AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
SUMMARY: There will be a 2-hour preparatory virtual meeting of the
Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act Scientific Advisory
Panel (FIFRA SAP) on November 14, 2018, to consider and review the
scope and clarity of the draft charge questions for the December 4-7,
2018 FIFRA SAP Meeting on the Evaluation of a Proposed Approach to
Refine Inhalation Risk Assessment for Point of Contact Toxicity: A Case
Study Using a New Approach Methodology (NAM). In addition, EPA is
announcing and inviting comments on the experts currently under
consideration as ad hoc participants in this review.
DATES: The preparatory virtual meeting will be held on November 14,
2018, from approximately 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. (EST). This is an open public
meeting that will be conducted via webcast using Adobe Connect and
telephone. Registration is required to participate during this meeting.
Please visit: http://www.epa.gov/sap to register.
Comments. Requests to make oral comments during the preparatory
virtual meeting should be submitted on or before November 9, 2018 by
contacting the Designated Federal Official (DFO) listed under FOR
FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT. Written comments on the experts currently
under consideration as ad hoc participants in this review should be
submitted to the public docket (docket identification (ID) number EPA-
HQ-OPP-2018-0517) on or before November 9, 2018. For additional
instructions, see Unit I.C. of this document.
Webcast. The preparatory virtual meeting will be conducted by
webcast and telephone only. Please refer to the FIFRA SAP website at
http://www.epa.gov/sap for information on how to register and access
Special accommodations. For information on access or services for
individuals with disabilities, and to request accommodation of a
disability, please contact the DFO listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION
CONTACT at least 10 days prior to the meeting to allow EPA time to
process your request.
Comments. Submit your comments, identified by docket identification
(ID) number EPA-HQ-OPP-2018-0517, by one of the following methods:
Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov.
Follow the online instructions for submitting comments. Do not submit
electronically any information you consider to be Confidential Business
Information (CBI) or other information whose disclosure is restricted
Mail: OPP Docket, Environmental Protection Agency Docket
Center (EPA/DC), (28221T), 1200 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC
Hand Delivery: To make special arrangements for hand
delivery or delivery of boxed information, please follow the
instructions at http://www.epa.gov/dockets/contacts.html.
Additional instructions on commenting or visiting the docket, along
with more information about dockets generally, is available at http://www.epa.gov/dockets.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dr. Shaunta Hill-Hammond, Designated
Federal Official, Office of Science Coordination and Policy (7201M),
Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington,
DC 20460-0001; telephone number: (202) 564-3343; email address: firstname.lastname@example.org.