Department of Health and Human Services February 10, 2017 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Tribal Consultation Meetings
Document Number: 2017-02799
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-10
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
Pursuant to the Improving Head Start for School Readiness Act of 2007, Public Law 110-134, notice is hereby given of two 1-day Tribal Consultation Sessions to be held between the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Administration for Children and Families, OHS leadership and the leadership of Tribal Governments operating Head Start (including Early Head Start) programs. The purpose of these Consultation Sessions is to discuss ways to better meet the needs of American Indian and Alaska Native children and their families, taking into consideration funding allocations, distribution formulas, and other issues affecting the delivery of Head Start services in their geographic locations [42 U.S.C. 9835, Section 640(l)(4)].
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Public Comment Request
Document Number: 2017-02794
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-10
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). 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.
Current List of HHS-Certified Laboratories and Instrumented Initial Testing Facilities Which Meet Minimum Standards To Engage in Urine Drug Testing for Federal Agencies
Document Number: 2017-02784
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-10
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) notifies federal agencies of the laboratories and Instrumented Initial Testing Facilities (IITF) currently certified to meet the standards of the Mandatory Guidelines for Federal Workplace Drug Testing Programs (Mandatory Guidelines). A notice listing all currently HHS-certified laboratories and IITFs is published in the Federal Register during the first week of each month. If any laboratory or IITF certification is suspended or revoked, the laboratory or IITF will be omitted from subsequent lists until such time as it is restored to full certification under the Mandatory Guidelines. If any laboratory or IITF has withdrawn from the HHS National Laboratory Certification Program (NLCP) during the past month, it will be listed at the end and will be omitted from the monthly listing thereafter. This notice is also available on the Internet at http:// www.samhsa.gov/workplace.
Declaration Under the Public Readiness and Emergency Preparedness Act for Zika Virus Vaccines
Document Number: 2017-02778
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-10
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Secretary
The Acting Secretary is issuing a Declaration pursuant to the Public Health Service Act to provide liability immunity protection for activities related to Zika Virus vaccines consistent with the terms of the Declaration.
Proposed Data Collection Submitted for Public Comment and Recommendations
Document Number: 2017-02760
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-10
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR), 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 project titled ``Characterization of Exposure Potential during Activities Conducted on Synthetic Turf with Crumb Rubber Infill.'' The purpose of the proposed study is to evaluate and characterize human exposure potential to constituents in crumb rubber infill.
Proposed Data Collection Submitted for Public Comment and Recommendations
Document Number: 2017-02759
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-10
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 plan titled, Survey of Engineered Nanomaterial Occupational Safety and Health Practices.
Proposed Data Collection Submitted for Public Comment and Recommendations
Document Number: 2017-02758
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-10
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 entitled ``Grants for Injury Control Research Centers Annual Progress Report (APR).'' CDC will collect information from grantees funded under Grants for Injury Control and Research Centers (ICRC) for the Annual Progress Report (APR). The APR is used to monitor the ICRCs' progress on set performance indicators, activities, and progress towards stated grant objectives.
Agency Forms Undergoing Paperwork Reduction Act Review
Document Number: 2017-02756
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-10
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Administration for Native Americans; Request for Information; Extension of Comment Period
Document Number: 2017-02730
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-10
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
The Administration for Children and Families (ACF) within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is extending the period to submit comments responsive to the Request for Information, published in the Federal Register on January 9, 2017. The Request for Information (RFI) requests information from American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) elected representatives, tribes, tribal organizations, and other stakeholder (including grantees) to identify issues and challenges facing AI/AN populations in order to inform ACF of tribes' and tribal organizations' recommendations, promising practices, and innovations to address the needs of AI/AN children, youth, families, and communities.
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-02726
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-10
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Eye Institute; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-02725
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-10
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-02724
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-10
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-02723
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-10
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-02722
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-10
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-02721
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-10
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health