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[FR Doc. 2016–30497 Filed 12–19–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–33–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Open Meeting of the Federal Advisory Committee on Insurance Departmental Offices, U.S. Department of the Treasury. ACTION: Notice of Open Meeting. AGENCY: This notice announces that the Department of the Treasury’s Federal Advisory Committee on Insurance (‘‘Committee’’) will convene a meeting on Thursday, January 5, 2017, in the Cash Room, 1500 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20220, from 1:00–5:00 p.m. Eastern Time. The meeting is open to the public, and the site is accessible to individuals with disabilities. DATES: The meeting will be held on Thursday, January 5, 2017, from 1:00– 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time. ADDRESS: The Federal Advisory Committee on Insurance meeting will be held in the Cash Room, Department of the Treasury, 1500 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20220. The meeting will be open to the public. Because the meeting will be held in a secured facility, members of the public who plan to attend the meeting must either: 1. Register online. Attendees may visit http://www.cvent.com/d/hvq26p?ct= 6128d144-9ad5-45f5-910cc7b44560aae0&RefID=FACI+General+ Registration and fill out a secure online registration form. A valid email address will be required to complete online registration. SUMMARY: NOTE: online registration will close at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on Friday, December 30, 2016. 2. Contact the Federal Insurance Office (FIO), at (202) 622–0512, by 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Friday, December 30, 2016, and provide registration information. Requests for reasonable accommodations under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act should be directed to Marcia Wilson, Office of Civil Rights and Diversity, Department of the Treasury at (202) 622–8177, or marcia.wilson@treasury.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Chester McPherson, Deputy Director, Consumer Affairs, FIO, Room 1410, Department of the Treasury, 1500 PO 00000 Frm 00206 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 92975 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20220, at (202) 622–0512 (this is not a toll-free number). Persons who have difficulty hearing or speaking may access this number via TTY by calling the toll-free Federal Relay Service at (800) 877–8339. Notice of this meeting is provided in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. II, 10(a)(2), through implementing regulations at 41 CFR 102–3.150. Public Comment: Members of the public wishing to comment on the business of the Federal Advisory Committee on Insurance are invited to submit written statements by any of the following methods: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Electronic Statements • Send electronic comments to faci@ treasury.gov. Paper Statements • Send paper statements in triplicate to the Federal Advisory Committee on Insurance, Room 1410, Department of the Treasury, 1500 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20220. In general, the Department of the Treasury will post all statements on its Web site http://www.treasury.gov/ about/organizational-structure/offices/ Pages/Federal-Insurance.aspx without change, including any business or personal information provided such as names, addresses, email addresses, or telephone numbers. The Department of the Treasury will also make such statements available for public inspection and copying in the Department of the Treasury’s Library, 1500 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20220, on official business days between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time. You can make an appointment to inspect statements by telephoning (202) 622–0990. All statements, including attachments and other supporting materials, received are part of the public record and subject to public disclosure. You should submit only information that you wish to make available publicly. Tentative Agenda/Topics for Discussion: This is a periodic meeting of the Federal Advisory Committee on Insurance. In this meeting, the Committee will discuss a number of issues, including blockchain technology in the insurance sector, the changing auto safety landscape, and an overview of insurance fraud. The Committee will E:\FR\FM\20DEN1.SGM 20DEN1 92976 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 244 / Tuesday, December 20, 2016 / Notices also receive updates from its subcommittees. Support Division, National Cemetery Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420. Telephone: (202) 632–7236 (this is not a toll-free number). Michael T. McRaith, Director, Federal Insurance Office. [FR Doc. 2016–30632 Filed 12–19–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–25–P Section 2306(f) of title 38, U.S.C., authorizes VA National Cemetery Administration (NCA) to furnish a casket or urn for interment in a VA national cemetery of the unclaimed remains of Veterans for whom VA cannot identify a next of kin and determines that sufficient financial resources for the furnishing of a casket or urn for burial are not available. VA implemented regulations to administer this authority as a reimbursement benefit in section 38.628 of title 38, Code of Federal Regulations. Reimbursement for a claim received in any CY will not exceed the average cost of a 20-gauge metal casket or a durable plastic urn during the fiscal year (FY) preceding the CY of the claim. Average costs are determined by market analysis for 20-gauge metal caskets, designed to contain human remains, with a gasketed seal, and external rails or handles. The same analysis is completed for durable plastic urns, SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Reimbursement for Caskets and Urns for Burial of Unclaimed Remains in a National Cemetery Department of Veterans Affairs. Notice. AGENCY: ACTION: The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is updating the monetary reimbursement rates for caskets and urns purchased for the interment in a VA national cemetery of Veterans who die with no known next of kin and where there are insufficient resources for furnishing a burial container. The purpose of this notice is to notify interested parties of the rates that will apply to reimbursement claims that occur during calendar year (CY) 2017. 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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2016-30632]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY


Open Meeting of the Federal Advisory Committee on Insurance

AGENCY: Departmental Offices, U.S. Department of the Treasury.

ACTION: Notice of Open Meeting.

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SUMMARY: This notice announces that the Department of the Treasury's 
Federal Advisory Committee on Insurance (``Committee'') will convene a 
meeting on Thursday, January 5, 2017, in the Cash Room, 1500 
Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20220, from 1:00-5:00 p.m. 
Eastern Time. The meeting is open to the public, and the site is 
accessible to individuals with disabilities.

DATES: The meeting will be held on Thursday, January 5, 2017, from 
1:00-5:00 p.m. Eastern Time.

ADDRESS: The Federal Advisory Committee on Insurance meeting will be 
held in the Cash Room, Department of the Treasury, 1500 Pennsylvania 
Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20220. The meeting will be open to the 
public. Because the meeting will be held in a secured facility, members 
of the public who plan to attend the meeting must either:
    1. Register online. Attendees may visit http://www.cvent.com/d/hvq26p?ct=6128d144-9ad5-45f5-910c-c7b44560aae0&RefID=FACI+General+Registration and fill out a secure 
online registration form. A valid email address will be required to 
complete online registration.

Note: online registration will close at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on 
Friday, December 30, 2016.

    2. Contact the Federal Insurance Office (FIO), at (202) 622-0512, 
by 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Friday, December 30, 2016, and provide 
registration information.

Requests for reasonable accommodations under Section 504 of the 
Rehabilitation Act should be directed to Marcia Wilson, Office of Civil 
Rights and Diversity, Department of the Treasury at (202) 622-8177, or 
marcia.wilson@treasury.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Chester McPherson, Deputy Director, 
Consumer Affairs, FIO, Room 1410, Department of the Treasury, 1500 
Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20220, at (202) 622-0512 (this 
is not a toll-free number). Persons who have difficulty hearing or 
speaking may access this number via TTY by calling the toll-free 
Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice of this meeting is provided in 
accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. II, 
10(a)(2), through implementing regulations at 41 CFR 102-3.150.
    Public Comment: Members of the public wishing to comment on the 
business of the Federal Advisory Committee on Insurance are invited to 
submit written statements by any of the following methods:

Electronic Statements

     Send electronic comments to faci@treasury.gov.

Paper Statements

     Send paper statements in triplicate to the Federal 
Advisory Committee on Insurance, Room 1410, Department of the Treasury, 
1500 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20220.

In general, the Department of the Treasury will post all statements on 
its Web site http://www.treasury.gov/about/organizational-structure/offices/Pages/Federal-Insurance.aspx without change, including any 
business or personal information provided such as names, addresses, 
email addresses, or telephone numbers. The Department of the Treasury 
will also make such statements available for public inspection and 
copying in the Department of the Treasury's Library, 1500 Pennsylvania 
Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20220, on official business days between the 
hours of 10:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time. You can make an 
appointment to inspect statements by telephoning (202) 622-0990. All 
statements, including attachments and other supporting materials, 
received are part of the public record and subject to public 
disclosure. You should submit only information that you wish to make 
available publicly.
    Tentative Agenda/Topics for Discussion: This is a periodic meeting 
of the Federal Advisory Committee on Insurance. In this meeting, the 
Committee will discuss a number of issues, including blockchain 
technology in the insurance sector, the changing auto safety landscape, 
and an overview of insurance fraud. The Committee will

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also receive updates from its subcommittees.

Michael T. McRaith,
Director, Federal Insurance Office.
[FR Doc. 2016-30632 Filed 12-19-16; 8:45 am]
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