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

National Institute of Mental Health; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-11238
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-31
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-11237
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-31
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Cancer Institute; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-11236
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-31
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-11235
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-31
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request
Document Number: 2017-11234
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-31
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Voluntary Cosmetic Registration Program
Document Number: 2017-11188
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-31
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA or Agency) is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the Agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), Federal Agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension of an existing collection of information, and to allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice invites comments on the collection of information associated with our Voluntary Cosmetic Registration Program (VCRP).
National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program; List of Petitions Received
Document Number: 2017-11185
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-31
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 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.
Glo Eyes, LLC; Filing of Color Additive Petition
Document Number: 2017-11165
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2017-05-31
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 Glo Eyes, LLC, proposing that the color additive regulations be amended to provide for the safe use of D&C Yellow No. 8 as a color additive in contact lens solution.
Proposed Data Collection Submitted for Public Comment and Recommendations
Document Number: 2017-11112
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-31
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 ``Community Assessment for Public Health Emergency Response (CASPER).'' CASPER is an effective public health tool designed to quickly provide low-cost, household-based information about a community's needs and health status in a simple, easy-to-understand format for decision makers.
Proposed Data Collections Submitted for Public Comment and Recommendations
Document Number: 2017-11111
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-31
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 revision of the information collection project titled ``Health Hazard Evaluation and Technical AssistanceRequests and Emerging Problems.'' This data collection supports legislatively mandated (PL 91-596) assistance investigating emerging occupational hazards in workplaces.
Proposed Data Collection Submitted for Public Comment and Recommendations
Document Number: 2017-11110
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-31
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 ``Monitoring and Reporting for the Core State Violence and Injury Prevention (Core SVIPP) Program Cooperative Enhanced ComponentRegional Network Coordinating Organization (RNCO)'' CDC will use the collection to collect information needed for programmatic activities of the Regional Network Coordinating Organization (RNCO) enhanced component funded under the Core State Violence and Injury Prevention Program (Core SVIPP) cooperative agreement (CDC-RFA-CE16-1602).
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2017-11099
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-30
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: ``Voluntary Customer Survey Generic Clearance for the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.''
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection: Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Feedback on Agency Service Delivery
Document Number: 2017-11098
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-30
Agency: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Department of Health and Human Services
As part of a Federal Government-wide effort to streamline the process to seek feedback from the public on service delivery, AHRQ has submitted a Generic Information Collection Request (Generic ICR): ``Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Feedback on Agency Service Delivery.''
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-11097
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-30
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Dental & Craniofacial Research Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-11096
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-30
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-11095
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-30
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Center for Scientific Review; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-11094
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-30
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Center For Scientific Review Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-11093
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-30
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Pediatric Oncology Subcommittee of the Oncologic Drugs Advisory Committee; Notice of Meeting; Establishment of a Public Docket; Request for Comments
Document Number: 2017-11030
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-30
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA or Agency) announces a forthcoming public advisory committee meeting of the Pediatric Oncology Subcommittee of the Oncologic Drugs 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. FDA is establishing a docket for public comment on this document.
Proposed Data Collection Submitted for Public Comment and Recommendations
Document Number: 2017-11020
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-30
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 National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN). NHSN is a system designed to accumulate, exchange, and integrate relevant information and resources among private and public stakeholders to support local and national efforts to protect patients and promote healthcare safety.
Proposed Data Collection Submitted for Public Comment and Recommendations
Document Number: 2017-11019
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-30
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 an information collection titled ``Zika Virus Enhanced Surveillance of Selected Populations.'' This information collection will help state health departments better define the public health burden and clinical characteristics of Zika virus disease.
Proposed Data Collection Submitted for Public Comment and Recommendations
Document Number: 2017-11018
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-30
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 ``Backyard Integrated Tick Management Project'' which will evaluate the effectiveness of specific tick control methods used on single versus multiple adjacent properties to suppress host-seeking ticks infected with Lyme disease spirochetes and to reduce human tick bites, and help the CDC better understand human landscape use patterns and tick exposure locations.
Agency Forms Undergoing Paperwork Reduction Act Review
Document Number: 2017-11017
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-30
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Agency Information Collection Activities; Announcement of Office of Management and Budget Approvals
Document Number: 2017-11011
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-30
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is publishing a list of information collections that have been approved by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
BASF Corp.; Filing of Food Additive Petition (Animal Use)
Document Number: 2017-11010
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2017-05-30
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is announcing that BASF Corp. has filed a petition proposing that the food additive regulations be amended to provide for the safe use of formic acid as a feed acidifying agent in complete poultry feeds.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Submission of Petitions: Food Additive, Color Additive (Including Labeling), Submission of Information to a Master File in Support of Petitions; and Electronic Submission Using Food and Drug Administration Form 3503
Document Number: 2017-11009
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-30
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA, Agency, or we) is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the Agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (the PRA), Federal Agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension of an existing collection of information, and to allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments on the information collection provisions of FDA's regulations for submission of petitions, including food and color additive petitions (FAPs and CAPs) (including labeling) submission of information to a master file in support of petitions, and electronic submission using FDA Form 3503.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Additional Criteria and Procedures for Classifying Over-the-Counter Drugs as Generally Recognized as Safe and Effective and Not Misbranded
Document Number: 2017-11008
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-30
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA or Agency) is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the Agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), Federal Agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension of an existing collection of information, and to allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments on the collection of information associated with the criteria and procedures for classifying over-the-counter (OTC) drugs as generally recognized as safe and effective and not misbranded.
Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request
Document Number: 2017-11007
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-30
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-10995
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-30
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-10994
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-30
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-10993
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-30
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-10992
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-30
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-10991
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-30
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request
Document Number: 2017-10990
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-30
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
Center for Substance Abuse Prevention; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2017-10989
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-30
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Electronic Submission Process for Voluntary Allegations to the Center for Devices and Radiological Health
Document Number: 2017-10982
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-30
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA or Agency) is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the Agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), Federal Agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension of an existing collection of information, and to allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments on information voluntarily submitted to the Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH) on actual or potential health risk concerns about a medical device or radiological product or its use.
Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2017-10976
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-30
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 Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee (VRBPAC). 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.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2017-10944
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-26
Agency: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Department of Health and Human Services
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is announcing an opportunity for the public to comment on CMS' intention to collect information from the public. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (the PRA), federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information (including each proposed extension or reinstatement of an existing collection of information) and to allow 60 days for public comment on the proposed action. Interested persons are invited to send comments regarding our burden estimates or any other aspect of this collection of information, including the necessity and utility of the proposed information collection for the proper performance of the agency's functions, the accuracy of the estimated burden, ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected, and the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology to minimize the information collection burden.
National Institute of Nursing Research; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-10888
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Mental Health; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-10887
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-10886
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-10885
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute on Aging; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-10884
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Cancer Institute; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2017-10883
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Center for Scientific Review; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-10882
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Center for Scientific Review; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-10881
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Center for Scientific Review; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2017-10880
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for Office of Management and Budget Review; Comment Request; Adverse Event Program for Medical Devices (Medical Product Safety Network)
Document Number: 2017-10844
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-26
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is announcing that a proposed collection of information has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Applications for Food and Drug Administration Approval To Market a New Drug
Document Number: 2017-10818
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-26
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA or Agency) is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the Agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), Federal Agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension of an existing collection of information, and to allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments on the requirements governing applications for FDA approval to market a new drug.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for Office of Management and Budget Review; Comment Request; Import Trade Auxiliary Communication System
Document Number: 2017-10817
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-26
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA or we) is announcing that a proposed collection of information has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA).