User Fees for Agricultural Quarantine and Inspection Services, 37231 [2014-15480]

Download as PDF 37231 Proposed Rules Federal Register Vol. 79, No. 126 Tuesday, July 1, 2014 This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains notices to the public of the proposed issuance of rules and regulations. The purpose of these notices is to give interested persons an opportunity to participate in the rule making prior to the adoption of the final rules. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 7 CFR Part 354 [Docket No. APHIS–2013–0021] RIN 0579–AD77 User Fees for Agricultural Quarantine and Inspection Services Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, USDA. ACTION: Proposed rule; reopening of comment period. AGENCY: tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with PROPOSALS VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:47 Jun 30, 2014 Jkt 232001 For information concerning program operations, contact Mr. William E. Thomas, AQI Coordinator, PPQ, APHIS, 4700 River Road, Unit 131, Riverdale, MD 20737–1231; (301) 851–2306. For information concerning rate development, contact Mrs. Kris Caraher, Chief, Review and Analysis Branch, FMD, MRPBS, APHIS, 4700 River Road, Unit 55, Riverdale, MD 20737; (301) 851–2852. On April 25, 2014, we published in the Federal Register (79 FR 22895–22908, Docket No. APHIS–2013–0021) a proposal to amend the user fee regulations by adding new fee categories and adjusting current fees charged for certain agricultural quarantine and inspection services that are provided in connection with certain commercial vessels, commercial trucks, commercial railroad cars, commercial aircraft, and international passengers arriving at ports in the customs territory of the United States. We also proposed to adjust or remove the fee caps associated with commercial trucks, commercial vessels, and commercial railcars. Comments on the proposed rule were required to be received on or before June 24, 2014. We are reopening the comment period on Docket No. APHIS– 2013–0021 for an additional 30 days. This action will allow interested persons additional time to prepare and submit comments. We will also consider all comments received between June 25, 2014 (the day after the close of the original comment period) and the date of this notice. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: We are reopening the comment period for our proposed rule to amend the user fee regulations by adding new fee categories and adjusting current fees charged for certain agricultural quarantine and inspection services that are provided in connection with certain commercial vessels, commercial trucks, commercial railroad cars, commercial aircraft, and international passengers arriving at ports in the customs territory of the United States. This action will allow interested persons additional time to prepare and submit comments. DATES: The comment period for the proposed rule published April 25, 2014 (79 FR 22895) is reopened. We will consider all comments that we receive on or before July 24, 2014. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments by either of the following methods: • Federal eRulemaking Portal: Go to http://www.regulations.gov/ #!docketDetail;D=APHIS-2013-0021. • Postal Mail/Commercial Delivery: Send your comment to Docket No. APHIS–2013–0021, Regulatory Analysis and Development, PPD, APHIS, Station 3A–03.8, 4700 River Road, Unit 118, Riverdale, MD 20737–1238. Supporting documents and any comments we receive on this docket may be viewed at http:// www.regulations.gov/ #!docketDetail;D=APHIS-2013-0021 or in our reading room, which is located in SUMMARY: room 1141 of the USDA South Building, 14th Street and Independence Avenue SW., Washington, DC. Normal reading room hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, except holidays. To be sure someone is there to help you, please call (202) 799–7039 before coming. Authority: 7 U.S.C. 7701–7772, 7781–7786, and 8301–8317; 21 U.S.C. 136 and 136a; 49 U.S.C. 80503; 7 CFR 2.22, 2.80, and 371.3. Done in Washington, DC, this 26th day of June 2014. Michael C. Gregoire, Acting Administrator, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service. [FR Doc. 2014–15480 Filed 6–30–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3410–34–P PO 00000 Frm 00001 Fmt 4702 Sfmt 4702 DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Office of the Comptroller of the Currency 12 CFR Part 46 [Docket ID. OCC–2014–0015] RIN 1557–AD85 Annual Stress Test—Schedule Shift and Adjustments to Regulatory Capital Projections Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Treasury. ACTION: Proposed rule. AGENCY: The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) proposes to adjust the timing of the annual stress testing cycle and to clarify the method used to calculate regulatory capital in the stress tests. The proposal would shift the dates of the annual stress testing cycle by approximately three months. The proposal also would provide that covered institutions will not have to calculate their regulatory capital requirements using the advanced approaches method in 12 CFR part 3, subpart E until the stress testing cycle beginning on January 1, 2016. DATES: Comments must be received on or before September 2, 2014. ADDRESSES: Because paper mail in the Washington, DC area and at the OCC is subject to delay, commenters are encouraged to submit comments by the Federal eRulemaking Portal or email, if possible. Please use the title ‘‘Annual Stress Test’’ to facilitate the organization and distribution of the comments. You may submit comments by any of the following methods: • Federal eRulemaking Portal— ‘‘Regulations.gov’’: Go to www.regulations.gov. Enter ‘‘Docket ID OCC–2014–0015’’ in the Search Box and click ‘‘Search.’’ Results can be filtered using the filtering tools on the left side of the screen. 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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 126 (Tuesday, July 1, 2014)]
[Proposed Rules]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-15480]


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Proposed Rules
                                                Federal Register
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This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains notices to the public of 
the proposed issuance of rules and regulations. The purpose of these 
notices is to give interested persons an opportunity to participate in 
the rule making prior to the adoption of the final rules.

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Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 126 / Tuesday, July 1, 2014 / 
Proposed Rules

[[Page 37231]]



DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service

7 CFR Part 354

[Docket No. APHIS-2013-0021]
RIN 0579-AD77


User Fees for Agricultural Quarantine and Inspection Services

AGENCY: Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, USDA.

ACTION: Proposed rule; reopening of comment period.

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SUMMARY: We are reopening the comment period for our proposed rule to 
amend the user fee regulations by adding new fee categories and 
adjusting current fees charged for certain agricultural quarantine and 
inspection services that are provided in connection with certain 
commercial vessels, commercial trucks, commercial railroad cars, 
commercial aircraft, and international passengers arriving at ports in 
the customs territory of the United States. This action will allow 
interested persons additional time to prepare and submit comments.

DATES: The comment period for the proposed rule published April 25, 
2014 (79 FR 22895) is reopened. We will consider all comments that we 
receive on or before July 24, 2014.

ADDRESSES: You may submit comments by either of the following methods:
     Federal eRulemaking Portal: Go to http://www.regulations.gov/#!docketDetail;D=APHIS-2013-0021.
     Postal Mail/Commercial Delivery: Send your comment to 
Docket No. APHIS-2013-0021, Regulatory Analysis and Development, PPD, 
APHIS, Station 3A-03.8, 4700 River Road, Unit 118, Riverdale, MD 20737-
1238.
    Supporting documents and any comments we receive on this docket may 
be viewed at http://www.regulations.gov/#!docketDetail;D=APHIS-2013-
0021 or in our reading room, which is located in room 1141 of the USDA 
South Building, 14th Street and Independence Avenue SW., Washington, 
DC. Normal reading room hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through 
Friday, except holidays. To be sure someone is there to help you, 
please call (202) 799-7039 before coming.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For information concerning program 
operations, contact Mr. William E. Thomas, AQI Coordinator, PPQ, APHIS, 
4700 River Road, Unit 131, Riverdale, MD 20737-1231; (301) 851-2306. 
For information concerning rate development, contact Mrs. Kris Caraher, 
Chief, Review and Analysis Branch, FMD, MRPBS, APHIS, 4700 River Road, 
Unit 55, Riverdale, MD 20737; (301) 851-2852.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On April 25, 2014, we published in the 
Federal Register (79 FR 22895-22908, Docket No. APHIS-2013-0021) a 
proposal to amend the user fee regulations by adding new fee categories 
and adjusting current fees charged for certain agricultural quarantine 
and inspection services that are provided in connection with certain 
commercial vessels, commercial trucks, commercial railroad cars, 
commercial aircraft, and international passengers arriving at ports in 
the customs territory of the United States. We also proposed to adjust 
or remove the fee caps associated with commercial trucks, commercial 
vessels, and commercial railcars.
    Comments on the proposed rule were required to be received on or 
before June 24, 2014. We are reopening the comment period on Docket No. 
APHIS-2013-0021 for an additional 30 days. This action will allow 
interested persons additional time to prepare and submit comments. We 
will also consider all comments received between June 25, 2014 (the day 
after the close of the original comment period) and the date of this 
notice.

    Authority: 7 U.S.C. 7701-7772, 7781-7786, and 8301-8317; 21 
U.S.C. 136 and 136a; 49 U.S.C. 80503; 7 CFR 2.22, 2.80, and 371.3.

    Done in Washington, DC, this 26th day of June 2014.
Michael C. Gregoire,
Acting Administrator, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service.
[FR Doc. 2014-15480 Filed 6-30-14; 8:45 am]
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