Comment Request for Information Collection for the Benefits, Timeliness, and Quality Data Collection System; Extension With Revisions, 42548-42549 [2013-16905]

Download as PDF 42548 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 136 / Tuesday, July 16, 2013 / Notices The United States filed this lawsuit under the Clean Air Act (‘‘Act’’). The United States’ complaint seeks injunctive relief and civil penalties for violations of: (a) the Prevention of Significant Deterioration (‘‘PSD’’) provisions of the Act, 42 U.S.C. 7470– 92, and Maryland’s PSD program in the federally enforceable Maryland State Implementation Plan (‘‘Maryland SIP’’), Code of Maryland Regulations (‘‘COMAR’’), Title 26, Subtitle 11, Chapter 06.14, entitled ‘‘Control of PSD Sources,’’ and (b) Title V of the Act, 42 U.S.C. 7661–7661f, and Title V’s implementing federal regulations, 40 CFR part 70, and Maryland’s federally enforceable Title V program, COMAR 26.11.03, entitled ‘‘Permits, Approvals, and Registration—Title V Permits’’, at Holcim’s portland cement plant in Hagerstown, Maryland. The Consent Decree requires the defendant to perform injunctive relief, pay a $700,000 civil penalty, and perform an environmental mitigation project. The publication of this notice opens a period for public comment on the Consent Decree. Comments should be addressed to the Assistant Attorney General, Environment and Natural Resources Division, and should refer to United States v. Holcim (US) Inc. and St. Lawrence Cement Company, LLC, D.J. Ref. No. 90–5–2–1–09594. All comments must be submitted no later than thirty (30) days after the publication date of this notice. Comments may be submitted either by email or by mail: To submit comments: Send them to: By email ....... pubcommentees.enrd@usdoj.gov. Assistant Attorney General U.S. DOJ—ENRD P.O. Box 7611 Washington, DC 20044–7611. emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES By mail ......... During the public comment period, the Consent Decree may be examined and downloaded at this Justice Department Web site: http:// www.usdoj.gov/enrd/ Consent_Decrees.html. We will provide a paper copy of the Consent Decree upon written request and payment of reproduction costs. Please mail your request and payment to: Consent Decree Library, U.S. DOJ—ENRD, P.O. Box 7611, Washington, DC 20044–7611. Please enclose a check or money order for $12.25 (25 cents per page VerDate Mar<15>2010 18:49 Jul 15, 2013 Jkt 229001 reproduction cost) payable to the United States Treasury. Robert D. Brook, Assistant Section Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and Natural Resources Division. [FR Doc. 2013–16995 Filed 7–15–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–15–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration Comment Request for Information Collection for the Benefits, Timeliness, and Quality Data Collection System; Extension With Revisions Employment and Training Administration, Labor. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Department of Labor, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, conducts a preclearance consultation program to provide the general public and federal agencies with an opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing collections of information in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA95) [44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)]. This program helps to ensure that requested data can be provided in the desired format, reporting burden (time and financial resources) is minimized, collection instruments are clearly understood, and the impact of collection requirements on respondents can be properly assessed. Currently, the Employment and Training Administration is soliciting comments concerning the collection of data about the proposed extension of the Benefits Timeliness and Quality (BTQ) data collection system, which is part of the Unemployment Insurance (UI) Performs measurement system (current expiration date is February 28, 2014). A copy of the proposed information collection request (ICR) can be obtained by contacting the office listed below in the addressee section of this notice. DATES: Written comments must be submitted to the office listed in the addressee’s section below on or before September 16, 2013. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments to the Employment and Training Administration, Office of Unemployment Insurance, 200 Constitution Avenue NW., Room S4220, Washington, DC 20210, Attention: SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00063 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Delores Ferrell. Telephone number: 202–693–3183 (this is not a toll-free number). Fax: 202–693–3975. Email: Ferrell.Delores@dol.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background The Secretary of Labor, under the Social Security Act, Title III, Section 302 (42 U.S.C. 502), funds the necessary cost of proper and efficient administration of each state UI law. The BTQ program collects information and analyzes data. The BTQ data measure the timeliness and quality of states’ administrative actions and administrative decisions related to UI benefit payments. II. Review Focus The Department of Labor is particularly interested in comments which: * 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 submissions of responses. III. Current Actions Type of Review: Extension with revisions. Title: Benefits, Timeliness, and Quality Review. OMB Number: 1205–0359. Affected Public: State governments. Form(s): ETA–9050, ETA–9051, ETA– 9052, ETA–9054, ETA–9055, ETA–9056, ETA–9057. Total Annual Respondents: 53 state agencies. Annual Frequency: Monthly and Quarterly. Total Annual Responses: 28,836. Average Time per Response: 80.5 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 38,692 hours. E:\FR\FM\16JYN1.SGM 16JYN1 42549 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 136 / Tuesday, July 16, 2013 / Notices MONTHLY UNIVERSE MEASURES: STATE STAFF HOURS PER YEAR ETA Report Measure 9050 ...... First Payment Time Lapse, Core Measure. First Payment Time Lapse, Partial/Part Total Claims, Management Information Measure. First Payment Time Lapse, Workshare Claims, Management Information Measure. Continued Weeks Compensated Time Lapse, Management Information Measure. Continued Weeks Compensated Time Lapse, Partial Part/Total, Management Information Measure. Continued Weeks Compensated Time Lapse, Workshare, Management Information Measure. Nonmonetary Determinations Time Lapse, Detection Date, Core Measure. Lower Authority Appeals Time Lapse, Management Information Measure. Lower Authority Appeals Case Aging, Core Measure. Higher Authority Appeals Time Lapse, Management Information Measure. Higher Authority Appeals Case Aging, Core Measure. 9050 ...... 9050 ...... 9051 ...... 9051 ...... 9051 ...... 9052 ...... 9054 ...... 9055 ...... 9054 ...... 9055 ...... Number of respondents Reports per year Hours per response Total responses Total hours/year 53 12 636 .5 318 53 12 636 .5 318 53 12 636 .5 318 53 12 636 .5 318 53 12 636 .5 318 53 12 636 .5 318 53 12 636 1.0 636 53 12 636 .5 318 53 12 636 1.0 636 53 12 636 .5 318 53 12 636 1.0 636 Subtotal 4452 QUARTERLY SAMPLE REVIEW MEASURES: STATE STAFF HOURS PER YEAR ETA Report 9056 ..... 9056 ..... 9057 ..... 9057 ..... Subtotal Number of respondents Measure Nonmonetary Determination Core Measure. Nonmonetary Determination Core Measure. Lower Authority Appeals Core Measure. Lower Authority Appeals Core Measure. Total cases reviewed per year Hours per response Total hours/year Quality, 27 Small States .... 240 6,480 1 6,480 Quality, 26 Large States ... 400 10,400 1 10,400 Quality, 44 Small States .... 80 3,520 3.5 12,320 Quality, 9 Large States ..... 160 1,440 3.5 5,040 ............................................................. .............................. .......................... .......................... .......................... 34,240 Total Annual Burden Cost for Respondents $0. Comments submitted in response to this comment request will be summarized and/or included in the request for Office of Management and Budget approval of the information collection request; they will also become a matter of public record. emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES Sampled cases reviewed per year Dated: July 8, 2013. Gerri Fiala, Acting Assistant Secretary, Employment and Training Administration. [FR Doc. 2013–16905 Filed 7–15–13; 8:45 am] 18:49 Jul 15, 2013 Occupational Safety and Health Administration [Docket No. OSHA–2009–0042] Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Form; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget’s Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), Labor. ACTION: Request for public comments. AGENCY: OSHA solicits public comments concerning its proposal to extend the Office of Management and Budget’s (OMB) approval of the SUMMARY: BILLING CODE 4510–FW–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Jkt 229001 PO 00000 Frm 00064 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 information collection requirements contained in the proposed Conflict of Interest (COI) and Disclosure Form which will be used to determine whether or not a conflict of interest exists for a potential peer review panel member. DATES: Comments must be submitted (postmarked, sent, or received) by September 16, 2013. ADDRESSES: Electronically: You may submit comments and attachments electronically at http:// www.regulations.gov, which is the Federal eRulemaking Portal. Follow the instructions online for submitting comments. Facsimile: If your comments, including attachments, are not longer E:\FR\FM\16JYN1.SGM 16JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 136 (Tuesday, July 16, 2013)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-16905]


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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Employment and Training Administration


Comment Request for Information Collection for the Benefits, 
Timeliness, and Quality Data Collection System; Extension With 
Revisions

AGENCY: Employment and Training Administration, Labor.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Department of Labor, as part of its continuing effort to 
reduce paperwork and respondent burden, conducts a preclearance 
consultation program to provide the general public and federal agencies 
with an opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing 
collections of information in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction 
Act of 1995 (PRA95) [44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)]. This program helps to 
ensure that requested data can be provided in the desired format, 
reporting burden (time and financial resources) is minimized, 
collection instruments are clearly understood, and the impact of 
collection requirements on respondents can be properly assessed. 
Currently, the Employment and Training Administration is soliciting 
comments concerning the collection of data about the proposed extension 
of the Benefits Timeliness and Quality (BTQ) data collection system, 
which is part of the Unemployment Insurance (UI) Performs measurement 
system (current expiration date is February 28, 2014).
    A copy of the proposed information collection request (ICR) can be 
obtained by contacting the office listed below in the addressee section 
of this notice.

DATES: Written comments must be submitted to the office listed in the 
addressee's section below on or before September 16, 2013.

ADDRESSES: Submit written comments to the Employment and Training 
Administration, Office of Unemployment Insurance, 200 Constitution 
Avenue NW., Room S4220, Washington, DC 20210, Attention: Delores 
Ferrell. Telephone number: 202-693-3183 (this is not a toll-free 
number). Fax: 202-693-3975. Email: Ferrell.Delores@dol.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

I. Background

    The Secretary of Labor, under the Social Security Act, Title III, 
Section 302 (42 U.S.C. 502), funds the necessary cost of proper and 
efficient administration of each state UI law. The BTQ program collects 
information and analyzes data. The BTQ data measure the timeliness and 
quality of states' administrative actions and administrative decisions 
related to UI benefit payments.

II. Review Focus

    The Department of Labor is particularly interested in comments 
which:
    * 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 
submissions of responses.

III. Current Actions

    Type of Review: Extension with revisions.
    Title: Benefits, Timeliness, and Quality Review.
    OMB Number: 1205-0359.
    Affected Public: State governments.
    Form(s): ETA-9050, ETA-9051, ETA-9052, ETA-9054, ETA-9055, ETA-
9056, ETA-9057.
    Total Annual Respondents: 53 state agencies.
    Annual Frequency: Monthly and Quarterly.
    Total Annual Responses: 28,836.
    Average Time per Response: 80.5 minutes.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 38,692 hours.

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                                                  Monthly Universe Measures: State Staff Hours per Year
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                                                                        Number of       Reports per                        Hours per       Total hours/
              ETA Report                          Measure              respondents          year       Total responses      response           year
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9050.................................  First Payment Time Lapse,                  53               12              636               .5              318
                                        Core Measure.
9050.................................  First Payment Time Lapse,                  53               12              636               .5              318
                                        Partial/Part Total Claims,
                                        Management Information
                                        Measure.
9050.................................  First Payment Time Lapse,                  53               12              636               .5              318
                                        Workshare Claims,
                                        Management Information
                                        Measure.
9051.................................  Continued Weeks Compensated                53               12              636               .5              318
                                        Time Lapse, Management
                                        Information Measure.
9051.................................  Continued Weeks Compensated                53               12              636               .5              318
                                        Time Lapse, Partial Part/
                                        Total, Management
                                        Information Measure.
9051.................................  Continued Weeks Compensated                53               12              636               .5              318
                                        Time Lapse, Workshare,
                                        Management Information
                                        Measure.
9052.................................  Nonmonetary Determinations                 53               12              636              1.0              636
                                        Time Lapse, Detection Date,
                                        Core Measure.
9054.................................  Lower Authority Appeals Time               53               12              636               .5              318
                                        Lapse, Management
                                        Information Measure.
9055.................................  Lower Authority Appeals Case               53               12              636              1.0              636
                                        Aging, Core Measure.
9054.................................  Higher Authority Appeals                   53               12              636               .5              318
                                        Time Lapse, Management
                                        Information Measure.
9055.................................  Higher Authority Appeals                   53               12              636              1.0              636
                                        Case Aging, Core Measure.
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               Subtotal                                                                                                                             4452
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                                              Quarterly Sample Review Measures: State Staff Hours per Year
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                                                                                       Sampled cases     Total cases
            ETA Report                        Measure                 Number of         reviewed per     reviewed per      Hours per       Total hours/
                                                                     respondents            year             year           response           year
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9056..............................  Nonmonetary Determination   27 Small States.....              240            6,480                1            6,480
                                     Quality, Core Measure.
9056..............................  Nonmonetary Determination   26 Large States.....              400           10,400                1           10,400
                                     Quality, Core Measure.
9057..............................  Lower Authority Appeals     44 Small States.....               80            3,520              3.5           12,320
                                     Quality, Core Measure.
9057..............................  Lower Authority Appeals     9 Large States......              160            1,440              3.5            5,040
                                     Quality, Core Measure.
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             Subtotal               ..........................  ....................  ...............  ...............  ...............           34,240
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    Total Annual Burden Cost for Respondents $0.
    Comments submitted in response to this comment request will be 
summarized and/or included in the request for Office of Management and 
Budget approval of the information collection request; they will also 
become a matter of public record.

    Dated: July 8, 2013.
Gerri Fiala,
Acting Assistant Secretary, Employment and Training Administration.
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