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The purpose of the Committee is to review the post-war readjustment needs of combat Veterans and to evaluate the availability and effectiveness of VA programs to meet these needs. On February 6, the Committee will be briefed by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs on current directions and priorities for serving the Nation’s war Veterans. The Committee will also hear PO 00000 Frm 00054 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 1673 from the Principal Deputy Under Secretary for Health on new directions of care in Veterans Health Administration (VHA) and the coordination of VA healthcare with readjustment counseling. Also on this date the Committee will receive briefings from key program officials in Veterans Health Administration (VHA) and Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) regarding programs of specific value to the psychological, social and economic readjustment of combat Veterans. On February 7, the Committee will receive updates on the current activities of the Readjustment Counseling Service Vet Center program to include the full scope of outreach and readjustment counseling services provided to combat Veterans. The briefing will also focus on the coordination of Vet Center services with VHA healthcare and mental health and VBA benefits programs. The Committee will also receive briefings on new legislative authorities extending Vet Center readjustment services to new eligible Veteran populations. The agenda will conclude with a Committee strategic planning session for developing the annual Committee Report. No time will be allocated at this meeting for receiving oral presentations from the public. However, members of the public may direct written questions or submit prepared statements for review by the Committee in advance of the meeting to Mr. Charles M. Flora, M.S.W., Designated Federal Officer, Readjustment Counseling Service (15), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420. Because the meeting will be in a Government building, anyone attending must be prepared to show a valid ID for checking in. Please allow 15 minutes before the meeting begins for this process. Those who plan to attend or have questions concerning the meeting may contact Mr. Flora at (202) 461–6525 or charles.flora@va.gov. Dated: January 6, 2014. Jeffrey M. Martin, Office Manager, Regulation Policy and Management, Office of the General Counsel. [FR Doc. 2014–00155 Filed 1–8–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P E:\FR\FM\09JAN1.SGM 09JAN1

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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS


Advisory Committee on the Readjustment of Veterans; 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 
Advisory Committee on the Readjustment of Veterans will be held 
Thursday, February 6 through Friday, February 7, 2014. The meeting will 
be conducted at the Department of Veterans Affairs Central Office, 810 
Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420. The agenda for both days will 
begin at 8 a.m. and end at 4:30 p.m. The meeting on both days is open 
to the public.
    The purpose of the Committee is to review the post-war readjustment 
needs of combat Veterans and to evaluate the availability and 
effectiveness of VA programs to meet these needs.
    On February 6, the Committee will be briefed by the Secretary of 
Veterans Affairs on current directions and priorities for serving the 
Nation's war Veterans. The Committee will also hear from the Principal 
Deputy Under Secretary for Health on new directions of care in Veterans 
Health Administration (VHA) and the coordination of VA healthcare with 
readjustment counseling.
    Also on this date the Committee will receive briefings from key 
program officials in Veterans Health Administration (VHA) and Veterans 
Benefits Administration (VBA) regarding programs of specific value to 
the psychological, social and economic readjustment of combat Veterans.
    On February 7, the Committee will receive updates on the current 
activities of the Readjustment Counseling Service Vet Center program to 
include the full scope of outreach and readjustment counseling services 
provided to combat Veterans. The briefing will also focus on the 
coordination of Vet Center services with VHA healthcare and mental 
health and VBA benefits programs. The Committee will also receive 
briefings on new legislative authorities extending Vet Center 
readjustment services to new eligible Veteran populations. The agenda 
will conclude with a Committee strategic planning session for 
developing the annual Committee Report.
    No time will be allocated at this meeting for receiving oral 
presentations from the public. However, members of the public may 
direct written questions or submit prepared statements for review by 
the Committee in advance of the meeting to Mr. Charles M. Flora, 
M.S.W., Designated Federal Officer, Readjustment Counseling Service 
(15), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., 
Washington, DC 20420. Because the meeting will be in a Government 
building, anyone attending must be prepared to show a valid ID for 
checking in. Please allow 15 minutes before the meeting begins for this 
process. Those who plan to attend or have questions concerning the 
meeting may contact Mr. Flora at (202) 461-6525 or 
charles.flora@va.gov.

    Dated: January 6, 2014.
Jeffrey M. Martin,
Office Manager, Regulation Policy and Management, Office of the General 
Counsel.
[FR Doc. 2014-00155 Filed 1-8-14; 8:45 am]
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