January 2005 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

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Reader Aids
Document Number: FR-2005-01-31-ReaderAids
Type: Reader Aids
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Federal Register Office, National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, Individuals With Disabilities Education Act, as Amended by the Individuals With Disabilities Education Improvement Act of 2004
Document Number: E5-357
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Department of Education
The Secretary announces plans to hold the last of a series of public meetings to seek comments and suggestions from the public prior to developing and publishing proposed regulations to implement programs under the recently revised Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. Date and Time of Public Meeting: Thursday, February 24, 2005 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. and from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Filings Under the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935, as Amended (“Act”)
Document Number: E5-356
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
TransAlta Centralia Generation LLC, et al.; Electric Rate and Corporate Filings
Document Number: E5-354
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
USGen New England, Inc.; Notice of Availability of Environmental Assessment
Document Number: E5-351
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Midwest Hydro Inc.; Notice of Availability of Environmental Assessment
Document Number: E5-350
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Midwest Independent Transmission System Operator, Inc., et al.; Electric Rate and Corporate Filings
Document Number: E5-349
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Gulfstream Natural Gas System, L.L.C.; Notice of Compliance Filing
Document Number: E5-348
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Notice of Application and Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene, and Protests
Document Number: E5-347
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Notice Soliciting Comments, and Final Recommendations, Terms and Conditions, and Prescriptions
Document Number: E5-346
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Metcalf Energy Center, LLC; Notice of Issuance of Order
Document Number: E5-345
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Northern Natural Gas Company; Notice of Application
Document Number: E5-344
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Weaver's Cove Energy, L.L.C., Mill River Pipeline, L.L.C.; Notice of Limited Additional Period for Comment
Document Number: E5-342
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Notice of Application for Surrender of License and Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene, and Protests
Document Number: E5-341
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Ingleside Energy Center LNG Project; Notice of Technical Conference
Document Number: E5-340
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Commission Information Collection Activities, Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Extension
Document Number: E5-331
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
In compliance with the requirements of Section 3506(c)(2)(a) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. No. 104-13), the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) is soliciting public comment on the specific aspects of the information collection described below.
Gulfterra Texas Pipeline, LP; Notice of Technical Conference
Document Number: E5-330
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Amendments to Executive Order 13285, Relating to the President's Council on Service and Civic Participation
Document Number: 05-1886
Type: Executive Order
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Executive Office of the President, Presidential Documents
Clinical Center; Amended Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 05-1884
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Meeting of the Defense Department Advisory Committee on Women in the Services (DACOWITS)
Document Number: 05-1854
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
Pursuant to section 10(a), Public Law 92-463, as amended, notice is hereby given of a forthcoming meeting of the Defense Department Advisory Committee on Women in the Services (DACOWITS). The purpose of the Committee meeting is to discuss the 2004 DACOWITS Report. The meeting is open to the public, subject to the availability of space. Interested persons may submit a written statement for consideration by the Committee and make an oral presentation of such. Persons desiring to make an oral presentation or submit a written statement to the Committee must notify the point of contact listed below no later than 5 p.m., February 1, 2005. Oral presentations by members of the public will be permitted only on Thursday, February 3, 2005, from 4:30 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. before the full Committee. Presentations will be limited to two minutes. Number of oral presentations to be made will depend on the number of requests received from members of the public. Each person desiring to make an oral presentation must provide the point of contact listed below with one (1) copy of the presentation by 5 p.m., February 1, 2005, and bring 35 copies of any material that is intended for distribution at the meeting. Persons submitting a written statement must submit 35 copies of the statement to the DACOWITS staff by 5 p.m. on February 1, 2005.
NCCC Advisory Board Meeting
Document Number: 05-1848
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Corporation for National and Community Service, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Notice
Document Number: 05-1847
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Corporation for National and Community Service, Agencies and Commissions
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for Office of Management and Budget Review; Comment Request; Application for Food and Drug Administration Approval to Market a New Drug
Document Number: 05-1814
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is announcing that a proposed collection of information has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Background and Security Investigations in Proceedings Before Immigration Judges and the Board of Immigration Appeals
Document Number: 05-1782
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Department of Justice
This rule amends Department regulations governing removal and other proceedings before immigration judges and the Board of Immigration Appeals when a respondent has applied for particular forms of immigration relief allowing the alien to remain in the United States (including, but not limited to, asylum, adjustment of status to that of a lawful permanent resident, cancellation of removal, and withholding of removal), in order to ensure that the necessary identity, law enforcement, and security investigations are promptly initiated and have been completed by the Department of Homeland Security prior to the granting of such relief.
Sunshine Act Meetings of the Board of Directors and Four of the Board's Committees
Document Number: 05-1781
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Legal Services Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
60th Anniversary of the Liberation of the Auschwitz Concentration Camp, 2005
Document Number: 05-1776
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Executive Office of the President, Presidential Documents
Departmental Advisory Committee on Commercial Operations of Customs and Border Protection and Related Functions (COAC)
Document Number: 05-1769
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
This notice announces the date, time, and location for the first meeting of the ninth term of the Departmental Advisory Committee on Commercial Operations of Customs and Border Protection and Related Functions (COAC) and the expected agenda for its consideration. It also announces the new members of the committee.
National Science Board and Its Subdivisions; Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 05-1763
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: National Science Foundation, Agencies and Commissions
Draft Guidance for Industry on Abbreviated New Drug Applications: Impurities in Drug Substances; Chemistry, Manufacturing, and Controls Information; Availability
Document Number: 05-1752
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is announcing the availability of a draft guidance for industry entitled ``ANDAs: Impurities in Drug Substances; Chemistry, Manufacturing, and Controls Information.'' This draft guidance provides recommendations on what chemistry, manufacturing, and controls information to include regarding the reporting, identification, and qualification of impurities in drug substances produced by chemical synthesis when submitting documentation for an abbreviated new drug application (ANDA), drug master file (DMF), or a supplement to support changes in drug substance synthesis or process.
Notice of Proposed Changes to the Natural Resources Conservation Service's National Handbook of Conservation Practices
Document Number: 05-1745
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Notice is hereby given of the intention of NRCS to issue 21 new or revised conservation practice standards in its National Handbook of Conservation Practices. These standards include: Amendments for Treatment of Agricultural Waste (Code 591), Early Successional Habitat Development (Code 647), Firebreak (Code 394), Fuel Break (Code 383), Land Reclamation, Toxic Discharge Control (Code 455), Residue and Tillage Management Mulch Till (Code 345), Residue and Tillage ManagementNo Till/Strip Till/Direct Seed (Code 329), Residue and Tillage ManagementRidge Till (Code 346), Restoration and Management of Declining Habitats (Code 643), Riparian Herbaceous Cover (Code 390), Shallow Water Management for Wildlife (Code 646), Slash Treatment (Code 384), Streambank and Shoreline Protection (Code 580), Solid/Liquid Waste Separation Facility (Code 632), Upland Wildlife Habitat Management (Code 645), Use Exclusion (Code 472), Waste Treatment (Code 629), Wetland Creation (Code 658), Wetland Enhancement (Code 659), Wetland Restoration (Code 657), and Wetland Wildlife Habitat Management (Code 644). NRCS State Conservationists who choose to adopt these practices for use within their States will incorporate them into Section IV of their respective electronic Field Office Technical Guides. These practices may be used in conservation systems that treat highly erodible land, or on land determined to be wetland.
Fisheries of the Northeastern United States; Atlantic Herring Fishery
Document Number: 05-1744
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
NMFS proposes specifications for the 2005 Atlantic herring fishery, which would be maintained through 2006 unless stock and fishery conditions change substantially. The regulations for the Atlantic herring fishery require NMFS to publish specifications for the upcoming year and to provide an opportunity for public comment. The intent of the specifications is to conserve and manage the Atlantic herring resource and provide for a sustainable fishery. NMFS also proposes one clarification to the Atlantic herring regulations, which would remove references to the dates on which the proposed and final rules for the annual specifications must be published.
Culturally Significant Objects Imported for Exhibition Determinations: “Fra Angelico”
Document Number: 05-1742
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Department of State
Notice is hereby given of the following determinations: Pursuant to the authority vested in me by the Act of October 19, 1965 (79 Stat. 985; 22 U.S.C. 2459), Executive Order 12047 of March 27, 1978, the Foreign Affairs Reform and Restructuring Act of 1998 (112 Stat. 2681, et seq.; 22 U.S.C. 6501 note, et seq.), Delegation of Authority No. 234 of October 1, 1999, and Delegation of Authority No. 236 of October 19, 1999, as amended, and Delegation of Authority No. 257 of April 15, 2003 [68 FR 19875], I hereby determine that the objects to be included in the exhibition ``Fra Angelico,'' imported from abroad for temporary exhibition within the United States, are of cultural significance. The objects are imported pursuant to a loan agreement with the foreign owners. I also determine that the exhibition or display of the exhibit objects at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY from on or about October 25, 2005 to on or about January 29, 2006, and at possible additional venues yet to be determined, is in the national interest. Public Notice of these determinations is ordered to be published in the Federal Register.
Culturally Significant Objects Imported for Exhibition Determinations: “Degas Sculptures”
Document Number: 05-1741
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Department of State
Notice is hereby given of the following determinations: Pursuant to the authority vested in me by the Act of October 19, 1965 (79 Stat. 985; 22 U.S.C. 2459), Executive Order 12047 of March 27, 1978, the Foreign Affairs Reform and Restructuring Act of 1998 (112 Stat. 2681, et seq.; 22 U.S.C. 6501 note, et seq.), Delegation of Authority No. 234 of October 1, 1999, Delegation of Authority No. 236 of October 19, 1999, as amended, and Delegation of Authority No. 257 of April 15, 2003 [68 FR 19875], I hereby determine that the objects to be included in the exhibition ``Degas Sculptures'', imported from abroad for temporary exhibition within the United States, are of cultural significance. The objects are imported pursuant to loan agreements with the foreign owners. I also determine that the exhibition or display of the exhibit objects at the Milwaukee Art Museum, from on or about February 19, 2005, until on or about June 5, 2005, and at possible additional venues yet to be determined, is in the national interest. Public Notice of these Determinations is ordered to be published in the Federal Register.
Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Regulation Project
Document Number: 05-1740
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The Department of the Treasury, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Pub. L. 104-13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). Currently, the IRS is soliciting comments concerning an existing final regulation, REG-120168-97 (TD 8798), Preparer Due Diligence Requirements for Determining Earned Income Credit Eligibility.
Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 8849
Document Number: 05-1739
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The Department of the Treasury, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Pub. L. 104-13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). Currently, the IRS is soliciting comments concerning Form 8849,Claim for Refund of Excise Taxes.
Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Regulation Project
Document Number: 05-1738
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The Department of the Treasury, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13(44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). Currently, the IRS is soliciting comments concerning existing final regulations, REG-142299-01 and REG-209135-88, Certain Transfers of Property to Regulated Investment Companies (RICs) and Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs).
Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Regulation Project
Document Number: 05-1737
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The Department of the Treasury, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). Currently, the IRS is soliciting comments concerning existing final regulation, REG-136193-01, Notice of Significant Reduction in the Rate of Future Benefit Accrual.
Open Meeting of the Earned Income Tax Credit Committee of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel
Document Number: 05-1736
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
An open meeting of the Earned Income Tax Credit Committee of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel will be conducted (via teleconference). The Committee will be discussing issues pertaining to the IRS administration of the Earned Income Tax Credit.
Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 12196
Document Number: 05-1735
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-01-31
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The Department of the Treasury, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). Currently, the IRS is soliciting comments concerning Form 12196, Small Business Office Order Blank.