Homeland Security Information Network Advisory Committee, 67750-67751 [2011-28399]

Download as PDF 67750 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 212 / Wednesday, November 2, 2011 / Notices National Institutes of Health Center for Scientific Review; Notice of Closed Meeting Pursuant to section 10(d) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended (5 U.S.C. App.), notice is hereby given of the following meeting. The meeting will be closed to the public in accordance with the provisions set forth in sections 552b(c)(4) and 552b(c)(6), Title 5 U.S.C., as amended. The grant applications and the discussions could disclose confidential trade secrets or commercial property such as patentable material, and personal information concerning individuals associated with the grant applications, the disclosure of which would constitute a clearly unwarranted invasion of personal privacy. Name of Committee: Center for Scientific Review Special Emphasis Panel; Member Conflict: AIDS/HIV Immunology. Date: November 28–29, 2011. Time: 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. Place: National Institutes of Health, 6701 Rockledge Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892 (Virtual Meeting). Contact Person: Kenneth A Roebuck, Ph.D., Scientific Review Officer, Center for Scientific Review, National Institutes of Health, 6701 Rockledge Drive, Room 5106, MSC 7852, Bethesda, MD 20892, (301) 435– 1166, roebuckk@csr.nih.gov. (Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance Program Nos. 93.306, Comparative Medicine; 93.333, Clinical Research, 93.306, 93.333, 93.337, 93.393–93.396, 93.837–93.844, 93.846–93.878, 93.892, 93.893, National Institutes of Health, HHS) Dated: October 26, 2011. Jennifer S. Spaeth, Director, Office of Federal Advisory Committee Policy. [FR Doc. 2011–28374 Filed 11–1–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4140–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY [Docket No. DHS–2011–0107] emcdonald on DSK5VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Homeland Security Information Network Advisory Committee Department of Homeland Security. ACTION: Committee Management; Notice of Federal Advisory Committee Charter Renewal and Request for Applicants for Appointment to Homeland Security Information Network Advisory Committee. AGENCY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 19:21 Nov 01, 2011 Jkt 226001 The Secretary of Homeland Security has determined that the renewal of the Homeland Security Information Network Advisory Committee (HSINAC) is necessary and in the public interest in connection with the performance of duties of the Department of Homeland Security. This determination follows consultation with the Committee Management Secretariat, General Services Administration. Qualified individuals interested in serving on this committee are invited to apply for appointment. DATES: Applications for membership should be mailed to the individual listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT and should reach the Designated Federal Officer, HSINAC on or before November 18, 2011. If you desire to submit comments on the establishment of this committee, they must be received within 60 days of the publication of this notice. ADDRESSES: Applications for appointment to the HSINAC should include a resume of no more than two pages and a letter stating their interest in joining the committee. Applications must be mailed or Emailed to: • Email: david.steigman@dhs.gov. • Fax: (202) 357–7678 • Mail: David Steigman, Designated Federal Officer, Homeland Security Information Network Advisory Committee, 245 Murray Lane, SW., BLDG 410, Washington, DC 20528– 0426. If you desire to submit comments on this action, they must be submitted within 60 days of the publication of this notice. Comments must be identified by docket number DHS–2011–0107 and may be submitted by one of the following methods: • Federal eRulemaking Portal: https:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. • Email: David.Steigman@dhs.gov. Include the docket number, DHS–2011– 0107, in the subject line of the message. • Fax: (202) 357–7678 • Mail: David Steigman, Department of Homeland Security, 245 Murray Lane, SW., BLDG 410, Washington, DC 20528–0426. • Instructions: All comments received must include the words ‘‘Department of Homeland Security’’ and DHS–2011– 0107, the docket number for this action. Comments received will be posted without alteration at https:// www.regulations.gov. including any personal information provided. Do not submit applications for appointment to this Web site. Docket: For access to the docket to read background documents or SUMMARY: DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES PO 00000 Frm 00083 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 comments received, go to https:// www.regulations.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: David Steigman, 245 Murray Lane, SW., BLDG 410, Washington, DC 20528– 0426; david.steigman@dhs.gov; telephone: (202) 357–7809; fax: (202) 357–7678. Name of Committee: Homeland Security Information Network Advisory Committee (HSINAC) For the reasons set forth below, the Secretary of Homeland Security has determined that the renewal of the HSINAC is necessary and in the public interest. This determination follows consultation with the Committee Management Secretariat, General Services Administration. The HSINAC is being renewed in accordance with the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) 5 U.S.C. App. This Committee advises and makes recommendations to the Secretary of Homeland Security on matters relating to the Homeland Security Information Network (HSIN), including system requirements, operating policies, community organization, knowledge management, interoperability, federation with other systems, and any other aspect of HSIN that supports the operations of DHS and its federal, state, territorial, local, tribal, international and private sector mission partners. The committee will meet approximately three times each year, usually in the Washington, DC metropolitan area, but may meet more often as the need arises. Balanced Membership Plans: The HSINAC will be composed of individual members possessing expertise, knowledge, and experience regarding the business processes and information sharing needs of one or more of the homeland security mission areas. Members shall be appointed based on their expertise in professions and disciplines engaged in homeland security operations and in support of homeland security mission requirements. Because a balance of perspectives is essential to ensure that the HSINAC truly represents the broad spectrum of HSIN users, HSINAC membership shall expressly include individuals from federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial governments and the private sector, including: 1. Three members drawn from currently serving state, tribal, or local law enforcement; 2. One member drawn from currently serving federal law enforcement; SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\02NON1.SGM 02NON1 emcdonald on DSK5VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 212 / Wednesday, November 2, 2011 / Notices 3. Two members drawn from currently serving State Homeland Security Advisors; 4. Two members drawn from currently serving emergency managers; 5. Two members drawn from currently serving fire services; 6. Two members drawn from currently serving public health or agriculture sectors; 7. Three members drawn from currently serving senior managers in private sector industries deemed critical infrastructure or key resources in the National Infrastructure Protection Plan; 8. One member drawn from currently serving in an Office of the Adjutant General of the National Guard; 9. One member drawn from currently serving State or local Chief Information Security Officer or cyber-related position within State or local government; 10. One member drawn from currently serving local, county/parish, or city government; 11. One member drawn from currently serving tribal government; 12. One member drawn from currently serving in any discipline with relevant expertise in state, local, tribal, or territorial homeland security. Of the above-described members, two shall serve in, or have direct oversight of, different state or major urban area fusion centers. Duration: The HSINAC Charter was filed with Congress July 14, 2011 and remains in effect through July 14, 2013. Responsible DHS Officials: David Steigman, HSINAC Designated Federal Officer; Department of Homeland Security, 245 Murray Lane, SW., BLDG 410, Washington, DC 20528–0426; David.Steigman@dhs.gov, (202) 357– 7809. Applying for Appointment: The committee will fill all the positions listed above. The HSINAC will be composed of individual members possessing expertise, knowledge, and experience regarding the business processes and information sharing needs of one or more of the homeland security mission areas. Members are appointed based on their expertise in professions and disciplines engaged in homeland security operations and in support of homeland security mission requirements. Members will serve a term of two years. Members are appointed by the Secretary of Homeland Security at the recommendation of the HSIN Program Director. Members of the HSINAC will be appointed and serve as Special Government Employees (SGE), as defined in section 202(a) of title 18 United States Code, except for those VerDate Mar<15>2010 19:21 Nov 01, 2011 Jkt 226001 members who currently are serving employees of the federal government. As a candidate for appointment as a SGE, applicants are required to complete a Confidential Financial Disclosure Report (OGE Form 450). DHS may not release the forms or the information in them to the public except under an order issued by a Federal court or as otherwise provided under the Privacy Act (5 U.S.C. 552a). Applicants can obtain this form by going to the Web site of the Office of Government Ethics (https://www.oge.gov), or by contacting the individual listed above. Applications which are not accompanied by a completed OGE Form 450 will not be considered. Members serve at their own expense and receive no salary from the Federal government, although they may be reimbursed for per diem and travel expenses. In support of the policy of the Department of Homeland Security on gender and ethnic diversity, qualified women and minorities are encouraged to apply for membership. Dated: October 18, 2011. Deborah Kent, Program Director, Homeland Security Information Network Program. [FR Doc. 2011–28399 Filed 11–1–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Office of the Secretary [Docket No. DHS–2011–0104] Privacy Act of 1974; Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, DHS/CBP–009— Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA) System of Records Privacy Office, DHS. Notice of Privacy Act system of AGENCY: ACTION: records. In accordance with the Privacy Act of 1974, the Department of Homeland Security proposes to update an existing Department of Homeland Security system of records notice titled ‘‘Department of Homeland Security/U.S. Customs and Border Protection–009 Electronic System for Travel Authorization System of Records.’’ This system collects and maintains a record of nonimmigrant aliens who want to travel to the United States under the Visa Waiver Program, and is used to determine whether the applicant is eligible to travel to the United States under the Visa Waiver Program by SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00084 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 67751 screening his or her information against various security and law enforcement databases. DHS/CBP is updating this system of records notice to reflect: (1) Updated categories of records to include payment information, including credit card number, Pay.gov tracking number, billing name, billing address, and the applicant’s country of birth (to reduce the number of false matches); (2) updated routine uses to allow DHS/CBP to share payment information with Department of Treasury’s Pay.gov for processing; and (3) updated routine uses to allow sharing of the ESTA application data (which excludes payment information) with federal, state, local, tribal, foreign, or international government agencies (including intelligence agencies) once they have established that they will use the information for a purpose which is compatible with the purpose of the original collection. This newly updated system will be included in the Department of Homeland Security’s inventory of record systems. DATES: Submit comments on or before December 2, 2011. This new system will be effective December 2, 2011. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by docket number DHS– 2011–0104 by one of the following methods: • Federal e-Rulemaking Portal: https://www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. • Fax: (703) 483–2999. • Mail: Mary Ellen Callahan, Chief Privacy Officer, Privacy Office, Department of Homeland Security, Washington, DC 20528. • Instructions: All submissions received must include the agency name and docket number for this rulemaking. All comments received will be posted without change to https:// www.regulations.gov, including any personal information provided. • Docket: For access to the docket to read background documents or comments received go to https:// www.regulations.gov. For general questions please contact: Laurence E. Castelli (202) 325–0280), CBP Privacy Officer, Office of International Trade, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Mint Annex, 799 Ninth Street NW., Washington, DC 20229. For privacy issues please contact: Mary Ellen Callahan (703) 235– 0780), Chief Privacy Officer, Privacy Office, U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Washington, DC 20528. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: E:\FR\FM\02NON1.SGM 02NON1

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[FR Doc No: 2011-28399]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

[Docket No. DHS-2011-0107]


Homeland Security Information Network Advisory Committee

AGENCY: Department of Homeland Security.

ACTION: Committee Management; Notice of Federal Advisory Committee 
Charter Renewal and Request for Applicants for Appointment to Homeland 
Security Information Network Advisory Committee.

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SUMMARY: The Secretary of Homeland Security has determined that the 
renewal of the Homeland Security Information Network Advisory Committee 
(HSINAC) is necessary and in the public interest in connection with the 
performance of duties of the Department of Homeland Security. This 
determination follows consultation with the Committee Management 
Secretariat, General Services Administration.
    Qualified individuals interested in serving on this committee are 
invited to apply for appointment.

DATES: Applications for membership should be mailed to the individual 
listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT and should reach the 
Designated Federal Officer, HSINAC on or before November 18, 2011. If 
you desire to submit comments on the establishment of this committee, 
they must be received within 60 days of the publication of this notice.

ADDRESSES: Applications for appointment to the HSINAC should include a 
resume of no more than two pages and a letter stating their interest in 
joining the committee. Applications must be mailed or Emailed to:
     Email: david.steigman@dhs.gov.
     Fax: (202) 357-7678
     Mail: David Steigman, Designated Federal Officer, Homeland 
Security Information Network Advisory Committee, 245 Murray Lane, SW., 
BLDG 410, Washington, DC 20528-0426.
    If you desire to submit comments on this action, they must be 
submitted within 60 days of the publication of this notice. Comments 
must be identified by docket number DHS-2011-0107 and may be submitted 
by one of the following methods:
     Federal eRulemaking Portal: https://www.regulations.gov. 
Follow the instructions for submitting comments.
     Email: David.Steigman@dhs.gov. Include the docket number, 
DHS-2011-0107, in the subject line of the message.
     Fax: (202) 357-7678
     Mail: David Steigman, Department of Homeland Security, 245 
Murray Lane, SW., BLDG 410, Washington, DC 20528-0426.
     Instructions: All comments received must include the words 
``Department of Homeland Security'' and DHS-2011-0107, the docket 
number for this action. Comments received will be posted without 
alteration at https://www.regulations.gov. including any personal 
information provided. Do not submit applications for appointment to 
this Web site.
    Docket: For access to the docket to read background documents or 
comments received, go to https://www.regulations.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: David Steigman, 245 Murray Lane, SW., 
BLDG 410, Washington, DC 20528-0426; david.steigman@dhs.gov; telephone: 
(202) 357-7809; fax: (202) 357-7678.
    Name of Committee: Homeland Security Information Network Advisory 
Committee (HSINAC)

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: For the reasons set forth below, the 
Secretary of Homeland Security has determined that the renewal of the 
HSINAC is necessary and in the public interest. This determination 
follows consultation with the Committee Management Secretariat, General 
Services Administration.
    The HSINAC is being renewed in accordance with the provisions of 
the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) 5 U.S.C. App. This Committee 
advises and makes recommendations to the Secretary of Homeland Security 
on matters relating to the Homeland Security Information Network 
(HSIN), including system requirements, operating policies, community 
organization, knowledge management, interoperability, federation with 
other systems, and any other aspect of HSIN that supports the 
operations of DHS and its federal, state, territorial, local, tribal, 
international and private sector mission partners. The committee will 
meet approximately three times each year, usually in the Washington, DC 
metropolitan area, but may meet more often as the need arises.
    Balanced Membership Plans: The HSINAC will be composed of 
individual members possessing expertise, knowledge, and experience 
regarding the business processes and information sharing needs of one 
or more of the homeland security mission areas. Members shall be 
appointed based on their expertise in professions and disciplines 
engaged in homeland security operations and in support of homeland 
security mission requirements.
    Because a balance of perspectives is essential to ensure that the 
HSINAC truly represents the broad spectrum of HSIN users, HSINAC 
membership shall expressly include individuals from federal, state, 
local, tribal, and territorial governments and the private sector, 
including:
    1. Three members drawn from currently serving state, tribal, or 
local law enforcement;
    2. One member drawn from currently serving federal law enforcement;

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    3. Two members drawn from currently serving State Homeland Security 
Advisors;
    4. Two members drawn from currently serving emergency managers;
    5. Two members drawn from currently serving fire services;
    6. Two members drawn from currently serving public health or 
agriculture sectors;
    7. Three members drawn from currently serving senior managers in 
private sector industries deemed critical infrastructure or key 
resources in the National Infrastructure Protection Plan;
    8. One member drawn from currently serving in an Office of the 
Adjutant General of the National Guard;
    9. One member drawn from currently serving State or local Chief 
Information Security Officer or cyber-related position within State or 
local government;
    10. One member drawn from currently serving local, county/parish, 
or city government;
    11. One member drawn from currently serving tribal government;
    12. One member drawn from currently serving in any discipline with 
relevant expertise in state, local, tribal, or territorial homeland 
security.
    Of the above-described members, two shall serve in, or have direct 
oversight of, different state or major urban area fusion centers.
    Duration: The HSINAC Charter was filed with Congress July 14, 2011 
and remains in effect through July 14, 2013.
    Responsible DHS Officials: David Steigman, HSINAC Designated 
Federal Officer; Department of Homeland Security, 245 Murray Lane, SW., 
BLDG 410, Washington, DC 20528-0426; David.Steigman@dhs.gov, (202) 357-
7809.
    Applying for Appointment: The committee will fill all the positions 
listed above. The HSINAC will be composed of individual members 
possessing expertise, knowledge, and experience regarding the business 
processes and information sharing needs of one or more of the homeland 
security mission areas. Members are appointed based on their expertise 
in professions and disciplines engaged in homeland security operations 
and in support of homeland security mission requirements. Members will 
serve a term of two years. Members are appointed by the Secretary of 
Homeland Security at the recommendation of the HSIN Program Director.
    Members of the HSINAC will be appointed and serve as Special 
Government Employees (SGE), as defined in section 202(a) of title 18 
United States Code, except for those members who currently are serving 
employees of the federal government. As a candidate for appointment as 
a SGE, applicants are required to complete a Confidential Financial 
Disclosure Report (OGE Form 450). DHS may not release the forms or the 
information in them to the public except under an order issued by a 
Federal court or as otherwise provided under the Privacy Act (5 U.S.C. 
552a). Applicants can obtain this form by going to the Web site of the 
Office of Government Ethics (https://www.oge.gov), or by contacting the 
individual listed above. Applications which are not accompanied by a 
completed OGE Form 450 will not be considered.
    Members serve at their own expense and receive no salary from the 
Federal government, although they may be reimbursed for per diem and 
travel expenses.
    In support of the policy of the Department of Homeland Security on 
gender and ethnic diversity, qualified women and minorities are 
encouraged to apply for membership.

    Dated: October 18, 2011.
Deborah Kent,
Program Director, Homeland Security Information Network Program.
[FR Doc. 2011-28399 Filed 11-1-11; 8:45 am]
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