Scientific Earthquake Studies Advisory Committee, 19004 [2013-07133]

Download as PDF 19004 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 60 / Thursday, March 28, 2013 / Notices of availability. Instead, we are only including the complete list of references at the end of the draft revised SARs, which is available to the public through the Government’s regulations portal and our own Web pages (see ADDRESSES section above). Dated: March 22, 2013. David J. Newman, U.S. Geological Survey Federal Register Liaison. [FR Doc. 2013–07133 Filed 3–27–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4311–AM–P Authority DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR The authority for this action is the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972, as amended (16 U.S.C. 1361 et al.). Bureau of Indian Affairs Dated: March 14, 2013. Stephen Guertin, Deputy Director, Fish and Wildlife Service. Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior. ACTION: Notice of request for comments. AGENCY: [FR Doc. 2013–07157 Filed 3–27–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–55–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR U.S. Geological Survey [GX13GG009950000] Scientific Earthquake Studies Advisory Committee AGENCY: ACTION: U.S. Geological Survey. Notice of meeting. Pursuant to Public Law 106– 503, the Scientific Earthquake Studies Advisory Committee (SESAC) will hold its next meeting at the Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology, 1200 New York Avenue, Suite 400, Washington, DC 20005. The Committee is comprised of members from academia, industry, and State government. The Committee shall advise the Director of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) on matters relating to the USGS’s participation in the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program. The Committee will receive reports on the status of activities of the Program and progress toward Program goals and objectives. The Committee will assess this information and provide guidance on the future undertakings and direction of the Earthquake Hazards Program. Focus topics for this meeting include induced seismicity, earthquake early warning and international activities. Meetings of the Scientific Earthquake Studies Advisory Committee are open to the public. mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: April 4–5, 2013, commencing at 8:30 a.m. on the first day and adjourning at Noon on April 5, 2013. Contact: Dr. William Leith, U.S. Geological Survey, MS 905, 12201 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, Virginia 20192, (703) 648–6786, wleith@usgs.gov. DATES: VerDate Mar<15>2010 20:20 Mar 27, 2013 Jkt 229001 Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Acquisition of Trust Land SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Bureau of Indian Affairs is seeking comments on the renewal of Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for the collection of information for Acquisition of Trust Land authorized by OMB Control Number 1076–0100. This information collection expires July 31, 2013. DATES: Submit comments on or before May 28, 2013. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments on the information collection to Matthew Kirkland, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Division of Real Estate Services, MS–4639–MIB, 1849 C Street NW., Washington, DC 20240; facsimile: (202) 219–1065; email: Matthew.Kirkland@bia.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Matthew Kirkland, (202) 208–3615. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Abstract The Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) is seeking renewal of the approval for the information collection conducted under 25 CFR 151, Land Acquisitions, for the United States to take land into trust for individual Indians and Indian tribes. This information collection allows BIA to review applications for compliance with regulatory and statutory requirements. No specific form is used. No third party notification or public disclosure burden is associated with this collection. II. Request for Comments The Bureau of Indian Affairs requests your comments on this collection concerning: (a) The necessity of this information collection 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 (hours and cost) PO 00000 Frm 00051 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 of the collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (c) Ways we could enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) Ways we could minimize the burden of the collection of the information on the respondents. Please note that an agency may not conduct or sponsor, and an individual need not respond to, a collection of information unless it has a valid OMB Control Number. It is our policy to make all comments available to the public for review at the location listed in the ADDRESSES section. Before including your address, phone number, email address or other personal identifying information in your comment, you should be aware that your entire comment—including your personal identifying information—may be made publicly available at any time. While you can ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. III. Data OMB Control Number: 1076–0100. Title: Acquisition of Trust Land, 25 CFR 151. Brief Description of Collection: Submission of this information allows Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) to review applications for the acquisition of land into trust status by the United States on behalf of individual Indians and Indian tribes, pursuant to 25 CFR 151. The information also allows the Secretary to comply with the National Environmental Policy Act and to determine if title to the subject property is marketable and unencumbered. No specific form is used, but respondents supply information and data in accordance with 25 CFR 151, so that BIA may make an evaluation and determination on the application. Response is required to obtain a benefit. Type of Review: Extension without change of currently approved collection. Respondents: Individual Indians and Indian tribes seeking acquisition of land into trust status. Number of Respondents: 1,000. Number of Responses: 1,000. Frequency of Response: Once per each tract of land to be acquired. Estimated Time per Response: Ranges from 60 to 110 hours. Estimated Total Annual Hour Burden: 67,800 hours. E:\FR\FM\28MRN1.SGM 28MRN1

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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

U.S. Geological Survey

[GX13GG009950000]


Scientific Earthquake Studies Advisory Committee

AGENCY: U.S. Geological Survey.

ACTION: Notice of meeting.

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SUMMARY: Pursuant to Public Law 106-503, the Scientific Earthquake 
Studies Advisory Committee (SESAC) will hold its next meeting at the 
Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology, 1200 New York 
Avenue, Suite 400, Washington, DC 20005. The Committee is comprised of 
members from academia, industry, and State government. The Committee 
shall advise the Director of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) on 
matters relating to the USGS's participation in the National Earthquake 
Hazards Reduction Program.
    The Committee will receive reports on the status of activities of 
the Program and progress toward Program goals and objectives. The 
Committee will assess this information and provide guidance on the 
future undertakings and direction of the Earthquake Hazards Program. 
Focus topics for this meeting include induced seismicity, earthquake 
early warning and international activities.
    Meetings of the Scientific Earthquake Studies Advisory Committee 
are open to the public.

DATES: April 4-5, 2013, commencing at 8:30 a.m. on the first day and 
adjourning at Noon on April 5, 2013.
    Contact: Dr. William Leith, U.S. Geological Survey, MS 905, 12201 
Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, Virginia 20192, (703) 648-6786, 
wleith@usgs.gov.

    Dated: March 22, 2013.
David J. Newman,
U.S. Geological Survey Federal Register Liaison.
[FR Doc. 2013-07133 Filed 3-27-13; 8:45 am]
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