[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 30 (Tuesday, February 17, 2009)]
[Notices]
[Page 7440]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E9-3388]


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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES


Solicitation of Written Comments on Draft Strategic National 
Vaccine Plan; Extension of Period for Public Comments

AGENCY: Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the 
Secretary.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Department of Health and Human Services published a notice 
in the Federal Register of January 14, 2009 (Vol. 74, No. 9, pages 
2076-2078) soliciting comments on the draft strategic National Vaccine 
Plan. Comments were requested no later than 5 p.m. on January 30, 2009. 
Because many stakeholders responded that they did not have adequate 
time to coordinate comments from their respective constituencies, the 
National Vaccine Program Office (NVPO) is extending the period for 
public comments.

DATES: All comments on the draft Strategic National Vaccine Plan should 
be received no later than 5 p.m. on March 31, 2009.

ADDRESSES: Electronic responses are preferred and may be addressed to 
NVPComments@hhh.gov. Written responses should be addressed to the 
National Vaccine Program Office, Department of Health and Human 
Services, 200 Independence Avenue, SW., Room 443-H, Washington, DC 
20201. Attention: National Vaccine Plan RFI.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: CAPT Raymond A. Strikas, M.D., 
National Vaccine Program Office, Department of Health and Human 
Services, 200 Independence Avenue, SW., Room 443-H, Washington, DC 
20201; (202) 690-5566; fax 202-260-1165; e-mail NVPComments@hhs.gov.

    Dated: February 9, 2009.
Bruce Gellin,
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Health, Director, National Vaccine 
Program Office, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
 [FR Doc. E9-3388 Filed 2-13-09; 8:45 am]
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