[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 153 (Tuesday, August 11, 2009)]
[Page 40174]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E9-19220]



Office of Science; Notice of Renewal of the Fusion Energy 
Sciences Advisory Committee

    Pursuant to Section 14(a)(2)(A) of the Federal Advisory Committee 
Act, 5 U.S.C. App., and in accordance with Title 41 of the Code of 
Federal Regulations, Section 102-3.65, and following consultation with 
the Committee Management Secretariat, General Services Administration, 
notice is hereby given that the Fusion Energy Sciences Advisory 
Committee has been renewed for a two-year period.
    The Committee will provide advice to the Office of Science (DOE), 
on long-range plans, priorities, and strategies for advancing plasma 
science, fusion science and fusion technology--the knowledge base 
needed for an economically and environmentally attractive fusion energy 
source. The Secretary of Energy has determined that the renewal of the 
Fusion Energy Sciences Advisory Committee is essential to the conduct 
of the Department's business and in the public interest in connection 
with the performance of duties imposed upon the Department of Energy by 
law. The Committee will continue to operate in accordance with the 
provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, the Department of 
Energy Organization Act (Pub. L. 95-91), the General Services 
Administration Final Rule on Federal Advisory Committee Management, and 
other directives and instruction issued in the implementation of those 

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Rachel Samuel at (202) 586-3279.

    Issued in Washington, DC on August 6, 2009.
Eric Nicoll,
Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. E9-19220 Filed 8-10-09; 8:45 am]