[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 27 (Friday, February 9, 2007)]
[Notices]
[Page 6244]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 07-594]


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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health


Decision To Evaluate a Petition To Designate a Class of Employees 
at Nuclear Materials and Equipment Corp. (NUMEC) in Apollo, PA, To Be 
Included in the Special Exposure Cohort

AGENCY: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), 
Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) gives notice 
as required by 42 CFR 83.12(e) of a decision to evaluate a petition to 
designate a class of employees at the Nuclear Materials and Equipment 
Corp. (NUMEC)--Apollo, Apollo, Pennsylvania, to be included in the 
Special Exposure Cohort under the Energy Employees Occupational Illness 
Compensation Program Act of 2000. The initial proposed definition for 
the class being evaluated, subject to revision as warranted by the 
evaluation, is as follows:
    Facility: Nuclear Materials and Equipment Corp. (NUMEC)--Apollo.
    Location: Apollo, Pennsylvania.
    Job Titles and/or Job Duties: All office employees who worked at 
the Apollo site.
    Period of Employment: January 1, 1957 through December 31, 1983.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Larry Elliott, Director, Office of 
Compensation Analysis and Support, National Institute for Occupational 
Safety and Health (NIOSH), 4676 Columbia Parkway, MS C-46, Cincinnati, 
OH 45226, Telephone 513-533-6800 (this is not a toll-free number). 
Information requests can also be submitted by e-mail to [email protected].

    Dated: February 6, 2007.
John Howard,
Director, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health.
[FR Doc. 07-594 Filed 2-8-07; 8:45 am]
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