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Download as PDF 76926 Notices Federal Register Vol. 80, No. 238 Friday, December 11, 2015 This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains documents other than rules or proposed rules that are applicable to the public. Notices of hearings and investigations, committee meetings, agency decisions and rulings, delegations of authority, filing of petitions and applications and agency statements of organization and functions are examples of documents appearing in this section. An agency may not conduct or sponsor a collection of information unless the collection of information displays a currently valid OMB control number and the agency informs potential persons who are to respond to the collection of information that such persons are not required to respond to the collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Agricultural Marketing Service Agricultural Marketing Service Title: Specialty Crops Inspection Division Order Forms. OMB Control Number: 0581–NEW. Summary of Collection: The Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 as amended, (7 U.S.C. 1621–1627) et seq. authorizes the Secretary to inspect, certify, and identify the class, quantity, quality, and condition of agricultural products when shipped or received in interstate commerce, and collect such fees as reasonable to cover the cost of services rendered. The Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) is authorized to perform inspections, on a user fee basis and does so through the Specialty Crops Inspection Division (SCI). SCI provides a nationwide inspection, grading, and auditing service for fresh and processed fruits, vegetables and other products to shippers, importers, processors, sellers, buyers, and other financially interested parties. Need and Use of the Information: AMS will use forms FV–380 ‘‘Order Form for SCI Division Inspection Equipment and Miscellaneous Items;’’ FV–357 ‘‘Notification of Entry’’ and FV– 387 ‘‘SCI Alternate Payment Application’’ to collect necessary information. Such information includes; the name and location of the person or company requesting services, the type and location of the product to be inspected, the type of inspection being requested, information that will identify the product or type and scope of audit requested. This information is needed to carry out the inspection, grading, or auditing services. Description of Respondents: Business or other for-profit; Federal, State, Local and Tribal Government. Number of Respondents: 49,842. Frequency of Responses: Reporting: Other—As needed. Total Burden Hours: 4,156. Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request jstallworth on DSK7TPTVN1PROD with NOTICES December 8, 2015. The Department of Agriculture will submit the following information collection requirement(s) to OMB for review and clearance under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104–13 on or after the date of publication of this notice. Comments regarding (a) whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of burden including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information to be collected; (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology should be addressed to: Desk Officer for Agriculture, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget (OMB), New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC; New Executive Office Building, 725 17th Street NW., Washington, DC 20503. Commenters are encouraged to submit their comments to OMB via email to: OIRA_Submission@ omb.eop.gov or fax (202) 395–5806 and to Departmental Clearance Office, USDA, OCIO, Mail Stop 7602, Washington, DC 20250–7602. Comments regarding these information collections are best assured of having their full effect if received by January 11, 2016. Copies of the submission(s) may be obtained by calling (202) 720–8681. VerDate Sep<11>2014 14:55 Dec 10, 2015 Jkt 238001 PO 00000 Frm 00001 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 Agricultural Marketing Service Title: Export Certificate Request Forms. OMB Control Number: 0581–0283. Summary of Collection: The Agricultural Marketing Service, Dairy Grading Branch, dairy grading program is a voluntary user fee program authorized under the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 (7 U.S.C. 1621). The regulations governing inspection and grading services of manufactured or processed dairy products are contained in 7 CFR part 58. International markets are increasing for U.S. dairy products. Forms will provide a format for exporters to provide information to the Dairy Grading Branch on consignments they wish to export so that the Dairy Grading Branch can issue the proper health certificate with the information required by the importing country. Need and Use of the Information: Importing countries are requiring certification as to production methods and sources of raw ingredients for dairy products. Information will be gathered using DA–228 ‘‘Request for Applicant Number,’’ DA–253 European Union Health Certificate Request,’’ and the Sanitary Certificate Request. The information required on the sanitary certificates varies from country to country requiring specific forms for each country. Such information includes, but not limited to, identity of the importer and exporter; consignment specifics and border entry point at the country of destination. Information gathered from the applicants is transferred to the proper health certificate, certified by the proper authority and returned to the exporter. The collection of the information on the forms is necessary for the Dairy Grading Branch to be able to properly complete the required export certificate. Description of Respondents: Business or other for-profit. Number of Respondents: 250. Frequency of Responses: Reporting: Each time a product is exported. Total Burden Hours: 8,522. Charlene Parker, Departmental Information Collection Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2015–31298 Filed 12–10–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3410–02–P E:\FR\FM\11DEN1.SGM 11DEN1

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This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains documents other than rules 
or proposed rules that are applicable to the public. Notices of hearings 
and investigations, committee meetings, agency decisions and rulings, 
delegations of authority, filing of petitions and applications and agency 
statements of organization and functions are examples of documents 
appearing in this section.

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Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 238 / Friday, December 11, 2015 / 
Notices

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DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

Agricultural Marketing Service


Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request

December 8, 2015.
    The Department of Agriculture will submit the following information 
collection requirement(s) to OMB for review and clearance under the 
Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13 on or after the date 
of publication of this notice. Comments regarding (a) whether the 
collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of 
the functions of the agency, including whether the information will 
have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency's estimate of 
burden including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; 
(c) ways to enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information 
to be collected; (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of 
information on those who are to respond, including through the use of 
appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological 
collection techniques or other forms of information technology should 
be addressed to: Desk Officer for Agriculture, Office of Information 
and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget (OMB), New 
Executive Office Building, Washington, DC; New Executive Office 
Building, 725 17th Street NW., Washington, DC 20503. Commenters are 
encouraged to submit their comments to OMB via email to: 
OIRA_Submission@omb.eop.gov or fax (202) 395-5806 and to Departmental 
Clearance Office, USDA, OCIO, Mail Stop 7602, Washington, DC 20250-
7602.
    Comments regarding these information collections are best assured 
of having their full effect if received by January 11, 2016. Copies of 
the submission(s) may be obtained by calling (202) 720-8681.
    An agency may not conduct or sponsor a collection of information 
unless the collection of information displays a currently valid OMB 
control number and the agency informs potential persons who are to 
respond to the collection of information that such persons are not 
required to respond to the collection of information unless it displays 
a currently valid OMB control number.

Agricultural Marketing Service

    Title: Specialty Crops Inspection Division Order Forms.
    OMB Control Number: 0581-NEW.
    Summary of Collection: The Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 as 
amended, (7 U.S.C. 1621-1627) et seq. authorizes the Secretary to 
inspect, certify, and identify the class, quantity, quality, and 
condition of agricultural products when shipped or received in 
interstate commerce, and collect such fees as reasonable to cover the 
cost of services rendered. The Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) is 
authorized to perform inspections, on a user fee basis and does so 
through the Specialty Crops Inspection Division (SCI). SCI provides a 
nationwide inspection, grading, and auditing service for fresh and 
processed fruits, vegetables and other products to shippers, importers, 
processors, sellers, buyers, and other financially interested parties.
    Need and Use of the Information: AMS will use forms FV-380 ``Order 
Form for SCI Division Inspection Equipment and Miscellaneous Items;'' 
FV-357 ``Notification of Entry'' and FV-387 ``SCI Alternate Payment 
Application'' to collect necessary information. Such information 
includes; the name and location of the person or company requesting 
services, the type and location of the product to be inspected, the 
type of inspection being requested, information that will identify the 
product or type and scope of audit requested. This information is 
needed to carry out the inspection, grading, or auditing services.
    Description of Respondents: Business or other for-profit; Federal, 
State, Local and Tribal Government.
    Number of Respondents: 49,842.
    Frequency of Responses: Reporting: Other--As needed.
    Total Burden Hours: 4,156.

Agricultural Marketing Service

    Title: Export Certificate Request Forms.
    OMB Control Number: 0581-0283.
    Summary of Collection: The Agricultural Marketing Service, Dairy 
Grading Branch, dairy grading program is a voluntary user fee program 
authorized under the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 (7 U.S.C. 
1621). The regulations governing inspection and grading services of 
manufactured or processed dairy products are contained in 7 CFR part 
58. International markets are increasing for U.S. dairy products. Forms 
will provide a format for exporters to provide information to the Dairy 
Grading Branch on consignments they wish to export so that the Dairy 
Grading Branch can issue the proper health certificate with the 
information required by the importing country.
    Need and Use of the Information: Importing countries are requiring 
certification as to production methods and sources of raw ingredients 
for dairy products. Information will be gathered using DA-228 ``Request 
for Applicant Number,'' DA-253 European Union Health Certificate 
Request,'' and the Sanitary Certificate Request. The information 
required on the sanitary certificates varies from country to country 
requiring specific forms for each country. Such information includes, 
but not limited to, identity of the importer and exporter; consignment 
specifics and border entry point at the country of destination. 
Information gathered from the applicants is transferred to the proper 
health certificate, certified by the proper authority and returned to 
the exporter. The collection of the information on the forms is 
necessary for the Dairy Grading Branch to be able to properly complete 
the required export certificate.
    Description of Respondents: Business or other for-profit.
    Number of Respondents: 250.
    Frequency of Responses: Reporting: Each time a product is exported.
    Total Burden Hours: 8,522.

Charlene Parker,
Departmental Information Collection Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 2015-31298 Filed 12-10-15; 8:45 am]
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