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  • Business Conduct Standards for Security-Based Swap Dealers and Major Security-Based Swap Participants

    In accordance with Section 764 of Title VII (``Title VII'') of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (the ``Dodd-Frank Act''), the Securities and Exchange Commission (``SEC'' or ``Commission'') is adopting new rules under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (``Exchange Act'') that are intended to implement provisions of Title VII relating to business conduct standards and...

    ... E. Policies and Procedures Alternative. F. Definitions. G. Business Conduct Requirements. 1. Counterparty ... in focus, however, the Dodd-Frank Act applies substantially the same statutory standards to SBS Dealers and Major SBS ... to bring the Commission's safe harbor provisions into conformity with those of the CFTC.\726\ The same commenter subsequently ...

  • Audit Requirements for Third Party Conformity Assessment Bodies

    ...B. Proposed Sec. 1112.3--Definitions. Proposed Sec. 1112.3 would define various terms used in part 1112. Proposed Sec. 1112.3(a) would ... certifies that the proposed rule would not have a significant economic impact on a substantial number of small entities. A. Objectives and Legal Basis for the Draft Proposed Rule. Section 102(b) ...

  • General Technical, Organizational, and Conforming Amendments to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations

    This final rule makes technical corrections throughout FMCSA's regulations. The Agency is making minor editorial changes to correct errors and omissions, ensure conformity with Office of the Federal Register style, and improve clarity. This rule does not make any substantive changes to the affected parts of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSRs).

    ... changes to correct errors and omissions, ensure conformity with Office of the Federal Register style, and improve clarity. ... 375.1(b)(1)'' is changed to ``Sec. 375.103.'' The definition for the term ``household goods motor carrier'' is located in Sec. ...On August 25, 2005, the Agency modified substantially the sleeper berth regulations in Sec. 395.1(g) (70 FR 50071). ...

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  • Safety Standard for Bedside Sleepers

    The Danny Keysar Child Product Safety Notification Act, Section 104 of the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008 (CPSIA), requires the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (Commission or CPSC) to promulgate consumer product safety standards for durable infant or toddler products. These standards are to be ``substantially the same as'' applicable voluntary standards or more...

    ...These standards are to be ``substantially the same as'' applicable voluntary standards or more stringent ... this hazard, the Commission proposed to add a new definition for ``bedside sleeper accessory'' and eliminate the fabric-. ... 1107); and (2) Requirements Pertaining to Third Party Conformity Assessment Bodies (16 CFR part 1112). Under 16 CFR part 1107, ...

  • Minimum Requirements for Appraisal Management Companies

    The OCC, Board, FDIC, NCUA, Bureau, and FHFA (collectively, the Agencies) are adopting a final rule to implement the minimum requirements in the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (the Dodd-Frank Act) to be applied by participating States in the registration and supervision of appraisal management companies (AMCs). The final rule also implements the minimum requirements in...

    ... the ASC makes a written finding that a State has made substantial progress toward implementation of a system that meets the ..., 12 CFR part 1026 (Truth in Lending), in the proposed definitions. The Agencies are generally adopting the relevant text of the ... appraisers for Federally regulated transactions in conformity with any Federally regulated transaction regulations; (iii) ...

  • Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing

    Through this final rule, HUD provides HUD program participants with an approach to more effectively and efficiently incorporate into their planning processes the duty to affirmatively further the purposes and policies of the Fair Housing Act, which is title VIII of the Civil Rights Act of 1968. The Fair Housing Act not only prohibits discrimination but, in conjunction with other statutes, directs

    ... fair housing planning process, has the potential for substantial benefit not only for program participants but also for the ... and Economic Recovery Act (HERA) \8\ introduced a definition of ``qualified PHAs'' to exempt such PHAs, that is, PHAs that ... PHA must certify that it will carry out its plan in conformity with title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (42 U.S.C. ...

  • Safety Standard for Portable Hook-On Chairs

    The Danny Keysar Child Product Safety Notification Act, section 104 of the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008 (``CPSIA''), requires the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (``Commission'' or ``CPSC'') to promulgate consumer product safety standards for durable infant or toddler products. These standards are to be ``substantially the same as'' applicable voluntary...

    ...These standards are to be ``substantially the same as'' applicable voluntary standards or more stringent ... to publish an NOR for the accreditation of third party conformity assessment bodies (test laboratories) to assess conformity with a ...II. Product Description. A. Definition of ``Hook-On Chair''. The scope section of ASTM F1235-15 ...

  • Investment protection under the proposed ASEAN-United States free trade agreement.

    ...However, the definition of investment differs amongst FTAs, as illustrated by comparing ... an absolute mandate--(91) and has generated a substantial body of legal interpretation. (92) Given the inclusion of this ... that the Member State concerned bring the measure into conformity with that agreement."). . (28.) See id. art. 11. . (29.) See ...

  • Bringing RICO to the ring: can the anti-mafia weapon target dogfighters?

    ...(128) However, state penalties and definitions of the crime vary widely. (129) In North Carolina, first-time ... RICO offenders face steep penalties including substantial fines and twenty years of prison time. (176) RICO also provides ....nsf/Web Pages/RegistrationPolicyRulesLaunch (requiring conformity with the club's breeding standards as a condition for ...

  • Home Mortgage Disclosure (Regulation C)

    The Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (Bureau) is publishing for public comment a proposed rule amending Regulation C to implement amendments to the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA) made by section 1094 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Dodd-Frank Act). Consistent with section 1094 of the Dodd-Frank Act, the Bureau proposes to add several new reporting...

    ... applicants and borrowers.\60\ These changes marked a substantial shift in the statutory approach to the public disclosure of ... revisions conformed Regulation C requirements to the definition of ``higher-. priced mortgage loan'' adopted by the Board under ... and Use of Voluntary Consensus Standards and in Conformity Assessment Activities,'' ...

  • Effectiveness of federal regulation of mobile medical applications.

    ... is exerted "over those mobile apps that meet the definition of 'device' in section 201(h) of the Federal Food, Drug, and ...(51) If the FDA finds the new device is substantially equivalent to a legally marketed device, the manufacturer may ...(70) The requirements of the conformity assessment depend upon the classification of the device. (71) ...

  • Maine Enacts Sales And Use Tax Click-Through Nexus And Affiliate Nexus Provisions

    ... nexus for out-of-state sellers if an affiliate has a substantial physical presence in the state. Also, the provision creates a ... group of corporations.9 The provision adopts the definition of "controlled group of corporations" from IRC Section ... with the SSUTA and the options available to provide conformity, including the impact of each option. The Office must submit its ...

  • Approval and Promulgation of Implementation Plans; Designation of Areas for Air Quality Planning Purposes; California; South Coast Moderate Area Plan and Reclassification as Serious Nonattainment for the 2006 PM2.5

    The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proposing to approve state implementation plan (SIP) revisions submitted by California to address Clean Air Act (CAA or Act) requirements for the 2006 24-hour fine particulate matter (PM<INF>2.5</INF>) national ambient air quality standards (NAAQS) in the Los Angeles-South Coast Air Basin (South Coast) Moderate PM<INF>2.5</INF>...

    ... J. Motor Vehicle Emission Budgets. K. General Conformity Budgets. V. Proposed Reclassification as Serious Nonattainment ... 4 because PM2.5 particles fall within the statutory definition of PM10 and are thus subject to the same statutory requirements ... will not have a significant economic impact on a substantial number of small entities under the RFA. This action will not ...

  • Adoption of Recommendations

    The Administrative Conference of the United States adopted three recommendations at its Fifty-seventh Plenary Session. The appended recommendations address reforms to 28 U.S.C. 1500, third-party programs to assess regulatory compliance, and inflation adjustment for civil penalties.

    ... has claims against the government based on substantially the same operative facts pending in another court, and replace it ...Page 2942. of a conformity assessment framework that has been developed by international ...Because of the Act's definition of ``cost-of-living adjustment,'' agencies must use CPI data that ...

  • Agricultural Conservation Easement Program

    The Agricultural Act of 2014 (the 2014 Act) consolidates the purposes of the Farm and Ranch Lands Protection Program (FRPP), Grassland Reserve Program (GRP), and Wetlands Reserve Program (WRP) into one easement program called the (ACEP). ACEP restores, protects, and enhances wetland on eligible land; protects the agricultural use, viability, and related conservation values of eligible land by...

    ..., will not have a significant economic impact on a substantial number of these small entities. NRCS made this determination ...Sec. 1468.3 Definitions. The purpose of the definitions section set forth at Sec. ... easement deed will be duly prepared and recorded in conformity with standard real estate practices, including requirements for ...

  • The emerging lex aviatica.

    ... system and their removal will necessarily unwind a substantial part of it. (12) To understand the consequences of removing these ... national investment barriers that hold airlines in conformity with the nationality clauses in bilateral treaties and allow them ... adhering to a practice of non-enforcement, by definition, requires no effort. Resources are better expended (states may ...

  • Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement: Detection and Avoidance of Counterfeit Electronic Parts (DFARS Case 2012-D055)

    DoD is issuing a final rule amending the DFARS in partial implementation of a section of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012, and a section of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013, relating to the detection and avoidance of counterfeit electronic parts.

    ...Paragraph (f) of section 818 contains the definitions of ``covered contractor'' and ``electronic part.'' Also, ... to CAS, leaving, in the opinion of one respondent, a substantial gap in the regulatory coverage. One of these respondents, for ...119) and Government/industry conformity assessment initiatives (see 15 CFR Part 287, Guidance on Federal ...

  • The Law of State Responsibility in Relation to Border Crossings: An Ignored Legal Paradigm
  • Clean Air Act: Revisions to the General Conformity Regulations

    ...B. 40 CFR 93.150--Prohibition. C. 40 CFR 93.151--SIP Revision. D. 40 CFR 93.152--Definitions. E. 40 CFR 93.153--Applicability Analysis. F. 40 CFR 93.154--Federal Agencies Responsibility for a. ... allow this approach to accommodate short-term increases in emissions if they believe a substantial long-term reduction in emissions will result from a Federal action. C. What Burden Reduction ...

  • Japan And The United States Enter Into Statement Of Mutual Cooperation On FATCA

    ... The effective date of the U.S.-Japan FACTA conformity memorandum is set at June 11, 2013. The only other FACTA ... Section 1. Definitions. 1. For purposes of this Statement, and any annexes thereto ... Institution" means any Entity that holds, as a substantial portion of its business, financial assets for the account of ...

  • Federal-State Unemployment Compensation Program; Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2012 Provision on Establishing Appropriate Occupations for Drug Testing of Unemployment Compensation Applicants

    The Employment and Training Administration (ETA) of the U.S. Department of Labor (Department) is issuing this final rule to establish, for State Unemployment Compensation (UC) program purposes, occupations that regularly conduct drug testing. These regulations implement the Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2012 (the Act) amendments to the Social Security Act (SSA), permitting...

    ...``Controlled substance'' is defined by reference to the definition of the term in Section 102 of the Controlled Substances Act. ... State entities when a regulation or policy may have a substantial direct effect on the States or the relationship between the ...620.5 Conformity and substantial compliance. Authority: 42 U.S.C. 1302(a); 42 ...

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    ... noted that the more conservative model was based on substantial evidence. FWS based its decision to use raw data on a ... fail to meet one of the other three elements in the definition of RPA, FWS should document the alternatives in the BiOp to show ... Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA); (201) and 4) did not act in conformity with the Gallatin National Forest Plan in violation of the ...

  • Standards of Performance for New Residential Wood Heaters, New Residential Hydronic Heaters and Forced-Air Furnaces

    The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is taking final action to revise the Standards of Performance for New Residential Wood Heaters and to add a new subpart: Standards of Performance for New Residential Hydronic Heaters and Forced-Air Furnaces. Today's rule is authorized by section 111(b) and section 114 of the Clean Air Act (CAA). The EPA is not finalizing, at this time, the proposed...

    ... benefits associated with these regulations are substantially greater than the cost to manufacture cleaner, lower-emitting ... other wood-burning affected appliance that meets the definition of central heater. This preamble uses the terms forced-air ... year, the manufacturer must submit a certificate of conformity by a third-party certifier. (In this preamble, we use the terms ...

  • Members of Federal Home Loan Banks

    The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) has adopted a final rule revising its regulations governing Federal Home Loan Bank (Bank) membership. The final rule adopts several key revisions included in the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking. These revisions will prevent the circumvention of the statute's membership restrictions by ineligible entities using captive insurers as conduits for Bank...

    ...Page 3248. may be rebutted if the Bank obtains substantial evidence to the contrary.\22\ Conversely, an applicant that does ... all assets that qualify as home mortgage loans (see definition in footnote 25 below), regardless of whether the underlying loans ... membership, so long as the advances had been made in conformity with the regulations in effect at the time the advance was made. ...