Information Collection; Authorized Negotiators and Integrity of Unit Prices, 45129-45130 [2018-19128]

Download as PDF daltland on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 172 / Wednesday, September 5, 2018 / Notices copy of the FCC submission to OMB will be displayed. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: As part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork burdens, and as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501–3520), the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or the Commission) invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on the following information collection. Comments are requested concerning: Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Commission, including whether the information shall have practical utility; the accuracy of the Commission’s burden estimate; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information collected; 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; and ways to further reduce the information collection burden on small business concerns with fewer than 25 employees. OMB Control Number: 3060–0824. Title: Service Provider and Billed Entity Identification Number and Contact Information Form. Form Number: FCC Form 498. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Respondents: Business or other forprofit and Not-for-profit institutions. Number of Respondents and Responses: 26,000 respondents; 26,000 responses. Estimated Time per Response: 0.75 hours. Frequency of Response: On occasion reporting requirements and third party disclosure requirements. Obligation to Respond: Required to obtain or retain benefits. Statutory authority for this information collection is contained in 47 U.S.C. 151–154 and 254 the Communications Act of 1934, as amended. Total Annual Burden: 19,500 hours. Total Annual Cost: No cost. Privacy Act Impact Assessment: No impact(s). Nature and Extent of Confidentiality: The Commission notes that the Universal Service Administrative Company (USAC) who administers the universal service program must preserve the confidentiality of all data obtained from respondents and contributors to the universal service programs, must not use the data except for purposes of administering the universal service programs, and must not disclose data in VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:04 Sep 04, 2018 Jkt 244001 company-specific form unless directed to do so by the Commission. With respect to the FCC Form 498, USAC shall publish each participant’s name, SPIN, and contact information via USAC’s website. All other information, including financial institution account numbers or routing information, shall remain confidential. Needs and Uses: One of the functions of the Universal Service Administrative Company (USAC) is to provide a means for the billing, collection and disbursement of funds for the universal service support mechanisms. On October 1998, the OMB approved FCC Form 498, the ‘‘Service Provider Information Form’’ to enable USAC to collect service provider name and address, telephone number, Federal Employer Identification Number (EIN), contact names, contact telephone numbers, and remittance information. FCC Form 498 enables participants to request a Service Provider Identification Number (SPIN) and provides the official record for participation in the universal service support mechanisms. The remittance information provided by participants on FCC Form 498 enables USAC to make payments to participants in the universal service support mechanisms. Federal Communications Commission. Marlene Dortch, Secretary, Office of the Secretary. 45129 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 September 28, 2018. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis (Mark A. Rauzi, Vice President), 90 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55480–0291: 1. GNI LLC, New York, New York; to become a bank holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of Wall Street Holding Company, Hamilton, North Dakota, and thereby acquire of Bank of Hamilton, Hamilton, North Dakota. B. Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco (Gerald C. Tsai, Director, Applications and Enforcement) 101 Market Street, San Francisco, California 94105–1579: 1. BayCom Corp, Walnut Creek, California; to merge with Bethlehem Financial Corporation, and thereby acquire My Bank, both of Belen, New Mexico. BILLING CODE 6712–01–P Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, August 29, 2018. Ann Misback, Secretary of the Board. FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM [FR Doc. 2018–19155 Filed 9–4–18; 8:45 am] [FR Doc. 2018–19150 Filed 9–4–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies The companies listed in this notice have applied to the Board for approval, pursuant to the Bank Holding Company Act of 1956 (12 U.S.C. 1841 et seq.) (BHC Act), Regulation Y (12 CFR part 225), and all other applicable statutes and regulations to become a bank holding company and/or to acquire the assets or the ownership of, control of, or the power to vote shares of a bank or bank holding company and all of the banks and nonbanking companies owned by the bank holding company, including the companies listed below. The applications listed below, as well as other related filings required by the Board, are available for immediate inspection at the Federal Reserve Bank 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 PO 00000 Frm 00042 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION [OMB Control No. 9000–0048; Docket No. 2018–0003; Sequence No. 9] Information Collection; Authorized Negotiators and Integrity of Unit Prices Department of Defense (DOD), General Services Administration (GSA), and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 and the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) regulations, the FAR Council SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\05SEN1.SGM 05SEN1 45130 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 172 / Wednesday, September 5, 2018 / Notices invites the public to comment upon a renewal concerning authorized negotiators and integrity of unit prices. DATES: Submit comments on or before November 5, 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 9000–0048, Authorized Negotiators and Integrity of Unit Prices. Instructions: All items submitted must cite Information Collection 9000– 0048, Authorized Negotiators and Integrity of Unit Prices. 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: Mr. Michael O. Jackson, Procurement Analyst, Office of Governmentwide Acquisition Policy, GSA, 202–208– 4949, or via email to michaelo.jackson@ gsa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: daltland on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES 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: Authorized Negotiators and Integrity of Unit Prices. 3. Agency form number, if any: None. Solicitation of Public Comment Written comments and suggestions from the public should address one or more of the following four points: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:04 Sep 04, 2018 Jkt 244001 (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 This information collection requirement, OMB Control No. 9000– 0048, currently titled ‘‘Authorized Negotiators,’’ is proposed to be retitled ‘‘Authorized Negotiators and Integrity of Unit Prices,’’ due to consolidation with currently approved information collection requirement OMB Control No. 9000–0080, Integrity of Unit Prices. This information collection requirement pertains to information that offerors and contractors must submit in response to the requirements in the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) as follows: 1. Authorized Negotiators—FAR 52.215–1(c)(2)(iv). Firms offering supplies or services to the Government under negotiated solicitations must provide the names, titles, and telephone and facsimile numbers (and electronic addresses if available) of authorized negotiators to assure that discussions are held with authorized individuals. 2. Integrity of Unit Prices—FAR 52.215–14. This clause, Integrity of Unit Prices, requires offerors and contractors under Federal contracts awarded without adequate price competition to identify those supplies which they will not manufacture or to which they will not contribute significant value. This requirement does not apply to: Contracts below the simplified acquisition threshold, construction and architect-engineering services, utility services, service contracts where supplies are not required, commercial items, and contracts for petroleum products. C. Annual Reporting Burden 1. Authorized Negotiators—FAR 52.215–1(c)(2)(iv) Respondents: 15,524. PO 00000 Frm 00043 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Responses per Respondent: 8. Total Annual Responses: 124,192. Hours per Response: 0.017. Total Burden Hours: 2,111. 2. Integrity of Unit Prices—FAR 52.215– 14 Respondents: 4,292. Responses per Respondent: 10. Total Annual Responses: 42,920. Hours per Response: 1. Total Burden Hours: 42,920. 3. Summary Respondents: 19,816. Total Annual Responses: 167,112. Total Burden Hours: 45,031. Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit and not-for-profit institutions. 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. 9000–0048, Authorized Negotiators and Integrity of Unit Prices, in all correspondence. William Clark, Director, Office of Governmentwide Acquisition Policy, Office of Acquisition Policy, Office of Governmentwide Policy. [FR Doc. 2018–19128 Filed 9–4–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6820–EP–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Privacy Act of 1974; Matching Program Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). ACTION: Notice of a new matching program. AGENCY: In accordance with subsection (e)(12) of the Privacy Act of 1974, as amended, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is providing notice of a new computer matching program between CMS and the Department of the Treasury (Treasury), Internal Revenue Services (IRS), ‘‘Verification of Household Income and Family Size for Insurance Affordability Programs and Exemptions.’’ SUMMARY: The deadline for comments on this notice is October 5, 2018. The reestablished matching program will commence not sooner than 30 days after publication of this notice, provided no comments are received that warrant a DATES: E:\FR\FM\05SEN1.SGM 05SEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION

NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION

[OMB Control No. 9000-0048; Docket No. 2018-0003; Sequence No. 9]


Information Collection; Authorized Negotiators and Integrity of 
Unit Prices

AGENCY: 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

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invites the public to comment upon a renewal concerning authorized 
negotiators and integrity of unit prices.

DATES: Submit comments on or before November 5, 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 9000-0048, Authorized Negotiators and Integrity of 
Unit Prices.
    Instructions: All items submitted must cite Information Collection 
9000-0048, Authorized Negotiators and Integrity of Unit Prices. 
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: Mr. Michael O. Jackson, Procurement 
Analyst, Office of Governmentwide Acquisition Policy, GSA, 202-208-
4949, or via email to [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: Authorized Negotiators and Integrity of 
Unit Prices.
    3. Agency form number, if any: None.

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

    This information collection requirement, OMB Control No. 9000-0048, 
currently titled ``Authorized Negotiators,'' is proposed to be retitled 
``Authorized Negotiators and Integrity of Unit Prices,'' due to 
consolidation with currently approved information collection 
requirement OMB Control No. 9000-0080, Integrity of Unit Prices.
    This information collection requirement pertains to information 
that offerors and contractors must submit in response to the 
requirements in the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) as follows:
    1. Authorized Negotiators--FAR 52.215-1(c)(2)(iv). Firms offering 
supplies or services to the Government under negotiated solicitations 
must provide the names, titles, and telephone and facsimile numbers 
(and electronic addresses if available) of authorized negotiators to 
assure that discussions are held with authorized individuals.
    2. Integrity of Unit Prices--FAR 52.215-14. This clause, Integrity 
of Unit Prices, requires offerors and contractors under Federal 
contracts awarded without adequate price competition to identify those 
supplies which they will not manufacture or to which they will not 
contribute significant value. This requirement does not apply to: 
Contracts below the simplified acquisition threshold, construction and 
architect-engineering services, utility services, service contracts 
where supplies are not required, commercial items, and contracts for 
petroleum products.

C. Annual Reporting Burden

1. Authorized Negotiators--FAR 52.215-1(c)(2)(iv)

    Respondents: 15,524.
    Responses per Respondent: 8.
    Total Annual Responses: 124,192.
    Hours per Response: 0.017.
    Total Burden Hours: 2,111.

2. Integrity of Unit Prices--FAR 52.215-14

    Respondents: 4,292.
    Responses per Respondent: 10.
    Total Annual Responses: 42,920.
    Hours per Response: 1.
    Total Burden Hours: 42,920.

3. Summary

    Respondents: 19,816.
    Total Annual Responses: 167,112.
    Total Burden Hours: 45,031.
    Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit and not-for-profit 
institutions.
    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-
0048, Authorized Negotiators and Integrity of Unit Prices, in all 
correspondence.

William Clark,
Director, Office of Governmentwide Acquisition Policy, Office of 
Acquisition Policy, Office of Governmentwide Policy.
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