Open Meeting of the National Advisory Council on Indian Education, 12189-12190 [06-2203]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 46 / Thursday, March 9, 2006 / Notices Proposed Requirement 3: Preliminary Interagency Agreement We propose that applicants for an award under the Grants for the Integration of Schools and Mental Health Systems program develop and submit with their applications a preliminary interagency agreement (IAA). The IAA must contain the signatures of an authorized representative of at least (1) One or more State or local educational agencies or Indian tribes; (2) one or more juvenile justice authorities; and (3) one or more State or local public mental health agencies. This preliminary IAA would confirm the commitment of these partners to complete the work under the proposed project, if funded. If funded, recipients will complete a final IAA as required by section 5541(e) of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, as amended (ESEA). The final IAA must be completed and submitted to us, signed by all parties, no later than 12 months after the award date. Applications that do not include the proposed preliminary IAA with all of the required signatures would be rejected and not considered for funding. Proposed Requirement 4: Inclusion of Parental Consent Considerations in Final IAA We propose that the final Interagency Agreement (IAA) include a description of policies and procedures that would ensure appropriate parental or caregiver consent for any planned services, pursuant to State or local laws or other requirements. hsrobinson on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES Proposed Requirement 5: Provision of Direct Services We propose that grant funds under this program not be used to provide direct services to students. 13:58 Mar 08, 2006 Jkt 208001 Intergovernmental Review This program is subject to Executive Order 12372 and the regulations in 34 CFR part 79. 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VerDate Aug<31>2005 We have also determined that this regulatory action does not unduly interfere with State, local, and tribal governments in the exercise of their governmental functions. Dated: March 6, 2006. Deborah A. Price, Assistant Deputy Secretary for Safe and DrugFree Schools. [FR Doc. E6–3362 Filed 3–8–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4000–01–P DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION Open Meeting of the National Advisory Council on Indian Education National Advisory Council on Indian Education (NACIE), U.S. Department of Education. ACTION: Notice of teleconference meeting. AGENCY: SUMMARY: This notice sets forth the schedule and proposed agenda of an upcoming open teleconference meeting PO 00000 Frm 00029 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 12189 of the National Advisory Council on Indian Education (the Council) and is intended to notify the general public of their opportunity to listen as the Council conducts their meeting by teleconference. This notice also describes the functions of the Council. Agenda: The Council will discuss their work activities, timelines and development of the Annual Report to Congress. Date and Time: March 21, 2006; 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Eastern time. Location: The Department of Education, Room 1W112, 400 Maryland Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20202. Note: Attendees will be required to show picture identification to enter the building. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Bernard Garcia, Group Leader, Office of Indian Education, U.S. Department of Education, 400 Maryland Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20202. Telephone: 202–260–1454. Fax: 202–260–7779. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Council advises the Secretary of Education on the funding and administration (including the development of regulations, and administrative policies and practices) of any program over which the Secretary has jurisdiction and includes Indian children or adults as participants or programs that may benefit Indian children or adults, including any program established under Title VII, Part A of the ESEA. The Council submitted to the Congress June 30 a report on the activities of the Council submitted to the Congress June 30 a report on the activities of the Council that included recommendations the Council considers appropriate for the improvement of Federal education programs that include Indian children or adults as participants or that may benefit Indian children or adults, and recommendations concerning the funding of any such program. The general public is welcome to listen to the March 21, 2006 open meeting to be held form 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Washington, DC. Individuals who need accommodations for a disability in order to participate (i.e., interpreting services, assistive listening devices, materials in alternative format) should notify Bernard Garcia at 202–260–1454 by March 15, 2006. We will attempt to meet requests after this date, but cannot guarantee availability of the requested accommodation. The meeting site is accessible to individuals with disabilities. Records are kept of all Council proceedings and are available for public inspection at the Office of Indian Education, United States Department of Education, Room 5C141, E:\FR\FM\09MRN1.SGM 09MRN1 12190 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 46 / Thursday, March 9, 2006 / Notices 9, 2004. At this meeting, the Development Committee agreed to a resolution forming three working Henry L. Johnson, groups: (1) Human Factors & Privacy; (2) Assistant Secretary for Elementary and Security & Transparency; and (3) Core Secondary Education. Requirements & Testing to gather [FR Doc. 06–2203 Filed 3–8–06; 8:45 am] information and public input on BILLING CODE 4000–01–M relevant issues. The information gathered by the working groups was analyzed at the second meeting of the ELECTION ASSISTANCE COMMISSION Development Committee January 18 and 19, 2005. Resolutions were debated and Sunshine Act; Notice adopted by the TGDC at the January AGENCY: Election Assistance plenary session. The resolutions defined Commission. technical work tasks for NIST that will assist the TGDC in developing ACTION: Notice of public meeting for the recommendations for voluntary voting Technical Guidelines Development system guidelines. At the March 9, 2005 Committee. meeting, NIST scientists presented DATE AND TIME: Wednesday, March 29, preliminary reports on technical work 2006, 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. tasks defined in resolutions adopted at the January plenary meeting and PLACE: National Institute of Standards adopted one additional resolution. The and Technology, 100 Bureau Drive, Development Committee approved Building 101, Red Auditorium, initial recommendations for voluntary Gaithersburg, Maryland 20899–8900. STATUS: This meeting will be open to the voting system guidelines at the April 20th and 21st, 2005 meeting. The public. There is no fee to attend, but, Development Committee began due to security requirements, advance consideration of future registration is required. Registration recommendations for voluntary voting information will be available at http:// system guidelines at the September 29, www.vote.nist.gov by March 6, 2006. 2005 meeting. At the March 29th, 2006 SUMMARY: The Technical Guidelines meeting, the Development Committee Development Committee (the will review and approve draft technical ‘‘Development Committee’’) has guidance documents that will form the scheduled a plenary meeting for March bases for recommendations for future 29, 2006. The Committee was voluntary voting system guidelines. established to act in the public interest to assist the Executive Director of the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: U.S. Election Assistance Commission Allan Eustis (301) 975–5099. If a (EAC) in the development of voluntary member of the public would like to voting system guidelines. The submit written comments concerning Development Committee held previous the Committee’s affairs at any time meetings on July 9, 2004; January 18 before or after the meeting, written and 19, 2005; March 9, 2005; April 20 comments should be addressed to the and 21, 2005; and September 29, 2005. contact person indicated above, or to The purpose of the sixth meeting of the voting@nist.gov. Development Committee will be to Thomas R. Wilkey, review and approve draft documents Executive Director, U.S. Election Assistance that will form the bases for Commission. recommendations for future voluntary [FR Doc. 06–2340 Filed 3–7–06; 2:24 pm] voting system guidelines to the EAC. BILLING CODE 6820–KF–M The draft documents respond to tasks defined in resolutions passed at previous Technical Guideline DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Development Committee meetings. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Environmental Management SiteTechnical Guidelines Development Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Committee (the ‘‘Development Mexico Committee’’) has scheduled a plenary meeting for March 29, 2006. The AGENCY: Department of Energy. Committee was established pursuant to ACTION: Notice of open meeting. 42 U.S.C. 15361, to act in the public interest to assist the Executive Director SUMMARY: This notice announces a of the Election Assistance Commission meeting of the Environmental in the development of the voluntary Management Site-Specific Advisory voting system guidelines. The Technical Board (EMSSAB), Northern New Guidelines Development Committee Mexico. The Federal Advisory held their first plenary meeting on July Committee Act (Pub. L. No. 92–463, 86 hsrobinson on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES 400 Maryland Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20202. VerDate Aug<31>2005 13:58 Mar 08, 2006 Jkt 208001 PO 00000 Frm 00030 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Stat. 770) requires that public notice of this meeting be announced in the Federal Register. DATES: Wednesday, March 29, 2006, 2 p.m.–8:30 p.m. ADDRESSES: Jemez Complex, Santa Fe Community College, 6401 Richards Avenue, Santa Fe, New Mexico. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Menice Santistevan, Northern New Mexico Citizens’ Advisory Board, 1660 Old Pecos Trail, Suite B, Santa Fe, NM 87505. Phone (505) 995–0393; Fax (505) 989–1752 or e-mail: msantistevan@doeal.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Purpose of the Board: The purpose of the Board is to make recommendations to DOE in the areas of environmental restoration, waste management, and related activities. Tentative Agenda 2 p.m. Call to Order by Deputy Designated Federal Officer (DDFO), Christina Houston. Establishment of a Quorum. Welcome and Introductions by Chair, J. D. Campbell. Approval of Agenda. Approval of Minutes of January 25, 2006 Board Meeting. 2:15 p.m. Board Business/Reports. A. Old Business, Chair, J. D. Campbell. B. Report from Chair, J. D. Campbell. C. Report from Department of Energy (DOE), Christina Houston. D. Report from Executive Director, Menice B. Santistevan. E. Other Issues, Board Members. New Business. A. Bi-annual Assessment, Christina Houston. B. Other Issues, Board Members. 2:45 p.m. Committee Business/Reports. A. Community Involvement Committee, Sammy Quintana. B. Environmental Monitoring, Surveillance and Remediation Committee, Chris Timm. C. Waste Management Committee, Matthew Deller. D. Ad Hoc Committee on Bylaws and Administrative Procedures, Donald Jordan. E. Reports from Ex-Officio Members. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency—Rich Mayer. DOE—Ed Wilmot or Gene Rodriguez. University of California/Los Alamos National Laboratory (UC/LANL)— Ken Hargis. 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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 46 (Thursday, March 9, 2006)]
[Notices]
[Pages 12189-12190]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 06-2203]


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DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION


Open Meeting of the National Advisory Council on Indian Education

AGENCY: National Advisory Council on Indian Education (NACIE), U.S. 
Department of Education.

ACTION: Notice of teleconference meeting.

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SUMMARY: This notice sets forth the schedule and proposed agenda of an 
upcoming open teleconference meeting of the National Advisory Council 
on Indian Education (the Council) and is intended to notify the general 
public of their opportunity to listen as the Council conducts their 
meeting by teleconference. This notice also describes the functions of 
the Council.
    Agenda: The Council will discuss their work activities, timelines 
and development of the Annual Report to Congress.
    Date and Time: March 21, 2006; 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Eastern time.
    Location: The Department of Education, Room 1W112, 400 Maryland 
Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20202.

    Note: Attendees will be required to show picture identification 
to enter the building.


FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Bernard Garcia, Group Leader, Office 
of Indian Education, U.S. Department of Education, 400 Maryland Avenue, 
SW., Washington, DC 20202. Telephone: 202-260-1454. Fax: 202-260-7779.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Council advises the Secretary of 
Education on the funding and administration (including the development 
of regulations, and administrative policies and practices) of any 
program over which the Secretary has jurisdiction and includes Indian 
children or adults as participants or programs that may benefit Indian 
children or adults, including any program established under Title VII, 
Part A of the ESEA. The Council submitted to the Congress June 30 a 
report on the activities of the Council submitted to the Congress June 
30 a report on the activities of the Council that included 
recommendations the Council considers appropriate for the improvement 
of Federal education programs that include Indian children or adults as 
participants or that may benefit Indian children or adults, and 
recommendations concerning the funding of any such program.
    The general public is welcome to listen to the March 21, 2006 open 
meeting to be held form 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Washington, DC. Individuals 
who need accommodations for a disability in order to participate (i.e., 
interpreting services, assistive listening devices, materials in 
alternative format) should notify Bernard Garcia at 202-260-1454 by 
March 15, 2006. We will attempt to meet requests after this date, but 
cannot guarantee availability of the requested accommodation. The 
meeting site is accessible to individuals with disabilities. Records 
are kept of all Council proceedings and are available for public 
inspection at the Office of Indian Education, United States Department 
of Education, Room 5C141,

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400 Maryland Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20202.

Henry L. Johnson,
Assistant Secretary for Elementary and Secondary Education.
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