Request for Nominations to the National and Governmental Advisory Committees to the U.S. Representative to the Commission for Environmental Cooperation, 32536 [E6-8724]

Download as PDF 32536 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 108 / Tuesday, June 6, 2006 / Notices TOTAL NUMBER OF FUELS APPROVED IN STATE IMPLEMENTATION PLANS (SIPS) UNDER CAA SECTION 211(C)(4)(C) AS OF SEPTEMBER 1, 2004 ALTERNATE APPROACH—Continued [Draft based upon state specific interpretation] Type of fuel control PADD Winter gasoline controls on aromatic hydrocarbons and sulfur ....... We invite comment on all elements of this notice, especially with regard to the recommended and alternate lists and our interpretation of the relevant provisions of the EPAct. Interested parties should submit comments according to the guidelines described at the beginning of this notice. After fully considering comments received, we will generate and publish a final list in the Federal Register. Dated: May 31, 2006. Stephen L. Johnson, Administrator. [FR Doc. E6–8726 Filed 6–5–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [FRL–8180–5] Request for Nominations to the National and Governmental Advisory Committees to the U.S. Representative to the Commission for Environmental Cooperation Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Notice of request for nominations. sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is inviting nominations of qualified candidates to be considered for appointment to fill vacancies on the National Advisory Committee (NAC) and the Governmental Advisory Committee (GAC) to the U.S. Representative to the Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC). Vacancies on these two committees are expected to be filled by November, so we encourage nominations to be submitted by July 14, 2006. ADDRESSES: Submit nominations to: Oscar Carrillo, Designated Federal Officer, Office of Cooperative Environmental Management, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (1601–E), 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20004. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Oscar Carrillo, Designated Federal Officer, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (1601–E), Washington, DC 20004; telephone (202) 233–0072; fax VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:06 Jun 05, 2006 Jkt 208001 5 Area/state Las Vegas, NV. (202) 233–0060; e-mail carrillo.oscar@epa.gov. The National Advisory Committee and the Governmental Advisory Committee advise the EPA Administrator in his capacity as the U.S. Representative to the CEC Council. The Committees are authorized under Articles 17 and 18 of the North American Agreement on Environmental Cooperation (NAAEC), the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) Implementation Act, Public Law 103–182, and as directed by Executive Order 12915, entitled ‘‘Federal Implementation of the North American Agreement on Environmental Cooperation.’’ The Committees are responsible for providing advice to the United States Representative on a wide range of strategic, scientific, technological, regulatory and economic issues related to implementation and further elaboration of the (NAAEC). The National Advisory Committee consists of 12 representatives from environmental groups and non-profit entities, business and industry, and educational institutions. The Governmental Advisory Committee consists of 12 representatives from state, local, and tribal governments. Members are appointed by the EPA Administrator for a two-year term with the possibility of reappointment. The Committees usually meet 3 times annually and the average workload for Committee members is approximately 10 to 15 hours per month. Members serve on the Committees in a voluntary capacity. However, EPA provides reimbursement for travel expenses associated with official government business. The following criteria will be used to evaluate nominees: • Extensive professional knowledge of the subjects the Committees examine, including trade and the environment, the NAFTA, the NAAEC, and the CEC. • Represent a sector or group that is involved in the issues the Committees evaluate. • Senior-level experience that fills a need on the Committees for their particular expertise. • A demonstrated ability to work in a consensus building process with a wide SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: PO 00000 Frm 00033 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 range of representatives from diverse constituencies. Nominees will also be considered with regard to the mandates of the Federal Advisory Committee Act that require the Committees to maintain diversity across a broad range of constituencies, sectors, and groups. Nominations for membership must include a cover letter and a resume describing the professional and educational qualifications of the nominee and the nominee’s current business address and daytime telephone number. Dated: May 16, 2006. Oscar Carrillo, Designated Federal Officer. [FR Doc. E6–8724 Filed 6–5–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [EPA–HQ–ORD–2006–0384; FRL–8081–6] Human Studies Review Board; Notice of Public Meeting Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA or Agency) Office of the Science Advisor (OSA) announces a public meeting of the Human Studies Review Board (HSRB) to advise the Agency on EPA’s scientific and ethical reviews of human subjects’ research. DATES: The public meeting will be held June 28–30, 2006 from 8:30 a.m. to approximately 5 p.m., eastern time. Location: One Potomac Yard, 2777 Crystal Drive, Arlington, VA 22202. Meeting Access: Seating at the meeting will be on a first-come basis. Individuals requiring special accommodations at this meeting, including wheelchair access and assistance for the hearing impaired, should contact the Designated Federal Officer (DFO) at least 10 business days prior to the meeting using the information under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT so that appropriate arrangements can be made. E:\FR\FM\06JNN1.SGM 06JNN1

Agencies

[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 108 (Tuesday, June 6, 2006)]
[Notices]
[Page 32536]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E6-8724]


-----------------------------------------------------------------------

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

[FRL-8180-5]


Request for Nominations to the National and Governmental Advisory 
Committees to the U.S. Representative to the Commission for 
Environmental Cooperation

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Notice of request for nominations.

-----------------------------------------------------------------------

SUMMARY: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is inviting 
nominations of qualified candidates to be considered for appointment to 
fill vacancies on the National Advisory Committee (NAC) and the 
Governmental Advisory Committee (GAC) to the U.S. Representative to the 
Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC). Vacancies on these two 
committees are expected to be filled by November, so we encourage 
nominations to be submitted by July 14, 2006.

ADDRESSES: Submit nominations to: Oscar Carrillo, Designated Federal 
Officer, Office of Cooperative Environmental Management, U.S. 
Environmental Protection Agency (1601-E), 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, 
NW., Washington, DC 20004.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Oscar Carrillo, Designated Federal 
Officer, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (1601-E), Washington, DC 
20004; telephone (202) 233-0072; fax (202) 233-0060; e-mail 
carrillo.oscar@epa.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The National Advisory Committee and the 
Governmental Advisory Committee advise the EPA Administrator in his 
capacity as the U.S. Representative to the CEC Council. The Committees 
are authorized under Articles 17 and 18 of the North American Agreement 
on Environmental Cooperation (NAAEC), the North American Free Trade 
Agreement (NAFTA) Implementation Act, Public Law 103-182, and as 
directed by Executive Order 12915, entitled ``Federal Implementation of 
the North American Agreement on Environmental Cooperation.'' The 
Committees are responsible for providing advice to the United States 
Representative on a wide range of strategic, scientific, technological, 
regulatory and economic issues related to implementation and further 
elaboration of the (NAAEC). The National Advisory Committee consists of 
12 representatives from environmental groups and non-profit entities, 
business and industry, and educational institutions. The Governmental 
Advisory Committee consists of 12 representatives from state, local, 
and tribal governments. Members are appointed by the EPA Administrator 
for a two-year term with the possibility of reappointment. The 
Committees usually meet 3 times annually and the average workload for 
Committee members is approximately 10 to 15 hours per month. Members 
serve on the Committees in a voluntary capacity. However, EPA provides 
reimbursement for travel expenses associated with official government 
business. The following criteria will be used to evaluate nominees:
     Extensive professional knowledge of the subjects the 
Committees examine, including trade and the environment, the NAFTA, the 
NAAEC, and the CEC.
     Represent a sector or group that is involved in the issues 
the Committees evaluate.
     Senior-level experience that fills a need on the 
Committees for their particular expertise.
     A demonstrated ability to work in a consensus building 
process with a wide range of representatives from diverse 
constituencies.
    Nominees will also be considered with regard to the mandates of the 
Federal Advisory Committee Act that require the Committees to maintain 
diversity across a broad range of constituencies, sectors, and groups. 
Nominations for membership must include a cover letter and a resume 
describing the professional and educational qualifications of the 
nominee and the nominee's current business address and daytime 
telephone number.

    Dated: May 16, 2006.
Oscar Carrillo,
Designated Federal Officer.
 [FR Doc. E6-8724 Filed 6-5-06; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 6560-50-P