Scheme Nickname: 
Debt collection

Informal adjudication in which a debtor may seek administrative review of a notice of debt related to a delinquent non-tax debt owed to PBGC or another federal agency prior to such action becoming final. Collection methods include salary offset, administrative offset, and administrative wage garnishment. (29 CFR Part 4093)

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Comments/Notes on Adjudication Type(s): 
PBGC regulations provide that administrative hearings are conducted by "reviewing officials" retained by the agency "who [are] not under the supervision of the Director of the PBGC." (29 CFR 4903.13(e)(3)).
Resources & Articles: 
Proposed Rule Revising Debt Collection Rules: 75 Fed. Reg. 42,662 (July 22, 2010)
Final Rule - Revising Debt Collection Rules: 5 Fed. Reg, 68,203 (Nov. 5, 2010)
Other Comments: 
PBGC promulgated revised regulations in 2010 to "strengthen [its] debt collection program." (75 Fed.. Reg. at 42,662).
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Is this a Major Adjudication: