Agencies and Commissions February 2017 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

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Commission Meeting
Document Number: 2017-02488
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-07
Agency: Susquehanna River Basin Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Susquehanna River Basin Commission will hold its regular business meeting on March 9, 2017, in Scranton, Pennsylvania. Details concerning the matters to be addressed at the business meeting are contained in the Supplementary Information section of this notice.
Notice and Request for Comments
Document Number: 2017-02461
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-07
Agency: National Science Foundation, Agencies and Commissions
Under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), the National Science Foundation (NSF) is inviting the general public or other Federal agencies to comment on a proposed addition to its confidentiality pledge, presented on surveys conducted by the National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics (NCSES). These revisions are required by the passage and implementation of provisions of the Federal Cybersecurity Enhancement Act of 2015 (H.R. 2029, Division N, Title II, Subtitle B, Sec. 223), which permit and require the Secretary for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to provide Federal civilian agencies' information technology systems with cybersecurity protection for their Internet traffic. Comments: Comments are invited on: (a) The proposed confidentiality pledge's fit for use by NCSES, and (b) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the pledge.
Emergency Clearance; Public Information Collection Requirements Submitted to the Office of Management and Budget; Confidentiality Pledge Revision Notice
Document Number: 2017-02460
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-07
Agency: National Science Foundation, Agencies and Commissions
Under 44 U.S.C. 3506(e), and 44 U.S.C. 3501, the National Science Foundation (NSF) is announcing a revision to the confidentiality pledge it provides to its respondents under CIPSEA, the NSF Act of 1950, as amended, and the Privacy Act of 1974. These revisions are required by the passage and implementation of provisions of the Federal Cybersecurity Enhancement Act of 2015 (H.R. 2029, Division N, Title II, Subtitle B, Sec. 223), which permit and require the Secretary for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to provide Federal civilian agencies' information technology systems with cybersecurity protection for their Internet traffic. More details on this announcement are presented in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section below.
Certain Hybrid Electric Vehicles and Components Thereof; Termination of Investigation on the Basis of Settlement
Document Number: 2017-02446
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-07
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has determined not to review the presiding administrative law judge's (``ALJ'') initial determination (``ID'') (Order No. 15), which terminated the investigation on the basis of settlement.
International Product Change-ADP 1 Contracts
Document Number: 2017-02439
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-07
Agency: Postal Service, Agencies and Commissions
The Postal Service gives notice of filing a request with the Postal Regulatory Commission to add Alternative Delivery Provider 1 product to the Competitive Products List.
Certain Basketball Backboard Components and Products Containing the Same Institution of Investigation
Document Number: 2017-02438
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-07
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that a complaint was filed with the U.S. International Trade Commission on December 30, 2016, under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337, on behalf of Lifetime Products, Inc. of Clearfield, Utah. Amendments to the complaint were filed on January 23, 2017, and January 24, 2017. The complaint, as amended, alleges violations of section 337 based upon the importation into the United States, the sale for importation, and the sale within the United States after importation of certain basketball backboard components and products containing the same by reason of infringement of U.S. Patent No. 7,749,111 (``the '111 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 8,845,463 (``the '463 patent''); and U.S. Patent No. 8,852,034 (``the '034 patent''). The complaint further alleges that an industry in the United States exists as required by subsection (a)(2) of section 337. The complainant requests that the Commission institute an investigation and, after the investigation, issue a limited exclusion order, and cease and desist orders.
Pure Magnesium From China; Scheduling of an Expedited Five-Year Review
Document Number: 2017-02437
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-07
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission hereby gives notice of the scheduling of an expedited review pursuant to the Tariff Act of 1930 (``the Act'') to determine whether revocation of the antidumping duty order on pure magnesium (ingot) from China would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury within a reasonably foreseeable time.
Applications and Amendments to Facility Operating Licenses and Combined Licenses Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations and Containing Sensitive Unclassified Non-Safeguards Information and Order Imposing Procedures for Access to Sensitive Unclassified Non-Safeguards Information
Document Number: 2017-01933
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-07
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) received and is considering approval of three amendment requests. The amendment requests are for Seabrook Station, Unit No. 1; Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Units 2 and 3; and Limerick Generating Station, Unit 2. The NRC proposes to determine that each amendment request involves no significant hazards consideration. Because each amendment request contains sensitive unclassified non-safeguards information (SUNSI), an order imposes procedures to obtain access to SUNSI for contention preparation.
Freedom of Information Act Regulations
Document Number: 2017-01770
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-02-07
Agency: Library of Congress, Agencies and Commissions, Copyright Office
The U.S. Copyright Office is issuing an interim rule that amends its regulations governing its practices and procedures under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), to implement the FOIA Improvement Act of 2016. The regulations are issued on an interim basis without opportunity to comment to ensure that updated regulations are in place as soon as practicable to implement the Act. These amendments are intended to incorporate changes in the law, and provide clear guidance to members of the public in filing a FOIA request with the Office.
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2017-02513
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-06
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting; National Science Board
Document Number: 2017-02484
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-06
Agency: National Science Foundation, Agencies and Commissions
Certain Wearable Activity Tracking Devices, Systems, and Components Thereof; Commission Determination Not To Review an Initial Determination Granting Complainant's Unopposed Motion To Terminate the Investigation in Its Entirety Based Upon Withdrawal of the Complaint; Termination of the Investigation
Document Number: 2017-02423
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-06
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. 27) of the presiding administrative law judge (``ALJ'') granting an unopposed motion to terminate the investigation in its entirety based upon withdrawal of the complaint.
Southern Nuclear Operating Company, Vogtle Electric Generating Station, Units 3 and 4; Qualified Data Processing System and Safety Display
Document Number: 2017-02414
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-06
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is granting an exemption to allow a departure from the certification information of Tier 1 of the generic design control document (DCD) and is issuing License Amendment No. 60 to Combined Licenses (COLs), NPF-91 and NPF- 92. The COLs were issued to Southern Nuclear Operating Company, Inc., and Georgia Power Company, Oglethorpe Power Corporation, MEAG Power SPVM, LLC, MEAG Power SPVJ, LLC, MEAG Power SPVP, LLC, Authority of Georgia, and the City of Dalton, Georgia (the licensee); for construction and operation of the Vogtle Electric Generating Plant (VEGP) Units 3 and 4, located in Burke County, Georgia. The granting of the exemption allows the changes to Tier 1 information asked for in the amendment. Because the acceptability of the exemption was determined in part by the acceptability of the amendment, the exemption and amendment are being issued concurrently.
Order Regarding Review of FASB Accounting Support Fee for 2017 Under Section 109 of The Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002
Document Number: 2017-02413
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-06
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
New Postal Products
Document Number: 2017-02406
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-06
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing recent Postal Service filings 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.
Information Collection Being Submitted for Review and Approval to the Office of Management and Budget
Document Number: 2017-02401
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-06
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, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or the Commission) invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on the following information collection. 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 Commission 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.
Relay Services for Deaf-Blind Individuals
Document Number: 2017-02400
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-02-06
Agency: Federal Communications Commission, Agencies and Commissions
In this document, the Commission announces that the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has approved, for a period of three years, the information collection associated with rules adopted in the Commission's document Implementation of the Twenty-First Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act of 2010, Section 105, Relay Services for Deaf-Blind Individuals, Report and Order (Report and Order). This document is consistent with the Report and Order, which stated that the Commission would publish a document in the Federal Register announcing the effective date of those rules.
Information Collection Being Reviewed by the Federal Communications Commission Under Delegated Authority
Document Number: 2017-02399
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-06
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, 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 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.
Measuring the Impact of Digital Repositories
Document Number: 2017-02387
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-06
Agency: National Science Foundation, Agencies and Commissions
Representatives from Federal research agencies, academia and the private sector will identify the current metrics, tools and practices that are effective, and the issues that will require additional research.
Proposal Review; Notice of Meetings
Document Number: 2017-02380
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-06
Agency: National Science Foundation, Agencies and Commissions
Information Collection Request; Submission for OMB Review
Document Number: 2017-02370
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-06
Agency: Peace Corps, Agencies and Commissions
The Peace Corps will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval. The purpose of this notice is to allow 30 days for public comment in the Federal Register preceding submission to OMB. We are conducting this process in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35).
Information Collection Request; Submission for OMB Review
Document Number: 2017-02369
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-06
Agency: Peace Corps, Agencies and Commissions
The Peace Corps will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval. The purpose of this notice is to allow 60 days for public comment in the Federal Register preceding submission to OMB. We are conducting this process in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35).
Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies
Document Number: 2017-02368
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-06
Agency: Federal Reserve System, Agencies and Commissions
Information Collection Request; Submission for OMB Review
Document Number: 2017-02367
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-06
Agency: Peace Corps, Agencies and Commissions
The Peace Corps will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval. The purpose of this notice is to allow 60 days for public comment in the Federal Register preceding submission to OMB. We are conducting this process in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35).
Product Change-Priority Mail Express and Priority Mail Negotiated Service Agreement
Document Number: 2017-02365
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-06
Agency: Postal Service, Agencies and Commissions
The Postal Service gives notice of filing a request with the Postal Regulatory Commission to add a domestic shipping services contract to the list of Negotiated Service Agreements in the Mail Classification Schedule's Competitive Products List.
Polyester Staple Fiber From Korea and Taiwan
Document Number: 2017-02362
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-06
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Golub Capital BDC, Inc., et al.; Notice of Application
Document Number: 2017-02361
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-06
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Goldman, Sachs & Co.; Notice of Application
Document Number: 2017-02360
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-06
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Freeze on the Filing of Applications for Digital Companion Channels
Document Number: 2017-02355
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-06
Agency: Federal Communications Commission, Agencies and Commissions
In this document, the Media Bureau of the Federal Communications Commission (Commission) announces a freeze on the filing of digital companion channels by low power television and TV translator stations.
Georgia Disaster #GA-00090
Document Number: 2017-02240
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-06
Agency: Small Business Administration, Agencies and Commissions
This is a Notice of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the State of Georgia (FEMA-4297-DR), dated 01/26/2017. Incident: Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Straight-line Winds. Incident Period: 01/21/2017 through 01/22/2017. Effective Date: 01/26/2017. Physical Loan Application Deadline Date: 03/27/2017. Economic Injury (EIDL) Loan Application Deadline Date: 10/26/2017.
Copyright Office Technical Amendments
Document Number: 2016-29625
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-02-06
Agency: Library of Congress, Agencies and Commissions, Copyright Office
The U.S. Copyright Office is amending its regulations governing registration, recordation, licensing, and other services that the Office provides. The amendments will improve the quality of the Office's regulations by updating cross-references to the Copyright Act and the Office's regulations, replacing outdated terminology, reflecting structural changes to the Office and its senior management, eliminating expired or obsolete provisions, and correcting nonsubstantive errors.
Sunshine Act Meeting Notice
Document Number: 2017-02404
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-03
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Notice
Document Number: 2017-02402
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-03
Agency: Corporation for National and Community Service, Agencies and Commissions
Procurement List; Proposed Additions and Deletions
Document Number: 2017-02344
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-03
Agency: Committee for Purchase From People Who Are Blind or Severely Disabled, Agencies and Commissions
The Committee is proposing to add products to the Procurement List that will be furnished by nonprofit agencies employing persons who are blind or have other severe disabilities, and deletes products previously furnished by such agencies. Comments Must Be Received on or Before: 3/5/2017.