Department of Health and Human Services October 30, 2014 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Disease, Disability, and Injury Prevention and Control Special Emphasis Panel (SEP): Initial Review
Document Number: 2014-25839
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-10-30
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
This document corrects two notices that were published in the Federal Register on March 19, 2014, Volume 79, Number 53, pages 15349 and 15350. The times and dates should read as follows:
Board of Scientific Counselors, National Center for Environmental Health/Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (BSC, NCEH/ATSDR)
Document Number: 2014-25838
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-10-30
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Disease, Disability, and Injury Prevention and Control Special Emphasis Panel (SEP): Initial Review
Document Number: 2014-25837
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-10-30
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Sec. 223 Demonstration Programs To Improve Community Mental Health Services-Criteria for Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinics
Document Number: 2014-25822
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-10-30
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) announces that it will hold a public listening session on Wednesday, November 12, 2014, to solicit information concerning the Criteria for Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinics (CCBHC) to participate in Demonstration Programs. The scheduled listening session provides an opportunity for SAMHSA to seek public input on the criteria development process. The scope of this session will be on the development of the Criteria only. The session will be held in Rockville, MD, to obtain direct input from stakeholders on the development of criteria for state certification of Community Behavioral Health Clinics.
Toxicological Principles for the Safety Assessment of Food Ingredients; Public Meeting on Updates and Safety and Risk Assessment Considerations; Request for Comments
Document Number: 2014-25800
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-10-30
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA or we) is announcing a public meeting to solicit comments on certain topics related to our guidance titled ``Toxicological Principles for the Safety Assessment of Food Ingredients,'' known less formally as the ``Redbook.'' The purpose of our public meeting is to invite public input into possibly expanding the scope of the Redbook to include chemical safety assessments for all products over which FDA's Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (CFSAN) has statutory authority including regulatory contexts such as food additives, food contact substances, dietary supplement ingredients, food contaminants, and cosmetics. The Redbook would describe toxicological principles which apply across regulatory categories while still providing specific guidance for applying these principles within each particular context. The safety of foods containing microbial contaminants will continue to remain outside of the scope of the Redbook.
Request for Nominations on the Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee
Document Number: 2014-25795
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-10-30
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is requesting that any small business tobacco manufacturing industry organizations interested in participating in the selection of nonvoting industry representatives to represent the interests of the small business tobacco manufacturing industry, to serve on the Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee for the Center for Tobacco Products notify FDA in writing. FDA is also requesting nominations for nonvoting industry representatives to be included in a pool of individuals to represent the interests of the small business tobacco manufacturing industry on the Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee. A nominee may either be self-nominated or nominated by an organization to serve as a nonvoting industry representative. This position may be filled on a rotating, sequential basis by representatives of different small business tobacco manufacturers based on areas of expertise relevant to the topics being considered by the Advisory Committee. Nominations will be accepted for current vacancies effective with this notice.
Meeting of the National Advisory Council for Healthcare Research and Quality
Document Number: 2014-25792
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-10-30
Agency: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Department of Health and Human Services
In accordance with section 10(a) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. 2, this notice announces a meeting of the National Advisory Council for Healthcare Research and Quality.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2014-25790
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-10-30
Agency: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Department of Health and Human Services
This notice announces the intention of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) to request that the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approve the proposed information collection project: ``Evaluation of the AHRQ Healthcare Horizon Scanning System.'' In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104- 13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)), AHRQ invites the public to comment on this proposed information collection. This proposed information collection was previously published in the Federal Register on August 12th, 2014 and allowed 60 days for public comment. AHRQ received no substantive comments. The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional 30 days for public comment.
Request for Nominations of Candidates To Serve on the Board of Scientific Counselors (BSC), Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response (OPHPR)
Document Number: 2014-25777
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-10-30
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2014-25766
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-10-30
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2014-25765
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-10-30
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2014-25764
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-10-30
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2014-25763
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-10-30
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Center for Scientific Review; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2014-25762
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-10-30
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Center for Scientific Review; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2014-25761
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-10-30
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health