45 CFR 1606.1 - Purpose.
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The purpose of this rule is to:
(a) Ensure that the Corporation is able to take timely action to deal with incidents of substantial noncompliance by recipients with a provision of the LSC Act, the Corporation's appropriations act or other law applicable to LSC funds, a Corporation rule, regulation, guideline or instruction, or the terms and conditions of the recipient's grant or contract with the Corporation;
(b) Provide timely and fair due process procedures, proportional to the proposed action, when the Corporation has made a preliminary decision to terminate a recipient's LSC grant or contract, to debar a recipient from receiving future LSC awards of financial assistance, or to impose a limited reduction in funding; and
(c) Ensure that scarce funds are provided to recipients who can provide the most effective and economical legal assistance to eligible clients.
(1) A reduction of funding required by law, including but not limited to a reduction in, or rescission of, the Corporation's appropriation that is apportioned among all recipients of the same class in proportion to their current level of funding;
(2) A reduction or deduction of LSC support for a recipient under the Corporation's fund balance regulation at45 CFR part 1628;
(3) A recovery of disallowed costs under the Corporation's regulation on costs standards and procedures at45 CFR part 1630;
(4) A withholding of funds pursuant to the Corporation's Private Attorney Involvement rule at45 CFR part 1614.
Title 45 published on 2014-10-01.
No entries appear in the Federal Register after this date, for 45 CFR Part 1606.