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Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 116 / Monday, June 18, 2007 / Notices Transcripts: Transcripts of the public workshop may be requested in writing from the Freedom of Information Office (HFI–35), Food and Drug Administration, 5600 Fishers Lane, rm. 6–30, Rockville, MD 20857, approximately 15 working days after the public workshop at a cost of 10 cents per page. A transcript of the public workshop will be available on the Internet at http://www.fda.gov/cber/ minutes/workshop-min.htm. Dated: June 11, 2007. Jeffrey Shuren, Assistant Commissioner for Policy. [FR Doc. E7–11613 Filed 6–15–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4160–01–S DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Food and Drug Administration [Docket No. 2007N–0217] Licensure of Apheresis Blood Products; Public Workshop AGENCY: Food and Drug Administration, HHS. jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES ACTION: Notice of public workshop. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is announcing a public workshop entitled: Licensure of Apheresis Blood Products. The purpose of the public workshop is to educate industry on the licensure requirements and license application procedures for Platelets, Pheresis; Red Blood Cells; and Plasma collected by automated blood cell separator devices. Date and Time: The public workshop will be held on August 15, 2007, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Location: The public workshop will be held at the Lister Hill Center Auditorium, Bldg. 38A, National Institutes of Health, 8800 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20894. Contact Person: Rhonda Dawson, Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research(HFM–302), Food and Drug Administration, 1401 Rockville Pike, suite 200N, Rockville, MD 20852–1448, 301–827–6129, FAX: 301–827–2843, email: rhonda.dawson@fda.hhs.gov. Registration: Mail, fax, or e-mail your registration information (including name, title, firm name, address, telephone and fax numbers) to the contact person by July 31, 2007. There is no registration fee for the public workshop. Early registration is recommended because seating is limited. Registration on the day of the public workshop will be provided on a space available basis beginning at 7:30 a.m. VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:19 Jun 15, 2007 Jkt 211001 If you need special accommodations due to a disability, please contact Rhonda Dawson at least 7 days in advance. The public workshop will feature presentations by experts from government and industry. The workshop will include presentations by FDA on: (1) Requirements for licensure, and applicable regulations and guidances, for Platelets, Pheresis; Red Blood Cells; and Plasma (intended for transfusion) collected by apheresis instruments; (2) the FDA managed review process; and (3) failure investigations of apheresis products. Device manufacturers will present an overview of their devices and review validation procedures and quality control processes. Representatives from blood establishments will present case studies of licensing applications. FDA will lead a question and answer session with workshop participants. Comments: All individuals wishing to submit questions to be addressed at the public workshop should submit written or electronic comments by July 31, 2007, 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. Comments are to be identified with the docket number found in brackets in the heading of this document. Received comments may be seen in the Division of Dockets Management between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. Transcripts: Transcripts of the public workshop may be requested in writing from the Freedom of Information Office (HFI–35), Food and Drug Administration, 5600 Fishers Lane, rm.6–30, Rockville, MD 20857, approximately 15 working days after the public workshop at a cost of 10 cents per page. A transcript of the public workshop will be available on the Internet at http://www.fda.gov/cber/ minutes/workshop-min.htm. 33509 DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Dated: June 11, 2007. Jeffrey Shuren, Assistant Commissioner for Policy. [FR Doc. E7–11615 Filed 6–15–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4160–01–S PO 00000 Frm 00065 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), 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 a proposed revised information collection. In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice seeks comments concerning FEMA’s National Emergency Training Center (NETC) to approve and coordinate the use of the NETC facility for extracurricular training activities. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The National Emergency Training Center (NETC) is a FEMA facility that houses the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) and the National Fire Academy (NFA). NETC provides training and educational programs for Federal, State, and local personnel in hazard mitigation, emergency response and preparedness, fire prevention and control, disaster response, and longterm disaster recovery. Special groups sponsored by EMI, NFA or other FEMA organizations may use NETC facilities to conduct activities closely related to and in direct support of their activities. Such groups include other Federal departments and agencies, groups charted by Congress such as the American Red Cross, State and local governments, volunteer groups, and national and international associations representing State and local governments. Collection of Information Title: Approval and Coordination of requirements to use NETC for Extracurricular Training Activities. Type of Information Collection: Revision of an existing collection. OMB Number: 1660–0029. Form Numbers: FEMA Form 75–10, Request for Housing Accommodations, and FEMA Form 75–11, Request for Use of NETC Facility. Abstract: Data will be obtained from special groups that request to use NETC facilities for extracurricular training E:\FR\FM\18JNN1.SGM 18JNN1 33510 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 116 / Monday, June 18, 2007 / Notices activities. Extracurricular training is training over and above regularly scheduled training sessions of NFA and EMI. The policy of NETC is to accommodate other training activities on a space-available basis at the Emmitsburg campus. In order for NETC to approve and schedule the use of its facilities, information must be provided by special group organizations. A written, email or telephone request for use of NETC facilities is initially made to determine availability of the facilities. If space is available, the contact person for the special group must follow up by completing FEMA Form 75–11 to provide information on the number of participants, meals, and special requirements. The information is used to assign classrooms, schedule equipment, and arrange for food service. FEMA Form 75–10 is used to collect Project/activity (survey, form(s), focus group, worksheet, etc.) names and purchase order numbers of those who will require lodging at NETC. Affected Public: Not-for-profit institutions; Federal Government; State, Local or Tribal Government; individuals or households; and business or other for-profit. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: Ten. No. of respondents Frequency of responses Burden hours per respondent Annual responses Total annual burden hours (A) (B) (C) (D) = (A×B) (E) = (C×D) 75–10 ................................................................................ 75–11 ................................................................................ 60 60 1 1 5 min. or 0.08 ... 5 min. or 0.08 ... 60 60 5 5 Total ........................................................................... 120 ........................ 10 minutes ........ 120 10 Estimated Cost: $15.80. Comments: Written comments are solicited to (a) evaluate whether the proposed data collection is necessary for the proper performance of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (c) enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. Comments must be submitted on or before August 17, 2007. Interested persons should submit written comments to Chief, Records Management and Privacy, Information Resources Management Branch, Information Technology Services Division, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C Street, SW., Room 609, Washington, DC 20472. ADDRESSES: jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Contact Merril Sollenberger, Special Groups and Visitors Coordinator, U.S. Fire Administration, telephone (301) 447–1179, facsimile number (301) 447– 1052, or at e-mail address, merril.sollenberger@dhs.gov for additional information. You may contact the Records Management Branch for copies of the proposed collection of information at facsimile number (202) 646–3347 or e-mail address: FEMA-InformationCollections@dhs.gov. VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:19 Jun 15, 2007 Jkt 211001 Dated: June 11, 2007. John A. Sharetts-Sullivan, Chief, Records Management and Privacy, Office of Management Directorate, Information Resources Management Branch, Information Technology Services Division, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security. [FR Doc. E7–11658 Filed 6–15–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–12–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency [FEMA–1706–DR] Nebraska; Major Disaster and Related Determinations Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the State of Nebraska (FEMA–1706–DR), dated June 6, 2007, and related determinations. EFFECTIVE DATE: June 6, 2007. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Peggy Miller, Disaster Assistance Directorate, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–2705. Notice is hereby given that, in a letter dated June 6, 2007, the President declared a major disaster under the authority of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act, 42 U.S.C. 5121–5206 (the Stafford Act), as follows: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I have determined that the damage in certain areas of the State of Nebraska PO 00000 Frm 00066 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 resulting from severe storms, flooding, and tornadoes during the period of May 4–19, 2007, is of sufficient severity and magnitude to warrant a major disaster declaration under the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act, 42 U.S.C. 5121– 5206 (the Stafford Act). Therefore, I declare that such a major disaster exists in the State of Nebraska. In order to provide Federal assistance, you are hereby authorized to allocate from funds available for these purposes such amounts as you find necessary for Federal disaster assistance and administrative expenses. You are authorized to provide Public Assistance in the designated areas, Hazard Mitigation throughout the State, and any other forms of assistance under the Stafford Act that you deem appropriate. Consistent with the requirement that Federal assistance be supplemental, any Federal funds provided under the Stafford Act for Public Assistance and Hazard Mitigation will be limited to 75 percent of the total eligible costs. If Other Needs Assistance under Section 408 of the Stafford Act is later requested and warranted, Federal funding under that program will also be limited to 75 percent of the total eligible costs. Further, you are authorized to make changes to this declaration to the extent allowable under the Stafford Act. The time period prescribed for the implementation of section 310(a), Priority to Certain Applications for Public Facility and Public Housing Assistance, 42 U.S.C. 5153, shall be for a period not to exceed six months after the date of this declaration. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) hereby gives notice that pursuant to the authority vested in the Administrator, under Executive Order 12148, as amended, Lee H. Rosenberg, of FEMA is appointed to act as the Federal Coordinating Officer for this declared disaster. I do hereby determine the following areas of the State of Nebraska to have been affected adversely by this declared major disaster: E:\FR\FM\18JNN1.SGM 18JNN1

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[Notices]
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[FR Doc No: E7-11658]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Federal Emergency Management Agency


Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; 
Comment Request

AGENCY: Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS.

ACTION: Notice and request for comments.

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SUMMARY: The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), 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 a proposed revised information collection. In accordance 
with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice seeks comments 
concerning FEMA's National Emergency Training Center (NETC) to approve 
and coordinate the use of the NETC facility for extracurricular 
training activities.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The National Emergency Training Center 
(NETC) is a FEMA facility that houses the Emergency Management 
Institute (EMI) and the National Fire Academy (NFA). NETC provides 
training and educational programs for Federal, State, and local 
personnel in hazard mitigation, emergency response and preparedness, 
fire prevention and control, disaster response, and long-term disaster 
recovery. Special groups sponsored by EMI, NFA or other FEMA 
organizations may use NETC facilities to conduct activities closely 
related to and in direct support of their activities. Such groups 
include other Federal departments and agencies, groups charted by 
Congress such as the American Red Cross, State and local governments, 
volunteer groups, and national and international associations 
representing State and local governments.

Collection of Information

    Title: Approval and Coordination of requirements to use NETC for 
Extracurricular Training Activities.
    Type of Information Collection: Revision of an existing collection.
    OMB Number: 1660-0029.
    Form Numbers: FEMA Form 75-10, Request for Housing Accommodations, 
and FEMA Form 75-11, Request for Use of NETC Facility.
    Abstract: Data will be obtained from special groups that request to 
use NETC facilities for extracurricular training

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activities. Extracurricular training is training over and above 
regularly scheduled training sessions of NFA and EMI. The policy of 
NETC is to accommodate other training activities on a space-available 
basis at the Emmitsburg campus. In order for NETC to approve and 
schedule the use of its facilities, information must be provided by 
special group organizations. A written, email or telephone request for 
use of NETC facilities is initially made to determine availability of 
the facilities. If space is available, the contact person for the 
special group must follow up by completing FEMA Form 75-11 to provide 
information on the number of participants, meals, and special 
requirements. The information is used to assign classrooms, schedule 
equipment, and arrange for food service. FEMA Form 75-10 is used to 
collect names and purchase order numbers of those who will require 
lodging at NETC.
    Affected Public: Not-for-profit institutions; Federal Government; 
State, Local or Tribal Government; individuals or households; and 
business or other for-profit.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: Ten.

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Project/activity (survey, form(s), focus group,      No. of       Frequency of                                                Annual       Total annual
                worksheet, etc.)                   respondents      responses          Burden hours per respondent           responses     burden hours
                                                            (A)             (B)  (C)....................................     (D) = (AxB)     (E) = (CxD)
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75-10..........................................              60               1  5 min. or 0.08.........................              60               5
75-11..........................................              60               1  5 min. or 0.08.........................              60               5
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    Total......................................             120  ..............  10 minutes.............................             120              10
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    Estimated Cost: $15.80.
    Comments: Written comments are solicited to (a) evaluate whether 
the proposed data collection is necessary for the proper performance of 
the agency, including whether the information shall have practical 
utility; (b) evaluate the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the 
burden of the proposed collection of information, including the 
validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (c) enhance the 
quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and 
(d) minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who 
are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, 
electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or 
other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic 
submission of responses. Comments must be submitted on or before August 
17, 2007.

ADDRESSES: Interested persons should submit written comments to Chief, 
Records Management and Privacy, Information Resources Management 
Branch, Information Technology Services Division, Federal Emergency 
Management Agency, 500 C Street, SW., Room 609, Washington, DC 20472.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Contact Merril Sollenberger, Special 
Groups and Visitors Coordinator, U.S. Fire Administration, telephone 
(301) 447-1179, facsimile number (301) 447-1052, or at e-mail address, 
merril.sollenberger@dhs.gov for additional information. You may contact 
the Records Management Branch for copies of the proposed collection of 
information at facsimile number (202) 646-3347 or e-mail address: FEMA-
Information-Collections@dhs.gov.

    Dated: June 11, 2007.
John A. Sharetts-Sullivan,
Chief, Records Management and Privacy, Office of Management 
Directorate, Information Resources Management Branch, Information 
Technology Services Division, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 
Department of Homeland Security.
[FR Doc. E7-11658 Filed 6-15-07; 8:45 am]
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