Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request, 76894 [E5-7966]

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E5–7894 Filed 12–27–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7537–01–P NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC). ACTION: Notice of pending NRC action to submit an information collection request to OMB and solicitation of public comment. wwhite on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES AGENCY: VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:37 Dec 27, 2005 Jkt 208001 SUMMARY: The NRC is preparing a submittal to OMB for review of continued approval of information collections under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35). Information pertaining to the requirement to be submitted: 1. The title of the information collection: Request Non-Agreement States Information for the State Agreements Program, as authorized by Section 274(a) of the Atomic Energy Act. 2. Current OMB approval number: 3150–0200. 3. How often the collection is required: 6 times per year. 4. Who is required or asked to report: The 19 States and territories (17 NonAgreement States and the District of Columbia and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico) that have not signed 274(b) Agreement with NRC. 5. The number of annual respondents: 19. 6. The number of hours needed annually to complete the requirement or request: 941. 7. Abstract: Requests may be made of Non-Agreement States that are similar to those of Agreement States to provide a more complete overview of the national program for regulating radioactive materials. This information would be used in the decision-making of the Commission. With Agreement States and as part of the NRC cooperative postagreement program with the States pursuant to Section 274(b), information on licensing and inspection practices, and/or incidents, and other technical and statistical information are exchanged. Agreement State comments are also solicited in the areas of proposed implementing procedures relative to NRC Agreement State program policies. With the enactment of the Energy Policy Act of 2005, specifically Section 651(e), NRC now has regulatory authority over use of accelerator-produced radioactive materials and discrete sources of radium-226 and other naturally occurring radioactive material as specified by the Commission. Therefore, information requests sought may take the form of surveys, e.g., telephonic and electronic surveys/polls and facsimiles. Submit, by February 27, 2006, comments that address the following questions: 1. Is the proposed collection of information necessary for the NRC to properly perform its functions? Does the information have practical utility? 2. Is the burden estimate accurate? PO 00000 Frm 00160 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 3. Is there a way to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected? 4. How can the burden of the information collection be minimized, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology? A copy of the draft supporting statement may be viewed free of charge at the NRC Public Document Room, One White Flint North, 11555 Rockville Pike, Room O–1 F21, Rockville, Maryland 20852. OMB clearance requests are available at the NRC worldwide Web site: http:// www.nrc.gov/public-involve/doccomment/omb/index.html. The document will be available on the NRC home page site for 60 days after the signature date of this notice. Comments and questions about the information collection requirements may be directed to the NRC Clearance Officer, Brenda Jo. Shelton (T–5 F53), U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC 20555–0001, by telephone at 301–415–7233, or by Internet electronic mail to infocollects@nrc.gov. Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this 21st day of December 2005. For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. 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[FR Doc No: E5-7966]


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NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION


Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; 
Comment Request

AGENCY: U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC).

ACTION: Notice of pending NRC action to submit an information 
collection request to OMB and solicitation of public comment.

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SUMMARY: The NRC is preparing a submittal to OMB for review of 
continued approval of information collections under the provisions of 
the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35).
    Information pertaining to the requirement to be submitted:
    1. The title of the information collection: Request Non-Agreement 
States Information for the State Agreements Program, as authorized by 
Section 274(a) of the Atomic Energy Act.
    2. Current OMB approval number: 3150-0200.
    3. How often the collection is required: 6 times per year.
    4. Who is required or asked to report: The 19 States and 
territories (17 Non-Agreement States and the District of Columbia and 
the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico) that have not signed 274(b) Agreement 
with NRC.
    5. The number of annual respondents: 19.
    6. The number of hours needed annually to complete the requirement 
or request: 941.
    7. Abstract: Requests may be made of Non-Agreement States that are 
similar to those of Agreement States to provide a more complete 
overview of the national program for regulating radioactive materials. 
This information would be used in the decision-making of the 
Commission. With Agreement States and as part of the NRC cooperative 
post-agreement program with the States pursuant to Section 274(b), 
information on licensing and inspection practices, and/or incidents, 
and other technical and statistical information are exchanged.
    Agreement State comments are also solicited in the areas of 
proposed implementing procedures relative to NRC Agreement State 
program policies. With the enactment of the Energy Policy Act of 2005, 
specifically Section 651(e), NRC now has regulatory authority over use 
of accelerator-produced radioactive materials and discrete sources of 
radium-226 and other naturally occurring radioactive material as 
specified by the Commission. Therefore, information requests sought may 
take the form of surveys, e.g., telephonic and electronic surveys/polls 
and facsimiles.
    Submit, by February 27, 2006, comments that address the following 
questions:
    1. Is the proposed collection of information necessary for the NRC 
to properly perform its functions? Does the information have practical 
utility?
    2. Is the burden estimate accurate?
    3. Is there a way to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of 
the information to be collected?
    4. How can the burden of the information collection be minimized, 
including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of 
information technology?
    A copy of the draft supporting statement may be viewed free of 
charge at the NRC Public Document Room, One White Flint North, 11555 
Rockville Pike, Room O-1 F21, Rockville, Maryland 20852. OMB clearance 
requests are available at the NRC worldwide Web site: http://
www.nrc.gov/public-involve/doc-comment/omb/index.html. The document 
will be available on the NRC home page site for 60 days after the 
signature date of this notice.
    Comments and questions about the information collection 
requirements may be directed to the NRC Clearance Officer, Brenda Jo. 
Shelton (T-5 F53), U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC 
20555-0001, by telephone at 301-415-7233, or by Internet electronic 
mail to infocollects@nrc.gov.

    Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this 21st day of December 2005.

    For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Brenda Jo Shelton,
NRC Clearance Officer, Office of the Chieft Information Officer.
 [FR Doc. E5-7966 Filed 12-27-05; 8:45 am]
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