Veterans' Employment and Training Service (VETS), Department of Labor (DOL).
Notice of open meeting.
This notice sets forth the schedule and proposed agenda of a forthcoming meeting of the ACVETEO. The ACVETEO will discuss the VETS core programs and services regarding efforts that assist veterans seeking employment and raise employer awareness as to the advantages of hiring veterans. There will be an opportunity for persons or organizations to address the committee. Any individual or organization that wishes to do so should contact Mr. Timothy Green at 202-693-4723.
Individuals who will need accommodations for a disability in order to attend the meeting (e.g., interpreting services, assistive listening devices, and/or materials in alternative format) should notify the Advisory Committee no later than Friday, March 20, 2015 by contacting Mr. Gregory Green at 202-693-4734. Requests made after this date will be reviewed, but availability of the requested accommodations cannot be guaranteed. The meeting site is accessible to individuals with disabilities. This Notice also describes the functions of the ACVETEO. Notice of this meeting is required under Section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act. This document is intended to notify the general public.
Date and Time: Thursday, March 26, 2015 beginning at 9 a.m. and ending at approximately 4:00 p.m. (E.S.T.).
The meeting will take place at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Building, 1275 First Street NW., Washington, DC 20002, Room 801. Members of the public are encouraged to arrive early to allow for security clearance into the facility.
Security Instructions: Meeting participants should use the visitors' entrance to access the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Building. For security purposes participants must:
1. Present a valid photo ID to receive a visitor badge.
2. Know the name of the event being attended: The meeting event is the Advisory Committee on Veterans' Employment, Training and Employer Outreach (ACVETEO).
3. Visitors will be escorted to the meeting room by Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and DOL VETS staff.
4. Laptops and other electronic devices may be inspected and logged for identification purposes.
5. Due to limited parking options, Metro is the easiest way to access the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
Notice of Intent To Attend the Meeting: All meeting participants are being asked to submit a notice of intent to attend by Friday, March 20, 2015, via email to Mr. Timothy Green at email@example.com, subject line “March 2015 ACVETEO Meeting.”
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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
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The ACVETEO is a Congressionally mandated advisory committee authorized under Title 38, U.S. Code, Section 4110 and subject to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. 2, as amended. The ACVETEO is responsible for: Assessing employment and training needs of veterans; determining the extent to which the programs and activities of the U.S. Department of Labor meet these needs; assisting to conduct outreach to employers seeking to hire veterans; making recommendations to the Secretary, through the Assistant Secretary of Labor for VETS, with respect to outreach activities and employment and training needs of Veterans; and carrying out such other activities necessary to make required reports and recommendations. The ACVETEO meets at least quarterly.
9:00 a.m. Welcome and remarks, Keith Kelly, Assistant Secretary of Labor for Veterans' Employment and Training
9:05 a.m. Administrative Business, Timothy Green, Designated Federal Official
9:15 a.m. Discussion on Fiscal Year 2014 Report Recommendations, J. Michael Haynie, ACVETEO Chairman
10:00 a.m. Break
10:15 a.m. DOL VETS' plan to answer the Fiscal Year 2014 Report Recommendations, Timothy Green, Designated Federal Officer
11:00 a.m. Break
11:15 a.m. Final discussion of the Fiscal Year 2014 Report, J. Michael Haynie, ACVETEO Chairman
12:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. BLS brief on the 2014 Employment Situation of Veterans
2:00 p.m. Break
2:15 p.m. Sub-Committees develop Fiscal Year 2015 work plan
3:45 p.m. Public Forum, Timothy Green, Designated Federal Official
4:00 p.m. Adjourn
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Signed in Washington, DC, this 25th day of February, 2015.
Assistant Secretary of Labor for Veterans' Employment and Training.
[FR Doc. 2015-04364 Filed 3-2-15; 8:45 am]
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