2018-13405. Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee; Notice of Meeting  

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    Food and Drug Administration, HHS.




    The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announces a Start Printed Page 29125forthcoming public advisory committee meeting of the Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee. The general function of the committee is to provide advice and recommendations to the Agency on FDA's regulatory issues. The meeting will be open to the public.


    The meeting will be held on September 13, 2018, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on September 14, 2018, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.


    FDA White Oak Conference Center, 10903 New Hampshire Ave., Bldg. 31 Conference Center, the Great Room (Rm. 1503), Silver Spring, MD 20993-0002. Answers to commonly asked questions including information regarding special accommodations due to a disability, visitor parking, and transportation may be accessed at: https://www.fda.gov/​AdvisoryCommittees/​AboutAdvisoryCommittees/​ucm408555.htm.

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    Caryn Cohen, Office of Science, Center for Tobacco Products, Food and Drug Administration, Document Control Center, 10903 New Hampshire Ave., Bldg. 71, Rm. G335, Silver Spring, MD 20993-0002, 1-877-287-1373, email: TPSAC@fda.hhs.gov, or FDA Advisory Committee Information Line, 1-800-741-8138 (301-443-0572 in the Washington, DC area). A notice in the Federal Register about last minute modifications that impact a previously announced advisory committee meeting cannot always be published quickly enough to provide timely notice. Therefore, you should always check the Agency's website at https://www.fda.gov/​AdvisoryCommittees/​default.htm and scroll down to the appropriate advisory committee meeting link, or call the advisory committee information line to learn about possible modifications before coming to the meeting.

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    Agenda: On September 13 and 14, 2018, the Committee will discuss modified risk tobacco product applications, submitted by R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company for six products:

    • MR0000068: Camel Snus Frost
    • MR0000069: Camel Snus Frost Large
    • MR0000070: Camel Snus Mellow
    • MR0000071: Camel Snus Mint
    • MR0000072: Camel Snus Robust
    • MR0000073: Camel Snus Winterchill

    FDA intends to make background material available to the public no later than 2 business days before the meeting. If FDA is unable to post the background material on its website prior to the meeting, the background material will be made publicly available at the location of the advisory committee meeting, and the background material will be posted on FDA's website after the meeting. Background material is available at https://www.fda.gov/​AdvisoryCommittees/​Calendar/​default.htm. Scroll down to the appropriate advisory committee meeting link.

    Procedure: Interested persons may present data, information, or views, orally or in writing, on issues pending before the committee. Written submissions may be made to the contact person on or before August 29, 2018. Oral presentations from the public will be scheduled between approximately 8 a.m. and 9 a.m. on September 14, 2018. Those individuals interested in making formal oral presentations should notify the contact person and submit a brief statement of the general nature of the evidence or arguments they wish to present, the names and addresses of proposed participants, and an indication of the approximate time requested to make their presentation on or before August 16, 2018. Time allotted for each presentation may be limited. If the number of registrants requesting to speak is greater than can be reasonably accommodated during the scheduled open public hearing session, FDA may conduct a lottery to determine the speakers for the scheduled open public hearing session. The contact person will notify interested persons regarding their request to speak by August 17, 2018.

    Persons attending FDA's advisory committee meetings are advised that the Agency is not responsible for providing access to electrical outlets.

    FDA welcomes the attendance of the public at its advisory committee meetings and will make every effort to accommodate persons with disabilities. If you require accommodations due to a disability, please contact Caryn Cohen at least 7 days in advance of the meeting (see, FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT).

    FDA is committed to the orderly conduct of its advisory committee meetings. Please visit our website at https://www.fda.gov/​AdvisoryCommittees/​AboutAdvisoryCommittees/​ucm111462.htm for procedures on public conduct during advisory committee meetings.

    Notice of this meeting is given under the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. app. 2).

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    Dated: June 18, 2018.

    Leslie Kux,

    Associate Commissioner for Policy.

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    [FR Doc. 2018-13405 Filed 6-21-18; 8:45 am]

    BILLING CODE 4164-01-P

Document Information

Health and Human Services Department
Food and Drug Administration
Document Number:
The meeting will be held on September 13, 2018, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on September 14, 2018, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
29124-29125 (2 pages)
Docket Numbers:
Docket No. FDA-2018-N-2066
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