Notice is hereby given, pursuant to the provisions of the rules and regulations of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights (Commission), and the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), that a planning meeting of the Kansas Advisory Committee to the Commission will convene by conference call at 2:30 p.m. and adjourn at approximately 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 17, 2009. The purpose of this meeting is the Committee will convene to receive information from the State party leaders of the Kansas Democratic and Republican Parties. This information will be used in preparation for the Committees civil rights project “Civil Rights Implications of Kansas's Caucus Process and Related Voting Rights Issues.”
This meeting is available to the public through the following toll-free call-in number: (866) 364-7584, conference call access code number 18161461. Any interested member of the public may call this number and listen to the meeting. Callers can expect to incur charges for calls they initiate over wireless lines, and the Commission will not refund any incurred charges. Callers will incur no charge for calls they initiate over land-line connections to the toll-free telephone number. Persons with hearing impairments may also follow the proceedings by first calling the Federal Relay Service at 1-800-977-8339 and providing the Service with the conference call number and contact name Farella E. Robinson.
To ensure that the Commission secures an appropriate number of lines for the public, persons are asked to register by contacting Corrine Sanders of the Central Regional Office and TTY/TDD telephone number, by 4 p.m. on September 11, 2009.
Members of the public are entitled to submit written comments. The comments must be received in the regional office by September 25, 2009. The address is U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, 400 State Avenue, Suite 908, Kansas City, Kansas 66101. Comments may be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Records generated by this meeting may be inspected and reproduced at the Central Regional Office, as they become available, both before and after the meeting. Persons interested in the work of this advisory committee are advised to go to the Commission's Web site, http://www.usccr.gov, or to contact the Central Regional Office at the above e-mail or street address.
The meeting will be conducted pursuant to the provisions of the rules and regulations of the Commission and FACA.Start Signature
Dated in Washington, DC, August 31, 2009.
Acting Chief, Regional Programs Coordination Unit.
[FR Doc. E9-21836 Filed 9-9-09; 8:45 am]
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