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Download as PDF 3966 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 15 / Monday, January 25, 2010 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request Office of the Comptroller of the Currency January 19, 2010. Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request The Department of Treasury will submit the following public information collection requirements to OMB for review and clearance under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104–13 on or after the date of publication of this notice. A copy of this submission may be obtained by calling the Treasury Department Office Clearance Officers listed. Comments regarding these information collections should be addressed to the OMB reviewer listed and to the Treasury PRA Clearance Officer, Department of the Treasury, 1750 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Suite 11010, Washington, DC 20220. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before February 24, 2010 to be assured of consideration. Domestic Finance/Terrorism Risk Insurance Program (TRIP) jlentini on DSKJ8SOYB1PROD with NOTICES OMB Number: 1505–0190. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Title: Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Rebuttal of Controlling Influence Submission. Description: 31 CFR 50.8 specifies a rebuttal procedure that requires a written submission by an insurer that seeks to rebut a regulatory presumption of ‘‘controlling influence’’ over another insurer under the Terrorism Risk Insurance Program to provide Treasury with necessary information to make a determination. Respondents: Businesses or other forprofits. Estimated Total Reporting Burden: 400 hours. TRIP Clearance Officer: Sara Clary, TRIP, 1425 New York Ave, NW., Washington, DC 20220; (202) 622–7139. OMB Reviewer: Shagufta Ahmed, Office of Management and Budget, New Executive Office Building, Room 10235, Washington, DC 20503; (202) 395–7873. Celina Elphage, Treasury PRA Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2010–1256 Filed 1–22–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–25–P VerDate Nov<24>2008 16:23 Jan 22, 2010 Jkt 220001 AGENCY: Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), Treasury. ACTION: Notice and request for comment. SUMMARY: The OCC, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on a new information collection, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a respondent is not required to respond to, an information collection unless it displays a currently valid Office of Management and Budget (OMB) control number. The OCC is soliciting comment concerning a new information collection titled, ‘‘Basel Comprehensive Quantitative Impact Study.’’ DATES: You should submit comments by March 26, 2010. ADDRESSES: Communications Division, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Mailstop 2–3, Attention: 1557–NEW, 250 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20219. In addition, comments may be sent by fax to (202) 874–5274 or by electronic mail to regs.comments@occ.treas.gov. You may personally inspect and photocopy the comments at the OCC, 250 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20219. For security reasons, the OCC requires that visitors make an appointment to inspect comments. You may do so by calling (202) 874–4700. Upon arrival, visitors will be required to present valid government-issued photo identification and to submit to security screening in order to inspect and photocopy comments. Additionally, you should send a copy of your comments to: OCC Desk Officer, Attention: 1557–NEW, by mail to U.S. Office of Management and Budget, 725 17th Street, NW., #10235, Washington, DC 20503, or by fax to (202) 395–6974. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: You can request additional information or a copy of the collection from Mary H. Gottlieb, OCC Clearance Officer, (202) 874–5090, Legislative and Regulatory Activities Division, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, 250 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20219. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The OCC is requesting approval of the following new information collection: PO 00000 Frm 00077 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Title: Basel Comprehensive Quantitative Impact Study. OMB Control No.: 1557–NEW. Description: The International Convergence of Capital Measurement and Capital Standards: A Revised Framework, also known as the Basel II Capital Accord, sets out a general international capital framework for banking institutions. The Basel II Capital Accord was adopted under the auspices of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision 1 (Basel Committee), and was implemented into domestic regulations in the United States by the Federal banking agencies on December 7, 2007 (72 FR 69288). In an effort to refine the Basel II Capital Accord, the Basel Committee will conduct a quantitative impact study (QIS) to assess the impact of the proposed revisions that were published by the Basel Committee on December 17, 2009.2 As part of this effort, the OCC, in coordination with the other Federal banking agencies, is proposing to collect data from national banks with respect to the following subjects: b Revisions to the Basel II market risk framework3 and guidelines for computing capital for incremental risk in the trading book,4 including the incremental risk capital charge; the comprehensive risk measure for correlation trading portfolios; the new rules for securitization exposures in the trading book; and the revised capital charges for certain equity exposures subject to the standardized measurement method for market risk. b Enhancements to the Basel II framework 5 including the revised risk weights for re-securitizations held in the banking book. b Enhancements to strengthen the resilience of the banking sector 6 1 The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision is a committee of banking supervisory authorities, which was established by the central bank Governors of the Group of Ten countries in 1975. It consists of senior representatives of bank supervisory authorities and central banks from Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong SAR, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Korea, Luxembourg, Mexico, the Netherlands, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, the United Kingdom and the United States. It usually meets at the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) in Basel, Switzerland, where its permanent Secretariat is located. 2 Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, Strengthening the resilience of the banking sector, consultative document, December 17, 2009. 3 Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, Revisions to the Basel II market risk framework, July 2009. 4 Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, Guidelines for computing capital for incremental risk in the trading book, July 2009. 5 Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, Enhancements to the Basel II framework, July 2009. 6 See footnote 2. 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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY


Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request

January 19, 2010.
    The Department of Treasury will submit the following public 
information collection requirements to OMB for review and clearance 
under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13 on or 
after the date of publication of this notice. A copy of this submission 
may be obtained by calling the Treasury Department Office Clearance 
Officers listed. Comments regarding these information collections 
should be addressed to the OMB reviewer listed and to the Treasury PRA 
Clearance Officer, Department of the Treasury, 1750 Pennsylvania 
Avenue, NW., Suite 11010, Washington, DC 20220.

DATES: Written comments should be received on or before February 24, 
2010 to be assured of consideration.

Domestic Finance/Terrorism Risk Insurance Program (TRIP)

    OMB Number: 1505-0190.
    Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.
    Title: Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Rebuttal of Controlling 
Influence Submission.
    Description: 31 CFR 50.8 specifies a rebuttal procedure that 
requires a written submission by an insurer that seeks to rebut a 
regulatory presumption of ``controlling influence'' over another 
insurer under the Terrorism Risk Insurance Program to provide Treasury 
with necessary information to make a determination.
    Respondents: Businesses or other for-profits.
    Estimated Total Reporting Burden: 400 hours.
    TRIP Clearance Officer: Sara Clary, TRIP, 1425 New York Ave, NW., 
Washington, DC 20220; (202) 622-7139.
    OMB Reviewer: Shagufta Ahmed, Office of Management and Budget, New 
Executive Office Building, Room 10235, Washington, DC 20503; (202) 395-
7873.

Celina Elphage,
Treasury PRA Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 2010-1256 Filed 1-22-10; 8:45 am]
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