Request for Nominations of Members To Serve on the National Advisory Committee on Racial, Ethnic, and Other Populations; Extension of Nominations Submission Period, 35610 [2018-16020]

Download as PDF 35610 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 145 / Friday, July 27, 2018 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Bureau of the Census Request for Nominations of Members To Serve on the National Advisory Committee on Racial, Ethnic, and Other Populations; Extension of Nominations Submission Period Bureau of the Census, Department of Commerce. ACTION: Notice of request for nominations; extension of nominations submission period. AGENCY: The Bureau of the Census (Census Bureau) is issuing this document to extend the nominations submission period for the Request for Nominations of Members to Serve on the National Advisory Committee on Racial, Ethnic, and Other Populations, which was published in the Federal Register on June 4, 2018. The extension is in response to public demand for more time to submit nominations for the Committee. The nominations submission period, which would have ended on August 3, 2018, is now extended until September 4, 2018. DATES: Nomination submissions on the notice of request for nominations published on June 4, 2018 (83 FR 25643) must be received by September 4, 2018. The Census Bureau will retain nominations received after this date for consideration should additional vacancies occur. ADDRESSES: Please submit nominations to the census.national.advisory. committee@census.gov (subject line ‘‘2018 NAC Nominations’’) or by letter submission to Tara Dunlop Jackson, Committee Liaison Officer, 2018 NAC Nominations, Department of Commerce, U.S. Census Bureau, Room 8H177, 4600 Silver Hill Road, Washington, DC 20233. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tara Dunlop Jackson, Committee Liaison Officer, Customer Liaison Marketing Services Office, U.S. Census Bureau, Room 8H177, 4600 Silver Hill Road, Washington, DC 20233, at (301) 763– 5222 or census.national.advisory. committee@census.gov. For TTY callers, please use the Federal Relay Service at 1–800–877–8339. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: amozie on DSK3GDR082PROD with NOTICES1 SUMMARY: Background The National Advisory Committee on Racial, Ethnic, and Other Populations was established in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), Title 5, United States Code, Appendix 2. For more information about the Committee, membership, and VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:38 Jul 26, 2018 Jkt 244001 the nomination process, please see the original document on the notice of request for nominations published on June 4, 2018 (83 FR 25643). In response to individuals and organizations who have requested more time to submit nominations of members to serve on the Committee, the Census Bureau has decided to extend the nominations submission period to September 4, 2018. This document announces the extension of the nominations submission period. Dated: July 20, 2018. Ron S. Jarmin, Associate Director for Economic Programs, Performing the Non-Exclusive Functions and Duties of the Director, Bureau of the Census. [FR Doc. 2018–16020 Filed 7–26–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–07–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Bureau of the Census Request for Nominations of Members To Serve on the Census Scientific Advisory Committee Bureau of the Census, Department of Commerce. ACTION: Notice of request for nominations. AGENCY: The Bureau of the Census (Census Bureau) requests nominations of individuals to the Census Scientific Advisory Committee. The Census Bureau will consider nominations received in response to this notice, as well as from other sources. The SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section of this notice provides Committee and membership criteria. DATES: Please submit nominations by September 25, 2018. The Census Bureau will retain nominations received after this date for consideration should additional vacancies occur. ADDRESSES: Please submit nominations to the census.scientific.advisory. committee@census.gov (subject line ‘‘2018 CSAC Nominations’’) or by letter submission to Tara Dunlop Jackson, Committee Liaison Officer, 2018 CSAC Nominations, Department of Commerce, U.S. Census Bureau, Room 8H177, 4600 Silver Hill Road, Washington, DC 20233. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tara Dunlop Jackson, Branch Chief for Advisory Committees, Customer Liaison and Marketing Services Office, Department of Commerce, U.S. Census Bureau, Room 8H177, 4600 Silver Hill Road, Washington, DC 20233, (301) 763–5222 or census.scientific.advisory. committee@census.gov. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00007 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 The Census Scientific Advisory Committee was established in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), Title 5, United States Code (U.S.C.), Appendix 2. The following provides information about the Committee, membership, and the nomination process. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Objectives and Duties 1. The Census Scientific Advisory Committee advises the Director of the U.S. Census Bureau on the uses of scientific developments in statistical data collection, statistical analysis, survey methodology, geospatial analysis, econometrics, cognitive psychology, and computer science as they pertain to the full range of Census Bureau programs and activities (including: Communications, decennial, demographic, economic, field operations, geographic, information technology, and statistics). 2. The Census Scientific Advisory Committee provides scientific and technical expertise from the following disciplines: Demography, economics, geography, psychology, statistics, survey methodology, social and behavioral sciences, Information Technology and computing, marketing, communications, and other fields of expertise, as appropriate, to address Census Bureau program needs and objectives. This expertise is necessary to ensure that the Census Bureau continues to provide relevant and timely statistics used by tribal, federal, state, and local governments as well as business and industry in an increasingly technologically-oriented society. 3. The Census Scientific Advisory Committee functions solely as an advisory body under the FACA. 4. The Census Scientific Advisory Committee reports to the Director of the Census Bureau. Membership 1. The Census Scientific Advisory Committee consists of up to 21 members and one Chair appointed by the Director of the Census Bureau. The Census Bureau is currently filling five seats. 2. Members are appointed for a threeyear term. 3. Members shall serve as Special Government Employees (SGEs) and will be subject to the ethical standards applicable to SGEs. Committee membership will be reevaluated at the conclusion of the three-year term. Member renewal will be based on active attendance, participation in meetings, administrative compliance, Census Bureau needs, and the Director’s concurrence. E:\FR\FM\27JYN1.SGM 27JYN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Bureau of the Census


Request for Nominations of Members To Serve on the National 
Advisory Committee on Racial, Ethnic, and Other Populations; Extension 
of Nominations Submission Period

AGENCY: Bureau of the Census, Department of Commerce.

ACTION: Notice of request for nominations; extension of nominations 
submission period.

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SUMMARY: The Bureau of the Census (Census Bureau) is issuing this 
document to extend the nominations submission period for the Request 
for Nominations of Members to Serve on the National Advisory Committee 
on Racial, Ethnic, and Other Populations, which was published in the 
Federal Register on June 4, 2018. The extension is in response to 
public demand for more time to submit nominations for the Committee. 
The nominations submission period, which would have ended on August 3, 
2018, is now extended until September 4, 2018.

DATES: Nomination submissions on the notice of request for nominations 
published on June 4, 2018 (83 FR 25643) must be received by September 
4, 2018. The Census Bureau will retain nominations received after this 
date for consideration should additional vacancies occur.

ADDRESSES: Please submit nominations to the [email protected] (subject line ``2018 NAC Nominations'') or by 
letter submission to Tara Dunlop Jackson, Committee Liaison Officer, 
2018 NAC Nominations, Department of Commerce, U.S. Census Bureau, Room 
8H177, 4600 Silver Hill Road, Washington, DC 20233.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tara Dunlop Jackson, Committee Liaison 
Officer, Customer Liaison Marketing Services Office, U.S. Census 
Bureau, Room 8H177, 4600 Silver Hill Road, Washington, DC 20233, at 
(301) 763-5222 or [email protected]. For 
TTY callers, please use the Federal Relay Service at 1-800-877-8339.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Background

    The National Advisory Committee on Racial, Ethnic, and Other 
Populations was established in accordance with the Federal Advisory 
Committee Act (FACA), Title 5, United States Code, Appendix 2. For more 
information about the Committee, membership, and the nomination 
process, please see the original document on the notice of request for 
nominations published on June 4, 2018 (83 FR 25643).
    In response to individuals and organizations who have requested 
more time to submit nominations of members to serve on the Committee, 
the Census Bureau has decided to extend the nominations submission 
period to September 4, 2018. This document announces the extension of 
the nominations submission period.

    Dated: July 20, 2018.
Ron S. Jarmin,
Associate Director for Economic Programs, Performing the Non-Exclusive 
Functions and Duties of the Director, Bureau of the Census.
[FR Doc. 2018-16020 Filed 7-26-18; 8:45 am]
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