Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request, 3769-3770 [05-1361]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 16 / Wednesday, January 26, 2005 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Surface Transportation Board Office of the Comptroller of the Currency [STB Finance Docket No. 34633] Wisconsin & Southern Railroad Co.— Acquisition Exemption—Union Pacific Railroad Company AGENCY: Surface Transportation Board, DOT. ACTION: Notice of exemption. SUMMARY: Under 49 U.S.C. 10502, the Board is granting a petition for exemption from the prior approval requirements of 49 U.S.C. 10902 for Wisconsin & Southern Railroad Co. (WSOR), a Class II carrier, to purchase and lease from the Union Pacific Railroad Company and operate approximately 14 miles of rail line between milepost 1.2 at Sheboygan and milepost 14.95 at Plymouth, WI. DATES: The exemption will be effective on February 6, 2005. Petitions to stay must be filed by January 24, 2005. Petitions to reopen must be filed by January 31, 2005. ADDRESSES: An original and 10 copies of all pleadings referring to STB Finance Docket No. 34633 must be filed with the Surface Transportation Board, 1925 K Street, NW., Washington, DC 20423– 0001. In addition, one copy of all pleadings must be served on petitioner’s representative, John D. Heffner, 1920 N Street, NW., Suite 800, Washington, DC 20036. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Joseph H. Dettmar, (202) 565–1609. [Assistance for the hearing impaired is available through the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1– 800–877–8339.] SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Additional information is contained in the Board’s decision. To purchase a copy of the full decision, write to, email, or call: ASAP Document Solutions, 9332 Annapolis Rd., Suite 103, Lanham, MD 20706; e-mail: asapdc@verizon.net; telephone: (202) 306–4004. [Assistance for the hearing impaired is available through FIRS at 1– 800–877–8339.] Board decisions and notices are available on our Web site at www.stb.dot.gov. Decided: January 19, 2005. By the Board, Chairman Nober, Vice Chairman Buttrey, and Commissioner Mulvey. Vernon A. Williams, Secretary. [FR Doc. 05–1399 Filed 1–25–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4915–01–P VerDate jul<14>2003 19:33 Jan 25, 2005 Jkt 205001 Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), Treasury. ACTION: Notice and request for comment. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The OCC, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on a continuing information collection, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. Currently, the OCC is soliciting comment concerning its extension, without change, of an information collection titled ‘‘(MA) Loans in Areas Having Special Flood Hazards (12 CFR 22)’’. DATES: You should submit written comments by: March 28, 2005. ADDRESSES: You should direct all written comments to the Communications Division, Attention: 1557–0202, Third Floor, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, 250 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20219. In addition, comments may be sent by facsimile transmission to (202) 874– 4448, or by electronic mail to regs.comments@occ.treas.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: You can request additional information or a copy of the collection from Mary Gottlieb or Camille Dixon, (202) 874– 5090, Legislative and Regulatory Activities Division (1557–0202), Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, 250 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20219. You can inspect and photocopy the comments at the OCC’s Public Reference Room, 250 E Street, SW., Washington, DC, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. on business days. You can make an appointment to inspect the comments by calling (202) 874–5043. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The OCC is proposing to extend OMB approval of the following information collection: Title: (MA) Loans in Areas Having Special Flood Hazards—12 CFR 22. OMB Number: 1557–0202. Description: This submission covers an existing regulation and involves no change to the regulation or the information collection. The OCC requests only that OMB renew its approval of the information collection. The regulation requires national banks to make disclosures and keep records regarding whether a property securing a loan is located in a special flood hazard area. PO 00000 Frm 00100 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 3769 This information collection is required by section 303(a) and title V of the Riegle Community Development and Regulatory Improvement Act, Pub. L. No. 103–325, title V, 108 Stat. 2160, the National Flood Insurance Reform Act of 1994 amendments to the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 (12 U.S.C. 4104a and 4104b) and the Flood Disaster Protection Act of 1973 (12 U.S.C. 4012a and 4106(b)), and by OCC regulations implementing those statutes. The information collection requirements are contained in 12 CFR part 22. Section 22.6 requires a national bank to use and maintain a copy of the Standard Flood Hazard Determination Form developed by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Section 22.7 requires a national bank or its loan servicer, if a borrower has not obtained flood insurance, to notify the borrower to obtain adequate flood insurance coverage or the bank or servicer will purchase flood insurance on the borrower’s behalf. Section 22.9 requires a national bank making a loan secured by a building or a mobile home to advise the borrower and the loan servicer that the property is, or is not, located in a special flood hazard area, if flood insurance is available under the National Flood Insurance Program, and if Federal disaster relief may be available in the event of flooding. The bank must maintain a record of the borrower and loan servicer’s receipts of these notices. Section 22.10 requires a national bank making a loan secured by a building or a mobile home located in a special flood hazard area to notify FEMA of the identity of the servicer, and of any change in servicers. These information collection requirements ensure bank compliance with applicable Federal law, further bank safety and soundness, provide protections for banks and the public, and further public policy interests. Type of Review: Extension, without change, of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit. Number of Respondents: 2,300. Total Annual Responses: 230,000. Frequency of Response: On occasion. Total Annual Burden Hours: 58,650. Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and included in the request for OMB approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper E:\FR\FM\26JAN1.SGM 26JAN1 3770 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 16 / Wednesday, January 26, 2005 / Notices performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) The accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the collection of information; (c) Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; VerDate jul<14>2003 19:33 Jan 25, 2005 Jkt 205001 (d) Ways to minimize the burden of the collection on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology; and (e) Estimates of capital or startup costs and costs of operation, maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information. PO 00000 Frm 00101 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Dated: January 18, 2005. Stuart Feldstein, Assistant Director, Legislative & Regulatory Activities Division. 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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 16 (Wednesday, January 26, 2005)]
[Notices]
[Pages 3769-3770]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Office of the Comptroller of the Currency


Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request

AGENCY: Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), Treasury.

ACTION: Notice and request for comment.

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SUMMARY: The OCC, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork 
and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal 
agencies to take this opportunity to comment on a continuing 
information collection, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 
1995. Currently, the OCC is soliciting comment concerning its 
extension, without change, of an information collection titled ``(MA) 
Loans in Areas Having Special Flood Hazards (12 CFR 22)''.

DATES: You should submit written comments by: March 28, 2005.

ADDRESSES: You should direct all written comments to the Communications 
Division, Attention: 1557-0202, Third Floor, Office of the Comptroller 
of the Currency, 250 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20219. In addition, 
comments may be sent by facsimile transmission to (202) 874-4448, or by 
electronic mail to regs.comments@occ.treas.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: You can request additional information 
or a copy of the collection from Mary Gottlieb or Camille Dixon, (202) 
874-5090, Legislative and Regulatory Activities Division (1557-0202), 
Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, 250 E Street, SW., 
Washington, DC 20219. You can inspect and photocopy the comments at the 
OCC's Public Reference Room, 250 E Street, SW., Washington, DC, between 
9 a.m. and 5 p.m. on business days. You can make an appointment to 
inspect the comments by calling (202) 874-5043.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The OCC is proposing to extend OMB approval 
of the following information collection:
    Title: (MA) Loans in Areas Having Special Flood Hazards--12 CFR 22.
    OMB Number: 1557-0202.
    Description: This submission covers an existing regulation and 
involves no change to the regulation or the information collection. The 
OCC requests only that OMB renew its approval of the information 
collection. The regulation requires national banks to make disclosures 
and keep records regarding whether a property securing a loan is 
located in a special flood hazard area.
    This information collection is required by section 303(a) and title 
V of the Riegle Community Development and Regulatory Improvement Act, 
Pub. L. No. 103-325, title V, 108 Stat. 2160, the National Flood 
Insurance Reform Act of 1994 amendments to the National Flood Insurance 
Act of 1968 (12 U.S.C. 4104a and 4104b) and the Flood Disaster 
Protection Act of 1973 (12 U.S.C. 4012a and 4106(b)), and by OCC 
regulations implementing those statutes.
    The information collection requirements are contained in 12 CFR 
part 22.
    Section 22.6 requires a national bank to use and maintain a copy of 
the Standard Flood Hazard Determination Form developed by the Federal 
Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).
    Section 22.7 requires a national bank or its loan servicer, if a 
borrower has not obtained flood insurance, to notify the borrower to 
obtain adequate flood insurance coverage or the bank or servicer will 
purchase flood insurance on the borrower's behalf.
    Section 22.9 requires a national bank making a loan secured by a 
building or a mobile home to advise the borrower and the loan servicer 
that the property is, or is not, located in a special flood hazard 
area, if flood insurance is available under the National Flood 
Insurance Program, and if Federal disaster relief may be available in 
the event of flooding. The bank must maintain a record of the borrower 
and loan servicer's receipts of these notices.
    Section 22.10 requires a national bank making a loan secured by a 
building or a mobile home located in a special flood hazard area to 
notify FEMA of the identity of the servicer, and of any change in 
servicers.
    These information collection requirements ensure bank compliance 
with applicable Federal law, further bank safety and soundness, provide 
protections for banks and the public, and further public policy 
interests.
    Type of Review: Extension, without change, of a currently approved 
collection.
    Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit.
    Number of Respondents: 2,300.
    Total Annual Responses: 230,000.
    Frequency of Response: On occasion.
    Total Annual Burden Hours: 58,650.
    Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized 
and included in the request for OMB approval. All comments will become 
a matter of public record.
    Comments are invited on:
    (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the 
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performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the 
information shall have practical utility;
    (b) The accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the 
collection of information;
    (c) Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information to be collected;
    (d) Ways to minimize the burden of the collection on respondents, 
including through the use of automated collection techniques or other 
forms of information technology; and
    (e) Estimates of capital or startup costs and costs of operation, 
maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information.

    Dated: January 18, 2005.
Stuart Feldstein,
Assistant Director, Legislative & Regulatory Activities Division.
[FR Doc. 05-1361 Filed 1-25-05; 8:45 am]
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