Proposed Collection; Comment Request, 61602-61603 [2019-24589]

Download as PDF 61602 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 219 / Wednesday, November 13, 2019 / Notices Estimated Total Annual Non-hour Respondent Cost Burden: $305,708,615. There are no capital start-up, maintenance, or recordkeeping costs IC No. 1 ..................... 3 ..................... 3 ..................... 3 ..................... 3 ..................... 3 ..................... 3 ..................... 3 ..................... 3 ..................... 3 ..................... 3 ..................... 3 ..................... 3 ..................... 3, 4 ................. associated with this information collection. However, this collection does have annual (non-hour) costs in the form of filing fees and postage costs. Information collection instrument 3 ..................... 3 ..................... 3 ..................... 9, 10 ............... 9, 10 ............... 9, 10 ............... 9, 10 ............... 9, 10 ............... 9, 10 ............... 9, 10 ............... 9, 10 ............... 9, 10 ............... 9, 10 ............... 9, 10 ............... 9, 10 ............... Certificate of correction ................................................................................. Basic filing fee—Reissue (Large entity) ........................................................ Basic filing fee—Reissue (Small entity) ........................................................ Basic filing fee—Reissue (Micro entity) ........................................................ Reissue Search Fee (Large entity) ............................................................... Reissue Search Fee (Small entity) ............................................................... Reissue Search Fee (Micro entity) ............................................................... Reissue independent claims in excess of three (Large entity) ..................... Reissue independent claims in excess of three (Small entity) ..................... Reissue independent claims in excess of three (Micro entity) ..................... Reissue claims in excess of 20 (Large entity) .............................................. Reissue claims in excess of 20 (Small entity) .............................................. Reissue claims in excess of 20 (Micro entity) .............................................. Reissue Application Size Fee—for each additional 50 sheets that exceeds 100 sheets (Large entity). Reissue Application Size Fee—for each additional 50 sheets that exceeds 100 sheets (Small entity). Reissue Application Size Fee—for each additional 50 sheets that exceeds 100 sheets (Micro entity). Reissue Examination Fee (Large entity) ....................................................... Reissue Examination Fee (Small entity) ....................................................... Reissue Examination Fee (Micro entity) ....................................................... Utility issue fee (Large entity) ....................................................................... Utility issue fee (Small entity) ........................................................................ Utility issue fee (Micro entity) ........................................................................ Design issue fee (Large entity) ..................................................................... Design issue fee (Small entity) ..................................................................... Design issue fee (Micro entity) ..................................................................... Plant issue fee (Large entity) ........................................................................ Plant issue fee (Small entity) ........................................................................ Plant issue fee (Micro entity) ........................................................................ Reissue issue fee (Large entity) ................................................................... Reissue issue fee (Small entity) ................................................................... Reissue issue fee (Micro entity) .................................................................... Total ........ ........................................................................................................................ 3, 4 ................. 3, 4 ................. Postage Costs: Customers may also incur postage costs when submitting the information in this collection by the USPTO by mail. The USPTO estimates the average USPS Priority Mail postage cost for a legal flat rate envelop is estimated to be $7.65 and that approximately 1% (3,755) of the submissions will be mailed to the USPTO per year, for a total estimated postage cost of $28,725 per year. The total annual (non-hour) respondent cost burden for this collection is estimated to be approximately $305,708,615 per year. IV. Request for Comments Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. USPTO invites public comments on: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:23 Nov 12, 2019 Jkt 250001 (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (b) Accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden (including hours and cost) of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (c) Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) Ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, e.g, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, PO 00000 Frm 00009 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Filing Fees: There are filing fees associated with this collection. The items with filing fees are listed in the table below. Estimated annual responses Filing fee ($) Total non-hour cost burden (yr) (a) (b) (a) × (b) = (c) 10,395 672 225 11 669 226 11 694 228 10 5,374 1,588 82 41 $150.00 300.00 150.00 75.00 660.00 330.00 165.00 460.00 230.00 115.00 100.00 50.00 25.00 400.00 $1,559,250.00 201,600.00 33,750.00 825.00 441,540.00 74,580.00 1,815.00 319,240.00 52,440.00 1,150.00 537,400.00 79,400.00 2,050.00 16,400.00 9 200.00 1,800.00 1 100.00 100.00 670 222 11 248,775 63,994 7,952 16,668 12,415 2,586 768 650 15 463 132 2 2,200.00 1,100.00 550.00 1,000.00 500.00 250.00 700.00 350.00 175.00 800.00 400.00 200.00 1,000.00 500.00 250.00 1,474,000.00 244,200.00 6,050.00 248,775,000.00 31,997,000.00 1,988,000.00 11,667,600.00 4,345,250.00 452,550.00 614,400.00 260,000.00 3,000.00 463,000.00 66,000.00 500.00 375,559 ........................ 305,679,890 e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. Marcie Lovett, Office of the Chief Administrative Officer, Records and Information Governance Branch, USPTO. [FR Doc. 2019–24617 Filed 11–12–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–16–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Department of the Army [Docket ID: USA–2019–HQ–0030] Proposed Collection; Comment Request Department of the Army, Network Enterprise Technology, DoD. ACTION: Information collection notice. AGENCY: E:\FR\FM\13NON1.SGM 13NON1 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 219 / Wednesday, November 13, 2019 / Notices In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Department of the Army, Network Enterprise Technology announces a proposed public information collection and seeks public comment on the provisions thereof. Comments are invited on: Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and ways to minimize the burden of the information collection on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. DATES: Consideration will be given to all comments received by January 13, 2020. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by docket number and title, by any of the following methods: Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. Mail: Department of Defense, Office of the Chief Management Officer, Directorate for Oversight and Compliance, 4800 Mark Center Drive, Mailbox #24, Suite 08D09, Alexandria, VA 22350–1700. Instructions: All submissions received must include the agency name, docket number and title for this Federal Register document. The general policy for comments and other submissions from members of the public is to make these submissions available for public viewing on the internet at http:// www.regulations.gov as they are received without change, including any personal identifiers or contact information. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To request more information on this proposed information collection or to obtain a copy of the proposal and associated collection instruments, please write to the Headquarters, Network Enterprise Technology Command, Military Auxiliary Radio System, Salado, TX 76571, ATTN: Paul English, or call 254–947–3141. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title; Associated Form; and OMB Number: Application to Operate a Military Auxiliary Radio System (MARS) Station, Army MARS Form AM–1, OMB Control Number 0702– 0140. Needs and Uses: The information collection requirement is necessary to operate a Military Auxiliary Radio SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:23 Nov 12, 2019 Jkt 250001 System (MARS) Station. The MARS program is a civilian auxiliary consisting primarily of licensed amateur radio operators who are interested in assisting the military with communications on a local, national, and international basis as an adjunct to normal communications and providing worldwide auxiliary emergency communications during times of need. The information collection requirement is necessary not only an application to join ARMY MARS, but to maintain an accurate roster of civilians enrolled in the program for the purpose of providing contingency communications support to the Department of Defense. Additionally, the collected information is used by the MARS program manager to determine an individual’s eligibility for the program, as well as to initiate a background investigation should a security clearance be required; used to show the geographic dispersion of the members who participate in the global High Frequency radio network in support of the Department of Defense; and to ensure our radio spectrum authorizations cover the geographic areas from which our members will operate. The information is also used periodically to email informational updates about the MARS program. Affected Public: Individuals and households. Annual Burden Hours: 137.5. Number of Respondents: 550. Responses per Respondent: 1. Annual Responses: 550. Average Burden per Response: 15 minutes. Frequency: On Occasion. Dated: November 6, 2019. Aaron T. Siegel, Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. [FR Doc. 2019–24589 Filed 11–12–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Department of the Army [Docket ID USA–2019–HQ–0031] Proposed Collection; Comment Request AGENCY: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, DoD. ACTION: Information collection notice. In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) announces a proposed public information collection and seeks public comment on the provisions thereof. Comments are invited on: Whether the SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00010 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 61603 proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and ways to minimize the burden of the information collection on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. DATES: Consideration will be given to all comments received by January 13, 2020. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by docket number and title, by any of the following methods: Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. Mail: Department of Defense, Office of the Chief Management Officer, Directorate for Oversight and Compliance, 4800 Mark Center Drive, Mailbox #24, Suite 08D09, Alexandria, VA 22350–1700. Instructions: All submissions received must include the agency name, docket number and title for this Federal Register document. The general policy for comments and other submissions from members of the public is to make these submissions available for public viewing on the internet at http:// www.regulations.gov as they are received without change, including any personal identifiers or contact information. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To request more information on this proposed information collection or to obtain a copy of the proposal and associated collection instruments, please write to the USACE Infrastructure Team, ATTN: Sandra Stroud, CECW–I (3K87), 441 G Street NW, Washington, DC 20314, or by email to CW. Infrastructure.Team@ usace.army.mil. Tel: (571) 515–0231. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title; Associated Form; and OMB Number: Corps Water Infrastructure Financing Program (CWIFP) Preliminary Application and Application; OMB Control Number 0710–XXXX. Needs and Uses: The Preliminary Application information collection requirement is necessary to (1) validate the eligibility of the prospective borrower and the proposed project, (2) perform a preliminary creditworthiness assessment, (3) perform a preliminary engineering and environmental feasibility assessment, and (4) evaluate the project against the selection criteria and identify which projects USACE will E:\FR\FM\13NON1.SGM 13NON1

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[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 219 (Wednesday, November 13, 2019)]
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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Department of the Army

[Docket ID: USA-2019-HQ-0030]


Proposed Collection; Comment Request

AGENCY: Department of the Army, Network Enterprise Technology, DoD.

ACTION: Information collection notice.

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SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the 
Department of the Army, Network Enterprise Technology announces a 
proposed public information collection and seeks public comment on the 
provisions thereof. Comments are invited on: Whether the proposed 
collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of 
the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall 
have practical utility; the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the 
burden of the proposed information collection; ways to enhance the 
quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and 
ways to minimize the burden of the information collection on 
respondents, including through the use of automated collection 
techniques or other forms of information technology.

DATES: Consideration will be given to all comments received by January 
13, 2020.

ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by docket number and 
title, by any of the following methods:
    Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. Follow the 
instructions for submitting comments.
    Mail: Department of Defense, Office of the Chief Management 
Officer, Directorate for Oversight and Compliance, 4800 Mark Center 
Drive, Mailbox #24, Suite 08D09, Alexandria, VA 22350-1700.
    Instructions: All submissions received must include the agency 
name, docket number and title for this Federal Register document. The 
general policy for comments and other submissions from members of the 
public is to make these submissions available for public viewing on the 
internet at http://www.regulations.gov as they are received without 
change, including any personal identifiers or contact information.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To request more information on this 
proposed information collection or to obtain a copy of the proposal and 
associated collection instruments, please write to the Headquarters, 
Network Enterprise Technology Command, Military Auxiliary Radio System, 
Salado, TX 76571, ATTN: Paul English, or call 254-947-3141.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    Title; Associated Form; and OMB Number: Application to Operate a 
Military Auxiliary Radio System (MARS) Station, Army MARS Form AM-1, 
OMB Control Number 0702-0140.
    Needs and Uses: The information collection requirement is necessary 
to operate a Military Auxiliary Radio System (MARS) Station. The MARS 
program is a civilian auxiliary consisting primarily of licensed 
amateur radio operators who are interested in assisting the military 
with communications on a local, national, and international basis as an 
adjunct to normal communications and providing worldwide auxiliary 
emergency communications during times of need. The information 
collection requirement is necessary not only an application to join 
ARMY MARS, but to maintain an accurate roster of civilians enrolled in 
the program for the purpose of providing contingency communications 
support to the Department of Defense. Additionally, the collected 
information is used by the MARS program manager to determine an 
individual's eligibility for the program, as well as to initiate a 
background investigation should a security clearance be required; used 
to show the geographic dispersion of the members who participate in the 
global High Frequency radio network in support of the Department of 
Defense; and to ensure our radio spectrum authorizations cover the 
geographic areas from which our members will operate. The information 
is also used periodically to email informational updates about the MARS 
program.
    Affected Public: Individuals and households.
    Annual Burden Hours: 137.5.
    Number of Respondents: 550.
    Responses per Respondent: 1.
    Annual Responses: 550.
    Average Burden per Response: 15 minutes.
    Frequency: On Occasion.

    Dated: November 6, 2019.
Aaron T. Siegel,
Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense.
[FR Doc. 2019-24589 Filed 11-12-19; 8:45 am]
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