Extension of Agency Information Collection Activity Under OMB Review: National Explosives Detection Canine Team Program (NEDCTP) Handler Training Assessment Survey (Formerly Named: Graduate Training Feedback Form), 18619-18620 [2013-07047]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 59 / Wednesday, March 27, 2013 / Notices • By email: Scott.E.Hartley@uscg.mil. This notice, is available in our online docket, USCG–2013–0184, at http:// www.regulations.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Scott E. Hartley, ADFO of NOSAC; telephone (202) 372–1437; fax (202) 372–1926; email Scott.E.Hartley@uscg.mil or Commander Rob Smith, Designated Federal Officer (DFO) of NOSAC; telephone 202–372– 1410; fax 202–372–1926; email at Robert.L.Smith@uscg.mil. NOSAC is governed by the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), 5 U.S.C. App. (Pub. L. 92–463) and was established under the authority of Title 6 U.S.C. Section 451 to advise the Secretary of DHS on matters and actions concerning activities directly involved with or in support of the exploration of offshore mineral and energy resources insofar as they relate to matters within Coast Guard jurisdiction. 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To visit our online docket, go to http://www.regulations.gov, enter the docket number for this notice (USCG– 2013–0184) in the Search box, and click ‘‘Go’’. Please do not post your resume on this site. Dated: March 21, 2013. J.G. Lantz, Director of Commercial Regulations and Standards. [FR Doc. 2013–07088 Filed 3–26–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–04–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Transportation Security Administration Extension of Agency Information Collection Activity Under OMB Review: National Explosives Detection Canine Team Program (NEDCTP) Handler Training Assessment Survey (Formerly Named: Graduate Training Feedback Form) Transportation Security Administration, DHS. AGENCY: PO 00000 Frm 00061 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 ACTION: 18619 30-day Notice. SUMMARY: This notice announces that the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has forwarded the Information Collection Request (ICR), Office of Management and Budget (OMB) control number 1652–0041 abstracted below, to OMB for review and approval of an extension of the currently approved collection under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA). The ICR describes the nature of the information collection and its expected burden. TSA published a Federal Register notice, with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments, of the following collection of information on December 13, 2012, 77 FR 74201. No comments were received in response to the notice. The collection involves the electronic submission of numerical ratings and written comments about the quality of training instruction from students who graduate from the Federal Air Marshal Service (FAMS)/Canine Training and Evaluation Section (CTES) Explosives Detection Canine Handlers Course, Passenger Screening Canine Handler Course and the Supervisor/ Trainer Seminars. DATES: Send your comments by April 26, 2013. A comment to OMB is most effective if OMB receives it within 30 days of publication. ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit written comments on the proposed information collection to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, OMB. Comments should be addressed to Desk Officer, Department of Homeland Security/TSA, and sent via electronic mail to oira_submission@omb.eop.gov or faxed to (202) 395–6974. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Susan L. Perkins, TSA PRA Officer, Office of Information Technology (OIT), TSA–11, Transportation Security Administration, 601 South 12th Street, Arlington, VA 20598–6011; telephone (571) 227–3398; email TSAPRA@dhs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Comments Invited In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), an agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to, a collection of information unless it displays a valid OMB control number. The ICR documentation is available at http://www.reginfo.gov. Therefore, in preparation for OMB review and approval of the following information collection, TSA is soliciting comments to— E:\FR\FM\27MRN1.SGM 27MRN1 18620 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 59 / Wednesday, March 27, 2013 / Notices (1) Evaluate whether the proposed information requirement 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; (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 using appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology. mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Information Collection Requirement Title: Handler Training Assessment Survey and Supervisor/Trainer Assessment Survey. Type of Request: Extension of a currently approved collection. OMB Control Number: 1652–0041. Forms(s): TSA Form 1935–1. Affected Public: State and local law enforcement officers as well as TSA personnel who are trained to be TSA National Explosives Detection Canine Team Program (NEDCTP) canine handlers. Abstract: The FAMS/CTES Explosives Detection Canine Handlers Course, Passenger Screening Canine Handler Course and the Supervisor/Trainer Seminars are given to state and local law enforcement officers as well as TSA personnel who are trained to be canine handlers. The state and local personnel participate under agency specific cooperative agreements in that portion of the TSA Grant program administered by the National Canine Program (NCP). The Handler Training Assessment Survey captures from graduating students numerical ratings and written comments about the quality of training instruction at the FAMS/CTES Explosives Detection Canine Handlers Course, Passenger Screening Canine Handler Course and the Supervisor/ Trainer Seminars. The data are collected electronically through the NCP Canine Web site (a secure Web site accessible only by authorized personnel) and provides valuable feedback to the Supervisory Agent in Charge (SAC), CTES instructional staff and supervisors on how the training material was presented and received. The Assessment Surveys are mandatory for students who successfully complete training, but the students may remain anonymous when completing the survey. Once reviewed, the feedback is used to improve the course curriculum and course of instruction. VerDate Mar<15>2010 18:10 Mar 26, 2013 Jkt 229001 Number of Respondents: Average 180 students per calendar year. Estimated Annual Burden Hours: Approximately one hour per participant, 180 hours per calendar year. Issued in Arlington, Virginia, on March 21, 2013. Susan L. Perkins, TSA Paperwork Reduction Act Officer, Office of Information Technology. [FR Doc. 2013–07047 Filed 3–26–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–05–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY U.S. Customs and Border Protection Alternatively, inquiries regarding the specific test or gauger service this entity is accredited or approved to perform may be directed to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection by calling (202) 344– 1060. The inquiry may also be sent to cbp.labhq@dhs.gov. Please reference the Web site listed below for a complete listing of CBP approved gaugers and accredited laboratories.http://cbp.gov/ linkhandler/cgov/trade/basic_trade/ labs_scientific_svcs/ commercial_gaugers/gaulist.ctt/ gaulist.pdf. Dated: March 19, 2013. Ira S. Reese, Executive Director, Laboratories and Scientific Services. Accreditation and Approval of SGS North America, Inc., as a Commercial Gauger and Laboratory [FR Doc. 2013–07094 Filed 3–26–13; 8:45 am] U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security. ACTION: Notice of accreditation and approval of SGS North America, Inc., as a commercial gauger and laboratory. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY AGENCY: Notice is hereby given, pursuant to CBP regulations, that SGS North America, Inc., has been approved to gauge and accredited to test petroleum and petroleum products, organic chemicals and vegetable oils for customs purposes for the next three years as of August 1, 2012. DATES: Effective Dates: The accreditation and approval of SGS North America, Inc., as commercial gauger and laboratory became effective on August 1, 2012. The next triennial inspection date will be scheduled for August 2015. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Approved Gauger and Accredited Laboratories Manager, Laboratories and Scientific Services, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Suite 1500N, Washington, DC 20229, tel. 202–344–1060. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given pursuant to 19 CFR 151.12 and 19 CFR 151.13, that SGS North America, Inc., 925 Corn Product Road, Corpus Christi, TX 78409, has been approved to gauge and accredited to test petroleum and petroleum products, organic chemicals and vegetable oils for customs purposes, in accordance with the provisions of 19 CFR 151.12 and 19 CFR 151.13. Anyone wishing to employ this entity to conduct laboratory analyses and gauger services should request and receive written assurances from the entity that it is accredited or approved by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection to conduct the specific test or gauger service requested. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00062 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 BILLING CODE 9111–14–P United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agency Information Collection Activities: Extension, Without Change, of an Existing Information Collection; Comment Request 60-Day Notice of Information Collection for Review; File No. 70–009, 287(g) Candidate Questionnaire; OMB Control No. 1653–0047. ACTION: The Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (USICE), will submit the following information collection request for review and clearance in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. Comments are encouraged and will be accepted for sixty days until May 28, 2013. Written comments and suggestions regarding items contained in this notice, and especially with regard to the estimated public burden and associated response time should be directed to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Scott Elmore, Forms Manager, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, 801 I Street NW., Mailstop 5800, Washington, DC 20536; (202) 732– 2601. Comments are encouraged and will be accepted for sixty days until May 28, 2013. Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information should address one or more of the following four points: (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary E:\FR\FM\27MRN1.SGM 27MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 59 (Wednesday, March 27, 2013)]
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[Pages 18619-18620]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-07047]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Transportation Security Administration


Extension of Agency Information Collection Activity Under OMB 
Review: National Explosives Detection Canine Team Program (NEDCTP) 
Handler Training Assessment Survey (Formerly Named: Graduate Training 
Feedback Form)

AGENCY: Transportation Security Administration, DHS.

ACTION: 30-day Notice.

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SUMMARY: This notice announces that the Transportation Security 
Administration (TSA) has forwarded the Information Collection Request 
(ICR), Office of Management and Budget (OMB) control number 1652-0041 
abstracted below, to OMB for review and approval of an extension of the 
currently approved collection under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA). 
The ICR describes the nature of the information collection and its 
expected burden. TSA published a Federal Register notice, with a 60-day 
comment period soliciting comments, of the following collection of 
information on December 13, 2012, 77 FR 74201. No comments were 
received in response to the notice. The collection involves the 
electronic submission of numerical ratings and written comments about 
the quality of training instruction from students who graduate from the 
Federal Air Marshal Service (FAMS)/Canine Training and Evaluation 
Section (CTES) Explosives Detection Canine Handlers Course, Passenger 
Screening Canine Handler Course and the Supervisor/Trainer Seminars.

DATES: Send your comments by April 26, 2013. A comment to OMB is most 
effective if OMB receives it within 30 days of publication.

ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit written comments on 
the proposed information collection to the Office of Information and 
Regulatory Affairs, OMB. Comments should be addressed to Desk Officer, 
Department of Homeland Security/TSA, and sent via electronic mail to 
oira_submission@omb.eop.gov or faxed to (202) 395-6974.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Susan L. Perkins, TSA PRA Officer, 
Office of Information Technology (OIT), TSA-11, Transportation Security 
Administration, 601 South 12th Street, Arlington, VA 20598-6011; 
telephone (571) 227-3398; email TSAPRA@dhs.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Comments Invited

    In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 
3501 et seq.), an agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is 
not required to respond to, a collection of information unless it 
displays a valid OMB control number. The ICR documentation is available 
at http://www.reginfo.gov. Therefore, in preparation for OMB review and 
approval of the following information collection, TSA is soliciting 
comments to--

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    (1) Evaluate whether the proposed information requirement 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;
    (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 using appropriate automated, electronic, 
mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms 
of information technology.

Information Collection Requirement

    Title: Handler Training Assessment Survey and Supervisor/Trainer 
Assessment Survey.
    Type of Request: Extension of a currently approved collection.
    OMB Control Number: 1652-0041.
    Forms(s): TSA Form 1935-1.
    Affected Public: State and local law enforcement officers as well 
as TSA personnel who are trained to be TSA National Explosives 
Detection Canine Team Program (NEDCTP) canine handlers.
    Abstract: The FAMS/CTES Explosives Detection Canine Handlers 
Course, Passenger Screening Canine Handler Course and the Supervisor/
Trainer Seminars are given to state and local law enforcement officers 
as well as TSA personnel who are trained to be canine handlers. The 
state and local personnel participate under agency specific cooperative 
agreements in that portion of the TSA Grant program administered by the 
National Canine Program (NCP). The Handler Training Assessment Survey 
captures from graduating students numerical ratings and written 
comments about the quality of training instruction at the FAMS/CTES 
Explosives Detection Canine Handlers Course, Passenger Screening Canine 
Handler Course and the Supervisor/Trainer Seminars. The data are 
collected electronically through the NCP Canine Web site (a secure Web 
site accessible only by authorized personnel) and provides valuable 
feedback to the Supervisory Agent in Charge (SAC), CTES instructional 
staff and supervisors on how the training material was presented and 
received. The Assessment Surveys are mandatory for students who 
successfully complete training, but the students may remain anonymous 
when completing the survey. Once reviewed, the feedback is used to 
improve the course curriculum and course of instruction.
    Number of Respondents: Average 180 students per calendar year.
    Estimated Annual Burden Hours: Approximately one hour per 
participant, 180 hours per calendar year.

    Issued in Arlington, Virginia, on March 21, 2013.
Susan L. Perkins,
TSA Paperwork Reduction Act Officer, Office of Information Technology.
[FR Doc. 2013-07047 Filed 3-26-13; 8:45 am]
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