Office for Civil Rights; Agency Information Collection Activities: Extension of a Currently Approved Collection; Comment Request, 18116-18117 [06-2473]

Download as PDF 18116 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 68 / Monday, April 10, 2006 / Notices Supply Project EIS, Bureau of Reclamation, Dakotas Area Office, P.O. Box 1017, Bismarck ND 58502; Telephone: (701) 250–4242 extension 3621; or FAX to (701) 250–4326. You may submit e-mail to awaters@gp.usbr.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The formal scoping period began on March 6, 2006 and concludes on May 5, 2006. Oral and written comments, including names and home addresses of respondents, will be made available for public review. However, individual respondents may request that we withhold their home address from public disclosure, which will be honored to the extent allowable by law. There may be circumstances in which a respondent’s identity may also be withheld from public disclosure, as allowable by law. If you wish to have your name and/or address withheld, you must state this prominently at the beginning of your written comment or verbally to the Reclamation representative. All submissions from organizations or businesses, and from individuals identifying themselves as representatives or officials of organizations or businesses, will be made available for public disclosure in their entirety. Persons needing reasonable accommodations in order to attend and participate in the public meeting should contact Patience Hurley, at (701) 250– 4242 extension 3107 as soon as possible. In order to allow sufficient time to process requests, please call no later than 1 week before the meeting. Dated: March 22, 2006. Donald E. Moomaw, Acting Regional Director, Great Plains Region, Bureau of Reclamation. [FR Doc. E6–5175 Filed 4–7–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–MN–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Reclamation Red River Valley Water Supply Project, North Dakota AGENCY: Bureau of Reclamation, Interior. Notice for extension of the public comment period for the Red River Valley Water Supply Project Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS). wwhite on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES ACTION: March 30, 2006, but it has been extended until April 14, 2006. The original notice of availability of the DEIS, notice of public hearings, and additional information on the Red River Valley Water Supply Project were published in the Federal Register on December 30, 2005 (70 FR 250, 77425– 77427). Comments on the DEIS should be postmarked by April 14, 2006. DATES: Send comments on the DEIS to Red River Valley Water Supply Project, Attn. Signe Snortland, Bureau of Reclamation, Dakotas Area Office, P.O. Box 1017, Bismarck, ND 58502– 1017. ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Signe Snortland, Dakotas Area Office, Bureau of Reclamation, telephone: (701) 250–4242 extension 3619, or Fax to (701) 250–4326. To be most helpful to Reclamation, comments should be received on or before the close of the formal comment period, April 14, 2006. Comments received after April 14, 2006 will be considered to the extent possible in the development of the Final EIS. Reclamation’s practice is to make comments, including names and home addresses of respondents, available for public review. Individual respondents may request that we withhold their home address from public disclosure, which we will honor to the extent allowable by law. There may be other circumstances in which we would withhold a respondent’s identity from public disclosure, as allowable by law. If you wish us to withhold your name and/or address, you must state this prominently at the beginning of your comment. We will make all submissions from organizations or businesses, and from individuals identifying themselves as representatives or officials of organizations or businesses, available for public disclosure in their entirety. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Dated: March 23, 2006. Gary W. Campbell, Acting Regional Director, Great Plains Region, Bureau of Reclamation. [FR Doc. E6–5176 Filed 4–7–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–MN–P SUMMARY: The Bureau of Reclamation is announcing an additional 15-day extension of the public comment period for the Red River Valley Water Supply Project DEIS. The originally announced, extended comment period ends on VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:48 Apr 07, 2006 Jkt 208001 PO 00000 Frm 00055 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Office of Justice Programs Office for Civil Rights; Agency Information Collection Activities: Extension of a Currently Approved Collection; Comment Request 30-day notice of information collection under review: Equal Employment Opportunity Plan Certification and Short Form. ACTION: The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP) has submitted the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. This proposed information collection was previously published in the Federal Register, Volume 71, Number 24, page 6094, on February 6, 2006, allowing for a 60-day comment period. The purpose of this notice is to allow for an additional 30 days for public comment until May 10, 2006. This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10. Written comments and/or suggestions regarding the items contained in this notice, especially the estimated public burden and associated response time, should be directed to the Office of Management and Budget, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attention: Department of Justice Desk Officer, Washington, DC 20503. Additionally, comments may be submitted to OMB via facsimile to (202) 395–5806. Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of the following four points: —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; —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: —Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and —Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of E:\FR\FM\10APN1.SGM 10APN1 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 68 / Monday, April 10, 2006 / Notices appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology; e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. wwhite on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES Overview of This Information Collection 18:48 Apr 07, 2006 Jkt 208001 BILLING CODE 4410–18–M DEPARTMENT OF LABOR (1) Type of Information Collection: Extension of previously approved collection. (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Equal Employment Opportunity Plan Certification and Short Form. (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the Department sponsoring the collection: The Office for Civil Rights, Office of Justice Programs, United States Department of Justice, is sponsoring the collection. (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary: State, and local, government instrumentalities. Other: For-profit Institutions. 28 CFR 42.301 et seq. authorizes the Department of Justice to collect information regarding employment practices from State or Local units of government, agencies of State and Local governments, and Private entities, institutions or organizations to which, OJP, COPS or OVW extended Federal financial assistance. (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond/reply: There are a total of 6371 respondents. It is estimated that it will take 1,290 respondents receiving a grant of $500,000 or more one hour to complete an Equal Employment Opportunity Plan Short Form and submit to the Office of Justice Programs. In addition, an estimated 5,081 of respondents seeking grants ranging from $25,000 up to $500,000 will be required to complete Certification stating that they are maintaining a current Equal Employment Opportunity Plan on file and submit the certification to OJP. Completion and submission of the Certification will take hour. (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: For the 6371 respondents, the total estimated burden hours on respondents would be 2,560 to complete the EEOP Short Form or Certification. If additional information is required, contact Robert B. Briggs, Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, Justice Management Division, Policy and Planning Staff, Patrick Henry Building, Suite 1600, 601 D Street, NW., Washington, DC 20530. VerDate Aug<31>2005 Dated: March 9, 2006. Robert B. Briggs, Clearance Officer, U.S. Department of Justice. [FR Doc. 06–2473 Filed 4–7–06; 8:45 am] Office of the Secretary Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request April 5, 2006. The Department of Labor (DOL) has submitted the following public information collection request (ICR) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13, 44 U.S.C. chapter 35). A copy of this ICR, with applicable supporting documentation, may be obtained by contacting Darrin King on 202–693– 4129 (this is not a toll-free number) or e-mail: king.darrin@dol.gov. Comments should be sent to Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attn: OMB Desk Officer for the Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA), Office of Management and Budget, Room 10235, Washington, DC 20503, 202–395–7316 (this is not a toll-free number), within 30 days from the date of this publication in the Federal Register. The OMB is particularly interested in comments which: • 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; • 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; • Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and • 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. Agency: Employee Benefits Security Administration. Type of Review: Extension of currently approved collection. Title: National Medical Support Notice—Part B. PO 00000 Frm 00056 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 18117 OMB Number: 1210–0113. Frequency: On occasion. Type of Response: Third party disclosure. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit; Not-for-profit institutions; and Individuals or households. Number of Respondents: 500,000. Number of Annual Responses: 2,900,000. Estimated Time Per Respondent: Approximately 2 hours. Total Burden Hours: 1,000,000. Total Annualized capital/startup costs: $0. Total Annual Costs (operating/ maintaining systems or purchasing services): $4,800,000. Description: Section 609 of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, as amended (ERISA) and 29 CFR 2590.609–2 establish a National Medical Support Notice, Part B of which is used to implement coverage of children under ERISA covered group health plans pursuant to ‘‘Qualified Medical Child Support Orders.’’ Ira L. Mills, Departmental Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. E6–5179 Filed 4–7–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–29–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Office of the Secretary Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request April 5, 2006. The Department of Labor (DOL) has submitted the following public information collection request (ICR) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13, 44 U.S.C. chapter 35). A copy of this ICR, with applicable supporting documentation, may be obtained by contacting the Department of Labor (DOL). To obtain documentation, contact Darrin King on 202–693–4129 (this is not a toll-free number) or e-mail: king.darrin@dol.gov. Comments should be sent to Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attn: OMB Desk Officer for the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), Office of Management and Budget, Room 10235, Washington, DC 20503, 202–395–7316 (this is not a toll-free number), within 30 days from the date of this publication in the Federal Register. The OMB is particularly interested in comments which: • Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary E:\FR\FM\10APN1.SGM 10APN1

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[FR Doc No: 06-2473]


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DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Office of Justice Programs


Office for Civil Rights; Agency Information Collection 
Activities: Extension of a Currently Approved Collection; Comment 
Request

ACTION: 30-day notice of information collection under review: Equal 
Employment Opportunity Plan Certification and Short Form.

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    The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs 
(OJP) has submitted the following information collection request to the 
Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in 
accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed 
information collection is published to obtain comments from the public 
and affected agencies. This proposed information collection was 
previously published in the Federal Register, Volume 71, Number 24, 
page 6094, on February 6, 2006, allowing for a 60-day comment period.
    The purpose of this notice is to allow for an additional 30 days 
for public comment until May 10, 2006. This process is conducted in 
accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10.
    Written comments and/or suggestions regarding the items contained 
in this notice, especially the estimated public burden and associated 
response time, should be directed to the Office of Management and 
Budget, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attention: 
Department of Justice Desk Officer, Washington, DC 20503. Additionally, 
comments may be submitted to OMB via facsimile to (202) 395-5806. 
Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies 
concerning the proposed collection of information are encouraged. Your 
comments should address one or more of the following four points:

--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;
--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:
--Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be 
collected; and
--Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are 
to respond, including through the use of

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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 previously 
approved collection.
    (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Equal Employment Opportunity Plan 
Certification and Short Form.
    (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the 
Department sponsoring the collection: The Office for Civil Rights, 
Office of Justice Programs, United States Department of Justice, is 
sponsoring the collection.
    (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as 
well as a brief abstract: Primary: State, and local, government 
instrumentalities. Other: For-profit Institutions. 28 CFR 42.301 et 
seq. authorizes the Department of Justice to collect information 
regarding employment practices from State or Local units of government, 
agencies of State and Local governments, and Private entities, 
institutions or organizations to which, OJP, COPS or OVW extended 
Federal financial assistance.
    (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount 
of time estimated for an average respondent to respond/reply: There are 
a total of 6371 respondents. It is estimated that it will take 1,290 
respondents receiving a grant of $500,000 or more one hour to complete 
an Equal Employment Opportunity Plan Short Form and submit to the 
Office of Justice Programs. In addition, an estimated 5,081 of 
respondents seeking grants ranging from $25,000 up to $500,000 will be 
required to complete Certification stating that they are maintaining a 
current Equal Employment Opportunity Plan on file and submit the 
certification to OJP. Completion and submission of the Certification 
will take \\1/4\\ hour.
    (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated 
with the collection: For the 6371 respondents, the total estimated 
burden hours on respondents would be 2,560 to complete the EEOP Short 
Form or Certification.
    If additional information is required, contact Robert B. Briggs, 
Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, Justice 
Management Division, Policy and Planning Staff, Patrick Henry Building, 
Suite 1600, 601 D Street, NW., Washington, DC 20530.

    Dated: March 9, 2006.
Robert B. Briggs,
Clearance Officer, U.S. Department of Justice.
[FR Doc. 06-2473 Filed 4-7-06; 8:45 am]
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