Motorcyclist Advisory Council; Notice of Public Meeting, 65212-65213 [2019-25669]

Download as PDF 65212 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 228 / Tuesday, November 26, 2019 / Notices (2) State or local governmental entity. (3) A holder of a certificate issued under part 21, 121, 135, or 145 of title 14, Code of Federal Regulations or a labor organization representing aviation maintenance. The collection will be conducted by the FAA in applications for grant awards not more frequently than annually with quarterly and final reports from all grant recipients. It will provide critical data on locations where the grant dollars are being used to plan and respond the aircraft pilot workforce shortage. This information will provide the FAA with an indication of where gaps exist in planning for the workforce shortage and will help the FAA determine which projects have the great ability to help address the forecasted aviation maintenance technical workers shortage. 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Long, Program Manager, Aviation Workforce Development Grant Programs, NextGen Partnership Contracts Branch (ANG–A17). [FR Doc. 2019–25681 Filed 11–25–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–13–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:47 Nov 25, 2019 Jkt 250001 DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Highway Administration [Docket No. FHWA–2017–0043] Motorcyclist Advisory Council; Notice of Public Meeting Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT). ACTION: Notice of public meeting. AGENCY: This notice announces the fifth meeting of the FHWA Motorcyclist Advisory Council (MAC). DATES: The meeting will be held as an ‘‘in-person’’ meeting from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. EST on December 10, 2019. Requests to attend the meeting must be received by December 2, 2019. Requests for accommodations to a disability must be received by December 2, 2019. Requests to speak during the meeting must be submitted with a written copy of their remarks to DOT by December 5, 2019. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the National Highway Institute, 1310 North Courthouse Road, Suite 300, Arlington, VA 22201. Members of the public who wish to attend are asked to send an email to MAC-FHWA@dot.gov. Individuals requiring accommodations are asked to note this when they send an email about attending to MACFHWA@dot.gov. If you would like to make oral statements regarding any of the items on the agenda, you should contact Mr. Michael Griffith at the phone number listed in the following section or email your request to MACFHWA@dot.gov. If you would like to file a written statement with the Committee, you may do so either before or after the meeting by submitting an electronic copy of that statement to MAC-FHWA@ dot.gov or the specific docket page at: www.regulations.gov. An electronic copy of this notice may be downloaded from the Federal Register’s home page at: http://www.archives.gov; the Government Publishing Office’s database at: https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/; or the specific docket page at: www.regulations.gov. An electronic copy of the minutes from all meetings will be available for download within 60 days of the conclusion of the meeting at: https://safety.fhwa.dot.gov/ motorcycles/. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Michael Griffith, the Designated Federal Official, Office of Safety, 202–366–9469, (mike.griffith@dot.gov), or Ms. Guan Xu, 202–366–5892, (guan.xu@dot.gov), Federal Highway Administration, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE, Washington, DC 20590. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00100 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background Purpose of the Committee: Section 1426 of the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act (Pub. L. 114–94) required the FHWA Administrator, on behalf of the Secretary, to establish the MAC. The MAC is responsible for providing advice and making recommendations concerning infrastructure issues related to motorcyclist safety including barrier design; road design, construction, and maintenance practices; and the architecture and implementation of intelligent transportation system technologies. On July 28, 2017, the Secretary of Transportation appointed 10 members to the MAC. Four meetings have been held to date. Agenda Summary: In general, the meeting will again cover a topical discussion of the infrastructure issues described above, namely: Barrier design; road design, construction, and maintenance practices; and the architecture and implementation of intelligent transportation system technologies. Specifically at this MAC meeting, the agenda will cover the following key topics: • Discussion of proposed draft MAC recommendations to identify areas that need the most attention for discussion and areas that are complete or nearcomplete. • Public Comments. • Finalizing areas of MAC recommendations and identify problem areas in need of more input or feedback. • Discussion of next steps. Public Participation: This meeting will be open to the public. The Designated Federal Official and the Chair of the Committee will conduct the meeting to facilitate the orderly conduct of business. If you would like to file a written statement with the Committee, you may do so either before or after the meeting. If you would like to make oral statements regarding any of the items on the agenda, you should contact Mr. Michael Griffith at the phone number listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section or email the appropriate address listed in the ADDRESSES section. You must make your request for an oral statement at least 5 business days prior to the meeting. Reasonable provisions will be made to include any such presentation on the agenda. Public comment will be limited to 3 minutes per speaker, per topic. Services for Individuals with Disabilities: The DOT is committed to providing equal access to this meeting for all participants. If you need alternative formats or services because E:\FR\FM\26NON1.SGM 26NON1 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 228 / Tuesday, November 26, 2019 / Notices of a disability, such as sign language, interpretation, or other ancillary aids, please indicate specific needs in your request to attend the meeting. Authority: Section 1426 of Pub. L. 114–94. Issued on: November 21, 2019. Nicole R. Nason, Administrator, Federal Highway Administration. [FR Doc. 2019–25669 Filed 11–25–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–22–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration [Docket No. PHMSA–2019–0195 (Notice No. 2019–11)] Hazardous Materials: Information Collection Activities Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), DOT. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, PHMSA invites comments on a revision to the information collection pertaining to hazardous materials public sector training and planning grants for which PHMSA intends to request a renewal with revision from the Office of Management and Budget. DATES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before January 27, 2020. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments identified by the Docket Number PHMSA–2019–0195 (Notice No. 2019– 11) by any of the following methods: • Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. 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PHMSA has revised burden estimates, where appropriate, to reflect current reporting levels or adjustments based on a proposed revision to this information collection. The following information is provided for this information collection: (1) Title of the information collection, including former title if a change is being made; (2) OMB control number; (3) summary of the information collection activity; (4) description of affected public; (5) estimate of total annual reporting and PO 00000 Frm 00101 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 65213 recordkeeping burden; and (6) frequency of collection. PHMSA will request a 3-year term of approval for this information collection activity and will publish a notice in the Federal Register upon OMB’s approval. 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At a minimum, railroads must provide: (1) A reasonable estimate of the number of HHFTs that the railroad expects to operate each week, through each county within the State or through each tribal jurisdiction; (2) the routes over which the HHFTs will operate; (3) a description of the hazardous materials being transported and all applicable emergency response information required by the shipping papers and emergency response information requirements of the HMR; (4) an HHFT point of contact; and (5) a description of the response zones (including counties and states) and the contact information for the qualified individual and alternate as specified under § 130.120(c) if a route identified above is additionally subject to the comprehensive spill plan requirements. 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[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 228 (Tuesday, November 26, 2019)]
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[FR Doc No: 2019-25669]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Highway Administration

[Docket No. FHWA-2017-0043]


Motorcyclist Advisory Council; Notice of Public Meeting

AGENCY: Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), U.S. Department of 
Transportation (DOT).

ACTION: Notice of public meeting.

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SUMMARY: This notice announces the fifth meeting of the FHWA 
Motorcyclist Advisory Council (MAC).

DATES: The meeting will be held as an ``in-person'' meeting from 8:30 
a.m. to 4:30 p.m. EST on December 10, 2019. Requests to attend the 
meeting must be received by December 2, 2019. Requests for 
accommodations to a disability must be received by December 2, 2019. 
Requests to speak during the meeting must be submitted with a written 
copy of their remarks to DOT by December 5, 2019.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the National Highway Institute, 
1310 North Courthouse Road, Suite 300, Arlington, VA 22201. Members of 
the public who wish to attend are asked to send an email to [email protected]. Individuals requiring accommodations are asked to note 
this when they send an email about attending to [email protected]. If 
you would like to make oral statements regarding any of the items on 
the agenda, you should contact Mr. Michael Griffith at the phone number 
listed in the following section or email your request to [email protected]. If you would like to file a written statement with the 
Committee, you may do so either before or after the meeting by 
submitting an electronic copy of that statement to [email protected] or 
the specific docket page at: www.regulations.gov. An electronic copy of 
this notice may be downloaded from the Federal Register's home page at: 
http://www.archives.gov; the Government Publishing Office's database 
at: https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/; or the specific docket page at: 
www.regulations.gov. An electronic copy of the minutes from all 
meetings will be available for download within 60 days of the 
conclusion of the meeting at: https://safety.fhwa.dot.gov/motorcycles/.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Michael Griffith, the Designated 
Federal Official, Office of Safety, 202-366-9469, 
([email protected]), or Ms. Guan Xu, 202-366-5892, 
([email protected]), Federal Highway Administration, 1200 New Jersey 
Avenue SE, Washington, DC 20590.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Background

    Purpose of the Committee: Section 1426 of the Fixing America's 
Surface Transportation Act (Pub. L. 114-94) required the FHWA 
Administrator, on behalf of the Secretary, to establish the MAC. The 
MAC is responsible for providing advice and making recommendations 
concerning infrastructure issues related to motorcyclist safety 
including barrier design; road design, construction, and maintenance 
practices; and the architecture and implementation of intelligent 
transportation system technologies. On July 28, 2017, the Secretary of 
Transportation appointed 10 members to the MAC. Four meetings have been 
held to date.
    Agenda Summary: In general, the meeting will again cover a topical 
discussion of the infrastructure issues described above, namely: 
Barrier design; road design, construction, and maintenance practices; 
and the architecture and implementation of intelligent transportation 
system technologies. Specifically at this MAC meeting, the agenda will 
cover the following key topics:
     Discussion of proposed draft MAC recommendations to 
identify areas that need the most attention for discussion and areas 
that are complete or near-complete.
     Public Comments.
     Finalizing areas of MAC recommendations and identify 
problem areas in need of more input or feedback.
     Discussion of next steps.
    Public Participation: This meeting will be open to the public. The 
Designated Federal Official and the Chair of the Committee will conduct 
the meeting to facilitate the orderly conduct of business. If you would 
like to file a written statement with the Committee, you may do so 
either before or after the meeting. If you would like to make oral 
statements regarding any of the items on the agenda, you should contact 
Mr. Michael Griffith at the phone number listed in the FOR FURTHER 
INFORMATION CONTACT section or email the appropriate address listed in 
the ADDRESSES section. You must make your request for an oral statement 
at least 5 business days prior to the meeting. Reasonable provisions 
will be made to include any such presentation on the agenda. Public 
comment will be limited to 3 minutes per speaker, per topic.
    Services for Individuals with Disabilities: The DOT is committed to 
providing equal access to this meeting for all participants. If you 
need alternative formats or services because

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of a disability, such as sign language, interpretation, or other 
ancillary aids, please indicate specific needs in your request to 
attend the meeting.

    Authority: Section 1426 of Pub. L. 114-94.

    Issued on: November 21, 2019.
Nicole R. Nason,
Administrator, Federal Highway Administration.
[FR Doc. 2019-25669 Filed 11-25-19; 8:45 am]
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