February 4, 2019 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Reader Aids
Document Number: FR-2019-02-04-ReaderAids
Type: Reader Aids
Date: 2019-02-04
Arbitration Services
Document Number: C1-2018-27759
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2019-01167
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Temporary Emergency Committee of the Board of Governors; Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2019-01105
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Postal Service, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2019-01043
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
National Institute on Aging; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2019-01012
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
IP CTS Modernization and Reform
Document Number: 2019-00967
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Federal Communications Commission, Agencies and Commissions
In this document, the Commission announces that the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has approved, for a period of three years, the information collection associated with rules adopted in the Commission's document Misuse of internet Protocol (IP) Captioned Telephone Service et al. Report and Order and Declaratory Ruling (Order). This document is consistent with the Order, which stated that the Commission would publish a document in the Federal Register announcing the effective date of those rules.
Accreditation of AmSpec LLC (New Haven, CT), as a Commercial Laboratory
Document Number: 2019-00918
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs and Border Protection
Notice is hereby given, pursuant to CBP regulations, that AmSpec LLC (New Haven, CT), has been accredited to test petroleum and certain petroleum products for customs purposes as of November 8, 2018.
Accreditation of Dixie Services Inc. (Galena Park, TX) as a Commercial Laboratory
Document Number: 2019-00917
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs and Border Protection
Notice is hereby given, pursuant to CBP regulations, that Dixie Services Inc. (Galena Park, TX), has been accredited to test petroleum and certain petroleum products for customs purposes for the next three years as of August 28, 2018.
Accreditation and Approval of Inspectorate America Corporation (Corpus Christi, TX) as a Commercial Gauger and Laboratory
Document Number: 2019-00916
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs and Border Protection
Notice is hereby given, pursuant to CBP regulations, that Inspectorate America Corporation (Corpus Christi, TX), 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 14, 2017.
Accreditation and Approval of Intertek USA, Inc. (Texas City, TX) as a Commercial Gauger and Laboratory
Document Number: 2019-00915
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs and Border Protection
Notice is hereby given, pursuant to CBP regulations, that Intertek USA, Inc. (Texas City, TX), 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 28, 2018.
Accreditation and Approval of Certispec Services USA, Inc. (Texas City, TX) as a Commercial Gauger and Laboratory
Document Number: 2019-00914
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs and Border Protection
Notice is hereby given, pursuant to CBP regulations, that Certispec Services USA, Inc. (Texas City, TX), 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 April 3, 2017.
Accreditation and Approval of Spectrum International LLC (Roselle, NJ) as a Commercial Gauger and Laboratory
Document Number: 2019-00913
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs and Border Protection
Notice is hereby given, pursuant to CBP regulations, that Spectrum International LLC (Roselle, NJ), 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 July 23, 2018.
Advisory Committee on the Medical Uses of Isotopes: Meeting Notice
Document Number: 2019-00908
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) will convene a teleconference meeting of the Advisory Committee on the Medical Uses of Isotopes (ACMUI) on February 26, 2019, to discuss the draft report of the ACMUI Training and Experience Subcommittee. This report will include the subcommittee's recommendation on training and experience requirements for authorized users under title 10 Code of Federal Regulations (10 CFR) 35.300, ``Use of unsealed byproduct material for which a written directive is required,'' that is necessary for safety. Meeting information, including a copy of the agenda and handouts, will be available at http://www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/doc-collections/acmui/ meetings/2019.html. The agenda and handouts may also be obtained by contacting Ms. Kellee Jamerson using the information below.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2019-00906
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (Bureau) is requesting Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval of a generic Information Collection titled, ``Making Ends Meet Survey,'' under the Generic Information Collection Plan titled, ``Generic Information Collection Plan for Surveys Using the Consumer Credit Panel.''
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2019-00905
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (Bureau) is proposing a new information collection, titled, ``Debt Collection Quantitative Disclosure Testing.''
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2019-00904
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
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 the information collection requirements in the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act Rule (``COPPA Rule'' or ``Rule''), which will expire on January 31, 2019.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Announcement of Board Approval Under Delegated Authority and Submission to OMB
Document Number: 2019-00903
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Federal Reserve System, Agencies and Commissions
The Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (Board) is adopting a proposal to extend for three years, without revision, the Basel II Interagency Pillar 2 Supervisory Guidance (Pillar 2 Guidance) (FR 4199; OMB No. 7100-0320).
Notice of Public Meeting; Correction
Document Number: 2019-00902
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Department of State
The Department of State published a document in the Federal Register of Friday, December 21, 2018, giving notice of a public meeting to prepare for the sixth session of the International Maritime Organization's (IMO) Sub-Committee on Pollution Prevention and Response (PPR 6). The document contained an incorrect date and call-in number.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Comment Request
Document Number: 2019-00901
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (Bureau) is requesting to renew the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for an existing information collection titled, ``Joint Standards for Assessing the Diversity Policies and Practices.''
Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement for the Eagle Shadow Mountain Solar Project on the Moapa River Indian Reservation, Clark County, Nevada
Document Number: 2019-00899
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
The Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA), as lead agency in cooperation with the Moapa Band of Paiute Indians (Moapa Band), the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), and other agencies, intend to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) that will evaluate a photovoltaic (PV) solar energy generation project on the Moapa River Indian Reservation and a transmission line located on Tribal lands, Federal lands administered and managed by BLM, and land owned by NV Energy in Clark County, Nevada. This notice announces the beginning of the scoping process to solicit public comments and identify potential issues related to the EIS. It also announces that two public scoping meetings will be held in Nevada to identify potential issues, alternatives, and mitigation to be considered in the EIS.
Governing Bodies
Document Number: 2019-00896
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Legal Services Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
The Legal Services Corporation (LSC) is adopting a final rule amending its regulation related to recipient governing bodies. This final rule changes two requirements and gives increased flexibility to recipient governing bodies in how they recruit, appoint, and retain client-eligible members. First, LSC is revising the definition of the term eligible client to remove the requirement that a client-eligible board member be financially eligible at the time of reappointment to a governing body. Second, LSC is eliminating the requirement that client- eligible members be appointed by outside groups. The final rule gives each recipient governing body the discretion to continue applying these provisions if it wishes but eliminates the requirement to do so.
Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request
Document Number: 2019-00895
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
Labeling for Human Prescription Drug and Biological Products Approved Under the Accelerated Approval Regulatory Pathway; Guidance for Industry; Availability
Document Number: 2019-00894
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
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 final guidance for industry entitled ``Labeling for Human Prescription Drug and Biological Products Approved Under the Accelerated Approval Regulatory Pathway.'' This guidance discusses FDA's recommendations for developing the indication and usage statements in the prescribing information for drugs approved under the accelerated approval regulatory pathway (hereafter accelerated approval). The guidance also discusses labeling considerations for indications approved under accelerated approval when clinical benefit has been verified and FDA terminates the conditions of accelerated approval, or when FDA withdraws accelerated approval of an indication while other indications for the drug remain approved. This guidance finalizes the draft guidance of the same name issued March 25, 2014.
Privacy Act; STATE-01, Email Archive Management Records
Document Number: 2019-00893
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Department of State
In this proposed rulemaking, the Department of State proposes to exempt portions of the Email Archive Management Records, STATE-01, from certain provisions of the Privacy Act of 1974.
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2019-00892
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2019-00891
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2019-00890
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Income Level for Individuals Eligible for Assistance
Document Number: 2019-00889
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Legal Services Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
The Legal Services Corporation (LSC) is required by law to establish maximum income levels for individuals eligible for legal assistance. This document updates the specified income levels to reflect the annual amendments to the Federal Poverty Guidelines issued by the U. S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).
Center for Scientific Review; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2019-00888
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Center for Scientific Review; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2019-00887
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Energy Conservation Program: Extension of Waiver to HH Technologies From the Department of Energy Walk-in Cooler and Walk-in Freezer Test Procedure
Document Number: 2019-00886
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Department of Energy
The U.S. Department of Energy (``DOE'') is granting a waiver extension (Case No. 2018-011) to HH Technologies to waive certain requirements of the DOE walk-in cooler and walk-in freezer test procedure for determining the energy consumption of thirty-five (35) RollSeal Automated Door System brand walk-in door basic models specified in their petition. HH Technologies is required to test and rate these basic models in accordance with the alternate test procedure specified.
2021 Resource Pool, Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Program-Eastern Division
Document Number: 2019-00884
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Department of Energy, Western Area Power Administration
Western Area Power Administration (WAPA) announces the conclusion of the 2021 Resource Pool provided for in a Notice of procedures and call for 2021 Resource Pool applications published in the Federal Register on May 29, 2018. WAPA determined there were no eligible new preference customers in the 2021 Resource Pool. Therefore, no allocations will be made as part of the 2021 Resource Pool.
Application To Export Electric Energy; Brookfield Renewable Trading and Marketing LP
Document Number: 2019-00883
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Department of Energy
Brookfield Renewable Trading and Marketing LP (BRTM or Applicant) has applied for authorization to transmit electric energy from the United States to Canada pursuant to the Federal Power Act.
General Services Administration Acquisition Regulation (GSAR); Transition to SBA Mentor-Protégé Program
Document Number: 2019-00882
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
This direct final rule amends the General Services Administration Acquisition Regulation (GSAR) to remove the GSAR subpart GSA Mentor-Prot[eacute]g[eacute] Program and associated clauses that are duplicative of the Small Business Administration (SBA) governmentwide Mentor-Prot[eacute]g[eacute] program, and to remove several subcontracting provisions that are duplicative of the requirements in the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) clause pertaining to the Small Business Subcontracting Plan.
Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 706-CE
Document Number: 2019-00881
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The Internal Revenue Service, 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 information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. Currently, the IRS is soliciting comments concerning Form 706-CE, Certificate of Payment of Foreign Death Tax.
Agency Information Collection Extension
Document Number: 2019-00880
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Department of Energy
The Department of Energy (DOE) has submitted an information collection request to the OMB for extension under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The information collection requests a three-year extension of its Human Reliability Program (HRP), OMB Control Number 1910-5122. The HRP is a security and safety reliability program for individuals who apply for or occupy certain positions that are critical to the national security. It requires an initial and annual supervisory review, medical assessment, management evaluation, and a DOE personnel security review of all applicants or incumbents. It is also used to ensure that employees assigned to nuclear explosive duties do not have emotional, mental, or physical conditions that could result in an accidental or unauthorized detonation of nuclear explosives.
Notice of Permit Applications Received Under the Antarctic Conservation Act of 1978
Document Number: 2019-00879
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: National Science Foundation, Agencies and Commissions
The National Science Foundation (NSF) is required to publish a notice of permit applications received to conduct activities regulated under the Antarctic Conservation Act of 1978. NSF has published regulations under the Antarctic Conservation Act in the Code of Federal Regulations. This is the required notice of permit applications received.
U.S. Department of the Army; Jefferson Proving Ground
Document Number: 2019-00878
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is issuing for public comment a draft environmental assessment (EA) and draft finding of no significant impact (FONSI) for a proposed amendment of NRC source materials license SUB-1435 for the Jefferson Proving Ground (JPG) from ``possession only for decommissioning'' to ``possession only.'' The proposed amendment of the U.S. Department of the Army (Army)'s license would also include an exemption from the NRC's decommissioning timeliness requirements in the regulations. The draft EA, ``Draft Environmental Assessment for the Proposed Amendment of Materials License SUB-1435, Jefferson Proving Ground, Southeastern Indiana (Jefferson, Ripley, and Jennings Counties),'' documents the NRC staff's environmental review of the license amendment application.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request; National Study of the Implementation of Adult Education Under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act
Document Number: 2019-00877
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing a new information collection.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request; Indian Education Professional Development Grants Program: GPRA and Service Payback Data Collection
Document Number: 2019-00876
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing an extension of an existing information collection.
Copyright Restoration of Works in Accordance with the Uruguay Round Agreements Act
Document Number: 2019-00874
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Library of Congress, Agencies and Commissions, Copyright Office
The U.S. Copyright Office is publishing a list of works for which it has received and processed a Notice of Intent to Enforce copyrights restored under the Uruguay Round Agreements Act. The Office is required by law to publish such lists to provide a public record of works in which copyrights have been restored and whose owners have notified the Office of their intent to enforce those copyrights. In addition, publication triggers the statutory 12-month grace period within which reliance parties may continue to exploit existing copies of the identified works.
Honey Packers and Importers Research, Promotion, Consumer Education and Industry Information Order; Change in Membership
Document Number: 2019-00872
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Agricultural Marketing Service, Department of Agriculture
This rule changes the National Honey Board (Board) importer- handler member and alternate to an importer member and alternate. The Honey Packers and Importers Research, Promotion, Consumer Education and Industry Information Order (Order) is administered by the Board with oversight by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). This rule also updates the definition for the term Board to reflect current practices, and make clarifying and conforming changes to other provisions of the program.
Drawbridge Operation Regulations; Old Fort Bayou, MS
Document Number: 2019-00871
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is issuing a temporary deviation to the operating schedule that regulates the State Route 609 (SR 609) bascule bridge across the Old Fort Bayou, mile 1.6 at Ocean Springs, Harrison County, Mississippi. This deviation is needed to collect and analyze information on vehicle traffic congestion on SR 609 created when the drawbridge opens to vessel traffic. During this temporary deviation the drawbridge will not open to vessel traffic during specified times.
Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Regulation Project
Document Number: 2019-00870
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS), 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 information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The IRS is soliciting comments concerning Testimony or Production of Records in a Court or Other Proceeding.
Notice of Stay of Filing of Plat of Survey, Wyoming
Document Number: 2019-00868
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has placed a stay on the filing of a plat of survey of the following described land, pending consideration of the protest and/or appeal that was filed within 30 calendar days of publication in this Federal Register. A plat will not be officially filed until after disposition of protest and/or appeal.
Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 8905
Document Number: 2019-00867
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The Internal Revenue Service, 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 information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. Currently, the IRS is soliciting comments concerning Form 8905, Certification of Intent To Adopt a Pre-approved Plan.
U.S.-UK Trade Agreement: Advice on the Probable Economic Effect of Providing Duty-free Treatment for Currently Dutiable Imports
Document Number: 2019-00866
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission has cancelled the hearing scheduled for January 31, 2019 due to the lapse of appropriation between December 22, 2018 and January 25, 2019 and the inability to receive or accept requests to appear or prehearing briefs.
Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway Projects in Texas
Document Number: 2019-00865
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Department of Transportation
This notice announces actions taken by TxDOT and Federal agencies that are final. The environmental review, consultation, and other actions required by applicable Federal environmental laws for these projects are being, or have been, carried-out by TxDOT pursuant to a Memorandum of Understanding dated December 16, 2014, and executed by FHWA and TxDOT. The actions relate to various proposed highway projects in the State of Texas. These actions grant licenses, permits, and approvals for the projects.
Order Denying Export Privileges
Document Number: 2019-00864
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security