Additional Designation of Four Individuals Pursuant to Executive Order 13224, 4504-4505 [E9-1594]

Download as PDF 4504 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 15 / Monday, January 26, 2009 / Notices Impact Report published on October 3, 2008. 2. Project name and location: MiamiDade Orange Line Phase 2: North Corridor Metrorail Extension, Miami, Florida (the ‘‘Project’’). Project sponsor: Miami-Dade Transit Project description: The FTA and Miami-Dade Transit prepared a Supplemental Environmental Assessment on changes made to the Project after FTA signed a Record of Decision on April 26, 2007. The Project involves a 9.2-mile heavy rail transit extension of the existing Metrorail system that would run along NW. 27th Avenue from NW. 76th Street to NW. 215th Street. Changes to the Project introduced since the ROD include modifying the location and layout of the NW. 82nd Street Station, identifying a new relocation site for the North Central Branch Library, shifting the alignment and station configuration at NW. 103rd Street Station, identifying a new location for the NW. 119th Street Station, and proposing new locations for the Park and Ride facilities at NW. 199th Street and NW. 215th Street Station Park and Ride Facilities. Final agency actions: FONSI signed on November 7, 2008; Section 106 Finding of No Historic Properties Affected. Supporting documentation: Miami-Dade Orange Line Phase 2: North Corridor Metrorail Extension Supplemental Environmental Assessment published in August 2008. 3. Project name and location: South Sacramento Corridor Phase 2 Extension Project, Sacramento, California. Project sponsor: Sacramento Regional Transit District (RT). Project description: FTA and RT have prepared a Supplemental Final Environmental Impact Statement/ Subsequent Final Environmental Impact Report for a 4.3-mile Light Rail Transit (LRT) extension from the South Line at Meadowview Road to Cosumnes River College. The LRT project includes the construction of four stations at Morrison Creek, Franklin, Center Parkway, and the Cosumnes River College. Final agency actions: ROD signed on December 18, 2008; Project-level Air Quality Conformity determination; Consultation with U.S. Department of Interior (DOI) under Section 7 of the Endangered Species Act resulting in DOI’s issuance of a Biological Opinion; Section 106 Finding of No Historic Properties Affected. Supporting documentation: Supplemental Final Environmental Impact Statement/ Subsequent Final Environmental Impact Report for the South Sacramento Corridor Phase 2 Extension Project published on October 17, 2008. 4. Project name and location: Access to the Region’s Core Project (ARC), VerDate Nov<24>2008 17:20 Jan 23, 2009 Jkt 217001 Hudson County, New Jersey and New York City, New York. Project sponsor: New Jersey Transit (NJ Transit). Project description: FTA and NJ Transit have completed a Final Environmental Impact Statement for a 7.6 mile commuter rail project that includes a new commuter rail tunnel under the Hudson River from New Jersey into Manhattan, a new commuter rail station near the existing Penn Station New York, and the track capacity expansion of the Northeast Corridor in New Jersey from the Koppers Coke site in Kearny through the Frank R. Lautenberg Station in Secaucusto the portal of the new Hudson River tunnel near Tonnelle Avenue. Key components of the project include a new direct connection at Secaucus between the Northeast Corridor and the Main, Bergen County, and Pascack Valley lines; two new single track tunnels under the Palisades in New Jersey and the Hudson River and through the west side of Manhattan to the new underground 6-track station that will end at Fifth Avenue and West 34th Street in Manhattan; and a mid-day train storage yard on the Koppers Coke site, two fan plants/construction access shafts in New Jersey, and four fan plants/construction access shafts in Manhattan. Final agency actions: ROD signed on January 14, 2009, Project-level Air Quality Conformity Determination, Section 4(f) finding, Section 106 Programmatic Agreement dated October 13, 2008, Finding of no practicable alternative to significant encroachment into floodplains in accordance with Executive Order 11988, and Finding of no practicable alternative to new construction in wetlands in accordance with Executive Order 11990. Supporting documentation: Access to the Region’s Core Project Final Environmental Impact Statement published on November 7, 2008. Issued on: January 15, 2009. Susan Borinsky, Associate Administrator for Planning and Environment, Washington, DC. [FR Doc. E9–1408 Filed 1–23–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–57–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Office of Foreign Assets Control Additional Designation of Four Individuals Pursuant to Executive Order 13224 AGENCY: Office of Foreign Assets Control, Treasury. ACTION: Notice. PO 00000 Frm 00137 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 SUMMARY: The Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (‘‘OFAC’’) is publishing the name of four newly-designated individuals whose property and interests in property are blocked pursuant to Executive Order 13224 of September 23, 2001, ‘‘Blocking Property and Prohibiting Transactions With Persons Who Commit, Threaten To Commit, or Support Terrorism.’’ DATES: The designation by the Director of OFAC of the four individuals identified in this notice, pursuant to Executive Order 13224, is effective on January 16, 2009. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Assistant Director, Compliance Outreach & Implementation, Office of Foreign Assets Control, Department of the Treasury, Washington, DC 20220, tel.: 202/622–2490. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Electronic and Facsimile Availability This document and additional information concerning OFAC are available from OFAC’s Web site (http://www.treas.gov/ofac) or via facsimile through a 24-hour fax-ondemand service, tel.: 202/622–0077. Background On September 23, 2001, the President issued Executive Order 13224 (the ‘‘Order’’) pursuant to the International Emergency Economic Powers Act, 50 U.S.C. 1701–1706, and the United Nations Participation Act of 1945, 22 U.S.C. 287c. In the Order, the President declared a national emergency to address grave acts of terrorism and threats of terrorism committed by foreign terrorists, including the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks in New York, Pennsylvania, and at the Pentagon. The Order imposes economic sanctions on persons who have committed, pose a significant risk of committing, or support acts of terrorism. The President identified in the Annex to the Order, as amended by Executive Order 13268 of July 2, 2002, 13 individuals and 16 entities as subject to the economic sanctions. The Order was further amended by Executive Order 13284 of January 23, 2003, to reflect the creation of the Department of Homeland Security. Section 1 of the Order blocks, with certain exceptions, all property and interests in property that are in or hereafter come within the United States or the possession or control of United States persons, of: (1) Foreign persons listed in the Annex to the Order; (2) foreign persons determined by the Secretary of State, in consultation with E:\FR\FM\26JAN1.SGM 26JAN1 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 15 / Monday, January 26, 2009 / Notices the Secretary of the Treasury, the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security and the Attorney General, to have committed, or to pose a significant risk of committing, acts of terrorism that threaten the security of U.S. nationals or the national security, foreign policy, or economy of the United States; (3) persons determined by the Director of OFAC, in consultation with the Departments of State, Homeland Security and Justice, to be owned or controlled by, or to act for or on behalf of those persons listed in the Annex to the Order or those persons determined to be subject to subsection 1(b), 1(c), or 1(d)(i) of the Order; and (4) except as provided in section 5 of the Order and after such consultation, if any, with foreign authorities as the Secretary of State, in consultation with the Secretary of the Treasury, the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security and the Attorney General, deems appropriate in the exercise of his discretion, persons determined by the Director of OFAC, in consultation with the Departments of State, Homeland Security and Justice, to assist in, sponsor, or provide financial, material, or technological support for, or financial or other services to or in support of, such acts of terrorism or those persons listed in the Annex to the Order or determined to be subject to the Order or to be otherwise associated with those persons listed in the Annex to the Order or those persons determined to be subject to subsection 1(b), 1(c), or 1(d)(i) of the Order. On January 16, 2009, the Director of OFAC, in consultation with the Departments of State, Homeland Security, Justice and other relevant agencies, designated, pursuant to one or more of the criteria set forth in subsections 1(b), 1(c) or 1(d) of the Order, four individuals whose property and interests in property are blocked pursuant to Executive Order 13224. The designees are as follows: 1. AL-BAHTIYTI, Muhammad Rab’a al-Sayid (a.k.a. AL-BAHTITI, Muhammad Mahmud; a.k.a. ALBAHTITI, Muhammad Mahmud Rabi’ al-Zayd; a.k.a. AL-BAHTITI, Muhammad Rabi’; a.k.a. AL-HATITI, Muhammad Rabi’ al-Sa’id; a.k.a. ALMASRI, Abu Dujana); DOB 1971; POB al-Sharqiyyah, Egypt; nationality Egypt (individual) [SDGT] 2. BIN LADEN, Sa’ad (a.k.a. ABBUD, Bin Muhammad Awad; a.k.a. ABUD, Sa’ad Muhammad Awad; a.k.a. ADBUD, Muhammad ’Awad; a.k.a. AWAD, Muhammad; a.k.a. BAABOOD, Sa’ad Muhammad; a.k.a. BIN LADEN, Sad; a.k.a. ‘‘AL-KAHTANE, Abdul Rahman’’); DOB 1982; POB Saudi VerDate Nov<24>2008 17:20 Jan 23, 2009 Jkt 217001 Arabia; nationality Saudi Arabia; Passport 520951 (Sudan); alt. Passport 530951 (Sudan) (individual) [SDGT] 3. HAMID, Mustafa (a.k.a. AL-MASRI, Abu al-Walid; a.k.a. AL-MISRI, Abu Walid; a.k.a. AL-WALID, Abu; a.k.a. ATIYA, Mustafa; a.k.a. HAMID, Mustafa Muhammad ’Atiya; a.k.a. ‘‘AL-MAKKI, Hashim’’); DOB Mar 1945; POB Alexandria, Egypt; nationality Egypt; alt. nationality Pakistan (individual) [SDGT] 4. HUSAIN, Ali Saleh (a.k.a. ’ALA’LAH, ’Ali Salih Husayn; a.k.a. ALTABUKI, Ali Saleh Husain; a.k.a. ALTABUKI, ’Ali Salih Husayn al-Dhahak; a.k.a. AL-YEMENI, Abu Dhahak; a.k.a. DAHHAK, Abu; a.k.a. ’ULA’LAH, ’Ali Salih Husayn); DOB circa 1970; POB alHudaydah, Yemen; nationality Yemen; Individual’s height is 5 feet 9 inches. (individual) [SDGT] Dated: January 16, 2009. Adam J. Szubin, Director, Office of Foreign Assets Control. [FR Doc. 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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Office of Foreign Assets Control


Additional Designation of Four Individuals Pursuant to Executive 
Order 13224

AGENCY: Office of Foreign Assets Control, Treasury.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control 
(``OFAC'') is publishing the name of four newly-designated individuals 
whose property and interests in property are blocked pursuant to 
Executive Order 13224 of September 23, 2001, ``Blocking Property and 
Prohibiting Transactions With Persons Who Commit, Threaten To Commit, 
or Support Terrorism.''

DATES: The designation by the Director of OFAC of the four individuals 
identified in this notice, pursuant to Executive Order 13224, is 
effective on January 16, 2009.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Assistant Director, Compliance 
Outreach & Implementation, Office of Foreign Assets Control, Department 
of the Treasury, Washington, DC 20220, tel.: 202/622-2490.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Electronic and Facsimile Availability

    This document and additional information concerning OFAC are 
available from OFAC's Web site (http://www.treas.gov/ofac) or via 
facsimile through a 24-hour fax-on-demand service, tel.: 202/622-0077.

Background

    On September 23, 2001, the President issued Executive Order 13224 
(the ``Order'') pursuant to the International Emergency Economic Powers 
Act, 50 U.S.C. 1701-1706, and the United Nations Participation Act of 
1945, 22 U.S.C. 287c. In the Order, the President declared a national 
emergency to address grave acts of terrorism and threats of terrorism 
committed by foreign terrorists, including the September 11, 2001, 
terrorist attacks in New York, Pennsylvania, and at the Pentagon. The 
Order imposes economic sanctions on persons who have committed, pose a 
significant risk of committing, or support acts of terrorism. The 
President identified in the Annex to the Order, as amended by Executive 
Order 13268 of July 2, 2002, 13 individuals and 16 entities as subject 
to the economic sanctions. The Order was further amended by Executive 
Order 13284 of January 23, 2003, to reflect the creation of the 
Department of Homeland Security.
    Section 1 of the Order blocks, with certain exceptions, all 
property and interests in property that are in or hereafter come within 
the United States or the possession or control of United States 
persons, of: (1) Foreign persons listed in the Annex to the Order; (2) 
foreign persons determined by the Secretary of State, in consultation 
with

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the Secretary of the Treasury, the Secretary of the Department of 
Homeland Security and the Attorney General, to have committed, or to 
pose a significant risk of committing, acts of terrorism that threaten 
the security of U.S. nationals or the national security, foreign 
policy, or economy of the United States; (3) persons determined by the 
Director of OFAC, in consultation with the Departments of State, 
Homeland Security and Justice, to be owned or controlled by, or to act 
for or on behalf of those persons listed in the Annex to the Order or 
those persons determined to be subject to subsection 1(b), 1(c), or 
1(d)(i) of the Order; and (4) except as provided in section 5 of the 
Order and after such consultation, if any, with foreign authorities as 
the Secretary of State, in consultation with the Secretary of the 
Treasury, the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security and the 
Attorney General, deems appropriate in the exercise of his discretion, 
persons determined by the Director of OFAC, in consultation with the 
Departments of State, Homeland Security and Justice, to assist in, 
sponsor, or provide financial, material, or technological support for, 
or financial or other services to or in support of, such acts of 
terrorism or those persons listed in the Annex to the Order or 
determined to be subject to the Order or to be otherwise associated 
with those persons listed in the Annex to the Order or those persons 
determined to be subject to subsection 1(b), 1(c), or 1(d)(i) of the 
Order.
    On January 16, 2009, the Director of OFAC, in consultation with the 
Departments of State, Homeland Security, Justice and other relevant 
agencies, designated, pursuant to one or more of the criteria set forth 
in subsections 1(b), 1(c) or 1(d) of the Order, four individuals whose 
property and interests in property are blocked pursuant to Executive 
Order 13224.
    The designees are as follows:
    1. AL-BAHTIYTI, Muhammad Rab'a al-Sayid (a.k.a. AL-BAHTITI, 
Muhammad Mahmud; a.k.a. AL-BAHTITI, Muhammad Mahmud Rabi' al-Zayd; 
a.k.a. AL-BAHTITI, Muhammad Rabi'; a.k.a. AL-HATITI, Muhammad Rabi' al-
Sa'id; a.k.a. AL-MASRI, Abu Dujana); DOB 1971; POB al-Sharqiyyah, 
Egypt; nationality Egypt (individual) [SDGT]
    2. BIN LADEN, Sa'ad (a.k.a. ABBUD, Bin Muhammad Awad; a.k.a. ABUD, 
Sa'ad Muhammad Awad; a.k.a. ADBUD, Muhammad 'Awad; a.k.a. AWAD, 
Muhammad; a.k.a. BAABOOD, Sa'ad Muhammad; a.k.a. BIN LADEN, Sad; a.k.a. 
``AL-KAHTANE, Abdul Rahman''); DOB 1982; POB Saudi Arabia; nationality 
Saudi Arabia; Passport 520951 (Sudan); alt. Passport 530951 (Sudan) 
(individual) [SDGT]
    3. HAMID, Mustafa (a.k.a. AL-MASRI, Abu al-Walid; a.k.a. AL-MISRI, 
Abu Walid; a.k.a. AL-WALID, Abu; a.k.a. ATIYA, Mustafa; a.k.a. HAMID, 
Mustafa Muhammad 'Atiya; a.k.a. ``AL-MAKKI, Hashim''); DOB Mar 1945; 
POB Alexandria, Egypt; nationality Egypt; alt. nationality Pakistan 
(individual) [SDGT]
    4. HUSAIN, Ali Saleh (a.k.a. 'ALA'LAH, 'Ali Salih Husayn; a.k.a. 
AL-TABUKI, Ali Saleh Husain; a.k.a. AL-TABUKI, 'Ali Salih Husayn al-
Dhahak; a.k.a. AL-YEMENI, Abu Dhahak; a.k.a. DAHHAK, Abu; a.k.a. 
'ULA'LAH, 'Ali Salih Husayn); DOB circa 1970; POB al-Hudaydah, Yemen; 
nationality Yemen; Individual's height is 5 feet 9 inches. (individual) 
[SDGT]

    Dated: January 16, 2009.
Adam J. Szubin,
Director, Office of Foreign Assets Control.
[FR Doc. E9-1594 Filed 1-23-09; 8:45 am]
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