Information Collection Requirement; Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement; Small Business Programs, 54645-54646 [E7-19002]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 186 / Wednesday, September 26, 2007 / Notices Desk Officer for the Corporation for National and Community Service; and (2) Electronically by e-mail to: Katherine_T._Astrich@omb.eop.gov. The OMB is particularly interested in comments which: • Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Corporation, including whether the information will have practical utility; • 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; • Propose ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and • Propose 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, e.g., permitting electronic submissions of responses. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES Comments A 60-day public comment Notice was published in the Federal Register on Wednesday, July 18, 2007. This comment period ended September 17, 2007. Four public comments were received from this Notice. Two commenters asked whether they would have to retain non-selected member applications. Two commenters requested clarification of the following terms: ‘‘disaster response certification,’’ ‘‘mentors,’’ ‘‘disaster preparedness and response,’’ and ‘‘children of incarcerated parents.’’ Grantees will not be required to retain non-selected member applications. Clarification will be provided to commenters and other stakeholders in the form of a Frequently Asked Question document that will be widely distributed, and posted on the Corporation Web site soon after this information collection is reviewed by OMB. Description: The Corporation is seeking approval of the attached Demographic Elements for Reporting which will be used by grantees of the Corporation’s AmeriCorps State and National in their annual reporting. The Demographic Reporting Elements will provide information for Corporation staff to monitor grantee progress, and to respond to requests from Congress and other stakeholders. Type of Review: New Information Collection. VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:57 Sep 25, 2007 Jkt 211001 Agency: Corporation for National and Community Service. Title: Demographic Reporting Elements. OMB Number: None. Agency Number: None. Affected Public: Grantees of AmeriCorps State and National programs. Total Respondents: 154. Frequency: Annually. Average Time per Response: 5 hours. Estimated Total Burden Hours: 770 hours. Total Burden Cost (capital/startup): None. Total Burden Cost (operating/ maintenance): None. Dated: September 19, 2007. Kristin McSwain, Director, AmeriCorps State and National. [FR Doc. E7–18903 Filed 9–25–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6050–$$–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Defense Acquisition Regulations System [OMB Control Number 0704–0386] Information Collection Requirement; Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement; Small Business Programs 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 PO 00000 Frm 00007 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 54645 collection requirement for use through March 31, 2008. DoD proposes that OMB extend its approval for use for three additional years. DATES: DoD will consider all comments received by November 26, 2007. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by OMB Control Number 0704–0386, using any of the following methods: • Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. • E-mail: dfars@osd.mil. Include OMB Control Number 0704–0386 in the subject line of the message. • Fax: 703–602–7887. • Mail: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Attn: Ms. Deborah Tronic, OUSD (AT&L) DPAP (DARS), IMD 3D139, 3062 Defense Pentagon, Washington, DC 20301–3062. • Hand Delivery/Courier: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Crystal 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: Ms. Deborah Tronic, 703–602–0289. The information collection requirements addressed in this notice are available on the World Wide Web at: http:// www.acq.osd.mil/dpap/dars/dfars/ index.htm. Paper copies are available from Ms. Deborah Tronic, OUSD (AT&L) DPAP (DARS), IMD 3D139, 3062 Defense Pentagon, Washington, DC 20301–3062. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title and OMB Number: Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) Part 219, Small Business Programs, and the clause at DFARS 252.219–7003; OMB Control Number 0704–0386. Needs and Uses: DoD uses this information in assessing contractor compliance with small business subcontracting plans. Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit and not-for-profit institutions. Annual Burden Hours: 41. Number of Respondents: 41. Responses per Respondent: 1. Annual Responses: 41. Average Burden per Response: 1 hour. Frequency: On occasion. Summary of Information Collection DFARS 219.704 and the clause at DFARS 252.219–7003, Small Business Subcontracting Plan (DoD Contracts), require large business prime contractors to notify the administrative contracting officer when a firm that is not a small E:\FR\FM\26SEN1.SGM 26SEN1 54646 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 186 / Wednesday, September 26, 2007 / Notices business is substituted for a small business that is specifically identified in a subcontracting plan. Notifications must be in writing and may be submitted in a contractor-specified format. Michele P. Peterson, Editor, Defense Acquisition Regulations System. [FR Doc. E7–19002 Filed 9–25–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–08–P DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request Department of Education. The Acting Leader, Information Management Case Services Team, Regulatory Information Management Services, Office of Management invites comments on the submission for OMB review as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. AGENCY: SUMMARY: Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before October 26, 2007. ADDRESSES: Written comments should be addressed to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attention: Education Desk Officer, Office of Management and Budget, 725 17th Street, NW., Room 10222, Washington, DC 20503. Commenters are encouraged to submit responses electronically by e-mail to oira_submission@omb.eop.gov or via fax to (202) 395–6974. Commenters should include the following subject line in their response ‘‘Comment: [insert OMB number], [insert abbreviated collection name, e.g., ‘‘Upward Bound Evaluation’’]. Persons submitting comments electronically should not submit paper copies. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Section 3506 of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35) requires that the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) provide interested Federal agencies and the public an early opportunity to comment on information collection requests. OMB may amend or waive the requirement for public consultation to the extent that public participation in the approval process would defeat the purpose of the information collection, violate State or Federal law, or substantially interfere with any agency’s ability to perform its statutory obligations. The Acting Leader, Information Management Case Services Team, Regulatory Information Management Services, Office of mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES DATES: VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:57 Sep 25, 2007 Jkt 211001 Management, publishes that notice containing proposed information collection requests prior to submission of these requests to OMB. Each proposed information collection, grouped by office, contains the following: (1) Type of review requested, e.g. new, revision, extension, existing or reinstatement; (2) Title; (3) Summary of the collection; (4) Description of the need for, and proposed use of, the information; (5) Respondents and frequency of collection; and (6) Reporting and/or Recordkeeping burden. OMB invites public comment. Dated: September 20, 2007. Delores J. Barber, Acting Leader, Information Management Case Services Team, Regulatory Information Management Services, Office of Management. Federal Student Aid Type of Review: Extension. Title: Lender’s Request for Payment of Interest and Special Allowance—LaRS. Frequency: Quarterly; Annually. Affected Public: Business or other forprofits; Not-for-profit institutions. Reporting and Recordkeeping Hour Burden: Responses: 12,800. Burden Hours: 31,200. Abstract: The Lender’s Request for Payment of Interest and Special Allowance—LaRS (ED Form 799) is used by approximately 3,546 lenders participating in the Title IV, PART B loan programs. The ED Form 799 is used to pay interest and special allowance to holders of the Part B loans; and to capture quarterly data from lender’s loan portfolio for financial and budgetary projections. Requests for copies of the information collection submission for OMB review may be accessed from http:// edicsweb.ed.gov, by selecting the ‘‘Browse Pending Collections’’ link and by clicking on link number 3416. When you access the information collection, click on ‘‘Download Attachments’’ to view. Written requests for information should be addressed to U.S. Department of Education, 400 Maryland Avenue, SW., Potomac Center, 9th Floor, Washington, DC 20202–4700. Requests may also be electronically mailed to ICDocketMgr@ed.gov or faxed to 202– 245–6623. Please specify the complete title of the information collection when making your request. Comments regarding burden and/or the collection activity requirements should be electronically mailed to ICDocketMgr@ed.gov. Individuals who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal PO 00000 Frm 00008 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1–800–877–8339. [FR Doc. E7–18977 Filed 9–25–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4000–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket Nos. ER04–157–022, ER04–714– 012, EL05–89–002] Bangor Hydro-Electric Company; Florida Power & Light Company; New England Transmission Owners; Errata Notice Extending Comment Date September 19, 2007. On September 18, 2007, the Commission issued a notice in the above-captioned proceeding. Combined Notice Of Filings # 1, September 18, 2007. The comment date on the notice read ‘‘Monday, September 17, 2007.’’ This errata notice extends the comment due date to Wednesday, September 26, 2007. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. E7–18907 Filed 9–25–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. EF07–2021–000] United States Department of EnergyBonneville Power Administration; Order Approving Rates on an Interim Basis and Providing Opportunity for Additional Comments Issued September 20, 2007. Before Commissioners: Joseph T. Kelliher, Chairman; Suedeen G. Kelly, Marc Spitzer, Philip D. Moeller, and Jon Wellinghoff 1. In this order, we approve the Bonneville Power Administration’s (Bonneville) proposed 2008 Transmission and Ancillary Services (2008 Transmission) rates on an interim basis, pending our full review. We also provide an additional period of time for the parties to file comments. Background 2. On May 22, 2007, Bonneville, in accordance with the Pacific Northwest Electric Power Planning and Conservation Act (Northwest Power Act),1 and Subpart B of Part 300 of the 1 16 E:\FR\FM\26SEN1.SGM U.S.C. 839e(a)(2), 839e(i)(6) (2000). 26SEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 186 (Wednesday, September 26, 2007)]
[Notices]
[Pages 54645-54646]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E7-19002]


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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Defense Acquisition Regulations System

[OMB Control Number 0704-0386]


Information Collection Requirement; Defense Federal Acquisition 
Regulation Supplement; Small Business Programs

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 March 31, 2008. DoD proposes that OMB 
extend its approval for use for three additional years.

DATES: DoD will consider all comments received by November 26, 2007.

ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by OMB Control Number 
0704-0386, using any of the following methods:
     Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. 
Follow the instructions for submitting comments.
     E-mail: dfars@osd.mil. Include OMB Control Number 0704-
0386 in the subject line of the message.
     Fax: 703-602-7887.
     Mail: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Attn: Ms. 
Deborah Tronic, OUSD (AT&L) DPAP (DARS), IMD 3D139, 3062 Defense 
Pentagon, Washington, DC 20301-3062.
     Hand Delivery/Courier: Defense Acquisition Regulations 
System, Crystal 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: Ms. Deborah Tronic, 703-602-0289. The 
information collection requirements addressed in this notice are 
available on the World Wide Web at: http://www.acq.osd.mil/dpap/dars/
dfars/index.htm. Paper copies are available from Ms. Deborah Tronic, 
OUSD (AT&L) DPAP (DARS), IMD 3D139, 3062 Defense Pentagon, Washington, 
DC 20301-3062.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    Title and OMB Number: Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation 
Supplement (DFARS) Part 219, Small Business Programs, and the clause at 
DFARS 252.219-7003; OMB Control Number 0704-0386.
    Needs and Uses: DoD uses this information in assessing contractor 
compliance with small business subcontracting plans.
    Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit and not-for-profit 
institutions.
    Annual Burden Hours: 41.
    Number of Respondents: 41.
    Responses per Respondent: 1.
    Annual Responses: 41.
    Average Burden per Response: 1 hour.
    Frequency: On occasion.

Summary of Information Collection

    DFARS 219.704 and the clause at DFARS 252.219-7003, Small Business 
Subcontracting Plan (DoD Contracts), require large business prime 
contractors to notify the administrative contracting officer when a 
firm that is not a small

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business is substituted for a small business that is specifically 
identified in a subcontracting plan. Notifications must be in writing 
and may be submitted in a contractor-specified format.

Michele P. Peterson,
Editor, Defense Acquisition Regulations System.
[FR Doc. E7-19002 Filed 9-25-07; 8:45 am]
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