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In addition, the proposed Consent Decree may be examined electronically at http://www.justice.gov/enrd/ Consent_Decrees.html. Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request: Methodological Research to Support the National Crime Victimization Survey: SelfReport Data on Rape and Sexual Assault—Pilot Test ACTION: Correction; 60-day notice. This is a correction to a 60 day notice published August 9, 2013, FR 78, page 48720. The notice should have stated a comment period for 60 days from the publication date not 30 days. The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. Comments are encouraged and will be accepted for October 15, 2013. This process is in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10. If you have comments especially on the estimated public burden or associated response time, suggestions, or need a copy of the proposed information collection instrument with instructions or additional information, please contact Shannan Catalano, Statistician (202) 616–3502, Bureau of Justice Statistics, 810 Seventh St. NW., Washington, DC 20531. Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information 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; PO 00000 Frm 00090 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 50111 • 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: New collection under activities related to the National Crime Victimization Survey Redesign Research (NCVS–RR) program: Methodological Research to Support the National Crime Victimization Survey: Self-Report Data on Rape and Sexual Assault—Pilot Test. (2) Title of the Form/Collection: National Survey on Health and Safety (NSHS). (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the department sponsoring the collection: NSHS1, NSHS2, NSHS3, and NSHS4, Bureau of Justice Statistics, Office of Justice Programs, Department of Justice. (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract. Primary: Females ages 18 or older in 5 Core Based Statistical Areas (CBSAs) in the United States. These CBSAs include— • New York-Northern New JerseyLong Island, NY-NJ-PA; • Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA; • Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL; • Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington-TX; and • Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, AZ. The NSHS will test alternative survey methods for measuring rape and sexual assault and develop improved collection procedures for these crimes. (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond/reply: • Approximately 50 victim service agencies, and 100 universities and colleges will be contacted to serve as liaisons between potential respondents about the survey. The average length of contact with these agencies is approximately 120 minutes per agency for a total of 300 burden hours. • Approximately, 76,740 households will be contacted to screen for eligible E:\FR\FM\16AUN1.SGM 16AUN1 50112 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 159 / Friday, August 16, 2013 / Notices participants. The expected burden placed on these households is 4 minutes per household for a total of 5,116 burden hours. • Approximately 19,320 females ages 18 or older will be interviewed for eligibility in the NSHS. The screening portion of the NSHS is designed to filter out those females who have not experienced rape or sexual assault. The expected burden placed on these 19,320 respondents is 18 minutes per respondent for a total of 5,796 burden hours. • An estimated 1,352 respondent (7%) are expected to be identified as victims of rape or sexual assault. These respondents will be administered a detailed incident questionnaire. The expected burden placed on these respondents is 15 minutes for a total of 338 burden hours. (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: The total respondent burden is approximately 11,550 hours. If additional information is required, 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: August 13, 2013. Jerri Murray, Department Clearance Officer for PRA, United States Department of Justice. [FR Doc. 2013–19955 Filed 8–15–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–18–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employee Benefits Security Administration emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES 168th Meeting of the Advisory Council on Employee Welfare and Pension Benefit Plans; Notice of Teleconference Meeting Pursuant to the authority contained in Section 512 of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA), 29 U.S.C. 1142, the 168th open meeting of the Advisory Council on Employee Welfare and Pension Benefit Plans (also known as the ERISA Advisory Council) will be held as a teleconference on September 23, 2013. The meeting will take place in C5521 Room 4, U.S. Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20210. Public access is available only in this room (i.e. not by telephone). The meeting will run from 10:00 a.m. to approximately 4:00 p.m. The purpose of the open meeting is to discuss reports/ VerDate Mar<15>2010 19:06 Aug 15, 2013 Jkt 229001 recommendations for the Secretary of Labor on the issues of (1) Successful Retirement Plan Communications for Various Population Segments, (2) Locating Missing and Lost Participants, and (3) Private Sector Pension Derisking and Participant Protections. Descriptions of these topics are available on the Advisory Council page of the EBSA Web site at http:// www.dol.gov/ebsa/aboutebsa/ erisa_advisory_council.html. 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Section 512 of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA), 88 Stat. 895, 29 U.S.C. 1142, provides for the establishment of an Advisory Council on Employee Welfare and Pension Benefit Plans (the Council), which is to consist of 15 members to be appointed by the Secretary of Labor (the Secretary) as follows: Three representatives of employee organizations (at least one of whom shall be a representative of an organization whose members are participants in a multiemployer plan); three representatives of employers (at least one of whom shall be a representative of employers maintaining or contributing to multiemployer plans); one representative each from the fields of insurance, corporate trust, actuarial counseling, investment counseling, investment management, and accounting; and three representatives from the general public (one of whom shall be a person representing those receiving benefits from a pension plan). No more than eight members of the Council shall be members of the same political party. Council members shall be persons qualified to appraise the programs instituted under ERISA. Appointments are for terms of three years. The prescribed duties of the Council are to advise the Secretary with respect to the carrying out of his or her functions under ERISA, and to submit to the Secretary, or his or her designee, recommendations with respect thereto. The Council will meet at least four times each year. The terms of five members of the Council expire this year. The groups or fields they represent are as follows: (1) Employee organizations; (2) employers; (3) insurance; (4) accounting; and (5) the general public. The Department of Labor is committed to equal opportunity in the workplace and seeks a broad-based and diverse Council. Accordingly, notice is hereby given that any person or organization desiring to nominate one or more individuals for E:\FR\FM\16AUN1.SGM 16AUN1

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DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Office of Justice Programs

[OMB Number 1121-NEW]


Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; 
Comment Request: Methodological Research to Support the National Crime 
Victimization Survey: Self-Report Data on Rape and Sexual Assault--
Pilot Test

ACTION: Correction; 60-day notice.

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    This is a correction to a 60 day notice published August 9, 2013, 
FR 78, page 48720. The notice should have stated a comment period for 
60 days from the publication date not 30 days. The Department of 
Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice 
Statistics (BJS) will be submitting the following information 
collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for 
review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 
1995. The proposed information collection is published to obtain 
comments from the public and affected agencies. Comments are encouraged 
and will be accepted for October 15, 2013. This process is in 
accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10.
    If you have comments especially on the estimated public burden or 
associated response time, suggestions, or need a copy of the proposed 
information collection instrument with instructions or additional 
information, please contact Shannan Catalano, Statistician (202) 616-
3502, Bureau of Justice Statistics, 810 Seventh St. NW., Washington, DC 
20531.
    Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected 
agencies concerning the proposed collection of information 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: New collection under activities 
related to the National Crime Victimization Survey Redesign Research 
(NCVS-RR) program: Methodological Research to Support the National 
Crime Victimization Survey: Self-Report Data on Rape and Sexual 
Assault--Pilot Test.
    (2) Title of the Form/Collection: National Survey on Health and 
Safety (NSHS).
    (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the 
department sponsoring the collection: NSHS1, NSHS2, NSHS3, and NSHS4, 
Bureau of Justice Statistics, Office of Justice Programs, Department of 
Justice.
    (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as 
well as a brief abstract. Primary: Females ages 18 or older in 5 Core 
Based Statistical Areas (CBSAs) in the United States. These CBSAs 
include--
     New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA;
     Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA;
     Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL;
     Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington-TX; and
     Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, AZ.
    The NSHS will test alternative survey methods for measuring rape 
and sexual assault and develop improved collection procedures for these 
crimes.
    (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount 
of time estimated for an average respondent to respond/reply:
     Approximately 50 victim service agencies, and 100 
universities and colleges will be contacted to serve as liaisons 
between potential respondents about the survey. The average length of 
contact with these agencies is approximately 120 minutes per agency for 
a total of 300 burden hours.
     Approximately, 76,740 households will be contacted to 
screen for eligible

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participants. The expected burden placed on these households is 4 
minutes per household for a total of 5,116 burden hours.
     Approximately 19,320 females ages 18 or older will be 
interviewed for eligibility in the NSHS. The screening portion of the 
NSHS is designed to filter out those females who have not experienced 
rape or sexual assault. The expected burden placed on these 19,320 
respondents is 18 minutes per respondent for a total of 5,796 burden 
hours.
     An estimated 1,352 respondent (7%) are expected to be 
identified as victims of rape or sexual assault. These respondents will 
be administered a detailed incident questionnaire. The expected burden 
placed on these respondents is 15 minutes for a total of 338 burden 
hours.
    (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated 
with the collection: The total respondent burden is approximately 
11,550 hours.
    If additional information is required, 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: August 13, 2013.
Jerri Murray,
Department Clearance Officer for PRA, United States Department of 
Justice.
[FR Doc. 2013-19955 Filed 8-15-13; 8:45 am]
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