June 7, 2005 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Reader Aids
Document Number: FR-2005-06-07-ReaderAids
Type: Reader Aids
Date: 2005-06-07
Open Meeting of the Area 3 Taxpayer Advocacy Panel (Including the States of Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Arkansas, and Puerto Rico)
Document Number: E5-2910
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
An open meeting of the Area 3 Taxpayer Advocacy Panel will be conducted (via teleconference). The Taxpayer Advocacy Panel is soliciting public comments, ideas, and suggestions on improving customer service at the Internal Revenue Service.
Open Meeting of the Area 7 Taxpayer Advocacy Panel (Including the States of Alaska, California, Hawaii, and Nevada)
Document Number: E5-2909
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
An open meeting of the Area 7 committee of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel will be conducted in San Francisco, CA. The Taxpayer Advocacy Panel (TAP) is soliciting public comments, ideas, and suggestions on improving customer service at the Internal Revenue Service. The TAP will use citizen input to make recommendations to the Internal Revenue Service.
Proposed Information Collection Activity: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: E5-2908
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension of a currently approved collection and allow 60 days for public comment in response to this notice. This notice solicits comments on the information needed to audit accountings of fiduciaries.
Proposed Information Collection Activity: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: E5-2907
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension of a currently approved collection and allow 60 days for public comment in response to this notice. This notice solicits comments for information needed to determine whether supplies requested for a veteran's rehabilitation program are necessary.
Proposed Information Collection Activity: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: E5-2906
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension of a currently approved collection, and allow 60 days for public comment in response to this notice. This notice solicits comments on the information needed to determine if courses offered by a flight school should be approved.
Proposed Information Collection Activity: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: E5-2905
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension of a currently approved collection and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments on the information needed to determine a veteran's child between the ages of 18 and 23 years old is attending school.
Proposed Information Collection Activity: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: E5-2904
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension of a currently approved collection for which approval has expired and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments on the information needed to determine a claimant's eligibility for automobile allowance and adaptive equipment.
Agency Information Collection Activities Under OMB Review
Document Number: E5-2903
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501-3521), this notice announces that the Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs, has submitted the collection of information abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The PRA submission describes the nature of the information collection and its expected cost and burden; it includes the actual data collection instrument.
Agency Information Collection Activities Under OMB Review
Document Number: E5-2902
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 35013521), this notice announces that the Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs, has submitted the collection of information abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The PRA submission describes the nature of the information collection and its expected cost and burden; it includes the actual data collection instrument.
Agency Information Collection Activities Under OMB Review
Document Number: E5-2901
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501-3521), this notice announces that the Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs, has submitted the collection of information abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The PRA submission describes the nature of the information collection and its expected cost and burden; it includes the actual data collection instrument.
Notice of Proposal To Amend Articles of Incorporation; Order Authorizing the Solicitation of Proxies
Document Number: E5-2898
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice of Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review: Certain Welded Carbon Steel Pipe and Tube from Turkey
Document Number: E5-2887
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
In response to a request by domestic interested parties, Allied Tube and Conduit Corporation (``Allied Tube'') and Wheatland Tube Company (``Wheatland''), the Department of Commerce (``the Department'') is conducting an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain welded carbon steel pipe and tube (``welded pipe and tube'') from Turkey. This review covers the following two producers/exporters of the subject merchandise: (1) the Y[uuml]cel Group (``Y[uuml]cel''), which includes [Ccedil]ayirova Boru Sanayi ve Ticaret A.S. (``[Ccedil]ayirova'') and its affiliate, Y[uuml]cel Boru Ithalat-Ihracat ve Pazarlama A.S. and (2) the Borusan Group (``Borusan''). We preliminarily determine that both Y[uuml]cel and Borusan made sales below normal value (``NV''). If these preliminary results are adopted in our final results, we will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection (``CBP'') to assess antidumping duties based on the difference between the export price (``EP'') and the NV.
Stainless Steel Plate in Coils from Taiwan; Preliminary Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: E5-2886
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Notice of Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review and Partial Rescission: Certain Softwood Lumber Products From Canada
Document Number: E5-2885
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the Department) is conducting an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on Certain Softwood Lumber Products from Canada for the period May 1, 2003, to April 30, 2004 (the POR). We preliminarily determine that sales of subject merchandise made by Abitibi-Consolidated Inc. (Abitibi), Buchanan Lumber Sales Inc. (Buchanan), Canfor Corporation (Canfor), Tembec Inc. (Tembec), Tolko Industries Ltd. (Tolko), Weldwood of Canada Limited (Weldwood), West Fraser Mills Ltd. (West Fraser), and Weyerhaeuser Company (Weyerhaeuser), have been made below normal value. In addition, based on the preliminary results for these respondents selected for individual review, we have preliminarily determined a weighted-average margin for those companies that requested, but were not selected for, individual review. If these preliminary results are adopted in our final results, we will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to assess antidumping duties on appropriate entries based on the difference between the export price and constructed export price, and the normal value. Furthermore, requests for review of the antidumping order for the following thirteen companies were withdrawn: Age Cedar Products, Anderson Wholesale, Inc., Bay Forest Products Ltd., Coast Forest & Lumber Assoc., Coast Lumber, Inc., Duluth Timber Company, Les Produits Forestiers Latierre, North Pacific, Usine Sartigan Inc., Council of Forest Industries, Specialites G.D.S. Inc., BC Veneer Products Ltd., and Edge Grain Forest Products. Because the withdrawal requests were timely and there were no other requests for review of the companies, we are rescinding the review for these companies. See 19 CFR 351.213(d)(i). Interested parties are invited to comment on these preliminary results and partial rescission.
Notice of Preliminary Results of Countervailing Duty Administrative Review: Certain Softwood Lumber Products from Canada
Document Number: E5-2884
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the Department) is conducting an administrative review of the countervailing duty order on certain softwood lumber products from Canada for the period April 1, 2003, through March 31, 2004. If the final results remain the same as these preliminary results of administrative review, we will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to assess countervailing duties as detailed in the ``Preliminary Results of Review'' section of this notice. Interested parties are invited to comment on these preliminary results. (See Public Comment section of this notice.)
La Paloma Generating Company, LLC, et al.; Electric Rate and Corporate Filings
Document Number: E5-2883
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Notice of Filings
Document Number: E5-2882
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Commission Information Collection Activities, Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Extension
Document Number: E5-2881
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
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. 104-13), the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) is soliciting public comment on the specific aspects of the information collection described below.
Commission Information Collection Activities, Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Extension
Document Number: E5-2880
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
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. 104-13), the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) is soliciting public comment on the specific aspects of the information collection described below.
Notice of Submission of Proposed Information Collection to OMB; Land Survey Report for Insured Multifamily Projects
Document Number: E5-2878
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
The proposed information collection requirement described below has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal. To secure a marketable title and title insurance for their property, multifamily projects submit a land survey and related information. HUD is requesting an extension of the currently approved collection.
Phytosanitary Treatments; Location of Treatment Schedules and Other Requirements
Document Number: 05-9387
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
This final rule amends the plant health regulations by adding to 7 CFR part 305 treatment schedules and related requirements that now appear in the Plant Protection and Quarantine Treatment Manual and by removing the Plant Protection and Quarantine Treatment Manual from the list of material that is incorporated by reference into the regulations. We are taking this action to simplify the process for amending treatment schedules and related requirements and to more clearly distinguish between treatment-related requirements and nonbinding administrative information, which the Plant Protection and Quarantine Treatment Manual also contains.
National Child's Day, 2005
Document Number: 05-11457
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Executive Office of the President, Presidential Documents
Sunshine Act Meeting; Farm Credit Administration Board
Document Number: 05-11375
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Farm Credit Administration, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given, pursuant to the Government in the Sunshine Act (5 U.S.C. 552b(e)(3)), of the regular meeting of the Farm Credit Administration Board (Board).
Study Team for the Los Alamos Historical Document Retrieval and Assessment (LAHDRA) Project
Document Number: 05-11363
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 05-11350
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Wisconsin District Advisory Council; Public Meeting
Document Number: 05-11296
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Small Business Administration, Agencies and Commissions
Region III Regulatory Fairness Board; Public Federal Regulatory Enforcement Fairness Hearing
Document Number: 05-11295
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Small Business Administration, Agencies and Commissions
Notice of Proposed Information Collection for 1029-0027 and 1029-0036
Document Number: 05-11294
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Department of the Interior, Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement, Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement Office
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSM) is announcing its intention to request approval to continue the collections of information under 30 CFR part 740, Surface Coal Mining and Reclamation Operations on Federal Lands; and 30 CFR part 780, Surface Mining Permit ApplicationsMinimum Requirements for Reclamation and Operation Plans. These information collection activities were previously approved by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), and assigned clearance numbers 1029-0027 and -0036, respectively.
Student Assistance General Provisions, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Federal Family Education Loan, Federal Work-Study, Federal Perkins Loan, Federal Pell Grant, Leveraging Educational Assistance Partnership, and William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Programs
Document Number: 05-11291
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Department of Education
The Secretary announces deadline dates for the receipt of documents and other information from institutions and applicants for the Federal student aid programs authorized under Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended, for the 2005-2006 award year. The Federal student aid programs include the Federal Perkins Loan, Federal Work-Study, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Federal Family Education Loan, William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan, Federal Pell Grant, and Leveraging Educational Assistance Partnership programs. These programs, administered by the U.S. Department of Education (Department), provide financial assistance to students attending eligible postsecondary educational institutions to help them pay their educational costs. Deadline and Submission Dates: See Tables A and B at the end of this notice.
Fisheries of the Caribbean, Gulf of Mexico, and South Atlantic; Reef Fish Fishery of the Gulf of Mexico; Trip Limit Reduction for Gulf of Mexico Grouper Fishery
Document Number: 05-11290
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
NMFS reduces the combined trip limit for the commercial shallow-water and deep-water grouper fisheries in the exclusive economic zone of the Gulf of Mexico to 7,500 lb (3,402 kg) per trip. The intended effect of trip limit reduction is to moderate the rate of harvest of the available quotas and, thereby, reduce the adverse social and economic effects of derby fishing, enable more effective quota monitoring, and reduce the probability of overfishing.
Fisheries of the Northeastern United States; Summer Flounder Fishery; Quota Transfer
Document Number: 05-11289
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
NMFS announces that it has approved the request of the State of North Carolina to transfer 82,774 lb (37,546 kg) of commercial summer flounder quota to the States of Maine, Connecticut, New York, and Maryland, and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, in accordance with the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC) Addendum XV to the Summer Flounder, Scup, and Black Sea Bass Fishery Management Plan (FMP). By this action, NMFS adjusts the quotas and announces the revised commercial quota for each state involved.
Aviation Proceedings, Agreements Filed the Week Ending May 20, 2005
Document Number: 05-11288
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Transportation
Announcement of Meeting of the International Telecommunication Advisory Committee
Document Number: 05-11285
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Department of State
The International Telecommunication Advisory Committee announces a meeting to prepare positions for the next meeting of the ITU-T Study Group 3 (Tariff and accounting principles including related telecommunication economic and policy issues). Members of the public will be admitted to the extent that seating is available, and may join in the discussions, subject to the instructions of the Chair. Directions to the meeting location and conference bridge information may be obtained from minardje@state.gov. The International Telecommunication Advisory Committee (ITAC) will meet on Thursday, June 16, 2005 to initiate preparation of U.S. contributions to ITU-T Study Group 3 (Tariff and accounting principles including related telecommunication economic and policy issues) and discuss other matters associated with U.S. participation in the next Study Group 3 meeting. The meeting will be held at the AT&T Innovation Center, 1133 21st Street, Suite 210, Washington, DC 20036.
Shipping Coordinating Committee; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 05-11284
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Department of State
Charter for the Enterprise for the Americas Board
Document Number: 05-11283
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Department of State