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Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; Application for Investment Assistance
Document Number: E7-7832
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-04-25
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
The Department of Commerce, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Notice of Petitions by Firms for Determination of Eligibility to Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: E7-5467
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-03-26
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
Solicitation of Proposals and Applications for Economic Development Assistance Programs
Document Number: E7-5223
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-03-22
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
The Economic Development Administration (EDA) is soliciting proposals or applications (as appropriate) for the following programs authorized by the Public Works and Economic Development Act of 1965 (42 U.S.C. 3121 et seq.) (PWEDA): (1) Public Works and Economic Development Investments Program, (2) Planning Program, (3) Local Technical Assistance Program, and (4) Economic Adjustment Assistance Program. EDA's mission is to lead the federal economic development agenda by promoting innovation and competitiveness, preparing American regions for growth and success in the worldwide economy. In implementing this mission pursuant to its authorizing statute, PWEDA, EDA advances economic growth by assisting communities and regions experiencing chronic high unemployment and low per capita income to create an environment that fosters innovation, promotes entrepreneurship, and attracts increased private capital investment. Under the Trade Act of 1974, as amended (19 U.S.C. 2341-2391) (Trade Act), EDA also provides technical assistance to firms adversely affected by increased import competition.
Notice of Petitions by Firms for Determination of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: E7-3174
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-02-26
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
Solicitation of Applications for the University Center Economic Development Program
Document Number: E7-1614
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-02-02
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
EDA is soliciting competitive applications from accredited institutions of higher education and from consortia of accredited institutions of higher education for FY 2007 University Center Economic Development Program funding in the geographic areas served by its Austin and Denver regional offices. EDA's mission is to lead the federal economic development agenda by promoting innovation and competitiveness, preparing American regions for growth and success in the worldwide economy. Institutions of higher education have many assets and in partnership with EDA establish and operate University Centers. These EDA-sponsored University Centers conduct applied research, provide technical assistance to public and private sector organizations, and conduct other activities with the goal of enhancing regional economic development by promoting a favorable business environment to attract private capital investment and higher-skill, higher-wage jobs.
Notice of Petitions by Firms for Determination of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: E7-1206
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-26
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
Notice of Petitions by Firms for Determination of Eligibility to Apply for rade Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: E6-22114
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-12-27
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
Notice of Petitions by Firms for Determination of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: E6-20125
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-11-28
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
Notice of Petitions by Firms for Determination of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: E6-18275
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-10-31
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
Membership of the Economic Development Administration Performance Review Board
Document Number: E6-17050
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-10-13
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
In accordance with 5 U.S.C. 4314(c)(4), the Economic Development Administration (EDA), Department of Commerce (DOC), announces the appointment of those individuals who have been selected to serve as members of the EDA Performance Review Board. The EDA Performance Review Board is responsible for (1) Reviewing performance appraisals and ratings of Senior Executive Service (SES) members and (2) making recommendations to the appointing authority on other performance management issues, such as pay adjustments, bonuses and Presidential Rank Awards for SES members. The appointment of these members to the EDA Performance Review Board will be for a period of twelve (12) months.
Notice of Petitions by Firms for Determination of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: E6-16451
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-10-05
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
Economic Development Administration Reauthorization Act of 2004 Implementation; Regulatory Revision
Document Number: 06-8035
Type: Rule
Date: 2006-09-27
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
On August 11, 2005, the Economic Development Administration (``EDA'') published an interim final rule to reflect the amendments made to EDA's authorizing statute, the Public Works and Economic Development Act of 1965, by the Economic Development Administration Reauthorization Act of 2004. A ninety-three (93) day public comment period followed the publication of the interim final rule, specifically from August 11, 2005 through November 14, 2005. On December 15, 2005, EDA published an interim final rule that amended certain provisions of the August 11, 2005 interim final rule. EDA received a large number of public comments on different portions of the August 11, 2005 interim final rule. This final rule responds to all substantive comments received during the public comment period and finalizes this rulemaking proceeding based on comments received during the public comment period.
Notice of Petitions by Firms for Determination of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: E6-14815
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-09-07
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
Notice of Petitions by Firms for Determination of Eligibility to Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: E6-12533
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-08-03
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
Solicitation of Applications for the National Technical Assistance Program
Document Number: E6-12250
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-07-31
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
The Economic Development Administration (EDA) is soliciting applications for FY 2006 National Technical Assistance Program funding. EDA's mission is to lead the federal economic development agenda by promoting innovation and competitiveness, preparing American regions for growth and success in the worldwide economy. Through its National Technical Assistance Program, EDA works towards fulfilling its mission by funding research and technical assistance projects to promote competitiveness and innovation in urban and rural regions throughout the United States and its territories. By working in conjunction with its research partners, EDA will help States, local governments, and community-based organizations to achieve their highest economic potential.
Solicitation of Applications for the Research and Evaluation Program
Document Number: E6-11331
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-07-18
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
The Economic Development Administration (EDA) is soliciting applications for FY 2006 Research and Evaluation Program funding. EDA's mission is to lead the Federal economic development agenda by promoting innovation and competitiveness, preparing American regions for growth and success in the worldwide economy. Through its Research and Evaluation Program, EDA works towards fulfilling its mission by funding research and technical assistance projects to promote competitiveness and innovation in urban and rural regions throughout the United States and its territories. By working in conjunction with its research partners, EDA will help States, local governments, and community-based organizations to achieve their highest economic potential.
Notice of Petitions by Firms for Determination of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: E6-9918
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-06-23
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
Solicitation of Applications for the National Technical Assistance Program
Document Number: E6-9519
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-06-16
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
The Economic Development Administration (EDA) is soliciting applications for FY 2006 National Technical Assistance Program (NTA Program) funding. EDA's mission is to lead the Federal economic development agenda by promoting innovation and competitiveness, preparing American regions for growth and success in the worldwide economy. Through its NTA Program, EDA works towards fulfilling its mission by funding research and technical assistance projects to promote competitiveness and innovation in urban and rural regions throughout the United States and its territories. By working in conjunction with its research partners, EDA will help States, local governments, and community-based organizations to achieve their highest economic potential.
Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs; Interpreting Nondiscrimination Requirements of Executive Order 11246 With Respect to Systemic Compensation Discrimination; Notice
Document Number: 06-5458
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-06-16
Agency: Employment Standards Administration, Department of Labor, Economic Development Administration, Department of Commerce
The Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs is publishing final interpretive standards for systemic compensation discrimination under Executive Order 11246, as amended. This document sets forth the final interpretive standards and discusses comments that OFCCP received in response to proposed interpretive standards published in the Federal Register on November 16, 2004.
Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs; Voluntary Guidelines for Self-Evaluation of Compensation Practices for Compliance With Nondiscrimination Requirements of Executive Order 11246 With Respect to Systemic Compensation Discrimination
Document Number: 06-5457
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-06-16
Agency: Employment Standards Administration, Department of Labor, Economic Development Administration, Department of Commerce
The Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs is publishing final voluntary guidelines for self-evaluation of compensation practices for compliance with Executive Order 11246, as amended, with respect to systemic compensation discrimination. This document sets forth the final voluntary guidelines and discusses comments that OFCCP received in response to proposed voluntary guidelines published in the Federal Register on November 16, 2004.
Notice of Petitions by Firms for Determination of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: 06-5048
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-06-02
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
Notice of Petitions by Firms for Determination of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: E6-6058
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-04-24
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
Notice of Petitions by Firms for Determination of Eligibility to Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: E6-4122
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-03-22
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Economic Development Administration Reauthorization Act of 2004 Implementation Information Collections
Document Number: E6-2948
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-03-02
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
The Department of Commerce's Economic Development Administration (EDA) published an interim final rule revising its regulations to reflect the amendments made to its authorizing statute, the Public Works and Economic Development Act of 1965 (PWEDA), by the Economic Development Administration Reauthorization Act of 2004. In connection with its reauthorization and publication of an interim final rule, EDA conducted a review of its forms and other information collections to ensure that they are consistent with the statute and the regulations, as well as with current EDA practices and policies. As part of this review and in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, EDA published a notice in the November 14, 2005 Federal Register providing the general public and other federal agencies with a 60-day period in which to comment on EDA's information collections. Concurrent with the publication of this notice, EDA is submitting for Office of Management and Budget (OMB) clearance the proposed information collections set forth in this notice. EDA is requesting OMB approval of these information collections no later than April 30, 2006. Additionally, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden under the Paperwork Reduction Act, EDA is providing the general public and other federal agencies with an opportunity to comment on the proposed information collections set forth in this notice.
Solicitation of Proposals for Economic Development Assistance Programs
Document Number: E6-2545
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-02-23
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
The Economic Development Administration (EDA) is soliciting proposals for the following programs authorized by the Public Works and Economic Development Act of 1965 (42 U.S.C. 3121 et seq.) (PWEDA): (1) Public Works and Economic Development Investments Program, (2) Planning Program, (3) Local Technical Assistance Program, and (4) Economic Adjustment Assistance Program. EDA's mission is to lead the federal economic development agenda by promoting innovation and competitiveness, preparing American regions for growth and success in the worldwide economy. In implementing this mission pursuant to its authorizing statute, PWEDA, EDA advances economic growth by assisting communities and regions experiencing chronic high unemployment and low per capita income to create an environment that fosters innovation, promotes entrepreneurship, and attracts increased private capital investment. Under the Trade Act of 1974, as amended (19 U.S.C. 2341-2391) (Trade Act), EDA also provides technical assistance to firms adversely affected by increased import competition.
Notice of Petitions by Firms for Determination of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: E6-2416
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-02-21
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
Notice of Petitions by Producing Firms for Determination of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: E6-618
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-01-20
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
Solicitation of Proposals for the University Center Economic Development Program
Document Number: E6-65
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-01-09
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
EDA is soliciting proposals for FY 2006 University Center Program funding in the areas served by its Atlanta and Seattle regional offices. EDA's mission is to lead the federal economic development agenda by promoting innovation and competitiveness, preparing American regions for growth and success in the worldwide economy. Institutions of higher education have many assets, such as faculty, staff, libraries, laboratories, and computer systems, which can help to address local economic problems and opportunities. With funding from EDA, institutions of higher education establish and operate University Centers, which provide technical assistance to public and private sector organizations with the goal of enhancing local economic development. EDA has traditionally renewed an award to a University Center on an annual basis, as long as it maintained a satisfactory level of performance and Congress appropriated funds for EDA's Local and National Technical Assistance Programs. In FY 2004, EDA began a phased implementation of a three-year competitive grant cycle for all University Center projects, beginning with those in its Austin and Denver regional offices. In FY 2005, with the competition announced in this notice for University Center projects in the areas served by EDA's Atlanta and Seattle regional offices, EDA is completing the phased implementation of competition for University Center Program funding.
Notice of Petitions by Producing Firms for Determination of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: E5-7554
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-12-20
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
Economic Development Administration Reauthorization Act of 2004 Implementation; Regulatory Revision
Document Number: 05-24110
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-12-15
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
On November 14, 2005, the Economic Development Administration (``EDA'') published a final rule in the Federal Register delaying the effective date, from November 14, 2005 until January 31, 2006, of certain provisions of EDA's interim final rule originally published in the Federal Register on August 11, 2005. EDA is publishing this final rule to revoke the November 14, 2005 final rule. The conference report accompanying the FY 2006 Science, State, Justice, Commerce and Related Agencies Appropriations Act expresses Congressional intent as to specific changes to EDA's August 11, 2005 interim final rule. The changes specified in the conference report include changes to those provisions of the August 11, 2005 interim final for which the effective date was delayed by the final rule published on November 14, 2005. Concurrent with the publication of this final rule, EDA is publishing in the Federal Register an interim final rule to effect those changes to the August 11, 2005 interim final rule specified in the conference report. Capitalized terms used but not otherwise defined in this final rule have the meanings ascribed to them in the August 11, 2005 interim final rule.
Economic Development Administration Reauthorization Act of 2004 Implementation; Regulatory Revision
Document Number: 05-23927
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-12-15
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
The Economic Development Administration (``EDA'') published an interim final rule in the Federal Register on August 11, 2005. EDA is publishing this interim final rule to effect those changes to the August 11, 2005 interim final rule specified in the conference report, accompanying the FY 2006 Science, State, Justice, Commerce and Related Agencies Appropriations Act. Capitalized terms used but not otherwise defined in this interim final rule have the meanings ascribed to them in the August 11, 2005 interim final rule.
Economic Development Administration Reauthorization Act of 2004 Implementation; Regulatory Revision
Document Number: 05-22546
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-11-14
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
On August 11, 2005, the Economic Development Administration (``EDA'') published an interim final rule in the Federal Register. On September 30, 2005, EDA published a final rule in the Federal Register delaying the effective date of certain provisions of the interim final rule from October 1, 2005 until November 14, 2005. The September 30, 2005 final rule also extended the deadline for submitting public comments on the interim final rule from October 11, 2005 until November 14, 2005. This final rule further delays the effective date of certain provisions of the interim final rule from November 14, 2005 until January 31, 2006. This delay in effective date is necessary to provide additional time for EDA to consider comments received concerning certain provisions of the interim final rule, as well for EDA to address matters pertaining to the effective implementation of the interim final rule. Capitalized terms used but not otherwise defined in this final rule have the meanings ascribed to them in the interim final rule.
Notice of Petitions by Producing Firms for Determination of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: 05-22528
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-14
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
Economic Development Administration Reauthorization Act of 2004 Implementation; Comprehensive Review of Information Collections
Document Number: 05-22513
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-14
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
The Economic Development Administration (``EDA''), as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, provides the general public and other federal agencies with an opportunity to comment on proposed and current collections of information in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.). EDA has published an interim final rule (70 FR 47002) revising its regulations to reflect the amendments made to EDA's authorizing statute, the Public Works and Economic Development Act of 1965 (``PWEDA''), by the Economic Development Administration Reauthorization Act of 2004 (the ``2004 Act''). With limited exceptions, the interim final rule became effective on October 1, 2005. EDA is currently conducting a comprehensive review of its forms and other information collections to ensure that they correspond with the 2004 Act and with the interim final rule. EDA is soliciting public comments on the collections of information contained in this notice.
Announcement of Performance Review Board Members
Document Number: 05-21854
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-02
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
This notice announces the names of new and existing members of the Economic Development Administration's Performance Review Board.
Notice of Petitions by Producing Firms for Determination of Eligibility to Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: 05-21181
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-24
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
Economic Development Administration Reauthorization Act of 2004 Implementation; Regulatory Revision
Document Number: 05-19705
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-09-30
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
On August 11, 2005, the Economic Development Administration (``EDA'') published an interim final rule in the Federal Register. This final rule delays the effective date of certain provisions in the interim final rule from October 1, 2005 until November 14, 2005. This final rule also extends the deadline for submitting public comments on the interim final rule from October 11, 2005 until November 14, 2005. The delay in effective date and the extension of the public comment period are necessary to provide additional time for the submission of public comments and to allow for EDA's additional consideration of matters pertaining to the effective implementation of the interim final rule. Capitalized terms used but not otherwise defined in this final rule have the meanings ascribed to them in the interim final rule.
Notice of Petitions by Producing Firms for Determination of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: 05-18685
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-09-20
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
Notice of Petitions by Producing Firms for Determination of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: 05-16892
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-08-25
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
Economic Development Administration Reauthorization Act of 2004 Implementation; Public Hearing
Document Number: 05-15471
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-08-11
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
In connection with the promulgation of its Interim Final Rule (the ``IFR''), also published in this separate part, the Economic Development Administration (``EDA'') will hold a public hearing to receive public comments on the IFR.
Economic Development Administration Reauthorization Act of 2004 Implementation; Regulatory Revision
Document Number: 05-15470
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-08-11
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
On October 27, 2004, President Bush signed the Economic Development Administration Reauthorization Act of 2004 (the ``2004 Act'') into law. The Economic Development Administration (``EDA'') publishes this interim final rule to reflect the amendments made to EDA's authorizing statute, the Public Works and Economic Development Act of 1965 (``PWEDA''), by the 2004 Act. In addition to tracking the statutory amendments to PWEDA, the interim final rule reflects EDA's current practices and policies in administering its economic development programs that have evolved since the promulgation of EDA's regulations. The interim final rule also reorders and re-titles certain parts of the existing regulations in a more logical sequence, expands the construction and use of defined terms, and presents information to the reader in a more concise and overall user-friendly format.
Notice of Petitions by Producing Firms for Determination of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: 05-14679
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
National Technical Assistance: Research and Evaluation Program
Document Number: 05-14158
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-19
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
The mission of EDA is to lead the Federal economic development agenda by promoting innovation and competitiveness, preparing American regions for growth and success in the worldwide economy. Through the Research and Evaluation program, EDA will work towards fulfilling its mission by funding research and technical assistance projects to promote competitiveness and innovation in urban and rural regions throughout the United States and its territories. By working in conjunction with its research partners, EDA will help States, local and tribal governments and community-based organizations to achieve their highest economic potential. Pursuant to its Research and Evaluation program, EDA is soliciting competitive proposals for the following project: Addressing Competitiveness and Innovation in Rural U.S. RegionsDeveloping and Analyzing Rural Clusters of Innovation and Linking Rural and Metropolitan Regions.
Notice of Petitions by Producing Firms for Determination of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: 05-12894
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-30
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
Notice of Petitions by Producing Firms for Determination of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: 05-10862
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-01
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; Petition by a Firm for Certification of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: 05-9542
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-13
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
The Department of Commerce, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)) and as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections.
Notice of Petitions by Producing Firms for Determination of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: 05-8755
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-03
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
Revolving Loan Fund Reporting Requirements
Document Number: 05-8364
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-27
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
The Department of Commerce, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)).
Notice of Petitions by Producing Firms for Determination of Eligibility to Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: 05-7001
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-08
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
Notice of Petitions by Producing Firms for Determination of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: 05-3644
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-25
Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration