March 2011 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

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Agency Information Collection Activities: Emergency Clearance Request
Document Number: 2011-7591
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Social Security Administration, Agencies and Commissions
Notice of Intent To License Government-Owned Inventions; Intent To License Exclusively
Document Number: 2011-7590
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Army
The inventions listed below are assigned to the United States Government as represented by the Secretary of the Army. The U.S. Army Edgewood Chemical Biological Center intends to license these inventions exclusively in the field of virus detection in Agricultural and Veterinary Diagnostics and Agricultural and Veterinary Disease Detection, to NanoEngineering Corporation, a Florida Corporation with principal offices at 1717 Edgar StreetUnit 103, and West Palm Beach, Florida 33401-6976. The inventions to be licensed are U.S. Patent No. 6,051,189 issued April 18, 2000, and entitled ``System and method for detection, identification and monitoring of submicron-sized particles,'' U.S. Patent No. 6,485,686 issued November 26, 2002, and entitled ``Method and apparatus for counting submicron sized particles,'' U.S. Patent No. 6,491,872 issued December 10, 2002, and entitled ``Method and system for detecting and recording submicron sized particles,'' and U.S. Patent No. 7,250,138 issued July 31, 2007, and entitled ``Method and system for detecting and recording submicron sized particles.''
Geriatrics and Gerontology Advisory Committee; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2011-7589
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
Advisory Committee on Disability Compensation; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2011-7588
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
Notice of Intent To License Government-Owned Inventions; Intent To License Exclusively
Document Number: 2011-7587
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Army
The invention listed below is assigned to the United States Government as represented by the Secretary of the Army. The U.S. Army Edgewood Chemical Biological Center intends to license this invention exclusively to Sage-N Research, Inc, a California Corporation with principal offices at, 1525 McCarthy Boulevard, Suite 1000, Milpitas, CA 95035. The invention to be licensed is known as ``Methods for Detection and Identification of Cell Types (DICT),'' and its U.S. Patent Application serial number is 12/570,038, filed on September 30, 2009.
Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Home-Living Programs and School Closure and Consolidation; Comment Request
Document Number: 2011-7586
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
As required by the Paperwork Reduction Act, the Bureau of Indian Education (BIE), U.S. Department of the Interior, is submitting a request for renewal of the information collection for Home-living Programs and School Closure and Consolidation, currently authorized by OMB Control Number 1076-0164, to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review.
Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Application for Job Placement and Training Services; Request for Comments
Document Number: 2011-7584
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Office of Indian Energy & Economic Development (IEED) is seeking comments on renewal of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for the collection of information for the Application for Job Placement and Training Services. The information collection is currently authorized by OMB Control Number 1076-0062, which expires on March 31, 2011.
Notice of Availability of the Draft Environmental Impact Statement and Public Hearing for a Proposed Federal Loan Guarantee To Support Construction and Start-Up of the Topaz Solar Farm, San Luis Obispo County, CA
Document Number: 2011-7583
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Department of Energy
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announces the availability of the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the DOE Loan Guarantee to Royal Bank of Scotland for Construction and Startup of the Topaz Solar Farm, San Luis Obispo County, California (DOE/EIS-0458D) (Draft EIS) for public review and comment, as well as the date, location and time for a public hearing. The Draft EIS analyzes the potential environmental impacts of the DOE's proposed action of issuing a Federal loan guarantee to support construction and startup of the Topaz Solar Farm Project located in San Luis Obispo County, California (Proposed Project). The Royal Bank of Scotland plc, as Lender-Applicant, with Topaz Solar Farms, LLC (Topaz) as the borrower, submitted an application to DOE under the Federal loan guarantee program pursuant to the Energy Policy Act of 2005 (EPAct 2005). Topaz is a limited liability company that is owned by First Solar, Inc. The loan guarantee would support the financing arranged by the Royal Bank of Scotland for the construction and start up of the Proposed Project. Topaz proposes to develop the Project on up to 4,100 acres of land. As proposed, the nominal 550-megawatt electric generation project would include the installation of about nine million photovoltaic (PV) solar modules within approximately 437 arrays and associated electric equipment. Generated electricity would be sold to Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) under a long-term power purchase agreement. The Project would be interconnected into PG&E's existing Morro Bay-Midway 230- kilovolt (kV) transmission line, which runs in an east-to-west direction through the site and portions of Kern County.
Advisory Board for Exceptional Children
Document Number: 2011-7582
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
The Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) is announcing that the Advisory Board for Exceptional Children (Advisory Board) will hold its next meeting in Riverside, California. The purpose of the meeting is to meet the mandates of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act of 2004 (IDEA) for Indian children with disabilities.
Objective Merit Review of Discretionary Financial Assistance and Other Transaction Authority Applications
Document Number: 2011-7581
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
This Notice establishes the procedure for program offices operating under the authority of the Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy in conducting the objective merit review of discretionary financial assistance and Other Transaction Authority funding applications. The effective date for the Objective Merit Review Procedure contained in this notice is March 18, 2011.
Agency Forms Undergoing Paperwork Reduction Act Review
Document Number: 2011-7580
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Department of Health and Human Services
Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products: Decision and Order Granting 180-Day Extension of Compliance Date for Residential Furnaces and Boilers Test Procedure Amendments
Document Number: 2011-7579
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Department of Energy
This document announces receipt by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) of 29 petitions from 27 manufacturers seeking a 180-day extension of the compliance date related to recent amendments to the DOE test procedure for residential furnaces and boilers to address the standby mode and off mode energy consumption of those products. The petitioners demonstrated that meeting the specified compliance date would impose an undue hardship. Accordingly, today's Decision and Order grants these petitions to extend the compliance date by the requested 180 days.
Agency Forms Undergoing Paperwork Reduction Act Review
Document Number: 2011-7578
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
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: 2011-7577
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Umatilla National Forest, Columbia County Resource Advisory Committee
Document Number: 2011-7576
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Forest Service
The Umatilla National Forest, Columbia County Resource Advisory Committee will meet in Dayton, Washington. The committee is meeting as authorized under the Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Act, as amended, (Pub. L 110-343) and in compliance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act. Purpose of the meeting is to conduct general business review proposed projects. This meeting is open to the public.
Southern Montana Resource Advisory Committee
Document Number: 2011-7575
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Forest Service
The Custer and Gallatin National Forest's Resource Advisory Committee will meet in Columbus, Montana. The committee is meeting as authorized under the Secure Rural Schools and Community Self- Determination Act (Pub. L. 110-343) and in compliance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act. The purpose is to hold the first meeting of the newly formed committee.
Huron-Manistee Resource Advisory Committee
Document Number: 2011-7574
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Forest Service
The Huron-Manistee Resource Advisory Committee (RAC) will meet in Mio, Michigan. The committee is meeting as authorized under the Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Act (Pub. L. 110- 343) and in compliance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act. The purpose of the meeting is to hold the first meeting of the newly formed committee.
Regulations Governing the Performance of Actuarial Services Under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974
Document Number: 2011-7573
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Joint Board for the Enrollment of Actuaries
This document contains final regulations under section 3042 of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) relating to the enrollment of actuaries. These regulations update the eligibility requirements for performing actuarial services for ERISA-covered employee pension benefit plans, including the continuing professional education requirements, and the standards for performing such actuarial services. These regulations will affect employee pension benefit plans and the actuaries providing actuarial services to those plans.
Umatilla National Forest, Southeast Washington Resource Advisory Committee
Document Number: 2011-7570
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Forest Service
The Umatilla National Forest, Southeast Washington Resource Advisory Committee will meet in Pomeroy, Washington. The committee is meeting as authorized under the Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Act, as amended, (Pub. L. 110-343) and in compliance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act. Purpose of the meeting is to conduct general business review proposed projects. This meeting is open to the public.
Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; Northeast Region Permit Family of Forms
Document Number: 2011-7568
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
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.
Combined Notice of Filings No. 2
Document Number: 2011-7567
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings No. 1
Document Number: 2011-7566
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings No. 2
Document Number: 2011-7565
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings No. 1
Document Number: 2011-7564
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings #1
Document Number: 2011-7563
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Records Governing Off-the-Record Communications; Public Notice
Document Number: 2011-7562
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings
Document Number: 2011-7561
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Animal Drugs, Feeds, and Related Products; Withdrawal of Approval of New Animal Drug Applications; Chorionic Gonadotropin; Cuprimyxin; Diethylcarbamazine; Levamisole; Nitrofurazone; Phenylbutazone; Pyrantel; Tylosin; Tylosin and Sulfamethazine
Document Number: 2011-7560
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is amending the animal drug regulations by removing those portions that reflect approval of 13 new animal drug applications (NADAs). In a notice published elsewhere in this issue of the Federal Register, FDA is withdrawing approval of these NADAs.
Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; Usage of Elevators for Occupant Evacuation Questionnaire
Document Number: 2011-7559
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Institute of Standards and Technology
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.
Withdrawal of Approval of New Animal Drug Applications; Chorionic Gonadotropin; Cuprimyxin; Diethylcarbamazine; Levamisole; Nitrofurazone; Phenylbutazone; Pyrantel; Tylosin; Tylosin and Sulfamethazine
Document Number: 2011-7558
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is withdrawing approval of 13 new animal drug applications (NADAs). In a final rule published elsewhere in this issue of the Federal Register, FDA is amending the regulations to remove portions reflecting approval of these NADAs.
Notice of Funding Opportunity and Solicitation for Grant Applications (SGA) for the Young Parents Demonstration
Document Number: 2011-7556
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
The Employment and Training Administration (ETA), U.S. Department of Labor announces the availability of approximately $5.5 million authorized by the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2010 to support applicants in providing intensive mentoring services to low- income young parents (both mothers and fathers, and expectant parents ages 16 to 24) participating in workforce development programs. Activities under this SGA are authorized under Section 171(b) of the Workforce Investment Act, which allows for demonstration and pilot projects for the purpose of developing and implementing techniques and approaches, and demonstrating the effectiveness of specialized methods, in addressing employment and training needs. The complete SGA and any subsequent SGA amendments, in connection with the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2010 is described in further detail on ETA's Web site at http://www.doleta.gov/grants or on http://www.grants.gov. The Web sites provide application information, eligibility requirements, review and selection procedures and other program requirements governing this solicitation.
Post Office Organization and Administration: Establishment, Classification, and Discontinuance
Document Number: 2011-7555
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Postal Service, Agencies and Commissions
This proposed rule would amend postal regulations to improve the administration of the Post Office closing and consolidation process. In addition, certain procedures employed for the discontinuance of Post Offices would be applied to the discontinuance of other types of retail facilities operated by Postal Service employees.
In the Matter of Certain Mobile Telephones and Wireless Communication Devices Featuring Digital Cameras, and Components Thereof Notice of Commission Determination To Review A Final Determination of No Violation of Section 337; Schedule for Filing Written Submissions on the Issues Under Review and on Remedy, the Public Interest, and Bonding
Document Number: 2011-7553
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has determined to review the final initial determination (``ID'') issued by the presiding administrative law judge (``ALJ'') on January 24, 2011, finding no violation of section 337 in the above- captioned investigation.
Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Notice 2008-113; Correction
Document Number: 2011-7552
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
This document describes corrections to a notice and request for comments that was published in the Federal Register on Monday, March 7, 2011 at 76 FR 12415 inviting 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)).
Federal Housing Administration (FHA): Notice of FHA PowerSaver Home Energy Retrofit Loan Pilot Program
Document Number: 2011-7551
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
This notice announces HUD's FHA Home Energy Retrofit Loan Pilot Program (Retrofit Pilot Program or Pilot Program) known as FHA PowerSaver. The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2010 directs HUD to conduct an Energy Efficient Mortgage Innovation pilot program targeted to the single family housing market. The Retrofit Pilot Program meets this statutory directive and provides funding to support that effort. The announcement of this pilot program follows a November 10, 2010, Federal Register notice in which HUD submitted for public comment its proposal to conduct the Retrofit Pilot Program. This announcement of the final structure of the Pilot Program takes into consideration the public comments received in response to the November 10, 2010, notice.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Revision of an Existing Information Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2011-7550
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement
Open Meeting of the Area 2 Taxpayer Advocacy Panel (Including the States of Delaware, North Carolina, South Carolina, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia and the District of Columbia)
Document Number: 2011-7549
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
An open meeting of the Area 2 Taxpayer Advocacy Panel will be conducted. The Taxpayer Advocacy Panel is soliciting public comments, ideas, and suggestions on improving customer service at the Internal Revenue Service.
Control of Ergocristine, a Chemical Precursor Used in the Illicit Manufacture of Lysergic Acid Diethylamide, as a List I Chemical
Document Number: 2011-7548
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
This rulemaking finalizes a February 24, 2010, Notice of Proposed Rulemaking in which DEA proposed to control the chemical precursor ergocristine as a List I chemical under the Controlled Substances Act (CSA). Clandestine laboratories are using this chemical as a substitute for the List I chemicals ergotamine and ergonovine to illicitly manufacture the schedule I controlled substance lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD). This rule is being finalized as proposed. Therefore, handlers of ergocristine shall be subject to the chemical regulatory provisions of the CSA and its implementing regulations. This rulemaking does not establish a threshold for domestic and international transactions of ergocristine. As such, all transactions involving ergocristine, regardless of size, shall be regulated. This rulemaking also specifies that chemical mixtures containing ergocristine will not be exempt from regulatory requirements at any concentration. Therefore, all transactions of chemical mixtures containing any quantity of ergocristine shall be regulated and subject to control under the CSA.
Manufacturer of Controlled Substances; Notice of Registration
Document Number: 2011-7547
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
Open Meeting of the Area 3 Taxpayer Advocacy Panel (Including the States of Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee, and Puerto Rico
Document Number: 2011-7546
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
An open meeting of the Area 3 Taxpayer Advocacy Panel will be conducted. The Taxpayer Advocacy Panel is soliciting public comments, ideas, and suggestions on improving customer service at the Internal Revenue Service.
Importer of Controlled Substances; Notice of Registration
Document Number: 2011-7545
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
Importer of Controlled Substances; Notice of Registration
Document Number: 2011-7544
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
Open Meeting of the Area 4 Taxpayer Advocacy Panel (Including the States of Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, and Wisconsin)
Document Number: 2011-7543
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
An open meeting of the Area 4 Taxpayer Advocacy Panel will be conducted. The Taxpayer Advocacy Panel is soliciting public comments, ideas, and suggestions on improving customer service at the Internal Revenue Service.
Importer of Controlled Substances; Notice of Registration
Document Number: 2011-7542
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
Open Meeting of the Area 5 Taxpayer Advocacy Panel (Including the States of Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, New Mexico, Missouri, Oklahoma, and Texas)
Document Number: 2011-7541
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
An open meeting of the Area 5 Taxpayer Advocacy Panel will be conducted. The Taxpayer Advocacy Panel is soliciting public comments, ideas, and suggestions on improving customer service at the Internal Revenue Service.
Manufacturer of Controlled Substances; Notice of Registration
Document Number: 2011-7540
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
Manufacturer of Controlled Substances; Notice of Registration
Document Number: 2011-7539
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
Open Meeting of the Area 6 Taxpayer Advocacy Panel (Including the States of Idaho, Iowa, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming)
Document Number: 2011-7538
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
An open meeting of the Area 6 Taxpayer Advocacy Panel will be conducted. The Taxpayer Advocacy Panel is soliciting public comment, ideas, and suggestions on improving customer service at the Internal Revenue Service.
Importer of Controlled Substances; Notice of Registration
Document Number: 2011-7537
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
Open Meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Small Business/Self Employed Correspondence Exam Toll Free Project Committee
Document Number: 2011-7536
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-31
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
An open meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Small Business/ Self Employed Correspondence Exam Toll Free Project Committee will be conducted. The Taxpayer Advocacy Panel is soliciting public comments, ideas, and suggestions on improving customer service at the Internal Revenue Service.