20 U.S. Code § 1234c - Remedies for existing violations
(a) Whenever the Secretary has reason to believe that any recipient of funds under any applicable program is failing to comply substantially with any requirement of law applicable to such funds, the Secretary may—
withhold further payments under that program, as authorized by section 1234d of this title;
issue a complaint to compel compliance through a cease and desist order of the Office, as authorized by section 1234e of this title;
take any other action authorized by law with respect to the recipient.
1988—Pub. L. 100–297 amended section generally, substituting provisions relating to remedies for existing violations for provisions relating to cease and desist orders. See section 1234e of this title.