[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 28 (Monday, February 11, 2013)]
[Page 9689]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-02929]



National Advisory Council for Environmental Policy and Technology

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Notice of Advisory Committee Meeting.


SUMMARY: Under the Federal Advisory Committee Act, Public Law 92463, 
EPA gives notice of a public meeting of the National Advisory Council 
for Environmental Policy and Technology (NACEPT). NACEPT provides 
advice to the EPA Administrator on a broad range of environmental 
policy, technology, and management issues. NACEPT represents diverse 
interests from academia, industry, non-governmental organizations, and 
local, State, and tribal governments.
    The purpose of this meeting is for NACEPT to discuss and approve 
draft recommendations in response to the National Academy of Sciences' 
report on ``Sustainability and the U.S. EPA.'' NACEPT's second letter 
on sustainability will address two topics: (1) What strengths EPA can 
leverage to successfully deploy sustainability practices across the 
Agency, and (2) what 3-5 year breakthrough objectives are related to 
sustainability implementation and recommended measurement systems for 
assessing progress toward EPA's sustainability vision. A copy of the 
agenda for the meeting will be posted at http://www.epa.gov/ofacmo/nacept/cal-nacept.htm.

DATES: NACEPT will hold a two-day public meeting on Thursday, March 7, 
2013, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (EST) and Friday, March 8, 2013, from 
8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. (EST).

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the U.S. EPA East Building, 1201 
Constitution Avenue NW., Room 1117, Washington, DC 20004.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mark Joyce, Acting Designated Federal 
Officer, at [email protected], (202) 564-2130, U.S. EPA, Office of 
Federal Advisory Committee Management and Outreach (1601M), 1200 
Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20460.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Requests to make oral comments or to provide 
written comments to NACEPT should be sent to Eugene Green at 
[email protected] by Thursday, February 28, 2013. The meeting is 
open to the public, with limited seating available on a first-come, 
first-served basis. Members of the public wishing to attend should 
contact Eugene Green at [email protected] or (202) 564-2432 by 
February 28, 2013.
    Meeting Access: Information regarding accessibility and/or 
accommodations for individuals with disabilities should be directed to 
Eugene Green at the email address or phone number listed above. To 
ensure adequate time for processing, please make requests for 
accommodations at least 10 days prior to the meeting.

    Dated: January 29, 2013.
Mark Joyce,
Acting Designated Federal Officer.
[FR Doc. 2013-02929 Filed 2-8-13; 8:45 am]