January 2007 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

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Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection: Comment Request
Document Number: E7-1437
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration
Western Pacific Regional Fishery Management Council; Public Meetings
Document Number: E7-1434
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
The 94th meeting of the Western Pacific Regional Fishery Management Council's (Council) Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC) will convene Tuesday, February 20, 2007, through Thursday February 22, 2007. The meeting will be held between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. each day. See SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION for specific times, dates, and agenda items.
Regulations Implementing the Black Lung Benefits Act of 1969, as Amended
Document Number: E7-1432
Type: Rule
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Employment Standards Administration, Department of Labor
This final rule eliminates the procedural requirement that the Department's administrative law judges include the parties' names in decisions and orders issued in Black Lung Benefits Act claims. The Department is revising the rule to give the Office of Administrative Law Judges more flexibility in captioning these decisions. This will allow the Department the flexibility to limit the amount of personal information about black lung claimants that is included in published final decisions.
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: E7-1430
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Department of Commerce
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: E7-1429
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Department of Commerce
Notice of Realty Action: Direct (Non-Competitive) Sale of Public Lands, Nye County, NV
Document Number: E7-1428
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
A 105-acre parcel of public land located near Hadley, Nye County, Nevada, has been examined and found suitable for sale utilizing direct sale procedures. The authority for the sale is found under Sections 203 and 209 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act (FLPMA) [Public Law 94-579].
2008 New York City Housing and Vacancy Survey
Document Number: E7-1427
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Census Bureau, Department of Commerce
The Department of Commerce, 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)).
Proposed National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) General Permits for Storm Water Discharges From Industrial Activities-Extension of Comment Period
Document Number: E7-1426
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
On December 11, 2006 (71 FR 71540), EPA published a notice of the availability of Seven (7) National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) General Permits for Storm Water Discharges from Industrial Activities and requested comments on the draft by January 10, 2007. The purpose of this notice is to extend this comment period to February 13, 2007.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: E7-1425
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury, Comptroller of the Currency
The OCC, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on a continuing information collection, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a respondent is not required to respond to, an information collection unless it displays a currently valid Office of Management and Budget (OMB) control number. The OCC is soliciting comment concerning an extension of OMB approval of the information collection titled, ``Interagency Guidance on Asset Securitization Activities.''
Access to Confidential Business Information by Industrial Economics, Inc. and Its Subcontractors, Cascadia Consulting, DPRA, Inc., Energy and Environmental Research Corporation (A Subsidiary of General Electric) (“EERGC”), ERG Corporation, Indtai, Inc., Menzie Cura, Ross & Associates, and RTI International
Document Number: E7-1424
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
EPA will authorize its contractor, Industrial Economics, Inc., and its subcontractors, Cascadia Consulting, DPRA, Inc., Energy and Environmental Research Corporation (a subsidiary of General Electric) (``EERGC''), ERG Corporation, Indtai, Inc., Menzie Cura, Ross & Associates, and RTI International to access Confidential Business Information (CBI) which has been submitted to EPA under the authority of all sections of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) of 1976, as amended. EPA has issued regulations (40 CFR Part 2, Subpart B) that outline business confidentiality provisions for the Agency and require all EPA Offices that receive information designated by the submitter as CBI to abide by these provisions.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: E7-1423
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury, Comptroller of the Currency
The OCC, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on a continuing information collection, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a respondent is not required to respond to, an information collection unless it displays a currently valid Office of Management and Budget (OMB) control number. The OCC is soliciting comment concerning an extension of OMB approval of the information collection titled ``Consumer Protections for Depository Institution Sales of Insurance.''
Census Coverage Measurement Housing Unit Followup Operation
Document Number: E7-1422
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Department of Commerce, U.s. Census Bureau, Census Bureau
The Department of Commerce, 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)).
Proposed NPDES Permit Fee Incentive for Clean Water Act Section 106 Grants-Allotment Formula; Public Meeting
Document Number: E7-1420
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
The Environmental Protection Agency hereby gives notice that it will conduct one public meeting on the proposed regulatory revision: NPDES Permit Fee Incentive for Clean Water Act Section 106 Grants; Allotment Formula. This proposed rule was published in the Federal Register on January 4, 2007 (72 FR 293), under the title ``NPDES Permit Fee Incentive for Clean Water Act Section 106 Grants; Allotment Formula.'' The purpose of the meeting is to enhance public understanding of the proposed regulation and to provide the public with an opportunity to provide oral and written comments to EPA regarding the proposed regulation. Oral comments given during the public meeting will be transcribed and included in the docket. Written comments will be submitted to the docket as well. The meeting provides a mechanism for submitting formal comments on the proposal. The meeting will consist of a presentation by EPA officials on the proposed regulation followed by a public comment session. Each commenter will be allowed a set amount of time to provide oral comments to EPA. Where appropriate, EPA will provide clarification regarding the proposed rule. Participants are encouraged to familiarize themselves with the basic aspects of the proposed regulation prior to the public meeting. Advance registration is not required.
James T. Kimball; Denial of Hearing; Final Debarment Order
Document Number: E7-1416
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is denying Mr. James T. Kimball's request for a hearing and is issuing a final order under the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (the act) permanently debarring Mr. James T. Kimball from providing services in any capacity to a person that has an approved or pending drug product application. FDA bases this order on a finding that Mr. Kimball was convicted of felonies under Federal law for conduct relating to the regulation of a drug product under the act. In addition, Mr. Kimball has failed to file with the agency information and analyses sufficient to create a basis for a hearing concerning this action.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for Office of Management and Budget Review; Comment Request; Biological Products: Reporting of Biological Product Deviations in Manufacturing; Forms FDA 3486 and 3486A
Document Number: E7-1415
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
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.
Indevus Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Withdrawal of Approval of a New Drug Application
Document Number: E7-1414
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is withdrawing approval of a new drug application (NDA) for REDUX (dexfenfluramine hydrochloride (HCl)) Capsules held by Indevus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Indevus), 33 Hayden Ave., Lexington, MA 02421-7971. Indevus has requested that approval of this application be withdrawn because the product is no longer marketed, thereby waiving its opportunity for a hearing.
2,3,5,6-Tetrachloro-2,5-Cyclohexadiene-1,4-Dione; Proposed Significant New Use of a Chemical Substance; Reopening of Comment Period
Document Number: E7-1413
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
EPA is reopening the comment period for a proposed rule concerning any significant new use of the chemical chloranil (2,3,5,6- tetrachloro-2,5-cyclohexadiene-1,4-dione) published in the Federal Register of May 12, 1993 (58 FR 27980). EPA reopened the comment period for 30 days through a proposed rule published in the Federal Register of December 18, 2006 (71 FR 75703) (FRL-8102-3). This document reopens the comment period for an additional 45 days. The comment period is again reopened because of a request for additional time from one of the original commenters.
2008 Census Dress Rehearsal
Document Number: E7-1410
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Census Bureau, Department of Commerce
The Department of Commerce, 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)).
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: E7-1409
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Department of Energy, Energy Information Administration
The EIA is soliciting comments on the proposed new survey, ``Natural Gas Processing Plant Survey''. When activated, this new survey will collect information on the status and operations of natural gas processing plants for use during periods of supply disruption in areas affected by an emergency, such as a hurricane.
Integrity Life Insurance Company, et al.
Document Number: E7-1408
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Applicants seek an order approving the proposed substitution of shares of DWS Equity 500 Index VIP Fund: Class A with Fidelity VIP Index 500: Initial Class; DWS Equity 500 Index VIP Fund: Class B with Fidelity VIP Index 500: Service Class 2; JPMorgan Bond Portfolio with Fidelity VIP Investment Grade Bond: Initial Class; JPMorgan International Equity Portfolio with Fidelity VIP Overseas: Initial Class; MFS VIT Capital Opportunities Series: Service Class with Franklin VIP Growth and Income Securities Fund: Class 2; MFS VIT Emerging Growth Series: Service Class with Touchstone VST Eagle Capital Appreciation Fund; MFS VIT Investors Growth Stock Series: Service Class with Touchstone VST Eagle Capital Appreciation Fund; MFS VIT Mid Cap Growth Series: Service Class with Touchstone VST Mid Cap Growth Fund; MFS VIT New Discovery Series: Service Class with Fidelity VIP Disciplined Small Cap: Service Class 2; MFS VIT Total Return Series: Service Class with Franklin VIP Growth and Income Securities Fund: Class 2; Putnam VT Discovery Growth: Class IB with Fidelity VIP Mid Cap: Service Class 2; Putnam VT George Putnam Fund of Boston: Class IB with Fidelity VIP Balanced: Service Class 2; Putnam VT Growth and Income Fund: Class IB with Franklin VIP Growth and Income Securities Fund: Class 2; Putnam VT International Equity Fund: Class IB with Fidelity VIP Overseas: Service Class 2; Putnam VT Small Cap Value Fund: Class IB with Touchstone VST Third Avenue Value Fund; Putnam VT Voyager Fund: Class IB with Fidelity VIP Growth: Service Class 2.
Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies
Document Number: E7-1406
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Federal Reserve System, Agencies and Commissions
Fish Passage Improvement Project at the Red Bluff Diversion Dam, Tehama County, CA
Document Number: E7-1405
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Reclamation Bureau
The Bureau of Reclamation (Reclamation) and the Tehama-Colusa Canal Authority (TCCA) are re-circulating the DEIS/EIR for the Fish Passage Improvement Project at the Red Bluff Diversion Dam for public review and comment. The document is being re-circulated for any additional comments since it was originally available to the public from August 14 through October 29, 2002, given the length of lapsed time and the recent selection of Alternative 2B as Reclamation's Preferred Alternative. The public comments sent in 2002 are also available although no responses have yet been completed. The final EIS/ EIR will be prepared after the end of the new comment period.
Manufacturer of Controlled Substances; Notice of Registration
Document Number: E7-1404
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
Manufacturer of Controlled Substances; Notice of Registration
Document Number: E7-1403
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
Manufacturer of Controlled Substances; Notice of Application
Document Number: E7-1402
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
Importer of Controlled Substances; Notice of Registration
Document Number: E7-1401
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
Importer of Controlled Substances; Notice of Registration
Document Number: E7-1400
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
Importer of Controlled Substances; Notice of Registration
Document Number: E7-1399
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee (HICPAC): Meeting
Document Number: E7-1393
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
National Endowment for the Arts; Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
Document Number: E7-1391
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities, Agencies and Commissions
Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council; Public Meetings
Document Number: E7-1389
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
The Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council (Council), its Bycatch/Limited Access Privilege Program (LAPP) Committee, its Ecosystem Committee, its Tilefish Committee, its Executive Committee, and its Law Enforcement Committee will hold public meetings.
Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
Document Number: E7-1388
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Labor
Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
Document Number: E7-1387
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Labor
Agency Information Collection Activities: Request for Comments for New Information Collection
Document Number: E7-1386
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The FHWA has forwarded the information collection request described in this notice to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval of a new information collection. We published a Federal Register Notice with a 60-day public comment period on this information collection on November 21, 2006. We are required to publish this notice in the Federal Register by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Manufacturer of Controlled Substances; Notice of Application
Document Number: E7-1385
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
Regulation NMS
Document Number: E7-1384
Type: Rule
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is extending for a limited period of time three of the future compliance dates for Rule 610 and Rule 611 of Regulation NMS (``Rule 610'' and ``Rule 611,'' respectively) under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (``Exchange Act''). Rule 610 requires fair and non-discriminatory access to quotations, establishes a limit on access fees, and requires each national securities exchange and national securities association to adopt, maintain, and enforce written rules that prohibit their members from engaging in a pattern or practice of displaying quotations that lock or cross protected quotations. Rule 611 requires trading centers to establish, maintain, and enforce written policies and procedures reasonably designed to prevent the execution of trades at prices inferior to protected quotations displayed by other trading centers, subject to an applicable exception. The Commission is extending the three compliance dates to give automated trading centers additional time to complete the rollout of their new or modified trading systems.
National Small Business Development Center Advisory Board; Public Meeting
Document Number: E7-1383
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Small Business Administration, Agencies and Commissions
Treatment of Payments in Lieu of Taxes Under Section 141
Document Number: E7-1380
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
This document cancels a public hearing on proposed regulations modifying the standards for treating payments in lieu of taxes (PILOTs) as generally applicable taxes for purposes of the private security or payment test under section 141.
Government-Owned Inventions; Availability for Licensing
Document Number: E7-1379
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
The inventions listed below are owned by an agency of the U.S. Government and are available for licensing in the U.S. in accordance with 35 U.S.C. 207 to achieve expeditious commercialization of results of federally-funded research and development. Foreign patent applications are filed on selected inventions to extend market coverage for companies and may also be available for licensing.
Prospective Grant of Exclusive License: Use of Inhaled Nitrite Therapy for the Treatment of Pulmonary Conditions
Document Number: E7-1378
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
This is notice, in accordance with 35 U.S.C. 209(c)(1) and 37 CFR 404.7(a)(1)(i), that the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), is contemplating the grant of an exclusive license to practice the invention embodied in: PCT patent applications PCT/US2004/21985 and PCT/US2004/22232, filed July 9, 2004, both entitled ``Use of Nitrite Salts for the Treatment of Cardiovascular Conditions'' [HHS Reference Number: E-254-2003/2-3-PCT- 01], to Aires Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a portfolio company of ProQuest Investments LLC, Princeton, N.J. The field of use of inhaled administration of nitrite salts for this exclusive license may be limited to the use of inhaled formulations of nitrite salts for the treatment of Pulmonary Hypertension and pulmonary and/or cardiopulmonary conditions. The United States of America is an assignee of the patent rights in these inventions.
Government-Owned Inventions; Availability for Licensing
Document Number: E7-1377
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
The inventions listed below are owned by an agency of the U.S. Government and are available for licensing in the U.S. in accordance with 35 U.S.C. 207 to achieve expeditious commercialization of results of federally-funded research and development. Foreign patent applications are filed on selected inventions to extend market coverage for companies and may also be available for licensing.
Prospective Grant of Co-Exclusive License: Prevention and Treatment of Human Cancer and Tumors by Inhibitors of Any or All of the Adenosine Receptor Subtypes Covered by the Licensed Patent Rights
Document Number: E7-1376
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
This is notice, in accordance with 35 U.S.C. 209(c)(1) and 37 CFR 404.7(a)(1)(i), that the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Department of Health and Human Services, is contemplating the grant of a co-exclusive license to practice the invention embodied in Patent Applications U.S. 60/340,772, filed on 12/12/2001, U.S. 60/342,582, filed on 12/19/2001, PCT/US2002/036829, filed on 11/14/2002, and corresponding EP, CA, AU, and JP filings, as well as U.S. 10/498,416, filed on 06/10/2004; entitled ``Methods for using extracellular adenosine inhibitors and adenosine receptor inhibitors to enhance immune response and inflammation'', all by Michail V. Sitkovsky, and Akio Ohta, to Redox Therapies, Inc., having a place of business in Boston, MA. The patent rights in this invention have been assigned to the United States of America.
Combined Notice of Filings #1
Document Number: E7-1375
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Colorado Interstate Gas Company; Notice of Compliance Filing
Document Number: E7-1373
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-30
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission