New regs for Wednesday: Reducing hospital payments

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

Environment:
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. 

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

Secrecy:
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