Request for Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee Membership Applications, 25651 [05-9543]

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E5–2398 Filed 5–12–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY United States Mint Request for Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee Membership Applications SUMMARY: Pursuant to United States Code, Title 31, section 5135 (b), the United States Mint is accepting applications for appointment to the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) for a member specially qualified to serve by virtue of his or her education, training or experience in American History. The CCAC was established to: • Advise the Secretary of the Treasury on any theme or design proposals relating to circulating coinage, VerDate jul<14>2003 15:59 May 12, 2005 Jkt 205001 bullion coinage, Congressional Gold Medals, and national and other medals produced by the United States Mint. • Advise the Secretary of the Treasury with regard to the events, persons, or places that the CCAC recommends to be commemorated by the issuance of commemorative coins in each of the five calendar years succeeding the year in which a commemorative coin designation is made. • Make recommendations with respect to the mintage level for any commemorative coin recommended. Total membership consists of eleven voting members appointed by the Secretary of the Treasury: • One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her education, training or experience as nationally or internationally recognized curator in the United States of a numismatic collection; • One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her experience in the medallic arts or sculpture; • One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her education, training, or experience in American history; • One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her education, training, or experience in numismatics; • Three persons who can represent the interests of the general public in the coinage of the United States; and • Four persons appointed by the Secretary of the Treasury on the basis of the recommendations by the House and Senate leadership. Members are appointed for a term of four years. No individual may be appointed to the CCAC while serving as an officer or employee of the Federal Government. The CCAC is subject to the direction of the Secretary of the Treasury. Meetings of the CCAC are open to the public and are held approximately six to eight times per year. The United States Mint is responsible for providing the necessary support, technical services and advice to the CCAC. CCAC members are not paid for their time or services, but, consistent with Federal Travel Regulations, members are reimbursed for their travel and lodging expenses to attend meetings. Members are Special Government Employees and are subject to the Standards of Ethical PO 00000 Frm 00131 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 25651 Conduct for Employees of the Executive Branch (5 CFR part 2653). The United States Mint will review all submissions and will forward its recommendations to the Secretary of the Treasury for appointment consideration. Candidates should include specific skills, abilities, talents, and credentials to support their applications. The United States Mint is also interested in candidates who have demonstrated leadership skills, who have received recognition by their peers in their field of interest, who have a record of participation in public service or activities, and who are willing to commit the time and effort to participate in the CCAC meetings and related activities. Application Deadline: May 27, 2005. Receipt of Applications: Any member of the public wishing to be considered for participation on the CCAC should submit a resume and cover letter describing qualifications for membership, by fax to (202) 756–6830, or by mail to the United States Mint, 801 9th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20220, Attn: Madelyn Simmons Marchessault. Submissions must be postmarked no later than May 27, 2005. Notice Concerning Delivery of FirstClass and Priority Mail: The delivery of first-class mail to the United States Mint has been delayed since mid-October 2001, and delays are expected to continue. Until normal mail service resumes, please consider using alternate delivery services when sending timesensitive material. Some or all of the first-class and priority mail we receive may be put through an irradiation process to protect against biological contamination. Support materials put through this process may suffer irreversible damage. We encourage you to consider using alternate delivery services. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Madelyn Simmons Marchessault, United States Mint Liaison to the CCAC; 801 9th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20220; or call (202) 354–7200. Dated: May 9, 2005. Henrietta Holsman Fore, Director, United States Mint. [FR Doc. 05–9543 Filed 5–12–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–37–P E:\FR\FM\13MYN1.SGM 13MYN1

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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

United States Mint


Request for Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee Membership 
Applications

SUMMARY: Pursuant to United States Code, Title 31, section 5135 (b), 
the United States Mint is accepting applications for appointment to the 
Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) for a member specially 
qualified to serve by virtue of his or her education, training or 
experience in American History. The CCAC was established to:
     Advise the Secretary of the Treasury on any theme or 
design proposals relating to circulating coinage, bullion coinage, 
Congressional Gold Medals, and national and other medals produced by 
the United States Mint.
     Advise the Secretary of the Treasury with regard to the 
events, persons, or places that the CCAC recommends to be commemorated 
by the issuance of commemorative coins in each of the five calendar 
years succeeding the year in which a commemorative coin designation is 
made.
     Make recommendations with respect to the mintage level for 
any commemorative coin recommended.
    Total membership consists of eleven voting members appointed by the 
Secretary of the Treasury:
     One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her 
education, training or experience as nationally or internationally 
recognized curator in the United States of a numismatic collection;
     One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her 
experience in the medallic arts or sculpture;
     One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her 
education, training, or experience in American history;
     One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her 
education, training, or experience in numismatics;
     Three persons who can represent the interests of the 
general public in the coinage of the United States; and
     Four persons appointed by the Secretary of the Treasury on 
the basis of the recommendations by the House and Senate leadership.
    Members are appointed for a term of four years. No individual may 
be appointed to the CCAC while serving as an officer or employee of the 
Federal Government.
    The CCAC is subject to the direction of the Secretary of the 
Treasury. Meetings of the CCAC are open to the public and are held 
approximately six to eight times per year. The United States Mint is 
responsible for providing the necessary support, technical services and 
advice to the CCAC. CCAC members are not paid for their time or 
services, but, consistent with Federal Travel Regulations, members are 
reimbursed for their travel and lodging expenses to attend meetings. 
Members are Special Government Employees and are subject to the 
Standards of Ethical Conduct for Employees of the Executive Branch (5 
CFR part 2653).
    The United States Mint will review all submissions and will forward 
its recommendations to the Secretary of the Treasury for appointment 
consideration. Candidates should include specific skills, abilities, 
talents, and credentials to support their applications. The United 
States Mint is also interested in candidates who have demonstrated 
leadership skills, who have received recognition by their peers in 
their field of interest, who have a record of participation in public 
service or activities, and who are willing to commit the time and 
effort to participate in the CCAC meetings and related activities.
    Application Deadline: May 27, 2005.
    Receipt of Applications: Any member of the public wishing to be 
considered for participation on the CCAC should submit a resume and 
cover letter describing qualifications for membership, by fax to (202) 
756-6830, or by mail to the United States Mint, 801 9th Street, NW., 
Washington, DC 20220, Attn: Madelyn Simmons Marchessault. Submissions 
must be postmarked no later than May 27, 2005.
    Notice Concerning Delivery of First-Class and Priority Mail: The 
delivery of first-class mail to the United States Mint has been delayed 
since mid-October 2001, and delays are expected to continue. Until 
normal mail service resumes, please consider using alternate delivery 
services when sending time-sensitive material.
    Some or all of the first-class and priority mail we receive may be 
put through an irradiation process to protect against biological 
contamination. Support materials put through this process may suffer 
irreversible damage. We encourage you to consider using alternate 
delivery services.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Madelyn Simmons Marchessault, United 
States Mint Liaison to the CCAC; 801 9th Street, NW., Washington, DC 
20220; or call (202) 354-7200.

    Dated: May 9, 2005.
Henrietta Holsman Fore,
Director, United States Mint.
[FR Doc. 05-9543 Filed 5-12-05; 8:45 am]
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