Veterans and Community Oversight and Engagement Board, Notice of Meeting, 53566 [2017-24878]

Download as PDF 53566 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 220 / Thursday, November 16, 2017 / Notices submitted in CY16 to the Bureau of Transportation Statistics). We invite comments on (a) whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Department, including whether the information will have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the Department’s estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. All comments will also become a matter of public record on the docket. Issued this 8th day of November 2017, at Washington, DC. Claire W. Barrett, DOT Chief Privacy & Information Governance Officer, Office of the Secretary. [FR Doc. 2017–24834 Filed 11–15–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–9X–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Veterans and Community Oversight and Engagement Board, Notice of Meeting asabaliauskas on DSKBBXCHB2PROD with NOTICES The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under the Federal Advisory Committee Act that the Veterans and Community Oversight and Engagement Board (Board) will meet on December 5–7, 2017, at 11301 Wilshire Boulevard, Building 500, Room 1281, Los Angeles, CA, from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. (Pacific). Sessions are open to the public, except when the Committee is conducting tours of VA facilities, participating in off-site events, and participating in workgroup sessions. Tours of VA facilities are closed, to VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:52 Nov 15, 2017 Jkt 244001 protect Veterans’ privacy and personal information. The Board is a statutory board established by the West Los Angeles Leasing Act of 2016 on September 29, 2016. The purpose of the Board is to provide advice and make recommendations to the Secretary of Veterans Affairs on: Identifying the goals of the community and Veteran partnership; improving services and outcomes for Veterans, members of the Armed Forces, and the families of such Veterans and members; and on the implementation of the Draft Master Plan approved by the Secretary on January 28, 2016, and on the creation and implementation of any successor master plans. On Tuesday, December 5, the Board will convene an open session from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The agenda will include briefings from officials at the VA and other VA entities to include: Training on Federal advisory committees and Ethics; guidance to the Board members on their roles and responsibilities. The Board will be broken into small groups to participate in a facilitated working-group activity for the balance of the day, and report out to the full committee to complete the day. On Wednesday, December 6, the Board will convene an open session from 9:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. The agenda will include briefings on the West LA Leasing Act of 2016, and a detailed briefing on the Draft Master Plan (with updates). From 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., the Board will convene in a closed session as it tours the West LA Campus. The Board will reconvene an open session at 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at which, the Board members will once again participate in Committee Facilitated discussions followed by additional facilitated subcommittee discussions. The day will conclude with PO 00000 Frm 00117 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 any closing remarks and guidance from the Board Chair. On Thursday, December 7, the Board will convene an open session from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and will begin with reports or comments from the subcommittee facilitated discussion, and discussion of topics and schedule for upcoming meetings. Additionally, time will be allocated for receiving public comments on December 7, at 9:45 a.m. Public comments shall be limited to five minutes each. Individuals wishing to make oral statements before the Board will be accommodated on a first come first serve basis. Individuals who speak are invited to submit a 1–2 page summary of their comments at the time of the meeting for inclusion in the official record. The Board will accept written comments from interested parties on issues outlined in the meeting agenda, as well as other issues affecting identifying the goals of the community and Veteran partnership; improving services and outcomes for Veterans, members of the Armed Forces, and the families of such Veterans and members; and on the implementation of the Draft Master Plan. Such comments should be sent to Eugene W. Skinner, Jr., Designated Federal Officer, Veterans Experience Office via email to Eugene.Skinner@va.gov. Note: Videotaping and/or digital recording is not permitted at the meeting unless allowed by the Designated Federal Officer. Any member of the public seeking additional information should contact Mr. Skinner, via email at Eugene.Skinner@va.gov or by phone at (202) 631–7645. Dated: November 13, 2017. Jelessa M. Burney, Federal Advisory Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2017–24878 Filed 11–15–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P E:\FR\FM\16NON1.SGM 16NON1

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[FR Doc No: 2017-24878]


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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS


Veterans and Community Oversight and Engagement Board, Notice of 
Meeting

    The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under the 
Federal Advisory Committee Act that the Veterans and Community 
Oversight and Engagement Board (Board) will meet on December 5-7, 2017, 
at 11301 Wilshire Boulevard, Building 500, Room 1281, Los Angeles, CA, 
from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. (Pacific). Sessions are open to the 
public, except when the Committee is conducting tours of VA facilities, 
participating in off-site events, and participating in workgroup 
sessions. Tours of VA facilities are closed, to protect Veterans' 
privacy and personal information.
    The Board is a statutory board established by the West Los Angeles 
Leasing Act of 2016 on September 29, 2016. The purpose of the Board is 
to provide advice and make recommendations to the Secretary of Veterans 
Affairs on: Identifying the goals of the community and Veteran 
partnership; improving services and outcomes for Veterans, members of 
the Armed Forces, and the families of such Veterans and members; and on 
the implementation of the Draft Master Plan approved by the Secretary 
on January 28, 2016, and on the creation and implementation of any 
successor master plans.
    On Tuesday, December 5, the Board will convene an open session from 
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The agenda will include briefings from officials 
at the VA and other VA entities to include: Training on Federal 
advisory committees and Ethics; guidance to the Board members on their 
roles and responsibilities. The Board will be broken into small groups 
to participate in a facilitated working-group activity for the balance 
of the day, and report out to the full committee to complete the day.
    On Wednesday, December 6, the Board will convene an open session 
from 9:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. The agenda will include briefings on the 
West LA Leasing Act of 2016, and a detailed briefing on the Draft 
Master Plan (with updates). From 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., the Board 
will convene in a closed session as it tours the West LA Campus. The 
Board will reconvene an open session at 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at 
which, the Board members will once again participate in Committee 
Facilitated discussions followed by additional facilitated subcommittee 
discussions. The day will conclude with any closing remarks and 
guidance from the Board Chair.
    On Thursday, December 7, the Board will convene an open session 
from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and will begin with reports or comments 
from the subcommittee facilitated discussion, and discussion of topics 
and schedule for upcoming meetings. Additionally, time will be 
allocated for receiving public comments on December 7, at 9:45 a.m. 
Public comments shall be limited to five minutes each. Individuals 
wishing to make oral statements before the Board will be accommodated 
on a first come first serve basis. Individuals who speak are invited to 
submit a 1-2 page summary of their comments at the time of the meeting 
for inclusion in the official record. The Board will accept written 
comments from interested parties on issues outlined in the meeting 
agenda, as well as other issues affecting identifying the goals of the 
community and Veteran partnership; improving services and outcomes for 
Veterans, members of the Armed Forces, and the families of such 
Veterans and members; and on the implementation of the Draft Master 
Plan. Such comments should be sent to Eugene W. Skinner, Jr., 
Designated Federal Officer, Veterans Experience Office via email to 
Eugene.Skinner@va.gov. Note: Videotaping and/or digital recording is 
not permitted at the meeting unless allowed by the Designated Federal 
Officer.
    Any member of the public seeking additional information should 
contact Mr. Skinner, via email at Eugene.Skinner@va.gov or by phone at 
(202) 631-7645.

    Dated: November 13, 2017.
Jelessa M. Burney,
Federal Advisory Committee Management Officer.
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