California Environmental Protection Agency
Air Resources Board
PUBLIC MEETING AGENDA
LOCATION: Air Resources Board
* Board Hearing Room, Lower Level
2020 "L" Street
Sacramento, California 95814
This facility is accessible by public transit. For transit information, call: (916) 321-BUSS. (This facility is accessible to persons with disabilities.)
|96-10-1||Public Meeting to Consider a Report on the Proposed Federal Ozone
and Particulate Matter Standards
Staff will update the Board on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's proposal for revising the federal ozone and particulate matter standards. The presentation will include a discussion on the basis for changes to the standards, a preliminary assessment of the impacts on California, and an overview of the process for addressing implementation issues.
|96-10-2||Public Hearing to Consider Technical Status and Proposed Revisions
to Malfunction and Diagnostic System Requirements for 1994 and Subsequent
Model Year Passenger Cars, Light-Duty Trucks, and Medium Duty Vehicles
and Engines (OBD II)
The Air Resources Board (Board) will conduct a public hearing to review the technical status and implementation of California's OBD II requirements. The Board will consider amendments to the applicable regulations to address manufacturers' implementation concerns, to clarify the regulations where necessary, and to improve the effectiveness of the regulations for future model year vehicles.
|96-10-3||Public Meeting to Consider Research Proposals:
Proposal No. 2230-196, entitled, "Investigation of Processes Leading to the Formation of High Ozone Concentrations Aloft in Southern California," submitted by Sonoma Technology, Incorporated, for a total amount not to exceed $378,913
Proposal No. 2299-196, entitled, "Health Effects of PM Components on Sensitive Animal Models," submitted by the University of California, Irvine, for a total amount not to exceed $439,998
Proposal No. 2298-196, entitled, "Mechanisms of Particulate Toxicity: Exposure Effects on the Respiratory System," submitted by the University of California, Davis, for a total amount not to exceed $895,000
Proposal No. 2274-196, entitled, "Development of a Short-Averaging-Time Indoor Nitrogen Dioxide Monitor," submitted by Batelle, for a total amount not to exceed $215,200
Open Session to Provide an Opportunity for Members of the Public to Address the Board on Subject Matters Within the Jurisdiction of the Board
Although no formal Board action may be taken, the Board is allowing an opportunity to interested members of the public to address the Board on items of interest that are within the Board’s jurisdiction, but that do not specifically appear on the agenda. Each person will be allowed a maximum of five minutes to ensure that everyone has a chance to speak.
THE AGENDA ITEMS LISTED ABOVE MAY BE CONSIDERED IN A DIFFERENT ORDER AT THE BOARD MEETING.
*Off-street parking is available in the parking lot to the west and adjacent to 2020 L Street. Enter this lot from L Street or 20th Street. The cost for all day parking in this lot is $2.00. After parking in this lot, see the Security Officer in the lobby of 2020 L to make payment (exact change please). Street parking is also available.
CONTACT CLERK OF THE BOARD, 2020 L Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
TDD: (916) 324-9531
To submit written comments on an agenda item in advance of the meeting.
To request, in advance of the meeting, to be placed on the list to testify on an agenda item.
To request special accommodations for those persons with disabilities.
SMOKING NOT PERMITTED AT MEETINGS OF THE CALIFORNIA AIR RESOURCES BOARD