Notice of Intent To Seek Approval To Collect Information, 48906-48907 [2019-20094]

Download as PDF 48906 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 180 / Tuesday, September 17, 2019 / Notices associated with the release of Ceratapion basicorne for the biological control of yellow starthistle, Centaurea solstitialis (Asteraceae), in the continental United States. We solicited comments on the EA for 30 days ending April 9, 2009. We received one comment by that date. Our response to the comment is included in the final EA. In this document, we are advising the public of our finding of no significant impact (FONSI) regarding the release of C. basicorne for the biological control of yellow starthistle in the continental United States. The finding, which is based on the EA, reflects our determination that release of C. basicorne will not have a significant impact on the quality of the human environment. Concurrent with this announcement, we will issue a permit for the release of C. basicorne for the biological control of yellow starthistle. The EA and FONSI may be viewed on the Regulations.gov website (see footnote 1). Copies of the EA and FONSI are also available for public inspection at USDA, Room 1141, South Building, 14th Street and Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC, between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, except holidays. Persons wishing to inspect copies are requested to call ahead on (202) 799–7039 to facilitate entry into the reading room. In addition, copies may be obtained by calling or writing to the individual listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT. The EA and FONSI have been prepared in accordance with: (1) The National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA), as amended (42 U.S.C. 4321 et seq.); (2) regulations of the Council on Environmental Quality for implementing the procedural provisions of NEPA (40 CFR parts 1500–1508); (3) USDA regulations implementing NEPA (7 CFR part 1b); and (4) APHIS’ NEPA Implementing Procedures (7 CFR part 372). jbell on DSK3GLQ082PROD with NOTICES Functionality ............................................ Look and Feel .......................................... Navigation ................................................ VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:05 Sep 16, 2019 Jkt 247001 Done in Washington, DC, this 11th day of September 2019. Kevin Shea, Administrator, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service. [FR Doc. 2019–20097 Filed 9–16–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3410–34–P DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE National Agricultural Library Notice of Intent To Seek Approval To Collect Information National Agricultural Library, Agricultural Research Service, USDA. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 and the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) regulations, this notice announces the National Agricultural Library’s (NAL) intent to request renewal of an information collection to obtain an evaluation of user satisfaction with NAL internet sites. DATES: Comments on this notice must be received by November 18, 2019 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments by any of the following methods: • Email: Ricardo.S.Romero@ usda.gov. • Fax: 301–504–7042 attention Ricardo Romero. • Mail/Hand Delivery/Courier: National Agricultural Library,10301 Baltimore Avenue, Room 115–B, Beltsville, Maryland 20705–2351. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ricardo Romero at 301–504–5066. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: ‘‘Evaluation of User Satisfaction with NAL Internet Sites.’’ OMB Number: 0518–0040. Expiration Date: N/A. Type of Request: Approval for renewed data collection. Abstract: This is a request, made by NAL Office of the Director Office of the Associate Director of Information Services, that the OMB approve, under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, a SUMMARY: Please Please Please Please Please Please Please Please Please Please Please rate rate rate rate rate rate rate rate rate rate rate PO 00000 the the the the the the the the the the the 3-year generic clearance for the NAL to conduct user satisfaction research around its internet sites. This effort is made according to Executive Order 12862, which directs federal agencies that provide significant services directly to the public to survey customers to determine the kind and quality of services they want and their level of satisfaction with existing services. The NAL internet sites are a vast collection of web pages. NAL web pages are visited by an average of 8.6 million people per month. All NAL Information Centers have an established web presence that provides information to their respective audiences. Description of Surveys: The online surveys will be no more than 15 Semantic Differential Scale or multiplechoice questions, and no more than four open-ended response questions. Estimate of Burden: Public reporting burden for this collection of information is estimated to average 8 minutes per survey. Respondents: The agricultural community, USDA personnel and their cooperators, and including public and private users or providers of agricultural information. Estimated Number of Respondents: 1,000 per year. Estimated Total Annual Burden on Respondents: 80 hours. Comments: The purpose of the research is to ensure that intended audiences find the information provided on the internet sites easy to access, clear, informative, and useful. Specifically, the research will examine whether the information is presented in an appropriate technological format and whether it meets the needs of users of these internet sites. The research will also provide a means by which to classify visitors to the NAL internet sites, to better understand how to serve them. It is estimated that participants will require no more than 5 minutes to complete each survey. Actual time required will vary based on participant reading rate. Sample questions may include the following: accuracy of information on this site. quality of information on this site. freshness of content on this site. usefulness of the information provided on this site. convenience of the information on this site. ability to accomplish what you wanted to on this site. ease of reading this site. clarity of site organization. clean layout of this site. degree to which the number of steps it took to get where you want is acceptable. ability to find information you want on this site. Frm 00002 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\17SEN1.SGM 17SEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 180 / Tuesday, September 17, 2019 / Notices Comments should be sent to the address in the preamble. Dated: September 4, 2019. Simon Y. Liu, Associate Administrator, ARS. [FR Doc. 2019–20094 Filed 9–16–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3410–03–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Bureau of Economic Analysis jbell on DSK3GLQ082PROD with NOTICES 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: Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA), Commerce. Title: Quarterly Survey of U.S. Direct Investment Abroad—Transactions of U.S. Reporter with Foreign Affiliate. OMB Control Number: 0608–0004. Form Number: BE–577. Type of Request: Regular submission. Number of Respondents: 3,000 U.S. parents filing for 20,800 foreign affiliates per quarter, 83,200 annually. Average Hours per Response: 1 hour is the average but may vary considerably among respondents because of differences in company structure and complexity. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 83,200. Needs and Uses: The Quarterly Survey of U.S. Direct Investment Abroad—Transactions of U.S. Reporter with Foreign Affiliate (Form BE–577), obtains quarterly data on transactions and positions between U.S.-owned foreign business enterprises and their U.S. parents. The survey is a sample survey that covers all foreign affiliates above a size-exemption level. The sample data are used to derive universe estimates in non-benchmark years from similar data reported in the BE–10, Benchmark Survey of U.S. Direct Investment Abroad, which is conducted every five years. The data are used in the preparation of the U.S. international transactions accounts, the national income and product accounts, the input-output accounts, and the international investment position of the United States. The data are needed to measure the size and economic significance of direct investment abroad, measure changes in such investment, and assess its impact on the U.S. and foreign economies. VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:05 Sep 16, 2019 Jkt 247001 The data from the survey are primarily intended as general purpose statistics. They should be readily available to answer any number of research and policy questions related to U.S. direct investment abroad. Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit organizations. Frequency: Quarterly. Respondent’s Obligation: Mandatory. This information collection request may be viewed at www.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. 2019–20021 Filed 9–16–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–06–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–201–805] Certain Circular Welded Non-Alloy Steel Pipe From Mexico: Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review and Rescission of Review, in Part; 2017–2018 Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Commerce) is conducting an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain circular welded non-alloy steel pipe from Mexico. The period of review (POR) is November 1, 2017 through October 31, 2018. We invite interested parties to comment on these preliminary results. DATES: Applicable September 17, 2019. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mark Flessner, AD/CVD Operations, Office VI, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–6312. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: AGENCY: Background On February 29, 2019, Commerce published in the Federal Register a notice of the initiation of the administrative review of the PO 00000 Frm 00003 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 48907 antidumping duty (AD) order 1 on certain circular welded non-alloy steel pipe from Mexico for 37 companies.2 For a complete description of the events that followed the initiation of this administrative review, see the Preliminary Decision Memorandum.3 The Preliminary Decision Memorandum is a public document and is on file electronically via Enforcement and Compliance’s AD and Countervailing Duty Centralized Electronic Service System (ACCESS). ACCESS is available to registered users at https:// access.trade.gov, and to all parties in the Central Records Unit, Room B8024 of the main Commerce building. In addition, a complete version of the Preliminary Decision Memorandum can be accessed directly on the internet at http://enforcement.trade.gov/frn/. The signed and the electronic versions of the Preliminary Decision Memorandum are identical in content. A list of topics included in the Preliminary Decision Memorandum is included as Appendix I to this notice. On May 7, 2019, all requests for administrative review were timely withdrawn with regard to 34 companies (listed in Appendix II to this notice), leaving only Conduit, S.A. de C.V. (Conduit), Mueller Comercial de Mexico, S. de R.L. de C.V. (Mueller), and RYMCO subject to the administrative review.4 On June 28, 2019, we received a timely filed certification of no shipments of subject merchandise from Mueller.5 On July 8, 2019, we received a timely filed certification of no shipments of subject 1 See Notice of Antidumping Duty Orders: Certain Circular Welded Non-Alloy Steel Pipe from Brazil, the Republic of Korea (Korea), Mexico, and Venezuela and Amendment to Final Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value: Certain Welded Non-Alloy Steel Pipe from Korea, 57 FR 49453 (November 2, 1992) (Order). 2 See Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews, 84 FR 2159 (February 6, 2019) (Initiation Notice); see also Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews, 84 FR 9297 (March 14, 2019) (containing a correction to the listing of the names in the Initiation Notice). 3 See Memorandum, ‘‘Decision Memorandum for Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review: Certain Circular Welded Non-Alloy Steel Pipe from Mexico: 2017–2018,’’ dated concurrently with, and hereby adopted by, this notice (Preliminary Decision Memorandum). 4 See Petitioner’s, ‘‘Certain Circular Welded NonAlloy Steel Pipes and Tubes from Mexico: Partial Withdrawal of Request for Administrative Review,’’ dated May 7, 2019; see also Domestic Interested Parties’ Letter, ‘‘Certain Circular Welded Non-Alloy Steel Pipe from Mexico: Partial Withdrawal of Request for Administrative Review,’’ dated May 7, 2019. 5 See Mueller’s Letter, ‘‘Certain Circular Welded Non-Alloy Steel Pipe from Mexico: Mueller Certification of No Shipments,’’ dated June 28, 2019 (Mueller Statement of No Shipments). 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[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 180 (Tuesday, September 17, 2019)]
[Notices]
[Pages 48906-48907]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2019-20094]


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DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

National Agricultural Library


Notice of Intent To Seek Approval To Collect Information

AGENCY: National Agricultural Library, Agricultural Research Service, 
USDA.

ACTION: Notice and request for comments.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 and the 
Office of Management and Budget (OMB) regulations, this notice 
announces the National Agricultural Library's (NAL) intent to request 
renewal of an information collection to obtain an evaluation of user 
satisfaction with NAL internet sites.

DATES: Comments on this notice must be received by November 18, 2019 to 
be assured of consideration.

ADDRESSES: You may submit comments by any of the following methods:
     Email: [email protected].
     Fax: 301-504-7042 attention Ricardo Romero.
     Mail/Hand Delivery/Courier: National Agricultural 
Library,10301 Baltimore Avenue, Room 115-B, Beltsville, Maryland 20705-
2351.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ricardo Romero at 301-504-5066.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    Title: ``Evaluation of User Satisfaction with NAL Internet Sites.''
    OMB Number: 0518-0040.
    Expiration Date: N/A.
    Type of Request: Approval for renewed data collection.
    Abstract: This is a request, made by NAL Office of the Director 
Office of the Associate Director of Information Services, that the OMB 
approve, under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, a 3-year generic 
clearance for the NAL to conduct user satisfaction research around its 
internet sites. This effort is made according to Executive Order 12862, 
which directs federal agencies that provide significant services 
directly to the public to survey customers to determine the kind and 
quality of services they want and their level of satisfaction with 
existing services.
    The NAL internet sites are a vast collection of web pages. NAL web 
pages are visited by an average of 8.6 million people per month. All 
NAL Information Centers have an established web presence that provides 
information to their respective audiences.
    Description of Surveys: The online surveys will be no more than 15 
Semantic Differential Scale or multiple-choice questions, and no more 
than four open-ended response questions.
    Estimate of Burden: Public reporting burden for this collection of 
information is estimated to average 8 minutes per survey.
    Respondents: The agricultural community, USDA personnel and their 
cooperators, and including public and private users or providers of 
agricultural information.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 1,000 per year.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden on Respondents: 80 hours.
    Comments: The purpose of the research is to ensure that intended 
audiences find the information provided on the internet sites easy to 
access, clear, informative, and useful. Specifically, the research will 
examine whether the information is presented in an appropriate 
technological format and whether it meets the needs of users of these 
internet sites. The research will also provide a means by which to 
classify visitors to the NAL internet sites, to better understand how 
to serve them. It is estimated that participants will require no more 
than 5 minutes to complete each survey. Actual time required will vary 
based on participant reading rate.
    Sample questions may include the following:

 
 
 
                                                    Please rate the
                                                     accuracy of
                                                     information on this
                                                     site.
                                                    Please rate the
                                                     quality of
                                                     information on this
                                                     site.
                                                    Please rate the
                                                     freshness of
                                                     content on this
                                                     site.
Functionality.....................................  Please rate the
                                                     usefulness of the
                                                     information
                                                     provided on this
                                                     site.
                                                    Please rate the
                                                     convenience of the
                                                     information on this
                                                     site.
                                                    Please rate the
                                                     ability to
                                                     accomplish what you
                                                     wanted to on this
                                                     site.
Look and Feel.....................................  Please rate the ease
                                                     of reading this
                                                     site.
                                                    Please rate the
                                                     clarity of site
                                                     organization.
                                                    Please rate the
                                                     clean layout of
                                                     this site.
Navigation........................................  Please rate the
                                                     degree to which the
                                                     number of steps it
                                                     took to get where
                                                     you want is
                                                     acceptable.
                                                    Please rate the
                                                     ability to find
                                                     information you
                                                     want on this site.
 


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    Comments should be sent to the address in the preamble.

    Dated: September 4, 2019.
Simon Y. Liu,
Associate Administrator, ARS.
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