[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 14 (Monday, January 23, 2012)]
[Notices]
[Page 3226]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-1200]


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ADMINISTRATIVE CONFERENCE OF THE UNITED STATES


Notice of Public Meetings of the Committee on Rulemaking of the 
Administrative Conference of the United States

AGENCY: Administrative Conference of the United States.

ACTION: Notice of public meetings.

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SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given of two public meetings of the Committee 
on Rulemaking of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the 
United States. At these meetings, the committee will consider a draft 
report and a draft recommendation on the issue of midnight rules. 
Complete details regarding the committee meeting, the contours of the 
Midnight Rules Project, how to attend (including information about 
remote access and obtaining special accommodations for persons with 
disabilities), and how to submit comments to the committee can be found 
in the ``About'' section of the Conference's Web site, at http://www.acus.gov. Click on ``About,'' then on ``The Committees,'' and then 
on ``Committee on Rulemaking.''
    Comments may be submitted by email to Comments@acus.gov, with 
``Committee on Rulemaking'' in the subject line, or by postal mail to 
``Committee on Rulemaking Comments'' at the address given below.

DATES: Thursday, February 23, 2012 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 
Wednesday, March 21, 2012 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

ADDRESSES: The meetings will be held at 1120 20th Street NW., Suite 706 
South, Washington, DC 20036.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Emily Schleicher Bremer, Designated 
Federal Officer, Administrative Conference of the United States, 1120 
20th Street NW., Suite 706 South, Washington, DC 20036; Telephone (202) 
480-2080.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Committee on Rulemaking will meet to 
discuss a draft report on the Midnight Rules Project. The report, 
prepared by Professor Jack Beermann (Boston University School of Law), 
presents the findings of a study on the issue of midnight rules and 
proposed procedures that could improve presidential and agency 
practices with regard to midnight rules. At its meetings, the Committee 
on Rulemaking will also consider a draft recommendation based on the 
consultant's report.

    Dated: January 18, 2012.
Shawne C. McGibbon,
General Counsel.
[FR Doc. 2012-1200 Filed 1-20-12; 8:45 am]
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