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									                                                60244                       Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 223 / Friday, November 20, 2009 / Notices

                                                proceeding are requested to submit with                    For a recorded message containing the              a copy of the FEIS. The complete text
                                                each argument a statement of the issue,                 latest agenda information, call (301)                 of the Navy’s ROD is available for public
                                                a summary of the arguments not                          504–7948.                                             viewing on the project Web site at
                                                exceeding five pages, and a table of                    CONTACT PERSON FOR MORE INFORMATION:         along
                                                statutes, regulations, and cases cited.                 Todd A. Stevenson, Office of the                      with copies of the FEIS and supporting
                                                   Interested parties who wish to request               Secretary, U.S. Consumer Product                      documents. Single copies of the ROD
                                                a hearing or to participate in a hearing                Safety Commission, 4330 East West                     will be made available upon request by
                                                if a hearing is requested must submit a                 Highway, Bethesda, MD 20814 (301)                     contacting Ms. Shannon Kasa, 619–553–
                                                written request to the Assistant                        504–7923.                                             3889.
                                                Secretary for Import Administration                       Dated: November 13, 2009.                             Dated: November 16, 2009.
                                                within 30 days of the date of publication                                                                     A.M. Vallandingham,
                                                                                                        Todd A. Stevenson,
                                                of this notice. See 19 CFR 351.310(c).
                                                                                                        Secretary.                                            Lieutenant Commander, Judge Advocate
                                                Such requests should contain the                                                                              General’s Corps, U.S. Navy, Federal Register
                                                following information: (1) The party’s                  [FR Doc. E9–27818 Filed 11–19–09; 8:45 am]
                                                                                                                                                              Liaison Officer.
                                                name, address, and telephone number;                    BILLING CODE 6355–01–M
                                                                                                                                                              [FR Doc. E9–27959 Filed 11–19–09; 8:45 am]
                                                (2) the number of participants; (3) a list
                                                                                                                                                              BILLING CODE 3810–FF–P
                                                of issues to be discussed. Issues raised
                                                in the hearing will be limited to those                 DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE
                                                discussed in the case briefs. If                                                                              DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE
                                                requested, any hearing will be held two                 Department of the Navy
                                                days after the scheduled date for                                                                             Department of the Navy
                                                                                                        Notice of Availability of Record of
                                                submission of rebuttal briefs.
                                                                                                        Decision for the Swimmer Interdiction                 Notice of Availability and Notice of
                                                   The Department will publish in the
                                                                                                        Security System                                       Public Hearings for the Draft
                                                Federal Register a notice of the final
                                                results of this changed-circumstances                   AGENCY:   Department of the Navy, DoD.                Environmental Impact Statement/
                                                review, including the results of its                    ACTION:   Notice.                                     Overseas Environmental Impact
                                                analysis of issues raised in any written                                                                      Statement for the Guam and
                                                briefs or at the hearing if requested.                  SUMMARY: The Department of the Navy                   Commonwealth of the Northern
                                                   As indicated in the CCR Initiation,                  (Navy), after carefully weighing the                  Mariana Islands Military Relocation
                                                during the course of this changed-                      operational and environmental
                                                                                                        consequences of the proposed action,                  AGENCY:   Department of the Navy, DoD.
                                                circumstances review we will not
                                                change any cash-deposit requirements                    announces its decision to construct and               ACTION:   Notice.
                                                on entries of merchandise subject to the                operate a Swimmer Interdiction                        SUMMARY: Pursuant to section 102(2)(c)
                                                antidumping duty order unless a change                  Security System at Naval Base Kitsap-                 of the National Environmental Policy
                                                is determined to be warranted pursuant                  Bangor, Washington to find, identify,                 Act (NEPA); the Council of
                                                to the final results of this changed-                   and interdict surface and underwater                  Environmental Quality (CEQ)
                                                circumstances review.                                   intruders for engagement by harbor                    Regulations for implementing the
                                                   We are issuing and publishing these                  security forces, in furtherance of the                procedural provisions of NEPA (Title 40
                                                preliminary results and notice in                       Navy’s statutory obligations under Title              Code of Federal Regulations [CFR] Parts
                                                accordance with sections 751(b) and                     10 of the United States Code governing                1500–1508) and the Department of Navy
                                                777(i)(1) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.216.                the roles and responsibilities of the                 (DON) regulations for implementing
                                                  Dated: November 16, 2009.
                                                                                                        Navy. In its decision, the Navy                       NEPA (32 CFR 775), DON announces
                                                                                                        considered applicable laws and                        the availability of the Draft
                                                John M. Andersen,
                                                                                                        executive orders, including an analysis               Environmental Impact Statement/
                                                Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for                   of the effects of its actions in
                                                Antidumping and Countervailing Duty                                                                           Overseas Environmental Impact
                                                                                                        compliance with the Endangered                        Statement (hereafter called the Draft
                                                                                                        Species Act, the Coastal Zone                         EIS) to evaluate the potential
                                                [FR Doc. E9–27929 Filed 11–19–09; 8:45 am]
                                                                                                        Management Act, and the National                      environmental impacts associated with
                                                BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P
                                                                                                        Historic Preservation Act, and the                    relocating Marines from Okinawa, Japan
                                                                                                        requirements of Executive Order (EO)                  to Guam, constructing transient nuclear
                                                                                                        12898, Federal Actions to Address                     aircraft carrier berthing facilities, and
                                                CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY                                 Environmental Justice in Minority                     establishing a U.S. Army Air and
                                                COMMISSION                                              Populations and Low Income                            Missile Defense Task Force (AMDTF) on
                                                                                                        Populations and EO 13045, Protection                  Guam.
                                                Sunshine Act Meetings                                   of Children from Environmental Health                   The DON is the lead Federal agency
                                                                                                        Risks and Safety Risks.                               for development of the Draft EIS. The
                                                TIME AND DATE: Wednesday, November
                                                                                                           The proposed action will be                        agencies that have accepted the
                                                18, 2009, 10 a.m.–12 noon.                              accomplished as set out in Alternative
                                                PLACE: Hearing Room 420, Bethesda                                                                             invitation to participate as cooperating
                                                                                                        1, described in the Final Environmental               agencies are U.S. Fish and Wildlife
                                                Towers, 4330 East West Highway,                         Impact Statement (FEIS) as the preferred
                                                Bethesda, Maryland.                                                                                           Service, Federal Highways
                                                                                                        alternative. Implementation of the
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                                                                                                                                                              Administration, Federal Aviation
                                                STATUS: Closed to the Public.                           preferred alternative could begin                     Administration, U.S. Environmental
                                                                                                        immediately.                                          Protection Agency Region 9, U.S. Office
                                                Matter To Be Considered
                                                                                                        SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:     The                    of Insular Affairs, U.S. Department of
                                                Compliance Weekly and Monthly                           Record of Decision (ROD) has been                     Agriculture, U.S. Army Corps of
                                                Reports—Commission Briefing                             distributed to all those individuals who              Engineers, and U.S. Air Force.
                                                  The staff will brief the Commission on                requested a copy of the FEIS and                        The Draft EIS examines potential
                                                various compliance matters.                             agencies and organizations that received              environmental impacts from the three

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                                                proposed actions included in the Guam                   High School, Dededo, Guam; Thursday,                  westernmost part of the United States is
                                                and Commonwealth of the Northern                        January 14, 2010, open house from 5                   critical to U.S. national security
                                                Mariana Islands (CNMI) Military                         p.m. to 7 p.m. and public hearing from                interests. In implementing U.S. national
                                                Relocation. The Draft EIS also examines                 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Tinian Elementary                   security policy, the Department of
                                                off base mission critical, mission                      School, San Jose, Tinian; and Friday,                 Defense would increase the role of
                                                support, and community support                          January 15, 2010, open house from 5                   Guam and the CNMI through the
                                                infrastructure improvements needed to                   p.m. to 7 p.m. and public hearing from                relocation of Marines to Guam,
                                                ensure that Joint Region Marianas can                   7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Multi-Purpose Center,               increased presence of a transient aircraft
                                                provide expanded direct support of the                  Susupe, Saipan.                                       carrier, and enhanced capability to
                                                DoD strategic mission and operational                      More information about the public                  protect the U.S. homeland, Pacific
                                                readiness in the Western Pacific Region.                hearings and open house sessions can                  territories, forces, and its allies from
                                                   The Draft EIS considers reasonable                   be found on the official project Web site             ballistic missile attacks.
                                                alternatives for siting operational,                    at                        As a result of reviews of the U.S.
                                                training, and support facilities on Guam                ADDRESSES: The public can provide                     defense posture in the Pacific region
                                                and CNMI in addition to the no-action                   comments during the open houses/                      and a parallel review of U.S. force
                                                alternative.                                            public hearings through the Web site at               posture supporting the U.S. alliance
                                                   The DON will conduct six (6) public        , or by                  with Japan, a portion of U.S. Marine
                                                hearings to receive oral and written                    mail at: Joint Guam Program Office, c/                Corps forces currently located in
                                                comments on the Draft EIS. Federal                      o Naval Facilities Engineering                        Okinawa, Japan would be relocated to
                                                agencies, territorial/local governmental                Command Pacific, 258 Makalapa Drive,                  Guam. This relocation is proposed to
                                                agencies, and interested individuals are                Suite 100, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii 96860–                occur concurrent with proposed wharf
                                                invited to be present or represented at                 3134, Attention: GPMO.                                construction in Guam’s Apra Harbor to
                                                the public hearings. This notice                           Electronic copies of the Draft EIS can             support the Navy transiting nuclear
                                                announces the dates and locations of the                be downloaded from the official project               aircraft carriers. An Army AMDTF is
                                                public hearings for this Draft EIS.                     Web site at http://                                   also proposed for Guam to protect the
                                                   A Notice of Intent for this Draft EIS/      Copies of the                 U.S homeland, Pacific territories, forces
                                                OEIS was published in the Federal                       Draft EIS are available for public review             and its allies against the threat of harm
                                                Register on March 7, 2007 (72 FR                        at the following libraries: University of             from ballistic missile attacks.
                                                10186).                                                                                                          The Draft EIS was prepared to support
                                                                                                        Guam Robert F. Kennedy Memorial
                                                                                                                                                              inform decision making based on an
                                                DATES: The public comment period for                    Library, Government Documents, Tan
                                                                                                                                                              understanding of the environmental
                                                the Draft EIS will start at 8:45 a.m.                   Siu Lin Building, UOG Station,
                                                                                                                                                              impacts of the proposed Guam and
                                                (Eastern Standard Time) on November                     Mangilao, GU 96923; Nieves M. Flores
                                                                                                                                                              CNMI military relocation and take
                                                20, 2009, with the publication of a                     Memorial Library, 254 Martyr Street,                  measures to protect, restore, and
                                                Notice of Availability in the Federal                        ˚ ˜
                                                                                                        Hagatna, GU 96910; Joeten-Kiyu Public                 enhance the environment. The decisions
                                                Register by the U.S. Environmental                      Library, P.O. Box 501092, Saipan, MP                  to be made are whether and how to
                                                Protection Agency and will end at                       96950; Olympio T. Borja Memorial                      implement the proposed actions.
                                                midnight (Eastern Standard Time) on                     Library, P.O. Box 501250, Saipan, MP                     The three proposed actions are briefly
                                                February 17, 2010. All comments on the                  96950 and Tinian Public Library, P.O.                 stated as follows: (1) Develop and
                                                Draft EIS must be postmarked or                         Box 520704, Tinian, MP 96952.                         construct facilities and infrastructure to
                                                submitted by midnight (Eastern                             Electronic copies of the Draft EIS and             support approximately 8,600 Marines
                                                Standard Time) on February 17, 2010.                    copies of the executive summary can                   and their 9,000 dependents relocated
                                                   The DON will hold six (6) public                     also be obtained on the project Web site              from Okinawa to Guam and to support
                                                hearings to receive oral and written                    at, or by               training and operations on Guam and
                                                comments from the public on the Draft                   contacting the Joint Guam Program                     CNMI for those relocated Marines; (2)
                                                EIS. These six (6) public hearings will                 Office, c/o Naval Facilities Engineering              Develop and construct a new deep-draft
                                                include a two-hour open house session                   Command Pacific, 258 Makalapa Drive,                  wharf with shore side infrastructure
                                                at the beginning of the public hearings                 Suite 100, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii 96860–                improvements creating the capability in
                                                where the public can learn more about                   3134, Attention: GPMO.                                Apra Harbor, Guam to support a
                                                the proposed actions and potential                      SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The                        transient nuclear-powered aircraft
                                                environmental impacts from project                      overarching purpose for the proposed                  carrier; and (3) Develop and construct
                                                team members and subject matter                         actions is to locate U.S. military forces             facilities and infrastructure on Guam to
                                                experts.                                                to meet international agreement and                   support approximately 600 military
                                                   Public hearings and open house                       treaty obligations and fulfill U.S.                   personnel and their 900 dependents and
                                                sessions will be held as follows:                       government national security to provide               to establish and operate an Army
                                                Thursday, January 7, 2010, open house                   mutual defense, deter aggression, and                 AMDTF.
                                                from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. and public hearing                dissuade coercion in the Western Pacific                 The project locations addressed in
                                                from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Southern High                    Region. The need of the proposed                      Draft EIS are on Guam and CNMI. Guam
                                                School, Santa Rita, Guam; Saturday,                     actions is to meet various criteria based             and CNMI are part of the Mariana
                                                January 9, 2010, open house from 1 p.m.                 upon U.S. policy, international                       Islands archipelago.
                                                to 3 p.m. and public hearing from 3 p.m.                agreements, and treaties, including but                  Facilities construction and
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                                                to 5 p.m., University of Guam Field                     not limited to positioning forces to                  improvements would be necessary to
                                                House, Mangilao, Guam; Monday,                          defend the homeland and U.S. Pacific                  accommodate the proposed actions. The
                                                January 11, 2010, open house from 5                     territories; respond within a timely                  proposed actions would entail increased
                                                p.m. to 7 p.m. and public hearing from                  response range; maintain regional                     operational activities associated with
                                                7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Yigo Gymnasium, Yigo,                 stability; provide flexibility to respond             Marine Corps and Army basing, more
                                                Guam; Tuesday, January 12, 2010, open                   to regional threats; defend U.S., Japan,              frequent ship berthing, and the
                                                house from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. and public                  and allied interests, and other defense               establishment of aviation maintenance
                                                hearing from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Okkodo                   related criteria. Guam’s location as the              operations and facilities. There would

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                                                also be increased opportunities for                     FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Joint                or reinstatement; (2) Title; (3) Summary
                                                additional military personnel to meet                   Guam Program Office in Guam at (671)                  of the collection; (4) Description of the
                                                critical training requirements. Training                333–2302 or in Washington, DC at (703)                need for, and proposed use of, the
                                                could take the form of communications,                  602–4716.                                             information; (5) Respondents and
                                                command and control, combat skills,                       Dated: November 16, 2009.                           frequency of collection; and (6)
                                                aviation, logistics, amphibious vehicle                 A.M. Vallandingham
                                                                                                                                                              Reporting and/or Recordkeeping
                                                maneuvers, and weapons firing                                                                                 burden. OMB invites public comment.
                                                                                                        Lieutenant Commander, Judge Advocate
                                                activities. Thus, required construction                                                                         Dated: November 16, 2009.
                                                                                                        General’s Corps, U.S. Navy, Federal Register
                                                would include the facilities and                        Liaison Officer.                                      Sheila Carey,
                                                infrastructure for maintaining a
                                                                                                        [FR Doc. E9–27960 Filed 11–19–09; 8:45 am]            Acting Director, Information Collection
                                                permanent Marine Corps and Army
                                                                                                        BILLING CODE 3810–FF–P                                Clearance Division, Regulatory Information
                                                presence on Guam, and the creation of                                                                         Management Services, Office of Management.
                                                new training ranges to accommodate
                                                training a larger population of military                                                                      Office of Special Education and
                                                personnel. In summary, implementation                   DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION                               Rehabilitative Services
                                                of the proposed actions would result in                                                                          Type of Review: Extension.
                                                the following: a temporary increase in                  Submission for OMB Review;
                                                                                                        Comment Request                                          Title: Annual Performance Report for
                                                population related to the construction-                                                                       the State Grant for Assistive Technology
                                                related work force; a permanent increase                AGENCY:  Department of Education.                     Program.
                                                in number of military and civilian                      SUMMARY:  The Acting Director,                           Frequency: Annually.
                                                personnel and dependents on Guam; an                    Information Collection Clearance                         Affected Public: Federal Government;
                                                increase in transient presence on Guam                  Division, Regulatory Information                      Not-for-profit institutions; State, Local,
                                                and Tinian; an increase in number and                   Management Services, Office of                        or Tribal Gov’t, SEAs or LEAs.
                                                type of major equipment assets to                       Management invites comments on the                       Reporting and Recordkeeping Hour
                                                support military personnel and                          submission for OMB review as required                 Burden:
                                                operations (e.g., aircraft, ships,                      by the Paperwork Reduction Act of
                                                amphibious watercraft); an increase in                                                                        Responses: 56.
                                                                                                        1995.                                                 Burden Hours: 26,768.
                                                number and type of training activities;
                                                construction of new facilities;                         DATES: Interested persons are invited to                 Abstract: Section 4 of the Assistive
                                                improvements to existing facilities;                    submit comments on or before                          Technology (AT) Act of 1998, as
                                                improvements to existing infrastructure                 December 21, 2009.                                    amended, requires states to submit
                                                (including roads and utilities); and the                ADDRESSES: Written comments should                    annual data reports. This instrument
                                                potential acquisition or long-term                      be addressed to the Office of                         helps the grantees report annual data
                                                leasing of additional land to support the               Information and Regulatory Affairs,                   related to the required activities
                                                Marine Corps main cantonment area                       Attention: Education Desk Officer,                    implemented by the State under the AT
                                                and live fire training ranges on Guam.                  Office of Management and Budget, 725                  Act. This data is used by Rehabilitation
                                                   To accomplish the Guam and CNMI                      17th Street, NW., Room 10222, New                     Services Administration (RSA) in order
                                                proposed actions, the DoD has                           Executive Office Building, Washington,                to prepare required annual reports to
                                                considered developmental and                            DC 20503, be faxed to (202) 395–5806 or               Congress. RSA calls this data collection
                                                operational alternatives as required by                 send e-mail to                                        an Annual Progress Report.
                                                NEPA. The Draft EIS analyzes a range of                                    Requests for copies of the information
                                                alternatives for the proposed actions                                                                         collection submission for OMB review
                                                including the no action alternative,                    SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:     Section
                                                                                                                                                              may be accessed from http://
                                                which represents the baseline.                          3506 of the Paperwork Reduction Act of
                                                                                                                                                    , by selecting the
                                                   The Draft EIS provides information on                1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35) requires
                                                                                                                                                              ‘‘Browse Pending Collections’’ link and
                                                the affected environment and impacts of                 that the Office of Management and
                                                                                                                                                              by clicking on link number 4131. When
                                                the proposed actions for eighteen                       Budget (OMB) provide interested
                                                                                                                                                              you access the information collection,
                                                distinct resource areas. Volume 1 of the                Federal agencies and the public an early
                                                                                                                                                              click on ‘‘Download Attachments ’’ to
                                                Draft EIS provides an overview of the                   opportunity to comment on information
                                                                                                                                                              view. Written requests for information
                                                proposed actions and alternatives.                      collection requests. OMB may amend or
                                                                                                                                                              should be addressed to U.S. Department
                                                Volumes 2 through 5 of the Draft EIS                    waive the requirement for public
                                                                                                                                                              of Education, 400 Maryland Avenue,
                                                provide details on the impacts of                       consultation to the extent that public
                                                                                                                                                              SW., LBJ, Washington, DC 20202–4537.
                                                individual proposed Marine Corps,                       participation in the approval process
                                                                                                                                                              Requests may also be electronically
                                                Navy and Army actions while Volume                      would defeat the purpose of the
                                                                                                                                                              mailed to the Internet address
                                                6 addresses island-wide impacts of                      information collection, violate State or
                                                                                                                                                     or faxed to 202–
                                                utilities and proposed roadway                          Federal law, or substantially interfere
                                                                                                                                                              401–0920. Please specify the complete
                                                improvement projects. Volume 7                          with any agency’s ability to perform its
                                                                                                                                                              title of the information collection when
                                                provides a summary of the impacts of                    statutory obligations. The Acting
                                                                                                                                                              making your request.
                                                all of the proposed actions should the                  Director, Information Collection
                                                                                                                                                                 Comments regarding burden and/or
                                                preferred alternatives be implemented                   Clearance Division, Regulatory
                                                                                                                                                              the collection activity requirements
                                                as well as a discussion of cumulative                   Information Management Services,
                                                                                                                                                              should be electronically mailed to
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                                                impacts. The Draft EIS evaluates the                    Office of Management, publishes that
                                                                                                                                                     Individuals who
                                                following resource areas: groundwater,                  notice containing proposed information
                                                                                                                                                              use a telecommunications device for the
                                                marine water quality, coral, terrestrial                collection requests prior to submission
                                                                                                                                                              deaf (TDD) may call the Federal
                                                biology, socioeconomics, cultural                       of these requests to OMB. Each
                                                                                                                                                              Information Relay Service (FIRS) at
                                                resources, recreation, roadways, air                    proposed information collection,
                                                quality, noise, and utilities (including                grouped by office, contains the
                                                water, power and wastewater), among                     following: (1) Type of review requested,              [FR Doc. E9–27901 Filed 11–19–09; 8:45 am]
                                                others.                                                 e.g., new, revision, extension, existing              BILLING CODE 4000–01–P

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