Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request, 1998-1999 [07-127]

Download as PDF 1998 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 10 / Wednesday, January 17, 2007 / Notices desist from the aforementioned alleged violations of the Act; (b) order PANYNJ to pay reparations for any violations of the Act plus interest, costs, attorney’s fees, and any other damages to be determined; (c) command PANYNJ to comply with all applicable provisions of the Agreement; and (d) any other relief as the Commission determines to be proper, fair, and just. This proceeding has been assigned to the Office of Administrative Law Judges. Hearing in this matter, if any is held, shall commence within the time limitations prescribed in 46 CFR 502.61, and only after consideration has been given by the parties and the presiding officer to the use of alternative forms of dispute resolution. The hearing shall include oral testimony and crossexamination in the discretion of the presiding officer only upon proper showing that there are genuine issues of material fact that cannot be resolved on the basis of sworn statements, affidavits, depositions, or other documents or that the nature of the matter in issue is such that an oral hearing and crossexamination are necessary for the development of an adequate record. Pursuant to the further terms of 46 CFR 502.61, the initial decision of the presiding officer in this proceeding shall be issued by January 8, 2008, and the final decision of the Commission shall be issued by May 7, 2008. Bryant L. VanBrakle, Secretary. [FR Doc. E7–496 Filed 1–16–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6730–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Meeting of the National Vaccine Advisory Committee Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Secretary. ACTION: Notice. mstockstill on PROD1PC61 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: As stipulated by the Federal Advisory Committee Act, the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is hereby giving notice that the National Vaccine Advisory Committee (NVAC) will hold a meeting. The meeting is open to the public. DATES: The meeting will be held on February 5, 2007, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and on February 6, 2007, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. ADDRESSES: Department of Health and Human Services; Hubert H. Humphrey Building, Room 800; 200 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20201. VerDate Aug<31>2005 13:58 Jan 16, 2007 Jkt 211001 Ms. Emma English, Program Analyst, National Vaccine Program Office, Department of Health and Human Services, Room 443–H Hubert H. Humphrey Building, 200 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20201; (202) 690–5566, nvpo@hhs.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Pursuant to Section 2101 of the Public Service Act (42 U.S.C. 300aa–1), the Secretary of Health and Human Services was mandated to establish the National Vaccine Program to achieve optimal prevention of human infectious diseases through immunization and to achieve optimal prevention against adverse reactions to vaccines. The National Vaccine Advisory Committee was established to provide advice and make recommendations to the Assistant Secretary for Health, as the Director of the National Vaccine Program, on matters related to the program’s responsibilities. Topics to be discussed at the meeting include the 2006–2007 influenza season, Departmental vaccine priorities, adolescent and adult immunization, immunization registry systems, and the Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Act. Subcommittee meetings will be held on the morning of February 6, 2007. A tentative agenda is currently available on the NVAC Web site: http://www.hhs.gov/nvpo/nvac. Public attendance at the meeting is limited to space available. Individuals must provide a photo ID for entry into the Humphrey Building. Individuals who plan to attend and need special assistance, such as sign language interpretation or other reasonable accommodations, should notify the designated contact person. Members of the public will have the opportunity to provide comments at the meeting. Public comment will be limited to five minutes per speaker. Any members of the public who wish to have printed material distributed to NVAC members should submit materials to the Executive Secretary, NVAC, through the contact person listed above prior to close of business January 31, 2007. Preregistration is required for both public attendance and comment. Any individual who wishes to attend the meeting and/or participate in the public comment session should e-mail nvpo@hhs.gov or call 202–690–5566. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Dated: January 11, 2007. Bruce Gellin, Director, National Vaccine Program Office. [FR Doc. E7–553 Filed 1–16–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4150–44–P PO 00000 Frm 00022 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Disease, Disability, and Injury Prevention and Control Special Emphasis Panel: Childhood Agricultural Safety and Health Research, Request for Applications (RFA) OH–07–002 In accordance with section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92–463), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announces a meeting of the aforementioned Special Emphasis Panel. Time and Date: 8 a.m.–5 p.m., February 6, 2007 (Closed). Place: Residence Inn Marriott, 1456 Duke Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314. Status: The meeting will be closed to the public in accordance with provisions set forth in section 552b(c)(4) and (6), Title 5 U.S.C., and the Determination of the Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, CDC, pursuant to Public Law 92–463. Matters To Be Discussed: The meeting will include the review, discussion, and evaluation of research grant applications in response to RFA OH–07–002, ‘‘Childhood Agricultural Safety and Health Research.’’ Contact Person for More Information: Steve Olenchock, Scientific Review Administrator, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 1095 Willowdale Road, Morgantown, WV 26506, telephone (304) 285–6271. The Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, has been delegated the authority to sign Federal Register notices pertaining to announcements of meetings and other committee management activities, for both CDC and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry. Elaine Baker, Acting Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. [FR Doc. E7–506 Filed 1–16–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4163–18–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Administration for Children and Families Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request Proposed Projects Title: Uniform Project Description (UPD) Program Narrative for Discretionary Grant Application Form OMB No. 0970–0139. Description: The Administration for Children and Families (ACF) has more E:\FR\FM\17JAN1.SGM 17JAN1 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 10 / Wednesday, January 17, 2007 / Notices than 40 discretionary grant programs. The proposed information collection form would be a uniform discretionary application form eligible for use by grant applications to submit project information in response to ACF program announcements. ACF would use this information, along with other OMBapproved information collections, to evaluate and rank applicants and protect the integrity of the grantee selection process. All ACF discretionary grant programs would be eligible but not required to use this application form. The application consists of general information and instructions; the Standard Form 424 series that requests basic information, budget information, budget information and assurances; the Project Description requesting the 1999 applicant to describe how these objectives will be achieved; along with assurances and certifications. Guidance for the content of information requested in the Project Description is found in OMB Circulars A–102 and A–110. Respondents: Applicants for ACF Discretionary Grant Programs. ANNUAL BURDEN ESTIMATES Number of respondents Number of responses per respondent Average burden hours per response Total burden hours UPD ................................................................................................................. mstockstill on PROD1PC61 with NOTICES Instrument 11,960 1 40 478,400 Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 478,400. In compliance with the requirements of Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Administration for Children and Families is soliciting public comment on the specific aspects of the information collection described above. Copies of the proposed collection of information can be obtained and comments may be forwarded by writing to the Administration for Children and Families, Office of Administration, Office of Information Services, 370 L’Enfant Promenade, SW., Washington, DC 20447, Attn: ACF Reports Clearance Officer. E-mail address: infocollection@acf.hhs.gov. All requests should be identified by the title of the information collection. The Department specifically requests comments on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (c) the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be 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 within 60 days of this publication. Dated: January 11, 2007. Robert Sargis, Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 07–127 Filed 1–16–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4184–01–M VerDate Aug<31>2005 13:58 Jan 16, 2007 Jkt 211001 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Food and Drug Administration [Docket No. 2006D–0514] Draft Guidance for Industry: Minimally Manipulated, Unrelated, Allogeneic Placental/Umbilical Cord Blood Intended for Hematopoietic Reconstitution in Patients with Hematological Malignancies; Availability AGENCY: Food and Drug Administration, HHS. ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is announcing the availability of a draft document entitled ‘‘Guidance for Industry: Minimally Manipulated, Unrelated, Allogeneic Placental/Umbilical Cord Blood Intended for Hematopoietic Reconstitution in Patients with Hematological Malignancies’’ dated December 2006. The draft guidance document provides recommendations that would allow the manufacturer, generally a cord blood bank, to apply for licensure of minimally manipulated, unrelated, allogeneic placental/ umbilical cord blood, for specified indications. The document also contains information about the manufacture of minimally manipulated, unrelated, allogeneic placental/umbilical cord blood and how to comply with applicable regulatory requirements. DATES: Submit written or electronic comments on the draft guidance by April 17, 2007 to ensure their adequate consideration in preparation of the final guidance. General comments on agency guidance documents are welcome at any time. PO 00000 Frm 00023 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Submit written requests for single copies of the draft guidance to the Office of Communication, Training, and Manufacturers Assistance (HFM–40), Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research (CBER), Food and Drug Administration, 1401 Rockville Pike, suite 200N, Rockville, MD 20852–1448. Send one self-addressed adhesive label to assist the office in processing your requests. The draft guidance may also be obtained by mail by calling CBER at 1– 800–835–4709 or 301–827–1800. See the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section for electronic access to the draft guidance document. Submit written comments on the draft guidance to the Division of Dockets Management (HFA–305), Food and Drug Administration, 5630 Fishers Lane, rm. 1061, Rockville, MD 20852. Submit electronic comments to http:// www.fda.gov/dockets/ecomments. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kathleen E. Swisher, Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research (HFM–17), Food and Drug Administration, 1401 Rockville Pike, suite 200N, Rockville, MD 20852–1448, 301–827–6210. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: ADDRESSES: I. Background FDA is announcing the availability of a draft document entitled ‘‘Guidance for Industry: Minimally Manipulated, Unrelated, Allogeneic Placental/ Umbilical Cord Blood Intended for Hematopoietic Reconstitution in Patients with Hematological Malignancies’’ dated December 2006. The draft guidance document provides recommendations that would allow the manufacturer, generally a cord blood bank, to apply for licensure of minimally manipulated, unrelated, allogeneic placental/umbilical cord blood, for specified indications. The E:\FR\FM\17JAN1.SGM 17JAN1

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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Administration for Children and Families


Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request

Proposed Projects

    Title: Uniform Project Description (UPD) Program Narrative for 
Discretionary Grant Application Form
    OMB No. 0970-0139.
    Description: The Administration for Children and Families (ACF) has 
more

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than 40 discretionary grant programs. The proposed information 
collection form would be a uniform discretionary application form 
eligible for use by grant applications to submit project information in 
response to ACF program announcements. ACF would use this information, 
along with other OMB-approved information collections, to evaluate and 
rank applicants and protect the integrity of the grantee selection 
process. All ACF discretionary grant programs would be eligible but not 
required to use this application form. The application consists of 
general information and instructions; the Standard Form 424 series that 
requests basic information, budget information, budget information and 
assurances; the Project Description requesting the applicant to 
describe how these objectives will be achieved; along with assurances 
and certifications. Guidance for the content of information requested 
in the Project Description is found in OMB Circulars A-102 and A-110.
    Respondents: Applicants for ACF Discretionary Grant Programs.

                                             Annual Burden Estimates
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                                                                  Number of      Average burden
                 Instrument                      Number of      responses per      hours per       Total burden
                                                respondents       respondent        response          hours
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UPD.........................................          11,960                1               40          478,400
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    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 478,400.
    In compliance with the requirements of Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the 
Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Administration for Children and 
Families is soliciting public comment on the specific aspects of the 
information collection described above. Copies of the proposed 
collection of information can be obtained and comments may be forwarded 
by writing to the Administration for Children and Families, Office of 
Administration, Office of Information Services, 370 L'Enfant Promenade, 
SW., Washington, DC 20447, Attn: ACF Reports Clearance Officer. E-mail 
address: infocollection@acf.hhs.gov. All requests should be identified 
by the title of the information collection.
    The Department specifically requests comments on: (a) Whether the 
proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper 
performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the 
information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the 
agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of 
information; (c) the quality, utility, and clarity of the information 
to be 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 
within 60 days of this publication.

    Dated: January 11, 2007.
Robert Sargis,
Reports Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 07-127 Filed 1-16-07; 8:45 am]
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