Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request, 72497-72498 [E8-28339]

Download as PDF 72497 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 230 / Friday, November 28, 2008 / Notices The information within Public Law 101–391 requires FEMA to establish and maintain a national master list of fire safety in hotels, motels and other places of public accommodation (property). The purpose of this public law is to assure the traveling public of fire safe accommodations and resulted from a number of high-loss fires that occurred in the past. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Collection of Information Title: Federal Hotel and Motel Fire Safety Declaration Form. Type of Information Collection: Revision of a currently approved collection. OMB Number: 1660–0068. Form Numbers: FEMA Form 516–1. Abstract: FEMA will be collecting information from hotels and motels regarding the existence of smoke detectors and sprinkler systems in their buildings. FEMA is required to maintain a list of establishments that provide transient lodging with certification in place that they meet the requirements of the Hotel and Motel Fire Safety Act of 1990. This information is used to provide interested parties with a list of compliant hotels and motels, and it certifies that the business can be utilized by Federal Government employees for work-related lodging. Affected Public: Business or other For-Profit, State, local or Tribal Government. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 718 hours. TABLE A.12—ESTIMATED ANNUALIZED BURDEN HOURS AND COSTS Number of responses per respondent Number of respondents Avg. burden per response (in hours) Form name/form number Business or other For-Profit. State, local or Tribal Government. Federal Hotel and Motel Fire Safety Declaration Form/FEMA Form 516–1. Review of FEMA Form 516–1 ............... 2,000 1 20 33 Total ................ mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES Type of respondent ................................................................ 2,020 ...................... Estimated Cost: The estimated annualized cost to respondents based on wage rate categories is $17,586.12. The estimated annual cost to the Federal Government is $57,000. 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 January 27, 2009. 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. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Contact Tim Ganley, USFA Fire Program Specialist, United States Fire Administration, FEMA, (301) 447–1358 for additional information. You may contact the Records Management VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:16 Nov 26, 2008 Jkt 217001 $23.47 $11,735.00 218 26.84 5,851.12 35 Minutes (.58 Hour). 718 ...................... 17,586.12 BILLING CODE 9110–17–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Notice; 60-day notice and request for comments; Revision of a currently approved collection, OMB Number: 1600–0034, FEMA Form 95– 41. 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 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Total annual respondent cost 500 Alisa Turner, Acting Director, Records Management Division, Office of Management, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security. [FR Doc. E8–28338 Filed 11–26–08; 8:45 am] Frm 00056 Avg. hourly wage rate 15 Minutes (.25 Hour). 20 Minutes (.33 Hour). Branch for copies of the proposed collection of information at facsimile number (202) 646–3347 or e-mail address: FEMA-InformationCollections@dhs.gov. PO 00000 Total annual burden (in hours) notice seeks comments concerning the Emergency Management Institute Residential Course Evaluation Form, which is used to evaluate the quality of course deliveries, facilities, and instructors at the Emergency Management Institute (EMI). The EMI develops courses and administers resident and nonresident training programs in areas such as natural hazards, technical hazards, instructional methodology, professional development, leadership, exercise design and evaluation, information technology, public information, integrated emergency management, and train-the-trainer. In order to meet current information needs of EMI staff and management, EMI uses course evaluation forms to identify problems with course materials, delivery, facilities, and instructors. The course evaluations will enable them to recommend changes in course materials, student selection criteria, training experience and classroom environment. The Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act (Pub. L. 93–288, Section 611, 42 U.S.C. 5196) as amended, authorizes training programs for emergency preparedness for State, local and tribal government personnel. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Collection of Information Title: Emergency Management Institute Residential Course Evaluation Form. E:\FR\FM\28NON1.SGM 28NON1 72498 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 230 / Friday, November 28, 2008 / Notices resident program courses at the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s National Emergency Training Center will be asked to complete a course evaluation form upon completion of each course they attend. The information will be used by EMI staff and management to identify problems Type of Information Collection: Revision of a currently approved collection. OMB Number: 1660–0034. Form Numbers: FEMA Form 95–41, Emergency Management Institute Residential Course Evaluation Form. Abstract: Students attending the Emergency Management Institute with course materials, and will evaluate the quality of the course delivery, facilities, and instructors. Affected Public: State, Local, or Tribal Government, Individuals or households. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 11,817 burden hours. Annual Hour Burden TABLE A.12—ESTIMATED ANNUALIZED BURDEN HOURS AND COSTS Number of responses per respondent Number of respondents Avg. burden per response (in hours) Type of respondent Form name/form number State, Local or Tribal Government. Individuals in Households. FEMA Form 95–41 ................................. 10,778 1 FEMA Form 95–41 ................................. 100 1 Total ................ ................................................................ 11,778 ...................... Estimated Cost: The estimated total annual respondent cost based on wage rate categories is $43,514.52. The estimated annual cost to the Federal Government is $1,202,663.52. 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 January 27, 2009. 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. mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Contact Jacqueline Martin, Training Support Specialist at Emergency Management Institute, (301) 447–1216 for additional information. You may contact the Records Management Branch for copies of the proposed collection of information at facsimile number (202) 646–3347 or e-mail VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:23 Nov 26, 2008 Jkt 217001 10 minutes (.167 hours). 10 minutes (.167 hours). ................................ address: FEMA-InformationCollections@dhs.gov. Alisa Turner, Acting Director, Records Management Division, Office of Management, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security. [FR Doc. E8–28339 Filed 11–26–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–10–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency [FEMA–1808–DR] Kansas; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Kansas (FEMA–1808–DR), dated October 31, 2008, and related determinations. DATES: Effective Date: November 18, 2008. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Peggy Miller, Disaster Assistance Directorate, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C Street, SW., Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–3886. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) hereby gives notice that pursuant to the authority vested in the Administrator, under Executive Order 12148, as amended, Thomas A. Hall, of FEMA is appointed to act as the Federal Coordinating Officer for this declared disaster. PO 00000 Frm 00057 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Total annual burden (in hours) Avg. hourly wage rate Total annual respondent cost 1,800 $23.99 $43,182.00 17 19.56 332.52 1,817 hours ...................... 43,514.52 This action terminates my appointment of Michael L. Karl as Federal Coordinating Officer for this disaster. 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 Presidentially Declared Disaster Areas; 97.049, Presidentially Declared Disaster Assistance— Disaster Housing Operations for Individuals and Households; 97.050, Presidentially 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. E8–28295 Filed 11–26–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–23–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency [FEMA–1809–DR] Missouri; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Missouri (FEMA–1809–DR), E:\FR\FM\28NON1.SGM 28NON1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 230 (Friday, November 28, 2008)]
[Notices]
[Pages 72497-72498]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E8-28339]


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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; Revision of a 
currently approved collection, OMB Number: 1600-0034, FEMA Form 95-41.

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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 the Emergency Management Institute Residential Course 
Evaluation Form, which is used to evaluate the quality of course 
deliveries, facilities, and instructors at the Emergency Management 
Institute (EMI).

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The EMI develops courses and administers 
resident and nonresident training programs in areas such as natural 
hazards, technical hazards, instructional methodology, professional 
development, leadership, exercise design and evaluation, information 
technology, public information, integrated emergency management, and 
train-the-trainer. In order to meet current information needs of EMI 
staff and management, EMI uses course evaluation forms to identify 
problems with course materials, delivery, facilities, and instructors. 
The course evaluations will enable them to recommend changes in course 
materials, student selection criteria, training experience and 
classroom environment. The Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and 
Emergency Assistance Act (Pub. L. 93-288, Section 611, 42 U.S.C. 5196) 
as amended, authorizes training programs for emergency preparedness for 
State, local and tribal government personnel.

Collection of Information

    Title: Emergency Management Institute Residential Course Evaluation 
Form.

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    Type of Information Collection: Revision of a currently approved 
collection.
    OMB Number: 1660-0034.
    Form Numbers: FEMA Form 95-41, Emergency Management Institute 
Residential Course Evaluation Form.
    Abstract: Students attending the Emergency Management Institute 
resident program courses at the Federal Emergency Management Agency's 
National Emergency Training Center will be asked to complete a course 
evaluation form upon completion of each course they attend. The 
information will be used by EMI staff and management to identify 
problems with course materials, and will evaluate the quality of the 
course delivery, facilities, and instructors.
    Affected Public: State, Local, or Tribal Government, Individuals or 
households.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 11,817 burden hours.

Annual Hour Burden

                                                 Table A.12--Estimated Annualized Burden Hours and Costs
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                                                                             Number of
                                                               Number of     responses      Avg. burden per     Total annual   Avg. hourly  Total annual
         Type of respondent           Form name/form number   respondents       per       response  (in hours)   burden  (in    wage rate    respondent
                                                                            respondent                             hours)                       cost
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State, Local or Tribal Government..  FEMA Form 95-41.......        10,778             1  10 minutes (.167              1,800        $23.99    $43,182.00
                                                                                          hours).
Individuals in Households..........  FEMA Form 95-41.......           100             1  10 minutes (.167                 17         19.56        332.52
                                                                                          hours).
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    Total..........................  ......................        11,778  ............  .....................   1,817 hours  ............     43,514.52
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    Estimated Cost: The estimated total annual respondent cost based on 
wage rate categories is $43,514.52. The estimated annual cost to the 
Federal Government is $1,202,663.52.
    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 
January 27, 2009.
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.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Contact Jacqueline Martin, Training 
Support Specialist at Emergency Management Institute, (301) 447-1216 
for additional information. You may contact the Records Management 
Branch for copies of the proposed collection of information at 
facsimile number (202) 646-3347 or e-mail address: FEMA-Information-
Collections@dhs.gov.

Alisa Turner,
Acting Director, Records Management Division, Office of Management, 
Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security.
[FR Doc. E8-28339 Filed 11-26-08; 8:45 am]
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