Agencies and Commissions June 2014 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2014-15394
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-30
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
DTE Electric Company; Fermi 2
Document Number: 2014-15281
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-30
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
DTE Electric Company (DTE) has submitted an application for renewal of Facility Operating License NPF-43 for an additional 20 years of operation at Fermi 2. The current operating license for Fermi 2 expires at midnight on March 20, 2025. Fermi 2 is located in Frenchtown Township, Monroe County, Michigan. The purpose of this notice is to inform the public that the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) will be preparing an environmental impact statement (EIS) related to the review of the license renewal application and to provide the public an opportunity to participate in the environmental scoping process.
Notice of Information Collection
Document Number: 2014-15229
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-30
Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public to take this opportunity to comment on the ``Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Feedback on Agency Service Delivery'' for approval under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) (44 U.S.C. 3501 et. seq.). This collection was developed as part of a Federal Government-wide effort to streamline the process for seeking feedback from the public on service delivery. This notice announces our intent to submit this collection to OMB for approval and solicits comments on specific aspects for the proposed information collection,
Notice of Advisory Council on Historic Preservation Quarterly Business Meeting
Document Number: 2014-15225
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-30
Agency: Historic Preservation, Advisory Council, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation (ACHP) will hold its next quarterly meeting on Thursday, July 17, 2014. The meeting will be held in the Auditorium at Houston Hall, Perelman Quadrangle at the University of Pennsylvania, 3417 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA, starting at 8:00 a.m.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Existing Collection
Document Number: 2014-15215
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-30
Agency: Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Agencies and Commissions
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC or Commission) announces that it intends to submit to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request for a three-year extension without change of the Employer Information Report (EEO-1).
Office of Engineering and Technology Seeks Comment on Measurements of LTE Into DTV Interference
Document Number: 2014-15214
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-30
Agency: Federal Communications Commission, Agencies and Commissions
In this document, the Federal Communications Commission's (Commission) Office of Engineering and Technology (OET) seeks to supplement the record in the incentive auction proceeding by inviting comment on measurements of wireless Long-Term Evolution (LTE) interference into digital television (DTV) receivers conducted by OET engineers
Order Directing the Exchanges and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority To Submit a Tick Size Pilot Plan
Document Number: 2014-15205
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-30
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Revision of Fee Schedules; Fee Recovery for Fiscal Year 2014
Document Number: 2014-15193
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-06-30
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is amending the licensing, inspection, and annual fees charged to its applicants and licensees. These amendments are necessary to implement the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1990 (OBRA-90), as amended, which requires the NRC to recover through fees approximately 90 percent of its budget authority in Fiscal Year (FY) 2014, not including amounts appropriated for Waste Incidental to Reprocessing (WIR), amounts appropriated for generic homeland security activities, and Inspector General (IG) services for the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board (DNFSB). These fees represent the cost of the NRC's services provided to applicants and licensees.
Information Collection Being Reviewed by the Federal Communications Commission Under Delegated Authority
Document Number: 2014-15179
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-30
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 (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501-3520), the Federal Communication 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 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.
Notice of Public Information Collection(s) Being Reviewed by the Federal Communications Commission, Comments Requested
Document Number: 2014-15178
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-30
Agency: Federal Communications Commission, Agencies and Commissions
As part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork burden and as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501-3520), the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on the following information collection(s). 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 further ways to reduce the information burden for 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 OMB Control Number. No person shall be subject to any penalty for failing to comply with a collection of information subject to the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) that does not display a valid Control Number.
Information Collection Being Reviewed by the Federal Communications Commission Under Delegated Authority
Document Number: 2014-15177
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-30
Agency: Federal Communications Commission, Agencies and Commissions
As part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork burden and as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501-3520), the Federal Communications Commission invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on the following information collection(s). 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 burden for 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 OMB control number. No person shall be subject to any penalty for failing to comply with a collection of information subject to the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) that does not display a valid OMB control number.
Information Collection Being Submitted to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval
Document Number: 2014-15176
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-30
Agency: Federal Communications Commission, Agencies and Commissions
As part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork burden and as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 35013520), the Federal Communications Commission invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on the following information collection(s). 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 burden for 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 OMB control number. No person shall be subject to any penalty for failing to comply with a collection of information subject to the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) that does not display a valid OMB control number.
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2014-15277
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-27
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2014-15253
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-27
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting Notice
Document Number: 2014-15240
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-27
Agency: Consumer Product Safety Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Medient Studios, Inc., TISO; Order of Suspension of Trading
Document Number: 2014-15228
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-27
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice of Public Availability of the Broadcasting Board of Governors FY-2012 Service Contract Analysis and FY-2013 Service Contract Inventory
Document Number: 2014-15161
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-27
Agency: Broadcasting Board of Governors, Agencies and Commissions
In accordance with Section 743 of Division C of the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2010 (Pub. L. 111-117), the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) is publishing this notice to instruct the public of the availability of its FY-2012 Service Contract Analysis and FY 2013 Service Contract Inventory. They are available on the BBG Internet site at http://www.bbg.gov/about-the-agency/research- reports/other/bbg-service-contract-inventory/. The service contract inventory provides information on service contract actions over $25,000 made in FY-2013. The information is organized by function to show how contracted resources are distributed throughout the Agency. The inventory has been developed in accordance with guidance on service contract inventories issued on November 5, 2010 and on December 19, 2011 by the Office of Management and Budget, Office of Federal Procurement Policy (OFPP).
Disaster Declaration: Michigan
Document Number: 2014-15148
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-27
Agency: Small Business Administration, Agencies and Commissions
This is a notice of an Administrative declaration of a disaster for the State of Michigan dated 06/19/2014. Incident: Severe Flooding, Hail and High Winds. Incident Period: 04/12/2014 through 04/30/2014.
Disaster Declaration; New York
Document Number: 2014-15145
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-27
Agency: Small Business Administration, Agencies and Commissions
This is a notice of an Administrative declaration of a disaster for the State of New York dated 06/19/2014. Incident: Flash floods. Incident Period: 05/15/2014 through 05/17/2014.
Lightweight Thermal Paper From China and Germany; Scheduling of Full Five-Year Reviews
Document Number: 2014-15097
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-27
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission hereby gives notice of the scheduling of full reviews pursuant to section 751(c)(5) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1675(c)(5)) (the Act) to determine whether revocation of the antidumping duty and countervailing duty orders on lightweight thermal paper from China and Germany would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury within a reasonably foreseeable time. The Commission has determined to exercise its authority to extend the review period by up to 90 days pursuant to 19 U.S.C. 1675(c)(5)(B). For further information concerning the conduct of these reviews and rules of general application, consult the Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure, part 201, subparts A through E (19 CFR part 201), and part 207, subparts A, D, E, and F (19 CFR part 207).
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission of Information Collection for OMB Review; Comment Request; Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Feedback on Agency Service Delivery
Document Number: 2014-15096
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-27
Agency: Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
This collection of information was developed as part of a Federal Government-wide effort to streamline the process for seeking feedback from the public on service delivery. Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (``PBGC'') is requesting that the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) extend approval under the Paperwork Reduction Act of this collection of information on qualitative feedback on PBGC's service delivery (OMB Control Number 1212-0066; expires June 30, 2014).
Update to Notice of Financial Institutions for Which the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Has Been Appointed Either Receiver, Liquidator, or Manager
Document Number: 2014-15069
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-27
Agency: Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (Corporation) has been appointed the sole receiver for the following financial institutions effective as of the Date Closed as indicated in the listing. This list (as updated from time to time in the Federal Register) may be relied upon as ``of record'' notice that the Corporation has been appointed receiver for purposes of the statement of policy published in the July 2, 1992 issue of the Federal Register (57 FR 29491). For further information concerning the identification of any institutions which have been placed in liquidation, please visit the Corporation Web site at www.fdic.gov/ bank/individual/failed/banklist.html or contact the Manager of Receivership Oversight in the appropriate service center.
Actions Taken at June 5, 2014, Meeting
Document Number: 2014-15064
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-27
Agency: Susquehanna River Basin Commission, Agencies and Commissions
As part of its regular business meeting held on June 5, 2014, in Entriken, Pennsylvania, the Commission took the following actions: approved or tabled the applications of certain water resources projects; accepted settlements in lieu of penalty from Somerset Regional Water Resources, LLC; Susquehanna Gas Field Services LLC; and Tioga Downs Racetrack, LLC; and took additional actions, as set forth in the Supplementary Information below.
Certain Sulfentrazone, Sulfentrazone Compositions, and Processes for Making Sulfentrazone; Notice of Commission Determination Not To Review an Initial Determination Granting Complainant's Motion To Amend the Complaint and the Notice of Investigation
Document Number: 2014-15055
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-27
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has determined not to review an initial determination (``ID'') (Order No. 9) issued by the presiding administrative law judge (``ALJ'') on May 29, 2014, granting the complainant's unopposed motion to amend the complaint and notice of investigation to change the name of a respondent.
Commission To Eliminate Child Abuse and Neglect Fatalities; Announcement of Meeting
Document Number: 2014-15054
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-27
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission to Eliminate Child Abuse and Neglect Fatalities (CECANF), a Federal Advisory Committee established by the Protect Our Kids Act of 2012, Public Law 112-275, will hold a meeting open to the public on Thursday, July 10, 2014 in Tampa, Florida.
Procurement List; Additions And Deletion
Document Number: 2014-15049
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-27
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 a service from the Procurement List previously furnished by such agencies.
Procurement List; Proposed Additions and Deletions
Document Number: 2014-15048
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-27
Agency: Committee for Purchase From People Who Are Blind or Severely Disabled, Agencies and Commissions
The Committee is proposing to add a service to the Procurement List that will be furnished by nonprofit agency employing persons who are blind or have other severe disabilities and to delete products previously furnished by such agencies.
College Retirement Equities Fund, et al.; Notice of Application
Document Number: 2014-15029
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-27
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Resource Real Estate Diversified Income Fund and Resource Real Estate, Inc.; Notice of Application
Document Number: 2014-15028
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-27
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2014-14999
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-27
Agency: Corporation for National and Community Service, Agencies and Commissions
The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, conducts a pre-clearance consultation program to provide the general public and federal agencies with an opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing collections of information in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA95) (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). This program helps to ensure that requested data can be provided in the desired format, reporting burden (time and financial resources) is minimized, collection instruments are clearly understood, and the impact of collection requirement on respondents can be properly assessed. Currently, CNCS is soliciting comments concerning its proposed national evaluation of School Turnaround AmeriCorps. The primary purpose of the analysis is to assess the effects that AmeriCorps members who provide direct services in schools make on the success of school turnaround models and seek to understand the mechanisms by which this happens. Data will be collected from School Turnaround AmeriCorps grantees and schools as well as from a group of matched comparison schools. School Turnaround AmeriCorps grantees are required to participate in the evaluation as a condition of their funding. Copies of the information collection request can be obtained by contacting the office listed in the Addresses section of this Notice.
Freedom of Information Act Regulations: Fee Schedule, Addition of Appeal Time Frame, and Miscellaneous Administrative Changes
Document Number: 2014-14979
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-06-27
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Securities and Exchange Commission (``Commission'' or ``SEC'') is publishing for comment proposed amendments to the Commission's regulations under the Freedom of Information Act (``FOIA'') to allow the Commission to collect fees that reflect its actual costs, add an appeals time frame that will create a more practical and systematic administrative process and clarify other issues in the regulations. The proposed amendments provide a formula for fees charged to FOIA requesters; incorporate a time frame in which a FOIA requester must file an appeal in the event a request or a portion thereof is denied; allow for submission of FOIA appeals by email or facsimile; and allow the Office of FOIA Services to issue responses to FOIA requests indicating that no records were located.
Legal Process for the Enforcement of a Tax Levy or Criminal Restitution Order Against a Participant Account
Document Number: 2014-14937
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-06-27
Agency: Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board (Agency) proposes to amend its regulations to explain the Board's procedures for responding to tax levies and criminal restitution orders that comply with statutory requirements.
Investor Advisory Committee Meeting
Document Number: 2014-15013
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-26
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Securities and Exchange Commission Investor Advisory Committee, established pursuant to Section 911 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010, is providing notice that it will hold a public meeting. The public is invited to submit written statements to the Committee.
Dow Chemical Company, Dow TRIGA Research Reactor
Document Number: 2014-15009
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-26
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has issued Renewed Facility Operating License No. R-108, held by the Dow Chemical Company. The renewed license would authorize the Dow Chemical Company to operate the Dow TRIGA (Training, Research, Isotope Production, General Atomics) Research Reactor (DTRR), for 20 years from its date of issuance.
In the Matter of All Operating Reactor Licensees
Document Number: 2014-15006
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-26
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has issued a revised director's decision with regard to a petition dated July 27, 2011, filed by Mr. Geoff Fettus, Senior Project Attorney for the Natural Resources Defense Council (the petitioner), requesting that the NRC take action with regard to all operating reactor licensees. The petitioner's request, the director's decision, the letter to the petitioner, and the letter to the licensees (which includes a listing of all operating reactor licensees affected by this revised director's decision) are discussed in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section of this document.
Modernizing the FCC Form 477 Data Program
Document Number: 2014-15005
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-06-26
Agency: Federal Communications Commission, Agencies and Commissions
In this document the Federal Communications Commission (Commission) released a Report and Order which revised the Commission's Form 477 collection to include data on deployment of fixed and mobile broadband networks and mobile voice networks, as well as company identification and emergency contact information. The Report and Order also made a number of targeted changes to the collection of subscription data to reduce reporting burdens and improve the quality and usefulness of data collected through the Form 477.
Amendment to Postal Product
Document Number: 2014-14992
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-26
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing requesting an amendment to Priority Mail Express & Priority Mail Contract 13 on the competitive product list. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.