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SFIREG Full Working Committee; Notice of Public Meeting

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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 June 20, 2011 and ending June 21, 2011. This notice announces the location and times for the meeting and sets forth the tentative agenda topics.

 

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DATES: Back to Top

The meeting will be held on Monday, June 20, 2011 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and 8:30 a.m. to noon on Tuesday, June 21, 2011.

To request accommodation of a disability, please contact the person listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT, preferably at least 10 days prior to the meeting, to give EPA as much time as possible to process your request.

ADDRESSES: Back to Top

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

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Back to Top

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

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Back to Top

I. General Information Back to Top

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 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 Cosmetic Act (FFDCA), or the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) and those who sell, distribute or use pesticides, as well as any Non Government Organization.

This listing is not intended to be exhaustive, but rather provides a guide for readers regarding entities likely to be affected by this action. Other types of entities not listed in this unit could also be affected. The North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS) codes have been provided to assist you and others in determining whether this action might apply to certain entities. If you have any questions regarding the applicability of this action to a particular entity, consult the person listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT.

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

EPA has established a docket for this action under docket ID number EPA-HQ-OPP-2011-0001. Publicly available docket materials are available either in the electronic docket at http://www.regulations.gov, or, if only available in hard copy, at the Office of Pesticide Programs (OPP) Regulatory Public Docket in Rm. S-4400, One Potomac Yard (South Bldg.), 2777 S. Crystal Dr., Arlington, VA. The hours of operation of this Docket Facility are from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding legal holidays. The Docket Facility telephone number is (703) 305-5805.

II. Tentative Agenda Topics Back to Top

1. Progress on Issue Papers:

For Use by Statements, Expiration Dates; Supplemental Labeling.

Revision of PR Notice 87-1 (Chemigation).

2. Issues from Previous Meetings Updates and Discussion.

3. Fumigation Label review process.

4. Regional Report Summary, State Issues/New Issue Paper Introduction.

Endangered Species Act (ESA) Consultation.

Bed Bug Control Product Risk/Efficacy/Cleanup.

Drift Label Language Impacts.

Office of Civil Rights/Revision of Inspection Procedures.

5. SFIREG/USEPA Discussion.

Incorporating SLA Program Priorities and Resources into EPA.

Program priority setting.

6. Working Committee Reports.

Environmental Quality Issues (EQI) Working Committee Report.

Pesticide Operations and Management (POM) Working Committee Report.

7. Revision of State and Tribal Assistance Grants (STAG) Funding.

8. Revised State Label Issues Tracking System (SLITS) process.

9. Association of Structural Pest Control Regulatory Officials Update.

10. Association of American Pesticide Safety Educators (AAPSE) Report.

11. Tribal Pesticide Program Council (TPPC) Report.

12. EPA/Office of Water—update on pesticide general permit.

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

This meeting is open for the public to attend. You may attend the meeting without further notification.

List of Subjects Back to Top

Dated: May 5, 2011.

Robert C. McNally,

Acting Director, Field External Affairs Division, Office of Pesticide Programs.

[FR Doc. 2011-12949 Filed 5-24-11; 8:45 am]

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