Call for Participation

1. We appreciate the opportunity to respond to the memorandum dated
January 19, 2001, from Mr. Lee Holcomb, CIO for NASA that asks for VA participation
and enhancement suggestions concerning the government Web site XML.GOV. VA
is pleased to share with you some suggestions for improving the Web site.
These suggestions are:

2. In addition to these suggestions, please replace Mr. Roy Baker with Mr.
Walter Houser as VA's XML subcommittee liaison.

3. If you have any questions, you may contact me at 202-273-8842 or have a
member of your staff contact Walter Houser at 202-273-8012 or

Kathy Ebel for
Robert P. Bubniak
Department of Veterans Affairs
Acting Assistant Secretary for
Information and Technology