[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 174 (Thursday, September 8, 2011)]
[Notices]
[Page 55693]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-22960]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

[Docket No. DHS-2011-0055]


Critical Infrastructure Partnership Advisory Council

AGENCY: Department of Homeland Security.

ACTION: Committee Management; Notice of Federal Advisory Committee 
Meeting.

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SUMMARY: The Critical Infrastructure Partnership Advisory Council 
(CIPAC) Plenary Meeting will be held on Thursday, October 6, 2011, at 
the Renaissance Washington Downtown Hotel, Washington, DC. The meeting 
will be open to the public.

DATES: The CIPAC Plenary will be held on Thursday, October 6, 2011, 
from 8:30 a.m.-4:45 p.m. Registration will begin at 7:30 a.m. Please 
note that the meeting may adjourn early if the committee has completed 
its business. For additional information, please consult the CIPAC Web 
site, http://www.dhs.gov/cipac, or contact the CIPAC Secretariat by 
phone at 703-235-3999 or by e-mail at [email protected].

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Renaissance Washington 
Downtown Hotel, 999 Ninth Street, NW., Washington, DC 20001.
    While this meeting is open to the public, participation in the 
CIPAC deliberations is limited to committee members, Department of 
Homeland Security officials, and persons invited to attend the meeting 
for special presentations.
    Immediately following the committee member deliberation and 
discussion period, there will be a limited time period for public 
comment. This public comment period is designed for substantive 
commentary that must pertain only to matters involving critical 
infrastructure protection and resiliency. Off-topic questions or 
comments will not be permitted or discussed. To accommodate as many 
speakers as possible, oral presentations will be limited to three (3) 
minutes per speaker, with no more than 60 minutes for all speakers. 
Parties interested in presenting must register in person at the meeting 
location. Oral presentations will be permitted on a first come, first 
served basis, and given based upon the order of registration; all 
registrants may not be able to speak if time does not permit.
    Written comments are welcome at any time prior to or following the 
meeting. Written comments may be sent to Nancy Wong, Department of 
Homeland Security, National Protection and Programs Directorate, 245 
Murray Lane, SW., Mail Stop 0607, Arlington, VA 20598-0607. For 
consideration in the CIPAC deliberations, written comments must be 
received by Nancy Wong by no later than October 5, 2011, identified by 
Federal Register Docket Number DHS-2011-0055 and may be submitted by 
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, SW., 
Mail Stop 0607, Arlington, VA 20598-0607
    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 CIPAC, go to http://www.regulations.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Renee Murphy, Section Chief 
Partnership Programs, Partnership and Outreach Division, Office of 
Infrastructure Protection, National Protection and Programs 
Directorate, Department of Homeland Security, 245 Murray Lane, SW., 
Mail Stop 0607, Arlington, VA 20598-0607, telephone 703-235-3999 or via 
e-mail at [email protected]

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: CIPAC represents a partnership between the 
Federal Government and critical infrastructure owners and operators and 
provides a forum in which they can engage in a broad spectrum of 
activities to support and coordinate critical infrastructure protection 
and resilience.
    The CIPAC will meet to discuss issues relevant to the protection 
and resilience of critical infrastructure. The October 6, 2011, meeting 
will include panel discussions among participating members regarding 
current issues in critical infrastructure protection.
    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 CIPAC Secretariat at 703-235-3999 as soon as possible.

    Dated: August 26, 2011.
Nancy Wong,
Designated Federal Officer for the CIPAC.
[FR Doc. 2011-22960 Filed 9-7-11; 8:45 am]
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