Department of Health and Human Services July 24, 2007 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

National Center for Injury Prevention and Control/Initial Review Group
Document Number: E7-14319
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Proposed Data Collections Submitted for Public Comment and Recommendations
Document Number: E7-14283
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Proposed Data Collections Submitted for Public Comment and Recommendations
Document Number: E7-14282
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Proposed Data Collections Submitted for Public Comment and Recommendations
Document Number: E7-14273
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Office of Biotechnology Activities; Recombinant DNA Research: Proposed Actions Under the NIH Guidelines for Research Involving Recombinant DNA Molecules (NIH Guidelines)
Document Number: E7-14215
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Proposals to conduct research involving the deliberate transfer of a chloramphenicol resistance trait to Rickettsia typhi and conorii has been submitted to the NIH Office of Biotechnology Activities (OBA). The acquisition of this antibiotic resistance trait could possibly compromise the use of a class of antibiotics for the treatment of Rickettsia infections in humans. Under the NIH Guidelines, these experiments can proceed only after they are reviewed by the NIH Recombinant DNA Advisory Committee (RAC) and specifically approved by the NIH Director as Major Actions. These proposals will be discussed at the September 17-19, 2007 RAC meeting.
Proposed Collection: Comment Request; Revision of OMB; No. 0925-0001/exp. 09/30/07, “Research and Research Training Grant Applications and Related Forms”
Document Number: E7-14214
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
In compliance with the requirement of Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, for opportunity for public comment on proposed data collection projects, the Office of Extramural Research, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) will publish periodic summaries of proposed projects to be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval. Proposed Collection: Title: Research and Research Training Grant Applications and Related Forms. Type of Information Collection Request: Revision, OMB 0925-0001, Expiration Date 9/30/07. Form Numbers: PHS 398, 2590, 2271, 3734 and HHS 568. Need and Use of Information Collection: The application is used by applicants to request Federal assistance for research and research-related training. The other related forms are used for trainee appointment, final invention reporting, and to relinquish rights to a research grant. Frequency of response: Applicants may submit applications for published receipt dates. If awarded, annual progress is reported and trainees may be appointed or reappointed. Affected Public: Individuals or Households; Business or other for-profit; Not-for-profit institutions; Federal Government; and State, Local or Tribal Government. Type of Respondents: Adult scientific professionals. The annual reporting burden is as follows: Estimated Number of Respondents: 158,820; Estimated Number of Responses per Respondent: 1; Average Burden Hours Per Response: 15.8; and Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours Requested: 2,517,466. The estimated annualized cost to respondents is $88,058,547. Request for Comments: Written comments and/or suggestions from the public and affected agencies are invited on one or more of the following points: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the function of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) The accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (3) Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) Ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology.
Conference: Vitamin D and Health in the 21st Century-An Update Notice
Document Number: E7-14209
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
State-of-the-Science Conference: Prevention of Fecal and Urinary Incontinence in Adults; Notice
Document Number: E7-14208
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Request for Notification From Industry Organizations Interested in Participating in Selection Process for Nonvoting Industry Representatives on Public Advisory Panels or Committees and Request for Nonvoting Industry Representatives on Public Advisory Panels or Committees
Document Number: E7-14206
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is requesting that any industry organizations interested in participating in the selection of nonvoting industry representatives to serve on the National Mammography Quality Assurance Advisory Committee (NMQAAC) and certain device panels of the Medical Devices Advisory Committee in the Center for Devices and Radiological Health notify FDA in writing. A nominee may either be self-nominated or nominated by an organization to serve as a nonvoting industry representative. Nominations will be accepted for current vacancies effective with this notice.
Government-Owned Inventions; Availability for Licensing
Document Number: E7-14205
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
The inventions listed below are owned by an agency of the U.S. Government and are available for licensing in the U.S. in accordance with 35 U.S.C. 207 to achieve expeditious commercialization of results of federally-funded research and development. Foreign patent applications are filed on selected inventions to extend market coverage for companies and may also be available for licensing.
Government-Owned Inventions; Availability for Licensing
Document Number: E7-14204
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
The inventions listed below are owned by an agency of the U.S. Government and are available for licensing in the U.S. in accordance with 35 U.S.C. 207 to achieve expeditious commercialization of results of federally-funded research and development. Foreign patent applications are filed on selected inventions to extend market coverage for companies and may also be available for licensing.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Color Additive Certification Requests and Recordkeeping
Document Number: E7-14201
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (the PRA), Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension of an existing collection of information, and to allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments on the information collection provisions of FDA's regulations governing batch certification of color additives manufactured for use in foods, drugs, cosmetics or medical devices in the United States.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for Office of Management and Budget Review; Comment Request; Mental Models Study of Food Terrorism Risk Awareness
Document Number: E7-14200
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is announcing that a proposed collection of information has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 07-3641
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Department of Health and Human Services
National Institute of General Medical Sciences; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 07-3590
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Mental Health; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 07-3589
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 07-3588
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Center for Complementary & Alternative Medicines; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 07-3587
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 07-3586
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 07-3585
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute on Drug Abuse; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 07-3584
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Center for Scientific Review; Amended Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 07-3583
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Center for Scientific Review; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 07-3582
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request
Document Number: 07-3581
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, Children and Families Administration
Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request
Document Number: 07-3580
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 07-3579
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, Children and Families Administration
Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request
Document Number: 07-3578
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, Children and Families Administration
Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request
Document Number: 07-3577
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, Children and Families Administration
Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request
Document Number: 07-3576
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, Children and Families Administration
Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request
Document Number: 07-3575
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, Children and Families Administration
Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request
Document Number: 07-3574
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, Children and Families Administration
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 07-3573
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, Children and Families Administration
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 07-3572
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, Children and Families Administration
Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request
Document Number: 07-3571
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, Children and Families Administration
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 07-3570
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, Children and Families Administration
Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request
Document Number: 07-3568
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-07-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, Children and Families Administration