Membership of the National Telecommunications and Information Administration's Performance Review Board, 63541-63542 [2015-26575]

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Respondents will include longline fishers in American Samoa and their participation in the economic data collection will be voluntary. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit organizations. Frequency: On occasion. 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: October 14, 2015. Sarah Brabson, NOAA PRA Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2015–26539 Filed 10–19–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–13–P [FR Doc. 2015–26508 Filed 10–19–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 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: Cost-Earnings Survey of American Samoa Longline Fishery. OMB Control Number: 0648-xxxx. Form Number(s): None. Type of Request: Regular (request for a new information collection). Number of Respondents: 20. Average Hours per Response: 30 minutes. Burden Hours: 10. Needs and Uses: This request is for a new information collection. The National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) proposes to collect information about annual base fishing expenses in the American Samoa longline fishery with which to conduct economic analyses that will improve fishery management in those fisheries; satisfy NMFS’ legal mandates under Executive Order 12866, the Magnuson-Steven Fishery Conservation and Management Act (U.S.C. 1801 et seq.), the Regulatory Flexibility Act, the Endangered Species Act, and the National Environmental Policy Act; and quantify achievement of the performances measures in the NMFS VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:55 Oct 19, 2015 Jkt 238001 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: Fishery Products Subject to Trade Restrictions Pursuant to Certification Under the High Seas Driftnet Fishing Moratorium Protection Act. OMB Control Number: 0648–0651. Form Number(s): None. Type of Request: Regular (extension of a currently approved information collection). Number of Respondents: 60. Average Hours per Response: 10 minutes. Burden Hours: 100. Needs and Uses: This request is for extension of a currently approved information collection. Pursuant to the High Seas Driftnet Fishing Moratorium Protection Act (Moratorium Protection Act), if certain fish or fish products of a nation are subject to import prohibitions to facilitate enforcement, the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) requires that other fish or fish products PO 00000 Frm 00044 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 63541 from that nation that are not subject to the import prohibitions must be accompanied by documentation of admissibility. A duly authorized official/agent of the applicant’s Government must certify that the fish in the shipments being imported into the United States (U.S.) are of a species that are not subject to an import restriction of the U.S. If a nation is identified under the Moratorium Protection Act and fails to receive a certification decision from the Secretary of Commerce, products from that nation that are not subject to the import prohibitions must be accompanied by the documentation of admissibility. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit organizations. Frequency: On occasion. Respondent’s Obligation: Mandatory. 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: October 14, 2015. Sarah Brabson, NOAA PRA Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2015–26566 Filed 10–19–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Telecommunications and Information Administration Membership of the National Telecommunications and Information Administration’s Performance Review Board National Telecommunications and Information Administration, Department of Commerce. ACTION: Notice of Membership on the National Telecommunications and Information Administration’s Performance Review Board. AGENCY: In accordance with 5 U.S.C. § 4314(c)(4), the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA), Department of Commerce (DOC), announces the appointment of those individuals who have been selected to serve as members of NTIA’s Performance Review Board. The Performance Review Board is responsible for (1) reviewing performance appraisals and rating of SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\20OCN1.SGM 20OCN1 63542 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 202 / Tuesday, October 20, 2015 / Notices Senior Executive Service (SES) members and (2) making recommendations to the appointing authority on other performance management issues, such as pay adjustments, bonuses and Presidential Rank Awards for SES members. The appointment of these members to the Performance Review Board will be for a period of twenty-four (24) months. DATES: The period of appointment for those individuals selected for NTIA’s Performance Review Board begins on October 20, 2015. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ruthie B. Stewart, Department of Commerce, Office of Human Resources Management, Office of Executive Resources, 14th and Constitution Avenue NW., Room 51010, Washington, DC 20230, at (202) 482–3130. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In accordance with 5 U.S.C. § 4314(c)(4), the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA), Department of Commerce (DOC), announces the appointment of those individuals who have been selected to serve as members of NTIA’s Performance Review Board. The Performance Review Board is responsible for (1) reviewing performance appraisals and rating of Senior Executive Service (SES) members and (2) making recommendations to the appointing authority on other performance management issues, such as pay adjustments, bonuses and Presidential Rank Awards for SES members. The appointment of these members to the Performance Review Board will be for a period of twenty-four (24) months. Dates: The period of appointment for those individuals selected for NTIA’s Performance Review Board begins on October 20, 2015. The name, position title, and type of appointment of each member of NTIA’s Performance Review Board are set forth below by organization: mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Department of Commerce, National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) Paige R. Atkins, Associate Administrator for Spectrum Management, Career SES (New Member) Leonard M. Bechtel, Chief Financial Officer and Director of Administration, Career SES, Chairperson Evelyn Remaley-Hasch, Deputy Associate Administrator for Policy Analysis and Development, Career SES, Advisor (New Member) VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:55 Oct 19, 2015 Jkt 238001 Department of Commerce, National Telecommunications and Information Administration, First Responder Network Authority (NTIA/FirstNet) Frank Freeman, Chief Administrative Officer, FirstNet, Career SES Jim Gwinn, Chief Information Officer, FirstNet, Career SES (New Member) Department of Commerce, Office of the Secretary, Office of the Chief Financial Officer and Assistant Secretary for Administration, Office of the Deputy Chief Financial Officer for Financial Management (OS/CFO/ASA/OFM) Gordon T. Alston, Director, Financial Reporting and Internal Controls, Career SES (New Member) Department of Commerce, Office of the Secretary (OS) Theodore C.Z. Johnston, Director, Office of Business Liaison, Non-Career SES, Political Advisor Denise A. Yaag, Director, Office of Executive Resources, Office of Human Resources Management, Office of the Secretary/Office of the CFO/ASA, Department of Commerce. [FR Doc. 2015–26575 Filed 10–19–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–25–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Patent and Trademark Office [Docket No. PTO–T–2015–0066] Trademark Public Advisory Committee Public Hearing on the Proposed Trademark Fee Schedule United States Patent and Trademark Office, Commerce. ACTION: Notice of Public Hearing. AGENCY: Under Section 10 of the America Invents Act (AIA), the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) may set or adjust by rule any patent or trademark fee established, authorized, or charged under Title 35 of the United States Code or the Trademark Act of 1946, respectively. The USPTO currently is planning to set or adjust trademark fees pursuant to its Section 10 fee setting authority. As part of the rulemaking process to set or adjust trademark fees, the Trademark Public Advisory Committee (TPAC) is required under Section 10 of the AIA to hold a public hearing about any proposed trademark fees, and the USPTO is required to assist TPAC in carrying out that hearing. To that end, the USPTO will make its proposed trademark fees available as set forth in the Supplementary Information section SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00045 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 of this Notice before any TPAC hearing and will help the TPAC to notify the public about the hearing. Accordingly, this document announces the dates and logistics for the TPAC public hearing regarding USPTO proposed trademark fees. Interested members of the public are invited to testify at the hearing and/ or submit written comments about the proposed trademark fees and the questions posed on the USPTO TPAC Web site page about the proposed fees. DATES: Public hearing: November 3, 2015. Comments: For those wishing to submit written comments on the fee proposal that will be published by October 27, 2015, but not requesting an opportunity to testify at the public hearing, the deadline for receipt of those written comments is November 10, 2015. Oral testimony: Those wishing to present oral testimony at the hearing must request an opportunity to do so in writing no later than October 27, 2015. Pre-scheduled speakers: Prescheduled speakers providing testimony at the hearing should submit a written copy of their testimony for inclusion in the record of the proceedings no later than November 10, 2015. ADDRESSES: Public hearing: The TPAC will hold a public hearing on November 3, 2015 beginning at 1:30 p.m., Eastern Standard Time (EST), and ending at 3:00 p.m., EST, at the USPTO, Madison Auditorium South, Concourse Level, Madison Building, 600 Dulany Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314. Email: Written comments should be sent by email addressed to fee.setting@ uspto.gov. Postal mail: Comments may also be submitted by postal mail addressed to: United States Patent and Trademark Office, Mail Stop CFO, P.O. Box 1450, Alexandria, VA 22313–1450, ATTN: Brendan Hourigan. Although comments may be submitted by postal mail, the USPTO prefers to receive comments via email. Written comments should be identified in the subject line of the email or postal mailing as ‘‘Fee Setting.’’ Because comments will be made available for public inspection, information that is not desired to be made public, such as an address or telephone number should not be included in the comments. Web cast: The public hearing will be available via Web cast. Information about the Web cast will be posted on the USPTO’s Internet Web site (address: www.uspto.gov/about-us/performanceand-planning/fee-setting-and-adjusting) before the public hearing. Transcripts: Transcript of the hearing will be available on the USPTO Internet E:\FR\FM\20OCN1.SGM 20OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 80, Number 202 (Tuesday, October 20, 2015)]
[Notices]
[Pages 63541-63542]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2015-26575]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Telecommunications and Information Administration


Membership of the National Telecommunications and Information 
Administration's Performance Review Board

AGENCY: National Telecommunications and Information Administration, 
Department of Commerce.

ACTION: Notice of Membership on the National Telecommunications and 
Information Administration's Performance Review Board.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with 5 U.S.C. Sec.  4314(c)(4), the National 
Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA), Department of 
Commerce (DOC), announces the appointment of those individuals who have 
been selected to serve as members of NTIA's Performance Review Board. 
The Performance Review Board is responsible for (1) reviewing 
performance appraisals and rating of

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Senior Executive Service (SES) members and (2) making recommendations 
to the appointing authority on other performance management issues, 
such as pay adjustments, bonuses and Presidential Rank Awards for SES 
members. The appointment of these members to the Performance Review 
Board will be for a period of twenty-four (24) months.

DATES: The period of appointment for those individuals selected for 
NTIA's Performance Review Board begins on October 20, 2015.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ruthie B. Stewart, Department of 
Commerce, Office of Human Resources Management, Office of Executive 
Resources, 14th and Constitution Avenue NW., Room 51010, Washington, DC 
20230, at (202) 482-3130.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In accordance with 5 U.S.C. Sec.  
4314(c)(4), the National Telecommunications and Information 
Administration (NTIA), Department of Commerce (DOC), announces the 
appointment of those individuals who have been selected to serve as 
members of NTIA's Performance Review Board. The Performance Review 
Board is responsible for (1) reviewing performance appraisals and 
rating of Senior Executive Service (SES) members and (2) making 
recommendations to the appointing authority on other performance 
management issues, such as pay adjustments, bonuses and Presidential 
Rank Awards for SES members. The appointment of these members to the 
Performance Review Board will be for a period of twenty-four (24) 
months.
    Dates: The period of appointment for those individuals selected for 
NTIA's Performance Review Board begins on October 20, 2015. The name, 
position title, and type of appointment of each member of NTIA's 
Performance Review Board are set forth below by organization:

Department of Commerce, National Telecommunications and Information 
Administration (NTIA)

Paige R. Atkins, Associate Administrator for Spectrum Management, 
Career SES (New Member)
Leonard M. Bechtel, Chief Financial Officer and Director of 
Administration, Career SES, Chairperson
Evelyn Remaley-Hasch, Deputy Associate Administrator for Policy 
Analysis and Development, Career SES, Advisor (New Member)

Department of Commerce, National Telecommunications and Information 
Administration, First Responder Network Authority (NTIA/FirstNet)

Frank Freeman, Chief Administrative Officer, FirstNet, Career SES
Jim Gwinn, Chief Information Officer, FirstNet, Career SES (New Member)

Department of Commerce, Office of the Secretary, Office of the Chief 
Financial Officer and Assistant Secretary for Administration, Office of 
the Deputy Chief Financial Officer for Financial Management (OS/CFO/
ASA/OFM)

Gordon T. Alston, Director, Financial Reporting and Internal Controls, 
Career SES (New Member)

Department of Commerce, Office of the Secretary (OS)

Theodore C.Z. Johnston, Director, Office of Business Liaison, Non-
Career SES, Political Advisor

Denise A. Yaag,
Director, Office of Executive Resources, Office of Human Resources 
Management, Office of the Secretary/Office of the CFO/ASA, Department 
of Commerce.
[FR Doc. 2015-26575 Filed 10-19-15; 8:45 am]
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