Notice of Open Public Hearing, 2782 [2015-00786]

Download as PDF 2782 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 12 / Tuesday, January 20, 2015 / Notices Reservations are not required to attend the hearing. U.S.-CHINA ECONOMIC AND SECURITY REVIEW COMMISSION Notice of Open Public Hearing U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission. ACTION: Notice of open public hearing— January 28, 2015, Washington, DC. AGENCY: Notice is hereby given of the following hearing of the U.S.–China Economic and Security Review Commission. Name: William A. Reinsch, Chairman of the U.S.–China Economic and Security Review Commission. The Commission is mandated by Congress to investigate, assess, and report to Congress annually on ‘‘the national security implications of the economic relationship between the United States and the People’s Republic of China.’’ Pursuant to this mandate, the Commission will hold a public hearing in Washington, DC on January 28, 2015, ‘‘Foreign Investment Climate in China: Present Challenges and Potential for Reform.’’ Background: This is the first public hearing the Commission will hold during its 2015 report cycle to collect input from academic, industry, and government experts on national security implications of the U.S. bilateral trade and economic relationship with China. The hearing will seek to assess the most recent and pressing challenges facing foreign firms operating in China, with a spotlight on China’s Anti-Monopoly Law enforcement, and the potential for China’s planned reforms to create a more transparent, cooperative, and fair environment for foreign investors. The hearing will be co-chaired by Commissioners William A. Reinsch and Daniel Slane. Any interested party may file a written statement by January 28, 2015, by mailing to the contact below. A portion of each panel will include a question and answer period between the Commissioners and the witnesses. Location, Date and Time: Room: TBD. Wednesday, January 28, 2015, 8:30 a.m.—3:15 p.m. Eastern Time. A detailed agenda for the hearing will be posted to the Commission’s Web site at www.uscc.gov. Also, please check our Web site for possible changes to the hearing schedule. Reservations are not required to attend the hearing. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Any member of the public seeking further information concerning the hearing should contact Reed Eckhold, 444 North Capitol Street NW., Suite 602, Washington DC 20001; phone: 202–624– 1496, or via email at reckhold@uscc.gov. rljohnson on DSK3VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 14:47 Jan 16, 2015 Jkt 235001 Authority: Congress created the U.S.– China Economic and Security Review Commission in 2000 in the National Defense Authorization Act (Pub. L. 106–398), as amended by Division P of the Consolidated Appropriations Resolution, 2003 (Pub. L. 108–7), as amended by Public Law 109–108 (November 22, 2005), as amended by Public Law 113–291 (December 19, 2014). Dated: January 14, 2015. Michael Danis, Executive Director, U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission. 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This request for comment is being made pursuant to Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the PRA. With respect to the following collection of information, VBA invites comments on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of VBA’s functions, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) the accuracy of VBA’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of information technology. Title: Certification of Change or Correction of Name, Government Life Insurance, VA Form 29–586. OMB Control Number: 2900–0679. Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection. Abstract: Claimants complete VA Form 29–586 to certify a change or correction to their name on Government Life Insurance policies. Affected Public: Individuals or households. Estimated Annual Burden: 20 hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 10 minutes. Frequency of Response: On occasion. Estimated Number of Respondents: 120. Dated: January 13, 2015. By direction of the Secretary. Crystal Rennie, Department Clearance Officer, Department of Veterans Affairs. [FR Doc. 2015–00647 Filed 1–16–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0682] Proposed Information Collection (Advertising, Sales, and Enrollment Materials, and Candidate Handbooks) Activity: Comment Request Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. AGENCY: E:\FR\FM\20JAN1.SGM 20JAN1

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U.S.-CHINA ECONOMIC AND SECURITY REVIEW COMMISSION


Notice of Open Public Hearing

AGENCY: U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission.

ACTION: Notice of open public hearing--January 28, 2015, Washington, 
DC.

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SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given of the following hearing of the U.S.-
China Economic and Security Review Commission.
    Name: William A. Reinsch, Chairman of the U.S.-China Economic and 
Security Review Commission. The Commission is mandated by Congress to 
investigate, assess, and report to Congress annually on ``the national 
security implications of the economic relationship between the United 
States and the People's Republic of China.'' Pursuant to this mandate, 
the Commission will hold a public hearing in Washington, DC on January 
28, 2015, ``Foreign Investment Climate in China: Present Challenges and 
Potential for Reform.''
    Background: This is the first public hearing the Commission will 
hold during its 2015 report cycle to collect input from academic, 
industry, and government experts on national security implications of 
the U.S. bilateral trade and economic relationship with China. The 
hearing will seek to assess the most recent and pressing challenges 
facing foreign firms operating in China, with a spotlight on China's 
Anti-Monopoly Law enforcement, and the potential for China's planned 
reforms to create a more transparent, cooperative, and fair environment 
for foreign investors. The hearing will be co-chaired by Commissioners 
William A. Reinsch and Daniel Slane. Any interested party may file a 
written statement by January 28, 2015, by mailing to the contact below. 
A portion of each panel will include a question and answer period 
between the Commissioners and the witnesses.
    Location, Date and Time: Room: TBD. Wednesday, January 28, 2015, 
8:30 a.m.--3:15 p.m. Eastern Time. A detailed agenda for the hearing 
will be posted to the Commission's Web site at www.uscc.gov. Also, 
please check our Web site for possible changes to the hearing schedule. 
Reservations are not required to attend the hearing.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Any member of the public seeking 
further information concerning the hearing should contact Reed Eckhold, 
444 North Capitol Street NW., Suite 602, Washington DC 20001; phone: 
202-624-1496, or via email at reckhold@uscc.gov. Reservations are not 
required to attend the hearing.

    Authority: Congress created the U.S.-China Economic and Security 
Review Commission in 2000 in the National Defense Authorization Act 
(Pub. L. 106-398), as amended by Division P of the Consolidated 
Appropriations Resolution, 2003 (Pub. L. 108-7), as amended by 
Public Law 109-108 (November 22, 2005), as amended by Public Law 
113-291 (December 19, 2014).

    Dated: January 14, 2015.
Michael Danis,
Executive Director, U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission.
[FR Doc. 2015-00786 Filed 1-16-15; 8:45 am]
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