Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
The Charter for the Environmental Protection Agency's Environmental Laboratory Advisory Board (ELAB) has been renewed for an additional two-year period, as a necessary committee which is in the public interest, in accordance with the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), 5 U.S.C. App. 2 section 9(c). The purpose of ELAB is to provide advice and recommendations to the Administrator of EPA on issues associated with the systems and standards of accreditation for environmental laboratories.
It is determined that ELAB is in the public interest in connection with the performance of duties imposed on the Agency by law.
Inquiries may be directed to Lara P. Autry, NELAC/NELAP Director, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development, National Exposure Research Laboratory, Environmental Sciences Division, Landscape Characterization Branch (E243-05), Research Triangle Park, NC 27711 or by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.Start Signature
Dated: July 30, 2003.
Henry L. Longest,
Acting Assistant Administrator, Office of Research and Development.
[FR Doc. 03-21600 Filed 8-21-03; 8:45 am]
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