September 4, 2014 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Reader Aids
Document Number: FR-2014-09-04-ReaderAids
Type: Reader Aids
Date: 2014-09-04
Labor Day, 2014
Document Number: 2014-21262
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Executive Office of the President
National Wilderness Month, 2014
Document Number: 2014-21261
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Executive Office of the President
National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, 2014
Document Number: 2014-21260
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Executive Office of the President
National Preparedness Month, 2014
Document Number: 2014-21259
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Executive Office of the President
National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month, 2014
Document Number: 2014-21258
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Executive Office of the President
National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month, 2014
Document Number: 2014-21256
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Executive Office of the President
National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, 2014
Document Number: 2014-21255
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Executive Office of the President
National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month, 2014
Document Number: 2014-21254
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Executive Office of the President
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2014-21190
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Requirements for Single Family Mortgage Instruments
Document Number: 2014-21120
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
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.
30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: FHA-Insured Mortgage Loan Servicing of Delinquent, Default and Foreclosure With Service Members Act
Document Number: 2014-21119
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
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.
Exelon Generation Company, LLC; Limerick Generating Station, Units 1 and 2
Document Number: 2014-21116
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has published a final plant-specific supplement to the Generic Environmental Impact Statement for License Renewal of Nuclear Plants (GEIS), NUREG-1437, regarding the renewal of Operating Licenses NPF-39 and NPF-85 for an additional 20 years of operation for Limerick Generating Station, Units 1 and 2 (LGS). The LGS site is located in Pottstown, PA. Possible alternatives to the proposed action (license renewal) include no action and reasonable alternative energy sources.
Notice of Request for Revision to and Extension of Approval of an Information Collection; Control of Chronic Wasting Disease
Document Number: 2014-21115
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice announces the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service's intention to request a revision to and extension of approval of an information collection associated with the regulations for the control of chronic wasting disease in farmed or captive cervid herds.
Importation of Litchi and Longan Fruit From Vietnam Into the Continental United States
Document Number: 2014-21113
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
We are amending the fruits and vegetables regulations to allow the importation of litchi and longan fruit from Vietnam into the continental United States. As a condition of entry, litchi and longan fruit from Vietnam will be subject to a systems approach that includes requirements for treatment and inspection and restrictions on the distribution of the fruit. This action will allow for the importation of litchi and longan fruit from Vietnam into the United States while continuing to provide protection against the introduction of quarantine pests.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Comment Request
Document Number: 2014-21112
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is proposing a new information collection titled, ``Financial Coaching Program for Veterans and Low-income Consumers''.
Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Endangered Species Status for Brickellia mosieri (Florida Brickell-bush) and Linum carteri var. carteri (Carter's Small-flowered Flax)
Document Number: 2014-21110
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Fish and Wildlife Service, Department of the Interior
We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service), determine endangered species status under the Endangered Species Act of 1973 (Act), as amended, for Brickellia mosieri (Florida brickell-bush) and Linum carteri var. carteri (Carter's small-flowered flax), two plants from Miami-Dade County, Florida. The effect of this regulation will be to add these plants to the List of Endangered and Threatened Plants.
Robert D. Willis Power Rate
Document Number: 2014-21107
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Department of Energy, Southwestern Power Administration
The Administrator, Southwestern Power Administration (Southwestern), has prepared Current and Revised 2014 Power Repayment Studies for the Robert D. Willis project which show the need for an increase in annual revenues to meet cost recovery criteria. Such increased revenues are needed primarily to cover the costs associated with increased investments and replacements in the hydroelectric generating facilities and increased operations and maintenance costs. The Administrator of Southwestern has developed a proposed Robert D. Willis Rate Schedule, which is supported by power repayment studies, to recover the required revenues. The Revised 2014 Power Repayment Study indicates that the proposed Rate Schedule would increase annual revenues approximately 10.2 percent from $1,072,332 to $1,181,496 effective January 1, 2015 through September 30, 2018.\1\
Boston Harbor Islands National Recreation Area Advisory Council
Document Number: 2014-21103
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service
This notice announces a meeting of the Boston Harbor Islands National Recreation Area Advisory Council. The agenda includes a discussion and vote on changes to the Committee bylaws, and the Council's mission, goals, and community outreach initiative. Superintendent Parker will also give updates about park summer operations, topics will include: Visitation, staffing, private boater use of the park, ferry service/schedule/ridership, vendor operations (marina/moorings/food service/park store), volunteering, planning for the 2016 anniversaries of the park (20 years), the National Park Service (100 years), and the Boston Light Tricentennial (300 years).
Proposed Directive for Commercial Filming in Wilderness; Special Uses Administration
Document Number: 2014-21093
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Forest Service
The Forest Service proposes to incorporate interim directive (ID) 2709.11-2013.1 into Forest Service Handbook (FSH) 2709.11, chapter 40 to make permanent guidance for the evaluation of proposals for still photography and commercial filming on National Forest System Lands. The proposed amendment would address the establishment of consistent national criteria to evaluate requests for special use permits on National Forest System (NFS) lands. Specifically, this policy provides the criteria used to evaluate request for special use permits related to still photography and commercial filming in congressionally designated wilderness areas. Public comment is invited and will be considered in the development of the final directive.
Extension of Comment Period on the Proposed Directive on Groundwater Resource Management, Forest Service Manual 2560
Document Number: 2014-21092
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Forest Service
The Forest Service published a notice in the Federal Register on May 6, 2014, initiating a 90-day comment period on the Proposed Directive on Groundwater Resource Management, Forest Service Manual 2560. The closing date for that 90-day comment period was August 4, 2014. The agency extended the comment period and published a notice in the Federal Register on August 1, 2014, extending the comment period to September 3, 2015. The Agency is extending the comment period; therefore, the comment period has been extended to October 3, 2014.
Significant New Use Rule on Certain Chemical Substances; Withdrawal of Significant New Use Rules
Document Number: 2014-21091
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
EPA is withdrawing significant new use rules (SNURs) promulgated under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) for chemical substances which were the subject of premanufacture notices (PMNs). EPA published these SNURs using direct final rulemaking procedures. EPA received notices of intent to submit adverse comments on these rules. Therefore, the Agency is withdrawing these SNURs, as required under the expedited SNUR rulemaking process. EPA intends to publish in the near future proposed SNURs for these six chemical substances under separate notice and comment procedures.
Notice of Proposed Information Collection; Request for Comments
Document Number: 2014-21088
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Department of the Interior, Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSMRE) is announcing its intention to request renewed approval for the collection of information for Underground Mining Permit ApplicationsMinimum Requirements for Reclamation and Operation Plans.
Importer of Controlled Substances Registration: Wildlife Laboratories, Inc.
Document Number: 2014-21087
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
Wildlife Laboratories, Inc., applied to be registered as an importer of certain basic classes of controlled substances. The DEA grants Wildlife Laboratories, Inc., registration as an importer of those controlled substances.
Notice of the 2014-2015 Meeting Schedule for Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park Advisory Commission
Document Number: 2014-21086
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service
As required by the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. Appendix 1-16), the National Park Service is hereby giving notice that the Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park Advisory Commission will hold quarterly meetings to discuss park projects and the implementation of the park's general management plan.
Notice of Proposed Information Collection for 1029-0083; Request for Comments
Document Number: 2014-21085
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Department of the Interior, Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSMRE) is announcing its intention to request renewed approval to collect information on the certification of blasters in Federal program states and on Indian lands, and the related form.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Requests for Comments; Clearance of Renewed Approval of Information Collection: Agricultural Aircraft Operator Certificate Application
Document Number: 2014-21084
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, FAA invites public comments about our intention to request the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval to renew an information collection. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments on the following collection of information was published on June 12, 2014, vol. 79, no. 113, page 33797. Standards have been established for the certification of agricultural aircraft. The information collected shows applicant compliance and eligibility for certification by FAA.
Importer of Controlled Substances Registration: Arizona Department of Corrections, Aspc-Florence
Document Number: 2014-21083
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
Arizona Department of Corrections, ASPC-Florence applied to be registered as an importer of a certain basic class of controlled substance. The DEA grants Arizona Department of Corrections, ASPC- Florence registration as an importer of this controlled substance.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Requests for Comments; Clearance of Renewed Approval of Information Collection: FAA Entry Point Filing Form-International Registry
Document Number: 2014-21082
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, FAA invites public comments about our intention to request the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval to renew an information collection. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments on the following collection of information was published on June 12, 2014, vol. 79, no. 113, page 33798. The respondents supply information through the AC 8050-135 to the FAA Civil Aviation Registry's Aircraft Registration Branch in order to obtain an authorization code for access to the International Registry.
Effectiveness of Licensing Procedures for Agricultural Commodities to Cuba
Document Number: 2014-21081
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
The Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) is requesting public comments on the effectiveness of its licensing procedures as defined in the Export Administration Regulations for the export of agricultural commodities to Cuba. BIS will include a description of these comments in its biennial report to Congress, as required by the Trade Sanctions Reform and Export Enhancement Act of 2000, as amended.
Notice of Agreements Filed
Document Number: 2014-21080
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Federal Maritime Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Ocean Transportation Intermediary License Applicants
Document Number: 2014-21079
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Federal Maritime Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Adding 10 Species to the List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife
Document Number: 2014-21078
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Fish and Wildlife Service, Department of the Interior
We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service), in accordance with the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended (Act), are amending the List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife (List) by adding: five species of foreign sturgeon (Adriatic sturgeon (Acipenser naccarii), Chinese sturgeon (A. sinensis), European sturgeon (A. sturio), Kaluga sturgeon (Huso dauricus), and Sakhalin sturgeon (A. mikadoi)); four distinct population segments (DPSs) of scalloped hammerhead shark (Sphyrna lewini) (Central and Southwest Atlantic (Central & SW Atlantic) DPS, Eastern Atlantic DPS, Indo-West Pacific DPS, and Eastern Pacific DPS); and a nonessential experimental population of Upper Columbia River spring-run Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha). These amendments are based on previously published determinations by the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Department of Commerce, which has jurisdiction for these species.
Manufacturer of Controlled Substances Registration: National Center for Natural Products Research (NIDA MProject), Inc.
Document Number: 2014-21077
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
National Center for Natural Products Research (NIDA MProject), Inc. applied to be registered as a manufacturer of certain basic classes of controlled substances. The DEA grants National Center for Natural Products Research (NIDA MProject), Inc., registration as a manufacturer of those controlled substances.
In the Matter of Korea Hydro and Nuclear Power, Co., Ltd. and All Other Persons Who Seek or Obtain Access to Safeguards Information Described Herein; Order Imposing Protection Requirements for Access to Safeguards Information (Effective Immediately)
Document Number: 2014-21076
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is issuing this amended Order to clarify the access requirements and approvals necessary to provide adequate protection of Safeguards Information.
Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Regulation Project
Document Number: 2014-21074
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The Department of the Treasury, 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 proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). The IRS is soliciting comments concerning information collection requirements related to Certain Asset Transfers to a Tax Exempt Entity.
Notice of Public Meeting and Webinar: Distribution System Storage Facility Inspection and Cleaning
Document Number: 2014-21073
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water announces a public meeting and webinar on Distribution System Storage Facility Inspection and Cleaning. The purpose of the meeting and webinar is to gather input and information from the public and stakeholders on distribution system water storage facility inspection and cleaning and other risk management approaches to help maintain facility integrity and finished water quality. The presenters and panelists will provide background information concerning storage facility inspection and cleaning, existing state programs and available guidance documents. Opportunity for public comment will be provided as described in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section.
Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Regulation Project
Document Number: 2014-21072
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The Department of the Treasury, 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 proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). The IRS is soliciting comments concerning information collection requirements related to ten or more employer plans.
Order Making Fiscal Year 2015 Annual Adjustments to Registration Fee Rates
Document Number: 2014-21071
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Regulation Project
Document Number: 2014-21070
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The Department of the Treasury, 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 proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13(44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). The IRS is soliciting comments concerning information collection related to Limitations on Corporate Net Operating Loss.
Advisory Committee on Homeless Veterans, Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2014-21069
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
Proposed Collection; Comment Request on Burden Relating to Regulation Project
Document Number: 2014-21067
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The Department of the Treasury, 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 proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13(44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). Currently, the IRS is soliciting comments concerning the burden related to existing final regulations, TD 8700, Mark to Market for Dealers in Securities (Sec. Sec. 1.475(b)-4, and 1.475(c)- 1).
Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 8864
Document Number: 2014-21066
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The Department of the Treasury, 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 proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). Currently, the IRS is soliciting comments concerning Form 8864, Biodiesel Fuels Credit.
First Responder Network Authority Board Meetings
Document Number: 2014-21065
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Telecommunications and Information Administration
The Board of the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) will convene an open public meeting of the Board on September 17, 2014, preceded by meetings of the Board Committees on September 16, 2014.
Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 1041-N
Document Number: 2014-21064
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The Department of the Treasury, 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 proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). The IRS is soliciting comments concerning Form 1041-N, U.S. Income Tax Return for Electing Alaska Native Settlement Trusts.
Importer of Controlled Substances Registration: Akorn, Inc.
Document Number: 2014-21063
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
Akorn, Inc., applied to be registered as an importer of a certain basic class of controlled substance. The DEA grants Akorn, Inc., registration as an importer of this controlled substance.
Bulk Manufacturer of Controlled Substances Application: Chattem Chemicals, Inc.
Document Number: 2014-21062
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
Fisheries of the Exclusive Economic Zone Off Alaska; Pacific Cod in the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Management Area
Document Number: 2014-21061
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
NMFS is opening directed fishing for Pacific cod by catcher vessels less than 60 feet (18.3 meters) length overall (LOA) using hook-and-line or pot gear in the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Management Area (BSAI). This action is necessary to fully use the 2014 total allowable catch of Pacific cod allocated to catcher vessels less than 60 feet LOA using hook-and-line or pot gear in the BSAI.