Renewal of Approved Information Collection, OMB Control Number 1004-0179, 33632-33633 [2010-14212]

Download as PDF emcdonald on DSK2BSOYB1PROD with NOTICES 33632 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 113 / Monday, June 14, 2010 / Notices FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Douglas Hobbs, Council Coordinator, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service), (703) 358–2336. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The purpose of the Council is to provide advice to the Secretary of the Interior through the Director, Fish and Wildlife Service to assist the Department of the Interior (Department) and the Service increase public awareness of the importance of aquatic resources and the social and economic benefits of recreational fishing and boating. The Council will represent the interests of the sport fishing and boating constituencies and industries and will consist of no more than 18 members and up to 16 alternates appointed by the Secretary to assure a balanced, crosssectional representation of public and private sector organizations. The Council will consist of two ex-officio members: Director, the Service, and the President, Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies (AFWA). The 16 remaining members will be appointed at the Secretary’s discretion to achieve balanced representation for recreational fishing and boating interests. The membership will comprise senior-level representatives of recreational fishing, boating, and aquatic resource conservation. These appointees must have demonstrated expertise and experience in one or more of the following areas of national interest groups: State fish and wildlife resource management agencies; saltwater and freshwater recreational fishing organizations; recreational boating organizations; recreational fishing and boating industries; recreational fishery resources conservation organizations; tribal resource management organization; aquatic resource outreach and education organizations; and tourism industry. The Council will function solely as an advisory body and in compliance with provisions of the Act (5 U.S.C. Appendix 2). The certification for renewal is published below. In accordance with the Act, we have filed a copy of the Council’s charter with the Committee Management Secretariat; General Services Administration; Committee on Environmental and Public Works; United States Senate; Committee on Natural Resources; United States House of Representatives; and the Library of Congress. Certification I hereby certify that the renewal of the Sport Fishing and Boating Partnership Council is necessary and in the public interest in connection with the VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:40 Jun 11, 2010 Jkt 220001 performance of duties imposed on the Department of the Interior by those statutory authorities as defined in Federal laws including, but not restricted to, the Federal Aid in Sport Fish Restoration Act (16 U.S.C. 777– 777k), Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act (16 U.S.C. 661–667e), and the Fish and Wildlife Act of 1956 (16 U.S.C. 742a–742j) in furtherance of the Secretary of the Interior’s statutory responsibilities for administration of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s mission to conserve, protect, and enhance fish, wildlife, and plants and their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American people. The Council will assist the Secretary and the Department by providing advice on activities to enhance fishery and aquatic resources. Dated: May 28, 2010. Ken Salazar, Secretary of the Interior. [FR Doc. 2010–14142 Filed 6–11–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–55–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [LLNM006220 L99110000.EK0000] Renewal of Approved Information Collection, OMB Control Number 1004– 0179 AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: 60-Day notice and request for comments. SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) announces its intention to request that the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) renew its approval to collect helium sales information from helium suppliers. This information collection activity was previously approved by the OMB, and assigned control number 1004–0179. DATES: Please submit your comments to the BLM at the address below on or before August 13, 2010. ADDRESSES: You may mail comments to: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Mail Stop 401– LS, 1849 C St., NW., Washington, DC 20240, Attention: 1004–0179. You may also send comments to Jean Sonneman by fax at 202–912–7102, or by e-mail at: Jean_Sonneman@blm.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: You may contact Leslie Theiss, at 806–356– 1002. Persons who use a telecommunication device for the deaf PO 00000 Frm 00060 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 (TDD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1–800–877– 8339, to contact Ms. Theiss. You may also contact Ms. Theiss to obtain a copy, at no cost, of the regulations pertaining to this collection of information. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: OMB regulations at 5 CFR part 1320, which implement provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. 3501–3521), require that interested members of the public and affected agencies be provided an opportunity to comment on information collection and recordkeeping activities (see 5 CFR 1320.8(d) and 1320.12(a)). This notice identifies information collections that are contained in 43 CFR part 3195. The BLM will request that the OMB approve this information collection activity for a 3-year term. Comments are invited on: (1) The need for the collection of information for the performance of the functions of the agency; (2) the accuracy of the agency’s burden estimates; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information collection; and (4) ways to minimize the information collection burden on respondents, such as use of automated means of collection of the information. A summary of the public comments will accompany the BLM’s submission of the information collection request to OMB. The following information is provided for the information collection: Title: Helium Contracts (43 CFR part 3195). OMB Control Number: 1004–0179. Summary: This collection of information pertains to the Helium Privatization Act of 1996, which provides that only authorized contractors may sell helium to Federal agencies. The BLM uses this information to verify that authorized contractors are in compliance with the Helium Privatization Act. In order to become an authorized contractor, a helium supplier must enter into an In-Kind Crude Helium Sales Contract to purchase from the Secretary of the Interior amounts of crude helium that are equivalent to amounts the supplier sells to agencies of the Federal Government. 50 U.S.C. 167d. Additional information collection and recordkeeping requirements apply to deliveries, purchases, and uses of helium. In the past, the BLM has provided Form 1422X–922 as a convenience for respondents to comply with some of these requirements, but the pertinent regulations do not require that they use that form. In the BLM’s experience, Form 1422X–922 has been of little E:\FR\FM\14JNN1.SGM 14JNN1 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 113 / Monday, June 14, 2010 / Notices practical utility—typically, respondents have demonstrated compliance with the Helium Privatization Act without using the form, and the BLM has found that the form is not necessary in order to collect the necessary information. The BLM is considering eliminating Form 1422X–922, although the BLM will continue to require respondents to submit pertinent information through written or electronic means as required by 43 CFR part 3195. Frequency of Collection: Quarterly, annually, and on occasion. Estimated Number and Description of Respondents: Eight authorized contractors. Currently Approved Reporting and Recordkeeping ‘‘Hour’’ Burden: The currently approved annual reporting burden is 40 responses and 160 hours. Currently Approved Reporting and Recordkeeping ‘‘Non-Hour Cost’’ Burden: $0. The Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. 3501, et seq.) provides that an agency may not conduct or sponsor a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. Until OMB approves a collection of information, you are not obligated to respond. The BLM will summarize all responses to this notice and include them in the request for OMB approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. Before including your address, phone number, email address, or other personal identifying information in your comment, you should be aware that your entire comment—including your personal identifying information—may be made publicly available at any time. While you can ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. Jean Sonneman, Acting Information Collection Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2010–14212 Filed 6–11–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–84–P emcdonald on DSK2BSOYB1PROD with NOTICES Comments on these permit applications must be received on or before July 14, 2010. DATES: Written data or comments should be submitted to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Endangered Species Program Manager, Region 8, 2800 Cottage Way, Room W–2606, Sacramento, CA 95825 (telephone: 916– 414–6464; fax: 916–414–6486). Please refer to the respective permit number for each application when submitting comments. ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Daniel Marquez, Fish and Wildlife Biologist; see ADDRESSES (telephone: 760–431–9440; fax: 760–431–9624). The following applicants have applied for scientific research permits to conduct certain activities with endangered species under section 10(a)(1)(A) of the Act (16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.). We seek review and comment from local, State, and Federal agencies and the public on the following permit requests. Before including your address, phone number, e-mail address, or other personal identifying information in your comment, you should be aware that your entire comment—including your personal identifying information—may be made publicly available at any time. While you can ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Applicant: Barbara A Garrison, Tucson, Arizona. Fish and Wildlife Service [FWS–R8–ES–2010–N119; 80221–1113– 0000–F5] Endangered Species Recovery Permit Applications AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior. 16:40 Jun 11, 2010 SUMMARY: We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, invite the public to comment on the following applications to conduct certain activities with endangered species. With some exceptions, the Endangered Species Act (Act) prohibits activities with endangered and threatened species unless a Federal permit allows such activity. The Act also requires that we invite public comment before issuing these permits. Permit No. TE–053736–1 DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR VerDate Mar<15>2010 ACTION: Notice of receipt of permit applications; request for comment. Jkt 220001 The applicant requests an amendment to an existing permit (March 29, 2002, 67 FR 15222) to take (harass by survey) the southwestern willow flycatcher (Empidonax traillii extimus) in conjunction with surveys throughout the range of the species in California for the purpose of enhancing its survival. PO 00000 Frm 00061 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 33633 Permit No. TE–118641 Applicant: Jodi McGraw Consulting, Corralitos, California. The applicant requests an amendment to an existing permit (April 19, 2006, 71 FR 20121) to take (capture and release) the Zayante band-winged grasshopper (Trimerotropis infantilis) and Mount Hermon June beetle (Polyphylla barbata) in conjunction with habitat maintenance and restoration activities throughout the range of each species in California for the purpose of enhancing their survival. Permit No. TE–107075 Applicant: Steven Powell, San Pablo, California. The applicant requests an amendment to an existing permit (August 9, 2005, 70 FR 46185) to take (survey, capture, handle, and release) the salt marsh harvest mouse (Reithrodontomys raviventris) and take (survey, capture, handle, kill and remove from the wild) the California tiger salamander (Ambystoma californiense) in conjunction with surveys, population monitoring, and habitat enhancement activities throughout the range of each species in California for the purpose of enhancing their survival. Permit No. TE–12537A Applicant: Daniella J. Dekelaita, Monte Rio, California. The applicant requests a permit to take (survey, capture, handle, and release) the California tiger salamander (Ambystoma californiense) in conjunction with surveys and population monitoring throughout the range of the species in Sonoma and Santa Barbara Counties, California, for the purpose of enhancing its survival. Permit No. TE–12511A Applicant: Kathryn M. Allan, San Francisco, California. The applicant requests a permit to take (survey, capture, handle, and release) the salt marsh harvest mouse (Reithrodontomys raviventris) in conjunction with surveys and population monitoring activities throughout the range of the species in California for the purpose of enhancing its survival. Permit No. TE–14231A Applicant: Caesara W. Brungraber, San Diego, California. The applicant requests a permit to take (capture, collect, and kill) the Riverside fairy shrimp (Streptocephalus wootoni) and the San Diego fairy shrimp (Branchinecta sandiegonensis) in E:\FR\FM\14JNN1.SGM 14JNN1

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[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 113 (Monday, June 14, 2010)]
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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[LLNM006220 L99110000.EK0000]


Renewal of Approved Information Collection, OMB Control Number 
1004-0179

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: 60-Day notice and request for comments.

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SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the 
Bureau of Land Management (BLM) announces its intention to request that 
the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) renew its approval to collect 
helium sales information from helium suppliers. This information 
collection activity was previously approved by the OMB, and assigned 
control number 1004-0179.

DATES: Please submit your comments to the BLM at the address below on 
or before August 13, 2010.

ADDRESSES: You may mail comments to: U.S. Department of the Interior, 
Bureau of Land Management, Mail Stop 401-LS, 1849 C St., NW., 
Washington, DC 20240, Attention: 1004-0179. You may also send comments 
to Jean Sonneman by fax at 202-912-7102, or by e-mail at: Jean_Sonneman@blm.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: You may contact Leslie Theiss, at 806-
356-1002. Persons who use a telecommunication device for the deaf (TDD) 
may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1-800-877-
8339, to contact Ms. Theiss. You may also contact Ms. Theiss to obtain 
a copy, at no cost, of the regulations pertaining to this collection of 
information.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: OMB regulations at 5 CFR part 1320, which 
implement provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. 3501-
3521), require that interested members of the public and affected 
agencies be provided an opportunity to comment on information 
collection and recordkeeping activities (see 5 CFR 1320.8(d) and 
1320.12(a)). This notice identifies information collections that are 
contained in 43 CFR part 3195. The BLM will request that the OMB 
approve this information collection activity for a 3-year term.
    Comments are invited on: (1) The need for the collection of 
information for the performance of the functions of the agency; (2) the 
accuracy of the agency's burden estimates; (3) ways to enhance the 
quality, utility, and clarity of the information collection; and (4) 
ways to minimize the information collection burden on respondents, such 
as use of automated means of collection of the information. A summary 
of the public comments will accompany the BLM's submission of the 
information collection request to OMB.
    The following information is provided for the information 
collection:
    Title: Helium Contracts (43 CFR part 3195).
    OMB Control Number: 1004-0179.
    Summary: This collection of information pertains to the Helium 
Privatization Act of 1996, which provides that only authorized 
contractors may sell helium to Federal agencies. The BLM uses this 
information to verify that authorized contractors are in compliance 
with the Helium Privatization Act.
    In order to become an authorized contractor, a helium supplier must 
enter into an In-Kind Crude Helium Sales Contract to purchase from the 
Secretary of the Interior amounts of crude helium that are equivalent 
to amounts the supplier sells to agencies of the Federal Government. 50 
U.S.C. 167d. Additional information collection and recordkeeping 
requirements apply to deliveries, purchases, and uses of helium.
    In the past, the BLM has provided Form 1422X-922 as a convenience 
for respondents to comply with some of these requirements, but the 
pertinent regulations do not require that they use that form. In the 
BLM's experience, Form 1422X-922 has been of little

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practical utility--typically, respondents have demonstrated compliance 
with the Helium Privatization Act without using the form, and the BLM 
has found that the form is not necessary in order to collect the 
necessary information. The BLM is considering eliminating Form 1422X-
922, although the BLM will continue to require respondents to submit 
pertinent information through written or electronic means as required 
by 43 CFR part 3195.
    Frequency of Collection: Quarterly, annually, and on occasion.
    Estimated Number and Description of Respondents: Eight authorized 
contractors.
    Currently Approved Reporting and Recordkeeping ``Hour'' Burden: The 
currently approved annual reporting burden is 40 responses and 160 
hours.
    Currently Approved Reporting and Recordkeeping ``Non-Hour Cost'' 
Burden: $0.
    The Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. 3501, et seq.) provides that 
an agency may not conduct or sponsor a collection of information unless 
it displays a currently valid OMB control number. Until OMB approves a 
collection of information, you are not obligated to respond.
    The BLM will summarize all responses to this notice and include 
them in the request for OMB approval. All comments will become a matter 
of public record. Before including your address, phone number, email 
address, or other personal identifying information in your comment, you 
should be aware that your entire comment--including your personal 
identifying information--may be made publicly available at any time. 
While you can ask us in your comment to withhold your personal 
identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we 
will be able to do so.

Jean Sonneman,
Acting Information Collection Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 2010-14212 Filed 6-11-10; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4310-84-P