[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 10 (Wednesday, January 15, 2014)]
[Page 2650]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-00625]



National Petroleum Council (NPC)

AGENCY: Office of Fossil Energy, Department of Energy.

ACTION: Notice of renewal.


SUMMARY: Pursuant to Section 14(a)(2)(A) of the Federal Advisory 
Committee Act, (Pub. L. 92-463), and in accordance with Title 41 of the 
Code of Federal Regulations, Section 102-3.65(a), and following 
consultation with the Committee Management Secretariat, General 
Services Administration, notice is hereby given that the National 
Petroleum Council (NPC) will be renewed for a two-year period beginning 
on January 10, 2014.
    The Council will provide advice and recommendations to the 
Secretary of Energy on matters relating to oil and natural gas, or the 
oil and natural gas industry.
    Additionally, the renewal of the NPC has been determined to be 
essential to the conduct of the Department of Energy's business and to 
be in the public interest in connection with the performance of duties 
imposed upon the Department of Energy, by law and agreement. The 
Council will continue to operate in accordance with the provisions of 
the Federal Advisory Committee Act, adhering to the rules and 
regulations in implementation of that Act.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Nancy Johnson at (202) 586-6458.

    Issued at Washington DC, on January 10, 2014.
Carol A. Matthews,
Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 2014-00625 Filed 1-14-14; 8:45 am]