20 U.S. Code § 1097a - Administrative subpoenas
To assist the Secretary in the conduct of investigations of possible violations of the provisions of this subchapter and part C of subchapter I of chapter 34 of title 42, the Secretary is authorized to require by subpoena the production of information, documents, reports, answers, records, accounts, papers, and other documentary evidence pertaining to participation in any program under this subchapter and part C of subchapter I of chapter 34 of title 42. The production of any such records may be required from any place in a State.
Source(Pub. L. 89–329, title IV, § 490A, as added Pub. L. 105–244, title IV, § 490B,Oct. 7, 1998, 112 Stat. 1754.)