Notice Pursuant to the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993-ASTM International Standards, 18327 [2021-07228]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 66 / Thursday, April 8, 2021 / Notices notice was published in the Federal Register pursuant to Section 6(b) of the Act on February 12, 2021 (86 FR 9375). Suzanne Morris, Chief, Premerger and Division Statistics, Antitrust Division. Whistleblower Stakeholder Meeting Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), Labor. ACTION: Notice of public meeting. AGENCY: BILLING CODE P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Notice Pursuant to the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993—ASTM International Standards Notice is hereby given that on February 22, 2021 pursuant to Section 6(a) of the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993, 15 U.S.C. 4301 et seq. (‘‘the Act’’), ASTM International (‘‘ASTM’’) has filed written notifications simultaneously with the Attorney General and the Federal Trade Commission disclosing additions or changes to its standards development activities. The notifications were filed for the purpose of extending the Act’s provisions limiting the recovery of antitrust plaintiffs to actual damages under specified circumstances. Specifically, ASTM has provided an updated list of current, ongoing ASTM activities originating between December 14, 2020 and February 17, 2021 designated as Work Items. A complete listing of ASTM Work Items, along with a brief description of each, is available at http://www.astm.org. On September 15, 2004, ASTM filed its original notification pursuant to Section 6(a) of the Act. The Department of Justice published a notice in the Federal Register pursuant to Section 6(b) of the Act on November 10, 2004 (69 FR 65226). The last notification with the Department was filed on December 14, 2020. A notice was filed in the Federal Register on January 8, 2021 (86 FR 1526). Suzanne Morris, Chief, Premerger and Division Statistics, Antitrust Division. [FR Doc. 2021–07228 Filed 4–7–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–11–P 16:53 Apr 07, 2021 Jkt 253001 The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is announcing a public meeting to solicit comments and suggestions from stakeholders on issues facing the agency in the administration of the whistleblower laws it enforces. DATES: The public meeting will be held on May 19, 2021, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., ET via telephone. Persons interested in attending the meeting must register by May 12, 2021. In addition, comments relating to the ‘‘Scope of Meeting’’ section of this document must be submitted in written or electronic form by May 12, 2021. ADDRESSES: Electronically: You may submit materials, including attachments, electronically at http:// www.regulations.gov, which is the Federal eRulemaking portal. Follow the on-line instructions for submissions. All comments should be identified with Docket No. OSHA–2018–0005. Mail, hand delivery, express mail, messenger, or courier service: When using this method, you must submit a copy of your comments and attachments to the OSHA Docket Office, OSHA Docket No. OSHA–2018–0005, Occupational Safety and Health Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, Room N–3653, 200 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20210. Please note: While OSHA’s Docket Office is continuing to accept and process submissions by regular mail, due to the COVID–19 pandemic, the Docket Office is closed to the public and not able to receive submissions to the docket by hand, express mail, messenger, and courier service. Registration to Attend and/or to Participate in the Telephonic Meeting: If you wish to attend the public meeting, make an oral presentation at the meeting, or participate in the meeting, you must register using this link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ whistleblower-stakeholder-meetingtickets-146767279885 by close of business on May 12, 2021. Actual times provided for presentation will depend on the number of requests, but no more than 10 minutes per participant will be SUMMARY: Antitrust Division khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES Occupational Safety and Health Administration [Docket No. OSHA–2018–0005] [FR Doc. 2021–07232 Filed 4–7–21; 8:45 am] VerDate Sep<11>2014 DEPARTMENT OF LABOR PO 00000 Frm 00084 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 18327 allowed. There is no fee to register for the public meeting. After reviewing the requests to present, OSHA will contact each participant prior to the meeting to inform them of the speaking order. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For press inquiries: Mr. Frank Meilinger, Director, OSHA Office of Communications, U.S. Department of Labor; telephone: (202) 693–1999; email: meilinger.francis2@dol.gov. For general information: Mr. Anthony Rosa, Deputy Director, OSHA Directorate of Whistleblower Protection Programs, U.S. Department of Labor; telephone: (202) 693–2199; email: osha.dwpp@dol.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: A. Scope of Meeting OSHA is interested in obtaining information from the public on key issues facing the agency’s whistleblower program. This meeting is the seventh in a series of meetings requesting public input on this program. The agency is seeking suggestions on how it can improve the program. Please note that the agency does not have the authority to change the statutory language and requirements of the laws it enforces. In particular, the agency invites input on the following: 1. How can OSHA deliver better whistleblower customer service? 2. What kind of assistance can OSHA provide to help explain the agency’s whistleblower laws to employees and employers? 3. What can OSHA do to ensure that workers are protected from retaliation for raising concerns related to the pandemic? B. Request for Comments Regardless of attendance at the public meeting, interested persons may submit written or electronic comments (see ADDRESSES above). Submit a single copy of electronic comments or two paper copies of any mailed comments. To permit time for interested persons to submit data, information, or views on the issues in the ‘‘Scope of Meeting’’ section of this notice, please submit comments by May 12, 2021, and include Docket No. OSHA–2018–0005. C. Access to the Public Record Electronic copies of this Federal Register notice are available at: http:// www.regulations.gov. This notice, as well as news releases and other relevant information, also is available on the Directorate of Whistleblower Protection Programs’ web page at: http:// www.whistleblowers.gov. E:\FR\FM\08APN1.SGM 08APN1

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[Federal Register Volume 86, Number 66 (Thursday, April 8, 2021)]
[Notices]
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DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Antitrust Division


Notice Pursuant to the National Cooperative Research and 
Production Act of 1993--ASTM International Standards

    Notice is hereby given that on February 22, 2021 pursuant to 
Section 6(a) of the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 
1993, 15 U.S.C. 4301 et seq. (``the Act''), ASTM International 
(``ASTM'') has filed written notifications simultaneously with the 
Attorney General and the Federal Trade Commission disclosing additions 
or changes to its standards development activities.
    The notifications were filed for the purpose of extending the Act's 
provisions limiting the recovery of antitrust plaintiffs to actual 
damages under specified circumstances. Specifically, ASTM has provided 
an updated list of current, ongoing ASTM activities originating between 
December 14, 2020 and February 17, 2021 designated as Work Items. A 
complete listing of ASTM Work Items, along with a brief description of 
each, is available at http://www.astm.org.
    On September 15, 2004, ASTM filed its original notification 
pursuant to Section 6(a) of the Act. The Department of Justice 
published a notice in the Federal Register pursuant to Section 6(b) of 
the Act on November 10, 2004 (69 FR 65226). The last notification with 
the Department was filed on December 14, 2020. A notice was filed in 
the Federal Register on January 8, 2021 (86 FR 1526).

Suzanne Morris,
Chief, Premerger and Division Statistics, Antitrust Division.
[FR Doc. 2021-07228 Filed 4-7-21; 8:45 am]
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