Department of Energy August 3, 2016 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Commission Information Collection Activities (FERC-539); Comment Request
Document Number: R1-2016-17896
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-08-03
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
In compliance with the requirements of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. 3507(a)(1)(D), the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission or FERC) is submitting its information collection FERC-539 (Gas Pipeline Certificates: Import & Export Related Applications) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review of the information collection requirements. Any interested person may file comments directly with OMB and should address a copy of those comments to the Commission as explained below. The Commission previously issued a Notice in the Federal Register (81 FR 21859, 4/13/ 2016) requesting public comments. The Commission received no comments on the FERC-539 and is making this notation in its submittal to OMB.
Proposed Agency Information Collection
Document Number: 2016-18419
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-08-03
Agency: Department of Energy
The Department of Energy (DOE) invites public comment on a proposed collection of information that DOE is developing for submission to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of DOE's responsibility to develop a regulation pursuant to section 934 of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 (EISA) on implementing the Convention on Supplementary Compensation for Nuclear Damage (CSC), including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of DOE's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology.
Convention on Supplementary Compensation for Nuclear Damage Contingent Cost Allocation
Document Number: 2016-18368
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2016-08-03
Agency: Department of Energy
This document provides information on a public workshop to discuss the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) notice and request for comment on a proposed collection of information. DOE developed the proposed collection of information in connection with the notice of proposed rulemaking on the Convention on Supplementary Compensation for Nuclear Damage Contingent Cost Allocation (NOPR) in which it proposed regulations to establish a retrospective risk pooling program covering nuclear suppliers that may be required under certain circumstances to pay for any contribution by the United States government to the international supplementary fund created by the Convention for Supplementary Compensation for Nuclear Damage.
Electronic Tariff Filings
Document Number: 2016-18360
Type: Rule
Date: 2016-08-03
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
This document contains corrections to the final regulations that became effective November 3, 2008 (with implementation of the requirements beginning April 1, 2010), as published in the subsequent editions of the Code of Federal Regulations, including the 2015 edition.
New England Hydropower Company, LLC, Hanover Pond Hydro, LLC; Notice of Transfer of Exemption
Document Number: 2016-18359
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-08-03
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission