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Federal Register Items of Interest to the Department of the Interior




Issue No. 1725
May 19-23, 2014

Below is the weekly list of Items of Interest to the Department of the Interior. This list includes items appearing in the Federal Register during the week of May 19-23, 2014. If you have any questions or wish to receive full-text copies of any of the items on this list, please contact Interior Library by phone at (202) 208-5815, e-mail at library@ios.doi.gov, or in person or by mail at 1849 C Street, NW, MS 1151, Washington, DC 20240.


MAY 19, 2014

1. 79 FR 28650, Proposed Rules, ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY (EPA), 40 CFR Part 52, [EPA-R09-OAR-2013-0754; FRL-9911-01-Region-9], Revision to the California State Implementation Plan; San Joaquin Valley Unified Air Pollution Control District; Quantification of Emission Reductions From Incentive Programs, ACTION: Proposed rule.

2. 79 FR 28664, Proposed Rules, ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY (EPA), 40 CFR Chapter I, [EPA-HQ-OPPT-2011-1019; FRL-9909-13] RIN 2070-AJ93, Hydraulic Fracturing Chemicals and Mixtures, ACTION: Advance notice of proposed rulemaking.

3. 79 FR 28671, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (USDA)   Forest Service, Uinta-Wasatch Cache Resource Advisory Committee, ACTION: Solicitation of nominees.

4. 79 FR 28707, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY (DOE)   Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), [Docket No. CP14-4-001], Texas Eastern Transmission, LP, ACTION: Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Assessment for the Proposed Emerald Longwall Mine Project Amendment and Request for Comments on Environmental Issues.    

5. 79 FR 28758, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE), [Docket ID BSEE-2014-0005; OMB Control Number 1014-0015; 14XE1700DX EEEE500000 EX1SF0000.DAQ000], Information Collection Activities: Unitization; Proposed Collection; Comment Request, ACTION: 60-Day notice.

6. 79 FR 28762, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), [FWS-R7-FHC-2014-N085; FF07CAMM00.FX.FR133707MT000], Information Collection Request Sent to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for Approval; Marine Mammal Marking, Tagging, and Reporting Certificates, and Registration of Certain Dead Marine Mammal Hard Parts, ACTION: Notice; request for comments.

7. 79 FR 28763, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), [FWS-R6-R-2013-N290; FXRS12610600000-145-FF06R06000], Quivira National Wildlife Refuge, Stafford, Kansas; Final Comprehensive Conservation Plan and Finding of No Significant Impact for Environmental Assessment, ACTION: Notice of availability.

8. 79 FR 28764, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), [FWS-R8-ES-2014-N076; FXES11120800000-145-FF08EVEN00], Low-Effect Habitat Conservation Plan for the Morro Shoulderband Snail; Charvonia Parcel, Community of Los Osos, San Luis Obispo County, California, ACTION: Notice of availability; request for comment.

9. 79 FR 28765, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), [FWS-R8-ES-2014-N077; FXES11120800000-145-FF08EVEN00], Moreno Low-Effect Habitat Conservation Plan for the Morro Shoulderband Snail; Community of Los Osos, San Luis Obispo County, California, ACTION: Notice of availability; request for comment.

10. 79 FR 28767, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs   Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA), [145A2100DD.AADD001000.A0E501010.999900], Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Solicitation of Nominations for the Advisory Board for Exceptional Children, ACTION: Notice of request for comments.

11. 79 FR 28768, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs   Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA), [AAK30000000/145A2100DD/A0H501010.999900], Renewal of Agency Information Collection for the Bureau of Indian Affairs Housing Improvement Program, ACTION: Notice of request for comments.

12. 79 FR 28768, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs   Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA), [145A2100DD/AAK3000000/A0H501010/241A00], Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Financial Assistance and Social Services, ACTION: Notice of submission to OMB.

13. 79 FR 28769, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs   Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA), [145A2100DD.AADD001000.A0E501010.999900], Renewal of Agency Information Collection for IDEIA Part B and C Child Count, ACTION: Notice of submission to OMB.

14. 79 FR 28770, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Land Management (BLM), [LLAK910000.L13100000.DB0000.LXSINSSI0000], Notice of Public Meeting, North Slope Science Initiative--Science Technical Advisory Panel, ACTION: Notice of public meeting.


MAY 20, 2014

15. 79 FR 28813, Rules and Regulations, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES (HHS)   Food and Drug Administration (FDA), 21 CFR Parts 510 and 520, [Docket No. FDA-2014-N-0002], Oral Dosage Form New Animal Drugs; Change of Sponsor, ACTION: Final rule; technical amendments.  

16. 79 FR 28847, Rules and Regulations, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), 50 CFR Part 17, [Docket Number FWS-HQ-ES-2013-0055; FXES111809F2070B6] RIN 1018-AY76, Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Listing the Southern White Rhino (Ceratotherium simum simum) as Threatened, ACTION: Affirmation of interim rule as final rule.  

17. 79 FR 28852, Proposed Rules, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSRME), 30 CFR Part 925, [SATS No. MO-042-FOR; Docket ID: OSM-2014-0002; S1D1SSS08011000SX066A00067F144S180110; S2D2SSS08011000SX066A00033F14XS501520], Missouri Regulatory Program, ACTION: Proposed rule; public comment period and opportunity for public hearing on proposed amendment.  

18. 79 FR 28854, Proposed Rules, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSRME), 30 CFR Part 935, [OH-255-FOR; Docket ID OSM-2013-012; S1D1SSS08011000SX066A00067F144S180110; S2D2SSS08011000SX066A00033F14XS501520], Ohio Regulatory Program, ACTION: Proposed rule; public comment period and opportunity for public hearing.  

19. 79 FR 28858, Proposed Rules, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSRME), 30 CFR Part 948, [WV-122-FOR; Docket ID OSM-2013-0011; S1D1SSS08011000SX066A00067F144S180110; S2D2SSS08011000SX066A00033F14XS501520], West Virginia Regulatory Program, ACTION: Proposed rule; public comment period and opportunity for public hearing on proposed amendment.  

20. 79 FR 28860, Proposed Rules, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSRME), 30 CFR Part 948, [WV-121-FOR; Docket ID OSM-2013-0010; S1D1SSS08011000SX066A00067F144S180110; S2D2SSS08011000SX066A00033F14XS501520], West Virginia Regulatory Program, ACTION: Proposed rule; public comment period and opportunity for public hearing on proposed amendment.  

21. 79 FR 28862, Proposed Rules, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Office of the Assistant Secretary for Policy, Management and Budget   Office of Natural Resources Revenue (ONRR), 30 CFR Part 1241, [Docket No. ONRR-2012-0005; DS63610300 DR2PS0000.CH7000 134D0102R2] RIN 1012-AA05, Amendments to Civil Penalty Regulations, ACTION: Proposed rule.  

22. 79 FR 28883, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (USDA)   Forest Service, Mendocino National Forest; Upper Lake Ranger District; California; Pine Mountain Late-Successional Reserve Habitat Protection and Enhancement Project, ACTION: Notice of Intent to Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement.  

23. 79 FR 28884, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (USDA)   Natural Resources and Environment   Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (USDA)   Commodity Credit Corporation (CCC), [Docket No. NRCS-2014-0004], Notice of Request for Revision of a Currently Approved Information Collection, ACTION: Notice and request for comments.  

24. 79 FR 28886, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (USDA)   Rural Business and Cooperative Service (RBS), Notice of Funding Availability for the Intermediary Relending Program, ACTION: Notice.  

25. 79 FR 28899, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE (DOC)   National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)   National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), RIN 0648-XD296, Endangered Species; File No. 18604, ACTION: Notice; receipt of application.  

26. 79 FR 28899, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE (DOC)   National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)   National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), [File No. 16482-01] RIN 0648-XA713, Endangered Species, ACTION: Issuance of a permit modification and termination of a permit.  

27. 79 FR 28938, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT (HUD)   Office of the Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing (OASPIH) DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT (HUD)   Office of the Assistant Secretary for Housing -- Federal Housing Commissioner, [Docket No. FR-5741-N-01], Federally Mandated Exclusions From Income--Updated Listing, ACTION: Notice.  

28. 79 FR 28940, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), [FWS-HQ-RF-2014-NXXX; FXRS12630900000-145-FF09R81000], Information Collection Request Sent to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for Approval; National Wildlife Refuge Special Use Permit Applications and Reports, ACTION: Notice; request for comments.  

29. 79 FR 28941, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), [FWS-HQ-IA-2014-N097; FXIA16710900000-145-FF09A30000], Endangered Species; Receipt of Applications for Permit, ACTION: Notice of receipt of applications for permit.  

30. 79 FR 28942, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Land Management (BLM), [LLNVB00000 L71220000.EU0000.LVTFF1302680.241A; N-90179; 14-08807; MO#4500060182], Notice of Realty Action: Proposed Direct Sale of Public Land for a Cemetery (N-90179) in Nye County, NV, ACTION: Notice of realty action.  

31. 79 FR 28944, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   National Park Service (NPS), [NPS-WASO-NRNHL-15728; PPWOCRADI0, PCU00RP14.R50000], National Register of Historic Places, ACTION: Notification of Pending Nominations and Related Actions.    

32. 79 FR 28945, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   National Park Service (NPS), [NPS-WASO-NRNHL-15705; PPWOCRADI0, PCU00RP14.R50000], National Register of Historic Places, ACTION: Notification of Pending Nominations and Related Actions.    

33. 79 FR 28945, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Office of the Assistant Secretary for Policy, Management and Budget   Office of Natural Resources Revenue (ONRR), [Docket No. ONRR-2011-0006; DS63610000 DR2PS0000.CH7000 145D0102R2], Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection, Comment Request, ACTION: Notice of extension, OMB Control Number 1012-0009.  

34. 79 FR 28967, Notices, NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION (NASA), [Notice (14-042)], National Environmental Policy Act: Kennedy Space Center (KSC); Center-wide Operations, ACTION: Notice of Intent to Prepare a Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (PEIS) and Conduct PEIS Scoping.  


MAY 21, 2014

35. 79 FR 29150, Proposed Rules, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), 50 CFR Part 17, [Docket No. FWS-R4-ES-2013-0040; 4500030113] RIN 1018-AZ79, Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Designation of Critical Habitat for Agave eggersiana, Gonocalyx concolor and Varronia rupicola, ACTION: Proposed rule; reopening of comment period.  

36. 79 FR 29158, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (USDA)   Forest Service, Dakota Prairie Grasslands; North Dakota; Environmental Impact Statement for Greater Sage-Grouse Grasslands Plan Amendment, ACTION: Notice of intent to prepare and environmental impact statement.  

37. 79 FR 29187, Notices, ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY (EPA), [EPA-HQ-OPP-2014-0351; FRL-9910-37], Pesticide Program Dialogue Committee; Notice of Public Meeting, ACTION: Notice.  

38. 79 FR 29200, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), [FWS-R4-ES-2014-N05; FXES111300400000C2-145-FF04E00000], Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Notice of Availability of the Final Recovery Plan for Golden Sedge (Carex Lutea), ACTION: Notice of availability.  

39. 79 FR 29201, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Geological Survey, [GX14N05ESB0500], Agency Information Collection Activities: Request for Comments on the Registry of Climate Change Vulnerability Assessments, ACTION: Notice of a new information collection, Registry of Climate Change Vulnerability Assessments.  

40. 79 FR 29202, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Land Management (BLM), [LLORB00000.L17110000.PH0000.L.X.SS.020H0000; HAG14-0114], Steens Mountain Advisory Council; Meeting, ACTION: Notice of Public Meetings.  

41. 79 FR 29203, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Land Management (BLM), [LLOR957000-L63100000-HD0000-14XL1116AF: HAG14-0123], Filing of Plats of Survey: Oregon/Washington, ACTION: Notice.  

42. 79 FR 29203, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   National Park Service (NPS), [NPS-NER-GATE-14483; PPNEGATE00/PMP00UP05.YP0000, PX.P0075604H.00.1], General Management Plan, Final Environmental Impact Statement, Gateway National Recreation Area, New Jersey and New York, ACTION: Notice of Availability.  

43. 79 FR 29221, Notices, NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION (NRC), [Docket No. 50-339; NRC-2014-0121], North Anna Power Station, Unit 2, ACTION: License amendment application; withdrawal.  

44. 79 FR 29260, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION (DOT)   Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Office of Commercial Space Transportation; Notice of Availability and Request for Comment on the Draft Environmental Assessment (EA) for Issuing an Experimental Permit to Space Exploration Technologies Corp. (SpaceX) for Operation of the DragonFly Vehicle at the McGregor Test Site, McGregor, Texas, ACTION: Notice of Availability, Notice of Public Comment Period, and Request for Comment.  

45. 79 FR 29261, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION (DOT)   Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), Environmental Impact Statement: Alexander, Johnson, Massac, Pulaski, and Union Counties, Illinois; Ballard and McCracken Counties, Kentucky; and Cape Girardeau, Scott and Mississippi Counties, Missouri, ACTION: Notice of Intent.  

46. 79 FR 29262, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION (DOT)   Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on the Interstate 64 Peninsula Study in Virginia, ACTION: Notice of Limitation on Claims for Judicial Review of Actions by FHWA.  


MAY 22, 2014

47. 79 FR 29369, Rules and Regulations, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (USDA)   Office of Procurement and Property Management, 48 CFR Parts 436 and 452, RIN 0599-AA21, Agriculture Acquisition Regulation, Fire Suspension Suppression and Liability, ACTION: Interim rule.  

48. 79 FR 29377, Rules and Regulations, DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE (DOC)   National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)   National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), 50 CFR Part 660, RIN 0648-BD57 [Docket No. 130802674-4422-02], Fisheries Off West Coast States; Highly Migratory Fisheries; California Drift Gillnet Fishery; Sperm Whale Interaction Restrictions, ACTION: Temporary rule.  

49. 79 FR 29397, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (USDA)   Forest Service   Pike and San Isabel National Forests and Cimarron and Comanche National Grasslands, PSICC; Colorado; Upper Monument Creek EIS, ACTION: Notice of Intent to Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement.  

50. 79 FR 29399, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (USDA)   Rural Utilities Service (RUS), Notice of Funding Availability and Grant Application Deadlines, ACTION: Notice of Funds Availability.  

51. 79 FR 29405, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (USDA)   Rural Utilities Service (RUS), Announcement of Grant Application Deadlines, ACTION: Notice of Funds Availability (NOFA).  

52. 79 FR 29435, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY (DOE)   Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), [Docket No. CP13-113-000], Dominion Cove Point LNG, LP, ACTION: Notice of Availability of the Environmental Assessment and Draft General Conformity Determination for the Proposed Cove Point Liquefaction Project.    

53. 79 FR 29436, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY (DOE)   Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), [Docket No. CP07-52-000; Docket Nos. CP07-53-000; CP07-53-001], Downeast LNG, Inc. Downeast Pipeline, LLC, ACTION: Notice of Availability of the Final Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed Downeast LNG Project.     

54. 79 FR 29453, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   National Park Service (NPS), [NPS-SER-CALO-15249; PPSESEROC3, PPMPSAS1Y.YP0000], Draft Environmental Impact Statement Off-Road Vehicle Management Plan for Cape Lookout National Seashore, North Carolina, ACTION: Notice of Availability.  

55. 79 FR 29454, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   National Park Service (NPS), [NPS-NER-BOHA- 15706; PPMPSPD1Z.YM0000] [PPNEBOHAS1], Notice of Meeting of the Boston Harbor Islands National Recreation Area Advisory Council, ACTION: Notice of Meeting.  

56. 79 FR 29457, Notices, EXECUTIVE OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT   Office of Management and Budget (OMB), Audits of States, Local Governments, and Non-Profit Organizations; OMB Circular A-133 Compliance Supplement, ACTION: Notice of availability of the 2014 OMB Circular A-133 Compliance Supplement.  


MAY 23, 2014

57. 79 FR 29700, Proposed Rules, DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT (HUD)   Office of the Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing (OASPIH), 24 CFR Chapter IX, [Docket No. FR-5650-N-07], Native American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Act of 1996: Negotiated Rulemaking Committee; Notice of Fourth, Fifth and Sixth Meetings, ACTION: Notice of meetings of negotiated rulemaking committee.

58. 79 FR 29759, Notices, ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY (EPA), [ER-FRL-9015-1], Environmental Impact Statements, ACTION: Notice of Availability.

59. 79 FR 29772, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES (HHS)   Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Office for State, Tribal, Local and Territorial Support (OSTLTS), ACTION: Meeting.    

60. 79 FR 29791, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT (HUD)   Office of Healthy Homes and Lead Hazard Control, [Docket No. FR-5800-N-04], Notice of HUD's Funding Availability for Fiscal Year 2014 Lead-Based Paint Hazard Control Grant Program and Lead Hazard Reduction Demonstration Grant Program, ACTION: Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA).

61. 79 FR 29799, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Office of the Secretary of the Interior   Office of the Deputy Secretary, [DS10100000/133D5670LC/DLCAP0000.000000/DX.10120], Land Buy-Back Program for Tribal Nations under Cobell Settlement. ACTION: Notice of tribal listening session; correction.

62. 79 FR 29800, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   National Park Service (NPS), [NPS-NERO-CACO-15698; PPNECACOS0, PPMPSD1Z.YM0000], Notice of June 9, 2014, Meeting for Cape Cod National Seashore Advisory Commission, ACTION: Meeting notice.

63. 79 FR 29800, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSRME), [S1D1S SS08011000 SX066A000 67F 134S180110; S2D2S SS08011000 SX066A00 33F 13xs501520], Notice of Correction on the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Four Corners Power Plant and Navajo Mine Energy Project, ACTION: Notice; correction.

64. 79 FR 29836, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION (DOT)   Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in the City of Cleveland, Ohio, ACTION: Notice of Limitation on Claims for Judicial Review of Actions by FHWA.