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Download as PDF 28492 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 114 / Tuesday, June 16, 2009 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Unconventional Resources Technology Advisory Committee AGENCY: Department of Energy, Office of Fossil Energy. ACTION: Notice of open meeting. mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES SUMMARY: This notice announces a meeting of the Unconventional Resources Technology Advisory Committee. Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92–463, 86 Stat.770) requires that notice of these meetings be announced in the Federal Register. DATES: Tuesday, July 14, 2009, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. (EST). ADDRESSES: TMS, Inc., 955 L’Enfant Plaza North, SW., Suite 1500, Washington, DC 20024. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Elena Melchert, U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Oil and Natural Gas, Washington, DC 20585. Phone: 202– 586–5600. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Purpose of the Committee: The purpose of the Unconventional Resources Technology Advisory Committee is to provide advice on development and implementation of programs related to onshore unconventional natural gas and other petroleum resources to the Secretary of Energy; and provide comments and recommendations and priorities for the Department of Energy Annual Plan per requirements of the Energy Policy Act of 2005, Title IX, Subtitle J, Section 999D. Tentative Agenda 12:30 p.m. Registration. 1 p.m.–4:45 p.m. Welcome and Introductions, Opening Remarks, Presentation on Status of DOE Oil and Natural Gas Program, Section 999 Planning Process, Status of the Unconventional Natural Gas and Other Petroleum Resources Program, Overview of Response to Section 999D Advisory Committee Recommendations, and Facilitated Discussions. 4:45 p.m.–5 p.m. Public Comments. 5 p.m. Adjourn. Public Participation: The meeting is open to the public. The Designated Federal Officer and the Chairman of the Committee will lead the meeting for the orderly conduct of business. If you would like to file a written statement with the Committee, you may do so either before or after the meeting. If you would like to make oral statements regarding any of the items on the agenda, you should contact Elena Melchert at the address or telephone VerDate Nov<24>2008 16:50 Jun 15, 2009 Jkt 217001 number listed above. You must make your request for an oral statement at least five business days prior to the meeting, and reasonable provisions will be made to include the presentation on the agenda. Public comment will follow the 5 minute rule. Minutes: The minutes of this meeting will be available for public review and copying within 60 days at the Freedom of Information Public Reading Room, Room 1G–033, Forrestal Building, 1000 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC, between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. Issued at Washington, DC, on June 10, 2009. Rachel Samuel, Deputy Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. E9–14109 Filed 6–15–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [FRL–8919–4] Science Advisory Board Staff Office; Notification of an Upcoming Closed Meeting of the Science Advisory Board’s Scientific and Technological Achievement Awards Committee AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Science Advisory Board (SAB) Staff Office announces a closed meeting of the SAB’s Scientific and Technological Achievement Awards (STAA) Committee to recommend to the Administrator the recipients of the Agency’s 2009 Scientific and Technological Achievement Awards. DATES: The meeting dates are Monday and Tuesday, August 17 and 18, 2009 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time), and Wednesday, August 19, 2009, from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time). ADDRESSES: The closed meeting will be held at the U.S. EPA Science Advisory Board Staff Office Conference Room, Third Floor, Suite 3700, 1025 F Street NW., Suite 3700, Washington, DC 20004. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Members of the public who wish to obtain further information regarding this announcement may contact Mr. Edward Hanlon, Designated Federal Officer, by telephone: (202) 343–9946 or e-mail at hanlon.edward@epa.gov. The SAB PO 00000 Frm 00020 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 mailing address is: U.S. EPA Science Advisory Board (1400F), U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave, NW., Washington, DC 20460. General information about the SAB as well as any updates concerning the meeting announced in this notice may be found in the SAB Web site at http://www.epa.gov/sab. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Summary: Pursuant to Section 10(d) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), 5 U.S.C. App.2, and section (c)(6) of the Government in the Sunshine Act, 5 U.S.C. 552b(c)(6), EPA has determined that the meeting will be closed to the public. The purpose of the meeting is for the SAB to recommend to the Administrator the recipients of the Agency’s 2009 Scientific and Technological Achievement Awards. These awards are established to honor and recognize EPA employees who have made outstanding contributions in the advancement of science and technology through their research and development activities, as exhibited in publication of their results in peer reviewed journals. This meeting is closed to the public because it is concerned with selecting which employees are deserving of awards, a personnel matter with privacy concerns, which is exempt from public disclosure pursuant to section 10(d) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), 5 U.S.C. App.2, and section (c)(6) of the Government in the Sunshine Act, 5 U.S.C. 552b(c)(6). In accordance with the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, minutes of the meeting will be kept for Agency and Congressional review. Dated: June 9, 2009. Lisa P. Jackson, Administrator. [FR Doc. E9–14116 Filed 6–15–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P FEDERAL MINE SAFETY AND HEALTH REVIEW COMMISSION Sunshine Act; Notice of Meetings June 10, 2009. TIME AND DATE: 10 a.m., Thursday, June 25, 2009. PLACE: The Richard V. Backley Hearing Room, 9th Floor, 601 New Jersey Avenue, NW., Washington, DC. STATUS: Open. MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: The Commission will hear oral argument in the matter Secretary of Labor v. Musser Engineering, Inc., and PBS Coals, Inc., Docket Nos. PENN 2004–152 and PENN 2004–158. (Issues include whether E:\FR\FM\16JNN1.SGM 16JNN1 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 114 / Tuesday, June 16, 2009 / Notices Musser and PBS violated 29 CFR 75.1200 when the operator of the Quecreek mine failed to maintain an accurate mine map showing the boundaries of adjacent abandoned mine workings, whether the alleged violations were ‘‘significant and substantial,’’ whether the companies were guilty of gross negligence, and whether the Administrative Law Judge properly increased the proposed penalty amounts.) Any person attending this oral argument who requires special accessibility features and/or auxiliary aids, such as sign language interpreters, must inform the Commission in advance of those needs. Subject to 29 CFR 2706.150(a)(3) and 2706.160(d). CONTACT PERSON FOR MORE INFORMATION: Jean Ellen (202) 434–9950 / (202) 708– 9300 for TDD Relay/1–800–877–8339 for toll free. Jean H. Ellen, Chief Docket Clerk. [FR Doc. E9–14284 Filed 6–12–09; 4:15 pm] BILLING CODE P FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies The companies listed in this notice have applied to the Board for approval, 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 VerDate Nov<24>2008 16:50 Jun 15, 2009 Jkt 217001 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 July 10, 2009. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Boston (Richard Walker, Community Affairs Officer) P.O. Box 55882, Boston, Massachusetts 02106–2204: 1. NewStar Holdco, Boston, Massachusetts; to become a bank holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of Southern Commerce Bank, National Association, Tampa, Florida. In connection with this application, Applicant also has applied to acquire NewStar Financial, Inc., NewStar Asset Management, LLC, and NewStar Credit Opportunities Fund, all of Boston, Massachusetts, and engage in commercial finance activities, and in providing asset management services, pursuant to sections 225.28(b)(1), (b)(2), and (b)(7) of Regulation Y. B. Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond (A. Linwood Gill, III, Vice President) 701 East Byrd Street, Richmond, Virginia 23261–4528: 1. Army and Air Force Mutual Aid Association, Ft. Myer, Virginia, and Armed Forces Bank Holding Company, Reston, Virginia; to become bank holding companies by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of Armed Forces Bank, National Association, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, and Armed Forces Bank of California, National Association, San Diego, California. In addition, Applicants also have applied to engage in extending credit and servicing loans activities, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(1) of Regulation Y. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, June 11, 2009. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E9–14130 Filed 6–15–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM Sunshine Act Meeting Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. TIME AND DATE: 12:00 p.m., Monday, June 22, 2009. PLACE: Marriner S. Eccles Federal Reserve Board Building, 20th and C Streets, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20551. STATUS: Closed. MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: 1. Personnel actions (appointments, promotions, assignments, AGENCY HOLDING THE MEETING: PO 00000 Frm 00021 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 28493 reassignments, and salary actions) involving individual Federal Reserve System employees. 2. Any items carried forward from a previously announced meeting. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Michelle Smith, Director, or Dave Skidmore, Assistant to the Board, Office of Board Members at 202–452–2955. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: You may call 202–452–3206 beginning at approximately 5 p.m. two business days before the meeting for a recorded announcement of bank and bank holding company applications scheduled for the meeting; or you may contact the Board’s Web site at http:// www.federalreserve.gov for an electronic announcement that not only lists applications, but also indicates procedural and other information about the meeting. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, June 12, 2009. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. 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Arch, Director (Qualifying Individual) World Wide Cargo Partners, LLC, 7901 Stoneridge Drive, Ste. 117, Pleasanton, CA 94588, Officer: Joyce E. Behringer, Manager (Qualifying Individual) Non-Vessel-Operating Common Carrier and Ocean Freight Forwarder Transportation Intermediary Applicants E:\FR\FM\16JNN1.SGM 16JNN1

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[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 114 (Tuesday, June 16, 2009)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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FEDERAL MINE SAFETY AND HEALTH REVIEW COMMISSION


Sunshine Act; Notice of Meetings

June 10, 2009.

TIME AND DATE: 10 a.m., Thursday, June 25, 2009.

PLACE: The Richard V. Backley Hearing Room, 9th Floor, 601 New Jersey 
Avenue, NW., Washington, DC.

STATUS: Open.

MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: The Commission will hear oral argument in the 
matter Secretary of Labor v. Musser Engineering, Inc., and PBS Coals, 
Inc., Docket Nos. PENN 2004-152 and PENN 2004-158. (Issues include 
whether

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Musser and PBS violated 29 CFR 75.1200 when the operator of the 
Quecreek mine failed to maintain an accurate mine map showing the 
boundaries of adjacent abandoned mine workings, whether the alleged 
violations were ``significant and substantial,'' whether the companies 
were guilty of gross negligence, and whether the Administrative Law 
Judge properly increased the proposed penalty amounts.)
    Any person attending this oral argument who requires special 
accessibility features and/or auxiliary aids, such as sign language 
interpreters, must inform the Commission in advance of those needs. 
Subject to 29 CFR 2706.150(a)(3) and 2706.160(d).

CONTACT PERSON FOR MORE INFORMATION: Jean Ellen (202) 434-9950 / (202) 
708-9300 for TDD Relay/1-800-877-8339 for toll free.

Jean H. Ellen,
Chief Docket Clerk.
[FR Doc. E9-14284 Filed 6-12-09; 4:15 pm]
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