Department of Energy, Office of Fossil Energy.
Notice of open meeting.
This notice announces a meeting of the Ultra-Deepwater Advisory Committee. The Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463, 86 Stat. 770) requires that public notice of this meeting be announced in the Federal Register.
Wednesday, July 15, 2009, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. (EST).
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 architecture and technology 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 999D.
8 a.m.-11:45 a.m.—Welcome and Introduction, Opening Remarks, Presentation on Status of DOE Oil and Natural Gas Program, section 999 Planning Process, Status of Ultra-Deepwater Program, Overview of Response to section 999D Advisory Committee Recommendations, and Facilitated Discussions.
11:45 a.m.-12 p.m. Public Comments.
Public Participation: The meeting is open to the public. The Designated Federal Officer and the Chairman of the Committee 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 five 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 June 25, 2009.
Deputy Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. E9-15400 Filed 6-29-09; 8:45 am]
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