7 CFR § 760.801 - Administration.
(b) State and county committees and representatives do not have the authority to modify or waive any of the provisions of this part.
(2) Require a county committee to withhold taking or reverse any action that is not in accordance with this part.
(d) No provision or delegation to a State or county committee will prevent the Deputy Administrator for Farm Programs from determining any question arising under the program or from reversing or modifying any determination made by a State or county committee.
(e) The Deputy Administrator for Farm Programs may authorize State and county committees to waive or modify non-statutory deadlines or other program requirements in cases where lateness or failure to meet such does not adversely affect the operation of the program.