[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 187 (Wednesday, September 26, 2012)]
[Page 59196]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-23720]



Meeting of the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS

AGENCY: Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the 
Secretary, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health.

ACTION: Notice.


SUMMARY: As stipulated by the Federal Advisory Committee Act, the U.S. 
Department of Health and Human Service (DHHS) is hereby giving notice 
that the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS (PACHA) will hold a 
meeting. The meeting will be open to the public.

DATES: The meeting will be held October 25, 2012 and October 26, 2012 
from 9 a.m. to approximately 5 p.m. (EDT).

ADDRESSES: Washington Marriott at Metro Center, 775 12th Street NW., 
Washington, DC 20005-3901.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Caroline Talev, Public Health 
Assistant, Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS, Department of 
Health and Human Services, 200 Independence Avenue SW., Room 443H, 
Hubert H. Humphrey Building, Washington, DC 20201; (202) 205-1178. More 
detailed information about PACHA can be obtained by accessing the 
Council's Web site www.aids.gov/pacha.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: PACHA was established by Executive Order 
12963, dated June 14, 1995 as amended by Executive Order 13009, dated 
June 14, 1996. The Council was established to provide advice, 
information, and recommendations to the Secretary regarding programs 
and policies intended to promote effective prevention of HIV disease 
and AIDS. The functions of the Council are solely advisory in nature.
    The Council consists of not more than 25 members. Council members 
are selected from prominent community leaders with particular expertise 
in, or knowledge of, matters concerning HIV and AIDS, public health, 
global health, philanthropy, marketing or business, as well as other 
national leaders held in high esteem from other sectors of society. 
Council members are appointed by the Secretary or designee, in 
consultation with the White House Office on National AIDS Policy. The 
agenda for the upcoming meeting will be posted on the Council's Web 
site at www.aids.gov/pacha.
    Public attendance at the meeting is limited to space available. 
Individuals who plan to attend and need special assistance, such as 
sign language interpretation or other reasonable accommodations, should 
notify the designated contact person. Pre-registration for public 
attendance is advisable and can be accomplished by contacting Caroline 
Talev at caroline.talev@hhs.gov. Members of the public will have the 
opportunity to provide comments at the meeting. Any individual who 
wishes to participate in the public comment session must register with 
Caroline Talev at caroline.talev@hhs.gov; registration for public 
comment will not be accepted by telephone. Public comment will be 
limited to two minutes per speaker. Any members of the public who wish 
to have printed material distributed to PACHA members at the meeting 
should submit, at a minimum, 1 copy of the materials to Caroline Talev, 
no later than close of business Thursday, October 18, 2012. Contact 
information for the PACHA contact person is listed above.

    Dated: September 18, 2012.
B. Kaye Hayes,
Executive Director, Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS.
[FR Doc. 2012-23720 Filed 9-25-12; 8:45 am]