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Download as PDF jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES 68924 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 242 / Tuesday, December 17, 2019 / Notices VI. Award Administration Information 1. Award Notices: If a student application is successful, we notify the IHE’s U.S. Representative and U.S. Senators and send the IHE a Grant Award Notification (GAN); or we may send the IHE an email containing a link to access an electronic version of the GAN. We may notify the IHE informally, also. If a student application is not evaluated or not selected for funding, we notify the IHE. 2. Administrative and National Policy Requirements: We identify administrative and national policy requirements in the application package and reference these and other requirements in the Applicable Regulations section of this notice. We reference the regulations outlining the terms and conditions of an award in the Applicable Regulations section of this notice and include these and other specific conditions in the GAN. 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[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 242 (Tuesday, December 17, 2019)]
[Notices]
[Pages 68924-68925]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2019-27125]


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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY


Biological and Environmental Research Advisory Committee

AGENCY: Office of Science, Department of Energy.

ACTION: Notice of renewal.

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SUMMARY: Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, App.2, and 
Code of Federal Regulations, and following consultation with the 
Committee Management Secretariat, General Services Administration, 
notice is hereby given that the Biological and Environmental Research 
Advisory Committee's (BERAC) charter will be renewed for a two-year 
period. The Committee provides advice and

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recommendations to the Director, Office of Science on the biological 
and environmental research programs. Additionally, the renewal of the 
BERAC has been determined to be essential to conduct business of the 
Department of Energy's mission and to be in the public interest in 
connection with the performance of duties imposed upon the Department 
of Energy by law and agreement. The Committee will operate in 
accordance with the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 
and rules and regulations issued in implementation of that Act.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dr. Tristram West at (301) 903-5155 or 
email: [email protected].

    Signed in Washington, DC, on December 11, 2019.
Rachael J. Beitler,
Acting Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 2019-27125 Filed 12-16-19; 8:45 am]
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