Emergency Transportable Housing Advisory Committee, 6080-6081 [E8-1894]

Download as PDF 6080 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 22 / Friday, February 1, 2008 / Proposed Rules (p) Desoto Canyon OPD means the official protraction diagram designated as Desoto Canyon which has a western edge located at the universal transverse mercator (UTM) X coordinate 1,346,400 in the North American Datum of 1927 (NAD 27). (q) Destin Dome OPD means the official protraction diagram designated as Destin Dome which has a western edge located at the universal transverse mercator (UTM) X coordinate 1,393,920 in the NAD 27. (r) Eastern planning area means the Eastern Gulf of Mexico Planning Area of the outer Continental Shelf, as designated in the document entitled ‘‘Draft Proposed Program Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Leasing Program 2007–2012’’, dated February 2006. (s) Pensacola OPD means the official protraction diagram designated as Pensacola which has a western edge located at the universal transverse mercator (UTM) X coordinate 1,393,920 in the NAD 27. 3. A new subpart N consisting of §§ 256.90 through 256.95 are added to read as follows: Subpart N—Bonus or Royalty Credits for Exchange of Certain Leases Sec. 256.90 Which leases may I exchange for a bonus or royalty credit? 256.91 How much bonus or royalty credit will MMS grant in exchange for a lease? 256.92 What must I do to obtain a bonus or royalty credit? 256.93 How is the bonus or royalty credit allocated among multiple lease owners? 256.94 How may I use the bonus or royalty credit? 256.95 How do I transfer a bonus or royalty credit to another person? § 256.90 Which leases may I exchange for a bonus or royalty credit? sroberts on PROD1PC70 with PROPOSALS You may exchange a lease for a bonus or royalty credit if it: (a) Was in effect on December 20, 2006, and (b) Is located in: (1) The Eastern planning area and within 125 miles of the coastline of the State of Florida, or (2) The Central planning area and within the Desoto Canyon OPD, the Destin Dome OPD, or the Pensacola OPD and within 100 miles of the coastline of the State of Florida. § 256.91 How much bonus or royalty credit will MMS grant in exchange for a lease? The amount of the bonus or royalty credit for an exchanged lease equals the sum of: (a) The amount of the bonus payment; and VerDate Aug<31>2005 19:34 Jan 31, 2008 Jkt 214001 (b) All rental paid for the lease as of the date the lessee submits the request to exchange the lease under § 256.92 to MMS. § 256.92 What must I do to obtain a bonus or royalty credit? (a) To obtain the bonus or royalty credit, all of the record title interest owners in the lease must submit the following to the MMS Regional Supervisor for Leasing and Environment for the Gulf of Mexico on or before [INSERT THE DATE THAT IS 1 YEAR AFTER THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THE FINAL RULE IN THE Federal Register]: (1) A written request to exchange the lease for the bonus or royalty credit, signed by all record title interest owners in the lease. (2) The name and contact information for a person who will act as a contact for each record title interest owner. (3) Documentation of each record title interest owner’s percentage share in the lease. (4) A list of all bonus and rental payments for that lease made by, or on behalf of, each of the current record title owners. (5) A written relinquishment of the lease as described in § 256.76. Notwithstanding § 256.76, the relinquishment will become effective when the credit becomes effective under paragraph (b) of this section. (b) The credit becomes effective when MMS issues a certification to the record title interest owners that the lease has qualified for the credit. § 256.93 How is the bonus or royalty credit allocated among multiple lease owners? The MMS will allocate the bonus or royalty credit for an exchanged lease to the current record title interest owners in the same percentage share as each owner has in the lease as of the date of the request to exchange the lease. § 256.94 How may I use the bonus or royalty credit? (a) You may use a credit issued under this part in lieu of a monetary payment due under any lease in the Gulf of Mexico not subject to the revenue distribution provisions of section 8(g)(2) of the OCSLA (43 U.S.C. 1337(g)(2)) for either: (1) A bonus for acquisition of an interest in a new lease; or (2) Royalty due on oil and gas production after [INSERT THE DATE THAT IS 30 DAYS AFTER THE PUBLICATION DATE OF THE FINAL RULE IN THE Federal Register]. (b) You may not use a bonus or royalty credit in lieu of delivering oil or gas taken as royalty-in-kind. PO 00000 Frm 00025 Fmt 4702 Sfmt 4702 (c) If you have any credit that remains unused after 5 years from the date MMS issued the credit, MMS reserves the right to apply the remaining credit to your ongoing obligations at its discretion. § 256.95 How do I transfer a bonus or royalty credit to another person? (a) You may transfer your bonus or royalty credit to any other person by submitting to the MMS Adjudication Unit for the Gulf of Mexico two originally executed transfer letters of agreement. (b) Authorized officers of all companies involved in transferring and receiving the credit must sign the transfer letters of agreement as indicated on the qualification card filed with MMS. (c) A transfer letter of agreement must include: (1) The effective date of the transfer, (2) The OCS–G number for the lease that originally qualified for the credit, (3) The amount of the credit being transferred, (4) Company names punctuated exactly as filed on the qualification card at MMS, and (5) A corporate seal, only if MMS used a corporate seal qualification process for your corporation. (d) The transferee of a credit transferred under this section may use it in accordance with § 256.94 as soon as MMS sends a confirmation of the transfer to the transferee. [FR Doc. E8–1860 Filed 1–31–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–MR–P ARCHITECTURAL AND TRANSPORTATION BARRIERS COMPLIANCE BOARD 36 CFR Parts 1190 and 1191 RIN 3014–AA22 Emergency Transportable Housing Advisory Committee Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board. ACTION: Notice of meeting. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board (Access Board) has established an advisory committee to make recommendations for possible revisions to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and Architectural Barriers Act (ABA) Accessibility Guidelines to include provisions for emergency transportable housing. This notice announces the dates, time, and location E:\FR\FM\01FEP1.SGM 01FEP1 sroberts on PROD1PC70 with PROPOSALS Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 22 / Friday, February 1, 2008 / Proposed Rules of the next in-person committee meeting and a committee conference call. DATES: The conference call is scheduled for February 14, 2008 from 10 a.m. to Noon (Eastern time); the in-person meeting is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on March 27 and from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on March 28. ADDRESSES: Individuals can participate in the conference call on February 14, 2008 by dialing the teleconference number which will be posted on the Access Board’s Web site (http:// www.access-board.gov/eth/). The inperson meeting will be held at the Access Board’s offices, 1331 F Street, NW., Suite 1000, Washington, DC. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Marsha Mazz, Office of Technical and Information Services, Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board, 1331 F Street, NW., Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20004–1111. Telephone number (202) 272–0020 (Voice); (202) 272–0082 (TTY). These are not toll-free numbers. E-mail address: mazz@access-board.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On August 23, 2007, the Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board (Access Board) established an advisory committee to make recommendations for possible revisions to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and Architectural Barriers Act (ABA) Accessibility Guidelines to include provisions for emergency transportable housing (72 FR 48251; August 23, 2007). The committee will hold a conference call on February 14 from 10 a.m. to Noon (Eastern time) to discuss definitional issues. The agenda, instructions (including information on captioning), and dial-in telephone number for the conference call is available on the Access Board’s Web site (http://www.access-board.gov/eth/). The conference call is open to the public and interested persons can dial in and communicate their views during a public comment period scheduled during the conference call. Participants may call in from any location of their choosing. The next in-person committee meeting will take place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on March 27 and from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on March 28. It will focus on outstanding issues which have not yet been resolved. The preliminary meeting agenda, along with information about the committee, is available at the Access Board’s Web site (http://www.accessboard.gov/eth/). Committee meetings are open to the public and interested persons can attend the meetings and communicate their views. Members of VerDate Aug<31>2005 19:34 Jan 31, 2008 Jkt 214001 the public will have opportunities to address the committee on issues of interest to them during public comment periods scheduled on each day of the meeting. The in-person meeting site is accessible to individuals with disabilities. Individuals who require sign language interpreters, real-time captioning, or materials in alternate formats should contact Marsha Mazz by March 6. Also, persons wishing to provide handouts or other written information to the committee are requested to provide them in an electronic format to Marsha Mazz preferably by e-mail so that alternate formats such as large print can be distributed to committee members. Persons attending the in-person meeting are requested to refrain from using perfume, cologne, and other fragrances for the comfort of other participants. Lawrence W. Roffee, Executive Director. [FR Doc. E8–1894 Filed 1–31–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8150–01–P POSTAL REGULATORY COMMISSION 39 CFR 3001 [Docket No. PI2008–2; Order No. 56] Administrative Practice and Procedure, Postal Service Postal Regulatory Commission. Advance notice of proposed rulemaking and order. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: This document notes that the Secretary of the Treasury, as required by recent postal reform legislation, has filed with the Commission a report and recommendations on accounting practices and principles that will govern the operation of the Competitive Products Fund. It briefly reviews the recommendations, poses several related questions, and invites public comment. Comments will assist the Commission in developing future regulations governing the Competitive Products Fund. Initial comments are due April 1, 2008; reply comments are due May 1, 2008. DATES: Submit comments electronically via the Commission’s Filing Online system at http:// www.prc.gov. ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Stephen L. Sharfman, General Counsel, 202–789–6820 and stephen.sharfman@prc.gov. PO 00000 Frm 00026 Fmt 4702 Sfmt 4702 6081 Regulatory History, 72 FR 63662 (November 9, 2007). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Introduction Section 401 of the Postal Accountability and Enhancement Act, Public Law 109–435 (PAEA), codified at 39 U.S.C. 2011(h), requires the Secretary of the Treasury (Treasury) in consultation with the Postal Service and an independent certified public accounting firm to develop recommendations for accounting practices and principles that will govern the operation of the Competitive Products Fund (CPF) and the determination of an assumed Federal income tax to be imposed on competitive products income. Treasury submitted its report and recommendations to the Commission on December 19, 2007.1 Section 2011(h)(2)(A) requires that interested persons, including the Postal Service, users of the mails, and an officer of the Commission, be given an opportunity to comment on the Report’s recommendations in such manner as the Commission considers appropriate. To fulfill that obligation, the Commission is initiating this docket soliciting comments on both Treasury’s recommendations, and specific questions posed by the Commission in response to the Report. Initial comments are due 60 days after publication of this notice in the Federal Register. Reply comments are due 90 days after publication of this notice in the Federal Register. After review of the comments, the Commission will commence a rulemaking proceeding to develop regulations to satisfy the requirements of section 2011(h)(2), including establishing the accounting practices and principles to govern the operation of the CPF and rules for determining the assumed Federal income tax on competitive products income.2 Interested persons will have an opportunity to comment on the proposed regulations. 1 See Report of the U.S. Department of the Treasury on Accounting Principles and Practices for the Operation of the United States Postal Service’s Competitive Products Fund, December 19, 2007 (Report). The Report may be accessed from the Commission’s Web site, http://www.prc.gov. 2 Pursuant to section 2011(h)(2)(B)(ii), the final regulations are to be issued within 12 months of the date Treasury submitted its recommendations, or such later date as agreed to by the Commission and the Postal Service. E:\FR\FM\01FEP1.SGM 01FEP1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 22 (Friday, February 1, 2008)]
[Proposed Rules]
[Pages 6080-6081]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E8-1894]


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ARCHITECTURAL AND TRANSPORTATION BARRIERS COMPLIANCE BOARD

36 CFR Parts 1190 and 1191

RIN 3014-AA22


Emergency Transportable Housing Advisory Committee

AGENCY: Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board.

ACTION: Notice of meeting.

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SUMMARY: The Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board 
(Access Board) has established an advisory committee to make 
recommendations for possible revisions to the Americans with 
Disabilities Act (ADA) and Architectural Barriers Act (ABA) 
Accessibility Guidelines to include provisions for emergency 
transportable housing. This notice announces the dates, time, and 
location

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of the next in-person committee meeting and a committee conference 
call.

DATES: The conference call is scheduled for February 14, 2008 from 10 
a.m. to Noon (Eastern time); the in-person meeting is scheduled from 10 
a.m. to 5 p.m. on March 27 and from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on March 28.

ADDRESSES: Individuals can participate in the conference call on 
February 14, 2008 by dialing the teleconference number which will be 
posted on the Access Board's Web site (http://www.access-board.gov/eth/
). The in-person meeting will be held at the Access Board's offices, 
1331 F Street, NW., Suite 1000, Washington, DC.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Marsha Mazz, Office of Technical and 
Information Services, Architectural and Transportation Barriers 
Compliance Board, 1331 F Street, NW., Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20004-
1111. Telephone number (202) 272-0020 (Voice); (202) 272-0082 (TTY). 
These are not toll-free numbers. E-mail address: mazz@access-board.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On August 23, 2007, the Architectural and 
Transportation Barriers Compliance Board (Access Board) established an 
advisory committee to make recommendations for possible revisions to 
the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and Architectural Barriers 
Act (ABA) Accessibility Guidelines to include provisions for emergency 
transportable housing (72 FR 48251; August 23, 2007).
    The committee will hold a conference call on February 14 from 10 
a.m. to Noon (Eastern time) to discuss definitional issues. The agenda, 
instructions (including information on captioning), and dial-in 
telephone number for the conference call is available on the Access 
Board's Web site (http://www.access-board.gov/eth/). The conference 
call is open to the public and interested persons can dial in and 
communicate their views during a public comment period scheduled during 
the conference call. Participants may call in from any location of 
their choosing.
    The next in-person committee meeting will take place from 10 a.m. 
to 5 p.m. on March 27 and from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on March 28. It will 
focus on outstanding issues which have not yet been resolved. The 
preliminary meeting agenda, along with information about the committee, 
is available at the Access Board's Web site (http://www.access-
board.gov/eth/). Committee meetings are open to the public and 
interested persons can attend the meetings and communicate their views. 
Members of the public will have opportunities to address the committee 
on issues of interest to them during public comment periods scheduled 
on each day of the meeting.
    The in-person meeting site is accessible to individuals with 
disabilities. Individuals who require sign language interpreters, real-
time captioning, or materials in alternate formats should contact 
Marsha Mazz by March 6. Also, persons wishing to provide handouts or 
other written information to the committee are requested to provide 
them in an electronic format to Marsha Mazz preferably by e-mail so 
that alternate formats such as large print can be distributed to 
committee members. Persons attending the in-person meeting are 
requested to refrain from using perfume, cologne, and other fragrances 
for the comfort of other participants.

Lawrence W. Roffee,
Executive Director.
 [FR Doc. E8-1894 Filed 1-31-08; 8:45 am]
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