Pursuant to section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. Start Printed Page 32362 L. 92-463), as amended, notice is hereby given that a meeting of the National Council on the Arts will be held on June 26-27, 2008 in Rooms 527 and M-09 at the Nancy Hanks Center, 1100 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20506.
A portion of this meeting, from 2 p.m.-5 p.m. on June 26th, will be closed for National Medal of Arts review and recommendations. The remainder of the meeting, from 9 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. on June 27th (ending time is approximate), will be open to the public on a space available basis. After opening remarks and announcements, including a tribute to Robert Rauschenberg, there will be an update from the Government Affairs office. The meeting will include a presentation on The Big Read. After the presentation the Council will review and vote on applications and guidelines, and the meeting will conclude with a 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: June 2, 2008.
Panel Coordinator, Office of Guidelines and Panel Operations.
[FR Doc. E8-12666 Filed 6-5-08; 8:45 am]
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