Notice of Information Collection, 26116-26117 [E6-6699]

Download as PDF 26116 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 85 / Wednesday, May 3, 2006 / Notices Program objective Obligated Program goal Disbursements Transportation Project ...... $125.700 mil ... $273,000 ......... Program Administration and Control, Monitoring and Evaluation. $17.105 mil ..... Reduce transportation costs between targeted production centers and national, regional and global markets.. .......................................... Projects Obligated Objectives Quarterly disbursements $10.848 mil ..... Infrastructure Improvement. $78.760 mil ..... Private Sector Development. $7.200 mil ....... Program Administration and Control, Monitoring and Evaluation. $13.270 mil ..... Kilometers of highway upgraded. Kilometers of secondary road upgraded. Number of weight stations built. $1.090 mil ....... Country: Cape Verde Year: 2006 Quarter 2 Entity to which the assistance is provided: MCA Cape Verde Watershed and Agricultural Support. Measures Measures Total Obligation: $110,078,000 Total Quarterly Disbursement: $0 million Increase agricultural production in three targeted watershed areas on three islands. Increase integration of the internal market and reduce transportation costs. $0 .................... Productivity: Horticulture (tons per hectare) Value-added for farms and agribusiness (millions of dollars) $0 .................... Spur private sector development on all islands through increased investment in the priority sectors and through financial sector reform. .......................................... $0 .................... Volume of goods shipped between Praia and other islands (tons). Mobility Ratio: Percentage of beneficiary population who take at least 5 trips per month. Savings on transport costs from improvements (million dollars). Value added in priority sectors above current trends (escudos) Volume of private investment in priority sectors above current trends $0 .................... 619 Transfer Funds U.S. agency to which funds were transferred Amount N/A ............................................................................................................................... *Note: N/A N/A Description of program or project N/A Obligated amounts are cumulative from the time of signing a compact. Dated: April 28, 2006. Frances C. McNaught, Vice President, Congressional and Public Affairs, Millennium Challenge Corporation. [FR Doc. E6–6665 Filed 5–2–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9210–01–P NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION Notice of Information Collection (06–028). National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). ACTION: Notice of information collection. AGENCY: jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES Country SUMMARY: The National Aeronautics and Space Administration, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:19 May 02, 2006 Jkt 208001 Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13, 44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). DATES: All comments should be submitted within 60 calendar days from the date of this publication. ADDRESSES: All comments should be addressed to Mr. Walter Kit, PRA Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer, JE000, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC 20546–0001. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection instrument(s) and instructions should be directed to Mr. Walter Kit, Reports Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer, NASA Headquarters, 300 E Street SW., Mail Code JE000, Washington, DC 20546, (202) 358–1350, walter.kit-1@nasa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Abstract This information collection is used to assess the contribution of NASA Small PO 00000 Frm 00099 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Business Innovation Research (SBIR) technology to the National Economy in accordance with the Government Performance and Results Act (GPRA). II. Method of Collection The survey will be electronic and is available on NASA’s SBIR Web site at http://www.sbir.nasa.gov/SBIR/ survey.html. Electronic submission of the subject information is available to 100% of all surveyed firms. III. Data Title: NASA Small Business Innovation Research Commercial Metrics. OMB Number: 2700—0095. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit. Estimated Number of Respondents: 1,000/once every 3 years. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 200. E:\FR\FM\03MYN1.SGM 03MYN1 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 85 / Wednesday, May 3, 2006 / Notices Estimated Total Annual Cost: $11,000. IV. Request for Comments Comments are invited on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of NASA, including whether the information collected has practical utility; (2) the accuracy of NASA’s estimate of the burden (including hours and cost) of the proposed collection of information; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of information technology. Dated: April 29, 2006. Patricia L. Dunnington, Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. E6–6699 Filed 5–2–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7510–13–P NATIONAL NANOTECHNOLOGY COORDINATION OFFICE Nanoscale Science, Engineering and Technology Subcommittee, National Science and Technology Council, Committee on Technology jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES ACTION: Notice of open meeting. SUMMARY: This notice announces the Workshop on Public Participation in Nanotechnology sponsored by the Nanoscale Science, Engineering and Technology (NSET) Subcommittee of the Committee on Technology, National Science and Technology Council (NSTC) through the National Nanotechnology Coordination Office (NNCO). The workshop will begin a dialogue on public engagement in nanotechnology-related issues and decisions. DATES AND ADDRESSES: The workshop will be held on Tuesday, May 30, 2006 from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Wednesday, May 31, 2006 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. All sessions of the workshop will be held at the Westin Arlington Gateway Hotel, 801 North Glebe Road, Arlington, Virginia 22202. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For information regarding this Notice, please contact Cate Alexander, National Nanotechnology Coordination Office. Telephone: (703) 292–4399. E-mail: calexand@nnco.nano.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Nanoscale Science Engineering and Technology (NSET) Subcommittee coordinates planning, budgeting, VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:19 May 02, 2006 Jkt 208001 program implementation and review to ensure a balanced and comprehensive National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI). The NSET Subcommittee is composed of representatives from agencies participating in the NNI. The NNCO assists the NSET Subcommittee in coordinating the NNI. The purpose of the workshop is to explore various methods of public participation and to provide feedback to the NNCO and NSET Subcommittee regarding which methods might be appropriate for public engagement in nanotechnology. Experts from the field of public participation, risk communications and science education, as well as researchers on societal implications and public perceptions will give presentations. Participants will be involved in discussions on related topics. Public Participation: This meeting is open to the public, up to the limit set by hotel fire codes. Participants will be able to voice their opinions in open workshop discussions. Pre-registration is required for participation. For information regarding space availability and registration, contact Cate Alexander, National Nanotechnology Coordination Office. Telephone: (703) 292–4399. E-mail: calexand@nnco.nano.gov. E. Clayton Teague, Director, National Nanotechnology Coordination Office. [FR Doc. E6–6666 Filed 5–2–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3170–W6–P NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION Notice of Meeting; Sunshine Act National Science Foundation, National Science Board and its Subdivisions. DATE AND TIME: May 9–10, 2006. May 9, 2006 7:45 a.m.–3:45 p.m. Sessions: 7:45 a.m.–8:45 a.m. Open. 8:45 a.m.–9:30 a.m. Open. 9:30 a.m.–10:15 a.m. Open. 10:15 a.m.–10:45 a.m. Open. 10:45 a.m.–11:15 a.m. Open. 11:15 a.m.–11:45 a.m. Closed. 12:45 p.m.–2:30 p.m. Open. 2:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m. Open. 3:30 p.m.–3:45 p.m. Closed. May 10, 2006 7:45 a.m.–3 p.m. Sessions: 7:45 a.m.–8:15 a.m. Open. 8:15 a.m.–10:15 a.m. Open. 10:15 a.m.–11:45 a.m. Closed. 11:45 a.m.–12 noon Open. 12 p.m.–12:15 p.m. Closed. 1 p.m.–1:15 p.m. Executive Closed. AGENCY HOLDING MEETING: PO 00000 Frm 00100 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 26117 1:15 p.m.–1:30 p.m. Closed. 1:30 p.m.–3 p.m. Open. PLACE: National Science Foundation, 4201 Wilson Blvd, Room 1235, Arlington, VA 22230. PUBLIC MEETING ATTENDANCE: All visitors must report to the NSF’s visitor’s desk at the 9th and N. Stuart Streets entrance to receive a visitor’s badge. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Please refer to the National Science Board Web site (http://www.nsf.gov/nsb) for updated schedule. NSB Officer: Dr. Robert Webber, (703) 292–7000. STATUS: Part of this meeting will be closed to the public. Part of this meeting will be open to the public. MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: Tuesday, May 9, 2006 Open Committee on Programs and Plans Subcommittee on Polar Issues (7:45 a.m.–8:45 a.m.) Room 1235. • Approval of March 2006 Minutes. • OPP Director’s report. • IPY Planning for an Arctic Observing Network. • USAP and Non-Native Species in Antarctica. • Report from NSB Members on Travel to Antarctic. Committee on Programs and Plans Task Force on Hurricane Science and Engineering (8:45 a.m.–9:30 a.m.), Room 1235. • Approval of March 2006 Minutes. • Outcomes of Hurricane Science and Engineering Workshop at the Florida Institute for Human and Machine Cognition on April 18, 2006. • Future Activities of the Task Force. Committee on Education and Human Resources Subcommittee on Science and Engineering Indicators (9:30 a.m.–10:15 a.m.), Room 1235. • Approval of March 2006 Minutes. • Chairman’s Remarks. • Continued Discussion on the Evolution of Indicators. • Miscellaneous Topics. Committee on Programs and Plans Task Force on International Science (10:15 a.m.–10:45 a.m.), Room 1235. • Approval of March 2006 Minutes. • Update on May 11 Hearing and Roundtable Discussion. • Discussion of Future Task Force Activities. Committee on Audit and Oversight (10:45 a.m.–11:15 a.m.), Room 1235. • Approval of March 2006 Minutes. • OIG Semiannual Report and Management Response. • Chief Financial Officer’s Update. Committee on Education and Human Resources (12:45 p.m.–2:30 p.m.), Room 1235. E:\FR\FM\03MYN1.SGM 03MYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 85 (Wednesday, May 3, 2006)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E6-6699]


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NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION


Notice of Information Collection

(06-028).

AGENCY: National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).

ACTION: Notice of information collection.

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SUMMARY: The National Aeronautics and Space Administration, as part of 
its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, 
invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this 
opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information 
collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. 
L. 104-13, 44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)).

DATES: All comments should be submitted within 60 calendar days from 
the date of this publication.

ADDRESSES: All comments should be addressed to Mr. Walter Kit, PRA 
Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer, JE000, National 
Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC 20546-0001.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or 
copies of the information collection instrument(s) and instructions 
should be directed to Mr. Walter Kit, Reports Officer, Office of the 
Chief Information Officer, NASA Headquarters, 300 E Street SW., Mail 
Code JE000, Washington, DC 20546, (202) 358-1350, walter.kit-
1@nasa.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

I. Abstract

    This information collection is used to assess the contribution of 
NASA Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) technology to the 
National Economy in accordance with the Government Performance and 
Results Act (GPRA).

II. Method of Collection

    The survey will be electronic and is available on NASA's SBIR Web 
site at http://www.sbir.nasa.gov/SBIR/survey.html. Electronic 
submission of the subject information is available to 100% of all 
surveyed firms.

III. Data

    Title: NASA Small Business Innovation Research Commercial Metrics.
    OMB Number: 2700--0095.
    Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.
    Affected Public: Business or other for-profit.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 1,000/once every 3 years.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 200.

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    Estimated Total Annual Cost: $11,000.

IV. Request for Comments

    Comments are invited on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of 
information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of 
NASA, including whether the information collected has practical 
utility; (2) the accuracy of NASA's estimate of the burden (including 
hours and cost) of the proposed collection of information; (3) ways to 
enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be 
collected; and (4) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of 
information on respondents, including automated collection techniques 
or the use of other forms of information technology.

    Dated: April 29, 2006.
Patricia L. Dunnington,
Chief Information Officer.
 [FR Doc. E6-6699 Filed 5-2-06; 8:45 am]
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