[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 105 (Friday, May 31, 2013)]
[Notices]
[Pages 32639-32640]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-12954]


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DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION


National Advisory Council on Indian Education (NACIE)

AGENCY: U.S. Department of Education.

ACTION: Notice of an open teleconference meeting.

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SUMMARY: This notice sets forth the schedule and proposed agenda of an 
upcoming teleconference meeting of the National Advisory Council on 
Indian Education (the Council) and is intended to notify the general 
public of the meeting. This notice also describes the functions of the 
Council. Notice of the Council's meetings is required under Section 
10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act.
    Date And Time: June 17, 2013--12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight 
Time.
    Location: The meeting will be conducted via conference call with 
NACIE members. Up to 30 dial-in, listen-only phone lines will be made 
available to the public on a first come, first served basis. The 
conference call number is 1-800-871-9060 and the participant code is 
929296858.
    The public is also invited to attend the conference call meeting at 
the U.S. Department of Education, 400 Maryland Street SW., Rooms 2C100/
2C101, Washington, DC 20202-6400. Members of the public should report 
to the security desk and a form of federal I.D. will be required for 
security clearance and escorted access to the meeting room.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The National Advisory Council on Indian 
Education is authorized by Section 7141 of the Elementary and Secondary 
Education Act. The Council is established within the Department of 
Education to advise the Secretary of Education on the funding and 
administration (including the development of regulations, and 
administrative policies and practices) of any program over which the 
Secretary has jurisdiction and includes Indian children or adults as 
participants or programs that may benefit Indian children or adults, 
including any program established under Title VII, Part A of the 
Elementary and Secondary Education Act. The Council submits to the 
Congress, not later than June 30 of each year, a report on the 
activities of the Council that includes recommendations the Council 
considers appropriate for the improvement of Federal education programs 
that include Indian children or adults as participants or that may 
benefit Indian children or adults, and recommendations concerning the 
funding of any such program. One of the Council's responsibilities is 
to develop and provide recommendations to the Secretary of Education on 
the funding and administration (including the development of 
regulations, and administrative policies and practices) of any program 
over which the Secretary has jurisdiction. The Council is convening 
this 2 hour meeting to conduct the following business: 1) Final 
discussion, review and approval of the annual report to Congress; 2) 
follow-up on recommendations submitted to the Secretary of Education 
concerning the funding and administration of programs; and, 3) decide 
on the possible dates for the next open public meeting(s) for the 
NACIE.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jenelle Leonard, Designated Federal 
Official, Office of Elementary and Secondary Education, U.S. Department 
of Education, 400 Maryland Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20202. Telephone: 
202-205-2161. Fax: 202-205-5870.
    The meeting site is accessible to individuals with disabilities. If 
you will need an auxiliary aid or service to participate in the meeting 
(e.g., interpreting service, assistive listening device, or materials 
in an alternate format), notify the contact person listed in this 
notice by June 11, 2013. There will not be an opportunity for public 
comment during this meeting; however, members of the public are 
encouraged to submit written comments via email to 
TribalConsultation@ed.gov.
    A report of the meeting activities and related matters that are 
informative to the public and consistent with the policy of section 5 
U.S.C. 552b(c) will be available to the public within 21 days of the 
meeting. Records are kept of all Council proceedings and are available 
for public inspection at the Office of Indian Education, United States 
Department of Education, 400 Maryland Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20202. 
Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time.
    Electronic Access to This Document: You may view this document, as 
well as all other documents of this Department published in the Federal 
Register, in text or Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) on the 
Internet at the following site: www.ed.gov/news/fedregister/index.html.
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free at this site. If you have questions about using PDF, call the U.S. 
Government Printing Office (GPO), toll free at 1-866-512-1830; or in 
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Deborah S. Delisle,
 Assistant Secretary, Office of Elementary and Secondary Education.
[FR Doc. 2013-12954 Filed 5-30-13; 8:45 am]
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