Renewal of Department of Defense Federal Advisory Committees, 8297-8298 [E8-2756]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 30 / Wednesday, February 13, 2008 / Notices SUMMARY: The National Security Agency/Central Security Service proposes to add a system of records notice to its existing inventory of record systems subject to the Privacy Act of 1974, (5 U.S.C. 552a), as amended. DATES: This proposed action would be effective without further notice on March 14, 2008 unless comments are received which result in a contrary determination. ADDRESSES: Send comments to the National Security Agency/ Central Security Service, Office of Policy, 9800 Savage Road, Suite 6248, Ft. George G. Meade, MD 20755–6248. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Anne Hill at (301) 688–6527. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The National Security Agency’s record system notices for records systems subject to the Privacy Act of 1974 (5 U.S.C. 552a), as amended, have been published in the Federal Register and are available from the address above. The proposed system report, as required by 5 U.S.C. 552a(r) of the Privacy Act of 1974, as amended, was submitted on February 6, 2008, to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, the Senate Committee on Governmental Affairs, and the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) pursuant to paragraph 4c of Appendix I to OMB Circular No. A– 130, ‘Federal Agency Responsibilities for Maintaining Records About Individuals,’ dated February 8, 1996 (February 20, 1996, 61 FR 6427). Dated: February 7, 2008. L.M. Bynum, Alternative OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. GNSA 24 NSA/CSS Pre-Publication Review Records. National Security Agency/Central Security Service, 9800 Savage Road, Ft. George G. Meade, MD 20755–6000. rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES CATEGORIES OF INDIVIDUALS COVERED BY THE SYSTEM: Current and former NSA/CSS employee, advisor, military assignee, or Agency contractor; other authors obligated to submit writings or oral presentations for pre-publication review; and individuals involved in prepublication review. CATEGORIES OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM: Individual’s full name, home telephone number, address, employment history, and possibly level 17:45 Feb 12, 2008 Jkt 214001 RETENTION AND DISPOSAL: AUTHORITY FOR MAINTENANCE OF THE SYSTEM: SYSTEM MANAGER(S) AND ADDRESS: National Security Agency Act of 1959, as amended, 50 U.S.C. 402 note (Pub. L. 86–36), 50 U.S.C 403 (Pub. L. 80–253); 44 U.S.C. 3101; E.O. 12333; E.O. 12958; E.O. 12968; DoD Directive 5100.20, The National Security Agency and the Central Security Service; DoD Directive 5230.09, Clearance of DoD Information for Public Release; DoDI 5230.29, Security and Policy Review of DoD Information for Public Release; and NSA/CSS Policy 1–30, Review of NSA/ CSS Information for Public Dissemination. Director of Policy, National Security Agency/Central Security Service, 9800 Savage Road, Suite 6248, Ft. George G. Meade, MD 20755–6248. PURPOSE(S): To maintain records relating to the pre-publication review of official NSA/ CSS information intended for public dissemination. ROUTINE USES OF RECORDS MAINTAINED IN THE SYSTEM, INCLUDING CATEGORIES OF USERS AND THE PURPOSES OF SUCH USES: In addition to those disclosures generally permitted under 5 U.S.C. 552a(b) of the Privacy Act, these records or information contained therein may specifically be disclosed outside the DoD as a routine use pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552a(b)(3) as follows: To Federal agencies involved in a classification review of information containing National Security Agency as well as other agency and/or government information. The DoD ‘Blanket Routine Uses’ published at the beginning of the NSA/ CSS’s compilation of record systems also apply to this record system. STORAGE: SYSTEM LOCATION: VerDate Aug<31>2005 of Education (type of degree), manuscripts and other writings submitted for pre-publication review, correspondence on pre-publication requests and appeals, and resumes. POLICIES AND PRACTICES FOR STORING, RETRIEVING, ACCESSING, RETAINING, AND DISPOSING OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM: SYSTEM NAME: 8297 Records are permanently retained and will be transferred to the NSA/CSS Archives when no longer needed for operations. NOTIFICATION PROCEDURE: Individuals seeking to determine if records about themselves are contained in this record system should address written inquiries to the Director of Policy, National Security Agency/ Central Security Service, 9800 Savage Road, Suite 6248, Ft. George G. Meade, MD 20755–6248. Written inquires should include individual’s full name, address, and telephone number. RECORD ACCESS PROCEDURES: Individuals seeking access to records about themselves contained in this record system should address written inquiries to the Deputy Director of Policy, National Security Agency/ Central Security Service, 9800 Savage Road, Suite 6248, Ft. George G. Meade, MD 20755–6248. Written inquires should include individual’s full name, address, and telephone number. CONTESTING RECORD PROCEDURES: The NSA/CSS rules for contesting contents and appealing initial determinations are published at 32 CFR part 322 or may be obtained by written request addressed to the Chief, Office of Policy, National Security Agency/ Central Security Service, Ft. George G. Meade, MD 20755–6000. RECORD SOURCE CATEGORIES: Individuals and other NSA personnel involved in the publications review process. Paper records in file folders and electronic media. EXEMPTIONS CLAIMED FOR THE SYSTEM: RETRIEVABILITY: [FR Doc. E8–2755 Filed 2–12–08; 8:45 am] Individual’s name, title of the prepublication document, and the case number assigned to the FOIA request. BILLING CODE 5001–06–P SAFEGUARDS: Secured by a series of guarded pedestrian gates and checkpoints. Access to facilities is limited to securitycleared personnel and escorted visitors only. With the facilities themselves, access to paper and computer printouts are controlled by limited-access facilities and lockable containers. Access to electronic means is controlled by computer password protection. PO 00000 Frm 00035 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 None. DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Office of the Secretary of Defense Renewal of Department of Defense Federal Advisory Committees DoD. Renewal of Federal Advisory Committee. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: Under the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act of E:\FR\FM\13FEN1.SGM 13FEN1 rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES 8298 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 30 / Wednesday, February 13, 2008 / Notices 1972, (5 U.S.C. Appendix, as amended), the Government in the Sunshine Act of 1976 (5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended), and 41 CFR 102–3.65, the Department of Defense gives notice that it is renewing the charter for the U.S. Air Force Scientific Advisory Board (hereafter referred to as the Board). The Board is a discretionary federal advisory committee established by the Secretary of Defense to provide the Department of the Air Force independent advice and recommendations on science and technology for continued air and space dominance. The Board, in accomplishing its mission: (a) Provides independent technical advice to the U.S. Air Force leadership; (b) studies topics deemed critical by the Secretary of the Air Force and the Chief of Staff of the U.S. Air Force; (c) recommends applications of technology to improve U.S. Air Force capabilities; and (d) provides an independent review of the quality and relevance of U.S. Air Force science and technology programs. The Board shall be composed of not more than 60 members, who are distinguished members of science and technology communities, industry and academia. Board members appointed by the Secretary of Defense, who are not federal officers or employees, shall serve as Special Government Employees under the authority of 5 U.S.C. 3109. Board members shall be appointed on an annual basis by the Secretary of Defense, and the Secretary of the Air Force shall select the Board’s Chairperson from the total Board membership. In addition, the Secretary of the Air Force shall be authorized to appoint, as required, non-voting consultants to provide technical expertise to the Board. Board members and consultants, if required, shall, with the exception of travel and per diem for official travel, serve without compensation. However, the Secretary of the Air Force, at his discretion, may authorize compensation to Board members and consultants in accordance with existing statutes, Executive Orders and regulations. The Board shall be authorized to establish subcommittees, as necessary and consistent with its mission, and these subcommittees or working groups shall operate under the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972, the Government in the Sunshine Act of 1976, and other appropriate federal regulations. Such subcommittees or workgroups shall not work independently of the chartered Board, and shall report all their recommendations and advice to the Board for full deliberation and VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:45 Feb 12, 2008 Jkt 214001 discussion. Subcommittees or workgroups have no authority to make decisions on behalf of the chartered Board nor can they report directly to the Department of Defense or any federal officers or employees who are not Board members. DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE The Board shall meet at the call of the Board’s Designated Federal Officer, in consultation with the Board’s chairperson. The Designated Federal Officer, pursuant to DoD policy, shall be a full-time or permanent part-time DoD employee, and shall be appointed in accordance with established DoD policies and procedures. The Designated Federal Officer or duly appointed Alternate Designated Federal Officer shall attend all committee meetings and subcommittee meetings. Pursuant to 41 CFR 102–3.105(j) and 102–3.140, the public or interested organizations may submit written statements to the U.S. Air Force Scientific Advisory Board membership about the Board’s mission and functions. Written statements may be submitted at any time or in response to the stated agenda of planned meetings of the U.S. Air Force Scientific Advisory Board. All written statements shall be submitted to the Designated Federal Officer for the U.S. Air Force Scientific Advisory Board, and this individual will ensure that the written statements are provided to the membership for their consideration. Contact information for the U.S. Air Force Scientific Advisory Board’s Designated Federal Officer can be obtained from the GSA’s FACA Database—https://www.fido.gov/ facadatabase/public.asp. The Designated Federal Officer, pursuant to 41 CFR 102–3.150, will announce planned meetings of the U.S. Air Force Scientific Advisory Board. The Designated Federal Officer, at that time, may provide additional guidance on the submission of written statements that are in response to the stated agenda for the planned meeting in question. AGENCY: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jim Freeman, Deputy Committee Management Officer for the Department of Defense, 703–601–2554, extension 128. Dated: February 7, 2008. L.M. Bynum, Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. [FR Doc. E8–2756 Filed 2–12–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P PO 00000 Frm 00036 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Department of the Navy [USN–2008–0005] Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records ACTION: Department of Navy. Notice to add a system of records. SUMMARY: The Department of Navy proposes to add a system of records to its inventory of record systems subject to the Privacy Act of 1974 (5 U.S.C. 552a), as amended. DATES: The changes will be effective on March 14, 2008 unless comments are received that would result in a contrary determination. ADDRESSES: Send comments to the Privacy Act Officer, Mrs. Doris Lama, Department of the Navy, 2000 Navy Pentagon, Washington, DC 20350–2000. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mrs. Doris Lama at (202) 685–6545. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Department of Navy notices for systems of records subject to the Privacy Act of 1974 (5 U.S.C. 552a), as amended, have been published in the Federal Register and are available from the address above. The proposed systems reports, as required by 5 U.S.C. 552a(r) of the Privacy Act of 1974, as amended, were submitted on February 6, 2008, to the House Committee on Government Oversight and Reform, the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, and the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) pursuant to paragraph 4c of Appendix I to OMB Circular No. A–130, ‘‘Federal Agency Responsibilities for Maintaining Records About Individuals,’’ dated February 8, 1996 (February 20, 1996, 61 FR 6427). Dated: February 7, 2008. L.M. Bynum, Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. NM05100–4 SYSTEM NAME: Driver Record Monitoring System (DRMS). SYSTEM LOCATION: Primary Location: SAMBA Holdings, 1730 Montano Road NW., Albuquerque, NM 87101–3200. Secondary Locations: Navy and Marine Corps activities. Official mailing addresses as published in the Standard Navy Distribution List that is available at http://doni.daps.dla.mil/sndl.aspx. 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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 30 (Wednesday, February 13, 2008)]
[Notices]
[Pages 8297-8298]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E8-2756]


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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Office of the Secretary of Defense


Renewal of Department of Defense Federal Advisory Committees

AGENCY: DoD.

ACTION: Renewal of Federal Advisory Committee.

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SUMMARY: Under the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act of

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1972, (5 U.S.C. Appendix, as amended), the Government in the Sunshine 
Act of 1976 (5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended), and 41 CFR 102-3.65, the 
Department of Defense gives notice that it is renewing the charter for 
the U.S. Air Force Scientific Advisory Board (hereafter referred to as 
the Board).
    The Board is a discretionary federal advisory committee established 
by the Secretary of Defense to provide the Department of the Air Force 
independent advice and recommendations on science and technology for 
continued air and space dominance. The Board, in accomplishing its 
mission: (a) Provides independent technical advice to the U.S. Air 
Force leadership; (b) studies topics deemed critical by the Secretary 
of the Air Force and the Chief of Staff of the U.S. Air Force; (c) 
recommends applications of technology to improve U.S. Air Force 
capabilities; and (d) provides an independent review of the quality and 
relevance of U.S. Air Force science and technology programs.
    The Board shall be composed of not more than 60 members, who are 
distinguished members of science and technology communities, industry 
and academia. Board members appointed by the Secretary of Defense, who 
are not federal officers or employees, shall serve as Special 
Government Employees under the authority of 5 U.S.C. 3109. Board 
members shall be appointed on an annual basis by the Secretary of 
Defense, and the Secretary of the Air Force shall select the Board's 
Chairperson from the total Board membership. In addition, the Secretary 
of the Air Force shall be authorized to appoint, as required, non-
voting consultants to provide technical expertise to the Board.
    Board members and consultants, if required, shall, with the 
exception of travel and per diem for official travel, serve without 
compensation. However, the Secretary of the Air Force, at his 
discretion, may authorize compensation to Board members and consultants 
in accordance with existing statutes, Executive Orders and regulations.
    The Board shall be authorized to establish subcommittees, as 
necessary and consistent with its mission, and these subcommittees or 
working groups shall operate under the provisions of the Federal 
Advisory Committee Act of 1972, the Government in the Sunshine Act of 
1976, and other appropriate federal regulations.
    Such subcommittees or workgroups shall not work independently of 
the chartered Board, and shall report all their recommendations and 
advice to the Board for full deliberation and discussion. Subcommittees 
or workgroups have no authority to make decisions on behalf of the 
chartered Board nor can they report directly to the Department of 
Defense or any federal officers or employees who are not Board members.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Board shall meet at the call of the 
Board's Designated Federal Officer, in consultation with the Board's 
chairperson. The Designated Federal Officer, pursuant to DoD policy, 
shall be a full-time or permanent part-time DoD employee, and shall be 
appointed in accordance with established DoD policies and procedures. 
The Designated Federal Officer or duly appointed Alternate Designated 
Federal Officer shall attend all committee meetings and subcommittee 
meetings.
    Pursuant to 41 CFR 102-3.105(j) and 102-3.140, the public or 
interested organizations may submit written statements to the U.S. Air 
Force Scientific Advisory Board membership about the Board's mission 
and functions. Written statements may be submitted at any time or in 
response to the stated agenda of planned meetings of the U.S. Air Force 
Scientific Advisory Board.
    All written statements shall be submitted to the Designated Federal 
Officer for the U.S. Air Force Scientific Advisory Board, and this 
individual will ensure that the written statements are provided to the 
membership for their consideration. Contact information for the U.S. 
Air Force Scientific Advisory Board's Designated Federal Officer can be 
obtained from the GSA's FACA Database--https://www.fido.gov/
facadatabase/public.asp.
    The Designated Federal Officer, pursuant to 41 CFR 102-3.150, will 
announce planned meetings of the U.S. Air Force Scientific Advisory 
Board. The Designated Federal Officer, at that time, may provide 
additional guidance on the submission of written statements that are in 
response to the stated agenda for the planned meeting in question.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jim Freeman, Deputy Committee 
Management Officer for the Department of Defense, 703-601-2554, 
extension 128.

    Dated: February 7, 2008.
L.M. Bynum,
Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense.
[FR Doc. E8-2756 Filed 2-12-08; 8:45 am]
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