The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.; Notice of Filing, 1418-1419 [E6-49]

Download as PDF 1418 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 5 / Monday, January 9, 2006 / Notices Applications and Reports. On January 24, at 9 a.m., the Board will review the activities of the previous day and the present day’s agenda. Starting at 9:15 a.m., the Board will discuss and take action on the Peer Review Policies and Procedures. From 9:45 to 10:30 a.m., the Board will hear from Michael Casserly on Research Evidence Needed by Practitioners and Policy Makers. At 10:45 a.m., the Board will hear from Drs. Arden Bement and Duane Alexander on the research agendas of the National Science Foundation and National Institutes of Health as they relate to education, and at 12:30 p.m., the Board will consider the implications of the day’s presentations. At 1:15 p.m., the Board will consider its priorities and activities for 2006. Adjournment is scheduled for 2 p.m. The next meeting of the Board is scheduled for May 8 and 9, 2006. Records will be kept of all Board proceedings and will be available for public inspection at the office of the National Board for Education Sciences, 555 New Jersey Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20208. Dated: January 3, 2006. Grover J. Whitehurst, Director, Institute of Education Sciences. [FR Doc. 06–166 Filed 1–6–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4000–01–M DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission protestants parties to the proceeding. Any person wishing to become a party must file a notice of intervention or motion to intervene, as appropriate. Such notices, motions, or protests must be filed on or before the date as indicated below. Anyone filing an intervention or protest must serve a copy of that document on the Applicant. Anyone filing an intervention or protest on or before the intervention or protest date need not serve motions to intervene or protests on persons other than the Applicant. The Commission encourages electronic submission of protests and interventions in lieu of paper using the ‘‘eFiling’’ link at http://www.ferc.gov. Persons unable to file electronically should submit an original and 14 copies of the protest or intervention to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street, NE., Washington, DC 20426. This filing is accessible on-line at http://www.ferc.gov, using the ‘‘eLibrary’’ link and is available for review in the Commission’s Public Reference Room in Washington, DC. There is an ‘‘eSubscription’’ link on the Web site that enables subscribers to receive e-mail notification when a document is added to a subscribed docket(s). For assistance with any FERC Online service, please e-mail FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov, or call (866) 208–3676 (toll free). For TTY, call (202) 502–8659. Comment Date: January 19, 2006. Magalie R. Salas, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–53 Filed 1–6–06; 8:45 am] [Docket No. PR06–8–000] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P December 29, 2005. cprice-sewell on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES Dow Intrastate Gas Company; Notice of Petition for Rate Approval DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Take notice that on December 15, 2005, Dow Intrastate Gas Company (DIGCO) filed a petition for rate approval pursuant to § 284.123(b)(2) of the Commission’s regulations. DIGCO states that it proposes a maximum interruptible rate of $0.0388 per MMBtu, plus a 0.004 percent in-kind fuel reimbursement for the transportation of natural gas under section 311(a)(2) of the Natural Gas Policy Act of 1978. Any person desiring to participate in this rate proceeding must file a motion to intervene or to protest this filing must file in accordance with Rules 211 and 214 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (18 CFR 385.211 and 385.214). Protests will be considered by the Commission in determining the appropriate action to be taken, but will not serve to make VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:31 Jan 06, 2006 Jkt 208001 Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. PR06–7–000] ETC Katy Pipeline, Ltd.; Notice of Petition for Rate Approval Any person desiring to participate in this rate proceeding must file a motion to intervene or to protest this filing must file in accordance with Rules 211 and 214 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (18 CFR 385.211 and 385.214). Protests will be considered by the Commission in determining the appropriate action to be taken, but will not serve to make protestants parties to the proceeding. Any person wishing to become a party must file a notice of intervention or motion to intervene, as appropriate. Such notices, motions, or protests must be filed on or before the date as indicated below. Anyone filing an intervention or protest must serve a copy of that document on the Applicant. Anyone filing an intervention or protest on or before the intervention or protest date need not serve motions to intervene or protests on persons other than the Applicant. The Commission encourages electronic submission of protests and interventions in lieu of paper using the ‘‘eFiling’’ link at http://www.ferc.gov. Persons unable to file electronically should submit an original and 14 copies of the protest or intervention to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street, NE., Washington, DC 20426. This filing is accessible on-line at http://www.ferc.gov, using the ‘‘eLibrary’’ link and is available for review in the Commission’s Public Reference Room in Washington, DC. There is an ‘‘eSubscription’’ link on the Web site that enables subscribers to receive e-mail notification when a document is added to a subscribed docket(s). For assistance with any FERC Online service, please e-mail FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov, or call (866) 208–3676 (toll free). For TTY, call (202) 502–8659. Comment Date: January 19, 2006. Magalie R. Salas, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–52 Filed 1–6–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P December 29, 2005. Take notice that on December 8, 2005, ETC Katy Pipeline, Ltd. (ETC) filed, pursuant to section 284.123(b)(1)(i)(A) of the Commission’s regulations, an election to use rates contained in its effective State of Texas transportation rate schedule for comparable services under subpart C of part 284 of the Commission’s regulations. ETC states that this rate will be applicable to the firm and interruptible transportation of natural gas under section 311(a)(2) of the Natural Gas Policy Act of 1978. PO 00000 Frm 00013 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. EL06–27–000] The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.; Notice of Filing December 20, 2005. Take notice that on December 12, 2005, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (GS Group) tendered for filing a Petition E:\FR\FM\09JAN1.SGM 09JAN1 cprice-sewell on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 5 / Monday, January 9, 2006 / Notices for Declaratory Order stating that section 203 of the Federal Power Act, as amended, will not apply to certain acquisitions of utility and holding company securities. GS Group further states that accompanying this filing is an Application for Blanket Authorization to Acquire Utility and/or Holding Company Securities, pursuant to, amended section 203(a)(2) of the Federal Power Act, but that the Commission need not act on this latter Application if the Commission grants the declaratory relief. Any person desiring to intervene or to protest this filing must file in accordance with Rules 211 and 214 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (18 CFR 385.211, 385.214). Protests will be considered by the Commission in determining the appropriate action to be taken, but will not serve to make protestants parties to the proceeding. Any person wishing to become a party must file a notice of intervention or motion to intervene, as appropriate. Such notices, motions, or protests must be filed on or before the comment date. Anyone filing a motion to intervene or protest must serve a copy of that document on the Applicant and all the parties in this proceeding. The Commission encourages electronic submission of protests and interventions in lieu of paper using the ‘‘eFiling’’ link at http://www.ferc.gov. Persons unable to file electronically should submit an original and 14 copies of the protest or intervention to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street, NE., Washington, DC 20426. This filing is accessible on-line at http://www.ferc.gov, using the ‘‘eLibrary’’ link and is available for review in the Commission’s Public Reference Room in Washington, DC. There is an ‘‘eSubscription’’ link on the Web site that enables subscribers to receive e-mail notification when a document is added to a subscribed docket(s). For assistance with any FERC Online service, please e-mail FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov, or call (866) 208–3676 (toll free). For TTY, call (202) 502–8659. Comment Date: 5 pm Eastern Time on January 11, 2006. Magalie R. Salas, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–49 Filed 1–6–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:31 Jan 06, 2006 Jkt 208001 DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. RP06–152–000] Natural Gas Pipeline Company of America; Notice of Petition for Waiver and Request for Expedited Action December 29, 2005. Take notice that on December 23, 2005, Natural Gas Pipeline Company of America (Natural), pursuant to Rule 207 of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure, submitted a petition for waiver of tariff and request for expedited action to waive certain secondary point rights provisions set forth in section 5.5 of its General Terms and Conditions. Natural makes this request to provide shippers with added flexibility in responding to capacity constraints on Natural’s Gulf Coast Line brought on by system testing and maintenance. Natural requests that the Commission grant this petition by January 20, 2006, so that shippers can utilize the waiver to set up February business, thereby mitigating the impact of the capacity reductions. Any person desiring to intervene or to protest this filing must file in accordance with Rules 211 and 214 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (18 CFR 385.211 and 385.214). Protests will be considered by the Commission in determining the appropriate action to be taken, but will not serve to make protestants parties to the proceeding. Any person wishing to become a party must file a notice of intervention or motion to intervene, as appropriate. Such notices, motions, or protests must be filed in accordance with the provisions of Section 154.210 of the Commission’s regulations (18 CFR 154.210). Anyone filing an intervention or protest must serve a copy of that document on the Applicant. Anyone filing an intervention or protest on or before the intervention or protest date need not serve motions to intervene or protests on persons other than the Applicant. The Commission encourages electronic submission of protests and interventions in lieu of paper using the ‘‘eFiling’’ link at http://www.ferc.gov. Persons unable to file electronically should submit an original and 14 copies of the protest or intervention to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street, NE., Washington, DC 20426. This filing is accessible on-line at http://www.ferc.gov, using the ‘‘eLibrary’’ link and is available for PO 00000 Frm 00014 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 1419 review in the Commission’s Public Reference Room in Washington, DC. There is an ‘‘eSubscription’’ link on the Web site that enables subscribers to receive e-mail notification when a document is added to a subscribed docket(s). For assistance with any FERC Online service, please e-mail FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov, or call (866) 208–3676 (toll free). For TTY, call (202) 502–8659. Magalie R. Salas, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–50 Filed 1–6–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket Nos. CP06–42–000, CP06–43–000] Northern Natural Gas Company, Targa Texas Field Services LP; Notice of Application and Petition for a Declaratory Order December 29, 2005. Take notice that on December 27, 2005, Northern Natural Gas Company (Northern), 1111 South 103rd Street, Omaha, Nebraska 68124, filed in Docket No. CP06–42–000 an application pursuant to section 7(b) of the Natural Gas Act and part 157 of the Commission’s Regulations, for permission and approval to abandon by sale various natural gas pipeline facilities located in various Texas counties to Targa Texas Field Services LP (Targa), 1000 Louisiana Street, Suite 4700, Houston, Texas 77002. On December 23, 2005, Targa filed in Docket No. CP06–43–000 a petition for a declaratory order with the Commission disclaiming jurisdiction for the facilities it intends to purchase from Northern. Northern’s and Targa’s applications are on file with the Commission and open to public inspection. These filings may also be viewed on the Commission’s Web site at http://www.ferc.gov using the ‘‘eLibrary’’ link, select ‘‘Docket #’’ and follow the instructions (call 202–502– 8222 or for TTY, 202–502–8659). Northern proposes to abandon by sale to Targa approximately 101 miles of 16–, 10–, 8–, and 4-inch diameter pipeline, including all delivery and receipt points and appurtenant facilities in Schleicher, Irion, Reagan, Glasscock, and Midland Counties, Texas, for a price of $3,000,000 pursuant to their October 31, 2005, sales agreement. Concurrently, Targa petitions for a declaratory order disclaiming the E:\FR\FM\09JAN1.SGM 09JAN1

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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 5 (Monday, January 9, 2006)]
[Notices]
[Pages 1418-1419]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E6-49]


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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Docket No. EL06-27-000]


The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.; Notice of Filing

December 20, 2005.
    Take notice that on December 12, 2005, The Goldman Sachs Group, 
Inc. (GS Group) tendered for filing a Petition

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for Declaratory Order stating that section 203 of the Federal Power 
Act, as amended, will not apply to certain acquisitions of utility and 
holding company securities. GS Group further states that accompanying 
this filing is an Application for Blanket Authorization to Acquire 
Utility and/or Holding Company Securities, pursuant to, amended section 
203(a)(2) of the Federal Power Act, but that the Commission need not 
act on this latter Application if the Commission grants the declaratory 
relief.
    Any person desiring to intervene or to protest this filing must 
file in accordance with Rules 211 and 214 of the Commission's Rules of 
Practice and Procedure (18 CFR 385.211, 385.214). Protests will be 
considered by the Commission in determining the appropriate action to 
be taken, but will not serve to make protestants parties to the 
proceeding. Any person wishing to become a party must file a notice of 
intervention or motion to intervene, as appropriate. Such notices, 
motions, or protests must be filed on or before the comment date. 
Anyone filing a motion to intervene or protest must serve a copy of 
that document on the Applicant and all the parties in this proceeding.
    The Commission encourages electronic submission of protests and 
interventions in lieu of paper using the ``eFiling'' link at http://
www.ferc.gov. Persons unable to file electronically should submit an 
original and 14 copies of the protest or intervention to the Federal 
Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street, NE., Washington, DC 
20426.
    This filing is accessible on-line at http://www.ferc.gov, using the 
``eLibrary'' link and is available for review in the Commission's 
Public Reference Room in Washington, DC. There is an ``eSubscription'' 
link on the Web site that enables subscribers to receive e-mail 
notification when a document is added to a subscribed docket(s). For 
assistance with any FERC Online service, please e-mail 
FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov, or call (866) 208-3676 (toll free). For 
TTY, call (202) 502-8659.
    Comment Date: 5 pm Eastern Time on January 11, 2006.

Magalie R. Salas,
Secretary.
 [FR Doc. E6-49 Filed 1-6-06; 8:45 am]
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