Notice of Request for Extension of a Currently Approved Information Collection, 95557-95558 [2016-31409]

Download as PDF sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 249 / Wednesday, December 28, 2016 / Notices benefits are health insurance, retirement, life insurance, and Thrift Savings Plan basic and matching contributions. The calculation for the 2017 benefits rate per hour per program employee is: [FY 2016 Direct Benefits/(Total Regular hours + Total Overtime hours + Total Holiday hours) ($190,215,190/ 19,693,587)] = $9.66 + ($9.66* 1.60% (calendar year 2017 Cost of Living Increase) = $9.81. Travel and Operating Rate: The quotient of dividing the previous fiscal year’s total direct travel and operating costs by the previous fiscal year’s total hours (regular, overtime, and holiday), plus that quotient multiplied by the calendar year’s percentage of inflation. The calculation for the 2017 travel and operating rate per hour per program employee is: [FY 2016 Total Direct Travel and Operating Costs/(Total Regular hours + Total Overtime hours + Total Holiday hours) ($18,819,123/19,693,587)] = $0.96 + ($0.96 * 1.0% (2017 Inflation) = $0.97. Overhead Rate: The quotient of dividing the previous fiscal year’s indirect costs plus the previous fiscal year’s information technology (IT) costs in the Public Health Data Communication Infrastructure System Fund plus the previous fiscal year’s Office of Management Program cost in the Reimbursable and Voluntary Funds plus the provision for the operating balance less any Greenbook costs (i.e., costs of USDA support services prorated to the service component for which fees are charged) that are not related to food inspection by the previous fiscal year’s total hours (regular, overtime, and holiday) worked across all funds, plus the quotient multiplied by the calendar year’s percentage of inflation. The calculation for the 2017 overhead rate per hour per program employee is: [FY 2016 Total Overhead/(Total Regular hours + Total Overtime hours + Total Holiday hours)($ 315,614,079/ 19,693,587)] = $16.03 + ($16.03 * 1.0% (2017 Inflation) = $16.19. Allowance for Bad Debt Rate = Previous fiscal year’s total allowance for bad debt (for example, debt owed that is not paid in full by plants and establishments that declare bankruptcy) divided by previous fiscal year’s total hours (regular, overtime, and holiday) worked. The 2017 calculation for bad debt rate per hour per program employee is: [FY 2016 Total Bad Debt/(Total Regular hours + Total Overtime hours + Total Holiday hours) = ($342,710/ 19,693,587)] = $.02. VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:54 Dec 27, 2016 Jkt 241001 Additional Public Notification FSIS will announce this notice online through the FSIS Web page located at http://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/ fsis/topics/regulations/federal-register/ federal-register-notices. 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AGENCY: ACTION: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice announces the Agencies’ intention to request an extension for a currently approved information collection in support of the program for 7 CFR part 1942, subpart A, ‘‘Community Facility Loans.’’ DATES: Comments on this notice must be received by February 27, 2017 to be assured of consideration. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Aaron Morris, Community Programs Loan Specialist, Rural Housing Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, STOP 0787, 1400 Independence Ave. SW., Washington, DC 20250–0787, telephone: (202) 720–1501. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Community Facility Loans. OMB Number: 0575–0015. Expiration Date of Approval: May 31, 2017. Type of Request: Extension of a currently approved information collection. Abstract: The Community Facilities loan program is authorized by Section 306 of the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act (7 U.S.C. 1926) to make loans to public entities, nonprofit corporations, and Indian tribes for the development of community facilities for public use in rural areas. Community Facilities programs have been in existence for many years. These programs have financed a wide range of projects varying in size and complexity from large general hospitals to small day care centers. The facilities financed are designed to promote the development of rural communities by providing the SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\28DEN1.SGM 28DEN1 sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES 95558 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 249 / Wednesday, December 28, 2016 / Notices infrastructure necessary to attract residents and rural jobs. Information will be collected by the field offices from applicants, borrowers, and consultants. This information will be used to determine applicant/ borrower eligibility, project feasibility, and to ensure borrowers operate on a sound basis and use funds for authorized purposes. Failure to collect proper information could result in improper determination of eligibility, improper use of funds, and/or unsound loans. Estimate of Burden: Public reporting burden for this collection of information is estimated to average 2 hours per response. Respondents: Public bodies, not for profits, or Indian Tribes. Estimated Number of Respondents: 2,769. Estimated Number of Responses: 34,050. Estimated Number of Responses per Respondent: 12.29. Estimated Total Annual Burden on Respondents: 41,523 hours. Copies of this information collection can be obtained from Kimble Brown, Regulations and Paperwork Management Branch, at (202) 692–0043. Comments: Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Agencies, including whether the information will have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the Agencies’ estimate of the burden of the proposed 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 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. Comments may be sent to Kimble Brown, Regulations and Paperwork Management Branch, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Rural Development, STOP 0742, 1400 Independence Ave. SW., Washington, DC 20250. All responses to this notice will be summarized and included in the request for OMB approval. All comments will also become a matter of public record. Dated: December 20, 2016. Tony Hernandez, Administrator, Rural Housing Service. [FR Doc. 2016–31409 Filed 12–27–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3410–XV–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:54 Dec 27, 2016 Jkt 241001 ARCHITECTURAL AND TRANSPORTATION BARRIERS COMPLIANCE BOARD Meetings Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board ACTION: Notice of meetings. AGENCY: The Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board (Access Board) plans to hold its regular committee and Board meetings in Washington, DC, Monday through Wednesday, January 9–11, 2017 at the times and location listed below. DATES: The schedule of events is as follows: Monday, January 9, 2017 10:30 a.m.–11:00 a.m.—Budget Committee 11:00–Noon—Planning and Evaluation 1:30 p.m.–3:00 p.m.—Ad Hoc Committee on Frontier Issues: Perspectives of Occupants with Mobility Impairments on Fire Evacuation and Elevators, Kathryn Butler, Ph.D., National Institute of Standards and Technology 3:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.—Technical Programs Committee Tuesday, January 10, 2017 9:30 a.m.–Noon—Public Briefing on Recent Access Board Final Rules 1:30 p.m.–2:30 p.m.—Update on Current Access Board Rulemaking (Closed) 2:30 p.m.–3:00 p.m.—Ad Hoc Committee on Design Guidance Wednesday, January 11, 2017 1:30 p.m.–3:00 p.m.—Board Meeting ADDRESSES: Meetings will be held at the Access Board Conference Room, 1331 F Street NW., Suite 800, Washington, DC 20004. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For further information regarding the meetings, please contact David Capozzi, Executive Director, (202) 272–0010 (voice); (202) 272–0054 (TTY). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: At the Board meeting scheduled on the afternoon of Wednesday, January 11, 2017, the Access Board will consider the following agenda items: • Approval of the draft November 9, 2016 meeting minutes (vote) • Ad Hoc Committee Reports: Frontier Issues and Design Guidance • Budget Committee • Planning and Evaluation Committee • Technical Programs Committee • Election Assistance Commission Report • Executive Director’s Report SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00004 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 • Public Comment (final 15 minutes of the meeting) Members of the public can provide comments either in-person or over the telephone during the final 15 minutes of the Board meeting on Wednesday, January 11, 2017. Any individual interested in providing comment is asked to pre-register by sending an email to bunales@access-board.gov with the subject line ‘‘Access Board meeting—Public Comment’’ with your name, organization, state, and topic of comment included in the body of your email. All emails to register for public comment must be received by Wednesday, January 4, 2017. Registered commenters will be provided with a call-in number and passcode before the meeting. Commenters will be called on in the order by which they preregistered. Due to time constraints, each commenter is limited to two minutes. Commenters on the telephone will be in a listen-only capacity until they are called on. All meetings are accessible to persons with disabilities. An assistive listening system, Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART), and sign language interpreters will be available at the Board meeting and committee meetings. Persons attending Board meetings are requested to refrain from using perfume, cologne, and other fragrances for the comfort of other participants (see www.access-board.gov/the-board/ policies/fragrance-free-environment for more information). You may view the Wednesday, January 11, 2017 meeting through a live webcast from 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at: www.access-board.gov/webcast. David M. Capozzi, Executive Director. [FR Doc. 2016–31407 Filed 12–27–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8150–01–P COMMISSION ON CIVIL RIGHTS Agenda and Notice of Public Meeting of the Colorado Advisory Committee Commission on Civil Rights. Announcement of meetings. AGENCY: ACTION: Notice is hereby given, pursuant to the provisions of the rules and regulations of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights (Commission), and the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), that a planning meeting of the Colorado Advisory Committee to the Commission will convene at 3:00 p.m. (MST) on Friday, January 13, 2017, via teleconference. The purpose of the SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\28DEN1.SGM 28DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 249 (Wednesday, December 28, 2016)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2016-31409]


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DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

Rural Housing Service


Notice of Request for Extension of a Currently Approved 
Information Collection

AGENCY: Rural Housing Service, USDA.

ACTION: Proposed collection; Comments requested.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this 
notice announces the Agencies' intention to request an extension for a 
currently approved information collection in support of the program for 
7 CFR part 1942, subpart A, ``Community Facility Loans.''

DATES: Comments on this notice must be received by February 27, 2017 to 
be assured of consideration.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Aaron Morris, Community Programs Loan 
Specialist, Rural Housing Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, STOP 
0787, 1400 Independence Ave. SW., Washington, DC 20250-0787, telephone: 
(202) 720-1501.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    Title: Community Facility Loans.
    OMB Number: 0575-0015.
    Expiration Date of Approval: May 31, 2017.
    Type of Request: Extension of a currently approved information 
collection.
    Abstract: The Community Facilities loan program is authorized by 
Section 306 of the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act (7 
U.S.C. 1926) to make loans to public entities, nonprofit corporations, 
and Indian tribes for the development of community facilities for 
public use in rural areas.
    Community Facilities programs have been in existence for many 
years. These programs have financed a wide range of projects varying in 
size and complexity from large general hospitals to small day care 
centers. The facilities financed are designed to promote the 
development of rural communities by providing the

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infrastructure necessary to attract residents and rural jobs.
    Information will be collected by the field offices from applicants, 
borrowers, and consultants. This information will be used to determine 
applicant/borrower eligibility, project feasibility, and to ensure 
borrowers operate on a sound basis and use funds for authorized 
purposes. Failure to collect proper information could result in 
improper determination of eligibility, improper use of funds, and/or 
unsound loans.
    Estimate of Burden: Public reporting burden for this collection of 
information is estimated to average 2 hours per response.
    Respondents: Public bodies, not for profits, or Indian Tribes.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 2,769.
    Estimated Number of Responses: 34,050.
    Estimated Number of Responses per Respondent: 12.29.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden on Respondents: 41,523 hours.
    Copies of this information collection can be obtained from Kimble 
Brown, Regulations and Paperwork Management Branch, at (202) 692-0043.
    Comments: Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed 
collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of 
the functions of the Agencies, including whether the information will 
have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the Agencies' estimate of 
the burden of the proposed 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 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. Comments may be 
sent to Kimble Brown, Regulations and Paperwork Management Branch, U.S. 
Department of Agriculture, Rural Development, STOP 0742, 1400 
Independence Ave. SW., Washington, DC 20250.
    All responses to this notice will be summarized and included in the 
request for OMB approval. All comments will also become a matter of 
public record.

    Dated: December 20, 2016.
Tony Hernandez,
Administrator, Rural Housing Service.
[FR Doc. 2016-31409 Filed 12-27-16; 8:45 am]
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