Notice of Meetings, 55085-55086 [E8-22132]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 186 / Wednesday, September 24, 2008 / Notices jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES pursuant to the Bank Holding Company Act of 1956 (12 U.S.C. 1841 et seq.) (BHC Act), Regulation Y (12 CFR Part 225), and all other applicable statutes and regulations to become a bank holding company and/or to acquire the assets or the ownership of, control of, or the power to vote shares of a bank or bank holding company and all of the banks and nonbanking companies owned by the bank holding company, including the companies listed below. The applications listed below, as well as other related filings required by the Board, are available for immediate inspection at the Federal Reserve Bank indicated. The applications also will be available for inspection at the offices of the Board of Governors. Interested persons may express their views in writing on the standards enumerated in the BHC Act (12 U.S.C. 1842(c)). If the proposal also involves the acquisition of a nonbanking company, the review also includes whether the acquisition of the nonbanking company complies with the standards in section 4 of the BHC Act (12 U.S.C. 1843). Unless otherwise noted, nonbanking activities will be conducted throughout the United States. Additional information on all bank holding companies may be obtained from the National Information Center website at www.ffiec.gov/nic/. Unless otherwise noted, comments regarding each of these applications must be received at the Reserve Bank indicated or the offices of the Board of Governors not later than October 20, 2008. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta (Steve Foley, Vice President) 1000 Peachtree Street, N.E., Atlanta, Georgia 30309: 1. Riverside Florida Holding Company, Cape Coral, Florida; to become a bank holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of Riverside Bank of the Gulf Coast, Cape Coral, Florida. B. Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas (W. Arthur Tribble, Vice President) 2200 North Pearl Street, Dallas, Texas 752012272: 1. First Artesia Bancshares, Inc, Artesia, New Mexico; to acquire by merging 100 percent of AmFin Holding Company, Silver City, New Mexico, and indirectly acquire AmBank, Silver City, New Mexico. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, September 19, 2008. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E8–22394 Filed 9–23–08; 8:45 am] FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM Notice of Proposals to Engage in Permissible Nonbanking Activities or to Acquire Companies that are Engaged in Permissible Nonbanking Activities The companies listed in this notice have given notice under section 4 of the Bank Holding Company Act (12 U.S.C. 1843) (BHC Act) and Regulation Y (12 CFR Part 225) to engage de novo, or to acquire or control voting securities or assets of a company, including the companies listed below, that engages either directly or through a subsidiary or other company, in a nonbanking activity that is listed in § 225.28 of Regulation Y (12 CFR 225.28) or that the Board has determined by Order to be closely related to banking and permissible for bank holding companies. Unless otherwise noted, these activities will be conducted throughout the United States. Each notice is available for inspection at the Federal Reserve Bank indicated. The notice also will be available for inspection at the offices of the Board of Governors. Interested persons may express their views in writing on the question whether the proposal complies with the standards of section 4 of the BHC Act. Additional information on all bank holding companies may be obtained from the National Information Center website at www.ffiec.gov/nic/. Unless otherwise noted, comments regarding the applications must be received at the Reserve Bank indicated or the offices of the Board of Governors not later than October 9, 2008. A. Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco (Tracy Basinger, Director, Regional and Community Bank Group) 101 Market Street, San Francisco, California 94105-1579: 1. D.L. Evans Bancorp, Burley, Idaho; to engage de novo in a joint venture with New Country Mortgage, LLC, Pocatello, Idaho, in mortgage loan origination, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(1) of Regulation Y. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, September 19, 2008. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E8–22393 Filed 9–23–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S BILLING CODE 6210–01–S VerDate Aug<31>2005 19:36 Sep 23, 2008 Jkt 214001 PO 00000 Frm 00065 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 55085 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Notice of Meetings In accordance with section 10(d) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act as amended (5 U.S.C., Appendix 2), the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) announces meetings of scientific peer review groups. The subcommittees listed below are part of the Agency’s Health Services Research Initial Review Group Committee. The subcommittee meetings will be closed to the public in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, section 10(d) of 5 U.S.C., Appendix 2 and 5 U.S.C. 552b(c)(6). Grant applications are to be reviewed and discussed at these meetings. These discussions are likely to involve information concerning individuals associated with the applications, including assessments of their personal qualifications to conduct their proposed projects. This information is exempt from mandatory disclosure under the above-cited statutes. 1. Name of Subcommittee: Health System Research. Date: October 23, 2008 (Open from 8 a.m. to 8:15 a.m. on October 23 and closed for remainder of the meeting). Place: Marriott RIO, Conference Room TBD, 9751 Washingtonian Blvd., Rockville, Maryland 20878. 2. Name of Subcommittee: Health Care Research Training. Date: October 23–24, 2008 (Open from 9 a.m. to 9:15 a.m. on October 23 and closed for remainder of the meeting). Place: Marriott RIO, Conference Room TBD, 9751 Washingtonian Blvd., Rockville, Maryland 20878. 3. Name of Subcommittee: Health Care Technology and Decision Sciences. Date: October 29, 2008 (Open from 8 a.m. to 8:15 a.m. on October 29 and closed for remainder of the meeting). Place: Marriott RIO, Conference Room TBD, 9751 Washingtonian Blvd., Gaithersburg, MD 20878. 4. Name of Subcommittee: Health Care Quality and Effectiveness Research. Date: October 30, 2008 (Open from 8:30 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. on October 30 and closed for remainder of the meeting). Place: Marriott RIO, Conference Room TBD, 9751 Washingtonian Blvd, Gaithersburg, MD 20878. Contact Person: Anyone wishing to obtain a roster of members, agenda or minutes of the nonconfidential portions of the meetings should contact Mrs. Bonnie Campbell, Conmiittee Management Officer, Office of Extramural Research, Education and Priority Populations, AHRQ, 540 Gaither Road, Suite 2000, Rockville, Maryland 20850, Telephone (301) 427–1554. E:\FR\FM\24SEN1.SGM 24SEN1 55086 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 186 / Wednesday, September 24, 2008 / Notices Agenda items for these meetings are subject to change as priorities dictate. Dated: September 15, 2008. Carolyn M. Clancy, Director. [FR Doc. E8–22132 Filed 9–23–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4160–90–M DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Board of Scientific Counselors, National Center for Environmental Health/Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (BSC, NCEH/ ATSDR) jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES In accordance with section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92–463), CDC announces the following meetings for the aforementioned committee: Times and Dates: 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m., November 6, 2008. 8:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m., November 7, 2008. Place: Marriott Century Center Hotel, 2000 Century Boulevard, Chamblee, Georgia 30341. Status: Open to the public, limited only by the space available. The meeting room accommodates approximately 75 people. Purpose: The Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and by delegation, the Director, CDC, and Administrator, NCEH/ATSDR, are authorized under Section 301 (42 U.S.C. 241) and Section 311 (42 U.S.C. 243) of the Public Health Service Act, as amended, to: (1) Conduct, encourage, cooperate with, and assist other appropriate public authorities, scientific institutions, and scientists in the conduct of research, investigations, experiments, demonstrations, and studies relating to the causes, diagnosis, treatment, control, and prevention of physical and mental diseases and other impairments; (2) assist states and their political subdivisions in the prevention of infectious diseases and other preventable conditions and in the promotion of health and well being; and (3) train state and local personnel in health work. The BSC, NCEH/ATSDR provides advice and guidance to the Secretary, HHS; the Director, CDC; the Administrator, ATSDR; and the Director, NCEH/ATSDR, regarding program goals, objectives, strategies, and priorities in fulfillment of the agency’s mission to protect and promote people’s health. The board provides advice and guidance that will assist NCEH/ATSDR in ensuring scientific quality, timeliness, utility, and dissemination of results. The board also provides guidance to help NCEH/ ATSDR work more efficiently and effectively with its various constituents and to fulfill its mission in protecting America’s health. Matters To Be Discussed: An update on NCEH/ATSDR’s Office of the Director; updates on NCEH/ATSDR work on VerDate Aug<31>2005 19:36 Sep 23, 2008 Jkt 214001 Formaldehyde and FEMA Trailers; discussion of the findings on the BSC Program Peer Review of NCEH/ATSDR’s internal clearance and external peer review processes and policies; a presentation of the response to the Preparedness and Emergency Response Peer Review Report from the Office of Terrorism Preparedness and Emergency Response; updates on public health issues: selenium poisoning associated with an overthe-counter dietary supplement; exercising the response capability of CDC and the Laboratory Response Network to test 10,000 clinical samples for nerve agent exposure; and vapor intrusion activities at hazardous waste sites. Agenda items are tentative and subject to change. Contact Person for More Information: Sandra Malcom, Committee Management Specialist, NCEH/ATSDR, 4770 Buford Highway, Mail Stop F–61, Chamblee, Georgia 30345; Telephone (770) 488–0575, Fax (770) 488–3377; E-mail: smalcom@cdc.gov. The deadline for notification of attendance is October 31, 2008. The Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, has been delegated the authority to sign Federal Register notices pertaining to announcements of meetings and other committee management activities for both CDC and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry. Dated: September 16, 2008. Elaine L. Baker, Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. [FR Doc. E8–22346 Filed 9–23–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4163–18–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Purpose: The Safety and Occupational Health Study Section will review, discuss, and evaluate grant application(s) received in response to the Institute’s standard grants review and funding cycles pertaining to research issues in occupational safety and health, and allied areas. It is the intent of NIOSH to support broadbased research endeavors in keeping with the Institute’s program goals. This will lead to improved understanding and appreciation for the magnitude of the aggregate health burden associated with occupational injuries and illnesses, as well as to support more focused research projects, which will lead to improvements in the delivery of occupational safety and health services, and the prevention of work-related injury and illness. It is anticipated that research funded will promote these program goals. Matters To Be Discussed: The meeting will convene to address matters related to the conduct of study section business and for the study section to consider safety and occupational health-related grant applications. Agenda items are subject to change as priorities dictate. Contact Person for More Information: Price Connor, Ph.D., NIOSH Health Scientist, 1600 Clifton Road, NE., Mailstop E–20, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, Telephone (404)498–2511, Fax (404)498–2571. The Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, has been delegated the authority to sign Federal Register notices pertaining to announcements of meetings and other committee management activities for both CDC and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry. Dated: September 16, 2008. Elaine L. Baker, Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. [FR Doc. E8–22344 Filed 9–23–08; 8:45 am] Centers for Disease Control and Prevention BILLING CODE 4163–18–P Safety and Occupational Health Study Section (SOHSS), National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES In accordance with section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92–463), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announces the following meetings for the aforementioned committee: Times and Dates: 8 a.m.–5 p.m., October 14, 2008 (Closed). 8 a.m.–5 p.m., October 15, 2008 (Closed). Place: Embassy Suites Hotel, 1900 Diagonal Road, Alexandria, Virginia 22314, Telephone (703) 684–5900, Fax (703)684– 1403. Status: This meeting will be closed to the public in accordance with provisions set forth in Section 552b(c)(4) and (6), Title 5 U.S.C., and the Determination of the Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, pursuant to Section 10(d) Public Law 92–463. 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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 186 (Wednesday, September 24, 2008)]
[Notices]
[Pages 55085-55086]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E8-22132]


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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality


Notice of Meetings

    In accordance with section 10(d) of the Federal Advisory Committee 
Act as amended (5 U.S.C., Appendix 2), the Agency for Healthcare 
Research and Quality (AHRQ) announces meetings of scientific peer 
review groups. The subcommittees listed below are part of the Agency's 
Health Services Research Initial Review Group Committee.
    The subcommittee meetings will be closed to the public in 
accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, section 10(d) of 5 
U.S.C., Appendix 2 and 5 U.S.C. 552b(c)(6). Grant applications are to 
be reviewed and discussed at these meetings. These discussions are 
likely to involve information concerning individuals associated with 
the applications, including assessments of their personal 
qualifications to conduct their proposed projects. This information is 
exempt from mandatory disclosure under the above-cited statutes.

    1. Name of Subcommittee: Health System Research.
    Date: October 23, 2008 (Open from 8 a.m. to 8:15 a.m. on October 
23 and closed for remainder of the meeting).
    Place: Marriott RIO, Conference Room TBD, 9751 Washingtonian 
Blvd., Rockville, Maryland 20878.

    2. Name of Subcommittee: Health Care Research Training.
    Date: October 23-24, 2008 (Open from 9 a.m. to 9:15 a.m. on 
October 23 and closed for remainder of the meeting).
    Place: Marriott RIO, Conference Room TBD, 9751 Washingtonian 
Blvd., Rockville, Maryland 20878.

    3. Name of Subcommittee: Health Care Technology and Decision 
Sciences.
    Date: October 29, 2008 (Open from 8 a.m. to 8:15 a.m. on October 
29 and closed for remainder of the meeting).
    Place: Marriott RIO, Conference Room TBD, 9751 Washingtonian 
Blvd., Gaithersburg, MD 20878.

    4. Name of Subcommittee: Health Care Quality and Effectiveness 
Research.
    Date: October 30, 2008 (Open from 8:30 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. on 
October 30 and closed for remainder of the meeting).
    Place: Marriott RIO, Conference Room TBD, 9751 Washingtonian 
Blvd, Gaithersburg, MD 20878.
    Contact Person: Anyone wishing to obtain a roster of members, 
agenda or minutes of the nonconfidential portions of the meetings 
should contact Mrs. Bonnie Campbell, Conmiittee Management Officer, 
Office of Extramural Research, Education and Priority Populations, 
AHRQ, 540 Gaither Road, Suite 2000, Rockville, Maryland 20850, 
Telephone (301) 427-1554.

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    Agenda items for these meetings are subject to change as 
priorities dictate.

    Dated: September 15, 2008.
Carolyn M. Clancy,
Director.
[FR Doc. E8-22132 Filed 9-23-08; 8:45 am]
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