California Bay-Delta Public Advisory Committee Public Meeting, 26980-26981 [06-4306]

Download as PDF mstockstill on PROD1PC68 with NOTICES 26980 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 89 / Tuesday, May 9, 2006 / Notices 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 1615–0057 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 agencies 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: Application for Certificate of Citizenship. (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the Department of Homeland Security sponsoring the collection: Form N–600. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary: Individuals or households. The information collected on the Form N–600 is necessary for U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) to make a determination that the citizenship eligibility requirements and conditions are met by the applicant. (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: 88,500 responses at 1 hour and 35 minutes. (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:42 May 08, 2006 Jkt 208001 collection: 140,095 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 visit the USCIS Web site at: http://uscis.gov/ graphics/formsfee/forms/pra/index.htm. If additional information is required contact: USCIS, Regulatory Management Division, 111 Massachusetts Avenue, 3rd Floor, Washington, DC 20529 (202) 272–8377. Dated: May 4, 2006. Richard A. Sloan, Director, Regulatory Management Division, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. [FR Doc. E6–7018 Filed 5–8–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–10–P INTER-AMERICAN FOUNDATION Sunshine Act; Meetings May 22, 2006, 9 a.m.– 12:30 p.m. PLACE: 901 N. Stuart Street, Tenth Floor, Arlington, Virginia 22203. STATUS: Open session except for the portion specified as closed session as provided in 22 CFR part 1004.4 (f). MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: • Personnel Issues. • Approval of the Minutes of the October 14, 2005, Meeting of the Board of Directors. • President’s Report. • Fellowship Program. ´ • RedEAmerica Update. • Congressional Activities and Strategy. • Advisory Council. PORTIONS TO BE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC: • Approval of the Minutes of the October 14, 2005, Meeting of the Board of Directors. • President’s Report. • Fellowship Program. ´ • RedEAmerica Update. • Congressional Activities and Strategy. • Advisory Council. PORTIONS TO BE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC: • Personnel issues. Closed session as provided in 22 CFR part 1004.4 (f). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jennifer R. Hodges, General Counsel, (703) 306–4320. TIME AND DATE: Dated: May 4, 2006. Jennifer R. Hodges, General Counsel. [FR Doc. 06–4342 Filed 5–5–06; 10:30 am] BILLING CODE 7025–01–P PO 00000 Frm 00061 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Reclamation California Bay-Delta Public Advisory Committee Public Meeting Bureau of Reclamation, Interior. ACTION: Notice of meeting. AGENCY: SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, the California Bay-Delta Public Advisory Committee (Committee) will meet on May 25, 2006. The agenda for the Committee meeting will include discussions with State and Federal agency representatives on the status of the revitalization of the CALFED BayDelta Program including the 10-Year Action Plan and Program Plans, priority setting, the changing roles of the CALFED agencies, and the restructuring of the Committee Subcommittees. DATES: The meeting will be held on Thursday, May 25, 2006, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. If reasonable accommodation is needed due to a disability, please contact Colleen Kirtlan at (916) 445– 5511 or TDD (800) 735–2929 at least 1 week prior to the meeting. ADDRESSES: These meetings will be held at the John E. Moss Federal Building located at 650 Capitol Mall, 5th Floor, Sacramento, California. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Keith Coolidge, California Bay-Delta Authority, at (916) 445–5551, or Diane Buzzard, U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, at (916) 978–5022. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Committee was established to provide advice and recommendations to the Secretary of the Interior on implementation of the CALFED BayDelta Program. The Committee makes recommendations on annual priorities, integration of the eleven Program elements, and overall balancing of the four Program objectives of ecosystem restoration, water quality, levee system integrity, and water supply reliability. The Program is a consortium of State and Federal agencies with the mission to develop and implement a long-term comprehensive plan that will restore ecological health and improve water management for beneficial uses of the San Francisco/Sacramento and San Joaquin Bay Delta. Committee agendas and meeting materials will be available prior to all meetings on the California Bay-Delta Authority Web site at http:// calwater.ca.gov and at the meetings. These meetings are open to the public. Oral comments will be accepted from E:\FR\FM\09MYN1.SGM 09MYN1 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 89 / Tuesday, May 9, 2006 / Notices members of the public at each meeting and will be limited to 3–5 minutes. (Authority: The Committee was established pursuant to the Department of the Interior’s authority to implement the Water Supply, Reliability, and Environmental Improvement Act, Pub. L. 108–361; the Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act, 16 U.S.C. 661 et seq.; the Endangered Species Act, 16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.; and the Reclamation Act of 1902, 43 U.S.C. 391 et seq., and the acts amendatory thereof or supplementary thereto, all collectively referred to as the Federal Reclamation laws, and in particular, the Central Valley Project Improvement Act, 34 U.S.C. 3401) Dated: April 26, 2006. Allan Oto, Special Projects Officer, Mid-Pacific Region, U.S. Bureau of Reclamation. [FR Doc. 06–4306 Filed 5–8–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–MN–M DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Mine Safety and Health Administration Proposed Information Collection Request Submitted for Public Comment and Recommendations; Fire Protection (Underground Coal Mines) mstockstill on PROD1PC68 with NOTICES ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: The Department of Labor, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden conducts a pre-clearance consultation program to provide the general public and Federal agencies with an opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing collections of information in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA95) [44 U.S.C. 3506 (c)(2)(A)]. This program helps to ensure that requested data can be provided in the desired format, reporting burden (time and financial resources) is minimized, collection instruments are clearly understood, and the impact of collection requirements on respondents can be properly assessed. Currently, the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) is soliciting comments concerning the extension of the information collection related to the 30 CFR 75.1100–3, 75.1103–8, 75.1103– 11, and 75.1501; Fire Protection (Underground Coal Mines) and Mine Emergency Evacuation. DATES: Submit comments on or before July 10, 2006. ADDRESSES: Send comments to U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration, John Rowlett, Director, Management Services Division, 1100 Wilson Boulevard, Room VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:42 May 08, 2006 Jkt 208001 2134, Arlington, VA 22209–3939. Commenters are encouraged to send their comments on a computer disk, or via Internet e-mail to Rowlett.John@dol.gov, along with an original printed copy. Mr. Rowlett can be reached at (202) 693–9827 (voice), or (202) 693–9801 (facsimile). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Contact the employee listed in the ADDRESSES section of this notice. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background Under 30 CFR 75.1100–3, chemical fire extinguishers must be examined every 6 months and the date of the examination recorded on a permanent tag attached to the extinguisher. Under § 75.1103–8, a qualified person must examine the automatic fire sensor and warning device systems on a weekly basis, and must conduct a functional test of the complete system at least once a year. Under § 75.1103–11, each fire hydrant and hose must be tested at least once a year, and the records of those tests shall be kept in an appropriate location. Under § 75.1501, mine operators are to train all miners on the requirements and identity of the responsible person designated for emergency evacuation. Under § 75.1502, the program of instruction requires revisions to existing fire-fighting and evacuations plans to address emergencies, and requires training of miners regarding the mine emergency evacuation fire fighting plan for all emergencies created as a result of a fire, an explosion, or a gas or water inundation. II. Desired Focus of Comments MSHA is particularly interested in comments that: • 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 submissions of responses. PO 00000 Frm 00062 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 26981 A copy of the proposed information collection request can be obtained by contacting the employee listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section of this notice, or viewed on the Internet by accessing the MSHA home page (http://www.msha.gov) and then choosing ‘‘Statutory and Regulatory Information’’ and ‘‘Federal Register Documents.’’ III. Current Actions 30 CFR 75.1100–3, 75.1103–8, 75.1103–11, 75.1501 and 75.1502 requires chemical fire extinguishers to be examined every 6 months; requires operators to establish a program for the instruction of all miners in the proper fire fighting and evacuation procedures in the event of an emergency; requires operators to conduct fire drills; requires a qualified person to examine the automatic fire sensor and warning device systems; and requires that each fire hydrant and hose be tested; requires the mine operator to train all miners about the requirements of this section and the identity of the responsible person(s) designated by the operator for the work-shift. The operator also is required to instruct miners of any change in the identity of the responsible person before the start of their workshift and any change during the shift; includes all mine emergencies created as a result of a fire, an explosion, or a gas or water inundation in the program of instruction. This section required revisions to existing fire-fighting and evacuations plans to address these emergencies, required training of miners regarding the mine emergency evacuation fire-fighting plan, and requires that mine operators train miners in any revisions to the plan after its submission to MSHA for approval. Type of Review: Extension. Agency: Mine Safety and Health Administration. Title: Fire Protection (Underground Coal Mines). OMB Number: 1219–0054. Frequency: On Occasion. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit. Respondents: 634. Responses: 324,505. Total Burden Hours: 51,580 hours. Total Burden Cost (operating/ maintaining): $0. Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for Office of Management and Budget approval of the information collection request; they will also become a matter of public record. E:\FR\FM\09MYN1.SGM 09MYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 89 (Tuesday, May 9, 2006)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 06-4306]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Reclamation


California Bay-Delta Public Advisory Committee Public Meeting

AGENCY: Bureau of Reclamation, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of meeting.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, the 
California Bay-Delta Public Advisory Committee (Committee) will meet on 
May 25, 2006. The agenda for the Committee meeting will include 
discussions with State and Federal agency representatives on the status 
of the revitalization of the CALFED Bay-Delta Program including the 10-
Year Action Plan and Program Plans, priority setting, the changing 
roles of the CALFED agencies, and the restructuring of the Committee 
Subcommittees.

DATES: The meeting will be held on Thursday, May 25, 2006, from 9 a.m. 
to 4 p.m. If reasonable accommodation is needed due to a disability, 
please contact Colleen Kirtlan at (916) 445-5511 or TDD (800) 735-2929 
at least 1 week prior to the meeting.

ADDRESSES: These meetings will be held at the John E. Moss Federal 
Building located at 650 Capitol Mall, 5th Floor, Sacramento, 
California.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Keith Coolidge, California Bay-Delta 
Authority, at (916) 445-5551, or Diane Buzzard, U.S. Bureau of 
Reclamation, at (916) 978-5022.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Committee was established to provide 
advice and recommendations to the Secretary of the Interior on 
implementation of the CALFED Bay-Delta Program. The Committee makes 
recommendations on annual priorities, integration of the eleven Program 
elements, and overall balancing of the four Program objectives of 
ecosystem restoration, water quality, levee system integrity, and water 
supply reliability. The Program is a consortium of State and Federal 
agencies with the mission to develop and implement a long-term 
comprehensive plan that will restore ecological health and improve 
water management for beneficial uses of the San Francisco/Sacramento 
and San Joaquin Bay Delta.
    Committee agendas and meeting materials will be available prior to 
all meetings on the California Bay-Delta Authority Web site at http://
calwater.ca.gov and at the meetings. These meetings are open to the 
public. Oral comments will be accepted from

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members of the public at each meeting and will be limited to 3-5 
minutes.

(Authority: The Committee was established pursuant to the Department 
of the Interior's authority to implement the Water Supply, 
Reliability, and Environmental Improvement Act, Pub. L. 108-361; the 
Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act, 16 U.S.C. 661 et seq.; the 
Endangered Species Act, 16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.; and the Reclamation 
Act of 1902, 43 U.S.C. 391 et seq., and the acts amendatory thereof 
or supplementary thereto, all collectively referred to as the 
Federal Reclamation laws, and in particular, the Central Valley 
Project Improvement Act, 34 U.S.C. 3401)

    Dated: April 26, 2006.
Allan Oto,
Special Projects Officer, Mid-Pacific Region, U.S. Bureau of 
Reclamation.
[FR Doc. 06-4306 Filed 5-8-06; 8:45 am]
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