Meeting of the National Drinking Water Advisory Council, 65981 [2013-26355]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 213 / Monday, November 4, 2013 / Notices address future changes in climate and to incorporate considerations of climate change into its mission-driven activities. EPA considers public input to be essential for the development of these draft Implementation Plans. This input will also help the Agency strengthen its partnerships with states, tribes, local communities, and non-governmental organizations, many of which have already begun to develop and implement adaptation measures. Dated: October 30, 2013. Shannon Kenny, Acting Associate Administrator, Office of Policy. [FR Doc. 2013–26354 Filed 11–1–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [FRL–9902–32–OW] Meeting of the National Drinking Water Advisory Council Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Notice of a public meeting. AGENCY: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is announcing a meeting of the National Drinking Water Advisory Council (Council), established under the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA). The meeting is scheduled for December 11 and 12, 2013. This meeting of the Council was postponed from October 9 and 10, 2013, due to the government shutdown. The Council typically considers various issues associated with drinking water protection and public water systems. During this meeting, the Council will focus discussions on the proposed regulatory revisions to the Lead and Copper Rule under the SDWA as well as other program issues. DATES: The meeting on December 11, 2013, will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Eastern Time, and on December 12, 2013, from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Eastern Time. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held in Room 1117–A, EPA—East William Jefferson Clinton Building, 1201 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20460 and the meeting will be open to the public. All attendees must go through a metal detector, sign in with the security desk, and show government issued photo identification to enter government buildings. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Members of the public who would like to register and receive pertinent information, present an oral statement TKELLEY on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:07 Nov 01, 2013 Jkt 232001 or submit a written statement for the December 11 and 12 meeting should contact Roy Simon, by November 25, 2013, by email at Simon.Roy@epa.gov; by phone at 202–564–3868; or by regular mail at U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water (MC 4601M), 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20460. Further details about participating in the meeting can be found in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Details About Participating in the Meeting: If you wish to attend the meeting, you should provide your email address when you register. The EPA will provide updated information on the December 11 and 12 meeting to registered individuals and organizations by December 6, 2013. The Council will allocate one hour for the public’s input (1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m., Eastern Time) at the meeting on December 11, 2013. Oral statements will be limited to five minutes at the meeting. It is preferred that only one person present the statement on behalf of a group or organization. To ensure adequate time for public involvement, individuals or organizations interested in presenting an oral statement should notify Roy Simon no later than November 25, 2013. Any person who wishes to file a written statement can do so before or after the Council meeting. Written statements intended for the meeting must be received by December 2, 2013, to be distributed to all members of the Council before any final discussion or vote is completed. Any statements received on or after the date specified will become part of the permanent file for the meeting and will be forwarded to the Council members for their information. National Drinking Water Advisory Council: The Council was created by Congress on December 16, 1974, as part of the SDWA of 1974, Public Law 93– 523, 42 U.S.C. 300j–5, and is operated in accordance with the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), 5 U.S.C. App.2. The Council was established under the SDWA to provide practical and independent advice, consultation and recommendations to the EPA Administrator on the activities, functions, policies, and regulations required by the SDWA. Special Accommodations: For information on access or services for individuals with disabilities, please contact Roy Simon at 202–564–3868 or by email at Simon.Roy@epa.gov. To request accommodation of a disability, PO 00000 Frm 00022 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 65981 please contact Roy Simon at least 10 days prior to the meeting to give EPA as much time as possible to process your request. Dated: October 24, 2013. Peter Grevatt, Director, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water. [FR Doc. 2013–26355 Filed 11–1–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [FRL–9902–42–OA; EPA–HQ–OA–2013– 0124] Good Neighbor Environmental Board; Notification of Public Advisory Committee Teleconference Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Notice of Public Advisory Committee Teleconference. AGENCY: Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, Public Law 92–463, notice is hereby given that the Good Neighbor Environmental Board (GNEB) will hold a public teleconference on Friday, November 15, 2013. The meeting will take place from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. Due to the government shutdown resulting in administrative backlogs, EPA is announcing this teleconference with less than 15 calendar days public notice. The meeting is open to the public. For further information regarding the teleconference and background materials, please contact Ann-Marie Gantner at the number listed below. DATES: Friday, November 15, 2013. The meeting will take place from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background: GNEB is a federal advisory committee chartered under the Federal Advisory Committee Act, Public Law 92463. GNEB provides advice and recommendations to the President and Congress on environmental and infrastructure issues along the U.S. border with Mexico. Purpose of Meeting: The purpose of this teleconference is to discuss the Good Neighbor Environmental Board’s Sixteenth Report and preliminary advice letter. The report and advice letter will focus on ecological restoration in the U.S.-Mexico border region. General Information: The agenda and meeting materials will be available at http://www.regulations.gov under Docket ID: EPA–HQ–OA–2013–0124. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\04NON1.SGM 04NON1

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ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

[FRL-9902-32-OW]


Meeting of the National Drinking Water Advisory Council

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Notice of a public meeting.

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SUMMARY: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is announcing a 
meeting of the National Drinking Water Advisory Council (Council), 
established under the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA). The meeting is 
scheduled for December 11 and 12, 2013. This meeting of the Council was 
postponed from October 9 and 10, 2013, due to the government shutdown. 
The Council typically considers various issues associated with drinking 
water protection and public water systems. During this meeting, the 
Council will focus discussions on the proposed regulatory revisions to 
the Lead and Copper Rule under the SDWA as well as other program 
issues.

DATES: The meeting on December 11, 2013, will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 
5:00 p.m., Eastern Time, and on December 12, 2013, from 8:30 a.m. to 
2:30 p.m., Eastern Time.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held in Room 1117-A, EPA--East William 
Jefferson Clinton Building, 1201 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, 
DC 20460 and the meeting will be open to the public. All attendees must 
go through a metal detector, sign in with the security desk, and show 
government issued photo identification to enter government buildings.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Members of the public who would like 
to register and receive pertinent information, present an oral 
statement or submit a written statement for the December 11 and 12 
meeting should contact Roy Simon, by November 25, 2013, by email at 
Simon.Roy@epa.gov; by phone at 202-564-3868; or by regular mail at U.S. 
Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Ground Water and Drinking 
Water (MC 4601M), 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20460. 
Further details about participating in the meeting can be found in the 
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    Details About Participating in the Meeting: If you wish to attend 
the meeting, you should provide your email address when you register. 
The EPA will provide updated information on the December 11 and 12 
meeting to registered individuals and organizations by December 6, 
2013. The Council will allocate one hour for the public's input (1:00 
p.m.-2:00 p.m., Eastern Time) at the meeting on December 11, 2013. Oral 
statements will be limited to five minutes at the meeting. It is 
preferred that only one person present the statement on behalf of a 
group or organization. To ensure adequate time for public involvement, 
individuals or organizations interested in presenting an oral statement 
should notify Roy Simon no later than November 25, 2013. Any person who 
wishes to file a written statement can do so before or after the 
Council meeting. Written statements intended for the meeting must be 
received by December 2, 2013, to be distributed to all members of the 
Council before any final discussion or vote is completed. Any 
statements received on or after the date specified will become part of 
the permanent file for the meeting and will be forwarded to the Council 
members for their information.
    National Drinking Water Advisory Council: The Council was created 
by Congress on December 16, 1974, as part of the SDWA of 1974, Public 
Law 93-523, 42 U.S.C. 300j-5, and is operated in accordance with the 
provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), 5 U.S.C. 
App.2. The Council was established under the SDWA to provide practical 
and independent advice, consultation and recommendations to the EPA 
Administrator on the activities, functions, policies, and regulations 
required by the SDWA.
    Special Accommodations: For information on access or services for 
individuals with disabilities, please contact Roy Simon at 202-564-3868 
or by email at Simon.Roy@epa.gov. To request accommodation of a 
disability, please contact Roy Simon at least 10 days prior to the 
meeting to give EPA as much time as possible to process your request.

    Dated: October 24, 2013.
Peter Grevatt,
Director, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water.
[FR Doc. 2013-26355 Filed 11-1-13; 8:45 am]
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