[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 177 (Tuesday, September 14, 2010)]
[Page 55792]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2010-22846]



Decision To Evaluate a Petition To Designate a Class of Employees 
From the Wah Chang Facility, Albany, OR, 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.


SUMMARY: HHS gives notice as required by 42 CFR 83.12(e) of a decision 
to evaluate a petition to designate a class of employees from the Wah 
Chang facility, Albany, Oregon, 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: Wah Chang.
    Location: Albany, Oregon.
    Job Titles and/or Job Duties: All employees who worked in any 
    Period of Employment: Operational period from January 1, 1971 
through December 31, 1972, and the residual radioactivity period from 
January 1, 1973 through October 31, 2009.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Stuart L. Hinnefeld, Interim Director, 
Division of Compensation Analysis and Support, National Institute for 
Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), 4676 Columbia Parkway, MS C-46, 
Cincinnati, OH 45226, Telephone 877-222-7570. Information requests can 
also be submitted by e-mail to [email protected].

John Howard,
Director, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health.
[FR Doc. 2010-22846 Filed 9-13-10; 8:45 am]