Reserve Forces Policy Board; Notice of Federal Advisory Committee Meeting, 49067-49068 [2014-19608]

Download as PDF tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 160 / Tuesday, August 19, 2014 / Notices Subcommittee members, if not fulltime or part-time Federal officers or employees, shall be appointed as experts and consultants, pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 3109, to serve as SGE members. Subcommittee members who are fulltime or permanent part-time Federal officers or employees will serve as RGE members, pursuant to 41 CFR 102– 3.130(a). With the exception of reimbursement for official Board-related travel and per diem, subcommittee members shall serve without compensation. All subcommittees operate under the provisions of FACA, the Sunshine Act, governing Federal statutes and regulations, and established DoD policies and procedures. The estimated number of Board meetings is two per year. The Board’s Designated Federal Officer (DFO), pursuant to DoD policy, shall be a full-time or permanent parttime DoD employee appointed in accordance with governing DoD policies and procedures. The Board’s DFO is required to be in attendance at all meetings of the Board and any of its subcommittees for the entire duration of each and every meeting. However, in the absence of the Board’s DFO, a properly approved Alternate DFO, duly appointed to the Board according to established DoD policies and procedures, shall attend the entire duration of the Board or any subcommittee meeting. The DFO, or the Alternate DFO, shall call all meetings of the Board and its subcommittees; prepare and approve all meeting agendas; and adjourn any meeting when the DFO, or the Alternate DFO, determines adjournment to be in the public interest or required by governing regulations or DoD policies and procedures. Pursuant to 41 CFR 102–3.105(j) and 102–3.140, the public or interested organizations may submit written statements to Board of Visitors, National Defense University membership about the Board’s mission and functions. Written statements may be submitted at any time or in response to the stated agenda of planned meeting of the Board of Visitors, National Defense University. All written statements shall be submitted to the DFO for the Board of Visitors, National Defense University, and this individual will ensure that the written statements are provided to the membership for their consideration. Contact information for the Board of Visitors, National Defense University DFO can be obtained from the GSA’s FACA Database—http:// www.facadatabase.gov/. The DFO, pursuant to 41 CFR 102– 3.150, will announce planned meetings VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:30 Aug 18, 2014 Jkt 232001 of the Board of Visitors, National Defense University. The DFO, at that time, may provide additional guidance on the submission of written statements that are in response to the stated agenda for the planned meeting in question. Dated: August 14, 2014. Aaron Siegel, Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. [FR Doc. 2014–19631 Filed 8–18–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Office of the Secretary Reserve Forces Policy Board; Notice of Federal Advisory Committee Meeting Office of the Secretary of Defense, Reserve Forces Policy Board, DoD. ACTION: Notice of federal advisory committee meeting. AGENCY: The Department of Defense is publishing this notice to announce that the following Federal Advisory Committee meeting of the Reserve Forces Policy Board (RFPB) will take place. SUMMARY: Wednesday, September 10, 2014 from 8:25 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. ADDRESSES: The address for the meeting is the Army Navy Country Club, 1700 Army Navy Drive, Arlington, VA 22202. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Alex Sabol, Designated Federal Officer, (703) 681–0577 (Voice), (703) 681–0002 (Facsimile), Email— Alexander.J.Sabol.Civ@Mail.Mil. Mailing address is Reserve Forces Policy Board, 5113 Leesburg Pike, Suite 601, Falls Church, VA 22041. Web site: http://rfpb.defense.gov/. The most upto-date changes to the meeting can be found on the RFPB’s Web site. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This meeting notice is being published under the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (FACA) (5 U.S.C., Appendix, as amended), the Government in the Sunshine Act of 1976 (5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended), and 41 CFR 102–3.150. Purpose of the Meeting: The purpose of the meeting is to obtain, review and evaluate information related to strategies, policies, and practices designed to improve and enhance the capabilities, efficiency, and effectiveness of the Reserve Components. Additionally, the Board will review its work from the past year and determine what matters to include DATES: PO 00000 Frm 00020 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 49067 in the annual report required by law to be transmitted to the President and the Congress by the Secretary of Defense. Agenda: The RFPB will hold a meeting from 8:25 a.m. until 4:15 p.m. The meeting will be open to the public and will consist of remarks to the RFPB from invited speakers that include the RFPB Fellows Society to discuss their views regarding strategies, policies and practices affecting the Reserve Components; Commander, U.S. Cyber Command to discuss the increased emphasis placed on cyber security and logical mission fit for Reserve Component members; and the Chief, National Guard Bureau to discuss the National Guard’s challenges and opportunities with future military strategy, resources and structure of America’s Armed Forces. There will also be two panels: A ‘‘Reserve Component Chief’s’’ Panel with participants that include the Chief, Navy Reserve; Chief, Army Reserve; Commander, Marine Forces Reserve; Acting Director, Army National Guard; Chief, Air Force Reserve; Director, Air National Guard; and Acting Director, Coast Guard Reserve to discuss top challenges and opportunities for each of the Reserve Components and the implications of diminishing resources future strategies for Reserve Component use and the future Reserve Component budgets: And a ‘‘Think Tank’’ Panel with participants from the Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments, the American Enterprise Institute Marilyn Ware Center for Security Studies, and the Center for a New American Security to exchange views on rising defense costs; diminishing resources; and the implications for Active-Reserve Component force structure, readiness, and relations. Additionally, the three RFPB subcommittee chairs will provide updates on the work of their respective subcommittee. The Enhancing DoD’s Role in the Homeland Subcommittee plans to update on subcommittee issues concerning Defense Support of Civil Authorities and FEMA requirements and discuss Homeland issues under consideration for further research and analysis as possible RFPB matters of interest. The Supporting & Sustaining Reserve Component Personnel Subcommittee plans to provide an overview of available programs that provide confidential assistance and support to Service members and their families to manage stress, and build resilience. The subcommittee will also update the progress on the Survivor Benefits Program and Duty Status recommendations to the Secretary of E:\FR\FM\19AUN1.SGM 19AUN1 49068 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 160 / Tuesday, August 19, 2014 / Notices tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Defense. The Ensuring a Ready, Capable, Available and Sustainable Operational Reserve Subcommittee plans to provide updates on previous discussion on the examination of Reserve Components ancillary training issues, medical readiness, and enlisted and junior officer perspectives as revealed by Defense Manpower Data Center’s Status of Forces Survey of the Reserve Components data. Meeting Accessibility: Pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended and 41 CFR 102–3.140 through 102–3.165, and subject to the availability of space, the meeting is open to the public from 8:25 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. Seating is based on a first-come, first-served basis. All members of the public who wish to attend the public meeting must contact Mr. Alex Sabol, the Designated Federal Officer, not later than 12 p.m. on Thursday, September 4, 2014, as listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT. Written Statements: Pursuant to 41 CFR 102–3.140 and section 10(a)(3) of the FACA, interested persons may submit written statements to the RFPB at any time about its approved agenda or at any time on the Board’s mission. Written statements should be submitted to the RFPB’s Designated Federal Officer at the address or facsimile number listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section. If statements pertain to a specific topic being discussed at the planned meeting, then these statements must be submitted no later than five (5) business days prior to the meeting in question. Written statements received after this date may not be provided to or considered by the RFPB until its next meeting. The Designated Federal Officer will review all timely submitted written statements and provide copies to all the committee members before the meeting that is the subject of this notice. Please note that since the RFPB operates under the provisions of the FACA, all submitted comments and public presentations will be treated as public documents and will be made available for public inspection, including, but not limited to, being posted on the RFPB’s Web site. Dated: August 14, 2014. Aaron Siegel, Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. [FR Doc. 2014–19608 Filed 8–18–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:30 Aug 18, 2014 Jkt 232001 DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Department of the Air Force U.S. Air Force Scientific Advisory Board Notice of Meeting U.S. Air Force Scientific Advisory Board, Department of the Air Force. ACTION: Meeting notice. AGENCY: Under the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (5 U.S.C., Appendix, as amended), the Government in the Sunshine Act of 1976 (5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended), and 41 CFR 102–3.150, the Department of Defense announces that the United States Air Force Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) meeting will take place 3– 4 September, 2014, at the Secretary of the Air Force Technical and Analytical Support Conference Center, 1550 Crystal Drive, Arlington, VA 22202. The meeting will be from 1 p.m.–4:30 p.m. Wednesday, 3 September 2014, and 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m. on Thursday, 4 September, 2014. The sessions from 1 p.m.–2 p.m. on Wednesday, 3 September, 2014, will be open to the public. The purpose of this Air Force Scientific Advisory Board quarterly meeting is to receive briefings from Air Force leadership and plan for the FY15 SAB studies. In accordance with 5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended, and 41 CFR 102–3.155, some sessions of the United States Air Force Scientific Advisory Board meeting will be closed to the public because they will discuss information and matters covered by section 5 U.S.C. 552b(c)(1) and (2). Any member of the public wishing to attend this meeting or provide input to the United States Air Force Scientific Advisory Board must contact the Designated Federal Officer at the address detailed below at least five days prior to the meeting date. Submit a written statement in accordance with 41 CFR 102–3.140(c) and section 10(a)(3) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act and the procedures described in this paragraph. Statements being submitted in response to the agenda mentioned in this notice must be received by the Designated Federal Officer at the address listed below at least five calendar days prior to the meeting which is the subject of this notice. Written statements received after this date may not be provided to or considered by the United States Air Force Scientific Advisory Board until its next meeting. The Designated Federal Officer will review all timely submissions with the United States Air SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00021 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Force Scientific Advisory Board Chairperson and ensure they are provided to members of the United States Air Force Scientific Advisory Board before the meeting that is the subject of this notice. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: The United States Air Force Scientific Advisory Board Deputy Executive Director and Alternate Designated Federal Officer, Lt Col Darren M. Edmonds, United States Air Force Scientific Advisory Board, 1500 West Perimeter Road, Ste. #3300, Joint Base Andrews, MD 20762, Darren.M.Edmonds.mil@mail.mil or 240–612–5503. Mario Edmundo Bryant, Acting Air Force Federal Register Liaison Officer. [FR Doc. 2014–19568 Filed 8–18–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–10–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Department of the Air Force Air University Board of Visitors Meeting Notice of Meeting of the Air University Board of Visitors. ACTION: Under the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (5 U.S.C., Appendix, as amended), the Government in the Sunshine Act of 1976 (5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended), and 41 CFR 102–3.150, the Department of Defense announces that the Air University Board of Visitors’ fall meeting will take place on Monday, November 17th, 2014, from 8:00 a.m. to approximately 4:30 p.m. and Tuesday, November 18th, 2014, from 8:00 a.m. to approximately 4:30 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Air Force Research Institute (AFRI) located at 155 North Twining Street, Maxwell Air Force Base Alabama. The purpose of this meeting is to provide independent advice and recommendations on matters pertaining to the educational, doctrinal, and research policies and activities of Air University. The agenda will include topics relating to the policies, programs, and initiatives of Air University educational programs. Pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended, and 41 CFR 102–3.155 all sessions of the Air University Board of Visitors’ meeting will be open to the public. Any member of the public wishing to provide input to the Air University Board of Visitors should submit a written statement in accordance with 41 CFR 102–3.140(c) and section 10(a)(3) of the Federal SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\19AUN1.SGM 19AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 160 (Tuesday, August 19, 2014)]
[Notices]
[Pages 49067-49068]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-19608]


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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Office of the Secretary


Reserve Forces Policy Board; Notice of Federal Advisory Committee 
Meeting

AGENCY: Office of the Secretary of Defense, Reserve Forces Policy 
Board, DoD.

ACTION: Notice of federal advisory committee meeting.

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SUMMARY: The Department of Defense is publishing this notice to 
announce that the following Federal Advisory Committee meeting of the 
Reserve Forces Policy Board (RFPB) will take place.

DATES: Wednesday, September 10, 2014 from 8:25 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.

ADDRESSES: The address for the meeting is the Army Navy Country Club, 
1700 Army Navy Drive, Arlington, VA 22202.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:  Mr. Alex Sabol, Designated Federal 
Officer, (703) 681-0577 (Voice), (703) 681-0002 (Facsimile), Email_
Alexander.J.Sabol.Civ@Mail.Mil. Mailing address is Reserve Forces 
Policy Board, 5113 Leesburg Pike, Suite 601, Falls Church, VA 22041. 
Web site: http://rfpb.defense.gov/. The most up-to-date changes to the 
meeting can be found on the RFPB's Web site.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This meeting notice is being published under 
the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (FACA) (5 
U.S.C., Appendix, as amended), the Government in the Sunshine Act of 
1976 (5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended), and 41 CFR 102-3.150.
    Purpose of the Meeting: The purpose of the meeting is to obtain, 
review and evaluate information related to strategies, policies, and 
practices designed to improve and enhance the capabilities, efficiency, 
and effectiveness of the Reserve Components. Additionally, the Board 
will review its work from the past year and determine what matters to 
include in the annual report required by law to be transmitted to the 
President and the Congress by the Secretary of Defense.
    Agenda: The RFPB will hold a meeting from 8:25 a.m. until 4:15 p.m. 
The meeting will be open to the public and will consist of remarks to 
the RFPB from invited speakers that include the RFPB Fellows Society to 
discuss their views regarding strategies, policies and practices 
affecting the Reserve Components; Commander, U.S. Cyber Command to 
discuss the increased emphasis placed on cyber security and logical 
mission fit for Reserve Component members; and the Chief, National 
Guard Bureau to discuss the National Guard's challenges and 
opportunities with future military strategy, resources and structure of 
America's Armed Forces. There will also be two panels: A ``Reserve 
Component Chief's'' Panel with participants that include the Chief, 
Navy Reserve; Chief, Army Reserve; Commander, Marine Forces Reserve; 
Acting Director, Army National Guard; Chief, Air Force Reserve; 
Director, Air National Guard; and Acting Director, Coast Guard Reserve 
to discuss top challenges and opportunities for each of the Reserve 
Components and the implications of diminishing resources future 
strategies for Reserve Component use and the future Reserve Component 
budgets: And a ``Think Tank'' Panel with participants from the Center 
for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments, the American Enterprise 
Institute Marilyn Ware Center for Security Studies, and the Center for 
a New American Security to exchange views on rising defense costs; 
diminishing resources; and the implications for Active-Reserve 
Component force structure, readiness, and relations. Additionally, the 
three RFPB subcommittee chairs will provide updates on the work of 
their respective subcommittee. The Enhancing DoD's Role in the Homeland 
Subcommittee plans to update on subcommittee issues concerning Defense 
Support of Civil Authorities and FEMA requirements and discuss Homeland 
issues under consideration for further research and analysis as 
possible RFPB matters of interest. The Supporting & Sustaining Reserve 
Component Personnel Subcommittee plans to provide an overview of 
available programs that provide confidential assistance and support to 
Service members and their families to manage stress, and build 
resilience. The subcommittee will also update the progress on the 
Survivor Benefits Program and Duty Status recommendations to the 
Secretary of

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Defense. The Ensuring a Ready, Capable, Available and Sustainable 
Operational Reserve Subcommittee plans to provide updates on previous 
discussion on the examination of Reserve Components ancillary training 
issues, medical readiness, and enlisted and junior officer perspectives 
as revealed by Defense Manpower Data Center's Status of Forces Survey 
of the Reserve Components data.
    Meeting Accessibility: Pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended and 41 
CFR 102-3.140 through 102-3.165, and subject to the availability of 
space, the meeting is open to the public from 8:25 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. 
Seating is based on a first-come, first-served basis. All members of 
the public who wish to attend the public meeting must contact Mr. Alex 
Sabol, the Designated Federal Officer, not later than 12 p.m. on 
Thursday, September 4, 2014, as listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION 
CONTACT.
    Written Statements: Pursuant to 41 CFR 102-3.140 and section 
10(a)(3) of the FACA, interested persons may submit written statements 
to the RFPB at any time about its approved agenda or at any time on the 
Board's mission. Written statements should be submitted to the RFPB's 
Designated Federal Officer at the address or facsimile number listed in 
the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section. If statements pertain to a 
specific topic being discussed at the planned meeting, then these 
statements must be submitted no later than five (5) business days prior 
to the meeting in question. Written statements received after this date 
may not be provided to or considered by the RFPB until its next 
meeting. The Designated Federal Officer will review all timely 
submitted written statements and provide copies to all the committee 
members before the meeting that is the subject of this notice. Please 
note that since the RFPB operates under the provisions of the FACA, all 
submitted comments and public presentations will be treated as public 
documents and will be made available for public inspection, including, 
but not limited to, being posted on the RFPB's Web site.

    Dated: August 14, 2014.
Aaron Siegel,
Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense.
[FR Doc. 2014-19608 Filed 8-18-14; 8:45 am]
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