Culturally Significant Objects Imported for Exhibition Determinations: “New Amsterdam: The Island at the Center of the World”, 31477 [E9-15556]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 125 / Wednesday, July 1, 2009 / Notices taken into account political, military, economic, human rights and arms control considerations. More detailed information is contained in the formal certification which, though unclassified, contains business information submitted to the Department of State by the applicant, publication of which could cause competitive harm to the United States firm concerned. Sincerely, Michael C. Polt, Acting Assistant Secretary Legislative Affairs. Enclosure: Transmittal No. DDTC 017–09. March 12, 2009 Hon. Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the House of Representatives. Dear Madam Speaker: Pursuant to Section 36(c) of the Arms Export Control Act, I am transmitting, herewith, certification of a proposed technical assistance agreement for export major defense equipment and associated technical data and defense services in the amount of $14,000,000 or more. The transaction contained in the attached certification involves the direct commercial sale of eight P–8I Long Range Maritime Reconnaissance and Anti-Submarine Warfare Aircraft with associated support equipment and spares to the Government of India. The United States Government is prepared to license the export of these items having taken into account political, military, economic, human rights and arms control considerations. More detailed information is contained in the formal certification which, though unclassified, contains business information submitted to the Department of State by the applicant, publication of which could cause competitive harm to the United States firm concerned. Sincerely, Michael C. Polt, Acting Assistant Secretary Legislative Affairs. Enclosure: Transmittal No. DDTC 018–09. April 3, 2009 Hon. Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the House of Representatives. Dear Madam Speaker: Pursuant to Section 36(c) and Section 36(d) of the Arms Export Control Act, I am transmitting, herewith, certification of a proposed manufacturing license agreement for the manufacture of significant military equipment abroad and the export of defense articles or defense services in the amount of $100,000,000 or more. The transaction contained in the attached certification involves the export of defense articles, including technical data, and defense services to Japan for the manufacture of the Integrated Digital Electronic Engine Control, the Engine Diagnostic Unit, the Engine Analyzer Unit and the Data Control Unit for the F100–220E engine used in the Japanese Ministry of Defense F–15 aircraft. The United States Government is prepared to license the export of these items having taken into account political, military, economic, human rights and arms control considerations. VerDate Nov<24>2008 15:22 Jun 30, 2009 Jkt 217001 More detailed information is contained in the formal certification which, though unclassified, contains business information submitted to the Department of State by the applicant, publication of which could cause competitive harm to the United States firm concerned. Sincerely, Michael C. Polt, Acting Assistant Secretary Legislative Affairs. Enclosure: Transmittal No. DDTC 021–09. April 3, 2009 Hon. Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the House of Representatives. Dear Madam Speaker: Pursuant to Section 36(c) of the Arms Export Control Act, I am transmitting, herewith, certification of a proposed license for the export of defense articles that are firearms controlled under Category I of the United States Munitions List in the amount of $1,000,000 or more. The transaction contained in the attached certification involves the export of 2,745 Ruger firearms such as Single Action Revolvers, Double Action Revolvers, Centerfire and Rimfire Pistols, Bolt Action Rifles, Semi-Automatic Rifles in .22 caliber, Single Shot Rifles, and 1,800 Minor Component Parts for Rifles, Pistols and Revolvers. These firearms and minor components parts are being sold to a firearms distributor for commercial resale in Canada. The United States Government is prepared to license the export of these items having taken into account political, military, economic, human rights and arms control considerations. More detailed information is contained in the formal certification which, though unclassified, contains business information submitted to the Department of State by the applicant, publication of which could cause competitive harm to the United States firm concerned. Sincerely, Michael C. Polt, Acting Assistant Secretary Legislative Affairs. Enclosure: Transmittal No. DDTC 025–09. Dated: June 10, 2009. Robert S. Kovac, Managing Director, Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, Department of State. [FR Doc. E9–15554 Filed 6–30–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–25–P DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice 6685] Culturally Significant Objects Imported for Exhibition Determinations: ‘‘New Amsterdam: The Island at the Center of the World’’ SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given of the following determinations: Pursuant to the authority vested in me by the Act of October 19, 1965 (79 Stat. 985; 22 U.S.C. 2459), Executive Order 12047 of March 27, 1978, the Foreign Affairs Reform and Restructuring Act of 1998 (112 Stat. 2681, et seq.; 22 U.S.C. 6501 note, et PO 00000 Frm 00076 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 31477 seq.), Delegation of Authority No. 234 of October 1, 1999, Delegation of Authority No. 236 of October 19, 1999, as amended, and Delegation of Authority No. 257 of April 15, 2003 [68 FR 19875], I hereby determine that the objects to be included in the exhibition ‘‘New Amsterdam: The Island at the Center of the World,’’ imported from abroad for temporary exhibition within the United States, are of cultural significance. The objects are imported pursuant to loan agreements with the foreign owners or custodians. I also determine that the exhibition or display of the exhibit objects at the South Street Seaport Museum, New York, NY, from on or about September 13, 2009, until on or about January 7, 2010, and at possible additional exhibitions or venues yet to be determined, is in the national interest. Public Notice of these Determinations is ordered to be published in the Federal Register. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For further information, including a list of the exhibit objects, contact Carol B. Epstein, Attorney-Adviser, Office of the Legal Adviser, U.S. Department of State (telephone: 202/453–8048). The address is U.S. Department of State, SA–44, 301 4th Street, SW., Room 700, Washington, DC 20547–0001. June 22, 2009. C. Miller Crouch, Acting Assistant Secretary for Educational and Cultural Affairs, Department of State. [FR Doc. E9–15556 Filed 6–30–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–05–P DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice 6686] Advisory Committee on International Economic Policy; Notice of Open Meeting The Advisory Committee on International Economic Policy (ACIEP) will meet from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Monday, July 20, 2009, at the U.S. Department of State, 2201 C Street, NW., Room 1107, Washington, DC. The meeting will be hosted by the Acting Assistant Secretary of State for Economic, Energy, and Business Affairs David Nelson and Committee Chair Ted Kassinger. The ACIEP serves the U.S. Government in a solely advisory capacity, and provides advice concerning issues and challenges in international economic policy. The meeting will focus on a discussion about U.S.-India economic relations. Subcommittee reports and discussions will be led by the Economic Empowerment in Strategic Regions E:\FR\FM\01JYN1.SGM 01JYN1

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DEPARTMENT OF STATE

[Public Notice 6685]


Culturally Significant Objects Imported for Exhibition 
Determinations: ``New Amsterdam: The Island at the Center of the 
World''

SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given of the following determinations: 
Pursuant to the authority vested in me by the Act of October 19, 1965 
(79 Stat. 985; 22 U.S.C. 2459), Executive Order 12047 of March 27, 
1978, the Foreign Affairs Reform and Restructuring Act of 1998 (112 
Stat. 2681, et seq.; 22 U.S.C. 6501 note, et seq.), Delegation of 
Authority No. 234 of October 1, 1999, Delegation of Authority No. 236 
of October 19, 1999, as amended, and Delegation of Authority No. 257 of 
April 15, 2003 [68 FR 19875], I hereby determine that the objects to be 
included in the exhibition ``New Amsterdam: The Island at the Center of 
the World,'' imported from abroad for temporary exhibition within the 
United States, are of cultural significance. The objects are imported 
pursuant to loan agreements with the foreign owners or custodians. I 
also determine that the exhibition or display of the exhibit objects at 
the South Street Seaport Museum, New York, NY, from on or about 
September 13, 2009, until on or about January 7, 2010, and at possible 
additional exhibitions or venues yet to be determined, is in the 
national interest. Public Notice of these Determinations is ordered to 
be published in the Federal Register.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For further information, including a 
list of the exhibit objects, contact Carol B. Epstein, Attorney-
Adviser, Office of the Legal Adviser, U.S. Department of State 
(telephone: 202/453-8048). The address is U.S. Department of State, SA-
44, 301 4th Street, SW., Room 700, Washington, DC 20547-0001.

    June 22, 2009.
C. Miller Crouch,
Acting Assistant Secretary for Educational and Cultural Affairs, 
Department of State.
[FR Doc. E9-15556 Filed 6-30-09; 8:45 am]
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