Agency Information Collection Activities; Cooperative Research Units (CRU), 29542 [2019-13296]

Download as PDF 29542 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 121 / Monday, June 24, 2019 / Notices Dated: June 17, 2019. John L. Garvin, General Deputy Assistant Secretary, Office of Housing. [FR Doc. 2019–13366 Filed 6–21–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Geological Survey [GX19BD009AV0100; OMB Control Number 1028–NEW] Agency Information Collection Activities; Cooperative Research Units (CRU) U.S. Geological Survey, Interior. ACTION: Notice of information collection; request for comment. AGENCY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, we, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) are proposing a new information collection. DATES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before August 23, 2019. ADDRESSES: Send your comments on the information collection request (ICR) by mail to the U.S. Geological Survey, Information Collections Clearance Officer, 12201 Sunrise Valley Drive, MS 159, Reston, VA 20192; or by email to gs-info_collections@usgs.gov. Please reference OMB Control Number 1028– NEW in the subject line of your comments. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To request additional information about this ICR, contact Melissa Thode, by email at mthode@usgs.gov, or by telephone at (703) 648–4265. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, we provide the general public and other Federal agencies with an opportunity to comment on proposed, revised, and continuing collections of information. This helps us assess the impact of our information collection requirements and minimize the public’s reporting burden. It also helps the public understand our information collection requirements and provide the requested data in the desired format. We are soliciting comments on the proposed ICR that is described below. We are especially interested in public comment addressing the following issues: (1) Is the collection necessary to the proper functions of the USGS; (2) will this information be processed and used in a timely manner; (3) is the estimate of burden accurate; (4) how jbell on DSK3GLQ082PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:50 Jun 21, 2019 Jkt 247001 might the USGS enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (5) how might the USGS minimize the burden of this collection on the respondents, including through the use of information technology. Comments that you submit in response to this notice are a matter of public record. We will include or summarize each comment in our request to OMB to approve this ICR. Before including your address, phone number, email address, or other personal identifying information in your comment, you should be aware that your entire comment—including your personal identifying information—may be made publicly available at any time. While you may ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. Abstract: CRU Cooperating Universities submit applications for research work orders via Grants.gov. The Statutory Authority used is the Cooperative Research and Training Units Act (16 U.S.C. 753a–753b), Public Law 86–686, Sec. 1, Sept. 2, 1960, 74 Stat. 733, as amended by the Fish and Wildlife Improvement Act of 1978 (16 U.S.C. 742a) Public Law 95–616, Sec. 2, Nov. 8, 1978, 92 Stat. 3110. Applications consist of project proposals, budgets and SF–424 forms. Information submitted includes project titles, schedules, scope of work, contact information (names, emails, addresses, position titles, telephone), and detailed budget breakdowns (salaries includes names, positions, rate of compensation) per Office of Acquisition requirements. Title of Collection: Cooperative Research Units OMB Control Number: 1028–New. Form Number: NA. Type of Review: New. Respondents/Affected Public: CRU Cooperating Universities. Total Estimated Number of Annual Respondents: 40. Total Estimated Number of Annual Responses: 190. Estimated Completion Time per Response: 40 hours. Total Estimated Number of Annual Burden Hours: 7,600 hours. Respondent’s Obligation: Required to submit progress reports to retain benefit. Frequency of Collection: Varies with research work order but at a minimum is responsible for initial application, progress report and final report. Total Estimated Annual Non-hour Burden Cost: None. An agency may not conduct or sponsor and a person is not required to PO 00000 Frm 00050 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 respond to a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. The authorities for this action are the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501, et seq.). John Thompson, Deputy Chief, CRU. [FR Doc. 2019–13296 Filed 6–21–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4338–11–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [LLCAC09000/L16100000.DU0000/ 18XL1109AF/LXSSB0060000; (MO#4500132920)] Notice of Intent To Prepare a Resource Management Plan Amendment for the Cotoni-Coast Dairies Unit of the California Coastal National Monument, and To Prepare an Associated Environmental Assessment, Santa Cruz County, CA Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of intent. AGENCY: In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, as amended (NEPA), and the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, as amended, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Central Coast Field Office, Marina, California, intends to prepare a Resource Management Plan (RMP) amendment with an associated Environmental Assessment (EA) for the California Coastal National Monument RMP. This RMP amendment will provide management direction for the Cotoni-Coast Dairies Unit of the California Coastal National Monument. In particular, management direction is needed to provide opportunities for public access and recreation on the public lands. This notice announces the beginning of the scoping process to solicit public comments and help identify issues and planning criteria. DATES: Comments on issues may be submitted in writing until July 24, 2019, or 15 days after the last public meeting, whichever is later. The date(s) and location(s) of any scoping meetings will be announced at least 15 days in advance via the BLM California website at https://go.usa.gov/xEJAw. In order to be included in the analysis, the BLM must receive all comments prior to the close of the 30-day scoping period, or 15 days after the last public meeting, whichever is later. The BLM will provide additional opportunities for public participation as appropriate. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\24JNN1.SGM 24JNN1

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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Geological Survey

[GX19BD009AV0100; OMB Control Number 1028-NEW]


Agency Information Collection Activities; Cooperative Research 
Units (CRU)

AGENCY: U.S. Geological Survey, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of information collection; request for comment.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, we, 
the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) are proposing a new information 
collection.

DATES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before 
August 23, 2019.

ADDRESSES: Send your comments on the information collection request 
(ICR) by mail to the U.S. Geological Survey, Information Collections 
Clearance Officer, 12201 Sunrise Valley Drive, MS 159, Reston, VA 
20192; or by email to [email protected]. Please reference 
OMB Control Number 1028-NEW in the subject line of your comments.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To request additional information 
about this ICR, contact Melissa Thode, by email at [email protected], or 
by telephone at (703) 648-4265.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction 
Act of 1995, we provide the general public and other Federal agencies 
with an opportunity to comment on proposed, revised, and continuing 
collections of information. This helps us assess the impact of our 
information collection requirements and minimize the public's reporting 
burden. It also helps the public understand our information collection 
requirements and provide the requested data in the desired format.
    We are soliciting comments on the proposed ICR that is described 
below. We are especially interested in public comment addressing the 
following issues: (1) Is the collection necessary to the proper 
functions of the USGS; (2) will this information be processed and used 
in a timely manner; (3) is the estimate of burden accurate; (4) how 
might the USGS enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information to be collected; and (5) how might the USGS minimize the 
burden of this collection on the respondents, including through the use 
of information technology.
    Comments that you submit in response to this notice are a matter of 
public record. We will include or summarize each comment in our request 
to OMB to approve this ICR. Before including your address, phone 
number, email address, or other personal identifying information in 
your comment, you should be aware that your entire comment--including 
your personal identifying information--may be made publicly available 
at any time. While you may ask us in your comment to withhold your 
personal identifying information from public review, we cannot 
guarantee that we will be able to do so.
    Abstract: CRU Cooperating Universities submit applications for 
research work orders via Grants.gov. The Statutory Authority used is 
the Cooperative Research and Training Units Act (16 U.S.C. 753a-753b), 
Public Law 86-686, Sec. 1, Sept. 2, 1960, 74 Stat. 733, as amended by 
the Fish and Wildlife Improvement Act of 1978 (16 U.S.C. 742a) Public 
Law 95-616, Sec. 2, Nov. 8, 1978, 92 Stat. 3110. Applications consist 
of project proposals, budgets and SF-424 forms. Information submitted 
includes project titles, schedules, scope of work, contact information 
(names, emails, addresses, position titles, telephone), and detailed 
budget breakdowns (salaries includes names, positions, rate of 
compensation) per Office of Acquisition requirements.
    Title of Collection: Cooperative Research Units
    OMB Control Number: 1028-New.
    Form Number: NA.
    Type of Review: New.
    Respondents/Affected Public: CRU Cooperating Universities.
    Total Estimated Number of Annual Respondents: 40.
    Total Estimated Number of Annual Responses: 190.
    Estimated Completion Time per Response: 40 hours.
    Total Estimated Number of Annual Burden Hours: 7,600 hours.
    Respondent's Obligation: Required to submit progress reports to 
retain benefit.
    Frequency of Collection: Varies with research work order but at a 
minimum is responsible for initial application, progress report and 
final report.
    Total Estimated Annual Non-hour Burden Cost: None.
    An agency may not conduct or sponsor and a person is not required 
to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a 
currently valid OMB control number.
    The authorities for this action are the Paperwork Reduction Act of 
1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501, et seq.).

John Thompson,
Deputy Chief, CRU.
[FR Doc. 2019-13296 Filed 6-21-19; 8:45 am]
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