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Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 27 / Friday, February 8, 2013 / Notices sroberts on DSK5SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES survey estimates that contact lens sales totaled $4,025,500,000 at the retail level between September 2011 and September 2012.5 Thus, the total labor cost burden estimate of $48.6 million represents approximately 1.2% of the overall market. Estimated annual non-labor cost burden: $0 or minimal. Staff believes that the Rule’s disclosure and recordkeeping requirements impose negligible capital or other non-labor costs, as the affected entities are likely to have the necessary supplies and/or equipment already (e.g., prescription pads, patients’ medical charts, facsimile machines and paper, telephones, and recordkeeping facilities such as filing cabinets or other storage). Request for Comments You can file a comment online or on paper. Write ‘‘Contact Lens Rule: FTC File No. P054510’’ on your comment. 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In addition, do not include any ‘‘[t]rade secret or any commercial or financial information which is * * * privileged or confidential,’’ as discussed in Section 6(f) of the FTC Act, 15 U.S.C. 46(f), and FTC Rule 4.10(a)(2), 16 CFR 4.10(a)(2). In particular, do not include competitively sensitive information such as costs, sales statistics, inventories, formulas, patterns, devices, manufacturing processes, or customer names. If you want the Commission to give your comment confidential treatment, 5 The Vision Council, Consumer Barometer, 2 (Sept. 2012) (Research Report). The market may, in fact, be larger; this number does not include dollars spent by consumers 17 years of age and younger. VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:23 Feb 07, 2013 Jkt 229001 you must file it in paper form, with a request for confidential treatment, and you have to follow the procedure explained in FTC Rule 4.9(c), 16 CFR 4.9(c). 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[FR Doc. 2013–02823 Filed 2–7–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6750–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Delegation of Authorities Notice is hereby given that I have delegated to the Administrator, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), with authority to re-delegate, the authority vested in the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services under Section 1128C(a)(2) of the Social Security Act (the Act) (42 U.S.C. 1320a–7c(a)(2)), as amended, to PO 00000 Frm 00037 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 9393 consult with and arrange for the sharing of data with representatives of health plans pertaining to the Health Care Fraud and Abuse Control Program created by Section 201(a) of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (Section 1128C of the Act; 42 U.S.C. 1320a–7c), as amended. This delegation excludes any authorities previously assigned or delegated to the Office of Inspector General under Section 1128C (42 U.S.C. 1320a–7c) of the Act. I hereby affirm and ratify any actions taken by the Administrator, CMS, or other CMS officials, which involve the exercise of this authority prior to the effective date of this delegation. This delegation of authority is effective upon date of signature. Authority: 44 U.S.C. 3101. Dated: February 4, 2013. Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2013–02900 Filed 2–7–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4150–03–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics: Meeting Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announces the following advisory committee meeting. Name: National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics (NCVHS), Full Committee Meeting. Time and Date: February 28, 2013, 9:00 a.m.–2:45 p.m. EST. March 1, 2013, 9:00 a.m.–11:30 a.m. EST. Place: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Hubert H. Humphrey Building, Rm. 705–A, 200 Independence Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20201. Status: Open. Purpose: At this meeting the Committee will hear presentations and hold discussions on several health data policy topics. On the morning of the first day, the Committee will hear updates from the Department (HHS), the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), the Office of the National Coordinator (ONC), and the Office of Civil Rights (OCR). The Committee will consider plans for 2013 activities and hear from newly appointed Committee members as part of the overview. In preparation for 2013 the Committee will discuss how to maintain the dynamics of working across Subcommittees, as well as how to continue development of its key themes. In the afternoon, Subcommittee Co-chairs will brief the Committee on plans for a hearing organized by the Population Health Subcommittee to explore aspects of the E:\FR\FM\08FEN1.SGM 08FEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES


Delegation of Authorities

    Notice is hereby given that I have delegated to the Administrator, 
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), with authority to re-
delegate, the authority vested in the Secretary of the Department of 
Health and Human Services under Section 1128C(a)(2) of the Social 
Security Act (the Act) (42 U.S.C. 1320a-7c(a)(2)), as amended, to 
consult with and arrange for the sharing of data with representatives 
of health plans pertaining to the Health Care Fraud and Abuse Control 
Program created by Section 201(a) of the Health Insurance Portability 
and Accountability Act of 1996 (Section 1128C of the Act; 42 U.S.C. 
1320a-7c), as amended.
    This delegation excludes any authorities previously assigned or 
delegated to the Office of Inspector General under Section 1128C (42 
U.S.C. 1320a-7c) of the Act.
    I hereby affirm and ratify any actions taken by the Administrator, 
CMS, or other CMS officials, which involve the exercise of this 
authority prior to the effective date of this delegation.
    This delegation of authority is effective upon date of signature.

    Authority:  44 U.S.C. 3101.

    Dated: February 4, 2013.
Kathleen Sebelius,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2013-02900 Filed 2-7-13; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4150-03-P