Revision of Approved Information Collection, OMB Control Number 1004-0189, 72074-72076 [E8-28101]

Download as PDF mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES 72074 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 229 / Wednesday, November 26, 2008 / Notices number) for copies of the proposed forms and other available information. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Department is submitting the proposed information collection to OMB for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35, as amended). This Notice is soliciting comments from members of the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information to: (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection is 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 agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (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 the use of appropriate automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. This Notice also lists the following information: Title of Proposal: Requisition for Disbursement of Sections 202 & 811 Capital Advance/Loan Funds. OMB Control Number, if applicable: 2502–0187. Description of the need for the information and proposed use: This information collection is used by Owner entities and submitted to HUD on a periodic basis (generally monthly) during the course of construction for the purpose of obtaining Section 202/811 capital advance/loan funds. The information will also be used to identify the Owner, the project, the type of disbursement being requested, the items to be covered by the disbursement, and the name of the depository holding the Owner’s bank account, including the account number. Agency form numbers, if applicable: HUD–92403–CA and HUD–92403–EH. Estimation of the total numbers of hours needed to prepare the information collection including number of respondents, frequency of response, and hours of response: The estimated total number of hours needed to prepare the information collection is 1,230, the number of respondents is 266 generating approximately 2,460 annual responses, the frequency of response is monthly and on occasion, the estimated time needed to prepare the response is approximately 30 minutes. VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:30 Nov 25, 2008 Jkt 217001 Status of the proposed information collection: This is an extension of a currently approved collection. Authority: The Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C., Chapter 35, as amended. Dated: November 18, 2008. Ronald Y. Spraker, Acting General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Housing—Deputy Federal Housing Commissioner. [FR Doc. E8–28072 Filed 11–25–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [LLWO35000.L14300000.ER0000.24–1A] Revision of Approved Information Collection, OMB Control Number 1004– 0189 Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has submitted an information collection request (ICR) to extend a currently approved collection to collect the information listed below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.). We use the information we collect to issue rights-of-way grants to use a specific piece of the public lands for certain projects, such as roads, pipelines, transmission lines, and communication sites. The BLM is seeking approval of the information collection on behalf of itself and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the National Park Service, the Bureau of Reclamation, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. DATES: OMB must respond to this request within 60 days but may respond after 30 days. For maximum consideration your comments and suggestions on the requirement should be made by December 26, 2008. ADDRESSES: Send comments to the Office of Management and Budget, Interior Department Desk Officer (1004– 0189), at OMB–OIRA via e-mail OIRA_DOCKET@omb.eop.gov or via facsimile at (202) 395–6566. Also please send a copy of your comments to BLM via Internet and include your name, address, and ATTN: 1004–0189 in your Internet message to information_collection@blm.gov or via mail to: U.S. Department of the Interior, PO 00000 Frm 00052 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Bureau of Land Management, Mail Stop 401LS, 1849 C Street, NW., ATTN: Bureau Information Collection Clearance Officer (WO–630), Washington, DC 20240. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: You may contact Alzata L. Ransom, Division of Lands, Realty, and Cadastral Survey, at 202–452–7772. Persons who use a telecommunication device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) on 1–800–877– 8330, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to contact Ms. Ransom. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On March 21, 2008, the BLM published a notice in the Federal Register (73 FR 15192) requesting public comments on the proposed collection. The comment period ended on May 20, 2008. BLM received no comments. You may obtain copies of the collection of information and related forms and explanatory material by contacting the BLM Information Collection Clearance Officer at the telephone number listed below. We specifically request your comments on the following: 1. Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper functioning of the BLM, including whether the information will have practical utility; 2. The accuracy of BLM’s estimate of the burden of collecting the information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; 3. The quality, utility and clarity of the information to be collected; and 4. How to minimize the burden of collecting the information on those who are to respond, including the use of appropriate automated electronic, mechanical, or other forms of information technology. Title: Application for Transportation and Utility Systems and Facilities on Federal Lands, Standard Form 299. OMB Control Number: 1004–0189. Bureau Form Number: SF–299. Frequency: Once per respondent, on occasion. Description of Respondents: Individuals, partnerships, corporations, associations or other business entity and any Federal, state, or local governmental entity, including municipal corporations, seeking to obtain rights-ofway grants. Estimated Completion Time: The following tables show the estimated completion time for applications submitted on behalf of various kinds of applicants to the several Federal agencies. E:\FR\FM\26NON1.SGM 26NON1 72075 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 229 / Wednesday, November 26, 2008 / Notices Statement of questions Burden Bureau of Land Management (a) Total average annual applications for collection .......................................................................................... 4,677 applications. (b) Average annual applications per industry: (1) Utility Industry ........................................................................................................................................ (2) Service Providing Industry .................................................................................................................... (3) State and Local Government ................................................................................................................ (4) Federal Government ............................................................................................................................. 3,577 applications. 200 aplications. 400 applications. 500 applications. 4,677 (b) Frequency of application (for each industry) ................................................................................................ 1 application. (c) Response time per applicant: (1) Utility Industry ........................................................................................................................................ (2) Service Providing Industry .................................................................................................................... (3) State and Local Government ................................................................................................................ (4) Federal Government ............................................................................................................................. 25 25 25 25 (d) Annual response time for collection (25 hours × 4,677 annual responses) ................................................ 116,925 hours. (e) Annual response time per industry: (1) Utility Industry (3,577 × 25) ................................................................................................................... (2) Service Providing Industry (200 × 25) .................................................................................................. (3) State and Local Government (400 × 25) .............................................................................................. (4) Federal Government (500 × 25) ........................................................................................................... 89,425 hours. 5,000 hours. 10,000 hours. 12,500 hours. hours. hours. hours. hours. 116,925 Fish and Wildlife Service (a) Total average annual applications for collection .......................................................................................... 62 applications. (b) Average annual applications per industry: (1) Utility Industry ........................................................................................................................................ (2) Service Providing Industry .................................................................................................................... (3) State and Local Government ................................................................................................................ 31 applications. 9 applications. 22 applications. (b) Frequency of application (for each industry) ................................................................................................ 1 application. (c) Response time per applicant: (1) Utility Industry ........................................................................................................................................ (2) Service Providing Industry .................................................................................................................... (3) State and Local Government ................................................................................................................ 25 hours. 25 hours. 25 hours. (d) Annual response time for collection (25 hours × 4,677 annual responses) ................................................ 1,550 hours. (e) Annual response time per industry: (1) Utility Industry (31 × 25) ........................................................................................................................ (2) Service Providing Industry (9 × 25) ...................................................................................................... (3) State and Local Government (22 × 25) ................................................................................................ 775 hours. 225 hours. 550 hours. National Park Service 15 applications. (b) Average annual applications per industry: (1) Utility Industry ........................................................................................................................................ (2) Service Providing Industry .................................................................................................................... (3) State and Local Government ................................................................................................................ 2 applications. 11 applications. 2 applications. (b) Frequency of application (for each industry) ................................................................................................ 1 application. (c) Response time per applicant: (1) Utility Industry ........................................................................................................................................ (2) Service Providing Industry .................................................................................................................... (3) State and Local Government ................................................................................................................ mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES (a) Total average annual applications for collection .......................................................................................... 25 hours. 2 hours. 2 hours. (d) Annual response time for collection ............................................................................................................. 76 hours. (e) Annual response time per industry: (1) Utility Industry (2 × 25) .......................................................................................................................... (2) Service Providing Industry (11 × 2) ...................................................................................................... (3) State and Local Government Industry (2 × 2) ...................................................................................... 50 hours. 22 hours. 4 hours. VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:30 Nov 25, 2008 Jkt 217001 PO 00000 Frm 00053 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\26NON1.SGM 26NON1 72076 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 229 / Wednesday, November 26, 2008 / Notices Statement of questions Burden Bureau of Reclamation (a) Total average annual applications for collection .......................................................................................... 1,000 applications. (b) Average annual applications per industry: (1) Utility Industry ........................................................................................................................................ (2) Service Providing Industry .................................................................................................................... (3) State and Local Government ................................................................................................................ 850 applications. 50 applications. 100 applications. (b) Frequency of application (for each industry) ................................................................................................ 1 application. (c) Response time per applicant: (1) Utility Industry ........................................................................................................................................ (2) Service Providing Industry .................................................................................................................... (3) State and Local Government ................................................................................................................ 25 hours. 25 hours. 25 hours. (d) Annual response time for collection ............................................................................................................. 25,000 hours. (e) Annual response time per industry: (1) Utility Industry (850 × 25) ...................................................................................................................... (2) Service Providing Industry (50 × 25) .................................................................................................... (3) State and Local Government (100 × 25) .............................................................................................. 21,250 hours. 1,250 hours. 2,500 hours. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (a) Total average annual applications for collection .......................................................................................... 32 applications. (b) Average annual applications per industry: (1) Utility Industry ........................................................................................................................................ 32 applications. (b) Frequency of application (for each industry) ................................................................................................ 1 application. (c) Response time per applicant: (1) Utility Industry ........................................................................................................................................ 25 hours. (d) Annual response time for collection ............................................................................................................. 800 hours. (e) Annual response time per industry: (1) Utility Industry (32 × 25) ........................................................................................................................ 800 hours. Annual Responses: 5,786. Annual Burden Hours: 144,351. Total Annual Application and Cost Recovery Fees: $8,611,902. Bureau Clearance Officer: Ted R. Hudson, 202–452–5042. Dated: November 21, 2008. Ted R. Hudson, Acting Chief, Regulatory Affairs. [FR Doc. E8–28101 Filed 11–25–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–84–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [NV030–08–1430–ER; 09–08807; TAS: 14X1109] mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement for the New Comstock Wind Energy Project, Nevada Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of intent. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Carson City District VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:30 Nov 25, 2008 Jkt 217001 Office intends to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Great Basin Wind New Comstock Wind Energy Project proposal in Carson City, Lyon, Storey, and Washoe counties. This notice announces the beginning of the scoping process and solicits input on the identification of issues. The BLM will accept comments until December 26, 2008. A public scoping meeting will be held regarding the EIS on Wednesday, December 10, 2008, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the BLM’s Carson City District Office, 5665 Morgan Mill Road, Carson City, Nevada. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments to: • BLM Carson City District Office, Attn: New Comstock Wind Energy Project EIS Project Manager, 5665 Morgan Mill Road, Carson City, NV 89701. • Fax: (775) 885–6147. • E-mail: newcomstockwind@blm.gov. Documents pertinent to this proposal may be examined at the Carson City District Office. DATES: PO 00000 Frm 00054 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 For further information and to have your name added to the Comstock EIS mailing list, call Mark Struble (775) 885–6107; or e-mail newcomstockwind@blm.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: The EIS for the New Comstock Wind Energy Project (Project) will analyze the direct, indirect, and cumulative impacts resulting from construction and operation of a commercial wind turbine facility proposed in a right-of-way application submitted by Great Basin Wind, LLC. The proposed project includes the construction of approximately 69 wind turbines with the potential of producing 192 megawatts of electricity. The turbine towers would be 210 feet to 330 feet tall supporting a nacelle and three blades 115 feet to 170 feet in length. Turbine units would be connected to a proposed electric substation by approximately 20 miles of underground electrical distribution system. A proposed 120 kV overhead transmission line approximately 5 miles in length would connect the new substation to an SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\26NON1.SGM 26NON1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 229 (Wednesday, November 26, 2008)]
[Notices]
[Pages 72074-72076]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E8-28101]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

 [LLWO35000.L14300000.ER0000.24-1A]


Revision of Approved Information Collection, OMB Control Number 
1004-0189

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Notice and request for comments.

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SUMMARY: The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has submitted an 
information collection request (ICR) to extend a currently approved 
collection to collect the information listed below to the Office of 
Management and Budget (OMB) under the provisions of the Paperwork 
Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.). We use the information we 
collect to issue rights-of-way grants to use a specific piece of the 
public lands for certain projects, such as roads, pipelines, 
transmission lines, and communication sites. The BLM is seeking 
approval of the information collection on behalf of itself and the U.S. 
Fish and Wildlife Service, the National Park Service, the Bureau of 
Reclamation, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

DATES: OMB must respond to this request within 60 days but may respond 
after 30 days. For maximum consideration your comments and suggestions 
on the requirement should be made by December 26, 2008.

ADDRESSES: Send comments to the Office of Management and Budget, 
Interior Department Desk Officer (1004-0189), at OMB-OIRA via e-mail 
OIRA_DOCKET@omb.eop.gov or via facsimile at (202) 395-6566. Also 
please send a copy of your comments to BLM via Internet and include 
your name, address, and ATTN: 1004-0189 in your Internet message to 
information_collection@blm.gov or via mail to: U.S. Department of the 
Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Mail Stop 401LS, 1849 C Street, 
NW., ATTN: Bureau Information Collection Clearance Officer (WO-630), 
Washington, DC 20240.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: You may contact Alzata L. Ransom, 
Division of Lands, Realty, and Cadastral Survey, at 202-452-7772. 
Persons who use a telecommunication device for the deaf (TDD) may call 
the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) on 1-800-877-8330, 24 
hours a day, seven days a week, to contact Ms. Ransom.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On March 21, 2008, the BLM published a 
notice in the Federal Register (73 FR 15192) requesting public comments 
on the proposed collection. The comment period ended on May 20, 2008. 
BLM received no comments. You may obtain copies of the collection of 
information and related forms and explanatory material by contacting 
the BLM Information Collection Clearance Officer at the telephone 
number listed below.
    We specifically request your comments on the following:
    1. Whether the collection of information is necessary for the 
proper functioning of the BLM, including whether the information will 
have practical utility;
    2. The accuracy of BLM's estimate of the burden of collecting the 
information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions 
used;
    3. The quality, utility and clarity of the information to be 
collected; and
    4. How to minimize the burden of collecting the information on 
those who are to respond, including the use of appropriate automated 
electronic, mechanical, or other forms of information technology.
    Title: Application for Transportation and Utility Systems and 
Facilities on Federal Lands, Standard Form 299.
    OMB Control Number: 1004-0189.
    Bureau Form Number: SF-299.
    Frequency: Once per respondent, on occasion.
    Description of Respondents: Individuals, partnerships, 
corporations, associations or other business entity and any Federal, 
state, or local governmental entity, including municipal corporations, 
seeking to obtain rights-of-way grants.
    Estimated Completion Time: The following tables show the estimated 
completion time for applications submitted on behalf of various kinds 
of applicants to the several Federal agencies.

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           Statement of questions                       Burden
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                        Bureau of Land Management
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(a) Total average annual applications for    4,677 applications.
 collection.
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(b) Average annual applications per
 industry:
    (1) Utility Industry...................  3,577 applications.
    (2) Service Providing Industry.........  200 aplications.
    (3) State and Local Government.........  400 applications.
    (4) Federal Government.................  500 applications.
                                            ----------------------------
                                             4,677
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(b) Frequency of application (for each       1 application.
 industry).
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(c) Response time per applicant:
    (1) Utility Industry...................  25 hours.
    (2) Service Providing Industry.........  25 hours.
    (3) State and Local Government.........  25 hours.
    (4) Federal Government.................  25 hours.
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(d) Annual response time for collection (25  116,925 hours.
 hours x 4,677 annual responses).
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(e) Annual response time per industry:
    (1) Utility Industry (3,577 x 25)......  89,425 hours.
    (2) Service Providing Industry (200 x    5,000 hours.
     25).
    (3) State and Local Government (400 x    10,000 hours.
     25).
    (4) Federal Government (500 x 25)......  12,500 hours.
                                            ----------------------------
                                             116,925
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                        Fish and Wildlife Service
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(a) Total average annual applications for    62 applications.
 collection.
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(b) Average annual applications per
 industry:
    (1) Utility Industry...................  31 applications.
    (2) Service Providing Industry.........  9 applications.
    (3) State and Local Government.........  22 applications.
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(b) Frequency of application (for each       1 application.
 industry).
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(c) Response time per applicant:
    (1) Utility Industry...................  25 hours.
    (2) Service Providing Industry.........  25 hours.
    (3) State and Local Government.........  25 hours.
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(d) Annual response time for collection (25  1,550 hours.
 hours x 4,677 annual responses).
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(e) Annual response time per industry:
    (1) Utility Industry (31 x 25).........  775 hours.
    (2) Service Providing Industry (9 x 25)  225 hours.
    (3) State and Local Government (22 x     550 hours.
     25).
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                          National Park Service
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(a) Total average annual applications for    15 applications.
 collection.
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(b) Average annual applications per
 industry:
    (1) Utility Industry...................  2 applications.
    (2) Service Providing Industry.........  11 applications.
    (3) State and Local Government.........  2 applications.
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(b) Frequency of application (for each       1 application.
 industry).
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(c) Response time per applicant:
    (1) Utility Industry...................  25 hours.
    (2) Service Providing Industry.........  2 hours.
    (3) State and Local Government.........  2 hours.
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(d) Annual response time for collection....  76 hours.
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(e) Annual response time per industry:
    (1) Utility Industry (2 x 25)..........  50 hours.
    (2) Service Providing Industry (11 x 2)  22 hours.
    (3) State and Local Government Industry  4 hours.
     (2 x 2).
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                          Bureau of Reclamation
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(a) Total average annual applications for    1,000 applications.
 collection.
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(b) Average annual applications per
 industry:
    (1) Utility Industry...................  850 applications.
    (2) Service Providing Industry.........  50 applications.
    (3) State and Local Government.........  100 applications.
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(b) Frequency of application (for each       1 application.
 industry).
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(c) Response time per applicant:
    (1) Utility Industry...................  25 hours.
    (2) Service Providing Industry.........  25 hours.
    (3) State and Local Government.........  25 hours.
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(d) Annual response time for collection....  25,000 hours.
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(e) Annual response time per industry:
    (1) Utility Industry (850 x 25)........  21,250 hours.
    (2) Service Providing Industry (50 x     1,250 hours.
     25).
    (3) State and Local Government (100 x    2,500 hours.
     25).
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                      U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
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(a) Total average annual applications for    32 applications.
 collection.
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(b) Average annual applications per
 industry:
    (1) Utility Industry...................  32 applications.
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(b) Frequency of application (for each       1 application.
 industry).
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(c) Response time per applicant:
    (1) Utility Industry...................  25 hours.
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(d) Annual response time for collection....  800 hours.
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(e) Annual response time per industry:
    (1) Utility Industry (32 x 25).........  800 hours.
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    Annual Responses: 5,786.
    Annual Burden Hours: 144,351.
    Total Annual Application and Cost Recovery Fees: $8,611,902.
    Bureau Clearance Officer: Ted R. Hudson, 202-452-5042.

    Dated: November 21, 2008.
Ted R. Hudson,
Acting Chief, Regulatory Affairs.
[FR Doc. E8-28101 Filed 11-25-08; 8:45 am]
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