This notice announces a forthcoming virtual 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 recommend guidance to assist 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: 1-4 p.m. EDT on Monday, October 26, 2020; 1-4 p.m. EDT on Tuesday, October 27, 2020; 1-4 p.m. EDT on Thursday, October 29, 2020 (approximate times each day).
Location: Virtual Platform.
Contact Person: Scott Weygandt, Executive Assistant, National Institute of Corrections, 320 First Street NW, Room 901-3, Washington, DC 20534. To contact Mr. Weygandt, please call (303) 338-6626.
Agenda: Over the course of three days (October 26, 27, and 29, 2020), the Advisory Board will receive an (1) Agency Report from the NIC Acting Director and (2) overviews/updates from the agency's programmatic divisions (jails, prisons, community services, and academy divisions). Time for questions and counsel is built in to the agenda. Initial planning for FY21 Advisory Board meeting(s) will also occur.
Procedure: On October 26, 27, and 29, 2020, 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. Written submissions may be made to the contact person on or before October 15, 2020. Oral presentations from the public will be scheduled between approximately 3:00 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. each day. 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 October 15, 2020.
General Information: NIC welcomes the attendance of the public at its Start Printed Page 61989advisory 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 Scott Weygandt 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).
Acting Director, National Institute of Corrections.
[FR Doc. 2020-21670 Filed 9-30-20; 8:45 am]
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