Department of Labor March 2008 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

J.J. Peiger Company; Pittsburgh, PA; Notice of Negative Determination Regarding Application for Reconsideration
Document Number: E8-4668
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-11
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
Hearing on Reasonable Contracts or Arrangements Under Section 408(b)(2)-Fee Disclosure
Document Number: E8-4658
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-11
Agency: Employee Benefits Security Administration, Department of Labor
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. Department of Labor (the Department) is changing the date for the previously scheduled public hearing on the proposed regulation under section 408(b)(2) of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) and the related proposed class exemption. The notice that originally scheduled the public hearing for March 20, 2008, and March 21 (if necessary) was published in the Federal Register on February 27, 2008, at 73 FR 10405.
Continuing Information Collection Request for the Unemployment Insurance (UI) Facilitation of Claimant Reemployment; Comment Request
Document Number: E8-4657
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-11
Agency: Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration
As part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, the Department of Labor (Department) 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 the 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. A copy of the proposed information collection request (ICR) can be obtained by contacting the office listed below in the addressee section of this notice or by accessing: http://www.doleta.gov/OMBCN/ OMBControlNumber.cfm.
Petitions for Modification
Document Number: E8-4758
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-10
Agency: Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
Section 101(c) of the Federal Mine Safety and Health Act of 1977 and 30 CFR part 44 govern the application, processing, and disposition of petitions for modification. This notice is a summary of petitions for modification filed by the parties listed below to modify the application of existing mandatory safety standards published in Title 30 of the Code of Federal Regulations.
Powered Industrial Trucks Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
Document Number: E8-4478
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-07
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
OSHA solicits comments concerning its proposal to extend OMB approval of the information collection requirements contained in the Powered Industrial Truck Standard (29 CFR 1910.178). The information collection requirements addresses truck design, construction, and modification, as well as certification of training and evaluation for truck operators.
Central Michigan Staffing Workers On-Site at ITW Foils Mt. Pleasant, MI; Notice of Termination of Investigation
Document Number: E8-4445
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-07
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
Poirier's, Inc. Fall River, MA; Notice of Negative Determination Regarding Application for Reconsideration
Document Number: E8-4440
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-07
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
Two Star Dog, Inc., Berkeley, CA; Notice of Termination of Investigation
Document Number: E8-4435
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-07
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
Office of Job Corps; Advisory Committee on Job Corps; Meeting
Document Number: E8-4371
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-07
Agency: Department of Labor
On August 22, 2006, the Advisory Committee on Job Corps (ACJC) was established in accordance with the provisions of the Workforce Investment Act and the Federal Advisory Committee Act. The Committee was established to advance Job Crops' new vision for student achievement aimed at 21st century high-growth employment. The Committee was established to advance Job Corps' new vision for student achievement aimed at 21st century high-growth employment. This Committee will also evaluate Job Corps program characteristics, including its purpose, goals, and effectiveness, efficiency, and performance measures in order to address the critical issues facing the provision of job training and education to the youth population that it serves. The Committee may provide other advice and recommendations with regard to identifying and overcoming problems, planning program or center development or strengthening relations between Job Corps and agencies, institutions, or groups engaged in related activities.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Extension of a Currently Approved Information Collection With Non-Substantive Changes; Comment Request
Document Number: E8-4347
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-06
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 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. Currently, the Employment and Training Administration is soliciting comments concerning Form ETA 9033A Attestation by Employers Using Alien Crewmembers for Longshore Activities in the State of Alaska. A copy of the proposed information collection request (ICR) can be obtained by contacting the office listed below in the addressee section of this notice or at this Web site: http://www.doleta.gov/OMBCN/ OMBControlNumber.cfm.
Non-Electronic Filing of Applications for Permanent and Temporary Foreign Labor Certification
Document Number: E8-4119
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-05
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
The Employment and Training Administration (ETA) announces administrative changes in the locations where future non-electronic applications must be filed under the permanent foreign labor certification program and temporary foreign labor certification programs administered by the ETA's Office of Foreign Labor Certification (OFLC).
Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: E8-4091
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-05
Agency: Department of Labor, Veterans' Employment & Training Service, Veterans Employment and Training Service
The Department of Labor (DOL), 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. Currently, the Veterans' Employment & Training Service is soliciting comments concerning the proposed collection: Veteran Employment Services Survey. A copy of the proposed information collection request can be obtained by contacting the office listed below in the addresses section of this Notice.
Labor Organization Annual Financial Reports
Document Number: E8-3853
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-03-04
Agency: Department of Labor, Office of Labor-Management Standards, Labor-Management Standards Office
The Department of Labor's Employment Standards Administration (``ESA'') proposes to promulgate a rule that establishes a form to be used by labor organizations to file trust annual financial reports with ESA's Office of Labor-Management Standards (``OLMS''), provides appropriate instructions, and revises relevant sections of 29 CFR Part 403 relating to such reports. The proposed changes are made pursuant to section 208 of the Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act (``LMRDA''), 29 U.S.C. 438. The proposed rule will apply prospectively.