[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 177 (Thursday, September 11, 2008)]
[Page 52870]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E8-21127]



Federal Emergency Management Agency

[Docket ID FEMA-2008-0010]

National Fire Academy Board of Visitors

AGENCY: Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS.

ACTION: Committee Management; Notice of Open Federal Advisory Committee 


SUMMARY: The National Fire Academy Board of Visitors will meet on 
October 2-4, 2008.

DATES: The meeting will take place Thursday, October 2, 2008, from 8:30 
a.m. to 4 p.m., e.s.t.; Friday, October 3, 2008, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., 
e.s.t.; and Saturday, October 4, 2008, from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., 
e.s.t. Comments must be submitted by Thursday, October 9, 2008.

ADDRESSES: Members of the public who wish to obtain information for the 
public meeting may contact Teressa Kaas as listed in the FOR FURTHER 
INFORMATION CONTACT section by September 30, 2008. Members of the 
public may participate by coming to the National Emergency Training 
Center, Building H, Room 300, Emmitsburg, Maryland. Members of the 
general public who plan to participate in the meeting should contact 
Teressa Kaas as listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section, 
on or before September 30, 2008. Requests to have written material 
distributed to each member of the committee prior to the meeting should 
reach the contact person at the address below by September 30, 2008. 
Send written material to Teressa Kaas, 16825 South Seton Avenue, 
Emmitsburg, Maryland 21727. Comments must be identified by Docket ID 
FEMA-2008-0010 and may be submitted by one of the following methods:
     Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. 
Follow the instructions for submitting comments.
     E-mail: FEMA-RULES@dhs.gov. Include Docket ID in the 
subject line of the message.
     Fax: (866) 466-5370.
     Mail: Teressa Kaas, 16825 South Seton Avenue, Emmitsburg, 
Maryland 21727.
    Instructions: All submissions received must include the Docket ID 
for this action. Comments received will be posted without alteration at 
www.regulations.gov, including any personal information provided.
    Docket: For access to the docket to read background documents or 
comments received by the National Fire Academy Board of Visitors, go to 

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Teressa Kaas, 16825 South Seton 
Avenue, Emmitsburg, Maryland 21727, telephone (301) 447-1117, fax (301) 
447-1173, and e-mail teressa.kaas@dhs.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice of this meeting is given under the 
Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. (Pub. L. 92-463). The 
National Fire Academy Board of Visitors will be holding a meeting for 
purposes of reviewing U.S. Fire Administration/National Fire Academy 
Program activities, including the status of campus maintenance and 
capital improvements, the budget update, the annual Ethics Briefing, 
the Learning Management System update, the National Fire Programs 
update, the Education, Training and Partnerships update, the Academy 
update, and Board discussions and new items. This meeting is open to 
the public.
    The Chairperson of the National Fire Academy Board of Visitors 
shall conduct the meeting in a way that will, in his judgment, 
facilitate the orderly conduct of business. During its meeting, the 
committee welcomes public comment; however, comments will be permitted 
only during the public comment period. The Chairperson will make every 
effort to hear the views of all interested parties. Please note that 
the meeting may end early if all business is completed.

Information on Services for Individuals With Disabilities

    For information on facilities or services for individuals with 
disabilities or to request special assistance at the meeting, contact 
Teressa Kaas as soon as possible.

    Dated: September 5, 2008.
Denis G. Onieal,
Superintendent, National Fire Academy, U.S. Fire Administration, 
Federal Emergency Management Agency.
[FR Doc. E8-21127 Filed 9-10-08; 8:45 am]