Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Federal Credit Union Bylaws, 45544 [2016-16654]

Download as PDF 45544 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 135 / Thursday, July 14, 2016 / Notices NATIONAL CREDIT UNION ADMINISTRATION Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Federal Credit Union Bylaws National Credit Union Administration (NCUA). ACTION: Notice and request for comment. AGENCY: NCUA, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on an extension of a previously approved collection, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13, 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35). DATES: Written comments should be received on or before September 12, 2016 to be assured consideration. ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit written comments on the information collection to Dawn Wolfgang, National Credit Union Administration, 1775 Duke Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; Fax No. 703–519–8579; or Email at PRAComments@NCUA.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information should be directed to the address above. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: OMB Number: 3133–0052. Title: Federal Credit Union Bylaws. Abstract: Section 108 of the Federal Credit Union (FCU) Act (12 U.S.C. 1758) requires the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) Board to prepare bylaws before an FCU’s charter is complete. The form bylaws are established to simplify the organization of a FCU and establish uniformity regarding FCU operations and member rights. The NCUA Board adopted the Bylaws and incorporated them into NCUA’s regulations at 12 CFR 701.2 and as Appendix A to Part 701, in 2007. The bylaws address a broad range of matters concerning: An FCU’s organization and governance; the FCU’s relationship to members; and the procedures and rules an FCU follows. The NCUA uses the information both to regulate FCUs to protect consumers and monitor their safety and soundness to protect the National Credit Union Share Insurance Fund. Type of Review: Extension of a previously approved collection. Affected Public: Private Sector: Notfor-profit institutions. Estimated No. of Respondents/ Recordkeepers: 3,721 Federal Credit Unions. asabaliauskas on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:33 Jul 13, 2016 Jkt 238001 Estimated Annual Frequency: 337. Estimated Annual No. of Responses: 1,255,046. Estimated Burden Hours per Response: 0.35. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 436,614. Adjustment are being made to reflect the continuing decline in the number of FCUs and also an increase in the burden associated with the recordkeeping required due to the complexity of credit union operations and the corresponding committee minutes required to document such operations. Request for Comments: Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and included in the request for Office of Management and Budget approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. The public is invited to submit comments concerning: (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the function of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of the information on the respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. By Gerard Poliquin, Secretary of the Board, the National Credit Union Administration, on July 11, 2016. Dated: July 11, 2016. Dawn D. Wolfgang, NCUA PRA Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2016–16654 Filed 7–13–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7535–01–P POSTAL REGULATORY COMMISSION [Docket Nos. CP2015–114; MC2016–164 and CP2016–238; MC2016–165 and CP2016–239; MC2016–166 and CP2016–240; MC2016–167 and CP2016–241] New Postal Products Postal Regulatory Commission. Notice. AGENCY: ACTION: The Commission is noticing recent Postal Service filings for the Commission’s consideration concerning negotiated service agreements. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00096 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Comments are due: July 18, 2016 (Comment due date applies to all Docket Nos. listed above). ADDRESSES: Submit comments electronically via the Commission’s Filing Online system at http:// www.prc.gov. Those who cannot submit comments electronically should contact the person identified in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section by telephone for advice on filing alternatives. DATES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: David A. Trissell, General Counsel, at 202–789–6820. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Table of Contents I. Introduction II. Docketed Proceeding(s) I. Introduction The Commission gives notice that the Postal Service filed request(s) for the Commission to consider matters related to negotiated service agreement(s). The request(s) may propose the addition or removal of a negotiated service agreement from the market dominant or the competitive product list, or the modification of an existing product currently appearing on the market dominant or the competitive product list. Section II identifies the docket number(s) associated with each Postal Service request, the title of each Postal Service request, the request’s acceptance date, and the authority cited by the Postal Service for each request. For each request, the Commission appoints an officer of the Commission to represent the interests of the general public in the proceeding, pursuant to 39 U.S.C. 505 (Public Representative). Section II also establishes comment deadline(s) pertaining to each request. The public portions of the Postal Service’s request(s) can be accessed via the Commission’s Web site (http://www.prc.gov). Non-public portions of the Postal Service’s request(s), if any, can be accessed through compliance with the requirements of 39 CFR 3007.40. The Commission invites comments on whether the Postal Service’s request(s) in the captioned docket(s) are consistent with the policies of title 39. For request(s) that the Postal Service states concern market dominant product(s), applicable statutory and regulatory requirements include 39 U.S.C. 3622, 39 U.S.C. 3642, 39 CFR part 3010, and 39 CFR part 3020, subpart B. For request(s) that the Postal Service states concern competitive product(s), applicable statutory and regulatory requirements E:\FR\FM\14JYN1.SGM 14JYN1

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NATIONAL CREDIT UNION ADMINISTRATION


Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; 
Comment Request; Federal Credit Union Bylaws

AGENCY: National Credit Union Administration (NCUA).

ACTION: Notice and request for comment.

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SUMMARY: NCUA, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and 
respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal 
agencies to comment on an extension of a previously approved 
collection, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 
104-13, 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35).

DATES: Written comments should be received on or before September 12, 
2016 to be assured consideration.

ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit written comments on 
the information collection to Dawn Wolfgang, National Credit Union 
Administration, 1775 Duke Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; Fax No. 
703-519-8579; or Email at PRAComments@NCUA.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information 
should be directed to the address above.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    OMB Number: 3133-0052.
    Title: Federal Credit Union Bylaws.
    Abstract: Section 108 of the Federal Credit Union (FCU) Act (12 
U.S.C. 1758) requires the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) 
Board to prepare bylaws before an FCU's charter is complete. The form 
bylaws are established to simplify the organization of a FCU and 
establish uniformity regarding FCU operations and member rights. The 
NCUA Board adopted the Bylaws and incorporated them into NCUA's 
regulations at 12 CFR 701.2 and as Appendix A to Part 701, in 2007. The 
bylaws address a broad range of matters concerning: An FCU's 
organization and governance; the FCU's relationship to members; and the 
procedures and rules an FCU follows. The NCUA uses the information both 
to regulate FCUs to protect consumers and monitor their safety and 
soundness to protect the National Credit Union Share Insurance Fund.
    Type of Review: Extension of a previously approved collection.
    Affected Public: Private Sector: Not-for-profit institutions.
    Estimated No. of Respondents/Recordkeepers: 3,721 Federal Credit 
Unions.
    Estimated Annual Frequency: 337.
    Estimated Annual No. of Responses: 1,255,046.
    Estimated Burden Hours per Response: 0.35.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 436,614.
    Adjustment are being made to reflect the continuing decline in the 
number of FCUs and also an increase in the burden associated with the 
recordkeeping required due to the complexity of credit union operations 
and the corresponding committee minutes required to document such 
operations.
    Request for Comments: Comments submitted in response to this notice 
will be summarized and included in the request for Office of Management 
and Budget approval. All comments will become a matter of public 
record. The public is invited to submit comments concerning: (a) 
Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper 
performance of the function of the agency, including whether the 
information will have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the 
agency's estimate of the burden of the collection of information, 
including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (c) 
ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to 
be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of 
the information on the respondents, including the use of automated 
collection techniques or other forms of information technology.
    By Gerard Poliquin, Secretary of the Board, the National Credit 
Union Administration, on July 11, 2016.

    Dated: July 11, 2016.
Dawn D. Wolfgang,
NCUA PRA Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 2016-16654 Filed 7-13-16; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 7535-01-P