Sunshine Act Meetings, 46535 [2017-21592]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 192 / Thursday, October 5, 2017 / Notices Visual Arts (review of applications): This meeting will be closed. Date and time: November 14, 2017; 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Music (review of applications): This meeting will be closed. Date and time: November 15, 2017; 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Music (review of applications): This meeting will be closed. Date and time: November 15, 2017; 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Visual Arts (review of applications): This meeting will be closed. Date and time: November 15, 2017; 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Theater (review of applications): This meeting will be closed. Date and time: November 16, 2017; 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Theater (review of applications): This meeting will be closed. Date and time: November 16, 2017; 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Dance (review of applications): This meeting will be closed. Date and time: November 17, 2017; 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Dated: October 2, 2017. Sherry P. Hale, Staff Assistant, National Endowment for the Arts. [FR Doc. 2017–21456 Filed 10–4–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7537–01–P NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS BOARD Sunshine Act Meetings Weeks of October 2 and 9, 2017 Thursday, October 5, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, October 11. 2017, at 10:00 a.m. and at 2:00 p.m. PLACE: Board Agenda Room, No. 5065, 1015 Half St. SE., Washington DC. STATUS: Closed. MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: Pursuant to § 102.139(a) of the Board’s Rules and Regulations, the Board or a panel thereof will consider ‘‘the issuance of a subpoena, the Board’s participation in a civil action or proceeding or an arbitration, or the initiation, conduct, or disposition . . . of particular representation or unfair labor practice proceedings under section 8, 9, or 10 of the [National Labor Relations] Act, or any court proceedings collateral or ancillary thereto.’’ See also 5 U.S.C. 552b(c)(10). CONTACT PERSON FOR MORE INFORMATION: Roxanne Rothschild, Deputy Executive Secretary, 1015 Half Street SE., ethrower on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES TIME AND DATE: VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:52 Oct 04, 2017 Jkt 244001 Washington, DC 20570. Telephone: (202) 273–2917. Dated: October 3, 2017. Roxanne Rothschild, Deputy Executive Secretary, National Labor Relations Board. [FR Doc. 2017–21592 Filed 10–3–17; 4:15 pm] BILLING CODE 7545–01–P NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION Notice of Permit Applications Received Under the Antarctic Conservation Act of 1978 National Science Foundation. Notice of permit applications received. AGENCY: ACTION: The National Science Foundation (NSF) is required to publish a notice of permit applications received to conduct activities regulated under the Antarctic Conservation Act of 1978. NSF has published regulations under the Antarctic Conservation Act in the Code of Federal Regulations. This is the required notice of permit applications received. SUMMARY: Interested parties are invited to submit written data, comments, or views with respect to this permit application by November 6, 2017. This application may be inspected by interested parties at the Permit Office, address below. ADDRESSES: Comments should be addressed to Permit Office, Room 755, Office of Polar Programs, National Science Foundation, 4201 Wilson Boulevard, Arlington, Virginia 22230. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Nature McGinn, ACA Permit Officer, at the above address, 703–292–8030, or ACApermits@nsf.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The National Science Foundation, as directed by the Antarctic Conservation Act of 1978 (Pub. L. 95–541, 45 CFR 670), as amended by the Antarctic Science, Tourism and Conservation Act of 1996, has developed regulations for the establishment of a permit system for various activities in Antarctica and designation of certain animals and certain geographic areas a requiring special protection. The regulations establish such a permit system to designate Antarctic Specially Protected Areas. DATES: Application Details 1. Applicant—Permit Application: 2018–003 David Schutt, Penguins International, PO Box 100483, Denver, CO 80250. PO 00000 Frm 00060 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 46535 Activity for Which Permit is Requested Harmful Interference; Import Into USA. The applicant proposes to collect samples of feathers molted from gentoo penguins, Pygoscelis papua, (n=2400) and fragments from discarded eggshells of gentoo penguins (n=50) for use in a study of pollutant exposure in penguins across a wide latitudinal gradient. The applicant plans to collect these abandoned biological tissue samples at approximately eleven gentoo penguin colonies in the Antarctic Peninsula region. The applicant will collect samples opportunistically from the ground or from penguin carcasses from the periphery and/or low-density areas of the colonies in order to minimize disturbance to the penguins. The samples will be imported into the USA and will be analyzed at the home institution. Location West Antarctic Peninsula region including South Orkney Islands, Elephant Island, South Shetland Islands. Dates October 1, 2017–June 1, 2018. 2. Applicant—Permit Application: 2018–018 Vernon G. Chu, BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc, 747 Third Ave., 7th FL, New York, NY 10017–2803. Activity for Which Permit is Requested Take; Harmful Interference. The applicant proposes to film Weddell seals in the McMurdo Sound area. Up to 16 Weddell seals (eight mother and pup pairs) could be targeted and disturbed during filming on the sea ice, underwater, and by air via remotely piloted aircraft. Up to 80 additional Weddell seals may be disturbed as a result of the filming activities. The footage will be used in a BBC documentary series that is expected to be useful for education and outreach about Antarctica and the scientific research conducted there. The applicant has also applied for a commercial or education photography permit from the National Marine Fisheries Service under the authority of the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972, as amended (16 U.S.C. 1361 et seq.). Location McMurdo Sound, Antarctica. E:\FR\FM\05OCN1.SGM 05OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 192 (Thursday, October 5, 2017)]
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[FR Doc No: 2017-21592]


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NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS BOARD


Sunshine Act Meetings

TIME AND DATE:  Weeks of October 2 and 9, 2017
    Thursday, October 5, 2017 at 10:00 a.m.
    Wednesday, October 11. 2017, at 10:00 a.m. and at 2:00 p.m.

PLACE:  Board Agenda Room, No. 5065, 1015 Half St. SE., Washington DC.

STATUS:  Closed.

MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED:  Pursuant to Sec.  102.139(a) of the Board's 
Rules and Regulations, the Board or a panel thereof will consider ``the 
issuance of a subpoena, the Board's participation in a civil action or 
proceeding or an arbitration, or the initiation, conduct, or 
disposition . . . of particular representation or unfair labor practice 
proceedings under section 8, 9, or 10 of the [National Labor Relations] 
Act, or any court proceedings collateral or ancillary thereto.'' See 
also 5 U.S.C. 552b(c)(10).

CONTACT PERSON FOR MORE INFORMATION:  Roxanne Rothschild, Deputy 
Executive Secretary, 1015 Half Street SE., Washington, DC 20570. 
Telephone: (202) 273-2917.

     Dated: October 3, 2017.
Roxanne Rothschild,
Deputy Executive Secretary, National Labor Relations Board.
[FR Doc. 2017-21592 Filed 10-3-17; 4:15 pm]
 BILLING CODE 7545-01-P