Department of Health and Human Services March 24, 2016 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Submission for Office of Management and Budget Review; Comment Request; Environmental Impact Considerations
Document Number: 2016-06711
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-24
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 (the PRA).
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for Office of Management and Budget Review; Comment Request; Guidance on Reagents for Detection of Specific Novel Influenza A Viruses
Document Number: 2016-06710
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-24
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.
Medical Devices; Exemption From Premarket Notification: Method, Metallic Reduction, Glucose (Urinary, Non-Quantitative) Test System in a Reagent Tablet Format
Document Number: 2016-06709
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-24
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is announcing that it has received a petition requesting exemption from the premarket notification requirements for a method, metallic reduction, glucose (urinary, non-quantitative) test system in a reagent tablet format that is intended to measure glucosuria (glucose in urine). Method, metallic reduction, glucose (urinary, non-quantitative) test systems in a reagent tablet format are used in the diagnosis and treatment of carbohydrate metabolism disorders including diabetes mellitus, hypoglycemia, and hyperglycemia. FDA is publishing this notice to obtain comments in accordance with procedures established by the Food and Drug Administration Modernization Act of 1997 (FDAMA).
Proposed Data Collection Submitted for Public Comment and Recommendations
Document Number: 2016-06708
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-24
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), as part of its continuing efforts to reduce public burden and maximize the utility of government information, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. This notice invites comment on an extension of the information collection request entitled ``Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA) Special Exposure Cohort Petitions''. Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation authorizes the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to designate such classes of employees for addition to the Cohort when NIOSH lacks sufficient information to estimate with sufficient accuracy the radiation doses of the employees Program Act.
Proposed Data Collection Submitted for Public Comment and Recommendations
Document Number: 2016-06707
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-24
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), as part of its continuing efforts to reduce public burden and maximize the utility of government information, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. This notice invites comment on a proposed information collection request entitled ``HIV Knowledge, Beliefs, Attitudes, and Practices of Providers in the Southeast (K-BAP Study)''. CDC is requesting a three-year approval for new data collection to identify areas of HIV prevention knowledge and practice strengths and deficits among primary care providers, in order to target limited HIV prevention resources to achieve the greatest reduction in new HIV infections and optimize HIV clinical care in clinical settings. The target population will be primary care providers practicing in high- prevalence metropolitan statistical geographic areas with large at-risk African American populations.
Proposed Data Collection Submitted for Public Comment and Recommendations
Document Number: 2016-06706
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-24
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), as part of its continuing effort to reduce public burden and maximize the utility of government information, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. This notice invites comment on the proposed information collection request entitled ``Case Investigation of Cervical Cancer (CICC) Study,'' which is designed to identify self- reported barriers and facilitators to cervical cancer screening and follow-up among women diagnosed with invasive cervical cancer. Medical charts will also be reviewed to further evaluate verify screening and follow-up of abnormal tests results prior to diagnosis.
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2016-06619
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Center for Scientific Review; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2016-06618
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to OMB for Review and Approval; Public Comment Request
Document Number: 2016-06592
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Secretary
In compliance with section 3507(a)(1)(D) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Office of the Secretary (OS), Department of Health and Human Services, has submitted an Information Collection Request (ICR), described below, to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval. The ICR is for renewal of the approved information collection assigned OMB control number 0990-0406, scheduled to expire on April 30, 2016. Comments submitted during the first public review of this ICR will be provided to OMB. OMB will accept further comments from the public on this ICR during the review and approval period.