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Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 162 / Monday, August 24, 2009 / Notices respond: There will be an estimated 15,000 respondents, who will complete the form within approximately 30 minutes. (6) An estimate of the total burden (in hours) associated with the collection: There are an estimated 7,500 total burden hours associated with this collection. If additional information is required contact: Lynn Bryant, Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, Policy and Planning Staff, Justice Management Division, Suite 1600, Patrick Henry Building, 601 D Street, NW., Washington, DC 20530. Dated: August 19, 2009. Lynn Bryant, Department Clearance Officer, PRA, United States Department of Justice. [FR Doc. E9–20304 Filed 8–21–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–FY–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives [OMB Number 1140–0092] Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comments Requested Officer, Washington, DC 20503. Additionally, comments may be submitted to OMB via facsimile to (202)395–5806. Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of the following four points: —Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; —Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; —Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and —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. 42689 the questionnaire within approximately 30 minutes. (6) An estimate of the total burden (in hours) associated with the collection: There are an estimated 500 total burden hours associated with this collection. If additional information is required contact: Lynn Bryant, Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, Policy and Planning Staff, Justice Management Division, Suite 1600, Patrick Henry Building, 601 D Street, NW., Washington, DC 20530. Dated: August 19, 2009. Lynn Bryant, Department Clearance Officer, PRA, United States Department of Justice. [FR Doc. E9–20302 Filed 8–21–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–FY–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Office of Justice Programs [OMB Number 1121–0270] Bureau of Justice Assistance; Agency Information Collection Activities: Extension of a Currently Approved Collection; Comments Requested ACTION: Overview of This Information Collection ACTION: 30-day notice of information collection under review: Bureau of Justice Assistance application form: Southwest Border Prosecution Initiative The Department of Justice (DOJ), Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. This proposed information collection was previously published in the Federal Register Volume 74, Number 117, page 29238– 29239, on June 19, 2009, allowing for a 60-day comment period. The purpose of this notice is to allow for an additional 30 days for public comment until September 23, 2009. This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10. Written comments and/or suggestions regarding the items contained in this notice, especially the estimated public burden and associated response time, should be directed to The Office of Management and Budget, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attention Department of Justice Desk (1) Type of Information Collection: Extension of a currently approved collection. (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Voluntary Magazine Questionnaire For Agencies/Entities Who Store Explosive Materials. (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the Department of Justice sponsoring the collection: Form Number: None. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary: State, Local, or Tribal Government. Other: None. Abstract: The information from the questionnaires will be used to identify the number and locations of public explosives storage facilities including those facilities used by State and local law enforcement. The information will also help ATF account for all explosive materials during emergency situations, such as the recent hurricanes in the Gulf, forest fires, or other disasters. (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: There will be an estimated 1,000 respondents, who will complete The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP) will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed collection information is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. This proposed information collection was previously published in the Federal Register [Volume nn, Number nnn, page nnnnn on month, day, year,] allowing for a 60-day comment period. The purpose of this notice is to allow for an additional 30 days for public comment until September 23, 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 Office of Management and Budget, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attention: Department of Justice Desk Officer, Washington, DC 20530. Additionally, comments may be submitted to OMB via facsimile to (202) 395–7285. Comments may also be erowe on DSK5CLS3C1PROD with NOTICES 30-day notice of information collection under review: Voluntary magazine questionnaire for agencies/ entities who store explosives. VerDate Nov<24>2008 15:04 Aug 21, 2009 Jkt 217001 PO 00000 Frm 00046 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\24AUN1.SGM 24AUN1 erowe on DSK5CLS3C1PROD with NOTICES 42690 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 162 / Monday, August 24, 2009 / Notices submitted to M. Berry, Bureau of Justice Assistance, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice, 810 7th Street, NW., Washington, DC., 20531 via e-mail at M.A.Berry@ojp.usdoj.gov or by facsimile at (202) 305–1367. Written comments and/or suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information should address one or more of the following four points: (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the function 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 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 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: (1) Type of information collection: (2) The title of the form/collection: Bureau of Justice Assistance Application Form for the Southwest Border Prosecution Initiative. (3) The agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the Department sponsoring the collection: None. (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary: State, Local or Tribal government. Other: None. Abstract: The Southwest Border Prosecutor Initiative was enacted in FY 2002 to reimburse state, county, parish, or municipal governments for the costs associated with the prosecution of criminal cases declined by local U.S. Attorneys. Each year, hundreds of criminal cases resulting from federal arrests are referred to local prosecutors to handle when the cases fall below certain monetary, quantity, or severity thresholds. This places additional burdens on local government resources that are already stretched by the demands of prosecuting violations of local and state laws. This program provides funds to eligible jurisdictions in the four southwest border states, using a uniform payment-per-case basis for qualifying federally initiated and VerDate Nov<24>2008 15:04 Aug 21, 2009 Jkt 217001 declined-referred criminal cases that were disposed of after October 1, 2001. Up to 220 eligible jurisdictions may apply. This includes county governments and the four state governments in Arizona, California, New Mexico, and Texas. (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond/reply: It is estimated that no more than 220 respondents will apply. Each application takes approximately 60 minutes to complete and is submitted 4 times per year (quarterly). (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: The total hour burden to complete the applications is 880 hours (880 applications (220 × 4 times a year) × 60 minutes per application = 52,800/ 60 minutes per hour = 880 burden hours). If additional information is required contact: Lynn Bryant, Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, Policy and Planning Staff, Justice Management Division, 601 D Street, NW., Washington, DC 20530. Dated: August 18, 2009. Lynn Bryant, Department Clearance Officer, PRA, United States Department of Justice. [FR Doc. E9–20267 Filed 8–21–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–18–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Drug Enforcement Administration [Information Collection 1117–0046] Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comments Requested: SelfCertification, Training and Logbooks for Regulated Sellers of Scheduled Listed Chemical Products ACTION: 30-day notice of information collection under review. The Department of Justice (DOJ), Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. This proposed information collection was previously published in the Federal Register Volume 74, Number 114, page 28526, on June 16, 2009, allowing for a 60-day comment period. PO 00000 Frm 00047 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 The purpose of this notice is to allow for an additional 30 days for public comment until September 23, 2009. This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10. Written comments and/or suggestions regarding the items contained in this notice, especially the estimated public burden and associated response time, should be directed to the Office of Management and Budget, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attention Department of Justice Desk Officer, Washington, DC 20503. Additionally, comments may be submitted to OMB via facsimile to (202) 395–5806. Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of the following four points: • Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; • Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; • Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and • 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 Information Collection 1117–0046 (1) Type of Information Collection: Extension of a currently approved collection. (2) Title of the Form/Collection: SelfCertification, Training and Logbooks for Regulated Sellers of Scheduled Listed Chemical Products. (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the Department sponsoring the collection: Form number: DEA Form 597. Office of Diversion Control, Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice. (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary: Business or other forprofit. Other: None. E:\FR\FM\24AUN1.SGM 24AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 162 (Monday, August 24, 2009)]
[Notices]
[Pages 42689-42690]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E9-20267]


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DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Office of Justice Programs

[OMB Number 1121-0270]


Bureau of Justice Assistance; Agency Information Collection 
Activities: Extension of a Currently Approved Collection; Comments 
Requested

Action: 30-day notice of information collection under review: Bureau of 
Justice Assistance application form: Southwest Border Prosecution 
Initiative

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    The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP) 
will be submitting the following information collection request to the 
Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in 
accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed 
collection information is published to obtain comments from the public 
and affected agencies. This proposed information collection was 
previously published in the Federal Register [Volume nn, Number nnn, 
page nnnnn on month, day, year,] allowing for a 60-day comment period. 
The purpose of this notice is to allow for an additional 30 days for 
public comment until September 23, 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 Office of 
Management and Budget, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, 
Attention: Department of Justice Desk Officer, Washington, DC 20530.
    Additionally, comments may be submitted to OMB via facsimile to 
(202) 395-7285. Comments may also be

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submitted to M. Berry, Bureau of Justice Assistance, Office of Justice 
Programs, U.S. Department of Justice, 810 7th Street, NW., Washington, 
DC., 20531 via e-mail at M.A.Berry@ojp.usdoj.gov or by facsimile at 
(202) 305-1367.
    Written comments and/or suggestions from the public and affected 
agencies concerning the proposed collection of information should 
address one or more of the following four points:
    (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is 
necessary for the proper performance of the function 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 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 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:
    (1) Type of information collection:
    (2) The title of the form/collection: Bureau of Justice Assistance 
Application Form for the Southwest Border Prosecution Initiative.
    (3) The agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of 
the Department sponsoring the collection: None.
    (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as 
well as a brief abstract: Primary: State, Local or Tribal government.
    Other: None.
    Abstract: The Southwest Border Prosecutor Initiative was enacted in 
FY 2002 to reimburse state, county, parish, or municipal governments 
for the costs associated with the prosecution of criminal cases 
declined by local U.S. Attorneys. Each year, hundreds of criminal cases 
resulting from federal arrests are referred to local prosecutors to 
handle when the cases fall below certain monetary, quantity, or 
severity thresholds. This places additional burdens on local government 
resources that are already stretched by the demands of prosecuting 
violations of local and state laws. This program provides funds to 
eligible jurisdictions in the four southwest border states, using a 
uniform payment-per-case basis for qualifying federally initiated and 
declined-referred criminal cases that were disposed of after October 1, 
2001. Up to 220 eligible jurisdictions may apply. This includes county 
governments and the four state governments in Arizona, California, New 
Mexico, and Texas.
    (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount 
of time estimated for an average respondent to respond/reply: It is 
estimated that no more than 220 respondents will apply. Each 
application takes approximately 60 minutes to complete and is submitted 
4 times per year (quarterly).
    (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated 
with the collection: The total hour burden to complete the applications 
is 880 hours (880 applications (220 x 4 times a year) x 60 minutes per 
application = 52,800/60 minutes per hour = 880 burden hours).
    If additional information is required contact: Lynn Bryant, 
Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, 
Policy and Planning Staff, Justice Management Division, 601 D Street, 
NW., Washington, DC 20530.

     Dated: August 18, 2009.
Lynn Bryant,
Department Clearance Officer, PRA, United States Department of Justice.
[FR Doc. E9-20267 Filed 8-21-09; 8:45 am]
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