Sunshine Act Meeting, 66217-66218 [07-5855]

Download as PDF pwalker on PROD1PC71 with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 227 / Tuesday, November 27, 2007 / Notices and other interested persons; I hereby grant permission, subject to the conditions herein set forth, to the Greater Yuma Port Authority (GYPA, hereinafter referred to as the ‘‘permittee’’), to construct, operate, and maintain a new livestock border crossing (hereinafter referred to as ‘‘San Luis Livestock Crossing’’), 2,500 feet (approximately half a mile) east of the existing San Luis cattle crossing on the westerly border of the State of Arizona and the Mexican State of Sonora near the cities of San Luis, Arizona and San Luis Rio Colorado, Sonora, Mexico. The term ‘‘facilities’’ as used in this permit means the lane or lanes leading to the livestock crossing, their approaches and any land, structure or installations appurtenant thereto. These facilities are the subject of a Finding of No Significant Impact, FONSI, approved by the Acting Director of the Office of Mexican Affairs in the Department of State on July 27, 2007, 72 FR 43314– 43316 (August 3, 2007) . The term ‘‘United States facilities’’ as used in this permit means that part of the facilities in the United States. This permit is subject to the following conditions: Article 1. The United States facilities herein described, and all aspects of their operation, shall be subject to all the conditions, provisions, and requirements of this permit and any amendment thereof. This permit may be terminated at will by the Secretary of State or the Secretary’s delegate or may be amended by the Secretary of State or the Secretary’s delegate at will or upon proper application therefor. The permittee shall make no substantial change in the location of the livestock crossing facilities or in the operation authorized by this permit until such changes have been approved by the Secretary of State or the Secretary’s delegate. Article 2. The standards for, and the manner of, the construction, operation, and maintenance of the United States facilities shall be subject to inspection and approval by the representatives of appropriate federal, state and local agencies. The permittee shall allow duly authorized officers and employees of such agencies free and unrestricted access to said facilities in the performance of their official duties. Article 3. The permittee shall comply with all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding the construction, operation, and maintenance of the United States facilities, and with all applicable industrial codes. The permittee shall obtain the requisite permits from state VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:26 Nov 26, 2007 Jkt 214001 and local government entities and relevant federal agencies. Article 4. Upon the termination, revocation, or surrender of this permit, and unless otherwise agreed by the Secretary of State or the Secretary’s delegate, the United States facilities in the immediate vicinity of the international boundary shall be removed by and at the expense of the permittee within such time as the Secretary of State or the Secretary’s delegate may specify, and upon failure of the permittee to remove this portion of the United States facilities as ordered, the Secretary of State or the Secretary’s delegate may direct that possession of such facilities be taken and that they be removed at the expense of the permittee; and the permittee shall have no claim for damages by reason of such possession or removal. Article 5. This permit and the operation of the United States facilities hereunder shall be subject to the limitations, terms, and conditions issued by any competent agency of the United States Government, including but not limited to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), and the United States Section of the International Boundary and Water Commission (IBWC). This permit shall continue in force and effect only so long as the permittee shall continue the operations hereby authorized in accordance with such limitations, terms and conditions. Article 6. Any transfer of ownership or control of the United States facilities or any part thereof shall be immediately notified in writing to the United States Department of State (the ‘‘Department’’) for approval, including identification of the transferee. In the event of such transfer of ownership or control, the permit shall remain in force and the United States facilities shall be subject to all the conditions, permissions, and requirements of this permit and any amendments thereof. Article 7. (1) The permittee shall acquire such right-of-way grants or easements, permits, and other authorizations as may become necessary and appropriate. (2) The permittee shall maintain the United States facilities and every part thereof in a condition of good repair for their safe operation. Article 8. (1) The permittee shall take all appropriate measures to prevent or mitigate adverse environmental impacts or disruption of significant archeological resources in connection with the construction, operation and maintenance of the United States facilities, including those mitigation PO 00000 Frm 00089 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 66217 measures set forth in the Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) approved by the Department on July 27, 2007, 72 Fed. Reg. 43314–43316 (August 3, 2007). (2) Before beginning construction the permittee shall obtain the concurrence of the IBWC. Article 9. The permittee shall file with the appropriate agencies of the United States Government such statements or reports under oath with respect to the United States facilities, and/or permittee’s actions in connection therewith, as are now or may hereafter be required under any laws or regulations of the United States Government or its agencies. Article 10. The permittee shall not begin construction until the Department has provided notification to the permittee that it has completed its exchange of diplomatic notes with the Government of Mexico regarding authorization of construction. The permittee shall provide written notice to the Department at such time as the construction authorized by this permit is begun, and again at such time as construction is completed, interrupted or discontinued. In witness whereof, I, Reuben Jeffery III, Under Secretary of State for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs of the United States, have hereunto set my hand this 31st day of October, 2007, in the City of Washington, District of Columbia. End Permit text. Dated: November 20, 2007. Ian G. Brownlee, Acting Director, Office of Mexican Affairs, Department of State. [FR Doc. E7–23085 Filed 11–26–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–29–P TENNESSEE VALLEY AUTHORITY Sunshine Act Meeting Tennessee Valley Authority (Meeting No. 07–06). TIME AND DATE: 9 a.m. EST, November 29, 2007, TVA West Tower Auditorium, 400 West Summit Hill Drive, Knoxville, Tennessee 37902. AGENCY HOLDING THE MEETING: Agenda Old Business Approval of minutes of September 27, 2007, Board Meeting. New Business 1. President’s Report 2. Report of the Finance, Strategy, and Rates Committee A. Tax-equivalent payments for FY 07 E:\FR\FM\27NON1.SGM 27NON1 66218 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 227 / Tuesday, November 27, 2007 / Notices and estimated payments for FY 08 B. Retention of Net Power Proceeds and Nonpower Proceeds and Payments to the U.S. Treasury C. Customer issues i. Rate adjustment to the Fuel Cost Adjustment baseline ii. Market days option for 5-minute response interruptible product 3. Report of the Operations, Environment, and Safety Committee A. Gas capacity expansion B. Contracts with BHP Billiton and Areva for uranium fuel 4. Report of the Human Resources Committee A. Executive compensation approvals for FY 08 B. Amendments to the TVA Retirement System plans 5. Report of the Audit and Ethics Committee 6. Report of the Community Relations Committee 7. Report of the Corporate Governance Committee Please call Media Relations at (865) 632–6000, Knoxville, Tennessee. People who plan to attend the meeting and have special needs should call (865) 632–6000. Anyone who wishes to comment on any of the agenda in writing may send their comments to: TVA Board of Directors, Board Agenda Comments, 400 West Summit Hill Drive, Knoxville, Tennessee 37902. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Dated: November 21, 2007. Maureen H. Dunn, General Counsel and Secretary. [FR Doc. 07–5855 Filed 11–23–07; 9:41 am] BILLING CODE 8120–08–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Reports, Forms and Record Keeping Requirements Agency Information Collection Activity Under OMB Review National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, DOT. ACTION: Notice. pwalker on PROD1PC71 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501, et seq.), this notice announces that the Information Collection Request (ICR) abstracted regarding the Uniform Tire Quality Grading Standard (UTQGS) below has been forwarded to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The ICR describes the nature of the information collections VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:26 Nov 26, 2007 Jkt 214001 and their expected burden. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period was published on July 20, 2007 [72 FR 39889–39890]. DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before December 27, 2007. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Hisham Mohamed at the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Office of International Policy, Fuel Economy and Consumer Programs (NVS–131), 1200 New Jersey Ave, SE., W43–437, Washington, DC 20590. Mr. Mohamed’s telephone number is (202) 366–0307. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Title: 49 CFR Part 575.104; Uniform Tire Quality Grading Standard. OMB Number: 2127–0519. Type of Request: Extension of a currently approved information collection. Abstract: Part 575 requires tire manufacturers and tire brand owners to submit reports to NHTSA regarding the UTQGS grades of all passenger car tire lines they offer for sale in the United States. This information is used by consumers of passenger car tires to compare tire quality in making their purchase decisions. The information is provided in several different ways to insure that the consumer can readily see and understand the tire grades: (1) The grades are molded into the sidewall of the tire so that they can be reviewed on both the new and old tires; (2) a paper label is affixed to the tread face of the new tires that provides the grades of that particular tireline along with an explanation of the grading system; (3) the tire manufacturer or brand name owner provides prospective purchasers of tires the information for each tire offered for sale at the particular location; (4) vehicle manufacturers include in the owner’s manual of each vehicle the grade information for the tires with which the vehicle is equipped; (5) NHTSA compiles the grading information of all manufacturers’ tirelines into a booklet that is available to the public both in printed form and on NHTSA’s Web site. Affected Public: All passenger car tire manufacturers and brand name owners offering passenger car tires for sale in the United States. Estimated Total Annual Burden: NHTSA estimates that a cost of approximately $26 million to tire manufacturers is required to comply with this regulation. ADDRESSES: Send comments, within 30 days, to the Office of Information and PO 00000 Frm 00090 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, 725–17th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20503, Attention NHTSA Desk Officer. Comments are invited on: Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Department, including whether the information will have practical utility; the accuracy of the Departments’ estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; ways to enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information to be collected; and ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. A comment to OMB is most effective if OMB receives it within 30 days of publication. Issued on: November 21, 2007. Stephen R. Kratzke, Associate Administrator for Rulemaking. [FR Doc. E7–23045 Filed 11–26–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–59–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS VA Adjudications Manual, M21–1; Rescission of Manual M21–1 Provisions Related To Exposure to Herbicides Based on Receipt of the Vietnam Service Medal Department of Veterans Affairs. Notice, with request for comments. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) proposes to rescind provisions of its Adjudication Procedures Manual, M21–1 (M21–1) that were found by the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims (CAVC) not to have been properly rescinded. DATES: Comments must be received by VA on or before January 28, 2008. ADDRESSES: Written comments may be submitted through www.Regulations.gov; by mail or handdelivery to the Director, Regulations Management (00REG), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Ave., NW., Room 1068, Washington, DC 20420; or by fax to (202) 273–9026. Comments should indicate that they are submitted in response to ‘‘Rescission of Manual M21–1 Provisions Related to Exposure to Herbicides Based On Receipt of the Vietnam Service Medal.’’ Copies of comments received will be available for public inspection in the Office of Regulation Policy and Management, Room 1063B, between the E:\FR\FM\27NON1.SGM 27NON1

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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 227 (Tuesday, November 27, 2007)]
[Notices]
[Pages 66217-66218]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 07-5855]


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TENNESSEE VALLEY AUTHORITY


Sunshine Act Meeting

Agency Holding the Meeting: Tennessee Valley Authority (Meeting No. 07-
06).

Time and Date: 9 a.m. EST, November 29, 2007, TVA West Tower 
Auditorium, 400 West Summit Hill Drive, Knoxville, Tennessee 37902.

Agenda

Old Business

    Approval of minutes of September 27, 2007, Board Meeting.

New Business

1. President's Report
2. Report of the Finance, Strategy, and Rates Committee
    A. Tax-equivalent payments for FY 07

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and estimated payments for FY 08
    B. Retention of Net Power Proceeds and Nonpower Proceeds and 
Payments to the U.S. Treasury
    C. Customer issues
    i. Rate adjustment to the Fuel Cost Adjustment baseline
    ii. Market days option for 5-minute response interruptible product
3. Report of the Operations, Environment, and Safety Committee
    A. Gas capacity expansion
    B. Contracts with BHP Billiton and Areva for uranium fuel
4. Report of the Human Resources Committee
    A. Executive compensation approvals for FY 08
    B. Amendments to the TVA Retirement System plans
5. Report of the Audit and Ethics Committee
6. Report of the Community Relations Committee
7. Report of the Corporate Governance Committee

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Please call Media Relations at (865) 632-6000, 
Knoxville, Tennessee. People who plan to attend the meeting and have 
special needs should call (865) 632-6000. Anyone who wishes to comment 
on any of the agenda in writing may send their comments to: TVA Board 
of Directors, Board Agenda Comments, 400 West Summit Hill Drive, 
Knoxville, Tennessee 37902.

    Dated: November 21, 2007.
Maureen H. Dunn,
General Counsel and Secretary.
[FR Doc. 07-5855 Filed 11-23-07; 9:41 am]
BILLING CODE 8120-08-P