Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comments Requested, 46647-46648 [E8-18416]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 155 / Monday, August 11, 2008 / Notices Dated: August 5, 2008. Lynn Bryant, Department Clearance Officer, PRA, U.S. Department of Justice. [FR Doc. E8–18392 Filed 8–8–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–FY–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives [OMB Number 1140–0070] Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comments Requested 30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Application for Explosives License or Permit. rmajette on PRODPC74 with NOTICES ACTION: The Department of Justice (DOJ), Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) will be submitting the following information collection request 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 previously published in the Federal Register Volume 73, Number 110, page 32357 on June 6, 2008, allowing for a 60-day comment period. The purpose of this notice is to allow for an additional 30 days for public comment until September 10, 2008. This process is conducted 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 facsimile to (202) 395–5806. 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 four points: —Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; —Evaluate the accuracy of the agencies estimate of the burden of the VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:22 Aug 08, 2008 Jkt 214001 proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; —Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and —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. Overview of This Information Collection (1) Type of Information Collection: Revision of a currently approved collection. (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Application for Explosives License or Permit. (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the Department of Justice sponsoring the collection: Form Number: ATF F 5400.13/5400.16. 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: Business or other forprofit. Other: Individuals or households. Abstract: The form has been revised to include the new classes (types) of explosives for manufacturers, dealers, importers and users of explosives. The current type codes are obsolete. ATF will now categorize explosives licenses and permits by only six major classes. The classes are: Manufacturer, Dealer, Importer, User, User-Limited and Type 60. The form will still capture the types of explosives materials being manufactured, imported, acquired and used by explosives licensees and permittees, however, they will no longer be classified by type code. (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: There will be an estimated 10,000 respondents, who will complete the form within approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes. (6) An estimate of the total burden (in hours) associated with the collection: There are an estimated 15,000 total burden hours associated with this collection. If additional information is required contact: Lynn Bryant, Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, Policy and Planning Staff, Justice Management Division, Suite 1600, Patrick Henry Building, 601 D Street, NW., Washington, DC 20530. PO 00000 Frm 00066 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 46647 Dated: August 6, 2008. Lynn Bryant, Department Clearance Officer, PRA, United States Department of Justice. [FR Doc. E8–18512 Filed 8–8–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–FY–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Foreign Claims Settlement Commission [F.C.S.C. Meeting Notice No. 7–08] Foreign Claims Settlement Commission The Foreign Claims Settlement Commission, pursuant to its regulations (45 CFR Part 504) and the Government in the Sunshine Act (5 U.S.C. 552b), hereby gives notice in regard to the scheduling of meetings for the transaction of Commission business and other matters specified, as follows: Date and Time: Thursday, August 21, 2008, at 10:30 a.m. Subject Matter: Issuance of Proposed Decisions, Amended Proposed Decisions, and Orders in claims against Albania. Status: Open. All meetings are held at the Foreign Claims Settlement Commission, 600 E Street, NW., Washington, DC. Requests for information, or advance notices of intention to observe an open meeting, may be directed to: Administrative Officer, Foreign Claims Settlement Commission, 600 E Street, NW., Room 6002, Washington, DC 20579. Telephone: (202) 616–6988. Mauricio J. Tamargo, Chairman. [FR Doc. E8–18601 Filed 8–7–08; 4:15 pm] BILLING CODE 4410–01–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Office of Justice Programs [OMB Number 1121–0240] Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comments Requested 30-Day Notice of New Information Collection: 2008 Census of State and Local Law Enforcement Agencies. ACTION: The Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Statistics, will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork E:\FR\FM\11AUN1.SGM 11AUN1 46648 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 155 / Monday, August 11, 2008 / Notices rmajette on PRODPC74 with NOTICES Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. The proposed information collection was previously published in the Federal Register Volume, 73, Number 108, page 31883 on June 4, 2008, allowing for a 60-day public comment period. The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional 30 days for public comment until September 10, 2008. This process is conducted 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 facsimile to (202) 395–5806. Written comments and suggestions from the pubic and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of the following four points: —Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, 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; —Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and —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. of Justice Programs, United States Department of Justice. (4) Affected Public Who Will Be Asked or Required To Respond, as Well as a Brief Abstract: All State and local law enforcement agencies with at least 1 full-time or part-time sworn officer. This nationwide information collection will identify all State and local law enforcement agencies, their number of sworn and civilian employees, and the functions they perform. Additional information pertaining to issues of recruiting, hiring and retention will be gathered from a sample of agencies. The information collected will provide national counts of law enforcement employees, track national growth trends in law enforcement and identify agencies with recruitment and retention problems. Agencies with successful recruitment and retention records can be compared with those dealing with staff shortages to determine ways in which the recruitment and retention of sworn personnel can be improved in those agencies. (5) An Estimate of the Total Number of Respondents and the Amount of Time Estimated for an Average Respondent To Respond: An estimated 15,775 law enforcement agencies will complete 30minute questionnaire (CJ–38S), and 3,225 agencies will complete a 90minute questionnaire (CJ–38L). (6) An Estimate of the Total Public Burden (in Hours) Associated With the Collection: The estimated public burden associated with this collection is 12,725 hours. (15,775 data collection forms completed at 30 minutes = 7,888 burden hours and 3,255 forms completed at 90 minutes each = 4,837 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. Overview of This Information (1) Type of Information Collection: Revision of a Currently Approved Collection, Census of State and Local Law Enforcement Agencies. (2) The Title of the Form/Collection: 2008 Census of State and Local Law Enforcement Agencies. (3) The Agency Form Number, if any, and the Applicable Component of the Department Sponsoring the Collection: The form numbers are CJ–38S and CJ– 38L, Bureau of Justice Statistics, Office Dated: August 5, 2008. Lynn Bryant, Department Clearance Officer, PRA, United States Department of Justice. [FR Doc. E8–18416 Filed 8–8–08; 8:45 am] VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:22 Aug 08, 2008 Jkt 214001 BILLING CODE 4410–18–P PO 00000 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Office of Justice Programs [OJP (NIJ) Docket No. 1486] Proposed Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear (CBRN) Protective Ensemble Standards for Law Enforcement and CBRN Protective Ensemble Certification Program Requirements AGENCY: National Institute of Justice. Notice of Proposed Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear (CBRN) Protective Ensemble Standards for Law Enforcement and CBRN Protective Ensemble Certification Program Requirements. ACTION: SUMMARY: In an effort to obtain comments from interested parties, the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, National Institute of Justice will make available to the general public two draft documents: (1) A draft standard entitled, ‘‘CBRN Protective Ensemble Standard for Law Enforcement’’ and (2) a draft companion document entitled, ‘‘NIJ CBRN Protective Ensemble Certification Program Requirements’’. The opportunity to provide comments on these two documents is open to industry technical representatives, public safety agencies and organizations, research, development and scientific communities, and all other stakeholders and interested parties. Those individuals wishing to provide comments on the draft documents under consideration are directed to the following Web site: http:// www.justnet.org. The comment period will be open for 45 days beginning on August 11, 2008 and concluding on September 24, 2008. DATES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Casandra Robinson, by telephone at 202–305–2596 [Note: this is not a tollfree telephone number], or by e-mail at casandra.robinson@usdoj.gov. Dated: August 5, 2008. David W. Hagy, Director, National Institute of Justice. [FR Doc. E8–18417 Filed 8–8–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–18–P Frm 00067 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\11AUN1.SGM 11AUN1

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DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Office of Justice Programs

[OMB Number 1121-0240]


Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; 
Comments Requested

ACTION: 30-Day Notice of New Information Collection: 2008 Census of 
State and Local Law Enforcement Agencies.

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    The Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of 
Justice Statistics, will be submitting the following information 
collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for 
review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork

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Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published 
to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. The proposed 
information collection was previously published in the Federal Register 
Volume, 73, Number 108, page 31883 on June 4, 2008, allowing for a 60-
day public comment period.
    The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional 30 days for 
public comment until September 10, 2008. This process is conducted 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 facsimile to (202) 395-5806.
    Written comments and suggestions from the pubic and affected 
agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are 
encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of the following 
four points:

--Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary 
for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, 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;
--Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be 
collected; and
--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.

Overview of This Information

    (1) Type of Information Collection: Revision of a Currently 
Approved Collection, Census of State and Local Law Enforcement 
Agencies.
    (2) The Title of the Form/Collection: 2008 Census of State and 
Local Law Enforcement Agencies.
    (3) The Agency Form Number, if any, and the Applicable Component of 
the Department Sponsoring the Collection: The form numbers are CJ-38S 
and CJ-38L, Bureau of Justice Statistics, Office of Justice Programs, 
United States Department of Justice.
    (4) Affected Public Who Will Be Asked or Required To Respond, as 
Well as a Brief Abstract: All State and local law enforcement agencies 
with at least 1 full-time or part-time sworn officer. This nationwide 
information collection will identify all State and local law 
enforcement agencies, their number of sworn and civilian employees, and 
the functions they perform. Additional information pertaining to issues 
of recruiting, hiring and retention will be gathered from a sample of 
agencies. The information collected will provide national counts of law 
enforcement employees, track national growth trends in law enforcement 
and identify agencies with recruitment and retention problems. Agencies 
with successful recruitment and retention records can be compared with 
those dealing with staff shortages to determine ways in which the 
recruitment and retention of sworn personnel can be improved in those 
agencies.
    (5) An Estimate of the Total Number of Respondents and the Amount 
of Time Estimated for an Average Respondent To Respond: An estimated 
15,775 law enforcement agencies will complete 30-minute questionnaire 
(CJ-38S), and 3,225 agencies will complete a 90-minute questionnaire 
(CJ-38L).
    (6) An Estimate of the Total Public Burden (in Hours) Associated 
With the Collection: The estimated public burden associated with this 
collection is 12,725 hours. (15,775 data collection forms completed at 
30 minutes = 7,888 burden hours and 3,255 forms completed at 90 minutes 
each = 4,837 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: August 5, 2008.
Lynn Bryant,
Department Clearance Officer, PRA, United States Department of Justice.
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