[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 161 (Monday, August 20, 2012)]
[Page 50174]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-20289]



Biological Sciences Advisory Committee; Notice of Meeting

    In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-
463, as amended), the National Science Foundation announces the 
following meeting:
    Name: Biological Sciences Advisory Committee (1110).
    Date and Time: September 5, 2012, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.; September 6, 
2012, 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m.
    Place: National Science Foundation, 4201 Wilson Blvd., Room 1235, 
Arlington, VA 22230.
    All visitors must contact the Directorate for Biological Sciences 
[call 703-292-8400 or send an email message to erchiang@nsf.gov] at 
least 24 hours prior to the meeting to arrange for a visitor's badge. 
All visitors must report to the NSF visitor desk located in the lobby 
at the N. 9th and N. Stuart Streets entrance on the day of the meeting 
to receive a visitor's badge.
    Type of Meeting: OPEN.
    Contact Person: Chuck Liarakos, National Science Foundation, 4201 
Wilson Boulevard, Room 605, Arlington, VA 22230 Tel No.: (703) 292-
    Purpose of Meeting: The Advisory Committee for the Directorate for 
Biological Sciences provides advice, recommendations, and oversight 
concerning major program emphases, directions, and goals for the 
research-related activities of the divisions that make up BIO.
    Agenda: Agenda items will include the Division of Environmental 
Biology Committee of Visitors report, preliminary reports from the sub-
committee on biological data and the sub-committee on broadening 
participation in the biological sciences, and other matters relevant to 
the Directorate for Biological Sciences.

    Dated: August 14, 2012.
Susanne Bolton,
Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 2012-20289 Filed 8-17-12; 8:45 am]