October 2017 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

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Reader Aids
Document Number: FR-2017-10-31-ReaderAids
Type: Reader Aids
Date: 2017-10-31
Combatting the National Drug Demand and Opioid Crisis
Document Number: 2017-23787
Type: Administrative Order
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Executive Office of the President
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2017-23726
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Morris K. Udall and Stewart L. Udall Foundation
Information Collection; Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Feedback on Agency Service Delivery
Document Number: 2017-23700
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Forest Service
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Forest Service is seeking comments from all interested individuals and organizations on the extension with no revision of a currently approved information collection, Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Feedback on Agency Service Delivery.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Material Hoists, Personnel Hoists, and Elevators Standard
Document Number: 2017-23694
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Department of Labor, Office of the Secretary
The Department of Labor (DOL) is submitting the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) sponsored information collection request (ICR) titled, ``Material Hoists, Personnel Hoists, and Elevators Standard,'' to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval for continued use, without change, in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA). Public comments on the ICR are invited.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Renewal of an Approved Information Collection: Motor Carrier Records Change Form
Document Number: 2017-23693
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, Department of Transportation
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, FMCSA announces its plan to submit the Information Collection Request (ICR) described below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for its review and approval and invites public comment. The purpose of this ICR titled ``Motor Carrier Records Change Form,'' is to more efficiently collect information the Office of Registration and Safety Information (MC-RS) requires to process name and address changes and reinstatements of operating authority.
Hours of Service of Drivers: Application for Exemption; National Pork Producers Council (NPPC)
Document Number: 2017-23690
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, Department of Transportation
FMCSA announces that the National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) has requested an exemption from the requirement that a motor carrier require each of its drivers to use an electronic logging device (ELD) no later than December 18, 2017, to record the driver's hours-of- service (HOS). NPPC states it requests the exemption for all livestock haulers as defined in the application (i.e., transporters of livestock, poultry, aquaculture, and insects) to address an incompatibility between the FMCSA's HOS rules and the current structure and realities of the U.S. livestock industry. NPPC states that the livestock haulers will not be prepared to meet the December 18, 2017, compliance date for installing ELDs. NPPC believes that the exemption, if granted, would achieve a level of safety that is equivalent to, or greater than, the level that would be achieved absent such exemption. FMCSA requests public comment on NPPC's application for exemption.
Fast-41 Best Practices: Delegated State Permitting Programs
Document Number: 2017-23686
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
On January 18, 2017, the Federal Permitting Improvement Steering Council, published Recommended Best Practices for Environmental Reviews and Authorizations for Infrastructure Projects, available at https://www.permits.performance.gov. In accordance with Section 41006 of the Fixing America's Surface Transportation Act (FAST- 41), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is seeking public comment. Specifically, EPA is seeking feedback on whether any of the best practices are generally applicable on a delegation or authorization-wide basis to permitting under FAST-41.
Adequacy Status of the Kenosha County, Wisconsin Area for Submitted 8-Hour Ozone Attainment Demonstration for Transportation Conformity Purposes
Document Number: 2017-23685
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
In this notice, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is notifying the public that we find that the motor vehicle emissions budgets (MVEBs) for volatile organic compounds (VOCs) and oxides of nitrogen (NOX) in the Kenosha County, Wisconsin ozone nonattainment area are adequate for use in transportation conformity determinations. Wisconsin submitted an Attainment Demonstration for Kenosha County on April 17, 2017. As a result of our finding, this area must use these MVEBs from the submitted Attainment Demonstration for future transportation conformity determinations.
Notice of Proposed Administrative Settlement Pursuant to the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act
Document Number: 2017-23684
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
In accordance with section 122(h)(1) of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act, as amended (``CERCLA''), notice is hereby given of a proposed administrative settlement concerning the Bandera Road Ground Water Plume Superfund Site, located in City of Leon Valley, Bexar County, Texas. The settlement requires Savings Square Partners, Ltd., settling party, to pay a total of $1,820,000 as payment of past response costs to the Hazardous Substances Superfund. The settlement includes a covenant not to sue pursuant to sections 106 and 107(a) of CERCLA, 42 U.S.C. 9606 and 9607(a). For thirty (30) days following the date of publication of this notice, the Agency will receive written comments relating to this notice and will receive written comments relating to the settlement. The Agency will consider all comments received and may modify or withdraw its consent to the settlement if comments received disclose facts or considerations which indicate that the settlement is inappropriate, improper, or inadequate. The Agency's response to any comments received will be available for public inspection at 1445 Ross Avenue, Dallas, Texas 75202-2733.
Hazardous Waste Management System; Identification and Listing of Hazardous Waste
Document Number: 2017-23683
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proposing to grant a petition submitted by Blanchard Refining Company LLC (Blanchard) to exclude (or delist) the residual solids generated from the reclamation of oil bearing hazardous secondary materials (OBSMs) on-site at Blanchard's Galveston Bay Refinery (GBR), located in Texas City, Texas from the lists of hazardous wastes. EPA used the Delisting Risk Assessment Software (DRAS) Version 3.0.35 in the evaluation of the impact of the petitioned waste on human health and the environment.
Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies
Document Number: 2017-23682
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Federal Reserve System, Agencies and Commissions
Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Savings and Loan Holding Companies
Document Number: 2017-23681
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Federal Reserve System, Agencies and Commissions
Notice of Proposed Filing of Plats of Survey, South Dakota
Document Number: 2017-23680
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
The plats of surveys for the lands described in this notice are scheduled to be officially filed 30 calendar days after the date of this publication in the BLM Montana State Office, Billings, Montana. The surveys, which were executed at the request of the National Park Service, Midwest Regional Office, Omaha, Nebraska, and Superintendent, Crow Creek Indian Reservation, Ft. Thompson, South Dakota, are necessary for the management of these lands.
Notice of Filing of Plats of Survey, Colorado
Document Number: 2017-23679
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
The plats of survey of the following described lands are scheduled to be officially filed in the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Colorado State Office, Lakewood, Colorado, 30 calendar days from the date of this publication. The surveys, which were executed at the request of the U.S. Forest Service and the BLM, are necessary for the management of these lands.
Request for Comments on Small Business Administration Draft FY 2018-2022 Strategic Plan
Document Number: 2017-23678
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Small Business Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The Small Business Administration (SBA) is requesting comments on its draft Strategic Plan for fiscal years 2018-2022. The draft plan is available on SBA's Web site at www.sba.gov/about-sba/ sba_performance/strategic_planning.
Notice of HUD-Held Multifamily Loan Sale (MLS 2018-1)
Document Number: 2017-23677
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
This notice announces HUD's intention to sell two unsubsidized multifamily mortgage loans, without Federal Housing Administration (FHA) insurance, in a competitive, sealed bid sale on or about November 8, 2017 (MLS 2018-1 or Loan Sale). This notice also describes generally the bidding process for the sale and certain persons who are ineligible to bid.
Notice of Public Meeting of the Ohio Advisory Committee To Discuss the Committee's Next Topic of Civil Rights Study: Educational Funding in Ohio
Document Number: 2017-23676
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
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 Ohio Advisory Committee (Committee) will hold a meeting on Tuesday, November 21, 2017, at 12:00 p.m. EST for the purpose of discussing preparations for a study of Civil Rights and Educational Funding in Ohio.
Membership in the National Parks Overflights Advisory Group
Document Number: 2017-23672
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the National Park Service (NPS) invite interested persons to apply to fill one current vacancy and one upcoming vacancy on the National Parks Overflights Advisory Group (NPOAG). This notice invites interested persons to apply to fill the openings, one of which represents air tour operator interests and one of which represents Native American concerns.
Fixed Income Market Structure Advisory Committee
Document Number: 2017-23670
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Securities and Exchange Commission is publishing this notice to announce that the Chairman of the Commission, with the concurrence of the other Commissioners, intends to establish the Securities and Exchange Commission Fixed Income Market Structure Advisory Committee.
Request for Information on Effective, Large-Scale, Sustainable Approaches To Help People Quit Using Tobacco by Employing Evidence-Based Treatment Options
Document Number: 2017-23669
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is requesting information from the public to inform future activities regarding how to efficiently and cost effectively help people quit using tobacco using evidence-based treatment options.
Notice of Availability of the Final Environmental Assessment and Finding of No Significant Impact for HHS/CDC Chamblee Campus 2025 Master Plan, Chamblee, Georgia
Document Number: 2017-23668
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announces the availability of the Final Environmental Assessment (EA) and a Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) for the CDC Chamblee Campus 2025 Master Plan.
Fisheries of the Caribbean, Gulf of Mexico, and South Atlantic; Snapper-Grouper Fishery of the South Atlantic; 2017 Recreational Accountability Measure and Closure for Greater Amberjack
Document Number: 2017-23667
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
NMFS implements an accountability measure (AM) for the recreational sector of greater amberjack in the South Atlantic exclusive economic zone (EEZ) through this temporary rule. NMFS estimates that recreational landings have reached the recreational annual catch limit (ACL) for greater amberjack in the South Atlantic. Therefore, NMFS closes the recreational sector for greater amberjack in the South Atlantic EEZ for the remainder of the current fishing year (see DATES). This closure is necessary to protect the greater amberjack resource in the South Atlantic.
Notice of OFAC Sanctions Actions
Document Number: 2017-23666
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Department of the Treasury, Office of Foreign Assets Control
The Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) is publishing the names of one or more persons that have been placed on OFAC's Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons List based on OFAC's determination that one or more applicable legal criteria were satisfied. All property and interests in property subject to U.S. jurisdiction of these persons are blocked, and U.S. persons are generally prohibited from engaging in transactions with them.
Final Immediately Dangerous to Life or Health (IDLH) Value Profiles
Document Number: 2017-23665
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
NIOSH announces the availability of the following four Immediately Dangerous to Life or Health (IDLH) Value Profile documents: Acetonitrile [CAS No. 75-05-8], Chloroacetonitrile [CAS No. 107-14-2], Methacrylonitrile [CAS No. 126-98-7], and Nitrogen dioxide [CAS No. 10102-44-0].
Tribal Transportation Program; Delay of Compliance Date
Document Number: 2017-23663
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This interim final rule updates the Tribal Transportation Program regulations published in 2016 to delay the deadline for Tribes to comply with requirements to collect data on proposed roads for the National Tribal Transportation Facility Inventory (NTTFI).
Public Availability of General Services Administration Fiscal Year 2016 Service Contract Inventory
Document Number: 2017-23662
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
In accordance with The Fiscal Year (FY) 2010 Consolidated Appropriations Act, GSA is publishing this notice to advise the public of the availability of the FY 2016 Service Contract Inventories.
Order Establishing a New De Minimis Threshold Phase-In Termination Date
Document Number: 2017-23660
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (``Commission'' or ``CFTC'') is issuing an order (``Order''), pursuant to the Commission regulation establishing the de minimis exception to the swap dealer definition, to establish December 31, 2019 as the new de minimis threshold phase-in termination date.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Guidance for Industry on Postmarketing Adverse Event Reporting for Medical Products and Dietary Supplements During an Influenza Pandemic
Document Number: 2017-23659
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA or the Agency) is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the Agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), Federal Agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension of an existing collection of information, and to allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments on the information collection in the guidance on ``Postmarketing Adverse Event Reporting for Medical Products and Dietary Supplements During an Influenza Pandemic.''
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2017-23658
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2017-23657
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice of OFAC Sanctions Actions; Sanctions Actions Pursuant to Executive Order 13581
Document Number: 2017-23653
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Department of the Treasury, Office of Foreign Assets Control
The Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) is publishing the names of entities and one aircraft whose property and interests in property have been unblocked.
Safety Zone; Monongahela River, Monongahela, PA
Document Number: 2017-23652
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone for navigable waters of the Monongahela River from mile marker (MM) 31.5 to (MM) 32.5. The safety zone is necessary to provide for the safety of life on these navigable waters near Monongahela, PA from potential hazards created by a land based fireworks display. Entry of vessels or persons into this zone is prohibited unless specifically authorized by the Captain of the Port Marine Safety Unit Pittsburgh (COTP) or a designated representative.
Carbon and Alloy Steel Wire Rod From the United Kingdom: Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value, and Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Critical Circumstances
Document Number: 2017-23651
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the Department) preliminarily determines that carbon and alloy steel wire rod (wire rod) from the United Kingdom is being, or is likely to be, sold in the United States at less than fair value (LTFV). The period of investigation (POI) is January 1, 2016, through December 31, 2016.
Carbon and Alloy Steel Wire Rod From Spain: Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value and Preliminary Determination of Critical Circumstances, in Part
Document Number: 2017-23650
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the Department) preliminarily determines that carbon and alloy steel wire rod (wire rod) from Spain is being, or is likely to be, sold in the United States at less than fair value (LTFV). The period of investigation (POI) is January 1, 2016, through December 31, 2016.
Carbon and Alloy Steel Wire Rod From the Republic of South Africa: Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value, Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Critical Circumstances, and Preliminary Determination of No Shipments
Document Number: 2017-23649
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the Department) preliminarily determines that carbon and alloy steel wire rod (wire rod) from the Republic of South Africa (South Africa) is being, or is likely to be, sold in the United States at less than fair value (LTFV). The period of investigation (POI) is January 1, 2016, through December 31, 2016.
Carbon and Alloy Steel Wire Rod From Ukraine: Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value
Document Number: 2017-23648
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the Department) preliminarily determines that carbon and alloy steel wire rod (wire rod) from Ukraine is being, or is likely to be, sold in the United States at less than fair value (LTFV). The period of investigation (POI) is January 1, 2016, through December 31, 2016.
Carbon and Alloy Steel Wire Rod From Turkey: Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value, and Preliminary Negative Determination of Critical Circumstances
Document Number: 2017-23647
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the Department) preliminarily determines that certain carbon and alloy steel wire rod (wire rod) from the Republic of Turkey (Turkey) is being, or is likely to be, sold in the United States at less than fair value (LTFV). The period of investigation (POI) is January 1, 2016, through December 31, 2016.
Carbon and Alloy Steel Wire Rod From the Republic of Korea: Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value, and Preliminary Negative Determination of Critical Circumstances
Document Number: 2017-23646
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the Department) preliminarily determines that Carbon and Alloy Steel Wire Rod (wire rod) from the Republic of Korea (Korea) is being, or is likely to be, sold in the United States at less than fair value (LTFV). The period of investigation (POI) is January 1, 2016, through December 31, 2016.
Carbon and Alloy Steel Wire Rod From Italy: Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value
Document Number: 2017-23645
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the Department) preliminarily determines that carbon and alloy steel wire rod (wire rod) from Italy is being, or is likely to be, sold in the United States at less than fair value (LTFV). The period of investigation (POI) is January 1, 2016, through December 31, 2016.
Revised Non-Foreign Overseas per Diem Rates
Document Number: 2017-23644
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Department of Defense, Office of the Secretary
The Defense Travel Management Office is publishing Civilian Personnel Per Diem Bulletin Number 307. This bulletin lists revisions in the per diem rates prescribed for U.S. Government employees for official travel in Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, the Northern Mariana Islands and Possessions of the United States when applicable. AEA changes announced in Bulletin Number 194 remain in effect. Bulletin Number 307 is being published in the Federal Register to assure that travelers are paid per diem at the most current rates.
Polyethylene Terephthalate Resin From the Sultanate of Oman: Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2015-2017
Document Number: 2017-23643
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the Department) is rescinding the administrative review of the antidumping duty (AD) order on polyethylene terephthalate resin (PET resin) from the Sultanate of Oman (Oman) for the period of review (POR), i.e., October 15, 2015, through April 30, 2017.
Brass Sheet and Strip From France, Germany, Italy, and Japan: Continuation of Antidumping Duty Orders
Document Number: 2017-23642
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-10-31
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
As a result of the determination by the Department of Commerce (the Department) and the International Trade Commission (ITC) that revocation of the antidumping duty (AD) orders on brass sheet and strip from France, Germany, Italy, and Japan would likely lead to a continuation or recurrence of dumping and material injury to an industry in the United States, the Deparment is publishing a notice of continuation of the AD orders.