Notice of Vacancies on the United States-Mexico Energy Business Council, 28012-28013 [2019-12661]

Download as PDF 28012 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 116 / Monday, June 17, 2019 / Notices Subsidy rate (percent) Company Non-Selected Companies Under Review .................................... 15.56 Dated: June 11, 2019. Jeffrey I. Kessler, Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Compliance. [FR Doc. 2019–12728 Filed 6–14–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P Assessment Rates Commerce intends to issue assessment instructions to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) 15 days after the date of publication of these amended final results of review, to liquidate shipments of subject merchandise entered, or withdrawn from warehouse, for consumption, on or after January 1, 2016 through December 31, 2016, at the ad valorem rates listed above. Commerce also intends to instruct CBP to collect cash deposits of estimated countervailing duties, in the amounts shown above for the companies listed above on shipments of subject merchandise entered, or withdrawn from warehouse, for consumption on or after April 25, 2019, the date of publication of the Final Results. For all non-reviewed firms, we will instruct CBP to collect cash deposits at the most-recent company specific or all-others rate applicable to the company, as appropriate. These cash deposit requirements, when imposed, shall remain in effect until further notice. Administrative Protective Order This notice also serves as a reminder to parties subject to administrative protective order (APO) of their responsibility concerning the destruction of proprietary information disclosed under APO in accordance with 19 CFR 351.305(a)(3). Timely written notification of the return or destruction of APO materials or conversion to judicial protective order is hereby requested. Failure to comply with the regulations and terms of an APO is a sanctionable violation. khammond on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES Disclosure We intend to disclose the calculations performed for these amended final results to interested parties within five business days of the date of the publication of this notice in accordance with 19 CFR 351.224(b). We are issuing and publishing these results in accordance with sections 751(h) and 777(i)(1) of the Act, and 19 CFR 351.224(e). VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:34 Jun 14, 2019 Jkt 247001 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration Notice of Vacancies on the United States-Mexico Energy Business Council International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: In 2016, the Governments of the United States and Mexico established the U.S.-Mexico Energy Business Council (the ‘‘Council’’). This notice announces three membership opportunities for appointment as U.S. representatives to the U.S. Section of the Council for a term ending in June 2020. DATES: All applications must be received by the Office of North America by 5:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST) on July 8, 2019. ADDRESSES: Please submit applications to Leslie Wilson, International Trade Specialist, Office of North America, U.S. Department of Commerce either by email at Leslie.Wilson@trade.gov (preferred method) or by mail to U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW, Room 30014, Washington, DC 20230. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Leslie Wilson, Office of North America, U.S. Department of Commerce, telephone: (202) 482–0704, email: Leslie.Wilson@trade.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The U.S. Department of Commerce, the U.S. Department of Energy, the Ministry of Economy of the United Mexican States, and the Ministry of Energy of the United Mexican States established the Council in February 2016. The objective of the Council is to bring together representatives of the respective energy industries of the United States and Mexico to discuss issues of mutual interest, particularly ways to strengthen the economic and commercial ties between energy industries in the two countries, and communicating actionable, non-binding recommendations to the U.S. and Mexican Governments. For more information, please consult the Terms of Reference of the Council (copy and paste link into browser): https://www.trade.gov/hled/documents/ SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00013 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Signed%20US-MEX%20Energy% 20Business%20Council%20Terms% 20(May%202016%20-%20English).pdf. The Department of Commerce is currently seeking candidates for three membership positions on the U.S. Section of the Council. Each applicant must be a senior representative (e.g., Chief Executive Officer, Vice President, Regional Manager, Senior Director, or holder of a similar position) of a U.S.owned or controlled individual company, trade association, or private sector organization that is incorporated in and has its main headquarters in the United States and whose activities include a focus on the manufacture, production, commercialization and/or trade in goods and services for the energy industry in Mexico. Each applicant must also be a U.S. citizen, or otherwise legally authorized to work in the United States, and be able to travel to Mexico or locations in the United States to attend Council meetings, as well as U.S. Section and Committee meetings. In addition, the applicant may not be a registered foreign agent under the Foreign Agents Registration Act of 1938, as amended. Applications for membership in the U.S. Section by eligible individuals will be evaluated on the following criteria: —A demonstrated commitment by the entity to be represented to the Mexican market, including as applicable either through exports or investment. —A demonstrated strong interest in Mexico and its economic development. —The ability to offer to the work of the Council a broad perspective and business experience specific to the energy industry. —The ability to address cross-cutting issues that affect the entity’s entire energy industry sub-sector. —The ability to dedicate organizational resources to initiate and be responsible for activities in which the Council will be active. U.S. Section members will also be selected on the basis of who is best qualified to carry out the objectives of the Council to: —Promote increased two-way investment in the energy industry; —Promote two-way trade in goods and services produced by and used in the energy industry, including the oil and gas, renewable energy, electricity, nuclear energy, and energy efficiency sub-sectors; —Promote the development of binational value chains in the production of goods and services in the energy sector; E:\FR\FM\17JNN1.SGM 17JNN1 khammond on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 116 / Monday, June 17, 2019 / Notices —Promote the development of modern energy infrastructure and bolster energy efficiency and security; —Foster an enabling environment for the rapid development, deployment, and integration of new energy industry technologies—including clean renewable energy technologies—into the marketplace; —Improve competitiveness through innovation and entrepreneurship in the energy industry, to include the promotion of technology exchanges and research partnerships; and —Partner in skills development to create solutions in training and education to address evolving energy industry workforce needs. In selecting members of the U.S. Section, the Department will attempt to ensure that the Section represents a cross-section of small, medium-sized and large firms. U.S. Section members will receive no compensation for their participation in Council-related activities. They shall not be considered as special government employees. Individual U.S. Section members will be responsible for all travel and related expenses associated with their participation in the Council, including attendance at Committee and Section meetings. Only appointed U.S. Section members may participate in Council meetings; Substitutes and alternates may not be designated. U.S. Section members are expected to serve for two-year terms, but may be reappointed. To apply for membership in the U.S. Section, please submit the following information as instructed in the ADDRESS and DATES captions above: —Name(s) and title(s) of the applicant; —Name and address of the headquarters of the entity that employs the applicant; —Location of incorporation or establishment; —Size of the represented entity, in terms of annual sales and number of employees; —As applicable, the size of the entity’s export trade, investment, and nature of operations or interest in Mexico; —And a brief statement of why the applicant should be considered, including information about the applicant’s ability to initiate and be responsible for activities in which the Council will be active. All applicants will be notified of whether they have been selected once the application window closes and selection of U.S. Section members has been made. VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:34 Jun 14, 2019 Jkt 247001 Dated: June 11, 2019. Geri Word, Director for the Office of North America. [FR Doc. 2019–12661 Filed 6–14–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–HE–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Commercial Remote Sensing ACTION: Notice of meeting. The Advisory Committee on Commercial Remote Sensing (‘‘ACCRES’’ or ‘‘the Committee’’) will meet July 11, 2019. DATES: The meeting is scheduled as follows: July 11, 2019, 1 p.m.–5:00 p.m. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)–1616 Rhode Island Avenue, Room 212A/B, NW, Washington, DC 20036. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tahara Dawkins, NOAA/NESDIS/ CRSRA, 1335 East-West Highway, G– 101, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910; (301) 713–3385 or tahara.dawkins@ noaa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: As required by Section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. 2 (FACA) and its implementing regulations, see 41 CFR 102–3.150, notice is hereby given of the meeting of ACCRES. ACCRES was established by the Secretary of Commerce (Secretary) on May 21, 2002, to advise the Secretary of Commerce through the Under Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere on matters relating to the U.S. commercial remote sensing space industry and on the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s activities to carry out the responsibilities of the Department of Commerce set forth in the National and Commercial Space Programs Act of 2010 (51 U.S.C. 60101 et seq.). SUMMARY: Purpose of the Meeting and Matters To Be Considered The meeting will be open to the public pursuant to Section 10(a)(1) of the FACA. During the meeting, the Committee will receive updates on NOAA’s Commercial Remote Sensing Regulatory Affairs activities and discuss updates to the commercial remote sensing regulatory regime. The Committee will also discuss the New Proposed Rule Making (NPRM) on Commercial Remote Sensing Licensing. PO 00000 Frm 00014 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 28013 Special Accommodations The meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for special accommodations may be directed to Tahara Dawkins, NOAA/ NESDIS/CRSRA, 1335 East-West Highway, G–101, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910; (301) 713–3385 or tahara.dawkins@noaa.gov. Additional Information and Public Comments In accordance with 41 CFR 102– 3.140(b), the meeting room is sufficient to accommodate advisory committee members, agency staff, and a reasonable number of interested members of the public. However, to avoid overcrowding should an unexpected number of members of the public attend the meeting, ACCRES invites interested members of the public to RSVP through the following link: https://forms.gle/ dQ5Qy79eTuXwvk1c6, or directly to the office of Commercial Remote Sensing Regulatory Affairs at (301) 713–2560, or by email at CRSRA@noaa.gov, by July 8, 2019. Any member of the public wishing further information concerning the meeting or who wishes to submit oral or written comments should contact Tahara Dawkins, Designated Federal Officer for ACCRES, NOAA/NESDIS/ CRSRA, 1335 East-West Highway, G– 101, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910; (301) 713–3385 or tahara.dawkins@ noaa.gov. Copies of the draft meeting agenda will be posted on the Commercial Remote Sensing Regulatory Affairs Office at https:// www.nesdis.noaa.gov/CRSRA/ accresMeetings.html. ACCRES expects that public statements presented at its meetings will not be repetitive of previouslysubmitted oral or written statements. In general, each individual or group making an oral presentation may be limited to a total time of five minutes. Written comments sent to NOAA/ NESDIS/CRSRA on or before June 29, 2019 will be provided to Committee members in advance of the meeting. Comments received too close to the meeting date will normally be provided to Committee members at the meeting. All questions and comments about the proposed regulations must be directed to the Federal Register website for public comments https:// www.federalregister.gov/documents/ 2019/05/14/2019-09320/licensing-ofprivate-remote-sensing-space-systems. Stephen M. Volz, Assistant Administrator for Satellite and Information Services. [FR Doc. 2019–12732 Filed 6–14–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–HR–P E:\FR\FM\17JNN1.SGM 17JNN1

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[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 116 (Monday, June 17, 2019)]
[Notices]
[Pages 28012-28013]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2019-12661]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration


Notice of Vacancies on the United States-Mexico Energy Business 
Council

AGENCY: International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: In 2016, the Governments of the United States and Mexico 
established the U.S.-Mexico Energy Business Council (the ``Council''). 
This notice announces three membership opportunities for appointment as 
U.S. representatives to the U.S. Section of the Council for a term 
ending in June 2020.

DATES: All applications must be received by the Office of North America 
by 5:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST) on July 8, 2019.

ADDRESSES: Please submit applications to Leslie Wilson, International 
Trade Specialist, Office of North America, U.S. Department of Commerce 
either by email at [email protected] (preferred method) or by 
mail to U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW, Room 
30014, Washington, DC 20230.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Leslie Wilson, Office of North 
America, U.S. Department of Commerce, telephone: (202) 482-0704, email: 
[email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The U.S. Department of Commerce, the U.S. 
Department of Energy, the Ministry of Economy of the United Mexican 
States, and the Ministry of Energy of the United Mexican States 
established the Council in February 2016. The objective of the Council 
is to bring together representatives of the respective energy 
industries of the United States and Mexico to discuss issues of mutual 
interest, particularly ways to strengthen the economic and commercial 
ties between energy industries in the two countries, and communicating 
actionable, non-binding recommendations to the U.S. and Mexican 
Governments.
    For more information, please consult the Terms of Reference of the 
Council (copy and paste link into browser): https://www.trade.gov/hled/documents/Signed%20US-MEX%20Energy%20Business%20Council%20Terms%20(May%202016%20-
%20English).pdf.
    The Department of Commerce is currently seeking candidates for 
three membership positions on the U.S. Section of the Council. Each 
applicant must be a senior representative (e.g., Chief Executive 
Officer, Vice President, Regional Manager, Senior Director, or holder 
of a similar position) of a U.S.-owned or controlled individual 
company, trade association, or private sector organization that is 
incorporated in and has its main headquarters in the United States and 
whose activities include a focus on the manufacture, production, 
commercialization and/or trade in goods and services for the energy 
industry in Mexico. Each applicant must also be a U.S. citizen, or 
otherwise legally authorized to work in the United States, and be able 
to travel to Mexico or locations in the United States to attend Council 
meetings, as well as U.S. Section and Committee meetings. In addition, 
the applicant may not be a registered foreign agent under the Foreign 
Agents Registration Act of 1938, as amended.
    Applications for membership in the U.S. Section by eligible 
individuals will be evaluated on the following criteria:

--A demonstrated commitment by the entity to be represented to the 
Mexican market, including as applicable either through exports or 
investment.
--A demonstrated strong interest in Mexico and its economic 
development.
--The ability to offer to the work of the Council a broad perspective 
and business experience specific to the energy industry.
--The ability to address cross-cutting issues that affect the entity's 
entire energy industry sub-sector.
--The ability to dedicate organizational resources to initiate and be 
responsible for activities in which the Council will be active.

    U.S. Section members will also be selected on the basis of who is 
best qualified to carry out the objectives of the Council to:

--Promote increased two-way investment in the energy industry;
--Promote two-way trade in goods and services produced by and used in 
the energy industry, including the oil and gas, renewable energy, 
electricity, nuclear energy, and energy efficiency sub-sectors;
--Promote the development of binational value chains in the production 
of goods and services in the energy sector;

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--Promote the development of modern energy infrastructure and bolster 
energy efficiency and security;
--Foster an enabling environment for the rapid development, deployment, 
and integration of new energy industry technologies--including clean 
renewable energy technologies--into the marketplace;
--Improve competitiveness through innovation and entrepreneurship in 
the energy industry, to include the promotion of technology exchanges 
and research partnerships; and
--Partner in skills development to create solutions in training and 
education to address evolving energy industry workforce needs.

In selecting members of the U.S. Section, the Department will attempt 
to ensure that the Section represents a cross-section of small, medium-
sized and large firms.
    U.S. Section members will receive no compensation for their 
participation in Council-related activities. They shall not be 
considered as special government employees. Individual U.S. Section 
members will be responsible for all travel and related expenses 
associated with their participation in the Council, including 
attendance at Committee and Section meetings. Only appointed U.S. 
Section members may participate in Council meetings; Substitutes and 
alternates may not be designated. U.S. Section members are expected to 
serve for two-year terms, but may be reappointed.
    To apply for membership in the U.S. Section, please submit the 
following information as instructed in the ADDRESS and DATES captions 
above:

--Name(s) and title(s) of the applicant;
--Name and address of the headquarters of the entity that employs the 
applicant;
--Location of incorporation or establishment;
--Size of the represented entity, in terms of annual sales and number 
of employees;
--As applicable, the size of the entity's export trade, investment, and 
nature of operations or interest in Mexico;
--And a brief statement of why the applicant should be considered, 
including information about the applicant's ability to initiate and be 
responsible for activities in which the Council will be active.

All applicants will be notified of whether they have been selected once 
the application window closes and selection of U.S. Section members has 
been made.

    Dated: June 11, 2019.
Geri Word,
Director for the Office of North America.
[FR Doc. 2019-12661 Filed 6-14-19; 8:45 am]
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