[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 122 (Friday, June 24, 2011)]
[Notices]
[Page 37114]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-15820]


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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES


Determination Concerning a Petition To Add a Class of Employees 
to the Special Exposure Cohort

AGENCY: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), 
Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: HHS gives notice of a determination concerning a petition to 
add a class of employees from the Linde Ceramics Plant in Tonawanda, 
New York, to the Special Exposure Cohort (SEC) under the Energy 
Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act of 2000 
(EEOICPA), 42 U.S.C. 7384q. On June 3, 2011, the Secretary of HHS 
determined that the following class of employees does not meet the 
statutory criteria for addition to the SEC as authorized under EEOICPA:

    All Department of Energy employees and Atomic Weapons Employees 
who worked at the Linde Ceramics Plant in Tonawanda, New York, 
during the period from January 1, 1970 through July 31, 2006.


FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Stuart L. Hinnefeld, Director, 
Division of Compensation Analysis and Support, National Institute for 
Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), 4676 Columbia Parkway, MS C-46, 
Cincinnati, OH 45226, Telephone 1-877-222-7570. Information requests 
can also be submitted by e-mail to DCAS@CDC.GOV.

John Howard,
Director, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health.
[FR Doc. 2011-15820 Filed 6-23-11; 8:45 am]
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