December 20, 2017 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

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Safety Zone; Spa Creek, Annapolis, MD
Document Number: 2017-27381
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-12-20
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone for certain waters of Spa Creek. This action is necessary to provide for the safety of life on navigable waters during a fireworks display in Anne Arundel County at Annapolis, MD, on December 31, 2017. This rulemaking prohibits persons and vessels from entering the safety zone unless authorized by the Captain of the Port Maryland-National Capital Region or a designated representative.
Advisory Committee on the Readjustment of Veterans, Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2017-27378
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-20
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; Survey of Residential Building or Zoning Permit Systems
Document Number: 2017-27377
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-20
Agency: Department of Commerce, U.s. Census Bureau
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.
Publication of the Date on Which All Amounts Deposited in the Veterans Choice Fund Will Be Exhausted
Document Number: 2017-27376
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-20
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014, Public Law 113-146, as amended, directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to publish in the Federal Register the date on which the Secretary will have exhausted all amounts deposited in the Veterans Choice Fund. This Federal Register Notice is VA's publication of this date.
Foreign Endangered and Threatened Species; Receipt of Applications for Permit
Document Number: 2017-27375
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-20
Agency: Fish and Wildlife Service, Department of the Interior
We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, invite the public to comment on the following applications to conduct certain activities with endangered and threatened species. With some exceptions, the Endangered Species Act prohibits activities with listed species unless Federal authorization is acquired that allows such activities.
Test Procedures and Labeling Standards for Recycled Oil
Document Number: 2017-27374
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2017-12-20
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Trade Commission (``FTC'' or ``Commission'') requests public comment on the overall costs, benefits, and regulatory and economic impact of its rule specifying Test Procedures and Labeling Standards for Recycled Oil (``Recycled Oil Rule'' or ``Rule''), as part of the Commission's systematic review of all current FTC rules and guides.
Combined Notice of Filings #1
Document Number: 2017-27373
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-20
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
City of Radford; Notice Soliciting Scoping Comments
Document Number: 2017-27370
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-20
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Gulf South Pipeline Company, LP ; Notice of Schedule for Environmental Review of the Westlake Expansion Project
Document Number: 2017-27368
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-20
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings #1
Document Number: 2017-27367
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-20
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Notice of Request for Waiver: Empire Pipeline, Inc.
Document Number: 2017-27366
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-20
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Administrative Declaration of an Economic Injury Disaster for the State of MONTANA
Document Number: 2017-27365
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-20
Agency: Small Business Administration, Agencies and Commissions
This is a notice of an Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) declaration for the State of Montana, dated 12/11/2017. Incident: Rice Ridge Fire. Incident Period: 07/24/2017 through 10/20/2017.
Filing Dates for the Michigan Special Election in the 13th Congressional District
Document Number: 2017-27364
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-20
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Michigan has scheduled special elections on August 7, 2018, and November 6, 2018, to fill the U.S. House of Representatives seat in the 13th Congressional District vacated by Representative John Conyers, Jr. Committees required to file reports in connection with the Special Primary Election on August 7, 2018, shall file a 12-day Pre-Primary Report. Committees required to file reports in connection with both the Special Primary and Special General Election on November 6, 2018, shall file a 12-day Pre-Primary, 12-day Pre-General Report and a 30-day Post- General Report.
Filing Dates for the Arizona Special Election in the 8th Congressional District
Document Number: 2017-27363
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-20
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Arizona has scheduled special elections on February 27, 2018, and April 24, 2018, to fill the U.S. House of Representatives seat in the 8th Congressional District vacated by Representative Trent Franks. Committees required to file reports in connection with the Special Primary Election on February 27, 2018, shall file a 12-day Pre-Primary Report. Committees required to file reports in connection with both the Special Primary and Special General Election on April 24, 2018, shall file a 12-day Pre-Primary, 12-day Pre-General Report and a 30-day Post- General Report.
Marine Mammals; Issuance of Permits
Document Number: 2017-27362
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-20
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Notice is hereby given that individuals and institutions have been issued Letters of Confirmation for activities conducted under the General Authorization for Scientific Research on marine mammals. See SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION for a list of names and address of recipients.
Allocation of Assets in Single-Employer Plans; Valuation of Benefits and Assets; Expected Retirement Age
Document Number: 2017-27361
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-12-20
Agency: Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
This rule amends the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation's regulation on Allocation of Assets in Single-Employer Plans by substituting a new table for determining expected retirement ages for participants in pension plans undergoing distress or involuntary termination with valuation dates falling in 2018. This table is needed to compute the value of early retirement benefits and, thus, the total value of benefits under a plan.
Combined Notice of Filings #1
Document Number: 2017-27360
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-20
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Product Change-Priority Mail Express Negotiated Service Agreement
Document Number: 2017-27356
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-20
Agency: Postal Service, Agencies and Commissions
The Postal Service gives notice of filing a request with the Postal Regulatory Commission to add a domestic shipping services contract to the list of Negotiated Service Agreements in the Mail Classification Schedule's Competitive Products List.
Product Change-Priority Mail Negotiated Service Agreement
Document Number: 2017-27355
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-20
Agency: Postal Service, Agencies and Commissions
The Postal Service gives notice of filing a request with the Postal Regulatory Commission to add a domestic shipping services contract to the list of Negotiated Service Agreements in the Mail Classification Schedule's Competitive Products List.
Product Change-Priority Mail Negotiated Service Agreement
Document Number: 2017-27354
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-20
Agency: Postal Service, Agencies and Commissions
The Postal Service gives notice of filing a request with the Postal Regulatory Commission to add a domestic shipping services contract to the list of Negotiated Service Agreements in the Mail Classification Schedule's Competitive Products List.
Accurate Fluorescence Measurements Consortium
Document Number: 2017-27353
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-20
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Institute of Standards and Technology
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), an agency of the United States Department of Commerce, is establishing the Accurate Fluorescence Measurements Consortium and invites organizations to participate in this Consortium. The Consortium will develop tools for improving the accuracy of quantitative fluorescence measurements including reference materials, reference data and reference methods for relative spectral correction of spectra, lifetimes and quantum yields and for assessing the associated uncertainties and utilities. Participation in this Consortium is open to all eligible organizations, as described below.
Fisheries of the South Atlantic; South Atlantic Fishery Management Council-Public Meetings
Document Number: 2017-27352
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-20
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
The South Atlantic Fishery Management Council (Council) will hold a meeting of its Citizen Science Advisory Panel Finance & Infrastructure Action Team via webinar. The meeting via webinar was originally scheduled for December 13, 2017, but has been rescheduled as a result of schedule changes.
Notice of Issuance of a Presidential Permit to the State of North Dakota
Document Number: 2017-27341
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-20
Agency: Department of State
The Acting Assistant Secretary of State for Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs, acting pursuant to delegated authorities, issued a Presidential permit to the State of North Dakota on October 24, 2017, authorizing the State of North Dakota to construct, connect, operate, and maintain the existing POE border- crossing facilities at the U.S.-Canada border in Pembina County, North Dakota. In accordance with Executive Order 11432 (August 16, 1968) as amended, the Acting Assistant Secretary of State for Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs determined that issuance of this permit would serve the national interest.
Ausdal Financial Partners, Inc. and Ausdal Unit Investment Trust
Document Number: 2017-27337
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-20
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Fisheries of the Exclusive Economic Zone Off Alaska; North Pacific Halibut and Sablefish Individual Fishing Quota Cost Recovery Programs
Document Number: 2017-27336
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-20
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
NMFS publishes the individual fishing quota (IFQ) standard prices and fee percentage for cost recovery for the IFQ Program for the halibut and sablefish fisheries of the North Pacific (IFQ Program). The fee percentage for 2017 is 2.2 percent. This action is intended to provide holders of halibut and sablefish IFQ permits with the 2017 standard prices and fee percentage to calculate the required payment for IFQ cost recovery fees due by January 31, 2018.
Carroll County Energy, LLC; Notice of Institution of Section 206 Proceeding and Refund Effective Date
Document Number: 2017-27335
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-20
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Records Governing Off-the-Record Communications; Public Notice
Document Number: 2017-27334
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-20
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Notice of Petition for Declaratory Order; Blue Racer NGL Pipelines, LLC
Document Number: 2017-27330
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-20
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-27329
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-20
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Agency Information Collection Requirements: Information Collection Renewal; Submission for OMB Review; Debt Cancellation Contracts and Debt Suspension Agreements
Document Number: 2017-27328
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-20
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 take this opportunity to comment on a continuing information collection as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA). In accordance with the requirements of the PRA, the OCC may not conduct or sponsor, and the respondent is not required to respond to, an information collection unless it displays a currently valid Office of Management and Budget (OMB) control number. Currently, the OCC is soliciting comment concerning the renewal of an information collection titled ``Debt Cancellation Contracts and Debt Suspension Agreements.'' The OCC also is giving notice that it has sent the collection to OMB for review.
60-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Comment Request: Agency Information Collection Activities: Consolidated Discretionary Grant Programs Solicitations (Funding Opportunities) Templates and Forms
Document Number: 2017-27327
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-20
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
HUD is seeking approval from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for the information collection described below. In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act, HUD is requesting comment from all interested parties on the proposed collection of information. The purpose of this notice is to allow for 60 days of public comment.
Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-27324
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-20
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services