[Federal Register: January 31, 2003 (Volume 68, Number 21)]

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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES





Food and Drug Administration





 

Advisory Committees; Filing of Annual Reports





AGENCY: Food and Drug Administration, HHS.





ACTION: Notice.





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SUMMARY: The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is announcing that, as 

required by the Federal Advisory Committee Act, the agency has filed 

with the Library of Congress the annual reports of those FDA advisory 

committees that held closed meetings during fiscal year 2002.





ADDRESSES: Copies are available from the Dockets Management Branch 

(HFA-305), Food and Drug Administration, 5630 Fishers Lane, rm. 1061, 

Rockville, MD 20852, 301-827-6860.





FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Theresa L. Green, Advisory Committee 

and Oversight Management Staff (HF-4), Food and Drug Administration, 

5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, MD 20857, 301-827-1220.





SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under section 13 of the Federal Advisory 

Committee Act (5 U.S.C. app.2) and 21 CFR 14.60(c), FDA has filed with 

the Library of Congress the annual reports for the following FDA 

advisory committees that held closed meetings during the period October 

1, 2001 through September 30, 2002:

Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research:

    Allergenic Products Advisory Committee,

    Biological Response Modifiers Advisory Committee,

    Blood Products Advisory Committee,

    Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies Advisory Committee, and

    Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee.

Center for Drug Evaluation and Research:

    Arthritis Drugs Advisory Committee,

    Nonprescription Drugs Advisory Committee, and

    Pulmonary-Allergy Drugs Advisory Committee.

Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition:

    Food Advisory Committee.

Center for Devices and Radiological Health:

    Medical Devices Advisory Committee (consisting of reports for the 

Circulatory System Devices Panel, Dental Products Panel, Ear Nose and 

Throat Devices Panel, Microbiology Devices Panel, Obstetrics Devices 

Panel, Ophthalmic Devices Panel, General and Plastic Surgery Devices 

Panel, Orthopedic and Rehabilitation Devices Panel).

National Center for Toxicological Research:

    Science Advisory Board to the National Center for Toxicological 

Research.

    Annual Reports are available for public inspections between 9 a.m. 

and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday at the following locations:

    (1) The Library of Congress, Madison Bldg., Newspaper and Current 

Periodical Reading Room, 101 Independence Ave. SE., rm. 133, 

Washington, DC; and

    (2) The Dockets Management Branch (HFA-305), Food and Drug 

Administration, 5630 Fishers Lane, rm. 1061, Rockville, MD 20852.





    Dated: January 16, 2003.

Linda Arey Skladany,

Associate Commissioner for External Relations.

[FR Doc. 03-2294 Filed 1-30-03; 8:45 am]



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