Department of Justice December 19, 2016 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Standards and Procedures for the Enforcement of the Immigration and Nationality Act
Document Number: 2016-30491
Type: Rule
Date: 2016-12-19
Agency: Department of Justice
This rule revises the Department of Justice's (Department's) regulations implementing a section of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) concerning unfair immigration-related employment practices. The revisions conform the regulations to the statutory text as amended, simplify and add definitions of statutory terms, update and clarify the procedures for filing and processing charges of discrimination, ensure effective investigations of unfair immigration-related employment practices, reflect developments in nondiscrimination jurisprudence, reflect changes in existing practices (e.g., electronic filing of charges), reflect the new name of the office within the Department charged with enforcing this statute, and replace outdated references.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection Comments Requested; New Collection: Death in Custody Reporting Act Collection
Document Number: 2016-30396
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-12-19
Agency: Department of Justice
The Department of Justice (DOJ), Bureau of Justice Assistance 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.
Bulk Manufacturer of Controlled Substances Application: Research Triangle Institute
Document Number: 2016-30368
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-12-19
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
Recognition of Organizations and Accreditation of Non-Attorney Representatives
Document Number: 2016-29726
Type: Rule
Date: 2016-12-19
Agency: Executive Office for Immigration Review, Department of Justice
This rule amends the regulations governing the requirements and procedures for authorizing representatives of non-profit religious, charitable, social service, or similar organizations to represent persons in proceedings before the Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The rule also amends the regulations concerning EOIR's disciplinary procedures.