3/16 SAN ANTONIO: ICE Advisory Committee Meeting on Family Residential Centers

On Wednesday, March 16, 2016 the Advisory Committee for ICE will hold a meeting to discuss “family residential centers.” We need your help to TAKE ACTION NOW by submitting your comment opposing family detention.

On Wednesday, March 16, 2016 the Advisory Committee for ICE will hold a meeting to discuss “family residential centers.”

We need your help to TAKE ACTION NOW by submitting your comment opposing family detention.

There are two ways to help:

1.  Attend meeting in person and submit a public comment.

You must register to attend this meeting at this link:  https://www.ice.gov/webform/acfrc

2.  Submit a public comment via email.

You can submit up to two pages of commentary in an email to ICE_ACFRC@ice.dhs.gov.  The email should address the following details: the issue, discussion, and recommended course of action.


 

The following information about the meeting was recently published on the Federal Register:

Notice

Advisory Committee on Family Residential Centers Meeting

Action

Notice Of Federal Advisory Committee Meeting.

Summary

The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Advisory Committee on Family Residential Centers (ACFRC) will meet in San Antonio, TX to brief Committee members on ICE’s family residential centers and to review and assess the Committee tasking. This meeting will be open to the public. Due to limited seating, individuals who wish to attend the meeting in person are required to register online at www.ice.gov/acfrc.

Table of Contents

DATES:

The Advisory Committee on Family Residential Centers will meet on Wednesday, March 16, 2016, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Please note that these meetings may conclude early if the Committee has completed all business.

ADDRESSES:

The meeting will be held in the 2nd floor conference room of the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services San Antonio Field Office at 8940 Fourwinds Drive, San Antonio, TX 78239.

For information on facilities, services for individuals with disabilities, or to request special assistance at the meeting, contact Mr. John Amaya, Designated Federal Officer, at ICE_ACFRC@ice.dhs.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Mr. John Amaya, Designated Federal Officer for the Advisory Committee on Family Residential Centers, at ICE_ACFRC@ice.dhs.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Notice of this meeting is given under the Federal Advisory Committee Act, (Title 5, United States Code Appendix). Written statements may be submitted to the ACFRC Designated Federal Officer (DFO) (see FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT). Statements should be no longer than two type-written pages and address the following details: the issue, discussion, and recommended course of action. Additional information, including the agenda and electronic registration details, is available on the ACFRC Web site at www.ice.gov/acfrc.

Meeting Agenda

The agenda for the Advisory Committee on Family Residential Centers meeting is as follows:

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

(1) Welcome and Opening Remarks

(2) ICE Enforcement and Removal Operations Briefing

(3) Review Previously Issued Committee Tasking on Recommendations for Best Practices at Family Residential Centers

(4) Public Comment

(5) Closing Remarks

(6) Adjourn

The meeting agenda, Committee tasking, and all meeting documentation will be made available online at: www.ice.gov/acfrc. Alternatively, you may contact Mr. John Amaya as noted in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section above.

A public oral comment period will be held at the end of the day. Speakers are requested to limit their comments to 2 minutes. Please note that the public comment period may end before the time indicated, following the last call for comments.

Molly Stubbs,

Acting Deputy Assistant Director, Office of Policy, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

[FR Doc. 2016-04286 Filed 2-26-16; 8:45 am]

BILLING CODE 9110-28-P


The following information was published on the ICE Advisory Committee on Family Residential Centers (ACFRC) site:

Upcoming Meeting

As announced in the Federal Register, the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Advisory Committee on Family Residential Centers (ACFRC) will meet on March 16, 2016, at the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services San Antonio Field Office from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Due to limited seating, preregistration is required for public attendance.

Any member of the public wishing to provide written comments to the ACFRC may emailICE_ACFRC@ice.dhs.gov. Statements should be no longer than two type-written pages and should address the following details: the issue, discussion, and recommended course of action.

Agenda

9:00 A.M. Commence Meeting/Overview of Agenda
John Amaya (Designated Federal Officer)
Elizabeth Cedillo-Pereira (Alternate Designated Federal Officer)
9:10 A.M. ICE Enforcement and Removal Operations Briefing
Philip T. Miller (Deputy Executive Associate Director, ICE/ERO)
12:00 P.M. Lunch
12:30 P.M. Review Previously Issued Committee Tasking on Recommendations for Best Practices at Family Residential Centers
John Amaya/Elizabeth Cedillo-Pereira
1:15 P.M. Public Comment
1:45 P.M. Closing Remarks
John Amaya/Elizabeth Cedillo-Pereira
2:00 P.M. Adjourn

*Please note that the meeting may close early if the Committee has completed its business. Public comment period times are subject to change.

Briefing Materials

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