Proposed Bulletin for Good Guidance Practices, 372-373 [06-32]

Download as PDF 372 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 2 / Wednesday, January 4, 2006 / Notices Room: 415. Program: This meeting will review applications for Humanities Projects in Media, submitted to the Division of Public Programs at the November 3, 2005 deadline. 13. Date: January 30, 2006. Time: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Room: 315. Program: This meeting will review applications for Collaborative Research in Archaeology, submitted to the Division of Research Programs at the November 1, 2005 deadline. 14. Date: January 31, 2006. Time: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Room: LJ 113—Library of Congress. Program: This meeting will review applications for Kluge Fellowships, submitted to the Division of Research Programs at the August 15, 2005 deadline. 15. Date: January 31, 2006. Time: 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Room: 420. Program: This meeting will review applications for Art Museums and Other Cultural Organizations, submitted to the Office of Challenge Grants at the November 1, 2005 deadline. Resources, Inc. (Crownpoint, New Mexico) Petition for Review of LBP– 05–17 (Groundwater Issues) (Tentative). 2 p.m. Meeting with Advisory Committee on Nuclear Waste (ACNW) (Public Meeting) (Contact: John Larkins, 301–415–7360). This meeting will be webcast live at the Web address—https://www.nrc.gov. Thursday, January 12 2006 9:30 a.m. Discussion of Security Issues (Closed—Ex. 2 & 3). Week of January 16, 2006—Tentative Tuesday, January 17, 2006 1:30 p.m. Discussion of Security Issues (Closed—Ex. 1 & 3). Week of January 23, 2006—Tentative There are no meetings scheduled for the Week of January 23, 2006. Week of January 30, 2006—Tentative Tuesday, January 31, 2006 9:30 a.m. Briefing on Strategic Workforce Planning and Human Capital Initiatives (Closed—Ex. 2). Michael McDonald, Advisory Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. E5–8279 Filed 1–3–06; 8:45 am] Wednesday, February 1, 2006 BILLING CODE 7536–01–P Week of February 6, 2006—Tentative 9:30 a.m. Discussion of Security Issues (Closed—Ex. 1 & 3). Monday, February 6, 2006 NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION Sunshine Federal Register Notice AGENCY HOLDING THE MEETINGS: Nuclear Regulatory Commission. DATES: Weeks January 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, February 6, 2006. PLACE: Commissioners’ Conference Room, 11555 Rockville Pike, Rockville, Maryland. STATUS: Public and Closed MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: Week of January 2, 2006 There are no meetings scheduled for the Week of January 2, 2006. wwhite on PROD1PC61 with NOTICES Week of January 9, 2006 Tuesday, January 10, 2006 9:30 a.m. Briefing on International Research and Bilateral Agreements (Public Meeting). (Contact: Roman Shaffer, 301–415–7605). This meeting will be webcast live at the Web address—https://www.nrc.gov. Wednesday, January 11, 2006 1:55 p.m Affirmation Session (Public Meeting) (Tentative). a. Hydro VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:18 Jan 03, 2006 Jkt 208001 9:30 a.m. Briefing on Materials Degradation Issues and Fuel Reliability (Public Meeting). (Contact: Jennifer Uhle, 301–415–6200). This meeting will be webcast live at the Web address—https://www.nrc.gov. Wednesday, February 8, 2006 9:30 a.m. Briefing on Office of Nuclear Materials Safety and Safeguards (NMSS). Programs, Performance, and Plans—Materials Safety (Public Meeting). (Contact: Teresa Mixon, 301–415–7474). This meeting will be webcast live at the Web address—https://www.nrc.gov. 1:30 p.m. Briefing on Office of Research (RES) Programs, Performance and Plans (Public Meeting) (Contact: Gene Carpenter, 301–415–7333). This meeting will be webcast live at the Web address—https://www.nrc.gov. *The schedule for Commission meetings is subject to change on short notice. To verify the status of meetings call (recording)—(301) 415–1292. Contact person for more information: Michelle Schroll, (301) 415–1662. * * * * * PO 00000 Frm 00048 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 The NRC Commission Meeting Schedule can be found on the Internet at: https://www.nrc.gov/what-we-do/ policy-making/schedule.html. * * * * * The NRC provides reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities where appropriate. If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in these public meetings, or need this meeting notice or the transcript or other information from the public meetings in another format (e.g. Braille, large print), please notify the NRC’s Disability Program Coordinator, August Spector, at 301–415–7080, TDD: 301–415–2100, or by e-mail at aks@nrc.gov. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis. * * * * * This notice is distribute by mail to several hundred subscribers; if you no longer wish to receive it, or would like to be added to the distribution, please contact the Office of the Secretary, Washington, DC 20555 (301–415–1969). In addition, distribution of this meeting notice over the Internet system is available. If you are interested in receiving this Commission meeting schedule electronically, please send an electronic message to dkw@nrc.gov. Dated: December 29, 2005. R. Michelle Schroll, Office of the Secretary. [FR Doc. 05–24704 Filed 12–30–05; 12:42 pm] BILLING CODE 7590–01–M OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET Proposed Bulletin for Good Guidance Practices Office of Management and Budget. ACTION: Notice of proposed guidelines and request for comments. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) is extending the comment period regarding its draft Bulletin for Good Guidance Practices from December 2, 2005, to January 9, 2006. This Bulletin is intended to increase the quality and transparency of agency guidance practices and the guidance documents produced through them. DATES: Written comments regarding OMB’s Proposed Bulletin for Good Guidance Practices are due by January 9, 2006. ADDRESSES: Due to potential delays in OMB’s receipt and processing of mail, E:\FR\FM\04JAN1.SGM 04JAN1 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 2 / Wednesday, January 4, 2006 / Notices respondents are strongly encouraged to submit comments electronically to ensure timely receipt. We cannot guarantee that comments mailed will be received before the comment closing date. Electronic comments may be submitted to: OMB_GGP@omb.eop.gov. Please put the full body of your comments in the text of the electronic message and as an attachment. Please include your name, title, organization, postal address, telephone number, and e-mail address in the text of the message. Comments also may be submitted via facsimile to (202) 395– 7245. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Lisa Jones, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, 725 17th Street, NW., New Executive Office Building, Room 9013, Washington, DC 20503. Telephone (202) 395–5897. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: OMB is seeking comments on its Proposed Bulletin for Good Guidance Practices by January 9, 2006. The draft Bulletin for Good Guidance Practices is posted on OMB’s Web site, https:// www.whitehouse.gov/omb/inforeg/ regpol.html. This draft Bulletin provides a definition of guidance; describes the legal effect of guidance documents establishes practices for developing guidance documents and receiving public input; and establishes ways for making guidance documents available to the public. Dated: December 19, 2005. John D. Graham, Administrator, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs. [FR Doc. 06–32 Filed 1–3–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3110–01–M RAILROAD RETIREMENT BOARD wwhite on PROD1PC61 with NOTICES Notification of Meeting The Railroad Retirement board heredby gives notice that the Board will meet at 9 a.m., December 29, 2005, in the Board Room on the 8th floor of the agency’s headquarters building located at 844 N. Rush Street, Chicago, Illinois. A majority of the Board, by recorded vote, has determined that agency business requires the scheduling of this meeting with less than one week notice. The subject to be addressed at this meeting is a discussion of issues relating to the pending procurement, the section of a contractor and the request for dunding approval to implement Phase I of the Field Office Study. The entire meeting will be closed to the public. The person to contact for VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:14 Jan 03, 2006 Jkt 205001 more information is Beatrice Ezerski, Secretary to the Board, Phone No. 312– 751–4920. Dated: December 28, 2005. Beatrice Ezerski, Secretary to the Board. [FR Doc. 06–14 Filed 1–3–06; 8:45 am] 373 9303. Applicants: (1) Greenhouse: Greenhouse Associates, LLC, c/o Dudley & Shanley, LLC, 130 Maple Avenue, Suite EB–2, Red Bank, NJ 07701–1735; (2) Superior: Superior Partners, LP, c/o Dudley & Shanley, LLC, 130 Maple Avenue, Suite EB–2, Red Bank, NJ 07701–1735. BILLING CODE 7901–05–M SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION [Release No. IA–2469/803–181] FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jamey Basham, Branch Chief, Division of Investment Management, Office of Investment Adviser Regulation, at (202) 551–6787. The following is a summary of the application. The complete application may be obtained for a fee at the SEC’s Public Reference Branch. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Greenhouse Associates, LLC and Superior Partners, LP; Notice of Application December 28, 2005. Securities and Exchange Commission (‘‘SEC’’). ACTION: Notice of Application for Exemption under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 (‘‘Advisers Act’’ or ‘‘Act’’). AGENCY: Greenhouse Associates, LLC (‘‘Greenhouse’’) and Superior Partners LP (‘‘Superior’’) (collectively, ‘‘Applicants’’). RELEVANT ADVISERS ACT SECTIONS: Exemption requested under section 205(e) of the Advisers Act from section 205(a)(1) of that Act. SUMMARY OF APPLICATION: Applicants request an order under section 205(e) of the Advisers Act to permit registered investment advisers to charge each of the Applicants performance-based advisory fees notwithstanding the prohibition set forth in section 205(a)(1) of the Act. FILING DATES: The application was filed on February 16, 2005, and amended on December 8, 2005. HEARING OR NOTIFICATION OF HEARING: An order granting the application will be issued unless the SEC orders a hearing. Interested persons may request a hearing by writing to the SEC’s Secretary and serving each of the Applicants with a copy of the request, either personally or by mail. Hearing requests should be received by the SEC by 5:30 p.m., on January 20, 2006, and should be accompanied by proof of service on each of the Applicants, in the form of an affidavit or, for lawyers, a certificate of service. Hearing requests should state the nature of the writer’s interest, the reason for the request, and the issues contested. Persons may request notification of a hearing by writing to the SEC’s Secretary. ADDRESSES: SEC: Secretary, Securities and Exchange Commission, 100 F Street, NE., Washington, DC 20549– APPLICANT: PO 00000 Frm 00049 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Applicants’ Representations 1. Greenhouse is a Delaware limited liability company operating as a private investment company exempt from registration under section 3(c)(1) of the Investment Company Act of 1940 (‘‘Investment Company Act’’).1 Greenhouse represents that it serves in essence as a family investment vehicle to manage, facilitate, and simplify the investments of family members and their trusts and custodial arrangements. The twelve current members of Greenhouse (‘‘Current Greenhouse Members’’) are (i) Henry C. Dudley (‘‘Mr. Dudley’’); (ii) Mr. Dudley’s mother and two sisters; (iii) a trust for the benefit of Mr. Dudley’s mother; (iv) six custodial arrangements (under the Uniform Transfers to Minors Act) for the exclusive benefit of one or more of the lineal descendants of Mr. Dudley or his sisters; and (v) Frank E. Shanley (‘‘Mr. Shanley’’). Greenhouse represents that it may admit new members in the future, but that future members (‘‘Future Greenhouse Members’’) will be limited to (a) lineal descendants of Mr. Dudley’s mother (including Mr. Dudley and his two sisters) and spouses of such descendents; (b) lineal descendants of Mr. Shanley and spouses of such descendents; (c) trusts and custodial arrangements exclusively for the benefit of family members described in (a) and (b); (d) partnerships or other entities owned exclusively by family members described in (a) and (b) or the entities described in (c); and (v) charitable foundations and organizations controlled exclusively by family 1 15 U.S.C. 80a–3(c)(1). Section 3(c)(1) generally excepts from the definition of investment company under the Investment Company Act any issuer whose outstanding securities are beneficially owned by not more than 100 persons and which is not making, and does not presently propose to make, a public offering of its securities. 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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 2 (Wednesday, January 4, 2006)]
[Notices]
[Pages 372-373]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 06-32]


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OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET


Proposed Bulletin for Good Guidance Practices

AGENCY: Office of Management and Budget.

ACTION:  Notice of proposed guidelines and request for comments.

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SUMMARY: The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) is extending the 
comment period regarding its draft Bulletin for Good Guidance Practices 
from December 2, 2005, to January 9, 2006. This Bulletin is intended to 
increase the quality and transparency of agency guidance practices and 
the guidance documents produced through them.

DATES: Written comments regarding OMB's Proposed Bulletin for Good 
Guidance Practices are due by January 9, 2006.

ADDRESSES: Due to potential delays in OMB's receipt and processing of 
mail,

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respondents are strongly encouraged to submit comments electronically 
to ensure timely receipt. We cannot guarantee that comments mailed will 
be received before the comment closing date. Electronic comments may be 
submitted to: OMB--GGP@omb.eop.gov. Please put the full body of your 
comments in the text of the electronic message and as an attachment. 
Please include your name, title, organization, postal address, 
telephone number, and e-mail address in the text of the message. 
Comments also may be submitted via facsimile to (202) 395-7245.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Lisa Jones, Office of Information and 
Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, 725 17th Street, 
NW., New Executive Office Building, Room 9013, Washington, DC 20503. 
Telephone (202) 395-5897.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: OMB is seeking comments on its Proposed 
Bulletin for Good Guidance Practices by January 9, 2006. The draft 
Bulletin for Good Guidance Practices is posted on OMB's Web site, 
https://www.whitehouse.gov/omb/inforeg/regpol.html. This draft Bulletin 
provides a definition of guidance; describes the legal effect of 
guidance documents establishes practices for developing guidance 
documents and receiving public input; and establishes ways for making 
guidance documents available to the public.

    Dated: December 19, 2005.
John D. Graham,
Administrator, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs.
[FR Doc. 06-32 Filed 1-3-06; 8:45 am]
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