Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request, 42901-42902 [2019-17726]

Download as PDF jspears on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 160 / Monday, August 19, 2019 / Notices 2. Rebuilding Plans—Final Action 3. Southern Resident Killer Whale Endangered Species Act Consultation 4. Review of Annual Management Cycle G. Pacific Halibut Management 1. 2020 Catch Sharing Plan and Annual Regulations 2. Commercial Directed Fishery Regulations for 2020 H. Groundfish Management 1. National Marine Fisheries Service Report 2 Workload and New Management Measure Update 3. Electronic Monitoring Program Guidelines and Data Storage Procedural Directive: Preliminary Review 4. Endangered Species Act Mitigation Measures for Salmon 5. Adopt Final Stock Assessments 6. 2020 Harvest Specifications for Cowcod and Shortbelly Rockfish 7. Phased-In Approach for Changing Harvest Limits—Scoping 8. Initial Harvest Specification and Management Measure Actions for 2021–2022 Management 9. Final Action on Inseason Adjustments—Including Final Recommendations on Exempted Fishing Permits for 2020 10. Methodology Review—Final Topic Selection I. Highly Migratory Species Management 1. National Marine Fisheries Service Report 2. Recommend International Management Activities 3. Exempted Fishing Permits:—Final Recommendations 4. Deep-Set Buoy Gear Authorization—Final Action Ecosystem Workgroup, 8 a.m. Groundfish Electronic Monitoring Policy Advisory Committee And Technical Advisory Committee, 8 a.m. Habitat Committee 8 a.m. Scientific and Statistical Committee 8 a.m. Legislative Committee 1 p.m. Advisory Body Agendas Day 6—Monday, September 16, 2019 Advisory body agendas will include discussions of relevant issues that are on the Pacific Council agenda for this meeting, and may also include issues that may be relevant to future Council meetings. Proposed advisory body agendas for this meeting will be available on the Pacific Council website http://www.pcouncil.org/counciloperations/council-meetings/currentbriefing-book/ no later than Friday, August 23, 2019. California State Delegation, 7 a.m. Oregon State Delegation, 7 a.m. Washington State Delegation, 7 a.m. Groundfish Advisory Subpanel, 8 a.m. Groundfish Management Team, 8 a.m. Highly Migratory Species Advisory Subpanel, 8 a.m. Highly Migratory Species Management Team, 8 a.m. Enforcement Consultants, Ad Hoc Day 3—Friday, September 13, 2019 California State Delegation, 7 a.m. Oregon State Delegation, 7 a.m. Washington State Delegation, 7 a.m. Ecosystem Advisory Subpanel, 8 a.m. Ecosystem Workgroup, 8 a.m. Groundfish Advisory Subpanel, 8 a.m. Groundfish Management Team, 8 a.m. Salmon Advisory Subpanel, 8 a.m. Salmon Technical Team, 8 a.m. Scientific and Statistical Committee, 8 a.m. Enforcement Consultants, 3 p.m. Day 4—Saturday, September 14, 2019 California State Delegation, 7 a.m. Oregon State Delegation, 7 a.m. Washington State Delegation, 7 a.m. Groundfish Advisory Subpanel, 8 a.m. Groundfish Management Team, 8 a.m. Highly Migratory Species Advisory Subpanel, 8 a.m. Highly Migratory Species Management Team, 8 a.m. Enforcement Consultants, Ad Hoc Groundfish Stock Assessment Q&A, 7 p.m. Day 5—Sunday, September 15, 2019 California State Delegation, 7 a.m. Oregon State Delegation, 7 a.m. Washington State Delegation, 7 a.m. Groundfish Advisory Subpane,l 8 a.m. Groundfish Management Team, 8 a.m. Highly Migratory Species Advisory Subpanel, 8 a.m. Highly Migratory Species Management Team, 8 a.m. Enforcement Consultants, Ad Hoc Day 7—Tuesday, September 17, 2019 Scientific and Statistical Committee, 10 a.m. California State Delegation, 7 a.m. Oregon State Delegation, 7 a.m. Washington State Delegation, 7 a.m. Groundfish Advisory Subpanel, 8 a.m. Groundfish Management Team, 8 a.m. Enforcement Consultants, Ad Hoc Day 2—Thursday, September 12, 2019 Day 8—Wednesday, September 18, 2019 Ecosystem Advisory Subpanel, 8 a.m. California State Delegation, 7 a.m. Schedule of Ancillary Meetings Day 1—Wednesday, September 11, 2019 VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:29 Aug 16, 2019 Jkt 247001 PO 00000 Frm 00014 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 42901 Oregon State Delegation, 7 a.m. Washington State Delegation, 7 a.m. Although non-emergency issues not contained in this agenda may come before the Pacific Council for discussion, those issues may not be the subject of formal Council action during this meeting. Council action will be restricted to those issues specifically listed in this notice and any issues arising after publication of this notice that require emergency action under section 305(c) of the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act, provided the public has been notified of the Pacific Council’s intent to take final action to address the emergency. Special Accommodations These meetings are physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Mr. Kris Kleinschmidt at (503) 820–2411 at least 10 business days prior to the meeting date. Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq. Dated: August 14, 2019. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2019–17751 Filed 8–16–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request The Department of Commerce will submit to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for clearance the following proposal for collection of information under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35). Agency: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Title: Antarctic Marine Living Resources Conservation and Management Measures. OMB Control Number: 0648–0194. Form Number(s): None. Type of Request: Regular. Number of Respondents: 87. Average Hours per Response: One hour to apply for a CEMP research permit; 1 hour to report on research; 28 hours to supply information on potential new or exploratory fishing; 2 hours to apply for a harvesting permit; 5 minutes to transmit information by radio; 4 hours to install a vessel E:\FR\FM\19AUN1.SGM 19AUN1 jspears on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES 42902 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 160 / Monday, August 19, 2019 / Notices monitoring device (VMS); 2 hours for annual VMS maintenance; 45 minutes to mark a vessel; 40 minutes to mark buoys; 10 hours to mark pot gear; 6 minutes to mark trawl nets; 15 minutes to apply for a first receiver permit; 15 minutes to complete and submit a toothfish catch document; 15 minutes to apply for pre-approval of toothfish imports; 15 minutes to complete and submit re-export catch documents; 15 minutes to submit import tickets. Burden Hours: 364. Needs and Uses: This request is for extension of a currently approved information collection. The 1982 Convention on the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (Convention) established the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR). The United States is a Contracting Party to the Convention. The Antarctic Marine Living Resources Convention Act (AMLRCA) directs and authorizes the United States to take actions necessary to meet its treaty obligations as a Contracting Party to the Convention. The regulations implementing AMLRCA are at 50 CFR part 300, subpart G. The record keeping and reporting requirements at 50 CFR part 300 form the basis for this collection of information. This collection of information concerns research in, and the harvesting and importation of, marine living resources from waters regulated by CCAMLR related to ecosystem research, U.S. harvesting permit application and/or harvesting vessel operators and to importers and re-exporters of Antarctic marine living resources. The collection is necessary in order for the United States to meet its treaty obligations as a contracting party to the Convention. Affected Public: Business or other for profit organizations; not-for-profit institutions; individuals or households. Frequency: Annually and on occasion. Respondent’s Obligation: Mandatory. This information collection request may be viewed at reginfo.gov. Follow the instructions to view Department of Commerce collections currently under review by OMB. Written comments and recommendations for the proposed information collection should be sent within 30 days of publication of this notice to OIRA_Submission@ omb.eop.gov or fax to (202) 395–5806. Sheleen Dumas, Departmental Lead PRA Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer, Commerce Department. [FR Doc. 2019–17726 Filed 8–16–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:29 Aug 16, 2019 Jkt 247001 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XV029 New England Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice; public meeting. AGENCY: The New England Fishery Management Council (Council) is scheduling a joint public meeting of its Skate Committee and Advisory Panel to consider actions affecting New England fisheries in the exclusive economic zone (EEZ). Recommendations from this group will be brought to the full Council for formal consideration and action, if appropriate. DATES: This meeting will be held on Thursday, September 5, 2019 at 8:30 a.m. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Hilton Providence, 21 Atwells Ave., Providence, RI 02903; telephone: (401) 831–3900. Council address: New England Fishery Management Council, 50 Water Street, Mill 2, Newburyport, MA 01950. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Thomas A. Nies, Executive Director, New England Fishery Management Council; telephone: (978) 465–0492. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Joint Committee and Advisory Panel will discuss the Plan Development Team analysis and draft Framework Adjustment 8 (FW 8) alternatives including updated status determinations for the Northeast Skate Complex, recommendations for the Skate Allowable Biological Catch (ABC), and associated possession limits. They will also select preferred alternatives for FW 8. The group plans to continue discussion of objectives for a limited access program in the skate bait and wing fisheries (Amendment 5). Update on ongoing limited access (Amendment 5) analyses. They will also discuss recommendations for the Council to consider for 2020 priorities for the Northeast Skate Complex FMP. The Council is scheduled to have an initial discussion of potential 2020 priorities at the September Council meeting. Additionally, the plan to receive an update on the Commercial Electronic Vessel Trip Reporting (eVTR) Omnibus Framework, which proposes to implement electronic VTRs for all vessels with commercial permits for SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00015 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 species managed by the Mid-Atlantic and New England Fishery Management Councils. Other business will be discussed as necessary. Although non-emergency issues not contained on this agenda may come before this Council for discussion, those issues may not be the subject of formal action during this meeting. Council action will be restricted to those issues specifically listed in this notice and any issues arising after publication of this notice that require emergency action under section 305(c) of the MagnusonStevens Act, provided the public has been notified of the Council’s intent to take final action to address the emergency. Special Accommodations This meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. This meeting will be recorded. Consistent with 16 U.S.C. 1852, a copy of the recording is available upon request. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Thomas A. Nies, Executive Director, at (978) 465–0492, at least 5 days prior to the meeting date. Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq. Dated: August 14, 2019. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2019–17750 Filed 8–16–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XR018 Nominations to the Marine Mammal Scientific Review Groups National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice; request for nominations. AGENCY: As required by of the Marine Mammal Protection Act (MMPA), the Secretary of Commerce established three independent regional scientific review groups (SRGs) to provide advice on a range of marine mammal science and management issues. NMFS conducted a membership review of the Alaska, Atlantic, and Pacific SRGs, and is soliciting nominations for new members to fill vacancies and gaps in expertise. DATES: Nominations must be received by September 18, 2019. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\19AUN1.SGM 19AUN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration


Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request

    The Department of Commerce will submit to the Office of Management 
and Budget (OMB) for clearance the following proposal for collection of 
information under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 
U.S.C. Chapter 35).
    Agency: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
    Title: Antarctic Marine Living Resources Conservation and 
Management Measures.
    OMB Control Number: 0648-0194.
    Form Number(s): None.
    Type of Request: Regular.
    Number of Respondents: 87.
    Average Hours per Response: One hour to apply for a CEMP research 
permit; 1 hour to report on research; 28 hours to supply information on 
potential new or exploratory fishing; 2 hours to apply for a harvesting 
permit; 5 minutes to transmit information by radio; 4 hours to install 
a vessel

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monitoring device (VMS); 2 hours for annual VMS maintenance; 45 minutes 
to mark a vessel; 40 minutes to mark buoys; 10 hours to mark pot gear; 
6 minutes to mark trawl nets; 15 minutes to apply for a first receiver 
permit; 15 minutes to complete and submit a toothfish catch document; 
15 minutes to apply for pre-approval of toothfish imports; 15 minutes 
to complete and submit re-export catch documents; 15 minutes to submit 
import tickets.
    Burden Hours: 364.
    Needs and Uses: This request is for extension of a currently 
approved information collection. The 1982 Convention on the 
Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (Convention) 
established the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine 
Living Resources (CCAMLR). The United States is a Contracting Party to 
the Convention. The Antarctic Marine Living Resources Convention Act 
(AMLRCA) directs and authorizes the United States to take actions 
necessary to meet its treaty obligations as a Contracting Party to the 
Convention. The regulations implementing AMLRCA are at 50 CFR part 300, 
subpart G. The record keeping and reporting requirements at 50 CFR part 
300 form the basis for this collection of information. This collection 
of information concerns research in, and the harvesting and importation 
of, marine living resources from waters regulated by CCAMLR related to 
ecosystem research, U.S. harvesting permit application and/or 
harvesting vessel operators and to importers and re-exporters of 
Antarctic marine living resources. The collection is necessary in order 
for the United States to meet its treaty obligations as a contracting 
party to the Convention.
    Affected Public: Business or other for profit organizations; not-
for-profit institutions; individuals or households.
    Frequency: Annually and on occasion.
    Respondent's Obligation: Mandatory.
    This information collection request may be viewed at reginfo.gov. 
Follow the instructions to view Department of Commerce collections 
currently under review by OMB.
    Written comments and recommendations for the proposed information 
collection should be sent within 30 days of publication of this notice 
to [email protected] or fax to (202) 395-5806.

Sheleen Dumas,
Departmental Lead PRA Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer, 
Commerce Department.
[FR Doc. 2019-17726 Filed 8-16-19; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 3510-22-P