July 2005 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

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Endangered and Threatened Species; Take of Anadromous Fish
Document Number: 05-14720
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Between November 5, 2004, and June 15, 2005, NMFS' Northwest Region issued 23 permits and permit modifications (and one permit amendment) allowing endangered and threatened species of Pacific salmon and steelhead to be taken for scientific research purposes under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) of 1973, as amended. The research actions and the species they affect are listed in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section below.
Endangered and Threatened Species; Take of Anadromous Fish
Document Number: 05-14719
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Notice is hereby given that NMFS has received a scientific research permit application request relating to Pacific salmon. The proposed research is intended to increase knowledge of species listed under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) and to help guide management and conservation efforts.
Taking of Marine Mammals Incidental to Commercial Fishing Operations; Atlantic Large Whale Take Reduction Plan (ALWTRP)
Document Number: 05-14718
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
The Assistant Administrator for Fisheries (AA), NOAA, announces temporary restrictions consistent with the requirements of the ALWTRP's implementing regulations. These regulations apply to lobster trap/pot and anchored gillnet fishermen in an area totaling approximately 2,980 nm\2\ (10,221 km\2\) in July, and 3,120 nm\2\ (10,221 km\2\) in August, southeast of Chatham, MA for 15 days. The purpose of this action is to provide protection to an aggregation of northern right whales (right whales).
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 05-14717
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Federal Reserve System, Agencies and Commissions
Background
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submitted for Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 05-14716
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Department of the Interior, Minerals Management Service
To comply with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), we are notifying the public that we have submitted to OMB an information collection request (ICR) to renew approval of the paperwork requirements in the regulations under 30 CFR part 250, Subpart M, Unitization. This notice also provides the public a second opportunity to comment on the paperwork burden of these regulatory requirements.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submitted for Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 05-14715
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Department of the Interior, Minerals Management Service
To comply with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), we are notifying the public that we have submitted to OMB an information collection request (ICR) to renew approval of the paperwork requirements in the regulations under 30 CFR part 250, Subpart D, ``Oil and Gas Drilling Operations,'' and related documents. This notice also provides the public a second opportunity to comment on the paperwork burden of these regulatory requirements.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submitted for Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 05-14714
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Department of the Interior, Minerals Management Service
To comply with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), we are notifying the public that we have submitted to OMB an information collection request (ICR) to renew approval of the paperwork requirements in the regulations under 30 CFR part 250, ``Subpart K, Oil and Gas Production Rates,'' and related documents. This notice also provides the public a second opportunity to comment on the paperwork burden of these regulatory requirements.
Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; 5-Year Review of 13 Southeastern Species
Document Number: 05-14713
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Fish and Wildlife Service, Department of the Interior
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) announces a 5- year review of the Bachman's warbler (Vermivora bachmanii), Conasauga logperch (Percina jenkinsi), Cumberland bean (Villosa trabalis), speckled pocketbook (Lampsilis streckeri), little amphianthus (Amphianthus pusillus), hairy rattleweed (Baptisia arachnifera), Geocarpon minimum (no common name), black-spored quillwort (Isoetes melanospora), mat-forming quillwort (Isoetes tegetiformans), white- haired goldenrod (Solidago albopilosa), Short's goldenrod (Solidago shortii), persistent trillium (Trillium persistens), and relict trillium (Trillium reliquum) under section 4(c)(2) of the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended (Act). The purpose of reviews conducted under this section of the Act is to ensure that the classification of species as threatened or endangered on the List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants (50 CFR 17.11 and 17.12) is accurate. The 5-year review is an assessment of the best scientific and commercial data available at the time of the review.
Combating Exploitive Child Labor Through Education in Pakistan
Document Number: 05-14711
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Labor
The U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of International Labor Affairs, will award up to U.S. $4 million through one or more cooperative agreements to an organization or organizations to improve access to and quality of education programs as a means to combat exploitive child labor in Pakistan. Projects funded under this solicitation will provide educational and training opportunities to children as a means of removing and/or preventing them from engaging in exploitive work or the worst forms of child labor, as defined by ILO Convention 182. The activities funded will complement and expand upon existing projects and programs to improve basic education in Pakistan. Applications must respond to the entire Statement of Work outlined in this solicitation. In Pakistan, activities under these cooperative agreements will provide the direct delivery of quality basic education to working children and those at risk of entering work, and will result in their enrollment, persistence, and completion of an education or training program.
Order Terminating Proceeding
Document Number: 05-14710
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke; Amended Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 05-14709
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institutes of Mental Health; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 05-14708
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Toxicology Program (NTP); NTP Interagency Center for the Evaluation of Alternative Toxicological Methods (NICEATM); Availability of Revised Analyses and Proposed Reference Substances for In Vitro Test Methods for Identifying Ocular Corrosives and Severe Irritants
Document Number: 05-14707
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services
NICEATM announces the availability of revised analyses for four in vitro test methods proposed for detecting ocular corrosives and severe irritants [the Bovine Corneal Opacity and Permeability (BCOP) assay, the Hen's Egg TestChorion Allantoic Membrane (HET-CAM), the Isolated Rabbit Eye (IRE) assay, and the Isolated Chicken Eye (ICE) assay]. A revised list of proposed reference substances for validation studies on in vitro test methods for identifying ocular corrosives and severe irritants is also available. The revised analyses and list of proposed reference substances are provided in an addendum that is applicable to each of four draft Background Review Documents (BRDs) that were released to the public on November 3, 2004. The NICEATM invites public comment on the information provided in this addendum. Copies of the draft BRDs and addendum may be obtained on the ICCVAM/ NICEATM Web site (http://iccvam.niehs.nih.gov see ``Reports & Background Documents''), or by contacting NICEATM at the address given below.
National Eye Institute; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 05-14706
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Eye Institute; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 05-14705
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Human Genome Research Institute; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 05-14704
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 05-14703
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 05-14702
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Eye Institute; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 05-14701
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Eye Institute; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 05-14700
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute on Aging; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 05-14699
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Agency Information Collection Activities; Announcement of Office of Management and Budget Approval; State Petitions for Exemption From Preemption
Document Number: 05-14697
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is announcing that a collection of information entitled ``State Petitions for Exemption From Preemption'' has been approved by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Oral Dosage Form New Animal Drugs; Tiamulin Liquid Concentrate
Document Number: 05-14696
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is amending the animal drug regulations to reflect approval of an abbreviated new animal drug application (ANADA) filed by Phoenix Scientific, Inc. The ANADA provides for use of tiamulin concentrate solution to prepare medicated drinking water for the treatment of swine dysentery and swine pneumonia.
Determination of Regulatory Review Period for Purposes of Patent Extension; CLARINEX
Document Number: 05-14695
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has determined the regulatory review period for CLARINEX and is publishing this notice of that determination as required by law. FDA has made the determination because of the submission of an application to the Director of Patents and Trademarks, Department of Commerce, for the extension of a patent which claims that human drug product.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Announcement of Office of Management and Budget Approval; Allergen Labeling of Food Products Consumer Preference Survey and Experimental Study on Allergen Labeling of Food Products
Document Number: 05-14694
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is announcing that a collection of information entitled ``Allergen Labeling of Food Products Consumer Preference Survey and Experimental Study on Allergen Labeling of Food Products'' has been approved by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Office of Fossil Energy; Ocean State Power II; Order Granting Authority to Import Natural Gas From Canada
Document Number: 05-14693
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Department of Energy
The Office of Fossil Energy (FE) gives notice that it issued DOE/FE Order No. 2105 granting Ocean State Power II authority to import up to 25,339 million British thermal units per day of natural gas from Canada, under a North American Energy Standards Board base contract with ProGas Limited, for a term of three years that began on March 1, 2005. This Order may be found on the FE Web site at http://www.fe.doe.gov (select gas regulation). It is also available for inspection and copying in the Office of Natural Gas Regulatory Activities Docket Room, 3E-033, Forrestal Building, 1000 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20585-0334, (202) 586-9478. The Docket Room is open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays.
Office of Fossil Energy; Ocean State Power I; Order Granting Authority To Import Natural Gas From Canada
Document Number: 05-14692
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Department of Energy
The Office of Fossil Energy (FE) gives notice that it issued DOE/FE Order No. 2103 granting Ocean State Power I authority to import up to 50,679 million British thermal units per day of natural gas from Canada, under a North American Energy Standards Board base contract with ProGas Limited, for a term of three years that began on March 1, 2005. This Order may be found on the FE Web site at http://www.fe.doe.gov (select gas regulation). It is also available for inspection and copying in the Office of Natural Gas Regulatory Activities Docket Room, 3E-033, Forrestal Building, 1000 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20585-0334, (202) 586-9478. The Docket Room is open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays.
Office of Fossil Energy; Ocean State Power II; Order Granting Authority To Import Natural Gas From Canada
Document Number: 05-14691
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Department of Energy
The Office of Fossil Energy (FE) gives notice that it issued DOE/FE Order No. 2104 granting Ocean State Power II authority to import up to 25,339 million British thermal units per day of natural gas from Canada, under a North American Energy Standards Board base contract with Cargill Gas Marketing Ltd., for a term of three years that began on March 1, 2005. This Order may be found on the FE Web site at http://www.fe.doe.gov (select gas regulation). It is also available for inspection and copying in the Office of Natural Gas Regulatory Activities Docket Room, 3E-033, Forrestal Building, 1000 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20585-0334, (202) 586-9478. The Docket Room is open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays.
Construction and Operation of the Proposed Big Stone II Power Plant and Transmission Project, South Dakota and Minnesota
Document Number: 05-14690
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Department of Energy, Western Area Power Administration
This notice advises the public that the Western Area Power Administration (Western), U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), is extending the scoping period for the Construction and Operation of the Proposed Big Stone II Power Plant and Transmission Project, South Dakota and Minnesota, Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) to August 29, 2005.
Notice of Information Collection
Document Number: 05-14689
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 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)).
Notice of Information Collection Under OMB Review
Document Number: 05-14688
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 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)).
Application to Export Electric Energy; Morgan Stanley Capital Group Inc.
Document Number: 05-14687
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Department of Energy
Morgan Stanley Capital Group Inc. (MSCG) has applied to renew its authorization to transmit electric energy from the United States to Canada pursuant to section 202(e) of the Federal Power Act.
Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge Reservation
Document Number: 05-14686
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Department of Energy
This notice announces a meeting of the Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board (EMSSAB), Oak Ridge Reservation. The Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463, 86 Stat. 770) requires that public notice of this meeting be announced in the Federal Register.
Proposed Data Collections Submitted for Public Comment and Recommendations
Document Number: 05-14682
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Proposed Data Collections Submitted for Public Comment and Recommendations
Document Number: 05-14681
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Proposed Data Collections Submitted for Public Comment and Recommendations
Document Number: 05-14680
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Notice of Petitions by Producing Firms for Determination of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: 05-14679
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
National Task Force on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome and Fetal Alcohol Effect: Conference Call Meeting
Document Number: 05-14677
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Revisions to a Currently Approved Information Collection Form; Request for Comments
Document Number: 05-14676
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Reclamation Bureau
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), the Bureau of Reclamation (Reclamation) intends to submit a request for renewal of an existing approved information collection form, Right-of-Use Application (Form 7-2540), to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). Before submitting this revised Right- of-Use Application form (application) to the Office of Management and Budget for review of the information collection requirements, Reclamation requests public comments on specific aspects of the application form.
National Center for Environmental Health/Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
Document Number: 05-14675
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 05-14664
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is submitting a request for reinstatement of a previously approved collection of information under the emergency processing procedures in Office of Management and Budget (OMB) regulation 5 CFR 1320.13. FEMA is requesting that this information collection be approved by August 26, 2005. The approval will authorize FEMA to use the collection through February 26, 2006. To help us with the timely processing of the emergency clearance submission to OMB, FEMA invites the general public to comment on the proposed collection of information.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 05-14663
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
The Federal Emergency Management Agency, 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 continuing information collections. In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)), this notice seeks comments concerning Write Your Own Companies requirements to submit financial data to FEMA on a monthly basis.
Final Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: 05-14662
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Base (1% annual chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) and modified BFEs are made final for the communities listed below. The BFEs and modified BFEs are the basis for the floodplain management measures that each community is required either to adopt or to show evidence of being already in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).
Final Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: 05-14661
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Base (1% annual chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) and modified BFEs are made final for the communities listed below. The BFEs and modified BFEs are the basis for the floodplain management measures that each community is required either to adopt or to show evidence of being already in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).
Changes in Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: 05-14660
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This interim rule lists communities where modification of the Base (1% annual chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) is appropriate because of new scientific or technical data. New flood insurance premium rates will be calculated from the modified BFEs for new buildings and their contents.
Public Safety Officers' Benefits Program
Document Number: 05-14659
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Justice Programs Office
The Office of Justice Programs, Department of Justice, proposes this rule to amend regulations which implement the Public Safety Officers' Benefits Act, as amended. The Act provides financial support to certain public safety officers, or their survivors and families, when such officers die, or become permanently and totally disabled, as a result of line-of-duty injuries. The proposed rule would incorporate recent statutory amendments to the program, specifically, to provide coverage for chaplains and the addition of certain life insurance beneficiaries, and to provide coverage for certain heart attack and stroke cases. The proposed rule also would amend the regulations to incorporate longstanding internal agency policy and practice, court decisions, and certain technical changes, in order to make the regulations more comprehensive and user-friendly.
Forms Submitted to the Office of Management and Budget for Extension of Clearance
Document Number: 05-14658
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Selective Service System, Agencies and Commissions
Minor Amendments To Rule on Inventions and Patents Resulting From Grants, Cooperative Agreements, and Contracts
Document Number: 05-14657
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: National Science Foundation, Agencies and Commissions
This final rule will amend the NSF Patents regulation to require grantees to use an electronic reporting and management system for inventions made with NSF assistance.
Changes to Exemptions Under CFR Part 613-Privacy Act Regulations
Document Number: 05-14656
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: National Science Foundation, Agencies and Commissions
This final rule will amend the Privacy Act regulations at 45 CFR 613.5, Exemptions, by adding a new subsection (g), Statistical records. The amendment exempts three systems of NSF statistical records, ``Doctorate Records Files,'' ``Doctorate Work History Files'' and ``National Survey of Recent College Graduates & Follow-up Files'' from the application of 5 U.S.C. 552a(c)(3), (d), (e)(1), (e)(4)(G), (H), and (I), and (f) pursuant to Privacy Act exemption (k)(4), 5 U.S.C. 552a(k)(4). Exemption (k)(4) permits exemption if the system of records is ``required by statute to be maintained and used solely as statistical records.'' The three named NSF/Science Resource Studies systems of records contain statistical data required by subsection 14(i) of the NSF Act of 1950, as amended, and Title V of the Confidential Information Protection and Statistical Efficiency Act of 2002 (CIPSEA), to be used for statistical purposes only, and thus meet the requirements of exemption (k)(4).