Notice of Open Public Hearing, 23635-23636 [2013-09238]

Download as PDF mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 76 / Friday, April 19, 2013 / Notices Estimated Total Burden Hours: 48,000. OMB Number: 1545–1143. Type of Review: Extension without change of a currently approved collection. Title: Notification of Distribution From a Generation-Skipping Trust. Form: 706–GS (D–1). Abstract: Form 706–GS (D–1) is used by trustees to notify the IRS and distributees of information needed by distributees to compute the Federal GST tax imposed by IRC section 2601. IRS uses the information to enforce this tax and to verify that the tax has been properly computed. Affected Public: Individuals and Households. Estimated Total Burden Hours: 348,800. OMB Number: 1545–1697. Type of Review: Extension without change of a currently approved collection. Title: Revenue Procedure 2000–35— Section 1445 Withholding Certificates. Abstract: Revenue Procedure 2000–35 provides guidance concerning applications for withholding certificates under Code section 1445. Affected Public: Private Sector: Businesses or other for-profits. Estimated Total Burden Hours: 60,000. OMB Number: 1545–1855. Type of Review: Extension without change of a currently approved collection. Title: TD 9285—Limitation on Use of the Nonaccrual-Experience Method of Accounting Under Section 448(d)(5). Abstract: Final regulations provide four safe harbor nonaccrual-experience methods that will be presumed to clearly reflect a taxpayer’s nonaccrual experience, and for taxpayers who wish to compute their nonaccrual experience using a computation or formula other than the one of the four safe harbors provided, the requirements that must be met in order to use an alternative computation or formula to compute their nonaccrual experience. Affected Public: Private Sector: Businesses or other for-profits. Estimated Total Burden Hours: 24,000. OMB Number: 1545–2171. Type of Review: Extension without change of a currently approved collection. Title: TD 9490—Carryback of Consolidated Net Operating Losses to Separate Return Years. Abstract: This project amends § 1.1502–21 to implement the revisions to Code section 172(b)(1)(H), which extend the carryback period for NOLs to VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:11 Apr 18, 2013 Jkt 229001 five years, enacted by the Worker, Homeownership, and Business Assistance Act of 2009 (‘‘WHBAA’’) that the President signed on Nov. 6, 2009 (Pub. L. 111–92). Affected Public: Private Sector: Businesses or other for-profits. Estimated Total Burden Hours: 1,000. Dawn D. Wolfgang, Treasury PRA Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2013–09169 Filed 4–18–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P 23635 D Makes recommendations with respect to the mintage level for any commemorative coin recommended. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: William Norton, United States Mint Liaison to the CCAC; 801 9th Street NW; Washington, DC 20220; or call 202–354– 7200. Any member of the public interested in submitting matters for the CCAC’s consideration is invited to submit them by fax to the following number: 202– 756–6525. Authority: 31 U.S.C. 5135(b)(8)(C). DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY United States Mint Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee; Public Meeting Notification of Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee April 19, 2013, Public Meeting. Dated: April 15, 2013. Richard A. Peterson, Acting Director, United States Mint. [FR Doc. 2013–09210 Filed 4–18–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–02–P ACTION: Pursuant to United States Code, Title 31, section 5135(b)(8)(C), the United States Mint announces the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) public meeting scheduled for April 19, 2013. Date: April 19, 2013. Time: 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Location: Conference Room A, United States Mint, 801 9th Street NW., Washington, DC 20220. Subject: Review and consideration of the obverse candidate designs for the 2014 Presidential $1 Coin Program, candidate designs for the Edith Wilson 2013 First Spouse Gold Coin and Medal, themes for the 2014 First Spouse Gold Coin and Medal Program, themes for the Fallen Heroes of 9/11 Congressional Gold Medals, additional candidate designs for the Code Talkers Recognition Congressional Medals, and the Fiscal Year 2012 CCAC Annual Report. Interested persons should call the CCAC HOTLINE at (202) 354–7502 for the latest update on meeting time and room location. In accordance with 31 U.S.C. 5135, the CCAC: D Advises the Secretary of the Treasury on any theme or design proposals relating to circulating coinage, bullion coinage, Congressional Gold Medals, and national and other medals. D Advises the Secretary of the Treasury with regard to the events, persons, or places to be commemorated by the issuance of commemorative coins in each of the five calendar years succeeding the year in which a commemorative coin designation is made. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00099 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 U.S.-CHINA ECONOMIC AND SECURITY REVIEW COMMISSION Notice of Open Public Hearing U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission. ACTION: Notice of open public hearing— April 25, 2013, Washington, DC. AGENCY: Notice is hereby given of the following hearing of the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission. Name: William A. Reinsch, Chairman of the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission. The Commission is mandated by Congress to investigate, assess, and report to Congress annually on ‘‘the national security implications of the economic relationship between the United States and the People’s Republic of China.’’ Pursuant to this mandate, the Commission will hold a public hearing in Ames, IA on April 25, 2013, ‘‘China’s Agriculture Policy and U.S. Access to China’s Market.’’ Background: This is the fourth public hearing the Commission will hold during its 2013 report cycle to collect input from academic, industry, and government experts on national security implications of the U.S. bilateral trade and economic relationship with China. This hearing will examine China’s approach to developing its agricultural sector, how that development presents opportunities and constraints for U.S. producers, and what safety and public health issues continue to plague China’s agriculture and food processing industries. The hearing will be co-chaired by Commissioners Daniel M. Slane and Michael R. Wessel. Any interested party may file a written statement by April 25, SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\19APN1.SGM 19APN1 23636 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 76 / Friday, April 19, 2013 / Notices 2013, by mailing to the contact below. A portion of each panel will include a question and answer period between the Commissioners and the witnesses. Location, Date and Time: Curtiss Hall, Room 127, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa. Thursday, April 25, 2013, 8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Central Time. A detailed agenda for the hearing is posted to the Commission’s Web site at www.uscc.gov. Also, please check our Web site for possible changes to the hearing schedule. Reservations are not required to attend the hearing. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Any member of the public seeking further information concerning the hearing should contact Reed Eckhold, 444 North Capitol Street NW., Suite 602, Washington, DC 20001; phone: 202– 624–1496, or via email at reckhold@uscc.gov. Reservations are not required to attend the hearing. Authority: Congress created the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission in 2000 in the National Defense Authorization Act (Pub. L. 106–398), as amended by Division P of the Consolidated Appropriations Resolution, 2003 (Pub. L. 108–7), as amended by Public Law 109–108 (November 22, 2005). Dated: April 16, 2013. Michael Danis, Executive Director, U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission. [FR Doc. 2013–09238 Filed 4–18–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Advisory Committee on Minority Veterans, Notice of Meeting mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under the Public Law 92–463 (Federal Advisory Committee Act) that meetings of the Advisory Committee on Minority Veterans will be held in Chicago, Illinois from April 23– 25, 2013, at the below times and locations: On April 23, from 8:15 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the Edward Hines, Jr. VA Medical VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:11 Apr 18, 2013 Jkt 229001 Hospital, 5000 South 5th Avenue, Hines, Illinois; 4:30 p.m. to 5 p.m., at the VA Regional Office, 2122 West Taylor Street, Chicago, IL;. On April 24, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., at the Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, 20953 West Hoff Road, Elwood Illinois; from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., at the VA Joliet Community Outpatient Center (CBOC), 1201 Eagle Street, Joliet, Illinois; St. Luke Church of God in Christ, 914 North Orleans Street, Chicago, IL; 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., St. Luke Church of God in Christ, 914 North Orleans Street, Chicago, IL; and On April 25, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., at the Edward Hines, Jr. VA Medical Hospital. The purpose of the Committee is to advise the Secretary on the administration of VA benefits and services to minority Veterans, to assess the needs of minority Veterans and to evaluate whether VA compensation and pension, medical and rehabilitation services, memorial services outreach, and other programs are meeting those needs. The Committee will make recommendations to the Secretary regarding such activities subsequent to the meeting. On the morning of April 23, the Committee will meet in open session with key staff at the Edward Hines, Jr. VA Medical Hospital to discuss services, benefits, delivery challenges, and successes. From 11:45 a.m. to noon, the Committee will convene a closed session in order to protect patient privacy as the Committee tours the VA Polytrauma Center. In the afternoon, the Committee will reconvene in open session to meet with local Veterans Service Organizations to discuss Chicago area Veterans’ issues and be briefed by senior Veterans Benefits Administration staff. The Committee will travel to the VA Regional Office and reconvene in a closed session from 4:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. in order to protect patient privacy as the Committee tours the facility. Closing these sessions is in accordance with 5 U.S.C. 552b(c)(6). PO 00000 Frm 00100 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 On the morning of April 24, the Committee will convene in open session at the Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery. The Committee will meet with key staff to discuss services, benefits, delivery challenges and successes. In the afternoon from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., the Committee will convene a closed session to meet with key staff at the VA Joliet CBOC to tour the facility. In the evening, the Committee will hold a Veterans Town Hall meeting at the St. Luke Church of God in Christ, beginning at 6:30 p.m. On the morning of April 25, the Committee will convene in open session to conduct an exit briefing with leadership from the VA Hospital, Chicago Regional Office, and Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery. In the afternoon, the Committee will work on their report to the Secretary. Time will be allocated for receiving public comments on April 25, at 10 a.m. Public comments will be limited to three minutes each. Individuals wishing to make oral statements before the Committee will be accommodated on a first-come first served basis. Individuals who speak are invited to submit a 1–2 page summaries of their comments at the time of the meeting for inclusion in the official record. The Committee will accept written comments from interested parties on issues outlined in the meeting agenda, as well as other issues affecting minority Veterans. Such comments should be sent to Mr. Ronald Sagudan, Advisory Committee on Minority Veterans, Center for Minority Veterans (00M), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420, or email at Ronald.sagudan@va.gov. For additional information about the meeting, please contact Mr. Sagudan or Mr. Dwayne E. Campbell at (202) 461–6191. Dated: April 15, 2013. By Direction of the Secretary. Vivian Drake, Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2013–09186 Filed 4–18–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P E:\FR\FM\19APN1.SGM 19APN1

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U.S.-CHINA ECONOMIC AND SECURITY REVIEW COMMISSION


Notice of Open Public Hearing

AGENCY: U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission.

ACTION: Notice of open public hearing--April 25, 2013, Washington, DC.

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SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given of the following hearing of the U.S.-
China Economic and Security Review Commission.
    Name: William A. Reinsch, Chairman of the U.S.-China Economic and 
Security Review Commission. The Commission is mandated by Congress to 
investigate, assess, and report to Congress annually on ``the national 
security implications of the economic relationship between the United 
States and the People's Republic of China.'' Pursuant to this mandate, 
the Commission will hold a public hearing in Ames, IA on April 25, 
2013, ``China's Agriculture Policy and U.S. Access to China's Market.''
    Background: This is the fourth public hearing the Commission will 
hold during its 2013 report cycle to collect input from academic, 
industry, and government experts on national security implications of 
the U.S. bilateral trade and economic relationship with China. This 
hearing will examine China's approach to developing its agricultural 
sector, how that development presents opportunities and constraints for 
U.S. producers, and what safety and public health issues continue to 
plague China's agriculture and food processing industries.
    The hearing will be co-chaired by Commissioners Daniel M. Slane and 
Michael R. Wessel. Any interested party may file a written statement by 
April 25,

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2013, by mailing to the contact below. A portion of each panel will 
include a question and answer period between the Commissioners and the 
witnesses.
    Location, Date and Time: Curtiss Hall, Room 127, Iowa State 
University, Ames, Iowa. Thursday, April 25, 2013, 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. 
Central Time. A detailed agenda for the hearing is posted to the 
Commission's Web site at www.uscc.gov. Also, please check our Web site 
for possible changes to the hearing schedule. Reservations are not 
required to attend the hearing.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Any member of the public seeking 
further information concerning the hearing should contact Reed Eckhold, 
444 North Capitol Street NW., Suite 602, Washington, DC 20001; phone: 
202-624-1496, or via email at reckhold@uscc.gov. Reservations are not 
required to attend the hearing.

    Authority: Congress created the U.S.-China Economic and Security 
Review Commission in 2000 in the National Defense Authorization Act 
(Pub. L. 106-398), as amended by Division P of the Consolidated 
Appropriations Resolution, 2003 (Pub. L. 108-7), as amended by 
Public Law 109-108 (November 22, 2005).

    Dated: April 16, 2013.
Michael Danis,
Executive Director, U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission.
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