Agency Information Collection Activities OMB Responses, 60687-60688 [E8-24273]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 199 / Tuesday, October 14, 2008 / Notices The Commission’s August 22, 2008 Order 1 directed that a technical conference be held to address Dixie’s FERC Nos. 92 and 93, which would permit batched shipping of refinery grade propylene on the Dixie pipeline. FERC conferences are accessible under section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. For accessibility accommodations please send an e-mail to accessibility@ferc.gov or call toll free 1–866–208–3372 (voice) or (202) 208– 1659 (TTY), or send a FAX to (202) 208– 2106 with the required accommodations. All parties and staff are permitted to attend. For further information please contact Jenifer Lucas at (202) 502–8362 or Jenifer.Lucas@ferc.gov. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. E8–24276 Filed 10–10–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission contain a link to its Webcast. The Capitol Connection provides technical support for the free Webcasts. It also offers access to this event via television in the Washington, DC area and via phone-bridge for a fee. If you have any questions, visit http:// www.CapitolConnection.org or contact Danelle Springer or David Reininger at (703) 993–3100. All interested persons may file written comments following the technical conference on or before November 13, 2008. Commission conferences are accessible under section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. For accessibility accommodations, please send an e-mail to accessibility@ferc.gov or call toll free 1–866–208–3372 (voice) or 202–208–1659 (TTY), or send a FAX to 202–208–2106 with the required accommodations. For more information about this conference, please contact: Katie Detweiler, 202–502–6424, katie.detweiler@ferc.gov or Sarah McKinley, 202–502–8368, sarah.mckinley@ferc.gov. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. E8–24277 Filed 10–10–08; 8:45 am] [Docket No. AD08–13–000] Transmission Barriers to Entry; Supplemental Notice of Technical Conference BILLING CODE 6717–01–P jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES October 3, 2008. On September 24, 2008, the Commission issued a Notice (September 24 Notice) scheduling a technical conference in the above-captioned proceeding. As stated in the September 24 Notice, this conference is to explore barriers to transmission development. The technical conference will be held on October 14, 2008, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. (EST), in the Commission Meeting Room at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street, NE., Washington, DC 20426. The conference will be open for the public to attend and advance registration is not required. Members of the Commission may attend the conference. If any changes occur, the revised agenda will be posted on the calendar page for this event on the Commission’s Web site, http://www.ferc.gov, prior to the event. A free Webcast of this event is available through http://www.ferc.gov. Anyone with internet access who desires to view this event can do so by navigating to the Calendar of Events at http://www.ferc.gov and locating this event in the Calendar. The event will 1 Dixie Pipeline Company, 124 FERC ¶ 61,175 (2008). VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:37 Oct 10, 2008 Jkt 217001 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [FRL–8728–8] Agency Information Collection Activities OMB Responses Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: This document announces the Office of Management and Budget’s (OMB) responses to Agency Clearance requests, in compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.). An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to, a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. The OMB control numbers for EPA’s regulations are listed in 40 CFR part 9 and 48 CFR chapter 15. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Rick Westlund (202) 566–1682, or e-mail at westlund.rick@epa.gov and please refer to the appropriate EPA Information Collection Request (ICR) Number. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: PO 00000 Frm 00016 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 60687 OMB Responses to Agency Clearance Requests OMB Approvals EPA ICR Number 2289.01; National Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) Emission Standards for Aerosol Coatings (40 CFR part 59, subpart E) (Final Rule); in 40 CFR part 59, subpart E; was approved 09/16/2008; OMB Number 2060–0617; expires 09/30/2011. EPA ICR Number 2031.03; Protection of Stratospheric Ozone: Request for Applications from Critical Use Exemption for the Phaseout of Methyl Bromide (Renewal); in 40 CFR part 82; was approved 10/03/2008; OMB Number 2060–0617; expires 10/31/2011. Disapproval EPA ICR Number 2254.01; Responsible Appliance Disposal Program; was disapproved 09/21/2008. Short Term Extensions of Expiration Date EPA ICR Number 1680.04; Combined Sewer Overflow Control Policy; a short term extension of the expiration date was granted by OMB on 09/25/2008; OMB Number 2040–0170; expires 12/ 31/2008. EPA ICR Number 0229.17; NPDES and Sewage Sludge Monitoring Reports; a short term extension of the expiration date was granted by OMB on 09/25/ 2008; OMB Number 2040–0004; expires 12/31/2008. EPA ICR Number 0270.42; Public Water System Supervision Program; a short term extension of the expiration date was granted by OMB on 09/30/ 2008; OMB Number 2040–0090; expires 12/31/2008. EPA ICR Number 1895.03; Microbial Rules; a short term extension of the expiration date was granted by OMB on 10/01/2008; OMB Number 2040–0205; expires 12/31/2008. EPA ICR Number 0922.07; Data Callins for the Special Review and Registration Review Programs; a short term extension of the expiration date was granted by OMB on 09/30/2008; OMB Number 2070–0057; expires 12/ 31/2008. EPA ICR Number 1504.05; Data Generation for Pesticide Reregistration; a short term extension of the expiration date was granted by OMB on 09/30/ 2008; OMB Number 2070–0107; expires 12/31/2008. EPA ICR Number 1911.02; Data Acquisition for Anticipated Residue and Percent of Crop Treated; a short term extension of the expiration date was granted by OMB on 09/30/2008; OMB Number 2070–0164; expires 12/31/2008. E:\FR\FM\14OCN1.SGM 14OCN1 60688 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 199 / Tuesday, October 14, 2008 / Notices Dated: October 7, 2008. Sara Hisel-McCoy, Director, Collection Strategies Division. [FR Doc. E8–24273 Filed 10–10–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION Notice of Public Information Collection(s) Being Reviewed by the Federal Communications Commission, Comments Requested jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES October 7, 2008. SUMMARY: The Federal Communications Commission, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork burdens, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on the following information collection(s), as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), Public Law No. 104– 13. An agency may not conduct or sponsor a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid control number. Subject to the PRA, no person shall be subject to any penalty for failing to comply with a collection of information that does not display a valid control number. Comments are requested concerning (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Commission, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the Commission’s burden estimate; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on the respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. DATES: Written PRA comments should be submitted on or before December 15, 2008. If you anticipate that you will be submitting comments, but find it difficult to do so within the period of time allowed by this notice, you should advise the contact listed below as soon as possible. ADDRESSES: Interested parties may submit all PRA comments by e-mail or U.S. post mail. To submit your comments by e-mail, send them to PRA@fcc.gov and/or to Cathy.Williams@fcc.gov. To submit your comments by U.S. mail, mark them to the attention of Cathy Williams, Federal Communications Commission, Room 1– C823, 445 12th Street, SW., Washington, DC 20554. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For additional information about the VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:37 Oct 10, 2008 Jkt 217001 ranging to distances of 15 kilometers or more from the antenna. Subsequent graphical analysis of proof measurements also requires substantial time and expense. In contrast, the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: computer modeling techniques OMB Control Number: 3060–0991. authorized in the Second Report and Title: AM Measurement Data. Order are based on internal Form Number: Not applicable. measurements, making the proof Type of Review: Revision of a process less time-consuming and currently approved collection. expensive for AM licensees. Respondents: Business or other for In order to control interference profit entities. between stations and assure adequate Number of Respondents and community coverage, AM stations must Responses: 1,900 respondents; 4,568 conduct various engineering responses. measurements to demonstrate that the Obligation to Respond: Required to antenna system operates as authorized. obtain benefits. The statutory authority The following rule sections are included for this collection of information is in this collection. contained in Sections 1, 4(i) 303, 308, The revised information collection 309, 310, and 319 of the requirements are as follows: Communications Act of 1934, as 47 CFR 73.61(a) states each AM amended. station using a directional antenna with Estimated Time per Response: 0.5—25 monitoring point locations specified in hours. the instrument of authorization must Frequency of Response: make field strength measurements at the Recordkeeping requirement; Third party monitoring point locations specified in disclosure requirement; On occasion the instrument of authorization, as often reporting requirement. as necessary to ensure that the field at Total Annual Burden: 30,795 hours. those points does not exceed the values Total Annual Costs: $829,000. specified in the station authorization. Nature and Extent of Confidentiality: Additionally, stations not having an There is no need for confidentiality with approved sampling system must make this information collection. the measurements once each calendar Privacy Act Impact Assessment: No quarter at intervals not exceeding 120 impact(s). days. The provision of this paragraph Needs and Uses: On September 24, supersedes any schedule specified on a 2008, the Commission adopted the station license issued prior to January 1, Second Report and Order and Second 1986. The results of the measurements Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, are to be entered into the station log In the Matter of An Inquiry Into the pursuant to the provisions of Commission’s Policies and Rules §§ 73.1820. Regarding AM Radio Service Directional 47 CFR 73.61(b) states if the AM Antenna Performance Verification, MM license was granted on the basis of field Docket No. 93–177, FCC 08–228. The strength measurements performed Second Report and Order permits AM pursuant to Sec. 73.151(a), partial proof stations using directional antennas to of performance measurements using the use computer modeling techniques to procedures described in Sec. 73.154 verify AM directional antenna must be made whenever the licensee performance, thereby reducing the has reason to believe that the radiated regulatory burden on these stations. field may be exceeding the limits for Directional AM stations use antennas which the station was most recently which suppress radiated field in some authorized to operate. directions and enhance it in others. 47 CFR 73.68(c) states a station having Under our current rules, an AM licensee an antenna sampling system constructed operating with a directional antenna according to the specifications given in must perform a proof of performance to paragraph (a) of this section may obtain demonstrate that the antenna pattern approval of that system by submitting conforms to the station’s authorization. an informal letter request to the FCC in An AM station must perform a full proof Washington, DC, Attention: Audio to verify the pattern shape when a new Division, Media Bureau. The request for directional antenna system is approval, signed by the licensee or authorized. Partial proofs, which require authorized representative, must contain fewer measurements, are occasionally sufficient information to show that the necessary to show that an array sampling system is in compliance with continues to operate properly. all requirements of paragraph (a) of this Typically, a full proof requires section. 47 CFR 73.68(d) states in the event measurement of the AM station’s field that the antenna monitor sampling strength on six to 12 critical bearings, information collection(s), contact Cathy Williams at (202) 418–2918 or send an e-mail to PRA@fcc.gov and/or Cathy.Williams@fcc.gov. PO 00000 Frm 00017 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\14OCN1.SGM 14OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 199 (Tuesday, October 14, 2008)]
[Notices]
[Pages 60687-60688]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E8-24273]


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ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

[FRL-8728-8]


Agency Information Collection Activities OMB Responses

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: This document announces the Office of Management and Budget's 
(OMB) responses to Agency Clearance requests, in compliance with the 
Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.). An agency may not 
conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to, a 
collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB 
control number. The OMB control numbers for EPA's regulations are 
listed in 40 CFR part 9 and 48 CFR chapter 15.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Rick Westlund (202) 566-1682, or e-
mail at westlund.rick@epa.gov and please refer to the appropriate EPA 
Information Collection Request (ICR) Number.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

OMB Responses to Agency Clearance Requests

OMB Approvals

    EPA ICR Number 2289.01; National Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) 
Emission Standards for Aerosol Coatings (40 CFR part 59, subpart E) 
(Final Rule); in 40 CFR part 59, subpart E; was approved 09/16/2008; 
OMB Number 2060-0617; expires 09/30/2011.
    EPA ICR Number 2031.03; Protection of Stratospheric Ozone: Request 
for Applications from Critical Use Exemption for the Phaseout of Methyl 
Bromide (Renewal); in 40 CFR part 82; was approved 10/03/2008; OMB 
Number 2060-0617; expires 10/31/2011.

Disapproval

    EPA ICR Number 2254.01; Responsible Appliance Disposal Program; was 
disapproved 09/21/2008.

Short Term Extensions of Expiration Date

    EPA ICR Number 1680.04; Combined Sewer Overflow Control Policy; a 
short term extension of the expiration date was granted by OMB on 09/
25/2008; OMB Number 2040-0170; expires 12/31/2008.
    EPA ICR Number 0229.17; NPDES and Sewage Sludge Monitoring Reports; 
a short term extension of the expiration date was granted by OMB on 09/
25/2008; OMB Number 2040-0004; expires 12/31/2008.
    EPA ICR Number 0270.42; Public Water System Supervision Program; a 
short term extension of the expiration date was granted by OMB on 09/
30/2008; OMB Number 2040-0090; expires 12/31/2008.
    EPA ICR Number 1895.03; Microbial Rules; a short term extension of 
the expiration date was granted by OMB on 10/01/2008; OMB Number 2040-
0205; expires 12/31/2008.
    EPA ICR Number 0922.07; Data Call-ins for the Special Review and 
Registration Review Programs; a short term extension of the expiration 
date was granted by OMB on 09/30/2008; OMB Number 2070-0057; expires 
12/31/2008.
    EPA ICR Number 1504.05; Data Generation for Pesticide 
Reregistration; a short term extension of the expiration date was 
granted by OMB on 09/30/2008; OMB Number 2070-0107; expires 12/31/2008.
    EPA ICR Number 1911.02; Data Acquisition for Anticipated Residue 
and Percent of Crop Treated; a short term extension of the expiration 
date was granted by OMB on 09/30/2008; OMB Number 2070-0164; expires 
12/31/2008.


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    Dated: October 7, 2008.
Sara Hisel-McCoy,
Director, Collection Strategies Division.
[FR Doc. E8-24273 Filed 10-10-08; 8:45 am]
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