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Advisory Board; Notice of Meeting

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This notice announces a forthcoming meeting of the National Institute of Corrections (NIC) Advisory Board. The meeting will be open to the public.

Name of the Committee: NIC Advisory Board.

General Function of the Committee: To aid the National Institute of Corrections in developing long-range plans, advise on program development, and to support NIC's efforts in the areas of training, technical assistance, information services, and policy/program development assistance to Federal, state, and local corrections agencies.

Date and Time: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. on Thursday, August 31, 2017; 8:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. on Friday, September 1, 2017.

Location: National Institute of Corrections, 500 First Street NW., 2nd Floor, Washington, DC 20534, (202) 514-4202.

Contact Person: Shaina Vanek, Acting Director, National Institute of Corrections, 320 First Street NW., Room 5002, Washington, DC 20534. To contact Ms. Vanek, please call (202) 514-202.

Agenda: On August 31-September 1, 2017, the Advisory Board will hear updates on the following topics: (1) Agency Report from the NIC Acting Director, (2) briefing from NIC programmatic divisions on current activities and future goals, (3) agency strategic planning session, and (4) partner agency updates.

Procedure: On August 31-September 1, 2017, the meetings are open to the public. Interested persons may present data, information, or views, orally or in writing, on issues pending before the committee. Oral presentations from the public will be scheduled between approximately 11:15 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. and 4:15 p.m. on August 31, 2017 and between 11:15 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. on September 1, 2017. Time allotted for each presentation may be limited. Those desiring to make formal oral presentations should notify the contact person and submit a brief statement of the general nature of the evidence or arguments they wish to present, the names and addresses of proposed participants, and an indication of the approximate time requested to make their presentation on or before August 23, 2017.

General Information: NIC welcomes the attendance of the public at its advisory committee meetings and will make every effort to accommodate persons with physical disabilities or special needs. If you require special accommodations due to a disability, please contact Shaina Vanek at least 7 days in advance of the meeting. Notice of this meeting is given under the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. app. 2).

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Shaina Vanek,

Acting Director, National Institute of Corrections.

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[FR Doc. 2017-16382 Filed 8-4-17; 8:45 am]