Lead and Copper Rule Remaining Long-Term Issues Stakeholder Meeting, 55511 [E8-22554]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 187 / Thursday, September 25, 2008 / Notices ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [EPA–HQ–OPP–2008–0709; FRL–8384–6] [FRL–8720–6] Lead and Copper Rule Remaining Long-Term Issues Stakeholder Meeting Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). AGENCY: ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is giving notice of a public meeting to discuss remaining ‘‘long-term’’ issues with the Lead and Copper Rule. This meeting is open to the public and will provide a forum for public discussion of potential issues that may be appropriate for additional action. The public meeting will be held on Tuesday, October 14 and Wednesday, October 15, 2008. Attendees should register for the meeting by contacting Junie Percy of IntelliTech Systems, Inc. at (937) 427– 4148 (x210) or by e-mail to junie.percy@itsysteminc.com no later than October 6, 2008. DATES: The meeting will be held at The Carnegie Institution for Science, 1530 P Street, NW., Washington, DC 20005. ADDRESSES: For administrative meeting information, contact Junie Percy of IntelliTech Systems, Inc. at (937) 427–4148 (x210) or by e-mail to junie.percy@itsysteminc.com. For Technical information, contact Rebecca Allen, Office of Water, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water, Standards and Risk Management Division, Targeting and Analysis Branch, U.S. EPA, 1201 Constitution Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20460 at (202) 564– 4689 or by e-mail at allen.rebeccak@epa.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Special Accommodations mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES For information on access or accommodations for individuals with disabilities, please contact Rebecca Allen at (202) 564–4689 or by e-mail at allen.rebeccak@epa.gov. Please allow at least 10 days prior to the meeting to give EPA time to process your request. Dated: September 19, 2008. Nanci E. Gelb, Acting Office Director, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water. [FR Doc. E8–22554 Filed 9–24–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:50 Sep 24, 2008 Jkt 214001 Pesticide Program Dialogue Committee; Notice of Public Meetings Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, EPA gives notice of a public meeting of the Pesticide Program Dialogue Committee (PPDC) on October 7–8, 2008. A draft agenda is under development that will include reports from and discussions about issues from the following PPDC work groups: Work Group on 21st Century Toxicology/New Integrated Testing Strategies; and Work Group on Comparative Safety Statements for Pesticide Product Labeling. The agenda will also include reports from the Office of Pesticide Programs’ (OPP) Pesticide Incident Workgroup; OPP’s Pollinator Protection Team, the Work Group on Web-Distributed Labeling; and updates on endangered species, endocrine disruptors, and resources. DATES: The PPDC meeting will be held on Tuesday, October 7, 2008, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Wednesday, October 8, 2008, from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. To request accommodation of a disability, please contact the person listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATON CONTACT, preferably at least 10 days prior to the meeting, to give EPA as much time as possible to process your request. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held in the Conference Center on the lobby level at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s location at One Potomac Yard South, 2777 Crystal Drive, Arlington, VA. This location is approximately a half mile from the Crystal City Metro Station. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Margie Fehrenbach, Office of Pesticide Programs (7501P), Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20460– 0001; telephone number: (703) 308– 4775; fax number: (703) 308–4776; e-mail address: fehrenbach.margie@epa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. General Information A. Does this Action Apply to Me? This action is directed to the public in general, and may be of particular interest to persons who work in agricultural settings or persons who are PO 00000 Frm 00016 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 55511 concerned about implementation of the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA); the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FFDCA); and the amendments to both of these major pesticide laws by the Food Quality Protection Act (FQPA) of 1996. Potentially affected entities may include, but are not limited to: Agricultural workers and farmers; pesticide industry and trade associations; environmental, consumer, and farmworker groups; pesticide users and growers; pest consultants; State, local and Tribal governments; academia; public health organizations; food processors; and the public. If you have questions regarding the applicability of this action to a particular entity, consult the person listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT. B. How Can I Get Copies of this Document and Other Related Information? 1. Docket. EPA has established a docket for this action under docket identification (ID) number EPA–HQ– OPP–2008–0709. Although a part of the official docket, the public docket does not include Confidential Business Information (CBI) or other information whose disclosure is restricted by statute. Publicly available docket materials are available either in the electronic docket at http://www.regulations.gov, or, if only available in hard copy, at the Office of Pesticide Programs (OPP) Regulatory Public Docket in Rm. S–4400, One Potomac Yard (South Bldg.), 2777 S. Crystal Drive, Arlington, VA. The hours of operation of this Docket Facility are from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding legal holidays. The Docket Facility telephone number is (703) 305–5805. 2. Electronic access. You may access this Federal Register document electronically through the EPA Internet under the Federal Register listings at http://www.epa.gov/fedrgstr. A draft agenda is being developed and will be posted by September 22, 2008, on EPA’s web site at: http:// www.epa.gov/pesticides/ppdc/. II. Background EPA’s Office of Pesticide Programs (OPP) is entrusted with the responsibility to help ensure the safety of the American food supply, the education and protection from unreasonable risk of those who apply or are exposed to pesticides occupationally or through use of products, and general protection of the environment and special ecosystems from potential risks posed by pesticides. E:\FR\FM\25SEN1.SGM 25SEN1

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ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

[FRL-8720-6]


Lead and Copper Rule Remaining Long-Term Issues Stakeholder 
Meeting

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is giving notice of a 
public meeting to discuss remaining ``long-term'' issues with the Lead 
and Copper Rule. This meeting is open to the public and will provide a 
forum for public discussion of potential issues that may be appropriate 
for additional action.

DATES: The public meeting will be held on Tuesday, October 14 and 
Wednesday, October 15, 2008. Attendees should register for the meeting 
by contacting Junie Percy of IntelliTech Systems, Inc. at (937) 427-
4148 (x210) or by e-mail to junie.percy@itsysteminc.com no later than 
October 6, 2008.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at The Carnegie Institution for 
Science, 1530 P Street, NW., Washington, DC 20005.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For administrative meeting 
information, contact Junie Percy of IntelliTech Systems, Inc. at (937) 
427-4148 (x210) or by e-mail to junie.percy@itsysteminc.com. For 
Technical information, contact Rebecca Allen, Office of Water, Office 
of Ground Water and Drinking Water, Standards and Risk Management 
Division, Targeting and Analysis Branch, U.S. EPA, 1201 Constitution 
Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20460 at (202) 564-4689 or by e-mail at 
allen.rebeccak@epa.gov.

Special Accommodations

    For information on access or accommodations for individuals with 
disabilities, please contact Rebecca Allen at (202) 564-4689 or by e-
mail at allen.rebeccak@epa.gov. Please allow at least 10 days prior to 
the meeting to give EPA time to process your request.

    Dated: September 19, 2008.
Nanci E. Gelb,
Acting Office Director, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water.
[FR Doc. E8-22554 Filed 9-24-08; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 6560-50-P