Advisory Committee on Cemeteries and Memorials; Notice of Meeting, 59399 [05-20447]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 196 / Wednesday, October 12, 2005 / Notices quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of information technology. Title: Veteran’s Application in Acquiring Specially Adapted Housing or Special Home Adaptation Grant, VA Form 26–4555. OMB Control Number: 2900–0132. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Abstract: Veterans with serviceconnected disability complete VA form 26–4555 to apply for assistance in acquiring specially adapted housing or the special home adaptation grant. VA uses the data collected to determine the veteran’s eligibility. Affected Public: Individuals or households. Estimated Annual Burden: 500 hours. Estimated Average Burden Per Respondent: 10 minutes. Frequency of Response: On occasion. Estimated Number of Respondents: 3,000. Dated: October 4, 2005. By direction of the Secretary: Denise McLamb, Program Analyst, Records Management Service. [FR Doc. E5–5586 Filed 10–11–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P VerDate Aug<31>2005 19:48 Oct 11, 2005 Jkt 208001 DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Advisory Committee on Cemeteries and Memorials; Notice of Meeting The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under Public Law 92– 463 (Federal Advisory Committee Act) that a meeting of the Advisory Committee on Cemeteries and Memorials will be held November 29– 30, 2005, in the Kenneth Eaton Conference Room 819 at the Lafayette Building, 811 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC. On November 30, 2005, the meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. and conclude at approximately 4 p.m. The meeting is open to the public. The purpose of the Committee is to advise the Secretary of Veterans Affairs on the administration of national cemeteries, soldiers’ lots and plots, the selection of new national cemetery sites, the erection of appropriate memorials, and the adequacy of Federal burial benefits. The Committee will make recommendations to the Secretary regarding these activities. On November 29, 2005, the Committee will receive updates on National Cemetery Administration (NCA) issues. In the afternoon, the Committee will tour the National Archives in Washington, DC. On November 30, 2005, the Committee will tour the White House and then PO 00000 Frm 00088 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 59399 reconvene for a business session, beginning at 1:30 p.m., which will include discussions of committee recommendations, future meeting sites, and potential agenda topics. Time will not be allocated for receiving oral presentations from the public. Any member of the public wishing to attend the meeting should contact Mr. David Schettler, Designated Federal Officer, at (202) 273–5175. The Committee will accept written comments. Comments may be transmitted electronically to the Committee at dave.schettler@va.gov or mailed to the National Cemetery Administration (41C2), 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420. In the public’s communications with the Committee, the writers must identify themselves and state the organizations, associations, or persons they represent. Dated: October 4, 2005. By Direction of the Secretary. E. Philip Riggin, Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 05–20447 Filed 10–11–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–M E:\FR\FM\12OCN1.SGM 12OCN1

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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS


Advisory Committee on Cemeteries and Memorials; Notice of Meeting

    The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under Public 
Law 92-463 (Federal Advisory Committee Act) that a meeting of the 
Advisory Committee on Cemeteries and Memorials will be held November 
29-30, 2005, in the Kenneth Eaton Conference Room 819 at the Lafayette 
Building, 811 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC. On November 30, 
2005, the meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. and conclude at approximately 
4 p.m. The meeting is open to the public.
    The purpose of the Committee is to advise the Secretary of Veterans 
Affairs on the administration of national cemeteries, soldiers' lots 
and plots, the selection of new national cemetery sites, the erection 
of appropriate memorials, and the adequacy of Federal burial benefits. 
The Committee will make recommendations to the Secretary regarding 
these activities.
    On November 29, 2005, the Committee will receive updates on 
National Cemetery Administration (NCA) issues. In the afternoon, the 
Committee will tour the National Archives in Washington, DC. On 
November 30, 2005, the Committee will tour the White House and then 
reconvene for a business session, beginning at 1:30 p.m., which will 
include discussions of committee recommendations, future meeting sites, 
and potential agenda topics.
    Time will not be allocated for receiving oral presentations from 
the public. Any member of the public wishing to attend the meeting 
should contact Mr. David Schettler, Designated Federal Officer, at 
(202) 273-5175. The Committee will accept written comments. Comments 
may be transmitted electronically to the Committee at 
dave.schettler@va.gov or mailed to the National Cemetery Administration 
(41C2), 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420. In the public's 
communications with the Committee, the writers must identify themselves 
and state the organizations, associations, or persons they represent.

    Dated: October 4, 2005.

    By Direction of the Secretary.
E. Philip Riggin,
Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 05-20447 Filed 10-11-05; 8:45 am]
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