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News Tipoffs for Maryland Editors Newsletter for Monday August 03, 2020 ( 10 items )  

American Society for Nutrition Issues Public Comment on USDA Notice
WASHINGTON, July 31 -- Lindsay H. Allen, president of the American Society for Nutrition, Rockville, Maryland, has issued a public comment on the Department of Agriculture's notice entitled "Solicitation of Input From Stakeholders on Agricultural Innovations". The comment was written on July 28, 2020, and posted on July 30, 2020: * * * The American Society for Nutrition (ASN) commends the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) for development of the Agriculture Innovation Agenda, and ASN apprec  more

EPS Industry Alliance Issues Public Comment on EPA Proposed Rule
WASHINGTON, Aug. 1 -- Walter A. Reiter III, deputy director of EPS Industry Alliance, Crofton, Maryland, has issued a public comment on the Environmental Protection Agency's proposed rule entitled "Protection of Stratospheric Ozone: Listing of Substitutes Under the Significant New Alternatives Policy Program". The comment was written on July 27, 2020, and posted on July 29, 2020: * * * Thank you for the opportunity to submit these comments. EPS Industry Alliance members (EPS-IA) oppose the pro  more

FERC Receives Petition From American Electric Power Service
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has received a petition, published in the Federal Register on July 29, from American Electric Power Service Corp.: * * * Take notice that on July 22, 2020, pursuant to Rule 207(a)(2) of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's (Commission) Rules of Practice and Procedure, 18 CFR 385.207(a)(2) (2019), American Electric Power Service Corporation (AEP or Petitioner) on behalf of its affiliate, Kentucky Power Company (KPCo, and with  more

FERC: Notice of Availability of Environmental Assessment for New York State Electric & Gas
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has issued a notice, published in the Federal Register on July 29, entitled: "New York State Electric & Gas Corporation; Notice of Availability of Environmental Assessment". The notice was issued by Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. * * * In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's (Commission) regulations, 18 CFR part 380, the Office of Energy Projects   more

FERC: Notice of Intent to Prepare Environmental Assessment for Planned Regional Energy Access Expansion Project
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has issued a notice, published in the Federal Register, entitled: "Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line Company, LLC; Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Assessment for the Planned Regional Energy Access Expansion Project, Request for Comments on Environmental Issues, and Notice of Public Virtual Scoping Sessions". The notice was issued by Deputy Secretary Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr. * * * The staff of the Federal Energy Regulator  more

FERC: Notice of Intent to Prepare Environmental Assessment for Proposed 2021 Auburn A-Line Abandonment, Capacity Replacement Project
WASHINGTON, July 31 -- The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has issued a notice, published in the Federal Register on July 30, entitled: "Northern Natural Gas; Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Assessment for the Proposed 2021 Auburn A-Line Abandonment and Capacity Replacement Project and Request for Comments on Environmental Issues". The notice was issued by Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. * * * The staff of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC or Commissi  more

Leadiant Biosciences Issues Public Comment on FDA Notice
WASHINGTON, Aug. 1 -- Alexandrine Froger, director of regulatory affairs at Leadiant Biosciences Inc., Gaithersburg, Maryland, has issued a public comment on the Food and Drug Administration's notice entitled "Rare Disease Clinical Trial Networks; Request for Information and Comments". The comment was written and posted on July 30, 2020: * * * Leadiant Biosciences, Inc. (Leadiant, formerly Sigma-Tau Pharmaceuticals, Inc.) is pleased to submit these comments in response to the Food and Drug Adm  more

NRC Issues Notice Involving License Involving Wolf Creek Nuclear Operating
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has issued a notice, published in the Federal Register on July 29, entitled: "In the Matter of Wolf Creek Nuclear Operating Corporation; Wolf Creek Generating Station; Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation". The notice was issued by John W. Lubinski, Director, Office of Nuclear Material Safety and Safeguards. DATES: This Order became effective on July 22, 2020. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tomeka Terry, Office of Nuclear Mater  more

NRC: Applications, Amendments to Facility Operating Licenses, Combined Licenses Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations
WASHINGTON, Aug. 3 -- The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has issued a notice, published in the Federal Register on July 28, entitled: "Biweekly Notice; Applications and Amendments to Facility Operating Licenses and Combined Licenses Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations". The notice was issued by Mohamed K. Shams, Deputy Director, Division of Operating Reactor Licensing, Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation. DATES: Comments must be filed by August 27, 2020. A request for a hearing or   more

NRC: Meeting Notice of Medical Uses of Isotopes Advisory Committee
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has issued a notice, published in the Federal Register on July 28, entitled: "Advisory Committee on the Medical Uses of Isotopes: Meeting Notice". The notice was issued by Russell E. Chazell, Federal Advisory Committee Management Officer. * * * The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) will convene a meeting of the Advisory Committee on the Medical Uses of Isotopes (ACMUI) on September 21-22, 2020. A sample of agenda items to be dis  more