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Third-Term Advisory Board on Toxic Substance and Worker Health to Hold Virtual Meeting on November 5-6, 2020

October 27, 2020

October 27, 2020

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The board which advises the Department of Labor’s Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program, Advisory Board on Toxic Substances and Worker Health, will meet November 5-6, 2020, via teleconference, from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Eastern time on November 5 and from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Eastern time on November 6.

Public comment session: Thursday, November 5, 2020, from 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Eastern time.

  • New member training on FACA, EEOICPA, and ethics, and administrative sessions;
  • Review and follow-up on Advisory Board’s previous recommendations, data requests, and action items;
  • Discussions on Advisory Board working groups;
  • Review of claims;
  • Review of public comments;
  • Review of Board tasks, structure and work agenda;
  • Consideration of any new issues; and
  • Public comments.

Submission of comments, requests to speak, and materials for the record: You must submit comments, materials, and requests to speak at the Advisory Board meeting by October 29, 2020, identified by the Advisory Board name and the meeting date of November 5-6, 2020, by any of the following methods:

  • Electronically: Send to: [email protected] (specify in the email subject line, for example “Request to Speak: Advisory Board on Toxic Substances and Worker Health”).
  • Mail, express delivery, hand delivery, messenger, or courier service: Submit one copy to the following address: U.S. Department of Labor, Office of Workers’ Compensation Programs, Advisory Board on Toxic Substances and Worker Health, Room S-3522, 200 Constitution Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20210.

Instructions: Your submissions must include the Agency name (OWCP), the committee name (the Advisory Board), and the meeting date (November 5-6, 2020).

To listen to the meeting please follow the instructions, below:

Cold War Patriots appreciates the work of the board and welcomes back both old and new members alike. We will provide a summary of the meeting.