Request for Public Comments and Office of Management and Budget Approval of an Existing Information Collection (2137-0614), 19579-19580 [07-1930]

Download as PDF pwalker on PROD1PC71 with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 74 / Wednesday, April 18, 2007 / Notices for the project, approved on December 1, 2006, in the FHAWA Record of Decision (ROD) issued on March 30, 2007, and in other documents in the FHWA administrative record file are available by contacting the FHWA or the Virginia Department of Transportation at the addresses provided above. The FHWA FEIS can be viewed and downloaded from the project Web site at https://www.i73info.com/. This notice applies to all FHWA decisions and approvals as of the issuance date of this notice and all laws under which such actions were taken, including but not limited to: 1. General: National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) [42 U.S.C. 4321– 4351]; Federal-Aid Highway Act [23 U.S.C. 109]. 2. Air: Clean Air Act, 42 U.S.C. 7401– 7671(q). 3. Land: Section 4(f) of the Department of Transportation Act of 1966 [49 U.S.C. 303]; Landscaping and Scenic Enhancement (Wildflowers) [23 U.S.C. 319]. 4. Wildlife: Marine Mammal Protection Act [16 U.S.C. 1361], Fish Wildlife Coordination Act [16 U.S.C. 661–667(d), Migratory Bird Treaty Act [16 U.S.C. 703–712]. 5. Historic and Cultural Resources: Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966, as amended [16 U.S.C. 470(f) et seq.]; Archeological Resources Protection Act of 1977 [16 U.S.C. 470(aa)–11]; Archeological and Historic Preservation Act [16 U.S.C. 469–469(c)]; Native American Grave Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA) [25 U.S.C. 3001–3013]. 6. Social and Economic: Civil Rights Act of 1964 [42 U.S.C. 2000(d)– 2000(d)(1)]; American Indian Religious Freedom Act [42 U.S.C. 1996]; Farmland Protection Policy Act (FPPA) [7 U.S.C. 4201–4209]. 7. Executive Orders: E.O. 11990 Protection of Wetlands; E.O. 11988 Floodplain Management; E.O. 12898, Federal Actions to Address Environmental Justice in Minority Populations and Low Income Populations; E.O. 11593 Protection and Enhancement of Cultural Resources; E.O. 13007 Indian Sacred Sites; E.O. 13287 Preserve America; E.O. 13175 Consultation and Coordination with Indian Tribal Governments; E.O. 11514 Protection and Enhancement of Environmental Quality; E.O. 13112 Invasive Species. (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Program Number 20.205 Highway Planning and Construction. The regulation implementing Executive Order 12372 regarding intergovernmental consultation on VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:04 Apr 17, 2007 Jkt 211001 Federal program and activities apply to this program.) Authority: 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). Issued on: April 6, 2007. Edward Sundra, Senior Environmental Specialist, Richmond, Virginia. [FR Doc. 07–1914 Filed 4–17–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–RY–M DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Railroad Administration [Docket Number FRA–2006–24646] Union Pacific Railroad Company; Notice of Public Hearing and Extension of Comment Period The Union Pacific Railroad Company (UP) has petitioned the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) seeking relief from the requirements of the Rules, Standards and Instructions found in Title 49 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Section 236.586, Daily or aftertrip test. Specifically, UP is seeking to change the administration of the first sentence in paragraph (a) from ‘‘intervals of not more than 2 months’’ to ‘‘intervals of not more than 92 days’’ for all cab signal devices on locomotives operated by UP. This waiver application is identified as Docket Number FRA– 2006–24646. FRA issued a public notice seeking comments from interested parties. After examining the carrier’s proposal and the submitted letters of protest from interested parties, FRA has determined that a public hearing is necessary before a final decision will be made on this proposal. Accordingly, a public hearing is hereby set for 9 a.m. on Thursday, May 31, 2007, at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, 300 Holiday Frontage Road, in North Platte, Nebraska 69101. Interested parties are invited to present oral statements at the hearing. The hearing will be informal and will be conducted by a representative designated by FRA in accordance with Rule 25 of the FRA Rules of Practice (49 CFR Section 211.25). The hearing will be a non-adversary proceeding and, as such, there will be no cross-examination of persons presenting statements. The FRA representative will make an opening statement outlining the scope of the hearing. After all initial statements have been completed, persons wishing to make brief rebuttal statements will be given the opportunity to do so in the same order in which they made their initial statements. Any PO 00000 Frm 00119 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 19579 additional procedures, if necessary, will be announced at the hearing. FRA is also extending the comment period to June 10, 2007. If information received at the public hearing warrants the need to extend the comment period further, a separate notice will be published indicating such extension. All communications concerning these proceedings should identify the appropriate docket number (e.g.), Docket Number FRA–2006–24646) and must be submitted to the Docket Clerk, DOT Docket Management Facility, Room PL–401 (Plaza Level), 400 7th Street, SW., Washington, DC 20590. All written communications concerning these proceedings are available for examination during regular business hours (9 a.m.–5 p.m.) at the above facility. All documents in the public docket are also available for inspection and copying on the Internet at the docket facility’s Web site at https:// dms.dot.gov. Anyone is able to search the electronic form of all comments received into any of our dockets by the name of the individual submitting the comment (or signing the comment, if submitted on behalf of an association, business, labor union, etc.). You may review DOT’s complete Privacy Act Statement in the Federal Register published on April 11, 2000 (Volume 65, Number 70; Pages 19477–78). The Statement may also be found at https:// dms.dot.gov. Issued in Washington, DC on April 12, 2007. Michael J. Logue, Deputy Associate of Administrator for Safety Compliance and Program Implementation. [FR Doc. E7–7301 Filed 4–17–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–06–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration [Docket: PHMSA–98–4957] Request for Public Comments and Office of Management and Budget Approval of an Existing Information Collection (2137–0614) Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), DOT. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, PHMSA published a notice with request for comments in the Federal Register on February 12, 2007 (72 FR 6664) and E:\FR\FM\18APN1.SGM 18APN1 19580 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 74 / Wednesday, April 18, 2007 / Notices received no comments. PHMSA is now forwarding the information collection request to the OMB and providing an additional 30 days for comments. Submit comments on or before May 18, 2007. DATES: Send comments directly to the Office of Management and Budget, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attn: Desk Office for the Department of Transportation, 725 17th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20503. ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Roger Little at (202) 366–4569, or by email at roger.little@dot.gov. PHMSA requires each hazardous liquid operator to submit an annual report (49 CFR 195.49). Using PHMSA form F7000.1, each operator must provide details about the size and characteristic of their pipeline systems. This information helps PHMSA identify and evaluate potential pipeline safety problems to minimize hazardous liquid pipeline failures. Copies of the report form are available in the docket. PHMSA invites comments on whether the proposed information collection is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Department. The term ‘‘information collection’’ includes all work related to the preparing and disseminating of information in accordance with the recordkeeping requirements. The comments should address (1) Whether the information will have practical utility; (2) the accuracy of the Department’s estimate about the information collection burden; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information collection; and (4) ways to minimize the burden of the information collection on respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Type of Information Collection Request: Renewal of Existing Collection. Title of Information Collection: Hazardous Liquid Pipeline Operator Annual Reports. Respondents: 218 hazardous liquid pipeline operators completing 417 annual reports. Estimated Total Annual Burden on Respondents: 5,004 hours. pwalker on PROD1PC71 with NOTICES SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Issued in Washington, DC on April 11, 2007. Florence L. Hamn, Director, Office of Regulations, Office of Pipeline Safety. [FR Doc. 07–1930 Filed 4–17–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–60–P VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:04 Apr 17, 2007 Jkt 211001 DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Office of Thrift Supervision Privacy Act of 1974, as Amended Office of Thrift Supervision, Treasury. ACTION: Notice of proposed alterations to six Privacy Act systems of records. AGENCY: SUMMARY: In accordance with the requirements of the Privacy Act of 1974, as amended, the Department of the Treasury, Office of Thrift Supervision (OTS), gives notice of proposed alternations to six Privacy Act systems of records, as follows: OTS .002— Correspondence/Correspondence Tracking; OTS .003—Consumer Complaints; OTS .006—Employee Locator File; OTS .008—Employee Training Database; OTS .011— Positions/Budget; OTS .012—Payroll/ Personnel Systems & Payroll Records. DATES: Comments must be received no later than May 18, 2007. The proposed altered systems will become effective May 29, 2007, unless the OTS receives comments which cause reconsideration of this action. ADDRESSES: Comments should be sent to the Office of Chief Counsel, Office of Thrift Supervision, 1700 G Street, NW., Washington, DC 20552. To arrange to see the comments, see FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT below. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dirk S. Roberts, Special Counsel, at (202) 906–7631 or by electronic mail, dirk.roberts@ots.treas.gov. The OTS currently maintains nine Privacy Act systems of records. Notices describing these systems of records were most recently published at 70 FR 41085, July 15, 2005. The OTS proposes to add two routine uses to each of the six systems identified above authorizing disclosures in connection with litigation, as follows. Information may be disclosed in civil, criminal, administrative or arbitration proceedings before a court, magistrate, administrative or arbitration tribunal in the course of pre-trial discovery, motions, trial, appellate review, or in settlement negotiations, when OTS, the Director of OTS, an OTS employee, the Department of Treasury, the Secretary of Treasury, or the United States is a party or has an interest in or is likely to be affected by such proceeding and an OTS attorney determines that the information is arguably relevant to that proceeding. To assure that the agency and its employees receive appropriate representation in legal proceedings, relevant information may be disclosed SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: PO 00000 Frm 00120 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 to the Department of Justice, private counsel, or an insurance carrier for the purpose of defending an action or seeking legal advice. In addition, OTS proposes to add two additional routine uses to one system identified above, OTS .012 Payroll/ Personnel Systems & Payroll Records, authorizing disclosure relating to garnishment orders, as follows: Information may be disclosed to respond to government authorities in connection with garnishment proceedings. Information may be disclosed to private creditors for the purpose of garnishment of wages of an employee if the debt has been reduced to a judgment. The report of the altered systems of records, as required by 5 U.S.C. 552a(r) of the Privacy Act, has been submitted to the Committee on Government Reform of the House of Representatives, the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs of the Senate, and the Office of Management and Budget, pursuant to Appendix I to OMB Circular A–130, ‘‘Federal Agency Responsibilities for Maintaining Records About Individuals,’’ dated November 30, 2000. The six proposed altered systems of records, described above, are published in their entirety below. Dated: April 11, 2007. Wesley T. Foster, Acting Assistant Secretary for Management. TREASURY/OTS .002 SYSTEM NAME: Correspondence/Correspondence Tracking. SYSTEM LOCATION: Office of Thrift Supervision, 1700 G Street, NW., Washington, DC 20552. CATEGORIES OF INDIVIDUALS COVERED BY THE SYSTEM: White House and Executive Office of the President officials, Members of Congress, Treasury Department officials, the general public, and businesses. CATEGORIES OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM: Incoming correspondence addressed to the Director of OTS, letters from members of Congress transmitting letters from constituents or making inquiries; OTS responses; OTS memoranda and notes used to prepare responses; and information concerning internal office assignments, processing and response to the correspondence. PURPOSE(S): To maintain written records of correspondence addressed to the Director of OTS and Congressional correspondence; to track the progress of the response; to document the completion of the response to the incoming correspondence. E:\FR\FM\18APN1.SGM 18APN1

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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 74 (Wednesday, April 18, 2007)]
[Notices]
[Pages 19579-19580]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 07-1930]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration

[Docket: PHMSA-98-4957]


Request for Public Comments and Office of Management and Budget 
Approval of an Existing Information Collection (2137-0614)

AGENCY: Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), 
DOT.

ACTION: Notice and request for comments.

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SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, PHMSA 
published a notice with request for comments in the Federal Register on 
February 12, 2007 (72 FR 6664) and

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received no comments. PHMSA is now forwarding the information 
collection request to the OMB and providing an additional 30 days for 
comments.

DATES: Submit comments on or before May 18, 2007.

ADDRESSES: Send comments directly to the Office of Management and 
Budget, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attn: Desk Office 
for the Department of Transportation, 725 17th Street, NW., Washington, 
DC 20503.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Roger Little at (202) 366-4569, or by 
e-mail at roger.little@dot.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: PHMSA requires each hazardous liquid 
operator to submit an annual report (49 CFR 195.49). Using PHMSA form 
F7000.1, each operator must provide details about the size and 
characteristic of their pipeline systems. This information helps PHMSA 
identify and evaluate potential pipeline safety problems to minimize 
hazardous liquid pipeline failures. Copies of the report form are 
available in the docket.
    PHMSA invites comments on whether the proposed information 
collection is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of 
the Department. The term ``information collection'' includes all work 
related to the preparing and disseminating of information in accordance 
with the recordkeeping requirements. The comments should address (1) 
Whether the information will have practical utility; (2) the accuracy 
of the Department's estimate about the information collection burden; 
(3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information collection; and (4) ways to minimize the burden of the 
information collection on respondents, including the use of automated 
collection techniques or other forms of information technology.
    Type of Information Collection Request: Renewal of Existing 
Collection.
    Title of Information Collection: Hazardous Liquid Pipeline Operator 
Annual Reports.
    Respondents: 218 hazardous liquid pipeline operators completing 417 
annual reports.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden on Respondents: 5,004 hours.

    Issued in Washington, DC on April 11, 2007.
Florence L. Hamn,
Director, Office of Regulations, Office of Pipeline Safety.
[FR Doc. 07-1930 Filed 4-17-07; 8:45 am]
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