Commission Meeting, 12412 [2013-04102]

Download as PDF 12412 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 36 / Friday, February 22, 2013 / Notices SUSQUEHANNA RIVER BASIN COMMISSION Commission Meeting notice for such hearing, which was published in 78 FR 5556, January 25, 2013. Authority: Pub. L. 91–575, 84 Stat. 1509 et seq., 18 CFR Parts 806, 807, and 808. Susquehanna River Basin Commission. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Susquehanna River Basin Commission will hold its regular business meeting on March 21, 2013, in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Details concerning the matters to be addressed at the business meeting are contained in the Supplementary Information section of this notice. DATES: March 21, 2013, at 8:30 a.m. ADDRESSES: North Office Building, Hearing Room 1 (Ground Level), North Street (at Commonwealth Avenue), Harrisburg, PA 17120. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Richard A. Cairo, General Counsel, telephone: (717) 238–0423, ext. 306; fax: (717) 238–2436. sroberts on DSK5SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: Opportunity To Appear and Comment Interested parties are invited to attend the business meeting and encouraged to review the Commission’s Public Meeting Rules of Conduct, which are posted on the Commission’s web site, www.srbc.net. As identified in the public hearing notice referenced below, written comments on the Regulatory Program projects that were the subject of the public hearing, and are listed for action at the business meeting, are subject to a comment deadline of February 25, 2013. Written comments pertaining to any other matters listed for action at the business meeting may be mailed to the Susquehanna River Basin Commission, 1721 North Front Street, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17102–2391, or submitted electronically through http://www.srbc.net/pubinfo/ publicparticipation.htm. Any such comments mailed or electronically submitted must be received by the Commission on or before March 15, 2013, to be considered. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The business meeting will include actions or presentations on the following items: (1) Presentation on the Commission’s Harrisburg flood inundation mapping project; (2) the Maurice Goddard Award; (3) revision of FY–2014 budget; (4) investment policy statement; (5) ratification/approval of contracts and grants; (6) administrative appeal filed by Anadarko E&P Company LP; and (7) Regulatory Program projects. Projects listed for Commission action are those that were the subject of a public hearing conducted by the Commission on February 14, 2013, and identified in the VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:18 Feb 21, 2013 Jkt 229001 Dated: February 15, 2013. Thomas W. Beauduy, Deputy Executive Director. [FR Doc. 2013–04102 Filed 2–21–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7040–01–P OFFICE OF THE UNITED STATES TRADE REPRESENTATIVE Generalized System of Preferences (GSP): Notice of Status of Certain Pending Country Practice Petitions; Notice of Schedule for Public Comments and a Hearing on Certain Country Practice Reviews Office of the United States Trade Representative. ACTION: Notice and request for submissions. AGENCY: This notice announces (1) the status of pending country practice petitions submitted as part of previous GSP Annual Reviews, and (2) the schedule for public comments and a public hearing on the ongoing GSP country practice reviews regarding worker rights and/or child labor in Bangladesh, Georgia, Niger, the Philippines, and Uzbekistan, and protection of intellectual property rights (IPR) in Russia and Uzbekistan. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tameka Cooper, GSP Program, Office of the United States Trade Representative, 600 17th Street NW., Room 422, Washington, DC 20508. The telephone number is (202) 395–6971, the fax number is (202) 395–9674, and the email address is Tameka_Cooper@ustr.eop.gov. SUMMARY: The GSP regulations (15 CFR Part 2007) provide the schedule of dates for conducting an annual review unless otherwise specified in a Federal Register notice. The schedule for the review of the country practice petitions cited above follows. March 14, 2013: Deadline for submission of pre-hearing briefs and requests to appear at the March 28, 2013 public hearing; submissions must be received by 5:00 p.m. March 28, 2013: The GSP Subcommittee of the Trade Policy Staff Committee (TPSC) will convene a public hearing on the country practice petitions cited above at 1724 F Street NW., Washington, DC 20508, beginning at 9:30 a.m. DATES: PO 00000 Frm 00123 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 April 18, 2013: Deadline for submission of post-hearing briefs, which must be received by 5:00 p.m. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The GSP program provides for the duty-free treatment of designated articles when imported from beneficiary developing countries. The GSP program is authorized by Title V of the Trade Act of 1974 (19 U.S.C. 2461, et seq.), as amended. Country Practice Petitions The status of country practice petitions considered in the 2012 GSP Annual Review is described in the list of Active and Pending Country Practices Reviews, which is available on the USTR GSP Web site at http:// www.ustr.gov/trade-topics/tradedevelopment/preference-programs/ generalized-system-preference-gsp/gspprogram-inf. This list includes petitions accepted as part of annual reviews from previous years. The U.S. Trade Representative (USTR), drawing on the advice of the TPSC, has deferred a decision on acceptance of a country practice petition on Russia regarding expropriation. In addition, the USTR, drawing on the advice of the TPSC, has decided to close the country practice review of case 007– CP–08 regarding IPR protection in Lebanon in view of (1) progress made by the government of Lebanon in addressing IPR issues in that country and (2) a request by the petitioner, the International Intellectual Property Alliance, that the petition be withdrawn in view of progress in addressing the issues cited in the petition. Notice of Public Hearing A hearing will be held by the GSP Subcommittee of the TPSC on Thursday, March 28, 2013, beginning at 9:30 a.m., to receive information regarding recent developments pertinent to the ongoing country practice reviews regarding worker rights and/or child labor in Bangladesh, Georgia, Niger, the Philippines, and Uzbekistan, and protection of intellectual property rights (IPR) in Russia and Uzbekistan. The hearing will be held at 1724 F Street NW., Washington, DC 20508 and will be open to the public. A transcript of the hearing will be made available on http://www.regulations.gov within approximately two weeks of the hearing. All interested parties wishing to make an oral presentation at the hearing must submit, following the ‘‘Requirements for Submissions’’ set out below, the name, address, telephone number, and email address, if available, of the witness(es) representing their organization by 5 p.m., March 14, 2013. Requests to E:\FR\FM\22FEN1.SGM 22FEN1

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SUSQUEHANNA RIVER BASIN COMMISSION


Commission Meeting

AGENCY: Susquehanna River Basin Commission.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Susquehanna River Basin Commission will hold its regular 
business meeting on March 21, 2013, in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. 
Details concerning the matters to be addressed at the business meeting 
are contained in the Supplementary Information section of this notice.

DATES: March 21, 2013, at 8:30 a.m.

ADDRESSES: North Office Building, Hearing Room 1 (Ground Level), North 
Street (at Commonwealth Avenue), Harrisburg, PA 17120.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Richard A. Cairo, General Counsel, 
telephone: (717) 238-0423, ext. 306; fax: (717) 238-2436.

Opportunity To Appear and Comment

    Interested parties are invited to attend the business meeting and 
encouraged to review the Commission's Public Meeting Rules of Conduct, 
which are posted on the Commission's web site, www.srbc.net. As 
identified in the public hearing notice referenced below, written 
comments on the Regulatory Program projects that were the subject of 
the public hearing, and are listed for action at the business meeting, 
are subject to a comment deadline of February 25, 2013. Written 
comments pertaining to any other matters listed for action at the 
business meeting may be mailed to the Susquehanna River Basin 
Commission, 1721 North Front Street, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17102-
2391, or submitted electronically through http://www.srbc.net/pubinfo/publicparticipation.htm. Any such comments mailed or electronically 
submitted must be received by the Commission on or before March 15, 
2013, to be considered.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The business meeting will include actions or 
presentations on the following items: (1) Presentation on the 
Commission's Harrisburg flood inundation mapping project; (2) the 
Maurice Goddard Award; (3) revision of FY-2014 budget; (4) investment 
policy statement; (5) ratification/approval of contracts and grants; 
(6) administrative appeal filed by Anadarko E&P Company LP; and (7) 
Regulatory Program projects. Projects listed for Commission action are 
those that were the subject of a public hearing conducted by the 
Commission on February 14, 2013, and identified in the notice for such 
hearing, which was published in 78 FR 5556, January 25, 2013.

    Authority: Pub. L. 91-575, 84 Stat. 1509 et seq., 18 CFR Parts 
806, 807, and 808.

    Dated: February 15, 2013.
Thomas W. Beauduy,
Deputy Executive Director.
[FR Doc. 2013-04102 Filed 2-21-13; 8:45 am]
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