Renewal of Department of Defense Federal Advisory Committees, 19053-19054 [E8-7316]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 68 / Tuesday, April 8, 2008 / Notices Current Action The Corporation seeks to create renewal application instructions specifically for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service grants. When finalized, the application will include additional instructions to clarify narrative and budget sections; will contain an updated list of ‘‘Service Categories’’ used by applicants to identify the types of needs the national service participants will meet; and will contain current references used in the grants management system. Type of Review: Renewal. Agency: Corporation for National and Community Service. Title: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service Application Instructions. OMB Number: 3045–0110. Affected Public: Eligible applicants to the Corporation for National and Community Service for funding of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service Grants. Total Respondents: 80. Frequency: Annual. Average Time per Response: Ten (10) hours. Estimated Total Burden Hours: 800 hours. Total Burden Cost (capital/startup): None. Total Burden Cost (operating/ maintenance): None. Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for Office of Management and Budget approval of the information collection request; they will also become a matter of public record. Dated: April 2, 2008. Elizabeth Seale, Chief Operating Officer, Office of Chief Operating Officer. [FR Doc. E8–7289 Filed 4–7–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6050–$$–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Office of the Secretary Reserve Forces Policy Board (RFPB) Department of Defense; Office of the Secretary of Defense Reserve Forces Policy Board. ACTION: Notice of Advisory Committee Meeting. pwalker on PROD1PC71 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (5 U.S.C., Appendix, as amended), the Sunshine in the Government Act of 1976 (5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended), and 41 CFR 102–3.150, the Department of Defense announces the following Federal advisory committee meeting: VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:09 Apr 07, 2008 Jkt 214001 Reserve Forces Policy Board (RFPB). DATE: April 15–16, 2008. TIME: (15th) 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.; (16th) 8 a.m.–4 p.m. LOCATION: Meeting address is HQ U.S. Northern Command, Building 2, Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado 80914. Mailing address is Reserve Forces Policy Board, 7300 Defense Pentagon, Washington, DC 20301–7300. PURPOSE OF THE MEETING: An open quarterly meeting of the Reserve Forces Policy Board. AGENDA: Discussion of homeland security and other issues relevant to the Reserve Components. MEETING ACCESSIBILITY: Pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended, and 41 CFR 102–3.140 through 102–3.165, and the availability of space this meeting is open to the public. To request a seat, contact the DFO not later than 4/9/08 at 703–697–4486, or by e-mail, marjorie.davis@osd.mil and/or donald.ahern@osd.mil. WRITTEN STATEMENTS: Pursuant to 41 CFR 102–3.105(j) and 102–3.140, the public or interested organizations may submit written statements to the membership of the Reserve Forces Policy Board at any time or in response to the stated agenda of a planned meeting. Written statements should be submitted to the Reserve Forces Policy Board’s Designated Federal Officer. The Designated Federal Officer’s contact information can be obtained from the GSA’s FACA Database—https:// www.fido.gov/facadatabase/public.asp. Written statements that do not pertain to a scheduled meeting of the Reserve Forces Policy Board may be submitted at any time. However, if individual comments pertain to a specific topic being discussed at a planned meeting then these statements must be submitted no later than five business days prior to the meeting in question. The Designated Federal Officer will review all submitted written statements and provide copies to all the committee members. NAME OF COMMITTEE: Col Marjorie Davis, Designated Federal Officer, (703) 697–4486 (Voice), (703) 614–0504 (Facsimile), marjorie.davis@osd.mil. Mailing address is Reserve Forces Policy Board, 7300 Defense Pentagon, Washington, DC 20301–7300. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Due to scheduling difficulties the Reserve Forces Policy Board was unable to finalize its agenda in time to publish notice of its meeting in the Federal SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: PO 00000 Frm 00007 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 19053 Register for the 15-calendar days required by 41 CFR 102–3.150(a). Accordingly, the Committee Management Officer for the Department of Defense, pursuant to 41 CFR 102– 3.150(b), waives the 15-calendar day notification requirement. Dated: April 2, 2008. L.M. Bynum, Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. [FR Doc. E8–7314 Filed 4–7–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P 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 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 Defense Department Advisory Committee on Women in the Services (hereafter referred to as the Committee). The Committee is a discretionary federal advisory committee established by the Secretary of Defense to provide the Department of Defense, and the Under Secretary of Defense (Personnel and Readiness), independent advice and recommendations on matters and policies relating to the recruitment and retention, treatment, employment, integration, and well-being of highly qualified professional women in the Armed Forces and provide advice and recommendations on family issues related to. The Committee, in accomplishing its mission: (a) Reports and recommends healthcare issues specific to female service members; and (b) provides recommendations to military spouse career and employment opportunity. The Committee shall be composed of not more than 15 members, who represent a distribution of demography, professional career fields, community service, and geography, and selected on the basis of their experience in the military, as a member of a military family, or with women’s or familyrelated workforce issues. Committee members appointed by the Secretary of Defense, who are not federal officers or employees, shall serve as Special E:\FR\FM\08APN1.SGM 08APN1 pwalker on PROD1PC71 with NOTICES 19054 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 68 / Tuesday, April 8, 2008 / Notices Government Employees under the authority of 5 U.S.C. 3109. Committee members shall be appointed on an annual basis by the Secretary of Defense, and shall serve no more than three years on the Committee; the Secretary of Defense may authorize a Committee member to serve longer than three years on the Committee. Committee members shall serve without compensation, with the exception of travel and per diem for official travel. The Committee 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 Committee, and shall report all their recommendations and advice to the Committee for full deliberation and discussion. Subcommittees or workgroups have no authority to make decisions on behalf of the chartered Committee nor can they report directly to the Department of Defense or any federal officers or employees who are not Committee members. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Committee shall meet at the call of the Committee’s Designated Federal Officer, in consultation with the Committee’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 Defense Department Advisory Committee on Women in the Services membership about the Committee’s mission and functions. Written statements may be submitted at any time or in response to the stated agenda of planned meetings of the Defense Department Advisory Committee on Women in the Services. All written statements shall be submitted to the Designated Federal Officer for the Defense Department Advisory Committee on Women in the Services, and this individual will ensure that the written statements are provided to the membership for their consideration. Contact information for the Defense Department Advisory VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:09 Apr 07, 2008 Jkt 214001 Committee on Women in the Service’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 Defense Department Advisory Committee on Women in the Services. 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: Contact Jim Freeman, Deputy Committee Management Officer for the Department of Defense, 703–601–6128. Dated: April 2, 2008. L.M. Bynum, Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. [FR Doc. E8–7316 Filed 4–7–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P (TRADOC), HQ Department of the Army, and the academic and business communities. For Further Information Contact: All communications regarding this committee should be addressed to Mr. Carlton Hardy, at Commander, Headquarters TRADOC, ATTN: ATTG–VN (Mr. Hardy), Fort Monroe, VA 23651–5000; e-mail: carlton.hardy@us.army.mil. Supplementary Information: Meeting of the advisory committee is open to the public. Because of limited meeting space, attendance will be limited to those persons who have notified the Advisory Committee Management Office in writing at least five days prior to the meeting of their intention to attend. Contact Mr. Hardy (carlton.hardy@us.army.mil) for meeting agenda and specific locations. Any member of the public may file a written statement with the committee before, during, or after the meeting. To the extent that time permits, the committee chairman may allow public presentations or oral statements at the meeting. Robert E. Seger, Senior Executive Service, Assistant Deputy Chief of Staff, G–3/5/7. [FR Doc. E8–7320 Filed 4–7–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3710–08–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Department of the Army DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Advisory Committee Meeting Notice Department of the Army; Corps of Engineers Department of the Army, DOD. Notice of meeting. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: In accordance with Section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92–463), announcement is made of the following meeting: Name of Committee: Army Education Advisory Committee. Date: April 23, 2008. Place: Crowne Plaza Williamsburg at Ft. Magruder, 6945 Pocahontas Trail, Williamsburg, VA 23185. Time: 0830–1700. Proposed Agenda: The meeting agenda includes a review of actions and recommendations from five subcommittees: Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center, Command and General Staff College Board of Visitors, Army War College Board of Visitors, Distance Learning/Training Technology Applications Subcommittee, and the Reserve Officer Training Corps Subcommittee. Committee members will also be briefed on new Department of the Army initiatives: the College of the American Soldier and the Army Civilian University. Purpose of the Meeting: To review recommendations submitted from the last meeting of each of the five subcommittees and forward approved recommendation to the Office of the Administrative Assistant, Secretary of the Army and the subcommittee decision maker. 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The Proposed Action consists of three major components: the 810-acre Campus; the 870-acre Community North; and the 1,245-acre Community South. The University controls the land that comprises the campus. University Community Land Company, LLC (UCLC), a not-for-profit corporation, owns the land that comprises Community North. LWH Farms, LLC E:\FR\FM\08APN1.SGM 08APN1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 68 (Tuesday, April 8, 2008)]
[Notices]
[Pages 19053-19054]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E8-7316]


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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 
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 Defense Department Advisory Committee on Women in the Services 
(hereafter referred to as the Committee).
    The Committee is a discretionary federal advisory committee 
established by the Secretary of Defense to provide the Department of 
Defense, and the Under Secretary of Defense (Personnel and Readiness), 
independent advice and recommendations on matters and policies relating 
to the recruitment and retention, treatment, employment, integration, 
and well-being of highly qualified professional women in the Armed 
Forces and provide advice and recommendations on family issues related 
to. The Committee, in accomplishing its mission: (a) Reports and 
recommends healthcare issues specific to female service members; and 
(b) provides recommendations to military spouse career and employment 
opportunity.
    The Committee shall be composed of not more than 15 members, who 
represent a distribution of demography, professional career fields, 
community service, and geography, and selected on the basis of their 
experience in the military, as a member of a military family, or with 
women's or family-related workforce issues. Committee members appointed 
by the Secretary of Defense, who are not federal officers or employees, 
shall serve as Special

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Government Employees under the authority of 5 U.S.C. 3109. Committee 
members shall be appointed on an annual basis by the Secretary of 
Defense, and shall serve no more than three years on the Committee; the 
Secretary of Defense may authorize a Committee member to serve longer 
than three years on the Committee. Committee members shall serve 
without compensation, with the exception of travel and per diem for 
official travel.
    The Committee 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 Committee, and shall report all their recommendations and 
advice to the Committee for full deliberation and discussion. 
Subcommittees or workgroups have no authority to make decisions on 
behalf of the chartered Committee nor can they report directly to the 
Department of Defense or any federal officers or employees who are not 
Committee members.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Committee shall meet at the call of the 
Committee's Designated Federal Officer, in consultation with the 
Committee'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 Defense 
Department Advisory Committee on Women in the Services membership about 
the Committee's mission and functions. Written statements may be 
submitted at any time or in response to the stated agenda of planned 
meetings of the Defense Department Advisory Committee on Women in the 
Services.
    All written statements shall be submitted to the Designated Federal 
Officer for the Defense Department Advisory Committee on Women in the 
Services, and this individual will ensure that the written statements 
are provided to the membership for their consideration. Contact 
information for the Defense Department Advisory Committee on Women in 
the Service'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 Defense Department Advisory Committee 
on Women in the Services. 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: Contact Jim Freeman, Deputy Committee 
Management Officer for the Department of Defense, 703-601-6128.

    Dated: April 2, 2008.
L.M. Bynum,
Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense.
[FR Doc. E8-7316 Filed 4-7-08; 8:45 am]
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