Availability of Grant Program Funds for Commercial Driver's License Program Improvements, 67422 [E6-19684]

Download as PDF 67422 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 224 / Tuesday, November 21, 2006 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Availability of Grant Program Funds for Commercial Driver’s License Program Improvements Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), DOT. ACTION: Notice. sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration announces the availability of Commercial Driver’s License Program Improvement (CDLPI) grant funding as authorized by Section 4124 of the Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users (SAFETEA–LU). The program is a discretionary grant program that provides funding for improving States’ implementation of the Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) program, including expenses for computer hardware and software, publications, testing, personnel, training, and quality control. Grants made under this program may not be used to rent, lease, or buy land or buildings. The agency in each State designated as the primary driver licensing agency responsible for the development, implementation, and maintenance of the CDL program is eligible to apply for grant funding. To apply for funding, applicants must register with the grants.gov Web site (http://www.grants.gov/applicants/ get_registered.jsp) and submit an application in accordance with instructions provided. Applications for grant funding must be submitted electronically to the FMCSA through the grants.gov Web site. DATES: FMCSA will initially consider funding for applications submitted by December 15, 2006, by qualified applicants. If additional funding remains available, applications submitted after December 15, 2006, will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Funds will not be available for allocation until fiscal year 2007 appropriations legislation is passed and signed into law. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Visit www.grants.gov. Information on the grant, application process, and additional contact information is available at that Web site. General information about the CDLPI grant is available in The Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) which can be found on the Internet at http:// www.cfda.gov. The CFDA number for CDLPI is 20.232. You may also contact Mr. Lloyd Goldsmith, Federal Motor VerDate Aug<31>2005 14:17 Nov 20, 2006 Jkt 211001 Carrier Safety Administration, Office of Safety Programs, Commercial Driver’s License Division (MC–ESL), 202–366– 2964, 400 Seventh Street, SW., Room 8310, Washington, DC 20590. Office hours are from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., ET, Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. Issued on: November 9, 2006. John H. Hill, Administrator. [FR Doc. 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DATES: The public meeting in Fort Lauderdale, FL will be held on December 6, 2006. The public meeting will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. and will be preceded by an open house from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. The public meeting may end earlier or later than the stated time, depending on the number of persons wishing to speak. Material submitted in response to the request for comments must reach the Docket Management Facility by December 21, 2006. ADDRESSES: The public meetings will be held at: Fort Lauderdale Marriott North, 6500 North Andrews Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33309; 954–771– 0440. Address docket submissions for USCG–2006–26009 to: Docket Management Facility, U.S. Department PO 00000 Frm 00097 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 of Transportation,400 Seventh Street SW., Washington, DC 20590–0001. The Docket Management Facility accepts hand-delivered submissions, and makes docket contents available for public inspection and copying at this address, in room PL–401, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. The Facility’s telephone is 202–366–9329, its fax is 202–493–2251, and its Web site for electronic submissions or for electronic access to docket contents is http://dms.dot.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mary K. Jager, U.S. Coast Guard, telephone: 202–372–1454, e-mail: mary.k.jager@uscg.mil. If you have questions on viewing the docket, call Renee V. Wright, Program Manager, Docket Operations, telephone: 202–493– 0402. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Public Meeting and Open House We invite you to learn about the proposed deepwater port at an informational open house, and to comment at a public meeting on environmental issues related to the proposed deepwater port. Your comments will help us identify and refine the scope of the environmental issues to be addressed in the EIS. In order to allow everyone a chance to speak at the public meeting, we may limit speaker time, or extend the meeting hours, or both. You must identify yourself, and any organization you represent, by name. Your remarks will be recorded or transcribed for inclusion in the public docket. You may submit written material at the public meeting, either in place of or in addition to speaking. Written material must include your name and address, and will be included in the public docket. Public docket materials will be made available to the public on the Docket Management Facility’s Docket Management System (DMS). See ‘‘Request for Comments’’ for information about DMS and your rights under the Privacy Act. All of our public meeting locations are wheelchair-accessible. 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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration


Availability of Grant Program Funds for Commercial Driver's 
License Program Improvements

AGENCY: Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), DOT.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration announces the 
availability of Commercial Driver's License Program Improvement (CDLPI) 
grant funding as authorized by Section 4124 of the Safe, Accountable, 
Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users 
(SAFETEA-LU). The program is a discretionary grant program that 
provides funding for improving States' implementation of the Commercial 
Driver's License (CDL) program, including expenses for computer 
hardware and software, publications, testing, personnel, training, and 
quality control. Grants made under this program may not be used to 
rent, lease, or buy land or buildings. The agency in each State 
designated as the primary driver licensing agency responsible for the 
development, implementation, and maintenance of the CDL program is 
eligible to apply for grant funding. To apply for funding, applicants 
must register with the grants.gov Web site (http://www.grants.gov/
applicants/get_registered.jsp) and submit an application in accordance 
with instructions provided. Applications for grant funding must be 
submitted electronically to the FMCSA through the grants.gov Web site.

DATES: FMCSA will initially consider funding for applications submitted 
by December 15, 2006, by qualified applicants. If additional funding 
remains available, applications submitted after December 15, 2006, will 
be considered on a case-by-case basis. Funds will not be available for 
allocation until fiscal year 2007 appropriations legislation is passed 
and signed into law.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Visit www.grants.gov. Information on the 
grant, application process, and additional contact information is 
available at that Web site. General information about the CDLPI grant 
is available in The Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) which 
can be found on the Internet at http://www.cfda.gov. The CFDA number 
for CDLPI is 20.232. You may also contact Mr. Lloyd Goldsmith, Federal 
Motor Carrier Safety Administration, Office of Safety Programs, 
Commercial Driver's License Division (MC-ESL), 202-366-2964, 400 
Seventh Street, SW., Room 8310, Washington, DC 20590. Office hours are 
from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., ET, Monday through Friday, except Federal 
holidays.

    Issued on: November 9, 2006.
John H. Hill,
Administrator.
[FR Doc. E6-19684 Filed 11-20-06; 8:45 am]
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