Notice of Availability of Calendar Year 2009 Competitive Grant Funds, 31149-31150 [E8-12088]

Download as PDF sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 105 / Friday, May 30, 2008 / Notices immediately before and during the use of non-permissible electronic test and diagnostic equipment in or inby the last open crosscut, in return areas, or within 150 feet of pillar workings or longwall face; (8) if methane at or above 1.0 percent is detected, non-permissible electronic testing and diagnostic equipment will not be used; (9) if methane is detected while nonpermissible electronic equipment is in use, the equipment will be de-energized immediately and will be withdrawn outby the last open crosscut or to a minimum of 150 feet outby pillar workings or longwall face; and (10) all hand-held methane detectors will be MSHA approved and maintained in permissible and proper operating condition as defined in 30 CFR 75.320. The petitioner further states that qualified personnel engaged in the use of electronic test and diagnostic equipment will be properly trained to recognize the hazards and limitations associated with the use of the equipment. Persons may review a complete description of petitioner’s alternative method and procedures at the MSHA address listed in the notice. The petitioner asserts that the proposed alternative method will at all times guarantee no less than the same measure of protection afforded the miners by such standard with no diminution of safety to the miners. Docket Number: M–2008–024–C. Petitioner: TJS Mining Company, Inc., 2340 Smith Road, Shelocta, Pennsylvania 15774. Mine: TJS #6 Mine, MSHA I.D. No. 35–09464, located in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania. Regulation Affected: 30 CFR 75.500(b), (c), and (d) (Permissible electric equipment). Modification Request: The petitioner requests a modification of the existing standard to permit the use of lowvoltage or battery-powered nonpermissible equipment in or inby the last open crosscut under controlled conditions, for testing and diagnosing the mining equipment, for advancing surveyor sites in the working sections, and for final surveying in the return areas of the mine. The petitioner states that: (1) The use of non-permissible lowvoltage or battery-powered equipment will be limited to: laptop computers, oscilloscopes, vibration analysis machines, cable fault detectors, point temperature probes, infrared temperature devices and recorders, insulation testers, battery operated drills, electronic transits, insulation testers (meggers), voltage, current and power measurement devices and recorders, pressure flow measurement VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:52 May 29, 2008 Jkt 214001 devices, signal analyzer devices, ultrasonic thickness gauges, electronic component testers, digital cameras, and electronic tachometers; (2) other testing and diagnostic equipment may be used if approved in advance by MSHA’s District Office; (3) non-permissible electronic testing and diagnostic equipment will be used only when equivalent permissible equipment is not available; (4) all other test and diagnostic equipment used within 150 feet of pillar workings will be permissible; (5) all non-permissible electronic testing and diagnostic equipment used in or inby the last open crosscut, in return area, or within 150 feet of pillar workings or longwall face, will be examined by a qualified person prior to use, to insure that the equipment is being maintained in a safe operating condition; (6) results of the examination will be recorded in the weekly examination book and made available to an authorized representative of the Secretary and to the miners at the mine; (7) a qualified person will continuously monitor for methane immediately before and during the use of non-permissible electronic test and diagnostic equipment in or inby the last open crosscut, in return areas, or within 150 feet of pillar workings or longwall face; (8) if methane at or above 1.0 percent is detected, non-permissible electronic testing and diagnostic equipment will not be used; (9) if methane is detected while nonpermissible electronic equipment is in use, the equipment will be de-energized immediately and will be withdrawn outby the last open crosscut or to a minimum of 150 feet outby pillar workings or longwall face; and (10) all hand-held methane detectors will be MSHA approved and maintained in permissible and proper operating condition as defined in 30 CFR 75.320. The petitioner further states that qualified personnel engaged in the use of electronic test and diagnostic equipment will be properly trained to recognize the hazards and limitations associated with the use of the equipment. Persons may review a complete description of petitioner’s alternative method and procedures at the MSHA address listed in the notice. The petitioner asserts that the proposed alternative method will at all times guarantee no less than the same measure of protection afforded the miners by PO 00000 Frm 00098 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 31149 such standard with no diminution of safety to the miners. Jack Powasnik, Deputy Director, Office of Standards, Regulations, and Variances. [FR Doc. E8–12035 Filed 5–29–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–43–P LEGAL SERVICES CORPORATION Notice of Availability of Calendar Year 2009 Competitive Grant Funds Legal Services Corporation. Solicitation for Proposals for the Provision of Civil Legal Services. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: The Legal Services Corporation (LSC) is the national organization charged with administering Federal funds provided for civil legal services to low-income people. LSC hereby announces the availability of competitive grant funds for the provision of a full range of civil legal services to eligible clients throughout the VA–20 service area in northern Virginia. It is anticipated that the grant amount for the service area will be similar to the amount awarded for calendar year 2008—approximately $1.1 million. The grant will be awarded in January 2009. DATES: See Supplementary Information for grants competition dates. ADDRESSES: Legal Services Corporation—Competitive Grants, 3333 K Street, NW., Third Floor, Washington, DC 20007–3522. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Office of Program Performance by e-mail at competition@lsc.gov, or visit the grants competition Web site at http:// www.grants.lsc,.gov. The Request for Proposals (RFP) is available at http://www.grants.lsc.gov. Refer to the RFP for instructions on preparing the grant proposal; the regulations and guidelines governing LSC funding; and grant proposal submission requirements. Service area VA–20 is comprised of the following northern Virginia counties and cities: Arlington County, Caroline County, Culpeper County, Essex County, Fairfax County, Fauquier County, King and Queen County, King George County, King William County, Lancaster County, Loudoun County, Madison County, Northumberland County, Orange County, Prince William County, Rappahannock County, Richmond County, Spotsylvania County, Stafford County, Westmoreland County, Alexandria City, Fairfax City, SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\30MYN1.SGM 30MYN1 31150 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 105 / Friday, May 30, 2008 / Notices Falls Church City, Fredericksburg City, Manassas City, and Manassas Park City. Applicants must file a Notice of Intent to Compete (NIC) to participate in the competitive grants process. The deadline for filing the NIC is September 5, 2008, 5 p.m., E.D.T. The deadline for filing grant proposals is October 10, 2008, 5 p.m., E.D.T. The dates shown in this notice for filing the NIC and the grant proposals supersede the dates in the 2009 RFP. All other instructions, guidelines, and grant proposal requirements provided in the 2009 RFP remain in effect unless otherwise noted. LSC is seeking proposals from: (1) Non-profit organizations that have as a purpose the provision of legal assistance to eligible clients; (2) private attorneys; (3) groups of private attorneys or law firms; (4) state or local governments; and (5) sub-state regional planning and coordination agencies that are composed of sub-state areas and whose governing boards are controlled by locally elected officials. LSC will not fax the RFP to interested parties. Interested parties are asked to visit http://www.grants.lsc.gov regularly for updates on the LSC competitive grants process. Dated: May 23, 2008. Victor M. Fortuno, Vice President and General Counsel. [FR Doc. E8–12088 Filed 5–29–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7050–01–P NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION Dated: May 22, 2008. Keith T. Sefton, Deputy General Counsel, Administration and Management. [FR Doc. E8–12156 Filed 5–29–08; 8:45 am] [Notice (08–049)] Notice of Intent To Grant Exclusive License National Aeronautics and Space Administration. ACTION: Notice of Intent To Grant Exclusive License. AGENCY: sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES BILLING CODE 7510–13–P This notice is issued in accordance with 35 U.S.C. 209(e) and 37 CFR 404.7(a)(1)(i). NASA hereby gives notice of its intent to grant an exclusive license to practice the invention described in U.S. Patent No. 6,676,912 entitled ‘‘Method for Removal of Nitrogen Oxides from Stationary Combustion Sources’’ to FMC Corporation, having its principal place of business in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The patent rights in this invention are assigned to the United States of America as represented by the Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. The prospective exclusive license will SUMMARY: VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:52 May 29, 2008 Jkt 214001 comply with the terms and conditions of 35 U.S.C. 209 and 37 CFR 404.7. DATES: The prospective exclusive license may be granted unless, within fifteen (15) days from the date of this published notice, NASA receives written objections including evidence and argument that establish that the grant of the license would not be consistent with the requirements of 35 U.S.C. 209 and 37 CFR 404.7. Competing applications completed and received by NASA within fifteen (15) days of the date of this published notice will also be treated as objections to the grant of the contemplated exclusive license. Objections submitted in response to this notice will not be made available to the public for inspection and, to the extent permitted by law, will not be released under the Freedom of Information Act, 5 U.S.C. 552. ADDRESSES: Objections relating to the prospective license may be submitted to Randall M. Heald, Patent Counsel, Office of the Chief Counsel, Mail Code CC–A, NASA John F. Kennedy Space Center, Kennedy Space Center, FL 32899. Telephone: 321–867–7214; Facsimile: 321–867–1817. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Randall M. Heald, Patent Counsel, Office of the Chief Counsel, Mail Code CC–A, NASA John F. Kennedy Space Center, Kennedy Space Center, FL 32899. Telephone: 321–867–7214; Facsimile: 321–867–1817. Information about other NASA inventions available for licensing can be found online at http://techtracs.nasa.gov/. NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC). ACTION: Notice of pending NRC action to submit an information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and solicitation of public comment. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The NRC is preparing a submittal to OMB for review of continued approval of information collections under the provisions of the PO 00000 Frm 00099 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35). Information pertaining to the requirement to be submitted: 1. The title of the information collection: 10 CFR part 33—Specific Domestic Licenses of Broad Scope for Byproduct Material. 2. Current OMB approval number: 3150–0015. 3. How often the collection is required: There is a one-time submittal of information to receive a license. Once a specific license has been issued, there is a 10-year resubmittal of the information for renewal of the license. 4. Who is required or asked to report: All applicants requesting a license of broad scope for byproduct material and all current licensees requesting renewal of a broad scope license. 5. The number of annual respondents: All of the information collections in Part 33 are captured under OMB clearance number 3150–0120 for NRC Form 313. 6. The number of hours needed annually to complete the requirement or request: See item 5. 7. Abstract: 10 CFR part 33 contains mandatory requirements for the issuance of a broad scope license authorizing the use of byproduct material. The subparts cover specific requirements for obtaining a license of broad scope. These requirements include equipment, facilities, personnel, and procedures adequate to protect health and minimize danger to life or property. Submit, by July 29, 2008, comments that address the following questions: 1. Is the proposed collection of information necessary for the NRC to properly perform its functions? Does the information have practical utility? 2. Is the burden estimate accurate? 3. Is there a way to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected? 4. How can the burden of the information collection be minimized, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology? A copy of the draft supporting statement may be viewed free of charge at the NRC Public Document Room, One White Flint North, 11555 Rockville Pike, Room O–1 F21, Rockville, MD 20852. OMB clearance requests are available at the NRC worldwide Web site: http://www.nrc.gov/public-involve/ doc-comment/omb/index.html. The document will be available on the NRC home page site for 60 days after the signature date of this notice. Comments and questions about the information collection requirements may be directed to the NRC Clearance E:\FR\FM\30MYN1.SGM 30MYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 105 (Friday, May 30, 2008)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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LEGAL SERVICES CORPORATION


Notice of Availability of Calendar Year 2009 Competitive Grant 
Funds

AGENCY: Legal Services Corporation.

ACTION: Solicitation for Proposals for the Provision of Civil Legal 
Services.

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SUMMARY: The Legal Services Corporation (LSC) is the national 
organization charged with administering Federal funds provided for 
civil legal services to low-income people. LSC hereby announces the 
availability of competitive grant funds for the provision of a full 
range of civil legal services to eligible clients throughout the VA-20 
service area in northern Virginia. It is anticipated that the grant 
amount for the service area will be similar to the amount awarded for 
calendar year 2008--approximately $1.1 million. The grant will be 
awarded in January 2009.

DATES: See Supplementary Information for grants competition dates.

ADDRESSES: Legal Services Corporation--Competitive Grants, 3333 K 
Street, NW., Third Floor, Washington, DC 20007-3522.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Office of Program Performance by e-
mail at competition@lsc.gov, or visit the grants competition Web site 
at http://www.grants.lsc,.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Request for Proposals (RFP) is available 
at http://www.grants.lsc.gov. Refer to the RFP for instructions on 
preparing the grant proposal; the regulations and guidelines governing 
LSC funding; and grant proposal submission requirements.
    Service area VA-20 is comprised of the following northern Virginia 
counties and cities: Arlington County, Caroline County, Culpeper 
County, Essex County, Fairfax County, Fauquier County, King and Queen 
County, King George County, King William County, Lancaster County, 
Loudoun County, Madison County, Northumberland County, Orange County, 
Prince William County, Rappahannock County, Richmond County, 
Spotsylvania County, Stafford County, Westmoreland County, Alexandria 
City, Fairfax City,

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Falls Church City, Fredericksburg City, Manassas City, and Manassas 
Park City.
    Applicants must file a Notice of Intent to Compete (NIC) to 
participate in the competitive grants process. The deadline for filing 
the NIC is September 5, 2008, 5 p.m., E.D.T. The deadline for filing 
grant proposals is October 10, 2008, 5 p.m., E.D.T.
    The dates shown in this notice for filing the NIC and the grant 
proposals supersede the dates in the 2009 RFP. All other instructions, 
guidelines, and grant proposal requirements provided in the 2009 RFP 
remain in effect unless otherwise noted.
    LSC is seeking proposals from: (1) Non-profit organizations that 
have as a purpose the provision of legal assistance to eligible 
clients; (2) private attorneys; (3) groups of private attorneys or law 
firms; (4) state or local governments; and (5) sub-state regional 
planning and coordination agencies that are composed of sub-state areas 
and whose governing boards are controlled by locally elected officials.
    LSC will not fax the RFP to interested parties. Interested parties 
are asked to visit http://www.grants.lsc.gov regularly for updates on 
the LSC competitive grants process.

    Dated: May 23, 2008.
Victor M. Fortuno,
Vice President and General Counsel.
 [FR Doc. E8-12088 Filed 5-29-08; 8:45 am]
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