Request for Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee Membership Applications, 46365-46366 [E8-18277]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 154 / Friday, August 8, 2008 / Notices 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: August 4, 2008. Glenn P. Kirkland, IRS Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. E8–18234 Filed 8–7–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Notice 2008–66 Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. 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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. PO 00000 Frm 00131 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 46365 Approved: August 4, 2008. Glenn P. Kirkland, IRS Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. E8–18235 Filed 8–7–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY United States Mint Notification of Price for 8–8–08 Double Prosperity Set ACTION: Notification of Price for 8–8–08 Double Prosperity Set. SUMMARY: The United States Mint is establishing the price for its 8–8–08 Double Prosperity Set. Pursuant to 31 U.S.C. 5112(i) & (q), and in accordance with 31 U.S.C. 9701(b)(2)(B), the United States Mint is establishing the price of these coins. Effective August 1, 2008, the United States Mint commenced selling the 8–8– 08 Double Prosperity Set according to the following price schedule: Description 8–8–08 Double Prosperity Set ..................................... Price $1,228.88 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Gloria C. Eskridge, Associate Director for Sales and Marketing, United States Mint, 801 Ninth Street, NW., Washington, DC 20220; or call 202–354– 7500. Dated: August 4, 2008. Edmund C. Moy, Director, United States Mint. [FR Doc. E8–18298 Filed 8–7–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–02–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY United States Mint Request for Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee Membership Applications SUMMARY: Pursuant to United States Code, title 31, section 5135(b), the United States Mint is reopening and extending the submission period for applications for appointment to the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) as a member representing the interests of the general public in the coinage of the United States. The CCAC was established to: • Advise the Secretary of the Treasury on any theme or design proposals relating to circulating coinage, bullion coinage, Congressional Gold Medals, and national and other medals produced by the United States Mint. E:\FR\FM\08AUN1.SGM 08AUN1 46366 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 154 / Friday, August 8, 2008 / Notices pwalker on PROD1PC71 with NOTICES • Advise the Secretary of the Treasury with regard to the events, persons, or places that the CCAC recommends to be commemorated by the issuance of commemorative coins in each of the five calendar years succeeding the year in which a commemorative coin designation is made. • Make recommendations with respect to the mintage level for any commemorative coin recommended. Total membership consists of eleven voting members appointed by the Secretary of the Treasury: • One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her education, training or experience as a nationally or internationally recognized curator in the United States of a numismatic collection; • One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her experience in the medallic arts or sculpture; • One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her education, training, or experience in American history; • One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her education, training, or experience in numismatics; • Three persons who can represent the interests of the general public in the coinage of the United States; and • Four persons appointed by the Secretary of the Treasury on the basis of the recommendations by the House and Senate leadership. Members are appointed for a term of four years. No individual may be appointed to the CCAC while serving as an officer or employee of the Federal Government. The CCAC is subject to the direction of the Secretary of the Treasury. Meetings of the CCAC are open to the public and are held approximately six to eight times per year. The United States Mint is responsible for providing the necessary support, technical services and advice to the CCAC. CCAC members are not paid for their time or services, but, consistent with Federal Travel Regulations, members are reimbursed for their travel and lodging expenses to attend meetings. Members are Special Government Employees and are subject to the Standards of Ethical Conduct for Employees of the Executive Branch (5 CFR part 2653). VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:25 Aug 07, 2008 Jkt 214001 The United States Mint will review all submissions and will forward its recommendations to the Secretary of the Treasury for appointment consideration. Candidates should include specific skills, abilities, talents, and credentials to support their applications. The United States Mint is also interested in candidates who have demonstrated leadership skills, have received recognition by their peers in their field of interest, have a record of participation in public service or activities, and are willing to commit the time and effort to participate in the CCAC meetings and related activities. Application Deadline: August 22, 2008. Receipt of Applications: Any member of the public wishing to be considered for participation on the committee should submit a resume and cover letter describing qualifications for membership, by fax to 202–756–6525 or by mail to the United States Mint, 801 9th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20001, Attn: Greg Weinman. Submissions must be postmarked no later than August 22, 2008. Individuals who submitted applications for appointment to the CCAC by the earlier January 20, 2008 deadline will continue to be considered for the open position and are not required to reapply. However, those with applications already on file may supplement their applications by the August 22, 2008 deadline. Notice Concerning Delivery of FirstClass and Priority Mail The delivery of first-class mail to the United States Mint has been delayed since mid-October 2001, and delays are expected to continue. Until normal mail service resumes, please consider using alternate delivery services when sending time-sensitive material. Some or all of the first-class and priority mail we receive may be put through an irradiation process to protect against biological contamination. Support materials put through this process may suffer irreversible damage. We encourage you to consider using alternate delivery services. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Cliff Northup, United States Mint Liaison to the CCAC, 801 Ninth Street, NW., Washington, DC 20220; or call 202–354– 7463. PO 00000 Frm 00132 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Dated: August 4, 2008. Edmund C. Moy, Director, United States Mint. [FR Doc. E8–18277 Filed 8–7–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–02–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Blue Ribbon Panel on VA-Medical School Affiliations; Notice of Meeting The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under Public Law 92– 463 (Federal Advisory Committee Act) that the Blue Ribbon Panel on VAMedical School Affiliations has scheduled a meeting for September 11, 2008, in Room 542 at 1800 G Street, NW., Washington, DC. The meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. and will end at 2 p.m. The meeting is open to the public. The purpose of the Panel is to advise the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, through the Under Secretary for Health, on issues related to a comprehensive philosophical framework to enhance VA’s partnerships with medical schools and affiliated institutions. At the September 11 meeting, members of the Panel will discuss results of recent surveys on VA’s current affiliations with medical schools and their implications for the future. Interested persons may attend and present oral statements to the Panel. Oral presentations will be limited to five minutes or less, depending on the number of participants. Requests to address the Panel should be sent by email to Gloria.Holland@va.gov. Interested parties may also provide written comments for review by the Panel prior to the meeting or at any time, by e-mail to Gloria.Holland@va.gov or by mail to Gloria J. Holland, Ph.D., Special Assistant for Policy and Planning to the Chief Academic Affiliations Officer, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW (14), Washington, DC 20420. By Direction of the Secretary. Dated: August 4, 2008. E. Philip Riggin, Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. E8–18303 Filed 8–7–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P E:\FR\FM\08AUN1.SGM 08AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 154 (Friday, August 8, 2008)]
[Notices]
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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

United States Mint


Request for Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee Membership 
Applications

SUMMARY: Pursuant to United States Code, title 31, section 5135(b), the 
United States Mint is reopening and extending the submission period for 
applications for appointment to the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee 
(CCAC) as a member representing the interests of the general public in 
the coinage of the United States. The CCAC was established to:
     Advise the Secretary of the Treasury on any theme or 
design proposals relating to circulating coinage, bullion coinage, 
Congressional Gold Medals, and national and other medals produced by 
the United States Mint.

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     Advise the Secretary of the Treasury with regard to the 
events, persons, or places that the CCAC recommends to be commemorated 
by the issuance of commemorative coins in each of the five calendar 
years succeeding the year in which a commemorative coin designation is 
made.
     Make recommendations with respect to the mintage level for 
any commemorative coin recommended.
    Total membership consists of eleven voting members appointed by the 
Secretary of the Treasury:
     One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her 
education, training or experience as a nationally or internationally 
recognized curator in the United States of a numismatic collection;
     One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her 
experience in the medallic arts or sculpture;
     One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her 
education, training, or experience in American history;
     One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her 
education, training, or experience in numismatics;
     Three persons who can represent the interests of the 
general public in the coinage of the United States; and
     Four persons appointed by the Secretary of the Treasury on 
the basis of the recommendations by the House and Senate leadership.
    Members are appointed for a term of four years. No individual may 
be appointed to the CCAC while serving as an officer or employee of the 
Federal Government.
    The CCAC is subject to the direction of the Secretary of the 
Treasury. Meetings of the CCAC are open to the public and are held 
approximately six to eight times per year. The United States Mint is 
responsible for providing the necessary support, technical services and 
advice to the CCAC. CCAC members are not paid for their time or 
services, but, consistent with Federal Travel Regulations, members are 
reimbursed for their travel and lodging expenses to attend meetings. 
Members are Special Government Employees and are subject to the 
Standards of Ethical Conduct for Employees of the Executive Branch (5 
CFR part 2653).
    The United States Mint will review all submissions and will forward 
its recommendations to the Secretary of the Treasury for appointment 
consideration. Candidates should include specific skills, abilities, 
talents, and credentials to support their applications. The United 
States Mint is also interested in candidates who have demonstrated 
leadership skills, have received recognition by their peers in their 
field of interest, have a record of participation in public service or 
activities, and are willing to commit the time and effort to 
participate in the CCAC meetings and related activities.
    Application Deadline: August 22, 2008.
    Receipt of Applications: Any member of the public wishing to be 
considered for participation on the committee should submit a resume 
and cover letter describing qualifications for membership, by fax to 
202-756-6525 or by mail to the United States Mint, 801 9th Street, NW., 
Washington, DC 20001, Attn: Greg Weinman. Submissions must be 
postmarked no later than August 22, 2008. Individuals who submitted 
applications for appointment to the CCAC by the earlier January 20, 
2008 deadline will continue to be considered for the open position and 
are not required to reapply. However, those with applications already 
on file may supplement their applications by the August 22, 2008 
deadline.

Notice Concerning Delivery of First-Class and Priority Mail

    The delivery of first-class mail to the United States Mint has been 
delayed since mid-October 2001, and delays are expected to continue. 
Until normal mail service resumes, please consider using alternate 
delivery services when sending time-sensitive material.
    Some or all of the first-class and priority mail we receive may be 
put through an irradiation process to protect against biological 
contamination. Support materials put through this process may suffer 
irreversible damage. We encourage you to consider using alternate 
delivery services.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Cliff Northup, United States Mint 
Liaison to the CCAC, 801 Ninth Street, NW., Washington, DC 20220; or 
call 202-354-7463.

    Dated: August 4, 2008.
Edmund C. Moy,
Director, United States Mint.
[FR Doc. E8-18277 Filed 8-7-08; 8:45 am]
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