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EPA/OW RIN: 2040-AF66 Publication ID: Fall 2016 
Title: ●Federal Human Health Criteria Applicable to Idaho 

The EPA is proposing human health criteria applicable to waters under the state of Idaho's jurisdiction to protect fish consumers in Idaho from exposure to toxic pollutants. The EPA's proposed human health criteria for Idaho use a fish consumption rate based on regional and local fish consumption data, as well toxicity and exposure parameters based on the latest science and information. The EPA's proposal also takes into account applicable EPA policies, guidance, and legal requirements.

Agency: Environmental Protection Agency(EPA)  Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant 
RIN Status: First time published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Proposed Rule Stage 
Major: No  Unfunded Mandates: No 
CFR Citation: Not Yet Determined     (To search for a specific CFR, visit the Code of Federal Regulations.)
Legal Authority: Not Yet Determined   
Legal Deadline:
Action Source Description Date
NPRM  Judicial  EPA must either approve human health criteria submitted by Idaho, or propose federal human health criteria for Idaho by this date.  12/15/2016 
Action Date FR Cite
NPRM  12/00/2016 
Final Rule  To Be Determined 
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: No  Government Levels Affected: State, Tribal 
Small Entities Affected: No  Federalism: No 
Included in the Regulatory Plan: No 
RIN Data Printed in the FR: No 
Agency Contact:
Tanja Crk
Environmental Protection Agency
Office of Water
Mail Code 4305T,
Washington, DC 20460
Phone:202 566-1037

Lisa Macchio
Environmental Protection Agency
Office of Water
1200 Sixth Avenue, OWW-191,
Seattle, WA 98101
Phone:206 553-1834