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Notice of Public Meeting of the Minnesota Advisory Committee for a Meeting To Hear Public Testimony Regarding Civil Rights and Policing Practices in the State

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AGENCY:

U.S. Commission on Civil Rights.

ACTION:

Announcement of meeting.

SUMMARY:

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 that the Minnesota Advisory Committee (Committee) will hold a meeting on Tuesday March 21, 2017, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. CST, for the purpose of hearing public testimony regarding civil rights and policing practices in the state.

DATES:

The meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 21, 2017, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:10 p.m. CST.

LOCATION:

Frey Moot Courtroom, University of St. Thomas Minnesota School of Law, 1000 LaSalle Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55403.

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Melissa Wojnaroski, DFO, at mwojnaroski@usccr.gov or 312-353-8311.

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SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

This meeting is free and open to the public. Persons with disabilities requiring reasonable accommodations should contact the Midwest Regional Office 10 days prior to the meeting to make appropriate arrangements. Members of the public are invited to make statements during an open comment period, beginning at 4:15 p.m. In addition, members of the public may submit written comments; the comments must be received in the regional office within 30 days following the meeting. Written comments may be mailed to the Midwestern Regional Office, U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, 55 W. Monroe St., Suite 410, Chicago, IL 60615. They may also be faxed to the Commission at (312) 353-8324, or emailed to Carolyn Allen at callen@usccr.gov. Persons who desire additional information may contact the Midwestern Regional Office at (312) 353-8311.

Records generated from this meeting may be inspected and reproduced at the Midwestern Regional Office, as they Start Printed Page 12336become available, both before and after the meeting. Records of the meeting will be available via www.facadatabase.gov under the Commission on Civil Rights, Minnesota Advisory Committee link (http://www.facadatabase.gov/​committee/​meetings.aspx?​cid=​256). Select “meeting details” and then “documents” to download. Persons interested in the work of this Committee are directed to the Commission's Web site, http://www.usccr.gov, or may contact the Midwestern Regional Office at the above email or street address.

Agenda

Opening Remarks and Introductions (8:00 a.m.-8:15 a.m.)

Panel 1: Academic (8:15 a.m.-9:30 a.m.)

Panel 2: Community I (9:45 a.m.-11:00 a.m.)

Panel 3: Community II (11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m.)

Break (12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m.)

Panel 4: Law Enforcement (1:30 p.m.-2:45 p.m.)

Panel 5: Policy Makers/Judiciary (3:00 p.m.-4:15 p.m.)

Open Forum (4:15 p.m.-5:00 p.m.)

Closing Remarks (5:00 p.m.)

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Dated: February 24, 2017.

David Mussatt,

Supervisory Chief, Regional Programs Unit.

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[FR Doc. 2017-04063 Filed 3-1-17; 8:45 am]

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