Agency Information Collection Activities: Existing Collection; Comment Requested; Extension and Revision of Existing Collection(s): Prison Population Reports: Summary of Sentenced Population Movement-National Prisoner Statistics, 4176-4177 [2014-01411]

Download as PDF 4176 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 16 / Friday, January 24, 2014 / Notices administrative law judge and the Commission, without further notice to the respondent, to find the facts to be as alleged in the complaint and this notice and to enter an initial determination and a final determination containing such findings, and may result in the issuance of an exclusion order or a cease and desist order or both directed against the respondent. By order of the Commission. Dated: January 17, 2014. Lisa R. Barton, Acting Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. 2014–01392 Filed 1–23–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Office of Justice Programs [OMB Number 1121–0102] Agency Information Collection Activities: Existing Collection; Comment Requested; Extension and Revision of Existing Collection(s): Prison Population Reports: Summary of Sentenced Population Movement— National Prisoner Statistics TKELLEY on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES ACTION: 60-Day Notice. The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs, will be submitting the following information collection 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 ‘‘sixty days’’ until March 25, 2014. This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10. If you have comments especially regarding the estimated public burden and associated response time, or need a copy of the proposed information collection instrument with instructions or additional information, please contact E. Ann Carson by email at elizabeth.carson@usdoj.gov or at (202) 316–3496. Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of the following four points: (1) Evaluate whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:22 Jan 23, 2014 Jkt 232001 collection of information, 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, e.g. permitting electronic submission of responses. Overview of This Information Collection (1) Type of Information Collection: Extension and minor revision of currently approved collection. (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Summary of Sentenced Population Movement—National Prisoner Statistics. (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the Department of Justice sponsoring the collection: (a) Form number: NPS–1B. Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice. (b) Form number: NPS–1B(T). Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice. (4) Affected public who will be asked to respond, as well as a brief abstract: For the NPS–1B form, 51 central reporters (one from each state and the Federal Bureau of Prisons) responsible for keeping records on inmates will be asked to provide information for the following categories: (a) As of December 31, the number of male and female inmates within their custody and under their jurisdiction with maximum sentences of more than one year, one year or less; and unsentenced inmates; (b) The number of inmates housed in privately operated facilities, county or other local authority correctional facilities, or in other state or Federal facilities on December 31; (c) Prison admission information in the calendar year for the following categories: new court commitments, parole violators, other conditional release violators returned, transfers from other jurisdictions, AWOLs and escapees returned, and returns from appeal and bond; (d) Prison release information in the calendar year for the following categories: expirations of sentence, commutations, other conditional releases, probations, supervised mandatory releases, paroles, other conditional releases, deaths by cause, AWOLs, escapes, transfers to other PO 00000 Frm 00027 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 jurisdictions, and releases to appeal or bond; (e) Number of inmates under jurisdiction on December 31 by race and Hispanic origin; (f) Number of inmates in custody classified as non-citizens and/or under 18 years of age; (g) Testing of incoming inmates for HIV; and HIV infection and AIDS cases on December 31; and (h) The aggregated rated, operational, and/or design capacities, by sex, of the state/BOP’s correctional facilities at year-end. For the NPS–1B(T) form, five central reporters from the U.S. Territories and Commonwealths of Guam, Puerto Rico, the Northern Mariana Islands, the Virgin Islands, and American Samoa will be asked to provide information for the following categories for the calendar year just ended, and, if available, for the previous calendar year: (a) As of December 31, the number of male and female inmates within their custody and under their jurisdiction with maximum sentences of more than one year, one year or less; and unsentenced inmates; and an assessment of the completeness of these counts (complete, partial, or estimated) (b) The number of inmates under jurisdiction on December 31 but in the custody of facilities operated by other jurisdictions’ authorities solely to reduce prison overcrowding; (c) Number of inmates under jurisdiction on December 31 by race and Hispanic origin; (d) The aggregated rated, operational, and/or design capacities, by sex, of the territory’s/Commonwealth’s correctional facilities at year-end. The Bureau of Justice Statistics uses this information in published reports and for the U.S. Congress, Executive Office of the President, practitioners, researchers, students, the media, and others interested in criminal justice statistics. (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time needed for an average respondent to respond: (a) NPS–1B form: 51 respondents, each taking an average 6.5 total hours to respond. (b) NPS–1B(T) form: 5 respondents, each taking an average of 2 hours to respond. Burden hours remain the same for the 51 respondents to the NPS–1B form. An additional 10 hours are added for the 5 respondents to the NPS–1B(T) form. (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: 342 annual burden hours. If additional information is required contact: Jerri Murray, Department E:\FR\FM\24JAN1.SGM 24JAN1 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 16 / Friday, January 24, 2014 / Notices 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. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dated: January 21, 2014. Jerri Murray, Department Clearance Officer for PRA, U.S. Department of Justice. [FR Doc. 2014–01411 Filed 1–23–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–18–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Mine Safety and Health Administration Petitions for Modification of Application of Existing Mandatory Safety Standards Mine Safety and Health Administration, Labor. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: Section 101(c) of the Federal Mine Safety and Health Act of 1977 and 30 CFR part 44 govern the application, processing, and disposition of petitions for modification. This notice is a summary of petitions for modification submitted to the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) by the parties listed below to modify the application of existing mandatory safety standards codified in Title 30 of the Code of Federal Regulations. DATES: All comments on the petitions must be received by the Office of Standards, Regulations and Variances on or before February 24, 2014. ADDRESSES: You may submit your comments, identified by ‘‘docket number’’ on the subject line, by any of the following methods: 1. Electronic Mail: zzMSHAcomments@dol.gov. Include the docket number of the petition in the subject line of the message. 2. Facsimile: 202–693–9441. 3. Regular Mail or Hand Delivery: MSHA, Office of Standards, Regulations and Variances, 1100 Wilson Boulevard, Room 2350, Arlington, Virginia 22209– 3939, Attention: Sheila McConnell, Acting Director, Office of Standards, Regulations and Variances. Persons delivering documents are required to check in at the receptionist’s desk on the 21st floor. Individuals may inspect copies of the petitions and comments during normal business hours at the address listed above. MSHA will consider only comments postmarked by the U.S. Postal Service or proof of delivery from another delivery service such as UPS or Federal Express on or before the deadline for comments. TKELLEY on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:22 Jan 23, 2014 Jkt 232001 Barbara Barron, Office of Standards, Regulations and Variances at 202–693– 9447 (Voice), barron.barbara@dol.gov (Email), or 202–693–9441 (Facsimile). [These are not toll-free numbers.] SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background Section 101(c) of the Federal Mine Safety and Health Act of 1977 (Mine Act) allows the mine operator or representative of miners to file a petition to modify the application of any mandatory safety standard to a coal or other mine if the Secretary of Labor determines that: 1. An alternative method of achieving the result of such standard exists which will at all times guarantee no less than the same measure of protection afforded the miners of such mine by such standard; or 2. That the application of such standard to such mine will result in a diminution of safety to the miners in such mine. In addition, the regulations at 30 CFR 44.10 and 44.11 establish the requirements and procedures for filing petitions for modification. II. Petitions for Modification Docket Number: M–2013–055–C. Petitioner: Signal Peak Energy, 100 Portal Drive, Roundup, Montana 59072. Mine: Bull Mountain Mine #1, MSHA I.D. No. 24–01950, located in Musselshell County, Montana. Regulation Affected: 30 CFR 75.1002(a) (Installation of electric equipment and conductors; permissibility). Modification Request: The petitioner requests a modification of the existing standard to permit the use of nonpermissible electronic testing or diagnostic equipment within 150 feet of pillar workings or longwall faces. The equipment to be used includes laptop computers, oscilloscopes, vibration analysis machines, cable fault detectors, point temperature probes, infrared temperature devices, insulating testers (meggers), voltage current and power measurement devices signal analyzer devices, ultrasonic thickness gauges, electronic component testers, electronic tachometers, total station laser distance meter, 36 volt battery drills, and data collector. Other testing and diagnostic equipment may be used if approved in advance by the District Manager. The petitioner states that: (1) All other test and diagnostic equipment used within 150 feet of longwall faces and pillar workings will be permissible. PO 00000 Frm 00028 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 4177 (2) All nonpermissible testing and diagnostic equipment used within 150 feet of longwall faces and pillar workings will be examined, by a qualified person as defined in 30 CFR 75.153, prior to being used to insure the equipment is being maintained in a safe operating condition. The examination results will be recorded in the weekly examination book and will be made available to an authorized representative of the Secretary and the miners at the mine. (3) A qualified person as defined in 30 CFR 75.151 will continuously monitor for methane immediately before and during use of nonpermissible electronic testing and diagnostic equipment within 150 feet of the longwall faces and pillar workings. (4) Nonpermissible electronic test and diagnostic equipment will not be used if methane is detected in concentrations at or above 1.0 percent methane. When 1.0 percent or more of methane is detected while the nonpermissible electronic equipment is being used, the equipment will be deenergized immediately, and the nonpermissible electronic equipment will be withdrawn to outby the last open crosscut. (5) All hand-held methane detectors will be MSHA-approved and maintained in permissible and proper operating condition as defined in 30 CFR 75.320. (6) Except for time necessary to trouble shoot under actual mining conditions, coal production in the section will cease during use of the nonpermissible equipment. However, coal may remain in or on the equipment to test and diagnose the equipment under ‘‘load’’. (7) Nonpermissible electronic testing and diagnostic equipment will not be used to test equipment when float coal dust is in suspension. (8) All electronic testing and diagnostic equipment will be used in accordance with the manufacturer’s recommended safe use procedures. (9) Qualified personnel engaged in the use of electronic testing and diagnostic equipment will be properly trained to recognize the hazards and limitations associated with the use of electronic testing and diagnostic equipment. (10) Nonpermissible electronic testing and diagnostic equipment will not be put into service underground until MSHA has initially inspected the equipment. (11) Within 60 days after the Proposed Decision and Order becomes final, the petitioner will submit proposed revisions for its approved 30 CFR part 48 training plan to the District Manager. The revisions will specify initial and E:\FR\FM\24JAN1.SGM 24JAN1

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[FR Doc No: 2014-01411]


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DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Office of Justice Programs

[OMB Number 1121-0102]


Agency Information Collection Activities: Existing Collection; 
Comment Requested; Extension and Revision of Existing Collection(s): 
Prison Population Reports: Summary of Sentenced Population Movement--
National Prisoner Statistics

ACTION: 60-Day Notice.

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    The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs, will 
be submitting the following information collection 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 ``sixty 
days'' until March 25, 2014. This process is conducted in accordance 
with 5 CFR 1320.10.
    If you have comments especially regarding the estimated public 
burden and associated response time, or need a copy of the proposed 
information collection instrument with instructions or additional 
information, please contact E. Ann Carson by email at 
elizabeth.carson@usdoj.gov or at (202) 316-3496.
    Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected 
agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are 
encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of the following 
four points:
    (1) Evaluate whether the collection of information is necessary for 
the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including 
whether the information will have practical utility;
    (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of 
the collection of information, 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, e.g. permitting electronic 
submission of responses.

Overview of This Information Collection

    (1) Type of Information Collection: Extension and minor revision of 
currently approved collection.
    (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Summary of Sentenced Population 
Movement--National Prisoner Statistics.
    (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the 
Department of Justice sponsoring the collection:
    (a) Form number: NPS-1B. Office of Justice Programs, U.S. 
Department of Justice.
    (b) Form number: NPS-1B(T). Office of Justice Programs, U.S. 
Department of Justice.
    (4) Affected public who will be asked to respond, as well as a 
brief abstract: For the NPS-1B form, 51 central reporters (one from 
each state and the Federal Bureau of Prisons) responsible for keeping 
records on inmates will be asked to provide information for the 
following categories:
    (a) As of December 31, the number of male and female inmates within 
their custody and under their jurisdiction with maximum sentences of 
more than one year, one year or less; and unsentenced inmates;
    (b) The number of inmates housed in privately operated facilities, 
county or other local authority correctional facilities, or in other 
state or Federal facilities on December 31;
    (c) Prison admission information in the calendar year for the 
following categories: new court commitments, parole violators, other 
conditional release violators returned, transfers from other 
jurisdictions, AWOLs and escapees returned, and returns from appeal and 
bond;
    (d) Prison release information in the calendar year for the 
following categories: expirations of sentence, commutations, other 
conditional releases, probations, supervised mandatory releases, 
paroles, other conditional releases, deaths by cause, AWOLs, escapes, 
transfers to other jurisdictions, and releases to appeal or bond;
    (e) Number of inmates under jurisdiction on December 31 by race and 
Hispanic origin;
    (f) Number of inmates in custody classified as non-citizens and/or 
under 18 years of age;
    (g) Testing of incoming inmates for HIV; and HIV infection and AIDS 
cases on December 31; and
    (h) The aggregated rated, operational, and/or design capacities, by 
sex, of the state/BOP's correctional facilities at year-end.
    For the NPS-1B(T) form, five central reporters from the U.S. 
Territories and Commonwealths of Guam, Puerto Rico, the Northern 
Mariana Islands, the Virgin Islands, and American Samoa will be asked 
to provide information for the following categories for the calendar 
year just ended, and, if available, for the previous calendar year:
    (a) As of December 31, the number of male and female inmates within 
their custody and under their jurisdiction with maximum sentences of 
more than one year, one year or less; and unsentenced inmates; and an 
assessment of the completeness of these counts (complete, partial, or 
estimated)
    (b) The number of inmates under jurisdiction on December 31 but in 
the custody of facilities operated by other jurisdictions' authorities 
solely to reduce prison overcrowding;
    (c) Number of inmates under jurisdiction on December 31 by race and 
Hispanic origin;
    (d) The aggregated rated, operational, and/or design capacities, by 
sex, of the territory's/Commonwealth's correctional facilities at year-
end.
    The Bureau of Justice Statistics uses this information in published 
reports and for the U.S. Congress, Executive Office of the President, 
practitioners, researchers, students, the media, and others interested 
in criminal justice statistics.
    (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount 
of time needed for an average respondent to respond:
    (a) NPS-1B form: 51 respondents, each taking an average 6.5 total 
hours to respond.
    (b) NPS-1B(T) form: 5 respondents, each taking an average of 2 
hours to respond.
    Burden hours remain the same for the 51 respondents to the NPS-1B 
form. An additional 10 hours are added for the 5 respondents to the 
NPS-1B(T) form.
    (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated 
with the collection: 342 annual burden hours.
    If additional information is required contact: Jerri Murray, 
Department

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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: January 21, 2014.
Jerri Murray,
Department Clearance Officer for PRA, U.S. Department of Justice.
[FR Doc. 2014-01411 Filed 1-23-14; 8:45 am]
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