Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comments Requested, 61071 [E6-17250]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 200 / Tuesday, October 17, 2006 / Notices Suite 1600, 601 D Street NW., Washington, DC 20530. Dated: October 12, 2006. Lynn Bryant, Department Clearance Officer, Department of Justice. [FR Doc. E6–17248 Filed 10–16–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–18–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Office of Justice Programs [OMB Number 1121–0094] Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comments Requested 60-day notice of information collection under review: Extension of a previously approved collection: The Annual Survey of Jails. bajohnson on PROD1PC69 with NOTICES ACTION: The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Statistics has submitted the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collected is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. Comments are encouraged and will be accepted for sixty days until December 18, 2006. This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10. If you have comments especially the estimated public burden or associated response time, suggestions, or need a copy of the proposed information collection instrument with instructions or additional information, please contact Todd D. Minton, Statistician (202) 305–9630, Bureau of Justice Statistics, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice, 810 Seventh Street NW., Washington, DC 20531. Request written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of the following four points: (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; VerDate Aug<31>2005 04:06 Oct 18, 2006 Jkt 211001 (3) Enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g. permitting electronic submission of responses. Overview of this information collection: (1) Type of information collection: Revision of a currently approved collection. (2) The title of the Form/Collection: The Annual Survey of Jails (ASJ). (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the Department of Justice sponsoring the collection: Form Number: CJ–5, CJ–5A, CJ–5B, and CJ–5B Addendum. Bureau of Justice Statistics, Office of Justice Programs, United States Department of Justice. (4) Affected public who will be asked to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary: County and city jail authorities and tribal authorities. This form is the only collection effort that provides an ability to maintain important jail statistics in years between jail censuses. The ASJ enables the Bureau; Federal, State, and local correctional administrators; legislators; researchers; and planners to track growth in the number of jails and their capacities nationally; as well as, track changes in the demographics and supervision status of jail population and the prevalence of crowding. (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: Nine hundred and forty-five respondents each taking an average 75 minutes to respond for collection forms CJ–5, CJ–5A, and CJ–5B. Sixty-eight respondents each taking an average of 30 minutes to respond for collection form CJ–5BAddendum. (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: There are an estimated 1,215 annual total burden hours associated with the collection. If additional information is required contact: Lynn Bryant, Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, Justice Management Division, Policy and Planning Staff, Patrick Henry Building, Suite 1600, 601 D Street NW., Washington, DC 20530. PO 00000 Frm 00058 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 61071 Dated: October 12, 2006. Lynn Bryant, Department Clearance Officer, PRA, Department of Justice. [FR Doc. E6–17250 Filed 10–16–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–18–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Office of the Secretary Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request October 11, 2006. The Department of Labor (DOL) has submitted the following public information collection request (ICR) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13, 44 U.S.C. chapter 35). A copy of this ICR, with applicable supporting documentation, may be obtained from RegInfo.gov at http://www.reginfo.gov/ public/do/PRAMain or by contacting Darrin King on 202–693–4129 (this is not a toll-free number)/e-mail: king.darrin@dol.gov. Comments should be sent to Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attn: OMB Desk Officer for the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), Office of Management and Budget, Room 10235, Washington, DC 20503, telephone: 202– 395–7316/fax: 202–395–6974 (these are not a toll-free numbers), within 30 days from the date of this publication in the Federal Register. The OMB is particularly interested in comments which: • Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; • Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; • Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and • Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. Agency: Bureau of Labor Statistics. Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection. E:\FR\FM\17OCN1.SGM 17OCN1

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DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Office of Justice Programs

[OMB Number 1121-0094]


Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; 
Comments Requested

ACTION: 60-day notice of information collection under review: Extension 
of a previously approved collection: The Annual Survey of Jails.

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    The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs, Bureau 
of Justice Statistics has submitted the following information 
collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for 
review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 
1995. The proposed information collected is published to obtain 
comments from the public and affected agencies. Comments are encouraged 
and will be accepted for sixty days until December 18, 2006. This 
process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10.
    If you have comments especially the estimated public burden or 
associated response time, suggestions, or need a copy of the proposed 
information collection instrument with instructions or additional 
information, please contact Todd D. Minton, Statistician (202) 305-
9630, Bureau of Justice Statistics, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. 
Department of Justice, 810 Seventh Street NW., Washington, DC 20531.
    Request written comments and suggestions from the public and 
affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are 
encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of the following 
four points:
    (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is 
necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, 
including whether the information will have practical utility;
    (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of 
the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the 
methodology and assumptions used;
    (3) Enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information to 
be collected; and
    (4) Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those 
who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, 
electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or 
other forms of information technology, e.g. permitting electronic 
submission of responses.
    Overview of this information collection:
    (1) Type of information collection: Revision of a currently 
approved collection.
    (2) The title of the Form/Collection: The Annual Survey of Jails 
(ASJ).
    (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the 
Department of Justice sponsoring the collection: Form Number: CJ-5, CJ-
5A, CJ-5B, and CJ-5B Addendum. Bureau of Justice Statistics, Office of 
Justice Programs, United States Department of Justice.
    (4) Affected public who will be asked to respond, as well as a 
brief abstract: Primary: County and city jail authorities and tribal 
authorities. This form is the only collection effort that provides an 
ability to maintain important jail statistics in years between jail 
censuses. The ASJ enables the Bureau; Federal, State, and local 
correctional administrators; legislators; researchers; and planners to 
track growth in the number of jails and their capacities nationally; as 
well as, track changes in the demographics and supervision status of 
jail population and the prevalence of crowding.
    (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount 
of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: Nine hundred 
and forty-five respondents each taking an average 75 minutes to respond 
for collection forms CJ-5, CJ-5A, and CJ-5B. Sixty-eight respondents 
each taking an average of 30 minutes to respond for collection form CJ-
5BAddendum.
    (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated 
with the collection: There are an estimated 1,215 annual total burden 
hours associated with the collection.
    If additional information is required contact: Lynn Bryant, 
Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, 
Justice Management Division, Policy and Planning Staff, Patrick Henry 
Building, Suite 1600, 601 D Street NW., Washington, DC 20530.

     Dated: October 12, 2006.
Lynn Bryant,
Department Clearance Officer, PRA, Department of Justice.
 [FR Doc. E6-17250 Filed 10-16-06; 8:45 am]
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