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Download as PDF 26628 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 90 / Thursday, May 10, 2007 / Notices pwalker on PROD1PC71 with NOTICES (e) If such an analyzer has two or ore selectable ranges, the label or sticker must be placed in close proximity to the range selector and indicator which range or ranges have been included in the reference or equivalent method designation. (f) An applicant who offers samplers or analyzers for sale as part of a reference or equivalent method is required to maintain a list of ultimate purchasers of such samplers or analyzers and to notify them within 30 days if a reference or equivalent method designation applicable to the method has been canceled or if adjustment of the sampler or analyzer is necessary under 40 CFR 53.11(b) to avoid a cancellation. (g) An applicant who modifies a sampler or analyzer previously designated as part of a reference or equivalent method is not permitted to sell the sampler or analyzer (as modified as part of a reference or equivalent method (although it may be sold without such representation), nor to attach a designation label or sticker to the sampler or analyzer (as modified) under the provisions described above, until the applicant has received notice under 40 CFr Part 53.14(c) that the original designation or a new designation applies to the method as modified, or until the applicant has applied for an received notice under 40 CFR 53.8(b) of a new reference or equivalent method determination for the sampler or analyzer as modified. Aside from occasional breakdown or malfunctions, consistent or repeated noncompliance with any of these conditions should be reported to: Director, Human Exposure and Atmospheric Sciences Division (MD– E205–01), National Exposure Research Laboratory, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27711. Designation of this new equivalent method is intended to assist the States in establishing and operating their air quality surveillance systems under 40 CFR Part 58. Questions concerning the commercial availability or technical aspects of the method should be directed to the applicant. Jewel F. Morris, Acting Director, National Exposure Research Laboratory. [FR Doc. 07–2317 Filed 5–9–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–M VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:04 May 09, 2007 Jkt 211001 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [FRL–8312–3] Establishment of the Adaptation for Climate-Sensitive Ecosystems and Resources Advisory Committee (ACSERAC) Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Notice; establishment of a Federal Advisory Committee. AGENCY: SUMMARY: As required by section 9(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, we are giving notice that EPA is establishing the Adaptation for ClimateSensitive Ecosystems and Resources Advisory Committee (ACSERAC). The purpose of this Committee is to provide advice on the conduct of a study titled ‘‘Preliminary Review of Adaptation Options for Climate-Sensitive Ecosystems and Resources’’ to be conducted as part of the U.S. Climate Change Science Program (CCSP). This assessment is part of a comprehensive set of assessments identified by the CCSP’s Strategic Plan for the Climate Change Science Program. ACSERAC will advise on the specific issues that should be addressed in the assessment, appropriate technical approaches, the type and usefulness of information to decision makers, the content of the final assessment report, compliance with the Information Quality Act, and other matters important to the successful achievement of the objectives of the study. EPA has determined that this federal advisory committee is in the public interest and will assist the Agency in performing its duties under the Clean Water Act, Clean Air Act, and the Global Climate Protection Act. The draft prospectus for the study is on the CCSP Web site at http:// www.climatescience.gov/Library/sap/ sap4-4/sap4-4prospectus-final.htm. Copies of the Committee Charter will be filed with the appropriate congressional committees and the Library of Congress. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Joanna Foellmer (8601D), National Center for Environmental Assessment, Immediate Office, Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20460, Telephone number: (202) 564–3208, Email address: Foellmer.joanna@epa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Information About the Document A copy of the Committee Charter is available at http://www.fido.gov/ facadatabase/ after the Committee Charter is filed with Congress. This PO 00000 Frm 00041 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 usually takes up to 25 days from the date of the Federal Register notice. The purpose of the Committee is to provide advice on the conduct of the study titled Preliminary Review of Adaptation Options for Climate-Sensitive Ecosystems and Resources to be conducted as part of the U.S. Climate Change Science Program (CCSP). This study will focus on adaptation to anticipated impacts of climate change on federally owned and managed lands and waters. Within the context of the assessment’s prospectus, ACSERAC will advise on the specific issues to be addressed, appropriate technical approaches, the usefulness of information to decision makers, the quality and accurateness of the content of the final assessment report, compliance with the Information Quality Act, and other matters important to the successful achievement of the objectives of the study The draft prospectus for this study is available at: http://www.climatescience.gov/Library/ sap/sap4-4/sap4-4prospectus-final.htm. ACSERAC is expected to meet twice in 2007: Once in a face-to-face meeting in the Washington, DC area and a second time via conference call. Membership: Nominations for membership on the ACSERAC were solicited through the Federal Register. In selecting members, EPA will consider the necessary areas of technical expertise, different scientific perspectives within each technical discipline, and the collective breadth of experience needed to address the Agency’s charge. Dated: March 22, 2007 George Gray, Assistant Administrator, Office of Research and Development. [FR Doc. E7–9024 Filed 5–9–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [FRL–8312–4] Establishment of the Human Impacts of Climate Change Advisory Committee (HICCAC) Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Notice of establishment of a Federal Advisory Committee. AGENCY: SUMMARY: As required by section 9(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, we are giving notice that EPA is establishing the Human Impacts of Climate Change Advisory Committee (HICCAC). The purpose of this E:\FR\FM\10MYN1.SGM 10MYN1 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 90 / Thursday, May 10, 2007 / Notices Committee is to provide advice on the conduct of a study titled ‘‘Analyses of the effects of global change on human health and welfare and human systems’’ to be conducted as part of the U.S. Climate Change Science Program (CCSP). This assessment is part of a comprehensive set of assessments identified in the CCSP’s Strategic Plan. HICCAC will advise on the specific issues that should be addressed in the assessment, appropriate technical approaches, the nature of information relevant to decision makers, the content of the assessment report, and other scientific and technical matters that may be found to be important to the successful completion of the study. EPA has determined that this federal advisory committee is in the public interest and will assist the Agency in performing its duties under the Clean Water Act, Clean Air Act, and the Global Climate Protection Act. The draft prospectus for the study is on the CCSP Web site at http:// www.climatescience.gov/Library/sap/ sap4–6/sap4–6prospectus-final.htm. Copies of the Committee Charter will be filed with the appropriate congressional committees and the Library of Congress. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Joanna Foellmer (8601D), National Center for Environmental Assessment, Immediate Office, Office of Research and Development, Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Mail Code 8601D; Washington, DC 20460, Telephone number (202) 564–3208, E-mail address: Foellmer.joanna@epa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: pwalker on PROD1PC71 with NOTICES I. Information About the Document A copy of the Committee Charter will be available at http://www.fido.gov/ facadatabase/ after the Committee Charter is filed with Congress. This usually takes up to 25 days from the date of the Federal Register notice. The purpose of the Committee is to provide advice on the conduct of a study titled ‘‘Analyses of the effects of global change on human health and welfare and human systems’’ to be conducted as part of the U.S. Climate Change Science Program (CCSP). This study will give particular attention to the impacts of climate change on human health, human welfare, and human settlements in the United States. Within the context of the assessment’s prospectus, HICCAC will advise on the specific issues to be addressed, appropriate technical approaches, the nature of information relevant to decision makers, the content of the final assessment report, VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:04 May 09, 2007 Jkt 211001 compliance with the Information Quality Act, and other matters important to the successful achievement of the objectives of the study. The draft prospectus for this study is available at: http://www.climatescience.gov/Library/ sap/sap4–6/sap4–6prospectusfinal.htm. HICCAC is expected to meet twice in 2007: once in a face-to-face meeting in the Washington, DC area and a second time via conference call. Membership: Nominations for membership on the HICCAC were solicited through the Federal Register. In selecting members, EPA will consider the necessary areas of technical expertise, different scientific perspectives within each technical discipline, and the collective breadth of experience needed to address the Agency’s charge. Dated: March 22, 2007. George Gray, Assistant Administrator, Office of Research and Development. [FR Doc. E7–9023 Filed 5–9–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [FRL–8311–5] Coastal Elevations and Sea Level Rise Advisory Committee Meeting Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Notice of meeting. AGENCY: SUMMARY: Under the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92–463), EPA gives notice of a public meeting of the Coastal Elevations and Sea Level Rise Advisory Committee (CESLAC). DATES: The meeting will be held on Friday, June 8, 2007, from 8:30 a.m. until 3 p.m. Registration will begin at 7:30 a.m. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Renaissance Portsmouth Hotel & Conference Center, 425 Water Street, Portsmouth, Virginia 23704. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jack Fitzgerald, Designated Federal Officer, Climate Change Division, Mail Code 6207J, Office of Atmospheric Programs, Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20460; e-mail address: Fitzgerald.jack@epa.gov, telephone number (202) 343–9336, fax: (202) 343– 2337. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The purpose of CESLAC is to provide advice on the conduct of a study titled Coastal Elevations and Sensitivity to Sea Level PO 00000 Frm 00042 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 26629 Rise which is being conducted as part of the U.S. Climate Change Science Program (CCSP). The study pays particular attention to the coastal area of the U.S. from the state of New York through North Carolina. A copy of the study prospectus is available at http://www.climatescience.gov/Library/ sap/sap4–1/default.php. A copy of the Committee Charter is available at http:// www.fido.gov/facadatabase/. This is the second meeting of CESLAC. The meeting will focus on consideration of a draft of the study. The agenda will include presentations on, and discussions of, the material prepared to address the four key questions addressed by the study and, to a lesser extent, the five supplemental questions addressed by the study. Interested individuals should refer to the study prospectus for information on these questions. One hour of the meeting will be allocated for statements by members of the public. Individuals who are interested in making statements should inform Jack Fitzgerald of their interest by Tuesday, May 29, and provide a copy of their statements for the record. Individuals will be scheduled in the order that their statements of intent to present are received. A minimum of three minutes will be provided for each statement. The maximum amount of time will depend on the number of statements to be made. All statements, regardless of whether there is sufficient time to present them orally, will be included in the record and considered by the committee. For information on access or services for individuals with disabilities, please contact Jack Fitzgerald at either the phone number or e-mail address provided under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT. To request accommodation of a disability, please also contact Jack Fitzgerald, preferably at least ten days prior to the meeting, to give EPA as much time as possible to process your request. Dated: May 3, 2007. Jack Fitzgerald, Designated Federal Officer. [FR Doc. E7–9016 Filed 5–9–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [FRL–8312–1; Docket ID No. EPA–HQ–ORD– 2007–0198] Draft EPA’s 2007 Report on the Environment: Science Report Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). 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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 90 (Thursday, May 10, 2007)]
[Notices]
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[FR Doc No: E7-9023]


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ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

[FRL-8312-4]


Establishment of the Human Impacts of Climate Change Advisory 
Committee (HICCAC)

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Notice of establishment of a Federal Advisory Committee.

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SUMMARY: As required by section 9(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory 
Committee Act, we are giving notice that EPA is establishing the Human 
Impacts of Climate Change Advisory Committee (HICCAC). The purpose of 
this

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Committee is to provide advice on the conduct of a study titled 
``Analyses of the effects of global change on human health and welfare 
and human systems'' to be conducted as part of the U.S. Climate Change 
Science Program (CCSP). This assessment is part of a comprehensive set 
of assessments identified in the CCSP's Strategic Plan. HICCAC will 
advise on the specific issues that should be addressed in the 
assessment, appropriate technical approaches, the nature of information 
relevant to decision makers, the content of the assessment report, and 
other scientific and technical matters that may be found to be 
important to the successful completion of the study. EPA has determined 
that this federal advisory committee is in the public interest and will 
assist the Agency in performing its duties under the Clean Water Act, 
Clean Air Act, and the Global Climate Protection Act. The draft 
prospectus for the study is on the CCSP Web site at http://
www.climatescience.gov/Library/sap/sap4-6/sap4-6prospectus-final.htm.
    Copies of the Committee Charter will be filed with the appropriate 
congressional committees and the Library of Congress.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Joanna Foellmer (8601D), National 
Center for Environmental Assessment, Immediate Office, Office of 
Research and Development, Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 
Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Mail Code 8601D; Washington, DC 20460, 
Telephone number (202) 564-3208, E-mail address: 
Foellmer.joanna@epa.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

I. Information About the Document

    A copy of the Committee Charter will be available at http://
www.fido.gov/facadatabase/ after the Committee Charter is filed with 
Congress. This usually takes up to 25 days from the date of the Federal 
Register notice. The purpose of the Committee is to provide advice on 
the conduct of a study titled ``Analyses of the effects of global 
change on human health and welfare and human systems'' to be conducted 
as part of the U.S. Climate Change Science Program (CCSP). This study 
will give particular attention to the impacts of climate change on 
human health, human welfare, and human settlements in the United 
States. Within the context of the assessment's prospectus, HICCAC will 
advise on the specific issues to be addressed, appropriate technical 
approaches, the nature of information relevant to decision makers, the 
content of the final assessment report, compliance with the Information 
Quality Act, and other matters important to the successful achievement 
of the objectives of the study. The draft prospectus for this study is 
available at: http://www.climatescience.gov/Library/sap/sap4-6/sap4-
6prospectus-final.htm.
    HICCAC is expected to meet twice in 2007: once in a face-to-face 
meeting in the Washington, DC area and a second time via conference 
call.
    Membership: Nominations for membership on the HICCAC were solicited 
through the Federal Register. In selecting members, EPA will consider 
the necessary areas of technical expertise, different scientific 
perspectives within each technical discipline, and the collective 
breadth of experience needed to address the Agency's charge.

    Dated: March 22, 2007.
George Gray,
Assistant Administrator, Office of Research and Development.
 [FR Doc. E7-9023 Filed 5-9-07; 8:45 am]
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