Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request, 19930-19931 [E9-9908]

Download as PDF 19930 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 82 / Thursday, April 30, 2009 / Notices the methodology and assumptions that were used; (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 those who are to respond, including use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Comments may be sent to: Debbie Whitford, Acting Director, Supplemental Food Programs Division, Food and Nutrition Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, 3101 Park Center Drive, Room 520, Alexandria, VA 22302. Comments may also be submitted via fax to the attention of Debbie Whitford, Acting Director, Supplemental Food Programs Division at (703) 305–2196. E-mail: Send comments to WICHQ– SFPD@fns.usda.gov. Include title in the subject line of the message. Comments will also be accepted through the Federal eRulemaking Portal. Go to https://www.regulations.gov, and follow the online instructions for submitting comments electronically. All written comments will be open for public inspection at the office of the Food and Nutrition Service during regular business hours (8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday) at 3101 Park Center Drive, Room 520, Alexandria, Virginia 22302. All responses to this notice will be summarized and included in the request for Office of Management and Budget approval. All comments will be a matter of public record. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of this information collection should be directed to Patty Davis, Chief, Program Analysis and Monitoring Branch, Supplemental Food Programs Division at (703) 305–2746. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: WIC Federal and State Agreement. OMB Number: 0584–0332. Form Number: FNS–339. Expiration Date: October 31, 2009. Type of Request: Revision of a currently approved collection. Abstract: The proposed information collection relates to the reporting and recordkeeping burden associated with completing and submitting form FNS– 339, the WIC Federal and State Agreement. The Agreement is the contract between USDA and Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) State agencies, WIC Farmers’ Market Nutrition Programs and Senior Farmers’ VerDate Nov<24>2008 15:35 Apr 29, 2009 Jkt 217001 Market Nutrition Programs which authorize the Department to release funds to the States for the administration of the WIC Program in the jurisdiction of the State in accordance with the provisions of 7 CFR part 246. The Agreement requires the signature of the agency official and includes a certification/assurance regarding drug free workplace, a certification regarding lobbying and a disclosure of lobbying activities. Public reporting burden for this collection of information is estimated at an average .25 hours per response, including the time for reviewing instructions, researching, and preparing the form. Affected Public: State, Local and Tribal governments. Respondent Type— The Chief Health Officer of the State agency. Estimated Number of Respondents: 140. Estimated Number of Responses per Respondent: One. Estimated Total Annual Responses: 140. Estimated Total Annual Burden on Respondents: 35 hours. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Randy Jero, Committee Coordinator, USDA, Mendocino National Forest, Grindstone Ranger District, 825 N. Humboldt Ave., Willows, CA 95988. (530) 934–3316; E-MAIL rjero@fs.fed.us. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The meeting is open to the public. Committee discussion is limited to Forest Service staff and Committee members. However, persons who wish to bring matters to the attention of the Committee may file written statements with the Committee staff before or after the meeting. Public input sessions will be provided and individuals who made written requests by April 13, 2009 will have the opportunity to address the committee at those sessions. Dated: April 23, 2009. E. Enrique Gomez, Acting Administrator, Food and Nutrition Service. [FR Doc. E9–9955 Filed 4–29–09; 8:45 am] Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request BILLING CODE 3410–30–P DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Forest Service Tehama County Resource Advisory Committee Forest Service, USDA. Notice of meeting. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: The Tehama County Resource Advisory Committee (RAC) will meet in Red Bluff, California. Agenda items to be covered include: (1) Introductions, (2) Approval of Minutes, (3) Public Comment, (4) Chairman’s Perspective, (5) Project Proposal Presentations, (6) Vote on Projects if time permits, (7) Next Agenda. DATES: The meeting will be held on April 16, 2009 from 9 a.m. and end at approximately 12 p.m. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Lincoln Street School, Pine Room, 1135 Lincoln Street, Red Bluff, CA. Individuals wishing to speak or propose agenda items must send their names and proposals to Randy Jero, Committee Coordinator, 825 N. Humboldt Ave., Willows, CA 95988. PO 00000 Frm 00002 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Dated: April 2, 2009. Eduardo Olmedo, Designated Federal Official. [FR Doc. E9–9658 Filed 4–29–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3410–11–M DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Patent and Trademark Office The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) will submit to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for clearance the following proposal for collection of information under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35). Agency: United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). Title: Post Registration (Trademark Processing). Form Number(s): PTO Forms 1553, 1583, 1597, 1963, 4.16. Agency Approval Number: 0651– 0055. Type of Request: Revision of a currently approved collection. Burden: 17,466 hours. Number of Respondents: 127,136 responses. Avg. Hours per Response: 3 to 30 minutes (0.05 to 0.50 hours). This includes time to gather the necessary information, create the documents, and mail the completed request. The time estimates for the electronic forms in this collection are based on the average amount of time needed to complete and electronically file the associated form. Needs and Uses: The information in this collection is a matter of public record and is used by the public for a variety of private business purposes related to establishing and enforcing trademark rights. The information is E:\FR\FM\30APN1.SGM 30APN1 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 82 / Thursday, April 30, 2009 / Notices available at USPTO facilities and also can be accessed at the USPTO Web site. Additionally, the USPTO provides the information to other entities, including Patent and Trademark Depository Libraries (PTDLs). The PTDLs maintain the information for use by the public. Affected Public: Individuals or households; business or other for-profit; not-for-profit institutions. Frequency: On occasion. Respondent’s Obligation: Required to obtain or retain benefits. OMB Desk Officer: Nicholas A. Fraser, e-mail: Nicholas.A.Fraser@omb.eop.gov. Once submitted, the request will be publicly available in electronic format through the Information Collection Review page at https://www.reginfo.gov. Paper copies can be obtained by: • E-mail: Susan.Fawcett@uspto.gov. Include ‘‘0651–0055 Post Registration (Trademark Processing) copy request’’ in the subject line of the message. • Fax: 571–273–0112, marked to the attention of Susan K. Fawcett. • Mail: Susan K. Fawcett, Records Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer, Administrative Management Group, United States Patent and Trademark Office, P.O. Box 1450, Alexandria, VA 22313–1450. Written comments and recommendations for the proposed information collection should be sent on or before June 1, 2009 to Nicholas A. Fraser, OMB Desk Officer, via e-mail at Nicholas.A.Fraser@omb.eop.gov or by fax to (202) 395–5167, marked to the attention of Nicholas A. Fraser. Susan K. Fawcett, Records Officer, USPTO, Office of the Chief Information Officer, Administrative Management Group. [FR Doc. E9–9908 Filed 4–29–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–16–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Institute of Standards and Technology Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) Management Information Reporting AGENCY: National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce, 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 proposed and/or continuing information VerDate Nov<24>2008 15:35 Apr 29, 2009 Jkt 217001 collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. DATES: Written comments must be submitted on or before June 29, 2009. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Diana Hynek, Departmental Paperwork Clearance Officer, Department of Commerce, Room 6625, 14th and Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230 (or via the Internet at dHynek@doc.gov). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection tools and instructions should be directed to, Kenneth P. Voytek, National Institute of Standards and Technology— Manufacturing Extension Partnership, 100 Bureau Drive, Stop 4800, Gaithersburg, MD 20899–4800, 301– 975–4614 (phone). In addition, written comments may be sent via e-mail to kenneth.voytek@nist.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Abstract Sponsored by NIST, the Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) is a national network of locally based manufacturing extension centers working with small manufacturers to assist them improve their productivity, improve profitability and enhance their economic competitiveness. The information collected will provide the MEP with information regarding MEP Center performance regarding the delivery of technology, and business solutions to U.S.-based manufacturers. The collected information will assist in determining the performance of the MEP Centers at both local and national levels, provide information critical to monitoring and reporting on MEP programmatic performance, and assist management in policy decisions. Responses to the collection of information are mandatory per the regulations governing the operation of the MEP Program (15 CFR parts 290, 291, 292, and H.R. 1274—section 2). The information collected will include center inputs and activities including services delivered, clients served, center staff, quarterly expenses and revenues, partners and affiliates, strategic plan, operating plans, and client success stories. No confidentiality for information submitted is promised or provided. II. Method of Collection Web forms will be used to collect and analyze the wide range of information from the MEP Centers. III. Data OMB Control Number: 0693–0032. PO 00000 Frm 00003 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 19931 Form Number: None. Type of Review: Regular submission. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit organizations. Estimated Number of Respondents: 59. Estimated Time per Response: 120 hours. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 7,080. Estimated Total Annual Cost to Public: $389,400. 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 the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’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: April 24, 2009. Gwellnar Banks, Management Analyst, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. E9–9832 Filed 4–29–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–13–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–475–703] Granular Polytetrafluoroethylene Resin From Italy: Amended Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review AGENCY: Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: On March 31, 2009, the Department of Commerce (‘‘the Department’’) published the final results of the administrative review of the antidumping duty order on granular polytetrafluoroethylene resin (‘‘PTFE’’) from Italy, covering the period August 1, 2006, through July 31, 2007. See Granular Polytetrafluoroethylene Resin From Italy: Final Results of E:\FR\FM\30APN1.SGM 30APN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Patent and Trademark Office


Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request

    The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) will submit 
to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for clearance the 
following proposal for collection of information under the provisions 
of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35).
    Agency: United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).
    Title: Post Registration (Trademark Processing).
    Form Number(s): PTO Forms 1553, 1583, 1597, 1963, 4.16.
    Agency Approval Number: 0651-0055.
    Type of Request: Revision of a currently approved collection.
    Burden: 17,466 hours.
    Number of Respondents: 127,136 responses.
    Avg. Hours per Response: 3 to 30 minutes (0.05 to 0.50 hours). This 
includes time to gather the necessary information, create the 
documents, and mail the completed request. The time estimates for the 
electronic forms in this collection are based on the average amount of 
time needed to complete and electronically file the associated form.
    Needs and Uses: The information in this collection is a matter of 
public record and is used by the public for a variety of private 
business purposes related to establishing and enforcing trademark 
rights. The information is

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available at USPTO facilities and also can be accessed at the USPTO Web 
site. Additionally, the USPTO provides the information to other 
entities, including Patent and Trademark Depository Libraries (PTDLs). 
The PTDLs maintain the information for use by the public.
    Affected Public: Individuals or households; business or other for-
profit; not-for-profit institutions.
    Frequency: On occasion.
    Respondent's Obligation: Required to obtain or retain benefits.
    OMB Desk Officer: Nicholas A. Fraser, e-mail: 
Nicholas.A.Fraser@omb.eop.gov.
    Once submitted, the request will be publicly available in 
electronic format through the Information Collection Review page at 
https://www.reginfo.gov.
    Paper copies can be obtained by:
     E-mail: Susan.Fawcett@uspto.gov. Include ``0651-0055 Post 
Registration (Trademark Processing) copy request'' in the subject line 
of the message.
     Fax: 571-273-0112, marked to the attention of Susan K. 
Fawcett.
     Mail: Susan K. Fawcett, Records Officer, Office of the 
Chief Information Officer, Administrative Management Group, United 
States Patent and Trademark Office, P.O. Box 1450, Alexandria, VA 
22313-1450.
    Written comments and recommendations for the proposed information 
collection should be sent on or before June 1, 2009 to Nicholas A. 
Fraser, OMB Desk Officer, via e-mail at Nicholas.A.Fraser@omb.eop.gov 
or by fax to (202) 395-5167, marked to the attention of Nicholas A. 
Fraser.

Susan K. Fawcett,
Records Officer, USPTO, Office of the Chief Information Officer, 
Administrative Management Group.
[FR Doc. E9-9908 Filed 4-29-09; 8:45 am]
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