NASA Federal Advisory Committees, 53920-53921 [2012-21654]

Download as PDF 53920 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 171 / Tuesday, September 4, 2012 / Notices This meeting will take place at NASA Headquarters, 300 E Street SW., Room 6H45, Washington, DC 20546. ADDRESSES: Ms. Marian Norris, Science Mission Directorate, NASA Headquarters, Washington, DC 20546, (202) 358–4452, fax (202) 358–4118, or mnorris@nasa.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: The meeting will be open to the public up to the capacity of the room. The meeting will also be available telephonically and by WebEx. Any interested person may call the USA toll free conference call number 800–619–8846, pass code PSS, to participate in this meeting by telephone. The WebEx link is https:// nasa.webex.com/, the meeting number on October 2 is 991 184 838, password PSS@Oct2; the meeting number on October 3 is 997 149 734, password PSS@Oct3. The agenda for the meeting includes the following topics: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES —Planetary Science Division Update —Mars Exploration Program Update —Mars Science Laboratory/Curiosity Update —Mars Program Planning Group Update —Discovery Program Update —Planetary Science Division Senior Review Update —Research and Analysis Update —Reports from Analysis and Assessment Groups It is imperative that the meeting be held on these dates to accommodate the scheduling priorities of the key participants. Attendees will be requested to sign a register and to comply with NASA security requirements, including the presentation of a valid picture ID to Security before access to NASA Headquarters. Foreign nationals attending this meeting will be required to provide a copy of their passport and visa in addition to providing the following information no less than 10 working days prior to the meeting: Full name; gender; date/place of birth; citizenship; visa information (number, type, expiration date); passport information (number, country, expiration date); employer/affiliation information (name of institution, address, country, telephone); title/ position of attendee; and home address to Marian Norris via email at mnorris@nasa.gov or by fax at (202) 358–4118. U.S. citizens and green card holders are requested to submit their VerDate Mar<15>2010 19:25 Aug 31, 2012 Jkt 226001 name and affiliation 3 working days prior to the meeting to Marian Norris. Patricia D. Rausch, Advisory Committee Management Officer, National Aeronautics and Space Administration and Space Administration. [FR Doc. 2012–21655 Filed 8–31–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION [Notice 12–070] NASA Federal Advisory Committees National Aeronautics and Space Administration. ACTION: Annual invitation for public nominations by U.S. citizens for service on NASA Federal advisory committees. AGENCY: In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, Public Law 92–463, as amended, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, and in accordance with the Memorandum for the Heads of Executive Departments and Agencies signed on December 17, 2010, signed by the Director of the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP), Executive Office of the President, NASA announces its annual invitation for public nominations for service on NASA Federal advisory committees. U.S. citizens may nominate individuals and also submit self-nominations for consideration as potential members of NASA’s Federal advisory committees. NASA’s Federal advisory committees have member vacancies from time to time throughout the year, and NASA will consider nominations and selfnominations to fill such intermittent vacancies. NASA is committed to selecting members to serve on its Federal advisory committees based on their individual expertise, knowledge, experience, and current/past contributions to the relevant subject area. DATES: The deadline for NASA receipt of all public nominations is October 1, 2012. ADDRESSES: Nominations and selfnominations from interested U.S. citizens must be sent to NASA in letter form, be signed, and must include the name of specific NASA Federal advisory committee of interest for NASA consideration. Nominations and selfnomination letters are limited to specifying interest in only one (1) NASA Federal advisory committee per year. The following additional information is required to be attached to each nomination and self-nomination letter SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00082 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 (i.e., cover letter): (1) Professional resume (one-page maximum); (2) professional biography (one-page maximum). Please submit the nomination as a single package containing cover letter and both required attachments electronically to: hq-nasanoms@mail.nasa.gov. All public nomination packages must be submitted electronically via email to NASA; paperbased documents sent through postal mail (hard-copies) will not be accepted. Note: Nomination letters that are noncompliant with inclusion of the three (3) mandatory documents listed above will not receive further consideration by NASA. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To view charters and obtain further information on NASA’s Federal advisory committees, please visit the NASA Advisory Committee Management Division Web site noted below. For any questions, please contact Ms. Susan Burch, Advisory Committee Specialist, Advisory Committee Management Division, Office of International and Interagency Relations, NASA Headquarters, Washington, DC 20546, (202) 358–0550. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: NASA’s five (5) currently chartered Federal advisory committees are listed below. The individual charters may be found at the NASA Advisory Committee Management Division’s Web site at http://oiir.hq.nasa.gov/acmd.html: • NASA Advisory Council—The NASA Advisory Council (NAC) provides advice and recommendations to the NASA Administrator on Agency programs, policies, plans, financial controls, and other matters pertinent to the Agency’s responsibilities. The NAC consists of the Council and eight (8) Committees: Aeronautics; Audit, Finance and Analysis; Commercial Space; Education and Public Outreach; Human Exploration and Operations; Information Technology Infrastructure; Science; and Technology and Innovation. NOTE: All nominations for the NASA Advisory Council must indicate the specific entity of interest, i.e., either the Council or one of its eight (8) Committees. • Aerospace Safety Advisory Panel— The Aerospace Safety Advisory Panel provides advice and recommendations to the NASA Administrator and the Congress on matters related to safety, and performs such other duties as the NASA Administrator may request. • International Space Station (ISS) Advisory Committee—The ISS Advisory Committee provides advice and recommendations to the NASA Associate Administrator for Human E:\FR\FM\04SEN1.SGM 04SEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 171 / Tuesday, September 4, 2012 / Notices Exploration and Operations Mission Directorate on all aspects related to the safety and operational readiness of the ISS. It addresses additional issues and/ or areas of interest identified by the NASA Associate Administrator for Human Exploration and Operations Mission Directorate. • International Space Station (ISS) National Laboratory Advisory Committee—The ISS National Laboratory Advisory Committee monitors, assesses, and makes recommendations to the NASA Administrator regarding effective utilization of the ISS as a national laboratory and platform for research, and such other duties as the NASA Administrator may request. • National Space-Based Positioning, Navigation and Timing (PNT) Advisory Board—The National Space-Based PNT Advisory Board provides advice to the PNT Executive Committee (comprised of nine stakeholder Federal agencies, of which NASA is a member) on U.S. space-based PNT policy, planning, program management, and funding profiles in relation to the current state of national and international spacebased PNT services. Patricia D. Rausch, Advisory Committee Management Officer, National Aeronautics and Space Administration. [FR Doc. 2012–21654 Filed 8–31–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P NATIONAL ARCHIVES AND RECORDS ADMINISTRATION Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: NARA is giving public notice that the agency has submitted to OMB for approval the information collections described in this notice. The public is invited to comment on the proposed information collections pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. DATES: Written comments must be submitted to OMB at the address below on or before October 4, 2012 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Send comments to Mr. Nicholas A. Fraser, Desk Officer for NARA, Office of Management and Budget, New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503; fax: 202–395– 5167; or electronically mailed to Nicholas_A._Fraser@omb.eop.gov. tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 19:25 Aug 31, 2012 Jkt 226001 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the proposed information collection and supporting statement should be directed to Tamee Fechhelm at telephone number 301–837–1694 or fax number 301–713–7409. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13), NARA invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on proposed information collections. NARA published a notice of proposed collection for this information collection on June 21, 2012 (77 FR 37442 and 37443). No comments were received. NARA has submitted the described information collections to OMB for approval. In response to this notice, comments and suggestions should address one or more of the following points: (a) Whether the proposed information collections are necessary for the proper performance of the functions of NARA; (b) the accuracy of NARA’s estimate of the burden of the proposed information collections; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including the use of information technology; and (e) whether small businesses are affected by this collection. In this notice, NARA is soliciting comments concerning the following information collections: 1. Title: Request to Microfilm Records. OMB number: 3095–0017. Agency form number: None. Type of review: Regular. Affected public: Companies and organizations that wish to microfilm archival holdings in the National Archives of the United States or a Presidential library for micropublication. Estimated number of respondents: 2. Estimated time per response: 10 hours. Frequency of response: On occasion (when respondent wishes to request permission to microfilm records). Estimated total annual burden hours: 20 Abstract: The information collection is prescribed by 36 CFR 1254.92. The collection is prepared by companies and organizations that wish to microfilm archival holdings with privately-owned equipment. NARA uses the information to determine whether the request meets the criteria in 36 CFR 1254.94, to evaluate the records for filming, and to schedule use of the limited space available for filming. PO 00000 Frm 00083 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 53921 2. Title: Request to film, photograph, or videotape at a NARA facility for news purposes. OMB number: 3095–0040. Agency form number: None. Type of review: Regular. Affected public: Business or other forprofit, not-for-profit institutions. Estimated number of respondents: 660. Estimated time per response: 10 minutes. Frequency of response: On occasion. Estimated total annual burden hours: 110 Abstract: The information collection is prescribed by 36 CFR 1280.48. The collection is prepared by organizations that wish to film, photograph, or videotape on NARA property for news purposes. NARA needs the information to determine if the request complies with NARA’s regulation, to ensure protections of archival holdings, and to schedule the filming appointment. 3. Title: Request to use NARA facilities for events. OMB number: 3095–0043. Agency form number: None. Type of review: Regular. Affected public: Not-for-profit institutions, individuals or households, business or other for-profit, Federal government. Estimated number of respondents: 22. Estimated time per response: 30 minutes. Frequency of response: On occasion. Estimated total annual burden hours: 11. Abstract: The information collection is prescribed by 36 CFR 1280.80. The collection is prepared by organizations that wish to use NARA public areas for an event. NARA uses the information to determine whether or not we can accommodate the request and to ensure that the proposed event complies with NARA regulations. Dated: August 23, 2012. Michael L. Wash, Executive for Information Services/CIO. [FR Doc. 2012–21709 Filed 8–31–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P NATIONAL ARCHIVES AND RECORDS ADMINISTRATION Records Schedules; Availability and Request for Comments National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). ACTION: Notice of availability of proposed records schedules; request for comments. AGENCY: The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\04SEN1.SGM 04SEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 171 (Tuesday, September 4, 2012)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION

[Notice 12-070]


NASA Federal Advisory Committees

AGENCY: National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

ACTION: Annual invitation for public nominations by U.S. citizens for 
service on NASA Federal advisory committees.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, Public 
Law 92-463, as amended, the National Aeronautics and Space 
Administration, and in accordance with the Memorandum for the Heads of 
Executive Departments and Agencies signed on December 17, 2010, signed 
by the Director of the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP), 
Executive Office of the President, NASA announces its annual invitation 
for public nominations for service on NASA Federal advisory committees. 
U.S. citizens may nominate individuals and also submit self-nominations 
for consideration as potential members of NASA's Federal advisory 
committees. NASA's Federal advisory committees have member vacancies 
from time to time throughout the year, and NASA will consider 
nominations and self-nominations to fill such intermittent vacancies. 
NASA is committed to selecting members to serve on its Federal advisory 
committees based on their individual expertise, knowledge, experience, 
and current/past contributions to the relevant subject area.

DATES: The deadline for NASA receipt of all public nominations is 
October 1, 2012.

ADDRESSES: Nominations and self-nominations from interested U.S. 
citizens must be sent to NASA in letter form, be signed, and must 
include the name of specific NASA Federal advisory committee of 
interest for NASA consideration. Nominations and self-nomination 
letters are limited to specifying interest in only one (1) NASA Federal 
advisory committee per year. The following additional information is 
required to be attached to each nomination and self-nomination letter 
(i.e., cover letter): (1) Professional resume (one-page maximum); (2) 
professional biography (one-page maximum). Please submit the nomination 
as a single package containing cover letter and both required 
attachments electronically to: hq-nasanoms@mail.nasa.gov. All public 
nomination packages must be submitted electronically via email to NASA; 
paper-based documents sent through postal mail (hard-copies) will not 
be accepted.  Note: Nomination letters that are noncompliant with 
inclusion of the three (3) mandatory documents listed above will not 
receive further consideration by NASA.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To view charters and obtain further 
information on NASA's Federal advisory committees, please visit the 
NASA Advisory Committee Management Division Web site noted below. For 
any questions, please contact Ms. Susan Burch, Advisory Committee 
Specialist, Advisory Committee Management Division, Office of 
International and Interagency Relations, NASA Headquarters, Washington, 
DC 20546, (202) 358-0550.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: NASA's five (5) currently chartered Federal 
advisory committees are listed below. The individual charters may be 
found at the NASA Advisory Committee Management Division's Web site at 
http://oiir.hq.nasa.gov/acmd.html:
     NASA Advisory Council--The NASA Advisory Council (NAC) 
provides advice and recommendations to the NASA Administrator on Agency 
programs, policies, plans, financial controls, and other matters 
pertinent to the Agency's responsibilities. The NAC consists of the 
Council and eight (8) Committees: Aeronautics; Audit, Finance and 
Analysis; Commercial Space; Education and Public Outreach; Human 
Exploration and Operations; Information Technology Infrastructure; 
Science; and Technology and Innovation. NOTE: All nominations for the 
NASA Advisory Council must indicate the specific entity of interest, 
i.e., either the Council or one of its eight (8) Committees.
     Aerospace Safety Advisory Panel--The Aerospace Safety 
Advisory Panel provides advice and recommendations to the NASA 
Administrator and the Congress on matters related to safety, and 
performs such other duties as the NASA Administrator may request.
     International Space Station (ISS) Advisory Committee--The 
ISS Advisory Committee provides advice and recommendations to the NASA 
Associate Administrator for Human

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Exploration and Operations Mission Directorate on all aspects related 
to the safety and operational readiness of the ISS. It addresses 
additional issues and/or areas of interest identified by the NASA 
Associate Administrator for Human Exploration and Operations Mission 
Directorate.
     International Space Station (ISS) National Laboratory 
Advisory Committee--The ISS National Laboratory Advisory Committee 
monitors, assesses, and makes recommendations to the NASA Administrator 
regarding effective utilization of the ISS as a national laboratory and 
platform for research, and such other duties as the NASA Administrator 
may request.
     National Space-Based Positioning, Navigation and Timing 
(PNT) Advisory Board--The National Space-Based PNT Advisory Board 
provides advice to the PNT Executive Committee (comprised of nine 
stakeholder Federal agencies, of which NASA is a member) on U.S. space-
based PNT policy, planning, program management, and funding profiles in 
relation to the current state of national and international space-based 
PNT services.

Patricia D. Rausch,
Advisory Committee Management Officer, National Aeronautics and Space 
Administration.
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