National Advisory Committee on Racial, Ethnic and Other Populations, 14690 [2017-05649]

Download as PDF 14690 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 54 / Wednesday, March 22, 2017 / Notices Mountain Regional Office at (303) 866– 1040. Records and documents discussed during the meeting will be available for public viewing as they become available at https://www.facadatabase.gov/ committee/meetings.aspx?cid=283 and clicking on the ‘‘Meeting Details’’ and ‘‘Documents’’ links. Records generated from this meeting may also be inspected and reproduced at the Rocky Mountain Regional Office, as they become available, both before and after the meeting. Persons interested in the work of this advisory committee are advised to go to the Commission’s Web site, www.usccr.gov, or to contact the Rocky Mountain Regional Office at the above phone number, email or street address. Agenda Welcome and Roll-call Malee V. Craft, Regional Director, Rocky Mountain Regional Office (RMRO) Chair Comments Anetra D.E. Parks, Chair, Wyoming State Advisory Committee Discussion Hate Crimes Legislation American Indian Education Bill Selection of Topic to Study Next Steps [FR Doc. 2017–05565 Filed 3–21–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Bureau of the Census National Advisory Committee on Racial, Ethnic and Other Populations Bureau of the Census, Department of Commerce. ACTION: Notice of public virtual meeting. AGENCY: The Bureau of the Census (Census Bureau) is giving notice of a virtual meeting of the National Advisory Committee on Racial, Ethnic and Other Populations (NAC). The Committee will address the U.S. Census Bureau’s release of the 2015 National Content Test Race and Ethnicity Analysis Report, which presents findings to the Census Bureau Director and executive staff on the optimal design elements of the race/ethnicity question(s) as preparations continue for the 2020 Census. The 2015 National Content Test is part of the research and development cycle leading up to a re-engineered 2020 Census. The test was designed to compare different questionnaire design strategies for race and ethnicity. asabaliauskas on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:14 Mar 21, 2017 Jkt 241001 Dated: March 16, 2017. John H. Thompson, Director, Bureau of the Census. Wednesday, April 5, 2017. The virtual meeting will begin at approximately 1:00 p.m. ET and end at approximately 4:00 p.m. ET. International Trade Administration DATES: The meeting will be held via WebEx at the following URL link: https://census.webex.com/census/ j.php?MTID=m9ac9810e9f4eb0eb 26bcb85ba8345731. For audio please call the following phone number: 800– 857–5160. When prompted, please use the following Participant Code: 2017451. ADDRESSES: Tara Dunlop Jackson, Advisory Committee Branch Chief, Customer Liaison and Marketing Services Office, tara.t.dunlop@census.gov, Department of Commerce, U.S. Census Bureau, Room 8H177, 4600 Silver Hill Road, Washington, DC 20233, telephone 301– 763–5222. For TTY callers, please use the Federal Relay Service 1–800–877– 8339. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dated: March 16, 2017. David Mussatt, Supervisory Chief, Regional Programs Unit. SUMMARY: The NAC will meet virtually on Wednesday, April 5, 2017. Last minute changes to the schedule are possible, which could prevent giving advance public notice of schedule adjustments. Please visit the Census Advisory Committees Web site for the most current meeting agenda at: https:// www.census.gov/about/cac/nac.html. The NAC was established in March 2012 and operates in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Title 5, United States Code, Appendix 2, Section 10). NAC members are appointed by the Director, U.S. Census Bureau, and consider topics such as hard to reach populations, race and ethnicity, language, aging populations, American Indian and Alaska Native tribal considerations, new immigrant populations, populations affected by natural disasters, highly mobile and migrant populations, complex households, rural populations, and population segments with limited access to technology. The Committee also advises on data privacy and confidentiality, among other issues. All meetings are open to the public. A brief period will be set aside at the meeting for public comment on April 5. Individuals with extensive questions or statements must submit them in writing to: Census.national.advisory.committee @census.gov (subject line ‘‘April 5 NAC Virtual Meeting Public Comment’’), or by letter submission to the Committee Liaison Officer, Department of Commerce, U.S. Census Bureau, Room 8H179, 4600 Silver Hill Road, Washington, DC 20233. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: PO 00000 Frm 00018 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 [FR Doc. 2017–05649 Filed 3–21–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–07–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), Article 1904 Binational Panel Reviews: Notice of Completion of Panel Review NAFTA Secretariat, United States Section, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. AGENCY: Notice of Completion of Panel Review of the Determination on Remand made by the United States International Trade Commission in the matter of Steel Concrete Reinforcing Bar from Mexico (Secretariat File No. USA–MEX–2014– 1904–02). ACTION: Pursuant to the Final Panel Decision of the Binational Panel dated February 2, 2017, affirming the Determination on Remand described above, the Panel Review was completed on March 16, 2017. SUMMARY: Paul E. Morris, United States Secretary, NAFTA Secretariat, Room 2061, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230, (202) 482–5438. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: On February 2, 2017, the Binational Panel issued a Final Panel Decision affirming the U.S. International Trade Commission’s Determination on Remand in the matter of Steel Concrete Reinforcing Bar from Mexico. As a result, the NAFTA Secretariat was instructed to issue a Notice of Completion of Panel Review on the 31st day following the issuance of the Notice of Final Panel Action, if no request for an Extraordinary Challenge Committee was filed. No such request was filed. Therefore, on the basis of the Final Panel Decision and Rule 80 of the NAFTA Rules of Procedure for Article 1904 Binational Panel Reviews, the Panel Review was completed and the panelists were discharged from their duties effective March 16, 2017. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Dated: March 16, 2017. Paul E. Morris, United States Secretary. [FR Doc. 2017–05630 Filed 3–21–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–GT–P E:\FR\FM\22MRN1.SGM 22MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 54 (Wednesday, March 22, 2017)]
[Notices]
[Page 14690]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2017-05649]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Bureau of the Census


National Advisory Committee on Racial, Ethnic and Other 
Populations

AGENCY: Bureau of the Census, Department of Commerce.

ACTION: Notice of public virtual meeting.

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SUMMARY: The Bureau of the Census (Census Bureau) is giving notice of a 
virtual meeting of the National Advisory Committee on Racial, Ethnic 
and Other Populations (NAC). The Committee will address the U.S. Census 
Bureau's release of the 2015 National Content Test Race and Ethnicity 
Analysis Report, which presents findings to the Census Bureau Director 
and executive staff on the optimal design elements of the race/
ethnicity question(s) as preparations continue for the 2020 Census. The 
2015 National Content Test is part of the research and development 
cycle leading up to a re-engineered 2020 Census. The test was designed 
to compare different questionnaire design strategies for race and 
ethnicity.
    The NAC will meet virtually on Wednesday, April 5, 2017. Last 
minute changes to the schedule are possible, which could prevent giving 
advance public notice of schedule adjustments. Please visit the Census 
Advisory Committees Web site for the most current meeting agenda at: 
https://www.census.gov/about/cac/nac.html.

DATES: Wednesday, April 5, 2017. The virtual meeting will begin at 
approximately 1:00 p.m. ET and end at approximately 4:00 p.m. ET.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held via WebEx at the following URL 
link: https://census.webex.com/census/j.php?MTID=m9ac9810e9f4eb0eb26bcb85ba8345731. For audio please call the 
following phone number: 800-857-5160. When prompted, please use the 
following Participant Code: 2017451.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tara Dunlop Jackson, Advisory 
Committee Branch Chief, Customer Liaison and Marketing Services Office, 
tara.t.dunlop@census.gov, Department of Commerce, U.S. Census Bureau, 
Room 8H177, 4600 Silver Hill Road, Washington, DC 20233, telephone 301-
763-5222. For TTY callers, please use the Federal Relay Service 1-800-
877-8339.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The NAC was established in March 2012 and 
operates in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Title 
5, United States Code, Appendix 2, Section 10). NAC members are 
appointed by the Director, U.S. Census Bureau, and consider topics such 
as hard to reach populations, race and ethnicity, language, aging 
populations, American Indian and Alaska Native tribal considerations, 
new immigrant populations, populations affected by natural disasters, 
highly mobile and migrant populations, complex households, rural 
populations, and population segments with limited access to technology. 
The Committee also advises on data privacy and confidentiality, among 
other issues.
    All meetings are open to the public. A brief period will be set 
aside at the meeting for public comment on April 5. Individuals with 
extensive questions or statements must submit them in writing to: 
Census.national.advisory.committee@census.gov (subject line ``April 5 
NAC Virtual Meeting Public Comment''), or by letter submission to the 
Committee Liaison Officer, Department of Commerce, U.S. Census Bureau, 
Room 8H179, 4600 Silver Hill Road, Washington, DC 20233.

    Dated: March 16, 2017.
John H. Thompson,
Director, Bureau of the Census.
[FR Doc. 2017-05649 Filed 3-21-17; 8:45 am]
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