Fusion Energy Advisory Committee, 47192 [2017-21919]

Download as PDF 47192 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 195 / Wednesday, October 11, 2017 / Notices Dated: October 5, 2017. Aaron Siegel, Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. Notice and request for comments. ACTION: [FR Doc. 2017–21932 Filed 10–10–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Fusion Energy Advisory Committee Office of Science, Department of Energy. ACTION: Notice of renewal. AGENCY: Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C., App. 2., and in accordance with Title 41 of the Code of Federal Regulations, Section 102– 3.65, and following consultation with the Committee Management Secretariat, General Services Administration, notice is hereby given that the Fusion Energy Sciences Advisory Committee has been renewed for a two-year period. The Committee will provide advice to the Office of Science (DOE), on longrange plans, priorities, and strategies for advancing plasma science, fusion science and fusion technology—the knowledge base needed for an economically and environmentally attractive fusion energy source. The Secretary of Energy has determined that the renewal of the Fusion Energy Sciences Advisory Committee is essential to the conduct of the Department’s business and in the public interest in connection with the performance of duties imposed upon the Department of Energy by law. The Committee will continue to operate in accordance with the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, the Department of Energy Organization Act (Pub. L. 95–91), the General Services Administration Final Rule on Federal Advisory Committee Management, and other directives and instruction issued in the implementation of those Acts. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Edmund J. Synakowski at (301) 903– 4941. Issued in Washington, DC, on August 4, 2017. Shena Kennerly, Acting Committee Management Officer. asabaliauskas on DSKBBXCHB2PROD with NOTICES [FR Doc. 2017–21919 Filed 10–10–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Extension of Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Feedback on Agency Service Delivery AGENCY: U.S. Department of Energy. VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:58 Oct 10, 2017 Jkt 244001 The Department of Energy (DOE), as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public to take this opportunity to comment on the ‘‘Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Feedback on Agency Service Delivery’’ for approval under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA). This collection was developed as part of a Federal Government-wide effort to streamline the process for seeking feedback from the public on service delivery. This notice announces DOE’s intent to submit this collection to OMB for approval and solicits comments on specific aspects for the proposed information collection. DATES: Comments regarding this proposed information collection must be received on or before December 11, 2017. If you anticipate difficulty in submitting comments within that period, please contact the PRA Officer listed below as soon as possible. ADDRESSES: Written comments may be sent to Christina Rouleau, PRA Officer, Enterprise Policy Development and Implementation Office (IM–22), Office of the Chief Information Officer, U.S. Department of Energy 1000 Independence Ave. SW., Washington, DC 20585, or by email at DOEPRA@ hq.doe.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection supporting statement should be directed to the person listed in ADDRESSES of this document. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This information collection request contains (1) OMB No. 1910–5160; (2) Information Collection Request Title; ‘‘Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Feedback on Agency Service Delivery’’; (3) Type of Review: Extension; (4) Purpose: The proposed information collection activity provides a means to garner qualitative customer and stakeholder feedback in an efficient, timely manner, in accordance with the Administration’s commitment to improving service delivery. By qualitative feedback we mean information that provides useful insights on perceptions and opinions, but are not statistical surveys that yield quantitative results that can be generalized to the population of study. 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[FR Doc No: 2017-21919]


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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY


Fusion Energy Advisory Committee

AGENCY: Office of Science, Department of Energy.

ACTION: Notice of renewal.

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    Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C., App. 2., 
and in accordance with Title 41 of the Code of Federal Regulations, 
Section 102-3.65, and following consultation with the Committee 
Management Secretariat, General Services Administration, notice is 
hereby given that the Fusion Energy Sciences Advisory Committee has 
been renewed for a two-year period.
    The Committee will provide advice to the Office of Science (DOE), 
on long-range plans, priorities, and strategies for advancing plasma 
science, fusion science and fusion technology--the knowledge base 
needed for an economically and environmentally attractive fusion energy 
source. The Secretary of Energy has determined that the renewal of the 
Fusion Energy Sciences Advisory Committee is essential to the conduct 
of the Department's business and in the public interest in connection 
with the performance of duties imposed upon the Department of Energy by 
law. The Committee will continue to operate in accordance with the 
provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, the Department of 
Energy Organization Act (Pub. L. 95-91), the General Services 
Administration Final Rule on Federal Advisory Committee Management, and 
other directives and instruction issued in the implementation of those 
Acts.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Edmund J. Synakowski at (301) 903-
4941.

    Issued in Washington, DC, on August 4, 2017.
Shena Kennerly,
Acting Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 2017-21919 Filed 10-10-17; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 6450-01-P