Case Type Number: 
Statute (Common Name): 
Federal Employees Health Care Protection Act of 1998
Program Area: 
Regulatory Authorities (CFR): 
5 CFR Part 890, Subpart J (5 CFR 890.1030 - 890.1041)
Filed By: 
Federal Agency
Brief Description of Case Type: 
Proceeding in which an FEHB provider may contest a Notice of Suspension from the FEHB program. Suspensions are intended to be temporary exclusions from based on certain specified grounds (e.g., pending indictment for criminal offense that would be the basis for mandatory debarment) pending completion of investigation or legal proceeding. Suspensions may last no longer than 12 months, unless a federal prosecuting official (such as a U.S. Attorney) requests an extension of up to 6 months in writing. In no event may a suspension last more than 18 months.
Relief Available in Actions Filed by Agency: 
Revocation/Suspension/Restriction of Existing Right or Privilege
Verified by Agency: 
Not verified