Heads up NRIC meeting??

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I received this response to a question I ask. Appears to be a meeting being held on Oct 14th. I hope this is useful..

[Federal Register: September 30, 1999 (Volume 64, Number 189)] [Notices] [Page 52788] >From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access [wais.access.gpo.gov] [DOCID:fr30se99-76] ----------------------------------------------------------------------- FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION Federal Advisory Committee; Notice of Public Meeting AGENCY: Federal Communications Commission. ACTION: Notice of public meeting. ----------------------------------------------------------------------- SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, Public Law 92-463, as amended, this notice advises interested persons of a meeting of the Network Reliability and Interoperability Council (``NRIC'' or ``Council''), which will be held at the Federal Communications Commission in Washington, DC. DATE: October 14, 1999 at 1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. ADDRESS: Federal Communications Commission, Commission Meeting Room, Room TW-C305, 445 12th St. SW, Washington, DC 20554. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Marsha MacBride, Executive Director of the FCC Year 2000 Task Force and Designated Federal Officer of the Council, 445 12th St. SW, Washington, DC 20554; telephone (202) 418- 2379, e-mail year2000@fcc.gov. Press Contact, Audrey Spivak, Office of Public Affairs, 202-418- 0512, aspivak@fcc.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Council was established by the Federal Communications Commission to bring together leaders of the telecommunications industry and telecommunications experts from academic, consumer and other organizations to explore and recommend measures that would enhance network reliability. One of the current issues before the Council is the risk that the Year 2000 date conversion problem presents for the telecommunications networks. The agenda for the meeting is as follows: The Council will review status reports from Focus Groups 1 and 2 and test results of intercarrier and supplier contingency planning. Focus Group 3 will present a status report. Finally, the Network Reliability Steering Committee will present its quarterly report. Information concerning the activities of NRIC can be reviewed at the Council's website . Material relevant to the October 14, 1999 meeting will be posted there. Members of the general public may attend the meeting. The Federal Communications Commission will attempt to accommodate as many people as possible. However, admittance will be limited to the seating available. A live RealAudio feed will be available over the Internet; information on how to tune in can be found at the Commission's website . The public may submit written comments to the Council's designated Federal Officer before the meeting. Federal Communications Commission. Magalie Roman Salas, Secretary. [FR Doc. 99-25407 Filed 9-29-99; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6712-01-P

-- y2k dave (xsdaa111@hotmail.com), October 12, 1999

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