Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; Online Performance Database, Online Phoenix Database, and Online Opportunity Database, 7218-7219 [E9-3072]

Download as PDF 7218 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 29 / Friday, February 13, 2009 / Notices Dated: February 9, 2009. Gwellnar Banks, Management Analyst, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. E9–3071 Filed 2–12–09; 8:45 am] DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration A–549–807 Carbon Steel Butt–Weld Pipe Fittings from Thailand: Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review BILLING CODE 3510–13–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Foreign–Trade Zones Board (Docket T–5–2008) Foreign–Trade Zone 122 – Corpus Christi, Texas, Application for Temporary/Interim Manufacturing Authority, Excalibar Minerals, LLC, (Barite Milling), Notice of Approval On November 20, 2008, an application was filed by the Executive Secretary of the Foreign–Trade Zones (FTZ) Board submitted by the Port of Corpus Christi Authority, grantee of FTZ 122, requesting temporary/interim manufacturing (T/IM) authority on behalf of Excalibar Minerals LLC (Excalibar) to perform barite milling under FTZ procedures within FTZ 122 – Site 1, in Corpus Christi, Texas. The application has been processed in accordance with T/IM procedures, as authorized by FTZ Board Orders 1347 (69 FR 52857, 8/30/2004) and 1480 (71 FR 55422, 9/22/06), including notice in the Federal Register inviting public comment (73 FR 73242, 12/2/2008). The FTZ staff examiner reviewed the application and determined that it meets the criteria for approval under T/ IM procedures. The foreign–origin component approved for this activity is raw barite (2511.10). Pursuant to the authority delegated to the FTZ Board Executive Secretary in the above– referenced Board Orders, the application is approved, effective this date, until February 5, 2011, subject to the FTZ Act and the Board’s regulations, including Section 400.28. Dated: February 5, 2009. Andrew McGilvray, Executive Secretary. [FR Doc. E9–3165 Filed 2–12–09; 8:45 am] cprice-sewell on PRODPC61 with NOTICES BILLING CODE 3510–DS–S VerDate Nov<24>2008 15:38 Feb 12, 2009 Jkt 217001 AGENCY: Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: On August 26, 2008, in response to a request from Thai Benkan Co., Ltd. (TBC), the Department of Commerce (the Department) published a notice of initiation of the administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain carbon steel butt–weld pipe fittings from Thailand for the period of July 1, 2007, through June 30, 2008. Because the sole request for review has been withdrawn, we are rescinding this review. EFFECTIVE DATE: February 13, 2009. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Thomas Schauer or Minoo Hatten, AD/CVD Operations, Office 5, Import Administration, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–0410 or (202) 482– 1690. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background On August 26, 2008, in response to a request from TBC, a Thai producer of the subject merchandise, the Department published a notice of initiation of administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain carbon steel butt–weld pipe fittings from Thailand. See Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews, 73 FR 50308 (August 26, 2008). On January 15, 2009, TBC withdrew its request for an administrative review. See letter from TBC dated January 15, 2009. not expended significant resources in the conduct of this review and because we received no other requests for the review of TBC. Accordingly, the Department is rescinding this review pursuant to 19 CFR 351.213(d)(1). The Department intends to issue appropriate assessment instructions to U.S. Customs and Border Protection 15 days after the date of publication of this notice. Notification to Importers This notice serves as a reminder to importers of their responsibility under 19 CFR 351.402(f)(2) to file a certificate regarding the reimbursement of antidumping duties prior to liquidation of the relevant entries during this review period. Failure to comply with this requirement could result in the Secretary’s presumption that reimbursement of antidumping duties occurred and the subsequent assessment of doubled antidumping duties. Notification Regarding Administrative Protective Orders This notice also serves as a reminder to parties subject to administrative protective order (APO) of their responsibility concerning the disposition of proprietary information disclosed under APO in accordance with 19 CFR 351.305(a)(3). Timely notification of the return or destruction of APO materials or conversion to judicial protective order is hereby requested. Failure to comply with the regulations and the terms of an APO is a sanctionable violation. We are issuing and publishing this rescission in accordance with section 777(i)(1) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, and 19 CFR 351.213(d)(4). Dated: February 9, 2009. John M. Andersen, Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Operations. [FR Doc. E9–3175 Filed 2–12–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–S Rescission of Review DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE In accordance with 19 CFR 351.213(d)(1) the Department will rescind an administrative review ‘‘if a party that requested the review withdraws the request within 90 days of the date of publication of notice of initiation of the requested review. The Secretary may extend this time limit if the Secretary decides that it is reasonable to do so.’’ Although we did not receive TBC’s withdrawal letter within the 90–day time limit, we determine it is reasonable to accept this letter of withdrawal because we have Minority Business Development Agency PO 00000 Frm 00004 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; Online Performance Database, Online Phoenix Database, and Online Opportunity Database AGENCY: Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA). ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce, as part of its continuing E:\FR\FM\13FEN1.SGM 13FEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 29 / Friday, February 13, 2009 / Notices effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. DATES: Written comments must be submitted on or before April 14, 2009. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Diana Hynek, Departmental Paperwork Clearance Officer, Department of Commerce, Room 7845, 14th and Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230 (or via electronic mail at: dHynek@doc.gov). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or for copies of the information collection instrument and instructions should be directed to Efrain Gonzalez, Chief, MBDA Office of Business Development, (202) 482–1940, or via electronic mail at: egonzalez@mbda.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Abstract Currently, as part of its service delivery programs, MBDA awards cooperative agreements each year. The recipient of each agreement is competitively selected to operate one of the following business centers: (1) Minority Business Enterprise Center (MBEC); (2) Native American Business Enterprise Center (NABEC); or (3) Minority Business Opportunity Center (MBOC) in the geographical service area designated by MBDA under the cooperative agreement. In accordance with the Government Performance Results Act (GPRA), MBDA requires center operators to report client service activities quarterly (Performance Database); to list minority Business Enterprises (MBEs) doing business in the United States (Phoenix Database); and to match those MBEs with opportunities entered in the system by public and private sector entities (Opportunity Database). cprice-sewell on PRODPC61 with NOTICES II. Method of Collection Electronic transfer of data. III. Data OMB Control Number: 0640–0002. Form Number: None. Type of Review: Regular submission. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit organizations; not-for-profit institutions; individuals or households; Federal, State, Local or Tribal government. Estimated Number of Respondents: 10,615. Estimated Time per Response: 1 to 210 minutes, depending on the function. VerDate Nov<24>2008 15:38 Feb 12, 2009 Jkt 217001 Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 7,802. Estimated Total Annual Cost to Public: $0. IV. Request for Comments Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of MBDA, including whether the information has practical utility; (b) the accuracy of MBDA’s estimate of the burden (including hours and cost) of the proposed collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB approval of this information collection; they also will become a matter of public record. Dated: February 9, 2009. Gwellnar Banks, Management Analyst, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. E9–3072 Filed 2–12–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–21–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN: 0648–XN30 New England Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting 7219 Council address: New England Fishery Management Council, 50 Water Street, Mill 2, Newburyport, MA 01950. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Paul J. Howard, Executive Director, New England Fishery Management Council; telephone: (978) 465–0492. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Committee will review Atlantic Wolffish Essential Fish Habitat (EFH) options as well as review and approve Omnibus Phase 2 Vulnerability Assessment document for submission to the Council’s Science and Statistical Committee. The Committee may also consider other topics at their discretion. Although non-emergency issues not contained in this agenda may come before this group for discussion, those issues may not be the subject of formal action during this meeting. Action will be restricted to those issues specifically listed in this notice and any issues arising after publication of this notice that require emergency action under section 305(c) of the Magnuson-Stevens Act, provided the public has been notified of the Council’s intent to take final action to address the emergency. Special Accommodations This meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Paul J. Howard, Executive Director, at (978) 465–0492, at least 5 days prior to the meeting date. Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq. Dated: February 10, 2009. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. E9–3122 Filed 2–12–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–S National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of a public meeting. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The New England Fishery Management Council (Council) is scheduling a public meeting of its Habitat/MPA/Ecosystem Committee, in March, 2009, to consider actions affecting New England fisheries in the exclusive economic zone (EEZ). Recommendations from this group will be brought to the full Council for formal consideration and action, if appropriate. DATES: This meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 3, 2009, at 9:30 a.m. ADDRESSES: This meeting will be held at the Holiday Inn, 31 Hampshire Street, Mansfield, MA 02048; telephone: (508) 339–2200; fax: (508) 339–1040. PO 00000 Frm 00005 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XN29 South Atlantic Fishery Management Council; Public Meetings AGENCY: National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of public meetings. SUMMARY: The South Atlantic Fishery Management Council (Council) will hold meetings of its Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC), Standard Operating, Policy and Procedure (SOPPs) Committee, a joint meeting of E:\FR\FM\13FEN1.SGM 13FEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Minority Business Development Agency


Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; Online 
Performance Database, Online Phoenix Database, and Online Opportunity 
Database

AGENCY: Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA).

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce, as part of its continuing

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effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general 
public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment 
on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by 
the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.

DATES: Written comments must be submitted on or before April 14, 2009.

ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Diana Hynek, Departmental 
Paperwork Clearance Officer, Department of Commerce, Room 7845, 14th 
and Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230 (or via electronic 
mail at: dHynek@doc.gov).

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or 
for copies of the information collection instrument and instructions 
should be directed to Efrain Gonzalez, Chief, MBDA Office of Business 
Development, (202) 482-1940, or via electronic mail at: 
egonzalez@mbda.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

I. Abstract

    Currently, as part of its service delivery programs, MBDA awards 
cooperative agreements each year. The recipient of each agreement is 
competitively selected to operate one of the following business 
centers: (1) Minority Business Enterprise Center (MBEC); (2) Native 
American Business Enterprise Center (NABEC); or (3) Minority Business 
Opportunity Center (MBOC) in the geographical service area designated 
by MBDA under the cooperative agreement. In accordance with the 
Government Performance Results Act (GPRA), MBDA requires center 
operators to report client service activities quarterly (Performance 
Database); to list minority Business Enterprises (MBEs) doing business 
in the United States (Phoenix Database); and to match those MBEs with 
opportunities entered in the system by public and private sector 
entities (Opportunity Database).

II. Method of Collection

    Electronic transfer of data.

III. Data

    OMB Control Number: 0640-0002.
    Form Number: None.
    Type of Review: Regular submission.
    Affected Public: Business or other for-profit organizations; not-
for-profit institutions; individuals or households; Federal, State, 
Local or Tribal government.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 10,615.
    Estimated Time per Response: 1 to 210 minutes, depending on the 
function.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 7,802.
    Estimated Total Annual Cost to Public: $0.

IV. Request for Comments

    Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of 
information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of 
MBDA, including whether the information has practical utility; (b) the 
accuracy of MBDA's estimate of the burden (including hours and cost) of 
the proposed collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the 
quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and 
(d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on 
respondents, including through the use of automated collection 
techniques or other forms of information technology.
    Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized 
and/or included in the request for OMB approval of this information 
collection; they also will become a matter of public record.

    Dated: February 9, 2009.
Gwellnar Banks,
Management Analyst, Office of the Chief Information Officer.
[FR Doc. E9-3072 Filed 2-12-09; 8:45 am]
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