Notice of Information Collection Under OMB Review, 63199 [E7-21948]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 216 / Thursday, November 8, 2007 / Notices industries into which children are trafficked and the goods that they produce in this situation is appreciated. Are they trafficked across national borders or within the country (specify source, destination and transit countries/regions/communities, if possible). Copies of any recent government surveys on child labor are most appreciated. In regard to education statistics and to ensure comparability across countries in the TDA report, DOL will generally rely on UNESCO Institute of Statistics data (http:// stats.uis.unesco.org/). DOL greatly appreciates submission of original sources. Information submitted may include reports, newspaper articles, or other materials. Governments that have ratified ILO Convention 182 are requested to submit copies of their most recent article 22 submissions under the Convention, especially those with information on types of work determined in accordance with Article 3(d) of the Convention. rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES Definition of Worst Forms of Child Labor The term ‘‘worst forms of child labor’’ is defined in section 412(b) of the TDA as comprising: ‘‘(A) all forms of slavery or practices similar to slavery, such as the sale and trafficking of children, debt bondage and serfdom and forced or compulsory labor, including forced or compulsory recruitment of children for use in armed conflict; (B) the use, procuring or offering of a child for prostitution, for the production of pornography or for pornographic performances; (C) the use, procuring or offering of a child for illicit activities, in particular for the production and trafficking of drugs as defined in relevant international treaties; and (D) work which, by its nature or the circumstances in which it is carried out, is likely to harm the health, safety or morals of children.’’ The TDA Conference Report noted that the phrase, ‘‘work which, by its nature or the circumstances in which it is carried out, is likely to harm the health, safety or morals of children’’ is to be defined as in Article II of Recommendation No. 190, which accompanies ILO Convention No. 182. This includes ‘‘(a) work which exposes children to physical, psychological, or sexual abuse; (b) work underground, under water, at dangerous heights or in confined spaces; (c) work with dangerous machinery, equipment and tools, or which involves VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:54 Nov 07, 2007 Jkt 214001 the manual handling or transport of heavy loads; (d) work in an unhealthy environment which may, for example, expose children to hazardous substances, agents or processes, or to temperatures, noise levels, or vibrations damaging to their health; (e) work under particularly difficult conditions such as work for long hours or during the night or work where the child is unreasonably confined to the premises of the employer.’’ The TDA Conference Report further indicated that this phrase be interpreted in a manner consistent with the intent of Article 4 of ILO Convention No. 182, which states that such work shall be determined by national laws or regulations or by the competent authority in the country involved. This notice is a general solicitation of comments from the public. Signed at Washington, DC this 5th day of November, 2007. Charlotte Ponticelli, Deputy Undersecretary, Bureau of International Labor Affairs. [FR Doc. E7–21920 Filed 11–7–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–28–P NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION [(07–082)] Notice of Information Collection Under OMB Review National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). ACTION: Notice of information collection under OMB review. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 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 proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13, 44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). DATES: All comments should be submitted within 30 calendar days from the date of this publication. ADDRESSES: All comments should be addressed to Desk Officer for NASA; Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs; Room 10236; New Executive Office Building; Washington, DC 20503. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection instrument(s) and instructions should PO 00000 Frm 00039 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 63199 be directed to Mr. Walter Kit, NASA PRA Officer, NASA Headquarters, 300 E Street, SW., JE0000, Washington, DC 20546, (202) 358–1350, Walter.Kit– 1@nasa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Abstract As required in Section 305(b) of the National Aeronautics and Space Act of 1958 and the NASA Supplement to the Federal Acquisition Regulation, NASA R&D contracts require contractor/ recipient reporting of new technologies to NASA using NASA eNTRe system for electronic submissions and NASA Form 1679 for paper submissions. II. Method of Collection NASA will utilize a web-base on-line form to collect this information. Approximately 65 per cent of the responses will be collected electronically. III. Data Title: AST-Technology Utilization. OMB Number: 2700–0009. Type of Review: Regular. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit and not-for profit institutions. Estimated Number of Respondents: 830. Estimated Time per Response: 1 hour for manual responses and 0.75 hour for electronic responses. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 1075. Estimated Total Annual Cost: $0. IV. Request for Comments Comments are invited on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of NASA, including whether the information collected has practical utility; (2) the accuracy of NASA’s estimate of the burden (including hours and cost) of the proposed collection of information; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of information technology. Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and included in the request for OMB approval of this information collection. They will also become a matter of public record. Bobby German, Deputy Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. E7–21948 Filed 11–7–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7510–13–P E:\FR\FM\08NON1.SGM 08NON1

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NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION

[(07-082)]


Notice of Information Collection Under OMB Review

AGENCY: National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).

ACTION: Notice of information collection under OMB review.

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SUMMARY: The National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 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 proposed and/or continuing information 
collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. 
L. 104-13, 44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)).

DATES: All comments should be submitted within 30 calendar days from 
the date of this publication.

ADDRESSES: All comments should be addressed to Desk Officer for NASA; 
Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs; Room 10236; New Executive 
Office Building; Washington, DC 20503.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or 
copies of the information collection instrument(s) and instructions 
should be directed to Mr. Walter Kit, NASA PRA Officer, NASA 
Headquarters, 300 E Street, SW., JE0000, Washington, DC 20546, (202) 
358-1350, Walter.Kit-1@nasa.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

I. Abstract

    As required in Section 305(b) of the National Aeronautics and Space 
Act of 1958 and the NASA Supplement to the Federal Acquisition 
Regulation, NASA R&D contracts require contractor/recipient reporting 
of new technologies to NASA using NASA eNTRe system for electronic 
submissions and NASA Form 1679 for paper submissions.

II. Method of Collection

    NASA will utilize a web-base on-line form to collect this 
information. Approximately 65 per cent of the responses will be 
collected electronically.

III. Data

    Title: AST-Technology Utilization.
    OMB Number: 2700-0009.
    Type of Review: Regular.
    Affected Public: Business or other for-profit and not-for profit 
institutions.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 830.
    Estimated Time per Response: 1 hour for manual responses and 0.75 
hour for electronic responses.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 1075.
    Estimated Total Annual Cost: $0.

IV. Request for Comments

    Comments are invited on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of 
information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of 
NASA, including whether the information collected has practical 
utility; (2) the accuracy of NASA's estimate of the burden (including 
hours and cost) of the proposed collection of information; (3) ways to 
enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be 
collected; and (4) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of 
information on respondents, including automated collection techniques 
or the use of other forms of information technology.
    Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized 
and included in the request for OMB approval of this information 
collection. They will also become a matter of public record.

Bobby German,
Deputy Chief Information Officer.
[FR Doc. E7-21948 Filed 11-7-07; 8:45 am]
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