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Notice of Meeting of the EPA's Children's Health Protection Advisory Committee (CHPAC)

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Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).


Notice of meeting.


Pursuant to the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, Public Law 92-463, notice is hereby given that the next meeting of the Children's Health Protection Advisory Committee (CHPAC) will be held May 25-27, 2004 at the Hotel Washington, Washington, DC. The CHPAC was created to advise the Environmental Protection Agency on science, regulations, and other issues relating to children's environmental health.


The Science and Regulatory Work Groups will meet Tuesday May 25; Plenary sessions will take place Wednesday May 26 and Thursday May 27, 2004.


Hotel Washington, 515 15th Street, NW., Washington, DC.

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Contact Joanne Rodman, Office of Children's Health Protection, USEPA, MC 1107A, 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20460, (202) 564-2188,

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The meetings of the CHPAC are open to the public. The Science and Regulatory Work Groups will meet Tuesday May 25 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The plenary CHPAC will meet on Wednesday, May 26th 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., with a public comment period at 4:45 p.m., and on Thursday, May 27th from 9 am to 12:30 p.m.

The plenary session will open with introductions and a review of the agenda and objectives for the meeting. Start Printed Page 26819Agenda items include highlights of the Office of Children's Health Protection (OCHP) activities and a presentation on the National Children's Study. Other potential agenda items include a presentation on lead in drinking water and EPA activities concerning children's health in schools.

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Dated: May 5, 2004.

Joanne K. Rodman,

Designated Federal Official.

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Children's Health Protection Advisory Committee

Hotel Washington, 515 15th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20004-1099

May 25-27, 2004

Tuesday, May 25, 2004

Work Group Meetings

Wednesday, May 26, 2004

Plenary Session

9:00—Welcome, Introductions, Review Meeting Agenda

9:15—Highlights of Recent OCHP Activities

9:45—Presentation: National Children's Study


11:00—Science Workgroup Report

12:00—Lunch (on your own)

1:30—Science Workgroup Report [continued]

2:30—Regulatory Work Group Report


3:45—Presentation: Lead in Drinking Water

4:45—Public Comment


Thursday, May 27, 2004

9:00—Discussion of Day One

9:15—Presentation: Schools


10:45—Discuss and Agree on Recommendation Letters and Other Action Items

12:15—Wrap Up/Next Steps

12:30—Adjourn Plenary

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[FR Doc. 04-10984 Filed 5-13-04; 8:45 am]