Fiscal Year (FY) 2014 Funding Opportunity, 659-660 [2013-31583]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 3 / Monday, January 6, 2014 / Notices for accessibility reasons, or if you have any questions, contact Dale L. Aultman, Secretary to the Farm Credit Administration Board, at (703) 883– 4009. The matters to be considered at the meeting are: Open Session A. Approval of Minutes • December 12, 2013 B. New Business • Standards of Conduct—Proposed Rule C. Reports • Equal Employment Opportunity and Inclusion Update • Auditor’s Report on FCA FY 2013/ 2012 Financial Statements Closed Session * • Executive Meeting with Auditors Dated: January 2, 2014. Dale L. Aultman, Secretary, Farm Credit Administration Board [FR Doc. 2014–00024 Filed 1–2–14; 4:15 pm] BILLING CODE 6705–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES National Institutes of Health Center for Scientific Review; Notice of Closed Meetings mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD 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: Center for Scientific Review Special Emphasis Panel Program Project: Pain and Drug Abuse. Date: January 22–23, 2014. Time: 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. Place: National Institutes of Health, 6701 Rockledge Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892, (Virtual Meeting). Contact Person: John Bishop, Ph.D., Scientific Review Officer, Center for * Session Closed-Exempt pursuant to 5 U.S.C. Section 552b(c)(2). VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:08 Jan 03, 2014 Jkt 232001 Scientific Review, National Institutes of Health, 6701 Rockledge Drive, Room 5182, MSC 7844, Bethesda, MD 20892, (301) 408– 9664, bishopj@csr.nih.gov. Name of Committee: Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences Integrated Review Group Lung Injury, Repair, and Remodeling Study Section. Date: February 3–4, 2014. Time: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. Place: Embassy Suites at the Chevy Chase Pavilion, 4300 Military Road NW., Washington, DC 20015. Contact Person: Ghenima Dirami, Ph.D., Scientific Review Officer, Center for Scientific Review, National Institutes of Health, 6701 Rockledge Drive, Room 4122, MSC 7814, Bethesda, MD 20892, 240–498– 7546, diramig@csr.nih.gov. Name of Committee: Musculoskeletal, Oral and Skin Sciences Integrated Review Group Arthritis, Connective Tissue and Skin Study Section. Date: February 3–4, 2014. Time: 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. Place: Hilton Garden Inn, 7301 Waverly Street, Bethesda, MD 20814. Contact Person: Aftab A. Ansari, Ph.D., Scientific Review Officer, Center for Scientific Review, National Institutes of Health, 6701 Rockledge Drive, Room 4108, MSC 7814, Bethesda, MD 20892, 301–237– 9931, ansaria@csr.nih.gov. (Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance Program Nos. 93.306, Comparative Medicine; 93.333, Clinical Research, 93.306, 93.333, 93.337, 93.393–93.396, 93.837–93.844, 93.846–93.878, 93.892, 93.893, National Institutes of Health, HHS) Dated: December 30, 2013. Melanie J. Gray, Program Analyst, Office of Federal Advisory Committee Policy. [FR Doc. 2013–31494 Filed 1–3–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4140–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration Fiscal Year (FY) 2014 Funding Opportunity Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, HHS. ACTION: Notice of intent to award a single source grant to the National Association of State Alcohol and Drug Abuse Directors (NASADAD). AGENCY: SUMMARY: This notice is to inform the public that the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) intends to award $1.162 million (total costs) for up to three years to NASADAD for Technical Assistance PO 00000 Frm 00027 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 659 to States for Implementation of the Substance Abuse Block Grant (SABG) for Prevention and Treatment (Short Title: SABG–TA). The purpose of this program is to provide technical assistance (TA) to substance abuse Single State Agencies (SSAs) to increase service capacity, including recovery support services, develop integrated systems of care, improve behavioral health outcomes, and support strategies for addressing health disparities in use of the National Standards for Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services (CLAS) in Health and Health Care. In addition, the program will provide TA support to the National Prevention Network (NPN) leadership in support of the further development of state prevention systems as it relates to the implementation of the SABG program. SABG–TA funds will be used to assist states in responding to emerging issues, such as the Affordable Care Act, parity, information technology innovations, implementation of evidence-based practices, and issues related to program integrity. These funds are used for prevention, treatment, recovery support, and other services that will assist in the development, implementation, and management of the SABG program. Funding Opportunity Title: TI–14– 002. Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number: 93.243. Authority: Section 1935 of the Public Health Services Act, as amended. Justification: Eligibility for this award is limited to NASADAD. NASADAD is in the unique position to facilitate these activities because: • NASADAD is the sole and unique organization with a direct official relationship with the SSAs and is the only agency of its type representing all the SSAs for substance use disorder treatment and primary prevention activities. • NASADAD has helped to professionalize the field, and support the systematic development of evidence-based models of screening, assessment, treatment, and recovery support services. Such interventions yield favorable outcomes, are costeffective, scalable, and sustainable. Significant investments in training and workforce development have made these interventions accessible to providers of treatment and prevention services around the country. • Over the years, NASADAD has built an extensive array of constituency groups and has maintained these ongoing memberships in order to coordinate group activities via teleconference, net conference, or in person meetings, as necessary for the E:\FR\FM\06JAN1.SGM 06JAN1 660 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 3 / Monday, January 6, 2014 / Notices purpose of educating the public about the value and importance of substance use disorder treatment and prevention. • NASADAD is the sole organization that has been utilizing a Web-based process to facilitate SSA dialogue on SSA management, clinical program and research issues practices within the SSAs/NPNs, and recognizes and promotes a number of critical prevention research products. • NASADAD’s constituency and staff are a repository of knowledge on state issues related to substance abuse treatment indicators and are accountable for performance in the SABG grant. This knowledge is critical to the grant project. As a result, NASADAD is uniquely qualified and positioned to carry out the requirements of this announcement. Contact: Cathy Friedman, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 1 Choke Cherry Road, Room 8–1097, Rockville, MD 20857; telephone: (240) 276–2316; email: cathy.friedman@samhsa.hhs.gov. Cathy J. Friedman, SAMHSA Public Health Analyst. [FR Doc. 2013–31583 Filed 1–3–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4162–20–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency [Internal Agency Docket No. FEMA–4158– DR; Docket ID FEMA–2013–0001] California; Major Disaster and Related Determinations Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Notice. mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the State of California (FEMA–4158–DR), dated December 13, 2013, and related determinations. DATES: Effective Date: December 13, 2013. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dean Webster, Office of Response and Recovery, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C Street SW., Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–2833. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given that, in a letter dated December 13, 2013, the President issued a major disaster declaration under the authority of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act, 42 U.S.C. 5121 et seq. (the ‘‘Stafford Act’’), as follows: VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:08 Jan 03, 2014 Jkt 232001 I have determined that the damage in certain areas of the State of California resulting from the Rim Fire during the period of August 17 to October 24, 2013, is of sufficient severity and magnitude to warrant a major disaster declaration under the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act, 42 U.S.C. 5121 et seq. (the ‘‘Stafford Act’’). Therefore, I declare that such a major disaster exists in the State of California. In order to provide Federal assistance, you are hereby authorized to allocate from funds available for these purposes such amounts as you find necessary for Federal disaster assistance and administrative expenses. You are authorized to provide Public Assistance in the designated areas and Hazard Mitigation throughout the State. Consistent with the requirement that Federal assistance be supplemental, any Federal funds provided under the Stafford Act for Hazard Mitigation will be limited to 75 percent of the total eligible costs. Federal funds provided under the Stafford Act for Public Assistance also will be limited to 75 percent of the total eligible costs, with the exception of projects that meet the eligibility criteria for a higher Federal cost-sharing percentage under the Public Assistance Alternative Procedures Pilot Program for Debris Removal implemented pursuant to section 428 of the Stafford Act. Further, you are authorized to make changes to this declaration for the approved assistance to the extent allowable under the Stafford Act. (Presidentially Declared Disasters); 97.039, Hazard Mitigation Grant. W. Craig Fugate, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency. [FR Doc. 2013–31501 Filed 1–3–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–23–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5684–N–09] 60-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Congressional Earmark Grants Office of Community Planning and Development, HUD. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) hereby gives notice that pursuant to the authority vested in the Administrator, under Executive Order 12148, as amended, Stephen M. DeBlasio Sr., of FEMA is appointed to act as the Federal Coordinating Officer for this major disaster. The following area of the State of California has been designated as adversely affected by this major disaster: SUMMARY: HUD is seeking approval from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for the information collection described below. In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act, HUD is requesting comment from all interested parties on the proposed collection of information. The purpose of this notice is to allow for 60 days of public comment. The Department’s Congressional Grants Division administers congressionally mandated grants, known as earmarks. These projects have been identified in the annual appropriation of funds to the Department and in the accompanying conference reports or congressional record accompanying each appropriation. Earmarks generally fall into two categories: Economic Development Initiative–Special Project (EDI–SP) and Neighborhood Initiative (NI) grants. DATES: Comments Due Date: March 7, 2014. Tuolumne County for Public Assistance. All counties within the State of California are eligible to apply for assistance under the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program. The following Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Numbers (CFDA) are to be used for reporting and drawing funds: 97.030, Community Disaster Loans; 97.031, Cora Brown Fund; 97.032, Crisis Counseling; 97.033, Disaster Legal Services; 97.034, Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA); 97.046, Fire Management Assistance Grant; 97.048, Disaster Housing Assistance to Individuals and Households in Presidentially Declared Disaster Areas; 97.049, Presidentially Declared Disaster Assistance— Disaster Housing Operations for Individuals and Households; 97.050, Presidentially Declared Disaster Assistance to Individuals and Households—Other Needs; 97.036, Disaster Grants—Public Assistance Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name and/or OMB Control Number and should be sent to: Colette Pollard, Reports Management Officer, QDAM, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW., Room 4176, Washington, DC 20410–5000; telephone 202–402–3400 (this is not a toll-free number) or email at Colette.Pollard@hud.gov for a copy of the proposed forms or other available information. Persons with hearing or speech impairments may access this number through TTY by calling the tollfree Federal Relay Service at (800) 877– 8339. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Colette Pollard, Reports Management PO 00000 Frm 00028 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 ADDRESSES: E:\FR\FM\06JAN1.SGM 06JAN1

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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 3 (Monday, January 6, 2014)]
[Notices]
[Pages 659-660]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-31583]


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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration


Fiscal Year (FY) 2014 Funding Opportunity

AGENCY: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, HHS.

ACTION: Notice of intent to award a single source grant to the National 
Association of State Alcohol and Drug Abuse Directors (NASADAD).

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SUMMARY: This notice is to inform the public that the Substance Abuse 
and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) intends to award 
$1.162 million (total costs) for up to three years to NASADAD for 
Technical Assistance to States for Implementation of the Substance 
Abuse Block Grant (SABG) for Prevention and Treatment (Short Title: 
SABG-TA). The purpose of this program is to provide technical 
assistance (TA) to substance abuse Single State Agencies (SSAs) to 
increase service capacity, including recovery support services, develop 
integrated systems of care, improve behavioral health outcomes, and 
support strategies for addressing health disparities in use of the 
National Standards for Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate 
Services (CLAS) in Health and Health Care. In addition, the program 
will provide TA support to the National Prevention Network (NPN) 
leadership in support of the further development of state prevention 
systems as it relates to the implementation of the SABG program. SABG-
TA funds will be used to assist states in responding to emerging 
issues, such as the Affordable Care Act, parity, information technology 
innovations, implementation of evidence-based practices, and issues 
related to program integrity. These funds are used for prevention, 
treatment, recovery support, and other services that will assist in the 
development, implementation, and management of the SABG program.
    Funding Opportunity Title: TI-14-002.
    Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number: 93.243.
    Authority: Section 1935 of the Public Health Services Act, as 
amended.
    Justification: Eligibility for this award is limited to NASADAD. 
NASADAD is in the unique position to facilitate these activities 
because:
     NASADAD is the sole and unique organization with a direct 
official relationship with the SSAs and is the only agency of its type 
representing all the SSAs for substance use disorder treatment and 
primary prevention activities.
     NASADAD has helped to professionalize the field, and 
support the systematic development of evidence-based models of 
screening, assessment, treatment, and recovery support services. Such 
interventions yield favorable outcomes, are cost-effective, scalable, 
and sustainable. Significant investments in training and workforce 
development have made these interventions accessible to providers of 
treatment and prevention services around the country.
     Over the years, NASADAD has built an extensive array of 
constituency groups and has maintained these ongoing memberships in 
order to coordinate group activities via teleconference, net 
conference, or in person meetings, as necessary for the

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purpose of educating the public about the value and importance of 
substance use disorder treatment and prevention.
     NASADAD is the sole organization that has been utilizing a 
Web-based process to facilitate SSA dialogue on SSA management, 
clinical program and research issues practices within the SSAs/NPNs, 
and recognizes and promotes a number of critical prevention research 
products.
     NASADAD's constituency and staff are a repository of 
knowledge on state issues related to substance abuse treatment 
indicators and are accountable for performance in the SABG grant. This 
knowledge is critical to the grant project.
    As a result, NASADAD is uniquely qualified and positioned to carry 
out the requirements of this announcement.
    Contact: Cathy Friedman, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services 
Administration, 1 Choke Cherry Road, Room 8-1097, Rockville, MD 20857; 
telephone: (240) 276-2316; email: cathy.friedman@samhsa.hhs.gov.

Cathy J. Friedman,
SAMHSA Public Health Analyst.
[FR Doc. 2013-31583 Filed 1-3-14; 8:45 am]
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