Sunshine Act Meetings; National Science Board, 5489 [2016-02015]


[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 21 (Tuesday, February 2, 2016)]
[Page 5489]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office []
[FR Doc No: 2016-02015]



Sunshine Act Meetings; National Science Board

    The National Science Board (NSB), pursuant to National Science 
Foundation (NSF) regulations (45 CFR part 614), the National Science 
Foundation Act, as amended, (42 U.S.C. 1862n-5), and the Government in 
the Sunshine Act (5 U.S.C. 552b), hereby gives notice of a cancellation 
of one session and the addition of an agenda item in a plenary session 
during the National Science Board meetings on February 2-3, 2016, as 
shown below. The original notice appeared in the Federal Register on 
January 29, 2016 at 81 FR 70259.

Cancelled Session: 

Plenary Board Meeting

Open Session: 11:30-11:45 a.m.

NSB Chair's remarks
Guest speaker--Senator Gary Peters
NSB Chair's closing remarks

Amended Agenda: 

Plenary Board Meeting

Open Session: 1:00-1:30 p.m.

NSB Chair's remarks
NSF Director's remarks
Approval of open plenary minutes for November 2015
NEON update from the Chair of the ad hoc task force on NEON Performance 
and Plans
Open committee reports
Possible Board Vote on SEI's Recommendations, including draft Companion 
Brief and sense of the Board Statement on the Value of Higher Education 
NSB Chair's closing remarks

UPDATES: Please refer to the National Science Board Web site for 
additional information. Meeting information and schedule updates (time, 
place, subject matter or status of meeting) may be found at

AGENCY CONTACT: Ron Campbell,, 703-292-7000.

Kyscha Slater-Williams,
Program Specialist, National Science Board.
[FR Doc. 2016-02015 Filed 1-29-16; 4:15 pm]