National Boating Safety Advisory Council, 47185-47186 [2018-20127]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 181 / Tuesday, September 18, 2018 / Notices Scientific Review, National Institutes of Health, 6701 Rockledge Drive, Room 4187, Bethesda, MD 20892, 301–537–9986, macarthurlh@csr.nih.gov. Name of Committee: Center for Scientific Review Special Emphasis Panel; RFA Panel: Career Development and Pathway to Independence Award in Tobacco Regulatory Research. Date: October 17, 2018. Time: 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. Place: National Institutes of Health, 6701 Rockledge Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892, (Telephone Conference Call). Contact Person: Weijia Ni, Ph.D., Chief/ Scientific Review Officer, Center for Scientific Review, National Institutes of Health, 6701 Rockledge Drive, Room 3100, MSC 7808, Bethesda, MD 20892, 301–594– 3292, niw@csr.nih.gov. (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) Dated: September 12, 2018. David D. Clary, Program Analyst, Office of Federal Advisory Committee Policy. [FR Doc. 2018–20262 Filed 9–17–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4140–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Coast Guard [Docket No. USCG–2010–0164] National Boating Safety Advisory Council U.S. Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security. ACTION: Notice of Federal Advisory Committee meeting. AGENCY: The National Boating Safety Advisory Council and its Subcommittees will meet to discuss issues relating to recreational boating safety. These meetings will be open to the public. DATES: Meetings. The National Boating Safety Advisory Council will meet on Thursday, October 18, 2018, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Saturday, October 20, 2018 from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. The Boats and Associated Equipment Subcommittee will meet on Friday, October 19, 2018, from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. The Prevention through People Subcommittee will meet on Friday, October 19, 2018, from 10:15 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. The Recreational Boating Safety Strategic Planning Subcommittee daltland on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:14 Sep 17, 2018 Jkt 244001 will meet on Friday, October 19, 2018, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Please note that these meetings may conclude early if the National Boating Safety Advisory Council has completed all business. Comments and supporting documentation. To ensure your comments are reviewed by Council members before the meetings, submit your written comments no later than October 12, 2018. ADDRESSES: All meetings will be held at the U.S. Coast Guard Training Center Cape May, 1 Munro Avenue, Cape May, NJ 08204 in Building 252, Classroom 12. Access to Training Center Cape May is restricted. Individuals interested in attending the meeting need to preregister using the following information: Pre-registration Information: Foreign nationals participating will be required to pre-register no later than October 1, 2018, to be admitted to the meeting. U.S. citizens participating will be required to pre-register no later than October 12, 2018, to be admitted to the meeting. To pre-register, contact Mr. Jeff Ludwig, (202) 372–1061, NBSAC@ uscg.mil with National Boating Safety Advisory Council in the subject line and provide your name, company, and telephone number; if a foreign national, also provide your country citizenship, passport country, country of residence, place of birth as well as your passport number and expiration date. All attendees will be required to provide a REAL ID Act-compliant governmentissued picture identification card in order to gain admittance to the Coast Guard base where the meeting will be held. For more information on REAL–ID and to check the compliance status of your state/territory please see https:// www.dhs.gov/real-id and https:// www.dhs.gov/real-id-public-faqs. For information on facilities or services for individuals with disabilities or to request special assistance at the meeting, contact the individual listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section below as soon as possible. Instructions: You are free to submit comments at any times, including orally at the meetings, but if you want Council members to review your comment before the meetings, please submit your comments no later than October 1, 2018. We are particularly interested in the comments in the ‘‘Agenda’’ section below. You must include ‘‘Department of Homeland Security’’ and the docket number USCG–2010–0164. Written comments may also be submitted using the Federal eRulemaking Portal at http://www.regulations.gov. If you encounter technical difficulties with comments submission, contact the PO 00000 Frm 00062 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 47185 individual listed in the FOR FURTHER section below. Comments received will be posted without alteration at http:// www.regulations.gov, including any personal information provided. For more about privacy and the docket, review the Privacy and Security Notice for the Federal Docket Management System at https://www.regulations.gov/ privacyNotice. Docket Search: For access to the docket to read documents or comments related to this notice, go to http:// www.regulations.gov insert USCG– 2010–0164 in the ‘‘Search’’ box, press Enter, then click the item you wish to view. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Jeff Ludwig, Alternate Designated Federal Officer of the National Boating Safety Advisory Council, telephone (202) 372–1061, or at NBSAC@uscg.mil. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice of this meeting is given pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Title 5, U.S.C. Appendix). Congress established the National Boating Safety Advisory Council in the Federal Boat Safety Act of 1971 (Pub. L. 92–75). The National Boating Safety Advisory Council currently operates under the authority of 46 U.S.C. 13110 and 46 U.S.C. 4302(c). The latter requires the Secretary of Homeland Security and the Commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard by delegation to consult with the National Boating Safety Advisory Council in prescribing regulations for recreational vessels and associated equipment and on other major safety matters. INFORMATION CONTACT Agenda Day 1 The agenda for the National Boating Safety Advisory Council meeting is as follows: Thursday, October 18, 2018 (1) Opening remarks. (2) Presentation of Awards to Outgoing National Boating Safety Advisory Council Members. (3) Receipt and discussion of the following reports: (a) Chief, Office of Auxiliary and Boating Safety, update on the U.S. Coast Guard’s implementation of National Boating Safety Advisory Council Recommendations and Recreational Boating Safety Program Report. (b) Alternate Designated Federal Officer’s report concerning Council administrative and logistical matters. (c) Update on the implementation of the National Recreational Boating Survey. E:\FR\FM\18SEN1.SGM 18SEN1 47186 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 181 / Tuesday, September 18, 2018 / Notices (d) Update on the National Recreational Boating Grant Program. (4) Presentation on voluntary life jacket wear efforts. (5) Presentation(s) on Boating under the Influence (BUI) reduction efforts. (6) Public comment period. (7) Meeting Recess. Day 2 Friday, October 19, 2018 daltland on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES The day will be dedicated to Subcommittee sessions: (1) Boats and Associated Equipment Subcommittee. Issues to be discussed include alternatives to pyrotechnic visual distress signals; grant projects related to boats and associated equipment; and updates to 33 CFR 181 ‘‘Manufacturer Requirements’’ and 33 CFR 183 ‘‘Boats and Associated Equipment.’’ (2) Prevention Through People Subcommittee. Issues to be discussed include paddlesports participation, overview of State boating Safety programs, and licensing requirements for on-water boating safety instruction providers. (3) Recreational Boating Safety Strategic Planning Subcommittee. Issues to be discussed include progress on implementation of the 2017–2021 Strategic Plan. you may contact Mr. Jeff Ludwig as noted in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section above. Public comments or questions will be taken throughout the meeting as the Council discusses the issues and prior to deliberations and voting. There will also be a public comment period at the end of the meeting. Speakers are requested to limit their comments to 3 minutes. Please note that the public comment period may end before the period allotted, following the call for comments. Contact the individual listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section above to register as a speaker. Dated: September 10, 2018. Jennifer F. Williams, Captain, U.S. Coast Guard, Director of Inspections and Compliance. [FR Doc. 2018–20127 Filed 9–17–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–04–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency [Internal Agency Docket No. FEMA–4386– DR; Docket ID FEMA–2018–0001] Day 3 Iowa; Major Disaster and Related Determinations Saturday, October 20, 2018 AGENCY: The full Council will resume meeting. (1) Receipt and Discussion of the Boats and Associated Equipment, Prevention through People and Recreational Boating Safety Strategic Planning Subcommittee reports. (2) Discussion of any recommendations to be made to the U.S. Coast Guard. (3) Public comment period. (4) Voting on any recommendations to be made to the U.S. Coast Guard. (5) Closing remarks. (6) Adjournment of meeting. There will be a comment period for the National Boating Safety Advisory Council members and a comment period for the public after each report presentation, but before each is voted on by the Council. The Council members will review the information presented on each issue, deliberate on any recommendations presented in the Subcommittees’ reports, and formulate recommendations for the Department’s consideration. The meeting agenda and all meeting documentation can be found at: https:// homeport.uscg.mil/missions/ports-andwaterways/safety-advisory-committees/ nbsac/announcements. Alternatively, VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:14 Sep 17, 2018 Jkt 244001 Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Notice. This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the State of Iowa (FEMA– 4386–DR), dated August 20, 2018, and related determinations. DATES: The declaration was issued August 20, 2018. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dean Webster, Office of Response and Recovery, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C Street SW, Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–2833. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given that, in a letter dated August 20, 2018, the President issued a major disaster declaration under the authority of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act, 42 U.S.C. 5121 et seq. (the ‘‘Stafford Act’’), as follows: SUMMARY: I have determined that the damage in certain areas of the State of Iowa resulting from severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds, and flooding during the period of June 6 to July 2, 2018, is of sufficient severity and magnitude to warrant a major disaster declaration under the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance PO 00000 Frm 00063 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Act, 42 U.S.C. 5121 et seq. (the ‘‘Stafford Act’’). Therefore, I declare that such a major disaster exists in the State of Iowa. In order to provide Federal assistance, you are hereby authorized to allocate from funds available for these purposes such amounts as you find necessary for Federal disaster assistance and administrative expenses. You are authorized to provide Public Assistance in the designated areas and Hazard Mitigation throughout the State. Consistent with the requirement that Federal assistance be supplemental, any Federal funds provided under the Stafford Act for Hazard Mitigation will be limited to 75 percent of the total eligible costs. Federal funds provided under the Stafford Act for Public Assistance also will be limited to 75 percent of the total eligible costs, with the exception of projects that meet the eligibility criteria for a higher Federal cost-sharing percentage under the Public Assistance Alternative Procedures Pilot Program for Debris Removal implemented pursuant to section 428 of the Stafford Act. Further, you are authorized to make changes to this declaration for the approved assistance to the extent allowable under the Stafford Act. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) hereby gives notice that pursuant to the authority vested in the Administrator, under Executive Order 12148, as amended, Timothy J. Scranton, of FEMA is appointed to act as the Federal Coordinating Officer for this major disaster. The following areas of the State of Iowa have been designated as adversely affected by this major disaster: Adair, Buchanan, Buena Vista, Cerro Gordo, Cherokee, Chickasaw, Clay, Dallas, Delaware, Dickinson, Emmet, Floyd, Hamilton, Hancock, Howard, Humboldt, Kossuth, Lyon, O’Brien, Osceola, Palo Alto, Pocahontas, Polk, Sioux, Story, Warren, Webster, Winnebago, Winneshiek, and Wright Counties for Public Assistance. All areas within the State of Iowa are eligible for assistance under the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program. The following Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Numbers (CFDA) are to be used for reporting and drawing funds: 97.030, Community Disaster Loans; 97.031, Cora Brown Fund; 97.032, Crisis Counseling; 97.033, Disaster Legal Services; 97.034, Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA); 97.046, Fire Management Assistance Grant; 97.048, Disaster Housing Assistance to Individuals and Households In Presidentially Declared Disaster Areas; 97.049, Presidentially Declared Disaster Assistance— Disaster Housing Operations for Individuals and Households; 97.050, Presidentially Declared Disaster Assistance to Individuals and Households—Other Needs; 97.036, Disaster Grants—Public Assistance E:\FR\FM\18SEN1.SGM 18SEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 181 (Tuesday, September 18, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 47185-47186]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-20127]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Coast Guard

[Docket No. USCG-2010-0164]


National Boating Safety Advisory Council

AGENCY: U.S. Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security.

ACTION: Notice of Federal Advisory Committee meeting.

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SUMMARY: The National Boating Safety Advisory Council and its 
Subcommittees will meet to discuss issues relating to recreational 
boating safety. These meetings will be open to the public.

DATES: 
    Meetings. The National Boating Safety Advisory Council will meet on 
Thursday, October 18, 2018, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Saturday, 
October 20, 2018 from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. The Boats and Associated 
Equipment Subcommittee will meet on Friday, October 19, 2018, from 8 
a.m. to 10 a.m. The Prevention through People Subcommittee will meet on 
Friday, October 19, 2018, from 10:15 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. The Recreational 
Boating Safety Strategic Planning Subcommittee will meet on Friday, 
October 19, 2018, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Please note that these meetings 
may conclude early if the National Boating Safety Advisory Council has 
completed all business.
    Comments and supporting documentation. To ensure your comments are 
reviewed by Council members before the meetings, submit your written 
comments no later than October 12, 2018.

ADDRESSES: All meetings will be held at the U.S. Coast Guard Training 
Center Cape May, 1 Munro Avenue, Cape May, NJ 08204 in Building 252, 
Classroom 12. Access to Training Center Cape May is restricted. 
Individuals interested in attending the meeting need to pre-register 
using the following information:
    Pre-registration Information: Foreign nationals participating will 
be required to pre-register no later than October 1, 2018, to be 
admitted to the meeting. U.S. citizens participating will be required 
to pre-register no later than October 12, 2018, to be admitted to the 
meeting. To pre-register, contact Mr. Jeff Ludwig, (202) 372-1061, 
[email protected] with National Boating Safety Advisory Council in the 
subject line and provide your name, company, and telephone number; if a 
foreign national, also provide your country citizenship, passport 
country, country of residence, place of birth as well as your passport 
number and expiration date. All attendees will be required to provide a 
REAL ID Act-compliant government-issued picture identification card in 
order to gain admittance to the Coast Guard base where the meeting will 
be held. For more information on REAL-ID and to check the compliance 
status of your state/territory please see https://www.dhs.gov/real-id 
and https://www.dhs.gov/real-id-public-faqs.
    For information on facilities or services for individuals with 
disabilities or to request special assistance at the meeting, contact 
the individual listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section 
below as soon as possible.
    Instructions: You are free to submit comments at any times, 
including orally at the meetings, but if you want Council members to 
review your comment before the meetings, please submit your comments no 
later than October 1, 2018. We are particularly interested in the 
comments in the ``Agenda'' section below. You must include ``Department 
of Homeland Security'' and the docket number USCG-2010-0164. Written 
comments may also be submitted using the Federal eRulemaking Portal at 
http://www.regulations.gov.
    If you encounter technical difficulties with comments submission, 
contact the individual listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT 
section below. Comments received will be posted without alteration at 
http://www.regulations.gov, including any personal information 
provided. For more about privacy and the docket, review the Privacy and 
Security Notice for the Federal Docket Management System at https://www.regulations.gov/privacyNotice.
    Docket Search: For access to the docket to read documents or 
comments related to this notice, go to http://www.regulations.gov 
insert USCG-2010-0164 in the ``Search'' box, press Enter, then click 
the item you wish to view.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Jeff Ludwig, Alternate Designated 
Federal Officer of the National Boating Safety Advisory Council, 
telephone (202) 372-1061, or at [email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice of this meeting is given pursuant to 
the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Title 5, U.S.C. Appendix). Congress 
established the National Boating Safety Advisory Council in the Federal 
Boat Safety Act of 1971 (Pub. L. 92-75). The National Boating Safety 
Advisory Council currently operates under the authority of 46 U.S.C. 
13110 and 46 U.S.C. 4302(c). The latter requires the Secretary of 
Homeland Security and the Commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard by 
delegation to consult with the National Boating Safety Advisory Council 
in prescribing regulations for recreational vessels and associated 
equipment and on other major safety matters.

Agenda

Day 1

    The agenda for the National Boating Safety Advisory Council meeting 
is as follows:
Thursday, October 18, 2018
    (1) Opening remarks.
    (2) Presentation of Awards to Outgoing National Boating Safety 
Advisory Council Members.
    (3) Receipt and discussion of the following reports:
    (a) Chief, Office of Auxiliary and Boating Safety, update on the 
U.S. Coast Guard's implementation of National Boating Safety Advisory 
Council Recommendations and Recreational Boating Safety Program Report.
    (b) Alternate Designated Federal Officer's report concerning 
Council administrative and logistical matters.
    (c) Update on the implementation of the National Recreational 
Boating Survey.

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    (d) Update on the National Recreational Boating Grant Program.
    (4) Presentation on voluntary life jacket wear efforts.
    (5) Presentation(s) on Boating under the Influence (BUI) reduction 
efforts.
    (6) Public comment period.
    (7) Meeting Recess.

Day 2

Friday, October 19, 2018
    The day will be dedicated to Subcommittee sessions:
    (1) Boats and Associated Equipment Subcommittee.
    Issues to be discussed include alternatives to pyrotechnic visual 
distress signals; grant projects related to boats and associated 
equipment; and updates to 33 CFR 181 ``Manufacturer Requirements'' and 
33 CFR 183 ``Boats and Associated Equipment.''
    (2) Prevention Through People Subcommittee.
    Issues to be discussed include paddlesports participation, overview 
of State boating Safety programs, and licensing requirements for on-
water boating safety instruction providers.
    (3) Recreational Boating Safety Strategic Planning Subcommittee.
    Issues to be discussed include progress on implementation of the 
2017-2021 Strategic Plan.

Day 3

Saturday, October 20, 2018
    The full Council will resume meeting.
    (1) Receipt and Discussion of the Boats and Associated Equipment, 
Prevention through People and Recreational Boating Safety Strategic 
Planning Subcommittee reports.
    (2) Discussion of any recommendations to be made to the U.S. Coast 
Guard.
    (3) Public comment period.
    (4) Voting on any recommendations to be made to the U.S. Coast 
Guard.
    (5) Closing remarks.
    (6) Adjournment of meeting.
    There will be a comment period for the National Boating Safety 
Advisory Council members and a comment period for the public after each 
report presentation, but before each is voted on by the Council. The 
Council members will review the information presented on each issue, 
deliberate on any recommendations presented in the Subcommittees' 
reports, and formulate recommendations for the Department's 
consideration.
    The meeting agenda and all meeting documentation can be found at: 
https://homeport.uscg.mil/missions/ports-and-waterways/safety-advisory-committees/nbsac/announcements. Alternatively, you may contact Mr. Jeff 
Ludwig as noted in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section above.
    Public comments or questions will be taken throughout the meeting 
as the Council discusses the issues and prior to deliberations and 
voting. There will also be a public comment period at the end of the 
meeting. Speakers are requested to limit their comments to 3 minutes. 
Please note that the public comment period may end before the period 
allotted, following the call for comments. Contact the individual 
listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section above to register 
as a speaker.

    Dated: September 10, 2018.
Jennifer F. Williams,
Captain, U.S. Coast Guard, Director of Inspections and Compliance.
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