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Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 29 / Monday, February 13, 2006 / Notices and Budget, New Executive Office Building, Room 10235, Washington, DC 20503. Dated: February 6, 2006. Tina M. Cheatham, Director, Division of Policy Review and Coordination. [FR Doc. E6–1921 Filed 2–10–06; 8:45 am] Dated: February 6, 2006. Elizabeth M. Duke, Administrator. [FR Doc. 06–1282 Filed 2–10–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4165–15–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES BILLING CODE 4165–15–P National Institutes of Health National Center for Complementary & Alternative Medicine; Notice of Closed Meeting DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Health Resources and Services Administration Healthy Start Program Health Resources and Services Administration, HHS. AGENCY: ACTION: General notice. This notice supplements the 2005 HRSA announcement of the availability of fiscal year (FY) 2006 funding for new and competing continuation applications for Healthy Start. Healthy Start, authorized under section 330H of the Public Health Service Act, strengthens communities to effectively address the causes of infant mortality, low birth weight and other poor perinatal outcomes for women and infants. Recently, new guidance became available with regards to funding FY 2006 Healthy Start programs. BACKGROUND: SUMMARY: The Conference Report (H.R. Rep. No. 109–337) accompanying the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006, indicates concurrence with the Senate report language regarding the recompetition of Healthy Start programs. Following the Senate Committee’s recommendation in Senate Report 109–103, the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) will give preference during the FY 2006 competition ‘‘to current and former grantees with expiring or recently expired project periods. This should include grantees whose grant applications were approved but not funded during fiscal year 2005.’’ rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES Maribeth Badura, Director, Division of Healthy Start and Perinatal Services, Maternal and Child Health Bureau, HRSA, Room 18–20, Parklawn Building, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, Maryland 20857; telephone (301) 443–0543; e-mail MBadura@hrsa.gov. 17:38 Feb 10, 2006 Jkt 208001 Name of Committee: National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine Special Emphasis Panel; Clinical Science II. Date: March 21, 2006. Time: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. Place: Holiday Inn Select Bethesda, 8120 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda, MD 20814. Contact Person: Martina Schmidt, PhD, Scientific Review Administrator, Office of Scientific Review, Nat’l Center for Complementary and Alt Medicine, 6707 Democracy Blvd, Suite 401, Bethesda, MD 20892. 301–594–3456. schmidma@mail.nih.gov. Dated: February 6, 2006. Anna Snouffer, Acting Director, Office of Federal Advisory Committee Policy. [FR Doc. 06–1257 Filed 2–10–06; 8:45 am] DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES National Center for Complementary & Alternative Medicine; Notice of Closed Meeting Pursuant to section 10(d) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended (5 U.S.C. Appendix 2), notice PO 00000 Frm 00057 Fmt 4703 is hereby given of the following meetings. The meetings will be closed to the public in accordance with the provisions set forth in sections 552b(c)(4) and 552b(c)(6), Title 5 U.S.C., as amended. The grant applications and the discussions could disclose confidential trade secrets or commercial property such as patentable material, and personal information concerning individuals associated with the grant applications, the disclosure of which would constitute a clearly unwarranted invasion of personal privacy. Name of Committee: National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine Special Emphasis Panel; Basic Science. Date: March 9–10, 2006. Time: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. Place: Bethesda Marriott Suites, 6711 Democracy Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20817. Contact Person: Dale L. Birkle, PhD., Scientific Review Administrator, NIH/ NCCAM, 6707 Democracy Blvd, Democracy Two Building, Suite 401, Bethesda, MD 20892, (301) 451–6570, birkled@mail.nih.gov. Name of Committee: National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine Special Emphasis Panel, Loan Repayment Program. Date: April 24, 2006. Time: 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. Place: Bethesda Marriott Suites, 6711 Democracy Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20817. Contact Person: Laurie Friedman Donze, PhD., Scientific Review Administrator, Office of Scientific Review, NCCAM, National Institutes of Health, Suite 401, MSC 5475, 6707 Democracy Blvd., Bethesda, MD 20892, 301–402–1030, donzel@mail.nih.gov. Dated: February 6, 2006. Anna Snouffer, Acting Director, Office of Federal Advisory Committee Policy. [FR Doc. 06–1260 Filed 2–10–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4140–01–M DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES National Institutes of Health BILLING CODE 4140–01–M National Institutes of Health FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: VerDate Aug<31>2005 Pursuant to section 10(d) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended (5 U.S.C. Appendix 2), notice is hereby given of the following meeting. The meeting will be closed to the public in accordance with the provisions set forth in section 552b(c)(4) and 552(b)(6), Title 5 U.S.C., as amended. The grant applications and the discussions could disclose confidential trade secrets or commercial property such as patentable material, and personal information concerning individuals associated with the grant applications, the disclosure of which would constitute a clearly unwarranted invasion of personal property. 7559 Sfmt 4703 National Institute of Mental Health; Notice of Closed Meetings Pursuant to section 10(d) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended (5 U.S.C. Appendix 2), notice is hereby given of the following meetings. The meetings will be closed to the public in accordance with the provisions set forth in sections 552b(c)(4) and 552b(c)(6), Title 5 U.S.C., as amended. The grant applications and E:\FR\FM\13FEN1.SGM 13FEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Health Resources and Services Administration


Healthy Start Program

AGENCY: Health Resources and Services Administration, HHS.

ACTION: General notice.

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Background: This notice supplements the 2005 HRSA announcement of the 
availability of fiscal year (FY) 2006 funding for new and competing 
continuation applications for Healthy Start. Healthy Start, authorized 
under section 330H of the Public Health Service Act, strengthens 
communities to effectively address the causes of infant mortality, low 
birth weight and other poor perinatal outcomes for women and infants. 
Recently, new guidance became available with regards to funding FY 2006 
Healthy Start programs.

SUMMARY: The Conference Report (H.R. Rep. No. 109-337) accompanying the 
Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and 
Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006, indicates concurrence with 
the Senate report language regarding the recompetition of Healthy Start 
programs. Following the Senate Committee's recommendation in Senate 
Report 109-103, the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) 
will give preference during the FY 2006 competition ``to current and 
former grantees with expiring or recently expired project periods. This 
should include grantees whose grant applications were approved but not 
funded during fiscal year 2005.''

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Maribeth Badura, Director, Division of 
Healthy Start and Perinatal Services, Maternal and Child Health Bureau, 
HRSA, Room 18-20, Parklawn Building, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, 
Maryland 20857; telephone (301) 443-0543; e-mail MBadura@hrsa.gov.

    Dated: February 6, 2006.
Elizabeth M. Duke,
Administrator.
[FR Doc. 06-1282 Filed 2-10-06; 8:45 am]
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