Notice of Meeting of the Advisory Committee on International Law, 72023 [2011-30015]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 224 / Monday, November 21, 2011 / Notices • Form Number: DS–4131. • Respondents: Operators of Antarctic expeditions organized in or proceeding from the United States. • Estimated Number of Respondents: 22. • Estimated Number of Responses: 22. • Average Hours per Response: 10.5. • Total Estimated Burden: 231. • Frequency: On occasion. • Obligation to Respond: Voluntary. DATES: Submit comments to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for up to 30 days from November 21, 2011. ADDRESSES: Direct comments to the Department of State Desk Officer in the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs at the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). You may submit comments by the following methods: • Email: oira_submission@omb.eop.gov. You must include the DS form number, information collection title, and OMB control number in the subject line of your message. • Fax: (202) 395–5806. Attention: Desk Officer for Department of State. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: You may obtain copies of the proposed information collection and supporting documents from Susannah E. Cooper, Office of Ocean and Polar Affairs, Room 2665, Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs, U.S. Department of State, 2201 C Street NW., Washington, DC 20520, who may be reached at (202) 647–0237 or cooperse@state.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: We are soliciting public comments to permit the Department to: • Evaluate whether the proposed information collection is necessary to properly perform our functions. • Evaluate the accuracy of our estimate of the burden of the proposed collection, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used. • Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected. • Minimize the reporting burden on those who are to respond, emcdonald on DSK5VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Abstract of Proposed Collection Information solicited on the Advance Notification Form (DS–4131) provides the U.S. Government with information on tourist and other non-governmental expeditions to the Antarctic Treaty area. The U.S. Government needs this information to comply with Article VII(5)(a) of the Antarctic Treaty and comport with Antarctic Treaty Consultative Meeting Recommendation XVIII–1 and Resolution XIX–3. VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:00 Nov 18, 2011 Jkt 226001 Methodology Information will be submitted in signed original by U.S. organizers of tourist and other non-governmental expeditions to Antarctica. Advance copies are submitted by email. Dated: September 29, 2011. Evan T. Bloom, Director, Office of Ocean and Polar Affairs, Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs, U.S. Department of State. [FR Doc. 2011–30018 Filed 11–18–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–09–P DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice: 7655] Notice of Meeting of the Advisory Committee on International Law A meeting of the Advisory Committee on International Law will take place on Thursday, December 8, 2011, from 9:30 a.m. to approximately 5:30 p.m., at the George Washington University Law School (Michael K. Young Faculty Conference Center, 5th Floor), 2000 H St. NW., Washington, DC. The meeting will be chaired by the Legal Adviser of the Department of State, Harold Hongju Koh, and will be open to the public up to the capacity of the meeting room. It is anticipated that the agenda of the meeting will cover a range of current international legal topics, including recent developments in the Middle East; mechanisms of international lawmaking; systems of control in investor state arbitration; federalism and international law; and the possibility of a new Restatement of Foreign Relations Law. Members of the public who wish to attend the session should, by Friday, December 2, 2011, notify the Office of the Legal Adviser (telephone: (202) 776– 8323, email: AndersonSR@state.gov) of their name, professional affiliation, address, and telephone number. A valid photo ID is required for admittance. A member of the public who needs reasonable accommodation should make his or her request by December 2, 2011. Requests made after that time will be considered but might not be possible to accommodate. Dated: November 15, 2011. Scott R. Anderson, Office of International Claims and Investment Disputes, Office of the Legal Adviser, Executive Director, Advisory Committee on International Law, U.S. Department of State. [FR Doc. 2011–30015 Filed 11–18–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–08–P PO 00000 Frm 00092 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 72023 SUSQUEHANNA RIVER BASIN COMMISSION Public Hearing and Commission Meeting Susquehanna River Basin Commission. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Susquehanna River Basin Commission will hold a public hearing as part of its regular business meeting on December 15, 2011, in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. At the public hearing, the Commission will consider: (1) The rescission of three docket approvals; (2) action on certain water resources projects; and (3) a request for partial fee waiver from SWEPI LP. Details concerning the matters to be addressed at the public hearing and business meeting are contained in the Supplementary Information section of this notice. DATES: December 15, 2011, at 8:30 a.m. ADDRESSES: Best Western East Mountain Inn & Suites, 2400 East End Boulevard— Route 115 (Exit 170–A off I–81), WilkesBarre, Pa. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Richard A. Cairo, General Counsel, telephone: (717) 238–0423, ext. 306; fax: (717) 238–2436; email: rcairo@srbc.net or Stephanie L. Richardson, Secretary to the Commission, telephone: (717) 238– 0423, ext. 304; fax: (717) 238–2436; email: srichardson@srbc.net. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In addition to the public hearing and its related action items identified below, the business meeting also includes actions or presentations on the following items: (1) A presentation on the Commission’s new Anthracite Remediation Strategy in conjunction with the Eastern Pennsylvania Coalition for Abandoned Mine Reclamation; (2) a resolution concerning the use of lesser quality water; (3) presentation of the Commission’s William Jeanes Award; (4) a report on hydrologic conditions in the basin; (5) a resolution concerning FY–2013 federal funding of the Susquehanna Flood Forecast and Warning System and National Streamflow Information Program; (6) a presentation of the Commission’s Morrison Cove Report; (7) consideration of a final rulemaking action; (8) consideration of an administrative appeal settlement; (9) a revision of the by-laws relating to the Commission’s Investment Policy; (10) presentation of the FY–2011 Audit Report; and (11) ratification/approval of grants/contracts. The Commission will also hear Legal Counsel’s report. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\21NON1.SGM 21NON1

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[FR Doc No: 2011-30015]


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DEPARTMENT OF STATE

[Public Notice: 7655]


Notice of Meeting of the Advisory Committee on International Law

    A meeting of the Advisory Committee on International Law will take 
place on Thursday, December 8, 2011, from 9:30 a.m. to approximately 
5:30 p.m., at the George Washington University Law School (Michael K. 
Young Faculty Conference Center, 5th Floor), 2000 H St. NW., 
Washington, DC. The meeting will be chaired by the Legal Adviser of the 
Department of State, Harold Hongju Koh, and will be open to the public 
up to the capacity of the meeting room. It is anticipated that the 
agenda of the meeting will cover a range of current international legal 
topics, including recent developments in the Middle East; mechanisms of 
international lawmaking; systems of control in investor state 
arbitration; federalism and international law; and the possibility of a 
new Restatement of Foreign Relations Law.
    Members of the public who wish to attend the session should, by 
Friday, December 2, 2011, notify the Office of the Legal Adviser 
(telephone: (202) 776-8323, email: AndersonSR@state.gov) of their name, 
professional affiliation, address, and telephone number. A valid photo 
ID is required for admittance. A member of the public who needs 
reasonable accommodation should make his or her request by December 2, 
2011. Requests made after that time will be considered but might not be 
possible to accommodate.

    Dated: November 15, 2011.
Scott R. Anderson,
Office of International Claims and Investment Disputes, Office of the 
Legal Adviser, Executive Director, Advisory Committee on International 
Law, U.S. Department of State.
[FR Doc. 2011-30015 Filed 11-18-11; 8:45 am]
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