[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 84 (Monday, May 2, 2011)]
[Pages 24565-24566]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-10617]



Notice of Open Public Hearing

AGENCY: U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission.

ACTION: Notice of open public hearing--May 11, 2011 Washington, DC.


SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given of the following hearing of the U.S.-
China Economic and Security Review Commission.
    Name: William A. Reinsch, Chairman of the U.S.-China Economic and 
Security Review Commission.
    The Commission is mandated by Congress to investigate, assess, and 
report to Congress annually on ``the national security implications of 
the economic relationship between the United States and the People's 
Republic of China.''
    Pursuant to this mandate, the Commission will hold a public hearing 
in Washington, DC on May 11, 2011, to address ``The Implications of 
China's Military and Civil Space Programs.''
    Background: This is the seventh public hearing the Commission will 
hold during its 2011 report cycle to collect input from leading 
academic, industry, and government experts on national security 
implications of the U.S. bilateral trade and economic relationship with 
China. The May 11 hearing will examine China's military and civil space 
programming and implications for the United States. The hearing will be 
co-chaired by Commissioners Daniel Blumenthal and Michael Wessel.
    Any interested party may file a written statement by May 11, 2011, 
by mailing to the contact below. A portion of each panel will include a 
question and answer period between the Commissioners and the witnesses.
    Transcripts of past Commission public hearings may be obtained from 
the USCC Web Site http://www.uscc.gov.
    Date and Time: Wednesday, May 11, 2011, 8:55 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Eastern 
Standard Time. A detailed agenda for the hearing and roundtable will be 
posted to the Commission's Web Site at http://www.uscc.gov as soon as 
available. Please check the Web site for

[[Page 24566]]

possible changes to the hearing schedule.

ADDRESSES: The hearing will be held in Room H-309 of the U.S. Capitol 
Building, located at Constitution Avenue and 1st Street, NE., in 
Washington, DC 20002.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Any member of the public seeking 
further information concerning the hearing should contact Michael 
Danis, Executive Director for the U.S.-China Economic and Security 
Review Commission, 444 North Capitol Street, NW., Suite 602, 
Washington, DC 20001; phone: 202-624-1407, or via e-mail at 
[email protected].

    Authority:  Congress created the U.S.-China Economic and 
Security Review Commission in 2000 in the National Defense 
Authorization Act (Pub. L. 106-398), as amended by Division P of the 
Consolidated Appropriations Resolution, 2003 (Pub. L. 108-7), as 
amended by Public Law 109-108 (November 22, 2005).

    Dated: April 27, 2011.
Michael Danis,
Executive Director, U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission.
[FR Doc. 2011-10617 Filed 4-29-11; 8:45 am]