Federal Acquisition Regulation; Submission for OMB Review; Service Contracting, 29616 [06-4743]

Download as PDF 29616 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 99 / Tuesday, May 23, 2006 / Notices of the collection of information, including suggestions for reducing this burden to: FAR Desk Officer, OMB, Room 10102, NEOB, Washington, DC 20503, and a copy to the General Services Administration, FAR Secretariat (VIR), 1800 F Street, NW, Room 4035, Washington, DC 20405. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT Mr. Ernest Woodson, Contract Policy Division, GSA, (202) 501–3775. A. Purpose The Central Contractor Registration (CCR) is the primary vendor database for the U.S. Federal Government. CCR collects, validates, stores, and disseminates data in support of agency acquisition missions. Both current and potential Federal Government vendors are required to register in CCR in order to be awarded contracts by the Federal Government. Vendors are required to complete a onetime registration to provide basic information relevant to procurement and financial transactions. Vendors must update or renew their registration at least once per year to maintain an active status. CCR validates the vendor information and electronically shares the secure and encrypted data with Federal agency finance offices to facilitate paperless payments through electronic funds transfer (EFT). Additionally, CCR shares the data with Federal Government procurement and electronic business systems. B. Annual Reporting Burden rmajette on PROD1PC67 with NOTICES Respondents: 87,677. Responses Per Respondent: 1. Annual Responses: 87,677. Hours Per Response: 1. Total Burden Hours: 87,677. Obtaining Copies of Proposals: Requesters may obtain a copy of the information collection documents from the General Services Administration, FAR Secretariat (VIR), Room 4035, 1800 F Street, NW, Washington, DC 20405, telephone (202) 501–4755. Please cite OMB Control Number 9000–0159, Central Contractor Registration, in all correspondence. BILLING CODE 6820–EP–S VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:14 May 22, 2006 Jkt 208001 GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION [OMB Control No. 9000–0152] Federal Acquisition Regulation; Submission for OMB Review; Service Contracting SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Dated: May 16, 2006. Ralph De Stefano, Director, Contract Policy Division. [FR Doc. 06–4742 Filed 5–22–06; 8:45 am] DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE AGENCIES: Department of Defense (DOD), General Services Administration (GSA), and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). ACTION: Notice of request for public comments regarding an extension to an existing OMB clearance (9000–0152). SUMMARY: Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Secretariat has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve an extension of a currently approved information collection requirement concerning service contracting. A request for public comments was published in the Federal Register at 71 FR 5818 on February 3, 2006. No comments were received. Public comments are particularly invited on: Whether this collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of functions of the FAR, and whether it will have practical utility; whether our estimate of the public burden of this collection of information is accurate, and based on valid assumptions and methodology; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and ways in which we can minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, through the use of appropriate technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology. DATES: Submit comments on or before June 22, 2006. ADDRESSES: Submit comments, including suggestions for reducing this burden to: FAR Desk Officer, OMB, Room 10102, NEOB, Washington, DC 20503, and a copy to the General Services Administration, FAR Secretariat (VIR), 1800 F Street, NW, Room 4035, Washington, DC 20405. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT Mr. Michael Jackson, Contract Policy Division, GSA, 208–4949. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: PO 00000 Frm 00011 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 A. Purpose This FAR requirement implements the statutory requirements of Sec. 834, Pub. L. 101–510, concerning uncompensated overtime. The coverage requires that offerors identify uncompensated overtime hours and the uncompensated overtime rate for procurements valued at $100,000 or more. This permits Government contracting officers to ascertain cost realism of proposed labor rates for professional employees. B. Annual Reporting Burden Number of Respondents: 19,906. Responses Per Respondent: 1. Annual Responses: 19,906. Average Burden Per Response: 30 minutes. Total Burden Hours: 9,953. OBTAINING COPIES OF PROPOSALS: Requesters may obtain a copy of the information collection documents from the General Services Administration, FAR Secretariat (VIR), Room 4035, Washington, DC 20405, telephone (202) 501–4755. Please cite OMB Control Number 9000–0152, Service Contracting, in all correspondence. Dated: May 12, 2006. Ralph De Stefano, Director, Contract Policy Division. [FR Doc. 06–4743 Filed 5–22–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6820–EP–S DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Department of the Navy Meeting of the Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Executive Panel Department of the Navy, DOD. Notice of closed meeting. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: The CNO Executive Panel will report on the findings and recommendations of the China Subcommittee to the Chief of Naval Operations. The meeting will consist of discussions of the U.S. Navy’s maritime strategy for China. DATES: The meeting will be held on Friday, June 2, 2006, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Chief of Naval Operations office, Room 4E662, 2000 Navy Pentagon, Washington, DC 20350. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Commander Steve Vincent, CNO Executive Panel, 4825 Mark Center Drive, Alexandria, VA 22311, 703–681– 4906. 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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION

NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION

[OMB Control No. 9000-0152]


Federal Acquisition Regulation; Submission for OMB Review; 
Service Contracting

AGENCIES: Department of Defense (DOD), General Services Administration 
(GSA), and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).

ACTION: Notice of request for public comments regarding an extension to 
an existing OMB clearance (9000-0152).

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SUMMARY: Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 
(44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) 
Secretariat has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) 
a request to review and approve an extension of a currently approved 
information collection requirement concerning service contracting. A 
request for public comments was published in the Federal Register at 71 
FR 5818 on February 3, 2006. No comments were received.
    Public comments are particularly invited on: Whether this 
collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of 
functions of the FAR, and whether it will have practical utility; 
whether our estimate of the public burden of this collection of 
information is accurate, and based on valid assumptions and 
methodology; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information to be collected; and ways in which we can minimize the 
burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, 
through the use of appropriate technological collection techniques or 
other forms of information technology.

DATES: Submit comments on or before June 22, 2006.

ADDRESSES: Submit comments, including suggestions for reducing this 
burden to: FAR Desk Officer, OMB, Room 10102, NEOB, Washington, DC 
20503, and a copy to the General Services Administration, FAR 
Secretariat (VIR), 1800 F Street, NW, Room 4035, Washington, DC 20405.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT Mr. Michael Jackson, Contract Policy 
Division, GSA, 208-4949.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

A. Purpose

    This FAR requirement implements the statutory requirements of Sec. 
834, Pub. L. 101-510, concerning uncompensated overtime. The coverage 
requires that offerors identify uncompensated overtime hours and the 
uncompensated overtime rate for procurements valued at $100,000 or 
more. This permits Government contracting officers to ascertain cost 
realism of proposed labor rates for professional employees.

B. Annual Reporting Burden

    Number of Respondents: 19,906.
    Responses Per Respondent: 1.
    Annual Responses: 19,906.
    Average Burden Per Response: 30 minutes.
    Total Burden Hours: 9,953.
    OBTAINING COPIES OF PROPOSALS: Requesters may obtain a copy of the 
information collection documents from the General Services 
Administration, FAR Secretariat (VIR), Room 4035, Washington, DC 20405, 
telephone (202) 501-4755. Please cite OMB Control Number 9000-0152, 
Service Contracting, in all correspondence.

    Dated: May 12, 2006.
Ralph De Stefano,
Director, Contract Policy Division.
[FR Doc. 06-4743 Filed 5-22-06; 8:45 am]
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