Notice of Proposed Changes to Section 4 of the Iowa State Technical Guide, 16482 [05-6366]

Download as PDF 16482 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 61 / Thursday, March 31, 2005 / Notices FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the FNS–674 form and instructions should be directed to: Juanita Makuta, (703) 305–2241. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: FNS Computer System Access Request, Form FNS–674. OMB Number: 0584–NEW. Expiration Date: Not Yet Determined. Type of Request: New Collection. Abstract: The Office of Management and Budget Circular No. A–130, Appendix III Revised, dated February 8, 1996, requires that the information be collected. The FNS Computer System Access Request Form, FNS–674, is designed for use in all situations where access to an FNS computer system is required, where current access is required to be modified, or where access is no longer required and must be deleted. Users who access FNS systems are: State agencies, other Federal agencies, and FNS Regional Office, FNS Field Office and FNS Compliance Office users. 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Estimated Number of Respondents: 5,000 (includes the 50 States and Trust Territories). Estimate of Burden: Number of responses per respondent—One. Estimated total annual responses— 5000. Hours per response—.16666. Total annual reporting burden—833.3. Number of record keepers—5000. Estimated annual hours per record keeper—.03333. VerDate jul<14>2003 15:30 Mar 30, 2005 Jkt 205001 Total annual record keeping hours— 166.5. Total annual reporting and record keeping hours—999.5. Dated: March 21, 2005. Richard Van Klaveren, State Conservationist. [FR Doc. 05–6366 Filed 3–30–05; 8:45 am] Dated: March 24, 2005. Jerome A. Lindsay, Acting Administrator. [FR Doc. 05–6330 Filed 3–30–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3410–16–M Office of the Secretary BILLING CODE 3410–30–P DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Natural Resources Conservation Service Notice of Proposed Changes to Section 4 of the Iowa State Technical Guide Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), U.S. Department of Agriculture. AGENCY: Notice of availability of proposed changes in the Iowa NRCS State Technical Guide for review and comment. ACTION: SUMMARY: It has been determined by the NRCS State Conservationist for Iowa that changes must be made in the NRCS State Technical Guide specifically in Section 4, Practice Standards and Specifications #328, Conservation Crop Rotation; #330, Contour Farming; and #332, Contour Buffer Strips, to account for improved technology. These practices can be used in systems that treat highly erodible land. Comments will be received for a 30-day period commencing with this date of publication. DATES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Richard Van Klaveren, State Conservationist, Natural Resources Conservation Service, Federal Building, 210 Walnut Street, Suite 693, Des Moines, Iowa 50309; at (515) 284–6655; fax (515) 284–4394. Section 343 of the Federal Agriculture Improvement and Reform Act of 1996 states that revisions made after enactment of the law to NRCS State technical guides used to carry out highly erodible land and wetland provisions of the law shall be made available for public review and comment. For the next 30 days the NRCS will receive comments relative to the proposed changes. Following that period a determination will be made by the NRCS regarding disposition of those comments and a final determination of change will be made. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: PO 00000 Frm 00007 Fmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Sfmt 4703 Strengthening America’s Communities Advisory Committee Office of the Secretary, Department of Commerce ACTION: Reopening of nomination period. AGENCY: SUMMARY: On March 1, 2005, the Department of Commerce (the ‘‘Department’’) published a notice in the Federal Register (70 FR 9916) announcing the formation of the Strengthening America’s Communities Advisory Committee (the ‘‘Committee’’) and soliciting nominations for persons to serve on the Committee. The March 1, 2005 notice provides that all nominations of potential members must be received by the Department no later than 4 p.m. (EST) on March 11, 2005. The March 1, 2005 notice also provides additional information concerning the Committee and membership on the Committee. On March 11, 2005, the Department published a notice in the Federal Register (70 FR 12180) extending the deadline for submitting nominations of potential members until 4 p.m. (EST) on March 25, 2005. This notice reopens the nomination period from 4:01 p.m. (EST) on March 25, 2005 until 4 p.m. (EST) on April 1, 2005, in order to provide the public with a final opportunity to submit nominations. 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[FR Doc No: 05-6366]


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DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

Natural Resources Conservation Service


Notice of Proposed Changes to Section 4 of the Iowa State 
Technical Guide

AGENCY: Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), U.S. Department 
of Agriculture.

ACTION: Notice of availability of proposed changes in the Iowa NRCS 
State Technical Guide for review and comment.

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SUMMARY: It has been determined by the NRCS State Conservationist for 
Iowa that changes must be made in the NRCS State Technical Guide 
specifically in Section 4, Practice Standards and Specifications 
328, Conservation Crop Rotation; 330, Contour 
Farming; and 332, Contour Buffer Strips, to account for 
improved technology. These practices can be used in systems that treat 
highly erodible land.

DATES: Comments will be received for a 30-day period commencing with 
this date of publication.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Richard Van Klaveren, State 
Conservationist, Natural Resources Conservation Service, Federal 
Building, 210 Walnut Street, Suite 693, Des Moines, Iowa 50309; at 
(515) 284-6655; fax (515) 284-4394.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Section 343 of the Federal Agriculture 
Improvement and Reform Act of 1996 states that revisions made after 
enactment of the law to NRCS State technical guides used to carry out 
highly erodible land and wetland provisions of the law shall be made 
available for public review and comment. For the next 30 days the NRCS 
will receive comments relative to the proposed changes. Following that 
period a determination will be made by the NRCS regarding disposition 
of those comments and a final determination of change will be made.

    Dated: March 21, 2005.
Richard Van Klaveren,
State Conservationist.
[FR Doc. 05-6366 Filed 3-30-05; 8:45 am]
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