30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Department of State Acquisition Regulation (DOSAR), 37353 [2015-16102]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 125 / Tuesday, June 30, 2015 / Notices United States would use to compensate eligible claimants, the United States would undertake a commitment to prevent the prosecution of deportationrelated claims in U.S. courts by recognizing and protecting France’s and SNCF’s sovereign immunity for such claims. The 60-day Federal Register notice was published on April 22, 2015 (80 FR 22604). One individual submitted a comment, suggesting that the Department actively solicit responses through the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum email system. The Department believes that this is a good suggestion and will explore using that avenue to publicize this program. Methodology: The information will be collected on a form, the DS–7713, Statement of Claim, which can be submitted by mail or fax. Dated: June 25, 2015. Alice Kottmyer, Attorney-Adviser, Office of the Legal Adviser, Department of State. [FR Doc. 2015–16097 Filed 6–29–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–08–P DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice: 9177] 30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Department of State Acquisition Regulation (DOSAR) Notice of request for public comment and submission to OMB of proposed collection of information. ACTION: The Department of State has submitted the information collection described below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval. In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 we are requesting comments on this collection from all interested individuals and organizations. The purpose of this Notice is to allow 30 days for public comment. DATES: Submit comments directly to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) up to July 30, 2015. ADDRESSES: Direct comments to the Department of State Desk Officer in the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs at the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). You may submit comments by the following methods: • Email: oira_submission@ omb.eop.gov. You must include the DS form number, information collection title, and the OMB control number in the subject line of your message. • Fax: 202–395–5806. Attention: Desk Officer for Department of State. asabaliauskas on DSK5VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:34 Jun 29, 2015 Jkt 235001 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Direct requests for additional information regarding the collection listed in this notice, including requests for copies of the proposed collection instrument and supporting documents, to Ms. Ismaela Ramirez, Office of the Procurement Executive, 2201 C Street NW., Suite 1060, State Annex Number 15, Washington DC 20522–0602; who may be reached on (703) 516–1693 or at RamirezIM2@state.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: • Title of Information Collection: Department of State Acquisition Regulation (DOSAR). • OMB Control Number: 1405–0050. • Type of Request: Revision of a Currently Approved Collection. • Originating Office: Bureau of Administration, Office of the Procurement Executive (A/OPE). • Form Number: No Form. • Respondents: Any business, other for-profit, individual, not-for-profit, or household. • Estimated Number of Respondents: 267. • Estimated Number of Responses: 831. • Average Time per Response: Approximately 4 hours (4.176). • Total Estimated Burden Time: 3,470 hours. • Frequency: On occasion. • Obligation to Respond: Required. We are soliciting public comments to permit the Department to: • Evaluate whether the proposed information collection is necessary for the proper functions of the Department. • Evaluate the accuracy of our estimate of the time and cost burden for this proposed collection, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used. • Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected. • Minimize the reporting burden on those who are to respond, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Please note that comments submitted in response to this Notice are public record. Before including any detailed personal information, you should be aware that your comments as submitted, including your personal information, will be available for public review. Abstract of proposed collection: This information collection covers pre-award and post-award requirements of the DOSAR. During the pre-award phase, information is collected to determine which proposals offer the best value to the U.S. Government. Post-award PO 00000 Frm 00135 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 37353 actions include monitoring the contractor’s performance; issuing modifications to the contract; dealing with unsatisfactory performance; and closing out the contract upon its completion. This program collects information pursuant to the Foreign Service Buildings Act of 1926, as amended (22 U.S.C. 302), the Omnibus Diplomatic Security and Antiterrorism Act (22 U.S.C. 4852), and the Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 1990 and 1991 (22 U.S.C. 4864). Methodology: Information is collected from prospective offerors to evaluate their proposals. The responses provided by the public are part of the offeror’s proposals in response to Department solicitations. This information may be submitted electronically (through fax or email), or may require a paper submission, depending upon complexity. After contract award, contractors are required to submit information, on an as-needed basis, and related to the occurrence of specific circumstances. Dated: June 23, 2015. Corey M. Rindner, Procurement Executive, Bureau of Administration, Department of State. [FR Doc. 2015–16102 Filed 6–29–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–05–P OFFICE OF THE UNITED STATES TRADE REPRESENTATIVE [Dispute No. WT/DS478] WTO Dispute Settlement Proceeding Regarding Indonesia—Importation of Horticultural Products, Animals and Animal Products Office of the United States Trade Representative. ACTION: Notice; request for comments. AGENCY: The Office of the United States Trade Representative (‘‘USTR’’) is providing notice that on May 20, 2015, at the request of the United States, the World Trade Organization (WTO) has established a dispute settlement panel under the Marrakesh Agreement Establishing the World Trade Organization (‘‘WTO Agreement’’) concerning certain measures imposed by Indonesia on the importation of horticultural products, animals and animal products. That request may be found at www.wto.org, contained in a document designated as WT/DS478/9. USTR invites written comments from the public concerning the issues raised in this dispute. DATES: Although USTR will accept any comments received during the course of SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\30JNN1.SGM 30JNN1

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[FR Doc No: 2015-16102]


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DEPARTMENT OF STATE

[Public Notice: 9177]


30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Department of 
State Acquisition Regulation (DOSAR)

ACTION: Notice of request for public comment and submission to OMB of 
proposed collection of information.

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SUMMARY: The Department of State has submitted the information 
collection described below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) 
for approval. In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 we 
are requesting comments on this collection from all interested 
individuals and organizations. The purpose of this Notice is to allow 
30 days for public comment.

DATES: Submit comments directly to the Office of Management and Budget 
(OMB) up to July 30, 2015.

ADDRESSES: Direct comments to the Department of State Desk Officer in 
the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs at the Office of 
Management and Budget (OMB). You may submit comments by the following 
methods:
     Email: oira_submission@omb.eop.gov. You must include the 
DS form number, information collection title, and the OMB control 
number in the subject line of your message.
     Fax: 202-395-5806. Attention: Desk Officer for Department 
of State.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Direct requests for additional 
information regarding the collection listed in this notice, including 
requests for copies of the proposed collection instrument and 
supporting documents, to Ms. Ismaela Ramirez, Office of the Procurement 
Executive, 2201 C Street NW., Suite 1060, State Annex Number 15, 
Washington DC 20522-0602; who may be reached on (703) 516-1693 or at 
RamirezIM2@state.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
     Title of Information Collection: Department of State 
Acquisition Regulation (DOSAR).
     OMB Control Number: 1405-0050.
     Type of Request: Revision of a Currently Approved 
Collection.
     Originating Office: Bureau of Administration, Office of 
the Procurement Executive (A/OPE).
     Form Number: No Form.
     Respondents: Any business, other for-profit, individual, 
not-for-profit, or household.
     Estimated Number of Respondents: 267.
     Estimated Number of Responses: 831.
     Average Time per Response: Approximately 4 hours (4.176).
     Total Estimated Burden Time: 3,470 hours.
     Frequency: On occasion.
     Obligation to Respond: Required.
    We are soliciting public comments to permit the Department to:
     Evaluate whether the proposed information collection is 
necessary for the proper functions of the Department.
     Evaluate the accuracy of our estimate of the time and cost 
burden for this proposed collection, including the validity of the 
methodology and assumptions used.
     Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information to be collected.
     Minimize the reporting burden on those who are to respond, 
including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of 
information technology.
    Please note that comments submitted in response to this Notice are 
public record. Before including any detailed personal information, you 
should be aware that your comments as submitted, including your 
personal information, will be available for public review.

    Abstract of proposed collection: This information collection covers 
pre-award and post-award requirements of the DOSAR. During the pre-
award phase, information is collected to determine which proposals 
offer the best value to the U.S. Government. Post-award actions include 
monitoring the contractor's performance; issuing modifications to the 
contract; dealing with unsatisfactory performance; and closing out the 
contract upon its completion. This program collects information 
pursuant to the Foreign Service Buildings Act of 1926, as amended (22 
U.S.C. 302), the Omnibus Diplomatic Security and Antiterrorism Act (22 
U.S.C. 4852), and the Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 
1990 and 1991 (22 U.S.C. 4864).
    Methodology: Information is collected from prospective offerors to 
evaluate their proposals. The responses provided by the public are part 
of the offeror's proposals in response to Department solicitations. 
This information may be submitted electronically (through fax or 
email), or may require a paper submission, depending upon complexity. 
After contract award, contractors are required to submit information, 
on an as-needed basis, and related to the occurrence of specific 
circumstances.

    Dated: June 23, 2015.
Corey M. Rindner,
Procurement Executive, Bureau of Administration, Department of State.
[FR Doc. 2015-16102 Filed 6-29-15; 8:45 am]
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