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

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Board of Scientific Counselors, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health: Notice of Charter Renewal
Document Number: 2017-02878
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-13
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Center for Scientific Review; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-02848
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-13
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Mental Health; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-02847
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-13
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-02846
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-13
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Center for Scientific Review; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-02845
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-13
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Center for Scientific Review; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-02844
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-13
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Center for Scientific Review; Amended Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2017-02843
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-13
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-02842
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-13
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-02841
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-13
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-02840
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-13
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Training in Primary Care Medicine and Dentistry
Document Number: 2017-02833
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-13
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration
In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, notice is hereby given that a meeting is scheduled for the Advisory Committee on Training in Primary Care Medicine and Dentistry (ACTPCMD). This meeting will be open to the public. Information about ACTPCMD and the agenda for this meeting can be obtained by accessing the ACTPCMD Web site at http://www.hrsa.gov/advisorycommittees/bhpradvisory/ACTPCMD.
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
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-02727
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program; List of Petitions Received
Document Number: 2017-02685
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, 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 the Public Health Service (PHS) Act, as amended. While the Secretary of HHS (the Secretary) 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.
Government-Owned Inventions; Availability for Licensing
Document Number: 2017-02674
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
The invention listed below is owned by an agency of the U.S. Government and is available for licensing to achieve expeditious commercialization of results of federally-funded research and development. Foreign patent applications are filed on selected inventions to extend market coverage for companies and may also be available for licensing.
Prospective Grant of Exclusive Patent License: Inhibition of Plasmodial Surface Anion Channels for the Treatment or Prevention of Malaria
Document Number: 2017-02673
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, an institute of the National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, is contemplating the grant of an Exclusive Commercialization Patent License to practice the inventions embodied in the Patents and Patent Applications listed in the Summary Information section of this notice to Microbiotix, Inc. (``Microbiotix'') located in Worcester, Massachusetts.
Notice of Meetings
Document Number: 2017-02624
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Department of Health and Human Services
The subcommittees listed below are part of AHRQ's Health Services Research Initial Review Group Committee. Grant applications are to be reviewed and discussed at these meetings. Each subcommittee meeting will commence in open session before closing to the public for the duration of the meeting.
Patient Safety Organizations: Voluntary Relinquishment From the Fresenius Medical Care PSO, LLC
Document Number: 2017-02623
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Department of Health and Human Services
The Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act of 2005, 42 U.S.C. 299b-21 to b-26, (Patient Safety Act) and the related Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Final Rule, 42 CFR part 3 (Patient Safety Rule), published in the Federal Register on November 21, 2008, 73 FR 70732-70814, establish a framework by which hospitals, doctors, and other health care providers may voluntarily report information to Patient Safety Organizations (PSOs), on a privileged and confidential basis, for the aggregation and analysis of patient safety events. The Patient Safety Rule authorizes AHRQ, on behalf of the Secretary of HHS, to list as a PSO an entity that attests that it meets the statutory and regulatory requirements for listing. A PSO can be ``delisted'' by the Secretary if it is found to no longer meet the requirements of the Patient Safety Act and Patient Safety Rule, when a PSO chooses to voluntarily relinquish its status as a PSO for any reason, or when a PSO's listing expires. AHRQ has accepted a notification of voluntary relinquishment from the Fresenius Medical Care PSO, LLC of its status as a PSO, and has delisted the PSO accordingly. The Fresenius Medical Care PSO, LLC submitted this request for voluntary relinquishment after receiving a Notice of Preliminary Finding of Deficiency.
Scientific Information Request on Treatment-Resistant Depression: A Narrative and Systematic Review of Definitions and Methods in Clinical Research Studies
Document Number: 2017-02622
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Department of Health and Human Services
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) is seeking scientific information submissions from the public. Scientific information is being solicited to inform our review of Treatment- Resistant Depression: A Narrative and Systematic Review of Definitions and Methods in Clinical Research Studies, which is currently being conducted by the AHRQ's Evidence-based Practice Centers (EPC) Program. Access to published and unpublished pertinent scientific information will improve the quality of this review. AHRQ is conducting this systematic review pursuant to Section 902(a) of the Public Health Service Act, 42 U.S.C. 299a(a).
National Cancer Institute; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-02621
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-02620
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Center for Scientific Review; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-02619
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Center for Scientific Review; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-02618
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Eye Institute; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-02617
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-02616
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Cancer Institute; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-02615
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-02614
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-02613
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-09
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Agency Forms Undergoing Paperwork Reduction Act Review
Document Number: 2017-02564
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-08
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Agency Forms Undergoing Paperwork Reduction Act Review
Document Number: 2017-02557
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-08
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Center for Scientific Review; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-02516
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-08
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Center for Scientific Review; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-02510
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-08
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Eye Institute; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-02509
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-08
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-02508
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-08
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Human Genome Research Institute; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-02507
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-08
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Human Genome Research Institute; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-02506
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-02-08
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health