Information Collection; Progress Payments (SF-1443), 18566-18567 [2018-08894]

Download as PDF 18566 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 82 / Friday, April 27, 2018 / Notices indicated. The applications will also be available for inspection at the offices of the Board of Governors. Interested persons may express their views in writing on the standards enumerated in the BHC Act (12 U.S.C. 1842(c)). If the proposal also involves the acquisition of a nonbanking company, the review also includes whether the acquisition of the nonbanking company complies with the standards in section 4 of the BHC Act (12 U.S.C. 1843). Unless otherwise noted, nonbanking activities will be conducted throughout the United States. Unless otherwise noted, comments regarding each of these applications must be received at the Reserve Bank indicated or the offices of the Board of Governors not later than May 24, 2018. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago (Colette A. Fried, Assistant Vice President) 230 South LaSalle Street, Chicago, Illinois 60690–1414: 1. QCR Holdings, Inc., Moline, Illinois; to acquire 100 percent of the voting shares of Springfield Bancshares, Inc. and thereby indirectly acquire Springfield First Community Bank, both of Springfield, Missouri. B. Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis (Mark A. Rauzi, Vice President), 90 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55480–0291: 1. Security Financial Services Corporation, Durand, Wisconsin; to acquire 100 percent of voting shares of Pioneer Acquisition Corporation, and thereby acquire shares of Pioneer Bank of Wisconsin, both of Ladysmith, Wisconsin. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, April 24, 2018. Ann Misback, Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. 2018–08950 Filed 4–26–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION daltland on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES [OMB Control No. 9000–0010; Docket No. 2018–0053; Sequence No. 1] Information Collection; Progress Payments (SF–1443) A. Overview of Information Collection Department of Defense (DOD), General Services Administration (GSA), and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCIES: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:18 Apr 26, 2018 Jkt 244001 In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 and the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) regulations, the FAR Council invites the public to comment upon a renewal for the Standard Form (SF) 1443, Contractor’s Request for Progress Payment, and the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) 52.232–16, Progress Payments. There are no changes to the existing information collection. DATES: Submit comments on or before June 26, 2018. ADDRESSES: The FAR Council invites interested persons to submit comments on this collection by either of the following methods: • Federal eRulemaking Portal: This website provides the ability to type short comments directly into the comment field or attach a file for lengthier comments. Go to http:// www.regulations.gov and follow the instructions on the site. • Mail: General Services Administration, Regulatory Secretariat Division (MVCB), 1800 F Street NW, Washington, DC 20405. ATTN: Ms. Mandell/IC 9000–0010, Progress Payments, SF 1443. Instructions: All items submitted must cite Information Collection 9000– 0010, Progress Payments, SF 1443. Comments received in response to this docket will be made available for public inspection and posted without change, including any personal information, at http://www.regulations.gov. Comments received generally will be posted without change to http:// www.regulations.gov, including any personal and/or business confidential information provided. To confirm receipt of your comment(s), please check www.regulations.gov, approximately two to three days after submission to verify posting (except allow 30 days for posting of comments submitted by mail). This information collection is pending at the FAR Council. The Council will submit it to OMB within 60 days from the date of this notice. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Zenaida Delgado, Procurement Analyst, at telephone 202–969–7207, or email zenaida.delgado@gsa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: SUMMARY: Description of the Information Collection 1. Type of Information Collection: Revision/Renewal of a currently approved collection. 2. Title of the Collection—Progress Payments, SF 1443 PO 00000 Frm 00066 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 3. Agency form number, if any:— SF 1443 Solicitation of Public Comment Written comments and suggestions from the public should address one or more of the following four points: (1) Evaluate whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) 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, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. B. Purpose Certain Federal contracts provide for progress payments to be made to the contractor during performance of the contract. Pursuant to FAR clause 52.232–16 ‘‘Progress Payments,’’ contractors are required to request progress payments on Standard Form (SF) 1443, ‘‘Contractor’s Request for Progress Payment,’’ or an agency approved electronic equivalent. Additionally, contractors may be required to submit reports, certificates, financial statements, and other pertinent information, reasonably requested by the Contracting Officer. The contractual requirement for submission of reports, certificates, financial statements and other pertinent information is necessary for protection of the Government against financial loss through the making of progress payments. C. Annual Reporting Burden The Electronic Document Access system (DoD official contract file system) indicates that in Fiscal Year (FY) 2017, 19,755 DoD contract awards contain FAR clause 52.232–16, Progress Payments. The estimated total burden is as follows: Respondents: 19,755. Responses per Respondent: 32. Total Annual Responses: 632,160. Hours per Response: 0.42. Total Burden Hours: 265,507. Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit and not-for-profit institutions. E:\FR\FM\27APN1.SGM 27APN1 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 82 / Friday, April 27, 2018 / Notices Frequency: Annually. Obtaining Copies: Requesters may obtain a copy of the information collection documents from the General Services Administration, Regulatory Secretariat Division (MVCB), 1800 F Street NW, Washington, DC 20405, telephone 202–501–4755. Please cite OMB Control No. 9000–0010, Progress Payments, SF 1443, in all correspondence. Dated: April 24, 2018. Lorin Curit, Director, Federal Acquisition Policy Division, Office of Governmentwide Acquisition Policy, Office of Acquisition Policy, Office of Governmentwide Policy. [FR Doc. 2018–08894 Filed 4–26–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6820–EP–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Centers for Disease Control and Prevention [Docket No. CDC–2018–0041] Vessel Sanitation Program: Annual Program Status Meeting; Request for Comment Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). ACTION: Notice of public meeting and request for comment. AGENCY: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announces the 2018 annual Vessel Sanitation Program (VSP) public meeting. The annual meeting serves as a forum for HHS/CDC to update interested persons on work completed in 2017 and plans for future activities. HHS/CDC is also opening a public docket so that additional comments and materials may be submitted. The official record of this meeting will remain open through July 26, 2018 so that additional materials or comments may be submitted and made part of the record. DATES: Written comments must be received on or before July 26, 2018. The meeting will be held on June 20, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Ballroom at the DoubleTree Grand Hotel Biscayne Bay, 1717 North Bayshore Drive, Miami, FL 33132. Information regarding logistics is available on the VSP website (www.cdc.gov/nceh/vsp). Deadline for Requests for Special Accommodations: Persons wishing to participate in the public meeting who need special accommodations should daltland on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:18 Apr 26, 2018 Jkt 244001 contact CDR Aimee Treffiletti (vsp@ cdc.gov or 954–356–6650 or 770–488– 3141) by Monday, May 20, 2018. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by Docket No. CDC–2018– 0041 by any of the following methods: • Federal eRulemaking Portal: www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. • Mail: Vessel Sanitation Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, MS F–58, Atlanta, Georgia 30341. Instructions: All submissions received must include the agency name and Docket Number. All relevant comments received will be posted without change to www.regulations.gov, including any personal information provided. For access to the docket to read background documents or comments received, go to www.regulations.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: CDR Aimee Treffiletti, Vessel Sanitation Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, MS F–58, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, email: vsp@cdc.gov, phone: 954–356– 6650 or 770–488–3141. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The purpose of the meeting is to inform the public of VSP’s activities in assisting the cruise industry to prevent the introduction and spread of gastrointestinal (GI) illness to U.S. ports from ships under VSP’s jurisdiction (ships with 13 or more passengers and an itinerary that includes foreign and U.S. ports). The meeting will include a review of HHS/CDC’s public health support activities from 2017, provide perspective on VSP’s approach to vessel sanitation, and offer industry the opportunity to provide input regarding industry efforts to exceed VSP requirements. Presentations will clarify the roles and responsibilities of VSP, cruise line public health management, and shipyards constructing cruise ships. Presentations will also include initiatives for improved epidemiologic study of disease outbreaks and strategic approaches to public health risk reduction for 2019 and the future. Matters to be discussed: • VSP year in review: operational and construction inspections, budget, and vessel sanitation training • GI illness data and epidemiology projects: VSP review and progress report • VSP 2018 Operations Manual and Construction Guidelines: implementation of the new guidance • Shipyard construction: how to strengthen public health through engineering controls PO 00000 Frm 00067 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 18567 Meeting Accessibility: The meeting is open to the public, but space is limited to approximately 70 people. Advanced registration is encouraged. Information regarding logistics is available on the VSP website (www.cdc.gov/nceh/vsp). Attendees at the annual meeting normally include cruise ship industry officials, private sanitation consultants, and other interested parties. Dated: April 19, 2018. Sandra Cashman, Executive Secretary, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. [FR Doc. 2018–08869 Filed 4–26–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4163–18–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Centers for Disease Control and Prevention [Docket No. CDC–2017–0115] Availability of Vessel Sanitation Program (VSP) Operations Manual and VSP Construction Guidelines Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). ACTION: Notice of availability. AGENCY: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), located within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announces the availability of the 2018 Vessel Sanitation Program (VSP) Operations Manual and the VSP Construction Guidelines. DATES: The final documents are available April 27, 2018. ADDRESSES: The final documents are found in the docket at www.regulations.gov, Docket No. CDC– 2017–0115 and at www.cdc.gov/nceh/ vsp/. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Commander Aimee Treffiletti, Chief, Vessel Sanitation Program, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, MS F–59, Chamblee, Georgia 30341– 3717; phone: 800–323–2132 or 954– 356–6650; email: vsp@cdc.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On December 4, 2017, CDC published a notice in the Federal Register (82 FR 57272) requesting public comment on the draft versions of the VSP Operations Manual and VSP Construction Guidelines. In these drafts, VSP revised the VSP Operations Manual to reflect new technologies, current food science, disease patterns and trends, and SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\27APN1.SGM 27APN1

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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-08894]


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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION

NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION

[OMB Control No. 9000-0010; Docket No. 2018-0053; Sequence No. 1]


Information Collection; Progress Payments (SF-1443)

AGENCIES:  Department of Defense (DOD), General Services Administration 
(GSA), and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).

ACTION: Notice and request for comments.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 and the 
Office of Management and Budget (OMB) regulations, the FAR Council 
invites the public to comment upon a renewal for the Standard Form (SF) 
1443, Contractor's Request for Progress Payment, and the Federal 
Acquisition Regulation (FAR) 52.232-16, Progress Payments. There are no 
changes to the existing information collection.

DATES: Submit comments on or before June 26, 2018.

ADDRESSES: The FAR Council invites interested persons to submit 
comments on this collection by either of the following methods:
     Federal eRulemaking Portal: This website provides the 
ability to type short comments directly into the comment field or 
attach a file for lengthier comments. Go to http://www.regulations.gov 
and follow the instructions on the site.
     Mail: General Services Administration, Regulatory 
Secretariat Division (MVCB), 1800 F Street NW, Washington, DC 20405. 
ATTN: Ms. Mandell/IC 9000-0010, Progress Payments, SF 1443.
    Instructions: All items submitted must cite Information Collection 
9000-0010, Progress Payments, SF 1443. Comments received in response to 
this docket will be made available for public inspection and posted 
without change, including any personal information, at http://www.regulations.gov. Comments received generally will be posted without 
change to http://www.regulations.gov, including any personal and/or 
business confidential information provided. To confirm receipt of your 
comment(s), please check www.regulations.gov, approximately two to 
three days after submission to verify posting (except allow 30 days for 
posting of comments submitted by mail). This information collection is 
pending at the FAR Council. The Council will submit it to OMB within 60 
days from the date of this notice.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Zenaida Delgado, Procurement 
Analyst, at telephone 202-969-7207, or email [email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

A. Overview of Information Collection

Description of the Information Collection

    1. Type of Information Collection: Revision/Renewal of a currently 
approved collection.
    2. Title of the Collection--Progress Payments, SF 1443
    3. Agency form number, if any:-- SF 1443

Solicitation of Public Comment

    Written comments and suggestions from the public should address one 
or more of the following four points:
    (1) Evaluate whether the collection of information is necessary for 
the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including 
whether the information will have practical utility;
    (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of 
the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the 
methodology and assumptions used;
    (3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to 
be collected; and
    (4) 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, e.g., permitting electronic 
submission of responses.

B. Purpose

    Certain Federal contracts provide for progress payments to be made 
to the contractor during performance of the contract. Pursuant to FAR 
clause 52.232-16 ``Progress Payments,'' contractors are required to 
request progress payments on Standard Form (SF) 1443, ``Contractor's 
Request for Progress Payment,'' or an agency approved electronic 
equivalent. Additionally, contractors may be required to submit 
reports, certificates, financial statements, and other pertinent 
information, reasonably requested by the Contracting Officer. The 
contractual requirement for submission of reports, certificates, 
financial statements and other pertinent information is necessary for 
protection of the Government against financial loss through the making 
of progress payments.

C. Annual Reporting Burden

    The Electronic Document Access system (DoD official contract file 
system) indicates that in Fiscal Year (FY) 2017, 19,755 DoD contract 
awards contain FAR clause 52.232-16, Progress Payments.
    The estimated total burden is as follows:
    Respondents: 19,755.
    Responses per Respondent: 32.
    Total Annual Responses: 632,160.
    Hours per Response: 0.42.
    Total Burden Hours: 265,507.
    Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit and not-for-profit 
institutions.

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    Frequency: Annually.
    Obtaining Copies: Requesters may obtain a copy of the information 
collection documents from the General Services Administration, 
Regulatory Secretariat Division (MVCB), 1800 F Street NW, Washington, 
DC 20405, telephone 202-501-4755. Please cite OMB Control No. 9000-
0010, Progress Payments, SF 1443, in all correspondence.

    Dated: April 24, 2018.
Lorin Curit,
Director, Federal Acquisition Policy Division, Office of Governmentwide 
Acquisition Policy, Office of Acquisition Policy, Office of 
Governmentwide Policy.
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