Manufacturing Council, 80040-80041 [2010-31944]

Download as PDF 80040 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 244 / Tuesday, December 21, 2010 / Notices Representatives from the Departments of Homeland Security, State and Transportation will also provide updates on their respective agencies’ work relating to the U.S. travel and tourism industries. The Travel Facilitation subcommittee will present its recommendations to the Board. Public Participation: The meeting will be open to the public and will be physically accessible to people with disabilities. Seating is limited and will be on a first come, first served basis. Because of building security, all nongovernment attendees must pre-register no later than 5 p.m. EST on January 25, 2011 with Jennifer Pilat, the U.S. Travel and Tourism Advisory Board, Room 4043, 1401 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230, telephone 202– 482–4501, jennifer.pilat@trade.gov. Please specify any requests for sign language interpretation, other auxiliary aids, or other reasonable accommodation no later than 5 p.m. EST on January 25, 2011, to Jennifer Pilat at the contact information above. Last minute requests will be accepted, but may be impossible to fill. No time will be available for oral comments from members of the public attending the meeting. Any member of the public may submit pertinent written comments concerning the Board’s affairs at any time before or after the meeting. Comments may be submitted to Jennifer Pilat at the contact information indicated above. To be considered during the meeting, comments must be received no later than 5 p.m. EST on January 25, 2011, to ensure transmission to the Board prior to the meeting. Comments received after that date will be distributed to the members but may not be considered at the meeting. Copies of Board meeting minutes will be available within 90 days of the meeting. Dated: December 15, 2010. Jennifer Pilat, Executive Secretary, U.S. Travel and Tourism Advisory Board. [FR Doc. 2010–31924 Filed 12–20–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DR–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE srobinson on DSKHWCL6B1PROD with NOTICES International Trade Administration Manufacturing Council International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce. AGENCY: Notice of Reopening of the Application Period for Membership on the Manufacturing Council. ACTION: VerDate Mar<15>2010 20:40 Dec 20, 2010 Jkt 223001 On November 23, 2010, the Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration published a notice in the Federal Register (75 FR 71417) soliciting applications to fill one vacant position on the Manufacturing Council (Council). The November 23, 2010 notice provided that all applications must be received by the Office of Advisory Committees of the Department of Commerce by close of business on December 7, 2010. This notice reopens the application period in order to provide the public with an additional opportunity to submit applications. The eligibility and evaluation criteria for selection of a member to fill the vacant position contained in the November 23, 2010 notice shall continue to apply. The purpose of the Council is to advise the Secretary of Commerce on matters relating to the competitiveness of the U.S. manufacturing sector and to provide a forum for regular communication between Government and the manufacturing sector. ADDRESSES: Please submit application information to Jennifer Pilat, Office of Advisory Committees, Manufacturing Council 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 January 14, 2010. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jennifer Pilat, Manufacturing Council Executive Secretariat, Room 4043, 1401 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230, telephone: 202–482–5896, email: jennifer.pilat@trade.gov. Please visit the Manufacturing Council Web site at: http://www.manufacturing.gov/ council/index.asp?dName=council. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Office of Advisory Committees is reopening the application period for one vacant position on the Council for the current two year charter term to expire April 8, 2012. As the Department of Commerce did not receive any applications for this vacancy by the December 7th deadline, the Department is reopening the application period. The criteria and procedures for selecting the member contained in the November 23, 2010 notice continue to apply and are republished herein for convenience. The member will be appointed to serve until the Council’s charter expires on April 8, 2012. The member will be selected in accordance with applicable Department of Commerce guidelines based on his or her ability to advise the Secretary of Commerce on matters SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00007 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 relating to the U.S. manufacturing sector, 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 manufacturing sector. The Council’s membership reflects the diversity of American manufacturing by representing a balanced cross-section of the U.S. manufacturing industry in terms of industry sectors, geographic locations, demographics, and company size, particularly seeking the representation of small- and medium-sized enterprises. Although applications from any manufacturing sector will be considered, based on the diversity of the manufacturing industry currently represented on the Council for this charter term, the Department particularly is encouraging applicants from the high-tech or bio-tech manufacturing sectors. Additional factors which may be considered in the selection of this Council member include the candidate’s proven experience in promoting, developing and marketing programs in support of manufacturing industries, job creation in the manufacturing sector, or the candidate’s proven abilities to manage manufacturing organizations. Given the duties and objectives of the Council, the Department particularly seeks applicants who are active manufacturing executives (Chief Executive Officer, President, or a comparable level of responsibility) that are leaders within their local manufacturing communities and industries. Each Council member serves as the representative of a U.S. entity in the manufacturing sector. For the purposes of eligibility, a U.S. entity is 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. The appointment to the Council will be made by the Secretary of Commerce. All Council members serve at the discretion of the Secretary of Commerce. Council members serve in a representative capacity, representing the views and interests of their particular industry sector. Council members are not special government employees. Council members receive no compensation for their participation in Council activities. Members participating in Council meetings and E:\FR\FM\21DEN1.SGM 21DEN1 srobinson on DSKHWCL6B1PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 244 / Tuesday, December 21, 2010 / Notices events are responsible for their travel, living and other personal expenses. Meetings are held regularly and not less than annually, usually in Washington, DC. Members are required to attend a majority of the Council meetings. The current Council met initially on October 14, 2010 in Washington, DC. The next meeting is scheduled to take place in January 2011. 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 entity’s 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 Council. This sponsor letter should also address the applicant’s manufacturing-related experience, including any manufacturing trade policy experience. 3. The applicant’s personal resume. 4. An affirmative statement that the applicant meets all eligibility criteria. 5. 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. 6. An affirmative statement that the applicant is not a federally registered lobbyist, and that the applicant understands that, if appointed, the applicant will not be allowed to continue to serve as a Council member if the applicant becomes a federally registered lobbyist. 7. Information regarding the control of the entity to be represented, including the governing structure and stock holdings as appropriate signifying compliance with the criteria set forth above. 8. The entity’s size and ownership, product or service line and major markets in which the entity operates. 9. Please include all relevant contact information such as mailing address, fax, e-mail, fixed and mobile phone numbers and support staff information where relevant. Dated: December 15, 2010. Jennifer Pilat, Executive Secretary, Manufacturing Council. [FR Doc. 2010–31944 Filed 12–20–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DR–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 20:40 Dec 20, 2010 Jkt 223001 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XA098 Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of public meeting. AGENCY: The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will convene a public meeting of the Outreach and Education Advisory Panel (AP). DATES: The Outreach and Education AP meeting is scheduled to begin at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, January 11, and end by 5 p.m. on Wednesday, January 12, 2011. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council, 2203 N. Lois Avenue, Suite 1100, Tampa, FL 33607. Council address: Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council, 2203 N. Lois Avenue, Suite 1100, Tampa, FL 33607. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Charlene Ponce, Public Information Officer; telephone: (813) 348–1630. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: During this Advisory Panel meeting, the Outreach and Education AP will receive an update on the Marine Resource Education Program, review a draft fiveyear strategic communication plan and proposed action items, as well as identify assignments and assign workgroups. The panel may also provide recommendations to the Council. Although other non-emergency issues not on the agenda may come before the Outreach and Education AP for discussion, in accordance with the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act (Magnuson-Stevens Act), those issues may not be the subject of formal action during these meetings. Actions of the Outreach and Education AP will be restricted to those issues specifically identified in the agenda and any issues arising after publication of this notice that require emergency action under Section 305(c) of the Magnuson-Stevens Act, provided the public has been notified of the Council’s intent to take action to address the emergency. Copies of the agenda can be obtained by calling (813) 348–1630. 80041 sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Trish Kennedy at the Council (see ADDRESSES) at least 5 working days prior to the meeting. Dated: December 16, 2010. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2010–31953 Filed 12–20–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE SUMMARY: Special Accommodations This meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for PO 00000 Frm 00008 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XA099 Pacific Fishery Management Council; Public Meetings and Hearings National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of availability of reports; public meetings, and hearings. AGENCY: The Pacific Fishery Management Council (Pacific Council) has begun its annual preseason management process for the 2011 ocean salmon fisheries. This document announces the availability of Pacific Council documents as well as the dates and locations of Pacific Council meetings and public hearings comprising the Pacific Council’s complete schedule of events for determining the annual proposed and final modifications to ocean salmon fishery management measures. The agendas for the March and April 2011 Pacific Council meetings will be published in subsequent Federal Register documents prior to the actual meetings. DATES: Written comments on the salmon management options must be received by 11:59 p.m. Pacific Time, April 3, 2011. ADDRESSES: Documents will be available from, and written comments should be sent to, Mr. Mark Cedergreen, Chairman, Pacific Fishery Management Council, 7700 NE Ambassador Place, Suite 101, Portland, OR 97220–1384, telephone: (503) 820–2280 (voice) or (503) 820– 2299 (fax). Comments can also be submitted via e-mail at PFMC.comments@noaa.gov. address, or through the internet at the Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments, and include the I.D. number in the subject line of the message. For specific SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\21DEN1.SGM 21DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 244 (Tuesday, December 21, 2010)]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration


Manufacturing Council

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

ACTION: Notice of Reopening of the Application Period for Membership on 
the Manufacturing Council.

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SUMMARY: On November 23, 2010, the Department of Commerce's 
International Trade Administration published a notice in the Federal 
Register (75 FR 71417) soliciting applications to fill one vacant 
position on the Manufacturing Council (Council). The November 23, 2010 
notice provided that all applications must be received by the Office of 
Advisory Committees of the Department of Commerce by close of business 
on December 7, 2010. This notice reopens the application period in 
order to provide the public with an additional opportunity to submit 
applications. The eligibility and evaluation criteria for selection of 
a member to fill the vacant position contained in the November 23, 2010 
notice shall continue to apply. The purpose of the Council is to advise 
the Secretary of Commerce on matters relating to the competitiveness of 
the U.S. manufacturing sector and to provide a forum for regular 
communication between Government and the manufacturing sector.

ADDRESSES: Please submit application information to Jennifer Pilat, 
Office of Advisory Committees, Manufacturing Council 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 January 14, 2010.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jennifer Pilat, Manufacturing Council 
Executive Secretariat, Room 4043, 1401 Constitution Avenue, NW., 
Washington, DC 20230, telephone: 202-482-5896, e-mail: 
jennifer.pilat@trade.gov. Please visit the Manufacturing Council Web 
site at: http://www.manufacturing.gov/council/index.asp?dName=council.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Office of Advisory Committees is 
reopening the application period for one vacant position on the Council 
for the current two year charter term to expire April 8, 2012. As the 
Department of Commerce did not receive any applications for this 
vacancy by the December 7th deadline, the Department is reopening the 
application period. The criteria and procedures for selecting the 
member contained in the November 23, 2010 notice continue to apply and 
are republished herein for convenience.
    The member will be appointed to serve until the Council's charter 
expires on April 8, 2012. The member will be selected in accordance 
with applicable Department of Commerce guidelines based on his or her 
ability to advise the Secretary of Commerce on matters relating to the 
U.S. manufacturing sector, 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 manufacturing 
sector. The Council's membership reflects the diversity of American 
manufacturing by representing a balanced cross-section of the U.S. 
manufacturing industry in terms of industry sectors, geographic 
locations, demographics, and company size, particularly seeking the 
representation of small- and medium-sized enterprises. Although 
applications from any manufacturing sector will be considered, based on 
the diversity of the manufacturing industry currently represented on 
the Council for this charter term, the Department particularly is 
encouraging applicants from the high-tech or bio-tech manufacturing 
sectors. Additional factors which may be considered in the selection of 
this Council member include the candidate's proven experience in 
promoting, developing and marketing programs in support of 
manufacturing industries, job creation in the manufacturing sector, or 
the candidate's proven abilities to manage manufacturing organizations.
    Given the duties and objectives of the Council, the Department 
particularly seeks applicants who are active manufacturing executives 
(Chief Executive Officer, President, or a comparable level of 
responsibility) that are leaders within their local manufacturing 
communities and industries. Each Council member serves as the 
representative of a U.S. entity in the manufacturing sector. For the 
purposes of eligibility, a U.S. entity is 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.
    The appointment to the Council will be made by the Secretary of 
Commerce. All Council members serve at the discretion of the Secretary 
of Commerce. Council members serve in a representative capacity, 
representing the views and interests of their particular industry 
sector. Council members are not special government employees.
    Council members receive no compensation for their participation in 
Council activities. Members participating in Council meetings and

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events are responsible for their travel, living and other personal 
expenses.
    Meetings are held regularly and not less than annually, usually in 
Washington, DC. Members are required to attend a majority of the 
Council meetings. The current Council met initially on October 14, 2010 
in Washington, DC. The next meeting is scheduled to take place in 
January 2011.
    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 entity's 
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 Council. This sponsor letter should also address 
the applicant's manufacturing-related experience, including any 
manufacturing trade policy experience.
    3. The applicant's personal resume.
    4. An affirmative statement that the applicant meets all 
eligibility criteria.
    5. 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.
    6. An affirmative statement that the applicant is not a federally 
registered lobbyist, and that the applicant understands that, if 
appointed, the applicant will not be allowed to continue to serve as a 
Council member if the applicant becomes a federally registered 
lobbyist.
    7. Information regarding the control of the entity to be 
represented, including the governing structure and stock holdings as 
appropriate signifying compliance with the criteria set forth above.
    8. The entity's size and ownership, product or service line and 
major markets in which the entity operates.
    9. Please include all relevant contact information such as mailing 
address, fax, e-mail, fixed and mobile phone numbers and support staff 
information where relevant.

    Dated: December 15, 2010.
Jennifer Pilat,
Executive Secretary, Manufacturing Council.
[FR Doc. 2010-31944 Filed 12-20-10; 8:45 am]
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