Notice of Information Collection Under OMB Review, 23889-23890 [05-8994]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 86 / Thursday, May 5, 2005 / Notices amount of compensation accrued over a recent 12 month period for the top five highest paid executives of public-traded companies with annual sales over $50 million. After consultation with the Director of the Defense Contract Audit Agency, we have determined pursuant to the requirements of Section 39 that the benchmark compensation amount for contractors’ Fiscal Year 2005 is $473,318. This amount is for Fiscal Year 2005 and subsequent contractor fiscal years, unless and until revised by OMB. The benchmark compensation amount applies to contract costs incurred after January 1, 2005, under covered contracts of both the defense and civilian procurement agencies as specified in Section 39 of the OFPP Act (41 U.S.C. 435), as amended. Questions concerning this memorandum may be addressed to Rein Abel, Office of Federal Procurement Policy, on (202) 395–3254. Acting NASA Reports Officer, NASA Headquarters, 300 E Street SW., Mail Suite 6M70, Washington, DC 20546, (202) 358–1230, kathleen.shaeffer1@nasa.gov. I. Abstract David H. Safavian, Administrator. [FR Doc. 05–8950 Filed 5–4–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6325–49–P II. Method of Collection NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION NASA utilized paper and electronic methods to collect information from collection respondents. [Notice: 05–085] III. Data National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). ACTION: Notice of information collection under OMB review. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 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 proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13, 44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). DATES: All comments should be submitted within 30 calendar days from the date of this publication. ADDRESSES: All comments should be addressed to Desk Officer for NASA; Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs; Office of Management and Budget; Room 10236; New Executive Office Building; Washington, DC 20503. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection instrument(s) and instructions should be directed to Ms. Kathleen Shaeffer, VerDate jul<14>2003 13:10 May 04, 2005 Jkt 205001 Dated: April 26, 2005. Patricia L. Dunnington, Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. 05–8989 Filed 5–4–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7510–13–P SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is requesting renewal of an existing collection that is used to ensure proper accounting of Federal funds and property provided under cooperative agreements with commercial firms. Reporting and recordkeeping are prescribed 14 CFR Part 1274. Absence of the information provided by agreement recipients by means of the following proposals, reports, and recordkeeping would result in NASA’s inability to carry out its mission and to comply with statutory requirements (e.g., Chief Financial Officers Act, on the accountability of public funds and maintenance of an appropriate internal control system). Notice of Information Collection Under OMB Review 23889 Title: Cooperative Agreements with Commercial Firms. OMB Number: 2700–0092. Type of Review: Extension of currently approved collection. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit. Estimated Number of Respondents: 58. Estimated Time Per Response: Ranges from 20 minutes to 7 hours per response. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 3,488. Estimated Total Annual Cost: 0. IV. Request for Comments Comments are invited on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of NASA, including whether the information collected has practical utility; (2) the accuracy of NASA’s estimate of the burden (including hours and cost) of the proposed collection of information; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of information technology. PO 00000 Frm 00056 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION [05–084] Notice of Information Collection Under OMB Review National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). ACTION: Notice of information collection under OMB review. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 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 proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13, 44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). DATES: All comments should be submitted within 30 calendar days from the date of this publication. ADDRESSES: All comments should be addressed to Desk Officer for NASA; Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs; Office of Management and Budget; Room 10236; New Executive Office Building; Washington, DC 20503. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection instrument(s) and instructions should be directed to Ms. Kathleen Shaeffer, Acting NASA Reports Officer, NASA Headquarters, 300 E Street, SW., Mail Suite 6M70, Washington, DC 20546, (202) 358–1230, kathleen.shaeffer1@nasa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Abstract The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is requesting renewal of an existing collection to enable monitoring of contracts valued at less than $500K. Collection is prescribed in the NASA Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement and approved mission statements. There are multiple uses of this information by NASA procurement and technical personnel in the management of contracts (e.g., evaluate contractor management systems, ensure compliance with mandatory public policy provisions, evaluate and control costs charged against contracts, detect E:\FR\FM\05MYN1.SGM 05MYN1 23890 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 86 / Thursday, May 5, 2005 / Notices and minimize conditions conducive to fraud, waste, and abuse, and form a database for reports to Congress and the Executive Branch). Without this information, NASA would not be able to effectively manage and control contractor efforts to furnish goods and services in support of NASA’s mission. II. Method of Collection NASA utilized paper and electronic methods to collect information from collection respondents. III. Data Title: NASA Acquisition Process— Reports Required Under Contracts With a Value of Less Than $500K. OMB Number: 2700–0088. Type of Review: Extension of currently approved collection. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit; not-for-profit institutions; State, local or tribal government. Estimated Number of Respondents: 956. Estimated Time Per Response: Approximately 20 hours. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 803,040. Estimated Total Annual Cost: 0. IV. Request for Comments Comments are invited on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of NASA, including whether the information collected has practical utility; (2) the accuracy of NASA’s estimate of the burden (including hours and cost) of the proposed collection of information; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of information technology. Dated: April 26, 2005. Patricia L. Dunnington, Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. 05–8994 Filed 5–4–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7510–13–P NATIONAL ARCHIVES AND RECORDS ADMINISTRATION Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: NARA is giving public notice that the agency has submitted to OMB VerDate jul<14>2003 13:10 May 04, 2005 Jkt 205001 for approval the information collection described in this notice. The public is invited to comment on the proposed information collection pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. DATES: Written comments must be submitted to OMB at the address below on or before June 6, 2005, to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Send comments to Desk Officer for NARA, Office of Management and Budget, New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503; fax: 202–395–5167. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the proposed information collection and supporting statement should be directed to Tamee Fechhelm at telephone number 301–837–1694 or fax number 301–837–3213. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Public Law 104–13), NARA invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on proposed information collections. NARA published a notice of proposed collection for this information collection on January 24, 2005 (70 FR 3398). Only one comment was received from an individual that objected to the Presidential Library system but did not address the information collection directly. NARA has submitted the described information collection to OMB for approval. In response to this notice, comments and suggestions should address one or more of the following points: (a) Whether the proposed information collection is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of NARA; (b) the accuracy of NARA’s estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including the use of information technology; and (e) whether small businesses are affected by this collection. In this notice, NARA is soliciting comments concerning the following information collection: Title: Presidential Library Facilities. OMB number: 3095–0036. Agency form number: None. Type of review: Regular. Affected public: Presidential library foundations or other entities proposing to transfer a Presidential library facility to NARA. Estimated number of respondents: 1. Estimated time per response: 31 hours. Frequency of response: On occasion. PO 00000 Frm 00057 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Estimated total annual burden hours: 31 hours. Abstract: The information collection is required for NARA to meet its obligations under 44 U.S.C. 2112(a)(3) to submit a report to Congress before accepting a new Presidential library facility. The report contains information that can be furnished only by the foundation or other entity responsible for building the facility and establishing the library endowment. Dated: April 29, 2005. Shelly L. Myers, Deputy Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. 05–8968 Filed 5–4–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7515–01–P NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR LITERACY National Institute for Literacy Advisory Board National Institute for Literacy. Notice of a partially closed meeting. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: This notice sets forth the schedule and a summary of the agenda for an upcoming meeting of the National Institute for Literacy Advisory Board (Board). The notice also describes the functions of the Board. Notice of this meeting is required by section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act. This document is intended to notify the general public of their opportunity to attend the meeting. Individuals who will need accommodations for a disability in order to attend the meeting (e.g., interpreting services, assistive listening devices, or materials in alternative format) should notify Liz Hollis at telephone number (202) 233– 2072 no later than May 9, 2005. We will attempt to meet requests for accommodations after this date but cannot guarantee their availability. The meeting site is accessible to individuals with disabilities. DATES: Open sessions—May 19, 2005, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and May 20, 2005, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Closed session—May 20, 2005, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. ADDRESSES: National Institute for Literacy, 1775 I Street, NW., Suite 730, Washington, DC 20006. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Liz Hollis, Special Assistant to the Director; National Institute for Literacy, 1775 I Street, NW., Suite 730, Washington, DC 20006; telephone number: (202) 233– 2072; e-mail: ehollis@nifl.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Board is established under section 242 of the Workforce Investment Act of 1998, E:\FR\FM\05MYN1.SGM 05MYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 86 (Thursday, May 5, 2005)]
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[FR Doc No: 05-8994]


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NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION

[05-084]


Notice of Information Collection Under OMB Review

AGENCY: National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).

ACTION: Notice of information collection under OMB review.

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SUMMARY: The National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 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 proposed and/or continuing information 
collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. 
L. 104-13, 44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)).

DATES: All comments should be submitted within 30 calendar days from 
the date of this publication.

ADDRESSES: All comments should be addressed to Desk Officer for NASA; 
Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs; Office of Management and 
Budget; Room 10236; New Executive Office Building; Washington, DC 
20503.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or 
copies of the information collection instrument(s) and instructions 
should be directed to Ms. Kathleen Shaeffer, Acting NASA Reports 
Officer, NASA Headquarters, 300 E Street, SW., Mail Suite 6M70, 
Washington, DC 20546, (202) 358-1230, kathleen.shaeffer-1@nasa.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

I. Abstract

    The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is 
requesting renewal of an existing collection to enable monitoring of 
contracts valued at less than $500K. Collection is prescribed in the 
NASA Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement and approved mission 
statements.
    There are multiple uses of this information by NASA procurement and 
technical personnel in the management of contracts (e.g., evaluate 
contractor management systems, ensure compliance with mandatory public 
policy provisions, evaluate and control costs charged against 
contracts, detect

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and minimize conditions conducive to fraud, waste, and abuse, and form 
a database for reports to Congress and the Executive Branch). Without 
this information, NASA would not be able to effectively manage and 
control contractor efforts to furnish goods and services in support of 
NASA's mission.

II. Method of Collection

    NASA utilized paper and electronic methods to collect information 
from collection respondents.

III. Data

    Title: NASA Acquisition Process--Reports Required Under Contracts 
With a Value of Less Than $500K.
    OMB Number: 2700-0088.
    Type of Review: Extension of currently approved collection.
    Affected Public: Business or other for-profit; not-for-profit 
institutions; State, local or tribal government.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 956.
    Estimated Time Per Response: Approximately 20 hours.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 803,040.
    Estimated Total Annual Cost: 0.

IV. Request for Comments

    Comments are invited on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of 
information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of 
NASA, including whether the information collected has practical 
utility; (2) the accuracy of NASA's estimate of the burden (including 
hours and cost) of the proposed collection of information; (3) ways to 
enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be 
collected; and (4) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of 
information on respondents, including automated collection techniques 
or the use of other forms of information technology.

    Dated: April 26, 2005.
Patricia L. Dunnington,
Chief Information Officer.
[FR Doc. 05-8994 Filed 5-4-05; 8:45 am]
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