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2016 Fall Joint Meeting of the Ozone Transport Commission and the Mid-Atlantic Northeast Visibility Union

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AGENCY:

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION:

Notice of meeting.

SUMMARY:

The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is announcing the joint 2016 Fall Meeting of the Ozone Transport Commission (OTC) and the Mid-Atlantic Northeast Visibility Union (MANE-VU). The meeting agenda will include topics regarding reducing ground-level ozone precursors and matters relative to regional haze and visibility improvement in Federal Class I areas in a multi-pollutant context.

DATES:

The meeting will be held on November 17, 2016 starting at 9:15 a.m. and ending at 4:00 p.m.

Location: The Melrose Georgetown Hotel, 2430 Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington, DC 20037, 202-955-6400.

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

For documents and press inquiries contact: Ozone Transport Commission, Start Printed Page 65638444 North Capitol Street NW., Suite 322, Washington, DC 20001; (202) 508-3840; email: ozone@otcair.org; Web site: http://www.otcair.org.

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SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

The Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990 contain at Section 184 provisions for the Control of Interstate Ozone Air Pollution. Section 184(a) establishes an Ozone Transport Region (OTR) comprised of the States of Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, parts of Virginia and the District of Columbia. The purpose of the OTC is to deal with ground-level ozone formation, transport, and control within the OTR.

The Mid-Atlantic/Northeast Visibility Union (MANE-VU) was formed in 2001, in response to EPA's issuance of the Regional Haze rule. MANE-VU's members include: Connecticut, Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, the Penobscot Indian Nation, the St. Regis Mohawk Tribe along with EPA and Federal Land Managers.

Type of Meeting: Open.

Agenda: Copies of the final agenda will be available from the OTC office (202) 508-3840; by email: ozone@otcair.org or via the OTC Web site at http://www.otcair.org.

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Dated: September 13, 2016.

H. Curtis Spalding,

Regional Administrator, Region I.

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[FR Doc. 2016-22969 Filed 9-22-16; 8:45 am]

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