Advisory Committee on Disability Compensation; Notice of Meeting, 17999 [2011-7588]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 62 / Thursday, March 31, 2011 / Notices subject of FR Doc. 2011– 4996, is corrected as follows: 1. On page 12415, column 1, in the document heading, the language ‘‘Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Notice 2007–100’’ is corrected to read ‘‘Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Notice 2008–113’’. 2. On page 12415, column 1, under the caption SUMMARY:, line 13, the language ‘‘2007–100, Transition Relief and’’ is corrected to read ‘‘2008–113, Transition Relief and’’. 3. On page 12415, column 1, under the caption DATES:, line 2, the language ‘‘received on or before April 8, 2008 to’’ is corrected to read ‘‘received on or before May 6, 2011 to’’. 4. On page 12415, column 1, under the caption SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:, line 7, the language ‘‘Notice Number: Notice 2007–100.’’ is corrected to read ‘‘Notice Number: Notice 2008–113.’’. LaNita Van Dyke, Chief, Publications and Regulations Branch, Legal Processing Division, Associate Chief Counsel (Procedure and Administration). [FR Doc. 2011–7552 Filed 3–30–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Advisory Committee on Disability Compensation; Notice of Meeting wwoods2 on DSK1DXX6B1PROD 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 April 18–19, 2011, at the St. 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 VerDate Mar<15>2010 11:23 Mar 31, 2011 Jkt 223001 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. Time will be allocated for receiving public comments in the afternoon. 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, 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 Dr. Corina Negrescu, Designated Federal Officer, Department of Veterans Affairs, 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. Corina Negrescu at (202) 461–9752. Dated: March 28, 2011. By Direction of the Secretary. William F. Russo, Director of Regulations Management, Office of General Counsel. [FR Doc. 2011–7588 Filed 3–30–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Geriatrics and Gerontology Advisory Committee; Notice of Meeting The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under Public Law 92– 463 (Federal Advisory Committee Act) that a meeting of the Geriatrics and Gerontology Advisory Committee will be held on April 14–15, 2011, in Room 250, Department of Veterans Affairs, PO 00000 Frm 00183 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 17999 1575 Eye Street, NW., Washington, DC. On April 14, the session will begin at 8:30 a.m. and end at 5 p.m. On April 15, the session will begin at 8 a.m. and end at 12 noon. This meeting is open to the public. The purpose of the Committee is to provide advice to the Secretary of Veterans Affairs and the Under Secretary for Health on all matters pertaining to geriatrics and gerontology. The Committee assesses the capability of VA health care facilities and programs to meet the medical, psychological, and social needs of older Veterans and evaluates VA programs designated as Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Centers. The meeting will feature presentations and discussions on VA’s geriatrics and extended care programs, aging research activities, update on VA’s employee staff working in the area of geriatrics (to include training, recruitment and retention approaches), Veterans Health Administration (VHA) strategic planning activities in geriatrics and extended care, recent VHA efforts regarding dementia and program advances in palliative care, and performance and oversight of the VA Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Centers. No time will be allocated at this meeting for receiving oral presentations from the public. Interested parties should provide written comments for review by the Committee to Mrs. Marcia Holt-Delaney, Program Analyst, Office of Geriatrics and Extended Care (114), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420. Individuals who wish to attend the meeting should contact Mrs. HoltDelaney at (202) 461–6769 or e-mail at Marcia.Holt-Delaney@va.gov. Dated: March 28, 2011. By direction of the Secretary. William F. Russo, Director of Regulations Management, Office of General Counsel. [FR Doc. 2011–7589 Filed 3–30–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P E:\FR\FM\31MR1.SGM 31MR1

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[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 62 (Thursday, March 31, 2011)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-7588]


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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 April 18-19, 2011, at the St. 
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. Time will be allocated for receiving public 
comments in the afternoon. 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, 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. Corina 
Negrescu at (202) 461-9752.

    Dated: March 28, 2011.

    By Direction of the Secretary.
William F. Russo,
Director of Regulations Management, Office of General Counsel.
[FR Doc. 2011-7588 Filed 3-30-11; 8:45 am]
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