Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request, 35296-35297 [2013-13922]

Download as PDF 35296 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 113 / Wednesday, June 12, 2013 / Notices mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES be used to validate training providers and certification owners before uploading their training course or certification information to the Training Catalog. The information will be completely collected via electronic means. Collection will be exchanged between the public and DHS CEO via email (niccs@hq.dhs.gov). All information collected from the NICCS Cybersecurity Training Course Form and the follow-on NICCS Cybersecurity Training Course Web Form will be stored in the publicly accessible NICCS Cybersecurity Training and Education Catalog (https:// nics.us-cert.gov/training/training-home). The NICCS Cybersecurity Certification Form and follow-on NICCS Cybersecurity Certification Web Form will also be stored in the publicly accessible NICCS Cybersecurity Training and Education Catalog (https:// nics.us-cert.gov/training/training-home). The NICCS SO will electronically store information collected via the NICCS Vetting Criteria Form. This information will not be publicly accessible. The Office of Management and Budget is particularly interested in comments which: 1. Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information 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 of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; 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 through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submissions of responses. Analysis Agency: Cybersecurity Education Office, DHS. Title: Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Cybersecurity Education Office (CEO). National Initiative for Cybersecurity Careers and Studies (NICCS) Cybersecurity. Training and Education Catalog (Training Catalog) Collection. OMB Number: 1601–NEW. Number of Respondents: 300. Estimated Number of Responses: 2100. VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:32 Jun 11, 2013 Jkt 229001 Estimated Time per Respondent: 1 hour. Total Burden Hours: 2100 hours. Dated: June 4, 2013. Margaret H. Graves, Acting Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. 2013–13885 Filed 6–11–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–9B–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency [Docket ID FEMA–2013–0017; OMB No. 1660–0086] Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request 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 an extension of a currently approved collection. In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice seeks comments concerning the National Flood Insurance Program, Mortgage Portfolio Protection Program (MPPP), which is an option that companies participating in the National Flood Insurance Program can use to bring their mortgage loan portfolios into compliance with the flood insurance purchase requirements. DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before August 12, 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–2013–0017. 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. (3) Facsimile. Submit comments to (703) 483–2999. 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 https://www.regulations.gov, and will include any personal PO 00000 Frm 00058 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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: Susan Bernstein, Program Analyst; Mitigation Division, (202) 212–2113 for additional information. 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-CollectionsManagement@dhs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) is authorized in Public Law 90– 448 (1968) and expanded by Public Law 93–234 (1973), and is codified as 42 U.S.C. 4001, et seq. Public Law 103–325 (1994) expands upon this and provides federally supported flood insurance for existing buildings exposed to flood risk. In accordance with Public Law 93–234, the purchase of flood insurance is mandatory when federal or federally related financial assistance is being provided for acquisition in flood hazard areas of communities that are participating in the program. The Mortgage Portfolio Protection program (MPPP) is an option that companies participating in the NFIP can use to bring their mortgage loan portfolios into compliance with the flood insurance purchase requirements of the three public laws described above. 44 CFR 62.23(l)(1), with 44 CFR part 62, Appendix A implements the MPPP requirements for specific notices and other procedures be adhered. Insurance companies applying for or renewing their participation in the Write Your Own (WYO) program must indicate that they will adhere to the requirements of the MPPP if they are electing to voluntarily participate in the MPPP. Collection of Information Title: National Flood Insurance Program—Mortgage Portfolio Protection Program. Type of Information Collection: Extension, without change, of a currently approved information collection. FEMA Forms: None. Abstract: FEMA needs the information to ensure that insurance companies that join the NFIP’s WYO program meet all state and federal requirements for insurance companies; these include a good record and are well rated in their field. There is no other way to obtain this information which is E:\FR\FM\12JNN1.SGM 12JNN1 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 113 / Wednesday, June 12, 2013 / Notices specific to each company that applies to join the NFIP. Affected Public: Business or other non-profits. Number of Respondents: 341. Number of Responses: 341. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 171. Estimated Cost: There are no record keeping, capital, start-up or maintenance costs associated with this information collections. 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: June 4, 2013. Charlene D. Myrthil, Director, Records Management Division, Mission Support Bureau, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security. [FR Doc. 2013–13922 Filed 6–11–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–11–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency [Docket ID: FEMA–2013–0019; OMB No. 1660–0026] Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Notice. mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 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 VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:32 Jun 11, 2013 Jkt 229001 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 the State Administrative Plan for the procedural guide that details how the State will administer the HMGP. DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before August 12, 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–2013–0019. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. (2) Mail. Submit written comments to Docket Manager, Office of Chief Counsel, DHS/FEMA, 500 C Street SW., Room 835, Washington, DC 20472– 3100. (3) Facsimile. Submit comments to (703) 483–2999. (4) Email. Submit comments to FEMA-POLICY@dhs.gov. Include Docket ID FEMA–2013–0019 in the subject line. 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 https://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: Cecelia Rosenberg, Chief, Grants Policy Branch, Mitigation Division, at (202) 646–3321 for additional information. 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-InformationCollections-Management@dhs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: FEMA regulations in 44 CFR 206.437 require development and update of the State Administrative Plan by State Grantees as a condition of receiving Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) funding under section 404 of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act of 1988, 42 U.S.C. 5170c. Grantees can be any State of the United States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, or an Indian tribal PO 00000 Frm 00059 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 35297 government that chooses to act as a grantee. A State is defined in 44 CFR part 13 as any of the several States of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, any territory or possession of the United States, or any agency or instrumentality of a State exclusive of local governments. Section 404 mandates FEMA approval of the State Administrative Plan before awarding any project grant assistance to a community or State applicant. Collection of Information Title: State Administrative Plan for the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program. Type of Information Collection: Extension, without change, of a currently approved information collection. FEMA Forms: None. Abstract: The State Administrative Plan is a procedural guide that details how the State will administer the HMGP. The State must have a current administrative plan approved by the appropriate FEMA Regional Administrator before receiving HMGP funds. The administrative plan may take any form including a chapter within a comprehensive State mitigation program strategy. Affected Public: State, local or Tribal government. Number of Respondents: 32. Number of Responses: 64. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 512. Estimated Cost: There are no record keeping, capital, start-up or maintenance costs associated with this information collection. 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. E:\FR\FM\12JNN1.SGM 12JNN1

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[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 113 (Wednesday, June 12, 2013)]
[Notices]
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[FR Doc No: 2013-13922]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Federal Emergency Management Agency

[Docket ID FEMA-2013-0017; OMB No. 1660-0086]


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 of a currently approved collection. In 
accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice seeks 
comments concerning the National Flood Insurance Program, Mortgage 
Portfolio Protection Program (MPPP), which is an option that companies 
participating in the National Flood Insurance Program can use to bring 
their mortgage loan portfolios into compliance with the flood insurance 
purchase requirements.

DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before August 12, 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-2013-0017. 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.
    (3) Facsimile. Submit comments to (703) 483-2999.
    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 https://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: Susan Bernstein, Program Analyst; 
Mitigation Division, (202) 212-2113 for additional information. 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 National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) 
is authorized in Public Law 90-448 (1968) and expanded by Public Law 
93-234 (1973), and is codified as 42 U.S.C. 4001, et seq. Public Law 
103-325 (1994) expands upon this and provides federally supported flood 
insurance for existing buildings exposed to flood risk. In accordance 
with Public Law 93-234, the purchase of flood insurance is mandatory 
when federal or federally related financial assistance is being 
provided for acquisition in flood hazard areas of communities that are 
participating in the program. The Mortgage Portfolio Protection program 
(MPPP) is an option that companies participating in the NFIP can use to 
bring their mortgage loan portfolios into compliance with the flood 
insurance purchase requirements of the three public laws described 
above. 44 CFR 62.23(l)(1), with 44 CFR part 62, Appendix A implements 
the MPPP requirements for specific notices and other procedures be 
adhered. Insurance companies applying for or renewing their 
participation in the Write Your Own (WYO) program must indicate that 
they will adhere to the requirements of the MPPP if they are electing 
to voluntarily participate in the MPPP.

Collection of Information

    Title: National Flood Insurance Program--Mortgage Portfolio 
Protection Program.
    Type of Information Collection: Extension, without change, of a 
currently approved information collection.
    FEMA Forms: None.
    Abstract: FEMA needs the information to ensure that insurance 
companies that join the NFIP's WYO program meet all state and federal 
requirements for insurance companies; these include a good record and 
are well rated in their field. There is no other way to obtain this 
information which is

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specific to each company that applies to join the NFIP.
    Affected Public: Business or other non-profits.
    Number of Respondents: 341.
    Number of Responses: 341.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 171.
    Estimated Cost: There are no record keeping, capital, start-up or 
maintenance costs associated with this information collections.

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: June 4, 2013.
Charlene D. Myrthil,
Director, Records Management Division, Mission Support Bureau, Federal 
Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security.
[FR Doc. 2013-13922 Filed 6-11-13; 8:45 am]
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