Proposed Collections; Comment Request, 54532 [E6-15319]

Download as PDF 54532 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 179 / Friday, September 15, 2006 / Notices ‘‘applicable percentage’’ (currently 85 percent) of the annual rate of interest determined by the Secretary of the Treasury on amounts invested conservatively in long-term investment grade corporate bonds for the month preceding the beginning of the plan year for which premiums are being paid (the ‘‘premium payment year’’). Thus, the required interest rate to be used in determining variable-rate premiums for premium payment years beginning in September 2006 is 5.19 percent (i.e., 85 percent of the 6.11 percent composite corporate bond rate for August 2006 as determined by the Treasury). The following table lists the required interest rates to be used in determining variable-rate premiums for premium payment years beginning between October 2005 and September 2006. For premium payment years beginning in: The required interest rate is: October 2005 ........................ November 2005 .................... December 2005 .................... January 2006 ........................ February 2006 ...................... March 2006 ........................... April 2006 ............................. May 2006 .............................. June 2006 ............................. July 2006 .............................. August 2006 ......................... September 2006 ................... 4.62 4.83 4.91 4.86 4.80 4.87 5.01 5.25 5.35 5.36 5.36 5.19 Multiemployer Plan Valuations Following Mass Withdrawal jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES The PBGC’s regulation on Duties of Plan Sponsor Following Mass Withdrawal (29 CFR part 4281) prescribes the use of interest assumptions under the PBGC’s regulation on Allocation of Assets in Single-Employer Plans (29 CFR part 4044). The interest assumptions applicable to valuation dates in October 2006 under part 4044 are contained in an amendment to part 4044 published elsewhere in today’s Federal Register. Tables showing the assumptions applicable to prior periods are codified in appendix B to 29 CFR part 4044. Issued in Washington, DC, on this 11th day of September 2006. Vincent K. Snowbarger, Interim Director, Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation. [FR Doc. E6–15313 Filed 9–14–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7709–01–P VerDate Aug<31>2005 14:51 Sep 14, 2006 Jkt 208001 SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION Proposed Collections; Comment Request Upon Written Request, Copies Available From: Securities and Exchange Commission, Office of Filings and Information Services, Washington, DC 20549. Extensions: Schedule 14D–1F; OMB Control No. 3235–0376; SEC File No. 270–338; Schedule 14D–9F; OMB Control No. 3235–0382; SEC File No. 270–339 Notice is hereby given that pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.) the Securities and Exchange Commission (‘‘Commission’’) is soliciting comments on the collections of information summarized below. The Commission plans to submit these existing collections of information to the Office of Management and Budget for approval. Schedule 14D–1F (17 CFR 240.14d– 102) may be used by any person making a cash tender or exchange offer for securities of any issuer incorporated or organized under the laws of Canada or any Canadian province or territory that is a foreign private issuer, where less than 40% of the outstanding class of such issuer’s securities that is the subject of the offer is held by U.S. holders. Schedule 14D–1F is designed to facilitate cross-border transactions in securities of Canadian issuers. The information required to be filed with the Commission is intended to permit verification of compliance with the securities law requirements and assures the public availability of such information. Schedule 14D–1F takes approximately 2 hours per response to prepare and is filed by 5 respondents annually for a total reporting burden of 10 hours. Schedule 14D–9F (17 CFR 240.14d– 103) is used by any issuer incorporated or organized under the laws of Canada or any Canadian province or territory that is a foreign private issuer, or by any director or officer of such issuer, where the issuer is the subject of a cash tender or exchange offer for a class of securities filed on Schedule 14D–1F. The information required to be filed with the Commission is intended to permit verification of compliance with the securities law requirements and assures the public availability of such information. Schedule 14D–9F takes approximately 2 hours per response to prepare and is filed by 5 respondents annually for a total reporting burden of 10 hours. PO 00000 Frm 00080 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Written comments are invited on: (a) Whether these proposed collections of information are necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden imposed by the collections of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Consideration will be given to comments and suggestions submitted in writing within 60 days of this publication. Please direct your written comments to R. Corey Booth, Director/Chief Information Officer, Securities and Exchange Commission, c/o Shirley Martinson, 6432 General Green Way, Alexandria, Virginia 22312; or send an e-mail to: PRA_Mailbox@sec.gov. Dated: September 6, 2006. Nancy M. Morris, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–15319 Filed 9–14–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8010–01–P SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION [Release No. IC–27478; File No. 812–13022] IDS Life Insurance Company, et al., Notice of Application September 8, 2006. Securities and Exchange Commission (‘‘Commission’’). ACTION: Notice of an application for an order pursuant to Section 6(c) of the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended (‘‘1940 Act’’) granting exemptions from the provisions of Sections 2(a)(32), 22(c) and 27(i)(2)(A) of the 1940 Act and Rule 22c–1 thereunder. AGENCY: Applicants: IDS Life Insurance Company (‘‘IDS Life’’), IDS Life Insurance Company of New York (‘‘IDS Life of New York’’), American Enterprise Life Insurance Company (‘‘American Enterprise Life’’), American Centurion Life Assurance Company (‘‘American Centurion Life’’) (each, an ‘‘Insurance Company’’ and collectively, the ‘‘Insurance Companies’’), Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc.1 (‘‘Ameriprise Financial Services’’), IDS 1 Formerly American Express Financial Advisors Inc. E:\FR\FM\15SEN1.SGM 15SEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 179 (Friday, September 15, 2006)]
[Notices]
[Page 54532]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E6-15319]


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SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION


Proposed Collections; Comment Request

Upon Written Request, Copies Available From: Securities and Exchange 
Commission, Office of Filings and Information Services, Washington, DC 
20549.

Extensions: Schedule 14D-1F; OMB Control No. 3235-0376; SEC File No. 
270-338; Schedule 14D-9F; OMB Control No. 3235-0382; SEC File No. 
270-339

    Notice is hereby given that pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act 
of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.) the Securities and Exchange Commission 
(``Commission'') is soliciting comments on the collections of 
information summarized below. The Commission plans to submit these 
existing collections of information to the Office of Management and 
Budget for approval.
    Schedule 14D-1F (17 CFR 240.14d-102) may be used by any person 
making a cash tender or exchange offer for securities of any issuer 
incorporated or organized under the laws of Canada or any Canadian 
province or territory that is a foreign private issuer, where less than 
40% of the outstanding class of such issuer's securities that is the 
subject of the offer is held by U.S. holders. Schedule 14D-1F is 
designed to facilitate cross-border transactions in securities of 
Canadian issuers. The information required to be filed with the 
Commission is intended to permit verification of compliance with the 
securities law requirements and assures the public availability of such 
information. Schedule 14D-1F takes approximately 2 hours per response 
to prepare and is filed by 5 respondents annually for a total reporting 
burden of 10 hours.
    Schedule 14D-9F (17 CFR 240.14d-103) is used by any issuer 
incorporated or organized under the laws of Canada or any Canadian 
province or territory that is a foreign private issuer, or by any 
director or officer of such issuer, where the issuer is the subject of 
a cash tender or exchange offer for a class of securities filed on 
Schedule 14D-1F. The information required to be filed with the 
Commission is intended to permit verification of compliance with the 
securities law requirements and assures the public availability of such 
information. Schedule 14D-9F takes approximately 2 hours per response 
to prepare and is filed by 5 respondents annually for a total reporting 
burden of 10 hours.
    Written comments are invited on: (a) Whether these proposed 
collections of information are necessary for the proper performance of 
the functions of the agency, including whether the information will 
have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency's estimate of 
the burden imposed by the collections of information; (c) ways to 
enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information collected; 
and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on 
respondents, including through the use of automated collection 
techniques or other forms of information technology. Consideration will 
be given to comments and suggestions submitted in writing within 60 
days of this publication.
    Please direct your written comments to R. Corey Booth, Director/
Chief Information Officer, Securities and Exchange Commission, c/o 
Shirley Martinson, 6432 General Green Way, Alexandria, Virginia 22312; 
or send an e-mail to: PRA--Mailbox@sec.gov.

    Dated: September 6, 2006.
Nancy M. Morris,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. E6-15319 Filed 9-14-06; 8:45 am]
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