Information Collection Submitted to the Office of Management and Budget Under the Paperwork Reduction Act, 35691-35692 [05-12221]

Download as PDF 35691 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 118 / Tuesday, June 21, 2005 / Notices Dated: May 26, 2005. Cynthia K. Dohner, Acting Regional Director, Southeast Region. [FR Doc. 05–12187 Filed 6–20–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–55–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [WO–310–1310–PB–24 1A; OMB Control Number 1004–0185] Information Collection Submitted to the Office of Management and Budget Under the Paperwork Reduction Act The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has submitted the proposed collection of information listed below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.). On June 8, 2004, the BLM published a notice in the Federal Register (69 FR 32039) requesting comments on this proposed collection. The comment period ended on August 9, 2004. The BLM received no comments. You may obtain copies of the proposed collection of information and related forms and explanatory material by contacting the BLM Information Collection Clearance Officer at the telephone number listed below. The OMB is required to respond to this request within 60 days but may respond after 30 days. For maximum consideration your comments and suggestions on the requirement should be made within 30 days directly to the Office of Management and Budget, Interior Department Desk Officer (1004– 0185), at OMB–OIRA via facsimile to (202) 395–6566 or e-mail to OIRA_DOCKET@omb.eop.gov. Please provide a copy of your comments to the Bureau Information Collection Clearance Officer (WO–630), Bureau of Land Management, Eastern States Office, 7450 Boston Blvd., Springfield, Virginia 22153. Nature of Comments: We specifically request your comments on the following: 1. Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper functioning of the BLM, including whether the information will have practical utility; 2. The accuracy of the BLM’s estimate of the burden of collecting the information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; 3. The quality, utility and clarity of the information to be collected; and 4. How to minimize the burden of collecting the information on those who are to respond, including the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other forms of information technology. Title: Oil and Gas Exploration, Leasing, and Drainage Operations (43 CFR 3100, 3120, 3150, 3162). OMB Control Number: 1004–0185. Bureau Form Number: Nonform information. Abstract: The Bureau of Land Management proposes to extend the currently approved collection of information to determine whether applicants are qualified to conduct oil and gas exploration and leasing activities. BLM will also determine if oil and gas lessees are ensuring that their leases are protected from drainage. Frequency: On occasion. Description of Respondents: Individuals, small businesses, and oil and gas exploration and drilling companies, lessees, and operators. Estimated Completion Time: Number of responses Reporting hours per respondent Total hours Notice of option holdings ........................................................................................ Option statement .................................................................................................... Excess acreage petition ......................................................................................... Showing statement ................................................................................................. Joinder evidence statement .................................................................................... Waiver, suspension, reduction of rental, etc .......................................................... Communization or drilling agreement ..................................................................... Operating, drilling, development contracts interest statement ............................... Joint operations; transportation of oil applications ................................................. Subsurface storage application .............................................................................. Heirs and devisee statement .................................................................................. Change of name report .......................................................................................... Corporate merger notice ......................................................................................... Lease renewal application ...................................................................................... Relinquishments ..................................................................................................... Reinstatement petition ............................................................................................ Leasing under rights-of-way application ................................................................. Lands available for leasing ..................................................................................... Protests and appeals .............................................................................................. Oil and gas exploration in Alaska application ........................................................ Data collection ........................................................................................................ Completion of operations report ............................................................................. 30 50 10 10 50 20 150 50 20 50 40 60 100 30 150 500 20 280 90 20 20 20 1 1 1 1.5 1 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 2 1 .5 .5 1 2.5 1.5 1 1 1 30 50 10 15 50 40 300 100 20 50 40 60 200 30 75 250 20 700 135 20 20 20 ................................................................................................................................. 1,770 .................... 2,235 Information collection Requirement 3100.3–1 ........... 3100.3–3 ........... 3101.2–4(a) ...... 3101.2–6 ........... 3101.3–1 ........... 3103.4–1 ........... 3105.2 ............... 3105.3 ............... 3105.4 ............... 3105.5 ............... 3106.8–1 ........... 3106.8–2 ........... 3106.8–3 ........... 3107.8 ............... 3108.1 ............... 3108.2 ............... 3109.1 ............... 3120.1–1(e) ...... 3120.1–3 ........... 3152.1 ............... 3152.6 ............... 3152.7 ............... Totals ......... The table below summarizes the burden and cost estimates. Number analyses Type of analysis Preliminary ............................................................................................................................................... Detailed .................................................................................................................................................... Additional ................................................................................................................................................. VerDate jul<14>2003 22:07 Jun 20, 2005 Jkt 205001 PO 00000 Frm 00077 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\21JNN1.SGM 1,000 100 10 21JNN1 Hours 2,000 2,400 200 Cost $60,000 72,000 8,000 35692 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 118 / Tuesday, June 21, 2005 / Notices Number analyses Type of analysis Total .................................................................................................................................................. Respondents submitting the drainage determination analyses and results are individuals, oil companies, and small businesses who are familiar with the collection requirements. Annual Responses: 2,880. Application Fee Per Response: 0. Annual Burden Hours: 6,835. Burden Clearance Officer: Ian Senio, (202) 452–5033. Dated: June 16, 2005. Ian Senio, Bureau of Land Management, Information Collection Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 05–12221 Filed 6–20–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–84–M DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [WO–320–1330–PB–24 1A; OMB Control Number 1004–0169] Information Collection Submitted to the Office of Management and Budget Under the Paperwork Reduction Act The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has submitted the proposed collection of information listed below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.). On June 25, 2004, the BLM published a notice in the Federal Register (69 FR 35674) requesting comments on this proposed collection. The comment period ended on August 24, 2004. The BLM received no comments. You may obtain copies of the proposed collection of information and related forms and explanatory material by contacting the BLM Information Collection Clearance Officer at the telephone number listed below. The OMB is required to respond to this request within 60 days but may respond after 30 days. For maximum consideration your comments and suggestions on the requirement should be made within 30 days directly to the Office of Management and Budget, Interior Department Desk Officer (1004– 0169), at OMB–OIRA via facsimile to (202) 395–6566 or e-mail to OIRA_DOCKET@omb.eop.gov. Please provide a copy of your comments to the Bureau Information Collection Clearance Officer (WO–630), Bureau of Land Management, Eastern States Office, 7450 Boston Blvd, Springfield, Virginia 22153. VerDate jul<14>2003 22:07 Jun 20, 2005 Jkt 205001 Nature of Comments: We specifically request your comments on the following: 1. Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper functioning of the BLM, including whether the information will have practical utility; 2. The accuracy of the BLM’s estimate of the burden of collecting the information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; 3. The quality, utility and clarity of the information to be collected; and 4. How to minimize the burden of collecting the information on those who are to respond, including the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other forms of information technology. Title: Use and Occupancy (43 CFR 3715). OMB Control Number: 1004–0169. Bureau Form Number: Nonform information. Abstract: The Bureau of Land Management proposes to extend the currently approved collection of information from mining claimants concerning use and occupancy of their mining claims on public lands. The nonform information authorizes BLM to manage the use and occupancy on public lands for developing the mining deposits by mining claimants. Frequency: On occasion. Description of Respondents: Mining claimants and operators of prospecting, exploration, mining, and processing operations. Estimated Completion Time: 2 hours. Annual Responses: 150 Application Fee Per Response: 0. Information Collection Cost Recovery Fee: 0. Annual Burden Hours: 300. Bureau Clearance Officer: Ian Senio, (202) 452–5033. Dated: April 26, 2005. Ian Senio, Bureau of Land Management, Information Collection Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 05–12222 Filed 6–20–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–84–M PO 00000 Frm 00078 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 1,110 Hours 4,600 Cost 140,000 DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [ID–220–5101–ER–D025; IDI–33676] Notice of Availability, Cotterel Wind Power Project Draft Environmental Impact Statement/Resource Management Plan Amendment AGENCY: Lead Agency—Bureau of Land Management, Interior. Cooperating Agencies—U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior; Bureau of Reclamation, Interior; Bonneville Power Administration; Idaho Department of Lands; Cassia County Commissioners. Participating Agency—Idaho Department of Fish and Game. ACTION: Notice of availability of the Cotterel Wind Power Project Draft Environmental Impact Statement/ Resource Management Plan Amendment. SUMMARY: In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (42 U.S.C. 4321); the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 (43 U.S.C. 1701), as amended; and the Council on Environmental Quality regulations (40 CFR parts 1500–1508), the Burley, Idaho Field Office of the Twin Falls District of the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), located in Cassia County, has prepared a draft environmental impact statement (DEIS)/ resource management plan amendment (DEIS/Amendment) to consider whether or not to grant a right-of-way and amend the 1985 Cassia Resource Management Plan (Cassia RMP). DATES: Written comments will be accepted for 90 days following the date the Environmental Protection Agency publishes its Notice Availability in the Federal Register. The BLM intends to hold three public meetings during the 90-day comment period, one each in Boise, Burley, and Albion, Idaho. BLM will announce all public meeting times and locations at least 15 days in advance through public notices, media news releases, and/or newsletter mailings. In addition, information on public meetings may be posted on the Internet at http://www.id.blm.gov/ planning/cotterel. ADDRESSES: Copies of the DEIS/ Amendment are available upon request from the Burley Field Office, Twin Falls District, 15 East, 200 South, Burley, E:\FR\FM\21JNN1.SGM 21JNN1

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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 118 (Tuesday, June 21, 2005)]
[Notices]
[Pages 35691-35692]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 05-12221]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[WO-310-1310-PB-24 1A; OMB Control Number 1004-0185]


Information Collection Submitted to the Office of Management and 
Budget Under the Paperwork Reduction Act

    The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has submitted the proposed 
collection of information listed below to the Office of Management and 
Budget (OMB) for approval under the provisions of the Paperwork 
Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.). On June 8, 2004, the BLM 
published a notice in the Federal Register (69 FR 32039) requesting 
comments on this proposed collection. The comment period ended on 
August 9, 2004. The BLM received no comments. You may obtain copies of 
the proposed collection of information and related forms and 
explanatory material by contacting the BLM Information Collection 
Clearance Officer at the telephone number listed below.
    The OMB is required to respond to this request within 60 days but 
may respond after 30 days. For maximum consideration your comments and 
suggestions on the requirement should be made within 30 days directly 
to the Office of Management and Budget, Interior Department Desk 
Officer (1004-0185), at OMB-OIRA via facsimile to (202) 395-6566 or e-
mail to OIRA--DOCKET@omb.eop.gov. Please provide a copy of your 
comments to the Bureau Information Collection Clearance Officer (WO-
630), Bureau of Land Management, Eastern States Office, 7450 Boston 
Blvd., Springfield, Virginia 22153.
    Nature of Comments: We specifically request your comments on the 
following:
    1. Whether the collection of information is necessary for the 
proper functioning of the BLM, including whether the information will 
have practical utility;
    2. The accuracy of the BLM's estimate of the burden of collecting 
the information, including the validity of the methodology and 
assumptions used;
    3. The quality, utility and clarity of the information to be 
collected; and
    4. How to minimize the burden of collecting the information on 
those who are to respond, including the use of appropriate automated, 
electronic, mechanical, or other forms of information technology.
    Title: Oil and Gas Exploration, Leasing, and Drainage Operations 
(43 CFR 3100, 3120, 3150, 3162).
    OMB Control Number: 1004-0185.
    Bureau Form Number: Nonform information.
    Abstract: The Bureau of Land Management proposes to extend the 
currently approved collection of information to determine whether 
applicants are qualified to conduct oil and gas exploration and leasing 
activities. BLM will also determine if oil and gas lessees are ensuring 
that their leases are protected from drainage.
    Frequency: On occasion.
    Description of Respondents: Individuals, small businesses, and oil 
and gas exploration and drilling companies, lessees, and operators.
    Estimated Completion Time:

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                                                                                         Reporting
       Information collection                    Requirement                Number of    hours per   Total hours
                                                                            responses    respondent
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3100.3-1...........................  Notice of option holdings..........          30              1           30
3100.3-3...........................  Option statement...................          50              1           50
3101.2-4(a)........................  Excess acreage petition............          10              1           10
3101.2-6...........................  Showing statement..................          10            1.5           15
3101.3-1...........................  Joinder evidence statement.........          50              1           50
3103.4-1...........................  Waiver, suspension, reduction of             20              2           40
                                      rental, etc.
3105.2.............................  Communization or drilling agreement         150              2          300
3105.3.............................  Operating, drilling, development             50              2          100
                                      contracts interest statement.
3105.4.............................  Joint operations; transportation of          20              1           20
                                      oil applications.
3105.5.............................  Subsurface storage application.....          50              1           50
3106.8-1...........................  Heirs and devisee statement........          40              1           40
3106.8-2...........................  Change of name report..............          60              1           60
3106.8-3...........................  Corporate merger notice............         100              2          200
3107.8.............................  Lease renewal application..........          30              1           30
3108.1.............................  Relinquishments....................         150             .5           75
3108.2.............................  Reinstatement petition.............         500             .5          250
3109.1.............................  Leasing under rights-of-way                  20              1           20
                                      application.
3120.1-1(e)........................  Lands available for leasing........         280            2.5          700
3120.1-3...........................  Protests and appeals...............          90            1.5          135
3152.1.............................  Oil and gas exploration in Alaska            20              1           20
                                      application.
3152.6.............................  Data collection....................          20              1           20
3152.7.............................  Completion of operations report....          20              1           20
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    Totals.........................  ...................................       1,770    ...........        2,235
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    The table below summarizes the burden and cost estimates.

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                                      Number
         Type of analysis            analyses      Hours         Cost
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Preliminary......................        1,000        2,000      $60,000
Detailed.........................          100        2,400       72,000
Additional.......................           10          200        8,000
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    Total........................        1,110        4,600      140,000
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    Respondents submitting the drainage determination analyses and 
results are individuals, oil companies, and small businesses who are 
familiar with the collection requirements.
    Annual Responses: 2,880.
    Application Fee Per Response: 0.
    Annual Burden Hours: 6,835.
    Burden Clearance Officer: Ian Senio, (202) 452-5033.

    Dated: June 16, 2005.
Ian Senio,
Bureau of Land Management, Information Collection Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 05-12221 Filed 6-20-05; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4310-84-M