Notice of Request for Extension of a Currently Approved Information Collection, 72815 [2012-29526]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 235 / Thursday, December 6, 2012 / Notices Estimated Annual Number of Respondents: 344 county officials are expected to respond each year. Estimated Annual Number of Responses per Respondent: The Act requires only one response for each participating county for each year expenditures are made, except that sixteen counties in western Oregon will respond separately to the DOI and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). Estimated Total Annual Burden on Respondents: The estimated time required for all respondents (344 counties) to collect, prepare and submit the information is 8,256 hours each year. Comment Is Invited Comment is invited on: (1) Whether this collection of information is necessary for the stated purposes and the proper performance of the functions of the Agency, including whether the information will have practical or scientific utility; (2) the accuracy of the Agency’s estimate of the burden of the collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including the use of automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology. All comments received in response to this notice, including names and addresses when provided, will be a matter of public record. Comments will be summarized and included in the request for Office of Management and Budget approval. Dated: November 19, 2012. Calvin N. Joyner, Associate Deputy Chief, National Forest System. [FR Doc. 2012–29484 Filed 12–5–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3410–11–P DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Rural Housing Service Notice of Request for Extension of a Currently Approved Information Collection Rural Housing Service, USDA. ACTION: Proposed collection; comments requested. mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with AGENCIES: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:42 Dec 05, 2012 Jkt 229001 notice announces the Agencies’ intention to request an extension for a currently approved information collection in support of the program for 7 CFR part 1951, subpart F, ‘‘Analyzing Credit Needs and Graduation of Borrowers.’’ DATES: Comments on this notice must be received by February 4, 2013 to be assured of consideration. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Susan Woolard, Community Programs Specialist, Rural Housing Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, STOP 0787, 1400 Independence Ave. SW., Washington, DC 20250–0787, telephone: (202) 720–1506, email: susan.woolard@wdc.usda.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: 7 CFR, part 1951, subpart F, ‘‘Analyzing Credit Needs and Graduation of Borrowers’’. OMB Number: 0575–0093. Expiration Date of Approval: January 31, 2013. Type of Request: Extension of a currently approved information collection. Abstract: Section 333 of the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act (CONACT) (7 U.S.C. 1983) requires the Agencies to ‘‘graduate’’ their direct loan borrowers to other credit when they are able to do so. Graduation is required because the Government loans are not to be extended beyond a borrower’s need for subsidized rates or Government credit. Borrowers must refinance their direct Government loan when other credit becomes available at reasonable rates and terms. If other credit is not available, the Agencies will continue to review the account for possible graduation at periodic intervals. The information collected to carry out these statutory mandates is financial data such as amount of income, operating expenses, asset values and liabilities. This information collection is then submitted by the Agencies to private creditors. Estimate of Burden: Public reporting burden for this collection of information is estimated to average 2 hours per response. Respondents: Public bodies, not for profits, or Indian Tribes. Estimated Number of Respondents: 319. Estimated Number of Responses per Respondent: 1. Estimated Number of Responses: 319. Estimated Total Annual Burden on Respondents: 638. Copies of this information collection can be obtained from Jeanne Jacobs, Regulations and Paperwork Management Branch, at (202) 692–0040. PO 00000 Frm 00003 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 72815 Comments: Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Agencies, including whether the information will have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the Agencies’ 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 Jeanne Jacobs, 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: November 29, 2012. ˜ Tammye Trevino, Administrator, Rural Housing Service. [FR Doc. 2012–29526 Filed 12–5–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3410–XV–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request The Department of Commerce will submit to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for clearance the following proposal for collection of information under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. chapter 35). Agency: U.S. Census Bureau. Title: Boundary and Annexation Survey. OMB Control Number: 0607–0151. Form Number(s): BAS 1, BAS 2, BAS 3, BAS 4, BAS 5, BAS 6, BAS ARF, BASSC–1, BASSC–2. Type of Request: Revision of a currently approved collection. Burden Hours: 169,368. Number of Respondents: 84,464. Average Hours per Response: 2 hours. Needs and Uses: The Boundary and Annexation Survey (BAS) is conducted to provide information documenting the creation of newly incorporated municipalities, minor civil divisions (MCDs), counties, federally recognized E:\FR\FM\06DEN1.SGM 06DEN1

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[FR Doc No: 2012-29526]


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DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

Rural Housing Service


Notice of Request for Extension of a Currently Approved 
Information Collection

AGENCIES: 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 Agencies' intention to request an extension for a 
currently approved information collection in support of the program for 
7 CFR part 1951, subpart F, ``Analyzing Credit Needs and Graduation of 
Borrowers.''

DATES: Comments on this notice must be received by February 4, 2013 to 
be assured of consideration.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Susan Woolard, Community Programs 
Specialist, Rural Housing Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, STOP 
0787, 1400 Independence Ave. SW., Washington, DC 20250-0787, telephone: 
(202) 720-1506, email: susan.woolard@wdc.usda.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    Title: 7 CFR, part 1951, subpart F, ``Analyzing Credit Needs and 
Graduation of Borrowers''.
    OMB Number: 0575-0093.
    Expiration Date of Approval: January 31, 2013.
    Type of Request: Extension of a currently approved information 
collection.
    Abstract: Section 333 of the Consolidated Farm and Rural 
Development Act (CONACT) (7 U.S.C. 1983) requires the Agencies to 
``graduate'' their direct loan borrowers to other credit when they are 
able to do so. Graduation is required because the Government loans are 
not to be extended beyond a borrower's need for subsidized rates or 
Government credit. Borrowers must refinance their direct Government 
loan when other credit becomes available at reasonable rates and terms.
    If other credit is not available, the Agencies will continue to 
review the account for possible graduation at periodic intervals. The 
information collected to carry out these statutory mandates is 
financial data such as amount of income, operating expenses, asset 
values and liabilities. This information collection is then submitted 
by the Agencies to private creditors.
    Estimate of Burden: Public reporting burden for this collection of 
information is estimated to average 2 hours per response.
    Respondents: Public bodies, not for profits, or Indian Tribes.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 319.
    Estimated Number of Responses per Respondent: 1.
    Estimated Number of Responses: 319.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden on Respondents: 638.
    Copies of this information collection can be obtained from Jeanne 
Jacobs, Regulations and Paperwork Management Branch, at (202) 692-0040.
    Comments:
    Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of 
information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of 
the Agencies, including whether the information will have practical 
utility; (b) the accuracy of the Agencies' 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 Jeanne 
Jacobs, 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: November 29, 2012.
Tammye Trevi[ntilde]o,
Administrator, Rural Housing Service.
[FR Doc. 2012-29526 Filed 12-5-12; 8:45 am]
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