[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 45 (Tuesday, March 10, 2009)]
[Page 10250]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E9-4984]



Consumer Advisory Council; Notice of Meeting

    The Consumer Advisory Council will meet on Thursday, March 26, 
2009. The meeting, which will be open to public observation, will take 
place at the Federal Reserve Board's offices in Washington, DC, in 
Dining Room E on the Terrace Level of the Martin Building. Anyone 
planning to attend the meeting should, for security purposes, register 
no later than Tuesday, March 24, by completing the form found online 
at: https://www.federalreserve.gov/secure/forms/cacregistration.cfm.
    Additionally, attendees must present photo identification to enter 
the building.
    The meeting will begin at 9 a.m. and is expected to conclude at 1 
p.m. The Martin Building is located on C Street, NW., between 20th and 
21st Streets.
    The Council's function is to advise the Board on the exercise of 
the Board's responsibilities under various consumer financial services 
laws and on other matters on which the Board seeks its advice. Time 
permitting, the Council will discuss the following topics:
    Members will discuss various issues related to foreclosures and 
efforts to prevent them, including the Making Home Affordable program.
     Neighborhood and Community Stabilization
    Members will discuss strategies and challenges in the effort to 
stabilize communities affected by foreclosures, including the 
implementation of the Neighborhood Stabilization Program.
     Access to Credit
    Members will discuss various issues related to the current 
availability of credit to consumers and small businesses.
     Proposed Rules Regarding Overdraft Services
    Members will discuss the proposed amendments to Regulation E, which 
would provide consumers with certain choices relating to the use of 
overdraft services and the assessment of overdraft fees.
    Reports by committees and other matters initiated by Council 
members also may be discussed.
    Persons wishing to submit views to the Council on any of the above 
topics may do so by sending written statements to Jennifer Kerslake, 
Secretary of the Consumer Advisory Council, Division of Consumer and 
Community Affairs, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, 
Washington, DC 20551. Information about this meeting may be obtained 
from Ms. Kerslake, 202-452-6470.

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, March 5, 2009.
Jennifer J. Johnson,
Secretary of the Board.
 [FR Doc. E9-4984 Filed 3-9-09; 8:45 am]