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DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

 
National Advisory Council on Indian Education; Meeting

AGENCY: National Advisory Council on Indian Education, ED.

ACTION: Notice of Open Meeting on the Reauthorization of Title IX.

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SUMMARY: This notice sets forth the schedule and proposed agenda of a 
forthcoming meeting of the National Advisory Council on Indian 
Education. The purpose of this meeting is to receive comments regarding 
the reauthorization of programs under the Elementary and Secondary 
Education Act of 1965 (ESEA), of which the Title IX Indian Education 
Program is included. This notice also describes the functions of the 
Council. Notice of this meeting is required under Section 10(a)(2) of 
the Federal Advisory Committee Act and is intended to notify the public 
of their opportunity to attend.

DATES AND TIMES: June 26, 1998, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and June 27, 
1998, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

ADDRESSES: Holiday Inn-St. Paul East, I-94 at McKnight Road, 2201 Burns 
Ave., St. Paul, MN 55119. Telephone (612) 731-2220.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dr. David Beaulieu, Director, Office 
of Indian Education, 600 Independence Avenue, SW., Portals 4300, 
Washington, DC 20202. Telephone: (202) 260-3774. Fax: (202) 205-0643.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The National Advisory Council on Indian 
Education is a presidential appointed advisory council on Indian 
education established under Section 9151 of Title IX of the Elementary 
and Secondary Education Act of 1965, as amended (20 U.S.C. 7871). The 
Council is established to advise the Secretary of Education and the 
Congress on funding and administration of programs with respect to 
which the Secretary has jurisdiction and that includes Indian children 
or adults as participants or that may benefit Indian children or 
adults. The Council also makes recommendations to the Secretary for 
filing the position of Director of Indian Education whenever a vacancy 
occurs.
    This meeting of the Council is open to the public without advanced 
registration. Public attendance may be limited to the space available. 
Members of the public may make statements during the meeting, to the 
extent time permits, and file written statements with the Council for 
its consideration. Written statements should be submitted to the 
address listed above.
    A summary of the proceedings and related matters which are 
informative to the public and consistent with the policy of Title 5 
U.S.C. 552b will be available to the public within fourteen days of the 
meeting, and are available for public inspection from the hours of 8:30 
a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education, 
U.S. Department of Education 600 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, 
DC 20202.
Gerald N. Tirozzi,
Assistant Secretary, Office of Elementary and Secondary Education.

Meeting Agenda

Friday, June 26, 1998

10:00 a.m.
    Call to Order
    Roll Call of the Membership.
    * Introductions.
    * Review and Approval of Minutes.
    * Executive Order on Indian Education.
12:00 noon--Lunch
1:00 p.m.--Reauthorization Discussion
5:00 p.m.--Adjournment

Saturday, June 27, 1998

9:00 a.m.--Reauthorization Discussion
12:00 noon--Lunch
1:00 p.m.--Review of Hearings
5:00 p.m.--Adjournment

[FR Doc. 98-15726 Filed 6-10-98; 8:45 am]
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