Air Force Scientific Advisory Board Notice of Meeting, 57026-57027 [2011-23615]

Download as PDF 57026 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 179 / Thursday, September 15, 2011 / Notices • Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are expected to respond, including the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology (e.g., permitting electronic submissions of responses). DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Background DATES: These application instructions will be used by applicants for funding through AmeriCorps State and National grant competitions. wreier-aviles on DSKGBLS3C1PROD with NOTICES Current Action The Corporation seeks to renew and revise the current AmeriCorps State and National Application Instructions. The Application Instructions are being revised for increased clarity and to align with provisions of the Serve America Act. The Application Instructions will be used in the same manner as the existing Application Instructions. 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Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for Office of Management and Budget approval of the information collection request; they will also become a matter of public record. Dated: September 9, 2011. Lois Nembhard, Deputy Director, AmeriCorps State and National. [FR Doc. 2011–23680 Filed 9–14–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6050–$$–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 15:07 Sep 14, 2011 Jkt 223001 Office of the Secretary Availability of the Fiscal Year 2010 Inventory of Contracts for Services Department of Defense (DoD). Notice of availability. AGENCY: ACTION: Inventory to be made publicly available by October 17, 2011. ADDRESSES: Send written comments and suggestions concerning this inventory to: Jeffrey Grover, Senior Procurement Analyst, OUSD (AT&L), DPAP/CPIC, 3060 Defense Pentagon, Washington, DC 20301–3060, or e-mail Jeffrey.Grover@osd.mil FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jeffrey Grover, telephone 703–697–9352. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In accordance with section 2330a of title 10 United States Code, as amended by section 807 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008, the Office of the Deputy Director, Defense Procurement and Acquisition Policy, Contract Policy and International Contracting (DPAP/CPIC) will make available to the public the annual inventory of contracts for services. The inventory will be posted to the Defense Procurement and Acquisition Policy Web site at http:// www.acq.osd.mil/dpap/cpic/cp/ acquisition_of_services_policy.html. Ynette R. Shelkin, Editor, Defense Acquisition Regulations System. [FR Doc. 2011–23631 Filed 9–14–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–08–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Department of the Air Force Air Force Scientific Advisory Board Notice of Meeting Department of the Air Force, U.S. Air Force Scientific Advisory Board ACTION: Meeting Notice. AGENCY: Under the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (5 U.S.C., Appendix, as amended), the Government in the Sunshine Act of 1976 (5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended), and 41 CFR 102–3.150, the Department of Defense announces that the United States Air Force Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) meeting will take place 13 to 14 October 2011 at SAFTAS Conference and Innovation Center, 1550 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, VA 22209. The meeting on Wednesday, 13 October, will SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00010 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 be from 7:15 a.m.–4:30 p.m., with the sessions from 8:45 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. and 1:15 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. open to the public. The banquet from 8 p.m. to 9 p.m. on 13 October at the Army Navy Country Club in Arlington, VA will also be open to the public. The meeting on Thursday, 14 October, will be from 8 a.m.–11:30 a.m. and closed to the public in its entirety. The purpose of this Air Force Scientific Advisory Board quarterly meeting is to introduce the FY12 SAB study topics tasked by the Secretary of the Air Force and receive presentations that address relevant subjects to the SAB mission to include introduction of the new Board members for FY12, status of FY11 studies and the FY12 Board schedule; the Air Force’s high dependence on space for navigation, timing, communications, weather, and intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance; increased space asset vulnerability; latest updates on the ongoing Aircraft Oxygen Generation Study by the Board; Air Force Global Strike Command overview highlighting high priority capability gaps and technology solution partnerships; Air Force Research Laboratory overview focusing on the Air Force Science and Technology plan emphasizing next generation energy, autonomy, sustainment, cyber, and ISR capabilities; improving the value of intelligence data collection and maximizing timely insight and safe and secure cyber ops; acquisition challenges amid new era of defense policy and lessons learned from challenged acquisition programs; and balancing today’s needs with tomorrow’s challenges to prepare for full-spectrum operations. In accordance with 5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended, and 41 CFR 102–3.155, The Administrative Assistant of the Air Force, in consultation with the Air Force General Counsel, has agreed that the public interest requires some sessions of the United States Air Force Scientific Advisory Board meeting be closed to the public because they will discuss information and matters covered by sections 5 U.S.C. 552b(c)(1). Any member of the public wishing to provide input to the United States Air Force Scientific Advisory Board should submit a written statement in accordance with 41 CFR 102–3.140(c) and section 10(a)(3) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act and the procedures described in this paragraph. Written statements can be submitted to the Designated Federal Officer at the address detailed below at any time. Statements being submitted in response to the agenda mentioned in this notice must be received by the Designated E:\FR\FM\15SEN1.SGM 15SEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 179 / Thursday, September 15, 2011 / Notices Federal Officer at the address listed below at least five calendar days prior to the meeting which is the subject of this notice. Written statements received after this date may not be provided to or considered by the United States Air Force Scientific Advisory Board until its next meeting. The Designated Federal Officer will review all timely submissions with the United States Air Force Scientific Advisory Board Chairperson and ensure they are provided to members of the United States Air Force Scientific Advisory Board before the meeting that is the subject of this notice. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: The United States Air Force Scientific Advisory Board Executive Director and Designated Federal Officer, Lt. Col. Matthew E. 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The OMB is particularly interested in comments which: (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Bao-Anh Trinh, DAF, Air Force Federal Register Liaison Officer. Dated: September 12, 2011. Darrin King, Director, Information Collection Clearance Division, Privacy, Information and Records Management Services, Office of Management. [FR Doc. 2011–23615 Filed 9–14–11; 8:45 am] Office of the Secretary BILLING CODE 5001–10–P Type of Review: Extension. Title of Collection: Generic Application Package for Discretionary Grant Programs. OMB Control Number: 1894–0006. Agency Form Number(s): N/A. Frequency of Responses: New Awards. Affected Public: Business or other forprofits; Individuals or households; notfor-profit institutions; private sector; State, Local or Tribal Governments. Total Estimated Number of Annual Responses: 9,836. Total Estimated Annual Burden Hours: 446,089. Abstract: The Department of Education (ED) is requesting an extension of the approval for the Generic Application Package that numerous ED discretionary grant programs use to provide applicants the generic forms and information needed to apply for new grants under those grant program competitions. 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ADDRESSES: Written comments should be addressed to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attention: Education Desk Officer, Office of Management and Budget, 725 17th Street, NW., Room 10222, New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503, be faxed to (202) 395–5806 or e-mailed to oira_submission@ omb.eop.gov with a cc: to ICDocketMgr@ed.gov. Please note that written comments received in response to this notice will be considered public records. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Section 3506 of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. chapter 35) requires that the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) provide interested Federal wreier-aviles on DSKGBLS3C1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 15:07 Sep 14, 2011 Jkt 223001 PO 00000 Frm 00011 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 57027 the use of EDGAR and/or statutory selection criteria promote the standardization and streamlining of ED discretionary grant application packages. 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[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 179 (Thursday, September 15, 2011)]
[Notices]
[Pages 57026-57027]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Department of the Air Force


Air Force Scientific Advisory Board Notice of Meeting

AGENCY: Department of the Air Force, U.S. Air Force Scientific Advisory 
Board

ACTION: Meeting Notice.

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SUMMARY: Under the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 
1972 (5 U.S.C., Appendix, as amended), the Government in the Sunshine 
Act of 1976 (5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended), and 41 CFR 102-3.150, the 
Department of Defense announces that the United States Air Force 
Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) meeting will take place 13 to 14 
October 2011 at SAFTAS Conference and Innovation Center, 1550 Wilson 
Blvd., Arlington, VA 22209. The meeting on Wednesday, 13 October, will 
be from 7:15 a.m.-4:30 p.m., with the sessions from 8:45 a.m. to 9:45 
a.m. and 1:15 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. open to the public. The banquet from 8 
p.m. to 9 p.m. on 13 October at the Army Navy Country Club in 
Arlington, VA will also be open to the public. The meeting on Thursday, 
14 October, will be from 8 a.m.-11:30 a.m. and closed to the public in 
its entirety.
    The purpose of this Air Force Scientific Advisory Board quarterly 
meeting is to introduce the FY12 SAB study topics tasked by the 
Secretary of the Air Force and receive presentations that address 
relevant subjects to the SAB mission to include introduction of the new 
Board members for FY12, status of FY11 studies and the FY12 Board 
schedule; the Air Force's high dependence on space for navigation, 
timing, communications, weather, and intelligence, surveillance, 
reconnaissance; increased space asset vulnerability; latest updates on 
the ongoing Aircraft Oxygen Generation Study by the Board; Air Force 
Global Strike Command overview highlighting high priority capability 
gaps and technology solution partnerships; Air Force Research 
Laboratory overview focusing on the Air Force Science and Technology 
plan emphasizing next generation energy, autonomy, sustainment, cyber, 
and ISR capabilities; improving the value of intelligence data 
collection and maximizing timely insight and safe and secure cyber ops; 
acquisition challenges amid new era of defense policy and lessons 
learned from challenged acquisition programs; and balancing today's 
needs with tomorrow's challenges to prepare for full-spectrum 
operations.
    In accordance with 5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended, and 41 CFR 102-3.155, 
The Administrative Assistant of the Air Force, in consultation with the 
Air Force General Counsel, has agreed that the public interest requires 
some sessions of the United States Air Force Scientific Advisory Board 
meeting be closed to the public because they will discuss information 
and matters covered by sections 5 U.S.C. 552b(c)(1).
    Any member of the public wishing to provide input to the United 
States Air Force Scientific Advisory Board should submit a written 
statement in accordance with 41 CFR 102-3.140(c) and section 10(a)(3) 
of the Federal Advisory Committee Act and the procedures described in 
this paragraph. Written statements can be submitted to the Designated 
Federal Officer at the address detailed below at any time. Statements 
being submitted in response to the agenda mentioned in this notice must 
be received by the Designated

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Federal Officer at the address listed below at least five calendar days 
prior to the meeting which is the subject of this notice. Written 
statements received after this date may not be provided to or 
considered by the United States Air Force Scientific Advisory Board 
until its next meeting. The Designated Federal Officer will review all 
timely submissions with the United States Air Force Scientific Advisory 
Board Chairperson and ensure they are provided to members of the United 
States Air Force Scientific Advisory Board before the meeting that is 
the subject of this notice.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: The United States Air Force Scientific 
Advisory Board Executive Director and Designated Federal Officer, Lt. 
Col. Matthew E. Zuber, 301-981-7135, United States Air Force Scientific 
Advisory Board, 1602 California Ave., Ste. 251, Andrews AFB, 
MD 20762, matthew.zuber@pentagon.af.mil.

Bao-Anh Trinh,
DAF, Air Force Federal Register Liaison Officer.
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