Request for Applications for Appointment to the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee, 13788-13789 [2019-06616]

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Treasury has determined that interest on the bonds will vary quarterly and will accrue during each calendar quarter at a rate equal to the lesser of the average of the bond equivalent rates on 91-day Treasury bills auctioned during the preceding calendar quarter, or 3 per centum per annum, but in no case less than zero. [FR Doc. 2015–18545] In addition to this Notice, Treasury posts the current quarterly rate in Table 2b— Interest Rates for Specific Legislation on the TreasuryDirect website. Gary Grippo, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Public Finance. [FR Doc. 2019–06742 Filed 4–4–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–25–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY United States Mint Request for Applications for Appointment to the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee Pursuant to United States Code, Title 31, section 5135 (b), the United States Mint is accepting applications for appointment to the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) to represent the interests of the general public in the coinage of the United States. The CCAC was established to: D Advise the Secretary of the Treasury on any theme or design proposals relating to circulating coinage, bullion coinage, Congressional Gold Medals, and national and other medals produced by the United States Mint. D Advise the Secretary of the Treasury with regard to the events, persons, or places that the CCAC recommends to be commemorated by the issuance of commemorative coins in each of the five calendar years succeeding the year in which a commemorative coin designation is made. D Make recommendations with respect to the mintage level for any commemorative coin recommended. E:\FR\FM\05APN1.SGM 05APN1 13789 khammond on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 66 / Friday, April 5, 2019 / Notices Total membership consists of eleven voting members appointed by the Secretary of the Treasury: D One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her education, training, or experience as a nationally or internationally recognized curator in the United States of a numismatic collection; D One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her experience in the medallic arts or sculpture; D One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her education, training, or experience in American history; D One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her education, training, or experience in numismatics; D Three persons who can represent the interests of the general public in the coinage of the United States; and D Four persons appointed by the Secretary of the Treasury on the basis of the recommendations by the House and Senate leadership. Members are appointed for a term of four years. No individual may be appointed to the CCAC while serving as an officer or employee of the Federal Government. The CCAC is subject to the direction of the Secretary of the Treasury. Meetings of the CCAC are open to the public and are held approximately four to six times per year. The United States Mint is responsible for providing the necessary support, technical services, and advice to the CCAC. CCAC members are not paid for their time or services, but, consistent with Federal Travel Regulations, members are reimbursed for their travel and lodging expenses to attend meetings. Members are Special Government Employees and are subject to the Standards of Ethical Conduct for Employees of the Executive Branch (5 CFR part 2653). The United States Mint will review all submissions and will forward its recommendations to the Secretary of the Treasury for appointment consideration. Candidates should include specific skills, abilities, talents, and credentials to support their applications. The United States Mint is interested in candidates who are recognized as having unique and valued talents or as accomplished professionals; have demonstrated experience, knowledge, interest, or background in a variety of fields, including numismatics, art, education, working with youth, or American heritage and culture; have demonstrated interest and a commitment to actively participate in VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:46 Apr 04, 2019 Jkt 247001 meetings and activities, and a demonstrated understanding of the role of the CCAC and the obligations of a Special Government Employee; possess demonstrated leadership skills in their fields of expertise or discipline; possess a demonstrated desire for public service and have a history of honorable professional and personal conduct, as well as successful standing in their communities; and who are free of professional, political, or financial interests that could negatively affect their ability to provide impartial advice. Application Deadline: Friday, April 26, 2019. Receipt of Applications: Any member of the public wishing to be considered for CCAC membership should submit a resume and cover letter describing his or her qualifications and reasons for seeking membership by email to info@ ccac.gov or by mail to the United States Mint; 801 9th Street NW, Washington, DC 20220; Attn: Greg Weinman. Submissions must be postmarked no later than Friday, April 26, 2019. Notice Concerning Delivery of FirstClass and Priority Mail: First-class mail to the United States Mint is put through an irradiation process to protect against biological contamination. Support materials put through this process may suffer irreversible damage. We encourage you to consider using alternate delivery services, especially when sending time-sensitive material. For Further Information: Contact Betty Birdsong, Acting United States Mint Liaison to the CCAC; 801 9th Street NW, Washington, DC 20220, or call 202–354–7770. Dated: March 29, 2019. David J. Ryder, Director, United States Mint. [FR Doc. 2019–06616 Filed 4–4–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Veterans’ Advisory Committee on Education (VACOE), Notice of Meeting The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under the Federal Advisory Committee Act that the Veterans’ Advisory Committee on Education will meet on May 8th and May 9th, 2019. On both days, the meeting will be held at 810 Vermont Ave. NW, Conference Room 630, Washington, DC 20204. The meeting sessions will begin and end as follows: PO 00000 Frm 00165 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 Date: Time: May 8, 2019 .......... May 9, 2019 .......... 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The meeting sessions are open to the public. The purpose of the Committee is to advise the Secretary of Veterans Affairs on educational issues affecting Veterans. The Committee’s area of focus includes access to quality programing and ensuring Veterans success. On May 8, 2019, the morning agenda includes welcoming remarks, remarks from VA officials, and briefings regarding access to quality educational programing for Veterans. The Committee will use the afternoon to discuss the presentations from the morning and conduct an open discussion around those topics. On May 9, 2019, the morning agenda topic is focused on Ensuring Veterans Success. The Committee will be briefed on available data regarding GI Bill beneficiaries and the transition assistance program education track. The Committee will use the afternoon to discuss the presentations from the morning and conduct an open discussion around those topics. The afternoon will end with the Committee discussion recommendations and next steps based on the topics covered during the meeting. Public comments will be received at 4:30 p.m. on April 21, 2019. Interested parties should contact Mr. Lucas Tickner, via email at Lucas.Tickner@ va.gov, or by mail at 810 Vermont Avenue NW (22—Education Service), Washington, DC 20420. Individuals wishing to speak are invited to submit a 1–2 page summary of their comment for inclusion in the official meeting record. Because the meeting is being held in a government building, a photo I.D. must be presented at the Guard’s Desk as a part of the clearance process. Due to an increase in security protocols, and to prevent delays in clearance processing, you should allow an additional 30 minutes before the meeting begins. Any member of the public seeking additional information should contact Mr. Tickner at the email address noted above. Dated: April 2, 2019. Jelessa M. Burney, Federal Advisory Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2019–06676 Filed 4–4–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P E:\FR\FM\05APN1.SGM 05APN1

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[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 66 (Friday, April 5, 2019)]
[Notices]
[Pages 13788-13789]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

United States Mint


Request for Applications for Appointment to the Citizens Coinage 
Advisory Committee

    Pursuant to United States Code, Title 31, section 5135 (b), the 
United States Mint is accepting applications for appointment to the 
Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) to represent the interests 
of the general public in the coinage of the United States. The CCAC was 
established to:
    [ssquf] Advise the Secretary of the Treasury on any theme or design 
proposals relating to circulating coinage, bullion coinage, 
Congressional Gold Medals, and national and other medals produced by 
the United States Mint.
    [ssquf] Advise the Secretary of the Treasury with regard to the 
events, persons, or places that the CCAC recommends to be commemorated 
by the issuance of commemorative coins in each of the five calendar 
years succeeding the year in which a commemorative coin designation is 
made.
    [ssquf] Make recommendations with respect to the mintage level for 
any commemorative coin recommended.

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    Total membership consists of eleven voting members appointed by the 
Secretary of the Treasury:
    [ssquf] One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her 
education, training, or experience as a nationally or internationally 
recognized curator in the United States of a numismatic collection;
    [ssquf] One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her 
experience in the medallic arts or sculpture;
    [ssquf] One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her 
education, training, or experience in American history;
    [ssquf] One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her 
education, training, or experience in numismatics;
    [ssquf] Three persons who can represent the interests of the 
general public in the coinage of the United States; and
    [ssquf] Four persons appointed by the Secretary of the Treasury on 
the basis of the recommendations by the House and Senate leadership.
    Members are appointed for a term of four years. No individual may 
be appointed to the CCAC while serving as an officer or employee of the 
Federal Government.
    The CCAC is subject to the direction of the Secretary of the 
Treasury. Meetings of the CCAC are open to the public and are held 
approximately four to six times per year. The United States Mint is 
responsible for providing the necessary support, technical services, 
and advice to the CCAC. CCAC members are not paid for their time or 
services, but, consistent with Federal Travel Regulations, members are 
reimbursed for their travel and lodging expenses to attend meetings. 
Members are Special Government Employees and are subject to the 
Standards of Ethical Conduct for Employees of the Executive Branch (5 
CFR part 2653).
    The United States Mint will review all submissions and will forward 
its recommendations to the Secretary of the Treasury for appointment 
consideration. Candidates should include specific skills, abilities, 
talents, and credentials to support their applications. The United 
States Mint is interested in candidates who are recognized as having 
unique and valued talents or as accomplished professionals; have 
demonstrated experience, knowledge, interest, or background in a 
variety of fields, including numismatics, art, education, working with 
youth, or American heritage and culture; have demonstrated interest and 
a commitment to actively participate in meetings and activities, and a 
demonstrated understanding of the role of the CCAC and the obligations 
of a Special Government Employee; possess demonstrated leadership 
skills in their fields of expertise or discipline; possess a 
demonstrated desire for public service and have a history of honorable 
professional and personal conduct, as well as successful standing in 
their communities; and who are free of professional, political, or 
financial interests that could negatively affect their ability to 
provide impartial advice.
    Application Deadline: Friday, April 26, 2019.
    Receipt of Applications: Any member of the public wishing to be 
considered for CCAC membership should submit a resume and cover letter 
describing his or her qualifications and reasons for seeking membership 
by email to [email protected] or by mail to the United States Mint; 801 9th 
Street NW, Washington, DC 20220; Attn: Greg Weinman. Submissions must 
be postmarked no later than Friday, April 26, 2019.
    Notice Concerning Delivery of First-Class and Priority Mail: First-
class mail to the United States Mint is put through an irradiation 
process to protect against biological contamination. Support materials 
put through this process may suffer irreversible damage. We encourage 
you to consider using alternate delivery services, especially when 
sending time-sensitive material.
    For Further Information: Contact Betty Birdsong, Acting United 
States Mint Liaison to the CCAC; 801 9th Street NW, Washington, DC 
20220, or call 202-354-7770.

    Dated: March 29, 2019.
David J. Ryder,
Director, United States Mint.
[FR Doc. 2019-06616 Filed 4-4-19; 8:45 am]
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