Information Collection Requirement; Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS); Describing Agency Needs; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request, 32019 [2020-11491]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 103 / Thursday, May 28, 2020 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Defense Acquisition Regulations System [Docket Number DARS–2020–0003; OMB Control Number 0704–0398] Information Collection Requirement; Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS); Describing Agency Needs; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense (DoD). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Defense Acquisition Regulations System has submitted to OMB for clearance, the following proposed revision and extension of a collection of information under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act. DATES: Consideration will be given to all comments received by June 29, 2020. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title and OMB Number: Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) Part 211, Describing Agency Needs, and Related Clause at 252.211; OMB Control Number 0704–0398. Type of Request: Revision and extension. Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit and not-for-profit institutions. Respondent’s Obligation: Required to obtain or retain benefits. Number of Respondents: 256. Responses per Respondent: About 254. Annual Responses: 65,000. Average Burden per Response: .25 hours, approximately. Annual Burden Hours: 16,250. Reporting Frequency: On occasion. Needs and Uses: This information collection pertains to DFARS clause 252.211–7007, Reporting of Government-Furnished Property, which requires contractors to report to the Item Unique Identification (IUID) Registry all Government-furnished property (GFP), as well as contractor receipt of nonserially managed items. ‘‘Serially managed item’’ means an item designated by DoD to be uniquely tracked, controlled, or managed in maintenance, repair, and/or supply systems by means of its serial number. The clause provides a list of specific data elements contractors are to report to the IUID registry, as well as procedures for updating the registry. DoD needs this information to strengthen the accountability and endto-end traceability of GFP within DoD. jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:32 May 27, 2020 Jkt 250001 Through electronic notification of physical receipt, DoD is made aware that GFP has arrived at the contractor’s facility. The DoD logistics community uses the information as a data source of available DoD equipment. In addition, the DoD organization responsible for contract administration uses the data to test the adequacy of the contractor’s property management system. Comments and recommendations on the proposed information collection should be sent to Ms. Jasmeet Seehra, DoD Desk Officer, at Oira_submission@ omb.eop.gov. Please identify the proposed information collection by DoD Desk Officer and the Docket ID number and title of the information collection. You may also submit comments, identified by docket number and title, by the following method: Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. DoD Clearance Officer: Ms. Angela James. Requests for copies of the information collection proposal should be sent to Ms. James at whs.mcalex.esd.mbx.dd-dod-informationcollections@mail.mil. Jennifer Lee Hawes, Regulatory Control Officer, Defense Acquisition Regulations System. [FR Doc. 2020–11491 Filed 5–27–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Defense Acquisition Regulations System [Docket Number DARS–2020–0012; OMB Control Number 0704–0232] Information Collection Requirement; Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement, Contract Pricing; Comment Request Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense (DoD). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Defense Acquisition Regulations System has submitted to OMB for clearance, the following proposed revision and extension of a collection of information under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act. DATES: Consideration will be given to all comments received by June 29, 2020. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title and OMB Number: Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) Subpart 215.4, Contract Pricing, and related clause at SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00017 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 32019 DFARS 252.215; OMB Control Number 0704–0232. Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit and not-for-profit institutions. Number of Respondents: 427. Responses per Respondent: 1 (approximately). Annual Responses: 427. Average Burden per Response: 40.7 (approximately). Annual Burden Hours: 17,400. Reporting Frequency: On occasion. Needs and Uses: The clause at DFARS 252.215–7002, Cost Estimating System Requirements, requires that certain large business contractors— • Establish an acceptable cost estimating system and disclose the estimating system to the administrative contracting officer (ACO) in writing; • Maintain the estimating system and disclose significant changes in the system to the ACO on a timely basis; and • Respond in writing to written reports from the Government that identify deficiencies in the estimating system. DoD contracting officers use this information to determine if the contractor has an adequate system for generating cost estimates, which forecasts costs based on appropriate source information available at the time, and has the ability to monitor the correction of significant deficiencies. The need for information collection decreases as contractor estimating systems improve and gain contracting officer approval. Comments and recommendations on the proposed information collection should be sent to Ms. Jasmeet Seehra, DoD Desk Officer, at Oira_submission@ omb.eop.gov. Please identify the proposed information collection by DoD Desk Officer and the Docket ID number and title of the information collection. You may also submit comments, identified by docket number and title, by the following method: Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. DoD Clearance Officer: Ms. Angela James. Requests for copies of the information collection proposal should be sent to Ms. James at whs.mcalex.esd.mbx.dd-dod-informationcollections@mail.mil. Jennifer Lee Hawes, Regulatory Control Officer, Defense Acquisition Regulations System. [FR Doc. 2020–11485 Filed 5–27–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P E:\FR\FM\28MYN1.SGM 28MYN1

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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Defense Acquisition Regulations System

[Docket Number DARS-2020-0003; OMB Control Number 0704-0398]


Information Collection Requirement; Defense Federal Acquisition 
Regulation Supplement (DFARS); Describing Agency Needs; Submission for 
OMB Review; Comment Request

AGENCY: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense 
(DoD).

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Defense Acquisition Regulations System has submitted to 
OMB for clearance, the following proposed revision and extension of a 
collection of information under the provisions of the Paperwork 
Reduction Act.

DATES: Consideration will be given to all comments received by June 29, 
2020.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    Title and OMB Number: Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation 
Supplement (DFARS) Part 211, Describing Agency Needs, and Related 
Clause at 252.211; OMB Control Number 0704-0398.
    Type of Request: Revision and extension.
    Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit and not-for-profit 
institutions.
    Respondent's Obligation: Required to obtain or retain benefits.
    Number of Respondents: 256.
    Responses per Respondent: About 254.
    Annual Responses: 65,000.
    Average Burden per Response: .25 hours, approximately.
    Annual Burden Hours: 16,250.
    Reporting Frequency: On occasion.
    Needs and Uses: This information collection pertains to DFARS 
clause 252.211-7007, Reporting of Government-Furnished Property, which 
requires contractors to report to the Item Unique Identification (IUID) 
Registry all Government-furnished property (GFP), as well as contractor 
receipt of non-serially managed items. ``Serially managed item'' means 
an item designated by DoD to be uniquely tracked, controlled, or 
managed in maintenance, repair, and/or supply systems by means of its 
serial number. The clause provides a list of specific data elements 
contractors are to report to the IUID registry, as well as procedures 
for updating the registry. DoD needs this information to strengthen the 
accountability and end-to-end traceability of GFP within DoD. Through 
electronic notification of physical receipt, DoD is made aware that GFP 
has arrived at the contractor's facility. The DoD logistics community 
uses the information as a data source of available DoD equipment. In 
addition, the DoD organization responsible for contract administration 
uses the data to test the adequacy of the contractor's property 
management system.
    Comments and recommendations on the proposed information collection 
should be sent to Ms. Jasmeet Seehra, DoD Desk Officer, at 
[email protected]. Please identify the proposed information 
collection by DoD Desk Officer and the Docket ID number and title of 
the information collection.
    You may also submit comments, identified by docket number and 
title, by the following method: Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments.
    DoD Clearance Officer: Ms. Angela James. Requests for copies of the 
information collection proposal should be sent to Ms. James at [email protected].

Jennifer Lee Hawes,
Regulatory Control Officer, Defense Acquisition Regulations System.
[FR Doc. 2020-11491 Filed 5-27-20; 8:45 am]
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