March 23, 2016 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Reader Aids
Document Number: FR-2016-03-23-ReaderAids
Type: Reader Aids
Date: 2016-03-23
National Poison Prevention Week, 2016
Document Number: 2016-06793
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Executive Office of the President
Delegation of Authority Pursuant to Section 704 of the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2016
Document Number: 2016-06714
Type: Administrative Order
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Executive Office of the President
Sunshine Act; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2016-06699
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board, Agencies and Commissions
Notice Seeking Public Comment on the Evolution of the Treasury Market Structure
Document Number: 2016-06641
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Department of the Treasury
On January 22, 2016, the Department of the Treasury (Treasury) published in the Federal Register a request for information (RFI) on the Evolution of the Treasury Market Structure. The RFI seeks comments on structural changes in the U.S. Treasury market and their implications for market functioning; trading and risk management practices across the U.S. Treasury market; considerations with respect to more comprehensive official sector access to Treasury market data; and benefits and risks of increased public disclosure of Treasury market activity. Treasury is extending the comment period until April 22, 2016 to provide additional opportunity to comment.
Louisiana Disaster Number LA-00062
Document Number: 2016-06638
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Small Business Administration, Agencies and Commissions
This is an amendment of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the State of Louisiana (FEMA-4263-DR), dated 03/13/ 2016. Incident: Severe Storms and Flooding. Incident Period: 03/08/2016 and continuing. Effective Date: 03/17/2016. Physical Loan Application Deadline Date: 05/12/2016. EIDL Loan Application Deadline Date: 12/13/2016.
Oklahoma Disaster Number OK-00100
Document Number: 2016-06635
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Small Business Administration, Agencies and Commissions
This is an amendment of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for Public Assistance Only for the State of Oklahoma (FEMA-4256-DR), dated 02/10/2016. Incident: Severe Winter Storms and Flooding. Incident Period: 12/26/2015 through 01/05/2016. Effective Date: 03/17/2016. Physical Loan Application Deadline Date: 04/11/2016. Economic Injury (EIDL) Loan Application Deadline Date: 11/10/2016.
Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Lease OKNM 118150, Oklahoma
Document Number: 2016-06630
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
Per the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920, Chesapeake Exploration LLC timely filed a petition for reinstatement of competitive oil and gas lease OKNM 118150, Major County, Oklahoma. The lessee paid the required rentals accruing from the date of termination. No leases were issued that affect these lands.
Notice of Proposed Class II Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Lease, Utah
Document Number: 2016-06629
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
In accordance with the Federal Oil and Gas Royalty Management Act, Twilight Resources LLC and Petro Fuego LLC, timely filed a petition for reinstatement of oil and gas lease UTU86892 for lands in Grand County, Utah, and it was accompanied by all required rentals and royalties accruing from September 1, 2014, the date of termination.
Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed Ten West Link 500-Kilovolt Transmission Line Project and Potential Amendment to the Yuma Field Office Resource Management Plan in Maricopa and La Paz Counties, AZ, and Riverside County, CA
Document Number: 2016-06626
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
In compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA), as amended, and the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, as amended, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Arizona State Office, Phoenix, Arizona, with the possibility of Western Area Power Administration serving as a co-lead agency, intends to prepare an environmental impact statement (EIS) for the proposed Ten West Link 500-kilovolt (kV) Transmission Line Project (Project) and potential amendment to the Yuma Field Office Resource Management Plan pursuant to the BLM's land use planning regulations. By this notice, the BLM is announcing the beginning of the scoping process to solicit public comments and identify issues on the proposed transmission line and potential plan amendment.
Temporary Emergency Committee of the Board of Governors; Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2016-06610
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Postal Service, Agencies and Commissions
Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Leases COC73423, COC73424, COC73440, COC73442, COC73443, COC73444, Colorado
Document Number: 2016-06609
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
As provided for under the Mineral Lands Leasing Act of 1920, as amended, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) received petitions to reinstate oil and gas leases COC73423, COC73424, COC73440, COC73442, COC73443, and COC73444 from Synergy Resources Corporation for lands in Morgan and Weld counties, Colorado. The lessee filed the petitions on time, along with all the rentals due since the leases terminated under the law.
Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Lease COC73441, Colorado
Document Number: 2016-06608
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
As provided for under the Mineral Lands Leasing Act of 1920, as amended, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) received a petition for the reinstatement of oil and gas lease COC73441 from Synergy Resources Corporation, for lands in Morgan County, Colorado. The lessee filed the petition on time, along with all the rentals due since the lease terminated under the law.
Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Lease WYW178969, Wyoming
Document Number: 2016-06607
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
Per the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920, James Zerbst filed a petition for reinstatement of noncompetitive oil and gas lease WYW178969, in Niobrara County, Wyoming. The petition was filed on time, and the lessee paid the required rentals accruing from the date of termination. No leases that affect these lands were issued before the petition was filed.
Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Local Government Assessment Tool-Information Collection Renewal: Solicitation of Comment-60-Day Notice Under Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995
Document Number: 2016-06600
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
On December 31, 2015, HUD announced the availability of the assessment tool (Local Government Assessment Tool) developed by HUD for use by local governments that receive Community Development Block Grants (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME), Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG), or Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) formula funding from HUD when conducting and submitting their own Assessment of Fair Housing (AFH). The Local Government Assessment Tool is also available for use for AFHs conducted by joint and regional collaborations between: (1) Such local governments; (2) one or more such local governments with one or more public housing agency (PHA) partners; and (3) other collaborations in which such a local government is designated as the lead for the collaboration. The Local Government Assessment Tool was approved by HUD's Office of Management and Budget under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) for a period of one year. This notice, which solicits public comment for a period of 60 days, begins the process to renew the approval of the Local Government Assessment Tool. The PRA requires two public comment periodsa public comment period of 60 days and a second comment period of 30 days. After consideration of the public comments submitted in response to this notice, HUD will solicit a second round of public comments for a period of 30 days. HUD notes that, over the next several months, it will be soliciting public comment pursuant to the PRA on assessment tools to be used by different categories of program participants. This Notice solicits public comment on the Local Government Assessment Tool. In a notice issued on March 11, 2016, published at 81 FR 12921, HUD announced that it is seeking public comments on the proposed assessment tool for use by States and Insular Areas (State and Insular Area Assessment Tool). In the near future, HUD will issue the proposed assessment tool for Public Housing Agencies (PHA Assessment Tool).
Notice of Submission of Proposed Information Collection to OMB; Emergency Comment Request; Emergency Approval of an Information Collection: Multifamily Project Application and Construction Prior to Initial Endorsement
Document Number: 2016-06597
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, HUD has requested from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) emergency approval of the information collection described in this notice.
30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Indian Housing Block Grant (IHBG) Program Reporting
Document Number: 2016-06596
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
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.
Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards; Meeting of the ACRS Subcommittee on AP1000; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2016-06587
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
State Energy Advisory Board (STEAB)
Document Number: 2016-06586
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Department of Energy
This notice announces a teleconference call of the State Energy Advisory Board (STEAB). The Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463; 86 Stat. 770) requires that public notice of these meetings be announced in the Federal Register.
Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards (ACRS), Meeting of the ACRS Subcommittee on Planning and Procedures
Document Number: 2016-06585
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Meeting of the ACRS Subcommittee on Reliability and PRA; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2016-06582
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions, Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards
Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products: Representative Average Unit Costs of Energy
Document Number: 2016-06581
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
In this notice, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is forecasting the representative average unit costs of five residential energy sources for the year 2016 pursuant to the Energy Policy and Conservation Act. The five sources are electricity, natural gas, No. 2 heating oil, propane, and kerosene.
Energy Conservation Program: Test Procedure for Pumps; Correction
Document Number: 2016-06580
Type: Rule
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Department of Energy
On January 25, 2016, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) published a final rule amending the test procedures for pumps. This correction addresses a technical error in that final rule.
National Coal Council
Document Number: 2016-06579
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Department of Energy
This notice announces a meeting of the National Coal Council (NCC). The Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463, 86 Stat. 770) requires that public notice of these meetings be announced in the Federal Register.
Notice of Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board Meeting
Document Number: 2016-06575
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) announces that the Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board will conduct a meeting on matters pertaining to management and protection of wild, free-roaming horses and burros on the Nation's public lands.
Freshwater Crawfish Tail Meat From the People's Republic of China: Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review in Part; 2014-2015
Document Number: 2016-06574
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the Department) is rescinding its administrative review in part on freshwater crawfish tail meat from the People's Republic of China for the period of review (POR) September 1, 2014, through August 31, 2015.
Lord & Taylor, LLC; Analysis of Proposed Consent Order To Aid Public Comment
Document Number: 2016-06573
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The consent agreement in this matter settles alleged violations of federal law prohibiting unfair or deceptive acts or practices. The attached Analysis to Aid Public Comment describes both the allegations in the draft complaint and the terms of the consent orderembodied in the consent agreementthat would settle these allegations.
Information Collections Being Submitted for Review and Approval to the Office of Management and Budget
Document Number: 2016-06572
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Federal Communications Commission, Agencies and Commissions
As part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork burdens, and as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501-3520), the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on the following information collections. Comments are requested concerning: Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Commission, including whether the information shall have practical utility; the accuracy of the Commission's burden estimate; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information collected; ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on the respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology; and ways to further reduce the information collection burden on small business concerns with fewer than 25 employees. The FCC may not conduct or sponsor a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid Office of Management and Budget (OMB) control number. No person shall be subject to any penalty for failing to comply with a collection of information subject to the PRA that does not display a valid OMB control number.
Update to Notice of Financial Institutions for Which the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Has Been Appointed Either Receiver, Liquidator, or Manager
Document Number: 2016-06571
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (Corporation) has been appointed the sole receiver for the following financial institutions effective as of the Date Closed as indicated in the listing. This list (as updated from time to time in the Federal Register) may be relied upon as ``of record'' notice that the Corporation has been appointed receiver for purposes of the statement of policy published in the July 2, 1992 issue of the Federal Register (57 FR 29491). For further information concerning the identification of any institutions which have been placed in liquidation, please visit the Corporation Web site at www.fdic.gov/ bank/individual/failed/banklist.html or contact the Manager of Receivership Oversight in the appropriate service center.
Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Lease WYW179123, Wyoming
Document Number: 2016-06570
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
Per the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920, Douglas C. McLeod filed a petition for reinstatement of competitive oil and gas lease WYW179123 for land in Crook County, Wyoming. The petition was filed on time, and the lessee paid the required rentals accruing from the date of termination. No leases that affect these lands were issued before the petition was filed.
Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Lease WYW178970, Wyoming
Document Number: 2016-06569
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
Per the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920, James Zerbst filed a petition for reinstatement of noncompetitive oil and gas lease WYW178970, in Niobrara and Weston counties, Wyoming. The petition was filed on time, and the lessee paid the required rentals accruing from the date of termination. No leases that affect these lands were issued before the petition was filed.
Certain Oil Country Tubular Goods From India: Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2015
Document Number: 2016-06568
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
2016 Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain
Document Number: 2016-06567
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), located within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), announces the availability of the 2016 Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain. CDC published the Guideline in the March 18, 2016 edition of CDC's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, Recommendations and Reports. This notice provides the public with official notice of the availability of the Guideline.
Cancellation of Pesticides for Non-Payment of Year 2015 Registration Maintenance Fees; Correction
Document Number: 2016-06566
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
EPA issued a notice in the Federal Register of November 13, 2015, concerning the cancellation of pesticides for non-payment of year 2015 registration maintenance fees. This document is being issued to correct Table 2 of the cancellation notice by removing two entries which were inadvertently included.
Pendency of Request for Approval of Alternative Arbitration Procedure; American Arbitration Association
Document Number: 2016-06565
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
This notice advises interested persons that the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (``PBGC'') has received a request from the American Arbitration Association (``AAA'') for approval of an Alternative Arbitration Procedure under section 4221 of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, as amended, and 29 CFR 4221.14. The purpose of this notice is to advise interested persons of the AAA application for approval and solicit their views on it.
Notification of a Public Teleconference of the Great Lakes Advisory Board
Document Number: 2016-06564
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announces a teleconference of the Great Lakes Advisory Board (the Board). The purpose of this teleconference is to discuss the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative covering (GLRI) FY15-19 and other relevant matters.
Delaware Disaster #DE-00005
Document Number: 2016-06562
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Small Business Administration, Agencies and Commissions
This is a Notice of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for Public Assistance Only for the State of Delaware (FEMA- 4265-DR), dated 03/16/2016. Incident: Severe Winter Storm and Flooding. Incident Period: 01/22/2016 through 01/23/2016. Effective Date: 03/16/2016. Physical Loan Application Deadline Date: 05/16/2016. Economic Injury (EIDL) Loan Application Deadline Date: 12/16/2016.
Notice of U.S. Administration Role Concerning U.S. Sector Members at the International Telecommunication Union (ITU)
Document Number: 2016-06561
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Department of State
The Department of State informs all existing and prospective U.S. Sector Members of the ITU that the Department of State serves as the ITU membership approval authority for U.S. entities and reminds U.S. Sector Members and prospective members of their responsibilities for paying their membership fees and keeping their accounts current.
Oregon Disaster Number OR-00080
Document Number: 2016-06560
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Small Business Administration, Agencies and Commissions
This is an amendment of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for Public Assistance Only for the State of Oregon (FEMA-4258-DR), dated 02/17/2016. Incident: Severe Winter Storms, Straight-line Winds, Flooding, Landslides, and Mudslides. Incident Period: 12/06/2015 through 12/23/2015. Effective Date: 03/16/2016. Physical Loan Application Deadline Date: 04/18/2016. Economic Injury (EIDL) Loan Application Deadline Date: 11/17/2016.
Office of Tribal Self-Governance; Planning Cooperative Agreement
Document Number: 2016-06559
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Indian Health Service
Notice of Public Meeting of the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) Scientific Advisory Board
Document Number: 2016-06558
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Department of State
In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), the PEPFAR Scientific Advisory Board (hereinafter referred to as ``the Board'') will meet on Tuesday, April 19, 2016 at 1800 G St. NW., Suite 10300, Washington DC 20006. The meeting will last from 8:30 a.m. until approximately 5:00 p.m. and is open to the public. The meeting will be hosted by the Office of the U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator, and led by Ambassador Deborah Birx, who leads implementation of the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), and the Board Chair, Dr. Carlos del Rio. The Board serves the Global AIDS Coordinator in a solely advisory capacity concerning scientific, implementation, and policy issues related to the global response to HIV/AIDS. These issues will be of concern as they influence the priorities and direction of PEPFAR evaluation and research, the content of national and international strategies and implementation, and the role of PEPFAR in international discourse regarding an appropriate and resourced response. Topics for the meeting will include follow-up discussion of previous Board recommendations on ``Test and START'' and pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP); updates on PEPFAR 3.0 programmatic activities in a number of areas including epidemic control, financing, tuberculosis (TB)/HIV co- infection and increasing civil society engagement in PEPFAR processes and decisions. The public may attend this meeting as seating capacity allows. Admittance to the meeting will be by means of a pre-arranged clearance list. In order to be placed on the list and, if applicable, to request reasonable accommodation, please register online via the following: http://goo.gl/forms/DchykN6z43 no later than Tuesday, April 5. While the meeting is open to public attendance, the Board will determine procedures for public participation. Requests for reasonable accommodation that are made after 5:00 p.m. on April 8 might not be possible to fulfill. For further information about the meeting, please contact Dr. Julia MacKenzie, Designated Federal Officer for the Board, Office of the U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator and Health Diplomacy at MacKenzieJJ@state.gov.
Office of Tribal Self-Governance; Negotiation Cooperative Agreement
Document Number: 2016-06556
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Indian Health Service
Submission for Review: 3206-0194, Annuity Supplement Earnings Report, RI 92-22
Document Number: 2016-06552
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Retirement Services, Office of Personnel Management (OPM) offers the general public and other Federal agencies the opportunity to comment on a revised information collection request (ICR) 3206-0194, Annuity Supplement Earnings Report, RI 92-22. As required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-13, 44 U.S.C. chapter 35) as amended by the Clinger-Cohen Act (Pub. L. 104-106), OPM is soliciting comments for this collection. The information collection was previously published in the Federal Register on August 11, 2015 at Volume 80 FR 48125 allowing for a 60-day public comment period. No comments were received for this information collection. The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional 30 days for public comments.
Submission for Review: Reemployment of Annuitants
Document Number: 2016-06551
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Retirement Services, Office of Personnel Management (OPM) offers the general public and other federal agencies the opportunity to comment on an existing information collection request (ICR) 3206-0211, Reemployment of Annuitants. As required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-13, 44 U.S.C. chapter 35) as amended by the Clinger-Cohen Act (Pub. L. 104-106), OPM is soliciting comments for this collection.