Statement of Organization, Functions and Delegations of Authority, 14311-14312 [2013-05064]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 43 / Tuesday, March 5, 2013 / Notices 1. McEntire, Jennifer and Bhatt, Tejas, ‘‘Pilot Projects for Improving Product Tracing Along the Food Supply System—Final Report,’’ Institute of Food Technologists, August 2012. Dated: February 27, 2013. Leslie Kux, Assistant Commissioner for Policy. [FR Doc. 2013–04997 Filed 3–4–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4160–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Health Resources and Services Administration emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES Advisory Commission on Childhood Vaccines; Notice of Meeting In accordance with section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92–463), notice is hereby given of the following meeting: Name: Advisory Commission on Childhood Vaccines (ACCV). Date and Time: March 07, 2013, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. EDT. Place: Audio Conference Call. The ACCV will meet on Thursday, March 7, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (EDT). The public can join the meeting via audio conference call by dialing 1– 800–369–3104 on March 7 and providing the following information: Leader’s Name: Dr. Vito Caserta. Password: ACCV. Agenda: The agenda items for the March meeting will include, but are not limited to: Updates from the Division of Vaccine Injury Compensation (DVIC), Department of Justice (DOJ), National Vaccine Program Office (NVPO), Immunization Safety Office (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention), National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (National Institutes of Health) and Center for Biologics, Evaluation and Research (Food and Drug Administration). A draft agenda and additional meeting materials will be posted on the ACCV Web site (http:// www.hrsa.gov/vaccinecompensation/ accv.htm) prior to the meeting. Agenda items are subject to change as priorities dictate. Public Comment: Persons interested in providing an oral presentation should submit a written request, along with a copy of their presentation to: Annie Herzog, DVIC, Healthcare Systems Bureau (HSB), Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Room 11C–26, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, MD 20857 or email: aherzog@hrsa.gov. Requests should contain the name, address, telephone number, email address, and any business or VerDate Mar<15>2010 15:14 Mar 04, 2013 Jkt 229001 professional affiliation of the person desiring to make an oral presentation. Groups having similar interests are requested to combine their comments and present them through a single representative. The allocation of time may be adjusted to accommodate the level of expressed interest. DVIC will notify each presenter by email, mail or telephone of their assigned presentation time. Persons who do not file an advance request for a presentation, but desire to make an oral statement, may announce it at the time of the public comment period. Public participation and ability to comment will be limited to space and time as it permits. For Further Information Contact: Anyone requiring information regarding the ACCV should contact Annie Herzog, DVIC, HSB, HRSA, Room 11C–26, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, MD 20857; telephone (301) 443–6593 or email: aherzog@hrsa.gov. Dated: February 26, 2013. Bahar Niakan, Director, Division of Policy and Information Coordination. [FR Doc. 2013–04953 Filed 3–4–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4165–15–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Health Resources and Services Administration Statement of Organization, Functions and Delegations of Authority This notice amends Part R of the Statement of Organization, Functions and Delegations of Authority of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) (60 FR 56605, as amended November 6, 1995; as last amended at 78 FR 956–957, dated January 7, 2013). This notice reflects organizational changes to the Health Resources and Services Administration. This notice updates the functional statement for the Office of Federal Assistance Management (RJ). Specifically, this notice: (1) Moves the grant officer and loan officer function from the Office of the Associate Administrator (RJ) to the Division of Grants Management Operations (RJ3); and (2) moves the electronic grant management system function from the Division of Grants Management Operations (RJ3) to the Office of the Associate Administrator (RJ). PO 00000 Frm 00048 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 14311 Chapter RJ—Office of Federal Assistance Management Section RJ–20, Functions (1) Delete the functional statement for the Office of the Associate Administrator (RJ) and the functional statement for the Division of Grants Management Operations (RJ3), and replace in their entirety. Office of Federal Assistance Management (RJ) Provides national leadership in the administration and assurance of the financial integrity of HRSA’s programs and provides oversight over all HRSA activities to ensure that HRSA’s resources are being properly used and protected. Provides leadership, direction, and coordination to all phases of grants policy, administration, and independent review of competitive grant applications. Specifically: (1) Serves as the Administrator’s principal source for grants policy and financial integrity of HRSA programs; (2) exercises oversight over the Agency’s business processes related to assistance programs; (3) facilitates, plans, directs, and coordinates the administration of HRSA grant policies and operations; (4) directs and carries out the independent review of grant applications for all of HRSA’s programs; (5) exercises the sole responsibility within HRSA for all aspects of grant and cooperative agreement receipt, award, and postaward processes: and (6) provides oversight of the management and maintenance of, and enhancements to, the electronic grant management system that enables staff to perform their dayto-day work. Division of Grants Management Operations (RJ3) (1) Plans, directs and carries out the grants officer functions for all of HRSA’s grant programs as well as awarding official functions for various scholarship, loan, and loan repayment assistance programs; (2) participates in the planning, development, and implementation of policies and procedures for grants and cooperative agreements; (3) provides assistance and technical consultation to program offices and grantees in the application of laws, regulations, policies, and guidelines relative to the Agency’s grant and cooperative agreement programs; (4) develops standard operating procedures, methods, and materials for the administration of the Agency’s grants programs; (5) establishes standards and guides for grants management operations; (6) reviews grantee financial status reports and prepares reports and E:\FR\FM\05MRN1.SGM 05MRN1 14312 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 43 / Tuesday, March 5, 2013 / Notices analyses on the grantee’s use of funds; (7) provides technical assistance to applicants and grantees on financial and administrative aspects of grant projects; (8) provides data and analyses as necessary for budget planning, hearings, operational planning, and management decisions; (9) participates in the development of program guidance and instructions for grant competitions; (10) oversees contracts in support of receipt of applications, records management, and grant closeout operations; and (11) supports post-award monitoring and closeout by analyzing Payment Management System data and working with grant and program office staff. Section RJ–30, Delegations of Authority All delegations of authority and redelegations of authority made to HRSA officials that were in effect immediately prior to this reorganization, and that are consistent with this reorganization, shall continue in effect pending further re-delegation. This reorganization is effective upon date of signature. Dated: February 14, 2013. Mary K. Wakefield, Administrator. [FR Doc. 2013–05064 Filed 3–4–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4165–15–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Dated: February 26, 2013. Carolyn Baum, Program Analyst, Office of Federal Advisory Committee Policy. National Institutes of Health National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences; Notice of Closed Meetings [FR Doc. 2013–04957 Filed 3–4–13; 8:45 am] emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES Pursuant to section 10(d) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended (5 U.S.C. App.), notice is hereby given of the following meetings. The meetings will be closed to the public in accordance with the provisions set forth in sections 552b(c)(4) and 552b(c)(6), Title 5 U.S.C., as amended. The grant applications and the discussions could disclose confidential trade secrets or commercial property such as patentable material, and personal information concerning individuals associated with the grant applications, the disclosure of which would constitute a clearly unwarranted invasion of personal privacy. Name of Committee: National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences Special Emphasis Panel; Understanding Environmental Control of Epigenetic/ Mechanisms. Date: March 27, 2013. Time: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. VerDate Mar<15>2010 15:14 Mar 04, 2013 Jkt 229001 Place: Radisson Hotel Research Triangle Park, 150 Park Drive, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709. Contact Person: Leroy Worth, Ph.D., Scientific Review Administrator, Scientific Review Branch, Division of Extramural Research and Training, Nat. Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, P.O. Box 12233, MD EC–30/Room 3171, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, 919/541–0670, worth@niehs.nih.gov. Name of Committee: National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences Special Emphasis Panel; Transgenerational Effects from Environmental Exposures. Date: March 28, 2013. Time: 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. Place: Hilton Raleigh-Durham Airport RTP, 4810 Page Creek Lane, Durham, NC 27703. Contact Person: Sally Eckert-Tilotta, Ph.D., Scientific Review Administrator, Nat. Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Office of Program Operations, Scientific Review Branch, P.O. Box 12233, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, (919) 541–1446, eckertt1@niehs.nih.gov. (Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance Program Nos. 93.115, Biometry and Risk Estimation—Health Risks from Environmental Exposures; 93.142, NIEHS Hazardous Waste Worker Health and Safety Training; 93.143, NIEHS Superfund Hazardous Substances—Basic Research and Education; 93.894, Resources and Manpower Development in the Environmental Health Sciences; 93.113, Biological Response to Environmental Health Hazards; 93.114, Applied Toxicological Research and Testing, National Institutes of Health, HHS) BILLING CODE 4140–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES National Institutes of Health National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases; Notice of Closed Meeting Pursuant to section 10(d) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended (5 U.S.C. App.), notice is hereby given of a meeting of the Division of Intramural Research Board of Scientific Counselors, NIAID. The meeting will be closed to the public as indicated below in accordance with the provisions set forth in section 552b(c)(6), Title 5 U.S.C., as amended for the review, discussion, and evaluation of individual intramural programs and projects conducted by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, including PO 00000 Frm 00049 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 consideration of personnel qualifications and performance, and the competence of individual investigators, the disclosure of which would constitute a clearly unwarranted invasion of personal privacy. Name of Committee: Division of Intramural Research Board of Scientific Counselors, NIAID. Date: June 10–12, 2013. Time: June 10, 2013, 7:45 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate personal qualifications and performance, and competence of individual investigators. Place: National Institutes of Health, Building 50, Conference Room 1227/1233, 50 Center Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892. Time: June 11, 2013, 7:00 a.m. to 7:15 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate personal qualifications and performance, and competence of individual investigators. Place: National Institutes of Health, Building 50, Conference Room 1227/1233, 50 Center Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892. Time: June 12, 2013, 7:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate personal qualifications and performance, and competence of individual investigators. Place: National Institutes of Health, Building 50, Conference Room 1227/1233, 50 Center Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892. Contact Person: Kathryn C. Zoon, Ph.D., Director, Division of Intramural Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH Building 31, Room 4A30, Bethesda, MD 20892, 301–496–3006, kzoon@niaid.nih.gov. In the interest of security, NIH has instituted stringent procedures for entrance onto the NIH campus. All visitor vehicles, including taxicabs, hotel, and airport shuttles will be inspected before being allowed on campus. Visitors will be asked to show one form of identification (for example, a government-issued photo ID, driver’s license, or passport) and to state the purpose of their visit. (Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance Program Nos. 93.855, Allergy, Immunology, and Transplantation Research; 93.856, Microbiology and Infectious Diseases Research, National Institutes of Health, HHS) Dated: February 27, 2013. David Clary, Program Analyst, Office of Federal Advisory Committee Policy. [FR Doc. 2013–04956 Filed 3–4–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4140–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES National Institutes of Health National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases; Notice of Closed Meeting Pursuant to section 10(d) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as E:\FR\FM\05MRN1.SGM 05MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 43 (Tuesday, March 5, 2013)]
[Notices]
[Pages 14311-14312]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-05064]


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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Health Resources and Services Administration


Statement of Organization, Functions and Delegations of Authority

    This notice amends Part R of the Statement of Organization, 
Functions and Delegations of Authority of the Department of Health and 
Human Services (HHS), Health Resources and Services Administration 
(HRSA) (60 FR 56605, as amended November 6, 1995; as last amended at 78 
FR 956-957, dated January 7, 2013).
    This notice reflects organizational changes to the Health Resources 
and Services Administration. This notice updates the functional 
statement for the Office of Federal Assistance Management (RJ). 
Specifically, this notice: (1) Moves the grant officer and loan officer 
function from the Office of the Associate Administrator (RJ) to the 
Division of Grants Management Operations (RJ3); and (2) moves the 
electronic grant management system function from the Division of Grants 
Management Operations (RJ3) to the Office of the Associate 
Administrator (RJ).

Chapter RJ--Office of Federal Assistance Management

Section RJ-20, Functions

    (1) Delete the functional statement for the Office of the Associate 
Administrator (RJ) and the functional statement for the Division of 
Grants Management Operations (RJ3), and replace in their entirety.
Office of Federal Assistance Management (RJ)
    Provides national leadership in the administration and assurance of 
the financial integrity of HRSA's programs and provides oversight over 
all HRSA activities to ensure that HRSA's resources are being properly 
used and protected. Provides leadership, direction, and coordination to 
all phases of grants policy, administration, and independent review of 
competitive grant applications. Specifically: (1) Serves as the 
Administrator's principal source for grants policy and financial 
integrity of HRSA programs; (2) exercises oversight over the Agency's 
business processes related to assistance programs; (3) facilitates, 
plans, directs, and coordinates the administration of HRSA grant 
policies and operations; (4) directs and carries out the independent 
review of grant applications for all of HRSA's programs; (5) exercises 
the sole responsibility within HRSA for all aspects of grant and 
cooperative agreement receipt, award, and post-award processes: and (6) 
provides oversight of the management and maintenance of, and 
enhancements to, the electronic grant management system that enables 
staff to perform their day-to-day work.

Division of Grants Management Operations (RJ3)

    (1) Plans, directs and carries out the grants officer functions for 
all of HRSA's grant programs as well as awarding official functions for 
various scholarship, loan, and loan repayment assistance programs; (2) 
participates in the planning, development, and implementation of 
policies and procedures for grants and cooperative agreements; (3) 
provides assistance and technical consultation to program offices and 
grantees in the application of laws, regulations, policies, and 
guidelines relative to the Agency's grant and cooperative agreement 
programs; (4) develops standard operating procedures, methods, and 
materials for the administration of the Agency's grants programs; (5) 
establishes standards and guides for grants management operations; (6) 
reviews grantee financial status reports and prepares reports and

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analyses on the grantee's use of funds; (7) provides technical 
assistance to applicants and grantees on financial and administrative 
aspects of grant projects; (8) provides data and analyses as necessary 
for budget planning, hearings, operational planning, and management 
decisions; (9) participates in the development of program guidance and 
instructions for grant competitions; (10) oversees contracts in support 
of receipt of applications, records management, and grant closeout 
operations; and (11) supports post-award monitoring and closeout by 
analyzing Payment Management System data and working with grant and 
program office staff.

Section RJ-30, Delegations of Authority

    All delegations of authority and re-delegations of authority made 
to HRSA officials that were in effect immediately prior to this 
reorganization, and that are consistent with this reorganization, shall 
continue in effect pending further re-delegation.
    This reorganization is effective upon date of signature.

    Dated: February 14, 2013.
Mary K. Wakefield,
Administrator.
[FR Doc. 2013-05064 Filed 3-4-13; 8:45 am]
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