Title 14: Aeronautics and Space
CHAPTER III: COMMERCIAL SPACE TRANSPORTATION, FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
SUBCHAPTER B: PROCEDURE
PART 406: INVESTIGATIONS, ENFORCEMENT, AND ADMINISTRATIVE REVIEW
Subpart A: Investigations and Enforcement
406.5 - Administrative law judge's recommended decision in license, permit, and payload actions.
(a) The Associate Administrator, who shall make the final decision on the matter at issue, shall review the recommended decision of the administrative law judge. The Associate Administrator shall make such final decision within thirty days of issuance of the recommended decision.
(b) The authority and responsibility to review and decide rests solely with the Associate Administrator and may not be delegated.