Under federal regulation 14 CFR §13.202, the Administrator of the FAA serves as the "decisionmaker" on appeals from the decisions of the Department of Transportation administrative law judges in civil penalty cases. The Office of Adjudication, Civil Penalty Appeals advises the Administrator on such matters.
- Frequently Asked Questions About FAA Civil Penalty Adjudication Proceedings (PDF)
- Procedural Rules
- Case File
- Delegation of Authority