Sunshine Act Meetings, 10719-10720 [06-1990]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 41 / Thursday, March 2, 2006 / Notices Dated at Arlington, Virginia, this 24th day of February, 2006. David L. Meyer, Director, Office of Administration and Management. [FR Doc. E6–2981 Filed 3–1–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–43–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Mine Safety and Health Administration Proposed Information Collection Request Submitted for Public Comment and Recommendations; Safety Standards for Roof Bolts in Metal and Nonmetal Mines and Underground Coal Mines wwhite on PROD1PC61 with NOTICES ACTION: SUMMARY: The Department of Labor, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden conducts a pre-clearance consultation program to provide the general public and Federal agencies with an opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing collections of information in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA95) [44 U.S.C. 3506 (c)(2)(A)]. This program helps to ensure that requested data can be provided in the desired format, reporting burden (time and financial resources) is minimized, collection instruments are clearly understood, and the impact of collection requirements on respondents can be properly assessed. Currently, the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) is soliciting comments concerning the extension of the information collection related to the 30 CFR 56.3203(a), 57.3203(a), and 75.204(a); Safety Standards for Roof Bolts in Metal and Nonmetal Mines and Underground Coal Mines. DATES: Submit comments on or before May 1, 2006. ADDRESSES: Send comments to U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration, John Rowlett, Director, Management Services Division, 1100 Wilson Boulevard, Room 2134, Arlington, VA 22209–3939. Commenters are encouraged to send their comments on a computer disk, or via Internet E-mail to Rowlett.John@dol.gov, along with an original printed copy. Mr. Rowlett can be reached at (202) 693–9827 (voice), or (202) 693–9801 (facsimile). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: The employee listed in the ADDRESSES section of this notice. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 17:54 Mar 01, 2006 Jkt 208001 30 CFR 56/57.3203 and 75.204 address the quality of rock fixtures and their installation. Roof and rock bolts and accessories are an integral part of ground control systems and are used to prevent the fall of roof, face, and ribs. These standards require that metal and nonmetal and coal mine operators obtain a certification from the manufacturer that rock bolts and accessories are manufactured and tested in accordance with the 1995 American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) publication ‘‘Standard Specification for Roof and Rock Bolts and Accessories’’ (ASTM F432–95). II. Desired Focus of Comments Notice. VerDate Aug<31>2005 I. Background MSHA is particularly interested in comments that: • Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; • Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; • Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and • 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, e.g., permitting electronic submissions of responses. A copy of the proposed information collection request can be obtained by contacting the employee listed in the ADDRESSES section of this notice, or viewed on the Internet by accessing the MSHA home page (http:// www.msha.gov) and then choosing ‘‘Statutory and Regulatory Information’’ and ‘‘Federal Register Documents.’’ III. Current Actions MSHA is seeking to continue the requirement for mine operators to obtain certification from the manufacturer that roof and rock bolts and accessories are manufactured and tested in accordance with the applicable American Society for testing and Materials (ASTM) specifications and make that certification available to an authorized representative of the Secretary. Type of Review: Extension. Agency: Mine Safety and Health Administration. PO 00000 Frm 00086 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 10719 Title: Safety Standards for Roof Bolts in Metal and Nonmetal Mines and Underground Coal Mines. OMB Number: 1219–0121. Frequency: On Occasion. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit. Respondents: 854. Estimated Time Per Respondent: .05 hours. Responses: 3,376. Total Burden Hours: 169 hours. Total Burden Cost (capital/startup): $0. Total Burden Cost (operating/ maintaining): $0. Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for Office of Management and Budget approval of the information collection request; they will also become a matter of public record. Dated at Arlington, Virginia, this 24th day of February, 2006. David L. Meyer, Director, Office of Administration and Management. [FR Doc. E6–2982 Filed 3–1–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–43–P MISSISSIPPI RIVER COMMISSION Sunshine Act Meetings AGENCY HOLDING THE MEETING: Mississippi River Commission. TIME AND DATE: 9 a.m., April 3, 2006. PLACE: On board MISSISSIPPI V at River Park, Tiptonville, TN. STATUS: Open to the public. MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: (1) Summary report by President of the Commission on national and regional issues affecting the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Commission programs and project on the Mississippi River and its tributaries; (2) District Commander’s overview of current project issues within the Memphis District; and (3) Presentations by local organizations and members of the public giving views or comments on any issue affecting the programs or project of the Commission and the Corps of Engineers. 9 a.m., April 4, 2006. On board MISSISSIPPI V at Mud Island, Memphis, TN. STATUS: Open to the public. MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: (1) Summary report by President of the Commission on national and regional issues affecting the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Commission programs and projects on the Mississippi River and its tributaries; (2) District Commander’s overview of current TIME AND DATE: PLACE: E:\FR\FM\02MRN1.SGM 02MRN1 10720 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 41 / Thursday, March 2, 2006 / Notices project issues within the Memphis District; and (3) Presentations by local organizations and members of the public giving views or comments on any issue affecting the programs or projects of the Commission and the Corps of Engineers. 1 p.m., April 5, 2006. On board MISSISSIPPI V at City Front, Vicksburg, MS. STATUS: Open to the public. MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: (1) Summary report by President of the Commission on national and regional issues affecting the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Commission programs and projects on the Mississippi River and its tributaries; (2) District Commander’s overview of current project issues within the Memphis District; and (3) Presentations by local organizations and members of the public giving views or comments on any issue affecting the programs or projects of the Commission and the Corps of Engineers. TIME AND DATE: PLACE: 9 a.m., April 7, 2006. On board MISSISSIPPI V at New Orleans District Dock, Foot of Prytania Street, New Orleans, LA. STATUS: Open to the public. MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: (1) Summary report by President of the Commission on national and regional issues affecting the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Commission programs and projects on the Mississippi River and its tributaries; (2) District Commander’s overview of current project issues within the Memphis District; and (3) Presentations by local organizations and members of the public giving views or comments on any issue affecting the programs or projects of the Commission and the Corps of Engineers. TIME AND DATE: PLACE: CONTACT PERSON FOR MORE INFORMATION: Mr. Stephen Gambrell, telephone 601– 634–5766. Brenda S. Bowen, Army Federal Register Liaison Officer. [FR Doc. 06–1990 Filed 2–28–06; 11:54 am] BILLING CODE 3710–GX–M Notice of availability of inventions for licensing. ACTION: SUMMARY: The inventions listed below are assigned to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, have been filed in the United States Patent and Trademark office, and are available for licensing. DATES: James J. McGroary, Patent Counsel, Marshall Space Flight Center, Mail Code LS01, Huntsville, AL 35812; telephone (256) 544–6580; fax (256) 544–0258. NASA Case No. MFS–31738–1: Multiple Tool For Friction Stir Welding And Friction Plug Welding; NASA Case No. MFS–32208–1: Nonvolatile Analog Memory; NASA Case No. MFS–32254–1: Method Of Fabricating A Shaped Structure In A Temperate Environment And Material Therefor; NASA Case No. MFS–32125–1: Method And Apparatus For Predicting Unsteady Pressure And Flow Rate Distribution In A Fluid Network. Dated: February 24, 2006. Keith T. Sefton, Deputy General Counsel, Administration and Management. [FR Doc. E6–2992 Filed 3–1–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7510–13–P NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION [Notice (06–012)] Government-Owned Inventions, Available for Licensing National Aeronautics and Space Administration. wwhite on PROD1PC61 with NOTICES [Notice (06–011)] Government-Owned Inventions, Available for Licensing National Aeronautics and Space Administration. AGENCY: VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:54 Mar 01, 2006 Jkt 208001 BILLING CODE 7510–13–P NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION [Notice (06–013)] Government-Owned Inventions, Available for Licensing National Aeronautics and Space Administration. ACTION: Notice of availability of inventions for licensing. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The invention listed below is assigned to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, is the subject of a patent application that has been filed in the United States Patent and Trademark office, and is available for licensing. DATES: March 2, 2006. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mark Homer, Patent Counsel, NASA Management Office—JPL, 4800 Oak Grove Drive, Mail Stop 180–200, Pasadena, CA 91109; telephone (818) 354–7770. NASA Case No. DRC–005–031: Sound Shield; NASA Case No. NPO–40752: Improved Solar Cell Circuit and Method for Manufacturing Solar Cells. Dated: February 24, 2006. Keith T. Sefton, Deputy General Counsel, Administration and Management. [FR Doc. E6–2996 Filed 3–1–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7510–13–P AGENCY: Notice of availability of inventions for licensing. ACTION: SUMMARY: The inventions listed below are assigned to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, have been filed in the United States Patent and Trademark Office, and are available for licensing. DATES: NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION March 2, 2006. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dated: February 24, 2006. Keith T. Sefton, Deputy General Counsel, Administration and Management. [FR Doc. E6–2994 Filed 3–1–06; 8:45 am] March 2, 2006. Kent N. Stone, Patent Counsel, Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field, Code 500–118, Cleveland, OH 44135; telephone (216) 433–8855; fax (216) 433–6790. NASA Case No. LEW–17671–1: Very Large Area/Volume Microwave ECR Plasma And Ion Source. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: PO 00000 Frm 00087 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION [Notice (06–014)] Government-Owned Inventions, Available for Licensing National Aeronautics and Space Administration. ACTION: Notice of availability of inventions for licensing. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The invention listed below is assigned to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, has been filed in the United States Patent and Trademark office, and is available for licensing. DATES: March 2, 2006. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Linda B. Blackburn, Patent Counsel, E:\FR\FM\02MRN1.SGM 02MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 41 (Thursday, March 2, 2006)]
[Notices]
[Pages 10719-10720]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 06-1990]


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MISSISSIPPI RIVER COMMISSION


Sunshine Act Meetings

Agency Holding the Meeting: Mississippi River Commission.

Time and Date: 9 a.m., April 3, 2006.

Place: On board MISSISSIPPI V at River Park, Tiptonville, TN.

Status: Open to the public.

Matters to Be Considered: (1) Summary report by President of the 
Commission on national and regional issues affecting the U.S. Army 
Corps of Engineers and Commission programs and project on the 
Mississippi River and its tributaries; (2) District Commander's 
overview of current project issues within the Memphis District; and (3) 
Presentations by local organizations and members of the public giving 
views or comments on any issue affecting the programs or project of the 
Commission and the Corps of Engineers.


Time and Date: 9 a.m., April 4, 2006.

Place: On board MISSISSIPPI V at Mud Island, Memphis, TN.

Status: Open to the public.

Matters to Be Considered: (1) Summary report by President of the 
Commission on national and regional issues affecting the U.S. Army 
Corps of Engineers and Commission programs and projects on the 
Mississippi River and its tributaries; (2) District Commander's 
overview of current

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project issues within the Memphis District; and (3) Presentations by 
local organizations and members of the public giving views or comments 
on any issue affecting the programs or projects of the Commission and 
the Corps of Engineers.


Time and Date: 1 p.m., April 5, 2006.

Place: On board MISSISSIPPI V at City Front, Vicksburg, MS.

Status: Open to the public.

Matters to Be Considered: (1) Summary report by President of the 
Commission on national and regional issues affecting the U.S. Army 
Corps of Engineers and Commission programs and projects on the 
Mississippi River and its tributaries; (2) District Commander's 
overview of current project issues within the Memphis District; and (3) 
Presentations by local organizations and members of the public giving 
views or comments on any issue affecting the programs or projects of 
the Commission and the Corps of Engineers.


Time and Date: 9 a.m., April 7, 2006.

Place: On board MISSISSIPPI V at New Orleans District Dock, Foot of 
Prytania Street, New Orleans, LA.

Status: Open to the public.

Matters to Be Considered: (1) Summary report by President of the 
Commission on national and regional issues affecting the U.S. Army 
Corps of Engineers and Commission programs and projects on the 
Mississippi River and its tributaries; (2) District Commander's 
overview of current project issues within the Memphis District; and (3) 
Presentations by local organizations and members of the public giving 
views or comments on any issue affecting the programs or projects of 
the Commission and the Corps of Engineers.


CONTACT PERSON FOR MORE INFORMATION: Mr. Stephen Gambrell, telephone 
601-634-5766.

Brenda S. Bowen,
Army Federal Register Liaison Officer.
[FR Doc. 06-1990 Filed 2-28-06; 11:54 am]
BILLING CODE 3710-GX-M