AGENCY: U. S. Environmental Protection Agency.
SUMMARY: The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Office of the
Science Advisor announces a public meeting of the Human Studies Review
Board to advise the Agency on the ethical and scientific reviews of EPA
research with human subjects.
DATES: This public meeting will be held on June 11, 2014, from
approximately 10:30 a.m. to approximately 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time.
Comments may be submitted on or before noon (Eastern Time) on Friday,
June 4, 2014.
ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Environmental Protection
Agency, Conference Center, Lobby Level, One Potomac Yard (South Bldg.),
2777 S. Crystal Dr., Arlington, VA 22202.
Comments: Submit your written comments, identified by Docket ID No.
EPA-HQ-ORD-2014-0411, by one of the following methods:
Internet: http://www.regulations.gov: Follow the online
instructions for submitting comments.
Mail: The EPA Docket Center EPA/DC, ORD Docket, Mail code: 28221T,
1200 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20460.
Hand Delivery: The EPA/DC Public Reading Room is located in the EPA
Headquarters Library, Room Number 3334 in the EPA WJC West, at 1301
Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20460. The hours of operation
are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time, Monday through Friday,
excluding federal holidays. Please call (202) 566-1744 or email the ORD
Docket at email@example.com for instructions. Updates to Public
Reading Room access are available on the Web site http://www.epa.gov/epahome/dockets.htm.
Instructions: The Agency's policy is that all comments received
will be included in the public docket without change and may be made
available online at http://www.regulations.gov, including any personal
information provided, unless the comment includes information claimed
to be Confidential Business Information or other information the
disclosure of which is restricted by statute. Do not submit information
that you consider to be CBI or otherwise protected through http://www.regulations.gov or email. The http://www.regulations.gov Web site
is an "anonymous access'' system, which means EPA will not know your
identity or contact information unless you provide it in the body of
your comment. If you send an email comment directly to the EPA without
going through http://www.regulations.gov, your email address will be
automatically captured and included as part of the comment that is
placed in the public docket and made available on the Internet. If you
submit an electronic comment, the EPA recommends that you include your
name and other contact information in the body of your comment and with
any electronic storage media you submit. If the EPA cannot read your
comment due to technical difficulties and cannot contact you for
clarification, the EPA may not be able to consider your comment.
Electronic files should avoid the use of special characters, any form
of encryption, and be free of any defects or viruses.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Any member of the public who wishes to
receive further information should contact Jim Downing at telephone
number (202) 564-2468; fax: (202) 564-2070; email address:
firstname.lastname@example.org; mailing address Environmental Protection Agency,
Office of the Science Advisor, Mail code 8105R, 1200 Pennsylvania
Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20460. General information concerning the
EPA HSRB can be found on the EPA Web site at http://www.epa.gov/hsrb.