Request for Medicare Payment Advisory Commission Nominations, 4911-4912 [2016-01264]


[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 18 (Thursday, January 28, 2016)]
[Pages 4911-4912]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office []
[FR Doc No: 2016-01264]



Request for Medicare Payment Advisory Commission Nominations

AGENCY: Government Accountability Office (GAO).

ACTION: Request for letters of nomination and resumes.


SUMMARY: The Balanced Budget Act of 1997 established the Medicare 
Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC) and gave the Comptroller General 
responsibility for appointing its members. For appointments to MedPAC 
that will be effective May 1, 2016, I am announcing the following: 
Letters of nomination and resumes will be accepted through March 9, 
2016 to ensure adequate opportunity for review and consideration of 
nominees prior to appointment of new members. Acknowledgement of 
submissions will be provided within a week of submission. Please 
contact Mary Giffin at (202) 512-3710 if you do not receive an 

ADDRESSES: Email: MedPACappointments@qao.qov.
    Mail: U.S. GAO, Attn: MedPAC Appointments, 441 G Street NW., 
Washington, DC 20548.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: GAO: Office of Public Affairs, (202) 

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42 U.S.C. 1395b-6

Gene L. Dodaro,
Comptroller General of the United States.
[FR Doc. 2016-01264 Filed 1-27-16; 8:45 am]