U.S. Travel and Tourism Advisory Board, 36667-36668 [E9-17715]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 141 / Friday, July 24, 2009 / Notices requested to provide their case brief and rebuttal briefs in electronic format (e.g., Microsoft Word, pdf, etc.). Interested parties, who wish to request a hearing or to participate if one is requested, must submit a written request to the Assistant Secretary for Import Administration within 30 days of the date of publication of this notice. Requests should contain: (1) The party’s name, address, and telephone number; (2) the number of participants; and (3) a list of issues to be discussed. See 19 CFR 351.310(c). Issues raised in the hearing will be limited to those raised in case and rebuttal briefs. The Department will issue the final results of this review, including the results of its analysis of issues raised in any such written briefs or at the hearing, if held, not later than 120 days after the date of publication of this notice. srobinson on DSKHWCL6B1PROD with NOTICES Assessment Rates Upon issuance of the final results, the Department will determine, and CBP shall assess, antidumping duties on all appropriate entries covered by this review. The Department intends to issue assessment instructions to CBP 15 days after the publication date of the final results of this review. We will instruct CBP to liquidate the Watanabe Group’s appropriate entries at the PRC-wide rate of 258.21 percent. Cash Deposit Requirements The following cash deposit requirements will be effective upon publication of the notice of final results of the administrative review for all shipments of CLPP from the PRC entered, or withdrawn from warehouse, for consumption on or after the date of publication, as provided by section 751(a)(2)(C) of the Act: (1) For previously reviewed or investigated companies not listed above that have separate rates, the cash-deposit rate will continue to be the company-specific rate published for the most recent period; (2) for all other PRC exporters of subject merchandise, which have not been found to be entitled to a separate rate, the cash-deposit rate will be PRC-wide rate of 258.21 percent; and (3) for all non-PRC exporters of subject merchandise, the cash-deposit rate will be the rate applicable to the PRC exporter that supplied that non-PRC exporter. These deposit requirements, when imposed, shall remain in effect until further notice. Notification to Importers This notice serves as a preliminary reminder to importers of their responsibility under 19 CFR 351.402(f)(2) to file a certificate VerDate Nov<24>2008 18:55 Jul 23, 2009 Jkt 217001 regarding the reimbursement of antidumping duties prior to liquidation of the relevant entries during this review period. Failure to comply with this requirement could result in the Secretary’s presumption that reimbursement of antidumping duties occurred and the subsequent assessment of double antidumping duties. This administrative review and notice are in accordance with sections 751(a)(1) and 777(i) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.221(b)(4). Dated: July 20, 2009. Ronald K. Lorentzen, Acting Assistant Secretary for Import Administration. [FR Doc. E9–17716 Filed 7–23–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration U.S. Travel and Tourism Advisory Board AGENCY: International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce. ACTION: Notice of an Opportunity To Apply for Membership on the U.S. Travel and Tourism Advisory Board. SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce is currently seeking applications for membership on the U.S. Travel and Tourism Advisory Board (Board). The purpose of the Board is to advise the Secretary of Commerce on matters relating to the travel and tourism industry. Please submit application information to J. Marc Chittum, Office of Advisory Committees, U.S. Travel and Tourism Advisory Board Executive Secretariat, U.S. Department of Commerce, Room 4043, 1401 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230. DATES: All applications must be received by the Office of Advisory Committees by close of business on August 20, 2009. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: J. Marc Chittum, U.S. Travel and Tourism Advisory Board, Room 4043, 1401 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230, telephone: 202–482–4501, email: Marc.Chittum@mail.doc.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Office of Advisory Committees is accepting applications for Board members for the upcoming two-year charter term beginning September 2009. Members shall serve until the Board’s charter expires on September 20, 2011. ADDRESSES: PO 00000 Frm 00019 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 36667 Members will be selected, in accordance with applicable Department of Commerce guidelines, based on their ability to advise the Secretary of Commerce on matters relating to the U.S. travel and tourism industries, to act as a liaison among the stakeholders represented by the membership and to provide a forum for those stakeholders on current and emerging issues in the travel and tourism industry. Members of the Board shall be selected in a manner that ensures that the Board is balanced in terms of points of view, industry sector or subsector, range of products and services, demographics, geographic locations, and company size. Additional factors which may be considered in the selection of Board members include candidates’ proven experience in promoting, developing, and implementing advertising and marketing programs for travel-related or tourism-related industries; or the candidates’ proven abilities to manage tourism-related or other service-related organizations. Each Board member shall serve as the representative of a U.S. entity or U.S. organization in the travel and tourism sector. For the purposes of eligibility, a U.S. entity shall be defined as a firm incorporated in the United States (or an unincorporated firm with its principal place of business in the United States) that is controlled by U.S. citizens or by another U.S. entity. An entity is not a U.S. entity if 50 percent plus one share of its stock (if a corporation, or a similar ownership interest of an unincorporated entity) is controlled, directly or indirectly, by non-U.S. citizens or nonU.S. entities. For the purposes of eligibility, a U.S. organization shall be defined as an organization, including a trade association or government unit or body, established under the laws of the United States that is controlled by U.S. citizens or by another U.S. organization or entity, as determined based on board of directors (or comparable governing body), membership, and revenue sources. Priority may be given to a Chief Executive Officer or President (or comparable level of responsibility) of a U.S. organization or U.S. entity in the travel and tourism sector. Priority may also be given to individuals with international tourism marketing experience. Officers or employees of state and regional tourism marketing entities are eligible for consideration for Board membership as representatives of U.S. organizations. A state and regional tourism marketing entity may include, but is not limited to, state government E:\FR\FM\24JYN1.SGM 24JYN1 srobinson on DSKHWCL6B1PROD with NOTICES 36668 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 141 / Friday, July 24, 2009 / Notices tourism offices, state and/or local government supported tourism marketing entities, or multi-state tourism marketing entities. Again, priority may be given to a Chief Executive Officer or President (or comparable level of responsibility) of a state and regional tourism marketing entity. Members will serve at the discretion of the Secretary of Commerce. Board members shall serve in a representative capacity, representing the views and interests of their particular business sector or subsector. Board members are not special government employees and will receive no compensation for their participation in Board activities. Members participating in Board meetings and events will be responsible for their travel, living and other personal expenses. Meetings will be held regularly and not less than twice annually, usually in Washington, DC Members are required to attend a majority of the Board’s meetings. The first Board meeting for the new charter term has not yet been set. To be considered for membership, please provide the following: 1. Name and title of the individual requesting consideration. 2. A sponsor letter from the applicant on his or her organization/entity letterhead or, if the applicant is to represent an entity other than his or her employer, a letter from the entity to be represented, containing a brief statement of why the applicant should be considered for membership on the Board. This sponsor letter should also address the applicant’s travel and tourism-related experience. 3. The applicant’s personal resume. 4. An affirmative statement that the applicant is not required to register as a foreign agent under the Foreign Agents Registration Act of 1938, as amended. 5. If the applicant represents a state or regional tourism marketing entity, the functions and responsibilities of the entity. 6. If the applicant represents an organization, information regarding the control of the organization, including the governing structure, members, and revenue sources as appropriate signifying compliance with the criteria set forth above. 7. If the applicant represents a company, information regarding the control of the company, including the governing structure and stock holdings as appropriate signifying compliance with the criteria set forth above. 8. The entity’s or organization’s size and ownership, product or service line and major markets in which the entity or organization operates. VerDate Nov<24>2008 18:55 Jul 23, 2009 Jkt 217001 Appointments of members to the Board will be made by the Secretary of Commerce. Dated: July 21, 2009. J. Marc Chittum, Executive Secretary, U.S. Travel and Tourism Advisory Board. [FR Doc. E9–17715 Filed 7–23–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DR–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XP58 Endangered Species; File No. 10027– 02 per year, with a maximum of 60 acoustic tags over the course of the study; increases skin sampling, blood sampling, flipper and passive integrated transponder tagging and marking takes from 60 to 100 green sea turtles per year, with a maximum of 350 turtles skin and blood sampled over the course of the study; and increases gastric lavage takes from 20 to 50 green sea turtles per year, with a maximum of 200 turtles lavaged over the course of the study. Issuance of this modification, as required by the ESA was based on a finding that such permit (1) was applied for in good faith, (2) will not operate to the disadvantage of such endangered or threatened species, and (3) is consistent with the purposes and policies set forth in section 2 of the ESA. AGENCY: National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice; issuance of permit modification. Dated: July 20, 2009. P. Michael Payne, Chief, Permits, Conservation and Education Division, Office of Protected Resources, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. E9–17722 Filed 7–23–09; 8:45 am] Notice is hereby given that Center for Biodiversity and Conservation, American Museum of Natural History has been issued a modification to scientific research Permit No. 10027–01. ADDRESSES: The modification and related documents are available for review upon written request or by appointment in the following offices: Permits, Conservation and Education Division, Office of Protected Resources, NMFS, 1315 East-West Highway, Room 13705, Silver Spring, MD 20910; phone (301)713–2289; fax (301)713–0376; Pacific Islands Region, NMFS, 1601 Kapiolani Blvd., Rm 1110, Honolulu, HI 96814–4700; phone (808)944–2200; fax (808)973–2941. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Patrick Opay or Amy Hapeman, (301)713–2289. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On April 16, 2009, notice was published in the Federal Register (74 FR 17633) that a modification of Permit No. 10027 had been requested by the above-named organization. The requested modification has been granted under the authority of the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended (ESA; 16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.) and the regulations governing the taking, importing, and exporting of endangered and threatened species (50 CFR 222–226). The modification increases satellite tag attachment takes from 12 to 16 green (Chelonia mydas) sea turtles per year, with a maximum of 25 turtles over the course of the study; increases acoustic tag takes from 15 to 30 green sea turtles BILLING CODE 3510–22–S SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00020 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XO45 Marine Mammals; File No. 14241 AGENCY: National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice; issuance of permit. SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that Dr. Peter Tyack, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, MA has been issued a permit to conduct research on marine mammals. ADDRESSES: The permit and related documents are available for review upon written request or by appointment in the following office(s): Permits, Conservation and Education Division, Office of Protected Resources, NMFS, 1315 East-West Highway, Room 13705, Silver Spring, MD 20910; phone (301)713–2289; fax (301)713–0376; Northeast Region, NMFS, 55 Great Republic Drive, Gloucester, MA 01930; phone (978)281–9300; fax (978)281– 9333; and Southeast Region, NMFS, 263 13th Avenue South, Saint Petersburg, Florida 33701; phone (727)824–5312; fax (727)824–5309. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tammy Adams or Carrie Hubard, (301)713–2289. E:\FR\FM\24JYN1.SGM 24JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 141 (Friday, July 24, 2009)]
[Notices]
[Pages 36667-36668]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E9-17715]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration


U.S. Travel and Tourism Advisory Board

AGENCY: International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of 
Commerce.

ACTION: Notice of an Opportunity To Apply for Membership on the U.S. 
Travel and Tourism Advisory Board.

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SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce is currently seeking applications 
for membership on the U.S. Travel and Tourism Advisory Board (Board). 
The purpose of the Board is to advise the Secretary of Commerce on 
matters relating to the travel and tourism industry.

ADDRESSES: Please submit application information to J. Marc Chittum, 
Office of Advisory Committees, U.S. Travel and Tourism Advisory Board 
Executive Secretariat, U.S. Department of Commerce, Room 4043, 1401 
Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230.

DATES: All applications must be received by the Office of Advisory 
Committees by close of business on August 20, 2009.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: J. Marc Chittum, U.S. Travel and 
Tourism Advisory Board, Room 4043, 1401 Constitution Avenue, NW., 
Washington, DC 20230, telephone: 202-482-4501, e-mail: 
Marc.Chittum@mail.doc.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Office of Advisory Committees is 
accepting applications for Board members for the upcoming two-year 
charter term beginning September 2009. Members shall serve until the 
Board's charter expires on September 20, 2011. Members will be 
selected, in accordance with applicable Department of Commerce 
guidelines, based on their ability to advise the Secretary of Commerce 
on matters relating to the U.S. travel and tourism industries, to act 
as a liaison among the stakeholders represented by the membership and 
to provide a forum for those stakeholders on current and emerging 
issues in the travel and tourism industry. Members of the Board shall 
be selected in a manner that ensures that the Board is balanced in 
terms of points of view, industry sector or subsector, range of 
products and services, demographics, geographic locations, and company 
size. Additional factors which may be considered in the selection of 
Board members include candidates' proven experience in promoting, 
developing, and implementing advertising and marketing programs for 
travel-related or tourism-related industries; or the candidates' proven 
abilities to manage tourism-related or other service-related 
organizations.
    Each Board member shall serve as the representative of a U.S. 
entity or U.S. organization in the travel and tourism sector. For the 
purposes of eligibility, a U.S. entity shall be defined as a firm 
incorporated in the United States (or an unincorporated firm with its 
principal place of business in the United States) that is controlled by 
U.S. citizens or by another U.S. entity. An entity is not a U.S. entity 
if 50 percent plus one share of its stock (if a corporation, or a 
similar ownership interest of an unincorporated entity) is controlled, 
directly or indirectly, by non-U.S. citizens or non-U.S. entities. For 
the purposes of eligibility, a U.S. organization shall be defined as an 
organization, including a trade association or government unit or body, 
established under the laws of the United States that is controlled by 
U.S. citizens or by another U.S. organization or entity, as determined 
based on board of directors (or comparable governing body), membership, 
and revenue sources.
    Priority may be given to a Chief Executive Officer or President (or 
comparable level of responsibility) of a U.S. organization or U.S. 
entity in the travel and tourism sector. Priority may also be given to 
individuals with international tourism marketing experience.
    Officers or employees of state and regional tourism marketing 
entities are eligible for consideration for Board membership as 
representatives of U.S. organizations. A state and regional tourism 
marketing entity may include, but is not limited to, state government

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tourism offices, state and/or local government supported tourism 
marketing entities, or multi-state tourism marketing entities. Again, 
priority may be given to a Chief Executive Officer or President (or 
comparable level of responsibility) of a state and regional tourism 
marketing entity.
    Members will serve at the discretion of the Secretary of Commerce. 
Board members shall serve in a representative capacity, representing 
the views and interests of their particular business sector or 
subsector. Board members are not special government employees and will 
receive no compensation for their participation in Board activities. 
Members participating in Board meetings and events will be responsible 
for their travel, living and other personal expenses. Meetings will be 
held regularly and not less than twice annually, usually in Washington, 
DC Members are required to attend a majority of the Board's meetings. 
The first Board meeting for the new charter term has not yet been set.
    To be considered for membership, please provide the following:
    1. Name and title of the individual requesting consideration.
    2. A sponsor letter from the applicant on his or her organization/
entity letterhead or, if the applicant is to represent an entity other 
than his or her employer, a letter from the entity to be represented, 
containing a brief statement of why the applicant should be considered 
for membership on the Board. This sponsor letter should also address 
the applicant's travel and tourism-related experience.
    3. The applicant's personal resume.
    4. An affirmative statement that the applicant is not required to 
register as a foreign agent under the Foreign Agents Registration Act 
of 1938, as amended.
    5. If the applicant represents a state or regional tourism 
marketing entity, the functions and responsibilities of the entity.
    6. If the applicant represents an organization, information 
regarding the control of the organization, including the governing 
structure, members, and revenue sources as appropriate signifying 
compliance with the criteria set forth above.
    7. If the applicant represents a company, information regarding the 
control of the company, including the governing structure and stock 
holdings as appropriate signifying compliance with the criteria set 
forth above.
    8. The entity's or organization's size and ownership, product or 
service line and major markets in which the entity or organization 
operates.
    Appointments of members to the Board will be made by the Secretary 
of Commerce.

    Dated: July 21, 2009.
J. Marc Chittum,
Executive Secretary, U.S. Travel and Tourism Advisory Board.
[FR Doc. E9-17715 Filed 7-23-09; 8:45 am]
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