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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 July 21 and 22, 2010 at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel, 1150 22nd Street, NW., 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 CHPAC will meet July 21 and 22, 2010.


Ritz-Carlton Hotel, 1150 22nd Street, NW., Washington, DC.

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Martha Berger, Office of Children's Health Protection, USEPA, MC 1107A, 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20460, (202) 564-2191,

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The meetings of the CHPAC are open to the public. The CHPAC will meet on Wednesday, July 21 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Thursday, July 22 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Agenda items include discussions on prenatal environmental exposures and indoor environments for children.

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For information on access or services for individuals with disabilities, please contact Martha Berger at 202-564-2191 or, preferably at least 10 days prior to the meeting.

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Dated: June 28, 2010.

Martha Berger,

Designated Federal Official.

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Draft Agenda—U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Children's Health Protection Advisory Committee: July 21-22, 2010, The Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Salon IIIA, 1150 22nd St, NW., Washington, DC 20037; 202-974-5557.

Plenary Session Desired Outcomes

  • Learn about new and ongoing activities at EPA and the Office of Children's Health Protection.
  • Review work group efforts on indoor environments and prenatal exposures.
  • Discuss potential interagency task force issues: Asthma disparities and chemical management.

Wednesday, July 21

8:00 Coffee.

8:30-8:35 Review Meeting Agenda and Introductions.

8:45-9:15 Highlights of Office of Children's Health Protection Activities, Peter Grevatt, Director OCHP.

9:15-10:15 Indoor Environments Work Group. Tyra Bryant-Stephens and Janice Dhonau, Co-chairs, Matthew Davis, EPA lead.

10:15-10:30 Break.

10:30-11:30 Prenatal Exposures Work Group. Amy Kyle and Nancy Clark, Co-chairs. Michael Firestone, EPA lead.

11:30-12:30 EPA's voluntary lead testing in drinking water initiative. Office of Water.

12:30-2:15 LUNCH (on your own).

2:15-3:15 Asthma Disparities Group Discussion.

3:15-3:30 Break.

3:30-4:30 Asthma Disparities Discussion, continued.



Thursday, July 22

8:30 Coffee.

9:00-9:15 Check in and Agenda Review.

9:15-10:15 Chemicals Management Group Discussion.

10:15-10:30 Break.

10:30-11:30 Chemicals Management Discussion, continued.

11:30-12:00 Review and Next Steps.

12:00 ADJOURN.

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[FR Doc. 2010-16177 Filed 7-1-10; 8:45 am]