Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records
Document Number: 2015-16462
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-07-06
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
The Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board (Board) is issuing public notice of its intent to amend a system of records that it maintains subject to the Privacy Act of 1974 (5 U.S.C. 552a), as amended. Specifically, RATB-11 entitled ``Oversight Support'' is being amended to reflect one new routine use for information contained in the system and to make various technical corrections and/or clarifications.
Removal of Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board Regulations
Document Number: 2015-15359
Type: Rule
Date: 2015-06-24
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
The Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board (Board) previously issued regulations pertaining to the Privacy Act of 1974, Public Information and Requests, and the Board's Official Seal. These are the only Board issued regulations codified in the Code of Federal Regulations. On September 30, 2015, the Board is required by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, as amended, to terminate. After that date, because the Board will cease to exist, there will be no need for the Board's regulations. Accordingly, this final rule removes the Board's regulations from the Code of Federal Regulations effective September 30, 2015.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Renewal of Currently Approved Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2013-16151
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-07-05
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
The Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board (Board) is giving public notice that it will submit a currently approved information collection to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for renewal. The public and affected federal agencies are invited to comment on the proposed approval renewal pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA).
Agency Information Collection Activities: Renewal of Currently Approved Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2013-07324
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-03-29
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
The Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board (Board) invites comments on the proposed renewal of a currently approved information collection as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA).
Agency Information Collection Activities: Renewal of Currently Approved Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2013-06278
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-03-19
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
The Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board (Board) is giving public notice that it will submit a currently approved information collection to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for renewal. The public and affected federal agencies are invited to comment on the proposed approval renewal pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA).
Agency Information Collection Activities: Renewal of Currently Approved Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: C1-2012-30952
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-01-18
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
Agency Information Collection Activities: Renewal of Currently Approved Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2012-30952
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-26
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
The Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board (Board) invites comments on the proposed renewal of a currently approved information collection request (ICR) as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA).
Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records
Document Number: 2012-6103
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-03-14
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
The Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board (Board) is issuing public notice of its intent to amend a system of records that it maintains subject to the Privacy Act of 1974 (5 U.S.C. 552a), as amended; specifically, RATB-11 entitled ``RATB Investigative Files'' is being amended to reflect legislation expanding the purview of the Board's responsibilities, see e.g., Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2012, Public Law 112-74, Sec. 528, 125 Stat. 786, 920 (2011); and Education Jobs Fund, Public Law 111-226, Sec. 101, 124 Stat. 2389 (2010). Accordingly, the Board is making substantive amendments to its system notice to include: amended categories of individuals covered by the system, amended categories of records in the system, additional authorities for maintenance of the system, amended purposes, a new routine use, and amended record source categories. In addition, the Board is renaming the system as RATB-11-Oversight Support as well as clarifying the security classification, system location, storage, retrievability, safeguards, retention and disposal, and system manager. The amended system of records reads as follows: RATB11
Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records
Document Number: 2012-2505
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-02-06
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records
Document Number: 2011-19714
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-08-04
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
The Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board (Board) proposes a new system of records subject to the Privacy Act of 1974 (5 U.S.C. 552a), as amended (Privacy Act or the Act), entitled ``Fast Alert System.'' Under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, Public Law 111-5 (Recovery Act), the Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board (Board) is responsible for coordinating and conducting oversight of covered funds to prevent fraud, waste, and abuse. The Board has determined that, to further its mission of fraud and waste prevention, recipients of Recovery Act funds and those seeking Recovery Act funds should be reviewed against existing public, private, and commercially available information, including but not limited to information regarding past recipients of or those that have sought Federal funds. The Board has further determined that direct participation in such reviews by agency procurement and grant personnel, as well as by Offices of Inspector General and other law enforcement authorities, will improve the efficiency and economy of achieving the Board's mission of preventing and detecting fraud, waste, and abuse of Recovery Act funds. RATB13
Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records
Document Number: 2011-11296
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-05-10
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
The Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board (Board) is issuing public notice of its intent to amend a system of records that it maintains subject to the Privacy Act of 1974 (5 U.S.C. 552a). RATB- 9FederalReporting.gov Section 1512 Data System, the system that maintains information on recipients of funds disbursed under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, Public Law 111-5 (Recovery Act), is being amended to reflect post-Recovery Act legislation expanding the purview of the Board's oversight responsibilities, see, e.g., Education Jobs Fund, Public Law 111-226, 124 Stat. 2389, sec. 101 (Aug. 10, 2010) (``[T]he amount under this heading shall be administered under the terms and conditions of * * * title XV of division A of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Pub. L. 111-5).''), and to account for data submitted to the Board by methods other than FederalReporting.gov. Accordingly, the Board is making substantive amendments to its system notice to include: new categories of individuals covered by the system, new categories of records in the system, an amended routine use, and new record source categories. To further reflect recent legislation and to account for data submitted to the Board by methods other than FederalReporting.gov, the system will be renamed RATB-9Section 1512 Data System. The amended system of records reads as follows: RATB-9.
No FEAR Act Notice
Document Number: 2011-6076
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-16
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
The Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board (Board) is providing notice to its employees, former employees, and applicants for Board employment about the rights and remedies available to them under the Federal antidiscrimination, whistleblower protection, and retaliation laws. This notice fulfills the Board's initial notification under the Notification and Federal Employee Antidiscrimination and Retaliation Act (No FEAR Act or Act), as implemented by Office of Personnel Management (OPM) regulations 5 CFR part 724.
Agenda and Notice Meeting of the Recovery Independent Advisory Panel; Correction
Document Number: 2011-1109
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-01-20
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
The Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board (Board) published a document in the Federal Register of January 10, 2011, concerning agenda and notice of meeting of the Recovery Independent Advisory Panel (RIAP). The document contained incorrect addresses.
Agenda and Notice Meeting of the Recovery Independent Advisory Panel
Document Number: 2011-152
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-01-10
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
In accordance with the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, Public Law 111-5 (Recovery Act), and the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (FACA), the Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board's (Board) Recovery Independent Advisory Panel (RIAP) will meet as indicated below. Notice of this meeting is required under Section 10(a)(2) of FACA. This notice is intended to notify the general public of their opportunity to attend the meeting.
Agenda and Notice of Partially Closed Meeting of the Recovery Independent Advisory Panel
Document Number: 2010-28243
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-11-09
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
In accordance with the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, Public Law 111-5 (Recovery Act), and the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (FACA), the Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board's (Board) Recovery Independent Advisory Panel (RIAP) will meet as indicated below. Notice of this meeting is required under Section 10(a)(2) of FACA. This notice is intended to notify the general public of their opportunity to attend the open portion of the meeting.
Agenda and Notice of Partially Closed Meeting of the Recovery Independent Advisory Panel
Document Number: 2010-17589
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-07-20
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
In accordance with the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, Public Law 111-5 (Recovery Act), and the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (FACA), the Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board's (Board) Recovery Independent Advisory Panel (RIAP) will meet as indicated below. Notice of this meeting is required under Section 10(a)(2) of FACA. This notice is intended to notify the general public of their opportunity to attend the open portion of the meeting.
Notice of Submission of Proposed Information Collection to OMB Emergency Comment Request
Document Number: 2010-16125
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-07-02
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
The Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board (Board) has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for clearance the following proposal for collection of information under the emergency provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35).
Privacy Act Regulations
Document Number: 2010-15691
Type: Rule
Date: 2010-06-29
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
The Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board (Board) amends its regulations implementing the Privacy Act of 1974 (Privacy Act), Public Law 93-579, 5 U.S.C. 552a. This final rule adds 4 CFR 200.17 to exempt certain systems of records from certain sections of the Privacy Act (5 U.S.C. 552a) pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552a(j) and (k). These exemptions will help ensure that the Board may efficiently and effectively compile investigatory material to prevent and detect fraud, waste, and abuse and perform its other authorized duties and activities relating to oversight of funds awarded pursuant to the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, Public Law 111-5 (Feb. 17, 2009) (Recovery Act).
Proposed Information Collection
Document Number: 2010-9942
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-04-29
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
Under provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3507(a)(1)(D)) and 5 CFR Part 1320, the Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board (Board) invites public comments on a revision of a currently approved collection of information (OMB number 0430-0004).
Privacy Act Regulations
Document Number: 2010-8912
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2010-04-19
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
The Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board (Board) proposes to amend the Board's regulations implementing the Privacy Act of 1974 (Privacy Act), as amended. This proposed rule would exempt certain systems of records from certain sections of the Privacy Act. These exemptions will help ensure that the Board may efficiently and effectively compile investigatory material to prevent and detect fraud, waste, and abuse and perform its other authorized duties and activities relating to oversight of funds awarded pursuant to the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Recovery Act).
Proposed Information Collection Activities
Document Number: E9-29436
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-12-10
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
The Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board (Board) is giving public notice that it has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval the information collection described in this notice. The public is invited to comment on the proposed information collection pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records
Document Number: E9-27899
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-11-20
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
The Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board (Board or RATB) proposes two new systems of records subject to the Privacy Act of 1974, as amended (Privacy Act or the Act), entitled ``RATB Investigative Files'' and ``RATB Fraud Hotline Program Files.''
Implementation of Privacy Act of 1974
Document Number: E9-27878
Type: Rule
Date: 2009-11-20
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
This document institutes the Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board's (Board) final rule implementing a set of procedural regulations under the Privacy Act of 1974 (Privacy Act or the Act), Public Law 93-579, 5 U.S.C. 552a. These regulations have been written to conform to the statutory provisions of the Act. They are intended to expedite the processing of Privacy Act requests received by the Board and to ensure the proper dissemination of information to the public.
Rule Implementing the Freedom of Information Act
Document Number: E9-27877
Type: Rule
Date: 2009-11-20
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
This document institutes the Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board's (Board) final rule implementing a set of procedural regulations under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) in accordance with 5 U.S.C. 552, and Public Law 104-231, the Electronic Freedom of Information Act Amendments of 1996. These regulations have been written to conform to the statutory provisions of the Acts, to expedite the processing of FOIA requests received by the Board, and to ensure the proper dissemination of information to the public.
Proposed Information Collection Activities
Document Number: E9-24320
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-10-08
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
The Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board (Board) invites comments on the proposed information collection request as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Proposed Information Collection Activities
Document Number: E9-20931
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-08-31
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
The Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board (Board) invites comments on the proposed information collection request as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records
Document Number: E9-19160
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-08-11
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
The Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board (Board) proposes two new systems of records subject to the Privacy Act of 1974, as amended (Privacy Act or the Act), entitled ``FederalReporting.gov Section 1512 Data System'' (1512 Data System) and ``FederalReporting.gov Recipient Registration System'' (FRRS). The 1512 Data System will contain information on recipients of funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, Public Law 111-5 (Recovery Act). Under section 1512 of the Recovery Act, as well as implementing guidance promulgated by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), recipients are required to report certain data elements relating to their receipt of funds. The 1512 Data System will include data collected from recipients reporting data pursuant to the Recovery Act, and that data will then flow to and be posted publicly on the Web site Recovery.gov, which was also established by the Recovery Act. The FRRS will contain information on individuals who have registered and established accounts to access FederalReporting.gov, the Board's Web- based inbound reporting system. The information maintained by the FRRS includes the first name, last name, phone number, extension, agency code (for individuals associated with a Federal agency), and DUNS number. This information is used to retrieve additional recipient organizational information from the Central Contractor Registry (CCR), Federal Procurement Data System (FPDS), and Dun and Bradstreet database systems. This information will be used to protect and manage access to the individual's account on FederalReporting.gov. In this notice, the Board provides the required information on the systems of records.
Proposed Information Collection Activities
Document Number: E9-18933
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-08-07
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
The Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board (Board) invites comments on the proposed information collection request as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Official Seal
Document Number: E9-18509
Type: Rule
Date: 2009-08-04
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
The Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board (Board) is adopting regulations to establish its chapter and to adopt requirements on the use of its official seal. Use by any person or organization may be made only with the Board's prior written approval. Wrongful use of an official seal is subject to administrative action and/or criminal penalty.
Rule Implementing the Freedom of Information Act
Document Number: E9-18353
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2009-08-03
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
The Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board (Board) is proposing to implement a set of procedural regulations under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) in accordance with 5 U.S.C. 552, and Public Law 104-231, the Electronic Freedom of Information Act Amendments of 1996. These proposed regulations have been written to conform to the statutory provisions in the Acts, to expedite the processing of FOIA requests received by the Board, and to ensure the proper dissemination of information to the public.
Implementation of Privacy Act of 1974
Document Number: E9-18352
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2009-08-03
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
The Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board (Board) is proposing to implement a set of procedural regulations under the Privacy Act of 1974 (Privacy Act or the Act), Public Law 93-579, 5 U.S.C. 552a. The proposed regulations have been written to conform to the statutory provisions of the Act. They are intended to expedite the processing of Privacy Act requests received by the Board and to ensure the proper dissemination of information to the public.
Privacy Act of 1974; Systems of Records
Document Number: E9-15278
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-29
Agency: Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
The Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board (Board) proposes to establish systems of records that are subject to the Privacy Act of 1974 (Privacy Act or the Act). In this notice, the Board provides the required information on the systems of records.