Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request, 70955-70956 [2019-27738]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 247 / Thursday, December 26, 2019 / Notices Written comments on the salmon management alternatives must be received by 5 p.m. Pacific Standard Time, March 27, 2020. ADDRESSES: Documents will be available from the Pacific Fishery Management Council, 7700 NE Ambassador Place, Suite 101, Portland, OR 97220–1384; telephone: (503) 820–2280 (voice) or (503) 820–2299 (fax). Written comments should be sent electronically to Mr. Phil Anderson, Chair, Pacific Fishery Management Council, via the Pacific Council’s E-Portal by visiting https:// pfmc.psmfc.org. Comments can also be submitted through the Federal Rulemaking E-Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments, and include the I.D. number in the subject line of the message. If you are unable to access either E-Portal, written comments may be mailed to Mr. Phil Anderson at the Pacific Fishery Management Council office address stated above. Written comments will then be entered into the Pacific Council’s E-Portal by Council staff. For specific meeting and hearing locations, see SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. Council address: Pacific Fishery Management Council, 7700 NE Ambassador Place, Suite 101, Portland, OR 97220. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Robin Ehlke, telephone: (503) 820–2280. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: DATES: khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES Tentative Schedule for Document Completion and Availability February 14, 2020: ‘‘Review of 2019 Ocean Salmon Fisheries, Stock Assessment and Fishery Evaluation Document for the Pacific Coast Salmon Fishery Management Plan’’ is scheduled to be posted on the Pacific Council website at http://www.pcouncil.org. February 28, 2020: ‘‘Preseason Report I—Stock Abundance Analysis and Environmental Assessment Part 1 for 2020 Ocean Salmon Fishery Regulations’’ is scheduled to be posted on the Pacific Council website at http:// www.pcouncil.org. March 20, 2020: ‘‘Preseason Report II—Proposed Alternatives and Environmental Assessment Part 2 for 2020 Ocean Salmon Fishery Regulations’’. The report will include a description of the adopted salmon management alternatives and a summary of their biological and economic impacts. The public hearings schedule will also be included on the inside cover of the report and will be posted on the Pacific Council website at http://www.pcouncil.org. VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:53 Dec 23, 2019 Jkt 250001 April 16, 2020: ‘‘Preseason Report III—Council-Adopted Management Measures and Environmental Assessment Part 3 for 2020 Ocean Salmon Fishery Regulations’’ is scheduled to be posted on the Pacific Council website at http:// www.pcouncil.org. May 1, 2020: Federal regulations for 2020 ocean salmon regulations are published in the Federal Register and implemented. Meetings and Hearings January 21–24, 2020: The Salmon Technical Team (STT) will meet at the Pacific Council office in a public work session to draft ‘‘Review of 2019 Ocean Salmon Fisheries, Stock Assessment and Fishery Evaluation Document for the Pacific Coast Salmon Fishery Management Plan’’ and to consider any other estimation or methodology issues pertinent to the 2020 ocean salmon fisheries. The STT may also discuss additional topics and work as time allows, including but not limited to the Fishery Management Plan Amendment 20, the methodology review on Willapa Bay coho abundance forecasts, and Klamath Dam removal. February 18–21, 2020: The STT will meet at the Pacific Council office in a public work session to draft ‘‘Preseason Report I—Stock Abundance Analysis and Environmental Assessment Part 1 for 2020 Ocean Salmon Fishery Regulations’’ and to consider any other estimation or methodology issues pertinent to the 2020 ocean salmon fisheries. The STT may also discuss additional topics as time allows, including but not limited to the Fishery Management Plan Amendment 20, the methodology review on Willapa Bay coho abundance forecasts, and Klamath Dam removal. March 23–24, 2020: Public hearings will be held to receive comments on the proposed ocean salmon fishery management alternatives adopted by the Pacific Council. Written comments received at the public hearings and a summary of oral comments heard at the hearings will be provided to the Pacific Council at its April meeting. All public hearings begin at 7 p.m. on the dates and locations specified below: March 23, 2020: Chateau Westport, Beach Room, 710 West Hancock, Westport, WA 98595, telephone: (360) 268–9101. March 23, 2020: Red Lion Hotel, South Umpqua Room, 1313 North Bayshore Drive, Coos Bay, OR 97420, telephone: (541) 267–4141. March 24, 2020: Red Lion Hotel, Redwood Ballroom, 1929 4th Street, PO 00000 Frm 00028 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 70955 Eureka, CA 95501, telephone: (707) 445–0844. Although non-emergency issues not contained in the STT meeting agendas may come before the STT for discussion, those issues may not be the subject of formal STT action during these meetings. STT action will be restricted to those issues specifically listed in this document and to any issues arising after publication of this document requiring emergency action under Section 305(c) of the MagnusonStevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act, provided the public has been notified of the STT’s intent to take final action to address the emergency. Special Accommodations These public meetings and hearings 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) 820–2280 (voice), or (503) 820–2299 (fax) at least ten days prior to the meeting date. Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq. Dated: December 19, 2019. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2019–27810 Filed 12–23–19; 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: Papaha¯naumokua¯kea Marine National Monument Permit Application and Reports for Permits. OMB Control Number: 0648–0548. Form Number(s): None. Type of Request: Regular. Number of Respondents: 411. Average Hours per Response: Research, Conservation and Management and Education (‘‘general’’ permits), 5 hours; Special Ocean Use permits, 10 hours; Native Hawaiian Practices permits, 8 hours; Recreation permits, 6 hours; permit amendment E:\FR\FM\26DEN1.SGM 26DEN1 khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES 70956 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 247 / Thursday, December 26, 2019 / Notices requests and final reports, 10 hours; and annual reports, 5 hours. Burden Hours: 1,343. Needs and Uses: President Bush established the Papaha¯naumokua¯kea Marine National Monument (Monument) by issuing Presidential Proclamation 8031 (Proclamation) on June 15, 2006, (71 FR 36443, June 26, 2006) under the authority of the Antiquities Act (Act) (16 U.S.C. 431). The Proclamation reserves all lands and interests in lands owned or controlled by the Government of the United States in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (NWHI), including emergent and submerged lands and waters, out to a distance of approximately 50 nautical miles (nmi) from the islands. The boundaries of the Monument as described in Presidential Proclamation 8031 are 100 miles wide and extend approximately 1200 miles around coral islands, seamounts, banks, and shoals. The area includes the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands Coral Reef Ecosystem Reserve, the Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge, the Hawaiian Islands National Wildlife Refuge, and the Battle of Midway National Memorial. The Proclamation includes restrictions and prohibitions regarding activities in the Monument consistent with the authority provided by the Act. The Proclamation prohibits access to the Monument except when passing through the Monument without interruption or as allowed under a permit issued by the agencies. Vessels passing through the Monument without interruption are required to notify the agencies upon entering into and leaving the Monument. Individuals wishing to access the Monument to conduct certain regulated activities must first apply for and be granted a permit issued by the agencies pursuant to the Proclamation. Applicants must also certify compliance with certain vessel monitoring system requirements. The information submitted in permit applications will, in general, only be used at the time the application is submitted to make a final decision on the application. Some of the information may also be used subsequent to the initial decision making to inform management actions or decision making. For example, a survey of a project location by one permit applicant may be used by the agencies in the future to respond to a vessel grounding in the same area in addition to facilitating the agencies’ decision on that application. Information submitted in a report will be used to periodically assess the permittee’s compliance with permit terms and conditions and to VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:53 Dec 23, 2019 Jkt 250001 assist in evaluating the appropriateness of the permitted activity. Affected Public: Individuals, nonprofit institutions; Federal, State, local, government, Native Hawaiian organizations; business or other forprofit organizations. Frequency: Permittees are required to submit a summary report due 30 days after the expiration of their permit; and an annual report due by 12/31 for each year their permit is active. Respondent’s Obligation: Required to retain benefits. 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, Department PRA Clearance Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer, Commerce Department. [FR Doc. 2019–27738 Filed 12–23–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–NK–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration [RTID 0648–XV158] The webinar meeting will begin at 10 a.m. Registration information will be posted on the Council’s website at https:// safmc.net/safmc-meetings/currentadvisory-panel-meetings/ as it becomes available. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Amendment 11 to the Shrimp Fishery Management Plan for the South Atlantic Region The draft regulatory amendment addresses transit provisions for shrimp vessels through federal waters that are closed to shrimp harvest due to cold weather. Advisory panel members will receive an overview of the amendment from Council staff, discuss, and provide recommendations as appropriate. Special Accommodations The meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for auxiliary aids should be directed to the Council office (see ADDRESSES) 5 days prior to the public meeting. Note: The times and sequence specified in this agenda are subject to change. Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq. Dated: December 19, 2019. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2019–27811 Filed 12–23–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE South Atlantic Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of a joint advisory panel meeting. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration AGENCY: The South Atlantic Fishery Management Council (Council) will hold a joint meeting of its Law Enforcement Advisory Panel, Deepwater Shrimp Advisory Panel, and Shrimp Advisory Panel via webinar to discuss proposed management action in Shrimp Amendment 11. DATES: The webinar meeting will be held on January 17, 2020, at 10 a.m. ADDRESSES: Council address: South Atlantic Fishery Management Council, 4055 Faber Place Drive, Suite 201, N Charleston, SC 29405. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kim Iverson, Public Information Officer, SAFMC; phone: (843) 571–4366 or toll free (866) SAFMC–10; fax: (843) 769– 4520; email: kim.iverson@safmc.net. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00029 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; Chesapeake Bay Watershed Environmental Literacy Indicator Tool National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Department of Commerce, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. DATES: To ensure consideration, written or on-line comments must be submitted on or before February 24, 2020. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Adrienne Thomas, PRA Officer, NOAA, 151 Patton Avenue, Room 159, Asheville, NC 28801 (or via the internet SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\26DEN1.SGM 26DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 247 (Thursday, December 26, 2019)]
[Notices]
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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: Papah[amacr]naumoku[amacr]kea Marine National Monument 
Permit Application and Reports for Permits.
    OMB Control Number: 0648-0548.
    Form Number(s): None.
    Type of Request: Regular.
    Number of Respondents: 411.
    Average Hours per Response: Research, Conservation and Management 
and Education (``general'' permits), 5 hours; Special Ocean Use 
permits, 10 hours; Native Hawaiian Practices permits, 8 hours; 
Recreation permits, 6 hours; permit amendment

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requests and final reports, 10 hours; and annual reports, 5 hours.
    Burden Hours: 1,343.
    Needs and Uses: President Bush established the 
Papah[amacr]naumoku[amacr]kea Marine National Monument (Monument) by 
issuing Presidential Proclamation 8031 (Proclamation) on June 15, 2006, 
(71 FR 36443, June 26, 2006) under the authority of the Antiquities Act 
(Act) (16 U.S.C. 431). The Proclamation reserves all lands and 
interests in lands owned or controlled by the Government of the United 
States in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (NWHI), including emergent 
and submerged lands and waters, out to a distance of approximately 50 
nautical miles (nmi) from the islands. The boundaries of the Monument 
as described in Presidential Proclamation 8031 are 100 miles wide and 
extend approximately 1200 miles around coral islands, seamounts, banks, 
and shoals. The area includes the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands Coral 
Reef Ecosystem Reserve, the Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge, the 
Hawaiian Islands National Wildlife Refuge, and the Battle of Midway 
National Memorial.
    The Proclamation includes restrictions and prohibitions regarding 
activities in the Monument consistent with the authority provided by 
the Act. The Proclamation prohibits access to the Monument except when 
passing through the Monument without interruption or as allowed under a 
permit issued by the agencies. Vessels passing through the Monument 
without interruption are required to notify the agencies upon entering 
into and leaving the Monument. Individuals wishing to access the 
Monument to conduct certain regulated activities must first apply for 
and be granted a permit issued by the agencies pursuant to the 
Proclamation. Applicants must also certify compliance with certain 
vessel monitoring system requirements.
    The information submitted in permit applications will, in general, 
only be used at the time the application is submitted to make a final 
decision on the application. Some of the information may also be used 
subsequent to the initial decision making to inform management actions 
or decision making. For example, a survey of a project location by one 
permit applicant may be used by the agencies in the future to respond 
to a vessel grounding in the same area in addition to facilitating the 
agencies' decision on that application. Information submitted in a 
report will be used to periodically assess the permittee's compliance 
with permit terms and conditions and to assist in evaluating the 
appropriateness of the permitted activity.
    Affected Public: Individuals, non-profit institutions; Federal, 
State, local, government, Native Hawaiian organizations; business or 
other for-profit organizations.
    Frequency: Permittees are required to submit a summary report due 
30 days after the expiration of their permit; and an annual report due 
by 12/31 for each year their permit is active.
    Respondent's Obligation: Required to retain benefits.
    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,
Department PRA Clearance Officer, Office of the Chief Information 
Officer, Commerce Department.
[FR Doc. 2019-27738 Filed 12-23-19; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 3510-NK-P