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Federal Register Summary for the Week of 23-27 May 2005

AGRICULTURE

Forest Research Advisory Council; Solicitation for Membership

AGENCY: Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service.

ACTION: Notice of solicitation for membership to the Forestry Research Advisory Council.

SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) announces solicitation for nominations to fill nine anticipated vacancies on the Forestry Research Advisory Council. The terms of nine members expired on December 31, 2004. Nominations for a three-year appointment for all nine positions are sought.

DATES: Nominations must be received on or before June 17, 2005.

ADDRESSES: The address for hand-delivered nominations or nominations submitted using an express mail or overnight courier service is: Office of the Forestry Research Advisory Council; Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service; U.S. Department of Agriculture; Room 3213 Waterfront Center; 800 9th Street, SW., Washington, DC 20024; fax: (202) 401-1706. Nominations sent via the U.S. Postal Service must be sent to the following address: Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service; U.S. Department of Agriculture; Office of the Forestry Research Advisory Council; Mail Stop 2210; 1400 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20250-2210.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Catalino A. Blanche, Designated Federal Officer, Forestry Research Advisory Council; Office of the Forestry Research Advisory Council; Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service; U.S. Department of Agriculture; Mail Stop 2210; 1400 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20250-2210; telephone: (202) 401-4190; fax: (202) 401-1706; e-mail: cblanche@csrees.usda.gov, or contact Dr. Hao Tran, Staff Assistant, Research and Development, Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture; telephone: (202) 205-1293; fax: (202) 205-1530; e-mail: htran@fs.fed.us.

http://edocket.access.gpo.gov/2005/05-10211.htm


Office of the Secretary

Notice of Solicitation for Membership to the National Agricultural Research, Extension, Education, and Economics Advisory Board

AGENCY: Research, Education, and Economics, USDA.

ACTION: Solicitation for membership.

SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, the United States Department of Agriculture announces solicitation for nominations of individuals to fill 10 vacancies on the National Agricultural Research, Extension, Education, and Economics Advisory Board (the Board). A nomination letter should be submitted to USDA and indicate the specific membership category or categories that the nominee is qualified to represent. Each nominee must fill out an AD-755 Form, called "Advisory Committee Membership Background Information.'' This form may be obtained from the contact person below or may be printed out from the following Web site: http://www.nareeeab.com by selecting "Nominations'' and then clicking on ``Form AD-755.'' All nominees will be vetted before consideration for appointment by the Secretary of Agriculture.

DATES: The deadline for submitting Advisory Board member nominations and the completed nominee Form AD-755 is July 29, 2005. Mail must be received or postmarked by this date to be considered.

ADDRESSES: A nomination letter and the completed AD-755 Form should be faxed and/or express mailed to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Agricultural Research, Extension, Education, and Economics Advisory Board Office, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW., Room 344-A, Jamie L. Whitten Building, Washington, DC 20250-2255. Standard mail will also be accepted but may be delayed significantly, because of security procedures.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Deborah Hanfman, Executive Director,
National Agricultural Research, Extension, Education, and Economics Advisory Board, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW., Room 344-A, Whitten Building, Washington, DC 20250-2255,telephone: 202-720-3684; fax: 202-720-6199; e-mail: dhanfman@csrees.usda.gov.

http://edocket.access.gpo.gov/2005/05-10210.htm


COMMERCE

AGENCY: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric
Administration, Oceanic and Atmospheric Research, National Sea Grant
Program.

ACTION: Notice of public meeting.

SUMMARY: This notice sets forth the schedule and proposed agenda of a forthcoming meeting of the Sea Grant Review Panel. The meeting will have several purposes. Panel members will discuss and provide advice on the National Sea Grant College Program in the areas of program evaluation, strategic planning, education and extension, science and technology programs, and other matters as described below:

DATES: The announced meeting is scheduled for: Sunday, June 5, 2005, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

ADDRESSES: North Samoset Room, Samoset Resort, 220 Warrenton Street, Rockport, Maine 04856.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dr. Francis M. Schuler, Designated Federal Official, National Sea Grant College Program, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, 1315 East-West Highway, Room 11837, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910, (301) 713-2445.

http://edocket.access.gpo.gov/2005/05-10464.htm


ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

FIFRA Scientific Advisory Panel; Notice of Cancellation of Public Meeting

ACTION: Notice.

SUMMARY: The June 14 - 15, 2005, Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act Scientific Advisory Panel (FIFRA SAP) meeting to consider and review issues related to the carbamate dietary exposure assessment incorporating cholinesterase recovery into CARES-compatible modules has been cancelled. For further information, please notify the Designated Federal Official (DFO) listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT or see the Federal Register of April 27, 2005 (70 FR 21746) (FRL-7710-7).

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Joseph E. Bailey, Designated Federal Official, Office of Science Coordination and Policy (7201M), Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20460; telephone number: (202) 564-2045; fax number: (202) 564-8382; e-mail address: bailey.joseph@epa.gov.

http://edocket.access.gpo.gov/2005/05-10678.htm

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