Filing Dates for the New York Special Election in the 9th Congressional District, 45797-45798 [2011-19311]

Download as PDF srobinson on DSK4SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 147 / Monday, August 1, 2011 / Notices Claims. VRS providers shall provide the following data associated with each VRS call for which a VRS provider seeks compensation in its filing with the Fund Administrator: (1) The call record ID sequence; (2) CA ID number; (3) session start and end times; (4) conversation start and end times; (5) incoming telephone number and IP address (if call originates with an IP-based device) at the time of call; (6) outbound telephone number and IP address (if call terminates with an IP-based device) at the time of call; (7) total conversation minutes; (8) total session minutes; (9) the call center (by assigned center ID number) that handles the call; and (10) the URL address through which the call was initiated. (2) All VRS and IP Relay providers shall submit speed of answer compliance data to the Fund administrator. (d) Automated Call Data Collection. TRS providers shall use an automated record keeping system to capture the following data when seeking compensation from the Fund: (1) The call record ID sequence; (2) CA ID number; (3) session start and end times, at a minimum to the nearest second; (4) conversation start and end times, at a minimum to the nearest second; (5) incoming telephone number (if call originates with a telephone) and IP address (if call originates with an IPbased device) at the time of the call; (6) outbound telephone number and IP address (if call terminates to an IP-based device) at the time of call; (7) total conversation minutes; (8) total session minutes; and (9) the call center (by assigned center ID number) that handles the call. (e) Record Retention. Internet-based TRS providers shall retain the following data that is used to support payment claims submitted to the Fund administrator for a minimum of five years, in an electronic format: (1) The call record ID sequence; (2) CA ID number; (3) session start and end times; (4) conversation start and end times; (5) incoming telephone number and IP address (if call originates with an IPbased device) at the time of call; (6) outbound telephone number and IP address (if call terminates with an IPbased device) at the time of call; (7) total conversation minutes; (8) total session minutes; and (9) the call center (by assigned center ID number) that handles the call. (f) Third-party Agreements. (1) VRS providers shall maintain copies of all third-party contracts or agreements so that copies of these agreements will be available to the Commission and the TRS Fund administrator upon request. VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:45 Jul 29, 2011 Jkt 223001 Such contracts or agreements shall provide detailed information about the nature of the services to be provided by the subcontractor. (2) VRS providers shall describe all agreements in connection with marketing and outreach activities, including those involving sponsorships, financial endorsements, awards, and gifts made by the provider to any individual or entity, in the providers’ annual submissions to the TRS Fund administrator. (g) Whistleblower Protection. TRS providers shall provide information about these TRS whistleblower protections, including the right to notify the Commission’s Office of Inspector General or its Enforcement Bureau, to all employees and contractors, in writing. Providers that already disseminate their internal business policies to their employees in writing (e.g. in employee handbooks, policies and procedures manuals, or bulletin board postings—either online or in hard copy) must also explicitly include these TRS whistleblower protections in those written materials. (h) Required Submission for Waiver Request. Potential VRS providers wishing to receive a temporary waiver of the provider’s eligibility rules, shall provide, in writing, a description of the specific requirement(s) for which it is seeking a waiver, along with documentation demonstrating the applicant’s plan and ability to come into compliance with all of these requirements (other than the certification requirement) within a specified period of time, which shall not exceed three months from the date on which the rules become effective. Evidence of the applicant’s plan and ability to come into compliance with the new rules shall include the applicant’s detailed plan for modifying its business structure and operations in order to meet the new requirements, along with submission of the following relevant documentation to support the waiver request: • A copy of each deed or lease for each call center operated by the applicant; • A list of individuals or entities that hold at least a 10 percent ownership share in the applicant’s business and a description of the applicant’s organizational structure, including the names of its executives, officers, partners, and board of directors; • A list of all of the names of applicant’s full-time and part-time employees; • Proofs of purchase or license agreements for use of all equipment and/or technologies, including PO 00000 Frm 00041 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 45797 hardware and software, used by the applicant for its call center functions, including but not limited to, automatic call distribution (ACD) routing, call setup, mapping, call features, billing for compensation from the TRS fund, and registration; • Copies of employment agreements for all of the provider’s executives and CAs; • A list of all financing arrangements pertaining to the provision of Internetbased relay service, including documentation on loans for equipment, inventory, property, promissory notes, and liens; • Copies of all other agreements associated with the provision of Internet-based relay service; and a list of all sponsorship arrangements (e.g., those providing financial support or in-kind interpreting or personnel service for social activities in exchange for brand marketing), including any associated agreements. Federal Communications Commission. Marlene H. Dortch, Secretary, Office of the Secretary, Office of Managing Director. [FR Doc. 2011–19409 Filed 7–29–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6712–01–P FEDERAL ELECTION COMMISSION [Notice 2011–10] Filing Dates for the New York Special Election in the 9th Congressional District Federal Election Commission. Notice of filing dates for special election. AGENCY: ACTION: New York has scheduled a Special General Election on September 13, 2011, to fill the U.S. House seat in the 9th Congressional District vacated by Representative Anthony Weiner. Committees required to file reports in connection with the Special General Election on September 13, 2011, shall file a 12-day Pre-General Report, and a 30-day Post-General Report. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Kevin R. Salley, Information Division, 999 E Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20463; Telephone: (202) 694–1100; Toll Free (800) 424–9530. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: SUMMARY: Principal Campaign Committees All principal campaign committees of candidates who participate in the New York Special General Election shall file a 12-day Pre-General Report on September 1, 2011, and a 30-day PostGeneral Report on October 13, 2011. E:\FR\FM\01AUN1.SGM 01AUN1 45798 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 147 / Monday, August 1, 2011 / Notices (See chart below for the closing date for each report). Note that these reports are in addition to the campaign committee’s year-end filing in January 2012. (See chart below for the closing date for each report). Unauthorized Committees (PACs and Party Committees) Political committees filing on a semiannual basis in 2011 are subject to special election reporting if they make previously undisclosed contributions or expenditures in connection with the New York Special General Election by the close of books for the applicable report(s). (See chart below for the closing date for each report). Committees filing monthly that make contributions or expenditures in connection with the New York Special General Election will continue to file according to the monthly reporting schedule. Additional disclosure information in connection with the New York Special Election may be found on the FEC Web site at http://www.fec.gov/info/ report_dates_2011.shtml. Disclosure of Lobbyist Bundling Activity Campaign committees, party committees and Leadership PACs that are otherwise required to file reports in connection with the special elections must simultaneously file FEC Form 3L if they receive two or more bundled contributions from lobbyists/registrants or lobbyist/registrant PACs that aggregate in excess of $16,200 during the special election reporting periods (see charts below for closing date of each period). 11 CFR 104.22(a)(5)(v). CALENDAR OF REPORTING DATES FOR NEW YORK SPECIAL ELECTION—COMMITTEES INVOLVED IN THE SPECIAL GENERAL (09/13/11) MUST FILE Report Close of books 1 Pre-General ............................................................................................................................................... Post-General .............................................................................................................................................. October Quarterly ...................................................................................................................................... Year-End .................................................................................................................................................... 08/24/11 10/03/11 .................... 12/31/11 Reg./cert. & overnight mailing deadline 08/29/11 10/13/11 WAIVED 01/31/12 Filing deadline 09/01/11 10/13/11 01/31/12 1 These dates indicate the beginning and the end of the reporting period. A reporting period always begins the day after the closing date of the last report filed. If the committee is new and has not previously filed a report, the first report must cover all activity that occurred before the committee registered as a political committee with the Commission up through the close of books for the first report due. On behalf of the Commission, Dated: July 25, 2011. Cynthia L. Bauerly, Chair, Federal Election Commission. contact Shawn Woodhead Werth, Commission Secretary and Clerk, at (202) 694–1040, at least 72 hours prior to the hearing date. PERSON TO CONTACT FOR INFORMATION: Judith Ingram, Press Officer, Telephone: (202) 694–1220. [FR Doc. 2011–19311 Filed 7–29–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6715–01–P FEDERAL ELECTION COMMISSION Shawn Woodhead Werth, Secretary and Clerk of the Commission. Sunshine Act Notice [FR Doc. 2011–19547 Filed 7–28–11; 4:15 pm] Federal Election Commission. DATE AND TIME: Thursday, August 4, 2011 at 10 a.m. PLACE: 999 E Street, NW., Washington, DC (Ninth Floor) STATUS: This meeting will be open to the public. ITEMS TO BE DISCUSSED: Correction and Approval of the Minutes for the Meeting of July 21, 2011 Draft Advisory Opinion 2011–14: Utah Bankers Association and Utah Bankers Association Action PAC Proposed Final Audit Report on John Edwards for President Audit Division Recommendation Memorandum on Nader for President 2008 (NFP) Management and Administrative Matters Individuals who plan to attend and require special assistance, such as sign language interpretation or other reasonable accommodations, should srobinson on DSK4SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:45 Jul 29, 2011 Jkt 223001 BILLING CODE 6715–01–P FEDERAL ELECTION COMMISSION [Notice 2011–11] Policy Statement Regarding a Program for Requesting Consideration of Legal Questions by the Commission Federal Election Commission. Policy Statement. AGENCY: ACTION: The Federal Election Commission (‘‘Commission’’) is adopting a program providing for a means by which persons and entities may have a legal question considered by the Commission earlier in both the report review process and the audit process. SUMMARY: DATES: Effective August 1, 2011. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Lorenzo Holloway, Assistant General Counsel, or Allison T. Steinle, Attorney, PO 00000 Frm 00042 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 999 E Street, NW., Washington, DC 20463, (202) 694–1650 or (800) 424– 9530. The Commission is adopting a program providing for a means by which persons and entities may have a legal question considered by the Commission earlier in both the report review process and the audit process. Specifically, when the Office of Compliance (‘‘OC’’) (which includes the Reports Analysis Division and the Audit Division) requests that a person or entity take corrective action during the report review or audit process, if the person or entity disagrees with the request based upon a material dispute on a question of law, the person or entity may seek Commission consideration of the issue pursuant to this procedure. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Procedures Within 15 business days of a determination by the Reports Analysis Division or Audit Division that a person or entity remains obligated to take corrective action to resolve an issue that has arisen during the report review or audit process, the person or entity may seek Commission consideration if a material dispute on a question of law exists with respect to the recommended E:\FR\FM\01AUN1.SGM 01AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 147 (Monday, August 1, 2011)]
[Notices]
[Pages 45797-45798]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-19311]


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FEDERAL ELECTION COMMISSION

[Notice 2011-10]


Filing Dates for the New York Special Election in the 9th 
Congressional District

AGENCY: Federal Election Commission.

ACTION: Notice of filing dates for special election.

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SUMMARY: New York has scheduled a Special General Election on September 
13, 2011, to fill the U.S. House seat in the 9th Congressional District 
vacated by Representative Anthony Weiner.
    Committees required to file reports in connection with the Special 
General Election on September 13, 2011, shall file a 12-day Pre-General 
Report, and a 30-day Post-General Report.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:  Mr. Kevin R. Salley, Information 
Division, 999 E Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20463; Telephone: (202) 
694-1100; Toll Free (800) 424-9530.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

Principal Campaign Committees

    All principal campaign committees of candidates who participate in 
the New York Special General Election shall file a 12-day Pre-General 
Report on September 1, 2011, and a 30-day Post-General Report on 
October 13, 2011.

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(See chart below for the closing date for each report).
    Note that these reports are in addition to the campaign committee's 
year-end filing in January 2012. (See chart below for the closing date 
for each report).

Unauthorized Committees (PACs and Party Committees)

    Political committees filing on a semi-annual basis in 2011 are 
subject to special election reporting if they make previously 
undisclosed contributions or expenditures in connection with the New 
York Special General Election by the close of books for the applicable 
report(s). (See chart below for the closing date for each report).
    Committees filing monthly that make contributions or expenditures 
in connection with the New York Special General Election will continue 
to file according to the monthly reporting schedule.
    Additional disclosure information in connection with the New York 
Special Election may be found on the FEC Web site at http://www.fec.gov/info/report_dates_2011.shtml.

Disclosure of Lobbyist Bundling Activity

    Campaign committees, party committees and Leadership PACs that are 
otherwise required to file reports in connection with the special 
elections must simultaneously file FEC Form 3L if they receive two or 
more bundled contributions from lobbyists/registrants or lobbyist/
registrant PACs that aggregate in excess of $16,200 during the special 
election reporting periods (see charts below for closing date of each 
period). 11 CFR 104.22(a)(5)(v).

  Calendar of Reporting Dates for New York Special Election--Committees
          Involved in the Special General (09/13/11) Must File
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                                              Reg./cert. &
                                  Close of      overnight       Filing
            Report               books \1\       mailing       deadline
                                                deadline
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Pre-General...................     08/24/11  08/29/11           09/01/11
Post-General..................     10/03/11  10/13/11           10/13/11
October Quarterly.............  ...........  WAIVED
Year-End......................     12/31/11  01/31/12           01/31/12
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\1\ These dates indicate the beginning and the end of the reporting
  period. A reporting period always begins the day after the closing
  date of the last report filed. If the committee is new and has not
  previously filed a report, the first report must cover all activity
  that occurred before the committee registered as a political committee
  with the Commission up through the close of books for the first report
  due.


    On behalf of the Commission,

     Dated: July 25, 2011.
Cynthia L. Bauerly,
Chair, Federal Election Commission.
[FR Doc. 2011-19311 Filed 7-29-11; 8:45 am]
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