Department of State June 27, 2014 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: J-1 Waiver Recommendation Application
Document Number: 2014-15168
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-27
Agency: Department of State
The Department of State has submitted the information collection described below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval. In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 we are requesting comments on this collection from all interested individuals and organizations. The purpose of this Notice is to allow 30 days for public comment.
Certifications Pursuant to Section 609 of Public Law 101-162
Document Number: 2014-15164
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-27
Agency: Department of State
On May 14 2014, the Department of State certified, pursuant to Section 609 of Public Law 101-162, that 14 nations have adopted programs to reduce the incidental capture of sea turtles in their shrimp fisheries comparable to the program in effect in the United States. The Department also certified that the fishing environments in 26 other countries and one economy do not pose a threat of the incidental taking of sea turtles protected under Section 609.
Amendment to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations: Third Rule Implementing Export Control Reform; Correction
Document Number: 2014-15147
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-06-27
Agency: Department of State
The Department of State is correcting a final rule that appeared in the Federal Register of January 2, 2014 (79 FR 34). The final rule amended the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) as part of the President's Export Control Reform (ECR) effort.