Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs Office of Citizen Exchanges; Amendment to Original RFGP (Open Competition Seeking Professional Exchange Programs in Africa, East Asia, Europe, the Near East, North Africa, South Central Asia, and the Western Hemisphere), 67994 [E7-23405]

Download as PDF 67994 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 231 / Monday, December 3, 2007 / Notices (B) Self-Regulatory Organization’s Statement on Burden on Competition OCC does not believe that the proposed rule change would impose any burden on competition. (C) Self-Regulatory Organization’s Statement on Comments on the Proposed Rule Change Received From Members, Participants, or Others Written comments were not and are not intended to be solicited with respect to the proposed rule change, and none have been received. III. Date of Effectiveness of the Proposed Rule Change and Timing for Commission Action The foregoing rule change has become effective pursuant to Section 19(b)(3)(A)(iii) of the Act 6 and Rule 19b–4(f)(4) 7 promulgated thereunder because the proposal effects a change in an existing service of OCC that (A) does not adversely affect the safeguarding of securities or funds in the custody or control of OCC or for which it is responsible and (B) does not significantly affect the respective rights or obligations of OCC or persons using the service. At any time within sixty days of the filing of the proposed rule change, the Commission could have summarily abrogated such rule change if it appeared to the Commission that such action was necessary or appropriate in the public interest, for the protection of investors, or otherwise in furtherance of the purposes of the Act. IV. Solicitation of Comments Interested persons are invited to submit written data, views, and arguments concerning the foregoing, including whether the proposed rule change is consistent with the Act. Comments may be submitted by any of the following methods: mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES Electronic Comments • Use the Commission’s Internet comment form (https://www.sec.gov/ rules/sro.shtml); or • Send an e-mail to rulecomments@sec.gov. Please include File Number SR–OCC–2007–11 on the subject line. Paper Comments • Send paper comments in triplicate to Nancy M. Morris, Secretary, Securities and Exchange Commission, 100 F Street, NE., Washington, DC 20549–1090. All submissions should refer to File Number SR-OCC–2007–11. This file 6 15 7 17 U.S.C. 78s(b)(3)(A)(iii). CFR 240.19b–4(f)(4). VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:17 Nov 30, 2007 number should be included on the subject line if e-mail is used. To help the Commission process and review your comments more efficiently, please use only one method. The Commission will post all comments on the Commission’s Internet Web site (https://www.sec.gov/ rules/sro.shtml). Copies of the submission, all subsequent amendments, all written statements with respect to the proposed rule change that are filed with the Commission, and all written communications relating to the proposed rule change between the Commission and any person, other than those that may be withheld from the public in accordance with the provisions of 5 U.S.C. 552, will be available for inspection and copying in the Commission’s Public Reference Room, 100 F Street, NE., Washington, DC 20549, on official business days between the hours of 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Copies of such filing also will be available for inspection and copying at the principal office of OCC. All comments received will be posted without change; the Commission does not edit personal identifying information from submissions. You should submit only information that you wish to make available publicly. All submissions should refer to File Number SR-OCC–2007–11 and should be submitted on or before December 24, 2007. For the Commission, by the Division of Trading and Markets, pursuant to delegated authority.8 Nancy M. Morris, Secretary. [FR Doc. E7–23320 Filed 11–30–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8011–01–P DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice 6000] Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs Office of Citizen Exchanges; Amendment to Original RFGP (Open Competition Seeking Professional Exchange Programs in Africa, East Asia, Europe, the Near East, North Africa, South Central Asia, and the Western Hemisphere) SUMMARY: The United States Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, announces revisions to the original RFGP announced in the Federal Register on Tuesday, November 20, 2007 (Federal Register Volume 72, Number 223). 8 17 Jkt 214001 PO 00000 CFR 200.30–3(a)(12). Frm 00114 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 The due date for this competition is revised from February 15, 2007 to February 15, 2008. All other terms and conditions remain the same. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Interested organizations should contact Brent Beemer, Office of Citizen Exchanges, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, U.S. Department of State, ECA/ PE/C, SA–44, Rm 220, 301 4th Street, SW., Washington, DC 20547, prior to February 15, 2008. Dated: November 27, 2007. C. Miller Crouch, Acting Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Department of State. [FR Doc. E7–23405 Filed 11–30–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–05–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Aviation Administration Random Drug and Alcohol Testing Percentage Rates of Covered Aviation Employees for the Period of January 1, 2008 Through December 31, 2008 Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The FAA has determined that the minimum random drug and alcohol testing percentage rates for the period January 1, 2008 through December 31, 2008 will remain at 25 percent of safetysensitive employees for random drug testing and 10 percent of safety-sensitive employees for random alcohol testing. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Jeffrey Stookey, Office of Aerospace Medicine, Drug Abatement Division, Program Administration Branch (AAM– 810), Federal Aviation Administration, 800 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20591; telephone (202) 267–8442. Discussion: Pursuant to 14 CFR part 121, appendix I, section V.C, the FAA Administrator’s decision on whether to change the minimum annual random drug testing rate is based on the reported random drug test positive rate for the entire aviation industry. If the reported random drug test positive rate is less than 1.00%, the Administrator may continue the minimum random drug testing rate at 25%. In 2006, the random drug test positive rate was 0.55%. Therefore, the minimum random drug testing rate will remain at 25% for calendar year 2008. Similarly, 14 CFR part 121, appendix J, section III.C, requires the decision on E:\FR\FM\03DEN1.SGM 03DEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF STATE

[Public Notice 6000]


Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs Office of Citizen 
Exchanges; Amendment to Original RFGP (Open Competition Seeking 
Professional Exchange Programs in Africa, East Asia, Europe, the Near 
East, North Africa, South Central Asia, and the Western Hemisphere)

SUMMARY: The United States Department of State, Bureau of Educational 
and Cultural Affairs, announces revisions to the original RFGP 
announced in the Federal Register on Tuesday, November 20, 2007 
(Federal Register Volume 72, Number 223).
    The due date for this competition is revised from February 15, 2007 
to February 15, 2008.
    All other terms and conditions remain the same.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Interested organizations should contact Brent 
Beemer, Office of Citizen Exchanges, Bureau of Educational and Cultural 
Affairs, U.S. Department of State, ECA/PE/C, SA-44, Rm 220, 301 4th 
Street, SW., Washington, DC 20547, prior to February 15, 2008.

     Dated: November 27, 2007.
C. Miller Crouch,
Acting Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, 
Department of State.
 [FR Doc. E7-23405 Filed 11-30-07; 8:45 am]
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