AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
SUMMARY: There will be a 4-day, public, in-person meeting of the
Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) Scientific
Advisory Panel (SAP) to consider and review the Approaches for
Quantitative Use of Surface Water Monitoring Data in Pesticide Drinking
Water Assessments. Preceding the in-person meeting, there will be a
preparatory, public, virtual meeting, conducted via teleconference and
webcast using Adobe Connect, to consider the scope and clarity of the
draft charge questions for this peer review. In addition, EPA is
requesting nominations of prospective candidates for service as ad hoc
reviewers to assist the FIFRA SAP with this review. Any interested
person or organization may nominate qualified individuals to be
considered as prospective candidates for this review by following the
instructions provided in this notice.
Meetings: The 4-day, public, in-person meeting will be held
November 19 to November 22, 2019, from 9:00 a.m. to approximately 5:00
p.m. (EST). The date, time, and registration instructions for the
preparatory, public, virtual meeting will be announced on the FIFRA SAP
website (http://www.epa.gov/sap) by late-August. You may subscribe to
the following listserv for alerts when notices regarding this and other
SAP-related activities are published: https://public.govdelivery.com/accounts/USAEPAOPPT/subscriber/new?topicid=USAEPAOPPT101.
Nominations: Nominations of candidates to serve as ad hoc
reviewers, to assist the FIFRA SAP with this review, should be provided
on or before September 12, 2019.
Special accommodations: Requests for special accommodations should
be submitted on or before October 29, 2019, to allow EPA time to
process your request.
Comments: The Agency encourages written comments and requests for
oral comments be submitted on or before October 4, 2019. However,
written comments and requests to make oral comments may be submitted
until the date of the in-person meeting, but anyone submitting such
comments and requests after October 4, 2019, should contact the
Designated Federal Official (DFO) listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION
CONTACT. For additional instructions, see Unit I.D. and Unit I.E. of
the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION.
In-Person Meeting: The location of the 4-day, public, in-person
meeting will be announced on the FIFRA SAP website at http://www.epa.gov/sap. This meeting may also be viewed via webcast. Please
refer to the FIFRA SAP website at http://www.epa.gov/sap for
information on how to access the webcast. Please note that this webcast
is a supplementary public process provided only for convenience. If
difficulties arise resulting in webcasting outages, the in-person
meeting will continue as planned.
Virtual Meeting: The preparatory, virtual meeting is open to the
public and will be conducted via webcast using Adobe Connect and
telephone. Registration is required to participate during the
preparatory, virtual meeting. Please refer to the FIFRA SAP website at
http://www.epa.gov/sap for additional information including how to
Nominations: Submit nominations of candidates to serve as ad hoc
reviewers, to assist the FIFRA SAP with this review, to the DFO listed
under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT.
Special accommodations: For information on access or services for
individuals with disabilities, and to request accommodation for a
disability, please contact the DFO listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION
Comments. Submit requests to present oral comments to the DFO
listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT.
Submit your written comments, identified by docket identification
(ID) number EPA-HQ-OPP-2019-0417, by one of the following methods:
Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov.
Follow the online instructions for submitting comments. Do not
electronically submit any information you consider to be Confidential
Business Information (CBI) or other information whose disclosure is
restricted by statute.
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 information on commenting or visiting the docket, along
with more information about dockets generally, is available at http://www.epa.gov/dockets. For additional instructions related to this
meeting, see Unit I.D. of the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tamue L. Gibson, MS, DFO, Office of
Science Coordination and Policy (7201M), Environmental Protection
Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20460-0001; telephone
number: 202-564-7642; email address: email@example.com.