Implementation of World Trade Center Health Program Requirements for the Addition of New WTC-Related Health Conditions

Docket ID: CDC-2011-0010
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Parent Agency: Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
This final rule establishes the processes by which the World Trade Center (WTC) Health Program Administrator may add a new condition to the list of WTC-related health conditions through rulemaking, including a process for considering petitions by interested parties to add a new condition to the list.
RIN: 0920-AA45
Impacts and Effects: None
CFR Citation: 42 CFR 88
Priority: Other Significant
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Publication Period: Fall 2012
Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Completed Action
Major Rule: No
Legal Authorities: PL 111-347
Legal Deadlines: None
Government Levels Affected: Federal
Federalism Implications: No
Unfunded Mandates: No
Requires Regulatory Flexibility Analysis: No
Small Entities Affected: No
International Impacts: No
Energy Effects: No
Included in Regulatory Plan: No
ActionDateFR Citation
NPRM07/01/201176 FR 38938
NPRM Comment Period End08/30/2011
Final Action04/25/201277 FR 24628
Final Action Effective05/25/2012
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Related RINs: None
Related Dockets: None
Type: Rulemaking

Primary Documents

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Comment Period Closed
Aug 30, 2011 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 07/01/2011
ID: CDC-2011-0010-0001

Supporting Documents

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Comments Received*
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Agency Contact
Roy Fleming
Senior Science Advisor, World Trade Center Health Program
866 426-3673
1600 Clifton Road NE., MS-E74, Atlanta, GA 30329
Atlanta, GA 30329
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