New regs for Wednesday: Reducing hospital payments

The Department of Education is proposing to prioritize community living for research on disability and rehabilitation. 

The Environmental Protection Agency is setting a tolerance of residues of the pesticide spirotetramat for a variety of crops. 

The Fish and Wildlife Service is declaring that the snail known as the Magazine Mountain shagreen is no longer a threatened species. 

Fish and Oceans:
The National Marine Fisheries Service is implementing a program to exempt some Bering Sea crab fishers from delivery requirements. 

The Navy is exempting a transport dock from regulations designed to prevent collisions at sea. 

The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation is amending its rule on interest assumptions for some private pension plans

The Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board, an independent agency that protects individual rights, wants to outline a way for it to respond to requests under the Freedom of Information Act

The Arts:
The National Endowment for the Humanities is proposing guidance to make sure the agency's financial assistance complies with prohibitions against age discrimination