Notification of Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee; Public Meeting, 28048-28049 [2015-12000]

Download as PDF 28048 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 94 / Friday, May 15, 2015 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY United States Mint Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee Membership Applications Request for Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee Membership Applications. ACTION: Pursuant to United States Code, Title 31, section 5135 (b), the United States Mint is accepting applications for appointment to the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) as a member representing the interests of the general public in the coinage of the United States. The CCAC was established to: D Advise 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 produced by the United States Mint. D Advise the Secretary of the Treasury with regard to the events, persons, or places that the CCAC recommends 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. D Make recommendations with respect to the mintage level for any commemorative coin recommended. Total membership consists of 11 voting members appointed by the Secretary of the Treasury: D One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her education, training, or experience as nationally or internationally recognized curator in the United States of a numismatic collection; D One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her experience in the medallic arts or sculpture; D One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her education, training, or experience in American history; D One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her education, training, or experience in numismatics; D Three persons who can represent the interests of the general public in the coinage of the United States; and D Four persons appointed by the Secretary of the Treasury on the basis of the recommendations by the House and Senate leadership. Members are appointed for a term of four years. No individual may be appointed to the CCAC while serving as an officer or employee of the Federal Government. The CCAC is subject to the direction of the Secretary of the Treasury. mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:20 May 14, 2015 Jkt 235001 Meetings of the CCAC are open to the public and are held approximately five to seven times per year. The United States Mint is responsible for providing the necessary support, technical services, and advice to the CCAC. CCAC members are not paid for their time or services, but, consistent with Federal Travel Regulations, members are reimbursed for their travel and lodging expenses to attend meetings. Members are Special Government Employees and are subject to the Standards of Ethical Conduct for Employees of the Executive Branch (5 CFR part 2653). The United States Mint will review all submissions and will forward its recommendations to the Secretary of the Treasury for appointment consideration. Candidates should include specific skills, abilities, talents, and credentials to support their applications. The United States Mint is interested in candidates who are recognized as having unique and valued talents or as an accomplished professional; have demonstrated experience, knowledge, interest or background in a variety of fields, including numismatics, art, education, working with youth, or American heritage and culture; have demonstrated interest and a commitment to actively participate in CCAC meetings and activities, and a demonstrated understanding of the role of the CCAC and the obligations of a Special Government Employee; possess demonstrated leadership skills in their fields of expertise or discipline; possess a demonstrated desire for public service; and have a history of honorable professional and personal conduct, as well as successful standing in their communities; and who are free of professional, political, or financial interests that could negatively affect their ability to provide impartial advice. Application Deadline: Friday, June 19, 2015. Receipt of Applications: Any member of the public wishing to be considered for participation on the CCAC should submit a resume and cover letter describing his or her reasons for seeking and qualifications for membership, by email to info@ccac.gov, by fax to 202– 756–6525, or by mail to the United States Mint; 801 9th Street NW., Washington, DC 20220; Attn: Greg Weinman. Submissions must be postmarked no later than Friday, June 19, 2015. Notice Concerning Delivery of FirstClass and Priority Mail: First-class mail to the United States Mint is put through an irradiation process to protect against biological contamination. Support materials put through this process may suffer PO 00000 Frm 00164 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 irreversible damage. We encourage you to consider using alternate delivery services, especially when sending timesensitive material. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: William Norton, United States Mint Liaison to the CCAC; 801 9th Street NW., Washington, DC 20220, or call 202–354–7458. Dated: May 11, 2015. Beverly Ortega Babers, Chief Administrative Officer, United States Mint. [FR Doc. 2015–11786 Filed 5–14–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY United States Mint Notification of Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee; Public Meeting 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 June 16–17, 2015. Date: June 16–17, 2015. Time: June 16, 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. June 17, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Location: Conference Room A, United States Mint, 801 9th Street NW., Washington, DC 20220. Subject: Review and consideration of candidate designs for the National Park Service 100th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Program, the Foot Soldiers of the 1965 Selma to Montgomery Voting Rights March Congressional Gold Medal, the 65th Infantry Regiment (Borinqueneers) Congressional Gold Medal, and the First Spouse Gold Coin honoring Nancy Reagan. 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: E:\FR\FM\15MYN1.SGM 15MYN1 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 94 / Friday, May 15, 2015 / Notices 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). Dated: May 11, 2015. Beverly Ortega Babers, Chief Administrative Officer, United States Mint. [FR Doc. 2015–12000 Filed 5–14–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0823] Expanded Access to Non-VA Care Through the Veterans Choice Program Activities: Under OMB Review Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501–3521), this notice announces that the Veterans Health Administration (VHA), Department of Veterans Affairs, will submit the collection of information abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The PRA submission describes the nature of the information collection and its expected cost and burden and includes the actual data collection instrument. SUMMARY: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection of information should be received on or before June 15, 2015. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information through www.Regulations.gov, or to Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, Attn: VA Desk Officer; 725 17th St. NW., Washington, DC 20503 or sent through electronic mail to oira_submission@ omb.eop.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0823 (Expanded Access to Non-VA Care through the Veterans Choice Program)’’ in any correspondence. During the comment mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES DATES: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:20 May 14, 2015 Jkt 235001 period, comments may be viewed online through the FDMS. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Crystal Rennie, Enterprise Records Service (005R1B), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 632– 7492 or email crystal.rennie@va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900– 0823 (Expanded Access to Non-VA Care through the Veterans Choice Program)’’ in any correspondence. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under the PRA of 1995 (Public Law 104–13; 44 U.S.C. 3501–3521), Federal agencies must obtain approval from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for each collection of information they conduct or sponsor. This request for comment is being made pursuant to Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the PRA. With respect to the following collection of information, VHA invites comments on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of VHA’s functions, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) the accuracy of VHA’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of information technology. Titles: Election to Receive Authorized Non-VA Care and Selection of Provider for the Veterans Choice Program. OMB Control Number: 2900–0823. Type of Review: Extension. Abstract: Section 17.1515 requires eligible veterans to notify VA whether the veteran elects to receive authorized non-VA care through the Veterans Choice Program, be placed on an electronic waiting list, or be scheduled for an appointment with a VA health care provider. Section 17.1515(b)(1) also allows eligible veterans to specify a particular non-VA entity or health care provider, if that entity or provider meets certain requirements. Affected Public: Individuals or Households. Estimated Annual Burden: 185,721 burden hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 2 minutes. Frequency of Response: 12.64 times per year. Estimated Number of Respondents: 440,794 respondents. Titles: Health-Care Plan Information for the Veterans Choice Program. PO 00000 Frm 00165 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 28049 OMB Control Number: 2900–0823. Type of Review: Extension. Abstract: Section 17.1510(d) requires eligible veterans to submit to VA information about their health-care plan to participate in the Veterans Choice Program. Affected Public: Individuals or Households. Estimated Annual Burden: 88,159 burden hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 10 minutes. Frequency of Response: 1.2 times per year. Estimated Number of Respondents: 440,794 respondents. Titles: Submission of Medical Record Information under the Veterans Choice Program. OMB Control Number: 2900–0823. Type of Review: Extension. Abstract: Participating eligible entities and providers are required to submit a copy of any medical record related to hospital care or medical services furnished under this Program to an eligible veteran. Affected Public: Individuals or Households. Estimated Annual Burden: 464,428 burden hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 5 minutes. Frequency of Response: 29.80 times per year. Estimated Number of Respondents: 187,000 respondents. Titles: Submission of Information on Credentials and Licenses by Eligible Entities or Providers. OMB Control Number: 2900–0823. Type of Review: Extension. Abstract: Section 17.1530 requires eligible entities and providers to submit verification that the entity or provider maintains at least the same or similar credentials and licenses as those required of VA’s health care providers, as determined by the Secretary. An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments on this collection of information was published at 80 FR 8950, February 19, 2015. Affected Public: Individuals or Households. Estimated Annual Burden: 15,583 burden hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 5 minutes. Frequency of Response: Once annually. Estimated Number of Respondents: 187,000 respondents. 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[Federal Register Volume 80, Number 94 (Friday, May 15, 2015)]
[Notices]
[Pages 28048-28049]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2015-12000]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

United States Mint


Notification of Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee; Public 
Meeting

SUMMARY: 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 June 16-17, 
2015.
    Date: June 16-17, 2015.
    Time:

June 16, 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
June 17, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

    Location: Conference Room A, United States Mint, 801 9th Street 
NW., Washington, DC 20220.
    Subject: Review and consideration of candidate designs for the 
National Park Service 100th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Program, the 
Foot Soldiers of the 1965 Selma to Montgomery Voting Rights March 
Congressional Gold Medal, the 65th Infantry Regiment (Borinqueneers) 
Congressional Gold Medal, and the First Spouse Gold Coin honoring Nancy 
Reagan.
    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:
    [ssquf] 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.
    [ssquf] 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.

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    [ssquf] 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).

    Dated: May 11, 2015.
Beverly Ortega Babers,
Chief Administrative Officer, United States Mint.
[FR Doc. 2015-12000 Filed 5-14-15; 8:45 am]
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