THE NATIONAL ACADEMIES
National Research Council
Division on Earth and Life Studies
Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology
Committee to Review the OMB Risk Assessment Bulletin
Wednesday, January 10, 2007
528 Hart Senate Office Bldg. – 1:00 p.m.
2325 Rayburn House Office Bldg. – 2:00 p.m.
Thursday, January 11, 2007
406 Dirksen Senate Office Bldg. – 2:30 p.m.
Wednesday, January 31, 2007
703 Hart Senate Office Bldg. – 10:30 a.m.
Scientific Review of the Proposed Risk Assessment Bulletin from the Office of Management and Budget
This new report, from the National Academies, assesses the White House Office of Management and Budget's recently proposed guidance for federal agencies on how to conduct risk assessments upon which many regulatory decisions are based.
These series of briefings were for members of Congress and congressional staff only. The report was publicly released on January 11, 2007 and can be found, in its entirety, on the Web site of the National Academies Press.