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  • Medicare Program; Revisions to Payment Policies Under the Physician Fee Schedule and Other Revisions to Part B for CY 2017; Medicare Advantage Bid Pricing Data Release; Medicare Advantage and Part D Medical Loss Ratio Data Release; Medicare Advantage Provider Network Requirements; Expansion of Medicare Diabetes Prevention Program Model; Medicare Shared Savings Program Requirements

    This major final rule addresses changes to the physician fee schedule and other Medicare Part B payment policies, such as changes to the Value Modifier, to ensure that our payment systems are updated to reflect changes in medical practice and the relative value of services, as well as changes in the statute. This final rule also includes changes related to the Medicare Shared Savings Program,...

    ...Part II. Department of Health and Human Services. ... 50%............ 50%. 53................. Discontinued Procedure.. 50%............ 50%. 54................. ... invoices were not mentioned in the text of the commenter's letter. We request that invoices submitted for pricing updates should ...

  • Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act

    The Department of Labor (DOL or the Department) issues this Final Rule to implement titles I and III of the (WIOA). Through these regulations, the Department reforms and modernizes our nation's workforce development system. This rule provides the framework for changes for statewide and local workforce development systems to increase the employment, retention, earnings, and occupational skill...

    ... O. Part 653--Services of the Wagner-Peyser Act Employment Service. P. Part ... by the Department in Training and Employment Guidance Letter (TEGL) No. 01-15, ``Operational Guidance for National Dislocated ... who do not abide by the rules of their program to discontinue services and re-enroll in the program as long as they were within ...

  • Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act; Notice of Proposed Rulemaking

    The Department of Labor (DOL) is proposing, through rulemaking, to implement titles I and III of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act of 2014 (WIOA). Through these regulations, the Department proposes to implement job training system reform and strengthen the workforce investment system of the nation to put Americans, particularly those individuals with barriers to employment, back to...

    ... 652--Establishment and Functioning of State Employment Services. O. Part 653--Services of the Employment Service System. ...TEGL Training and Employment Guidance Letter. TEN Training and Employment Notice. UC Unemployment ... (b) The SWA may discontinue services immediately if, in the judgment of the State ...

  • Corporate control and idiosyncratic vision.

    ... calls for providing controllers with an option to discontinue their partnership with the minority by taking the firm private. ...If minority shareholders value her monitoring services, say, at two percent, they might agree to invest fifty dollars ...But it declined to do so, and the founders wrote a letter to shareholders explaining why. Interestingly, the letter said ...

  • Medicare Program; Hospital Inpatient Prospective Payment Systems for Acute Care Hospitals and the Long-Term Care Hospital Prospective Payment System Policy Changes and Fiscal Year 2016 Rates; Revisions of Quality Reporting Requirements for Specific Providers, Including Changes Related to the Electronic Health Record Incentive Program

    We are proposing to revise the Medicare hospital inpatient prospective payment systems (IPPS) for operating and capital-related costs of acute care hospitals to implement changes arising from our continuing experience with these systems for FY 2016. Some of these changes implement certain statutory provisions contained in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the Health Care and...

    ...Part II. Department of Health and Human Services. ... Persons placing an order must send the following: A Letter of Request, the LDS Data Use Agreement and Research Protocol ...Therefore, we are proposing to discontinue new technology add-on payments for Voraxazesupreg for FY 2016. We ...

  • Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) Program

    This final rule makes regulatory changes to the Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) based on the Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 2014. These changes strengthen requirements to protect the health and safety of children in child care; help parents make informed consumer choices and access information to support child development; provide equal access to stable, high-quality child...

    ...Part II. Department of Health and Human Services. ..., parents, individual members of the public, and a joint letter by two members of the U.S. Congress. We were pleased to receive ... notwithstanding paragraph (a)(1), the Lead Agency may discontinue assistance prior to the next re-determination in limited ...

  • Fourteenth Amendment. Section 1: Privileges and immunities of citizenchip, due process and equal protection

    ... every corporation to furnish a departing employee a letter setting forth the nature and duration of the employee's service ... . Compellable Services .-A State may require that common carriers such as railroads ... at a loss, but must be at liberty to surrender it and discontinue operations. . As the standard for regulation of a utility is ...

  • God, civic virtue, and the American way: reconstructing Engel.

    ...(257) Letters to the Justices confirmed it, (258) and surveys showed it in ... 18, 1964, at 63, 63 ("Fifteen States have refused to discontinue prayer and Bible reading in their schools."). . (18.) Bruce J. ... state laws respecting an establishment of religious services in public schools is to indicate a hostility toward religion or ...

  • Semiannual Regulatory Agenda

    The Spring 2016 Unified Agenda of Federal Regulatory and Deregulatory Actions. Publication of the Spring 2016 Unified Agenda of Federal Regulatory and Deregulatory Actions represents a key component of the regulatory planning mechanism prescribed in Executive Order 12866 ``Regulatory Planning and Review'' (58 FR 51735) and incorporated by reference in the President's Executive Order 13563, ``Impro

    ...: Regulatory Information Service Center (MVE), General Services Administration, 1800 F Street NW., MVE, Room 2219F, Washington, ...`Additional Information.'' One such example of this is the letters ``SB,'' ``IC,'' and ``SLT.'' These refer to information used as ... legacy facilities (e.g., copper networks) and seek to discontinue. Page 37459. legacy services (e.g., basic voice service). ...

  • Section 3: Legislative, Diplomatic, and Law Enforcement Duties of the President

    ...'s organ for foreign affairs, has available intelligence services whose reports are not and ought not be published to the world. It ... said that, the District Attorney having the power to discontinue the prosecution, there is no necessity for inferring a right in ... S. Doc. No. 56, 54th Congress, 2d Sess. (1897). . 1 LETTERS AND OTHER WRITINGS OF JAMES MADISON 611 (1865). . No. 69 (J. ...

  • Denial of Petition To Initiate Proceedings To Reschedule Marijuana

    By letter dated July 19, 2016 the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) denied a petition to initiate rulemaking proceedings to reschedule marijuana. Because the DEA believes that this matter is of particular interest to members of the public, the agency is publishing below the letter sent to the petitioner which denied the petition, along with the supporting documentation that was attached to...

    ...SUMMARY: By letter dated July 19, 2016 the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) ... recommendation from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). The HHS concluded that marijuana has a high potential for ... marijuana users, but all individuals were required to discontinue using marijuana prior to the study. Most subjects were taking ...

  • U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Fee Schedule

    The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is adjusting the fee schedule for immigration and naturalization benefit requests processed by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS). The fee schedule was last adjusted on November 23, 2010. USCIS conducted a comprehensive fee review for the fiscal year (FY) 2016/2017 biennial period and determined that current fees do not recover the full...

    ...Certain commenters who submitted comments through a form letter campaign stated that the proposed increases were troubling considering that USCIS had not reported ...This change will allow USCIS to discontinue diverting other fee revenue to fund these programs, thereby increasing the resources available to ...

  • Control of Communicable Diseases

    Through this Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is amending its domestic (interstate) and foreign quarantine regulations to best protect the public health of the United States. These amendments are being proposed to aid public health responses to outbreaks of communicable diseases such as...

    ...Part II. Department of Health and Human Services. ...3559 defines an offense (not otherwise classified by letter grade) as a ``Class A misdemeanor'' if the maximum term of ... and management for travelers from Mali was discontinued on January 6, 2015. Following the declaration that the outbreak ...

  • Universal Proxy

    We are proposing amendments to the federal proxy rules to require the use of universal proxies in all non-exempt solicitations in connection with contested elections of directors other than those involving registered investment companies and business development companies. Our proposal would require the use of universal proxies that include the names of both registrant and dissident nominees and...

    ... of numerous rule proposals, staff reports and comment letters over the years.\16\ In the 1990s, the Commission conducted an ... \139\ We understand from a proxy services provider that in the 35 proxy contests from June 30, 2015 through ... a settlement agreement, the dissident may elect to discontinue its solicitation for another reason or the dissident may fail to ...

  • Money Market Fund Reform; Amendments to Form PF

    The Securities and Exchange Commission (``Commission'' or ``SEC'') is adopting amendments to the rules that govern money market mutual funds (or ``money market funds'') under the Investment Company Act of 1940 (``Investment Company Act'' or ``Act''). The amendments are designed to address money market funds' susceptibility to heavy redemptions in times of stress, improve their ability to manage...

    ... \27\ Of these, more than 230 were individualized letters, and the rest were one of several types of form letters. \28\ ...; Comment Letter of SunTrust Bank and SunTrust Investment Services (Sept. 16, 2013) (``SunTrust Comment Letter''). \202\ See, ... pricing makes it likely that many intermediaries will discontinue offering floating NAV institutional prime money market funds as ...

  • Chevron Corp. v. Donziger, 080816 FED2, 14-0826 L

    ... Supposedly Neutral Monitoring Services to the Court, But To. Disagree With Any Pro-Chevron ... .          Donziger. drafted a letter that ultimately was sent by Amazon Watch, a. ... them; the coercion of one Ecuadorian judge to discontinue. inspections of allegedly polluted sites and to appoint. ...

  • Interstate Land Sales Registration Program (Regulations J, K, and L)

    Title X of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Dodd-Frank Act) transferred rulemaking authority for a number of consumer financial protection laws from seven Federal agencies to the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (Bureau) as of July 21, 2011. The Bureau is in the process of republishing the regulations implementing those laws with technical and conforming...

    ... on consumers' access to consumer financial products and services. ...1010.17 Advisory opinion. 1010.18 No action letter. 1010.19 Reserved. 1010.20 Requirements for registering a ...Will the purchaser be required to discontinue use of any individual system and connect to the central system ...

  • Discontinuance in the face of destruction: the future of telecommunications law after Superstorm Sandy.

    ... which historically had a monopoly over certain essential services. In Part III, this note analyzes how public policy and ... of Rate Counsel argued that if Verizon was allowed to discontinue landline service, it would be dodging its carrier of last resort ... to adhere to its pro-competitive intent in both letter and spirit then: . * Broadband would never have been declared as ...

  • Registration of Municipal Advisors

    Section 975 of Title IX of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (``Dodd-Frank Act'') amended Section 15B of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (``Exchange Act'') to require municipal advisors, as defined below, to register with the Securities and Exchange Commission (``Commission'' or ``SEC''), effective October 1, 2010. To enable municipal advisors to temporarily...

    ..., and swap advisors that provide municipal advisory services, unless they are statutorily excluded.\10\. ...The Commission received over 1,000 comment letters on the Proposal, representing a wide range of viewpoints, which ... extensive disciplinary histories, may have decided to discontinue engaging in activities that. Page 67604. would require them to ...

  • VA Compensation and Pension Regulation Rewrite Project

    The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) proposes to reorganize and rewrite its compensation and pension regulations in a logical, claimant-focused, and user-friendly format. The intended effect of the proposed revisions is to assist claimants, beneficiaries, veterans' representatives, and VA personnel in locating and understanding these regulations.

    ... veterans' and survivors' access to benefits and services, VA may not publish a final-rule notice in this rulemaking until ... occasions when the benefit is not terminated, but discontinued for a period, and then resumed. Similarly, we propose to use ... has been to inform claimants and beneficiaries, in the letter scheduling their hearing, how to contact VA to reschedule the ...

  • Self-Regulatory Organizations; New York Stock Exchange LLC; Order Instituting Proceedings To Determine Whether To Disapprove Proposed Rule Change Amending NYSE Rules 451 and 465, and the Related Provisions of Section 402.10 of the NYSE Listed Company Manual, Which Provide a Schedule for the Reimbursement of Expenses by Issuers to NYSE Member Organizations for the Processing of Proxy Materials and Other Issuer Communications Provided to Investors Holding Securities in Street Name, and To Establish a Five-Year Fee for the Development of an Enhanced Brokers Internet Platform

    ... \4\ See letters to Elizabeth M. Murphy, Secretary, Commission from: Charles V. ...Danielson, President, Shareholder Services Association, dated March 4, 2013 (``SSA Letter''); Jeanne M. ... nature of the incentive fees after the election to discontinue paper mailings is made. According to the Exchange, however, the ...

  • Enhancing Protections Afforded Customers and Customer Funds Held by Futures Commission Merchants and Derivatives Clearing Organizations

    The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (``Commission'' or ``CFTC'') is adopting new regulations and amending existing regulations to require enhanced customer protections, risk management programs, internal monitoring and controls, capital and liquidity standards, customer disclosures, and auditing and examination programs for futures commission merchants (``FCMs''). The regulations also...

    ... 4. Acknowledgment Letters. a. Background. b. Technical Changes to the Template ....\25\ Initially, the NFA and CME retained the services of a third-party vendor which received account balance ... \298\ which ``may force many end users to decrease or discontinue hedging and risk management practices.'' \299\ Advantage opposed ...

  • Medicaid and Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Programs; Medicaid Managed Care, CHIP Delivered in Managed Care, and Revisions Related to Third Party Liability

    This final rule modernizes the Medicaid managed care regulations to reflect changes in the usage of managed care delivery systems. The final rule aligns, where feasible, many of the rules governing Medicaid managed care with those of other major sources of coverage, including coverage through Qualified Health Plans and Medicare Advantage plans; implements statutory provisions; strengthens...

    ...May 6, 2016. Part II. Department of Health and Human Services. ...QRS Quality Rating System. SHO State Health Official Letter. SBC Summary of Benefits and Coverage. SBM State-Based ... 438.420(c)(4) that permits MCOs and PIHPs to discontinue coverage of services pending appeal when the time period or ...

  • General Services Administration Acquisition Regulation (GSAR); Transactional Data Reporting

    The General Services Administration (GSA) is amending the General Services Administration Acquisition Regulation (GSAR) to include clauses that require vendors to report transactional data from orders placed against certain Federal Supply Schedule (FSS) contracts, Governmentwide Acquisition Contracts (GWACs), and Governmentwide Indefinite-Delivery, Indefinite-Quantity (IDIQ) contracts....

    ... E. Information Collection Supporting Statement. Exhibit A: List of Comment Letters Received. I. Overview. The purpose of the Transactional Data Reporting rule is to transform ... Policy and other interested stakeholders to determine whether to expand, limit, or discontinue the program. No expansion of the pilot or action to make Transactional Data Reporting a permanent ...

  • Medicare Program; Revisions to Payment Policies Under the Physician Fee Schedule, Clinical Laboratory Fee Schedule & Other Revisions to Part B for CY 2014

    This major final rule with comment period addresses changes to the physician fee schedule, clinical laboratory fee schedule, and other Medicare Part B payment policies to ensure that our payment systems are updated to reflect changes in medical practice and the relative value of services. This final rule with comment period also includes a discussion in the Supplementary Information regarding...

    ...Part II. Department of Health and Human Services. ... 50%.......... 50%. 53.................. Discontinued Procedure. 50%.......... 50%. 54.................. ...In its comment letter, the AMA RUC urged CMS to adopt its previous recommendations and ...