Monday's meeting announcements: First responders

Staff from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and the Bureau of Land Management will meet on May 8 in Palm Desert, Calif., to talk about overlapping jurisdictions on a nearly hydroelectric project. 

The board of the Farm Credit Administration is meeting in McLean, Va., on May 9 to discuss a rule on unincorporated businesses. 

Also on May 9, the Federal Election Commission is meeting to talk about administrative issues and a draft advisory opinion. 

On May 9 and 10, the National Science Foundation's National Science Board is meeting in Arlington, Va. The meeting will also be webcast. 

On May 13, the U.S. International Trade Commission is meeting in Washington, D.C., to review ammonium nitrate from the Ukraine. 

On May 14, the Foreign Claims Settlement Commission, an arm of the Justice Department, is holding a meeting to consider petitions to reopen decisions in claims against Libya.

Also on May 14, the National Foundation on the Arts and Humanities' advisory panel on the arts is holding a teleconference. 

The Commission of Fine Arts will meet at the National Building Museum in Washington, D.C., on May 16

The Department of Homeland Security's advisory group on customs and border protection commercial operations is meeting the afternoon of May 22 in Washington, D.C., to discuss a series of next steps. 

An Energy Department advisory committee on methane hydrate will meet at the department's headquarters in Washington, D.C., on June 6 and 7

On June 11, the federal government's planning commission for the Washington, D.C., region is holding a public meeting to discuss possible changes to guidelines for locating diplomatic facilities.

The Food and Drug Administration is holding a conference on pharmaceutical quality from June 11 to 13 in Baltimore. 

A Department of Transportation advisory committee on railroad safety will convene for a meeting on June 14 to discuss a series of status reports. 

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency's advisory committee on mutual savings associations is meeting on June 17 to discuss possible ways to help those organizations. 

The Federal Trade Commission is holding a public roundtable on June 19 to discuss possible changes to its guidelines for jewelry and precious metals. 

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services is holding an administrative hearing on June 27 in Atlanta, Ga., to reconsider a decision not to approve a Kentucky proposal on payment methodology.