Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request, 31964-31965 [2013-12577]

Download as PDF 31964 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 102 / Tuesday, May 28, 2013 / Notices Notice in the Federal Register to addresses how we responded to the MLC NVIC-related comments. ACTION: Information Collection Request Title: Various International Agreement Certificates and Documents. OMB Control Number: 1625-new. Summary: This information collection is associated with the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006. The Coast Guard plans to establish a voluntary inspection program for vessels wishing to document compliance with the requirements of the Convention. U.S. commercial vessels that operate on international routes will be eligible to participate. Need: The information is needed to determine if a vessel is in compliance with the Convention. Forms: CG–16450, MLC Statement of Voluntary Compliance; CG–16450A, Interim MLC Statement of Voluntary Compliance; CG–16450B, Declaration of MLC Part I Statement of Voluntary Compliance; CG–16450C, MLC Inspection Report Respondents: Vessel owners and operators. Frequency: On occasion. We estimate two responses per respondent, one for the Convention application and one for the recordkeeping of Coast Guard-issued documents. Hour Burden Estimate: The estimated burden of this new collection is 4,150 hours a year. Authority: The Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995; 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35, as amended. Dated: May 21, 2013. Paul F. Thomas, Captain, U.S. Coast Guard, Director of Inspections & Compliance. [FR Doc. 2013–12544 Filed 5–24–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–04–P Notice. SUMMARY: The Federal Emergency Management Agency, 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 an extension, without change, of a currently approved information collection. In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice seeks comments concerning submission of application and required documentation for the FEMA Preparedness Grants: Transit Security Grant Program (TSGP). DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before July 29, 2013. ADDRESSES: To avoid duplicate submissions to the docket, please use only one of the following means to submit comments: (1) Online. Submit comments at www.regulations.gov under Docket ID FEMA–2013–0022. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. (2) Mail. Submit written comments to Docket Manager, Office of Chief Counsel, DHS/FEMA, 500 C Street SW., Washington, DC 20472–3100. All submissions received must include the agency name and Docket ID. Regardless of the method used for submitting comments or material, all submissions will be posted, without change, to the Federal eRulemaking Portal at http://www.regulations.gov, and will include any personal information you provide. Therefore, submitting this information makes it public. You may wish to read the Privacy Act notice that is available via the link in the footer of www.regulations.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency [Docket ID: [FEMA–2013–0022] OMB No. 1660–0112] Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:46 May 24, 2013 Jkt 229001 Steven P. Billings, Investigative Analyst, FEMA, Grant Programs Directorate, (202) 786–9516. You may contact the Records Management Division for copies of the proposed collection of information at facsimile number (202) 646–3347 or email address: FEMAInformation-CollectionsManagement@dhs.gov. The Transit Security Grant Program (TSGP) is a FEMA grant program that focuses on transportation infrastructure protection activities. The collection of information SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: PO 00000 Frm 00081 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 for TSGP is mandated by Section 1406, Title XIV of the Implementing Recommendations of the 9/11 Commission Act of 2007, 6 U.S.C. 1135, which directs the Secretary to establish a program for making grants to eligible public transportation agencies for security improvements. Additionally, information is collected in accordance with Section 1406(c) of the Implementing Recommendations of the 9/11 Commission Act of 2007, 6 U.S.C. 1135(c), which authorizes the Secretary to determine the requirements for grant recipients, including application requirements. The program provides funds to owners and operators of transit systems (which include intra-city bus, commuter bus, and all forms of passenger rail) to protect critical surface transportation infrastructure and the traveling public from acts of terrorism, major disasters, and other emergencies. Collection of Information Title: FEMA Preparedness Grants: Transit Security Grant Program (TSGP). OMB Number: 1660–0112. Type of Information Collection: Extension, without change, of a currently approved information collection. FEMA Forms: FEMA Form 089–4, TSGP Investment Justification Template. Abstract: The TSGP is an important component of the Department of Homeland Security’s effort to enhance the security of the Nation’s critical infrastructure. The program provides funds to owners and operators of transit systems to protect critical surface transportation infrastructure and the traveling public from acts of terrorism, major disasters, and other emergencies. Affected Public: State, Local, or Tribal Government. Number of Respondents: 123. Number of Responses: 123. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 5,043 hours. E:\FR\FM\28MYN1.SGM 28MYN1 31965 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 102 / Tuesday, May 28, 2013 / Notices TABLE A.12—ESTIMATED ANNUALIZED BURDEN HOURS AND COSTS Form name/Form No. State, Local, or Tribal Government. State, Local, or Tribal Government. Number of responses per respondent 123 1 123 123 1 123 123 ........................ 123 ............................................. Total number of responses Total annual burden (in hours) 17 TSGP Investment Justification/FEMA Form 089–4. Regional Transit Security Strategy. Total ............................. Avg. burden per response (in hours) Number of respondents Type of respondent Avg. hourly wage rate * Total annual respondent cost 2,091 $29.16 $60,973.56 24 2,952 29.16 86,080.32 .................... 5,043 .................... 147,053.88 Estimated Cost: The estimated annual cost to respondents for the hour burden is $147,053.88. There are no annual costs to respondents operations and maintenance costs for technical services. There is no annual start-up or capital costs. The cost to the Federal Government is $747,877.20. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY the link in the footer of www.regulations.gov. Federal Emergency Management Agency Comments Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Latanya Watson, Program Specialist, FEMA, Grant Programs Directorate, 202–786–9540. You may contact the Records Management Division for copies of the proposed collection of information at facsimile number (202) 646–3347 or email address: FEMAInformation-CollectionsManagement@dhs.gov. Comments may be submitted as indicated in the ADDRESSES caption above. Comments are solicited to (a) evaluate whether the proposed data collection is necessary for the proper performance of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) 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; (c) enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) 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. Dated: May 20, 2013. Charlene D. Myrthil, Director, Records Management Division, Mission Support Bureau, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security. [FR Doc. 2013–12577 Filed 5–24–13; 8:45 am] mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES BILLING CODE 9111–19–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:46 May 24, 2013 Jkt 229001 [Docket ID: [FEMA–2013–0023] OMB No. 1660–0113] Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Federal Emergency Management Agency, 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 a revision of a currently approved information collection. In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice seeks comments concerning the FEMA Preparedness Grants: Tribal Homeland Security Grant Program (THSGP). DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before July 29, 2013. ADDRESSES: To avoid duplicate submissions to the docket, please use only one of the following means to submit comments: (1) Online. Submit comments at www.regulations.gov under Docket ID FEMA–2013–0023. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. (2) Mail. Submit written comments to Docket Manager, Office of Chief Counsel, DHS/FEMA, 500 C Street SW., Washington, DC 20472–3100. All submissions received must include the agency name and Docket ID. Regardless of the method used for submitting comments or material, all submissions will be posted, without change, to the Federal eRulemaking Portal at http://www.regulations.gov, and will include any personal information you provide. Therefore, submitting this information makes it public. You may wish to read the Privacy Act notice that is available via PO 00000 Frm 00082 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 FEMA’s Tribal Homeland Security Grant Program (THSGP) is authorized by Sections 2004 and 2005 of the Homeland Security Act of 2002, as amended by Section 101, Title I of the Implementing Recommendations of the 9/11 Commission Act of 2007, Public Law 110–53, (6 U.S.C. 605 and 606). THSGP provides supplemental funding to eligible Tribes to help strengthen the Nation against risks associated with potential terrorist attacks. THSGP supports building and sustaining capabilities through planning, equipment, training, and exercise activities. This law empowers the FEMA Administrator to make grant awards directly to eligible Tribes and requires the Administrator to accept appropriate application data submitted by eligible Tribes, including: Æ the purpose for which the Tribe seeks grant funds and the reasons why the Tribe needs the grant to meet its target capabilities; Æ a description of how the Tribe plans to implement the grant funds to fill gaps and address needs; Æ an indication of the National Preparedness Goal core capabilities that will be supported Æ an indication of the mission areas that will be supported Æ a budget showing how the Tribe intends to expend the grant funds; and Æ a directly eligible Tribe must provide a copy of its application to each State within which any part of the Tribe is located for review before the Tribe submits such application to the Department. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\28MYN1.SGM 28MYN1

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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Federal Emergency Management Agency

[Docket ID: [FEMA-2013-0022] OMB No. 1660-0112]


Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; 
Comment Request

AGENCY: Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Federal Emergency Management Agency, 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 an extension, without change, of a currently approved 
information collection. In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act 
of 1995, this notice seeks comments concerning submission of 
application and required documentation for the FEMA Preparedness 
Grants: Transit Security Grant Program (TSGP).

DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before July 29, 2013.

ADDRESSES: To avoid duplicate submissions to the docket, please use 
only one of the following means to submit comments:
    (1) Online. Submit comments at www.regulations.gov under Docket ID 
FEMA-2013-0022. Follow the instructions for submitting comments.
    (2) Mail. Submit written comments to Docket Manager, Office of 
Chief Counsel, DHS/FEMA, 500 C Street SW., Washington, DC 20472-3100.
    All submissions received must include the agency name and Docket 
ID. Regardless of the method used for submitting comments or material, 
all submissions will be posted, without change, to the Federal 
eRulemaking Portal at http://www.regulations.gov, and will include any 
personal information you provide. Therefore, submitting this 
information makes it public. You may wish to read the Privacy Act 
notice that is available via the link in the footer of 
www.regulations.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Steven P. Billings, Investigative 
Analyst, FEMA, Grant Programs Directorate, (202) 786-9516. You may 
contact the Records Management Division for copies of the proposed 
collection of information at facsimile number (202) 646-3347 or email 
address: FEMA-Information-Collections-Management@dhs.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Transit Security Grant Program (TSGP) is 
a FEMA grant program that focuses on transportation infrastructure 
protection activities. The collection of information for TSGP is 
mandated by Section 1406, Title XIV of the Implementing Recommendations 
of the 9/11 Commission Act of 2007, 6 U.S.C. 1135, which directs the 
Secretary to establish a program for making grants to eligible public 
transportation agencies for security improvements. Additionally, 
information is collected in accordance with Section 1406(c) of the 
Implementing Recommendations of the 9/11 Commission Act of 2007, 6 
U.S.C. 1135(c), which authorizes the Secretary to determine the 
requirements for grant recipients, including application requirements.
    The program provides funds to owners and operators of transit 
systems (which include intra-city bus, commuter bus, and all forms of 
passenger rail) to protect critical surface transportation 
infrastructure and the traveling public from acts of terrorism, major 
disasters, and other emergencies.

Collection of Information

    Title: FEMA Preparedness Grants: Transit Security Grant Program 
(TSGP).
    OMB Number: 1660-0112.
    Type of Information Collection: Extension, without change, of a 
currently approved information collection.
    FEMA Forms: FEMA Form 089-4, TSGP Investment Justification 
Template.
    Abstract: The TSGP is an important component of the Department of 
Homeland Security's effort to enhance the security of the Nation's 
critical infrastructure. The program provides funds to owners and 
operators of transit systems to protect critical surface transportation 
infrastructure and the traveling public from acts of terrorism, major 
disasters, and other emergencies.
    Affected Public: State, Local, or Tribal Government.
    Number of Respondents: 123.
    Number of Responses: 123.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 5,043 hours.

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                                                 Table A.12--Estimated Annualized Burden Hours and Costs
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                                                                                                          Avg.        Total                     Total
                                                             Number of      Number of       Total      burden per     annual    Avg. hourly     annual
         Type of respondent            Form name/Form No.   respondents   responses per   number of     response   burden  (in    wage rate   respondent
                                                                           respondent     responses    (in hours)     hours)         *           cost
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State, Local, or Tribal Government.  TSGP Investment                123               1          123           17        2,091       $29.16   $60,973.56
                                      Justification/FEMA
                                      Form 089-4.
State, Local, or Tribal Government.  Regional Transit               123               1          123           24        2,952        29.16    86,080.32
                                      Security Strategy.
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    Total..........................  .....................          123  ..............          123  ...........        5,043  ...........   147,053.88
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    Estimated Cost: The estimated annual cost to respondents for the 
hour burden is $147,053.88. There are no annual costs to respondents 
operations and maintenance costs for technical services. There is no 
annual start-up or capital costs. The cost to the Federal Government is 
$747,877.20.

Comments

    Comments may be submitted as indicated in the ADDRESSES caption 
above. Comments are solicited to (a) evaluate whether the proposed data 
collection is necessary for the proper performance of the agency, 
including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) 
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; (c) enhance the quality, utility, and 
clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) 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.

    Dated: May 20, 2013.
Charlene D. Myrthil,
Director, Records Management Division, Mission Support Bureau, Federal 
Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security.
[FR Doc. 2013-12577 Filed 5-24-13; 8:45 am]
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