[Federal Register Volume 62, Number 206 (Friday, October 24, 1997)]
[Notices]
[Page 55390]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 97-28232]



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DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

Grain Inspection, Packers and Stockyards Administration


Advisory Committee Meeting

    Pursuant to the provisions of section 10(a)(2) of the Federal 
Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463), notice is hereby given of the 
following committee meeting:

    Name: Grain Inspection Advisory Committee.
    Date: November 19-20, 1997.
    Place: Omni Royal Orleans Hotel, 621 St. Louis Street, New 
Orleans, Louisiana.
    Time: 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. on November 19 and 20, 1997.
    Purpose: To provide advice to the Administrator of the Grain 
Inspection, Packers and Stockyards Administration (GIPSA) with 
respect to the implementation of the U.S. Grain Standards Act (7 
U.S.C. 71 et seq.).
    The agenda includes a review and discussion of GIPSA's financial 
status, strategic plan, and moisture meter implementation plan.
    The meeting will be open to the public. Public participation 
will be limited to written statements, unless permission is received 
from the Committee Chairman to orally address the Committee. 
Persons, other than members, who wish to address the Committee or 
submit written statements before or after the meeting, should 
contact the Administrator, GIPSA, U.S. Department of Agriculture, 
1400 Independence Avenue, SW, STOP 3601, Washington, D.C. 20250-
3601, telephone (202) 720-0219 or FAX (202) 205-9237.

    Dated: October 20, 1997.
James R. Baker,
Administrator.
[FR Doc. 97-28232 Filed 10-23-97; 8:45 am]
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