Proposed Information Collection Request; Notice of New Requirements and Procedures for Grant Payment Request Submission, 79058-79059 [2013-30995]

Download as PDF 79058 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 249 / Friday, December 27, 2013 / Notices Dated: December 18, 2013. Evan M. Ryan, Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Department of State. the exhibit objects, contact Paul W. Manning, Attorney-Adviser, Office of the Legal Adviser, U.S. Department of State (telephone: 202–632–6469). The mailing address is U.S. Department of State, SA–5, L/PD, Fifth Floor (Suite 5H03), Washington, DC 20522–0505. [FR Doc. 2013–31088 Filed 12–26–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–05–P Dated: December 17, 2013. Evan Ryan, Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Department of State. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Office of the Secretary [Docket No. DOT–OST–2013–0217] [FR Doc. 2013–31091 Filed 12–26–13; 8:45 am] Proposed Information Collection Request; Notice of New Requirements and Procedures for Grant Payment Request Submission BILLING CODE 4710–05–P DEPARTMENT OF STATE Culturally Significant Objects Imported for Exhibition Determinations: ‘‘Chinese Paintings from Japanese Collections’’ Notice is hereby given of the following determinations: Pursuant to the authority vested in me by the Act of October 19, 1965 (79 Stat. 985; 22 U.S.C. 2459), Executive Order 12047 of March 27, 1978, the Foreign Affairs Reform and Restructuring Act of 1998 (112 Stat. 2681, et seq.; 22 U.S.C. 6501 note, et seq.), Delegation of Authority No. 234 of October 1, 1999, Delegation of Authority No. 236–3 of August 28, 2000 (and, as appropriate, Delegation of Authority No. 257 of April 15, 2003), I hereby determine that the objects to be included in the exhibition ‘‘Chinese Paintings from Japanese Collections,’’ imported from abroad for temporary exhibition within the United States, are of cultural significance. The objects are imported pursuant to loan agreements with foreign owners or custodians. I also determine that the exhibition or display of the exhibit objects at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA, from on or about May 11, 2014, until on or about July 6, 2014, and at possible additional exhibitions or venues yet to be determined, is in the national interest. I have ordered that Public Notice of these Determinations be published in the Federal Register. SUMMARY: For further information, including a list of the exhibit objects, contact Julie Simpson, Attorney-Adviser, Office of the Legal Adviser, U.S. Department of State (telephone: 202–632–6467). The mailing address is U.S. Department of State, SA–5, L/PD, Fifth Floor (Suite 5H03), Washington, DC 20522–0505. tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: VerDate Mar<15>2010 23:48 Dec 26, 2013 Department of Transportation (DOT). ACTION: Notice with request for comments. AGENCY: [Public Notice 8577] Jkt 232001 The DOT invites the public and other Federal agencies to comment on a revision to a previously approved information collection concerning new requirements and procedures for grant payment request submission. DOT will submit the proposed renewal of information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA) (44 U.S.C. 3506 (c)(2)(A)). This notice sets forth new requirements and procedures for grantees that submit and receive payments from DOT Operating Administrations (OAs).1 DOT is updating systems that support grant payments and there will be changes to the way grantees complete and submit payment requests. Simplifying the DOT grant payment process will save both the grantee and the Federal Government time and expense that come with paperbased grant application and payment administration. Note: At this time, this requirement is not applicable to DOT grant recipients requesting payment electronically through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Grant Tracking System (GTS), the Federal Highway Administration’s Rapid Approval State Payment System (RASPS), or Federal Transit SUMMARY: 1 The DOT OAs are: Office of the Secretary of Transportation (OST), Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), Federal Transit Administration (FTA), Maritime Administration (MARAD), National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), Office of Inspector General (OIG), Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), Research and Innovative Technology Administration (RITA), Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation (SLSDC) and Surface Transportation Board (STB). PO 00000 Frm 00249 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Administration (FTA) grant recipients requesting payment through the Electronic Clearing House Operation System (ECHO-Web). DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before February 25, 2014. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information should be directed to U.S. Department of Transportation, Office of Financial Management, B–30, Room W93–431, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., Washington, DC 20590–0001, (202) 366– 1306, DOTElectronicInvoicing@dot.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Notice of Requirements and Procedures for Grant Payment Request Submission. OMB Control Number: 2105–0564. Type of Request: Revision to previously approved information collection. Background: This notice sets forth requirements and procedures for grantees that receive payments from DOT OAs, with the exception of DOT grant recipients requesting payment electronically through the NHTSA’s GTS, the FHWA’s RASPS, or FTA grant recipients requesting payment through the Electronic Clearing House Operation System (ECHO-Web). The proposed procedures provide that— • Grantees will now be required to have electronic internet access to register in the Delphi eInvoicing system. • Grantees will be required to submit payment requests electronically and DOT OAs must process payment requests electronically. • The identities of system users must be verified prior to receiving access to the Delphi eInvoicing system. Users must complete a user request form and provide the following information: full name, work address, work phone number, work email address, home address and home phone number. Once completed, this form must be presented to a Notary Public for verification. Once notarized, the prospective grantee user will return the form to receive their login credentials. • DOT Office of Financial Management officials may allow exceptions to the requirement that grantees register and submit payment requests through the Delphi eInvoicing system under limited circumstances. Recipients may apply for an exemption by submitting an electronic Waiver Request Form to the DOT Office of Financial Management. The exceptions will be considered on a case by case basis via Waiver Request Form. Affected Public: DOT Grant Recipients. Estimated Number of Respondents: 3,000. E:\FR\FM\27DEN1.SGM 27DEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 249 / Friday, December 27, 2013 / Notices Estimated Number of Responses: 3,000. Annual Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 6,000 (initial registration only). Frequency of Collection: One time. ADDRESSES: Send comments regarding the burden estimate, including suggestions for reducing the burden, to U.S. Department of Transportation, Office of Financial Management, B–30, Room W93–431, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., Washington, DC 20590– 0001, (202) 366–1306, DOTElectronicInvoicing@dot.gov. Comments: Comments are invited on: Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Department, including whether the information will have practical utility; the accuracy of the Department’s estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; ways to enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information to be collected; and ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents. Issued in Washington, DC on December 19, 2013 David Rivait, Deputy Chief Financial Officer, Department of Transportation. [FR Doc. 2013–30995 Filed 12–26–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–9X–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Aviation Administration Public Notice for Waiver of Aeronautical Land-Use Assurance Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT. ACTION: Notice of intent of waiver with respect to land; Wayne County Airport, Wooster, Ohio. AGENCY: The FAA is considering a proposal to change approximately 44.7 acres of airport land from aeronautical use to non-aeronautical use and to authorize the sale of airport property located at Wayne County Airport, Wooster, Ohio. The aforementioned land is not needed for aeronautical use. The property is located near the southeast corner of Geyers Chapel Road (T.R. 68) and Hutton Road (C.R. 78). The property is currently being farmed and the proposed use after the sale would be farmland. DATES: Comments must be received on or before January 27, 2014. ADDRESSES: Documents are available for review by appointment at the FAA Airports District Office, Irene Porter, tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 23:48 Dec 26, 2013 Jkt 232001 Program Manager, 11677 South Wayne Road, Suite 107, Romulus, Michigan 48174 Telephone: (734) 229–2900/Fax: (734) 229–2950 and Wayne County Commissioners, 428 West Liberty Street, Wooster, Ohio, (330) 287–5400. Written comments on the Sponsor’s request must be delivered or mailed to: Irene Porter, Program Manager, Federal Aviation Administration, Airports District Office, 11677 South Wayne Road, Suite 107, Romulus, Michigan 48174, Telephone Number: (734) 229– 2900/FAX Number: (734) 229–2950. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Irene Porter, Program Manager, Federal Aviation Administration, Airports District Office, 11677 South Wayne Road, Suite 107, Romulus, Michigan 48174. Telephone Number: (734) 229– 2900/FAX Number: (734) 229–2950. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In accordance with section 47107(h) of Title 49, United States Code, this notice is required to be published in the Federal Register 30 days before modifying the land-use assurance that requires the property to be used for an aeronautical purpose. The property was originally acquired by the County for the ultimate development of a cross-wind runway for the airport. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) participated in the acquisition of this property under Airport Improvement Program grant 3– 39–0093–02. Current FAA standards do not require a cross-wind runway at this airport. The sponsor is now proposing to sell this parcel for Fair Market Value and utilize the proceeds to help improve the existing airport infrastructure and bring it up to FAA standards. The disposition of proceeds from the sale of the airport property will be in accordance with FAA’s Policy and Procedures Concerning the Use of Airport Revenue, published in the Federal Register on February 16, 1999 (64 FR 7696). This notice announces that the FAA is considering the release of the subject airport property at the Wayne County Airport, Wooster, Ohio from federal land covenants, subject to a reservation for continuing right of flight as well as restrictions on the released property as required in FAA Order 5190.6B section 22.16. Approval does not constitute a commitment by the FAA to financially assist in the disposal of the subject airport property nor a determination of eligibility for grant-in-aid funding from the FAA. Situated in the State of Ohio, County of Wayne, Township of Wayne in the southwest quarter of Section 12, T–16N, R–13W and being part of the land PO 00000 Frm 00250 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 79059 described in deeds to The Board of County Commissioners, Wayne County, Ohio recorded in deed volume 426, page 153, volume 555, page 185 and volume 600, page 281 of Wayne County records. Described as follows: Commencing at a one inch diameter steel pin found in the intersection of Geyers Chapel Road (Township Road 68) and Hutton Road (County Road 78) marking northwest corner of the southwest quarter of Section 12. Thence N 89°40′14″ E 430.52 feet, along the north line of the quarter section and in Hutton Road, to the Point of Beginning for the parcel herein described—witnessed by a capped reference pin set S 17°07′20″ W 28.90 feet. Thence with the following SEVEN courses: (1) N 89°40′14″ E 1214.67 feet, along the north line of the quarter section and in Hutton Road, to a 5⁄8 inch diameter steel pin found at the northwest corner of James E. and Janet E. Kasserman, Trustees as described in official record volume 684, page 1857— witnessed by a capped reference pin found S 00°22′01″ E 23.00 feet. (2) S 00°22′01″ E 1304.74 feet, along the west line of Kasserman, to a 3/4 inch diameter steel pin found. (3) S 89°32′39″ W 1624.85 feet to a point on the west line of the quarter section— witnessed by a capped reference pin set N 89°32′39″ E 13.98 feet. (4) N 01°15′27″ W 721.03 feet, along the west line of the quarter section, to a point– witnessed by a capped reference pin set N 88°44′33″ E 10.26 feet. (5) N 88°44′33″ E 151.46 feet to a capped pin set. (6) N 39°48′02″ E 211.97 feet to a capped pin set. (7) N 17°07′20″ E 443.27 feet to the Point of Beginning. This parcel contains 44.713 acres. Issued in Romulus, Michigan, on December 5, 2013. John L. Mayfield, Jr., Manager, Detroit Airports District Office, Federal Aviation Administration, Great Lakes Region. [FR Doc. 2013–31074 Filed 12–26–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–13–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Aviation Administration Public Notice for Waiver of Aeronautical Land-Use Assurance Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT. ACTION: Notice of intent of waiver with respect to land; DuPage Airport, West Chicago, Illinois. AGENCY: The FAA is considering a proposal to change a 1.771–acre portion SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\27DEN1.SGM 27DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 249 (Friday, December 27, 2013)]
[Notices]
[Pages 79058-79059]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-30995]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Office of the Secretary

[Docket No. DOT-OST-2013-0217]


Proposed Information Collection Request; Notice of New 
Requirements and Procedures for Grant Payment Request Submission

AGENCY: Department of Transportation (DOT).

ACTION: Notice with request for comments.

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SUMMARY: The DOT invites the public and other Federal agencies to 
comment on a revision to a previously approved information collection 
concerning new requirements and procedures for grant payment request 
submission. DOT will submit the proposed renewal of information 
collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for 
review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA) (44 
U.S.C. 3506 (c)(2)(A)). This notice sets forth new requirements and 
procedures for grantees that submit and receive payments from DOT 
Operating Administrations (OAs).\1\ DOT is updating systems that 
support grant payments and there will be changes to the way grantees 
complete and submit payment requests. Simplifying the DOT grant payment 
process will save both the grantee and the Federal Government time and 
expense that come with paper-based grant application and payment 
administration. Note: At this time, this requirement is not applicable 
to DOT grant recipients requesting payment electronically through the 
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's Grant Tracking System 
(GTS), the Federal Highway Administration's Rapid Approval State 
Payment System (RASPS), or Federal Transit Administration (FTA) grant 
recipients requesting payment through the Electronic Clearing House 
Operation System (ECHO-Web).
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    \1\ The DOT OAs are: Office of the Secretary of Transportation 
(OST), Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Federal Highway 
Administration (FHWA), Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 
(FMCSA), Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), Federal Transit 
Administration (FTA), Maritime Administration (MARAD), National 
Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), Office of Inspector 
General (OIG), Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety 
Administration (PHMSA), Research and Innovative Technology 
Administration (RITA), Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation 
(SLSDC) and Surface Transportation Board (STB).

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DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before February 25, 2014.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information 
should be directed to U.S. Department of Transportation, Office of 
Financial Management, B-30, Room W93-431, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., 
Washington, DC 20590-0001, (202) 366-1306, 
DOTElectronicInvoicing@dot.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    Title: Notice of Requirements and Procedures for Grant Payment 
Request Submission.
    OMB Control Number: 2105-0564.
    Type of Request: Revision to previously approved information 
collection.
    Background: This notice sets forth requirements and procedures for 
grantees that receive payments from DOT OAs, with the exception of DOT 
grant recipients requesting payment electronically through the NHTSA's 
GTS, the FHWA's RASPS, or FTA grant recipients requesting payment 
through the Electronic Clearing House Operation System (ECHO-Web). The 
proposed procedures provide that--
     Grantees will now be required to have electronic internet 
access to register in the Delphi eInvoicing system.
     Grantees will be required to submit payment requests 
electronically and DOT OAs must process payment requests 
electronically.
     The identities of system users must be verified prior to 
receiving access to the Delphi eInvoicing system. Users must complete a 
user request form and provide the following information: full name, 
work address, work phone number, work email address, home address and 
home phone number. Once completed, this form must be presented to a 
Notary Public for verification. Once notarized, the prospective grantee 
user will return the form to receive their login credentials.
     DOT Office of Financial Management officials may allow 
exceptions to the requirement that grantees register and submit payment 
requests through the Delphi eInvoicing system under limited 
circumstances. Recipients may apply for an exemption by submitting an 
electronic Waiver Request Form to the DOT Office of Financial 
Management. The exceptions will be considered on a case by case basis 
via Waiver Request Form.
    Affected Public: DOT Grant Recipients.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 3,000.

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    Estimated Number of Responses: 3,000.
    Annual Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 6,000 (initial 
registration only).
    Frequency of Collection: One time.

ADDRESSES: Send comments regarding the burden estimate, including 
suggestions for reducing the burden, to U.S. Department of 
Transportation, Office of Financial Management, B-30, Room W93-431, 
1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., Washington, DC 20590-0001, (202) 366-1306, 
DOTElectronicInvoicing@dot.gov.
    Comments: Comments are invited on: Whether the proposed collection 
of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions 
of the Department, including whether the information will have 
practical utility; the accuracy of the Department's estimate of the 
burden of the proposed information collection; ways to enhance the 
quality, utility and clarity of the information to be collected; and 
ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on 
respondents.

    Issued in Washington, DC on December 19, 2013
David Rivait,
Deputy Chief Financial Officer, Department of Transportation.
[FR Doc. 2013-30995 Filed 12-26-13; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4910-9X-P