Request for Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee Membership Application, 57661 [2015-24129]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 185 / Thursday, September 24, 2015 / Notices data, meeting with FTA evaluators or FTA’s evaluation representative on a quarterly basis, and providing evaluators access to the project site and to project team members, when requested by FTA. The FTA Research Office is sensitive to the importance of proprietary information and has a successful record of accommodating those concerns. G. Federal Awarding Agency Contacts For further information concerning this notice please contact the (LoNo) Program staff via email at sean.ricketson@dot.gov, or call Sean Ricketson at 202–366–6678. A TDD is available for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing at 1–800–877–8339. In addition, DOT will post answers to questions and requests for clarifications on DOT’s Web site at www.fta.dot.gov. 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The applicant agrees that the most recent Federal requirements will apply to the project, unless FTA issues a written determination otherwise. Matthew J. Welbes, Executive Director. [FR Doc. 2015–24231 Filed 9–23–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY United States Mint Request for Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee Membership Application ACTION: Notice. VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:45 Sep 23, 2015 Jkt 235001 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) for a new member specially qualified to serve on the CCAC by virtue of his or her education, training, or experience in numismatics. 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 U.S. 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. Meetings of the CCAC are open to the public and are held approximately six to eight 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 SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00095 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 57661 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 have demonstrated leadership skills, have received recognition by their peers in their field of interest, have a record of participation in public service or activities, and are willing to commit the time and effort to participate in the CCAC meetings and related activities. Application Deadline: October 9, 2015. Receipt of Applications: Any member of the public wishing to be considered for participation on the committee 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, October 9, 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 irreversible damage. We encourage you to consider using alternate delivery services, especially when sending time-sensitive material. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: William Norton, United States Mint Liaison to the CCAC; 801 Ninth Street NW.; Washington, DC 20220; or call 202–354–7458. Dated: September 16, 2015. Richard A. Peterson, Deputy Director for Manufacturing and Quality, United States Mint. [FR Doc. 2015–24129 Filed 9–23–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P E:\FR\FM\24SEN1.SGM 24SEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

United States Mint


Request for Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee Membership 
Application

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: 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) for a new member specially 
qualified to serve on the CCAC by virtue of his or her education, 
training, or experience in numismatics. The CCAC was established to:
    [ssquf] 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.
    [ssquf] 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.
    [ssquf] 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:
    [ssquf] 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;
    [ssquf] One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her 
experience in the medallic arts or sculpture;
    [ssquf] One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her 
education, training, or experience in American history;
    [ssquf] One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her 
education, training, or experience in numismatics;
    [ssquf] Three persons who can represent the interests of the 
general public in the coinage of the United States; and
    [ssquf] Four persons appointed by the Secretary of the Treasury on 
the basis of the recommendations by the U.S. 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. Meetings of the CCAC are open to the public and are held 
approximately six to eight 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 have demonstrated 
leadership skills, have received recognition by their peers in their 
field of interest, have a record of participation in public service or 
activities, and are willing to commit the time and effort to 
participate in the CCAC meetings and related activities.
    Application Deadline: October 9, 2015.
    Receipt of Applications: Any member of the public wishing to be 
considered for participation on the committee 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, October 9, 2015.
    Notice Concerning Delivery of First-Class 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 irreversible damage. We encourage 
you to consider using alternate delivery services, especially when 
sending time-sensitive material.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: William Norton, United States Mint 
Liaison to the CCAC; 801 Ninth Street NW.; Washington, DC 20220; or 
call 202-354-7458.

    Dated: September 16, 2015.
Richard A. Peterson,
Deputy Director for Manufacturing and Quality, United States Mint.
[FR Doc. 2015-24129 Filed 9-23-15; 8:45 am]
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