Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request, 30960-30961 [E8-11998]

Download as PDF 30960 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 104 / Thursday, May 29, 2008 / Notices Information Collection Request Title: Security Plans for Ports, Vessels, Facilities, and Outer Continental Shelf Facilities and Other Security-Related Requirements. OMB Control Number: 1625–0077. Type Of Request: Extension of currently approved collection. Affected Public: Vessel and facility owners and operators. Forms: CG–6025 and CG–6025A. Abstract: This information collection is associated with the maritime security requirements mandated by the Maritime Transportation Security Act (MTSA) of 2002. Security assessments, security plans, and other security-related requirements are found in Title 33 CFR chapter I, subchapter H, and 33 CFR parts 120 and 128. This information is needed to determine if vessels and facilities are in compliance with certain security standards. Burden Estimate: The estimated burden has decreased from 1,883,457 hours to 1,278,068 hours a year. Authority: The Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995; 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35, as amended. insurance is available. Federallyregulated lender institutions are mandated to complete this form for any loan made, increased, extended, renewed, or purchased. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency Collection of Information Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Notice; 60-day notice and request for comments; Extension, without change, of a currently approved collection, OMB Number 1660–0040, FEMA Form 81–93. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Federal Emergency Management Agency, 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 a continuing information collection. In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 this notice seeks comments concerning renewal of the Standard Flood Hazard Determination Form, FEMA Form 81– 93. FEMA is seeking to extend the use of the Standard Flood Hazard Determination Form, required by Title V, Section 528 of the National Flood Insurance Reform Act of 1994 (NFIRA). The form records the determination of whether a structure is located within an identified Special Flood Hazard Area and whether flood SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Dated: May 21, 2008. D.T. Glenn, Rear Admiral, U. S. Coast Guard, Assistant Commandant for Command, Control, Communications, Computers and Information Technology. [FR Doc. E8–11917 Filed 5–28–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–15–P Title: Standard Flood Hazard Determination Form. Type of Information Collection: Extension, without change, of a currently approved collection. OMB Number: 1660–0040. Form Numbers: FEMA Form 81–93. Abstract: On September 23, 1994, the President signed the Riegle Community Development and Regulatory Improvement Act of 1994. Title V of this Act is the National Flood Insurance Reform Act (NFIRA). Section 528 of the NFIRA requires that FEMA develop a standard hazard determination form for recording the determination of whether a structure is located within an identified a Special Flood Hazard Area and whether flood insurance is available. Section 528 of the NFIRA also requires the use of this Form by regulating lending institutions, federal agent lenders, the Federal National Association, the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation, and the Government National Mortgage Association for any loan made, increased, extended, renewed, or purchased by these entities. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 10,890,000 hours. ANNUAL BURDEN HOURS Number of respondents Frequency of responses Hour burden per response Annual responses Total annual burden hours (A) Data collection activity/instrument (B) (C) (D) = (A × B) (C × D) 33,000,000 1 0.33 (20 minutes) ............................. 33,000,000 10,890,000 Total ........................................... jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES FEMA Forms 81–93 .......................... 33,000,000 1 0.33 .................................................. 33,000,000 10,890,000 Estimated Cost: The estimated annualized cost to respondents based on wage rate categories is $295,119,000.00. The estimated annual cost to the Federal Government is $100,200. Comments: Written comments are solicited to (a) evaluate whether the proposed data collection is necessary for the proper performance of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) 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; (c) enhance the quality, utility, and VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:54 May 28, 2008 Jkt 214001 clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) 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 submission of responses. Comments must be submitted on or before July 28, 2008. ADDRESSES: Interested persons should submit written comments to Office of Management, Records Management Division, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C Street, SW., PO 00000 Frm 00081 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Washington, DC 20472, Mail Drop Room 301, 1800 S. Bell Street, Arlington, VA 22202. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Contact Ava Hammond, Program Specialist, Mitigation Division at (202) 646–7045 for additional information. You may contact the Records Management Division for copies of the proposed collection of information at facsimile number (202) 646–3347 or email address: FEMA-InformationCollections@dhs.gov. E:\FR\FM\29MYN1.SGM 29MYN1 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 104 / Thursday, May 29, 2008 / Notices Dated: May 15, 2008. John A. Sharetts-Sullivan, Director, Records Management Division, Office of Management, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security. [FR Doc. E8–11998 Filed 5–28–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–11–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency [FEMA–1758–DR] Arkansas; Major Disaster and Related Determinations Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the State of Arkansas (FEMA–1758-DR), dated May 20, 2008, and related determinations. EFFECTIVE DATE: May 20, 2008. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Peggy Miller, Disaster Assistance Directorate, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C Street, SW., Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–2705. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given that, in a letter dated May 20, 2008, 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: jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES SUMMARY: I have determined that the damage in certain areas of the State of Arkansas resulting from severe storms, flooding, and tornadoes beginning on May 2, 2008, 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 Arkansas. 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 and Public Assistance in the designated areas and Hazard Mitigation throughout the State. Direct Federal assistance is authorized. 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. Federal funds provided under the Stafford Act for Public Assistance also will be limited to 75 percent of the total eligible costs, except VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:45 May 28, 2008 Jkt 214001 for any particular projects that are eligible for a higher Federal cost-sharing percentage under the FEMA Public Assistance Pilot Program instituted pursuant to 6 U.S.C. 777. Further, you are authorized to make changes to this declaration to the extent allowable under the Stafford Act. The time period prescribed for the implementation of section 310(a), Priority to Certain Applications for Public Facility and Public Housing Assistance, 42 U.S.C. 5153, shall be for a period not to exceed six months after the date of this declaration. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) hereby gives notice that pursuant to the authority vested in the Administrator, under Executive Order 12148, as amended, Kenneth M. Riley, of FEMA is appointed to act as the Federal Coordinating Officer for this declared disaster. The following areas of the State of Arkansas have been designated as adversely affected by this declared major disaster: Benton, Cleburne, Conway, Crittenden, Grant, Lonoke, Mississippi, Pulaski, Saline, and Van Buren Counties for Individual Assistance. Cleburne, Conway, Crittenden, Grant, Lonoke, and Van Buren Counties for Public Assistance. Direct Federal assistance is authorized. All counties within the State of Arkansas are eligible to apply for assistance under the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program. (The following Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Numbers are to be used for reporting and drawing funds: 97.030, Community Disaster Loans; 97.031, Cora Brown Fund; 97.032, Crisis Counseling; 97.033, Disaster Legal Services; 97.034, Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA); 97.046, Fire Management Assistance Grant; 97.048, Disaster Housing Assistance to Individuals and Households In Presidential Declared Disaster Areas; 97.049, Presidential Declared Disaster Assistance—Disaster Housing Operations for Individuals and Households; 97.050, Presidential Declared Disaster Assistance to Individuals and Households—Other Needs; 97.036, Disaster Grants—Public Assistance (Presidentially Declared Disasters); 97.039, Hazard Mitigation Grant.) R. David Paulison, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency. [FR Doc. E8–11995 Filed 5–28–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–10–P PO 00000 DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency [FEMA–1751–DR] Arkansas; Amendment No. 9 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. AGENCY: ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Arkansas (FEMA–1751–DR), dated March 26, 2008, and related determinations. EFFECTIVE DATE: May 22, 2008. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Peggy Miller, Disaster Assistance Directorate, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C Street, SW., Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–2705. The notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Arkansas 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 March 26, 2008. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Perry County for Individual Assistance (already designated for Public Assistance.) Calhoun County for Public Assistance. (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; 97.032, Crisis Counseling; 97.033, Disaster Legal Services; 97.034, Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA); 97.046, Fire Management Assistance Grant; 97.048, Disaster Housing Assistance to Individuals and Households In Presidential Declared Disaster Areas; 97.049, Presidential Declared Disaster Assistance—Disaster Housing Operations for Individuals and Households; 97.050, Presidential Declared Disaster Assistance to Individuals and Households—Other Needs; 97.036, Disaster Grants—Public Assistance (Presidentially Declared Disasters); 97.039, Hazard Mitigation Grant.) R. David Paulison, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency. [FR Doc. 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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 104 (Thursday, May 29, 2008)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Federal Emergency Management Agency


Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; 
Comment Request

AGENCY: Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS.

ACTION: Notice; 60-day notice and request for comments; Extension, 
without change, of a currently approved collection, OMB Number 1660-
0040, FEMA Form 81-93.

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SUMMARY: The Federal Emergency Management Agency, 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 a continuing information collection. In accordance with 
the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 this notice seeks comments 
concerning renewal of the Standard Flood Hazard Determination Form, 
FEMA Form 81-93.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: FEMA is seeking to extend the use of the 
Standard Flood Hazard Determination Form, required by Title V, Section 
528 of the National Flood Insurance Reform Act of 1994 (NFIRA). The 
form records the determination of whether a structure is located within 
an identified Special Flood Hazard Area and whether flood insurance is 
available. Federally-regulated lender institutions are mandated to 
complete this form for any loan made, increased, extended, renewed, or 
purchased.

Collection of Information

    Title: Standard Flood Hazard Determination Form.
    Type of Information Collection: Extension, without change, of a 
currently approved collection.
    OMB Number: 1660-0040.
    Form Numbers: FEMA Form 81-93.
    Abstract: On September 23, 1994, the President signed the Riegle 
Community Development and Regulatory Improvement Act of 1994. Title V 
of this Act is the National Flood Insurance Reform Act (NFIRA). Section 
528 of the NFIRA requires that FEMA develop a standard hazard 
determination form for recording the determination of whether a 
structure is located within an identified a Special Flood Hazard Area 
and whether flood insurance is available. Section 528 of the NFIRA also 
requires the use of this Form by regulating lending institutions, 
federal agent lenders, the Federal National Association, the Federal 
Home Loan Mortgage Corporation, and the Government National Mortgage 
Association for any loan made, increased, extended, renewed, or 
purchased by these entities.
    Affected Public: Business or other for-profit.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 10,890,000 hours.

                                               Annual Burden Hours
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                                   Number of     Frequency of    Hour burden per      Annual       Total annual
   Data collection activity/      respondents      responses        response         responses     burden hours
          instrument           ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------
                                      (A)             (B)              (C)         (D) = (A x B)      (C x D)
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FEMA Forms 81-93..............      33,000,000               1  0.33 (20              33,000,000      10,890,000
                                                                 minutes).
                               ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Total.....................      33,000,000               1  0.33............      33,000,000      10,890,000
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    Estimated Cost: The estimated annualized cost to respondents based 
on wage rate categories is $295,119,000.00. The estimated annual cost 
to the Federal Government is $100,200.
    Comments: Written comments are solicited to (a) evaluate whether 
the proposed data collection is necessary for the proper performance of 
the agency, including whether the information shall have practical 
utility; (b) 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; (c) enhance the 
quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and 
(d) 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 
submission of responses. Comments must be submitted on or before July 
28, 2008.
    ADDRESSES: Interested persons should submit written comments to 
Office of Management, Records Management Division, Federal Emergency 
Management Agency, 500 C Street, SW., Washington, DC 20472, Mail Drop 
Room 301, 1800 S. Bell Street, Arlington, VA 22202.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Contact Ava Hammond, Program 
Specialist, Mitigation Division at (202) 646-7045 for additional 
information. You may contact the Records Management Division for copies 
of the proposed collection of information at facsimile number (202) 
646-3347 or e-mail address: FEMA-Information-Collections@dhs.gov.


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    Dated: May 15, 2008.
John A. Sharetts-Sullivan,
Director, Records Management Division, Office of Management, Federal 
Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security.
[FR Doc. E8-11998 Filed 5-28-08; 8:45 am]
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