Labor-Management Cooperation Grant Program Information Collection Request, 10521-10522 [2014-03231]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 37 / Tuesday, February 25, 2014 / Notices The Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank), as a part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal Agencies to comment on the proposed information collection, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The collection provides ExIm Bank staff with the information necessary to monitor the borrower’s payments for exported goods covered under its short and medium-term export credit insurance policies. It also alerts Ex-Im Bank staff of defaults, so they can manage the portfolio in an informed manner. Form can be viewed at http:// www.exim.gov/pub/pending/eib9227.pdf. SUMMARY: Comments must be received on or before April 28, 2014, to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Comments may be submitted electronically on WWW.REGULATIONS.GOV or by mail to Michele Kuester, Export-Import Bank of the United States, 811 Vermont Ave. NW., Washington, DC 20571. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title and Form Number: EIB 92–27 Report of Overdue Accounts Under Short-Term Policies. OMB Number: 3048–0027. Type of Review: Regular. Need and Use: The collection provides Ex-Im Bank staff with the information necessary to monitor the borrower’s payments for exported goods covered under its short- and medium term export credit insurance policies. It also alerts Ex-Im Bank staff of defaults, so they can manage the portfolio in an informed manner. Affected Public: This form affects entities involved in the export of U.S. goods and services. Annual Number of Respondents: 745. Estimated Time per Respondent: 15 minutes. Government Annual Burden Hours: 186.25 hours. Frequency of Reporting or Use: Monthly. Government Reviewing Time per Year: 1,117.5. Average Wages per Hour: $42.50. Average Cost per Year: $47,494. Benefits and Overhead: 20%. Total Government Cost: $56,993. emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES DATES: Bonita Jones-McNeil, Records Management Analyst, Records Management Division, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. 2014–04011 Filed 2–24–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6690–01–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:58 Feb 24, 2014 Jkt 232001 10521 269a (LM–7), Project Performance (LM– 8), and Grants Program Grantee Sunshine Act Meetings Evaluation Questionnaire (LM–9). This information collection activity was AGENCY: Federal Election Commission. previously approved by the Office of DATE & TIME: Thursday, February 27, Management and Budget (OMB) and is 2014 at 10:00 a.m. requesting a reinstatement without PLACE: 999 E Street NW., Washington, change to the collection. This collection DC (Ninth Floor). was assigned the control number 3076– STATUS: This meeting will be open to the 0006. public. DATES: Comments on this information FEDERAL ELECTION COMMISSION Items To Be Discussed Correction and Approval of Minutes for January 16, 2014 and January 30, 2014 Draft Advisory Opinion 2013–18: Revolution Messaging, LLC Draft Advisory Opinion 2014–01: Solano County United Democratic Central Committee Management and Administrative Matters Individuals who plan to attend and require special assistance, such as sign language interpretation or other reasonable accommodations, should contact Shawn Woodhead Werth, Secretary and Clerk, at (202) 694–1040, at least 72 hours prior to the meeting date. PERSON TO CONTACT FOR INFORMATION: Judith Ingram, Press Officer, Telephone: (202) 694–1220. Shawn Woodhead Werth, Secretary and Clerk of the Commission. [FR Doc. 2014–04083 Filed 2–21–14; 11:15 am] BILLING CODE 6715–01–P FEDERAL MEDIATION AND CONCILIATION SERVICE Labor-Management Cooperation Grant Program Information Collection Request Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service. ACTION: 60-Day Notice and Request for Comments. AGENCY: The Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service (FMCS), as part of its continuing effort to reduce the paperwork burden of grant applicants and awardees in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, invites the general public and other Federal Agencies to take this opportunity to comment on the following information collection. The information collection requests are FMCS forms: Application for Federal Assistance (SF–424), Accounting System and Financial Capability Questionnaire (LM–3), Request for Advance or Reimbursement SF–270 (LM–6), Financial Status Report SF– SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00056 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 collection must be received within 60 days of the Federal Register publication date to be assured of consideration. Submit written comments by mail to the Labor-Management Cooperation Grants Program, Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service, 2100 K Street NW., Washington, DC 20427 or by contacting the person whose name appears under the section headed, FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT. Comments may be submitted by fax at (202) 606–3434 or via email to Linda Gray-Broughton, Grants Specialist at lgbroughton@fmcs.gov. All comments must be identified by the appropriate agency form number. No confidential business information (CBI) should be submitted through email. Information submitted as a comment concerning this document may be claimed confidential by marking any part or all of the information as ‘‘CBI’’. A copy of the comment that contains CBI will be submitted for inclusion in the public record. Information not marked confidential may be disclosed publicly by FMCS without prior notice. All written comments will be available for inspection in Suite 800 at the Washington, DC address above from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding legal holidays. ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Linda Gray-Broughton, Grants Specialist, FMCS, 2100 K Street NW., Washington, DC 20427. Telephone number (202) 606–8181, email to lgbroughton@fmcs.gov. Copies of the complete agency forms are available from the Labor-Management Cooperation Grants Program by calling, faxing, or writing Linda Gray-Broughton at the address above. Please ask for forms by agency number. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Information Collection Requests FMCS is seeking comments on the following information collection requests contained in FMCS agency forms. Agency: Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service. Form Number: OMB No. 3076–0006. E:\FR\FM\25FEN1.SGM 25FEN1 emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES 10522 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 37 / Tuesday, February 25, 2014 / Notices Type of Request: Reinstatement of a collection without change in the substance or method of collection. Affected Entities: Potential applicants and/or grantees who received our grant application kit. Also applicants who have received a grant from FMCS. Frequency: a. Three of the forms, the SF–424, LM–6, and LM–9 are submitted at the applicant/grantee’s discretion. b. To conduct the quarterly submissions, LM–7and LM–8 forms are used. Less than quarterly reports would deprive FMCS of the opportunity to provide prompt technical assistance to deal with those problems identified in the report. c. Once per application. The LM–3 is the only form to which a ‘‘similar information’’ requirement could apply. Acceptance of a recent audit report without deficiencies is acceptable. Abstract: Except for the FMCS Forms LM–3 and LM–9, the forms under consideration herein are either required or recommended in OMB Circulars. The two exceptions are non-recurring forms, the former a questionnaire sent only to non-public sector potential grantees and the latter a questionnaire sent only to former grantees for voluntary completion and submission. The collected information is used by FMCS to determine annual applicant suitability, to monitor quarterly grant project status, and for on-going program evaluation. If the information were not collected, there could be no accounting for the activities of the program. Actual use has been the same as intended use. Burden: The Application for Federal Assistance (SF–424) is an OMB form with no agency additions. The estimated average time burden per respondent: 30 minutes. Estimated average number of responses: 35. The Request for Advance for Advance or Reimbursement SF–270 (LM–6) and the Financial Status Report SF–269a (LM–7) are also OMB forms with no agency additions. The estimated average time burden per respondent per form: 30 minutes and approximate number of responses: 20. Project Performance (LM–8) had approximately 20 respondents and the estimated time per response is 20 minutes. FMCS Grants Program Evaluation Questionnaire (LM–9) number of respondents is approximately 10 and the estimated time per response is 60 minutes. The Accounting System and Financial Capability Questionnaire (LM–3) has approximately 20 respondents and the estimated time per response is 60 minutes. II. Request for Comments The FMCS is particularly interested in comments which: VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:58 Feb 24, 2014 Jkt 232001 (i) Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (ii) Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimates of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (iii) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (iv) Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including the use of appropriate automated electronic collection technologies or other forms of information technology, e.g. permitting electronic and fax submission of responses. List of Subjects Labor-Management Cooperation Grant Program and Information Collection Requests. Dated: February 4, 2014. Michael J. Bartlett, Deputy General Counsel. [FR Doc. 2014–03231 Filed 2–24–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6732–01–P FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM Change in Bank Control Notices; Acquisitions of Shares of a Savings and Loan Holding Company; Correction This notice corrects a notice (FR Doc. 2014–03159) published on page 8718 of the issue for Thursday, February 13, 2014. Under the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta heading, the entry for John W. Langdale, Jr., Trust, Margaret E. Langdale Trust, and Lee L. Mikuta Trust, all of Valdosta, Georgia, is revised to read as follows: Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Savings and Loan Holding Companies The companies listed in this notice have applied to the Board for approval, pursuant to the Home Owners’ Loan Act (12 U.S.C. 1461 et seq.) (HOLA), Regulation LL (12 CFR Part 238), and Regulation MM (12 CFR Part 239), and all other applicable statutes and regulations to become a savings and loan holding company and/or to acquire the assets or the ownership of, control of, or the power to vote shares of a savings association and nonbanking companies owned by the savings and loan holding company, including the companies listed below. PO 00000 Frm 00057 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 The applications listed below, as well as other related filings required by the Board, are available for immediate inspection at the Federal Reserve Bank indicated. The application also will be available for inspection at the offices of the Board of Governors. Interested persons may express their views in writing on the standards enumerated in the HOLA (12 U.S.C. 1467a(e)). If the proposal also involves the acquisition of a nonbanking company, the review also includes whether the acquisition of the nonbanking company complies with the standards in section 10(c)(4)(B) of the HOLA (12 U.S.C. 1467a(c)(4)(B)). Unless otherwise noted, nonbanking activities will be conducted throughout the United States. Unless otherwise noted, comments regarding each of these applications must be received at the Reserve Bank indicated or the offices of the Board of Governors not later than March 11, 2014. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta (Chapelle Davis, Assistant Vice President) 1000 Peachtree Street, NE., Atlanta, Georgia 30309: 1. John W. Langdale, Jr. Trust, Margaret E. Langdale Trust, and Lee L. Mikuta Trust, all of Valdosta, Georgia, to become savings and loan holding companies by acquiring Lowndes Bancshares, Inc., and thereby indirectly acquire Commercial Banking Company, both in Valdosta, Georgia. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, February 20, 2014. Michael J. Lewandowski, Associate Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. 2014–04019 Filed 2–24–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–P FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies The companies listed in this notice have applied to the Board for approval, pursuant to the Bank Holding Company Act of 1956 (12 U.S.C. 1841 et seq.) (BHC Act), Regulation Y (12 CFR Part 225), and all other applicable statutes and regulations to become a bank holding company and/or to acquire the assets or the ownership of, control of, or the power to vote shares of a bank or bank holding company and all of the banks and nonbanking companies owned by the bank holding company, including the companies listed below. The applications listed below, as well as other related filings required by the Board, are available for immediate inspection at the Federal Reserve Bank indicated. The applications will also be E:\FR\FM\25FEN1.SGM 25FEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 37 (Tuesday, February 25, 2014)]
[Notices]
[Pages 10521-10522]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-03231]


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FEDERAL MEDIATION AND CONCILIATION SERVICE


Labor-Management Cooperation Grant Program Information Collection 
Request

AGENCY: Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service.

ACTION: 60-Day Notice and Request for Comments.

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SUMMARY: The Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service (FMCS), as part 
of its continuing effort to reduce the paperwork burden of grant 
applicants and awardees in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act 
of 1995, invites the general public and other Federal Agencies to take 
this opportunity to comment on the following information collection. 
The information collection requests are FMCS forms: Application for 
Federal Assistance (SF-424), Accounting System and Financial Capability 
Questionnaire (LM-3), Request for Advance or Reimbursement SF-270 (LM-
6), Financial Status Report SF-269a (LM-7), Project Performance (LM-8), 
and Grants Program Grantee Evaluation Questionnaire (LM-9). This 
information collection activity was previously approved by the Office 
of Management and Budget (OMB) and is requesting a reinstatement 
without change to the collection. This collection was assigned the 
control number 3076-0006.

DATES: Comments on this information collection must be received within 
60 days of the Federal Register publication date to be assured of 
consideration.

ADDRESSES: Submit written comments by mail to the Labor-Management 
Cooperation Grants Program, Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service, 
2100 K Street NW., Washington, DC 20427 or by contacting the person 
whose name appears under the section headed, FOR FURTHER INFORMATION 
CONTACT. Comments may be submitted by fax at (202) 606-3434 or via 
email to Linda Gray-Broughton, Grants Specialist at 
lgbroughton@fmcs.gov. All comments must be identified by the 
appropriate agency form number. No confidential business information 
(CBI) should be submitted through email. Information submitted as a 
comment concerning this document may be claimed confidential by marking 
any part or all of the information as ``CBI''. A copy of the comment 
that contains CBI will be submitted for inclusion in the public record. 
Information not marked confidential may be disclosed publicly by FMCS 
without prior notice. All written comments will be available for 
inspection in Suite 800 at the Washington, DC address above from 9:00 
a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding legal holidays.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Linda Gray-Broughton, Grants 
Specialist, FMCS, 2100 K Street NW., Washington, DC 20427. Telephone 
number (202) 606-8181, email to lgbroughton@fmcs.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Copies of the complete agency forms are 
available from the Labor-Management Cooperation Grants Program by 
calling, faxing, or writing Linda Gray-Broughton at the address above. 
Please ask for forms by agency number.

I. Information Collection Requests

    FMCS is seeking comments on the following information collection 
requests contained in FMCS agency forms.
    Agency: Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service.
    Form Number: OMB No. 3076-0006.

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    Type of Request: Reinstatement of a collection without change in 
the substance or method of collection.
    Affected Entities: Potential applicants and/or grantees who 
received our grant application kit. Also applicants who have received a 
grant from FMCS.
    Frequency: a. Three of the forms, the SF-424, LM-6, and LM-9 are 
submitted at the applicant/grantee's discretion.
    b. To conduct the quarterly submissions, LM-7and LM-8 forms are 
used. Less than quarterly reports would deprive FMCS of the opportunity 
to provide prompt technical assistance to deal with those problems 
identified in the report.
    c. Once per application. The LM-3 is the only form to which a 
``similar information'' requirement could apply. Acceptance of a recent 
audit report without deficiencies is acceptable.
    Abstract: Except for the FMCS Forms LM-3 and LM-9, the forms under 
consideration herein are either required or recommended in OMB 
Circulars. The two exceptions are non-recurring forms, the former a 
questionnaire sent only to non-public sector potential grantees and the 
latter a questionnaire sent only to former grantees for voluntary 
completion and submission.
    The collected information is used by FMCS to determine annual 
applicant suitability, to monitor quarterly grant project status, and 
for on-going program evaluation. If the information were not collected, 
there could be no accounting for the activities of the program. Actual 
use has been the same as intended use.
    Burden: The Application for Federal Assistance (SF-424) is an OMB 
form with no agency additions. The estimated average time burden per 
respondent: 30 minutes. Estimated average number of responses: 35. The 
Request for Advance for Advance or Reimbursement SF-270 (LM-6) and the 
Financial Status Report SF-269a (LM-7) are also OMB forms with no 
agency additions. The estimated average time burden per respondent per 
form: 30 minutes and approximate number of responses: 20. Project 
Performance (LM-8) had approximately 20 respondents and the estimated 
time per response is 20 minutes. FMCS Grants Program Evaluation 
Questionnaire (LM-9) number of respondents is approximately 10 and the 
estimated time per response is 60 minutes. The Accounting System and 
Financial Capability Questionnaire (LM-3) has approximately 20 
respondents and the estimated time per response is 60 minutes.

II. Request for Comments

    The FMCS is particularly interested in comments which:
    (i) Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is 
necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, 
including whether the information will have practical utility;
    (ii) Evaluate the accuracy of the agency's estimates of the burden 
of the proposed collection of information;
    (iii) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information 
to be collected; and
    (iv) Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those 
who are to respond, including the use of appropriate automated 
electronic collection technologies or other forms of information 
technology, e.g. permitting electronic and fax submission of responses.

List of Subjects

    Labor-Management Cooperation Grant Program and Information 
Collection Requests.

    Dated: February 4, 2014.
Michael J. Bartlett,
Deputy General Counsel.
[FR Doc. 2014-03231 Filed 2-24-14; 8:45 am]
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