Via Electronic Mail
January 4, 2011
Mr. Alexander Cristofaro (MC-1804A)
Small Business Advocacy Chair
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
1200 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W.
Washington, DC 20460
Subject: SBAR Panel for Lead: Renovation Repair and Painting Program for Public and Commercial Buildings
Dear Mr. Cristofaro:
The Office of Advocacy (Advocacy) has received your December 16, 2010, formal notification regarding the Small Business Advocacy Review Panel (Panel) for the forthcoming regulatory proposal, “Lead: Renovation Repair and Painting Program for Public and Commercial Buildings.”
Advocacy concurs with the list of SERs that EPA provided. We also recommend the addition of the following people, some of whom are trade association representatives, and some individual small business owners.
We look forward to completing the discussion of panel outreach materials and the convening date.
Winslow Sargeant, Ph.D.
Chief Counsel for Advocacy
cc: The Honorable Cass R. Sunstein, Administrator
Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs
Office of Management and Budget
Attachment: SER Candidates, SBA Advocacy
Heritage Environmental Consulting
Mountainside, New Jersey
National Roofing Contractors Association
Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International
National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association
National Federation of Independent Businesses
Pella Windows & Doors of Omaha, NE
Omaha, NE 68138