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Public Hearing on the Proposed Changes to the Risk Management Program (RMP) Rule

Date and Time

Thursday 06/14/2018 9:00AM to 8:00PM EDT
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Location

William J. Clinton East Building Room 1153 (Map Room)
1201 Constitution Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20460

Registration Deadline

Friday 06/08/2018 6:00PM EDT

Details

The hearing will provide interested parties the opportunity to present data, views, or arguments concerning the proposed Risk Management Program (RMP) Rule. EPA will make every effort to accommodate all speakers. Speakers may register up to and including the day of the public hearing.

EPA is providing a listen-only phone line for members of the public who would like to join the hearing remotely. Only participants that physically attend the hearing will have the opportunity to provide oral comments. Please be aware that access to the listen-only phone line will be granted on a first-come, first-served basis. To submit written comments to the docket, please visit Regulations.gov: EPA-HQ-OEM-2015-0725.  Public comments must be submitted on or before July 30, 2018.

Call-in number: 866-299-3188
Code: 202-564-6854

The sessions will run from:

  • 9:00 AM to 12:00 Noon,
  • Break: 12:00 Noon and 1:00 PM,
  • 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM,
  • Break: 4:30 to 5:30 PM, and
  • continuing from 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM.

Persons wishing to pre-register may be assigned a time according to this schedule. Speakers will be limited to 5 minutes for oral presentations. EPA may ask clarifying questions during the oral presentations, but will not respond to the presentations at that time.

If you require the service of a translator or special accommodations such as audio description, we ask that you pre-register for the hearing on or before June 4, 2018, to allow sufficient time to arrange such accommodation.

List of Pre-registered Speakers as of 4:30 PM on June 13, 2018

Morning Session - Thursday, June 14, 2018

First Name

Last Name

Organization

Yvette

Arellano

Texas Environmental Justice Advocacy Services

Steve

Arendt

ABS Group

Jordan

Barab

Confined Space

Rhett

Cash

American Coatings Association

Ron

Chittim

American Petroleum Institute

Kathy

Curtis

Clean and Healthy NY

Octavia

Dryden

Delaware Concerned Residents for Environmental Justice

Ken

Dryden

Minority Workforce Development Coalition

Bill

Erny

ACC

Timothy

Gablehouse

NASTTPO

Matthew

Gravatt

Sierra Club

Richard

Gupton

Agricultural Retailers Association

amy

gutierrez

Union of Concerned Scientists

Robert

Helminiak

SOCMA

Stephanie

Herron

DE Sierra Club

Stewart

Holm

American Forest and Paper Association

Bani

Hudson-Hines

REACT

Charise

Johnson

Union of Concerned Scientists

Mark

Magana

GreenLatinos

Mildred

McClain

Harambee House

Laura

Mirman-Heslin

New York State Office of the Attorney General

Paul

Orum

Sharyle

Patton

Commonwheel

Lowell

Randel

Global Cold Chain Alliance/IIAR

Michele

Roberts

Environmental Justice Health Alliance for Chemical Policy Reform

Kristen

Scherb

Earthjustice

Gordon

Sommers

Earthjustice

Lara

Swett

AFPM

Stephanie

Thomas

Public Citizen

Say

Yang

Center for Earth, Energy and Democracy

Maya

Nye

People Concerned About Chemical Safety / Ohio Valley Environmental Coalition

Afternoon Session - Thursday, June 14, 2018

First Name

Last Name

Organization

Alana

Byrd

BlueGreen Alliance

Emma

Cheuse

Earthjustice

Sydney

Colopy

League of Conservation Voters

Miles

Donovan

League of Conservation Voters

Jessica

Eckdish

BlueGreen Alliance

Jennifer

Gibson

National Association of Chemial Distributors

Daniel

Grucza

Chemical Safety Advocacy Group (CSAG)

Maria

Lopez

Iron Bound Community Corp

Malin

Moench

Utah Physicians for a Healthy Environment

Patrick

OConnor

International Warehouse Logistics Association

Alexandra M.

Romero

Arent Fox, LLP

Nicky

Sheats

NJ Environmental Justice Alliance

Elizabeth

Spike

Resident of Houston, Harris County, Texas

Ean

Tafoya

Colorado Latino Forum

Jake

Tyner

U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Michael

Wilson

BlueGreen Alliance

Michael

Overton

League of Conservation Voters

Individuals planning to attend the hearing should be prepared to show valid government issued picture identification to the security staff in order to gain access to the meeting room. Please note that the REAL ID Act, passed by Congress in 2005, established new requirements for entering federal facilities. If your driver’s license is issued by:

  • American Samoa

you must present an additional form of identification to enter the federal building. Acceptable alternative forms of identification include: Federal employee badges, passports, enhanced driver’s licenses and military identification cards. In addition, you will need to obtain a property pass for any personal belongings you bring with you.

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