AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
ACTION: Notice of meeting.
SUMMARY: Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, Public Law 92-
463, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Office of Research
and Development (ORD), gives notice of a meeting (via conference call)
of the Board of Scientific Counselors (BOSC) Air, Climate, and Energy
DATES: The conference call will be held on Friday, December 2, 2016,
from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Eastern Time. These times are approximate;
the conference call may adjourn early if all business is finished or
may adjourn late if additional time is needed. Written comments and
requests for the draft agenda or for making oral presentations at the
meeting will be accepted through Thursday, December 1, 2016.
ADDRESSES: Participation in the conference call will be by
teleconference only; meeting rooms will not be used. Members of the
public may obtain the call-in number and access code for the call from
Tim Benner, the Designated Federal Officer, via any of the contact
methods listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section below.
Submitting Comments: Submit your comments, identified by Docket ID
No. EPA-HQ-ORD-2015-0365, by one of the following methods:
www.regulations.gov: Follow the on-line instructions for
Email: Send comments by electronic mail (email) to:
ORD.Docket@epa.gov, Attention Docket ID No. EPA-HQ-ORD-2015-0365.
Fax: Fax comments to: (202) 566-0224, Attention Docket ID
Mail: Send comments by mail to: Board of Scientific
Counselors (BOSC) Air, Climate, and Energy Subcommittee Docket, Mail
Code: 2822T, 1301 Constitution Ave. NW., Washington, DC 20004,
Attention Docket ID No. EPA-HQ-ORD-2015-0365.
Hand Delivery or Courier: Deliver comments to: EPA Docket
Center (EPA/DC), Room 3334, William Jefferson Clinton West Building,
1301 Constitution Ave. NW., Washington, DC, Attention Docket ID No.
EPA-HQ-ORD-2015-0365. Note: this is not a mailing address. Deliveries
are only accepted during the docket's normal hours of operation, and
special arrangements should be made for deliveries of boxed
Instructions: Direct your comments to Docket ID No. EPA-HQ-ORD-
2015-0365. The EPA's policy is that all comments received will be
included in the public docket without change and may be made available
online at www.regulations.gov, including any personal information
provided, unless the comment includes information claimed to be
Confidential Business Information (CBI) or other information whose
disclosure is restricted by statute. Do not submit information that you
consider to be CBI or otherwise protected through www.regulations.gov
or email. The www.regulations.gov Web site is an "anonymous access''
system, which means the 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
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 disk or
CD-ROM 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 additional information about the EPA's public
docket visit the EPA Docket Center homepage at http://www.epa.gov/dockets/.
Docket: All documents in the docket are listed in the
www.regulations.gov index. Although listed in the index, some
information is not publicly available, e.g., CBI or other information
whose disclosure is restricted by statute. Certain other material, such
as copyrighted material, will be publicly available only in hard copy.
Publicly available docket materials are available either electronically
in www.regulations.gov or in hard copy at the Board of Scientific
Counselors (BOSC) Air, Climate, and Energy Subcommittee Docket, EPA/DC,
William Jefferson Clinton West Building, Room 3334, 1301 Constitution Ave. NW., Washington, DC. The Public Reading
Room is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday,
excluding legal holidays. The telephone number for the Public Reading
Room is (202) 566-1744, and the telephone number for the ORD Docket is
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: The Designated Federal Officer via
mail at: Tim Benner, Mail Code 8104R, Office of Science Policy, Office
of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 1200
Pennsylvania Ave. NW., Washington, DC 20460; via phone/voice mail at:
(202) 564-6769; via fax at: (202) 565-2911; or via email at: