Greenhouse Gas Reporting Program: Proposed Amendments and Confidentiality Determinations for Subpart I, 69585-69586 [2012-28220]

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Miller, Executive Officer, Delegated Authority to Perform the Functions and Duties of the Assistant Secretary for Vocational and Adult Education. [FR Doc. 2012–28216 Filed 11–19–12; 8:45 am] wreier-aviles on DSK5TPTVN1PROD with BILLING CODE 4000–01–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 14:36 Nov 19, 2012 Jkt 229001 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY 40 CFR Part 98 [EPA–HQ–OAR–2011–0028; FRL–9753–2] Greenhouse Gas Reporting Program: Proposed Amendments and Confidentiality Determinations for Subpart I Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Notice; Extension of public comment period. AGENCY: The EPA is announcing an extension of the public comment period for the proposed rule titled ‘‘Greenhouse Gas Reporting Program: Proposed Amendments and Confidentiality Determinations for Subpart I.’’ In addition, the EPA is notifying the public that additional documentation related to this proposed rule was entered into the docket on November 8, 2012. DATES: The public comment period started on October 16, 2012 (77 FR 63538). This document announces the extension of the deadline for public comment from December 17, 2012 to January 16, 2013. Comments must be received on or before January 16, 2013. ADDRESSES: You may submit your comments, identified by Docket ID No. EPA–HQ–OAR–2011–0028 by any of the following methods: • Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the online instructions for submitting comments. • Email: GHGReportingRule@epa.gov. Include Docket ID No. EPA–HQ–OAR– 2011–0028 in the subject line of the message. • Fax: (202) 566–9744. • Mail: Environmental Protection Agency, EPA Docket Center (EPA/DC), Mail Code 28221T, Attention Docket ID No. EPA–HQ–OAR–2011–0028, 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20460. • Hand/Courier Delivery: EPA Docket Center, Public Reading Room, EPA West Building, Room 3334, Attention Docket ID No. EPA–HQ–OAR–2011–0028, 1301 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20004. Such deliveries are only accepted during the docket’s normal hours of operation, and special arrangements should be made for deliveries of boxed information. Instructions: Direct your comments to Docket ID No. EPA–HQ–OAR–2011– 0028. EPA’s policy is that all comments received will be included in the public docket without change and may be made available online at http:// www.regulations.gov, including any SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00018 Fmt 4702 Sfmt 4702 69585 personal information provided, unless the comment includes information claimed to be confidential business information (CBI) or other information whose disclosure is restricted by statute. Do not submit information that you consider to be CBI or otherwise protected through http:// www.regulations.gov or email. The http://www.regulations.gov Web site is an ‘‘anonymous access’’ system, which means the EPA will not know your identity or contact information unless you provide it in the body of your comment. If you send an email comment directly to the EPA without going through http:// www.regulations.gov your email address will be automatically captured and included as part of the comment that is placed in the public docket and made available on the Internet. If you submit an electronic comment, the EPA recommends that you include your name and other contact information in the body of your comment and with any disk or CD–ROM you submit. If the EPA cannot read your comment due to technical difficulties and cannot contact you for clarification, the EPA may not be able to consider your comment. Electronic files should avoid the use of special characters, any form of encryption, and be free of any defects or viruses. Docket: All documents in the docket are listed in the http:// www.regulations.gov index. Although listed in the index, some information is not publicly available, e.g., CBI or other information whose disclosure is restricted by statute. Certain other material, such as copyrighted material, will be publicly available for viewing at the EPA Docket Center. Publicly available docket materials are available either electronically in http:// www.regulations.gov or in hard copy at the EPA Docket Center, EPA/DC, EPA West Building, Room 3334, 1301 Constitution Ave. NW., Washington, DC. This Docket Facility is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding legal holidays. The telephone number for the Public Reading Room is (202) 566–1744, and the telephone number for the Air Docket is (202) 566–1742. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Carole Cook, Climate Change Division, Office of Atmospheric Programs (MC– 6207J), Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave. NW., Washington, DC 20460; telephone number: (202) 343–9263; fax number: (202) 343–2342; email address: GHGReportingRule@epa.gov. For technical questions, please see the E:\FR\FM\20NOP1.SGM 20NOP1 69586 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 224 / Tuesday, November 20, 2012 / Proposed Rules Greenhouse Gas Reporting Program Web site http://www.epa.gov/ghgreporting/ index.html. To submit a question, select Help Center, followed by Contact Us. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: List of Subjects in 40 CFR Part 98 Environmental protection, Administrative practice and procedure, Greenhouse gases, Reporting and recordkeeping requirements. Worldwide Web (WWW) In addition to being available in the docket, an electronic copy of today’s notice will also be available through the WWW. Following signature, a copy of this action will be posted on the EPA’s greenhouse gas reporting rule Web site at http://www.epa.gov/ghgreporting/ index.html. Dated: November 13, 2012. Sarah Dunham, Director, Office of Atmospheric Programs. wreier-aviles on DSK5TPTVN1PROD with Additional Information on Submitting Comments To expedite review of your comments by Agency staff, you are encouraged to send a separate copy of your comments, in addition to the copy you submit to the official docket, to Carole Cook, U.S. EPA, Office of Atmospheric Programs, Climate Change Division, Mail Code 6207–J, Washington, DC 20460, telephone (202) 343–9263, email address: GHGReportingRule@epa.gov. Background on Today’s Action In this action, the EPA is providing notice that it is extending the comment period on the proposed rule titled ‘‘Greenhouse Gas Reporting Program: Proposed Amendments and Confidentiality Determinations for Subpart I’’ which was published on October 16, 2012. The previous deadline for submitting public comment on that rule was December 17, 2012. The EPA is extending that deadline to January 16, 2013. This extension will provide the general public additional time for participation and comments. In addition, the EPA is notifying the public that additional documentation related to this proposed rule was entered into the docket on November 8, 2012 and is available for public review. This documentation summarizes a call between the Semiconductor Industry Association and the EPA held on October 24, 2012 and provides additional information in response to questions raised on that call, including additional information regarding the calculation of the ‘‘Tier 2a’’ emission factors that appear in Tables I–11 and I– 12 of the proposed rule and regarding the identification of an error in those calculations. The two new documents added to the docket to provide this information are ‘‘EPA SIA Call Summary from October 24 2012’’ and ‘‘Tier 2a NF3 and C2F6 Emission Factor Calculations’’. The EPA encourages the public to review these documents when considering comments on this proposed rule. VerDate Mar<15>2010 14:36 Nov 19, 2012 Jkt 229001 [FR Doc. 2012–28220 Filed 11–19–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P September 5, 2012, and at 77 FR 54511, September 5, 2012, and published pursuant to 47 CFR 1.429(e) of the Commission’s rules. See also 47 CFR 1.4(b)(1) of the Commission’s rules. Number of Petitions Filed: 1. Federal Communications Commission. Gloria J. Miles, Federal Register Liaison, Office of the Secretary, Office of Managing Director. [FR Doc. 2012–28110 Filed 11–19–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6712–01–P FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION 47 CFR Part 101 DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION [WT Docket No. 10–153; Report 2964] National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Petition for Reconsideration of Action in Rulemaking Proceeding 49 CFR Part 571 Federal Communication Commission. ACTION: Petition for reconsideration. [Docket No. NHTSA–2012–0155] AGENCY: In this document, a Petition for Reconsideration (Petition) has been filed in the Commission’s rulemaking proceeding by Michael Mulcay, Chairman of Wireless Strategies, Inc., on the behalf of Wireless Strategies. DATES: Oppositions to the Petition must be file on or before December 5, 2012. Replies to an opposition must be filed on or before December 17, 2012. ADDRESSES: Submit oppositions to the Petition or replies to an opposition to Federal Communications Commission, 445 12th Street SW., Washington, DC 20554. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: John Schauble, Wireless Telecommunications Bureau, 202–418–0797. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This is a summary of Commission’s document, Report No. 2964, released October 22, 2012. The full text of this document is available for viewing and copying in Room CY–B402, 445 12th Street SW., Washington, DC or may be purchased from the Commission’s copy contractor, Best Copy and Printing, Inc. (BCPI) (1– 800–378–3160). The Commission will not send a copy of this Notice pursuant to the Congressional Review Act, 5 U.S.C. 801(a)(1)(A), because this Notice does not have an impact on any rules of particular applicability. Subject: Amendment of Part 101 of the Commission’s Rules to Facilitate the Use of Microwave for Wireless Backhaul and Other Uses and to Provide Additional Flexibility to Broadcast Auxiliary Services and Operational Fixed Microwave Licenses, Petition for Reconsideration of Wireless Strategies, Inc., published at 77 FR 54421, SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00019 Fmt 4702 Sfmt 4702 Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards; Small Business Impacts of Motor Vehicle Safety National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), Department of Transportation (DOT). ACTION: Notice of regulatory review; request for comments. AGENCY: NHTSA seeks comments on the economic impact of its regulations on small entities. As required by Section 610 of the Regulatory Flexibility Act, we are attempting to identify rules that may have a significant economic impact on a substantial number of small entities. We also request comments on ways to make these regulations easier to read and understand. The focus of this notice is rules that specifically relate to passenger cars, multipurpose passenger vehicles, trucks, buses, trailers, motorcycles, and motor vehicle equipment. SUMMARY: You should submit comments early enough to ensure that Docket Management receives them not later than January 22, 2013. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments [identified by DOT Docket ID Number NHTSA–2012–0155] by any of the following methods: • Federal eRulemaking Portal: Go to http://www.regulations.gov. Follow the online instructions for submitting comments. • Mail: Docket Management Facility: U.S. Department of Transportation, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., West Building Ground Floor, Room W12–140, Washington, DC 20590–0001. • Hand Delivery or Courier: West Building Ground Floor, Room W12–140, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., between DATES: E:\FR\FM\20NOP1.SGM 20NOP1

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[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 224 (Tuesday, November 20, 2012)]
[Proposed Rules]
[Pages 69585-69586]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-28220]


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ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

40 CFR Part 98

[EPA-HQ-OAR-2011-0028; FRL-9753-2]


Greenhouse Gas Reporting Program: Proposed Amendments and 
Confidentiality Determinations for Subpart I

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Notice; Extension of public comment period.

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SUMMARY: The EPA is announcing an extension of the public comment 
period for the proposed rule titled ``Greenhouse Gas Reporting Program: 
Proposed Amendments and Confidentiality Determinations for Subpart I.'' 
In addition, the EPA is notifying the public that additional 
documentation related to this proposed rule was entered into the docket 
on November 8, 2012.

DATES: The public comment period started on October 16, 2012 (77 FR 
63538). This document announces the extension of the deadline for 
public comment from December 17, 2012 to January 16, 2013. Comments 
must be received on or before January 16, 2013.

ADDRESSES: You may submit your comments, identified by Docket ID No. 
EPA-HQ-OAR-2011-0028 by any of the following methods:
     Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. 
Follow the online instructions for submitting comments.
     Email: GHGReportingRule@epa.gov. Include Docket ID No. 
EPA-HQ-OAR-2011-0028 in the subject line of the message.
     Fax: (202) 566-9744.
     Mail: Environmental Protection Agency, EPA Docket Center 
(EPA/DC), Mail Code 28221T, Attention Docket ID No. EPA-HQ-OAR-2011-
0028, 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20460.
     Hand/Courier Delivery: EPA Docket Center, Public Reading 
Room, EPA West Building, Room 3334, Attention Docket ID No. EPA-HQ-OAR-
2011-0028, 1301 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20004. Such 
deliveries are only accepted during the docket's normal hours of 
operation, and special arrangements should be made for deliveries of 
boxed information.
    Instructions: Direct your comments to Docket ID No. EPA-HQ-OAR-
2011-0028. EPA's policy is that all comments received will be included 
in the public docket without change and may be made available online at 
http://www.regulations.gov, including any personal information 
provided, unless the comment includes information claimed to be 
confidential business information (CBI) or other information whose 
disclosure is restricted by statute. Do not submit information that you 
consider to be CBI or otherwise protected through http://www.regulations.gov or email. The http://www.regulations.gov Web site 
is an ``anonymous access'' system, which means the EPA will not know 
your identity or contact information unless you provide it in the body 
of your comment. If you send an email comment directly to the EPA 
without going through http://www.regulations.gov your email address 
will be automatically captured and included as part of the comment that 
is placed in the public docket and made available on the Internet. If 
you submit an electronic comment, the EPA recommends that you include 
your name and other contact information in the body of your comment and 
with any disk or CD-ROM you submit. If the EPA cannot read your comment 
due to technical difficulties and cannot contact you for clarification, 
the EPA may not be able to consider your comment. Electronic files 
should avoid the use of special characters, any form of encryption, and 
be free of any defects or viruses.
    Docket: All documents in the docket are listed in the http://www.regulations.gov index. Although listed in the index, some 
information is not publicly available, e.g., CBI or other information 
whose disclosure is restricted by statute. Certain other material, such 
as copyrighted material, will be publicly available for viewing at the 
EPA Docket Center. Publicly available docket materials are available 
either electronically in http://www.regulations.gov or in hard copy at 
the EPA Docket Center, EPA/DC, EPA West Building, Room 3334, 1301 
Constitution Ave. NW., Washington, DC. This Docket Facility is open 
from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding legal 
holidays. The telephone number for the Public Reading Room is (202) 
566-1744, and the telephone number for the Air Docket is (202) 566-
1742.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Carole Cook, Climate Change Division, 
Office of Atmospheric Programs (MC-6207J), Environmental Protection 
Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave. NW., Washington, DC 20460; telephone 
number: (202) 343-9263; fax number: (202) 343-2342; email address: 
GHGReportingRule@epa.gov. For technical questions, please see the

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Greenhouse Gas Reporting Program Web site http://www.epa.gov/ghgreporting/index.html. To submit a question, select Help Center, 
followed by Contact Us.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

Worldwide Web (WWW)

    In addition to being available in the docket, an electronic copy of 
today's notice will also be available through the WWW. Following 
signature, a copy of this action will be posted on the EPA's greenhouse 
gas reporting rule Web site at http://www.epa.gov/ghgreporting/index.html.

Additional Information on Submitting Comments

    To expedite review of your comments by Agency staff, you are 
encouraged to send a separate copy of your comments, in addition to the 
copy you submit to the official docket, to Carole Cook, U.S. EPA, 
Office of Atmospheric Programs, Climate Change Division, Mail Code 
6207-J, Washington, DC 20460, telephone (202) 343-9263, email address: 
GHGReportingRule@epa.gov.

Background on Today's Action

    In this action, the EPA is providing notice that it is extending 
the comment period on the proposed rule titled ``Greenhouse Gas 
Reporting Program: Proposed Amendments and Confidentiality 
Determinations for Subpart I'' which was published on October 16, 2012. 
The previous deadline for submitting public comment on that rule was 
December 17, 2012. The EPA is extending that deadline to January 16, 
2013. This extension will provide the general public additional time 
for participation and comments.
    In addition, the EPA is notifying the public that additional 
documentation related to this proposed rule was entered into the docket 
on November 8, 2012 and is available for public review. This 
documentation summarizes a call between the Semiconductor Industry 
Association and the EPA held on October 24, 2012 and provides 
additional information in response to questions raised on that call, 
including additional information regarding the calculation of the 
``Tier 2a'' emission factors that appear in Tables I-11 and I-12 of the 
proposed rule and regarding the identification of an error in those 
calculations. The two new documents added to the docket to provide this 
information are ``EPA SIA Call Summary from October 24 2012'' and 
``Tier 2a NF3 and C2F6 Emission Factor Calculations''. The EPA 
encourages the public to review these documents when considering 
comments on this proposed rule.

List of Subjects in 40 CFR Part 98

    Environmental protection, Administrative practice and procedure, 
Greenhouse gases, Reporting and recordkeeping requirements.

    Dated: November 13, 2012.
Sarah Dunham,
Director, Office of Atmospheric Programs.
[FR Doc. 2012-28220 Filed 11-19-12; 8:45 am]
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