Notice of Public Meeting by Teleconference Concerning Heavy Duty Diesel Engine Consent Decrees, 28820-28821 [2010-12324]

Download as PDF 28820 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 99 / Monday, May 24, 2010 / Notices amount to the Consent Decree Library at the stated address. Maureen Katz, Assistant Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and Natural Resources Division. [FR Doc. 2010–12321 Filed 5–21–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–15–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE WReier-Aviles on DSKGBLS3C1PROD with NOTICES Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act Notice is hereby given that on May 10, 2010, a proposed Consent Decree (the ‘‘Decree’’) in United States v. Precious Metals, Inc., Civil Action No. 1:10–cv– 02387 (JEI–AMD), was lodged with the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey. In a complaint, filed simultaneously with the Decree, the United States alleges that Precious Metals, Inc. is liable pursuant to Section 107(a)(3) of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (‘‘CERCLA’’), 42 U.S.C. 9607(a)(3), for response costs incurred by the Environmental Protection Agency (‘‘EPA’’) in cleaning up the Pioneer Smelting Superfund Site located at Factory Road, Route 532, in Chatsworth, New Jersey. Pursuant to the Decree, Precious Metals will make an initial payment of $70,000 and then a contingency payment not to exceed $80,000. The exact amount of the contingency payment will be based on Precious Metals, Inc. financial capabilities three months after the Consent Decree has been entered by the Court. The payments will resolve any claim the United States has against Precious Metals, Inc. associated with costs incurred by EPA at the Pioneer Smelting Superfund Site. The Department of Justice will receive, for a period of thirty (30) days from the date of this publication, comments relating to the Decree. Comments should be addressed to the Assistant Attorney General, Environment and Natural Resources Division, and either e-mailed to pubcomment-ees.enrd@usdoj.gov or mailed to P.O. Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044–7611, and should refer to United States v. Precious Metals, Inc., D.J. Ref. 90–11–2–09344/2. During the public comment period, the Decree may be examined on the following Department of Justice Web site, http://www.usdoj.gov/enrd/ VerDate Mar<15>2010 14:51 May 21, 2010 Jkt 220001 Consent_Decrees.html. A copy of the Decree may also be obtained by mail from the Consent Decree Library, P.O. Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044–7611 or by faxing or e-mailing a request to Tonia Fleetwood (tonia.fleetwood@usdoj.gov), fax no. (202) 514–0097, phone confirmation number (202) 514–1547. In requesting a copy from the Consent Decree Library, please enclose a check in the amount of $7.75 (25 cents per page reproduction cost) payable to the U.S. Treasury or, if by e-mail or fax, forward a check in that amount to the Consent Decree Library at the stated address. date of this publication comments relating to the consent decree. Comments should be addressed to the Assistant Attorney General, Environment and Natural Resources Division, and either e-mailed to pubcomment-ees.enrd@usdoj.gov or mailed to P.O. Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044–7611, and should refer to United States v. Tanana Oil Company, D.J. Ref. 90–7–1–08585/1. The consent decree may be examined at U.S. EPA Region 3, 1650 Arch Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. During the public comment period, the consent decree, may also be examined on the following Department of Justice Web Maureen Katz, site, http://www.usdoj.gov/enrd/ Assistant Section Chief, Environmental Consent_Decrees.html. A copy of the Enforcement Section, Environment and consent decree may also be obtained by Natural Resources Division. mail from the Consent Decree Library, [FR Doc. 2010–12325 Filed 5–21–10; 8:45 am] P.O. Box 7611, U.S. Department of BILLING CODE 4410–CW–P Justice, Washington, DC 20044–7611 or by faxing or e-mailing a request to Tonia Fleetwood (tonia.fleetwood@usdoj.gov), DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE fax no. (202) 514–0097, phone confirmation number (202) 514–1547. In Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Under the Resource Conservation and requesting a copy from the Consent Decree Library, please enclose a check Recovery Act in the amount of $13.25 (25 cents per Notice is hereby given that on May 17, page reproduction cost) payable to the 2010, a proposed consent decree in U.S. Treasury or, if by e-mail or fax, United States v. Tanana Oil Corp., et al., forward a check in that amount to the Civil Action No. 05–2540, was lodged Consent Decree Library at the stated with the United States District Court for address. the District of Maryland. Maureen Katz, In this action the United States asked Assistant Chief, Environmental Enforcement the court to order Tri-Angle Holding Section, Environment and Natural Resources Company to clean up petroleum Division. products that the United States alleges [FR Doc. 2010–12318 Filed 5–21–10; 8:45 am] leaked from underground storage tanks BILLING CODE 4410–15–P owned or operated by the defendants at Tanana Oil Station #409, formerly located at 7526 North Point Road, Edgemere, Maryland. The United States DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE also sought civil penalties from the Notice of Public Meeting by defendants for violating regulations Teleconference Concerning Heavy regarding underground storage tanks Duty Diesel Engine Consent Decrees and for failing to comply with an The Department of Justice and the administrative order requiring Environmental Protection Agency will defendants to clean up the leaked hold a public meeting on June 14, 2010 petroleum products. The United States at 3 p.m. by telephone conference. The obtained default judgment on April 16, subject of the meeting will be 2006, ordering Tri-Angle Holding implementation of the provisions of the Company to clean up the petroleum seven consent decrees signed by the contamination and ordering the United States and diesel engine defendants to pay $760,000 in civil manufacturers and entered by the penalties. If approved, the consent United States District Court for the decree would replace the default District of Columbia on July 1, 1999 judgment and would require two (United States v. Caterpillar, Case No. individuals, not previously named as defendants in this matter, to perform the 1:98CV02544; United States v. Navistar International Transportation cleanup work in accordance with a Corporation, Case No. 1:98CV02545; corrective action plan attached to the United States v. Cummins Engine consent decree and to pay a civil Company, Case No. 1:98CV02546; penalty of $69,000 in two installments. The Department of Justice will receive United States v. Detroit Diesel for a period of thirty (30) days from the Corporation, Case No. 1:98CV02548; PO 00000 Frm 00044 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\24MYN1.SGM 24MYN1 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 99 / Monday, May 24, 2010 / Notices United States v. Volvo Truck Corporation, Case No. 1:98CV02547; United States v. Mack Trucks, Inc., Case No. 1:98CV01495; and United States v. Renault Vehicles Industries, S.A., Case No. 1:98CV02543). In supporting entry by the court of the decrees, the United States committed to meet with states, industry groups, environmental groups, and concerned citizens to discuss consent decree implementation issues. This is the fourteenth public meeting. It is anticipated that this will be the last such meeting. The United States has received, or anticipates receiving, requests from the diesel engine manufacturers for termination of their respective decrees. This meeting notice is also available on EPA’s Diesel Engine Settlement Web site at http:// www.epa.gov/compliance/resources/ cases/civil/caa/diesel/index.html. Interested parties should contact the Environmental Protection Agency at the address listed below prior to the meeting to reserve a telephone line and receive instructions for the call. Agenda 1. Panel Remarks—3 p.m. Remarks by DOJ and EPA regarding the completion of the terms of the consent decrees and the termination process. 2. Public comments and questions Adjourn—4 p.m. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Anne Wick, EPA Diesel Engine Consent Decree Coordinator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (Mail Code 2242A), 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20460, e-mail: wick.anne@epa.gov. Maureen Katz, Assistant Chief, Environment & Natural Resources Division, Environmental Enforcement Section. [FR Doc. 2010–12324 Filed 5–21–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–15–P NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION [Notice (10–060)] WReier-Aviles on DSKGBLS3C1PROD with NOTICES NASA Advisory Council; Commercial Space Committee; Meeting National Aeronautics and Space Administration. ACTION: Notice of meeting. AGENCY: SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, Public Law 92–463, as amended, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration announces a meeting of the Commercial VerDate Mar<15>2010 14:51 May 21, 2010 Jkt 220001 Space Committee of the NASA Advisory Council. Thursday, June 17, 2010, 1 p.m.– 4 p.m., EDST. DATES: NASA Headquarters, 300 E Street, SW., MIC 3–A/3H46–A, Washington, DC 20546. ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. John Emond, Innovative Partnerships Program, Office of Chief Technologist, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC 20546. Phone 202–358–1686, fax: 202–358– 3878, john.l.emond@nasa.gov. The meeting will be a deliberation by the committee on commercial crew and commercial cargo development, incorporating in the deliberation the presentations the committee received over the past three committee meetings. The meeting will be open to the public up to the seating capacity of the room. It is imperative that the meeting be held on this date to accommodate the scheduling priorities of the key participants. Visitors will need to show a valid picture identification such as a driver’s license to enter the NASA Headquarters building (West Lobby— Visitor Control Center), and must state that they are attending the NASA Advisory Council Commercial Space Committee meeting in MIC3. All nonU.S citizens must fax a copy of their passport, and print or type their name, current address, citizenship, company affiliation (if applicable) to include address, telephone number, and their title, place of birth, date of birth, U.S. visa information to include type, number, and expiration date, U.S. Social Security Number (if applicable), and place and date of entry into the U.S. fax to John Emond, NASA Advisory Council, Commercial Space Committee Executive Secretary, Fax: (202) 358– 3878, by no later than Thursday June 10, 2010. To expedite admittance, attendees with U.S. citizenship can provide identifying information 3 working days in advance by contacting John Emond via e-mail at john.l.emond@nasa.gov or by telephone at (202) 358–1686 or fax: (202) 358–3878. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION Advisory Panel for Integrative Activities, #1373; Notice of Meeting In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92– 463, as amended), the National Science Foundation announces the following meeting. Name: Major Research Infrastructure (MRI) Committee of Visitors Meeting. Date/Time: June 10–11, 2010, 8 a.m.–5 p.m. Place: National Science Foundation, Stafford II, Room 515, Arlington, VA. Type of Meeting: Partially-closed. Contact Person: Craig Henderson, Staff Associate, Office of Integrative Activities, National Science Foundation, Telephone (703) 292–8040. Purpose of Meeting: To carry out Committee of Visitors (COV) review, including examination of decisions on proposals, reviewer comments, and other privileged materials. Agenda: June 10, 2010, 8 a.m.–10 a.m. Open Session Welcome and introduction of COV Members and present the overview of the MRI Program to the members. June 10, 2010, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. and June 11, 2010, 8 a.m.–5 p.m. Closed Session Review and evaluate the Major Research Instrumentation Program and provide assessment of program level technical and managerial matters pertaining to proposal decisions and program operations. Reason for Closing: Sessions of the meeting are closed to the public because the Committee is reviewing proposal actions that will include confidential commercial information and/or privileged intellectual property disclosure of which could harm the submitters’ commercial interests, and personal information disclosure of which could invade individuals’ personal privacy. If discussions were open to the public, these matters that are exempt under 5 U.S.C. 552b(c), (4) and (6) of the Government in the Sunshine Act would be improperly disclosed. Dated: May 18, 2010. Susanne Bolton, Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2010–12330 Filed 5–21–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7555–01–P Dated: May 18, 2010. P. Diane Rausch, Advisory Committee Management Officer, National Aeronautics and Space Administration. [FR Doc. 2010–12315 Filed 5–21–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P PO 00000 Frm 00045 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 28821 E:\FR\FM\24MYN1.SGM 24MYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 99 (Monday, May 24, 2010)]
[Notices]
[Pages 28820-28821]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2010-12324]


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DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE


Notice of Public Meeting by Teleconference Concerning Heavy Duty 
Diesel Engine Consent Decrees

    The Department of Justice and the Environmental Protection Agency 
will hold a public meeting on June 14, 2010 at 3 p.m. by telephone 
conference. The subject of the meeting will be implementation of the 
provisions of the seven consent decrees signed by the United States and 
diesel engine manufacturers and entered by the United States District 
Court for the District of Columbia on July 1, 1999 (United States v. 
Caterpillar, Case No. 1:98CV02544; United States v. Navistar 
International Transportation Corporation, Case No. 1:98CV02545; United 
States v. Cummins Engine Company, Case No. 1:98CV02546; United States 
v. Detroit Diesel Corporation, Case No. 1:98CV02548;

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United States v. Volvo Truck Corporation, Case No. 1:98CV02547; United 
States v. Mack Trucks, Inc., Case No. 1:98CV01495; and United States v. 
Renault Vehicles Industries, S.A., Case No. 1:98CV02543). In supporting 
entry by the court of the decrees, the United States committed to meet 
with states, industry groups, environmental groups, and concerned 
citizens to discuss consent decree implementation issues. This is the 
fourteenth public meeting. It is anticipated that this will be the last 
such meeting. The United States has received, or anticipates receiving, 
requests from the diesel engine manufacturers for termination of their 
respective decrees. This meeting notice is also available on EPA's 
Diesel Engine Settlement Web site at http://www.epa.gov/compliance/resources/cases/civil/caa/diesel/index.html.
    Interested parties should contact the Environmental Protection 
Agency at the address listed below prior to the meeting to reserve a 
telephone line and receive instructions for the call.

Agenda

1. Panel Remarks--3 p.m.
    Remarks by DOJ and EPA regarding the completion of the terms of the 
consent decrees and the termination process.
2. Public comments and questions
    Adjourn--4 p.m.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Anne Wick, EPA Diesel Engine Consent 
Decree Coordinator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (Mail Code 
2242A), 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20460, e-mail: 
wick.anne@epa.gov.

Maureen Katz,
Assistant Chief, Environment & Natural Resources Division, 
Environmental Enforcement Section.
[FR Doc. 2010-12324 Filed 5-21-10; 8:45 am]
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