Pursuant to the authority contained in Section 512 of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA), 29 U.S.C. 1142, the Working Group assigned by the Advisory Council on Employee Welfare and Pension Benefit Plans to study the issue of phased retirement will hold an open public meeting on Thursday, June 1, 2000 in Room N-5437 A-D, U.S. Department of Labor Building, Second and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20210.
The purpose of the open meeting, which will run from 9:30 a.m. to approximately noon, is for Working Group members to hear testimony concerning workforce demographic trends and current practices in phased retirement plans.
Members of the public are encouraged to file a written statement pertaining to the topic by submitting 20 copies on or before May 26, 200 to Sharon Morrissey, Executive Secretary, ERISA Advisory Council, U.S. Department of Labor, Room N-5677, 200 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20210. Individuals or representatives of organizations wishing to address the Working Group should forward their request to the Executive Secretary or telephone (202) 219-8753. Oral presentations will be limited to 10 minutes, but an extended statement may be submitted for the record. Individuals with disabilities who need special accommodations should contact Sharon Morrissey by May 26 at the address indicated in this notice.
Organizations or individuals may also submit statements for the record without testifying. Twenty (20) copies of such statements should be sent to the Executive Secretary of the Advisory Council at the above address. Papers will be accepted and included in the record of the meeting if received on or before May 26.Start Signature
Signed at Washington, DC this 12th day of May 2000.
Acting Assistant Secretary, Pension and Welfare Benefits Administration.
[FR Doc. 00-12402 Filed 5-16-00; 8:45 am]
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