Department of Labor November 2005 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Petitions for Modification
Document Number: E5-6705
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-30
Agency: Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
Petitions for Modification
Document Number: E5-6674
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-29
Agency: Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
Blasting and the Use of Explosives; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
Document Number: 05-23292
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-25
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
OSHA solicits public comment concerning its request for an extension of the information collection requirements contained in 29 CFR part 1926, subpart UBlasting and the Use of Explosives as well as several newly-identified information collection requirements contained in this subpart.
OSHA Strategic Partnership Program for Worker Safety and Health (OSPP)
Document Number: 05-23291
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-25
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
In accordance with 5 CFR 1320.8(d), the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requests comments concerning its proposed extension of the collection of information requirements specified in the OSHA Strategic Partnership Program for Worker Safety and Health (OSPP).
Investigations Regarding Certifications of Eligibility to Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: E5-6466
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-23
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
New Riverside Ochre Company; Cartersville, GA; Notice of Termination of Investigation
Document Number: E5-6464
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-23
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
Notice of Determinations Regarding Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: E5-6463
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-23
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 05-23147
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-23
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
ACCSH will meet December 8-9, 2005, in Washington, DC. This meeting is open to the public. Time and Date: ACCSH will meet from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Thursday, December 8, 2005, and from 8:30 a.m. to Noon, Friday, December 9, 2005. Place: ACCSH will meet in Room N-3437 A/B/C of the Frances Perkins Building, U.S. Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20210.
Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
Document Number: 05-23146
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-23
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Labor
Trade Adjustment Assistance Program: Training and Employment Guidance Letter
Document Number: E5-6396
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-21
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
Marine Terminals Standards and Safety and Health Regulations for Longshoring; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
Document Number: 05-23000
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-21
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
OSHA solicits public comment concerning its request for an extension of the information collection requirements contained in the Standards on Marine Terminals (29 CFR part 1917) and Safety and Health Regulations for Longshoring (29 CFR part 1918).
Workforce Security Programs: Training and Employment Guidance Letter Interpreting Federal Law
Document Number: E5-6387
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-18
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
Proposed Extension of Information Collection; Comment Request ERISA Technical Release 91-1
Document Number: 05-22867
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-18
Agency: Employee Benefits Security Administration, Department of Labor
The Department of Labor, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, conducts a preclearance consultation program to provide the general public and Federal agencies with an opportunity to comment on proposed and continuing collections of information in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA 95) (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). This program helps to ensure that the data the Department gathers can be provided in the desired format, that the reporting burden on the public (time and financial resources) is minimized, that the public understands the Department's collection instruments, and that the Department can accurately assess the impact of collection requirements on respondents. Currently, the Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA) is soliciting comments concerning an extension of the information collections in ERISA Technical Release 91-1, issued in 1991. Technical Release 91-1 provides guidance on permitted transfers of excess assets from a defined benefit pension plan to a retiree health benefits account under provisions of the Internal Revenue Code (the Code) and the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA). A copy of the information collection request (ICR) may be obtained by contacting the office listed in the ADDRESSES section of this notice.
Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
Document Number: 05-22866
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-18
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Labor
Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
Document Number: 05-22865
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-18
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Labor
Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
Document Number: 05-22864
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-18
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Labor
Request for Certification of Compliance-Rural Industrialization Loan and Grant Program
Document Number: E5-6363
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-17
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
The Employment and Training Administration is issuing this notice to announce the receipt of a ``Certification of Non-Relocation and Market and Capacity Information Report'' (Form 4279-2) for the following: Applicant/Location: Savitaben, Inc., Gainsville, Georgia. Principal Product: The loan, guarantee, or grant applicant plans to construct a five-story, 122-room Holiday Inn. The NAICS industry for this enterprise is 72111 Hotels (except casino hotels).
Request for Certification of Compliance-Rural Industrialization Loan and Grant Program
Document Number: E5-6362
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-17
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
The Employment and Training Administration is issuing this notice to announce the receipt of a ``Certification of Non-Relocation and Market and Capacity Information Report'' (Form 4279-2) for the following: Applicant/Location: Davis Family, LLC., Le Sueur, Minnesota. Principal Product: The loan, guarantee, or grant applicant plans to build an extension to an existing plant to manufacture quartz slabs for countertops, flooring and walls. The NAICS industry for this enterprise is 327991 (cut stone and stone product manufacturing.
Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
Document Number: E5-6361
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-17
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Labor
Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: E5-6360
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-17
Agency: Employment Standards Administration, Department of Labor
The Department of Labor, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, conducts a preclearance consultation program to provide the general public and Federal agencies with an opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing collections of information in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA95) [44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)]. This program helps to ensure that requested data can be provided in the desired format, reporting burden (time and financial resources) is minimized, collection instruments are clearly understood, and the impact of collection requirements on respondents can be properly assessed. Currently, the Employment Standards Administration is soliciting comments concerning the proposed collection: The Remedial Education Provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act. A copy of the proposed information collection request can be obtained by contacting the office listed below in the ADDRESSES section of this Notice.
Notice of a Change in Status of an Extended Benefit (EB) Period for Louisiana
Document Number: 05-22797
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-17
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
Thomas C. Wilson, Inc.; Long Island City, NY; Notice of Termination of Investigation
Document Number: E5-6325
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-16
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
General Electric Company; Mebane, NC; Notice of Termination of Investigation
Document Number: E5-6324
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-16
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
Commscope, Inc.; Scottsboro, AL; Notice of Termination of Investigation
Document Number: E5-6323
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-16
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
Wabash Alloys; Wabash, IN; Dismissal of Application for Reconsideration
Document Number: E5-6322
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-16
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
Notice of Determinations Regarding Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: E5-6321
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-16
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
Proposed Information Collection Request Submitted for Public Comment and Recommendations; Summaries Unemployment Insurance (UI) Trust Fund Activities Reports
Document Number: E5-6320
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-16
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
The Department of Labor, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, conducts a preclearance consultation program to provide the general public and Federal agencies with an opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing collections of information in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA95) [44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)]. This program helps to ensure that requested data can be provided in the desired format, reporting burden (time and financial resources) is minimized, collection instruments are clearly understood, and the impact of collection requirements on respondents can be properly assessed.
Charter Fabrics, Inc.; New York, NY; Dismissal of Application for Reconsideration
Document Number: E5-6316
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-16
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
Document Number: 05-22676
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-16
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Labor
DOL Partnerships for Compliance Assistance Program (PCAP) and Request for Applications for Partnerships
Document Number: 05-22675
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-16
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Labor
This notice announces an opportunity for partnerships and the re-opening of the DOL Partnerships for Compliance Assistance Program (PCAP). The primary goal of these partnerships is to better inform businesses and workers, through nonprofit third-party membership organizations, of the compliance assistance tools and resources the Department has available to help them comply with its laws and regulations. Letters of interest from nonprofit third-party membership organizations should contain information identifying the organization, including Web site URL and promotional literature describing their mission/purpose statement and constituent information; ideas on how a DOL partnership benefits the organization's constituents, members or stakeholders; and a contact person's name, title, address and telephone number. Letters of interest in PCAP should also identify the documents in the submission that should be kept confidential (e.g., due to copyright concerns).
Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratories; Supplier's Declaration of Conformity
Document Number: 05-22630
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-15
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requests comments on a specific proposal submitted to OSHA to permit the use of a Supplier's Declaration of Conformity (SDoC) as part of, or as an alternative to, the Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratories (NRTLs) product approval process.
Proposed Extension of Information Collection; Comment Request Regulation Regarding Participant Directed Individual Account Plans Under ERISA 404(c)
Document Number: 05-22584
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-15
Agency: Employee Benefits Security Administration, Department of Labor
The Department of Labor (the Department), as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, conducts a preclearance consultation program to provide the general public and Federal agencies with an opportunity to comment on proposed and continuing collections of information in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA 95) (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). This helps to ensure that the data the Department gathers can be provided in the desired format, that the reporting burden on the public (time and financial resources) is minimized, that the public understands the Department's collection instruments, and that the Department can accurately assess the impact of collection requirements on respondents. Currently, the Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA) is soliciting comments concerning an extension of the information collections in regulation section 2550.404c-1, pertaining to participant-directed individual account plans under section 404(c) of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA). A copy of the information collection request (ICR) may be obtained by contacting the office listed in the ADDRESSES section of this notice.
Federal Economic Statistics Advisory Committee; Notice of Open Meeting and Agenda
Document Number: 05-22447
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-10
Agency: Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Labor Statistics Bureau
Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 05-22446
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-10
Agency: Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Labor Statistics Bureau
The Department of Labor, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, conducts a pre-clearance consultation program to provide the general public and Federal agencies with an opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing collections of information, in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA95) [44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)]. This program helps to ensure that requested data can be provided in the desired format, reporting burden (time and financial resources) is minimized, collection instruments are clearly understood, and the impact of collection requirements on respondents can be properly assessed. The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) is soliciting comments concerning the proposed extension of the ``Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (BLS-1411).'' A copy of the proposed information collection request (ICR) can be obtained by contacting the individual listed below in the Addresses section of this notice.
IBM Corporation Muskegon, MI; Notice of Termination of Investigation
Document Number: 05-22331
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-09
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
Investigations Regarding Certifications of Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: 05-22330
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-09
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
S. Lichtenberg and Company Inc., Samsons Mfg. Division Waynesboro, GA; Notice of Termination of Investigation
Document Number: 05-22329
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-09
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
Accufab Industries New Freedom, PA; Notice of Termination of Investigation
Document Number: 05-22327
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-09
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
Notice of Determinations Regarding Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: 05-22325
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-09
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor