[Federal Register Volume 66, Number 201 (Wednesday, October 17, 2001)]
[Page 52825]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 01-26310]



[Public Notice 3798]

Notice of Meetings; United States International Telecommunication 
Advisory Committee, 2002 International Telecommunication Union, 
Plenipotentiary Conference, and 2002 World Telecommunication 
Development Conference

    The Department of State announces meetings of the U.S. 
International Telecommunication Advisory Committee. The purpose of the 
Committee is to advise the Department on policy and technical issues 
with respect to the International Telecommunication Union (ITU). The 
purpose of these meetings is to prepare for the 2002 Plenipotentiary 
Conference and the 2002 World Telecommunication Development Conference.
    An ITAC meeting will be held on Tuesday, October 30, 2001, at the 
Federal Communications Commission in Room 6-B516 from 1:30 pm to 3 pm 
to initiate the review of ITU Plenipotentiary Conference issues. 
Additional meetings are scheduled concerning preparations for the 
Plenipotentiary Conference on Tuesday, November 27, 2001, on Tuesday, 
December 18, 2001, on Tuesday, January 15, 2002, on Tuesday, February 
5, 2002, and on Tuesday, March 12, 2002. All of these subsequent 
meetings are scheduled to begin at 1:30 pm and will be at the 
Department of State in rooms yet to be determined.
    An ITAC meeting concerned with preparations for the 2002 World 
Telecommunication Development Conference (WTDC) will be held on 
Thursday, November 1, 2001 from 2 pm to 4 pm in Room 1408 of the State 
Department. Additional meetings on preparations for the WTDC are 
scheduled for Thursday, November 15, 2001, Thursday, November 29, 2001, 
and Thursday, December 20, 2001. Other meeting dates will be announced 
at the initial meeting.
    Members of the general public may attend these meetings. Directions 
to meeting location and actual room assignments may be determined by 
calling the ITAC Secretariat at (202) 647-0965/2592. Entrance to the 
State Department and the Federal Communications Commission is 
controlled; in order to get precleared for each meeting, people 
planning to attend should send an e-mail to [email protected] no 
later than 48 hours before the meeting. This e-mail should include the 
name of the meeting and date of meeting, your name, social security 
number, date of birth, and organizational affiliation. One of the 
following valid photo identifications will be required for admission to 
the State Department and the Federal Communications Commission: U.S. 
driver's license, passport, U. S. Government identification card. Enter 
the Department of State from the C Street Lobby; in view of escorting 
requirements, non-Government attendees should plan to arrive not less 
than 15 minutes before the meeting begins.
    Attendees may join in the discussions, subject to the instructions 
of the Chair. Admission of participants will be limited to seating 

    Dated: October 11, 2001.
Doreen F. McGirr,
Director, Telecommunications Development, U.S. Department of State.
[FR Doc. 01-26310 Filed 10-15-01; 2:36 pm]