Endangered and Threatened Species; Sea Turtles, 35123-35124 [E8-13986]

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Type of Review: Regular submission. Affected Public: Individuals or households. VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:53 Jun 19, 2008 Jkt 214001 Estimated Number of Respondents: 11,100 households in American Samoa; 19,400 households in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands; 52,500 households in Guam; 55,300 households in the U.S. Virgin Islands. Estimated Time Per Response: American Samoa Census Form: 64 minutes; the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands Census Form: 47 minutes; Guam Census Form: 43 minutes; the U.S. Virgin Islands Census Form: 42 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: American Samoa Census Form: 11,840 hours; the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands Census Form: 15,197; Guam Census Form: 37,625 hours; the U.S. Virgin Islands Census Form: 38,710 hours. Estimated Total Annual Cost: $0. Respondent’s Obligation: Mandatory. Legal Authority: Title 13 U.S.C. Sections 141 and 191. IV. Request for Comments Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed 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 (including hours and cost) of the proposed collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (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. Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB approval of this information collection; they also will become a matter of public record. Dated: June 16, 2008. Gwellnar Banks, Management Analyst, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. E8–13906 Filed 6–19–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–07–P PO 00000 35123 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration [Docket No. 080604733–8735–01] RIN 0648–XI35 Endangered and Threatened Species; Sea Turtles National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of request for nominations for the Head of the IAC Secretariat. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Parties to the InterAmerican Convention for the Protection and Conservation of Sea Turtles (IAC) agreed at the October 2007 Extraordinary Meeting of Parties to a procedure and terms of reference to select the Head of the Secretariat. Therefore, in accordance with that resolution, the United States Government is seeking nominations for the position of the Head of the Secretariat. The United States Government will nominate a candidate to the position. At the November 2008 Conference of Parties, the Parties will choose from all the nominations a Head of the Secretariat. DATES: Nominations must be submitted by 5pm eastern Friday, June 20, 2008, per the instructions below. ADDRESSES: Send comments by any one of the following methods. (1) Electronic Submissions: Submit all letters of interest via e-mail to: Alexis.Gutierrez@noaa.gov. Include in the subject line of the e-mail the following identifier: Letter of Interest for the Head of the IAC Secretariat. Attachments to electronic comments will be accepted in Microsoft Word, Excel, WordPerfect, or Adobe PDF file formats only. (2) Fax: 301–713–0376, Attn: U.S. Focal Point for the IAC, Ms. Alexis T. Gutierrez (3) Mail, Attn: U.S. Focal Point for the IAC, Ms. Alexis T. Gutierrez, Office of Protected Resources, 13th Floor, 1315 East-West Highway, Silver Spring, MD 20910 (4) General Information about the IAC can be found at www.iacseaturtle.org. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Alexis T. Gutierrez (ph. 301–713–2322, fax 301–427–2522). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background In 2001, the InterAmerican Convention for the Protection and Frm 00008 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\20JNN1.SGM 20JNN1 35124 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 120 / Friday, June 20, 2008 / Notices Conservation of Sea Turtles (IAC) came into force. The objective of the Convention is to promote the protection, conservation and recovery of sea turtle populations and of the habitats on which they depend, based on the best available scientific evidence, taking into account the environmental, socioeconomic and cultural characteristics of the Parties. There are currently 13 parties to the Convention. For the last seven years, the IAC has operated through a Pro Tempore Secretariat. The term of the current Pro Tempore Secretariat will expire at the end of 2008. The Parties are currently seeking candidates for the position of Head of the Secretariat. Under resolution CIT-COPE1–2007–R1, each Party is responsible for nominating a candidate for consideration as the Head of the Secretariat. The United States government is using this Federal Register notice to solicit individuals who wish to be considered for this position. After evaluation of those individuals, the United States Government will submit a nomination to be considered by the Conference of Parties. The applicant will be informed of their selection as the United States nominee prior to the submission. After all the Parties have submitted applicants, the Parties will select the top four candidates to be interviewed at the November 2008 Conference of Parties meeting in Honduras. At that same meeting, the Parties will choose a Head of the Secretariat. The candidate selected to be the Head of the Secretariat, will be expected to begin in January of 2009. All nominations for the position must meet the requirements outlined in IAC Resolution (CIT-COPE1–2007–R1). This resolution can be found at http:// www.iacseaturtle.org/iacseaturtle/ English/download/CIT-COPE1–2007– R1%20Eng.pdf . Information regarding the IAC, such as the text of the Convention, approved resolutions, Parties and more can be found at www.iacseaturtle.org. All letters of interest should contain the following information, and be submitted to the individual listed in ADDRESSES by 5pm eastern, Friday, June 27, 2008: 1. A cover letter to Ms. Alexis T. Gutierrez, United States Government focal point, containing a statement of purpose of the application and succinct descriptions of the applicant experiences and abilities. 2. Curriculum Vitae 3. List of publications, if available. 4. Three letters of reference from persons with a recent knowledge of the applicant’s character, qualifications and experience. Authority: Endangered Species Act, Title 16, United States Code, Section 1536 et seq. Dated: June 16, 2008. John Oliver, Deputy Assistant Administrator for Operations, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. E8–13986 Filed 6–19–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–S DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Office of the Secretary U.S. Nuclear Command and Control System Comprehensive Review Advisory Committee Closed Meetings Department of Defense. Notice. 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. paragraph 552b, as amended), and 41 CFR paragraph 102– 3.150, the Department of Defense announces the following meetings of the U.S. Nuclear Command and Control System Comprehensive Review Advisory Committee. DATES: July 8, 2008 (8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) and July 9, 2008 (8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.) Pentagon Conference Center M4 and B6 respectively. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. William L. Jones, (703) 681–8681, U.S. Nuclear Command and Control System Support Staff (NSS), Skyline 3, 5201 Leesburg Pike, Suite 500, Falls Church, Virginia 22041. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Purposes of the Meetings: To provide an overview of Nuclear Command and Control System assessments and to present Research Group Plans of Action and Milestones in support of the Review’s objectives. ADDRESSES: AGENDA, JULY 8, 2008 Time Topic 8:30 am ......................... 8:50 am ......................... 9:10 am ......................... 9:30 am ......................... 9:50 am ......................... 10:10 am ....................... 10:30 am ....................... 10:50 am ....................... 11:15 am ....................... 12:30 pm ....................... Administrative Remarks ........................................................................ NCCS Annual Report ............................................................................ 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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 120 (Friday, June 20, 2008)]
[Notices]
[Pages 35123-35124]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E8-13986]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

[Docket No. 080604733-8735-01]
RIN 0648-XI35


Endangered and Threatened Species; Sea Turtles

AGENCY: National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and 
Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce.

ACTION: Notice of request for nominations for the Head of the IAC 
Secretariat.

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SUMMARY: The Parties to the InterAmerican Convention for the Protection 
and Conservation of Sea Turtles (IAC) agreed at the October 2007 
Extraordinary Meeting of Parties to a procedure and terms of reference 
to select the Head of the Secretariat. Therefore, in accordance with 
that resolution, the United States Government is seeking nominations 
for the position of the Head of the Secretariat. The United States 
Government will nominate a candidate to the position. At the November 
2008 Conference of Parties, the Parties will choose from all the 
nominations a Head of the Secretariat.

DATES: Nominations must be submitted by 5pm eastern Friday, June 20, 
2008, per the instructions below.

ADDRESSES: Send comments by any one of the following methods.
    (1) Electronic Submissions: Submit all letters of interest via e-
mail to: Alexis.Gutierrez@noaa.gov. Include in the subject line of the 
e-mail the following identifier: Letter of Interest for the Head of the 
IAC Secretariat. Attachments to electronic comments will be accepted in 
Microsoft Word, Excel, WordPerfect, or Adobe PDF file formats only.
    (2) Fax: 301-713-0376, Attn: U.S. Focal Point for the IAC, Ms. 
Alexis T. Gutierrez
    (3) Mail, Attn: U.S. Focal Point for the IAC, Ms. Alexis T. 
Gutierrez, Office of Protected Resources, 13th Floor, 1315 East-West 
Highway, Silver Spring, MD 20910
    (4) General Information about the IAC can be found at 
www.iacseaturtle.org.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Alexis T. Gutierrez (ph. 301-713-2322, 
fax 301-427-2522).

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Background

    In 2001, the InterAmerican Convention for the Protection and

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Conservation of Sea Turtles (IAC) came into force. The objective of the 
Convention is to promote the protection, conservation and recovery of 
sea turtle populations and of the habitats on which they depend, based 
on the best available scientific evidence, taking into account the 
environmental, socioeconomic and cultural characteristics of the 
Parties. There are currently 13 parties to the Convention. For the last 
seven years, the IAC has operated through a Pro Tempore Secretariat. 
The term of the current Pro Tempore Secretariat will expire at the end 
of 2008. The Parties are currently seeking candidates for the position 
of Head of the Secretariat. Under resolution CIT-COPE1-2007-R1, each 
Party is responsible for nominating a candidate for consideration as 
the Head of the Secretariat. The United States government is using this 
Federal Register notice to solicit individuals who wish to be 
considered for this position. After evaluation of those individuals, 
the United States Government will submit a nomination to be considered 
by the Conference of Parties. The applicant will be informed of their 
selection as the United States nominee prior to the submission. After 
all the Parties have submitted applicants, the Parties will select the 
top four candidates to be interviewed at the November 2008 Conference 
of Parties meeting in Honduras. At that same meeting, the Parties will 
choose a Head of the Secretariat. The candidate selected to be the Head 
of the Secretariat, will be expected to begin in January of 2009.
    All nominations for the position must meet the requirements 
outlined in IAC Resolution (CIT-COPE1-2007-R1). This resolution can be 
found at http://www.iacseaturtle.org/iacseaturtle/English/download/CIT-
COPE1-2007-R1%20Eng.pdf . Information regarding the IAC, such as the 
text of the Convention, approved resolutions, Parties and more can be 
found at www.iacseaturtle.org.
    All letters of interest should contain the following information, 
and be submitted to the individual listed in ADDRESSES by 5pm eastern, 
Friday, June 27, 2008:
    1. A cover letter to Ms. Alexis T. Gutierrez, United States 
Government focal point, containing a statement of purpose of the 
application and succinct descriptions of the applicant experiences and 
abilities.
    2. Curriculum Vitae
    3. List of publications, if available.
    4. Three letters of reference from persons with a recent knowledge 
of the applicant's character, qualifications and experience.

    Authority: Endangered Species Act, Title 16, United States Code, 
Section 1536 et seq.

    Dated: June 16, 2008.
John Oliver,
Deputy Assistant Administrator for Operations, National Marine 
Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. E8-13986 Filed 6-19-08; 8:45 am]
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