Department of Health and Human Services March 6, 2017 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

340B Drug Pricing Program Ceiling Price and Manufacturer Civil Monetary Penalties; Delay of Effective Date
Document Number: 2017-04337
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services
In accordance with the memorandum of January 20, 2017, from the Assistant to the President and Chief of Staff, entitled ``Regulatory Freeze Pending Review,'' this action temporarily delays for 60 days from the date of the memorandum the effective date of the final rule titled ``340B Drug Pricing Program Ceiling Price and Manufacturer Civil Monetary Penalties Regulation,'' published in the January 5, 2017, Federal Register. This document announces that the effective date is delayed until March 21, 2017.
Medicaid and Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Programs; Medicaid Managed Care, CHIP Delivered in Managed Care, and Revisions Related to Third Party Liability; Corrections
Document Number: 2017-04307
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Department of Health and Human Services
This document corrects technical errors that appeared in the correcting amendment published in the January 3, 2017 Federal Register (82 FR 37 through 40) entitled, ``Medicaid and Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Programs; Medicaid Managed Care, CHIP Delivered in Managed Care, and Revisions Related to Third Party Liability; Corrections.''
Submission for OMB Review; 30-Day Comment Request; NCI Genomic Data Commons (GDC) Data Submission Request Form (National Cancer Institute)
Document Number: 2017-04255
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request for review and approval of the information collection listed below. This proposed information collection was previously published in the Federal Register on Tuesday, November 8, 2016 page 78609 Vol. 81 No. 216 FR 78609 and allowed 60 days for public comment. No public comments were received. The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional 30 days for public comment.
Submission for OMB Review; 30-Day Comment Request; Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Feedback on Agency Service Delivery, (National Cancer Institute)
Document Number: 2017-04254
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request for review and approval of the information collection listed below. This proposed information collection was previously published in the Federal Register on December 13, 2016 page 89954 (81 FR (89954) and allowed 60 days for public comment. No public comments were received. The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional 30 days for public comment.
Submission for OMB Review; 30-Day Comment Request; CTEP Support Contracts Forms and Surveys, NCI, NIH
Document Number: 2017-04253
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Public Comment Request
Document Number: 2017-04249
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
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 0990-0278, which expires on August 31, 2017. 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.
Determination That FLONASE (Fluticasone Propionate) Nasal Spray, 0.05 Milligram, Was Not Withdrawn From Sale for Reasons of Safety or Effectiveness
Document Number: 2017-04231
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA or Agency) has determined that prescription FLONASE (fluticasone propionate) Nasal Spray, 0.05 milligram (mg), was not withdrawn from sale for reasons of safety or effectiveness. This determination means that FDA will not begin procedures to withdraw approval of abbreviated new drug applications (ANDAs) that refer to this drug product, and this determination will allow FDA to continue to approve ANDAs for fluticasone propionate nasal spray, 0.05 mg, if all other legal and regulatory requirements are met.
Public Meeting on Patient-Focused Drug Development for Autism; Request for Comments
Document Number: 2017-04229
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA, the Agency, or we) is announcing a public meeting and an opportunity for public comment on Patient-Focused Drug Development for autism. Patient-Focused Drug Development is part of FDA's performance commitments made as part of the fifth authorization of the Prescription Drug User Fee Act (PDUFA V). The public meeting is intended to allow FDA to obtain patient perspectives on the impact of autism on daily life as well as patient views on treatment approaches for autism.
Issuance of Priority Review Voucher; Rare Pediatric Disease Product
Document Number: 2017-04228
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is announcing the issuance of a priority review voucher to the sponsor of a rare pediatric disease product application. The Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FD&C Act), as amended by the Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation Act (FDASIA), authorizes FDA to award priority review vouchers to sponsors of rare pediatric disease product applications that meet certain criteria. FDA has determined that SPINRAZA (nusinersen), manufactured by Biogen Inc., meets the criteria for a priority review voucher.
Supplemental Evidence and Data Request on Effects of Dietary Sodium and Potassium Intake on Chronic Disease Outcomes and Related Risk Factors
Document Number: 2017-04193
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
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 Effects of Dietary Sodium and Potassium Intake on Chronic Disease Outcomes and Related Risk Factors, 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).
DSM Biomedical; Filing of Color Additive Petition
Document Number: 2017-04188
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA or we) is announcing that we have filed a petition, submitted by DSM Biomedical, proposing that the color additive regulations be amended to provide for the safe use of high purity carbon black for coloring ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene sutures for use in general surgery.
National Center for Complementary & Integrative Health; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-04177
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Center for Complementary & Integrative Health; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-04176
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-04175
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development; Amended Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2017-04174
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Cancer Institute; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-04173
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Center for Scientific Review; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-04172
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Meeting of the 2018 Physical Activity Guidelines Advisory Committee
Document Number: 2017-04170
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: 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) is hereby giving notice that the third meeting of the 2018 Physical Activity Guidelines Advisory Committee (2018 PAGAC or Committee) will be held. This meeting will be open to the public via videocast.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Public Comment Request; Extension of a Currently Approved Information Collection (ICR-REV); Centers for Independent Living Annual Performance Report (CILPPR); Correction
Document Number: 2017-04169
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services
The Administration for Community Living published a proposed collection of information document in the Federal Register on February 23, 2017. (82 FR 11471 and 11472) The document contained an incorrect date and email address. In addition under the heading ``New Requirements'', the first paragraph was revised.