National Park Service, Interior.
Notice of Reestablishment of the National Park Service Concessions Management Advisory Board.
The Secretary of the Interior intends to reestablish the National Park Service Concessions Management Advisory Board. This action is necessary and in the public interest in connection with the performance of statutory duties imposed upon the Department of the Interior and the National Park Service.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Jo Pendry, Chief, Commercial Services Program on 202-513-7156.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
The National Park Service Concessions Management Advisory Board was established by Title IV, Section 409 of Public Law 105-391, the National Parks Omnibus Management Act of 1998, November 13, 1998, with a termination date of December 31, 2008. Pursuant to Title VII, Subtitle A, Section 7403 of Public Law 111-11, the Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009, March 30, 2009, the Board is extended and will terminate on December 31, 2009.
The advice and recommendations provided by the Board and its subcommittees fulfill an important need within the Department of the Interior and the National Park Service, and it is necessary to reestablish the Board to ensure its work is not disrupted. The Board's seven members will be balanced to represent a cross-section of disciplines and expertise relevant to the National Park Service mission. The reestablishment of the Board comports with the requirements of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended (5 U.S.C., Appendix), and follows consultation with the General Services Administration. The reestablishment will be effective on the date the charter is filed pursuant to section 9(c) of the Act and 41 CFR 102-3.70.
Certification: I hereby certify that the reestablishment of the National Park Start Printed Page 55062Service Concessions Management Advisory Board is necessary and in the public interest in connection with the performance of duties imposed on the Department of the Interior by the Act of August 25, 1916, 16 U.S.C. 1 et seq., and other statutes relating to the administration of the National Park System.Start Signature
Dated: August 26, 2009.
Secretary of the Interior.
[FR Doc. E9-25670 Filed 10-23-09; 8:45 am]
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