Agency for International Development 2014 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Notice of January 7 Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid Meeting
Document Number: 2014-30291
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-12-30
Agency: Agency for International Development, Agencies and Commissions
Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, notice is hereby given of a meeting of the Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid (ACVFA). Date: Wednesday, January 7, 2015. Time: 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. Location: Ronald Reagan Building, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington, DC 20004.
Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records
Document Number: 2014-30289
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-12-30
Agency: Agency for International Development, Agencies and Commissions
Pursuant to the Privacy Act, 5 U.S.C. 552a, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is issuing public notice for an altered system of records entitled, ``USAID-19 Travel and Transportation Records'' last published at [42 FR 47382 (Sept. 20, 1977)]. This action is necessary to meet the requirements of the Privacy Act, 5 U.S.C. 522a(e)(4), to publish in the Federal Register notice of the existence and character of record systems maintained by the agency.
Senior Executive Services (SES) Performance Review Board: Update
Document Number: 2014-29759
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-12-19
Agency: Agency for International Development, Agencies and Commissions
This notice is hereby given of the appointment of members of the updated U.S. Agency for International Development, Office of Inspector General's Senior Executive Service Performance Review Board.
Federal Awarding Agency Regulatory Implementation of Office of Management and Budget's Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards
Document Number: 2014-28697
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-12-19
Agency: Agency for International Development, Agencies and Commissions, Department of the Interior, Department of Justice, Department of Labor, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, National Archives and Records Administration, National Science Foundation, Small Business Administration, Social Security Administration, Department of State, Department of Transportation, Department of Treasury, Department of Veterans Affairs, National Institute of Food and Agriculture, National Endowment for the Arts, Office of the Chief Financial Officer, National Endowment for the Humanities, Institute of Museum and Library Services, Department of Housing and Urban Development, Department of Homeland Security, Department of Agriculture, Commodity Credit Corporation, Farm Service Agency, Rural Business-Cooperative Service, Rural Housing Service, Rural Utilities Service, Department of Commerce, Corporation for National and Community Service, Department of Defense, Department of Education, Department of Energy, Environmental Protection Agency, Executive Office of the President, Management and Budget Office, National Drug Control Policy Office, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Health and Human Services
This joint interim final rule implements for all Federal award-making agencies the final guidance Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards (Uniform Guidance) published by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) on December 26, 2013. This rule is necessary in order to incorporate into regulation and thus bring into effect the Uniform Guidance as required by OMB. Implementation of this guidance will reduce administrative burden and risk of waste, fraud, and abuse for the approximately $600 billion per year awarded in Federal financial assistance. The result will be more Federal dollars reprogrammed to support the mission, new entities able to compete and win awards, and ultimately a stronger framework to provide key services to American citizens and support the basic research that underpins the United States economy.
Incorporate Various Administrative Changes and Internal Policies in to the USAID Acquisition Regulation (AIDAR)
Document Number: 2014-26051
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-12-16
Agency: Agency for International Development, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is amending its Agency for International Development Acquisition Regulation (AIDAR) to maintain consistency with the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR), incorporate long-standing USAID internal policy into the regulation, remove obsolete material and make editorial amendments to better clarify the regulation.
Incorporate Various Administrative Changes and Internal Policies Into the USAID Acquisition Regulation (AIDAR)
Document Number: 2014-26050
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-12-16
Agency: Agency for International Development, Agencies and Commissions
This proposed rule is a companion document to the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) direct final rule (published in the ``Rules and Regulations'' section of this Federal Register), amending the Agency for International Development Acquisition Regulation (AIDAR). AIDAR is revised to maintain consistency with the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and conform the regulation to previously implemented policy. Obsolete material is removed and numerous clarifications and editorial amendments are made to better specify the regulation.
Environmental Compliance Procedures for Domestic Activities
Document Number: 2014-24828
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-10-20
Agency: Agency for International Development, Agencies and Commissions
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) proposes a rule to establish environmental compliance procedures pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). This proposed rule is applicable to all USAID activities, both program and operating expense (OE) funded, that occur within the United States, its territories and or possessions. Program funded activities that occur entirely outside of the United States, its territories and possessions undergo environmental impact assessment and compliance review under separate regulatory authority. This rule will ensure that the environmental consequences of USAID actions are considered prior to funding in accordance with NEPA.
Board for International Food and Agricultural Development; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2014-22839
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-25
Agency: Agency for International Development, Agencies and Commissions
Notice of September 18 Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid Meeting
Document Number: 2014-21186
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-05
Agency: Agency for International Development, Agencies and Commissions
Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, notice is hereby given of a meeting of the Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid (ACVFA). Date: Thursday, September 18, 2014. Time: 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. Location: Ronald Reagan Building, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington, DC 20004.
Republic of Tunisia Loan Guarantees Issued Under the Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013-Standard Terms and Conditions
Document Number: 2014-16631
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-07-18
Agency: Agency for International Development, Agencies and Commissions
This regulation prescribes the procedures and standard terms and conditions applicable to loan guarantees to be issued for the benefit of the Republic of Tunisia pursuant to Title III of the Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2012, as applied to FY 2013 funding by section 1706(j) of the Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013.
Notice of Cancellation of July 9 ACVFA Meeting
Document Number: 2014-16246
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-11
Agency: Agency for International Development, Agencies and Commissions
Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, notice is hereby given of cancellation of the meeting of the Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid (ACVFA) on Wednesday, July 9, 2014 in the Horizon Room of the Ronald Reagan Building at 1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW., Washington, DC, which was published in the Federal Register on June 25, 2014, 79 FR 35995.
Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan Loan Guarantees Issued Under the Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2014-Standard Terms and Conditions
Document Number: 2014-14446
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-06-20
Agency: Agency for International Development, Agencies and Commissions
This regulation prescribes the procedures and standard terms and conditions applicable to loan guarantees to be issued for the benefit of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan pursuant Section 7041(g)(1)(A) of the Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2014.
Ukraine Guarantees Issued Under the Support for the Sovereignty, Integrity, Democracy, and Economic Stability of Ukraine Act of 2014-Standard Terms and Conditions
Document Number: 2014-10830
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-05-12
Agency: Agency for International Development, Agencies and Commissions
This regulation prescribes the procedures and standard terms and conditions applicable to loan guarantees to be issued for the benefit of Ukraine pursuant to the Support for the Sovereignty, Integrity, Democracy, and Economic Stability of Ukraine Act of 2014.
Notice of Public Information Collection Requirements Submitted to OMB for Review
Document Number: 2014-09935
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-05-01
Agency: Agency for International Development, Agencies and Commissions
U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has submitted the following information collection to OMB for review and clearance under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13. Comments regarding this information collection are best assured of having their full effect if received within 30 days of this notification. Comments should be addressed to: Desk Officer for USAID, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget (OMB), Washington, DC 20503. Copies of submission may be obtained by calling (202) 712-5007.
Notice of March 5 Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid Meeting
Document Number: 2014-04316
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-02-27
Agency: Agency for International Development, Agencies and Commissions
Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, notice is hereby given of a meeting of the Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid (ACVFA).
Notice of Public Information Collections Being Reviewed by the U.S. Agency for International Development; Comments Requested
Document Number: 2014-03331
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-02-14
Agency: Agency for International Development, Agencies and Commissions
U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is making efforts to reduce the paperwork burden and invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on the following proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act for 1995. Comments are requested concerning: Whether the proposed or continuing collections of information are necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; the accuracy of the burden estimates; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information collected; and 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.
Privacy Act of 1974, System of Records
Document Number: 2014-02534
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-02-06
Agency: Agency for International Development, Agencies and Commissions
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is issuing public notice for two deleted systems of records maintained in accordance with the Privacy Act of 1974, as amended at 5 U.S.C. 552a. This action is necessary to meet the requirements of the Privacy Act, 5 U.S.C. 522a(e)(4), to publish in the Federal Register notice of the existence and character of record systems maintained by the agency.
Privacy Act of 1974, System of Records
Document Number: 2014-02525
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-02-06
Agency: Agency for International Development, Agencies and Commissions
Pursuant to the Privacy Act, 5 U.S.C. 552a, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is issuing public notice for an altered system of records entitled, ``USAID-25 Freedom of Information Act, Privacy Act, and Mandatory Declassification Review Requests Records'' last published at 42 FR 47386 (Sept. 20, 1977). This action is necessary to meet the requirements of the Privacy Act, 5 U.S.C. 522a(e)(4), to publish in the Federal Register notice of the existence and character of record systems maintained by the agency.
Board for International Food and Agricultural Development; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2014-00829
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-17
Agency: Agency for International Development, Agencies and Commissions
Notice of Public Information Collections Being Reviewed by the U.S. Agency for International Development; Comments Requested
Document Number: 2013-31392
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-02
Agency: Agency for International Development, Agencies and Commissions
U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is making efforts to reduce the paperwork burden. USAID invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on the following proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act for 1995. Comments are requested concerning: (a) Whether the proposed or continuing collections of information are necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the burden estimates; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information collected; and (d) 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.