Scheme Nickname: 
Formal adjudication - civil penalties under PFCRA & lobbying restrictions

Formal administrative enforcement proceedings relating to: (1) civil penalties under the Program Fraud Civil Remedies Act (PFCRA); and (2) civil penalties for violations of restriction on use of federal funds by federal grantees or contractors (here, from USAID) to lobby or influence a member of Congress, his/her staff, or an officer or employee of another federal agency. (22 CFR Parts 224 & 227)

Adjudication Levels: 
LevelName of OfficeSub-Agency/Bureau/Division:Are administrative appeals permitted from final decisions at this stage?
Hearing Level
Office of the Administrator
Yes (All Types of Cases)
Appeal Level 1
Types of Adjudication: 
Type A
Verified by Agency: 
Not verified
Is this a Major Adjudication: