Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request; National Fire Department Registry, 22235-22236 [2021-08702]

Download as PDF 22235 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 79 / Tuesday, April 27, 2021 / Notices State and county Location and case No. Collin (FEMA Docket No.: B– 2071). City of Frisco (19– 06–1387P). Collin (FEMA Docket No.: B– 2056). Collin and Dallas (FEMA Docket No.: B–2056). Town of Prosper (20– 06–0402P). Dallas (FEMA Docket No.: B– 2056). Dallas (FEMA Docket No.: B– 2056). City of Irving (20–06– 1079P). Denton (FEMA Docket No.: B– 2071). Denton (FEMA Docket No.: B– 2071). Lamar (FEMA Docket No.: B– 2071). Utah: Morgan (FEMA Docket No.: B– 2066). City of Carrollton (19– 06–3346P). Wisconsin: Brown (FEMA Docket No.: B– 2056). Brown (FEMA Docket No.: B– 2056). Buffalo (FEMA Docket No.: B– 2056). Chippewa (FEMA Docket No.: B– 2056). City of Dallas (20– 06–1079P). Unincorporated Areas of Dallas County (20–06–1079P). City of Lewisville (19– 06–3346P). City of Paris (19–06– 4007P). Unincorporated Areas Morgan County (20–08–0579P). Unincorporated Areas of Brown County (19–05–5377P). Village of Howard (20–05–2635P). Unincorporated Areas of Buffalo County (20–05–1547P). City of Chippewa Falls (20–05– 0796P). Chief executive officer of community Community map repository Date of modification The Honorable Jeff Cheney, Mayor, City of Frisco, George A. Purefoy Municipal Center, 6101 Frisco Square Boulevard, Frisco, TX 75034. The Honorable Ray Smith, Mayor, Town of Prosper, P.O. Box 307, Prosper, TX 75078. The Honorable Eric Johnson, Mayor, City of Dallas, City Hall, 1500 Marilla Street, Suite 5EN, Dallas, Texas 75201. George A. Purefoy Municipal Center, 6101 Frisco Square Boulevard, 3rd Floor, Frisco, TX 75034. Town Hall, 250 West 1st Street, Prosper, TX 75078. Feb. 22, 2021 ....... 480134 Dec. 23, 2020 ....... 480141 Trinity Watersheed Management Department/Floodplain and Drainage Management, 320 East Jefferson Boulevard, Room 307, Dallas, TX 75203. Capital Improvement Department, 825 West Irving Boulevard, Irving, TX 75060. Dallas County Public Works Department, 411 Elm Street, 4th Floor, Dallas, TX 75202. Dec. 11, 2020 ....... 480171 Dec. 11, 2020 ....... 480180 Dec. 11, 2020 ....... 480165 Engineering Department, 1945 East Jackson Road, Carrollton, TX 75006. Engineering Division, 151 West Church Street, Lewisville, TX 75057. City Hall, 135 Southeast 1st Street, Paris, TX 75460. Feb. 4, 2021 ......... 480167 Feb. 4, 2021 ......... 480195 Feb. 5, 2021 ......... 480427 Morgan County Community Development Department, 48 West Young Street, Morgan, UT 84050. Jan. 20, 2021 ....... 490092 Brown County Zoning Office, 305 East Walnut Street, Green Bay, WI 54301. Village Hall, 2456 Glendale Avenue, Green Bay, WI 54313. Nov. 24, 2020 ....... 550020 Nov. 27, 2020 ....... 550023 Buffalo County Courthouse, 407 South 2nd Street, Alma, WI 54610. City Hall, Inspection Zoning Office, 30 West Central Street, Chippewa Falls, WI 54729. Dec. 4, 2020 ......... 555547 Oct. 26, 2020 ....... 550044 The Honorable Rick Stopfer, Mayor, City of Irving, City Hall, 825 West Irving Boulevard, Irving, TX 75060. The Honorable Clay L. Jenkins, County Judge, Dallas County, Administration Building, 411 Elm Street, Dallas, TX 75202. The Honorable Kevin Falconer, Mayor, City of Carrollton, 1945 East Jackson Road, Carrollton, TX 75006. The Honorable Rudy Durham, Mayor, City of Lewisville, 151 West Church Street, Lewisville, TX 75057. The Honorable Dr. Steve Clifford, Mayor, City of Paris, P.O. Box 9037, Paris, TX 75461. Mr. Roland Haslam, Chair, Morgan County Board, 48 West Young Street, Morgan, UT 84050. Mr. Patrick Buckley, Chair, Brown County Board of Supervisors, P.O. Box 23600, Green Bay, WI 54305. Mr. Burt McIntyre, Village President, Village of Howard, 2456 Glendale Avenue, Green Bay, WI 54313. Mr. Dennis Bork, Chair, Buffalo County Board, P.O. Box 58, Alma, WI 54610. The Honorable Gregory Hoffman, Mayor, City of Chippewa Falls, 30 West Central Street, Chippewa Falls, WI 54729. [FR Doc. 2021–08693 Filed 4–26–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–12–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency [Docket ID: FEMA–2021–0014; OMB No. 1660–0070] Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request; National Fire Department Registry Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security. ACTION: 60-Day notice of revision and request for comments. jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: The Federal Emergency Management Agency, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public to take this opportunity SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:52 Apr 26, 2021 Jkt 253001 to comment on a revision of a currently approved information collection. In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice seeks comments concerning the use of a form to collect data for the development and continuation of the National Fire Department Registry. DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before June 28, 2021. ADDRESSES: To avoid duplicate submissions to the docket, please use only one of the following means to submit comments at www.regulations.gov under Docket ID FEMA—FEMA–2021–0014.Follow the instructions for submitting comments. All submissions received must include the agency name and Docket ID. Regardless of the method used for submitting comments or material, all submissions will be posted, without change, to the Federal eRulemaking Portal at http://www.regulations.gov, and will include any personal information you provide. Therefore, submitting this information makes it PO 00000 Frm 00106 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Community No. public. You may wish to read the Privacy and Security Notice that is available via a link on the homepage. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Gayle Kelch, Statistician, FEMA, United States Fire Administration, National Fire Data Center at (301) 447–1154 or email gayle.kelch@fema.dhs.gov. You may contact the Information Management Division for copies of the proposed collection of information at email address: FEMA-InformationCollections-Management@fema.dhs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Federal Fire Prevention and Control Act of 1974 (Pub. L. 93–498), as enacted in 15 U.S.C. Chap 49, provides for the gathering and analyzing of data as deemed useful and applicable for fire departments. The U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) receives many requests from fire service organizations and the general public for information related to fire departments, including total number of departments, number of stations per department, population protected, and number of firefighters. E:\FR\FM\27APN1.SGM 27APN1 22236 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 79 / Tuesday, April 27, 2021 / Notices The USFA also has a need for this information to guide programmatic decisions and produce mailing lists for USFA publications. Recommendations for the creation of the fire department census database came out of a Blue Ribbon Panel’s review of the USFA. The report included a review of the structure, mission, and funding of the USFA, future policies, programmatic needs, course development and delivery, and the role of the USFA to reflect changes in the fire service. As a result of those recommendations, the USFA is working to identify all fire departments in the United States to develop a database that will include information related to demographics, capabilities, and activities of fire departments Nationwide. In the fall of 2016, the USFA renamed the census to the National Fire Department Registry. In the fall of 2001, information was collected from 16,000 fire departments. Since the first year of the collection, an additional 11,225 departments have registered for a total of 27,225 fire departments. This leaves an estimated 2,775 departments still to respond. Additionally, about 5,445 current registered departments are contacted by USFA each year and are asked to provide updates to any previously submitted information. jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES Collection of Information Title: National Fire Department Registry. Type of Information Collection: Revision of a currently approved information collection. OMB Number: 1660–0070. FEMA Forms: FEMA Form 070–0–0– 1. Abstract: This collection seeks to identify fire departments in the United States to compile a database related to their demographics, capabilities, and activities. The database is used to guide programmatic decisions and provide information to the public and the fire service. Affected Public: State, local or tribal government. Estimated Number of Respondents: 6,370. Estimated Number of Responses: 6,370. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 1,293. Estimated Total Annual Respondent Cost: $9,840. Estimated Respondents’ Operation and Maintenance Costs: $0. Estimated Respondents’ Capital and Start-Up Costs: $0. Estimated Total Annual Cost to the Federal Government: $55,815. VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:52 Apr 26, 2021 Jkt 253001 Comments Comments may be submitted as indicated in the ADDRESSES caption above. Comments are solicited to (a) evaluate whether the proposed data collection is necessary for the proper performance of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (c) enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. Millicent L. Brown, Senior Manager, Records Management Branch, Office of the Chief Administrative Officer, Mission Support, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security. [FR Doc. 2021–08702 Filed 4–26–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–76–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency [Docket ID FEMA–2021–0002; Internal Agency Docket No. FEMA–B–2126] Proposed Flood Hazard Determinations Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: Comments are requested on proposed flood hazard determinations, which may include additions or modifications of any Base Flood Elevation (BFE), base flood depth, Special Flood Hazard Area (SFHA) boundary or zone designation, or regulatory floodway on the Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs), and where applicable, in the supporting Flood Insurance Study (FIS) reports for the communities listed in the table below. The purpose of this notice is to seek general information and comment regarding the preliminary FIRM, and where applicable, the FIS report that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has provided to the affected SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00107 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 communities. The FIRM and FIS report are the basis of the floodplain management measures that the community is required either to adopt or to show evidence of having in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). In addition, the FIRM and FIS report, once effective, will be used by insurance agents and others to calculate appropriate flood insurance premium rates for new buildings and the contents of those buildings. Comments are to be submitted on or before July 26, 2021. ADDRESSES: The Preliminary FIRM, and where applicable, the FIS report for each community are available for inspection at both the online location https://hazards.fema.gov/femaportal/ prelimdownload and the respective Community Map Repository address listed in the tables below. Additionally, the current effective FIRM and FIS report for each community are accessible online through the FEMA Map Service Center at https:// msc.fema.gov for comparison. You may submit comments, identified by Docket No. FEMA–B–2126, to Rick Sacbibit, Chief, Engineering Services Branch, Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration, FEMA, 400 C Street SW, Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–7659, or (email) patrick.sacbibit@fema.dhs.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Rick Sacbibit, Chief, Engineering Services Branch, Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration, FEMA, 400 C Street SW, Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–7659, or (email) patrick.sacbibit@fema.dhs.gov; or visit the FEMA Mapping and Insurance eXchange (FMIX) online at https:// www.floodmaps.fema.gov/fhm/fmx_ main.html. DATES: FEMA proposes to make flood hazard determinations for each community listed below, in accordance with section 110 of the Flood Disaster Protection Act of 1973, 42 U.S.C. 4104, and 44 CFR 67.4(a). These proposed flood hazard determinations, together with the floodplain management criteria required by 44 CFR 60.3, are the minimum that are required. They should not be construed to mean that the community must change any existing ordinances that are more stringent in their floodplain management requirements. The community may at any time enact stricter requirements of its own or pursuant to policies established by other SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\27APN1.SGM 27APN1

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[Federal Register Volume 86, Number 79 (Tuesday, April 27, 2021)]
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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Federal Emergency Management Agency

[Docket ID: FEMA-2021-0014; OMB No. 1660-0070]


Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; 
Comment Request; National Fire Department Registry

AGENCY: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland 
Security.

ACTION: 60-Day notice of revision and request for comments.

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SUMMARY: The Federal Emergency Management Agency, as part of its 
continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites 
the general public to take this opportunity to comment on a revision of 
a currently approved information collection. In accordance with the 
Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice seeks comments concerning 
the use of a form to collect data for the development and continuation 
of the National Fire Department Registry.

DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before June 28, 2021.

ADDRESSES: To avoid duplicate submissions to the docket, please use 
only one of the following means to submit comments at 
www.regulations.gov under Docket ID FEMA_FEMA-2021-0014.Follow the 
instructions for submitting comments.
    All submissions received must include the agency name and Docket 
ID. Regardless of the method used for submitting comments or material, 
all submissions will be posted, without change, to the Federal 
eRulemaking Portal at http://www.regulations.gov, and will include any 
personal information you provide. Therefore, submitting this 
information makes it public. You may wish to read the Privacy and 
Security Notice that is available via a link on the homepage.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Gayle Kelch, Statistician, FEMA, 
United States Fire Administration, National Fire Data Center at (301) 
447-1154 or email [email protected]. You may contact the 
Information Management Division for copies of the proposed collection 
of information at email address: [email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Federal Fire Prevention and Control Act 
of 1974 (Pub. L. 93-498), as enacted in 15 U.S.C. Chap 49, provides for 
the gathering and analyzing of data as deemed useful and applicable for 
fire departments. The U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) receives many 
requests from fire service organizations and the general public for 
information related to fire departments, including total number of 
departments, number of stations per department, population protected, 
and number of firefighters.

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The USFA also has a need for this information to guide programmatic 
decisions and produce mailing lists for USFA publications. 
Recommendations for the creation of the fire department census database 
came out of a Blue Ribbon Panel's review of the USFA. The report 
included a review of the structure, mission, and funding of the USFA, 
future policies, programmatic needs, course development and delivery, 
and the role of the USFA to reflect changes in the fire service. As a 
result of those recommendations, the USFA is working to identify all 
fire departments in the United States to develop a database that will 
include information related to demographics, capabilities, and 
activities of fire departments Nationwide. In the fall of 2016, the 
USFA renamed the census to the National Fire Department Registry. In 
the fall of 2001, information was collected from 16,000 fire 
departments. Since the first year of the collection, an additional 
11,225 departments have registered for a total of 27,225 fire 
departments. This leaves an estimated 2,775 departments still to 
respond. Additionally, about 5,445 current registered departments are 
contacted by USFA each year and are asked to provide updates to any 
previously submitted information.

Collection of Information

    Title: National Fire Department Registry.
    Type of Information Collection: Revision of a currently approved 
information collection.
    OMB Number: 1660-0070.
    FEMA Forms: FEMA Form 070-0-0-1.
    Abstract: This collection seeks to identify fire departments in the 
United States to compile a database related to their demographics, 
capabilities, and activities. The database is used to guide 
programmatic decisions and provide information to the public and the 
fire service.
    Affected Public: State, local or tribal government.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 6,370.
    Estimated Number of Responses: 6,370.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 1,293.
    Estimated Total Annual Respondent Cost: $9,840.
    Estimated Respondents' Operation and Maintenance Costs: $0.
    Estimated Respondents' Capital and Start-Up Costs: $0.
    Estimated Total Annual Cost to the Federal Government: $55,815.

Comments

    Comments may be submitted as indicated in the ADDRESSES caption 
above. Comments are solicited to (a) evaluate whether the proposed data 
collection is necessary for the proper performance of the agency, 
including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) 
evaluate the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the 
proposed collection of information, including the validity of the 
methodology and assumptions used; (c) enhance the quality, utility, and 
clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) minimize the burden 
of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including 
through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or 
other technological collection techniques or other forms of information 
technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses.

Millicent L. Brown,
Senior Manager, Records Management Branch, Office of the Chief 
Administrative Officer, Mission Support, Federal Emergency Management 
Agency, Department of Homeland Security.
[FR Doc. 2021-08702 Filed 4-26-21; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 9111-76-P