Notice of Request for a Revision of a Currently Approved Information Collection, 34715-34716 [2021-12736]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 123 / Wednesday, June 30, 2021 / Notices 2021 (86 FR 22384) is reopened. We will consider all comments that we receive on or before July 30, 2021. You may submit comments by either of the following methods: • Federal eRulemaking Portal: Go to http://www.regulations.gov and enter APHIS–2020–0021 in the Search field. Select the Documents tab, then select the Comment button in the list of documents. • Postal Mail/Commercial Delivery: Send your comment to Docket No. APHIS–2020–0021, Regulatory Analysis and Development, PPD, APHIS, Station 3A–03.8, 4700 River Road, Unit 118, Riverdale, MD 20737–1238. The petition and any comments we receive on this docket may be viewed at www.regulations.gov or in our reading room, which is located in room 1620 of the USDA South Building, 14th Street and Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC. Normal reading room hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, except holidays. To be sure someone is there to help you, please call (202) 799–7039 before coming. ADDRESSES: Ms. Cindy Eck, Biotechnology Regulatory Services, APHIS, 4700 River Road, Unit 147, Riverdale, MD 20737–1236; phone (301)851–3892; email: cynthia.a.eck@ usda.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: On April 28, 2021, we published in the Federal Register (86 FR 22384–22386, Docket No. APHIS–2020–0021) 1 a notice of intent to prepare an environmental impact statement regarding a request from Bayer seeking a determination of nonregulated status for maize developed using genetic engineering for dicamba, glufosinate, quizalofop, and 2,4dichlorophenoxyacetic acid resistance with tissue-specific glyphosate resistance facilitating the production of hybrid maize seed. Comments on the notice of intent were required to be received on or before May 28, 2021. We are reopening the comment period on Docket No. APHIS–2020–0021 for an additional 30 days from the date of publication of this notice. This action will allow interested persons additional time to prepare and submit comments. We will also consider all comments received between May 29, 2021 (the day after the close of the original comment period) and the date of this notice. jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 1 To view the notice, go to www.regulations.gov. Enter APHIS–2020–0021 in the Search field. VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:47 Jun 29, 2021 Jkt 253001 Done in Washington, DC, this 24th day of June 2021. Michael Watson, Acting Administrator, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service. [FR Doc. 2021–13904 Filed 6–29–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3410–34–P DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Foreign Agricultural Service Notice of Request for a Revision of a Currently Approved Information Collection Foreign Agricultural Service, Agriculture (USDA). ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice announces that the Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) intends to request a revision of a currently approved information collection for Sugar Import Licensing Programs. DATES: Comments should be received on or before August 30, 2021 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: FAS invites interested persons to submit comments on this notice by any of the following methods: b Federal eRulemaking Portal: This website provides the ability to type short comments directly into the comment field or attach a file for lengthier comments. Go to https:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the on-line instructions at the site for submitting comments. b Mail, hand delivery, or courier: William Janis, International Economist, Multilateral Affairs Division, Trade Policy and Geographic Affairs, Foreign Agricultural Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Room 5550, Stop 1070, 1400 Independence Ave. SW, Washington, DC 20250–1070. b Email: William.Janis@usda.gov. Include OMB Number 0551–0015 in the subject line of the message. All comments submitted must include the agency name and OMB Number below. Comments received in response to this docket will be made available for public inspection and posted without change, including any personal information, online at http:// www.regulations.gov and at the mail address listed above between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, except holidays. Persons with disabilities who require an alternative means for communication of information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, etc.) should contact Angela SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00003 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 34715 Ubrey (Human Resources, 202–772– 4836) or Constance Goodwin (Office of Civil Rights, 202–379–6431). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: William Janis at the address stated above, by telephone at (202) 720–2194 or by email at: William.Janis@usda.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Sugar Imported for Export as Refined Sugar or as Sugar-Containing Products or used in the Production of Certain Polyhydric Alcohols. OMB Number: 0551–0015. Expiration Date of Approval: August 31, 2021. Type of Request: Revision of a currently approved information collection. Abstract: The primary objective of the Sugar Import Licensing Program is to permit entry of raw cane sugar, unrestricted by the quantitative limit established by the sugar tariff-rate quota, for re-export in refined form or in sugar containing products or for production of certain polyhydric alcohols. As many as 250 licensees are currently eligible to participate in these programs. Estimate of Burden: The public reporting burden for each respondent resulting from information collection under the USDA Sugar Import Licensing Program varies in direct relation to the number and type of agreements entered into by such respondent. The estimated average reporting burden for the USDA Sugar Import Licensing Program is 0.26 hours per response. Under 7 CFR part 1530, the information collected is used by the licensing authority to manage, plan, evaluate, and account for program activities. The reports and records are required to ensure the proper operations of these programs. Respondents: Sugar refiners, manufacturers of sugar containing products, and producers of polyhydric alcohol. Estimated Number of Respondents: 146. Estimated Number of Responses per Respondent: 10. Estimated Total Annual Burden on Respondents: 388 hours. Request for Comments: The public is invited to submit comments and suggestions on all aspects of this information collection to help us to: (1) Evaluate whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of FAS’s functions, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) Evaluate the accuracy of FAS’s estimate of burden including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (3) Enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information to be collected; and E:\FR\FM\30JNN1.SGM 30JNN1 34716 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 123 / Wednesday, June 30, 2021 / Notices (4) 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. Copies of this information collection can be obtained from Ronald Croushorn, the Agency Information Collection Coordinator, at (202) 720–3038 or e– mail at Ron.Croushorn@usda.gov. All comments received in response to this notice, including names and addresses when provided, will be a matter of public record. Comments will be summarized and included in the submission for Office of Management and Budget approval. E-Government Act Compliance FAS is committed to complying with the E-Government Act of 2002 to promote the use of the internet and other information technologies to provide increased opportunities for citizen access to Government information and services, and for other purposes. Daniel Whitley, Acting Administrator, Foreign Agricultural Service. [FR Doc. 2021–12736 Filed 6–29–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3410–10–P DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Forest Service Information Collection: Forest Service Law Enforcement & Investigations Ride-Along Program Forest Service, Agriculture (USDA). ACTION: Notice; request for comment. AGENCY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the USDA Forest Service is seeking comments from all interested individuals and organizations on the renewal of a currently approved information collection, Forest Service Law Enforcement & Investigations RideAlong Program. DATES: Comments must be received in writing on or before August 30, 2021 to be assured of consideration. Comments received after that date will be considered to the extent practicable. ADDRESSES: Commenters are encouraged to submit comments by email, if possible. You may submit comments by any of the following methods: • Email: curtis.davis@usda.gov. • Mail: Director of Law Enforcement and Investigations, USDA Forest jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:47 Jun 29, 2021 Jkt 253001 Service, 1400 Independence Avenue SW, Mail Stop 1140, Washington, DC 20250–1140. • Hand Delivery/Courier: Director of Law Enforcement and Investigations, USDA Forest Service, 1400 Independence Avenue SW, Mail Stop 1140, Washington, DC 20250–1140. • Facsimile: 703–605–5114. The public may inspect comments received at USDA Forest Service Washington Office, Yates Building, 201 14th Street SW, Washington, DC; during normal business hours. Visitors must call ahead to 703–605–4690 to facilitate entry to the building. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Curtis Davis, Assistant Director Law Enforcement and Investigations, 912– 554–4268. Individuals who use telecommunication devices for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1–800–877–8339 twenty-four hours a day, every day of the year, including holidays. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Forest Service Law Enforcement & Investigations Ride-Along Program. OMB Number: 0596–0170. Expiration Date of Approval: November 30, 2022. Type of Request: Extension without revisions of an information collection. Abstract: This information collection is necessary for Forest Service Law Enforcement and Investigations (LEI) personnel to authorize a rider who applies to participate in the Ride-Along Program. The information collection also provides additional protection for LEI personnel who allow authorized riders to accompany them in boats, cars, trucks, or other vehicles. The purpose of this program is for citizens to learn about and observe Forest Service LEI tasks and activities. The program is intended to enhance Forest Service law enforcement community relationships, improve the quality of Forest Service customer service, and provide LEI personnel a recruitment tool. A rider shall complete two forms in order to participate. Form FS–5300–33 asks for the participant’s name, address, social security number, driver’s license number, work address, location of the Ride-Along, and the reason for the RideAlong. Law enforcement officers use form FS–5300–33 to conduct a minimum background check before authorizing a person to ride along. Form FS–5300–34 is signed by riders to exempt law enforcement officers and the Forest Service from damage, loss, or injury liability incurred during the rider’s participation in the program. If the information is not collected, riders PO 00000 Frm 00004 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 will be denied permission to ride along with Forest Service law enforcement personnel. Estimate of Annual Burden: FS–5300–33: 4 minutes FS–5300–34: 4 minutes Total: 8 minutes Type of Respondents: Citizens who want to learn about and observe Forest Service Law Enforcement and Investigation (LEI) tasks and activities. Estimated Annual Number of Respondents: 101. Estimated Annual Number of Responses per Respondent: 1. Estimated Total Annual Burden on Respondents: 13 hours. Comment is invited on: (1) Whether this collection of information is necessary for the stated purposes and the proper performance of the functions of the Agency, including whether the information will have practical or scientific utility; (2) the accuracy of the Agency’s estimate of the burden of the collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including the use of automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology. All comments received in response to this notice, including names and addresses when provided, will be a matter of public record. Comments will be summarized and included in the information collection submission for Office of Management and Budget approval. Tracy Perry, Director, Law Enforcement and Investigations. [FR Doc. 2021–13977 Filed 6–29–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3411–15–P COMMISSION ON CIVIL RIGHTS Notice of Public Meeting of the Nevada Advisory Committee U.S. Commission on Civil Rights. ACTION: Announcement of meeting. AGENCY: Notice is hereby given, pursuant to the provisions of the rules and regulations of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights (Commission) and the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) that the Nevada Advisory Committee (Committee) will hold a meeting via web conference on SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\30JNN1.SGM 30JNN1

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[Federal Register Volume 86, Number 123 (Wednesday, June 30, 2021)]
[Notices]
[Pages 34715-34716]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2021-12736]


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DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

Foreign Agricultural Service


Notice of Request for a Revision of a Currently Approved 
Information Collection

AGENCY: Foreign Agricultural Service, Agriculture (USDA).

ACTION: Notice and request for comments.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this 
notice announces that the Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) intends to 
request a revision of a currently approved information collection for 
Sugar Import Licensing Programs.

DATES: Comments should be received on or before August 30, 2021 to be 
assured of consideration.

ADDRESSES: FAS invites interested persons to submit comments on this 
notice by any of the following methods:
    [square] Federal eRulemaking Portal: This website provides the 
ability to type short comments directly into the comment field or 
attach a file for lengthier comments. Go to https://www.regulations.gov. Follow the on-line instructions at the site for 
submitting comments.
    [square] Mail, hand delivery, or courier: William Janis, 
International Economist, Multilateral Affairs Division, Trade Policy 
and Geographic Affairs, Foreign Agricultural Service, U.S. Department 
of Agriculture, Room 5550, Stop 1070, 1400 Independence Ave. SW, 
Washington, DC 20250-1070.
    [square] Email: [email protected]. Include OMB Number 0551-
0015 in the subject line of the message.
    All comments submitted must include the agency name and OMB Number 
below. Comments received in response to this docket will be made 
available for public inspection and posted without change, including 
any personal information, online at http://www.regulations.gov and at 
the mail address listed above between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday 
through Friday, except holidays.
    Persons with disabilities who require an alternative means for 
communication of information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, 
etc.) should contact Angela Ubrey (Human Resources, 202-772-4836) or 
Constance Goodwin (Office of Civil Rights, 202-379-6431).

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: William Janis at the address stated 
above, by telephone at (202) 720-2194 or by email at: 
[email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Sugar Imported for Export as Refined 
Sugar or as Sugar-Containing Products or used in the Production of 
Certain Polyhydric Alcohols.
    OMB Number: 0551-0015.
    Expiration Date of Approval: August 31, 2021.
    Type of Request: Revision of a currently approved information 
collection.
    Abstract: The primary objective of the Sugar Import Licensing 
Program is to permit entry of raw cane sugar, unrestricted by the 
quantitative limit established by the sugar tariff-rate quota, for re-
export in refined form or in sugar containing products or for 
production of certain polyhydric alcohols. As many as 250 licensees are 
currently eligible to participate in these programs.
    Estimate of Burden: The public reporting burden for each respondent 
resulting from information collection under the USDA Sugar Import 
Licensing Program varies in direct relation to the number and type of 
agreements entered into by such respondent. The estimated average 
reporting burden for the USDA Sugar Import Licensing Program is 0.26 
hours per response. Under 7 CFR part 1530, the information collected is 
used by the licensing authority to manage, plan, evaluate, and account 
for program activities. The reports and records are required to ensure 
the proper operations of these programs.
    Respondents: Sugar refiners, manufacturers of sugar containing 
products, and producers of polyhydric alcohol.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 146.
    Estimated Number of Responses per Respondent: 10.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden on Respondents: 388 hours.
    Request for Comments: The public is invited to submit comments and 
suggestions on all aspects of this information collection to help us 
to: (1) Evaluate whether the collection of information is necessary for 
the proper performance of FAS's functions, including whether the 
information will have practical utility; (2) Evaluate the accuracy of 
FAS's estimate of burden including the validity of the methodology and 
assumptions used; (3) Enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the 
information to be collected; and

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(4) 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. Copies of this information 
collection can be obtained from Ronald Croushorn, the Agency 
Information Collection Coordinator, at (202) 720-3038 or e-mail at 
[email protected].
    All comments received in response to this notice, including names 
and addresses when provided, will be a matter of public record. 
Comments will be summarized and included in the submission for Office 
of Management and Budget approval.

E-Government Act Compliance

    FAS is committed to complying with the E-Government Act of 2002 to 
promote the use of the internet and other information technologies to 
provide increased opportunities for citizen access to Government 
information and services, and for other purposes.

Daniel Whitley,
Acting Administrator, Foreign Agricultural Service.
[FR Doc. 2021-12736 Filed 6-29-21; 8:45 am]
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