Homeland Security Science and Technology Advisory Committee, 46963-46964 [2018-20055]

Download as PDF 46963 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 180 / Monday, September 17, 2018 / Notices Contact Person: Yvonne Bennett, Ph.D., Scientific Review Officer, Center for Scientific Review, National Institutes of Health, 6701 Rockledge Drive, Room 5199, MSC 7846, Bethesda, MD 20892, 301–379– 3793, bennetty@csr.nih.gov. Notice of accreditation and approval of Thionville Surveying Company, Inc., (Harahan, LA), as a commercial gauger and laboratory. ACTION: Dated: September 10, 2018. Sylvia L. Neal, Program Analyst, Office of Federal Advisory Committee Policy. [FR Doc. 2018–20112 Filed 9–14–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4140–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY U.S. Customs and Border Protection Accreditation and Approval of Thionville Surveying Company, Inc., (Harahan, LA) as a Commercial Gauger and Laboratory U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security. AGENCY: daltland on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES Notice is hereby given, pursuant to CBP regulations, that Thionville Surveying Company, Inc., (Harahan, LA), has been approved to gauge animal and vegetable oils and accredited to test certain animal and vegetable oils for customs purposes for the next three years as of June 14, 2017. DATES: Thionville Surveying Company, Inc., (Harahan, LA) was approved and accredited as a commercial gauger and laboratory as of June 14, 2017. The next triennial inspection date will be scheduled for June 2020. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Melanie A. Glass, Laboratories and Scientific Services, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Suite 1500N, Washington, DC 20229, tel. 202–344–1060. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given pursuant to 19 CFR 151.12 and 19 CFR 151.13, that Thionville Surveying Company, Inc., 5440 Pepsi Street, Harahan, LA 70123, has been approved to gauge animal and vegetable oils and accredited to test certain animal SUMMARY: (Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance Program Nos. 93.306, Comparative Medicine; 93.333, Clinical Research, 93.306, 93.333, 93.337, 93.393–93.396, 93.837–93.844, 93.846-93.878, 93.892, 93.893, National Institutes of Health, HHS) and vegetable oils for customs purposes, in accordance with the provisions of 19 CFR 151.12 and 19 CFR 151.13. Thionville Surveying Company, Inc., (Harahan, LA) is approved for the following gauging procedures for animal and vegetable oils per the National Institute of Oilseed Products (NIOP) standards: Method NIOP 5.10.5 ISO 5555 ...... Title Weight Determination/Gauging. Animal and vegetable fats and oils—Sampling. Thionville Surveying Company, Inc., (Harahan, LA) is accredited for the following laboratory analysis procedures and methods for certain animal and vegetable oils set forth by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Laboratory Methods (CBPL), the International Standards Organization (ISO), and the American Oil Chemists’ Society (AOCS): CBPL No. Method Title 15–02 .............. 15–12 .............. AOCS Ca 5a–40 AOCS Ce 1h–05 27–48 .............. 33–08 .............. ASTM D–4052 USP 621 Free Fatty Acids. Determination of cis-, trans-, Saturated, Monounsaturated and Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids in Vegetable or Non-Ruminant Animal Oils and Fats by Capillary GLC. Standard Test Method for Density and Relative Density of Liquids by Digital Density Meter. Chromatography. Anyone wishing to employ this entity to conduct laboratory analyses and gauger services should request and receive written assurances from the entity that it is accredited or approved by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection to conduct the specific test or gauger service requested. Alternatively, inquiries regarding the specific test or gauger service this entity is accredited or approved to perform may be directed to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection by calling (202) 344–1060. The inquiry may also be sent to CBPGaugersLabs@cbp.dhs.gov. Please reference the website listed below for a complete listing of CBP approved gaugers and accredited laboratories. http://www.cbp.gov/about/labsscientific/commercial-gaugers-andlaboratories. VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:47 Sep 14, 2018 Jkt 244001 Dated: September 7, 2018. Dave Fluty, Executive Director, Laboratories and Scientific Services Directorate. [FR Doc. 2018–20177 Filed 9–14–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–14–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY [Docket No. DHS–2018–0053] Homeland Security Science and Technology Advisory Committee Science and Technology Directorate, DHS. ACTION: Committee management; notice of open Federal Advisory Committee meeting. AGENCY: The Homeland Security Science and Technology Advisory Committee (HSSTAC) will meet via teleconference Friday, September 28, 2018. The meeting will be open to the public. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00054 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 The HSSTAC meeting will take place Friday, September 28, 2018 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be a virtual meeting conducted via webinar. Members of the public may participate via webinar but must register. Please see the ‘‘Registration’’ section below. For information on services for individuals with disabilities or to request special assistance at the meeting, please contact the individual listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section as soon as possible. You may send comments, identified by docket number DHS–2018–0053 by one of the following methods: • Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. • Email: hsstac@hq.dhs.gov. Include the docket number in the subject line of the message. • Fax: 202–254–6176. • Mail: Michel Kareis, HSSTAC Designated Federal Official, S&T IAO, STOP 0205, Department of Homeland DATES: E:\FR\FM\17SEN1.SGM 17SEN1 46964 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 180 / Monday, September 17, 2018 / Notices Security, 245 Murray Lane, Washington, DC 20528–0205. Instructions: All submissions received must include the words ‘‘Department of Homeland Security’’ and the docket number. Comments received will be posted without alteration at http:// www.regulations.gov. Docket: For access to the docket to read the background documents or comments received by the HSSTAC, go to http://www.regulations.gov and enter the docket number into the search function: DHS–2018–0053. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Michel Kareis, HSSTAC Designated Federal Official, Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) Interagency Office (IAO), STOP 0205, Department of Homeland Security, 245 Murray Lane, Washington, DC 20528– 0205, 202–254–8778 (Office), 202–254– 6176 (Fax), HSSTAC@hq.dhs.gov (Email). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background Notice of this meeting is given under the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), 5 U.S.C. Appendix (Pub. L. 92– 463). The committee addresses areas of interest and importance to the Senior Official Performing the Duties of the Under Secretary for S&T, such as new developments in systems engineering, cyber-security, knowledge management and how best to leverage related technologies funded by other Federal agencies and by the private sector. It also advises the Senior Official Performing the Duties of the Under Secretary for S&T on policies, management processes, and organizational constructs as needed. daltland on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES II. Registration To register for the teleconference please send an email to: HSSTAC@ hq.dhs.gov with the following subject line: RSVP to HSSTAC meeting. The email should include the name(s), title, organization/affiliation, email address, and telephone number of those interested in attending. You must RSVP by September 26, 2017. III. Public Comment At the end of the open session, there will be a thirty minute period for oral statements. The public is limited to 2 minutes per speaker. Please note that the comment period may end before the time indicated, following the last call for oral statements, and the meeting may close early if the committee has completed its business. To register as a speaker, contact the person listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section. VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:47 Sep 14, 2018 Jkt 244001 To facilitate public participation, we invite public comment on the issues to be considered by the committee as listed in the ‘‘Agenda’’ below. Anyone is permitted to submit comments at any time, including orally during the meeting. However, those who would like their comments reviewed by committee members prior to the meeting must submit them in written form no later than September 24, 2018 per the instructions in the ADDRESSES section above. IV. Agenda This webinar is a follow on to the preceding September 13, 2018 in-person meeting, at which the Technology Scouting Partnerships Report and recommendations will be briefed. During the webinar, the committee will be voting on approval of the report, which was a collaborative effort of the Technology Scouting Partnerships subcommittee. The report can be found on the following website: https:// www.dhs.gov/science-and-technology/ hsstac. A copy may also be requested by emailing HSSTAC@HQ.DHS.GOV. We will begin with an overview and discussion of the Technology Scouting Partnerships Report, followed by a thirty minute period for oral statements. The public is limited to 2 minutes per speaker. Please note that the comments period may end before the time indicated, following the last call for oral statements. Meeting materials and the final meeting agenda will be posted on the following website by September 16, 2018: https://www.dhs.gov/science-andtechnology/hsstac. Dated: September 11, 2018. Michel Kareis, Designated Federal Official for the HSSTAC. [FR Doc. 2018–20055 Filed 9–14–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–9F–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Fish and Wildlife Service [FWS–HQ–R–2018–N120; FXGO1664091HCC0–FF09D00000–189] Hunting and Shooting Sports Conservation Council Meeting Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior. ACTION: Notice of meeting. AGENCY: We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service), announce a public meeting of the Hunting and Shooting Sports Conservation Council (Council), in accordance with the SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00055 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Federal Advisory Committee Act. The Council’s purpose is to provide recommendations to the Federal Government, through the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture, regarding policies and endeavors that benefit wildlife resources; encourage partnership among the public; sporting conservation organizations; and Federal, state, tribal, and territorial governments; and benefit recreational hunting and recreational shooting sports. DATES: Meeting: Tuesday, October 2, 2018, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The meeting is open to the public. Deadline for Attendance or Participation: For security purposes, signup or request for accommodations is required no later than September 25, 2018. For more information, contact the Council Designated Federal Officer (FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT). For more information regarding participation during the meeting, see Public Input under SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. ADDRESSES: Meeting Location: Hilton Charlotte University Place, 8629 JM Keynes Drive, Charlotte, NC 28262. Comment Submission: You may submit written comments in advance of the meeting by emailing them to the Council Designated Federal Officer (see FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Douglas Hobbs, Designated Federal Officer, HSSCC, by telephone at 703– 358–2336, or by email at doug_hobbs@ fws.gov. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is committed to providing access to this meeting for all participants. Please direct all requests for sign language interpretation service, closed captioning, or other accommodations to Douglas Hobbs by close of business on Wednesday, September 19, 2018. If you are hearing impaired or speech impaired, contact Douglas Hobbs via the Federal Relay Service at 800–877–8339. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service), announce a public meeting of the Hunting and Shooting Sports Conservation Council (Council). The Council was established to further the provisions of the Fish and Wildlife Act of 1956 (16 U.S.C. 742a), the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 (43 U.S.C. 1701), the National Wildlife Refuge System Improvement Act of 1997 (16 U.S.C. 668dd), other Acts applicable to specific bureaus, and Executive Order 13443 (August 17, 2007), ‘‘Facilitation of Hunting Heritage E:\FR\FM\17SEN1.SGM 17SEN1

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[FR Doc No: 2018-20055]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

[Docket No. DHS-2018-0053]


Homeland Security Science and Technology Advisory Committee

AGENCY: Science and Technology Directorate, DHS.

ACTION: Committee management; notice of open Federal Advisory Committee 
meeting.

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SUMMARY: The Homeland Security Science and Technology Advisory 
Committee (HSSTAC) will meet via teleconference Friday, September 28, 
2018. The meeting will be open to the public.

DATES: The HSSTAC meeting will take place Friday, September 28, 2018 
from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be a virtual meeting conducted via webinar. 
Members of the public may participate via webinar but must register. 
Please see the ``Registration'' section below.
    For information on services for individuals with disabilities or to 
request special assistance at the meeting, please contact the 
individual listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section as 
soon as possible.
    You may send comments, identified by docket number DHS-2018-0053 by 
one of the following methods:
     Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. 
Follow the instructions for submitting comments.
     Email: [email protected]. Include the docket number in the 
subject line of the message.
     Fax: 202-254-6176.
     Mail: Michel Kareis, HSSTAC Designated Federal Official, 
S&T IAO, STOP 0205, Department of Homeland

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Security, 245 Murray Lane, Washington, DC 20528-0205.
    Instructions: All submissions received must include the words 
``Department of Homeland Security'' and the docket number. Comments 
received will be posted without alteration at http://www.regulations.gov.
    Docket: For access to the docket to read the background documents 
or comments received by the HSSTAC, go to http://www.regulations.gov 
and enter the docket number into the search function: DHS-2018-0053.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Michel Kareis, HSSTAC Designated 
Federal Official, Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) Interagency 
Office (IAO), STOP 0205, Department of Homeland Security, 245 Murray 
Lane, Washington, DC 20528-0205, 202-254-8778 (Office), 202-254-6176 
(Fax), [email protected] (Email).

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

I. Background

    Notice of this meeting is given under the Federal Advisory 
Committee Act (FACA), 5 U.S.C. Appendix (Pub. L. 92-463). The committee 
addresses areas of interest and importance to the Senior Official 
Performing the Duties of the Under Secretary for S&T, such as new 
developments in systems engineering, cyber-security, knowledge 
management and how best to leverage related technologies funded by 
other Federal agencies and by the private sector. It also advises the 
Senior Official Performing the Duties of the Under Secretary for S&T on 
policies, management processes, and organizational constructs as 
needed.

II. Registration

    To register for the teleconference please send an email to: 
[email protected] with the following subject line: RSVP to HSSTAC 
meeting. The email should include the name(s), title, organization/
affiliation, email address, and telephone number of those interested in 
attending. You must RSVP by September 26, 2017.

III. Public Comment

    At the end of the open session, there will be a thirty minute 
period for oral statements. The public is limited to 2 minutes per 
speaker. Please note that the comment period may end before the time 
indicated, following the last call for oral statements, and the meeting 
may close early if the committee has completed its business. To 
register as a speaker, contact the person listed in the FOR FURTHER 
INFORMATION CONTACT section.
    To facilitate public participation, we invite public comment on the 
issues to be considered by the committee as listed in the ``Agenda'' 
below. Anyone is permitted to submit comments at any time, including 
orally during the meeting. However, those who would like their comments 
reviewed by committee members prior to the meeting must submit them in 
written form no later than September 24, 2018 per the instructions in 
the ADDRESSES section above.

IV. Agenda

    This webinar is a follow on to the preceding September 13, 2018 in-
person meeting, at which the Technology Scouting Partnerships Report 
and recommendations will be briefed. During the webinar, the committee 
will be voting on approval of the report, which was a collaborative 
effort of the Technology Scouting Partnerships subcommittee. The report 
can be found on the following website: https://www.dhs.gov/science-and-technology/hsstac. A copy may also be requested by emailing 
[email protected]
    We will begin with an overview and discussion of the Technology 
Scouting Partnerships Report, followed by a thirty minute period for 
oral statements. The public is limited to 2 minutes per speaker. Please 
note that the comments period may end before the time indicated, 
following the last call for oral statements.
    Meeting materials and the final meeting agenda will be posted on 
the following website by September 16, 2018: https://www.dhs.gov/science-and-technology/hsstac.

    Dated: September 11, 2018.
Michel Kareis,
Designated Federal Official for the HSSTAC.
[FR Doc. 2018-20055 Filed 9-14-18; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 9110-9F-P