[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 201 (Tuesday, October 20, 2009)]
[Page 53731]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E9-25172]



Basic Energy Sciences Advisory Committee

AGENCY: Department of Energy, Office of Science.

ACTION: Notice of open meeting.


SUMMARY: This notice announces a meeting of the Basic Energy Sciences 
Advisory Committee (BESAC). The Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 
92-463, 86 Stat. 770) requires that public notice of these meetings be 
announced in the Federal Register.

DATES: Thursday, November 5, 2009, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., and Friday, 
November 6, 2009, 8:30 a.m. to 12 noon.

ADDRESSES: Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center, 9751 
Washingtonian Boulevard, Gaithersburg, MD 20878.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Katie Perine, Office of Basic Energy 
Sciences, U.S. Department of Energy, Germantown Building, Independence 
Avenue, Washington, DC 20585; Telephone: (301) 903-6529.

    Purpose of the Meeting: The purpose of this meeting is to provide 
advice and guidance on the basic energy sciences research program.
    Tentative Agenda: Agenda will include discussions of the following:
     News from Office of Science/DOE.
     News from the Office of Basic Energy Sciences.
     Energy Frontier Research Center Update.
     Briefing on the Accelerator Physics of Future Light 
Sources Workshop.
     New BESAC Charge Discussion.
     Public Comments (10-minute rule).
    Public Participation: The meeting is open to the public. If you 
would like to file a written statement with the Committee, you may do 
so either before or after the meeting. If you would like to make oral 
statements regarding any of the items on the agenda, you should contact 
Katie Perine at 301-903-6594 (fax) or [email protected] (e-
mail). Reasonable provision will be made to include the scheduled oral 
statements on the agenda. The Chairperson of the Committee will conduct 
the meeting to facilitate the orderly conduct of business. Public 
comment will follow the 10-minute rule.
    Minutes: The minutes of this meeting will be available for public 
review and copying within 30 days at the Freedom of Information Public 
Reading Room; 1E-190, Forrestal Building, 1000 Independence Avenue, 
SW., Washington, DC 20585; between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through 
Friday, except holidays.

    Issued in Washington, DC, on October 15, 2009.
Rachel Samuel,
Deputy Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. E9-25172 Filed 10-19-09; 8:45 am]