Employee Benefits Security Administration May 2011 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Proposed Extension of Information Collection Request Submitted for Public Comment; Consent To Receive Employee Benefit Plan Disclosure Electronically; Prohibited Transaction Exemption 86-128; Furnishing Documents to the Secretary of Labor on Request under ERISA Section 104(a)(6)
Document Number: 2011-12711
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-05-24
Agency: Employee Benefits Security Administration, Department of Labor
The Department of Labor (the Department), in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA 95) (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)), provides the general public and Federal agencies with an opportunity to comment on proposed and continuing collections of information. This helps the Department assess the impact of its information collection requirements and minimize the public's reporting burden. It also helps the public understand the Department's information collection requirements and provide the requested data in the desired format. The Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA) is soliciting comments on the proposed extension of the information collection requests (ICRs) contained in the documents that are described below. The Department is not proposing to make any changes to the ICRs at this time. A copy of the ICRs may be obtained by contacting the office listed in the ADDRESSES section of this notice. ICRs also are available at reginfo.gov (http://www.reginfo.gov/public/do/PRAMain).
Exemptions From Certain Prohibited Transaction Restrictions
Document Number: 2011-11440
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-05-11
Agency: Employee Benefits Security Administration, Department of Labor
This document contains exemptions issued by the Department of Labor (the Department) from certain of the prohibited transaction restrictions of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA or the Act) and/or the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 (the Code). This notice includes the following: D-11528, 2011-06, Wachovia Corporation and Its Current and Future Affiliates or Successors (collectively, Wachovia or the Applicant), D-11580, 2011-07, Robert W. Baird and Co. Incorporated and its Future Affiliates and Subsidiaries (collectively, Baird); D-11621, 2011-08, Security Benefit Mutual Holding Company (MHC) and Security Benefit Life Insurance Company (SBL, and together with MHC the Applicants); and D-11635, 2011-09, The Parvin Nahvi, M.D. Inc. 401(k) Profit Sharing Trust (the Plan).
Proposed Exemptions from Certain Prohibited Transaction Restrictions
Document Number: 2011-10999
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-05-05
Agency: Employee Benefits Security Administration, Department of Labor
This document contains notices of pendency before the Department of Labor (the Department) of proposed exemptions from certain of the prohibited transaction restrictions of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA or the Act) and/or the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 (the Code). This notice includes the following proposed exemptions: D-11513, North Trust Corporation; D- 11634, The United Brotherhood of Carpenters Pension Fund (the Fund); D- 11639, Wolverine Bronze Profit Sharing Plan and Trust (the Plan); and L-11651 and L-11652, Verizon Communications, Inc. (Verizon and Cellco Partnership, doing business as Verizon Wireless (Verizon Wireless; collectively, the Applicants) et al.]