Office of Citizen Services and Innovative Technologies; Information Collection; Data.gov Feedback Mechanisms, 59614-59615 [2012-23907]

Download as PDF 59614 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 189 / Friday, September 28, 2012 / Notices apprising their employees of; (1) All hazards to which they may be exposed; (2) Relative symptoms and appropriate emergency treatment; and (3) Proper conditions and precautions for safe use and exposure. B. Annual Reporting Burden Respondents: 563. Responses per Respondent: 3. Hours per Response: .658. Total Burden Hours: 1111. Obtaining Copies of Proposals: Requesters may obtain a copy of the information collection documents from the General Services Administration, Regulatory Secretariat, 1275 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20417, telephone (202) 501–4755. Please cite OMB Control No. 3090–0205, Environmental Conservation, Occupational Safety, and Drug-Free Workplace, in all correspondence. Dated: September 19, 2012. Joseph A. Neurauter, Director, Office of Acquisition Policy, Senior Procurement Executive. [FR Doc. 2012–23902 Filed 9–27–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6820–61–P GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION [OMB Control No. 3090–0284; Docket 2012– 0001; Sequence 14] Office of Citizen Services and Innovative Technologies; Information Collection; Data.gov Feedback Mechanisms Submit comments identified by Information Collection 3090–0284, Data.gov Feedback Mechanisms, by any of the following methods: • Regulations.gov: http:// www.regulations.gov. Submit comments via the Federal eRulemaking portal by searching the OMB control number. Select the link ‘‘Submit a Comment’’ that corresponds with ‘‘Information Collection 3090– 0284, Data.gov Feedback Mechanisms’’. Follow the instructions provided at the ‘‘Submit a Comment’’ screen. Please include your name, company name (if any), and ‘‘Information Collection 3090– 0284, Data.gov Feedback Mechanisms’’ on your attached document. • Fax: 202–501–4067. • Mail: General Services Administration, Regulatory Secretariat (MVCB), 1275 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20417. ATTN: Hada Flowers/IC 3090–0284, Data.gov Feedback Mechanisms. Instructions: Please submit comments only and cite Information Collection 3090–0284, Data.gov Feedback Mechanisms, in all correspondence related to this collection. All comments received will be posted without change to http://www.regulations.gov, including any personal and/or business confidential information provided. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Marion Royal, General Services Administration, Office of Citizen Services and Innovative Technologies, 1275 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20417; telephone number: 202–208– 4643; fax number: 202–357–0077; email address: datagov@gsa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: ADDRESSES: General Services Administration (GSA). ACTION: Notice of a request for comments regarding an extension of an existing information collection. A. Purpose Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act, the General Services Administration will be submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve a previously approved information collection requirement regarding Data.gov Feedback Mechanisms. Public comments are particularly invited on: Whether this collection of information is necessary and whether it will have practical utility; whether our estimate of the public burden of this collection of information is accurate, and based on valid assumptions and methodology; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected. DATES: Submit comments on or before: November 27, 2012. Pursuant to section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the PRA, GSA specifically solicits comments and information to enable it to: (i) 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; (ii) 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; (iii) enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (iv) minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated electronic, AGENCY: srobinson on DSK4SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:28 Sep 27, 2012 Jkt 226001 PO 00000 Frm 00025 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. In particular, GSA is requesting comments from very small businesses (those that employ less than 25) on examples of specific additional efforts that GSA could make to reduce the paperwork burden for very small businesses affected by this collection. What should I consider when I prepare my comments for GSA? You may find the following suggestions helpful for preparing your comments. 1. Explain your views as clearly as possible and provide specific examples. 2. Describe any assumptions that you used. 3. Provide copies of any technical information and/or data you used that support your views. 4. If you estimate potential burden or costs, explain how you arrived at the estimate that you provide. 5. Offer alternative ways to improve the collection activity. 6. Make sure to submit your comments by the deadline identified under DATES. 7. To ensure proper receipt by GSA, be sure to identify the ICR title on the first page of your response. You may also provide the Federal Register citation. Data.gov is inspired by the President’s program for ‘‘Open Government’’ and ‘‘Transparency’’. In response to the President’s direction to improve the transparency of government, the Federal Chief Information Officer (CIO) Council created a Web site/portal that improves public access to a wide variety of U.S. Government data. Data.gov is a publicfriendly Web site that provides descriptions of the federal datasets, information on how to access the datasets, points of contact information, metadata information, interactive datasets, ‘‘Communities’’ areas centered on specific topics, and links to publicly accessible applications that leverage the datasets. This information collection request is being submitted in order to fulfill the public feedback aspects of this important initiative. Data.gov visitors will be provided opportunities to provide feedback and ratings in the spirit of the President’s open government and transparency initiative. Examples of feedback mechanisms are: (1) A five-star rating system to give visitors information about which datasets other visitors found most useful and interesting on the Data.gov Web page, E:\FR\FM\28SEN1.SGM 28SEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 189 / Friday, September 28, 2012 / Notices (2) A ‘‘Suggest Other Datasets’’ entry page for the public to submit ideas for datasets with an optional contact email address provided for those visitors wishing to identify themselves, (3) A ‘‘Contact Us’’ entry page with an optional contact email address for those visitors wishing to identify themselves, (4) Pages for visitors to advise how they leverage the datasets in new and different ways to build applications, conduct analysis, and perform research, (5) Pages for visitors to rate the benefit of the reported new solutions, etc. B. Annual Reporting Burden Number of Respondents: 9882. Total Annual Responses: 9882. Average hours per response: 0.017. Total Burden Hours: 168. Obtaining Copies of Proposals: Requesters may obtain a copy of the information collection documents from the General Services Administration, Regulatory Secretariat Division (MVCB), 1275 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20417, telephone (202) 501–4755. Please cite OMB Control No. 3090–0284, Data.gov Feedback Mechanisms, in all correspondence. BILLING CODE 6820–WY–P BILLING CODE 4163–19–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, HHS. In compliance with the requirement of section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is publishing the following summary of proposed collections for public comment. Interested persons are invited to send comments regarding this burden estimate or any other aspect of this collection of information, including any of the following subjects: (1) The necessity and utility of the proposed information collection for the proper performance of the agency’s functions; (2) the accuracy of the estimated burden; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology to minimize the information collection burden. 1. Type of Information Collection Request: Reinstatement with change of a previously approved collection; Title of Information Collection: Early Retiree Reinsurance Program Survey of Plan Sponsors; Use: Under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (42 U.S.C. 18002) and implementing AGENCY: DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Decision To Evaluate a Petition To Designate a Class of Employees From the Mound Plant in Miamisburg, OH, To Be Included in the Special Exposure Cohort National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: NIOSH gives notice as required by 42 CFR 83.12(e) of a decision to evaluate a petition to designate a class of employees from the Mound Plant in Miamisburg, Ohio, to be included in the Special Exposure Cohort under the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act of 2000. The initial proposed definition for the class being evaluated, subject to revision as warranted by the evaluation, is as follows: Facility: Mound Plant. Location: Miamisburg, Ohio. SUMMARY: srobinson on DSK4SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES [FR Doc. 2012–23913 Filed 9–27–12; 8:45 am] Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request [FR Doc. 2012–23907 Filed 9–27–12; 8:45 am] 17:28 Sep 27, 2012 John Howard, Director, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. [Document Identifier CMS–10408] Dated: September 13, 2012. Casey Coleman, Chief Information Officer. VerDate Mar<15>2010 Job Titles and/or Job Duties: All workers potentially exposed to radioactive materials while working at the Mound Plant. Period of Employment: September 1, 1972 through December 31, 1972, and from January 1, 1975 through December 31, 1976. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Stuart L. Hinnefeld, Director, Division of Compensation Analysis and Support, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 4676 Columbia Parkway, MS C–46, Cincinnati, OH 45226, Telephone 877–222–7570. Information requests can also be submitted by email to DCAS@CDC.GOV. Jkt 226001 PO 00000 Frm 00026 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 59615 regulations at 45 CFR part 149, employment-based plans that offer health coverage to early retirees and their spouses, surviving spouses, and dependents are eligible to receive taxfree reimbursement for a portion of the costs of health benefits provided to such individuals. The statute limits how the reimbursement funds can be used, and requires the Secretary of HHS to develop a mechanism to monitor the appropriate use of such funds. The survey that is the subject of this information collection package, is part of that mechanism. Form Number: CMS–10408 (OCN 0938–1150); Frequency: Yearly; Affected Public: Private Sector: Business or other forprofit and not-for-profit institutions; Public Sector; Number of Respondents: 927; Total Annual Responses: 927; Total Annual Hours: 10,197. (For policy questions regarding this collection contact David Mlawsky at (410) 786– 6851. For all other issues call (410) 786– 1326.) To obtain copies of the supporting statement and any related forms for the proposed paperwork collections referenced above, access CMS’ Web Site address at http://www.cms.hhs.gov/ PaperworkReductionActof1995, or Email your request, including your address, phone number, OMB number, and CMS document identifier, to Paperwork@cms.hhs.gov, or call the Reports Clearance Office on (410) 786– 1326. In commenting on the proposed information collections please reference the document identifier or OMB control number. To be assured consideration, comments and recommendations must be submitted in one of the following ways by November 27, 2012: 1. Electronically. You may submit your comments electronically to http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for ‘‘Comment or Submission’’ or ‘‘More Search Options’’ to find the information collection document(s) accepting comments. 2. By regular mail. You may mail written comments to the following address: CMS, Office of Strategic Operations and Regulatory Affairs, Division of Regulations Development, Attention: CMS–10408/OCN 0938–1150, Room C4–26–05, 7500 Security Boulevard, Baltimore, Maryland 21244– 1850. Dated: September 25, 2012. Martique Jones, Director, Regulations Development Group, Division B, Office of Strategic Operations and Regulatory Affairs. [FR Doc. 2012–23919 Filed 9–27–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4120–01–P E:\FR\FM\28SEN1.SGM 28SEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 189 (Friday, September 28, 2012)]
[Notices]
[Pages 59614-59615]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-23907]


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GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION

[OMB Control No. 3090-0284; Docket 2012-0001; Sequence 14]


Office of Citizen Services and Innovative Technologies; 
Information Collection; Data.gov Feedback Mechanisms

AGENCY: General Services Administration (GSA).

ACTION: Notice of a request for comments regarding an extension of an 
existing information collection.

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SUMMARY: Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act, the 
General Services Administration will be submitting to the Office of 
Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve a 
previously approved information collection requirement regarding 
Data.gov Feedback Mechanisms.
    Public comments are particularly invited on: Whether this 
collection of information is necessary and whether it will have 
practical utility; whether our estimate of the public burden of this 
collection of information is accurate, and based on valid assumptions 
and methodology; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of 
the information to be collected.

DATES: Submit comments on or before: November 27, 2012.

ADDRESSES: Submit comments identified by Information Collection 3090-
0284, Data.gov Feedback Mechanisms, by any of the following methods:
     Regulations.gov: http://www.regulations.gov.
    Submit comments via the Federal eRulemaking portal by searching the 
OMB control number. Select the link ``Submit a Comment'' that 
corresponds with ``Information Collection 3090-0284, Data.gov Feedback 
Mechanisms''. Follow the instructions provided at the ``Submit a 
Comment'' screen. Please include your name, company name (if any), and 
``Information Collection 3090-0284, Data.gov Feedback Mechanisms'' on 
your attached document.
     Fax: 202-501-4067.
     Mail: General Services Administration, Regulatory 
Secretariat (MVCB), 1275 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20417. ATTN: 
Hada Flowers/IC 3090-0284, Data.gov Feedback Mechanisms.
    Instructions: Please submit comments only and cite Information 
Collection 3090-0284, Data.gov Feedback Mechanisms, in all 
correspondence related to this collection. All comments received will 
be posted without change to http://www.regulations.gov, including any 
personal and/or business confidential information provided.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Marion Royal, General Services 
Administration, Office of Citizen Services and Innovative Technologies, 
1275 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20417; telephone number: 202-208-
4643; fax number: 202-357-0077; email address: datagov@gsa.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

A. Purpose

    Pursuant to section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the PRA, GSA specifically 
solicits comments and information to enable it to:
    (i) 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;
    (ii) 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;
    (iii) enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information 
to be collected; and
    (iv) 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. In particular, GSA is requesting comments from 
very small businesses (those that employ less than 25) on examples of 
specific additional efforts that GSA could make to reduce the paperwork 
burden for very small businesses affected by this collection.

What should I consider when I prepare my comments for GSA?

    You may find the following suggestions helpful for preparing your 
comments.
    1. Explain your views as clearly as possible and provide specific 
examples.
    2. Describe any assumptions that you used.
    3. Provide copies of any technical information and/or data you used 
that support your views.
    4. If you estimate potential burden or costs, explain how you 
arrived at the estimate that you provide.
    5. Offer alternative ways to improve the collection activity.
    6. Make sure to submit your comments by the deadline identified 
under DATES.
    7. To ensure proper receipt by GSA, be sure to identify the ICR 
title on the first page of your response. You may also provide the 
Federal Register citation.
    Data.gov is inspired by the President's program for ``Open 
Government'' and ``Transparency''. In response to the President's 
direction to improve the transparency of government, the Federal Chief 
Information Officer (CIO) Council created a Web site/portal that 
improves public access to a wide variety of U.S. Government data. 
Data.gov is a public-friendly Web site that provides descriptions of 
the federal datasets, information on how to access the datasets, points 
of contact information, metadata information, interactive datasets, 
``Communities'' areas centered on specific topics, and links to 
publicly accessible applications that leverage the datasets. This 
information collection request is being submitted in order to fulfill 
the public feedback aspects of this important initiative. Data.gov 
visitors will be provided opportunities to provide feedback and ratings 
in the spirit of the President's open government and transparency 
initiative. Examples of feedback mechanisms are:
    (1) A five-star rating system to give visitors information about 
which datasets other visitors found most useful and interesting on the 
Data.gov Web page,

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    (2) A ``Suggest Other Datasets'' entry page for the public to 
submit ideas for datasets with an optional contact email address 
provided for those visitors wishing to identify themselves,
    (3) A ``Contact Us'' entry page with an optional contact email 
address for those visitors wishing to identify themselves,
    (4) Pages for visitors to advise how they leverage the datasets in 
new and different ways to build applications, conduct analysis, and 
perform research,
    (5) Pages for visitors to rate the benefit of the reported new 
solutions, etc.

B. Annual Reporting Burden

    Number of Respondents: 9882.
    Total Annual Responses: 9882.
    Average hours per response: 0.017.
    Total Burden Hours: 168.
    Obtaining Copies of Proposals: Requesters may obtain a copy of the 
information collection documents from the General Services 
Administration, Regulatory Secretariat Division (MVCB), 1275 First 
Street NE., Washington, DC 20417, telephone (202) 501-4755. Please cite 
OMB Control No. 3090-0284, Data.gov Feedback Mechanisms, in all 
correspondence.

    Dated: September 13, 2012.
Casey Coleman,
Chief Information Officer.
[FR Doc. 2012-23907 Filed 9-27-12; 8:45 am]
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