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Federal Communications Commission.


Notice of public meeting.


In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, this notice advises interested persons that the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) Communications Security, Reliability, and Interoperability Council (CSRIC) will hold its fourth meeting on December 13, 2010, at 9 a.m. in the Commission Meeting Room of the Federal Communications Commission, Room TW-C305, 445 12th Street, SW., Washington, DC 20554.


December 13, 2010.


Federal Communications Commission, Room TW-C305 Start Printed Page 74051(Commission Meeting Room), 445 12th Street, SW., Washington, DC 20554.

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Jeffery Goldthorp, Designated Federal Officer of the FCC's CSRIC, (202) 418-1096 (voice) or (e-mail); or Lauren Kravetz, Deputy Designated Federal Officer of the FCC's CSRIC, 202-418-7944 (voice) or (e-mail).

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The CSRIC is a Federal Advisory Committee that provides recommendations to the FCC regarding best practices and actions the FCC can take to ensure optimal security, reliability, and interoperability of communications systems. On March 19, 2009, the FCC, pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, renewed the charter for the CSRIC for a period of two years, through March 18, 2011.

Members of the various working groups will report to the Council on conclusions and recommendations reached, or progress made thereto, with respect to the issues that are the focus of the group. Topics likely to be covered at this meeting include: Cybersecurity best practices, ISP network protection practices, transition to NG9-1-1, technical options for E9-1-1 location accuracy, priority service requirements for pandemic planning, and implementation of best practices. CSRIC may take action on recommendations presented.

Members of the general public may attend the meeting. The FCC will attempt to accommodate as many people as possible; however, admittance will be limited to seating availability. The Commission will provide audio and/or video coverage of the meeting over the Internet from the FCC's Web page at​live. The public may submit written comments before the meeting to Jeffery Goldthorp, the FCC's Designated Federal Officer for the CSRIC by e-mail to or U.S. Postal Service Mail to Jeffery Goldthorp, Associate Chief for Cybersecurity and Communications Reliability Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau, Federal Communications Commission, 445 12th Street, SW., Room 7-A325, Washington, DC 20554.

Open captioning will be provided for this event. Other reasonable accommodations for people with disabilities are available upon request. Requests for such accommodations should be submitted via e-mail to or by calling the Consumer & Governmental Affairs 418-0432 (TTY). Such requests should include a detailed description of the accommodation needed. In addition, please include a way the FCC can contact you if it needs more information. Please allow at least five days advance notice; last minute requests will be accepted, but may be impossible to fill.

Additional information regarding the CSRIC can be found at:​pshs/​advisory/​csric/​.

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Federal Communications Commission.

Marlene H. Dortch,


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[FR Doc. 2010-30005 Filed 11-29-10; 8:45 am]