Comment Request for Information Collection for OMB 1205-0051, ETA 902 Disaster Unemployment Assistance Activities; Extension Without Revision, 15614-15615 [2014-06129]

Download as PDF 15614 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 54 / Thursday, March 20, 2014 / Notices II. Review Focus DEPARTMENT OF LABOR The Department is particularly interested in comments which: • 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; • 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; • Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and • 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 submissions of responses. Employment and Training Administration III. Current Actions ehiers on DSK2VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Type of Review: Extension without revision. Title: ETA 9047 Reemployment of UI Benefit Recipients. OMB Number: 1205–0452. Affected Public: State Workforce Agencies (SWAs). Estimated Total Annual Respondents: 53 SWAs. Annual Frequency: Quarterly. Estimate Total Annual Responses: 212 per year (53 SWAs × 4 quarterly reports per year). Average Time per Response: 10 hours. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 2,120 hours. Total Estimated Annual Other Cost Burden: $0. Comments submitted in response to this comment request will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB approval of the ICR; they will also become a matter of public record. Dated: March 14, 2014. Eric M. Seleznow, Acting Assistant Secretary for Employment and Training, Labor. [FR Doc. 2014–06130 Filed 3–19–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FW–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 14:48 Mar 19, 2014 Jkt 232001 Comment Request for Information Collection for OMB 1205–0051, ETA 902 Disaster Unemployment Assistance Activities; Extension Without Revision Employment and Training Administration (ETA), Labor. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Department of Labor (Department), as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, conducts a preclearance consultation program to provide the public and Federal agencies with an opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing collections of information in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 [44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)]. This program helps ensure that requested data can be provided in the desired format, reporting burden (time and financial resources) is minimized, collection instruments are clearly understood, and the impact of collection requirements on respondents can be properly assessed. Currently, ETA is soliciting comments concerning the proposed extension for collection of data on the ETA 902 report, Disaster Unemployment Assistance Activities under the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act. The current expiration date is September 30, 2014. DATES: Written comments must be submitted to the office listed in the addresses section below on or before May 19, 2014. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments to Jeffery Haluska, Office of Unemployment Insurance, Employment and Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20210. Telephone number: 202–693–2992 (this is not a toll-free number). Individuals with hearing or speech impairments may access the telephone number above via TTY by calling the toll-free Federal Information Relay Service at 1–877– 889–5627 (TTY/TDD). Email: Haluska.Jeffery.B@dol.gov. A copy of the proposed information collection request (ICR) can be obtained by contacting the person listed above. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: SUMMARY: I. Background The ETA 902 Report, Disaster Unemployment Assistance Activities, is a monthly report submitted by an impacted state when a major disaster is PO 00000 Frm 00056 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 declared by the President that provides for individual assistance (including Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA)). The report contains data on DUA claims and payment activities associated with administering the DUA program. The information is used by ETA’s Office of Unemployment Insurance (OUI) to determine workload counts, for example, the number of individuals determined eligible or ineligible for DUA, the number of appeals filed, and the number of overpayments issued. The report also allows OUI to track states’ administrative costs for the DUA program. II. Review Focus The Department is particularly interested in comments which: • 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; • 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; • Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and • 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 submissions of responses. III. Current Actions Type of Review: Extension without revision. Title: Disaster Unemployment Assistance Activities Report. OMB Number: 1205–0051. Affected Public: State Workforce Agencies. Estimated Total Annual Respondents: 30. Annual Frequency: Approximate six (6) months per year. Estimate Total Annual Responses: 180 responses. Average Time per Response: One (1) hour. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 180 hours. Total Estimated Annual Other Cost Burden: $0. Comments submitted in response to this comment request will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB approval of the ICR; E:\FR\FM\20MRN1.SGM 20MRN1 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 54 / Thursday, March 20, 2014 / Notices they will also become a matter of public record. Dated: March 12, 2014. Eric M. Seleznow, Acting Assistant Secretary for Employment and Training, Labor. [FR Doc. 2014–06129 Filed 3–19–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FW–P POSTAL REGULATORY COMMISSION [Docket No. CP2014–35; Order No. 2019] Modification of a Bilateral Postal Agreement Postal Regulatory Commission. Notice. AGENCY: ACTION: The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing requesting the additional modification to an existing bilateral agreement for inbound competitive services with Posten Norge AS. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps. DATES: Comments are due: March 21, 2014. SUMMARY: Submit comments electronically via the Commission’s Filing Online system at http:// www.prc.gov. Those who cannot submit comments electronically should contact the person identified in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section by telephone for advice on filing alternatives. ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brian Corcoran, Acting General Counsel, at 202–789–6820. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Norway Post Agreement, as amended by Modification One, indefinitely, at existing rates, beginning April 1, 2014, until amendment or termination pursuant to the terms of the Norway Post Agreement. Notice at 1, 3. The Postal Service requests that the Commission include Modification Two within the Inbound Competitive MultiService Agreements with Foreign Postal Operators 1 (Foreign Postal Operators 1) product. Id. at 5. II. Contents of Filing The Notice states that Modification Two, like the Norway Post Agreement, includes rates for inbound Air Parcels. Id. at 3. It addresses product history; describes Modification Two; and uses the Norway Post Agreement as the baseline agreement for purposes of the functional equivalence comparison. See generally id. at 1–5. The Notice includes the following attachments: • Attachment 1A: a copy of Modification Two; • Attachment 1B: a copy of Modification One; • Attachment 1C: a redacted copy of the Norway Post Agreement; • Attachment 2: the certification required by 39 CFR 3015.5(c)(2); • Attachment 3: a redacted copy of Governors’ Decision No. 10–3; 2 and • Attachment 4: an application for non-public treatment of unredacted material filed under seal (consisting of financial workpapers and Attachments 1C). The Postal Service separately filed a public version of the financial workpapers. Id. at 3. On March 13, 2014, the Postal Service filed Notice, pursuant to 39 CFR 3015.5, that it has entered into an additional modification (Modification Two) of an existing bilateral agreement for inbound competitive services with Posten Norge AS.1 Modification Two extends the III. Commission Action Notice of establishment of docket. The Commission establishes Docket No. CP2014–35 for consideration of matters raised by the Notice. The Commission appoints Kenneth R. Moeller to serve as Public Representative in this docket. Interested persons may submit comments on whether the Postal Service’s filing in the captioned docket is consistent with the policies of 39 U.S.C. 3632, 3633 and applicable requirements of 39 CFR part 3015. Comments are due no later than March 21, 2014. The public portions of this filing can be accessed via the 1 United States Postal Service Notice of Filing Functionally Equivalent Inbound Competitive Multi-Service Agreement with Norway Post, March 13, 2014 (Notice). Modification One extended the term of the Norway Post Agreement by 18 months (from October 1, 2012 to March 31, 2014). See Docket No. CP2012–60, Order No. 1487, Order Approving Addition of Modified Inbound Competitive Multi-Service Agreements with Foreign Postal Operators 1 Negotiated Service Agreement (Norway Post), September 28, 2012. For the original Norway Post Agreement, see Docket Nos. MC2010–34 and CP2010–95, Order No. 546, Order Adding Inbound Competitive Multi-Service Agreements with Foreign Postal Operators 1 to the Competitive Product List and Approving Included Agreement, September 29, 2010. 2 The referenced Governors’ Decision establishes prices and classifications for Inbound Competitive Multi-Service Agreements with Foreign Postal Operators, presents Mail Classification Schedule language, and provides price formulas. Table of Contents I. Introduction II. Contents of Filing III. Commission Action IV. Ordering Paragraphs ehiers on DSK2VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES I. Introduction VerDate Mar<15>2010 14:48 Mar 19, 2014 Jkt 232001 PO 00000 Frm 00057 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 15615 Commission’s Web site (http:// www.prc.gov). Information about the Commission’s treatment of non-public materials filed by the Postal Service appears at 39 CFR part 3007. IV. Ordering Paragraphs It is ordered: 1. The Commission establishes Docket No. CP2014–35 for consideration of the matters raised in this docket. 2. Pursuant to 39 U.S.C. 505, Kenneth R. Moeller is appointed to serve as an officer of the Commission (Public Representative) to represent the interests of the general public in this proceeding. 3. Comments are due no later than March 21, 2014. 4. The Secretary shall arrange for publication of this order in the Federal Register. By the Commission. Shoshana M. Grove, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2014–06106 Filed 3–19–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7710–FW–P POSTAL REGULATORY COMMISSION [Docket No. CP2014–34; Order No. 2018] New Postal Product Postal Regulatory Commission. Notice. AGENCY: ACTION: The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing requesting the addition to Global Expedited Package Services 3 negotiated service agreement. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps. DATES: Comments are due: March 21, 2014. SUMMARY: Submit comments electronically via the Commission’s Filing Online system at http:// www.prc.gov. Those who cannot submit comments electronically should contact the person identified in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section by telephone for advice on filing alternatives. ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brian Corcoran, Acting General Counsel, at 202–789–6820. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Table of Contents I. Introduction II. Notice of Filings III. Ordering Paragraphs E:\FR\FM\20MRN1.SGM 20MRN1

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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Employment and Training Administration


Comment Request for Information Collection for OMB 1205-0051, ETA 
902 Disaster Unemployment Assistance Activities; Extension Without 
Revision

AGENCY: Employment and Training Administration (ETA), Labor.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Department of Labor (Department), as part of its 
continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, conducts a 
preclearance consultation program to provide the public and Federal 
agencies with an opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing 
collections of information in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction 
Act of 1995 [44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)]. This program helps ensure that 
requested data can be provided in the desired format, reporting burden 
(time and financial resources) is minimized, collection instruments are 
clearly understood, and the impact of collection requirements on 
respondents can be properly assessed.
    Currently, ETA is soliciting comments concerning the proposed 
extension for collection of data on the ETA 902 report, Disaster 
Unemployment Assistance Activities under the Robert T. Stafford 
Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act. The current expiration 
date is September 30, 2014.

DATES: Written comments must be submitted to the office listed in the 
addresses section below on or before May 19, 2014.

ADDRESSES: Submit written comments to Jeffery Haluska, Office of 
Unemployment Insurance, Employment and Training Administration, U.S. 
Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20210. 
Telephone number: 202-693-2992 (this is not a toll-free number). 
Individuals with hearing or speech impairments may access the telephone 
number above via TTY by calling the toll-free Federal Information Relay 
Service at 1-877-889-5627 (TTY/TDD). Email: Haluska.Jeffery.B@dol.gov. 
A copy of the proposed information collection request (ICR) can be 
obtained by contacting the person listed above.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

I. Background

    The ETA 902 Report, Disaster Unemployment Assistance Activities, is 
a monthly report submitted by an impacted state when a major disaster 
is declared by the President that provides for individual assistance 
(including Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA)). The report contains 
data on DUA claims and payment activities associated with administering 
the DUA program. The information is used by ETA's Office of 
Unemployment Insurance (OUI) to determine workload counts, for example, 
the number of individuals determined eligible or ineligible for DUA, 
the number of appeals filed, and the number of overpayments issued. The 
report also allows OUI to track states' administrative costs for the 
DUA program.

II. Review Focus

    The Department is particularly interested in comments which:
     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;
     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;
     Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information to be collected; and
     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 submissions of responses.

III. Current Actions

    Type of Review: Extension without revision.
    Title: Disaster Unemployment Assistance Activities Report.
    OMB Number: 1205-0051.
    Affected Public: State Workforce Agencies.
    Estimated Total Annual Respondents: 30.
    Annual Frequency: Approximate six (6) months per year.
    Estimate Total Annual Responses: 180 responses.
    Average Time per Response: One (1) hour.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 180 hours.
    Total Estimated Annual Other Cost Burden: $0.
    Comments submitted in response to this comment request will be 
summarized and/or included in the request for OMB approval of the ICR;

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they will also become a matter of public record.

    Dated: March 12, 2014.
Eric M. Seleznow,
Acting Assistant Secretary for Employment and Training, Labor.
[FR Doc. 2014-06129 Filed 3-19-14; 8:45 am]
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