Department of Energy.
Notice of open meeting.
This notice announces a meeting of the Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board (EM SSAB), Northern New Mexico. The Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. No. 92-463, 86 Stat. 770) requires that public notice of this meeting be announced in the Federal Register. This meeting is being held in place of the March 5, 2007 meeting, which was cancelled.
Monday, March 12, 2007, 2 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Jemez Complex, Santa Fe Community College, 6401 Richards Avenue, Santa Fe, New Mexico.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Menice Santistevan, Northern New Mexico Citizens' Advisory Board (NNMCAB), 1660 Old Pecos Trail, Suite B, Santa Fe, NM 87505. Phone (505) 995-0393; Fax (505) 989-1752 or E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
Purpose of the Board: The purpose of the Board is to make recommendations to DOE in the areas of environmental restoration, waste management, and related activities.
2 p.m. Call to Order by Deputy Designated Federal Officer (DDFO), Christina Houston
Establishment of a Quorum
Welcome and Introductions by Chair, J.D. Campbell
Approval of Agenda
Approval of Minutes of September 27, 2006, Board Meeting
Approval of Minutes of November 29, 2006, Board Meeting
2:15 p.m. Board Business/Reports
Old Business, Chair, J.D. Campbell
Report from Chair, J.D. Campbell
Report from Department of Energy (DOE), Christina Houston
Report from Executive Director, Menice Santistevan
Other Matters, Board Members
2:30 p.m. Facilitated Discussion on NNMCAB Member Expectations and Technical vs. Non-technical Work of the NNMCAB, Grace Perez and Pam Henline
3 p.m. Break
3:15 p.m. Committee Business/Reports
A. Environmental Monitoring, Surveillance and Remediation Committee, Pam Henline
B. Waste Management Committee, J.D. Campbell
C. Ad Hoc Committee on Bylaws, Presentation of Proposed Amendments for First Reading, J.D. Campbell
D. Appoint Ad Hoc Committee to Plan Agenda for Annual Retreat, J.D. Campbell
4:15 p.m. Reports from Liaison Members
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Rich Mayer
DOE, George Rael
Los Alamos National Security, Andy Phelps
New Mexico Environment Department, James Bearzi
5 p.m. Dinner Break
6 p.m. Public Comment
6:15 p.m. Consideration and Action on Recommendations to DOE
6:45 p.m. Consideration and Action on Draft Public Participation Plan, J.D. Campbell
7 p.m. Los Alamos National Laboratory Environmental Management Program under the estimated Fiscal Year 2007 funding
8 p.m. Round Robin on Board Meeting and Presentations, Board Members
8:15 p.m. Recap of Meeting: Issuance of Press Releases, Editorials, etc., J.D. Campbell
8:30 p.m. Adjourn
This agenda is subject to change at least one day in advance of the meeting.
Public Participation: The meeting is open to the public. Written statements may be filed with the Board either before or after the meeting. Individuals who wish to make oral statements pertaining to agenda items should contact Menice Santistevan at the address or telephone number listed above. Requests must be received five days prior to the meeting and reasonable provision will be made to include the presentation in the agenda. The Deputy Designated Federal Officer is empowered to conduct the meeting in a fashion that will facilitate the orderly conduct of business. Individuals wishing to make public comment will be provided a maximum of five minutes to present their comments. This notice is being published less than 15 days prior to the meeting date due to programmatic issues that had to be resolved prior to the meeting date.
Minutes: Minutes of this meeting will be available for public review and copying at the U.S. Department of Energy's Freedom of Information Public Reading Room, 1E-190, Forrestal Building, 1000 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20585 between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday-Friday, except Federal holidays. Minutes will also be available at the Public Reading Room located at the Board's office at 1660 Old Pecos Trail, Suite B, Santa Fe, NM. Hours of operation for the Public Reading Room are 9 a.m.-4 p.m. on Monday through Friday. Minutes will also be made available by writing or calling Menice Santistevan at the Board's office address or telephone number listed above. Minutes and other Board documents are on the Internet at: http://www.nnmcab.org.Start Signature
Issued at Washington, DC on February 23, 2007.
Rachel M. Samuel,
Deputy Advisory Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. E7-3501 Filed 2-27-07; 8:45 am]
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