Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Logistics Capability Assistance Tool (LCAT), 73872-73873 [2013-29251]

Download as PDF 73872 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 236 / Monday, December 9, 2013 / Notices disaster assistance applicants in Federally declared disasters areas to assess dwelling damage. This survey will collect responses to questions about different aspects of the housing inspection process such as the time commitment for the inspection, how the respondent felt about the inspection procedure, and the overall level of satisfaction with the inspection process. maindgalligan on DSK5TPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Collection of Information Title: Federal Emergency Management Agency Housing Inspection Services Customer Satisfaction Survey. Type of Information Collection: Revision of a currently approved information collection. FEMA Forms: 007–0–1 and FEMA Form 007–0–1S. Abstract: Federal Emergency Management Agency Housing Inspection Services Customer Satisfaction Survey, FEMA Form 007– 0–1 and 007–0–1S are used to survey individuals who have contacted FEMA for disaster assistance. FEMA Inspection Services Managers and Task Monitors use the survey results to measure disaster inspector customer service and make improvements to disaster services that increase customer satisfaction and inspection program effectiveness. The information is shared with Regional staff specific to the Federal declaration for which the survey is conducted to further assist in enhancing customer service to those affected by disasters and other incidents that result in a declaration. Affected Public: Individuals and Households. Number of Respondents: 9,441. Number of Responses: 9,441. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 2,360. Estimated Cost: There are no recordkeeping, 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 VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:03 Dec 06, 2013 Jkt 232001 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 25, 2013. Charlene D. Myrthil, Director, Records Management Division, Mission Support Bureau, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security. [FR Doc. 2013–29256 Filed 12–6–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–23–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency [Docket ID: FEMA–2013–0051; OMB No. 1660–0127] Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Logistics Capability Assistance Tool (LCAT) 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 Logistics Capability Assistance Tool (LCAT). DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before February 7, 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 http://www.regulations.gov under Docket ID FEMA–2013–0051. 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 8NE, Washington, DC 20472– 3100. 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, SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00057 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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 http:// www.regulations.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Megan Repass, Program Analyst, Logistics Management Directorate, Logistics Plans & Exercises Division, 202–646–2522 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: FEMAInformation-Collections-Management@ dhs.gov. The Logistics Capability Assistance Tool (LCAT) is tailored for use by state, local, and tribal entities to evaluate their current disaster logistics readiness, identify areas for targeted improvement, and develop a roadmap to both mitigate weaknesses and further enhance strengths. The LCAT is authorized by Public Law 109–295, Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2007, and Title VI of the Post-Katrina Emergency Reform Act of 2006, Sections 636 and 637 (6 U.S.C. 636 and 637). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Collection of Information Title: Logistics Capability Assistance Tool (LCAT). OMB Number: 1660–0127. Type of Information Collection: Revision of a currently approved information collection. FEMA Forms: FEMA Form 008–0–1, State Content Guide (formerly LCAT Booklet); FEMA Form 008–0–2, Local Content Guide; FEMA Form 008–0–3, Tribal Content Guide. Abstract: The Logistics Capability Assistance Tool (LCAT) is a voluntary maturity model for state, local, and tribal entities to self-assess their disaster logistics planning and response capabilities and identify areas of relative strength and weakness. The LCAT is facilitated through two-day collaborative sessions and is hosted by the requesting emergency management agency’s office. FEMA provides the emergency management agencies with a detailed analysis report and roadmap for continuous improvement if the state, local, or tribal entity decides to share the outcome. Affected Public: State, local, or Tribal Government. Number of Respondents: 41. Number of Responses: 41. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 363 hours. E:\FR\FM\09DEN1.SGM 09DEN1 73873 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 236 / Monday, December 9, 2013 / Notices ESTIMATED ANNUALIZED BURDEN HOURS AND COSTS Type of respondent State, Local or Tribal Government. State, Local or Tribal Government. Form name/form No. 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 LCAT Briefing/No Form. Total .............. 1 11 0.33 hour (20 minutes). 3.3 $43.57 $158.16 State Content Guide and Instructions/FEMA Form 008–0–1. Local Content Guide/FEMA Form 008–0–2. Tribal Content Guide/FEMA Form 008–0–3. State, Local or Tribal Government. State, Local or Tribal Government. 11 10 1 10 12 hours ............... 120 43.57 5,228.40 10 1 10 12 hours ............... 120 43.57 5,228.40 10 1 10 12 hours ............... 120 43.57 5,228.40 41 ........................ 41 .............................. 363 ........................ 15,843.36 .............................. • 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 $15,843.36. 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 $252,340.00. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Comments Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request maindgalligan on DSK5TPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 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 26, 2013. Charlene D. Myrthil, Director, Records Management Division, Mission Support Bureau, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security. [FR Doc. 2013–29251 Filed 12–6–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–23–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:03 Dec 06, 2013 Jkt 232001 Federal Emergency Management Agency [Docket ID: FEMA–2013–0032; OMB No. 1660–NW81] Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) submits the following information collection request abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget for review and clearance in accordance with the requirements of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published to obtain comments from the public. The submission describes the nature of the information collection, the categories of respondents, the estimated burden (i.e., the time, effort and resources used by respondents to respond) and cost, and the actual data collection instruments FEMA will use. DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before January 8, 2014. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the proposed information collection to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget. Comments should be addressed to the Desk Officer for the Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency, and sent via electronic mail to oira.submission@omb.eop.gov or faxed to (202) 395–5806. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00058 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection should be made to Director, Records Management Division, 1800 South Bell Street, Arlington, VA 20598–3005, facsimile number (202) 646–3347, or email address FEMA-InformationCollections-Management@dhs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Collection of Information Title: Preparedness Message Framing Research. Type of information collection: New. Form Titles and Numbers: FEMA Form 008–0–17, Focus Group Moderator’s Gude; FEMA Form 008–0– 18, Recruit/Screener Phone Script; and FEMA Form 008–0–19, Post Event Participant Survey. Abstract: FEMA’s Individual and Community Preparedness Division will engage in qualitative research involving the review of disaster preparedness message frames for the purpose of determining the most effective means for presenting understandable disaster preparedness messages for members of the public and their families. Multiple frames will be used to probe: (1) Overall understanding of the terms used in preparedness messaging (Disaster; Preparedness; Emergency); (2) General concern and attitudes (area specific hazards and risks; concern or worry about specific hazards and risks; plans for taking steps); (3) Reactions to hazard specific message concepts; and (4) Effective channels for communication. This research will provide insights on how to improve existing disaster preparedness messages to encourage the public to engage in preparedness behaviors. Affected Public: Individuals and Households. E:\FR\FM\09DEN1.SGM 09DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 236 (Monday, December 9, 2013)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-29251]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Federal Emergency Management Agency

[Docket ID: FEMA-2013-0051; OMB No. 1660-0127]


Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; 
Comment Request; Logistics Capability Assistance Tool (LCAT)

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 Logistics Capability 
Assistance Tool (LCAT).

DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before February 7, 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 http://www.regulations.gov under 
Docket ID FEMA-2013-0051. 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 8NE, Washington, DC 
20472-3100.
    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 http://www.regulations.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Megan Repass, Program Analyst, 
Logistics Management Directorate, Logistics Plans & Exercises Division, 
202-646-2522 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 Logistics Capability Assistance Tool 
(LCAT) is tailored for use by state, local, and tribal entities to 
evaluate their current disaster logistics readiness, identify areas for 
targeted improvement, and develop a roadmap to both mitigate weaknesses 
and further enhance strengths. The LCAT is authorized by Public Law 
109-295, Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2007, and 
Title VI of the Post-Katrina Emergency Reform Act of 2006, Sections 636 
and 637 (6 U.S.C. 636 and 637).

Collection of Information

    Title: Logistics Capability Assistance Tool (LCAT).
    OMB Number: 1660-0127.
    Type of Information Collection: Revision of a currently approved 
information collection.
    FEMA Forms: FEMA Form 008-0-1, State Content Guide (formerly LCAT 
Booklet); FEMA Form 008-0-2, Local Content Guide; FEMA Form 008-0-3, 
Tribal Content Guide.
    Abstract: The Logistics Capability Assistance Tool (LCAT) is a 
voluntary maturity model for state, local, and tribal entities to self-
assess their disaster logistics planning and response capabilities and 
identify areas of relative strength and weakness. The LCAT is 
facilitated through two-day collaborative sessions and is hosted by the 
requesting emergency management agency's office. FEMA provides the 
emergency management agencies with a detailed analysis report and 
roadmap for continuous improvement if the state, local, or tribal 
entity decides to share the outcome.
    Affected Public: State, local, or Tribal Government.
    Number of Respondents: 41.
    Number of Responses: 41.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 363 hours.

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                                                                           Estimated Annualized Burden Hours and Costs
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                                                                                         Number of                                                 Total annual                    Total annual
           Type of respondent                 Form name/form No.         Number of     responses per   Total number       Average burden per        burden (in    Average hourly    respondent
                                                                        respondents     respondent     of responses       response (in hours)         hours)         wage rate         cost
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State, Local or Tribal Government.......  LCAT Briefing/No Form.....              11               1              11  0.33 hour (20 minutes)....             3.3          $43.57         $158.16
State, Local or Tribal Government.......  State Content Guide and                 10               1              10  12 hours..................             120           43.57        5,228.40
                                           Instructions/FEMA Form
                                           008-0-1.
State, Local or Tribal Government.......  Local Content Guide/FEMA                10               1              10  12 hours..................             120           43.57        5,228.40
                                           Form 008-0-2.
State, Local or Tribal Government.......  Tribal Content Guide/FEMA               10               1              10  12 hours..................             120           43.57        5,228.40
                                           Form 008-0-3.
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    Total...............................  ..........................              41  ..............              41  ..........................             363  ..............       15,843.36
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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 $15,843.36. 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 
$252,340.00.

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 26, 2013.
Charlene D. Myrthil,
Director, Records Management Division, Mission Support Bureau, Federal 
Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security.
[FR Doc. 2013-29251 Filed 12-6-13; 8:45 am]
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