[Federal Register Volume 86, Number 65 (Wednesday, April 7, 2021)]
[Pages 18068-18069]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2021-07135]



[Docket No. CISA-2021-0005]

Notice of President's National Security Telecommunications 
Advisory Committee Meeting

AGENCY: Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), 
Department of Homeland Security.

ACTION: Notice of Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) meeting; 
request for comments.


SUMMARY: CISA is publishing this notice to announce the following 
President's National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee 
(NSTAC) meeting. This meeting will be open to the public.

    Meeting Registration: Registration to attend the meeting is 
required and must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time (ET) 
on April 29, 2021. For more information on how to participate, please 
contact [email protected].
    Speaker Registration: Registration to speak during the meeting's 
public comment period must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. ET on 
April 29, 2021.
    Written Comments: Written comments must be received no later than 
5:00 p.m. ET on April 29, 2021.
    Meeting Date: The NSTAC will meet on May 6, 2021, from 12:00 p.m. 
to 2:00 p.m. ET. The meeting may close early if the committee has 
completed its business.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held via conference call. For access to 
the conference call bridge, information on services for individuals 
with disabilities, or to request special assistance, please email 
[email protected] by 5:00 p.m. ET on April 29, 2021.
    Comments: Members of the public are invited to provide comment on 
the issues that will be considered by the committee as listed in the 
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section below. Associated materials that may 
be discussed during the meeting will be made available for review at 
https://www.cisa.gov/nstac on April 21, 2021. Comments may be submitted 
by 5:00 p.m. ET on April 29, 2021 and must be identified by Docket 
Number CISA-2021-0005. Comments may be submitted by one of the 
following methods:
     Federal eRulemaking Portal: www.regulations.gov. Please 
follow the instructions for submitting written comments.
     Email: [email protected]. Include the Docket Number CISA-
2021-0005 in the subject line of the email.
    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 to 
www.regulations.gov, including any personal information provided.
    Docket: For access to the docket and comments received by the 

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please go to www.regulations.gov and enter docket number CISA-2021-
    A public comment period is scheduled to be held during the meeting 
from 1:25 p.m. to 1:35 p.m. ET. Speakers who wish to participate in the 
public comment period must email [email protected] to register. 
Speakers should limit their comments to three minutes and will speak in 
order of registration. Please note that the public comment period may 
end before the time indicated, following the last request for comments.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sandra Benevides, 202-603-1225, 
[email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The NSTAC was established by Executive Order 
(E.O.) 12382, 47 FR 40531 (September 13, 1982), as amended and 
continued under the authority of E.O. 13889, dated September 27, 2019. 
Notice of this meeting is given under FACA, 5 U.S.C. Appendix (Pub. L. 
92-463). The NSTAC advises the President on matters related to national 
security and emergency preparedness (NS/EP) telecommunications and 
cybersecurity policy.
    Agenda: The NSTAC will hold a conference call on Thursday, May 6, 
2021, to discuss current NSTAC activities and the Government's ongoing 
cybersecurity and NS/EP communications initiatives. This meeting is 
open to the public and will include: (1) A keynote address on the 
current Administration's homeland security priorities; (2) a panel 
discussion with Government and industry on the NS/EP challenges to 
adopting zero-trust networking; and (3) a deliberation vote on the 
NSTAC Report to the President on Communications Resiliency.

Sandra J. Benevides,
Designated Federal Officer, NSTAC, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure 
Security Agency, Department of Homeland Security.
[FR Doc. 2021-07135 Filed 4-6-21; 8:45 am]