Department of Health and Human Services September 20, 2016 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Privacy Act of 1974
Document Number: 2016-22568
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-09-20
Agency: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Department of Health and Human Services
This notice is being republished in its entirety to correct the expiration date published in the heading of the notice at 81 FR, 8075, February 17, 2016. The expiration date should read October 2, 2017 instead of October 2, 2016. In accordance with the requirements of the Privacy Act of 1974, as amended, this notice announces the re- establishment of a CMP that CMS plans to conduct with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), a Bureau of the Department of the Treasury.
Privacy Act of 1974; Effective Date-April 2, 2016; Expiration Date-October 2, 2017
Document Number: 2016-22567
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-09-20
Agency: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Department of Health and Human Services
This notice is being republished in its entirety to correct the expiration date published in the heading of the notice at 81 FR, 8074, February 17, 2016. The expiration date should read October 2, 2017 instead of October 2, 2016. In accordance with the requirements of the Privacy Act of 1974, as amended, this notice announces the re- establishment of a CMP that CMS plans to conduct with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS).
Risk Communication Advisory Committee; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2016-22553
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-09-20
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announces a forthcoming public advisory committee meeting of the Risk Communication Advisory Committee. The general function of the committee is to provide advice and recommendations to the Agency on FDA's regulatory issues. The meeting will be open to the public.
Center for Substance Abuse Treatment; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2016-22551
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-09-20
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Announcement of Requirements and Registration for the 2016 Food and Drug Administration Naloxone App Competition
Document Number: 2016-22550
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-09-20
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is announcing the 2016 FDA Naloxone App Competition (Competition), a prize competition under the America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2010 (COMPETES Act). The Competition is an effort to help reduce deaths associated with prescription opioid and heroin overdose by seeking innovative approaches to help reduce preventable harm associated with opioids. Specifically, the goal of this Competition is to spur innovation around the development of a low-cost, scalable, crowd-sourced mobile phone application that helps increase the likelihood that opioid users, their immediate personal networks, and first responders are able to identify and react to an overdose by administering naloxone, a medication that reverses the effects of opioid overdose.
National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2016-22531
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-09-20
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Center for Scientific Review; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2016-22530
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-09-20
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Public Comment Request
Document Number: 2016-22520
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-09-20
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 an Information Collection Request (ICR), described below, to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). The ICR is for extending the use of the approved information collection assigned OMB control number 0937-0191, which expires on December 31, 2016. Prior to submitting the ICR to OMB, OS seeks comments from the public regarding the burden estimate, below, or any other aspect of the ICR.
Medicaid; Revisions to State Medicaid Fraud Control Unit Rules
Document Number: 2016-22269
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2016-09-20
Agency: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Inspector General
This proposed rule would amend the regulation governing State Medicaid Fraud Control Units (MFCUs or Units). The proposed rule would incorporate statutory changes affecting the MFCUs as well as policy and practice changes that have occurred since the regulation was initially issued in 1978. These changes include a codification of OIG's delegated authority, MFCU authority, functions, and responsibilities; disallowances; and issues related to organization, prosecutorial authority, staffing, recertification, and the MFCUs' relationship with Medicaid agencies.