Advisory Committee on Disability Compensation; Notice of Meeting, 11855 [2011-4768]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 42 / Thursday, March 3, 2011 / Notices Authority: 49 U.S.C. 60118 (c)(1) and 49 CFR 1.53. Issued in Washington, DC, on February 24, 2011. Jeffrey D. Wiese, Associate Administrator for Pipeline Safety. [FR Doc. 2011–4708 Filed 3–2–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–60–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Advisory Committee on Disability Compensation; Notice of Meeting srobinson on DSKHWCL6B1PROD with NOTICES 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 March 21–22, 2011, at the Saint Regis Hotel, 923 16th Street, NW., Washington, DC, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. The meeting is open to the public. VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:47 Mar 02, 2011 Jkt 223001 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. The Committee will receive briefings on issues related to compensation for Veterans with service-connected disabilities and other VA benefits programs. Public comments will be received at 3 p.m. each day. 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 PO 00000 Frm 00105 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 11855 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 Dr. Corina Negrescu, Designated Federal Officer, Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Benefits Administration, Compensation and Pension Service, Regulation Staff (211D), 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420 or e-mail at Corina.Negrescu@va.gov. Any member of the public wishing to attend the meeting or seeking additional information should contact Dr. Negrescu at (202) 461–9752. Dated: February 28, 2011. By Direction of the Secretary. William F. Russo, Director of Regulations Management, Office of the General Counsel. [FR Doc. 2011–4768 Filed 3–2–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P E:\FR\FM\03MRN1.SGM 03MRN1

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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 March 21-22, 2011, at the Saint 
Regis Hotel, 923 16th Street, NW., Washington, DC, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 
p.m. 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.
    The Committee will receive briefings on issues related to 
compensation for Veterans with service-connected disabilities and other 
VA benefits programs. Public comments will be received at 3 p.m. each 
day. 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 Dr. Corina Negrescu, Designated Federal Officer, Department of 
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Benefits Administration, Compensation and 
Pension Service, Regulation Staff (211D), 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., 
Washington, DC 20420 or e-mail at Corina.Negrescu@va.gov. Any member of 
the public wishing to attend the meeting or seeking additional 
information should contact Dr. Negrescu at (202) 461-9752.

    Dated: February 28, 2011.

    By Direction of the Secretary.
William F. Russo,
Director of Regulations Management, Office of the General Counsel.
[FR Doc. 2011-4768 Filed 3-2-11; 8:45 am]
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