Department of Commerce December 8, 2021 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Taking and Importing Marine Mammals; Taking Marine Mammals Incidental to Geophysical Surveys Related to Oil and Gas Activities in the Gulf of Mexico
Document Number: 2021-26601
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-12-08
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
In accordance with the Marine Mammal Protection Act (MMPA), as amended, its implementing regulations, and NMFS' MMPA Regulations for Taking Marine Mammals Incidental to Geophysical Surveys Related to Oil and Gas Activities in the Gulf of Mexico, notification is hereby given that two Letters of Authorization (LOA) have been issued to Shell Offshore Inc. (Shell) for the take of marine mammals incidental to geophysical survey activity in the Gulf of Mexico.
Circular Welded Carbon Steel Pipes and Tubes From Thailand: Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review and Final Determination of No Shipments; 2019-2020
Document Number: 2021-26573
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-12-08
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (Commerce) determines that circular welded carbon steel pipes and tubes from Thailand were sold at less than normal value during the period of review (POR) March 1, 2019, through February 29, 2020.
Pacific Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting
Document Number: 2021-26569
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-12-08
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
The Pacific Fishery Management Council's (Pacific Council) will host an online meeting of the Area 2A Pacific halibut governmental management entities that is open to the public.
Marine Mammals; File No. 25900
Document Number: 2021-26563
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-12-08
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Notice is hereby given that Echo Pictures Ltd. (Responsible Party: Joe Stevens), St Nicholas House, 31-34 High Street, Bristol, BS1 2AW, United Kingdom has applied in due form for a permit to conduct commercial or educational photography on humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae).
Large Residential Washers From Mexico: Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2019-2020; Correction
Document Number: 2021-26553
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-12-08
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On November 26, 2021, the Department of Commerce (Commerce) inadvertently published duplicate copies of a Federal Register notice. This notice serves as a notification of, and correction to, this inadvertent duplicate publication.
Notice of Scope Rulings
Document Number: 2021-26552
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-12-08
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (Commerce) hereby publishes a list of scope rulings and anti-circumvention determinations made during the period July 1, 2021, through September 30, 2021. We intend to publish future lists after the close of the next calendar quarter.
Voting Rights Act Amendments of 2006, Determinations Under Section 203
Document Number: 2021-26547
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-12-08
Agency: Census Bureau, Department of Commerce
As required by Section 203 of the Voting Rights Act of 1965 (Act), as amended, this notice publishes the U.S. Census Bureau's Director's determinations as to which political subdivisions are subject to the minority language assistance provisions of the Act. As of this date, those jurisdictions that are listed in this Notice as covered by Section 203 have a legal obligation to provide the minority language assistance prescribed by the Act.
Marine Mammals; File No. 26024
Document Number: 2021-26537
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-12-08
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Notice is hereby given that Ocean Futures Society, 513 De La Vina Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101 (Responsible Party: Jean-Michel Cousteau), has applied in due form for a permit to conduct commercial or educational photography on humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae), bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus), spinner dolphins (Stenella longirostris), and pantropical spotted dolphins (S. attenuata).
Taking of Threatened or Endangered Marine Mammals Incidental to Commercial Fishing Operations; Issuance of Permit
Document Number: 2021-26536
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-12-08
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
The National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) is issuing a permit for a period of 3 years to authorize the incidental, but not intentional, take of specific Endangered Species Act (ESA)-listed marine mammal species or stocks under the Marine Mammal Protection Act (MMPA), in the WA/OR/CA sablefish pot fishery.