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ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON COMMERCIAL REMOTE SENSING (ACCRES), July 11, 2019, DC, 1:00-5:00 pm ET

NOAA’s Advisory Committee on Commercial Remote Sensing (ACCRES) will meet on July 11, 2019 from 1:00-5:00 pm ET at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), 1616 Rhode Island Ave., NW, Washington, DC.

Details are in the Federal Register notice, which is reproduced below.

 

SUMMARY: The Advisory Committee on Commercial Remote Sensing 
(``ACCRES'' or ``the Committee'') will meet July 11, 2019.

DATES: The meeting is scheduled as follows: July 11, 2019, 1 p.m.-5:00 
p.m.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Center for Strategic and 
International Studies (CSIS)-1616 Rhode Island Avenue, Room 212A/B, NW, 
Washington, DC 20036.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tahara Dawkins, NOAA/NESDIS/CRSRA, 
1335 East-West Highway, G-101, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910; (301) 
713-3385 or tahara.dawkins@noaa.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: As required by Section 10(a)(2) of the 
Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. 2 (FACA) and its 
implementing regulations, see 41 CFR 102-3.150, notice is hereby given 
of the meeting of ACCRES. ACCRES was established by the Secretary of 
Commerce (Secretary) on May 21, 2002, to advise the Secretary of 
Commerce through the Under Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and 
Atmosphere on matters relating to the U.S. commercial remote sensing 
space industry and on the National Oceanic and Atmospheric 
Administration's activities to carry out the responsibilities of the 
Department of Commerce set forth in the National and Commercial Space 
Programs Act of 2010 (51 U.S.C. 60101 et seq.).

Purpose of the Meeting and Matters To Be Considered

    The meeting will be open to the public pursuant to Section 10(a)(1) 
of the FACA. During the meeting, the Committee will receive updates on 
NOAA's Commercial Remote Sensing Regulatory Affairs activities and 
discuss updates to the commercial remote sensing regulatory regime. The 
Committee will also discuss the New Proposed Rule Making (NPRM) on 
Commercial Remote Sensing Licensing.

Special Accommodations

    The meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. 
Requests for special accommodations may be directed to Tahara Dawkins, 
NOAA/NESDIS/CRSRA, 1335 East-West Highway, G-101, Silver Spring, 
Maryland 20910; (301) 713-3385 or tahara.dawkins@noaa.gov.

Additional Information and Public Comments

    In accordance with 41 CFR 102-3.140(b), the meeting room is 
sufficient to accommodate advisory committee members, agency staff, and 
a reasonable number of interested members of the public. However, to 
avoid overcrowding should an unexpected number of members of the public 
attend the meeting, ACCRES invites interested members of the public to 
RSVP through the following link: https://forms.gle/dQ5Qy79eTuXwvk1c6, 
or directly to the office of Commercial Remote Sensing Regulatory 
Affairs at (301) 713-2560, or by email at CRSRA@noaa.gov, by July 8, 
2019. Any member of the public wishing further information concerning 
the meeting or who wishes to submit oral or written comments should 
contact Tahara Dawkins, Designated Federal Officer for ACCRES, NOAA/
NESDIS/CRSRA, 1335 East-West Highway, G-101, Silver Spring, Maryland 
20910; (301) 713-3385 or tahara.dawkins@noaa.gov. Copies of the draft 
meeting agenda will be posted on the Commercial Remote Sensing 
Regulatory Affairs Office at https://www.nesdis.noaa.gov/CRSRA/accresMeetings.html.
    ACCRES expects that public statements presented at its meetings 
will not be repetitive of previously-submitted oral or written 
statements. In general, each individual or group making an oral 
presentation may be limited to a total time of five minutes. Written 
comments sent to NOAA/NESDIS/CRSRA on or before June 29, 2019 will be 
provided to Committee members in advance of the meeting. Comments 
received too close to the meeting date will normally be provided to 
Committee members at the meeting. All questions and comments about the 
proposed regulations must be directed to the Federal Register website 
for public comments https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2019/05/14/2019-09320/licensing-of-private-remote-sensing-space-systems.

Details

Date:
July 11
Time:
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm