Extension Agency Information Collection Activity Under OMB Review: Department of Homeland Security-Vulnerability Identification Self-Assessment Tool-Transportation (DHS-VISAT-T), 71167 [05-23243]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 226 / Friday, November 25, 2005 / Notices Annually, FDA projects about 28 focus group studies using 186 focus groups lasting an average of 1.78 hours each. FDA has allowed burden for unplanned focus groups to be completed so as not to restrict the agency’s ability to gather information on public sentiment for its proposals in its regulatory as well as other programs. Dated: November 14, 2005. Jeffrey Shuren, Assistant Commissioner for Policy. [FR Doc. 05–23248 Filed 11–23–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4160–01–S DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Transportation Security Administration Extension Agency Information Collection Activity Under OMB Review: Department of Homeland Security— Vulnerability Identification SelfAssessment Tool—Transportation (DHS–VISAT–T) Transportation Security Administration (TSA), DHS. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: This notice announces that TSA has forwarded the Information Collection Request (ICR) abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval of an extension of the currently approved collection under the Paperwork Reduction Act. The ICR describes the nature of the information collection and its expected burden. TSA published a Federal Register notice, with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments, of the following collection of information on September 23, 2005, 70 FR 55915. DATES: Send your comments by December 27, 2005. A comment to OMB is most effective if OMB receives it within 30 days of publication. ADDRESSES: Comments may be faxed to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, Attention: DHS–TSA Desk Officer, at (202) 395–5806. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Katrina Wawer, Information Collection Specialist, Office of Transportation Security Policy, TSA–9, Transportation Security Administration, 601 South 12th Street, Arlington, VA 22202–4220. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Comments Invited In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 (et seq.), an agency may not conduct or VerDate Aug<31>2005 14:11 Nov 23, 2005 Jkt 205001 sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to a collection of information, unless it displays a valid OMB control number. Therefore, in preparation for OMB review and approval of the following information collection, TSA is soliciting comments to— (1) Evaluate whether the proposed information requirement is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden; (3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including using appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology. 71167 DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–4971–N–60] Notice of Submission of Proposed Information Collection to OMB; Local Appeals to Single-Family Mortgage Limits Office of the Chief Information Officer, HUD. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The proposed information collection requirement described below has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal. Housing industry groups may appeal for increases in FHA’s maximum mortgage limits for specific counties or metropolitan statistical areas (MSA’s). DATES: Comments Due Date: December Information Collection Requirement 27, 2005. ADDRESSES: Interested persons are Title: Department of Homeland invited to submit comments regarding Security—Vulnerability Identification this proposal. Comments should refer to Self-Assessment Tool—Transportation the proposal by name and/or OMB (DHS–VISAT–T). approval Number (2502–0302) and Type of Request: Extension of a should be sent to: HUD Desk Officer, currently approved collection. Office of Management and Budget, New OMB Control Number: 1652–0037. Executive Office Building, Washington, Forms(s): Not applicable. DC 20503; fax: 202–395–6974. Affected Public: Various modal FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: transportation sector owners and Wayne Eddins, Reports Management operators. Officer, AYO, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Abstract: This voluntary collection, Street, SW., Washington, DC 20410; eby way of a web-based vulnerability mail Wayne_Eddins@HUD.gov; or assessment tool, allows TSA to gather Lillian Deitzer at security-related data and provides a Lillian_L_Deitzer@HUD.gov or cost-free service to the transportation telephone (202) 708–2374. This is not a sector. TSA designed this tool to be toll-free number. flexible to support the unique Copies of available documents characteristics of each transportation submitted to OMB may be obtained mode, while still providing a common from Mr. Eddins or Ms Deitzer. framework from which analysis and trends can be identified. Users may use SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This the results of the assessment to develop notice informs the public that the a security plan or to identify areas of Department of Housing and Urban potential vulnerability. Information Development has submitted to OMB a regarding how to access the tool is request for approval of the information available on TSA’ Web site: http:// collection described below. This notice www.tsa.gov. Select ‘‘Industry Partners,’’ is soliciting comments from members of then ‘‘Risk Management,’’ then finally the public and affecting agencies select the ‘‘DHS–VISAT’’ link. concerning the proposed collection of information to: (1) Evaluate whether the Number of Respondents: 300,245. proposed collection of information is Estimated Annual Burden Hours: An necessary for the proper performance of estimated 2,401,960 hours annually. the functions of the agency, including Issued in Arlington, Virginia, on November whether the information will have 18, 2005. practical utility; (2) Evaluate the Lisa S. Dean, accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the Privacy Officer. burden of the proposed collection of [FR Doc. 05–23243 Filed 11–23–05; 8:45 am] information; (3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to BILLING CODE 4910–62–P PO 00000 Frm 00089 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\25NON1.SGM 25NON1

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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 226 (Friday, November 25, 2005)]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 05-23243]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Transportation Security Administration


Extension Agency Information Collection Activity Under OMB 
Review: Department of Homeland Security--Vulnerability Identification 
Self-Assessment Tool--Transportation (DHS-VISAT-T)

AGENCY: Transportation Security Administration (TSA), DHS.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: This notice announces that TSA has forwarded the Information 
Collection Request (ICR) abstracted below to the Office of Management 
and Budget (OMB) for review and approval of an extension of the 
currently approved collection under the Paperwork Reduction Act. The 
ICR describes the nature of the information collection and its expected 
burden. TSA published a Federal Register notice, with a 60-day comment 
period soliciting comments, of the following collection of information 
on September 23, 2005, 70 FR 55915.

DATES: Send your comments by December 27, 2005. A comment to OMB is 
most effective if OMB receives it within 30 days of publication.

ADDRESSES: Comments may be faxed to the Office of Information and 
Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, Attention: DHS-TSA 
Desk Officer, at (202) 395-5806.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Katrina Wawer, Information Collection 
Specialist, Office of Transportation Security Policy, TSA-9, 
Transportation Security Administration, 601 South 12th Street, 
Arlington, VA 22202-4220.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Comments Invited

    In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 
3501 (et seq.), an agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is 
not required to respond to a collection of information, unless it 
displays a valid OMB control number. Therefore, in preparation for OMB 
review and approval of the following information collection, TSA is 
soliciting comments to--
    (1) Evaluate whether the proposed information requirement is 
necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, 
including whether the information will have practical utility;
    (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden;
    (3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to 
be collected; and
    (4) Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those 
who are to respond, including using appropriate automated, electronic, 
mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms 
of information technology.

Information Collection Requirement

    Title: Department of Homeland Security--Vulnerability 
Identification Self-Assessment Tool--Transportation (DHS-VISAT-T).
    Type of Request: Extension of a currently approved collection.
    OMB Control Number: 1652-0037.
    Forms(s): Not applicable.
    Affected Public: Various modal transportation sector owners and 
operators.
    Abstract: This voluntary collection, by way of a web-based 
vulnerability assessment tool, allows TSA to gather security-related 
data and provides a cost-free service to the transportation sector. TSA 
designed this tool to be flexible to support the unique characteristics 
of each transportation mode, while still providing a common framework 
from which analysis and trends can be identified. Users may use the 
results of the assessment to develop a security plan or to identify 
areas of potential vulnerability. Information regarding how to access 
the tool is available on TSA' Web site: http://www.tsa.gov. Select 
``Industry Partners,'' then ``Risk Management,'' then finally select 
the ``DHS-VISAT'' link.
    Number of Respondents: 300,245.
    Estimated Annual Burden Hours: An estimated 2,401,960 hours 
annually.

    Issued in Arlington, Virginia, on November 18, 2005.
Lisa S. Dean,
Privacy Officer.
[FR Doc. 05-23243 Filed 11-23-05; 8:45 am]
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