Renewal of Approved Information Collection; OMB Control No. 1004-0132, 46954-46955 [2016-17020]

Download as PDF 46954 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 138 / Tuesday, July 19, 2016 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management Bureau of Land Management Bureau of Land Management [LLWY920000. 16XL5017AR. L57000000.RB0000] [LLWY920000. 16XL5017AR. L57000000.RB0000] [LWO30100.PQ0000 L13400000] Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Lease WYW160587, Wyoming Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Lease WYW178491, Wyoming AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior ACTION: AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior. Notice. Notice. ACTION: mstockstill on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: Anadarko E&P Onshore, LLC and WPX Energy Rocky Mountain, LLC have filed a petition for reinstatement of competitive oil and gas lease WYW160587, which is located in Campbell County, Wyoming. The petition was filed on time and consistent with the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920. The lessee has paid the required rentals accruing from the date of termination. No leases that affect these lands were issued before the petition was filed. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Chris Hite, Chief of Fluid Minerals Adjudication, Bureau of Land Management, Wyoming State Office, 5353 Yellowstone Road, Cheyenne, Wyoming, 82009; phone 307–775–6176; email chite@blm.gov. Persons who use a telecommunications device for the deaf may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1–800–877–8339 to contact Mr. Hite during normal business hours. The FIRS is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to leave a message or question with the above individual. You will receive a reply during normal business hours. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In connection with this lease reinstatement, the lessees agreed to the amended lease terms for rentals and royalties specified in the applicable regulations—$10 per acre, or fraction thereof, per year and 16 2⁄3 percent, respectively. The lessees also agreed to the amended lease stipulations described in the associated Reinstatement Certification. The lessees paid the required $500 administrative fee and the $159 cost for publishing this notice. The lessees met the requirements for reinstatement of the lease per Sec. 31(d) and (e) of the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920. The BLM proposes to reinstate the lease effective February 1, 2015, under the original terms and conditions of the lease and the increased rental and royalty rates cited above. Hilcorp Energy I, L.P. has filed a petition for reinstatement of competitive oil and gas lease WYW178491, which is located in Crook County, Wyoming. The petition was filed on time and consistent with the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920. The lessee has paid the required rentals accruing from the date of termination. No leases that affect these lands were issued before the petition was filed. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Chris Hite, Chief of Fluid Minerals Adjudication, Bureau of Land Management, Wyoming State Office, 5353 Yellowstone Road, Cheyenne, Wyoming, 82009; phone 307–775–6176; email chite@blm.gov. Persons who use a telecommunications device for the deaf may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1–800–877–8339 to contact Mr. Hite during normal business hours. The FIRS is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to leave a message or question with the above individual. You will receive a reply during normal business hours. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In connection with this lease reinstatement, the lessee agreed to the amended lease terms for rentals and royalties specified in the applicable regulations—$10 per acre, or fraction thereof, per year and 162⁄3 percent, respectively. The lessee also agreed to the amended lease stipulations described in the associated Reinstatement Certification. The lessee has paid the required $500 administrative fee and the $159 cost for publishing this notice. The lessee met the requirements for reinstatement of the lease under Sec. 31(d) and (e) of the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920. The BLM proposes to reinstate the lease effective January 1, 2013, pursuant to the applicable rental and royalty rate terms, as well as, any stipulation changes identified in the Reinstatement Certification. Chris Hite, Chief, Branch of Fluid Minerals Adjudication. Chris Hite, Chief, Branch of Fluid Minerals Adjudication. [FR Doc. 2016–17023 Filed 7–18–16; 8:45 am] [FR Doc. 2016–17021 Filed 7–18–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–22–P BILLING CODE 4310–22–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:39 Jul 18, 2016 Jkt 238001 SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00069 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Renewal of Approved Information Collection; OMB Control No. 1004– 0132 Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: 60-Day notice and request for comments. AGENCY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) invites public comments on, and plans to request approval to continue, the collection of information from those who wish to participate in the exploration, development, production, and utilization of geothermal resources on BLM-managed public lands, and on lands managed by other Federal agencies. The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has assigned control number 1004–0132 to this information collection. DATES: Please submit comments on the proposed information collection by September 19, 2016. ADDRESSES: Comments may be submitted by mail, fax, or electronic mail. Mail: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, 1849 C Street NW, Room 2134LM, Attention: Jean Sonneman, Washington, DC 20240. Fax: to Jean Sonneman at 202–245– 0050. Electronic mail: Jean_Sonneman@ blm.gov. Please indicate ‘‘Attn: 1004–0132’’ regardless of the form of your comments. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: John Kalish at 202–912–7312. Persons who use a telecommunication device for the deaf may call the Federal Information Relay Service at 1–800–877–8339, to leave a message for Mr. Kalish. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: OMB regulations at 5 CFR part 1320, which implement provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act, 44 U.S.C. 3501–3521, require that interested members of the public and affected agencies be given an opportunity to comment on information collection and recordkeeping activities (see 5 CFR 1320.8 (d) and 1320.12(a)). This notice identifies an information collection that the BLM plans to submit to OMB for approval. The Paperwork Reduction Act provides that an agency may not conduct or sponsor a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\19JYN1.SGM 19JYN1 46955 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 138 / Tuesday, July 19, 2016 / Notices Until OMB approves a collection of information, you are not obligated to respond. The BLM will request a 3-year term of approval for this information collection activity. Comments are invited on: (1) The need for the collection of information for the performance of the functions of the agency; (2) the accuracy of the agency’s burden estimates; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information collection; and (4) ways to minimize the information collection burden on respondents, such as use of automated means of collection of the information. A summary of the public comments will accompany our submission of the information collection requests to OMB. Before including your address, phone number, email address, or other personal identifying information in your comment, you should be aware that your entire comment—including your personal identifying information—may be made publicly available at any time. While you can ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. The following information pertains to this request: Title: Geothermal Resource Leases and Unit Agreements (43 CFR parts 3200 and 3280). OMB Control Number: 1004–0132. Summary: The BLM collects the information in order to decide whether or not to approve geothermal resource leases and unit agreements, process nominations for geothermal lease sales, and monitor compliance with granted approvals. Frequency of Collection: On occasion, except for the Monthly Report of Geothermal Operations (Form 3260–5), which is required monthly. Forms: • Form 3200–9, Notice of Intent to Conduct Geothermal Resource Exploration Operations; • Form 3203–1, Nomination of Lands for Competitive Geothermal Leasing; • Form 3260–2, Geothermal Drilling Permit; • Form 3260–3, Geothermal Sundry Notice; and • Form 3260–4; Geothermal Well Completion Report; and • Form 3260–5; Monthly Report of Geothermal Operations. Description of Respondents: Those who wish to participate in the exploration, development, production, and utilization of geothermal resources on BLM-managed by other Federal agencies. Estimated Annual Responses: 908. Estimated Annual Burden Hours: 5,404. Estimated Annual Non-Hour Costs: $77,110. The estimated burdens are itemized in the following table: Type of response Number of responses Hours per response Total hours (column B × column C) A B C D Lessee Qualifications, 43 CFR subpart 3202 ............................................................................................... Nomination of Lands for Competitive Leasing, 43 CFR subpart 3203, Form 3203–1 ................................. Noncompetitive Leasing Other than Direct Use Leases, 43 CFR subpart 3204 .......................................... Direct Use Leasing, 43 CFR subpart 3205 ................................................................................................... Lease Issuance, 43 CFR subpart 3206 ........................................................................................................ Lease Terms and Extensions, 43 CFR subpart 3207 ................................................................................... Lease Consolidation, 43 CFR subpart 3210 ................................................................................................. Lease Suspensions and Royalty Rate Reductions, 43 CFR subpart 3212 .................................................. Lease Relinquishment, Termination, and Cancellation, 43 CFR subpart 3213 ............................................ Lease Reinstatement, 43 CFR subpart 3213 ................................................................................................ Cooperative Agreement, 43 CFR subpart 3217 ............................................................................................ Notice of Intent to Conduct Geothermal Exploration Activities, 43 CFR subpart 3251, Form 3200–9 ........ Geothermal Sundry Notice, 43 CFR subpart 3252, Form 3260–3 ............................................................... Reports: Exploration Operations, 43 CFR subpart 3253 .............................................................................. Exploration Operations Relief and Appeals, 43 CFR subpart 3256 ............................................................. Geothermal Drilling Permit, 43 CFR subpart 3261, Form 3260–2 ............................................................... Geothermal Well Completion Report, 43 CFR subpart 3264, Form 3260–4 ................................................ Utilization Plans and Facility Construction Permits, 43 CFR subpart 3272 .................................................. Site License Application, 43 CFR subpart 3273 ........................................................................................... Relinquishment, Assignment, or Transfer of a Site License, 43 CFR subpart 3273 .................................... Commercial Use Permit, 43 CFR subpart 3274 ........................................................................................... Monthly Report of Geothermal Operations, 43 CFR subpart 3276, Form 3260–5 ...................................... Unit Agreement, 43 CFR subpart 3281 ......................................................................................................... Participating Area, 43 CFR subpart 3282 ..................................................................................................... Unit Agreement Modifications, 43 CFR subpart 3283 .................................................................................. 75 80 50 10 155 50 50 10 10 5 10 12 100 12 10 60 12 10 10 22 10 120 10 10 10 1 1 4 10 1 1 1 40 40 1 40 8 8 8 8 8 10 10 10 1 10 10 10 10 10 75 80 200 100 155 50 50 400 400 5 400 96 800 96 80 480 120 100 100 22 100 1200 100 100 100 Totals ...................................................................................................................................................... 913 .................. 5,409 Jean Sonneman, Bureau of Land Management, Information Collection Clearance Officer. mstockstill on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES [FR Doc. 2016–17020 Filed 7–18–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–84–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:39 Jul 18, 2016 Jkt 238001 PO 00000 Frm 00070 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 E:\FR\FM\19JYN1.SGM 19JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 138 (Tuesday, July 19, 2016)]
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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[LWO30100.PQ0000 L13400000]


Renewal of Approved Information Collection; OMB Control No. 1004-
0132

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: 60-Day notice and request for comments.

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SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act, the Bureau of 
Land Management (BLM) invites public comments on, and plans to request 
approval to continue, the collection of information from those who wish 
to participate in the exploration, development, production, and 
utilization of geothermal resources on BLM-managed public lands, and on 
lands managed by other Federal agencies. The Office of Management and 
Budget (OMB) has assigned control number 1004-0132 to this information 
collection.

DATES: Please submit comments on the proposed information collection by 
September 19, 2016.

ADDRESSES: Comments may be submitted by mail, fax, or electronic mail.
    Mail: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, 
1849 C Street NW, Room 2134LM, Attention: Jean Sonneman, Washington, DC 
20240.
    Fax: to Jean Sonneman at 202-245-0050.
    Electronic mail: Jean_Sonneman@blm.gov.
    Please indicate ``Attn: 1004-0132'' regardless of the form of your 
comments.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: John Kalish at 202-912-7312. Persons 
who use a telecommunication device for the deaf may call the Federal 
Information Relay Service at 1-800-877-8339, to leave a message for Mr. 
Kalish.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: OMB regulations at 5 CFR part 1320, which 
implement provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act, 44 U.S.C. 3501-
3521, require that interested members of the public and affected 
agencies be given an opportunity to comment on information collection 
and recordkeeping activities (see 5 CFR 1320.8 (d) and 1320.12(a)). 
This notice identifies an information collection that the BLM plans to 
submit to OMB for approval. The Paperwork Reduction Act provides that 
an agency may not conduct or sponsor a collection of information unless 
it displays a currently valid OMB control number.

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Until OMB approves a collection of information, you are not obligated 
to respond.
    The BLM will request a 3-year term of approval for this information 
collection activity. Comments are invited on: (1) The need for the 
collection of information for the performance of the functions of the 
agency; (2) the accuracy of the agency's burden estimates; (3) ways to 
enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information collection; 
and (4) ways to minimize the information collection burden on 
respondents, such as use of automated means of collection of the 
information. A summary of the public comments will accompany our 
submission of the information collection requests to OMB.
    Before including your address, phone number, email address, or 
other personal identifying information in your comment, you should be 
aware that your entire comment--including your personal identifying 
information--may be made publicly available at any time. While you can 
ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying 
information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be 
able to do so.
    The following information pertains to this request:
    Title: Geothermal Resource Leases and Unit Agreements (43 CFR parts 
3200 and 3280).
    OMB Control Number: 1004-0132.
    Summary: The BLM collects the information in order to decide 
whether or not to approve geothermal resource leases and unit 
agreements, process nominations for geothermal lease sales, and monitor 
compliance with granted approvals.
    Frequency of Collection: On occasion, except for the Monthly Report 
of Geothermal Operations (Form 3260-5), which is required monthly.
    Forms:
     Form 3200-9, Notice of Intent to Conduct Geothermal 
Resource Exploration Operations;
     Form 3203-1, Nomination of Lands for Competitive 
Geothermal Leasing;
     Form 3260-2, Geothermal Drilling Permit;
     Form 3260-3, Geothermal Sundry Notice; and
     Form 3260-4; Geothermal Well Completion Report; and
     Form 3260-5; Monthly Report of Geothermal Operations.
    Description of Respondents: Those who wish to participate in the 
exploration, development, production, and utilization of geothermal 
resources on BLM-managed by other Federal agencies.
    Estimated Annual Responses: 908.
    Estimated Annual Burden Hours: 5,404.
    Estimated Annual Non-Hour Costs: $77,110.
    The estimated burdens are itemized in the following table:

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                                                                 Total
                                                                 hours
          Type of response             Number of   Hours per   (column B
                                       responses   response    x column
                                                                  C)
A                                              B           C           D
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Lessee Qualifications, 43 CFR                 75           1          75
 subpart 3202.......................
Nomination of Lands for Competitive           80           1          80
 Leasing, 43 CFR subpart 3203, Form
 3203-1.............................
Noncompetitive Leasing Other than             50           4         200
 Direct Use Leases, 43 CFR subpart
 3204...............................
Direct Use Leasing, 43 CFR subpart            10          10         100
 3205...............................
Lease Issuance, 43 CFR subpart 3206.         155           1         155
Lease Terms and Extensions, 43 CFR            50           1          50
 subpart 3207.......................
Lease Consolidation, 43 CFR subpart           50           1          50
 3210...............................
Lease Suspensions and Royalty Rate            10          40         400
 Reductions, 43 CFR subpart 3212....
Lease Relinquishment, Termination,            10          40         400
 and Cancellation, 43 CFR subpart
 3213...............................
Lease Reinstatement, 43 CFR subpart            5           1           5
 3213...............................
Cooperative Agreement, 43 CFR                 10          40         400
 subpart 3217.......................
Notice of Intent to Conduct                   12           8          96
 Geothermal Exploration Activities,
 43 CFR subpart 3251, Form 3200-9...
Geothermal Sundry Notice, 43 CFR             100           8         800
 subpart 3252, Form 3260-3..........
Reports: Exploration Operations, 43           12           8          96
 CFR subpart 3253...................
Exploration Operations Relief and             10           8          80
 Appeals, 43 CFR subpart 3256.......
Geothermal Drilling Permit, 43 CFR            60           8         480
 subpart 3261, Form 3260-2..........
Geothermal Well Completion Report,            12          10         120
 43 CFR subpart 3264, Form 3260-4...
Utilization Plans and Facility                10          10         100
 Construction Permits, 43 CFR
 subpart 3272.......................
Site License Application, 43 CFR              10          10         100
 subpart 3273.......................
Relinquishment, Assignment, or                22           1          22
 Transfer of a Site License, 43 CFR
 subpart 3273.......................
Commercial Use Permit, 43 CFR                 10          10         100
 subpart 3274.......................
Monthly Report of Geothermal                 120          10        1200
 Operations, 43 CFR subpart 3276,
 Form 3260-5........................
Unit Agreement, 43 CFR subpart 3281.          10          10         100
Participating Area, 43 CFR subpart            10          10         100
 3282...............................
Unit Agreement Modifications, 43 CFR          10          10         100
 subpart 3283.......................
                                     -----------------------------------
    Totals..........................         913  ..........       5,409
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Jean Sonneman,
Bureau of Land Management, Information Collection Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 2016-17020 Filed 7-18-16; 8:45 am]
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