Request for Nominations of Candidates To Serve on the Interagency Committee on Smoking and Health, (ICSH), 67752-67753 [2010-27600]

Download as PDF 67752 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 212 / Wednesday, November 3, 2010 / Notices Dated: October 28, 2010. Jennifer S. Spaeth, Director, Office of Federal Advisory Committee Policy. Dated: October 28, 2010. Jennifer S. Spaeth, Director, Office of Federal Advisory Committee Policy. [FR Doc. 2010–27769 Filed 11–2–10; 8:45 am] [FR Doc. 2010–27743 Filed 11–2–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4140–01–P BILLING CODE 4140–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES (HHS) National Institutes of Health Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Center for Scientific Review; Notice of Closed Meetings jlentini on DSKJ8SOYB1PROD with NOTICES Pursuant to section 10(d) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended (5 U.S.C. App.), notice is hereby given of the following meetings. The meetings will be closed to the public in accordance with the provisions set forth in sections 552b(c)(4) and 552b(c)(6), Title 5 U.S.C., as amended. 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Name of Committee: Center for Scientific Review Special Emphasis Panel, Member Conflicts: Voice and Speech. Date: November 22, 2010. Time: 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. Place: National Institutes of Health, 6701 Rockledge Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892. (Telephone Conference Call.) Contact Person: Weijia Ni, PhD, Scientific Review Officer, Center for Scientific Review, National Institutes of Health, 6701 Rockledge Drive, Room 3184, MSC 7848, Bethesda, MD 20892. (301) 237–9918. niw@csr.nih.gov. (Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance Program Nos. 93.306, Comparative Medicine; 93.333, Clinical Research, 93.306, 93.333, 93.337, 93.393–93.396, 93.837–93.844, 93.846–93.878, 93.892, 93.893, National Institutes of Health, HHS) VerDate Mar<15>2010 19:21 Nov 02, 2010 Jkt 223001 Request for Nominations of Candidates To Serve on the Interagency Committee on Smoking and Health, (ICSH) The ICSH is soliciting nominations for consideration of membership on the committee. This committee provides advice and guidance to the Secretary, HHS, and the Director, CDC regarding (a) coordination of all research and education programs and other activities within the Department and with other federal, State, local and private agencies and (b) establishment and maintenance of liaison with appropriate private entities, federal agencies, and State and local public health agencies with respect to smoking and health activities. Nominations are being sought for individuals who have expertise and qualifications necessary to contribute to the accomplishment of the committee’s objectives. Nominees must meet all of the following mandatory qualifications to be eligible for consideration: Expertise in the field of tobacco control and multi-disciplinary expertise in public health; and knowledge of national health policies and programs managed by HHS. Additionally, desirable qualifications include: (1) Knowledge of emerging tobacco control policies and experience in analyzing, evaluating, and interpreting Federal, State and/or local health or regulatory policy that includes Point of Sale, warning labels, and advertising restrictions; or (2) knowledge of product regulation and the emerging environment of tobacco control and expertise in developing or contributing to the development of policies/or programs; or (3) familiarity of rapid and emerging surveillance systems that will allow for the timely evaluation of tobacco product regulation and/or the impact of tobacco control interventions. Balanced membership will depend upon several factors, including: (1) The committee’s mission; (2) the geographic, ethnic, social, economic, or scientific impact of the advisory committee’s recommendations; (3) the types of specific perspectives required, for PO 00000 Frm 00071 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 example, such as those of consumers, technical experts, the public at-large, academia, business, or other sectors; (4) the need to obtain divergent points of view on the issues before the advisory committee; and (5) the relevance of State, local, or tribal governments to the development of the advisory committee’s recommendations. Members may be invited to serve for up to four-year terms. Nominees must be U.S. citizens. The following information must be submitted for each candidate: name, affiliation, address, telephone number, and current curriculum vitae. E-mail addresses are requested if available. Additionally, the following information must be included: (1) Letter of recommendation stating the nominee’s qualifications; (2) letter of nomination that provides specific attributes that qualify the nominee for service; (3) a statement indicating the nominee’s willingness to serve as a potential member of the Committee; and (4) a narrative addressing the nominee’s experience and professional/technical qualifications. Nominations should be sent electronically or in writing, and postmarked by November 19, 2010 to: Ms. Monica Swann, Committee Management Specialist, NCCDPHP, CDC, 4770 Buford Highway (MS–K 50), Chamblee, Georgia 30341. (E-mail address: zqe0@cdc.gov). Telephone and facsimile submissions cannot be accepted. Candidates invited to serve will be required to submit the Confidential Financial Disclosure Report (OGE 450) form for Special Government Employees (SGEs) serving on Federal Advisory Committees at CDC. This form allows CDC to determine whether there is a statutory conflict between that person’s public responsibilities as a SGE and private interests and activities, or the appearance of a lack of impartiality, as defined by Federal regulation. The form may be viewed and downloaded at http://www.usoge.gov/forms/ oge450_pdf/oge450_accessible.pdf. This form should not be submitted as part of a nomination. The Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, has been delegated the authority to sign Federal Register notices pertaining to announcements of meetings and other committee management activities, for both CDC and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry. E:\FR\FM\03NON1.SGM 03NON1 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 212 / Wednesday, November 3, 2010 / Notices Dated: October 27, 2010. Elaine L. Baker, Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. [FR Doc. 2010–27600 Filed 11–2–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4163–18–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY U.S. Customs and Border Protection Agency Information Collection Activities: Haitian Hemispheric Opportunity Through Partnership Encouragement Act of 2006 U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Department of Homeland Security. ACTION: 60-Day Notice and request for comments; Extension of an existing collection of information: 1651–0129. AGENCY: As part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, CBP invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on an information collection requirement concerning the Haitian Hemispheric Opportunity through Partnership Encouragement Act of 2006 (‘‘Haiti HOPE Act’’). This request for comment is being made pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13; 44 U.S.C. 3505(c)(2)). DATES: Written comments should be received on or before January 3, 2011, to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Attn: Tracey Denning, Regulations and Rulings, Office of International Trade, 799 9th Street, NW., 5th Floor, Washington, DC 20229–1177. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information should be directed to Tracey Denning, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Regulations and Rulings, Office of International Trade, 799 9th Street, NW., 5th Floor, Washington, DC 20229– 1177, at 202–325–0265. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: CBP invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13; 44 U.S.C. 3505(c)(2)). The comments should address: (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the jlentini on DSKJ8SOYB1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 19:21 Nov 02, 2010 Jkt 223001 agency’s estimates of the burden of the collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; (d) ways to minimize the burden including the use of automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of information technology; and (e) the annual costs burden to respondents or record keepers from the collection of information (a total capital/startup costs and operations and maintenance costs). The comments that are submitted will be summarized and included in the CBP request for Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. In this document CBP is soliciting comments concerning the following information collection: Title: Haitian Hemispheric Opportunity through Partnership Encouragement (‘‘Haiti HOPE’’) Act of 2006. OMB Number: 1651–0129. Abstract: Title V of the Tax Relief and Health Care Act of 2006 amended the Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act (CBERA 19 U.S.C. 2701–2707) and authorized the President to extend additional trade benefits to Haiti. This trade program, the Haitian Hemispheric Opportunity through Partnership Encouragement Act of 2006 (‘‘Haiti HOPE Act’’), provides for duty-free treatment for certain apparel articles and certain wire harness automotive components from Haiti. Those wishing to claim duty-free treatment under this program must prepare a declaration of compliance which identifies and details the costs of the beneficiary components of production and non-beneficiary components of production to show that the 50% value content requirement was satisfied. The information collected under the Haiti Hope Act is provided for in 19 CFR 10.848. Current Actions: This submission is being made to extend the expiration date with a change to the burden hours. There is no change to the information being collected. Type of Review: Extension (with change). Affected Public: Businesses. Estimated Number of Respondents: 12. Estimated Number of Annual Responses per Respondent: 17. Estimated Number of Total Annual Responses: 204. Estimated Time per Response: 20 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 67. PO 00000 Frm 00072 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 67753 Dated: October 28, 2010. Tracey Denning, Agency Clearance Officer, U.S. Customs and Border Protection. [FR Doc. 2010–27695 Filed 11–2–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–14–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5376–N–99] Notice of Submission of Proposed Information Collection to OMB; Application for FHA Insured Mortgage Office of the Chief Information Officer, HUD. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The proposed information collection requirement described below has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal. These forms and related documents are needed to determine the eligibility of the borrower and proposed mortgage transaction for FHA’s insurance endorsement. Lenders seeking FHA’s insurance prepare these forms. DATES: Comments Due Date: December 3, 2010. ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name and/or OMB approval Number (2502–0059) and should be sent to: HUD Desk Officer, Office of Management and Budget, New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503; fax: 202–395–5806. E-mail: OIRA_Submission@omb.eop.gov. SUMMARY: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Colette Pollard, Reports Management Officer, QDAM, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Street, SW., Washington, DC 20410; email Colette Pollard at Colette.Pollard@hud.gov or telephone (202) 402–3400. This is not a toll-free number. Copies of available documents submitted to OMB may be obtained from Ms. Pollard. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This notice informs the public that the Department of Housing and Urban Development has submitted to OMB a request for approval of the Information collection described below. This notice is soliciting comments from members of the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information to: (1) Evaluate whether the E:\FR\FM\03NON1.SGM 03NON1

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[FR Doc No: 2010-27600]


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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES (HHS)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)


Request for Nominations of Candidates To Serve on the Interagency 
Committee on Smoking and Health, (ICSH)

    The ICSH is soliciting nominations for consideration of membership 
on the committee. This committee provides advice and guidance to the 
Secretary, HHS, and the Director, CDC regarding (a) coordination of all 
research and education programs and other activities within the 
Department and with other federal, State, local and private agencies 
and (b) establishment and maintenance of liaison with appropriate 
private entities, federal agencies, and State and local public health 
agencies with respect to smoking and health activities.
    Nominations are being sought for individuals who have expertise and 
qualifications necessary to contribute to the accomplishment of the 
committee's objectives. Nominees must meet all of the following 
mandatory qualifications to be eligible for consideration: Expertise in 
the field of tobacco control and multi-disciplinary expertise in public 
health; and knowledge of national health policies and programs managed 
by HHS. Additionally, desirable qualifications include: (1) Knowledge 
of emerging tobacco control policies and experience in analyzing, 
evaluating, and interpreting Federal, State and/or local health or 
regulatory policy that includes Point of Sale, warning labels, and 
advertising restrictions; or (2) knowledge of product regulation and 
the emerging environment of tobacco control and expertise in developing 
or contributing to the development of policies/or programs; or (3) 
familiarity of rapid and emerging surveillance systems that will allow 
for the timely evaluation of tobacco product regulation and/or the 
impact of tobacco control interventions. Balanced membership will 
depend upon several factors, including: (1) The committee's mission; 
(2) the geographic, ethnic, social, economic, or scientific impact of 
the advisory committee's recommendations; (3) the types of specific 
perspectives required, for example, such as those of consumers, 
technical experts, the public at-large, academia, business, or other 
sectors; (4) the need to obtain divergent points of view on the issues 
before the advisory committee; and (5) the relevance of State, local, 
or tribal governments to the development of the advisory committee's 
recommendations. Members may be invited to serve for up to four-year 
terms. Nominees must be U.S. citizens.
    The following information must be submitted for each candidate: 
name, affiliation, address, telephone number, and current curriculum 
vitae. E-mail addresses are requested if available. Additionally, the 
following information must be included: (1) Letter of recommendation 
stating the nominee's qualifications; (2) letter of nomination that 
provides specific attributes that qualify the nominee for service; (3) 
a statement indicating the nominee's willingness to serve as a 
potential member of the Committee; and (4) a narrative addressing the 
nominee's experience and professional/technical qualifications.
    Nominations should be sent electronically or in writing, and 
postmarked by November 19, 2010 to: Ms. Monica Swann, Committee 
Management Specialist, NCCDPHP, CDC, 4770 Buford Highway (MS-K 50), 
Chamblee, Georgia 30341. (E-mail address: zqe0@cdc.gov). Telephone and 
facsimile submissions cannot be accepted.
    Candidates invited to serve will be required to submit the 
Confidential Financial Disclosure Report (OGE 450) form for Special 
Government Employees (SGEs) serving on Federal Advisory Committees at 
CDC. This form allows CDC to determine whether there is a statutory 
conflict between that person's public responsibilities as a SGE and 
private interests and activities, or the appearance of a lack of 
impartiality, as defined by Federal regulation. The form may be viewed 
and downloaded at http://www.usoge.gov/forms/oge450_pdf/oge450_accessible.pdf. This form should not be submitted as part of a 
nomination.
    The Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, has been 
delegated the authority to sign Federal Register notices pertaining to 
announcements of meetings and other committee management activities, 
for both CDC and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry.


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    Dated: October 27, 2010.
Elaine L. Baker,
Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, Centers for Disease 
Control and Prevention.
[FR Doc. 2010-27600 Filed 11-2-10; 8:45 am]
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