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Download as PDF 26834 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 86 / Wednesday, May 4, 2016 / Notices Streets NW. For security purposes meeting participants must: 1. Present a valid photo ID to receive a visitor badge. 2. Know the name of the event being attended: The meeting event is the Advisory Committee on Veterans’ Employment, Training and Employer Outreach (ACVETEO). 3. Visitor badges are issued by the security officer at the Visitor Entrance located at 3rd and C Streets NW. When receiving a visitor badge, the security officer will retain the visitor’s photo ID until the visitor badge is returned to the security desk. 4. Laptops and other electronic devices may be inspected and logged for identification purposes. 5. Due to limited parking options, Metro’s Judiciary Square station is the easiest way to access the Frances Perkins Building. Notice of Intent To Attend the Meeting: All meeting participants are being asked to submit a notice of intent to attend by Friday, May 13, 2016, via email to Mr. Gregory Green at green.gregory.b@dol.gov, subject line ‘‘June 2016 ACVETEO Meeting.’’ FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Gregory Green, Assistant Designated Federal Official for the ACVETEO, (202) 693–4734. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The ACVETEO is a Congressionally mandated advisory committee authorized under Title 38, U.S. Code, Section 4110 and subject to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. 2, as amended. 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The ACVETEO meets at least quarterly. asabaliauskas on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Agenda 9:00 a.m. Welcome and remarks, Michael Michaud, Assistant Secretary for Veterans Employment and Training Service 9:15 a.m. Administrative Business, Mika Cross, Designated Federal Official 9:30 a.m. Briefing on Ethics while serving as a Special Government VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:44 May 03, 2016 Jkt 238001 Employee on a Federal Advisory Committee, Robert Sadler, Counsel for Ethics 10:30 a.m. Briefing of Fiscal Year 2015 Annual Report, Mika Cross, Designated Federal Official 11:00 p.m. Briefing on DOL/VETS Priorities, Teresa Gerton, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Veterans; Employment and Training Service 12:00 p.m. Lunch 1:00 p.m. Briefing on Veterans Employment and Training Service FY 2016 Strategic Outreach Plan, Mika Cross, Designated Federal Official 2:00 p.m. Break 2:15 p.m. Discussion on DOL/VETS Priorities, ACVETEO Chairman 2:45 p.m. Subcommittee Discussion/ Assignments, Mika Cross, Designated Federal Official 3:30 p.m. Public Forum, Mika Cross, Designated Federal Official 4:00 p.m. Adjourn Signed in Washington, DC, this 26th day of April 2016. Teresa W. Gerton, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Policy, Veterans’ Employment and Training Service. [FR Doc. 2016–10363 Filed 5–3–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–79–P NATIONAL ARCHIVES AND RECORDS ADMINISTRATION [NARA–2016–030] Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: NARA gives public notice that it has submitted to OMB for approval the information collection described in this notice. We invite you to comment on the proposed information collection pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. DATES: OMB must receive written comments at the address below on or before June 3, 2016. ADDRESSES: Send comments to Mr. Nicholas A. Fraser, Desk Officer for NARA by mail to Office of Management and Budget; New Executive Office Building; Washington, DC 20503; by fax to 202–395–5167; or by email to Nicholas_A._Fraser@omb.eop.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Direct requests for additional information or copies of the proposed information collection and supporting SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00062 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 statement to Tamee Fechhelm by phone at 301–837–1694 or by fax at 301–713– 7409. Pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13), NARA invites the public and other Federal agencies to comment on proposed information collections. We published a notice of proposed collection for this information collection on June 9, 2015 (80 FR 32615 and 32616); we received no comments. NARA has therefore submitted the described information collection to OMB for approval. In response to this notice, comments and suggestions should address one or more of the following points: (a) Whether the proposed information collection is necessary for NARA to properly perform its functions; (b) NARA’s estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection and its accuracy; (c) ways NARA could enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information it collects; (d) ways NARA could minimize the burden on respondents of collecting the information, including the through information technology; and (e) whether the collection affects small businesses. In this notice, NARA solicits comments concerning the following information collection: Title: Identification Card Request. OMB number: 3095–0057. Agency form number: NA Form 6006. Type of review: Regular. Affected public: Individuals or households, Business or other for-profit, Federal government. Estimated number of respondents: 1,500. Estimated time per response: 3 minutes. Frequency of response: On occasion. Estimated total annual burden hours: 75 hours. Abstract: The collection of information is necessary comply with HSPD–12 requirements. Use of the form is authorized by 44 U.S.C 2104. At the NARA College Park facility, individuals receive a proximity card with the identification badge that is electronically coded to permit access to secure zones, ranging from a general nominal level to stricter access levels for classified records zones. The proximity card system is part of the security management system that meets the accreditation standards of the Government intelligence agencies for storage of classified information and serves to comply with E.O. 12958. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\04MYN1.SGM 04MYN1 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 86 / Wednesday, May 4, 2016 / Notices Dated: April 14, 2016. Swarnali Haldar, Executive for Information Services/CIO. [FR Doc. 2016–10470 Filed 5–3–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7515–01–P NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION National Science Board Sunshine Act Meetings The National Science Board’s Elections Committee, pursuant to NSF regulations (45 CFR part 614), the National Science Foundation Act, as amended (42 U.S.C. 1862n–5), and the Government in the Sunshine Act (5 U.S.C. 552b), hereby gives notice in regard to the scheduling of a meeting for the transaction of National Science Board business, as follows: TIME AND DATE: Friday, April 29, at 2 p.m. EDT. PLACE: This meeting will be held by teleconference originating at the National Science Board Office, National Science Foundation, 4201 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, VA 22230. STATUS: Closed. MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: Election Committee Chair’s opening remarks; approval of minutes of the closed February 2016 meeting; confirmation of slate of nominations; and discussion of next steps and Chair’s closing remarks. CONTACT PERSON FOR MORE INFORMATION: Please refer to the National Science Board Web site (www.nsf.gov/nsb) for information or schedule updates, or contact: Ron Campbell (jrcampbe@ nsf.gov), National Science Foundation, 4201 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, VA 22230. Ann Bushmiller, NSB Senior Legal Counsel. [FR Doc. 2016–10478 Filed 5–2–16; 11:15 am] BILLING CODE 7555–01–P NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION Agency Information Collection Activities: Comment Request National Science Foundation. Submission for OMB review; comment request. AGENCY: asabaliauskas on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES ACTION: The National Science Foundation (NSF) is requesting renewal of the Generic Clearance of the National Center for Science & Engineering Statistics’ Survey Improvement Projects (3145–0174), and has submitted an information collection requirement to OMB for review and clearance. In accordance with the requirement of SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:44 May 03, 2016 Jkt 238001 section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13), this is the second notice for public comment; the first was published in the Federal Register at 81 FR 7833; no comments were received. NSF is forwarding the proposed renewal submission to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for clearance simultaneously with the publication of this second notice. The full submission may be found at http://www.reginfo.gov/ public/do/PRAMain. Comments: Comments are invited on (a) whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the NSF, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the NSF’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, use, and clarity of the information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology; and (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. DATES: Comments regarding this information collection are best assured of having their full effect if received within 30 days of this notification. Comments received after that date will be considered to the extent practicable. FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION OR COMMENTS: Contact Suzanne H. Plimpton, Reports Clearance Officer, National Science Foundation, 4201 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 1265, Arlington, Virginia 22230; telephone (703) 292–7556; or send email to splimpto@nsf.gov. Individuals who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1–800–877–8339, which is accessible 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year (including federal holidays). You also may obtain a copy of the data collection instrument and instructions from Ms. Plimpton. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title of Collection: Generic Clearance of the National Center for Science & Engineering Statistics Improvement Projects. OMB Control Number: 3145–0174. Type of Request: Intent to seek approval to extend an information collection for three years. Abstract. Established within the National Science Foundation by the PO 00000 Frm 00063 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 26835 America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2010 § 505, codified in the National Science Foundation Act of 1950, as amended, the National Center for Science & Engineering Statistics (NCSES) serves as a central Federal clearinghouse for the collection, interpretation, analysis, and dissemination of objective data on science, engineering, technology, research and development for use by practitioners, researchers, policymakers, and the public. NCSES conducts about a dozen nationally representative surveys to obtain the data for these purposes. The Generic Clearance will be used to ensure that the highest quality data are obtained from these surveys. State of the art methodology will be used to develop, evaluate, and test questionnaires and survey concepts as well as to improve survey methodology. This may include field or pilot tests of questions for future large scale surveys, as needed. The Generic Clearance will also be used to test and evaluate data dissemination tools and methods, in an effort to improve access for data users. Use of the Information. The purpose of these studies is to use the latest and most appropriate methodology to improve NCSES surveys, evaluate new data collection efforts, and evaluate data dissemination tools and mechanisms. Methodological findings may be presented externally in technical papers at conferences, published in the proceedings of conferences, or in journals. Improved NCSES surveys, data collections, and data dissemination will help policymakers in decisions on research and development funding, graduate education, and the scientific and technical workforce, as well as contributing to reduced survey costs. Expected Respondents. The respondents will be from industry, academia, nonprofit organizations, members of the public, and State, local, and Federal governments. Respondents will be either individuals or institutions, depending on the topic under investigation. Qualitative procedures will generally be conducted in person, online (using Skype, Webex, or other conferencing tools), or over the phone. Quantitative procedures may be conducted using mail, web, email, or phone modes, depending on the topic under investigation. Up to 8,680 respondents will be contacted across all projects. No respondent will be contacted more than twice in one year under this generic clearance. Every effort will be made to use technology to limit the burden on respondents from small entitites. Both qualitative and quantitative methods will be used to improve E:\FR\FM\04MYN1.SGM 04MYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 86 (Wednesday, May 4, 2016)]
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NATIONAL ARCHIVES AND RECORDS ADMINISTRATION

[NARA-2016-030]


Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB 
Review; Comment Request

AGENCY: National Archives and Records Administration (NARA).

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: NARA gives public notice that it has submitted to OMB for 
approval the information collection described in this notice. We invite 
you to comment on the proposed information collection pursuant to the 
Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.

DATES: OMB must receive written comments at the address below on or 
before June 3, 2016.

ADDRESSES: Send comments to Mr. Nicholas A. Fraser, Desk Officer for 
NARA by mail to Office of Management and Budget; New Executive Office 
Building; Washington, DC 20503; by fax to 202-395-5167; or by email to 
Nicholas_A._Fraser@omb.eop.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Direct requests for additional 
information or copies of the proposed information collection and 
supporting statement to Tamee Fechhelm by phone at 301-837-1694 or by 
fax at 301-713-7409.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 
1995 (Pub. L. 104-13), NARA invites the public and other Federal 
agencies to comment on proposed information collections. We published a 
notice of proposed collection for this information collection on June 
9, 2015 (80 FR 32615 and 32616); we received no comments. NARA has 
therefore submitted the described information collection to OMB for 
approval.
    In response to this notice, comments and suggestions should address 
one or more of the following points: (a) Whether the proposed 
information collection is necessary for NARA to properly perform its 
functions; (b) NARA's estimate of the burden of the proposed 
information collection and its accuracy; (c) ways NARA could enhance 
the quality, utility, and clarity of the information it collects; (d) 
ways NARA could minimize the burden on respondents of collecting the 
information, including the through information technology; and (e) 
whether the collection affects small businesses. In this notice, NARA 
solicits comments concerning the following information collection:
    Title: Identification Card Request.
    OMB number: 3095-0057.
    Agency form number: NA Form 6006.
    Type of review: Regular.
    Affected public: Individuals or households, Business or other for-
profit, Federal government.
    Estimated number of respondents: 1,500.
    Estimated time per response: 3 minutes.
    Frequency of response: On occasion.
    Estimated total annual burden hours: 75 hours.
    Abstract: The collection of information is necessary comply with 
HSPD-12 requirements. Use of the form is authorized by 44 U.S.C 2104. 
At the NARA College Park facility, individuals receive a proximity card 
with the identification badge that is electronically coded to permit 
access to secure zones, ranging from a general nominal level to 
stricter access levels for classified records zones. The proximity card 
system is part of the security management system that meets the 
accreditation standards of the Government intelligence agencies for 
storage of classified information and serves to comply with E.O. 12958.


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    Dated: April 14, 2016.
Swarnali Haldar,
Executive for Information Services/CIO.
[FR Doc. 2016-10470 Filed 5-3-16; 8:45 am]
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