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Notice of meetings. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: The Chemical Transportation Advisory Committee (CTAC), its Subcommittees on Outreach, National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)472 Standard, Hazardous Cargo Transportation Security (HCTS), and International Maritime Solid Bulk Cargoes (IMSBC) Code; as well as its Working Groups on Barge Emission and Hazard Communication and the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships (MARPOL) Annex; will meet to discuss various issues relating to the marine transportation of hazardous materials in bulk. These meetings will be open to the public. DATES: The Subcommittee on Outreach will meet on Tuesday, September 9, 2008 from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. The Working Group on Barge Emission and Hazard Communication Working Group will meet on Tuesday, September 9, 2008, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. The MARPOL Annex Working Group will meet on Tuesday, September 9, 2008 from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. The PO 00000 Frm 00077 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Subcommittee for IMSBC Code will meet on Tuesday, September 9, and Wednesday, September 10, 2008, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Subcommittee for HCTS will meet on Wednesday, September 10, 2008 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 a.m. The Subcommittee for NFPA 472 Standard will meet on Wednesday, September 10, 2008, from 1:15 p.m. to 5 p.m. CTAC will meet on Thursday, September 11, 2008, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. ADDRESSES: CTAC’s Subcommittees and Working Groups will be meeting at Intercontinental Terminals Company (ITC) Training Room, 2621 Tidal Road, Deer Park, TX 77536. The CTAC meeting will be at the South Shore Harbour Resort and Conference Center, 2500 South Shore Blvd., League City, TX 77573. Send written material and requests to make oral presentations to Commander Rick Raksnis, Commandant (CG–5223), U.S. Coast Guard Headquarters, 2100 Second Street, SW., Washington, DC 20593–0001. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Commander Rick Raksnis, Designated Federal Officer (DFO) of CTAC, or Sara Ju, Assistant to the DFO, telephone 202– 372–1422, fax 202–372–1926. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice of these meetings is given under the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. (Pub. L. 92–463). Agendas of Meetings Chemical Transportation Advisory Committee (CTAC). The agenda includes the following: (1) Progress report from the Outreach Subcommittee and its Barge Emissions and Hazard Communication Working Group. (2) Status report on the HCTS Subcommittee. (3) Progress report on the IMSBC Code Subcommittee. (4) Status report on the MARPOL Annex Working Group. (5) Status report on the NFPA 472 Standard Subcommittee. (6) Presentation on Houston/ Galveston Navigation Safety Advisory Committee (HOGANSAC) and its Brown Water University. (7) Presentation on the response to the spill of the hazardous material, Vinyl Chloride Monomer. The Outreach Subcommittee and the Barge Emission and Hazard Communication Working Group. The Subcommittee and the Working Group will discuss outreach efforts especially aimed at barge owners and operators regarding best practices for reducing hazardous emissions. The HCTS Subcommittee. The Subcommittee will discuss E:\FR\FM\13AUN1.SGM 13AUN1 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 157 / Wednesday, August 13, 2008 / Notices Transportation Workers Identification Credentials (TWIC) and Advanced Notice of Arrival (ANOA). The IMSBC Code Subcommittee. The Subcommittee will discuss harmonization of U.S. regulations with the IMSBC Code and SOLAS Chapter VI, and incorporation of requirements and best practices for the safe transport of solid bulk cargoes contained in Coast Guard policy, guidelines, and previously issued special permits. The MARPOL Annex Working Group. The Working Group will review the task statement and discuss improvements for the adequacy of port waste reception facilities. The NFPA 472 Standards Subcommittee. The Subcommittee will review task statement and identify any outstanding items. Procedural These meetings are open to the public. At the Chair’s discretion, members of the public may make oral presentations during these meetings. If you would like to make an oral presentation at these meetings, please notify the DFO no later than September 2, 2008. Written material for distribution at these meetings should reach the Coast Guard no later than September 2, 2008. If you would like a copy of your material distributed to each member of the committee in advance of these meetings, please submit 25 copies to the DFO no later than September 2, 2008. Information on Services for Individuals With Disabilities For information on facilities or services for individuals with disabilities or to request special assistance at these meetings, contact the DFO as soon as possible. Dated: August 5, 2008. J. Lantz, Director of Commercial Regulations and Standards. [FR Doc. E8–18639 Filed 8–12–08; 8:45 am] ebenthall on PRODPC60 with NOTICES BILLING CODE 4910–15–P VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:38 Aug 12, 2008 Jkt 214001 DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Transportation Security Administration [Docket No. TSA–2004–19147] Extension of Agency Information Collection Activity Under OMB Review: Flight Training for Aliens and Other Designated Individuals; Security Awareness Training for Flight School Employees Transportation Security Administration, DHS. ACTION: 30-Day Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: This notice announces that the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has forwarded the Information Collection Request (ICR) abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval of an extension of the currently approved collection under the Paperwork Reduction Act. The ICR describes the nature of the information collection and its expected burden. TSA published a Federal Register notice, with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments, of the following collection of information on June 06, 2008, 73 FR 32346. The collection requires TSA to conduct a security threat assessment on all aliens and designated individuals seeking flight instruction (‘‘candidates’’) from Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)-certified flight training providers. Additionally, flight training providers are required to conduct a security awareness program for their employees, and to maintain records associated with this training. DATES: Send your comments by September 12, 2008. A comment to OMB is most effective if OMB receives it within 30 days of publication. ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit written comments on the proposed information collection to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget. Comments should be addressed to Desk Officer, Department of Homeland Security/TSA, and sent via electronic mail to oira_submission@omb.eop.gov or faxed to (202) 395–6974. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Joanna Johnson, Communications Branch, Business Management Office, Operational Process and Technology, TSA–32, Transportation Security Administration, 601 South 12th Street, Arlington, VA 22202–4220; telephone (571) 227–3651; facsimile (703) 603– 0822. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: PO 00000 Frm 00078 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 47203 Comments Invited In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), an agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to, a collection of information unless it displays a valid OMB control number. The ICR documentation is available at www.reginfo.gov. Therefore, in preparation for OMB review and approval of the following information collection, TSA is soliciting comments to— (1) Evaluate whether the proposed information requirement is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden; (3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including using appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Information Collection Requirement Title: Flight Training for Aliens and Other Designated Individuals; Security Awareness Training for Flight School Employees. Type of Request: Extension of a currently approved collection. OMB Control Number: 1652–0021. Forms(s): NA. Affected Public: Aliens and other designated individuals seeking flight instruction from FAA-certified flight training providers; flight training providers required to conduct security awareness training to its employees. Abstract: TSA has established standards relating to the security threat assessments that TSA will conduct to determine whether candidates are a threat to aviation or national security, and thus prohibited from receiving flight training. This collection of information requires Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)-certified flight training providers to provide TSA with the information necessary to conduct the security threat assessments. Finally, TSA has established standards relating to security awareness training for certain flight school employees, which include maintaining records of all such training. Number of Respondents: 66,500. TSA is revising the number of respondents from the 31,000 respondents reported in the notice published on June 6, 2008. 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[FR Doc No: E8-18639]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Coast Guard

[Docket No. USCG-2008-0811]


Chemical Transportation Advisory Committee

AGENCY: Coast Guard, DHS.

ACTION: Notice of meetings.

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SUMMARY: The Chemical Transportation Advisory Committee (CTAC), its 
Subcommittees on Outreach, National Fire Protection Association 
(NFPA)472 Standard, Hazardous Cargo Transportation Security (HCTS), and 
International Maritime Solid Bulk Cargoes (IMSBC) Code; as well as its 
Working Groups on Barge Emission and Hazard Communication and the 
International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships 
(MARPOL) Annex; will meet to discuss various issues relating to the 
marine transportation of hazardous materials in bulk. These meetings 
will be open to the public.

DATES: The Subcommittee on Outreach will meet on Tuesday, September 9, 
2008 from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. The Working Group on Barge Emission 
and Hazard Communication Working Group will meet on Tuesday, September 
9, 2008, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. The MARPOL Annex Working Group will meet 
on Tuesday, September 9, 2008 from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. The 
Subcommittee for IMSBC Code will meet on Tuesday, September 9, and 
Wednesday, September 10, 2008, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Subcommittee 
for HCTS will meet on Wednesday, September 10, 2008 from 8:30 a.m. to 
12:30 a.m. The Subcommittee for NFPA 472 Standard will meet on 
Wednesday, September 10, 2008, from 1:15 p.m. to 5 p.m. CTAC will meet 
on Thursday, September 11, 2008, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

ADDRESSES: CTAC's Subcommittees and Working Groups will be meeting at 
Intercontinental Terminals Company (ITC) Training Room, 2621 Tidal 
Road, Deer Park, TX 77536. The CTAC meeting will be at the South Shore 
Harbour Resort and Conference Center, 2500 South Shore Blvd., League 
City, TX 77573. Send written material and requests to make oral 
presentations to Commander Rick Raksnis, Commandant (CG-5223), U.S. 
Coast Guard Headquarters, 2100 Second Street, SW., Washington, DC 
20593-0001.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Commander Rick Raksnis, Designated 
Federal Officer (DFO) of CTAC, or Sara Ju, Assistant to the DFO, 
telephone 202-372-1422, fax 202-372-1926.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice of these meetings is given under the 
Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. (Pub. L. 92-463).

Agendas of Meetings

    Chemical Transportation Advisory Committee (CTAC). The agenda 
includes the following:
    (1) Progress report from the Outreach Subcommittee and its Barge 
Emissions and Hazard Communication Working Group.
    (2) Status report on the HCTS Subcommittee.
    (3) Progress report on the IMSBC Code Subcommittee.
    (4) Status report on the MARPOL Annex Working Group.
    (5) Status report on the NFPA 472 Standard Subcommittee.
    (6) Presentation on Houston/Galveston Navigation Safety Advisory 
Committee (HOGANSAC) and its Brown Water University.
    (7) Presentation on the response to the spill of the hazardous 
material, Vinyl Chloride Monomer.
    The Outreach Subcommittee and the Barge Emission and Hazard 
Communication Working Group. The Subcommittee and the Working Group 
will discuss outreach efforts especially aimed at barge owners and 
operators regarding best practices for reducing hazardous emissions.
    The HCTS Subcommittee. The Subcommittee will discuss

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Transportation Workers Identification Credentials (TWIC) and Advanced 
Notice of Arrival (ANOA).
    The IMSBC Code Subcommittee. The Subcommittee will discuss 
harmonization of U.S. regulations with the IMSBC Code and SOLAS Chapter 
VI, and incorporation of requirements and best practices for the safe 
transport of solid bulk cargoes contained in Coast Guard policy, 
guidelines, and previously issued special permits.
    The MARPOL Annex Working Group. The Working Group will review the 
task statement and discuss improvements for the adequacy of port waste 
reception facilities.
    The NFPA 472 Standards Subcommittee. The Subcommittee will review 
task statement and identify any outstanding items.

Procedural

    These meetings are open to the public. At the Chair's discretion, 
members of the public may make oral presentations during these 
meetings. If you would like to make an oral presentation at these 
meetings, please notify the DFO no later than September 2, 2008. 
Written material for distribution at these meetings should reach the 
Coast Guard no later than September 2, 2008. If you would like a copy 
of your material distributed to each member of the committee in advance 
of these meetings, please submit 25 copies to the DFO no later than 
September 2, 2008.

Information on Services for Individuals With Disabilities

    For information on facilities or services for individuals with 
disabilities or to request special assistance at these meetings, 
contact the DFO as soon as possible.

    Dated: August 5, 2008.
J. Lantz,
Director of Commercial Regulations and Standards.
[FR Doc. E8-18639 Filed 8-12-08; 8:45 am]
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