Notice of Meeting of the Departmental Advisory Committee on Commercial Operations of Customs and Border Protection and Related Homeland Security Functions (COAC), 65871 [E8-26521]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 215 / Wednesday, November 5, 2008 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY U.S. Customs and Border Protection [Docket No. USCBP–2008–0101] Notice of Meeting of the Departmental Advisory Committee on Commercial Operations of Customs and Border Protection and Related Homeland Security Functions (COAC) U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security (DHS). ACTION: Notice of Federal Advisory Committee meeting. AGENCY: The Departmental Advisory Committee on Commercial Operations of U.S. Customs and Border Protection and Related Homeland Security Functions (‘‘COAC’’) will meet on November 20, 2008 in Washington, DC. The meeting will be open to the public. DATES: COAC will meet Thursday, November 20 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Please note that the meeting may close early if the committee has completed its business. If you plan to attend, please contact Ms. Wanda Tate on or before Monday, November 17, 2008. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Ronald Reagan Building in the Rotunda Ballroom, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC. Written material and comments should reach the contact person listed below by November 17, 2008. Requests to have a copy of your material distributed to each member of the committee prior to the meeting should reach the contact person at the address below by November 17, 2008. Comments must be identified by USCBP–2008–0101 and may be submitted by one of the following methods: • Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. • E-mail: traderelations@dhs.gov. Include the docket number in the subject line of the message. • Fax: 202–344–2064. • Mail: Ms. Wanda Tate, Office of International Affairs and Trade Relations, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Room 8.5C, Washington, DC 20229. Instructions: All submissions received must include the words ‘‘Department of Homeland Security’’ and the docket number for this action. Comments received will be posted without alteration at www.regulations.gov, including any personal information provided. hsrobinson on PROD1PC76 with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:24 Nov 04, 2008 Jkt 217001 Docket: For access to the docket to read background documents or comments received by COAC, go to http://www.regulations.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Wanda Tate, Office of International Affairs and Trade Relations, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Room 8.5C, Washington, DC 20229; traderelations@dhs.gov; telephone 202– 344–1440; facsimile 202–344–2064. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C., app.), DHS hereby announces the meeting of the Departmental Advisory Committee on Commercial Operations of Customs and Border Protection and Related Homeland Security Functions (COAC). COAC is tasked with providing advice to the Secretary of Homeland Security, the Secretary of the Treasury, and the Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) on matters pertaining to the commercial operations of CBP and related functions within DHS and the Department of the Treasury. The eighth meeting of the tenth term of COAC will be held at the date, time and location specified above. A tentative agenda for the meeting is set forth below. Tentative Agenda 1. Advance Trade Data (‘‘10+2’’). 2. C–TPAT (Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism). 3. Intellectual Property Rights Enforcement. 4. Customs Bonds. 5. Import Safety Initiatives. 6. World Customs Organization Updates. 7. CBP Trade Strategy. 8. Agriculture Programs Update. Procedural This meeting is open to the public. Please note that the meeting may close early if all business is finished. Participation in COAC deliberations is limited to committee members, Department of Homeland Security officials, and persons invited to attend the meeting for special presentations. All visitors to the Ronald Reagan Building will have to go through a security checkpoint to be admitted to the building. Since seating is limited, all persons attending this meeting should provide notice, preferably by close-ofbusiness Monday, November 17, 2008, to Ms. Wanda Tate, Office of Trade Relations, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland PO 00000 Frm 00052 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 65871 Security, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20229, telephone 202–344–1440; facsimile 202–344–2064. Information on Services for Individuals With Disabilities For information on facilities or services for individuals with disabilities or to request special assistance at the meeting, contact Ms. Wanda Tate as soon as possible. Dated: November 3, 2008. Kimberly A. Marsho, Director, Office of Trade Relations, U.S. Customs and Border Protection. [FR Doc. E8–26521 Filed 11–4–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–14–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Fish and Wildlife Service [FWS–R2–R–2008–N0211; 20131–1265– 2CCP S3] Attwater Prairie Chicken National Wildlife Refuge, Colorado and Austin Counties, TX Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior. ACTION: Notice of intent to prepare a comprehensive conservation plan and environmental assessment; request for comments. AGENCY: SUMMARY: We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service), intend to prepare a comprehensive conservation plan (CCP) and environmental assessment (EA) for Attwater Prairie Chicken National Wildlife Refuge, located in Colorado and Austin Counties, Texas. We provide this notice in compliance with our CCP policy to advise other Federal and State agencies, Tribes, and the public of our intentions, and to obtain suggestions and information on the scope of issues to consider in the planning process. DATES: To ensure consideration, we must receive your written comments by January 5, 2009. We will hold public meetings to begin the CCP planning process. We will announce opportunities for public input in the local news media throughout the CCP planning process. Open house meetings will be scheduled and held throughout the scoping phase of the CCP development process. ADDRESSES: Send your comments, questions, and requests for more information by any of the following methods. E-mail: Chris_Perez@fws.gov. Include ‘‘Attwater Prairie Chicken CCP’’ in the subject line of the message. E:\FR\FM\05NON1.SGM 05NON1

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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

U.S. Customs and Border Protection

[Docket No. USCBP-2008-0101]


Notice of Meeting of the Departmental Advisory Committee on 
Commercial Operations of Customs and Border Protection and Related 
Homeland Security Functions (COAC)

AGENCY: U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland 
Security (DHS).

ACTION: Notice of Federal Advisory Committee meeting.

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SUMMARY: The Departmental Advisory Committee on Commercial Operations 
of U.S. Customs and Border Protection and Related Homeland Security 
Functions (``COAC'') will meet on November 20, 2008 in Washington, DC. 
The meeting will be open to the public.

DATES: COAC will meet Thursday, November 20 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. 
Please note that the meeting may close early if the committee has 
completed its business. If you plan to attend, please contact Ms. Wanda 
Tate on or before Monday, November 17, 2008.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Ronald Reagan Building in 
the Rotunda Ballroom, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC. 
Written material and comments should reach the contact person listed 
below by November 17, 2008. Requests to have a copy of your material 
distributed to each member of the committee prior to the meeting should 
reach the contact person at the address below by November 17, 2008. 
Comments must be identified by USCBP-2008-0101 and may be submitted by 
one of the following methods:
     Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. 
Follow the instructions for submitting comments.
     E-mail: traderelations@dhs.gov. Include the docket number 
in the subject line of the message.
     Fax: 202-344-2064.
     Mail: Ms. Wanda Tate, Office of International Affairs and 
Trade Relations, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of 
Homeland Security, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Room 8.5C, 
Washington, DC 20229.
    Instructions: All submissions received must include the words 
``Department of Homeland Security'' and the docket number for this 
action. Comments received will be posted without alteration at 
www.regulations.gov, including any personal information provided.
    Docket: For access to the docket to read background documents or 
comments received by COAC, go to http://www.regulations.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Wanda Tate, Office of 
International Affairs and Trade Relations, U.S. Customs and Border 
Protection, Department of Homeland Security, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, 
NW., Room 8.5C, Washington, DC 20229; traderelations@dhs.gov; telephone 
202-344-1440; facsimile 202-344-2064.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee 
Act (5 U.S.C., app.), DHS hereby announces the meeting of the 
Departmental Advisory Committee on Commercial Operations of Customs and 
Border Protection and Related Homeland Security Functions (COAC). COAC 
is tasked with providing advice to the Secretary of Homeland Security, 
the Secretary of the Treasury, and the Commissioner of U.S. Customs and 
Border Protection (CBP) on matters pertaining to the commercial 
operations of CBP and related functions within DHS and the Department 
of the Treasury.
    The eighth meeting of the tenth term of COAC will be held at the 
date, time and location specified above. A tentative agenda for the 
meeting is set forth below.

Tentative Agenda

    1. Advance Trade Data (``10+2'').
    2. C-TPAT (Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism).
    3. Intellectual Property Rights Enforcement.
    4. Customs Bonds.
    5. Import Safety Initiatives.
    6. World Customs Organization Updates.
    7. CBP Trade Strategy.
    8. Agriculture Programs Update.

Procedural

    This meeting is open to the public. Please note that the meeting 
may close early if all business is finished.
    Participation in COAC deliberations is limited to committee 
members, Department of Homeland Security officials, and persons invited 
to attend the meeting for special presentations.
    All visitors to the Ronald Reagan Building will have to go through 
a security checkpoint to be admitted to the building. Since seating is 
limited, all persons attending this meeting should provide notice, 
preferably by close-of-business Monday, November 17, 2008, to Ms. Wanda 
Tate, Office of Trade Relations, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, 
Department of Homeland Security, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., 
Washington, DC 20229, telephone 202-344-1440; facsimile 202-344-2064.

Information on Services for Individuals With Disabilities

    For information on facilities or services for individuals with 
disabilities or to request special assistance at the meeting, contact 
Ms. Wanda Tate as soon as possible.

    Dated: November 3, 2008.
Kimberly A. Marsho,
Director, Office of Trade Relations, U.S. Customs and Border 
Protection.
 [FR Doc. E8-26521 Filed 11-4-08; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 9111-14-P