In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. App.) announcement is made of the following committee meeting:
Name: National Advisory Committee for Tobacco Inspection Services.
Date: February 17, 2000.
Time: 9 a.m.
Place: United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS), Tobacco Programs, Flue-Cured Tobacco Cooperative Stabilization Corporation, Room 223, 1306 Annapolis Drive, Raleigh, North Carolina 27608.
Purpose: To elect officers, review various regulations issued pursuant to the Tobacco Inspection Act (7 U.S.C. 511 et seq.), and to discuss the level of tobacco inspection and related services. The Committee will recommend the desired level of services to be provided to producers by AMS and an appropriate fee structure to fund the recommended services for the 2000-2001 selling season.
The meeting is open to the public. Persons, other than members, who wish to address the Committee at the meeting should contact John P. Duncan III, Deputy Administrator, Tobacco Programs, AMS, USDA, Room 502 Annex Building, P.O. Box 96456, Washington, D.C. 20090-6456; (202) 205-0567, prior to the meeting. Written statements may be submitted to the Committee before, at, or after the meeting. If you need any accommodations to participate in the meeting, please contact the Tobacco Programs at (202) 205-0567 by February 8, 2000 and inform us of your needs.Start Signature
Dated: January 27, 2000.
John P. Duncan III,
Deputy Administrator, Tobacco Programs.
[FR Doc. 00-2272 Filed 2-1-00; 8:45 am]
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