Department of Health and Human Services November 26, 2014 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Announcement of the Seventh 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee Meeting
Document Number: 2014-27992
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-11-26
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Department of Health and Human Services
As stipulated by the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), is hereby giving notice that a meeting of the 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee (DGAC) will be held and will be open to the public by Internet access only.
National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program; List of Petitions Received
Document Number: 2014-27987
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-11-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration
The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) is publishing this notice of petitions received under the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program (the Program), as required by Section 2112(b)(2) of the Public Health Service (PHS) Act, as amended. While the Secretary of Health and Human Services is named as the respondent in all proceedings brought by the filing of petitions for compensation under the Program, the United States Court of Federal Claims is charged by statute with responsibility for considering and acting upon the petitions.
National Cancer Institute; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2014-27937
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-11-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services
Center for Scientific Review Amended; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2014-27936
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-11-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Guest Researcher Program; Delegation of Authority
Document Number: 2014-27874
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-11-26
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act; HHS Notice of Benefit and Payment Parameters for 2016
Document Number: 2014-27858
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-11-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services
This proposed rule would set forth payment parameters and provisions related to the risk adjustment, reinsurance, and risk corridors programs; cost sharing parameters and cost-sharing reductions; and user fees for Federally-facilitated Exchanges. It would also provide additional standards for the annual open enrollment period for the individual market for benefit years beginning on or after January 1, 2016, essential health benefits, qualified health plans, network adequacy, quality improvement strategies, the Small Business Health Options Program, guaranteed availability, guaranteed renewability, minimum essential coverage, the rate review program, the medical loss ratio program, and other related topics.