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U.S. Department of Education: Promoting Educational Excellence for all Americans
Statute: TITLE I / D / 682 / b / 2

(2) Peer-review panels for particular competitions.--

(A) Composition.--The Secretary shall ensure that each subpanel selected from the standing panel that reviews an application under subpart 2 or 3 includes--

(i) individuals with knowledge and expertise on the issues addressed by the activities described in the application; and

(ii) to the extent practicable, parents of children with disabilities ages birth through 26, individuals with disabilities, and persons from diverse backgrounds.

(B) Federal employment limitation.--A majority of the individuals on each subpanel that reviews an application under subpart 2 or 3 shall be individuals who are not employees of the Federal Government.