Department of Justice 2014 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Notice of Lodging of Proposed Consent Decree Under Cercla
Document Number: 2014-30629
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-12-31
Agency: Department of Justice
Meeting of the Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative Federal Advisory Committee
Document Number: 2014-30579
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-12-31
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs
This is an announcement of a meeting of the Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative (Global) Federal Advisory Committee (GAC) to discuss the Global Initiative, as described at www.it.ojp.gov/ global.
Community Oriented Policing Services; Public Meetings With Members of the Research Community, Subject-Matter Experts and the Public To Discuss Topics Relating to Policing; Executive Order-Establishment of the President's Task Force on 21st Century Policing
Document Number: 2014-30456
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-12-30
Agency: Department of Justice
On December 18, 2014, President Barack Obama signed an Executive Order titled ``Establishment of the President's Task Force on 21st Century Policing'' establishing the President's Task Force on 21st Century Policing (``Task Force''). The Task Force seeks to identify best practices and make recommendations to the President on how policing practices can promote effective crime reduction while building public trust and examine, among other issues, how to foster strong, collaborative relationships between local law enforcement and the communities they protect. The Task Force will be holding its first public meeting. The meeting agenda is as follows:
Notice of Lodging of Proposed Consent Decree Under CERCLA
Document Number: 2014-30331
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-12-29
Agency: Department of Justice
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection eComments Requested; Reinstatement, With Change, of a Previously Approved Collection for Which Approval Has Expired: 2014 Survey of State Criminal History Information Systems
Document Number: 2014-29743
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-12-19
Agency: Department of Justice
The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Statistics, will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Schedules of Controlled Substances: Temporary Placement of Three Synthetic Cannabinoids Into Schedule I
Document Number: 2014-29651
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-12-19
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
The Deputy Administrator of the Drug Enforcement Administration is issuing this notice of intent to temporarily schedule three synthetic cannabinoids into schedule I pursuant to the temporary scheduling provisions of the Controlled Substances Act. The substances are: N-(1-amino-3-methyl-1-oxobutan-2-yl)-1-(cyclohexylmethyl)-1H- indazole-3-carboxamide (common name: AB-CHMINACA), N-(1-amino-3-methyl- 1-oxobutan-2-yl)-1-pentyl-1H-indazole-3-carboxamide (common name: AB- PINACA) and [1-(5-fluoropentyl)-1H-indazol-3-yl](naphthalen-1- yl)methanone (common name: THJ-2201). This action is based on a finding by the Deputy Administrator that the placement of these synthetic cannabinoids into schedule I of the CSA is necessary to avoid an imminent hazard to the public safety. Any final order will impose the administrative, civil, and criminal sanctions and regulatory controls applicable to schedule I substances under the CSA on the manufacture, distribution, possession, importation, exportation, research, and conduct of instructional activities of these synthetic cannabinoids.
Federal Awarding Agency Regulatory Implementation of Office of Management and Budget's Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards
Document Number: 2014-28697
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-12-19
Agency: Agency for International Development, Agencies and Commissions, Department of the Interior, Department of Justice, Department of Labor, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, National Archives and Records Administration, National Science Foundation, Small Business Administration, Social Security Administration, Department of State, Department of Transportation, Department of Treasury, Department of Veterans Affairs, National Institute of Food and Agriculture, National Endowment for the Arts, Office of the Chief Financial Officer, National Endowment for the Humanities, Institute of Museum and Library Services, Department of Housing and Urban Development, Department of Homeland Security, Department of Agriculture, Commodity Credit Corporation, Farm Service Agency, Rural Business-Cooperative Service, Rural Housing Service, Rural Utilities Service, Department of Commerce, Corporation for National and Community Service, Department of Defense, Department of Education, Department of Energy, Environmental Protection Agency, Executive Office of the President, Management and Budget Office, National Drug Control Policy Office, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Health and Human Services
This joint interim final rule implements for all Federal award-making agencies the final guidance Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards (Uniform Guidance) published by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) on December 26, 2013. This rule is necessary in order to incorporate into regulation and thus bring into effect the Uniform Guidance as required by OMB. Implementation of this guidance will reduce administrative burden and risk of waste, fraud, and abuse for the approximately $600 billion per year awarded in Federal financial assistance. The result will be more Federal dollars reprogrammed to support the mission, new entities able to compete and win awards, and ultimately a stronger framework to provide key services to American citizens and support the basic research that underpins the United States economy.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection eComments Requested; Employee Possessor Questionnaire
Document Number: 2014-29455
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-12-17
Agency: Department of Justice
The Department of Justice (DOJ), Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), will submit the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection eComments Requested; Certification on Agency Letterhead Authorizing Purchase of Firearm for Official Duties of Law Enforcement Officer
Document Number: 2014-29454
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-12-17
Agency: Department of Justice
The Department of Justice (DOJ), Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), will submit the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies.
Granting of Relief; Federal Firearms Privileges
Document Number: 2014-29236
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-12-12
Agency: Department of Justice, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives
Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation (NGSC), a wholly owned subsidiary of Northrop Grumman Corporation (NGC), has been granted relief from the disabilities imposed by Federal laws by the Director of ATF with respect to the acquisition, receipt, transfer, shipment, transportation, or possession of firearms.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection eComments Requested; Reinstatement, With Change, of a Previously Approved Collection for Which Approval Has Expired: FBI eFOIA Form
Document Number: 2014-29177
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-12-12
Agency: Department of Justice
The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs, Federal Bureau of Investigation, will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. This proposed information collection was previously published in the Federal Register Volume 79, Number 196, page 61096, on October 9, 2014, allowing for a 60 day comment period.
Electronic Prescriptions for Controlled Substances: Notice of Approved Certification Process
Document Number: 2014-29118
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-12-12
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
The Drug Enforcement Administration is announcing one new DEA- approved certification process for providers of Electronic Prescriptions for Controlled Substances applications. Certifying organizations with an approved certification process are posted on the Drug Enforcement Administration's Web site upon approval.
Attorney General Guidelines Stating Principles for Working With Federally Recognized Indian Tribes
Document Number: 2014-28903
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-12-12
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of the Attorney General
The Attorney General is issuing guidelines stating principles for working with federally recognized Indian tribes.
Manufacturer of Controlled Substances Registration: Sigma Aldrich Research Biochemicals, Inc.
Document Number: 2014-29119
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-12-11
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
Sigma Aldrich Research Biochemicals, Inc., applied to be registered as a manufacturer of certain basic classes of controlled substances. The DEA grants Sigma Aldrich Research Biochemicals, Inc. registration as a manufacturer of those controlled substances.
Manufacturer of Controlled Substances Registration: Johnson Matthey Pharmaceutical Materials, Inc.
Document Number: 2014-29117
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-12-11
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
Johnson Matthey Pharmaceutical Materials, Inc. applied to be registered as a manufacturer of certain basic classes of controlled substances. The DEA grants Johnson Matthey Pharmaceutical Materials, Inc. registration as a manufacturer of the controlled substances.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection eComments Requested; New Collection: Methodological Research To Support the National Crime Victimization Survey: Subnational Companion Study-American Crime Survey Field Test
Document Number: 2014-29066
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-12-11
Agency: Department of Justice
The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Statistics, will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection eComments Requested; Extension With Change, of a Previously Approved Collection FD-1000 Customer Satisfaction Assessment
Document Number: 2014-28784
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-12-09
Agency: Department of Justice
The Department of Justice (DOJ), FBI Laboratory, Federal Bureau of Investigation, will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Notice of Lodging Proposed Consent Decree
Document Number: 2014-28735
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-12-09
Agency: Department of Justice
Smoking/No Smoking Areas
Document Number: 2014-28620
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-12-08
Agency: Department of Justice, Bureau of Prisons
In this document, the Bureau of Prisons (Bureau) finalizes without change a proposed rule that was published on this subject on May 12, 2006, to revise regulations pertaining to smoking/no smoking in Bureau facilities. The revised regulations generally prohibit smoking in and on the grounds of Bureau institutions and offices, except as part of an authorized inmate religious activity; and, for Bureau staff and official visitors, only in smoking areas designated by the Warden. Possession of smoking apparatus and tobacco in any form is prohibited for inmates under this rule, unless as part of an authorized inmate religious activity. We intend this amendment to promote a clean air environment and to protect the health and safety of staff and inmates.
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2014-28663
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-12-05
Agency: Foreign Claims Settlement Commission, Department of Justice
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2014-28204
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-12-02
Agency: Department of Justice, Parole Commission
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection eComments Requested; Extension of a Currently Approved Information Collection; Claims Filed Under the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act (RECA)
Document Number: 2014-28208
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-12-01
Agency: Department of Justice
The Department of Justice (DOJ), Civil Division, will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. This proposed information collection was previously published in the Federal Register Volume 79, Number 187, page 57977, on September 26, 2014, allowing for a 60 day comment period.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection Comments Requested; Bureau of Justice Assistance Application Form: State Criminal Alien Assistance Program (SCAAP)
Document Number: 2014-28207
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-12-01
Agency: Department of Justice
The Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Assistance, will be submitting the following information collection request for review and clearance in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection eComments Requested; Application To Transport Interstate or Temporarily Export Certain National Firearms Act (NFA) Firearms
Document Number: 2014-28206
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-12-01
Agency: Department of Justice
The Department of Justice (DOJ), Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), will submit the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection eComments Requested; Application and Permit for Permanent Exportation of Firearms
Document Number: 2014-28205
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-12-01
Agency: Department of Justice
The Department of Justice (DOJ), Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), will submit the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection eComments Requested; Federal Firearms License Responsible Person Questionnaire
Document Number: 2014-27921
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-11-25
Agency: Department of Justice
The Department of Justice (DOJ), Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), will submit the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection eComments Requested; Application for Federal Firearms License
Document Number: 2014-27920
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-11-25
Agency: Department of Justice
The Department of Justice (DOJ), Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), will submit the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies.
Exemption From Registration for Persons Authorized Under U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission or Agreement State Medical Use Licenses or Permits and Administering the Drug Product DaTscanTM
Document Number: 2014-27917
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-11-25
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is amending its regulations to waive the requirement of registration for persons who are authorized under United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission or Agreement State medical use licenses or permits and administer the drug product DaTscan\TM\.