National Merchant Marine Personnel Advisory Committee; Vacancy, 2428 [2021-00383]

Download as PDF 2428 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 7 / Tuesday, January 12, 2021 / Notices Need: 33 U.S.C. 499 authorizes the Coast Guard to change the operating schedules of drawbridges that cross over navigable waters of the United States. Forms: None. Respondents: The public and private owners of bridges over navigable waters of the United States. Frequency: On occasion. Hour Burden Estimate: The estimated burden is 1,672 hours a year. Authority: The Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995; 44 U.S.C. chapter 35, as amended. Dated: January 7, 2021. Kathleen Claffie, Chief, Office of Privacy Management, U.S. Coast Guard. [FR Doc. 2021–00408 Filed 1–11–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–04–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Coast Guard [Docket No. USCG–2020–0041] National Merchant Marine Personnel Advisory Committee; Vacancy Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security. ACTION: Request for applications; resolicitation for a member credentialed with ratings as a qualified member of the engine department. AGENCY: The Coast Guard is resoliciting applications from persons interested in membership on the National Merchant Marine Personnel Advisory Committee (Committee) to represent the viewpoint of those credentialed with ratings as a qualified member of the engine department. This recently established Committee will advise the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security on matters relating to personnel in the United States merchant marine, including the training, qualifications, certification, documentation, and fitness of mariners. Please read the notice for description of the Committee position we are seeking to fill. DATES: Your completed application should reach the Coast Guard on or before March 15, 2021. ADDRESSES: Applicants should send a cover letter expressing interest in an appointment to the Committee and a resume detailing their experience. We will not accept a biography. khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:09 Jan 11, 2021 Jkt 253001 Applications should be submitted: via the following method: • By Email: Megan.C.Johns@uscg.mil. Subject Line: N–MERPAC (preferred) FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Megan Johns Henry, Alternate Designated Federal Officer of the Merchant Marine Personnel Advisory Committee; Telephone 202–372–1255; or Email at Megan.C.Johns@uscg.mil. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On May 15, 2020, the Coast Guard published a request in the Federal Register (85 FR 29467) for applications for membership in the National Merchant Marine Personnel Advisory Committee. On July 31, 2020, the Coast Guard published an additional request in the Federal Register (85 FR 46141) for applications for membership in the National Merchant Marine Personnel Advisory Committee from those holding Merchant Mariner Credentials with rating endorsements. The Coast Guard is resoliciting applications from persons interested in membership on the National Merchant Marine Personnel Advisory Committee to represent the viewpoint of those credentialed with a rating endorsement as a qualified member of the engine department. Applicants who hold a Merchant Mariner Credential with an officer endorsement are not eligible for this position. Applicants who responded to the previous notices do not need to reapply. The National Merchant Marine Personnel Advisory Committee is a Federal advisory committee. It will operate under the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. Appendix, 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, 2019, by the Frank LoBiondo Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2018, which added section 15103, National Merchant Marine Personnel Advisory Committee, to Title 46 of the U.S. Code. The Committee will advise the Secretary of Homeland Security on matters relating to personnel in the United States merchant marine, including the training, qualifications, certification, documentation, and fitness of mariners. The Committee is required to meet at least once a year in accordance with 46 U.S.C. 15109(a). We expect the Committee to meet at least twice a year, but it may meet more frequently. The meetings are generally held in cities that PO 00000 Frm 00049 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 have high concentrations of maritime personnel and related marine industry businesses. All members serve at their own expense and receive no salary or other compensation from the Federal Government. Members may be reimbursed, however only for travel and per diem in accordance with the Federal Travel Regulations. Under the provisions in 46 U.S.C. 15109(f)(6), if you are appointed as a member of the Committee, your 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 solicitation for a Committee member, we will consider applications for the following position: • United States’ citizens holding active licenses or certificates issued under 46 U.S.C. chapter 71 or merchant mariner documents issued under 46 U.S.C. chapter 73, including two credentialed with ratings: one that must be endorsed as a qualified member of the engine department. The Department of Homeland Security does not discriminate in selection of Committee members based on 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 Megan Johns Henry, Alternate Designated Federal Officer of the National Merchant Marine Personnel Advisory Committee via one of the transmittal methods in the ADDRESSES section by the deadline in the DATES section of this notice. When you send your application to us via email, we will send you an email confirming receipt of your application. Dated: January 7, 2021. Jeffrey G. 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[Federal Register Volume 86, Number 7 (Tuesday, January 12, 2021)]
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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Coast Guard

[Docket No. USCG-2020-0041]


National Merchant Marine Personnel Advisory Committee; Vacancy

AGENCY: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security.

ACTION: Request for applications; re-solicitation for a member 
credentialed with ratings as a qualified member of the engine 
department.

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SUMMARY: The Coast Guard is re-soliciting applications from persons 
interested in membership on the National Merchant Marine Personnel 
Advisory Committee (Committee) to represent the viewpoint of those 
credentialed with ratings as a qualified member of the engine 
department. This recently established Committee will advise the 
Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security on matters relating to 
personnel in the United States merchant marine, including the training, 
qualifications, certification, documentation, and fitness of mariners. 
Please read the notice for description of the Committee position we are 
seeking to fill.

DATES: Your completed application should reach the Coast Guard on or 
before March 15, 2021.

ADDRESSES: Applicants should send a cover letter expressing interest in 
an appointment to the Committee and a resume detailing their 
experience. We will not accept a biography.
    Applications should be submitted: via the following method:
     By Email: [email protected]. Subject Line: N-MERPAC 
(preferred)

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Megan Johns Henry, Alternate 
Designated Federal Officer of the Merchant Marine Personnel Advisory 
Committee; Telephone 202-372-1255; or Email at [email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On May 15, 2020, the Coast Guard published a 
request in the Federal Register (85 FR 29467) for applications for 
membership in the National Merchant Marine Personnel Advisory 
Committee. On July 31, 2020, the Coast Guard published an additional 
request in the Federal Register (85 FR 46141) for applications for 
membership in the National Merchant Marine Personnel Advisory Committee 
from those holding Merchant Mariner Credentials with rating 
endorsements. The Coast Guard is re-soliciting applications from 
persons interested in membership on the National Merchant Marine 
Personnel Advisory Committee to represent the viewpoint of those 
credentialed with a rating endorsement as a qualified member of the 
engine department. Applicants who hold a Merchant Mariner Credential 
with an officer endorsement are not eligible for this position. 
Applicants who responded to the previous notices do not need to 
reapply.
    The National Merchant Marine Personnel Advisory Committee is a 
Federal advisory committee. It will operate under the provisions of the 
Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. Appendix, 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, 2019, by the Frank 
LoBiondo Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2018, which added section 
15103, National Merchant Marine Personnel Advisory Committee, to Title 
46 of the U.S. Code. The Committee will advise the Secretary of 
Homeland Security on matters relating to personnel in the United States 
merchant marine, including the training, qualifications, certification, 
documentation, and fitness of mariners.
    The Committee is required to meet at least once a year in 
accordance with 46 U.S.C. 15109(a). We expect the Committee to meet at 
least twice a year, but it may meet more frequently. The meetings are 
generally held in cities that have high concentrations of maritime 
personnel and related marine industry businesses.
    All members serve at their own expense and receive no salary or 
other compensation from the Federal Government. Members may be 
reimbursed, however only for travel and per diem in accordance with the 
Federal Travel Regulations.
    Under the provisions in 46 U.S.C. 15109(f)(6), if you are appointed 
as a member of the Committee, your 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 solicitation for a Committee member, we will consider 
applications for the following position:
     United States' citizens holding active licenses or 
certificates issued under 46 U.S.C. chapter 71 or merchant mariner 
documents issued under 46 U.S.C. chapter 73, including two credentialed 
with ratings: one that must be endorsed as a qualified member of the 
engine department.
    The Department of Homeland Security does not discriminate in 
selection of Committee members based on 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 Megan Johns Henry, 
Alternate Designated Federal Officer of the National Merchant Marine 
Personnel Advisory Committee via one of the transmittal methods in the 
ADDRESSES section by the deadline in the DATES section of this notice. 
When you send your application to us via email, we will send you an 
email confirming receipt of your application.

    Dated: January 7, 2021.
Jeffrey G. Lantz,
Director of Commercial Regulations and Standards.
[FR Doc. 2021-00383 Filed 1-11-21; 8:45 am]
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