Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Request for Federal Assistance Form-How To Process Mission Assignments in Federal Disaster Operations, 69100-69101 [2013-27496]

Download as PDF 69100 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 222 / Monday, November 18, 2013 / Notices Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 333,502 hours. Estimated Cost: The estimated annual cost to respondents for the hour burden is $12,719,764. 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 $2,617,570. Dated: November 8, 2013. Charlene D. Myrthil, Director, Records Management Division, Mission Support Bureau, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security. [FR Doc. 2013–27498 Filed 11–15–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–19–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency [Docket ID: FEMA–2013–0045; OMB No. 1660–0047] Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Request for Federal Assistance Form—How To Process Mission Assignments in Federal Disaster Operations FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: 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 collection of information necessary to allow FEMA to support the needs of States during disaster situations through the use of other Federal agency resources. SUMMARY: Comments must be submitted on or before January 17, 2014. 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–2013–0045. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. (2) Mail. Submit written comments to Regulatory Affairs Division, Office of Chief Counsel, DHS/FEMA, 500 C Street SW., Room 8NE, 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 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. DATES: Contact Patricia Pritchett, Program Specialist, Response Directorate, Operations Division, National Response Coordination Center, Federal Emergency Management Agency, (202) 646–3411 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: Under Section 653 of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 5121 et seq), FEMA is authorized to provide assistance to States based on needs before, during and after a disaster has impacted the state. For a major disaster, the Stafford Act authorizes FEMA to direct any agency to utilize its existing authorities and resources in support of State and local assistance response and recovery efforts. See 42 U.S.C. 5170(a)(1). For an emergency, the Stafford Act authorizes FEMA to direct any agency to utilize its existing authorities and resources in support of State and local emergency assistance efforts. See 42 U.S.C. 5192(a)(1). This information collected explains which State(s) require assistance, what needs to be accomplished, details any resource shortfalls, and explains what assistance is required to meet these needs. Title 44 CFR 206.5 provides the mechanism by which FEMA collects the information necessary to determine what resources are needed and if a mission assignment is appropriate. Collection of Information Title: Request for Federal Assistance Form—How to Process Mission Assignments in Federal Disaster Operations. Type of Information Collection: Revision of a currently approved information collection. OMB Number: 1660–0047. FEMA Forms: FEMA Form 010–0–7, Resource Request Form; FEMA Form 010–0–8, Mission Assignment. Abstract: If, during the course of a State’s response to a disaster, the State determines that its capacity to respond exceeds its available resources, a request to FEMA for assistance can be made. This request documents how the response requirements exceed the capacity for the State to respond to the situation on its own and what type of assistance is required. FEMA reviews this information and can task other Federal Agencies with a mission assignment to assist the State in its response to the situation. Affected Public: State, local or Tribal Government. Number of Respondents: 10. Number of Responses: 9,620. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 2,453 hours. ESTIMATED ANNUALIZED BURDEN HOURS AND COSTS mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Type of respondent State, local or Tribal Government. VerDate Mar<15>2010 Form name/ form number Number of respondents FEMA Form 010–0–7/ Resource Request Form. 17:33 Nov 15, 2013 Jkt 232001 Number of responses per respondent 10 PO 00000 Frm 00061 Total number of responses 640 Fmt 4703 6,400 Sfmt 4703 Average burden per response (in hours) Total annual burden (in hours) Average hourly wage rate 20 minutes 2,133 $56.69 E:\FR\FM\18NON1.SGM 18NON1 Total annual respondent cost $120,919.77 69101 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 222 / Monday, November 18, 2013 / Notices ESTIMATED ANNUALIZED BURDEN HOURS AND COSTS—Continued Type of respondent State, local or Tribal Government. State, local or Tribal Government. Total ...................... Form name/ form number Number of respondents Number of responses per respondent Total number of responses Average burden per response (in hours) Total annual burden (in hours) Average hourly wage rate Total annual respondent cost FEMA Form 010–0–8/ Mission Assignment. Training/No Form. 10 320 3,200 3 minutes 160 56.69 9,070.40 10 2 20 8 hours 160 56.69 9,070.40 ................... 10 ........................ 9,620 .................... 2,453 ................ $139,060.57 • Note: The ‘‘Avg. Hourly Wage Rate’’ for each respondent includes a 1.4 multiplier to reflect a fully-loaded wage rate. Estimated Cost: The estimated annual cost to respondents for the hour burden is $139,060.57. 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 $36,994.20. 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: November 8, 2013. Charlene D. Myrthil, Director, Records Management Division, Mission Support Bureau, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security. mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES [FR Doc. 2013–27496 Filed 11–15–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–24–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:33 Nov 15, 2013 Jkt 232001 DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY U.S. Customs and Border Protection Agency Information Collection Activities: Declaration of the Ultimate Consignee That Articles Were Exported for Temporary Scientific or Educational Purposes U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Department of Homeland Security. ACTION: 60-Day Notice and request for comments; Extension of an existing collection of information: 1651–0036. AGENCY: As part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, CBP invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on an information collection requirement concerning the Declaration of the Ultimate Consignee that Articles were Exported for Temporary Scientific or Educational Purposes. This request for comment is being made pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Public Law 104–13; 44 U.S.C. 3505(c)(2)). DATES: Written comments should be received on or before January 17, 2014 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Attn: Tracey Denning, Regulations and Rulings, Office of International Trade, 90 K Street NE., 10th Floor, Washington, DC. 20229–1177. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information should be directed to Tracey Denning, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Regulations and Rulings, Office of International Trade, 90 K Street NE., 10th Floor, Washington, DC. 20229– 1177, at 202–325–0265. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: CBP invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00062 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 proposed and/or continuing information collections pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13; 44 U.S.C. 3505(c)(2)). The comments should address: (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimates of the burden of the collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; (d) ways to minimize the burden including the use of automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of information technology; and (e) the annual costs burden to respondents or record keepers from the collection of information (a total capital/startup costs and operations and maintenance costs). The comments that are submitted will be summarized and included in the CBP request for Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. In this document CBP is soliciting comments concerning the following information collection: Title: Declaration of the Ultimate Consignee that Articles were Exported for Temporary Scientific or Educational Purposes. OMB Number: 1651–0036. Form Number: None. Abstract: The Declaration of the Ultimate Consignee that Articles were Exported for Temporary Scientific or Educational Purposes is used to document duty free entry under conditions when articles are temporarily exported solely for scientific or educational purposes. This declaration, which is completed by the ultimate consignee and submitted to CBP by the importer or the agent of the importer, is used to assist CBP personnel in determining whether the imported articles should be free of duty. It is provided for under 19 U.S.C. 1202, E:\FR\FM\18NON1.SGM 18NON1

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[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 222 (Monday, November 18, 2013)]
[Notices]
[Pages 69100-69101]
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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Federal Emergency Management Agency

[Docket ID: FEMA-2013-0045; OMB No. 1660-0047]


Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; 
Comment Request; Request for Federal Assistance Form--How To Process 
Mission Assignments in Federal Disaster Operations

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 a revision of a currently approved information 
collection. In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 
this notice seeks comments concerning the collection of information 
necessary to allow FEMA to support the needs of States during disaster 
situations through the use of other Federal agency resources.

DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before January 17, 2014.

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-2013-0045. Follow the instructions for submitting comments.
    (2) Mail. Submit written comments to Regulatory Affairs Division, 
Office of Chief Counsel, DHS/FEMA, 500 C Street SW., Room 8NE, 
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 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: Contact Patricia Pritchett, Program 
Specialist, Response Directorate, Operations Division, National 
Response Coordination Center, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 
(202) 646-3411 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: Under Section 653 of the Robert T. Stafford 
Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 5121 et seq), 
FEMA is authorized to provide assistance to States based on needs 
before, during and after a disaster has impacted the state. For a major 
disaster, the Stafford Act authorizes FEMA to direct any agency to 
utilize its existing authorities and resources in support of State and 
local assistance response and recovery efforts. See 42 U.S.C. 
5170(a)(1). For an emergency, the Stafford Act authorizes FEMA to 
direct any agency to utilize its existing authorities and resources in 
support of State and local emergency assistance efforts. See 42 U.S.C. 
5192(a)(1). This information collected explains which State(s) require 
assistance, what needs to be accomplished, details any resource 
shortfalls, and explains what assistance is required to meet these 
needs. Title 44 CFR 206.5 provides the mechanism by which FEMA collects 
the information necessary to determine what resources are needed and if 
a mission assignment is appropriate.

Collection of Information

    Title: Request for Federal Assistance Form--How to Process Mission 
Assignments in Federal Disaster Operations.
    Type of Information Collection: Revision of a currently approved 
information collection.
    OMB Number: 1660-0047.
    FEMA Forms: FEMA Form 010-0-7, Resource Request Form; FEMA Form 
010-0-8, Mission Assignment.
    Abstract: If, during the course of a State's response to a 
disaster, the State determines that its capacity to respond exceeds its 
available resources, a request to FEMA for assistance can be made. This 
request documents how the response requirements exceed the capacity for 
the State to respond to the situation on its own and what type of 
assistance is required. FEMA reviews this information and can task 
other Federal Agencies with a mission assignment to assist the State in 
its response to the situation.
    Affected Public: State, local or Tribal Government.
    Number of Respondents: 10.
    Number of Responses: 9,620.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 2,453 hours.

                                                       Estimated Annualized Burden Hours and Costs
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                                                                                                                      Total
                                                                             Number of       Total       Average      annual    Average    Total annual
        Type of respondent             Form name/form        Number of     responses per   number of    burden per    burden     hourly     respondent
                                           number           respondents     respondent     responses     response      (in     wage rate       cost
                                                                                                        (in hours)    hours)
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State, local or Tribal Government.  FEMA Form 010-0-7/                10             640        6,400   20 minutes      2,133     $56.69     $120,919.77
                                     Resource Request
                                     Form.

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State, local or Tribal Government.  FEMA Form 010-0-8/                10             320        3,200    3 minutes        160      56.69        9,070.40
                                     Mission Assignment.
State, local or Tribal Government.  Training/No Form....              10               2           20      8 hours        160      56.69        9,070.40
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    Total.........................  ....................              10  ..............        9,620  ...........      2,453  .........     $139,060.57
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 Note: The ``Avg. Hourly Wage Rate'' for each respondent includes a 1.4 multiplier to reflect a fully-loaded wage rate.

    Estimated Cost: The estimated annual cost to respondents for the 
hour burden is $139,060.57. 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 
$36,994.20.

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: November 8, 2013.
Charlene D. Myrthil,
Director, Records Management Division, Mission Support Bureau, Federal 
Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security.
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