Sunshine Act Notice, 43950-43951 [2017-20160]

Download as PDF sradovich on DSKBBY8HB2PROD with NOTICES 43950 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 181 / Wednesday, September 20, 2017 / Notices Responses to Disturbance and Climate Variability on DoD Lands (FY18 New Start)—Dr. Scott Ferrenberg, United States Geological Survey; 2:00 p.m. RC18–C2–1021 (RC18–1021): Using Unmanned Aerial Systems to Model Spatially-Mediated Heterogeneity in 3D Microclimate Landscapes (FY18 New Start)—Dr. Anna Carter, Iowa State University; 2:45 p.m. Break; 3:00 p.m. RC18–C2–1108 (RC18–1108): Aquatic Ecosystem Vulnerability to Fire and Climate Change in Alaskan Boreal Forests (FY18 New Start)—Dr. Jeffrey Falke, United States Geological Survey; 3:45 p.m. Resource Conservation and Resiliency Overview—Dr. Kurt Preston, Resource Conservation and Resiliency Program Manager; 3:55 p.m. RC18–C1– 1358 (RC18–1358): Using Remotelysensed Data and Light-level Geolocator Technology to Inform Off-Post Landscape-Scale Conservation Planning for a Migratory Species (FY18 New Start)—Dr. Ashley Long, Texas A&M AgriLife Research; 4:40 p.m. Public Discussion/Adjourn for the day. Thursday, October 19, 2017: 8:30 a.m.: Convene—Dr. Joseph Hughes, Chair; 8:40 a.m. Weapons Systems and Platforms Overview—Dr. Robin Nissan, WP Program Manager; 8:50 a.m. WP18– C4–1047 (WP18–1047): Development of an Agile, Novel Expeditionary Battlefield Manufacturing Plant using Recycled and Reclaimed Thermoplastic Materials (FY18 New Start)—Dr. Prabhat Krishnaswamy, Engineering Mechanics Corporation of Columbus; 9:35 a.m. WP18–C4–1323 (WP18–1323): Recycling and Reuse of Metal Alloys by a Single Solid-State Additive Manufacturing and Repair Process (FY18 New Start)—Dr. Paul Allison, University of Alabama; 10:20 a.m. Break; 10:35 a.m. Weapons Systems and Platforms Overview—Dr. Robin Nissan, WP Program Manager; 10:45 a.m. WP18–C1–1114 (WP18–1114): Emulsion Characterization Study for Improved Bilgewater Treatment and Management (FY18 New Start)—Ms. Danielle Paynter, Naval Surface Warfare Center; 11:30 a.m. Weapons Systems and Platforms Overview—Dr. Robin Nissan, WP Program Manager; 11:40 a.m. WP18–C3–1193 (WP18–1193): An Integral Hypergolic Hybrid-Solid Fuel Ramjet Concept for AP-Free High Performance Tactical Rocket Motors (FY18 New Start)—Dr. Mark Pfeil, U.S. Army Aviation & Missile Research, Development, and Engineering Center; 12:25 p.m. Lunch; 1:25 p.m. Weapons Systems and Platforms Overview—Dr. Robin Nissan, WP Program Manager; 1:35 p.m. WP18–F2–1439 (WP18–1439) Development and Evaluation of Non- VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:28 Sep 19, 2017 Jkt 241001 Chromate LHE ZnNi Passivations for DoD Electrical Connectors (Follow-on to FY15 SEED Project)—Dr. Matthew O’Keefe, Missouri S&T; 2:20 p.m. Munitions Response Overview—Dr. Herbert Nelson, Munitions Response Program Manager; 2:30 p.m. MR18–C1– 1233 (MR18–1233): Improved Penetrometer Performance in Stratified Sediment for Cost-Effective Characterization, Monitoring and Management of Submerged Munitions Sites (FY18 New Start)—Dr. Nina Stark, Virginia Tech; 3:15 p.m. Break; 3:30 p.m. Environmental Restoration Overview—Dr. Andrea Leeson, ER Program Manager; 3:40 p.m. ER–2531: Role of Acidophilic Methanotrophs in Long Term Natural Attenuation of VOCs in Low pH Aquifers (Follow On to FY15 Limited Scope Project)—Dr. Paul Hatzinger, Aptim Federal Services; 4:25 p.m. Strategy Session—Dr. Herb Nelson, Acting Executive Director; 4:55 p.m. Public Discussion/Adjourn. Meeting Accessibility: The meeting location has proper and working facilities for those with disabilities. Please contact the Designated Federal Officer (DFO) if there are any issues. Written Statements: Pursuant to 41 CFR 102–3.140, and section 10(a)(3) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972, the public or interested organizations may submit written statements to the Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program, Scientific Advisory Board. Written statements may be submitted to the committee at any time or in response to an approved meeting agenda. All written statements shall be submitted to the DFO for the Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program, Scientific Advisory Board. The DFO will ensure that the written statements are provided to the membership for their consideration. Time is allotted at the close of each meeting day for the public to make comments. Dated: September 15, 2017. Aaron Siegel, Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Department of the Navy Notice of Extension of Scoping Period for the Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement/Overseas Environmental Impact Statement for Northwest Training and Testing Department of the Navy, DoD. Notice. AGENCY: ACTION: A notice of intent was published by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in the Federal Register (82 FR 39779) on August 22, 2017 for the supplement to the 2015 Final Northwest Training and Testing (NWTT) Environmental Impact Statement/Overseas Environmental Impact Statement (EIS/OEIS). The 30day scoping period ends on September 21, 2017. This notice announces a 15day extension of the scoping period until October 6, 2017. DATES: Public comments will be accepted during the 45-day scoping period from August 22, 2017 to October 6, 2017. ADDRESSES: Comments may be provided via mail to the address provided below or through the project Web site at http:// nwtteis.com/. Comments must be postmarked or received online by October 6, 2017 for consideration during the development of the Supplemental EIS/OEIS. Anyone interested in receiving electronic project updates can subscribe on the project Web site to receive notifications via email for key milestones throughout the environmental planning process. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. John Mosher, 360–257–3234, john.g.mosher@navy.mil. U.S. Pacific Fleet, Attention: NWTT Supplemental EIS/OEIS Project Manager, 3730 North Charles Porter Avenue, Building 385, Oak Harbor, Washington 98278–3500. SUMMARY: Dated: September 14, 2017. S.E. Milewski, Deputy Division Director, Administrative Law Division, Judge Advocate General’s Corps, U.S. Navy, Alternate Federal Register Liaison Officer. [FR Doc. 2017–20013 Filed 9–19–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3810–FF–P [FR Doc. 2017–20011 Filed 9–19–17; 8:45 am] DEFENSE NUCLEAR FACILITIES SAFETY BOARD BILLING CODE 5001–06–P PO 00000 Sunshine Act Notice 12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m., September 26, 2017. PLACE: Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board Headquarters, 625 Indiana TIME AND DATE: Frm 00019 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\20SEN1.SGM 20SEN1 sradovich on DSKBBY8HB2PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 181 / Wednesday, September 20, 2017 / Notices Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20004– 2901. STATUS: Open. MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: This public meeting will be conducted pursuant to the Government in the Sunshine Act, the Board’s implementing regulations for the Government in the Sunshine Act, and the Board’s Operating Procedures. The objective of this public business meeting is for the Board to obtain testimony from the DNFSB staff on their completed and documented efforts to date regarding oversight of emergency preparedness and response, with a special emphasis on Board Recommendation 2014–1, and provide an opportunity for the Board to deliberate on these topics. The meeting will proceed in accordance with the meeting agenda, which is posted on the Board’s public Web site at www.dnfsb.gov. Public participation in the meeting is invited during the public comment period of the agenda. Persons interested in speaking during the public comment period are encouraged to pre-register by submitting a request in writing to the Board’s address listed above, emailing comment@dnfsb.gov, or calling the Office of the General Counsel at (202) 694–7062 or (800) 788–4016 prior to close of business on September 19, 2017. The Board asks that commenters describe the nature and scope of their oral presentations. Those who preregister will be scheduled to speak first. Individual oral comments may be limited by the time available, depending on the number of persons who register. At the beginning of the meeting, the Board will post a list of speakers at the entrance to the meeting room. Anyone who wishes to comment or provide technical information or data may do so in writing, either in lieu of, or in addition to, making an oral presentation. The Board Members may question presenters to the extent deemed appropriate. Public participation in the meeting will be subject to the participation criteria posted on the Board’s Web site. Written comments and documents will be accepted at the meeting or may be sent to the Board’s Washington, DC, office. The Board will hold the meeting record open until October 26, 2017, for the receipt of additional materials. The meeting will be presented live through internet video streaming. A link to the presentation will be available on the Board’s Web site (www.dnfsb.gov) and a recording will be posted soon after. A transcript of these sessions and the associated correspondence will be made available on the Board’s Web site. VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:28 Sep 19, 2017 Jkt 241001 The Board specifically reserves its right to further schedule and otherwise regulate the course of the meeting, to recess, reconvene, postpone, or adjourn the meeting, conduct further reviews, and otherwise exercise its authority under the Atomic Energy Act of 1954, as amended. CONTACT PERSON FOR MORE INFORMATION: Glenn Sklar, General Manager, Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board, 625 Indiana Avenue NW., Suite 700, Washington, DC 20004–2901, (800) 788– 4016. Dated: September 15, 2017. Sean Sullivan, Chairman. [FR Doc. 2017–20160 Filed 9–18–17; 4:15 pm] BILLING CODE 3670–01–P DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION Extension of the Application Deadline Date for the Fiscal Year 2017; Promise Neighborhoods Program Grant Application Office of Innovation and Improvement, Department of Education. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Acting Assistant Deputy Secretary for Innovation and Improvement extends, for certain prospective eligible applicants described elsewhere in this notice, the deadline date for transmittal of applications for new awards for fiscal year (FY) 2017 under the Promise Neighborhoods program, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number 84.215N. The Acting Assistant Deputy Secretary takes this action to allow more time for the preparation and submission of applications by prospective eligible applicants affected by the severe storms and flooding beginning on August 25, 2017, in Texas or Louisiana. The extension of the application deadline date for this competition is intended to help affected eligible applicants compete fairly with other eligible applicants under this competition. DATES: Deadline for Transmittal of Applications: October 6, 2017. Deadline for Intergovernmental Review: December 6, 2017. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Adrienne Hawkins, U.S. Department of Education, 400 Maryland Avenue SW., Room 4W256, Washington, DC 20202. Telephone: (202) 453–5638. Email address: PromiseNeighborhoods@ ed.gov. If you use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) or a text SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00020 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 43951 telephone (TTY), call the Federal Relay Service (FRS), toll free, at 1–800–877– 8339. On July 21, 2017, we published in the Federal Register (82 FR 33881) a notice inviting applications for new awards for FY 2017 for the Promise Neighborhoods competition (NIA). The application deadline in the NIA was September 5, 2017. We are extending this competition for applicants in Texas or Louisiana in order to allow applicants more time to prepare and submit their applications. Eligibility: The extension of the application deadline date in this notice applies to eligible applicants under the Promise Neighborhoods program that are located in Texas or Louisiana. In accordance with the NIA, an eligible applicant for the Promise Neighborhoods program: (1) Is representative of the geographic area proposed to be served; (2) Is one of the following: (a) A nonprofit organization that meets the definition of a nonprofit under 34 CFR 77.1(c), which may include a faith-based nonprofit organization. (b) An institution of higher education as defined by section 101(a) of the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended. (c) An Indian tribe (as defined in the NIA); (3) Currently provides at least one of the solutions from the applicant’s proposed continuum of solutions in the geographic area proposed to be served; and (4) Operates or proposes to work with and involve in carrying out its proposed project, in coordination with the school’s local educational agency (LEA), at least one public elementary or secondary school that is located within the identified geographic area that the grant will serve. In the case of an eligible applicant that is a partnership, the extension of the application deadline date applies if any of the entities required to be part of the partnership (i.e., a nonprofit organization, an LEA, or a consortium of schools) are located in Texas or Louisiana. An eligible applicant submitting an application under the extended deadline must provide a certification in its application that it meets the criteria for doing so and be prepared to provide appropriate supporting documentation, if requested. If such an eligible applicant is submitting its application electronically, the submission of the application serves as the eligible applicant’s attestation that it meets the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\20SEN1.SGM 20SEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 181 (Wednesday, September 20, 2017)]
[Notices]
[Pages 43950-43951]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2017-20160]


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DEFENSE NUCLEAR FACILITIES SAFETY BOARD


Sunshine Act Notice

TIME AND DATE:  12:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m., September 26, 2017.

PLACE:  Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board Headquarters, 625 
Indiana

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Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20004-2901.

STATUS:  Open.

MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED:  This public meeting will be conducted 
pursuant to the Government in the Sunshine Act, the Board's 
implementing regulations for the Government in the Sunshine Act, and 
the Board's Operating Procedures. The objective of this public business 
meeting is for the Board to obtain testimony from the DNFSB staff on 
their completed and documented efforts to date regarding oversight of 
emergency preparedness and response, with a special emphasis on Board 
Recommendation 2014-1, and provide an opportunity for the Board to 
deliberate on these topics. The meeting will proceed in accordance with 
the meeting agenda, which is posted on the Board's public Web site at 
www.dnfsb.gov.
    Public participation in the meeting is invited during the public 
comment period of the agenda. Persons interested in speaking during the 
public comment period are encouraged to pre-register by submitting a 
request in writing to the Board's address listed above, emailing 
comment@dnfsb.gov, or calling the Office of the General Counsel at 
(202) 694-7062 or (800) 788-4016 prior to close of business on 
September 19, 2017. The Board asks that commenters describe the nature 
and scope of their oral presentations. Those who pre-register will be 
scheduled to speak first. Individual oral comments may be limited by 
the time available, depending on the number of persons who register. At 
the beginning of the meeting, the Board will post a list of speakers at 
the entrance to the meeting room. Anyone who wishes to comment or 
provide technical information or data may do so in writing, either in 
lieu of, or in addition to, making an oral presentation. The Board 
Members may question presenters to the extent deemed appropriate. 
Public participation in the meeting will be subject to the 
participation criteria posted on the Board's Web site. Written comments 
and documents will be accepted at the meeting or may be sent to the 
Board's Washington, DC, office. The Board will hold the meeting record 
open until October 26, 2017, for the receipt of additional materials.
    The meeting will be presented live through internet video 
streaming. A link to the presentation will be available on the Board's 
Web site (www.dnfsb.gov) and a recording will be posted soon after. A 
transcript of these sessions and the associated correspondence will be 
made available on the Board's Web site. The Board specifically reserves 
its right to further schedule and otherwise regulate the course of the 
meeting, to recess, reconvene, postpone, or adjourn the meeting, 
conduct further reviews, and otherwise exercise its authority under the 
Atomic Energy Act of 1954, as amended.

CONTACT PERSON FOR MORE INFORMATION: Glenn Sklar, General Manager, 
Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board, 625 Indiana Avenue NW., Suite 
700, Washington, DC 20004-2901, (800) 788-4016.

     Dated: September 15, 2017.
Sean Sullivan,
Chairman.
[FR Doc. 2017-20160 Filed 9-18-17; 4:15 pm]
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