U.S. Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy; Notice of Meeting, 40414-40415 [05-13788]

Download as PDF 40414 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 133 / Wednesday, July 13, 2005 / Notices SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION National Advisory Board, Small Business Development Center, Public Meeting The U.S. Small Business Administration, National Advisory Board of the Office of Small Business Development Centers, will be hosting a public meeting via conference call to discuss such matters that may be presented by members, the staff of the U.S. Small Business Administration, or interested others. The conference will take place on Tuesday, July 19, 2005 at 1 p.m. eastern standard time. Anyone wishing to participate or make an oral presentation to the Board must contact Erika Fischer, Senior Program Analyst, U.S. Small Business Administration, Office of Small Business Development Centers, 409 3rd Street, SW., Washington, DC 20416, telephone (202) 205–7045 or fax (202) 481–0681. Matthew K. Becker, Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 05–13757 Filed 7–12–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8025–01–P DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice 5134] Culturally Significant Objects Imported for Exhibition Determinations: ‘‘Cezanne in Provence’’ Department of State. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given of the following determinations: Pursuant to the authority vested in me by the Act of October 19, 1965 (79 Stat. 985; 22 U.S.C. 2459), Executive Order 12047 of March 27, 1978, the Foreign Affairs Reform and Restructuring Act of 1998 (112 Stat. 2681, et seq.; 22 U.S.C. 6501 note, et seq.), Delegation of Authority No. 234 of October 1, 1999, Delegation of Authority No. 236 of October 19, 1999, as amended, and Delegation of Authority No. 257 of April 15, 2003 [68 FR 19875], I hereby determine that the objects to be included in the exhibition ‘‘Cezanne in Provence’’, imported from abroad for temporary exhibition within the United States, are of cultural significance. The objects are imported pursuant to loan agreements with the foreign owners or custodians. I also determine that the exhibition or display of the exhibit objects at the National Gallery of Art, from on or about January 29, 2006, until on or about May 7, 2006, and at possible additional venues yet to be determined, VerDate jul<14>2003 17:40 Jul 12, 2005 Jkt 205001 is in the national interest. Public Notice of these Determinations is ordered to be published in the Federal Register. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For further information, including a list of the exhibit objects, contact Richard Lahne, Attorney-Adviser, Office of the Legal Adviser, U.S. Department of State (telephone: 202/453–8058). The address is U.S. Department of State, SA–44, 301 4th Street, SW., Room 700, Washington, DC 20547–0001. Dated: July 7, 2005. C. Miller Crouch, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Educational and Cultural Affairs, Department of State. [FR Doc. 05–13797 Filed 7–12–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–08–P DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice 5102] Announcement of Meetings of the International Telecommunication Advisory Committee SUMMARY: The International Telecommunication Advisory Committee announces various meetings of the ITAC Study Groups for the remainder of the calendar year in preparation for technical and advisory group meetings of the International Telecommunication Union, Telecommunication Standardization Sector (ITU–T), and the OAS Inter American Telecommunication Commission (CITEL). Members of the public will be admitted to the extent that seating is available, and may join in the discussions, subject to the instructions of the Chair. The International Telecommunication Advisory Committee (ITAC) will meet to prepare for ITU–T Study Group 3, Charging and Accounting Principles, on Thursday, July 28; Wednesday, August 17; and August 24, 2005, both from 2– 4 p.m. in the Washington, DC metro area. Directions to the meeting location and conference bridge information (if any) may be obtained from Julian Minard: minardje@state.gov. The International Telecommunication Advisory Committee (ITAC) will meet to prepare for ITU–T Study Group 17, Security, by e-mail between July 29 and August 3 and between September 5 and 10, 2005. An additional SG17 preparatory meeting will be held in the Washington, DC area on Thursday August 11, 2005. Access to these meetings may be arranged by contacting Julian Minard at minardje@state.gov. The International Telecommunication Advisory Committee (ITAC) will meet to PO 00000 Frm 00108 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 prepare for the ITU–T Advisory Group on Thursday, September 8; Thursday September 29; and Thursday, October 13, 2005, all from 2–4 p.m. Access to these meetings may be arranged by contacting Julian Minard at minardje@state.gov. The International Telecommunication Advisory Committee (ITAC) will meet to prepare for the meeting of CITEL Permanent Consultative Committee I, Telecommunication Standardization, on Friday, July 29, from 9 a.m. –noon, and Tuesday, August 16, from 2–4 p.m. Access to these meetings may be arranged by contacting Julian Minard at minardje@state.gov. The International Telecommunication Advisory Committee (ITAC) will meet to prepare for the meeting of the CITEL Permanent Executive Committee (COM/ CITEL) on Wednesday, September 7; Wednesday, October 12; Wednesday, November 16; and Wednesday, November 30, all from 2–4 p.m. Access to these meetings may be arranged by contacting Julian Minard at minardje@state.gov. Dated: July 6, 2005. Anne Jillson, Foreign Affairs Officer, International Communications & Information Policy, Department of State. [FR Doc. 05–13789 Filed 7–12–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–07–P DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice 5101] U.S. Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy; Notice of Meeting The U.S. Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy will hold a meeting at the U.S. Department of State at 2201 C Street, NW., Washington, DC on July 21, 2005 at 10 a.m to 11 a.m. The Commissioners will discuss public diplomacy issues with senior officials of the department. The Commission was reauthorized pursuant to Pub. L. 106–113 (H.R. 3194, Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2000). The U.S. Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy is a bipartisan Presidentially appointed panel created by Congress in 1948 to provide oversight of U.S. Government activities intended to understand, inform and influence foreign publics. The Commission reports its findings and recommendations to the President, the Congress and the Secretary of State and the American people. Current Commission members include Barbara M. Barrett of Arizona, who is the Chairman; Harold Pachios of Maine; E:\FR\FM\13JYN1.SGM 13JYN1 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 133 / Wednesday, July 13, 2005 / Notices Ambassador Penne Percy Korth of Washington, DC; Ambassador Elizabeth Bagley of Washington, DC; Charles ‘‘Tre’’ Evers of Florida; Jay T. Snyder of New York; and Maria Sophia Aguirre of Washington, DC. For more information, please contact Athena Katsoulos at (202) 203–7880. Dated: July 6, 2005. Athena Katsoulos, Executive Director, Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy, Department of State. [FR Doc. 05–13788 Filed 7–12–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–11–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Office of the Secretary Aviation Proceedings, Agreements Filed the Week Ending June 24, 2005 The following Agreements were filed with the Department of Transportation under the provisions of 49 U.S.C. 412 and 414. Answers may be filed within 21 days after the filing of the application. Docket Number: OST–2005–21689. Date Filed: June 22, 2005. Parties: Members of the International Air Transport Association. Subject: Passenger Agency Conference held in Singapore on 07–09 June 2005. Adopted Resolutions for Expedited Implementation. Intended effective date: 1 August 2005. Andrea M. Jenkins, Program Manager, Docket Operations, Federal Register Liaison. [FR Doc. 05–13786 Filed 7–12–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–62–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Aviation Administration Change Notice for RTCA Program Management Committee Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT. ACTION: Notice of RTCA Program Management Committee meeting. AGENCY: The FAA is issuing this notice to advise the public of a meeting of the RTCA Program Management Committee. DATES: The meeting will be held August 3, 2005 starting at 9 a.m. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at RTCA, Inc., 1828 L Street, NW., Suite 805, Washington, DC 20036. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: RTCA Secretariat, 1828 L Street, NW., SUMMARY: VerDate jul<14>2003 17:40 Jul 12, 2005 Jkt 205001 Suite 850, Washington, DC 20036; telephone (202) 833–9339; fax (202) 833–9434; Web site http://www.rtca.org. Pursuant to section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92– 463, 5 U.S.C., Appendix 2), notice is hereby given for a Program Management Committee meeting. The revised agenda will include: • August 3: • Opening Session (Welcome and Introductory Remarks, Review/Approve Summary of Previous Meeting) • Publication Consideration/ Approval: • Final Draft, Revised DO–224A, Signal-in-Space Minimum Aviation System Performance Standards (MASPS) for Advanced VHF Digital Data Communications Including Compatibility and Digital Voice Techniques, RTCA Paper No. 114–05/ PMC–397, prepared by SC–172. • Final Draft, Revised DO–272, User Requirements for Aerodrome Mapping Information, RTCA Paper No. 129–05/ PMC–400, prepared by SC–193. • Final Draft, Revised DO–276, User Requirements for Terrain and Obstacle Data, RTCA Paper No. 130–05/PMC– 401, prepared by SC–193. • Discussion: • SC–205—Software Considerations in Airborne Systems and Equipment Certification. • Discuss/Approve revised Terms of Reference for additional work to modify RTCA DO–278—Guidelines for Communications, Navigation, Surveillance and Air Traffic Management Systems Software Integrity Assurance. • PMC Membership Review • Special Committee chairman’s Reports • Action Item Review: • Review Status—All open action items • Closing Session (Other Business, Document Production, Date and Place of Next Meeting, Adjourn) Attendance is open to the interested public but limited to space availability. With the approval of the chairmen, members of the public may present oral statements at the meeting. Persons wishing to present statements or obtain information should contact the person listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT Seciton. Members of the public may present a written statement to the committee at any time. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: PO 00000 Frm 00109 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 40415 Issued in Washington, DC, on July 8, 2005. Natalie Ogletree, FAA General Engineer, RTCA Advisory Committee. RTCA Program Management Committee Date: August 3, 2005. Time: 9 a.m. Place: RTCA, Inc., 1828 L Street, NW., Suite 805, Washington, DC 20036. Agenda 1. Welcome and Introductions 2. Review/Approve Summary of April 7, 2005 PMC Meeting 3. Publication Consideration/Approval A. Final Draft, Revised DO–224A, Signal-in-Space Minimum Aviation System Performance Standards (MASPS) for Advanced VHF Digital Data Communications Including Compatibility with Digital Voice Techniques, RTCA Paper No. 114– 05/PMC–397, prepared by SC–172. B. Final Draft, Revised DO–272, User Requirements for Aerodrome Mapping Information, RTCA Paper No. 129–05/PMC–400, prepared by SC–193. C. Final Draft, Revised DO–276, User Requirements for Terrain and Obstacle Data, RTCA Paper No. 130–05/PMC–401, prepared by SC– 193. 4. Discussion A. SC–205—Software Considerations in Airborne Systems and Equipment Certification. —Discuss/Approve revised Terms of Reference for additional work to modify RTCA DO–278—Guidelines for Communications, Navigation, Surveillance, and Air Traffic Management Systems Software Integrity Assurance. B. PMC Membership Review C. Special Committee Chairman’s Reports. 5. Action Item Review 6. Other Business 7. Document Production and PMC Meeting Schedule [FR Doc. 05–13764 Filed 7–12–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–13–M DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Aviation Administration RTCA Special Committee 172: Future Air-Ground Communications in the Very High Frequency (VHF) Aeronautical Data Band (118–137 MHz) Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT. ACTION: Notice of RTCA Special Committee 172 meeting. AGENCY: E:\FR\FM\13JYN1.SGM 13JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 133 (Wednesday, July 13, 2005)]
[Notices]
[Pages 40414-40415]
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[FR Doc No: 05-13788]


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DEPARTMENT OF STATE

[Public Notice 5101]


U.S. Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy; Notice of Meeting

    The U.S. Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy will hold a 
meeting at the U.S. Department of State at 2201 C Street, NW., 
Washington, DC on July 21, 2005 at 10 a.m to 11 a.m. The Commissioners 
will discuss public diplomacy issues with senior officials of the 
department.
    The Commission was reauthorized pursuant to Pub. L. 106-113 (H.R. 
3194, Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2000). The U.S. Advisory 
Commission on Public Diplomacy is a bipartisan Presidentially appointed 
panel created by Congress in 1948 to provide oversight of U.S. 
Government activities intended to understand, inform and influence 
foreign publics. The Commission reports its findings and 
recommendations to the President, the Congress and the Secretary of 
State and the American people. Current Commission members include 
Barbara M. Barrett of Arizona, who is the Chairman; Harold Pachios of 
Maine;

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Ambassador Penne Percy Korth of Washington, DC; Ambassador Elizabeth 
Bagley of Washington, DC; Charles ``Tre'' Evers of Florida; Jay T. 
Snyder of New York; and Maria Sophia Aguirre of Washington, DC.
    For more information, please contact Athena Katsoulos at (202) 203-
7880.

    Dated: July 6, 2005.
Athena Katsoulos,
Executive Director, Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy, Department 
of State.
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