22 February 2006


[Federal Register: February 22, 2006 (Volume 71, Number 35)]
[Page 9086]
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Bureau of Industry and Security

Regulations and Procedures Technical Advisory Committee; Notice 
of Partially Closed Meeting

    The Regulations and Procedures Technical Advisory Committee (RPTAC) 
will meet March 7, 2006, 9 a.m., Room 3884, in the Herbert C. Hoover 
Building, 14th Street between Constitution and Pennsylvania Avenues, 
NW., Washington, DC. The Committee advises the Office of the Assistant 
Secretary for Export Administration on implementation of the Export 
Administration Regulations (EAR) and provides for continuing review to 
update the EAR as needed.


Public Session

1. Opening remarks by the Chairman
2. Presentation of papers or comments by the Public
3. Regulations update
4. Update on proposed rule on deemed export related regulatory 
requirements (RIN 0694-AD29)
5. Update on Wassenaar Statement of Understanding on Military End-uses
6. Update on Implementation of 2005 Wassenaar change
7. Update on Encryption Reviews and Licensing
8. Update on Country Group revision project
9. Update on Automated Export System
10. RPTAC proposals on definition of the term ``specially designed''
11. Working group reports

Closed Session

12. Discussion of matters determined to be exempt from the provisions 
relating to public meetings and found in 5 U.S.C. app. 2 Sec. Sec.  
10(a)(1) and 10(a)(3)

    A limited number of seats will be available for the public session. 
Reservations are not accepted. To the extent that time permits, members 
of the public may present oral statements to the Committee. The public 
may submit written statements at any time before or after the meeting. 
However, to facilitate the distribution of public presentation 
materials to the Committee members, the Committee suggests that 
presenters forward the public presentation materials prior to the 
meeting to Ms. Yvette Springer at Yspringer@bis.doc.gov.
    The Assistant Secretary for Administration, with the concurrence of 
the delegate of the General Counsel, formally determined on February 
14, 2006, pursuant to Section 10(d) of the Federal Advisory Committee 
Act, as amended (5 U.S.C. app. 2 Sec. Sec.  (10)(d)), that the portion 
of the meeting dealing with matters the disclosure of which would be 
likely to frustrate significantly implementation of an agency action as 
described in 5 U.S.C. 552b(c)(9)(B) shall be exempt from the provisions 
relating to public meetings found in 5 U.S.C. app. 2 Sec. Sec.  10(a)1 
and 10(a)(3). The remaining portions of the meeting will be open to the 
public. For more information, call Yvette Springer at (202) 482-4814.

    Dated: February 14, 2006.
Yvette Springer,
Committee Liaison Officer.
[FR Doc. 06-1609 Filed 2-21-06; 8:45 am]