February 9, 2017 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Reader Aids
Document Number: FR-2017-02-09-ReaderAids
Type: Reader Aids
Date: 2017-02-09
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2017-02828
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: National Council on Disability, Agencies and Commissions
Self-Regulatory Organizations; OneChicago, LLC; Notice of Filing of Proposed Rule Change Regarding Fraudulent Acts
Document Number: 2017-02738
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-02727
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Agenda and Notice of Public Meeting of the Oregon Advisory Committee; Correction
Document Number: 2017-02713
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Commission on Civil Rights
The Commission on Civil Rights published a notice in the Federal Register of February 3, 2017, concerning a meeting of the Oregon Advisory Committee. The notice is to replace the title of the notice from Nevada State Advisory Committee to Oregon Advisory Committee.
Onshore Oil and Gas Operations; Federal and Indian Oil and Gas Leases; Onshore Oil and Gas Order Number 1, Approval of Operations
Document Number: 2017-02711
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
In accordance with a January 20, 2017, Memorandum for the Heads of Executive Departments and Agencies (memorandum) from the White House, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is delaying the effective date of a rule published on January 10, 2017.
Notice of Public Meeting of the Georgia Advisory Committee for a Meeting To Discuss Potential Civil Rights Topics of Study
Document Number: 2017-02710
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Commission on Civil Rights
Notice is hereby given, pursuant to the provisions of the rules and regulations of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights (Commission) and the Federal Advisory Committee Act that the Georgia Advisory Committee will hold a meeting on Wednesday, March 1, 2017, for discussing potential project topics.
Information Collection: “Licenses and Radiation Safety Requirements for Well Logging”
Document Number: 2017-02709
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) invites public comment on the renewal of Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for an existing collection of information. The information collection is entitled, ``Licenses and Radiation Safety Requirements for Well Logging.''
36(b)(1) Arms Sales Notification
Document Number: 2017-02708
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
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.
Watco Holdings, Inc.-Continuance in Control Exemption-Jacksonville Port Terminal Railroad, L.L.C.
Document Number: 2017-02705
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
36(b)(1) Arms Sales Notification
Document Number: 2017-02704
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
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.
Jacksonville Port Terminal Railroad-Operation Exemption-The Jacksonville Port Authority
Document Number: 2017-02703
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Safety Zones; Ice Covered Waterways in the Fifth Coast Guard District
Document Number: 2017-02702
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
On July 9, 2015, the Coast Guard published a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) to establish a regulated navigation area (RNA) on the navigable waters of the Fifth Coast Guard District to allow the Coast Guard to impose and enforce restrictions on vessels operating within the RNA where a threat to navigation exists due to ice covered waterways. Based on consideration of the comments received in response to that NPRM and further analysis, the Coast Guard is now proposing to establish 11 safety zones on certain navigable waters of the Fifth Coast Guard District instead of 1 RNA. This action is necessary to promote navigational safety, provide for the safety of life and property, and facilitate the reasonable demands of commerce when navigation safety is threatened due to ice covered waterways. We invite your comments on this proposed rulemaking.
The Indiana Rail Road Company-Trackage Rights Exemption-CSX Transportation, Inc.
Document Number: 2017-02701
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Judicial Proceedings Since Fiscal Year 2012 Amendments Panel (Judicial Proceedings Panel); Notice of Federal Advisory Committee Meeting
Document Number: 2017-02700
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Department of Defense, Office of the Secretary
The Department of Defense is publishing this notice to announce the following Federal Advisory Committee meeting of the Judicial Proceedings Since Fiscal Year 2012 Amendments Panel (``the Judicial Proceedings Panel'' or ``the Panel''). The meeting is open to the public.
Quarterly Publication of Individuals, Who Have Chosen To Expatriate, as Required by Section 6039G
Document Number: 2017-02699
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
This notice is provided in accordance with IRC section 6039G of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPPA) of 1996, as amended. This listing contains the name of each individual losing United States citizenship (within the meaning of section 877(a) or 877A) with respect to whom the Secretary received information during the quarter ending December 31, 2016. For purposes of this listing, long-term residents, as defined in section 877(e)(2), are treated as if they were citizens of the United States who lost citizenship.
Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Regulation Project
Document Number: 2017-02698
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
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. Currently, the IRS is soliciting comments concerning existing regulations, 26 CFR 31.6001-1, Records in general; 26 CFR 31.6001-2 Additional Records under FICA; 26 CFR 31.6001-3, Additional records under Railroad Retirement Tax Act; 26 CFR 31.6001-5, Additional records in connection with collection of income tax at source on wages; 26 CFR 31.6001-6, Notice by District Director requiring returns, statements, or the keeping of records.
Proposed Collection: Comment Request for Regulation Project
Document Number: 2017-02697
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
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. Currently, the IRS is soliciting comments concerning an optional 10-Year write-off of certain tax preferences.
Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Regulation Project
Document Number: 2017-02696
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
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 an existing final regulation, CO-99-91 (TD 8490), Limitations on Corporate Net Operating Loss (section 1.382-3).
Agenda and Notice of Public Meeting of the Wyoming Advisory Committee
Document Number: 2017-02695
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Commission on Civil Rights
Notice is hereby given, pursuant to the provisions of the rules and regulations of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights (Commission), and the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), that a planning meeting of the Wyoming Advisory Committee to the Commission will convene at 11:00 a.m. (MST) on Tuesday, February 21, 2017, via teleconference. The purpose of the meeting is to receive information on services provided by the Community Relations Ombudsman of Riverton and receive an update on former and recent hate crimes legislation in the state.
Agenda and Notice of Public Meetings of the West Virginia Advisory Committee
Document Number: 2017-02694
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Commission on Civil Rights
Notice is hereby given, pursuant to the provisions of the rules and regulations of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights (Commission), and the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), that a meeting of the West Virginia Advisory Committee (Committee) to the Commission will convene by conference call on Friday, March 3, 2017, at 12:00 p.m. (EST) on. The purpose of meetings are to continue discussing topics for civil rights project.
Notice of Public Meeting of the Virginia Advisory Committee To Discuss Potential Projects of Study
Document Number: 2017-02693
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Commission on Civil Rights
Notice is hereby given, pursuant to the provisions of the rules and regulations of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights (Commission), and the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), that a planning meeting of the Virginia Advisory Committee to the Commission will convene by conference call at 12:00 p.m. (EDT) on Thursday, March 2, 2017. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss project planning and eventually select topic(s) for the Committee's civil rights review.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Multiple IRS Information Collection Requests
Document Number: 2017-02692
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Department of the Treasury
The Department of the Treasury will submit the following information collection requests to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, on or after the date of publication of this notice.
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2017-02691
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Department of Agriculture
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2017-02690
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Department of Agriculture
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Multiple IRS Information Collection Requests
Document Number: 2017-02689
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Department of the Treasury
The Department of the Treasury will submit the following information collection requests to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, on or after the date of publication of this notice.
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2017-02687
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Department of Agriculture
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2017-02686
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Department of Agriculture
National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program; List of Petitions Received
Document Number: 2017-02685
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration
HRSA is publishing this notice of petitions received under the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program (the Program), as required by the Public Health Service (PHS) Act, as amended. While the Secretary of HHS (the Secretary) is named as the respondent in all proceedings brought by the filing of petitions for compensation under the Program, the United States Court of Federal Claims is charged by statute with responsibility for considering and acting upon the petitions.
Migratory Bird Hunting; Proposed Frameworks for Migratory Bird Hunting Regulations
Document Number: 2017-02684
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Fish and Wildlife Service, Department of the Interior
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (hereinafter Service or we) is proposing to establish the 2017-18 hunting regulations for certain migratory game birds. We annually prescribe frameworks, or outer limits, for dates and times when hunting may occur and the number of birds that may be taken and possessed in hunting seasons. These frameworks are necessary to allow State selections of seasons and limits and to allow recreational harvest at levels compatible with population and habitat conditions.
Safety Zone; Operational Equipment Test; Bellingham Bay; Bellingham, WA
Document Number: 2017-02681
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a 500-yard temporary safety zone around barge Togiak Trader and tug Rosario within the Bellingham Bay Explosive Anchorage. The safety zone is necessary to ensure the safety of the maritime public due to an operational equipment test utilizing compressed air onboard that vessel. The safety zone will prohibit any person or vessel from entering or remaining in the safety zone unless authorized by the Captain of the Port or his Designated Representative.
Projects Rescinded for Consumptive Uses of Water
Document Number: 2017-02680
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Susquehanna River Basin Commission, Agencies and Commissions
This notice lists the approved by rule projects rescinded by the Susquehanna River Basin Commission during the period set forth in DATES.
Projects Approved for Consumptive Uses of Water
Document Number: 2017-02679
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Susquehanna River Basin Commission, Agencies and Commissions
This notice lists the projects approved by rule by the Susquehanna River Basin Commission during the period set forth in DATES.
Source Materials License No. SUC-1593, Amendment 2, Davy Crockett Depleted Uranium at Various United States Army Installations
Document Number: 2017-02678
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is issuing an amendment to Source Materials License No. SUC-1593, issued to the U.S. Army Installation Command (Army). The Army submitted site-specific Environmental Radiation Monitoring Plans (ERMPs) and site-specific dose modeling that are consistent with the programmatic ERMP and the dose modeling methodology approved by License Amendment 1. All site-specific ERMPs meet license conditions (LCs) 18 and 19. License condition 18 was modified indicating that each site-specific ERMP shall be fully implemented within 6 months of approval of License Amendment 2 and LC 19 was deleted because the Army's submittal met this LC. The programmatic ERMP, dated September 15, 2016, was determined to be identical to the approved programmatic ERMP except for the removal of RESRAD environmental default parameters and has been incorporated into the license by reference.
In the Matter of Curtis Thompson
Document Number: 2017-02677
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is issuing an Order prohibiting Mr. Curtis Thompson from involvement in NRC-licensed activities for a period of 1 year. The Order also requires Mr. Thompson to notify the NRC of any current involvement in NRC-licensed activities and for a period of 1 year after the 1-year period of prohibition has expired, that he provide a written notice for his first employment offer involving NRC-licensed activities.
New Postal Products
Document Number: 2017-02676
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing recent Postal Service filings for the Commission's consideration concerning negotiated service agreements. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
Carbon and Alloy Steel Cut-to-Length Plate From China; Supplemental Schedule for the Subject Investigations
Document Number: 2017-02675
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Government-Owned Inventions; Availability for Licensing
Document Number: 2017-02674
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
The invention listed below is owned by an agency of the U.S. Government and is available for licensing to achieve expeditious commercialization of results of federally-funded research and development. Foreign patent applications are filed on selected inventions to extend market coverage for companies and may also be available for licensing.
Prospective Grant of Exclusive Patent License: Inhibition of Plasmodial Surface Anion Channels for the Treatment or Prevention of Malaria
Document Number: 2017-02673
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, an institute of the National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, is contemplating the grant of an Exclusive Commercialization Patent License to practice the inventions embodied in the Patents and Patent Applications listed in the Summary Information section of this notice to Microbiotix, Inc. (``Microbiotix'') located in Worcester, Massachusetts.
Notice of Termination of the Receivership of 10299, WestBridge Bank and Trust Company, Chesterfield, Missouri
Document Number: 2017-02671
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
Information Collection Being Reviewed by the Federal Communications Commission Under Delegated Authority
Document Number: 2017-02670
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
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, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or the Commission) invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on the following information collection. 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 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 Office of Management and Budget (OMB) control number.
Information Collection Being Reviewed by the Federal Communications Commission
Document Number: 2017-02669
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
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, 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 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.
Information Collection Being Reviewed by the Federal Communications Commission
Document Number: 2017-02668
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
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, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or the Commission) invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on the following information collection. 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 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 Office of Management and Budget (OMB) control number.
Information Collection Being Reviewed by the Federal Communications Commission Under Delegated Authority
Document Number: 2017-02667
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
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, 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 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.
Information Collections Being Reviewed by the Federal Communications Commission
Document Number: 2017-02666
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
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, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or the Commission) invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on the following information collection. 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 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 Office of Management and Budget (OMB) control number.
Notice of Funding Availability for the Small Business Transportation Resource Center (SBTRC) Program
Document Number: 2017-02665
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Department of Transportation, Office of the Secretary of Transportation
The Department of Transportation (DOT), Office of the Secretary (OST), Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU) announces the opportunity for business centered community-based organizations, transportation-related trade associations, colleges and universities, community colleges, or chambers of commerce, registered with the Internal Revenue Service as 501 C(6) or 501 C(3) tax-exempt organizations, to compete for participation in OSDBU's Small Business Transportation Resource Center (SBTRC) program in the South Atlantic Region (Virginia, West Virginia, North Carolina and Kentucky).
Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records
Document Number: 2017-02664
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The FTC proposes to adopt a new routine use that would permit disclosure of the agency's Freedom of Information Act (``FOIA'') request and appeal records to the Office of Government Information Services (``OGIS''), in order for OGIS to assist FOIA requesters in the processing and resolution of their requests and appeals.
iSpring Water Systems, LLC; Analysis of Proposed Consent Order To Aid Public Comment
Document Number: 2017-02663
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
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.