Information Collection Requirement; Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement; DFARS Part 245, Government Property, and Related Clauses and Forms, 29758-29759 [2021-11638]

Download as PDF 29758 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 105 / Thursday, June 3, 2021 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Defense Acquisition Regulations System [Docket DARS–2021–0004; OMB Control Number 0704–0533] Information Collection Requirement; Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement; DFARS Part 249, Termination of Contracts, and a Related Clause at DFARS 252.249– 7002, Notification of Anticipated Contract Termination or Reduction 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 extension of a collection of information under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act. DATES: Consideration will be given to comments received by July 6, 2021. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title and OMB Number: Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) Part 249, Termination of Contracts, and a Related Clause at DFARS 252.249–7002, Notification of Anticipated Contract termination or Reduction; OMB Control Number 0704–0533. Type of Request: Extension. Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit and not-for profit institutions. Respondent’s Obligation: Required to obtain or retain benefits. Respondents: 42. Responses per Respondent: 6.19, approximately. Annual Responses: 260. Hours per response: 0.74, approximately. Estimated Hours: 193. Reporting Frequency: On occasion. Needs and Uses: Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) clause 252.249–7002, Notification of Anticipated Contract Termination or Reduction, is used in all contracts under a major defense program. This clause requires contractors, within 60 days after receipt of notice from the contracting officer of an anticipated termination or substantial reduction of a contract, to provide notice of the anticipated termination or substantial reduction to first-tier subcontractors with a subcontract valued at $700,000 or more. The clause also requires flowdown of the notice requirement to lower-tier subcontractors with a subcontract value at $150,000 or more. The purpose of this khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:23 Jun 02, 2021 Jkt 253001 requirement is to help establish benefit eligibility under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (29 U.S.C. chapter 32) for employees of DoD contractors and subcontractors adversely affected by contract termination or substantial reductions under major defense programs. Comments and recommendations on the proposed information collection should be sent to Ms. Susan Minson, 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 Duncan. Requests for copies of the information collection proposal should be sent to Ms. Duncan at whs.mcalex.esd.mbx.dd-dod-informationcollections@mail.mil. Jennifer D. Johnson, Regulatory Control Officer, Defense Acquisition Regulations System. [FR Doc. 2021–11623 Filed 6–2–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Defense Acquisition Regulations System [Docket Number DARS–2021–0013; OMB Control Number 0704–0246] Information Collection Requirement; Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement; DFARS Part 245, Government Property, and Related Clauses and Forms Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense (DoD). ACTION: Notice and request for comments regarding a proposed revision and extension of an approved information collection requirement. AGENCY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, DoD announces the proposed revision and extension of a public information collection requirement and seeks public comment on the provisions thereof. DoD invites comments on: Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of DoD, including whether the information will have practical utility; the accuracy of the estimate of the burden of the proposed information SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00022 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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 the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has approved this information collection requirement for use through September 30, 2021. DoD proposes that OMB extend its approval for three additional years. DATES: DoD will consider all comments received by August 2, 2021. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by OMB Control Number 0704–0246, using any of the following methods: Æ Federal eRulemaking Portal: https://www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. Æ Email: osd.dfars@mail.mil. Include OMB Control Number 0704–0246 in the subject line of the message. Æ Mail: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Attn: Ms. Kimberly Ziegler, OUSD(A&S)DPC/DARS, 3060 Defense Pentagon, Room 3B938, Washington, DC 20301–3060. Comments received generally will be posted without change to https:// www.regulations.gov, including any personal information provided. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Kimberly Ziegler, 571–372–6095. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title and OMB Number: Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) Part 245, Government Property, related clauses in DFARS 252, and related forms in DFARS 253; OMB Control Number 0704–0246. Type of Request: Revision. Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit and not-for profit institutions. Respondent’s Obligation: Required to obtain or retain benefits. Number of Respondents: 1,504. Responses per Respondent: 25, approximately. Annual Responses: 37,479. Average Burden per Response: 1 hour, approximately. Annual Response Burden Hours: 36,058. Reporting Frequency: On occasion. Needs and Uses: This requirement provides for the collection of information related to providing Government property to contractors; contractor use and management of Government property; and reporting, redistribution, and disposal of Government property. DFARS 245.302 concerns contracts with foreign governments or E:\FR\FM\03JNN1.SGM 03JNN1 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 105 / Thursday, June 3, 2021 / Notices international organizations. Paragraph (1)(i) requires contractors to request and obtain contracting officer approval before using Government property on work for foreign governments and international organizations. DFARS 245.604–3 concerns the sale of surplus Government property. Under paragraph (b), a contractor may be directed by the plant clearance officer to issue informal invitations for bids. Under paragraph (d), a contractor may be authorized by the plant clearance officer to purchase or retain Government property at less than cost if the plant clearance officer determines this method is essential for expeditious plant clearance. The contract clause at DFARS 252.245–7003, Contractor Property Management System Administration, prescribed at 245.107(5), addresses the requirement for contractors to respond in writing to initial and final determinations from the administrative contracting officer that identifies deficiencies in the contractor’s property management system. DD Form 1348–1A, DoD Single Line Item Release/Receipt Document, is prescribed at DFARS 245.7001–3 for use when authorized by the plant clearance officer. DD Form 1639, Scrap Warranty, is prescribed in the clause at DFARS 252.245–7004, Reporting, Reutilization, and Disposal. When scrap is sold by the contractor, after Government approval, the purchaser of the scrap material(s) may be required to certify, by signature on the DD Form 1639, that (i) the purchased material will be used only as scrap and (ii), if sold by the purchaser, the purchaser will obtain an identical warranty from the individual buying the scrap from the initial purchaser. The warranty contained in the DD Form 1639 expires five years from the date of the sale. Jennifer D. Johnson, Regulatory Control Officer, Defense Acquisition Regulations System. [FR Doc. 2021–11638 Filed 6–2–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Environmental Management SiteSpecific Advisory Board, Savannah River Site; Meeting Office of Environmental Management, Department of Energy. ACTION: Notice of open virtual meeting. AGENCY: This notice announces an online virtual meeting of the SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:23 Jun 02, 2021 Jkt 253001 Environmental Management SiteSpecific Advisory Board (EM SSAB), Savannah River Site. The Federal Advisory Committee Act requires that public notice of this online virtual meeting be announced in the Federal Register. Monday, June 28, 2021; 1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. ADDRESSES: Online Virtual Meeting: To attend, please send an email to: srscitizensadvisoryboard@srs.gov by no later than 4:00 p.m. ET on Friday, June 25, 2021. To Submit Public Comments: Public comments will be accepted via email prior to and after the meeting. Comments received by no later than 4:00 p.m. ET on Friday, June 25, 2021 will be read aloud during the virtual meeting. Comments will also be accepted after the meeting, by no later than 4:00 p.m. ET on Monday, July 5, 2021. Please submit comments to srscitizensadvisoryboard@srs.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Amy Boyette, Office of External Affairs, U.S. Department of Energy, Savannah River Operations Office, P.O. Box A, Aiken, SC 29802; Phone: (803) 952– 6120; email: srscitizensadvisoryboard@ gmail.com. DATES: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Purpose of the Board: The purpose of the Board is to make recommendations to DOE–EM and site management in the areas of environmental restoration, waste management, and related activities. Tentative Agenda —Chair Update —Deputy Designated Federal Officer Update —Board Discussion on Draft Recommendation, Revise the Member Appointment Process —Reading of Public Comments —Voting: Draft Recommendation, Revise the Member Appointment Process Public Participation: The online virtual meeting is open to the public. Written statements may be filed with the Board either before or after the meeting as there will not be opportunities for live public comment during this online virtual meeting. The Deputy Designated Federal Officer is empowered to conduct the meeting in a fashion that will facilitate the orderly conduct of business. Individuals wishing to submit public comments should email them as directed above. Minutes: Minutes will be available by writing or calling Amy Boyette at the PO 00000 Frm 00023 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 29759 address or telephone number listed above. Minutes will also be available at the following website: https:// cab.srs.gov/srs-cab.html. Signed in Washington, DC, on May 27, 2021. LaTanya Butler, Deputy Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2021–11601 Filed 6–2–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. CP20–493–000] Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company, L.L.C.; Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed East 300 Upgrade Project and Schedule for Environmental Review The staff of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC or Commission) will prepare an environmental impact statement (EIS) for the East 300 Upgrade Project (Project), proposed by Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company, L.L.C. (Tennessee) in Passaic and Sussex Counties, New Jersey and Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania. The EIS will tier off Commission staff’s Environmental Assessment (EA) and its findings and conclusions for the Project issued on February 19, 2021, and respond to comments filed on the EA.1 The EIS will assist the Commission in its consideration of the Project’s contribution to climate change and its decision-making process to determine whether Tennessee’s proposed Project is in the public convenience and necessity. The schedule for preparation of the EIS is discussed in the ‘‘Schedule for Environmental Review’’ section of this notice. The National Environmental Policy Act Process The production of the EIS is part of the Commission’s overall National Environmental Policy Act review process. Commission staff will independently analyze the proposed Project and prepare a draft EIS, which will be issued for public comment. Commission staff will consider all timely comments received during the comment period on the draft EIS and revise the document, as necessary, before issuing a final EIS. Any draft and 1 The EA for the Project is filed in Docket No. CP20–493–000 under Accession No. 20210219– 3034. E:\FR\FM\03JNN1.SGM 03JNN1

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[Federal Register Volume 86, Number 105 (Thursday, June 3, 2021)]
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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Defense Acquisition Regulations System

[Docket Number DARS-2021-0013; OMB Control Number 0704-0246]


Information Collection Requirement; Defense Federal Acquisition 
Regulation Supplement; DFARS Part 245, Government Property, and Related 
Clauses and Forms

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

ACTION: Notice and request for comments regarding a proposed revision 
and extension of an approved information collection requirement.

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SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, DoD 
announces the proposed revision and extension of a public information 
collection requirement and seeks public comment on the provisions 
thereof. DoD invites comments on: Whether the proposed collection of 
information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of 
DoD, including whether the information will have practical utility; the 
accuracy of the 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 the use of automated 
collection techniques or other forms of information technology. The 
Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has approved this information 
collection requirement for use through September 30, 2021. DoD proposes 
that OMB extend its approval for three additional years.

DATES: DoD will consider all comments received by August 2, 2021.

ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by OMB Control Number 
0704-0246, using any of the following methods:
    [cir] Federal eRulemaking Portal: https://www.regulations.gov. 
Follow the instructions for submitting comments.
    [cir] Email: [email protected]. Include OMB Control Number 0704-
0246 in the subject line of the message.
    [cir] Mail: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Attn: Ms. 
Kimberly Ziegler, OUSD(A&S)DPC/DARS, 3060 Defense Pentagon, Room 3B938, 
Washington, DC 20301-3060.
    Comments received generally will be posted without change to 
https://www.regulations.gov, including any personal information 
provided.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Kimberly Ziegler, 571-372-6095.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    Title and OMB Number: Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation 
Supplement (DFARS) Part 245, Government Property, related clauses in 
DFARS 252, and related forms in DFARS 253; OMB Control Number 0704-
0246.
    Type of Request: Revision.
    Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit and not-for profit 
institutions.
    Respondent's Obligation: Required to obtain or retain benefits.
    Number of Respondents: 1,504.
    Responses per Respondent: 25, approximately.
    Annual Responses: 37,479.
    Average Burden per Response: 1 hour, approximately.
    Annual Response Burden Hours: 36,058.
    Reporting Frequency: On occasion.
    Needs and Uses: This requirement provides for the collection of 
information related to providing Government property to contractors; 
contractor use and management of Government property; and reporting, 
redistribution, and disposal of Government property.
    DFARS 245.302 concerns contracts with foreign governments or

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international organizations. Paragraph (1)(i) requires contractors to 
request and obtain contracting officer approval before using Government 
property on work for foreign governments and international 
organizations.
    DFARS 245.604-3 concerns the sale of surplus Government property. 
Under paragraph (b), a contractor may be directed by the plant 
clearance officer to issue informal invitations for bids. Under 
paragraph (d), a contractor may be authorized by the plant clearance 
officer to purchase or retain Government property at less than cost if 
the plant clearance officer determines this method is essential for 
expeditious plant clearance.
    The contract clause at DFARS 252.245-7003, Contractor Property 
Management System Administration, prescribed at 245.107(5), addresses 
the requirement for contractors to respond in writing to initial and 
final determinations from the administrative contracting officer that 
identifies deficiencies in the contractor's property management system.
    DD Form 1348-1A, DoD Single Line Item Release/Receipt Document, is 
prescribed at DFARS 245.7001-3 for use when authorized by the plant 
clearance officer.
    DD Form 1639, Scrap Warranty, is prescribed in the clause at DFARS 
252.245-7004, Reporting, Reutilization, and Disposal. When scrap is 
sold by the contractor, after Government approval, the purchaser of the 
scrap material(s) may be required to certify, by signature on the DD 
Form 1639, that (i) the purchased material will be used only as scrap 
and (ii), if sold by the purchaser, the purchaser will obtain an 
identical warranty from the individual buying the scrap from the 
initial purchaser. The warranty contained in the DD Form 1639 expires 
five years from the date of the sale.

Jennifer D. Johnson,
Regulatory Control Officer, Defense Acquisition Regulations System.
[FR Doc. 2021-11638 Filed 6-2-21; 8:45 am]
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