Department of Agriculture September 20, 2005 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Public Meeting; National Animal Identification System
Document Number: 05-18760
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-09-20
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service will hold a public meeting concerning the animal movement tracking database component for the National Animal Identification System. The purpose of the meeting is to initiate dialogue about this initiative with industry stakeholders, including representatives of national organizations that represent livestock and poultry production sectors, livestock producers, and other interested individuals. This notice provides information on the discussion topics as well as the date, time, and place of the meeting.
Broad Creek Watershed, Delaware
Document Number: 05-18702
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-09-20
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Pursuant to the Watershed Protection and Flood Prevention Act, Public Law 83-566, and the Natural Resources Conservation Service Guidelines (7 CFR part 622), the Natural Resources Conservation Service gives notice of the deauthorization of Federal funding for the Broad Creek Watershed project Sussex and Kent Counties, Delaware.
Shoshone National Forest, Wyoming, Revised Land and Resource Management Plan
Document Number: 05-18689
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-09-20
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Forest Service
The Forest Service will revise the Land and Resource Management Plan (hereafter referred to as the Forest Plan) for the Shoshone National Forest. This notice describes documents available for review and how to obtain them; summarizes the need to change the Forest Plan; provides information concerning public participation; and includes the names and addresses of agency officials who can provide additional information.
Rangeland Management Direction Regarding Grazing Permit Administration
Document Number: 05-18659
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-09-20
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Forest Service
On July 19, 2005, the Forest Service published a notice in the Federal Register with request for comment on the issuance of two (2) interim directives (IDs) to Forest Service Handbook (FSH) 2209.13, chapter 10Term Grazing Permits and chapter 20Grazing Agreements. These IDs established procedures and responsibilities for administering term grazing permits and grazing agreements (FR 70 41370). On that same day, several other amendments to FSH 2209.13, as well as amendments to several chapters of Forest Service Manual (FSM) 2200 on Range Management were issued. On August 19, 2005, the Forest Service published a notice in the Federal Register notifying the public that the IDs had been rescinded and a revised ID had been reissued on August 16, 2005. In addition, the Forest Service announced that proposed directives containing the direction removed from the two chapters had been prepared and were available for public comment (70 FR 48663). On September 2, 2005, a third Federal Register notice was published to correct the World Wide Web/Internet address and proposed direction that included incorrect restrictions of the base property and livestock ownership requirements (70 FR 52362). The Forest Service rescinded all of the direction referred to in these three Federal Register notices on September 9, 2005, and replaced it with the direction that was in place prior to July 19, 2005.
National Urban & Community Forestry Advisory Council Meeting
Document Number: 05-18658
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-09-20
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Forest Service
The National Urban and Community Forestry Advisory Council will meet in Sacramento, California, October 18-20, 2005. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss emerging issues in urban and community forestry.
Glenn/Colusa County Resource Advisory Committee
Document Number: 05-18648
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-09-20
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Forest Service
The Glenn/Colusa County Resource Advisory Committee (RAC) will meet in Willows, California. Agenda items to be covered include: (1) Introductions, (2) Approval of Minutes, (3) Public Comment, (4) Project Proposal/Possible Action, (5) Web site Update, (6) Update on Colusa Title III Money, (7) General Discussion, (8) Next Agenda.
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 05-18630
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-09-20
Agency: Department of Agriculture
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 05-18629
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-09-20
Agency: Department of Agriculture
Cut Flowers From Countries With Chrysanthemum White Rust
Document Number: 05-18604
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-09-20
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
We are reopening the comment period for our proposed rule that would amend the cut flowers regulations to establish specific requirements for the importation of cut flowers that are hosts of chrysanthemum white rust (CWR) from countries where the disease is known to occur. We also proposed to amend the nursery stock regulations to update lists of countries where CWR is known to occur. This action will allow interested persons additional time to prepare and submit comments.