Notification of Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee, Public Meeting, 24959-24960 [2011-10710]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 85 / Tuesday, May 3, 2011 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION National Highway Traffic Safety Administration [Docket No. NHTSA–2011–0020; Notice 2] Reports, Forms, and Record Keeping Requirements; Agency Information Collection Activity Under OMB Review National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), Department of Transportation. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), this notice announces that the Information Collection Request (ICR) abstracted below has been forwarded to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The ICR describes the nature of the information collections and their expected burden. The Federal Register Notice soliciting public comment on the ICR, with a 60-day comment period was published on February 25, 2011, at 76 FR 10635. DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before June 2, 2011. 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[FR Doc. 2011–10640 Filed 5–2–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4915–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY United States Mint Notification of Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee, Public Meeting ACTION: Notice. Pursuant to United States Code, Title 31, section 5135(b)(8)(C), the United States Mint announces the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) public meeting scheduled for May 25, 2011. Date: May 25, 2011. Time: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Conference Room A, United States Mint, 801 9th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20220. Subject: Review and consideration of candidate designs for the 2012 National Infantry Museum and Soldier Center Commemorative Coin Program; candidate designs for the 100th Infantry Battalion, the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, and the Military Intelligence Service, collectively, Congressional Gold Medal; and draft narratives for the 2013 and 2014 Native American $1 Coin Program. Interested persons should call the CCAC HOTLINE at (202) 354–7502 for the latest update on meeting time and room location. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\03MYN1.SGM 03MYN1 24960 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 85 / Tuesday, May 3, 2011 / Notices In accordance With 31 U.S.C. 5135, the CCAC: • Advises the Secretary of the Treasury on any theme or design proposals relating to circulating coinage, bullion coinage, Congressional Gold Medals, and national and other medals. • Advises the Secretary of the Treasury with regard to the events, persons, or places to be commemorated by the issuance of commemorative coins in each of the five calendar years succeeding the year in which a commemorative coin designation is made. • Makes recommendations with respect to the mintage level for any commemorative coin recommended. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Greg Weinman, Acting United States Mint Liaison to the CCAC; 801 9th Street, NW.; Washington, DC 20220; or call 202–354–7200. Any member of the public interested in submitting matters for the CCAC’s consideration is invited to submit them by fax to the following number: 202– 756–6525. Authority: 31 U.S.C. 5135(b)(8)(C). Dated: April 27, 2011. Richard A. Peterson, Acting Director, United States Mint. [FR Doc. 2011–10710 Filed 5–2–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P UNITED STATES SENTENCING COMMISSION Sentencing Guidelines for United States Courts United States Sentencing Commission. ACTION: Notice of (1) submission to Congress of amendments to the sentencing guidelines effective November 1, 2011; and (2) request for comment. AGENCY: The United States Sentencing Commission hereby gives notice of the following actions: (1) Pursuant to its authority under 28 U.S.C. 994(p), the Commission has promulgated amendments to the sentencing guidelines, policy statements, commentary, and statutory index. This notice sets forth the amendments and the reason for each amendment. 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[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 85 (Tuesday, May 3, 2011)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

United States Mint


 Notification of Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee, Public 
Meeting

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: Pursuant to United States Code, Title 31, section 
5135(b)(8)(C), the United States Mint announces the Citizens Coinage 
Advisory Committee (CCAC) public meeting scheduled for May 25, 2011.
    Date: May 25, 2011.
     Time: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
     Location: Conference Room A, United States Mint, 801 9th Street, 
NW., Washington, DC 20220.
    Subject: Review and consideration of candidate designs for the 2012 
National Infantry Museum and Soldier Center Commemorative Coin Program; 
candidate designs for the 100th Infantry Battalion, the 442nd 
Regimental Combat Team, and the Military Intelligence Service, 
collectively, Congressional Gold Medal; and draft narratives for the 
2013 and 2014 Native American $1 Coin Program.
    Interested persons should call the CCAC HOTLINE at (202) 354-7502 
for the latest update on meeting time and room location.

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In accordance With 31 U.S.C. 5135, the CCAC:

     Advises the Secretary of the Treasury on any theme or 
design proposals relating to circulating coinage, bullion coinage, 
Congressional Gold Medals, and national and other medals.
     Advises the Secretary of the Treasury with regard to the 
events, persons, or places to be commemorated by the issuance of 
commemorative coins in each of the five calendar years succeeding the 
year in which a commemorative coin designation is made.
     Makes recommendations with respect to the mintage level 
for any commemorative coin recommended.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Greg Weinman, Acting United States 
Mint Liaison to the CCAC; 801 9th Street, NW.; Washington, DC 20220; or 
call 202-354-7200.
    Any member of the public interested in submitting matters for the 
CCAC's consideration is invited to submit them by fax to the following 
number: 202-756-6525.

    Authority: 31 U.S.C. 5135(b)(8)(C).

    Dated: April 27, 2011.
Richard A. Peterson,
Acting Director, United States Mint.
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