National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Commerce.
Notice of public meeting.
This notice sets forth the schedule and proposed agenda of a forthcoming meeting of the Sea Grant Advisory Board (Board). Board members will discuss and provide advice on the National Sea Grant College Program in the areas of program evaluation, strategic planning, education and extension, science and technology programs, and other matters as described in the agenda found on the National Sea Grant College Program Web site at http://www.seagrant.noaa.gov/leadership/advisory_board.html.
The announced meeting is scheduled for Saturday, October 16—Sunday October 17, 2010.
The meeting will be held at The Astor Crowne Plaza Hotel, 739 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70130.
Status: The meeting will be open to public participation with a 15-minute public comment period on October 17 at 2:45 p.m. CDT (check Web site to confirm time.) The Board expects that public statements presented at its meetings will not be repetitive of previously submitted verbal or written statements. In general, each individual or group making a verbal presentation will be limited to a total time of three (3) minutes. Written comments should be received by the Designated Federal Officer by October 8, 2010 to provide sufficient time for Board review. Written comments received after October 8, 2010, will be distributed to the Board, but may not be reviewed prior to the meeting date. Seats will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Ms. Elizabeth Ban, Designated Federal Officer, National Sea Grant College Program, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, 1315 East-West Highway, Room 11843, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910, (301) 734-1082.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
The Board, which consists of a balanced representation from academia, industry, state government and citizens groups, was established in 1976 by Section 209 of the Sea Grant Improvement Act (Pub. L. 94-461, 33 U.S.C. 1128). The Board advises the Secretary of Commerce and the Director of the National Sea Grant College Program with respect to operations under the Act, and such other matters as the Secretary refers to them for review and advice.
The agenda for this meeting can be found at http://www.seagrant.noaa.gov/leadership/advisory_board.html.Start Signature
Dated: September 22, 2010.
Mark E. Brown,
Chief Financial Officer, Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
[FR Doc. 2010-24309 Filed 9-27-10; 8:45 am]
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