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Download as PDF 54618 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 203 / Thursday, October 22, 2009 / Notices investors and the public interest because doing so will accommodate the administrative concerns of certain market participants while still allowing the Exchange to expand the Pilot in a manner that is consistent with the Commission’s prior approval of the extension and expansion of the Pilot.11 Furthermore, the proposal will delay the expansion of the Pilot by only one week and will therefore facilitate expansion of the Pilot in a timely manner. Accordingly, the Commission designates the proposed rule change as operative upon filing with the Commission.12 At any time within 60 days of the filing of the proposed rule change, the Commission may summarily abrogate such rule change if it appears to the Commission that such action is necessary or appropriate in the public interest, for the protection of investors, or otherwise in furtherance of the purposes of the Act. IV. Solicitation of Comments Interested persons are invited to submit written data, views, and arguments concerning the foregoing, including whether the proposed rule change is consistent with the Act. Comments may be submitted by any of the following methods: dcolon on DSK2BSOYB1PROD with NOTICES Electronic Comments • Use the Commission’s Internet comment form (http://www.sec.gov/ rules/sro.shtml); or • Send an e-mail to rulecomments@sec.gov. Please include File Number SR–NYSEArca–2009–91 on the subject line. Paper Comments • Send paper comments in triplicate to Elizabeth M. Murphy, Secretary, Securities and Exchange Commission, 100 F Street, NE., Washington, DC 20549–1090. All submissions should refer to File Number SR–NYSEArca–2009–91. This file number should be included on the subject line if e-mail is used. To help the Commission process and review your comments more efficiently, please use only one method. The Commission will post all comments on the Commission’s Internet Web site (http://www.sec.gov/ rules/sro.shtml). Copies of the submission, all subsequent amendments, all written statements with respect to the proposed rule 11 See supra note 4. purposes only of waiving the operative delay for this proposal, the Commission has considered the proposed rule’s impact on efficiency, competition, and capital formation. See 15 U.S.C. 78c(f). 12 For VerDate Nov<24>2008 15:13 Oct 21, 2009 Jkt 220001 change that are filed with the Commission, and all written communications relating to the proposed rule change between the Commission and any person, other than those that may be withheld from the public in accordance with the provisions of 5 U.S.C. 552, will be available for inspection and copying in the Commission’s Public Reference Room, 100 F Street, NE., Washington, DC 20549, on official business days between the hours of 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Copies of the filing also will be available for inspection and copying at the principal office of the self-regulatory organization. All comments received will be posted without change; the Commission does not edit personal identifying information from submissions. You should submit only information that you wish to make available publicly. All submissions should refer to File Number SR– NYSEArca–2009–91 and should be submitted on or before November 12, 2009. For the Commission, by the Division of Trading and Markets, pursuant to delegated authority.13 Florence E. Harmon, Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. E9–25428 Filed 10–21–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8011–01–P SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION [Docket No. SSA–2009–0070] Future Systems Technology Advisory Panel Meeting AGENCY: Social Security Administration (SSA). ACTION: Notice of fifth panel meeting; correction to starting time on November 5, 2008. DATES: November 5, 2009, 10 a.m.– 5 p.m. and November 6, 2009, 8:30 a.m.–12 p.m. Location: Omni Shoreham Hotel. ADDRESSES: 2500 Calvert Street Northwest Washington, District of Columbia 20008. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Type of Meeting: The meeting is open to the public. Purpose: The Panel, under the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972, as amended, (hereinafter referred to as ‘‘the FACA’’) shall report to and provide the Commissioner of Social Security independent advice and recommendations on the future of systems technology and electronic 13 17 PO 00000 CFR 200.30–3(a)(12). Frm 00084 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 services at the agency five to ten years into the future. The Panel will recommend a road map to aid SSA in determining what future systems technologies may be developed to assist in carrying out its statutory mission. Advice and recommendations can relate to SSA’s systems in the area of Internet application, customer service, or any other arena that would improve SSA’s ability to serve the American people. Agenda: The Panel will meet on Thursday, November 5, 2009 from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. and Friday, November 6, 2009 from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. The agenda will be available on the Internet at http://www.ssa.gov/fstap/index.htm or available by e-mail or fax on request, one week prior to the starting date. During the fifth meeting, the Panel may have experts address items of interest and other relevant topics to the Panel. This additional information will further the Panel’s deliberations and the effort of the Panel subcommittees. Public comments will be heard on Thursday, November 5, 2009, from 4:30 p.m. until 5 p.m. Individuals interested in providing comments in person should contact the Panel staff as outlined below to schedule a time slot. Members of the public must schedule a time slot in order to comment. In the event public comments do not take the entire scheduled time period, the Panel may use that time to deliberate or conduct other Panel business. Each individual providing public comment will be acknowledged by the Chair in the order in which they are scheduled to testify and is limited to a maximum five-minute, verbal presentation. In addition to or in lieu of public comments provided in person, written comments may be provided to the panel for their review and consideration. Comments in written or oral form are for informational purposes only for the Panel. Public comments will not be specifically addressed or receive a written response by the Panel. For hearing impaired persons and those in need of sign language services please contact the Panel staff as outlined below at least 10 business days prior to the meeting so that timely arrangements can be made to provide this service. Contact Information: Records are kept of all proceedings and will be available for public inspection by appointment at the Panel office. Anyone requiring information regarding the Panel should contact the staff by: Mail addressed to SSA, Future Systems Technology Advisory Panel, Room 800, Altmeyer Building, 6401 Security Boulevard, Baltimore, MD 21235–0001; telephone at 410–966– E:\FR\FM\22OCN1.SGM 22OCN1 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 203 / Thursday, October 22, 2009 / Notices 4150; fax at 410–965–0201; or e-mail to FSTAP@ssa.gov. Dated: October 16, 2009. Dianne L. Rose, Designated Federal Officer, Future Systems Technology Advisory Panel. [FR Doc. E9–25391 Filed 10–21–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4191–02–P OFFICE OF THE UNITED STATES TRADE REPRESENTATIVE Generalized System of Preferences (GSP): Notice Regarding the 2009 Annual Product Review for Acceptance of Product Petitions dcolon on DSK2BSOYB1PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: Office of the United States Trade Representative. ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: The Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) received petitions in connection with the 2009 GSP Annual Review to modify the list of products that are eligible for duty-free treatment under the GSP program (‘‘2009 GSP Annual Product Review’’). This Notice announces the petitions accepted for review to add or remove products from the list of products eligible for duty-free treatment under GSP and sets forth the review schedule for comment and public hearings, for requesting participation in the hearings, for submitting pre-hearing and post-hearing briefs, and for commenting on the U.S. International Trade Commission’s (USITC) report on probable economic effects. The list of accepted petitions is available at: http://www.ustr.gov/trade-topics/tradedevelopment/preference-programs/ generalized-system-preference-gsp/ current-review-1 [2009 Annual Review] and at Regulations.gov, Docket Number USTR–2009–0036. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tameka Cooper, GSP Program, Office of the United States Trade Representative, 1724 F Street, NW., Washington, DC 20508. The telephone number is (202) 395–6971, the fax number is (202) 395– 2961, and the e-mail address is Tameka_Cooper@ustr.eop.gov. DATES: The GSP regulations (15 CFR Part 2007) provide the schedule of dates for conducting an annual review unless otherwise specified in a Federal Register notice. The schedule for the 2009 GSP Annual Product Review is set forth below. Notification of any other changes will be given in the Federal Register. November 6, 2009—Due date for submission of pre-hearing briefs and requests to appear at the GSP VerDate Nov<24>2008 15:13 Oct 21, 2009 Jkt 220001 Subcommittee Public Hearing on the 2009 GSP Annual Product Review that include the name, address, telephone, fax, e-mail address and organization of witnesses for accepted product petitions. November 17, 2009—Due date for submission of new petitions to grant waivers to CNLs for products exceeding the competitive need limitations (CNLs) in 2009 and for determinations of products not produced in the United States as of January 1, 1995. November 19, 2009—GSP Subcommittee Public Hearing on all product petitions accepted for the 2009 GSP Annual Product Review in Rooms 1 and 2, 1724 F St., NW., Washington, DC 20508, beginning at 9:30 a.m. December 3, 2009—Due date for submission of product petition posthearing briefs. February 2010—The USITC is scheduled to publish a public version of the report providing advice on the potential impacts on U. S. industry and consumers based on the product petitions accepted in the 2009 GSP Annual Product Review. Comments on the USITC report on these products is due 10 calendar days after the date of USITC’s publication of the public version of the report. June 30, 2010—Modifications to the list of articles eligible for duty-free treatment under the GSP resulting from the 2009 Annual Product Review will be announced on or about June 30, 2010, in the Federal Register, and any changes will take effect on the effective date announced. Notification of any changes to this date will be given in the Federal Register. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The GSP program provides for the duty-free importation of designated articles when imported from designated beneficiary developing countries. The GSP program is authorized by Title V of the Trade Act of 1974 (19 U.S.C. 2461, et seq.), as amended (the ‘‘1974 Act’’), and is implemented in accordance with Executive Order 11888 of November 24, 1975, as modified by subsequent Executive Orders and Presidential Proclamations. Petitions Requesting Modifications of Product Eligibility In a Federal Register notice dated May 28, 2009, USTR announced that the deadline for the filing of product petitions, other than those requesting waivers of ‘‘competitive need limitations’’ (CNLs), country practice petitions for the 2009 GSP Annual Review was June 24, 2009 (74 FR 25605). The deadline for the filing of product petitions requesting waivers of PO 00000 Frm 00085 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 54619 the CNLs and determinations that any eligible products were not produced in the United States as of January 1, 1995, was announced to be November 17, 2009. The petitions that were received requested 164 modifications in the list of GSP-eligible products by adding new products for eligibility from all GSP beneficiaries, by removing products from eligibility when imported from specific GSP-eligible countries, or other changes. The interagency GSP Subcommittee of the Trade Policy Staff Committee (TPSC) has reviewed the product petitions, and the TPSC has decided to accept for review the product petitions listed in ‘‘List of Petitions Accepted in the 2009 GSP Annual Product Review’’ posted on the USTR Web site and available on Regulations.gov docket number USTR– 2009–0036. That list sets forth, for each type of change requested: the case number, the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTS) subheading number, a brief description of the product (see the HTS for an authoritative description available on the U.S. International Trade Commission Web site http:// www.usitc.gov/tata/hts/), and the petitioner for each petition included in this review. Acceptance of a petition for review does not indicate any opinion with respect to the disposition on the merits of the petition. Acceptance indicates only that the listed petitions have been found eligible for review by the TPSC and that such review will take place. The GSP Subcommittee of the TPSC invites testimony at the public hearing, based on receipt of requests to testify, and comments in support of or in opposition to any petition which has been accepted thus far for the 2009 GSP Annual Product Review. Submissions should comply with 15 CFR Part 2007, except as modified below. All submissions should identify the subject article(s) in terms of the case number and eight digit HTSUS subheading number, if applicable, as shown in the ‘‘List of Petitions Accepted in the 2009 GSP Product Annual Review’’ available at: http://www.ustr.gov/trade-topics/ trade-development/preferenceprograms/generalized-systempreference-gsp/current-review-1 [2009 Annual Review]. Requirements for Submissions Submissions in response to this notice (including requests to testify, written comments, and pre-hearing and posthearing briefs), with the exception of business confidential submissions, must be submitted electronically by 5 p.m., E:\FR\FM\22OCN1.SGM 22OCN1

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SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION

[Docket No. SSA-2009-0070]


Future Systems Technology Advisory Panel Meeting

AGENCY: Social Security Administration (SSA).

ACTION: Notice of fifth panel meeting; correction to starting time on 
November 5, 2008.

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DATES: November 5, 2009, 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. and November 6, 2009, 8:30 
a.m.-12 p.m.
    Location: Omni Shoreham Hotel.

ADDRESSES: 2500 Calvert Street Northwest Washington, District of 
Columbia 20008.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    Type of Meeting: The meeting is open to the public.
    Purpose: The Panel, under the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 
1972, as amended, (hereinafter referred to as ``the FACA'') shall 
report to and provide the Commissioner of Social Security independent 
advice and recommendations on the future of systems technology and 
electronic services at the agency five to ten years into the future. 
The Panel will recommend a road map to aid SSA in determining what 
future systems technologies may be developed to assist in carrying out 
its statutory mission. Advice and recommendations can relate to SSA's 
systems in the area of Internet application, customer service, or any 
other arena that would improve SSA's ability to serve the American 
people.
    Agenda: The Panel will meet on Thursday, November 5, 2009 from 10 
a.m. until 5 p.m. and Friday, November 6, 2009 from 8:30 a.m. to 12 
p.m. The agenda will be available on the Internet at http://www.ssa.gov/fstap/index.htm or available by e-mail or fax on request, 
one week prior to the starting date.
    During the fifth meeting, the Panel may have experts address items 
of interest and other relevant topics to the Panel. This additional 
information will further the Panel's deliberations and the effort of 
the Panel subcommittees.
    Public comments will be heard on Thursday, November 5, 2009, from 
4:30 p.m. until 5 p.m. Individuals interested in providing comments in 
person should contact the Panel staff as outlined below to schedule a 
time slot. Members of the public must schedule a time slot in order to 
comment. In the event public comments do not take the entire scheduled 
time period, the Panel may use that time to deliberate or conduct other 
Panel business. Each individual providing public comment will be 
acknowledged by the Chair in the order in which they are scheduled to 
testify and is limited to a maximum five-minute, verbal presentation. 
In addition to or in lieu of public comments provided in person, 
written comments may be provided to the panel for their review and 
consideration. Comments in written or oral form are for informational 
purposes only for the Panel. Public comments will not be specifically 
addressed or receive a written response by the Panel.
    For hearing impaired persons and those in need of sign language 
services please contact the Panel staff as outlined below at least 10 
business days prior to the meeting so that timely arrangements can be 
made to provide this service.
    Contact Information: Records are kept of all proceedings and will 
be available for public inspection by appointment at the Panel office. 
Anyone requiring information regarding the Panel should contact the 
staff by:
    Mail addressed to SSA, Future Systems Technology Advisory Panel, 
Room 800, Altmeyer Building, 6401 Security Boulevard, Baltimore, MD 
21235-0001; telephone at 410-966-

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4150; fax at 410-965-0201; or e-mail to FSTAP@ssa.gov.

    Dated: October 16, 2009.
Dianne L. Rose,
Designated Federal Officer, Future Systems Technology Advisory Panel.
[FR Doc. E9-25391 Filed 10-21-09; 8:45 am]
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