Notice is hereby given in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act that a meeting of the National Capital Memorial Commission (the Commission) will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, October 20, at the National Building Museum, Room 312, 5th and F Streets, NW., Washington, D.C.
The purpose of the meeting will be to discuss currently authorized and proposed memorials in the District of Columbia and environs.
In addition to discussing general matters and routine business, the Commission will consider:
(a) National Capital Planning Commission Memorials and Museums Master Plan.
Status report on legislative actions of the 106th Congress on memorial bills.
The Commission was established by Public Law 99-652, the Commemorative Works Act, to advise the Secretary and the Administrator, General Services Administration, (the Administrator) on policy and procedures for establishment of (and proposals to establish) commemorative works in the District of Columbia and its environs, as well as such other matters as it may deem appropriate concerning commemorative works.
The Commission examines each memorial proposal for conformance to the Commemorative Works Act, and makes recommendations to the Secretary and the Administrator and to Members and Committees of Congress. The Commission also serves as a source of information for persons seeking to establish memorials in Washington, D.C., and its environs.
The members of the Commission are as follows:
Director, National Park Service
Chairman, National Capital Planning Commission
Architect of the Capitol
Chairman, American Battle Monuments Commission
Chairman, Commission of Fine Arts
Mayor of the District of Columbia
Administrator, General Services Administration
Secretary of Defense
The meeting will be open to the public. Any person may file with the Commission a written statement Start Printed Page 58102concerning the matters to be discussed. Persons who wish to file a written statement or testify at the meeting or who want further information concerning the meeting may contact Ms. Nancy Young, Executive Secretary to the Commission, at (202) 619-7097.Start Signature
Dated: September 21, 2000.
Terry R. Carlstrom,
Regional Director, National Capital Region.
[FR Doc. 00-24796 Filed 9-26-00; 8:45 am]
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