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Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 29 / Friday, February 13, 2009 / Notices (5) Discussions and working group sessions by the Communications and Risk Management Subcommittees on current program strategies, future plans, and long range goals for CFIVSAC. Procedural This meeting is open to the public. Please note the meetings may close early if all business is finished. At the Chair’s discretion, members of the public may make presentations during the meeting. If you would like to make an oral presentation at the meeting, please notify the Designated Federal Officer no later than February 14, 2009. Written material for distribution at a meeting should reach the Coast Guard no later than February 14, 2009. If you would like a copy of your material distributed to each member of the committee in advance of the meeting, please submit 25 copies to the DFO no later than February 14, 2009. 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This notice is available on our online docket, USCG– 2009–0065, at http:// www.regulations.gov. 15:38 Feb 12, 2009 Jkt 217001 The agenda for the February 26, 2009 Committee meeting is as follows: (1) Introduction of Committee members and the public. (2) Discussion of a Coast Guard request for data on foreign vessels arriving on the U.S. Outer Continental Shelf from abroad. (3) Committee vote on acceptance of the aforementioned data and a decision on providing this data to the Coast Guard. (4) Coast Guard update on proposed changes to NVIC 03–06, Change 1. (5) Update on work by Subcommittee on Foreign Citizens engaged in OCS Activities. Procedural This meeting is open to the public. Please note that the meeting may close early if all business is finished. At the Chair’s discretion, members of the PO 00000 Frm 00029 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 7243 public may make oral presentations during the meeting. If you would like to make an oral presentation at a meeting, please notify the DFO no later than February 25, 2009. Written material for distribution at a meeting should reach the Coast Guard no later than February 25, 2009. Minutes The teleconference will be recorded, and a summary will be available for public review and copying 30 days following the teleconference meeting. Information on Services for Individuals With Disabilities For information on facilities or services for individuals with disabilities or to request special assistance at the meeting, contact Mr. Jim Magill at 202– 372–1414 as soon as possible. Dated: February 3, 2009. Howard L. Hime, Acting Director of Commercial Regulations and Standards. [FR Doc. E9–3299 Filed 2–11–09; 4:15 pm] BILLING CODE 4910–15–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Customs and Border Protection Agency Information Collection Activities: Arrival and Departure Record AGENCY: U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security. ACTION: 30-Day Notice and request for comments; Revision of an existing information collection: 1651–0111. SUMMARY: U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) of the Department of Homeland Security has submitted the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act concerning the Form I– 94 (Arrival/Departure Record), the Form I–94W (Nonimmigrant Visa Waiver Arrival/Departure), and the Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA). This is an extension (with change) of an existing collection of information. This document is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. This proposed information collection was previously published in the Federal Register (73 FR 75730) on December 12, 2008, allowing for a 60-day comment period. This notice allows for an additional 30 days for public comments. E:\FR\FM\13FEN1.SGM 13FEN1 cprice-sewell on PRODPC61 with NOTICES 7244 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 29 / Friday, February 13, 2009 / Notices This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before March 16, 2009. ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit written comments on the proposed information collection to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget. Comments should be addressed to Nathan Lesser, Desk Officer, Department of Homeland Security/ Customs and Border Protection, and sent via electronic mail to oira_submission@omb.eop.gov or faxed to (202) 395–6974. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) encourages the general public and affected Federal agencies to submit written comments and suggestions on proposed and/or continuing information collection requests pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13). Your comments should address one 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/component, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agencies/components 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 (4) Minimize the burden of the collections of information on those who are to respond, including 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. Title: Arrival and Departure Record, Nonimmigrant Visa Waiver Arrival/ Departure, the Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA). OMB Number: 1651–0111. Form Numbers: I–94 and I–94W. Abstract: Form I–94 (Arrival/ Departure Record) and Form I–94W (Nonimmigrant Visa Waiver Arrival/ Departure Record) are used to document a traveler’s admission into the United States. These forms include date of arrival, visa classification and the date the authorized stay expires. The forms are also used by business employers and other organizations to confirm legal status in the United States. The Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA) applies to aliens traveling to the United States under the VerDate Nov<24>2008 15:38 Feb 12, 2009 Jkt 217001 Visa Waiver Program (VWP) and requires that VWP travelers provide information electronically to CBP before embarking on travel to the United States. The recent expansion of the VWP to include seven additional countries resulted in a change to the burden hours of this collection of information. Current Actions: This submission is being made to extend the expiration date. Type of Review: Extension (with change). Affected Public: Individuals. Estimated Number of Respondents (I– 94 and I–94W): 30,924,380. Estimated Number of Respondents (ESTA): 18,000,000. Estimated Time per Response (I–94 and I–94W): 8 minutes. Estimated Time per Response (ESTA): 15 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 8,623,249. Estimated Total Annualized Cost on the Public: $185,546,280. If additional information is required, contact: Tracey Denning, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Room 3.2.C, Washington, DC 20229, at 202– 344–1429. Dated: February 6, 2009. Tracey Denning, Agency Clearance Officer, Information Services Branch. [FR Doc. 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As described in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section of this Notice, HUD PO 00000 Frm 00030 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 is authorized by statute and regulations to waive statutory and regulatory requirements and specify alternative requirements for this purpose, upon the request of the state grantees. This Notice also describes the common application, eligibility, and administrative waivers and the common alternative and statutory requirements for the grants. This Notice also grants to additional state allocatees the waivers included in the Federal Register published on September 11, 2008 (73 FR 52870). DATES: Effective Date: February 18, 2009. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jessie Handforth Kome, Director, Disaster Recovery and Special Issues Division, Office of Block Grant Assistance, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street, SW., Room 7286, Washington, DC 20410, telephone number 202–708– 3587. Persons with hearing or speech impairments may access this number via TTY by calling the Federal Information Relay Service at 800–877– 8339. Facsimile inquiries may be sent to Ms. Kome at 202–401–2044. (Except for the ‘‘800’’ number, these telephone numbers are not toll free.) SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Authority To Grant Waivers The Consolidated Security, Disaster Assistance, and Continuing Appropriations Act, 2009 (Pub. L. 110– 329, approved September 30, 2008) (hereinafter, ‘‘Second 2008 Act’’ to differentiate it from the earlier 2008 Supplemental Appropriations Act, Pub. L. 110–252, approved June 30, 2008) appropriates $6.5 billion, to remain available until expended, in CDBG funds for necessary expenses related to disaster relief, long-term recovery, and restoration of infrastructure, housing and economic revitalization in areas affected by hurricanes, flooding, and other natural disasters that occurred during 2008, for which the President declared a major disaster under title IV of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 5121 et seq.). A rescission of $377,139,920 (Pub. L. 110–161, approved December 26, 2007), and a statutory set-aside of $6.5 million for HUD administrative costs reduces the amount to be distributed to $6,116,360,080. 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[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 29 (Friday, February 13, 2009)]
[Notices]
[Pages 7243-7244]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E9-3120]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Customs and Border Protection


Agency Information Collection Activities: Arrival and Departure 
Record

AGENCY: U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland 
Security.

ACTION: 30-Day Notice and request for comments; Revision of an existing 
information collection: 1651-0111.

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SUMMARY: U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) of the Department of 
Homeland Security has submitted the following information collection 
request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and 
approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act concerning the 
Form I-94 (Arrival/Departure Record), the Form I-94W (Nonimmigrant Visa 
Waiver Arrival/Departure), and the Electronic System for Travel 
Authorization (ESTA). This is an extension (with change) of an existing 
collection of information. This document is published to obtain 
comments from the public and affected agencies. This proposed 
information collection was previously published in the Federal Register 
(73 FR 75730) on December 12, 2008, allowing for a 60-day comment 
period. This notice allows for an additional 30 days for public 
comments.

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This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10.

DATES: Written comments should be received on or before March 16, 2009.

ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit written comments on 
the proposed information collection to the Office of Information and 
Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget. Comments should be 
addressed to Nathan Lesser, Desk Officer, Department of Homeland 
Security/Customs and Border Protection, and sent via electronic mail to 
oira_submission@omb.eop.gov or faxed to (202) 395-6974.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) 
encourages the general public and affected Federal agencies to submit 
written comments and suggestions on proposed and/or continuing 
information collection requests pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act 
of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-13). Your comments should address one 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/
component, including whether the information will have practical 
utility;
    (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agencies/components 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
    (4) Minimize the burden of the collections of information on those 
who are to respond, including 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.
    Title: Arrival and Departure Record, Nonimmigrant Visa Waiver 
Arrival/Departure, the Electronic System for Travel Authorization 
(ESTA).
    OMB Number: 1651-0111.
    Form Numbers: I-94 and I-94W.
    Abstract: Form I-94 (Arrival/Departure Record) and Form I-94W 
(Nonimmigrant Visa Waiver Arrival/Departure Record) are used to 
document a traveler's admission into the United States. These forms 
include date of arrival, visa classification and the date the 
authorized stay expires. The forms are also used by business employers 
and other organizations to confirm legal status in the United States. 
The Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA) applies to aliens 
traveling to the United States under the Visa Waiver Program (VWP) and 
requires that VWP travelers provide information electronically to CBP 
before embarking on travel to the United States. The recent expansion 
of the VWP to include seven additional countries resulted in a change 
to the burden hours of this collection of information.
    Current Actions: This submission is being made to extend the 
expiration date.
    Type of Review: Extension (with change).
    Affected Public: Individuals.
    Estimated Number of Respondents (I-94 and I-94W): 30,924,380.
    Estimated Number of Respondents (ESTA): 18,000,000.
    Estimated Time per Response (I-94 and I-94W): 8 minutes.
    Estimated Time per Response (ESTA): 15 minutes.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 8,623,249.
    Estimated Total Annualized Cost on the Public: $185,546,280.
    If additional information is required, contact: Tracey Denning, 
U.S. Customs and Border Protection, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Room 
3.2.C, Washington, DC 20229, at 202-344-1429.

    Dated: February 6, 2009.
Tracey Denning,
Agency Clearance Officer, Information Services Branch.
[FR Doc. E9-3120 Filed 2-12-09; 8:45 am]
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