Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request, 2078-2079 [E8-305]

Download as PDF ebenthall on PRODPC61 with NOTICES 2078 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 8 / Friday, January 11, 2008 / Notices equipment subject to the FMVSS. The information specified in 49 CFR part 566 need be submitted only on a onetime basis, but must be revised if there are changes in any of the items submitted (as would be the case, for example, if the manufacturer changed its business address or began to manufacture a new type of motor vehicle). The agency accepts these signed Part 566 submissions as electronic attachments, as Adobe Acrobat (PDF) files, contained in e-mails directed to: david.coleman@dot.gov. The agency publishes evidence of its receipt of a manufacturer’s submissions on the DOT Internet site at: http:// www.nhtsa.dot.gov/cars/rules/ manufacture. Affected Public: All motor vehicle and motor vehicle equipment manufacturers producing motor vehicles or motor vehicle equipment covered by a Federal motor vehicle safety standard and intended for sale in the United States. Estimated Annual Burden: 25 minutes of one staff member’s time for each new U.S. market manufacturer, or for each manufacturer revising information previously submitted to the agency. Estimated Number of Respondents: 630 annually. Comments are invited on: Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Department, including whether the information will have practical utility; the accuracy of the Department’s estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; ways to enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information to be collected; and ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. ADDRESSES: Comments should refer to the docket and notice numbers above and be submitted by any of the following methods: • Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the online instructions for submitting comments. • DOT Internet Site: http:// dms.dot.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. • Mail: Docket Management Facility, U.S. Department of Transportation, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE., West Building Ground Floor, Room W12–140, Washington, DC 20590–0001. • Hand Delivery or Courier: U.S. DOT, West Building Ground Floor, Room W12–140, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE., Washington, DC 20590– 0001 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. EST, Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. VerDate Aug<31>2005 14:33 Jan 10, 2008 Jkt 214001 • Fax: 202–493–2251. Instructions: Comments must be written in the English language, and be no greater than 15 pages in length, although there is no limit to the length of necessary attachments to the comments. If comments are submitted in hard copy form, please ensure that two copies are provided. To receive confirmation that your comments were received, enclose a stamped, self-addressed postcard with the comments. Note that all comments received will be posted without change to http://www.regulations.gov, including any personal information provided. Please see the Privacy Act heading below. Privacy Act: Anyone is able to search the electronic form of all comments received into any of our dockets by the name of the individual submitting the comment (or signing the comment, if submitted on behalf of an association, business, labor union, etc.). You may review DOT’s complete Privacy Act Statement in the Federal Register published on April 11, 2000 (65 FR 19477–78) or you may visit http:// DocketInfo.dot.gov. To Read Comments submitted to the Docket: Visit the Docket Management System at the address and times given above. To read the comments on the Internet, take the following steps: (1) Go to the Federal Docket Management System (FDMS) Web page http://www.regulations.gov. (2) At that site, click on ‘‘search for dockets.’’ (3) Select (http:// www.regulations.gov/fdmspublic/ component/main.) (4) From the drop-down menu in the Agency field, select ‘‘National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.’’ (4) Enter number NHTSA–2007–0051 (the Docket ID). (5) Click on ‘‘submit.’’ (6) The response should contain the docket summary information for this docket. (7) Click on the comments you wish to see. (8) You may download the comments. These files are imaged documents (i.e. Adobe Acrobat pdf files) and can be ‘‘word searched’’ using a suitable software application. Please note that it is recommended to search the Docket periodically, as new material is added as it becomes available. Authority: 44 U.S.C. 3506(c); delegation of authority at 49 CFR 1.50 and 501.8(f). PO 00000 Frm 00079 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Issued on: January 7, 2008. Daniel C. Smith, Associate Administrator for Enforcement. [FR Doc. E8–296 Filed 1–10–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–59–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Surface Transportation Board Waybill Sample; Notice of OMB Approval of Information Collection AGENCY: Surface Transportation Board, DOT. Notice of OMB Approval of Information Collection. ACTION: SUMMARY: Pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act, 44 U.S.C. 3501, et seq. (PRA) and Office of Management and Budget (OMB) regulations at 5 CFR 1320.11, the Surface Transportation Board has obtained OMB approval for the collection of the Waybill Sample. This collection has been assigned OMB Control No. 2140–0015. OMB may not approve a collection for longer than three years. Therefore, unless renewed, OMB’s approval of this collection will expire on December 17, 2010. The display of a currently valid OMB control number for this collection is required by law. Under the PRA and 5 CFR 1320.8, an agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to, a collection of information unless the collection displays a currently valid OMB control number. Anne K. Quinlan, Acting Secretary. [FR Doc. E8–382 Filed 1–10–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4915–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Office of the Comptroller of the Currency Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), Treasury. ACTION: Notice and request for comment. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The OCC, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on a continuing information collection, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a respondent is not required to E:\FR\FM\11JAN1.SGM 11JAN1 ebenthall on PRODPC61 with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 8 / Friday, January 11, 2008 / Notices respond to, an information collection unless it displays a currently valid Office of Management and Budget (OMB) control number. The OCC is soliciting comment concerning its information collection titled, ‘‘Assessment of Fees—12 CFR 8.’’ The OCC is also giving notice that it has submitted the collection to OMB for review. DATES: You should submit written comments by February 11, 2008. ADDRESSES: Communications Division, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Public Information Room, Mail Stop 1–5, Attention: 1557–0223, 250 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20219. In addition, comments may be sent by fax to (202) 874–4448, or by electronic mail to regs.comments@occ.treas.gov. You may personally inspect and photocopy comments at the OCC’s Public Information Room, 250 E Street, SW., Washington, DC. For security reasons, the OCC requires that visitors make an appointment to inspect comments. You may do so by calling (202) 874–5043. Upon arrival, visitors will be required to present valid government-issued photo identification and submit to security screening in order to inspect and photocopy comments. Additionally, you should send a copy of your comments to OCC Desk Officer, 1557–0223, by mail to U.S. Office of Management and Budget, 725 17th Street, NW., #10235, Washington, DC 20503, or by fax to (202) 395–6974. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: You can request additional information or a copy of the collection from Mary Gottlieb, (202) 874–5090, Legislative and Regulatory Activities Division, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, 250 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20219. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The OCC is proposing to extend OMB approval of the following information collection: Title: Assessment of Fees—12 CFR 8. OMB Control No.: 1557–0223. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit. Type of Review: Regular review. Abstract: The OCC is requesting comment on its proposed extension, without revision, of the information collection titled, ‘‘Assessment of Fees— 12 CFR 8.’’ The National Bank Act authorizes the OCC to collect assessments, fees, and other charges as necessary or appropriate to carry out the responsibilities of the OCC. The OCC will require national banks to provide the OCC with ‘‘receivables attributable’’ data from independent credit card banks, that is, national banks that VerDate Aug<31>2005 14:33 Jan 10, 2008 Jkt 214001 primarily engage in credit card operations and are not affiliated with a full service national bank. ‘‘Receivables attributable’’ are the total amount of outstanding balances due on credit card accounts owned by an independent credit card bank (the receivables attributable to those accounts) on the last day of an assessment period, minus receivables retained on the bank’s balance sheet as of that day. The OCC will use the information to verify the accuracy of each bank’s assessment computation and to adjust the assessment rate for independent credit card banks over time. Estimated Number of Respondents: 11. Estimated Number of Responses: 22. Frequency of Response: Semiannually. Estimated Time per Response: 1 hour. Estimated Total Annual Burden: 22 hours. The OCC issued a 60-day Federal Register Notice on October 26, 2007 (72 FR 60931). No comments were received. Comments continue to be invited on: (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information has practical utility; (b) The accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the collection of information; (c) Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; (d) Ways to minimize the burden of the collection on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology; and (e) Estimates of capital or startup costs and costs of operation, maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information. Dated: January 7, 2008. Stuart Feldstein, Assistant Director, Legislative and Regulatory Activities Division, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency. [FR Doc. E8–305 Filed 1–10–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–33–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Health Services Research and Development Service Merit Review Board; Notice of Meeting The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under Public Law 92– 463, Federal Advisory Committee Act, that a meeting of the Health Services Research and Development Scientific PO 00000 Frm 00080 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 2079 Merit Review Board will be held March 4–6, 2008, at the Phoenix Marriott Mesa, 200 N. Centennial Way, Mesa, Arizona. Various subcommittees of the Board will meet during the review period. Each subcommittee meeting of the Merit Review Board will be open to the public the first day for approximately one-half hour from 8 a.m. until 8:30 a.m. to cover administrative matters and to discuss the general status of the program. The remaining portion will be closed. The closed portion of each meeting will involve discussion, examination, reference to, and oral review of the research proposals and critiques. The purpose of the Board is to review research and development applications concerned with the measurement and evaluation of health care services, the testing of new methods of health care delivery and management, and nursing research, Applications are reviewed for scientific and technical merit. Recommendations regarding funding are prepared for the Chief Research and Development Officer. On Tuesday, March 4, two subcommittees will convene from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.—Long Term Care & Aging and Nursing Research Initiative (NRI). On Wednesday, March 5, five subcommittees will convene from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.—Chronic Disease Management, Equity/Women’s Health, Health Services Research Methodology, Implementation and Management Research Science, and Mental Health & Post-Deployment Health. On Thursday, March 6, four subcommittees will convene from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.—Chronic Disease Management, Health Services Research Methology, Implementation and Management Research Science, and Mental Health & Post-Deployment Health. After the subcommittees meet there will be a debriefing provided to members to the Health Services Research & Development Scientific Merit Review Board. The purposes of the debriefing are to discuss the outcomes of the review sessions and to ensure the integrity and consistency of the review process. During the closed portions of the meetings on March 4–6, discussion and recommendations will include qualifications of the personnel conducting the studies (the disclosure of which would constitute a clearly unwarranted invasion of personal privacy), as well as research information (the premature disclosure of which would likely compromise significantly the implementation of proposed agency action regarding such research projects). 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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Office of the Comptroller of the Currency


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

AGENCY: Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), Treasury.

ACTION: Notice and request for comment.

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SUMMARY: The OCC, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork 
and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal 
agencies to comment on a continuing information collection, as required 
by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. An agency may not conduct or 
sponsor, and a respondent is not required to

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respond to, an information collection unless it displays a currently 
valid Office of Management and Budget (OMB) control number. The OCC is 
soliciting comment concerning its information collection titled, 
``Assessment of Fees--12 CFR 8.'' The OCC is also giving notice that it 
has submitted the collection to OMB for review.

DATES: You should submit written comments by February 11, 2008.

ADDRESSES: Communications Division, Office of the Comptroller of the 
Currency, Public Information Room, Mail Stop 1-5, Attention: 1557-0223, 
250 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20219. In addition, comments may be 
sent by fax to (202) 874-4448, or by electronic mail to 
regs.comments@occ.treas.gov. You may personally inspect and photocopy 
comments at the OCC's Public Information Room, 250 E Street, SW., 
Washington, DC. For security reasons, the OCC requires that visitors 
make an appointment to inspect comments. You may do so by calling (202) 
874-5043. Upon arrival, visitors will be required to present valid 
government-issued photo identification and submit to security screening 
in order to inspect and photocopy comments.
    Additionally, you should send a copy of your comments to OCC Desk 
Officer, 1557-0223, by mail to U.S. Office of Management and Budget, 
725 17th Street, NW., 10235, Washington, DC 20503, or by fax 
to (202) 395-6974.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: You can request additional information 
or a copy of the collection from Mary Gottlieb, (202) 874-5090, 
Legislative and Regulatory Activities Division, Office of the 
Comptroller of the Currency, 250 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20219.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The OCC is proposing to extend OMB approval 
of the following information collection:
    Title: Assessment of Fees--12 CFR 8.
    OMB Control No.: 1557-0223.
    Affected Public: Business or other for-profit.
    Type of Review: Regular review.
    Abstract: The OCC is requesting comment on its proposed extension, 
without revision, of the information collection titled, ``Assessment of 
Fees--12 CFR 8.'' The National Bank Act authorizes the OCC to collect 
assessments, fees, and other charges as necessary or appropriate to 
carry out the responsibilities of the OCC. The OCC will require 
national banks to provide the OCC with ``receivables attributable'' 
data from independent credit card banks, that is, national banks that 
primarily engage in credit card operations and are not affiliated with 
a full service national bank. ``Receivables attributable'' are the 
total amount of outstanding balances due on credit card accounts owned 
by an independent credit card bank (the receivables attributable to 
those accounts) on the last day of an assessment period, minus 
receivables retained on the bank's balance sheet as of that day. The 
OCC will use the information to verify the accuracy of each bank's 
assessment computation and to adjust the assessment rate for 
independent credit card banks over time.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 11.
    Estimated Number of Responses: 22.
    Frequency of Response: Semiannually.
    Estimated Time per Response: 1 hour.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden: 22 hours.
    The OCC issued a 60-day Federal Register Notice on October 26, 2007 
(72 FR 60931). No comments were received. Comments continue to be 
invited on:
    (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the 
proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether 
the information has practical utility;
    (b) The accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the 
collection of information;
    (c) Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information to be collected;
    (d) Ways to minimize the burden of the collection on respondents, 
including through the use of automated collection techniques or other 
forms of information technology; and
    (e) Estimates of capital or startup costs and costs of operation, 
maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information.

    Dated: January 7, 2008.
Stuart Feldstein,
Assistant Director, Legislative and Regulatory Activities Division, 
Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.
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