Agencies and Commissions – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Results 1 - 50 of 99,373
Sunshine Act Meeting; Cancellation
Document Number: 2019-12775
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
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.
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.
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.
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.
Information Collection; Right of First Refusal of Employment
Document Number: 2019-12570
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Department of Defense, General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 and the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) regulations, the FAR Council invites the public to comment upon a renewal concerning right of first refusal employment.
Amendment to Single Issuer Exemption for Broker-Dealers
Document Number: 2019-12563
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is adopting an amendment to an exemptive provision in the broker-dealer annual reporting rule under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (``Exchange Act''). The exemption provides that a broker-dealer is not required to engage an independent public accountant to certify the broker-dealer's annual reports filed with the Commission if, among other things, the securities business of the broker-dealer has been limited to acting as broker (agent) for a single issuer in soliciting subscriptions for securities of that issuer.
Pre-Earthquake Planning, Shutdown, and Restart of a Nuclear Power Plant Following an Earthquake
Document Number: 2019-12556
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is issuing for public comment draft regulatory guide (DG), DG-1337, ``Pre-Earthquake Planning, Shutdown and Restart of a Nuclear Power Plant Following an Earthquake.'' This proposed guide is a merger of two closely related guides, namely, regulatory guide (RG) 1.166, ``Pre-Earthquake Planning and Immediate Nuclear Power Operator Postearthquake Actions'' and RG 1.167 ``Restart of a Nuclear Power Plant Shutdown by a Seismic Event.'' Upon completion of the merger of the two guides, RG 1.167 will be withdrawn. DG-1337 incorporates lessons learned following shutdown and restart of nuclear power plants due to earthquake ground motion and post-earthquake evaluations since issuance of the two RGs in 1997.
Notice of Termination of Receivership
Document Number: 2019-12553
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act; Compliance Form
Document Number: 2019-12550
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Consumer Product Safety Commission, Agencies and Commissions
As required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) requests comments on a proposed extension of approval of a collection of information regarding a form used to verify whether pools and spas are in compliance with the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act. The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) previously approved the collection of information under OMB Control No. 3041-0142. CPSC will consider all comments received in response to this notice before requesting an extension of approval of this collection of information from OMB.
Certain Microfluidic Devices; Notice of Request for Supplemental Submissions From the Parties and Interested Members of the Public and Interested Government Agencies; Extension of Target Date
Document Number: 2019-12549
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission (the ``Commission'') is requesting supplemental submissions from the parties and interested members of the public and interested government agencies. The target date in this investigation has been extended to August 15, 2019.
Fresh Tomatoes From Mexico; Resumption of the Final Phase of an Anti-Dumping Duty Investigation
Document Number: 2019-12535
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission hereby gives notice of the resumption of the final phase of antidumping investigation No. 731-TA-747 (Final) pursuant to the Tariff Act of 1930 (``the Act'') to determine whether an industry in the United States is materially injured or threatened with material injury, or the establishment of an industry in the United States is materially retarded, by reason of imports of fresh tomatoes from Mexico preliminarily determined by the Department of Commerce (``Commerce'') to be sold at less than fair value (``LTFV'').\1\
Certain Collated Steel Staples From China, Korea, and Taiwan; Institution of Anti-Dumping and Countervailing Duty Investigations and Scheduling of Preliminary Phase Investigations
Document Number: 2019-12534
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission hereby gives notice of the institution of investigations and commencement of preliminary phase antidumping and countervailing duty investigation Nos. 701-TA-626 and 731-TA-1452-1454 (Preliminary) pursuant to the Tariff Act of 1930 (``the Act'') to determine whether there is a reasonable indication that an industry in the United States is materially injured or threatened with material injury, or the establishment of an industry in the United States is materially retarded, by reason of imports of certain collated steel staples from China, Korea, and Taiwan, provided for in subheading 8305.20.00 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States, that are alleged to be sold in the United States at less than fair value and alleged to be subsidized by the Government of China. Unless the Department of Commerce (``Commerce'') extends the time for initiation, the Commission must reach a preliminary determination in antidumping and countervailing duty investigations in 45 days, or in this case by July 22, 2019. The Commission's views must be transmitted to Commerce within five business days thereafter, or by July 29, 2019.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Comment Request
Document Number: 2019-12532
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: National Science Foundation, Agencies and Commissions
The National Science Foundation (NSF) has submitted the following information collection requirement to OMB for review and clearance under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. This is the second notice for public comment; the first was published in the Federal Register, and no comments were received. NSF is forwarding the proposed submission to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for clearance simultaneously with the publication of this second notice. The full submission may be found at: http://www.reginfo.gov/public/do/PRAMain.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Notice of Intent To Renew Collection 3038-0031, Procurement Contracts
Document Number: 2019-12531
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (``Commission'') is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (``PRA''), Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension of an existing collection of information, and to allow 60 days for comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments on the extension of requirements relating to information collected to assist the Commission in soliciting and awarding contracts, OMB Control No. 3038-0031 (Procurement Contracts).
Certain Digital Video Receivers and Related Hardware and Software Components; Notice of Request for Statements on the Public Interest
Document Number: 2019-12522
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the presiding administrative law judge has issued an Initial Determination on Violation of Section 337 and Recommended Determination on Remedy and Bond in the above-captioned investigation. The Commission is soliciting comments on public interest issues raised by the recommended relief, specifically a limited exclusion order and cease and desist orders. This notice is soliciting public interest comments from the public only. Parties are to file public interest submissions pursuant to Commission rules.
IMLS Grant Regulations To Reflect the Museum and Library Services Act of 2018
Document Number: 2019-12519
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities, Agencies and Commissions, Institute of Museum and Library Services
This rule amends the IMLS grant regulations to revise the definition of ``museum'' to include ``tribal'' and ``cultural heritage.'' These amendments are necessitated by changes to the definition of ``museum'' in the recent reauthorization of the corresponding statute, namely the Museum and Library Services Act of 2018.
Allocation of Assets in Single-Employer Plans; Benefits Payable in Terminated Single-Employer Plans; Interest Assumptions for Valuing and Paying Benefits
Document Number: 2019-12455
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
This final rule amends the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation's regulations on Benefits Payable in Terminated Single- Employer Plans and Allocation of Assets in Single-Employer Plans to prescribe certain interest assumptions under the benefit payments regulation for plans with valuation dates in July 2019 and interest assumptions under the asset allocation regulation for plans with valuation dates in the third quarter of 2019. These interest assumptions are used for valuing benefits and paying certain benefits under terminating single-employer plans covered by the pension insurance system administered by PBGC.
U. S. Agency for International Development Acquisition Regulation (AIDAR): Designation of Personal Services Contractors (PSCs) as Contracting Officers and Agreement Officers
Document Number: 2019-12270
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Agency for International Development, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) proposes to amend the Agency for International Development Acquisition Regulation (AIDAR) to allow for the designation of U.S. Personal Services Contractors (US PSCs) and Cooperating Country National Personal Services Contractors (CCN PSCs) as contracting officers and agreement officers. The proposed revisions will address a shortage of U.S. direct-hire staff by delegating the proposed authorities to qualified US and CCN PSCs. The delegation of limited contracting/ agreement officer authorities to a select number of CCN PSCs will also bolster the Agency to succeed in terms of building long-term, host country technical capacity to materially assist the Missions with procurement responsibility.
FM Translator Interference
Document Number: 2019-12127
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Federal Communications Commission, Agencies and Commissions
In this document the Federal Communications Commission adopts rules to strengthen and streamline the rules relating to FM translator interference with other broadcast stations by allowing FM translators to resolve interference issues by changing channels to any available same-band frequency using a minor modification application; standardizing the information that must be compiled and submitted by any station claiming interference, including establishing a required minimum number of listener complaints; establishing interference complaint resolution procedures; and establishing an outer contour limit for the affected station within which interference complaints will be considered actionable.
Freedom of Information Act Regulations
Document Number: 2019-11775
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-06-14
Agency: Commission of Fine Arts, Agencies and Commissions
This rule replaces the Commission of Fine Arts (CFA) Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) regulations, last updated in 1986, with regulations that incorporate FOIA-related mandates since the last update, including the FOIA Improvement Act of 2016.
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2019-12576
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-13
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2019-12575
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-13
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2019-12551
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-13
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2019-12515
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-13
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Projects Approved for Consumptive Uses of Water
Document Number: 2019-12512
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-13
Agency: Susquehanna River Basin Commission, Agencies and Commissions
This notice lists the projects approved by rule by the Susquehanna River Basin Commission during the period set forth in DATES.
Grandfathering (GF) Registration Notice
Document Number: 2019-12511
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-13
Agency: Susquehanna River Basin Commission, Agencies and Commissions
This notice lists Grandfathering Registration for projects by the Susquehanna River Basin Commission during the period set forth in DATES.
Projects Approved for Consumptive Uses of Water
Document Number: 2019-12509
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-13
Agency: Susquehanna River Basin Commission, Agencies and Commissions
This notice lists the projects approved by rule by the Susquehanna River Basin Commission during the period set forth in DATES.
New Postal Products
Document Number: 2019-12497
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-13
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing for the Commission's consideration concerning negotiated service agreements. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
Report to Congress on Abnormal Occurrences; Fiscal Year 2018 Dissemination of Information
Document Number: 2019-12494
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-13
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is issuing NUREG- 0090, Volume 41, ``Report to Congress on Abnormal Occurrences: Fiscal Year 2018.'' The report describes those events that the NRC or an Agreement State identified as abnormal occurrences (AOs) during fiscal year (FY) 2018, based on the criteria defined in the report. The report describes eight events at Agreement State-licensed facilities and three events at an NRC-licensed facilities.
Entertainment Media Trust, Dennis J. Watkins, Trustee; Hearing
Document Number: 2019-12479
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-13
Agency: Federal Communications Commission, Agencies and Commissions
This document commences a hearing to determine whether Entertainment Media Trust, Dennis J. Watkins, Trustee (EMT or the Trust) has committed violations of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended and/or the rules and regulations of the Federal Communications Commission. The hearing will determine whether the applications for license renewal should be denied and licenses should be cancelled for four AM radio stations: KFTK-AM (formerly WQQX-AM), Facility ID No. 72815, East St. Louis, Illinois, File No. BR-20120709ACP; WQQW-AM, Facility ID No. 90598, Highland, Illinois, File No. BR-20120709AC0; KZQZ-AM, Facility ID No. 72391, St. Louis, Missouri, File No. BR- 20120921AAW; and KQQZ-AM Facility ID No. 5281, DeSoto, Missouri, File No. BR-20120921ABA. The hearing will also determine whether the stations' respective assignment of license applications, File Nos. BAL- 20160919ADH, BAL-20160919ADI, BAL-20160919ADJ, and BAL-20160919ADK should be dismissed, and applications to construct a new FM translator station W275CS, Highland, Illinois, Facility ID No. 200438, File Nos. BNPFT-20170726AEF and BNPFT-20180314AAO to retransmit one of the stations should be dismissed.
Presidential Declaration Amendment of a Major Disaster for the State of Nebraska
Document Number: 2019-12473
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-13
Agency: Small Business Administration, Agencies and Commissions
This is an amendment of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the State of Nebraska (FEMA-4420-DR), dated 03/21/ 2019. Incident: Severe Winter Storm, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding. Incident Period: 03/09/2019 through 04/01/2019.
SJI Board of Directors Meeting, Notice
Document Number: 2019-12435
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-13
Agency: State Justice Institute, Agencies and Commissions
The SJI Board of Directors will be meeting on Monday, June 24, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Hilton Burlington in Burlington, Vermont. The purpose of this meeting is to consider grant applications for the 3rd quarter of FY 2019, and other business. All portions of this meeting are open to the public.