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VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:32 Mar 16, 2020 Jkt 250001 U.S. Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security. ACTION: Request for applications. AGENCY: The Coast Guard is requesting applications from persons interested in serving as a member of the National Offshore Safety Advisory Committee (‘‘Committee’’). This recently established Committee will advise the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security on matters relating to activities directly involved with, or in support of, the exploration of offshore mineral and energy resources, to the extent that such matters are within the jurisdiction of the Coast Guard. Please read this notice for a description of the 15 Committee positions we are seeking to fill. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00103 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 15211 Your completed application should reach the Coast Guard on or before May 18, 2020. ADDRESSES: Applicants should send a cover letter expressing interest in an appointment to the National Offshore Safety Advisory Committee and a resume detailing the applicant’s experience. We will not accept a biography. Applications should be submitted via one of the following methods: • By Email: Patrick.w.clark@uscg.mil (preferred) • By Fax: 202–372–8382 ; ATTN: Patrick W. Clark@uscg.mil, Alternate Designated Federal Officer; or • By Mail: Patrick W. Clark, Alternate Designated Federal Officer, Commandant (CG–OES–2), U.S. Coast Guard Stop 7509, 2703 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue SE, Washington, DC 20593–7509. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Patrick W. Clark, Alternate Designated Federal Officer of the National Offshore Safety Advisory Committee; Telephone 202–372–1358; or Email at Patrick.W.Clark@uscg.mil. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The National Offshore Safety Advisory Committee is a Federal advisory committee. It will operate under the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. Appendix 2), and the administrative provisions in Section 601 of the Frank LoBiondo Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2018 (specifically, 46 U.S.C. 15109). The Committee was established on December 4, 2018, by the Frank LoBiondo Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2018, which added section 15106, National Offshore Safety Advisory Committee, to Title 46 of the U.S. Code (46 U.S.C. 15106). The Committee will advise the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security on matters relating to activities directly involved with, or in support of, the exploration of offshore mineral and energy resources to the extent that such matters are within the jurisdiction of the Coast Guard. We expect the Committee will hold meetings at least twice a year, but they may meet even more frequently. They are required to meet at least once a year. The meetings are generally held in Houston, Texas and New Orleans, Louisiana. All members serve at their own expense and receive no salary or other compensation from the Federal Government. Under provisions in 46 U.S.C. 15109(f)(6), if you are appointed as a member of the Committee, your DATES: E:\FR\FM\17MRN1.SGM 17MRN1 khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES 15212 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 52 / Tuesday, March 17, 2020 / Notices membership term will expire on December 31 of the third full year after the effective date of your appointment. The Secretary may require an individual to have passed an appropriate security background examination before appointment to the Committee, 46 U.S.C. 15109(f)(4). In this initial solicitation for Committee members, we will consider applications for all 15 positions: • Two members shall represent entities engaged in the production of petroleum; • Two members shall represent entities engaged in offshore drilling; • Two members shall represent entities engaged in the support, by offshore supply vessels or other vessels, of offshore mineral and oil operations, including geophysical services; • One member shall represent entities engaged in the construction of offshore exploration and recovery facilities; • One member shall represent entities engaged in diving services related to offshore construction, inspection, and maintenance; • One member shall represent entities engaged in safety and training services related to offshore exploration and construction; • One member shall represent entities engaged in pipelaying services related to offshore construction; • Two members shall represent individuals employed in offshore operations and, of the two, one shall have recent practical experience on a vessel or offshore unit involved in the offshore mineral and energy industry; • One member shall represent national environmental entities; • One member shall represent deepwater ports; and • One member shall represent the general public (but not a specific environmental group). Each member of the Committee must have particular expertise, knowledge, and experience of their respective industries. If you are selected as a member drawn from the general public, you will be appointed and serve as a Special Government Employee as defined in 18 U.S.C. 202(a). Applicants for appointment as a Special Government Employee are required to complete a Confidential Financial Disclosure Report (OGE Form 450) for new entrants and if appointed as a member must submit Form 450 annually. The Coast Guard may not release the reports or the information in them to the public except under an order issued by a Federal Court or as otherwise provided under the Privacy Act (5 U.S.C. 552a). Only the Designated U.S. Coast Guard Ethics VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:32 Mar 16, 2020 Jkt 250001 Official or his or her designee may release a Confidential Financial Disclosure Report. Applicants can obtain this form by going to the website of the Office of Government Ethics (www.oge.gov), or by calling or emailing the individual listed above in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section. Applications for member drawn from the general public must be accompanied by a completed OGE Form 450. Registered lobbyists are not eligible to serve on Federal Advisory Committees in an individual capacity. See ‘‘Revised Guidance on Appointment of Lobbyists to Federal Advisory Committees, Boards and Commissions’’ (79 FR 47482, August 13, 2014). Registered lobbyists are ‘‘lobbyists,’’ as defined in 2 U.S.C. 1602, who are required by 2 U.S.C. 1603 to register with the Secretary of the Senate and the Clerk of the House of Representatives. The Department of Homeland Security does not discriminate in selection of Committee members on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disabilities and genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, or any other non-merit factor. The Department of Homeland Security strives to achieve a widely diverse candidate pool for all of its recruitment selections. If you are interested in applying to become a member of the Committee, send your cover letter and resume to Patrick Clark, Alternate Designated Federal Officer of the National Offshore Safety Advisory Committee via one of the transmittal methods in the ADDRESSES section by the deadline in the DATES section of this notice. If you send your application to us via email, we will send you an email confirming receipt of your application. Dated: March 11, 2020. Jeffrey G. Lantz, Director of Commercial Regulations and Standards. 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DATES: Each LOMR was finalized as in the table below. ADDRESSES: Each LOMR is available for inspection at both the respective Community Map Repository address listed in the table below and online through the FEMA Map Service Center at https://msc.fema.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Rick Sacbibit, Chief, Engineering Services Branch, Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration, FEMA, 400 C Street SW, Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–7659, or (email) patrick.sacbibit@fema.dhs.gov; or visit the FEMA Mapping and Insurance eXchange (FMIX) online at https:// www.floodmaps.fema.gov/fhm/fmx_ main.html. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) makes the final flood hazard determinations as shown in the LOMRs for each community listed in the table below. Notice of these modified flood hazard determinations has been published in newspapers of local circulation and 90 days have elapsed since that publication. The Deputy Associate Administrator for Insurance and Mitigation has resolved any appeals resulting from this notification. The modified flood hazard determinations are made pursuant to section 206 of the Flood Disaster Protection Act of 1973, 42 U.S.C. 4105, and are in accordance with the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968, 42 U.S.C. 4001 et seq., and with 44 CFR part 65. For rating purposes, the currently effective community number is shown and must be used for all new policies and renewals. The new or modified flood hazard information is the basis for the floodplain management measures that SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\17MRN1.SGM 17MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 85, Number 52 (Tuesday, March 17, 2020)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2020-05382]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Coast Guard

[Docket No. USCG-2019-0750]


National Offshore Safety Advisory Committee; Initial Solicitation 
for Members

AGENCY: U.S. Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security.

ACTION: Request for applications.

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SUMMARY: The Coast Guard is requesting applications from persons 
interested in serving as a member of the National Offshore Safety 
Advisory Committee (``Committee''). This recently established Committee 
will advise the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security on 
matters relating to activities directly involved with, or in support 
of, the exploration of offshore mineral and energy resources, to the 
extent that such matters are within the jurisdiction of the Coast 
Guard. Please read this notice for a description of the 15 Committee 
positions we are seeking to fill.

DATES: Your completed application should reach the Coast Guard on or 
before May 18, 2020.

ADDRESSES: Applicants should send a cover letter expressing interest in 
an appointment to the National Offshore Safety Advisory Committee and a 
resume detailing the applicant's experience. We will not accept a 
biography.
    Applications should be submitted via one of the following methods:
     By Email: [email protected] (preferred)
     By Fax: 202-372-8382 ; ATTN: Patrick W. [email protected], 
Alternate Designated Federal Officer; or
     By Mail: Patrick W. Clark, Alternate Designated Federal 
Officer, Commandant (CG-OES-2), U.S. Coast Guard Stop 7509, 2703 Martin 
Luther King Jr. Avenue SE, Washington, DC 20593-7509.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Patrick W. Clark, Alternate Designated 
Federal Officer of the National Offshore Safety Advisory Committee; 
Telephone 202-372-1358; or Email at Patrick.W.[email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The National Offshore Safety Advisory 
Committee is a Federal advisory committee. It will operate under the 
provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. Appendix 2), 
and the administrative provisions in Section 601 of the Frank LoBiondo 
Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2018 (specifically, 46 U.S.C. 15109).
    The Committee was established on December 4, 2018, by the Frank 
LoBiondo Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2018, which added section 
15106, National Offshore Safety Advisory Committee, to Title 46 of the 
U.S. Code (46 U.S.C. 15106). The Committee will advise the Secretary of 
the Department of Homeland Security on matters relating to activities 
directly involved with, or in support of, the exploration of offshore 
mineral and energy resources to the extent that such matters are within 
the jurisdiction of the Coast Guard.
    We expect the Committee will hold meetings at least twice a year, 
but they may meet even more frequently. They are required to meet at 
least once a year. The meetings are generally held in Houston, Texas 
and New Orleans, Louisiana.
    All members serve at their own expense and receive no salary or 
other compensation from the Federal Government.
    Under provisions in 46 U.S.C. 15109(f)(6), if you are appointed as 
a member of the Committee, your

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membership term will expire on December 31 of the third full year after 
the effective date of your appointment. The Secretary may require an 
individual to have passed an appropriate security background 
examination before appointment to the Committee, 46 U.S.C. 15109(f)(4). 
In this initial solicitation for Committee members, we will consider 
applications for all 15 positions:
     Two members shall represent entities engaged in the 
production of petroleum;
     Two members shall represent entities engaged in offshore 
drilling;
     Two members shall represent entities engaged in the 
support, by offshore supply vessels or other vessels, of offshore 
mineral and oil operations, including geophysical services;
     One member shall represent entities engaged in the 
construction of offshore exploration and recovery facilities;
     One member shall represent entities engaged in diving 
services related to offshore construction, inspection, and maintenance;
     One member shall represent entities engaged in safety and 
training services related to offshore exploration and construction;
     One member shall represent entities engaged in pipelaying 
services related to offshore construction;
     Two members shall represent individuals employed in 
offshore operations and, of the two, one shall have recent practical 
experience on a vessel or offshore unit involved in the offshore 
mineral and energy industry;
     One member shall represent national environmental 
entities;
     One member shall represent deepwater ports; and
     One member shall represent the general public (but not a 
specific environmental group).
    Each member of the Committee must have particular expertise, 
knowledge, and experience of their respective industries.
    If you are selected as a member drawn from the general public, you 
will be appointed and serve as a Special Government Employee as defined 
in 18 U.S.C. 202(a). Applicants for appointment as a Special Government 
Employee are required to complete a Confidential Financial Disclosure 
Report (OGE Form 450) for new entrants and if appointed as a member 
must submit Form 450 annually. The Coast Guard may not release the 
reports or the information in them to the public except under an order 
issued by a Federal Court or as otherwise provided under the Privacy 
Act (5 U.S.C. 552a). Only the Designated U.S. Coast Guard Ethics 
Official or his or her designee may release a Confidential Financial 
Disclosure Report. Applicants can obtain this form by going to the 
website of the Office of Government Ethics (www.oge.gov), or by calling 
or emailing the individual listed above in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION 
CONTACT section. Applications for member drawn from the general public 
must be accompanied by a completed OGE Form 450.
    Registered lobbyists are not eligible to serve on Federal Advisory 
Committees in an individual capacity. See ``Revised Guidance on 
Appointment of Lobbyists to Federal Advisory Committees, Boards and 
Commissions'' (79 FR 47482, August 13, 2014). Registered lobbyists are 
``lobbyists,'' as defined in 2 U.S.C. 1602, who are required by 2 
U.S.C. 1603 to register with the Secretary of the Senate and the Clerk 
of the House of Representatives.
    The Department of Homeland Security does not discriminate in 
selection of Committee members on the basis of race, color, religion, 
sex, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender 
identity, marital status, disabilities and genetic information, age, 
membership in an employee organization, or any other non-merit factor. 
The Department of Homeland Security strives to achieve a widely diverse 
candidate pool for all of its recruitment selections.
    If you are interested in applying to become a member of the 
Committee, send your cover letter and resume to Patrick Clark, 
Alternate Designated Federal Officer of the National Offshore Safety 
Advisory Committee via one of the transmittal methods in the ADDRESSES 
section by the deadline in the DATES section of this notice. If you 
send your application to us via email, we will send you an email 
confirming receipt of your application.

    Dated: March 11, 2020.
Jeffrey G. Lantz,
Director of Commercial Regulations and Standards.
[FR Doc. 2020-05382 Filed 3-16-20; 8:45 am]
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