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Download as PDF 76410 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 235 / Wednesday, December 7, 2011 / Notices libraries universal service support mechanism and described the basis for initiating debarment proceedings against you, the applicable debarment procedures, and the effect of debarment.4 As described in the Notice of Suspension, you were suspended from participating in activities associated with or relating to the schools and libraries universal service support mechanism as a result of your conviction for conspiring with others to defraud and obtain money from the ERate Program by controlling the application, bidding, and implementation process of the E-Rate program for schools located in four states.5 As further described in the Notice of Suspension, you conspired with owners of Global Network Technologies, Inc. (‘‘GNT’’) to offer and deliver $28,500 in bribes to school officials in exchange for steering E-Rate contract work to GNT.6 In furtherance of your scheme, you accepted fraudulent billing invoices from a school employee for services never provided by that employee,7 and concealed material facts concerning the source of your payments to school officials.8 For your role in the fraudulent scheme, you were sentenced to serve one year and one day in federal prison, followed by two years of supervised release for conspiring to defraud the E-Rate program.9 The court also ordered you to pay a $4,000 criminal fine.10 Pursuant to Section 54.8(c) of the Commission’s rules, your conviction of criminal conduct in connection with the E-Rate program serves as a basis for your debarment.11 In accordance with the Commission’s debarment rules, you were required to file with the Commission any opposition to your suspension or its scope, or to your proposed debarment or its scope, no later than thirty (30) calendar days from either the date of your receipt of the Notice of Suspension or of publication of the Notice of Suspension in the Federal Register, 4 Notice of Suspension, 26 FCC Rcd at 10527. States v. Tyrone D. Pipkin, Criminal Docket No. 11–15 ‘‘A’’, Plea Agreement (entered Mar. 29, 2011) (‘‘Plea Agreement’’). The conspiracy scheme involved schools in Arkansas, Florida, Illinois and Louisiana. 6 Notice of Suspension, 26 FCC Rcd at 10527. 7 Id. 8 Id. 9 Notice of Suspension, 26 FCC Rcd at 10527. See also United States v. Barrett C. White, Criminal Case No. 10–324–L, Factual Basis at 2 (E.D.La. filed Mar. 3, 2011). 10 United States v. Barrett C. White, Criminal Docket No. 10–324–L, Judgment at 5 (E.D.La. filed June 9, 2011). 11 47 CFR 54.8(c). srobinson on DSK4SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 5 United VerDate Mar<15>2010 19:08 Dec 06, 2011 Jkt 226001 whichever is earlier in time.12 The Commission did not receive any such opposition. For the foregoing reasons, you are debarred for three years from the Debarment Date.13 During this debarment period, you are excluded from participating in any activities associated with or related to the E-Rate program, including the receipt of funds or discounted services through the schools and libraries support mechanism, or consulting with, assisting, or advising applicants or service providers regarding the schools and libraries support mechanism.14 Sincerely, Theresa Z. Cavanaugh Acting Chief Investigations and Hearings Division Enforcement Bureau cc: Johnnay Schrieber, Universal Service Administrative Company (via email) Rashann Duvall, Universal Service Administrative Company (via email) Juan Rodriguez, Antitrust Division, United States Department of Justice (via email) Stephanie Toussaint, Antitrust Division, United States Department of Justice (via email) [FR Doc. 2011–31400 Filed 12–6–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6712–01–P FEDERAL FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS EXAMINATION COUNCIL Appraisal Subcommittee Notice of Meeting Appraisal Subcommittee of the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council. ACTION: Notice of meeting. AGENCY: Description: In accordance with Section 1104 (b) of Title XI of the Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery, and Enforcement Act of 1989, as amended, notice is hereby given that the Appraisal Subcommittee (ASC) will meet in closed session: Location: OCC—250 E Street SW., Room 7C/7CA, Washington, DC 20219. Date: December 14, 2011. Time: Immediately following the ASC open session. Status: Closed. 12 47 CFR 54.8(e)(3), (4). Any opposition had to be filed no later than August 30, 2011. 13 47 CFR 54.8(e)(5),(g). See also Notice of Suspension, 26 FCC Rcd at 10527. 14 47 CFR 54.8(a)(1), (5), (d). See also Notice of Suspension, 26 FCC Rcd at 10527. Frm 00052 Fmt 4703 Dated: December 2, 2011. James R. Park, Executive Director. [FR Doc. 2011–31373 Filed 12–6–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P FEDERAL FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS EXAMINATION COUNCIL [Docket No. AS11–31] Appraisal Subcommittee Notice of Meeting Appraisal Subcommittee of the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council. ACTION: Notice of Meeting. AGENCY: Description: In accordance with Section 1104 (b) of Title XI of the Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery, and Enforcement Act of 1989, as amended, notice is hereby given that the Appraisal Subcommittee (ASC) will meet in open session for its regular meeting: Location: OCC—250 E Street SW., Room 7C/7CA, Washington, DC 20219. Date: December 14, 2011. Time: 10:30 a.m. Status: Open. Matters To Be Considered Summary Agenda [Docket No. AS11–32] PO 00000 Matters To Be Considered November 9, 2011 minutes—Closed Session. Preliminary discussion of State Compliance Reviews. Sfmt 4703 November 9, 2011 minutes—Open Session. (No substantive discussion of the above items is anticipated. These matters will be resolved with a single vote unless a member of the ASC requests that an item be moved to the discussion agenda.) Discussion Agenda Appraisal Foundation 2012 Grant Proposal. Appraisal Foundation July 2011 Grant Reimbursement Request. Appraisal Foundation August 2011 Grant Reimbursement Request. Iowa Compliance Review. How To Attend and Observe an ASC Meeting Email your name, organization and contact information to meetings@asc.gov. You may also send a written request via U.S. Mail, fax or commercial carrier to the Executive Director of the ASC, 1401 H Street NW., Ste 760, Washington, DC 20005. The fax number is (202) 289–4101. Your request E:\FR\FM\07DEN1.SGM 07DEN1

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FEDERAL FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS EXAMINATION COUNCIL

[Docket No. AS11-32]


Appraisal Subcommittee Notice of Meeting

AGENCY: Appraisal Subcommittee of the Federal Financial Institutions 
Examination Council.

ACTION: Notice of meeting.

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    Description: In accordance with Section 1104 (b) of Title XI of the 
Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery, and Enforcement Act of 1989, 
as amended, notice is hereby given that the Appraisal Subcommittee 
(ASC) will meet in closed session:
    Location: OCC--250 E Street SW., Room 7C/7CA, Washington, DC 20219.
    Date: December 14, 2011.
    Time: Immediately following the ASC open session.
    Status: Closed.

Matters To Be Considered

    November 9, 2011 minutes--Closed Session.
    Preliminary discussion of State Compliance Reviews.

    Dated: December 2, 2011.
James R. Park,
Executive Director.
[FR Doc. 2011-31373 Filed 12-6-11; 8:45 am]
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