The Advisory Committee on Nuclear Waste (ACNW) will hold Planning and Procedures meetings on September 20 and 22, 2005, in Las Vegas, Nevada. The meetings will be open to public attendance, with the exception of portions that will be closed pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552b (c) (2) and (6) to discuss organizational and personnel matters that relate solely to internal personnel rules and practices of ACNW, and information the release of which would constitute a clearly unwarranted invasion of personal privacy. The agenda for the subject meetings shall be as follows:
Tuesday, September 20, 2005, 8 a.m.-9:30 a.m. (Open)
The Committee will discuss proposed ACNW activities and related matters. The purpose of this meeting is to gather information, analyze relevant issues and facts, and formulate proposed positions and actions, as appropriate, for deliberation by the full Committee.
Thursday, September 22, 2005, 8:30 a.m.-12 Noon (Closed)
The Committee will discuss current and future challenges, and future needs (e.g., staffing, qualification).
Thursday, September 22, 2005, 1:30 p.m.-5 p.m. (Open)
The Committee will (1) evaluate ACNW's progress against the 2005-2006 Action Plan, (2) determine a path forward and action items to keep the Committee on track to successfully accomplish Action Plan items not yet completed, and (3) determine whether changes are needed to the Action Plan.
Members of the public desiring to provide oral statements and/or written comments should notify the Designated Federal Official, Ms. Sharon A. Steele (Telephone: 301/415-6805) between 8 Start Printed Page 53695a.m. and 5:15 p.m. (ET) five days prior to the meeting, if possible, so that appropriate arrangements can be made. Electronic recordings will be permitted only during those portions of the meeting that are open to the public.
Further information regarding this meeting can be obtained by contacting the Designated Federal Official between 8:30 a.m. and 5:15 p.m. (e.t.). Persons planning to attend this meeting are urged to contact the above named individual at least two working days prior to the meeting to be advised of any potential changes in the agenda.Start Signature
Dated: September 1, 2005.
Sharon A. Steele,
Acting Branch Chief, ACRS/ACNW.
[FR Doc. E5-4902 Filed 9-8-05; 8:45 am]
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