Workforce Information Advisory Council (WIAC), 46530-46531 [2017-21397]

Download as PDF 46530 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 192 / Thursday, October 5, 2017 / Notices (45 CFR part 503.25) and the Government in the Sunshine Act (5 U.S.C. 552b), hereby gives notice in regard to the scheduling of open meetings as follows: Thursday, October 19, 2017: 10:00 a.m.—Issuance of Proposed Decisions in claims against Iraq. STATUS: Open. All meetings are held at the Foreign Claims Settlement Commission, 600 E Street NW., Washington, DC. Requests for information, or advance notices of intention to observe an open meeting, may be directed to: Patricia M. Hall, Foreign Claims Settlement Commission, 600 E Street NW., Suite 6002, Washington, DC 20579. Telephone: (202) 616–6975. Brian M. Simkin, Chief Counsel. of CERCLA, 42 U.S.C. 9606(a), at the Site. The publication of this notice opens a period for public comment on the Consent Decree. Comments should be addressed to the Acting Assistant Attorney General, Environment and Natural Resources Division, and should refer to United States v. Aramark Uniform & Career Apparel, LLC, Civil Action No. 3:17–cv–04062 (S.D.W. Va.), DJ Ref. No. 90–11–3–11369. All comments must be submitted no later than 30 days after the publication date of this notice. Comments may be submitted either by email or by mail: To submit comments: Send them to: By email ....... pubcomment-ees.enrd@ usdoj.gov. Assistant Attorney General, U.S. DOJ—ENRD, P.O. Box 7611, Washington, DC 20044–7611. By mail ......... [FR Doc. 2017–21613 Filed 10–3–17; 4:15 pm] BILLING CODE 4410–BA–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE ethrower on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES Notice of Lodging of Proposed Consent Decree Under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act On September 28, 2017, the Department of Justice lodged a Consent Decree with defendant Aramark Uniform & Career Apparel, LLC (‘‘Aramark’’) in the United States District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia, Civil Action No. 3:17– cv–04062. The Consent Decree resolves a claim under Section 107(a)(2) of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (‘‘CERCLA’’), 42 U.S.C. 9607(a)(2), for past response costs incurred in connection with the release of PCE at the Coyne Textile Services Superfund Site, located in Huntington, West Virginia. The Complaint filed concurrently with the Consent Decree alleges that Aramark, through a predecessor company, owned and operated an industrial laundry business at the Site from 1972 to 1982 that included a dry cleaning process that utilized perchloroethylene (‘‘PERC’’ or ‘‘PCE’’). The proposed consent decree obligates Aramark to reimburse $1.595 million of the United States’ past response costs and provides Aramark a covenant not to sue for past response costs incurred through May 10, 2017. Aramark is performing the work at the Site pursuant to an administrative order and agreement with EPA, which addresses claims under Section 106(a) VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:52 Oct 04, 2017 Jkt 244001 During the public comment period, the Consent Decree may be examined and downloaded at this Justice Department Web site: https:// www.justice.gov/enrd/consent-decrees. We will provide a paper copy of the Consent Decree upon written request and payment of reproduction costs. Please mail your request and payment to: Consent Decree Library, U.S. DOJ— ENRD, P.O. Box 7611, Washington, DC 20044–7611. Please enclose a check or money order for $6.00 (25 cents per page reproduction cost) payable to the United States Treasury. For a paper copy without the exhibits and signature pages, the cost is $5.25. Jeffrey Sands, Assistant Section Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and Natural Resources Division. [FR Doc. 2017–21394 Filed 10–4–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–15–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration Workforce Information Advisory Council (WIAC) Employment and Training Administration, Labor. ACTION: Notice of meeting. AGENCY: Pursuant to the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act of 2014 (WIOA), which amends the WagnerPeyser Act of 1933, notice is hereby given that the WIAC will meet on SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00055 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 November 1 and 2, 2017. The meeting will take place at the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) Janet Norwood Training and Conference Center in Washington, DC. The WIAC was established in accordance with provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), as amended and will act in accordance with the applicable provisions of FACA and its implementing regulation. The meeting will be open to the public. DATES: The meeting will take place on Wednesday, November 1, and Thursday, November 2, 2017 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Public statements and requests for special accommodations or to address the Advisory Council must be received by October 23, 2017. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the BLS Janet Norwood Training and Conference Center, Rooms 7 and 8, in the Postal Square Building at 2 Massachusetts Ave. NE., Washington, DC 20212. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Steven Rietzke, Chief, Division of National Programs, Tools, and Technical Assistance, Employment and Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, Room C–4510, 200 Constitution Ave. NW., Washington, DC 20210; Telephone: 202–693–3912. Mr. Rietzke is the Designated Federal Officer for the WIAC. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background: The WIAC is an important component of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act. The WIAC is a Federal Advisory Committee of workforce and labor market information experts representing a broad range of national, State, and local data and information users and producers. The purpose of the WIAC is to provide recommendations to the Secretary of Labor, working jointly through the Assistant Secretary for Employment and Training and the Commissioner of Labor Statistics, to address: (1) The evaluation and improvement of the nationwide workforce and labor market information (WLMI) system and statewide systems that comprise the nationwide system; and (2) how the Department and the States will cooperate in the management of those systems. These systems include programs to produce employmentrelated statistics and State and local workforce and labor market information. The Department of Labor anticipates the WIAC will accomplish its objectives by: (1) Studying workforce and labor market information issues; (2) seeking and sharing information on innovative approaches, new technologies, and data to inform employment, skills training, E:\FR\FM\05OCN1.SGM 05OCN1 ethrower on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 192 / Thursday, October 5, 2017 / Notices and workforce and economic development decision making and policy; and (3) advising the Secretary on how the workforce and labor market information system can best support workforce development, planning, and program development. Additional information is available at www.doleta.gov/wioa/wiac/. Purpose: The WIAC is currently in the process of identifying and reviewing issues and aspects of the WLMI system and statewide systems that comprise the nationwide system and how the Department and the States will cooperate in the management of those systems. As part of this process, the Advisory Council meets to gather information and to engage in deliberative and planning activities to facilitate the development and provision of its recommendations to the Secretary in a timely manner. Agenda: Beginning at 8:30 a.m. on November 1, 2017, the Advisory Council will briefly review the minutes of the previous meeting held on June 21 and 22, 2017. The Advisory Council will host discussions with LMI experts and representatives from the Employment and Training Administration and the Bureau of Labor Statistics. WIAC will review recommendations for the two-year plan proposed by each sub-committee and facilitate further discussion. The meeting will end for the day 4:30 p.m. The meeting will resume at 8:30 a.m. on November 2, 2017. The second day will continue the previous day’s discussions. The WIAC chair will open the floor for public comment at 1:00 p.m. on November 2, 2017. However, the precise schedule of events is subject to change and an up-to-date agenda will be available on WIAC’s Web page (see URL below) prior to the meeting. The second day will conclude with a discussion of next steps, including action items and planning for the next meeting of the Advisory Council. The meeting will adjourn at 4:30 p.m. The full agenda for the meeting, and changes or updates to the agenda, will be posted on the WIAC’s Web page, www.doleta.gov/wioa/wiac/. Attending the meeting: BLS is located in the Postal Square Building, the building that also houses the U.S. Postal Museum, at 2 Massachusetts Ave. NE., Washington, DC. You must have a picture ID to be admitted to the BLS offices at Postal Square Building, and you must enter through the Visitors’ Entrance. The BLS Visitors’ Entrance is on First Street NE., mid-block, across from Union Station. Members of the public who require reasonable accommodations to attend the meeting VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:52 Oct 04, 2017 Jkt 244001 may submit requests for accommodations by mailing them to the person and address indicated in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section by the date indicated in the DATES section or transmitting them as email attachments in PDF format to the email address indicated in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section with the subject line ‘‘November WIAC Meeting Accommodations’’ by the date indicated in the DATES section. Please include a specific description of the accommodations requested and phone number or email address where you may be contacted if additional information is needed to meet your request. Public statements: Organizations or members of the public wishing to submit written statements may do so by mailing them to the person and address indicated in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section by the date indicated in the DATES section or transmitting them as email attachments in PDF format to the email address indicated in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section with the subject line ‘‘November WIAC Meeting Public Statements’’ by the date indicated in the DATES section. Submitters may include their name and contact information in a cover letter for mailed statements or in the body of the email for statements transmitted electronically. Relevant statements received before the date indicated in the DATES section will be included in the record of the meeting. No deletions, modifications, or redactions will be made to statements received, as they are public records. Please do not include personally identifiable information (PII) in your public statement. Requests to Address the Advisory Council: Members of the public or representatives of organizations wishing to address the Advisory Council should forward their requests to the contact indicated in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section, or contact the same by phone, by the date indicated in the DATES section. Oral presentations will be limited to 10 minutes, time permitting, and shall proceed at the discretion of the Council chair. Individuals with disabilities, or others, who need special accommodations, should indicate their needs along with their request. Byron Zuidema, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Employment and Training Administration. [FR Doc. 2017–21397 Filed 10–4–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P PO 00000 Frm 00056 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 46531 DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request; Guam Military Base Realignment Contractor Recruitment Standards ACTION: Notice. The Department of Labor (DOL), Employment and Training Administration (ETA) is soliciting comments concerning the following, proposed changes to the information collection request (ICR) titled, ‘‘Guam Military Base Realignment Contractor Recruitment Standards.’’ This comment request is part of continuing Departmental efforts to reduce paperwork and respondent burden in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA). DATES: Consideration will be given to all written comments received by December 4, 2017. ADDRESSES: A copy of this ICR with applicable supporting documentation; including a description of the likely respondents, proposed frequency of response, and estimated total burden is included at the end of this notice and may be obtained free by contacting Michael DeMale by telephone at 202– 693–3948 TTY 877–889–5627, (these are not toll-free numbers) or by email at demale.michael.b@dol.gov. Submit written comments about, or requests for a copy of, this ICR by mail or courier to the U.S. Department of Labor, Office of Workforce Investment, Employment and Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Avenue NW., Room C–4516, Washington, DC 20210; by email: demale.michael.b@dol.gov; or by Fax 202–693–3015. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Contact Michael DeMale by telephone at 202–693–3948 (this is not a toll-free number) or by email at demale.michael.b@dol.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The DOL, as part of continuing efforts to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, conducts a pre-clearance consultation program to provide the general public and Federal agencies an opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing collections of information before submitting them to the OMB for final approval. This program helps to ensure requested data can be provided in the desired format, reporting burden (time and financial resources) is minimized, collection instruments are clearly understood, and the impact of SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\05OCN1.SGM 05OCN1

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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Employment and Training Administration


Workforce Information Advisory Council (WIAC)

AGENCY: Employment and Training Administration, Labor.

ACTION: Notice of meeting.

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SUMMARY: Pursuant to the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act of 
2014 (WIOA), which amends the Wagner-Peyser Act of 1933, notice is 
hereby given that the WIAC will meet on November 1 and 2, 2017. The 
meeting will take place at the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) Janet 
Norwood Training and Conference Center in Washington, DC. The WIAC was 
established in accordance with provisions of the Federal Advisory 
Committee Act (FACA), as amended and will act in accordance with the 
applicable provisions of FACA and its implementing regulation. The 
meeting will be open to the public.

DATES: The meeting will take place on Wednesday, November 1, and 
Thursday, November 2, 2017 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Public 
statements and requests for special accommodations or to address the 
Advisory Council must be received by October 23, 2017.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the BLS Janet Norwood Training 
and Conference Center, Rooms 7 and 8, in the Postal Square Building at 
2 Massachusetts Ave. NE., Washington, DC 20212.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Steven Rietzke, Chief, Division of 
National Programs, Tools, and Technical Assistance, Employment and 
Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, Room C-4510, 200 
Constitution Ave. NW., Washington, DC 20210; Telephone: 202-693-3912. 
Mr. Rietzke is the Designated Federal Officer for the WIAC.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    Background: The WIAC is an important component of the Workforce 
Innovation and Opportunity Act. The WIAC is a Federal Advisory 
Committee of workforce and labor market information experts 
representing a broad range of national, State, and local data and 
information users and producers. The purpose of the WIAC is to provide 
recommendations to the Secretary of Labor, working jointly through the 
Assistant Secretary for Employment and Training and the Commissioner of 
Labor Statistics, to address: (1) The evaluation and improvement of the 
nationwide workforce and labor market information (WLMI) system and 
statewide systems that comprise the nationwide system; and (2) how the 
Department and the States will cooperate in the management of those 
systems. These systems include programs to produce employment- related 
statistics and State and local workforce and labor market information.
    The Department of Labor anticipates the WIAC will accomplish its 
objectives by: (1) Studying workforce and labor market information 
issues; (2) seeking and sharing information on innovative approaches, 
new technologies, and data to inform employment, skills training,

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and workforce and economic development decision making and policy; and 
(3) advising the Secretary on how the workforce and labor market 
information system can best support workforce development, planning, 
and program development. Additional information is available at 
www.doleta.gov/wioa/wiac/.
    Purpose: The WIAC is currently in the process of identifying and 
reviewing issues and aspects of the WLMI system and statewide systems 
that comprise the nationwide system and how the Department and the 
States will cooperate in the management of those systems. As part of 
this process, the Advisory Council meets to gather information and to 
engage in deliberative and planning activities to facilitate the 
development and provision of its recommendations to the Secretary in a 
timely manner.
    Agenda: Beginning at 8:30 a.m. on November 1, 2017, the Advisory 
Council will briefly review the minutes of the previous meeting held on 
June 21 and 22, 2017. The Advisory Council will host discussions with 
LMI experts and representatives from the Employment and Training 
Administration and the Bureau of Labor Statistics. WIAC will review 
recommendations for the two-year plan proposed by each sub-committee 
and facilitate further discussion. The meeting will end for the day 
4:30 p.m.
    The meeting will resume at 8:30 a.m. on November 2, 2017. The 
second day will continue the previous day's discussions. The WIAC chair 
will open the floor for public comment at 1:00 p.m. on November 2, 
2017. However, the precise schedule of events is subject to change and 
an up-to-date agenda will be available on WIAC's Web page (see URL 
below) prior to the meeting. The second day will conclude with a 
discussion of next steps, including action items and planning for the 
next meeting of the Advisory Council. The meeting will adjourn at 4:30 
p.m.
    The full agenda for the meeting, and changes or updates to the 
agenda, will be posted on the WIAC's Web page, www.doleta.gov/wioa/wiac/.
    Attending the meeting: BLS is located in the Postal Square 
Building, the building that also houses the U.S. Postal Museum, at 2 
Massachusetts Ave. NE., Washington, DC. You must have a picture ID to 
be admitted to the BLS offices at Postal Square Building, and you must 
enter through the Visitors' Entrance. The BLS Visitors' Entrance is on 
First Street NE., mid-block, across from Union Station. Members of the 
public who require reasonable accommodations to attend the meeting may 
submit requests for accommodations by mailing them to the person and 
address indicated in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section by the 
date indicated in the DATES section or transmitting them as email 
attachments in PDF format to the email address indicated in the FOR 
FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section with the subject line ``November 
WIAC Meeting Accommodations'' by the date indicated in the DATES 
section. Please include a specific description of the accommodations 
requested and phone number or email address where you may be contacted 
if additional information is needed to meet your request.
    Public statements: Organizations or members of the public wishing 
to submit written statements may do so by mailing them to the person 
and address indicated in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section by 
the date indicated in the DATES section or transmitting them as email 
attachments in PDF format to the email address indicated in the FOR 
FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section with the subject line ``November 
WIAC Meeting Public Statements'' by the date indicated in the DATES 
section. Submitters may include their name and contact information in a 
cover letter for mailed statements or in the body of the email for 
statements transmitted electronically. Relevant statements received 
before the date indicated in the DATES section will be included in the 
record of the meeting. No deletions, modifications, or redactions will 
be made to statements received, as they are public records. Please do 
not include personally identifiable information (PII) in your public 
statement.
    Requests to Address the Advisory Council: Members of the public or 
representatives of organizations wishing to address the Advisory 
Council should forward their requests to the contact indicated in the 
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section, or contact the same by phone, 
by the date indicated in the DATES section. Oral presentations will be 
limited to 10 minutes, time permitting, and shall proceed at the 
discretion of the Council chair. Individuals with disabilities, or 
others, who need special accommodations, should indicate their needs 
along with their request.

Byron Zuidema,
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Employment and Training Administration.
[FR Doc. 2017-21397 Filed 10-4-17; 8:45 am]
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