June 14, 2019 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Reader Aids
Document Number: FR-2019-06-14-ReaderAids
Type: Reader Aids
Date: 2019-06-14
Modernizing the Regulatory Framework for Agricultural Biotechnology Products
Document Number: 2019-12802
Type: Executive Order
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Executive Office of the President
Sunshine Act Meeting; Cancellation
Document Number: 2019-12775
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Providing Regulatory Flexibility for Retailers in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program; Reopening of Comment Period
Document Number: 2019-12630
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Food and Nutrition Service
The Food and Nutrition Service (FNS, or the Agency) proposed to make changes to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) regulations pertaining to the eligibility of certain SNAP retail food stores in a document published on April 5, 2019. FNS inadvertently excluded from publication two supporting documents to the proposed rule, the Regulatory Impact Analysis and the Regulatory Flexibility Analysis. These have now been published as part of the docket for the proposed rule. The agency is extending the comment period to provide the public an opportunity to review and provide comment on these documents as part of the rulemaking record. This document reopens the comment period until June 20, 2019.
Notice of Availability of the Final Environmental Impact Statement for the Black Rock City LLC's Burning Man Special Recreation Permit Renewal in Pershing County, Nevada
Document Number: 2019-12629
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
In compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, as amended (NEPA), and the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, as amended, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Black Rock Field Office, Winnemucca, Nevada has prepared a Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) and by this notice is announcing its availability. The BLM is the lead agency in development of the Final EIS and will be evaluating Black Rock City LLC's (BRC) request for a 10-year Special Recreation Permit (SRP) for the Burning Man Event in Pershing County, Nevada.
Notice of Availability of the Final Environmental Impact Statement for the Rossi Mine Expansion Project, Elko County, NV
Document Number: 2019-12628
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA), as amended, and the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, as amended, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has prepared a Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Rossi Mine Expansion Project and by this notice is announcing its availability.
Notice of Intent To Prepare Environmental Impact Statements; Withdrawal
Document Number: 2019-12627
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Fish and Wildlife Service, Department of the Interior
We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, are issuing this Federal Register notice to advise Federal, State, and local government agencies and the public that we are withdrawing 12 notices of intent to prepare draft environmental impact statements. These projects have been cancelled or no longer include Federal actions requiring analysis per the National Environmental Policy Act.
Airworthiness Criteria: Glider Design Criteria for Alexander Schleicher GmbH & Co. Segelflugzeugbau Model ASK 21 B Glider
Document Number: 2019-12626
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
These airworthiness design criteria are issued to Alexander Schleicher GmbH & Co. Segelflugzeugbau for the Model ASK 21 B glider. The administrator finds the design criteria, which make up the certification basis for the Model ASK 21 B glider, acceptable.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Production Estimate
Document Number: 2019-12624
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Geological Survey, Department of the Interior
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, we, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) are proposing to renew an information collection.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Cargo Container and Road Vehicle for Transport Under Customs Seal
Document Number: 2019-12620
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs and Border Protection
The Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs and Border Protection will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA). The information collection is published in the Federal Register to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies.
Atlanta BeltLine, Inc.-Acquisition Exemption-Norfolk Southern Railway Co.
Document Number: 2019-12619
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Hydrofluorocarbon Blends From the People's Republic of China: Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review and Final Rescission, in Part; 2017-2018
Document Number: 2019-12618
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On October 4, 2018, the Department of Commerce (Commerce) initiated an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on hydrofluorocarbon blends (HFCs) from the People's Republic of China (China) for 13 companies. Based on timely withdrawal of requests for review, we are now rescinding this administrative review with respect to 12 of these companies.
Notice of Public Meeting of the Indiana Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights
Document Number: 2019-12617
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
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 Indiana Advisory Committee (Committee) will hold a meeting on Friday June 21, 2019, from 3-4 p.m. EDT for the purpose of discussing civil rights in the state.
Certain Activated Carbon From the People's Republic of China: Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review and Preliminary Determination of No Shipments; 2017-2018
Document Number: 2019-12616
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (Commerce) preliminarily determines that Carbon Activated Tianjin Co., Ltd. (Carbon Activated) and Datong Juqiang Activated Carbon Co., Ltd. (Datong Juqiang), exporters of certain activated carbon from the People's Republic of China (China), sold subject merchandise in the United States at less than fair value during the period of review (POR) April 1, 2017 through March 31, 2018. Interested parties are invited to comment on these preliminary results.
Notice of Determinations; Culturally Significant Object Imported for Exhibition-Determinations: “Homer at the Beach” Exhibition
Document Number: 2019-12615
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Department of State
Notice is hereby given of the following determinations: I hereby determine that a certain object to be included in the exhibition ``Homer at the Beach,'' imported from abroad for temporary exhibition within the United States, is of cultural significance. The object is imported pursuant to a loan agreement with the foreign owner or custodian. I also determine that the exhibition or display of the exhibit object at the Cape Ann Museum, Gloucester, Massachusetts, from on or about August 2, 2019, until on or about December 1, 2019, and at possible additional exhibitions or venues yet to be determined, is in the national interest. I have ordered that Public Notice of these determinations be published in the Federal Register.
Procurement List; Additions and Deletions
Document Number: 2019-12614
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Committee for Purchase From People Who Are Blind or Severely Disabled, Agencies and Commissions
This action adds products to the Procurement List that will be furnished by nonprofit agencies employing persons who are blind or have other severe disabilities, and deletes services from the Procurement List previously furnished by such agencies.
Notice of Public Meeting of the Indiana Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights
Document Number: 2019-12613
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
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 Indiana Advisory Committee (Committee) will hold a meeting on Monday July 22, 2019, from 3-4 p.m. EDT for the purpose of discussing civil rights in the state.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Protest
Document Number: 2019-12612
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs and Border Protection
The Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs and Border Protection will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA).
University of Connecticut; Notice of Decision on Application for Duty-Free Entry of Scientific Instruments
Document Number: 2019-12610
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Certain Corrosion-Resistant Steel Products From the Republic of Korea: Opening of Scope Segment and Opportunity to Comment
Document Number: 2019-12609
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (Commerce) received information from U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) relating to the antidumping duty (AD) and countervailing duty (CVD) orders on certain corrosion resistant steel products from the Republic of Korea (Korea). Commerce is providing notice that it is opening a scope segment in the proceeding in order to place this information on the record of the case and provide an opportunity for interested parties to comment.
Certain Crystalline Silicon Photovoltaic Products From the People's Republic of China: Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2017-2018
Document Number: 2019-12608
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On March 6, 2019, the Department of Commerce (Commerce) published its Preliminary Results for the February 1, 2017, through January 31, 2018, administrative review of the antidumping duty order on Certain Crystalline Silicon Photovoltaic Products (solar products) from the People's Republic of China (China). Although invited to do so, interested parties did not comment on our Preliminary Results. We have adopted the Preliminary Results as the final results.
Polyethylene Retail Carrier Bags From the People's Republic of China: Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review and Rescission of Review in Part; 2017-2018
Document Number: 2019-12607
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (Commerce) preliminarily determines that High Den Enterprises Ltd. (High Den) is not eligible for a separate rate and is a part of the China-wide entity. Interested parties are invited to comment on these preliminary results.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2019-12606
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Department of Health and Human Services
This notice announces the intention of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) to request that the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approve the proposed information collection project ``Systematic Review Data Repository.'' In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act, AHRQ invites the public to comment on this proposed information collection.
Welded Line Pipe From the Republic of Korea: Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review and Final Determination of No Shipments; 2016-2017
Document Number: 2019-12605
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (Commerce) finds that producers or exporters of welded line pipe from the Republic of Korea sold welded line pipe at less than normal value during the period of review (POR), December 1, 2016, through November 30, 2017.
Presidential Declaration of a Major Disaster for Public Assistance Only for the State of South Dakota
Document Number: 2019-12603
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Small Business Administration, Agencies and Commissions
This is a Notice of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for Public Assistance Only for the State of South Dakota (FEMA-4440-DR), dated 06/07/2019. Incident: Severe Winter Storm, Snowstorm, and Flooding. Incident Period: 03/13/2019 through 04/26/2019.
Presidential Declaration of a Major Disaster for the State of Arkansas
Document Number: 2019-12602
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Small Business Administration, Agencies and Commissions
This is a Notice of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the State of Arkansas (FEMA-4441-DR), dated 06/08/2019. Incident: Severe Storms and Flooding. Incident Period: 05/21/2019 and continuing.
Presidential Declaration of a Major Disaster for the State of South Dakota
Document Number: 2019-12601
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Small Business Administration, Agencies and Commissions
This is a Notice of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the State of South Dakota (FEMA-4440-DR), dated 06/07/ 2019. Incident: Severe Winter Storm, Snowstorm, and Flooding. Incident Period: 03/13/2019 through 04/26/2019.
Presidential Declaration Amendment of a Major Disaster for the State of Oklahoma
Document Number: 2019-12600
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Small Business Administration, Agencies and Commissions
This is an amendment of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the State of Oklahoma (FEMA-4438-DR), dated 06/01/ 2019. Incident: Severe Storms, Straight-line Winds, Tornadoes, and Flooding. Incident Period: 05/07/2019 and continuing.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request; Transition and Postsecondary Programs for Students With Intellectual Disabilities (TPSID) Evaluation Protocol
Document Number: 2019-12599
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing a revision of an existing information collection.
Safety Zones; Annual Events in the Captain of the Port Detroit Zone
Document Number: 2019-12598
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard will enforce various safety zones for annual marine events in the Captain of the Port Detroit zone. Enforcement of these zones is necessary and intended to ensure safety of life on the navigable waters immediately prior to, during, and immediately after these fireworks events. During the aforementioned period, the Coast Guard will enforce restrictions upon, and control movement of, vessels in a specified area immediately prior to, during, and immediately after fireworks events. During each enforcement period, no person or vessel may enter the respective safety zone without permission of the Captain of the Port or his designated representative.
Procurement List; Proposed Additions and Deletions
Document Number: 2019-12596
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Committee for Purchase From People Who Are Blind or Severely Disabled, Agencies and Commissions
The Committee is proposing to add products and a service to the Procurement List that will be furnished by nonprofit agencies employing persons who are blind or have other severe disabilities, and deletes services previously furnished by such agencies.
Environmental Impact Statements; Notice of Availability
Document Number: 2019-12595
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
Updated TR-12 Fuel Related Rate Adjustment Policy
Document Number: 2019-12594
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Army
The Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command (SDDC) has published an updated TR-12 Fuel Relate Rate Adjustment Policy. This version of Policy No. TR-12 supersedes all previous versions of TR-12, except to the extent that a previous version is explicitly referenced as the basis for payment in an agreement with SDDC. This policy reflects the new Defense Freight Transportation services (DFTS) contract. A summary of changes is listed under SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION.
Regattas and Marine Parades; Great Lakes Annual Marine Events
Document Number: 2019-12593
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard will enforce various special local regulations for annual regattas and marine parades in the Captain of the Port Detroit zone. Enforcement of these regulations is necessary and intended to ensure safety of life on the navigable waters immediately prior to, during, and after these regattas or marine parades. During the aforementioned period, the Coast Guard will enforce restrictions upon, and control movement of, vessels in a specified area immediately prior to, during, and after regattas or marine parades.
Solicitation of Nominations for Membership To Serve on the National Advisory Council on Migrant Health
Document Number: 2019-12592
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration
HRSA is seeking nominations of qualified candidates to be considered for appointment as members of the National Advisory Council on Migrant Health (NACMH/Council). The NACMH consults with and makes recommendations to the HHS Secretary concerning the organization, operation, selection, and funding of migrant health centers (MHC) and other entities, under grants and contracts under the Public Health Service (PHS) Act. HRSA is seeking nominations to fill up to five positions on the NACMH with individuals served by nominating health centers.
Notice of Inventory Completion: U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service, Effigy Mounds National Monument, Harpers Ferry, IA
Document Number: 2019-12590
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service
The U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service, Effigy Mounds National Monument has completed an inventory of human remains and associated funerary objects, in consultation with the appropriate Indian Tribes or Native Hawaiian organizations, and has determined that there is a cultural affiliation between the human remains and associated funerary objects and present-day Indian Tribes or Native Hawaiian organizations. Lineal descendants or representatives of any Indian Tribe or Native Hawaiian organization not identified in this notice that wish to request transfer of control of these human remains and associated funerary objects should submit a written request to Effigy Mounds National Monument. If no additional requestors come forward, transfer of control of the human remains and associated funerary objects to the lineal descendants, Indian Tribes, or Native Hawaiian organizations stated in this notice may proceed.
Generalized System of Preferences (GSP): Notice Regarding the 2019 GSP Annual Product Review
Document Number: 2019-12589
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Office of the United States Trade Representative
The Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) has accepted petitions submitted in connection with the 2019 GSP Annual Product Review for further review. This notice includes the schedule for submission of public comments and the date of a public hearing to review these petitions and products by the GSP Subcommittee of the Trade Policy Staff Committee (TPSC).
Kansas & Oklahoma Railroad, LLC-Operation Exemption-Colorado Pacific Railroad, LLC
Document Number: 2019-12588
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
60-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Supplemental Questionnaire To Determine Entitlement for a U.S. Passport
Document Number: 2019-12587
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Department of State
The Department of State has submitted the information collection described below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval. In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, we are requesting comments on this collection from all interested individuals and organizations. The purpose of this Notice is to allow 60 days for public comment.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Comment Request
Document Number: 2019-12586
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
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 reinstate without change a previously approved information collection titled, ``Generic Information Collection Plan to Conduct Cognitive and Pilot Testing of Research Methods, Instruments, and Forms.''
Agency Information Collection Activities: Comment Request
Document Number: 2019-12585
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
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 reinstate with change a previously approved information collection, titled, ``Generic Information Collection Plan for the Development and Testing of Disclosures and Related Materials.''
Information Collection Being Reviewed by the Federal Communications Commission
Document Number: 2019-12583
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
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 of 1995 (PRA), the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on the following information collections. 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 FCC 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.
Combined Notice of Filings #1
Document Number: 2019-12582
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Notice of Funding Opportunity for America's Marine Highway Projects
Document Number: 2019-12580
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Maritime Administration, Department of Transportation
The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2019, appropriated $7,000,000 to the Short Sea Transportation Program, commonly referred to as the America's Marine Highway Program (AMHP). The purpose of the appropriation is to make grants available to previously designated Marine Highway Projects that support the development and expansion of documented vessels, or port and landside infrastructure. This Notice announces the availability of funding for grants and establishes selection criteria and application requirements. The U.S. Department of Transportation (Department) will award Marine Highway Grants to implement projects or components of projects previously designated by the Secretary of Transportation (Secretary) under AMHP. Only Marine Highway Projects the Secretary designated before the Notice of Funding Opportunity closing date are eligible for funding as described in this Notice.
Surface Transportation Security Advisory Committee (STSAC) Meeting
Document Number: 2019-12579
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, Transportation Security Administration
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) will hold a meeting of the Surface Transportation Security Advisory Committee (STSAC) to discuss issues listed in the Meeting Agenda section below. This meeting will be open to the public as stated in the Summary section below.
Proposed Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request
Document Number: 2019-12574
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation
Under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA) and its implementing regulations, FRA seeks approval of the Information Collection Requests (ICRs) abstracted below. Before submitting these ICRs to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval, FRA is soliciting public comment on specific aspects of the activities identified below.
Proposed Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request
Document Number: 2019-12572
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation
Under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA) and its implementing regulations, FRA seeks approval of the Information Collection Request (ICR) abstracted below. Before submitting this ICR to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval, FRA is soliciting public comment on specific aspects of the activities identified below.