Agency Requests for Renewal of a Previously Approved Information Collection(s): Uniform Financial Reporting Requirements, 18966 [2017-08172]

Download as PDF 18966 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 77 / Monday, April 24, 2017 / Notices Comments must be submitted on or before May 24, 2017. DATES: Send comments regarding the burden estimate, including suggestions for reducing the burden, to the Office of Management and Budget, Attention: Desk Officer for the Office of the Secretary of Transportation, 725 17th Street NW., Washington, DC 20503. Comments are invited on: Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Department, including whether the information will have practical utility; the accuracy of the Department’s estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; ways to enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information to be collected; and ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. ADDRESSES: Mr. Linden Houston, Maritime Administration, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., W21–203, Washington, DC 20590. Telephone: 202–366–4839; or email Linden.Houston@dot.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: jstallworth on DSK7TPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Application for Conveyance of Port Facility Property, formerly, Port Facility Conveyance Information. OMB Control Number: 2133–0524. Type of Request: Renewal of a Previously Approved Information Collection. Abstract: Section 2927 of Public Law 103–160 authorizes the Department of Transportation to convey excess federal real and related personal property needed by states and local government entities for the development or operation of a port facility. The requested information is required to evaluate the applicants need and eligibility for the property. Compliance data is required on a yearly basis to determine if conveyed property is being used in accordance with the terms of the conveyance. Affected Public: Eligible state and local public entities. Estimated Number of Respondents: 13. Estimated Number of Responses: 13. Annual Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 572. Frequency of Response: Annually. (Authority: The Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995; 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35, as amended; and 49 CFR 1.93) By Order of the Maritime Administrator. VerDate Sep<11>2014 13:48 Apr 21, 2017 Jkt 241001 Date: April 18, 2017. T. Mitchell Hudson, Jr., Secretary, Maritime Administration. [FR Doc. 2017–08169 Filed 4–21–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–81–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Maritime Administration [Docket No. DOT–MARAD 2017–0078] Agency Requests for Renewal of a Previously Approved Information Collection(s): Uniform Financial Reporting Requirements Maritime Administration, Department of Transportation. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: The Maritime Administration (MARAD) invites public comments about our intention to request the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval to renew an information collection. The information collection is necessary for MARAD to evaluate the financial condition of entities borrowing funds from or receiving financial benefits from MARAD. We are required to publish this notice in the Federal Register by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. DATES: Written comments should be submitted by June 23, 2017. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments identified by Docket No. DOT–MARAD– 2017–0078 through one of the following methods: • Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the online instructions for submitting comments. • Fax: 1–202–493–2251 • Mail or Hand Delivery: Docket Management Facility, U.S. Department of Transportation, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., West Building, Room W12– 140, Washington, DC 20590, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, except on Federal holidays. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Daniel Ladd, Director, 202–366–1859, Office of Financial Approvals, Maritime Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE, Washington, DC 20590. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: OMB Control Number: 2133–0005. Title: Uniform Financial Reporting Requirements. Form Numbers: MA–172. Type of Review: Renewal of an information collection. Background: The Uniform Financial Reporting Requirements are used as a basis for preparing and filing semiSUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00078 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 annual and annual financial statements with the Maritime Administration. Regulations requiring financial reports to the Maritime Administration are authorized by Section 801 of the Merchant Marine Act, 1936 (46 U.S.C. 53101 note). Financial reports are also required by regulation of purchasers of ships from MARAD on credit, companies chartering ships from MARAD, and of companies having Title XI guarantee obligations (46 CFR part 298). Respondents: Vessel owners acquiring ships from MARAD on credit, companies chartering ships from MARAD, and companies having Title XI guarantee obligations. Number of Respondents: 50. Frequency: Twice a year. Number of Responses: 100. Total Annual Burden: 950. Public Comments Invited: You are asked to comment on any aspect of this information collection, including (a) whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the Department’s performance; (b) the accuracy of the estimated burden; (c) ways for the Department to enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information collection; and (d) ways that the burden could be minimized without reducing the quality of the collected information. The agency will summarize and/or include your comments in the request for OMB’s clearance of this information collection. (Authority: The Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995; 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35, as amended; and 49 CFR 1.93) By Order of the Maritime Administrator. Dated: April 18, 2017. T. Mitchell Hudson, Jr., Secretary, Maritime Administration. [FR Doc. 2017–08172 Filed 4–21–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–81–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Maritime Administration [Docket No. DOT–MARAD 2017–0077] Agency Requests for Renewal of a Previously Approved Information Collection(s): Automated Mutual Assistance Vessel Rescue System Maritime Administration, Department of Transportation. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: The Maritime Administration (MARAD) invites public comments about our intention to request the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\24APN1.SGM 24APN1

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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Maritime Administration

[Docket No. DOT-MARAD 2017-0078]


Agency Requests for Renewal of a Previously Approved Information 
Collection(s): Uniform Financial Reporting Requirements

AGENCY: Maritime Administration, Department of Transportation.

ACTION: Notice and request for comments.

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SUMMARY: The Maritime Administration (MARAD) invites public comments 
about our intention to request the Office of Management and Budget 
(OMB) approval to renew an information collection. The information 
collection is necessary for MARAD to evaluate the financial condition 
of entities borrowing funds from or receiving financial benefits from 
MARAD. We are required to publish this notice in the Federal Register 
by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.

DATES: Written comments should be submitted by June 23, 2017.

ADDRESSES: You may submit comments identified by Docket No. DOT-MARAD-
2017-0078 through one of the following methods:
     Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. 
Follow the online instructions for submitting comments.
     Fax: 1-202-493-2251
     Mail or Hand Delivery: Docket Management Facility, U.S. 
Department of Transportation, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., West 
Building, Room W12-140, Washington, DC 20590, between 9 a.m. and 5 
p.m., Monday through Friday, except on Federal holidays.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Daniel Ladd, Director, 202-366-1859, 
Office of Financial Approvals, Maritime Administration, U.S. Department 
of Transportation, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE, Washington, DC 20590.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    OMB Control Number: 2133-0005.
    Title: Uniform Financial Reporting Requirements.
    Form Numbers: MA-172.
    Type of Review: Renewal of an information collection.
    Background: The Uniform Financial Reporting Requirements are used 
as a basis for preparing and filing semi-annual and annual financial 
statements with the Maritime Administration. Regulations requiring 
financial reports to the Maritime Administration are authorized by 
Section 801 of the Merchant Marine Act, 1936 (46 U.S.C. 53101 note). 
Financial reports are also required by regulation of purchasers of 
ships from MARAD on credit, companies chartering ships from MARAD, and 
of companies having Title XI guarantee obligations (46 CFR part 298).
    Respondents: Vessel owners acquiring ships from MARAD on credit, 
companies chartering ships from MARAD, and companies having Title XI 
guarantee obligations.
    Number of Respondents: 50.
    Frequency: Twice a year.
    Number of Responses: 100.
    Total Annual Burden: 950.
    Public Comments Invited: You are asked to comment on any aspect of 
this information collection, including (a) whether the proposed 
collection of information is necessary for the Department's 
performance; (b) the accuracy of the estimated burden; (c) ways for the 
Department to enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the 
information collection; and (d) ways that the burden could be minimized 
without reducing the quality of the collected information. The agency 
will summarize and/or include your comments in the request for OMB's 
clearance of this information collection.

(Authority: The Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995; 44 U.S.C. Chapter 
35, as amended; and 49 CFR 1.93)

    By Order of the Maritime Administrator.

    Dated: April 18, 2017.
T. Mitchell Hudson, Jr.,
Secretary, Maritime Administration.
[FR Doc. 2017-08172 Filed 4-21-17; 8:45 am]
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