[Federal Register Volume 80, Number 201 (Monday, October 19, 2015)]
[Pages 63255-63256]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2015-26599]



Sunshine Act Meetings

TIME AND DATES:  The Members of the National Council on Disability 
(NCD) will hold a quarterly meeting on Monday, November 2, 2015, 9:00 
a.m.-4:30 p.m. (Eastern Daylight Time), and on Tuesday, November 3, 
2015, 8:30 a.m.-11:45 a.m. (Eastern Daylight Time) in Concord, New 

PLACE:  This meeting will occur at the Capitol Center for the Arts, 
Governors Hall, 44 South Main Street, Concord, New Hampshire 03301. 
Interested parties are welcome to join in person or by phone in a 
listening-only capacity (other than the period allotted for public 
comment noted below) using the following call-in number: 888-510-1785; 
Conference ID: 4579660; Conference Title: NCD Meeting; Host Name: Clyde 

MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED:  The Council will hear policy presentations 
on the topics of mental health services in higher education, the Help 
America Vote Act, Medicaid managed care and the direct care workforce, 
and emerging technology in employment and education. The Council will 
also release its ``Self-Driving Cars: Mapping Access to a Technology 
Revolution'' report; review and vote on a report on monitoring and 
enforcing the Affordable Care Act; receive reports from its standing 
committees; and receive public comment during three town halls, on the 
topics of mental health services in higher education, challenges of the 
direct care workforce, and emerging technology.

AGENDA:  The times provided below are approximations for when each 

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item is anticipated to be discussed (all times Eastern):

Monday, November 2

9:00-9:15 a.m.--Call to Order, Welcome and Introductions
9:15-9:30 a.m.--Chair and Executive Director Reports
9:30-10:15 a.m.--Mental Health Services in Higher Education Panel
10:15-10:45 a.m.--Town Hall to Receive Comments on Mental Health 
Services in Higher Education
10:45-11:00 a.m.--Break
11:00-11:30 a.m.--Release of ``Self-Driving Cars: Mapping Access to a 
Technology Revolution'' Report
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.--Help America Vote Act Compliance Panel
12:30 p.m.--Adjourn for lunch
2:00-2:45 p.m.--Elementary and Secondary Education Act--Statewide 
Impact of Federal Policy Panel
2:45-3:00 p.m.--Break
3:00-4:00 p.m.--Medicaid Managed Care and Challenges for the Direct 
Care Workforce Panel
4:00-4:30 p.m.--Town Hall to Receive Comments on Direct Care Workforce 
4:30 p.m.--Adjourn

Tuesday, November 3

8:30-9:30 a.m.--Emerging Technology in Employment and Education Panel
9:30-10:00 a.m.--Town Hall to Receive Comments on Emerging Technology
10:00-10:15 a.m.--Break
10:15-11:00 a.m.--Council Discussion on Emerging Technology Focus Area
11:00-11:45 a.m.--NCD Business Meeting
11:45 a.m.--Adjournment

PUBLIC COMMENT:  To better facilitate NCD's public comment, any 
individual interested in providing public comment is asked to register 
his or her intent to provide comment in advance by sending an email to 
[email protected] with the subject line ``Public Comment'' with 
your name, organization, state, and topic of comment included in the 
body of your email. Full-length written public comments may also be 
sent to that email address. All emails to register for public comment 
at the quarterly meeting must be received by Friday, October 30, 2015. 
Priority will be given to those individuals who are in-person to 
provide their comments during the town hall portions of the agenda. 
Those commenters on the phone will be called on according to the list 
of those registered via email. Due to time constraints, NCD asks all 
commenters to limit their comments to three minutes. Comments received 
at the November quarterly meeting will be limited to those regarding 
mental health services in higher education; challenges to the direct 
care workforce; and emerging technology, each during its respective 
slot of time for the themed town hall.

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

ACCOMMODATIONS:  A CART streamtext link has been arranged for this 
teleconference meeting. The web link to access CART on Monday, November 
2, 2015 is: http://www.streamtext.net/text.aspx?event=110215ncd900am; 
and on Tuesday, November 3, 2015 is: http://www.streamtext.net/text.aspx?event=110315ncd830am.
    Those who plan to attend the meeting in-person and require 
accommodations should notify NCD as soon as possible to allow time to 
make arrangements. To help reduce exposure to fragrances for those with 
multiple chemical sensitivities, NCD requests that all those attending 
the meeting in person refrain from wearing scented personal care 
products such as perfumes, hairsprays, and deodorants.

    Dated: October 15, 2015.
Rebecca Cokley,
Executive Director.
[FR Doc. 2015-26599 Filed 10-15-15; 4:15 pm]