Department of Energy.
Notice of open meeting.
This notice announces an open meeting of the Biomass Research and Development Technical Advisory Committee under the Biomass Research and Development Act of 2000. The Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463, 86 Stat. 770) requires that agencies publish these notices in the Federal Register to allow for public participation. This notice announces the meeting of the Biomass Research and Development Technical Advisory Committee.
September 29, 2004.
Time: 8:30 a.m.
Hilton Crystal City Hotel at National Airport,2399 Jefferson Davis Highway,Arlington, VA 22202.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Don Richardson, Designated Federal Officer for the Committee, Office of Energy Start Printed Page 52663Efficiency and Renewable Energy, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20585; (202) 586-7766.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
Purpose of Meeting: To provide advice and guidance that promotes research and development leading to the production of biobased industrial products.
Tentative Agenda: Agenda will include discussions on the following:
- The Biomass R&D Technical Advisory Committee will meet to develop the 2004 Recommendations to the Secretaries of Energy and Agriculture.
- The Biomass R&D Technical Advisory Committee will begin developing its 2005 Work Plan.
Public Participation: In keeping with procedures, members of the public are welcome to observe the business of the Biomass Research and Development Technical Advisory Committee. To attend the meeting and/or to make oral statements regarding any of the items on the agenda, you should contact Don Richardson at 202-586-7766 or the Biomass Initiative at firstname.lastname@example.org (e-mail). You must make your request for an oral statement at least 5 business days before the meeting. Members of the public will be heard in the order in which they sign up at the beginning of the meeting. Reasonable provision will be made to include the scheduled oral statements on the agenda. The Chair of the Committee will make every effort to hear the views of all interested parties. If you would like to file a written statement with the Committee, you may do so either before or after the meeting. The Chair will conduct the meeting to facilitate the orderly conduct of business.
Minutes: The minutes of the meeting will be available for public review and copying within 60 days at the Freedom of Information Public Reading Room; Room 1E-190; Forrestal Building; 1000 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC, between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays.Start Signature
Issued at Washington, DC, on August 23, 2004.
Carol A. Matthews,
Acting Advisory Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 04-19605 Filed 8-26-04; 8:45 am]
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