Public Quarterly Meeting of the Board of Directors, 33864 [2017-15369]

Download as PDF 33864 Notices Federal Register Vol. 82, No. 139 Friday, July 21, 2017 This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains documents other than rules or proposed rules that are applicable to the public. Notices of hearings and investigations, committee meetings, agency decisions and rulings, delegations of authority, filing of petitions and applications and agency statements of organization and functions are examples of documents appearing in this section. AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION Public Quarterly Meeting of the Board of Directors United States African Development Foundation. ACTION: Notice of meeting. AGENCY: The US African Development Foundation (USADF) will hold its quarterly meeting of the Board of Directors to discuss the agency’s programs and administration. DATES: The meeting date is Monday, July 31, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. ADDRESSES: The meeting will take place via teleconference, with staff congregating at USADF, 1400 I St. Northwest, Suite # 1000 (Main Conference Room), Washington, DC 20005–2246. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Marie-Cecile Groelsema, 202–233–8883. SUMMARY: Authority: Public Law 96–533 (22 U.S.C. 290h). Dated: July 18, 2017. June B. Brown, Interim General Counsel. [FR Doc. 2017–15369 Filed 7–20–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Agricultural Marketing Service [Document Number AMS–NOP–17–0038; NOP–17–06] sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES Notice of Meeting of the National Organic Standards Board Agricultural Marketing Service, USDA. ACTION: Notice of public meeting, via teleconference, of the National Organic Standards Board (NOSB). AGENCY: In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:50 Jul 20, 2017 Jkt 241001 amended, the Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), is announcing a meeting of the National Organic Standards Board (NOSB) to discuss the development of a proposal on aeroponics/bioponics/hydroponics. DATES: August 14, 2017. 1:00 p.m. ET– 3:00 p.m. ET. Conference Call: Instructions for accessing the teleconference are available on the AMS/NOP Web site. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Michelle Arsenault, Advisory Committee Specialist, National Organic Standards Board, USDA–AMS–NOP, 1400 Independence Ave. SW., Room 2642–S, Mail Stop 0268, Washington, DC 20250–0268; Phone: (202) 720–3252; Email: nosb@ams.usda.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The NOSB members will discuss the development of proposals on aeroponics/bioponics/ hydroponics for a future NOSB meeting. 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This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains documents other than rules 
or proposed rules that are applicable to the public. Notices of hearings 
and investigations, committee meetings, agency decisions and rulings, 
delegations of authority, filing of petitions and applications and agency 
statements of organization and functions are examples of documents 
appearing in this section.

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Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 139 / Friday, July 21, 2017 / 
Notices

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 AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION


Public Quarterly Meeting of the Board of Directors

AGENCY: United States African Development Foundation.

ACTION: Notice of meeting.

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SUMMARY: The US African Development Foundation (USADF) will hold its 
quarterly meeting of the Board of Directors to discuss the agency's 
programs and administration.

DATES: The meeting date is Monday, July 31, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will take place via teleconference, with staff 
congregating at USADF, 1400 I St. Northwest, Suite # 1000 (Main 
Conference Room), Washington, DC 20005-2246.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Marie-Cecile Groelsema, 202-233-8883.

    Authority:  Public Law 96-533 (22 U.S.C. 290h).

    Dated: July 18, 2017.
June B. Brown,
Interim General Counsel.
[FR Doc. 2017-15369 Filed 7-20-17; 8:45 am]
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