Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request for Information Collection for Migrant and Seasonal Farmworker (MSFW) Monitoring Report and Complaint/Apparent Violation Form (Extension Without Changes), 8343-8344 [2019-04092]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 45 / Thursday, March 7, 2019 / Notices Commission’s reviews and of a public hearing to be held in connection therewith was given by posting copies of the notice in the Office of the Secretary, U.S. International Trade Commission, Washington, DC, and by publishing the notice in the Federal Register on July 23, 2018 (83 FR 34873)(as revised, effective October 22, 2018 (83 FR 54138, October 26, 2018) and January 31, 2019 (84 FR 2249, February 6, 2019).2 The hearing was held in Washington, DC, on November 27, 2018, and all persons who requested the opportunity were permitted to appear in person or by counsel. The Commission made these determinations pursuant to section 751(c) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 1675(c)). It completed and filed its determinations in these reviews on March 1, 2019. The views of the Commission are contained in USITC Publication 4874 (March 2019), entitled Crystalline Silicon Photovoltaic Cells and Modules from China: Investigation Nos. 701–TA–481 and 731–TA–1190 (Review). By order of the Commission. Issued: March 1, 2019. Katherine Hiner, Acting Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. 2019–04094 Filed 3–6–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request for Information Collection for Migrant and Seasonal Farmworker (MSFW) Monitoring Report and Complaint/ Apparent Violation Form (Extension Without Changes) ACTION: Notice. The Department of Labor’s (DOL) Employment and Training Administration (ETA) is soliciting comments concerning a proposed extension for the authority to conduct the information collection request (ICR) titled, ‘‘Migrant and Seasonal Farmworker (MSFW) Monitoring Report and Complaint/Apparent Violation Form.’’ This comment request is part of continuing Departmental efforts to reduce paperwork and respondent amozie on DSK9F9SC42PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: 2 Due to the lapse in appropriations and ensuing cessation of Commission operations, all import injury reviews conducted under authority of Title VII of the Tariff Act of 1930 accordingly have been tolled pursuant to 19 U.S.C. 1675(c)(5). VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:13 Mar 06, 2019 Jkt 247001 burden in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA). Consideration will be given to all written comments received by May 6, 2019. DATES: Comments submitted in response to this notice should be submitted electronically at nma@ dol.gov or via postal mail, commercial delivery, or hand delivery. A copy of this ICR with applicable supporting documentation, including a description of the likely respondents, proposed frequency of response, and estimated total burden, may be obtained free by contacting Juan M. Regalado, Office of Workforce Investment, Room C–4510, Employment and Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20210. Telephone number: 415–625–7904 (this is not a toll-free number). Individuals with hearing or speech impairments may access the telephone number above via TTY by calling the toll-free Federal Information Relay Service at 1–877– 889–5627 (TTY/TDD) or by email at regalado.juan@dol.gov. Submit written comments about or requests for a copy of this ICR by mail or courier to the U.S. Department of Labor, Office of Workforce Investment, Room C–4510, Employment and Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20210; by email at nma@dol.gov; or by Fax 202– 693–981. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Juan M. Regalado by telephone at 415–625– 7904 (this is not a toll-free number) or by email at regalado.juan@dol.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: DOL, as part of continuing efforts to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, conducts a pre-clearance consultation program to provide the general public and Federal agencies an opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing collections of information before submitting them to the OMB for final approval. This program helps to ensure requested data can be provided in the desired format, reporting burden (time and financial resources) is minimized, collection instruments are clearly understood, and the impact of collection requirements can be properly assessed. In accordance with the authority of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 [44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)] (PRA), DOL continues its efforts to reduce paperwork and respondent burden. Pursuant to 20 CFR 653.109, State ADDRESSES: PO 00000 Frm 00049 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 8343 Workforce Agencies (SWA) use ETA Form 5148, to submit to DOL quarterly data on the services they provide to MSFWs. DOL uses that data to monitor and measure the extent and effectiveness of SWA service delivery to MSFWs and overall compliance with 20 CFR 651, 653, and 658. SWAs use the Complaint/Apparent Violation Form, ETA Form 8429, to record and process complaints. This information collection is subject to the PRA. A Federal agency generally cannot conduct or sponsor a collection of information, and the public is generally not required to respond to an information collection, unless it is approved by OMB under the PRA and displays a currently valid OMB Control Number. In addition, notwithstanding any other provisions of law, no person shall generally be subject to penalty for failing to comply with a collection of information that does not display a valid Control Number. See 5 CFR 1320.5(a) and 1320.6. Interested parties are encouraged to provide comments to the contact shown in the ADDRESSES section. Comments must be written to receive consideration, and they will be summarized and included in the request for OMB approval of the final ICR. In order to help ensure appropriate consideration, comments should mention OMB control number 1205– 0039. Submitted comments will also be a matter of public record for this ICR and posted on the internet, without redaction. DOL encourages commenters not to include personally identifiable information, confidential business data, or other sensitive statements/ information in any comments. DOL is particularly interested in comments that: • Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; • 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; • Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and • 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:\FR\FM\07MRN1.SGM 07MRN1 8344 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 45 / Thursday, March 7, 2019 / Notices e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. Agency: DOL–ETA. Type of Review: Extension without changes. Title of Collection: Migrant and Seasonal Farmworker Monitoring Report and Complaint/Apparent Violation Form. Forms: ETA 5148, ETA 8429. OMB Control Number: 1205–0039. Affected Public: Farmworkers, SWAs, agricultural employers, and the public. Estimated Number of Respondents: 51 for ETA Form 5148, and 3,082 for ETA Form 8429. Frequency: Quarterly for ETA Form 5148, and frequently for ETA Form 8429. Total Estimated Annual Responses: 204 for ETA Form 5148, and 3,082 for ETA Form 8429. Estimated Average: Time per Response: 60 minutes for reporting and 4.43 hours for record keeping for ETA Form 5148, and 120 minutes for reporting and 30 minutes for completion of ETA Form 8429. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 1,108 hours for ETA Form 5148, and 7,705 hours for ETA Form 8429. The annual burden for this ICR decreased from 9,706 hours to 8,813 hours (1,108 hours for the 5148, 7,705 hours for the 8429), resulting in a decrease of 893 hours over ETA’s previous estimate. Total Estimated Annual Other Cost Burden: $0. Molly E. Conway, Acting Assistant Secretary for Employment and Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor. [FR Doc. 2019–04092 Filed 3–6–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Office of Workers’ Compensation Programs Division of Federal Employees’ Compensation; Proposed Extension of Existing Collection; Comment Request ACTION: Notice. The Department of Labor, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, conducts a preclearance consultation program to provide the general public and Federal agencies with an opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing collections of information in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA95). This program helps to ensure amozie on DSK9F9SC42PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:13 Mar 06, 2019 Jkt 247001 that requested data can be provided in the desired format, reporting burden (time and financial resources) is minimized, collection instruments are clearly understood, and the impact of collection requirements on respondents can be properly assessed. Currently, the Office of Workers’ Compensation Programs is soliciting comments concerning its proposal to extend OMB approval of the information collection: Request for Employment Information (CA–1027). A copy of the proposed information collection request can be obtained by contacting the office listed below in the addresses section of this Notice. DATES: Written comments must be submitted to the office listed in the addresses section below on or before May 6, 2019. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments by mail, delivery service, or by hand to Ms. Yoon Ferguson, U.S. Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Ave. NW, Room S–3201, Washington, DC 20210; by fax, (202) 354–9647, or email to ferguson.yoon@dol.gov. Please use only one method of transmission for comments (mail/delivery, fax, or email). Please note that comments submitted after the comment period will not be considered. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background: Payment of compensation for partial disability to injured Federal workers is required by 5 U.S.C. 8106. That section also requires the Office of Workers’ Compensation Programs (OWCP) to obtain information regarding a claimant’s earnings during a period of eligibility to compensation. The CA–1027, Request for Employment Information, is the form used to obtain information for an individual who is employed by a private employer. This information is used to determine the claimant’s entitlement to compensation benefits. This information collection is currently approved for use through May 31, 2019. II. Review Focus: The Department of Labor is particularly interested in comments which: * Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; * 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; * enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information to be collected; and PO 00000 Frm 00050 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 * 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 submissions of responses. III. Current Actions: The Department of Labor seeks the approval for the extension of this currently approved information collection in order to determine a claimant’s eligibility for compensation benefits. Type of Review: Extension. Agency: Office of Workers’ Compensation Programs. Title: Request for Employment Information. OMB Number: 1240–0047. Agency Number: CA–1027. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit. Total Respondents: 34. Total Annual Responses: 34. Average Time per Response: 15 minutes. Estimated Total Burden Hours: 9. Frequency: On occasion. Total Burden Cost (capital/startup): $0. Total Burden Cost (operating/ maintenance): $20. Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for Office of Management and Budget approval of the information collection request; they will also become a matter of public record. Dated: March 1, 2019. Yoon Ferguson, Agency Clearance Officer, Office of Workers’ Compensation Programs, U.S. Department of Labor. [FR Doc. 2019–04099 Filed 3–6–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–CH–P NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION Agency Information Collection Activities: Comment Request; Antarctic Emergency Response Plan and Environmental Protection Information National Science Foundation. Notice. AGENCY: ACTION: The National Science Foundation (NSF) is announcing plans to renew this collection. In accordance with the requirements of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, we are providing opportunity for public comment on this action. After obtaining and considering public comment, NSF will prepare the submission requesting Office of SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\07MRN1.SGM 07MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 45 (Thursday, March 7, 2019)]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Employment and Training Administration


Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request for 
Information Collection for Migrant and Seasonal Farmworker (MSFW) 
Monitoring Report and Complaint/Apparent Violation Form (Extension 
Without Changes)

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Department of Labor's (DOL) Employment and Training 
Administration (ETA) is soliciting comments concerning a proposed 
extension for the authority to conduct the information collection 
request (ICR) titled, ``Migrant and Seasonal Farmworker (MSFW) 
Monitoring Report and Complaint/Apparent Violation Form.''
    This comment request is part of continuing Departmental efforts to 
reduce paperwork and respondent burden in accordance with the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA).

DATES: Consideration will be given to all written comments received by 
May 6, 2019.

ADDRESSES: Comments submitted in response to this notice should be 
submitted electronically at nma@dol.gov or via postal mail, commercial 
delivery, or hand delivery. A copy of this ICR with applicable 
supporting documentation, including a description of the likely 
respondents, proposed frequency of response, and estimated total 
burden, may be obtained free by contacting Juan M. Regalado, Office of 
Workforce Investment, Room C-4510, Employment and Training 
Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Avenue NW, 
Washington, DC 20210. Telephone number: 415-625-7904 (this is not a 
toll-free number). Individuals with hearing or speech impairments may 
access the telephone number above via TTY by calling the toll-free 
Federal Information Relay Service at 1-877-889-5627 (TTY/TDD) or by 
email at regalado.juan@dol.gov.
    Submit written comments about or requests for a copy of this ICR by 
mail or courier to the U.S. Department of Labor, Office of Workforce 
Investment, Room C-4510, Employment and Training Administration, U.S. 
Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20210; 
by email at nma@dol.gov; or by Fax 202-693-981.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Juan M. Regalado by telephone at 415-
625-7904 (this is not a toll-free number) or by email at 
regalado.juan@dol.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: DOL, as part of continuing efforts to reduce 
paperwork and respondent burden, conducts a pre-clearance consultation 
program to provide the general public and Federal agencies an 
opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing collections of 
information before submitting them to the OMB for final approval. This 
program helps to ensure requested data can be provided in the desired 
format, reporting burden (time and financial resources) is minimized, 
collection instruments are clearly understood, and the impact of 
collection requirements can be properly assessed.
    In accordance with the authority of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 
1995 [44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)] (PRA), DOL continues its efforts to 
reduce paperwork and respondent burden. Pursuant to 20 CFR 653.109, 
State Workforce Agencies (SWA) use ETA Form 5148, to submit to DOL 
quarterly data on the services they provide to MSFWs. DOL uses that 
data to monitor and measure the extent and effectiveness of SWA service 
delivery to MSFWs and overall compliance with 20 CFR 651, 653, and 658. 
SWAs use the Complaint/Apparent Violation Form, ETA Form 8429, to 
record and process complaints.
    This information collection is subject to the PRA. A Federal agency 
generally cannot conduct or sponsor a collection of information, and 
the public is generally not required to respond to an information 
collection, unless it is approved by OMB under the PRA and displays a 
currently valid OMB Control Number. In addition, notwithstanding any 
other provisions of law, no person shall generally be subject to 
penalty for failing to comply with a collection of information that 
does not display a valid Control Number. See 5 CFR 1320.5(a) and 
1320.6.
    Interested parties are encouraged to provide comments to the 
contact shown in the ADDRESSES section. Comments must be written to 
receive consideration, and they will be summarized and included in the 
request for OMB approval of the final ICR. In order to help ensure 
appropriate consideration, comments should mention OMB control number 
1205-0039.
    Submitted comments will also be a matter of public record for this 
ICR and posted on the internet, without redaction. DOL encourages 
commenters not to include personally identifiable information, 
confidential business data, or other sensitive statements/information 
in any comments.
    DOL is particularly interested in comments that:
     Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is 
necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, 
including whether the information will have practical utility;
     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;
     Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information to be collected; and
     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,

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e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses.
    Agency: DOL-ETA.
    Type of Review: Extension without changes.
    Title of Collection: Migrant and Seasonal Farmworker Monitoring 
Report and Complaint/Apparent Violation Form.
    Forms: ETA 5148, ETA 8429.
    OMB Control Number: 1205-0039.
    Affected Public: Farmworkers, SWAs, agricultural employers, and the 
public.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 51 for ETA Form 5148, and 3,082 
for ETA Form 8429.
    Frequency: Quarterly for ETA Form 5148, and frequently for ETA Form 
8429.
    Total Estimated Annual Responses: 204 for ETA Form 5148, and 3,082 
for ETA Form 8429.
    Estimated Average: Time per Response: 60 minutes for reporting and 
4.43 hours for record keeping for ETA Form 5148, and 120 minutes for 
reporting and 30 minutes for completion of ETA Form 8429.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 1,108 hours for ETA Form 5148, 
and 7,705 hours for ETA Form 8429.
    The annual burden for this ICR decreased from 9,706 hours to 8,813 
hours (1,108 hours for the 5148, 7,705 hours for the 8429), resulting 
in a decrease of 893 hours over ETA's previous estimate.
    Total Estimated Annual Other Cost Burden: $0.

Molly E. Conway,
Acting Assistant Secretary for Employment and Training Administration, 
U.S. Department of Labor.
[FR Doc. 2019-04092 Filed 3-6-19; 8:45 am]
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