Proposed Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request, 47516-47517 [2019-19489]

Download as PDF 47516 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 175 / Tuesday, September 10, 2019 / Notices khammond on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES holds insurance-related assets and does not otherwise submit financial reports with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission pursuant to sections 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. The FR LL-(b)11 collects the following six categories of information: (1) Information about SEC filings; (2) Reports provided by Nationally Recognized Statistical Rating Organizations and Securities Analysts; (3) Supplemental information for the Quarterly Savings and Loan Holding Company Report (FR 2320; OMB No. 7100–0345); (4) Information about other materially important events; (5) Financial statements; and (6) Other exhibits required by the Board. Legal authorization and confidentiality: The FR LL–10(b)11 is authorized pursuant to section 10 of the Home Owners’ Loan Act, which requires SLHCs to file ‘‘such reports as may be required by the Board.’’ 4 The FR LL-(b)11 is mandatory. Information provided through the FR LL- (b)11 that corresponds to a ‘‘yes’’ answer to questions 24, 25, and 26 of the FR 2320 is generally considered to be confidential under exemption 4 of the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), which protects privileged or confidential commercial or financial information.5 If it should be determined subsequently that any information collected on these three items must be released, respondents will be notified. For other information submitted to the Board through the FR LL-(b)11, individual respondents may request that it be kept confidential. If a respondent requests confidential treatment, the Board will determine whether the information is entitled to confidential treatment on a case-by-case basis. Information may be kept confidential under exemption 4 of the FOIA, which exempts from disclosure ‘‘trade secrets and commercial or financial information obtained from a person [that is] privileged or confidential,’’ or exemption 8 of the FOIA, which exempts from disclosure information using the four previous quarters (which includes the quarter-ended June 30th reporting period), its savings association subsidiaries’ consolidated assets make up less than 5 percent of the total consolidated assets of the grandfathered SLHC on an enterprise-wide basis for any of these four quarters; and (2) as calculated annually as of June 30th, using the assets reported as of June 30th, where more than 50 percent of the assets of the grandfathered unitary SLHC are derived from activities that are not otherwise permissible under HOLA on an enterprise-wide basis. 4 12 U.S.C. 1467a(b)(2)(A). 5 5 U.S.C. 552(b)(4). VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:56 Sep 09, 2019 Jkt 247001 ‘‘related to examination, operating, or condition reports prepared by, on behalf of, or for the use of an agency responsible for the regulation or supervision of financial institutions.’’ 6 Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, September 4, 2019. Michele Taylor Fennell, Assistant Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. 2019–19445 Filed 9–9–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–P FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM Proposed Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. ACTION: Notice, request for comment. AGENCY: The Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (Board) invites comment on a proposal to extend for three years, without revision, the Notice of Branch Closure (FR 4031; OMB No. 7100–0264). DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before November 12, 2019. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by FR 4031, by any of the following methods: • Agency Website: https:// www.federalreserve.gov/. Follow the instructions for submitting comments at https://www.federalreserve.gov/apps/ foia/proposedregs.aspx. • Email: regs.comments@ federalreserve.gov. Include OMB number in the subject line of the message. • Fax: (202) 452–3819 or (202) 452– 3102. • Mail: Ann E. Misback, Secretary, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, 20th Street and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20551. All public comments are available on the Board’s website at https:// www.federalreserve.gov/apps/foia/ proposedregs.aspx as submitted, unless modified for technical reasons or to remove personally identifiable information at the commenter’s request. Accordingly, comments will not be edited to remove any identifying or contact information. Public comments may also be viewed electronically or in paper form in Room 146, 1709 New York Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20006, between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. on weekdays. For security reasons, the Board requires that visitors make an appointment to inspect comments. You SUMMARY: 65 PO 00000 U.S.C. 552(b)(4) and (8). Frm 00043 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 may do so by calling (202) 452–3684. Upon arrival, visitors will be required to present valid government-issued photo identification and to submit to security screening in order to inspect and photocopy comments. Additionally, commenters may send a copy of their comments to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Desk Officer—Shagufta Ahmed—Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, New Executive Office Building, Room 10235, 725 17th Street NW, Washington, DC 20503, or by fax to (202) 395–6974. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: A copy of the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) OMB submission, including the reporting form and instructions, supporting statement, and other documentation will be placed into OMB’s public docket files, if approved. These documents will also be made available on the Board’s public website at https://www.federalreserve.gov/apps/ reportforms/review.aspx or may be requested from the agency clearance officer, whose name appears below. Federal Reserve Board Clearance Officer—Nuha Elmaghrabi—Office of the Chief Data Officer, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Washington, DC 20551, (202) 452–3829. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On June 15, 1984, OMB delegated to the Board authority under the PRA to approve and assign OMB control numbers to collection of information requests and requirements conducted or sponsored by the Board. In exercising this delegated authority, the Board is directed to take every reasonable step to solicit comment. In determining whether to approve a collection of information, the Board will consider all comments received from the public and other agencies. Request for Comment on Information Collection Proposal The Board invites public comment on the following information collection, which is being reviewed under authority delegated by the OMB under the PRA. Comments are invited on the following: a. Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the Board’s functions, including whether the information has practical utility; b. The accuracy of the Board’s estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; E:\FR\FM\10SEN1.SGM 10SEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 175 / Tuesday, September 10, 2019 / Notices c. Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; d. Ways to minimize the burden of information collection on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology; and e. Estimates of capital or startup costs and costs of operation, maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information. At the end of the comment period, the comments and recommendations received will be analyzed to determine the extent to which the Board should modify the proposal. khammond on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES Proposal Under OMB Delegated Authority To Extend for Three Years, Without Revision, the Following Information Collection 1 12 U.S.C. 1831r–1(a)(1); 12 U.S.C. 248(a). VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:56 Sep 09, 2019 Jkt 247001 Generally, individual respondent data submitted pursuant to the FR 4031 is not considered to be confidential; however, a state member bank may request confidential treatment pursuant to exemption 4 of the Freedom of Information Act, which protects trade secrets and privileged or confidential commercial or financial information.2 DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, September 4, 2019. Michele Taylor Fennell, Assistant Secretary of the Board. Submission for OMB Review; Changes, Change Order Accounting, and Notification of Changes [FR Doc. 2019–19489 Filed 9–9–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–P FEDERAL RETIREMENT THRIFT INVESTMENT Report title: Notice of Branch Closure. Agency form number: FR 4031. OMB control number: 7100–0264. Frequency: On occasion. Respondents: State member banks (SMBs). Estimated number of respondents: Reporting: regulatory notice, 91; Disclosure: customer mailing, 91 and posted notice, 91; Recordkeeping: adoption of policy, 1. Estimated average hours per response: Reporting: regulatory notice, 2 hours; Disclosure: customer mailing, 0.75 hour and posted notice, 0.25 hour; Recordkeeping: adoption of policy, 8 hours. Estimated annual burden hours: Reporting: regulatory notice, 182 hours; Disclosure: customer mailing, 68 hours and posted notice, 23 hours; and Recordkeeping: adoption of policy, 8 hours. General description of report: The reporting, recordkeeping, and disclosure requirements regarding the closing of any branch of an insured depository institution are contained in section 42 of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act (FDI Act), as supplemented by an interagency policy statement on branch closings. There is no reporting form associated with the reporting portion of this information collection; SMBs notify their appropriate Reserve Bank by letter prior to closing a branch. Legal authorization and confidentiality: The FR 4031 is authorized pursuant to Section 42(a)(1) of the FDI Act and section 11 of the Federal Reserve Act, which authorizes the Board to require SMBs to submit information as the Board deems necessary.1 The reporting requirements associated with FR 4031 are mandatory. 47517 Board Member Meeting 77 K Street NE, 10th Floor, Washington, DC 20002. September 16, 2019, 8:30 a.m., InPerson. Open Session 1. Approval of the August 27, 2019 Board Meeting Minutes 2. Investment Manager Annual Service Review 3. Monthly Reports (a) Participant Activity Report (b) Investment Policy (c) Legislative Report 4. Quarterly Report (d) Vendor Risk Management Update 5. FY20 Budget Review and Approval 6. Mid-Year Financial Audit 7. Withdrawal Project Update Closed Session Information covered under 5 U.S.C. 552b (c)(4), (c)(9)(B), (c)(10). Contact Person for More Information: Kimberly Weaver, Director, Office of External Affairs, (202) 942–1640. Dated: September 5, 2019. Megan Grumbine, General Counsel, Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board. [FR Doc. 2019–19549 Filed 9–9–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6760–01–P 25 PO 00000 U.S.C. 552(b)(4). Frm 00044 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION [OMB Control No. 9000–0026; Docket No. 2019–0003; Sequence No. 12] Department of Defense (DOD), General Services Administration (GSA), and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act, the Regulatory Secretariat Division has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve a revision and renewal of a previously approved information collection requirement regarding changes, change order accounting, and notification of changes. DATES: Submit comments on or before October 10, 2019. ADDRESSES: Submit comments regarding this burden estimate or any other aspect of this collection of information, including suggestions for reducing this burden to: Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs of OMB, Attention: Desk Officer for GSA, Room 10236, NEOB, Washington, DC 20503 or at Oira_submission@omb.eop.gov. Additionally submit a copy to GSA by any 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: Lois Mandell/IC 9000–0026, Changes, Change Order Accounting, and Notification of Changes. Instructions: All items submitted must cite Information Collection 9000– 0026, Changes, Change Order Accounting, and Notification of Changes. 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 SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\10SEN1.SGM 10SEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 175 (Tuesday, September 10, 2019)]
[Notices]
[Pages 47516-47517]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2019-19489]


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FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM


Proposed Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment 
Request

AGENCY: Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.

ACTION: Notice, request for comment.

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SUMMARY: The Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (Board) 
invites comment on a proposal to extend for three years, without 
revision, the Notice of Branch Closure (FR 4031; OMB No. 7100-0264).

DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before November 12, 2019.

ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by FR 4031, by any of 
the following methods:
     Agency Website: https://www.federalreserve.gov/. Follow 
the instructions for submitting comments at https://www.federalreserve.gov/apps/foia/proposedregs.aspx.
     Email: [email protected]. Include OMB 
number in the subject line of the message.
     Fax: (202) 452-3819 or (202) 452-3102.
     Mail: Ann E. Misback, Secretary, Board of Governors of the 
Federal Reserve System, 20th Street and Constitution Avenue NW, 
Washington, DC 20551.
    All public comments are available on the Board's website at https://www.federalreserve.gov/apps/foia/proposedregs.aspx as submitted, 
unless modified for technical reasons or to remove personally 
identifiable information at the commenter's request. Accordingly, 
comments will not be edited to remove any identifying or contact 
information. Public comments may also be viewed electronically or in 
paper form in Room 146, 1709 New York Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20006, 
between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. on weekdays. For security reasons, the 
Board requires that visitors make an appointment to inspect comments. 
You may do so by calling (202) 452-3684. Upon arrival, visitors will be 
required to present valid government-issued photo identification and to 
submit to security screening in order to inspect and photocopy 
comments.
    Additionally, commenters may send a copy of their comments to the 
Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Desk Officer--Shagufta Ahmed--
Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and 
Budget, New Executive Office Building, Room 10235, 725 17th Street NW, 
Washington, DC 20503, or by fax to (202) 395-6974.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: A copy of the Paperwork Reduction Act 
(PRA) OMB submission, including the reporting form and instructions, 
supporting statement, and other documentation will be placed into OMB's 
public docket files, if approved. These documents will also be made 
available on the Board's public website at https://www.federalreserve.gov/apps/reportforms/review.aspx or may be requested 
from the agency clearance officer, whose name appears below.
    Federal Reserve Board Clearance Officer--Nuha Elmaghrabi--Office of 
the Chief Data Officer, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve 
System, Washington, DC 20551, (202) 452-3829.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On June 15, 1984, OMB delegated to the Board 
authority under the PRA to approve and assign OMB control numbers to 
collection of information requests and requirements conducted or 
sponsored by the Board. In exercising this delegated authority, the 
Board is directed to take every reasonable step to solicit comment. In 
determining whether to approve a collection of information, the Board 
will consider all comments received from the public and other agencies.

Request for Comment on Information Collection Proposal

    The Board invites public comment on the following information 
collection, which is being reviewed under authority delegated by the 
OMB under the PRA. Comments are invited on the following:
    a. Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for 
the proper performance of the Board's functions, including whether the 
information has practical utility;
    b. The accuracy of the Board's estimate of the burden of the 
proposed information collection, including the validity of the 
methodology and assumptions used;

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    c. Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information to be collected;
    d. Ways to minimize the burden of information collection on 
respondents, including through the use of automated collection 
techniques or other forms of information technology; and
    e. Estimates of capital or startup costs and costs of operation, 
maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information.
    At the end of the comment period, the comments and recommendations 
received will be analyzed to determine the extent to which the Board 
should modify the proposal.

Proposal Under OMB Delegated Authority To Extend for Three Years, 
Without Revision, the Following Information Collection

    Report title: Notice of Branch Closure.
    Agency form number: FR 4031.
    OMB control number: 7100-0264.
    Frequency: On occasion.
    Respondents: State member banks (SMBs).
    Estimated number of respondents: Reporting: regulatory notice, 91; 
Disclosure: customer mailing, 91 and posted notice, 91; Recordkeeping: 
adoption of policy, 1.
    Estimated average hours per response: Reporting: regulatory notice, 
2 hours; Disclosure: customer mailing, 0.75 hour and posted notice, 
0.25 hour; Recordkeeping: adoption of policy, 8 hours.
    Estimated annual burden hours: Reporting: regulatory notice, 182 
hours; Disclosure: customer mailing, 68 hours and posted notice, 23 
hours; and Recordkeeping: adoption of policy, 8 hours.
    General description of report: The reporting, recordkeeping, and 
disclosure requirements regarding the closing of any branch of an 
insured depository institution are contained in section 42 of the 
Federal Deposit Insurance Act (FDI Act), as supplemented by an 
interagency policy statement on branch closings. There is no reporting 
form associated with the reporting portion of this information 
collection; SMBs notify their appropriate Reserve Bank by letter prior 
to closing a branch.
    Legal authorization and confidentiality: The FR 4031 is authorized 
pursuant to Section 42(a)(1) of the FDI Act and section 11 of the 
Federal Reserve Act, which authorizes the Board to require SMBs to 
submit information as the Board deems necessary.\1\ The reporting 
requirements associated with FR 4031 are mandatory. Generally, 
individual respondent data submitted pursuant to the FR 4031 is not 
considered to be confidential; however, a state member bank may request 
confidential treatment pursuant to exemption 4 of the Freedom of 
Information Act, which protects trade secrets and privileged or 
confidential commercial or financial information.\2\
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    \1\ 12 U.S.C. 1831r-1(a)(1); 12 U.S.C. 248(a).
    \2\ 5 U.S.C. 552(b)(4).

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, September 4, 
2019.
Michele Taylor Fennell,
Assistant Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. 2019-19489 Filed 9-9-19; 8:45 am]
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