Agency Information Collection Extension, 73569 [2014-29077]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 238 / Thursday, December 11, 2014 / Notices Format (PDF). To use PDF you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader, which is available free at the site. You may also access documents of the Department published in the Federal Register by using the article search feature at: www.federalregister.gov. Specifically, through the advanced search feature at this site, you can limit your search to documents published by the Department. Dated: December 5, 2014. Michael K. Yudin, Acting Assistant Secretary for Special Education and Rehabilitative Services. [FR Doc. 2014–29133 Filed 12–10–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4000–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Agency Information Collection Extension U.S. Department of Energy. Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: ACTION: The Department of Energy (DOE), pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, intends to extend for three years, an information collection request with the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the extended 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 collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. DATES: Comments regarding this proposed information collection must be received on or before February 9, 2015. If you anticipate difficulty in submitting comments within that period, contact the person listed below as soon as possible. ADDRESSES: Written comments may be sent to Robert M. Myers, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20585–1615, 202–287– 1584, or by fax at 202–287–1349, or by email at robert.myers@hq.doe.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Robert Myers at the address listed mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:07 Dec 10, 2014 Jkt 235001 above. Reporting requirements are found in DOE Order 350.1, Contractor Human Resource Management Programs, www.directives.doe.gov/ directives-documents/300-series/ 0350.1–BOrder-Chg5. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This information collection request contains: (1) OMB No.: 1910–0600; (2) Information Collection Request Title: Industrial Relations; (3) Type of Review: Renewal; (4) Purpose: This information is required for management oversight of the Department of Energy’s Facilities Management Contractors and to ensure that the programmatic and administrative management requirements of the contract are managed efficiently and effectively; (5) Annual Estimated Number of Respondents: 316; (6) Annual Estimated Number of Total Responses: 316; (7) Annual Estimated Number of Burden Hours: 8,140; (8) Annual Estimated Reporting and Recordkeeping Cost Burden: $0. Statutory Authority: 42 U.S.C. 7256; 48 CFR 970.0370–1. Issued in Washington, DC on November 19, 2014. Paul Bosco, Director, Office of Acquisition and Project Management (APM). [FR Doc. 2014–29077 Filed 12–10–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Bonneville Power Administration Availability of the Bonneville Purchasing Instructions (BPI) and Bonneville Financial Assistance Instructions (BFAI) Bonneville Power Administration (BPA), DOE. ACTION: Notice of document availability. AGENCY: Copies of the Bonneville Purchasing Instructions (BPI), which contain the policy and establish the procedures that BPA uses in the solicitation, award, and administration of its purchases of goods and services, including construction, are available in printed form or at the following Internet address: http://www.bpa.gov/corporate/ business/bpi. Copies of the Bonneville Financial Assistance Instructions (BFAI), which contain the policy and establish the procedures that BPA uses in the solicitation, award, and administration of financial assistance instruments (principally grants and cooperative agreements), are available in printed form or available at the following SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00028 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 73569 Internet address: http://www.bpa.gov/ corporate/business/bfai. Unbound copies of the BPI or BFAI may be obtained by sending a request to the Head of the Contracting Activity, Routing CGP–7, Bonneville Power Administration, P.O. Box 3621, Portland, Oregon 97208–3621. ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Head of Contracting Activity (503) 230– 5498. BPA was established in 1937 as a Federal Power Marketing Agency in the Pacific Northwest. BPA operations are financed from power revenues rather than annual appropriations. BPA’s purchasing operations are conducted under 16 U.S.C. 832 et seq. and related statutes. Pursuant to these special authorities, the BPI is promulgated as a statement of purchasing policy and as a body of interpretative regulations governing the conduct of BPA purchasing activities. It is significantly different from the Federal Acquisition Regulation, and reflects BPA’s private sector approach to purchasing the goods and services that it requires. BPA’s financial assistance operations are conducted under 16 U.S.C. 839 et seq. and 16 U.S.C. 839 et seq. The BFAI express BPA’s financial assistance policy. The BFAI also comprise BPA’s rules governing implementation of the principles provided in the following Federal Regulations and/or OMB circulars: 2 CFR part 220 Cost Principles for Educational Institutions (CircularA–21); 2 CFR part 225 Cost Principles for State, Local and Indian Tribal Governments (Circular A–87); Grants and Cooperative Agreements with State and Local Governments (Circular A–102); Uniform Administrative Requirements for Grants and Agreements with Institutions of Higher Education, Hospitals and Other NonProfit Organizations (Circular A–110); 2 CFR part 230 Cost Principles for Non-Profit Organizations (Circular A– 122); and Audits of States, Local Governments and Non-Profit Organizations (Circular A–133) BPA’s solicitations and contracts include notice of applicability and availability of the BPI and the BFAI, as appropriate, for the information for offerors on particular purchases or financial assistance transactions. 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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY


Agency Information Collection Extension

AGENCY: U.S. Department of Energy.

ACTION: Notice and request for comments.

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SUMMARY: The Department of Energy (DOE), pursuant to the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995, intends to extend for three years, an 
information collection request with the Office of Management and Budget 
(OMB). Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the extended 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 collection of information, including the validity of the 
methodology and assumptions used; (c) ways to enhance the quality, 
utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways 
to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, 
including through the use of automated collection techniques or other 
forms of information technology.

DATES: Comments regarding this proposed information collection must be 
received on or before February 9, 2015. If you anticipate difficulty in 
submitting comments within that period, contact the person listed below 
as soon as possible.

ADDRESSES: Written comments may be sent to Robert M. Myers, U.S. 
Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Avenue SW., Washington, DC 
20585-1615, 202-287-1584, or by fax at 202-287-1349, or by email at 
robert.myers@hq.doe.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Robert Myers at the address listed 
above. Reporting requirements are found in DOE Order 350.1, Contractor 
Human Resource Management Programs, www.directives.doe.gov/directives-documents/300-series/0350.1-BOrder-Chg5.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This information collection request 
contains: (1) OMB No.: 1910-0600; (2) Information Collection Request 
Title: Industrial Relations; (3) Type of Review: Renewal; (4) Purpose: 
This information is required for management oversight of the Department 
of Energy's Facilities Management Contractors and to ensure that the 
programmatic and administrative management requirements of the contract 
are managed efficiently and effectively; (5) Annual Estimated Number of 
Respondents: 316; (6) Annual Estimated Number of Total Responses: 316; 
(7) Annual Estimated Number of Burden Hours: 8,140; (8) Annual 
Estimated Reporting and Recordkeeping Cost Burden: $0.

    Statutory Authority:  42 U.S.C. 7256; 48 CFR 970.0370-1.

    Issued in Washington, DC on November 19, 2014.
Paul Bosco,
Director, Office of Acquisition and Project Management (APM).
[FR Doc. 2014-29077 Filed 12-10-14; 8:45 am]
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