Daily Rules, Proposed Rules, and Notices of the Federal Government


DOE/NSF Nuclear Science Advisory Committee

AGENCY: Department of Energy, Office of Science.
ACTION: Notice of open meeting.
SUMMARY: This notice announces a meeting of the DOE/NSF Nuclear Science Advisory Committee (NSAC). The Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463, 86 Stat. 770) requires that public notice of these meetings be announced in theFederal Register.
DATES: Friday, September 21, 2012, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
ADDRESSES: Hilton Washington DC North/Gaithersburg, 620 Perry Parkway, Gaithersburg, Maryland 20877, 301-977-8900.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brenda L. May, U.S. Department of Energy; SC-26/Germantown Building, 1000 Independence Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20585-1290; Telephone: 301-903-0536

Purpose of Meeting:To provide advice and guidance on a continuing basis to the Department of Energy and the National Science Foundation on scientific priorities within the field of basic nuclear science research.

Tentative Agenda:Agenda will include discussions of the following:

Friday, September 21, 2012 • Perspectives from Department of Energy and National Science Foundation • Update from the Department of Energy and National Science Foundation's Nuclear Physics Office • Presentation of the Charge for the Committee of Visitors • Status of the Charge for the Implementation of the Long Range Plan • Presentation on the NP2010 NRC Report • Public Comment (10-minute rule) Note:

The NSAC Meeting will be broadcast live on the Internet. You may find out how to access this broadcast by going to the following site prior to the start of the video record of the meeting including the presentations that are made will be archived at this site after the meeting ends.

Public Participation:The meeting is open to the public. If you would like to file a written statement with the Committee, you may do so either before or after the meeting. If you would like to make oral statements regarding any of these items on the agenda, you should contact Brenda L. May, 301-903-0536 You must make your request for an oral statement at least 5 business days before the meeting. Reasonable provision will be made to include the scheduled oral statements on the agenda. The Chairperson of the Committee will conduct the meeting to facilitate the orderly conduct of business. Public comment will follow the 10-minute rule.

Minutes:The minutes of the meeting will be available on the Committee's Web site at: site for viewing.

Issued in Washington, DC on August 21, 2012. LaTanya R. Butler, Acting Deputy Committee Management Officer.