Notice Pursuant to the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993-Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 75469 [E8-29298]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 239 / Thursday, December 11, 2008 / Notices Dated: December 8, 2008. Lynn Bryant, Department Clearance Officer, PRA, United States Department of Justice. [FR Doc. E8–29363 Filed 12–10–08; 8:45 am] DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE BILLING CODE 4410–AT–P Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection, Comments Requested DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Antitrust Division Notice Pursuant to the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993—Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Notice is hereby given that, on November 17, 2008, pursuant to Section 6(a) of the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993, 15 U.S.C. 4301 et seq. (‘‘the Act’’) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (‘‘IEEE’’) has filed written notifications simultaneously with the Attorney General and the Federal Trade Commission disclosing additions or changes to its standards development activities. The notifications were filed for the purpose of extending the Act’s provisions limiting the recovery of antitrust plaintiffs to actual damages under specified circumstances. Specifically, 10 new standards have been initiated and 19 existing standards are being revised. More detail regarding these changes can be found at http:// standards.ieee.org/standarswire/sba/0926-08.html and http:// standards.ieee.org/standarswire/sba/1107-08.html. On September 17, 2004, IEEE filed its original notification pursuant to Section 6(a) of the Act. The Department of Justice published a notice in the Federal Register pursuant to Section 6(b) of the Act on November 3, 2004 (69 FR 64105). The last notification was filed with the Department on July 7, 2008. A notice was published in the Federal Register pursuant to Section 6(b) of the Act on July 31, 2008 (73 FR 44773). Patricia A. Brink, Deputy Director of Operations, Antitrust Division. [FR Doc. E8–29298 Filed 12–10–08; 8:45 am] mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES BILLING CODE 4410–11–M VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:27 Dec 10, 2008 Jkt 217001 Federal Bureau of Investigation [OMB Number 1110–0004] ACTION: 30-day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Revision of a currently approved collection, Number of Full-time Law Enforcement Employees as of October 31. The Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Criminal Justice Information Services Division (CJIS) will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance in accordance with established review procedures of 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 on October 10, 2008, Volume 73, Number 73, Page 60324, allowing for a 60 day comment period. The purpose of this notice is to allow for an additional 30 days for public comment until January 12, 2009. 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 Mr. Gregory E. Scarbro, Unit Chief, Federal Bureau of Investigation, CJIS Division, Module E–3, 1000 Custer Hollow Road, Clarksburg, West Virginia 26306; facsimile (304) 625–3566. Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are encouraged. Comments should address one or more of the following four points: (1) 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; (2) 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; (3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and PO 00000 Frm 00086 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 75469 (4) 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 of 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) The title of the form/collection: Number of Full-time Law Enforcement Employees as of October 31. (3) The agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the department sponsoring the collection: Form 1–711, 1–711a, 1–711b; CJIS Division, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Department of Justice. (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary: City, county, state, federal and tribal law enforcement agencies. This form is needed to collect information on the number of full-time civilian employees and sworn full-time law enforcement officers throughout the United States. Data are tabulated and published in the annual Crime in the United States. (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: There are approximately 17,738 law enforcement agency respondents; calculated estimates indicate 8 minutes per report. (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with this collection: There are approximately 2,365 hours, annual burden, associated with this information collection. If additional information is required contact: Ms. Lynn Bryant, Department Clearance Officer, Policy and Planning Staff, Justice Management Division, United States Department of Justice, Patrick Henry Building, Suite 1600, 601 D Street, NW., Washington, DC 20530. Dated: December 8, 2008. Ms. Lynn Bryant, Department Clearance Officer, PRA, United States Department of Justice. [FR Doc. E8–29364 Filed 12–10–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–02–P E:\FR\FM\11DEN1.SGM 11DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 239 (Thursday, December 11, 2008)]
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DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Antitrust Division


Notice Pursuant to the National Cooperative Research and 
Production Act of 1993--Institute of Electrical and Electronics 
Engineers

    Notice is hereby given that, on November 17, 2008, pursuant to 
Section 6(a) of the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 
1993, 15 U.S.C. 4301 et seq. (``the Act'') Institute of Electrical and 
Electronics Engineers (``IEEE'') has filed written notifications 
simultaneously with the Attorney General and the Federal Trade 
Commission disclosing additions or changes to its standards development 
activities. The notifications were filed for the purpose of extending 
the Act's provisions limiting the recovery of antitrust plaintiffs to 
actual damages under specified circumstances. Specifically, 10 new 
standards have been initiated and 19 existing standards are being 
revised. More detail regarding these changes can be found at http://
standards.ieee.org/standarswire/sba/09-26-08.html and http://
standards.ieee.org/standarswire/sba/11-07-08.html.
    On September 17, 2004, IEEE filed its original notification 
pursuant to Section 6(a) of the Act. The Department of Justice 
published a notice in the Federal Register pursuant to Section 6(b) of 
the Act on November 3, 2004 (69 FR 64105).
    The last notification was filed with the Department on July 7, 
2008. A notice was published in the Federal Register pursuant to 
Section 6(b) of the Act on July 31, 2008 (73 FR 44773).

Patricia A. Brink,
Deputy Director of Operations, Antitrust Division.
[FR Doc. E8-29298 Filed 12-10-08; 8:45 am]
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