Advisory Committees on the Federal Rules of Appellate, Bankruptcy, and Civil Procedure, and the Federal Rules of Evidence; Hearings on Proposed Amendments to the Appellate, Bankruptcy, Civil, and Evidence Rules, 39463 [2018-17092]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 154 / Thursday, August 9, 2018 / Notices meeting at: http://www.uscourts.gov/ rules-policies/records-and-archivesrules-committees/agenda-books. DATES: October 26, 2018. TIME: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ADDRESSES: Thurgood Marshall Federal Judiciary Building, Mecham Conference Center, Administrative Office of the United States Courts, One Columbus Circle NE, Washington, DC 20544. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Rebecca A. Womeldorf, Rules Committee Secretary, Rules Committee Staff, Administrative Office of the United States Courts, Washington, DC 20544, telephone (202) 502–1820. Dated: August 6, 2018. Rebecca A. Womeldorf, Rules Committee Secretary. [FR Doc. 2018–17090 Filed 8–8–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 2210–55–P JUDICIAL CONFERENCE OF THE UNITED STATES Advisory Committees on the Federal Rules of Appellate, Bankruptcy, and Civil Procedure, and the Federal Rules of Evidence; Hearings on Proposed Amendments to the Appellate, Bankruptcy, Civil, and Evidence Rules Advisory Committees on the Federal Rules of Appellate, Bankruptcy, and Civil Procedure, and the Federal Rules of Evidence, Judicial Conference of the United States. ACTION: Notice of proposed amendments and open hearings. AGENCY: The Advisory Committees on Appellate, Bankruptcy, Civil, and Evidence Rules have proposed amendments to the following rules: Appellate Rules: 35, 40. Bankruptcy Rules: 2002, 2004, 8012. Civil Rule: 30. Evidence Rule: 404. The text of the proposed rules and the accompanying committee notes are posted on the Judiciary’s website at: http://www.uscourts.gov/rules-policies/ proposed-amendments-publishedpublic-comment. All written comments and suggestions with respect to the proposed amendments may be submitted on or after the opening of the period for public comment on August 15, 2018, but no later than February 15, 2019. Written comments must be submitted electronically, following the instructions provided on the website. All comments submitted will be posted on the website and available to the public. Public hearings are scheduled on the proposed amendments as follows: sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:11 Aug 08, 2018 Jkt 244001 • Appellate Rules in Washington, DC, on October 26, 2018, and in Phoenix, Arizona, on January 4, 2019; • Bankruptcy Rules in Washington, DC, on January 10, 2019, and in Kansas City, Missouri, on January 26, 2019; • Civil Rules in Phoenix, Arizona, on January 4, 2019, and in Washington, DC, on February 8, 2019; and • Evidence Rules in Phoenix, Arizona, on January 4, 2019, and in Washington, DC, on January 18, 2019. Those wishing to testify must contact the Secretary of the Committee on Rules of Practice and Procedure by email at: RulesCommittee_Secretary@ ao.uscourts.gov, at least 30 days before the hearing. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Rebecca A. Womeldorf, Secretary, Committee on Rules of Practice and Procedure of the Judicial Conference of the United States, Thurgood Marshall Federal Judiciary Building, One Columbus Circle NE, Suite 7–240, Washington, DC 20544, Telephone (202) 502–1820. Dated: August 6, 2018. Rebecca A. Womeldorf, Secretary, Committee on Rules of Practice and Procedure, Judicial Conference of the United States. [FR Doc. 2018–17092 Filed 8–8–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 2210–55–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Notice of Lodging of Proposed Consent Decree Under the Clean Air Act On August 3, 2018, the Department of Justice lodged a proposed consent decree with the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida in the lawsuit entitled United States, State of Indiana, and the Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality v. Anchor Glass Container Corporations, Inc., Civil Action No. 3:18–cv–943–J– 39MCR. In this action, the United States, the State of Indiana, and the Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality filed a complaint pursuant to Section 113(b) of the Clean Air Act (CAA), 42 U.S.C. 7413, and relevant corollary and implementing state regulations and programs, seeking injunctive relief and civil penalties for alleged violations of these laws at Anchor Glass Container Corporations, Inc.’s glass manufacturing facilities. Anchor’s facilities are located in Jacksonville, Florida; Warner Robins, Georgia; Elmira, New York; Lawrenceburg, Indiana; Shakopee, Minnesota; and Henryetta, Oklahoma. PO 00000 Frm 00062 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 39463 The proposed settlement requires Anchor to implement pollution controls to reduce its nitrogen oxide (NOX emissions at nine of its eleven furnaces (two furnaces already have pollution controls installed), and the company will meet more stringent NOX emissions limits at all of its furnaces. Anchor will also implement pollution controls and take other actions to reduce sulfur dioxide (SO2 and particulate matter (PM) emissions. The settlement also requires Anchor to install and operate continuous emissions monitors for NOX and SO2 at all eleven of its glass furnaces and to install continuous opacity monitors required by the Clean Air Act. Additionally, Anchor will complete two mitigation projects, a woodburning appliance change-out project and a project to repower, retrofit, or replace vehicle diesel engines, further reducing NOX, SO2, and PM emissions. Also as part of the settlement, Anchor will pay a $1.1 million civil penalty ($550,000 to the United States and $275,000 each to the States of Indiana and Oklahoma). The publication of this notice opens a period for public comment on the proposed Consent Decree. Comments should be addressed to the Assistant Attorney General, Environment and Natural Resources Division and should refer to United States, State of Indiana, and the Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality v. Anchor Glass Container Corporations, Inc., Civil Action No. 3:18–cv–943–J–39MCR, D.J. Ref. No. 90–5–2–1–10406. All comments must be submitted no later than thirty (30) days after the publication date of this notice. Comments may be submitted either by email or by mail: To submit comments: Send them to: By email ....... pubcomment-ees.enrd@ usdoj.gov. Assistant Attorney General, U.S. DOJ—ENRD, P.O. Box 7611, Washington, DC 20044–7611. By mail ......... During the public comment period, the proposed Consent Decree may be examined and downloaded at this Justice Department website: https:// www.justice.gov/enrd/consent-decrees. We will provide a paper copy of the proposed Consent Decree upon written request and payment of reproduction costs. Please mail your request and payment to: Consent Decree Library, U.S. DOJ—ENRD, P.O. Box 7611, Washington, DC 20044–7611. Please enclose a check or money order for $26.75 (25 cents per page E:\FR\FM\09AUN1.SGM 09AUN1

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JUDICIAL CONFERENCE OF THE UNITED STATES


Advisory Committees on the Federal Rules of Appellate, 
Bankruptcy, and Civil Procedure, and the Federal Rules of Evidence; 
Hearings on Proposed Amendments to the Appellate, Bankruptcy, Civil, 
and Evidence Rules

AGENCY: Advisory Committees on the Federal Rules of Appellate, 
Bankruptcy, and Civil Procedure, and the Federal Rules of Evidence, 
Judicial Conference of the United States.

ACTION: Notice of proposed amendments and open hearings.

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SUMMARY: The Advisory Committees on Appellate, Bankruptcy, Civil, and 
Evidence Rules have proposed amendments to the following rules:
    Appellate Rules: 35, 40.
    Bankruptcy Rules: 2002, 2004, 8012.
    Civil Rule: 30.
    Evidence Rule: 404.
    The text of the proposed rules and the accompanying committee notes 
are posted on the Judiciary's website at: http://www.uscourts.gov/rules-policies/proposed-amendments-published-public-comment.
    All written comments and suggestions with respect to the proposed 
amendments may be submitted on or after the opening of the period for 
public comment on August 15, 2018, but no later than February 15, 2019. 
Written comments must be submitted electronically, following the 
instructions provided on the website. All comments submitted will be 
posted on the website and available to the public.
    Public hearings are scheduled on the proposed amendments as 
follows:
     Appellate Rules in Washington, DC, on October 26, 2018, 
and in Phoenix, Arizona, on January 4, 2019;
     Bankruptcy Rules in Washington, DC, on January 10, 2019, 
and in Kansas City, Missouri, on January 26, 2019;
     Civil Rules in Phoenix, Arizona, on January 4, 2019, and 
in Washington, DC, on February 8, 2019; and
     Evidence Rules in Phoenix, Arizona, on January 4, 2019, 
and in Washington, DC, on January 18, 2019.
    Those wishing to testify must contact the Secretary of the 
Committee on Rules of Practice and Procedure by email at: 
[email protected], at least 30 days before the 
hearing.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Rebecca A. Womeldorf, Secretary, 
Committee on Rules of Practice and Procedure of the Judicial Conference 
of the United States, Thurgood Marshall Federal Judiciary Building, One 
Columbus Circle NE, Suite 7-240, Washington, DC 20544, Telephone (202) 
502-1820.

    Dated: August 6, 2018.
Rebecca A. Womeldorf,
Secretary, Committee on Rules of Practice and Procedure, Judicial 
Conference of the United States.
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