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Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 2 / Tuesday, January 4, 2011 / Notices Authority: Section 1420 of the Safe Drinking Water Act, as amended (1996), and 40 CFR Part 142 of the National Primary Drinking Water Regulations. Dated: December 22, 2010. Dennis J. McLerran, Regional Administrator, Region 10. [FR Doc. 2010–33192 Filed 1–3–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES (HHS) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Office of State, Tribal, Local and Territorial Support (OSTLTS) jlentini on DSKJ8SOYB1PROD with NOTICES In accordance with Presidential Executive Order No. 13175, November 6, 2000, and the Presidential Memorandum of November 5, 2009 and September 23, 2004, Consultation and Coordination with Indian Tribal Governments, CDC, OSTLTS announces the following meeting and Tribal Consultation Session: Name: Tribal Consultation Advisory Committee (TCAC) Meeting and 6th Biannual Tribal Consultation Session Times and Dates: 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m., February 1–2, 2011 (TCAC Meeting) 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m., February 3, 2011 (6th Biannual Tribal Consultation Session) Place: CDC, 1600 Clifton Road, NE., Building 21, Atlanta, Georgia 30333. Status: The TCAC meeting is open to the public. Attendance at the Tribal Consultation meeting is by special invitation to the American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) Tribal Leaders from across the nation. Visitors must be processed in accordance with established federal policies and procedures. All visitors are required to present a valid form of picture identification issued by a state or federal government. The meeting room accommodates approximately 100 people. Purpose: CDC released their Tribal Consultation Policy in October of 2005 with the primary purpose of providing guidance across the agency to work effectively with AI/ AN tribes, communities, and organizations to enhance AI/AN access to CDC resources and programs. In November of 2006, an Agency Advisory Committee (CDC/Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry Tribal Consultation Advisory Committee—TCAC) was established to provide a complementary venue wherein tribal representatives and CDC staff have the opportunity to exchange information about public health issues in Indian Country, identifying urgent public health needs in AI/AN communities, and discuss collaborative approaches to these issues and needs. Within the CDC Consultation Policy, it is stated that CDC will conduct government-to-government consultation with elected tribal officials or VerDate Mar<15>2010 14:35 Jan 03, 2011 Jkt 223001 their designated representatives and also confer with AI/AN organizations and AI/AN urban and rural communities before taking actions and or making decisions that affect them. Consultation is designed to be an enhanced form of communication that emphasizes trust, respect, and shared responsibility. It is an open and free exchange of information and opinion among parties that leads to mutual understanding and comprehension. CDC believes that consultation is integral to a deliberative process that results in effective collaboration and informed decision making with the ultimate goal of reaching consensus on issues. Although formal responsibility for the agency’s overall government-to-government consultation activities rests within the OSTLTS, leadership of other CDC Centers, Institutes and Offices shall actively participate in TCAC meetings and HHSsponsored regional and national tribal consultation sessions as frequently as possible. Matters to be Discussed: The TCAC will convene their advisory committee meeting with discussions and presentations by various CDC senior leaders on activities and areas identified by TCAC members and other tribal leaders as priority public health issues. The Biannual Tribal Consultation Session will engage CDC Senior leadership from the Office of the Director and various CDC Centers, Institutes and Offices. Opportunities will be provided during the consultation session for tribal testimony. Tribal Leaders are encouraged to submit written testimony by close of business on January 15, 2011, to the contact person listed below. It may be necessary to limit the time of each presenter due to the availability of time. The agenda is subject to change as priorities dictate. Information on previous TCAC and Tribal Consultation meetings is available at web link http://www.cdc.gov/ostlts/ tribal_public_health/index.html. Contact Person for More Information: Kimberly Cantrell, Senior Tribal Liaison for Policy and Evaluation, OSTLTS, CDC, 4770 Buford Highway, MS E–19, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, telephone (404) 498–0411, e-mail: KLW6@cdc.gov. The Director, Management Analysis and Services Office has been delegated the authority to sign Federal Register notices pertaining to announcements of meetings and other committee management activities, for both the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry. Dated: December 27, 2010. Andre Tyler, Acting Director, Management Analysis and Services Office Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. [FR Doc. 2010–33126 Filed 1–3–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4163–18–P PO 00000 Frm 00056 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 367 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Disease, Disability, and Injury Prevention and Control Special Emphasis Panel (SEP): Minority HIV/ AIDS Research Initiative (MARI) To Build Capacity in Black and Hispanic Communities and Among Black and Hispanic Researchers To Conduct HIV/ AIDS Epidemiologic and Prevention Research, Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA), PS11–003, Initial Review In accordance with Section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92–463), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announces the aforementioned meeting: Times and Dates: 8 a.m.–5 p.m., March 14, 2011 (Closed) 8 a.m.–5 p.m., March 15, 2011 (Closed) Place: Sheraton Gateway Hotel Atlanta Airport, 1900 Sullivan Road, Atlanta, Georgia 30337, Telephone: (770)997–1100. Status: The meeting will be closed to the public in accordance with provisions set forth in Section 552b(c) (4) and (6), Title 5 U.S.C., and the Determination of the Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, CDC, pursuant to Public Law 92– 463. Matters to be Discussed: The meeting will include the initial review, discussion, and evaluation of applications received in response to ‘‘Minority HIV/AIDS Research Initiative (MARI) to Build Capacity in Black and Hispanic Communities and Among Black and Hispanic Researchers to Conduct HIV/AIDS Epidemiologic and Prevention Research, FOA PS11–003, initial review.’’ Contact Person for More Information: Amy Yang, Ph.D., Scientific Review Officer, CDC, 1600 Clifton Road, NE., Mailstop E60, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, Telephone: (404) 498–2733. 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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES (HHS)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)


Office of State, Tribal, Local and Territorial Support (OSTLTS)

    In accordance with Presidential Executive Order No. 13175, November 
6, 2000, and the Presidential Memorandum of November 5, 2009 and 
September 23, 2004, Consultation and Coordination with Indian Tribal 
Governments, CDC, OSTLTS announces the following meeting and Tribal 
Consultation Session:

    Name: Tribal Consultation Advisory Committee (TCAC) Meeting and 
6th Biannual Tribal Consultation Session
    Times and Dates:

8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., February 1-2, 2011 (TCAC Meeting)
8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., February 3, 2011 (6th Biannual Tribal Consultation 
Session)

    Place: CDC, 1600 Clifton Road, NE., Building 21, Atlanta, 
Georgia 30333.
    Status: The TCAC meeting is open to the public. Attendance at 
the Tribal Consultation meeting is by special invitation to the 
American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) Tribal Leaders from across the 
nation. Visitors must be processed in accordance with established 
federal policies and procedures. All visitors are required to 
present a valid form of picture identification issued by a state or 
federal government. The meeting room accommodates approximately 100 
people.
    Purpose: CDC released their Tribal Consultation Policy in 
October of 2005 with the primary purpose of providing guidance 
across the agency to work effectively with AI/AN tribes, 
communities, and organizations to enhance AI/AN access to CDC 
resources and programs. In November of 2006, an Agency Advisory 
Committee (CDC/Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry 
Tribal Consultation Advisory Committee--TCAC) was established to 
provide a complementary venue wherein tribal representatives and CDC 
staff have the opportunity to exchange information about public 
health issues in Indian Country, identifying urgent public health 
needs in AI/AN communities, and discuss collaborative approaches to 
these issues and needs. Within the CDC Consultation Policy, it is 
stated that CDC will conduct government-to-government consultation 
with elected tribal officials or their designated representatives 
and also confer with AI/AN organizations and AI/AN urban and rural 
communities before taking actions and or making decisions that 
affect them. Consultation is designed to be an enhanced form of 
communication that emphasizes trust, respect, and shared 
responsibility. It is an open and free exchange of information and 
opinion among parties that leads to mutual understanding and 
comprehension. CDC believes that consultation is integral to a 
deliberative process that results in effective collaboration and 
informed decision making with the ultimate goal of reaching 
consensus on issues. Although formal responsibility for the agency's 
overall government-to-government consultation activities rests 
within the OSTLTS, leadership of other CDC Centers, Institutes and 
Offices shall actively participate in TCAC meetings and HHS-
sponsored regional and national tribal consultation sessions as 
frequently as possible.
    Matters to be Discussed: The TCAC will convene their advisory 
committee meeting with discussions and presentations by various CDC 
senior leaders on activities and areas identified by TCAC members 
and other tribal leaders as priority public health issues. The 
Biannual Tribal Consultation Session will engage CDC Senior 
leadership from the Office of the Director and various CDC Centers, 
Institutes and Offices. Opportunities will be provided during the 
consultation session for tribal testimony. Tribal Leaders are 
encouraged to submit written testimony by close of business on 
January 15, 2011, to the contact person listed below.
    It may be necessary to limit the time of each presenter due to 
the availability of time.
    The agenda is subject to change as priorities dictate.
    Information on previous TCAC and Tribal Consultation meetings is 
available at web link http://www.cdc.gov/ostlts/tribal_public_health/index.html.
    Contact Person for More Information: Kimberly Cantrell, Senior 
Tribal Liaison for Policy and Evaluation, OSTLTS, CDC, 4770 Buford 
Highway, MS E-19, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, telephone (404) 498-0411, 
e-mail: KLW6@cdc.gov.
    The Director, Management Analysis and Services Office has been 
delegated the authority to sign Federal Register notices pertaining 
to announcements of meetings and other committee management 
activities, for both the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 
and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry.

    Dated: December 27, 2010.
Andre Tyler,
Acting Director, Management Analysis and Services Office Centers for 
Disease Control and Prevention.
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