California EPA’s Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) has reported that the Office of Administrative Law approved regula- tory amendments that “clarify  the qualifications for appointment to the Carcinogen Identification Committee and Developmental and Reproductive Toxicant Identification  Committee, and remove redundant language regarding required financial disclosures.”These committees  review chemicals for potential listing as known to the state to cause cancer or reproductive toxicity under the Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986. Additional information about the amendments, which take effect July 1, 2014, appears in Issue 501 of this Update. See OEHHA News Release, April 29, 2014.