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Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 206 / Wednesday, October 25, 2006 / Notices epilepsy; (3) directs and administers the development of a national, state, and local surveillance system of tracking health-related quality of life (HRQOL) among U.S. residents; (4) administers grants, cooperative agreements, contracts, and other procurement requests to implement evidence-based health promotion interventions and disseminate arthritis prevention and epilepsy education messages; (5) develops, validates, and refines HRQOL measure for use in tracking and prevention research at each life stage; (6) directs and coordinates the evaluation of community and statebased intervention programs for arthritis and epilepsy; (7) developes arthritis epidemiology capacity and other arthritis programmatic capabilities in state health department settings; and (8) disseminates health promotion and disease prevention information through national advocacy partners for arthritis and epilepsy. Dated: October 12, 2006. William H. Gimson, Chief Operating Officer, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). [FR Doc. 06–8869 Filed 10–24–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4160–18–M DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Food and Drug Administration [Docket No. 2006F–0409] Safe Foods Corporation; Filing of Food Additive Petition AGENCY: Food and Drug Administration, HHS. mstockstill on PROD1PC61 with NOTICES ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is announcing that Safe Foods Corporation has filed a petition proposing that the food additive regulations be amended to expand the conditions for the safe use of cetylpyridinium chloride as an antimicrobial agent in a pre-chiller or post-chiller solution for application to raw poultry carcasses. DATES: Submit written or electronic comments on the petitioner’s environmental assessment by November 24, 2006. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments to the Division of Dockets Management (HFA–305), Food and Drug Administration, 5630 Fishers Lane, rm. VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:12 Oct 24, 2006 Jkt 211001 1061, Rockville, MD 20852. Submit electronic comments to http:// www.fda.gov/dockets/ecomments. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Raphael Davy, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (HFS–265), Food and Drug Administration, 5100 Paint Branch Pkwy., College Park, MD 20740, 301–436–1272. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (section 409(b)(5) (21 U.S.C. 348(b)(5))), notice is given that a food additive petition (FAP 6A4767) has been filed by Safe Foods Corporation, c/o Keller and Heckman LLP, 1001 G St. NW., suite 500 West, Washington, D.C. 20001. The petition proposes to amend the food additive regulations in § 173.375 Cetylpyridinium chloride (21 CFR 173.375) to expand the conditions for the safe use of cetylpyridinium chloride as an antimicrobial agent in a pre-chiller or post-chiller solution for application to raw poultry carcasses. The potential environmental impact of this action is being reviewed. To encourage public participation consistent with regulations issued under the National Environmental Policy Act (40 CFR 1501.4(b)), the agency is placing the environmental assessment submitted with the petition that is the subject of this notice on public display at the Division of Dockets Management (see ADDRESSES) for public review and comment. Interested persons may submit to the Division of Dockets Management written or electronic comments by (see DATES). Two copies of any written comments are to be submitted, except that individuals may submit one copy. Comments are to be identified with the docket number found in brackets in the heading of this document. Received comments may be seen in the Division of Dockets Management between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. FDA will also place on public display any amendments to, or comments on, the petitioner’s environmental assessment without further announcement in the Federal Register. If, based on its review, the agency finds that an environmental impact statement is not required, and this petition results in a regulation, the notice of availability of the agency’s finding of no significant impact and the evidence supporting that finding will be published with the regulation in the Federal Register in accordance with 21 CFR 25.51(b). PO 00000 Frm 00060 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 62475 Dated: October 17, 2006. Laura M. Tarantino, Director, Office of Food Additive Safety, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition. [FR Doc. E6–17834 Filed 10–24–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4160–01–S DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Health Resources and Services Administration Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request Periodically, the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) publishes abstracts of information collection requests under review by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), in compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35). To request a copy of the clearance requests submitted to OMB for review, call the HRSA Reports Clearance Office on (301)–443–1129. The following request has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget for review under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995: Proposed Project: Grants for Hospital Construction and Modernization— Federal Right of Recovery and Waiver of Recovery (42 CFR Part 124, Subpart H) (OMB No. 0915–0099Extension) The regulation known as ‘‘Federal Right of Recovery and Waiver of Recovery,’’ provides a means for the Federal Government to recover grant funds and a method of calculating interest when a grant-assisted facility under Titles VI and XVI of the Public Health Service Act is sold or leased, or there is a change in use of the facility. It also allows for a waiver of the right of recovery under certain circumstances. Facilities are required to provide written notice to the Federal Government when such a change occurs and to provide copies of sales contracts, lease agreements, estimates of current assets and liabilities, value of equipment, expected value of land on the new owner’s books and remaining depreciation for all fixed assets involved in the transactions, and other information and documents pertinent to the change of status. Estimates of annualized burden are as follows: E:\FR\FM\25OCN1.SGM 25OCN1 62476 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 206 / Wednesday, October 25, 2006 / Notices Number of respondents Reporting requirements Reporting requirements 124.704(b) and 707 ............ Written comments and recommendations concerning the proposed information collection should be sent within 30 days of this notice to: John Kraemer, Human Resources and Housing Branch, Office of Management and Budget, New Executive Office Building, Room 10235, Washington, DC 20503. Dated: October 17, 2006. Cheryl R. Dammons, Director, Division of Policy Review and Coordination. [FR Doc. E6–17812 Filed 10–24–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4165–15–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES National Institutes of Health Proposed Collection; Comment Request; The Jackson Heart Study (JHS) SUMMARY: In compliance with the requirement of section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, for opportunity for public comment on proposed data collection projects, the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), the National Institutes of Health (NIH) will publish periodic summaries of proposed projects to be submitted to the Office of Responses per respondent 10 Hours per response Total responses 1 10 Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval. Proposed Collection Title: The Jackson Heart Study: Annual Follow-up with Third Party Respondents. Type of Information Collection Request: Revision of a currently approved collection (OMB NO. 0925– 0491). Need and Use of Information Collection: This project involves annual follow-up by telephone of participants in the JHS study, review of their medical records, and interviews with doctors and family to identify disease occurrence. Interviewers will contact doctors and hospitals to ascertain participants’ cardiovascular events. Information gathered will be used to further describe the risk factors, occurrence rates, and consequences of cardiovascular disease in African American men and women. Recruitment of 5,500 JHS participants began in September 2000 and was completed in March 2004. 5,302 participants completed a baseline Exam 1 that included demographics, psychosocial inventories, medical history, anthropometry, resting and ambulatory blood pressure, phlebotomy and 24hour urine collection, ECG, echocardiography, and pulmonary function. JHS Exam 2 began September 26 2005, with a more comprehensive Total burden hours 1.25 12.5 Exam 3 beginning in February 2009. The two new exams include some repeated measures from Exam 1 and several new components, including distribution of self-monitoring blood pressure devices. The continuation of the study allows continued assessment of subclinical coronary disease, left ventricular dysfunction, progression of carotid atherosclerosis and left ventricular hypertrophy, and responses to stress, racism, and discrimination as well as new components such as renal disease, body fat distribution and body composition, and metabolic consequences of obesity. Frequency of Response: One-time. Affected Public: Individuals or households; Businesses or other for profit; not-for-profit institutions. Type of Respondents: Middle aged and elderly adults; doctors and staff of hospitals and nursing homes. The annual reporting burden is as follows: Estimated Number of Respondents: 600; Estimated Number of Responses per Respondent: 1.0; Average Burden Hours per Response: 0.5; and Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours Requested: 300. The annualized cost to respondents is estimated at $6,500. There are no Capital Costs to report. There are no Operating or Maintenance Costs to report. ESTIMATE OF ANNUAL HOUR BURDEN Number of respondents Type of response Frequency of response Average time per response Annual hour burden 200 200 1 1 0.17 0.25 34 50 Total .......................................................................................................... mstockstill on PROD1PC61 with NOTICES Morbidity & Mortality AFU 3rd Party/Next-of-kin decedents ............................ Morbidity & Mortality AFU 3rd Party Physicians ............................................. 400 ........................ ........................ 84 Request for Comments: Written comments and/or suggestions from the public and affected agencies are invited on one or more of the following points: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the function of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) The accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:12 Oct 24, 2006 Jkt 211001 assumptions used; (3) Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) Ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To request more information on the proposed project or to obtain a copy of PO 00000 Frm 00061 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 the data collection plans and instruments, contact Ms. Cheryl Nelson, Project Officer, NIH, NHLBI, 6701 Rockledge Drive, MSC 7934, Bethesda, MD 20892–7934, or call non-toll-free number 301–435–0451 or E-mail your request, including your address to: NelsonC@nhlbi.nih.gov. Comments Due Date: Comments regarding this information collection are best assured of having their full effect if received within 60-days of the date of this publication. E:\FR\FM\25OCN1.SGM 25OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 206 (Wednesday, October 25, 2006)]
[Notices]
[Pages 62475-62476]
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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Health Resources and Services Administration


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

    Periodically, the Health Resources and Services Administration 
(HRSA) publishes abstracts of information collection requests under 
review by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), in compliance with 
the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35). To request 
a copy of the clearance requests submitted to OMB for review, call the 
HRSA Reports Clearance Office on (301)-443-1129.
    The following request has been submitted to the Office of 
Management and Budget for review under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 
1995:

Proposed Project: Grants for Hospital Construction and Modernization--
Federal Right of Recovery and Waiver of Recovery (42 CFR Part 124, 
Subpart H) (OMB No. 0915-0099Extension)

    The regulation known as ``Federal Right of Recovery and Waiver of 
Recovery,'' provides a means for the Federal Government to recover 
grant funds and a method of calculating interest when a grant-assisted 
facility under Titles VI and XVI of the Public Health Service Act is 
sold or leased, or there is a change in use of the facility. It also 
allows for a waiver of the right of recovery under certain 
circumstances. Facilities are required to provide written notice to the 
Federal Government when such a change occurs and to provide copies of 
sales contracts, lease agreements, estimates of current assets and 
liabilities, value of equipment, expected value of land on the new 
owner's books and remaining depreciation for all fixed assets involved 
in the transactions, and other information and documents pertinent to 
the change of status.
    Estimates of annualized burden are as follows:

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                                                                        Number of      Responses per                       Hours per       Total burden
                       Reporting requirements                          respondents       respondent    Total responses      response          hours
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Reporting requirements 124.704(b) and 707..........................              10                1               10             1.25             12.5
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    Written comments and recommendations concerning the proposed 
information collection should be sent within 30 days of this notice to: 
John Kraemer, Human Resources and Housing Branch, Office of Management 
and Budget, New Executive Office Building, Room 10235, Washington, DC 
20503.

    Dated: October 17, 2006.
Cheryl R. Dammons,
Director, Division of Policy Review and Coordination.
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