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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Bureau of Industry and Security


Sensors and Instrumentation Technical Advisory Committee; Notice 
of Partially Closed Meeting; Rescheduled

    The Sensors and Instrumentation Technical Advisory Committee 
(SITAC) will meet on November 8, 2012, 9:30 a.m., in the Herbert C. 
Hoover Building, Room 6087B, 14th Street between Constitution and 
Pennsylvania Avenues NW., Washington, DC. The Committee advises the 
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Export Administration on 
technical questions that affect the level of export controls applicable 
to sensors

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and instrumentation equipment and technology.

Agenda

Public Session

    1. Welcome and Introductions.
    2. Remarks from the Bureau of Industry and Security Management.
    3. Industry Presentations.
    4. New Business.

Closed Session

    5. Discussion of matters determined to be exempt from the 
provisions relating to public meetings found in 5 U.S.C. app. 2 
10(a)(1) and 10(a)(3).
    The open session will be accessible via teleconference to 20 
participants on a first come, first serve basis. To join the 
conference, submit inquiries to Ms. Yvette Springer at 
Yvette.Springer@bis.doc.gov no later than October 23, 2012.
    A limited number of seats will be available during the public 
session of the meeting. Reservations are not accepted. To the extent 
that time permits, members of the public may present oral statements to 
the Committee. The public may submit written statements at any time 
before or after the meeting. However, to facilitate distribution of 
public presentation materials to the Committee members, the Committee 
suggests that the materials be forwarded before the meeting to Ms. 
Springer.
    The Assistant Secretary for Administration, with the concurrence of 
the General Counsel, formally determined on September 27, 2011 pursuant 
to Section 10(d) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended (5 
U.S.C. app. 2 10(d), that the portion of this meeting dealing with pre-
decisional changes to the Commerce Control List and U.S. export control 
policies shall be exempt from the provisions relating to public 
meetings found in 5 U.S.C. app. 2 10(a)(1) and 10(a)(3). The remaining 
portions of the meeting will be open to the public.
    For more information contact Yvette Springer on (202) 482-2813.

     Dated: October 29, 2012.
Teresa Telesco,
Assistant Committee Liaison Officer.
[FR Doc. 2012-26871 Filed 11-1-12; 8:45 am]
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