Agricultural Water Enhancement Program, 13174 [E9-6763]

Download as PDF 13174 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 57 / Thursday, March 26, 2009 / Notices supplemental commodity specific questions. The Secretary appoints board members under each program. Some of the information contained on form AD– 755 is used by the Department to conduct background clearances of prospective board members required by departmental regulations. All committee members who are appointed by the Secretary require this clearance. The Office of the Secretary, White House Liaison will collect information using form AD–755, Advisory Committee and Research and Promotion Board Membership Background Information. Need and Use of the Information: The Office of the Secretary, White House Liaison will collect information on the background of the nominees to make sure there are no delinquent loans to the United States Department of Agriculture, (USDA), as well as making sure they have no negative record that could be a negative reflection to USDA. The information obtained from the form is also used in the compilation of an annual report to Congress. Failure of the Department to provide this information would require the Secretary to terminate the pertinent committee or board. Description of Respondents: Individuals or households. Number of Respondents: 1,740. Frequency of Responses: Reporting: Monthly. Total Burden Hours: 870. Ruth Brown, Departmental Information Collection Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. E9–6760 Filed 3–25–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3410–01–P DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Commodity Credit Corporation Agricultural Water Enhancement Program AGENCY: Commodity Credit Corporation (CCC) and Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), Department of Agriculture (USDA). ACTION: Notice of request for proposals; reopening of proposal submission period. SUMMARY: The Commodity Credit Corporation (CCC) published in the Federal Register of January 14, 2009, a Notice of Request for Proposals to announce the availability of funds and to solicit proposals from potential partners who seek to enter into partnership agreements with the Chief, Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS). The deadline for submitting proposals was March 2, 2009. The VerDate Nov<24>2008 20:28 Mar 25, 2009 Jkt 217001 purpose of this notice is to reopen the deadline for submitting proposals and to provide NRCS State Conservationists up to 2 weeks following the proposal submission deadline to submit their letter of review. The CCC is hereby reopening the deadline for submitting proposals until April 1, 2009. DATES: The proposal submission deadline is reopened and extended to April 1, 2009. The deadline for NRCS State Conservationists to submit their letters of proposal review is extended to April 15, 2009 ADDRESSES: Proposals should be submitted to the Chief (Attn: Financial Assistance Programs Division), Natural Resources Conservation Service, USDA, AWEP Proposals, P.O. Box 2890, Washington, DC 20013 by April 1, 2009. Applicants also must send their proposal to the appropriate State Conservationist(s) postmarked, or dated if electronic, no later than April 1, 2009. To submit your application electronically, visit http:// www.grants.gov/apply and follow the on-line instructions. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Gregory Johnson, Director, Financial Assistance Programs Division, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service, Room 5237, P.O. Box 2890, Washington, DC 20013–2890. Phone: (202) 720–1845. Fax: (202) 720–4265. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means for communication (Braille, large print, audiotape, etc.) should contract the USDA Target Center at (202) 720–2600 (voice and TDD). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The CCC, published a Notice of Requests for Proposals in the Federal Register of January 14, 2009 (74 FR 2040), announcing funding availability and to potential partners, the opportunity to enter into Agricultural Water Enhancement Program (AWEP) partnership agreements with the Chief, NRCS, to promote the conservation of ground and surface water and the improvement of water quality. This notice announced a deadline of March 2, 2009, to submit proposals to enter into AWEP partnership agreements and required NRCS State Conservationists to submit letters of proposal review to the NRCS National Headquarters by March 2, 2009. The CCC hereby amends the January 14 Notice of Requests for Proposals by: 1. Reopening and extending the proposal submission deadline to April 1, 2009; and 2. Extending the deadline for NRCS State Conservationists to submit their PO 00000 Frm 00002 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 letters of proposal review to April 15, 2009. Signed this 23rd day of March, 2009, in Washington, DC. Dave White, Acting Vice President, Commodity Credit Corporation and Acting Chief, Natural Resources Conservation Service. [FR Doc. E9–6763 Filed 3–25–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3410–16–P DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Federal Advisory Committee Forest Service, USDA. Notice of meeting. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: The Lake Tahoe Basin Federal Advisory Committee will hold a meeting on March 31, 2009 at the U.S. Forest Service Office, 35 College Drive, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150. This Committee, established by the Secretary of Agriculture on December 15, 1998 (64 FR 2876), is chartered to provide advice to the Secretary on implementing the terms of the Federal Interagency Partnership on the Lake Tahoe Region and other matters raised by the Secretary. DATES: The meetings will be held March 31, 2009, beginning at 9:30 a.m. and ending at 12 p.m. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the U.S. Forest Service Office, 35 College Drive, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150. For Further Information or to Request an Accommodation (one week prior to meeting date) Contact: Aria Hams, Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit, Forest Service, 35 College Drive, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150, (530) 543–2773. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Items to be covered on the agenda: (1) Consensus on the Lake Tahoe Southern Nevada Public Land Management Act (SNPLMA) Round 10 preliminary recommendation for capital projects and science themes and (2) public hearing. All Lake Tahoe Basin Federal Advisory Committee meetings are open to the public. Interested citizens are encouraged to attend at the above address. Issues may be brought to the attention of the Committee during the open public comment period at the meeting or by filing written statements with the secretary for the Committee before or after the meeting. Please refer any written comments to the Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit at the contact address stated above. E:\FR\FM\26MRN1.SGM 26MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 57 (Thursday, March 26, 2009)]
[Notices]
[Page 13174]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E9-6763]


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DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

Commodity Credit Corporation


Agricultural Water Enhancement Program

AGENCY: Commodity Credit Corporation (CCC) and Natural Resources 
Conservation Service (NRCS), Department of Agriculture (USDA).

ACTION: Notice of request for proposals; reopening of proposal 
submission period.

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SUMMARY: The Commodity Credit Corporation (CCC) published in the 
Federal Register of January 14, 2009, a Notice of Request for Proposals 
to announce the availability of funds and to solicit proposals from 
potential partners who seek to enter into partnership agreements with 
the Chief, Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS). The deadline 
for submitting proposals was March 2, 2009. The purpose of this notice 
is to reopen the deadline for submitting proposals and to provide NRCS 
State Conservationists up to 2 weeks following the proposal submission 
deadline to submit their letter of review. The CCC is hereby reopening 
the deadline for submitting proposals until April 1, 2009.

DATES: The proposal submission deadline is reopened and extended to 
April 1, 2009. The deadline for NRCS State Conservationists to submit 
their letters of proposal review is extended to April 15, 2009

ADDRESSES: Proposals should be submitted to the Chief (Attn: Financial 
Assistance Programs Division), Natural Resources Conservation Service, 
USDA, AWEP Proposals, P.O. Box 2890, Washington, DC 20013 by April 1, 
2009. Applicants also must send their proposal to the appropriate State 
Conservationist(s) postmarked, or dated if electronic, no later than 
April 1, 2009. To submit your application electronically, visit http://www.grants.gov/apply and follow the on-line instructions.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Gregory Johnson, Director, Financial 
Assistance Programs Division, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Natural 
Resources Conservation Service, Room 5237, P.O. Box 2890, Washington, 
DC 20013-2890. Phone: (202) 720-1845. Fax: (202) 720-4265.
    Persons with disabilities who require alternative means for 
communication (Braille, large print, audiotape, etc.) should contract 
the USDA Target Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TDD).

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The CCC, published a Notice of Requests for 
Proposals in the Federal Register of January 14, 2009 (74 FR 2040), 
announcing funding availability and to potential partners, the 
opportunity to enter into Agricultural Water Enhancement Program (AWEP) 
partnership agreements with the Chief, NRCS, to promote the 
conservation of ground and surface water and the improvement of water 
quality. This notice announced a deadline of March 2, 2009, to submit 
proposals to enter into AWEP partnership agreements and required NRCS 
State Conservationists to submit letters of proposal review to the NRCS 
National Headquarters by March 2, 2009.
    The CCC hereby amends the January 14 Notice of Requests for 
Proposals by:
    1. Reopening and extending the proposal submission deadline to 
April 1, 2009; and
    2. Extending the deadline for NRCS State Conservationists to submit 
their letters of proposal review to April 15, 2009.

    Signed this 23rd day of March, 2009, in Washington, DC.
Dave White,
Acting Vice President, Commodity Credit Corporation and Acting Chief, 
Natural Resources Conservation Service.
 [FR Doc. E9-6763 Filed 3-25-09; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 3410-16-P