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

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National Institute on Drug Abuse; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-07508
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-13
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute on Drug Abuse; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2017-07507
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-13
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-07506
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-13
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Agency Forms Undergoing Paperwork Reduction Act Review
Document Number: 2017-07483
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-13
Agency: Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Department of Health and Human Services
Proposed Data Collection Submitted for Public Comment and Recommendations
Document Number: 2017-07482
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-13
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 the proposed information collection project entitled ``Assessing School-Centered HIV/STD Prevention Efforts in a Local Education Agency.'' This study provides in-depth assessment of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) prevention efforts in a location education agency funded by CDC's Division of Adolescent and School Health.
Decision To Evaluate a Petition To Designate a Class of Employees From the Idaho National Laboratory-Idaho Chemical Processing Plant in Scoville, Idaho, To Be Included in the Special Exposure Cohort
Document Number: 2017-07474
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-13
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services
NIOSH gives notice of a decision to evaluate a petition to designate a class of employees from the Idaho National Laboratory Idaho Chemical Processing Plant in Scoville, Idaho, to be included in the Special Exposure Cohort under the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act of 2000.
Regulation of Intentionally Altered Genomic DNA in Animals; Extension of Comment Period
Document Number: 2017-07470
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-13
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA or we) is extending the comment period for the draft guidance for industry (GFI) #187 entitled ``Regulation of Intentionally Altered Genomic DNA in Animals'' that was announced in the Federal Register of January 19, 2017. We are taking this action in response to requests for an extension to allow interested persons additional time to submit comments.
Genome Editing in New Plant Varieties Used for Foods; Extension of Comment Period
Document Number: 2017-07469
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-13
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA or we) is extending the comment period for a docket to receive information and comments on the use of genome editing techniques to produce new plant varieties that are used for human or animal food. We established the docket through a notice that appeared in the Federal Register of January 19, 2017. We are taking this action in response to requests for an extension to allow interested persons additional time to submit comments.
Medical Devices; Exemptions From Premarket Notification: Class I Devices
Document Number: 2017-07468
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-13
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA or Agency) has identified a list of class I devices that are now exempt from premarket notification requirements, subject to certain limitations. FDA is publishing this notice of that determination in accordance with procedures established by the 21st Century Cures Act. This notice represents FDA's final determination with respect to the class I devices included in this document. FDA's action will decrease regulatory burdens on the medical device industry and will eliminate private costs and expenditures required to comply with certain Federal regulation.
Office of the Director; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2017-07427
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-13
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Meeting Announcement for the Technical Advisory Panel on Medicare Trustee Reports
Document Number: 2017-07411
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-12
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services
This notice announces the meeting dates for the Technical Advisory Panel on Medicare Trustee Reports on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 and Wednesday May 3, 2017 in Washington, DC
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2017-07334
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-12
Agency: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2017-07333
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-12
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Board of Scientific Counselors, Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response, (BSC, OPHPR)
Document Number: 2017-07325
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-12
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Mine Safety and Health Research Advisory Committee, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (MSHRAC, NIOSH)
Document Number: 2017-07324
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-12
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Board of Scientific Counselors, Office of Infectious Diseases (BSC, OID)
Document Number: 2017-07323
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-12
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request
Document Number: 2017-07317
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-12
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request
Document Number: 2017-07217
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-12
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
Possession, Use, and Transfer of Select Agents and Toxins-Addition of Bacillus cereus
Document Number: 2017-07210
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-04-12
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services
On September 14, 2016, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) published in the Federal Register (81 FR 63138) an interim final rule and request for comments which added Bacillus cereus Biovar anthracis to the list of HHS select agents and toxins as a Tier 1 select agent. CDC received two comments, both of which supported the rule change.
Issuance of Final Publication
Document Number: 2017-07275
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-11
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
NIOSH announces the availability of the following publication: ``NIOSH Center for Motor Vehicle Safety: Results from 2016 Midcourse Review'' [DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 2017-139].
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission to OMB for Review and Approval; Public Comment Request; Information Collection Request Title: NURSE Corps Loan Repayment Program OMB No. 0915-0140-Revision
Document Number: 2017-07273
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-11
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, HRSA has submitted an Information Collection Request (ICR) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval. Comments submitted during the first public review of this ICR will be provided to OMB. OMB will accept further comments from the public during the review and approval period.
National Institute of General Medical Sciences; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-07261
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-11
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of General Medical Sciences; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-07260
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-11
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-07259
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-11
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute on Aging; Amended Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2017-07258
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-11
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Center for Scientific Review; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-07257
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-11
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection: Public Comment Request Information Collection Request Title: Rural Health Network Development Planning Performance Improvement and Measurement System Database, OMB No. 0915-0384-Extension
Document Number: 2017-07220
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-11
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration
In compliance with the requirement for opportunity for public comment on proposed data collection projects of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, HRSA announces plans to submit an Information Collection Request (ICR), described below, to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). Prior to submitting the ICR to OMB, HRSA seeks comments from the public regarding the burden estimate, below, or any other aspect of the ICR.
National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics: Meeting
Document Number: 2017-07194
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-11
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services
Office of the Secretary; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2017-07188
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-11
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of General Medical Sciences Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2017-07187
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-11
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-07186
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-11
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-07185
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-11
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Fogarty International Center; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2017-07184
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-11
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Supplemental Evidence and Data Request on Lower Limb Prosthesis
Document Number: 2017-07158
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-11
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 Lower Limb Prosthesis, which is currently being conducted by the AHRQ's Evidence- based Practice Centers Program. Access to published and unpublished pertinent scientific information will improve the quality of this review.
Supplemental Evidence and Data Request on Systematic Review of Breastfeeding Programs and Policies, Breastfeeding Uptake, and Maternal Health Outcomes in Developed Countries
Document Number: 2017-07157
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-11
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 Systematic Review of Breastfeeding Programs and Policies, Breastfeeding Uptake, and Maternal Health Outcomes in Developed Countries, which is currently being conducted by the AHRQ's Evidence-based Practice CentersProgram. Access to published and unpublished pertinent scientific information will improve the quality of this review.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2017-07156
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-11
Agency: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Department of Health and Human Services
This notice announces the intention of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) to request that the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approve the proposed information collection project ``AHRQ Research Reporting System (ARRS).'' This proposed information collection was previously published in the Federal Register on January 11, 2017 and allowed 60 days for public comment. AHRQ did not receive any substantive comments during this period. The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional 30 days for public comment.
Meeting Notice; Advisory Council for the Elimination of Tuberculosis (ACET)
Document Number: 2017-07284
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-10
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to OMB for Review and Approval; Public Comment Request
Document Number: 2017-07143
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-10
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 0990-0419, scheduled to expire on June 30, 2017. 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.
Government-Owned Inventions; Availability for Licensing
Document Number: 2017-07058
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-10
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
The inventions listed below are owned by an agency of the U.S. Government and are 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.
Government-Owned Inventions; Availability for Licensing
Document Number: 2017-07057
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-10
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.
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2017-07056
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-10
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-07055
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-10
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Office of the Director; Notice of Charter Renewal
Document Number: 2017-07054
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-10
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Meeting of the National Advisory Committee on Children and Disasters
Document Number: 2017-07052
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-10
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services
As stipulated by the Federal Advisory Committee Act, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is hereby giving notice that the National Advisory Committee on Children and Disasters (NACCD) will hold a public teleconference on May 5, 2017.
Meetings of the National Preparedness and Response Science Board and the National Advisory Committee on Children and Disasters
Document Number: 2017-07051
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-10
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services
As stipulated by the Federal Advisory Committee Act, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is hereby giving notice that the National Preparedness and Response Science Board (NPRSB) will hold a public meeting on April 12, 2017, and a joint public meeting with the National Advisory Committee on Children and Disasters (NACCD) on April 13, 2017. Notice of publication for the April 12-13, 2017 meeting is less than 15 calendar days prior to the meeting, as exceptional circumstances exist. Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Management Regulations, the notice for this meeting is given less than 15 calendar days prior to the meeting due to exceptional circumstance. It is imperative that the National Preparedness and Response Science Board (NPRSB) and the National Advisory Committee (NACCD) hold this April 12-13, 2017 meeting to accommodate the scheduling priorities of key participants. Given HHS's need for the NPRSB and NACCD's ongoing advice, and the scheduling difficulties of selecting alternative dates, the agency deems it important for the advisory committees to meet on April 12-13, 2017, despite the late notice.
Findings of Research Misconduct; Correction
Document Number: 2017-07006
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-07
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Secretary
This document corrects an error that appeared in the notice published in the June 8, 2016, Federal Register entitled ``Findings of Research Misconduct.''
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-06989
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-07
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services
Office of the Secretary: Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2017-06988
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-07
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-06987
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-07
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Disease, Disability, and Injury Prevention and Control Special Emphasis Panel (SEP): Initial Review
Document Number: 2017-06984
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-07
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services