Reports, Forms, and Recordkeeping Requirements, 60877 [05-20885]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 201 / Wednesday, October 19, 2005 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION National Highway Traffic Safety Administration [U.S. DOT Docket Number NHTSA–2005– 21025] Reports, Forms, and Recordkeeping Requirements National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), U.S. Department of Transportation. ACTION: Request for public comment on proposed collection of information. AGENCY: SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), this notice announces that the Information Collection Request (ICR) abstracted below has been forwarded to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The ICR describes the nature of the information collection and its expected burden. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period was published on April 27, 2005 [Vol. 70 FR 21838]. This document describes collection of information for which NHTSA intends to seek OMB approval. Comments must be received on or before November 18, 2005. ADDRESSES: Comments must refer to the docket notice numbers cited at the beginning of this notice and be submitted to Docket Management, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Room PL–401, 400 Seventh Street, SW., Washington, DC 20590. It is requested, but not required, that 2 copies of the comment be provided. The Docket Section is open on weekdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Steve Beretzky, Office of Defects Investigation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NVS–217), 400 Seventh Street, SW. (Room 5326), Washington, DC 20590. Mr. Beretzky’s telephone number is (202) 366–6761. Copies of the ICR may be obtained at no charge. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Before a Federal agency can collect certain information from the public, it must receive approval from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). Under procedures established by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, before seeking OMB approval, Federal agencies must solicit public comment on proposed collections of information, including extensions and reinstatement of previously approved collections. Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. DATES: VerDate Aug<31>2005 14:50 Oct 18, 2005 Jkt 208001 Title: Reporting of Information and Documents About Potential Defects. OMB Number: 2127–0616. Type of Request: Extension of currently approved collection. Abstract: Under Chapter 301 of Title 49 of the United States Code, manufacturers of motor vehicles and items of motor vehicle equipment are periodically required to submit certain information to NHTSA, including information about claims and notices about deaths and serious injury, property damage data, communications to customers and others, and information on incidents resulting in fatalities or serious injuries from possible defects in vehicles or equipment in the United States or in identical or substantially similar vehicles or equipment in foreign countries. The statute also authorized NHTSA to require the submission of other data that may assist in the identification of safety-related defects in vehicles and equipment. Information and documents submitted are intended to provide NHTSA with ‘‘early warning’’ of potential safetyrelated defects in motor vehicles and motor vehicle equipment. NHTSA will rely on the information provided (as well as other relevant information) in deciding whether to open safety defect investigations. Please note that the currently approved ICR, ‘‘Reporting of Information About Foreign Safety Recalls and Campaigns Related to Potential Defects’’ (OMB Control Number 2127–0620) is incorporated with this request for collections. Affected Public: Manufacturers of motor vehicles and motor vehicle equipment sold in the U.S. Estimated Total Annual Burden: The annual burden is estimated to be 84,218 hours. The estimated annual cost is $8,105,551. Comments are invited on: Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Department, including whether the information will have practical utility; the accuracy of the Department’s estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Issued on: October 13, 2005. Kathleen C. Demeter, Director for Office of Defects Investigation. [FR Doc. 05–20885 Filed 10–18–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–59–P PO 00000 Frm 00094 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 60877 DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Reports, Forms and Recordkeeping Requirements; Agency Information Collection Activity Under OMB Review National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), DOT. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), this notice announces that the Information Collection Request (ICR) abstracted below has been forwarded to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The ICR describes the nature of the information collections and their expected burden. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period was published on April 22, 2005 (70 FR 20962). DATES: OMB approval has been requested by November 18, 2005. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: William Evans at the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Office of Crash Avoidance Standards, 202–366– 2272, 400 Seventh Street, SW., Washington, DC 20590. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Title: 49 CFR 571.403, Platform lift systems for motor vehicles and 49 CFR 571.404, Platform lift installations in motor vehicles. OMB Number: 2127–0621. Type of Request: Extension of a currently approved collection. Abstract: FMVSS No. 403, Platform lift systems for motor vehicles, establishes minimum performance standards for platform lifts designed for installation on motor vehicles. Its purpose is to prevent injuries and fatalities to passengers and bystanders during the operation of platform lifts that assist persons with limited mobility in entering and leaving a vehicle. FMVSS No. 404, Platform lift installations in motor vehicles, places specific requirements on vehicle manufacturers or alterers who install platform lifts in new vehicles. Under these regulations, lift manufacturers must certify that their lifts meet the requirements of FMVSS No. 403 and must declare the certification on the owner’s manual insert, the installation instructions and the lift operating instruction label. Certification of compliance with FMVSS No. 404 is on the certification label already required E:\FR\FM\19OCN1.SGM 19OCN1

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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

[U.S. DOT Docket Number NHTSA-2005-21025]


Reports, Forms, and Recordkeeping Requirements

AGENCY: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), U.S. 
Department of Transportation.

ACTION: Request for public comment on proposed collection of 
information.

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SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 
U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), this notice announces that the Information 
Collection Request (ICR) abstracted below has been forwarded to the 
Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The ICR 
describes the nature of the information collection and its expected 
burden. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period was 
published on April 27, 2005 [Vol. 70 FR 21838]. This document describes 
collection of information for which NHTSA intends to seek OMB approval.

DATES: Comments must be received on or before November 18, 2005.

ADDRESSES: Comments must refer to the docket notice numbers cited at 
the beginning of this notice and be submitted to Docket Management, 
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Room PL-401, 400 
Seventh Street, SW., Washington, DC 20590. It is requested, but not 
required, that 2 copies of the comment be provided. The Docket Section 
is open on weekdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Steve Beretzky, Office of Defects 
Investigation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NVS-
217), 400 Seventh Street, SW. (Room 5326), Washington, DC 20590. Mr. 
Beretzky's telephone number is (202) 366-6761. Copies of the ICR may be 
obtained at no charge.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    Before a Federal agency can collect certain information from the 
public, it must receive approval from the Office of Management and 
Budget (OMB). Under procedures established by the Paperwork Reduction 
Act of 1995, before seeking OMB approval, Federal agencies must solicit 
public comment on proposed collections of information, including 
extensions and reinstatement of previously approved collections.
    Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
    Title: Reporting of Information and Documents About Potential 
Defects.
    OMB Number: 2127-0616.
    Type of Request: Extension of currently approved collection.
    Abstract: Under Chapter 301 of Title 49 of the United States Code, 
manufacturers of motor vehicles and items of motor vehicle equipment 
are periodically required to submit certain information to NHTSA, 
including information about claims and notices about deaths and serious 
injury, property damage data, communications to customers and others, 
and information on incidents resulting in fatalities or serious 
injuries from possible defects in vehicles or equipment in the United 
States or in identical or substantially similar vehicles or equipment 
in foreign countries. The statute also authorized NHTSA to require the 
submission of other data that may assist in the identification of 
safety-related defects in vehicles and equipment.
    Information and documents submitted are intended to provide NHTSA 
with ``early warning'' of potential safety-related defects in motor 
vehicles and motor vehicle equipment. NHTSA will rely on the 
information provided (as well as other relevant information) in 
deciding whether to open safety defect investigations. Please note that 
the currently approved ICR, ``Reporting of Information About Foreign 
Safety Recalls and Campaigns Related to Potential Defects'' (OMB 
Control Number 2127-0620) is incorporated with this request for 
collections.
    Affected Public: Manufacturers of motor vehicles and motor vehicle 
equipment sold in the U.S.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden: The annual burden is estimated to be 
84,218 hours. The estimated annual cost is $8,105,551.
    Comments are invited on: Whether the proposed collection of 
information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of 
the Department, including whether the information will have practical 
utility; the accuracy of the Department's estimate of the burden of the 
proposed information collection; ways to enhance the quality, utility, 
and clarity of the information to be collected; and ways to minimize 
the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including 
the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of 
information technology.

    Issued on: October 13, 2005.
Kathleen C. Demeter,
Director for Office of Defects Investigation.
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