Agency Information Collection Activities: Request for Comments; Revision of an Existing Information Collection: Medical Standards and Certification, 55711 [2015-23191]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 179 / Wednesday, September 16, 2015 / Notices Issued in Washington, DC, on September 3, 2015. Jonathan Carter, Deputy Director, Office of Hazardous Materials Safety. [FR Doc. 2015–23188 Filed 9–15–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–13–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Aviation Administration Agency Information Collection Activities: Request for Comments; Revision of an Existing Information Collection: Medical Standards and Certification Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT. AGENCY: Notice and request for comments. ACTION: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 and Office of Management and Budget (OMB) regulations, the FAA invites public comments about our intention to request OMB approval to revise an existing information collection. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments on the following collection of information was published on June 22, 2015. The information collected is used to determine if applicants are medically qualified to perform the duties associated with the class of airman medical certificate sought. The FAA intends to revise the information it is collecting via FAA form 8500–8, in part, to respond to recommendations made in an April 2014 General Services Administration report entitled ‘‘FAA Should Improve Usability of its Online Application System and Clarity of the Pilot’s Medical Form.’’ This change will have a negligible effect on the estimated time to complete form 8500–8. SUMMARY: Comments should be submitted by October 16, 2015. 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 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. asabaliauskas on DSK7TPTVN1PROD with NOTICES DATES: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:18 Sep 15, 2015 Jkt 235001 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. The FAA is seeking comments only with regard to the burden associated with the information collection activity under OMB Control Number 2120–0034. As such, any comments received that cite this notice but are outside of the scope of the collection activity under OMB Control Number 2120–0034 will not be addressed. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ronda Thompson at (202) 267–1416, or by email at: Ronda.Thompson@faa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: OMB Control Number: 2120–0034. Title: Medical Standards and Certification. Form Numbers: FAA forms 8500–7, 8500–8, and 8500–14. Type of Review: Revision of an existing information collection. Background: The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments on the following collection of information was published on June 22, 2015 (80 FR 35695). The Secretary of Transportation collects this information under the authority of 49 U.S.C. 40113; 44701; 44510; 44702; 44703; 44709; 45303; and 80111. The airman medical certification program is implemented by Title 14 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) parts 61 and 67 (14 CFR parts 61 and 67). The FAA determines if applicants are medically qualified to perform the duties associated with the class of airman medical certificate sought. Respondents: Approximately 396,782 applicants for airman medical certificates. Frequency: Information is collected on occasion. Estimated Average Burden per Response: 1.5 hours. Estimated Total Annual Burden: 572,673 hours. PO 00000 Frm 00124 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 55711 Issued in Washington, DC on September 9, 2015. Ronda Thompson, FAA Information Collection Clearance Officer, IT Enterprises Business Services Division, ASP–110. [FR Doc. 2015–23191 Filed 9–15–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–13–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Railroad Administration [Docket No. FRA–2015–0007–N–24] Proposed Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), Department of Transportation (DOT). ACTION: Notice and Request for Comments. AGENCY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice announces that the renewal Information Collection Requests (ICRs) abstracted below are being forwarded to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The ICRs describes the nature of the information collection and its expected burden. The Federal Register notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments on the following collections of information was published on June 22, 2015. DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before October 16, 2015. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Robert Brogan, Office of Planning and Evaluation Division, RRS–21, Federal Railroad Administration, 1200 New Jersey Ave. SE., Mail Stop 25, Washington, DC 20590 (Telephone: (202) 493–6292), or Ms. Kimberly Toone, Office of Information Technology, RAD–20, Federal Railroad Administration, 1200 New Jersey Ave. SE., Mail Stop 35, Washington, DC 20590 (Telephone: (202) 493–6132). (These telephone numbers are not tollfree.) SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), Public Law 104–13, sec. 2, 109 Stat. 163 (1995) (codified as revised at 44 U.S.C. 3501–3520), and its implementing regulations, 5 CFR part 1320, require Federal agencies to issue two notices seeking public comment on information collection activities before OMB may approve paperwork packages. 44 U.S.C. 3506, 3507; 5 CFR 1320.5, 1320.8(d)(1), and 1320.12. On June 22, 2015, FRA published a 60-day notice in the Federal Register soliciting comment SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\16SEN1.SGM 16SEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 80, Number 179 (Wednesday, September 16, 2015)]
[Notices]
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[FR Doc No: 2015-23191]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Aviation Administration


Agency Information Collection Activities: Request for Comments; 
Revision of an Existing Information Collection: Medical Standards and 
Certification

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 and 
Office of Management and Budget (OMB) regulations, the FAA invites 
public comments about our intention to request OMB approval to revise 
an existing information collection. The Federal Register Notice with a 
60-day comment period soliciting comments on the following collection 
of information was published on June 22, 2015. The information 
collected is used to determine if applicants are medically qualified to 
perform the duties associated with the class of airman medical 
certificate sought. The FAA intends to revise the information it is 
collecting via FAA form 8500-8, in part, to respond to recommendations 
made in an April 2014 General Services Administration report entitled 
``FAA Should Improve Usability of its Online Application System and 
Clarity of the Pilot's Medical Form.'' This change will have a 
negligible effect on the estimated time to complete form 8500-8.

DATES: Comments should be submitted by October 16, 2015.

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 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.
    The FAA is seeking comments only with regard to the burden 
associated with the information collection activity under OMB Control 
Number 2120-0034. As such, any comments received that cite this notice 
but are outside of the scope of the collection activity under OMB 
Control Number 2120-0034 will not be addressed.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ronda Thompson at (202) 267-1416, or 
by email at: Ronda.Thompson@faa.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    OMB Control Number: 2120-0034.
    Title: Medical Standards and Certification.
    Form Numbers: FAA forms 8500-7, 8500-8, and 8500-14.
    Type of Review: Revision of an existing information collection.
    Background: The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment 
period soliciting comments on the following collection of information 
was published on June 22, 2015 (80 FR 35695). The Secretary of 
Transportation collects this information under the authority of 49 
U.S.C. 40113; 44701; 44510; 44702; 44703; 44709; 45303; and 80111. The 
airman medical certification program is implemented by Title 14 Code of 
Federal Regulations (CFR) parts 61 and 67 (14 CFR parts 61 and 67). The 
FAA determines if applicants are medically qualified to perform the 
duties associated with the class of airman medical certificate sought.
    Respondents: Approximately 396,782 applicants for airman medical 
certificates.
    Frequency: Information is collected on occasion.
    Estimated Average Burden per Response: 1.5 hours.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden: 572,673 hours.

    Issued in Washington, DC on September 9, 2015.
Ronda Thompson,
FAA Information Collection Clearance Officer, IT Enterprises Business 
Services Division, ASP-110.
[FR Doc. 2015-23191 Filed 9-15-15; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4910-13-P