Notice of Proposed Information Collection for 1029-0115, 1029-0116, and 1029-0117, 53476-53477 [06-7562]

Download as PDF 53476 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 175 / Monday, September 11, 2006 / Notices associated funerary objects should contact Jennifer Kolb, Deputy Director, Museum Division, Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706–1482, telephone (608) 264–2461, before October 11, 2006. Repatriation of the human remains and associated funerary objects to the Ho-Chunk Nation of Wisconsin and Iowa Tribe of Oklahoma may proceed after that date if no additional claimants come forward. The Wisconsin Historical Society is responsible for notifying the Ho-Chunk Nation of Wisconsin and Iowa Tribe of Oklahoma that this notice has been published. Dated: August 21, 2006 C. Timothy McKeown, Acting Manager, National NAGPRA Program. [FR Doc. E6–14930 Filed 9–8–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4312–50–S DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement Notice of Proposed Information Collection for 1029–0051 and 1029– 0120 Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSM) is announcing its intention to request approval to continue the collections of information under 30 CFR Part 840, Permanent Program Inspection and Enforcement Procedures, and two Technical Training Program forms for nominations and payment of travel and per diem expenses. These information collection activities were previously approved by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), and assigned clearance numbers 1029–0051 and –0120, respectively. DATES: Comments on the proposed information collection activities must be received by November 13, 2006, to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Comments may be mailed to John A. Trelease, Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement, 1951 Constitution Ave., NW., Room 202–SIB, Washington, DC 20240. Comments may also be submitted electronically to jtrelease@osmre.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To request a copy of the information collection request, explanatory information and related forms, contact rwilkins on PROD1PC61 with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:03 Sep 08, 2006 Jkt 208001 John A. Trelease, at (202) 208–2783 or by e-mail. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: OMB regulations at 5 CFR 1320, which implement provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13), require that interested members of the public and affected agencies have an opportunity to comment on information collection and recordkeeping activities [see 5 CFR 1320.8(d)]. This notice identifies information collections that OSM will be submitting to OMB for renewed approval. These collections are contained in (1) 30 CFR Part 840, Permanent Program Inspection and Enforcement Procedures (1029–0051); and (2) OSM’s Technical Training Program Non-Federal Nomination Form, and Request for Payment of Travel and Per Diem Form (1029–0120). OSM will request a 3-year term of approval for each information collection activity. Comments are invited on: (1) The need for the collection of informatio for the performance of the functions of the agency; (2) the accuracy of the agency’s burden estimates;(3) ways to enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information collection; and (4) ways to minimize the information collection burden on respondents, such as use of automated means of collection of the information . A summary of the public comments will accompany OSM’s submission of the information collection request to OMB. The following information is provided for each information collection: (1) Title of the information collection; (2) OMB control number; (3) summary of the information collection activity; and (4) frequency of collection, description of the respondents, estimated total annual responses, and the total annual reporting and recordkeeping burden for the collection of information. Title: Permanent Program Inspection and Enforcement Procedures, 30 CFR Part 840. OMB Control Number: 1029–0051. Abstract: This provision requires the regulatory authority to conduct periodic inspections of coal mining activities, and prepare and maintain inspection reports for public review. This information is necessary to meet the requirements of the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 and its public participation provisions. Public review assures the public that the State is meeting the requirements for the Act and approved State regulatory program. Bureau Form Number: None. Frequency of Collection: Once, monthly, quarterly, and annually. Description of Respondents: State Regualtory Authorities. PO 00000 Frm 00115 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Total Annual Responses: 790,486. Total Annual Burden Hours: 519,572. Title: Technical Training Program Non-Federal Nomination Form and Request for Payment of Travel and Per Diem Form. OMB Control Number: 1029–0120. Summary: The information is used to identify and evaluate the training courses requested by students to enhance their job performance, to calculate the number of classes and instructors needed to complete OSM’s technical training mission, and to estimate costs to the training program. Bureau Form Numbers: OSM 105, OSM 140. Frequency of Collection: Once. Description of Respondents: State and Tribal regulatory and reclamation employees and industry personnel. Total Annual Responses: 1,800. Total Annual Burden Hours: 150 hours. Dated: September 5, 2006. John R. Craynon, Chief, Division of Regulatory Support. [FR Doc. 06–7561 Filed 9–8–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–05–M DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement Notice of Proposed Information Collection for 1029–0115, 1029–0116, and 1029–0117 Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSM) is announcing its intention to request approval for the collections of information for 30 CFR parts 773, 774, and 778. DATES: Comments on the proposed information collection must be received by November 13, 2006, to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Comments may be mailed to John A. Trelease, Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement, 1951 Constitution Ave., NW., Room 202—SIB, Washington, DC 20240. Comments may also be submitted electronically to jtrelease@osmre.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To request a copy of the information collection request, explanatory information and related forms, contact John A. Trelease, at (202) 208–2783 or at the e-mail address listed above. E:\FR\FM\11SEN1.SGM 11SEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 175 / Monday, September 11, 2006 / Notices The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) regulations at 5 CFR 1320, which implement provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13), require that interested members of the public and affected agencies have an opportunity to comment on information collection and recordkeeping activities (see 5 CFR 1320.8(d)). This notice identifies information collections that OSM will be submitting to OMB for extension. These collections are contained in 30 CFR part 773 (Requirements for permits and permit processing), part 774 (Revision; Renewal; and Transfer, Assignment, or Sale of Permit Rights), and part 778 (Permit Applications—Minimum Requirements for Legal, Financial, Compliance, and Related Information). OSM has revised burden estimates, where appropriate, to reflect current reporting levels or adjustments based on reestimates of burden of respondents. OSM will request a 3-year term of approval for each information collection activity. Comments are invited on: (1) The need for the collection of information for the performance of the functions of the agency; (2) the accuracy of the agency’s burden estimates; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information collection; and (4) ways to minimize the information collection burden on respondents, such as use of automated means of collection of the information. A summary of the public comments will be included in the OSM’s submissions of the information collection requests to OMB. The following information is provided for each information collection; (1) Title of the information collection; (2) OMB control number; (3) summary of the information collection activity; and (4) frequency of collection, description of the respondents, estimated total annual responses, and the total annual reporting and recordkeeping burden for the collection of information. Title: Requirements for Permits and Permit Processing, 30 CFR 773. OMB Control Number: 1029–0115. Summary: The collection activities for this part ensure that the public has the opportunity of review permit applications period to their approval, and that applicants for permanent program permits or their associates who are in violation of the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act do not receive surface coal mining permits pending resolution of their violations. Bureau Form Number: None. Frequency of Collection: Once. Description of Respondents: Applicants for surface coal mining and rwilkins on PROD1PC61 with NOTICES SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:03 Sep 08, 2006 Jkt 208001 reclamation permits and State governments and Indian Tribes. Total Annual Respondents: 4,434. Total Annual Burden Hours: 34,650. Title: Revisions; Renewals; and Transfer, Assignment, or Sale of Permit Rights—30 CFR 774. OMB Control Number: 1029–0116. Summary: Sections 506 and 511 of Public Law 95–87 provide that persons seeking permit revisions, renewals, transfer, assignment, or sale of their permit rights for coal mining activities submit relevant information to the regulatory authority to allow the regulatory authority to determine whether the applicant meets the requirements for the action anticipated. Bureau Form Number: None. Frequency of Collection: On occasion. Description of Respondents: Surface coal mining permit applicants and State regulatory authorities. Total Annual Responses: 7,989. Total Annual Burden Hours: 63,905. Title: Permit Applications—Minimum Requirements for Legal, Financial, Compliance, and Related Information— 30 CFR 778. OMB Control Number: 1029–0117. Summary: Section 507(b) of Public Law 95–87 provides that persons conducting coal mining activities submit to the regulatory authority all relevant information regarding ownership and control of the property affected, their compliance status and history. This information is used to insure all legal, financial and compliance requirements are satisfied prior to issuance or denial of a permit. Bureau Form Number: None. Frequency of Collection: Once. Description of Respondents: Surface coal mining permit applicants and State regulatory authorities. Total Annual Responses: 3,085. Total Annual Burden Hours: 7,974. Dated: September 5, 2006. John R. Craynon, Chief, Division of Regulatory Support. [FR Doc. 06–7562 Filed 9–8–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–05–M DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Notice of Lodging of Partial Consent Decree Under the Clean Water Act Notice is hereby given that on August 15, 2006, a proposed Second Partial Consent Decree in United States v. City of San Diego, Civil Action No. 03–CV– 1349K (POR), was lodged with the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. The United States’ action is consolidated PO 00000 Frm 00116 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 53477 with San Diego Baykeeper, et al. v. City of San Diego, Civil Action No. 01–CV– 0550B (POR), and State of California v. City of San Diego, Civil Action No. 03– CV–1381J (POR). In this action the United States seeks penalties and injunctive relief to address sanitary sewer overflows and other violations of the Clean Water Act (‘‘Act’’) and the City of San Diego’s National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit. Under this Second Partial Consent Decree, the City will, among other requirements: (1) Inspect, rehabilitate, and replace portions of the sewer system; (2) control root problems; (3) clean a specified amount of sewer pipe; (4) implement a grease blockage control program; and (5) perform analyses of canyon-based sewer lines. The Department of Justice will receive for a period of thirty (30) days from the date of this publication comments relating to the Second Partial Consent Decree. Comments should be addressed to the Assistant Attorney General, Environment and Natural Resources Division, P.O. Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044–7611, and should refer to United States v. City of San Diego, Civil Action No. 03–CV–1349K (POR), D.J. Ref. 90– 5–1–1–4364/1. The Second Partial Consent Decree may be examined at U.S. EPA Region 9, 75 Hawthorne Street, San Francisco, California 94105. During the public comment period, the Second Partial Consent Decree may also be examined on the following Department of Justice Web site at http://www.usdoj.gov/enrd/ Consent_Decrees.html. A copy of the Second Partial Consent Decree may also be obtained by mail from the Consent Decree Library, P.O. Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044–7611 or by faxing or e-mailing a request to Tonia Fleetwood (tonia.fleetwood@usdoj.gov), fax no. (202) 514–0097, phone confirmation number (202) 514–1547. In requesting a copy from the Consent Decree Library, please enclose a check in the amount of $13.75 (25 cents per page reproduction cost) payable to the U.S. Treasury or, if by e-mail or fax, forward a check in that amount to the Consent Decree Library at the stated address. Henry Friedman, Assistant Section Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and Natural Resources Division. 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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement


Notice of Proposed Information Collection for 1029-0115, 1029-
0116, and 1029-0117

AGENCY: Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement.

ACTION:  Notice and request for comments.

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SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the 
Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSM) is 
announcing its intention to request approval for the collections of 
information for 30 CFR parts 773, 774, and 778.

DATES: Comments on the proposed information collection must be received 
by November 13, 2006, to be assured of consideration.

ADDRESSES: Comments may be mailed to John A. Trelease, Office of 
Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement, 1951 Constitution Ave., 
NW., Room 202--SIB, Washington, DC 20240. Comments may also be 
submitted electronically to jtrelease@osmre.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To request a copy of the information 
collection request, explanatory information and related forms, contact 
John A. Trelease, at (202) 208-2783 or at the e-mail address listed 
above.

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SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) 
regulations at 5 CFR 1320, which implement provisions of the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-13), require that interested members 
of the public and affected agencies have an opportunity to comment on 
information collection and recordkeeping activities (see 5 CFR 
1320.8(d)). This notice identifies information collections that OSM 
will be submitting to OMB for extension. These collections are 
contained in 30 CFR part 773 (Requirements for permits and permit 
processing), part 774 (Revision; Renewal; and Transfer, Assignment, or 
Sale of Permit Rights), and part 778 (Permit Applications--Minimum 
Requirements for Legal, Financial, Compliance, and Related 
Information).
    OSM has revised burden estimates, where appropriate, to reflect 
current reporting levels or adjustments based on reestimates of burden 
of respondents. OSM will request a 3-year term of approval for each 
information collection activity.
    Comments are invited on: (1) The need for the collection of 
information for the performance of the functions of the agency; (2) the 
accuracy of the agency's burden estimates; (3) ways to enhance the 
quality, utility and clarity of the information collection; and (4) 
ways to minimize the information collection burden on respondents, such 
as use of automated means of collection of the information. A summary 
of the public comments will be included in the OSM's submissions of the 
information collection requests to OMB.
    The following information is provided for each information 
collection; (1) Title of the information collection; (2) OMB control 
number; (3) summary of the information collection activity; and (4) 
frequency of collection, description of the respondents, estimated 
total annual responses, and the total annual reporting and 
recordkeeping burden for the collection of information.
    Title: Requirements for Permits and Permit Processing, 30 CFR 773.
    OMB Control Number: 1029-0115.
    Summary: The collection activities for this part ensure that the 
public has the opportunity of review permit applications period to 
their approval, and that applicants for permanent program permits or 
their associates who are in violation of the Surface Mining Control and 
Reclamation Act do not receive surface coal mining permits pending 
resolution of their violations.
    Bureau Form Number: None.
    Frequency of Collection: Once.
    Description of Respondents: Applicants for surface coal mining and 
reclamation permits and State governments and Indian Tribes.
    Total Annual Respondents: 4,434.
    Total Annual Burden Hours: 34,650.

    Title: Revisions; Renewals; and Transfer, Assignment, or Sale of 
Permit Rights--30 CFR 774.
    OMB Control Number: 1029-0116.
    Summary: Sections 506 and 511 of Public Law 95-87 provide that 
persons seeking permit revisions, renewals, transfer, assignment, or 
sale of their permit rights for coal mining activities submit relevant 
information to the regulatory authority to allow the regulatory 
authority to determine whether the applicant meets the requirements for 
the action anticipated.
    Bureau Form Number: None.
    Frequency of Collection: On occasion.
    Description of Respondents: Surface coal mining permit applicants 
and State regulatory authorities.
    Total Annual Responses: 7,989.
    Total Annual Burden Hours: 63,905.

    Title: Permit Applications--Minimum Requirements for Legal, 
Financial, Compliance, and Related Information--30 CFR 778.
    OMB Control Number: 1029-0117.
    Summary: Section 507(b) of Public Law 95-87 provides that persons 
conducting coal mining activities submit to the regulatory authority 
all relevant information regarding ownership and control of the 
property affected, their compliance status and history. This 
information is used to insure all legal, financial and compliance 
requirements are satisfied prior to issuance or denial of a permit.
    Bureau Form Number: None.
    Frequency of Collection: Once.
    Description of Respondents: Surface coal mining permit applicants 
and State regulatory authorities.
    Total Annual Responses: 3,085.
    Total Annual Burden Hours: 7,974.

    Dated: September 5, 2006.
John R. Craynon,
Chief, Division of Regulatory Support.
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