Instructions for Implementing Executive Order 13423, 33504 [E7-11715]

Download as PDF 33504 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 116 / Monday, June 18, 2007 / Notices FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Paula V. Batchelor at 404/562–8887. Dated: June 1, 2007. Rosalind H. Brown, Chief, Superfund Enforcement & Information Management Branch, Superfund Division. [FR Doc. E7–11688 Filed 6–15–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P COUNCIL ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY Instructions for Implementing Executive Order 13423 Council on Environmental Quality. ACTION: Notice of availability of E.O. 13423 implementing instructions. AGENCY: SUMMARY: On January 24, 2007, President Bush signed Executive Order 12343, ‘‘Strengthening Federal Environmental, Energy, and Transportation Management.’’ Section 4(b) of the E.O. authorizes the Chairman of the Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ), after consultation with the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and the agencies, to issue instructions to implement the E.O. CEQ issued the first set of implementing instructions on March 30, 2007. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Edwin Pinero, Federal Environmental Executive, 202–456–6224. OMB and the agencies, to issue instructions to implement the E.O. CEQ issued the first set of implementing instructions on March 30, 2007. These instructions provide additional detail and direction to agencies they work to fulfill the goals and requirements of the E.O. They do not create new requirements beyond the scope of the E.O., however. These instructions should be considered mandatory, and agencies are expected to implement them as part of complying with the E.O. The E.O. implementing instructions can be found on the Office of the Federal Environmental Executive’s Web site at http://www.ofee.gov or the FedCenter Web site at http://www.fedcenter.gov/ programs/compliance/. Dated: June 12, 2007. James L. Connaughton, Chairman, Council on Environmental Quality. [FR Doc. E7–11715 Filed 6–15–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P EXPORT-IMPORT BANK [Public Notice 99] Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request (Authority: E.O. 12343, 72 FR 3917) Export-Import Bank of the United States. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. E.O. 13423 sets goals in the areas of energy efficiency, renewable energy, water consumption intensity, acquisition, management of toxic and hazardous chemicals, waste prevention, solid waste diversion and recycling, sustainable buildings, vehicle fleet management, and electronics stewardship. In addition, the E.O. reinforces the requirement for more widespread use of environmental management systems as the framework in which to manage and continually improve these sustainable practices. Section 4(b) of the E.O. authorizes the CEQ Chairman, after consultation with SUMMARY: The Export-Import Bank of the United States (‘‘Ex-Im Bank’’) is seeking approval of the proposed information collection described below. Ex-Im Bank provides insurance and guarantees for the financing of exports of goods and services. This collection allows our customers the convenience of online claim filing in connection with a defaulted export transaction. Its use expedites claim filing and provides for simpler, more efficient processing of insurance, guarantee, and working capital claims. As part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, Ex-IM Bank invites the general public and other Federal SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: AGENCY: Agencies to comment on the proposed information collection as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This notice is soliciting comments from the public concerning the proposed collection of information to: (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection is necessary for the performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; (3) enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) minimize the burden of collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before August 17, 2007 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all comments and requests for information to Terry M. Faith, Export-Import Bank of the U.S., 811 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20571, (202) 565–3607 or (800) 565–3946, x 3607, or Terry.M.Faith@exim.gov. Titles and Form Numbers: ExportImport Bank for the United States Electronic Claim Filing System: Insurance: EIB 07–01A, Medium-Term Bank Guarantee: EIB 07–01B, and Working Capital Guarantee: EIB 07–01C. OMB Number: None. Type of Review: Regular. Need and Use: The proposed information collection provides Ex-Im Bank with information necessary to process the filing of a claim under ExIM Bank’s Multi-buyer Insurance Policy, Medium Term Guarantee and Working Capital Guarantee programs. The information collection enables claimants to file a claim online, thereby allowing for a simpler, more efficient process. Affected Public: Insured parties and brokers. EIB 07–01A jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES Estimated Annual Respondents ........................................... 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COUNCIL ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY


Instructions for Implementing Executive Order 13423

AGENCY: Council on Environmental Quality.

ACTION: Notice of availability of E.O. 13423 implementing instructions.

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SUMMARY: On January 24, 2007, President Bush signed Executive Order 
12343, ``Strengthening Federal Environmental, Energy, and 
Transportation Management.'' Section 4(b) of the E.O. authorizes the 
Chairman of the Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ), after 
consultation with the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and the 
agencies, to issue instructions to implement the E.O. CEQ issued the 
first set of implementing instructions on March 30, 2007.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Edwin Pinero, Federal Environmental 
Executive, 202-456-6224.

(Authority: E.O. 12343, 72 FR 3917)


SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E.O. 13423 sets goals in the areas of energy 
efficiency, renewable energy, water consumption intensity, acquisition, 
management of toxic and hazardous chemicals, waste prevention, solid 
waste diversion and recycling, sustainable buildings, vehicle fleet 
management, and electronics stewardship. In addition, the E.O. 
reinforces the requirement for more widespread use of environmental 
management systems as the framework in which to manage and continually 
improve these sustainable practices.
    Section 4(b) of the E.O. authorizes the CEQ Chairman, after 
consultation with OMB and the agencies, to issue instructions to 
implement the E.O. CEQ issued the first set of implementing 
instructions on March 30, 2007. These instructions provide additional 
detail and direction to agencies they work to fulfill the goals and 
requirements of the E.O. They do not create new requirements beyond the 
scope of the E.O., however. These instructions should be considered 
mandatory, and agencies are expected to implement them as part of 
complying with the E.O. The E.O. implementing instructions can be found 
on the Office of the Federal Environmental Executive's Web site at 
http://www.ofee.gov or the FedCenter Web site at http://
www.fedcenter.gov/programs/compliance/.

    Dated: June 12, 2007.
James L. Connaughton,
Chairman, Council on Environmental Quality.
[FR Doc. E7-11715 Filed 6-15-07; 8:45 am]
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