Executive Office of the President November 2005 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Proposed Bulletin for Good Guidance Practices
Document Number: E5-6704
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-30
Agency: Management and Budget Office, Executive Office of the President
The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) is proposing policies and procedures for agencies to develop, issue, and use guidance documents. This Bulletin is intended to increase the quality and transparency of agency guidance practices and the guidance documents produced through them.
National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day, 2005
Document Number: 05-23550
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2005-11-30
Agency: Executive Office of the President, Presidential Documents
National Drunk and Drugged Driving Prevention Month, 2005
Document Number: 05-23549
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2005-11-30
Agency: Executive Office of the President, Presidential Documents
Presidential Determination Pursuant to Section 2(c)(1) of the Migration and Refugee Assistance Act of 1962, as Amended
Document Number: 05-23540
Type: Administrative Order
Date: 2005-11-30
Agency: Executive Office of the President, Presidential Documents
Assignment of Certain Reporting Functions
Document Number: 05-23539
Type: Administrative Order
Date: 2005-11-30
Agency: Executive Office of the President, Presidential Documents
Blocking Property of Additional Persons Undermining Democratic Processes or Institutions in Zimbabwe
Document Number: 05-23412
Type: Executive Order
Date: 2005-11-25
Agency: Executive Office of the President, Presidential Documents
National Family Week, 2005
Document Number: 05-23332
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2005-11-23
Agency: Executive Office of the President, Presidential Documents
Thanksgiving Day, 2005
Document Number: 05-23287
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2005-11-23
Agency: Executive Office of the President, Presidential Documents
Trade Policy Staff Committee; Notice of Availability and Request for Public Comment on Interim Environmental Review of United States-Thailand Free Trade Agreement
Document Number: 05-23181
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-23
Agency: Office of the United States Trade Representative, Trade Representative, Office of United States, Executive Office of the President
The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR), on behalf of the Trade Policy Staff Committee (TPSC), seeks comment on the interim environmental review of the proposed United States-Thailand Free Trade Agreement (FTA). The interim environmental review is available at http://www.ustr.gov/TradeSectors/Environment/EnvironmentalRev iews/ SectionIndex.html. Copies of the review will also be sent to interested members of the public by mail upon request.
Andean Trade Preference Act (ATPA), as Amended: Notice Regarding the 2005 Annual Review
Document Number: 05-23031
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-22
Agency: Office of the United States Trade Representative, Trade Representative, Office of United States, Executive Office of the President
The Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) received petitions in September 2005 to review certain practices in certain beneficiary developing countries to determine whether such countries are in compliance with the ATPA eligibility criteria. This notice publishes a list of the September 2005 petitions that were filed in response to the announcement of the annual review.
America Recycles Day, 2005
Document Number: 05-22982
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2005-11-17
Agency: Executive Office of the President, Presidential Documents
National Farm-City Week, 2005
Document Number: 05-22981
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2005-11-17
Agency: Executive Office of the President, Presidential Documents
United States-Israel Free Trade Area Implementation Act; Designation of Qualifying Industrial Zones
Document Number: 05-22750
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-16
Agency: Office of the United States Trade Representative, Trade Representative, Office of United States, Executive Office of the President
Under the United States-Israel Free Trade Area Implementation Act of 1985 (``IFTA Act''), articles of qualifying industrial zones encompassing portions of Israel and Jordan or Israel and Egypt are eligible to receive duty-free treatment. Effective upon publication of this notice, the United States Trade Representative, pursuant to authority delegated by the President, is designating the Central Delta zone of Egypt as a qualifying industrial zone and expanding the already-designated Greater Cairo and Suez Canal qualified industrial zones under the IFTA Act.
Request for Comments Concerning Compliance With Telecommunications Trade Agreements
Document Number: 05-22749
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-16
Agency: Office of the United States Trade Representative, Trade Representative, Office of United States, Executive Office of the President
Pursuant to section 1377 of the Omnibus Trade and Competitiveness Act of 1988 (19 U.S.C. 3106) (``section 1377''), the Office of the United States Trade Representative (``USTR'') is reviewing and requests comments on: The operation, effectiveness, and implementation of and compliance with WTO agreements affecting market opportunities for telecommunications products and services of the United States; the telecommunications provisions of the North American Free Trade Agreement (``NAFTA''), the Chile, Singapore, and Australia Free Trade Agreements (``FTA'') and any other FTA coming into force on or before January 1, 2006; and other telecommunications trade agreements. The USTR will conclude the review by March 31, 2006.
Proposed Principles for Federal Support of Graduate and Postdoctoral Education and Training in Science and Engineering
Document Number: 05-22744
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-16
Agency: Office of Science and Technology Policy, Science and Technology Policy Office, Executive Office of the President
The proposed principles are intended to increase collaboration and consistency within the Federal agencies in support of graduate and postdoctoral education and training in science and engineering. Principles are: Federal Support of Graduate and Postdoctoral Education and Training Is a Critical Investment in the Future; The Federal Investment Portfolio Must Broadly Support Science and Engineering Disciplines; Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Scholars Must Receive Quality Education and Training; Federal Contributions toward Graduate and Postdoctoral Education and Training are Provided in Partnership with Academic and Other Non-Federal Institutions; Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Scholars Should Be Adequately Supported to Encourage Their Pursuit of Science and Engineering Careers; and Federal Agencies Should Collaborate in Areas of Common Interest.
Determinations Under Section 1106(a) of the Omnibus Trade and Competitiveness Act of 1988Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Document Number: 05-22798
Type: Administrative Order
Date: 2005-11-15
Agency: Executive Office of the President, Presidential Documents
World Freedom Day, 2005
Document Number: 05-22743
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2005-11-15
Agency: Executive Office of the President, Presidential Documents
Continuation of the National Emergency With Respect to Iran
Document Number: 05-22583
Type: Administrative Order
Date: 2005-11-10
Agency: Executive Office of the President, Presidential Documents
Revoking Proclamation 7924
Document Number: 05-22427
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2005-11-08
Agency: Executive Office of the President, Presidential Documents
Executive Office of the President; Acquisition Advisory Panel; Notification of Upcoming Meetings of the Acquisition Advisory Panel
Document Number: 05-22238
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-08
Agency: Management and Budget Office, Executive Office of the President
The Office of Management and Budget announces four meetings of the Acquisition Advisory Panel (AAP or ``Panel'') established in accordance with the Services Acquisition Reform Act of 2003.
Notice of Proposed Measure and Opportunity for Public Comment Pursuant to Section 421 of the Trade Act of 1974: Circular Welded Non-Alloy Steel Pipe From the People's Republic of China
Document Number: 05-22161
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-08
Agency: Office of the United States Trade Representative, Trade Representative, Office of United States, Executive Office of the President
The United States International Trade Commission (ITC) has determined, pursuant to section 421(b)(1) of the Trade Act of 1974, as amended (the Trade Act) (19 U.S.C. 2451(b)(1)), that circular welded non-alloy steel pipe \1\ from the People's Republic of China (China) are being imported into the United States in such increased quantities or under such conditions as to cause or threaten to cause market disruption to the domestic producers of like or directly competitive products. Pursuant to section 421(h)(1) of the Trade Act, the United States Trade Representative (USTR) is publishing notice of proposed restrictions with respect to imports of the subject circular welded non-alloy steel pipe from China. USTR invites domestic producers, importers, exporters, and other interested parties to submit their views and evidence on the appropriateness of the proposed restrictions and whether they would be in the public interest. USTR also invites interested parties to participate in a public hearing (if requested).
National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month, 2005
Document Number: 05-22298
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2005-11-07
Agency: Executive Office of the President, Presidential Documents
National Family Caregivers Month, 2005
Document Number: 05-22297
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2005-11-07
Agency: Executive Office of the President, Presidential Documents
National American Indian Heritage Month, 2005
Document Number: 05-22296
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2005-11-07
Agency: Executive Office of the President, Presidential Documents
Veterans Day, 2005
Document Number: 05-22204
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2005-11-04
Agency: Executive Office of the President, Presidential Documents
National Hospice Month, 2005
Document Number: 05-22203
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2005-11-04
Agency: Executive Office of the President, Presidential Documents
National Diabetes Month, 2005
Document Number: 05-22202
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2005-11-04
Agency: Executive Office of the President, Presidential Documents
National Adoption Month, 2005
Document Number: 05-22201
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2005-11-04
Agency: Executive Office of the President, Presidential Documents
Establishment of a Coordinator of Federal Support for the Recovery and Rebuilding of the Gulf Coast Region
Document Number: 05-22133
Type: Executive Order
Date: 2005-11-04
Agency: Executive Office of the President, Presidential Documents
Creation of the Gulf Coast Recovery and Rebuilding Council
Document Number: 05-22132
Type: Executive Order
Date: 2005-11-04
Agency: Executive Office of the President, Presidential Documents
Cost-Based and Interagency Billing Rates for Medical Care or Services Provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs
Document Number: 05-21933
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-03
Agency: Management and Budget Office, Department of Veterans Affairs, Executive Office of the President
This document provides cost-based and interagency billing rates for medical care or services provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA): (a) In error or on tentative eligibility; (b) In a medical emergency; (c) To pensioners of allied nations; (d) For research purposes in circumstances under which VA medical care appropriation is to be reimbursed by VA research appropriation; and (e) To beneficiaries of the Department of Defense or other Federal agencies, when the care or service provided is not covered by an applicable sharing agreement. The rates contained in this notice do not apply to sharing agreements between VA and Department of Defense unless otherwise stated. In addition, until such time as charges for outpatient dental care and prescription drugs are implemented under the provisions of 38 CFR 17.101, the applicable cost-based billing rates provided in this notice will be used for collection or recovery by VA for outpatient dental care and prescription drugs provided under circumstances covered by that section. This notice is issued jointly by the Office of Management and Budget and the Department of Veterans Affairs.
North American Free Trade Agreement; Invitation for Applications for Inclusion on the Chapter 19 Roster
Document Number: 05-21895
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-11-03
Agency: Office of the United States Trade Representative, Trade Representative, Office of United States, Executive Office of the President
Chapter 19 of the North American Free Trade Agreement (``NAFTA'') provides for the establishment of a roster of individuals to serve on binational panels convened to review final determinations in antidumping or countervailing duty (``AD/CVD'') proceedings and amendments to AD/CVD statutes of a NAFTA Party. The United States annually renews its selections for the Chapter 19 roster. Applications are invited from eligible individuals wishing to be included on the roster for the period April 1, 2006 through March 31, 2007.
Continuation of the National Emergency With Respect to Sudan
Document Number: 05-22015
Type: Administrative Order
Date: 2005-11-02
Agency: Executive Office of the President, Presidential Documents
Death of Rosa Parks
Document Number: 05-21988
Type: Proclamation
Date: 2005-11-02
Agency: Executive Office of the President, Presidential Documents