Proposed Collection; Comment Request, 49287-49288 [2014-19710]

Download as PDF emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 161 / Wednesday, August 20, 2014 / Notices East Tower, Suite 02G09, Alexandria, VA 22350–3100. Instructions: All submissions received must include the agency name, docket number and title for this Federal Register document. The general policy for comments and other submissions from members of the public is to make these submissions available for public viewing on the Internet at http:// www.regulations.gov as they are received without change, including any personal identifiers or contact information. Any associated form(s) for this collection may be located within this same electronic docket and downloaded for review/testing. Follow the instructions at http:// www.regulations.gov for submitting comments. Please submit comments on any given form identified by docket number, form number, and title. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To request more information on this proposed information collection or to obtain a copy of the proposal and associated collection instruments, please write to the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense (Personnel and Readiness) Office of Legal Policy, ATTN: Lt Col Ryan Oakley, 4000 Defense Pentagon, Washington, DC 20301–4000 or call (703) 697–3387. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title; Associated Form; and OMB Number: Application for Correction of Military Record Under the Provisions of Title 10, U.S. Code, Section 1552; DD Form 149; OMB Control Number 0704– 0003. Needs and Uses: This information collection requirement is necessary for all Service personnel (current and former Service members) to apply to their respective Military Department Boards for Correction of Military Records (BCMR) for a correction of an error or injustice in their military records under Title 10, United States Code § 1552. The BCMRs of the Military Departments are the highest administrative boards and appellate review authorities in the Services for the resolution of military personnel disputes. The Military Department Secretaries, acting through the BCMRs, have broad powers and are duty bound to correct records if an error or injustice exists. The range of issues includes, but is not limited to, awards, clemency petitions (of courts-martial sentences), disabilities, evaluation reports, home of record, memoranda of reprimands, promotions, retirements, separations, survivor benefit plans, and titling decisions by law enforcement authorities. Information collection is VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:44 Aug 19, 2014 Jkt 232001 needed to provide current and former Service members with a method through which to request correction of a military record and to provide the Services with the basic data needed to process the request. Affected Public: Individuals or households. Annual Burden Hours: 20,785. Number of Respondents: 41,570. Responses per Respondent: 1. Annual Responses: 41,570. Average Burden per Response: 30 minutes. Frequency: On occasion. Under Title 10 United States Code Section 1552, Active Duty and Reserve Component Service members, Coast Guard, former Service members, their lawful or legal representatives, spouses of former Service members on issues of Survivor Benefit Program (SBP) benefits, and civilian employees with respect to military records other than those related to civilian employment, who feel that they have suffered an injustice as a result of error or injustice in military records may apply to their respective Boards for Correction of Military Records (BCMR) for a correction of their military records. These Boards are the highest level appellate review authority in the military. The Service member submits to the respective BCMR a DD Form 149, ‘‘Application for Correction of Military Record Under the Provisions of Title 10, U.S. Code Section 1552.’’ The DD Form 149 was devised to standardize applications to the BCMRs. This information is used to identify and secure the appropriate official military and medical records from the appropriate records storage facilities. Information on the form is used by the Military Department BCMRs to identify the issues and arguments raised by applicants, identify any counsel representing applicants, and determine if the applicants filed their petitions within the three-year statute of limitations established by Congress. Disclosure is voluntary; however, failure to provide requested information may result in a denial of an application. An applicant’s Social Security Number is used to retrieve these records and links to the member’s official military personnel file and pay record. Dated: August 15, 2014. Aaron Siegel, Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. [FR Doc. 2014–19711 Filed 8–19–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P PO 00000 Frm 00009 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 49287 DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Office of the Secretary [Docket ID: DoD–2014–OS–0120] Proposed Collection; Comment Request Office of the Under Secretary of Defense (Personnel and Readiness), DoD. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense (Personnel and Readiness) announces a proposed public information collection and seeks public comment on the provisions thereof. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the information collection on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. DATES: Consideration will be given to all comments received by October 20, 2014. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by docket number and title, by any of the following methods: • Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. • Mail: Federal Docket Management System Office, 4800 Mark Center Drive, East Tower, Suite 02G09, Alexandria, VA 22350–3100. Instructions: All submissions received must include the agency name, docket number and title for this Federal Register document. The general policy for comments and other submissions from members of the public is to make these submissions available for public viewing on the Internet at http:// www.regulations.gov as they are received without change, including any personal identifiers or contact information. Any associated form(s) for this collection may be located within this same electronic docket and downloaded for review/testing. Follow the instructions at http:// www.regulations.gov for submitting comments. Please submit comments on any given form identified by docket number, form number, and title. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\20AUN1.SGM 20AUN1 49288 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 161 / Wednesday, August 20, 2014 / Notices To request more information on this proposed information collection or to obtain a copy of the proposal and associated collection instruments, please write to Office of the Under Secretary of Defense (Personnel and Readiness) Office of Legal Policy, ATTN: Lt Col Ryan Oakley, 4000 Defense Pentagon, Washington, DC 20301–4000, or call (703) 697–3387. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title; Associated Form; and OMB Number: Application for the Review of Discharge from the Armed Forces of the United States; DD Form 293; OMB Control Number 0704–0004. Needs and Uses: Former members of the Armed Forces who received an administrative discharge have the right to appeal the characterization or reason for separation. Title 10 of the U.S. Code, section 1553, and DoD Directive 1332.28 established a Board of Review consisting of five members to review appeals of former members of the Armed Forces. The DD Form 293, Application for Review of Discharge from the Armed Forces of the United States, provides the respondent a vehicle to present to the Board their reasons/justifications for a discharge upgrade as well as providing the Services the basic data needed to process the appeal. Affected Public: Individuals or households. Annual Burden Hours: 7,500. Number of Respondents: 10,000. Responses per Respondent: 1. Annual Responses: 10,000. Average Burden per Response: 45 minutes. Frequency: One-time. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dated: August 15, 2014. Aaron Siegel, Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. [FR Doc. 2014–19710 Filed 8–19–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Office of the Secretary Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program, Scientific Advisory Board; Notice of Federal Advisory Committee Meeting AGENCY: Department of Defense. ACTION: Notice. The Department of Defense is publishing this notice to announce a meeting of the Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program, Scientific Advisory Board (SAB). This meeting will be open to the public. DATES: Wednesday, September 10, 2014, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. ADDRESSES: 901 N. Stuart Street, Suite 200, Arlington, VA 22203. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dr. Anne Andrews, SERDP Office, 4800 Mark Center Drive, Suite 17D08, Alexandria, VA 22350–3605; or by telephone at (571) 372–6565. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This meeting is being held under the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (5 U.S.C. Appendix, as amended), the Government in the Sunshine Act of 1976 (5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended), and 41 CFR 102–3.150. This notice is published in accordance with Section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92–463). Pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552b and 41 CFR 102–3.140 through 102–3.165, and the availability of space, this meeting is open to the public. Seating is on a firstcome basis. The purpose of the September 10, 2014 meeting is to review new start research and development projects requesting Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program funds in excess of $1 million over the proposed length of the project as required by the SERDP Statute, U.S. Code—Title 10, Subtitle A, Part IV, Chapter 172, § 2904. The full agenda follows: SUMMARY: 9:10 a.m. ................ Convene/Opening Remarks ................................................................................... Approval of June 2014 Minutes Program Update ..................................................................................................... 9:25 a.m. ................ Weapons Systems and Platforms Overview ........................................................ 9:35 a.m. ................ 10:20 a.m. .............. 10:35 a.m. .............. 15 WP01–007 (WP–2518): Environmentally Sustainable Gasless Delay Compositions For Fuzes (FY15 New Start). Break. 15 WP01–013 (WP–2519): Environmentally Benign Multi-Component Delay System with Tunable Propagation Characteristics (FY15 New Start). 11:20 a.m. .............. Resource Conservation and Climate Change Overview ...................................... 11:30 a.m. .............. emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES 9:00 a.m. ................ Under Title 10 U.S. Code, section 1553, the Secretary of a Military Department established a Board of Review, consisting of five members, to review appeals of former members of the Armed Forces. This information collection allows an applicant to request a change in the type of military discharge issued. Applicants are former members of the Armed Forces who have been discharged or dismissed (other than a discharge or dismissal by sentence of a general court-martial), or if the former member is deceased or incompetent, the surviving spouse, next-of-kin, or legal representative who is acting on behalf of the former members. The DD Form 293, Application for Review of Discharge from the Armed Forces of the United States, provides the former member an avenue to present to their respective Service Discharge Review Board their reasons and justifications for a discharge upgrade as well as providing the Military Department the basic data needed to process the appeal. 15 RC02–041 (RC–2517): Incorporation of the Effects of Future Anthropogenically-Forced Climate Change in Intensity-Duration-Frequency Design Values (FY15 New Start). Lunch. 15 RC02–020 (RC–2513): Effects of Global Change on Extreme Precipitation and Flooding: New approaches to IDF and Regional Flood Frequency Estimation (FY15 New Start). 15 RC02–035 (RC–2514): Linked Rainfall and Runoff Intensity-Duration-Frequency in the Face of Climate Change and Uncertainty (FY15 New Start). Break. Dr. Zac Doorenbos, Innovative Materials and Processes, LLC, Rapid City, SD. Dr. John Hall, Resource Conservation and Climate Change, Program Manager. Dr. Kenneth Kunkel, North Carolina State University, Asheville, NC. Dr. Dennis Lettenmaier, University of Washington, Seattle, WA. 12:15 p.m. ............. 1:15 p.m. ............... 2:00 p.m. ............... 2:45 p.m. ............... VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:44 Aug 19, 2014 Jkt 232001 PO 00000 Frm 00010 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\20AUN1.SGM Mr. Joseph Francis, Chair. Dr. Anne Andrews, Acting Executive Director. Dr. Robin Nissan, Weapons Systems and Platforms, Program Manager. Dr. Jay Poret, US Army ARDEC, Picatinny Arsenal, NJ. Dr. Yonas Demissie, Washington State University, Richland, WA. 20AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 161 (Wednesday, August 20, 2014)]
[Notices]
[Pages 49287-49288]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-19710]


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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Office of the Secretary

[Docket ID: DoD-2014-OS-0120]


Proposed Collection; Comment Request

AGENCY: Office of the Under Secretary of Defense (Personnel and 
Readiness), DoD.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the 
Office of the Under Secretary of Defense (Personnel and Readiness) 
announces a proposed public information collection and seeks public 
comment on the provisions thereof. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether 
the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper 
performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the 
information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the 
agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; 
(c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the 
information collection on respondents, including through the use of 
automated collection techniques or other forms of information 
technology.

DATES: Consideration will be given to all comments received by October 
20, 2014.

ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by docket number and 
title, by any of the following methods:
     Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. 
Follow the instructions for submitting comments.
     Mail: Federal Docket Management System Office, 4800 Mark 
Center Drive, East Tower, Suite 02G09, Alexandria, VA 22350-3100.
    Instructions: All submissions received must include the agency 
name, docket number and title for this Federal Register document. The 
general policy for comments and other submissions from members of the 
public is to make these submissions available for public viewing on the 
Internet at http://www.regulations.gov as they are received without 
change, including any personal identifiers or contact information.
    Any associated form(s) for this collection may be located within 
this same electronic docket and downloaded for review/testing. Follow 
the instructions at http://www.regulations.gov for submitting comments. 
Please submit comments on any given form identified by docket number, 
form number, and title.

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To request more information on this 
proposed information collection or to obtain a copy of the proposal and 
associated collection instruments, please write to Office of the Under 
Secretary of Defense (Personnel and Readiness) Office of Legal Policy, 
ATTN: Lt Col Ryan Oakley, 4000 Defense Pentagon, Washington, DC 20301-
4000, or call (703) 697-3387.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    Title; Associated Form; and OMB Number: Application for the Review 
of Discharge from the Armed Forces of the United States; DD Form 293; 
OMB Control Number 0704-0004.
    Needs and Uses: Former members of the Armed Forces who received an 
administrative discharge have the right to appeal the characterization 
or reason for separation. Title 10 of the U.S. Code, section 1553, and 
DoD Directive 1332.28 established a Board of Review consisting of five 
members to review appeals of former members of the Armed Forces. The DD 
Form 293, Application for Review of Discharge from the Armed Forces of 
the United States, provides the respondent a vehicle to present to the 
Board their reasons/justifications for a discharge upgrade as well as 
providing the Services the basic data needed to process the appeal.
    Affected Public: Individuals or households.
    Annual Burden Hours: 7,500.
    Number of Respondents: 10,000.
    Responses per Respondent: 1.
    Annual Responses: 10,000.
    Average Burden per Response: 45 minutes.
    Frequency: One-time.
    Under Title 10 U.S. Code, section 1553, the Secretary of a Military 
Department established a Board of Review, consisting of five members, 
to review appeals of former members of the Armed Forces. This 
information collection allows an applicant to request a change in the 
type of military discharge issued. Applicants are former members of the 
Armed Forces who have been discharged or dismissed (other than a 
discharge or dismissal by sentence of a general court-martial), or if 
the former member is deceased or incompetent, the surviving spouse, 
next-of-kin, or legal representative who is acting on behalf of the 
former members. The DD Form 293, Application for Review of Discharge 
from the Armed Forces of the United States, provides the former member 
an avenue to present to their respective Service Discharge Review Board 
their reasons and justifications for a discharge upgrade as well as 
providing the Military Department the basic data needed to process the 
appeal.

    Dated: August 15, 2014.
 Aaron Siegel,
Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense.
[FR Doc. 2014-19710 Filed 8-19-14; 8:45 am]
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