[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 10 (Tuesday, January 15, 2013)]
[Notices]
[Page 3034]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-00779]


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NATIONAL COUNCIL ON DISABILITY


Sunshine Act Meetings Notice

TIME AND DATES: The Members of the National Council on Disability (NCD) 
will hold a quarterly meeting on Tuesday, January 29, 2013, 9:00 a.m.-
5:00 p.m. (ET).

PLACE: The meeting will occur at the Access Board Conference Room, 1331 
F Street, NW., Suite 800, Washington, DC. Interested parties may join 
the meeting in person or may join by phone in a listening-only capacity 
(with the exception of the public comment period) using the following 
call-in number: 1-888-523-1228; passcode 3484831. If asked, the 
conference call host's name is Jonathan Young.

MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: The Council will receive updates from the 
Council's standing committees, will discuss and vote on two Medicaid 
reports (one on self-direction and one on block-granting), will discuss 
the agency's 2013 progress report, will receive a briefing from 
Administrator Craig Fugate of the Federal Emergency Management Agency 
(FEMA) regarding the response to Hurricane Sandy, as it pertains to 
people with disabilities, and will receive public comment. The times 
provided below are approximations for when each agenda item is 
anticipated to be discussed (all times Eastern):

9:00-9:30 a.m. Chairman's Report, Executive Director's Report
9:30-10:30 a.m. Audit and Finance Committee report, Governance 
Committee report
10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Policy and Program Evaluation Committee Report 
(including discussion and votes on Medicaid reports)
1:15-2:15 p.m. NCD Progress Report Discussion
2:15-3:15 p.m. Agency briefing with FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate
3:30-4:00 p.m. Public comment period

    Any individuals interested in providing public comment will be 
asked to provide their names and their organizational affiliations, if 
applicable, and to limit their comments to three minutes. Individuals 
may also provide public comment by sending their comments in writing to 
Lawrence Carter-Long, Public Affairs Specialist, at 
[email protected], using the subject line of ``Public Comment.''

CONTACT PERSON FOR MORE INFORMATION: Anne Sommers, NCD, 1331 F Street 
NW., Suite 850, Washington, DC 20004; 202-272-2004 (V), 202-272-2074 
(TTY).

ACCOMMODATIONS: Those who plan to attend and require accommodations 
should notify NCD as soon as possible to allow time to make 
arrangements. Please note: To help reduce exposure to fragrances for 
those with multiple chemical sensitivities, NCD requests that all those 
attending the meeting in person please refrain from wearing scented 
personal care products such as perfumes, hairsprays, colognes, and 
deodorants.

    Dated: January 10, 2013.
Aaron Bishop,
Executive Director.
[FR Doc. 2013-00779 Filed 1-11-13; 11:47 am]
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