Advisory Committee on Supply Chain Competitiveness Meeting, 58811-58812 [2012-23445]

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[FR Doc. 2012–23456 Filed 9–21–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DR–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 18:54 Sep 21, 2012 Jkt 226001 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration Advisory Committee on Supply Chain Competitiveness Meeting International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce. ACTION: Notice of open meeting. AGENCY: This notice announces a public meeting of the Advisory Committee on Supply Chain Competitiveness (Committee). The Committee provides advice to the Secretary of Commerce. DATES: The meeting will be held on October 19, 2012, from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Eastern Daylight Time. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW., Room 4830, Washington, DC 20230. Public comments may be mailed to Advisory Committee on Supply Chain Competitiveness, Office of Service Industries, International Trade Administration (ITA), 1401 Constitution Avenue NW., Room 11014, Washington, DC 20230, or emailed to supplychain@trade.gov. SUMMARY: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Richard Boll, Designated Federal Officer, at (202) 482–1135 or richard.boll@trade.gov or visit the Advisory Committee on Supply Chain Competitiveness’ Web site at http:// ita.doc.gov/td/sif/DSCT/ACSCC/, which is under construction. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background: The Committee provides advice to the Secretary of Commerce on the necessary elements of a comprehensive, holistic national freight infrastructure and a national freight policy designed to support U.S. export growth competitiveness, foster national economic competitiveness, and improve U.S. supply chain competitiveness in the domestic and global economy. (See Charter at http://ita.doc.gov/td/sif/ DSCT/ACSCC/) This Committee is subject to the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), 5 U.S.C. App. 2. The Committee functions solely as an advisory body in compliance with the FACA. For more information about the Committee visit: http://ita.doc.gov/td/ sif/DSCT/ACSCC/. Matters to Be Considered: This will be the inaugural meeting of the Committee. The Committee will discuss organizational and administrative issues including ethics and privacy requirements, and select a Chairperson for the Committee. The Committee will PO 00000 Frm 00010 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 58811 consider current issues impacting the U.S. supply chain, which include legislative updates, transportation issues, trade negotiations, and logistics data, and develop its calendar for future work. The Office of Service Industries will post a detailed agenda on its Web site, http://ita.doc.gov/td/sif/DSCT/ ACSCC/, prior to the meeting. The public may provide written comments on the meeting before or after the meeting. Time and Date: The meeting will be held on October 19, 2012 from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Eastern Daylight Time. The times and the agenda topics are subject to change. The meeting will be held at the U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW., Room 4830, Washington, DC 20230. The meeting will be open to the public and press on a first-come, first-served basis. Space is limited. The public meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. Individuals requiring accommodations, such as sign language interpretation or other ancillary aids, are asked to notify Mr. Richard Boll, at (202) 482–1135 or richard.boll@trade.gov five (5) business days before the meeting. Status: Interested parties are invited to attend and to submit written comments to the Committee at any time before or after the meeting. Parties wishing to submit written comments for consideration by the Committee in advance of this meeting must send them to Office of Services Industries (OSI), 1401 Constitution Ave. NW., Room 11014, Washington, DC 20230, or email to supplychain@trade.gov to be received by close of business on October 12, 2012, to provide sufficient time for review. Comments received after October 12, 2012, will be distributed to the Committee, but may not be reviewed prior to the meeting. It would be helpful if paper submissions also include a compact disc (CD) in HTML, ASCII, Word, or WordPerfect format (please specify version). CDs should be labeled with the name and organizational affiliation of the filer, and the name of the word processing program used to create the document. Comments provided via electronic mail also may be submitted in one or more of the formats specified above. Records: OSI maintains records of all Committee proceedings. Committee records are available for public inspection at OSI’s Washington, DC office at the address above. Documents including the Committee’s charter, member list, agendas, minutes, and any reports are available on http:// ita.doc.gov/td/sif/DSCT/ACSCC/. E:\FR\FM\24SEN1.SGM 24SEN1 58812 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 185 / Monday, September 24, 2012 / Notices Dated: September 17, 2012. David Long, Director, Office of Service Industries. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: [FR Doc. 2012–23445 Filed 9–21–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DR–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XC252 Endangered Species; File No. 17316 National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice; receipt of application. AGENCY: Notice is hereby given that George Burgess, Ph.D., Florida Museum of Natural History, Dickinson Hall, University of Gainesville, Gainesville, FL, 32611, has applied in due form for a permit to take smalltooth sawfish (Pristis pectinata) for purposes of scientific research. DATES: Written, telefaxed, or email comments must be received on or before October 24, 2012. ADDRESSES: The application and related documents are available for review by selecting Records Open for Public Comment from the Features box on the Applications and Permits for Protected Species (APPS) home page, https:// apps.nmfs.noaa.gov, and then selecting File No. 17316 from the list of available applications. These documents are also available upon written request or by appointment in the following offices: Permits and Conservation Division, Office of Protected Resources, NMFS, 1315 East-West Highway, Room 13705, Silver Spring, MD 20910; phone (301) 427–8401; fax (301) 713– 0376; and Southeast Region, NMFS, 263 13th Avenue South, Saint Petersburg, FL 33701; phone (727) 824–5312; fax (727)824–5309. Written comments on this application should be submitted to the Chief, Permits and Conservation Division • By email to NMFS.Pr1Comments@ noaa.gov (include the File No. in the subject line of the email), • By facsimile to (301) 713–0376, or • At the address listed above. Those individuals requesting a public hearing should submit a written request to the Chief, Permits and Conservation Division at the address listed above. The request should set forth the specific reasons why a hearing on this application would be appropriate. TKELLEY on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 18:54 Sep 21, 2012 Jkt 226001 Colette Cairns or Jennifer Skidmore, (301) 427–8401. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The subject permit is requested under the authority of the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended (ESA; 16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.) and the regulations governing the taking, importing, and exporting of endangered and threatened species (50 CFR 222–226). The applicant proposes to gather life history information on smalltooth sawfish (Pristis pectinata) populations of Florida, primarily in Florida Bay and the upper Keys area. The purpose of the research is to investigate the movements and habitat use of smalltooth sawfish in Florida waters. Annually, up to 80 sawfish would be captured by gillnet, longline, or angling gear, measured, passive integrated transponder, roto, dart, and external satellite tagged, tissue, muscle, and blood sampled, and released. Dead sawfish acquired through strandings or from law enforcement confiscations would be sampled for scientific purposes. The permit is requested for a duration of 5 years. Dated: September 18, 2012. P. Michael Payne, Chief, Permits and Conservation Division, Office of Protected Resources, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2012–23491 Filed 9–21–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XC253 Endangered Species; File No. 16733 National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice; receipt of application. AGENCY: Notice is hereby given that NMFS Southeast Fisheries Science Center (SEFSC; Responsible Party: Bonnie Ponwith), 75 Virginia Beach Dr., Miami, FL 33149, has applied in due form for a permit to take loggerhead (Caretta caretta), green (Chelonia mydas), Kemp’s ridley (Lepidochelys kempii), hawksbill (Eretmochelys imbricata), leatherback (Dermochelys coriacea), and olive ridley (L. olivacea) sea turtles for purposes of scientific research. SUMMARY: Written, telefaxed, or email comments must be received on or before October 24, 2012. DATES: PO 00000 Frm 00011 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 The application and related documents are available for review by selecting ‘‘Records Open for Public Comment’’ from the Features box on the Applications and Permits for Protected Species (APPS) home page, https:// apps.nmfs.noaa.gov, and then selecting File No. 16733 from the list of available applications. These documents are also available upon written request or by appointment in the following offices: Permits and Conservation Division, Office of Protected Resources, NMFS, 1315 East-West Highway, Room 13705, Silver Spring, MD 20910; phone (301) 427–8401; fax (301) 713– 0376; Northeast Region, NMFS, 55 Great Republic Drive, Gloucester, MA 01930; phone (978) 281–9328; fax (978) 281–9394; and Southeast Region, NMFS, 263 13th Avenue South, Saint Petersburg, FL 33701; phone (727) 824–5312; fax (727) 824–5309. Written comments on this application should be submitted to the Chief, Permits and Conservation Division • By email to NMFS.Pr1Comments@noaa.gov (include the File No. in the subject line of the email), • By facsimile to (301)713–0376, or • At the address listed above. Those individuals requesting a public hearing should submit a written request to the Chief, Permits and Conservation Division at the address listed above. The request should set forth the specific reasons why a hearing on this application would be appropriate. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Amy Hapeman or Colette Cairns, (301) 427–8401. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The subject permit is requested under the authority of the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended (ESA; 16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.) and the regulations governing the taking, importing, and exporting of endangered and threatened species (50 CFR 222–226). The SEFSC requests a five-year permit to conduct research on leatherback, loggerhead, green, hawksbill, olive ridley, and Kemp’s ridley sea turtles in the North Atlantic Ocean, Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean Sea and their embayments to improve stock assessments, fill data gaps, assess the impact of anthropogenic activities, and better manage and, ultimately, recover these species. The SEFSC requests to take 915 loggerheads, 560 greens, 455 Kemp’s ridleys, 65 hawksbills, 60 leatherbacks, 10 olive ridleys, and 24 unidentified/hybrid hardshells annually ADDRESSES: E:\FR\FM\24SEN1.SGM 24SEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration


Advisory Committee on Supply Chain Competitiveness Meeting

AGENCY: International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of 
Commerce.

ACTION: Notice of open meeting.

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SUMMARY: This notice announces a public meeting of the Advisory 
Committee on Supply Chain Competitiveness (Committee). The Committee 
provides advice to the Secretary of Commerce.

DATES: The meeting will be held on October 19, 2012, from 9:30 a.m. to 
1:30 p.m., Eastern Daylight Time.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the U.S. Department of Commerce, 
1401 Constitution Avenue NW., Room 4830, Washington, DC 20230. Public 
comments may be mailed to Advisory Committee on Supply Chain 
Competitiveness, Office of Service Industries, International Trade 
Administration (ITA), 1401 Constitution Avenue NW., Room 11014, 
Washington, DC 20230, or emailed to supplychain@trade.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Richard Boll, Designated Federal 
Officer, at (202) 482-1135 or richard.boll@trade.gov or visit the 
Advisory Committee on Supply Chain Competitiveness' Web site at http://ita.doc.gov/td/sif/DSCT/ACSCC/, which is under construction.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    Background: The Committee provides advice to the Secretary of 
Commerce on the necessary elements of a comprehensive, holistic 
national freight infrastructure and a national freight policy designed 
to support U.S. export growth competitiveness, foster national economic 
competitiveness, and improve U.S. supply chain competitiveness in the 
domestic and global economy. (See Charter at http://ita.doc.gov/td/sif/DSCT/ACSCC/) This Committee is subject to the Federal Advisory 
Committee Act (FACA), 5 U.S.C. App. 2. The Committee functions solely 
as an advisory body in compliance with the FACA. For more information 
about the Committee visit: http://ita.doc.gov/td/sif/DSCT/ACSCC/.
    Matters to Be Considered: This will be the inaugural meeting of the 
Committee. The Committee will discuss organizational and administrative 
issues including ethics and privacy requirements, and select a 
Chairperson for the Committee. The Committee will consider current 
issues impacting the U.S. supply chain, which include legislative 
updates, transportation issues, trade negotiations, and logistics data, 
and develop its calendar for future work. The Office of Service 
Industries will post a detailed agenda on its Web site, http://ita.doc.gov/td/sif/DSCT/ACSCC/, prior to the meeting. The public may 
provide written comments on the meeting before or after the meeting.
    Time and Date: The meeting will be held on October 19, 2012 from 
9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Eastern Daylight Time. The times and the agenda 
topics are subject to change. The meeting will be held at the U.S. 
Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW., Room 4830, 
Washington, DC 20230. The meeting will be open to the public and press 
on a first-come, first-served basis. Space is limited. The public 
meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. 
Individuals requiring accommodations, such as sign language 
interpretation or other ancillary aids, are asked to notify Mr. Richard 
Boll, at (202) 482-1135 or richard.boll@trade.gov five (5) business 
days before the meeting.
    Status: Interested parties are invited to attend and to submit 
written comments to the Committee at any time before or after the 
meeting. Parties wishing to submit written comments for consideration 
by the Committee in advance of this meeting must send them to Office of 
Services Industries (OSI), 1401 Constitution Ave. NW., Room 11014, 
Washington, DC 20230, or email to supplychain@trade.gov to be received 
by close of business on October 12, 2012, to provide sufficient time 
for review. Comments received after October 12, 2012, will be 
distributed to the Committee, but may not be reviewed prior to the 
meeting. It would be helpful if paper submissions also include a 
compact disc (CD) in HTML, ASCII, Word, or WordPerfect format (please 
specify version). CDs should be labeled with the name and 
organizational affiliation of the filer, and the name of the word 
processing program used to create the document. Comments provided via 
electronic mail also may be submitted in one or more of the formats 
specified above.
    Records: OSI maintains records of all Committee proceedings. 
Committee records are available for public inspection at OSI's 
Washington, DC office at the address above. Documents including the 
Committee's charter, member list, agendas, minutes, and any reports are 
available on http://ita.doc.gov/td/sif/DSCT/ACSCC/.


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    Dated: September 17, 2012.
David Long,
Director, Office of Service Industries.
[FR Doc. 2012-23445 Filed 9-21-12; 8:45 am]
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