Department of Defense June 2005 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Notice of the Defense Acquisition Performance Assessment Project-Open Meeting; Correction
Document Number: 05-12812
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-29
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
The Defense Acquisition Performance Assessment Project published a notice of Open Meeting in the Federal Register of June 23, 2005. The document cited a General Information section that should be removed and incorrect contact telephone numbers.
Revised Non-Foreign Overseas Per Diem Rates
Document Number: 05-12771
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-29
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
The Per Diem, Travel and Transportation Allowance Committee is publishing Civilian Personnel Per Diem Bulletin Number 241. This bulletin lists revisions in the per diem rates prescribed for U.S. Government employees for official travel in Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, the Northern Mariana Islands and Possessions of the United States. AEA changes announced in Bulletin Number 194 remain in effect. Bulletin Number 241 is being published in the Federal Register to assure that travelers are paid per diem at the most current rates.
Waiver of 10 U.S.C. 2534 for Certain Defense Items Produced in the United Kingdom
Document Number: 05-12747
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-29
Agency: Department of Defense
The Under Secretary of Defense (Acquisition, Technology, and Logistics) is waiving the limitation of 10 U.S.C. 2534 for certain defense items produced in the United Kingdom (UK). 10 U.S.C. 2534 limits DoD procurement of certain items to sources in the national technology and industrial base. The waiver will permit procurement of items enumerated from sources in the UK, unless otherwise restricted by statute.
Availability of Draft General Reevaluation Report and Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for the Poplar Island Environmental Restoration Project, Talbot County, MD
Document Number: C5-12307
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-28
Agency: Department of Defense, Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation, Department of the Army, Department of the Army, Corps of Engineers, Engineers Corps, Army Department
Intent to Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement on an Application for a Department of the Army Permit Under Section 404 of the Clean Water Act by the Angelina & Neches River Authority for the Construction of Lake Columbia, a Proposed 10,000-Surface-Acre Water Supply Reservoir in Smith and Cherokee Counties, TX
Document Number: 05-12705
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-28
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Army, Corps of Engineers, Engineers Corps, Army Department
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Forth Worth District (USACE) has received an application for a Department of the Army permit under Section 404 of the Clean Water Act (CWA) from the Angelina & Neches River Authority (ANRA) to construct Lake Columbia. In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA0 of 1969 (42 U.S.C. 4321 et seq.), the USACE has determined that issuance of such a permit may have a significant impact on the quality of the human environment and, therefore, requires the preparation of an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS). The USACE intends to prepare an EIS to assess the environmental, social, and economic effects of issuances of a Department of the Army permit under Section 404 of the CWA for discharges of dredged and fill material into waters of the United States (U.S.) associated with the construction of the proposed water supply reservoir. In the EIS, the USACE will assess potential impacts associated with a range of alternatives.
Intent to Prepare a Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Success Dam Seismic Remediation Project, CA
Document Number: 05-12704
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-28
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Army, Corps of Engineers, Engineers Corps, Army Department
Pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, as amended, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Sacramento District (Corps), intends to prepare a Draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Federal action to remediate seismic dam safety concerns at the Lake Success Project located on the Tule River, near Porterville, CA. The proposed action is being conducted through the Corps' Dam Safety Assurance Program for the evaluation of existing dams.
Submission for OMB review; Comment Request
Document Number: 05-12507
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-24
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 05-12506
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-24
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
Notice of Availability of Government-Owned Inventions; Available for Licensing
Document Number: 05-12494
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-24
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Navy, Navy Department
The inventions listed below are assigned to the United States Government, as represented by the Secretary of the Navy and are available for licensing by the Department of the Navy. U.S. Patent No. 6,879,011 entitled ``Magnetically Shielded Circuit Board'' and U.S. Patent Application No. 11/108,150 entitled ``Method for Field Calibrating an Ion Spectrometer''.
Notice of Availability of Government-Owned Inventions; Available for Licensing
Document Number: 05-12493
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-24
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Navy, Navy Department
The inventions listed below are assigned to the United States Government, as represented by the Secretary of the Navy and are available for licensing by the Department of the Navy. U.S. Patent No. 6,903,676 entitled ``Integrated Radar, Optical Surveillance, and Sighting System'', U.S. Patent No. 6,902,316 entitled ``Non-Invasive Corrosion Sensor'', U.S. Patent Application No. 11/144,849 entitled ``Improved Pyrotechnic Thermite Composition'', and U.S. Patent Application No. 11/144,850 entitled ``Smokeless Flash Powder''.
Notice of Intent To Prepare a Supplement to the 2003 Environmental Impact Statement for Introduction of the F/A-18 E/F (Super Hornet) Aircraft to the East Coast of the United States
Document Number: 05-12486
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-24
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Navy, Navy Department
Pursuant to section (102)(2)(c) of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) of 1969, and the regulations implemented by the Council on Environmental Quality (40 CFR parts 1500-1508), the Department of the Navy (Navy) intends to prepare a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (SEIS) for the Introduction of the F/A- 18 E/F Super Hornet Aircraft to the East Coast of the United States. The SEIS will provide additional analysis of the environmental consequences associated with the construction and operation of an Outlying Landing Field (OLF) to support Field Carrier Landing Practice (FCLP) operations of Super Hornet squadrons stationed at Naval Air Station (NAS) Oceana, Virginia, and Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Cherry Point, North Carolina.
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 05-12482
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-24
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
United States Marine Corps Restricted Area; Broad River and Beaufort River and tributaries, Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, South Carolina
Document Number: 05-12461
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-06-23
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Army, Corps of Engineers, Engineers Corps, Army Department
The Corps of Engineers is proposing regulations to establish a restricted area around the Marine Corps Recruit Depot (MCRD), Parris Island, South Carolina including areas within the Broad River, the Beaufort River, Battery Creek, Archers Creek, Ballast Creek and Ribbon Creek in the vicinity of the Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, South Carolina. The MCRD restricted area will surround Parris Island and Horse Island and the causeways in between. The purpose of these regulations is to provide effective security in the vicinity of the Marine Corps Recruit Depot.
Notice; Meeting of the Independent Review Panel To Study the Relationships Between Military Department General Counsels and Judge Advocates General-Open Meeting
Document Number: 05-12428
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-23
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), Public Law 96-463, notice is hereby given that the Independent Review Panel to Study the Relationships between Military Department General Counsels and Judge Advocates General will hold an open meeting at the Hilton Crystal City, 2399 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, Virginia 22202, on July 7-8, 2005, from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Purpose: The Panel will meet on July 7-8, 2005, from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., to conduct deliberations concerning the relationships between the legal elements of their respective Military Departments. These sessions will be open to the public, subject to the availability of space. In keeping with the spirit of FACA, the Panel welcomes written comments concerning its work from the public at any time. Interested citizens are encouraged to attend the sessions.
Establishment of the Defense Acquisition Performance Assessment Project
Document Number: 05-12425
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-23
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
The Defense Acquisition Performance Assessment Project is being established in consonance with the public interest and in accordance with the provisions of Pub. L. 92-463, the ``Federal Advisory Committee Act,'' title 5 U.S.C., Appendix 2. The Project will provide to the Secretary of Defense recommendations on how the Department of Defense, in general, and other services can improve the performance of the Defense Acquisition System for major programs. The recommendations will inform the 2006 Quadrennial Defense Review and form the basis of an implementation action plan. The Project will consist of a balanced membership of six members who are eminent authorities in the field of Defense acquisition.
Notice of the Defense Acquisition Performance Assessment Project-Open Meeting
Document Number: 05-12424
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-23
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), Public Law 96-463, notice is hereby given that the Defense Acquisition Performance Assessment (DAPA) Project will hold an open meeting at the Anteon Conference Center, 1560 Wilson Blvd., Suite 400, Arlington, VA 22209, on July 15, 2005 from 9 to 12 noon. Purpose: The Panel will meet on July 15, 2005, from 9 a.m. until 12 noon, and this session will be open to the public, subject to the availability of space. Any interested citizens are encouraged to attend.
Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects
Document Number: 05-12394
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-06-23
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs, Department of Transportation, National Science Foundation, Agencies and Commissions, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Department of Justice, Department of Health and Human Services, Environmental Protection Agency, Department of Energy, Department of Education, Department of Defense, Consumer Product Safety Commission, Department of Commerce, Department of Agriculture, Agency for International Development
The agencies listed in this document are amending the Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects, which was published in the Federal Register on June 18, 1991, to change all references to the Office for Protection from Research Risks (OPRR) to the Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP); revise the footnote found at the end of Sec. .101(i) by deleting references to research involving fetuses, pregnant women, or human in vitro fertilization and subpart B of 45 CFR part 46; and update the Control Number for the approval by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) of the information collection requirements of this Federal Policy.
Military Police Investigations
Document Number: 05-12310
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-06-22
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Army, Army Department
The Department of the Army is publishing our rule concerning military police investigations. The regulation prescribes policies and procedures on types and categories of offenses investigated by Military Police and DA Civilian detectives/ investigators.
Availability of Non-Exclusive, Exclusive License or Partially Exclusive Licensing of U.S. Patent Concerning Method and Apparatus for Making Body Heating and Cooling Garments
Document Number: 05-12309
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-22
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Army, Army Department
In accordance with 37 CFR Part 404.6, announcement is made of the availability for licensing of U.S. Patent No. US 6,901,608 B2 entitled ``Method and Apparatus for Making Body Heating and Cooling Garments'' issued June 7, 2005. This patent has been assigned to the United States Government as represented by the Secretary of the Army.
Availability for Non-Exclusive, Exclusive, or Partially Exclusive Licensing of U.S. Provisional Patent Application Concerning Development of a Biosensor for Anthrax Therapeutics and Diagnostics
Document Number: 05-12308
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-22
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Army, Army Department
In accordance with 37 CFR 404.6 and 404.7, announcement is made of the availability for licensing of the invention set forth in U.S. Provisional Patent Application Serial No. 60/653,230 entitled ``Development of a Biosensor for Anthrax Therapeutics and Diagnostics, filed February 14, 2005. The United States Government, as represented by the Secretary of the Army, has rights in this invention.
Availability of Draft General Reevaluation Report and Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for the Poplar Island Environmental Restoration Project, Talbot County, MD
Document Number: 05-12307
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-22
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Army, Corps of Engineers, Engineers Corps, Army Department
In accordance with the requirements of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Baltimore District has prepared a Draft General Reevaluation Report (GRR) and Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (SEIS) for the Poplar Island Environmental Restoration Project (PIERP) to evaluate the vertical and/or lateral expansion of the PIERP, design modifications to the existing project, the addition of recreational/ educational opportunities to the existing project, and the potential to accept dredged material from additional channels not specified in the 1996 EIS for the existing project. The preferred alternative includes a northern lateral expansion consisting of approximately 575 acres, of which 60% will be wetland habitat and 40% upland habitat; construction of a 5-ft vertical raising of the existing upland Cells 2 and 6 at the PIERP; amending the existing project authorization and Project Cooperation Agreement (PCA) to include the placement of dredged material from the southern approach channels to the Chesapeake and Delaware (C&D) Canal and other small Federal navigation projects; incorporation of design modifications required for the completion of the existing project, and development of recreational and educational enhancements for the PIERP. The Corps is making the Draft integrated GRR/SEIS available to the public for a 45- day review and comment period.
Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) Program Subcommittee
Document Number: 05-12305
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-22
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Army, Army Department
In accordance with Section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C., App. 2), announcement is made of the following Committee meeting:
Announce Public Meeting of the Defense Advisory Committee on Military Compensation
Document Number: 05-12244
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-22
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
Name of Committee: The Defense Advisory Committee on Military Compensation (DACMC). Committee Membership: Chairman: ADM (Ret) Donald L. Pilling. Members: Dr. John P. White; Gen (Ret) Lester L. Lyles; Mr. Frederic W. Cook; Dr. Walter Oi; Dr. Martin Anderson; and Mr. Joseph E. Jannotta. General Function of the Committee: The Committee will provide the Secretary of Defense, through the Under Secretary of Defense (Personnel and Readiness), with assistance and advice on matters pertaining to military compensation. The Committee will examine what types of military compensation and benefits are the most effective for meeting the needs of the Nation. Date and Time: Wednesday, July 20, 2005, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. (morning session) and 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. (afternoon session). Location: Crystal City Hilton, 2399 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, VA 22202. Contact Person: Mr. Terry Mintz, Designated Federal Official, Defense Advisory Committee on Military Compensation, 2521 S. Clark Street, Arlington, VA 22202. Telephone (703) 699-2700. Agenda: On July 20, 2005, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., the Committee will discuss various aspects of the military pay and benefits system, specifically concerning issues identified during fact-finding briefings conducted at the June meeting. Procedure: Public participation in Committee discussions at this meeting will not be permitted. Written submissions of data, information, and views may be sent to the Committee's contact person at the address shown. Submissions be received by close of business July 15, 2005. Persons attending are advised that the Committee is not responsible for providing access to electrical outlets.
Federal Acquisition Regulation; Past Performance Evaluation of Orders
Document Number: 05-12183
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-06-21
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Department of Defense
The Civilian Agency Acquisition Council and the Defense Acquisition Regulations Council (Councils) are proposing to amend the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) to require past performance evaluation of certain orders, and to ensure that subcontracting management is addressed during evaluation of a contractor's past performance.
Federal Acquisition Regulation; Submission for OMB Review; Bankruptcy
Document Number: 05-12182
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-21
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Department of Defense
Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Secretariat has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve an extension of a currently approved information collection requirement concerning bankruptcy. A request for public comments was published in the Federal Register at 70 FR 24403, May 9, 2005. No comments were received. Public comments are particularly invited on: Whether this collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of functions of the FAR, and whether it will have practical utility; whether our estimate of the public burden of this collection of information is accurate, and based on valid assumptions and methodology; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and ways in which we can minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, through the use of appropriate technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology.
Federal Acquisition Regulation; Submission for OMB Review; Economic Price Adjustment
Document Number: 05-12181
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-21
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Department of Defense
Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Secretariat has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve an extension of a currently approved information collection requirement concerning economic price adjustment. A request for public comments was published in the Federal Register at 70 FR 24773 on May 11, 2005. No comments were received. Public comments are particularly invited on: Whether this collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of functions of the FAR, and whether it will have practical utility; whether our estimate of the public burden of this collection of information is accurate, and based on valid assumptions and methodology; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and ways in which we can minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, through the use of appropriate technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology.
Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement; Geographic Use of the Term “United States”
Document Number: 05-12100
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-06-21
Agency: Department of Defense
DoD is amending the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) to standardize the use of the term ``United States'' and associated geographic terms, in accordance with definitions found in the Federal Acquisition Regulation.
Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement; Combating Trafficking in Persons
Document Number: 05-12099
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-06-21
Agency: Department of Defense
DoD is proposing to amend the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) to implement policy prohibiting activities on the part of DoD contractor employees that support or promote trafficking in persons.
Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement; Describing Agency Needs
Document Number: 05-12098
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-06-21
Agency: Department of Defense
DoD is proposing to amend the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) to update text on the use of specifications, standards, and data item descriptions in solicitations and contracts. This proposed rule is a result of a transformation initiative undertaken by DoD to dramatically change the purpose and content of the DFARS.
Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement; Contractor Insurance/Pension Reviews
Document Number: 05-12097
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-06-21
Agency: Department of Defense
DoD is proposing to amend the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) to update text on Government review of contractor insurance programs, pension plans, and other deferred compensation plans. This proposed rule is a result of a transformation initiative undertaken by DoD to dramatically change the purpose and content of the DFARS.
Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement; Construction Contracting
Document Number: 05-12096
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-06-21
Agency: Department of Defense
DoD is proposing to amend the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) to update policy on contracting for construction services. This proposed rule is a result of a transformation initiative undertaken by DoD to dramatically change the purpose and content of the DFARS.
Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement; Technical Amendments
Document Number: 05-12095
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-06-21
Agency: Department of Defense
DoD is making technical amendments to a Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement clause addressing unique identification and valuation of items delivered under DoD contracts. The amendments clarify cross-references and correct an Internet address.
Meeting Notice
Document Number: 05-12085
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-20
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
A meeting of the Board has been scheduled to execute the provisions of Chapter 74, Title 10, United States Code (10 U.S.C. 1464 et. seq.), The Board shall review DoD actuarial methods and assumptions to be used in the valuation of the Military Retirement System. Persons desiring to: (1) attend the DoD Retirement Board of Actuaries meeting, or (2) make an oral presentation or submit a written statement for consideration at the meeting, must notify Inger Pettygrove at (703) 696-7413 by July 8, 2005. Notice of this meeting is required under the Federal Advisory Committee Act.
36(b)(1) Arms Sales Notification
Document Number: 05-12082
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-20
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
The Department of Defense is publishing the unclassified text of a section 36(b)(1) arms sales notification. This is published to fulfill the requirements of section 155 of Pub. L. 104-164 dated July 1996.
Revised Non-Foreign Overseas Per Diem Rates
Document Number: 05-12081
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-20
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
The Per Diem, Travel and Transportation Allowance Committee is publishing Civilian Personnel Per Diem Bulletin Number 240. This bulletin lists revisions in the per diem rates prescribed for U.S. Government employees for official travel in Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, the Northern Mariana Islands and Possessions of the United States. AEA changes announced in Bulletin Number 194 remain in effect. Bulletin Number 240 is being published in the Federal Register to assure that travelers are paid per diem at the most current rates.
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 05-12069
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-20
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 05-12068
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-20
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Army, Army Department
Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 05-12067
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-20
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Army, Army Department
Proposed Collection; Comment request
Document Number: 05-12066
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-20
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Army, Army Department
Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 05-12065
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-20
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Army, Army Department
Notice of Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 05-12064
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-20
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Navy, Navy Department
The Navy Recruiting Command announces a proposed extension of an approved public information collection and seeks public comment on the provisions thereof. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the information collection on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology.
Notice of Availability of Government-Owned Inventions; Available for Licensing
Document Number: 05-11932
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-17
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of Navy, Navy Department
The inventions listed below are assigned to the United States Government as represented by the Secretary of the Navy and are available for licensing by the Department of the Navy. U.S Patent Number 6,233,740 entitled ``Aircrew Integrated Recovery Survival Vest'', Navy Case Number 79737, Inventors Meyers et al., Issue date May 22, 2001/U.S. Patent Number 6,485,142 entitled ``Artificial Human Eye and Test Apparatus'', Navy Case Number 75094, Inventors Sheehy et al., Issued date November 26, 2002/ U.S. Patent Number 6,598,802 entitled ``Effervescent Liquid Fine Mist Apparatus and Method'', Navy Case Number 83122, Inventor Wolfe, Issue date July 29, 2003/ U.S. Patent Number 6,240,742 entitled ``Modular Portable Air Conditioning System'', Navy Case Number 79780, Inventor Kaufman, Issue date June 05, 2001/ U.S. Patent Number 6,241,164 entitled ``Effervescent Liquid Fine Mist Apparatus and Method'', Navy Case Number 82406, Inventor Wolfe, Issue date June 05, 2001/ U.S. Patent Number 6,669,764 entitled ``Pretreatment for Aluminum and Aluminum Alloys'', Navy Case 84378, Inventors Matzdorf et al., Issue date December 30, 2003/ U.S. Patent Number 6,663,700 entitled ``Post-treatment for Metal Coated Substrates'', Navy Case Number 84379, Inventors Matzdorf et al., Issue date December 16, 2003/ Navy Case Number 95892 entitled ``Improved Corrosion Resistant Seal for Phosphoric Acid Anodize Coatings on Aluminum and its Alloys'', Inventors Matzdorf et al., Dated September 20, 2003/ Navy Case Number 96346 entitled ``Trivalent Chromium Conversion Coatings for Ferrous Alloys'', Inventors Matzdorf et al., Dated April 15, 2004/ Navy Case Number 96347 entitled ``Trivalent Chromium Conversion Coatings for Magnesium Alloys'', Inventor Matzdorf et al., Date April 15, 2004/ Navy Case Number 96343 entitled ``Trivalent Chromium/Zirconium Coatings for use on Metal Substrates, Masking Agents, Buffers, Solution Stabilizers, Inventors Matzdorf et al., Dated April 15, 2004/ Navy Case Number 97039 entitled ``High- Performance, Thin-Film Protective Coatings for Aluminum'', Inventors Matzdorf et al., Dated December 14, 2004.
Submission for OMB review; comment request
Document Number: 05-11895
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-16
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 05-11894
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-16
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Army, Army Department
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 05-11893
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-16
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
Privacy Act; Implementation
Document Number: 05-11814
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-06-15
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
The Office of the Secretary of Defense is exempting those records contained in DCIFA 01, entitled ``CIFA Operational and Analytical Records'' when an exemption has been previously claimed for the records in another Privacy Act system of records. The exemption will preserve the exempt status of the record when the purposes underlying the exemption for the original record is still valid and necessary to protect the contents of the record.
Federal Acquisition Regulation; Buy-Back of Assets
Document Number: 05-11643
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-06-13
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Department of Defense
The Civilian Agency Acquisition Council and the Defense Acquisition Regulations Council (Councils) are proposing to amend the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) by revising the contract cost principle regarding depreciation. The proposed rule adds language which addresses the allowability of depreciation costs of reacquired assets involved in a sales and leaseback arrangement.
Federal Acquisition Regulation; Information Collection; Payment by Electronic Fund Transfer
Document Number: 05-11642
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-13
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Department of Defense
Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Secretariat will be submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve an extension of a currently approved information collection requirement concerning payment by electronic fund transfer. This OMB clearance currently expires on September 30, 2005. Public comments are particularly invited on: Whether this collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of functions of the FAR, and whether it will have practical utility; whether our estimate of the public burden of this collection of information is accurate, and based on valid assumptions and methodology; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and ways in which we can minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, through the use of appropriate technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology.
Meeting of the Independent Review Panel To Study the Relationships Between Military Department General Counsels and Judge Advocates General-Open Meeting
Document Number: 05-11635
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-13
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), Public Law 96-463, notice is hereby given that the Independent Review Panel to Study the Relationships between Military Department General Counsels and Judge Advocates General will hold an open meeting at the Hilton Crystal City, 2399 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, Virginia 22202, on June 28-29, 2005, from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Purpose: The Panel will meet on June 28-29, 2005, from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., to hear testimony of current and former Defense Department officials and the public and to conduct deliberations concerning the relationships between the legal elements of their respective Military Departments. These sessions will be open to the public, subject to the availability of space. In keeping with the spirit of FACA, the Panel welcomes written comments concerning its work from the public at any time. Interested citizens are encouraged to attend the sessions.