National Council on Disability.
This notice sets forth the schedule and proposed agenda of the forthcoming quarterly meeting of the National Council on Disability. Notice of this meeting is required under Section 522b(e)(1) of the Government in the Sunshine Act, (P.L. 94-409).
QUARTERLY MEETING DATES:
May 22-24, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Ritz Carlton San Juan Hotel, 6961 State Road No. 187, Isla Verde, Carolina, Puerto Rico.Start Further Info
FOR INFORMATION, CONTACT:
Mark S. Quigley, Public Affairs Specialist, National Council on Disability, 1331 F Street NW, Suite 1050, Washington, DC 20004-1107; 202-272-2004 (Voice), 202-272-2074 (TTY), 202-272-2022 (Fax).End Further Info
The National Council on Disability is an independent federal agency composed of 15 members appointed by the President and confirmed by the U.S. Senate. Its overall purpose is to promote policies, programs, practices, and procedures that guarantee equal opportunity for all people with disabilities, regardless of the nature of severity of the disability; and to empower people with disabilities to achieve economic self-sufficiency, independent living, and inclusion and integration into all aspects of society.
Those needing interpreters or other accommodations should notify the National Council on Disability prior to this meeting.
People with environmental illness must reduce their exposure to volatile chemical substances in order to attend this meeting. In order to reduce such exposure, we ask that you not wear perfumes or scents at the meeting. We also ask that you smoke only in designated areas and the privacy of your room. Smoking is prohibited in the meeting room and surrounding area.
This quarterly meeting of the National Council on Disability will be open to the public.
The proposed agenda includes:
Reports from the Chairperson and the Executive Director
Committee Meetings and Committee Reports
Executive Session (closed)
Records will be kept of all National Council on Disability proceedings and will be available after the meeting for public inspection at the National Council on Disability.Start Signature
Signed in Washington, DC, on March 27, 2000.
Ethel D. Briggs,
[FR Doc. 00-7820 Filed 3-27-00; 1:50 pm]
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