Thursday's meeting announcements: Trade commission holds vote

The Defense Department is hosting a workshop on Nov. 1 at the Los Angeles Air Force Base to help users of GPS simulators

The Federal Council on the Arts and the Humanities is meeting on Nov. 6 to discuss certificates of indemnity for arts and artifacts. 

The management council for commercial fishing in the south Atlantic is holding a webinar on Nov. 7. 

On Nov. 8, the technical advisory panel for the Bureau of Labor Statistics is meeting in Washington. 

The Commerce Department’s council on manufacturing will hold a meeting on Nov. 13 in Houston to discuss its work for the rest of its term. 

On Nov. 13 and 14, the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) advisory committee on drugs for the peripheral and central nervous system is meeting to discuss regulatory issues.

The Justice Department’s coordination committee for sexual assault facing Native Americans and Alaskan Natives is holding a webinar on Nov. 19 to help coordinate federal, state, tribal and local efforts. 

An IRS advisory council is meeting on Nov. 20 in Washington to discuss various ways to speed up processing and assistant tax preparers.

The FDA is holding a meeting on Nov. 25 in Silver Spring, Md., to gather ideas about scientific ways to analyze clinical trials for drugs and other products. 

On Dec. 9 and 10, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s plant variety protection board is meeting in Chicago.