Agency Information Collection Activities; Extension of Existing Information Collection; Comment Request, 5676 [06-1010]

Download as PDF 5676 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 22 / Thursday, February 2, 2006 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Requirements of Carriers; OMB Control No. 1651–0122. National Institutes of Health The Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has submitted the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The information collection was previously published in the Federal Register on September 30, 2005, at 70 FR 57305. The notice provided for an emergency request for approval by OMB and allowed for a 60day public comment period. No comments were received on this information collection. The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional 30 days for public comments. Comments are encouraged and will be accepted until March 6, 2006. This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10. Written comments and/or suggestions regarding the item(s) contained in this notice, especially regarding the estimated public burden and associated response time, should be directed to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), USCIS, Director, Regulatory Management Division, Clearance Office, 111 Massachusetts Avenue, 3rd floor, Washington, DC 20529. Comments may also be submitted to DHS via facsimile to 202–272–8352 or via e-mail at rfs.regs@dhs.gov. When submitting comments by e-mail please make sure to add OMB Control Number 1651–0122 in the subject box. Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies should address one or more of the following four points: (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information 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 of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (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 through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. National Center for Research Resources; Notice of Closed Meeting Pursuant to Section 10(d) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended (5 U.S.C. Appendix 2), notice is hereby given of the following meeting. The meeting will be closed to the public in accordance with the provisions set forth in sections 552b(c)(4) and 552b(c)(6), Title 5 U.S.C., as amended. The grant applications and the discussions could disclose confidential trade secrets or commercial property such as patentable material, and personal information concerning indviduals associated with the grant applications, the disclosure of which would constitute a clearly unwarranted invasion of personal privacy. Name of Committee: National Center for Research Resources Special Emphasis Panel; Biotechnology SEP. Date: February 23, 2006. Time: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. Place: National Institutes of Health, One Democracy Plaza, 6701 Democracy Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20892 (Telephone Conference Call). Contact Person: Guo Zhang, PhD, MPH, Scientific Review Administrator, Office of Review, National Center for Research Resources, National Institutes of Health, 6701 Democracy Blvd., Suite 1064, Bethesda, MD 20892–796. 301–435–0812. zhanggu@mail.nih.gov. (Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance Program Nos. 93.306, Comparative Medicine; 93.333, Clinical Research; 93.371, Biomedical Technology; 93.389, Research Infrastructure; 93.306, 93.333, National Institutes of Health, HHS) Dated: January 26, 2006. Anna Snouffer, Acting Director, Office of Federal Advisory Committee Policy. [FR Doc. 06–977 Filed 2–1–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4140–01–M DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY hsrobinson on PROD1PC71 with NOTICES Customs and Border Protection Agency Information Collection Activities; Extension of Existing Information Collection; Comment Request 30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Screening ACTION: VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:26 Feb 01, 2006 Jkt 208001 PO 00000 Frm 00039 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Overview of This Information Collection (1) Type of Information Collection: Extension of a currently approved collection. (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Screening Requirements of Carriers. (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the Department of Homeland Security sponsoring the collection: No Agency Form Number; U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP). (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary: Business or other forprofit. The evidence collected is used by DHS to determine whether sufficient steps were taken by a carrier demonstrating improvement in the screening of its passengers in order for the carrier to be eligible for automatic fines mitigation. (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: 65 responses at 100 hours per response. (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: 6,500 annual burden hours. If you have additional comments, suggestions, or need a copy of the proposed information collection instrument with instructions, or additional information, please contact Mr. Richard A. Sloan, 202–272–8354, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Director, Regulatory Management Division, 111 Massachusetts Avenue, 3rd Floor., Washington, DC 20529. Additionally, comments and/or suggestions regarding the item(s) contained in this notice, especially regarding the estimated public burden and associated response time may also be directed to Mr. Richard A. Sloan. Dated: January 31, 2006. Stephen Tarragon, Deputy Director, Regulatory Management, Division, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. [FR Doc. 06–1010 Filed 1–31–06; 1:14 pm] BILLING CODE 4410–10–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Indian Affairs Guidance for Distributing Fiscal Year 2006 Contract Support Funds and Indian Self-Determination Funds Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior. ACTION: Notice of methodology for distribution and use of FY 2006 AGENCY: E:\FR\FM\02FEN1.SGM 02FEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Customs and Border Protection


Agency Information Collection Activities; Extension of Existing 
Information Collection; Comment Request

ACTION: 30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Screening 
Requirements of Carriers; OMB Control No. 1651-0122.

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    The Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs and Border 
Protection (CBP) has submitted the following information collection 
request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and 
clearance in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The 
information collection was previously published in the Federal Register 
on September 30, 2005, at 70 FR 57305. The notice provided for an 
emergency request for approval by OMB and allowed for a 60-day public 
comment period. No comments were received on this information 
collection.
    The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional 30 days for 
public comments. Comments are encouraged and will be accepted until 
March 6, 2006. This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 
1320.10.
    Written comments and/or suggestions regarding the item(s) contained 
in this notice, especially regarding the estimated public burden and 
associated response time, should be directed to the Department of 
Homeland Security (DHS), USCIS, Director, Regulatory Management 
Division, Clearance Office, 111 Massachusetts Avenue, 3rd floor, 
Washington, DC 20529. Comments may also be submitted to DHS via 
facsimile to 202-272-8352 or via e-mail at rfs.regs@dhs.gov. When 
submitting comments by e-mail please make sure to add OMB Control 
Number 1651-0122 in the subject box. Written comments and suggestions 
from the public and affected agencies should address one or more of the 
following four points:
    (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information 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 of 
the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the 
methodology and assumptions used;
    (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 through the use of appropriate automated, 
electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or 
other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic 
submission of responses.

Overview of This Information Collection

    (1) Type of Information Collection: Extension of a currently 
approved collection.
    (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Screening Requirements of 
Carriers.
    (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the 
Department of Homeland Security sponsoring the collection: No Agency 
Form Number; U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP).
    (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as 
well as a brief abstract: Primary: Business or other for-profit. The 
evidence collected is used by DHS to determine whether sufficient steps 
were taken by a carrier demonstrating improvement in the screening of 
its passengers in order for the carrier to be eligible for automatic 
fines mitigation.
    (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount 
of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: 65 responses at 
100 hours per response.
    (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated 
with the collection: 6,500 annual burden hours.
    If you have additional comments, suggestions, or need a copy of the 
proposed information collection instrument with instructions, or 
additional information, please contact Mr. Richard A. Sloan, 202-272-
8354, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Director, Regulatory 
Management Division, 111 Massachusetts Avenue, 3rd Floor., Washington, 
DC 20529. Additionally, comments and/or suggestions regarding the 
item(s) contained in this notice, especially regarding the estimated 
public burden and associated response time may also be directed to Mr. 
Richard A. Sloan.

    Dated: January 31, 2006.
Stephen Tarragon,
Deputy Director, Regulatory Management, Division, U.S. Citizenship and 
Immigration Services.
[FR Doc. 06-1010 Filed 1-31-06; 1:14 pm]
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