[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 225 (Wednesday, November 21, 2012)]
[Page 69837]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-28085]



[EPA-HQ-OPP-2012-0003; FRL-9368-6]

SFIREG Full Committee; Notice of Public Meeting

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Notice.


SUMMARY: The Association of American Pesticide Control Officials 
(AAPCO)/State FIFRA Issues Research and Evaluation Group (SFIREG) Full 
Committee, will hold a 2-day meeting, beginning on December 10, 2012, 
and ending December 11, 2012. This notice announces the location and 
times for the meeting and sets forth the tentative agenda topics.

DATES: The meeting will be held on Monday, December 10, 2012, from 8:30 
a.m. to 5 p.m. and Tuesday, December 11, 2012, from 8:30 a.m. to 12 
    To request accommodation of a disability, please contact the person 
listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATON CONTACT, preferably at least 10 
days prior to the meeting, to give EPA as much time as possible to 
process your request.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at EPA, One Potomac Yard (South 
Bldg.), 2777 Crystal Dr., Arlington VA, 1st Floor, South Conference 

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ron Kendall, Field External Affairs 
Division (7506P), Office of Pesticide Programs, Environmental 
Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave. NW., Washington, DC 20460-
0001; telephone number: (703) 305-5561; fax number: (703) 305-5884; 
email address: kendall.ron@epa.gov or Grier Stayton, SFIREG Executive 
Secretary, P.O. Box 466, Milford, DE 19963; telephone number: (302) 
422-8152; fax number: (302) 422-2435; email address: aapco-sfireg@comcast.net.


I. General Information

A. Does this action apply to me?

    You may be potentially affected by this action if you are 
interested in pesticide regulation issues affecting States and any 
discussion between EPA and SFIREG on the Federal Insecticide, 
Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) field implementation issues 
related to human health, environmental exposure to pesticides, and 
insight into EPA's decisionmaking process. You are invited and 
encouraged to attend the meetings and participate as appropriate. 
Potentially affected entities may include, but are not limited to:
    Those persons who are or may be required to conduct testing of 
chemical substances under the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetics Act 
(FFDCA) or FIFRA and those who sell, distribute, or use pesticides, as 
well as any non-government organization.
    If you have any questions regarding the applicability of this 
action to a particular entity, consult the person listed under FOR 

B. How can I get copies of this document and other related information?

    The docket for this action, identified by docket identification 
(ID) number EPA-HQ-OPP-2012-0003, is available at http://www.regulations.gov, or at the Office of Pesticide Programs Regulatory 
Public Docket (OPP Docket) in the Environmental Protection Agency 
Docket Center (EPA/DC), EPA West Bldg., Rm. 3334, 1301 Constitution 
Ave. NW., Washington, DC 20460-0001. 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 OPP Docket is (703) 305-
5805. Please review the visitor instructions and additional information 
about the docket available at http://www.epa.gov/dockets.

II. Tentative Agenda Topics

    1. Responses to SFIREG Pyrethroid labeling issue letter.
    2. Cooperative Agreement Guidance/Grant Template Discussion.
    3. EPA Region/State Lead Agency Relationships/Roles.
    4. Pollinator Protection Issues.
    5. Issue Paper: Methomyl Fly Bait Restricted Use Classification.
    6. Issue Paper: Defining Aquatic Habitat on Label.
    7. Regional Issues/Responses to pre-SFIREG Questionnaire.
    8. ``State Regulator in Residence'' Program.
    9. Tribal Certification Policy Implementation.
    10. Regulating Effects of Pesticides Outside Control of Applicator.
    11. Performance Measures and How They Will be Implemented.

III. How can I request to participate in this meeting?

    This meeting is open for the public to attend. You may attend the 
meeting without further notification. If requesting special 
accommodations, please see DATES.

List of Subjects

    Environmental protection, Pesticides and pests.

    Dated: November 6, 2012.
Robert C. McNally,
Acting Director, Field External Affairs Division, Office of Pesticide 
[FR Doc. 2012-28085 Filed 11-20-12; 8:45 am]