[Federal Register: April 8, 1999 (Volume 64, Number 67)]
[Page 17148]
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Agricultural Advisory Committee Meeting

    This is to give notice, pursuant to Section 10(a) of the Federal
Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. 2, Sec. 10(a), that the Commodity
Futures Trading Commission's Agricultural Advisory Committee will
conduct a public meeting on April 21, 1999 in the first floor hearing
room (Room 1000) of the Commission's Washington, DC headquarters, Three
Lafayette Centre, 1155 21st Street, NW, Washington, DC 20581. The
meeting will begin at 1:00 p.m. and last until 5:00 p.m. The agenda
will consist of the following:


    1. Welcoming Remarks.
    2. Panel Discussion on Risk Management Strategies for Producers
of Agricultural Commodities.
    3. Panel Discussion on Legislative Initiatives for Crop
Insurance and other Risk Management Proposals.
    4. Status Report and Discussion of Potential Modifications of
the Agricultural Trade Option Pilot Program.
    5. Other Business.
    The meeting is open to the public. The Chairman of the Advisory
Committee, Commissioner David D. Spears, is empowered to conduct the
meeting in a fashion that will, in his judgment, facilitate the
orderly conduct of business. Any member of the public who wishes to
file a written statement with the Advisory Committee should mail a
copy of the statement to the attention of: The Agricultural Advisory
Committee, c/o Commissioner David D. Spears, Commodity Futures
Trading Commission, Three Lafayette Centre, 1155 21st Street, NW,
Washington, DC 20581, before the meeting. Members of the public who
wish to make oral statements should inform Commissioner Spears in
writing at the foregoing address at least three business days before
the meeting. Reasonable provision will be made, if time permits, for
an oral presentation of no more than five minutes each in duration.

    Issued by the Commission in Washington, DC on April 2, 1999.
Jean A. Webb,
Secretary of the Commission.
[FR Doc. 99-8652 Filed 4-7-99; 8:45 am]

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