Federal Register: July 30, 2010 (Volume 75, Number 146)
DOCID: fr30jy10-50 FR Doc 2010-18767
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
Health and Human Services Department
DOCUMENT ACTION: Notice.
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
HHS gives notice of a decision to designate a class of employees from the Downey Facility in Los Angeles County, California, as an addition to the Special Exposure Cohort (SEC) under the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act of 2000. On July 13, 2010, the Secretary of HHS designated the following class of employees as an addition to the SEC:
All employees of the Department of Energy, its predecessor
agencies, and their contractors and subcontractors who worked at the
Downey Facility in Los Angeles County, California from January 1, 1948 through December 31, 1955, for a number of work days
aggregating at least 250 work days, occurring either solely under this employment or in combination with work days within the parameters established for one or more other classes of employees in the Special Exposure Cohort.
This designation will become effective August 12, 2010, unless Congress provides otherwise prior to the effective date. After this effective date, HHS will publish a notice in the Federal Register reporting the addition of this class to the SEC or the result of any provision by Congress regarding the decision by HHS to add the class to the SEC.
Designations of a Class of Employees for Addition to the Special Exposure Cohort
DOCUMENT BODY 2:
Designation of a Class of Employees for Addition to the Special Exposure Cohort
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT
Stuart L. Hinnefeld, Interim Director,
Division of Compensation Analysis and Support, National Institute for
Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), 4676 Columbia Parkway, MS C46,
Cincinnati, OH 45226, Telephone 8772227570. Information requests can
also be submitted by email to DCAS@CDC.GOV. John Howard,
Director, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. [FR Doc. 201018767 Filed 72910; 8:45 am]
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