Lower Mississippi River Waterway Safety Advisory Committee, 20863 [E7-7941]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 80 / Thursday, April 26, 2007 / Notices NBSAC, telephone 202–372–1062, fax 202–372–1932, or e-mail: jeffrey.a.ludwig@uscg.mil. The National Boating Safety Advisory Council (NBSAC) is a Federal advisory committee under 5 U.S.C. App. 2. It advises the Coast Guard regarding regulations and other major boating safety matters. NBSAC’s 21 members are drawn equally from the following three sectors of the boating community: State officials responsible for State boating safety programs, recreational boat and associated equipment manufacturers, and national recreational boating organizations and the general public. 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 2007: Two representatives of State officials responsible for State boating safety programs, three representatives of recreational boat and associated equipment manufacturers, and two representatives of the general public or national recreational boating organizations. 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 reapply to serve a consecutive term. 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. If you are selected as a member who represents the general public, we will require you to complete a Confidential Financial Disclosure Report (OGE Form 450). We may not release the report or the information in it to the public, except under an order issued by a Federal court or as otherwise provided under the Privacy Act (5 U.S.C. 552a). rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Dated: April 18, 2007. F.J. Sturm, Captain, U.S. Coast Guard, Acting Director of Inspections and Compliance. [FR Doc. E7–7947 Filed 4–25–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–15–P VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:59 Apr 25, 2007 Jkt 211001 DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Coast Guard [CGD08–07–009] Lower Mississippi River Waterway Safety Advisory Committee Coast Guard, DHS. Notice of meeting. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: The Lower Mississippi River Waterway Safety Advisory Committee (LMRWSAC) will meet to discuss various issues relating to navigational safety on the Lower Mississippi River and related waterways. The meeting will be open to the public. DATES: The next meeting of LMRWSAC will be held on Wednesday, May 23, 2007, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. This meeting may adjourn early if all business is finished. Requests to make oral presentations or submit written materials for distribution at the meeting should reach the Coast Guard on or before May 9, 2007. Requests to have a copy of your material distributed to each member of the committee in advance of the meeting should reach the Coast Guard on or before May 9, 2007. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held in the World Trade Center of New Orleans, 2 Canal Street, 18th Floor, New Orleans, LA 70130. This notice is available on the Internet at http://dms.dot.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Lieutenant Junior Grade (LTJG) Thao Nguyen, Assistant Committee Administrator, e-mail thao.v.nguyen@uscg.mil, telephone (504) 589–6196 extension 369. Written materials and requests to make presentations should be mailed to Commanding Officer, USCG Sector New Orleans, Attn: Waterways Management, 1615 Poydras St, New Orleans, LA 70112. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice of this meeting is given under the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. 2. Agenda of Meeting Lower Mississippi River Waterway Safety Advisory Committee (LMRWSAC). The agenda includes the following: (1) Introduction of committee members. (2) Opening Remarks. (3) Approval of the December 14, 2006 minutes. (4) Old Business: (a) Captain of the Port status report. (b) VTS update report. (c) Subcommittee / Working Group update reports. PO 00000 Frm 00050 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 20863 (5) New Business. (6) Adjournment. Procedural The meeting is open to the public. Please note that the meeting may close early if all business is finished. At the Chair’s discretion, members of the public may make oral presentations during the meeting. If you would like to make an oral presentation at the meeting, please notify the Committee Administrator no later than May 9, 2007. Written material for distribution at the meeting should reach the Coast Guard no later than May 9, 2007. If you would like a copy of your material distributed to each member of the committee in advance of the meeting, please submit 25 copies to the Committee Administrator no later than May 9, 2007. Information on Services for Individuals with Disabilities For information on facilities or services for individuals with disabilities, or to request special assistance at the meetings, contact the Committee Administrator at the location indicated under Addresses as soon as possible. Dated: April 13, 2007. Richard G. Sullivan, Captain, U.S. Coast Guard, Commander, Eighth Coast Guard District, Acting. [FR Doc. 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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 80 (Thursday, April 26, 2007)]
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[FR Doc No: E7-7941]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Coast Guard

[CGD08-07-009]


Lower Mississippi River Waterway Safety Advisory Committee

AGENCY: Coast Guard, DHS.

ACTION: Notice of meeting.

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SUMMARY: The Lower Mississippi River Waterway Safety Advisory Committee 
(LMRWSAC) will meet to discuss various issues relating to navigational 
safety on the Lower Mississippi River and related waterways. The 
meeting will be open to the public.

DATES: The next meeting of LMRWSAC will be held on Wednesday, May 23, 
2007, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. This meeting may adjourn early if all 
business is finished. Requests to make oral presentations or submit 
written materials for distribution at the meeting should reach the 
Coast Guard on or before May 9, 2007. Requests to have a copy of your 
material distributed to each member of the committee in advance of the 
meeting should reach the Coast Guard on or before May 9, 2007.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held in the World Trade Center of New 
Orleans, 2 Canal Street, 18th Floor, New Orleans, LA 70130. This notice 
is available on the Internet at http://dms.dot.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Lieutenant Junior Grade (LTJG) Thao 
Nguyen, Assistant Committee Administrator, e-mail 
thao.v.nguyen@uscg.mil, telephone (504) 589-6196 extension 369. Written 
materials and requests to make presentations should be mailed to 
Commanding Officer, USCG Sector New Orleans, Attn: Waterways 
Management, 1615 Poydras St, New Orleans, LA 70112.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice of this meeting is given under the 
Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. 2.

Agenda of Meeting

    Lower Mississippi River Waterway Safety Advisory Committee 
(LMRWSAC). The agenda includes the following:
    (1) Introduction of committee members.
    (2) Opening Remarks.
    (3) Approval of the December 14, 2006 minutes.
    (4) Old Business:
    (a) Captain of the Port status report.
    (b) VTS update report.
    (c) Subcommittee / Working Group update reports.
    (5) New Business.
    (6) Adjournment.

Procedural

    The meeting is open to the public. Please note that the meeting may 
close early if all business is finished. At the Chair's discretion, 
members of the public may make oral presentations during the meeting. 
If you would like to make an oral presentation at the meeting, please 
notify the Committee Administrator no later than May 9, 2007. Written 
material for distribution at the meeting should reach the Coast Guard 
no later than May 9, 2007. If you would like a copy of your material 
distributed to each member of the committee in advance of the meeting, 
please submit 25 copies to the Committee Administrator no later than 
May 9, 2007.

Information on Services for Individuals with Disabilities

    For information on facilities or services for individuals with 
disabilities, or to request special assistance at the meetings, contact 
the Committee Administrator at the location indicated under Addresses 
as soon as possible.

    Dated: April 13, 2007.
Richard G. Sullivan,
Captain, U.S. Coast Guard, Commander, Eighth Coast Guard District, 
Acting.
 [FR Doc. E7-7941 Filed 4-25-07; 8:45 am]
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