Notice of Request for Extension of a Currently Approved Information Collection, 44083 [05-15112]

Download as PDF 44083 Notices Federal Register Vol. 70, No. 146 Monday, August 1, 2005 This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains documents other than rules or proposed rules that are applicable to the public. Notices of hearings and investigations, committee meetings, agency decisions and rulings, delegations of authority, filing of petitions and applications and agency statements of organization and functions are examples of documents appearing in this section. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Rural Housing Service Notice of Request for Extension of a Currently Approved Information Collection Rural Housing Service, USDA. Proposed collection; comments requested. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice announces the Rural Housing Service’s intention to request an extension for a currently approved information collection in support of the program for 7 CFR part 3575–A. DATES: Comments on this notice must be received by September 30, 2005 to be assured of consideration. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kendra Doedderlein, Senior Loan Specialist, Rural Housing Service, STOP 0787, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20250–0788, telephone (202) 720–1503, or by e-mail: kendra.doedderlein@wdc.usda.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: 7 CFR part 3575, subpart A, Community Programs Guaranteed Loans. OMB Number: 0575–0137. Expiration Date of Approval: February 28, 2006. Type of Request: Extension of a currently approved information collection and recordkeeping requirements. Abstract: Private lenders make the loans to public bodies and nonprofit corporations for the purposes of improving rural living standards and for other purposes that create employment opportunities in rural areas. Eligibility for this program includes community facilities located in cities, towns, or unincorporated areas with a population of up to 20,000 inhabitants. The information collected is used by the agency to manage, plan, evaluate, an VerDate jul<14>2003 14:01 Jul 29, 2005 Jkt 205001 account for government resources. The reports are required to ensure the proper and judicious use of public funds. Estimate of Burden: Public reporting burden for this collection of information is estimated to average 1 hour per response. Respondents: Nonprofit corporations and public bodies. Estimated Number of Respondents: 48,015. Estimated Number of Responses per Respondent: 1. Estimated Number of Responses: 48,021. Estimated Total Annual Burden on Respondents: 89,530 hours. Copies of this information collection can be obtained from Renita Bolden, Regulations and Paperwork Management Branch, Support Services Division at (202) 692–0043. Comments: Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of RHS, including whether the information will have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of RHS’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (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 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. Comments may be sent to Renita Bolden, Regulations and Paperwork Management Branch, Support Services Division, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Rural Development, STOP 0742, 1400 Independence Ave. SW., Washington, DC 20250–0742. All responses to this notice will be summarized and included in the request for OMB approval. All comments will also become a matter of public record. Dated: July 20, 2005. Russell T. Davis, Administrator, Rural Housing Service. [FR Doc. 05–15112 Filed 7–29–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3410–XV–P PO 00000 Frm 00001 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request DOC has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for clearance of the following proposal for collection of information under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104–13. Bureau: International Trade Administration. Title: Information Services Order Form. Agency Form Number: ITA–4096P. OMB Number: 0625–0143. Type of Request: Regular Submission. Burden: 323 hours. Number of Respondents: 975. Avg. Hours Per Response: 5 to 10 minutes. Needs and Uses: The U.S. & Foreign Commercial Service Export Assistance Centers offer their clients DOC programs, market research, and services to enable the client to begin exporting or to expand existing exporting efforts. The Information Services Order Form is used by US&FCS trade specialists in the Export Assistance Centers to collect information about clients in order to determine which programs or services would best help clients meet their export goals. This form is required for clients to order US&FCS programs and services. Certain programs are tailored for individual clients, e.g., the International Partner Search, which identifies potential overseas agents or distributors for a particular U.S. manufacturer. Affected Public: Companies interested in ordering export promotion products or services. Frequency: On occasion. Respondent’s Obligation: Required to obtain or retain a benefit, voluntary. OMB Desk Officer: David Rostker, (202) 395–7340.Copies of the above information collection can be obtained by calling or writing Diana Hynek, Departmental Paperwork Clearance Officer, Department of Commerce, Room 6625, 14th & Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230. Email: dHynek@doc.gov. Phone Number: (202) 482–0266. Written comments and recommendations for the proposed information collection should be sent to David Rostker, OMB Desk Officer, David_Rostker@omb.eop.gov or fax (202) 395–7285 within 30 days of the E:\FR\FM\01AUN1.SGM 01AUN1

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This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains documents other than rules 
or proposed rules that are applicable to the public. Notices of hearings 
and investigations, committee meetings, agency decisions and rulings, 
delegations of authority, filing of petitions and applications and agency 
statements of organization and functions are examples of documents 
appearing in this section.

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Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 146 / Monday, August 1, 2005 / 
Notices

[[Page 44083]]



DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

Rural Housing Service


Notice of Request for Extension of a Currently Approved 
Information Collection

AGENCY: Rural Housing Service, USDA.

ACTION: Proposed collection; comments requested.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this 
notice announces the Rural Housing Service's intention to request an 
extension for a currently approved information collection in support of 
the program for 7 CFR part 3575-A.

DATES: Comments on this notice must be received by September 30, 2005 
to be assured of consideration.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kendra Doedderlein, Senior Loan 
Specialist, Rural Housing Service, STOP 0787, 1400 Independence Avenue, 
SW., Washington, DC 20250-0788, telephone (202) 720-1503, or by e-mail: 
kendra.doedderlein@wdc.usda.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    Title: 7 CFR part 3575, subpart A, Community Programs Guaranteed 
Loans.
    OMB Number: 0575-0137.
    Expiration Date of Approval: February 28, 2006.
    Type of Request: Extension of a currently approved information 
collection and recordkeeping requirements.
    Abstract: Private lenders make the loans to public bodies and 
nonprofit corporations for the purposes of improving rural living 
standards and for other purposes that create employment opportunities 
in rural areas. Eligibility for this program includes community 
facilities located in cities, towns, or unincorporated areas with a 
population of up to 20,000 inhabitants.
    The information collected is used by the agency to manage, plan, 
evaluate, an account for government resources. The reports are required 
to ensure the proper and judicious use of public funds.
    Estimate of Burden: Public reporting burden for this collection of 
information is estimated to average 1 hour per response.
    Respondents: Nonprofit corporations and public bodies.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 48,015.
    Estimated Number of Responses per Respondent: 1.
    Estimated Number of Responses: 48,021.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden on Respondents: 89,530 hours.
    Copies of this information collection can be obtained from Renita 
Bolden, Regulations and Paperwork Management Branch, Support Services 
Division at (202) 692-0043.
    Comments: Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed 
collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of 
the functions of RHS, including whether the information will have 
practical utility; (b) the accuracy of RHS's estimate of the burden of 
the proposed collection of information including the validity of the 
methodology and assumptions used; (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 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. Comments may be sent to Renita 
Bolden, Regulations and Paperwork Management Branch, Support Services 
Division, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Rural Development, STOP 0742, 
1400 Independence Ave. SW., Washington, DC 20250-0742. All responses to 
this notice will be summarized and included in the request for OMB 
approval. All comments will also become a matter of public record.

    Dated: July 20, 2005.
Russell T. Davis,
Administrator, Rural Housing Service.
[FR Doc. 05-15112 Filed 7-29-05; 8:45 am]
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