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Download as PDF 24854 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 99 / Tuesday, May 26, 2009 / Notices assets of a company, including the companies listed below, that engages either directly or through a subsidiary or other company, in a nonbanking activity that is listed in § 225.28 of Regulation Y (12 CFR 225.28) or that the Board has determined by Order to be closely related to banking and permissible for bank holding companies. Unless otherwise noted, these activities will be conducted throughout the United States. Each notice is available for inspection at the Federal Reserve Bank indicated. The notice also will be available for inspection at the offices of the Board of Governors. Interested persons may express their views in writing on the question whether the proposal complies with the standards of section 4 of the BHC Act. Additional information on all bank holding companies may be obtained from the National Information Center website at www.ffiec.gov/nic/. 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E9–12110 Filed 5–22–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION [OMB Control No. 9000–0060] Federal Acquisition Regulation; Information Collection; Accident Prevention Plans and Recordkeeping AGENCY: Department of Defense (DOD), General Services Administration (GSA), and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). ACTION: Notice of request for reinstatement of an information collection requirement regarding an existing OMB clearance. SUMMARY: Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 VerDate Nov<24>2008 20:08 May 22, 2009 Jkt 217001 U.S.C. Chapter 35), the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR), Regulatory Secretariat will be submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve a reinstatement of a previously approved information collection requirement concerning Accident Prevention Plans and Recordkeeping. Public comments are particularly invited on: Whether this collection of information is necessary; whether it will have practical utility; whether our estimate of the public burden of this collection of information is accurate, and based on valid assumptions and methodology; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and ways in which we can minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, through the use of appropriate technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology. DATES: Submit comments on or before July 27, 2009. ADDRESSES: Submit comments regarding this burden estimate or any other aspect of this collection of information, including suggestions for reducing this burden, to: General Services Administration, Regulatory Secretariat (VPR), 1800 F Street, NW., Room 4041, Washington, DC 20405. Please cite OMB Control No. 9000–0060, Accident Prevention Plans and Recordkeeping, in all correspondence. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Ernest Woodson, Procurement Analyst, Contract Policy Division, GSA, telephone (202) 501–3775. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: A. Purpose The FAR clause at 52.236–13, Accident Prevention requires Federal construction contractors to keep records of accidents incident to work performed under the contract that result in death, traumatic injury, occupational disease or damage to property, materials, supplies or equipment. Records of personal inquiries are required by OSHA (OMB Control No. 1220–0029). The records maintained by the contractor are used to evaluate compliance and may be used in workmen’s compensation cases. The FAR requires records of damage to property, materials, supplies or equipment to provide background information when claims are brought against the Government. If the contract involves work of a long duration, the contractor must submit a written proposed plan for implementing PO 00000 Frm 00086 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 the clause. The Accident Prevention Plan, for projects that are hazardous or of long duration, is analyzed by the contracting officer along with the agency safety representatives to determine if the proposed plan will meet the requirements of safety regulations and applicable statutes. The Accident Prevention Plan is placed in the official contract file by the contracting officer for reference. B. Annual Reporting Burden Respondents: 2,106. Responses per Respondent: 2. Annual Responses: 4,212. Hours per Response: 2. Total Burden Hours: 8,424. Obtaining Copies of Proposals: Requesters may obtain a copy of the information collection documents from the General Services Administration, Regulatory Secretariat (VPR), Room 4041, 1800 F Street, NW., Washington, DC 20405, telephone (202) 501–4755. Please cite OMB Control No. 9000–0060, Accident Prevention Plans and Recordkeeping, in all correspondence. Dated: May 19, 2009. Edward Loeb, Acting Director, Office of Acquisition Policy. [FR Doc. E9–12071 Filed 5–22–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6820–EP–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES HIT Standards Committee Schedule for the Assessment of HIT Policy Committee Recommendations AGENCY: Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC), HHS. ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: Section 3003(b)(3) of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 mandates that the HIT Standards Committee develop a schedule for the assessment of policy recommendations developed by the HIT Policy Committee and publish it in the Federal Register. This notice fulfills the requirements of Section 3003(b)(3) and shall be updated at least annually. 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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION

NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION

[OMB Control No. 9000-0060]


Federal Acquisition Regulation; Information Collection; Accident 
Prevention Plans and Recordkeeping

AGENCY: Department of Defense (DOD), General Services Administration 
(GSA), and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).

ACTION: Notice of request for reinstatement of an information 
collection requirement regarding an existing OMB clearance.

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SUMMARY: Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 
(44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR), 
Regulatory Secretariat will be submitting to the Office of Management 
and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve a reinstatement of a 
previously approved information collection requirement concerning 
Accident Prevention Plans and Recordkeeping.
    Public comments are particularly invited on: Whether this 
collection of information is necessary; whether it will have practical 
utility; whether our estimate of the public burden of this collection 
of information is accurate, and based on valid assumptions and 
methodology; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information to be collected; and ways in which we can minimize the 
burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, 
through the use of appropriate technological collection techniques or 
other forms of information technology.

DATES: Submit comments on or before July 27, 2009.

ADDRESSES: Submit comments regarding this burden estimate or any other 
aspect of this collection of information, including suggestions for 
reducing this burden, to: General Services Administration, Regulatory 
Secretariat (VPR), 1800 F Street, NW., Room 4041, Washington, DC 20405. 
Please cite OMB Control No. 9000-0060, Accident Prevention Plans and 
Recordkeeping, in all correspondence.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Ernest Woodson, Procurement 
Analyst, Contract Policy Division, GSA, telephone (202) 501-3775.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

A. Purpose

    The FAR clause at 52.236-13, Accident Prevention requires Federal 
construction contractors to keep records of accidents incident to work 
performed under the contract that result in death, traumatic injury, 
occupational disease or damage to property, materials, supplies or 
equipment. Records of personal inquiries are required by OSHA (OMB 
Control No. 1220-0029). The records maintained by the contractor are 
used to evaluate compliance and may be used in workmen's compensation 
cases. The FAR requires records of damage to property, materials, 
supplies or equipment to provide background information when claims are 
brought against the Government.
    If the contract involves work of a long duration, the contractor 
must submit a written proposed plan for implementing the clause. The 
Accident Prevention Plan, for projects that are hazardous or of long 
duration, is analyzed by the contracting officer along with the agency 
safety representatives to determine if the proposed plan will meet the 
requirements of safety regulations and applicable statutes. The 
Accident Prevention Plan is placed in the official contract file by the 
contracting officer for reference.

B. Annual Reporting Burden

    Respondents: 2,106.
    Responses per Respondent: 2.
    Annual Responses: 4,212.
    Hours per Response: 2.
    Total Burden Hours: 8,424.
    Obtaining Copies of Proposals: Requesters may obtain a copy of the 
information collection documents from the General Services 
Administration, Regulatory Secretariat (VPR), Room 4041, 1800 F Street, 
NW., Washington, DC 20405, telephone (202) 501-4755. Please cite OMB 
Control No. 9000-0060, Accident Prevention Plans and Recordkeeping, in 
all correspondence.

    Dated: May 19, 2009.
Edward Loeb,
Acting Director, Office of Acquisition Policy.
[FR Doc. E9-12071 Filed 5-22-09; 8:45 am]
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