Department of Health and Human Services June 11, 2008 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Salt and Sodium; Petition to Revise the Regulatory Status of Salt and Establish Food Labeling Requirements Regarding Salt and Sodium; Public Hearing; Reopening of the Comment Period
Document Number: E8-13122
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-06-11
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is reopening until August 11, 2008, the comment period for the notice of public hearing, published in the Federal Register of October 23, 2007 (72 FR 59973), requesting comments regarding FDA's current framework of policies regarding salt and sodium and potential future approaches, including approaches described in a citizen petition. The agency is taking this action in response to a request for an extension to allow interested persons additional time to submit comments. FDA is also reopening the comment period to update comments and to receive any new information.
Task Force on Community Preventive Services
Document Number: E8-13114
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-11
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Determination of Regulatory Review Period for Purposes of Patent Extension; ROTATEQ
Document Number: E8-13109
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-11
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has determined the regulatory review period for ROTATEQ and is publishing this notice of that determination as required by law. FDA has made the determination because of the submission of an application to the Director of Patents and Trademarks, Department of Commerce, for the extension of a patent which claims that human biological product.
HIV/AIDS Bureau; Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Core Medical Services Waiver Application Requirements
Document Number: E8-13102
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-11
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration
The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) is amending the uniform waiver standards for Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program grantees requesting a core medical services waiver for fiscal year (FY) 2009 and beyond. Title XXVI of the Public Health Service (PHS) Act, as amended by the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Treatment Modernization Act of 2006 (Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program), requires that grantees expend 75 percent of Parts A, B, and C funds on core medical services, including antiretroviral drugs, for individuals with HIV/AIDS identified and eligible under the legislation. HRSA has issued waiver standards for grantees under Parts A, B, and C of Title XXVI of the PHS Act. This Federal Register notice seeks to make public the final notice of Uniform Standard for Waiver of Core Medical Services Requirements for Grantees Under Parts A, B, and C effective FY 2009.
Summaries of Medical and Clinical Pharmacology Reviews of Pediatric Studies; Availability
Document Number: E8-13099
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-11
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is announcing the availability of summaries of medical and clinical pharmacology reviews of pediatric studies submitted in supplements for ABILIFY (aripiprazole), ANDROGEL (testosterone), and DIOVAN (valsartan). These summaries are being made available consistent with the Best Pharmaceuticals for Children Act, enacted in 2002, (the 2002 BPCA). For all pediatric supplements submitted under the 2002 BPCA, the 2002 BPCA required FDA to make available to the public, including by publication in the Federal Register, a summary of the medical and clinical pharmacology reviews of the pediatric studies conducted for the supplement.
Statement of Organization, Functions and Delegations of Authority
Document Number: E8-13098
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-11
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration
President's Committee for People With Intellectual Disabilities Notice of Meeting
Document Number: E8-13091
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-11
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, Children and Families Administration
Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health (ABRWH or Advisory Board), National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
Document Number: E8-13043
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-11
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Computerized Tribal IV-D Systems and Office Automation
Document Number: E8-13042
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-06-11
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Child Support Enforcement, Child Support Enforcement Office, Family Support Administration, Agencies and Commissions
This proposed rule would enable Tribes and Tribal organizations currently operating a comprehensive Tribal Child Support Enforcement program under Title IV-D of the Social Security Act (the Act) to apply for and receive direct Federal funding for the costs of automated data processing. This proposed rule addresses the Secretary's commitment to provide instructions and guidance to Tribes and Tribal organizations on requirements for applying for, and upon approval, securing Federal Financial Participation (FFP) in the costs of installing, operating, maintaining, and enhancing automated data processing systems.
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: E8-12914
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-11
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: E8-12913
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-11
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute on Aging; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: E8-12911
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-11
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of General Medical Sciences; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: E8-12910
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-11
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Center for Scientific Review; Amended Notice of Meeting
Document Number: E8-12908
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-11
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Center for Scientific Review; Amended Notice of Meeting
Document Number: E8-12907
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-11
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health