Advisory Committee on Commercial Operations to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (COAC) Charter Renewal, 25312 [2015-10371]

Download as PDF 25312 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 85 / Monday, May 4, 2015 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY submit a comment?’’ located on the right hand side of the main site page. U.S. Customs and Border Protection FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: [Docket No. USCBP–2015–0014] Advisory Committee on Commercial Operations to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (COAC) Charter Renewal U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security (DHS). ACTION: Committee Management; Notice of Federal Advisory Committee Charter Renewal AGENCY: The Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has determined that the renewal of the charter of the Advisory Committee on Commercial Operations to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (COAC) is necessary and in the public interest in connection with the U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP’s) performance of its duties. This determination follows consultation with the Committee Management Secretariat, General Services Administration. Name of Committee: Advisory Committee on Commercial Operations to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (COAC). ADDRESSES: If you desire to submit comments on this action, they must be submitted by July 6, 2015. Comments must be identified by (docket number) and may be submitted by one of the following methods: • Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. • Email: (Tradeevents@dhs.gov). Include the docket number in the subject line of the message. • Fax: (202) 325–4290. • Mail: Ms. Wanda Tate, Office of Trade Relations, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Room 3.5A, Washington, DC 20229. • Instructions: All submissions received must include the words ‘‘Department of Homeland Security’’ and USCBP–2015–0014, the docket number for this action. Comments received will be posted without alteration at http://www.regulations.gov including any personal information provided. • Docket: For access to the docket to read background documents or comments received, go to http:// www.regulations.gov and search for Docket Number USCBP–2015–0014. To submit a comment, see the link on the Regulations.gov Web site for ‘‘How do I mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:40 May 01, 2015 Jkt 235001 Ms. Wanda Tate, Office of Trade Relations, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Room 3.5A, Washington, DC 20229; telephone (202) 344–1440; facsimile (202) 325– 4290. Purpose and Objective: The charter of the Advisory Committee on Commercial Operations to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (COAC) is being renewed for two years in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) 5 U.S.C. Appendix. A copy of the charter can be found at http:// www.cbp.gov/sites/default/files/ documents/COAC%20Charter%20Filed %203.23.15.pdf. COAC provides advice to the Secretary of Homeland Security, the Secretary of the Treasury, and the Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) on matters pertaining to the commercial operations of CBP and related functions within the Department of Homeland Security and the Department of the Treasury. The COAC may consider issues such as: global supply chain security and facilitation, CBP modernization and automation, air cargo security, customs broker regulations, trade enforcement, exports, trusted trader, revenue modernization, One U.S. Government approach to trade and safety of imports, agricultural inspection, and protection of intellectual property rights. Duration: The committee’s charter is effective March 23, 2015, and expires March 23, 2017. Responsible CBP Officials: Ms. Maria Luisa Boyce, Office of Trade Relations, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Room 3.5A, Washington, DC 20229; telephone (202) 344–1440. Dated: April 29, 2015. Maria Luisa Boyce, Senior Advisor for Private Sector Engagement/Executive Director, Office of Trade Relations. [FR Doc. 2015–10371 Filed 5–1–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–14–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY U.S. Customs and Border Protection Approval of the Strawn Group, as a Commercial Gauger U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security. AGENCY: PO 00000 Frm 00039 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Notice of approval of The Strawn Group, as a commercial gauger. ACTION: Notice is hereby given, pursuant to CBP regulations, that The Strawn Group has been approved to gauge petroleum and certain petroleum products for customs purposes for the next three years as of October 31, 2014. SUMMARY: Effective Dates: The approval of The Strawn Group, as commercial gauger became effective on October 31, 2014. The next triennial inspection date will be scheduled for October 2017. DATES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Approved Gauger and Accredited Laboratories Manager, Laboratories and Scientific Services Directorate, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, 1331 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Suite 1500N, Washington, DC 20229, tel. 202– 344–1060. Notice is hereby given pursuant to 19 CFR 151.13, that The Strawn Group, 3855 Villa Ridge Road, Houston, TX 77068, has been approved to gauge petroleum and certain petroleum products for customs purposes, in accordance with the provisions of 19 CFR 151.13. The Strawn Group is approved for the following gauging procedures for petroleum and certain petroleum products per the American Petroleum Institute (API) Measurement Standards: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: API chapters Title 8.2 .......... Standard practice for automatic sampling of liquid petroleum and petroleum products. Standard practice for mixing and handling of liquid samples of petroleum and petroleum products. 8.3 .......... Anyone wishing to employ this entity to conduct gauger services should request and receive written assurances from the entity that it is approved by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection to conduct the specific gauger service requested. Alternatively, inquiries regarding the specific gauger service this entity is approved to perform may be directed to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection by calling (202) 344–1060. The inquiry may also be sent to cbp.labhq@dhs.gov. Please reference the Web site listed below for a complete listing of CBP approved gaugers and accredited laboratories. http:// www.cbp.gov/about/labs-scientific/ commercial-gaugers-and-laboratories E:\FR\FM\04MYN1.SGM 04MYN1

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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

U.S. Customs and Border Protection

[Docket No. USCBP-2015-0014]


Advisory Committee on Commercial Operations to U.S. Customs and 
Border Protection (COAC) Charter Renewal

AGENCY: U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland 
Security (DHS).

ACTION: Committee Management; Notice of Federal Advisory Committee 
Charter Renewal

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SUMMARY: The Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has 
determined that the renewal of the charter of the Advisory Committee on 
Commercial Operations to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (COAC) is 
necessary and in the public interest in connection with the U.S. 
Customs and Border Protection's (CBP's) performance of its duties. This 
determination follows consultation with the Committee Management 
Secretariat, General Services Administration.
    Name of Committee: Advisory Committee on Commercial Operations to 
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (COAC).

ADDRESSES: If you desire to submit comments on this action, they must 
be submitted by July 6, 2015. Comments must be identified by (docket 
number) and may be submitted by one of the following methods:
     Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. 
Follow the instructions for submitting comments.
     Email: (Tradeevents@dhs.gov). Include the docket number in 
the subject line of the message.
     Fax: (202) 325-4290.
     Mail: Ms. Wanda Tate, Office of Trade Relations, U.S. 
Customs and Border Protection, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Room 3.5A, 
Washington, DC 20229.
     Instructions: All submissions received must include the 
words ``Department of Homeland Security'' and USCBP-2015-0014, the 
docket number for this action. Comments received will be posted without 
alteration at http://www.regulations.gov including any personal 
information provided.
     Docket: For access to the docket to read background 
documents or comments received, go to http://www.regulations.gov and 
search for Docket Number USCBP-2015-0014. To submit a comment, see the 
link on the Regulations.gov Web site for ``How do I submit a comment?'' 
located on the right hand side of the main site page.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Wanda Tate, Office of Trade 
Relations, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue 
NW., Room 3.5A, Washington, DC 20229; telephone (202) 344-1440; 
facsimile (202) 325-4290.
    Purpose and Objective: The charter of the Advisory Committee on 
Commercial Operations to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (COAC) is 
being renewed for two years in accordance with the Federal Advisory 
Committee Act (FACA) 5 U.S.C. Appendix. A copy of the charter can be 
found at http://www.cbp.gov/sites/default/files/documents/COAC%20Charter%20Filed%203.23.15.pdf. COAC provides advice to the 
Secretary of Homeland Security, the Secretary of the Treasury, and the 
Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) on matters 
pertaining to the commercial operations of CBP and related functions 
within the Department of Homeland Security and the Department of the 
Treasury. The COAC may consider issues such as: global supply chain 
security and facilitation, CBP modernization and automation, air cargo 
security, customs broker regulations, trade enforcement, exports, 
trusted trader, revenue modernization, One U.S. Government approach to 
trade and safety of imports, agricultural inspection, and protection of 
intellectual property rights.
    Duration: The committee's charter is effective March 23, 2015, and 
expires March 23, 2017.
    Responsible CBP Officials: Ms. Maria Luisa Boyce, Office of Trade 
Relations, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue 
NW., Room 3.5A, Washington, DC 20229; telephone (202) 344-1440.

    Dated: April 29, 2015.
Maria Luisa Boyce,
Senior Advisor for Private Sector Engagement/Executive Director, Office 
of Trade Relations.
[FR Doc. 2015-10371 Filed 5-1-15; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 9111-14-P