Notice of Environmental Laboratory Technical Advisory Committee (ELTAC) Meeting


The Environmental Laboratory Technical Advisory Committee (ELTAC) will meet on November 13, 2018 at two locations:

California Environmental Protection Agency Building
1001 I Street, Klamath Room
Sacramento, CA 95814


Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
700 North Alameda Street, Room 2-145
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Both locations are open to the public and the meeting will also be available via webcast.

For questions or information regarding this meeting, contact ELAP at [email protected]or (916) 323-3431.

The Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Program (ELAP) will host a meeting of its technical advisory committee. The notice and agenda for this meeting and others can be found at For further information regarding this agenda, see below or contact ELAP at [email protected] or (916) 323-3431.

This meeting is available via webcast at


ITEM 1 – Call to Order/Roll Call

ITEM 2 – Public Comments on Items Not on Agenda

ITEM 3 – Approval of July 13, 2018 Meeting Minutes

ITEM 4 – DELAPO Report (to include an update on the Recycled Water Policy status, summary of the October 2nd ELAP Informational Board Item, and ELAP action strategies)

ITEM 5 – ELTAC Regulations Update

ITEM 6 – ELTAC Workgroup Updates

ITEM 7 – ELTAC By-Laws

ITEM 8 – ELTAC Chairperson Election

ITEM 9 – Close – Review Action Items

Action may be taken on any item on the agenda. The time and order of agenda items are subject to change at the discretion of the ELTAC Chair and may be taken out of order. The meeting will be adjourned upon completion of the agenda, which may be at a time earlier or later than posted in this notice.

In accordance with the Bagley-Keene Open Meeting Act, all meetings of ELTAC are open to the public.

Government Code section 11125.7 provides the opportunity for the public to address each agenda item during discussion or consideration by ELTAC prior to ELTAC taking any action on said item. Members of the public will be provided appropriate opportunities to comment on any issue before ELTAC, but the ELTAC Chair may, at his or her discretion, apportion available time among those who wish to speak. Individuals may appear before ELTAC to discuss items not on the agenda; however, ELTAC can neither discuss nor take official action on these items at the time of the same meeting [Government Code sections 11125 and 11125.7(a)].

The meeting locations are accessible to the physically disabled. A person who needs a disability-related accommodation or modification in order to participate in the meeting may make a request by contacting Katelyn McCarthy at (916) 322-7902 or emailing [email protected]. Providing your request at least five business days before the meeting will help to ensure availability of the requested accommodation.