Navy Department October 2008 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed Acquisition of Lands and Establishment of Airspace Contiguous to the Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center, Twentynine Palms, CA
Document Number: E8-25845
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-10-30
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Navy, Navy Department
Pursuant to section (102)(2)(c) of the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (42 U.S.C. 4332(2)(c)), as implemented by the Council on Environmental Quality Regulations (40 CFR parts 1500-1508), the Department of the Navy announces its intent to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) to study alternatives for meeting Marine Corps Marine Expeditionary Brigade (MEB) sustained, combined arms, live-fire and maneuver training requirements. The proposed action is to request the withdrawal of federal public lands, acquire state and privately owned lands, and to seek the establishment of Special Use Airspace with the effect of expanding the Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center (MCAGCC), Twentynine Palms, California. The Department of the Navy will prepare the EIS in cooperation with the Bureau of Land Management and Federal Aviation Administration.
Payments of Amounts Due Mentally Incompetent Members of the Naval Service
Document Number: E8-25675
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-10-29
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Navy, Navy Department
The Department of the Navy amends its rules to update existing sections relating to the authority and procedures to designate trustees for Navy and Marine Corps service members who have been determined to be mentally incompetent pursuant to 37 U.S.C. Chapter 11. The amendments will comport with current policy reflected in Chapter XIV of the Manual of the Judge Advocate General (JAGMAN).
Notice of Meeting of the Ocean Research and Resources Advisory Panel
Document Number: E8-25672
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-10-28
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Navy, Navy Department
The Ocean Research and Resources Advisory Panel (ORRAP) will meet to finalize the content of the ORRAP administration transition document. The meeting will be open to the public.
Notice of Intent To Grant Exclusive Patent License; Vista Leak Detection, Inc.
Document Number: E8-25669
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-10-28
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Navy, Navy Department
The Department of the Navy hereby gives notice of its intent to grant to Vista Leak Detection, Inc., a revocable, nonassignable, exclusive license to practice in the field of use of tank leak detection for industrial markets in the United States and certain foreign countries, for the Government-owned invention described in U.S. Patent No. 7,143,634 and 7,143,635 and any continuations, divisionals or re-issues thereof.
Notice of Meeting of the Ocean Research and Resources Advisory Panel
Document Number: E8-25666
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-10-28
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Navy, Navy Department
The Ocean Research and Resources Advisory Panel (ORRAP) will hold its third regularly scheduled meeting of the year. The meeting will be open to the public.
Notice of Closed Meeting of the Chief of Naval Operations Executive Panel
Document Number: E8-25541
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-10-27
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Navy, Navy Department
The Department of the Navy published a document in the Federal Register on October 2, 2008, announcing a closed meeting of the Chief of Naval Operations Executive Panel. The original publication contained incorrect information.
Certifications and Exemptions Under the International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea, 1972
Document Number: E8-25426
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-10-24
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Navy, Navy Department
The Department of the Navy is amending its certifications and exemptions under the International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea, 1972 (72 COLREGS), to reflect that the Deputy Assistant Judge Advocate General (Admiralty and Maritime Law) of the Navy has determined that USS GEORGE H. W. BUSH (CVN 77) is a vessel of the Navy which, due to its special construction and purpose, cannot comply fully with certain provisions of the 72 COLREGS without interfering with its special function as a naval ship. The intended effect of this rule is to warn mariners in waters where 72 COLREGS apply.
Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement for the Disposal and Reuse of Naval Air Station (NAS) Brunswick, ME, and Notice of Public Scoping Meetings
Document Number: E8-25424
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-10-24
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, as implemented by the Council on Environmental Quality regulations (40 CFR Parts 1500-1508), the Department of the Navy (DON) announces its intent to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) to evaluate the potential environmental consequences of the disposal and reuse of NAS Brunswick, Maine, per Public Law 101-510, the Defense Base Closure and Realignment Act of 1990, as amended in 2005 (BRAC Law). Potential impacts associated with reuse of NAS Brunswick, including changes in aviation, housing, school system, traffic patterns, and environmental remediation will be evaluated and will contribute to the alternatives considered.
Notice of Availability of Government-Owned Inventions; Available for Licensing
Document Number: E8-25277
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-10-23
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Navy, Navy Department
The Department of the Navy hereby gives notice of the availability of exclusive or partially exclusive licenses to practice worldwide under the following pending patents. Any license granted shall comply with 35 U.S.C. 209 and 37 CFR part 404. Applications will be evaluated utilizing the following criteria: (1) Ability to manufacture and market the technology; (2) manufacturing and marketing ability; (3) time required to bring technology to market and production rate; (4) royalties; (5) technical capabilities; and (6) small business status. Patent application Serial Number 11/700,970 ``INTERIM DENTAL DRESSING AND RESTORATIVE MATERIAL'' filed 1/24/2007; 11/726,203 ``METHOD FOR THE DETECTION OF TARGET MOLECULES BY FLUORESCENCE POLARIZATION USING PEPTIDE MIMICS'' filed on 3/13/2007; 11/789,122 ``RECOMBINANT ANTIGENS FOR DIAGNOSIS AND PREVENTION OF MURINE TYPHUS'' filed on 4/19/2007; 11/800,955 ``SECRETED CAMPYLOBACTER FLAGELLA COREGULATED PROTEINS AS IMMUNOGENS'' filed on 5/8/2007; 11/800,948 ``MULTIFUNCTIONAL BLOOD SUBSTITUTE (MBS)'' filed on 5/8/2007; 11/ 881,498 ``RECOMBINANT ANTIGENS FOR DIAGNOSIS AND PREVENTION OF MURINE TYPHUS (Murine typhus Ompb derived An and K fragments (similar to r56))'' filed on 7/27/2007; 11/839,922 ``VASCULAR SHUNT CREATED FROM PTFE (POLYTETRAFLUOROETHYLENE) OR OTHER NOVEL NON-COAGULATIVE MATERIALS'' filed on 8/16/2007; 11/842,438 ``METHODS FOR PROTECTING AGAINST LETHAL INFECTION WITH BACILLUS ANTHRACIS'' filed on 8/21/2007; 11/876,997 ``ORIENTIA TSUTSUGAMUSHI TRUNCATED RECOMBINANT OUTER MEMBRANE PROTEIN (r47 AND r57) VACCINES DIAGNOSTICS AND THERAPEUTICS FOR SCRUB TYPHUS AND HIV INFECTIONS'' filed on 10/23/2007; 11/982,488 ``DENGUE DNA OR PIV-LAV PRIME-BOOST VACCINATION AGAINST DENGUE VIRUS INFECTION'' filed on 11/2 /2007; 11/942,402 ``METHODS FOR PROTECTION AGAINST LETHAL INFECTION WITH BACILLUS ANTHRACIS'' filed on 11/19/2007; 11/942,343 ``METHODS FOR PROTECTION AGAINST LETHAL INFECTION WITH BACILLUS ANTHRACIS'' filed on 11/19/2007; 12/001,598 ``IDENTIFICATION OF ANTIGENS FOR DIAGNOSIS AND PREVENTION OF Q FEVER (RECOMBINANT ANTIGENS FOR THE DETECTION OF COXIELLA BURNETII)'' filed on 12/11/2007; 12/001,599 ``IDENTIFICATION OF ANTIGENS FOR DIAGNOSIS AND PREVENTION OF Q FEVER (RECOMBINANT ANTIGENS FOR THE DETECTION OF COXIELLA BURNETII)'' filed on 12/11/2007; 11/964,982 ``EXPRESSION AND REFOLDING OF TRUNCATED RECOMBINANT MAJOR OUTER MEMBRANE PROTEIN ANTIGEN (R56) OF ORIENTIA TSUTSUGAMUSHI AND ITS USE IN ANTIBODY BASED DETECTION ASSAYS AND VACCINES'' Filed on 12/27/2007; 11/965,004 ``EXPRESSION AND REFOLDING OF TRUNCATED RECOMBINANT MAJOR OUTER MEMBRANE PROTEIN ANTIGEN (R56) OF ORIENTIA TSUTSUGAMUSHI AND ITS USE IN ANTIBODY BASED DETECTION ASSAYS AND VACCINES'' filed on 12/28/2007; 11/971,433 ``ADENOVIRAL VECTOR- BASED MALARIA VACCINE'' filed on 1/9/2008; 11/988,598 ``ADHESIN- ENTEROTOXOID CHIMERA VACCINE FOR ENTEROTOXIGENIC ESCHERICHIA COLI'' filed on 1/10/2008; 12/103,112 ``RECYCLING CONTAINER (TO MINIMIZE RELEASE OF Hg VAPOR) FOR THE COLLETION AND TEMPORARY STORAGE OF MERCURY CONTAMINATED WASTES IN THE DENTAL OPERATORY'' filed on 4/15/2008; 12/ 163,412 ``FLOURESCENCE POLARIZATION INSTRUMENTS AND METHODS FOR DETECTION OF EXPOSURE TO BIOLOGICAL MATERIALS BY FLUORESCENCE POLARIZATION IMMUNOASSAY OF SALIVA OR ORAL FLUID'' filed on 6/27/2008; 12/221,150 ``CAPSULE COMPOSITION FOR USE AS IMMUNOGEN AGAINST CAMPYLOBACTER JEJUNI'' filed on 7/25/2008; 61/025,045 ``MULTIFUNCTIONAL ACRYLATES USED AS CROSS-LINKERS IN DENTAL AND BIOMEDICAL SELF-ETCH BONDING ADHESIVES'' filed on 1/31/2008; 61/036,666 ``VACCINE AND IMMUNIZATION METHOD AGAINST MALARIA CONTAINING PLASMODIUM ANTIGEN 2'' filed on 3/14/2008; 61/054,022 ``RECOMBINANT CHIMERIC ANTIGENS FOR DIAGNOSIS AND PREVENTION OF SCRUB TYPHUS'' filed on 5/16/2008; 61/ 057,855 ``NANOPARTICLE ENCAPSULATED ANTIBIOTICS FOR CRANIAL IMPLANTATION PATIENTS'' filed on 6/1/2008; 61/059,382 ``RECOMBINANT ANTIGENS FOR DIAGNOSIS AND PREVENTION OF SPOTTED FEVER RICKETTSIAE'' filed on 6/6/2008; 61/079,535 ``COMPOSITION AND METHOD FOR THE INDUCTION OF IMMUNITY AGAINST BACILLUS CEREUS GROUP BACTERIA'' filed on 7/10/2008.
Notice of Availability of Government-Owned Inventions; Available for Licensing
Document Number: E8-25275
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-10-23
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Navy, Navy Department
The invention listed below is assigned to the United States Government as represented by the Secretary of the Navy. U.S. Patent No. 7,427,947: Aircrew Aid To Assess Jam Effectiveness, Navy Case No. 98516.
Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records
Document Number: E8-24393
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-10-15
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Navy, Navy Department
The U.S. Marine Corps is deleting nine systems of records notices from its inventory of records systems subject to the Privacy Act of 1974, as amended (5 U.S.C. 552a).
Certifications and Exemptions Under the International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea, 1972
Document Number: E8-24391
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-10-15
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Navy, Navy Department
The Department of the Navy is amending its certifications and exemptions under the International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea, 1972 (72 COLREGS), to reflect that the Deputy Assistant Judge Advocate General (Admiralty and Maritime Law) has determined that Unmanned Surface Vehicles with hull numbers 11MUC0601, 11MUC0602, 11MUC0603 and 11MUCO604, are vessels of the Navy which, due to their special construction and purpose, cannot fully comply with certain provisions of the 72 COLREGS without interfering with their special function as naval vessels. The intended effect of this rule is to warn mariners in waters where 72 COLREGS apply.
General Claims Regulations
Document Number: E8-24384
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-10-15
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Navy, Navy Department
The Department of the Navy has adopted as final, an interim rule amending regulations concerning the administrative processing and consideration of claims on behalf of and against the United States. The revisions will ensure the proper administrative processing and consideration of claims on behalf of and against the United States. This rule is being published by the Department of the Navy for guidance and interest of the public in accordance with 5 U.S.C. 552(a)(1).
Personnel Claims Regulations
Document Number: E8-24383
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-10-15
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Navy, Navy Department
The Department of the Navy has adopted as final, an interim rule amending regulations concerning the administrative processing and consideration of claims on behalf of and against the United States. The revisions will ensure the proper administrative processing and consideration of claims on behalf of and against the United States. This rule is being published by the Department of the Navy for guidance and interest of the public in accordance with 5 U.S.C. 552(a)(1).
Non-Appropriated Fund Claims Regulations
Document Number: E8-24382
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-10-15
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Navy, Navy Department
The Department of the Navy has adopted as final, an interim rule amending regulations concerning the administrative processing of non-appropriated funds. The revisions will ensure the proper administrative processing and consideration of claims on behalf of and against the United States. This rule is being published by the Department of the Navy for guidance and interest of the public in accordance with 5 U.S.C. 552(a)(1).
Affirmative Claims Regulations
Document Number: E8-24381
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-10-15
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Navy, Navy Department
The Department of the Navy has adopted as final, an interim rule amending regulations concerning the administrative processing and consideration of claims on behalf of and against the United States. This rule is being published by the Department of the Navy for guidance and interest of the public in accordance with 5 U.S.C. 552(a)(1).
Notice of Meeting of the Board of Visitors of Marine Corps University
Document Number: E8-24247
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-10-14
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Navy, Navy Department
The Board of Visitors of the Marine Corps University (BOV MCU) will meet to review, develop and provide recommendations on all aspects of the academic and administrative policies of the University; examine all aspects of professional military education operations; and provide such oversight and advice, as is necessary, to facilitate high educational standards and cost effective operations. The Board will be focusing primarily on the growth of Marine Corps University with a view to the future. All sessions of the meeting will be open to the public.
Notice of Partially Closed Meeting of the Secretary of the Navy Advisory Panel; Correction
Document Number: E8-23946
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-10-09
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Navy, Navy Department
The Department of the Navy originally published a document in the Federal Register on September 05, 2008, announcing a partially closed meeting of the Secretary of the Navy Advisory Panel (SNAP). The Department of the Navy published a correction notice in the Federal Register on October 1, 2008, announcing a change in the date and location of the meeting. The time of the meeting contained in the correction notice of October 1, 2008 has now changed.
Notice of Closed Meeting of the Chief of Naval Operations Executive Panel
Document Number: E8-23227
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-10-02
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Navy, Navy Department
The Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Executive Panel will report on the findings and recommendations of the Subcommittee on Africa to the Chief of Naval Operations. The matters to be discussed during the meeting have been divided into the following four categories: threats to U.S. security and interests in Africa; political, economic, and security assessments of key African nations and institutions; U.S. Navy security cooperation and engagement strategies; and a conclusion/summary of the classified discussions. Each topic under each of these headings is classified either secret or confidential, which makes this information exempt from open meeting disclosure pursuant to 5 U.S.C. Section 552b(c)(1).
Notice of Partially Closed Meeting of the Secretary of the Advisory Panel; Correction
Document Number: E8-23037
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-10-01
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Navy, Navy Department
The Department of the Navy published a document in the Federal Register on September 05, 2008, announcing a partially closed meeting of the Secretary of the Advisory Panel (SNAP). The date and location of the meeting contained in the document have changed.
Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records
Document Number: E8-23032
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-10-01
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Navy, Navy Department
The U.S. Marine Corps is proposing to delete two systems of records notices from its inventory of records systems subject to the Privacy Act of 1974, as amended (5 U.S.C. 552a).
Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records
Document Number: E8-23022
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-10-01
Agency: Department of Defense, Department of the Navy, Navy Department
The Department of the Navy is amending 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.