[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 120 (Wednesday, June 24, 2009)]
[Page 30206]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E9-14824]



Veterans' Rural Health Advisory Committee; Notice of Meeting

    The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under Public 
Law 92-463 (Federal Advisory Committee Act) that the Veterans' Rural 
Health Advisory Committee will conduct a telephone conference call 
meeting from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 16, 2009, at VA 
Central Office, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC. The toll free 
number for the meeting is 1-866-802-4355, and the access code is 
1372672. The meeting is open to the public.
    The purpose of the Committee is to advise the Secretary of Veterans 
Affairs on health care issues affecting enrolled Veterans residing in 
rural areas. The Committee examines programs and policies that impact 
the provision of VA health care to enrolled Veterans residing in rural 
    The Committee will meet to discuss the current status of the Office 
of Rural Health operations, progress towards completion of the 
Committee's first report to the Secretary and upcoming meeting dates.
    A 15 minute period will be reserved at 3:15 p.m. for public 
comments. Members of the public may also submit a one (1) page summary 
of their comments for inclusion in the official meeting record. For 
additional information, please contact Kara Hawthorne, Designated 
Federal Officer, at [email protected] or (202) 461-7100.

    Dated: June 18, 2009.

    By Direction of the Secretary.
E. Philip Riggin,
Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. E9-14824 Filed 6-23-09; 8:45 am]