Information Collection Activities: Submission for the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Review; Comment Request, 45587-45588 [E6-12967]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 153 / Wednesday, August 9, 2006 / Notices ADAMS should contact the NRC PDR Reference staff by telephone at 1–800– 397–4209 or 301–415–4737, or by e-mail to pdr@nrc.gov. Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this 31st day of July 2006. For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. J.E. Dyer, Director, Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation. [FR Doc. E6–12912 Filed 8–8–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7590–01–P NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES Advisory Committee on Nuclear Waste, Meetings of the ACNW Ad Hoc Subcommittee on Waste Management and the ACNW Full Committee; Notice of Meeting The ACNW Ad Hoc Subcommittee on Waste Management will hold a meeting on August 15–16, 2006, Room T–2B3, 11545 Rockville Pike, Rockville, Maryland. The entire meeting will be open to public attendance. The agenda for the subject meeting shall be as follows: Tuesday and Wednesday, August 15– 16, 2006—8:30 a.m. until the conclusion of business. The Ad Hoc Subcommittee will discuss the following proposed ACNW reports: (1) Draft Standard Review Plan for Waste Determinations. (2) Predicting the Performance of Cementitious Barriers. (3) Draft Rule/Guidance on Preventing Legacy Sites. (4) Dry Cask Storage PRA. The Ad Hoc Subcommittee will gather information, analyze relevant issues and facts, and formulate proposed positions and actions, as appropriate, for deliberation by the full Committee on Thursday, August 17, 2006. Members of the public desiring to provide oral statements and/or written comments should notify the Designated Federal Official, Mr. Antonio F. Dias (telephone 301–415–6805) five days prior to the meeting, if possible, so that appropriate arrangements can be made. Electronic recordings will be permitted. Thursday, August 17, 2006—8:30 a.m. until the conclusion of business. The full Committee will discuss and approve the proposed ACNW reports noted above. Procedures for the conduct of and participation in ACNW meetings were published in the Federal Register on October 11, 2005 (70 FR 59081). In accordance with these procedures, oral VerDate Aug<31>2005 19:05 Aug 08, 2006 Jkt 208001 45587 or written statements may be presented by members of the public. Electronic recordings will be permitted only during those portions of the meeting that are open to the public. Persons desiring to make oral statements should notify Mr. Antonio F. Dias (telephone 301–415–6805), between 8:15 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET, as far in advance as practicable so that appropriate arrangements can be made to schedule the necessary time during the meeting for such statements. Use of still, motion picture, and television cameras during this meeting will be limited to selected portions of the meeting as determined by the ACNW Chairman. Information regarding the time to be set aside for taking pictures may be obtained by contacting the ACNW office prior to the meeting. In view of the possibility that the schedule for ACNW meetings may be adjusted by the Chairman as necessary to facilitate the conduct of the meeting, persons planning to attend should notify Mr. Dias as to their particular needs. Further information regarding this meeting can be obtained by contacting the Designated Federal Official between 7:30 a.m. and 4:15 p.m. (ET). Persons planning to attend this meeting are urged to contact the above named individual at least two working days prior to the meeting to be advised of any potential changes to the agenda. The Subcommittee will hear presentations from the Nuclear Energy Institute, the PWR Owners Group and several PWR sump screen vendors concerning their response to GSI–191 issues, including sump screen designs and testing, chemical effects, and downstream effects. The Subcommittee will also hear presentations by and hold discussions with representatives of the NRC staff, their contractors and other interested persons regarding this matter. The Subcommittee will gather information, analyze relevant issues and facts, and formulate proposed positions and actions, as appropriate, for deliberation by the full Committee. Members of the public desiring to provide oral statements and/or written comments should notify the Designated Federal Official, Mr. Ralph Caruso (Telephone: 301–415–8065) five days prior to the meeting, if possible, so that appropriate arrangements can be made. Electronic recordings will be permitted only during those portions of the meeting that are open to the public. Further information regarding this meeting can be obtained by contacting the Designated Federal Official between 7:30 a.m. and 4:15 p.m. (ET). Persons planning to attend this meeting are urged to contact the above named individual at least two working days prior to the meeting to be advised of any potential changes to the agenda. Dated: August 3, 2006. Michael R. Snodderly, Branch Chief, ACRS/ACNW. [FR Doc. E6–12915 Filed 8–8–06; 8:45 am] Dated: August 2, 2006. Michael R. Snodderly, Branch Chief, ACRS/ACNW. [FR Doc. E6–12914 Filed 8–8–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7590–01–P BILLING CODE 7590–01–P NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards; Subcommittee Meeting on Thermal-Hydraulic Phenomena; Notice of Meeting Information Collection Activities: Submission for the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Review; Comment Request The ACRS Subcommittee on ThermalHydraulic Phenomena will hold a meeting on August 23–24, 2006, 11545 Rockville Pike, Rockville, Maryland in Room T–2B3. The entire meeting will be open to public attendance, with the exception of portions that may be closed to discuss proprietary information of General Electric and other screen vendors pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552b( c)(4). The agenda for the subject meeting shall be as follows: Wednesday, August 23, 2006—8:30 a.m. until the conclusion of business; Thursday, August 24, 2006—8:30 a.m. until the conclusion of business. AGENCY: PO 00000 Frm 00072 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Office of Management and Budget. ACTION: Notice of the OMB review of information collection and solicitation of public comment. SUMMARY: The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has recently submitted to OMB for review the following three proposals for collection of information under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. 3501 et. seq). OMB Control No.: 0348–0004. Title: Request for Advance or Reimbursement. Form No.: SF–270. E:\FR\FM\09AUN1.SGM 09AUN1 jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES 45588 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 153 / Wednesday, August 9, 2006 / Notices Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Respondents: States, Local Governments, Universities, Non-Profit Organizations. Number of Responses: 100,000. Estimated Time Per Response: 60 minutes. Needs and Uses: The SF–270 is used to request funds for all nonconstruction grant programs when letters of credit or predetermined advance payment methods are not used. The Federal awarding agencies use information reported on this form for the award and general management of Federal assistance program awards. OMB Control No.: 0348–0002. Title: Outlay and Request for Reimbursement for Construction Programs. Form No.: SF–271. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Respondents: States, Local Governments, Universities, Non-Profit Organizations. Number of Responses: 40,000. Estimated Time Per Response: 60 minutes. Needs and Uses: The SF–271 is used to request reimbursement for all construction grant programs. The Federal awarding agencies use information reported on this form for the award and general management of Federal assistance program awards. OMB Control No.: 0348–0046. Title: Disclosure of Lobbying Activities. Form No.: SF–LLL. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Respondents: Contractors, States, Local Governments, Universities, NonProfit Organizations, For-Profit Organizations, Individuals. Number of Responses: 600. Estimated Time Per Response: 10 minutes. Needs and Uses: The SF–LLL is the standard disclosure form for lobbying paid for with non-Federal funds, as required by the Byrd Amendment and amended by the Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995. The Federal awarding agencies use information reported on this form for the award and general management of Federal contracts and assistance program awards. Abstract: On May 24, 2006, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) published a Notice in the Federal Register [71 FR 29991] seeking comments on the renewal without change of three standard forms, the SF– 270, Request for Advance or Reimbursement; the SF–271, Outlay VerDate Aug<31>2005 19:05 Aug 08, 2006 Jkt 208001 Report and Request for Reimbursement for Construction Programs; and the SFLLL, Disclosure of Lobbying Activities. These forms are required by OMB Circular A–102, ‘‘Grants and Cooperative Agreements with State and Local Governments,’’ and by OMB guidance at 2 CFR part 215, ‘‘Uniform Administrative Requirements for Grants and Agreements with Institutions of Higher Education, Hospitals, and Other Non Profit Organizations.’’ One comment was received, requesting a change to the instructions for completion of the SF–LLL, clarifying the reporting requirement. OMB has not received information from the procurement or the grants communities regarding confusion over the requirement to report on non-Federal funds used to engage lobbyists to influence a Federal award, therefore we have not changed the instructions. Copies of these standard forms can be downloaded from the OMB Grants Management home page (https:// www.whitehouse.gov/omb/grants). Comments and questions should be directed to the OMB Desk Officer by September 8, 2006. Comments received after this date will be considered if it is practical to do so, but assurance of consideration cannot be given to comments received after this date. Office of Management and Budget Gil Tran, Acting Chief, Financial Standards and Grants Branch. [FR Doc. E6–12967 Filed 8–8–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3110–01–P OFFICE OF THE UNITED STATES TRADE REPRESENTATIVE Revised Fiscal Year 2006 Tariff-Rate Quota Additional Allocations for Refined and Specialty Sugar; Initial Fiscal Year 2007 Tariff-Rate Quota Allocations for Raw Cane Sugar, Refined Sugar, Specialty Sugar, and Sugar-Containing Products; and Notice of Agreement Between the United States and Mexico on Market Access for Sweeteners Office of the United States Trade Representative. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) is providing notice of additional allocations of the in-quota quantity of the tariff-rate quotas for imported refined sugar and specialty sugar for the period October 1, 2005 through September 30, 2006 (FY 2006). USTR is also providing notice of country-by- PO 00000 Frm 00073 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 country allocations of the FY 2007 inquota quantity of the tariff-rate quota for imported raw cane sugar, refined sugar, specialty sugar and sugar-containing products. In addition, USTR is providing notice of Agreement between the United States and Mexico on Market Access for Sweeteners. EFFECTIVE DATE: August 9, 2006. ADDRESSES: Inquiries may be mailed or delivered to Leslie O’Connor, Director of Agricultural Affairs, Office of Agricultural Affairs, Office of the United States Trade Representative, 600 17th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20508. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Leslie O’Connor, Office of Agricultural Affairs, telephone: 202–395–6127 or facsimile: 202–395–4579. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to Additional U.S. Note 5 to chapter 17 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTS), the United States maintains a tariff-rate quota for imports of raw cane sugar and refined sugar. Section 404(d)(3) of the Uruguay Round Agreements Act (19 U.S.C. 3601(d)(3)) authorizes the President to allocate the in-quota quantity of a tariffrate quota for any agricultural product among supplying countries or customs areas. The President delegated this authority to the United States Trade Representative under Presidential Proclamation 6763 (60 FR 1007). FY 2006 On July 27, 2006, the Secretary of Agriculture increased the in-quota quantity of the tariff-rate quota for refined sugar for FY 2006 by 90,719 metric tons raw value, none of which is for specialty sugars. USTR is allocating a total of 26,681 metric tons raw value to Mexico. The remaining 64,038 metric tons raw value of the in-quota quantity may be supplied by any country on a first-come, first-served basis, subject to any other provision of law. The certificate of quota eligibility is required for sugar entering under the tariff-rate quota for refined sugar that is the product of a country that has been allocated a share of the tariff-rate quota for refined sugar. Also on July 27, 2006, the Secretary of Agriculture increased the in-quota quantity of the tariff-rate quota for specialty sugar for FY 2006 by 9,000 metric tons raw value. This quantity may be supplied by any country on a first-come, first-served basis, subject to any other provision of law. FY 2007 On July 27, 2006, the Secretary of Agriculture announced the sugar E:\FR\FM\09AUN1.SGM 09AUN1

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OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET


Information Collection Activities: Submission for the Office of 
Management and Budget (OMB) Review; Comment Request

AGENCY: Office of Management and Budget.

ACTION: Notice of the OMB review of information collection and 
solicitation of public comment.

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SUMMARY: The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has recently 
submitted to OMB for review the following three proposals for 
collection of information under the provisions of the Paperwork 
Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. 3501 et. seq).

    OMB Control No.: 0348-0004.
    Title: Request for Advance or Reimbursement.
    Form No.: SF-270.

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    Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.
    Respondents: States, Local Governments, Universities, Non-Profit 
Organizations.
    Number of Responses: 100,000.
    Estimated Time Per Response: 60 minutes.
    Needs and Uses: The SF-270 is used to request funds for all 
nonconstruction grant programs when letters of credit or predetermined 
advance payment methods are not used. The Federal awarding agencies use 
information reported on this form for the award and general management 
of Federal assistance program awards.

    OMB Control No.: 0348-0002.
    Title: Outlay and Request for Reimbursement for Construction 
Programs.
    Form No.: SF-271.
    Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.
    Respondents: States, Local Governments, Universities, Non-Profit 
Organizations.
    Number of Responses: 40,000.
    Estimated Time Per Response: 60 minutes.
    Needs and Uses: The SF-271 is used to request reimbursement for all 
construction grant programs. The Federal awarding agencies use 
information reported on this form for the award and general management 
of Federal assistance program awards.

    OMB Control No.: 0348-0046.
    Title: Disclosure of Lobbying Activities.
    Form No.: SF-LLL.
    Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.
    Respondents: Contractors, States, Local Governments, Universities, 
Non-Profit Organizations, For-Profit Organizations, Individuals.
    Number of Responses: 600.
    Estimated Time Per Response: 10 minutes.
    Needs and Uses: The SF-LLL is the standard disclosure form for 
lobbying paid for with non-Federal funds, as required by the Byrd 
Amendment and amended by the Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995. The 
Federal awarding agencies use information reported on this form for the 
award and general management of Federal contracts and assistance 
program awards.

    Abstract: On May 24, 2006, the Office of Management and Budget 
(OMB) published a Notice in the Federal Register [71 FR 29991] seeking 
comments on the renewal without change of three standard forms, the SF-
270, Request for Advance or Reimbursement; the SF-271, Outlay Report 
and Request for Reimbursement for Construction Programs; and the SF-
LLL, Disclosure of Lobbying Activities. These forms are required by OMB 
Circular A-102, ``Grants and Cooperative Agreements with State and 
Local Governments,'' and by OMB guidance at 2 CFR part 215, ``Uniform 
Administrative Requirements for Grants and Agreements with Institutions 
of Higher Education, Hospitals, and Other Non Profit Organizations.'' 
One comment was received, requesting a change to the instructions for 
completion of the SF-LLL, clarifying the reporting requirement. OMB has 
not received information from the procurement or the grants communities 
regarding confusion over the requirement to report on non-Federal funds 
used to engage lobbyists to influence a Federal award, therefore we 
have not changed the instructions.
    Copies of these standard forms can be downloaded from the OMB 
Grants Management home page (https://www.whitehouse.gov/omb/grants).
    Comments and questions should be directed to the OMB Desk Officer 
by September 8, 2006. Comments received after this date will be 
considered if it is practical to do so, but assurance of consideration 
cannot be given to comments received after this date.

Office of Management and Budget
Gil Tran,
Acting Chief, Financial Standards and Grants Branch.
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