July 2017 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Results 501 - 550 of 2,169
Certain Pasta From Italy: Preliminary Results of Countervailing Duty Administrative Review; 2015
Document Number: 2017-15562
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the Department) is conducting an administrative review of the countervailing duty (CVD) order on certain pasta from Italy. The period of review (POR) is January 1, 2015, through December 31, 2015. We preliminarily find that the sole respondent under review, Liguori Pastificio dal 1820 S.p.A. (Liguori), received countervailable subsidies during the POR. Interested parties are invited to comment on these preliminary results.
Office of Postsecondary Education; Call for Written Third-Party Comments
Document Number: 2017-15561
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Department of Education
This notice provides information to members of the public on submitting written comments for accrediting agencies currently undergoing review for purposes of recognition by the U.S. Secretary of Education.
Agenda and Notice of Public Meeting of the Delaware Advisory Committee
Document Number: 2017-15560
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
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 Delaware Advisory Committee to the Commission will convene by conference call, on Monday, August 21 at 10:00 a.m. (EDT). The purpose of the meeting is to make preparations for a briefing meeting on Policing and Implicit Bias in Delaware, including selecting the meeting date and venue and determining the list of invited expert presenters.
Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Hackensack River, Little Snake Hill, NJ
Document Number: 2017-15557
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard has issued a temporary deviation from the operating schedule that governs the Amtrak Portal Bridge across the Hackensack River, mile 5.0, at Little Snake Hill, New Jersey. This temporary deviation is necessary to allow the bridge to remain in the closed-to-navigation position to facilitate the replacement of miter rails and timbers of the bridge.
Paiute Pipeline Company; Notice of Application
Document Number: 2017-15550
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings #2
Document Number: 2017-15549
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings #1
Document Number: 2017-15548
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
National Fuel Gas Supply Corporation; Notice of Request Under Blanket Authorization
Document Number: 2017-15546
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Northwest Pipeline LLC; Notice of Schedule for Environmental Review of the North Fork Nooksack Line Lowering Project
Document Number: 2017-15545
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Nuclear Decommissioning Funds; Hearing
Document Number: 2017-15543
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
This document provides a notice of public hearing on proposed changes to the regulations under section 468A of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 (Code) relating to deductions for contributions to trusts maintained for decommissioning nuclear power plants and the use of the amounts in those trusts to decommission nuclear plants.
Voluntary Medical Device Manufacturing and Product Quality Program; Public Workshop; Request for Comments
Document Number: 2017-15542
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA, the Agency, or we) is announcing the following public workshop entitled ``Voluntary Medical Device Manufacturing and Product Quality Program.'' The purpose of the public workshop is to announce the proposed framework and preliminary outline of a voluntary pilot program that recognizes an independent assessment of manufacturing and product quality. The workshop is intended to discuss the framework of the voluntary pilot program, information on the independent assessment, details of participation, rules of engagement, monitoring and performance expectations, as well as potential modifications to FDA's oversight actions in response to demonstrated manufacturing quality performance. FDA is soliciting public feedback to aid in the development of science-based approaches to regulatory decision making for assessing manufacturing quality, extent of manufacturing related submissions, and how to better allocate resources to lower the regulatory burden on manufacturers and FDA.
Information Collection: Safeguards on Nuclear Material-Implementation of United States/International Atomic Energy Agency Agreement
Document Number: 2017-15540
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) recently submitted a renewal of an existing collection of information to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review. The information collection is entitled, Information Collection: Safeguards on Nuclear MaterialImplementation of United States/International Atomic Energy Agency Agreement.''
Institutional Review Board Waiver or Alteration of Informed Consent for Clinical Investigations Involving No More Than Minimal Risk to Human Subjects; Guidance for Sponsors, Investigators, and Institutional Review Boards; Availability
Document Number: 2017-15539
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA, the Agency, or we) is announcing the availability of a guidance for sponsors, investigators, and institutional review boards (IRBs) entitled ``IRB Waiver or Alteration of Informed Consent for Clinical Investigations Involving No More Than Minimal Risk to Human Subjects.'' This guidance informs sponsors, investigators, IRBs, and other interested parties that FDA does not intend to object to an IRB waiving or altering informed consent requirements, as described in the guidance, for certain minimal risk clinical investigations. In addition, this guidance explains that FDA does not intend to object to a sponsor initiating, or an investigator conducting, a minimal risk clinical investigation for which an IRB waives or alters the informed consent requirements as described in the guidance.
Food Labeling; Nutrition Labeling of Standard Menu Items in Restaurants and Similar Retail Food Establishments; Extension of Comment Period; Correction
Document Number: 2017-15538
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration is correcting a document entitled ``Food Labeling; Nutrition Labeling of Standard Menu Items in Restaurants and Similar Retail Food Establishments; Extension of Comment Period'' that appeared in the Federal Register of July 3, 2017. The document extended the comment period for the interim final rule that appeared in the Federal Register of May 4, 2017. The document was published with an incorrect RIN number. This document corrects that error.
Recommendations for the Permitted Daily Exposures for Two Solvents, Triethylamine and Methylisobutylketone, According to the Maintenance Procedures for the Guidance Q3C Impurities: Residual Solvents; International Council for Harmonisation; Guidance for Industry; Availability
Document Number: 2017-15537
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA or Agency) is announcing the availability of recommendations for a new permitted daily exposure (PDE) for the residual solvent triethylamine and a revised PDE for the residual solvent methylisobutylketone. The PDEs were developed according to the methods for establishing exposure limits included in the guidance for industry entitled ``Q3C Impurities: Residual Solvents.'' The recommendations were prepared under the auspices of the International Council for Harmonisation (ICH), formerly the International Conference on Harmonisation. The document is intended to recommend acceptable amounts for the listed residual solvents in pharmaceuticals for the safety of the patient.
Animal Drug User Fees and Fee Waivers and Reductions; Revised Guidance for Industry; Availability
Document Number: 2017-15536
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA or Agency) is announcing the availability of a guidance for industry (GFI) #170 entitled ``Animal Drug User Fees and Fee Waivers and Reductions.'' This revised guidance document describes the types of fees that FDA is authorized to collect under the Animal Drug User Fee Act of 2003, as amended, and how to request waivers and reductions of these fees.
M4E(R2): The Common Technical Document-Efficacy; International Council for Harmonisation; Guidance for Industry; Availability
Document Number: 2017-15534
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA or Agency) is announcing the availability of a guidance entitled ``M4E(R2): The CTDEfficacy.'' The guidance was prepared under the auspices of the International Council for Harmonisation (ICH), formerly the International Conference on Harmonisation. The guidance revises the ICH guidance ``M4E: The CTDEfficacy'' (M4E guidance). The revised guidance standardizes the presentation of benefit-risk information in regulatory submissions, providing greater specificity on the format and structure of benefit- risk information. This revision is intended to facilitate communication among regulators and industry.
Civil Money Penalty Definitions; Technical Amendment
Document Number: 2017-15532
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA or Agency) is amending a civil money penalty regulation to correct a statutory reference to align the regulations with the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (the FD&C Act) and to ensure accuracy and clarity in the Agency's regulations.
Records Schedules; Availability and Request for Comments
Document Number: 2017-15531
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) publishes notice at least once monthly of certain Federal agency requests for records disposition authority (records schedules). Once approved by NARA, records schedules provide mandatory instructions on what happens to records when agencies no longer need them for current Government business. The records schedules authorize agencies to preserve records of continuing value in the National Archives of the United States and to destroy, after a specified period, records lacking administrative, legal, research, or other value. NARA publishes notice in the Federal Register for records schedules in which agencies propose to destroy records they no longer need to conduct agency business. NARA invites public comments on such records schedules.
Notice of SoundExchange's Intent To Audit Music Choice's “Preexisting” Subscription Service and Business Establishment Service for CY 2016
Document Number: 2017-15528
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Copyright Royalty Board, Library of Congress, Library of Congress, Agencies and Commissions
The Copyright Royalty Judges announce receipt of a notice of intent to audit the 2016 statements of account of Music Choice concerning the royalty payments its Preexisting Subscription Service and Business Establishments Service made pursuant to two statutory licenses.
Information Collections Being Submitted for Review and Approval to the Office of Management and Budget
Document Number: 2017-15527
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
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 Commission 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.
Accreditation of Intertek USA, Inc., as a Commercial Laboratory
Document Number: 2017-15525
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs and Border Protection
Notice is hereby given, pursuant to CBP regulations, that Intertek USA, Inc., has been accredited to test petroleum and certain petroleum products for customs purposes for the next three years as of August 24, 2016.
Accreditation and Approval of Intertek USA, Inc. as a Commercial Gauger and Laboratory
Document Number: 2017-15524
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs and Border Protection
Notice is hereby given, pursuant to CBP regulations, that Intertek USA, Inc., has been approved to gauge petroleum and certain petroleum products and accredited to test petroleum and certain petroleum products for customs purposes for the next three years as of February 15, 2017.
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2017-15523
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
Takes of Marine Mammals Incidental to Specified Activities; Taking Marine Mammals Incidental to Pile Driving Activities for the Restoration of Pier 62, Seattle Waterfront, Elliot Bay
Document Number: 2017-15522
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
NMFS has received a request from the Seattle Department of Transportation (Seattle DOT) for authorization to take marine mammals incidental to pile driving activities for the restoration of Pier 62, Seattle Waterfront, Elliot Bay in Seattle, Washington. Pursuant to the Marine Mammal Protection Act (MMPA), NMFS is requesting comments on its proposal to issue an incidental harassment authorization (IHA) to incidentally take marine mammals during the specified activities.
List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: TN Americas LLC, NUHOMS® EOS Dry Spent Fuel Storage System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1042; Correction
Document Number: 2017-15521
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) published a direct final rule in the Federal Register on March 24, 2017, that amended NRC's spent fuel storage regulations by adding the TN Americas LLC, NUHOMS[supreg] Extended Optimized Storage (EOS) Dry Spent Fuel Storage System to the ``List of approved spent fuel storage casks'' as Certificate of Compliance (CoC) No. 1042. This action is necessary to correct the certificate expiration date.
NASA Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement: Award Term (NFS Case 2016-N027)
Document Number: 2017-15520
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Agencies and Commissions
NASA is issuing a final rule amending the NASA Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Supplement (NFS) to add policy on the use of additional contract periods of performance or ``award terms'' as a contract incentive.
Ensuring a Safe Environment for Community Residential Care Residents
Document Number: 2017-15519
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) adopts as final, with changes, a proposed rule governing the approval of a community residential care facility (CRC). The final rule prohibits a CRC from employing an individual who has been convicted in a court of law of certain listed crimes within 7 years of conviction, or has had a finding within 6 months entered into an applicable State registry or with the applicable licensing authority concerning abuse, neglect, mistreatment of individuals or misappropriation of property. The CRC is required to conduct an individual assessment of suitability for employment for any conviction or finding outside either the 7 year or 6 month parameters. The CRCs is also required to develop and implement written policies and procedures that prohibit mistreatment, neglect, and abuse of residents and misappropriation of resident property. The CRC must report and investigate any allegations of abuse or mistreatment. The CRC must also screen individuals who are not CRC residents, but have direct access to a veteran living in a CRC. In addition, we are amending the rule regarding the maximum number of beds allowed in a resident's bedroom. VA published the proposed rule on November 12, 2015, and we received four public comments. We also received correspondence from a federal agency with recommendations. This final rule responds to public comments and feedback from that federal agency.
Certain Steel Nails From Malaysia: Final Results of the Changed Circumstances Review
Document Number: 2017-15518
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On December 6, 2016, the Department of Commerce (Department) published a notice of preliminary results of a changed circumstance review (CCR) of the antidumping duty order on certain steel nails (nails) from Malaysia. Based on our analysis of the comments from interested parties, we continue to find that Inmax Sdn. Bhd. (Inmax Sdn) and Inmax Industries Sdn. Bhd. (Inmax Industries) (collectively, Inmax Companies) should be collapsed. The combined entity's antidumping duty cash deposit rate is the current antidumping duty cash deposit rate assigned to Inmax Sdn for purposes of determining antidumping duty liability.
Removal of References to Obsolete Navigation Systems; Technical Amendment
Document Number: 2017-15517
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is removing references to the obsolete navigation systems Loran, Omega and Consol that currently appear in FAA regulations.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Information Collection Revision; Submission for OMB Review; Uniform Interagency Transfer Agent Registration and Deregistration Forms
Document Number: 2017-15516
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The OCC, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other federal agencies to comment on the revision of an information collection as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA). An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a respondent is not required to respond to, an information collection unless it displays a currently valid Office of Management and Budget (OMB) control number. The OCC is soliciting comment on a revision to its collection titled ``Uniform Interagency Transfer Agent Registration and Deregistration Forms.'' The OCC also is giving notice that it has sent the collection to OMB for review.
National Cancer Institute; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2017-15515
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services
Center for Scientific Review; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-15514
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; the NIST Summer Institute for Middle School Science Teachers (NIST Summer Institute) and the NIST Research Experience for Teachers (NIST RET) Application Requirements
Document Number: 2017-15513
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Institute of Standards and Technology
The Department of Commerce, 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.
National Institute of Mental Health; Amended Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2017-15512
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Office of the Director, National Institutes of Health; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2017-15511
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-15510
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-15509
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; Safety and Health Data
Document Number: 2017-15508
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Institute of Standards and Technology
The Department of Commerce, 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.
Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; the NIST Summer Institute for Middle School Science Teachers (NIST Summer Institute) and the NIST Research Experience for Teachers (NIST RET) Application Requirements
Document Number: 2017-15507
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Institute of Standards and Technology
The Department of Commerce, 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.
Safety Zone; Annual Event in the Captain of the Port Buffalo Zone-Celebrate Erie Fireworks
Document Number: 2017-15506
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard will enforce a safety zone for the Celebrate Erie Fireworks, Presque Isle Bay, Erie, PA from 9:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. on Sunday, August 20, 2017 with a rain date of Monday, August 21, 2017. This action is necessary and intended for the safety of life and property on navigable waters during this event. During the enforcement period, no person or vessel may enter the respective safety zone without the permission of the Captain of the Port Buffalo.
Safety Zones; D-Day Conneaut Air Show, Conneaut, OH
Document Number: 2017-15505
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard will enforce a safety zone for the D-Day Conneaut Air Show, on Lake Erie from 2 p.m. through 5 p.m. on Friday, August 18, 2017 and from 2 p.m. through 5 p.m. on Saturday, August 19, 2017. This action is necessary to provide for the safety of life and property on navigable waters during this event. During the enforcement period, no person or vessel may enter the respective safety zone without the permission of the Captain of the Port Buffalo.
Safety Zones; Head of the Cuyahoga Regatta, Cuyahoga River, Cleveland, OH
Document Number: 2017-15504
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard will enforce a safety zone for the Head of the Cuyahoga regatta, on the Cuyahoga River from 6:45 a.m. through 4:15 p.m. on Saturday, September 16, 2017. This action is necessary to provide for the safety of life and property on navigable waters during this event. During the enforcement period, no person or vessel may enter the respective safety zone without the permission of the Captain of the Port Buffalo.
Radio Broadcasting Services; AM or FM Proposals To Change the Community of License
Document Number: 2017-15503
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Federal Communications Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The following applicants filed AM or FM proposals to change the community of License: Christopher W. Johnson, Station WAMI, Facility ID 66212, BP-20170627ABG, From Opp, AL, To Maplesville, AL: Midwest Communications, Inc., Station WNFN, Facility ID 29862, BPH- 20170627AAL, From Millersville, TN, To Franklin, TN; R & B Communications, Inc., Station WWTM, Facility ID 54328, BP-20170711AAQ, From Decatur, AL, To Mooresville, AL; Sebago Broadcasting Company, Station WCTG, Facility ID 88405, BPH-20170707AAP, From Chincoteague, VA, To Eden, MD; Southern Wabash Communications of Middle Tennessee, Inc., Station WBGB, Facility ID 172966, BPED-20170526ABK, From Scottsville, KY, To Portland, TN; Sun Valley Media Group, LLC., Station KPTO, Facility ID 129638, BP-20170531ABF, From Pocatello, ID, To Hailey, ID; Valleydale Broadcasting, LLC., Station WZNN, Facility ID 183374, BPH-20170627ABF, From Maplesville, AL, To Holtville, AL.
Patent Petitions Related to Application and Reexamination Processing Fees
Document Number: 2017-15501
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Department of Commerce, Patent and Trademark Office
The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, invites comments on a proposed extension of an existing information collection.
Substantive Submissions Made During Prosecution of the Trademark Application
Document Number: 2017-15500
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-25
Agency: Department of Commerce, United States Patent and Trademark Office
The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, invites comments on a a proposed extension of an existing information collection.