Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comments Requested: Bureau of Justice Assistance Application Form: Bulletproof Vest Partnership (BVP) Extension of Currently Approved Collection, 41084 [2013-16410]

Download as PDF 41084 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 131 / Tuesday, July 9, 2013 / Notices mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Office of Justice Programs [OMB Number 1121–0235] Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comments Requested: Bureau of Justice Assistance Application Form: Bulletproof Vest Partnership (BVP) Extension of Currently Approved Collection mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES ACTION: 30-Day notice. The Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Assistance, will be submitting the following information collection request for review and clearance in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. This proposed information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. This proposed information was previously published in the Federal Register Volume 78, Number 87 page 26396, on May 6, 2013, allowing for a 60-day comment period. The purpose of this notice is to allow for an additional 30 days for public comment until August 8, 2013. This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10. If you have additional comments, suggestions, or need a copy of the proposed information collection instrument with instructions or additional information, please contact C. Casto at 1–202–353–7193, Bureau of Justice Assistance, Office of Justice Programs, U. S. Department of Justice, 810 7th Street NW., Washington, DC, 20531 or by email at Chris.Casto@usdoj.gov. Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of the following four points: —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; —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; —Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and —Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:44 Jul 08, 2013 Jkt 229001 Overview of This Information Collection: (1) Type of information collection: Extension of currently approved collection. (2) The title of the form/collection: Bulletproof Vest Partnership Application. (3) The agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the Departmentsponsoring the collection: None. Bureau of Justice Assistance, Office of Justice Programs, United States Department of Justice. (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary: Jurisdictions and law enforcement agencies with armor vest needs. Abstract: The Bulletproof Vest Partnership (BVP), created by the Bulletproof Vest Partnership Grant Act of 1998, is a unique U.S. Department of Justice initiative designed to provide a critical resource to state, tribal and local law enforcement agencies. The purpose of this program is to help protect the lives of law enforcement officers by helping states and units of local and tribal governments equip their officers with armor bulletproof vests. The collection of information is necessary to verify the eligibility of an applicant’s jurisdiction for partial reimbursement of costs (up to 50%) associated with the purchase of the armored bulletproof vests. The data provided in the application will determine the need and funding level and provide bank account information for electronic payments. This program is administered in accordance with BULLETPROOF VEST PARTNERSHIP GRANT ACT OF 1998, Public Law 105–181, 42 USC 3796ll. Others: None. (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time needed for an average respondent to respond is as follows: It is estimated that no more than 4,500 respondents will apply each year. Each application takes approximately 1 hour to complete. (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection is 4,500 hours. Total Annual Reporting Burden: 4,500 × 1 hour per application = 4,500 hours. If additional information is required, please contact, Jerri Murray, Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, Justice Management Division, Policy and Planning Staff, Two Constitution PO 00000 Frm 00060 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Square, 145 N Street NE., Room 3W– 1407B, Washington, DC, 20530. Dated: July 3, 2013. Jerri Murray, Justice Management Division, United States Department of Justice. [FR Doc. 2013–16410 Filed 7–8–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–18–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE National Institute of Corrections Solicitation for a Cooperative Agreement—Video Production: Direct Supervision Jails National Institute of Corrections, U.S. Department of Justice. ACTION: Solicitation for a cooperative agreement. AGENCY: The National Institute of Corrections (NIC) is soliciting proposals from organizations, groups, or individuals to enter into a cooperative agreement for a 12-month period to begin no later than September 15, 2013. Work under this cooperative agreement will involve the production of a 20- to 25-minute, high-end broadcast-quality DVD that introduces podular directsupervision to a varied audience. The DVD will illustrate direct supervision through narration, interviews, graphics, and footage shot in jails. This project will be a collaborative venture with the NIC Jails Division. NIC Opportunity Number: 13JD05. This number should appear in the reference line in your cover letter, on Standard Form 424 in section 11 with the title of your proposal, and in the right justified header of your proposal. Number of Awards and Funds Available: Under this solicitation, one award will be made. Funds awarded under this solicitation may only be used for activities directly related to the project as described herein unless otherwise amended in writing by NIC. Applications: All applications must be submitted electronically via http:// www.grants.gov. Hand delivered, mailed, faxed, or emailed applications will not be accepted. However, three copies of two sample video productions specifying the applicant’s role in each production must be submitted before the application due date. To ensure timely delivery of the video please send via a commercial carrier (e.g., FedEx, UPS, DHL, etc.) directly to NIC c/o Danny Downes at 500 First Street NW., Washington, DC 20534. DATES: Application must be submitted before midnight on Thursday, July 25, 2013. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\09JYN1.SGM 09JYN1

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DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Office of Justice Programs

[OMB Number 1121-0235]


Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; 
Comments Requested: Bureau of Justice Assistance Application Form: 
Bulletproof Vest Partnership (BVP) Extension of Currently Approved 
Collection

ACTION: 30-Day notice.

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    The Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of 
Justice Assistance, will be submitting the following information 
collection request for review and clearance in accordance with the 
Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. This proposed information collection 
is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. 
This proposed information was previously published in the Federal 
Register Volume 78, Number 87 page 26396, on May 6, 2013, allowing for 
a 60-day comment period.
    The purpose of this notice is to allow for an additional 30 days 
for public comment until August 8, 2013. This process is conducted in 
accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10.
    If you have additional comments, suggestions, or need a copy of the 
proposed information collection instrument with instructions or 
additional information, please contact C. Casto at 1-202-353-7193, 
Bureau of Justice Assistance, Office of Justice Programs, U. S. 
Department of Justice, 810 7th Street NW., Washington, DC, 20531 or by 
email at Chris.Casto@usdoj.gov. Written comments and suggestions from 
the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of 
information are encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of 
the following four points:

--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;
--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;
--Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be 
collected; and
--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.
Overview of This Information Collection:
    (1) Type of information collection: Extension of currently approved 
collection.
    (2) The title of the form/collection: Bulletproof Vest Partnership 
Application.
    (3) The agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of 
the Departmentsponsoring the collection: None. Bureau of Justice 
Assistance, Office of Justice Programs, United States Department of 
Justice.
    (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as 
well as a brief abstract: Primary: Jurisdictions and law enforcement 
agencies with armor vest needs.
    Abstract: The Bulletproof Vest Partnership (BVP), created by the 
Bulletproof Vest Partnership Grant Act of 1998, is a unique U.S. 
Department of Justice initiative designed to provide a critical 
resource to state, tribal and local law enforcement agencies. The 
purpose of this program is to help protect the lives of law enforcement 
officers by helping states and units of local and tribal governments 
equip their officers with armor bulletproof vests. The collection of 
information is necessary to verify the eligibility of an applicant's 
jurisdiction for partial reimbursement of costs (up to 50%) associated 
with the purchase of the armored bulletproof vests. The data provided 
in the application will determine the need and funding level and 
provide bank account information for electronic payments. This program 
is administered in accordance with BULLETPROOF VEST PARTNERSHIP GRANT 
ACT OF 1998, Public Law 105-181, 42 USC 3796ll.
    Others: None.
    (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount 
of time needed for an average respondent to respond is as follows: It 
is estimated that no more than 4,500 respondents will apply each year. 
Each application takes approximately 1 hour to complete.
    (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated 
with the collection is 4,500 hours. Total Annual Reporting Burden: 
4,500 x 1 hour per application = 4,500 hours.
    If additional information is required, please contact, Jerri 
Murray, Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of 
Justice, Justice Management Division, Policy and Planning Staff, Two 
Constitution Square, 145 N Street NE., Room 3W-1407B, Washington, DC, 
20530.

    Dated: July 3, 2013.
Jerri Murray,
Justice Management Division, United States Department of Justice.
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