Daily Rules, Proposed Rules, and Notices of the Federal Government


Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Idaho National Laboratory

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), Idaho National Laboratory. The Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463, 86 Stat. 770) requires that public notice of this meeting be announced in theFederal Register.
DATES: The opportunity for public participation will be from 2:45 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

These times are subject to change; please contact the Federal Coordinator (below) for confirmation of times prior to the meeting.

ADDRESSES: Hilton Garden Inn, 700 Lindsay Boulevard, Idaho Falls, Idaho 83402.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Robert L. Pence, Federal Coordinator, Department of Energy, Idaho Operations Office, 1955 Fremont Avenue, MS-1203, Idaho Falls, Idaho 83415. Phone (208) 526-6518; Fax (208) 526-8789 or email:pencerl@id.doe.govor visit the Board's Internet home page at:

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 Topics (agenda topics may change up to the day of the meeting; please contact Robert L. Pence for the most current agenda):

• Recent Public Involvement

• Idaho Cleanup Project (ICP) Progress to Date

• Idaho Settlement Agreement 101

• Idaho Treatment Group Recovery Plan/Projected Performance Status

• Subsurface Disposal Area: Accelerated Retrieval Project (ARP) 7, 8, and Shutdown

• ARP 5 Sludge Process from Advanced Mixed Waste Treatment Project

• Current Idaho National Laboratory/ICP Public Involvement/Communications

Public Participation:The EM SSAB, Idaho National Laboratory, 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 Robert L. Pence at least seven days in advance of the meeting at the phone number listed above. Written statements may be filed with the Board either before or after the meeting. Individuals who wish to make oral presentations pertaining to agenda items should contact Robert L. Pence at the address or telephone number listed above. The request 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 comments.

Minutes:Minutes will be available by writing or calling Robert L. Pence, Federal Coordinator, at the address and phone number listed above. Minutes will also be available at the following Web site:

Issued at Washington, DC on October 23, 2012. LaTanya R. Butler, Acting Deputy Committee Management Officer.