Sunshine Act Meeting, 8198-8199 [2016-03502]

Download as PDF 8198 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 32 / Thursday, February 18, 2016 / Notices the possibility of reappointment to a second term. The NEJAC usually meets face-to-face twice a year, generally in the Spring and the Fall. Additionally, members may be asked to participate in teleconference meetings or serve on work groups to develop recommendations, advice letters, and reports to address specific policy issues. The average workload for members is approximately 5 to 8 hours per month. EPA provides reimbursement for travel and other incidental expenses associated with official government business. Nominations: Any interested person and/or organization may nominate qualified individuals for membership. The EPA values and welcomes diversity. In an effort to obtain nominations of diverse candidates, the agency encourages nominations of women and men of all racial and ethnic groups. 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Dated: February 5, 2016. Matthew Tejada, Designated Federal Officer, National Environmental Justice Advisory Council. [FR Doc. 2016–03405 Filed 2–17–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION Sunshine Act Meeting February 17, 2016. The Federal Communications Commission will hold an Open Meeting on the subjects listed below on Thursday, February 18, 2016, which is scheduled to commence at 10:30 a.m. in Room TW–C305, at 445 12th Street SW., Washington, DC. The Federal Communications Commission will hold an Open Meeting on the subjects listed below on Thursday, February 18, 2016, which is scheduled to commence at 10:30 a.m. in Room TW–C305, at 445 12th Street SW., Washington, DC. Bureau Subject 1 ............... MEDIA ........................................................ 2 ............... MEDIA ........................................................ 3 ............... mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Item No. CONSUMER & GOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS. TITLE: Promoting the Availability of Diverse and Independent Sources of Video Programming. SUMMARY: The Commission will consider a Notice of Inquiry that seeks comment on the current state of programming diversity and the principal obstacles that independent programmers face in obtaining carriage on video distribution platforms. TITLE: Expanding Consumers’ Video Navigation Choices; Commercial Availability of Navigation Devices (CS Docket No. 97–80). SUMMARY: The Commission plans to discuss a document that seeks comment on a framework for providing innovators, device manufacturers and app developers the information they need to develop new technologies to access video content. TITLE: Closed Captioning of Video Programming (CG Docket No. 05–231); Telecommunications for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, Inc. Petition for Rulemaking. SUMMARY: The Commission will consider a Second Report and Order that allocates responsibilities for the delivery of closed captions on video programming and the handling of captioning complaints. * * * * * Consent Agenda The Commission will consider the following subjects listed below as a VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:03 Feb 17, 2016 Jkt 238001 PO 00000 Frm 00026 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 consent agenda and these items will not be presented individually: E:\FR\FM\18FEN1.SGM 18FEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 32 / Thursday, February 18, 2016 / Notices 1 ............... ENFORCEMENT ........................................ 2 ............... ENFORCEMENT ........................................ 3 ............... ENFORCEMENT ........................................ The meeting site is fully accessible to people using wheelchairs or other mobility aids. Sign language interpreters, open captioning, and assistive listening devices will be provided on site. Other reasonable accommodations for people with disabilities are available upon request. In your request, include a description of the accommodation you will need and a way we can contact you if we need more information. Last minute requests will be accepted, but may be impossible to fill. Send an email to: fcc504@fcc.gov or call the Consumer & Governmental Affairs Bureau at 202–418–0530 (voice), 202–418–0432 (TTY). Additional information concerning this meeting may be obtained from the Office of Media Relations, (202) 418– 0500; TTY 1–888–835–5322. Audio/ Video coverage of the meeting will be broadcast live with open captioning over the Internet from the FCC Live Web page at www.fcc.gov/live. For a fee this meeting can be viewed live over George Mason University’s Capitol Connection. The Capitol Connection also will carry the meeting live via the Internet. To purchase these services, call (703) 993–3100 or go to www.capitolconnection.gmu.edu. Federal Communications Commission. Gloria J. Miles, Federal Register Liaison Officer, Office of the Secretary. [FR Doc. 2016–03502 Filed 2–16–16; 4:15 pm] BILLING CODE 6712–01–P FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION [OMB 3060–1177] Information Collection Being Reviewed by the Federal Communications Commission Federal Communications Commission. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: As part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork burdens, and as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501– 3520), the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) invites the general public and other SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:03 Feb 17, 2016 Jkt 238001 TITLE: Enforcement Bureau Action. SUMMARY: The Commission will consider whether to take an enforcement action. TITLE: Enforcement Bureau Action. SUMMARY: The Commission will consider whether to take an enforcement action. TITLE: Enforcement Bureau Action. SUMMARY: The Commission will consider whether to take an enforcement action. Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on the following information collections. Comments are requested concerning: whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Commission, including whether the information shall have practical utility; the accuracy of the Commission’s burden estimate; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information collected; ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on the respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology; and ways to further reduce the information collection burden on small business concerns with fewer than 25 employees. The FCC may not conduct or sponsor a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. No person shall be subject to any penalty for failing to comply with a collection of information subject to the PRA that does not display a valid OMB control number. DATES: Written PRA comments should be submitted on or before April 18, 2016. If you anticipate that you will be submitting comments, but find it difficult to do so within the period of time allowed by this notice, you should advise the contact listed below as soon as possible. ADDRESSES: Direct all PRA comments to Cathy Williams, FCC, via email PRA@ fcc.gov and to CathyWilliams@fcc.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For additional information about the information collection, contact Cathy Williams at (202) 418–2918. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: OMB Control No.: 3060–1177. Title: 47 CFR 74.800, Channel Sharing Agreement. Form Numbers: Not applicable. Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection. Respondents: Business or other for profit entities; Not for profit institutions; State, local or Tribal government. Number of Respondents/Responses: 100 respondents; 100 responses. Estimated Hours per Response: 1 hr. Frequency of Response: One time reporting requirement. Total Annual Burden: 100 hours. PO 00000 8199 Frm 00027 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Total Annual Cost: $54,000. Obligation To Respond: Required to obtain benefits. The statutory authority for this information collection is contained in sections 1, 4(i) and (j), 7, 154(i), 301, 302, 303, 307, 308, 309, 312, 316, 318, 319, 324, 325, 336 and 337 of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended. Nature and Extent of Confidentiality: There is no need for confidentiality with this collection of information. Privacy Act Assessment: No impact(s). Needs and Uses: On December 18, 2015, the Commission released a Third Report and Order and Fourth Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, In the Matter of Amendment of Parts 73 and 74 of the Commission’s Rules to Establish Rules for Digital Low Power Television and Television Translator Stations, MB Docket No. 03–185, FCC 15–175. Low power television and television translator stations (collectively ‘‘LPTV stations’’) will be required to include certain terms in their channel sharing agreements (CSAs) and to file their CSAs with the Commission. This new requirement is provided in 47 CFR 74.800. Federal Communications Commission. Marlene H. Dortch, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2016–03363 Filed 2–17–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6712–01–P FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION [OMB 3060–1138] Information Collection Being Reviewed by the Federal Communications Commission Federal Communications Commission. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: As part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork burdens, and as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501– 3520), the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or the Commission) invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on the following information collection. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\18FEN1.SGM 18FEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 32 (Thursday, February 18, 2016)]
[Notices]
[Pages 8198-8199]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2016-03502]


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FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION


Sunshine Act Meeting

February 17, 2016.
    The Federal Communications Commission will hold an Open Meeting on 
the subjects listed below on Thursday, February 18, 2016, which is 
scheduled to commence at 10:30 a.m. in Room TW-C305, at 445 12th Street 
SW., Washington, DC.
    The Federal Communications Commission will hold an Open Meeting on 
the subjects listed below on Thursday, February 18, 2016, which is 
scheduled to commence at 10:30 a.m. in Room TW-C305, at 445 12th Street 
SW., Washington, DC.

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      Item No.                Bureau                    Subject
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1...................  MEDIA.................  TITLE: Promoting the
                                               Availability of Diverse
                                               and Independent Sources
                                               of Video Programming.
                                              SUMMARY: The Commission
                                               will consider a Notice of
                                               Inquiry that seeks
                                               comment on the current
                                               state of programming
                                               diversity and the
                                               principal obstacles that
                                               independent programmers
                                               face in obtaining
                                               carriage on video
                                               distribution platforms.
2...................  MEDIA.................  TITLE: Expanding
                                               Consumers' Video
                                               Navigation Choices;
                                               Commercial Availability
                                               of Navigation Devices (CS
                                               Docket No. 97-80).
                                              SUMMARY: The Commission
                                               plans to discuss a
                                               document that seeks
                                               comment on a framework
                                               for providing innovators,
                                               device manufacturers and
                                               app developers the
                                               information they need to
                                               develop new technologies
                                               to access video content.
3...................  CONSUMER &              TITLE: Closed Captioning
                       GOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS.   of Video Programming (CG
                                               Docket No. 05-231);
                                               Telecommunications for
                                               the Deaf and Hard of
                                               Hearing, Inc. Petition
                                               for Rulemaking.
                                              SUMMARY: The Commission
                                               will consider a Second
                                               Report and Order that
                                               allocates
                                               responsibilities for the
                                               delivery of closed
                                               captions on video
                                               programming and the
                                               handling of captioning
                                               complaints.
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Consent Agenda

    The Commission will consider the following subjects listed below as 
a consent agenda and these items will not be presented individually:

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1...................  ENFORCEMENT...........  TITLE: Enforcement Bureau
                                               Action.
                                              SUMMARY: The Commission
                                               will consider whether to
                                               take an enforcement
                                               action.
2...................  ENFORCEMENT...........  TITLE: Enforcement Bureau
                                               Action.
                                              SUMMARY: The Commission
                                               will consider whether to
                                               take an enforcement
                                               action.
3...................  ENFORCEMENT...........  TITLE: Enforcement Bureau
                                               Action.
                                              SUMMARY: The Commission
                                               will consider whether to
                                               take an enforcement
                                               action.
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    The meeting site is fully accessible to people using wheelchairs or 
other mobility aids. Sign language interpreters, open captioning, and 
assistive listening devices will be provided on site. Other reasonable 
accommodations for people with disabilities are available upon request. 
In your request, include a description of the accommodation you will 
need and a way we can contact you if we need more information. Last 
minute requests will be accepted, but may be impossible to fill. Send 
an email to: fcc504@fcc.gov or call the Consumer & Governmental Affairs 
Bureau at 202-418-0530 (voice), 202-418-0432 (TTY).
    Additional information concerning this meeting may be obtained from 
the Office of Media Relations, (202) 418-0500; TTY 1-888-835-5322. 
Audio/Video coverage of the meeting will be broadcast live with open 
captioning over the Internet from the FCC Live Web page at www.fcc.gov/live.
    For a fee this meeting can be viewed live over George Mason 
University's Capitol Connection. The Capitol Connection also will carry 
the meeting live via the Internet. To purchase these services, call 
(703) 993-3100 or go to www.capitolconnection.gmu.edu.

Federal Communications Commission.
Gloria J. Miles,
Federal Register Liaison Officer, Office of the Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2016-03502 Filed 2-16-16; 4:15 pm]
 BILLING CODE 6712-01-P