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SAB, CASAC Nominations Delayed, Raising Questions Over Agency Plans

May 16, 2017
EPA's process for selecting new members for two of its congressionally mandated scientific advisory committees is behind schedule this year, heightening observers' concerns over the Trump administration's approach to scientific reviews after reports last week that the agency delayed acting on a process for selecting members for a third panel. The delay in EPA's process appears likely to mean that the terms of some current members of the Science Advisory Board (SAB) and the Clean Air Scientific Advisory Committee (CASAC),...

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