2012 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

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National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2012-30902
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2012-30901
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Office of the Director, National Institutes of Health; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2012-30900
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of General Medical Sciences; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2012-30899
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute on Aging; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2012-30898
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Cancer Institute; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2012-30897
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Nursing Research; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2012-30896
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Yorkville ETF Trust and Yorkville ETF Advisors, LLC; Notice of Application
Document Number: 2012-30893
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Summary of Application: Applicants request an Order that would permit (a) series of certain open-end management investment companies to issue shares (``Shares'') redeemable in large aggregations only (``Creation Units''); (b) secondary market transactions in Shares to occur at negotiated market prices; (c) certain series to pay redemption proceeds, under certain circumstances, more than seven days after the tender of Creation Units for redemption; (d) certain affiliated persons of the series to deposit securities into, and receive securities from, the series in connection with the purchase and redemption of Creation Units; and (e) certain registered management investment companies and unit investment trusts outside of the same group of investment companies as the series to acquire Shares.\1\
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2012-30892
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice of Availability of Draft Report of the NOAA Research and Development Portfolio Review Task Force and Request for Comments
Document Number: 2012-30884
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Department of Commerce
NOAA's Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research (OAR) publishes this notice on behalf of the NOAA Science Advisory Board (SAB) to announce the availability of the draft report of the SAB Research and Development Portfolio Review Task Force (PRTF) for public comment.
Product Change-First-Class Package Service Negotiated Service Agreement
Document Number: 2012-30883
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Postal Service, Agencies and Commissions
The Postal Service gives notice of filing a request with the Postal Regulatory Commission to add a domestic shipping services contract to the list of Negotiated Service Agreements in the Mail Classification Schedule's Competitive Products List.
Maryland; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2012-30882
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Maryland (FEMA-4091-DR), dated November 20, 2012, and related determinations.
New Hampshire; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2012-30881
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the State of New Hampshire (FEMA-4095-DR), dated November 28, 2012, and related determinations.
Product ChangeFirst-Class Package Service Negotiated Service Agreement
Document Number: 2012-30880-2
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Postal Service, Agencies and Commissions
The Postal Service gives notice of filing a request with the Postal Regulatory Commission to add a domestic shipping services contract to the list of Negotiated Service Agreements in the Mail Classification Schedule's Competitive Products List.
Product Change-First-Class Package Service Negotiated Service Agreement
Document Number: 2012-30880
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Postal Service, Agencies and Commissions
The Postal Service gives notice of filing a request with the Postal Regulatory Commission to add a domestic shipping services contract to the list of Negotiated Service Agreements in the Mail Classification Schedule's Competitive Products List.
Advisory Committee on Veterans' Employment, Training and Employer Outreach (ACVETEO): Meeting
Document Number: 2012-30879
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Department of Labor
This notice sets forth the schedule and proposed agenda of a forthcoming meeting of the Advisory Committee on Veterans' Employment, Training and Employer Outreach (ACVETEO). The ACVETEO will discuss Department of Labor's Veterans' Employment and Training Services' (VETS) core programs and new initiatives regarding efforts that assist veterans seeking employment and raise employer awareness as to the advantages of hiring veterans. There will be an opportunity for persons or organizations to address the committee. Any individual or organization that wishes to do so should contact Mr. Gregory Green (202) 693-4734. Time constraints may limit the number of outside participants/presentations. Individuals who will need accommodations for a disability in order to attend the meeting (i.e., interpreting services, assistive listening devices, and/or materials in alternative format) should notify the Advisory Committee no later than Wednesday, January 9, 2013 by contacting Mr. Gregory Green (202) 693-4734. Requests made after this date will be reviewed, but availability of the requested accommodations cannot be guaranteed. The meeting site is accessible to individuals with disabilities. This notice also describes the functions of the Advisory Committee. Notice of this meeting is required under Section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act. This document is intended to notify the general public. Date and Time: Friday, January 25, 2013, beginning at 9:30 a.m. and ending at approximately 4:00 p.m. (E.S.T.).
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Notice of Special Enrollment Rights under Group Health Plans
Document Number: 2012-30878
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Department of Labor, Office of the Secretary
The Department of Labor (DOL) is submitting the Employee Benefits Security Administration sponsored information collection request (ICR) titled, ``Notice of Special Enrollment Rights under Group Health Plans,'' to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval for continued use in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.).
Virginia; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2012-30877
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the Commonwealth of Virginia (FEMA-4092-DR), dated November 26, 2012, and related determinations.
New Postal Product
Document Number: 2012-30875
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recently-filed Postal Service request to add First-Class Package Service Contract 34 to the competitive product list, along with a related contract. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
New Postal Product
Document Number: 2012-30874
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recently-filed Postal Service request to add First-Class Package Service Contract 33 to the competitive product list, along with a related contract. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
West Virginia; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2012-30872
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the State of West Virginia (FEMA-4093-DR), dated November 27, 2012, and related determinations.
Product Change-First-Class Package Service Negotiated Service Agreement
Document Number: 2012-30869
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Postal Service, Agencies and Commissions
The Postal Service gives notice of filing a request with the Postal Regulatory Commission to add a domestic shipping services contract to the list of Negotiated Service Agreements in the Mail Classification Schedule's Competitive Products List.
Alaska; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2012-30867
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the State of Alaska (FEMA-4094-DR), dated November 27, 2012, and related determinations.
Findings of Research Misconduct
Document Number: 2012-30866
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Secretary
Notice is hereby given that the Office of Research Integrity (ORI) has taken final action in the following case: Terry S. Elton, Ph.D., The Ohio State University: Based on the reports of two investigations conducted by The Ohio State University (OSU) and additional analysis conducted by ORI in its oversight review, ORI found that Dr. Terry S. Elton, Professor, College of Pharmacy and Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute, OSU, engaged in research misconduct in research supported by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), National Institutes of Health (NIH), grants R01 HL048848, R01 HL084498, and P01 HL70294, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), NIH, grant R21 HD058997, National Institute on Aging (NIA), NIH, grant R01 AG021912, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), NIH, grant R01 AI39963, and National Eye Institute (NEI), NIH, grant R01 ES012241. ORI found that the Respondent engaged in research misconduct by falsifying and/or fabricating data that were included in 1 R21 HD058997-01, 1 R21 HD058997-01A1, 1 R21 HD058997-01A2, 1 RC1 HL100298- 01, and in: 1. Kuhn, D.E., Nuovo, G.J., Terry, A.V. Jr., Martin, M.M., Malana, G.E., Sansom, SE., Pleister, A.P., Beck, W.D., Head, E., Feldman, D.S., & Elton, T.S. ``Chromosome 21-derived microRNAs provide an etiological basis for aberrant protein expression in human Down syndrome brains.'' J Biol Chem 285(2):1529-43, 2010 Jan 8. 2. Kuhn, D.E., Nuovo, G.J., Martin, M.M., Malana, G.E., Pleister, A.P., Jiang, J., Schmittgen, T.D., Terry, A.V. Jr., Gardiner, K., Head, E., Feldman, D.S., & Elton, T.S. ``Human chromosome 21-derived miRNAs are overexpressed in Down syndrome brains and hearts.'' Biochem Biophys Res Commun 370(3):473-7, 2008 Jun 6. 3. Martin, M.M., Buckenberger, J.A., Jiang, J., Malana, G.E., Knoell, D.L., Feldman, D.S., & Elton, T.S. ``TGF[szlig]1 stimulates human AT1 receptor expression in lung fibroblasts by cross talk between the Smad, p38 MAPK, JNK, and PI3K signaling pathways.'' Am. J. Physiol. Lung Cell. Mol. Physiol. 293(3):L790-9, 2007 Sept. (Retracted: Am. J. Physiol. Lung Cell. Mol. Physiol. 302(7):L719, 2012 Apr.) 4. Martin, M.M., Buckenberger, J.A., Jiang, J., Malana, G.E., Nuovo, G.J., Chotani, M., Feldman, D.S., Schmittgen, T.D., & Elton, T.S. ``The human angiotensin II type 1 receptor +1166 A/C polymorphism attenuates microRNA-155 binding.'' J Biol Chem 282(33):24262-9, 2007, Aug 17. 5. Martin, M.M., Buckenberger, J.A., Knoell, D.L., Strauch, A.R., & Elton, T.S. ``TGF-beta(1) regulation of human AT1 receptor mRNA splice variants harboring exon 2.'' Mol Cell Endocrinol 249(1-2):21-31, 2006 Apr 25. 6. Duffy, A.A., Martin, M.M., & Elton, T.S. ``Transcriptional regulation of the AT1 receptor gene in immortalized human trophoblast cells.'' Biochim. Biophys. Acta. 1680(3):158-70, 2004 Nov 5. As a result of its investigation, OSU has recommended that all of the above publications be retracted. Specifically, ORI finds that Respondent: Falsified and/or fabricated Western blots in an NIH grant application in three submissions of the same grant application:
National Academic Affiliations Council, Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2012-30864
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Lease LAES 056461, LA
Document Number: 2012-30860
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
In accordance with Title IV of the Federal Oil and Gas Royalty Management Act of 1982, Chesapeake Louisiana, LP, filed a petition for reinstatement of oil and gas lease numbered LAES 056461 for lands in Bossier Parish, Louisiana. Petitioner has paid all required rentals and royalties accruing from December 1, 2011, the date of termination.
New Postal Product
Document Number: 2012-30859
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recently-filed Postal Service request to add First-Class Package Service Contract 32 to the competitive product list, along with a related contract. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
New Postal Product
Document Number: 2012-30858
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recently-filed Postal Service request to add First-Class Package Service Contract 31 to the competitive product list, along with a related contract. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Lease OKNM 110359, OK
Document Number: 2012-30857
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
Under the provisions of the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920, as amended, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) received a petition for reinstatement of oil and gas lease OKNM 110359 from the lessee Chesapeake Exploration LLC, for lands in Canadian County, Oklahoma. The petition was filed on time and was accompanied by all the rentals due since the date the lease terminated under the law.
Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Lease NMNM 126063, NM
Document Number: 2012-30856
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
Under the provisions of the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920, as amended, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) received a petition for reinstatement of oil and gas lease NMNM 126063 from the lessee Nadel & Gussman Permian LLC, for lands in Eddy County, New Mexico. The petition was filed on time and was accompanied by all the rentals due since the date the lease terminated under the law.
Notice of Availability of a Proposed Land Use Plan Amendment and Final Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed McCoy Solar Energy Project, CA
Document Number: 2012-30855
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, as amended (NEPA), and the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, as amended (FLPMA), the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has prepared a proposed California Desert Conservation Area (CDCA) plan amendment and final environmental impact statement (EIS) for the McCoy Solar Energy Project (project)a photovoltaic solar electricity generation projectand by this notice is announcing its availability.
Spirotetramat; Pesticide Tolerance for Emergency Exemption
Document Number: 2012-30854
Type: Rule
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
This regulation establishes a time-limited tolerance for residues of spirotetramat in or on watercress. This action is in response to EPA's granting of an emergency exemption under the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) authorizing use of the pesticide on watercress. This regulation establishes a maximum permissible level for residues of spirotetramat in or on watercress. The time-limited tolerance expires on December 31, 2015.
Determination of Insufficient Assets To Satisfy Claims Against Financial Institution in Receivership
Document Number: 2012-30837
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
The FDIC has determined that insufficient assets exist in the receivership of Darby Bank and Trust Co., Vidalia, Georgia, to make any distribution on general unsecured claims, and therefore such claims will recover nothing and have no value.
Endangered and Threatened Species; Take of Anadromous Fish
Document Number: 2012-30836
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
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 salmonids listed under the Endangered Species Act (ESA). The proposed research program is intended to increase knowledge of the species and to help guide management and conservation efforts. The applications and related documents may be viewed online at: https://apps.nmfs.noaa.gov/preview/ previewopenforcomment.cfm. These documents are also available upon written request or by appointment by contacting NMFS by phone (707) 575-6097 or fax (707) 578-3435.
Health Resources and Services Administration
Document Number: 2012-30835
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services
In compliance with the requirement for opportunity for public comment on proposed data collection projects (section 3506(c)(2)(A) of Title 44, United States Code, as amended by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13), the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) publishes periodic summaries of proposed projects being developed for submission to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. To request more information on the proposed project or to obtain a copy of the data collection plans and draft instruments, email paperwork@hrsa.gov or call the HRSA Reports Clearance Officer at (301) 443-1984. HRSA especially requests comments on: (1) The necessity and utility of the proposed information collection for the proper performance of the agency's function, (2) the accuracy of the estimated burden, (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected, and (4) the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology to minimize the information collection burden.
Star Networks USA, LLC; Complaint
Document Number: 2012-30828
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Consumer Product Safety Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Under provisions of its Rules of Practice for Adjudicative Proceeding (16 CFR part 1025), the Consumer Product Safety Commission must publish in the Federal Register Complaints which it issues. Published below is a Complaint: In the Matter of Star Networks USA, LLC.\1\
Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Savings and Loan Holding Companies
Document Number: 2012-30827
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Federal Reserve System, Agencies and Commissions
Change in Bank Control Notices; Acquisitions of Shares of a Bank or Bank Holding Company
Document Number: 2012-30826
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Federal Reserve System, Agencies and Commissions
Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies
Document Number: 2012-30825
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Federal Reserve System, Agencies and Commissions
VA Health Professional Scholarship and Visual Impairment and Orientation and Mobility Professional Scholarship Programs
Document Number: 2012-30811
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) proposes to amend its VA Health Professional Scholarship Program (HPSP) regulations. VA also proposes to establish regulations for a new program, the Visual Impairment and Orientation and Mobility Professional Scholarship Program (VIOMPSP). These proposed regulations would comply with and implement sections 302 and 603 of the Caregivers and Veterans Omnibus Health Services Act of 2010 (the 2010 Act). Section 302 of the 2010 Act established the VIOMPSP, which authorizes VA to provide financial assistance to certain students seeking a degree in visual impairment or orientation or mobility, in order to increase the supply of qualified blind rehabilitation specialists for VA and the United States. Section 603 of the 2010 Act reauthorized and modified HPSP, a program that provides scholarships for education or training in certain healthcare occupations.
Amendment of Time of Designation for Restricted Area R-6501B; Underhill, VT
Document Number: 2012-30806
Type: Rule
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
This action amends the time of designation for restricted area R-6501B, Underhill, VT by adding a requirement for issuance of a Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) 24 hours in advance of any activation of the restricted area. This action does not affect the boundaries, altitudes or activities conducted within the area.
Establishment of Class E Airspace; Walsenburg, CO
Document Number: 2012-30792
Type: Rule
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
This action establishes Class E airspace at Spanish Peaks Airfield, Walsenburg, CO, to accommodate aircraft using new Area Navigation (RNAV) Global Positioning System (GPS) standard instrument approach procedures at the airport. This improves the safety and management of Instrument Flight Rules (IFR) operations at the airport. Also, the geographic coordinates of the airport are updated at the request of National Aeronautical Navigation Services.
Review and Approval of Projects
Document Number: 2012-30764
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Susquehanna River Basin Commission, Agencies and Commissions
This document contains proposed rules that would amend the project review regulations of the Susquehanna River Basin Commission (Commission) to include special requirements for withdrawals from surface water and groundwater sources which, from the point of taking or point of impact respectively, have a drainage area of equal to or less than ten square miles (headwater area); and to modify provisions relating to the issuance of emergency certificates by the Executive Director.