Native American Business Development Institute (NABDI) Funding Solicitations and Reporting: Comment Request, 23331-23333 [2011-9672]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 80 / Tuesday, April 26, 2011 / Notices The purpose of the ICDBG program is the development of viable Indian and Alaska Native communities, including the creation of decent housing, suitable living environments, and economic opportunities primarily for persons with low- and moderate-incomes as defined in 24 CFR 1003.4. The ONAP in HUD’s Office of Public and Indian Housing administers the program. The notice providing information regarding the application process, funding criteria and eligibility requirements, application and instructions can be found using the Department of Housing and Urban Development agency link on the Grants.gov/Find Web site at http:// www.grants.gov/search/agency.do. A link to the funding opportunity is also available on the HUD Web site at http:// portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD?src=/ program_offices/administration/grants/ fundsavail. The link from the funds available page will take you to the agency link on Grants.gov. The Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) number for this program is 14.263. Applications must be submitted electronically through Grants.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Questions regarding specific program requirements should be directed to the agency contact identified in the program NOFA. Program staff will not be available to provide guidance on how to prepare the application. Questions regarding the 2010 General Section should be directed to the Office of Grants Management and Oversight at (202) 708–0667 or the NOFA Information Center at 800–HUD–8929 (toll free). Persons with hearing or speech impairments may access these numbers via TTY by calling the Federal Information Relay Service at 800–877– 8339. Dated: April 20, 2011. Barbara S. Dorf, Director, Office of Departmental Grants Management and Oversight, Office of the Chief of the Human Capital Officer. [FR Doc. 2011–10049 Filed 4–25–11; 8:45 am] srobinson on DSKHWCL6B1PROD with NOTICES BILLING CODE 4210–67–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:09 Apr 25, 2011 Jkt 223001 DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) Scientific Committee (SC); Announcement of Plenary Session Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement (BOEMRE), Interior. ACTION: Notice of Meeting. AGENCY: The OCS Scientific Committee will meet at the Holiday Inn Cape Cod in Hyannis, Massachusetts. DATES: Tuesday, May 17, 2011, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Wednesday, May 18, 2011, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; and Thursday, May 19, 2011, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. ADDRESSES: Holiday Inn Cape Cod, 1127 Iyannough Road, Hyannis, Massachusetts 02601, telephone (508) 775–1153. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: A copy of the agenda may be requested from BOEMRE by emailing Ms. Carolyn Beamer at carolyn.beamer@boemre.gov. Other inquiries concerning the OCS SC meeting should be addressed to Dr. Rodney Cluck, Chief, Environmental Studies Program, Environmental Division, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement, 381 Elden Street, Mail Stop 4043, Herndon, Virginia 20170– 4817, or by calling (703) 787–1656 or via e-mail at rodney.cluck@boemre.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The OCS SC will provide advice on the feasibility, appropriateness, and scientific value of the OCS Environmental Studies Program to the Secretary of the Interior through the Director of the BOEMRE. The SC will review the relevance of the research and data being produced to meet BOEMRE scientific information needs for decision making and may recommend changes in scope, direction, and emphasis. The Committee will meet in plenary session on Tuesday, May 17. The Director will address the Committee on the general status of the BOEMRE and its activities. There will be a presentation on Alternative Energy Programs: Current Status and Next Steps, Updates of Activities Pertaining to the Priorities of the National Ocean Policy, Atlantic Governance Councils (NROC, MARCO), as well as an Update of Ongoing and Future Research Pertaining to the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill. Following these presentations BOEMRE regional officials will discuss their most pertinent and current issues. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00060 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 23331 On Wednesday, May 18, the Committee will meet in discipline breakout sessions (i.e., biology/ecology, physical sciences, and social sciences) to review the specific studies plans of the BOEMRE regional offices for Fiscal Years 2012–2014. On Thursday, May 19, the Committee will meet in plenary session for reports of the individual discipline breakout sessions of the previous day and to continue with Committee business. The meetings are open to the public. Approximately 40 visitors can be accommodated on a first-come-firstserved basis at the plenary session. Authority: Federal Advisory Committee Act, Pub. L. 92–463, 5 U.S.C., Appendix I, and the Office of Management and Budget’s Circular A–63, Revised. Dated: April 14, 2011. Robert P. LaBelle, Acting Associate Director for Offshore Energy and Minerals Management. [FR Doc. 2011–10034 Filed 4–25–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–MR–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Indian Affairs Native American Business Development Institute (NABDI) Funding Solicitations and Reporting: Comment Request Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior. ACTION: Notice of Submission to the Office of Management and Budget. AGENCIES: The Division of Economic Development (DED), Office of Indian Energy and Economic Development (IEED) seeks to spur job growth and sustainable economies on American Indian reservations. The DED created the Native American Business Development Institute (NABDI) to provide tribes and tribal businesses with expert advice regarding economic development matters. In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, DED is seeking comments on a proposed information collection related to the NABDI’s funding of economic development feasibility studies (studies) and long-term strategic, reservationwide economic development plans (plans). Federally recognized Indian tribes, on their own behalf or on behalf of tribally owned business, may apply for the funding by providing certain information. Applicants receiving funding must provide a final report summarizing the progress of and results of studies and plans. This notice requests comments on the information SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\26APN1.SGM 26APN1 23332 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 80 / Tuesday, April 26, 2011 / Notices srobinson on DSKHWCL6B1PROD with NOTICES collection associated with the application and final report. DATES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before May 26, 2011. 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 Mr. Victor Christiansen, Division of Economic Development, Office of Indian Energy and Economic Development, U.S. Department of the Interior, Room 14—South Interior Building, 1951 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20245, fax (202) 208–4564; e-mail: Victor.Christiansen@bia.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: You may request further information from Mr. Victor Christiansen, Division of Economic Development, Office of Indian Energy and Economic Development, U.S. Department of the Interior, Telephone: (202) 219–0739. You may review the ICR online at http://www.reginfo.gov. Follow the instructions to review Department of the Interior collections under review by OMB. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Abstract The DED established the NABDI to provide technical assistance funding to federally recognized American Indian tribes seeking to retain universities and colleges, private consulting firms, nonacademic/non-profit entities, or others to prepare studies of economic development opportunities or plans. These studies and plans will empower American Indian tribes and tribal businesses to make informed decisions regarding their economic futures. Studies may concern the viability of an economic development project or business or the practicality of a technology a tribe may choose to pursue. The DED will specifically exclude from consideration proposals for research and development projects, requests for funding of salaries for tribal government personnel, funding to pay legal fees, and requests for funding for the purchase or lease of structures, machinery, hardware or other capital items. Plans may encompass future periods of five years or more and include one or more economic development factors including but not limited to land and retail use, industrial development, tourism, energy, resource development and transportation. VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:09 Apr 25, 2011 Jkt 223001 This is an annual program whose primary objective is to create jobs and foster economic activity within tribal communities. The DED will administer the program within IEED; and studies and plans as described herein will be the sole discretionary projects DED will consider or fund absent a competitive bidding process. When funding is available, DED will solicit proposals for studies and plans. To receive these funds, tribes may use the contracting mechanism established by Public Law 93–638, the Indian Self-Determination Act or may obtain adjustments to their funding from the Office of SelfGovernance. See 25 U.S.C. 450 et seq. Interested applicants must submit a tribal resolution requesting funding, a statement of work describing the project for which the study is requested or the scope of the plan envisioned, the identity of the academic institution or other entity the applicant wishes to retain (if known) and a budget indicating the funding amount requested and how it will be spent. The DED expressly retains the authority to reduce or otherwise modify proposed budgets and funding amounts. Applications for funding will be juried and evaluated on the basis of a proposed project’s potential to generate jobs and economic activity on the reservation. II. Request for Comments The DED requests that you send your comments on this collection to the location 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 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, PO 00000 Frm 00061 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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: 1076–0XXX. Type of Review: New. Title: Native American Business Development Institute (NABDI) Funding Solicitations and Reporting. Brief Description of Collection: Indian tribes that would like to apply for NABDI funding must submit an application that includes certain information. A complete application must contain: • A duly-enacted, signed resolution of the governing body of the tribe; • A proposal describing the planned activities and deliverable products; and • The identity (if known) of the academic institution, private consultant, non-profit/non-academic entity, or other entity the tribe has chosen to perform the study or prepare the plan; and • A detailed budget estimate, including contracted personnel costs, travel estimates, data collection and analysis costs, and other expenses, though DED reserves authority to reduce or otherwise modify this budget. The DED requires this information to ensure that it provides funding only to those projects that meet the economic development and job creation goals for which NABDI was established. Applications will be evaluated on the basis of the proposed project’s potential to generate jobs and economic activity on the reservation. Upon completion of the funded project, a tribe must then submit a final report summarizing events, accomplishments, problems and/or results in executing the project. The DED estimates that approximately 20 tribes will apply each year, and that DED will accept approximately all 20 into the program annually. Respondents: Indian tribes with trust or restricted land. Number of Respondents: 20 applicants per year; 20 project participants each year. Estimated Time per Response: 40 hours per application; 1.5 hours per report. Frequency of Response: Once per year for applications and final report. Total Annual Burden to Respondents: 830 hours (800 for applications and 30 for final reports). E:\FR\FM\26APN1.SGM 26APN1 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 80 / Tuesday, April 26, 2011 / Notices Dated: April 11, 2011. Alvin Foster, Acting Chief Information Officer—Indian Affairs. [FR Doc. 2011–9672 Filed 4–20–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–4J–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [LLID9570000.LL14200000.BJ0000] Idaho: Filing of Plats of Survey Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of Filing of Plats of Surveys. AGENCY: The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has officially filed the plats of survey of the lands described below in the BLM Idaho State Office, Boise, Idaho, effective 9:00 a.m., on the dates specified. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Bureau of Land Management, 1387 South Vinnell Way, Boise, Idaho 83709– 1657. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: These surveys were executed at the request of the Bureau of Land Management to meet their administrative needs. The lands surveyed are: The plat constituting the dependent resurvey of a portion of the subdivisional lines and a portion of Mineral Survey No. 3412, and the metes-and-bounds survey of lots 2, 7, 9, 13 and 20, in section 9, T. 24 N., R. 5 E. of the Boise Meridian, Idaho, Group Number 1293, was accepted January 6, 2011. The plat constituting the entire survey record of the dependent resurvey of portions of the Third Standard Parallel North (north boundary) and subdivisional lines, and the subdivision of section 2, T. 12 N., R. 38 E., Boise Meridian, Idaho, Group Number 1303, was accepted January 20, 2011. The plat constituting the dependent resurvey of a portion of the west boundary and subdivisional lines, and the dependent resurvey of the Gem Mill Site, Mineral Survey No. 1949 B, located in the NE1⁄4 NW1⁄4 of section 30, T. 22 N., R. 24 E., of the Boise Meridian, Idaho, Group Number 1306, was accepted January 27, 2011. The plat constituting the dependent resurvey of portions of the south boundary and subdivisional lines, and the subdivision of sections 32, 33, and 34, T. 15 S., R. 35 E., of the Boise Meridian, Idaho, Group Number 1298, was accepted February 3, 2011. srobinson on DSKHWCL6B1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:41 Apr 25, 2011 Jkt 223001 The plat constituting the dependent resurvey of a portion of the subdivisional lines, and the subdivision of sections 13 and 24, T. 1 N., R. 18 E., of the Boise Meridian, Idaho, Group Number 1307, was accepted February 10, 2011. The plat representing the dependent resurvey and subdivision of sections 22 and 24, T. 13 N., R. 38 E., Boise Meridian, Idaho, Group Number 1311, was accepted March 11, 2011. The supplemental plat in sections 27, 30, and 34, T. 3 N., R. 16 E., Boise Meridian, Idaho, Group Number 1340, accepted March 14, 2011. The plat constituting the entire survey record of the dependent resurvey of a portion of Mineral Survey Number 3068A and B, in section 25, T. 4 N., R. 18 E., Boise Meridian, Idaho, Group Number 1304, was accepted March 29, 2011. The plat representing the dependent resurvey of portions of the east boundary, subdivisional lines, and 1894 meanders of the North Fork of the Payette River in sections 12 and 13, and the subdivision of sections 12, 13, and 24, and the survey of a portion of the 1998 and 2007–2009 right bank meanders of the North Fork of the Payette River, the survey of certain islands in the North Fork of the Payette River in sections 12 and 13, the survey of the 2007–2009 informative traverse of portions of the right bank of the North Fork of the Payette River in sections 12 and 13, and the survey of a 1998 and 2007–2009 partition line in section 13, T. 17 N., R. 2 E., Boise Meridian, Idaho, Group Number 1252, was accepted February 24, 2011. SUMMARY: For Group Number 1252: The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will file the plat of survey of the lands described above in the BLM Idaho State Office, Boise, Idaho 30 days from the date of publication in the Federal Register. These surveys were executed at the request of the Bureau of Indian Affairs to meet their administrative needs. The lands surveyed are: The plat representing the dependent resurvey of portions of the 7th Standard Parallel North (north boundary), the Boise Meridian (west boundary), and subdivisional lines, and the subdivision of sections 5, 6, 7, 8, 17, 18, 20, 21, 29, and 32, T. 35 N., R. 1 E., Boise Meridian, Idaho, Group Number 1233, was accepted February 24, 2011. The plat constituting the dependent resurvey of a portion of the subdivision in section 27, in T. 35 N., R. 4 W., of the Boise Meridian, Idaho, Group Number 1302, was accepted February 25, 2011. PO 00000 Frm 00062 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 23333 The supplemental plat in sections 10 and 11, T. 2 S., R. 37 E., Boise Meridian, Idaho, Group 1268, accepted March 15, 2011. Dated: April 15, 2011. Stanley G. French, Chief Cadastral Surveyor for Idaho. [FR Doc. 2011–10001 Filed 4–25–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–GG–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [LLWY920000 L14300000.ET0000; WYW 115104] Notice of Proposed Withdrawal Extension and Opportunity for Public Meeting; Wyoming Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Forest Service has filed an application with the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) that proposes to extend the duration of Public Land Order (PLO) No. 6886 for an additional 20-year term. PLO No. 6886 withdrew approximately 21,636.29 acres of National Forest System land from location and entry under the United States mining laws to protect unique topographic characteristics and recreation values of the Snowy Range Area. The withdrawal created by PLO No. 6886 will expire on October 7, 2011, unless extended. This notice also gives an opportunity for the public to comment on the proposed action and announces the date, time, and location of a public meeting. DATES: Comments must be received by July 25, 2011. ADDRESSES: Comments should be sent to the Forest Supervisor, U.S. Forest Service, Region 2, 2468 Jackson Street, Laramie, Wyoming 82070 or the Wyoming State Director, Bureau of Land Management, 5353 Yellowstone Road, Cheyenne, Wyoming 82009. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mary Sanderson, U.S. Forest Service, Region 2, Supervisors Office, 2468 Jackson Street, Laramie, Wyoming 82070, 307–745–2363, or e-mail msanderson@fs.fed.us, or Janelle Wrigley, Bureau Land Management, Wyoming State Office, 5353 Yellowstone Road, Cheyenne, Wyoming 82009, 307–775–6257, or e-mail Janelle_Wrigley@blm.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The USDA Forest Service filed an application requesting that the Department of the SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\26APN1.SGM 26APN1

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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Indian Affairs


Native American Business Development Institute (NABDI) Funding 
Solicitations and Reporting: Comment Request

AGENCIES: Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of Submission to the Office of Management and Budget.

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SUMMARY: The Division of Economic Development (DED), Office of Indian 
Energy and Economic Development (IEED) seeks to spur job growth and 
sustainable economies on American Indian reservations. The DED created 
the Native American Business Development Institute (NABDI) to provide 
tribes and tribal businesses with expert advice regarding economic 
development matters. In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 
1995, DED is seeking comments on a proposed information collection 
related to the NABDI's funding of economic development feasibility 
studies (studies) and long-term strategic, reservation-wide economic 
development plans (plans). Federally recognized Indian tribes, on their 
own behalf or on behalf of tribally owned business, may apply for the 
funding by providing certain information. Applicants receiving funding 
must provide a final report summarizing the progress of and results of 
studies and plans. This notice requests comments on the information

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collection associated with the application and final report.

DATES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before 
May 26, 2011.

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 Mr. Victor Christiansen, Division of Economic Development, 
Office of Indian Energy and Economic Development, U.S. Department of 
the Interior, Room 14--South Interior Building, 1951 Constitution 
Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20245, fax (202) 208-4564; e-mail: 
Victor.Christiansen@bia.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: You may request further information 
from Mr. Victor Christiansen, Division of Economic Development, Office 
of Indian Energy and Economic Development, U.S. Department of the 
Interior, Telephone: (202) 219-0739. You may review the ICR online at 
http://www.reginfo.gov. Follow the instructions to review Department of 
the Interior collections under review by OMB.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

I. Abstract

    The DED established the NABDI to provide technical assistance 
funding to federally recognized American Indian tribes seeking to 
retain universities and colleges, private consulting firms, non-
academic/non-profit entities, or others to prepare studies of economic 
development opportunities or plans. These studies and plans will 
empower American Indian tribes and tribal businesses to make informed 
decisions regarding their economic futures. Studies may concern the 
viability of an economic development project or business or the 
practicality of a technology a tribe may choose to pursue. The DED will 
specifically exclude from consideration proposals for research and 
development projects, requests for funding of salaries for tribal 
government personnel, funding to pay legal fees, and requests for 
funding for the purchase or lease of structures, machinery, hardware or 
other capital items. Plans may encompass future periods of five years 
or more and include one or more economic development factors including 
but not limited to land and retail use, industrial development, 
tourism, energy, resource development and transportation.
    This is an annual program whose primary objective is to create jobs 
and foster economic activity within tribal communities. The DED will 
administer the program within IEED; and studies and plans as described 
herein will be the sole discretionary projects DED will consider or 
fund absent a competitive bidding process. When funding is available, 
DED will solicit proposals for studies and plans. To receive these 
funds, tribes may use the contracting mechanism established by Public 
Law 93-638, the Indian Self-Determination Act or may obtain adjustments 
to their funding from the Office of Self-Governance. See 25 U.S.C. 450 
et seq.
    Interested applicants must submit a tribal resolution requesting 
funding, a statement of work describing the project for which the study 
is requested or the scope of the plan envisioned, the identity of the 
academic institution or other entity the applicant wishes to retain (if 
known) and a budget indicating the funding amount requested and how it 
will be spent. The DED expressly retains the authority to reduce or 
otherwise modify proposed budgets and funding amounts.
    Applications for funding will be juried and evaluated on the basis 
of a proposed project's potential to generate jobs and economic 
activity on the reservation.

II. Request for Comments

    The DED requests that you send your comments on this collection to 
the location 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 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: 1076-0XXX.
    Type of Review: New.
    Title: Native American Business Development Institute (NABDI) 
Funding Solicitations and Reporting.
    Brief Description of Collection: Indian tribes that would like to 
apply for NABDI funding must submit an application that includes 
certain information. A complete application must contain:
     A duly-enacted, signed resolution of the governing body of 
the tribe;
     A proposal describing the planned activities and 
deliverable products; and
     The identity (if known) of the academic institution, 
private consultant, non-profit/non-academic entity, or other entity the 
tribe has chosen to perform the study or prepare the plan; and
     A detailed budget estimate, including contracted personnel 
costs, travel estimates, data collection and analysis costs, and other 
expenses, though DED reserves authority to reduce or otherwise modify 
this budget.
    The DED requires this information to ensure that it provides 
funding only to those projects that meet the economic development and 
job creation goals for which NABDI was established. Applications will 
be evaluated on the basis of the proposed project's potential to 
generate jobs and economic activity on the reservation. Upon completion 
of the funded project, a tribe must then submit a final report 
summarizing events, accomplishments, problems and/or results in 
executing the project. The DED estimates that approximately 20 tribes 
will apply each year, and that DED will accept approximately all 20 
into the program annually.
    Respondents: Indian tribes with trust or restricted land.
    Number of Respondents: 20 applicants per year; 20 project 
participants each year.
    Estimated Time per Response: 40 hours per application; 1.5 hours 
per report.
    Frequency of Response: Once per year for applications and final 
report.
    Total Annual Burden to Respondents: 830 hours (800 for applications 
and 30 for final reports).


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    Dated: April 11, 2011.
Alvin Foster,
Acting Chief Information Officer--Indian Affairs.
[FR Doc. 2011-9672 Filed 4-20-11; 8:45 am]
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