• Part Number:
  • Part Number Title:
    State Plans for the Development and Enforcement of State Standards
  • Subpart:
    1902 Subpart D
  • Subpart Title:
    Procedures for Determinations Under section 18(e) of the Act
  • Standard Number:
  • Title:
    Evaluation of plan following certification.
  • GPO Source:

Following the publication in the FEDERAL REGISTER under §1902.34 of the certification acknowledging the completion of all developmental steps specified in the plan, or any portion thereof, the Assistant Secretary will evaluate and monitor the actual operations under the State plan for at least 1 year before determining whether the State is eligible for an 18(e) determination. The evaluation will assess the actual operation of the State's fully implemented program in accordance with the criteria in §1902.37 and take into account any information available to the Assistant Secretary affecting the State's program.
The Assistant Regional Director shall prepare a semi-annual report of his evaluation of the actual operations under the State plan or any portion thereof in narrative form. The Assistant Regional Director's evaluation report will be transmitted to the Assistant Secretary who will then transmit the report to the State. The State shall be afforded an opportunity to respond to each evaluation report.

[40 FR 54782. Nov. 26, 1975, as amended at 42 FR 58746, Nov. 11, 1977]