State Stem Cell Agency ICOC Agenda 3-12-09

Mar 12, 2009
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Sacramento Convention Center
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Sacramento, CA 95814

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Regular Meeting of the

INDEPENDENT CITIZENS OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE ("ICOC")
TO THE CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE FOR REGENERATIVE MEDICINE (CIRM)

Organized Pursuant To Government Code section 11346.5(a)(17)
and

The CALIFORNIA STEM CELL RESEARCH AND CURES ACT

 

 

Open Session

  1. Call to Order.
  2. Pledge of Allegiance.
  3. Roll Call.

[Members of the Public will be invited to provide testimony before or during consideration of each agenda item. Speakers are asked to limit their testimony to three (3) minutes.]

 

Open Session

  1. Approval of minutes from August 12-13, September 25th and December 9-10 , 2008 meetings and January 29th-30th, 2009 ICOC meetings.
  2. Adoption of Regulation 100502, Definition of “California Supplier.”
  3. Initiation of the OAL process to amend CIRM Medical and Ethical Standards regulations regarding oversight and consent requirements for use of blastocysts and somatic cells.
  4. Adoption of Regulation 100081, “Exemption” Petition for hESC line.

 

REPORTS

  1. Chairman’s Report.
  2. President’s Report.
    1. Audited Financial Statements 07-08
    2. Auditors Report to Management 07-08

 10.  Update on private bond placement program.

 

CLOSED SESSION

   11. Discussion of Personnel (Government Code section 11126, subdivision (a); Health & Safety Code section

         125290.30(d) (3) (D)).

Public report of any action taken, if necessary, during closed session.

 

ACTION ITEMS

   12. Consideration of amendments to ICOC bylaws and Internal Governance Policy regarding Vice-Chair(s).

   13. Consideration of amendment to lower CIRM salary range for Vice-Chair.

   14. Consideration of election of Vice-Chair(s).

   15. Consideration of staff recommendations on research funding priorities.

   16. Consideration of funding for approved Bridges to Stem Cell Research grant applications.

   17. Consideration of funding for approved Training Program II grant applications.

   18. Consideration of amendment to CIRM travel policy with regard to meal reimbursement

   19. Consideration of new scientific members for Grants Working Group.

   20. Consideration of amendment to contract with Remcho, Johansen and Purcell.

 

DISCUSSION ITEM

   21. Public comment. The Committee will accept public testimony on any matter under its jurisdiction that is not on

         the agenda, but the Committee cannot act on any such matter at this meeting.

THE ORDER OF BUSINESS MAY BE CHANGED WITHOUT NOTICE.
Notice is hereby given that the order of consideration of matters on this agenda may be changed without prior notice.

 


 

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