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Download as PDF 19231 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 73 / Tuesday, April 17, 2007 / Notices Office of Thrift Supervision, 1700 G Street, NW., Washington, DC 20552. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: OTS may not conduct or sponsor an information collection, and respondents are not required to respond to an information collection, unless the information collection displays a currently valid OMB control number. As part of the approval process, we invite comments on the following information collection. Comments should address one or more of the following points: a. Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of OTS; b. The accuracy of OTS’s estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; c. Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; d. Ways to minimize the burden of the information collection on respondents, including through the use of information technology. We will summarize the comments that we receive and include them in the OTS request for OMB approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. In this notice, OTS is soliciting comments concerning the following information collection. Title of Proposal: Consumer Protections for Depository Sales of Insurance. OMB Number: 1550–0106. Form Number: N/A. Regulation requirement: 12 CFR part 536. Description: This submission covers an extension of OTS’s currently approved information collection in its regulation found at 12 CFR part 536. This submission involves no change to the regulations or to the information collections embodied in the regulations. The information collections contained in the regulations are as follows: 12 CFR 536.40(a). Savings associations must make insurance disclosures in connection with the initial purchase of an insurance product. The disclosure must be made orally and in writing to the consumer that: (1) The insurance product or annuity is not a deposit or other obligation of, or guaranteed by, a savings association or an affiliate of a savings association; (2) the insurance product or annuity is not insured by the FDIC or any other agency of the United States, a savings association, or (if applicable) an affiliate of a savings association; and (3) in the case of an insurance product or annuity that involves an investment risk, there is investment risk associated with the product, including the possible loss of value. 12 CFR 536.40(b). Savings associations must make a disclosure at the time a consumer applies for an extension of credit in connection with which an insurance product or annuity is solicited, offered, or sold. 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E7–7260 Filed 4–16–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6720–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Joint Biomedical Laboratory Research and Development and Clinical Science Research and Development Services Scientific Merit Review Board, Notice of Meetings The Department of Veterans Affairs gives notice under the Public Law 92– 463 (Federal Advisory Committee Act) that the subcommittees of the Joint Biomedical Laboratory Research and Development and Clinical Science Research and Development Services Scientific Merit Review Board will meet from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. as indicated below: sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES Subcommittee for Date(s) Mental Hlth & Behav Sciences–A .................................. Infectious Diseases–A .................................................... Endocrinology–B ............................................................ Nephrology ..................................................................... Immunology–A ............................................................... Hematology .................................................................... Cardiovascular Studies .................................................. Endocrinology–A ............................................................ Epidemiology .................................................................. Cellular & Molecular Medicine ....................................... Infectious Diseases–B .................................................... Oncology–A .................................................................... Mental Hlth & Bahav Sciences–B .................................. Respiration ..................................................................... Neurobiology–E .............................................................. Surgery ........................................................................... Immunology–B ............................................................... Clinical Research Program ............................................ Neurobiology–A .............................................................. Neurobiology–D .............................................................. Oncology–B .................................................................... Neurobiology–C .............................................................. May 7, 2007 .................................................................. May 10, 2007 ................................................................ May 14, 2007 ................................................................ May 14, 2007 ................................................................ May 17, 2007 ................................................................ May 18, 2007 ................................................................ May 21, 2007 ................................................................ May 21–22, 2007 .......................................................... May 23, 2007 ................................................................ May 24, 2007 ................................................................ May 31, 2007 ................................................................ May 31, 2007 ................................................................ May 31, 2007 ................................................................ June 1, 2007 ................................................................. June 4, 2007 ................................................................. June 4, 2007 ................................................................. June 5, 2007 ................................................................. June 6, 2007 ................................................................. June 11, 2007 ............................................................... June 11, 2007 ............................................................... June 14, 2007 ............................................................... June 14–15, 2007 ......................................................... VerDate Aug<31>2005 19:39 Apr 16, 2007 Jkt 211001 PO 00000 Frm 00067 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\17APN1.SGM Location 17APN1 St. Gregory Hotel. Radisson Hotel. Beacon Hotel. Wyndham Washington, DC. L’Enfant Plaza Hotel. *VA Central Office. Woodfin Suites. Radisson Hotel. *VA Central Office. Radisson Hotel. Double Tree Hotel. L’Enfant Plaza Hotel. L’Enfant Plaza Hotel. Double Tree Hotel. Beacon Hotel. St. Gregory Hotel. Radisson Hotel. *VA Central Office. St. Gregory Hotel. Beacon Hotel. L’Enfant Plaza Hotel. Radisson Hotel. 19232 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 73 / Tuesday, April 17, 2007 / Notices Subcommittee for Date(s) Location Gastroenterology ............................................................ June 15, 2007 ............................................................... L’Enfant Plaza Hotel. The addresses of the hotels and VA Central Office are: Beacon Hotel & Corporate Quarters, 1615 Rhode Island Avenue, NW., Washington, DC; Double Tree Hotel, 1515 Rhode Island Avenue, NW., Washington, DC; L’Enfant Plaza Hotel, 480 L’Enfant Plaza, SW., Washington, DC; Radisson Hotel Reagan National Airport, 2020 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, VA; St. Gregory Hotel, 2033 M Street, NW., Washington, DC; VA Central Office, 1722 Eye Street, NW., Washington, DC; Woodfin Suites Hotel Rockville, 1380 Piccard Drive, Rockville, MD; Wyndham Hotel, 1400 M Street, Washington, DC. *Teleconference. sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES The purpose of the Merit Review Board is to provide advice on the scientific quality, budget, safety and mission relevance of investigatorinitiated research proposals submitted for VA merit review consideration. Proposals submitted for review by the Board involve a wide range of medical specialities within the general areas of biomedical, behavioral and clinical science research. The subcommittee meetings will be open to the public for approximately one hour at the start of each meeting to discuss the general status of the program. The remaining portion of each subcommittee meeting will be closed to the public for the review, discussion, and evaluation of initial and renewal projects. The closed portion of each meeting involves discussion, examination, reference to staff and consultant critiques of research protocols. During this portion of each subcommittee meeting, discussion and recommendations will deal with qualifications of personnel conducting the studies, the disclosure of which would constitute a clearly unwarranted invasion of personal privacy, as well as research information, the premature disclosure of which could significantly frustrate implementation of proposed VerDate Aug<31>2005 19:39 Apr 16, 2007 Jkt 211001 agency action regarding such research projects. As provided by subsection 10(d) of Public Law 92–463, as amended, closing portions of these subcommittee meetings is in accordance with 5 U.S.C. 552b(c)(6) and (9)(B). Those who plan to attend or would like to obtain a copy of minutes of the subcommittee meetings and rosters of the members of the subcommittees should contact LeRoy G. Frey, PhD, Chief, Program Review (121F), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420. Dr. Frey can be contacted by phone at (202) 254–0288. Dated: April 6, 2007. 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Any member of the public wishing to attend should contact Juanita Leslie, Office of Administrative Operations (10B2), Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs at (202) 273–5882. No time will be set aside at this meeting for receiving oral presentations from the public. Statements, in written form, may be submitted to Juanita Leslie before the meeting or within 10 days after the meeting. Dated: April 10, 2007. By direction of the Secretary. E. Philip Riggin, Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 07–1878 Filed 4–16–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–M E:\FR\FM\17APN1.SGM 17APN1

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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS


Joint Biomedical Laboratory Research and Development and Clinical 
Science Research and Development Services Scientific Merit Review 
Board, Notice of Meetings

    The Department of Veterans Affairs gives notice under the Public 
Law 92-463 (Federal Advisory Committee Act) that the subcommittees of 
the Joint Biomedical Laboratory Research and Development and Clinical 
Science Research and Development Services Scientific Merit Review Board 
will meet from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. as indicated below:

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           Subcommittee for                      Date(s)                              Location
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Mental Hlth & Behav Sciences-A........  May 7, 2007..............  St. Gregory Hotel.
Infectious Diseases-A.................  May 10, 2007.............  Radisson Hotel.
Endocrinology-B.......................  May 14, 2007.............  Beacon Hotel.
Nephrology............................  May 14, 2007.............  Wyndham Washington, DC.
Immunology-A..........................  May 17, 2007.............  L'Enfant Plaza Hotel.
Hematology............................  May 18, 2007.............  *VA Central Office.
Cardiovascular Studies................  May 21, 2007.............  Woodfin Suites.
Endocrinology-A.......................  May 21-22, 2007..........  Radisson Hotel.
Epidemiology..........................  May 23, 2007.............  *VA Central Office.
Cellular & Molecular Medicine.........  May 24, 2007.............  Radisson Hotel.
Infectious Diseases-B.................  May 31, 2007.............  Double Tree Hotel.
Oncology-A............................  May 31, 2007.............  L'Enfant Plaza Hotel.
Mental Hlth & Bahav Sciences-B........  May 31, 2007.............  L'Enfant Plaza Hotel.
Respiration...........................  June 1, 2007.............  Double Tree Hotel.
Neurobiology-E........................  June 4, 2007.............  Beacon Hotel.
Surgery...............................  June 4, 2007.............  St. Gregory Hotel.
Immunology-B..........................  June 5, 2007.............  Radisson Hotel.
Clinical Research Program.............  June 6, 2007.............  *VA Central Office.
Neurobiology-A........................  June 11, 2007............  St. Gregory Hotel.
Neurobiology-D........................  June 11, 2007............  Beacon Hotel.
Oncology-B............................  June 14, 2007............  L'Enfant Plaza Hotel.
Neurobiology-C........................  June 14-15, 2007.........  Radisson Hotel.

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Gastroenterology......................  June 15, 2007............  L'Enfant Plaza Hotel.
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The addresses of the hotels and VA Central Office are: Beacon Hotel & Corporate Quarters, 1615 Rhode Island
  Avenue, NW., Washington, DC; Double Tree Hotel, 1515 Rhode Island Avenue, NW., Washington, DC; L'Enfant Plaza
  Hotel, 480 L'Enfant Plaza, SW., Washington, DC; Radisson Hotel Reagan National Airport, 2020 Jefferson Davis
  Highway, Arlington, VA; St. Gregory Hotel, 2033 M Street, NW., Washington, DC; VA Central Office, 1722 Eye
  Street, NW., Washington, DC; Woodfin Suites Hotel Rockville, 1380 Piccard Drive, Rockville, MD; Wyndham Hotel,
  1400 M Street, Washington, DC.
*Teleconference.

    The purpose of the Merit Review Board is to provide advice on the 
scientific quality, budget, safety and mission relevance of 
investigator-initiated research proposals submitted for VA merit review 
consideration. Proposals submitted for review by the Board involve a 
wide range of medical specialities within the general areas of 
biomedical, behavioral and clinical science research.
    The subcommittee meetings will be open to the public for 
approximately one hour at the start of each meeting to discuss the 
general status of the program. The remaining portion of each 
subcommittee meeting will be closed to the public for the review, 
discussion, and evaluation of initial and renewal projects.
    The closed portion of each meeting involves discussion, 
examination, reference to staff and consultant critiques of research 
protocols. During this portion of each subcommittee meeting, discussion 
and recommendations will deal with qualifications of personnel 
conducting the studies, the disclosure of which would constitute a 
clearly unwarranted invasion of personal privacy, as well as research 
information, the premature disclosure of which could significantly 
frustrate implementation of proposed agency action regarding such 
research projects.
    As provided by subsection 10(d) of Public Law 92-463, as amended, 
closing portions of these subcommittee meetings is in accordance with 5 
U.S.C. 552b(c)(6) and (9)(B). Those who plan to attend or would like to 
obtain a copy of minutes of the subcommittee meetings and rosters of 
the members of the subcommittees should contact LeRoy G. Frey, PhD, 
Chief, Program Review (121F), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 
Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420. Dr. Frey can be contacted by 
phone at (202) 254-0288.

    Dated: April 6, 2007.

    By direction of the Secretary.
E. Philip Riggin,
Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 07-1877 Filed 4-16-07; 8:45 am]
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