Notice of Public Comment Period for Proposed Consent Decree Amendment Under the Clean Air Act, 43452-43453 [05-14893]

Download as PDF 43452 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 143 / Wednesday, July 27, 2005 / Notices 32289). Accordingly, pursuant to section 751(c) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1675(c)), the subject review is terminated. EFFECTIVE DATE: April 11, 2005. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mary Messer (202–205–3193), Office of Investigations, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20436. Hearingimpaired individuals are advised that information on this matter can be obtained by contacting the Commission’s TDD terminal on 202– 205–1810. Persons with mobility impairments who will need special assistance in gaining access to the Commission should contact the Office of the Secretary at 202–205–2000. General information concerning the Commission may also be obtained by accessing its Internet server http:// www.usitc.gov. Authority: This review is being terminated under authority of title VII of the Tariff Act of 1930; this notice is published pursuant to section 207.69 of the Commission’s rules (19 CFR 207.69). Issued: July 22, 2005. By order of the Commission. Marilyn R. Abbott, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. 05–14878 Filed 7–26–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Civil Division; Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comments Requested Overview of This Information Collection 30-day notice of information collection under review: claim for damage, injury, or death. ACTION: The Department of Justice (DOJ), Civil Division has submitted the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. This proposed information collection was previously published in the Federal Register Volume 70, Number 81, page 22061 on April 28, 2005, allowing for a 60 day comment period. The purpose of this notice is to allow for an additional 30 days for public comment until August 26, 2005. This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10. Written comments and/or suggestions regarding the items contained in this VerDate jul<14>2003 19:40 Jul 26, 2005 Jkt 205001 notice, especially the estimated public burden and associated response time, should be directed to the Office of Management and Budget, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attention Department of Justice Desk Officer, Washington, DC 20503. Additionally, comments may be submitted to OMB via facsimile to (202) 395–5806. Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of the following four points: —Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; —Evaluate the accuracy of the agencies estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; —Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and —Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. (1) Type of Information Collection: Extension of a currently approved collection. (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Claim for Damage, Injury, or Death. (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the Department sponsoring the collection: Form Number: CIV SF 95. Civil Division, U.S. Department of Justice. (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary: Individuals or households. Other: Business or other for-profit, not-for-profit institutions, and State, local, or tribal governments. Abstract: This form is utilized by those persons making a claim against the United States Government under the Federal Tort Claims Act. (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond/reply: It is estimated that there will be 300,000 respondents who will each require 6 hours to respond. PO 00000 Frm 00063 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: The total estimated annual burden hours to complete the certification form is 1,800,000 hours. If additional information is required contact: Brenda E. Dyer, Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, Justice Management Division, Policy and Planning Staff, Patrick Henry Building, Suite 1600, 601 D Street, NW., Washington, DC 20530. Dated: July 20, 2005. Brenda E. Dyer, Department Clearance Officer, Department of Justice. [FR Doc. 05–14777 Filed 7–26–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–12–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Notice of Public Comment Period for Proposed Consent Decree Amendment Under the Clean Air Act Under 28 CFR 50.7, notice is hereby given that a proposed amendment to the consent decree in United States, et al. v. BP Exploration & Oil Co., et al., Civil No. 2:96 CV 095 RL, was lodged with the United States District Court for the Northern District of Indiana on July 14, 2005. The original settlement was for civil penalties and injunctive relief pursuant to section 113(b) of the Clean Air Act (‘‘CAA’’), 42 U.S.C. 7413(b) (1983), amended by, 42 U.S.C. 7413(b) (Supp. 1991), covering seven refineries, and was entered by the Court on August 29, 2001, as part of EPA’s Petroleum Refinery Initiative. Since entry, BP has sold three of its refineries. The proposed Amendment modifies the consent decree to set final emissions limits for NOX and SO2 at the fluid catalytic cracking units at the BP refineries and adds several other changes to update the consent decree to conform to provisions that have been negotiated with refiners since the entry of the BP decree. The Department of Justice will receive for a period of thirty (30) days from the date of this publication comments relating to the Fourth Amendment to Consent Decree. Comments should be addressed to the Assistant Attorney General, Environment and Natural Resources Division, PO Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044–7611, and should refer to: United States v. BP Exploration & Oil Co., D.J. Ref. 90–5–2–1–07109/3. The proposed Addendum may be examined at the Office of the United States Attorney, Northern District of Indiana, U.S. District Court, 5400 E:\FR\FM\27JYN1.SGM 27JYN1 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 143 / Wednesday, July 27, 2005 / Notices Federal Plaza, Hammond, Indiana 46320, and at U.S. EPA Headquarters, Air Enforcement Division, Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance, Washington, DC. During the public comment period the Fourth Amendment to the Consent Decrees may also be examined on the following Department of Justice Web site, http:// www.usdoj.gov/enrd/open.html. A copy of the Amendment may also be obtained by mail from the Consent Decree Library, PO Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044–7611 or by faxing or e-mailing a request to Tonia Fleetwood (tonia.fleetwood@usdoj.gov), fax no. (202) 514–0097, phone confirmation number (202) 514–1547. In requesting a copy from the Consent Decree Library, please enclose a check in the amount of $5.25 (25 cents per page reproduction cost) payable to the U.S. Treasury. Robert D. Brook, Assistant Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and Natural Resources Division. [FR Doc. 05–14893 Filed 7–26–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–15–M DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Notice of Lodging of Consent Judgments Pursuant to Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act Notice is hereby given that on July 11, 2005, two proposed Consent Judgments in United States v. City of Glen Cove, et al. Civil Action No. CV–05–3279, were lodged with the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York. The proposed Consent Judgments will settle the United States’ claims on behalf of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (‘‘EPA’’) brought against defendants City of Glen Cover (‘‘City’’) and Wah Chang Smelting and Refining Company of America, Inc. (‘‘WCSRCA’’) pursuant to Sections 106 and 107 of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (‘‘CERCLA’’), 42 U.S.C. 9606 and 9607, with respect to the Li Tungsten Superfund Site in Glen Cove, New York. Pursuant to the Consent Judgments, based on their respective abilities to pay, the City will pay $1.6 million (in addition to the $3.6 million in funds and in-kind services it has already provided to EPA) and WCSRCA and certain affiliated entities will pay $700,000 to a Li Tungsten Site Special Account within the Superfund. VerDate jul<14>2003 19:40 Jul 26, 2005 Jkt 205001 The Department of Justice will receive for a period of thirty (30) days from the date of this publication comments relating to either or both of the proposed Consent Judgments. Comments should be addressed to the Assistant Attorney General of the Environment and Natural Resources Division, Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20530, and should refer to United States v. City of Glen Cove, et al., Civil Action No. CV– 05–3279, D.J. Ref. 90–11–3–06561/2. The proposed Consent Judgment may be examined at the Office of the United States Attorney, Eastern District of New York, One Pierrepont Plaza, 14th Fl., Brooklyn, New York 11201, and at the United States Environmental Protection Agency, Region II, 290 Broadway, New York, New York 10007–1866. During the public comment period, the proposed Consent Judgments may also be examined on the following Department of Justice Web site, http:// www.usdoj.gov/enrd/open.html. Copies of the proposed Consent Judgments may be obtained by mail from the Consent Decree Library, P.O. Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044–7611 or by faxing or e-mailing a request to Tonia Fleetwood (tonia.fleetwood@usdoj.gov), fax no. (202) 514–0097, phone confirmation number (202) 514–1547. If requesting a copy of a proposed Consent Judgment, please so note and enclose a check in the amount of $9.00 ($0.25 per page reproduction cost) for the City of Glen Cove Consent Judgement, $10.25 ($0.25 per page reproduction cost) for the WCSRCA Consent Judgment, or $19.25 for both Consent Judgments, payable to the United States Treasury. Ronald Gluck, Assistant Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and Natural Resources Division. [FR Doc. 05–14892 Filed 7–26–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–15–M DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Under the Clean Water Act Under 28 CFR 50.7, notice is hereby given that on July 12, 2005, a proposed Consent Decree in United States and State of Louisiana v. City of New Iberia, Civil Action No. 04–1351 was lodged with the United States District Court for the Western District of Louisiana. In this action the United States, and its co-plaintiff the State of Louisiana, sought injunctive relief and a civil penalty to address sanitary sewer overflows and other violations of the Clean Water Act and the National PO 00000 Frm 00064 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 43453 Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (‘‘NPDES’’) permits issued to the City of New Iberia for the Admiral Doyle and Tete Bayou publicly owned treatment works. Under the proposed Consent Decree, the City of New Iberia has agreed to build a new treatment works to replace the Admiral Doyle treatment works. The City will perform a comprehensive characterization, evaluation, and rehabilitation of its collection system and expedite the elimination of certain high priority sewer overflows from the system. In addition, the City will share in the cost associated with the construction, operation and maintenance of an equalization basin for the Tete Bayou sewage treatment works, which is being built by the Sewerage District No 1 of Iberia Parish, the co-owner of the Tete Bayou Plant. The Consent Decree also requires the City to adopt and implement a plan for identifying and eliminating illegal storm water connections on private property to the publicly owned or operated collection system; implement a maintenance program for the collection system to provide for the proper operation and maintenance of equipment while minimizing failures, malfunctions, and line blockages; and develop and implement an emergency response plan to adequately protect the health and welfare of persons in the event of any sanitary sewer overflows. The City will pay a civil penalty of $235,000 for past effluent and sewer overflow violations, one half of which will be paid to the United States and half of which will be paid to the State. The Department of Justice will receive for a period of thirty (30) days from the date of this publication comments relating to the Consent Decree. Comments should be addressed to the Assistant Attorney General, Environment and Natural Resources Division, P.O. Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044–7611, and should refer to United States v. City of New Iberia, D.J. Ref. No. 90–5–1–1–07473/1. The Consent Decree may be examined during the public comment period on the following Department of Justice Web site: http://www.usdoj.gov/enrd/ open.html. A copy of the Consent Decree may also be obtained by mail from the Consent Decree Library, P.O. Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044–7611 or by faxing or e-mailing a request to Tonia Fleetwood (tonia.fleetwood@usdoj.gov), fax no. (202) 514–0097, phone confirmation number (202) 514–1547. In requesting a copy from the Consent Decree Library, please enclose a check E:\FR\FM\27JYN1.SGM 27JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 143 (Wednesday, July 27, 2005)]
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DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE


Notice of Public Comment Period for Proposed Consent Decree 
Amendment Under the Clean Air Act

    Under 28 CFR 50.7, notice is hereby given that a proposed amendment 
to the consent decree in United States, et al. v. BP Exploration & Oil 
Co., et al., Civil No. 2:96 CV 095 RL, was lodged with the United 
States District Court for the Northern District of Indiana on July 14, 
2005.
    The original settlement was for civil penalties and injunctive 
relief pursuant to section 113(b) of the Clean Air Act (``CAA''), 42 
U.S.C. 7413(b) (1983), amended by, 42 U.S.C. 7413(b) (Supp. 1991), 
covering seven refineries, and was entered by the Court on August 29, 
2001, as part of EPA's Petroleum Refinery Initiative. Since entry, BP 
has sold three of its refineries. The proposed Amendment modifies the 
consent decree to set final emissions limits for NOX and 
SO2 at the fluid catalytic cracking units at the BP 
refineries and adds several other changes to update the consent decree 
to conform to provisions that have been negotiated with refiners since 
the entry of the BP decree.
    The Department of Justice will receive for a period of thirty (30) 
days from the date of this publication comments relating to the Fourth 
Amendment to Consent Decree. Comments should be addressed to the 
Assistant Attorney General, Environment and Natural Resources Division, 
PO Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044-7611, and 
should refer to: United States v. BP Exploration & Oil Co., D.J. Ref. 
90-5-2-1-07109/3.
    The proposed Addendum may be examined at the Office of the United 
States Attorney, Northern District of Indiana, U.S. District Court, 
5400

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Federal Plaza, Hammond, Indiana 46320, and at U.S. EPA Headquarters, 
Air Enforcement Division, Office of Enforcement and Compliance 
Assurance, Washington, DC. During the public comment period the Fourth 
Amendment to the Consent Decrees may also be examined on the following 
Department of Justice Web site, http://www.usdoj.gov/enrd/open.html. A 
copy of the Amendment may also be obtained by mail from the Consent 
Decree Library, PO Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 
20044-7611 or by faxing or e-mailing a request to Tonia Fleetwood 
(tonia.fleetwood@usdoj.gov), fax no. (202) 514-0097, phone confirmation 
number (202) 514-1547. In requesting a copy from the Consent Decree 
Library, please enclose a check in the amount of $5.25 (25 cents per 
page reproduction cost) payable to the U.S. Treasury.

Robert D. Brook,
Assistant Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and 
Natural Resources Division.
[FR Doc. 05-14893 Filed 7-26-05; 8:45 am]
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