Department of Homeland Security June 3, 2009 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Agency Information Collection Activities: Form I-907, Revision of a Currently Approved Information Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: E9-12953
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-03
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
Privacy Act of 1974, as Amended; Computer Matching Program (Department of Homeland Security United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (DHS/USCIS)-Massachusetts Division of Unemployment Assistance (MA-DUA))
Document Number: E9-12947
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-03
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Homeland Security
In accordance with the provisions of the Privacy Act, as amended, this notice announces the renewal of a computer matching program that Department of Homeland Security United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (DHS/USCIS) is currently conducting with MA- DUA.
Privacy Act of 1974, as Amended; Computer Matching Program (Department of Homeland Security United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (DHS/USCIS)-New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development (NJLWD))
Document Number: E9-12945
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-03
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Homeland Security
In accordance with the provisions of the Privacy Act, as amended, this notice announces the renewal of a computer matching program that Department of Homeland Security United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (DHS/USCIS) is currently conducting with New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development.
Notice to Aliens Included in the United States Visitor and Immigrant Status Indicator Technology (US-VISIT) Program; Collection of Alien Biometric Data upon Exit From the United States at Air Ports of Departure
Document Number: E9-12939
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-03
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
This notice informs the public of the implementation of United States Visitor and Immigrant Status Indicator Technology (US-VISIT) Program exit pilot programs at two air ports of entry as required by the Consolidated Security, Disaster Assistance, and Continuing Appropriations Act, 2009. The 2009 appropriations act limited the Department of Homeland Security's funding until US-VISIT conducts certain exit pilots programs and submits a report to Congress. This notice also announces the location of the exit pilot programs and describes the process by which the exit pilot programs will be evaluated by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The airport locations are Atlanta, Georgia, and Detroit, Michigan.
Privacy Act of 1974, as Amended; Computer Matching Program (Department of Homeland Security United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (DHS/USCIS)-New York Department of Labor (NY-DOL))
Document Number: E9-12936
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-03
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Homeland Security
In accordance with the provisions of the Privacy Act, as amended, this notice announces the renewal of a computer matching program that Department of Homeland Security United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (DHS/USCIS) is currently conducting with New York Department of Labor (NY-DOL).
Extending Period of Optional Practical Training by 17 Months for F-1 Nonimmigrant Students With STEM Degrees and Expanding Cap-Gap Relief for All F-1 Students With Pending H-1B Petitions; Correction
Document Number: E9-12861
Type: Rule
Date: 2009-06-03
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
With this amendment, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) corrects one typographical error and corrects two inadvertent omissions from the Optional Practical Training (OPT) interim final rule (IFR) published in the Federal Register on April 8, 2008.
Suspension of Community Eligibility
Document Number: E9-12857
Type: Rule
Date: 2009-06-03
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This rule identifies communities, where the sale of flood insurance has been authorized under the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), that are scheduled for suspension on the effective dates listed within this rule because of noncompliance with the floodplain management requirements of the program. If the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) receives documentation that the community has adopted the required floodplain management measures prior to the effective suspension date given in this rule, the suspension will not occur and a notice of this will be provided by publication in the Federal Register on a subsequent date.
Minnesota; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of an Emergency Declaration
Document Number: E9-12856
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-03
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of an emergency declaration for the State of Minnesota (FEMA-3304-EM), dated March 26, 2009, and related determinations.
Tennessee; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E9-12854
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-03
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Tennessee (FEMA-1839-DR), dated May 15, 2009, and related determinations.
Minnesota; Amendment No. 6 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E9-12853
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-03
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Minnesota (FEMA-1830-DR), dated April 9, 2009, and related determinations.
West Virginia; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E9-12851
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-03
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of West Virginia (FEMA-1838-DR), dated May 15, 2009, and related determinations.
Alabama; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E9-12850
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-03
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Alabama (FEMA-1836-DR), dated May 8, 2009, and related determinations.
Georgia; Amendment No. 4 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E9-12849
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-03
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Georgia (FEMA-1833-DR), dated April 23, 2009, and related determinations.
Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E9-12848
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2009-06-03
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Comments are requested on the proposed Base (1% annual-chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) and proposed BFE modifications for the communities listed in the table below. The purpose of this notice is to seek general information and comment regarding the proposed regulatory flood elevations for the reach described by the downstream and upstream locations in the table below. The BFEs and modified BFEs are a part of the floodplain management measures that the community is required either to adopt or show evidence of having in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). In addition, these elevations, once finalized, will be used by insurance agents, and others to calculate appropriate flood insurance premium rates for new buildings and the contents in those buildings.
Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E9-12847
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2009-06-03
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Comments are requested on the proposed Base (1% annual-chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) and proposed BFE modifications for the communities listed in the table below. The purpose of this notice is to seek general information and comment regarding the proposed regulatory flood elevations for the reach described by the downstream and upstream locations in the table below. The BFEs and modified BFEs are a part of the floodplain management measures that the community is required either to adopt or show evidence of having in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). In addition, these elevations, once finalized, will be used by insurance agents, and others to calculate appropriate flood insurance premium rates for new buildings and the contents in those buildings.
Changes in Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E9-12845
Type: Rule
Date: 2009-06-03
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This interim rule lists communities where modification of the Base (1% annual-chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) is appropriate because of new scientific or technical data. New flood insurance premium rates will be calculated from the modified BFEs for new buildings and their contents.
Changes in Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E9-12843
Type: Rule
Date: 2009-06-03
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Modified Base (1% annual-chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) are finalized for the communities listed below. These modified BFEs will be used to calculate flood insurance premium rates for new buildings and their contents.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: E9-12830
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-03
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has submitted the information collection abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget for review and clearance in accordance with the requirements of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The submission describes the nature of the information collection, the categories of respondents, the estimated burden (i.e., the time, effort and resources used by respondents to respond) and cost, and includes the actual data collection instruments FEMA will use.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: E9-12828
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-03
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has submitted the information collection abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget for review and clearance in accordance with the requirements of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The submission describes the nature of the information collection, the categories of respondents, the estimated burden (i.e., the time, effort and resources used by respondents to respond) and cost, and includes the actual data collection instruments FEMA will use.