[Federal Register: June 9, 1999 (Volume 64, Number 110)]
[Notices]               
[Page 30966-30967]
From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access [wais.access.gpo.gov]
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DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

 
National Board of the Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary 
Education; Meeting

AGENCY: Natioal Board of the Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary 
Education, Education.

ACTION: Notice of meeting.

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SUMMARY: This notice sets forth the proposed agenda of a forthcoming 
meeting of the National Board of the

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Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education. This notice also 
describes the functions of the Board. Notice of this meeting is 
required under Section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act.

DATES AND TIMES: June 28, 1999 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

ADDRESSES: Holiday Inn Capitol, 550 C Street, SW, Washington, DC.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Sandra Newkirk, U.S. Department of Education, 400 Maryland Avenue, SW, 
Room 3100 ROB #3, Washington, D.C. 20202-5175. Telephone: (202) 708-
5750. Individuals who use a telecommunication device for the deaf (TDD) 
may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1-800-877-8339 
between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m., Eastern time, Monday through Friday).
    Individuals with disabilities may obtain this document in an 
alternate format (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, or computer 
diskette) on request to the contact person listed in the preceding 
paragraph.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The National Board of the Fund for the 
Improvement of Postsecondary Education is established under Section 
1001 of the Higher Education Amendments of 1980, Title X (20 U.S.C. 
1131a-1). The National Board of the Fund is authorize to commend to the 
Director of the Fund and the Assistant Secretary for Postsecondary 
Education priorities for funding and approval or disapproval of grants 
of a given kind.
    The meeting of the National Board is open to the public. The 
National Board will meet on Monday, June 28, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 
p.m. to provide an overview of the Fund's program status and special 
initiatives.
    The meeting site is accessible to individuals with disabilities. An 
individual with a disability who will need an auxiliary aid or service 
to participate in the meeting (e.g., interpreting service, assistive 
listening device or materials in an alternate format) should notify the 
contact person listed on this notice at least two weeks before the 
scheduled meeting date. Although the Department will attempt to meet a 
request received after that date, the requested auxiliary aid or 
service may not be available because of insufficient time to arrange 
it.
    Records are kept of all Board proceedings, and are available for 
public inspection to the office of the Fund for the Improvement of 
Postsecondary Education, Room 3100, Regional Office Building #3, 7th & 
D Streets, SW, Washington, D.C. 20202 from the hours of 8 a.m. to 4:30 
p.m.
David A. Longanecker,
Assistant Secretary for Postsecondary Education.
[FR Doc. 99-14527 Filed 6-8-99; 8:45 am]
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