Notification of a Public Meeting and a Public Teleconference of the Clean Air Scientific Advisory Committee Lead Review Panel, 938-939 [2013-00050]

Download as PDF 938 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 4 / Monday, January 7, 2013 / Notices (866) 208–3676 (toll free). For TTY, call (202) 502–8659. Comment Date: 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Friday, January 4, 2013. Dated: December 26, 2012. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2013–00022 Filed 1–4–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. CP13–28–000] wreier-aviles on DSK7SPTVN1PROD with Dominion Transmission, Inc.; Notice of Request Under Blanket Authorization Take notice that on December 14, 2012, Dominion Transmission, Inc. (Dominion), 701 East Cary Street, Richmond, Virginia 23219, filed a prior notice application pursuant to sections 157.205 and 157.208 of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s regulations under the Natural Gas Act (NGA), and Dominion’s blanket certificate issued in Docket No. CP82– 537–000, to replace 3.36 miles of existing 26-inch diameter pipeline located in Fairfield, Franklin and Muskingum counties, Ohio, and 1.57 miles of 30-inch diameter pipeline located in Beaver County, Pennsylvania, all as more fully set forth in the application, which is open to the public for inspection. The filing may also be viewed on the Web at http:// www.ferc.gov using the ‘‘eLibrary’’ link. Enter the docket number excluding the last three digits in the docket number field to access the document. For assistance, contact FERC at FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or call toll-free, (866) 208–3676 or TTY, (202) 502–8659. Any questions regarding this application should be directed to Brad Knisley, Regulatory and Certificates Analyst, Dominion Transmission, Inc., 701 East Cary Street, Richmond, VA 23219 or telephone (804) 771–4412 or fax (804) 771–4804 or by email Brad.A.Knisley@dom.com. Any person may, within 60 days after the issuance of the instant notice by the Commission, file pursuant to Rule 214 of the Commission’s Procedural Rules (18 CFR 385.214) a motion to intervene or notice of intervention. Any person filing to intervene or the Commission’s staff may, pursuant to section 157.205 of the Commission’s Regulations under the NGA (18 CFR 157.205) file a protest to the request. If no protest is filed within the time allowed therefore, the proposed VerDate Mar<15>2010 15:16 Jan 04, 2013 Jkt 229001 activity shall be deemed to be authorized effective the day after the time allowed for protest. If a protest is filed and not withdrawn within 30 days after the time allowed for filing a protest, the instant request shall be treated as an application for authorization pursuant to section 7 of the NGA. Persons who wish to comment only on the environmental review of this project should submit an original and two copies of their comments to the Secretary of the Commission. Environmental commentors will be placed on the Commission’s environmental mailing list, will receive copies of the environmental documents, and will be notified of meetings associated with the Commission’s environmental review process. Environmental commentors will not be required to serve copies of filed documents on all other parties. However, the non-party commentors will not receive copies of all documents filed by other parties or issued by the Commission (except for the mailing of environmental documents issued by the Commission) and will not have the right to seek court review of the Commission’s final order. The Commission strongly encourages electronic filings of comments, protests, and interventions via the internet in lieu of paper. See 18 CFR 385.2001(a) (1) (iii) and the instructions on the Commission’s Web site (www.ferc.gov) under the ‘‘e-Filing’’ link. Persons unable to file electronically should submit an original and 14 copies of the protest or intervention to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20426. Dated: December 28, 2012. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2013–00024 Filed 1–4–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 7577–012] Burton Creek Hydro Inc., Sollos Energy, LLC’ Notice of Transfer of Exemption 1. By letter filed December 19, 2012, Burton Creek Hydro Inc. informed the Commission that its exemption from licensing for the Burton Creek Hydro Project, FERC No. 7577, originally PO 00000 Frm 00011 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 issued September 25, 1985,1 has been transferred to Sollos Energy, LLC. The project is located on Burton Creek in Lewis County, Washington. The transfer of an exemption does not require Commission approval. 2. Sollos Energy, LLC, Mr. Samuel Perry located at 5980 SE 30th Street, Mercer Island, Washington 98040 is now the exemptee of the Burton Creek Hydro Project, FERC No. 7577. Dated: December 26, 2012. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2013–00019 Filed 1–4–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [FRL—9768–4] Notification of a Public Meeting and a Public Teleconference of the Clean Air Scientific Advisory Committee Lead Review Panel Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The EPA Science Advisory Board (SAB) Staff Office announces a public meeting and a public teleconference of the Clean Air Scientific Advisory Committee (CASAC) Lead Review Panel to conduct a peer review of EPA’s Integrated Science Assessment for Lead (Third External Review Draft—November 2012) and EPA’s Policy Assessment for the Review of the Lead National Ambient Air Quality Standards (First External Review Draft—January 2013). DATES: The CASAC Lead Review Panel face-to-face public meeting will be held on Tuesday, February 5, 2013, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (Eastern Time) and on Wednesday, February 6, 2013, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. (Eastern Time). The follow-up public teleconference of the CASAC Lead Review Panel will be held on Monday, April 1, 2013, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (Eastern Time). ADDRESSES: The CASAC Lead Review Panel face-to-face public meeting will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn RaleighCary hotel, 131 Columbus Avenue, Cary, North Carolina, 27518 (919–377–0440). The CASAC Lead Review Panel’s follow-up public teleconference will take place via telephone only. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Any member of the public who wants further SUMMARY: 1 32 FERC ¶ 62,641, Order Granting Exemption From Licensing of a Small Hydroelectric Project of 5 Megawatts or Less. E:\FR\FM\07JAN1.SGM 07JAN1 wreier-aviles on DSK7SPTVN1PROD with Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 4 / Monday, January 7, 2013 / Notices information concerning the CASAC Lead Review Panel’s face-to-face public meeting and follow-up public teleconference may contact Mr. Aaron Yeow, Designated Federal Officer (DFO) via telephone at: (202) 564–2050 or email at yeow.aaron@epa.gov. General information concerning the CASAC can be found on the EPA web site at http://www.epa.gov/casac. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The CASAC was established pursuant to the Clean Air Act (CAA) Amendments of 1977, codified at 42 U.S.C. 7409D(d)(2), to provide advice, information, and recommendations to the Administrator on the scientific and technical aspects of issues related to the criteria for air quality standards, research related to air quality, sources of air pollution, and the strategies to attain and maintain air quality standards and to prevent significant deterioration of air quality. The CASAC is a Federal Advisory Committee chartered under the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), 5 U.S.C., App. 2. Pursuant to FACA and EPA policy, notice is hereby given that the CASAC Lead Review Panel will hold a face-to-face public meeting and a public teleconference to peer review EPA’s third external review draft of the Integrated Science Assessment for Lead (November 2012) and EPA’s first external review draft of the Policy Assessment for the Review of the Lead National Ambient Air Quality Standards (January 2013). This is being prepared as part of the review of the National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) for lead. The CASAC Lead Review Panel and the CASAC will comply with the provisions of FACA and all appropriate SAB Staff Office procedural policies. Section 109(d)(1) of the CAA requires that the Agency periodically review and revise, as appropriate, the air quality criteria and the NAAQS for the six ‘‘criteria’’ air pollutants, including lead. EPA is currently reviewing the primary (health-based) and secondary (welfarebased) NAAQS for lead. The CASAC Lead Review Panel previously reviewed EPA’s first external review draft of the Integrated Science Assessment for Lead (May 2011) as reported in a CASAC letter to the EPA Administrator, dated December 9, 2011 (EPA–CASAC–12– 002) and previously reviewed EPA’s second external review draft of the Integrated Science Assessment for Lead (February 2012) as reported in a CASAC letter to the EPA Administrator, dated July 20, 2012 (EPA–CASAC–12–005). Technical Contacts: Any technical questions concerning the Integrated Science Assessment for Lead (Third VerDate Mar<15>2010 15:16 Jan 04, 2013 Jkt 229001 External Review Draft—November 2012) should be directed to Dr. Ellen Kirrane (kirrane.ellen@epa.gov) and technical questions concerning the Policy Assessment for the Review of the Lead National Ambient Air Quality Standards (First External Review Draft—January 2013) should be directed to Dr. Deirdre Murphy (murphy.deirdre@epa.gov). Availability of Meeting Materials: Prior to the meeting, the review documents, agenda and other materials will be accessible through the calendar link on the blue navigation bar at http://www.epa.gov/casac/. Procedures for Providing Public Input: Public comment for consideration by EPA’s federal advisory committees and panels has a different purpose from public comment provided to EPA program offices. Therefore, the process for submitting comments to a federal advisory committee is different from the process used to submit comments to an EPA program office. Federal advisory committees and panels, including scientific advisory committees, provide independent advice to EPA. Members of the public can submit relevant comments for a federal advisory committee to consider pertaining to EPA’s charge to the panel or meeting materials. Input from the public to the CASAC will have the most impact if it provides specific scientific or technical information or analysis for CASAC panels to consider or if it relates to the clarity or accuracy of the technical information. Members of the public wishing to provide comment should contact the DFO directly. Oral Statements: In general, individuals or groups requesting an oral presentation will be limited to five minutes for the public face-to-face meeting and will be limited to three minutes for the public teleconferences. Interested parties should contact Mr. Aaron Yeow, DFO, in writing (preferably via email) at the contact information noted above by January 29, 2013, to be placed on the list of public speakers for the face-to-face public meeting and by March 25, 2013, for the follow-up public teleconference. Written Statements: Written statements should be supplied to the Mr. Yeow, DFO, via email at the contact information noted above by January 29, 2013 for the face-to-face public meeting and by March 25, 2013, for the followup public teleconference so that the information may be made available to the Panel members for their consideration. Written statements should be supplied in one of the following electronic formats: Adobe Acrobat PDF, MS Word, MS PO 00000 Frm 00012 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 939 PowerPoint, or Rich Text files in IBM– PC/Windows 98/2000/XP format. It is the SAB Staff Office general policy to post written comments on the web page for the advisory meeting or teleconference. Submitters are requested to provide an unsigned version of each document because the SAB Staff Office does not publish documents with signatures on its Web sites. Members of the public should be aware that their personal contact information, if included in any written comments, may be posted to the CASAC Web site. Copyrighted material will not be posted without explicit permission of the copyright holder. Accessibility: For information on access or services for individuals with disabilities, please contact Mr. Aaron Yeow at (202) 564–2050 or yeow.aaron@epa.gov. To request accommodation of a disability, please contact Mr. Yeow preferably at least ten days prior to the public meeting and/or teleconference to give EPA as much time as possible to process your request. Dated: December 27, 2012. Vanessa T. Vu, Director, EPA Science Advisory Board Staff Office. [FR Doc. 2013–00050 Filed 1–4–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [FRL–9768–6] Notice of Public Meeting: Designation of an Ocean Dredged Material Disposal Sites (ODMDS) in Eastern Long Island Sound; Connecticut, New York, and Rhode Island Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: EPA Region 1 announces the rescheduled public meeting to discuss the Notice of Intent to Prepare a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (SEIS) to Evaluate the Potential Designation of One or More Ocean Dredged Material Disposal Sites (ODMDS) to Serve the Eastern Long Island Sound Region. The public meeting was originally scheduled for November 15, 2012, but was delayed due to the recovery efforts related to Superstorm Sandy. EPA is requesting written comments from federal, state, and local governments, industry, nongovernmental organizations, and the general public on the need for action, the range of alternatives considered, and the potential impacts of the alternatives. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\07JAN1.SGM 07JAN1

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ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

[FRL--9768-4]


Notification of a Public Meeting and a Public Teleconference of 
the Clean Air Scientific Advisory Committee Lead Review Panel

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The EPA Science Advisory Board (SAB) Staff Office announces a 
public meeting and a public teleconference of the Clean Air Scientific 
Advisory Committee (CASAC) Lead Review Panel to conduct a peer review 
of EPA's Integrated Science Assessment for Lead (Third External Review 
Draft--November 2012) and EPA's Policy Assessment for the Review of the 
Lead National Ambient Air Quality Standards (First External Review 
Draft--January 2013).

DATES: The CASAC Lead Review Panel face-to-face public meeting will be 
held on Tuesday, February 5, 2013, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (Eastern 
Time) and on Wednesday, February 6, 2013, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. 
(Eastern Time). The follow-up public teleconference of the CASAC Lead 
Review Panel will be held on Monday, April 1, 2013, from 1:00 p.m. to 
4:00 p.m. (Eastern Time).

ADDRESSES: The CASAC Lead Review Panel face-to-face public meeting will 
be held at the Hilton Garden Inn Raleigh-Cary hotel, 131 Columbus 
Avenue, Cary, North Carolina, 27518 (919-377-0440). The CASAC Lead 
Review Panel's follow-up public teleconference will take place via 
telephone only.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Any member of the public who wants 
further

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information concerning the CASAC Lead Review Panel's face-to-face 
public meeting and follow-up public teleconference may contact Mr. 
Aaron Yeow, Designated Federal Officer (DFO) via telephone at: (202) 
564-2050 or email at yeow.aaron@epa.gov. General information concerning 
the CASAC can be found on the EPA web site at http://www.epa.gov/casac.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The CASAC was established pursuant to the 
Clean Air Act (CAA) Amendments of 1977, codified at 42 U.S.C. 
7409D(d)(2), to provide advice, information, and recommendations to the 
Administrator on the scientific and technical aspects of issues related 
to the criteria for air quality standards, research related to air 
quality, sources of air pollution, and the strategies to attain and 
maintain air quality standards and to prevent significant deterioration 
of air quality. The CASAC is a Federal Advisory Committee chartered 
under the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), 5 U.S.C., App. 2. 
Pursuant to FACA and EPA policy, notice is hereby given that the CASAC 
Lead Review Panel will hold a face-to-face public meeting and a public 
teleconference to peer review EPA's third external review draft of the 
Integrated Science Assessment for Lead (November 2012) and EPA's first 
external review draft of the Policy Assessment for the Review of the 
Lead National Ambient Air Quality Standards (January 2013). This is 
being prepared as part of the review of the National Ambient Air 
Quality Standards (NAAQS) for lead. The CASAC Lead Review Panel and the 
CASAC will comply with the provisions of FACA and all appropriate SAB 
Staff Office procedural policies.
    Section 109(d)(1) of the CAA requires that the Agency periodically 
review and revise, as appropriate, the air quality criteria and the 
NAAQS for the six ``criteria'' air pollutants, including lead. EPA is 
currently reviewing the primary (health-based) and secondary (welfare-
based) NAAQS for lead. The CASAC Lead Review Panel previously reviewed 
EPA's first external review draft of the Integrated Science Assessment 
for Lead (May 2011) as reported in a CASAC letter to the EPA 
Administrator, dated December 9, 2011 (EPA-CASAC-12-002) and previously 
reviewed EPA's second external review draft of the Integrated Science 
Assessment for Lead (February 2012) as reported in a CASAC letter to 
the EPA Administrator, dated July 20, 2012 (EPA-CASAC-12-005).
    Technical Contacts: Any technical questions concerning the 
Integrated Science Assessment for Lead (Third External Review Draft--
November 2012) should be directed to Dr. Ellen Kirrane 
(kirrane.ellen@epa.gov) and technical questions concerning the Policy 
Assessment for the Review of the Lead National Ambient Air Quality 
Standards (First External Review Draft--January 2013) should be 
directed to Dr. Deirdre Murphy (murphy.deirdre@epa.gov).
    Availability of Meeting Materials: Prior to the meeting, the review 
documents, agenda and other materials will be accessible through the 
calendar link on the blue navigation bar at http://www.epa.gov/casac/.
    Procedures for Providing Public Input: Public comment for 
consideration by EPA's federal advisory committees and panels has a 
different purpose from public comment provided to EPA program offices. 
Therefore, the process for submitting comments to a federal advisory 
committee is different from the process used to submit comments to an 
EPA program office.
    Federal advisory committees and panels, including scientific 
advisory committees, provide independent advice to EPA. Members of the 
public can submit relevant comments for a federal advisory committee to 
consider pertaining to EPA's charge to the panel or meeting materials. 
Input from the public to the CASAC will have the most impact if it 
provides specific scientific or technical information or analysis for 
CASAC panels to consider or if it relates to the clarity or accuracy of 
the technical information. Members of the public wishing to provide 
comment should contact the DFO directly.
    Oral Statements: In general, individuals or groups requesting an 
oral presentation will be limited to five minutes for the public face-
to-face meeting and will be limited to three minutes for the public 
teleconferences. Interested parties should contact Mr. Aaron Yeow, DFO, 
in writing (preferably via email) at the contact information noted 
above by January 29, 2013, to be placed on the list of public speakers 
for the face-to-face public meeting and by March 25, 2013, for the 
follow-up public teleconference.
    Written Statements: Written statements should be supplied to the 
Mr. Yeow, DFO, via email at the contact information noted above by 
January 29, 2013 for the face-to-face public meeting and by March 25, 
2013, for the follow-up public teleconference so that the information 
may be made available to the Panel members for their consideration. 
Written statements should be supplied in one of the following 
electronic formats: Adobe Acrobat PDF, MS Word, MS PowerPoint, or Rich 
Text files in IBM-PC/Windows 98/2000/XP format. It is the SAB Staff 
Office general policy to post written comments on the web page for the 
advisory meeting or teleconference. Submitters are requested to provide 
an unsigned version of each document because the SAB Staff Office does 
not publish documents with signatures on its Web sites. Members of the 
public should be aware that their personal contact information, if 
included in any written comments, may be posted to the CASAC Web site. 
Copyrighted material will not be posted without explicit permission of 
the copyright holder.
    Accessibility: For information on access or services for 
individuals with disabilities, please contact Mr. Aaron Yeow at (202) 
564-2050 or yeow.aaron@epa.gov. To request accommodation of a 
disability, please contact Mr. Yeow preferably at least ten days prior 
to the public meeting and/or teleconference to give EPA as much time as 
possible to process your request.

    Dated: December 27, 2012.
Vanessa T. Vu,
Director, EPA Science Advisory Board Staff Office.
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