Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request, 1778 [E7-403]

Download as PDF 1778 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 9 / Tuesday, January 16, 2007 / Notices Arlington, VA 22230; Phone: 703–292– 4527, E-mail estrickl@nsf.gov. Russell Moy, Attorney-Advisor. [FR Doc. E7–558 Filed 1–12–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7555–01–P NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION Committee on Equal Opportunities in Science and Engineering, Notice of Meeting In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub., L. 92– 463, as amended), the National Science Foundation announces the following meeting: Name: Committee on Equal Opportunities in Science and Engineering (1173). Dates/Time: February 1, 2007, 8:30 a.m.– 5:30 p.m. and February 2, 2007, 8:30 a.m.– 2 p.m. Place: National Science Foundation, 4201 Wilson Boulevard, Room 1235 S, Arlington, VA 22304. Type of Meeting: Open. Contact Person: Dr. Margaret E.M. Tolbert, Senior Advisor and Executive Liaison, CEOSE, Office of Integrative Activities, National Science Foundation, 4201 Wilson Boulevard, Arlington, VA 22230. Telephone: (703) 292–8040. mtolbert@nsf.gov. Minutes: May be obtained from the Executive Liaison at the above address. Purpose of Meeting: To provide advice and recommendations concerning broadening participation in science and engineering. Agenda: Thursday, February 1, 2007 sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES Welcome and introduction of the New CEOSE Chair by the Outgoing CEOSE Chair; Opening Statement by the New CEOSE Chair. Introductions. Presentations and Discussions: • Broadening Participation Initiatives, Issues, and Achievements of a Major Office and a Directorate of the National Science Foundation • Discussion with the Director of the National Science Foundation • Diversity Initiatives of the Chemistry Division of the National Science Foundation • Report on NSF Funding to Minority Serving Institutions • Ad Hoc Subcommittee Reports on Communications, Preparation of the CEOSE Biennial Report to Congress, Institutional Transformation, and Widening Creative Pathways Public Comment Session (Sign up required). Friday, February 2, 2007 Opening Statement by the New CEOSE Chair. Presentations/Discussions: • Reports of CEOSE Liaisons to National Science Foundation Advisory Committees VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:23 Jan 12, 2007 Jkt 211001 • Briefing on AAAS Session, Lessons Learned: Broadening Federal Participation Efforts’’, Scheduled for February 17, 2007 • Deliberations on Key Areas of Focus in the Future, Recommendations, and Action Items Completion of Unfinished Business. Dated: January 9, 2007. Susanne Bolton, Committee Managment Officer. [FR Doc. 07–112 Filed 1–12–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7555–01–M NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC). ACTION: Notice of pending NRC action to submit an information collection request to OMB and solicitation of public comment. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The NRC is preparing a submittal to OMB for review of continued approval of information collections under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35). Information pertaining to the requirement to be submitted: 1. The title of the information collection: State Agreements Program, as authorized by Section 274(b) of the Atomic Energy Act. 2. Current OMB approval number: 3150–0029. 3. How often the collection is required: One time or as needed. 4. Who is required or asked to report: Thirty-four Agreement States who have signed Section 274(b) Agreements with NRC. 5. The number of annual respondents: 34. 6. The number of hours needed annually to complete the requirement or request: 1,066. 7. Abstract: Agreement States are asked on a one-time or as-needed basis to respond to a specific incident, to gather information on licensing and inspection practices and other technical statistical information. The results of such information requests, which are authorized under Section 274(b) of the Atomic Energy Act, are utilized in part by NRC in preparing responses to Congressional inquiries. Agreement State comments are also solicited in the areas of proposed procedure and policy development. Submit, by March 19, 2007, comments that address the following questions: PO 00000 Frm 00076 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 1. Is the proposed collection of information necessary for the NRC to properly perform its functions? Does the information have practical utility? 2. Is the burden estimate accurate? 3. Is there a way to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected? 4. How can the burden of the information collection be minimized, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology? A copy of the draft supporting statement may be viewed free of charge at the NRC Public Document Room, One White Flint North, 11555 Rockville Pike, Room O–1 F21, Rockville, MD 20852. OMB clearance requests are available at the NRC World Wide Web site http://www.nrc.gov/public-involve/ doc-comment/omb/index.html. The document will be available on the NRC home page site for 60 days after the signature date of this notice. Comments and questions about the information collection requirements may be directed to the NRC Clearance Officer, Margaret A. Janney, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, T–5 F52, Washington, DC 20555–0001, by telephone at 301–415–7245, or by Internet electronic mail to: Infocollects@Nrc.gov. Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this 9th day January, 2007. For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Margaret A. Janney, NRC Clearance Officer, Office of Information Services. [FR Doc. E7–403 Filed 1–12–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7590–01–P NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee Meeting on Planning and Procedures; Notice of Meeting The ACRS Subcommittee on Planning and Procedures will hold a meeting on January 31, 2007, Room T–2B1, 11545 Rockville Pike, Rockville, Maryland. The entire meeting will be open to public attendance, with the exception of a portion that may be closed pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552b(c)(2) and (6) to discuss organizational and personnel matters that relate solely to the internal personnel rules and practices of the ACRS, and information the release of which would constitute a clearly unwarranted invasion of personal privacy. The agenda for the subject meeting shall be as follows: E:\FR\FM\16JAN1.SGM 16JAN1

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NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION


Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; 
Comment Request

AGENCY: Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC).

ACTION: Notice of pending NRC action to submit an information 
collection request to OMB and solicitation of public comment.

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SUMMARY: The NRC is preparing a submittal to OMB for review of 
continued approval of information collections under the provisions of 
the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35).
    Information pertaining to the requirement to be submitted:
    1. The title of the information collection: State Agreements 
Program, as authorized by Section 274(b) of the Atomic Energy Act.
    2. Current OMB approval number: 3150-0029.
    3. How often the collection is required: One time or as needed.
    4. Who is required or asked to report: Thirty-four Agreement States 
who have signed Section 274(b) Agreements with NRC.
    5. The number of annual respondents: 34.
    6. The number of hours needed annually to complete the requirement 
or request: 1,066.
    7. Abstract: Agreement States are asked on a one-time or as-needed 
basis to respond to a specific incident, to gather information on 
licensing and inspection practices and other technical statistical 
information. The results of such information requests, which are 
authorized under Section 274(b) of the Atomic Energy Act, are utilized 
in part by NRC in preparing responses to Congressional inquiries. 
Agreement State comments are also solicited in the areas of proposed 
procedure and policy development.
    Submit, by March 19, 2007, comments that address the following 
questions:
    1. Is the proposed collection of information necessary for the NRC 
to properly perform its functions? Does the information have practical 
utility?
    2. Is the burden estimate accurate?
    3. Is there a way to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of 
the information to be collected?
    4. How can the burden of the information collection be minimized, 
including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of 
information technology?
    A copy of the draft supporting statement may be viewed free of 
charge at the NRC Public Document Room, One White Flint North, 11555 
Rockville Pike, Room O-1 F21, Rockville, MD 20852. OMB clearance 
requests are available at the NRC World Wide Web site http://
www.nrc.gov/public-involve/doc-comment/omb/index.html. The document 
will be available on the NRC home page site for 60 days after the 
signature date of this notice.
    Comments and questions about the information collection 
requirements may be directed to the NRC Clearance Officer, Margaret A. 
Janney, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, T-5 F52, Washington, DC 
20555-0001, by telephone at 301-415-7245, or by Internet electronic 
mail to: Infocollects@Nrc.gov.

    Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this 9th day January, 2007.

    For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Margaret A. Janney,
NRC Clearance Officer, Office of Information Services.
 [FR Doc. E7-403 Filed 1-12-07; 8:45 am]
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