Commerce

  • Fisheries of the South Atlantic; South Atlantic Fishery Management Council; Public Meetings

    AGENCY: National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce.

    ACTION: Notice of public meetings.


    SUMMARY: The South Atlantic Fishery Management Council (Council) will hold a meeting of its Citizen Science Advisory Panel Communication/ Outreach/Education Action Team via webinar.

    DATES: The meeting will be held Friday, September 22, 2017 at 10 a.m. The meeting is scheduled to last approximately 90 minutes. Additional Action Team webinar and plenary webinar dates and times will publish in a subsequent issue in the Federal Register.

    ADDRESSES:

    Meeting address: The meetings will be held via webinar and are open to members of the public. Webinar registration is required and registration links will be posted to the Citizen Science program page of the Council's Web site at www.safmc.net.

    Council address: South Atlantic Fishery Management Council, 4055 Faber Place Drive, Suite 201, N. Charleston, SC 29405.

    FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Amber Von Harten, Citizen Science Program Manager, SAFMC; phone: (843) 302-8433 or toll free: (866) SAFMC-10; fax: (843) 769-4520; email: amber.vonharten@safmc.net.

    https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2017-09-08/html/2017-19055.htm

  • Environmental Protection Agency

  • Notification of a Public Meeting of the Science Advisory Board Chemical Assessment Advisory Committee

    AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

    ACTION: Notice.


    SUMMARY: The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA or Agency) Science Advisory Board (SAB) Staff Office announces a public meeting of the SAB Chemical Assessment Advisory Committee (CAAC) to receive a briefing from the EPA's National Center for Environmental Assessment (NCEA) on the content and presentation of assessment products to be released at early stages of development of draft assessments. These products represent an update to the materials released for the purposes of early stakeholder engagement, as outlined in the "IRIS enhancements" (2013). These materials are expected to add transparency to draft assessment development, while simultaneously increasing throughput and responsiveness to Agency needs.

    DATES: The public face-to-face meeting will be held from Wednesday, September 27, 2017 through Thursday, September 28, 2017, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., (Eastern time) daily.

    ADDRESSES: The public meeting will be held at Residence Inn Arlington Capital View, 2850 S. Potomac Ave., Arlington, VA 22202.

    FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Any member of the public wishing to obtain further information concerning the meeting may contact Dr. Suhair Shallal, Designated Federal Officer (DFO), SAB Staff Office, by telephone at (202) 564-0257 or shallal.suhair@epa.gov. General information concerning the EPA Science Advisory Board, as well as any updates concerning the meeting announced in this notice, can be found at the EPA SAB Web site at http://www.epa.gov/sab.

    https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2017-09-06/html/2017-18764.htm

  • Health and Human Services

  • Review of Existing Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research Regulatory and Information Collection Requirements

    AGENCY: Food and Drug Administration, HHS.

    ACTION: Request for comments and information.


    SUMMARY: As part of the implementation of Executive Order 13771 entitled, "Reducing Regulation and Controlling Regulatory Costs," and Executive Order 13777 entitled, "Enforcing the Regulatory Reform Agenda," the Food and Drug Administration (FDA, Agency, or we) is seeking comments and information from interested parties to help FDA identify existing regulations and related paperwork requirements that could be modified, repealed, or replaced, consistent with the law, to achieve meaningful burden reduction while allowing us to achieve our public health mission and fulfill statutory obligations. This document relates to the products regulated by the Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research (CBER).

    DATES: Submit either electronic or written comments on this document by December 7, 2017.

    ADDRESSES: You may submit comments as follows. Please note that late, untimely filed comments will not be considered. Electronic comments must be submitted on or before December 7, 2017. The https://www.regulations.gov electronic filing system will accept comments until midnight Eastern Time at the end of December 7, 2017. Comments received by mail/hand delivery/courier (for written/paper submissions) will be considered timely if they are postmarked or the delivery service acceptance receipt is on or before that date.

    https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2017-09-08/html/2017-19032.htm

  • Review of Existing General Regulatory and Information Collection Requirements of the Food and Drug Administration

    AGENCY: Food and Drug Administration, HHS.

    ACTION: Request for comments and information.


    SUMMARY: As part of the implementation of Executive Order 13771 entitled, "Reducing Regulation and Controlling Regulatory Costs," and Executive Order 13777 entitled, "Enforcing the Regulatory Reform Agenda," the Food and Drug Administration (FDA, Agency, or we) is seeking comments and information from interested parties to help FDA identify existing regulations and related paperwork requirements that could be modified, repealed, or replaced, consistent with the law, to achieve meaningful burden reduction while allowing us to achieve our public health mission and fulfill statutory obligations. This document relates to general regulatory and information collection requirements that affect multiple FDA Centers and/or Offices.

    DATES: Submit either electronic or written comments on this document by December 7, 2017.

    ADDRESSES: You may submit comments as follows. Please note that late, untimely filed comments will not be considered. Electronic comments must be submitted on or before December 7, 2017. The https://www.regulations.gov electronic filing system will accept comments until midnight Eastern Time at the end of December 7, 2017. Comments received by mail/hand delivery/courier (for written/paper submissions) will be considered timely if they are postmarked or the delivery service acceptance receipt is on or before that date.

    https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2017-09-08/html/2017-19047.htm

  • National Science Foundation

  • Advisory Committee for Education and Human Resources; Notice of Meeting

    In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92- 463, as amended), the National Science Foundation (NSF) announces the following meeting:

    Name and Committee Code: Advisory Committee for Education and Human Resources (#1119)--Report of the Building Capacity at Hispanic Serving Institutions (Subcommittee of the Advisory Committee).

    Date and Time: September 29, 2017; 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. (EST).

    Place: National Science Foundation, 2415 Eisenhower Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22314.

    Operated assisted teleconference is available for this meeting. Call 888-677-2612 with password EHRAC and you will be connected to the audio portion of the meeting.

    Meeting materials and minutes will also be available on the EHR Advisory Committee Web site at http://www.nsf.gov/ehr/advisory.jsp.

    Type of Meeting: Open, Teleconference.

    Contact Person: Susan Brennan, National Science Foundation, 2415 Eisenhower Avenue, Suite C11000, Alexandria, VA 22314; (703) 292-5096; sbrennan@nsf.gov.

    Purpose of Meeting: To provide advice with respect to the Foundation's science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education and human resources programming.

    https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2017-09-08/html/2017-19077.htm

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