Daily Rules, Proposed Rules, and Notices of the Federal Government
The purpose of the meeting is to receive a briefing from the Marine Corps on involuntary assignments to the infantry and closed positions. The Army will give an update briefing on their gender neutral standards, and the Committee will receive a DoD update on sexual assault and prevention and response strategy. Additionally, the Committee will receive a briefing on Legislative Proposal for expanded reproductive health care coverage for military women. Finally, the Committee will approve and vote on the final 2012 report.
Interested persons may submit a written statement for consideration by the Defense Advisory Committee on Women in the Services. Individuals submitting a written statement must submit their statement to the Point of Contact listed in
If members of the public are interested in making an oral statement, a written statement should be submitted as above. After reviewing the written comments, the Chairperson and the Designated Federal Officer will determine who of the requesting persons will be able to make an oral presentation of their issue during an open portion of this meeting or at a future meeting. Determination of who will be making an oral presentation is at the sole discretion of the Committee Chair and the Designated Federal Officer and will depend on time available and if the topics are relevant to the Committee's activities. Two minutes will be allotted to persons desiring to make an oral presentation. Oral presentations by members of the public will be permitted only on Wednesday, December 12, 2012 from 10:15 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. in front of the full Committee. Number of oral presentations to be made will depend on the number of requests received from members of the public.