Data Users Advisory Committee; Notice of Meeting and Agenda, 61386 [2011-25402]

Download as PDF 61386 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 192 / Tuesday, October 4, 2011 / Notices regs/eo13126/main.htm or can be obtained from: OCFT, Bureau of International Labor Affairs, Room S– 5317, U.S. Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20210; telephone: (202) 693–4843; fax (202) 693–4830. III. Definitions Under Section 6(c) of EO 13126: ‘‘Forced or indentured child labor’’ means all work or service— (1) exacted from any person under the age of 18 under the menace of any penalty for its nonperformance and for which the worker does not offer himself voluntarily; or (2) performed by any person under the age of 18 pursuant to a contract the enforcement of which can be accomplished by process or penalties. Signed at Washington, DC, this 19th day of September, 2011. Carol Pier, Associate Deputy Undersecretary, Bureau of International Labor Affairs. 1 p.m. Discuss initiative, Competitiveness measures in the International Price Program. 2 p.m. Request for DUAC suggestions for improving Data Access/Query Tools and Output Formats on the BLS Web site. 3 p.m. Discuss initiative, Consolidating BLS Publications. 4 p.m. Request for DUAC suggestions for reaching targeted industries with low data collection response rates. 5 p.m. Wrap-up. The meeting is open to the public. Any questions concerning the meeting should be directed to Kathy Mele, Data Users Advisory Committee, on 202– 691–6102. Individuals who require special accommodations should contact Ms. Mele at least two days prior to the meeting date. Kimberley D. Hill, Chief, Division of Management Systems, Bureau of Labor Statistics. 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The meeting will be held in Meeting Rooms 1, 2, and 3 of the Postal Square Building Conference Center. The schedule and agenda for the meeting are as follows: 8:30 a.m. Registration. 8:45 a.m. Introductions and Welcome. 9 a.m. Commissioner’s Introduction. 9:45 a.m. Follow-up from Past Recommendations. 10:45 a.m. Discuss initiative, Current Employment Statistics data by size class. VerDate Mar<15>2010 15:03 Oct 03, 2011 Jkt 226001 Report on the Criteria and Methodology for Determining the Eligibility of Candidate Countries for Millennium Challenge Account Assistance in Fiscal Year 2011 Millennium Challenge Corporation. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: This report to Congress is provided in accordance with Section 608(b) of the Millennium Challenge Act of 2003, as amended, 22 U.S.C. 7707(b) (the ‘‘Act’’). SUMMARY: Dated: September 29, 2011. Melvin F. Williams, Jr., VP/General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Millennium Challenge Corporation. Report on the Criteria and Methodology for Determining the Eligibility of Candidate Countries for Millennium Challenge Account Assistance in Fiscal Year 2012 Summary This report to Congress is provided in accordance with section 608(b) of the Millennium Challenge Act of 2003, as amended, 22 U.S.C. 7707(b) (the ‘‘Act’’). The Act authorizes the provision of Millennium Challenge Account (‘‘MCA’’) assistance to countries that enter into a Millennium Challenge Compact with the United States to PO 00000 Frm 00047 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 support policies and programs that advance the prospects of such countries achieving lasting economic growth and poverty reduction. 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This report also identifies countries that would be candidate countries but for specified legal prohibitions on assistance (section 608(a) of the Act; 22 U.S.C. § 7707(a)); The criteria and methodology that MCC’s Board of Directors (‘‘the Board’’) will use to measure and evaluate the policy performance of the candidate countries consistent with the requirements of section 607 of the Act (22 U.S.C. 7706) in order to determine ‘‘MCA eligible countries’’ from among the ‘‘candidate countries’’ (section 608(b) of the Act); and The list of countries determined by the Board to be ‘‘MCA eligible countries’’ for FY12, with justification for eligibility determination and selection for compact negotiation, including which of the MCA eligible countries the Board will seek to enter into MCA compacts (section 608(d) of the Act). This report sets out the criteria and methodology to be applied in determining eligibility for FY12 MCA assistance. 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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Bureau of Labor Statistics


Data Users Advisory Committee; Notice of Meeting and Agenda

    The Bureau of Labor Statistics Data Users Advisory Committee will 
meet on Tuesday, October 25, 2011. The meeting will be held in the 
Postal Square Building, 2 Massachusetts Avenue, NE., Washington, DC.
    The Committee provides advice to the Bureau of Labor Statistics 
from the points of view of data users from various sectors of the U.S. 
economy, including the labor, business, research, academic, and 
government communities, on technical matters related to the collection, 
analysis, dissemination, and use of the Bureau's statistics, on its 
published reports, and on the broader aspects of its overall mission 
and function.
    The meeting will be held in Meeting Rooms 1, 2, and 3 of the Postal 
Square Building Conference Center. The schedule and agenda for the 
meeting are as follows:
    8:30 a.m. Registration.
    8:45 a.m. Introductions and Welcome.
    9 a.m. Commissioner's Introduction.
    9:45 a.m. Follow-up from Past Recommendations.
    10:45 a.m. Discuss initiative, Current Employment Statistics data 
by size class.
    1 p.m. Discuss initiative, Competitiveness measures in the 
International Price Program.
    2 p.m. Request for DUAC suggestions for improving Data Access/Query 
Tools and Output Formats on the BLS Web site.
    3 p.m. Discuss initiative, Consolidating BLS Publications.
    4 p.m. Request for DUAC suggestions for reaching targeted 
industries with low data collection response rates.
    5 p.m. Wrap-up.
    The meeting is open to the public. Any questions concerning the 
meeting should be directed to Kathy Mele, Data Users Advisory 
Committee, on 202-691-6102. Individuals who require special 
accommodations should contact Ms. Mele at least two days prior to the 
meeting date.

Kimberley D. Hill,
Chief, Division of Management Systems, Bureau of Labor Statistics.
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