Public Meeting of the Defense Advisory Committee on Military Compensation
On December 29, 2005, the Department of Defense published a notice of meeting (70 FR 77150) scheduled for January 24, 2006, 10 a.m. Due to last minute cancellations of committee members, attendance would be insufficient to conduct public deliberations, therefore the meeting is canceled. This announces the cancellation. This meeting will be rescheduled and announced at a later date.
Renewal of the Defense Business Board
The Defense Business Board has been renewed in consonance with the public interest, and in accordance with the provisions of Public Law 92-463, The ``Federal Advisory Committee Act.'' The Defense Business Board provides the Secretary of Defense independent advice and recommendations on effective strategies for the implementation of best business practices of interest to the Department of Defense. The Defense Business Board consists of a balanced membership of not more than 20 members, who are eminent authorities in the fields of management, production, logistics, personnel leadership, and defense industrial base.
Meeting of the Board of Regents of the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
The actions that will take place include the approval of the minutes from the Board of Regents meeting on November 7, 2005; acceptance of departmental reports; and the awarding of graduate degrees in the biomedical sciences from the Uniformed Services University (USU) School of Medicine. The President, USU; Dean, USU School of Medicine; Dean, USU Graduate School of Nursing; and Director, Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute will also present reports. These actions are necessary in order to remain an accredited medical school and to pursue our mission, which is to provide trained medical personnel to our uniformed services.