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Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 127 / Tuesday, July 1, 2008 / Notices [FR Doc. E8–14820 Filed 6–30–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4000–01–C DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION The Historically Black Colleges and Universities Capital Financing Advisory Board Department of Education, The Historically Black Colleges and Universities Capital Financing Advisory Board. ACTION: Notice of an open meeting. AGENCY: This notice sets forth the schedule and proposed agenda of an upcoming open meeting of the Historically Black Colleges and Universities Capital Financing Advisory Board. The notice also describes the functions of the Board. Notice of this meeting is required by Section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act and is intended to notify the public of their opportunity to attend. DATES: Friday, July 11, 2008. Time: 9 a.m.–11 a.m. ADDRESSES: Wyndham Grand Resort, Pelican Room, 6000 Rio Mar Boulevard, Rio Grande, Puerto Rico 00745. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Don E. Watson, Executive Director, Historically Black College and University Capital Financing Program, 1990 K Street, NW., Room 6130, Washington, DC 20006; telephone: (202) 219–7037; fax: (202) 502–7852; e-mail: donald.watson@ed.gov. Individuals who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FRS) at 1–800–877–8339, Monday through Friday between the hours of 8 a.m. and 8 p.m., Eastern Standard Time. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Historically Black College and University Capital Financing Advisory Board (Board) is authorized by Title III, Part D, Section 347 of the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended in 1998 (20 U.S.C. 1066f). The Board is established within the Department of Education to provide advice and counsel to the Secretary and the designated bonding authority as to the most effective and efficient means of implementing construction financing on historically black college and university campuses and to advise Congress regarding the progress made in implementing the program. Specifically, the Board will provide advice as to the capital needs of Historically Black Colleges and Universities, how those needs can be met through the program, and what additional steps might be sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Aug<31>2005 21:01 Jun 30, 2008 Jkt 214001 taken to improve the operation and implementation of the construction financing program. The purpose of this meeting is to review current program activities, provide guidance for 2008 activities, to make recommendations to the Secretary on the current capital needs of Historically Black Colleges and Universities, and to share additional steps in which the HBCU Capital Financing Program might improve its operation. Individuals who will need accommodations for a disability in order to attend the meeting (e.g., interpreting services, assistance listening devices, or materials in alternative format) should notify Don Watson at (202) 219–7037, no later than July 1, 2008. We will attempt to meet requests for accommodations after this date but cannot guarantee their availability. The meeting site is accessible to individuals with disabilities. An opportunity for public comment is available on Friday, July 11, 2008 between 10:30 a.m.–11 a.m. Those members of the public interested in submitting written comments may do so by submitting them to the attention of Don E. Watson, 1990 K Street, NW., Washington, DC, by Monday, July 7, 2008. Records are kept of all Board proceedings and are available for public inspection at the Office of The Historically Black College and University Capital Financing Advisory Board (Board), 1990 K Street, NW., Washington, DC 20006, from the hours of 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Eastern Standard Time, Monday through Friday (EST). Electronic Access to This Document: You may view this document, as well as all other documents of this Department published in the Federal Register, in text or Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) on the Internet at the following site: http://www.ed.gov/news/ federegister. To use PDF you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader, which is available free at this site. If you have questions about using PDF, call the U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO), toll free at 1–888– 293–6498; or in the Washington, DC, area at (202) 512–1530. 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Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Comments must be filed by September 2, 2008. If you anticipate difficulty in submitting comments within that period, contact the person listed in ADDRESSES as soon as possible. ADDRESSES: Send comments to Alice Lippert. Written comments may be sent to Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability (Attn: Comments on Refinery Disruption and Incident Report), OE–30, Forrestal Building, U.S. Department of Energy, Washington, DC 20585 or by fax at 202–586–2623, or by e-mail at Alice.Lippert@hq.doe.gov. To ensure receipt of the comments by the due date, submission by FAX or e-mail to is recommended. Alternatively, Alice Lippert may be contacted by telephone at 202–586–9600. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information should be directed to Alice Lippert using the contact information listed above. DATES: E:\FR\FM\01JYN1.SGM 01JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 127 (Tuesday, July 1, 2008)]
[Notices]
[Page 37451]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E8-14930]


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DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION


The Historically Black Colleges and Universities Capital 
Financing Advisory Board

AGENCY: Department of Education, The Historically Black Colleges and 
Universities Capital Financing Advisory Board.

ACTION: Notice of an open meeting.

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SUMMARY: This notice sets forth the schedule and proposed agenda of an 
upcoming open meeting of the Historically Black Colleges and 
Universities Capital Financing Advisory Board. The notice also 
describes the functions of the Board. Notice of this meeting is 
required by Section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act and 
is intended to notify the public of their opportunity to attend.

DATES: Friday, July 11, 2008. Time: 9 a.m.-11 a.m.

ADDRESSES: Wyndham Grand Resort, Pelican Room, 6000 Rio Mar Boulevard, 
Rio Grande, Puerto Rico 00745.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Don E. Watson, Executive Director, 
Historically Black College and University Capital Financing Program, 
1990 K Street, NW., Room 6130, Washington, DC 20006; telephone: (202) 
219-7037; fax: (202) 502-7852; e-mail: donald.watson@ed.gov.
    Individuals who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) 
may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FRS) at 1-800-877-8339, 
Monday through Friday between the hours of 8 a.m. and 8 p.m., Eastern 
Standard Time.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Historically Black College and 
University Capital Financing Advisory Board (Board) is authorized by 
Title III, Part D, Section 347 of the Higher Education Act of 1965, as 
amended in 1998 (20 U.S.C. 1066f). The Board is established within the 
Department of Education to provide advice and counsel to the Secretary 
and the designated bonding authority as to the most effective and 
efficient means of implementing construction financing on historically 
black college and university campuses and to advise Congress regarding 
the progress made in implementing the program. Specifically, the Board 
will provide advice as to the capital needs of Historically Black 
Colleges and Universities, how those needs can be met through the 
program, and what additional steps might be taken to improve the 
operation and implementation of the construction financing program.
    The purpose of this meeting is to review current program 
activities, provide guidance for 2008 activities, to make 
recommendations to the Secretary on the current capital needs of 
Historically Black Colleges and Universities, and to share additional 
steps in which the HBCU Capital Financing Program might improve its 
operation.
    Individuals who will need accommodations for a disability in order 
to attend the meeting (e.g., interpreting services, assistance 
listening devices, or materials in alternative format) should notify 
Don Watson at (202) 219-7037, no later than July 1, 2008. We will 
attempt to meet requests for accommodations after this date but cannot 
guarantee their availability. The meeting site is accessible to 
individuals with disabilities.
    An opportunity for public comment is available on Friday, July 11, 
2008 between 10:30 a.m.-11 a.m. Those members of the public interested 
in submitting written comments may do so by submitting them to the 
attention of Don E. Watson, 1990 K Street, NW., Washington, DC, by 
Monday, July 7, 2008.
    Records are kept of all Board proceedings and are available for 
public inspection at the Office of The Historically Black College and 
University Capital Financing Advisory Board (Board), 1990 K Street, 
NW., Washington, DC 20006, from the hours of 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Eastern 
Standard Time, Monday through Friday (EST).
    Electronic Access to This Document: You may view this document, as 
well as all other documents of this Department published in the Federal 
Register, in text or Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) on the 
Internet at the following site: http://www.ed.gov/news/federegister.
    To use PDF you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader, which is available 
free at this site. If you have questions about using PDF, call the U.S. 
Government Printing Office (GPO), toll free at 1-888-293-6498; or in 
the Washington, DC, area at (202) 512-1530.


    Note: The official version of this document is the document 
published in the Federal Register. Free Internet access to the 
official edition of the Federal Register and the Code of Federal 
Regulations is available on GPO Access at: http://www.gpoaccess.gov/
nara/index.html.


Sara Martinez Tucker,
Under Secretary of Education.
[FR Doc. E8-14930 Filed 6-30-08; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4000-01-P