A communication from the Administrator and Chief Executive Officer, Bonneville Power Administration, Department of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, the Administration's Annual Report for fiscal year 2020; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Assistant Secretary for Fish and Wildlife and Parks, National Park Service, Department of the Interior, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Jurisdiction in Alaska" (RIN1024-AE63) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on November 17, 2020; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Assistant Secretary for Fish and Wildlife and Parks, National Park Service, Department of the Interior, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "General Provisions; Electric Bicycles" (RIN1024-AE61) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on November 17, 2020; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Division Chief of Regulatory Affairs, Bureau of Land Management, Department of the Interior, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Non-Energy Solid Leasable Minerals Royalty Rate Reduction Process" (RIN1004-AE58) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on November 10, 2020; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Deputy Commissioner, Bureau of Reclamation, Department of the Interior, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Off-Road Vehicle Use" (RIN1006-AA57) received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office of the President of the Senate on October 28, 2020; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Acting General Counsel, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Electric Reliability Organization Proposal to Retire Requirements in Reliability Standards Under the NERC Standards Efficiency Review" (RIN1902-AF69) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on October 5, 2020; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Acting General Counsel, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Participation of Distributed Energy Resource Aggregations in Markets Operated by Regional Transmission Organizations and Independent System Operators" ((RIN1902-AF73) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on September 24, 2020; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Acting General Counsel, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Filing Requirements for Electric Utility Service Agreements, et al." ((RIN1902-AF27)(Docket Nos. RM01-8-000, RM10-12-000, RM12-3-000, and ER02-2001-000)) received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office of the President of the Senate on August 24, 2020; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Acting General Counsel, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Qualifying Facility Rates and Requirements; Implementation Issues Under the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978" ((RIN1902-AF67)(Docket Nos. RM19-15-000, AD16-16-000) received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office of the President of the Senate on August 28, 2020; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Chief of Policy, Regulation, and Analysis, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Department of the Interior, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Air Quality Control, Reporting, and Compliance" (RIN1010-AE02) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on June 22, 2020; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Assistant Secretary for Fish and Wildlife and Parks, National Park Service, Department of the Interior, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Alaska; Hunting and Trapping in National Preserves" (RIN1024-AE38) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on June 16, 2020; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Secretary of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, a legislative proposal entitled "Amend Section 4601(c) of the Atomic Energy Defense Act"; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Secretary of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, a legislative proposal entitled "Amend Section 621(d) of the Department of Energy (DOE) Organization Act"; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Chief of the Regulatory Coordination Division, Citizenship and Immigration Services, Department of Homeland Security, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Implementation of the Northern Mariana Islands U.S. Workforce Act 2018" (RIN1615-AC28) received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office of the President of the Senate on May 28, 2020; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Secretary of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, a legislative proposal entitled "Authorization for the Disposal of Waste by the National Nuclear Security Administration"; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Secretary of Energy, transmitting a legislative proposal entitled "Amending the American Medical Isotopes Production Act of 2012 (AMIPA)"; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the President of the United States, transmitting, pursuant to the International Emergency Economic Powers Act, the National Emergencies Act, and section 301 of title 3, United States Code, a report relative to the issuance of an Executive Order declaring a national emergency to deal with the threat posed by the unrestricted acquisition or use in the United States of bulk-power system electric equipment designed, developed, manufactured, or supplied by persons owned by, controlled by, or subject to the jurisdiction or direction of foreign adversaries; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Assistant General Counsel for Legislation, Office of Electricity, Department of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Critical Electric Infrastructure Information; New Administrative Procedures" ((RIN1901-AB44)(10 CFR Part 1004)) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on March 19, 2020; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Chief of the Forest Service, Department of Agriculture, transmitting, pursuant to law, a report relative to the management of the Greater Sage-Grouse habitat on Federal lands; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the General Counsel, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Standards for Business Practices and Communication Protocols for Public Utilities (RM05-5-025, et al.)" ((RIN1902-AF65)(Docket Nos. RM05-5-025, RM05-5-026, and RM05-5-027)) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on March 12, 2020; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Secretary of Energy, transmitting a legislative proposal relative to the "Department of Energy (DOE) Organization Act of 1977 (as amended)"; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Acting Chief of the Regulations and Standards Branch, Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement, Department of the Interior, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Oil and Gas and Sulfur Operations on the Outer Continental Shelf - Civil Penalty Inflation Adjustment" (RIN1014-AA47) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on March 4, 2020; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Assistant General Counsel for Legislation, Regulation and Energy Efficiency, Department of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Energy Conservation Program for Appliance Standards: Procedures for Use in New or Revised Energy Conservation Standards and Test Procedures for Consumer Products and Commercial/Industrial Equipment" ((RIN1904-AD38)(10 CFR Parts 430 and 431)) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on March 3, 2020; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Chief of Policy, Regulation and Analysis, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Department of the Interior, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "2020 Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustments for Oil, Gas, and Sulfur Operations in the Outer Continental Shelf" (RIN1010-AD99) received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office of the President of the Senate on February 21, 2020; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Executive Director, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Annual Update of Filing Fees" ((RIN1902-AF68)(Docket No. RM20-3-000)) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on February 25, 2020; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, transmitting, pursuant to law, a report relative to the progress made in licensing and constructing the Alaska Natural Gas Pipeline; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the General Counsel, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Cyber Security - Communications between Control Centers Reliability Standard" received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office of the President of the Senate on February 14, 2020; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Acting Director, Office of Management and Budget, Executive Office of the President, transmitting, pursuant to law, a report entitled "OMB Report to the Congress on the Joint Committee Reductions for Fiscal Year 2021"; to the Special Committee on Aging; Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry; Appropriations; Armed Services; Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs; the Budget; Commerce, Science, and Transportation; Energy and Natural Resources; Environment and Public Works; Select Committee on Ethics; Finance; Foreign Relations; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions; Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs; Indian Affairs; Select Committee on Intelligence; Joint Committee on Taxation; the Judiciary; Rules and Administration; Small Business and Entrepreneurship; and Veterans' Affairs.
A communication from the Acting Director, Office of Management and Budget, Executive Office of the President, transmitting, pursuant to law, a report entitled "OMB Sequestration Preview Report to the President and Congress for Fiscal Year 2021"; to the Special Committee on Aging; Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry; Appropriations; Armed Services; Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs; the Budget; Commerce, Science, and Transportation; Energy and Natural Resources; Environment and Public Works; Select Committee on Ethics; Finance; Foreign Relations; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions; Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs; Indian Affairs; Select Committee on Intelligence; the Judiciary; Rules and Administration; Small Business and Entrepreneurship; and Veterans' Affairs.
A communication from the General Counsel, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Transmission Planning Reliability Standard TPL-001-5" ((18 CFR Part 40)(Docket No. RM19-10-000)) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on February 10, 2020; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Acting Director, Office of Management and Budget, Executive Office of the President, transmitting, pursuant to law, a report entitled "OMB Final Sequestration Report to the President and Congress for Fiscal Year 2020"; to the Special Committee on Aging; Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry; Appropriations; Armed Services; Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs; the Budget; Commerce, Science, and Transportation; Energy and Natural Resources; Environment and Public Works; Select Committee on Ethics; Finance; Foreign Relations; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions; Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs; Indian Affairs; Select Committee on Intelligence; the Judiciary; Rules and Administration; Small Business and Entrepreneurship; and Veterans' Affairs.
A communication from the Assistant General Counsel for Legislation, Office of Cybersecurity, Energy Security and Emergency Response, Department of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Administrative Updates to Personnel References" ((RIN1901-AB50)(10 CFR Parts 70, 71, and 72)) received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office of the President of the Senate on January 23, 2020; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Secretary of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, a report entitled "Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Activities, Progress and Plans: September 2016 to August 2019"; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Assistant General Counsel for Legislation, Regulation and Energy Efficiency, Department of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Energy Conservation Program: Energy Conservation Standards for Air Compressors" ((RIN1904-AC83)(10 CFR Parts 429 and 431)) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on January 14, 2020; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Assistant General Counsel for Legislation, Regulation and Energy Efficiency, Department of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Energy Conservation Program: Energy Conservation Standards for Uninterruptible Power Supplies" ((RIN1904-AD69)(10 CFR Part 430)) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on January 14, 2020; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Assistant General Counsel for Legislation, Regulation and Energy Efficiency, Department of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Energy Conservation Program: Energy Conservation Standards for Commercial Packaged Boilers" ((RIN1904-AD01)(10 CFR Part 431)) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on January 14, 2020; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Assistant General Counsel for Legislation, Regulation and Energy Efficiency, Department of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Energy Conservation Program: Energy Conservation Standards for Portable Air Conditioners" ((RIN1904-AD02)(10 CFR Parts 429 and 430)) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on January 14, 2020; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Departmental Privacy Officer, Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement, Department of the Interior, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Privacy Act Regulations; Exemptions for the Investigations Case Management System" (RIN1014-AA41) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on January 13, 2020; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Assistant General Counsel for Legislation, Regulation and Energy Efficiency, Department of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Energy Conservation Program: Energy Conservation Standards for General Service Incandescent Lamps" ((RIN1904-AE76)(10 CFR Part 430)) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on January 8, 2020; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Assistant General Counsel for Legislation, Office of the General Counsel, Department of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Inflation Adjustment of Civil Monetary Penalties" (10 CFR Parts 207, 218, 429, 431, 490, 501, 601, 820, 824, 851, 1013, 1017, and 1050) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on January 8, 2020; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Assistant General Counsel for Legislation, Regulation and Energy Efficiency, Department of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Elemental Mercury Management and Storage Fees" ((RIN1903-AA11)(10 CFR Part 955)) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on January 8, 2020; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting, pursuant to law, an annual report related to the Colorado River System Reservoirs for 2020; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the General Counsel, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Final Rule on Public Utility Transmission Rate Changes to Address Accumulated Deferred Income Taxes" ((RIN1902-AF57)(Docket No. RM19-5-000)) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on December 18, 2019; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Assistant Secretary, Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Department of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, a report entitled "Annual Report to Congress on Federal Government Energy Management and Conservation Programs, Fiscal Year 2016"; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Assistant Secretary for Legislative Affairs, Department of Homeland Security, transmitting proposed legislation to provide for utility incentives that the Department of Homeland Security may receive, and for other purposes; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Assistant Secretary for Fish and Wildlife and Parks, National Park Service, Department of the Interior, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Hot Springs National Park; Bicycling" (RIN1024-AE50) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on November 19, 2019; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Administrator and Chief Executive Officer, Bonneville Power Administration, Department of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, the Administration's Annual Report for fiscal year 2019; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Division Chief of Regulatory Affairs, Bureau of Land Management, Department of the Interior, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Minerals Management: Adjustment of Cost Recovery Fees" (RIN1004-AE70) received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office of the President of the Senate on November 8, 2019; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Assistant General Counsel for Legislation, Regulation and Energy Efficiency, Department of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Revisions to the Office of Hearings and Appeals Procedural Regulations" ((RIN1903-AA10)(10 CFR Part 1003)) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on October 30, 2019; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Supervisory Regulations Specialist, Fish and Wildlife Service, Department of the Interior, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Subsistence Management Regulations for Public Lands in Alaska - Cook Inlet Area Regulations" (RIN1018-BB99) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on October 29, 2019; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Supervisory Regulations Specialist, Fish and Wildlife Service, Department of the Interior, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Subsistence Management Regulations for Public Lands in Alaska - 2019-20 and 2020-21 Subsistence Taking of Fish Regulations" (RIN1018-BC06) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on October 29, 2019; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Secretary of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, a report entitled "Report on the Utilization of Federal Technology for Fiscal Years 2016 and 2017"; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Assistant Secretary, Office of Electricity, Department of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, a report relative to economic dispatch and technological change; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Secretary of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, a report entitled "Fiscal Year 2018 Methane Hydrate Program"; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Assistant General Counsel for Legislation, Regulation and Energy Efficiency, Department of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Energy Conservation Program: Definition for General Service Lamps" ((RIN1904-AE26)(10 CFR Part 430)) received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office of the President of the Senate on September 6, 2019; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Assistant General Counsel for Legislation, Regulation and Energy Efficiency, Department of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Inclusion of Early Stage Technology Demonstration in Authorized Technology Transfer Activities" ((RIN1991-AC14)(48 CFR Part 970)) received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office of the President of the Senate on August 27, 2019; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Assistant Secretary for Fish and Wildlife and Parks, National Park Service, Department of the Interior, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Death Valley National Park; Designation of Airstrip" (RIN1024-AE48) received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office of the President of the Senate on August 14, 2019; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the General Counsel, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Data Collection for Analytics and Surveillance and Market-Based Rate Purposes" ((RIN1902-AF22)(Docket No. RM16-12-000)) received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office of the President of the Senate on August 12, 2019; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the General Counsel, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Refinements to Horizontal Market Power Analysis for Sellers in Certain Regional Transmission Organization and Independent System Operator Markets" ((RIN1902-AF61)(Docket No. RM19-2-000)) received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office of the President of the Senate on August 12, 2019; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A joint communication from the Special Representative, Office of Insular Affairs, Department of the Interior and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands Special Representative, transmitting, pursuant to law, a report entitled "Report to the President on 902 Consultations Related to the DHS Discretionary Parole Program"; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, transmitting, pursuant to law, a report relative to the progress made in licensing and constructing the Alaska Natural Gas Pipeline; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Assistant General Counsel for Legislation, Regulation and Energy Efficiency, Department of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Revisions to the DOE Contractor Employee Protection Program" ((RIN1909-AA09)(10 CFR Part 708)) received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office of the President of the Senate on August 2, 2019; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Assistant Secretary for Water and Science, Department of the Interior, transmitting, pursuant to law, a report entitled "Reclamation: Managing Water in the West: Annual Operating Plan for Colorado River Reservoirs 2019"; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Assistant Secretary, Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Department of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, the semi-annual Implementation Report on Energy Conservation Standards Activities of the Department of Energy; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the General Counsel, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Revisions to the Filing Process for Commission Forms" ((RIN1902-AF58)(Docket No. RM19-12-000)) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on July 15, 2019; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from a Senior Official performing the duties of the Assistant Secretary for Fish and Wildlife and Parks, National Park Service, Department of the Interior, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "National Capital Region; Event at the Washington Monument" (RIN1024-AE59) received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office of the President of the Senate on July 3, 2019; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, transmitting, pursuant to law, a report relative to the status of all extensions granted by Congress regarding the deadlines for the commencement of construction of Commission-licensed hydropower projects, including information about any delays by the Commission with respect to extensions and the reasons for such delays; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Division Chief of Regulatory Affairs, Bureau of Land Management, Department of the Interior, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Required Fees for Mining Claims or Sites" (RIN1004-AE64-65) received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office of the President of the Senate on July 1, 2019; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Fish and Wildlife and Parks, National Park Service, Department of the Interior, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area; Removal of Outdated Regulations" (RIN1024-AE46) received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office of the President of the Senate on June 14, 2019; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Acting Deputy Chief, National Forest System, Department of Agriculture, transmitting, pursuant to law, a report relative to the final map and perimeter boundary description for the Whychus Creek Wild and Scenic River, in Oregon, added to the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Division Director for Policy, Legislation, and Regulation, Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Labor Certification Process for Temporary Employment in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CW-1 Workers)" (RIN1205-AB92) received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office of the President of the Senate on May 29, 2019; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Chief of the Regulations and Standards Branch, Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement, Department of the Interior, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Oil and Gas and Sulfur Operations on the Outer Continental Shelf - Oil and Gas Production Safety Systems; Corrections" (RIN1014-AA37) received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office of the President of the Senate on May 29, 2019; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the General Counsel, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Hydroelectric Licensing Regulations Under the America's Water Infrastructure Act of 2018" ((RIN1902-AF59)(Docket No. RM19-6-000)) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on May 21, 2019; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Secretary of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, a report entitled "Department of Energy Activities Relating to the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board, Fiscal Year 2018"; to the Committees on Energy and Natural Resources; Appropriations; and Armed Services.
A communication from the Executive Director, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Annual Update of Filing Fees" ((RIN1902-AF63)(Docket No. RM19-14-000)) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on May 20, 2019; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Chief of the Regulations and Standards Branch, Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement, Department of the Interior, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Oil and Gas and Sulfur Operations on the Outer Continental Shelf - Blowout Preventer Systems and Well Control Revisions" (RIN1014-AA39) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on May 15, 2019; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Secretary of Energy, transmitting, proposed legislation; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Assistant Secretary, Office of Electricity, Department of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, a report entitled "Review of Recent Cost-Benefit Studies Related to Net Metering and Distributed Solar"; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Chief of the Forest Service, Department of Agriculture, transmitting, pursuant to law, a report relative to the Department's proposal to accept a 3,000-acre donation from the Trust for Public Land; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Secretary of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, a report relative to the status of construction and operations of the mixed oxide fuel fabrication facility (MOX facility) at the Department of Energy's Savannah River Site in South Carolina; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the General Counsel, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Interlocking Officers and Directors; Requirements for Applicants and Holders" ((RIN1902-AF53)(Docket No. RM15-18-000)) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on April 9, 2019; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Assistant Secretary, Legislative Affairs, Department of State, transmitting, pursuant to law, a report relative to the Department's Alternative Fuel Vehicle (AFV) program for fiscal year 2018; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Assistant General Counsel for Legislation, Regulation and Energy Efficiency, Department of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Cost Sharing: Energy Policy Act of 2005" ((RIN1991-AC13)(2 CFR Part 910)) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on April 2, 2019; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Deputy Director, Bureau of Land Management, Department of the Interior, transmitting, pursuant to law, a report relative to the Bureau's efforts to better align state and federal plans for managing Greater Sage-Grouse habitat on federal lands; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Chief of the Regulations and Standards Branch, Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement, Department of the Interior, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Oil and Gas and Sulfur Operations on the Outer Continental Shelf - Civil Penalty Inflation Adjustment" (RIN1014-AA42) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on March 25, 2019; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the General Counsel, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Implementation of Amended Section 203(a)(1)(B) of the Federal Power Act" ((RIN1902-AF56)(Docket No. RM19-4-000)) received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office of the President of the Senate on March 18, 2019; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Acting Director, Office of Management and Budget, Executive Office of the President, transmitting, pursuant to law, a report entitled "OMB Report to the Congress on the Joint Committee Reductions for Fiscal Year 2020"; to the Special Committee on Aging; Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry; Appropriations; Armed Services; Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs; the Budget; Commerce, Science, and Transportation; Energy and Natural Resources; Environment and Public Works; Select Committee on Ethics; Finance; Foreign Relations; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions; Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs; Indian Affairs; Select Committee on Intelligence; the Judiciary; Rules and Administration; Small Business and Entrepreneurship; and Veterans' Affairs.
A communication from the Acting Director, Office of Management and Budget, Executive Office of the President, transmitting, pursuant to law, a report entitled "OMB Sequestration Preview Report to the President and Congress for Fiscal Year 2020"; to the Special Committee on Aging; Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry; Appropriations; Armed Services; Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs; the Budget; Commerce, Science, and Transportation; Energy and Natural Resources; Environment and Public Works; Select Committee on Ethics; Finance; Foreign Relations; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions; Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs; Indian Affairs; Select Committee on Intelligence; the Judiciary; Rules and Administration; Small Business and Entrepreneurship; and Veterans' Affairs.
A communication from the Assistant General Counsel for Legislation, Office of Fossil Energy, Department of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "SPR Standard Sales Provisions" (RIN1901-AB29) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on March 13, 2019; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Acting Director, Office of Management and Budget, Executive Office of the President, transmitting, pursuant to law, a report entitled "OMB Final Sequestration Report to the President and Congress for Fiscal Year 2019"; to the Special Committee on Aging; Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry; Appropriations; Armed Services; Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs; the Budget; Commerce, Science, and Transportation; Energy and Natural Resources; Environment and Public Works; Select Committee on Ethics; Finance; Foreign Relations; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions; Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs; Indian Affairs; Select Committee on Intelligence; the Judiciary; Rules and Administration; Small Business and Entrepreneurship; and Veterans' Affairs.
A communication from the Assistant General Counsel for Legislation, Regulation and Energy Efficiency, Department of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Administrative Updates to Personnel References" ((RIN1901-AB49)(10 CFR Part 903)) received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office of the President of the Senate on February 22, 2019; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Assistant General Counsel for Legislation, Regulation and Energy Efficiency, Department of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Energy Conservation Program: Energy Conservation Standards for Certain External Power Supplies" ((RIN1904-AE23)(10 CFR Parts 429 and 430)) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on January 31, 2019; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the General Counsel, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Elimination of Form 80 and Revision of Regulations on Recreational Opportunities and Development at Licensed Hydropower Projects" ((Docket No. RM18-14-000; Order No. 852)(RIN1902-AF51)) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on January 17, 2019; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Assistant General Counsel for Legislation, Regulation and Energy Efficiency, Department of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Nuclear Classification and Declassification" ((RIN1992-AA49)(10 CFR Part 1045)) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on January 3, 2018; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Secretary of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, a report entitled "Strategic Petroleum Reserve Annual Report for Calendar Year 2017"; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
A communication from the Assistant General Counsel for Legislation, Regulation and Energy Efficiency, Department of Energy, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Inflation Adjustment of Civil Monetary Penalties" (10 CFR Parts 207, 218, 429, 431, 490, 501, 601, 820, 824, 851, 1013, 1017, and 1050) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on January 3, 2018; to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.