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Download as PDF 21970 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 79 / Wednesday, April 23, 2008 / Notices Research; 93.862, Genetics and Developmental Biology Research; 93.88, Minority Access to Research Careers; 93.96, Special Minority Initiatives, National Institutes of Health, HHS) Dated: April 16, 2008. Jennifer Spaeth, Director, Office of Federal Advisory Committee Policy. [FR Doc. E8–8720 Filed 4–22–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4140–01–M DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency 835, 500 C Street, SW., Washington, DC 20472. Hand Delivery/Courier: Office of the Chief Counsel, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Room 835, 500 C Street, SW., Washington, DC 20472. Instructions: All submissions received must include the Docket ID FEMA– 2007–0008. Comments received will also be posted without alteration at http://www.regulations.gov, including any personal information provided. Docket: For access to the docket to read background documents or comments received by the National Advisory Council, go to http:// www.regulations.gov. [Docket ID FEMA–2007–0008] FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: National Advisory Council Alyson Price, Designated Federal Officer, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C Street, SW., (E Street, 3rd Floor), Washington, DC 20472, telephone 202–646–3746, fax 202–646– 3061, and e-mail FEMA-NAC@dhs.gov. Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Notice of Federal Advisory Committee Meeting. mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: This notice announces the date, time, location and agenda for the next meeting of the National Advisory Council (NAC). At the meeting, the newly formed subcommittees will be reporting back regarding their work since the meeting in February, 2008. The meeting will be open to the public. DATES: Meeting Dates: Wednesday, May 14, 2008, from approximately 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Thursday, May 15, 2008, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. A public comment period will take place on the afternoon of May 15, 2008, approximately between 2:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. Comment Date: Written comments or requests to make oral presentations must be received by May 6, 2008. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Four Points by Sheraton, 10249 W. Irving Park Road, Chicago, IL. Persons wishing to make an oral presentation or who are unable to attend or speak at the meeting may submit written comments. Written comments and requests to make oral presentations at the meeting should be provided to the address listed below and must be received by May 6, 2008. All submissions received must include the Docket ID FEMA–2007–0008 and may be submitted by any one of the following methods: Federal Rulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow instructions for submitting comments on the Web site. 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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 79 (Wednesday, April 23, 2008)]
[Notices]
[Page 21970]
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[FR Doc No: E8-8828]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Federal Emergency Management Agency

[Docket ID FEMA-2007-0008]


National Advisory Council

AGENCY: Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS.

ACTION: Notice of Federal Advisory Committee Meeting.

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SUMMARY: This notice announces the date, time, location and agenda for 
the next meeting of the National Advisory Council (NAC). At the 
meeting, the newly formed subcommittees will be reporting back 
regarding their work since the meeting in February, 2008. The meeting 
will be open to the public.

DATES: Meeting Dates: Wednesday, May 14, 2008, from approximately 9 
a.m. to 5 p.m. and Thursday, May 15, 2008, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. A public 
comment period will take place on the afternoon of May 15, 2008, 
approximately between 2:30 p.m. and 3 p.m.
    Comment Date: Written comments or requests to make oral 
presentations must be received by May 6, 2008.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Four Points by Sheraton, 
10249 W. Irving Park Road, Chicago, IL. Persons wishing to make an oral 
presentation or who are unable to attend or speak at the meeting may 
submit written comments. Written comments and requests to make oral 
presentations at the meeting should be provided to the address listed 
below and must be received by May 6, 2008. All submissions received 
must include the Docket ID FEMA-2007-0008 and may be submitted by any 
one of the following methods:
    Federal Rulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. Follow 
instructions for submitting comments on the Web site.
    E-mail: FEMA-RULES@dhs.gov. Include Docket ID in the subject line 
of the message.
    Facsimile: (866) 466-5370.
    Mail: Office of Chief Counsel, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 
Room 835, 500 C Street, SW., Washington, DC 20472.
    Hand Delivery/Courier: Office of the Chief Counsel, Federal 
Emergency Management Agency, Room 835, 500 C Street, SW., Washington, 
DC 20472.
    Instructions: All submissions received must include the Docket ID 
FEMA-2007-0008. Comments received will also be posted without 
alteration at http://www.regulations.gov, including any personal 
information provided.
    Docket: For access to the docket to read background documents or 
comments received by the National Advisory Council, go to http://
www.regulations.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Alyson Price, Designated Federal 
Officer, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C Street, SW., (E 
Street, 3rd Floor), Washington, DC 20472, telephone 202-646-3746, fax 
202-646-3061, and e-mail FEMA-NAC@dhs.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice of this meeting is given under the 
Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), Public Law 92-463, as amended (5 
U.S.C. App. 1 et seq.). The NAC will meet for the purpose of reviewing 
the progress of the newly formed subcommittees, will receive an update 
on the Regional Advisory Councils, transition issues and other matters.
    Public Attendance: The meeting is open to the public. Please note 
that the meeting may close early, if all business is finished. Persons 
with disabilities who require special assistance should advise the 
Designated Federal Officer of their anticipated special needs as early 
as possible. Members of the public who wish to make comments on 
Thursday May 15, between 2:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. are requested to register 
in advance. In order to allow as many people as possible to speak, 
speakers are requested to limit their remarks to 3 minutes. For those 
wishing to submit written comments, please follow the procedure noted 
above.

    Dated: April 15, 2008.
R. David Paulison,
Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency.
 [FR Doc. E8-8828 Filed 4-22-08; 8:45 am]
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