Regulatory Review Schedule, 35239-35240 [2021-13724]

Download as PDF 35239 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 125 / Friday, July 2, 2021 / Proposed Rules To ensure its rules and industry guides remain relevant and not unduly burdensome, the Commission reviews them on a tenyear schedule. Each year the Commission publishes its review schedule, with adjustments made in response to public input, changes in the marketplace, and resource demands. When the Commission reviews a rule or guide, it publishes a notice in the Federal Register seeking public comment on the continuing need for the rule or guide, as well as the rule’s or guide’s costs and benefits to consumers and businesses. Based on this feedback, the Commission may modify or repeal the rule or guide to address public concerns or changed conditions, or to reduce undue regulatory burden. The Commission posts information about its review schedule on its website 1 to facilitate comment. This website contains an updated review schedule, a list of rules and guides previously eliminated in the regulatory review process, and the Commission’s regulatory review plan. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION 16 CFR Chapter I Regulatory Review Schedule Federal Trade Commission. Notification of intent to request public comments. AGENCY: ACTION: As part of its ongoing, systematic review of all Federal Trade Commission rules and guides, the Commission announces a modified tenyear regulatory review schedule. No Commission determination on the need for, or the substance of, the rules and guides listed below should be inferred from this notification. DATES: July 2, 2021. ADDRESSES: Copies of this document are available on the Commission’s website, www.ftc.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Further details about particular rules or guides may be obtained from the contact person listed below for the rule or guide. For information about this document, please contact Jock Chung (202–326–2984), Federal Trade Commission, Bureau of Consumer Protection, Division of Enforcement, 600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20580. SUMMARY: Modified Ten-Year Schedule for Review of FTC Rules and Guides For 2021, the Commission intends to initiate a review of, and solicit public comments on, the following rule: Business Opportunity Rule, 16 CFR part 437. Agency Contact: Christine Todaro (202–326–3711), Attorney, Federal Trade Commission, Bureau of Consumer Protection, Division of Marketing Practices, 600 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20580. The Commission is currently reviewing 23 of the 62 rules and guides within its jurisdiction. During 2020 and 2021, it completed reviews of 16 CFR 315, Contact Lens Rule; and 16 CFR 317, Prohibition of Energy Market Manipulation Rule. The Commission has appended a copy of its modified regulatory review schedule, indicating initiation dates for reviews through 2031. The Commission, in its discretion, may modify or reorder the schedule in the future to incorporate new rules, or to respond to external factors (such as changes in the law) or other considerations. Authority: 15 U.S.C. 41–58. By direction of the Commission. April J. Tabor, Secretary. Appendix lotter on DSK11XQN23PROD with PROPOSALS1 REGULATORY REVIEW MODIFIED TEN-YEAR SCHEDULE 16 CFR part Topic Year to initiate review 24 ................ 255 .............. 308 .............. Guides for Select Leather and Imitation Leather Products ...................................................................... Guides Concerning Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising ........................................... Trade Regulation Rule Pursuant to the Telephone Disclosure and Dispute Resolution Act of 1992 [Pay Per Call Rule]. Telemarketing Sales Rule ......................................................................................................................... Children’s Online Privacy Protection Rule ................................................................................................ Privacy of Consumer Financial Information .............................................................................................. Standards for Safeguarding Customer Information .................................................................................. Health Breach Notification Rule ................................................................................................................ Care Labeling of Textile Wearing Apparel and Certain Piece Goods ..................................................... Power Output Claims for Amplifiers Utilized in Home Entertainment Products ....................................... Disclosure Requirements and Prohibitions Concerning Franchising ....................................................... Funeral Industry Practices ........................................................................................................................ Ophthalmic Practice Rules (Eyeglass Rule) ............................................................................................. Duties of Creditors Regarding Risk-Based Pricing .................................................................................. Duties of Users of Consumer Reports Regarding Address Discrepancies ............................................. Prescreen Opt-Out Notice ........................................................................................................................ Duties of Furnishers of Information to Consumer Reporting Agencies ................................................... Affiliate Marketing ..................................................................................................................................... Identity Theft [Red Flag] Rules ................................................................................................................. Model Forms and Disclosures .................................................................................................................. [Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act] Coverage Rules ........................................................... [Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act] Exemption Rules .......................................................... [Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act] Transmittal Rules ......................................................... Business Opportunity Rule ....................................................................................................................... Guides Against Deceptive Pricing ............................................................................................................ Guides Against Bait Advertising ............................................................................................................... Guide Concerning Use of the Word ‘‘Free’’ and Similar Representations ............................................... Guides for the Use of Environmental Marketing Claims .......................................................................... Guides for Private Vocational and Distance Education Schools ............................................................. Labeling Requirements for Alternative Fuels and Alternative Fueled Vehicles ....................................... Currently Under Review. Currently Under Review. 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Rules and Regulations under Fur Products Labeling Act ........................................................................ Rules and Regulations under the Textile Fiber Products Identification Act ............................................. Use of Prenotification Negative Option Plans .......................................................................................... Mail, Internet, or Telephone Order Merchandise ..................................................................................... Retail Food Store Advertising and Marketing Practices [Unavailability Rule] .......................................... Guides for the Advertising of Warranties and Guarantees ...................................................................... Automotive Fuel Ratings, Certification and Posting ................................................................................. Energy Labeling Rule ............................................................................................................................... Credit Practices ......................................................................................................................................... Regulations under Section 4 of the Fair Packaging and Labeling Act .................................................... Exemptions from Requirements and Prohibitions under Part 500 ........................................................... Regulations under Section 5(c) of the Fair Packaging and Labeling Act ................................................ Statements of General Policy or Interpretation [under the Fair Packaging and Labeling Act] ................ Interpretations of Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act ..................................................................................... Disclosure of Written Consumer Product Warranty Terms and Conditions ............................................. Pre-Sale Availability of Written Warranty Terms ...................................................................................... Informal Dispute Settlement Procedures .................................................................................................. Rules and Regulations under the Hobby Protection Act .......................................................................... Used Motor Vehicle Trade Regulation Rule ............................................................................................. Guide Concerning Fuel Economy Advertising for New Automobiles ....................................................... Disposal of Consumer Report Information and Records ......................................................................... Guides for the Jewelry, Precious Metals, and Pewter Industries ............................................................ Test Procedures and Labeling Standards for Recycled Oil ..................................................................... Labeling and Advertising of Home Insulation ........................................................................................... CAN–SPAM Rule ...................................................................................................................................... Preservation of Consumers’ Claims and Defenses [Holder in Due Course Rule] ................................... Contact Lens Rule .................................................................................................................................... Prohibition of Energy Market Manipulation Rule ...................................................................................... 300 .............. 301 .............. 303 .............. 425 .............. 435 .............. 424 .............. 239 .............. 306 .............. 305 .............. 444 .............. 500 .............. 501 .............. 502 .............. 503 .............. 700 .............. 701 .............. 702 .............. 703 .............. 304 .............. 455 .............. 259 .............. 682 .............. 23 ................ 311 .............. 460 .............. 316 .............. 433 .............. 315 .............. 317 .............. AGENCY: areas during the events unless authorized by the Captain of the Port San Diego or a designated representative. We invite your comments on this proposed rulemaking. DATES: Comments and related material must be received by the Coast Guard on or before August 2, 2021. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments identified by docket number USCG– 2021–0426 using the Federal eRulemaking Portal at https:// www.regulations.gov. See the ‘‘Public Participation and Request for Comments’’ portion of the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section for further instructions on submitting comments. ACTION: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: [FR Doc. 2021–13724 Filed 7–1–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6750–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Coast Guard 33 CFR Part 100 [Docket Number USCG–2021–0426] RIN 1625–AA00 Special Local Regulation; Swim for Special Operations Forces; San Diego Bay, San Diego, CA Coast Guard, DHS. Notice of proposed rulemaking. The Coast Guard is proposing to amend its special local regulations for recurring marine parades, regattas, and other events in Southern California Annual Marine Events for the San Diego Captain of the Port Zone. This proposed rule would add one new recurring special local regulation. This action is necessary to provide for the safety of life on the navigable waters during the event. This proposed rulemaking would restrict vessel traffic in the designated SUMMARY: lotter on DSK11XQN23PROD with PROPOSALS1 Year to initiate review VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:50 Jul 01, 2021 Jkt 253001 If you have questions about this proposed rulemaking, call or email Lieutenant Commander John Santorum, Waterways Management, U.S. Coast Guard; telephone 619–278–7656, email MarineEventsSD@uscg.mil. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Table of Abbreviations CFR Code of Federal Regulations DHS Department of Homeland Security FR Federal Register NPRM Notice of proposed rulemaking PO 00000 Frm 00008 Fmt 4702 Sfmt 4702 2023. 2024. 2024. 2024. 2024. 2024. 2024. 2024. 2024. 2025. 2025. 2025. 2025. 2025. 2025. 2025. 2025. 2025. 2025. 2025. 2025. 2026. 2026. 2027. 2027. 2028. 2028. 2028. 2029. 2029. 2030. 2031. § Section U.S.C. United States Code II. Background, Purpose, and Legal Basis The Coast Guard proposes to amend 33 CFR 100.1101 by adding a new reoccurring marine event to the Table 1 of Section § 100.1101 for a swim race in San Diego Bay, CA. The Honor Foundation notified the Coast Guard that it will be hosting the Honor Foundation Swim for Special Operations Forces (SOF) annually on a Saturday during the month of September. The regulated area would cover all navigable waters of the San Diego Bay, beginning at Glorietta Bay, continuing to Tidelands Park before proceeding north along the Coronado shoreline, crossing the federal navigable channel at Bayview Park, and finishing at the USS MIDWAY Museum. The proposed annually reoccurring special local regulation is necessary to provide for the safety of life on navigable waters during the event. Based on the nature of this marine event, the large number of participants, and event location, the COTP has determined that the event listed in this proposed rule could pose a risk to participants or waterways users if the E:\FR\FM\02JYP1.SGM 02JYP1

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[Federal Register Volume 86, Number 125 (Friday, July 2, 2021)]
[Proposed Rules]
[Pages 35239-35240]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2021-13724]



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FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION

16 CFR Chapter I


Regulatory Review Schedule

AGENCY: Federal Trade Commission.

ACTION: Notification of intent to request public comments.

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SUMMARY: As part of its ongoing, systematic review of all Federal Trade 
Commission rules and guides, the Commission announces a modified ten-
year regulatory review schedule. No Commission determination on the 
need for, or the substance of, the rules and guides listed below should 
be inferred from this notification.

DATES: July 2, 2021.

ADDRESSES: Copies of this document are available on the Commission's 
website, www.ftc.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Further details about particular rules 
or guides may be obtained from the contact person listed below for the 
rule or guide. For information about this document, please contact Jock 
Chung (202-326-2984), Federal Trade Commission, Bureau of Consumer 
Protection, Division of Enforcement, 600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, 
Washington, DC 20580.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: To ensure its rules and industry guides 
remain relevant and not unduly burdensome, the Commission reviews them 
on a ten-year schedule. Each year the Commission publishes its review 
schedule, with adjustments made in response to public input, changes in 
the marketplace, and resource demands.
    When the Commission reviews a rule or guide, it publishes a notice 
in the Federal Register seeking public comment on the continuing need 
for the rule or guide, as well as the rule's or guide's costs and 
benefits to consumers and businesses. Based on this feedback, the 
Commission may modify or repeal the rule or guide to address public 
concerns or changed conditions, or to reduce undue regulatory burden.
    The Commission posts information about its review schedule on its 
website \1\ to facilitate comment. This website contains an updated 
review schedule, a list of rules and guides previously eliminated in 
the regulatory review process, and the Commission's regulatory review 
plan.
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    \1\ https://www.ftc.gov/enforcement/rules/retrospective-review-ftc-rules-guides.
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Modified Ten-Year Schedule for Review of FTC Rules and Guides

    For 2021, the Commission intends to initiate a review of, and 
solicit public comments on, the following rule:
    Business Opportunity Rule, 16 CFR part 437. Agency Contact: 
Christine Todaro (202-326-3711), Attorney, Federal Trade Commission, 
Bureau of Consumer Protection, Division of Marketing Practices, 600 
Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20580.
    The Commission is currently reviewing 23 of the 62 rules and guides 
within its jurisdiction. During 2020 and 2021, it completed reviews of 
16 CFR 315, Contact Lens Rule; and 16 CFR 317, Prohibition of Energy 
Market Manipulation Rule. The Commission has appended a copy of its 
modified regulatory review schedule, indicating initiation dates for 
reviews through 2031. The Commission, in its discretion, may modify or 
reorder the schedule in the future to incorporate new rules, or to 
respond to external factors (such as changes in the law) or other 
considerations.

    Authority: 15 U.S.C. 41-58.

    By direction of the Commission.
April J. Tabor,
Secretary.

Appendix

                                  Regulatory Review Modified Ten-Year Schedule
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             16 CFR part                                     Topic                       Year to initiate review
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24...................................  Guides for Select Leather and Imitation Leather   Currently Under Review.
                                        Products.
255..................................  Guides Concerning Use of Endorsements and         Currently Under Review.
                                        Testimonials in Advertising.
308..................................  Trade Regulation Rule Pursuant to the Telephone   Currently Under Review.
                                        Disclosure and Dispute Resolution Act of 1992
                                        [Pay Per Call Rule].
310..................................  Telemarketing Sales Rule........................  Currently Under Review.
312..................................  Children's Online Privacy Protection Rule.......  Currently Under Review.
313..................................  Privacy of Consumer Financial Information.......  Currently Under Review.
314..................................  Standards for Safeguarding Customer Information.  Currently Under Review.
318..................................  Health Breach Notification Rule.................  Currently Under Review.
423..................................  Care Labeling of Textile Wearing Apparel and      Currently Under Review.
                                        Certain Piece Goods.
432..................................  Power Output Claims for Amplifiers Utilized in    Currently Under Review.
                                        Home Entertainment Products.
436..................................  Disclosure Requirements and Prohibitions          Currently Under Review.
                                        Concerning Franchising.
453..................................  Funeral Industry Practices......................  Currently Under Review.
456..................................  Ophthalmic Practice Rules (Eyeglass Rule).......  Currently Under Review.
640..................................  Duties of Creditors Regarding Risk[dash]Based     Currently Under Review.
                                        Pricing.
641..................................  Duties of Users of Consumer Reports Regarding     Currently Under Review.
                                        Address Discrepancies.
642..................................  Prescreen Opt-Out Notice........................  Currently Under Review.
660..................................  Duties of Furnishers of Information to Consumer   Currently Under Review.
                                        Reporting Agencies.
680..................................  Affiliate Marketing.............................  Currently Under Review.
681..................................  Identity Theft [Red Flag] Rules.................  Currently Under Review.
698..................................  Model Forms and Disclosures.....................  Currently Under Review.
801..................................  [Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act]    Currently Under Review.
                                        Coverage Rules.
802..................................  [Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act]    Currently Under Review.
                                        Exemption Rules.
803..................................  [Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act]    Currently Under Review.
                                        Transmittal Rules.
437..................................  Business Opportunity Rule.......................  2021.
233..................................  Guides Against Deceptive Pricing................  2022.
238..................................  Guides Against Bait Advertising.................  2022.
251..................................  Guide Concerning Use of the Word ``Free'' and     2022.
                                        Similar Representations.
260..................................  Guides for the Use of Environmental Marketing     2022.
                                        Claims.
254..................................  Guides for Private Vocational and Distance        2023.
                                        Education Schools.
309..................................  Labeling Requirements for Alternative Fuels and   2023.
                                        Alternative Fueled Vehicles.

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429..................................  Rule Concerning Cooling-Off Period for Sales      2023.
                                        Made at Homes or at Certain Other Locations.
20...................................  Guides for the Rebuilt, Reconditioned, and Other  2024.
                                        Used Automobile Parts Industry.
240..................................  Guides for Advertising Allowances and Other       2024.
                                        Merchandising Payments and Services [Fred Meyer
                                        Guides].
300..................................  Rules and Regulations under the Wool Products     2024.
                                        Labeling Act of 1939.
301..................................  Rules and Regulations under Fur Products          2024.
                                        Labeling Act.
303..................................  Rules and Regulations under the Textile Fiber     2024.
                                        Products Identification Act.
425..................................  Use of Prenotification Negative Option Plans....  2024.
435..................................  Mail, Internet, or Telephone Order Merchandise..  2024.
424..................................  Retail Food Store Advertising and Marketing       2024.
                                        Practices [Unavailability Rule].
239..................................  Guides for the Advertising of Warranties and      2025.
                                        Guarantees.
306..................................  Automotive Fuel Ratings, Certification and        2025.
                                        Posting.
305..................................  Energy Labeling Rule............................  2025.
444..................................  Credit Practices................................  2025.
500..................................  Regulations under Section 4 of the Fair           2025.
                                        Packaging and Labeling Act.
501..................................  Exemptions from Requirements and Prohibitions     2025.
                                        under Part 500.
502..................................  Regulations under Section 5(c) of the Fair        2025.
                                        Packaging and Labeling Act.
503..................................  Statements of General Policy or Interpretation    2025.
                                        [under the Fair Packaging and Labeling Act].
700..................................  Interpretations of Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act...  2025.
701..................................  Disclosure of Written Consumer Product Warranty   2025.
                                        Terms and Conditions.
702..................................  Pre-Sale Availability of Written Warranty Terms.  2025.
703..................................  Informal Dispute Settlement Procedures..........  2025.
304..................................  Rules and Regulations under the Hobby Protection  2026.
                                        Act.
455..................................  Used Motor Vehicle Trade Regulation Rule........  2026.
259..................................  Guide Concerning Fuel Economy Advertising for     2027.
                                        New Automobiles.
682..................................  Disposal of Consumer Report Information and       2027.
                                        Records.
23...................................  Guides for the Jewelry, Precious Metals, and      2028.
                                        Pewter Industries.
311..................................  Test Procedures and Labeling Standards for        2028.
                                        Recycled Oil.
460..................................  Labeling and Advertising of Home Insulation.....  2028.
316..................................  CAN-SPAM Rule...................................  2029.
433..................................  Preservation of Consumers' Claims and Defenses    2029.
                                        [Holder in Due Course Rule].
315..................................  Contact Lens Rule...............................  2030.
317..................................  Prohibition of Energy Market Manipulation Rule..  2031.
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