[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 9 (Friday, January 12, 2018)]
[Page 1605]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-00426]

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Forest Service

National Advisory Committee for Implementation of the National 
Forest System Land Management Planning Rule

AGENCY: Forest Service, USDA.

ACTION: Notice of meetings.


SUMMARY: The National Advisory Committee for Implementation of the 
National Forest System Land Management Planning Rule Committee 
(Committee) will meet in Washington, DC. Attendees may also listen via 
webinar and/or conference call. The Committee operates in compliance 
with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA). Additional information 
relating to the Committee, including the meeting summary/minutes, can 
be found by visiting the Committee's website at: http://www.fs.usda.gov/main/planningrule/committee.

DATES: The meetings will be held in-person and streamed via webinar/
conference call on the following dates and times:

 Tuesday, January 30, 2018, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Eastern 
Standard Time (EST)
 Wednesday, January 31, 2018, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST
 Thursday, February 1, 2018, from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. EST

    All meetings are subject to cancellation. For updated status of 
meetings prior to attendance, please contact the person listed under 

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the USDA Forest Service, 
International Programs Office, 1 Thomas Circle NW, Suite 400, 
Washington, DC 20005. For anyone who would like to attend via webinar 
and/or conference call, please visit http://www.fs.usda.gov/main/planningrule/committee, or contact the person listed in the section 
titled FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT. Written comments may be 
submitted as described under SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. All comments, 
including names and addresses, when provided, are placed in the record 
and available for public inspection and copying. The public may inspect 
comments received at the USDA Forest Service Washington Office--Yates 
Building, 201 14th Street SW, Mail Stop 1104, Washington, DC 20250-
1104. Please call ahead to facilitate entry into the building.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Crystal Merica, Committee Coordinator, 
by phone at 202-205-3562, or by email at [email protected]. 
Individuals who use telecommunication devices for the deaf (TDD) may 
call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1-800-877-8339 
between 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. EST, Monday through Friday.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The purpose of this meeting is to:
    1. Continue deliberations on formulating advice for the Secretary;
    2. Discuss Committee work group findings;
    3. Hear public comments; and
    4. Conduct administrative tasks.
    This meeting is open to the public. The agenda will include time 
for people to make oral comments of three minutes or less. Individuals 
wishing to make an oral comment should submit a request in writing by 
January 26, 2018, to be scheduled on the agenda. Anyone who would like 
to bring related matters to the attention of the Committee may file 
written statements with the Committee's staff before or after the 
meeting. Written comments and time requests for oral comments must be 
sent to
    Crystal Merica, USDA Forest Service, Ecosystem Management 
Coordination, 201 14th Street SW, Mail Stop 1104, Washington, DC, 
20250-1104, or by email at [email protected]. The agenda and summary 
of the meeting will be posted on the Committee's website within 21 days 
of the meeting. Meeting Accommodations: If you are a person requiring 
reasonable accommodation, please make requests in advance for sign 
language interpreting, assistive listening devices or other reasonable 
accommodation for access to the facility or proceedings by contacting 
the person listed in the section titled FOR FURTHER INFORMATION 
CONTACT. All reasonable accommodation requests are managed on a case-
by-case basis.

    Dated: December 29, 2017.
Glenn Casamassa,
Associate Deputy Chief, National Forest System.
[FR Doc. 2018-00426 Filed 1-11-18; 8:45 am]