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McCormick & Company, Incorporated; Analysis of the Proposed Consent Orders to Aid Public Comment
Document Number: E8-17868
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-08-05
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The consent agreement in this matter settles alleged violations of federal law prohibiting unfair or deceptive acts or practices or unfair methods of competition. The attached Analysis to Aid Public Comment describes both the allegations in the draft complaint and the terms of the consent order embodied in the consent agreement that would settle these allegations.
Granting of Request for Early Termination of the Waiting Period Under the Premerger Notification Rules
Document Number: E8-17416
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-31
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Reopening and Extension of Time for Comments Concerning Proposal to Rescind Guidance Concerning the Current Cigarette Test Method
Document Number: E8-17421
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-30
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Trade Commission [bs](``FTC'' or ``Commission'') has extended the date by which comments must be submitted concerning its proposal to rescind Commission guidance that it is generally not a violation of the FTC Act to make factual statements of the tar and nicotine yields of cigarettes when statements of such yields are supported by testing conducted pursuant to the Cambridge Filter Method. This document informs prospective commenters of this change and sets a new date of September 12, 2008.
Telemarketing Sales Rule Fees
Document Number: E8-17064
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-07-25
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Trade Commission (the ``Commission'' or ``FTC'') is amending its Telemarketing Sales Rule (``TSR'') by updating the fees charged to entities accessing the National Do Not Call Registry (``the Registry'') so that they conform to the fee structure specified in the recently enacted Do-Not-Call Registry Fee Extension Act of 2007.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Extension
Document Number: E8-16898
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-24
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The information collection requirements described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (``OMB'') for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act (``PRA''). The FTC is seeking public comments on its proposal to extend through October 31, 2011, the current PRA clearance for information collection requirements contained in the FTC rule on ``Labeling and Advertising of Home Insulation'' (``R-value Rule'' or ``Rule''). The current clearance expires on October 31, 2008.
Pernod Ricard S.A.; Analysis of Agreement Containing Consent Orders to Aid Public Comment
Document Number: E8-16871
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-23
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The consent agreement in this matter settles alleged violations of federal law prohibiting unfair or deceptive acts or practices or unfair methods of competition. The attached Analysis to Aid Public Comment describes both the allegations in the draft complaint and the terms of the consent order embodied in the consent agreement that would settle these allegations.
Used Motor Vehicle Trade Regulation Rule
Document Number: E8-16634
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-07-21
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Trade Commission (``FTC'' or ``Commission'') requests public comments on its Used Motor Vehicle Trade Regulation Rule (``Used Car Rule'' or ``Rule''). The Commission is soliciting the comments as part of the FTC's systematic review of all current Commission regulations and guides.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Extension
Document Number: E8-16508
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-21
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The information collection requirements described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (``OMB'') for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Federal Trade Commission (``FTC'' or ``Commission'') is seeking public comments on its proposal to extend through October 31, 2011, the current OMB clearance for the information collection requirements pertaining to the Commission's administrative activities. That clearance expires on October 31, 2008, and consists of: (a) applications to the Commission, including applications and notices contained in the Commission's Rules of Practice (primarily Parts I, II, and IV); (b) the FTC's consumer complaint systems; (c) the FTC's program evaluation activities and; (d) the FTC's Applicant Background Form.
Flow International Corporation; Analysis of the Proposed Consent Order to Aid Public Comment
Document Number: E8-16506
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-21
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The consent agreement in this matter settles alleged violations of federal law prohibiting unfair or deceptive acts or practices or unfair methods of competition. The attached Analysis to Aid Public Comment describes both the allegations in the draft complaint and the terms of the consent order embodied in the consent agreement that would settle these allegations.
Rule Concerning Disclosures Regarding Energy Consumption and Water Use of Certain Home Appliances and Other Products Required Under the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (“Appliance Labeling Rule”)
Document Number: E8-16283
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-07-17
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Section 321 of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 requires the Commission to conduct a rulemaking to consider the effectiveness of current energy labeling for lamps (commonly referred to as ``light bulbs'') and to consider alternative labeling approaches. In response to that directive, the Commission seeks comments on the effectiveness of current labeling requirements for lamp packages and possible alternatives to those requirements. As part of this effort, the Commission will hold a public roundtable meeting on September 15, 2008, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Franchise Rule Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: E8-16092
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-15
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The information collection requirements described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (``OMB'') for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act (``PRA''). The FTC is seeking public comments on its proposal to extend through October 31, 2011, the current PRA clearance for information collection requirements contained in its Trade Regulation Rule on Disclosure Requirements and Prohibitions Concerning Franchising (``Franchise Rule''). That clearance expires on October 31, 2008.
Proposal to Rescind FTC Guidance Concerning the Current Cigarette Test Method
Document Number: E8-16006
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-14
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Trade Commission (``FTC'' or ``Commission'') is proposing to rescind its guidance that it is generally not a violation of the FTC Act to make factual statements of the tar and nicotine yields of cigarettes when statements of such yields are supported by testing conducted pursuant to the Cambridge Filter Method, also frequently referred to as ``the FTC Test Method.'' If it withdraws this guidance, advertisers should not use terms such as ``per FTC Method'' or other phrases that state or imply FTC endorsement or approval of the Cambridge Filter Method or other machine-based test methods. The Commission seeks public comments on its proposal.
Automotive Fuel Ratings, Certification and Posting
Document Number: E8-15245
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-07-11
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Section 205 of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 requires the Commission to promulgate biodiesel and biomass-based diesel labeling requirements. In accordance with this directive, the Commission has completed the required rulemaking and is publishing final amendments to its rule for ``Automotive Fuel Ratings, Certification and Posting'' (``Fuel Rating Rule'' or ``Rule'') (16 CFR Part 306).
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Extension
Document Number: E8-15660
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-10
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The information collection requirements described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (``OMB'') for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Federal Trade Commission (``FTC'' or ``Commission'') is seeking public comments on its proposal to extend through October 31, 2011, the current OMB clearance for information collection requirements contained in its Negative Option Rule. That clearance expires on October 31, 2008.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Extension
Document Number: E8-15659
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-10
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The information collection requirements described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (``OMB'') for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act (``PRA''). The FTC is seeking public comments on its proposal to extend through July 31, 2011, the current PRA clearance for information collection requirements contained in its Funeral Industry Practice Rule (``Funeral Rule'' or ``Rule''). That clearance expires on July 31, 2008.
Rule Concerning Disclosures Regarding Energy Consumption and Water Use of Certain Home Appliances and Other Products Required Under the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (“Appliance Labeling Rule”)
Document Number: E8-15243
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-07-09
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Section 324 of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 requires the Commission to issue labeling rules for metal halide lamp fixtures and ballasts. In accordance with this directive, the Commission has completed the required rulemaking and is publishing final amendments to the Appliance Labeling Rule (``Rule'').
Carlyle Partners IV, L.P.; Analysis of Agreement Containing Consent Order to Aid Public Comment
Document Number: E8-15208
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-07
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The consent agreement in this matter settles alleged violations of federal law prohibiting unfair or deceptive acts or practices or unfair methods of competition. The attached Analysis to Aid Public Comment describes both the allegations in the draft complaint and the terms of the consent order embodied in the consent agreement that would settle these allegations.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Extension
Document Number: E8-15143
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-07
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The information collection requirements described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (``OMB'') for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act (``PRA''). The FTC is seeking public comments on its proposal to extend through October 31, 2011, the current PRA clearance for information collection requirements contained in the Commission's Business Opportunity Rule (``Rule''). The current clearance expires on October 31, 2008.
Granting of Request for Early Termination of the Waiting Period Under the Premerger Notification Rules
Document Number: E8-14630
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-07
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: E8-14866
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-01
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The FTC intends to conduct consumer survey research to advance its understanding of the experiences of consumers who interact with consumer reporting agencies following an incident of identity theft. The results of this research will inform and guide the FTC's future enforcement and education efforts. Before gathering information, the FTC is seeking public comments on its proposed consumer research. Comments will be considered before the FTC submits a request for Office of Management and Budget (``OMB'') review under the Paperwork Reduction Act (``PRA'').
Aliyah Associates, LLC dd/b/a American Advance; Analysis of the Proposed Consent Order to Aid Public Comment
Document Number: E8-14664
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-30
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The consent agreement in this matter settles alleged violations of federal law prohibiting unfair or deceptive acts or practices or unfair methods of competition. The attached Analysis to Aid Public Comment describes both the allegations in the draft complaint and the terms of the consent order embodied in the consent agreement that would settle these allegations.
We Give Loans, Inc.; Analysis of the Proposed Consent Order to Aid Public Comment
Document Number: E8-14663
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-30
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The consent agreement in this matter settles alleged violations of federal law prohibiting unfair or deceptive acts or practices or unfair methods of competition. The attached Analysis to Aid Public Comment describes both the allegations in the draft complaint and the terms of the consent order embodied in the consent agreement that would settle these allegations.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Extension
Document Number: E8-14621
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-27
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The information collection requirements described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (``OMB'') for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act (``PRA''). The FTC is seeking public comments on its proposal to extend through July 31, 2011, the current PRA clearance for information collection requirements contained in the Commission's Gramm-Leach-Bliley Financial Privacy Rule (``GLB Privacy Rule'' or ``Rule''). The current clearance expires on July 31, 2008.
Granting of Request for Early Termination of the Waiting Period Under the Premerger Notification Rules
Document Number: E8-14309
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-26
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Extension
Document Number: E8-14148
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-24
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The FTC is seeking public comments on its proposal to extend through July 31, 2011, the current Paperwork Reduction Act (``PRA'') clearance for information collection requirements contained in the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act Rule (``COPPA Rule''), which will expire on July 31, 2008. The information collection requirements described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (``OMB'') for review, as required by the PRA.
Business Opportunity Rule
Document Number: E8-13899
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-06-19
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
In a Federal Register notice published on March 26, 2008,\1\ the FTC requested comment on its Revised Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (``RNPR'' or ``Notice'') in connection with the Business Opportunity Rule. The Notice stated that comments must be submitted on or before May 27, 2008, and that rebuttal comments must be submitted on or before June 16, 2008. In response to a request to extend the rebuttal comment period received on June 5, 2008, the Commission has extended the rebuttal comment period for an additional 15 days.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Extension
Document Number: E8-13660
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-18
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The information collection requirements described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (``OMB'') for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Federal Trade Commission (``FTC'' or ``Commission'') is seeking public comments on its proposal to extend through October 31, 2011 the current OMB clearance for information collection requirements contained in its Amplifier Rule. That clearance expires on October 31, 2008.
Guides for Select Leather and Imitation Leather Products
Document Number: E8-13656
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-06-18
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Trade Commission (``FTC'' or ``Commission'') has completed the regulatory review of its Guides for Select Leather and Imitation Leather Products (``Leather Guides'' or ``Guides'') as part of its systematic review of all current Commission regulations and guides, and has decided to retain the Guides in their current form.
Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records Notices
Document Number: E8-13111
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-12
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The FTC is revising the notices that it is required to publish under the Privacy Act of 1974 to describe its systems of records about individuals. This action is intended to make these notices clearer, more accurate, and up-to-date. This document also consolidates all of the notices into a single publication for ease of use and reference. This consolidation and revision is designed to promote better public understanding of how and when the FTC collects and uses information about individuals.
Guides for the Use of Environmental Marketing Claims; Green Building and Textiles; Public Workshop
Document Number: E8-13014
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-06-10
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Trade Commission (``FTC'' or ``Commission'') is planning to host a public workshop on July 15, 2008, to examine developments in green building and textile claims and consumer perception of such claims. The workshop is a component of the Commission's regulatory review of the Guides for the Use of Environmental Marketing Claims, announced on November 26, 2007.
Prohibitions On Market Manipulation and False Information in Subtitle B of Title VIII of The Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007
Document Number: E8-12739
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-06-06
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
In a Federal Register notice issued and announced on May 1, 2008,\1\ and published in the Federal Register on May 7, 2008 (``Notice''),\2\ the Federal Trade Commission (``Commission'' or ``FTC'') requested comment on its Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (``ANPR'') in connection with its rulemaking pursuant to Section 811 of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 (``EISA''). The ANPR stated that comments must be submitted on or before June 6, 2008. In response to a request to extend the comment period received on May 19, 2008, the Commission has determined to extend the comment period for an additional 15 days.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: E8-12590
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-05
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Trade Commission is seeking public comments on its proposal to conduct consumer research on parental use of the Motion Picture Association of America (``MPAA'') movie rating information as it appears on DVD packaging for home video releases of rated motion pictures. The FTC is also seeking comment on a related proposal to conduct consumer research on parental attitudes toward the marketing of unrated DVD versions of rated motion pictures. To examine both issues, the Commission intends to conduct surveys of parents who have one or more children ages 7 to 16, and who have bought or rented a movie on DVD within the past year. The information collection requirements described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (``OMB'') for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act (``PRA'').
SES Performance Review Board
Document Number: E8-12310
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-03
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given of the appointment of members to the Federal Trade Commission's Performance Review Board.
Fair Credit Reporting Risk-Based Pricing Regulations; Correction
Document Number: E8-11961
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-05-29
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions, Federal Reserve System
This document contains corrections to proposed rules published in the Federal Register on May 19, 2008 (73 FR 28966) implementing the risk-based pricing provisions in section 311 of the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act of 2003 (FACT Act).
Definitions and Implementation Under the CAN-SPAM Act
Document Number: E8-11394
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-05-21
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
In this document, the Federal Trade Commission (``FTC'' or ``Commission'') issues its Statement of Basis and Purpose and final Discretionary Rule (``final Rule'') pursuant to section 7711(a) of the Controlling the Assault of Non-Solicited Pornography and Marketing Act of 2003 (``CAN-SPAM'' or ``the Act''), which gives the FTC discretionary authority to ``issue regulations to implement the provisions of [the] Act.''
Fair Credit Reporting Risk-Based Pricing Regulations
Document Number: E8-10640
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-05-19
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions, Federal Reserve System
The Board and the Commission are publishing for comment proposed rules to implement the risk-based pricing provisions in section 311 of the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act of 2003 (FACT Act), which amends the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA). The proposed rules generally require a creditor to provide a risk-based pricing notice to a consumer when the creditor uses a consumer report to grant or extend credit to the consumer on material terms that are materially less favorable than the most favorable terms available to a substantial proportion of consumers from or through that creditor. The proposed rules also provide for two alternative means by which creditors can determine when they are offering credit on material terms that are materially less favorable. The proposed rules also include certain exceptions to the general rule, including exceptions for creditors that provide a consumer with a disclosure of the consumer's credit score in conjunction with additional information that provides context for the credit score disclosure.
Agrium Inc. and UAP Holding Corporation; Analysis of the Complaint and Proposed Consent Order to Aid Public Comment
Document Number: E8-10461
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-05-12
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The consent agreement in this matter settles alleged violations of federal law prohibiting unfair or deceptive acts or practices or unfair methods of competition. The attached Analysis to Aid Public Comment describes both the allegations in the draft complaint and the terms of the consent order embodied in the consent agreement that would settle these allegations.
Prohibitions On Market Manipulation and False Information in Subtitle B of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007
Document Number: E8-10102
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-05-07
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC or Commission) is requesting comment on the manner in which it should carry out its rulemaking responsibilities under Section 811 of Subtitle B of Title VIII of The Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 (EISA).
TALX, Inc.; Analysis of Proposed Consent Order to Aid Public Comment
Document Number: E8-10027
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-05-07
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The consent agreement in this matter settles alleged violations of federal law prohibiting unfair or deceptive acts or practices or unfair methods of competition. The attached Analysis to Aid Public Comment describes both the allegations in the draft complaint and the terms of the consent order embodied in the consent agreement that would settle these allegations.
Granting of Request for Early Termination of the Waiting Period Under the Premerger Notification Rules
Document Number: E8-9754
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-05-06
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Guides for the Jewelry, Precious Metals, and Pewter Industries
Document Number: E8-9171
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-04-28
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The FTC is extending the deadline for filing public comments on a proposed amendment to the platinum section of the Guides for the Jewelry, Precious Metals, and Pewter Industries for an additional ninety (90) days.
Delegation of Authority To Disclose Certain Nonpublic Complaint Information to Domestic Law Enforcement Agencies
Document Number: E8-8482
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-04-18
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission has delegated authority to the Associate Director of the Division of Planning and Information, Bureau of Consumer Protection, to allow U.S. Consumer Sentinel law enforcement members to access, via the secure Consumer Sentinel Web site, all consumer complaints received by the FTC.
Granting of Request for Early Termination of the Waiting Period Under the Premerger Notification Rules
Document Number: E8-7134
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-04-08
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Rules and Regulations Under the Textile Fiber Products Identification Act
Document Number: E8-7179
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-04-07
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Trade Commission (``Commission'' or ``FTC''), pursuant to a Petition filed by Mohawk Industries, Inc. (``Mohawk''), E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (``DuPont''), and PTT Poly Canada (``PTT Canada'') (hereinafter ``Petitioners''), solicited comments on whether the Commission should: amend Rule 7(c) of the Rules and Regulations Under the Textile Fiber Products Identification Act (``Textile Rules'') to establish a new generic fiber subclass name and definition within the existing definition of ``polyester'' for a specifically proposed subclass of polyester fibers made from poly(trimethylene terephthalate) (``PTT''); amend Rule 7(c) to broaden or clarify its definition of ``polyester'' to describe more accurately the PTT fiber; or retain Rule 7(c)'s definition of ``polyester.'' The Commission received comments through November 12, 2007. Based on those comments, the Commission is reopening the comment period for an additional 30 days.
Reed Elsevier Inc. and Seisint, Inc.; Analysis of Proposed Consent Order to Aid Public Comment
Document Number: E8-6952
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-04-03
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The consent agreement in this matter settles alleged violations of federal law prohibiting unfair or deceptive acts or practices or unfair methods of competition. The attached Analysis to Aid Public Comment describes both the allegations in the draft complaint and the terms of the consent orderembodied in the consent agreementthat would settle these allegations.
The TJX Companies, Inc.; Analysis of Proposed Consent Order to Aid Public Comment
Document Number: E8-6950
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-04-03
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The consent agreement in this matter settles alleged violations of federal law prohibiting unfair or deceptive acts or practices or unfair methods of competition. The attached Analysis to Aid Public Comment describes both the allegations in the draft complaint and the terms of the consent orderembodied in the consent agreementthat would settle these allegations.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Extension
Document Number: E8-6821
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-04-02
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The information collection requirements described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (``OMB'') for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act (``PRA''). The FTC is seeking public comments on its proposal to extend through July 31, 2011, the current PRA clearance for information collection requirements contained in the Commission's Gramm-Leach-Bliley Financial Privacy Rule (``GLB Privacy Rule'' or ``Rule''). The current clearance expires on July 31, 2008.
Appliance Labeling Rule
Document Number: E8-6566
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-04-01
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Section 324 of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 requires the Federal Trade Commission to issue labeling rules for metal halide lamp fixtures and ballasts by July 1, 2008. In accordance with this directive, the FTC is publishing proposed amendments to the Appliance Labeling Rule (``Rule'') for comment.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Extension
Document Number: E8-6451
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-28
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The information collection requirements described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (``OMB'') for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act (``PRA''). The FTC is seeking public comments on its proposal to extend through July 31, 2011, the current Paperwork Reduction Act clearance for information collection requirements contained in its Funeral Industry Practice Rule (``Funeral Rule'' or ``Rule''). That clearance expires on July 31, 2008.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Extension
Document Number: E8-6211
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-26
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The FTC is seeking public comments on its proposal to extend through July 31, 2011, the current Paperwork Reduction Act (``PRA'') clearance for information collection requirements contained in the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act Rule (``COPPA Rule''), which will expire on July 31, 2008. The information collection requirements described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (``OMB'') for review, as required by the PRA.