Commercial Customs Operations Advisory Committee (COAC), 37904-37905 [2019-16584]

Download as PDF 37904 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 149 / Friday, August 2, 2019 / Notices TABLE 2—CUSTOMS COBRA USER FEES AND LIMITATIONS FOUND IN 19 CFR 24.23 AS ADJUSTED FOR FISCAL YEAR 2020—Continued 19 CFR 24.23 Customs COBRA user fee/limitation (b)(9)(A)(ii) .............. (b)(4) ...................... Fee: Express Consignment Carrier/Centralized Hub Facility Fee, Per Individual Waybill/Bill of Lading Fee. Tables 1 and 2, setting forth the adjusted fees and limitations for Fiscal Year 2020, will also be maintained for the public’s convenience on the CBP website at www.cbp.gov. Dated: July 30, 2019. Robert E. Perez, Deputy Commissioner. [FR Doc. 2019–16582 Filed 8–1–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–14–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY U.S. Customs and Border Protection [Docket No. USCBP–2019–0021] Commercial Customs Operations Advisory Committee (COAC) U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Department of Homeland Security (DHS). ACTION: Committee management; notice of Federal Advisory Committee meeting. AGENCY: The Commercial Customs Operations Advisory Committee (COAC) will hold its quarterly meeting on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 in Buffalo, New York. The meeting will be open to the public to attend in person or via webinar. DATES: The COAC will meet on Wednesday, August 21, 2019, from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. EDT. Please note that the meeting may close early if the committee has completed its business. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Buffalo Niagara Convention Center, Convention Center Plaza, Buffalo, New York 14202. For information on facilities or services for individuals with disabilities or to request special assistance at the meeting, contact Ms. SUMMARY: jbell on DSK3GLQ082PROD with NOTICES New fee/limitation adjusted in accordance with the FAST Act 19 U.S.C. 58c 5 Although the minimum limitation is published, the fee charged is the fee required by 19 U.S.C. 58c(b)(9)(A)(ii). 6 Only the limitation is increasing; the ad valorem rate of 0.3464% remains the same. See 82 FR 32661 (July 17, 2017). 7 Id. 8 For monthly pipeline entries, see: https:// www.cbp.gov/trade/entry-summary/pipelinemonthly-entry-processing/pipeline-line-qa. VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:02 Aug 01, 2019 Jkt 247001 Florence Constant-Gibson, Office of Trade Relations, U.S. Customs & Border Protection, at (202) 344–1440 as soon as possible. Pre-Registration: Meeting participants may attend either in person or via webinar after pre-registering using one of the methods indicated below: For members of the public who plan to attend the meeting in person, please register by 5:00 p.m. EDT August 20, 2019, either: Online at https:// teregistration.cbp.gov/index.asp?w=166; by email to tradeevents@dhs.gov; or by fax to (202) 325–4290. You must register prior to the meeting in order to attend the meeting in person. For CBP personnel who plan to attend in-person, please register online by 5:00 p.m. EDT August 20, 2019, at https:// teregistration.cbp.gov/index.asp?w=165. For members of the public who plan to participate via webinar, please register online at https:// teregistration.cbp.gov/index.asp?w=167 by 5:00 p.m. EDT on August 20, 2019. Please feel free to share this information with other interested members of your organization or association. Members of the public who are preregistered to attend and later need to cancel, please do so by August 20, 2019, utilizing the following links: https:// teregistration.cbp.gov/cancel.asp?w=166 to cancel an in-person registration; or https://teregistration.cbp.gov/ cancel.asp?w=167 to cancel a webinar registration. For CBP personnel who are registered to attend in-peron and later need to cancel, please do so by utilizing the following link: https:// teregistration.cbp.gov/cancel.asp? w=165. To facilitate public participation, we are inviting public comment on the issues the committee will consider prior to the formulation of recommendations as listed in the Agenda section below. Comments must be submitted in writing no later than August 20, 2019, and must be identified by Docket No. USCBP–2019–0021, and may be submitted by one (1) of the following methods: PO 00000 Frm 00080 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 1.07 • Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. • Email: tradeevents@dhs.gov. Include the docket number in the subject line of the message. • Fax: (202) 325–4290, Attention Florence Constant-Gibson. • Mail: Ms. Florence ConstantGibson, Office of Trade Relations, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Room 3.5A, Washington, DC 20229. Instructions: All submissions received must include the words ‘‘Department of Homeland Security’’ and the docket number (USCBP–2019–0021) for this action. Comments received will be posted without alteration at http:// www.regulations.gov. Please do not submit personal information to this docket. Docket: For access to the docket or to read background documents or comments, go to http:// www.regulations.gov and search for Docket Number USCBP–2019–0021. To submit a comment, click the ‘‘Comment Now!’’ button located on the top-right hand side of the docket page. There will be multiple public comment periods held during the meeting on August 21, 2019. Speakers are requested to limit their comments to two (2) minutes or less to facilitate greater participation. Contact the individual listed below to register as a speaker. Please note that the public comment period for speakers may end before the time indicated on the schedule that is posted on the CBP web page, http://www.cbp.gov/trade/ stakeholder-engagement/coac. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Florence Constant-Gibson, Office of Trade Relations, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Room 3.5A, Washington, DC 20229; telephone (202) 344–1440; facsimile (202) 325–4290; or Mr. Bradley Hayes, Executive Director and Designated Federal Officer at (202) 344– 1440. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice of this meeting is given under the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. Appendix. The Commercial Customs E:\FR\FM\02AUN1.SGM 02AUN1 jbell on DSK3GLQ082PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 149 / Friday, August 2, 2019 / Notices Operations Advisory Committee (COAC) provides advice to the Secretary of Homeland Security, the Secretary of the Treasury, and the Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) on matters pertaining to the commercial operations of CBP and related functions within the Department of Homeland Security and the Department of the Treasury. changes. The newly launched Export Modernization Working Group will provide updates regarding the expansion of CBP’s post departure filing program and other related subcommittee activities. Meeting materials will be available by August 19, 2019, at: http:// www.cbp.gov/trade/stakeholderengagement/coac/coac-public-meetings. Agenda 1. The Next Generation Facilitation Subcommittee will discuss the Emerging Technologies Working Group’s progress on various Blockchain Proof of Concept Projects and other initiatives. An update will be provided regarding the creation of the new Interagency Collaboration/One U.S. Government Working Group. This new working group is a collaborative effort between the government and the trade community to discuss operational and technical issues impacting one or more U.S. government agencies; including, but not limited to, the CBP trade strategy. Finally, CBP will provide an update on the efforts of E-Commerce projects and next steps for the COAC E-Commerce Working Group. 2. The Intelligent Enforcement (IE) Subcommittee will discuss the progress made on CBP’s Joint Strategic Plan required under Section 105 of the Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act of 2015 (TFTEA). The subcommittee will also provide updates from the AntiDumping and Countervailing Duties (AD/CVD) and Bond Working Groups on risk-based bonding. Additionally, the Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) Working Group will discuss the progress made on prior recommendations and plans to address the Presidential Memorandum on Combatting Trafficking in Counterfeit and Pirated Goods. Lastly, the IE Subcommittee will discuss new topics to be addressed by the Forced Labor Working Group. 3. The Rapid Response Subcommittee will provide an update on progress made by the Northern Triangle Working Group and a preliminary report. The report will outline initial findings and actionable short, medium, and longterm recommendations. 4. The Secure Trade Lanes Subcommittee will present a summary of the activities of the Trusted Trader Working Group as well as the activities to date regarding the Customs Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (CTPAT) Trade Compliance Program. The subcommittee will also provide an update on the progress of the In-Bond Working Group’s analysis of the current In-Bond processes and proposed Dated: July 30, 2019. Valarie Neuhart, Acting Executive Director, Office of Trade Relations. VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:02 Aug 01, 2019 Jkt 247001 [FR Doc. 2019–16584 Filed 8–1–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–14–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency [Docket ID FEMA–2008–0010] Board of Visitors for the National Fire Academy Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Committee management; notice of open Federal Advisory Committee meeting. AGENCY: The Board of Visitors for the National Fire Academy (Board) will meet on September 9–10, 2019, in Emmitsburg, Maryland. The meeting will be open to the public. DATES: The meeting will take place on Monday, September 9, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time and on Tuesday, September 10, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time. Please note that the meeting may close early if the Board has completed its business. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the National Emergency Training Center, 16825 South Seton Avenue, Building H, Room 300, Emmitsburg, Maryland. Members of the public who wish to obtain details on how to gain access to the facility and directions may contact Deborah Gartrell-Kemp as listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section by close of business September 2, 2019. Photo identification that meets REAL ID ACT standards (https://www.usfa.fema.gov/training/ nfa/admissions/campus_access.html) is required for access. Members of the public may also participate by teleconference and may contact Deborah Gartrell-Kemp to obtain the call-in number and access code. For information on services for individuals with disabilities or to request special SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00081 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 37905 assistance, contact Deborah GartrellKemp as soon as possible. To facilitate public participation, we are inviting public comment on the issues to be considered by the Board as listed in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section. Comments must be submitted in writing no later than September 2, 2019, must be identified by Docket ID FEMA–2008–0010 and may be submitted by one of the following methods: • Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. • Mail/Hand Delivery: Deborah Gartrell-Kemp, 16825 South Seton Avenue, Emmitsburg, Maryland 21727, post-marked no later than September 2, 2019. Instructions: All submissions received must include the words ‘‘Federal Emergency Management Agency’’ and the Docket ID for this action. Comments received will be posted without alteration at http://www.regulations.gov, including any personal information provided. Docket: For access to the docket to read background documents or comments received by the National Fire Academy Board of Visitors, go to http:// www.regulations.gov, click on ‘‘Advanced Search,’’ then enter ‘‘FEMA–2008–0010’’ in the ‘‘By Docket ID’’ box, then select ‘‘FEMA’’ under ‘‘By Agency,’’ and then click ‘‘Search.’’ FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Alternate Designated Federal Officer: Kirby E. Kiefer, telephone (301) 447– 1117, email Kirby.Kiefer@fema.dhs.gov. Logistical Information: Deborah Gartrell-Kemp, telephone (301) 447– 7230 and email Deborah.GartrellKemp@ fema.dhs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Board will meet on Monday, September 9, and Tuesday, September 10, 2019. The meeting will be open to the public. Notice of this meeting is given under the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. Purpose of the Board The purpose of the Board is to review annually the programs of the National Fire Academy (Academy) and advise the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), through the United States Fire Administrator, on the operation of the Academy and any improvements therein that the Board deems appropriate. In carrying out its responsibilities, the Board examines Academy programs to determine whether these programs further the basic missions that are approved by the Administrator of FEMA, examines the E:\FR\FM\02AUN1.SGM 02AUN1

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[Notices]
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[FR Doc No: 2019-16584]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

U.S. Customs and Border Protection

[Docket No. USCBP-2019-0021]


Commercial Customs Operations Advisory Committee (COAC)

AGENCY: U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Department of 
Homeland Security (DHS).

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

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SUMMARY: The Commercial Customs Operations Advisory Committee (COAC) 
will hold its quarterly meeting on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 in 
Buffalo, New York. The meeting will be open to the public to attend in 
person or via webinar.

DATES: The COAC will meet on Wednesday, August 21, 2019, from 1:00 p.m. 
to 5:00 p.m. EDT. Please note that the meeting may close early if the 
committee has completed its business.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Buffalo Niagara Convention 
Center, Convention Center Plaza, Buffalo, New York 14202. For 
information on facilities or services for individuals with disabilities 
or to request special assistance at the meeting, contact Ms. Florence 
Constant-Gibson, Office of Trade Relations, U.S. Customs & Border 
Protection, at (202) 344-1440 as soon as possible.
    Pre-Registration: Meeting participants may attend either in person 
or via webinar after pre-registering using one of the methods indicated 
below:
    For members of the public who plan to attend the meeting in person, 
please register by 5:00 p.m. EDT August 20, 2019, either: Online at 
https://teregistration.cbp.gov/index.asp?w=166; by email to 
[email protected]; or by fax to (202) 325-4290. You must register 
prior to the meeting in order to attend the meeting in person.
    For CBP personnel who plan to attend in-person, please register 
online by 5:00 p.m. EDT August 20, 2019, at https://teregistration.cbp.gov/index.asp?w=165.
    For members of the public who plan to participate via webinar, 
please register online at https://teregistration.cbp.gov/index.asp?w=167 by 5:00 p.m. EDT on August 20, 2019.
    Please feel free to share this information with other interested 
members of your organization or association.
    Members of the public who are pre-registered to attend and later 
need to cancel, please do so by August 20, 2019, utilizing the 
following links: https://teregistration.cbp.gov/cancel.asp?w=166 to 
cancel an in-person registration; or https://teregistration.cbp.gov/cancel.asp?w=167 to cancel a webinar registration. For CBP personnel 
who are registered to attend in-peron and later need to cancel, please 
do so by utilizing the following link: https://teregistration.cbp.gov/cancel.asp?w=165.
    To facilitate public participation, we are inviting public comment 
on the issues the committee will consider prior to the formulation of 
recommendations as listed in the Agenda section below.
    Comments must be submitted in writing no later than August 20, 
2019, and must be identified by Docket No. USCBP-2019-0021, and may be 
submitted by one (1) of the following methods:
     Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. 
Follow the instructions for submitting comments.
     Email: tradeeve[email protected]. Include the docket number in 
the subject line of the message.
     Fax: (202) 325-4290, Attention Florence Constant-Gibson.
     Mail: Ms. Florence Constant-Gibson, Office of Trade 
Relations, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue 
NW, Room 3.5A, Washington, DC 20229.
    Instructions: All submissions received must include the words 
``Department of Homeland Security'' and the docket number (USCBP-2019-
0021) for this action. Comments received will be posted without 
alteration at http://www.regulations.gov. Please do not submit personal 
information to this docket.
    Docket: For access to the docket or to read background documents or 
comments, go to http://www.regulations.gov and search for Docket Number 
USCBP-2019-0021. To submit a comment, click the ``Comment Now!'' button 
located on the top-right hand side of the docket page.
    There will be multiple public comment periods held during the 
meeting on August 21, 2019. Speakers are requested to limit their 
comments to two (2) minutes or less to facilitate greater 
participation. Contact the individual listed below to register as a 
speaker. Please note that the public comment period for speakers may 
end before the time indicated on the schedule that is posted on the CBP 
web page, http://www.cbp.gov/trade/stakeholder-engagement/coac.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Florence Constant-Gibson, Office 
of Trade Relations, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, 1300 
Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Room 3.5A, Washington, DC 20229; telephone 
(202) 344-1440; facsimile (202) 325-4290; or Mr. Bradley Hayes, 
Executive Director and Designated Federal Officer at (202) 344-1440.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice of this meeting is given under the 
Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. Appendix. The Commercial 
Customs

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Operations Advisory Committee (COAC) provides advice to the Secretary 
of Homeland Security, the Secretary of the Treasury, and the 
Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) on matters 
pertaining to the commercial operations of CBP and related functions 
within the Department of Homeland Security and the Department of the 
Treasury.

Agenda

    1. The Next Generation Facilitation Subcommittee will discuss the 
Emerging Technologies Working Group's progress on various Blockchain 
Proof of Concept Projects and other initiatives. An update will be 
provided regarding the creation of the new Interagency Collaboration/
One U.S. Government Working Group. This new working group is a 
collaborative effort between the government and the trade community to 
discuss operational and technical issues impacting one or more U.S. 
government agencies; including, but not limited to, the CBP trade 
strategy. Finally, CBP will provide an update on the efforts of E-
Commerce projects and next steps for the COAC E-Commerce Working Group.
    2. The Intelligent Enforcement (IE) Subcommittee will discuss the 
progress made on CBP's Joint Strategic Plan required under Section 105 
of the Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act of 2015 (TFTEA). 
The subcommittee will also provide updates from the Anti-Dumping and 
Countervailing Duties (AD/CVD) and Bond Working Groups on risk-based 
bonding. Additionally, the Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) Working 
Group will discuss the progress made on prior recommendations and plans 
to address the Presidential Memorandum on Combatting Trafficking in 
Counterfeit and Pirated Goods. Lastly, the IE Subcommittee will discuss 
new topics to be addressed by the Forced Labor Working Group.
    3. The Rapid Response Subcommittee will provide an update on 
progress made by the Northern Triangle Working Group and a preliminary 
report. The report will outline initial findings and actionable short, 
medium, and long-term recommendations.
    4. The Secure Trade Lanes Subcommittee will present a summary of 
the activities of the Trusted Trader Working Group as well as the 
activities to date regarding the Customs Trade Partnership Against 
Terrorism (CTPAT) Trade Compliance Program. The subcommittee will also 
provide an update on the progress of the In-Bond Working Group's 
analysis of the current In-Bond processes and proposed changes. The 
newly launched Export Modernization Working Group will provide updates 
regarding the expansion of CBP's post departure filing program and 
other related subcommittee activities.
    Meeting materials will be available by August 19, 2019, at: http://www.cbp.gov/trade/stakeholder-engagement/coac/coac-public-meetings.

    Dated: July 30, 2019.
Valarie Neuhart,
Acting Executive Director, Office of Trade Relations.
[FR Doc. 2019-16584 Filed 8-1-19; 8:45 am]
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