Post Office Closing, 44385-44386 [2011-18611]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 142 / Monday, July 25, 2011 / Notices regarding this appeal no later than August 1, 2011. 2. Any responsive pleading by the Postal Service to this notice is due no later than August 1, 2011. 3. The procedural schedule listed below is hereby adopted. 4. Pursuant to 39 U.S.C. 505, Tracy N. Ferguson is designated officer of the Commission (Public Representative) to 44385 represent the interests of the general public. 5. The Secretary shall arrange for publication of this notice and order and Procedural Schedule in the Federal Register. PROCEDURAL SCHEDULE July 15, 2011 ...................................................................... August 1, 2011 ................................................................... August 1, 2011 ................................................................... August 15, 2011 ................................................................. August 19, 2011 ................................................................. September 8, 2011 ............................................................ September 23, 2011 .......................................................... September 30, 2011 .......................................................... November 7, 2011 ............................................................. By the Commission. Shoshana M. Grove, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2011–18735 Filed 7–22–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7710–FW–P POSTAL REGULATORY COMMISSION [Docket No. A2011–22; Order No. 763] Post Office Closing Postal Regulatory Commission. Notice. AGENCY: jlentini on DSK4TPTVN1PROD with NOTICES ACTION: SUMMARY: This document informs the public that an appeal of the closing of the Peach Orchard, Arkansas post office has been filed. It identifies preliminary steps and provides a procedural schedule. Publication of this document will allow the Postal Service, petitioners, and others to take appropriate action. DATES: Administrative record due (from Postal Service): July 29, 2011; deadline for notices to intervene: August 15, 2011. See the Procedural Schedule in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section for other dates of interest. ADDRESSES: Submit comments electronically by accessing the ‘‘Filing Online’’ link in the banner at the top of the Commission’s Web site (https:// www.prc.gov) or by directly accessing the Commission’s Filing Online system at https://www.prc.gov/prc-pages/filingonline/login.aspx. Commenters who cannot submit their views electronically should contact the person identified in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section as the source for case-related information for advice on alternatives to electronic filing. VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:15 Jul 22, 2011 Jkt 223001 Filing of Appeal. Deadline for the Postal Service to file the applicable administrative record in this appeal. Deadline for the Postal Service to file any responsive pleading. Deadline for notices to intervene (see 39 CFR 3001.111(b)). Deadline for Petitioners’ Form 61 or initial brief in support of petition (see 39 CFR 3001.115(a) and (b)). Deadline for answering brief in support of the Postal Service (see 39 CFR 3001.115(c)). Deadline for reply briefs in response to answering briefs (see 39 CFR 3001.115(d)). Deadline for motions by any party requesting oral argument; the Commission will schedule oral argument only when it is a necessary addition to the written filings (see 39 CFR 3001.116). Expiration of the Commission’s 120-day decisional schedule (see 39 U.S.C. 404(d)(5)). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Stephen L. Sharfman, General Counsel, at 202–789–6820 (case-related information) or DocketAdmins@prc.gov (electronic filing assistance). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given that pursuant to 39 U.S.C. 404(d), on July 14, 2011, the Commission received a petition for review of the closing of the Peach Orchard, Arkansas post office. The petition, which was filed by Marietta Austin, is postmarked July 7, 2011. The Commission hereby institutes a proceeding under 39 U.S.C. 404(d)(5) and designates the case as Docket No. A2011–22 to consider Petitioner’s appeal. If Petitioner would like to further explain her position with supplemental information or facts, Petitioner may either file a Participant Statement on PRC Form 61 or file a brief with the Commission no later than August 18, 2011. Categories of issues apparently raised. Petitioner contends that the Postal Service failed to consider whether or not it will continue to provide a maximum degree of effective and regular postal services to the community. See 39 U.S.C. 404(d)(2)(A)(iii). After the Postal Service files the administrative record and the Commission reviews it, the Commission may find that there are more legal issues than the one set forth above, or that the Postal Service’s determination disposes of one or more of those issues. The deadline for the Postal Service to file the applicable administrative record with the Commission is July 29, 2011. See 39 CFR 3001.113. In addition, the due date PO 00000 Frm 00087 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 for any responsive pleading by the Postal Service to this Notice is July 29, 2011. Availability; Web site posting. The Commission has posted the appeal and supporting material on its Web site at https://www.prc.gov. Additional filings in this case and participant’s submissions also will be posted on the Web site, if provided in electronic format or amenable to conversion, and not subject to a valid protective order. Information on how to use the Commission’s Web site is available online or by contacting the Commission’s Web master via telephone at 202–789–6873 or via electronic mail at prc-webmaster@prc.gov. The appeal and all related documents are also available for public inspection in the Commission’s docket section. Docket section hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, except on Federal government holidays. Docket section personnel may be contacted via electronic mail at prc-dockets@prc.gov or via telephone at 202–789–6846. Filing of documents. All filings of documents in this case shall be made using the Internet (Filing Online) pursuant to Commission rules 9(a) and 10(a) at the Commission’s Web site, https://www.prc.gov, unless a waiver is obtained. See 39 CFR 3001.9(a) and 3001.10(a). Instructions for obtaining an account to file documents online may be found on the Commission’s Web site, https://www.prc.gov, or by contacting the Commission’s docket section at prcdockets@prc.gov or via telephone at 202–789–6846. All documents filed will be posted on the Commission’s Web site. The Commission reserves the right to redact E:\FR\FM\25JYN1.SGM 25JYN1 44386 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 142 / Monday, July 25, 2011 / Notices personal information which may infringe on an individual’s privacy rights from documents filed in this proceeding. Intervention. Those persons, other than the Petitioner and respondent, wishing to be heard in this matter are directed to file a notice of intervention. See 39 CFR 3001.111(b). Notices of intervention in this case are to be filed on or before August 15, 2011. A notice of intervention shall be filed using the Internet (Filing Online) at the Commission’s Web site, https:// www.prc.gov, unless a waiver is obtained for hardcopy filing. See 39 CFR 3001.9(a) and 3001.10(a). Further procedures. By statute, the Commission is required to issue its decision within 120 days from the date it receives the appeal. See 39 U.S.C. 404(d)(5). A procedural schedule has been developed to accommodate this statutory deadline. In the interest of expedition, in light of the 120-day decision schedule, the Commission may request the Postal Service or other participants to submit information or memoranda of law on any appropriate issue. As required by Commission rules, if any motions are filed, responses are due 7 days after any such motion is filed. See 39 CFR 3001.21. It is ordered: 1. The Postal Service shall file the applicable administrative record regarding this appeal no later than July 29, 2011. 2. Any responsive pleading by the Postal Service to this Notice is due no later than July 29, 2011. 3. The procedural schedule listed below is hereby adopted. 4. Pursuant to 39 U.S.C. 505, Tracy N. Ferguson is designated officer of the Commission (Public Representative) to represent the interests of the general public. 5. The Secretary shall arrange for publication of this notice and order and procedural schedule in the Federal Register. PROCEDURAL SCHEDULE July 14, 2011 ........................ July 29, 2011 ........................ July 29, 2011 ........................ August 15, 2011 ................... August 18, 2011 ................... September 7, 2011 .............. September 22, 2011 ............ September 29, 2011 ............ November 4, 2011 ............... Filing of Appeal. Deadline for the Postal Service to file the administrative record in this appeal. Deadline for the Postal Service to file an answer responding to the application for suspension. Deadline for notices to intervene (see 39 CFR 3001.111(b)). Deadline for Petitioner’s Form 61 or initial brief in support of petition (see 39 CFR 3001.115(a) and (b)). Deadline for answering brief in support of the Postal Service (see 39 CFR 3001.115(c)). Deadline for reply briefs in response to answering briefs (see 39 CFR 3001.115(d)). Deadline for motions by any party requesting oral argument; the Commission will schedule oral argument only when it is a necessary addition to the written filings (see 39 CFR 3001.116). Expiration of the Commission’s 120-day decisional schedule (see 39 U.S.C. 404(d)(5)). By the Commission. Shoshana M. Grove, Secretary. Act Rule 19b–4(f)(6) 3 which is effective upon filing with the Commission. The Commission is publishing this notice to solicit comments on the proposed rule change from interested persons. [FR Doc. 2011–18611 Filed 7–22–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7710–FW–P I. Self-Regulatory Organization’s Statement of the Terms of Substance of the Proposed Rule Change SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION [Release No. 34–64915; File No. SR–CHX– 2011–13] Self-Regulatory Organizations; Chicago Stock Exchange, Inc.; Notice of Filing and Immediate Effectiveness of Proposed Rule Change Regarding the Obligations of ExchangeRegistered Institutional Brokers jlentini on DSK4TPTVN1PROD with NOTICES July 19, 2011. Pursuant to Section 19(b)(1) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (‘‘Act’’) 1 and Rule 19b–4 thereunder,2 notice is hereby given that, on July 12, 2011, the Chicago Stock Exchange, Inc. (‘‘CHX’’ or the ‘‘Exchange’’) filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (‘‘Commission’’) the proposed rule change as described in Items I and II below, which Items have been prepared by the CHX. CHX has filed this proposal pursuant to Exchange 1 15 2 17 CHX proposes to add Interpretation and Policy .04 to Article 17, Rule 3 (Institutional Broker Responsibilities) to include an explicit reference to the obligation of Exchange-registered to seek execution of orders which they handle in a prompt and timely manner. The text of this proposed rule change is available on the Exchange’s Web site at (https://www.chx.com) and in the Commission’s Public Reference Room. II. Self-Regulatory Organization’s Statement of the Purpose of, and Statutory Basis for, the Proposed Rule Change In its filing with the Commission, the CHX included statements concerning the purpose of and basis for the proposed rule changes and discussed any comments it received regarding the proposal. The text of these statements may be examined at the places specified in Item IV below. The CHX has prepared summaries, set forth in sections A, B, U.S.C.78s(b)(1). CFR 240.19b–4. VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:15 Jul 22, 2011 3 17 Jkt 223001 PO 00000 CFR 240.19b–4(f)(6). Frm 00088 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 and C below, of the most significant aspects of such statements. A. Self-Regulatory Organization’s Statement of the Purpose of, and Statutory Basis for, the Proposed Rule Change 1. Purpose Through this proposal, the Exchange seeks to add Interpretations and Policies .04 to Article 17, Rule 3 (Responsibilities of Institutional Brokers) to make explicit the obligation of Institutional Brokers registered with the Exchange to handle orders in a prompt and timely manner. The obligation to handle orders in a prompt and timely manner is part of the existing responsibility of a broker dealer to seek best execution when handling or executing an order on behalf of a customer.4 The Exchange’s Market Regulation Department conducts routine automated surveillance for compliance by Institutional Brokers with the requirement to handle and execute orders in a timely manner. The explicit 4 See, e.g., NASD Rule 2320. (Best Execution and Interpositioning), ‘‘In any transaction for or with a customer or a customer of another broker-dealer, a member and persons associated with a member shall use reasonable diligence to ascertain the best market for the subject security and buy or sell in such market so that the resultant price to the customer is as favorable as possible under prevailing market conditions.’’ E:\FR\FM\25JYN1.SGM 25JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 142 (Monday, July 25, 2011)]
[Notices]
[Pages 44385-44386]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-18611]



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POSTAL REGULATORY COMMISSION



[Docket No. A2011-22; Order No. 763]




Post Office Closing



AGENCY: Postal Regulatory Commission.



ACTION: Notice.



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SUMMARY: This document informs the public that an appeal of the closing 

of the Peach Orchard, Arkansas post office has been filed. It 

identifies preliminary steps and provides a procedural schedule. 

Publication of this document will allow the Postal Service, 

petitioners, and others to take appropriate action.



DATES: Administrative record due (from Postal Service): July 29, 2011; 

deadline for notices to intervene: August 15, 2011. See the Procedural 

Schedule in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section for other dates of 

interest.



ADDRESSES: Submit comments electronically by accessing the ``Filing 

Online'' link in the banner at the top of the Commission's Web site 

(https://www.prc.gov) or by directly accessing the Commission's Filing 

Online system at https://www.prc.gov/prc-pages/filing-online/login.aspx. Commenters who cannot submit their views electronically 

should contact the person identified in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION 

CONTACT section as the source for case-related information for advice 

on alternatives to electronic filing.



FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Stephen L. Sharfman, General Counsel, 

at 202-789-6820 (case-related information) or DocketAdmins@prc.gov 

(electronic filing assistance).



SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given that pursuant to 39 

U.S.C. 404(d), on July 14, 2011, the Commission received a petition for 

review of the closing of the Peach Orchard, Arkansas post office. The 

petition, which was filed by Marietta Austin, is postmarked July 7, 

2011. The Commission hereby institutes a proceeding under 39 U.S.C. 

404(d)(5) and designates the case as Docket No. A2011-22 to consider 

Petitioner's appeal. If Petitioner would like to further explain her 

position with supplemental information or facts, Petitioner may either 

file a Participant Statement on PRC Form 61 or file a brief with the 

Commission no later than August 18, 2011.

    Categories of issues apparently raised. Petitioner contends that 

the Postal Service failed to consider whether or not it will continue 

to provide a maximum degree of effective and regular postal services to 

the community. See 39 U.S.C. 404(d)(2)(A)(iii).

    After the Postal Service files the administrative record and the 

Commission reviews it, the Commission may find that there are more 

legal issues than the one set forth above, or that the Postal Service's 

determination disposes of one or more of those issues. The deadline for 

the Postal Service to file the applicable administrative record with 

the Commission is July 29, 2011. See 39 CFR 3001.113. In addition, the 

due date for any responsive pleading by the Postal Service to this 

Notice is July 29, 2011.

    Availability; Web site posting. The Commission has posted the 

appeal and supporting material on its Web site at https://www.prc.gov. 

Additional filings in this case and participant's submissions also will 

be posted on the Web site, if provided in electronic format or amenable 

to conversion, and not subject to a valid protective order. Information 

on how to use the Commission's Web site is available online or by 

contacting the Commission's Web master via telephone at 202-789-6873 or 

via electronic mail at prc-webmaster@prc.gov.

    The appeal and all related documents are also available for public 

inspection in the Commission's docket section. Docket section hours are 

8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, except on Federal 

government holidays. Docket section personnel may be contacted via 

electronic mail at prc-dockets@prc.gov or via telephone at 202-789-

6846.

    Filing of documents. All filings of documents in this case shall be 

made using the Internet (Filing Online) pursuant to Commission rules 

9(a) and 10(a) at the Commission's Web site, https://www.prc.gov, unless 

a waiver is obtained. See 39 CFR 3001.9(a) and 3001.10(a). Instructions 

for obtaining an account to file documents online may be found on the 

Commission's Web site, https://www.prc.gov, or by contacting the 

Commission's docket section at prc-dockets@prc.gov or via telephone at 

202-789-6846.

    All documents filed will be posted on the Commission's Web site. 

The Commission reserves the right to redact



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personal information which may infringe on an individual's privacy 

rights from documents filed in this proceeding.

    Intervention. Those persons, other than the Petitioner and 

respondent, wishing to be heard in this matter are directed to file a 

notice of intervention. See 39 CFR 3001.111(b). Notices of intervention 

in this case are to be filed on or before August 15, 2011. A notice of 

intervention shall be filed using the Internet (Filing Online) at the 

Commission's Web site, https://www.prc.gov, unless a waiver is obtained 

for hardcopy filing. See 39 CFR 3001.9(a) and 3001.10(a).

    Further procedures. By statute, the Commission is required to issue 

its decision within 120 days from the date it receives the appeal. See 

39 U.S.C. 404(d)(5). A procedural schedule has been developed to 

accommodate this statutory deadline. In the interest of expedition, in 

light of the 120-day decision schedule, the Commission may request the 

Postal Service or other participants to submit information or memoranda 

of law on any appropriate issue. As required by Commission rules, if 

any motions are filed, responses are due 7 days after any such motion 

is filed. See 39 CFR 3001.21.

    It is ordered:

    1. The Postal Service shall file the applicable administrative 

record regarding this appeal no later than July 29, 2011.

    2. Any responsive pleading by the Postal Service to this Notice is 

due no later than July 29, 2011.

    3. The procedural schedule listed below is hereby adopted.

    4. Pursuant to 39 U.S.C. 505, Tracy N. Ferguson is designated 

officer of the Commission (Public Representative) to represent the 

interests of the general public.

    5. The Secretary shall arrange for publication of this notice and 

order and procedural schedule in the Federal Register.



                           Procedural Schedule

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July 14, 2011................  Filing of Appeal.

July 29, 2011................  Deadline for the Postal Service to file

                                the administrative record in this

                                appeal.

July 29, 2011................  Deadline for the Postal Service to file

                                an answer responding to the application

                                for suspension.

August 15, 2011..............  Deadline for notices to intervene (see 39

                                CFR 3001.111(b)).

August 18, 2011..............  Deadline for Petitioner's Form 61 or

                                initial brief in support of petition

                                (see 39 CFR 3001.115(a) and (b)).

September 7, 2011............  Deadline for answering brief in support

                                of the Postal Service (see 39 CFR

                                3001.115(c)).

September 22, 2011...........  Deadline for reply briefs in response to

                                answering briefs (see 39 CFR

                                3001.115(d)).

September 29, 2011...........  Deadline for motions by any party

                                requesting oral argument; the Commission

                                will schedule oral argument only when it

                                is a necessary addition to the written

                                filings (see 39 CFR 3001.116).

November 4, 2011.............  Expiration of the Commission's 120-day

                                decisional schedule (see 39 U.S.C.

                                404(d)(5)).

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    By the Commission.

Shoshana M. Grove,

Secretary.

[FR Doc. 2011-18611 Filed 7-22-11; 8:45 am]

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