Pursuant to section 10 (a) (2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463), as amended, notice is hereby given that a meeting of the National Council on the Arts will be held on October 29, 2004 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. (ending time is tentative) in Room M-09 at the Nancy Hanks Center, 1100 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20506.
This meeting will be open to the public on a space available basis. Following opening remarks and announcements, new Council members will be sworn in (tentative) and there will be an update on National Leadership Initiatives and on Congressional/White House activities. The meeting will include two presentations. The first, on Shakespeare in American Communities, will focus on the Alabama Shakespeare Company's tour of military bases. The second will be related to the Martha Graham Dance Company and copyright issues. This will be followed by review and voting on applications and guidelines. The meeting will conclude with general discussion.
If, in the course of the open session discussion, it becomes necessary for the Council to discuss non-public commercial or financial information of intrinsic value, the Council will go into closed session pursuant to subsection (c)(4) of the Government in the Sunshine Act, 5 U.S.C. 552b. Additionally, discussion concerning purely personal information about individuals, submitted with grant applications, such as personal biographical and salary data or medical information, may be conducted by the Council in closed session in accordance with subsection (c)(6) of 5 U.S.C. 552b.
Any interested persons may attend, as observers, Council discussions and reviews that are open to the public. If you need special accommodations due to a disability, please contact the Office of AccessAbility, National Endowment for the Arts, 1100 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20506, 202/682-5532, TTY-TDD 202/682-5429, at least seven (7) days prior to the meeting.
Further information with reference to this meeting can be obtained from the Office of Communications, National Endowment for the Arts, Washington, DC 20506, at 202/682-5570.Start Signature
Dated: October 1, 2004.
Panel Coordinator, Office of Guidelines and Panel Operations.
[FR Doc. 04-22499 Filed 10-5-04; 8:45 am]
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