Notice of Public Information Collections Being Reviewed by the U.S. Agency for International Development; Comments Requested, 60000 [2017-27163]

Download as PDF 60000 Notices Federal Register Vol. 82, No. 241 Monday, December 18, 2017 This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains documents other than rules or proposed rules that are applicable to the public. Notices of hearings and investigations, committee meetings, agency decisions and rulings, delegations of authority, filing of petitions and applications and agency statements of organization and functions are examples of documents appearing in this section. U.S. AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT Notice of Public Information Collections Being Reviewed by the U.S. Agency for International Development; Comments Requested U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is making efforts to reduce the paperwork burden. USAID invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on the following proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act for 1995. Comments are requested concerning: (a) The accuracy of the burden estimates; (b) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information collected; and (c) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on the respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques, or other forms of information technology. DATES: Submit comments on or before February 16, 2018. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sylvia Joyner, Bureau for Management, Office of Management Services, Information and Records Division, U.S. Agency for International Development, Room 2.07C, RRB, Washington, DC 20523, (202) 712–5007 or via email sjoyner@usaid.gov. Comments: Send comments via email to jltaylor@usaid.gov, U.S. Agency for International Development, Office of Acquisition and Assistance, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, SA–44 Room 867–C, Washington, DC 20523, 202– 567–4673. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: OMB No.: Form No.: AID 309–2. Title: Offeror Information for Personal Services Contracts With Individuals. Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection. Purpose: United States Agency for International Development must collect daltland on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:53 Dec 15, 2017 Jkt 244001 information for reporting purposes to Congress and Office of Acquisition and Assistance Contract Administration. This form will be used to collect information to determine the most qualified person for a position without gathering information that may lead to discrimination or bias towards or gathered from applicant. Annual Reporting Burden: U.S. Respondents: 12,684. Total annual U.S. responses: 12,684. Total annual hours requested: 12,684 hours. The burden estimate is based on the average number of PSC awards made over the past three years, which is 604. The average number of offerors received for each solicitation is 21. Therefore, the total number of offers received is 604 × 21 = 12,684. The amount of time estimated to complete the form is one hour. Dated: November 16, 2017. Mark Walther, Acting Senior Procurement Executive. [FR Doc. 2017–27163 Filed 12–15–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE National Agricultural Statistics Service Notice of Intent To Request Approval To Revise and Extend an Information Collection National Agricultural Statistics Service, USDA. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice announces the intention of the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) to request approval to revise and extend a currently approved information collection, the Milk and Milk Products Surveys. Revision to burden hours may be needed due to changes in the size of the target population, sample design, and/or questionnaire length. DATES: Comments on this notice must be received by February 16, 2018 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by docket number 0535–0020, by any of the following methods: SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00001 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 • Email: ombofficer@nass.usda.gov. Include docket number above in the subject line of the message. • Efax: (855) 838–6382. • Mail: Mail any paper, disk, or CD– ROM submissions to: David Hancock, NASS Clearance Officer, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Room 5336, South Building, 1400 Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20250– 2024. • Hand Delivery/Courier: Hand deliver to: David Hancock, NASS Clearance Officer, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Room 5336, South Building, 1400 Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20250–2024. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: R. Renee Picanso, Associate Administrator, National Agricultural Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, (202) 720–4333. Copies of this information collection and related instructions can be obtained without charge from David Hancock, NASS Clearance Officer, at (202) 690–2388 or at ombofficer@ nass.usda.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Milk and Milk Products Surveys. OMB Control Number: 0535–0020. Expiration Date of Approval: July 31, 2018. Type of Request: To revise and extend a currently approved information collection for a period of three years. Abstract: The primary objective of the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) is to collect, prepare and issue State and national estimates of crop and livestock production, prices and disposition as well as economic statistics, farm numbers, land values, on-farm pesticide usage, pest crop management practices, as well as the Census of Agriculture. The Milk and Milk Products Surveys obtain basic agricultural statistics on milk production and manufactured dairy products from farmers and processing plants throughout the nation. Data are gathered for milk production, dairy products, evaporated and condensed milk, manufactured dry milk, and manufactured whey products. Milk production and manufactured dairy products statistics are used by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to help administer federal programs and by the dairy industry in planning, pricing, and projecting supplies of milk and milk products. Only minor changes are E:\FR\FM\18DEN1.SGM 18DEN1

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This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains documents other than rules 
or proposed rules that are applicable to the public. Notices of hearings 
and investigations, committee meetings, agency decisions and rulings, 
delegations of authority, filing of petitions and applications and agency 
statements of organization and functions are examples of documents 
appearing in this section.

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U.S. AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT


Notice of Public Information Collections Being Reviewed by the 
U.S. Agency for International Development; Comments Requested

SUMMARY: U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is making 
efforts to reduce the paperwork burden. USAID invites the general 
public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment 
on the following proposed and/or continuing information collections, as 
required by the Paperwork Reduction Act for 1995. Comments are 
requested concerning: (a) The accuracy of the burden estimates; (b) 
ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information 
collected; and (c) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of 
information on the respondents, including the use of automated 
collection techniques, or other forms of information technology.

DATES: Submit comments on or before February 16, 2018.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sylvia Joyner, Bureau for Management, 
Office of Management Services, Information and Records Division, U.S. 
Agency for International Development, Room 2.07C, RRB, Washington, DC 
20523, (202) 712-5007 or via email [email protected].
    Comments: Send comments via email to [email protected], U.S. 
Agency for International Development, Office of Acquisition and 
Assistance, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, SA-44 Room 867-C, Washington, 
DC 20523, 202-567-4673.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    OMB No.:
    Form No.: AID 309-2.
    Title: Offeror Information for Personal Services Contracts With 
Individuals.
    Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection.
    Purpose: United States Agency for International Development must 
collect information for reporting purposes to Congress and Office of 
Acquisition and Assistance Contract Administration. This form will be 
used to collect information to determine the most qualified person for 
a position without gathering information that may lead to 
discrimination or bias towards or gathered from applicant.
    Annual Reporting Burden:
    U.S. Respondents: 12,684.
    Total annual U.S. responses: 12,684.
    Total annual hours requested: 12,684 hours.
    The burden estimate is based on the average number of PSC awards 
made over the past three years, which is 604. The average number of 
offerors received for each solicitation is 21. Therefore, the total 
number of offers received is 604 x 21 = 12,684. The amount of time 
estimated to complete the form is one hour.

    Dated: November 16, 2017.
Mark Walther,
Acting Senior Procurement Executive.
[FR Doc. 2017-27163 Filed 12-15-17; 8:45 am]
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