Surety Companies Acceptable on Federal Bonds: Plaza Insurance Company, 20358-20359 [E8-7886]

Download as PDF jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES 20358 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 73 / Tuesday, April 15, 2008 / Notices Act: A Legacy for Users (SAFETEA–LU) (Pub. L. 109–59, 119 Stat. 1144). Section 1914 of SAFETEA–LU mandates the establishment of the Motorcyclist Advisory Council as follows: ‘‘The Secretary, acting through the Administrator of the Federal Highway Administration, in consultation with the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure of the House of Representatives and the Committee on Environment and Public Works of the Senate, shall appoint a Motorcyclist Advisory Council to coordinate with and advise the Administrator on infrastructure issues of concern to motorcyclists, including— (1) Barrier design; (2) Road design, construction, and maintenance practices; and (3) The architecture and implementation of intelligent transportation system technologies.’’ In addition, section 1914 specifies the membership of the council: ‘‘The Council shall consist of not more than ten members of the motorcycling community with professional expertise in national motorcyclist safety advocacy, including— (1) At least— (A) One member recommended by a national motorcyclist association; (B) One member recommended by a national motorcycle riders foundation; (C) One representative of the National Association of State Motorcycle Safety Administrators; (D) Two members of State motorcyclists’ organizations; (E) One member recommended by a national organization that represents the builders of highway infrastructure; (F) One member recommended by a national association that represents the traffic safety systems industry; and (G) One member of a national safety organization; and (2) At least one, and not more than two, motorcyclists who are traffic system design engineers or State transportation department officials.’’ To carry out this requirement, the FHWA published a notice of intent to form an advisory committee in the Federal Register on December 23, 2005 (70 FR 76353). This notice, consistent with the requirements of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), announced the establishment of the Council and invited comments and nominations for membership. The FHWA announced the ten members selected to the Council in the Federal Register on October 5, 2006 (71 FR 58903). An electronic copy of this document and the previous Federal Register notices associated with the MAC–FHWA can be downloaded VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:31 Apr 14, 2008 Jkt 214001 through the Federal eRulemaking Portal at: http://www.regulations.gov and the Office of the Federal Register’s home page at: http://www.archives.gov/ federal_register. The FHWA anticipates that the MAC– FHWA will meet at least once a year, with meetings held in the Washington, DC, metropolitan area and the FHWA will publish notices in the Federal Register to announce the times, dates, and locations of these meetings. Meetings of the Council are open to the public and time will be provided in each meeting’s schedule for comments by members of the public. Attendance will necessarily be limited by the size of the meeting room. Members of the public may present oral or written comments at the meeting or may present written materials by providing copies to Ms. Fran Bents, Westat, 1650 Research Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20850–3195, (240) 314–7557, 10 days prior to the meeting. The agenda topics for the meetings will include a discussion of the following issues: (1) Barrier design; (2) road design, construction, and maintenance practices; and (3) the architecture and implementation of intelligent transportation system technologies. Conclusion The fourth meeting of the Motorcyclist Advisory Council to the Federal Highway Administration will be held on May 6–7, 2008, at the Sheraton Crystal City, 1800 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, VA 22202 from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. on May 6, and from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. on May 7. Authority: Section 1914 of Pub. L. 109–59; Pub. L. 92–463, 5 U.S.C., App. II section 1. Issued on: April 7, 2008. James D. Ray, Acting Administrator. [FR Doc. E8–7941 Filed 4–14–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–22–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Surety Bond Branch at (202) 874–6850. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: A Certificate of Authority as an acceptable surety on Federal bonds is hereby issued under 31 U.S.C. 9305 to the following company: AXIS Reinsurance Company (NAIC #20370). Business Address: 11680 Great Oaks Way, Suite 500, Alpharetta, GA 30022. Phone: (678) 746–9400. Underwriting Limitation b/: $55,089,000. SURETY LICENSES c/: AL, AK, AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE, DC, FL, GA, GU, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, Ml, MN, MS, MO, MI, NE, NV, NH, NJ, NM, NY, ND, OH, OK, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, WI, WY. Incorporated In: New York. Federal bond-approving officers should annotate their reference copies of the Treasury Circular 570 (‘‘Circular’’), 2007 Revision, to reflect this addition. Certificates of Authority expire on June 30th each year, unless revoked prior to that date. The Certificates are subject to subsequent annual renewal as long as the companies remain qualified (see 31 CFR part 223). A list of qualified companies is published annually as of July 1st in the Circular, which outlines details as to the underwriting limitations, areas in which companies are licensed to transact surety business, and other information. The Circular may be viewed and downloaded through the Internet at http://www.fms.treas.gov/c570. Questions concerning this Notice may be directed to the U.S. Department of the Treasury, Financial Management Service, Financial Accounting and Services Division, Surety Bond Branch, 3700 East-West Highway, Room 6F01, Hyattsville, MD 20782. Dated: April 7, 2008. Vivian L. Cooper, Director, Financial Accounting and Services Division. [FR Doc. E8–7976 Filed 4–14–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–35–M Fiscal Service Surety Companies Acceptable on Federal Bonds: AXIS Reinsurance Company DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Financial Management Service, Fiscal Service, Department of the Treasury. ACTION: Notice. Surety Companies Acceptable on Federal Bonds: Plaza Insurance Company AGENCY: This is Supplement No. 10 to the Treasury Department Circular 570, 2007 Revision, published July 2, 2007, at 72 FR 36192. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00117 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Fiscal Service Financial Management Service, Fiscal Service, Department of the Treasury. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: E:\FR\FM\15APN1.SGM 15APN1 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 73 / Tuesday, April 15, 2008 / Notices SUMMARY: This is Supplement No. 8 to the Treasury Department Circular 570, 2007 Revision, published July 2, 2007, at 72 FR 36192. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Surety Bond Branch at (202) 874–6850. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: A Certificate of Authority as an acceptable surety on Federal bonds is hereby issued under 31 U.S.C. 9305 to the following company: Plaza Insurance Company (NAIC # 30945). Business Address: 700 West 47th Street, Suite 350, Kansas City, MO 64112. PHONE: (816) 412–2800. Underwriting Limitation b/: $1,025,000. Surety Licenses c/: AL, AK, AZ, AR, CA, DE, DC, FL, GA, ID, IL, IN, IA, KY, LA, MD, MI, MS, MO, MT, NE, NV, NM, NC, ND, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, WA, WV, WI, WY. Incorporated In: Missouri. Federal bond-approving officers should annotate their reference copies of the Treasury Circular 570 (‘‘Circular’’), 2007 Revision, to reflect this addition. Certificates of Authority expire on June each year, unless revoked prior to that date. The Certificates are subject to subsequent annual renewal as long as the companies remain qualified (see 31 CFR part 223). A list of qualified companies is published annually as of July 1 in the Circular, which outlines details as to underwriting limitations, areas in which companies are licensed to transact surety business, and other information. The Circular may be viewed and downloaded through the Internet at http://www.fms.treas.gov/c570. Questions concerning this Notice may be directed to the U.S. Department of the Treasury, Financial Management Service, Financial Accounting and Services Division, Surety Bond Branch, 3700 East-West Highway, Room 6F01, Hyattsville, MD 20782. Dated: March 13, 2008. Vivian L. Cooper, Director, Financial Accounting and Services Division. [FR Doc. E8–7886 Filed 4–14–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–35–M DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES [REG–144615–02] Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Regulation Project Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. AGENCY: VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:31 Apr 14, 2008 Jkt 214001 Notice and request for comments. ACTION: SUMMARY: The Department of the Treasury, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104–13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). Currently, the IRS is soliciting comments concerning an existing notice of proposed rulemaking, REG–144615–02, Methods to Determine Taxable Income in Connection with a Cost Sharing Arrangement (sec. 482). DATES: Written comments should be received on or before June 16, 2008 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Glenn P. Kirkland, Internal Revenue Service, room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20224. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of this regulation should be directed to Carolyn N. Brown, (202) 622–6688, Internal Revenue Service, room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20224, or through the Internet at Carolyn.N.Brown@irs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Methods to Determine Taxable Income in Connection with a Cost Sharing Arrangement. OMB Number: 1545–1364. Regulation Project Number: REG– 144615–02. Abstract: The collection of information related to the IRS’s assessment of whether a cost sharing arrangement is valid, and whether each participant’s share of costs is proportionate to the participant’s share of benefits, and whether arm’s length compensation has been paid to those participants providing external contributions such that an appropriate return is provided to those participants for putting their funds at risk to a greater extent than the other participants. Current Actions: There is no change to this existing regulation. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit organizations, individuals or households, not-for-profit institutions, and Federal, state, local or tribal governments. Estimated Number of Respondents: 500. Estimated Time per Respondent: 2 hrs, 30 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 1,250. PO 00000 Frm 00118 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 20359 The following paragraph applies to all of the collections of information covered by this notice. An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to, a collection of information unless the collection of information displays a valid OMB control number. Books or records relating to a collection of information must be retained as long as their contents may become material in the administration of any internal revenue law. Generally, tax returns and tax return information are confidential, as required by 26 U.S.C. 6103. Request for Comments: Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology; and (e) estimates of capital or start-up costs and costs of operation, maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information. Approved: April 9, 2008. Allan M. Hopkins, IRS Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 73 (Tuesday, April 15, 2008)]
[Notices]
[Pages 20358-20359]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E8-7886]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Fiscal Service


Surety Companies Acceptable on Federal Bonds: Plaza Insurance 
Company

AGENCY: Financial Management Service, Fiscal Service, Department of the 
Treasury.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: This is Supplement No. 8 to the Treasury Department Circular 
570, 2007 Revision, published July 2, 2007, at 72 FR 36192.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Surety Bond Branch at (202) 874-6850.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: A Certificate of Authority as an acceptable 
surety on Federal bonds is hereby issued under 31 U.S.C. 9305 to the 
following company:
    Plaza Insurance Company (NAIC  30945). Business Address: 
700 West 47th Street, Suite 350, Kansas City, MO 64112. PHONE: (816) 
412-2800. Underwriting Limitation b/: $1,025,000. Surety Licenses c/: 
AL, AK, AZ, AR, CA, DE, DC, FL, GA, ID, IL, IN, IA, KY, LA, MD, MI, MS, 
MO, MT, NE, NV, NM, NC, ND, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, WA, WV, 
WI, WY. Incorporated In: Missouri.
    Federal bond-approving officers should annotate their reference 
copies of the Treasury Circular 570 (``Circular''), 2007 Revision, to 
reflect this addition.
    Certificates of Authority expire on June each year, unless revoked 
prior to that date. The Certificates are subject to subsequent annual 
renewal as long as the companies remain qualified (see 31 CFR part 
223). A list of qualified companies is published annually as of July 1 
in the Circular, which outlines details as to underwriting limitations, 
areas in which companies are licensed to transact surety business, and 
other information.
    The Circular may be viewed and downloaded through the Internet at 
http://www.fms.treas.gov/c570.
    Questions concerning this Notice may be directed to the U.S. 
Department of the Treasury, Financial Management Service, Financial 
Accounting and Services Division, Surety Bond Branch, 3700 East-West 
Highway, Room 6F01, Hyattsville, MD 20782.

    Dated: March 13, 2008.
Vivian L. Cooper,
Director, Financial Accounting and Services Division.
 [FR Doc. E8-7886 Filed 4-14-08; 8:45 am]
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