Notice of Extension to Comment Period on the Request for Public Comments To Be Sent to EPA on Peer Review Materials To Inform the Safe Drinking Water Act Decision Making on Perchlorate, 47507-47508 [2017-22112]

Download as PDF 47507 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 196 / Thursday, October 12, 2017 / Notices projections are based on the FY 2019 Reclamation and WAPA work plans received in April 2017 as indicated in Table 1. WAPA will post updates to these projections on the Web site as data become available. TABLE 1—ACTUAL & PROJECTED INVESTMENT AND OM&R COSTS REQUIRING REPAYMENT FY 2015 2016 Reimbursable CIP ............................ Olmsted O&M .................................. WAPA O&M ..................................... .................. $160,000 .................. FY Totals .................................. 160,000 WAPA will provide the Olmsted power customers with the initial installment information at least 30 days prior to initiation of service. Service is expected to begin July 1, 2018, or as soon as Olmsted is declared commercially operable. The FY 2018 annual installment will include all actual and projected OM&R costs requiring repayment through FY 2018 in addition to amortized payments on capital investments plus interest. The FY 2018 installment amount will be divided by the number of months of service, which is anticipated to be 3 months. Thereafter, the annual installment amount, in 12 monthly payments, will be established in advance by WAPA and submitted to the Olmsted power customers on or before August 31 prior to the new FY. The calculation of the annual installment will include adjustments between estimated and actual costs included in preceding installments. If costs in the preceding installment are underestimated, an amount equal to the difference will be added to the next annual installment. Conversely, if costs in the preceding installment are overestimated, the amount would be deducted from the next installment. asabaliauskas on DSKBBXCHB2PROD with NOTICES Legal Authority The proposed formula rate constitutes a major rate adjustment as defined by 10 CFR 903.2(e); therefore, WAPA will hold both a public information forum and a public comment forum for this formula rate proposal under 10 CFR 903.15 and 903.16. WAPA will review all timely public comments and will make amendments or adjustments to the proposal, as appropriate. The final formula rate will be forwarded to the Deputy Secretary of Energy for approval on an interim basis. WAPA is establishing an electric service formula rate for Olmsted under the DOE Organization Act (42 U.S.C. 7152); the Reclamation Act of 1902 (ch. 1093, 32 Stat. 388), as amended and supplemented by subsequent laws, particularly section 9(c) of the Reclamation Project Act of 1939 (43 VerDate Sep<11>2014 22:35 Oct 11, 2017 Jkt 244001 2017 2018 2019 $5,800,000 10,000 .................. $10,000 9,500 $10,000 10,000 $140,000 10,500 $751,300 11,000 $561,352 11,000 $281,800 11,500 5,810,000 19,500 20,000 150,500 762,300 572,352 293,300 U.S.C. 485h(c)); the CRSP Act of 1956 (43 U.S.C. 620); and other acts that specifically apply to the project involved. By Delegation Order No. 00–037.00B, effective November 19, 2016, the Secretary of Energy delegated: (1) The authority to develop power and transmission rates to WAPA’s Administrator, (2) the authority to confirm, approve, and place such rates into effect on an interim basis to the Deputy Secretary of Energy, and (3) the authority to confirm, approve, and place into effect on a final basis, to remand, or to disapprove such rates to FERC. Existing DOE procedures for public participation in power rate adjustments (10 CFR 903) were published on September 18, 1985 (50 FR 87835). All studies, comments, letters, memorandums, or other documents that WAPA initiates or uses to develop the proposed rates are available for inspection and copying at the Colorado River Storage Project Management Center, Western Area Power Administration, 150 East Social Hall Avenue, Suite 300, Salt Lake City, UT. WAPA is scheduled to relocate to a new address in October 2017. In addition to being available at the new address, WAPA will post information about the rate process on WAPA’s Web site at https://www.wapa.gov/regions/CRSP/ rates/Pages/rate-order-177.aspx. Ratemaking Procedure Requirements Environmental Compliance The U.S. Department of the Interior, Central Utah Project Completion Act Office, and the Central Utah Water Conservancy District completed an Environmental Assessment (EA) on the Olmsted Hydroelectric Powerplant Replacement Project. These agencies issued a Finding Of No Significant Impact (FONSI) on the EA. This action was signed January 16, 2015. WAPA adopted the EA and FONSI for its action of marketing the output from the Olmsted Powerplant. This rate action is Frm 00062 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 2021 2022 an action included as part of marketing of the Olmsted Powerplant generation. Determination Under Executive Order 12866 WAPA has an exemption from centralized regulatory review under Executive Order 12866. Accordingly, no clearance of this notice by the Office of Management and Budget is required. Dated: September 5, 2017. Mark A. Gabriel, Administrator. [FR Doc. 2017–21936 Filed 10–11–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [EPA–HQ–OW–2016–0438; FRL–9969–49– OW] Availability of Information PO 00000 2020 Notice of Extension to Comment Period on the Request for Public Comments To Be Sent to EPA on Peer Review Materials To Inform the Safe Drinking Water Act Decision Making on Perchlorate Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Notice; extension of comment period. AGENCY: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is extending the comment period for the notice, ‘‘Request for Public Comments To Be Sent to EPA on Peer Review Materials To Inform the Safe Drinking Water Act Decision Making on Perchlorate.’’ In response to stakeholder requests, EPA is extending the comment period for the ‘‘Draft Report: Proposed Approaches To Inform the Derivation of a Maximum Contaminant Level Goal for Perchlorate in Drinking Water’’ (draft MCLG Approaches Report)’’ an additional 21 days, from October 30, 2017, to November 20, 2017. DATES: The comment period announced in the notice that was published on September 15, 2017 (82 FR 43354) is extended. Comments must now be SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\12OCN1.SGM 12OCN1 asabaliauskas on DSKBBXCHB2PROD with NOTICES 47508 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 196 / Thursday, October 12, 2017 / Notices received by EPA on or before November 20, 2017. ADDRESSES: Submit your comments, identified by Docket ID No. EPA–HQ– OW–2016–0438 to the Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the online instructions for submitting comments. Once submitted, comments cannot be edited or withdrawn. The EPA may publish any comment received to its public docket. Do not submit electronically any information you consider to be Confidential Business Information (CBI) or other information whose disclosure is restricted by statute. Multimedia submissions (audio, video, etc.) must be accompanied by a written comment. The written comment is considered the official comment and should include discussion of all points you wish to make. The EPA will generally not consider comments or comment contents located outside of the primary submission (i.e., on the web, cloud, or other file sharing system). For additional submission methods, the full EPA public comment policy, information about CBI or multimedia submissions, and general guidance on making effective comments, please visit http://www2.epa.gov/dockets/ commenting-epa-dockets. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For additional information please contact Samuel Hernandez at the U.S. EPA, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water, Standards and Risk Management Division (Mail Code 4607M), 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20460; telephone: 202–564–1735; or email: hernandez.samuel@epa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On September 15, 2017, EPA published in the Federal Register (82 FR 43354), a notice announcing the release of materials for public comment. The materials will undergo expert peer review in support of the EPA’s Safe Drinking Water Act decision making on perchlorate. The Agency requested comment on the draft MCLG Approaches Report. The notice of request for public comment, as initially published in the Federal Register, provided for written comments to be submitted to EPA on or before October 30, 2017 (a 45-day public comment period). Since publication, EPA has received requests for additional time to submit comments. EPA is extending the public comment period for 21 days until November 20, 2017. EPA will consider public comments and peer review recommendations in future revisions to the MCLG Approaches Report. The draft report is available at http:// www.regulations.gov (Docket ID No. VerDate Sep<11>2014 22:35 Oct 11, 2017 Jkt 244001 EPA–HQ–OW–2016–0438). The revised BBDR model code files can be accessed at https://hero.epa.gov/hero/index.cfm/ reference/details/reference_id/3352518. Dated: October 4, 2017. Michael H. Shapiro, Acting Assistant Administrator, Office of Water. [FR Doc. 2017–22112 Filed 10–11–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [EPA–HQ–OPP–2017–0007; FRL–9967–35] Pesticide Product Registration; Receipt of Applications for New Active Ingredients BPPDFRNotices@epa.gov.; or Michael Goodis, Registration Division (RD) (7505P), main telephone number: (703) 305–7090; email address: RDFRNotices@epa.gov. The mailing address for each contact person is: Office of Pesticide Programs, Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave. NW., Washington, DC 20460–0001. As part of the mailing address, include the contact person’s name, division, and mail code. The division to contact is listed at the end of each application summary. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. General Information A. Does this action apply to me? You may be potentially affected by this action if you are an agricultural AGENCY: Environmental Protection producer, food manufacturer, or Agency (EPA). pesticide manufacturer. The following ACTION: Notice. list of North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS) codes is SUMMARY: EPA has received applications not intended to be exhaustive, but rather to register pesticide products containing provides a guide to help readers active ingredients not included in any determine whether this document currently registered pesticide products. applies to them. Potentially affected Pursuant to the Federal Insecticide, entities may include: Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act • Crop production (NAICS code 111). (FIFRA), EPA is hereby providing notice • Animal production (NAICS code of receipt and opportunity to comment 112). on these applications. • Food manufacturing (NAICS code DATES: Comments must be received on 311). or before November 13, 2017. • Pesticide manufacturing (NAICS ADDRESSES: Submit your comments, code 32532). identified by the Docket Identification B. 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[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 196 (Thursday, October 12, 2017)]
[Notices]
[Pages 47507-47508]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2017-22112]


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ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

[EPA-HQ-OW-2016-0438; FRL-9969-49-OW]


Notice of Extension to Comment Period on the Request for Public 
Comments To Be Sent to EPA on Peer Review Materials To Inform the Safe 
Drinking Water Act Decision Making on Perchlorate

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Notice; extension of comment period.

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SUMMARY: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is extending 
the comment period for the notice, ``Request for Public Comments To Be 
Sent to EPA on Peer Review Materials To Inform the Safe Drinking Water 
Act Decision Making on Perchlorate.'' In response to stakeholder 
requests, EPA is extending the comment period for the ``Draft Report: 
Proposed Approaches To Inform the Derivation of a Maximum Contaminant 
Level Goal for Perchlorate in Drinking Water'' (draft MCLG Approaches 
Report)'' an additional 21 days, from October 30, 2017, to November 20, 
2017.

DATES: The comment period announced in the notice that was published on 
September 15, 2017 (82 FR 43354) is extended. Comments must now be

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received by EPA on or before November 20, 2017.

ADDRESSES: Submit your comments, identified by Docket ID No. EPA-HQ-OW-
2016-0438 to the Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. Follow the online instructions for submitting 
comments. Once submitted, comments cannot be edited or withdrawn. The 
EPA may publish any comment received to its public docket. Do not 
submit electronically any information you consider to be Confidential 
Business Information (CBI) or other information whose disclosure is 
restricted by statute. Multimedia submissions (audio, video, etc.) must 
be accompanied by a written comment. The written comment is considered 
the official comment and should include discussion of all points you 
wish to make. The EPA will generally not consider comments or comment 
contents located outside of the primary submission (i.e., on the web, 
cloud, or other file sharing system). For additional submission 
methods, the full EPA public comment policy, information about CBI or 
multimedia submissions, and general guidance on making effective 
comments, please visit http://www2.epa.gov/dockets/commenting-epa-dockets.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For additional information please 
contact Samuel Hernandez at the U.S. EPA, Office of Ground Water and 
Drinking Water, Standards and Risk Management Division (Mail Code 
4607M), 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20460; telephone: 
202-564-1735; or email: hernandez.samuel@epa.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On September 15, 2017, EPA published in the 
Federal Register (82 FR 43354), a notice announcing the release of 
materials for public comment. The materials will undergo expert peer 
review in support of the EPA's Safe Drinking Water Act decision making 
on perchlorate. The Agency requested comment on the draft MCLG 
Approaches Report. The notice of request for public comment, as 
initially published in the Federal Register, provided for written 
comments to be submitted to EPA on or before October 30, 2017 (a 45-day 
public comment period). Since publication, EPA has received requests 
for additional time to submit comments. EPA is extending the public 
comment period for 21 days until November 20, 2017. EPA will consider 
public comments and peer review recommendations in future revisions to 
the MCLG Approaches Report. The draft report is available at http://www.regulations.gov (Docket ID No. EPA-HQ-OW-2016-0438). The revised 
BBDR model code files can be accessed at https://hero.epa.gov/hero/index.cfm/reference/details/reference_id/3352518.

    Dated: October 4, 2017.
Michael H. Shapiro,
Acting Assistant Administrator, Office of Water.
[FR Doc. 2017-22112 Filed 10-11-17; 8:45 am]
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