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Request for Nominations for the WTC Health Program Science/Technical Advisory Committee


December 2012
NIOSH Docket Number 229

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) solicited nominations for possible membership on the World Trade Center Health Program, Scientific Technical Advisory Committee (WTCHP-STAC). This committee was established by Public Law 111-347 (The James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensations Act of 2010, Title XXXIII of the Public Health Service Act), enacted on January 2, 2011, Section 3302(a). The WTCHP-STAC is governed by the provisions of Public Law 92—463, the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended (5 U.S.C.App.), which sets forth standards for the formation and use of advisory committees in the Executive Branch. NIOSH is committed to bringing greater diversity of thought, perspective and experience to its advisory committees.

More information on this topic can be viewed here.

A list of the committee members.

Background Information

Notice; 76 FR 36926; Request for nominations to serve on the World Trade Center Health Program Science/Technical Advisory Committee (WTCHP/STAC); 6/23/11 [PDF – 2,091 KB]

Notice; 76 FR 40733; Correction; 7/11/11 [PDF – 1,062 KB]