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Download as PDF 51236 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 172 / Thursday, September 6, 2007 / Notices supplemental notice makes an addition to the previous one. Agendas of Meetings Agenda of Meeting on September 11, 2007 Originally Published at 72 FR 40321 In addition to addressing the Task Statements listed in the July 24, 2007, notice, a working group will address a new Task Statement concerning ‘‘A Review of the Draft Navigation and Vessel Inspection Circular (NVIC) Concerning Medical and Physical Evaluation Guidelines for Merchant Mariner Credentials.’’ The working group will make a report to the full committee on what has been accomplished in their meeting. No action will be taken on their report on this date. Agenda of Meeting on September 12, 2007 Originally Published at 72 FR 40321 In addition to the agenda published in the July 24, 2007, notice, the committee may consider and vote on any recommendations from the working group deliberating the new Task Statement concerning ‘‘Review of the Draft NVIC Concerning Medical and Physical Evaluation Guidelines for Merchant Mariner Credentials.’’ Dated: August 24, 2007. J. G. Lantz, Director of National and International Standards, Assistant Commandant for Prevention—Operations. [FR Doc. E7–17568 Filed 9–5–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–15–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Coast Guard [Docket No. USCG–2007–29141] National Maritime Security Advisory Committee; Meeting U.S. Coast Guard, DHS. ACTION: Notice of Meeting via Teleconference. mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: The National Maritime Security Advisory Committee (NMSAC) will conduct a meeting by teleconference on Thursday, September 20, 2007, for the purpose of discussing the committee’s comments, recommendations, and responses to a questionnaire designed to inform the development of a preliminary draft of the Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) Biometric Reader Requirements Notice VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:25 Sep 05, 2007 Jkt 211001 of Proposed Rulemaking. The teleconference will be open to the public. DATES: The teleconference will take place Thursday, September 20, 2007 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. e.s.t. This teleconference may close early if all business is finished. Written material and requests to make oral presentations should reach the Coast Guard on or before September 13, 2007. Requests to have a copy of your material distributed to each member of the committee or subcommittee should reach the Coast Guard on or before September 13, 2007. ADDRESSES: The NMSAC teleconference will be held in room 5222, U.S. Coast Guard Headquarters, 2100 Second St., SW., Washington, DC 20593. Public participation is limited to monitoring the teleconference only, except at the time allotted by the chairperson for public comment; special note, the number of teleconference lines is limited and available on a first-come, first served basis. For call-in information contact Commander Mark Hammond using the contact information below. Requests to have topic related written material distributed to each member of the committee prior to the meeting should reach the contact person at the address below by September 13, 2007. Send written material by mail or electronic mail per instructions below. This notice is available in our online docket, USCG–2007–29141, at http:// dms.dot.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Commander Mark Hammond, CG– 3PCP–1/NMSAC, Room 5302, 2100 2nd Street SW., Washington, DC, 20593, telephone number 202–372–1107, email mark.e.hammond@uscg.mil and fax number 202–372–1905. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice of this meeting is given under the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. (Pub. L. 92–463). On September 20, 2007 the committee will meet via teleconference for the purpose of discussing the committee’s comments, recommendations, and responses to a questionnaire designed to inform the development of a preliminary draft of the Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) Biometric Reader Requirements Notice of Proposed Rulemaking. The committee will discuss the above issues from approximately 1 p.m. e.s.t. to 4 p.m. e.s.t. The chairperson of the NMSAC shall conduct the teleconference meeting in a way that will, in their judgment, facilitate the orderly conduct of business. Please note that the teleconference may end early if all business is completed. PO 00000 Frm 00025 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Agenda of Teleconference (1) September 20, 2007 teleconference meeting: a. Discuss the committee’s comments, recommendations, to inform the development of a preliminary draft of the Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) Biometric Reader Requirements Notice of Proposed Rulemaking. b. The Chairperson will announce the time allotted for public comments and discussion. Procedural The teleconference is open to the public, either by calling in on one of the public lines, or by attending at the Coast Guard headquarters address listed in ADDRESSES above. Please note that the teleconference may end early if all business is finished. Security requires that any member of the public who wishes to attend the teleconference in person at Coast Guard Headquarters provide his or her name and date of birth no later than 4 p.m. e.s.t., Friday, September 14, 2007 to Commander Mark Hammond at NMSAC@uscg.mil, or via phone at (202) 372–1107. Please list the docket number and NMSAC Teleconference in the subject line on all email messages. Photo identification will be required for entry into the building. Information on Services for Individuals with Disabilities For information on facilities or services for individuals with disabilities or to request special assistance at the meeting, contact Commander Mark Hammond as soon as possible. Dated: August 28, 2007. M. P. O’Malley. Captain, U.S. Coast Guard, , Office of Port & Facility Activities. [FR Doc. 07–4354 Filed 8–31–07; 2:25 pm] BILLING CODE 4910–15–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has submitted the following information E:\FR\FM\06SEN1.SGM 06SEN1 mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 172 / Thursday, September 6, 2007 / Notices collection to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance in accordance with the requirements of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The submission describes the nature of the information collection, the categories of respondents, the estimated burden (i.e., the time, effort and resources used by respondents to respond) and cost, and includes the actual data collection instruments FEMA will use. This collection was modified during the 60 day comment period to change the type of information collection from an extension, without change, of a currently approved collection, to a revision of a currently approved collection. This change was included to capture the change in burden hour cost to respondents. Title: FEMA Mitigation Success Story Database. OMB Number: 1660–0089. Abstract: FEMA uses the information in the database to document and disseminate first-hand experiences of State, communities, private businesses, and homeowners that incorporate mitigation and flood insurance activities that are cost effective and promote strategic partnerships. By sharing information, communities and individuals can learn about available federal programs to support the implementation of noteworthy local activities. Affected Public: Individuals or households, Business or other for-profit, Not-for-profit institutions, Farms, Federal Government, and State, Local or Tribal government. Number of Respondents: 150. Estimated Time per Respondent: 5.5 hours. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 563 hours. Frequency of Response: On occasion. Comments: Interested persons are invited to submit written comments on the proposed information collection to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, Attention: Nathan Lesser, Desk Officer, Department of Homeland Security/FEMA, and sent via electronic mail to oira_submission@omb.eop.gov or faxed to (202) 395–6974. Comments must be submitted on or before October 9, 2007. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection should be made to Chief, Records Management, FEMA, 500 C Street, SW., Room 609, Washington, DC 20472, facsimile number (202) 646–3347, or email address FEMA-InformationCollections@dhs.gov. VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:25 Sep 05, 2007 Jkt 211001 Dated: August 30, 2007. John A. Sharetts-Sullivan, Chief, Records Management and Privacy Information Resources Management Branch, Information Technology Services Division, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security. [FR Doc. E7–17623 Filed 9–5–07; 8:45 am] 51237 Grants; 97.039, Hazard Mitigation Grant Program.) R. David Paulison, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency. [FR Doc. E7–17622 Filed 9–5–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–10–P BILLING CODE 9110–11–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency [FEMA–1720–DR] [FEMA–1717–DR] Ohio; Major Disaster and Related Determinations Minnesota; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration AGENCY: Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. AGENCY: ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Minnesota (FEMA–1717–DR), dated August 23, 2007, and related determinations. EFFECTIVE DATE: August 28, 2007. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Peggy Miller, Disaster Assistance Directorate, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–2705. The notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Minnesota is hereby amended to include the following areas among those areas determined to have been adversely affected by the catastrophe declared a major disaster by the President in his declaration of August 23, 2007. Dodge County for Public Assistance. Fillmore, Houston, Olmsted, Steele, Wabasha, and Winona Counties for Public Assistance (already designated for Individual Assistance and Public Assistance Category B [emergency protective measures], including direct Federal assistance.) SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: (The following Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Numbers (CFDA) are to be used for reporting and drawing funds: 97.030, Community Disaster Loans; 97.031, Cora Brown Fund Program; 97.032, Crisis Counseling; 97.033, Disaster Legal Services Program; 97.034, Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA); 97.046, Fire Management Assistance; 97.048, Individuals and Households Housing; 97.049, Individuals and Households Disaster Housing Operations; 97.050 Individuals and Households ProgramOther Needs, 97.036, Public Assistance PO 00000 Frm 00026 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the State of Ohio (FEMA– 1720–DR), dated August 27, 2007, and related determinations. EFFECTIVE DATE: August 27, 2007. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Peggy Miller, Disaster Assistance Directorate, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–2705. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given that, in a letter dated August 27, 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: I have determined that the damage in certain areas of the State of Ohio resulting from severe storms, flooding, and tornadoes beginning on August 20, 2007, and continuing, 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 Ohio. 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 Individual 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 Hazard Mitigation and Other Needs Assistance will be limited to 75 percent of the total eligible costs. If Public Assistance is later requested and warranted, Federal funds provided under E:\FR\FM\06SEN1.SGM 06SEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 172 (Thursday, September 6, 2007)]
[Notices]
[Pages 51236-51237]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E7-17623]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Federal Emergency Management Agency


Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB 
Review; 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) has submitted 
the following information

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collection to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and 
clearance in accordance with the requirements of the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995. The submission describes the nature of the 
information collection, the categories of respondents, the estimated 
burden (i.e., the time, effort and resources used by respondents to 
respond) and cost, and includes the actual data collection instruments 
FEMA will use. This collection was modified during the 60 day comment 
period to change the type of information collection from an extension, 
without change, of a currently approved collection, to a revision of a 
currently approved collection. This change was included to capture the 
change in burden hour cost to respondents.
    Title: FEMA Mitigation Success Story Database.
    OMB Number: 1660-0089.
    Abstract: FEMA uses the information in the database to document and 
disseminate first-hand experiences of State, communities, private 
businesses, and homeowners that incorporate mitigation and flood 
insurance activities that are cost effective and promote strategic 
partnerships. By sharing information, communities and individuals can 
learn about available federal programs to support the implementation of 
noteworthy local activities.
    Affected Public: Individuals or households, Business or other for-
profit, Not-for-profit institutions, Farms, Federal Government, and 
State, Local or Tribal government.
    Number of Respondents: 150.
    Estimated Time per Respondent: 5.5 hours.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 563 hours.
    Frequency of Response: On occasion.
    Comments: Interested persons are invited to submit written comments 
on the proposed information collection to the Office of Information and 
Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, Attention: Nathan 
Lesser, Desk Officer, Department of Homeland Security/FEMA, and sent 
via electronic mail to oira_submission@omb.eop.gov or faxed to (202) 
395-6974. Comments must be submitted on or before October 9, 2007.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or 
copies of the information collection should be made to Chief, Records 
Management, FEMA, 500 C Street, SW., Room 609, Washington, DC 20472, 
facsimile number (202) 646-3347, or e-mail address FEMA-Information-
Collections@dhs.gov.

    Dated: August 30, 2007.
John A. Sharetts-Sullivan,
Chief, Records Management and Privacy Information Resources Management 
Branch, Information Technology Services Division, Federal Emergency 
Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security.
[FR Doc. E7-17623 Filed 9-5-07; 8:45 am]
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