National Boating Safety Advisory Council; Vacancy, 28531-28532 [2014-11403]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 95 / Friday, May 16, 2014 / Notices MERPAC is an advisory committee established under the Secretary’s authority in section 871 of the Homeland Security Act of 2002, Title 6, United States Code, section 451, and chartered under the provisions of the FACA. The Committee acts solely in an advisory capacity to the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) through the Commandant of the Coast Guard and the Director of Commercial Regulations and Standards on matters relating to personnel in the U.S. merchant marine, including but not limited to training, qualifications, certification, documentation, and fitness standards. The Committee will advise, consult with, and make recommendations reflecting its independent judgment to the Secretary. A copy of all meeting documentation is available at https://homeport.uscg.mil by using these key strokes: Missions; Port and Waterways Safety; Advisory Committees; MERPAC; and then use the Announcements key. Alternatively, you may contact Mr. Breyer as noted in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section above. EMCDONALD on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES Agenda The agenda for the June 10, 2014 committee teleconference meeting is as follows: (1) Introduction; (2) Roll call of committee members and determination of a quorum; (3) Designated Federal Officer (DFO) announcements; (4) Report from the Task Statement 80 working group, concerning crew training requirements onboard vessels subject to the International Code of Safety for ships using gases or low flashpoint fuels (IGF Code). (5) Public comment period/ presentations. (6) Discussion of working group recommendations. The committee will review the information presented on this issue, deliberate on any recommendations presented by the working group and approve/formulate recommendations for the Department’s consideration. Official action on these recommendations may be taken on this date. (7) Closing remarks. (8) Adjournment of meeting. Dated: May 13, 2014. F.J. Sturm, Acting Director of Commercial Regulations and Standards. [FR Doc. 2014–11416 Filed 5–15–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–04–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 20:00 May 15, 2014 Jkt 232001 28531 that was vacated on April 2, 2014: One representative of State officials responsible for state boating safety Coast Guard programs. The appointee for this position will serve the remainder of the [Docket No. USCG–2010–0316] previous member’s term, which expires December 31, 2015. National Boating Safety Advisory Applicants are considered for Council; Vacancy membership on the basis of their AGENCY: Coast Guard, DHS. particular expertise, knowledge, and experience in recreational boating ACTION: Request for applications. safety. Appointments for the 2014 SUMMARY: The Coast Guard seeks vacancies remain pending. The 2014 applications for membership on the vacancies were announced in the National Boating Safety Advisory Federal Register on January 9, 2013 (78 Council (NBSAC). This Council advises FR 1865). Any applicant who applied the Coast Guard on recreational boating for one of the ‘‘State officials safety regulations and other major responsible for state boating safety boating safety matters. programs’’ vacancies a will automatically be considered for this DATES: Completed applications should reach the Coast Guard on or before June additional vacancy and does not need to submit another application. Similarly, 16, 2014. any applicant who applied for one of ADDRESSES: Applicants should send the 2015 vacancies for ‘‘State officials their cover letter and resume via one of responsible for state boating safety the following methods: • By mail: Commandant (CG–BSX–2)/ programs’’ announced in the Federal Register on March 11, 2014 (79 FR NBSAC, Attn: Mr. Jeff Ludwig, U.S. 13664) will automatically be considered Coast Guard, 2703 Martin Luther King for this additional vacancy and does not Ave. SE., Stop 7581, Washington, DC need to submit another application. 20593–7581. • By email: jeffrey.a.ludwig@uscg.mil. Individuals, who submitted an application for any year prior to 2014, FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. are asked to re-submit an application if Jeff Ludwig, ADFO of National Boating the individual wishes to apply for any Safety Advisory Committee; telephone of the vacancies announced in this 202–372–1061 or email at notice. jeffrey.a.ludwig@uscg.mil. To be eligible, you should have SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The experience in one of the categories National Boating Safety Advisory listed above. Registered lobbyists are not Council (NBSAC) is a federal advisory eligible to serve on Federal advisory committee under the Federal Advisory committees. Registered lobbyists are Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. Appendix, lobbyists required to comply with Public Law 92–463, 86 Stat. 770 as provisions contained in The Lobbying amended. It was established under Disclosure Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–65; authority of 46 U.S.C. 13110 and advises as amended by Title II of Pub. L. 110– the Coast Guard on boating safety 81). Member may be considered to serve regulations and other major boating consecutive terms. Member serves at safety matters. NBSAC has 21 members: their own expense and receives no Seven representatives of State officials salary, or other compensation from the responsible for State boating safety Federal Government. The exception to programs, seven representatives of this policy is when attending NBSAC recreational boat manufacturers and meetings; member may be reimbursed associated equipment manufacturers, for travel expenses and provided per and seven representatives of national diem in accordance with Federal Travel recreational boating organizations and Regulations. the general public, at least five of whom The Department of Homeland are representatives of national Security (DHS) does not discriminate in recreational boating organizations. selection of Council members on the Members are appointed by the Secretary basis of race, color, religion, sex, of the Department of Homeland national origin, political affiliation, Security. sexual orientation, gender identity, The Council usually meets at least marital status, disability and genetic twice each year at a location selected by information, age, membership in an the Coast Guard. It may also meet for employee organization, or other nonextraordinary purposes. Subcommittees merit factor. DHS strives to achieve a or working groups may also meet to widely diverse candidate pool for all of consider specific problems. We will its recruitment actions. If you are interested in applying to consider applications received in become a member of the Committee, response to this notice for the position DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY PO 00000 Frm 00059 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\16MYN1.SGM 16MYN1 28532 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 95 / Friday, May 16, 2014 / Notices send your cover letter and resume to Mr. Jeff Ludwig, Alternate Designated Federal Officer (ADFO) of NBSAC by email or mail according to the instructions in the ADDRESSES section by the deadline in the DATES section of this notice. Specify your area of expertise that qualifies you to serve on NBSAC. Note that during the vetting process, applicants may be asked to provide date of birth and social security number. All email submittals will receive email receipt confirmation. To visit our online docket, go to http://www.regulations.gov. Enter the docket number for this notice (USCG– 2010–0316) in the Search box, and click ‘‘Search.’’ Please do not post your resume or OGE–450 Form on this site. Dated: May 8, 2014. Jonathan C. Burton, Captain, U.S. Coast Guard, Director of Inspections and Compliance. [FR Doc. 2014–11403 Filed 5–15–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–04–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY U.S. Customs and Border Protection [1651–0098] Agency Information Collection Activities: NAFTA Regulations and Certificate of Origin U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security. ACTION: 60-Day notice and request for comments; extension of an existing collection of information. AGENCY: U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) of the Department of Homeland Security will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act: NAFTA Regulations and Certificate of Origin. CBP is proposing that this information collection be extended with no change to the burden hours or to the information collected. This document is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before July 15, 2014 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Attn: Tracey Denning, Regulations and Rulings, Office of International Trade, 90 K Street NE., 10th Floor, Washington, DC 20229–1177. EMCDONALD on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 20:00 May 15, 2014 Jkt 232001 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information should be directed to Tracey Denning, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Regulations and Rulings, Office of International Trade, 90 K Street NE., 10th Floor, Washington, DC 20229– 1177, at 202–325–0265. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: CBP invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13; 44 U.S.C. 3507). The comments should address: (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimates of the burden of the collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; (d) ways to minimize the burden including the use of automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of information technology; and (e) the annual costs burden to respondents or record keepers from the collection of information (a total capital/startup costs and operations and maintenance costs). The comments that are submitted will be summarized and included in the CBP request for OMB approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. In this document, CBP is soliciting comments concerning the following information collection: Title: NAFTA Regulations and Certificate of Origin. OMB Number: 1651–0098. Form Number: CBP Forms 434, 446, and 447. Abstract: On December 17, 1992, the U.S., Mexico and Canada entered into an agreement, ‘‘The North American Free Trade Agreement’’ (NAFTA). The provisions of NAFTA were adopted by the U.S. with the enactment of the North American Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act of 1993 (PL. 103– 182). CBP Form 434, North American Free Trade Certificate of Origin, is used to certify that a good being exported either from the United States into Canada or Mexico or from Canada or Mexico into the United States qualifies as an originating good for purposes of preferential tariff treatment under NAFTA. This form is completed by exporters and/or producers and furnished to CBP upon request. CBP Form 434 is provided for by 19 CFR 181.11 and is accessible at: http:// www.cbp.gov/sites/default/files/ documents/CBP%20Form%20434.pdf. PO 00000 Frm 00060 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 CBP Form 446, NAFTA Verification of Origin Questionnaire, is a questionnaire that CBP personnel use to gather sufficient information from exporters and/or producers to determine whether goods imported into the United States qualify as originating goods for the purposes of preferential tariff treatment under NAFTA. CBP Form 446 is provided for by 19 CFR 181.72 and is accessible at: http://www.cbp.gov/sites/ default/files/documents/ CBP%20Form%20446.pdf. CBP Form 447, North American Free Trade Agreement Motor Vehicle Averaging Election, is used to gather information required by 19 CFR 181 Appendix, Section 11, (2) ‘‘Information Required When Producer Chooses to Average for Motor Vehicles’’. This form is provided to CBP when a manufacturer chooses to average motor vehicles for the purpose of obtaining NAFTA preference. CBP Form 447 is accessible at: http://www.cbp.gov/sites/default/ files/documents/ CBP%20Form%20447.pdf Current Actions: This submission is being made to extend the expiration date for CBP Forms 434, 446, and 447. Type of Review: Extension (without change). Affected Public: Businesses Form 434, NAFTA Certificate of Origin Estimated Number of Respondents: 40,000. Estimated Number of Responses per Respondent: 3. Estimated Time per Response: 15 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 30,000. Form 446, NAFTA Questionnaire Estimated Number of Respondents: 400. Estimated Number of Responses per Respondent: 1. Estimated Time per Response: 45 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 300. Form 447, NAFTA Motor Vehicle Averaging Election Estimated Number of Respondents: 11. Estimated Number of Responses per Respondent: 1.28. Estimated Time per Response: 1 hour. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 14. Dated: May 12, 2014. 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[FR Doc No: 2014-11403]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Coast Guard

[Docket No. USCG-2010-0316]


National Boating Safety Advisory Council; Vacancy

AGENCY: Coast Guard, DHS.

ACTION: Request for applications.

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SUMMARY: The Coast Guard seeks applications for membership on the 
National Boating Safety Advisory Council (NBSAC). This Council advises 
the Coast Guard on recreational boating safety regulations and other 
major boating safety matters.

DATES: Completed applications should reach the Coast Guard on or before 
June 16, 2014.

ADDRESSES: Applicants should send their cover letter and resume via one 
of the following methods:
     By mail: Commandant (CG-BSX-2)/NBSAC, Attn: Mr. Jeff 
Ludwig, U.S. Coast Guard, 2703 Martin Luther King Ave. SE., Stop 7581, 
Washington, DC 20593-7581.
     By email: jeffrey.a.ludwig@uscg.mil.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Jeff Ludwig, ADFO of National 
Boating Safety Advisory Committee; telephone 202-372-1061 or email at 
jeffrey.a.ludwig@uscg.mil.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The National Boating Safety Advisory Council 
(NBSAC) is a federal advisory committee under the Federal Advisory 
Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. Appendix, Public Law 92-463, 86 Stat. 770 as 
amended. It was established under authority of 46 U.S.C. 13110 and 
advises the Coast Guard on boating safety regulations and other major 
boating safety matters. NBSAC has 21 members: Seven representatives of 
State officials responsible for State boating safety programs, seven 
representatives of recreational boat manufacturers and associated 
equipment manufacturers, and seven representatives of national 
recreational boating organizations and the general public, at least 
five of whom are representatives of national recreational boating 
organizations. Members are appointed by the Secretary of the Department 
of Homeland Security.
    The Council usually meets at least twice each year at a location 
selected by the Coast Guard. It may also meet for extraordinary 
purposes. Subcommittees or working groups may also meet to consider 
specific problems. We will consider applications received in response 
to this notice for the position that was vacated on April 2, 2014: One 
representative of State officials responsible for state boating safety 
programs. The appointee for this position will serve the remainder of 
the previous member's term, which expires December 31, 2015.
    Applicants are considered for membership on the basis of their 
particular expertise, knowledge, and experience in recreational boating 
safety. Appointments for the 2014 vacancies remain pending. The 2014 
vacancies were announced in the Federal Register on January 9, 2013 (78 
FR 1865). Any applicant who applied for one of the ``State officials 
responsible for state boating safety programs'' vacancies a will 
automatically be considered for this additional vacancy and does not 
need to submit another application. Similarly, any applicant who 
applied for one of the 2015 vacancies for ``State officials responsible 
for state boating safety programs'' announced in the Federal Register 
on March 11, 2014 (79 FR 13664) will automatically be considered for 
this additional vacancy and does not need to submit another 
application. Individuals, who submitted an application for any year 
prior to 2014, are asked to re-submit an application if the individual 
wishes to apply for any of the vacancies announced in this notice.
    To be eligible, you should have experience in one of the categories 
listed above. Registered lobbyists are not eligible to serve on Federal 
advisory committees. Registered lobbyists are lobbyists required to 
comply with provisions contained in The Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995 
(Pub. L. 104-65; as amended by Title II of Pub. L. 110-81). Member may 
be considered to serve consecutive terms. Member serves at their own 
expense and receives no salary, or other compensation from the Federal 
Government. The exception to this policy is when attending NBSAC 
meetings; member may be reimbursed for travel expenses and provided per 
diem in accordance with Federal Travel Regulations.
    The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) does not discriminate in 
selection of Council members on the basis of race, color, religion, 
sex, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender 
identity, marital status, disability and genetic information, age, 
membership in an employee organization, or other non-merit factor. DHS 
strives to achieve a widely diverse candidate pool for all of its 
recruitment actions.
    If you are interested in applying to become a member of the 
Committee,

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send your cover letter and resume to Mr. Jeff Ludwig, Alternate 
Designated Federal Officer (ADFO) of NBSAC by email or mail according 
to the instructions in the ADDRESSES section by the deadline in the 
DATES section of this notice. Specify your area of expertise that 
qualifies you to serve on NBSAC. Note that during the vetting process, 
applicants may be asked to provide date of birth and social security 
number. All email submittals will receive email receipt confirmation.
    To visit our online docket, go to http://www.regulations.gov. Enter 
the docket number for this notice (USCG-2010-0316) in the Search box, 
and click ``Search.'' Please do not post your resume or OGE-450 Form on 
this site.

    Dated: May 8, 2014.
Jonathan C. Burton,
Captain, U.S. Coast Guard, Director of Inspections and Compliance.
[FR Doc. 2014-11403 Filed 5-15-14; 8:45 am]
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