Membership of the Economic Development Administration Performance Review Board, 64794-64795 [2012-26061]

Download as PDF 64794 Notices Federal Register Vol. 77, No. 205 Tuesday, October 23, 2012 This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains documents other than rules or proposed rules that are applicable to the public. Notices of hearings and investigations, committee meetings, agency decisions and rulings, delegations of authority, filing of petitions and applications and agency statements of organization and functions are examples of documents appearing in this section. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Office of the Secretary Cancellation of the National Agricultural Research, Extension, Education, and Economics Advisory Board Meeting Research, Education, and Economics, USDA. AGENCY: Notice of intent to cancel meeting. ACTION: The meeting of the National Agricultural Research, Extension, Education, and Economics Advisory Board scheduled for October 23–25, 2012 has been cancelled. 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Copies of the above information collection proposal can be obtained by PO 00000 Frm 00001 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 calling or writing Jennifer Jessup, Departmental Paperwork Clearance Officer, (202) 482–0336, Department of Commerce, Room 6616, 14th and Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230 (or via the Internet at JJessup@doc.gov). Written comments and recommendations for the proposed information collection should be sent within 30 days of publication of this notice to Jasmeet Seehra, OMB Desk Officer, FAX number (202) 395–5167, or via the Internet at Jasmeet_K_Seehra@omb.eop.gov. Dated: October 18, 2012. Gwellnar Banks, Management Analyst, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. 2012–26032 Filed 10–22–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–13–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Economic Development Administration Membership of the Economic Development Administration Performance Review Board Economic Development Administration, Department of Commerce. ACTION: Notice of Membership on the Economic Development Administration’s Performance Review Board Membership. AGENCY: In accordance with 5 U.S.C. 4314(c)(4), the Economic Development Administration (EDA), Department of Commerce (DOC), announce the appointment of those individuals who have been selected to serve as members of EDA’s Performance Review Board. The Performance Review Board is responsible for (1) reviewing performance appraisals and rating of Senior Executive Service (SES) members and (2) making recommendations to the appointing authority on other performance management issues, such as pay adjustments, bonuses and Presidential Rank Awards for SES members. The appointment of these members to the Performance Review Board will be for a period of twenty-four (24) months. DATES: The period of appointment for those individuals selected for EDA’s Performance Review Board begins on October 23, 2012. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\23OCN1.SGM 23OCN1 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 205 / Tuesday, October 23, 2012 / Notices FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Ronda L. Holbrook, U.S. Department of Commerce, Human Resources Operations Center (DOCHROC), Office of Executive Resources Operations, 14th and Constitution Avenue NW., Room 7419, Washington, DC 20230, at (202) 482–5243. In accordance with 5 U.S.C. 4314(c)(4), the Economic Development Administration (EDA), Department of Commerce (DOC), announce the appointment of those individuals who have been selected to serve as members of EDA’s Performance Review Board. The Performance Review Board is responsible for (1) reviewing performance appraisals and rating of Senior Executive Service (SES) members and (2) making recommendations to the appointing authority on other performance management issues, such as pay adjustments, bonuses and Presidential Rank Awards for SES members. The appointment of these members to the Performance Review Board will be for a period of twenty-four (24) months. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The period of appointment for those individuals selected for EDA’s Performance Review Board begins on October 23, 2012. The name, position title, and type of appointment of each member of EDA’s Performance Review Board are set forth below by organization: 1. Jeannette P. Tamayo, Chicago Regional Director, EDA, career, serves as Chair, new member. 2. Kenneth J.E. Hyatt, Acting Deputy Under Secretary for International Trade, International Trade (ITA), non-career, new member. 3. Gordon T. Alston, Director, Financial Reporting and Internal Controls, OS, Office of the Chief Financial Officer and Assistant Secretary for Administration, career. 4. Edith J. McCloud, Associate Director for Management, Minority Business Development Agency, career. mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES DATES: Dated: October 11, 2012. Susan Boggs, Director, Office of Staffing, Recruitment and Classification, Department of Commerce Human Resources Operations Center. [FR Doc. 2012–26061 Filed 10–22–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–25–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 18:22 Oct 22, 2012 Jkt 229001 Bureau of Industry and Security [08–BIS–0005] In the Matter of: Micei International, Respondent Order Relating to Micei International Whereas, the Bureau of Industry and Security, U.S. Department of Commerce (‘‘BIS’’), notified Micei International, of Skopje, Macedonia (‘‘Micei’’) in 2008 that it initiated an administrative proceeding against Micei pursuant to Section 766.3 of the Export Administration Regulations (the ‘‘Regulations’’),1 and Section 13(c) of the Export Administration Act of 1979, as amended (the ‘‘Act’’),2 through the issuance of a Charging Letter to Micei in 2008 that alleges that Micei committed fourteen violations of the Regulations in 2003; 3 Whereas, an Administrative Law Judge (‘‘ALJ’’) previously issued a Recommended Decision and Order in this proceeding containing findings of fact and conclusions of law, including, inter alia, that Micei was in default under Section 766.7 of the Regulations, and the then-Acting Under Secretary of Commerce for Industry and Security affirmed the ALJ’s recommended default order through a Final Decision and Order dated May 14, 2009 (the ‘‘May 14, 2009 Order’’); Whereas, Micei subsequently filed petitions for review of the May 14, 2009 Order, with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit and submitted briefs raising various challenges to the order (Appellant/ Petitioner Brief filed Nov. 16, 2009, and Reply Brief filed Dec. 30, 2009).4 Whereas, the May 14, 2009 Order became effective on May 26, 2009, but subsequently, on July 24, 2009, BIS issued an Order Staying Enforcement of Final Decision and Order Pending 1 The Regulations are currently codified in the Code of Federal Regulations at 15 CFR Parts 730– 774 (2012). The alleged violations occurred in 2003. The governing provisions of the EAR are found in the 2003 version of the Code of Federal Regulations (15 CFR Parts 730–774). The 2012 Regulations set forth the procedures that apply to this matter. 2 50 U.S.C. app. §§ 2401–2420 (2000). Since August 21, 2001, the Act has been in lapse and the President, through Executive Order 13222 of August 17, 2001 (3 CFR, 2001 Comp. 783 (2002)), which has been extended by successive Presidential Notices, the most recent being that of August15, 2012 (77 FR . 49699 (Aug. 16, 2012)), has continued the Regulations in effect under the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (50 U.S.C. 1701, et seq.). 3 See 74 FR 24,788 (May 26, 2009). 4 See Micei International v. Department of Commerce, Nos. 09–1155 and 09–1186 (D.C. Cir.). PO 00000 Frm 00002 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 64795 Appeal with regard to the May 14, 2009 Order; 5 Whereas, on July 16, 2010, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit issued its Decision and Order transferring Micei’s petition for review to the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia.6 Accordingly, Micei’s petition is currently pending as Civil Action Number 1:10–cv–01237 (JDB) (the ‘‘petition for review’’); Whereas, BIS and Micei have entered into a Settlement Agreement pursuant to Section 766.18(b) of the Regulations, whereby they agreed to settle this matter in accordance with the terms and conditions set forth therein; Whereas, the Settlement Agreement contains a provision that, if I approve the terms of the Settlement Agreement and issue this Order, the parties are required to jointly submit to the District Court within five days of my issuance of this Order a stipulation of dismissal with prejudice with regard to Micei’s petition for review; and Whereas, I have approved the terms of such Settlement Agreement. It is therefore ordered: First, as set forth in the Settlement Agreement, Micei shall implement an Export Management and Compliance Program no later than six months from the effective date of this Order. Said Export Management and Compliance Program shall be in substantial compliance with the BIS compliance guidelines, which are available from the BIS Web site at http://www.bis.doc.gov/ complianceandenforcement/emcp_ guidelines.pdf, and which are incorporated herein by reference. A copy of Micei’s Export Management and Compliance Program shall be submitted in English to the Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security, Office of Exporter Services, Export Management and Compliance Division, Attn: Tom Andrukonis, 14th St. & Pennsylvania Ave. NW., Washington, DC 20230 (‘‘BIS Export Management and Compliance Division’’) no later than six months from the effective date of this Order. Second, as set forth in the Settlement Agreement, Micei shall complete two audits of its compliance with U.S. export control laws (including recordkeeping requirements), with respect to all exports or reexports that are subject to the Regulations. The results of the audits, including any relevant supporting materials, shall be submitted in English to the BIS Export Management and Compliance Division 5 See FR 38,394 (August 3, 2009). Micei International v. Department of Commerce, 613 F.3d 1147 (D.C. Cir. 2010). 6 See E:\FR\FM\23OCN1.SGM 23OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 205 (Tuesday, October 23, 2012)]
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[FR Doc No: 2012-26061]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Economic Development Administration


Membership of the Economic Development Administration Performance 
Review Board

AGENCY: Economic Development Administration, Department of Commerce.

ACTION: Notice of Membership on the Economic Development 
Administration's Performance Review Board Membership.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with 5 U.S.C. 4314(c)(4), the Economic 
Development Administration (EDA), Department of Commerce (DOC), 
announce the appointment of those individuals who have been selected to 
serve as members of EDA's Performance Review Board. The Performance 
Review Board is responsible for (1) reviewing performance appraisals 
and rating of Senior Executive Service (SES) members and (2) making 
recommendations to the appointing authority on other performance 
management issues, such as pay adjustments, bonuses and Presidential 
Rank Awards for SES members. The appointment of these members to the 
Performance Review Board will be for a period of twenty-four (24) 
months.

DATES: The period of appointment for those individuals selected for 
EDA's Performance Review Board begins on October 23, 2012.

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ronda L. Holbrook, U.S. Department of 
Commerce, Human Resources Operations Center (DOCHROC), Office of 
Executive Resources Operations, 14th and Constitution Avenue NW., Room 
7419, Washington, DC 20230, at (202) 482-5243.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In accordance with 5 U.S.C. 4314(c)(4), the 
Economic Development Administration (EDA), Department of Commerce 
(DOC), announce the appointment of those individuals who have been 
selected to serve as members of EDA's Performance Review Board. The 
Performance Review Board is responsible for (1) reviewing performance 
appraisals and rating of Senior Executive Service (SES) members and (2) 
making recommendations to the appointing authority on other performance 
management issues, such as pay adjustments, bonuses and Presidential 
Rank Awards for SES members. The appointment of these members to the 
Performance Review Board will be for a period of twenty-four (24) 
months.

DATES: The period of appointment for those individuals selected for 
EDA's Performance Review Board begins on October 23, 2012. The name, 
position title, and type of appointment of each member of EDA's 
Performance Review Board are set forth below by organization:
    1. Jeannette P. Tamayo, Chicago Regional Director, EDA, career, 
serves as Chair, new member.
    2. Kenneth J.E. Hyatt, Acting Deputy Under Secretary for 
International Trade, International Trade (ITA), non-career, new member.
    3. Gordon T. Alston, Director, Financial Reporting and Internal 
Controls, OS, Office of the Chief Financial Officer and Assistant 
Secretary for Administration, career.
    4. Edith J. McCloud, Associate Director for Management, Minority 
Business Development Agency, career.

    Dated: October 11, 2012.
Susan Boggs,
Director, Office of Staffing, Recruitment and Classification, 
Department of Commerce Human Resources Operations Center.
[FR Doc. 2012-26061 Filed 10-22-12; 8:45 am]
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