Sunshine Act Meeting Notice, 53028 [2018-22963]

Download as PDF 53028 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 203 / Friday, October 19, 2018 / Notices Additional Information The meeting is free and open to the public. If you require a translator or interpreter, please notify the individual listed below as the CONTACT PERSON FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, at least three business days prior to the meeting. A conference call line will be provided for those who cannot attend in person. Please use the following dial-in number to join the conference: Dial In: 1 (630) 691–2748 Audience US Toll. Confirmation Number: 47604548. The CSB is an independent federal agency charged with investigating incidents and hazards that result, or may result, in the catastrophic release of extremely hazardous substances. The agency’s Board Members are appointed by the President and confirmed by the Senate. CSB investigations look into all aspects of chemical accidents and hazards, including physical causes such as equipment failure as well as inadequacies in regulations, industry standards, and safety management systems. Public Comment The time provided for public statements will depend upon the number of people who wish to speak. Speakers should assume that their presentations will be limited to three minutes or less, but commenters may submit written statements for the record. CONTACT PERSON FOR MORE INFORMATION: Hillary Cohen, Communications Manager, at public@csb.gov or (202) 446–8094. Further information about this public meeting can be found on the CSB website at: www.csb.gov. Dated: October 16, 2018. Raymond Porfiri, Deputy General Counsel, Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board. [FR Doc. 2018–22934 Filed 10–17–18; 11:15 am] BILLING CODE 6350–01–P CIVIL RIGHTS COMMISSION Sunshine Act Meeting Notice United States Commission on Civil Rights. ACTION: Notice of Commission public briefing, Are Rights a Reality? Evaluating Federal Civil Rights Enforcement. amozie on DSK3GDR082PROD with NOTICES1 AGENCY: Friday, November 2, 2018, 9:00 a.m. ET. ADDRESSES: Place: National Place Building, 1331 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, DATES: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:10 Oct 18, 2018 Jkt 247001 11th Floor, Suite 1150, Washington, DC 20245 (Entrance on F Street NW). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brian Walch, (202) 376–8371; TTY: (202) 376–8116; publicaffairs@ usccr.gov. The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights will hold a public briefing to evaluate federal civil rights enforcement, examining in particular Fiscal Years 2016 through 2018. With this assessment, the Commission asks: What are the key elements for effective civil rights enforcement? Do federal agencies have sufficient resources to fulfill their enforcement responsibilities? Most importantly, is the federal government satisfying its obligation to the American people to protect and vindicate their civil rights, including in education, housing, healthcare, employment, policing, the justice system, and other areas? Commissioners will hear from current and former senior federal government officials, academic and legal experts, and advocates. We will also offer an open comment session in which members of the public will be able to address the Commission (see below). The Commission will issue a report from this investigation in fall 2019, including findings and recommendations. This briefing is open to the public. The event will also live-stream at https://www.youtube.com/user/USCCR/ videos. (Please note that streaming information is subject to change.) If attending in person, we ask that you RSVP to publicaffairs@usccr.gov. Persons with disabilities who need accommodation should contact Pamela Dunston at 202–376–8105 or at access@ usccr.gov at least seven (7) business days before the date of the meeting. We will offer an open comment session in which members of the public will be able to address the Commission. Detailed information on this open comment session will be announced on the Commission’s website (www.usccr.gov), Twitter (www.twitter.com/USCCRgov), and Facebook (www.facebook.com/ USCCRgov/) in advance of the briefing. In addition, the Commission welcomes the submission of additional material for consideration as we prepare our report. Please submit such information to enforcement@usccr.gov no later than December 17, 2018. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Are Rights a Reality? Evaluating Federal Civil Rights Enforcement Introductory Remarks: Chair Catherine E. 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AGENCY: ACTION: Notice is hereby given, pursuant to the provisions of the rules and regulations of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights (Commission), and the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) that a meeting of the West Virginia Advisory Committee to the Commission will convene by conference call at 12 p.m. (EST) on Friday, November 2, 2018. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss plans for preparing the Committee report on the collateral consequences of a felony record on West Virginians’ access to employment, housing, professional licenses and public benefits. DATES: Friday, November 2, at 12 p.m. EST. Public Call-In Information: Conference call-in number: 1–877–604– 9665 and conference call ID: 5788080. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ivy Davis at ero@usccr.gov or by phone at 202–376–7533. 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CIVIL RIGHTS COMMISSION


Sunshine Act Meeting Notice

AGENCY: United States Commission on Civil Rights.

ACTION: Notice of Commission public briefing, Are Rights a Reality? 
Evaluating Federal Civil Rights Enforcement.

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DATES: Friday, November 2, 2018, 9:00 a.m. ET.

ADDRESSES: Place: National Place Building, 1331 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, 
11th Floor, Suite 1150, Washington, DC 20245 (Entrance on F Street NW).

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brian Walch, (202) 376-8371; TTY: 
(202) 376-8116; [email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights will 
hold a public briefing to evaluate federal civil rights enforcement, 
examining in particular Fiscal Years 2016 through 2018. With this 
assessment, the Commission asks: What are the key elements for 
effective civil rights enforcement? Do federal agencies have sufficient 
resources to fulfill their enforcement responsibilities? Most 
importantly, is the federal government satisfying its obligation to the 
American people to protect and vindicate their civil rights, including 
in education, housing, healthcare, employment, policing, the justice 
system, and other areas?
    Commissioners will hear from current and former senior federal 
government officials, academic and legal experts, and advocates. We 
will also offer an open comment session in which members of the public 
will be able to address the Commission (see below).
    The Commission will issue a report from this investigation in fall 
2019, including findings and recommendations.
    This briefing is open to the public. The event will also live-
stream at https://www.youtube.com/user/USCCR/videos. (Please note that 
streaming information is subject to change.) If attending in person, we 
ask that you RSVP to [email protected]. Persons with disabilities 
who need accommodation should contact Pamela Dunston at 202-376-8105 or 
at [email protected] at least seven (7) business days before the date of 
the meeting.
    We will offer an open comment session in which members of the 
public will be able to address the Commission. Detailed information on 
this open comment session will be announced on the Commission's website 
(www.usccr.gov), Twitter (www.twitter.com/USCCRgov), and Facebook 
(www.facebook.com/USCCRgov/) in advance of the briefing.
    In addition, the Commission welcomes the submission of additional 
material for consideration as we prepare our report. Please submit such 
information to [email protected] no later than December 17, 2018.

Are Rights a Reality? Evaluating Federal Civil Rights Enforcement

Introductory Remarks: Chair Catherine E. Lhamon: 9:00 a.m.-9:10 a.m.
Panel One: Current and Former Federal Agency Officials, Larger Civil 
Rights Offices: 9:10 a.m.-10:40 a.m.
Panel Two: Current and Former Federal Agency Officials, Smaller Civil 
Rights Offices: 10:50 a.m.-12:10 p.m.
Panel Three: Advocates and Community Experts in Civil Rights 
Enforcement: 1:10 p.m.-2:30 p.m.
Panel Four: Academics and Legal Experts in Civil Rights Enforcement: 
2:40 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Open Public Comment Session: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Adjourn: 6:00 p.m.

    Dated: October 17, 2018.
David Mussatt,
Supervisory Chief, Regional Programs Unit.
[FR Doc. 2018-22963 Filed 10-17-18; 11:15 am]
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