Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Grazing Permits, 8731-8732 [2010-3815]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 37 / Thursday, February 25, 2010 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Office of the Secretary Privacy Act of 1974, as Amended; Revisions to the Existing System of Records Office of the Secretary. Proposed revisions to an existing system of records. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: The Department of the Interior (DOI) is issuing public notice of its intent to amend a Department-wide Privacy Act System of Records Notice in its inventory of records systems subject to the Privacy Act of 1974 (5 U.S.C. 552a). DOI–71, ‘‘Electronic FOIA Tracking System and FOIA Case Files— Interior,’’ is being amended to include a centralized Office of the Solicitor FOIA (Freedom of Information Act) database and related files, as well as add their system owner and system location to the existing notice. SYSTEM LOCATION: The additional system location is in the Office of the Solicitor network in the Department of the Interior (DOI), Washington, DC 20240. SYSTEM MANAGER AND ADDRESS: The additional system manager is the Office of the Solicitor FOIA Officer, Office of the Solicitor, U.S. Department of the Interior, 1849 C Street, NW., MS– 6429 MIB, Washington, DC 20240, who has overall responsibility for the policies and procedures used to operate this system. DATES: This amendment shall be effective on publication in the Federal Register (February 25, 2010). Additional information regarding this amendment may be obtained from the Departmental Privacy Office, 1849 C Street, NW., Mail Stop 7456, Washington, DC 20240, telephone (202) 208–1605. Dated: February 5, 2010. Linda S. Thomas, Privacy Act Specialist, Departmental Privacy Office. [FR Doc. 2010–3760 Filed 2–24–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–RK–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR jlentini on DSKJ8SOYB1PROD with NOTICES Office of the Secretary of the Interior Proposed Appointment to the National Indian Gaming Commission ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: The Indian Gaming Regulatory Act provides for a threeperson National Indian Gaming VerDate Nov<24>2008 16:34 Feb 24, 2010 Jkt 220001 Commission. One member, the chairman, is appointed by the President with the advice and consent of the Senate. Two associate members are appointed by the Secretary of the Interior. Before appointing members, the Secretary is required to provide public notice of a proposed appointment and allow a comment period. Notice is hereby given of the proposed appointment of Daniel J. Little as an associate member of the National Indian Gaming Commission for a term of 3 years. DATES: Comments must be received before March 29, 2010. ADDRESSES: Comments should be submitted to the Director, Office of the Executive Secretariat, United States Department of the Interior, 1849 C Street, NW., Mail Stop 7229, Washington, DC 20240. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tim Murphy, Division of General Law, United States Department of the Interior, 1849 C Street, NW., Mail Stop 6456, Washington, DC 20240; telephone 202–208–5216. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Indian Gaming Regulatory Act, 25 U.S.C. 2701 et seq., established the National Indian Gaming Commission (Commission), composed of three fulltime members. 25 U.S.C. 2704(b) commission members serve for a term of 3 years. 25 U.S.C. 2705(b)(2)(4)(A). The Chairman is appointed by the President with the advice and consent of the Senate. 25 U.S.C. 2704(b)(1)(B). The two associate members are appointed by the Secretary of the Interior. 25 U.S.C. 2704(b)(1)(B). Before appointing an associate member to the Commission, the Secretary is required to ‘‘publish in the Federal Register the name and other information the Secretary deems pertinent regarding a nominee for membership on the commission and * * * allow a period of not less than thirty days for receipt of public comments.’’ 25 U.S.C. 2704(b)(2)(B). The Secretary proposes to appoint Daniel J. Little as an associate member of the Commission for a term of 3 years. During more than a decade of experience as manager of national government affairs for the Mashantucket Pequot Tribe, Daniel J. Little has developed an in-depth knowledge of the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act and the regulatory process governing casino operations. He has served as tribal liaison between the Mashantucket Pequot Gaming Commission, the National Indian Gaming Commission, Congress, and other Federal and State agencies. He has also worked closely with the Mashantucket Pequot Gaming PO 00000 Frm 00087 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 8731 Commission commissioners to ensure that the Tribe’s casino meets the highest standards of regulatory compliance. Mr. Little’s experience includes working with the Tribal Gaming Commission and the National Indian Gaming Commission to implement gaming regulations and working with tribal and government officials at all levels on such gaming-related issues as taxes, economic development, and tribal sovereignty. This experience has given Mr. Little a thorough knowledge of the laws and regulations governing Class II and Class III gaming and casinos. By virtue of his work on gaming issues and his extensive knowledge of relevant laws and regulations, Daniel J. Little is eminently qualified to serve as a member of the National Indian Gaming Commission. Mr. Little does not have any financial interests that would make him ineligible to serve on the Commission under 25 U.S.C. 2704(b)(5)(B) or (C). Any person wishing to submit comments on this proposed appointment of Daniel J. Little may submit written comments to the address listed above. Comments must be received by March 29, 2010. David J. Hayes, Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. 2010–3586 Filed 2–24–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–17–M DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Indian Affairs Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Grazing Permits AGENCY: Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior. ACTION: Notice of Request for Comments. SUMMARY: The Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) is seeking comments on renewal of Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval, pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act, for the collection of information titled ‘‘Grazing Permits, 25 CFR 166.’’ The information collection is currently authorized by OMB Control Number 1076–0157, which expires April 30, 2010. The information collection requires anyone seeking to obtain, modify, or assign a grazing permit for grazing on Indian trust or restricted land to submit certain information for review by the BIA. DATES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before April 26, 2010. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments on the information collection to David E:\FR\FM\25FEN1.SGM 25FEN1 8732 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 37 / Thursday, February 25, 2010 / Notices Edington, Office of Trust Services, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Department of the Interior, 1849 C Street, NW., Mail Stop 4655, Washington, DC 20240, facsimile: (202) 219–0006, or e-mail David.Edington@bia.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: You may request further information or obtain copies of the information collection request submission from David Edington, telephone: (202) 513– 0886. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: jlentini on DSKJ8SOYB1PROD with NOTICES I. Abstract The BIA is seeking renewal of the approval for the information collection conducted under 25 CFR part 166, related to grazing on trust or restricted land. Approval for this collection expires April 30, 2010. This information collection allows BIA to receive the information necessary to determine whether an applicant to obtain, modify, or assign a grazing permit on trust or restricted lands is eligible and complies with all applicable grazing requirements. Some of this information is collected on forms that may be revised as part of this renewal process. No third party notification or public disclosure burden is associated with this collection. There is no change to the approved burden hours for this information collection. II. Request for Comments The BIA requests that you send your comments on this collection to the locations listed in the ADDRESSES section. Your comments should address: (a) The necessity of the information collection for the proper performance of the agencies, including whether the information will have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agencies’ estimate of the burden (hours and cost) of the collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (c) ways we could enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways we could minimize the burden of the collection of the information on the respondents, such as through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Please note that an agency may not sponsor or conduct, and an individual need not respond to, a collection of information unless it has a valid OMB Control Number. Approval for this collection expires April 30, 2010. It is our policy to make all comments available to the public for review at the location listed in the ADDRESSES section during the hours of 9 a.m.–5 p.m., VerDate Nov<24>2008 16:34 Feb 24, 2010 Jkt 220001 Eastern Time, Monday through Friday except for legal holidays. Before including your address, phone number, e-mail address or other personally identifiable information, be advised that your entire comment—including your personally identifiable information— may be made public at any time. While you may request that we withhold your personally identifiable information, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. III. Data OMB Control Number: 1076–0157. Title: Grazing Permits, 25 CFR 166. Brief Description of Collection: Submission of this information allows individuals or organizations to obtain a grazing permit on trust or restricted land and provide notice with regard to land that is the subject of a grazing permit. Some of this information is collected on forms, including Form 5–5514 Bid for Grazing, 5–5524 Application for Allocation of Grazing Privileges, 5–5515 Grazing Permit, 5–5519 Grazing Permit, 5–5523 Application for On/Off Permit, 5–5521 Application for Assignment of Permit, and 5–5523 Cash Penal Bond for Grazing Permit. Response is required to obtain or retain a benefit. Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection. Respondents: Tribes, tribal organizations, individual Indians, and non-Indian individuals and businesses. Number of Respondents: 1,000. Total Number of Responses: 2,570. Estimated Time per Response: 20 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden: 856 hours. Total Annual Cost to Respondents: $175,000. Dated: February 17, 2010. Alvin Foster, Chief Information Officer—Indian Affairs. [FR Doc. 2010–3815 Filed 2–24–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–4J–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Fish and Wildlife Service [FWS-R9-LE-2010-N036] [99011-1224-00009B] Proposed Information Collection; OMB Control Number 1018-0092; Federal Fish and Wildlife Permit Applications and Reports—Law Enforcement AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior. ACTION: Notice; request for comments. SUMMARY: We (Fish and Wildlife Service) will ask the Office of PO 00000 Frm 00088 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Management and Budget (OMB) to approve the information collection (IC) described below. As required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 and as part of our continuing efforts to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, we invite the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on this IC. This IC is scheduled to expire on November 30, 2010. We may not conduct or sponsor and a person is not required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. DATES: To ensure that we are able to consider your comments on this IC, we must receive them by April 26, 2010. ADDRESSES: Send your comments on the IC to Hope Grey, Information Collection Clearance Officer, Fish and Wildlife Service, MS 222–ARLSQ, 4401 North Fairfax Drive, Arlington, VA 22203 (mail); or hope_grey@fws.gov (e-mail). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To request additional information about this IC, contact Hope Grey by mail or email (see ADDRESSES) or by telephone at (703) 358–2482. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Abstract The Endangered Species Act (ESA) (16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.) makes it unlawful to import or export fish, wildlife, or plants without obtaining prior permission as deemed necessary for enforcing the ESA or upholding the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) (see 16 U.S.C. 1538(e)). This information collection includes the following permit/license application forms: (1) FWS Form 3-200-2 (Designated Port Exception Permit). Under 50 CFR 14.11, it is unlawful to import or export wildlife or wildlife products at ports other than those designated in 50 CFR 14.12 unless you qualify for an exception. These exceptions allow qualified individuals, businesses, or scientific organizations to import or export wildlife or wildlife products at a nondesignated port: (a) When the wildlife or wildlife products will be used as scientific specimens. (b) To minimize deterioration or loss. (c) To relieve economic hardship. To request an import or export of wildlife or wildlife products at nondesignated ports, applicants must complete FWS Form 3-200-2. Designated port exception permits are valid for 2 years. We may require a permittee to file a report on activities E:\FR\FM\25FEN1.SGM 25FEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Indian Affairs


Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Grazing Permits

AGENCY: Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of Request for Comments.

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SUMMARY: The Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) is seeking comments on 
renewal of Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval, pursuant to 
the Paperwork Reduction Act, for the collection of information titled 
``Grazing Permits, 25 CFR 166.'' The information collection is 
currently authorized by OMB Control Number 1076-0157, which expires 
April 30, 2010. The information collection requires anyone seeking to 
obtain, modify, or assign a grazing permit for grazing on Indian trust 
or restricted land to submit certain information for review by the BIA.

DATES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before 
April 26, 2010.

ADDRESSES: You may submit comments on the information collection to 
David

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Edington, Office of Trust Services, Bureau of Indian Affairs, 
Department of the Interior, 1849 C Street, NW., Mail Stop 4655, 
Washington, DC 20240, facsimile: (202) 219-0006, or e-mail 
David.Edington@bia.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: You may request further information or 
obtain copies of the information collection request submission from 
David Edington, telephone: (202) 513-0886.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

I. Abstract

    The BIA is seeking renewal of the approval for the information 
collection conducted under 25 CFR part 166, related to grazing on trust 
or restricted land. Approval for this collection expires April 30, 
2010. This information collection allows BIA to receive the information 
necessary to determine whether an applicant to obtain, modify, or 
assign a grazing permit on trust or restricted lands is eligible and 
complies with all applicable grazing requirements. Some of this 
information is collected on forms that may be revised as part of this 
renewal process. No third party notification or public disclosure 
burden is associated with this collection. There is no change to the 
approved burden hours for this information collection.

II. Request for Comments

    The BIA requests that you send your comments on this collection to 
the locations listed in the ADDRESSES section. Your comments should 
address: (a) The necessity of the information collection for the proper 
performance of the agencies, including whether the information will 
have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agencies' estimate of 
the burden (hours and cost) of the collection of information, including 
the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (c) ways we could 
enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information to be 
collected; and (d) ways we could minimize the burden of the collection 
of the information on the respondents, such as through the use of 
automated collection techniques or other forms of information 
technology.
    Please note that an agency may not sponsor or conduct, and an 
individual need not respond to, a collection of information unless it 
has a valid OMB Control Number. Approval for this collection expires 
April 30, 2010.
    It is our policy to make all comments available to the public for 
review at the location listed in the ADDRESSES section during the hours 
of 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Eastern Time, Monday through Friday except for legal 
holidays. Before including your address, phone number, e-mail address 
or other personally identifiable information, be advised that your 
entire comment--including your personally identifiable information--may 
be made public at any time. While you may request that we withhold your 
personally identifiable information, we cannot guarantee that we will 
be able to do so.

III. Data

    OMB Control Number: 1076-0157.
    Title: Grazing Permits, 25 CFR 166.
    Brief Description of Collection: Submission of this information 
allows individuals or organizations to obtain a grazing permit on trust 
or restricted land and provide notice with regard to land that is the 
subject of a grazing permit. Some of this information is collected on 
forms, including Form 5-5514 Bid for Grazing, 5-5524 Application for 
Allocation of Grazing Privileges, 5-5515 Grazing Permit, 5-5519 Grazing 
Permit, 5-5523 Application for On/Off Permit, 5-5521 Application for 
Assignment of Permit, and 5-5523 Cash Penal Bond for Grazing Permit. 
Response is required to obtain or retain a benefit.
    Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection.
    Respondents: Tribes, tribal organizations, individual Indians, and 
non-Indian individuals and businesses.
    Number of Respondents: 1,000.
    Total Number of Responses: 2,570.
    Estimated Time per Response: 20 minutes.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden: 856 hours.
    Total Annual Cost to Respondents: $175,000.

    Dated: February 17, 2010.
Alvin Foster,
Chief Information Officer--Indian Affairs.
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