Department of Energy, Office of Fossil Energy.
Notice of open meeting.
This notice announces a meeting of the Ultra-Deepwater Advisory Committee. Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463, 86 Stat. 770) requires that notice of these meetings be announced in the Federal Register.
Friday, December 19, 2008, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Location: TMS, Inc., 955 L'Enfant Plaza North, SW., Suite 1500, Washington, DC 20024.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Elena Melchert, U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Oil and Natural Gas, Washington, DC 20585. Phone: 202-586-5600.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
Purpose of the Committee: The purpose of the Ultra-Deepwater Advisory Committee is to provide advice on development and implementation of programs related to ultra-deepwater natural gas and other petroleum resources to the Secretary of Energy and provide comments and recommendations and priorities for the Department of Energy Annual Plan per requirements of the Energy Policy Act of 2005, Title IX, Subtitle J, Section 999.
9:30 a.m.-10 a.m. Registration.
10 a.m.-11:45 a.m. Roll Call;
Opening Remarks by the Committee Chair; Remarks by Designated Federal Officer; Member discussion regarding organization and/or establishment of standing subcommittees; Committee vote; Member discussion regarding next steps.
11:45 a.m.-12 p.m. Public Comments.
12 p.m. Adjourn.
Public Participation: The meeting is open to the public. The Designated Federal Officer and the Chairman of the Start Printed Page 72782Committee will lead the meeting for the orderly conduct of business. If you would like to file a written statement with the Committee, you may do so either before or after the meeting. If you would like to make oral statements regarding any of the items on the agenda, you should contact Elena Melchert at the address or telephone number listed above. You must make your request for an oral statement at least 10 business days prior to the meeting, and reasonable provisions will be made to include the presentation on the agenda. Public comment will follow the 5 minute rule.
Minutes: The minutes of this meeting will be available for public review and copying within 60 days at the Freedom of Information Public Reading Room, Room 1G-033, 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 November 24, 2008.
Deputy Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. E8-28446 Filed 11-28-08; 8:45 am]
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