Solicitation of Nominations for Appointment to the Advisory Committee of the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, 39135 [2018-16958]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 153 / Wednesday, August 8, 2018 / Notices 16. Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (DAA–0416–2015–0009, 1 item, 1 temporary item). Master files of an electronic information system used to track fuel economy data for vehicles and manufacturers. Laurence Brewer, Chief Records Officer for the U.S. Government. [FR Doc. 2018–16913 Filed 8–7–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7515–01–P PENSION BENEFIT GUARANTY CORPORATION Solicitation of Nominations for Appointment to the Advisory Committee of the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) is soliciting nominations for appointment to the Advisory Committee of the PBGC. DATES: Nominations must be received on or before September 24, 2018. Please allow three weeks for regular mail delivery to PBGC. ADDRESSES: Nominations must be submitted to Judith Larsen, Office of the Director, Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, 1200 K Street NW, Washington, DC 20005–4026, or as email attachments to OfficeOfTheDirector@pbgc.gov. If sending electronically, please use an attachment in Word or pdf format. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC or the Corporation) administers the pension plan termination insurance program under Title IV of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA). Section 4002(h) of ERISA provides for the establishment of an Advisory Committee to the Corporation. The Advisory Committee consists of seven members appointed by the President from among individuals recommended by the PBGC Board of Directors, which consists of the Secretaries of Labor, Treasury, and Commerce. The Advisory Committee members are as follows: • Two representatives of employee organizations; • Two representatives of employers who maintain pension plans; and • Three representatives of the general public. No more than four members of the Committee shall be members of the sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 22:37 Aug 07, 2018 Jkt 244001 same political party. Anyone currently subject to federal registration requirements as a lobbyist is not eligible for appointment. Advisory Committee members must have experience with employee organizations, employers who maintain defined benefit pension plans, the administration or advising of pension plans, or in related fields. Appointments are for three-year terms. Some of the appointments may serve unexpired terms that have less than three years remaining. Reappointments are possible but are subject to the appointment process. The Advisory Committee’s prescribed duties include advising the Corporation as to its policies and procedures relating to investment of moneys, and other issues as the Corporation may request or as the Advisory Committee determines appropriate. The Advisory Committee meets at least six times each year. At least one meeting is a joint meeting with the PBGC Board of Directors. By February 19, 2019, the terms of all of the Advisory Committee members will have expired. Therefore, PBGC is seeking nominations for all of the seats. PBGC is committed to equal opportunity in the workplace and seeks a broad-based and diverse Advisory Committee. If you or your organization wants to nominate one or more people for appointment to the Advisory Committee to represent any of the interest groups specified above, you may submit nominations to PBGC. Nominations may be in the form of a letter, resolution or petition, signed by the person making the nomination or, in the case of a nomination by an organization, by an authorized representative of the organization. PBGC encourages you to include additional supporting letters of nomination. PBGC will not consider self-nominees who have no supporting letters. Please do not include any information that you do not want publicly disclosed. Nominations, including supporting letters, should: • State the person’s qualifications to serve on the Advisory Committee (including any specialized knowledge or experience relevant to the nominee’s proposed Advisory Committee position); • State that the candidate will accept appointment to the Advisory Committee if offered; • Include which of the positions (representing interest group) the candidate is being nominated to fill; • Include the nominee’s full name, work affiliation, mailing address, phone number, and email address; PO 00000 Frm 00095 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 39135 • Include the nominator’s full name, mailing address, phone number, and email address; and • Include the nominator’s signature, whether sent by email or otherwise. PBGC will contact nominees for information on their political affiliation and their status as registered lobbyists. Nominees should be aware of the time commitment for attending meetings and actively participating in the work of the Advisory Committee. Historically, this has meant a commitment of at least 15 days per year. PBGC has a process for vetting nominees under consideration for appointment. Issued in Washington, DC. William Reeder, Director, Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation. [FR Doc. 2018–16958 Filed 8–7–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7709–02–P OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT Excepted Service U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: This notice identifies Schedule A, B, and C appointing authorities applicable to a single agency that were established or revoked from March 1, 2018 to March 31, 2018. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Senior Executive Resources Services, Senior Executive Services and Performance Management, Employee Services, (202) 606–2246. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In accordance with 5 CFR 213.103, Schedule A, B, and C appointing authorities available for use by all agencies are codified in the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR). Schedule A, B, and C appointing authorities applicable to a single agency are not codified in the CFR, but the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) publishes a notice of agency-specific authorities established or revoked each month in the Federal Register at www.gpo.gov/fdsys/. OPM also publishes an annual notice of the consolidated listing of all Schedule A, B, and C appointing authorities, current as of June 30, in the Federal Register. SUMMARY: Schedule A No schedule A Authorities to report during March 2018. Schedule B No schedule B Authorities to report during March 2018. E:\FR\FM\08AUN1.SGM 08AUN1

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[Notices]
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[FR Doc No: 2018-16958]


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PENSION BENEFIT GUARANTY CORPORATION


Solicitation of Nominations for Appointment to the Advisory 
Committee of the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation

AGENCY: Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) is soliciting 
nominations for appointment to the Advisory Committee of the PBGC.

DATES: Nominations must be received on or before September 24, 2018. 
Please allow three weeks for regular mail delivery to PBGC.

ADDRESSES: Nominations must be submitted to Judith Larsen, Office of 
the Director, Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, 1200 K Street NW, 
Washington, DC 20005-4026, or as email attachments to 
[email protected]. If sending electronically, please use an 
attachment in Word or pdf format.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 
(PBGC or the Corporation) administers the pension plan termination 
insurance program under Title IV of the Employee Retirement Income 
Security Act of 1974 (ERISA). Section 4002(h) of ERISA provides for the 
establishment of an Advisory Committee to the Corporation. The Advisory 
Committee consists of seven members appointed by the President from 
among individuals recommended by the PBGC Board of Directors, which 
consists of the Secretaries of Labor, Treasury, and Commerce. The 
Advisory Committee members are as follows:
     Two representatives of employee organizations;
     Two representatives of employers who maintain pension 
plans; and
     Three representatives of the general public.
    No more than four members of the Committee shall be members of the 
same political party. Anyone currently subject to federal registration 
requirements as a lobbyist is not eligible for appointment.
    Advisory Committee members must have experience with employee 
organizations, employers who maintain defined benefit pension plans, 
the administration or advising of pension plans, or in related fields. 
Appointments are for three-year terms. Some of the appointments may 
serve unexpired terms that have less than three years remaining. 
Reappointments are possible but are subject to the appointment process.
    The Advisory Committee's prescribed duties include advising the 
Corporation as to its policies and procedures relating to investment of 
moneys, and other issues as the Corporation may request or as the 
Advisory Committee determines appropriate. The Advisory Committee meets 
at least six times each year. At least one meeting is a joint meeting 
with the PBGC Board of Directors.
    By February 19, 2019, the terms of all of the Advisory Committee 
members will have expired. Therefore, PBGC is seeking nominations for 
all of the seats.
    PBGC is committed to equal opportunity in the workplace and seeks a 
broad-based and diverse Advisory Committee.
    If you or your organization wants to nominate one or more people 
for appointment to the Advisory Committee to represent any of the 
interest groups specified above, you may submit nominations to PBGC. 
Nominations may be in the form of a letter, resolution or petition, 
signed by the person making the nomination or, in the case of a 
nomination by an organization, by an authorized representative of the 
organization. PBGC encourages you to include additional supporting 
letters of nomination. PBGC will not consider self-nominees who have no 
supporting letters. Please do not include any information that you do 
not want publicly disclosed.
    Nominations, including supporting letters, should:
     State the person's qualifications to serve on the Advisory 
Committee (including any specialized knowledge or experience relevant 
to the nominee's proposed Advisory Committee position);
     State that the candidate will accept appointment to the 
Advisory Committee if offered;
     Include which of the positions (representing interest 
group) the candidate is being nominated to fill;
     Include the nominee's full name, work affiliation, mailing 
address, phone number, and email address;
     Include the nominator's full name, mailing address, phone 
number, and email address; and
     Include the nominator's signature, whether sent by email 
or otherwise.
    PBGC will contact nominees for information on their political 
affiliation and their status as registered lobbyists. Nominees should 
be aware of the time commitment for attending meetings and actively 
participating in the work of the Advisory Committee. Historically, this 
has meant a commitment of at least 15 days per year. PBGC has a process 
for vetting nominees under consideration for appointment.

Issued in Washington, DC.
William Reeder,
Director, Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation.
[FR Doc. 2018-16958 Filed 8-7-18; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 7709-02-P


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