Agency Information Collection Activites; New Information Collection Request, 15718-15719 [2016-06578]

Download as PDF 15718 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 57 / Thursday, March 24, 2016 / Notices 85. In the last couple of years, have any of the following happened to you? Yes Separated/divorced D Married/remarried/new partner D D Death of household member Addition to your household (not including spouse/partner) D Person leaving your household (not including spouse/partner) D Disability or serious illness of a household member D Disaster affecting a property you own D Disaster affecting your (or your spouse/partner's) work D Move within the area (less than 50 miles) D Moved to a new area (more than 50 miles) D 86. In the last couple of years, have any of the following happened to you (or your spouse/partner)? Yes Layoff, unemployment or reduced hours D Retirement D Promotion D Started a new job D Started a second job D Business failure D A personal financial crisis D Borrowed money from family or friend D Borrowed money from bank, credit union or other financial institution D Significant decrease in the value of your home D A large number of foreclosures or short sales in your neighborhood D No D D D D D D D D D D No D D D D D D D D D 88. In the next couple of years, how do you expect the following to change for you (and your spouse/partner)? Significant Little/No Significant Change Decrease Increase Household income D D D Housing expenses D D D Non-housing expenses D D D 89. How likely is it in the next couple of years you (or your spouse/partner) will face ... Not Very Somewhat At All Retirement D D D Difficulty making your mortgage payments D D D A layoff, unemployment, or forced reduction in hours D D D Some other personal financial crisis D D D 90. If your household faced an unexpected personal financial crisis in the next couple of years, how likely is it you could ... Not Very Somewhat At All Pay your bills for the next 3 months without borrowing D D D Get significant financial help D D D from family or friends Borrow enough money from D D D a bank or credit union Significantly increase your D D D income D D 87. In the last couple of years, how have the following changed for you (and your spouse/partner)? Significant Little/No Significant Change Decrease Increase Household income D D D Housing expenses D D D Non-housing expenses D D D FEDERAL MARITIME COMMISSION BILLING CODE 8070–01–P Agency Information Collection Activites; New Information Collection Request AGENCY: ACTION: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:44 Mar 23, 2016 Jkt 238001 PO 00000 Federal Maritime Commission. Notice. Frm 00042 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 The Federal Maritime Commission (Commission) is giving public notice that the agency has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval the new information collection described in this notice. The public is invited to comment on the proposed information SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\24MRN1.SGM 24MRN1 EN24MR16.010</GPH> asabaliauskas on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES [FR Doc. 2016–06590 Filed 3–23–16; 8:45 am] Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 57 / Thursday, March 24, 2016 / Notices collections pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. Written comments must be submitted at the addresses below on or before April 25, 2016. DATES: Comments should be addressed to: Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, Attention: Chandana Achanta, Desk Officer for Federal Maritime Commission, 725 17th Street NW., Washington, DC 20503, OIRA_Submission@OMB.EOP.GOV, Fax (202) 395–6974 and to: Vern W. Hill, Managing Director, Office of the Managing Director, Federal Maritime Commission, 800 North Capitol Street NW., Washington, DC 20573, Telephone: (202) 523–5800, omd@ fmc.gov. ADDRESSES: A copy of the submission may be obtained by contacting Donna Lee on 202–523– 5800 or email: omd@fmc.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: asabaliauskas on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Requests for Comments Pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13), the Commission invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on proposed information collections. On September 3, 2015, the Commission published a notice and request for comments in the Federal Register (80 FR 53310) regarding the agency’s request for an approval from OMB for a new information collection as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The Commission received no comments on the request for OMB clearance. The Commission has submitted the described information collection to OMB for approval. The FMC solicits written comments from all interested persons about the proposed new collection of information. The Commission specifically solicits information relevant to the following topics: (1) Whether the collection of information described above is necessary for the proper performance of the Commission’s functions, including whether the information would have practical utility; (2) whether the estimated burden of the proposed collection of information is accurate; (3) whether the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected could be enhanced; and (4) whether the burden imposed by the collection of information could be minimized by use of automated, electronic, or other forms of information technology. VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:44 Mar 23, 2016 Jkt 238001 Information Collection Open for Comment Title: Request for Dispute Resolution Service. OMB Control Number: New. Type of Review: New Generic Information Collection. Frequency of Response: On occasion. Respondents/Affected Public: Companies or individuals seeking ombuds or mediation assistance from the Federal Maritime Commission’s Office of Consumer Affairs and Dispute Resolution Services (CADRS). Estimated Total Number of Potential Annual Responses: 1,000. Estimated Total Number of Responses for each Respondent: 1. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours per Response: 20 minutes. Total Estimated Number of Annual Burden Hours: 333. Abstract: As requested by the shipping public and the regulated industry, the FMC, through CADRS, provides ombuds and mediation services to assist parties in resolving international ocean cargo shipping or passenger vessel (cruise) disputes without resorting to litigation or administrative adjudication. These functions focus on addressing issues that members of the regulated industry and the shipping public may encounter at any stage of a commercial or customer dispute. In order to provide its ombuds and mediation services, CADRS needs certain identifying information about the involved parties, shipments, and nature of the dispute. In response to requests for assistance from the public, CADRS requests this information from parties seeking its assistance. The collection and use of this information on a cargo or cruise dispute is integral to CADRS staff’s ability to efficiently review the matter and provide assistance. Aggregated information may be used for statistical purposes. Currently, this information is collected in a non-uniform manner in response to requests for CADRS assistance. http:// www.fmc.gov/resources/requesting_ cadrs_assistance.aspx. As required by the Administrative Dispute Resolution Act (ADRA), 5 U.S.C. 571–574, the information contained in these forms is treated as confidential and subject to the same confidentiality provisions as administrative dispute resolutions pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 574. Except as specifically set forth in 5 U.S.C. 574, neither CADRS staff nor the parties to a dispute resolution shall disclose any informal dispute resolution communication. This information collection is subject to the PRA. The FMC may not conduct PO 00000 Frm 00043 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 15719 or sponsor a collection of information, and the public is not required to respond to an information collection, unless it is approved by the OMB under the PRA and displays a currently valid OMB Control Number. In addition, notwithstanding any other provisions of law, no person shall be subject to penalty for failing to comply with a collection of information that does not display a valid Control Number. See 5 CFR 1320.5(a) and 1320.6. Authority: 46 U.S.C. 40101 et seq. Rachel Dickon, Assistant Secretary. [FR Doc. 2016–06578 Filed 3–23–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6731–AA–P FEDERAL MARITIME COMMISSION Notice of Agreement Filed The Commission hereby gives notice of the filing of the following agreements under the Shipping Act of 1984. Interested parties may submit comments on the agreement to the Secretary, Federal Maritime Commission, Washington, DC 20573, within twelve days of the date this notice appears in the Federal Register. A copy of the agreement is available through the Commission’s Web site (www.fmc.gov) or by contacting the Office of Agreements at (202)–523–5793 or tradeanalysis@fmc.gov. Agreement No.: 012395. Title: MSC/ACL Trans-Atlantic Space Charter Agreement. Parties: Atlantic Container Line A.B. and MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A. Filing Party: Wayne R. Rohde, Esq.; Cozen O’Connor LLP; 1200 Nineteenth St. NW., Washington, DC 20036. Synopsis: The Agreement authorizes MSC to charter space to ACL in the trade between North Europe and New York/New Jersey. Agreement No.: 012396. Title: CMA CGM/ELJSA Slot Exchange Agreement Asia—U.S. West Coast. Parties: CMA CGM S.A. and Evergreen Line Joint Service Agreement. Filing Party: Paul M. Keane, Esq.; Cichanowicz, Callan, Keane & DeMay, LLP; 50 Main Street, Suite 1045, White Plains, NY 10606. Synopsis: The Agreement authorizes the parties to exchange slots in the trade between the U.S. West Coast on the one hand, and Taiwan and China on the other hand. By Order of the Federal Maritime Commission. E:\FR\FM\24MRN1.SGM 24MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 57 (Thursday, March 24, 2016)]
[Notices]
[Pages 15718-15719]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2016-06578]


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FEDERAL MARITIME COMMISSION


Agency Information Collection Activites; New Information 
Collection Request

AGENCY: Federal Maritime Commission.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Federal Maritime Commission (Commission) is giving public 
notice that the agency has submitted to the Office of Management and 
Budget (OMB) for approval the new information collection described in 
this notice. The public is invited to comment on the proposed 
information

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collections pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.

DATES: Written comments must be submitted at the addresses below on or 
before April 25, 2016.

ADDRESSES: Comments should be addressed to: Office of Information and 
Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, Attention: 
Chandana Achanta, Desk Officer for Federal Maritime Commission, 725 
17th Street NW., Washington, DC 20503, OIRA_Submission@OMB.EOP.GOV, Fax 
(202) 395-6974 and to: Vern W. Hill, Managing Director, Office of the 
Managing Director, Federal Maritime Commission, 800 North Capitol 
Street NW., Washington, DC 20573, Telephone: (202) 523-5800, 
omd@fmc.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: A copy of the submission may be 
obtained by contacting Donna Lee on 202-523-5800 or email: omd@fmc.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

Requests for Comments

    Pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-13), 
the Commission invites the general public and other Federal agencies to 
comment on proposed information collections. On September 3, 2015, the 
Commission published a notice and request for comments in the Federal 
Register (80 FR 53310) regarding the agency's request for an approval 
from OMB for a new information collection as required by the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995. The Commission received no comments on the 
request for OMB clearance. The Commission has submitted the described 
information collection to OMB for approval. The FMC solicits written 
comments from all interested persons about the proposed new collection 
of information. The Commission specifically solicits information 
relevant to the following topics: (1) Whether the collection of 
information described above is necessary for the proper performance of 
the Commission's functions, including whether the information would 
have practical utility; (2) whether the estimated burden of the 
proposed collection of information is accurate; (3) whether the 
quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected could 
be enhanced; and (4) whether the burden imposed by the collection of 
information could be minimized by use of automated, electronic, or 
other forms of information technology.

Information Collection Open for Comment

    Title: Request for Dispute Resolution Service.
    OMB Control Number: New.
    Type of Review: New Generic Information Collection.
    Frequency of Response: On occasion.
    Respondents/Affected Public: Companies or individuals seeking 
ombuds or mediation assistance from the Federal Maritime Commission's 
Office of Consumer Affairs and Dispute Resolution Services (CADRS).
    Estimated Total Number of Potential Annual Responses: 1,000.
    Estimated Total Number of Responses for each Respondent: 1.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours per Response: 20 minutes.
    Total Estimated Number of Annual Burden Hours: 333.
    Abstract: As requested by the shipping public and the regulated 
industry, the FMC, through CADRS, provides ombuds and mediation 
services to assist parties in resolving international ocean cargo 
shipping or passenger vessel (cruise) disputes without resorting to 
litigation or administrative adjudication. These functions focus on 
addressing issues that members of the regulated industry and the 
shipping public may encounter at any stage of a commercial or customer 
dispute. In order to provide its ombuds and mediation services, CADRS 
needs certain identifying information about the involved parties, 
shipments, and nature of the dispute. In response to requests for 
assistance from the public, CADRS requests this information from 
parties seeking its assistance. The collection and use of this 
information on a cargo or cruise dispute is integral to CADRS staff's 
ability to efficiently review the matter and provide assistance. 
Aggregated information may be used for statistical purposes. Currently, 
this information is collected in a non-uniform manner in response to 
requests for CADRS assistance. http://www.fmc.gov/resources/requesting_cadrs_assistance.aspx.
    As required by the Administrative Dispute Resolution Act (ADRA), 5 
U.S.C. 571-574, the information contained in these forms is treated as 
confidential and subject to the same confidentiality provisions as 
administrative dispute resolutions pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 574. Except as 
specifically set forth in 5 U.S.C. 574, neither CADRS staff nor the 
parties to a dispute resolution shall disclose any informal dispute 
resolution communication.
    This information collection is subject to the PRA. The FMC may not 
conduct or sponsor a collection of information, and the public is not 
required to respond to an information collection, unless it is approved 
by the OMB under the PRA and displays a currently valid OMB Control 
Number. In addition, notwithstanding any other provisions of law, no 
person shall be subject to penalty for failing to comply with a 
collection of information that does not display a valid Control Number. 
See 5 CFR 1320.5(a) and 1320.6.

    Authority: 46 U.S.C. 40101 et seq.

Rachel Dickon,
Assistant Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2016-06578 Filed 3-23-16; 8:45 am]
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