[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 166 (Tuesday, August 27, 2013)]
[Pages 52911-52912]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-20861]



Secretary of Energy Advisory Board

AGENCY: Department of Energy.

ACTION: Notice of open meeting.


SUMMARY: This notice announces an open meeting of the Secretary of 
Energy Advisory Board (SEAB). SEAB was reestablished pursuant to the 
Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463, 86 Stat. 770) (the 
Act). This notice is provided in accordance with the Act.

DATES: Friday, September 13, 2013, 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

ADDRESSES: Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Avenue SW., 
Washington, DC 20585.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Amy Bodette, Designated Federal 
Officer, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Avenue SW., 
Washington, DC 20585; telephone (202) 586-0383 or facsimile (202) 586-
1441; seab@hq.doe.gov.

    Background: The Board was established to provide advice and 
recommendations to the Secretary on the Department's basic and applied 
research, economic and national security policy, educational issues, 
operational issues and other activities as directed by the Secretary.
    Purpose of the Meeting: The meeting will provide an overview to the 
    Tentative Agenda: The meeting will start at 9:00 a.m. on September 
16 and will serve as an introductory meeting for the Board. The 
tentative meeting agenda includes a report on plans for SEAB Task 
forces, briefings, and comments from the public on suggestions for SEAB 
work. The meeting will conclude at 2:00 p.m.
    Public Participation: The meeting is open to the public. 
Individuals who would like to attend must RSVP to Amy Bodette by email 
at seab@hq.doe.gov, no later than 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 10, 
2013. Please provide your name, organization, citizenship and contact 
information. Anyone attending the meeting will be required to present 
government-issued identification. Individuals and representatives of 
organizations who would like to offer comments and suggestions may do 
so at the end of the meeting on Friday, September 13, 2013. 
Approximately 30 minutes will be reserved for public comments. Time 
allotted per speaker will depend on the number who wish to speak but 
will not exceed five minutes. The Designated Federal Officer is 
empowered to conduct the meeting in a fashion that

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will facilitate the orderly conduct of business. Those wishing to speak 
should register to do so beginning at 8:30 a.m. on September 13, 2013.
    Those not able to attend the meeting or have insufficient time to 
address the committee are invited to send a written statement to Amy 
Bodette, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Avenue SW., 
Washington, DC 20585, or by email to: seab@hq.doe.gov.
    Minutes: The minutes of the meeting will be available by contacting 
Ms. Bodette. She may be reached at the postal address or email address 
above or by visiting SEAB's Web site at www.energy.gov/seab.

    Issued in Washington, DC on August 21, 2013.
LaTanya R. Butler,
Deputy Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 2013-20861 Filed 8-26-13; 8:45 am]