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21 April 2011

Nuclear WMD Catastrophe Citizen Alert

[Federal Register: April 20, 2011 (Volume 76, Number 76)]
[Page 22090-22091]
From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access []



Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern 
New Mexico

AGENCY: Department of Energy.

ACTION: Notice of Open Meeting.


SUMMARY: This notice announces a meeting of the Environmental 
Management Site-Specific Advisory Board (EM SSAB), Northern New Mexico. 
The Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463, 86 Stat. 770) 
requires that public notice of this meeting be announced in the Federal 

DATES: Wednesday, May 11, 2011, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.;
    Thursday, May 12, 2011, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

ADDRESSES: Santa Claran Hotel, 464 North Riverside Drive, Espanola, New 
Mexico 87532.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Menice Santistevan, Northern New 
Mexico Citizens' Advisory Board (NNMCAB), 1660 Old Pecos Trail, Suite 
B, Santa Fe, NM 87505. Phone (505) 995-0393; Fax (505) 989-1752 or E-

    Purpose of the Board: The purpose of the Board is to make 
recommendations to DOE-EM and site management in the areas of 
environmental restoration, waste management, and related activities.

Tentative Agenda

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

9 a.m. Welcome and Introductions
9:15 a.m. Welcome by Governor Walter Dasheno, Santa Clara Pueblo
9:30 a.m. Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) Site Manager's 
     ``50 Year Plan for Stewardship''
     ``State of the Laboratory''
10:45 a.m. Break
11 a.m. New Mexico Environment Department (NMED), Secretary F. David 
     Status of Consent Order
     NMED Issues of Concern
     RCRA Permit Renewal
     Top Three Issues
12 p.m. Lunch Break
1 p.m. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Rich Mayer
     Federal Facilities Compliance Act
     National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit
     Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP)
     Other EPA Regulatory Activities at LANL
2 p.m. NNMCAB Strategic Planning
     Discuss May 24th NNMCAB Sponsored Forum/Assignments
     Discuss Future Presentation Requests and Topics for 
     Open Forum for Members
3:15 p.m. Break
3:30 p.m. Follow-up and Implementation of NNMCAB Recommendations Report 
from DOE and LANL, Fred de Sousa
4:30 p.m. Wrap-up Discussion
    5 p.m. Adjourn

Thursday, May 12, 2011

9 a.m. Call to Order by Co-Deputy Designated Federal Officers (DDFOs), 
Ed Worth and Lee Bishop
    Establishment of a Quorum: Roll Call and Excused Absences, Lorelei 
    Welcome and Introductions, Ralph Phelps
    Welcome to the City of Espanola, Mayor Alice Lucero
    Approval of Agenda and March 30, 2011 Meeting Minutes
9:30 a.m. Public Comment Period
10 a.m. Old Business
     Written Reports
     Report on Environmental Justice Conference
     Other Items
10:30 a.m. Break
10:45 a.m. New Business
11 a.m. Matters from Co-DDFOs
11:15 a.m. Presentation on WIPP
12:15 p.m. Lunch Break
1:30 p.m. Presentation on the Basics of Radiation, Dr. Mike McNaughton
3 p.m. Break
3:15 p.m. Presentation on the Basics of Hazard, Risk and Safety at Los 
Alamos National Laboratory
4:30 p.m. Public Comment Period
4:45 p.m. Wrap up and Comments
5 p.m. Adjourn

    Public Participation: The EM SSAB, Northern New Mexico, welcomes 
the attendance of the public at its advisory committee meetings and 
will make every effort to accommodate persons with physical 
disabilities or special needs. If you require special accommodations 
due to a disability, please contact Menice Santistevan at least seven 
days in advance of the meeting at the telephone number listed above. 
Written statements may be filed with the Board either before or after 
the meeting. Individuals who wish to make oral statements pertaining to 
agenda items should contact Menice Santistevan at the address or 
telephone number listed above. Requests must be received five days 
prior to the meeting and reasonable provision will be made to include 
the presentation in the agenda. The Deputy Designated Federal Officer 
is empowered to conduct the meeting in a fashion that will facilitate 
the orderly conduct of business. Individuals wishing to make public 
comments will be provided a maximum of five minutes to present their 
    Minutes: Minutes will be available by writing or calling Menice 
Santistevan at the address or phone number listed above. Minutes and 
other Board documents are on the Internet at:

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    Issued at Washington, DC on April 14, 2011.
LaTanya R. Butler,
Acting Deputy Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 2011-9563 Filed 4-19-11; 8:45 am]