[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 2 (Wednesday, January 4, 2006)]
[Notices]
[Pages 338-339]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E5-8270]


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ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

[EPA-HQ-ORD-2005-0027; FRL-8018-5]


Board of Scientific Counselors, Land Research Program 
Subcommittee--January 2005

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Notice of meeting.

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SUMMARY: Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, Public Law 92-
463, the Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and 
Development (ORD), gives notice of one meeting of the Board of 
Scientific Counselors (BOSC) Land Subcommittee.

DATES: One conference call will be held on January 23, 2006, from 12 
p.m.-2 p.m. eastern standard time. The meeting may adjourn early if all 
business is finished. Requests for the draft agenda or for making an 
oral presentation at the conference call will be accepted up to one 
business day before the conference call. Comments must be received up 
to one business day before the conference call.

ADDRESSES: Submit your comments, identified by Docket ID No. EPA-HQ-
ORD-2005-0027, by one of the following methods:
     http://www.regulations.gov: Follow the on-line 
instructions for submitting comments.
     E-mail: Send comments by electronic mail (e-mail) to 
ORD.Docket@epa.gov, Attention Docket ID No. EPA-HQ-ORD-2005-0027.
     Fax: Fax comments to: 202-566-0224, Attention Docket ID 
No. EPA-HQ-ORD-2005-0027
     Mail: Send comments by mail to: Board of Scientific 
Counselors, Land Research Program Subcommittee Docket, Mailcode: 
28221T, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20460, Attention 
Docket ID No. EPA-HQ-ORD-2005-0027.
     By Hand Delivery or Courier. Deliver comments to: EPA 
Docket Center (EPA/DC), Room B102, EPA West Building, 1301 Constitution 
Avenue, NW., Washington, DC, Attention Docket ID No. EPA-HQ-ORD-2005-
0027. Note: This is not a mailing address. Such deliveries are only 
accepted during the docket's normal hours of operation and special 
arrangements should be made for deliveries of boxed information.
    Instructions: Direct your comments to Docket ID No. EPA-HQ-ORD-
2005-0027. EPA'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 (CBI) or other information whose 
disclosure 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 e-mail comment directly to EPA without 
going through http://www.regulations.gov your e-mail 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, 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 EPA cannot read your comment due to 
technical difficulties and cannot contact you for clarification, 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 EPA's public 
docket visit the EPA Docket Center Home page at http://www.epa.gov/
epahome/dockets.htm.
    Docket: All documents in the docket are listed in the http://
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 http://www.regulations.gov or in hard copy at the Board of 
Scientific Counselors, Land Research Program Subcommittee Docket, EPA/
DC, EPA West, Room B102, 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 
Land Research Program Subcommittee Docket is (202) 566-1752.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Heather Drumm, Designated Federal 
Officer, via telephone/voice mail at (202) 564-8239, via e-mail at 
drumm.heather@epa.gov, or by mail at Environmental Protection Agency, 
Office of Research and Development, Mail Code 8104-R, 1200 Pennsylvania 
Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20460.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

General Information

    Participation in the conference calls will be by teleconference 
only--meeting rooms will not be used. Members of the public who wish to 
obtain the call-in number and access code to participate in a 
teleconference meeting may contact Heather Drumm, Designated Federal 
Officer, via telephone/voice mail at (202) 564-8239, via e-mail at 
drumm.heather@epa.gov, or by mail at Environmental Protection Agency, 
Office of Research and Development, Mail Code 8104-R, 1200 Pennsylvania 
Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20460, by four work days prior to each 
conference call.

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    Proposed agenda items for the conference call include, but are not 
limited to: follow-up discussions from face-to-face meeting and 
discussion of progress on final report. The conference call is open to 
the public.
    Information on Services for the Handicapped: Individuals requiring 
special accommodations at this meeting should contact Heather Drumm, 
Designated Federal Officer, at (202) 564-8239 at least five business 
days prior to the meeting so that appropriate arrangements can be made 
to facilitate their participation.

    Dated: December 28, 2005.
Kevin Y. Teichman,
Director, Office of Science Policy.
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