Department of Justice December 2019 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Good Conduct Time Credit Under the First Step Act
Document Number: 2019-27976
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2019-12-31
Agency: Department of Justice, Bureau of Prisons
The Bureau of Prisons (Bureau) proposes to modify regulations on Good Conduct Time (GCT) credit to conform with recent legislative changes under the First Step Act (FSA), which would result in recalculation of the release date of most current inmates. However, as provided in the FSA, this change will not be effective until the Attorney General completes and releases the risk and needs assessment system.
Federal Bureau of Investigation; Records Management Division; National Name Check Program Section; Revised User Fee
Document Number: 2019-28165
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-30
Agency: Federal Bureau of Investigation, Department of Justice
This notice establishes a revised user fee for federal agencies requesting name-based, non-criminal justice background checks of the Federal Bureau of Investigation's (FBI) Central Records System through the National Name Check Program (NNCP). The total resource costs associated with providing these name check services have been calculated to ensure full reimbursement to the FBI. The FBI is also authorized to charge an additional amount to defray expenses required to update and improve the NNCP's technological infrastructure, which supports the automation of processes involving name-based background checks. This notice explains the methodology used to calculate revised fees and also provides the new fee schedule. The NNCP is replacing its current multiple fee structure with a single user fee.
Notice Pursuant to the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993-CHEDE-8
Document Number: 2019-28144
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-30
Agency: Antitrust Division, Department of Justice
Importer of Controlled Substances Application: Myoderm
Document Number: 2019-27954
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-27
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
Importer of Controlled Substances Application: Siegfried USA, LLC
Document Number: 2019-27953
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-27
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
Bulk Manufacturer of Controlled Substances Application: Janssen Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Document Number: 2019-27952
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-27
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
Bulk Manufacturer of Controlled Substances Application: Johnson Matthey Pharmaceutical Materials Inc.
Document Number: 2019-27951
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-27
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
Lisa Hamilton, N.P.; Decision and Order
Document Number: 2019-27945
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-27
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection eComments Requested; Informant Agreement-ATF Form 3252.2
Document Number: 2019-27924
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-27
Agency: Department of Justice, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives
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.
Bulk Manufacturer of Controlled Substances Application: Kinetochem LLC
Document Number: 2019-27784
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-26
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
Bulk Manufacturer of Controlled Substances Application: Bulk Manufacturers of Marihuana: Royal Emerald Pharmaceuticals Research and Development
Document Number: 2019-27783
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-26
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is providing notice of an application it has received from an entity applying to be registered to manufacture in bulk basic classes of controlled substances listed in schedule I. Prior to making decisions on this and other pending applications, DEA intends to promulgate regulations that govern the program of growing marihuana for scientific and medical research under DEA registration.
Bulk Manufacturer of Controlled Substances Application: Bulk Manufacturers of Marihuana: Stanley Brothers Bio Tec Inc.
Document Number: 2019-27782
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-26
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is providing notice of an application it has received from an entity applying to be registered to manufacture in bulk basic classes of controlled substances listed in schedule I. Prior to making decisions on this and other pending applications, DEA intends to promulgate regulations that govern the program of growing marihuana for scientific and medical research under DEA registration.
Bulk Manufacturer of Controlled Substances Application: Bulk Manufacturers of Marihuana: Agronomed Pharmaceuticals
Document Number: 2019-27781
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-26
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is providing notice of an application it has received from an entity applying to be registered to manufacture in bulk basic classes of controlled substances listed in schedule I. Prior to making decisions on this and other pending applications, DEA intends to promulgate regulations that govern the program of growing marihuana for scientific and medical research under DEA registration.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection eComments Requested
Document Number: 2019-27720
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-26
Agency: Department of Justice
The Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division, is 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; Revision of a Currently Approved Collection; Firearms Transaction Record/Registro de Transacción de Armas de Fuego-ATF Form 4473 (5300.9)
Document Number: 2019-27719
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-26
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 collection is being revised to include a Continuation Sheet, as well as changes to the content and layout of the form. There is also a decrease in the total respondents and burden hours associated with this information collection (IC). The proposed IC is also being published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies.
Meeting of the Federal Advisory Committee on Juvenile Justice
Document Number: 2019-27476
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-20
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs
The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention has scheduled a meeting of the Federal Advisory Committee on Juvenile Justice (FACJJ).
Paroling, Recommitting, and Supervising Federal Prisoners: Prisoners Serving Sentences Under the United States and District of Columbia Codes
Document Number: 2019-27340
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-12-20
Agency: Department of Justice, Parole Commission
The United States Parole Commission is amending its rule allowing hearings by videoconference to include parole termination hearings.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comments Requested; Request To Be Included on the List of Pro Bono Legal Service Providers for Individuals in Immigration Proceedings (Form EOIR-56)
Document Number: 2019-27298
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-19
Agency: Department of Justice
The Department of Justice (DOJ), Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR), 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 of a Currently Approved Collection: Capital Punishment Report of Inmates Under Sentence of Death
Document Number: 2019-27293
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-19
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.
Procedures for Asylum and Bars to Asylum Eligibility
Document Number: 2019-27055
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2019-12-19
Agency: Executive Office for Immigration Review, Department of Justice, Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
The Department of Justice and the Department of Homeland Security (collectively, ``the Departments'') propose to amend their respective regulations governing the bars to asylum eligibility. The Departments also propose to clarify the effect of criminal convictions and to remove their respective regulations governing the automatic reconsideration of discretionary denials of asylum applications.
Privacy Act of 1974; Matching Program
Document Number: 2019-27174
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-18
Agency: Department of Justice
The Department of Justice (DOJ) is issuing a public notice of its intent to conduct a computer matching program with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Department of the Treasury. Under this matching program, entitled Taxpayer Address Request (TAR), the IRS will provide information relating to taxpayers' mailing addresses to the DOJ for purposes of enabling DOJ to locate debtors to initiate litigation and/ or enforce the collection of debts owed by the taxpayers to the United States.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection eComments Requested; Revision of and Renewal of Previously Approved Collection; Comments Requested; Electronic Applications for the Attorney Student Loan Repayment Program
Document Number: 2019-27123
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-17
Agency: Department of Justice
The Department of Justice (DOJ), Justice Management Division, Office of Attorney Recruitment and Management (OARM), 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.
Technical Correction to Regulation Regarding Registration
Document Number: 2019-27097
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-12-16
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
This final rule corrects an erroneous cross-reference in a Drug Enforcement Administration regulation involving registration and ocean vessels, aircraft, and other entities. This change will provide clarity.
Jeffrey D. Olsen, M.D.; Decision and Order
Document Number: 2019-27096
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-16
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
Importer of Controlled Substances Application: Novitium Pharma LLC
Document Number: 2019-27095
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-16
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
Importer of Controlled Substances Application: Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Document Number: 2019-27094
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-16
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
Importer of Controlled Substances Application: Meridian Medical Technologies
Document Number: 2019-27093
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-16
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection eComments Requested; Extension of a Currently Approved Collection
Document Number: 2019-26833
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-13
Agency: Department of Justice
The Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) 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 of a Currently Approved Collection
Document Number: 2019-26832
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-13
Agency: Department of Justice
The Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) 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 of a Currently Approved Collection
Document Number: 2019-26831
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-13
Agency: Department of Justice
The Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) 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; Certification on Agency Letterhead Authorizing Purchase of Firearm for Official Duties of Law Enforcement Officer
Document Number: 2019-26724
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-12
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.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection eComments Requested; Application for an Amended Federal Firearms License-ATF Form 5300.38
Document Number: 2019-26723
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-12
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.
Notice of Lodging Proposed Consent Decree
Document Number: 2019-26490
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-10
Agency: Department of Justice
Agency Information Collection Activities, Proposed eCollection eComments Requested Extension Without Change, of a Previously Approved Collection Federal Coordination and Compliance Section (FCS) Complaint and Consent Form
Document Number: 2019-26330
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-06
Agency: Department of Justice
The Department of Justice (DOJ), Civil Rights Division, Federal Coordination and Compliance Section, 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.
Established Aggregate Production Quotas for Schedule I and II Controlled Substances and Assessment of Annual Needs for the List I Chemicals Ephedrine, Pseudoephedrine, and Phenylpropanolamine for 2020
Document Number: 2019-26119
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-02
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
This final order establishes the initial 2020 aggregate production quotas for controlled substances in schedules I and II of the Controlled Substances Act and the assessment of annual needs for the list I chemicals ephedrine, pseudoephedrine, and phenylpropanolamine.