Federal Economic Statistics Advisory Committee Meeting
Notice Of Public Meeting.
The Bureau of the Census (U.S. Census Bureau) is giving notice of a meeting of the Federal Economic Statistics Advisory Committee (FESAC). The Committee will advise the Directors of the Economics and Statistics Administration's (ESA) two statistical agencies, the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) and the Census Bureau, and the Commissioner of the Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) on statistical methodology and other technical matters related to the collection, tabulation, and analysis of federal economic statistics. Last minute changes to the agenda are possible, which could prevent giving advance public notice of schedule adjustments.
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December 9, 2011. The meeting will begin at approximately 9 a.m. and adjourn at approximately 5 p.m.
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The meeting will be held at the Bureau of Economic Analysis, 1441 L. Street NW., 2nd Floor Conference Suite, Washington, DC 20230-0001.
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Barbara K. Atrostic, Designated Federal Official, Department of Commerce, U.S. Census Bureau, Center for Economic Studies Room 2K135, 4600 Silver Hill Road, Washington, DC 20233, telephone (301) 763-6442. For TTY callers, please use the Federal Relay Service 1 (800) 877-8339.
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Members of the FESAC are appointed by the Secretary of Commerce. The Committee provides scientific and technical expertise, as appropriate, to the Directors of the BEA, the Census Bureau, and the Commissioner of the Department of Labor's BLS, on statistical methodology and other technical matters related to the collection, tabulation, and analysis of federal economic statistics. The Committee has been established in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Title 5, United States Code, Appendix 2, and Section10).
The meeting is open to the public, and a brief period is set aside for public comments and questions. Persons with extensive questions or statements must submit them in writing at least three days before the meeting to the Designated Federal Official named above. If you plan to attend the meeting, please register by Monday, December 5, 2011. You may access the online registration form with the following link: http://www.regonline.com/fesac_dec2011_meeting. Seating is available to the public on a first-come, first-served basis.
This meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should also be directed to the Designated Federal Official as soon as known, and preferably two weeks prior to the meeting.
Dated: November 15, 2011.
Robert M. Groves,
Director, Bureau of the Census.
[FR Doc. 2011-30129 Filed 11-21-11; 8:45 am]
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