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Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 64 / Monday, April 4, 2016 / Notices mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES whether the information will have practical utility; —Evaluate 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; —Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and/or —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, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. Overview of This Information Collection 1. Type of Information Collection: Reinstatement with change of a previously approved collection 2. The Title of the Form/Collection: Report of Public Safety Officers Death Benefits 3. The agency form number: None. 4. Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary: Public safety agencies experiencing the death of a public safety officer according to the PSOB Act. Abstract: BJA’s Public Safety Officers’ Benefits (PSOB) Office will use the PSOB Report of Public Safety Officer’s Death Form information to confirm the eligibility of applicants to receive Public Safety Officers’ Death Benefits. Eligibility is dependent on several factors, including public safety officer status, an injury sustained in the line of duty, and the claimant status in the beneficiary hierarchy according to the PSOB Act. In addition, information to help the PSOB Office identify an individual is collected, such as Social Security numbers, telephone numbers, and email addresses. Changes to the report form have been made in an effort to streamline the application process and eliminate requests for information that are either irrelevant or already being collected by other means. Others: None. 5. An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: It is estimated that no more than 350 respondents will apply a year. Each application takes approximately 240 minutes to complete. 6. An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: Total Annual Reporting VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:03 Apr 01, 2016 Jkt 238001 Burden: 350 × 240 minutes per application = 84,000 minutes/by 60 minutes per hour = 1400 hours. If additional information is required contact: Jerri Murray, Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, Justice Management Division, Policy and Planning Staff, Two Constitution Square, 145 N Street NE., 3E.405B, Washington, DC 20530. Dated: March 30, 2016. Jerri Murray, Department Clearance Officer for PRA, U.S. Department of Justice. [FR Doc. 2016–07607 Filed 4–1–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–18–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE [OMB Number 1121–0166] Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection eComments Requested; Report of Public Safety Officers Permanent and Total Disability Office of Justice Programs, Department of Justice. ACTION: 30-Day notice. AGENCY: The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice Assistance, will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. This proposed information collection was previously published in the Federal Register at 81 FR 1212 on January 11, 2016 allowing for a 60 day comment period. DATES: Comments are encouraged and will be accepted for an additional 30 days until May 4, 2016. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: If you have additional comments especially on the estimated public burden or associated response time, suggestions, or need a copy of the proposed information collection instrument with instructions or additional information, please contact Chris Casto by mail at Bureau of Justice Assistance, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice, 810 7th Street NW., Washington, DC 20531; or by email at Chris.Casto@usdoj.gov. Written comments and/or suggestions can also be directed to the Office of Management and Budget, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attention Department of Justice Desk Officer, Washington, DC 20503 or sent to OIRA_submissions@omb.eop.gov. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00130 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 19241 Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of the following four points: —Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; —Evaluate 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; —Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and/or —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, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Overview of This Information Collection 1. Type of Information Collection: Reinstatement with change of a previously approved collection 2. The Title of the Form/Collection: Report of Public Safety Officers Permanent and Total Disability 3. The agency form number: None. 4. Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary: Public safety officers who were permanently and totally disabled in the line of duty. Abstract: BJA’s Public Safety Officers’ Benefits (PSOB) Office will use the PSOB Disability Application information to confirm the eligibility of applicants to receive Public Safety Officers’ Disability Benefits. Eligibility is dependent on several factors, including public safety officer status, injury sustained in the line of duty, and the total and permanent nature of the line of duty injury. In addition, information to help the PSOB Office identify individuals is collected, such as Social Security numbers, telephone numbers, and email addresses. Changes to the application form have been made in an effort to streamline the application process and eliminate requests for information that are either irrelevant or already being collected by other means. Others: None. 5. An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time E:\FR\FM\04APN1.SGM 04APN1 19242 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 64 / Monday, April 4, 2016 / Notices estimated for an average respondent to respond: It is estimated that no more than 100 respondents will apply a year. Each application takes approximately 300 minutes to complete. 6. An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: Total Annual Reporting Burden: 100 × 300 minutes per application = 30,000 minutes/by 60 minutes per hour = 500 hours. If additional information is required contact: Jerri Murray, Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, Justice Management Division, Policy and Planning Staff, Two Constitution Square, 145 N Street NE., 3E.405B, Washington, DC 20530. Dated: March 30, 2016. Jerri Murray, Department Clearance Officer for PRA, U.S. Department of Justice. [FR Doc. 2016–07608 Filed 4–1–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–18–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE [OMB Number 1121–0321] Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection eComments Requested; National Institute of Justice Compliance Testing Program Office of Justice Programs, DOJ. 30-Day notice. AGENCY: ACTION: The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), National Institute of Justice (NIJ) will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. This proposed information collection was previously published in the Federal Register at 81 FR 2911, on January 19, 2016, allowing for a 60 day comment period. DATES: Comments are encouraged and will be accepted for an additional 30 days until May 4, 2016. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: If you have additional comments especially on the estimated public burden or associated response time, suggestions, or need a copy of the proposed information collection instrument with instructions or additional information, please contact Michael O’Shea (202) 305–7954, National Institure of Justice (NIJ), Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:03 Apr 01, 2016 Jkt 238001 Justice, 810 Seventh Street NW., Washington, DC 20531 or Jamie.phillips@justnet.org. Written comments and/or suggestions can also be directed to the Office of Management and Budget, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attention Department of Justice Desk Officer, Washington, DC 20503 or sent to OIRA_ submissions@omb.eop.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of the following four points: —Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; —Evaluate 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; —Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and/or —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, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. Overview of This Information Collection 1. Type of Information Collection: Revision of a currently approved collection. 2. The Title of the Form/Collection: National Institute of Justice Compliance Testing Program (NIJ CTP). This collection consists of eight forms: NIJ CTP Applicant Agreement; NIJ CTP Authorized Representatives Notification; NIJ CTP Body Armor Build Sheet; NIJ CTP Body Armor Agreement; NIJ CTP Manufacturing Location Notification; NIJ CTP Multiple Listee Notification; NIJ Approved Laboratory Application and Agreement; NIJ CTP Electronic Signature Agreement. 3. The agency form number: None. 4. Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary: Applicants to the NIJ Compliance Testing Program and Testing Laboratories. Other: None. The purpose of the voluntary NIJ Compliance Testing Program (CTP) is to PO 00000 Frm 00131 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 provide confidence that equipment used for criminal justice applications meets minimum published performance requirements. One type of equipment is ballistic body armor. Ballistic body armor designs that are determined to meet minimum requirements by NIJ and listed on the NIJ Compliant Products List are eligible for purchase with grant funding through the Ballistic Vest Partnership. 5. An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: Total of 80 respondents estimated. NIJ CTP Applicant Agreement: Estimated 80 respondents at 1 hour each; NIJ CTP Authorized Representatives Notification: Estimated 25 respondents at 15 minutes each; NIJ CTP Body Armor Build Sheet: Estimated 60 respondents (estimated 150 responses) at 1 hour each; NIJ CTP Body Armor Agreement: Estimated 60 respondents (estimated 150 responses) at 15 minutes each; NIJ CTP Manufacturing Location Notification: Estimated 60 respondents (estimated 100 responses) at 15 minutes each; NIJ CTP Multiple Listee Notification: Estimated 60 respondents at 15 minutes each; NIJ Approved Laboratory Application and Agreement: Estimated 5 respondents at 1 hour each; NIJ CTP Electronic Signature Agreement: Estimated 60 Respondents at 10 minutes each. 6. An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: The estimated total public burden associated with this information is 329 hours in the first year and 289 hours each subsequent year. If additional information is required contact: Jerri Murray, Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, Justice Management Division, Policy and Planning Staff, Two Constitution Square, 145 N Street NE., 3E.405B, Washington, DC 20530. Dated: March 30, 2016. Jerri Murray, Department Clearance Officer for PRA, U.S. Department of Justice. [FR Doc. 2016–07609 Filed 4–1–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–18–P E:\FR\FM\04APN1.SGM 04APN1

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[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 64 (Monday, April 4, 2016)]
[Notices]
[Pages 19241-19242]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2016-07608]


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DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

[OMB Number 1121-0166]


Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection 
eComments Requested; Report of Public Safety Officers Permanent and 
Total Disability

AGENCY: Office of Justice Programs, Department of Justice.

ACTION: 30-Day notice.

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SUMMARY:  The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs 
(OJP), Bureau of Justice Assistance, will be submitting the following 
information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget 
(OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995. This proposed information collection was 
previously published in the Federal Register at 81 FR 1212 on January 
11, 2016 allowing for a 60 day comment period.

DATES:  Comments are encouraged and will be accepted for an additional 
30 days until May 4, 2016.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: If you have additional comments 
especially on the estimated public burden or associated response time, 
suggestions, or need a copy of the proposed information collection 
instrument with instructions or additional information, please contact 
Chris Casto by mail at Bureau of Justice Assistance, Office of Justice 
Programs, U.S. Department of Justice, 810 7th Street NW., Washington, 
DC 20531; or by email at Chris.Casto@usdoj.gov. Written comments and/or 
suggestions can also be directed to the Office of Management and 
Budget, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attention 
Department of Justice Desk Officer, Washington, DC 20503 or sent to 
OIRA_submissions@omb.eop.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:  Written comments and suggestions from the 
public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of 
information are encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of 
the following four points:

--Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary 
for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including 
whether the information will have practical utility;
--Evaluate 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;
--Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be 
collected; and/or
--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, e.g., permitting electronic 
submission of responses.

Overview of This Information Collection

    1. Type of Information Collection: Reinstatement with change of a 
previously approved collection
    2. The Title of the Form/Collection: Report of Public Safety 
Officers Permanent and Total Disability
    3. The agency form number: None.
    4. Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as 
well as a brief abstract:
    Primary: Public safety officers who were permanently and totally 
disabled in the line of duty.
    Abstract: BJA's Public Safety Officers' Benefits (PSOB) Office will 
use the PSOB Disability Application information to confirm the 
eligibility of applicants to receive Public Safety Officers' Disability 
Benefits. Eligibility is dependent on several factors, including public 
safety officer status, injury sustained in the line of duty, and the 
total and permanent nature of the line of duty injury. In addition, 
information to help the PSOB Office identify individuals is collected, 
such as Social Security numbers, telephone numbers, and email 
addresses. Changes to the application form have been made in an effort 
to streamline the application process and eliminate requests for 
information that are either irrelevant or already being collected by 
other means.
    Others: None.
    5. An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of 
time

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estimated for an average respondent to respond: It is estimated that no 
more than 100 respondents will apply a year. Each application takes 
approximately 300 minutes to complete.
    6. An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated 
with the collection: An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) 
associated with the collection: Total Annual Reporting Burden: 100 x 
300 minutes per application = 30,000 minutes/by 60 minutes per hour = 
500 hours.
    If additional information is required contact: Jerri Murray, 
Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, 
Justice Management Division, Policy and Planning Staff, Two 
Constitution Square, 145 N Street NE., 3E.405B, Washington, DC 20530.

    Dated: March 30, 2016.
Jerri Murray,
Department Clearance Officer for PRA, U.S. Department of Justice.
[FR Doc. 2016-07608 Filed 4-1-16; 8:45 am]
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