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Federal Register / Vol. 67, No.

217 / Friday, November 8, 2002 / Notices 68135

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND and CDC, and to address other issues and Background: Under a Memorandum
HUMAN SERVICES topics, as necessary. of Understanding (MOU) signed in
Matters to be Discussed: The agenda October 1990 and renewed in
Agency for Toxic Substances and includes a discussion of the public health September 2000 between ATSDR and
Disease Registry assessment, updates from the Public Health
Assessment, Health Needs Assessment,
DOE. The MOU delineates the
Agenda, and Outreach and Communications, responsibilities and procedures for
Citizens Advisory Committee on Public ATSDR’s public health activities at DOE
and the Guidelines and Procedures
Health Service (PHS) Activities and Workgroups. Agenda items are subject to sites required under sections 104, 105,
Research at Department of Energy change as priorities dictate. 107, and 120 of the Comprehensive
(DOE) Sites: Oak Ridge Reservation FOR FURTHER INFORMATION Environmental Response,
Health Effects Subcommittee CONTACT: Compensation, and Liability Act
La Freta Dalton, Designated Federal (CERCLA or ‘‘Superfund’’). These
In accordance with section 10(a)(2) of Official, or Marilyn Palmer, Committee
the Federal Advisory Committee Act activities include health consultations
Management Specialist, Division of Health and public health assessments at DOE
(Pub. L. 92–463), the Agency for Toxic Assessment and Consultation, ATSDR, 1600
Substances and Disease Registry Clifton Road, NE, M/S E–54, Atlanta, Georgia
sites listed on, or proposed for, the
30333, telephone 1–888–42–ATSDR(28737), Superfund National Priorities List and
(ATSDR) and the Centers for Disease
fax 404/498–1744. at sites that are the subject of petitions
Control and Prevention (CDC) announce
The Director, Management Analysis and from the public; and other health-
the following meeting.
Services Office has been delegated the related activities such as epidemiologic
Name: Citizens Advisory Committee on authority to sign Federal Register notices studies, health surveillance, exposure
PHS Activities and Research at DOE Sites: pertaining to announcements of meetings and and disease registries, health education,
Oak Ridge Reservation Health Effects other committee management activities, for substance-specific applied research,
Subcommittee (ORRHES). both the Centers for Disease Control and
Time and Date: 12 p.m.–8 p.m., December
emergency response, and preparation of
Prevention and the Agency for Toxic toxicological profiles. In addition, under
3, 2002. Substances and Disease Registry.
Place: YWCA of Oak Ridge, 1660 Oak an MOU signed in December 1990 with
Ridge Turnpike, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, Dated: October 31, 2002. DOE and replaced by an MOU signed in
37830. Telephone: (865) 482–9922. John Burckhardt, 2000, the Department of Health and
Status: Open to the public, limited only by Acting Director, Management Analysis and Human Services (HHS) has been given
the space available. The meeting room Services Office, Centers for Disease Control the responsibility and resources for
accommodates approximately 100 people. and Prevention. conducting analytic epidemiologic
Background: Under a Memorandum of [FR Doc. 02–28452 Filed 11–7–02; 8:45 am] investigations of residents of
Understanding (MOU) signed in October communities in the vicinity of DOE
BILLING CODE 4163–18–P
1990 and renewed in September 2000
between ATSDR and DOE. The MOU
facilities, workers at DOE facilities, and
delineates the responsibilities and other persons potentially exposed to
procedures for ATSDR’s public health DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND radiation or to potential hazards from
activities at DOE sites required under HUMAN SERVICES non-nuclear energy production and use.
sections 104, 105, 107, and 120 of the HHS has delegated program
Comprehensive Environmental Response, Agency for Toxic Substances and responsibility to CDC.
Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA or Disease Registry Purpose: This subcommittee is
‘‘Superfund’’). These activities include health charged with providing advice and
consultations and public health assessments Citizens Advisory Committee on Public recommendations to the Director, CDC,
at DOE sites listed on, or proposed for, the Health Service (PHS) Activities and and the Administrator, ATSDR,
Superfund National Priorities List and at Research at Department of Energy regarding community, American Indian
sites that are the subject of petitions from the (DOE) Sites: Hanford Health Effects
public; and other health-related activities
Tribes, and labor concerns pertaining to
Subcommittee CDC’s and ATSDR’s public health
such as epidemiologic studies, health
surveillance, exposure and disease registries, In accordance with section 10(a)(2) of activities and research at this DOE site.
health education, substance-specific applied the Federal Advisory Committee Act The purpose of this meeting is to receive
research, emergency response, and an update from the Inter-tribal Council
(Pub. L. 92–463), the Agency for Toxic
preparation of toxicological profiles. In on Hanford Health Projects; to review
addition, under an MOU signed in December Substances and Disease Registry
and approve the Minutes of the previous
1990 with DOE and replaced by an MOU (ATSDR) and the Centers for Disease
meeting; to receive updates from
signed in 2000, the Department of Health and Control and Prevention (CDC) announce
ATSDR/NCEH and NIOSH; to receive
Human Services (HHS) has been given the the following meeting.
reports from the Outreach, Public
responsibility and resources for conducting Name: Citizens Advisory Committee
analytic epidemiologic investigations of Health Assessment, Public Health
on PHS Activities and Research at DOE Activities, and the Studies Workgroups;
residents of communities in the vicinity of Sites: Hanford Health Effects
DOE facilities, workers at DOE facilities, and and to address other issues and topics,
Subcommittee (HHES). as necessary.
other persons potentially exposed to
radiation or to potential hazards from non- Times and Dates: 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m., Matters to be Discussed: Agenda items
nuclear energy production and use. HHS has January 30, 2003. 5:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m., include a presentation and discussion
delegated program responsibility to CDC. January 30, 2003. 8:30 a.m.–4 p.m., on introduction to public health
Purpose: This subcommittee is charged January 31, 2003. assessment, continued discussion of the
with providing advice and recommendations Place: West Coast Tri-Cities, 1101 Hanford Community Health Project,
to the Director, CDC, and the Administrator, North Columbia Center Blvd.,
ATSDR, pertaining to CDC’s and ATSDR’s
agency updates, and an evening session
Kennewick, WA 99336. Telephone: with an endocrinologist.
public health activities and research at this
(509) 783–0611. Agenda items are subject to change as
DOE site. Activities shall focus on providing
the public with a vehicle to express concerns Status: Open to the public, limited priorities dictate.
and provide advice and recommendations to only by the space available. The meeting Contact Persons for More Information:
CDC and ATSDR. The purpose of this room accommodates approximately 100 French Bell, Executive Secretary HHES,
meeting is to receive updates from ATSDR people. or Marilyn Palmer, Committee

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