March 6, 2017 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Reader Aids
Document Number: FR-2017-03-06-ReaderAids
Type: Reader Aids
Date: 2017-03-06
Women's History Month, 2017
Document Number: 2017-04505
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Executive Office of the President
Irish-American Heritage Month, 2017
Document Number: 2017-04504
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Executive Office of the President
American Red Cross Month, 2017
Document Number: 2017-04503
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Executive Office of the President
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2017-04468
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Automatic Extension of Employment Authorization Documentation for Beneficiaries Under El Salvador's Designation for Temporary Protected Status
Document Number: 2017-04454
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
On July 8, 2016, the Secretary of Homeland Security (Secretary) extended the designation of El Salvador for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for a period of 18 months by notice in the Federal Register. Through the same notice, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) automatically extended for 6 months the validity of Employment Authorization Documents (EADs) issued under the TPS designation of El Salvador with a September 9, 2016 expiration date printed on the card. These EADs are currently valid through March 9, 2017. USCIS is now automatically extending the validity of these EADs for an additional 6 months, through September 9, 2017.
Certain New Pneumatic Off-the-Road Tires From India and Sri Lanka: Amended Final Affirmative Countervailing Duty Determination for India and Countervailing Duty Orders
Document Number: 2017-04433
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Based on affirmative final determinations by the Department of Commerce (the Department) and the International Trade Commission (ITC), the Department is issuing countervailing duty orders on certain new pneumatic off-the-road tires (off road tires) from India and Sri Lanka. In addition, the Department is amending its final determination with respect to India, as a result of ministerial errors.
Certain New Pneumatic Off-the-Road Tires From India: Antidumping Duty Order
Document Number: 2017-04432
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Based on an affirmative amended final determination by the Department of Commerce (the Department) and an affirmative final determination by the International Trade Commission (the ITC), the Department is issuing an antidumping duty order on certain new pneumatic off-the-road tires (off road tires) from India.
340B Drug Pricing Program Ceiling Price and Manufacturer Civil Monetary Penalties; Delay of Effective Date
Document Number: 2017-04337
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services
In accordance with the memorandum of January 20, 2017, from the Assistant to the President and Chief of Staff, entitled ``Regulatory Freeze Pending Review,'' this action temporarily delays for 60 days from the date of the memorandum the effective date of the final rule titled ``340B Drug Pricing Program Ceiling Price and Manufacturer Civil Monetary Penalties Regulation,'' published in the January 5, 2017, Federal Register. This document announces that the effective date is delayed until March 21, 2017.
Risk Evaluation Scoping Efforts Under TSCA for Ten Chemical Substances; Reopening of Comment Period
Document Number: 2017-04316
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
EPA issued a notice in the Federal Register on January 19, 2017, concerning a February 14, 2017 public meeting and solicitation of comments to receive input and information to assist the Agency in its efforts to establish the scope of risk evaluations under development for the ten chemicals substances designated on December 19, 2016 for risk evaluations. The comment period closed on March 1, 2017. This document reopens the comment period related to the public meeting and for dockets for each of the ten chemical substances for which risk evaluations have begun for 14 days, from March 1, 2017, to March 15, 2017. EPA is reopening the comment period in response to a request from the interested public.
Intention To Review and Rescind or Revise the Clean Water Rule
Document Number: 2017-04312
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Defense, Environmental Protection Agency, Department of the Army, Corps of Engineers
In accordance with a Presidential directive, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of the Army (Army) announces its intention to review and rescind or revise the Clean Water Rule.
Proposed Subsequent Arrangement
Document Number: 2017-04311
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Energy
This document is being issued under the authority of the Atomic Energy Act of 1954, as amended. The Department is providing notice of a proposed subsequent arrangement under the Agreement for Cooperation Concerning Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy Between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of Ukraine and the Agreement for Cooperation in the Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy Between the United States of America and the European Atomic Energy Community.
Certain Integrated Circuits With Voltage Regulators and Products Containing Same; Commission Determination Not To Review an Initial Determination Amending the Complaint and Notice of Investigation
Document Number: 2017-04310
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission (``the Commission'') has determined not to review an initial determination (``ID'') amending the complaint and notice of investigation.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request; Evaluation of the ESSA Title I, Part C, Migrant Education Programs (Recruitment phase)
Document Number: 2017-04309
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. chapter 3501 et seq.), ED is proposing a new information collection.
Revising Procedures for the Freedom of Information Act
Document Number: 2017-04308
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission issuing a set of rules amending existing regulations governing requests for agency records made under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), in accordance in with the FOIA Improvement Act of 2016.
Medicaid and Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Programs; Medicaid Managed Care, CHIP Delivered in Managed Care, and Revisions Related to Third Party Liability; Corrections
Document Number: 2017-04307
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Department of Health and Human Services
This document corrects technical errors that appeared in the correcting amendment published in the January 3, 2017 Federal Register (82 FR 37 through 40) entitled, ``Medicaid and Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Programs; Medicaid Managed Care, CHIP Delivered in Managed Care, and Revisions Related to Third Party Liability; Corrections.''
Guthrie Natural Gas; Notice of Application
Document Number: 2017-04306
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Notice of Commission Staff Attendance
Document Number: 2017-04305
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Notice of Commission Staff Attendance
Document Number: 2017-04304
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Agency Information Collection Activity (Wrist Conditions Disability Benefits Questionnaire (VA Form 21-0960M-16))
Document Number: 2017-04302
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed revision of a currently approved collection, and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. VA Form 21-0960 series is used to gather necessary information from a claimant's treating physician regarding the results of medical examinations. VA gathers medical information related to the claimant that is necessary to adjudicate the claim for VA disability benefits. The Disability Benefit Questionnaire title will include the name of the specific disability for which it will gather information. VAF 21-0960M- 16, Wrist Conditions Disability Benefits Questionnaire, will gather information related to the claimant's diagnosis of a wrist condition.
Agency Information Collection Activity (Neck (Cervical Spine) Conditions Disability Benefits Questionnaire (VA Form 21-0960M-13))
Document Number: 2017-04301
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed revision of a currently approved collection, and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. VA Form 21-0960 series is used to gather necessary information from a claimant's treating physician regarding the results of medical examinations. VA gathers medical information related to the claimant that is necessary to adjudicate the claim for VA disability benefits. The Disability Benefit Questionnaire title will include the name of the specific disability for which it will gather information. VAF 21-0960M- 13, Neck (Cervical Spine) Conditions Disability Benefits Questionnaire, will gather information related to the claimant's diagnosis of a cervical spine condition.
Agency Information Collection Activity (Ankle Conditions Disability Benefits Questionnaire (VA Form 21-0960M-2))
Document Number: 2017-04300
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed revision of a currently approved collection, and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. VA Form 21-0960 series is used to gather necessary information from a claimant's treating physician regarding the results of medical examinations. VA gathers medical information related to the claimant that is necessary to adjudicate the claim for VA disability benefits. The Disability Benefit Questionnaire title will include the name of the specific disability for which it will gather information. VAF 21-0960M- 2, Ankle Conditions Disability Benefits Questionnaire, will gather information related to the claimant's diagnosis of an ankle condition.
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2017-04299
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Technical Data Letter of Explanation
Document Number: 2017-04298
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
Notice of Correction to Federal Register Notice for 2017 Puerto Rico Census Test
Document Number: 2017-04297
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Census Bureau, Department of Commerce
On July 19, 2016, Federal Register Document 2016-16966 was published, which provided the Census Bureau's plans for the 2017 Puerto Rico Census Test. This test was subsequently cancelled. This Correction Notice serves as notification of the cancellation of this test after the Federal Register Notice was published for public comment.
Notice of Correction to Filing of Federal Register Notice for 2018 End-to-End Census Test-Address Canvassing Operation
Document Number: 2017-04296
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Census Bureau, Department of Commerce
On January 10, 2017, Federal Register Document 2017-00196 was published under the Department of Commerce. This document should be posted with Agency name Census Bureau and with the document title 2018 End-to-End Census TestAddress Canvassing Operation. There are no other changes or corrections to this document.
Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting
Document Number: 2017-04295
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council (Council) will hold a public hearing via webinar to solicit public comments on Reef Fish Amendment 36AModifications to Commercial Individual Fishing Quota (IFQ) Programs.
New England Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting
Document Number: 2017-04294
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
The New England Fishery Management Council (Council) is scheduling a public meeting of its Research Steering Committee to consider actions affecting New England fisheries in the exclusive economic zone (EEZ). Recommendations from this group will be brought to the full Council for formal consideration and action, if appropriate.
Fisheries of the South Atlantic; Southeast Data, Assessment, and Review (SEDAR); Pre-Assessment Webinar for Atlantic Blueline Tilefish; Public Meeting
Document Number: 2017-04293
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
The SEDAR 50 assessment of the Atlantic stock of Blueline Tilefish will consist of a series of workshops and webinars: Stock ID Work Group Meeting; Data Workshop; Assessment Workshop and Webinars; and a Review Workshop. See SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION.
Request for a License To Import Radioactive Waste
Document Number: 2017-04292
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is correcting a notice that was published in the Federal Register on February 16, 2017, for a license to import radioactive waste. This action is necessary in order to adequately describe the type of licensing action being requested.
Request for a License To Export Radioactive Waste
Document Number: 2017-04291
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is correcting a notice that was published in the Federal Register on February 16, 2017, regarding a request for a license to export radioactive waste. This action is necessary in order to provide the correct Agencywide Document Access and Management System accession number for the export license application.
Request To Amend a License To Import Radioactive Waste
Document Number: 2017-04290
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is correcting a notice that was published in the Federal Register on August 8, 2016, regarding request to amend a license to import radioactive waste. This action is necessary in order to adequately describe the type of radioactive material being requested for import.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Extension
Document Number: 2017-04289
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The FTC intends to ask the Office of Management and Budget (``OMB'') to extend for an additional three years the current Paperwork Reduction Act (``PRA'') clearance for information collection requirements contained in its Funeral Industry Practice Rule (``Funeral Rule'' or ``Rule''). That clearance expires on September 30, 2017.
Perkins, Zac; Notice of Filing
Document Number: 2017-04288
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings #2
Document Number: 2017-04286
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings #1
Document Number: 2017-04285
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Notice of Availability of Government-Owned Inventions; Available for Licensing
Document Number: 2017-04283
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Navy
The inventions listed below are assigned to the United States Government, as represented by the Secretary of the Navy and are available for domestic and foreign licensing by the Department of the Navy. The following patents are available for licensing: Patent No. 9,551,554 (Navy Case No. 200117): Cryogenically Generated Compressed Gas Core Projectiles and Related Methods Thereof//Patent No. 9,555,899 (Navy Case No. 102499): Mobile Arresting System//and Patent No. 9,546,984 (Navy Case No. 101269): System and Method for Cleaning a Couplant During Ultrasonic Testing.
Certain Frozen Warmwater Shrimp From India: Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2015-2016
Document Number: 2017-04282
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (Department) is conducting an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain frozen warmwater shrimp (shrimp) from India. The review covers 231 producers and/or exporters of the subject merchandise. The Department selected two mandatory respondents for individual examination: Falcon Marine Exports Limited and its affiliate K.R. Enterprises (collectively, Falcon); and the Liberty Group, which consists of: Devi Marine Food Exports Private Ltd.; Kader Exports Private Limited; Kader Investment and Trading Company Private Limited; Liberty Frozen Foods Pvt. Ltd.; Liberty Oil Mills Ltd.; Premier Marine Products Private Limited; and Universal Cold Storage Private Limited. The period of review (POR) is February 1, 2015, through January 31, 2016. We preliminarily determine that sales to the United States have been made below normal value and, therefore, are subject to antidumping duties. If these preliminary results are adopted in the final results of this review, we will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to assess antidumping duties on all appropriate entries. We invite all interested parties to comment on these preliminary results.
Certain Preserved Mushrooms From the People's Republic of China: Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review and Preliminary Determination of No Shipments; 2015-2016
Document Number: 2017-04281
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the Department) is conducting an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain preserved mushrooms from the People's Republic of China (the PRC). The period of review (POR) is February 1, 2015, through January 31, 2016. The Department preliminarily determines that, during the POR, one mandatory respondent, Dezhou Kaihang Agricultural Science Technology Co. Ltd. (Dezhou Kaihang) did not sell subject merchandise below normal value (NV). We also preliminarily determine that the other mandatory respondent, Linyi City Kangfa Foodstuff Drinkable Co., Ltd. (Kangfa) has not demonstrated its eligibility for a separate rate and is, therefore, part of the PRC-wide entity. We preliminarily determine that the following companies had no reviewable shipments during the POR: (1) Zhangzhou Hongda Import & Export Trading Co., Ltd. (Hongda); and (2) Zhangzhou Gangchang Canned Foods Co., Ltd., Fujian and Zhangzhou Gangchang Canned Foods Co., Ltd. (collectively, Gangchang). Finally, we preliminarily find that the remaining 98 companies under review did not demonstrate their eligibility for a separate rate and are part of the PRC-wide entity. Interested parties are invited to comment on these preliminary results.
Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Technical/Agency Draft Recovery Plan for the Yellowcheek Darter
Document Number: 2017-04279
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Fish and Wildlife Service, Department of the Interior
We, the Fish and Wildlife Service (Service), announce the availability of the technical/agency draft recovery plan for the endangered yellowcheek darter, a fish. The draft recovery plan includes specific recovery objectives and criteria that must be met in order for us to reclassify this species to threatened status and ultimately delist it under the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended (Act). We request review and comment on this draft recovery plan from local, State, and Federal agencies, and the public.
Approval of Subzone Status; TopShip, LLC, Gulfport, Mississippi
Document Number: 2017-04277
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Commerce, Foreign-Trade Zones Board
Certain Frozen Warmwater Shrimp From Thailand; Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review and Preliminary Determination of No Shipments; 2015-2016
Document Number: 2017-04275
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (Department) is conducting an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain frozen warmwater shrimp (shrimp) from Thailand. The review covers 160 producers/exporters of the subject merchandise. The Department selected two mandatory respondents for individual examination: A Foods 1991 Co., Limited and May Ao Foods Co., Ltd. (collectively, Mayao); and Thai Union/Pakfood, which consists of Thai Union Group Public Co., Ltd. (also known as Thai Union Frozen Products Public Co., Ltd.), Thai Union Seafood Company Limited, Pakfood Public Company Limited, Asia Pacific (Thailand) Co., Ltd., Chaophraya Cold Storage Co. Ltd., Okeanos Co. Ltd., Okeanos Food Co. Ltd., and Takzin Samut Co. Ltd. The period of review (POR) is February 1, 2015, through January 31, 2016. We preliminarily determine that sales to the United States have been made below normal value and, therefore, are subject to antidumping duties. Additionally, we preliminarily determine that certain companies for which we initiated a review did not have any shipments during the POR. If these preliminary results are adopted in the final results of this review, we will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to assess antidumping duties on all appropriate entries. We invite interested parties to comment on these preliminary results.
Large Residential Washers From the Republic of Korea: Preliminary Results of the Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2015-2016
Document Number: 2017-04273
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the Department) is conducting an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on large residential washers from the Republic of Korea. The period of review (POR) is February 1, 2015, through January 31, 2016. The review covers one producer/exporter of the subject merchandise, LG Electronics, Inc. (LGE). We preliminarily determine that sales of subject merchandise by LGE were not made at prices below normal value (NV). We invite interested parties to comment on these preliminary results.
Large Residential Washers From Mexico: Preliminary Results of the Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2015-2016
Document Number: 2017-04272
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the Department) is conducting an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on large residential washers from Mexico. The period of review (POR) is February 1, 2015, through January 31, 2016. The review covers one producer/ exporter of the subject merchandise, Electrolux Home Products, Inc., Electrolux Home Products Corp. N.V., and Electrolux Home Products de Mexico, S.A. de C.V. (collectively, Electrolux). We preliminarily determine that sales of subject merchandise by Electrolux have been made at prices below normal value (NV). We invite interested parties to comment on these preliminary results.
Multilayered Wood Flooring From the People's Republic of China: Final Results of Expedited First Sunset Review of the Countervailing Duty Order
Document Number: 2017-04271
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the Department) finds that revocation of the countervailing duty (CVD) order on multilayered wood flooring (MLWF) from the People's Republic of China (PRC) would likely lead to continuation or recurrence of a countervailable subsidy at the levels indicated in the ``Final Results of Review'' section of this notice.
Qualification of Drivers; Exemption Applications; Hearing
Document Number: 2017-04270
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, Department of Transportation
FMCSA announces its decision to renew exemptions for five individuals from the hearing requirement in the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSRs) for interstate commercial motor vehicle (CMV) drivers. The exemptions enable these hard of hearing and deaf individuals to continue to operate CMVs in interstate commerce.