Agency Information Collection Activities: Comment Request, 34616-34617 [E9-16906]

Download as PDF 34616 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 135 / Thursday, July 16, 2009 / Notices IV. Solicitation of Comments Interested persons are invited to submit written data, views, and arguments concerning the foregoing, including whether the proposed rule change is consistent with the Act. Comments may be submitted by any of the following methods: Electronic Comments • Use the Commission’s Internet comment form (http://www.sec.gov/ rules/sro.shtml); or • Send an e-mail to rulecomments@sec.gov. Please include File Number SR–NYSE–2009–67 on the subject line. Paper Comments • Send paper comments in triplicate to Elizabeth M. Murphy, Secretary, Securities and Exchange Commission, 100 F Street, NE., Washington, DC 20549–1090. All submissions should refer to File Number SR–NYSE–2009–67. This file number should be included on the subject line if e-mail is used. To help the Commission process and review your comments more efficiently, please use only one method. The Commission will post all comments on the Commission’s Internet Web site (http://www.sec.gov/ rules/sro.shtml). Copies of the submission, all subsequent amendments, all written statements with respect to the proposed rule change that are filed with the Commission, and all written communications relating to the proposed rule change between the Commission and any person, other than those that may be withheld from the public in accordance with the provisions of 5 U.S.C. 552, will be available for inspection and copying in the Commission’s Public Reference Room, 100 F Street, NE., Washington, DC 20549, on official business days between the hours of 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Copies of the filing also will be available for inspection and copying at the principal office of the Exchange. All comments received will be posted without change; the Commission does not edit personal identifying information from submissions. You should submit only information that you wish to make available publicly. All submissions should refer to File Number SR–NYSE–2009–67 and should be submitted on or before August 6, 2009. For the Commission, by the Division of Trading and Markets, pursuant to delegated authority.11 Elizabeth M. Murphy, Secretary. [FR Doc. E9–16855 Filed 7–15–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8010–01–P SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION Agency Information Collection Activities: Comment Request The Social Security Administration (SSA) publishes a list of information collection packages requiring clearance by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) in compliance with Public Law (Pub. L.) 104–13, the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, effective October 1, 1995. This notice includes revisions to OMB-approved information collections. SSA is soliciting comments on the accuracy of the agency’s burden estimate; the need for the information; its practical utility; ways to enhance its quality, utility, and clarity; and ways to minimize the burden on respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Mail, email, or fax your comments and recommendations on the information collection(s) to the OMB Desk Officer and the SSA Reports Clearance Officer to the addresses or fax numbers shown below. (OMB) Office of Management and Budget, Attn: Desk Officer for SSA, Fax: 202–395–6974, E-mail address: OIRA_Submission@omb.eop.gov. Number of respondents Modality of completion (SSA) Social Security Administration, DCBFM, Attn: Reports Clearance Officer, 1332 Annex Building, 6401 Security Blvd., Baltimore, MD 21235, Fax: 410–965–6400, E-mail address: OPLM.RCO@ssa.gov. SSA has submitted the information collections we list below to OMB for clearance. Your comments on the information collections would be most useful if OMB and SSA receive them within 30 days from the date of this publication. To be sure we consider your comments, we must receive them no later than August 17, 2009. You can obtain a copy of the OMB clearance packages by calling the SSA Reports Clearance Officer at 410–965–3758 or by writing to the above email address. 1. Appointed Representative Services—0960–0732. SSA uses Form SSA–1699 to register the following people: • Individuals appointed as representatives; • Individuals who will perform advocacy services on behalf of an appointed representative; • Individuals who will act on behalf of an appointed representative and want access to our electronic services; and • Individuals who will serve as administrators for an entity appointed as a representative. By registering these individuals, SSA: (1) Authenticates and authorizes them to do business with us; (2) allows them access to our records for the claimants they represent; (3) facilitates direct payment of authorized fees to appointed representatives; and (4) collects information needed to meet IRS requirements to issue specific IRS forms, if we pay these representatives in excess of a specific amount ($600). This information collection request is for changes we will implement later in the year. The respondents are appointed claimant representatives. Type of Request: Revision to an OMB approved information collection. Average burden per response (minutes) Frequency of response Estimated annual burden (hours) erowe on DSK5CLS3C1PROD with NOTICES SSA–1699 (paper form) ................................................................... Internet-based SSA–1699 ............................................................... 52,800 13,200 1 1 30 22 26,400 4,840 Totals ........................................................................................ 66,000 ............................ ............................ 31,240 11 17 CFR 200.30–3(a)(12). VerDate Nov<24>2008 15:08 Jul 15, 2009 Jkt 217001 PO 00000 Frm 00068 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\16JYN1.SGM 16JYN1 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 135 / Thursday, July 16, 2009 / Notices 2. Electronic Records Express (Third Parties)—20 CFR 404.1700–404.1715— 0960–0767. Electronic Records Express is an online system that enables medical providers and various third party representatives to submit disability claimant information electronically to SSA as part of the disability application process. We are adding a new functionality for third parties who use this system. Type of Request: Revision of an existing OMB-approved information collection. Number of Respondents: 6,000. Frequency of Response: 40. Average Burden per Response: 1 minute. Estimated Annual Burden: 44,000 hours. Dated: July 6, 2009. John Biles, Reports Clearance Officer, Center for Reports Clearance, Social Security Administration. [FR Doc. E9–16906 Filed 7–15–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4191–02–P DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice 6698] 60-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: DSP–0122, Supplemental Registration for the Diversity Immigrant Visa Program erowe on DSK5CLS3C1PROD with NOTICES Title: 60-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: DSP–0122, Supplemental Registration for the Diversity Immigrant Visa Program, OMB No. 1405–0098. ACTION: Notice of request for public comments. SUMMARY: The Department of State is seeking Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for the information collection described below. The purpose of this notice is to allow 60 days for public comment in the Federal Register preceding submission to OMB. We are conducting this process in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. • Title of Information Collection: Supplemental Registration for the Diversity Immigrant Visa Program. • OMB Control Number: 1405–0098. • Type of Request: Extension of a Currently Approved Collection. • Originating Office: Bureau of Consular Affairs, Office of Visa Services. • Form Number: DSP–122. • Respondents: Diversity visa applicants. • Estimated Number of Respondents: 60,000. • Estimated Number of Responses: 60,000. VerDate Nov<24>2008 15:08 Jul 15, 2009 Jkt 217001 • Average Hours Per Response: 30 minutes. • Total Estimated Burden: 30,000. • Frequency: Once per application. • Obligation to Respond: Required to obtain benefit. DATES: The Department will accept comments from the public up to 60 days from July 16, 2009. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments by any of the following methods: • E-mail: VisaRegs@state.gov (the subject line of the e-mail must be DSP– 122) • Mail (paper, disk, or CD–ROM submissions): Chief, Legislation and Regulation Division, Visa Services— DSP–122 Reauthorization, 2401 E. Street, NW., Washington DC 20520– 30106 • Fax: (202) 663–3898 You must include the DS form number (if applicable); information collection title, and OMB control number in any correspondence. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Direct requests for additional information regarding the collection listed in this notice, including requests for copies of the proposed information collection and supporting documents, to Lauren Prosnik of the Office of Visa Services, U.S. Department of State, 2401 E. Street, NW. L–603, Washington, DC 20520, who may be reached at (202) 663–2951. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: We are soliciting public comments to permit the Department to: • Evaluate whether the proposed information collection is necessary for the proper performance of our functions. • Evaluate the accuracy of our estimate of the burden of the proposed collection, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used. • Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected. • Minimize the reporting burden on those who are to respond, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of technology. Abstract of Proposed Collection: The Kentucky Consular Center (KCC) will register selected Diversity Visa lottery entries and then send the applicant an Instruction Package for Immigrant Visa Applicants, which consists of DS–122 (Supplemental Registration for the Diversity Immigrant Visa Program) and DS–230 (Application for Immigrant Visa and Alien Registration Part I and II). In order for an applicant to be considered documentarily qualified for a visa, the PO 00000 Frm 00069 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 34617 applicant must complete and return both of the above-mentioned forms to KCC. Upon receipt of these forms KCC will transmit the Immigrant Visa Appointment Package and schedule an appointment for the applicant. Methodology Applicants must return the completed form to the KCC via mail. Dated: June 22, 2009. David T. Donahue, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Consular Affairs, Department of State. [FR Doc. E9–16930 Filed 7–15–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–06–P DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice 6700] Notice of Request for Public Comments Title: 60-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: DS–1884, Petition to Classify Special Immigrant Under INA 203(b)(4) as an Employee or Former Employee of the U.S. Government Abroad, OMB Control Number 1405–0082. ACTION: Notice of request for public comments. SUMMARY: The Department of State is seeking Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for the information collection described below. The purpose of this notice is to allow 60 days for public comment in the Federal Register preceding submission to OMB. We are conducting this process in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. • Title of Information Collection: Petition to Classify Special Immigrant Under INA 203(b)(4) as an Employee or Former Employee of the U.S. Government Abroad. • OMB Control Number: 1405–0082. • Type of Request: Extension of a Currently Approved Collection. • Originating Office: Bureau of Consular Affairs, Office of Visa Services (CA/VO). • Form Number: DS–1884. • Respondents: Aliens petitioning for immigrant visas under INA 203(b)(4). • Estimated Number of Respondents: 300 per year. • Estimated Number of Responses: 300 per year. • Average Hours Per Response: 10 minutes. • Total Estimated Burden: 50 hours per year. • Frequency: Once per petition. • Obligation to Respond: Required to Obtain Benefit. E:\FR\FM\16JYN1.SGM 16JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 135 (Thursday, July 16, 2009)]
[Notices]
[Pages 34616-34617]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION


Agency Information Collection Activities: Comment Request

    The Social Security Administration (SSA) publishes a list of 
information collection packages requiring clearance by the Office of 
Management and Budget (OMB) in compliance with Public Law (Pub. L.) 
104-13, the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, effective October 1, 1995. 
This notice includes revisions to OMB-approved information collections.
    SSA is soliciting comments on the accuracy of the agency's burden 
estimate; the need for the information; its practical utility; ways to 
enhance its quality, utility, and clarity; and ways to minimize the 
burden on respondents, including the use of automated collection 
techniques or other forms of information technology. Mail, email, or 
fax your comments and recommendations on the information collection(s) 
to the OMB Desk Officer and the SSA Reports Clearance Officer to the 
addresses or fax numbers shown below.
    (OMB) Office of Management and Budget, Attn: Desk Officer for SSA, 
Fax: 202-395-6974, E-mail address: OIRA_Submission@omb.eop.gov.
    (SSA) Social Security Administration, DCBFM, Attn: Reports 
Clearance Officer, 1332 Annex Building, 6401 Security Blvd., Baltimore, 
MD 21235, Fax: 410-965-6400, E-mail address: OPLM.RCO@ssa.gov.
    SSA has submitted the information collections we list below to OMB 
for clearance. Your comments on the information collections would be 
most useful if OMB and SSA receive them within 30 days from the date of 
this publication. To be sure we consider your comments, we must receive 
them no later than August 17, 2009. You can obtain a copy of the OMB 
clearance packages by calling the SSA Reports Clearance Officer at 410-
965-3758 or by writing to the above email address.
    1. Appointed Representative Services--0960-0732. SSA uses Form SSA-
1699 to register the following people:
     Individuals appointed as representatives;
     Individuals who will perform advocacy services on behalf 
of an appointed representative;
     Individuals who will act on behalf of an appointed 
representative and want access to our electronic services; and
     Individuals who will serve as administrators for an entity 
appointed as a representative.

    By registering these individuals, SSA: (1) Authenticates and 
authorizes them to do business with us; (2) allows them access to our 
records for the claimants they represent; (3) facilitates direct 
payment of authorized fees to appointed representatives; and (4) 
collects information needed to meet IRS requirements to issue specific 
IRS forms, if we pay these representatives in excess of a specific 
amount ($600).
    This information collection request is for changes we will 
implement later in the year. The respondents are appointed claimant 
representatives.
    Type of Request: Revision to an OMB approved information 
collection.

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                                                                               Average  burden      Estimated
         Modality of completion              Number  of       Frequency  of     per response     annual  burden
                                             respondents        response          (minutes)          (hours)
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SSA-1699 (paper form)...................            52,800                 1                30            26,400
Internet-based SSA-1699.................            13,200                 1                22             4,840
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    Totals..............................            66,000  ................  ................            31,240
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    2. Electronic Records Express (Third Parties)--20 CFR 404.1700-
404.1715--0960-0767. Electronic Records Express is an online system 
that enables medical providers and various third party representatives 
to submit disability claimant information electronically to SSA as part 
of the disability application process. We are adding a new 
functionality for third parties who use this system.
    Type of Request: Revision of an existing OMB-approved information 
collection.
    Number of Respondents: 6,000.
    Frequency of Response: 40.
    Average Burden per Response: 1 minute.
    Estimated Annual Burden: 44,000 hours.

    Dated: July 6, 2009.
John Biles,
Reports Clearance Officer, Center for Reports Clearance, Social 
Security Administration.
[FR Doc. E9-16906 Filed 7-15-09; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4191-02-P