Agency Information Collection Activities: Existing Collection; Comment Requested, 8366-8367 [E8-2599]

Download as PDF 8366 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 30 / Wednesday, February 13, 2008 / Notices Overview of this information collection: (1) Type of Information Collection: Extension of a currently approved collection. (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Race and National Origin Identification. (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the Department of Justice sponsoring the collection: Form Number: ATF F 2931.1. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary: Individuals or households. Other: None. The information collection is used to maintain Race and National Origin data on all employees and new hires to meet diversity/EEO goals and act as a component of a tracking system to ensure that personnel practices meet the requirements of Federal laws. (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: It is estimated that 10,000 respondents will complete a 3-minute form. (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: There are an estimated 500 annual total burden hours associated with this collection. If additional information is required contact: Lynn Bryant, Department Clearance Officer, Policy and Planning Staff, Justice Management Division, Department of Justice, Patrick Henry Building, Suite 1600, 601 D Street, NW., Washington, DC 20530. Dated: February 7, 2008. Lynn Bryant, Department Clearance Officer, PRA, Department of Justice. [FR Doc. E8–2600 Filed 2–12–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–FY–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Antitrust Division rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES Notice Pursuant to the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993—Joint Venture Under ATP Award No. 70NANB7H7019 Notice is hereby given that, on October 17, 2007, pursuant to Section 6(a) of the National Cooperative Research and Production act of 1993, 15 U.S.C. 4301 et seq. (‘‘the Act’’), Joint Venture under ATP Award No. 70 NANB7H7019 has filed written notifications simultaneously with the Attorney General and the Federal Trade Commission disclosing (1) the identities of the parties and (2) the nature and VerDate Aug<31>2005 20:25 Feb 12, 2008 Jkt 214001 objectives of the venture. The notifications were filed for the purpose of invoking the Act’s provisions limiting the recovery of antitrust plaintiffs to actual damages under specified circumstances. Pursuant to Section 6(b) of the Act, the identities of the parties to the venture are Agiltron, Inc. Woburn, MA; Advanced MicroSensors, Inc. Shrewsbury, MA; and L–3 Communications Infrared Products, Dallas, TX. The nature and the objectives of the venture are: The development of technologies related to low cost thermal imaging. The activities of this venture project will be partially founded by an award from the Advanced Technology Program, National Institute of Standards and Technology, U.S. Department of Commerce. Patricia A. Brink, Deputy Director of Operations, Antitrust Division. [FR Doc. 08–610 Filed 2–12–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–11–M DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Office of Justice Programs [OMB Number 1121–0102] Agency Information Collection Activities: Existing Collection; Comment Requested 30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Re-instatement and revision of existing collection, Prison Population Reports: Midyear Population Counts and Summary of Sentenced Population Movement— National Prisoner Statistics. ACTION: The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs, will be submitting the following information collection to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. This proposed information collection was published in the Federal Register Volume 72, Number 234, page 68900– 68901 on December 6, 2007, allowing for a 60 day public comment period. The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional 30 days for public comments until March 14, 2008. This process is in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10. Written comments and/or suggestions regarding the items contained in this notice, especially the estimated public PO 00000 Frm 00104 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 burden and associated response time, should be directed to The Office of Management and Budget, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attention Department of Justice Desk Officer, Washington, DC 20503. Additionally, comments may be submitted to OMB via fascimile to (202) 395–7285. Request written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of the following points: (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collections of information are necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agencies estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) 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. Overview of this information collection: (1) Type of Information Collection: Re-instatement and minor revision. (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Prison Population Reports Midyear Counts; and Summary of Sentenced Population Movement—National Prisoner Statistics (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the Department of Justice sponsoring the collection: Form number: NPS–1A; and NPS–1B. Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice. (4) Affected public who will be asked to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary: State Departments of Corrections. Others: The Federal Bureau of Prisons. For the NPS–1A form, 51 central reporters (one from each State and the Federal Bureau of Prisons) responsible for keeping records on inmates will be asked to provide information for the following categories: (a) As of June 30, the number of male and female inmates under their jurisdiction with maximum sentences of E:\FR\FM\13FEN1.SGM 13FEN1 rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 30 / Wednesday, February 13, 2008 / Notices more than one year, one year or less; and unsentenced inmates; and (b) The number of male and female inmates in their custody with maximum sentences of more than one year, one year or less; and unsentenced inmates; and (c) The number of male and female inmates under their jurisdiction housed in privately-operated facility, either in state or out of state; (d) The number of male and females inmates in their custody by race and Hispanic origin; (e) The number of male and female inmates under the age of 18 held in their system; and (f) The number of male and female noncitizen inmates held in their system. For the NPS–1B form, 51 central reporters (one from each and the Federal Bureau of Prisons) responsible for keeping records on inmates will be asked to provide information for the following categories: (a) As of December 31, the number of male and female inmates within their custody and under their jurisdiction with maximum sentences of more than one year, one year or less; and unsentenced inmates; (b) The number of inmates housed in privately operated facilities, county or other local authority correctional facilities, or in other state or Federal facilities on December 31; (c) Prison admission information in the calendar year for the following categories: new court commitments, parole violators, other conditional release violators returned, transfers from other jurisdictions, AWOLs and escapees returned, and returns from appeal and bond; (d) Prison release information in the calendar year for the following categories: expirations of sentence, commutations, other conditional releases, probations, supervised mandatory releases, paroles, other conditional releases, deaths by cause, AWOLs, escapes, transfers to other jurisdictions, and releases to appeal or bond; (e) Number of inmates under jurisdiction on December 31 by race and Hispanic origin; (f) Testing of incoming inmates for HIV; and HIV infection and AIDS cases on December 31; and (g) The aggregate rated, operational, and design capacities, by sex, of each State’s correctional facilities at year-end. The Bureau of Justice Statistics uses this information in published reports and for the U.S. Congress, Executive Office of the President, practitioners, researchers, students, the media, and VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:45 Feb 12, 2008 Jkt 214001 others interested in criminal justice statistics. (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time needed for an average respondent to respond to both forms: 51 respondents each taking an average 8.0 total hours to respond (1.5 hours for the NPS–1A and 6.5 hours for the NPS–1B). Burden hours are up by 255 hours under this clearance because we are adding the elements from the NPS–1 form (approved under OMB number 1121– 0078), with 51 respondents each taking an estimated 6 hours to complete. However, we are also eliminating the previous NPS–1B form due to redundancy, 51 respondents at 1.5 hours each, thus reducing the overall burden of the NPS series by 76.5 hours. (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: 408 annual burden hours. If additional information is required, contact: Ms. Lynn Bryant, Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, Justice Management Division, Policy and Planning staff, Patrick Henry Building, Suite 1600, 601 D Street, NW., Washington, DC 20530 Dated: February 7, 2008. Lynn Bryant, Department Clearance Officer, PRA, United States Department of Justice. [FR Doc. E8–2599 Filed 2–12–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–18–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration [TA–W–61,318] Epic Technologies, LLC. Including OnSite Leased Workers of Superior Technical Resources and Spherion, Johnson City Division, Johnson City, TN; Amended Certification Regarding Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance and Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance In accordance with Section 223 of the Trade Act of 1974 (19 U.S.C. 2273), and Section 246 of the Trade Act of 1974 (26 U.S.C. 2813), as amended, the Department of Labor issued a Certification of Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance and Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance on May 14, 2007, applicable to workers of Epic Technologies, LLC., including on-site leased workers of Superior Technical Resources, Johnson City Division, Johnson City, Tennessee. PO 00000 Frm 00105 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 8367 The notice was published in the Federal Register on May 30, 2007 (72 FR 30033). At the request of a company official, the Department reviewed the certification for workers of the subject firm. The workers are engaged in the production of assembled printed circuit boards. New information shows that leased workers of Spherion were employed onsite at the Johnson City, Tennessee location of Epic Technologies, LLC., Johnson City Division. The Department has determined that these workers were sufficiently under the control of Epic Technologies, LLC., Johnson City Division to be considered leased workers. Based on these findings, the Department is amending this certification to include leased workers of Spherion working on-site at the Johnson City, Tennessee location of the subject firm. The intent of the Department’s certification is to include all workers employed at Epic Technologies, LLC., Johnson City Division, Johnson City, Tennessee who were adversely impacted by a shift in production of assembled printed circuit boards to Mexico. The amended notice applicable to TA–W–61,318 is hereby issued as follows: All workers of Epic Technologies, LLC., including on-site leased workers from Superior Technical Resources, and Spherion, Johnson City Division, Johnson City, Tennessee, who became totally or partially separated from employment on or after April 16, 2006, through May 14, 2009, are eligible to apply for adjustment assistance under Section 223 of the Trade Act of 1974, and are also eligible to apply for alternative trade adjustment assistance under Section 246 of the Trade Act of 1974. Signed at Washington, DC this 1st day of February 2008. Richard Church, Certifying Officer, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance. [FR Doc. E8–2621 Filed 2–12–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P E:\FR\FM\13FEN1.SGM 13FEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Office of Justice Programs

[OMB Number 1121-0102]


Agency Information Collection Activities: Existing Collection; 
Comment Requested

ACTION: 30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review:
    Re-instatement and revision of existing collection,

 Prison Population Reports: Midyear Population Counts and Summary of 
Sentenced Population Movement--National Prisoner Statistics.

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    The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs, will 
be submitting the following information collection to the Office of 
Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with 
the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information 
collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected 
agencies. This proposed information collection was published in the 
Federal Register Volume 72, Number 234, page 68900-68901 on December 6, 
2007, allowing for a 60 day public comment period.
    The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional 30 days for 
public comments until March 14, 2008. This process is in accordance 
with 5 CFR 1320.10.
    Written comments and/or suggestions regarding the items contained 
in this notice, especially the estimated public burden and associated 
response time, should be directed to The Office of Management and 
Budget, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attention 
Department of Justice Desk Officer, Washington, DC 20503. Additionally, 
comments may be submitted to OMB via fascimile to (202) 395-7285.
    Request written comments and suggestions from the public and 
affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are 
encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of the following 
points:
    (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collections of information are 
necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, 
including whether the information will have practical utility;
    (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agencies estimate of the burden of 
the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the 
methodology and assumptions used;
    (3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to 
be collected; and
    (4) 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.
    Overview of this information collection:
    (1) Type of Information Collection: Re-instatement and minor 
revision.
    (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Prison Population Reports Midyear 
Counts; and Summary of Sentenced Population Movement--National Prisoner 
Statistics
    (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the 
Department of Justice sponsoring the collection: Form number: NPS-1A; 
and NPS-1B. Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice.
    (4) Affected public who will be asked to respond, as well as a 
brief abstract: Primary: State Departments of Corrections. Others: The 
Federal Bureau of Prisons. For the NPS-1A form, 51 central reporters 
(one from each State and the Federal Bureau of Prisons) responsible for 
keeping records on inmates will be asked to provide information for the 
following categories:
    (a) As of June 30, the number of male and female inmates under 
their jurisdiction with maximum sentences of

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more than one year, one year or less; and unsentenced inmates; and
    (b) The number of male and female inmates in their custody with 
maximum sentences of more than one year, one year or less; and 
unsentenced inmates; and
    (c) The number of male and female inmates under their jurisdiction 
housed in privately-operated facility, either in state or out of state;
    (d) The number of male and females inmates in their custody by race 
and Hispanic origin;
    (e) The number of male and female inmates under the age of 18 held 
in their system; and
    (f) The number of male and female noncitizen inmates held in their 
system.
    For the NPS-1B form, 51 central reporters (one from each and the 
Federal Bureau of Prisons) responsible for keeping records on inmates 
will be asked to provide information for the following categories:
    (a) As of December 31, the number of male and female inmates within 
their custody and under their jurisdiction with maximum sentences of 
more than one year, one year or less; and unsentenced inmates;
    (b) The number of inmates housed in privately operated facilities, 
county or other local authority correctional facilities, or in other 
state or Federal facilities on December 31;
    (c) Prison admission information in the calendar year for the 
following categories: new court commitments, parole violators, other 
conditional release violators returned, transfers from other 
jurisdictions, AWOLs and escapees returned, and returns from appeal and 
bond;
    (d) Prison release information in the calendar year for the 
following categories: expirations of sentence, commutations, other 
conditional releases, probations, supervised mandatory releases, 
paroles, other conditional releases, deaths by cause, AWOLs, escapes, 
transfers to other jurisdictions, and releases to appeal or bond;
    (e) Number of inmates under jurisdiction on December 31 by race and 
Hispanic origin;
    (f) Testing of incoming inmates for HIV; and HIV infection and AIDS 
cases on December 31; and
    (g) The aggregate rated, operational, and design capacities, by 
sex, of each State's correctional facilities at year-end.
    The Bureau of Justice Statistics uses this information in published 
reports and for the U.S. Congress, Executive Office of the President, 
practitioners, researchers, students, the media, and others interested 
in criminal justice statistics.
    (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount 
of time needed for an average respondent to respond to both forms: 51 
respondents each taking an average 8.0 total hours to respond (1.5 
hours for the NPS-1A and 6.5 hours for the NPS-1B). Burden hours are up 
by 255 hours under this clearance because we are adding the elements 
from the NPS-1 form (approved under OMB number 1121-0078), with 51 
respondents each taking an estimated 6 hours to complete. However, we 
are also eliminating the previous NPS-1B form due to redundancy, 51 
respondents at 1.5 hours each, thus reducing the overall burden of the 
NPS series by 76.5 hours.
    (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated 
with the collection: 408 annual burden hours.
    If additional information is required, contact: Ms. Lynn Bryant, 
Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, 
Justice Management Division, Policy and Planning staff, Patrick Henry 
Building, Suite 1600, 601 D Street, NW., Washington, DC 20530

    Dated: February 7, 2008.
Lynn Bryant,
Department Clearance Officer, PRA, United States Department of Justice.
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