[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 36 (Wednesday, February 25, 2009)]
[Page 8496]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E9-3906]

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Health Information Technology (HIT) Policy Committee Nomination 

AGENCY: Government Accountability Office (GAO).

ACTION: Notice on letters of nomination.


SUMMARY: The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Act) 
established the HIT Policy Committee to make recommendations on the 
implementation of a nationwide health information technology 
infrastructure to the National Coordinator for Health Information 
Technology, whose office was also established by the Act. The HIT 
Policy Committee consists of at least 20 members, 13 of which are to be 
appointed by the Comptroller General within 45 days of enactment of the 
Act. For appointments to the HIT Policy Committee that will be made no 
later than April 3, 2009, I am announcing the following: Letters of 
nomination and resumes should be submitted by March 6, 2009 to ensure 
adequate opportunity for review and consideration of nominees prior to 
appointment of members.

ADDRESSES: GAO: 441 G Street, NW., Washington, DC 20548.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: GAO: Office of Public Affairs, (202) 
512-4800. 13101, American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.

Gene L. Dodaro,
Acting Comptroller General of the United States.
 [FR Doc. E9-3906 Filed 2-24-09; 8:45 am]