Advisory Committee on Disability Compensation; Notice of Meeting, 67008 [E9-29951]

Download as PDF 67008 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 241 / Thursday, December 17, 2009 / Notices Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503. Celina Elphage, Treasury PRA Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. E9–30025 Filed 12–16–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–02–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Advisory Committee on Disability Compensation; Notice of Meeting wwoods2 on DSK1DXX6B1PROD with NOTICES_PART 1 The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under Public Law 92– 463 (Federal Advisory Committee Act) that the Advisory Committee on Disability Compensation will meet on January 11–12, 2010, in the Carlton Ballroom at the St. Regis, 923 16th and K Streets, NW., Washington DC, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. The meeting is open to the public. The purpose of the Committee is to advise the Secretary of Veterans Affairs VerDate Nov<24>2008 13:19 Dec 16, 2009 Jkt 220001 on the maintenance and periodic readjustment of the VA Schedule for Rating Disabilities. The Committee is to assemble and review relevant information relating to the nature and character of disabilities arising from service in the Armed Forces, provide an ongoing assessment of the effectiveness of the rating schedule and give advice on the most appropriate means of responding to the needs of veterans relating to disability compensation. On both days, the Committee will receive briefings on issues related to compensation for Veterans with serviceconnected disabilities and other Veteran benefits programs to include the Institute of Medicine Study on Reintegration of Military Personnel and the Senior Oversight Committee Programs Review Results. Time will be allocated for receiving public comments on the afternoon of January 11. Public comments will be limited to three minutes each. Individuals wishing to make oral PO 00000 Frm 00058 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 statements before the Committee will be accommodated on a first-come, firstserved basis. Individuals who speak are invited to submit 1–2 page summaries of their comments at the time of the meeting for inclusion in the official meeting record. The public may submit written statements for the Committee’s review to Ms. Ersie Farber, Designated Federal Officer, Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Benefits Administration (211A), 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420. Any member of the public wishing to attend the meeting or seeking additional information should contact Ms. Farber at (202) 461– 9728 or at Ersie.farber@va.gov. Dated: December 10, 2009. By direction of the Secretary. Vivian Drake, Acting Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. E9–29951 Filed 12–16–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P E:\FR\FM\17DEN1.SGM 17DEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS


Advisory Committee on Disability Compensation; Notice of Meeting

    The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under Public 
Law 92-463 (Federal Advisory Committee Act) that the Advisory Committee 
on Disability Compensation will meet on January 11-12, 2010, in the 
Carlton Ballroom at the St. Regis, 923 16th and K Streets, NW., 
Washington DC, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. The meeting is open 
to the public.
    The purpose of the Committee is to advise the Secretary of Veterans 
Affairs on the maintenance and periodic readjustment of the VA Schedule 
for Rating Disabilities. The Committee is to assemble and review 
relevant information relating to the nature and character of 
disabilities arising from service in the Armed Forces, provide an 
ongoing assessment of the effectiveness of the rating schedule and give 
advice on the most appropriate means of responding to the needs of 
veterans relating to disability compensation.
    On both days, the Committee will receive briefings on issues 
related to compensation for Veterans with service-connected 
disabilities and other Veteran benefits programs to include the 
Institute of Medicine Study on Reintegration of Military Personnel and 
the Senior Oversight Committee Programs Review Results.
    Time will be allocated for receiving public comments on the 
afternoon of January 11. Public comments will be limited to three 
minutes each. Individuals wishing to make oral statements before the 
Committee will be accommodated on a first-come, first-served basis. 
Individuals who speak are invited to submit 1-2 page summaries of their 
comments at the time of the meeting for inclusion in the official 
meeting record.
    The public may submit written statements for the Committee's review 
to Ms. Ersie Farber, Designated Federal Officer, Department of Veterans 
Affairs, Veterans Benefits Administration (211A), 810 Vermont Avenue, 
NW., Washington, DC 20420. Any member of the public wishing to attend 
the meeting or seeking additional information should contact Ms. Farber 
at (202) 461-9728 or at Ersie.farber@va.gov.

    Dated: December 10, 2009.

    By direction of the Secretary.
Vivian Drake,
Acting Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. E9-29951 Filed 12-16-09; 8:45 am]
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