Notice of Public Comment Period and Public Meeting on the Transportation Element of the Comprehensive Plan for the National Capital, 47972 [2019-19628]

Download as PDF 47972 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 176 / Wednesday, September 11, 2019 / Notices jspears on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES the protection of life and prevention of injuries in coal and metal and nonmetal mines. Under Section 313 of the Federal Mine Safety and Health Act of 1977 (Mine Act), 30 U.S.C. 873, any explosives used in underground coal mines must be permissible. The Mine Act also provides that, under safeguards prescribed by the Secretary, a mine operator may permit the firing of more than 20 shots and the use of nonpermissible explosives in sinking shafts and slopes from the surface in rock. Title 30 CFR 75.1321 outlines the procedures by which a permit may be issued for the firing of more than 20 boreholes and/or the use of nonpermissible shot-firing units in underground coal mines. In those instances in which there is a misfire of explosives, section 75.1327 requires that a qualified person post each accessible entrance to the affected area with a warning to prohibit entry. Section 77.1909–1 outlines the procedures by which a coal mine operator may apply for a permit to use nonpermissible explosives and/or shot-firing units in the blasting of rock while sinking shafts or slopes for underground coal mines. II. Desired Focus of Comments MSHA is soliciting comments concerning the proposed information collection related to Application for a Permit to Fire More than 20 Boreholes and/or for the use of Nonpermissible Blasting Units, Explosives, and Shotfiring Units; Posting Notices of Misfires. MSHA is particularly interested in comments that: • Evaluate whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Agency, including whether the information has practical utility; • Evaluate the accuracy of MSHA’s estimate of the burden of the collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; • Suggest methods to 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.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. The information collection request will be available on http:// www.regulations.gov. MSHA cautions the commenter against providing any information in the submission that should not be publicly disclosed. Full VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:44 Sep 10, 2019 Jkt 247001 comments, including personal information provided, will be made available on www.regulations.gov and www.reginfo.gov. The public may also examine publicly available documents at USDOL–Mine Safety and Health Administration, 201 12th South, Suite 4E401, Arlington, VA 22202–5452. Sign in at the receptionist’s desk on the 4th Floor via the East elevator. Questions about the information collection requirements may be directed to the person listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION section of this notice. SUMMARY: III. Current Actions DATES: This request for collection of information contains provisions for Application for a Permit to Fire More than 20 Boreholes and/or for the use of Nonpermissible Blasting Units, Explosives, and Shot-firing Units; Posting Notices of Misfires. MSHA has updated the data with respect to the number of respondents, responses, burden hours, and burden costs supporting this information collection request. Type of Review: Extension, without change, of a currently approved collection. Agency: Mine Safety and Health Administration. OMB Number: 1219–0025. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit. Number of Respondents: 17. Frequency: On occasion. Number of Responses: 32. Annual Burden Hours: 31 hours. Annual Respondent or Recordkeeper Cost: $115. Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and 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. [FR Doc. 2019–19618 Filed 9–10–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–43–P NATIONAL CAPITAL PLANNING COMMISSION Notice of Public Comment Period and Public Meeting on the Transportation Element of the Comprehensive Plan for the National Capital National Capital Planning Commission. ACTION: Notice of 60-Day public comment period and public meeting. AGENCY: Frm 00042 Fmt 4703 The public comment period closes November 12, 2019. ADDRESSES: Written public comments on the draft may be submitted by either method: 1. U.S. mail, courier, or hand deliver: Transportation Element Public Comment, National Capital Planning Commission, 401 9th Street NW, Suite 500N, Washington, DC 20004. 2. Electronically: https:// www.ncpc.gov/initiatives/ transportation. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jennifer Hirsch at (202) 482–7239 or info@ncpc.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Public Meeting: NCPC will host an open house event for the public to learn more about the Element. The open house will be on October 7, 2019 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The meeting will be held at NCPC, 401 9th Street NW, Suite 500N, Washington, DC 20004 Authority: 40 U.S.C. 8721(e)(2). Dated: September 6, 2019. Anne R. Schuyler, General Counsel. [FR Doc. 2019–19628 Filed 9–10–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7502–02–P NATIONAL CAPITAL PLANNING COMMISSION Sheila McConnell, Certifying Officer. PO 00000 The National Capital Planning Commission (NCPC) has released a draft of the Transportation Element of the Comprehensive Plan for the National Capital: Federal Elements for public review. The element establishes policies to support a regional multimodal transportation system that promotes responsible land use and development and contributes to a high quality of life for residents, workers, and visitors. The draft Transportation Element is available online for review at https:// www.ncpc.gov/initiatives/ transportation. Sfmt 4703 Notice of Public Comment Period and Public Meeting on the Revisions to the Submission Guidelines National Capital Planning Commission. ACTION: Notice of 60-Day public comment period and public meeting. AGENCY: The National Capital Planning Commission (NCPC) has released revisions to the Submission Guidelines to update aspects of submission requirements related to transportation planning. 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NATIONAL CAPITAL PLANNING COMMISSION


Notice of Public Comment Period and Public Meeting on the 
Transportation Element of the Comprehensive Plan for the National 
Capital

AGENCY: National Capital Planning Commission.

ACTION: Notice of 60-Day public comment period and public meeting.

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SUMMARY: The National Capital Planning Commission (NCPC) has released a 
draft of the Transportation Element of the Comprehensive Plan for the 
National Capital: Federal Elements for public review. The element 
establishes policies to support a regional multimodal transportation 
system that promotes responsible land use and development and 
contributes to a high quality of life for residents, workers, and 
visitors. The draft Transportation Element is available online for 
review at https://www.ncpc.gov/initiatives/transportation.

DATES: The public comment period closes November 12, 2019.

ADDRESSES: Written public comments on the draft may be submitted by 
either method:
    1. U.S. mail, courier, or hand deliver: Transportation Element 
Public Comment, National Capital Planning Commission, 401 9th Street 
NW, Suite 500N, Washington, DC 20004.
    2. Electronically: https://www.ncpc.gov/initiatives/transportation.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jennifer Hirsch at (202) 482-7239 or 
[email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    Public Meeting: NCPC will host an open house event for the public 
to learn more about the Element. The open house will be on October 7, 
2019 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The meeting will be held at NCPC, 401 
9th Street NW, Suite 500N, Washington, DC 20004

    Authority:  40 U.S.C. 8721(e)(2).

    Dated: September 6, 2019.
Anne R. Schuyler,
General Counsel.
[FR Doc. 2019-19628 Filed 9-10-19; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 7502-02-P