Department of Health and Human Services February 22, 2019 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Medicare Program; Announcement of the Re-Approval of COLA Under the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments of 1988
Document Number: 2019-03169
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-22
Agency: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Department of Health and Human Services
This notice announces the application of COLA for re-approval as an accreditation organization for clinical laboratories under the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments of 1988 (CLIA) program for the specialty and subspecialty areas listed in this notice under CLIA. We have determined that COLA meets or exceeds the applicable CLIA requirements. We are announcing the re-approval and grant COLA deeming authority for a period of 6 years.
Agency Forms Undergoing Paperwork Reduction Act Review
Document Number: 2019-03102
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-22
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Agency Forms Undergoing Paperwork Reduction Act Review
Document Number: 2019-03101
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-22
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Agency Forms Undergoing Paperwork Reduction Act Review
Document Number: 2019-03100
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-22
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Agency Forms Undergoing Paperwork Reduction Act Review
Document Number: 2019-03099
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-22
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2019-03079
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-22
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.
Final National Occupational Research Agenda for Healthcare and Social Assistance
Document Number: 2019-03072
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-22
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
NIOSH announces the availability of the final National Occupational Research Agenda for Healthcare and Social Assistance.
Submission for OMB Review; ACF's Generic Clearance for Grant Reviewer Recruitment Forms (OMB #0970-0477)
Document Number: 2019-03068
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-22
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
The Administration for Children and Families (ACF), Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation (OPRE) is proposing an extension of a currently approved generic clearance (OMB No. 0970-0477) for Grant Reviewer Recruitment (GRR) forms. The GRR forms will be used to select reviewers who will participate in the grant review process for the purpose of selecting successful applications.
Center for Scientific Review; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2019-03066
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-22
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Smoking Cessation and Related Indications: Developing Nicotine Replacement Therapy Drug Products; Draft Guidance for Industry; Availability
Document Number: 2019-03064
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-22
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA or Agency) is announcing the availability of a draft guidance for industry entitled ``Smoking Cessation and Related Indications: Developing Nicotine Replacement Therapy Drug Products.'' The document provides guidance to assist sponsors in the clinical development of nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) drug products, including but not limited to those intended for smoking cessation and related chronic indications.
Center for Scientific Review; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2019-03028
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-22
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Center for Scientific Review; Cancellation of Meeting
Document Number: 2019-03027
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-22
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Center for Scientific Review; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2019-03026
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-22
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2019-03015
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-22
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.
Clinical Laboratory Improvement Advisory Committee (CLIAC)
Document Number: 2019-03009
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-22
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, the CDC announces the following meeting for the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Advisory Committee (CLIAC). This meeting is open to the public, limited only by the space available. The meeting room accommodates approximately 100 people. The public is also welcome to view the meeting by webcast. Check the CLIAC website on the day of the meeting for the webcast link www.cdc.gov/cliac.
Board of Scientific Counselors, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health: Notice of Charter Renewal
Document Number: 2019-03008
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-22
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
This gives notice under the Federal Advisory Committee Act of October 6, 1972, that the Board of Scientific Counselors, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services, has been renewed for a 2-year period through February 3, 2021.
Board of Scientific Counselors, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, NCIPC; Correction
Document Number: 2019-03007
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-22
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Information for Providers To Share With Male Patients and Parents Regarding Male Circumcision and the Prevention of HIV Infection, Sexually Transmitted Infections, and Other Health Outcomes
Document Number: 2019-02907
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-22
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), announces the availability of ``Information for Providers to Share with Male Patients and Parents Regarding Male Circumcision and the Prevention of HIV infection, Sexually Transmitted Infections, and other Health Outcomes.''