Notice of Meeting; National Commission on Children and Disasters, 40208 [E9-19157]

Download as PDF 40208 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 153 / Tuesday, August 11, 2009 / Notices (National Institutes of Health), Center for Biologics, Evaluation and Research (Food and Drug Administration), a discussion on causation, and an update from the IOM on the project to review adverse effects of vaccines. Agenda items are subject to change as priorities dictate. Public Comments: Persons interested in providing an oral presentation should submit a written request, along with a copy of their presentation to: Kay Cook, DVIC, Healthcare Systems Bureau (HSB), Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Room 11C– 26, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, Maryland 20857 or e-mail: kcook@hrsa.gov. Requests should contain the name, address, telephone number, and any business or professional affiliation of the person desiring to make an oral presentation. Groups having similar interests are requested to combine their comments and present them through a single representative. The allocation of time may be adjusted to accommodate the level of expressed interest. DVIC will notify each presenter by mail or telephone of their assigned presentation time. Persons who do not file an advance request for a presentation, but desire to make an oral statement, may announce it at the time of the comment period. These persons will be allocated time as it permits. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Anyone requiring information regarding the ACCV should contact Kay Cook, DVIC, HSB, HRSA, Room 11C–26, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, MD 20857; telephone (301) 443–6593 or e-mail: kcook@hrsa.gov. Dated: August 4, 2009. Alexandra Huttinger, Director, Division of Policy Review and Coordination. [FR Doc. E9–19109 Filed 8–10–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4165–15–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Administration for Children and Families Notice of Meeting; National Commission on Children and Disasters sroberts on DSKD5P82C1PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: Administration for Children and Families, Department of Health and Human Services. ACTION: Notice of meeting. DATES: The meeting will be held on Tuesday, September 15, 2009, from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Administration for Children and Families, 901 D Street, SW., Washington, DC 20024. To attend either in person or via teleconference, please register by 5 p.m., Eastern Time, September 11, 2009. To register, please e-mail capelt@acf.hhs.gov with ‘‘Meeting Registration’’ in the subject VerDate Nov<24>2008 20:51 Aug 10, 2009 Jkt 217001 line, or call (202) 205–9560. Registration must include your name, affiliation, and phone number. If you require a signlanguage interpreter or other special assistance, please call Carol Apelt at (202) 205–4618 as soon as possible and no later than 5 p.m., Eastern Time, September 1, 2009. Agenda: The Commission will hear reports from four subcommittees: (1) Pediatric Medical Care Subcommittee; (2) Education, Child Welfare, and Juvenile Justice Subcommittee; (3) Evacuation, Transportation and Housing Subcommittee; and (4) Human Services Recovery Subcommittee. The Commission will also deliberate and vote on its Interim Report to the President and Congress. Written comments may be submitted electronically to roberta.lavin@acf.hhs.gov with ‘‘Public Comment’’ in the subject line. The Commission recommends that you include your name, mailing address and an email address or other contact information in the body of your comment. This ensures that you can be identified as the submitter of the comment, and it allows the Commission to contact you if further information on the substance of your comment is needed or if your comment cannot be read due to technical difficulties. The Commission’s policy is that the Commission will not edit your comment, and any identifying or contact information provided in the body of a comment will be included as part of the comment placed in the official record. The Commission will provide an opportunity for public comments during the public meeting on September 15, 2009. Those wishing to speak will be limited to three minutes each; speakers are encouraged to submit their remarks in writing in advance to ensure their comment is received in case there is inadequate time for all comments to be heard on September 15, 2009. Additional Information: Contact Roberta Lavin, Office of Human Services Emergency Preparedness and Response, e-mail roberta.lavin@acf.hhs.gov or phone (202) 401–9306. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The National Commission on Children and Disasters is an independent Commission that shall conduct a comprehensive study to examine and assess the needs of children as they relate to preparation for, response to, and recovery from all hazards, building upon the evaluations of other entities and avoiding unnecessary duplication by reviewing the findings, conclusions, and recommendations of these entities. The Commission shall then submit a report PO 00000 Frm 00054 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 to the President and Congress on the Commission’s independent and specific findings, conclusions, and recommendations to address the needs of children as they relate to preparation for, response to, and recovery from all hazards, including major disasters and emergencies. Dated: August 3, 2009. David A. Hansell, Acting Assistant Secretary for Children and Families. [FR Doc. E9–19157 Filed 8–10–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4184–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Health Resources and Services Administration Advisory Council on Blood Stem Cell Transplantation; Notice of Meeting In accordance with section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92–463), notice is hereby given of the following meeting: Name: Advisory Council on Blood Stem Cell Transplantation. Date and Times: September 21, 2009, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Place: Hyatt Regency Bethesda, One Bethesda Metro Center, Bethesda, Maryland 20814. Status: The meeting will be open to the public. Purpose: Pursuant to Public Law 109–129, 42 U.S.C. 274k (section 379 of the Public Health Service Act, as amended) the Advisory Council on Blood Stem Cell Transplantation (ACBSCT) advises the Secretary of HHS and the Administrator, HRSA, on matters related to the activities of the C.W. Bill Young Cell Transplantation Program (Program) and the National Cord Blood Inventory (NCBI) Program. Agenda: The Council will hear reports from three ACBSCT Work Groups: Informed Consent, Access to Transplantation, and Cord Blood Collections. The Council also will hear presentations and discussions on the following topics: Induced pluripotent stem cells and adult stem cells, National Marrow Donor Program Infrastructure Summit, Radiation Injury Treatment Network, and trends in post-transplant survival. Agenda items are subject to change as priorities indicate. After the presentations and Council discussions, members of the public will have an opportunity to provide comments. Because of the Council’s full agenda and the timeframe in which to cover the agenda topics, public comment will be limited. All public comments will be included in the record of the ACBSCT meeting. Meeting summary notes will be made available on the HRSA’s Program Web site at http://bloodcell. transplant.hrsa.gov/ABOUT/Advisory_ Council/index.html. E:\FR\FM\11AUN1.SGM 11AUN1

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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Administration for Children and Families


Notice of Meeting; National Commission on Children and Disasters

AGENCY: Administration for Children and Families, Department of Health 
and Human Services.

ACTION: Notice of meeting.

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DATES: The meeting will be held on Tuesday, September 15, 2009, from 
9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Administration for Children 
and Families, 901 D Street, SW., Washington, DC 20024. To attend either 
in person or via teleconference, please register by 5 p.m., Eastern 
Time, September 11, 2009. To register, please e-mail capelt@acf.hhs.gov 
with ``Meeting Registration'' in the subject line, or call (202) 205-
9560. Registration must include your name, affiliation, and phone 
number. If you require a sign-language interpreter or other special 
assistance, please call Carol Apelt at (202) 205-4618 as soon as 
possible and no later than 5 p.m., Eastern Time, September 1, 2009.
    Agenda: The Commission will hear reports from four subcommittees: 
(1) Pediatric Medical Care Subcommittee; (2) Education, Child Welfare, 
and Juvenile Justice Subcommittee; (3) Evacuation, Transportation and 
Housing Subcommittee; and (4) Human Services Recovery Subcommittee. The 
Commission will also deliberate and vote on its Interim Report to the 
President and Congress.
    Written comments may be submitted electronically to 
roberta.lavin@acf.hhs.gov with ``Public Comment'' in the subject line. 
The Commission recommends that you include your name, mailing address 
and an email address or other contact information in the body of your 
comment. This ensures that you can be identified as the submitter of 
the comment, and it allows the Commission to contact you if further 
information on the substance of your comment is needed or if your 
comment cannot be read due to technical difficulties. The Commission's 
policy is that the Commission will not edit your comment, and any 
identifying or contact information provided in the body of a comment 
will be included as part of the comment placed in the official record.
    The Commission will provide an opportunity for public comments 
during the public meeting on September 15, 2009. Those wishing to speak 
will be limited to three minutes each; speakers are encouraged to 
submit their remarks in writing in advance to ensure their comment is 
received in case there is inadequate time for all comments to be heard 
on September 15, 2009.
    Additional Information: Contact Roberta Lavin, Office of Human 
Services Emergency Preparedness and Response, e-mail 
roberta.lavin@acf.hhs.gov or phone (202) 401-9306.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The National Commission on Children and 
Disasters is an independent Commission that shall conduct a 
comprehensive study to examine and assess the needs of children as they 
relate to preparation for, response to, and recovery from all hazards, 
building upon the evaluations of other entities and avoiding 
unnecessary duplication by reviewing the findings, conclusions, and 
recommendations of these entities. The Commission shall then submit a 
report to the President and Congress on the Commission's independent 
and specific findings, conclusions, and recommendations to address the 
needs of children as they relate to preparation for, response to, and 
recovery from all hazards, including major disasters and emergencies.

     Dated: August 3, 2009.
David A. Hansell,
Acting Assistant Secretary for Children and Families.
[FR Doc. E9-19157 Filed 8-10-09; 8:45 am]
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