EXECUTIVE AND OTHER COMMUNICATIONS
(Senate - January 11, 2017)

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[Congressional Record Volume 163, Number 7 (Wednesday, January 11, 2017)]
[Pages S274-S276]
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                   EXECUTIVE AND OTHER COMMUNICATIONS

  The following communications were laid before the Senate, together 
with accompanying papers, reports, and documents, andwere referred as 
indicated:

        EC-398. A communication from the Administrator of 
     theEnvironmental Protection Agency, transmitting, pursuant to 
     law, a report entitled ``Report to Congress on the Global 
     Supply andTrade of Elemental Mercury''; to the Committee on 
     Environment and Public Works.
        EC-399. Acommunication from the Director of the Regulatory 
     Management Division, Environmental Protection Agency, 
     transmitting, pursuantto law, the report of a rule entitled 
     ``Civil Monetary Penalty Inflation Adjustment Rule'' (FRL No. 
     9958-06-OECA) receivedin the Office of the President of the 
     Senate on January 9, 2017; to the Committee on Environment 
     and PublicWorks.
        EC-400. A communication from the Director of the 
     Regulatory Management Division,Environmental Protection 
     Agency, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule 
     entitled ``State of Iowa; Approval andPromulgation of the 
     Title V Operating Permits Program, the State Implementation 
     Plan, and 112(1) Plan'' (FRL No.9957-84-Region 7) received in 
     the Office of the President of the Senate on January 9, 2017; 
     to the Committee on Environmentand Public Works.
        EC-401. A communication from the Director of the 
     Regulatory ManagementDivision, Environmental Protection 
     Agency, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule 
     entitled ``Accidental ReleasePrevention Requirements: Risk 
     Management Programs under the Clean Air Act'' ((RIN2050-AG82) 
     (FRL No. 9954-46-OLEM))received in the Office of the 
     President of the Senate on January 9, 2017; to the Committee 
     on Environment and PublicWorks.
        EC-402. A communication from the Director of the 
     Regulatory Management Division,Environmental Protection 
     Agency, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule 
     entitled ``Illinois: Final Authorization ofState Hazardous 
     Waste Management Program Revision'' (FRL No. 9958-05-Region 
     5) received in the Office of the President ofthe Senate on 
     January 9, 2017; to the Committee on Environment and Public 
     Works.
        EC-403. Acommunication from the Director of the Regulatory 
     Management Division, Environmental Protection Agency, 
     transmitting, pursuantto law, the report of a rule entitled 
     ``Approval of California Air Plan Revisions, Ventura County 
     Air Pollution ControlDistrict; Prevention of Significant 
     Deterioration'' (FRL No. 9956-52-Region 9) received in the 
     Office of the President ofthe Senate on January 9, 2017; to 
     the Committee on Environment and Public Works.
        EC-404. Acommunication from the Director of the Regulatory 
     Management Division, Environmental Protection Agency, 
     transmitting, pursuantto law, the report of a rule entitled 
     ``Air Plan Approval; Nevada, Lake Tahoe; Second 10-Year 
     Carbon Monoxide LimitedMaintenance Plan'' (FRL No. 9958-

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     11-Region 9) received in the Office of the President of the 
     Senate on January 9,2017; to the Committee on Environment and 
     Public Works.
        EC-405. A communication from theDirector of the Regulatory 
     Management Division, Environmental Protection Agency, 
     transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of arule entitled 
     ``Air Plan Approval; Minnesota; Sulfur Dioxide; Particulate 
     Matter'' (FRL No. 9958-15-Region 5) received inthe Office of 
     the President of the Senate on January 9, 2017; to the 
     Committee on Environment and Public Works.
        EC-406. A communication from the Director of the 
     Regulatory Management Division, Environmental 
     ProtectionAgency, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report 
     of a rule entitled ``Air Plan Approval; Georgia; Atlanta; 
     Requirements for the2008 8-Hour Ozone Standard'' (FRL No. 
     9957-89-Region 4) received in the Office of the President of 
     the Senate on January 9,2017; to the Committee on Environment 
     and Public Works.
        EC-407. A communication from theAssistant Secretary, 
     Legislative Affairs, Department of State, transmitting, 
     pursuant to law, a report prepared by theDepartment of State 
     on progress toward a negotiated solution of the Cyprus 
     question covering the period August 1, 2016 throughSeptember 
     30, 2016; to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
        EC-408. A communication from theAssistant Secretary, 
     Legislative Affairs, Department of State, transmitting, 
     pursuant to law, a report relative to section 36(c)of the 
     Arms Export Control Act (DDTC 16-111); to the Committee on 
     Foreign Relations.
       EC-409. A communication from the Assistant Secretary for 
     Legislation, Department of Health and Human Services, 
     transmitting,pursuant to law, a report entitled ``Report to 
     Congress on Enhancing Tracking and Tracing of Food and 
     Recordkeeping''; to theCommittee on Health, Education, Labor, 
     and Pensions.
        EC-410. A communication from the Director of Regulation, 
     Legislation, and Interpretation, Wage and HourDivision, 
     Department of Labor, transmitting, pursuant to law, the 
     report of a rule entitled ``Updating Regulations Issued 
     Underthe Fair Labor Standards Act, Service Contract Act, 
     Davis-Bacon and Related Acts, Contract Work Hours and Safety 
     Standards Act,the Family and Medical Leave Act, Employee 
     Polygraph Protection Act, and the Migrant and Seasonal 
     Agricultural Worker ProtectionAct'' (RIN1235-AA17) received 
     in the Office of the President of the Senate on January 9, 
     2017; to the Committee on Health,Education, Labor, and 
     Pensions.
        EC-411. A communication from the Director, 
     OccupationalSafety and Health Administration, Department of 
     Labor, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule 
     entitled``Occupational Exposure to Beryllium'' (RIN1218-AC76) 
     received in the Office of the President of the Senate on 
     January 9,2017; to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, 
     and Pensions.
        EC-412. A communicationfrom the Assistant General Counsel 
     for Regulatory Services, Office of General Counsel, 
     Department of Education, transmitting,pursuant to law, the 
     report of a rule entitled ``Assistance to States for the 
     Education of Children with Disabilities; PreschoolGrants for 
     Children with Disabilities'' (RIN1820-AB73) received in the 
     Office of the President of the Senate on January 9,2017; to 
     the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
        EC-413. A communicationfrom the Federal Liaison Officer, 
     Patent and Trademark Office, Department of Commerce, 
     transmitting, pursuant to law, the reportof a rule entitled 
     ``Changes in Requirements for Affidavits or Declarations of 
     Use, Continued Use, or Excusable Nonuse inTrademark Cases'' 
     (RIN0651-AD07) received in the Office of the President of the 
     Senate on January 9, 2017; to the Committee onthe Judiciary.
        EC-414. A communication from the Acting Director of 
     Regulation Policy andManagement, Department of Veterans 
     Affairs, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule 
     entitled ``Extension of PharmacyCopayments for Medications'' 
     (RIN2900-AP87) received in the Office of the President of the 
     Senate on January 4, 2017; to theCommittee on Veterans' 
     Affairs.
        EC-415. A communication from the Acting Director 
     ofRegulation Policy and Management, Department of Veterans 
     Affairs, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule 
     entitled``Advanced Practice Registered Nurses'' (RIN2900-
     AP44) received in the Office of the President of the Senate 
     on January 4,2017; to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
        EC-416. A communication from the Managementand Program 
     Analyst, Federal Aviation Administration, Department of 
     Transportation, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report ofa 
     rule entitled ``Airworthiness Directives; Bombardier, Inc. 
     Airplanes'' ((RIN2120-AA64) (Docket No. FAA-2016-
     7267))received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office 
     of the President of the Senate on December 28, 2016; to the 
     Committee onCommerce, Science, and Transportation.
        EC-417. A communication from the Management andProgram 
     Analyst, Federal Aviation Administration, Department of 
     Transportation, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of 
     arule entitled ``Airworthiness Directives; Bombardier, Inc. 
     Airplanes'' ((RIN2120-AA64) (Docket No. FAA-2016-
     8178))received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office 
     of the President of the Senate on December 28, 2016; to the 
     Committee onCommerce, Science, and Transportation.
        EC-418. A communication from the Management andProgram 
     Analyst, Federal Aviation Administration, Department of 
     Transportation, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of 
     arule entitled ``Airworthiness Directives; Bombardier, Inc. 
     Airplanes'' ((RIN2120-AA64) (Docket No. FAA-2016-
     9503))received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office 
     of the President of the Senate on December 28, 2016; to the 
     Committee onCommerce, Science, and Transportation.
        EC-419. A communication from the Management andProgram 
     Analyst, Federal Aviation Administration, Department of 
     Transportation, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of 
     arule entitled ``Airworthiness Directives; Bombardier, Inc. 
     Airplanes'' ((RIN2120-AA64) (Docket No. FAA-2016-
     7418))received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office 
     of the President of the Senate on December 28, 2016; to the 
     Committee onCommerce, Science, and Transportation.
        EC-420. A communication from the Management andProgram 
     Analyst, Federal Aviation Administration, Department of 
     Transportation, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of 
     arule entitled ``Airworthiness Directives; Bombardier, Inc. 
     Airplanes'' ((RIN2120-AA64) (Docket No. FAA-2016-
     4224))received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office 
     of the President of the Senate on December 28, 2016; to the 
     Committee onCommerce, Science, and Transportation.
        EC-421. A communication from the Management andProgram 
     Analyst, Federal Aviation Administration, Department of 
     Transportation, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of 
     arule entitled ``Airworthiness Directives; Rolls-Royce plc 
     Turbofan Engines'' ((RIN2120-AA64) (Docket No. FAA-2016-
     6692))received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office 
     of the President of the Senate on December 28, 2016; to the 
     Committee onCommerce, Science, and Transportation.
        EC-422. Acommunication from the Management and Program 
     Analyst, Federal Aviation Administration, Department of 
     Transportation,transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a 
     rule entitled ``Airworthiness Directives; Rolls-Royce plc 
     Turbofan Engines''((RIN2120-AA64) (Docket No. FAA-2016-7099)) 
     received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office of 
     the President ofthe Senate on December 28, 2016; to the 
     Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
       EC-423. A communication from the Management and Program 
     Analyst, Federal Aviation Administration, Department 
     ofTransportation, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report 
     of a rule entitled ``Airworthiness Directives; Rolls-Royce 
     plcTurbofan Engines'' ((RIN2120-AA64) (Docket No. FAA-2016-
     7099)) received during adjournment of the Senate in the 
     Office ofthe President of the Senate on December 28, 2016; to 
     the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
        EC-424. A communication from the Management and Program 
     Analyst, Federal Aviation Administration,Department of 
     Transportation, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of 
     a rule entitled ``Airworthiness Directives; AirbusAirplanes'' 
     ((RIN2120-AA64) (Docket No. FAA-2016-9509)) received during 
     adjournment of the Senate in the Office of thePresident of 
     the Senate on December 28, 2016; to the Committee on 
     Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
        EC-425. A communication from the Management and Program 
     Analyst, Federal Aviation Administration, Department 
     ofTransportation, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report 
     of a rule entitled ``Airworthiness Directives; Airbus 
     Airplanes''((RIN2120-AA64) (Docket No. FAA-2016-9515)) 
     received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office of 
     the President ofthe Senate on December 28, 2016; to the 
     Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
       EC-426. A communication from the Management and Program 
     Analyst, Federal Aviation Administration, Department 
     ofTransportation, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report 
     of a rule entitled ``Airworthiness Directives; The Boeing 
     CompanyAirplanes'' ((RIN2120-AA64) (Docket No. FAA-2016-
     9436)) received during adjournment of the Senate in the 
     Office of thePresident of the Senate on December 28, 2016; to 
     the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
        EC-427. A communication from the Management and Program 
     Analyst, Federal Aviation Administration, Department 
     ofTransportation, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report 
     of a rule entitled ``Airworthiness Directives; The Boeing 
     CompanyAirplanes'' ((RIN2120-AA64) (Docket No. FAA-2013-
     0215)) received during adjournment of the Senate in the 
     Office of thePresident of the Senate on December 28, 2016; to 
     the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
        EC-428. A communication from the Management and Program 
     Analyst, Federal Aviation Administration, Department 
     ofTransportation, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report 
     of a rule entitled ``Airworthiness Directives; The Boeing 
     CompanyAirplanes'' ((RIN2120-AA64) (Docket No. FAA-2016-
     5598)) received during adjournment of the Senate in the 
     Office of thePresident of the Senate on December 28, 2016; to 
     the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
        EC-429. A communication from the Management and Program 
     Analyst, Federal Aviation Administration, Department 
     ofTransportation, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report 
     of a rule entitled ``Airworthiness Directives; The Boeing 
     CompanyAirplanes'' ((RIN2120-AA64) (Docket No. FAA-

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     2013-0215)) received during adjournment of the Senate in the 
     Office ofthe President of the Senate on December 28, 2016; to 
     the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
        EC-430. A communication from the Management and Program 
     Analyst, Federal Aviation Administration,Department of 
     Transportation, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of 
     a rule entitled ``Airworthiness Directives; TheBoeing Company 
     Airplanes'' ((RIN2120-AA64) (Docket No. FAA-2015-3142)) 
     received during adjournment of the Senate in theOffice of the 
     President of the Senate on December 28, 2016; to the 
     Committee on Commerce, Science, andTransportation.
        EC-431. A communication from the Management and Program 
     Analyst, FederalAviation Administration, Department of 
     Transportation, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of 
     a rule entitled``Airworthiness Directives; M7 Aerospace LLC'' 
     ((RIN2120-AA64) (Docket No . FAA-2016-9120)) received during 
     adjournment ofthe Senate in the Office of the President of 
     the Senate on December 28, 2016; to the Committee on 
     Commerce, Science, andTransportation.
        EC-432. A communication from the Management and Program 
     Analyst, FederalAviation Administration, Department of 
     Transportation, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of 
     a rule entitled``Airworthiness Directives; Fokker Services 
     B.V. Airplanes'' ((RIN2120-AA64) (Docket No. FAA-2015-7530)) 
     received duringadjournment of the Senate in the Office of the 
     President of the Senate on December 28, 2016; to the 
     Committee on Commerce,Science, and Transportation.
        EC-433. A communication from the Management and 
     ProgramAnalyst, Federal Aviation Administration, Department 
     of Transportation, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report 
     of a ruleentitled ``Airworthiness Directives; Fokker Services 
     B.V. Airplanes'' ((RIN2120-AA64) (Docket No. FAA-2016-7271)) 
     receivedduring adjournment of the Senate in the Office of the 
     President of the Senate on December 28, 2016; to the 
     Committee onCommerce, Science, and Transportation.
        EC-434. A communication from the Management andProgram 
     Analyst, Federal Aviation Administration, Department of 
     Transportation, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of 
     arule entitled ``Part 95 Instrument Flight Rules; 
     Miscellaneous Amendments; Amendment No. 530'' (RIN2120-AA63) 
     received duringadjournment of the Senate in the Office of the 
     President of the Senate on December 28, 2016; to the 
     Committee on Commerce,Science, and Transportation.
        EC-435. A communication from the Management and 
     ProgramAnalyst, Federal Aviation Administration, Department 
     of Transportation, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report 
     of a ruleentitled ``Qualification, Service, and Use of 
     Crewmembers and Aircraft Dispatchers; Related Aircraft 
     Amendment''(RIN2120-AK95) received during adjournment of the 
     Senate in the Office of the President of the Senate on 
     December 28, 2016; tothe Committee on Commerce, Science, and 
     Transportation.
        EC-436. A communication from theManagement and Program 
     Analyst, Federal Aviation Administration, Department of 
     Transportation, transmitting, pursuant to law,the report of a 
     rule entitled ``Amendment of VOR Federal Airways V-235 and V-
     293 in the Vicinity of Cedar City, Utah''((RIN2120-AA66) 
     (Docket No. FAA-2016-9265)) received during adjournment of 
     the Senate in the Office of the President ofthe Senate on 
     December 28, 2016; to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and 
     Transportation.
       EC-437. A communication from the Management and Program 
     Analyst, Federal Aviation Administration, Department 
     ofTransportation, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report 
     of a rule entitled ``Amendment of Class D Airspace for St. 
     Petersburg,FL'' ((RIN2120-AA66) (Docket No. FAA-2016-9375)) 
     received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office of 
     the Presidentof the Senate on December 28, 2016; to the 
     Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
        EC-438. A communication from the Management and Program 
     Analyst, Federal Aviation Administration, Department 
     ofTransportation, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report 
     of a rule entitled ``Amendment of Class C Airspace; El 
     PasoInternational Airport, TX'' ((RIN2120-AA66) (Docket No. 
     FAA-2016-7417)) received during adjournment of the Senate in 
     theOffice of the President of the Senate on December 28, 
     2016; to the Committee on Commerce, Science, 
     andTransportation.
        EC-439. A communication from the Management and Program 
     Analyst, FederalAviation Administration, Department of 
     Transportation, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of 
     a rule entitled ``Revisionsto Operational Requirements for 
     the Use of Enhanced Flight Vision Systems (EFVS) and to Pilot 
     Compartment View Requirements forVision Systems'' ((RIN2120-
     AJ94) (Docket No. FAA-2013-0485)) received during adjournment 
     of the Senate in the Office ofthe President of the Senate on 
     December 28, 2016; to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and 
     Transportation.

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