Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request, 39397-39398 [E6-10880]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 133 / Wednesday, July 12, 2006 / Notices Title: Regulations Pertaining to Mergers, Acquisitions and Takeovers by Foreign Persons. Description: Treasury disseminates to other agencies that are members of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States information collected under the regulations from parties involved in a foreign acquisition of a U.S. company in order to do a national security analysis of the acquisition. Respondents: Business or other-forprofit. Estimated Total Reporting Burden: 3,900 hours. Clearance Officer: Francine Barber, (202) 622–1947, Department of the Treasury, 1500 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20220. OMB Reviewer: Alexander T. Hunt, (202) 395–7316, Office of Management and Budget, Room 10235, New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503. Michael A. Robinson, Treasury PRA Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. E6–10927 Filed 7–11–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–25–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request July 6, 2006. The Department of the Treasury has submitted the following public information collection requirement(s) to OMB for review and clearance under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104–13. Copies of the submission(s) may be obtained by calling the Treasury Bureau Clearance Officer listed. Comments regarding this information collection should be addressed to the OMB reviewer listed and to the Treasury Department Clearance Officer, Department of the Treasury, Room 11000, 1750 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20220. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before August 11, 2006 to be assured of consideration. sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES Internal Revenue Service (IRS) OMB Number: 1545–1520. Type of Review: Extension. Title: Revenue Procedure 2003–4 (Letter Rulings), Revenue Procedure 2003–5 (Technical Advice), Revenue Procedure 2003–6, and Revenue Procedure 2003–8 (User Fees). Description: The information requested in Revenue Procedure 2003– 4, Revenue Procedure 2003–6, and Revenue Procedure 2003–8 is required VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:23 Jul 11, 2006 Jkt 208001 to enable the Office of the Division Commissioner (Tax Exempt and Government Entities) of the Internal Revenue Service to give advice on filing, letter ruling, determination letter, and technical advice requests, to process such requests, and to determine the amount of any user fees. Respondents: Business or other forprofit, individuals and households, notfor-profit institutions, state, local or tribal governments, and farms. Estimated Total Burden Hours: 117,986 hours. OMB Number: 1545–0745. Type of Review: Extension. Title: LR–27–83 (Temporary) Floor Stocks or Refunds and Consumer Credits or Refunds With Respect to Certain Tax-Repealed Articles; Excise Tax on Heavy Trucks; LR–54–85 (Temporary) Excise Tax on Heavy trucks, Heavy Trailers and Semitrailers, and Tractors; Reporting and Recordkeeping Requirements. Description: LR–27–83 requires sellers of trucks, trailers and semitrailers, and tractors to maintain records of the gross vehicle weights of articles sold to verify taxability. LR–54–85 requires that if the sale is to be treated as exempt, the seller and the purchaser must be registered and the purchaser must give the seller a resale certificate. Respondents: Business or other forprofit. Estimated Total Burden Hours: 4,140 hours. OMB Number: 1545–1438. Type of Review: Extension. Title: CO–8–91 (Final) Distributions of Stock and Stock Rights. Description: The requested information is required to notify the Service that a holder of preferred stock callable at a premium by the issuer has made a determination regarding the likelihood of exercise of the right to call that is different from the issuer’s determination. Respondents: Business or other forprofit, individuals or households. Estimated Total Burden Hours: 333 hours. OMB Number: 1545–1059. Type of Review: Extension. Title: Form 7018—Employer’s Order Blank for Forms; Form 7018–A— Employer’s Order Blank for 2003 Forms. Form: Forms 7018 and 7018–A. Description: Forms 7018 and 7018–A allow taxpayers who must file information returns a systematic way to order information tax forms material. Respondents: Business or other forprofit. Estimated Total Burden Hours: 83,400 hours. PO 00000 Frm 00118 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 39397 Glenn P. Kirkland, (202) 622–3428, Internal Revenue Service, Room 6516, 1111 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20224. OMB Reviewer: Alexander T. Hunt, (202) 395–7316, Office of Management and Budget, Room 10235, New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503. Robert Dahl, Treasury PRA Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. E6–10937 Filed 7–11–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Office of the Comptroller of the Currency Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Treasury. ACTION: Notice and request for comment. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The OCC, 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 a continuing information collection, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a respondent is not required to respond to, an information collection unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. The OCC is soliciting comment concerning its information collection titled, ‘‘(MA) Securities Exchange Act Disclosure Rules (12 CFR Part 11).’’ DATES: Comments must be received by September 11, 2006. ADDRESSES: Communications Division, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Public Information Room, Mailstop 1–5, Attention: 1557–0106, 250 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20219. In addition, comments may be sent by fax to (202) 874–4448, or by electronic mail to regs.comments@occ.treas.gov. You can inspect and photocopy the comments at the OCC’s Public Information Room, 250 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20219. You can make an appointment to inspect the comments by calling (202) 874–5043. Additionally, you should send a copy of your comments to OCC Desk Officer, 1557–0106, by mail to U.S. Office of Management and Budget, 725, 17th Street, NW., #10235, Washington, DC 20503, or by fax to (202) 395–6974. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: You can request additional information or a E:\FR\FM\12JYN1.SGM 12JYN1 39398 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 133 / Wednesday, July 12, 2006 / Notices sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES copy of the collection from Mary Gottlieb, OCC Clearance Officer, or Camille Dickerson, (202) 874–5090, Legislative and Regulatory Activities Division, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, 250 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20219. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The OCC is proposing to extend OMB approval of the following information collection: Title: (MA) Securities Exchange Act Disclosure Rules (12 CFR part 11). OMB Number: 1557–0106. Description: This submission covers an existing regulation and involves no change to the regulation or to the information collection requirements. The OCC requests only that OMB approve its revised estimates. The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is required by statute to collect, through regulation, from any firm that is required to register its stock with the SEC certain information and documents. 12 U.S.C. 78m(a)(1). The OCC is required by statute to apply similar regulations to any national bank similarly required to be registered (those VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:23 Jul 11, 2006 Jkt 208001 with a class of equity securities held by 500 or more shareholders). 15 U.S.C. 78l(i). Part 11 ensures that ‘‘publicly owned national banks’’ provide adequate information about their operation to current and potential shareholders, depositors, and to the public. The OCC reviews the information to ensure that it complies with Federal law and makes public all information required to be filed under these rules. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Individuals; Businesses or other for-profit. Estimated Number of Respondents: 58. Estimated Total Annual Responses: 354. Frequency of Response: On occasion. Estimated Total Annual Burden: 2,205.5. Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized, included in the request for OMB approval, and become a matter of public record. Comments are invited on: PO 00000 Frm 00119 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 (a) Whether the collection of information is 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 collection of information; (c) Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; (d) Ways to minimize the burden of the collection on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology; and (e) Estimates of capital or startup costs and costs of operation, maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information. Dated: July 5, 2006. Stuart Feldstein, Assistant Director, Legislative and Regulatory Activities Division. [FR Doc. E6–10880 Filed 7–11–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–33–P E:\FR\FM\12JYN1.SGM 12JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 133 (Wednesday, July 12, 2006)]
[Notices]
[Pages 39397-39398]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E6-10880]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Office of the Comptroller of the Currency


Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Information 
Collection; Comment Request

AGENCY: Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Treasury.

ACTION: Notice and request for comment.

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SUMMARY: The OCC, 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 a continuing 
information collection, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 
1995. An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a respondent is not 
required to respond to, an information collection unless it displays a 
currently valid OMB control number. The OCC is soliciting comment 
concerning its information collection titled, ``(MA) Securities 
Exchange Act Disclosure Rules (12 CFR Part 11).''

DATES: Comments must be received by September 11, 2006.

ADDRESSES: Communications Division, Office of the Comptroller of the 
Currency, Public Information Room, Mailstop 1-5, Attention: 1557-0106, 
250 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20219. In addition, comments may be 
sent by fax to (202) 874-4448, or by electronic mail to 
regs.comments@occ.treas.gov. You can inspect and photocopy the comments 
at the OCC's Public Information Room, 250 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 
20219. You can make an appointment to inspect the comments by calling 
(202) 874-5043.
    Additionally, you should send a copy of your comments to OCC Desk 
Officer, 1557-0106, by mail to U.S. Office of Management and Budget, 
725, 17th Street, NW., 10235, Washington, DC 20503, or by fax 
to (202) 395-6974.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: You can request additional information 
or a

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copy of the collection from Mary Gottlieb, OCC Clearance Officer, or 
Camille Dickerson, (202) 874-5090, Legislative and Regulatory 
Activities Division, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, 250 E 
Street, SW., Washington, DC 20219.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The OCC is proposing to extend OMB approval 
of the following information collection:
    Title: (MA) Securities Exchange Act Disclosure Rules (12 CFR part 
11).
    OMB Number: 1557-0106.
    Description: This submission covers an existing regulation and 
involves no change to the regulation or to the information collection 
requirements. The OCC requests only that OMB approve its revised 
estimates.
    The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is required by statute 
to collect, through regulation, from any firm that is required to 
register its stock with the SEC certain information and documents. 12 
U.S.C. 78m(a)(1). The OCC is required by statute to apply similar 
regulations to any national bank similarly required to be registered 
(those with a class of equity securities held by 500 or more 
shareholders). 15 U.S.C. 78l(i). Part 11 ensures that ``publicly owned 
national banks'' provide adequate information about their operation to 
current and potential shareholders, depositors, and to the public. The 
OCC reviews the information to ensure that it complies with Federal law 
and makes public all information required to be filed under these 
rules.
    Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.
    Affected Public: Individuals; Businesses or other for-profit.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 58.
    Estimated Total Annual Responses: 354.
    Frequency of Response: On occasion.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden: 2,205.5.
    Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized, 
included in the request for OMB approval, and become a matter of public 
record. Comments are invited on:
    (a) Whether the collection of information is 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 
collection of information;
    (c) Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information to be collected;
    (d) Ways to minimize the burden of the collection on respondents, 
including through the use of automated collection techniques or other 
forms of information technology; and
    (e) Estimates of capital or startup costs and costs of operation, 
maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information.

    Dated: July 5, 2006.
Stuart Feldstein,
Assistant Director, Legislative and Regulatory Activities Division.
[FR Doc. E6-10880 Filed 7-11-06; 8:45 am]
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