Proposed Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request-CRA Sunshine, 2926-2927 [E7-936]

Download as PDF 2926 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 14 / Tuesday, January 23, 2007 / Notices displays a valid OMB control number. Books or records relating to a collection of information must be retained as long as their contents may become material in the administration of any internal revenue law. Generally, tax returns and tax return information are confidential, as required by 26 U.S.C. 6103. Request for Comments: Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. Comments Are Invited On: (a) Whether the 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 collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; (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; and (e) estimates of capital or start-up costs and costs of operation, maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information. Approved: January 12, 2007. Glenn P. Kirkland, IRS Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. E7–863 Filed 1–22–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Revenue Procedure 2001– 20 Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. mstockstill on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Department of the Treasury, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Pub. L. 104–13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). Currently, the IRS is soliciting comments concerning Revenue Procedure 2001–20, Voluntary Compliance on Alien Withholding Program (‘‘VCAP’’). VerDate Aug<31>2005 19:33 Jan 22, 2007 Jkt 211001 Written comments should be received on or before March 26, 2007 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Glenn P. Kirkland, Internal Revenue Service, Room 6516, 1111 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20224. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the revenue procedure should be directed to Carolyn N. Brown at Internal Revenue Service, Room 6516, 1111 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20224, or at (202) 622– 6688, or through the internet at Carolyn.N.Brown@irs.gov. DATES: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Voluntary Compliance on Alien Withholding Program (‘‘VCAP’’). OMB Number: 1545–1735. Revenue Procedure Number: Revenue Procedure 2001–20. Abstract: The revenue procedure will improve voluntary compliance of colleges and universities in connection with their obligations to report, withhold and pay taxes due on compensation paid to foreign students and scholars (nonresident aliens). The revenue procedure provides an optional opportunity for colleges and universities which have not fully complied with their tax obligations concerning nonresident aliens to self-audit and come into compliance with applicable reporting and payment requirements. Current Actions: There are no changes being made to the revenue procedure at this time. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Not-for-profit institutions, and state, local or tribal governments. Estimated Number of Respondents: 495. Estimated Time Per Respondent: 700 hours. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 346,500. The Following Paragraph Applies to All of the Collections of Information Covered by This Notice: An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to, a collection of information unless the collection of information displays a valid OMB control number. Books or records relating to a collection of information must be retained as long as their contents may become material in the administration of any internal revenue law. Generally, tax returns and tax return information are confidential, as required by 26 U.S.C. 6103. Request For Comments: Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the PO 00000 Frm 00075 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 request for OMB approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. Comments Are Invited On: (a) Whether the 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 collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; (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; and (e) estimates of capital or start-up costs and costs of operation, maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information. Approved: January 12, 2007. Glenn P. Kirkland, IRS Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. E7–866 Filed 1–22–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Office of Thrift Supervision Proposed Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request—CRA Sunshine Office of Thrift Supervision (OTS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice and request for comment. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Department of the Treasury, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on proposed and continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. 3507. The Office of Thrift Supervision within the Department of the Treasury will submit the proposed information collection requirement described below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. Today, OTS is soliciting public comments on its proposal to extend this information collection. DATES: Submit written comments on or before March 26, 2007. ADDRESSES: Send comments, referring to the collection by title of the proposal or by OMB approval number, to Information Collection Comments, Chief Counsel’s Office, Office of Thrift Supervision, 1700 G Street, NW., Washington, DC 20552; send a facsimile transmission to (202) 906–6518; or send E:\FR\FM\23JAN1.SGM 23JAN1 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 14 / Tuesday, January 23, 2007 / Notices mstockstill on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES an e-mail to infocollection.comments@ots.treas.gov. OTS will post comments and the related index on the OTS Internet Site at http://www.ots.treas.gov. In addition, interested persons may inspect comments at the Public Reading Room, 1700 G Street, NW., by appointment. To make an appointment, call (202) 906– 5922, send an e-mail to public.info@ots.treas.gov, or send a facsimile transmission to (202) 906– 7755. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: You can request additional information about this proposed information collection from Celeste Anderson, Senior Project Manager, Compliance and Consumer Protection, (202) 906– 7990, Office of Thrift Supervision, 1700 G Street, NW., Washington, DC 20552. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: OTS may not conduct or sponsor an information collection, and respondents are not required to respond to an information collection, unless the information collection displays a currently valid OMB control number. As part of the approval process, we invite comments on the following information collection. Comments should address one or more of the following points: a. Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of OTS; b. The accuracy of OTS’s estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; c. Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; d. Ways to minimize the burden of the information collection on respondents, including through the use of information technology. We will summarize the comments that we receive and include them in the OTS request for OMB approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. In this notice, OTS is soliciting comments concerning the following information collection. Title of Proposal: CRA Sunshine. VerDate Aug<31>2005 19:33 Jan 22, 2007 Jkt 211001 OMB Number: 1550–0105. Form Number: N/A. Regulation requirement: 12 CFR part 533. Description: This submission covers an extension of OTS’s currently approved information collection contained in 12 CFR part 533. The submission involves no change to the regulations or to the information collection requirements. The information collection requirements contained in the regulations are as follows: Section 533.6(b)(1) requires each nongovernmental entity or person (NGEP) and each insured depository institution or affiliate (IDI) that enters into a covered agreement to make a copy of the covered agreement available to any individual or entity upon request. Section 533.6(c)(1) requires each NGEP that is a party to a covered agreement to provide within 30 days after receiving a request from the relevant supervisory agency (1) a complete copy of the agreement; and (2) in the event the NGEP seeks confidential treatment of any portion of the agreement under FOIA, a copy of the agreement that excludes information for which confidential treatment is sought and an explanation justifying the request. Sections 533.6(d)(1)(i) and 5336(d)(1)(ii) require each IDI within 60 days of the end of each calendar quarter to provide each supervisory agency with either (1) a complete copy of each covered agreement entered into by the IDI or affiliate during the calendar quarter; and in the event the IDI seeks confidential treatment of any portion of the agreement under FOIA, a copy of the agreement that excludes information for which confidential treatment is sought and an explanation justifying the request; or (2) a list of all covered agreements entered into by the IDI or affiliate during the calendar quarter. Section 533.6(d)(2) requires an IDI or affiliate to provide any relevant supervisory agency with a complete copy and public version of any covered PO 00000 Frm 00076 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 2927 agreement, if the IDI submits a list of their covered agreements pursuant to section 533.6(d)(1)(ii). Section 533.7(b) requires each NGEP and IDI that is a party to a covered agreement to file an annual report with each relevant supervisory agency concerning the disbursement, receipt, and uses of funds or other resources under the covered agreement. Section 533.7(f)(2)(ii) requires an IDI that receives an annual report from a NGEP pursuant to section 533.7(f)(2)(i) to file the report with the relevant supervisory agency or agencies on behalf of the NGEP within 30 days. Section 533.4(b) requires an IDI that is party to a covered agreement that concerns any activity described in section 533.4(a) of a CRA affiliate to notify each NGEP that is a party to the agreement that the agreement concerns a CRA affiliate. Current Actions The current estimate is based on the actual number of IDIs or their affiliates that reported covered agreements to the agencies in 2004 and 2005. The number of NGEP respondents is based on an assumption that one NGEP is a party to each covered agreement. Type of Review: Renewal. Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit; individuals. Estimated Number of Respondents: 12 IDI; 1 NGEP. Estimated Number of Responses: 842. Estimated Frequency of Response: On occasion. Estimated Total Burden: 439 hours. Clearance Officer: Marilyn K. Burton, (202) 906–6467, Office of Thrift Supervision, 1700 G Street, NW., Washington, DC 20552. Dated: January 18, 2007. Deborah Dakin, Senior Deputy Chief Counsel, Regulations and Legislation Division. [FR Doc. E7–936 Filed 1–22–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6720–01–P E:\FR\FM\23JAN1.SGM 23JAN1

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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 14 (Tuesday, January 23, 2007)]
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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Office of Thrift Supervision


Proposed Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment 
Request--CRA Sunshine

AGENCY: Office of Thrift Supervision (OTS), Treasury.

ACTION: Notice and request for comment.

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SUMMARY: The Department of the Treasury, as part of its continuing 
effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general 
public and other Federal agencies to comment on proposed and continuing 
information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 
1995, 44 U.S.C. 3507. The Office of Thrift Supervision within the 
Department of the Treasury will submit the proposed information 
collection requirement described below to the Office of Management and 
Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. 
Today, OTS is soliciting public comments on its proposal to extend this 
information collection.

DATES: Submit written comments on or before March 26, 2007.

ADDRESSES: Send comments, referring to the collection by title of the 
proposal or by OMB approval number, to Information Collection Comments, 
Chief Counsel's Office, Office of Thrift Supervision, 1700 G Street, 
NW., Washington, DC 20552; send a facsimile transmission to (202) 906-
6518; or send

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an e-mail to infocollection.comments@ots.treas.gov. OTS will post 
comments and the related index on the OTS Internet Site at http://
www.ots.treas.gov. In addition, interested persons may inspect comments 
at the Public Reading Room, 1700 G Street, NW., by appointment. To make 
an appointment, call (202) 906-5922, send an e-mail to 
public.info@ots.treas.gov, or send a facsimile transmission to (202) 
906-7755.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: You can request additional information 
about this proposed information collection from Celeste Anderson, 
Senior Project Manager, Compliance and Consumer Protection, (202) 906-
7990, Office of Thrift Supervision, 1700 G Street, NW., Washington, DC 
20552.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: OTS may not conduct or sponsor an 
information collection, and respondents are not required to respond to 
an information collection, unless the information collection displays a 
currently valid OMB control number. As part of the approval process, we 
invite comments on the following information collection.
    Comments should address one or more of the following points:
    a. Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for 
the proper performance of the functions of OTS;
    b. The accuracy of OTS's estimate of the burden of the proposed 
information collection;
    c. Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information to be collected;
    d. Ways to minimize the burden of the information collection on 
respondents, including through the use of information technology.
    We will summarize the comments that we receive and include them in 
the OTS request for OMB approval. All comments will become a matter of 
public record. In this notice, OTS is soliciting comments concerning 
the following information collection.
    Title of Proposal: CRA Sunshine.
    OMB Number: 1550-0105.
    Form Number: N/A.
    Regulation requirement: 12 CFR part 533.
    Description: This submission covers an extension of OTS's currently 
approved information collection contained in 12 CFR part 533. The 
submission involves no change to the regulations or to the information 
collection requirements.
    The information collection requirements contained in the 
regulations are as follows:
    Section 533.6(b)(1) requires each nongovernmental entity or person 
(NGEP) and each insured depository institution or affiliate (IDI) that 
enters into a covered agreement to make a copy of the covered agreement 
available to any individual or entity upon request.
    Section 533.6(c)(1) requires each NGEP that is a party to a covered 
agreement to provide within 30 days after receiving a request from the 
relevant supervisory agency (1) a complete copy of the agreement; and 
(2) in the event the NGEP seeks confidential treatment of any portion 
of the agreement under FOIA, a copy of the agreement that excludes 
information for which confidential treatment is sought and an 
explanation justifying the request.
    Sections 533.6(d)(1)(i) and 5336(d)(1)(ii) require each IDI within 
60 days of the end of each calendar quarter to provide each supervisory 
agency with either (1) a complete copy of each covered agreement 
entered into by the IDI or affiliate during the calendar quarter; and 
in the event the IDI seeks confidential treatment of any portion of the 
agreement under FOIA, a copy of the agreement that excludes information 
for which confidential treatment is sought and an explanation 
justifying the request; or (2) a list of all covered agreements entered 
into by the IDI or affiliate during the calendar quarter.
    Section 533.6(d)(2) requires an IDI or affiliate to provide any 
relevant supervisory agency with a complete copy and public version of 
any covered agreement, if the IDI submits a list of their covered 
agreements pursuant to section 533.6(d)(1)(ii).
    Section 533.7(b) requires each NGEP and IDI that is a party to a 
covered agreement to file an annual report with each relevant 
supervisory agency concerning the disbursement, receipt, and uses of 
funds or other resources under the covered agreement.
    Section 533.7(f)(2)(ii) requires an IDI that receives an annual 
report from a NGEP pursuant to section 533.7(f)(2)(i) to file the 
report with the relevant supervisory agency or agencies on behalf of 
the NGEP within 30 days.
    Section 533.4(b) requires an IDI that is party to a covered 
agreement that concerns any activity described in section 533.4(a) of a 
CRA affiliate to notify each NGEP that is a party to the agreement that 
the agreement concerns a CRA affiliate.

Current Actions

    The current estimate is based on the actual number of IDIs or their 
affiliates that reported covered agreements to the agencies in 2004 and 
2005. The number of NGEP respondents is based on an assumption that one 
NGEP is a party to each covered agreement.
    Type of Review: Renewal.
    Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit; individuals.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 12 IDI; 1 NGEP.
    Estimated Number of Responses: 842.
    Estimated Frequency of Response: On occasion.
    Estimated Total Burden: 439 hours.
    Clearance Officer: Marilyn K. Burton, (202) 906-6467, Office of 
Thrift Supervision, 1700 G Street, NW., Washington, DC 20552.

    Dated: January 18, 2007.
Deborah Dakin,
Senior Deputy Chief Counsel, Regulations and Legislation Division.
[FR Doc. E7-936 Filed 1-22-07; 8:45 am]
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