Opportunity for Sponsorship of the GreenGov Symposium, 65194-65195 [2014-26046]

Download as PDF mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 65194 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 212 / Monday, November 3, 2014 / Notices the Agreement: (a) An administrative or judicial hearing; (b) judicial review or other challenge or contest of the validity of the Order or of the Commission’s actions; (c) a determination by the Commission of whether WilliamsSonoma failed to comply with the CPSA and the underlying regulations; (d) a statement of findings of fact and conclusions of law; and (e) any claims under the Equal Access to Justice Act. 27. Paragraphs 21, 22, and 23 of the Settlement Agreement between Williams-Sonoma, Inc. and the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, CPSC Docket No.: 13–C0005, 78 Federal Register 27,190 (May 9, 2013), which Williams-Sonoma has represented have been implemented, hereby are incorporated by reference into this Agreement as if fully set forth herein. 28. The parties acknowledge and agree that the Commission may make public disclosure of the terms of the Agreement and the Order. 29. Williams-Sonoma represents that the Agreement: (i) Is entered into freely and voluntarily, without any degree of duress or compulsion whatsoever; (ii) has been duly authorized; and (iii) constitutes the valid and binding obligation of Williams-Sonoma, and each of its successors and/or assigns, enforceable against Williams-Sonoma in accordance with the Agreement’s terms. The individuals signing the Agreement on behalf of Williams-Sonoma represent and warrant that they are duly authorized by Williams-Sonoma to execute the Agreement. 30. The Commission signatories represent that they are signing the Agreement in their official capacities and that they are authorized to execute the Agreement. 31. The Agreement is governed by the laws of the United States. 32. The Agreement and the Order shall apply to, and be binding upon, Williams-Sonoma and each of its subsidiaries, successors, transferees, and assigns; and a violation of the Agreement or Order may subject Williams-Sonoma and each of its subsidiaries, successors, transferees, and assigns to appropriate legal action. 33. The Agreement and the Order constitute the complete agreement between the parties on the subject matter contained herein and therein. 34. The Agreement may be used in interpreting the Order. Understandings, agreements, representations, or interpretations apart from those contained in the Agreement and the Order may not be used to vary or contradict their terms. For purposes of construction, the Agreement shall be deemed to have been drafted by both of VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:37 Oct 31, 2014 Jkt 235001 the parties, and therefore, the Agreement shall not be construed against any party for that reason in any subsequent dispute. 35. The Agreement shall not be waived, amended, modified, or otherwise altered, except as in accordance with the provisions of 16 CFR 1118.20(h). The Agreement may be executed in counterparts. 36. If any provision of the Agreement or the Order is held to be illegal, invalid, or unenforceable under present or future laws effective during the terms of the Agreement and the Order, such provision shall be fully severable. The balance of the Agreement and the Order shall remain in full force and effect, unless the Commission and WilliamsSonoma agree that severing the provision materially affects the purpose of the Agreement and Order. Williams-Sonoma, Inc. Dated: October 14, 2014 By: Julie P. Whalen Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Williams-Sonoma, Inc., 3250 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94109 Dated: October 15, 2014 By: lllllllllllllllllll Eric A. Rubel Arnold & Porter, LLP, 555 Twelfth Street, NW, Washington, DC 20004–1206, Counsel for Williams-Sonoma, Inc. U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Staff Stephanie Tsacoumis General Counsel Mary T. Boyle Deputy General Counsel Mary B. Murphy Assistant General Counsel Dated: October 16, 2014 By: lllllllllllllllllll Gregory M. Reyes Trial Attorney, Division of Compliance Order Upon consideration of the Settlement Agreement entered into between Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (WilliamsSonoma), and the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (Commission), and the Commission having jurisdiction over the subject matter and over Williams-Sonoma, and it appearing that the Settlement Agreement and the Order are in the public interest, it is Ordered that the Settlement Agreement be, and is, hereby, accepted; and it is Further ordered, that WilliamsSonoma shall comply with the terms of the Settlement Agreement and shall pay a civil penalty of $700,000.00 within PO 00000 Frm 00020 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 twenty (20) calendar days after receiving service of the Commission’s final Order accepting the Settlement Agreement. Upon failure of Williams-Sonoma to make the foregoing payment when due, interest on the unpaid amount shall accrue and be paid by Williams-Sonoma at the federal legal rate of interest set forth at 28 U.S.C. 1961(a) and (b). If Williams-Sonoma fails to make such a payment or to comply in full with any other provision as set forth in the Settlement Agreement, such conduct will be considered a violation of the Settlement Agreement and Order. Provisionally accepted and provisional Order issued on the 29th day of October, 2014. By order of the commission: lllllllllllllllllllll Todd A. Stevenson, Secretary, U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. [FR Doc. 2014–26065 Filed 10–31–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6355–01–P COUNCIL ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY Opportunity for Sponsorship of the GreenGov Symposium Council on Environmental Quality. ACTION: Notice. GreenGov Symposium Call for Co-Sponsors. AGENCY: This notice informs the public of the opportunity for eligible nongovernmental entities to submit an application for co-sponsorship of a potential White House Council on Environmental Quality 2015 GreenGov Symposium. Those interested in becoming co-sponsors should submit an application for co-sponsorship by November 28, 2014. DATES: To be considered, applications for co-sponsorship must be received via email no later than 5:00p.m. Eastern Time on November 28, 2014. ADDRESSES: Applications and any supporting materials may be submitted electronically to the White House Council on Environmental Quality, Office of the Federal Environmental Executive at ofee@ceq.eop.gov. FOR FUTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Will Garvey, Office of the Federal Environmental Executive, White House Council on Environmental Quality, wgarvey@ceq.eop.gov. SUPPLEMENTALARY INFORMATION: SUMMARY: Application Information Only non-government entities that are not-for-profit corporations or entities are eligible for co-sponsorship of the 2015 E:\FR\FM\03NON1.SGM 03NON1 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 212 / Monday, November 3, 2014 / Notices GreenGov Symposium. Potential cosponsors could include, but are not limited to, registered 501(c)3 organizations and academic institutions. Eligible entities, including consortia of eligible entities, interested in cosponsoring the 2015 GreenGov Symposium effort should demonstrate and provide relevant information on: • Alignment of their organization’s mission and goals with the mission and goals of the Council on Environmental Quality and the Office of the Federal Environmental Executive and with the general purpose of the Symposium; • ability to contribute to selection of Symposium location(s), associated logistics, agenda planning, speaker proposal and selection, and event outreach; • experience working successfully with private sector, state and local government and academic sector stakeholders that would attend a GreenGov event; • ability to travel to various locations within the continental United States, if necessary to host GreenGov events; • technical and programmatic ability to support Internet and Web-based production of GreenGov educational events; and • ability to support both major multiple day symposium event as well as limited topic specific seminars and workshops. mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Background GreenGov is a Council on Environmental Quality initiative focused on Federal energy and sustainability efforts. Past GreenGov Symposiums brought sustainability leaders and newcomers in the Federal, state, and local government, academic, non-profit and private sectors together to learn from each other, share ideas, and help develop innovative solutions to energy and sustainability challenges in Federal operations. By design, the GreenGov Symposium helps the Federal community save energy, save money, and address sustainability goals and targets under Executive Order 13514, ‘‘Federal Leadership in Environmental, Energy, and Economic Performance.’’ Historical information on GreenGov is available at http://www.whitehouse.gov//greengov. Authority: 42 U.S.C. 4342, 4344. Dated: October 29, 2014. Kate E. Brandt, Federal Environmental Executive. [FR Doc. 2014–26046 Filed 10–31–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3225–F5–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:37 Oct 31, 2014 Jkt 235001 DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Defense Acquisition Regulations System [Docket Number DARS–2014–0037] Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense (DoD). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Defense Acquisition Regulations System has submitted to OMB for clearance, the following proposal for collection of information under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. chapter 35). DATES: Consideration will be given to all comments received by December 3, 2014. SUMMARY: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title, Associated Form, and OMB Number: Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) Part 239, Acquisition of Information Technology, and the associated clauses at 252.239–7000 and 252.239–7006; OMB Control Number 0704–0341. Type of Request: Extension. Number of Respondents: 387. Responses per Respondent: 33. Annual Responses: 12,915. Average Burden per Response: approximately 0.6 hour. Annual Burden Hours: 7,106. Needs and Uses: This requirement provides for the collection of information from contractors regarding security of information technology; tariffs pertaining to telecommunications services; and proposals from common carriers to perform special construction under contracts for telecommunications services. Contracting officers and other DoD personnel use the information to ensure that information systems are protected; to participate in the establishment of tariffs for telecommunications services; and to establish reasonable prices for special construction by common carriers. Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit entities and not-for-profit institutions. Frequency: On occasion. OMB Desk Officer: Ms. Jasmeet Seehra. Written comments and recommendations on the proposed information collection should be sent to Ms. Seehra at the Office of Management and Budget, Desk Officer for DoD, Room 10236, New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503. PO 00000 Frm 00021 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 65195 You may also submit comments, identified by docket number and title, by the following method: Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. Instructions: All submissions received must include the agency name, docket number, and title for the Federal Register document. The general policy for comments and other public submissions from members of the public is to make these submissions available for public viewing on the Internet at http://www.regulations.gov as they are received without change, including any personal identifiers or contact information provided. To confirm receipt of your comment(s), please check http://www.regulations.gov approximately two to three days after submission to verify posting (except allow 30 days for posting of comments submitted by mail). DoD Clearance Officer: Mr. Frederick C. Licari. Written requests for copies of the information collection proposal should be sent to Mr. Licari at: Publication Collections Program, WHS/ESD Information Management Division, 4800 Mark Center Drive, 2nd Floor, East Tower, Suite 02G09, Alexandria, VA 22350–3100. Manuel Quinones, Editor, Defense Acquisition Regulations System. [FR Doc. 2014–26029 Filed 10–31–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Department of the Navy [Docket ID: USN–2014–0022] Proposed Collection; Comment Request Navy Exchange Service Command (NEXCOM), DON, DoD. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Navy Exchange Service Command (NEXCOM) announces a proposed public information collection and seeks public comment on the provisions thereof. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed 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 estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; (c) ways to SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\03NON1.SGM 03NON1

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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 212 (Monday, November 3, 2014)]
[Notices]
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COUNCIL ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY


Opportunity for Sponsorship of the GreenGov Symposium

AGENCY: Council on Environmental Quality.

ACTION: Notice. GreenGov Symposium Call for Co-Sponsors.

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SUMMARY: This notice informs the public of the opportunity for eligible 
non-governmental entities to submit an application for co-sponsorship 
of a potential White House Council on Environmental Quality 2015 
GreenGov Symposium. Those interested in becoming co-sponsors should 
submit an application for co-sponsorship by November 28, 2014.

DATES: To be considered, applications for co-sponsorship must be 
received via email no later than 5:00p.m. Eastern Time on November 28, 
2014.

ADDRESSES: Applications and any supporting materials may be submitted 
electronically to the White House Council on Environmental Quality, 
Office of the Federal Environmental Executive at ofee@ceq.eop.gov.

FOR FUTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Will Garvey, Office of the Federal 
Environmental Executive, White House Council on Environmental Quality, 
wgarvey@ceq.eop.gov.

SUPPLEMENTALARY INFORMATION:

Application Information

    Only non-government entities that are not-for-profit corporations 
or entities are eligible for co-sponsorship of the 2015

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GreenGov Symposium. Potential co-sponsors could include, but are not 
limited to, registered 501(c)3 organizations and academic institutions. 
Eligible entities, including consortia of eligible entities, interested 
in co-sponsoring the 2015 GreenGov Symposium effort should demonstrate 
and provide relevant information on:
     Alignment of their organization's mission and goals with 
the mission and goals of the Council on Environmental Quality and the 
Office of the Federal Environmental Executive and with the general 
purpose of the Symposium;
     ability to contribute to selection of Symposium 
location(s), associated logistics, agenda planning, speaker proposal 
and selection, and event outreach;
     experience working successfully with private sector, state 
and local government and academic sector stakeholders that would attend 
a GreenGov event;
     ability to travel to various locations within the 
continental United States, if necessary to host GreenGov events;
     technical and programmatic ability to support Internet and 
Web-based production of GreenGov educational events; and
     ability to support both major multiple day symposium event 
as well as limited topic specific seminars and workshops.

Background

    GreenGov is a Council on Environmental Quality initiative focused 
on Federal energy and sustainability efforts. Past GreenGov Symposiums 
brought sustainability leaders and newcomers in the Federal, state, and 
local government, academic, non-profit and private sectors together to 
learn from each other, share ideas, and help develop innovative 
solutions to energy and sustainability challenges in Federal 
operations. By design, the GreenGov Symposium helps the Federal 
community save energy, save money, and address sustainability goals and 
targets under Executive Order 13514, ``Federal Leadership in 
Environmental, Energy, and Economic Performance.'' Historical 
information on GreenGov is available at http://www.whitehouse.gov//greengov.

    Authority:  42 U.S.C. 4342, 4344.

    Dated: October 29, 2014.
Kate E. Brandt,
Federal Environmental Executive.
[FR Doc. 2014-26046 Filed 10-31-14; 8:45 am]
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