[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 174 (Thursday, September 9, 2010)]
[Page 54857]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2010-22457]



Bureau of Industry and Security

President's Export Council, Subcommittee on Export 
Administration; Notice of Recruitment of Private-Sector Members; Date 

    Summary: The President's Export Council Subcommittee on Export 
Administration (PECSEA) advises the U.S. Government on matters and 
issues pertinent to implementation of the provisions of the Export 
Administration Act and the Export Administration Regulations, as 
amended, and related statutes and regulations. These issues relate to 
U.S. export controls as mandated by law for national security, foreign 
policy, non-proliferation, and short supply reasons. The PECSEA draws 
on the expertise of its members to provide advice and make 
recommendations on ways to minimize the possible adverse impact export 
controls may have on U.S. industry. The PECSEA provides the Government 
with direct input from representatives of the broad range of industries 
that are directly affected by export controls.
    The PECSEA is composed of high-level industry and Government 
members representing diverse points of view on the concerns of the 
business community. PECSEA industry representatives are selected from 
firms producing a broad range of goods, software, and technologies 
presently controlled for national security, foreign policy, non-
proliferation, and short supply reasons or that are proposed for such 
controls, balanced to the extent possible among large and small firms.
    PECSEA members are appointed by the Secretary of Commerce and serve 
at the Secretary's discretion. The membership reflects the Department's 
commitment to attaining balance and diversity. PECSEA members must 
obtain secret-level clearances prior to appointment. These clearances 
are necessary so that members can be permitted access to relevant 
classified information needed in formulating recommendations to the 
President and the U.S. Government. The PECSEA meets 4 to 6 times per 
year. Members of the Subcommittee will not be compensated for their 
    The PECSEA is seeking private-sector members with senior export 
control expertise and direct experience in one or more of the following 
industries: Machine tools, semiconductors, commercial communication 
satellites, high performance computers, telecommunications, aircraft, 
pharmaceuticals, and chemicals.
    To Apply: Please send a short biographical sketch to Ms. Yvette 
Springer at [email protected]. For more information, please contact 
Ms. Springer on 202-482-2813.
    Deadline: This Notice of Recruitment has been extended until 
October 6, 2010.

    Dated: September 3, 2010.
Kevin J. Wolf,
Assistant Secretary for Export Administration.
[FR Doc. 2010-22457 Filed 9-8-10; 8:45 am]