Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request, 75329-75330 [2013-29502]

Download as PDF 75329 Notices Federal Register Vol. 78, No. 238 Wednesday, December 11, 2013 This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains documents other than rules or proposed rules that are applicable to the public. Notices of hearings and investigations, committee meetings, agency decisions and rulings, delegations of authority, filing of petitions and applications and agency statements of organization and functions are examples of documents appearing in this section. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Farm Service Agency Information Collection; Disaster Assistance (General) Farm Service Agency, USDA. Notice; request for comment. AGENCY: ACTION: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Farm Service Agency (FSA) is seeking comments from all interested individuals and organizations on the extension and revision of a currently approved information collection in support of Disaster Assistance programs. The information collection is needed to identify disaster areas and establish eligibility for both primary counties and those counties contiguous to such counties for certain assistance from FSA. The total burden hours have been revised to reflect the number of Secretarial requests for natural disaster assistance during the 2013 fiscal year. DATES: We will consider comments that we receive by February 10, 2014. ADDRESSES: We invite you to submit comments on this notice. In your comments, include date, volume, and page number of this issue of the Federal Register. You may submit comments by any of the following methods: • Federal eRulemaking Portal: Go to: www.regulations.gov. Follow the online instructions for submitting comments. • Mail: Dan McGlynn, Acting Director, Production, Emergencies and Compliance Division, Farm Service Agency, USDA, Mail Stop 0517, 1400 Independence Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20250–0517.You may also send comments to the Desk Officer for Agriculture, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, Washington, DC 20503. Copies of the information collection may be requested by contacting Dan McGlynn at the above addresses. emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:00 Dec 10, 2013 Jkt 232001 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Steve Peterson, Branch Chief, Disaster Assistance Branch, (202) 720–7641. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Description of Information Collection Title: Disaster Assistance Program (General). OMB Number: 0560–0170. Expiration Date of Approval: 04/30/ 2014. Type of Request: Extension with revision. Abstract: The information collection is necessary for FSA to effectively administer the regulations relating to identifying disaster areas for the purpose of making emergency loans available. Emergency Loans are available to qualified and eligible farmers and ranchers who have suffered eligible weather-related physical or production losses or both in such areas. Before emergency loans can become available, the information needs to be collected to determine if the disaster areas meet the criteria of having a qualifying loss in order to be considered as an eligible county. Type of Respondents: Farmers and ranchers. Estimate of Average Time To Respond: 0.483 hour per response. Estimated Number of Respondents: 926. Estimated Number of Report Filed per Respondent: 1. Estimated Total Annual Number of Responses: 1015. Estimated Total Annual Burden hours: 489. We are requesting comments on all aspects of this information collection to help us to: (1) Evaluate whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of FSA, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) Evaluate the accuracy of FSA’s estimate of burden including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) 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. PO 00000 Frm 00001 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 All responses to this notice, including name and addresses when provided, will be summarized and included in the request for OMB approval. All comments will also become a matter of public record. Signed on December 3, 2013. Candace Thompson, Acting Administrator, Farm Service Agency. [FR Doc. 2013–29512 Filed 12–10–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3410–05–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request The Department of Commerce will submit to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for clearance the following proposal for collection of information under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35). Agency: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Title: Northeast Multispecies Days-atSea Leasing Program. OMB Control Number: 0648–0475. Form Number(s): NA. Type of Request: Regular submission (extension of a currently approved information collection). Number of Respondents: 1,000. Average Hours per Response: Application to lease: 5 minutes; application to downgrade: 1 hour. Burden Hours: 88. Needs and Uses: This request is for an extension of this information collection. National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) Northeast Region manages the Northeast Multispecies fishery of the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) of the Northeastern United States through the Northeast Multispecies Fishery Management Plan (FMP). The New England Fishery Management Council prepared the FMP pursuant to the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act (MSA). The NE Multispecies Days-atSea (DAS) leasing program was implemented in 2004 as a result of Amendment 13 (69 FR 22906) which substantially reduced the number of DAS available for the NE multispecies vessels. To mitigate some of the adverse impact associated with the reduction in DAS, the NE Multispecies Leasing Program was developed to enable E:\FR\FM\11DEN1.SGM 11DEN1 75330 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 238 / Wednesday, December 11, 2013 / Notices vessels to increase their revenue by either leasing additional DAS from another vessel to increase their participation on the fishery, or by leasing their unused allocated DAS to another vessel. Information is submitted with the two types of request, and tracked by NMFS. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit organizations. Frequency: Annually and occasion. Respondent’s Obligation: Required to obtain or retain benefits. OMB Desk Officer: OIRA_ Submission@omb.eop.gov. Copies of the above information collection proposal can be obtained by calling or writing Jennifer Jessup, Departmental Paperwork Clearance Officer, (202) 482–0336, Department of Commerce, Room 6616, 14th and Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230 (or via the Internet at JJessup@ doc.gov). Written comments and recommendations for the proposed information collection should be sent within 30 days of publication of this notice to OIRA_Submission@ omb.eop.gov. Notice and opportunity for public comment. ACTION: Dated: December 5, 2013. Gwellnar Banks, Management Analyst, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. 2013–29502 Filed 12–10–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Economic Development Administration Notice of Petitions by Firms for Determination of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance Pursuant to Section 251 of the Trade Act 1974, as amended (19 U.S.C. 2341 et seq.), the Economic Development Administration (EDA) has received petitions for certification of eligibility to apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance from the firms listed below. Accordingly, EDA has initiated investigations to determine whether increased imports into the United States of articles like or directly competitive with those produced by each of these firms contributed importantly to the total or partial separation of the firm’s workers, or threat thereof, and to a decrease in sales or production of each petitioning firm. Economic Development Administration, Department of Commerce. AGENCY: LIST OF PETITIONS RECEIVED BY EDA FOR CERTIFICATION ELIGIBILITY TO APPLY FOR TRADE ADJUSTMENT ASSISTANCE [12/3/2013 through 12/05/2013] Date accepted for investigation Firm name Firm address Winding Glen Woodcraft, Inc. dba Christiana Cabinetry. INTEK Corporation ......................... 504 Rosemont Avenue, Atglen, PA 19310. 290 Independence Drive, Union, MO 63084. 482 Sokokis Ave., P.O. Box 536, Limington, ME 04049. 175 McDaniels Road, Shelbyville, KY 40065. Archer Machine .............................. emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES Shelby Industries, LLC ................... Any party having a substantial interest in these proceedings may request a public hearing on the matter. A written request for a hearing must be submitted to the Trade Adjustment Assistance for Firms Division, Room 71030, Economic Development Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, Washington, DC 20230, no later than ten (10) calendar days following publication of this notice. Please follow the requirements set forth in EDA’s regulations at 13 CFR 315.9 for procedures to request a public hearing. The Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance official number and title for the program under which these petitions are submitted is 11.313, Trade Adjustment Assistance for Firms. Dated: December 5, 2013. Michael DeVillo, Eligibility Examiner. [FR Doc. 2013–29536 Filed 12–10–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–WH–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:00 Dec 10, 2013 Jkt 232001 12/4/2013 12/3/2013 12/4/2013 12/5/2013 Product(s) The firm manufactures kitchen furniture and cabinetry. The firm is a manufacturer of electric heating elements and modules. The firm manufactures commercial valve and valve components. The firm manufactures winches, couplers, jacks and accessory items for trucks. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Foreign-Trade Zones Board [Order No. 1921] Grant of Authority; Establishment of a Foreign-Trade Zone Under the Alternative Site Framework Northwest Iowa Pursuant to its authority under the ForeignTrade Zones Act of June 18, 1934, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a–81u), the ForeignTrade Zones Board (the Board) adopts the following Order: Whereas, the Foreign-Trade Zones Act provides for ‘‘. . . the establishment . . . of foreign-trade zones in ports of entry of the United States, to expedite and encourage foreign commerce, and for other purposes,’’ and authorizes the Foreign-Trade Zones Board to grant to qualified corporations the privilege of establishing foreign-trade zones in or adjacent to U.S. Customs and Border Protection ports of entry; PO 00000 Frm 00002 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Whereas, the Board adopted the alternative site framework (ASF) (15 CFR 400.2(c)) as an option for the establishment or reorganization of zones; Whereas, the Northwest Iowa Development Corporation (the Grantee) has made application to the Board (B– 4–2013, docketed 1/15/2013), requesting the establishment of a foreign-trade zone under the ASF with a service area of Cherokee, Lyon, O’Brien, Osceola, Plymouth and Sioux Counties, Iowa, adjacent to the Sioux Falls Customs and Border Protection port of entry, proposed Site 1 would be categorized as a magnet site, and proposed Sites 2 and 3 would be categorized as usage-driven sites; Whereas, notice inviting public comment has been given in the Federal Register (78 FR 4382–4383, 1/22/2013) and the application has been processed pursuant to the FTZ Act and the Board’s regulations; and, Whereas, the Board adopts the findings and recommendations of the E:\FR\FM\11DEN1.SGM 11DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 238 (Wednesday, December 11, 2013)]
[Notices]
[Pages 75329-75330]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-29502]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE


Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request

    The Department of Commerce will submit to the Office of Management 
and Budget (OMB) for clearance the following proposal for collection of 
information under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 
U.S.C. Chapter 35).
    Agency: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
    Title: Northeast Multispecies Days-at-Sea Leasing Program.
    OMB Control Number: 0648-0475.
    Form Number(s): NA.
    Type of Request: Regular submission (extension of a currently 
approved information collection).
    Number of Respondents: 1,000.
    Average Hours per Response: Application to lease: 5 minutes; 
application to downgrade: 1 hour.
    Burden Hours: 88.
    Needs and Uses: This request is for an extension of this 
information collection.
    National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) Northeast Region manages 
the Northeast Multispecies fishery of the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) 
of the Northeastern United States through the Northeast Multispecies 
Fishery Management Plan (FMP). The New England Fishery Management 
Council prepared the FMP pursuant to the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery 
Conservation and Management Act (MSA). The NE Multispecies Days-at-Sea 
(DAS) leasing program was implemented in 2004 as a result of Amendment 
13 (69 FR 22906) which substantially reduced the number of DAS 
available for the NE multispecies vessels. To mitigate some of the 
adverse impact associated with the reduction in DAS, the NE 
Multispecies Leasing Program was developed to enable

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vessels to increase their revenue by either leasing additional DAS from 
another vessel to increase their participation on the fishery, or by 
leasing their unused allocated DAS to another vessel. Information is 
submitted with the two types of request, and tracked by NMFS.
    Affected Public: Business or other for-profit organizations.
    Frequency: Annually and occasion.
    Respondent's Obligation: Required to obtain or retain benefits.
    OMB Desk Officer: OIRA_Submission@omb.eop.gov.
    Copies of the above information collection proposal can be obtained 
by calling or writing Jennifer Jessup, Departmental Paperwork Clearance 
Officer, (202) 482-0336, Department of Commerce, Room 6616, 14th and 
Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230 (or via the Internet at 
JJessup@doc.gov).
    Written comments and recommendations for the proposed information 
collection should be sent within 30 days of publication of this notice 
to OIRA_Submission@omb.eop.gov.

    Dated: December 5, 2013.
Gwellnar Banks,
Management Analyst, Office of the Chief Information Officer.
[FR Doc. 2013-29502 Filed 12-10-13; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 3510-22-P