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[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 62 (Thursday, March 31, 2016)]
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COMMISSION OF FINE ARTS

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Notice of Meeting

    The next meeting of the U.S. Commission of Fine Arts is scheduled 
for 21 April 2016, at 9:00 a.m. in the Commission offices at the 
National Building Museum, Suite 312, Judiciary Square, 401 F Street 
NW., Washington, DC 20001-2728. Items of discussion may include 
buildings, parks and memorials.
    Draft agendas and additional information regarding the Commission 
are available on our Web site: www.cfa.gov. Inquiries regarding the 
agenda and requests to submit written or oral statements should be 
addressed to Thomas Luebke, Secretary, U.S. Commission of Fine Arts, at 
the above address; by emailing cfastaff@cfa.gov; or by calling 202-504-
2200. Individuals requiring sign language interpretation for the 
hearing impaired should contact the Secretary at least 10 days before 
the meeting date.

    Dated: March 21, 2016, in Washington, DC.
Thomas Luebke,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2016-07114 Filed 3-30-16; 8:45 am]
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