Homeland Security Advisory Council-New Tasking, 48893-48894 [2015-20034]

Download as PDF asabaliauskas on DSK5VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 157 / Friday, August 14, 2015 / Notices meeting from 3:30 p.m.–3:35 p.m., and speakers are requested to limit their comments to three minutes. If you would like to address the Committee at the meeting, we request that you register in advance by contacting Sandra Taylor at the address provided below or sign up at the registration desk on the day of the meeting. The names and affiliations, if any, of individuals who address the Committee are included in the public record of the meeting. Please note that the public comment period may end before the time indicated, following the last call for comments. Written comments should be sent to Sandra Taylor, Designated Federal Officer, DHS Data Privacy and Integrity Advisory Committee, by September 2, 2015. Persons who wish to submit comments and who are not able to attend or speak at the meeting may submit comments at any time. 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If you wish to attend the meeting, please bring a government issued photo I.D. and plan to arrive at 650 Massachusetts Avenue NW., 4th Floor, Washington, DC no later than 12:50 p.m. The DHS Privacy Office encourages you to register for the meeting in advance by contacting Sandra Taylor, Designated Federal Officer, DHS Data Privacy and Integrity Advisory Committee, at PrivacyCommittee@hq.dhs.gov. Advance registration is voluntary. The Privacy Act Statement below explains how DHS uses the registration information you may provide and how you may access or correct information retained by DHS, if any. Docket: For access to the docket to read background documents or comments received by the DHS Data VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:50 Aug 13, 2015 Jkt 235001 Privacy and Integrity Advisory Committee, go to http:// www.regulations.gov and search for docket number DHS–2015–0048. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sandra Taylor, Designated Federal Officer, DHS Data Privacy and Integrity Advisory Committee, Department of Homeland Security, 245 Murray Lane SW., Mail Stop 0655, Washington, DC 20528, by telephone (202) 343–1717, by fax (202) 343–4010, or by email to PrivacyCommittee@hq.dhs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice of this meeting is given under the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), 5 U.S.C. Appendix. The DHS Data Privacy and Integrity Advisory Committee provides advice at the request of the Secretary of Homeland Security and the DHS Chief Privacy Officer on programmatic, policy, operational, administrative, and technological issues within DHS that relate to personally identifiable information, as well as data integrity and other privacy-related matters. The Committee was established by the Secretary of Homeland Security under the authority of 6 U.S.C. 451. Proposed Agenda During the meeting, the Chief Privacy Officer will provide welcome remarks and introduce new Privacy Officers from the National Programs and Protection Directorate and the U.S. Customs and Border Protection. She will also provide updates on key developments since the last public meeting. The Committee will receive briefings on privacy incidents and mobile applications, as well as an update on the Behavioral Analytics in Cybersecurity Capabilities tasking. The final agenda will be posted on or before September 10, 2015, on the Committee’s Web site at www.dhs.gov/ privacy-advisory-committees. Please note that the meeting may end early if all business is completed. Privacy Act Statement: DHS’s Use of Your Information Authority: DHS requests that you voluntarily submit this information under its following authorities: The Federal Records Act, 44 U.S.C. 3101; the FACA, 5 U.S.C. Appendix; and the Privacy Act of 1974, 5 U.S.C. 552a. 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In certain circumstances, DHS may share this information on a case-bycase basis as required by law or as necessary for a specific purpose, as described in the DHS/ALL–002 Mailing and Other Lists System of Records Notice (November 25, 2008, 73 FR 71659). Effects of Not Providing Information: You may choose not to provide the requested information or to provide only some of the information DHS requests. If you choose not to provide some or all of the requested information, DHS may not be able to contact you for purposes related to the meeting. Accessing and Correcting Information: If you are unable to access or correct this information by using the method that you originally used to submit it, you may direct your request in writing to the DHS Deputy Chief FOIA Officer at foia@hq.dhs.gov. Additional instructions are available at http://www.dhs.gov/foia and in the DHS/ALL-002 Mailing and Other Lists System of Records referenced above. Dated: August 6, 2015. Karen Neuman, Chief Privacy Officer, Department of Homeland Security. [FR Doc. 2015–20036 Filed 8–13–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–9L–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY [Docket No. DHS–2015–0044] Homeland Security Advisory Council— New Tasking The Office of Intergovernmental Affairs, DHS. ACTION: Notice of task assignment for the Homeland Security Advisory Council. AGENCY: The Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Jeh Johnson, tasked his Homeland Security Advisory Council to establish a subcommittee entitled Cybersecurity Subcommittee on August 6, 2015. The Cybersecurity Subcommittee will provide findings and recommendations to the Homeland SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\14AUN1.SGM 14AUN1 48894 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 157 / Friday, August 14, 2015 / Notices Security Advisory Council on best practices sourced from industry, state and local government, academic experts, and community leaders. This notice informs the public of the establishment of the Cybersecurity Subcommittee and is not a notice for solicitation. DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket Nos. FR–5800–FA–02, FR–5800– FA–25 and FR–5800–FA–33] FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sarah E. Morgenthau, Executive Director of the Homeland Security Advisory Council, Office of Intergovernmental Affairs, U.S. Department of Homeland Security at (202) 447–3135 or hsac@ hq.dhs.gov. 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 Council is comprised of leaders of local law enforcement, first responders, state and local government, the private sector, and academia. Tasking: The Cybersecurity Subcommittee will develop actionable findings and recommendations for the Department of Homeland Security. The subcommittee will address the following: (1) Identify the readiness of the Department’s lifeline sectors to meet the emerging cyber threat and provide recommendations for building crosssector capabilities to rapidly restore critical functions and services following a significant cyber event; and (2) How can the Department provide a more unified approach to support State, Local, Tribal and Territorial cybersecurity? Schedule: The Cybersecurity Subcommittee findings and recommendations will be submitted to the Homeland Security Advisory Council for their deliberation and vote during a public meeting. Once the report is voted on by the Homeland Security Advisory Council, it will be sent to the Secretary for his review and acceptance. asabaliauskas on DSK5VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Dated: August 7, 2015. Sarah E. Morgenthau, Executive Director. [FR Doc. 2015–20034 Filed 8–13–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–9M–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:50 Aug 13, 2015 Jkt 235001 Announcement of Funding Awards for Fiscal Years 2014–2015 Comprehensive Housing Counseling Grant Program, Fiscal Year 2015 Supplemental Comprehensive Housing Counseling Grant Program and Fiscal Years 2014–2015 Housing Counseling Training Grant Office of the Assistant Secretary for Housing—Federal Housing Commissioner, HUD. ACTION: Notice of funding awards. AGENCY: In accordance with section 102(a)(4)(C) of the Department of Housing and Urban Development Reform Act of 1989 (42 U.S.C. 3545), this announcement notifies the public of Fiscal Year (FY) 2015 funding decisions made by the Department in competitions for funding under three Notices of Funding Availability (NOFA): The FY 2014–2015 Comprehensive Housing Counseling NOFA, the FY 2015 Supplemental Comprehensive Housing Counseling NOFA, and the FY 2014– 2015 Housing Counseling Training NOFA. Appendices A, B, and C to this notice list this year’s award recipients under each Housing Counseling Program NOFA. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brian Siebenlist, Director, Office of Policy and Grant Administration, Office of Housing Counseling, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW., Room 9224, Washington, DC 20410, telephone (202) 402–5415. Hearing- or speech-impaired individuals may access this number by calling the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877–8339. (This is a toll-free number.) SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Housing Counseling Program is authorized by Section 106 of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968 (12 U.S.C. 1701x). Consistent with this authority, HUD enters into agreement with qualified public or private nonprofit organizations to provide housing counseling services to low- and moderate-income individuals and families nationwide. The housing counseling services supported by the Housing Counseling Program include providing information and assistance to the homeless, renters, homebuyers, homeowners, and senior citizens in areas such as pre-purchase counseling, financial management, property maintenance and other forms of housing assistance to help individuals and SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00091 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 families improve their housing conditions and meet the responsibilities of tenancy and homeownership. HUD funding of housing counseling agencies is not guaranteed, and when funds are awarded, a HUD grant does not cover all expenses incurred by an agency to deliver housing counseling services. Counseling agencies must actively seek additional funds from other sources such as city, county, state and federal agencies and from private entities to ensure that they have sufficient operating funds. The availability of housing counseling grants depends upon appropriations and the outcome of the award competition. In accordance with Section 102(a)(4)(C) of the Department of Housing and Urban Development Reform Act of 1989 (103 Stat. 1987, 42 U.S.C. 3545), this Federal Register publication lists in Appendices A, B, and C the names, addresses, and amounts of each award made under the FY 2014–2015 Comprehensive Housing Counseling NOFA, the FY 2015 Supplemental Comprehensive Housing Counseling NOFA, and the FY 2014– 2015 Housing Counseling Training NOFA, respectively. The requirements for the NOFAs are found in the following documents: 1. General Section to the Department’s Fiscal Year 2014 NOFAs for Discretionary Programs, available at: http://portal.hud.gov/ hudportal/documents/huddoc?id=2014gensec.pdf. 2. Notice of Funding Availability for the Department’s Fiscal Years 2014 and 2015 Comprehensive Housing Counseling Grant Program, available at: http://portal.hud.gov/ hudportal/documents/ huddoc?id=2014chcnofa.pdf. 3. Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for the Department’s Fiscal Year 2015 Supplemental Comprehensive Housing Counseling Grant Program, available at: http://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/documents/ huddoc?id=2015schcnofa.pdf. 4. HUD’s FY 2014–2015 Housing Counseling Training Grant Notice of Funding Availability, available at: http:// portal.hud.gov/hudportal/documents/ huddoc?id=2014hctnofa.pdf. Applications were scored and selected for funding on the basis of selection criteria contained in the NOFAs. HUD awarded more than $40 million in comprehensive grants to support the housing counseling services of 33 national and regional organizations, six multi-state organizations, 20 State Housing Finance Agencies and 248 local housing counseling agencies. HUD awarded $2 million to three national organizations to provide accessible and affordable training of housing counselors. E:\FR\FM\14AUN1.SGM 14AUN1

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[FR Doc No: 2015-20034]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

[Docket No. DHS-2015-0044]


Homeland Security Advisory Council--New Tasking

AGENCY: The Office of Intergovernmental Affairs, 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 to establish 
a subcommittee entitled Cybersecurity Subcommittee on August 6, 2015. 
The Cybersecurity Subcommittee will provide findings and 
recommendations to the Homeland

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Security Advisory Council on best practices sourced from industry, 
state and local government, academic experts, and community leaders. 
This notice informs the public of the establishment of the 
Cybersecurity Subcommittee and is not a notice for solicitation.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sarah E. Morgenthau, Executive 
Director of the Homeland Security Advisory Council, Office of 
Intergovernmental Affairs, U.S. Department of Homeland Security at 
(202) 447-3135 or hsac@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 Council is comprised of leaders of local law 
enforcement, first responders, state and local government, the private 
sector, and academia.
    Tasking: The Cybersecurity Subcommittee will develop actionable 
findings and recommendations for the Department of Homeland Security. 
The subcommittee will address the following: (1) Identify the readiness 
of the Department's lifeline sectors to meet the emerging cyber threat 
and provide recommendations for building cross-sector capabilities to 
rapidly restore critical functions and services following a significant 
cyber event; and (2) How can the Department provide a more unified 
approach to support State, Local, Tribal and Territorial cybersecurity?
    Schedule: The Cybersecurity Subcommittee findings and 
recommendations will be submitted to the Homeland Security Advisory 
Council for their deliberation and vote during a public meeting. Once 
the report is voted on by the Homeland Security Advisory Council, it 
will be sent to the Secretary for his review and acceptance.

    Dated: August 7, 2015.
Sarah E. Morgenthau,
Executive Director.
[FR Doc. 2015-20034 Filed 8-13-15; 8:45 am]
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