Agency Information Collection Activities: Form I-907, Revision of a Currently Approved Information Collection; Comment Request, 26723-26724 [E9-12953]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 105 / Wednesday, June 3, 2009 / Notices respondents, the estimated burden (i.e., the time, effort and resources used by respondents to respond) and cost, and includes the actual data collection instruments FEMA will use. DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before July 6, 2009. ADDRESSES: 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 the Desk Officer for the Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency, and sent via electronic mail to oira.submission@omb.eop.gov or faxed to (202) 395–6974. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection should be made to Director, Records Management Division, 1800 South Bell Street, Arlington, VA 20598–3005, facsimile number (202) 646–3347, or email address FEMA–InformationCollections@dhs.gov. PWALKER on PROD1PC71 with NOTICES SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Collection of Information Title: National Defense Executive Reserve Personal Qualifications Statement. Type of information collection: Revision of a currently approved information collection. OMB Number: 1660–0001. Form Titles and Numbers: FEMA Form 646–0–1 (new number assignment replacing FEMA Form 85–3), National Defense Executive Reserve Personal Qualifications Statement. Abstract: FEMA Form 646–0–1, National Defense Executive Reserve Personal Qualifications Statement, is an application form that is used by Federal departments and agencies to fill NDER vacancies. To become a Reservist, individuals with the requisite qualifications must complete the application form. FEMA serves as the NDER coordinator for all Federal departments and agencies, ensuring that applicants are not already serving in a Federal department or agency sponsored unit and determines the Federal department or agency best suited for the applicant. Affected Public: ‘‘Individuals or households’’. Estimated Number of Respondents: 10. Frequency of Response: Once. Estimated Average Hour Burden per Respondent: .5 hours. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 5 hours. VerDate Nov<24>2008 16:08 Jun 02, 2009 Jkt 217001 Estimated Cost: There is no annual reporting or recordkeeping costs associated with this collection. Larry Gray, Director, Records Management Division, Office of Management, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security. [FR Doc. E9–12828 Filed 6–2–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–23–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Agency Information Collection Activities: Form I–907, Revision of a Currently Approved Information Collection; Comment Request ACTION: 30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I–907, Request for Premium Processing Service; OMB Control No. 1615–0048. The Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has submitted the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The information collection was previously published in the Federal Register on February 5, 2009, at 74 FR 6171, allowing for a 60-day public comment period. USCIS did not receive any comments. The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional 30 days for public comments. Comments are encouraged and will be accepted until July 6, 2009. This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10. Written comments and/or suggestions regarding the item(s) contained in this notice, especially regarding the estimated public burden and associated response time, should be directed to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), and to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget (OMB), USCIS Desk Officer. Comments may be submitted to: USCIS, Chief, Regulatory Products Division, Clearance Office, 111 Massachusetts Avenue, Washington, DC 20529–2210. Comments may also be submitted to DHS via facsimile to 202– 272–8352 or via e-mail at rfs.regs@dhs.gov, and to the OMB USCIS Desk Officer via facsimile at 202–395– 6974 or via e-mail at oira_submission@omb.eop.gov. PO 00000 Frm 00076 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 26723 When submitting comments by e-mail please make sure to add OMB Control Number 1615–0048 in the subject box. Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies should address one or more of the following four points: (1) Evaluate whether the 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 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 collection of information on those who are to respond, including through 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. Overview of This Information Collection (1) Type of Information Collection: Revision of an existing information collection. (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Request for Premium Processing Service. (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the Department of Homeland Security sponsoring the collection: Form I–907. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary: Individuals and households. This form will be used by USCIS to provide employers the opportunity to request faster processing of certain employment-based petitions and applications. (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: • Filing by Mail 97,000 responses at 30 minutes (.50) per response. • Electronically 3,000 responses at 20 minutes (.333) per response. (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: 49,500 annual burden hours. If you need a copy of the information collection instrument, please visit the Web site at: http://www.regulations.gov/ fdmspublic/component/main. We may also be contacted at: USCIS, Regulatory Products Division, 111 E:\FR\FM\03JNN1.SGM 03JNN1 26724 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 105 / Wednesday, June 3, 2009 / Notices Massachusetts Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20529–2210, telephone number 202–272–8377. Dated: May 29, 2009. Stephen Tarragon, Deputy Chief, Regulatory Products Division, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Department of Homeland Security. [FR Doc. E9–12953 Filed 6–2–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–97–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency [Docket ID: FEMA–2009–0001] Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Notice; 30-day notice and request for comments; Reinstatement, with change, of a previously approved collection for which approval has expired; OMB No. 1660–0054; FEMA Form 080–2, AFG Application (General Questions and Narrative), FEMA Form 080–3, Activity Specific Questions for AFG Vehicle Applicants, FEMA Form 080–4, Activity Specific Questions for AFG Operations and Safety Applications, FEMA Form 080–5, Activity Specific Questions for Fire Prevention and Safety Applicants, FEMA Form 080–6, Fire Prevention and Safety Research and Development Application (Questions and Narrative), FEMA Form 080–7, Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (General Questions for All Applicants), FEMA Form 080–8, Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response Hiring of Firefighters Application (Questions and Narrative), and FEMA Form 080–10, Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response Recruitment and Retention of Volunteer Firefighters Application (Questions and Narrative). AGENCY: The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has submitted the information collection abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget for review and clearance in accordance with the requirements of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The submission describes the nature of the information collection, the categories of respondents, the estimated burden (i.e., the time, effort and resources used by respondents to respond) and cost, and includes the actual data collection instruments FEMA will use. PWALKER on PROD1PC71 with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Nov<24>2008 16:08 Jun 02, 2009 Jkt 217001 DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before July 6, 2009. ADDRESSES: 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 the Desk Officer for the Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency, and sent via electronic mail to oira.submission@omb.eop.gov or faxed to (202) 395–6974. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection should be made to Director, Records Management Division, 1800 South Bell Street, Arlington, VA 20598–3005, facsimile number (202) 646–3347, or email address FEMA-InformationCollections@dhs.gov. Frequency of Response: On occasion. Estimated Average Hour Burden per Respondent: 4.38 hours. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 225,725 hours. Estimated Cost: There is no annual reporting or recordkeeping cost associated with this collection. Larry Gray, Director, Records Management Division, Office of Management, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security. [FR Doc. E9–12830 Filed 6–2–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–64–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Collection of Information Title: Assistance to Firefighters Grant Applications. Type of information collection: Reinstatement, with change, of a previously approved collection for which approval has expired. OMB Number: 1660–0054. Form Titles and Numbers: FEMA Form 080–2, AFG Application (General Questions and Narrative), FEMA Form 080–3, Activity Specific Questions for AFG Vehicle Applicants, FEMA Form 080–4, Activity Specific Questions for AFG Operations and Safety Applications, FEMA Form 080–5, Activity Specific Questions for Fire Prevention and Safety Applicants, FEMA Form 080–6, Fire Prevention and Safety Research and Development Application (Questions and Narrative), FEMA Form 080–7, Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (General Questions for All Applicants), FEMA Form 080–8, Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response Hiring of Firefighters Application (Questions and Narrative), and FEMA Form 080–10, Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response Recruitment and Retention of Volunteer Firefighters Application (Questions and Narrative). Abstract: Information sought under this submission will comprise the grant applications for AFG, FPS and SAFER. The information is necessary to assess the needs of the applicants as well as the benefits to be obtained from the use of funds. Affected Public: Not-for-profit, State, Local and Tribal Government. Estimated Number of Respondents: 51,500. PO 00000 Frm 00077 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 [Internal Agency Docket No. FEMA–3304– EM; Docket ID FEMA–2008–0018] Minnesota; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of an Emergency Declaration AGENCY: Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: This notice amends the notice of an emergency declaration for the State of Minnesota (FEMA–3304–EM), dated March 26, 2009, and related determinations. DATES: Effective Date: May 22, 2009. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Peggy Miller, Disaster Assistance Directorate, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C Street, SW., Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–3886. Notice is hereby given that the incident period for this emergency is closed effective May 22, 2009. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: (The following Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Numbers (CFDA) are to be used for reporting and drawing funds: 97.030, Community Disaster Loans; 97.031, Cora Brown Fund; 97.032, Crisis Counseling; 97.033, Disaster Legal Services; 97.034, Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA); 97.046, Fire Management Assistance Grant; 97.048, Disaster Housing Assistance to Individuals and Households in Presidentially Declared Disaster Areas; 97.049, Presidentially Declared Disaster Assistance— Disaster Housing Operations for Individuals and Households; 97.050, Presidentially Declared Disaster Assistance to Individuals and Households—Other Needs; 97.036, Disaster Grants—Public Assistance E:\FR\FM\03JNN1.SGM 03JNN1

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[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 105 (Wednesday, June 3, 2009)]
[Notices]
[Pages 26723-26724]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E9-12953]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services


Agency Information Collection Activities: Form I-907, Revision of 
a Currently Approved Information Collection; Comment Request

ACTION: 30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-
907, Request for Premium Processing Service; OMB Control No. 1615-0048.

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    The Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and 
Immigration Services (USCIS) has submitted the following information 
collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for 
review and clearance in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 
1995. The information collection was previously published in the 
Federal Register on February 5, 2009, at 74 FR 6171, allowing for a 60-
day public comment period. USCIS did not receive any comments.
    The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional 30 days for 
public comments. Comments are encouraged and will be accepted until 
July 6, 2009. This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 
1320.10.
    Written comments and/or suggestions regarding the item(s) contained 
in this notice, especially regarding the estimated public burden and 
associated response time, should be directed to the Department of 
Homeland Security (DHS), and to the Office of Information and 
Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget (OMB), USCIS Desk 
Officer. Comments may be submitted to: USCIS, Chief, Regulatory 
Products Division, Clearance Office, 111 Massachusetts Avenue, 
Washington, DC 20529-2210. Comments may also be submitted to DHS via 
facsimile to 202-272-8352 or via e-mail at rfs.regs@dhs.gov, and to the 
OMB USCIS Desk Officer via facsimile at 202-395-6974 or via e-mail at 
oira_submission@omb.eop.gov.
    When submitting comments by e-mail please make sure to add OMB 
Control Number 1615-0048 in the subject box. Written comments and 
suggestions from the public and affected agencies should address one or 
more of the following four points:
    (1) Evaluate whether the 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 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 collection of information on those 
who are to respond, including through 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.

Overview of This Information Collection

    (1) Type of Information Collection: Revision of an existing 
information collection.
    (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Request for Premium Processing 
Service.
    (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the 
Department of Homeland Security sponsoring the collection: Form I-907. 
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.
    (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as 
well as a brief abstract: Primary: Individuals and households. This 
form will be used by USCIS to provide employers the opportunity to 
request faster processing of certain employment-based petitions and 
applications.
    (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount 
of time estimated for an average respondent to respond:
      Filing by Mail 97,000 responses at 30 minutes (.50) per 
response.
      Electronically 3,000 responses at 20 minutes (.333) per 
response.
    (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated 
with the collection: 49,500 annual burden hours.
    If you need a copy of the information collection instrument, please 
visit the Web site at: http://www.regulations.gov/fdmspublic/component/main.
    We may also be contacted at: USCIS, Regulatory Products Division, 
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Massachusetts Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20529-2210, telephone number 
202-272-8377.

    Dated: May 29, 2009.
Stephen Tarragon,
Deputy Chief, Regulatory Products Division, U.S. Citizenship and 
Immigration Services, Department of Homeland Security.
[FR Doc. E9-12953 Filed 6-2-09; 8:45 am]
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