Homeland Security Advisory Council-New Tasking, 68688 [2014-27201]

Download as PDF 68688 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 222 / Tuesday, November 18, 2014 / Notices 93.929, Center for Medical Rehabilitation Research; 93.209, Contraception and Infertility Loan Repayment Program, National Institutes of Health, HHS). Dated: November 13, 2014. Michelle Trout, Program Analyst, Office of Federal Advisory Committee Policy. [FR Doc. 2014–27349 Filed 11–17–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4140–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY [Docket No. DHS–2014–0063] Homeland Security Advisory Council— New Tasking The Office of Policy, DHS. Notice of task assignment for the Homeland Security Advisory Council. AGENCY: ACTION: The Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Jeh Johnson tasked his Homeland Security Advisory Council (HSAC) to establish a subcommittee entitled the Foreign Fighter Task Force on Thursday, October 29, 2014. The Foreign Fighter Task Force will provide ongoing recommendations to the Homeland Security Advisory Council on the foreign fighter threat and its impact on our homeland security. This notice informs the public of the establishment of the Foreign Fighter Task Force and is not a solicitation for membership. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ben Haiman, Deputy Executive Director, Homeland Security Advisory Council and Director, Foreign Fighter Task Force at 202–447–3135 or Ben.Haiman@ hq.dhs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Homeland Security Advisory Council provides organizationally independent, strategic, timely, specific, and actionable advice and recommendations for the consideration of the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security on matters related to homeland security. The Homeland Security Advisory Council is comprised of leaders of local law enforcement, first responders, state and local government, the private sector, and academia. Tasking: The Foreign Fighter Task Force will develop findings and recommendations in the following topic areas: (1) What strategies can the Department of Homeland Security employ to prevent Americans from joining foreign fighting efforts abroad? (2) Examine whether current border, immigration, and transportation security policies are appropriate in addressing tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:27 Nov 17, 2014 Jkt 235001 the return of foreign fighters. (3) Recommend strategies to effectively prevent individuals, returning from foreign fighting experiences, from engaging in violence within their communities. Schedule: The Foreign Fighters Task Force’s findings and recommendations will be submitted to the Homeland Security Advisory Council for their deliberation and vote during its upcoming public meetings. Once the report(s) are voted on by the Homeland Security Advisory Council, they will be sent to the Secretary for his review and acceptance. The Foreign Fighter Task Force findings and recommendations will be submitted to the Homeland Security Advisory Council, first through an interim report, than on a standing basis thereafter following the publication of this tasking on the listed date. Dated: November 12, 2014. Mike Miron, Director, Homeland Security Advisory Council, DHS. [FR Doc. 2014–27201 Filed 11–17–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–9M–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Office of the Secretary [15XD4523WK DWK000000.000000 DS64900000 DQ.64920.15COPER] Proposed Renewal of Information Collection: 1090–0008, E-Government Web Site Customer Satisfaction Survey (Formerly American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) EGovernment Web Site Customer Satisfaction Survey) Office of Strategic Employee and Organization Development, Federal Consulting Group, Interior. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: The Department of the Interior, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal Agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104–13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). Currently, the Federal Consulting Group within the Department of the Interior is soliciting comments concerning the EGovernment Web site Customer Satisfaction Survey used by numerous Federal agencies to continuously assess and improve their Web sites. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00029 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Consideration will be given to all comments received by January 20, 2015. ADDRESSES: Written comments may be submitted to the Federal Consulting Group, Attention: Richard Tate, 1849 C St NW., MS MIB 2256, Washington, DC 20240–0001. Comments may also be sent by facsimile to (202) 513–7686, or via email to Richard_Tate@ios.doi.gov. Individuals providing comments should reference Web site Customer Satisfaction Surveys. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To request additional information or copies of the form(s) and instructions, please write to the Federal Consulting Group (see contact information in the ADDRESSES section above). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: E-Government Web site Customer Satisfaction Survey (Formerly American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) E-Government Web site Customer Satisfaction Survey) OMB Control Number: 1090–0008 Abstract: The proposed renewal of this information collection provides a means to consistently assess, benchmark and improve customer satisfaction with Federal Agency Web sites within the Executive Branch. The Federal Consulting Group of the Department of the Interior serves as the executive agent for this methodology and has partnered with ForeSee Results, Inc., to offer this assessment to Federal Agencies. ForeSee Results is a leader in customer satisfaction and customer experience management on the web. Its methodology (Customer Experience Analytics or CXA) is a derivative of the most respected, credible, and wellknown measure of customer satisfaction in the country, the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI). This methodology combines survey data and a patented econometric model to precisely measure the customer satisfaction of Web site users, identify specific areas for improvement and determine the impact of those improvements on customer satisfaction and future customer behaviors. The ForeSee CXA methodology is the only cross-agency methodology for obtaining comparable measures of customer satisfaction with Federal Government Web sites. The ultimate purpose of this methodology is to help improve the quality of goods and services available to American citizens, including those from the Federal Government. 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[FR Doc No: 2014-27201]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

[Docket No. DHS-2014-0063]


Homeland Security Advisory Council--New Tasking

AGENCY: The Office of Policy, DHS.

ACTION: Notice of task assignment for the Homeland Security Advisory 
Council.

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SUMMARY: The Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), 
Jeh Johnson tasked his Homeland Security Advisory Council (HSAC) to 
establish a subcommittee entitled the Foreign Fighter Task Force on 
Thursday, October 29, 2014. The Foreign Fighter Task Force will provide 
ongoing recommendations to the Homeland Security Advisory Council on 
the foreign fighter threat and its impact on our homeland security.
    This notice informs the public of the establishment of the Foreign 
Fighter Task Force and is not a solicitation for membership.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ben Haiman, Deputy Executive Director, 
Homeland Security Advisory Council and Director, Foreign Fighter Task 
Force at 202-447-3135 or Ben.Haiman@hq.dhs.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Homeland Security Advisory Council 
provides organizationally independent, strategic, timely, specific, and 
actionable advice and recommendations for the consideration of the 
Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security on matters related to 
homeland security. The Homeland Security Advisory Council is comprised 
of leaders of local law enforcement, first responders, state and local 
government, the private sector, and academia.
    Tasking: The Foreign Fighter Task Force will develop findings and 
recommendations in the following topic areas: (1) What strategies can 
the Department of Homeland Security employ to prevent Americans from 
joining foreign fighting efforts abroad? (2) Examine whether current 
border, immigration, and transportation security policies are 
appropriate in addressing the return of foreign fighters. (3) Recommend 
strategies to effectively prevent individuals, returning from foreign 
fighting experiences, from engaging in violence within their 
communities.
    Schedule: The Foreign Fighters Task Force's findings and 
recommendations will be submitted to the Homeland Security Advisory 
Council for their deliberation and vote during its upcoming public 
meetings. Once the report(s) are voted on by the Homeland Security 
Advisory Council, they will be sent to the Secretary for his review and 
acceptance. The Foreign Fighter Task Force findings and recommendations 
will be submitted to the Homeland Security Advisory Council, first 
through an interim report, than on a standing basis thereafter 
following the publication of this tasking on the listed date.

    Dated: November 12, 2014.
Mike Miron,
Director, Homeland Security Advisory Council, DHS.
[FR Doc. 2014-27201 Filed 11-17-14; 8:45 am]
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