Department of Health and Human Services March 22, 2013 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Implementation of the Updated American Veterinary Medical Association Guidelines for the Euthanasia of Animals: 2013 Edition
Document Number: 2013-06661
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-03-22
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is providing guidance to Public Health Service (PHS) awardee institutions on implementation of the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) Guidelines for the Euthanasia of Animals: 2013 Edition (Guidelines). The NIH is seeking input from the public on any concerns they may have regarding the updated Guidelines.
Medicare and Medicaid Programs: Application From the American Osteopathic Association/Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program for Continued CMS-Approval of Its Hospital Accreditation Program
Document Number: 2013-06640
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-03-22
Agency: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Department of Health and Human Services
This proposed notice with comment period acknowledges the receipt of an application from the American Osteopathic Association/ Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (AOA/HFAP) for continued recognition as a national accrediting organization for hospitals that wish to participate in the Medicare or Medicaid programs.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2013-06632
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-03-22
Agency: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Department of Health and Human Services
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism; Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2013-06572
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-03-22
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases; Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2013-06571
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-03-22
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Public Comment Request
Document Number: 2013-06552
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-03-22
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Secretary
In compliance with section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Office of the Secretary (OS), Department of Health and Human Services, announces plans to submit a new Information Collection Request (ICR), described below, to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). Prior to submitting that ICR to OMB, OS seeks comments from the public regarding the burden estimate, below, or any other aspect of the ICR.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Public Comment Request
Document Number: 2013-06551
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-03-22
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Secretary
In compliance with section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Office of the Secretary(OS), Department of Health and Human Services, announces plans to submit a new Information Collection Request (ICR), described below, to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). Prior to submitting that ICR to OMB, OS seeks comments from the public regarding the burden estimate, below, or any other aspect of the ICR.
Provisions of the Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation Act Related to Medical Gases; Request for Comments Regarding Regulations
Document Number: 2013-06526
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2013-03-22
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is inviting comments from the public on whether any potential changes to the Federal drug regulations are necessary for medical gases.
New Animal Drugs; Changes of Sponsor
Document Number: 2013-06126
Type: Rule
Date: 2013-03-22
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is amending the animal drug regulations to reflect a change of sponsor for 21 approved new animal drug applications (NADAs) and 43 approved abbreviated new animal drug applications (ANADAs) from Teva Animal Health, Inc., to Bayer HealthCare LLC.