Defense Advisory Committee on Women in the Services; Notice of Federal Advisory Committee Meeting, 55096 [2017-25103]

Download as PDF 55096 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 222 / Monday, November 20, 2017 / Notices herein. If a member of the public is interested in making a verbal comment at the open meeting, that individual must submit a request, with a brief statement of the subject matter to be addressed by the comment, at least three (3) business days in advance to the committee DFO, via electronic mail, the preferred mode of submission, at the email address listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section. The committee DFO will log each request to make a comment, in the order received, and determine whether the subject matter of each comment is relevant to the panel’s mission and/or the topics to be addressed in this public meeting. A 30-minute period near the end of the meeting will be available for verbal public comments. Members of the public who have requested to make a verbal comment and whose comments have been deemed relevant under the process described in this paragraph, will be allotted no more than five (5) minutes during this period, and will be invited to speak in the order in which their requests were received by the DFO. Dated: November 14, 2017. Aaron Siegel, Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. [FR Doc. 2017–25036 Filed 11–17–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Office of the Secretary Defense Advisory Committee on Women in the Services; Notice of Federal Advisory Committee Meeting Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness, Department of Defense. ACTION: Notice of Federal Advisory Committee meeting. AGENCY: The Department of Defense (DoD) is publishing this notice to announce that the following Federal Advisory Committee meeting of the Defense Advisory Committee on Women in the Services (DACOWITS) will take place. SUMMARY: Day 1—Open to the public Tuesday, December 12, 2017, from 8:30 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. Day 2—Open to the public Wednesday, December 13, 2017, from 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. ADDRESSES: Hilton Alexandria—Mark Center (Arbor Conference Room), 5000 Seminary Road, Alexandria, VA 22311. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jessica Myers, (703) 697–2122 (Voice), nshattuck on DSK9F9SC42PROD with NOTICES DATES: VerDate Sep<11>2014 15:15 Nov 17, 2017 Jkt 244001 703–614–6233 (Facsimile), jessica.c.myers4.civ@mail.mil (Email). Mailing address is 4800 Mark Center Drive, Suite 04J25–01, Alexandria, VA 22350. Web site: http:// dacowits.defense.gov. The most up-todate changes to the meeting agenda can be found on the Web site. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This meeting is being held under the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) of 1972 (5 U.S.C., Appendix, as amended), the Government in the Sunshine Act of 1976 (5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended), and 41 CFR 102–3.140 and 102–3.150. Purpose of the Meeting: The purpose of the meeting is for the Committee to receive briefings and updates relating to their current work. The meeting will open with the Designated Federal Officer (DFO) giving a status update on the Committee’s requests for information. This will be followed with four panel discussions on the following topics: DoD Strategic Initiatives; a USMC Strengthening the Transformation Update; Military Service Academy Admissions; and School Residency Policies on Pregnancy. The second day of the meeting will open with a briefing from the DoD Transition to Veterans Program Office on Transition Assistance Program Curriculum and Resources. This will be followed by a briefing from the Department of Labor on Women Veteran Statistics. Day two will end with a Public Comment Period. Agenda: Tuesday, December 12, 2017, from 8:30 a.m. to 2:45 p.m.—Welcome, Introductions, and Announcements; Request for Information Status Update; Panel Discussion: DoD Strategic Initiatives; Panel Discussion: USMC Strengthening the Transformation; Panel Discussion: Military Service Academy Admissions; Panel Discussion: School Residency Policies on Pregnancy; Public Dismissed. Wednesday, December 13, 2017, from 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.— Welcome and Announcements; Briefing: Transition Assistance Program Curriculum & Resources; Briefing: Women Veteran Statistics; Public Comment Period; Public Dismissed. Meeting Accessibility: Pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended, and 41 CFR 102–3.140 through 102–3.165, this meeting is open to the public, subject to the availability of space. Written Statements: Pursuant to 41 CFR 102–3.140, and section 10(a)(3) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972, interested persons may submit a written statement for consideration by the DACOWITS. 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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Office of the Secretary


Defense Advisory Committee on Women in the Services; Notice of 
Federal Advisory Committee Meeting

AGENCY: Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness, 
Department of Defense.

ACTION: Notice of Federal Advisory Committee meeting.

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SUMMARY: The Department of Defense (DoD) is publishing this notice to 
announce that the following Federal Advisory Committee meeting of the 
Defense Advisory Committee on Women in the Services (DACOWITS) will 
take place.

DATES: Day 1--Open to the public Tuesday, December 12, 2017, from 8:30 
a.m. to 2:45 p.m.
    Day 2--Open to the public Wednesday, December 13, 2017, from 8:30 
a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

ADDRESSES: Hilton Alexandria--Mark Center (Arbor Conference Room), 5000 
Seminary Road, Alexandria, VA 22311.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jessica Myers, (703) 697-2122 (Voice), 
703-614-6233 (Facsimile), jessica.c.myers4.civ@mail.mil (Email). 
Mailing address is 4800 Mark Center Drive, Suite 04J25-01, Alexandria, 
VA 22350. Web site: http://dacowits.defense.gov. The most up-to-date 
changes to the meeting agenda can be found on the Web site.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This meeting is being held under the 
provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) of 1972 (5 
U.S.C., Appendix, as amended), the Government in the Sunshine Act of 
1976 (5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended), and 41 CFR 102-3.140 and 102-3.150.
    Purpose of the Meeting: The purpose of the meeting is for the 
Committee to receive briefings and updates relating to their current 
work. The meeting will open with the Designated Federal Officer (DFO) 
giving a status update on the Committee's requests for information. 
This will be followed with four panel discussions on the following 
topics: DoD Strategic Initiatives; a USMC Strengthening the 
Transformation Update; Military Service Academy Admissions; and School 
Residency Policies on Pregnancy. The second day of the meeting will 
open with a briefing from the DoD Transition to Veterans Program Office 
on Transition Assistance Program Curriculum and Resources. This will be 
followed by a briefing from the Department of Labor on Women Veteran 
Statistics. Day two will end with a Public Comment Period.
    Agenda: Tuesday, December 12, 2017, from 8:30 a.m. to 2:45 p.m.--
Welcome, Introductions, and Announcements; Request for Information 
Status Update; Panel Discussion: DoD Strategic Initiatives; Panel 
Discussion: USMC Strengthening the Transformation; Panel Discussion: 
Military Service Academy Admissions; Panel Discussion: School Residency 
Policies on Pregnancy; Public Dismissed. Wednesday, December 13, 2017, 
from 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.--Welcome and Announcements; Briefing: 
Transition Assistance Program Curriculum & Resources; Briefing: Women 
Veteran Statistics; Public Comment Period; Public Dismissed.
    Meeting Accessibility: Pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended, and 
41 CFR 102-3.140 through 102-3.165, this meeting is open to the public, 
subject to the availability of space.
    Written Statements: Pursuant to 41 CFR 102-3.140, and section 
10(a)(3) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972, interested 
persons may submit a written statement for consideration by the 
DACOWITS. Individuals submitting a written statement must submit their 
statement to the point of contact listed at the address in FOR FURTHER 
INFORMATION CONTACT no later than 5:00 p.m., Monday, December 4, 2017. 
If a written statement is not received by Monday, December 4, 2017, 
prior to the meeting, which is the subject of this notice, then it may 
not be provided to or considered by the DACOWITS until its next open 
meeting. The DFO will review all timely submissions with the DACOWITS 
Chair and ensure they are provided to the members of the Committee. If 
members of the public are interested in making an oral statement, a 
written statement should be submitted. After reviewing the written 
comments, the Chair and the DFO will determine who of the requesting 
persons will be able to make an oral presentation of their issue during 
an open portion of this meeting or at a future meeting. Pursuant to 41 
CFR 102-3.140(d), determination of who will be making an oral 
presentation is at the sole discretion of the Committee Chair and the 
DFO, and will depend on time available and if the topics are relevant 
to the Committee's activities. Five minutes will be allotted to persons 
desiring to make an oral presentation. Oral presentations by members of 
the public will be permitted only on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 from 
10:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. in front of the full Committee. The number of 
oral presentations to be made will depend on the number of requests 
received from members of the public.

    Dated: November 15, 2017.
Aaron Siegel,
Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense.
[FR Doc. 2017-25103 Filed 11-17-17; 8:45 am]
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