Proposed Collection; Comment Request, 58950 [E9-27372]

Download as PDF 58950 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 219 / Monday, November 16, 2009 / Notices Addition ACTION: If the Committee approves the proposed addition, the entities of the Federal Government identified in this notice will be required to procure the service listed below from nonprofit agencies employing persons who are blind or have other severe disabilities. SUMMARY: In compliance with Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Defense Security Service (DSS) announces a new public information collection and seeks public comments on the provision thereof. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed collection 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 hours of the information to be collected; and (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the information collection on respondents. DATES: Consideration will be given to all comments received by January 15, 2010. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by docket number and title, by any of the following methods: • Federal Rule Making Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. • Mail: Federal Docket Management System Office, 1160 Defense Pentagon, Room 3C843, Washington, DC 20301– 1160 Instructions: All submissions received must include agency name, docket number and title for this Federal Register document. The general policy of comments and other submissions from members of the public is to make these submissions available for public viewing on the Internet at http:// www.regulations.gov as they are received without change, including any personal identifiers or contract information. Regulatory Flexibility Act Certification I certify that the following action will not have a significant impact on a substantial number of small entities. The major factors considered for this certification were: 1. If approved, the action will not result in any additional reporting, recordkeeping or other compliance requirements for small entities other than the small organizations that will furnish the service to the Government. 2. If approved, the action will result in authorizing small entities to furnish the service to the Government. 3. There are no known regulatory alternatives which would accomplish the objectives of the Javits-WagnerO’Day Act (41 U.S.C. 46–48c) in connection with the service proposed for addition to the Procurement List. Comments on this certification are invited. Commenters should identify the statement(s) underlying the certification on which they are providing additional information. End of Certification The following service is proposed for addition to Procurement List for production by the nonprofit agencies listed: Service: Service Type/Location: Custodial Service, MC Smith Post Federal Bldg & Courthouse, 202 Harlow Street, Bangor, ME. NPA: Northern New England Employment Services, Portland, ME. Contracting Activity: GSA/Public Buildings Service Region 1, Boston, MA. Barry S. Lineback, Director, Business Operations. [FR Doc. E9–27399 Filed 11–13–09; 8:45 am] mstockstill on DSKH9S0YB1PROD with NOTICES BILLING CODE 6353–01–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Office of the Secretary [Docket ID DoD–2009–OS–0173] Proposed Collection; Comment Request AGENCY: Defense Security Service, DoD. VerDate Nov<24>2008 16:41 Nov 13, 2009 Jkt 220001 Notice. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To request more information on this proposed information collection or to obtain a copy of the proposal and associated collection instruments, please write to Defense Security Service, ATTN: Ms. Linda Johnston, Industrial Security Field Operations, 1340 Braddock Place, Alexandria, VA 22314, or call 703–494–5869. Title; Associated Form; and OMB Number: Voice of Industry Survey; OMB Control Number 0704–TBD. Needs and Uses: Executive Order 12829, ‘‘National Industrial Security Program (NISP)’’ Section 202 (a) stipulates that the Secretary of Defense shall serve as the Executive Agent for inspecting and monitoring the contractors, licensees, and grantees who require or will require access to or who store or will store classified information; and for determining the eligibility for PO 00000 Frm 00014 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 access to classified information of contractors, licensees, and grantees and their respective employees. The Executive Agent has the authority to issue, after consultation with affected agencies, standard forms or other standardization that will promote the implementation of the NISP. The Cognizant Security Agency (CSA), designated by the NISPOM, is responsible for determining the frequency of Security Reviews which may be increased or decreased for sufficient reason, consistent with risk management principles. Department of Defense Directive 5105.42, ‘‘Defense Security Service,’’ dated May 13, 1999, delineates the mission, functions and responsibilities of DSS. DSS functions and responsibilities include the administration and implementation of the Defense portion of the NISP. This survey will provide feedback on how well DSS is doing with respect to the administration and implementation of the NISP. Participation in the survey is strictly voluntary. Affected Public: All active and cleared businesses, or other profit and nonprofit organizations under Department of Defense Security Cognizance, approved for storage of classified materials. Annual Burden Hours: 6469. Number of Respondents: 12,938. Responses per Respondent: 1. Average Burden per Response: 30 minutes. Frequency: Annually. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Summary of Information Collection This collection of information requests the assistance of the Facility Security Officer or Senior Management Official to provide feedback as to how well DSS is doing with respect to the administration and implementation of the NISP. The survey will be distributed electronically via a web-based commercial survey tool. Dated: October 26, 2009. Patricia L. Toppings, OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. [FR Doc. E9–27372 Filed 11–13–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request Department of Education. The Director, Information Collection Clearance Division, Regulatory Information Management AGENCY: SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\16NON1.SGM 16NON1

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[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 219 (Monday, November 16, 2009)]
[Notices]
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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Office of the Secretary

[Docket ID DoD-2009-OS-0173]


Proposed Collection; Comment Request

AGENCY: Defense Security Service, DoD.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: In compliance with Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995, the Defense Security Service (DSS) announces a 
new public information collection and seeks public comments on the 
provision thereof. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed 
collection 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 hours 
of the information to be collected; and (c) ways to enhance the 
quality, utility and clarity of the information to be collected; and 
(d) ways to minimize the burden of the information collection on 
respondents.

DATES: Consideration will be given to all comments received by January 
15, 2010.

ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by docket number and 
title, by any of the following methods:
     Federal Rule Making Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. 
Follow the instructions for submitting comments.
     Mail: Federal Docket Management System Office, 1160 
Defense Pentagon, Room 3C843, Washington, DC 20301-1160
    Instructions: All submissions received must include agency name, 
docket number and title for this Federal Register document. The general 
policy of comments and other submissions from members of the public is 
to make these submissions available for public viewing on the Internet 
at http://www.regulations.gov as they are received without change, 
including any personal identifiers or contract information.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To request more information on this 
proposed information collection or to obtain a copy of the proposal and 
associated collection instruments, please write to Defense Security 
Service, ATTN: Ms. Linda Johnston, Industrial Security Field 
Operations, 1340 Braddock Place, Alexandria, VA 22314, or call 703-494-
5869.
    Title; Associated Form; and OMB Number: Voice of Industry Survey; 
OMB Control Number 0704-TBD.
    Needs and Uses: Executive Order 12829, ``National Industrial 
Security Program (NISP)'' Section 202 (a) stipulates that the Secretary 
of Defense shall serve as the Executive Agent for inspecting and 
monitoring the contractors, licensees, and grantees who require or will 
require access to or who store or will store classified information; 
and for determining the eligibility for access to classified 
information of contractors, licensees, and grantees and their 
respective employees. The Executive Agent has the authority to issue, 
after consultation with affected agencies, standard forms or other 
standardization that will promote the implementation of the NISP. The 
Cognizant Security Agency (CSA), designated by the NISPOM, is 
responsible for determining the frequency of Security Reviews which may 
be increased or decreased for sufficient reason, consistent with risk 
management principles. Department of Defense Directive 5105.42, 
``Defense Security Service,'' dated May 13, 1999, delineates the 
mission, functions and responsibilities of DSS. DSS functions and 
responsibilities include the administration and implementation of the 
Defense portion of the NISP. This survey will provide feedback on how 
well DSS is doing with respect to the administration and implementation 
of the NISP. Participation in the survey is strictly voluntary.
    Affected Public: All active and cleared businesses, or other profit 
and non-profit organizations under Department of Defense Security 
Cognizance, approved for storage of classified materials.
    Annual Burden Hours: 6469.
    Number of Respondents: 12,938.
    Responses per Respondent: 1.
    Average Burden per Response: 30 minutes.
    Frequency: Annually.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

Summary of Information Collection

    This collection of information requests the assistance of the 
Facility Security Officer or Senior Management Official to provide 
feedback as to how well DSS is doing with respect to the administration 
and implementation of the NISP. The survey will be distributed 
electronically via a web-based commercial survey tool.

    Dated: October 26, 2009.
Patricia L. Toppings,
OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense.
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