Department of Defense March 2010 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

36(b)(1) Arms Sales Notification
Document Number: 2010-5463
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-12
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 to fulfill the requirements of section 155 of Public Law 104-164 dated 21 July 1996.
Meeting of the Defense Department Advisory Committee on Women in the Services (DACOWITS)
Document Number: 2010-5460
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-12
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
Pursuant to section 10(a), Public Law 92-463, as amended, notice is hereby given of a forthcoming meeting of the Defense Department Advisory Committee on Women in the Services (DACOWITS). The purpose of the meeting is for the Committee to vote on the findings and recommendations of the 2009 report. The meeting is open to the public, subject to the availability of space.
Defense Health Board (DHB) Meeting
Document Number: 2010-5457
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-12
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (5 U.S.C., Appendix as amended), the Sunshine in the Government Act of 1976 (5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended), and 41 CFR 102-3.150, and in accordance with section 10(a)(2) of Public Law, the Department of Defense Task Force on the Prevention of Suicide by Members of the Armed Forces will meet on April 12, 2010. Subject to the availability of space, the meeting is open to the public.
Inland Waterways Users Board
Document Number: 2010-5436
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-12
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Army, Corps of Engineers, Engineers Corps, Army Department
In Accordance with 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463), announcement is made of the forthcoming meeting.
Meeting of the Ocean Research and Resources Advisory Panel
Document Number: 2010-5403
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-12
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Navy, Navy Department
The Ocean Research and Resources Advisory Panel (ORRAP) will hold its first regularly scheduled meeting of the year. The meeting will be open to the public.
Process for Requesting a Variance From Vegetation Standards for Levees and Floodwalls
Document Number: 2010-5126
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-10
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Army, Corps of Engineers, Engineers Corps, Army Department
In the February 9, 2010 issue of the Federal Register (75 FR 6364), the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps), published its proposed update to its current process for requesting a variance from vegetation standards for levees and floodwalls for public comment. In that notice, the Corps stated that written comments must be submitted on or before March 11, 2010. Instructions for submitting comments are provided in the February 9, 2010, Federal Register notice. In response to several requests, the Corps has decided to extend the public comment period to April 25, 2010.
Federal Advisory Committee; Department of Defense Wage Committee; Meeting
Document Number: 2010-5099
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-10
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
Pursuant to the provisions of section 10 of Public Law 92-463, the Federal Advisory Committee Act, notice is hereby given that the Department of Defense Wage Committee will meet on April 6, 2010. The meeting is closed to the public.
Federal Advisory Committee; U.S. Nuclear Command and Control System Comprehensive Review Committee; Charter Termination
Document Number: 2010-5098
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-10
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
Under the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972, (5 U.S.C. Appendix, as amended), the Government in the Sunshine Act of 1976 (5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended), and title 41 of the CFR, the Department of Defense gives notice that it is terminating the charter for the U.S. Nuclear Command and Control System Comprehensive Review Committee.
Revised Non-Foreign Overseas Per Diem Rates
Document Number: 2010-5094
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-10
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
The Per Diem, Travel and Transportation Allowance Committee is publishing Civilian Personnel Per Diem Bulletin Number 266. 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 266 is being published in the Federal Register to assure that travelers are paid per diem at the most current rates.
Notice of Intent To Grant Exclusive Patent License; Distilled Solutions, LLC
Document Number: 2010-5089
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-10
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Navy, Navy Department
The Department of the Navy hereby gives notice of its intent to grant to Distilled Solutions, LLC a revocable, nonassignable, exclusive license to practice in the United States, the Government- owned invention described in U.S. Patent No. 6,893,540, entitled ``High Temperature Peltier Effect Water Distiller,'' issued May 17, 2005, Navy Case No. 82,363.
Information Collection Requirement; Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement; Notification Requirements for Critical Safety Items
Document Number: 2010-4990
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-09
Agency: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense
In compliance with section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), DoD announces the proposed extension of a public information collection requirement and seeks public comment on the provisions thereof. DoD invites comments on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of DoD, including whether the information will have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the 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 the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. The Office of Management and budget (OMB) has approved this information collection for use through March 31, 2010. DoD proposes that OMB extend its approval for these collections to expire three years after the approval date.
Meeting of the Uniform Formulary Beneficiary Advisory Panel
Document Number: 2010-4954
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-09
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
Under the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (5 U.S.C., Appendix) and the Government in the Sunshine Act of 1976 (5 U.S.C. 552b) the Department of Defense announces that the Uniform Formulary Beneficiary Advisory Panel (hereafter referred to as the Panel) will meet on March 25, 2010.
Privacy Act of 1974; Systems of Records
Document Number: 2010-4824
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-08
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
The Defense Logistics Agency proposes to delete a system of records notice in its existing inventory of records systems subject to the Privacy Act of 1974, (5 U.S.C. 552a), as amended.
Privacy Act of 1974; Systems of Records
Document Number: 2010-4822
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-08
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
The Defense Logistics Agency proposes to amend a system of records notice in its existing inventory of records systems subject to the Privacy Act of 1974, (5 U.S.C. 552a), as amended.
Privacy Act of 1974; Systems of Records
Document Number: 2010-4821
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-08
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
The Defense Logistics Agency proposes to amend a system of records notice in its existing inventory of records systems subject to the Privacy Act of 1974, (5 U.S.C. 552a), as amended.
Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records
Document Number: 2010-4819
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-08
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
The Defense Logistics Agency is proposing to amend a system of records notice in its existing inventory of record systems subject to the Privacy Act of 1974 (5 U.S.C. 552a), as amended.
Interim Change to the Military Freight Traffic Unified Rules Publication (MFTURP) No. 1
Document Number: 2010-4814
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-08
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Army, Army Department
The Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command (SDDC) is providing notice that it released an interim change to the MFTURP No. 1 on February 17, 2010. The interim change removes Motor Surveillance Service (MVS) from Item 107 and replaces Item 107 with Trailer Tracking Service (DCS). The change also updates Item 111, Satellite Motor Surveillance Service (SNS).
Certifications and Exemptions Under the International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea, 1972; Correction
Document Number: 2010-4666
Type: Rule
Date: 2010-03-08
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Navy, Navy Department
The Department of the Navy published a document in the Federal Register of February 12, 2010, concerning certifications and exemptions under the International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea, 1972 (72 COLREGS). The document contained an incorrect hull number.
Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement; Payment of Costs Prior to Definitization-Definition of Contract Action (DFARS Case 2009-D035)
Document Number: 2010-4731
Type: Rule
Date: 2010-03-05
Agency: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense
DoD is issuing an interim rule amending the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) to implement section 812 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2010 (Pub. L. 111-84, enacted October 28, 2009).
Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS); DFARS Case 2009-D017, Continuation of Essential Contractor Services
Document Number: 2010-4730
Type: Rule
Date: 2010-03-05
Agency: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense
DoD is issuing an interim rule amending the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) to add policy and a contract clause requiring that contractors providing essential contractor services, as determined by the requiring activity, shall be prepared to continue such services during periods of crisis.
Federal Acquisition Regulation; Submission for OMB Review; Contractor Use of Interagency Motor Pool Vehicles
Document Number: 2010-4655
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-05
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 Regulatory Secretariat will be submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve a reinstatement of a previously approved information collection requirement concerning contractor use of interagency motor pool vehicles. A request for public comments published in the Federal Register at 74 FR 62782, December 1, 2009. No comments were received.
Federal Acquisition Regulation; Information Collection; Examination of Records by Comptroller General and Contract Audit
Document Number: 2010-4590
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-05
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 Regulatory Secretariat will be submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve an extension of a previously approved information collection requirement concerning the examination of records by comptroller general and contract audit.
Defense Intelligence Agency Advisory Board; Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2010-4402
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-03
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
Pursuant to the provisions of subsection (d) of section 10 of Public Law 92-463, as amended by section 5 of Public Law 94-409, notice is hereby given that the Defense Intelligence Agency Advisory Board, will meet on March 22 and 23, 2010. The meeting is closed to the public.
Federal Acquisition Regulation; Submission for OMB Review; Subcontracting Plans/Individual Subcontract Report
Document Number: 2010-4398
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-03
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 Regulatory Secretariat will be submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve an extension of a previously approved information collection requirement concerning subcontracting plans/individual subcontract report. A request for public comments published in the Federal Register at 73 FR 21779 on April 22, 2008. No comments were received.
Federal Acquisition Regulation; Submission for OMB Review; Summary Subcontract Report
Document Number: 2010-4396
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-03
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 Regulatory Secretariat will be submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve an extension of a previously approved information collection requirement concerning summary subcontract report. A request for public comments published in the Federal Register at 73 FR 21779, on April 22, 2008. No comments were received.
Federal Acquisition Regulation; Information Collection; Notification of Ownership Changes
Document Number: 2010-4393
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-03
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 Regulatory Secretariat will be submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve an extension of a previously approved information collection requirement concerning notification of ownership changes.
Advisory Panel on Department of Defense Capabilities for Support of Civil Authorities After Certain Incidents
Document Number: 2010-4390
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-03
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
Under the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (5 U.S.C., Appendix, as amended), the Government in the Sunshine Act of 1976 (5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended), and 41 CFR 102-3.150, the Department of Defense announces that the Federal advisory committee meeting of the Advisory Panel on Department of Defense Capabilities for Support of Civil Authorities after Certain Incidents (hereinafter referred to as the Advisory Panel) will take place on March 17 and 18, 2010. Subject to the availability of space, the meeting is open to the public.
Reduction of Use of Social Security Numbers (SSN) in the Department of Defense (DoD)
Document Number: 2010-4290
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2010-03-03
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
This proposed rule establishes policy and assigns responsibilities for social security number (SSN) reduction in DoD. It incorporates Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness Directive-type Memorandum titled ``DoD Social Security Number (SSN) Reduction Plan.''
Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement; Safeguarding Unclassified Information (DFARS Case 2008-D028)
Document Number: 2010-4173
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2010-03-03
Agency: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense
DoD is seeking comments from Government and industry on potential changes to the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation
Defense Health Board (DHB) Meeting
Document Number: 2010-4300
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-02
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (5 U.S.C., Appendix as amended), the Sunshine in the Government Act of 1976 (5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended), and 41 CFR 102-3.150, and in accordance with section 10(a)(2) of Public Law, the Department of Defense Task Force on the Prevention of Suicide by Members of the Armed Forces, a subcommittee of the Defense Health Board (DHB), will meet on March 11, 2010. Subject to the availability of space, the meeting is open to the public.
Meeting of the Defense Policy Board
Document Number: 2010-4296
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-02
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
The Defense Policy Board will meet in closed session on March 18, 2010 from 0730 hrs until 1800 hrs and on March 19, 2010 from 0730 hrs until 1030 hrs at the Pentagon. The purpose of the meeting is to provide the Secretary of Defense, Deputy Secretary of Defense and Under Secretary of Defense for Policy with independent, informed advice on major matters of defense policy. The Board will hold classified discussions on national security matters. In accordance with Section 10(d) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, Public Law 92-463, as amended [5 U.S.C. App II (1982)], it has been determined that this meeting concerns matters listed in 5 U.S.C. 552B (c)(1)(1982), and that accordingly this meeting will be closed to the public.
Notice of Availability of a Final General Conformity Determination and Record of Decision for the Middle Harbor Redevelopment Project, Port of Long Beach, Los Angeles County, CA
Document Number: 2010-4274
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-02
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Army, Corps of Engineers, Engineers Corps, Army Department
In April 2009, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Los Angeles District, Regulatory Division (Corps) in coordination with the Port of Long Beach (POLB) completed and published a joint Final Environmental Impact Statement/Environmental Impact Report (EIS/EIR) for the Middle Harbor Redevelopment Project (Project) in the POLB, including a Draft General Conformity Determination, for the Federal action associated with the Project. Comments were received on the Final EIS and Draft General Conformity Determination until May 3, 2009. A General Conformity Determination was required because Project construction would require Federal action (i.e., issuance of a Corps permit for work and structures in and over navigable waters and discharges of fill into waters of the U.S.) and not all the Federal action's direct and indirect air emissions would be below specified de minimis thresholds (40 CFR 93.153(b)). On February 23, 2010, the Corps completed its environmental review and made a Final General Conformity Determination, executed the Record of Decision (ROD), and issued a Standard Individual Permit for the Federal action associated with the Project, pursuant to Section 404 of the Clean Water Act and Section 10 of the River and Harbor Act. The Corps considered and responded to all comments received in making the Final General Conformity Determination, executing the ROD, and issuing the Corps permit. The public can request copies of the Final General Conformity Determination document or the
Notice of Cancellation of Open Meeting of the Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Executive Panel
Document Number: 2010-4190
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-01
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Navy, Navy Department
The Department of the Navy published a document in the Federal Register (75 FR 7453) of February 19, 2010, announcing The CNO Executive Panel was scheduled to meet on March 11, 2010, to deliberate on the findings and proposed recommendations of the Subcommittee on Improved Concept Generation Development. The meeting has been canceled.
36(b)(1) Arms Sales Notification
Document Number: 2010-4134
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-01
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 to fulfill the requirements of section 155 of Public Law 104-164 dated 21 July 1996.
Federal Advisory Committee; Advisory Council on Dependents' Education; Open Meeting
Document Number: 2010-4133
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-01
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
Under the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (5 U.S.C., Appendix, as amended), the Government in the Sunshine Act of 1976 (5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended), and 41 CFR 102-3.150, the Department of Defense announces that the Advisory Council on Dependents' Education will meet on April 30, 2010, in Wiesbaden, Germany. Subject to the availability of space, the meeting is open to the public.
Renewal of Department of Defense Federal Advisory Committee; Ocean Research Advisory Panel
Document Number: 2010-4130
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-01
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
Under the provisions of 10 U.S.C. 7903, the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972, (5 U.S.C. Appendix, as amended), the Government in the Sunshine Act of 1976 (5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended), and 41 CFR 102-3.50, the Department of Defense gives notice that it is renewing the charter for the Ocean Research Advisory Panel (hereafter referred to as the Panel).
Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records
Document Number: 2010-4129
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-01
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
The Defense Logistics Agency is proposing to amend a system of records notice in its existing inventory of record systems subject to the Privacy Act of 1974 (5 U.S.C. 552a), as amended.
Intent To Prepare a Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Everglades Restoration Transition Plan-Phase 1
Document Number: 2010-4116
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-01
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Army, Corps of Engineers, Engineers Corps, Army Department
The Jacksonville District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers intends to prepare a Draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Everglades Restoration Transition Plan (ERTP)Phase 1. The ERTP will supersede the 2006 IOP for the Cape Sable Seaside Sparrow which currently regulates operations for Central & South Florida (C&SF) project features in the south Dade area. The ERTP Phase 1 aims to implement operational flexibilities based on multi-species management. This project is ``phase 1'' in anticipation of subsequent operational modifications that will be needed to move towards Everglades restoration. Development of the plan will include evaluation of relevant new species information and hydrological data. The ERTP Draft EIS will evaluate the anticipated affects of implementation of operations to support the recommendations of the U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) Biological Opinion.
Submission for OMB Review; Information Regarding Responsibility Matters
Document Number: 2010-4057
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-01
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 Regulatory Secretariat will be submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve a new information collection requirement regarding Information Regarding Responsibility Matters.
Information Assurance Scholarship Program (IASP)
Document Number: 2010-3993
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2010-03-01
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Defense
This proposed rule proposes to add a part to DoD regulations to implement policy, responsibilities and procedures for executing an information assurance scholarship and grant program, known as the DoD Information Assurance Scholarship Program (IASP).
Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement; Additional Requirements Applicable to Multiyear Contracts (DFARS Case 2008-D023)
Document Number: 2010-2703
Type: Rule
Date: 2010-03-01
Agency: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense
DoD is issuing this interim rule amending the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) to implement Section 811 of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2008. Section 811 is applicable to multiyear contracts for the procurement of major systems of DoD. This interim rule also implements section 8008 of the Fiscal Year 2007 Defense Appropriations Act, and the same language in subsequent DoD appropriations acts. Section 8008 specifically