[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 191 (Monday, October 4, 2010)]
[Pages 61160-61161]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2010-24744]



 [Docket No. DHS-2010-0079]

 National Protection and Programs Directorate; National 
Infrastructure Advisory Council

AGENCY: National Protection and Programs Directorate, DHS.

ACTION: Committee Management; Notice of Federal Advisory Council 


SUMMARY: The National Infrastructure Advisory Council (NIAC) will meet 
on Tuesday, October 19, 2010, at the Hilton Washington Embassy Row, 
2015 Massachusetts Ave, NW., Washington, DC 20036.

DATES: The NIAC will meet Tuesday, October 19, 2010, from 1:30 p.m. to 
4:30 p.m. Please note that the meeting may close early if the committee 
has completed its business. For additional information, please consult 
the NIAC Web site, http://www.dhs.gov/niac, or contact the NIAC 
Secretariat by phone at 703-235-2888 or by e-mail at [email protected].

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Hilton Washington Embassy 
Row, 2015 Massachusetts Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20036.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice of this meeting is given under the 
Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. (Pub. L. 92-463). The 
NIAC shall provide the President through the Secretary of Homeland 
Security with advice on the security of the critical infrastructure 
sectors and their information systems.
    The NIAC will meet to address issues relevant to the protection of 
critical infrastructure as directed by the President. At this meeting 
the committee will receive work from two NIAC working groups to review, 
deliberate on, and provide further direction to the working groups.

Meeting Agenda

I. Opening of Meeting
II. Roll Call of Members
III. Opening Remarks and Introductions
IV. Approval of July 13, 2010 Minutes
V. Deliberation: A Framework for Establishing Critical Infrastructure 
Resilience Goals
VI. Deliberation: Optimization of Resources for Mitigating 
Infrastructure Disruptions
VII. Discussion of Potential New Study Topics
VIII. Public comment
IX. Closing Remarks
X. Adjournment


    While this meeting is open to the public, participation in the NIAC 
deliberations is limited to committee members and appropriate Federal 
Government officials. Discussions may include committee members, 
appropriate Federal Government officials, and other invited persons 
attending the meeting to provide information that may be of interest to 
the council.
    Immediately following the committee member deliberation and 
discussion period, there will be a limited time period for public 
comment on any listed agenda items only. Relevant public comments may 
be submitted in writing or presented in person for the Council to 
consider. Be aware that off-topic questions or comments will not be 
permitted or discussed. In person presentations will be limited to 
three minutes per speaker, with no more than 30 minutes for all 
speakers. Parties interested in presenting in person must register no 
less than 15 minutes prior to the beginning of the meeting, at the 
meeting location. Oral presentations will be permitted based upon the 
order of registration; all registrants may not be able to speak if time 
does not permit. Written comments may be sent to Nancy Wong, Department 
of Homeland Security, National Protection and Programs Directorate, 245 
Murray Lane, Mail Stop 0607, Washington, DC 20598-0607. Written 
comments must be received by Nancy Wong by no later than October 12, 
2010, identified by Federal Register Docket Number DHS-2010-0079 and 
may be submitted by any one of the following methods:
     Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. 
Follow the instructions for submitting written comments.
     E-mail: [email protected]. Include the docket number in the 
subject line of the message.
     Fax: 703-603-5098
     Mail: Nancy Wong, National Protection and Programs 
Directorate, Department of Homeland Security, 245 Murray Lane, Mail 
Stop 0607, Washington, DC 20528-0607.
    Instructions: All written submissions received must include the 
words ``Department of Homeland Security'' and the docket number for 
this action. Written comments received will be posted without 
alteration at http://www.regulations.gov, including any personal 
information provided.
    Docket: For access to the docket to read background documents or 
comments received by the NIAC, go to http://www.regulations.gov.

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    Information on Services for Individuals with Disabilities:
    For information on facilities or services for individuals with 
disabilities or to request special assistance at the meeting, contact 
the NIAC Secretariat at 703-235-2888 as soon as possible.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Nancy Wong, National Infrastructure 
Advisory Council Designated Federal Officer, Department of Homeland 
Security, telephone 703-235-2888.

    Signed: September 27, 2010.
Caitlin Durkovich,
Representative Designated Federal Officer for the NIAC.
[FR Doc. 2010-24744 Filed 10-1-10; 8:45 am]