Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for Review and Approval; Comment Request; Alaska Region Pacific Halibut Fisheries: Charter, 40990 [2020-14676]

Download as PDF 40990 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 131 / Wednesday, July 8, 2020 / Notices Dated: July 1, 2020. Donna S. Wieting, Director, Office of Protected Resources, National Marine Fisheries Service. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration [FR Doc. 2020–14628 Filed 7–7–20; 8:45 am] Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for Review and Approval; Comment Request; Alaska Region Pacific Halibut Fisheries: Charter BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration [RTID 0648–XA262] New England Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting; Correction National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of a correction to a public meeting. AGENCY: The New England Fishery Management Council (Council) is scheduling a joint public meeting of its Ecosystem-Based Fishery Management (EBFM) Committee via webinar to consider actions affecting New England fisheries in the exclusive economic zone (EEZ). Recommendations from this group will be brought to the full Council for formal consideration and action, if appropriate. SUMMARY: This webinar will be held on Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at 9.30 a.m. Webinar registration URL information: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/ register/3710429939133088527. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held via webinar. Council address: New England Fishery Management Council, 50 Water Street, Mill 2, Newburyport, MA 01950. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Thomas A. Nies, Executive Director, New England Fishery Management Council; telephone: (978) 465–0492. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The original notice published in the Federal Register on July 2, 2020 (85 FR 39886). The original notice stated the meeting would be held on July 16, 2020. This notice corrects the date of the meeting to be held on July 21, 2020. All other previously published information remains the same. DATES: jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq. Dated: July 2, 2020. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2020–14700 Filed 7–7–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:17 Jul 07, 2020 Jkt 250001 The Department of Commerce will submit the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, on or after the date of publication of this notice. We invite the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on proposed, and continuing information collections, which helps us assess the impact of our information collection requirements and minimize the public’s reporting burden. Public comments were previously requested via the Federal Register on 02/24/2020 (85 FR 10413) during a 60-day comment period. This notice allows for an additional 30 days for public comments. Agency: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Title: Alaska Region Pacific Halibut Fisheries: Charter. OMB Control Number: 0648–0575. Form Number(s): None. Type of Request: Regular submission [extension of a current information collection, revision]. Number of Respondents: 656. Average Hours per Response: 15 minutes for Application for Annual Registration of Charter Halibut Permits (CHPs); 0.5 hour for Application of Military CHP; 2 hours for Application for Transfer of CHP; 1.5 hours for Application for Transfer Between IFQ and GAF and Issuance of GAF Permit; 5 minutes for GAF Landing Report; 2 minutes for GAF Permit Log; 4 minutes for ADF&G Saltwater Sport Fishing Charter Trip Logbook; and 4 hours for Appeals. Total Annual Burden Hours: 3,494 hours. Needs and Uses: NMFS manages the charter halibut fishery off Alaska under the Charter Halibut Limited Access Program (CHLAP) and the Pacific Halibut Catch Sharing Plan (CSP). This collection of information is necessary for NMFS to manage and administer the charter halibut fishery under the CHLAP and the CSP, and to allow fishery participants to register, transfer, and utilize their fishery privileges and other program features. This collection is an essential part of the sustainable PO 00000 Frm 00029 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 management of the Pacific halibut fishery off Alaska, and is an integral element of ensuring regulatory compliance in the charter halibut fishing sector. This request is for extension and revision of OMB Control No. 0648–0575, and will merge OMB Control No. 0648–0592 into this collection. As a result, 0648–0575 will now contain logbook reporting, landing reports, applications for permits and transfers, and administrative appeals for the charter halibut fishery. Affected Public: Individuals; Business or other for-profit organizations; Not-forprofit institutions. Frequency: Annually; As needed. Respondent’s Obligation: Voluntary; Required to Obtain or Retain Benefits. Legal Authority: The Northern Pacific Halibut Act of 1982 (16 U.S.C. 773c) and the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act (16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq). This information collection request may be viewed at www.reginfo.gov. Follow the instructions to view the Department of Commerce collections currently under review by OMB. Written comments and recommendations for the proposed information collection should be submitted within 30 days of the publication of this notice on the following website www.reginfo.gov/ public/do/PRAMain. Find this particular information collection by selecting ‘‘Currently under 30-day Review—Open for Public Comments’’ or by using the search function and entering either the title of the collection or the OMB Control Number 0648–0575. Sheleen Dumas, Department PRA Clearance Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer, Commerce Department. [FR Doc. 2020–14676 Filed 7–7–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for Review and Approval; Comment Request; Marine Recreational Fishing Expenditure Survey The Department of Commerce will submit the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, on or after the date of publication E:\FR\FM\08JYN1.SGM 08JYN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration


Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the 
Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for Review and Approval; Comment 
Request; Alaska Region Pacific Halibut Fisheries: Charter

    The Department of Commerce will submit the following information 
collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for 
review and clearance in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 
1995, on or after the date of publication of this notice. We invite the 
general public and other Federal agencies to comment on proposed, and 
continuing information collections, which helps us assess the impact of 
our information collection requirements and minimize the public's 
reporting burden. Public comments were previously requested via the 
Federal Register on 02/24/2020 (85 FR 10413) during a 60-day comment 
period. This notice allows for an additional 30 days for public 
comments.
    Agency: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
    Title: Alaska Region Pacific Halibut Fisheries: Charter.
    OMB Control Number: 0648-0575.
    Form Number(s): None.
    Type of Request: Regular submission [extension of a current 
information collection, revision].
    Number of Respondents: 656.
    Average Hours per Response: 15 minutes for Application for Annual 
Registration of Charter Halibut Permits (CHPs); 0.5 hour for 
Application of Military CHP; 2 hours for Application for Transfer of 
CHP; 1.5 hours for Application for Transfer Between IFQ and GAF and 
Issuance of GAF Permit; 5 minutes for GAF Landing Report; 2 minutes for 
GAF Permit Log; 4 minutes for ADF&G Saltwater Sport Fishing Charter 
Trip Logbook; and 4 hours for Appeals.
    Total Annual Burden Hours: 3,494 hours.
    Needs and Uses: NMFS manages the charter halibut fishery off Alaska 
under the Charter Halibut Limited Access Program (CHLAP) and the 
Pacific Halibut Catch Sharing Plan (CSP). This collection of 
information is necessary for NMFS to manage and administer the charter 
halibut fishery under the CHLAP and the CSP, and to allow fishery 
participants to register, transfer, and utilize their fishery 
privileges and other program features. This collection is an essential 
part of the sustainable management of the Pacific halibut fishery off 
Alaska, and is an integral element of ensuring regulatory compliance in 
the charter halibut fishing sector. This request is for extension and 
revision of OMB Control No. 0648-0575, and will merge OMB Control No. 
0648-0592 into this collection. As a result, 0648-0575 will now contain 
logbook reporting, landing reports, applications for permits and 
transfers, and administrative appeals for the charter halibut fishery.
    Affected Public: Individuals; Business or other for-profit 
organizations; Not-for-profit institutions.
    Frequency: Annually; As needed.
    Respondent's Obligation: Voluntary; Required to Obtain or Retain 
Benefits.
    Legal Authority: The Northern Pacific Halibut Act of 1982 (16 
U.S.C. 773c) and the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and 
Management Act (16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq).
    This information collection request may be viewed at 
www.reginfo.gov. Follow the instructions to view the Department of 
Commerce collections currently under review by OMB.
    Written comments and recommendations for the proposed information 
collection should be submitted within 30 days of the publication of 
this notice on the following website www.reginfo.gov/public/do/PRAMain. 
Find this particular information collection by selecting ``Currently 
under 30-day Review--Open for Public Comments'' or by using the search 
function and entering either the title of the collection or the OMB 
Control Number 0648-0575.

Sheleen Dumas,
Department PRA Clearance Officer, Office of the Chief Information 
Officer, Commerce Department.
[FR Doc. 2020-14676 Filed 7-7-20; 8:45 am]
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