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 meeting of the Oregon Advisory Committee to the Commission (Committee) will convene by conference call at 10:30 a.m. Pacific Time and adjourn at approximately 11:30 a.m. on December 9, 2013. The purpose of the meeting is to decide whether: (A) The Committee will do an overview examination of six topics—(i) immigration and the administration of justice, (ii) equal educational opportunity, (iii) civil rights of the mentally ill, (iv) human trafficking, (v) standing your ground laws, and (vi) women's rights issues; or (B) the Committee will focus on doing a more in-depth study on just one of these issues; or (C) the Committee will do an overview, but of just three or four of the possible six topics.
This meeting is available to the public through the following toll-free call-in number: 877-446-3914, conference ID: 5498730. 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 conference ID number.
Members of the public are entitled to submit written comments. The comments must be received in the regional office by January 9, 2014. The address is U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, Western Regional Office, 300 North Los Angeles St., Suite 2010, Los Angeles, CA 90012. Comments may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Records generated by this meeting may be inspected and reproduced at the Western Regional Office, as they become available, both before and after the meeting, and they will be uploaded onto the database at www.facadatabase.gov. Persons interested in the work of this advisory committee are advised to go to the Commission's Web site, www.usccr.gov, or to contact the Western Regional Office at the above email or street address.
The meeting will be conducted pursuant to the provisions of the rules and regulations of the Commission and FACA.
Dated: November 15, 2013.
Acting Chief, Regional Programs Coordination Unit.
[FR Doc. 2013-27819 Filed 11-19-13; 8:45 am]
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