Submission for OMB Review; Comments Request, 67208-67209 [2014-26550]

Download as PDF 67208 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 218 / Wednesday, November 12, 2014 / Notices on the submission. OPIC received no comments in response to the sixty (60) day notice published in Federal Register volume 79, number 167, page 51377 on August 28, 2014. The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional thirty (30) days for public comments to be submitted. Comments are being solicited on the need for the information; the accuracy of the Agency’s burden estimate; the quality, practical utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and ways to minimize reporting the burden, including automated collected techniques and uses of other forms of technology. Comments must be received within thirty (30) calendar-days of publication of this Notice. DATES: Copies of the subject form may be obtained from the Agency Submitting Officer. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: OPIC Agency Submitting Officer: Essie Bryant, Record Manager, Overseas Private Investment Corporation, 1100 New York Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20527; (202) 336–8563. TKELLEY on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Summary Form Under Review Type of Request: New form. Title: U.S. Effects Screening Questionnaire. Form Number: OPIC–252. Frequency of Use: One per investor per project (as needed) and OPICsupported financial intermediaries (as required by finance agreement or insurance contract). Type of Respondents: Businesses or other institutions; individuals. Description of Affected Public: Companies investing overseas. Reporting Hours: 37.5 hours (.5 hours per project). Number of Responses: 75 per year. Federal Cost: $0. Authority for Information Collection: Sections 231 and 239(d) of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as amended. Abstract (Needs and Uses): The Aligned Capital Investee Opt-In is a document used by companies seeking investments or grant funding to place their information into OPIC’s Aligned Capital Program. The Aligned Capital Program is a pilot program that OPIC has designed to align development finance with other capital, including philanthropic, socially responsible and impact investment, to enable effective deployment of that capital towards projects in the countries and sectors in which OPIC works. 17:55 Nov 10, 2014 Jkt 235001 [FR Doc. 2014–26549 Filed 11–10–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE M OVERSEAS PRIVATE INVESTMENT CORPORATION Submission for OMB Review; Comments Request Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC). ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), agencies are required to publish a Notice in the Federal Register notifying the public that the agency has prepared an information collection for OMB review and approval and has requested public review and comment on the submission. OPIC received no comments in response to the sixty (60) day notice published in Federal Register volume 79, number 167, page 51377 on August 28, 2014. The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional thirty (30) days for public comments to be submitted. Comments are being solicited on the need for the information; the accuracy of the Agency’s burden estimate; the quality, practical utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and ways to minimize reporting the burden, including automated collected techniques and uses of other forms of technology. DATES: Comments must be received within thirty (30) calendar-days of publication of this Notice. ADDRESSES: Copies of the subject form may be obtained from the Agency Submitting Officer. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: OPIC Agency Submitting Officer: Essie Bryant, Record Manager, Overseas Private Investment Corporation, 1100 New York Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20527; (202) 336–8563. SUMMARY: ADDRESSES: VerDate Sep<11>2014 Dated: November 3, 2014. Nichole Cadiente, Administrative Counsel, Administrative Affairs, Department of Legal Affairs. Summary Form Under Review Type of Request: New form. Title: Personal Financial Statement. Form Number: OPIC–254. Frequency of Use: Up front—one per individual investor/guarantor per project. Type of Respondents: individuals. Standard Industrial Classification Codes: N/A. Standard Industrial Classification Codes: All. PO 00000 Frm 00053 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Description of Affected Public: U.S. companies interested in making investments in companies investing overseas. Reporting Hours: 16.5 hours (0.33 hours per response). Number of Responses: 50 per year. Federal Cost: $0. Authority for Information Collection: Sections 231 and 239(d) of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as amended. Abstract (Needs and Uses): The Aligned Capital Investor Screener is a document used to screen potential investors interested in participating in OPIC’s Aligned Capital Program and, if they qualify, to place their information into the program. The Aligned Capital Program is a pilot program that OPIC has designed to align development finance with other capital, including philanthropic, socially responsible and impact investment, to enable effective deployment of that capital towards projects in the countries and sectors in which OPIC works. In order to participate, investors must be U.S. entities and meet the additional specified criteria. Dated: November 3, 2014. Nichole Cadiente, Administrative Counsel, Administrative Affairs, Department of Legal Affairs. [FR Doc. 2014–26553 Filed 11–10–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE M OVERSEAS PRIVATE INVESTMENT CORPORATION Submission for OMB Review; Comments Request Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC). ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), agencies are required to publish a Notice in the Federal Register notifying the public that the agency has prepared an information collection for OMB review and approval and has requested public review and comment on the submission. OPIC received no comments in response to the sixty (60) day notice published in Federal Register volume 79, number 168, page 51626 on August 29, 2014. The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional thirty (30) days for public comments to be submitted. Comments are being solicited on the need for the information; the accuracy of the Agency’s burden estimate; the quality, practical utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and ways to SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\12NON1.SGM 12NON1 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 218 / Wednesday, November 12, 2014 / Notices minimize reporting the burden, including automated collected techniques and uses of other forms of technology. Notice and request for comments. ACTION: Comments must be received within thirty (30) calendar days of publication of this Notice. OPIC plans to implement this form in Dec 2013/Jan 2014. DATES: Copies of the subject form may be obtained from the Agency Submitting Officer. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: OPIC Agency Submitting Officer: Essie Bryant, Records Manager, Overseas Private Investment Corporation, 1100 New York Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20527; (202) 336–8563. ADDRESSES: Summary Form Under Review Type of Request: New form. Title: Aligned Capital Investor Screener. Form Number: OPIC–253. Frequency of Use: Once per investor. Type of Respondents: Foundations, non-profit entities, investment fund managers, investment companies, U.S. Government Agencies. Description of Affected Public: U.S. and foreign citizens investing in projects overseas. Reporting Hours: 75 hours (1 hour per response). Number of Responses: 75 per year. Federal Cost: $3,819. Authority for Information Collection: Sections 231, 234(a), 239(d), and 240A of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as amended. Abstract (Needs and Uses): The personal financial statement is supporting documentation to the OPIC application for financing (OPIC–115). The information provided is used by OPIC to determine if individuals who are providing equity investment in or credit support to a project have sufficient financial wherewithal to meet their expected obligations under the proposed terms of the OPIC financing. Dated: November 3, 2014. Nichole Cadiente, Administrative Counsel, Administrative Affairs, Department of Legal Affairs. [FR Doc. 2014–26550 Filed 11–10–14; 8:45 am] TKELLEY on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES BILLING CODE M OVERSEAS PRIVATE INVESTMENT CORPORATION Submission for OMB Review; Comments Request Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC). AGENCY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:55 Nov 10, 2014 Jkt 235001 Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), agencies are required to publish a Notice in the Federal Register notifying the public that the agency has prepared an information collection for OMB review and approval and has requested public review and comment on the submission. OPIC received no comments in response to the sixty (60) day notice published in Federal Register volume 79, number 167, page 51377 on August 28, 2014. The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional thirty (30) days for public comments to be submitted. Comments are being solicited on the need for the information; the accuracy of the Agency’s burden estimate; the quality, practical utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and ways to minimize reporting the burden, including automated collected techniques and uses of other forms of technology. SUMMARY: Comments must be received within thirty (30) calendar-days of publication of this Notice. OPIC plans to implement this form in Dec 2013/Jan 2014. DATES: Copies of the subject form may be obtained from the Agency Submitting Officer. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: OPIC Agency Submitting Officer: Essie Bryant, Records Manager, Overseas Private Investment Corporation, 1100 New York Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20527; (202) 336–8563. ADDRESSES: Summary Form Under Review Type of Request: New form. Title: Aligned Capital Investee Opt-In. Form Number: OPIC–255. Frequency of Use: Once per investor per project. Type of Respondents: Business or other institution. Standard Industrial Classification Codes: All. Standard Industrial Classification Codes: All. Description of Affected Public: U.S. companies or citizens investing overseas. Reporting Hours: 200 (2 hours per form). Number of Responses: 100 per year. Federal Cost: $15,276. Authority for Information Collection: Sections 231(k)–(m) of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as amended. Abstract (Needs and Uses): The U.S. Effects Screening Questionnaire will be used to identify potential negative PO 00000 Frm 00054 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 67209 impacts on the U.S. economy and employment which could result from the investment. This form is submitted prior to a formal OPIC application or as required by OPIC-supported financial intermediaries. Title VI of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as amended, (codified at 22 U.S.C. § 2191 et seq.) prohibits OPIC from supporting investments that are likely to cause the loss of U.S. jobs, or that have performance requirements that may reduce substantially the positive trade benefits likely to accrue to the U.S. from the investment. Dated: November 3, 2014. Nichole Cadiente, Administrative Counsel, Department of Legal Affairs. [FR Doc. 2014–26555 Filed 11–10–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE M OVERSEAS PRIVATE INVESTMENT CORPORATION Sunshine Notice Meeting 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, December 3, 2014. PLACE: Offices of the Corporation, Twelfth Floor Board Room, 1100 New York Avenue NW., Washington, DC. STATUS: Hearing OPEN to the Public at 2:00 p.m. PURPOSE: Public Hearing in conjunction with each meeting of OPIC’s Board of Directors, to afford an opportunity for any person to present views regarding the activities of the Corporation. PROCEDURES: Individuals wishing to address the hearing orally must provide advance notice to OPIC’s Corporate Secretary no later than 5 p.m. Tuesday, November 25, 2014. The notice must include the individual’s name, title, organization, address, and telephone number, and a concise summary of the subject matter to be presented. Oral presentations may not exceed ten (10) minutes. The time for individual presentations may be reduced proportionately, if necessary, to afford all participants who have submitted a timely request an opportunity to be heard. Participants wishing to submit a written statement for the record must submit a copy of such statement to OPIC’s Corporate Secretary no later than 5 p.m. Tuesday, November 25, 2014. Such statement must be typewritten, double spaced, and may not exceed twenty-five (25) pages. Upon receipt of the required notice, OPIC will prepare an agenda, which will be available at the hearing, that TIME AND DATE: E:\FR\FM\12NON1.SGM 12NON1

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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 218 (Wednesday, November 12, 2014)]
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OVERSEAS PRIVATE INVESTMENT CORPORATION


Submission for OMB Review; Comments Request

AGENCY: Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC).

ACTION: Notice and request for comments.

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SUMMARY: Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. 
Chapter 35), agencies are required to publish a Notice in the Federal 
Register notifying the public that the agency has prepared an 
information collection for OMB review and approval and has requested 
public review and comment on the submission. OPIC received no comments 
in response to the sixty (60) day notice published in Federal Register 
volume 79, number 168, page 51626 on August 29, 2014. The purpose of 
this notice is to allow an additional thirty (30) days for public 
comments to be submitted. Comments are being solicited on the need for 
the information; the accuracy of the Agency's burden estimate; the 
quality, practical utility, and clarity of the information to be 
collected; and ways to

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minimize reporting the burden, including automated collected techniques 
and uses of other forms of technology.

DATES: Comments must be received within thirty (30) calendar days of 
publication of this Notice. OPIC plans to implement this form in Dec 
2013/Jan 2014.

ADDRESSES: Copies of the subject form may be obtained from the Agency 
Submitting Officer.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: OPIC Agency Submitting Officer: Essie 
Bryant, Records Manager, Overseas Private Investment Corporation, 1100 
New York Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20527; (202) 336-8563.

Summary Form Under Review

    Type of Request: New form.
    Title: Aligned Capital Investor Screener.
    Form Number: OPIC-253.
    Frequency of Use: Once per investor.
    Type of Respondents: Foundations, non-profit entities, investment 
fund managers, investment companies, U.S. Government Agencies.
    Description of Affected Public: U.S. and foreign citizens investing 
in projects overseas.
    Reporting Hours: 75 hours (1 hour per response).
    Number of Responses: 75 per year.
    Federal Cost: $3,819.
    Authority for Information Collection: Sections 231, 234(a), 239(d), 
and 240A of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as amended.
    Abstract (Needs and Uses): The personal financial statement is 
supporting documentation to the OPIC application for financing (OPIC-
115). The information provided is used by OPIC to determine if 
individuals who are providing equity investment in or credit support to 
a project have sufficient financial wherewithal to meet their expected 
obligations under the proposed terms of the OPIC financing.

    Dated: November 3, 2014.
Nichole Cadiente,
Administrative Counsel, Administrative Affairs, Department of Legal 
Affairs.
[FR Doc. 2014-26550 Filed 11-10-14; 8:45 am]
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