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[FR Doc. 2011–33072 Filed 12–23–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–15–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Federal Bureau of Investigation [OMB Number 1110–0047] Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed collection: Applicant Questionnaire: Race, National Origin, Gender, and Disability Demographics; Revision of a Currently Approved Collection; Comments Requested sroberts on DSK5SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES ACTION: 60 day notice. The Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Human Resources Division will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance in accordance with established review VerDate Mar<15>2010 22:00 Dec 23, 2011 Jkt 226001 procedures of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.). The proposed information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and other government agencies. Comments are encouraged and will be accepted for ‘‘sixty days’’ until February 27, 2012. This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10. All comments and suggestions, or questions regarding additional information should be directed to Angela Graham, Human Resources Specialist (Special Projects/Policy), Human Capital Planning Section (HCPS), Human Resources Division (HRD), Federal Bureau of Investigation, 935 Pennsylvania Ave. NW., Room 10975, Washington, DC 20535. To view the proposed collection instrument with instructions, please visit the following link: http:// www.fbi.gov/ fbijobs_proposedcollection.htm. Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the revised collection of information are encouraged. Comments should address one or more of the following four points: (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have a practical utility; (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. Overview of this information collection (1) Type of information collection: Revision of a currently approved collection. (2) The title of the form/collection: Applicant Questionnaire: Race, National Origin, Gender and Disability Demographics (3) The agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the department sponsoring the collection: Form 3–873, Sponsor: Human Resources Division, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Department of Justice. PO 00000 Frm 00098 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 80965 (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Any person registering and/or applying for a position at the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Abstract: The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Management Directive 715 (MD 715), requires agencies to maintain a system that: (1) Collects and maintains accurate information on race, national origin, gender and disability of an applicant/or employee in accordance with 29 CFR, paragraph 1614.601; (2) tracks applicant flow data; and, (3) tracks recruitment activities to permit analyses of these efforts in any examination of potential barriers to equality of opportunity. Agencies must also ‘‘conduct an internal review and analysis of the effects of all current and proposed policies, practices, and conditions that directly or indirectly,’’ related to the employment of individuals with disabilities based on their race, national origin, gender and disabilities. However, an Agency may not collect demographics information, unless it displays a valid OMB control number. In order to comply with MD 715, the FBI is requesting clearance from OMB in accordance with established review procedures of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. Once cleared for use, the revised form will be used to collect race, national origin, gender, and disability demographic information from applicants registering in the FBI’s automated hiring system. All job applicants, whether internal or external, would be asked to complete, on a voluntary basis, an ‘‘Applicant Questionnaire: Race, National Origin, Gender, and Disability Demographics.’’ The FBI must collect and evaluate information and data necessary to make an informed assessment the extent to which the Agency is meeting its responsibility to provide employment opportunities for qualified applicants and employees with disabilities, especially those with target disabilities. (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for or an average respondent to respond: There are approximately 455,937 respondents that submit a onetime completion of questionnaire per respondent for a total of responses with an estimated response time of 5 minutes per response. (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with this collection: There are approximately 37,994.75 annual burden hours associated with this collection. If additional information is required contact: Jerri Murray, Department Clearance Officer, Policy and Planning Staff, Justice Management Division, E:\FR\FM\27DEN1.SGM 27DEN1 80966 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 248 / Tuesday, December 27, 2011 / Notices United States Department of Justice, Two Constitution Square, 145 N Street NE., Room 2E–502, NE., Washington, DC 20530. Jerri Murray, Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice. [FR Doc. 2011–33024 Filed 12–23–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–02–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Federal Bureau of Investigation [OMB Number 1110–0005] Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection: Age, Sex, and Race of Persons Arrested 18 Years of Age and Over; Age, Sex, and Race of Persons Arrested Under 18 Years of Age; Revision of a Currently Approved Collection; Comments Requested 60-day Notice of Information Collection Under Review. sroberts on DSK5SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES ACTION: The Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Criminal Justice Information Services Division (CJIS) will be submitting the following Information Collection Request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance in accordance with established review procedures of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. Comments are encouraged and will be accepted until February 27, 2012. This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10. All comments, suggestions, or questions regarding additional information, to include obtaining a copy of the proposed information collection instrument with instructions, should be directed to Mr. Gregory E. Scarbro, Unit Chief, Federal Bureau of Investigation, CJIS Division, Module E–3, 1000 Custer Hollow Road, Clarksburg, West Virginia 26306, or facsimile to (304) 625–3566. Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are encouraged. Comments should address one or more of the following four points: (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the VerDate Mar<15>2010 22:00 Dec 23, 2011 Jkt 226001 proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques of other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. Overview of this information collection: (1) Type of information collection: Revision of a currently approved collection. (2) The title of the form/collection: Age, Sex, and Race of Persons Arrested 18 Years of Age and Over; Age, Sex, and Race of Persons Arrested Under 18 Years of Age. (3) The agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the department sponsoring the collection: Forms 1–708 and 1–708a; Sponsor: Criminal Justice Information Services Division, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Department of Justice. (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary: City, county, state, federal, and tribal law enforcement agencies. Brief Abstract: This collection gathers data obtained from law enforcement in which an arrest has occurred. (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: There are approximately 18,108 law enforcement agency respondents at 12 minutes for 1–708a and 15 minutes for 1–708. (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with this collection: There are approximately 97,783 hours, annual burden, associated with this information collection. If additional information is required contact: Mrs. Jerri Murray, Department Clearance Officer, Policy and Planning Staff, Justice Management Division, United States Department of Justice, Two Constitutional Square, 145 N Street NE., Room 2E–508, Washington, DC 20530. Jerri Murray, Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice. [FR Doc. 2011–33023 Filed 12–23–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–02–P PO 00000 Frm 00099 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE National Institute of Corrections Solicitation for a Cooperative Agreement—Jail as Part of County Government: Review and Revision National Institute of Corrections, U.S. Department of Justice. ACTION: Solicitation for a Cooperative Agreement. AGENCY: The National Institute of Corrections (NIC) Jails Division is seeking applications for the revision of its Jail as Part of County Government training program. The project will be for a 9-month period and will be completed with the NIC Jails Division. The awardee will work closely with NIC staff on all aspects of the project. To be considered, applicants must demonstrate, at a minimum, in-depth knowledge of: (1) The purpose, functions, and operational complexities of local jails, (2) liability issues common in jails, (3) the nature of the relationship between jail officials and their funding authorities, (4) the challenges inherent in the unique relationship between an elected sheriff and the local funding authority, (5) the resource constraints faced by many local governments and their jails, and (6) strategies for creating a productive working relationship between jail officials and their funding authority. Also, the applicant must demonstrate expertise and experience in developing curricula based on adult learning principles, specifically the Instructional Theory into Practice (ITIP) model. DATES: Applications must be received by 4 p.m. (EDT) on Thursday, January 19, 2012. ADDRESSES: Mailed applications must be sent to: Director, National Institute of Corrections, 320 First Street NW., Room 5002, Washington, DC 20534. Applicants are encouraged to use Federal Express, UPS, or similar service to ensure delivery by the due date as mail at NIC is sometimes delayed due to security screening. Applicants who wish to hand-deliver their applications should bring them to 500 First Street NW., Washington, DC 20534, and dial (202) 307–3106, ext. 0, at the front desk for pickup. Faxed or emailed applications will not be accepted; however, electronic applications can be submitted via http://www.grants.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: A copy of this announcement and the required application forms can be downloaded from the NIC Web site at http://www.nicic.gov/ SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\27DEN1.SGM 27DEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Federal Bureau of Investigation

[OMB Number 1110-0047]


Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed collection: 
Applicant Questionnaire: Race, National Origin, Gender, and Disability 
Demographics; Revision of a Currently Approved Collection; Comments 
Requested

ACTION: 60 day notice.

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    The Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Human 
Resources Division will be submitting the following information 
collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for 
review and clearance in accordance with established review procedures 
of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.). The 
proposed information collection is published to obtain comments from 
the public and other government agencies. Comments are encouraged and 
will be accepted for ``sixty days'' until February 27, 2012. This 
process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10.
    All comments and suggestions, or questions regarding additional 
information should be directed to Angela Graham, Human Resources 
Specialist (Special Projects/Policy), Human Capital Planning Section 
(HCPS), Human Resources Division (HRD), Federal Bureau of 
Investigation, 935 Pennsylvania Ave. NW., Room 10975, Washington, DC 
20535.
    To view the proposed collection instrument with instructions, 
please visit the following link: http://www.fbi.gov/fbijobs_proposedcollection.htm.
    Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected 
agencies concerning the revised collection of information are 
encouraged. Comments should address one or more of the following four 
points:
    (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is 
necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, 
including whether the information will have a practical utility;
    (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of 
the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the 
methodology and assumptions used;
    (3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to 
be collected; and
    (4) Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those 
who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, 
electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or 
other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic 
submission of responses.

Overview of this information collection

    (1) Type of information collection: Revision of a currently 
approved collection.
    (2) The title of the form/collection: Applicant Questionnaire: 
Race, National Origin, Gender and Disability Demographics
    (3) The agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of 
the department sponsoring the collection: Form 3-873, Sponsor: Human 
Resources Division, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Department of 
Justice.
    (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as 
well as a brief abstract: Any person registering and/or applying for a 
position at the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
    Abstract: The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Management 
Directive 715 (MD 715), requires agencies to maintain a system that: 
(1) Collects and maintains accurate information on race, national 
origin, gender and disability of an applicant/or employee in accordance 
with 29 CFR, paragraph 1614.601; (2) tracks applicant flow data; and, 
(3) tracks recruitment activities to permit analyses of these efforts 
in any examination of potential barriers to equality of opportunity. 
Agencies must also ``conduct an internal review and analysis of the 
effects of all current and proposed policies, practices, and conditions 
that directly or indirectly,'' related to the employment of individuals 
with disabilities based on their race, national origin, gender and 
disabilities. However, an Agency may not collect demographics 
information, unless it displays a valid OMB control number. In order to 
comply with MD 715, the FBI is requesting clearance from OMB in 
accordance with established review procedures of the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995. Once cleared for use, the revised form will be 
used to collect race, national origin, gender, and disability 
demographic information from applicants registering in the FBI's 
automated hiring system. All job applicants, whether internal or 
external, would be asked to complete, on a voluntary basis, an 
``Applicant Questionnaire: Race, National Origin, Gender, and 
Disability Demographics.'' The FBI must collect and evaluate 
information and data necessary to make an informed assessment the 
extent to which the Agency is meeting its responsibility to provide 
employment opportunities for qualified applicants and employees with 
disabilities, especially those with target disabilities.
    (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount 
of time estimated for or an average respondent to respond: There are 
approximately 455,937 respondents that submit a one-time completion of 
questionnaire per respondent for a total of responses with an estimated 
response time of 5 minutes per response.
    (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated 
with this collection: There are approximately 37,994.75 annual burden 
hours associated with this collection.
    If additional information is required contact: Jerri Murray, 
Department Clearance Officer, Policy and Planning Staff, Justice 
Management Division,

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United States Department of Justice, Two Constitution Square, 145 N 
Street NE., Room 2E-502, NE., Washington, DC 20530.


Jerri Murray,
Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice.
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