[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 211 (Wednesday, October 31, 2012)]
[Page 65857]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-26782]



Bureau of Industry and Security

Materials Processing Equipment Technical Advisory Committee; 
Notice of Partially Closed Meeting

    The Materials Processing Equipment Technical Advisory Committee 
(MPETAC) will meet on November 13, 2012, 9:00 a.m., Room 3884, in the 
Herbert C. Hoover Building, 14th Street between Pennsylvania and 
Constitution Avenues NW., Washington, DC. The Committee advises the 
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Export Administration with 
respect to technical questions that affect the level of export controls 
applicable to materials processing equipment and related technology.


Open Session

    1. Opening remarks and introductions.
    2. Presentation of papers and comments by the Public.
    3. Discussions on results from last, and proposals for next 
Wassenaar meeting.
    4. Report on proposed and recently issued changes to the Export 
Administration Regulations.
    5. Other business.

Closed Session

    6. Discussion of matters determined to be exempt from the 
provisions relating to public meetings found in 5 U.S.C. app. 2 
Sec. Sec.  10(a)(1) and 10(a)(3).
    The open session will be accessible via teleconference to 20 
participants on a first come, first serve basis. To join the 
conference, submit inquiries to Ms. Yvette Springer at 
[email protected], no later than November 6, 2012.
    A limited number of seats will be available for the public session. 
Reservations are not accepted. To the extent that time permits, members 
of the public may present oral statements to the Committee. The public 
may submit written statements at any time before or after the meeting. 
However, to facilitate the distribution of public presentation 
materials to the Committee members, the Committee suggests that 
presenters forward the public presentation materials prior to the 
meeting to Ms. Springer via email.
    The Assistant Secretary for Administration, with the concurrence of 
the delegate of the General Counsel, formally determined on November 
21, 2011, pursuant to Section 10(d) of the Federal Advisory Committee 
Act, as amended (5 U.S.C. app. 2 Sec.  10(d)), that the portion of the 
meeting dealing with matters the premature disclosure of which would be 
likely to frustrate significantly implementation of a proposed agency 
action as described in 5 U.S.C. 552b(c)(9)(B) shall be exempt from the 
provisions relating to public meetings found in 5 U.S.C. app. 2 
Sec. Sec.  10(a) (1) and 10(a) (3). The remaining portions of the 
meeting will be open to the public.
    For more information, call Yvette Springer at (202) 482-2813.

    Dated: October 24, 2012.
Yvette Springer,
Committee Liaison Officer.
[FR Doc. 2012-26782 Filed 10-30-12; 8:45 am]