Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request, 41778 [E7-14775]

Download as PDF 41778 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 146 / Tuesday, July 31, 2007 / Notices NATIONAL ARCHIVES AND RECORDS ADMINISTRATION Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: NARA is giving public notice that the agency has submitted to OMB for approval the information collections described in this notice. The public is invited to comment on the proposed information collections pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. DATES: Written comments must be submitted to OMB at the address below on or before August 30, 2007 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Send comments to Desk Officer for NARA, Office of Management and Budget, New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503; fax: 202–395–5167. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the proposed information collections and supporting statements should be directed to Tamee Fechhelm at telephone number 301–837–1694 or fax number 301–713–7409. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13), NARA invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on proposed information collections. NARA published a notice of proposed collection for these information collections on May 16, 2007 (72 FR 27592 and 27593). No comments were received. NARA has submitted the described information collections to OMB for approval. In response to this notice, comments and suggestions should address one or more of the following points: (a) Whether the proposed information collections are necessary for the proper performance of the functions of NARA; (b) the accuracy of NARA’s estimate of the burden of the proposed information collections; (c) ways to enhance 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 the use of information technology; and (e) whether small businesses are affected by these collections. In this notice, NARA is soliciting comments concerning the following information collections: 1. Title: Item Approval Request List. OMB Number: 3095–0025. rmajette on PROD1PC64 with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:11 Jul 30, 2007 Jkt 211001 Agency Form Number: NA Form 14110 and 14110A. Type of Review: Regular. Affected Public: Business or for-profit, nonprofit organizations and institutions, federal, state and local government agencies, and individuals or households. Estimated Number of Respondents: 2,816. Estimated Time Per Response: 15 minutes. Frequency of Response: On occasion. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 704 hours. Abstract: The information collection is prescribed by 36 CFR 1254.72. The collection is prepared by researchers who cannot visit the appropriate NARA research room or who request copies of records as a result of visiting a research room. NARA offers limited provisions to obtain copies of records by mail and requires requests to be made on prescribed forms for certain bodies of records. NARA uses the Item Approval Request List form to track reproduction requests and to provide information for customers and vendors. 2. Title: Microfilm Rental Order Form. OMB Number: 3095–0059. Agency Form Number: NA Form 14127. Type of Review: Regular. Affected Public: Individuals or households. Estimated Number of Respondents: 5,200. Estimated Time Per Response: 10 minutes. Frequency of Response: On occasion. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 867 hours. Abstract: The NARA microfilm publications provides ready access to records for research in a variety of fields including history, economics, political science, law, and genealogy. NARA emphasizes microfilming groups of records relating to the same general subject or to a specific geographic area. For example, the decennial population censuses from 1790 to 1930 and their related indexes are available on microfilm. Census records constitute the vast majority of microfilmed records available currently through the rental program. Dated: July 25, 2007. Martha Morphy, Assistant Archivist for Information Services. [FR Doc. E7–14775 Filed 7–30–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7515–01–P PO 00000 Frm 00077 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request National Science Foundation. Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: Under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104– 13 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), and as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, the National Science Foundation (NSF) is inviting the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on this proposed continuing information collection. This is the second notice for public comment; the first was published in the Federal Register at 72 FR 29002 and no substantial comments were received. NSF is forwarding the proposed submission to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for clearance simultaneously with the publication of this second notice. DATES: Comments regarding these information collections are best assured of having their full effect if received by OMB within 30 days of publication in the Federal Register. ADDRESSES: Written comments regarding (a) whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of NSF, including whether the information will have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of NSF’s estimate of burden including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information to be collected; or (d) ways to 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 should be addressed to: Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs of OMB, Attention: Desk Officer for National Science Foundation, 725 17th Street, NW., Room 10235, Washington, DC 20503, and to Suzanne H. Plimpton, Reports Clearance Officer, National Science Foundation, 4201 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 295, Arlington, VA 22230 or send e-mail to splimpto@nsf.gov. Copies of the submission may be obtained by calling (703) 292–7556. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Suzanne H. Plimpton, NSF Reports Clearance Officer at (703) 292–7556 or send e-mail to splimpto@nsf.gov. An agency may not conduct or sponsor a collection of information E:\FR\FM\31JYN1.SGM 31JYN1

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NATIONAL ARCHIVES AND RECORDS ADMINISTRATION


Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB 
Review; Comment Request

AGENCY: National Archives and Records Administration (NARA).

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: NARA is giving public notice that the agency has submitted to 
OMB for approval the information collections described in this notice. 
The public is invited to comment on the proposed information 
collections pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.

DATES: Written comments must be submitted to OMB at the address below 
on or before August 30, 2007 to be assured of consideration.

ADDRESSES: Send comments to Desk Officer for NARA, Office of Management 
and Budget, New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503; fax: 
202-395-5167.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or 
copies of the proposed information collections and supporting 
statements should be directed to Tamee Fechhelm at telephone number 
301-837-1694 or fax number 301-713-7409.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 
1995 (Pub. L. 104-13), NARA invites the general public and other 
Federal agencies to comment on proposed information collections. NARA 
published a notice of proposed collection for these information 
collections on May 16, 2007 (72 FR 27592 and 27593). No comments were 
received. NARA has submitted the described information collections to 
OMB for approval.
    In response to this notice, comments and suggestions should address 
one or more of the following points: (a) Whether the proposed 
information collections are necessary for the proper performance of the 
functions of NARA; (b) the accuracy of NARA's estimate of the burden of 
the proposed information collections; (c) ways to enhance 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 the use of information technology; and (e) whether small 
businesses are affected by these collections. In this notice, NARA is 
soliciting comments concerning the following information collections:
    1. Title: Item Approval Request List.
    OMB Number: 3095-0025.
    Agency Form Number: NA Form 14110 and 14110A.
    Type of Review: Regular.
    Affected Public: Business or for-profit, nonprofit organizations 
and institutions, federal, state and local government agencies, and 
individuals or households.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 2,816.
    Estimated Time Per Response: 15 minutes.
    Frequency of Response: On occasion.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 704 hours.
    Abstract: The information collection is prescribed by 36 CFR 
1254.72. The collection is prepared by researchers who cannot visit the 
appropriate NARA research room or who request copies of records as a 
result of visiting a research room. NARA offers limited provisions to 
obtain copies of records by mail and requires requests to be made on 
prescribed forms for certain bodies of records. NARA uses the Item 
Approval Request List form to track reproduction requests and to 
provide information for customers and vendors.
    2. Title: Microfilm Rental Order Form.
    OMB Number: 3095-0059.
    Agency Form Number: NA Form 14127.
    Type of Review: Regular.
    Affected Public: Individuals or households.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 5,200.
    Estimated Time Per Response: 10 minutes.
    Frequency of Response: On occasion.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 867 hours.
    Abstract: The NARA microfilm publications provides ready access to 
records for research in a variety of fields including history, 
economics, political science, law, and genealogy. NARA emphasizes 
microfilming groups of records relating to the same general subject or 
to a specific geographic area. For example, the decennial population 
censuses from 1790 to 1930 and their related indexes are available on 
microfilm. Census records constitute the vast majority of microfilmed 
records available currently through the rental program.

    Dated: July 25, 2007.
Martha Morphy,
Assistant Archivist for Information Services.
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