February 10, 2005 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Reader Aids
Document Number: FR-2005-02-10-ReaderAids
Type: Reader Aids
Date: 2005-02-10
Pacific Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting
Document Number: E5-573
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
The Pacific Fishery Management Council's (Council) Habitat Committee (HC) will hold a working meeting which is open to the public.
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: E5-572
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: E5-569
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
El Paso Natural Gas Company; Notice of Application for Abandonment
Document Number: E5-568
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Algonquin Gas Transmission, LLC; Notice of Request Under Blanket Authorization
Document Number: E5-566
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Northern Natural Gas Company; Notice of Petition for a Limited Waiver
Document Number: E5-565
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Carolina Power & Light Company, et al.; Electric Rate and Corporate Filings
Document Number: E5-564
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Gas Transmission Northwest Corporation; Notice of Annual Report�09
Document Number: E5-560
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Kern River Gas Transmission Company; Notice of Annual Threshold Report
Document Number: E5-559
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
TransColorado Gas Transmission Company; Notice of Negotiated Rate
Document Number: E5-558
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
East Tennessee Natural Gas, LLC; Notice of Compliance Filing
Document Number: E5-557
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Dominion Transmission, Inc.; Notice of Negotiated Rate
Document Number: E5-556
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
National Fuel Gas Supply Corporation; Notice of Tariff Filing
Document Number: E5-555
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Gas Transmission Northwest Corporation�09; Notice of Refund Report
Document Number: E5-554
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Northern Natural Gas Company; Notice of Compliance Filing
Document Number: E5-552
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
New York State Electric & Gas Corporation (NYSEG); Notice of Settlement Agreement and Soliciting Comments
Document Number: E5-551
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Lake Altoona Water Power Company, Inc.; Notice of Surrender of Preliminary Permit�09
Document Number: E5-547
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
City of Augusta, GA; Notice Dismissing Request for Rehearing
Document Number: E5-546
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Notice of Demonstration of Efiling Feature To Facilitate Electronic Service
Document Number: E5-545
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Notice of New Docket Query Service in eLibrary
Document Number: E5-544
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Gas Transmission Northwest Corporation; Notice of Negotiated Rate
Document Number: E5-542
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews and Request for Revocation in Part
Document Number: C5-1731
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration, Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
National Consumer Protection Week, 2005
Document Number: 05-2730
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Executive Office of the President, Presidential Documents
National African American History Month, 2005
Document Number: 05-2729
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Executive Office of the President, Presidential Documents
Sunshine Act Meeting; Open Commission Meeting Thursday, February 10, 2005
Document Number: 05-2684
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Federal Communications Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission will consider a Second Report and Order and First Order on Reconsideration concerning the carriage obligations of cable operators with respect to digital broadcasters. 2........................ Media........................... Title: WRGT Licensee, LLC for Assignment of License of WRGT-TV, Dayton, Ohio, to WRGT Licensee, LLC (New Nevada, LLC); WVAH Licensee, LLC for Assignment of License of WVAH-TV, Charleston, West Virginia, to WVAH Licensee, LLC (New Nevada, LLC); WTAT Licensee, LLC for Assignment of License of WTAT-TV, Charleston, South Carolina, to WTAT Licensee, LLC (New Nevada, LLC); Cunningham Broadcasting Corp. (Transferor) and Sinclair Acquisition XIII, Inc. (Transferee) for consent to transfer of control of television station WTTE-TV, Columbus, Ohio; Cunningham Broadcasting Corp. (Transferor) and Sinclair Acquisition XIII, Inc. (Transferee) For consent to transfer of control of television station WNUV-TV, Baltimore, Maryland. Summary: The Commission will consider a Memorandum Opinion and Order concerning an Application for Review filed by various licensee subsidiaries of Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. seeking review of a decision by the Media Bureau dismissing applications through which Sinclair sought to acquire television stations from the licensee subsidiaries of Cunningham Broadcasting Corporation. 3........................ Consumer & Governmental Affairs. Title: Rules and Regulations Implementing the Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991 (CG Docket No. 02-278). Summary: The Commission will consider a Second Order on Reconsideration addressing petitions for reconsideration filed regarding the national do- not-call registry and other TCPA rules. 4........................ Consumer & Governmental Affairs. Title: Rules and Regulations Implementing Minimum Customer Account Record Exchange Obligations on All Local and Interexchange Carriers (CG Docket No. 02-386).
Mexican Hass Avocado Import Program
Document Number: 05-2668
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
We are correcting an error in the rule portion of our final rule amending the fruits and vegetables regulations to expand the number of States in which fresh Hass avocado fruit grown in approved orchards in approved municipalities in Michoacan, Mexico, may be distributed and to allow the distribution of the avocados during all months of the year. The final rule was published in the Federal Register on November 30, 2004 (69 FR 69747-69774, Docket No. 03-022-5), and became effective on January 31, 2005.
Reports, Forms, and Record Keeping Requirements: Agency Information Collection Activity Under OMB Review; TSA Customer Comment Card
Document Number: 05-2631
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, Transportation Security Administration
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Transportation Security Administration, has submitted a request for emergency processing of a new public information collection to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-13, 44 U.S.C. 35). This notice announces that the Information Collection Request (ICR) abstracted below has been forwarded to OMB for review and comment. The ICR describes the nature of the information collection and its expected burden.
Maryland Three Airports: Enhanced Security Procedures for Operations at Certain Airports in the Washington, DC, Metropolitan Area Flight Restricted Zone
Document Number: 05-2630
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, Transportation Security Administration
This action transfers responsibility for ground security requirements and procedures at three Maryland airports that are located within the Washington, DC, Metropolitan Area Flight Restricted Zone, and for individuals operating aircraft to and from these airports, from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to TSA. These requirements and procedures were previously issued by the FAA, in coordination with TSA, in Special Federal Aviation Regulation (SFAR) 94. TSA is assuming responsibility for these requirements and procedures because TSA and FAA agree that they are best handled under TSA's authority over transportation security. These requirements and procedures will continue to enhance the security of the critical infrastructure and Federal government assets in the Washington, DC, Metropolitan Area.
Endangered Species; File No. 1516
Document Number: 05-2628
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Notice is hereby given that Thomas F. Savoy, CT Department of Environmental Protection, Marine Fisheries Division, P.O. Box 719, Old Lyme, Connecticut, 06371, has applied in due form for a permit to take shortnose sturgeon (Acipenser brevirostrum) for purposes of scientific research.
Marine Mammals; Photography Permit Application No. 1074-1779
Document Number: 05-2627
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Notice is hereby given that the Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology (Marc Dantzker, Principal Investigator), Macaulay Library, 159 Sapsucker Woods Road, Ithaca, New York, 14850, has applied in due form for a permit to conduct commercial/educational photography of several species of non-listed marine mammals.
Marine Mammals; File No. 984-1587
Document Number: 05-2626
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Notice is hereby given that Dr. Terrie Williams, Long Marine Lab, Institute of Marine Sciences, University of California at Santa Cruz, 100 Shaffer Road, Santa Cruz, CA 95060, has requested an addendum to an amendment request to scientific research Permit No. 984-1587-03.
Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act Provisions; Fisheries of the Northeastern United States; Northeast (NE) Multispecies Fishery; Reduction of the Yellowtail Flounder Trip Limit for the U.S./Canada Management Area
Document Number: 05-2625
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
NMFS announces that the Administrator, Northeast Region, NMFS (Regional Administrator), has projected that the total allowable catch (TAC) for Georges Bank (GB) yellowtail flounder allocated for harvest from the U.S./Canada Management Area will be fully harvested prior to the end of the fishing year if the rate of GB yellowtail flounder harvest remains at the current level. The Regional Administrator, therefore, is reducing the GB yellowtail flounder trip limit from 15,000 lb (6,408 kg) per trip to 5,000 lb (2,268 kg) per trip for NE multispecies days-at-sea (DAS) vessels fishing in the U.S./Canada Management Area, effective February 9, 2005.
Culturally Significant Objects Imported for Exhibition Determinations: “The Power of Conversation: Jewish Women and Their Salons”
Document Number: 05-2623
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
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 ``The Power of Conversation: Jewish Women and their Salons,'' 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 Jewish Museum, New York, NY, from on or about March 4, 2005, to on or about July 10, 2005; the McMullen Museum, Boston College, Boston, MA, from on or about August 22, 2005, to on or about December 4, 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.
Culturally Significant Objects Imported for Exhibition Determinations: “Thomas Demand”
Document Number: 05-2622
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
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 ``Thomas Demand,'' 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 Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY, from on or about March 1, 2005, to on or about May 30, 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.
Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) Request for Grant Proposals: Partnerships for Learning Youth Exchange and Study (P4L-YES) Program
Document Number: 05-2621
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Department of State
The Youth Programs Division, Office of Citizen Exchanges of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs announces an open competition for grants to support exchanges and relationship building between high school students from countries with significant Muslim populations and people of the United States. Public and private non-profit organizations meeting the provisions described in Internal Revenue Code section 26 U.S.C. 501(c)(3) and public institutions may submit proposals to recruit and select students and to carry out projects for an academic year or semester of study in the United States, incorporating themes promoting civil society and mutual understanding.
Alkyl Ether Amine Dicarboxyethyl Sodium Salts; Notice of Filing a Pesticide Petition to Establish a Tolerance Exemption for a Certain Pesticide Chemical in or on Food
Document Number: 05-2620
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
This notice announces the initial filing of a pesticide petition proposing the establishment of regulations for residues of a certain pesticide chemical in or on various food commodities.
Approval and Promulgation of Air Quality Implementation Plans; Texas; Revisions To Control Volatile Organic Compound Emissions From Consumer Related Sources
Document Number: 05-2616
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
EPA is taking direct final action to approve Texas State Implementation Plan (SIP) revisions. The revisions pertain to regulations to control volatile organic compound (VOC) emissions from consumer related sources. The control of VOC emissions will help to attain and maintain national ambient air quality standards for ozone in Texas. This approval will make the revised regulations Federally enforceable.
Approval and Promulgation of Air Quality Implementation Plans; Texas; Revisions to Control Volatile Organic Compound Emissions From Consumer Related Sources
Document Number: 05-2615
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
EPA is proposing to approve Texas State Implementation Plan (SIP) revisions. The revisions pertain to regulations to control volatile organic compound (VOC) emissions from consumer related sources. The control of VOC emissions will help to attain and maintain national ambient air quality standards for ozone in Texas. This approval will make the revised regulations Federally enforceable.
Pesticides; Removal of Expired Time-limited Tolerances for Emergency Exemptions
Document Number: 05-2614
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
EPA is amending 40 CFR part 180 to remove time-limited tolerances for several pesticides that were originally established to support emergency exemptions issued under section 18 of the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA). These time-limited tolerances are being removed from 40 CFR part 180 because they have since expired. The expired time-limited tolerances are obsolete and therefore unnecessary and are being removed with this final rule to ensure that the regulatory listings of tolerances is properly updated.
Carolina Steel Drum Superfund Site; Notice of Proposed Settlement
Document Number: 05-2613
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-10
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
The United States Environmental Protection Agency is proposing to enter into a settlement for the partial reimbursement of past response costs with the de minimis party Gresco Manufacturing, Inc. pursuant to section 122 of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA), 42 U.S.C. 9622(h)(1) concerning the Carolina Steel Drug Superfund Site (Site) located in Rock Hill, York County, South Carolina. EPA will consider public comments on the proposed settlement for March 14, 2005. EPA may withdraw from or modify the proposed settlement should such comments disclose facts or considerations which indicate the proposed settlement is inappropriate, improper or inadequate. Copies of the proposed settlement are available from Ms. Paula V. Batchelor, U.S. EPA, Region 4, (WMD-SEIMB), 61 Forsyth Street, SW., Atlanta, Georgia 30303, (404) 562-8887, Batchelor.Paula@EPA.gov. Written comments may be submitted to Ms. Batchelor within 30 calendar days of the date of this publication.