National Boating Safety Advisory Council; Vacancies, 30684 [E6-8300]

Download as PDF 30684 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 103 / Tuesday, May 30, 2006 / Notices Plans are required of other vessels to minimize impacts of oil spills. Need: This information is needed to ensure that vessels and facilities are prepared to respond in the event of an oil spill incident. The information will be reviewed by the Coast Guard to assess the effectiveness of the response plan. Respondents: Owners and operators of vessels and facilities. Frequency: On occasion. Burden Estimate: The estimated burden has increased from 137,199 hours to 220,559 hours a year. 2. Title: Ballast Water Management for Vessels with Ballast Tanks Entering U.S. Waters. OMB Control Number: 1625–0069. Summary: The information is needed to carry out the reporting requirements of 16 U.S.C. 4711 regarding the management of ballast water, to prevent the introduction and spread of aquatic nuisance species into U.S. waters. Need: The information is needed to ensure compliance with the requirements in 33 CFR part 151, subparts C and D. The information will also be used for research and periodic reporting to Congress. Respondents: Owners and operators of certain vessels. Frequency: On occasion. Burden Estimate: The estimated burden has decreased from 106,193 hours to 60,769 hours a year. Dated: May 19, 2006. R.T. Hewitt, Rear Admiral, U.S. Coast Guard, Assistant Commandant for Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Information Technology. [FR Doc. E6–8220 Filed 5–26–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–15–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Coast Guard [USCG–2006–24734] National Boating Safety Advisory Council; Vacancies Coast Guard, DHS. Request for applications. AGENCY: jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES ACTION: SUMMARY: The Coast Guard seeks applications for membership on the National Boating Safety Advisory Council (NBSAC). NBSAC advises the Coast Guard on matters related to recreational boating safety. DATES: Application forms should reach us on or before September 1, 2006. ADDRESSES: You may request an application form by writing to VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:51 May 26, 2006 Jkt 208001 Commandant, Office of Boating Safety (G–PCB–1), U.S. Coast Guard, 2100 Second Street SW., Washington, DC 20593–0001; by calling 202–267–1077; or by faxing 202–267–4285. Send your application in written form to the above street address. This notice and the application form are available on the Internet at http://dms.dot.gov; the application form is also available at http://www.uscgboating.org/nbsac/ nbsac.htm. Ms. Jeanne Timmons, Executive Director of NBSAC, telephone 202–267–1077, fax 202–267–4285. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The National Boating Safety Advisory Council (NBSAC) is a Federal advisory committee under the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. 2. It advises the Coast Guard regarding regulations and other major boating safety matters. NBSAC’s 21 members consist of: 7 representatives of State officials responsible for State boating safety programs; 7 representatives of recreational boat and associated equipment manufacturers; and 7 representatives of national recreational boating organizations and the general public, at least 5 of whom are representatives of national recreational boating organizations. Members are appointed by the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security. NBSAC normally meets twice each year at a location selected by the Coast Guard. When attending meetings of the Council, members are provided travel expenses and per diem. We will consider applications received in response to this notice for the following seven positions that expire or become vacant in December 2006: two representatives of State officials responsible for State boating safety programs, two representatives of recreational boat and associated equipment manufacturers, and three representatives of national recreational boating organizations. The positions from the general public are not open for consideration this year. Applicants are considered for membership on the basis of their particular expertise, knowledge, and experience in recreational boating safety. Prior applicants should submit an updated application to ensure consideration for the vacancies announced in this notice. Each member serves for a term of up to 3 years. Members may serve consecutive terms. In support of the policy of the U.S. Coast Guard on gender and ethnic diversity, we encourage qualified FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: PO 00000 Frm 00036 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 women and members of minority groups to apply. Dated: May 18, 2006. F.J. Sturm, Captain, U.S. Coast Guard, Acting Director of Inspections and Compliance. [FR Doc. E6–8300 Filed 5–26–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–15–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Coast Guard [CGD08–06–020] Houston-Galveston Navigation Safety Advisory Committee Coast Guard, DHS. Notice of meetings. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: The Houston-Galveston Navigation Safety Advisory Committee (HOGANSAC) and its working groups will meet to discuss waterway improvements, aids to navigation, area projects impacting safety on the Houston Ship Channel, and various other navigation safety matters in the Galveston Bay area. All meetings will be open to the public. DATES: The next meeting of HOGANSAC will be held on Tuesday, June 27, 2006, at 9 a.m. The meeting of the Committee’s working groups will be held on Thursday, June 8, 2006, at 9 a.m. Members of the public may present written or oral statements at either meeting. Requests to make oral presentations or distribute written materials should reach the Coast Guard five (5) working days before the meeting at which the presentation will be made. Requests to have written materials distributed to each member of the committee in advance of the meeting should reach the Coast Guard at least ten (10) working days before the meeting at which the presentation will be made. ADDRESSES: The full Committee will be held at the Houston Pilot’s, 8150 South Loop East, Houston, TX 77017, (713– 645–9620). The working groups meeting will be held at the West Gulf Maritime Association, Portway Plaza, 1717 East Loop, Suite 200, Houston, Texas 77029, (713–678–7655). This notice is available on the Internet at http://dms.dot.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Commander Jerry Torok, Executive Secretary of HOGANSAC, telephone 713–671–5164, or Lieutenant Junior Grade Kevin Cooper, Assistant to the Executive Secretary of HOGANSAC, telephone 713–678–9001, e-mail kcooper@grugalveston.uscg.mil. Written E:\FR\FM\30MYN1.SGM 30MYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 103 (Tuesday, May 30, 2006)]
[Notices]
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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Coast Guard

[USCG-2006-24734]


National Boating Safety Advisory Council; Vacancies

AGENCY: Coast Guard, DHS.

ACTION: Request for applications.

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SUMMARY: The Coast Guard seeks applications for membership on the 
National Boating Safety Advisory Council (NBSAC). NBSAC advises the 
Coast Guard on matters related to recreational boating safety.

DATES: Application forms should reach us on or before September 1, 
2006.

ADDRESSES: You may request an application form by writing to 
Commandant, Office of Boating Safety (G-PCB-1), U.S. Coast Guard, 2100 
Second Street SW., Washington, DC 20593-0001; by calling 202-267-1077; 
or by faxing 202-267-4285. Send your application in written form to the 
above street address. This notice and the application form are 
available on the Internet at http://dms.dot.gov; the application form 
is also available at http://www.uscgboating.org/nbsac/nbsac.htm.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Jeanne Timmons, Executive Director 
of NBSAC, telephone 202-267-1077, fax 202-267-4285.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The National Boating Safety Advisory Council 
(NBSAC) is a Federal advisory committee under the Federal Advisory 
Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. 2. It advises the Coast Guard regarding 
regulations and other major boating safety matters. NBSAC's 21 members 
consist of: 7 representatives of State officials responsible for State 
boating safety programs; 7 representatives of recreational boat and 
associated equipment manufacturers; and 7 representatives of national 
recreational boating organizations and the general public, at least 5 
of whom are representatives of national recreational boating 
organizations. Members are appointed by the Secretary of the Department 
of Homeland Security.
    NBSAC normally meets twice each year at a location selected by the 
Coast Guard. When attending meetings of the Council, members are 
provided travel expenses and per diem.
    We will consider applications received in response to this notice 
for the following seven positions that expire or become vacant in 
December 2006: two representatives of State officials responsible for 
State boating safety programs, two representatives of recreational boat 
and associated equipment manufacturers, and three representatives of 
national recreational boating organizations. The positions from the 
general public are not open for consideration this year.
    Applicants are considered for membership on the basis of their 
particular expertise, knowledge, and experience in recreational boating 
safety. Prior applicants should submit an updated application to ensure 
consideration for the vacancies announced in this notice. Each member 
serves for a term of up to 3 years. Members may serve consecutive 
terms.
    In support of the policy of the U.S. Coast Guard on gender and 
ethnic diversity, we encourage qualified women and members of minority 
groups to apply.

    Dated: May 18, 2006.
F.J. Sturm,
Captain, U.S. Coast Guard, Acting Director of Inspections and 
Compliance.
 [FR Doc. E6-8300 Filed 5-26-06; 8:45 am]
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