Committee Management; Notice of Renewal, 77192-77193 [E5-8012]

Download as PDF wwhite on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES 77192 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 249 / Thursday, December 29, 2005 / Notices mammography quality standards. This schedule authorizes the agency to apply the proposed disposition instructions to any recordkeeping medium. 5. Department of Homeland Security, Transportation Security Administration (N1–560–04–9, 4 items, 4 temporary items). Records of the Office of Model Workplace Program. Included are such records as agendas, evaluations, and other materials for workshops and conferences, and mediation case files relating to non-EEO complaints. Also included are electronic copies of records created using electronic mail and word processing. 6. Department of Homeland Security, Transportation Security Administration (N1–560–05–1, 16 items, 11 temporary items). Records of the Office of Transportation Security Operations Center. Included are working copies of incident management guidance, documentation of training and analytical exercises, watch logs, and incident reports, voice and video recordings of a routine nature. Also included are electronic copies of records created using electronic mail and word processing. Proposed for permanent retention are recordkeeping copies of incident management plans, major incident reports, and voice and video recordings relating to an investigation or major incident. 7. Department of Homeland Security, Transportation Security Administration (N1–560–06–2, 6 items, 6 temporary items). Inputs, outputs, master files, system documentation, and electronic mail and word processing copies associated with an electronic information system used to schedule Federal air marshals on commercial airline flights. 8. Department of Homeland Security, Transportation Security Administration (N1–560–06–3, 6 items, 6 temporary items). Inputs, outputs, master files, system documentation, and electronic mail and word processing copies associated with an electronic information system used to maintain personnel data on Federal Air Marshal Service employees. 9. Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service (N1–563–04–6, 7 items, 4 temporary items). Inputs, outputs, and electronic mail and word processing copies associated with an electronic information system used to manage the applications of individuals seeking affirmative asylum in the United States. Proposed for permanent retention are the recordkeeping copies of the system master files and documentation. 10. Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:56 Dec 28, 2005 Jkt 208001 Service (N1–563–04–7, 7 items, 4 temporary items). Inputs, outputs, and electronic mail and word processing copies associated with an electronic information system used to manage the applications of individuals seeking defensive asylum in the United States. Proposed for permanent retention are the recordkeeping copies of the system master files and documentation. 11. Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Coast Guard (N1–26–05–7, 3 items, 3 temporary items). Law enforcement chronological files consisting of copies of outgoing correspondence, whale safety broadcasts, fishery management reports, and law enforcement taskings. Also included are electronic copies of records created using electronic mail and word processing. 12. Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Coast Guard (N1–26–05–13, 7 items, 7 temporary items). Records relating to the registration of undocumented vessels. Included are such records as registration applications and an associated electronic tracking system, annual State boating registration statistics, and pre-2001 bills of sale and an electronic tracking system for undocumented vessels in Alaska. Also included are electronic copies of records created using electronic mail and word processing. 13. Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Coast Guard (N1–26–05–17, 3 items, 3 temporary items). Shipping documents for sensitive conventional arms, ammunition, explosives, and classified items. Included are such records as shipping orders, bills of lading, and manifests. Also included are electronic copies of records created using electronic mail and word processing. 14. Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Coast Guard (N1–26–05–18, 3 items, 3 temporary items). Individual employee hazardous materials training records, including training dates and descriptions, test results, certifications of completion, and other related information. Also included are electronic copies of records created using electronic mail and word processing. 15. Small Business Administration, Agency-wide (N1–309–04–8, 5 items, 5 temporary items). Master files, outputs, documentation, and electronic mail and word processing copies associated with a web site used by businesses, Federal agencies, and others to post subcontracting opportunities, solicitations, and related notices. 16. Small Business Administration, Office of the Chief Financial Officer (N1–309–05–15, 4 items, 4 temporary items). Inputs, outputs, master files, and PO 00000 Frm 00075 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 documentation associated with an electronic information system used by the Denver Finance Center to reconcile and report cash activity. 17. James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation (N1–220–06–2, 6 items, 5 temporary items). Approved and unsuccessful fellowship applications, and related administrative files. Also included are electronic copies of records created using electronic mail and word processing. Proposed for permanent retention are recordkeeping copies of the records of the Board of Trustees, including meeting minutes, reports, briefing books, publications, and organization establishment records. Dated: December 21, 2005. Michael J. Kurtz, Assistant Archivist for Records Services— Washington, DC. [FR Doc. E5–7996 Filed 12–28–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7515–01–P NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE HUMANITIES Committee Management; Notice of Renewal The Chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities has determined that the renewal of the Humanities advisory panel is necessary and in the public interest in connection with the performance of duties imposed upon the Chairman, National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), by (Pub. L. 92–463) and section 10(a)(4) of the National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities Act of 1965, as amended (20 U.S.C. 959(a)(4)). This determination follows consultation with the Committee Management Secretariat, General Services Administration. Name of Committee: Humanities Panel. Purpose and Objective: For the purpose of advising the National Council on the Humanities and the Chairman of the NEH concerning policies, programs, and procedures of the Endowment. The Panel furthermore makes recommendations on applications for financial support presented to the National Endowment for the Humanities. Balanced Membership Plans: In order to ensure a thorough and expert review of proposals which require an in-depth knowledge on the part of panelists, the Endowment is concerned in the selection of panel members about their scholarly and intellectual qualities, and that panelists should represent a wide and balanced perspective which can E:\FR\FM\29DEN1.SGM 29DEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 249 / Thursday, December 29, 2005 / Notices best be achieved by the appointment of highly qualified individuals representing different segments of our society. By statute this panel is required to have broad geographic and culturally diverse representation Duration: Continuing. Responsible NEH Official: Mr. Michael P. McDonald, General Counsel, National Endowment for the Humanities, 1100 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Room 529, Washington, DC 20506, telephone (202) 606–8322. Dated: December 20, 2005. Michael P. McDonald, Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. E5–8012 Filed 12–28–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7536–01–P NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION Agency Information Collection Activities: Comment Request National Science Foundation. Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request. AGENCY: wwhite on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES ACTION: SUMMARY: The National Science Foundation (NSF) has submitted the following information collection requirements to OMB for review and clearance under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104– 13. Comments regarding (a) whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of burden including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information to be collected; (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology should be addressed to: Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs of OMB, Attention: Desk Officer for National Science Foundation, 725 17th Street, NW., Room 10235, Washington, DC 20503, and to Suzanne H. Plimpton, Reports Clearance Officer, National Science Foundation, 4201 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 295, Arlington, Virginia 22230 or send e-mail to splimpto@nsf.gov. Comments regarding these information collections are best assured of having their full effect if received within 30 days of this notification. Copies of the submission(s) may be obtained by calling 703–292– 7556. VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:56 Dec 28, 2005 Jkt 208001 NSF may not conduct or sponsor a collection of information unless the collection of information displays a currently valid OMB control number and the agency informs potential persons who are to respond to the collection of information that such persons are not required to respond to the collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Survey of Doctorate Recipients. OMB Control Number: 2145–0020. Summary of Collection: The National Opinion Research Center (NORC) will conduct this study for NSF in 2006. The National Research Council (NRC) conducted the survey from 1973 through 1995, the National Opinion Research Center (NORC) conducted the 1997 and 2003 surveys, and the Bureau of the Census conducted the 1999 and 2001 surveys. Data collection will begin in April 2006 using a mail questionnaire, computer assisted telephone interviewing and web survey. The survey will be collected in conformance with the Privacy Act of 1974 and the individual’s response to the survey is voluntary. The first Federal Register notice for this survey was 70 FR 49320, published August 23, 2005, and one comment was received. Comment: On August 23, 2005, NSF published in the Federal Register (70 FR 49320) a 60-day notice of its intent to request reinstatement of this information collection authority from OMB. In that notice, NSF solicited public comments for 60 days ending October 24, 2005. One comment was received from the public notice. The comment came from B. Sachau of Floram Park, NJ, via e-mail on August 23, 2005. Ms. Sachau objected to the information collection. Ms. Sachau had no specific suggestions for altering the data collection plans other than to discontinue them entirely. Response: NSF responded to Ms. Sachau on November 22, 2005, describing the program, and addressing the frequency and the cost issues raised by Ms. Sachau. NSF believes that because the comment does not pertain to the collection of information on the required forms for which NSF is seeking OMB approval, NSF is proceeding with the clearance request. Need and Use of the Information: The purpose of this longitudinal study is to provide national estimates of the doctorate level science and engineering workforce and changes in employment, education and demographic characteristics. The study is one of the three components of the Scientists and PO 00000 Frm 00076 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 77193 Engineers Statistical Data System (SESTAT). NSF uses this information to prepare Congressionally mandated reports such as Science and Engineering Indicators and Women, Minorities and Persons with Disabilities in Science and Engineering. A public release file of collected data, edited to protect respondent confidentiality, will be made available to researchers on CD– ROM and on the World Wide Web. Description of Respondents: Individuals. Number of Respondents: 34,400. Frequency of Responses: Biennial reporting. Total Burden Hours: 15,229. Title: National Survey of Recent College Graduates. OMB Control Number: 3145–0077. Summary of Collection: The Bureau of the Census will conduct the study for NSF in the 2006 survey cycle. Mathematics Policy Research conducted the 2003 Survey and Westat Inc. conducted the surveys in 1995, 1997, 1999 and 2001. Data collection will begin in April 2006 using mail questionnaire, computer assisted telephone interviewing and web survey. The survey will be collected in conformance with the Privacy Act of 1974 and the individual responses to the survey are voluntary. The first Federal Register notice for this survey was 70 FR 49321, published August 23, 2005, and one comment was received. Comment: On August 23, 2005, NSF published in the Federal Register (70 FR 49321) a 60-day notice of its intent to request reinstatement of this information collection authority from OMB. In that notice, NSF solicited public comments for 60 days ending October 24, 2005. One comment was received from the public notice. The comment came from B. Sachau of Floram Park, NJ, via e-mail on August 23, 2005. Ms. Sachau objected to the information collection. Ms. Sachau had no specific suggestions for altering the data collection plans other than to discontinue them entirely. Response: NSF responded to Ms. Sachau on November 22, 2005, describing the program, and addressing the frequency and the cost issues raised by Ms. Sachau. NSF believes that because the comment does not pertain to the collection of information on the required forms for which NSF is seeking OMB approval, NSF is proceeding with the clearance request. Need and Use of the Information: The purpose of this study is to provide cross sectional and longitudinal estimates of recent science and engineering graduates to use in preparing national estimates of the Nation’s science and E:\FR\FM\29DEN1.SGM 29DEN1

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NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE HUMANITIES


Committee Management; Notice of Renewal

    The Chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities has 
determined that the renewal of the Humanities advisory panel is 
necessary and in the public interest in connection with the performance 
of duties imposed upon the Chairman, National Endowment for the 
Humanities (NEH), by (Pub. L. 92-463) and section 10(a)(4) of the 
National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities Act of 1965, as 
amended (20 U.S.C. 959(a)(4)). This determination follows consultation 
with the Committee Management Secretariat, General Services 
Administration.
    Name of Committee: Humanities Panel.
    Purpose and Objective: For the purpose of advising the National 
Council on the Humanities and the Chairman of the NEH concerning 
policies, programs, and procedures of the Endowment. The Panel 
furthermore makes recommendations on applications for financial support 
presented to the National Endowment for the Humanities.
    Balanced Membership Plans: In order to ensure a thorough and expert 
review of proposals which require an in-depth knowledge on the part of 
panelists, the Endowment is concerned in the selection of panel members 
about their scholarly and intellectual qualities, and that panelists 
should represent a wide and balanced perspective which can

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best be achieved by the appointment of highly qualified individuals 
representing different segments of our society. By statute this panel 
is required to have broad geographic and culturally diverse 
representation
    Duration: Continuing.
    Responsible NEH Official: Mr. Michael P. McDonald, General Counsel, 
National Endowment for the Humanities, 1100 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, 
Room 529, Washington, DC 20506, telephone (202) 606-8322.

    Dated: December 20, 2005.
Michael P. McDonald,
Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. E5-8012 Filed 12-28-05; 8:45 am]
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