Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request, 49459-49460 [E6-13939]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 163 / Wednesday, August 23, 2006 / Notices Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. Robert E. Feldman, Executive Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–13941 Filed 8–22–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6714–01–P FEDERAL MARITIME COMMISSION Notice of Agreements Filed The Commission hereby gives notice of the filing of the following agreements under the Shipping Act of 1984. Interested parties may submit comments on an agreement to the Secretary, Federal Maritime Commission, Washington, DC 20573, within ten days of the date this notice appears in the Federal Register. Copies of agreements are available through the Commission’s Office of Agreements (202–523–5793 or tradeanalysis@fmc.gov). Agreement No.: 011602–009. Title: Grand Alliance Agreement II. Parties: Hapag-Lloyd AG; CP Ships (UK) Limited; CP Ships USA LLC; Nippon Yusen Kaisha; and Orient Overseas Container Line, Inc.; Orient Overseas Container Line Limited; and Orient Overseas Container Line (Europe) Limited. Filing Party: Wayne R. Rohde, Esq.; Sher & Blackwell LLP; 1850 M Street, NW., Suite 900; Washington, DC 20036. Synopsis: The amendment adds a provision dealing with the employment of U.S. flag vessels under the agreement and updates Hapag-Lloyd’s corporate name. Agreement No.: 011971. Title: USL/ANL Space Charter Agreement. Parties: U.S. Lines Limited and ANL Singapore Pte Ltd. Filing Party: Robert B. Yoshitomi, Esq.; Nixon Peabody LLP; 2040 Main Street, Suite 850; Irvine, CA 92614. Synopsis: The agreement would authorize USL to charter space to ANL in the trade between Asia, Australia, and New Zealand and the U.S. Pacific Coast. By order of the Federal Maritime Commission. Dated: August 18, 2006. Bryant L. VanBrakle, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–13977 Filed 8–22–06; 8:45 am] sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES BILLING CODE 6730–01–P FEDERAL MARITIME COMMISSION Ocean Transportation Intermediary License Applicants Notice is hereby given that the following applicants have filed with the VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:04 Aug 22, 2006 Jkt 208001 Federal Maritime Commission an application for license as a Non-VesselOperating Common Carrier and Ocean Freight Forwarder-Ocean Transportation Intermediary pursuant to section 19 of the Shipping Act of 1984 as amended (46 U.S.C. app. 1718 and 46 CFR 515). Persons knowing of any reason why the following applicants should not receive a license are requested to contact the Office of Transportation Intermediaries, Federal Maritime Commission, Washington, DC 20573. Non-Vessel-Operating Common Carrier Ocean Transportation Intermediary Applicants Cargo Master, Inc., 2396 E. Pacifica Place, Suite 230, Rancho Dominguez, CA 90220. Officer: Mun K. Chong, President, (Qualifying Individual). S.L.C. Shipping Inc., 18910 E. Gale Avenue, #8, Rowland Heights, CA 91748. Officer: James Karshun Kwan, President, (Qualifying Individual). Titan Shipping Line Corp., 1627 81st Street, Brooklyn, NY 11214. Officer: Michekke Xiao, President, (Qualifying Individual). Non-Vessel-Operating Common Carrier and Ocean Freight Forwarder Transportation Intermediary Applicants Six-Master International Inc., 1971 W. 190th Street, Suite 150, Torrance, CA 90504. Officers: Jyhren Kuo, Managing Director, (Qualifying Individual), He Hu, CEO. Orion Cargo Services Inc., 940 Jefferson Avenue, Suite 1R, Elizabeth, NJ 07201–1375. Officer: Hector Vilchis, President, (Qualifying Individual). Ocean Freight Forwarder-Ocean Transportation Intermediary Applicants GM International Freight Forwarders Corp, dba GM International Freight Forwarders, 8438 NW 66 Street, Miami, FL 33166. Officers: Guillermo Lopez, President, (Qualifying Individual), Yessima Siles, Vice President. MBA Logistics, L.L.C., 11455 Narin Drive, Brighton, MI 48114. Officers: Martin Stapleton, Vice President, (Qualifying Individual), Seiko Stapleton, President. Daryl Flood Warehouse & Movers, Inc., Dallas, 450 Airline Drive, Coppell, TX 75019. Officers: J. Kelly O’Connor, Vice President, (Qualifying Individual), Daryl R. Flood, President. Dated: August 18, 2006. Bryant L. VanBrakle, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–13981 Filed 8–22–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6730–01–P PO 00000 Frm 00049 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 49459 FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (‘‘Board’’) ACTION: Notice of information collection to be submitted to OMB for review and approval under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. AGENCY: SUMMARY: In accordance with the requirements of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. chapter 35), the Board, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (‘‘FDIC’’), and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (‘‘OCC’’) (collectively, the ‘‘agencies’’), may not conduct or sponsor, and the respondent is not required to respond to, an information collection unless it displays a currently valid Office of Management and Budget (‘‘OMB’’) control number. On May 2, 2006, the Board, under the auspices of the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (‘‘FFIEC’’) and on behalf of the agencies, published a notice in the Federal Register (71 FR 25842) requesting public comment for 60 days on the extension, without revision, of the Country Exposure Report for U.S. Branches and Agencies of Foreign Banks (‘‘FFIEC 019’’), which is a currently approved information collection. The comment period for this notice expired on July 3, 2006. No comments were received. The Board hereby gives notice that it plans to submit to OMB on behalf of the agencies a request for approval of the FFIEC 019. DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before September 22, 2006. ADDRESSES: Interested parties are invited to submit written comments to the agency listed below. All comments, which should refer to the OMB control number, will be shared among the agencies. You may submit comments, identified by FFIEC 019 (7100–0213), by any of the following methods: • Agency Web Site: http:// www.federalreserve.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments on the http://www.federalreserve.gov/ generalinfo/foia/ProposedRegs.cfm. • Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. • E–mail: regs.comments@federalreserve.gov. Include the OMB control number in the subject line of the message. • FAX: 202–452–3819 or 202–452– 3102. E:\FR\FM\23AUN1.SGM 23AUN1 49460 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 163 / Wednesday, August 23, 2006 / Notices • Mail: Jennifer J. Johnson, Secretary, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, 20th Street and Constitution Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC 20551. All public comments are available from the Board’s web site at www.federalreserve.gov/generalinfo/ foia/ProposedRegs.cfm as submitted, unless modified for technical reasons. Accordingly, your comments will not be edited to remove any identifying or contact information. Public comments may also be viewed electronically or in paper in Room MP–500 of the Board’s Martin Building (20th and C Streets, N.W.) between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. on weekdays. Additionally, commenters should send a copy of their comments to the Desk Officer for the agencies by mail to U.S. Office of Management and Budget, 725 17th Street N.W., #10235, Washington, DC 20503 or by fax to 202– 395–6974. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Additional information or a copy of the collection may be requested from Michelle Long, Federal Reserve Board Clearance Officer, 202–452–3829, Division of Research and Statistics, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, 20th and C Streets, N.W., Washington, DC 20551. Telecommunications Device for the Deaf (TDD) users may call 202–263–4869, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, 20th and C Streets, N.W., Washington, DC 20551. sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES Proposal to request approval from OMB of the extension for three years, without revision, of the following currently approved collection of information: Report Title: Country Exposure Report for U.S. Branches and Agencies of Foreign Banks Form Number: FFIEC 019 OMB Number: 7100–0213 Frequency of Response: Quarterly Affected Public: U.S. branches and agencies of foreign banks Estimated Number of Respondents: 162 Estimated Average Time per Response: 10 hours Estimated Total Annual Burden: 6,480 hours General Description of Reports: This information collection is mandatory: 12 U.S.C. 3906 for all agencies; 12 U.S.C. 3105 and 3108 for the Board; sections 7 and 10 of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act (12 U.S.C. 1817, 1820) for the FDIC; and the National Bank Act (12 U.S.C. 161) for the OCC. The FFIEC 019 information collection is given confidential treatment under the VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:04 Aug 22, 2006 Jkt 208001 Freedom of Information Act (5 U.S.C. 552(b)(8)). Abstract: All individual U.S. branches and agencies of foreign banks that have more than $30 million in direct claims on residents of foreign countries must file the FFIEC 019 report quarterly. Currently, all respondents report adjusted exposure amounts to residents of their home country, regardless of amount, and to residents of the five other countries for which their adjusted exposure amounts are largest, provided these amounts are at least $20 million. The agencies collect these data to monitor the extent to which such branches and agencies are pursuing prudent country risk diversification policies and limiting potential liquidity pressures. No changes are proposed to the FFIEC 019 reporting form or instructions. Request for Comment Comments are invited on: a. Whether the information collection is necessary for the proper performance of the agencies’ functions, including whether the information has practical utility; b. The accuracy of the agencies’ estimate of the burden of the information collection, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; c. Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; d. Ways to minimize the burden of the information collection on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology; and e. Estimates of capital or start up costs and costs of operation, maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information. Comments submitted in response to this notice will be shared among the agencies. All comments will become a matter of public record. Written comments should address the accuracy of the burden estimate and ways to minimize burden including the use of automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of information technology as well as other relevant aspects of the information collection request. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, August 18, 2006. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E6–13939 Filed 8–22–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S PO 00000 Frm 00050 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM Change in Bank Control Notices; Acquisition of Shares of Bank or Bank Holding Companies The notificants listed below have applied under the Change in Bank Control Act (12 U.S.C. 1817(j)) and § 225.41 of the Board’s Regulation Y (12 CFR 225.41) to acquire a bank or bank holding company. The factors that are considered in acting on the notices are set forth in paragraph 7 of the Act (12 U.S.C. 1817(j)(7)). The notices are available for immediate inspection at the Federal Reserve Bank indicated. The notices also will be available for inspection at the office of the Board of Governors. Interested persons may express their views in writing to the Reserve Bank indicated for that notice or to the offices of the Board of Governors. Comments must be received not later than September 7, 2006. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City (Donna J. Ward, Assistant Vice President) 925 Grand Avenue, Kansas City, Missouri 64198-0001: 1. Helen D. Roberts Trust for Bruce Lauritzen, and by Elizabeth D. Lauritzen, as individual trustee, to acquire control of Cypress Corporation, all of Omaha, Nebraska, and thereby indirectly acquire voting shares of Sibley State Bank, Sibley, Iowa. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, August 18, 2006. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E6–13972 Filed 8–22–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services [CMS–5035–N] Medicare Program; Senior Risk Reduction Demonstration Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), HHS. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: This notice informs interested parties of an opportunity to apply to participate in a risk reduction/health management demonstration project. This notice also contains information on how to obtain the complete solicitation and supporting information. DATES: Applications will be considered timely if we receive them on or before November 21, 2006. E:\FR\FM\23AUN1.SGM 23AUN1

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FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM


Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB 
Review; Comment Request

AGENCY: Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (``Board'')

ACTION: Notice of information collection to be submitted to OMB for 
review and approval under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with the requirements of the Paperwork Reduction 
Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. chapter 35), the Board, the Federal Deposit 
Insurance Corporation (``FDIC''), and the Office of the Comptroller of 
the Currency (``OCC'') (collectively, the ``agencies''), may not 
conduct or sponsor, and the respondent is not required to respond to, 
an information collection unless it displays a currently valid Office 
of Management and Budget (``OMB'') control number.
    On May 2, 2006, the Board, under the auspices of the Federal 
Financial Institutions Examination Council (``FFIEC'') and on behalf of 
the agencies, published a notice in the Federal Register (71 FR 25842) 
requesting public comment for 60 days on the extension, without 
revision, of the Country Exposure Report for U.S. Branches and Agencies 
of Foreign Banks (``FFIEC 019''), which is a currently approved 
information collection. The comment period for this notice expired on 
July 3, 2006. No comments were received. The Board hereby gives notice 
that it plans to submit to OMB on behalf of the agencies a request for 
approval of the FFIEC 019.

DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before September 22, 2006.

ADDRESSES: Interested parties are invited to submit written comments to 
the agency listed below. All comments, which should refer to the OMB 
control number, will be shared among the agencies.
    You may submit comments, identified by FFIEC 019 (7100-0213), by 
any of the following methods:
     Agency Web Site: http://www.federalreserve.gov. Follow the 
instructions for submitting comments on the http://
www.federalreserve.gov/generalinfo/foia/ProposedRegs.cfm.
     Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. 
Follow the instructions for submitting comments.
     E-mail: regs.comments@federalreserve.gov. Include the OMB 
control number in the subject line of the message.
     FAX: 202-452-3819 or 202-452-3102.

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     Mail: Jennifer J. Johnson, Secretary, Board of Governors 
of the Federal Reserve System, 20th Street and Constitution Avenue, 
N.W., Washington, DC 20551.
    All public comments are available from the Board's web site at 
www.federalreserve.gov/generalinfo/foia/ProposedRegs.cfm as submitted, 
unless modified for technical reasons. Accordingly, your comments will 
not be edited to remove any identifying or contact information. Public 
comments may also be viewed electronically or in paper in Room MP-500 
of the Board's Martin Building (20th and C Streets, N.W.) between 9:00 
a.m. and 5:00 p.m. on weekdays.
    Additionally, commenters should send a copy of their comments to 
the Desk Officer for the agencies by mail to U.S. Office of Management 
and Budget, 725 17th Street N.W., 10235, Washington, DC 20503 
or by fax to 202-395-6974.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Additional information or a copy of 
the collection may be requested from Michelle Long, Federal Reserve 
Board Clearance Officer, 202-452-3829, Division of Research and 
Statistics, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, 20th and 
C Streets, N.W., Washington, DC 20551. Telecommunications Device for 
the Deaf (TDD) users may call 202-263-4869, Board of Governors of the 
Federal Reserve System, 20th and C Streets, N.W., Washington, DC 20551.

Proposal to request approval from OMB of the extension for three years, 
without revision, of the following currently approved collection of 
information:

    Report Title: Country Exposure Report for U.S. Branches and 
Agencies of Foreign Banks
    Form Number: FFIEC 019
    OMB Number: 7100-0213
    Frequency of Response: Quarterly
    Affected Public: U.S. branches and agencies of foreign banks
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 162
    Estimated Average Time per Response: 10 hours
    Estimated Total Annual Burden: 6,480 hours
    General Description of Reports: This information collection is 
mandatory: 12 U.S.C. 3906 for all agencies; 12 U.S.C. 3105 and 3108 for 
the Board; sections 7 and 10 of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act (12 
U.S.C. 1817, 1820) for the FDIC; and the National Bank Act (12 U.S.C. 
161) for the OCC. The FFIEC 019 information collection is given 
confidential treatment under the Freedom of Information Act (5 U.S.C. 
552(b)(8)).
    Abstract: All individual U.S. branches and agencies of foreign 
banks that have more than $30 million in direct claims on residents of 
foreign countries must file the FFIEC 019 report quarterly. Currently, 
all respondents report adjusted exposure amounts to residents of their 
home country, regardless of amount, and to residents of the five other 
countries for which their adjusted exposure amounts are largest, 
provided these amounts are at least $20 million. The agencies collect 
these data to monitor the extent to which such branches and agencies 
are pursuing prudent country risk diversification policies and limiting 
potential liquidity pressures. No changes are proposed to the FFIEC 019 
reporting form or instructions.

Request for Comment

    Comments are invited on:
    a. Whether the information collection is necessary for the proper 
performance of the agencies' functions, including whether the 
information has practical utility;
    b. The accuracy of the agencies' estimate of the burden of the 
information collection, including the validity of the methodology and 
assumptions used;
    c. Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information to be collected;
    d. Ways to minimize the burden of the information collection on 
respondents, including through the use of automated collection 
techniques or other forms of information technology; and
    e. Estimates of capital or start up costs and costs of operation, 
maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information.
    Comments submitted in response to this notice will be shared among 
the agencies. All comments will become a matter of public record. 
Written comments should address the accuracy of the burden estimate and 
ways to minimize burden including the use of automated collection 
techniques or the use of other forms of information technology as well 
as other relevant aspects of the information collection request.

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, August 18, 
2006.
Robert deV. Frierson,
Deputy Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. E6-13939 Filed 8-22-06; 8:45 am]
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