Department of State July 2021 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Notice of Determinations; Culturally Significant Objects Being Imported for Conservation and Display in “Lives of the Gods: Divinity in Maya Art” Exhibition
Document Number: 2021-15964
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-07-27
Agency: Department of State
Notice is hereby given of the following determinations: I hereby determine that certain objects being imported from abroad pursuant to agreements with their foreign owners or custodians for temporary conservation and display in the exhibition ``Lives of the Gods: Divinity in Maya Art'' at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York; the Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, Texas; and at possible additional exhibitions or venues yet to be determined, are of cultural significance, and, further, that their temporary conservation and exhibition or display within the United States as aforementioned is in the national interest. I have ordered that Public Notice of these determinations be published in the Federal Register.
Notice of Determinations; Culturally Significant Objects Being Imported for Exhibition-Determinations: “Rebel, Jester, Mystic, Poet: Contemporary Persians-The Mohammed Afkhami Collection” Exhibition
Document Number: 2021-15963
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-07-27
Agency: Department of State
Notice is hereby given of the following determinations: I hereby determine that certain objects being imported from abroad pursuant to an agreement with their foreign owner or custodian for temporary display in the exhibition ``Rebel, Jester, Mystic, Poet: Contemporary PersiansThe Mohammed Afkhami Collection'' at the Asia Society, New York, New York, and at possible additional exhibitions or venues yet to be determined, are of cultural significance, and, further, that their temporary exhibition or display within the United States as aforementioned is in the national interest. I have ordered that Public Notice of these determinations be published in the Federal Register.
Notice of Determinations; Culturally Significant Objects Being Imported for Exhibition-Determinations: “Joan Mitchell” Exhibition
Document Number: 2021-15962
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-07-27
Agency: Department of State
Notice is hereby given of the following determinations: I hereby determine that certain objects being imported from abroad pursuant to an agreement with their foreign owner or custodian for temporary display in the exhibition ``Joan Mitchell'' at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California, the Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, Maryland, and at possible additional exhibitions or venues yet to be determined, are of cultural significance, and, further, that their temporary exhibition or display within the United States as aforementioned is in the national interest. I have ordered that Public Notice of these determinations be published in the Federal Register.
Notice of Determinations; Culturally Significant Objects Being Imported for Exhibition-Determinations: “Jasper Johns: Mind/Mirror” Exhibition
Document Number: 2021-15961
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-07-27
Agency: Department of State
Notice is hereby given of the following determinations: I hereby determine that certain objects being imported from abroad pursuant to agreements with their foreign owners or custodians for temporary display in the exhibition ``Jasper Johns: Mind/Mirror'' at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York, and at possible additional exhibitions or venues yet to be determined, are of cultural significance, and, further, that their temporary exhibition or display within the United States as aforementioned is in the national interest. I have ordered that Public Notice of these determinations be published in the Federal Register.
Notice of Determinations; Culturally Significant Object Being Imported for Exhibition-Determinations: “Great Hall Installation: Maya Art” Exhibition
Document Number: 2021-15960
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-07-27
Agency: Department of State
Notice is hereby given of the following determinations: I hereby determine that one object being imported from abroad pursuant to an agreement with its foreign owner or custodian for temporary display in the exhibition ``Great Hall Installation: Maya Art'' at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York, and at possible additional exhibitions or venues yet to be determined, is of cultural significance, and, further, that its temporary exhibition or display within the United States as aforementioned is in the national interest. I have ordered that Public Notice of these determinations be published in the Federal Register.
Notice of Determinations; Culturally Significant Objects Being Imported for Exhibition-Determinations: “Niki de Saint Phalle in the 1960s” Exhibition
Document Number: 2021-15959
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-07-27
Agency: Department of State
Notice is hereby given of the following determinations: I hereby determine that certain objects being imported from abroad pursuant to agreements with their foreign owners or custodians for temporary display in the exhibition ``Niki de Saint Phalle in the 1960s'' at The Menil Collection, Houston, Texas, the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla, California, and at possible additional exhibitions or venues yet to be determined, are of cultural significance, and, further, that their temporary exhibition or display within the United States as aforementioned is in the national interest. I have ordered that Public Notice of these determinations be published in the Federal Register.
30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Law Enforcement Officers Safety Act (LEOSA) Photographic Identification Card Application
Document Number: 2021-15917
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-07-27
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.
Notice of Determinations; Culturally Significant Objects Being Imported for Exhibition-Determinations: “Afterlives: Recovering the Lost Stories of Looted Art” Exhibition
Document Number: 2021-15393
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-07-20
Agency: Department of State
Notice is hereby given of the following determinations: I hereby determine that certain objects being imported from abroad pursuant to agreements with their foreign owners or custodians for temporary display in the exhibition ``Afterlives: Recovering the Lost Stories of Looted Art'' at The Jewish Museum, New York, New York, and at possible additional exhibitions or venues yet to be determined, are of cultural significance, and, further, that their temporary exhibition or display within the United States as aforementioned is in the national interest. I have ordered that Public Notice of these determinations be published in the Federal Register.
Department of State FY 2019 Service Contract Inventory
Document Number: 2021-15278
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-07-19
Agency: Department of State
Acting in compliance with Section 743 of Division C of the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2010, the Department of State is publishing this notice to advise the public of the availability of the FY 2019 Service Contract Inventory. The FY 2019 Service Contract Inventory includes the FY 2019 Planned Analysis, and the FY 2018 Meaningful Analysis.
60-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Petition To Classify Special Immigrant Under INA 203(b)(4) as Employee or Former Employee of the U.S. Government Abroad
Document Number: 2021-14825
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-07-13
Agency: Department of State
The Department of State is seeking Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for the information collection described below. 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 60 days for public comment preceding submission of the collection to OMB.
U.S. Stakeholder; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2021-14803
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-07-13
Agency: Department of State
The Department of State (Department) will host a virtual, open, U.S. stakeholders meeting, with remote participation only, to share information and obtain U.S. stakeholder input about the possible launch of negotiations to develop a global instrument to address ocean plastic pollution. There will be no in-person option for this meeting.
Report to Congress Pursuant to Section 353(d)(1)(A) of the United States-Northern Triangle Enhanced Engagement Act
Document Number: 2021-14515
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-07-08
Agency: Department of State
This document outlines the State Department's report to Congress regarding foreign persons who have knowingly engaged in actions that undermine democratic processes or institutions, significant corruption, or obstruction of such corruption in El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras pursuant to Section 353(b) of the Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2021.
Notice of Determinations; Culturally Significant Objects Being Imported for Exhibition-Determinations: “A Superb Baroque: Art in Genoa, 1600-1750” Exhibition
Document Number: 2021-14491
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-07-08
Agency: Department of State
Notice is hereby given of the following determinations: I hereby determine that certain objects being imported from abroad pursuant to agreements with their foreign owners or custodians for temporary display in the exhibition ``A Superb Baroque: Art in Genoa, 1600-1750'' at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, District of Columbia, and at possible additional exhibitions or venues yet to be determined, are of cultural significance, and, further, that their temporary exhibition or display within the United States as aforementioned is in the national interest. I have ordered that Public Notice of these determinations be published in the Federal Register.
Renewal of International Security Advisory Board Charter
Document Number: 2021-14189
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-07-02
Agency: Department of State
The Department of State announces the renewal of the Charter for the International Security Advisory Board (ISAB). The purpose of the Secretary's International Security Advisory Board (ISAB) is to provide the Department with a continuing source of independent insight, advice, and innovation on all aspects of arms control, disarmament, nonproliferation, outer space, critical infrastructure, cybersecurity, the national security aspects of emerging technologies, and international security, as well as related aspects of public diplomacy. The ISAB will remain in existence for two years after the filing date of the Charter unless terminated or renewed.
Department of State Acquisition Regulation; Access to Contractor Records
Document Number: 2021-13740
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2021-07-02
Agency: Department of State
The Department of State (DOS) is proposing an amendment to the Department of State Acquisition Regulation (DOSAR), to add a new contract clause relating to Department requests for examination of contractor records.