Veterans' Rural Health Advisory Committee, Notice of Meeting, 77185-77186 [2012-31333]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 250 / Monday, December 31, 2012 / Notices Medicare tax in a prior year use Form 944–X to report those taxes and either make a payment, claim a refund, or request an abatement. Affected Public: Private Sector: Businesses or other for-profits. Estimated Total Burden Hours: 15,702,300. Dawn D. Wolfgang, Treasury PRA Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2012–31388 Filed 12–28–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization Departmental Offices, Department of Treasury. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: The Department of the Treasury, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104–13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). Currently, the Departmental Offices, OSDBU within the Department of the Treasury is soliciting comments concerning the Electronic Capability Statement (ECS). DATES: Written comments must be received on or before March 1, 2013 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to the Department of the Treasury, Departmental Offices, OSDBU, ATTN: Robin Byrd, 1500 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20220, MS: Metropolitan Square, Room 6N403, (202) 622–8213; http://www.treas.gov/ osdbu. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the form(s) and instructions should be directed to the Department of the Treasury, Departmental Offices, OSDBU, ATTN: Robin Byrd, 1500 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20220, MS: Metropolitan Square, Room 6N403, (202) 622–8213; http:// www.treas.gov/osdbu. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Electronic Capability Statement. OMB Number: 1505–0220. Abstract: The Electronic Capability Statement will be used by firms that wish to do business with the Department of the Treasury. The form mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 21:28 Dec 28, 2012 Jkt 229001 will capture key information such as NAICS, contract and subcontract award information, and past performance. The information will be stored in a database. 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All comments will become a matter of public record. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology; and (e) estimates of capital or start-up costs and costs of operation, maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information. Dated: December 26, 2012. Dawn D. Wolfgang, Treasury PRA Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2012–31385 Filed 12–28–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–25–P Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request December 21, 2012. 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[FR Doc. 2012–31237 Filed 12–28–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–25–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Veterans’ Rural Health Advisory Committee, Notice of Meeting DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY PO 00000 77185 Sfmt 4703 The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. Appt. 2, that the Veterans’ Rural Health Advisory Committee will conduct a telephone conference call meeting from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, January E:\FR\FM\31DEN1.SGM 31DEN1 77186 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 250 / Monday, December 31, 2012 / Notices mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with 29, 2013, in Room GL20 of the Office of Rural Health (ORH), 1722 I Street, NW., Washington, DC. The toll-free number for the meeting is 1–800–767–1750, and the access code is 44970#. The meeting is open to the public. The purpose of the Committee is to advise the Secretary of Veterans Affairs on health care issues affecting enrolled Veterans residing in rural areas. The Committee examines programs and policies that impact the provision of VA health care to enrolled Veterans residing in rural areas and discusses ways to improve and enhance VA services for these Veterans. The Committee will receive an update from the ORH Director; discuss VA’s response to the 2011 Annual Report; and the agenda and planning for the Committee’s upcoming May 2013 meeting in Washington, DC. A 15-minute period will be reserved at 3:15 p.m. for public comments. Individuals who wish to address the Committee are invited to submit a 1–2 page summary of their comments for inclusion in the official meeting record. Members of the public may also submit written statements for the Committee’s review to Ms. Judy Bowie, Designated Federal Officer, ORH (10P1R), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20420, or email at rural.health.inquiry@va.gov. Any member of the public seeking additional information should contact Ms. Bowie at (202) 461–7100. VerDate Mar<15>2010 21:28 Dec 28, 2012 Jkt 229001 Dated: December 22, 2012. By Direction of the Secretary. Vivian Drake, Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2012–31333 Filed 12–28–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Advisory Committee on Disability Compensation; Notice of Meeting The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. 2, that the Advisory Committee on Disability Compensation will meet on January 28–29, 2013, at the Veterans Health Administration National Conference Center, 2011 Crystal Drive, Suite 150A, Arlington, Virginia. The sessions will begin at 8:30 a.m. each day and end at 4 p.m. on January 28 and at 2 p.m. on January 29. 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 during 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 PO 00000 Frm 00184 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 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 Nancy Copeland, Acting Designated Federal Officer, Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Benefits Administration, Compensation Service, Regulation Staff (211D), 810 Vermont Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20420 or email at nancy.copeland@va.gov. Any member of the public wishing to attend the meeting or seeking additional information should contact Mrs. Copeland at (202) 461–9685. Dated: December 22, 2012. By Direction of the Secretary. Vivian Drake, Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2012–31334 Filed 12–28–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P E:\FR\FM\31DEN1.SGM 31DEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS


Veterans' Rural Health Advisory Committee, Notice of Meeting

    The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under the 
Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. Appt. 2, that the Veterans' 
Rural Health Advisory Committee will conduct a telephone conference 
call meeting from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, January

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29, 2013, in Room GL20 of the Office of Rural Health (ORH), 1722 I 
Street, NW., Washington, DC. The toll-free number for the meeting is 1-
800-767-1750, and the access code is 44970. The meeting is 
open to the public.
    The purpose of the Committee is to advise the Secretary of Veterans 
Affairs on health care issues affecting enrolled Veterans residing in 
rural areas. The Committee examines programs and policies that impact 
the provision of VA health care to enrolled Veterans residing in rural 
areas and discusses ways to improve and enhance VA services for these 
Veterans.
    The Committee will receive an update from the ORH Director; discuss 
VA's response to the 2011 Annual Report; and the agenda and planning 
for the Committee's upcoming May 2013 meeting in Washington, DC.
    A 15-minute period will be reserved at 3:15 p.m. for public 
comments. Individuals who wish to address the Committee are invited to 
submit a 1-2 page summary of their comments for inclusion in the 
official meeting record. Members of the public may also submit written 
statements for the Committee's review to Ms. Judy Bowie, Designated 
Federal Officer, ORH (10P1R), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 
Vermont Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20420, or email at 
rural.health.inquiry@va.gov. Any member of the public seeking 
additional information should contact Ms. Bowie at (202) 461-7100.

    Dated: December 22, 2012.

    By Direction of the Secretary.
Vivian Drake,
Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 2012-31333 Filed 12-28-12; 8:45 am]
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