Agency Information Collection Activities: Requests for Comments; Clearance of New Approval of Information Collection: Neighborhood Environmental Survey, 54774-54775 [2014-21795]

Download as PDF 54774 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 177 / Friday, September 12, 2014 / Notices For further information, including lists 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. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dated: September 5, 2014. Kelly Keiderling, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Department of State. [FR Doc. 2014–21813 Filed 9–11–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–05–P DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice: 8868] Advisory Committee on International Postal and Delivery Services Department of State. Notice; FACA committee meeting announcement. AGENCY: ACTION: As required by the Federal Advisory Committee Act, Public Law 92–463, the Department of State gives notice of a meeting of the Advisory Committee on International Postal and Delivery Services. This Committee has been formed in fulfillment of the provisions of the 2006 Postal Accountability and Enhancement Act (Pub. L. 109–435) and in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act. DATE AND TIME: The meeting will be held on Monday, September 29, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. LOCATION: The American Institute of Architects, Board Room, 1735 New York Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20006. PUBLIC INPUT: Any member of the public interested in providing public input to the meeting should contact Ms. Shereece Robinson, whose contact information is listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION section of this notice. Each individual providing oral input is requested to limit his or her comments to five minutes. 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Murphy, Designated Federal Officer, Advisory Committee on International Postal and Delivery Services, Office of Specialized and Technical Agencies, Bureau of International Organization Affairs, Department of State. [FR Doc. 2014–21806 Filed 9–11–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–19–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Aviation Administration Agency Information Collection Activities: Requests for Comments; Clearance of New Approval of Information Collection: Neighborhood Environmental Survey Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, FAA invites public comments about our intention to request the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval to undertake an information collection. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments on the following collection of information was published on June 12, 2014, vol. 79, no. 113, pages 33797– 33798. The purpose of this research is SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00098 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 to conduct a nation-wide survey to update the scientific evidence of the relationship between aircraft noise exposure and its effects on communities around airports. There were seven responses to the 60day Federal Register Notice. The notice received comments from the Airlines for America (A4A), Village of Schaumburg, Illinois residents, City of Wood Dale Illinois residents, and several other private citizens representing themselves. The notice received several positive comments stating that this survey is ‘‘absolutely necessary to update relationship between aircraft noise exposure and its effect on communities around United State airports.’’ There were clarifying questions on survey background in general, questionnaire content, method of airport selection and participants’ selection. DATES: Written comments should be submitted by October 14, 2014. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kathy DePaepe at (405) 954–9362, or by email at: Kathy.DePaepe@faa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: OMB Control Number: 2120–XXXX (to be determined). Title: Neighborhood Environmental Survey. Form Numbers: There are no FAA forms associated with this collection of information. Type of Review: Clearance of a new information collection. Background: This Neighborhood Environmental Survey is necessary to update the relationship between aircraft noise exposure and its effect on communities around United States civilian airports. This survey will collect data on residents’ annoyance from a representative sample of households surrounding airports chosen from a representative sample, and relate the annoyance level to the noise exposure for that address. The FAA will use the information from this collection to derive the empirical data to support potential updates to or validation of the national aviation noise policy. Respondents: 12,147 respondents affected by airport noise. Frequency: One time per respondent. Estimated Average Burden per Response: Five minutes for a mail survey, twenty minutes for a telephone survey for selected respondents. Estimated Total Annual Burden: 1,544 hours. ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit written comments on the proposed information collection to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and E:\FR\FM\12SEN1.SGM 12SEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 177 / Friday, September 12, 2014 / Notices Budget. Comments should be addressed to the attention of the Desk Officer, Department of Transportation/FAA, and sent via electronic mail to oira_ submission@omb.eop.gov, or faxed to (202) 395–6974, or mailed to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, Docket Library, Room 10102, 725 17th Street NW., Washington, DC 20503. Public Comments Invited: You are asked to comment on any aspect of this information collection, including (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for FAA’s performance; (b) the accuracy of the estimated burden; (c) ways for FAA to enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information collection; and (d) ways that the burden could be minimized without reducing the quality of the collected information. The agency will summarize and/or include your comments in the request for OMB’s clearance of this information collection. Issued in Washington, DC, on September 9, 2014. Albert R. Spence, FAA Assistant Information Collection Clearance Officer, IT Enterprises Business Services Division, ASP–110. [FR Doc. 2014–21795 Filed 9–11–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–13–P Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92– 463, 5 U.S.C., App.), notice is hereby given for a meeting of Special Committee 224. The agenda will include the following: September 23rd, 2014 • Welcome/Introductions/ Administrative Remarks • Report from the TSA • Report on Safe Skies Document Distribution • Individual Document Section Reports • Action Items for Next Meeting • Time and Place of Next Meeting • Any Other Business • Adjourn Attendance is open to the interested public but limited to space availability. With the approval of the chairman, members of the public may present oral statements at the meeting. Persons wishing to present statements or obtain information should contact the person listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section. Members of the public may present a written statement to the committee at any time. Issued in Washington, DC, on September 8th 2014. Mohannad Dawoud, Management Analyst, NextGen, Business Operations Group, Federal Aviation Administration. [FR Doc. 2014–21800 Filed 9–11–14; 8:45 am] DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION BILLING CODE 4910–13–P Federal Aviation Administration DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Twenty-Seventh Meeting: RTCA Special Committee 224, Airport Security Access Control Systems Federal Aviation Administration Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT). ACTION: Meeting Notice of RTCA Special Committee 224, Airport Security Access Control Systems. AGENCY: The FAA is issuing this notice to advise the public of the twentyseventh meeting of the RTCA Special Committee 224, Airport Security Access Control Systems. DATES: The meeting will be held on September 23rd, 2014 from 10:00 a.m.– 2:00 p.m. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at RTCA, Inc., 1150 18th Street NW., Suite 910, Washington, DC 20036. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: The RTCA Secretariat, 1150 18th Street NW., Suite 910, Washington, DC 20036, or by telephone at (202) 833–9339, fax at (202) 833–9434, or Web site at http:// www.rtca.org. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to section 10(a)(2) of the Federal tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:58 Sep 11, 2014 Jkt 232001 92nd Meeting: RTCA Special Committee 159, Global Positioning Systems (GPS) Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT). ACTION: Meeting Notice of RTCA Special Committee 159, RTCA Special Committee 159, Global Positioning Systems (GPS). AGENCY: The FAA is issuing this notice to advise the public of the ninetysecond meeting of the RTCA Special Committee 159, Global Positioning Systems (GPS). DATES: The meeting will be held October 6–10, 2014 from 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. (unless stated otherwise). ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at RTCA, Inc., 1150 18th Street NW., Suite 910, Washington, DC 20036. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: The RTCA Secretariat, 1150 18th Street NW., Suite 910, Washington, DC 20036, or by telephone at (202) 330–0652/(202) 833– SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00099 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 54775 9339, fax at (202) 833–9434, or Web site at http://www.rtca.org. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92– 463, 5 U.S.C., App.), notice is hereby given for a meeting of Special Committee 159. The agenda will include the following: Working Group Sessions October 6 • Working Group 2, GPS/WAAS, ARINC & A4A Rooms. October 7 • Working Group 2, GPS/WAAS, ARINC & A4A Rooms Rooms. October 8 • Working Group 4, GPS/Precision Landing, MacIntosh-NBAA Room. Note location-NBAA, 1200 G Street NW., Suite 1100, Washington, DC 20005. October 9 • Working Group 4, GPS/GPS/Precision Landing Guidance MacIntoshNBAA Room and Colson Board Room. • Morning—9:00–12:00/Noon p.m., Working Group 7, GPS/Antennas, ARINC & A4A Room. • Afternoon—1:00–5:00 p.m., Working Group 6, GPS/Interference, ARINC & A4A Room. October 10—Starting at 9:00 a.m. • MacIntosh-NBAA & Colson Board Room. • Chairman’s Introductory Remarks. • Approval of Summary of the NinetyFirst Meeting held March 14, 2014, RTCA Paper No. 187–14/SC159– 1019. • Review Working Group (WG) Progress and Identify Issues for Resolution. • GPS/3nd Civil Frequency (WG–1). • GPS/WAAS (WG–2). • GPS/GLONASS (WG–2A). • GPS/Inertial (WG–2C). • GPS/Precision Landing Guidance (WG–4). • GPS/Airport Surface Surveillance (WG–5). • GPS/Interference (WG–6). • GPS/Antennas (WG–7). • Review of EUROCAE Activities. • Briefing—DOT’s GPS Adjacent Band Compatibility Plan. • Advance Receiver Autonomous Integrity Monitoring (ARAIM)— Discussion. • Assignment/Review of Future Work. • Other Business. • Date and Place of Next Meeting. • Adjourn. E:\FR\FM\12SEN1.SGM 12SEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 177 (Friday, September 12, 2014)]
[Notices]
[Pages 54774-54775]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-21795]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Aviation Administration


Agency Information Collection Activities: Requests for Comments; 
Clearance of New Approval of Information Collection: Neighborhood 
Environmental Survey

AGENCY: Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT.

ACTION: Notice and request for comments.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, FAA 
invites public comments about our intention to request the Office of 
Management and Budget (OMB) approval to undertake an information 
collection.
    The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting 
comments on the following collection of information was published on 
June 12, 2014, vol. 79, no. 113, pages 33797-33798. The purpose of this 
research is to conduct a nation-wide survey to update the scientific 
evidence of the relationship between aircraft noise exposure and its 
effects on communities around airports.
    There were seven responses to the 60-day Federal Register Notice. 
The notice received comments from the Airlines for America (A4A), 
Village of Schaumburg, Illinois residents, City of Wood Dale Illinois 
residents, and several other private citizens representing themselves.
    The notice received several positive comments stating that this 
survey is ``absolutely necessary to update relationship between 
aircraft noise exposure and its effect on communities around United 
State airports.'' There were clarifying questions on survey background 
in general, questionnaire content, method of airport selection and 
participants' selection.

DATES: Written comments should be submitted by October 14, 2014.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kathy DePaepe at (405) 954-9362, or by 
email at: Kathy.DePaepe@faa.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    OMB Control Number: 2120-XXXX (to be determined).
    Title: Neighborhood Environmental Survey.
    Form Numbers: There are no FAA forms associated with this 
collection of information.
    Type of Review: Clearance of a new information collection.
    Background: This Neighborhood Environmental Survey is necessary to 
update the relationship between aircraft noise exposure and its effect 
on communities around United States civilian airports. This survey will 
collect data on residents' annoyance from a representative sample of 
households surrounding airports chosen from a representative sample, 
and relate the annoyance level to the noise exposure for that address. 
The FAA will use the information from this collection to derive the 
empirical data to support potential updates to or validation of the 
national aviation noise policy.
    Respondents: 12,147 respondents affected by airport noise.
    Frequency: One time per respondent.
    Estimated Average Burden per Response: Five minutes for a mail 
survey, twenty minutes for a telephone survey for selected respondents.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden: 1,544 hours.

ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit written comments on 
the proposed information collection to the Office of Information and 
Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and

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Budget. Comments should be addressed to the attention of the Desk 
Officer, Department of Transportation/FAA, and sent via electronic mail 
to oirasubmission@omb.eop.gov, or faxed to (202) 395-6974, or 
mailed to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of 
Management and Budget, Docket Library, Room 10102, 725 17th Street NW., 
Washington, DC 20503.
    Public Comments Invited: You are asked to comment on any aspect of 
this information collection, including (a) Whether the proposed 
collection of information is necessary for FAA's performance; (b) the 
accuracy of the estimated burden; (c) ways for FAA to enhance the 
quality, utility and clarity of the information collection; and (d) 
ways that the burden could be minimized without reducing the quality of 
the collected information. The agency will summarize and/or include 
your comments in the request for OMB's clearance of this information 
collection.

    Issued in Washington, DC, on September 9, 2014.
Albert R. Spence,
FAA Assistant Information Collection Clearance Officer, IT Enterprises 
Business Services Division, ASP-110.
[FR Doc. 2014-21795 Filed 9-11-14; 8:45 am]
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