Agency Information Collection Extension, 15397-15398 [E6-4490]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 59 / Tuesday, March 28, 2006 / Notices Note: The official version of this document is the document published in the Federal Register. Free Internet access to the official edition of the Federal Register and the Code of Federal Regulations is available on GPO Access at: http://www.gpoaccess.gov/nara/ index.html. Dated: March 23, 2006. Henry L. Johnson, Assistant Secretary for Elementary and Secondary Education. [FR Doc. E6–4498 Filed 3–27–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4000–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Agency Information Collection Extension Department of Energy. Submission for Office of Management and Budget (OMB) review; comment request. AGENCY: ACTION: The Department of Energy (DOE), pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, intends to extend for three years the information collection packages listed at the end of this notice. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the extended information collections are necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information has practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the information collections, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the information collections on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. DATES: Comments regarding this collection must be received on or before April 27, 2006. If you anticipate that you will be submitting comments, but find it difficult to do so within the period of time allowed by this notice, please advise the OMB Desk Officer of your intention to make a submission as soon as possible. The Desk Officer may be telephoned at 202–395–4650. ADDRESSES: Written comments should be sent to: DOE Desk Officer, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, New Executive Office Building, Room 10102, 735 17th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20503. Comments should also be addressed to: Jeffrey Martus, IM–11/Germantown Building, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Ave SW., cprice-sewell on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:19 Mar 27, 2006 Jkt 208001 Washington, DC 20585–1290, or by fax at 301–903–9061 or by e-mail at Jeffrey.martus@hq.doe.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection instrument and instructions should be directed to Jeffrey Martus at the address listed above in ADDRESSES. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The information collection packages listed in this notice for public comment include the following: 1. (1) OMB No.: 1910–0300. (2) Package Title: Environment, Safety and Health. (3) Type of Review: Renewal. (4) Purpose: This information is required to ensure that environment, safety, and health resources and requirements are managed efficiently and effectively and to exercise management oversight of DOE contractors. (5) Respondents: 111,038. (6) Estimated Number of Burden Hours: 195,000. 2. (1) OMB No.: 1910–5101. (2) Package Title: U.S. Dept. of Energy: Annual Alternative Fuel Vehicle Acquisition Report for State Government & Alternative Fuel Provider Fleets. (3) Type of Review: Renewal. (4) Purpose: This collection is critical to ensure the Government has sufficient information to ensure that covered fleets are complying with annual reporting and acquisition requirements under the Alternative Fuel Transportation Program. (5) Respondents: 317. (6) Estimated Number of Burden Hours: 1,585. 3. (1) OMB No.: 1910–5111. (2) Package Title: Purchasing by DOE Management and Operating Contractors from Contractor Affiliated Sources. (3) Type of Review: Renewal. (4) Purpose: This information is required by the Department to ensure that programmatic and administrative management requirements and resources are managed efficiently and effectively. The package contains one information and/ or recordkeeping requirement, that is, the provision found at 48 CFR 952.209– 8, Organizational Conflicts of Interest Disclosure—Advisory and Assistance Services. (5) Respondents: 20. (6) Estimated Number of Burden Hours: 100. 4. (1) OMB No.: 1910–5121. (2) Package Title: End-Use Certificate. (3) Type of Review: Renewal. (4) Purpose: This information is required to determine the acceptability of the individual(s) acquiring High Risk personal property; inform buyers of the laws and regulations governing the use, disposition, export and re-export of High Risk property and ensure that the property is used as stipulated in the PO 00000 Frm 00026 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 15397 End-Use Certificate. (5) Respondents: 5,000. (6) Estimated Number of Burden Hours: 1,650. 5. (1) OMB No.: 1910–0500. (2) Package Title: Financial Management. (3) Type of Review: Renewal. (4) Purpose: This information is required by the Department to ensure that financial management resources and requirements are managed efficiently and effectively and to exercise management oversight of DOE contractors. (5) Respondents: 12,626. (6) Estimated Burden Hours: 152,704. 6. (1) OMB No.: 1910–0400; (2) Package Title: Financial Assistance (3) Type of Review: Renewal. (4) Purpose: This package contains information collections necessary for the solicitation, award, administration, and closeout of grants and cooperative agreements (5) Estimated Number of Respondents: 26,902 (6) Estimated Total Burden Hours: 339,792. Statutory Authority: Department of Energy Organization Act, Public Law 95–91. Issued in Washington, DC on March 21, 2006. Jeffrey D. Martus, Records Management Division, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. E6–4489 Filed 3–27–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Agency Information Collection Extension Department of Energy. Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: The Department of Energy (DOE), pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 intends to extend for three years, an information collection package with the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) concerning the Human Reliability Program (HRP), OMB Control Number 1910–5122. The collections consist of forms that will certify to DOE that respondents were advised of the requirements for occupying or continuing to occupy a HRP position. The HRP is a security and safety reliability program for individuals who apply for or occupy certain positions that are critical to the national security. It requires an initial and annual supervisory review, medical assessment, management evaluation, and a DOE personnel security review of all applicants or incumbents. It is also used to ensure that employees assigned to nuclear explosive duties do not have emotional, mental, or physical E:\FR\FM\28MRN1.SGM 28MRN1 15398 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 59 / Tuesday, March 28, 2006 / Notices conditions that could result in an accidental or unauthorized detonation of nuclear explosives. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the extended collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) 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; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB approval of this information collection; they also will become a matter of public record. DATES: Comments regarding this proposed information collection must be received on or before May 30, 2006. If you anticipate difficulty in submitting comments within that period, contact the person listed below as soon as possible. Written comments may be sent to: Kathy Murphy, SP–1.22 Germantown Building, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Ave., SW., Washington, DC 20585–1290, or by fax at 301–903–6081 or by e-mail at Kathy.murphy@hq.doe.gov and to: Sharon A. Evelin, Director, IM–11/ Germantown Building, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Ave., SW., Washington, DC 20585–1290, or by fax at 301–903–9061 or by e-mail at sharon.evelin@hq.doe.gov. ADDRESSES: cprice-sewell on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection instrument and instructions should be directed to Kathy Murphy at the address listed above in ADDRESSES. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This package contains: (1) OMB No.: 1910– 5122; (2) Package Title: Human Reliability Program; (3) Type of Review: renewal; (4) Purpose: for DOE management to ensure that individuals who occupy HRP positions meet program standards of reliability and physical and mental suitability; (5) Respondents: 11,500; (6) Estimated Number of Burden Hours: 5,750. Statutory Authority: Department of Energy Organization Act, Public Law 95–91, of August 4, 1977. VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:19 Mar 27, 2006 Jkt 208001 Issued in Washington, DC, on March 21, 2006. Jeffrey D. Martus, Acting Director, Records Management Division, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. E6–4490 Filed 3–27–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Agency Information Collection Extension Department of Energy. Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: The Department of Energy (DOE), pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, intends to extend for three years the information collection packages listed at the end of this notice. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the extended information collections are necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information has practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the information collections, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the information collections on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and included in the request for Office of Management and Budget review and approval of these information collections; they also will become a matter of public record. DATES: Comments regarding these proposed information collections must be received on or before May 30, 2006. If you anticipate difficulty in submitting comments within that period, contact the person listed below as soon as possible. Written comments may be sent to: Jeffrey Martus, IM–11/ Germantown Building, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Ave., SW., Washington, DC 20585–1290, or by fax at 301–903–9061 or by e-mail at Jeffrey.martus@hq.doe.gov. ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection instrument and instructions should be directed to Jeffrey Martus at the address listed above in ADDRESSES. PO 00000 Frm 00027 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 The information collection packages listed in this notice for public comment include the following: 1. (1) OMB No.: 1910–1000. (2) Package Title: Personal Property. (3) Type of Review: Renewal. (4) Purpose: This information collection provides the Department with the information necessary for the management, control, reutilization, and disposal of government personal property. (5) Respondents: 111. (6) Estimated Number of Burden Hours: 1,880. 2. (1) OMB No.: 1910–5112. (2) Package Title: Chronic Beryllium Disease Prevention Program. (3) Type of Review: Renewal. (4) Purpose: This information is used by DOE and DOE contractor employers to manage chronic beryllium disease prevention programs, to provide information to employees, and to permit oversight of their programs by DOE management. (5) Respondents: 1, 703. (6) Estimated Burden Hours: 32,952. 3. (1) OMB No.: 1910–5103. (2) Package Title: Reporting and Recordkeeping Requirements for Safety Management System. (3) Type of Review: Renewal. (4) Purpose: This collection is required by the Department to ensure that the management and operating contractors are performing work safely at DOE facilities. (5) Respondents: 7. (6) Estimated Number of Burden Hours: 2,450. Statutory Authority: Department of Energy Organization Act, Public Law 95–91. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Issued in Washington, DC, on March 21, 2006. Jeffrey D. Martus, Records Management Division, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. E6–4491 Filed 3–27–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Floodplain and Wetland Actions: Site Selection for Expansion of the Strategic Petroleum Reserve Announcement Department of Energy. Notice of Proposed Floodplain and Wetland Actions. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: The Department of Energy (DOE) is preparing an environmental impact statement (EIS) for site selection for expansion of the Strategic Petroleum Reserve, as required by the Energy Policy Act of 2005. Some potential sites for expansion or new development of the Reserve and for pipeline rights-ofway are located in floodplains or E:\FR\FM\28MRN1.SGM 28MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 59 (Tuesday, March 28, 2006)]
[Notices]
[Pages 15397-15398]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E6-4490]


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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY


Agency Information Collection Extension

AGENCY: Department of Energy.

ACTION: Notice and request for comments.

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SUMMARY: The Department of Energy (DOE), pursuant to the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995 intends to extend for three years, an information 
collection package with the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) 
concerning the Human Reliability Program (HRP), OMB Control Number 
1910-5122. The collections consist of forms that will certify to DOE 
that respondents were advised of the requirements for occupying or 
continuing to occupy a HRP position. The HRP is a security and safety 
reliability program for individuals who apply for or occupy certain 
positions that are critical to the national security. It requires an 
initial and annual supervisory review, medical assessment, management 
evaluation, and a DOE personnel security review of all applicants or 
incumbents. It is also used to ensure that employees assigned to 
nuclear explosive duties do not have emotional, mental, or physical

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conditions that could result in an accidental or unauthorized 
detonation of nuclear explosives.
    Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the extended collection of 
information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of 
the agency, including whether the information shall have practical 
utility; (b) 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; (c) ways to enhance the quality, 
utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways 
to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, 
including through the use of automated collection techniques or other 
forms of information technology.
    Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized 
and/or included in the request for OMB approval of this information 
collection; they also will become a matter of public record.

DATES: Comments regarding this proposed information collection must be 
received on or before May 30, 2006. If you anticipate difficulty in 
submitting comments within that period, contact the person listed below 
as soon as possible.

ADDRESSES: Written comments may be sent to: Kathy Murphy, SP-1.22 
Germantown Building, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Ave., 
SW., Washington, DC 20585-1290, or by fax at 301-903-6081 or by e-mail 
at Kathy.murphy@hq.doe.gov and to:
    Sharon A. Evelin, Director, IM-11/Germantown Building, U.S. 
Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Ave., SW., Washington, DC 
20585-1290, or by fax at 301-903-9061 or by e-mail at 
sharon.evelin@hq.doe.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or 
copies of the information collection instrument and instructions should 
be directed to Kathy Murphy at the address listed above in ADDRESSES.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This package contains: (1) OMB No.: 1910-
5122; (2) Package Title: Human Reliability Program; (3) Type of Review: 
renewal; (4) Purpose: for DOE management to ensure that individuals who 
occupy HRP positions meet program standards of reliability and physical 
and mental suitability; (5) Respondents: 11,500; (6) Estimated Number 
of Burden Hours: 5,750.
    Statutory Authority: Department of Energy Organization Act, Public 
Law 95-91, of August 4, 1977.

    Issued in Washington, DC, on March 21, 2006.
Jeffrey D. Martus,
Acting Director, Records Management Division, Office of the Chief 
Information Officer.
[FR Doc. E6-4490 Filed 3-27-06; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 6450-01-P