Scheme Nickname: 
ERISA program determinations

Administrative review of initial (program-level) determinations by PBGC relating to various ERISA program matters (e.g., plan coverage, premiums, penalties, pension benefit entitlement, amount of recapture, etc.) under Part 4003 (29 CFR pt. 4003). Generally, parties aggrieved by an initial determination must seek reconsideration by the Director of the department that issued the initial determination before filing an administrative appeal with PBGC's Appeals Board.

Adjudication Levels: 
LevelName of OfficeSub-Agency/Bureau/Division:Are administrative appeals permitted from final decisions at this stage?
Hearing Level
Office of the General Counsel
Types of Adjudication: 
Type B
Verified by Agency: 
Is this a Major Adjudication: