Advisory Committee on the Readjustment of Veterans; Notice of Meeting, 65874 [2015-27206]

Download as PDF 65874 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 207 / Tuesday, October 27, 2015 / Notices proposals. As provided by subsection 10(d) of Public Law 92–463, as amended by Public Law 94–409, closing the subcommittee meetings is in accordance with title 5 U.S.C. 552b(c) (6) and (9)(B). Those who would like to obtain a copy of the minutes from the closed subcommittee meetings and rosters of the subcommittee members should contact Alex Chiu, Ph.D., Manager, Merit Review Program (10P9B), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420, at (202) 443–5672 or email at alex.chiu@va.gov. Dated: October 22, 2015. Rebecca Schiller, Advisory Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2015–27254 Filed 10–26–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Advisory Committee on the Readjustment of Veterans; Notice of Meeting The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. 2 that a meeting of the Advisory Committee on the Readjustment of Veterans will be held Thursday and Friday, November 5–6, 2015. The meeting on both days will be conducted at the Readjustment Counseling Service (RCS) Headquarters Offices, located at 1717 H Street NW., Washington, DC 20006, in Conference Room 430C. The agenda for these two days will begin at 8:00 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, effectiveness and coordination of VA programs required to meet Veterans’ readjustment service needs. On November 5, the Committee will conduct a round table discussion with a panel of VSO national leaders. The focus of the discussion will be to explore common areas of interest and potential partnership regarding the full scope of Veterans’ post-war readjustment. The November 5 agenda will also include briefings on the current activities of the Readjustment Counseling Service (RCS) Vet Center program to include the full scope of outreach and readjustment counseling services provided to combat Veterans, Service members and families. The briefing will focus on the coordination VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:24 Oct 26, 2015 Jkt 238001 of Vet Center services with VHA health care, mental health, and social work services. The Committee will also receive a briefing from VHA Care Management and Social Work Services program officials focusing on the key role of social work services for the psychological, social, and economic readjustment of combat Veterans. Program officials from VHA’s Office of Academic Affiliations will meet with the Committee to discuss avenues for increasing the use of the Vet Centers as student rotation sites of value for the educational readjustment of combat Veterans. On November 6, Committee members will conduct a roundtable discussion with staff members from the Senate and House Committees on Veterans Affairs. The Committee’s purpose is to engage the staffers in discussion to explore the full scope of combat Veterans’ readjustment and to ensure the Committee’s deliberations are synchronized with the priorities of Congress. The Committee will also receive briefings from VHA mental health program officials focusing on the key role of mental health services for the psychological, social, and economic readjustment of combat Veterans. The agenda for November 6 will conclude with a Committee strategic planning session for developing the observations and conclusions for inclusion in the Committee’s 2016 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 before the meeting to Mr. Charles M. Flora, M.S.W., Designated Federal Officer, Readjustment Counseling Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420. Because the meeting will be in a Government building, please provide valid photo identification for check-in. Please allow 15 minutes before the meeting for the check-in process. If you plan to attend or have questions concerning the meeting, please contact Mr. Flora at (202) 461–6525 or by email at charles.flora@va.gov. Dated: October 21, 2015. Rebecca Schiller, Advisory Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2015–27206 Filed 10–26–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P PO 00000 Frm 00188 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Privacy Act of 1974: Computer Matching Program Department of Veterans Affairs. Notice of Computer Match Program. AGENCY: ACTION: Pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552a, the Privacy Act of 1974, as amended, and the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Guidelines on the Conduct of Matching Programs, notice is hereby given that the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) intends to conduct a computer matching program with the Social Security Administration (SSA). Data from the proposed match will be used to verify the earned income of nonservice-connected veterans, and those veterans who are zero percent service-connected (noncompensable), whose eligibility for VA medical care is based on their inability to defray the cost of medical care. These veterans supply household income information that includes their spouses and dependents at the time of application for VA health care benefits. DATES: Effective Date: This match will start October 9, 2015, unless comments dictate otherwise. ADDRESSES: Written comments may be submitted by mail or hand-delivery to Director, Regulations Policy and Management (02REG), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Ave. NW., Room 1068, Washington, DC 20420; fax to (202) 273–9026; or email through http://www.Regulations.gov. All comments received will be available for public inspection in the Office of Regulation Policy and Management, Room 1063B, between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday (except holidays). Please call (202) 461–4902 for an appointment (this is not a toll free number). In addition, during the comment period, comments may be viewed online through the Federal Docket Management System (FDMS) at http://www.Regulations.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Benita K. Miller, MHA, FACHE, Director, Health Eligibility Center, (404) 848–5300 (this is not a toll free number). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Department of Veterans Affairs has statutory authorization under 38 U.S.C. 5317, 38 U.S.C. 5106, 26 U.S.C. 6103(l)(7)(D)(viii) and 5 U.S.C. 552a to establish matching agreements and request and use income information from other agencies for purposes of verification of income for determining eligibility for benefits. 38 U.S.C. 1710(a) SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\27OCN1.SGM 27OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 80, Number 207 (Tuesday, October 27, 2015)]
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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 the 
Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. 2 that a meeting of the 
Advisory Committee on the Readjustment of Veterans will be held 
Thursday and Friday, November 5-6, 2015. The meeting on both days will 
be conducted at the Readjustment Counseling Service (RCS) Headquarters 
Offices, located at 1717 H Street NW., Washington, DC 20006, in 
Conference Room 430C. The agenda for these two days will begin at 8:00 
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, 
effectiveness and coordination of VA programs required to meet 
Veterans' readjustment service needs.
    On November 5, the Committee will conduct a round table discussion 
with a panel of VSO national leaders. The focus of the discussion will 
be to explore common areas of interest and potential partnership 
regarding the full scope of Veterans' post-war readjustment.
    The November 5 agenda will also include briefings on the current 
activities of the Readjustment Counseling Service (RCS) Vet Center 
program to include the full scope of outreach and readjustment 
counseling services provided to combat Veterans, Service members and 
families. The briefing will focus on the coordination of Vet Center 
services with VHA health care, mental health, and social work services. 
The Committee will also receive a briefing from VHA Care Management and 
Social Work Services program officials focusing on the key role of 
social work services for the psychological, social, and economic 
readjustment of combat Veterans. Program officials from VHA's Office of 
Academic Affiliations will meet with the Committee to discuss avenues 
for increasing the use of the Vet Centers as student rotation sites of 
value for the educational readjustment of combat Veterans.
    On November 6, Committee members will conduct a roundtable 
discussion with staff members from the Senate and House Committees on 
Veterans Affairs. The Committee's purpose is to engage the staffers in 
discussion to explore the full scope of combat Veterans' readjustment 
and to ensure the Committee's deliberations are synchronized with the 
priorities of Congress. The Committee will also receive briefings from 
VHA mental health program officials focusing on the key role of mental 
health services for the psychological, social, and economic 
readjustment of combat Veterans.
    The agenda for November 6 will conclude with a Committee strategic 
planning session for developing the observations and conclusions for 
inclusion in the Committee's 2016 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 before the meeting to Mr. Charles M. Flora, M.S.W., 
Designated Federal Officer, Readjustment Counseling Service, Department 
of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420. 
Because the meeting will be in a Government building, please provide 
valid photo identification for check-in. Please allow 15 minutes before 
the meeting for the check-in process. If you plan to attend or have 
questions concerning the meeting, please contact Mr. Flora at (202) 
461-6525 or by email at charles.flora@va.gov.

    Dated: October 21, 2015.
Rebecca Schiller,
Advisory Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 2015-27206 Filed 10-26-15; 8:45 am]
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