Renewal of the Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid, 2252 [07-124]

Download as PDF 2252 Notices Federal Register Vol. 72, No. 11 Thursday, January 18, 2007 This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains documents other than rules or proposed rules that are applicable to the public. Notices of hearings and investigations, committee meetings, agency decisions and rulings, delegations of authority, filing of petitions and applications and agency statements of organization and functions are examples of documents appearing in this section. AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT Renewal of the Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid United States Agency for International Development. ACTION: Notice of renewal of advisory committee. AGENCY: Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, the Administrator has determined that renewal of the Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid for a two-year period beginning January 29, 2007 is necessary and in the public interest. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jocelyn Rowe, 202–712–4002. 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AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT


Renewal of the Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid

AGENCY: United States Agency for International Development.

ACTION: Notice of renewal of advisory committee.

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SUMMARY: Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, the 
Administrator has determined that renewal of the Advisory Committee on 
Voluntary Foreign Aid for a two-year period beginning January 29, 2007 
is necessary and in the public interest.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jocelyn Rowe, 202-712-4002.

    Dated: January 3, 2007.
Jocelyn M. Rowe,
Executive Director, Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid 
(ACVFA), U.S. Agency for International Development.
[FR Doc. 07-124 Filed 1-17-07; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 6116-01-M