Information Collection Requirement; Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement; Notification Requirements for Critical Safety Items, 10790-10791 [2010-4990]

Download as PDF 10790 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 45 / Tuesday, March 9, 2010 / Notices may be submitted at any time. However, if individual comments pertain to a specific topic being discussed at a planned meeting, then these statements must be submitted no later than 5 business days prior to the meeting in question. The Designated Federal Officer will review all submitted written statements and provide copies to all the committee members. DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Public Comments AGENCY: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense (DoD). ACTION: Notice and request for comments regarding a proposed extension of an approved information collection requirement. In addition to written statements, the Panel will set aside 1 hour for individuals or interested groups to address the Panel. To ensure consideration of their comments, individuals and interested groups should submit written statements as outlined in this notice; but if they still want to address the Panel, then they will be afforded the opportunity to register to address the Panel. The Panel’s Designated Federal Officer will have a ‘‘Sign-Up Roster’’ available at the Panel meeting, for registration on a firstcome, first-serve basis. Those wishing to address the Panel will be given no more than 5 minutes to present their comments, and at the end of the 1-hour time period no further public comments will be accepted. Anyone who signs up to address the Panel but is unable to do so due to the time limitation may submit their comments in writing; however, they must understand that their written comments may not be reviewed prior to the Panel’s deliberation. Accordingly, the Panel recommends that individuals and interested groups consider submitting written statements instead of addressing the Panel. sroberts on DSKD5P82C1PROD with NOTICES Waiver Due to internal DoD difficulties, beyond the control of the Uniform Formulary Beneficiary Advisory Panel or its Designated Federal Officer, the Government was unable to process the Federal Register notice for the March 25, 2010, meeting of the Uniform Formulary Beneficiary Advisory Panel as required by 41 CFR 102–3.150(a). Accordingly, the Committee Management Officer for the Department of Defense, pursuant to 41 CFR 102– 3.150(b), waives the 15-calendar day notification requirement. Dated: March 3, 2010. Mitchell S. Bryman, Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. [FR Doc. 2010–4954 Filed 3–8–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P VerDate Nov<24>2008 19:04 Mar 08, 2010 Jkt 220001 Defense Acquisition Regulations System [OMB Control Number 0704–0441] Information Collection Requirement; Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement; Notification Requirements for Critical Safety Items SUMMARY: In compliance with section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), DoD announces the proposed extension of a public information collection requirement and seeks public comment on the provisions thereof. DoD invites comments on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of DoD, including whether the information will have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; (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, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. The Office of Management and budget (OMB) has approved this information collection for use through March 31, 2010. DoD proposes that OMB extend its approval for these collections to expire three years after the approval date. DATES: DoD will consider all comments received by May 10, 2010. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by OMB Control Number 0704–0441, using any of the following methods: Æ Federal eRulemaking Portal: https://www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. Æ E-mail: dfars@osd.mil. Include OMB Control Number 0704–0441 in the subject line of the message. Æ Fax: 703–602–0350. Æ Mail: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Attn: Ms. Mary Overstreet, OUSD(AT&L)DPAP(DARS), Room 3B855, 3060 Defense Pentagon, Washington, DC 20301–3060. Æ Hand Delivery/Courier: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Crystal Square 4, Suite 200A, 241 18th Street, Arlington, VA 22202–3402. PO 00000 Frm 00037 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Comments received generally will be posted without change to https:// www.regulations.gov, including any personal information provided. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Mary Overstreet, 703–602–0311. The information collection requirements addressed in this notice are available on the World Wide Web at: https:// www.acq.osd.mil/dpap/dars/dfarspgi/ current/. Paper copies are available from Ms. Mary Overstreet, OUSD(AT&L)DPAP(DARS), Room 3B855, 3060 Defense Pentagon, Washington, DC 20301–3060. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title, and OMB Number: Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) Notification Requirements for Critical Safety Items; OMB Control Number 0704–0441. Needs and Uses: DoD needs this information to ensure that the Government receives timely notification of item nonconformances or deficiencies that could impact safety. The Procuring Contracting Officer (PCO) and the Administrative Contracting Officer (ACO) use the information to ensure that the customer is aware of potential safety issues in delivered products, has a basic understanding of the circumstances, and has a point of contact to begin addressing a mutually acceptable plan of action. Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit and not-for profit institutions. Annual Burden Hours: 100. Number of Respondents: 100. Responses per Respondent: 1. Annual Responses: 100. Average Burden per Response: Approximately 1 hour. Frequency: On occasion. Summary of Information Collection This information collection includes requirements relating to DFARS Part 246, Quality Assurance. a. DFARS 246.371, Notification of Potential Safety Issues, prescribes use of the clause at DFARS 252.246–7003, Notification of Potential Safety Issues, to require DoD contractors to provide timely notification to the Government of any nonconformance or deficiency that could impact the safety of items acquired by or serviced for the Government. b. DFARS 212.301(f)(xi) requires use of DFARS 252.246–7003 as prescribed in DFARS 246.371 for solicitations and contracts for the acquisition of commercial items. c. DFARS 244.403 requires the use of DFARS 252.244–7000, Subcontracts for Commercial Items and Commercial Components (DoD Contracts), in E:\FR\FM\09MRN1.SGM 09MRN1 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 45 / Tuesday, March 9, 2010 / Notices solicitations and contracts for supplies or services other than commercial items that contain the clause at DFARS 252.246–7003. DFARS 252.244–7000 requires that contractors include DFARS 252.246–7003 when applicable in subcontracts for commercial items or commercial components awarded at any tier under the contract. Ynette R. Shelkin, Editor, Defense Acquisition Regulations System. [FR Doc. 2010–4990 Filed 3–8–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–08–P ELECTION ASSISTANCE COMMISSION Sunshine Act Notice AGENCY: U.S. Election Assistance Commission. ACTION: Notice of Public Meeting Agenda. DATE AND TIME: Thursday, March 11, 2010, 10 a.m.–12 p.m. EST. PLACE: U.S. Election Assistance Commission, 1225 New York Ave, NW., Suite 150, Washington, DC 20005 (Metro Stop: Metro Center). Agenda sroberts on DSKD5P82C1PROD with NOTICES The Commission will hold a public meeting to discuss identifying and mitigating risk in elections operations. Commissioners will receive an update on re-accrediting Wyle Laboratories, Inc. Commissioners will consider other administrative matters. Members of the public may observe but not participate in EAC meetings unless this notice provides otherwise. Members of the public may use small electronic audio recording devices to record the proceedings. The use of other recording equipment and cameras requires advance notice to and coordination with the Commission’s Communications Office.* * View EAC Regulations Implementing Government in the Sunshine Act. This meeting and hearing will be open to the public. PERSON TO CONTACT FOR INFORMATION: Bryan Whitener, Telephone: (202) 566– 3100. Thomas R. Wilkey, Executive Director, U.S. Election Assistance Commission. [FR Doc. 2010–5052 Filed 3–5–10; 11:15 am] BILLING CODE 6820–KF–P VerDate Nov<24>2008 19:04 Mar 08, 2010 Jkt 220001 DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Blue Ribbon Commission on America’s Nuclear Future AGENCY: Department of Energy, Office of Nuclear Energy. ACTION: Notice of open meeting. SUMMARY: This notice announces an open meeting of the Blue Ribbon Commission on America’s Nuclear Future (the Commission). The Commission was organized pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 94–463, 86 Stat. 770) (the Act). The Act requires that agencies publish these notices in the Federal Register. The Charter of the Commission can be found at https://www.energy.gov/news/ documents/BRC_Charter.pdf. DATES: Thursday, March 25, 2010, 1 p.m.–5 p.m.; Friday, March 26, 2010, 8:30 a.m.–12 p.m. ADDRESSES: Willard Intercontinental, 1401 Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington, DC 20004, (202) 628–9100. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Timothy A. Frazier, Designated Federal Officer, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20585; telephone (202) 586–4243 or facsimile (202) 586–0544; e-mail CommissionDFO @nuclear.energy.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background: The President directed that the Blue Ribbon Commission on America’s Nuclear Future (the Commission) be established to conduct a comprehensive review of policies for managing the back end of the nuclear fuel cycle. The Commission will provide advice and make recommendations on issues including alternatives for the storage, processing, and disposal of civilian and defense spent nuclear fuel and nuclear waste. The Commission is composed of individuals of diverse backgrounds selected for their technical expertise and experience, established records of distinguished professional and pubic service, and their knowledge of issues pertaining to nuclear energy. Purpose of the Meeting: Inform the Commission members about the history and current status of spent nuclear fuel and high-level waste disposal in the United States and projections of disposal needs in the future. Tentative Agenda: The initial meeting is expected to include presentations on the history of efforts to dispose of civilian light-water reactor spent nuclear fuel (SNF) and defense highlevel waste (HLW) in the United States. Presentations are also expected that will PO 00000 Frm 00038 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 10791 provide the status of the SNF and HLW (quantities and locations), projected generation rates for SNF associated with new nuclear plants, and projected quantities of defense HLW. Public Participation: The meeting is open to the public. Individuals and representatives of organizations who would like to offer comments and suggestions may do so at the end of the meeting on Friday, March 26, 2010. Approximately 15 minutes will be reserved for public comments. Time allotted per speaker will depend on the number who wish to speak but will not exceed 5 minutes. The Designated Federal Officer is empowered to conduct the meeting in a fashion that will facilitate the orderly conduct of business. Those not able to attend the meeting or have insufficient time to address the committee are invited to send a written statement to Timothy A. Frazier, U.S. Department of Energy 1000 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20585, or e-mail CommissionDFO@nuclear.energy.gov. Minutes: The minutes of the meeting will be available by contacting Mr. Frazier. He may be reached at the postal address or email address above. Issued in Washington, DC on March 3, 2010. Rachel Samuel, Deputy Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2010–4987 Filed 3–8–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [EPA–HQ–OW–2009–0819; FRL–9124–7] Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to OMB for Review and Approval; Comment Request; Questionnaire for Steam Electric Power Generating Effluent Guidelines (New); EPA ICR No. 2368.01, OMB Control No. 2040–NEW AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), this document announces that an Information Collection Request (ICR) has been forwarded to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval. This is a request for a new collection. The ICR, which is abstracted below, describes the nature of the information collection and its estimated burden and cost. E:\FR\FM\09MRN1.SGM 09MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 45 (Tuesday, March 9, 2010)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2010-4990]


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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Defense Acquisition Regulations System

[OMB Control Number 0704-0441]


Information Collection Requirement; Defense Federal Acquisition 
Regulation Supplement; Notification Requirements for Critical Safety 
Items

AGENCY: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense 
(DoD).

ACTION: Notice and request for comments regarding a proposed extension 
of an approved information collection requirement.

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SUMMARY: In compliance with section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), DoD announces the 
proposed extension of a public information collection requirement and 
seeks public comment on the provisions thereof. DoD invites comments 
on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for 
the proper performance of the functions of DoD, including whether the 
information will have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the 
estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; (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, including the use of automated collection 
techniques or other forms of information technology. The Office of 
Management and budget (OMB) has approved this information collection 
for use through March 31, 2010. DoD proposes that OMB extend its 
approval for these collections to expire three years after the approval 
date.

DATES: DoD will consider all comments received by May 10, 2010.

ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by OMB Control Number 
0704-0441, using any of the following methods:
    [cir] Federal eRulemaking Portal: https://www.regulations.gov. 
Follow the instructions for submitting comments.
    [cir] E-mail: dfars@osd.mil. Include OMB Control Number 0704-0441 
in the subject line of the message.
    [cir] Fax: 703-602-0350.
    [cir] Mail: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Attn: Ms. Mary 
Overstreet, OUSD(AT&L)DPAP(DARS), Room 3B855, 3060 Defense Pentagon, 
Washington, DC 20301-3060.
    [cir] Hand Delivery/Courier: Defense Acquisition Regulations 
System, Crystal Square 4, Suite 200A, 241 18th Street, Arlington, VA 
22202-3402.
    Comments received generally will be posted without change to https://www.regulations.gov, including any personal information provided.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Mary Overstreet, 703-602-0311. The 
information collection requirements addressed in this notice are 
available on the World Wide Web at: https://www.acq.osd.mil/dpap/dars/dfarspgi/current/. Paper copies are available from Ms. Mary 
Overstreet, OUSD(AT&L)DPAP(DARS), Room 3B855, 3060 Defense Pentagon, 
Washington, DC 20301-3060.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    Title, and OMB Number: Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation 
Supplement (DFARS) Notification Requirements for Critical Safety Items; 
OMB Control Number 0704-0441.
    Needs and Uses: DoD needs this information to ensure that the 
Government receives timely notification of item nonconformances or 
deficiencies that could impact safety. The Procuring Contracting 
Officer (PCO) and the Administrative Contracting Officer (ACO) use the 
information to ensure that the customer is aware of potential safety 
issues in delivered products, has a basic understanding of the 
circumstances, and has a point of contact to begin addressing a 
mutually acceptable plan of action.
    Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit and not-for profit 
institutions.
    Annual Burden Hours: 100.
    Number of Respondents: 100.
    Responses per Respondent: 1.
    Annual Responses: 100.
    Average Burden per Response: Approximately 1 hour.
    Frequency: On occasion.

Summary of Information Collection

    This information collection includes requirements relating to DFARS 
Part 246, Quality Assurance.
    a. DFARS 246.371, Notification of Potential Safety Issues, 
prescribes use of the clause at DFARS 252.246-7003, Notification of 
Potential Safety Issues, to require DoD contractors to provide timely 
notification to the Government of any nonconformance or deficiency that 
could impact the safety of items acquired by or serviced for the 
Government.
    b. DFARS 212.301(f)(xi) requires use of DFARS 252.246-7003 as 
prescribed in DFARS 246.371 for solicitations and contracts for the 
acquisition of commercial items.
    c. DFARS 244.403 requires the use of DFARS 252.244-7000, 
Subcontracts for Commercial Items and Commercial Components (DoD 
Contracts), in

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solicitations and contracts for supplies or services other than 
commercial items that contain the clause at DFARS 252.246-7003. DFARS 
252.244-7000 requires that contractors include DFARS 252.246-7003 when 
applicable in subcontracts for commercial items or commercial 
components awarded at any tier under the contract.

Ynette R. Shelkin,
Editor, Defense Acquisition Regulations System.
[FR Doc. 2010-4990 Filed 3-8-10; 8:45 am]
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