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Federal Register / Vol. 66, No.

142 / Tuesday, July 24, 2001 / Notices 38417

a.m. until 4 p.m., and the SSC meeting DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Assessment. The Finding of No
will convene on Thursday, August 9, Significant Impact was signed on May 4,
2001, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. National Oceanic and Atmospheric 2001. Permit 1307 was issued on May 4,
Administration 2001, authorizing take of listed species.
ADDRESSES: All meetings will be held at
the Embassy Suites Hotel, 8000 Tartak [I.D. 071301C] The take of juvenile coho salmon from
St., Isla Verde, Carolina, Puerto Rico. injury and mortality is estimated to be
Endangered and Threatened Species; 1,400 fish to 2,500 fish. Total mortality
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Take of Anadromous Fish of adult coho salmon is estimated to be
Caribbean Fishery Management Council, 200 to 1,200 fish. Permit 1307 expires
268 Muñoz Rivera Avenue, Suite 1108, AGENCY: National Marine Fisheries May 4, 2002.
San Juan, Puerto Rico 00918–2577; Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Issuing the permit was based on a
telephone: (787) 766–5926. Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), finding that Grants Pass Irrigation
Commerce. District has met the permit issuance
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The AP,
and SSC will meet to discuss the items ACTION: Issuance of permit 1307. criteria of 50 CFR 222.22 (c). The permit
contained in the following agenda: took effect for listed covered species on
SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that
May 4, 2001. For unlisted covered
AP Meeting NMFS has issued a permit, on May 4, species, the permit will take effect upon
2001, to the Grants Pass Irrigation the listing of a species as endangered,
Amendment to the Reeffish Fishery District of Grants Pass, OR, that
Management Plan (FMP) and for a species listed as threatened, on
authorizes incidental take of the effective date of a rule under section
Sustainable Fisheries Act (SFA) anadromous fish listed under the 4(d) of the ESA prohibiting take of the
Other Business Endangered Species Act (ESA), subject species.
to certain conditions set forth therein.
SSC Meeting Authority
ADDRESSES: Habitat Conservation
Amendment to the Reeffish FMP Division, NWR, 525 NE Oregon St, The permit was issued under the
SFA Portland OR 97232–2737,phone:503– authority of section 10 (a)(1)(B) of the
Other Business 231–2377, fax: 503–231–6893. Endangered Species Act of 1973 (ESA)
The meetings are open to the public, FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dr. (16 U.S.C. 1531–1543). The permit
and will be conducted in English. Nancy Munn, Portland, OR, phone:503– issuance is based on a finding that such
However, simultaneous interpretation 231–6269, fax: 503–231–6893, e-mail: permit: (1) was applied for in good faith;
(Spanish-English) will be available nancy.munn@noaa.gov . (2) would not operate to the
during the AP meeting (August 8, 2001). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The disadvantage of the listed species which
Fishers and other interested persons are following ESA-listed evolutionary are the subject of the permits; and (3) is
invited to attend and participate with significant units (ESUs) are covered in consistent with the purposes and
oral or written statements regarding this notice: policies set forth in section 2 of the
agenda issues. Threatened southern Oregon/northern ESA. Authority to take listed species is
California coho salmon (Oncorhynchus subject to conditions set forth in the
Although non-emergency issues not permit, in the incidental take statement
contained in this agenda may come kisutch).
In addition, Permit 1307 would of the Biological Opinion, and in the
before this group for discussion, those Habitat Conservation Plan. Permits and
issues may not be the subject of formal authorize incidental take of the
following unlisted species if they modifications are issued in accordance
action during this meeting. Action will with and are subject to the ESA and
be restricted to those issues specifically become listed prior to expiration of the
permit: Klamath Mountain Province NMFS regulations governing listed fish
identified in this notice and any issues and wildlife permits (50 CFR parts 222–
arising after publication of this notice steelhead (O. mykiss), and southern
Oregon/California coastal chinook 227).
that require emergency action under All statements and opinions
section 305(c) of the Magnuson-Stevens salmon (O. tshawytscha).
contained in the permit action summary
Fishery Conservation and Management Permits Issued are those of the applicant and do not
Act, provided the public has been necessarily reflect the views of NMFS.
notified of the Council’s intent to take Notice was published on March 15,
final action to address the emergency. 2001 (66 FR 15080), that Grants Pass Dated: July 18, 2001.
Irrigation District filed an application Phil Williams,
Special Accommodations for an incidental take permit (1307). The Acting Chief, Endangered Species Division,
These meetings are physically applicant proposes to operate irrigation Office of Protected Resources, National
accessible to people with disabilities. diversion facilities at Savage Rapids Marine Fisheries Service.
For more information or request for sign Dam on the Rogue River, OR. The [FR Doc. 01–18414 Filed 7–23–01; 8:45 am]
language interpretation and/other permit covers activities associated with BILLING CODE 3510–22–S
auxiliary aids, please contact Mr. the operation of irrigation diversion
Miguel A. Rolón, Executive Director, facilities at Savage Rapids Dam.
Caribbean Fishery Management Council, Activities include all aspects of DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
(see FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT) operating the dam, including opening
and closing of the radial gates, installing National Oceanic and Atmospheric
at least 5 days prior to the meeting date. Administration
and removing stoplogs, and operating
Dated: July 13, 2001. the fish ladders, the turbine and the
Richard W. Surdi, screens, and the diversion facilities. The [I.D. 061801A]
Acting Director, Office of Sustainable permit also covers monitoring activities
Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. Permits; Foreign Fishing
and related scientific experiments, as
[FR Doc. 01–18413 Filed 7–23–01; 8:45 am] described in the Habitat Conservation AGENCY: National Marine Fisheries
BILLING CODE 3510–22–S Plan and associated Environmental Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and

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38418 Federal Register / Vol. 66, No. 142 / Tuesday, July 24, 2001 / Notices

Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), In accordance with Section 204 information is necessary for the proper
Commerce. (d)(3)(D) of the Magnuson-Stevens Act, performance of the functions of DoD,
ACTION: Notice of periodic need for NMFS is notifying interested parties of including whether the information will
break-bulk refrigerated cargo vessels. the periodic need of the U.S. JV partners have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of
for break-bulk refrigerated cargo vessels the estimate of the burden of the
SUMMARY: NMFS publishes for public to transship processed fishery products proposed information collection; (c)
review and comment information at-sea and transport the products to ways to enhance the quality, utility, and
provided by U.S. joint venture (JV) points outside the United States. clarity of the information to be
partners regarding their need for break- Further information about the collected; and (d) ways to minimize the
bulk refrigerated cargo vessels to requirements of the U.S. JV partners is burden of the information collection on
support approved foreign fishing available from NMFS (see ADDRESSES). respondents, including the use of
operations in the U.S. Exclusive Owners or operators of vessels of the automated collection techniques or
Economic Zone (EEZ) in 2001. United States who purport to have other forms of information technology.
ADDRESSES: Comments may be
vessels with adequate capacity to The Office of Management and Budget
submitted to NMFS, Office of perform the required transportation at (OMB) has approved this information
Sustainable Fisheries, International fair and reasonable rates should indicate collection requirement for use through
Fisheries Division, 1315 East-West their interest in doing so to NMFS (see April 30, 2002. DoD proposes that OMB
ADDRESSES). extend its approval for use through
Highway, Silver Spring, MD 20910.
In consideration of the Councils’ April 30, 2005.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: recommendation, the apparent lack of DATES: DoD will consider all comments
Robert A. Dickinson, Office of available U.S.-flag break-bulk received by September 24, 2001.
Sustainable Fisheries, (301) 713–2276. refrigerated cargo vessels (as reported by
ADDRESSES: Respondents may submit
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under the the U.S. JV partners), and the
comments directly on the World Wide
Magnuson-Stevens Fishery requirement to process and issue on
Web at http://emissary.acq.osd.mil/dar/
Conservation and Management Act (16 short notice permits requested in
dfars.nsf/pubcomm. As an alternative,
U.S.C. 1801 et seq.) (Magnuson-Stevens accordance with Section 204 (d) of the
respondents may e-mail comments to:
Act), any person may submit an Magnuson-Stevens Act, until an owner
dfars@acq.osd.mil. Please cite OMB
application requesting a permit or operator of a vessel of the United
Control Number 0704–0390 in the
authorizing a vessel other than a vessel States having adequate capacity to
subject line of e-mailed comments.
of the United States to engage in fishing perform the required transportation at
fair and reasonable rates is identified, Respondents that cannot submit
consisting solely of transporting fish or
the NMFS intends to approve as comments using either of the above
fish products at sea from a point within
expeditiously as possible all complete methods may submit comments to:
the EEZ or, with the concurrence of a
applications for 204 (d) transshipment Defense Acquisition Regulations
State, within the boundaries of that
permits in support of approved foreign Council, Attn: Ms. Susan L. Schneider,
State, to a point outside the United
fishing operations in the EEZ, provided OUSD (AT&L) DP (DAR), IMD 3C132,
States.
all criteria in Section 204 (d) are 3062 Defense Pentagon, Washington, DC
This notice concerns the fact that U.S. 20301–3062; facsimile (703) 602–0350.
JV partners report they will need to have satisfied.
Please cite OMB Control Number 0704–
a number of break-bulk refrigerated Dated: July 18, 2001. 0390.
cargo vessels permitted in 2001 under Bruce C. Morehead, At the end of the comment period,
section 204(d) of the Magnuson-Stevens Acting Director, Office of Sustainable interested parties may view public
Act to support approved foreign fishing Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. comments on the World Wide Web at
operations in the EEZ. The JV partners [FR Doc. 01–18415 Filed 7–23–01; 8:45 am] http://emissary.acq.osd.mil/dar/
report that arrangements for such BILLING CODE 3510–22–S dfars.nsf.
support vessels must generally be made
on short notice immediately prior to the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms.
need for transport services. The U.S. JV Susan L. Schneider, (703) 602–0326.
DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE The information collection requirements
partners also report they are not aware
of the availability of any U.S.-flag break- [OMB Control Number 0704–0390] addressed in this notice are available
bulk refrigerated cargo vessels and that electronically on the World Wide Web
it will therefore be necessary for them Information Collection Requirements; at: http://www.acq.osd.mil/dp.dars/
to employ foreign break-bulk Defense Federal Acquisition dfars.html. Paper copies are available
refrigerated cargo vessels to support Regulation Supplement; Taxes from Ms. Susan L. Schneider, OUSD
their operations. AGENCY: Department of Defense (DoD). (AT&L) DP (DAR), IMD 3C132, 3062
In the interest of expediting the Defense Pentagon, Washington, DC
ACTION: Notice and request for 20301–3062.
issuance of required permits and in comments regarding a proposed
accordance with Section 204 (d)(3) of extension of an approved information SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title and
the Magnuson-Stevens Act, the U.S. JV collection requirement. OMB Number: Defense Federal
partners have requested and received Acquisition Regulation Supplement
from the New England Fishery SUMMARY: In compliance with Section (DFARS) Part 229, Taxes, and related
Management Council and the Mid- 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork clause in DFARS 252.229; OMB Control
Atlantic Fishery Management Council, a Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Number 0704–0390.
general recommendation that any break- Chapter 35), DoD announces the Needs and Uses: DoD uses this
bulk refrigerated cargo vessels required proposed extension of a public information to determine if DoD
to support approved foreign fishing information collection requirement and contractors in the United Kingdom have
operations in the EEZ be permitted seeks public comment on the provisions attempted to obtain relief from customs
under Section 204 (d) of the Magnuson- thereof. DoD invites comments on: (a) duty on vehicle fuels in accordance
Stevens Act. Whether the proposed collection of with contract requirements.

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