Evaluation of State Coastal Management Programs, 30215-30216 [2015-12770]

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[FR Doc. 2015–12721 Filed 5–26–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Evaluation of State Coastal Management Programs National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Office for Coastal Management, National Ocean Service, Commerce. ACTION: Notice of Intent to Evaluate and Notice of Availability of Final Findings. AGENCY: The NOAA Office for Coastal Management announces its intent to evaluate the performance of the New York and Florida Coastal Management Programs. The Coastal Zone Management Program (CMP) evaluations will be conducted pursuant to section 312 of the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972, as amended (CZMA) and regulations at 15 CFR part 923, subpart L. The CZMA requires continuing review of the performance of states with respect to CMP implementation. Evaluation of a CMP requires findings concerning the extent to which a state has met the national objectives, adhered to its CMP document approved by the Secretary of Commerce, and adhered to the terms of financial assistance awards funded under the CZMA. The evaluations will include a public meeting, consideration of written public comments and consultations with interested Federal, state, and local agencies and members of the public. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00010 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 30215 When the evaluation is completed, the Office for Coastal Management will place a notice in the Federal Register announcing the availability of the Final Evaluation Findings. Notice is hereby given of the date, local time, and location of the public meeting. Date and Time: The New York CMP public meeting will be held on Wednesday, July 8, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. local time in room #505 on the 5th floor of 1 Commerce Plaza at 99 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY. The Florida CMP public meeting will be held on Wednesday, July 15, 2015, at 4:00 p.m. local time in Conference Rooms A and B, Marjory Stoneman Douglas Building, Florida Department of Environmental Protection, 3900 Commonwealth Blvd., Tallahassee, Florida 32399–3000. ADDRESSES: Copies of each state’s most recent performance report, as well as the Office for Coastal Management evaluation notification letter to the state, are available upon request. Written comments from interested parties regarding these programs are encouraged and will be accepted until July 24, 2015. Please direct written comments to Carrie Hall, Evaluator, Planning and Performance Measurement Program, Office for Coastal Management, NOS/NOAA, 1305 EastWest Highway, 11th Floor, N/OCM1, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910, or Carrie.Hall@noaa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given of the availability of the final evaluation findings for the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands CMP, Indiana CMP, and Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve (NERR). Sections 312 and 315 of the CZMA, as amended, require a continuing review of the performance of coastal states with respect to approval of CMPs and the operation and management of NERRs. The state of Indiana and Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands were found to be implementing and enforcing their federally approved coastal management programs, addressing the national coastal management objectives identified in CZMA Section 303(2)(A)– (K), and adhering to the programmatic terms of their financial assistance awards. The state of Florida was found to be adhering to programmatic requirements of the NERR System for the implementation of the Apalachicola NERR. Copies of these final evaluation findings may be downloaded at http:// coast.noaa.gov/czm/evaluations/ evaluation_findings/index.html or obtained upon written request from: E:\FR\FM\27MYN1.SGM 27MYN1 30216 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 101 / Wednesday, May 27, 2015 / Notices Carrie Hall, Evaluator, Planning and Performance Measurement Program, Office for Coastal Management, NOS/ NOAA, 1305 East-West Highway, 11th Floor, N/OCM1, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910, or Carrie.Hall@ noaa.gov FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Carrie Hall, Evaluator, Planning and Performance Measurement Program, Office for Coastal Management, NOS/ NOAA, 1305 East-West Highway, 11th Floor, N/OCM1, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910, or Carrie.Hall@ noaa.gov. Dated: May 20, 2015. Christopher C. Cartwright, Associate Assistant Administrator for Management and CFO/CAO, Ocean Services and Coastal Zone Management National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Federal Domestic Assistance Catalog 11.419 Coastal Zone Management Program Administration [FR Doc. 2015–12770 Filed 5–26–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–08–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request The Department of Commerce will submit to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for clearance the following proposal for collection of information under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35). Agency: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Title: Northwest Hawaiian Islands Mokupapapa Discovery Center Exhibit Evaluation. OMB Control Number: 0648-0582. Form Number(s): None. Type of Request: Regular (revision and extension of a currently approved information collection). Number of Respondents: 250. Average Hours per Response: 8 minutes. Burden Hours: 31. Needs and Uses: This request is for a revision and extension of a currently approved information collection. Mokupapapa Discovery Center (Center) is an outreach arm of Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument that reaches 60,000 people each year in Hilo, Hawai‘i. The Center was created eleven years ago to help raise support for the creation of a National Marine Sanctuary in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. Since VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:45 May 26, 2015 Jkt 235001 that time, the area has been proclaimed a Marine National Monument and the main messages we are trying to share with the public have changed to better reflect the new monument status, UNESCO World Heritage status and the joint management by the three cotrustees of the Monument. We therefore are seeking to find out if people visiting our Center are receiving our new messages by conducting an optional exit survey. The Center is requesting to conduct a second survey to evaluate patron acuity to determine successful concept attainment. By conducting thorough evaluations it will aid in vital decisions regarding exhibit renovation, new exhibits, interpretation programs, and educational content. Affected Public: Individuals or households. Frequency: One time. Respondent’s Obligation: Voluntary. This information collection request may be viewed at reginfo.gov. Follow the instructions to view Department of Commerce collections currently under review by OMB. Written comments and recommendations for the proposed information collection should be sent within 30 days of publication of this notice to OIRA_Submission@ omb.eop.gov or fax to (202) 395–5806. Dated: May 21, 2015. Sarah Brabson, NOAA PRA Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2015–12746 Filed 5–26–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–NK–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Office of the Secretary Vietnam War Commemoration Advisory Committee; Notice of Federal Advisory Committee Meeting DoD. Meeting notice. AGENCY: ACTION: The Department of Defense is publishing this notice to announce the following Federal advisory committee meeting of the Vietnam War Commemoration Advisory Committee. This meeting is open to the public. DATES: The public meeting of the Vietnam War Commemoration Advisory Committee (hereafter referred to as ‘‘the Committee’’) will be held on Monday, June 8, 2015. The meeting will begin at 1:30 p.m. and end at 4:30 p.m. ADDRESSES: Residence Inn Arlington Capital View, 2850 South Potomac Avenue, Arlington, VA 22202. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00011 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Committee’s Designated Federal Officer: The committee’s Designated Federal Officer is Mark Franklin, Vietnam War Commemoration, 1101 Wilson Blvd., Suite 810, Arlington, VA 22209, mark.r.franklin.civ@mail.mil, 703–697– 4849. For meeting information please contact Mr. Mark Franklin, mark.r.franklin.civ@mail.mil, 703–697– 4849 or Ms. Scherry Chewning, scherry.l.chewning.civ@mail.mil, 703– 697–4908. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Due to circumstances beyond the control of the Designated Federal Officer and the Department of Defense, the Vietnam War Commemoration Advisory Committee was unable to provide public notification of its meeting of June 8, 2015, as required by 41 CFR 102– 3.150(a). Accordingly, the Advisory Committee Management Officer for the Department of Defense, pursuant to 41 CFR 102–3.150(b), waives the 15calendar day notification requirement. This meeting is being held under the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (5 U.S.C., Appendix, as amended), the Government in the Sunshine Act of 1976 (5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended), and 41 CFR 102–3.150. Purpose of the Meeting: At this meeting, the Committee will convene and receive a series of updates on the Vietnam War Commemoration. The mission of the Committee is to provide the Secretary of Defense, through the Director of Administration (DA) independent advice and recommendations regarding major events and priority of efforts during the commemorative program for the 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War, in order to achieve the objectives for the Commemorative Program. Availability of Materials for the Meeting: A copy of the agenda for the Committee may be obtained from the Commemoration’s Web site at http:// vietnamwar50th.com. Copies will also be available at the meeting. Meeting Agenda 1:30–1:40 p.m. Convene with Committee Chairman Remarks 1:40–4:25 p.m. Committee Meeting/ Agenda items • Vietnam Commemoration Program Update • History and Legacy Update • Strategy and Engagement Update • Communications Plan • Advisory Committee Deliberation and Discussion • Closing Remarks 4:30 p.m. Adjourn E:\FR\FM\27MYN1.SGM 27MYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 80, Number 101 (Wednesday, May 27, 2015)]
[Notices]
[Pages 30215-30216]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2015-12770]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration


Evaluation of State Coastal Management Programs

AGENCY: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Office 
for Coastal Management, National Ocean Service, Commerce.

ACTION: Notice of Intent to Evaluate and Notice of Availability of 
Final Findings.

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SUMMARY: The NOAA Office for Coastal Management announces its intent to 
evaluate the performance of the New York and Florida Coastal Management 
Programs.
    The Coastal Zone Management Program (CMP) evaluations will be 
conducted pursuant to section 312 of the Coastal Zone Management Act of 
1972, as amended (CZMA) and regulations at 15 CFR part 923, subpart L. 
The CZMA requires continuing review of the performance of states with 
respect to CMP implementation. Evaluation of a CMP requires findings 
concerning the extent to which a state has met the national objectives, 
adhered to its CMP document approved by the Secretary of Commerce, and 
adhered to the terms of financial assistance awards funded under the 
CZMA.
    The evaluations will include a public meeting, consideration of 
written public comments and consultations with interested Federal, 
state, and local agencies and members of the public. When the 
evaluation is completed, the Office for Coastal Management will place a 
notice in the Federal Register announcing the availability of the Final 
Evaluation Findings. Notice is hereby given of the date, local time, 
and location of the public meeting.
    Date and Time: The New York CMP public meeting will be held on 
Wednesday, July 8, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. local time in room #505 on the 5th 
floor of 1 Commerce Plaza at 99 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY.
    The Florida CMP public meeting will be held on Wednesday, July 15, 
2015, at 4:00 p.m. local time in Conference Rooms A and B, Marjory 
Stoneman Douglas Building, Florida Department of Environmental 
Protection, 3900 Commonwealth Blvd., Tallahassee, Florida 32399-3000.

ADDRESSES: Copies of each state's most recent performance report, as 
well as the Office for Coastal Management evaluation notification 
letter to the state, are available upon request. Written comments from 
interested parties regarding these programs are encouraged and will be 
accepted until July 24, 2015. Please direct written comments to Carrie 
Hall, Evaluator, Planning and Performance Measurement Program, Office 
for Coastal Management, NOS/NOAA, 1305 East-West Highway, 11th Floor, 
N/OCM1, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910, or Carrie.Hall@noaa.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given of the availability 
of the final evaluation findings for the Commonwealth of the Northern 
Mariana Islands CMP, Indiana CMP, and Apalachicola National Estuarine 
Research Reserve (NERR). Sections 312 and 315 of the CZMA, as amended, 
require a continuing review of the performance of coastal states with 
respect to approval of CMPs and the operation and management of NERRs. 
The state of Indiana and Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands 
were found to be implementing and enforcing their federally approved 
coastal management programs, addressing the national coastal management 
objectives identified in CZMA Section 303(2)(A)-(K), and adhering to 
the programmatic terms of their financial assistance awards. The state 
of Florida was found to be adhering to programmatic requirements of the 
NERR System for the implementation of the Apalachicola NERR.
    Copies of these final evaluation findings may be downloaded at 
http://coast.noaa.gov/czm/evaluations/evaluation_findings/index.html or 
obtained upon written request from:

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Carrie Hall, Evaluator, Planning and Performance Measurement Program, 
Office for Coastal Management, NOS/NOAA, 1305 East-West Highway, 11th 
Floor, N/OCM1, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910, or Carrie.Hall@noaa.gov

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Carrie Hall, Evaluator, Planning and 
Performance Measurement Program, Office for Coastal Management, NOS/
NOAA, 1305 East-West Highway, 11th Floor, N/OCM1, Silver Spring, 
Maryland 20910, or Carrie.Hall@noaa.gov.

    Dated: May 20, 2015.
Christopher C. Cartwright,
Associate Assistant Administrator for Management and CFO/CAO, Ocean 
Services and Coastal Zone Management National Oceanic and Atmospheric 
Administration.
Federal Domestic Assistance Catalog 11.419
Coastal Zone Management Program Administration

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