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Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 167 / Monday, August 29, 2016 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Defense Acquisition Regulations System [OMB Control Number 0704–0332; Docket Number DARS–2016–0024] Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request ACTION: Notice. The Defense Acquisition Regulations System has submitted to OMB for clearance, the following proposal for collection of information under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. chapter 35). DATES: Consideration will be given to all comments received by September 28, 2016. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title and OMB Number: Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) Appendix I, DoD Pilot Mentor-Protege Program; OMB Control Number 0704–0332. Type of Request: Revision. Number of Respondents: 122. Responses per Respondent: Approximately 2. Annual Responses: 240. Average Burden per Response: Approximately 1 hour. Annual Burden Hours: 240. Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit and not-for profit institutions. Frequency: On occasion. Needs and Uses: DoD needs this information to ensure that participants in the Mentor-Protege Program (‘‘the Program’’) are fulfilling their obligations under the mentor-protege agreements and that the Government is receiving value for the benefits it provides through the Program. DoD uses the information as source data for reports to Congress required by section 811(d) of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2000 (Pub. L. 106–65). Participation in the Program is voluntary. Respondent’s Obligation: a. DFARS Appendix I, section I– 112.2(a)–(d), requires mentor firms to report on the progress made under active mentor-protege agreements semiannually for the periods ending March 31 and September 30. The September 30 report must address the entire fiscal year. Reports must include the following: 1. Data on performance under the mentor-protege agreement, including dollars obligated, expenditures, subcontracts awarded to the protege firm, developmental assistance provided, impact and progress of the agreement. jstallworth on DSK7TPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 15:27 Aug 26, 2016 Jkt 238001 2. A copy of the Individual Subcontracting Report (ISR) or SF 294 and Summary Subcontracting Report (SSR) for each contract where developmental assistance was credited to subcontracting goals. b. DFARS Appendix I, section I– 112.2(e), requires protege firms to submit reports on an annual basis. Reports must include progress made by the protege firm in employment, revenues, and participation in DoD contracts during each fiscal year of the Program participation term and each of the two fiscal years following the expiration of the Program participation term. During the Program participation term, the protege firms may provide this data to the mentor firm for inclusion in the mentor report required by I–112(a)– (d) for the period ending September 30. OMB Desk Officer: Ms. Jasmeet Seehra. Written comments and recommendations on the proposed information collection should be sent to Ms. Seehra at the Office of Management and Budget, Desk Officer for DoD, Room 10236, New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503. You may also submit comments, identified by docket number and title, by the following method: Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. Instructions: All submissions received must include the agency name, docket number, and title for the Federal Register document. The general policy for comments and other public submissions from members of the public is to make these submissions available for public viewing on the internet at http://www.regulations.gov as they are received without change, including any personal identifiers or contact information provided. To confirm receipt of your comment(s), please check http://www.regulations.gov approximately two to three days after submission to verify posting (except allow 30 days for posting of comments submitted by mail). DoD Clearance Officer: Mr. Frederick C. Licari. Written requests for copies of the information collection proposal should be sent to Mr. Licari at: Publication Collections Program, WHS/ESD Information Management Division, 4800 Mark Center Drive, 2nd Floor, East PO 00000 Frm 00024 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 59201 Tower, Suite 02G09, Alexandria, VA 22350–3100. Jennifer L. Hawes, Editor, Defense Acquisition Regulations System. [FR Doc. 2016–20636 Filed 8–26–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Defense Acquisition Regulations System [OMB Control Number 0704–0369; Docket Number DARS–2016–0025] Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request ACTION: Notice. The Defense Acquisition Regulations System has submitted to OMB for clearance, the following proposal for collection of information under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. chapter 35). DATES: Consideration will be given to all comments received by September 28, 2016. SUMMARY: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title and OMB Number: Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) Subpart 227.71, Rights in Technical Data, and Subpart 227.72, Rights in Computer Software and Computer Software Documentation, and related provisions and clauses of the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS); OMB Control Number 0704–0369. Type of Request: Revision. Number of Respondents: 75,250. Responses per Respondent: Approximately 13. Annual Responses: 959,602. Average Burden per Response: Approximately 1 hour. Annual Response Burden Hours: 904,574 hours. Total Annual Burden Hours: 995,174 hours. Annual Recordkeeping Burden Hours: 90,600 hours. Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit and not-for profit institutions. Frequency: On occasion. Needs and Uses: DFARS Subparts 227.71 and 227.72 prescribe the use of solicitation provisions and contract clauses containing information collection requirements that are associated with rights in technical data and computer software. DoD needs this information to implement 10 U.S.C. 2320, Rights in technical data, and 10 U.S.C. 2321, Validation of proprietary data restrictions. DoD uses the E:\FR\FM\29AUN1.SGM 29AUN1 jstallworth on DSK7TPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 59202 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 167 / Monday, August 29, 2016 / Notices information to recognize and protect contractor rights in technical data and computer software that are associated with privately funded developments; and to ensure that technical data delivered under a contract are complete and accurate and satisfy contract requirements. Respondent’s Obligation: a. Identification and assertion of use, release, or disclosure restrictions prior to delivery. DFARS provision 252.227– 7017, Identification and Assertion of Use, Release, or Disclosure Restrictions, is used in all noncommercial solicitations that include either DFARS clauses 252.227–7013, Rights in Technical Data—Noncommercial Items; 252.227–7014, Rights in Noncommercial Computer Software and Noncommercial Computer Software Documentation; and 252.227–7018, Rights in Noncommercial Technical Data and Computer Software—Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program, to require offerors to identify and assert, in their offer, technical data or computer software to be delivered with other than unlimited rights in their offer. b. Post-award notices of use, release, or disclosure restriction and marking. DFARS clauses 252.227–7013, Rights in Technical Data—Noncommercial Items; 252.227–7014, Rights in Noncommercial Computer Software and Noncommercial Computer Software Documentation; and 252.227–7018, Rights in Noncommercial Technical Data and Computer Software—Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program, require contractors to both identify and mark technical data or software that must be protected from unauthorized release or disclosure. c. Justification for any asserted restriction. DFARS 252.227–7019, Validation of Asserted Restrictions— Computer Software, and 252.227–7037, Validation of Restrictive Markings on Technical Data, require contractors and subcontractors to maintain adequate records to justify the validity of any markings that assert restrictions on the Government’s rights to use, modify, reproduce, perform, display, release or disclose delivered or required to be delivered. d. Use and non-disclosure agreement. DFARS 227.7103–7, Use and nondisclosure agreement, requires intended recipients of technical data or computer software delivered to the Government with restrictions on use, modification, reproduction, release, performance, display, or disclosure, to sign the use and non-disclosure agreement at 227.7103–7(c) prior to release or disclosure of the data, unless the recipient is a Government contractor VerDate Sep<11>2014 15:27 Aug 26, 2016 Jkt 238001 that requires access to a third parties data or software for the performance of a Government contract that contains the clause at 252.227–7025, Limitations on Use or Disclosure of GovernmentFurnished Information Marked with Restrictive Legends. e. Limitations on use or disclosure. DFARS 252.227–7025, Limitations on the Use or Disclosure of GovernmentFurnished Information Marked with Restrictive Legends, requires contractors and subcontractors at any tier that obtain data from the Government to which the Government has only limited rights, restricted rights, or SBIR rights legends to submit a ‘‘Use and Disclosure’’ agreement. f. Identification of previously delivered technical data or computer software. DFARS 252.227–7028, Technical Data or Computer Software Previously Delivered to the Government, requires offerors to identify any technical data or computer software that it intends to deliver that are identical or substantially similar to technical data or computer software that the offeror has produced for, delivered to or is obligated to deliver to the Government. OMB Desk Officer: Ms. Jasmeet Seehra. Written comments and recommendations on the proposed information collection should be sent to Ms. Seehra at the Office of Management and Budget, Desk Officer for DoD, Room 10236, New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503. You may also submit comments, identified by docket number and title, by the following method: Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. Instructions: All submissions received must include the agency name, docket number, and title for the Federal Register document. The general policy for comments and other public submissions from members of the public is to make these submissions available for public viewing on the internet at http://www.regulations.gov as they are received without change, including any personal identifiers or contact information provided. To confirm receipt of your comment(s), please check http://www.regulations.gov approximately two to three days after submission to verify posting (except allow 30 days for posting of comments submitted by mail). DoD Clearance Officer: Mr. Frederick C. Licari. Written requests for copies of the information collection proposal should be sent to Mr. Licari at: Publication PO 00000 Frm 00025 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Collections Program, WHS/ESD Information Management Division, 4800 Mark Center Drive, 2nd Floor, East Tower, Suite 02G09, Alexandria, VA 22350–3100. Jennifer L. Hawes, Editor, Defense Acquisition Regulations System. [FR Doc. 2016–20637 Filed 8–26–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION Notice Inviting Publishers To Submit Tests for a Determination of Suitability for Use in the National Reporting System for Adult Education Office of Career, Technical, and Adult Education, Department of Education. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Secretary of Education (1) invites publishers to submit tests for review and approval for use in the National Reporting System for Adult Education (NRS); and (2) announces the date by which publishers must submit these tests. DATES: Deadlines for transmittal of applications: October 1, 2016 and April 1, 2017. ADDRESSES: Submit your application by mail (through the U.S. Postal Service or a commercial carrier) or deliver your application by hand or by courier service to: NRS Assessment Review, c/o American Institutes for Research, 1000 Thomas Jefferson Street NW., Washington, DC 20007. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: John LeMaster, U.S. Department of Education, 400 Maryland Avenue SW., Room 11152, Potomac Center Plaza, Washington, DC 20202–7240. Telephone: (202) 245–6218 or by email: John.LeMaster@ed.gov. If you use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) or a text telephone (TTY), call the Federal Relay Service (FRS), toll free, at 1–800–877– 8339. SUMMARY: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Department’s regulations for Measuring Educational Gain in the National Reporting System for Adult Education, 34 CFR part 462 (NRS regulations), include the procedures for determining the suitability of tests for use in the NRS. Criteria the Secretary Uses: In order for the Secretary to consider a test suitable for use in the NRS, the test must meet the criteria and requirements established in 34 CFR 462.13. E:\FR\FM\29AUN1.SGM 29AUN1

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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Defense Acquisition Regulations System

[OMB Control Number 0704-0369; Docket Number DARS-2016-0025]


Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Defense Acquisition Regulations System has submitted to 
OMB for clearance, the following proposal for collection of information 
under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. chapter 
35).

DATES: Consideration will be given to all comments received by 
September 28, 2016.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    Title and OMB Number: Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation 
Supplement (DFARS) Subpart 227.71, Rights in Technical Data, and 
Subpart 227.72, Rights in Computer Software and Computer Software 
Documentation, and related provisions and clauses of the Defense 
Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS); OMB Control Number 
0704-0369.
    Type of Request: Revision.
    Number of Respondents: 75,250.
    Responses per Respondent: Approximately 13.
    Annual Responses: 959,602.
    Average Burden per Response: Approximately 1 hour.
    Annual Response Burden Hours: 904,574 hours.
    Total Annual Burden Hours: 995,174 hours.
    Annual Recordkeeping Burden Hours: 90,600 hours.
    Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit and not-for profit 
institutions.
    Frequency: On occasion.
    Needs and Uses: DFARS Subparts 227.71 and 227.72 prescribe the use 
of solicitation provisions and contract clauses containing information 
collection requirements that are associated with rights in technical 
data and computer software. DoD needs this information to implement 10 
U.S.C. 2320, Rights in technical data, and 10 U.S.C. 2321, Validation 
of proprietary data restrictions. DoD uses the

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information to recognize and protect contractor rights in technical 
data and computer software that are associated with privately funded 
developments; and to ensure that technical data delivered under a 
contract are complete and accurate and satisfy contract requirements.
    Respondent's Obligation:
    a. Identification and assertion of use, release, or disclosure 
restrictions prior to delivery. DFARS provision 252.227-7017, 
Identification and Assertion of Use, Release, or Disclosure 
Restrictions, is used in all noncommercial solicitations that include 
either DFARS clauses 252.227-7013, Rights in Technical Data--
Noncommercial Items; 252.227-7014, Rights in Noncommercial Computer 
Software and Noncommercial Computer Software Documentation; and 
252.227-7018, Rights in Noncommercial Technical Data and Computer 
Software--Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program, to require 
offerors to identify and assert, in their offer, technical data or 
computer software to be delivered with other than unlimited rights in 
their offer.
    b. Post-award notices of use, release, or disclosure restriction 
and marking. DFARS clauses 252.227-7013, Rights in Technical Data--
Noncommercial Items; 252.227-7014, Rights in Noncommercial Computer 
Software and Noncommercial Computer Software Documentation; and 
252.227-7018, Rights in Noncommercial Technical Data and Computer 
Software--Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program, require 
contractors to both identify and mark technical data or software that 
must be protected from unauthorized release or disclosure.
    c. Justification for any asserted restriction. DFARS 252.227-7019, 
Validation of Asserted Restrictions--Computer Software, and 252.227-
7037, Validation of Restrictive Markings on Technical Data, require 
contractors and subcontractors to maintain adequate records to justify 
the validity of any markings that assert restrictions on the 
Government's rights to use, modify, reproduce, perform, display, 
release or disclose delivered or required to be delivered.
    d. Use and non-disclosure agreement. DFARS 227.7103-7, Use and non-
disclosure agreement, requires intended recipients of technical data or 
computer software delivered to the Government with restrictions on use, 
modification, reproduction, release, performance, display, or 
disclosure, to sign the use and non-disclosure agreement at 227.7103-
7(c) prior to release or disclosure of the data, unless the recipient 
is a Government contractor that requires access to a third parties data 
or software for the performance of a Government contract that contains 
the clause at 252.227-7025, Limitations on Use or Disclosure of 
Government-Furnished Information Marked with Restrictive Legends.
    e. Limitations on use or disclosure. DFARS 252.227-7025, 
Limitations on the Use or Disclosure of Government-Furnished 
Information Marked with Restrictive Legends, requires contractors and 
subcontractors at any tier that obtain data from the Government to 
which the Government has only limited rights, restricted rights, or 
SBIR rights legends to submit a ``Use and Disclosure'' agreement.
    f. Identification of previously delivered technical data or 
computer software. DFARS 252.227-7028, Technical Data or Computer 
Software Previously Delivered to the Government, requires offerors to 
identify any technical data or computer software that it intends to 
deliver that are identical or substantially similar to technical data 
or computer software that the offeror has produced for, delivered to or 
is obligated to deliver to the Government.
    OMB Desk Officer: Ms. Jasmeet Seehra.
    Written comments and recommendations on the proposed information 
collection should be sent to Ms. Seehra at the Office of Management and 
Budget, Desk Officer for DoD, Room 10236, New Executive Office 
Building, Washington, DC 20503.
    You may also submit comments, identified by docket number and 
title, by the following method:
    Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. Follow the 
instructions for submitting comments.
    Instructions: All submissions received must include the agency 
name, docket number, and title for the Federal Register document. The 
general policy for comments and other public submissions from members 
of the public is to make these submissions available for public viewing 
on the internet at http://www.regulations.gov as they are received 
without change, including any personal identifiers or contact 
information provided. To confirm receipt of your comment(s), please 
check http://www.regulations.gov approximately two to three days after 
submission to verify posting (except allow 30 days for posting of 
comments submitted by mail).
    DoD Clearance Officer: Mr. Frederick C. Licari.
    Written requests for copies of the information collection proposal 
should be sent to Mr. Licari at: Publication Collections Program, WHS/
ESD Information Management Division, 4800 Mark Center Drive, 2nd Floor, 
East Tower, Suite 02G09, Alexandria, VA 22350-3100.

Jennifer L. Hawes,
Editor, Defense Acquisition Regulations System.
[FR Doc. 2016-20637 Filed 8-26-16; 8:45 am]
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