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Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 1 / Wednesday, January 3, 2007 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Department of the Navy Nominations for Membership on Ocean Research and Resources Advisory Panel Department of the Navy, DoD. Notice. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: The Ocean Research and Resources Advisory Panel (ORRAP) is soliciting nominations for new members. Nominations should be submitted no later than February 7, 2007. DATES: Nominations should be submitted via e-mail to LCDR Cory Huyssoon, U.S. Navy, at huyssoc@onr.navy.mil. Contact Information: Office of Naval Research, 875 North Randolph Street, Suite 1425, ATTN: ONR Code 322B Room 1075, Arlington, VA 22203–1995, telephone 703–696–4395. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dr. Melbourne G. Briscoe, Office of Naval Research, 875 North Randolph Street, Suite 1425, Arlington, VA 22203–1995, telephone 703–696–4120. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: ORRAP (officially known as the Ocean Research Advisory Panel, ORAP) is a statutorily mandated Federal advisory committee that provides senior scientific advice to the National Oceanographic Research Leadership Council (NORLC) and the Interagency Committee on Ocean Science and Resource Management Integration (ICOSRMI). ORAP advises the NORLC and ICOSRMI on national ocean policies, procedures, resource management, and other responsibilities that NORLC/ICOSRMI considers appropriate. Panel Member Duties and Responsibilities: Members of the panel represent the National Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering, the Institute of Medicine, ocean industries, state governments, academia, and others including individuals who are eminent in the fields of marine science and technology, marine policy, or related fields, including ocean resource management and ocean-related social sciences and socio-economics. Members are appointed for not more than four years, and are not normally compensated except for travel expenses and per diem while away from their homes in performance of services for the panel. The panel meets for at least one twoday public meeting per year, but probably meets three times per year, on rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES ADDRESSES: VerDate Aug<31>2005 19:02 Dec 29, 2006 Jkt 211001 dates agreeable by the panel members; attendance at meetings is expected. Intercessional activities not involving formal decisions or recommendations may be carried out electronically, and the panel may establish sub-panels composed of less than full membership to carry out panel duties. Nominations: Any interested person or organization may nominate qualified individuals (including one’s self) for membership on the panel. Nominated individuals should have extended expertise and experience in the field of ocean science and/or ocean resource management. Nominations should be identified by name, occupation, position, address, telephone number, email address, and a brief paragraph describing their qualifications in the context of the ORRAP Charter (http:// www.nopp.org/Dev2Go.web?id=221086). ´ ´ A signed resume or curriculum vitae should be included in the nomination package. Process and Deadline for Submitting Nominations: Submit nominations via email to huyssoc@onr.navy.mil no later than February 7, 2007. Nominations will be acknowledged and nominators will be informed of the new panel members, which are ultimately selected and approved. From the nominees identified by respondents to this Federal Register notice, the ORRAP Nomination Committee will down select to a shortlist of available candidates (no more than 150 percent of the available open positions for consideration). These selected candidates will be required to fill-out the ‘‘Confidential Financial Disclosure Report’’ OGE form 450. This confidential form will allow Government officials to determine whether there is a statutory conflict between a person’s public responsibilities and private interests and activities, or the appearance of a lack of impartiality, as defined by Federal regulation. The form and additional guidance may be viewed from the following URL address: (http:// www.ethics.navy.mil/forms.asp#450). In accordance with section 7903 of title 10, United States Code, and with DoD FACA regulations, the short-list of candidates will then be submitted for selection by the Secretary of the Navy with approval by the Secretary of Defense. In order to have the collective breadth of experience in the panel and maintain full panel membership, six new candidates are expected to be selected with terms to begin in July 2007. The selection of new panel members will be based on the nominee’s qualifications to provide senior scientific and resource management PO 00000 Frm 00032 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 129 advice to the NORLC/ICOSRMI; the availability of the potential panel member to fully participate in the panel meetings; absence of any conflict of interest or appearance of lack of impartiality, and lack of bias; the candidates’ areas of expertise and professional qualifications; and achieving an overall balance of different perspectives and expertise on the panel. Dated: December 27, 2006. R.K. Giroux, Commander, Judge Advocate General’s Corps, U.S. Navy, Alternate Federal Register Liaison Officer. [FR Doc. E6–22476 Filed 12–29–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3810–FF–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Department of the Navy Notice of Intent To Grant Exclusive Patent License; NCP Coatings, Inc. Department of the Navy, DOD. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Department of the Navy hereby gives notice of its intent to grant to NCP Coatings, Inc., a revocable, nonassignable, exclusive license in the United States and certain foreign countries, the Government-owned inventions described in U.S. Patent Application No. 10/346,099 entitled ‘‘Diols Formed by Ring-Opening of Epoxies’’, Navy Case No. 84,308; U.S. Patent Application No. 10/346,061 entitled ‘‘Diols Formed by Ring-Opening of Epoxies’’, Navy Case No. 84,472; and U.S. Patent Application No. 10/979,843 entitled ‘‘Diols Formed by Ring-Opening of Epoxies’’, Navy Case No. 96,854 and any continuations, divisionals or reissues thereof. DATES: Anyone wishing to object to the grant of this license must file written objections along with supporting evidence, if any, not later than January 17, 2007. ADDRESSES: Written objections are to be filed with the Naval Research Laboratory, Code 1004, 4555 Overlook Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20375– 5320. Rita Manak, Head, Technology Transfer Office, NRL Code 1004, 4555 Overlook Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20375– 5320, telephone (202) 767–3083. Due to U.S. Postal delays, please fax (202) 404– 7920, e-mail: rita.manak@nrl.navy.mil or use courier delivery to expedite response. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: (Authority: 35 U.S.C. 207, 37 CFR part 404.) E:\FR\FM\03JAN1.SGM 03JAN1 130 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 1 / Wednesday, January 3, 2007 / Notices Dated: December 21, 2006. M.A. Harvison, Lieutenant Commander, Judge Advocate General’s Corp, U.S. Navy, Federal Register Liaison Officer. [FR Doc. E6–22458 Filed 12–29–06; 8:45 am] Dated: December 27, 2006. James Hyler, Acting Leader, Information Policy and Standard Team, Regulatory Information Management Services. Office of Management. Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request Department of Education. 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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 1 (Wednesday, January 3, 2007)]
[Notices]
[Pages 129-130]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E6-22458]


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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Department of the Navy


Notice of Intent To Grant Exclusive Patent License; NCP Coatings, 
Inc.

AGENCY: Department of the Navy, DOD.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Department of the Navy hereby gives notice of its intent 
to grant to NCP Coatings, Inc., a revocable, nonassignable, exclusive 
license in the United States and certain foreign countries, the 
Government-owned inventions described in U.S. Patent Application No. 
10/346,099 entitled ``Diols Formed by Ring-Opening of Epoxies'', Navy 
Case No. 84,308; U.S. Patent Application No. 10/346,061 entitled 
``Diols Formed by Ring-Opening of Epoxies'', Navy Case No. 84,472; and 
U.S. Patent Application No. 10/979,843 entitled ``Diols Formed by Ring-
Opening of Epoxies'', Navy Case No. 96,854 and any continuations, 
divisionals or re-issues thereof.

DATES:  Anyone wishing to object to the grant of this license must file 
written objections along with supporting evidence, if any, not later 
than January 17, 2007.

ADDRESSES: Written objections are to be filed with the Naval Research 
Laboratory, Code 1004, 4555 Overlook Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20375-
5320.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Rita Manak, Head, Technology Transfer 
Office, NRL Code 1004, 4555 Overlook Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20375-
5320, telephone (202) 767-3083. Due to U.S. Postal delays, please fax 
(202) 404-7920, e-mail: rita.manak@nrl.navy.mil or use courier delivery 
to expedite response.

(Authority: 35 U.S.C. 207, 37 CFR part 404.)


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    Dated: December 21, 2006.
M.A. Harvison,
Lieutenant Commander, Judge Advocate General's Corp, U.S. Navy, Federal 
Register Liaison Officer.
[FR Doc. E6-22458 Filed 12-29-06; 8:45 am]
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