Federal Acquisition Regulation; Expanded Reporting of Nonconforming Items; Extension of Comment Period, 46748 [2014-18974]

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Asrah Khadr, (215) 814–2071, or by email at Khadr.asrah@epa.gov. For further information, please see the information provided in the direct final action, with the same title, that is located in the ‘‘Rules and Regulations’’ section of this Federal Register publication. tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with PROPOSALS SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Dated: July 11, 2014. William C. Early, Acting Regional Administrator, Region III. [FR Doc. 2014–18621 Filed 8–8–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:58 Aug 08, 2014 Jkt 232001 GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION 48 CFR Parts 2, 7, 12, 46, and 52 [FAR Case 2013–002; Docket No. 2013– 0002; Sequence No. 1] RIN 9000–AM58 Federal Acquisition Regulation; Expanded Reporting of Nonconforming Items; Extension of Comment Period Department of Defense (DoD), General Services Administration (GSA), and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). ACTION: Proposed rule; extension of comment period. AGENCY: DoD, GSA, and NASA are proposing to amend the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) to require expanded reporting of nonconforming items. The comment period is being extended to provide additional time for interested parties to review the FAR changes of FAR Case 2013–002; Expanded Reporting of Nonconforming Items to September 10, 2014. DATES: Interested parties should submit written comments to the Regulatory Secretariat at one of the addressees shown below on or before September 10, 2014 to be considered in the formation of the final rule. ADDRESSES: Submit comments in response to FAR Case 2013–002 by any of the following methods: • Regulations.gov: http:// www.regulations.gov. Submit comments via the Federal eRulemaking portal by searching for ‘‘FAR Case 2013–002’’. Select the link ‘‘Comment Now’’ that corresponds with ‘‘FAR Case 2013– 002.’’ Follow the instructions provided at the ‘‘Comment Now’’ screen. Please include your name, company name (if any), and ‘‘FAR Case 2013–002’’ on your attached document. • Fax: 202–501–4067. • Mail: General Services Administration, Regulatory Secretariat (MVCB), ATTN: Hada Flowers, 1800 F Street NW., 2nd Floor, Washington, DC 20405. Instructions: Please submit comments only and cite FAR Case 2013–002, in all correspondence related to this case. All comments received will be posted without change to http:// www.regulations.gov, including any personal and/or business confidential information provided. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00029 Fmt 4702 Sfmt 4702 Ms. Marissa Petrusek, Procurement Analyst, at 202–501–0136, for clarification of content. For information pertaining to status or publication schedules, contact the Regulatory Secretariat at 202–501– 4755. Please cite FAR Case 2013–002. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE I. Background DoD, GSA, and NASA published a proposed rule in the Federal Register at 79 FR 33164, June 10, 2014. The comment period is extended to provide additional time for interested parties to review and submit comments on the published FAR changes until September 10, 2014. List of Subjects in 48 CFR Parts 2, 7, 12, 46, and 52 Government procurement. Dated: August 6, 2014. William Clark, Acting Director, Office of Government-wide Acquisition Policy, Office of Acquisition Policy, Office of Government-wide Policy. [FR Doc. 2014–18974 Filed 8–8–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6820–EP–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration 49 CFR Parts 171 and 173 [Docket No. PHMSA–2011–0143 (HM–253)] RIN 2137–AE81 Hazardous Materials: Reverse Logistics (RRR) Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), DOT. ACTION: Notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM). AGENCY: PHMSA is proposing to revise the Hazardous Materials Regulations applicable to return shipments of certain hazardous materials by motor vehicle. PHMSA proposes a definition for ‘‘reverse logistics’’ for hazardous materials that are intended to be returned to or between a vendor, distributor, manufacturer, or other person for the purpose of returning for credit, recalling product, replacement, or similar reason (for instance, from a retail or wholesale outlet). PHSMA proposes to establish a new section in the regulations to provide an exception for materials that are transported in a manner that meets the definition of ‘‘reverse logistics.’’ In this exception, PHMSA proposes to clearly identify the SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\11AUP1.SGM 11AUP1

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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 154 (Monday, August 11, 2014)]
[Proposed Rules]
[Page 46748]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-18974]


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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION

NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION

48 CFR Parts 2, 7, 12, 46, and 52

[FAR Case 2013-002; Docket No. 2013-0002; Sequence No. 1]
RIN 9000-AM58


Federal Acquisition Regulation; Expanded Reporting of 
Nonconforming Items; Extension of Comment Period

AGENCY: Department of Defense (DoD), General Services Administration 
(GSA), and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).

ACTION: Proposed rule; extension of comment period.

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SUMMARY: DoD, GSA, and NASA are proposing to amend the Federal 
Acquisition Regulation (FAR) to require expanded reporting of 
nonconforming items. The comment period is being extended to provide 
additional time for interested parties to review the FAR changes of FAR 
Case 2013-002; Expanded Reporting of Nonconforming Items to September 
10, 2014.

DATES: Interested parties should submit written comments to the 
Regulatory Secretariat at one of the addressees shown below on or 
before September 10, 2014 to be considered in the formation of the 
final rule.

ADDRESSES: Submit comments in response to FAR Case 2013-002 by any of 
the following methods:
     Regulations.gov: http://www.regulations.gov. Submit 
comments via the Federal eRulemaking portal by searching for ``FAR Case 
2013-002''. Select the link ``Comment Now'' that corresponds with ``FAR 
Case 2013-002.'' Follow the instructions provided at the ``Comment 
Now'' screen. Please include your name, company name (if any), and 
``FAR Case 2013-002'' on your attached document.
     Fax: 202-501-4067.
     Mail: General Services Administration, Regulatory 
Secretariat (MVCB), ATTN: Hada Flowers, 1800 F Street NW., 2nd Floor, 
Washington, DC 20405.
    Instructions: Please submit comments only and cite FAR Case 2013-
002, in all correspondence related to this case. All comments received 
will be posted without change to http://www.regulations.gov, including 
any personal and/or business confidential information provided.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Marissa Petrusek, Procurement 
Analyst, at 202-501-0136, for clarification of content. For information 
pertaining to status or publication schedules, contact the Regulatory 
Secretariat at 202-501-4755. Please cite FAR Case 2013-002.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

I. Background

    DoD, GSA, and NASA published a proposed rule in the Federal 
Register at 79 FR 33164, June 10, 2014. The comment period is extended 
to provide additional time for interested parties to review and submit 
comments on the published FAR changes until September 10, 2014.

List of Subjects in 48 CFR Parts 2, 7, 12, 46, and 52

    Government procurement.

    Dated: August 6, 2014.
William Clark,
Acting Director, Office of Government-wide Acquisition Policy, Office 
of Acquisition Policy, Office of Government-wide Policy.
[FR Doc. 2014-18974 Filed 8-8-14; 8:45 am]
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