Pursuant to Section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463), as amended, notice is hereby given that four meetings of the Arts Advisory Panel to the National Council on the Arts will be held at the Nancy Hanks Center, 1100 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC, 20506 as follows (ending times are approximate):
Presenting/National Initiatives (application review): March 7, 2008. This meeting will be by teleconference from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. and will be closed.
Opera Honors (nominations review): March 11, 2008 in Room 527. This meeting, from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m., will be closed.
Opera Honors (nominations review): March 11, 2008 in Room 527. This meeting, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., will be closed.
Opera Honors (overview/policy discussion): March 11, 2008 in Room 527. This meeting, from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., will be open.
The closed portions of meetings are for the purpose of Panel review, discussion, evaluation, and recommendations on financial assistance under the National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities Act of 1965, as amended, including information given in confidence to the agency. In accordance with the determination of the Chairman of February 21, 2007, these sessions will be closed to the public pursuant to subsection (c)(6) of section 552b of Title 5, United States Code.
Any person may observe meetings, or portions thereof, of advisory panels that are open to the public, and if time allows, may be permitted to participate in the panel's discussions at the discretion of the panel chairman. 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, TDY-TDD 202/682-5496, at least seven (7) days prior to the meeting.
Further information with reference to these meetings can be obtained from Ms. Kathy Plowitz-Worden, Office of Guidelines & Panel Operations, National Endowment for the Arts, Washington, DC 20506, or call 202/682-5691.Start Signature
Dated: February 19, 2008.
Panel Coordinator, Panel Operations, National Endowment for the Arts.
[FR Doc. E8-3301 Filed 2-21-08; 8:45 am]
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