National Institute for Literacy (NIFL).
This notice sets forth the schedule and proposed agenda of a forthcoming meeting of the National Institute for Literacy Board (Advisory Board). This notice also describes the function of the Advisory Board. Notice of this meeting is required under Section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act. This document is intended to notify the general public of their opportunity to attend the meeting.
DATE AND TIME: March 4, 2003 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and March 5, 2003 from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
National Institute for Literacy, 1775 I Street, NW., Suite 730, Washington, DC 20006.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Liz Hollis, Special Assistant to the Director, National Institute for Literacy, 1775 I Street, NW., Suite 730, Washington, DC 20006. Telephone number (202) 233-2072, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
The Advisory Board is established under the Workforce Investment Act of 1998, Title II of Pub. L. 105-220, Sec. 242, the National Institute for Literacy. The Advisory Board consists of ten individuals appointed by the President with the advice and consent of the Senate. The Advisory Board is established to advise and make recommendations to the Interagency Group, composed of the Secretaries of Education, Labor, and Health and Human Services, which administers the National Institute for Literacy (Institute). The Interagency Group considers the Advisory Board 's recommendations in planning the goals of the Institute and in the implementation of any programs to achieve the goals of the Institute. Specifically, the Advisory Board performs the following functions: (a) Makes recommendations concerning the appointment of the Director and the staff of the Institute; (b) provides independent advice on operation of the Institute; and (c) receives reports from the Interagency Group and Director of the Institute. In addition, the Institute consults with the Advisory Board on the award of fellowships. The National Institute for Literacy Advisory Board meeting on March 4-5, 2003, will focus on future and current NIFL program activities, the upcoming reauthorization of the Workforce Investment Act, and other relevant literacy activities and issues. Records are kept of all Advisory Board proceedings and are available for public inspection at the National Institute for Literacy, 1775 I Street, NW, Suite 730, Washington, DC 20006, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.Start Signature
Dated: February 14, 2003.
Sandra L. Baxter,
Interim Executive Director.
[FR Doc. 03-4141 Filed 2-19-03; 8:45 am]
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