Notice of Request for Extension of a Currently Approved Information Collection, 36478-36479 [2012-14910]

Download as PDF 36478 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 118 / Tuesday, June 19, 2012 / Notices Notice and request for comments. ACTION: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 this notice announces the intention of the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) to request revision and extension of a currently approved information collection, the Stocks Reports. Revision to burden hours will be needed due to changes in the size of the target population, sampling design, and/or questionnaire length. DATES: Comments on this notice must be received by August 20, 2012 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by docket number 0535–0007, by any of the following methods: • Email: OMBofficer@nass.usda.gov. Include docket number above in the subject line of the message. • Fax: (202) 720–6396. • Mail: Mail any paper, disk, or CD– ROM submissions to: David Hancock, NASS Clearance Officer, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Room 5336 South Building, 1400 Independence Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20250– 2024. • Hand Delivery/Courier: Hand deliver to: David Hancock, NASS Clearance Officer, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Room 5336 South Building, 1400 Independence Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20250–2024. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Joseph T. Reilly, Associate Administrator, National Agricultural Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, (202) 720–4333. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Stocks Reports. OMB Control Number: 0535—0007. Expiration Date of Approval: November 30, 2012. Type of Request: Intent to Seek Approval to Revise and Extend an Information Collection for 3 years. Abstract: The primary objective of the National Agricultural Statistics Service is to prepare and issue State and national estimates of crop and livestock production, stocks, disposition, and prices. The Stocks Report Surveys provide estimates of stocks of grains, hops, oilseeds, peanuts, potatoes, and rice that are stored off-farm. These offfarm stocks are combined with on-farm stocks to estimate stocks in all positions. Stocks statistics are used by the U.S. Department of Agriculture to help administer programs; by State agencies to develop, research, and promote the marketing of products; and by producers to find their best market opportunity(s). The current expiration date for this srobinson on DSK4SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:39 Jun 18, 2012 Jkt 226001 docket is November 30, 2012. NASS intends to request that the survey be approved for another 3 years. Authority: These data will be collected under the authority of 7 U.S.C. 2204(a). Individually identifiable data collected under this authority are governed by Section 1770 of the Food Security Act of 1985 as amended, 7 U.S.C. 2276, which requires USDA to afford strict confidentiality to nonaggregated data provided by respondents. This Notice is submitted in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104– 13 (44 U.S.C. 3501, et seq.) and Office of Management and Budget regulations at 5 CFR part 1320. NASS also complies with OMB Implementation Guidance, ‘‘Implementation Guidance for Title V of the E–Government Act, Confidential Information Protection and Statistical Efficiency Act of 2002 (CIPSEA),’’ Federal Register, Vol. 72, No. 115, June 15, 2007, p. 33362. Estimate of Burden: This information collection comprises 11 individual surveys that are conducted 1, 2, 4, 5, or 12 times a year for an estimated total of 40,000 responses. Public reporting burden for this collection of information is estimated to average 15 minutes per response. Respondents: Farms and businesses. Estimated Number of Respondents: 8,500. Estimated Total Annual Burden on Respondents: 10,000 hours. Copies of this information collection and related instructions can be obtained without charge from David Hancock, NASS Clearance Officer, at (202) 690– 2388. Comments: Comments are invited on: (a) 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; (b) 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; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, technological or other forms of information technology collection methods. All responses to this notice will become a matter of public record and be summarized in the request for OMB approval. PO 00000 Frm 00002 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Signed at Washington, DC, May 30, 2012. Joseph T. Reilly, Associate Administrator. [FR Doc. 2012–14824 Filed 6–18–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3410–20–P DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Rural Housing Service Notice of Request for Extension of a Currently Approved Information Collection Rural Housing Service, USDA. Proposed collection; comments requested. AGENCY: ACTION: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice announces the Rural Housing Service’s intention to request an extension for a currently approved information collection in support of the Single Family Housing Direct Loans and Grants programs. The collection involves the use of Form RD 410–8, ‘‘Applicant Reference Letter.’’ The Form will be used to obtain information about an applicant’s credit history that might not appear on a credit report and to provide clarification on the promptness of applicant’s payments on debts, which enables Rural Housing Service to make better creditworthiness decisions. DATES: Comments on this notice must be received by August 20, 2012 to be assured of consideration. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Migdaliz Bernier, Finance and Loan Analyst, Single Family Housing, Rural Housing Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Mail STOP 0783, 1400 Independence Ave. SW., Washington, DC 20250–0783. Phone number 202– 690–3833; fax number 202–720–2232. Office hours are from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Form RD 410–8, ‘‘Applicant Reference Letter’’. OMB Number: 0575–0091. Expiration Date of Approval: November 30, 2012. Type of Request: Extension of a currently approved information collection. Abstract: The Rural Housing Service (RHS) must, by law, make available to the applicant, upon request, the source of information used to make an adverse decision. Individual references may be solicited with the clear understanding that if the information is used to deny credit the information will be made available to the applicant upon request. Without this information, the Agency is SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\19JNN1.SGM 19JNN1 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 118 / Tuesday, June 19, 2012 / Notices unable to determine if a customer would qualify for services. Estimate of Burden: Public reporting burden for this collection of information is estimated to average 6 minutes per response. Respondents: Individuals and business already extending credit/ financing to Section 502 and 504 applicants. Estimated Number of Respondents: 25,155. Estimated Number of Responses per Respondent: 1. Estimated Number of Responses: 25,155. Estimated Total Annual Burden on Respondents: 2,516. Copies of this information collection can be obtained from Brigitte Sumter, Regulations and Paperwork Management Branch, at (202) 692–0042. Comments srobinson on DSK4SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of Rural Housing Service, including whether the information will have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of Rural Housing Service’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to 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. Comments may be sent to Brigitte Sumter, Regulations and Paperwork Management Branch, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Rural Development, STOP 0742, 1400 Independence Ave. SW., Washington, DC 20250. All responses to this notice will be summarized and included in the request for OMB approval. All comments will also become a matter of public record. Dated: June 11, 2012. ˜ Tammye Trevino, Administrator, Rural Housing Service. [FR Doc. 2012–14910 Filed 6–18–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3410–XV–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:39 Jun 18, 2012 Jkt 226001 ARCHITECTURAL AND TRANSPORTATION BARRIERS COMPLIANCE BOARD Meetings Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board. ACTION: Notice of meetings. AGENCY: The Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board (Access Board) plans to hold its regular committee and Board meetings in Washington, DC, Tuesday and Wednesday, July 10–11, 2012 on the times and location listed below. DATES: The schedule of events is as follows: SUMMARY: Tuesday, July 10, 2012 9:30–Noon Technical Programs Committee 1:30–2:00 p.m. Budget Committee 2:00–2:30 p.m. Planning and Evaluation Committee 2:45–4:30 p.m. Ad Hoc Committee Meetings: Closed to Public Wednesday, July 11, 2012 1:30–3:00 p.m. Board Meeting Meetings will be held at the Access Board Conference Room, 1331 F Street NW., Suite 800, Washington, DC 20004. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For further information regarding the meetings, please contact David Capozzi, Executive Director, (202) 272–0010 (voice); (202) 272–0054 (TTY). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Board meeting scheduled on the afternoon of Wednesday, July 11, 2012 will be webcast live; visit the Access Board’s main Web site at www.access-board.gov for further details. For this meeting session, the Access Board will consider the following agenda items: • Approval of the draft March 14, 2012 meeting minutes (vote) • Technical Programs Committee Report • Budget Committee Report (vote) • Planning and Evaluation Committee Report (vote) • Ad Hoc Committee Reports Æ Ad Hoc Committee on Passenger Vessels (vote) Æ Ad Hoc Committee on Outdoor Developed Areas (vote) • Executive Director’s Report • Public Comment, Open Topics All meetings are accessible to persons with disabilities. An assistive listening system, computer assisted real-time transcription (CART), and sign language interpreters will be available at the ADDRESSES: PO 00000 Frm 00003 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 36479 Board meeting and committee meetings. Persons attending Board meetings are requested to refrain from using perfume, cologne, and other fragrances for the comfort of other participants (see www.access-board.gov/about/policies/ fragrance.htm for more information). David M. Capozzi, Executive Director. [FR Doc. 2012–14914 Filed 6–18–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8150–01–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Bureau of Industry and Security Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; License Transfer and Duplicate License Services Bureau of Industry and Security, Commerce. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Department of Commerce, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. DATES: Written comments must be submitted on or before August 20, 2012. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Jennifer Jessup, Departmental Paperwork Clearance Officer, Department of Commerce, Room 6616, 14th and Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230 (or via the Internet at JJessup@doc.gov). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection instrument and instructions should be directed to Larry Hall, BIS ICB Liaison, (202) 482–4895, Lawrence.Hall@bis.doc.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: SUMMARY: I. Abstract This collection is needed by the Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) to provide services to exporters who have either lost their original license and require a duplicate, or who wish to transfer their ownership of an approved license to another party. Section 750.9 of the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) outlines the process for obtaining a duplicate license when a license is lost or destroyed. Section 750.10 of the EAR explains the procedure for transfer of ownership of validated export licenses. Both activities are services provided E:\FR\FM\19JNN1.SGM 19JNN1

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[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 118 (Tuesday, June 19, 2012)]
[Notices]
[Pages 36478-36479]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-14910]


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DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

Rural Housing Service


Notice of Request for Extension of a Currently Approved 
Information Collection

AGENCY: Rural Housing Service, USDA.

ACTION: Proposed collection; comments requested.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this 
notice announces the Rural Housing Service's intention to request an 
extension for a currently approved information collection in support of 
the Single Family Housing Direct Loans and Grants programs. The 
collection involves the use of Form RD 410-8, ``Applicant Reference 
Letter.'' The Form will be used to obtain information about an 
applicant's credit history that might not appear on a credit report and 
to provide clarification on the promptness of applicant's payments on 
debts, which enables Rural Housing Service to make better 
creditworthiness decisions.

DATES: Comments on this notice must be received by August 20, 2012 to 
be assured of consideration.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Migdaliz Bernier, Finance and Loan 
Analyst, Single Family Housing, Rural Housing Service, U.S. Department 
of Agriculture, Mail STOP 0783, 1400 Independence Ave. SW., Washington, 
DC 20250-0783. Phone number 202-690-3833; fax number 202-720-2232. 
Office hours are from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, 
except Federal holidays.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    Title: Form RD 410-8, ``Applicant Reference Letter''.
    OMB Number: 0575-0091.
    Expiration Date of Approval: November 30, 2012.
    Type of Request: Extension of a currently approved information 
collection.
    Abstract: The Rural Housing Service (RHS) must, by law, make 
available to the applicant, upon request, the source of information 
used to make an adverse decision. Individual references may be 
solicited with the clear understanding that if the information is used 
to deny credit the information will be made available to the applicant 
upon request. Without this information, the Agency is

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unable to determine if a customer would qualify for services.
    Estimate of Burden: Public reporting burden for this collection of 
information is estimated to average 6 minutes per response.
    Respondents: Individuals and business already extending credit/
financing to Section 502 and 504 applicants.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 25,155.
    Estimated Number of Responses per Respondent: 1.
    Estimated Number of Responses: 25,155.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden on Respondents: 2,516.
    Copies of this information collection can be obtained from Brigitte 
Sumter, Regulations and Paperwork Management Branch, at (202) 692-0042.

Comments

    Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of 
information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of 
Rural Housing Service, including whether the information will have 
practical utility; (b) the accuracy of Rural Housing Service's estimate 
of the burden of the proposed collection of information including the 
validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (c) ways to enhance 
the quality, utility and clarity of the information to be collected; 
and (d) ways to 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. Comments may be 
sent to Brigitte Sumter, Regulations and Paperwork Management Branch, 
U.S. Department of Agriculture, Rural Development, STOP 0742, 1400 
Independence Ave. SW., Washington, DC 20250.
    All responses to this notice will be summarized and included in the 
request for OMB approval. All comments will also become a matter of 
public record.

    Dated: June 11, 2012.
Tammye Trevi[ntilde]o,
Administrator, Rural Housing Service.
[FR Doc. 2012-14910 Filed 6-18-12; 8:45 am]
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