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Fair Housing Initiatives Program Fiscal Year 2013

This announcement notifies the public of funding decisions made by the Department under the Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for the Fair Housing Initiatives Program (FHIP) for Fiscal Year (FY) 2013.

2014 Statewide Wood Energy Teams Cooperative Agreement; and 2014 Wood to Energy Grant

The U.S. Forest Service requests proposals for the following two separate funding opportunities that are being announced at the same time for administrative efficiency, but have separate and unique application criteria, requirements, and review processes.

Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program; Fire Prevention and Safety Grants

This Notice provides guidelines that describe the application process for grants and the criteria for awarding Fire Prevention and Safety (FP&S) grants in the fiscal year (FY) 2013 Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) Program year.

Centrair Gliders

This new airworthiness directive for Centrair Model 101, 101A, 101AP, and 101P gliders results from mandatory continuing airworthiness information (MCAI) issued by an aviation authority of another country to identify and correct an unsafe condition on an aviation product.

Spearmint Oil Produced in the Far West; Decreased Assessment Rate

This rule decreases the assessment rate established for the Spearmint Oil Administrative Committee (Committee), for the 2014-15 and subsequent marketing years from $0.10 to $0.09 per pound of spearmint oil handled.

Commercial Driver's License Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse


FMCSA extends the public comment period for the Agency's February 20, 2014, notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) concerning the establishment of a Commercial Driver's License Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse.

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