Request for Public Comments on Information Collection Submitted to the Office of Management and Budget for Review Under the Paperwork Reduction Act, 56185 [05-19074]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 185 / Monday, September 26, 2005 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Geological Survey Request for Public Comments on Information Collection Submitted to the Office of Management and Budget for Review Under the Paperwork Reduction Act A request extending the collection of information listed below has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget for approval under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. chapter 35). Copies of the proposed collection of information and related forms may be obtained by contacting the USGS Clearance Officer at the phone number listed below. OMB has up to 60 days to approve or disapprove the information collection but may respond after 30 days; therefore, public comments should be submitted to OMB within 30 days in order to assure their maximum consideration. Address your comments and suggestions on the information collection requirement by either fax (202) 395–6566 or e-mail (oira_docket@omb. eop. gov) to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, Attention: Desk Officer for the Department of the Interior (OMB Control Number 1028–0053). Send copies of your comments and suggestions to the USGS Clearance Officer, U.S. Geological Survey, 807 National Center, Reston, VA 20192, or email (jcordyac@usgs.gov). As required by OMB regulations at CFR 1320.8(d)(1), the U.S. Geological Survey solicits specific public comments regarding the proposed information collection as to: 1. Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the USGS, including whether the information will have practical utility; 2. The accuracy of the USGS estimate of the burden of the collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; 3. The utility, quality, and clarity of the information to be collected; and, 4. How to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including the use of appropriate automated electronic, mechanical, or other forms of information technology. Title: Nonferrous Metals Surveys. Current OMB Approval Number: 1028–0053. Abstract: Respondents supply the U.S. Geological Survey with domestic production and consumption data on nonferrous and related metals, some of VerDate Aug<31>2005 14:49 Sep 23, 2005 Jkt 205001 which are considered strategic and critical. This information will be published as chapters in Minerals Yearbooks, monthly/quarterly Mineral Industry Surveys, annual Mineral Commodity Summaries, and special publications, for use by Government agencies, industry, education programs, and the general public. Bureau Form Number: Various (32 forms). Frequency: Monthly, Quarterly, and Annually. Description of Respondents: Producers and Consumers of nonferrous and related metals. Annual Responses: 5,466. Annual Burden Hours: 3,968. Bureau Clearance Officer: John E. Cordyack, Jr., 703–648–7313. John H. DeYoung, Jr., Chief Scientist, Minerals Information Team. [FR Doc. 05–19074 Filed 9–23–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–Y7–M DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [CA–310–0777–XG] Notice of Public Meeting: Northwest California Resource Advisory Council Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of public meeting. AGENCY: SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 (FLPMA), and the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (FACA), the U. S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Northwest California Resource Advisory Council will meet as indicated below. DATES: The meeting will be held Wednesday and Thursday, Oct. 19 and 20, 2005, in Arcata, California. On Oct. 19, the council members convene at 10 a.m. at the BLM Arcata Field Office, 1695 Heindon Rd., and depart immediately for a field tour of public lands managed by the Arcata Field Office. Members of the public are welcome on the tour, but they must provide their own transportation and lunch. On Oct. 20, the council convenes at 8 a.m. in the Conference Center of the Hotel Arcata, 708 Ninth St., Arcata. Time for public comment has been set aside for 1 p.m, Thursday, Oct. 20. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Rich Burns, BLM Ukiah Field Office manager, (707) 468–4000; or BLM Public Affairs Officer Joseph J. Fontana, (530) 252–5332. PO 00000 Frm 00023 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 56185 The 12member council advises the Secretary of the Interior, through the BLM, on a variety of planning and management issues associated with public land management in Northwest California. At this meeting, agenda topics will include the Ukiah Resource Management Plan, an update on the California Coastal National Monument Resource Management Plan, a status report on the proposed Sacramento River Bend National Recreation Area and a report on special recreation use permits. All meetings are open to the public. Members of the public may present written comments to the council. Each formal council meeting will have time allocated for public comments. Depending on the number of persons wishing to speak, and the time available, the time for individual comments may be limited. Members of the public are welcome on field tours, but they must provide their own transportation and lunch. Individuals who plan to attend and need special assistance, such as sign language interpretation and other reasonable accommodations, should contact the BLM as provided above. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Dated: Sept. 19, 2005. Joseph J. Fontana, Public Affairs Officer. [FR Doc. 05–19099 Filed 9–23–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–40–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [CA–160.95–1310–DU] Notice of Intent To Prepare an Amendment to the Caliente Resource Management Plan Regarding Bureau of Land Management Administration of Newly Transferred Lands at Naval Petroleum Reserve #2 (NPR–2) in Kern County, CA Bureau of Land Management, Department of the Interior. ACTION: Notice of Intent to Amend the Caliente Resource Management Plan to provide for management of lands by BLM on newly transferred lands at the Naval Petroleum Reserve #2 (NPR–2) in Kern County, California. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) proposes to amend the Caliente Resource Management Plan (RMP) to cover newly transferred lands at NPR–2 and prepare an environmental assessment to analyze the effects of that action. The lands addressed by this amendment were formerly under the E:\FR\FM\26SEN1.SGM 26SEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Geological Survey


Request for Public Comments on Information Collection Submitted 
to the Office of Management and Budget for Review Under the Paperwork 
Reduction Act

    A request extending the collection of information listed below has 
been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget for approval 
under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. chapter 
35). Copies of the proposed collection of information and related forms 
may be obtained by contacting the USGS Clearance Officer at the phone 
number listed below. OMB has up to 60 days to approve or disapprove the 
information collection but may respond after 30 days; therefore, public 
comments should be submitted to OMB within 30 days in order to assure 
their maximum consideration. Address your comments and suggestions on 
the information collection requirement by either fax (202) 395-6566 or 
e-mail (oira_docket@omb.eop.gov) to the Office of Information and 
Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, Attention: Desk 
Officer for the Department of the Interior (OMB Control Number 1028-
0053). Send copies of your comments and suggestions to the USGS 
Clearance Officer, U.S. Geological Survey, 807 National Center, Reston, 
VA 20192, or e-mail (jcordyac@usgs.gov). As required by OMB regulations 
at CFR 1320.8(d)(1), the U.S. Geological Survey solicits specific 
public comments regarding the proposed information collection as to:
    1. Whether the collection of information is necessary for the 
proper performance of the functions of the USGS, including whether the 
information will have practical utility;
    2. The accuracy of the USGS estimate of the burden of the 
collection of information, including the validity of the methodology 
and assumptions used;
    3. The utility, quality, and clarity of the information to be 
collected; and,
    4. How to minimize the burden of the collection of information on 
those who are to respond, including the use of appropriate automated 
electronic, mechanical, or other forms of information technology.
    Title: Nonferrous Metals Surveys.
    Current OMB Approval Number: 1028-0053.
    Abstract: Respondents supply the U.S. Geological Survey with 
domestic production and consumption data on nonferrous and related 
metals, some of which are considered strategic and critical. This 
information will be published as chapters in Minerals Yearbooks, 
monthly/quarterly Mineral Industry Surveys, annual Mineral Commodity 
Summaries, and special publications, for use by Government agencies, 
industry, education programs, and the general public.
    Bureau Form Number: Various (32 forms).
    Frequency: Monthly, Quarterly, and Annually.
    Description of Respondents: Producers and Consumers of nonferrous 
and related metals.
    Annual Responses: 5,466.
    Annual Burden Hours: 3,968.
    Bureau Clearance Officer: John E. Cordyack, Jr., 703-648-7313.

John H. DeYoung, Jr.,
Chief Scientist, Minerals Information Team.
[FR Doc. 05-19074 Filed 9-23-05; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4310-Y7-M