Office of Justice Programs 2018 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Request for Public Comment on Proposed NIJ Standard Entitled Patrol Rifles for Police Officers
Document Number: 2018-27396
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-12-19
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs
The National Institute of Justice (NIJ) seeks feedback from the public on a proposed NIJ Standard entitled Patrol Rifles for Law Enforcement that specifies minimum performance requirements and test methods for patrol rifles used by U.S. law enforcement.
Request for Public Comment on Proposed Revision of NIJ Standard 0112.03 (Revision A), Autoloading Pistols for Police Officers
Document Number: 2018-27392
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-12-19
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs
The National Institute of Justice (NIJ) seeks feedback from the public on a proposed revision of NIJ Standard 0112.03 (Revision A), Autoloading Pistols for Police Officers, that specifies minimum performance requirements and test methods for semiautomatic service pistols used by U.S. law enforcement.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection eComments Requested; Extension Without Change, of a Previously Approved Collection Census of Juveniles in Residential Placement (CJRP)
Document Number: 2018-26667
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-12-10
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs
The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs, will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection eComments Requested; Extension, Without Change, of a Currently Approved Collection; National Motor Vehicle Title Information System (NMVTIS)
Document Number: 2018-26217
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-12-04
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs
The Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Assistance, has submitted the following information collection request for review and clearance in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Meeting of the Coordinating Council on Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
Document Number: 2018-26096
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-11-30
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs
The Coordinating Council on Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention announces its next meeting.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection eComments Requested; New Collection; Fourth National Incidence Studies of Missing, Abducted, Runaway and Thrownaway Children (NISMART-4)
Document Number: 2018-24398
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-11-08
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs
The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed eCollection eComments Requested; Reinstatement, With Change, of a Previously Approved Collection: 2018 Census of Law Enforcement Training Academies (CLETA)
Document Number: 2018-22803
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-10-19
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs
The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Statistics, will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection was previously published in the Federal Register on Monday, July 23, 2018, allowing a 60-day comment period. Following publication of the 60-day notice, the Bureau of Justice Statistics received one communication containing general comments on the importance of the collection.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection; eComments Requested; New Collection: Survey of State Attorneys General Offices (SSAGO): Human Trafficking
Document Number: 2018-22802
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-10-19
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs
Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Statistics, will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. This proposed information collection was previously published in the Federal Register on August 6, 2018, allowing for a 60 day comment period. Six comments from the public were received during this period and are thoroughly addressed in the supporting statement for this collection. Briefly, three comments stated support for the survey and three comments requested more information but did not provide any follow-up comments.
Notice of Charter Renewal of the Coordinating Council on Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
Document Number: 2018-21379
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-10-02
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs
Notice that the charter of the Coordinating Council on Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention has been renewed.
Recognizing Private Sector Certification Programs for Criminal Justice Restraints
Document Number: 2018-17467
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-08-15
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs
The National Institute of Justice (NIJ) has been transitioning certification of restraints and handcuffs from an NIJ-operated program to recognition of private sector programs, as previously reported in the Federal Register (https://federalregister.gov/a/2017-14638). NIJ recognizes the following certification program for restraints as in compliance with Minimum Scheme Requirements to Certify Criminal Justice Restraints Described in NIJ Standard 1001.00: Safety Equipment Institute, Inc., 1307 Dolley Madison Boulevard, Suite 3A, McLean, VA 22101, Telephone: (703) 442-5732, Fax: (703) 442-5756, Email: info@seinet.org, http://www.seinet.org/.
Body Armor Manufacturer Workshop
Document Number: 2018-17466
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-08-15
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs
The National Institute of Justice (NIJ) is hosting a workshop for body armor manufacturers to provide an overview of draft NIJ Standard 0101.07, Ballistic Resistance of Body Armor, and draft NIJ Specification Threat Levels and Associated Ammunition to Test Equipment Intended to Protect U.S. Law Enforcement Against Handguns and Rifles. A preliminary outline of how the NIJ Compliance Testing Program (CTP), which manages conformity assessment of body armor, will begin to phase out use of NIJ Standard 0101.06 and phase in the use of NIJ Standard 0101.07 in the administration of the program over approximately the next year will be presented. The impact of the transition on the Compliant Products List (CPL) and Follow-up Inspection Testing (FIT) of listed body armor models compliant with NIJ Standard 0101.06 over a longer period of time will also be discussed. This will be an open forum and there will opportunities for attendees to ask questions. Space is limited at this workshop, and as a result, only 100 participants will be allowed to register. NIJ requests that each manufacturer limit their representatives to no more than two per organization. Exceptions to this limit may occur, should space allow. Participants planning to attend are responsible for their own travel arrangements. To register for the workshop, please send an email to bactp@justnet.org by 5:00 p.m. Eastern time on September 7, 2018, and provide the name of your company and the names of the representatives who will attend. A preliminary agenda will be sent to registered attendees approximately one week prior to the workshop.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection; eComments Requested; Revision of a Currently Approved Collection: Office of Justice Programs' Community Partnership Grants Management System (GMS)
Document Number: 2018-17269
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-08-13
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs
The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies.
Meeting of the Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative Federal Advisory Committee; Renewal of Charter
Document Number: 2018-17196
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-08-10
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs
This is an announcement of a meeting of the Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative (Global) Federal Advisory Committee (GAC) to discuss the Global Initiative, as described at www.it.ojp.gov/ global as well as an announcement of the renewal of the GAC charter.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection eComments Requested; New Collection
Document Number: 2018-16430
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-08-01
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs
The Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, SMART Office, is submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Meeting of the Public Safety Officer Medal of Valor Review Board
Document Number: 2018-16328
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-31
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs
This is an announcement of a meeting of the Public Safety Officer Medal of Valor Review Board, primarily intended to consider nominations for the 2017-2018 Medal of Valor, and to make a limited number of recommendations for submission to the U.S. Attorney General. Additional issues of importance to the Board may also be discussed. The meeting/conference call date and time is listed below.
Meeting of the Public Safety Officer Medal of Valor Review Board
Document Number: 2018-13460
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-06-22
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs
This is an announcement of a meeting (via WebEx/conference call-in) of the Public Safety Officer Medal of Valor Review Board to consider a range of issues of importance to the Board, to include but not limited to: The MOV Charter renewal; Bylaws; membership/terms; nomination eligibility; the conflict of interest policy and procedures; the pending 2016-2017 MOV ceremony; the 2017-2018 nominations, program outreach and marketing efforts; potential updates to the administrative system; and other issues of interest to the Board. The meeting date and time is listed below.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection; eComments Requested; Revision of a Currently Approved Collection: Office of Justice Programs' Community Partnership Grants Management System (GMS)
Document Number: 2018-11479
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-05-30
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs
The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies.
Meeting of the Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative Federal Advisory Committee
Document Number: 2018-09420
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-05-07
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs
This is an announcement of a meeting of the Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative (Global) Federal Advisory Committee (GAC) to discuss the Global Initiative, as described at www.it.ojp.gov/ global.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed eCollection eComments Requested; Extension of a Currently Approved Collection; Comments Requested: National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS)
Document Number: 2018-05503
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-03-19
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs
The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Statistics, will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection was previously published in the Federal Register allowing a 60-day comment period. Following publication of the 60-day notice, the Bureau of Justice Statistics received four requests for the survey instrument and communication containing suggestions for revisions to the instrument, which is addressed in Supporting Statement A.
Request for Public Comment on Proposed Revision of NIJ Standard 0101.06, Ballistic Resistance of Body Armor
Document Number: 2018-03674
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-02-22
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs
The National Institute of Justice (NIJ) seeks feedback from the public on a proposed revision of NIJ Standard 0101.06, Ballistic Resistance of Body Armor, that specifies minimum performance requirements and test methods for the ballistic resistance of body armor used by U.S. law enforcement that is intended to protect the torso against handgun and rifle ammunition.
Request for Public Comment on Proposed Specification Threat Levels and Associated Ammunition To Test Equipment Intended To Protect U.S. Law Enforcement Against Handguns and Rifles
Document Number: 2018-03672
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-02-22
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs
The National Institute of Justice (NIJ) seeks feedback from the public on a proposed specification of the threat levels and associated ammunition intended for use with voluntary NIJ Standards that specify a minimum performance requirement for U.S. law enforcement equipment intended to protect against handgun and rifle ammunition. This document defines ballistic threats identified by U.S. law enforcement as representative of prevalent threats in the United States.
Meeting of the Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative Federal Advisory Committee
Document Number: 2018-02701
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-02-12
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs
This is an announcement of a meeting of the Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative (Global) Federal Advisory Committee (GAC) to discuss the Global Initiative, as described at www.it.ojp.gov/ global.