Department of Defense January 5, 2017 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Publication of the Manual for Courts-Martial, United States (2016 ed.) and Updated Supplementary Materials
Document Number: 2016-32010
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-05
Agency: Department of Defense, Office of the Secretary
The JSC announces the publication of the MCM and updates to the Supplementary Materials accompanying the MCM.
Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2016-31934
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-05
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Army
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Office of Administrative Assistant to the Secretary of the Army (OAA- RPA) announces a proposed public information collection and seeks public comment on the provisions thereof. Comments are invited on: 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; the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and 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.
Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2016-31929
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-05
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Army
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Office of the Surgeon General, United States Medical Command (MEDCOM) announces a proposed public information collection and seeks public comment on the provisions thereof. Comments are invited on: 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; the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and 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.
Department of Defense Personnel Security Program Regulation
Document Number: 2016-31756
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-01-05
Agency: Department of Defense, Office of the Secretary
This final rule removes DoD's regulation concerning personnel security. The codified rule is outdated and no longer accurate or applicable as written. The rule does not impose obligations on members of the public that are not already imposed by statute. It paraphrases and summarizes relevant sources of law and does not substantively deviate from them.
DoD Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Program
Document Number: 2016-31686
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-01-05
Agency: Department of Defense, Office of the Secretary
This part revises the Department of Defense (DoD) Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) regulation to implement the FOIA and incorporate the provisions of the OPEN Government Act of 2007 and the FOIA Improvement Act of 2016. This part promotes uniformity in the Department of Defense (DoD) FOIA Program. It takes precedence over all DoD Component issuances that supplement and implement the DoD FOIA Program.