[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 48 (Monday, March 12, 2012)]
[Notices]
[Pages 14590-14591]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-5839]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

[Docket No. NHTSA-2012-0021]


National Emergency Medical Services Advisory Council (NEMSAC); 
Correction to the Notice of Federal Advisory Committee Meeting

AGENCY: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), U.S. 
Department of Transportation (DOT).

ACTION: Correction to notice of the National Emergency Medical Services 
Advisory Council Meeting on March 29, 2012, to alter the start time 
from 1 p.m. EST to 10 a.m. EDT and to adjust other times from Eastern 
Standard Time to Eastern Daylight Time.

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SUMMARY: NHTSA is issuing a correction to a published notice of a 
meeting of the NEMSAC to be held in the Metropolitan Washington, DC 
area on March 28-30, 2012. This notice announces the correct date, 
time, and location of the meeting, which will be open to the public. 
The purpose of NEMSAC is to provide a nationally recognized council of 
emergency medical services (EMS) representatives and consumers to 
provide advice and recommendations regarding EMS to DOT's National 
Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

DATES: The NEMSAC meeting will take place over two and a half days and 
be held on
     Wednesday March 28, 2012, from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. EDT;
     Thursday March 29, 2012, from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. EDT; 
and
     Friday March 30, 2012, from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. EDT.
    NEMSAC committees will meet from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. EDT on March 29, 
2012. Public comment periods will be scheduled throughout the day of 
March 28, 2012, as well as from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. EDT on March 29, 
2012.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held on the 8th floor of the FHI 360 
Conference Center at 1825 Connecticut Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20009.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Drew Dawson, Director, U.S. Department 
of Transportation, Office of Emergency Medical Services, 1200 New 
Jersey Avenue SE., NTI-140, Washington, DC 20590, telephone number 
(202) 366-9966; email Drew.Dawson@dot.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice of this meeting is given under the 
Federal Advisory Committee Act, Public Law 92-463, as amended (5 U.S.C. 
App.). NEMSAC will meet on March 28-30,

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2012, at the FHI 360 Conference Center at 1825 Connecticut Avenue NW., 
Washington, DC 20009.

Agenda of National EMS Advisory Council Meeting, March 28-30, 2012

    The tentative agenda includes the following:

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

(1) Opening Remarks
(2) History and Overview of the EMS Education Agenda for the Future
(3) Panel Discussion 1--Successes and Challenges in 
Implementing the Current Agenda
(4) Panel Discussion 2--Opportunities and Challenges in 
Revising the Agenda
(5) Panel Discussion 3--The Process to Revise the Agenda
(6) Next Steps

Thursday, March 29, 2012

(1) Opening Remarks
(2) Review and Approval of Minutes of Last Meeting
(3) Update from NHTSA Office of EMS
(4) Federal Partner Update
(5) Request for Input from the Federal Interagency Committee on EMS 
(FICEMS)
(6) Presentations from NEMSAC Committees
(7) Public Comment Period

Friday, March 30, 2012

(1) Deliberations of Committee Documents
(2) Discussion of New and Emerging Issues
(3) Unfinished Business/Continued Discussion from Previous Day
(4) Next Steps and Adjourn

    Public comment periods will be scheduled throughout the day of 
March 28, 2012, as well as from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. EDT on March 29, 
2012. Written comments or requests to make oral presentations must be 
received by March 21, 2012, by emailing nemsac@dot.gov. In order to 
allow as many people as possible to speak, speakers are requested to 
limit their remarks to 5 minutes.
    Public Attendance: This meeting will be open to the public. There 
will not be a teleconference option for this meeting. Individuals 
wishing to attend must register online at www.regonline.com/NEMSAC no 
later than March 26, 2012.
    Minutes of the NEMSAC Meeting will be available to the public 
online through www.EMS.gov.

    Issued on: March 6, 2012.
Jeffrey P. Michael,
Associate Administrator for Research and Program Development.
[FR Doc. 2012-5839 Filed 3-9-12; 8:45 am]
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