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70828 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No.

225 / Wednesday, November 23, 2005 / Notices

total time, effort, or financial resources Open Dump Cleanup Project). Since ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION
expended by persons to generate, FY99, the Workgroup has funded over AGENCY
maintain, retain, or disclose or provide 100 projects with approximately $15.4
information to or for a Federal agency. million. In FY05, the Interagency
This includes the time needed to review Workgroup made approximately $2 Science Advisory Board Staff Office;
instructions; develop, acquire, install, million available to fully or partially Notification of a Public Meeting of the
and utilize technology and systems for fund 20 selected projects. A similar Science Advisory Board
the purposes of collecting, validating, amount of funding is projected for
and verifying information, processing FY06. The Project is part of a Federal AGENCY: Environmental Protection
and maintaining information, and effort to help tribes comprehensively Agency (EPA).
disclosing and providing information; address their solid waste needs. The ACTION: Notice.
adjust the existing ways to comply with purpose of the Project is to assist with
any previously applicable instructions closing or upgrading tribal high-threat SUMMARY: The EPA Science Advisory
and requirements; train personnel to be waste disposal sites and providing Board (SAB) Staff Office announces a
able to respond to a collection of alternative disposal and integrated solid public meeting of the chartered SAB.
information; search data sources; waste management. The Workgroup was DATES: A public meeting of the EPA
complete and review the collection of established in April 1998 to coordinate SAB will be held December 14, 2005
information; and transmit or otherwise Federal assistance to tribes in bringing from 1 p.m. to approximately 4 p.m.
disclose the information. their waste disposal sites into eastern time.
Respondents/Affected Entities: Any compliance with the municipal solid ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at
person or organization who generates or waste landfill criteria (40 CFR part 258). the U.S. EPA Headquarters in the
transports regulated waste or owns or Current Workgroup members include Ronald Reagan International Trade
operates a facility for the treatment, representatives from the U.S. Center, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave., NW.,
storage, or disposal of regulated waste. Environmental Protection Agency Washington, DC.
Estimated Number of Respondents: (EPA); the Bureau of Indian Affairs FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
23. (BIA); the Indian Health Service (IHS); Members of the public who wish to
Frequency of Response: On occasion. and the Departments of Agriculture and obtain further information concerning
Estimated Total Annual Hour Burden: Defense. this meeting may contact Mr. Thomas O.
402. DATES: For consideration, proposals Miller, Designated Federal Officer
Estimated Total Annual Cost: must be postmarked by January 31, 2006 (DFO), by mail at EPA SAB Staff Office
$29,056, which includes $0 annualized and received by EPA no later than (1400F), U.S. EPA, 1200 Pennsylvania
capital costs, $172 annualized O&M February 10, 2006. Proposals received Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20460;
costs, and $28,884 Respondent Labor after the closing date will not be by telephone at (202) 343–9982; by fax
Costs per year. considered. Electronic submissions at (202) 233–0643; or by e-mail at:
Changes in the Estimates: There is a must be submitted no later than January General
decrease of 174 hours in the total 31, 2006. See the Guidance for information concerning the SAB can be
estimated burden currently identified in Applicants package for more found on the SAB Web site at: http://
the OMB Inventory of Approved ICR information on the submission deadline. Technical Contact:
Burdens. This decrease is due to the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For questions and information
number of revised Part A Applications Copies of the Guidance for Applicants concerning the draft SAB report that is
decreasing from 28 per year for the years package may be downloaded from the to be reviewed during the meeting,
1999, 2000, and 2001 to 15 per year for Internet at contact Dr. Holly Stallworth, U.S. EPA,
the years 2002, 2003, and 2004. tribalmsw by clicking on the ‘‘Grants/ SAB Staff Office by telephone at (202)
Dated: November 15, 2005. Funding’’ link. Copies may also be 343–9867, fax at (202) 233–0643, or e-
Joseph A. Sierra, obtained by contacting EPA, IHS or BIA mail at
Acting Director, Collection Strategies regional or area offices or one of the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: SAB: The
Division. following Workgroup representatives: SAB was established by 42 U.S.C. 4365
[FR Doc. 05–23225 Filed 11–22–05; 8:45 am] EPA—Christopher Dege, 703–308–2392 to provide independent scientific and
BILLING CODE 6560–50–P or Charles Bearfighter Reddoor 703– technical advice, consultation, and
308–8245. recommendations to the EPA
IHS—Steve Aoyama, 301–443–1046. Administrator on the technical basis for
ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION BIA—Debbie McBride, 202–208–3606. Agency positions and regulations. The
AGENCY SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Criteria: SAB is a Federal advisory committee
Eligible recipients of assistance under chartered under the Federal Advisory
[FRL–8000–8] Committee Act (FACA), as amended, 5
The Open Dump Cleanup Project
Tribal Solid Waste Management include federally recognized tribes and U.S.C., App. The SAB will comply with
Assistance Project: Request for intertribal consortiums. A full the provisions of FACA and all
Proposals explanation of the submittal process, the appropriate SAB Staff Office procedural
qualifying requirements, and the criteria policies.
AGENCY: Environmental Protection that will be used to evaluate proposals Background: The purpose of this
Agency (EPA). for this project may be found in the meeting will be to allow the Board to
ACTION: Notice of availability. Guidance for Applicants package. complete it Fiscal Year 2006 planning;
to review at least one draft SAB Panel
SUMMARY: The Tribal Solid Waste Dated: November 16, 2005. report, SAB Advisory on Superfund
Interagency Workgroup is soliciting Matt Hale, Benefits Analysis; and to receive a
proposals for its eighth year of the Director, Office of Solid Waste. briefing by EPA representatives on
Tribal Solid Waste Management [FR Doc. 05–23226 Filed 11–22–05; 8:45 am] recent activities associated with its
Assistance Project (previously called the BILLING CODE 6560–50–P March, 2004 staff paper, Risk

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