[Federal Register Volume 80, Number 230 (Tuesday, December 1, 2015)]
[Page 75078]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2015-30453]



President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology

AGENCY: Office of Science, Department of Energy.

ACTION: Notice of solicitation for comments.


SUMMARY: The President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology 
(PCAST) is interested in hearing from stakeholders on a series of 
questions related to forensic science.

DATES: Please submit all responses by December 23, 2015, 12:00 p.m. 

ADDRESSES: input must be submitted electronically using the Web-based 
form available at https://www.whitehouse.gov/webform/pcast-forensic-science-solicitation-questions-0.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Specific questions about this notice 
should be sent via email to Ms. Jennifer Michael at 
[email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The President's Council of Advisors on 
Science and Technology (PCAST) is an advisory group of the Nation's 
leading scientists and engineers, appointed by the President to augment 
the science and technology advice available to him from inside the 
White House, Cabinet Departments, and other Federal agencies. See the 
Executive Order at http://www.whitehouse.gov/ostp/pcast. PCAST is 
consulted about and provides analyses and recommendations concerning a 
wide range of issues where understandings from the domains of science, 
technology, and innovation may bear on the policy choices before the 
President. PCAST is co-chaired by Dr. John P. Holdren, Assistant to the 
President for Science and Technology, and Director, Office of Science 
and Technology Policy, Executive Office of the President, The White 
House; and Dr. Eric S. Lander, President, Broad Institute of the 
Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard.
    Please note that because PCAST operates under the provisions of 
FACA, all public comments and/or presentations will be treated as 
public documents and will be made available for public inspection, 
including being posted on the PCAST Web site.

    Issued in Washington, DC, on November 24, 2015.
LaTanya R. Butler,
Deputy Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 2015-30453 Filed 11-30-15; 8:45 am]