Opportunity for Designation in the South Carolina Area, 50371 [2019-20864]

Download as PDF 50371 Notices Federal Register Vol. 84, No. 186 Wednesday, September 25, 2019 This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains documents other than rules or proposed rules that are applicable to the public. Notices of hearings and investigations, committee meetings, agency decisions and rulings, delegations of authority, filing of petitions and applications and agency statements of organization and functions are examples of documents appearing in this section. AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT Board for International Food and Agricultural Development Notice of Meeting; Correction U.S. Agency for International Development. ACTION: Notice; correction. AGENCY: The U.S. Agency for International Development published a document in the Federal Register of 2019–20311 concerning notification of a public meeting. The document omitted the meeting date, October 15, 2019. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Clara Cohen, 202–712–0119. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: SUMMARY: Correction In the Federal Register of 09/19/2019 2019–20311, on p. 49245, in the second sentence, correct the text to read: The meeting will be held October 15 2019 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:20 p.m. CDT at the Hotel Downtown Marriott in Des Moines Iowa. Clara Cohen, Designated Federal Officer, BIFAD. [FR Doc. 2019–20763 Filed 9–24–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6116–02–P DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Agricultural Marketing Service [Doc. No. AMS–FGIS–19–0027 E] Opportunity for Designation in the South Carolina Area Agricultural Marketing Service, USDA. ACTION: Notice. jbell on DSK3GLQ082PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: The Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) is temporarily extending the South Carolina Department of Agriculture’s (SCDA) designation as SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:25 Sep 24, 2019 Jkt 247001 provider of Federal Grain Inspection Service (FGIS) official services for the State of South Carolina, until December 31, 2019. AMS administers FGIS programs. Dated: September 20, 2019. Bruce Summers, Administrator, Agricultural Marketing Service. This designation is effective September 25, 2019. Interim designation is extended through December 31, 2019. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jacob Thein, Compliance Officer, FGIS, AMS, USDA, 10383 North Ambassador Drive, Kansas City, MO 64153; phone: (816) 866–2223; or email: FGISQACD@ ams.usda.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Section 7(f) of the United States Grain Standards Act (7 U.S.C. 71 et seq.) (USGSA) authorizes the Secretary to designate a qualified applicant to provide official grain inspection services in a specified area after determining, among other things, that the applicant is better able than any other applicant to provide such official services (7 U.S.C. 79(f)(1)(B)). Under section 7(g) of the USGSA, designations of official agencies are effective for no longer than five years, unless terminated by the Secretary, and may be renewed according to the criteria and procedures prescribed in section 7(f) of the USGSA. SCDA is currently designated as interim official inspection service provider for the South Carolina area, pending an AMS designation decision for an official service provider. As announced in the Federal Register on June 25, 2019 (84 FR 29839), SCDA’s interim designation was scheduled to expire on September 30, 2019. The June 25, 2019, Federal Register notice also invited interested persons or governmental agencies to apply for designation as official inspection service provider for the geographic area currently served by SCDA. The application period closed July 25, 2019. AMS received three applications, two from state agencies (SCDA and North Carolina Department of Agriculture), and one from a private agency (D.R. Schaal Agency, Inc.). AMS has not completed its review of the three applications. AMS, accordingly, requires additional time to complete the review and evaluation of information submitted by the applicants. Therefore, AMS is temporarily extending SCDA’s interim designation until December 31, 2019. BILLING CODE 3410–02–P DATES: Authority: 7 U.S.C. 71–87k. PO 00000 Frm 00001 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 [FR Doc. 2019–20864 Filed 9–24–19; 8:45 am] DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Agricultural Marketing Service [Doc No. AMS–SC–19–0079; SC19–33/35–1] Notice of Request for Renewal of a Recordkeeping Burden; Correction Agricultural Marketing Service, USDA. ACTION: Correction. AGENCY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) is issuing a correction to the notice published in the Federal Register on February 20, 2019 (Vol. 84, No. 34, pages 5046–5047). The previously published notice, which informed the public of AMS’s request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for renewal of a recordkeeping burden for the information collection for the Export Fruit Acts covering exports of apples and grapes, referenced an incorrect set of burden calculations. Current burden calculations are included in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section below. Additional Information: Contact Andrew Hatch, Chief, Program Services Branch, Marketing Order and Agreement Division, Specialty Crops Program, AMS, USDA, 1400 Independence Avenue SW, Stop 0237, Room 1406–S, Washington, DC 20250– 0237; Telephone (202) 720–6862 or Email: andrew.hatch@usda.gov. Small businesses may request information on complying with the regulation and responding to this notice by contacting Richard Lower, Marketing Order and Agreement Division, Specialty Crops Program, AMS, USDA, 1400 Independence Avenue SW, Stop 0237, Washington, DC 20250–0237; Telephone: (202) 720–2491, Fax: (202) 720–8938, or Email: richard.lower@ usda.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Export Fruit Regulations— Export Apple Act (7 CFR part 33) and the Export Grape and Plum Act (7 CFR part 35). SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\25SEN1.SGM 25SEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

Agricultural Marketing Service

[Doc. No. AMS-FGIS-19-0027 E]


Opportunity for Designation in the South Carolina Area

AGENCY: Agricultural Marketing Service, USDA.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) is temporarily 
extending the South Carolina Department of Agriculture's (SCDA) 
designation as provider of Federal Grain Inspection Service (FGIS) 
official services for the State of South Carolina, until December 31, 
2019. AMS administers FGIS programs.

DATES: This designation is effective September 25, 2019. Interim 
designation is extended through December 31, 2019.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jacob Thein, Compliance Officer, FGIS, 
AMS, USDA, 10383 North Ambassador Drive, Kansas City, MO 64153; phone: 
(816) 866-2223; or email: [email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Section 7(f) of the United States Grain 
Standards Act (7 U.S.C. 71 et seq.) (USGSA) authorizes the Secretary to 
designate a qualified applicant to provide official grain inspection 
services in a specified area after determining, among other things, 
that the applicant is better able than any other applicant to provide 
such official services (7 U.S.C. 79(f)(1)(B)). Under section 7(g) of 
the USGSA, designations of official agencies are effective for no 
longer than five years, unless terminated by the Secretary, and may be 
renewed according to the criteria and procedures prescribed in section 
7(f) of the USGSA.
    SCDA is currently designated as interim official inspection service 
provider for the South Carolina area, pending an AMS designation 
decision for an official service provider. As announced in the Federal 
Register on June 25, 2019 (84 FR 29839), SCDA's interim designation was 
scheduled to expire on September 30, 2019. The June 25, 2019, Federal 
Register notice also invited interested persons or governmental 
agencies to apply for designation as official inspection service 
provider for the geographic area currently served by SCDA. The 
application period closed July 25, 2019. AMS received three 
applications, two from state agencies (SCDA and North Carolina 
Department of Agriculture), and one from a private agency (D.R. Schaal 
Agency, Inc.).
    AMS has not completed its review of the three applications. AMS, 
accordingly, requires additional time to complete the review and 
evaluation of information submitted by the applicants. Therefore, AMS 
is temporarily extending SCDA's interim designation until December 31, 
2019.

    Authority:  7 U.S.C. 71-87k.

    Dated: September 20, 2019.
Bruce Summers,
Administrator, Agricultural Marketing Service.
[FR Doc. 2019-20864 Filed 9-24-19; 8:45 am]
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