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• You do not have the capacity to If you mail your application through Register. Free Internet access to the official
upload large documents to the the U.S. Postal Service, we do not edition of the Federal Register and the Code
Department’s e-Application system; and accept either of the following as proof of Federal Regulations is available on GPO
• No later than two weeks before the Access at: http://www.gpoaccess.gov/nara/
of mailing:
index.html.
application deadline date (14 calendar (1) A private metered postmark, or
days or, if the fourteenth calendar day (2) A mail receipt that is not dated by Program Authority: Division B, Title IV of
before the application deadline date the U.S. Postal Service. Pub. L. 109–148; Title II of Pub. L. 109–234.
falls on a Federal holiday, the next If your application is postmarked after
Dated: August 15, 2006.
business day following the Federal the application deadline date, we will
not consider your application. James F. Manning,
holiday), you mail or fax a written
Acting Assistant Secretary for Postsecondary
statement to the Department, explaining Note: The U.S. Postal Service does not Education.
which of the two grounds for an uniformly provide a dated postmark. Before [FR Doc. E6–13641 Filed 8–17–06; 8:45 am]
exception prevent you from using the relying on this method, you should check
with your local post office. BILLING CODE 4000–01–P
Internet to submit your application. If
you mail your written statement to the c. Submission of Paper Applications
Department, it must be postmarked no by Hand Delivery. DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
later than two weeks before the If you qualify for an exception to the
application deadline date. If you fax electronic submission requirement, you Office of Special Education and
your written statement to the (or a courier service) may deliver your Rehabilitative Services Overview
Department, we must receive the faxed paper application to the Department by Information; Centers for Independent
statement no later than two weeks hand. You must deliver the original and Living; Notice Inviting Applications for
before the application deadline date. two copies of your application, by hand, New Awards for Fiscal Year (FY) 2006
Address and mail or fax your on or before the application deadline
statement to: David Johnson, Hurricane date, to the Department at the following Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance
Education Recovery Awards, U.S. address: U.S. Department of Education, (CFDA) Number: 84.132A.
Department of Education, 1990 K Street, Application Control Center, Attention: Dates: Applications Available: August
NW., Room 6155, Washington, DC (CFDA Number 84.938H), 550 12th 18, 2006. Deadline for Transmittal of
20006–8544. FAX: (202) 502–7877. Street, SW., Room 7041, Potomac Center Applications: September 18, 2006.
Your paper application must be Plaza, Washington, DC 20202–4260. Eligible Applicants: To be eligible to
submitted in accordance with the mail The Application Control Center apply, an applicant must—
or hand delivery instructions described accepts hand deliveries daily between 8 (a) Be a consumer-controlled,
in this notice. a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Washington, DC community-based, cross-disability,
b. Submission of Paper Applications time, except Saturdays, Sundays, and nonresidential, private nonprofit
by Mail. Federal holidays. agency;
If you qualify for an exception to the (b) Have the power and authority to—
electronic submission requirement, you Note for Mail or Hand Delivery of Paper (1) Carry out the purpose of part C of
may mail (through the U.S. Postal Applications: If you mail or hand deliver
your application to the Department: title VII of the Rehabilitation Act of
Service or a commercial carrier) your (1) You must indicate on the envelope 1973, as amended (the Act) and perform
application to the Department. You and—if not provided by the Department—on the functions listed in section 725(b)
must mail the original and two copies the Hurricane Education Recovery Awards and (c) of the Act and subparts F and
of your application, on or before the Title Page the CFDA number and suffix letter G of 34 CFR part 366 within a
application deadline date, to the (84.938H of the competition under which community located within a State or in
Department at the applicable following you are submitting your application. a bordering State; and
address: (2) The Application Control Center will (2) Receive and administer—
By mail through the U.S. Postal mail a grant application receipt
acknowledgment to you. If you do not receive
(i) Funds under 34 CFR part 366;
Service: U.S. Department of Education, the grant application receipt
(ii) Funds and contributions from
Application Control Center, Attention: acknowledgment within 15 business days private or public sources that may be
(CFDA Number 84.938H), 400 Maryland from the application deadline date, you used in support of a center for
Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20202– should call the U.S. Department of Education independent living (center); and
4260. or Application Control Center at (202) 245– (iii) Funds from other public and
By mail through a commercial carrier: 6288. private programs;
U.S. Department of Education, (c) Be able to plan, conduct,
Electronic Access to This Document:
Application Control Center—Stop 4260, administer, and evaluate a center
You may view this document, as well as
Attention: (CFDA Number 84.938H), consistent with the standards and
other Department of Education
7100 Old Landover Road, Landover, MD assurances in section 725(b) and (c) of
documents published in the Federal
20785–1506. the Act and subparts F and G of 34 CFR
Register, in text or Adobe Portable
Regardless of which address you use, part 366;
Document Format (PDF) on the Internet (d) Either—
you must show proof of mailing
at the following site: http://www.ed.gov/ (1) Not currently be receiving funds
consisting of one of the following:
news/fedregister. under part C of chapter 1 of title VII of
(1) A legibly dated U.S. Postal Service
To use PDF you must have Adobe the Act; or
postmark,
Acrobat Reader, which is available free (2) Propose the expansion of an
(2) A legible mail receipt with the
at this site. If you have questions about existing center through the
date of mailing stamped by the U.S.
using PDF, call the U.S. Government establishment of a separate and
Postal Service,
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(3) A dated shipping label, invoice, or Printing Office (GPO), toll free, at 1– complete center (except that the
receipt from a commercial carrier, or 888–293–6498; or in the Washington, governing board of the existing center
(4) Any other proof of mailing DC, area at (202) 512–1530. may serve as the governing board of the
acceptable to the Secretary of the U.S. Note: The official version of this document new center) at a different geographical
Department of Education. is the document published in the Federal location;

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(e) Propose to serve one or more of the (f) Submit appropriate documentation area or areas the applicant proposes to
geographic areas that are identified as demonstrating that the establishment of serve.
unserved or underserved by the State a new center is consistent with the Estimated Available Funds: $154,046.
and territories listed under Estimated design for establishing a statewide
network of centers in the State plan of Estimated Number of Awards: 1,
Number of Awards; and
the State or territory whose geographic distributed in the following manner:

Estimated
Estimated
States and territories number of
available funds awards

American Samoa ..................................................................................................................................................... $154,046 1

Note: The Department is not bound by any standards and assurances in section 725 34 CFR parts 74, 75, 77, 79, 80, 81, 82,
estimates in this notice. of the Act, consistent with the design 84, 85, and 97. (b) The regulations for
Project Period: Up to 60 months. included in the State plan for this program in 34 CFR parts 364 and
establishing a statewide network of 366.
Full Text of Announcement centers.
II. Award Information
I. Funding Opportunity Description
Program Authority: 29 U.S.C. 796f–1. Type of Award: Discretionary grants.
Purpose of Program: This program
provides support for planning, Applicable Regulations: (a) The Estimated Available Funds: $154,046.
conducting, administering, and Education Department General Estimated Number of Awards: 1,
evaluating centers that comply with the Administrative Regulations (EDGAR) in distributed in the following manner:

Estimated
Estimated
States and territories number of
available funds awards

American Samoa ..................................................................................................................................................... $154,046 1

Note: The Department is not bound by any (2) Propose the expansion of an you may contact ED Pubs at its E-mail
estimates in this notice. existing center through the address: edpubs@inet.ed.gov.
establishment of a separate and If you request an application from ED
Project Period: Up to 60 months.
complete center (except that the Pubs, be sure to identify this
III. Eligibility Information governing board of the existing center competition as follows: CFDA number
1. Eligible Applicants: To be eligible may serve as the governing board of the 84.132A.
new center) at a different geographical Individuals with disabilities may
to apply, an applicant must—
location; obtain a copy of the application package
(a) Be a consumer-controlled,
(e) Propose to serve one or more of the in an alternative format (e.g., Braille,
community-based, cross-disability,
geographic areas that are identified as large print, audiotape, or computer
nonresidential, private nonprofit
unserved or underserved by the States diskette) by contacting the Grants and
agency;
and territories listed under Estimated Contracts Services Team, U.S.
(b) Have the power and authority to— Department of Education, 400 Maryland
Number of Awards; and
(1) Carry out the purpose of part C of (f) Submit appropriate documentation Avenue, SW., Room 5075, Potomac
title VII of the Act and perform the demonstrating that the establishment of Center Plaza, Washington, DC 20202–
functions listed in section 725(b) and (c) a new center is consistent with the 2550. Telephone: (202) 245–7363. If you
of the Act and subparts F and G of 34 design for establishing a statewide use a telecommunications device for the
CFR part 366 within a community network of centers in the State plan of deaf (TDD), you may call the Federal
located within a State or in a bordering the State or territory whose geographic Relay Service (FRS) at 1–800–877–8339.
State; and area or areas the applicant proposes to 2. Content and Form of Application
(2) Receive and administer— serve. Submission: Requirements concerning
(i) Funds under 34 CFR part 366; 2. Cost Sharing or Matching: This the content of an application, together
(ii) Funds and contributions from program does not involve cost sharing with the forms you must submit, are in
private or public sources that may be or matching. the application package for this
used in support of a center; and competition.
(iii) Funds from other public and IV. Application and Submission 3. Submission Dates and Times:
private programs; Information Applications Available: August 18,
(c) Be able to plan, conduct, 1. Address To Request Application 2006. Deadline for Transmittal of
administer, and evaluate a center Package: Education Publications Center Applications: September 18, 2006.
consistent with the standards and (ED Pubs), P.O. Box 1398, Jessup, MD Applications for grants under this
assurances in section 725(b) and (c) of 20794–1398. Telephone (toll free): 1– competition must be submitted
the Act and subparts F and G of 34 CFR 877–433–7827. FAX: (301) 470–1244. If electronically using the Grants.gov
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part 366; you use a telecommunications device Apply site (http://www.grants.gov). For
(d) Either— for the deaf (TDD), you may call (toll information (including dates and times)
(1) Not currently be receiving funds free): 1–877–576–7734. You may also about how to submit your application
under part C of chapter 1 of title VII of contact ED Pubs at its Web site: electronically or by mail or hand
the Act; or http://www.ed.gov/pubs/edpubs.html or delivery if you qualify for an exception

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to the electronic submission • Applications received by Grants.gov an exception to the electronic


requirement, please refer to section IV. are time and date stamped. Your submission requirement, as described
6. Other Submission Requirements in application must be fully uploaded and elsewhere in this section, and submit
this notice. submitted, and must be date/time your application in paper format.
We do not consider an application stamped by the Grants.gov system no • You must submit all documents
that does not comply with the deadline later than 4:30 p.m., Washington, DC electronically, including all information
requirements. time, on the application deadline date. typically included on the following
4. Intergovernmental Review: This Except as otherwise noted in this forms: Application for Federal
program is subject to Executive Order section, we will not consider your Assistance (SF 424), the Department of
12372 and the regulations in 34 CFR application if it is date/time stamped by Education Supplemental Information for
part 79. However, in order to ensure that the Grants.gov system later than 4:30 SF 424, Budget Information—Non-
these FY 2006 grants are made before p.m., Washington, DC time, on the Construction Programs (ED 524), and all
September 30, 2006, the 60-day application deadline date. When we necessary assurance and certifications.
intergovernmental review period has retrieve your application from Please note that two of these forms—the
been waived. Grants.gov, we will notify you if we are SF 424 and the Department of Education
5. Funding Restrictions: We reference rejecting your application because it Supplemental Information for SF 424—
regulations outlining funding was date/time stamped by the have replaced the ED 424 (Application
restrictions in the Applicable Grants.gov system after 4:30 p.m., for Federal Education Assistance). You
Regulations section of this notice. Washington, DC time, on the must attach any narrative sections of
6. Other Submission Requirements: application deadline date. your application as files in a .DOC
Applications for grants under this • The amount of time it can take to (document), .RTF (rich text), or .PDF
competition must be submitted upload an application will vary (Portable Document) format. If you
electronically unless you qualify for an depending on a variety of factors upload a file type other than the three
exception to this requirement in including the size of the application and file types specified above or submit a
accordance with the instructions in this the speed of your Internet connection. password protected file, we will not
section. Therefore, we strongly recommend that review that material.
you do not wait until the application • Your electronic application must
a. Electronic Submission of
deadline date to begin the submission comply with any page limit
Applications: Applications for grants
process through Grants.gov requirements described in this notice.
under the Centers for Independent • You should review and follow the • After you electronically submit
Living program—CFDA Number Education Submission Procedures for your application, you will receive an
84.132A must be submitted submitting an application through automatic acknowledgment from
electronically using the Grants.gov Grants.gov that are included in the Grants.gov that contains a Grants.gov
Apply site at: http://www.grants.gov. application package for this competition tracking number. The Department will
Through this site, you will be able to to ensure that you submit your retrieve your application from
download a copy of the application application in a timely manner to the Grants.gov and send you a second
package, complete it offline, and then Grants.gov system. You can also find the confirmation by e-mail that will include
upload and submit your application. Education Submission Procedures a PR/Award number (an ED-specified
You may not E-mail an electronic copy pertaining to Grants.gov at identifying number unique to your
of a grant application to us. http://e-Grants.ed.gov/help/ application).
We will reject your application if you GrantsgovSubmissionProcedures.pdf. • We may request that you provide us
submit it in paper format unless, as • To submit your application via original signatures on forms at a later
described elsewhere in this section, you Grants.gov, you must complete all the date.
qualify for one of the exceptions to the steps in the Grants.gov registration Application Deadline Date Extension
electronic submission requirement and process (see http://www.grants.gov/ in Case of Technical Issues with the
submit, no later than two weeks before applicants/get_registered.jsp). These Grants.gov System: If you are prevented
the application deadline date, a written steps include (1) registering your from electronically submitting your
statement to the Department that you organization, (2) registering yourself as application on the application deadline
qualify for one of these exceptions. an Authorized Organization date because of technical problems with
Further information regarding Representative (AOR), and (3) getting the Grants.gov system, we will grant you
calculation of the date that is two weeks authorized as an AOR by your an extension until 4:30 p.m.,
before the application deadline date is organization. Details on these steps are Washington, DC time, the following
provided later in this section under outlined in the Grants.gov 3-Step business day to enable you to transmit
Exception to Electronic Submission Registration Guide (see http:// your application electronically, or by
Requirement. www.grants.gov/section910/Grants. hand delivery. You also may mail your
You may access the electronic grant govRegistrationBrochure.pdf). You also application by following the mailing
application for the Centers for must provide on your application the instructions as described elsewhere in
Independent Living program at: http:// same D–U–N–S Number used with this this notice. If you submit an application
www.grants.gov. You must search for registration. Please note that the after 4:30 p.m., Washington DC time, on
the downloadable application package registration process may take five or the deadline date, please contact the
for this program by the CFDA number. more business days to complete, and person listed elsewhere in this notice
Do not include the CFDA number’s you must have completed all under For Further Information Contact,
alpha suffix in your search. registration steps to allow you to submit and provide an explanation of the
Please note the following: successfully an application via technical problem you experienced with
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• When you enter the Grants.gov site, Grants.gov. Grants.gov, along with the Grants.gov
you will find information about • You will not receive additional Support Desk Case Number (if
submitting an application electronically point value because you submit your available). We will accept your
through the site, as well as the hours of application in electronic format, nor application if we can confirm that a
operation. will we penalize you if you qualify for technical problem occurred with the

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Grants.gov system and that that problem Department at the applicable following the appropriate place on the SF 424 the
affected your ability to submit your address: CFDA number—and suffix letter, if any—of
application by 4:30 p.m., Washington, the competition under which you are
By mail through the U.S. Postal Service: submitting your application.
DC time, on the application deadline U.S. Department of Education, (2) The Application Control Center will
date. The Department will contact you Application Control Center, mail a grant application receipt
after a determination is made on Attention: (CFDA Number 84.132A), acknowledgment to you. If you do not receive
whether your application will be 400 Maryland Avenue, SW., the grant application receipt
accepted. Washington, DC 20202–4260; acknowledgment within 15 business days
or from the application deadline date, you
Note: Extensions referred to in this section
By mail through a commercial carrier: should call the U.S. Department of Education
apply only to the unavailability of or
U.S. Department of Education, Application Control Center at (202) 245–
technical problems with the Grants.gov 6288.
system. We will not grant you an extension Application Control Center—Stop
if you failed to fully register to submit your 4260, Attention: (CFDA Number
application to Grants.gov before the deadline V. Application Review Information
84.132A), 7100 Old Landover Road,
date and time or if the technical problem you Landover, MD 20785–1506. 1. Selection Criteria: The selection
experienced is unrelated to the Grants.gov criteria for this competition are in 34
system. Regardless of which address you use,
you must show proof of mailing CFR 366.27.
Exception to Electronic Submission consisting of one of the following: 2. Review and Selection Process: An
Requirement: You qualify for an (1) A legibly dated U.S. Postal Service additional factor we consider in
exception to the electronic submission postmark, selecting an application for an award is
requirement, and may submit your (2) A legible mail receipt with the comments regarding the application, if
application in paper format, if you are date of mailing stamped by the U.S. any, by the State Independent Living
unable to submit an application through Postal Service, Council in the State or territory in
the Grants.gov system because— (3) A dated shipping label, invoice, or which the applicant is located.
• You do not have access to the receipt from a commercial carrier, or VI. Award Administration Information
Internet; or (4) Any other proof of mailing
• You do not have the capacity to acceptable to the Secretary of the U.S. 1. Award Notices: If your application
upload large documents to the Department of Education. is successful, we notify your U.S.
Grants.gov system; If you mail your application through Representative and U.S. Senators and
and the U.S. Postal Service, we do not send you a Grant Award Notification
• No later than two weeks before the accept either of the following as proof (GAN). We may also notify you
application deadline date (14 calendar of mailing: informally.
days or, if the fourteenth calendar day (1) A private metered postmark, or If your application is not evaluated or
before the application deadline date (2) A mail receipt that is not dated by not selected for funding, we notify you.
falls on a Federal holiday, the next the U.S. Postal Service. 2. Administrative and National Policy
business day following the Federal If your application is postmarked after Requirements: We identify
holiday), you mail or fax a written the application deadline date, we will administrative and national policy
statement to the Department, explaining not consider your application. requirements in the application package
which of the two grounds for an and reference these and other
Note: The U.S. Postal Service does not
exception prevent you from using the requirements in the Applicable
uniformly provide a dated postmark. Before
Internet to submit your application. If relying on this method, you should check Regulations section of this notice.
you mail your written statement to the with your local post office. We reference the regulations outlining
Department, it must be postmarked no the terms and conditions of an award in
later than two weeks before the c. Submission of Paper Applications the Applicable Regulations section of
application deadline date. If you fax by Hand Delivery. this notice and include these and other
your written statement to the If you qualify for an exception to the specific conditions in the GAN. The
Department, we must receive the faxed electronic submission requirement, you GAN also incorporates your approved
statement no later than two weeks (or a courier service) may deliver your application as part of your binding
before the application deadline date. paper application to the Department by commitments under the grant.
Address and mail or fax your hand. You must deliver the original and 3. Reporting: At the end of your
statement to: Thomas Kelley, U.S. two copies of your application by hand, project period, you must submit a final
Department of Education, 400 Maryland on or before the application deadline performance report, including financial
Avenue, SW., Room 5055, Potomac date, to the Department at the following information, as directed by the
Center Plaza, Washington, DC 20202– address: U.S. Department of Education, Secretary. If you receive a multi-year
2800. FAX: (202) 245–7593. Application Control Center, Attention: award, you must submit an annual
Your paper application must be (CFDA Number 84.132A), 550 12th performance report that provides the
submitted in accordance with the mail Street, SW., Room 7041, Potomac Center most current performance and financial
or hand delivery instructions described Plaza, Washington, DC 20202–4260. expenditure information as specified by
in this notice. The Application Control Center the Secretary in 34 CFR 75.118.
Submission of Paper Applications By accepts hand deliveries daily between 8 4. Performance Measures: The
Mail: If you qualify for any exception to a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Washington, DC Government Performance and Results
the electronic submission requirement, time, except Saturdays, Sundays, and Act of 1993 (GPRA) directs Federal
you may mail (through the U.S. Postal Federal holidays. departments and agencies to improve
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Service or a commercial carrier), your Note for Mail or Hand Delivery of Paper the effectiveness of their programs by
application to the Department. You Applications: If you mail or hand deliver engaging in strategic planning, setting
must mail the original and two copies your application to the Department: outcome-related goals for programs, and
of your application, on or before the (1) You must indicate on the envelope measuring program results against those
application deadline date, to the and—if not provided by the Department—in goals.

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The goal of the Centers for of Federal Regulations is available on GPO I. Background
Independent Living program is to Access at: http://www.gpoaccess.gov/nara/
index.html. Generally, section 104 of EPAct 2005
promote and practice the independent (Pub. L. 109–58; August 8, 2005)
living philosophy of consumer control Dated: August 14, 2006. amends Part 3 of Title V of the National
of the center regarding decisionmaking, Energy Conservation Policy Act
John H. Hager,
service delivery, management, and (NECPA) (codified at 42 U.S.C. 8251 et
establishment of the policy and Assistant Secretary for Special Education and
Rehabilitative Services. seq.) to require that Federal agencies
direction of the center; self-help and procure only ENERGY STAR qualified
self-advocacy; development of peer [FR Doc. E6–13648 Filed 8–17–06; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4000–01–P
products or FEMP-designated products.
relationships and peer role models; and Section 104 also sets forth procurement
the equal access of individuals with requirements for specific products,
significant disabilities to society and to including electric motors of 1 to 500
all services, programs, activities, horsepower. Prior to enactment of
resources, and facilities, whether public DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY
EPAct 2005, similar provisions for
or private and regardless of the funding Office of Energy Efficiency and energy-efficient Federal purchasing
source. Renewable Energy were established under Executive Order
In order to measure the success of one
13123, 64 FR 30849, 30851 (June 8,
component of meeting this goal, each Federal Energy Management Program; 1999). With respect to motors, in
grantee is required to track the number Standard for Premium Energy Efficient response to Executive Order 13123,
of individuals who leave nursing homes Electric Motors for Federal Acquisition FEMP worked with NEMA and CEE to
and other institutions for community-
establish efficiency criteria for low-
based housing due to independent AGENCY: Office of Energy Efficiency and
voltage electric motors as a voluntary
living services provided by the center. Renewable Energy, Department of
standard for Federal procurements.
In annual performance reports, centers Energy (DOE).
Part of Title V of NECPA, as amended
are required to provide information on ACTION: Notice of final determination. by section 104 of EPAct 2005 (42 U.S.C.
the number of individuals requesting
8259(b)) requires that in the case of
this service and the number of SUMMARY: The Energy Policy Act of 2005 electric motors of 1 to 500 horsepower,
individuals who successfully relocated (EPAct 2005) requires that in the case of Federal agencies shall purchase only
from institutionalized to community- electric motors of 1 to 500 horsepower, premium efficient motors that meet a
based living. Federal agencies shall select and specification 1 designated by the
VII. Agency Contact purchase only premium efficient motors Secretary no later than 120 days after
that meet a specification designated by the date of enactment; EPAct 2005 was
For Further Information Contact: the Secretary of Energy (Secretary). DOE
Thomas Kelley, U.S. Department of enacted on August 8, 2005. DOE
today designates the specifications published a temporary standard for
Education, 400 Maryland Avenue, SW., developed by the Federal Energy
Room 5055, Potomac Center Plaza, premium efficient motors for purposes
Management Program (FEMP) under of Federal procurement for public
Washington, DC 20202–2800. Executive Order 13123 as the
Telephone: (202) 245–7404. comment on February 14, 2006 (71 FR
specification for premium efficient 7749). On February 28, 2006, the
If you use a telecommunications motors for purposes of Federal
device for the deaf (TDD), you may call Federal Register corrected two
purchasing. The specifications in erroneous values in Table 1 that it
the Federal Relay Service (FRS) at 1– today’s final standard are identical to
800–877–8339. unintentionally included in the
those in a temporary standard published temporary standard notice (71 FR
Individuals with disabilities may
for public comment on February 14, 10097).
obtain this document in an alternative
2006. This final standard is consistent After consultation with NEMA and
format (e.g., Braille, large print,
with standards recommended by the representatives of energy efficiency
audiotape, or computer diskette) on
National Electrical Manufacturers organizations participating in the CEE
request to the program contact person
Association (NEMA), the Consortium for Motors Committee, and after careful
listed in this section.
Energy Efficiency (CEE) and other evaluation of the public comments, DOE
VIII. Other Information energy efficiency groups. today designates as a standard for
Electronic Access to This Document: DATES: The effective date of this notice premium energy efficient motors rated
You may view this document, as well as is August 18, 2006. from 1 to 500 HP for purposes of Federal
all other documents of this Department FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: procurement, the efficiency levels as set
published in the Federal Register, in Shelley Launey, U.S. Department of forth in Tables 1 and 2 included in this
text or Adobe Portable Document Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and notice.
Format (PDF) on the Internet at the Renewable Energy, Federal Energy II. Response to Comments on
following site: http://www.ed.gov/news/ Management Program (FEMP), EE–2L, Temporary Standard
fedregister. 1000 Independence Avenue, SW.,
To use PDF you must have Adobe Washington, DC 20585–0121, (202) 586– DOE received one written comment
Acrobat Reader, which is available free 1573, e-mail: Shelley from the Defense Logistics Agency
at this site. If you have questions about Launey@ee.doe.gov, or Chris Calamita, (DLA) in response to the February
using PDF, call the U.S. Government U.S. Department of Energy, Office of notice. The DLA requested that the
Printing Office (GPO), toll free, at 1– General Counsel, GC–72, 1000 motor specification apply only to
888–293–6498; or in the Washington, Independence Avenue, SW.,
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