Proposed Collection: Comment Request, 69547-69548 [2012-27983]

Download as PDF pmangrum on DSK3VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 223 / Monday, November 19, 2012 / Notices Estimated Total Annual Burden: 821,640 hours. General Description of Collection: On December 7, 2007, the OCC, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (Agencies) issued the joint final rule entitled ‘‘Risk-Based Capital Standards: Advanced Capital Adequacy Framework’’ (final rule) implementing a new risk-based regulatory capital framework for institutions in the United States. The final rule requires certain large or internationally active banks and bank holding companies to (1) Adopt a written implementation plan, (2) update that plan for any mergers, (3) obtain prior written approvals for the use of certain approaches for determining riskweighted assets, and (4) make certain public disclosures regarding their capital ratios, their components, and information on implicit support provided to a securitization. The Agencies, on August 30, 2012, proposed three rules that would amend this collection: Regulatory Capital Rules: Regulatory Capital, Implementation of Basel III, Minimum Regulatory Capital Ratios, Capital Adequacy, Transition Provisions, and Prompt Corrective Action (77 FR 52792); Regulatory Capital Rules: Standardized Approach for RiskWeighted Assets; Market Discipline and Disclosure Requirements (77 FR 52888); and Regulatory Capital Rules: Advanced Approaches Risk-based Capital Rules; Market Risk Capital Rule (77 FR 52978). An information collection request to revise and rename the collection on the basis of the three rules has been submitted to OMB for review. However, the OCC is proceeding with the renewal process to ensure continuation of the collection in the event that OMB does not act on the OCC’s request to revise the collection prior to its expiration date. Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized, included in the request for OMB approval, and become a matter of public record. Comments are invited on: a. Whether the information collections are necessary for the proper performance of the OCC’s functions, including whether the information has practical utility; b. The accuracy of the OCC’s estimate of the burden of the information collection, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; c. Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; d. Ways to minimize the burden of information collections on respondents, VerDate Mar<15>2010 14:04 Nov 16, 2012 Jkt 229001 including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology; and e. Estimates of capital or start-up costs and costs of operation, maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information. Dated: November 14, 2012. Michele Meyer, Assistant Director, Legislative and Regulatory Activities Division. [FR Doc. 2012–28043 Filed 11–16–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–33–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Office of Foreign Assets Control Designation of an Individual Pursuant to Executive Order 13413 Office of Foreign Assets Control, Treasury. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (‘‘OFAC’’) is publishing the name of one individual whose property and interests in property have been blocked pursuant to Executive Order 13413 of October 27, 2006, ‘‘Blocking Property of Certain Persons Contributing to the Conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo.’’ DATES: The designation by the Director of OFAC of the one individual identified in this notice, pursuant to Executive Order 13413 of October 27, 2006, is effective on November 13, 2012. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Assistant Director for Sanctions Compliance and Evaluation, Office of Foreign Assets Control, Department of the Treasury, Washington, DC 20220, tel.: 202/622–2490. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: SUMMARY: Electronic and Facsimile Availability This document and additional information concerning OFAC are available from OFAC’s Web site (www.treas.gov/ofac) and via facsimile through a 24-hour fax-on demand service, tel.: (202) 622–0077. Background On October 27, 2006, the President signed Executive Order 13413 (the ‘‘Order’’ or ‘‘E.O. 13413’’) pursuant to, inter alia, the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (50 U.S.C. 1701 et seq.) (IEEPA) and section 5 of the United Nations Participation Act, as amended (22 U.S.C. 287c) (UNPA). In the Order, the President found that the situation in or in relation to the Democratic Republic of the Congo constitutes an unusual and PO 00000 Frm 00114 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 69547 extraordinary threat to the foreign policy of the United States and imposed sanctions, and authorized additional sanctions, to address that threat. Section 1 of the Order blocks, with certain exceptions, all property and interests in property that are in, or thereafter come within, the United States, or within the possession or control of United States persons, of the persons identified by the President in the Annex to the Order, as well as those persons determined by the Secretary of the Treasury, after consultation with the Secretary of State, to meet any of the criteria set forth in subparagraphs (a)(ii)(A)–(a)(ii)(G) of Section 1 of the Order. On November 13, 2012, the Director of OFAC exercised the Secretary of the Treasury’s authority to designate, pursuant to one or more of the criteria set forth in Section 1 of the Order, the one individual listed below, whose property and interests in property therefore are blocked pursuant to E.O. 13413. The listing of the blocked individual appears as follows: 1. MAKENGA, Sultani (a.k.a. MAKENGA, Emmanuel Sultani); DOB 25 Dec 1973; POB Rutshuru, Democratic Republic of the Congo; Colonel (individual) [DRCONGO]. Dated: November 13, 2012. Adam J. Szubin, Director, Office of Foreign Assets Control. [FR Doc. 2012–28037 Filed 11–16–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–AL–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Bureau of the Public Debt Proposed Collection: Comment Request Notice and request for comments. ACTION: The Department of the Treasury, 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, Public Law 104–13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A). Currently the Bureau of the Public Debt within the Department of the Treasury is soliciting comments concerning Regulations governing U.S. Treasury Securities—State and Local Government Series. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\19NON1.SGM 19NON1 69548 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 223 / Monday, November 19, 2012 / Notices Written comments should be received on or before January 18, 2013, to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Bureau of the Public Debt, Bruce A. Sharp, 200 Third Street A4–A, Parkersburg, WV 26106–1328, or bruce.sharp@bpd.treas.gov. The opportunity to make comments online is also available at www.pracomment.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies should be directed to Bruce A. Sharp, Bureau of the Public Debt, 200 Third Street A4–A, Parkersburg, WV 26106–1328, (304) 480–8150. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Regulations Governing United States Treasury Certificates Of Indebtedness—State and Local Government Series, Unites States Treasury Notes—State and Local Government Series, and United States Treasury Bonds—State and Local Government Series. OMB Number: 1535–0091. Abstract: The information is requested to establish consideration for a waiver of regulations. Current Actions: None. Type of Review: Extension. Affected Public: State or local governments. Estimated Number of Respondents: 2,000. Estimated Time per Respondent: 13 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 434. Request for Comments: Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology; and (e) estimates of capital or start-up costs and costs of operation, maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information. pmangrum on DSK3VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES DATES: Dated: November 13, 2012. Bruce A. Sharp, Bureau Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2012–27983 Filed 11–16–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–39–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 14:04 Nov 16, 2012 Jkt 229001 DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Bureau of the Public Debt Proposed Collection: Comment Request Notice and request for comments. ACTION: The Department of the Treasury, 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, Public Law 104–13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A). Currently the Bureau of the Public Debt within the Department of the Treasury is soliciting comments concerning the Regulations Governing Book-Entry Treasury Bonds, Notes, and Bills. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before January 18, 2013 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Bureau of the Public Debt, Bruce A. Sharp, 200 Third Street A4–A, Parkersburg, WV 26106–1328, or bruce.sharp@bpd.treas.gov. The opportunity to make comments online is also available at www.pracomment.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies should be directed to Bruce A. Sharp, Bureau of the Public Debt, 200 Third Street A4–A, Parkersburg, WV 26106–1328, (304) 480–8150. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Regulations Governing BookEntry Treasury Bonds, Notes, and Bills. OMB Number: 1535–0068. Abstract: The regulations govern book-entry Treasury bonds, notes, and bills. Current Actions: None. Type of Review: Extension. Affected Public: Individuals or households, businesses or other forprofit, and state and local governments. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 1. Request For Comments: Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the collection of SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00115 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology; and (e) estimates of capital or start-up costs and costs of operation, maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information. Dated: November 14, 2012. Bruce A. Sharp, Bureau Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2012–28046 Filed 11–16–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–39–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY United States Mint Price for the 2012 Limited Edition Silver Proof SetTM United States Mint, Department of the Treasury. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The United States Mint is announcing a price of $149.95 for the 2012 Limited Edition Silver Proof SetTM. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: B.B. Craig, Associate Director for Sales and Marketing, United States Mint, 801 9th Street NW., Washington, DC 20220, or call 202–354–7500. SUMMARY: Authority: 31 U.S.C. 5111, 5112 & 9701. Dated: November 9, 2012. Richard A. Peterson, Acting Director, United States Mint. [FR Doc. 2012–28035 Filed 11–16–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0376] Proposed Information Collection (Agent Orange Registry Code Sheet); Comment Request Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\19NON1.SGM 19NON1

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[FR Doc No: 2012-27983]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Bureau of the Public Debt


Proposed Collection: Comment Request

ACTION: Notice and request for comments.

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SUMMARY: The Department of the Treasury, 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, Public Law 104-13 (44 U.S.C. 
3506(c)(2)(A). Currently the Bureau of the Public Debt within the 
Department of the Treasury is soliciting comments concerning 
Regulations governing U.S. Treasury Securities--State and Local 
Government Series.

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DATES: Written comments should be received on or before January 18, 
2013, to be assured of consideration.

ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Bureau of the Public Debt, 
Bruce A. Sharp, 200 Third Street A4-A, Parkersburg, WV 26106-1328, or 
bruce.sharp@bpd.treas.gov. The opportunity to make comments online is 
also available at www.pracomment.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or 
copies should be directed to Bruce A. Sharp, Bureau of the Public Debt, 
200 Third Street A4-A, Parkersburg, WV 26106-1328, (304) 480-8150.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    Title: Regulations Governing United States Treasury Certificates Of 
Indebtedness--State and Local Government Series, Unites States Treasury 
Notes--State and Local Government Series, and United States Treasury 
Bonds--State and Local Government Series.
    OMB Number: 1535-0091.
    Abstract: The information is requested to establish consideration 
for a waiver of regulations.
    Current Actions: None.
    Type of Review: Extension.
    Affected Public: State or local governments.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 2,000.
    Estimated Time per Respondent: 13 minutes.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 434.
    Request for Comments: Comments submitted in response to this notice 
will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB approval. All 
comments will become a matter of public record. Comments are invited 
on: (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the 
proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether 
the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the 
agency's estimate of the burden of the collection of information; (c) 
ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to 
be collected; (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of 
information on respondents, including through the use of automated 
collection techniques or other forms of information technology; and (e) 
estimates of capital or start-up costs and costs of operation, 
maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information.

    Dated: November 13, 2012.
Bruce A. Sharp,
Bureau Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 2012-27983 Filed 11-16-12; 8:45 am]
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