U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission.
Notice of open public hearing—February 4, 2010, Washington, DC.
Notice is hereby given of the following hearing of the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission.
Name: Daniel M. Slane, Chairman of the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission.
The Commission is mandated by Congress to investigate, assess, and report to Congress annually on “the national security implications of the economic relationship between the United States and the People's Republic of China.”
Pursuant to this mandate, the Commission will hold a public hearing in Washington, DC on February 4, 2010, to address “China's Activities in Southeast Asia and the Implications on U.S. Interests.”
This is the first public hearing the Commission will hold during its 2010 report cycle to collect input from leading academic, industry, and government experts on national security implications of the U.S. bilateral trade and economic relationship with China. The February 4 hearing will examine the political, economic, and security aspects of China's activities in Southeast Asia, China and regional forums, and their implications on U.S. interests.
The February 4 hearing will be Co-chaired by Vice Chairman Carolyn Bartholomew and Commissioner Larry M. Wortzel, PhD.
Any interested party may file a written statement by February 4, 2010, by mailing to the contact below. On February 4, the hearing will be held in two sessions, one in the morning and one in the afternoon. A portion of each panel will include a question and answer period between the Commissioners and the witnesses.
Transcripts of past Commission public hearings may be obtained from the USCC Web Site http://www.uscc.gov.
DATE AND TIME:
Thursday, February 4, 2010, 8:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. A detailed agenda for the hearing will be posted to the Commission's Web Site at http://www.uscc.gov as soon as available.
The hearing will be held on Capitol Hill in Room 562 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building located at First Street and Constitution Avenue, NE., Washington, DC 20510. Public seating is limited to about 50 people on a first come, first served basis. Advance reservations are not required.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Any member of the public wishing further information concerning the hearing should contact Kathy Michels, Associate Director for the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission, 444 North Capitol Street, NW., Suite 602, Washington DC 20001; phone: 202-624-1409, or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.Start Signature
Dated: January 14, 2010.
Kathleen J. Michels,
Associate Director, U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission.
[FR Doc. 2010-969 Filed 1-19-10; 8:45 am]
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