March 17, 2014 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Reader Aids
Document Number: FR-2014-03-17-ReaderAids
Type: Reader Aids
Date: 2014-03-17
Sunshine Act Meeting Notice
Document Number: 2014-05915
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Expanding Access to Mobile Wireless Services Onboard Aircraft
Document Number: 2014-05913
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Federal Communications Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Communications Commission extends the deadline for filing reply comments on the Commission's Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM), in this proceeding, which was published in the Federal Register on Wednesday, January 15, 2014. Interested parties now will have until May 16, 2014, to file reply comments, as opposed to the March 17, 2014, deadline set forth in the NPRM.
Sunshine Act: Notice of Agency Meeting
Document Number: 2014-05909
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: National Credit Union Administration, Agencies and Commissions
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2014-05845
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Department of Health and Human Services
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is announcing an opportunity for the public to comment on CMS' intention to collect information from the public. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (the PRA), federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information (including each proposed extension or reinstatement of an existing collection of information) and to allow 60 days for public comment on the proposed action. Interested persons are invited to send comments regarding our burden estimates or any other aspect of this collection of information, including any of the following subjects: (1) The necessity and utility of the proposed information collection for the proper performance of the agency's functions; (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.
Notice of Intent To Request Revision and Extension of a Currently Approved Information Collection
Document Number: 2014-05843
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Department of Agriculture, National Agricultural Statistics Service
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice announces the intention of the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) to request revision and extension of a currently approved information collection, the Certified Organic Survey. Revision to burden hours will be needed due to changes in the size of the target population, sampling design, and/or questionnaire length.
Notice of Intent To Seek Approval To Reinstate an Information Collection
Document Number: 2014-05841
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Department of Agriculture, National Agricultural Statistics Service
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice announces the intention of the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) to seek reinstatement of an information collection, the Census of Horticultural Specialties.
Notice of Intent To Reinstate a Previously Approved Information Collection
Document Number: 2014-05838
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Department of Agriculture, National Agricultural Statistics Service
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice announces the intention of the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) to request the renewal, with changes, to a currently approved information collection, the Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) Survey. Revision to burden hours will be needed due to changes in the size of the target, sampling design, and/or questionnaire length.
Silicon Metal From the People's Republic of China: Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2012-2013
Document Number: 2014-05835
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (``the Department'') is rescinding the administrative review of the antidumping duty order on silicon metal from the People's Republic of China (``PRC'') for the period of review June 1, 2012, through May 31, 2013.
Certain Kitchen Appliance Shelving and Racks From the People's Republic of China: Final Results of Countervailing Duty Administrative Review; 2011
Document Number: 2014-05832
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (Department) completed its administrative review of the countervailing duty (CVD) order on certain kitchen appliance shelving and racks from the People's Republic of China (PRC) for the period January 1, 2011, through December 31, 2011. The final net subsidy rate for New King Shan (Zhu Hai) Co., Ltd. (NKS) is listed below in the section entitled ``Final Results of the Review.''
Uncovered Innerspring Units From the People's Republic of China; Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2012-2013
Document Number: 2014-05830
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (``the Department'') is conducting an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on uncovered innerspring units from the People's Republic of China (``PRC''). The period of review is February 1, 2012, through January 31, 2013. The review covers the following exporters of subject merchandise: Goldon Bedding Manufacturing (M) Sdn Bhd (``Goldon'') \1\ and Ta Cheng Coconut Knitting Company Ltd. (``Ta Cheng''). We preliminarily determine that Goldon and Ta Cheng, two market economy exporters, failed to cooperate to the best of their abilities and are, therefore, applying adverse facts available (``AFA'') to Goldon's and Ta Cheng's PRC-origin merchandise. Interested parties are invited to comment on these preliminary results.
Meetings of Humanities Panel
Document Number: 2014-05829
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities, Agencies and Commissions
Pursuant to section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. App.), notice is hereby given that nineteen meetings of the Humanities Panel will be held during April 2014 as follows. The purpose of the meetings is for panel review, discussion, evaluation, and recommendation of applications for financial assistance under the National Foundation on the Arts and Humanities Act of 1965 (20 U.S.C. 951-960, as amended).
Proposed Foreign-Trade Zone-Cameron Parish, Louisiana Under Alternative Site Framework
Document Number: 2014-05820
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Department of Commerce, Foreign-Trade Zones Board
Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act Provisions; Fisheries of the Northeastern United States; Northeast Multispecies Fishery; Reporting Requirements; Unused Catch Carryover
Document Number: 2014-05819
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
NMFS is proposing two actions in this rulemaking: A requirement for daily Vessel Monitoring System (VMS) catch reporting for vessels declared to fish in the Eastern U.S./Canada Area; and the de minimis amount of unused fishing year (FY) 2013 sector annual catch entitlement (ACE) that may be carried over, beginning in FY 2014, without being subject to potential accountability measures. The revision to the reporting requirement is necessary to better ensure accurate and timely Eastern U.S./Canada Area catch reporting for quota monitoring purposes. The proposed de minimis carryover amount is necessary to complete the carryover process NMFS described for FY 2014 in conjunction with the May 2013 rulemaking for Framework Adjustment 50 to the Northeast (NE) Multispecies Fishery Management Plan (FMP). The intended effect of these actions is to inform the public and solicit public comment on NMFS's proposed measures.
Proposed Information Collection Request; Comment Request; Federal Implementation Plans Under the Clean Air Act for Indian Reservations in Idaho, Oregon and Washington
Document Number: 2014-05814
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is planning to submit an information collection request (ICR), ``Proposed Information Collection Request; Comment Request; Federal Implementation Plans Under the Clean Air Act for Indian Reservations in Idaho, Oregon and Washington'' (EPA ICR No. 2020.06, OMB Control No. 2060-0558) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. 3501, et seq.). Before doing so, EPA is soliciting public comments on specific aspects of the proposed information collection as described below. This is a proposed extension of the ICR, which is currently approved through August 31, 2014. An Agency may not conduct or sponsor and a person is not required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number.
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2014-05813
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Department of Defense, Office of the Secretary
The Department of Defense has submitted to OMB for clearance, the following proposal for collection of information under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35).
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2014-05812
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Department of Defense, Office of the Secretary
The Department of Defense has submitted to OMB for clearance, the following proposal for collection of information under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35).
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request; Veterans Upward Bound Annual Performance Report
Document Number: 2014-05811
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. chapter 3501 et seq.), ED is proposing an extension of an existing information collection.
Proposed Information Collection Request; Comment Request; Recordkeeping Requirements for Producers, Registrants and Applicants of Pesticides and Pesticide Devices Under Section 8 of the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA); EPA ICR Number 0143.12, OMB Control Number 2070-0028
Document Number: 2014-05810
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is planning to submit an information collection request (ICR), Recordkeeping Requirements for Producers, Registrants and Applicants of Pesticides and Pesticide Devices under Section 8 of the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) (EPA ICR No. 0143.12, OMB Control No. 2070-0028) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.). Before doing so, EPA is soliciting public comments on specific aspects of the proposed information collection as described below. This is a proposed extension of the ICR, which is currently approved through June 30, 2014. An Agency may not conduct or sponsor and a person is not required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number.
National Organic Program Notice of Request for New Information Collection
Document Number: 2014-05809
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Agricultural Marketing Service, Department of Agriculture
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), this notice announces the Agricultural Marketing Service's (AMS) intention to request approval from the Office of Management and Budget for a new information collection: National Organic Program (NOP); Organic Certification Cost-Share Programs.
30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Congressional Earmark Grants
Document Number: 2014-05805
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
HUD has submitted the proposed information collection requirement described below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act. The purpose of this notice is to allow for an additional 30 days of public comment.
Notice of Regulatory Waiver Requests Granted for the Fourth Quarter of Calendar Year 2013
Document Number: 2014-05803
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
Section 106 of the Department of Housing and Urban Development Reform Act of 1989 (the HUD Reform Act) requires HUD to publish quarterly Federal Register notices of all regulatory waivers that HUD has approved. Each notice covers the quarterly period since the previous Federal Register notice. The purpose of this notice is to comply with the requirements of section 106 of the HUD Reform Act. This notice contains a list of regulatory waivers granted by HUD during the period beginning on October 1, 2013, and ending on December 31, 2013.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Disaster Assistance Registration
Document Number: 2014-05802
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
The Federal Emergency Management Agency, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on a revision of a currently approved information collection. In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice seeks comments concerning the Disaster Assistance Registration process.
Proposed Data Collections Submitted for Public Comment and Recommendations
Document Number: 2014-05801
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Sunoco Pipeline L.P.; SunVit Pipeline LLC; Notice of Petition for Declaratory Order
Document Number: 2014-05799
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Valero Terminaling and Distribution Company; Notice of Petition for Temporary Waiver
Document Number: 2014-05798
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Carolina Gas Transmission Corporation; Notice of Request Under Blanket Authorization
Document Number: 2014-05797
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Georgia; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2014-05796
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the State of Georgia (FEMA-3368-EM), dated February 11, 2014, and related determinations.
Proposed Flood Hazard Determinations
Document Number: 2014-05795
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
On September 23, 2013, FEMA published in the Federal Register a proposed flood hazard determination notice that contained an erroneous table. This notice provides corrections to that table, to be used in lieu of the information published at 78 FR 58338. The table provided here represents the proposed flood hazard determinations and communities affected for Navajo County, Arizona, and Incorporated Areas.
In the Matter of Michael P. Cooley; Order Prohibiting Involvement in NRC-Licensed Activities
Document Number: 2014-05794
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2014-05793
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Department of Commerce
Department of the Navy; Naval Postgraduate School
Document Number: 2014-05792
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has received a request for an alternate decommissioning schedule from the Department of the Navy (Navy) for its Naval Postgraduate School (PGS) site, located in Monterey, California, permitted under the Navy's Master Materials License (MML) No. 45-23645-01NA. Approval of the request would extend the time period for the Navy to submit a decommissioning plan and initiate decommissioning activities at the PGS site.
Submission of Information Collection for OMB Review; Comment Request; Liability for Termination of Single-Employer Plans
Document Number: 2014-05791
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) is requesting that the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) extend approval, under the Paperwork Reduction Act, of a collection of information contained in its regulation on Liability for Termination of Single-Employer Plans (OMB control number 1212-0017; expires March 31, 2014). This notice informs the public of PBGC's intent and solicits public comment on the collection of information.
Combined Notice of Filings
Document Number: 2014-05790
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings
Document Number: 2014-05789
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings
Document Number: 2014-05788
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings #1
Document Number: 2014-05787
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Department of the Navy; Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division China Lake
Document Number: 2014-05786
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has received a request for an alternate decommissioning schedule from the Department of the Navy (Navy) for its Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division China Lake (China Lake) site, located in China Lake, California, permitted under the Navy's Master Materials License (MML) No. 45-23645-01NA. Approval of the request would extend the time period for the Navy to submit a decommissioning plan and initiate decommissioning activities at China Lake.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2014-05785
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Department of Health and Human Services
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is announcing an opportunity for the public to comment on CMS' intention to collect information from the public. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension or reinstatement of an existing collection of information, and to allow a second opportunity for public comment on the notice. Interested persons are invited to send comments regarding the burden estimate or any other aspect of this collection of information, including any of the following subjects: (1) The necessity and utility of the proposed information collection for the proper performance of the agency's functions; (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.
New England Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting
Document Number: 2014-05784
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
The New England Fishery Management Council's (Council) Herring Advisory Panel and Oversight Committee will meet to consider actions affecting New England fisheries in the exclusive economic zone (EEZ).
Caribbean Fishery Management Council; Scoping Meetings
Document Number: 2014-05783
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
The Caribbean Fishery Management Council (Council) is transitioning from species specific fishery management to island- specific fisheries management for the exclusive economic zones of Puerto Rico, St. Thomas/St. John and St. Croix separately. This transition is in response to the numerous requests received by the Council to consider the differences among the islands in the U.S. Caribbean. These differences include preference for certain species of fish, ways in which fish species are harvested and other cultural and socio economic factors such as market availability of importance in managing fisheries. The scoping document includes actions and alternatives for each island to make changes to the existing fishery management units by including or excluding species, establish or modify management reference points to determine the status of the stocks, and identify and describe essential fish habitat for any new species considered for federal management. These actions and alternatives are presented for each island specific fishery management plan in the scoping document that is available at the Council's Web page: www.caribbeanfmc.com.
36(b)(1) Arms Sales Notification
Document Number: 2014-05781
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Department of Defense, Office of the Secretary
The Department of Defense is publishing the unclassified text of a section 36(b)(1) arms sales notification. This is published to fulfill the requirements of section 155 of Public Law 104-164 dated July 21, 1996.
Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act Provisions; Fisheries of the Northeastern United States; Northeast Groundfish Fishery; Framework Adjustment 51
Document Number: 2014-05779
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
This action proposes approval of, and regulations to implement, Framework Adjustment 51 to the Northeast Multispecies (Groundfish) Fishery Management Plan. This rule would set catch limits for groundfish stocks, revise the rebuilding programs for Gulf of Maine cod and American plaice, modify management measures for yellowtail flounder, and revise management measures for the U.S./Canada Management Area. Although not part of Framework 51, this action also proposes fishing year 2014 trip limits for the common pool fishery and announces 2014 accountability measures for windowpane flounder. This action is necessary to respond to updated scientific information and achieve the goals and objectives of the Groundfish Plan. The proposed measures are intended to help prevent overfishing, rebuild overfished stocks, achieve optimum yield, and ensure that management measures are based on the best scientific information available.
Petition for Waiver of Felix Storch, Inc. (FSI) From the Department of Energy Residential Refrigerator and Refrigerator-Freezer Test Procedure and Grant of Interim Waiver
Document Number: 2014-05778
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
This notice announces receipt of a petition for waiver from Felix Storch, Inc. (FSI) seeking an exemption from specified portions of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) test procedure for determining the energy consumption of certain electric refrigerators and refrigerator-freezers. FSI asks that it be permitted to use an alternate test procedure to account for the energy consumption of its specific models of its Keg Beer Coolers, Assisted Living Refrigerator-freezers and Ultra-Compact Hotel Refrigerators in place of the currently applicable DOE test procedure. DOE solicits comments, data, and information concerning FSI's petition and the suggested alternate test procedure. Today's notice also declines to grant FSI with an interim waiver from the electric refrigerator- freezers test procedure, for the reasons described in this notice. The waiver request pertains to the basic models set forth in FSI's petition.
Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2014-05777
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Department of Defense, Office of the Secretary
In compliance with Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Defense Health Agency, Defense Health Clinical Systems, Data Sharing Program Office, announces a proposed public information collection and seeks public comment on the provisions thereof. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the information collection on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Announcement of Office of Management and Budget Approval; Procedures for the Safe Processing and Importing of Fish and Fishery Products
Document Number: 2014-05775
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-17
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is announcing that a collection of information entitled ``Procedures for the Safe Processing and Importing of Fish and Fishery Products'' has been approved by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.