[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 194 (Thursday, October 6, 2011)]
[Notices]
[Page 62050]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-25888]


-----------------------------------------------------------------------

DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY


DOE/NSF Nuclear Science Advisory Committee

AGENCY: Department of Energy, Office of Science.

ACTION: Notice of renewal.

-----------------------------------------------------------------------

SUMMARY: Pursuant to Section 14(a)(2)(A) of the Federal Advisory 
Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463), and in accordance with Title 41 of the 
Code of Federal Regulations, Section 102-3.65(a), and following 
consultation with the Committee Management Secretariat, General 
Services Administration, notice is hereby given that the DOE/NSF 
Nuclear Science Advisory Committee (NSAC) will be renewed for a two-
year period beginning on September 30, 2011.
    The Committee will provide advice to the Director, Office of 
Science (Department of Energy), and the Assistant Director, Directorate 
for Mathematical and Physical Sciences (National Science Foundation), 
on scientific priorities within the field of basic nuclear science 
research.
    Additionally, the renewal of the NSAC has been determined to be 
essential to conduct business of the Department of Energy and the 
National Science Foundation and to be in the public interest in 
connection with the performance of duties imposed upon the Department 
of Energy, by law and agreement. The Committee will continue to operate 
in accordance with the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee 
Act, and the rules and regulations in implementation of that Act.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dr. Timothy Hallman, Designated 
Federal Officer, at (301) 903-3613.

    Issued at Washington, DC, on September 30, 2011.
Carol A. Matthews,
Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 2011-25888 Filed 10-5-11; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 6450-01-P