Sunshine Act Meeting Notice, 4317 [2017-00799]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 9 / Friday, January 13, 2017 / Notices Service Service Type: Document Destruction Service Mandatory for: Internal Revenue Service Office at the following location: 2725 N. Westwood Blvd., Poplar Bluff, MO Mandatory Source(s) of Supply: Cape Girardeau Community Sheltered Workshop, Inc., Cape Girardeau, MO Contracting Activity: Department of the Treasury Barry S. Lineback, Director, Business Operations. [FR Doc. 2017–00688 Filed 1–12–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6353–01–P CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION Sunshine Act Meeting Notice TIME AND DATE: Wednesday, January 18, 2017; 10:00 a.m.–11:30 a.m. PLACE: Hearing Room 420, Bethesda Towers, 4330 East West Highway, Bethesda, Maryland. STATUS: Closed to the Public. Matter To Be Considered: Compliance Matters: The Commission staff will brief the Commission on the status of various compliance matters. CONTACT PERSON FOR MORE INFORMATION: Todd A. Stevenson, Office of the Secretary, U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, 4330 East West Highway, Bethesda, MD 20814, (301) 504–7923. Dated: January 10, 2017. Todd A Stevenson, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2017–00799 Filed 1–11–17; 11:15 am] BILLING CODE 6355–01–P DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION Applications for New Awards; Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellowship Program Office of Postsecondary Education, Department of Education. ACTION: Notice. asabaliauskas on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: Overview Information: Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad (DDRA) Fellowship Program Notice inviting applications for new awards for fiscal year (FY) 2017. Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number: 84.022A. DATES: Applications Available: January 13, 2017. Deadline for Transmittal of Applications: March 14, 2017. VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:06 Jan 12, 2017 Jkt 241001 Full Text of Announcement I. 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[FR Doc No: 2017-00799]


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CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION


Sunshine Act Meeting Notice

    TIME AND DATE: Wednesday, January 18, 2017; 10:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
    PLACE: Hearing Room 420, Bethesda Towers, 4330 East West Highway, 
Bethesda, Maryland.
    STATUS: Closed to the Public.
    Matter To Be Considered: Compliance Matters: The Commission staff 
will brief the Commission on the status of various compliance matters.

CONTACT PERSON FOR MORE INFORMATION:  Todd A. Stevenson, Office of the 
Secretary, U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, 4330 East West 
Highway, Bethesda, MD 20814, (301) 504-7923.

    Dated: January 10, 2017.
Todd A Stevenson,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2017-00799 Filed 1-11-17; 11:15 am]
 BILLING CODE 6355-01-P