Information Collection Requirement; Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement; Provision of Information to Cooperative Agreement Holders (OMB Control Number 0704-0286), 28690-28691 [E7-9748]

Download as PDF 28690 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 98 / Tuesday, May 22, 2007 / Notices Defense Pentagon, Washington, DC 20301–3062. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title and OMB Number: Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) Part 223, Occupational Safety and Drug-Free Work Force, and related clauses in DFARS 252.223; OMB Control Number 0704–0272. Needs and Uses: This information collection requires that an offeror or contractor submit information to DoD in response to DFARS solicitation provisions and contract clauses relating to occupational safety. DoD contracting officers use this information to— • Verify compliance with requirements for labeling of hazardous materials; • Ensure contractor compliance and monitor subcontractor compliance with DoD 4145.26–M, DoD Contractors’ Safety Manual for Ammunition and Explosives, and minimize risk of mishaps; • Identify the place of performance of all ammunition and explosives work; and • Ensure contractor compliance and monitor subcontractor compliance with DoD 5100.76–M, Physical Security of Sensitive Conventional Arms, Ammunition, and Explosives. In addition, this information collection requires DoD contractors to maintain records regarding drug-free work force programs provided for contractor employees. The information is used to ensure reasonable efforts to eliminate the unlawful use of controlled substances by contractor employees. Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit and not-for-profit institutions. Annual Burden Hours: 989,544 (9,448 response + 980,096 recordkeeping). Number of Respondents: 1,519. Responses per Respondent: Approximately 9. Annual Responses: 13,507. Average Burden per Response: .7 hours. Frequency: On occasion. Number of Recordkeepers: 18,012. Average Annual Burden per Recordkeeper: 54.4 hours. jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES Summary of Information Collection This information collection includes the following requirements: 1. DFARS 252.223–7001, Hazard Warning Labels. Paragraph (c) requires all offerors to list which hazardous materials will be labeled in accordance with certain statutory requirements instead of the Hazard Communication Standard. Paragraph (d) requires only the apparently successful offeror to submit, before award, a copy of the VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:21 May 21, 2007 Jkt 211001 hazard warning label for all hazardous materials not listed in paragraph (c) of the clause. 2. DFARS 252.223–7002, Safety Precautions for Ammunition and Explosives. Paragraph (c)(2) requires the contractor, within 30 days of notification of noncompliance with DoD 4145.26–M, to notify the contracting officer of actions taken to correct the noncompliance. Paragraph (d)(1) requires the contractor to notify the contracting officer immediately of any mishaps involving ammunition or explosives. Paragraph (d)(3) requires the contractor to submit a written report of the investigation of the mishap to the contracting officer. Paragraph (g)(4) requires the contractor to notify the contracting officer before issuing a subcontract for ammunition or explosives. 3. DFARS 252.223–7003, Changes in Place of Performance—Ammunition and Explosives. Paragraph (a) requires the offeror to identify, in the Place of Performance provision of the solicitation, the place of performance of all ammunition and explosives work covered by the Safety Precautions for Ammunition and Explosives clause of the solicitation. Paragraphs (b) and (c) require the offeror or contractor to obtain written permission from the contracting officer before changing the place of performance after the date set for receipt of offers or after contract award. 4. DFARS 252.223–7007, Safeguarding Sensitive Conventional Arms, Ammunition, and Explosives. Paragraph (e) requires the contractor to notify the cognizant Defense Security Service field office within 10 days after award of any subcontract involving sensitive conventional arms, ammunition, and explosives within the scope of DoD 5100.76–M. 5. DFARS Section 223.570 and the associated clause at DFARS 252.223– 7004, Drug-Free Work Force. This section and clause require contractors to institute and maintain programs for achieving the objective of a drug-free work force, but do not require contractors to submit information to the Government. This information collection requirement reflects the public burden of maintaining records related to a drug-free work force program. Michele P. Peterson, Editor, Defense Acquisition Regulations System. [FR Doc. E7–9747 Filed 5–21–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–08–P PO 00000 Frm 00025 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Defense Acquisition Regulations System Information Collection Requirement; Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement; Provision of Information to Cooperative Agreement Holders (OMB Control Number 0704– 0286) Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense (DoD). ACTION: Notice and request for comments regarding a proposed extension of an approved information collection requirement. AGENCY: SUMMARY: In compliance with Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), DoD announces the proposed extension of a public information collection requirement and seeks public comment on the provisions thereof. DoD invites comments on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of DoD, including whether the information will have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the information collection on respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has approved this information collection requirement for use throughSeptember 30, 2007. DoD proposes that OMB extend its approval for use for 3 additional years. DATES: DoD will consider all comments received by July 23, 2007. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by OMB Control Number 0704–0286, using any of the following methods: • Federal eRulemaking Portal: https:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. • E-mail: dfars@osd.mil. Include OMB Control Number 0704–0286 in the subject line of the message. • Fax: (703) 602–7887. • Mail: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Attn: Mr. Gary Delaney, OUSD (AT&L) DPAP (DARS), IMD 3C132, 3062 Defense Pentagon, Washington, DC 20301–3062. • Hand Delivery/Courier: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Crystal E:\FR\FM\22MYN1.SGM 22MYN1 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 98 / Tuesday, May 22, 2007 / Notices Square 4, Suite 200A, 241 18th Street, Arlington, VA 22202–3402. Comments received generally will be posted without change to https:// www.regulations.gov, including any personal information provided. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Gary Delaney, (703) 602–8384. The information collection requirements addressed in this notice are available on the World Wide Web at: https:// www.acq.osd.mil/dpap/dars/dfars/ index.htm. Paper copies are available from Mr. Gary Delaney, OUSD (AT&L) DPAP (DARS), IMD 3C132, 3062 Defense Pentagon, Washington, DC 20301–3062. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title and OMB Number: Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) Subpart 205.4, Release of Information, and the associated clause at DFARS 252.205– 7000, Provision of Information to Cooperative Agreement Holders; OMB Control Number 0704–0286. Needs and Uses: This information collection requires DoD contractors to provide information to cooperative agreement holders regarding employees or offices that are responsible for entering into subcontracts under DoD contracts. Cooperative agreement holders furnish procurement technical assistance to business entities within specified geographic areas. This policy implements 10 U.S.C. 2416. Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit and not-for-profit institutions. Annual Burden Hours: 7,247. Number of Respondents: 6,588. Responses per Respondent: 1. Annual Responses: 6,588. Average Burden per Response: 1.1 hours. Frequency: On occasion. jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES Summary of Information Collection DFARS Subpart 205.4 and the clause at DFARS 252.205–7000 require DoD contractors with contracts exceeding $1,000,000 to provide to cooperative agreement holders, upon their request, a list of those appropriate employees or offices responsible for entering into subcontracts under DoD contracts. The list must include the business address, telephone number, and area of responsibility of each employee or office. The contractor need not provide the list to a particular cooperative agreement holder more frequently than once a year. Michele P. Peterson, Editor, Defense Acquisition Regulations System. [FR Doc. E7–9748 Filed 5–21–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–08–P VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:21 May 21, 2007 Jkt 211001 DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION National Mathematics Advisory Panel U.S. Department of Education, National Mathematics Advisory Panel. ACTION: Notice of open meeting & public hearing. AGENCY: SUMMARY: This notice sets forth the schedule and proposed agenda of an upcoming meeting, including a public hearing, with members of the National Mathematics Advisory Panel. The notice also describes the functions of the Panel. Notice of this meeting is required by section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act and is intended to notify the public of their opportunity to attend. DATES: Wednesday, June 6, 2007. Time: 8:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. ADDRESSES: Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus, Building 3, Room 3210—Chapman Conference Center on the 2nd floor. The Wolfson Campus address is 300 NE., 2 Ave., Miami, FL 33132–2296. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tyrrell Flawn, Executive Director, National Mathematics Advisory Panel, 400 Maryland Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20202; telephone: (202) 260–8354. Individuals who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FRS) at 1–800–877–8339. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Panel was established by Executive Order 13398. The purpose of this Panel is to foster greater knowledge of and improved performance in mathematics among American students, in order to keep America competitive, support American talent and creativity, encourage innovation throughout the American economy, and help State, local, territorial, and tribal governments give the Nation’s children and youth the education they need to succeed. The meeting will be hosted by Miami Dade College, a state-supported college with eight campuses and approximately 160,000 students. The meeting begins at 8:30 a.m. with introductory remarks by Dr. Larry Faulkner, Chair of the National Mathematics Advisory Panel, and Dr. ´ Eduardo J. Padron, President of Miami Dade College. The Panel will meet from 8:45 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. to receive public comment on the Executive Order and the Panel’s work. Following the public comment session, from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., the five task groups—Conceptual Knowledge and Skills, Learning Processes, Instructional Practices, Teachers, and Assessment—will present progress reports on their work to date. PO 00000 Frm 00026 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 28691 Individuals interested in attending the meeting are advised to register in advance to ensure space availability. Please contact Jennifer Graban at (202) 260–1491 or by e-mail at Jennifer.Graban@ed.gov by Wednesday, May 30, 2007. If you are interested in giving testimony during the public comment session on June 6, please contact Jennifer Graban at (202) 260–1491 or Jennifer.Graban@ed.gov by Wednesday, May 30, 2007, to reserve time on the agenda. Presenters are encouraged to address one or more of the topics covered in the Executive Order. (Please refer to the Web site at https:// www.ed.gov/mathpanel for more information on the elements of the Executive Order.) Please include your name, the organization you represent, and a brief description of the issue you would like to present. Presenters will be allowed three to five minutes to make their comments. Presenters are requested to submit three written copies and an electronic file (CD or diskette) of their comments at the meeting, which should be labeled with their name and contact information. Individuals solely interested in attending the meeting are advised to register in advance to ensure space availability. Given the expected number of individuals interested in providing comments at the meeting, reservations for presenting comments should be made as soon as possible. Reservations will be processed on a first-come, firstserved basis. Persons who are unable to obtain reservations to speak during the meeting are encouraged to submit written comments. Written comments will be accepted at the meeting site or via e-mail at NationalMathPanel@ed.gov. If you will be emailing written comments, please do so by Wednesday, May 30, 2007. Please note that comments submitted to the National Mathematics Advisory Panel in any format—through e-mail, the U.S. postal service and/or provided in person during the public comment sessions at meetings—are considered to be part of the public record of the Panel’s deliberations, and will be posted on the Web site. The Panel has submitted its Preliminary Report to the President, through the U.S. Secretary of Education. The Preliminary Report is available at https://www.ed.gov/mathpanel. The final report will be submitted not later than February 28, 2008, and will, at a minimum, contain recommendations on improving mathematics education based on the best available scientific evidence. The meeting site is accessible to individuals with disabilities. E:\FR\FM\22MYN1.SGM 22MYN1

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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Defense Acquisition Regulations System


Information Collection Requirement; Defense Federal Acquisition 
Regulation Supplement; Provision of Information to Cooperative 
Agreement Holders (OMB Control Number 0704-0286)

AGENCY: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense 
(DoD).

ACTION: Notice and request for comments regarding a proposed extension 
of an approved information collection requirement.

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SUMMARY: In compliance with Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), DoD announces the 
proposed extension of a public information collection requirement and 
seeks public comment on the provisions thereof. DoD invites comments 
on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for 
the proper performance of the functions of DoD, including whether the 
information will have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the 
estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; (c) ways 
to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be 
collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the information 
collection on respondents, including the use of automated collection 
techniques or other forms of information technology. The Office of 
Management and Budget (OMB) has approved this information collection 
requirement for use through September 30, 2007. DoD proposes that OMB 
extend its approval for use for 3 additional years.

DATES: DoD will consider all comments received by July 23, 2007.

ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by OMB Control Number 
0704-0286, using any of the following methods:
     Federal eRulemaking Portal: https://www.regulations.gov. 
Follow the instructions for submitting comments.
     E-mail: dfars@osd.mil. Include OMB Control Number 0704-
0286 in the subject line of the message.
     Fax: (703) 602-7887.
     Mail: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Attn: Mr. 
Gary Delaney, OUSD (AT&L) DPAP (DARS), IMD 3C132, 3062 Defense 
Pentagon, Washington, DC 20301-3062.
     Hand Delivery/Courier: Defense Acquisition Regulations 
System, Crystal

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Square 4, Suite 200A, 241 18th Street, Arlington, VA 22202-3402.
    Comments received generally will be posted without change to http:/
/www.regulations.gov, including any personal information provided.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Gary Delaney, (703) 602-8384. The 
information collection requirements addressed in this notice are 
available on the World Wide Web at: https://www.acq.osd.mil/dpap/dars/
dfars/index.htm. Paper copies are available from Mr. Gary Delaney, OUSD 
(AT&L) DPAP (DARS), IMD 3C132, 3062 Defense Pentagon, Washington, DC 
20301-3062.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    Title and OMB Number: Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation 
Supplement (DFARS) Subpart 205.4, Release of Information, and the 
associated clause at DFARS 252.205-7000, Provision of Information to 
Cooperative Agreement Holders; OMB Control Number 0704-0286.
    Needs and Uses: This information collection requires DoD 
contractors to provide information to cooperative agreement holders 
regarding employees or offices that are responsible for entering into 
subcontracts under DoD contracts. Cooperative agreement holders furnish 
procurement technical assistance to business entities within specified 
geographic areas. This policy implements 10 U.S.C. 2416.
    Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit and not-for-profit 
institutions.
    Annual Burden Hours: 7,247.
    Number of Respondents: 6,588.
    Responses per Respondent: 1.
    Annual Responses: 6,588.
    Average Burden per Response: 1.1 hours.
    Frequency: On occasion.

Summary of Information Collection

    DFARS Subpart 205.4 and the clause at DFARS 252.205-7000 require 
DoD contractors with contracts exceeding $1,000,000 to provide to 
cooperative agreement holders, upon their request, a list of those 
appropriate employees or offices responsible for entering into 
subcontracts under DoD contracts. The list must include the business 
address, telephone number, and area of responsibility of each employee 
or office. The contractor need not provide the list to a particular 
cooperative agreement holder more frequently than once a year.

Michele P. Peterson,
Editor, Defense Acquisition Regulations System.
[FR Doc. E7-9748 Filed 5-21-07; 8:45 am]
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