Extension of Approval of Information Collection, OMB Control Number 1004-0196, 50775-50776 [2010-20244]

Download as PDF 50775 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 158 / Tuesday, August 17, 2010 / Notices to the ADFO, for e-mail distribution, no later than August 24, 2010. Also at the Chair’s discretion, members of the public may present comment at the end of the Public Meeting. Please understand that the Committee’s schedule may be quite demanding and time for public comment may be limited. Minutes Minutes from the meeting will be available for the public review 30 days following the close of the meeting and can be accessed from the Coast Guard Homeport Web site http:// homeport.uscg.mil. Information on Services for Individuals With Disabilities For information on facilities or services for individuals with disabilities or to request special assistance at the meetings, contact the ADFO as soon as possible. Dated: August 5, 2010. J.G. Lantz, Director of Commercial Regulations and Standards. [FR Doc. 2010–20251 Filed 8–16–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–04–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR announcing its intention to request approval to continue the collection of information from operators and operating rights owners in the National Petroleum Reserve—Alaska (NPRA). This information collection activity was previously approved by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), and was assigned control number 1004– 0196. Submit comments on the proposed information collection by October 18, 2010. ADDRESSES: Comments may be mailed to U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Mail Stop 401LS, 1849 C St., NW., Washington, DC 20240. Comments may also be submitted by fax to Jean Sonneman at 202–912–7102 or electronically to Jean_Sonneman@blm.gov. Please indicate ‘‘Attention: 1004–0196’’ regardless of the form of comment. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To receive a copy of the information collection request, contact Barbara Gamble, Division of Fluid Minerals, at 202–912–7148. Persons who use a telecommunication device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1–800–877– 8339, to leave a message for Ms. Gamble. DATES: OMB regulations at 5 CFR 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 given an opportunity to comment on information collection and recordkeeping activities (see 5 CFR 1320.8 (d) and 1320.12(a)). This notice identifies an information collection that the BLM will be submitting to OMB for approval. The Paperwork Reduction Act provides that an agency may not conduct or sponsor a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Bureau of Land Management [LL WO31000–L13100000.PP0000–24–1A] Extension of Approval of Information Collection, OMB Control Number 1004– 0196 Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: 60-Day Notice and Request for Comments. AGENCY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is SUMMARY: Hours per response jdjones on DSK8KYBLC1PROD with NOTICES Information collection (43 CFR) Requirement 3133.4 ........................................................... 3135.3 ........................................................... 3135.6 ........................................................... 3137.23 ......................................................... 3137.25 ......................................................... 3137.52 ......................................................... 3137.60 ......................................................... 3137.61 ......................................................... 3137.70 ......................................................... 3137.71 ......................................................... 3137.84 ......................................................... 3137.87 ......................................................... 3137.88 ......................................................... 3137.91 ......................................................... 3137.92 ......................................................... 3137.111 ....................................................... Royalty Reduction ........................................ Suspension of operations ............................. Notification of operations .............................. Unit designation ............................................ Notification of unit approval .......................... Certification for modification ......................... Acceptable bonding ...................................... Change of unit operator ............................... Certification of unit obligation ....................... Certification of continuing development ....... Productivity for a PA .................................... Unleased tracts ............................................ Notification of productivity ............................ Notification of productivity for non-unit well Production information ................................. Lease extension ........................................... VerDate Mar<15>2010 15:16 Aug 16, 2010 Jkt 220001 PO 00000 Frm 00033 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 number. Until OMB approves a collection of information, you are not obligated to respond. The BLM will request a 3-year term of approval for this information collection activity. 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 our submission of the information collection requests to OMB. The following information is provided for the information collection: Title: Oil and Gas Leasing: National Petroleum Reserve—Alaska (43 CFR Part 3130). Forms: There are no forms associated with control number 1004–0196. OMB Control Number: 1004–0196. Abstract: Frequency of Collection: On occasion. Estimated Number and Description of Respondents: There are 3 operators and owners of operating rights on the NPRA. The information required by 43 CFR part 3130 covers a range of activities, and a specific operator or owner of operating rights might not be required to provide information each year. While the BLM does not necessarily receive each type of information every year, one response annually is estimated for each of the 20 aspects of this information collection in order to analyze the burdens. Estimated Reporting and Recordkeeping ‘‘Hour’’ Burden: The estimated annual burden for this collection is 217.5 hours. The following chart details the individual components and respective hour burden estimates of this information collection request: 16 4 0.25 80 1 4 0.5 0.75 2 2 12 3 0.5 0.5 1 3 E:\FR\FM\17AUN1.SGM 17AUN1 Number of respondents Total burden hours 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 16 4 0.25 80 1 4 0.5 0.75 2 2 12 3 0.5 0.5 1 3 50776 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 158 / Tuesday, August 17, 2010 / Notices Hours per response Information collection (43 CFR) Requirement 3137.112 ....................................................... 3137.130 ....................................................... 3137.135 ....................................................... 3138.11 ......................................................... Inability to conduct operations activities ...... Unit termination ............................................ Impact mitigation .......................................... Storage agreement ....................................... Totals ..................................................... ....................................................................... Before including your address, telephone number, e-mail address, or other personal identifying information in your comment, be advised that your entire comment—including your personal identifying information—may be made publicly available at any time. While you can ask in your comment to withhold from public review your personal identifying information, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. Jean Sonneman, Acting Information Collection Clearance Officer, Bureau of Land Management. [FR Doc. 2010–20244 Filed 8–16–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–84–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Indian Affairs Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Leases and Permits on Trust or Restricted Land; Request for Comments Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior. ACTION: Notice of Submission to OMB. AGENCIES: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) is submitting the collection of information for leases and permits on trust and restricted land pursuant to 25 CFR part 162 to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for renewal. The information collection is currently authorized by OMB Control Number 1076–0155, which expires August 31, 2010. DATES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before September 16, 2010. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments on the information collection to the Desk Officer for the Department of the Interior at the Office of Management and Budget, by facsimile to (202) 395–5806 or you may send an e-mail to: OIRA_DOCKET@ omb.eop.gov. Please send a copy of your comments to Ben Burshia, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Division of Real Estate Services, Mail Stop 4639–MIB, 1849 C Street, NW., jdjones on DSK8KYBLC1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 15:16 Aug 16, 2010 Jkt 220001 2 1 4 80 .......................... Washington, DC 20240; facsimile: (202) 219–1195; e-mail: Ben.Burshia@bia.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ben Burshia (202) 208–7737. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Abstract BIA is seeking renewal of the approval for the information collection conducted under 25 CFR 162, Leases and Permits, for the review and approval of leases and permits on land the United States holds in trust or restricted status for individual Indians and Indian tribes. This information collection allows BIA to review applications for leases and permits, modifications, and assignments and to determine: (a) Whether or not a lease may be approved or granted; (b) The value of each lease; (c) The appropriate compensation to landowners; and (d) Provisions for violations of trespass. Approval for this collection expires August 31, 2010. 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 our 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 PO 00000 Frm 00034 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Number of respondents Total burden hours 1 1 1 1 2 1 4 80 20 217.5 information unless it has a valid OMB Control Number. 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: 1076–0155. Title: Leases and Permits, 25 CFR 162. Brief Description of Collection: This collection of information is being renewed with substantially no change. Generally trust and restricted land may be leased by Indian land owners, with the approval of the Secretary of the Interior, except when specified by statute. Submission of this information allows BIA to review applications for obtaining, modifying and assigning leases and permits of land that the United States holds in trust or restricted status for individual Indians and Indian tribes. The information is used to determine approval of a lease, amendment, assignment, sublease, mortgage or related document. Response is required to obtain a benefit. Type of Review: Extension without change of a currently approved collection. Respondents: Individual Indians and Indian tribes seeking to lease their trust or restricted land and businesses that lease trust and restricted land. Number of Respondents: 14,500. Total Number of Responses: 121,140. Frequency of Response: One approval per lease, other collections occur fewer than once per lease, on average, upon request for modification or assignment or upon a trespass violation. Estimated Time per Response: Ranges from 15 minutes to 3 hours. Estimated Total Annual Burden: 106,065 hours. 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[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 158 (Tuesday, August 17, 2010)]
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[FR Doc No: 2010-20244]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[LL WO31000-L13100000.PP0000-24-1A]


Extension of Approval of Information Collection, OMB Control 
Number 1004-0196

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) is announcing its intention to request 
approval to continue the collection of information from operators and 
operating rights owners in the National Petroleum Reserve--Alaska 
(NPRA). This information collection activity was previously approved by 
the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), and was assigned control 
number 1004-0196.

DATES: Submit comments on the proposed information collection by 
October 18, 2010.

ADDRESSES: Comments may be mailed to U.S. Department of the Interior, 
Bureau of Land Management, Mail Stop 401- LS, 1849 C St., NW., 
Washington, DC 20240. Comments may also be submitted by fax to Jean 
Sonneman at 202-912-7102 or electronically to Jean_Sonneman@blm.gov. 
Please indicate ``Attention: 1004-0196'' regardless of the form of 
comment.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To receive a copy of the information 
collection request, contact Barbara Gamble, Division of Fluid Minerals, 
at 202-912-7148. Persons who use a telecommunication device for the 
deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1-
800-877-8339, to leave a message for Ms. Gamble.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: OMB regulations at 5 CFR 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 given an opportunity to comment on information collection 
and recordkeeping activities (see 5 CFR 1320.8 (d) and 1320.12(a)). 
This notice identifies an information collection that the BLM will be 
submitting to OMB for approval. The Paperwork Reduction Act 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 request a 3-year term of approval for this information 
collection activity. 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 our 
submission of the information collection requests to OMB.
    The following information is provided for the information 
collection:
    Title: Oil and Gas Leasing: National Petroleum Reserve--Alaska (43 
CFR Part 3130).
    Forms: There are no forms associated with control number 1004-0196.
    OMB Control Number: 1004-0196.
    Abstract:
    Frequency of Collection: On occasion.
    Estimated Number and Description of Respondents: There are 3 
operators and owners of operating rights on the NPRA. The information 
required by 43 CFR part 3130 covers a range of activities, and a 
specific operator or owner of operating rights might not be required to 
provide information each year. While the BLM does not necessarily 
receive each type of information every year, one response annually is 
estimated for each of the 20 aspects of this information collection in 
order to analyze the burdens.
    Estimated Reporting and Recordkeeping ``Hour'' Burden: The 
estimated annual burden for this collection is 217.5 hours. The 
following chart details the individual components and respective hour 
burden estimates of this information collection request:

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                                                                     Hours per       Number of     Total burden
    Information collection (43 CFR)            Requirement           response       respondents        hours
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3133.4................................  Royalty Reduction.......           16                  1           16
3135.3................................  Suspension of operations            4                  1            4
3135.6................................  Notification of                     0.25               1            0.25
                                         operations.
3137.23...............................  Unit designation........           80                  1           80
3137.25...............................  Notification of unit                1                  1            1
                                         approval.
3137.52...............................  Certification for                   4                  1            4
                                         modification.
3137.60...............................  Acceptable bonding......            0.5                1            0.5
3137.61...............................  Change of unit operator.            0.75               1            0.75
3137.70...............................  Certification of unit               2                  1            2
                                         obligation.
3137.71...............................  Certification of                    2                  1            2
                                         continuing development.
3137.84...............................  Productivity for a PA...           12                  1           12
3137.87...............................  Unleased tracts.........            3                  1            3
3137.88...............................  Notification of                     0.5                1            0.5
                                         productivity.
3137.91...............................  Notification of                     0.5                1            0.5
                                         productivity for non-
                                         unit well.
3137.92...............................  Production information..            1                  1            1
3137.111..............................  Lease extension.........            3                  1            3

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3137.112..............................  Inability to conduct                2                  1            2
                                         operations activities.
3137.130..............................  Unit termination........            1                  1            1
3137.135..............................  Impact mitigation.......            4                  1            4
3138.11...............................  Storage agreement.......           80                  1           80
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    Totals............................  ........................  ..............              20          217.5
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    Before including your address, telephone number, e-mail address, or 
other personal identifying information in your comment, be advised that 
your entire comment--including your personal identifying information--
may be made publicly available at any time. While you can ask in your 
comment to withhold from public review your personal identifying 
information, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so.

Jean Sonneman,
 Acting Information Collection Clearance Officer, Bureau of Land 
Management.
[FR Doc. 2010-20244 Filed 8-16-10; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4310-84-P