Agencies and Commissions March 2019 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Sunshine Act Meeting; National Science Board
Document Number: 2019-06270
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-29
Agency: National Science Foundation, Agencies and Commissions
Government in the Sunshine Act Meeting Notice
Document Number: 2019-06174
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-29
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2019-06170
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-29
Agency: Legal Services Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
New Postal Products
Document Number: 2019-06142
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-29
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.
Notice of Intent To Seek Approval To Establish an Information Collection
Document Number: 2019-06137
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-29
Agency: National Science Foundation, Agencies and Commissions
Under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 and as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, the National Science Foundation (NSF) is inviting the general public or other Federal agencies to comment on this proposed information collection. Comments: Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Foundation, including whether the information will have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the Foundation's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology.
Notice of Agreements Filed
Document Number: 2019-06126
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-29
Agency: Federal Maritime Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies
Document Number: 2019-06110
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-29
Agency: Federal Reserve System, Agencies and Commissions
Procurement List; Additions and Deletions
Document Number: 2019-06096
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-29
Agency: Committee for Purchase From People Who Are Blind or Severely Disabled, Agencies and Commissions
This action adds products and service to the Procurement List that will be furnished by nonprofit agencies employing persons who are blind or have other severe disabilities, and deletes products and services from the Procurement List previously furnished by such agencies.
Procurement List; Proposed Additions and Deletions
Document Number: 2019-06095
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-29
Agency: Committee for Purchase From People Who Are Blind or Severely Disabled, Agencies and Commissions
The Committee is proposing to add products and 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.
Proposal Review Panel for Computing and Communication Foundations; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2019-06077
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-29
Agency: National Science Foundation, Agencies and Commissions
Advisory Committee for Polar Programs; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2019-06076
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-29
Agency: National Science Foundation, Agencies and Commissions
Rubber Bands From Thailand; Supplemental Schedule for the Subject Investigation
Document Number: 2019-06070
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-29
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Rubber Bands From Thailand; Termination of Investigation
Document Number: 2019-06066
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-29
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
On March 7, 2019, the Department of Commerce published notice in the Federal Register of a final negative determination regarding the subsidization of imports of rubber bands by the government of Thailand (84 FR 8302). Accordingly, the countervailing duty investigation concerning rubber bands from Thailand (Investigation No. 701-TA-600 (Final)) is terminated.
Reporting and Recordkeeping Requirements Under OMB Review
Document Number: 2019-06064
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-29
Agency: Small Business Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The Small Business Administration (SBA) is publishing this notice to comply with requirements of the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) requires agencies to submit proposed reporting and recordkeeping requirements to OMB for review and approval, and to publish a notice in the Federal Register notifying the public that the agency has made such a submission. This notice also allows an additional 30 days for public comments.
Data Collection Available for Public Comments
Document Number: 2019-06062
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-29
Agency: Small Business Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The Small Business Administration (SBA) intends to request approval, from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for the collection of information described below. The Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) requires agencies to publish a notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information before submission to OMB, and to allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice complies with that requirement.
Notice of Public Meeting for EAC Standards Board
Document Number: 2019-06050
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-29
Agency: Election Assistance Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Certain Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems and Components Thereof; Notice of Commission Decision Not To Review an Initial Determination Granting Complainant's Motion To Amend the Complaint and Notice of Investigation
Document Number: 2019-06047
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-29
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. 8) of the presiding administrative law judge (``ALJ'') granting Complainant's motion to amend the complaint and notice of investigation (``NOI'').
Certain Magnetic Tape Cartridges and Components Thereof; Notice of a Commission Final Determination Finding a Violation of Section 337; Issuance of a Limited Exclusion Order and Cease and Desist Orders; Termination of the Investigation
Document Number: 2019-06046
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-29
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has found a violation of section 337 in this investigation and has issued a limited exclusion order and cease and desist orders. The remedial orders are suspended as to claim 17 of U.S. Patent No. 7,029,774 pending final resolution of a validity issue. The investigation is terminated.
Certain Sleep-Disordered Breathing Treatment Mask Systems and Components Thereof; Notice of the Commission's Determination Not To Review an Initial Determination Terminating the Investigation Based on Settlement; Termination of the Investigation in Its Entirety
Document Number: 2019-06045
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-29
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. 13) terminating the investigation based on settlement. The investigation is terminated.
Certain Robotic Vacuum Cleaning Devices and Components Thereof Such as Spare Parts; Notice of Institution of Formal Enforcement Proceeding
Document Number: 2019-06044
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-29
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has instituted a formal enforcement proceeding related to cease and desist orders issued in the above-captioned investigation.
Order Regarding Review of FASB Accounting Support Fee for 2019 Under Section 109 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002
Document Number: 2019-06040
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-29
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Product Change-Priority Mail and First-Class Package Service Negotiated Service Agreement
Document Number: 2019-06038
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-29
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.
Product Change-Priority Mail Negotiated Service Agreement
Document Number: 2019-06037
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-29
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.
Product Change-Priority Mail Express, Priority Mail, & First-Class Package Service Negotiated Service Agreement
Document Number: 2019-06036
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-29
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.
Product Change-Priority Mail Express and Priority Mail Negotiated Service Agreement
Document Number: 2019-06035
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-29
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.
Advisory Committee for Education and Human Resources; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2019-06023
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-29
Agency: National Science Foundation, Agencies and Commissions
Information Collection Being Reviewed by the Federal Communications Commission
Document Number: 2019-06013
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-29
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.
Delay of Effective Date; Regulatory Capital Rule: Implementation and Transition of the Current Expected Credit Losses Methodology for Allowances and Related Adjustments to the Regulatory Capital Rule and Conforming Amendments to Other Regulations
Document Number: 2019-06011
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-03-29
Agency: Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, Agencies and Commissions, Federal Reserve System, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
On February 14, 2019, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (Board), the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) (collectively, the agencies) published in the Federal Register a final rule to address changes to credit loss accounting under U.S. generally accepted accounting principles, including banking organizations' implementation of the current expected credit losses methodology (CECL) (final rule). The final rule had an effective date of April 1, 2019, and provides that banking organizations may early adopt the final rule prior to that date. The agencies have determined that adelay of the effective date to July 1, 2019, is appropriate.
Sunshine Act; Notice of Agency Meeting
Document Number: 2019-06113
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-28
Agency: National Credit Union Administration, Agencies and Commissions
Government in the Sunshine Act Meeting Notice
Document Number: 2019-06053
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-28
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Government in the Sunshine Act Meeting Notice
Document Number: 2019-06052
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-28
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Government in the Sunshine Act Meeting Notice
Document Number: 2019-06051
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-28
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies
Document Number: 2019-05989
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-28
Agency: Federal Reserve System, Agencies and Commissions
Notice of Proposals To Engage in or To Acquire Companies Engaged in Permissible Nonbanking Activities
Document Number: 2019-05987
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-28
Agency: Federal Reserve System, Agencies and Commissions
Presidential Declaration of a Major Disaster for the State of Nebraska
Document Number: 2019-05942
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-28
Agency: Small Business Administration, Agencies and Commissions
This is a Notice 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 and continuing.
Presidential Declaration Amendment of a Major Disaster for Public Assistance Only for the State of Mississippi
Document Number: 2019-05941
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-28
Agency: Small Business Administration, Agencies and Commissions
This is an amendment of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for Public Assistance Only for the State of Mississippi (FEMA-4415-DR), dated 02/14/2019. Incident: Severe Storms, Flooding, and Tornado. Incident Period: 12/27/2018 through 12/28/2018.
Presidential Declaration Amendment of a Major Disaster for Public Assistance Only for the State of Kansas
Document Number: 2019-05940
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-28
Agency: Small Business Administration, Agencies and Commissions
This is an amendment of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for Public Assistance Only for the State of Kansas (FEMA-4417-DR), dated 02/25/2019. Incident: Severe Storms, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding. Incident Period: 10/04/2018 through 10/15/2018.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Announcement of Board Approval Under Delegated Authority and Submission to OMB
Document Number: 2019-05933
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-28
Agency: Federal Reserve System, Agencies and Commissions
The Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (Board) is adopting a proposal to extend for three years, with revision, the Financial Statements for Holding Companies (FR Y-9 family of reports) (OMB No. 7100-0128), the Financial Statements of U.S. Nonbank Subsidiaries Held by Foreign Banking Organizations (FR Y-7N family of reports) (OMB No. 7100-0125), the Bank Holding Company Report of Insured Depository Institutions' Section 23A Transactions with Affiliates (FR Y-8) (OMB No. 7100-0126), the Financial Statements of U.S. Nonbank Subsidiaries of U.S. Holding Companies (FR Y-11 family of reports) (OMB No. 7100-0244), the Domestic Finance Company Report of Consolidated Assets and Liabilities (FR 2248) (OMB No. 7100-0005), the Financial Statements of Foreign Subsidiaries of U.S. Banking Organizations (FR 2314 family of reports) (OMB No. 7100-0073), the Quarterly Savings and Loan Holding Company Report (FR 2320) (OMB No. 7100-0345), the Weekly Report of Selected Assets and Liabilities of Domestically Chartered Commercial Banks and U.S. Branches and Agencies of Foreign Banks (FR 2644) (OMB No. 7100-0075), and the Consolidated Report of Condition and Income for Edge and Agreement Corporations (FR 2886b) (OMB No. 7100-0086).
Records Schedules; Availability and Request for Comments
Document Number: 2019-05929
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-28
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) publishes notice of certain Federal agency requests for records disposition authority (records schedules). We publish notice in the Federal Register and on regulations.gov for records schedules in which agencies propose to dispose of records they no longer need to conduct agency business. We invite public comments on such records schedules.
Steel Racks From China; Scheduling of the Final Phase of Countervailing Duty and Antidumping Duty Investigations
Document Number: 2019-05925
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-28
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission hereby gives notice of the scheduling of the final phase of antidumping and countervailing duty investigation Nos. 701-TA-608 and 731-TA-1420 (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 steel racks from China, provided for in subheadings 7326.90.8688, 9403.20.0080, 9403.90.8041, 7308.90.3000, 7308.90.6000, 7308.90.9590, and 9403.20.0090 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States, preliminarily determined by the Department of Commerce (``Commerce'') to be subsidized and sold at less-than-fair-value.
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Document Number: 2019-05912
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-28
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice of Initial 39 GHz Reconfiguration Procedures
Document Number: 2019-05911
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2019-03-28
Agency: Federal Communications Commission, Agencies and Commissions
In this document, the Wireless Telecommunications Bureau (Bureau), in cooperation with the Office of Economics and Analytics (OEA), on behalf of the Federal Communications Commission (Commission or FCC), seeks comment on the next steps toward implementing the procedures to reconfigure the 39 GHz band in preparation for the incentive auction that will offer new flexible use licenses in the Upper 37 GHz, 39 GHz, and 47 GHz bands. In this document, the Bureau also temporarily freezes processing of future applications for transfers and assignments of 39 GHz licenses in order to facilitate the reconfiguration process and acts pursuant to section 316 to modify incumbents' 39 GHz licenses in accordance with the Commission's proposed order of modification.
Advisory Committee for Mathematical and Physical Sciences; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2019-05910
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-28
Agency: National Science Foundation, Agencies and Commissions
Fabricated Structural Steel from Canada, China, and Mexico
Document Number: 2019-05884
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-27
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Information Collection Being Reviewed by the Federal Communications Commission Under Delegated Authority
Document Number: 2019-05880
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-27
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 FCC may not conduct or sponsor a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid 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 Office of Management and Budget (OMB) control number.
Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies
Document Number: 2019-05864
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-27
Agency: Federal Reserve System, Agencies and Commissions