Notice and Request for Comments, 61813-61814 [2010-25104]

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Bringing computers into the building requires additional security screening. Issued on: September 30, 2010. Ray LaHood, Secretary of Transportation. [FR Doc. 2010–25199 Filed 10–1–10; 4:15 pm] BILLING CODE 4910–9X–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Surface Transportation Board Notice and Request for Comments AGENCY: Surface Transportation Board, DOT. PO 00000 Frm 00122 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 61813 30-Day notice of request for approval: report of fuel cost, consumption, and surcharge revenue. ACTION: As required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. 501– 3519 (PRA), the Surface Transportation Board (STB or Board) has submitted a request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for an extension of approval for the collection of the Rail Fuel Surcharge Report. The Board previously published a notice about this collection in the Federal Register on June 29, 2010, at 75 FR 37,522. That notice allowed for a 60-day public review and comment period. No comments were received. The Rail Fuel Surcharge Report is described in detail below. Comments may now be submitted to OMB concerning (1) the accuracy of the Board’s burden estimates; (2) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information collected; (3) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on the respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology, when appropriate; and (4) whether this collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Board, including whether the collection has practical utility. SUMMARY: Description of Collection Title: Report of Fuel Cost, Consumption, and Surcharge Revenue. OMB Control Number: 2140–0014. STB Form Number: None. Type of Review: Extension without change. Respondents: Class I railroads (railroads with operating revenues exceeding $250 million in 1991 dollars). Number of Respondents: 7. Estimated Time per Response: 1 hour. Frequency: Monthly. Total Burden Hours (annually including all respondents): 84 hours. Total ‘‘Non-hour Burden’’ Cost: None identified. Needs and Uses: Under 49 U.S.C. 10702, the Surface Transportation Board has the authority to address the reasonableness of a rail carrier’s practices. The proposed information collection is intended to permit the Board to monitor the current fuel surcharge practices of the Class I carriers. Failure to collect this information would impede the Board’s ability to monitor the current fuel surcharge practices of Class I carriers. The Board has authority to collect information about rail costs and revenues under 49 U.S.C. 11144 and 11145. E:\FR\FM\06OCN1.SGM 06OCN1 61814 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 193 / Wednesday, October 6, 2010 / Notices Retention Period: Information in this report is maintained on the Board’s website for a minimum of one year and is otherwise maintained by the Board for a minimum of two years. Comments on this information collection should be submitted by November 5, 2010. DATES: Written comments should be identified as ‘‘Paperwork Reduction Act Comments, Surface Transportation Board, Rail Fuel Surcharge Report.’’ These comments should be directed to the Office of Management and Budget, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attention: Chandana Achanta, Surface Transportation Board Desk Officer, by fax at (202) 395–6974; by mail at Room 10235, 725 17th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20503; or by email at OIRA_SUBMISSION@OMB.EOP.GOV. ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:FOR FURTHER INFORMATION OR TO OBTAIN A COPY OF THE STB FORM, CONTACT: For additional information or copies of the Rail Fuel Surcharge Report form, contact Marcin Skomial at (202) 245– 0344 or skomialm@stb.dot.gov, or Paul Aguiar at (202) 245–0323 or paul.aguiar@stb.dot.gov. Assistance for the hearing impaired is available through the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1–800–877–8339. Under the PRA, a Federal agency conducting or sponsoring a collection of information must display a currently valid OMB control number. A collection of information, which is defined in 44 U.S.C. 3502(3) and 5 CFR. 1320.3(c), includes agency requirements that persons submit reports, keep records, or provide information to the agency, third parties, or the public. Under § 3506(b) of the PRA, Federal agencies are required to provide, concurrent with an agency’s submitting a collection to OMB for approval, a 30-day notice and comment period, through publication in the Federal Register, concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension of an existing collection of information. mstockstill on DSKH9S0YB1PROD with NOTICES SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Dated: October 1, 2010. Jeffrey Herzig, Clearance Clerk. [FR Doc. 2010–25104 Filed 10–5–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4915–01–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 19:00 Oct 05, 2010 Jkt 223001 DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Highway Administration [Docket No. FHWA–2010–0131] Agency Information Collection Activities: Notice of Request for Extension of Currently Approved Information Collection Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), DOT. ACTION: Notice of request for extension of currently approved information collection. AGENCY: The FHWA invites public comments about our intention to request the Office of Management and Budget’s (OMB) approval for renewal of an existing information collection that is summarized below under SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. The Federal Register notice with a 60-day public comment period soliciting comments on this information collection was published on July 22, 2010. We are required to publish this notice in the Federal Register by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. DATES: Please submit comments by November 5, 2010. ADDRESSES: You may send comments within 30 days to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, 725 17th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20503, Attention DOT Desk Officer. You are asked to comment on any aspect of this information collection, including: (1) Whether the proposed collection is necessary for the U.S. DOT’s performance; (2) the accuracy of the estimated burden; (3) ways for the U.S. DOT to enhance the quality, usefulness, and clarity of the collected information; and (4) ways that the burden could be minimized, including the use of electronic technology, without reducing the quality of the collected information. All comments should include the Docket number FHWA–2010–0131. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Michael Koontz, 202–366–2076, Office of Natural and Human Environment, Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE., Washington, DC 20590, Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality (CMAQ) Improvement Program. OMB Control Number: 2125–0614. Background: Section 1808 of the Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users of 2005 (SAFETEA–LU) calls for SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00123 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 an Evaluation and Assessment of CMAQ Projects. The statute calls for the identification and analysis of a representative sample of CMAQ projects and the development and population of a database that describes the impacts of the program both on traffic congestion levels and air quality. To establish and maintain this database, the FHWA is requesting States to submit annual reports on their CMAQ investments that cover projected air quality benefits, financial information, a brief description of projects, and several other factors outlined in the Interim Program Guidance for the CMAQ program. States are requested to provide the end of year summary reports via the automated system provided through FHWA by the first day of March of each year, covering the prior Federal fiscal year. Respondents: 51 (each State DOT, and Washington DC). Frequency: Annually. Estimated Average Burden per Response: 125 hours per annual report. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 6,375 hours. Authority: The Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995; 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35, as amended; and 49 CFR 1.48. Issued On: September 30, 2010. Judith Kane, Acting Chief, Management Programs and Analysis Division. [FR Doc. 2010–25182 Filed 10–5–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–22–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Highway Administration [Docket No. FHWA 2010–0130] Agency Information Collection Activities: Notice of Request for Extension of Currently Approved Information Collection Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), DOT. ACTION: Notice of request for extension of currently approved information collection. AGENCY: The FHWA invites public comments about our intention to request the Office of Management and Budget’s (OMB) approval for renewal of an existing information collection that is summarized below under SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. The Federal Register notice with a 60-day public comment period soliciting comments on this information collection was published on July 22, 2010. We are required to publish this SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\06OCN1.SGM 06OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 193 (Wednesday, October 6, 2010)]
[Notices]
[Pages 61813-61814]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2010-25104]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Surface Transportation Board


Notice and Request for Comments

AGENCY: Surface Transportation Board, DOT.

ACTION: 30-Day notice of request for approval: report of fuel cost, 
consumption, and surcharge revenue.

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SUMMARY: As required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. 
501-3519 (PRA), the Surface Transportation Board (STB or Board) has 
submitted a request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for an 
extension of approval for the collection of the Rail Fuel Surcharge 
Report. The Board previously published a notice about this collection 
in the Federal Register on June 29, 2010, at 75 FR 37,522. That notice 
allowed for a 60-day public review and comment period. No comments were 
received. The Rail Fuel Surcharge Report is described in detail below. 
Comments may now be submitted to OMB concerning (1) the accuracy of the 
Board's burden estimates; (2) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and 
clarity of the information collected; (3) ways to minimize the burden 
of the collection of information on the respondents, including the use 
of automated collection techniques or other forms of information 
technology, when appropriate; and (4) whether this collection of 
information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of 
the Board, including whether the collection has practical utility.

Description of Collection

    Title: Report of Fuel Cost, Consumption, and Surcharge Revenue.
    OMB Control Number: 2140-0014.
    STB Form Number: None.
    Type of Review: Extension without change.
    Respondents: Class I railroads (railroads with operating revenues 
exceeding $250 million in 1991 dollars).
    Number of Respondents: 7.
    Estimated Time per Response: 1 hour.
    Frequency: Monthly.
    Total Burden Hours (annually including all respondents): 84 hours.
    Total ``Non-hour Burden'' Cost: None identified.
    Needs and Uses: Under 49 U.S.C. 10702, the Surface Transportation 
Board has the authority to address the reasonableness of a rail 
carrier's practices. The proposed information collection is intended to 
permit the Board to monitor the current fuel surcharge practices of the 
Class I carriers. Failure to collect this information would impede the 
Board's ability to monitor the current fuel surcharge practices of 
Class I carriers. The Board has authority to collect information about 
rail costs and revenues under 49 U.S.C. 11144 and 11145.

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    Retention Period: Information in this report is maintained on the 
Board's website for a minimum of one year and is otherwise maintained 
by the Board for a minimum of two years.

DATES: Comments on this information collection should be submitted by 
November 5, 2010.

ADDRESSES: Written comments should be identified as ``Paperwork 
Reduction Act Comments, Surface Transportation Board, Rail Fuel 
Surcharge Report.'' These comments should be directed to the Office of 
Management and Budget, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, 
Attention: Chandana Achanta, Surface Transportation Board Desk Officer, 
by fax at (202) 395-6974; by mail at Room 10235, 725 17th Street, NW., 
Washington, DC 20503; or by e-mail at OIRA_SUBMISSION@OMB.EOP.GOV.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:For Further Information or to Obtain a 
Copy of the STB Form, Contact:  For additional information or copies of 
the Rail Fuel Surcharge Report form, contact Marcin Skomial at (202) 
245-0344 or skomialm@stb.dot.gov, or Paul Aguiar at (202) 245-0323 or 
paul.aguiar@stb.dot.gov. Assistance for the hearing impaired is 
available through the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1-
800-877-8339.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under the PRA, a Federal agency conducting 
or sponsoring a collection of information must display a currently 
valid OMB control number. A collection of information, which is defined 
in 44 U.S.C. 3502(3) and 5 CFR. 1320.3(c), includes agency requirements 
that persons submit reports, keep records, or provide information to 
the agency, third parties, or the public. Under Sec.  3506(b) of the 
PRA, Federal agencies are required to provide, concurrent with an 
agency's submitting a collection to OMB for approval, a 30-day notice 
and comment period, through publication in the Federal Register, 
concerning each proposed collection of information, including each 
proposed extension of an existing collection of information.

    Dated: October 1, 2010.
Jeffrey Herzig,
Clearance Clerk.
[FR Doc. 2010-25104 Filed 10-5-10; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4915-01-P