[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 56 (Monday, March 24, 2014)]
[Page 15996]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-06349]



[EPA-HQ-OA-2014-0112; FRL-9908-61-OD]

National and Governmental Advisory Committees to the U.S. 
Representative to the Commission for Environmental Cooperation

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Notice of Advisory Committee Meeting.


SUMMARY: Under the Federal Advisory Committee Act, Public Law 92-463, 
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) gives notice of a meeting of the 
National Advisory Committee (NAC) and Governmental Advisory Committee 
(GAC) to the U.S. Representative to the North American Commission for 
Environmental Cooperation (CEC). The National and Governmental Advisory 
Committees advise the EPA Administrator in her capacity as the U.S. 
Representative to the CEC Council. The committees are authorized under 
Articles 17 and 18 of the North American Agreement on Environmental 
Cooperation (NAAEC), North American Free Trade Agreement Implementation 
Act, Public Law 103-182, and as directed by Executive Order 12915, 
entitled ``Federal Implementation of the North American Agreement on 
Environmental Cooperation.'' The NAC is composed of 15 members 
representing academia, environmental non-governmental organizations, 
and private industry. The GAC consists of 14 members representing 
state, local, and Tribal governments. The committees are responsible 
for providing advice to the U.S. Representative on a wide range of 
strategic, scientific, technological, regulatory, and economic issues 
related to implementation and further elaboration of the NAAEC.
    The purpose of the meeting is to provide advice on issues related 
to the 20th Anniversary of the North American Agreement on 
Environmental Cooperation and discuss other trade and environment 
issues. The meeting will also include a public comment session. The 
agenda and meeting materials will be available at http://www.regulations.gov under Docket ID: EPA-HQ-OA-2014-0112. General 
information about NAC and GAC can be found at http://www.epa.gov/ofacmo/nacgac-page.htm.

DATES: The National and Governmental Advisory Committees will hold an 
open meeting on Thursday, April 10, 2014, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., 
and Friday, April 11, 2014, from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the U.S. EPA, Conference Room 
2138, located in the William Jefferson Clinton South Building, 1201 
Constitution Ave. NW., Washington, DC 20004. Telephone: 202-564-2294. 
The meeting is open to the public, with limited seating on a first-
come, first-served basis.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Oscar Carrillo, Designated Federal 
Officer, [email protected], 202-564-0347, U.S. EPA, Office of 
Diversity, Advisory Committee Management and Outreach (1601-M), 1200 
Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20460.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Requests to make oral comments, or provide 
written comments to the committees, should be sent to Oscar Carrillo, 
Designated Federal Officer, at the contact information above. If you 
plan to attend, please register with Ms. Stephanie McCoy, by April 4th 
by calling 202-564-2294 or via email at [email protected]. Please 
provide your name, organization, address and telephone number.
    Meeting Access: For information on access or services for 
individuals with disabilities, or to request accommodation of a 
disability, please contact Oscar Carrillo, at least 10 days prior to 
the meeting to give EPA as much time as possible to process your 

    Dated: March 12, 2014.
Oscar Carrillo,
Designated Federal Officer.
[FR Doc. 2014-06349 Filed 3-21-14; 8:45 am]