The Developmental and Reproductive Toxicant Identification Committee of OEHHA’s1 Science Advisory Board identifies chemicals for addition to the list of chemicals known to the State to cause reproductive toxicity (Health and Safety Code section 25249.8). The Committee serves as the “State’s Qualified Experts” for determining whether a chemical has been clearly shown, through scientifically valid testing according to generally accepted principles, to cause reproductive toxicity.
A public meeting of this committee will be held on Monday, March 18, 2013 in the Byron Sher Auditorium of the California Environmental Protection Agency headquarters building located at 1001 I Street, Sacramento beginning at 10:00 am and continuing until all business is conducted or 5:00 pm. The meeting will be webcast: The URL for the webcast (not active until the day and time of the meeting) is: http://calepa.ca.gov/Broadcast/.
The tentative agenda for this meeting is given below. The order of items on the agenda is provided for general reference only. The order in which items are taken up by the Committee is subject to change at the discretion of the Chair.
For planning purposes of the meeting, if you plan to make public comments in the form of a presentation to the Committee, please provide an estimate of the time you will need, and the reason you are requesting additional time, to Cynthia Oshita at Cynthia.Oshita@oehha.ca.gov by 5:00 p.m. on March 12, 2013. If you have special accommodation or language needs, please contact Ms. Oshita at (916) 445‑6900 or at her email address also by March 13, 2013. TTY/TDD/Speech-to-Speech users may dial 7‑1‑1 for the California Relay Service.
I. INTRODUCTION AND ADMINISTRATION OF THE OATH OF OFFICE TO NEWLY APPOINTED MEMBERS
George Alexeeff, Ph.D.
Director, Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA)
II. CONSIDERATION OF A CHEMICAL AS KNOWN TO THE STATE TO CAUSE REPRODUCTIVE TOXICITY
A. Deltamethrin (Revised Hazard Identification document available)
III. OVERVIEW OF THE PROCESS FOR PROVIDING PEER REVIEW OF OEHHA RISK ASSESSMENTS (added 3/6/13)
IV. STAFF UPDATES
V. COMMITTEE COMMENTS
VI. PUBLIC COMMENTS
VII. SUMMARY OF COMMITTEE ACTIONS/CLOSE MEETING
* A total of one hour has been allocated for public comments concerning the listing decision, which can be extended at the discretion of the chair.
1 The California Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) is the lead agency for the implementation of the Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986, codified at Health and Safety Code, section 25249.5 et seq. (commonly known as Proposition 65).