Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health (ABRWH or Advisory Board), National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), 11650-11651 [2013-03612]

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Public Comment Times and Dates (All times are Eastern Time): 6:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m.,* March 12, 2012. *Please note that the public comment period may end before the times indicated, following the last call for comments. Members of the public who wish to provide public comments should plan to attend public comment sessions at the start times listed. Place: Augusta Marriott Hotel, Two Tenth Street, Augusta, GA 30901; Phone: 706–722– 8900; Fax: 706–724–0044. Audio Conference Call via FTS Conferencing. The USA toll-free, dial-in number is 1–866–659–0537 with a pass code of 9933701. Status: Open to the public, limited only by the space available. The meeting space accommodates approximately 150 people. Background: The Advisory Board was established under the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act of 2000 to advise the President on a variety of policy and technical functions required to implement and effectively PO 00000 Frm 00029 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 manage the new compensation program. Key functions of the Advisory Board include providing advice on the development of probability of causation guidelines which have been promulgated by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as a final rule, advice on methods of dose reconstruction which have also been promulgated by HHS as a final rule, advice on the scientific validity and quality of dose estimation and reconstruction efforts being performed for purposes of the compensation program, and advice on petitions to add classes of workers to the Special Exposure Cohort (SEC). In December 2000, the President delegated responsibility for funding, staffing, and operating the Advisory Board to HHS, which subsequently delegated this authority to the CDC. NIOSH implements this responsibility for CDC. The charter was issued on August 3, 2001, renewed at appropriate intervals, and will expire on August 3, 2013. Purpose: This Advisory Board is charged with (a) providing advice to the Secretary, HHS, on the development of guidelines under Executive Order 13179; (b) providing advice to the Secretary, HHS, on the scientific validity and quality of dose reconstruction efforts performed for this program; and (c) upon request by the Secretary, HHS, advise the Secretary on whether there is a class of employees at any Department of Energy facility who were exposed to radiation but for whom it is not feasible to estimate their radiation dose, and on whether there is reasonable likelihood that such radiation doses may have endangered the health of members of this class. Matters To Be Discussed: The agenda for the Advisory Board meeting includes: NIOSH Program Update; Department of Labor Program Update; Department of Energy Program Update; SEC petitions for: Brookhaven National Laboratory (1994– 2007), Baker Brothers (Toledo, OH; 1945– 1996); Procedures Review Subcommittee Report; SEC Issues Work Group Report on ‘‘Sufficient Accuracy’’; Savannah River Site Work Group Update; SEC Petitions Update; and Board Work Sessions. The agenda is subject to change as priorities dictate. In the event an individual cannot attend, written comments may be submitted in accordance with the redaction policy provided below. Any written comments received will be provided at the meeting and should be submitted to the contact person below well in advance of the meeting. Policy on Redaction of Board Meeting Transcripts (Public Comment): (1) If a person making a comment gives his or her name, no attempt will be made to redact that name. (2) NIOSH will take reasonable steps to ensure that individuals making public comment are aware of the fact that their comments (including their name, if provided) will appear in a transcript of the meeting posted on a public Web site. Such reasonable steps include: (a) A statement read at the start of each public comment period stating that transcripts will be posted and names of speakers will not be redacted; (b) A printed copy of the statement mentioned in (a) above E:\FR\FM\19FEN1.SGM 19FEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 33 / Tuesday, February 19, 2013 / Notices will be displayed on the table where individuals sign up to make public comments; (c) A statement such as outlined in (a) above will also appear with the agenda for a Board Meeting when it is posted on the NIOSH Web site; (d) A statement such as in (a) above will appear in the Federal Register Notice that announces Board and Subcommittee meetings. (3) If an individual in making a statement reveals personal information (e.g., medical information) about themselves that information will not usually be redacted. The NIOSH Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) coordinator will, however, review such revelations in accordance with the FOIA and the Federal Advisory Committee Act and if deemed appropriate, will redact such information. (4) All disclosures of information concerning third parties will be redacted. (5) If it comes to the attention of the DFO that an individual wishes to share information with the Board but objects to doing so in a public forum, the DFO will work with that individual, in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, to find a way that the Board can hear such comments. Contact Person for More Information: Theodore Katz, DFO, NIOSH, CDC, 1600 Clifton Road, MS E–20, Atlanta, GA 30333, telephone: (513) 533–6800, toll free: 1–800– CDC–INFO, email: dcas@cdc.gov. The Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, has been delegated the authority to sign Federal Register Notices pertaining to announcements of meetings and other committee management activities, for both the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry. Respiratory Diseases, the National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, and the National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, CDC, in the following areas: strategies, goals, and priorities for programs; research within the national centers; and overall strategic direction and focus of OID and the national centers. Matters To Be Discussed: The purpose of the meeting is to discuss the potential for forming an infectious disease laboratory working group under the BSC, OID. The agenda and any supplemental material will be available at www.cdc.gov/oid/ BSC.html after March 1. Agenda items are subject to change as priorities dictate. Contact Person for More Information: Robin Moseley, M.A.T., Designated Federal Officer, OID, CDC, 1600 Clifton Road NE., Mailstop D10, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, Telephone: (404) 639–4461. The Director, Management Analysis and Services Office has been delegated the authority to sign Federal Register notices pertaining to announcements of meetings and other committee management activities, for both the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry. Elaine L. Baker, Director, Management Analysis and Services Office Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES [FR Doc. 2013–03612 Filed 2–15–13; 8:45 am] DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Board of Scientific Counselors, Office of Infectious Diseases (BSC, OID) TKELLEY on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES In accordance with section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92–463), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), announces the following meeting of the aforementioned committee: Time and Date: 3:00–4:00 p.m. Eastern Time, March 14, 2013. Place: Teleconference. Status: The meeting is open to the public; the toll free dial in number is 1–877–951– 7311 with a passcode of 6420598. Purpose: The BSC, OID, provides advice and guidance to the Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services; the Director, CDC; the Director, OID; and the Directors of the National Center for Immunization and 17:49 Feb 15, 2013 Jkt 229001 [FR Doc. 2013–03610 Filed 2–15–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4163–18–P Centers for Disease Control and Prevention research, experiments, and demonstrations relating to occupational safety and health and to mine health. The Board of Scientific Counselors shall provide guidance to the Director, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health on research and prevention programs. Specifically, the Board shall provide guidance on the Institute’s research activities related to developing and evaluating hypotheses, systematically documenting findings and disseminating results. The Board shall evaluate the degree to which the activities of the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health: (1) Conform to appropriate scientific standards, (2) address current, relevant needs, and (3) produce intended results. Matters To Be Discussed: NIOSH Director Update; Implementation of the National Academies Program Recommendations for Construction Safety and Health, Respiratory Disease Studies, and Traumatic Injury Prevention, Nanotechnology Research Strategic Plan, Influenza Research, Agriculture, Forestry, and Fishing Sector Update. Agenda items are subject to change as priorities dictate. Contact Person for More Information: Roger Rosa, Ph.D., Designated Federal Officer, BSC, NIOSH, CDC, 395 E Street SW., Suite 9200, Patriots Plaza Building, Washington, DC 20201, telephone (202) 245– 0655, fax (202) 245–0664. The Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, has been delegated the authority to sign Federal Register notices pertaining to announcements of meetings and other committee management activities for both the CDC and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry. Elaine L. Baker, Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Board of Scientific Counselors, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (BSC, NIOSH) BILLING CODE 4163–18–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 Elaine L. Baker, Director, Management Analysis and Services Office Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 11651 [FR Doc. 2013–03737 Filed 2–15–13; 8:45 am] In accordance with section 10(a) (2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92–463), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announces the following meeting of the aforementioned committee: DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Time and Dates: 8:30 a.m.–3:15 p.m., March 21, 2013. Place: Patriots Plaza I, 395 E Street SW., Room 9200, Washington, DC 20201. Status: Open to the public, limited only by the space available. The meeting room accommodates approximately 50 people. If you wish to attend in person, please contact NIOSH at (202) 245–0625 or (202) 245–0626 for information on building access. Teleconference is available toll-free; please dial (877) 328–2816, Participant Pass Code 6558291. 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[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 33 (Tuesday, February 19, 2013)]
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[Pages 11650-11651]
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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health (ABRWH or Advisory 
Board), National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)

    In accordance with section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory 
Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463), and pursuant to the requirements of 42 
CFR 83.15(a), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 
announces the following meeting of the aforementioned committee:

    Board Public Meeting Times and Dates (All times are Eastern 
Time): 9:45 a.m.-6:00 p.m., March 12, 2013.
    Public Comment Times and Dates (All times are Eastern Time): 
6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.,* March 12, 2012.
    *Please note that the public comment period may end before the 
times indicated, following the last call for comments. Members of 
the public who wish to provide public comments should plan to attend 
public comment sessions at the start times listed.
    Place: Augusta Marriott Hotel, Two Tenth Street, Augusta, GA 
30901; Phone: 706-722-8900; Fax: 706-724-0044. Audio Conference Call 
via FTS Conferencing. The USA toll-free, dial-in number is 1-866-
659-0537 with a pass code of 9933701.
    Status: Open to the public, limited only by the space available. 
The meeting space accommodates approximately 150 people.
    Background: The Advisory Board was established under the Energy 
Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act of 2000 to 
advise the President on a variety of policy and technical functions 
required to implement and effectively manage the new compensation 
program. Key functions of the Advisory Board include providing 
advice on the development of probability of causation guidelines 
which have been promulgated by the Department of Health and Human 
Services (HHS) as a final rule, advice on methods of dose 
reconstruction which have also been promulgated by HHS as a final 
rule, advice on the scientific validity and quality of dose 
estimation and reconstruction efforts being performed for purposes 
of the compensation program, and advice on petitions to add classes 
of workers to the Special Exposure Cohort (SEC).
    In December 2000, the President delegated responsibility for 
funding, staffing, and operating the Advisory Board to HHS, which 
subsequently delegated this authority to the CDC. NIOSH implements 
this responsibility for CDC. The charter was issued on August 3, 
2001, renewed at appropriate intervals, and will expire on August 3, 
2013.
    Purpose: This Advisory Board is charged with (a) providing 
advice to the Secretary, HHS, on the development of guidelines under 
Executive Order 13179; (b) providing advice to the Secretary, HHS, 
on the scientific validity and quality of dose reconstruction 
efforts performed for this program; and (c) upon request by the 
Secretary, HHS, advise the Secretary on whether there is a class of 
employees at any Department of Energy facility who were exposed to 
radiation but for whom it is not feasible to estimate their 
radiation dose, and on whether there is reasonable likelihood that 
such radiation doses may have endangered the health of members of 
this class.
    Matters To Be Discussed: The agenda for the Advisory Board 
meeting includes: NIOSH Program Update; Department of Labor Program 
Update; Department of Energy Program Update; SEC petitions for: 
Brookhaven National Laboratory (1994-2007), Baker Brothers (Toledo, 
OH; 1945-1996); Procedures Review Subcommittee Report; SEC Issues 
Work Group Report on ``Sufficient Accuracy''; Savannah River Site 
Work Group Update; SEC Petitions Update; and Board Work Sessions.
    The agenda is subject to change as priorities dictate.
    In the event an individual cannot attend, written comments may 
be submitted in accordance with the redaction policy provided below. 
Any written comments received will be provided at the meeting and 
should be submitted to the contact person below well in advance of 
the meeting.
    Policy on Redaction of Board Meeting Transcripts (Public 
Comment): (1) If a person making a comment gives his or her name, no 
attempt will be made to redact that name. (2) NIOSH will take 
reasonable steps to ensure that individuals making public comment 
are aware of the fact that their comments (including their name, if 
provided) will appear in a transcript of the meeting posted on a 
public Web site. Such reasonable steps include: (a) A statement read 
at the start of each public comment period stating that transcripts 
will be posted and names of speakers will not be redacted; (b) A 
printed copy of the statement mentioned in (a) above

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will be displayed on the table where individuals sign up to make 
public comments; (c) A statement such as outlined in (a) above will 
also appear with the agenda for a Board Meeting when it is posted on 
the NIOSH Web site; (d) A statement such as in (a) above will appear 
in the Federal Register Notice that announces Board and Subcommittee 
meetings. (3) If an individual in making a statement reveals 
personal information (e.g., medical information) about themselves 
that information will not usually be redacted. The NIOSH Freedom of 
Information Act (FOIA) coordinator will, however, review such 
revelations in accordance with the FOIA and the Federal Advisory 
Committee Act and if deemed appropriate, will redact such 
information. (4) All disclosures of information concerning third 
parties will be redacted. (5) If it comes to the attention of the 
DFO that an individual wishes to share information with the Board 
but objects to doing so in a public forum, the DFO will work with 
that individual, in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee 
Act, to find a way that the Board can hear such comments.
    Contact Person for More Information: Theodore Katz, DFO, NIOSH, 
CDC, 1600 Clifton Road, MS E-20, Atlanta, GA 30333, telephone: (513) 
533-6800, toll free: 1-800-CDC-INFO, email: dcas@cdc.gov.
    The Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, has been 
delegated the authority to sign Federal Register Notices pertaining 
to announcements of meetings and other committee management 
activities, for both the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 
and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry.

Elaine L. Baker,
Director, Management Analysis and Services Office Centers for Disease 
Control and Prevention.
[FR Doc. 2013-03612 Filed 2-15-13; 8:45 am]
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