[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 123 (Wednesday, June 28, 2017)]
[Page 29344]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2017-13501]



[Notice: (17-041)]

NASA Astrophysics Advisory Committee; Meeting.

AGENCY: National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

ACTION: Notice of meeting.


SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, Public 
Law 92-463, as amended, the National Aeronautics and Space 
Administration (NASA) announces a meeting of the Astrophysics Advisory 
Committee. This Committee reports to the Director, Astrophysics 
Division, Science Mission Directorate, NASA Headquarters. The meeting 
will be held for the purpose of soliciting, from the scientific 
community and other persons, scientific and technical information 
relevant to program planning.

DATES: Wednesday, July 19, 2017, 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.; and Thursday, 
July 20, 2017, 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).

ADDRESSES: On July 19: NASA Headquarters, Room 6H42, 300 E Street SW., 
Washington, DC 20546. On July 20: Residence Inn Capitol, Senate Room, 
333 E Street SW., Washington, DC 20024.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. KarShelia Henderson, Science 
Mission Directorate, NASA Headquarters, Washington, DC 20546, (202) 
358-2355, fax (202) 358-2779, or [email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The meeting will be open to the public up to 
the capacity of the room. The meeting will be available telephonically 
and by WebEx. You must use a touch-tone phone to participate in this 
meeting. Any interested person may dial the USA toll free conference 
call number 1-888-469-3018 or toll number 1-210-234-0113, passcode 
6295733, to participate in this meeting by telephone on both days. The 
WebEx link is https://nasa.webex.com/; the meeting number on July 19 is 
996 101 861, password is APAC@1920; and the meeting number on July 20 
is 994 706 096, password is APAC@1920.
    The agenda for the meeting includes the following topics:

--Astrophysics Division Update
--Updates on Specific Astrophysics Missions
--Reports from the Program Analysis Groups
--Reports from Specific Research & Analysis Programs

    The agenda will be posted on the Astrophysics Advisory committee 
Web page: https://science.nasa.gov/researchers/nac/science-advisory-committees/apac.
    Attendees will be requested to sign a register and to comply with 
NASA Headquarters security requirements, including the presentation of 
a valid picture ID to Security before access to NASA Headquarters. Due 
to the Real ID Act, any attendees with driver's licenses issued from 
non-compliant states must present a second form of ID. Non-compliant 
states are: Minnesota and Missouri. Foreign nationals attending this 
meeting will be required to provide a copy of their passport and visa 
in addition to providing the following information no less than 10 days 
prior to the meeting: Full name; gender; date/place of birth; 
citizenship; passport information (number, country, telephone); visa 
information (number, type, expiration date); employer/affiliation 
information (name of institution, address, country, telephone); title/
position of attendee. To expedite admittance, attendees with U.S. 
citizens and Permanent Residents (green card holders) can provide full 
name and citizenship status 3 working days in advance. Information 
should be sent to Ms. KarShelia Henderson, via email at 
[email protected] or by fax at (202) 358-2779. It is imperative that 
the meeting be held on this date to accommodate the scheduling 
priorities of the key participants.

Patricia D. Rausch,
Advisory Committee Management Officer, National Aeronautics and Space 
[FR Doc. 2017-13501 Filed 6-27-17; 8:45 am]