Foreign-Trade Zone 22; Temporary/Interim Manufacturing Authority; LG Electronics Mobilecomm USA, Inc. (Cell Phones); Notice of Approval, 13484 [2010-6272]

Download as PDF 13484 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 54 / Monday, March 22, 2010 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Agricultural Marketing Service [Doc. No. AMS–NOP–10–0014; NOP–10–01] Nominations for Members of the National Organic Standards Board pwalker on DSK8KYBLC1PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: Agricultural Marketing Service, USDA. ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: The Organic Foods Production Act (OFPA) of 1990, as amended, requires the establishment of a National Organic Standards Board (NOSB). The NOSB is a 15-member board that is responsible for developing and recommending to the Secretary a proposed National List of Allowed and Prohibited Substances. The NOSB also advises the Secretary on all other aspects of the National Organic Program. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is requesting nominations to fill five (5) upcoming vacancies on the NOSB. The positions to be filled are: organic producer (2 positions), consumer/public interest (2 positions), and USDA accredited certifying agent (1 position). The Secretary of Agriculture will appoint a person to each position to serve a 5-year term of office that will commence on January 24, 2011, and run until January 24, 2016. USDA encourages eligible minorities, women, and persons with disabilities to apply for membership on the NOSB. DATES: Written nominations, with cover letters and resumes, must be post– marked on or before July 17, 2010. ADDRESSES: Nomination cover letters and resumes should be sent to Ms. Katherine E. Benham, Advisory Board Specialist, USDA–AMS–TMP–NOP, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW., Room 2945–So., Ag Stop 0268, Washington, DC 20250, or via e-mail to Katherine.benham@usda.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Katherine E. Benham, (202) 205–7806; E-mail: katherine.benham@usda.gov; Fax: (202) 205–7808. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The OFPA of 1990, as amended (7 U.S.C. Section 6501 et seq.), requires the Secretary to establish an organic certification program for producers and handlers of agricultural products that have been produced using organic methods. In developing this program, the Secretary is required to establish an NOSB. The purpose of the NOSB is to assist in the development of a proposed National List of Allowed and Prohibited Substances and to advise the Secretary on other aspects of the National Organic Program. VerDate Nov<24>2008 16:41 Mar 19, 2010 Jkt 220001 The NOSB made recommendations to the Secretary regarding establishment of the initial organic program. It is anticipated that the NOSB will continue to make recommendations on various matters, including recommendations on substances it believes should be allowed or prohibited for use in organic production and handling. The NOSB is composed of 15 members; 4 organic producers, 2 organic handlers, a retailer, 3 environmentalists, 3 public/consumer representatives, a scientist, and a certifying agent. Nominations are being sought to fill the following five (5) upcoming NOSB vacancies: organic producer (2 positions), consumer/public interest (2 positions), and USDA accredited certifying agent (1 position). Individuals desiring to be appointed to the NOSB at this time must be either an owner or operator of an organic production operation, an individual who represents public interest or consumer interest groups, or an individual who is a USDA accredited organic certifying agent as identified under Section 2116 of the FACT Act. Selection criteria will include such factors as: demonstrated experience and interest in organic production; organic certification; support of consumer and public interest organizations; demonstrated experience with respect to agricultural products produced and handled on certified organic farms; and such other factors as may be appropriate for specific positions. To nominate yourself or someone else please submit, at a minimum, a cover letter stating your interest and a copy of the nominee’s resume. You may also submit a list of endorsements or letters of recommendation, if desired. Nominees will be supplied with an AD–755 background information form that must be completed and returned to USDA within 10 working days of its receipt. Resumes and completed background information forms are required for a nominee to receive consideration for appointment by the Secretary. Equal opportunity practices will be followed in all appointments to the NOSB in accordance with USDA policies. To ensure that the members of the NOSB take into account the needs of the diverse groups that are served by the Department, membership on the NOSB will include, to the extent practicable, individuals who demonstrate the ability to represent minorities, women, and persons with disabilities. The information collection requirements concerning the nomination process have been PO 00000 Frm 00002 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 previously cleared by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) under OMB Control No. 0505–0001. Dated: March 16, 2010. David R. Shipman, Acting Administrator, Agricultural Marketing Service. [FR Doc. 2010–6188 Filed 3–19–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3410–02–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE [Docket T–1–2010] Foreign-Trade Zones Board Foreign-Trade Zone 22; Temporary/ Interim Manufacturing Authority; LG Electronics Mobilecomm USA, Inc. (Cell Phones); Notice of Approval On January 13, 2010, the Executive Secretary of the Foreign-Trade Zones (FTZ) Board filed an application submitted by the Illinois International Port District, grantee of FTZ 22, requesting temporary/interim manufacturing (T/IM) authority, on behalf of LG Electronics Mobilecomm USA, Inc. (LGEMU), to process cell phone kits under FTZ procedures within FTZ 22—Site 12, in Bolingbrook, Illinois. The application was processed in accordance with T/IM procedures, as authorized by FTZ Board Orders 1347 (69 FR 52857, 8/30/04) and 1480 (71 FR 55422, 9/22/06), including notice in the Federal Register inviting public comment (75 FR 4344, January 27, 2010). The FTZ staff examiner reviewed the application and determined that it meets the criteria for approval under T/ IM procedures. Pursuant to the authority delegated to the FTZ Board Executive Secretary in the abovereferenced Board Orders, the application is approved, effective this date, until March 12, 2012, subject to the FTZ Act and the Board’s regulations, including Section 400.28. Dated: March 12, 2010. Andrew McGilvray, Executive Secretary. [FR Doc. 2010–6272 Filed 3–19–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Bureau of the Census Renewal of the Census Advisory Committees on the Race and Ethnic Populations AGENCY: Bureau of the Census, Department of Commerce. E:\FR\FM\22MRN1.SGM 22MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 54 (Monday, March 22, 2010)]
[Notices]
[Page 13484]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2010-6272]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

[Docket T-1-2010]

Foreign-Trade Zones Board


 Foreign-Trade Zone 22; Temporary/Interim Manufacturing 
Authority; LG Electronics Mobilecomm USA, Inc. (Cell Phones); Notice of 
Approval

    On January 13, 2010, the Executive Secretary of the Foreign-Trade 
Zones (FTZ) Board filed an application submitted by the Illinois 
International Port District, grantee of FTZ 22, requesting temporary/
interim manufacturing (T/IM) authority, on behalf of LG Electronics 
Mobilecomm USA, Inc. (LGEMU), to process cell phone kits under FTZ 
procedures within FTZ 22--Site 12, in Bolingbrook, Illinois.
    The application was processed in accordance with T/IM procedures, 
as authorized by FTZ Board Orders 1347 (69 FR 52857, 8/30/04) and 1480 
(71 FR 55422, 9/22/06), including notice in the Federal Register 
inviting public comment (75 FR 4344, January 27, 2010). The FTZ staff 
examiner reviewed the application and determined that it meets the 
criteria for approval under T/IM procedures. Pursuant to the authority 
delegated to the FTZ Board Executive Secretary in the above-referenced 
Board Orders, the application is approved, effective this date, until 
March 12, 2012, subject to the FTZ Act and the Board's regulations, 
including Section 400.28.

    Dated: March 12, 2010.
Andrew McGilvray,
Executive Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2010-6272 Filed 3-19-10; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 3510-DS-P