[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 127 (Monday, July 2, 2012)]
[Pages 39247-39248]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-16143]



[Docket No. DHS-2012-0027]

National Infrastructure Advisory Council

AGENCY: National Protection and Programs Directorate, DHS.

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


SUMMARY: The National Infrastructure Advisory Council (NIAC) will meet 
on Tuesday, July 17, 2012, at the Department of Transportation's 
National Highway Institute, 1310 North Courthouse Road, Suite 300, 
Virginia Room, Arlington, VA 22201. The meeting will be open to the 

DATES: The NIAC will meet Tuesday, July 17, 2012, from 1:30 p.m. to 
4:30 p.m. The meeting may close early if the committee has completed 
its business. For additional information, please consult the NIAC Web 
site, www.dhs.gov/NIAC, or contact the NIAC Secretariat by phone at 
(703) 235-2888 or by email at [email protected].

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ADDRESSES: 1310 North Courthouse Road, Suite 300, Virginia Room, 
Arlington, VA 22201.
    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.
    To facilitate public participation, we are inviting public comment 
on the issues to be considered by the Council as listed in the 
``Supplemental Section'' section below. Comments must be submitted in 
writing no later than July 6, 2012, and must be identified by ``DHS-
2012-0027'' and may be submitted by any one of the following methods:
     Federal eRulemaking Portal: www.regulations.gov. Follow 
the instructions for submitting comments.
     Email: [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 submissions received must include the words 
``Department of Homeland Security'' and the docket number for this 
action. Comments received will be posted without alteration at 
www.regulations.gov, including any personal information provided.
    Docket: For access to the docket and to read background documents 
or comments received by the NIAC, go to www.regulations.gov.
    Members of the public will have an opportunity to provide oral 
comments after the presentation of the report from the Regional 
Resilience Working Group. We request that comments be limited to the 
issues listed in the meeting agenda and previous NIAC studies. All 
previous NIAC studies can be located at www.dhs.gov/NIAC. Relevant 
public comments may be submitted in writing or presented in person for 
the Council to consider. Comments received by Nancy Wong after July 6, 
2012, may still be accepted and reviewed by the members. In-person 
presentations will be limited to three minutes per speaker, with no 
more than 30 minutes for all speakers. Parties interested in making in-
person comments should register no later than 15 minutes prior to the 
beginning of the meeting at the meeting location.

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

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 a presentation from the NIAC Regional 
Resilience Working Group documenting their work to date on the Regional 
Resilience Study, which will be posted on the Council's public Web page 
on www.dhs.gov/NIAC no later than five days prior to the meeting. The 
Council will review and provide further direction to the working group.

Meeting Agenda:

I. Opening of Meeting
II. Roll Call of Members
III. Opening Remarks and Introductions
IV. Approval of April 17, 2012, Minutes
V. NIAC Presentation on Regional Resilience Working Group
VI. Public Comment: Discussion Limited to Meeting Agenda Items and 
Previous NIAC Studies
VII. Closing Remarks

    Dated: June 25, 2012.
Nancy Wong,
Designated Federal Officer for the NIAC.
[FR Doc. 2012-16143 Filed 6-29-12; 8:45 am]