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Agency Information Collection Activities: Announcement of Board Approval Under Delegated Authority and Submission to OMB
Document Number: E7-23307
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-12-03
Agency: Federal Reserve System, Agencies and Commissions
Background. Notice is hereby given of the final approval of proposed information collection by the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (Board) under OMB delegated authority, as per 5 CFR 1320.16 (OMB Regulations on Controlling Paperwork Burdens on the Public). Board-approved collections of information are incorporated into the official OMB inventory of currently approved collections of information. Copies of the Paperwork Reduction Act Submission, supporting statements and approved collection of information instrument(s) are placed into OMB's public docket files. The Federal Reserve may not conduct or sponsor, and the respondent is not required to respond to, an information collection that has been extended, revised, or implemented on or after October 1, 1995, unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number.
Office of Management and Budget Approval of Public Information Collections
Document Number: E7-23280
Type: Rule
Date: 2007-12-03
Agency: Federal Communications Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Communications Commission received Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for the information collections contained in sections 54.202 and 54.209 of the Commission's rules, 47 CFR 54.202 and 54.209 on October 14, 2005, as published in the Federal Register on November 2, 2005, at 70 FR 66407.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Notice of Intent To Renew Collection 3038-0026, Gross Collection of Exchange-Set Margins for Omnibus Accounts
Document Number: E7-23279
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-12-03
Agency: Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), 44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq., Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension of an existing collection of information, and to allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments on requirements relating to gross collection of Exchange-Set margins for Omnibus Accounts.
Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies
Document Number: E7-23273
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-12-03
Agency: Federal Reserve System, Agencies and Commissions
Notice of Public Information Collection(s) Being Reviewed by the Federal Communications Commission for Extension Under Delegated Authority, Comments Requested
Document Number: E7-23265
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-12-03
Agency: Federal Communications Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Communications Commission, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork burdens, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to (PRA) of 1995 (PRA), Public Law No. 104-13. An agency may not conduct or sponsor a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid control number. Subject to the PRA, no person shall be subject to any penalty for failing to comply with a collection of information that does not display a valid control number. Comments are requested concerning (a) whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Commission, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the Commission's burden estimate; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on the respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology.
Notice of Public Information Collection(s) Being Reviewed by the Federal Communications Commission, Comments Requested
Document Number: E7-23262
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-12-03
Agency: Federal Communications Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Communications Commission, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork burdens, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to (PRA) of 1995 (PRA), Public Law No. 104-13. An agency may not conduct or sponsor a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid control number. Subject to the PRA, no person shall be subject to any penalty for failing to comply with a collection of information that does not display a valid control number. Comments are requested concerning (a) whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Commission, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the Commission's burden estimate; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on the respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology.
Radio Broadcasting Services; Hemet, CA
Document Number: E7-23261
Type: Rule
Date: 2007-12-03
Agency: Federal Communications Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Audio Division grants a Petition for Rule Making filed by Southern California Public Radio, requesting the reservation of vacant Channel 273A at Hemet, California for noncommercial educational use. The reference coordinates for Channel *273A at Hemet, California are 33-44-44 NL and 116-59-18 WL.
Notice of Public Information Collection(s) Being Reviewed by the Federal Communications Commission for Extension Under Delegated Authority, Comments Requested
Document Number: E7-23260
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-12-03
Agency: Federal Communications Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Communications Commission, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork burden invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on the following information collection(s), as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13. An agency may not conduct or sponsor a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid control number. No person shall be subject to any penalty for failing to comply with a collection of information subject to the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) that does not display a valid control number. Comments are requested concerning (a) whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Commission, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the Commission's burden estimate; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on the respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology.
Notice of Public Information Collection(s) Being Submitted for Review to the Office of Management and Budget
Document Number: E7-23259
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-12-03
Agency: Federal Communications Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Communications Commission, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork burden invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on the following information collection(s), as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Public Law 104-13. An agency may not conduct or sponsor a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid control number. No person shall be subject to any penalty for failing to comply with a collection of information subject to the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) that does not display a valid control number. Comments are requested concerning (a) whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Commission, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the Commission's burden estimate; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on the respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology.
Radio Broadcasting Services; Bokchito and Clayton, OK
Document Number: E7-23256
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2007-12-03
Agency: Federal Communications Commission, Agencies and Commissions
This document dismisses a petition for rule making filed by Charles Crawford (``Petitioner''), proposing to allot Channel 241A at Bokchito, Oklahoma and to substitute Channel 263A for vacant Channel 241A at Clayton, Oklahoma, pursuant to Petitioner's request for withdrawal. The document therefore terminates the proceeding.
Ferrovanadium From China and South Africa
Document Number: E7-23226
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-12-03
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission hereby gives notice that it has instituted reviews pursuant to section 751(c) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1675(c)) (the Act) to determine whether revocation of the antidumping duty orders on ferrovanadium from China and South Africa would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury. Pursuant to section 751(c)(2) of the Act, interested parties are requested to respond to this notice by submitting the information specified below to the Commission; \1\ to be assured of consideration, the deadline for responses is January 22, 2008. Comments on the adequacy of responses may be filed with the Commission by February 15, 2008. For further information concerning the conduct of these reviews and rules of general application, consult the Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure, part 201, subparts A through E (19 CFR part 201), and part 207, subparts A, D, E, and F (19 CFR part 207).
Sunshine Act Notices
Document Number: 07-5931
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-12-03
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice of the December 12, 2007 Millennium Challenge Corporation Board of Directors Meeting; Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 07-5922
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-12-03
Agency: Millennium Challenge Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
Information Collection; Prohibition on Acquisition of Products Produced by Forced or Indentured Child Labor
Document Number: 07-5918
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-12-03
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Department of Defense
Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Secretariat will be submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve an extension of a currently approved information collection requirement regarding prohibition on acquisition of products produced by forced or indentured child labor. The clearance currently expires on January 31, 2008.
Federal Acquisition Regulation; Information Collection; Acquisition of Helium
Document Number: 07-5917
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-12-03
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Department of Defense
Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Secretariat will be submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve an extension of a currently approved information collection requirement concerning acquisition of helium. The clearance currently expires on February 29, 2008. Public comments are particularly invited on: Whether this collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of functions of the FAR, and whether it will have practical utility; whether our estimate of the public burden of this collection of information is accurate, and based on valid assumptions and methodology; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and ways in which we can minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, through the use of appropriate technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology.
Facility Tours
Document Number: 07-5893
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-12-03
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
On Tuesday, December 4, and Wednesday, December 5, 2007, Postal Regulatory Commissioners and advisory staff members will tour the United Parcel Service facility in Louisville, Kentucky and meet with company officials. The purpose of the tour is to observe company operations.
Radio Broadcasting Services; Humboldt, NE
Document Number: E7-23302
Type: Rule
Date: 2007-11-30
Agency: Federal Communications Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Audio Division, at the request of Cumulus Licensing LLC, allots Channel 272C3 at Humboldt, Nebraska, as the community's first local FM service. Channel 272C3 can be allotted to Humboldt, Nebraska, in compliance with the Commission's minimum distance separation requirements without site restriction at city reference coordinates: 40-09-51 North Latitude and 95-56-40 West Longitude.
Radio Broadcasting Services; Walden, CO
Document Number: E7-23301
Type: Rule
Date: 2007-11-30
Agency: Federal Communications Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Audio Division, at the request of Laramie Mountain Broadcasting, LLC, allots Channel 226C3 at Walden, Colorado, as the community's second local FM service. Channel 226C3 can be allotted to Walden, Colorado, in compliance with the Commission's minimum distance separation requirements with a site restriction of 20.6 km (12.8 miles) west of Walden, at the following reference coordinates: 40-42-01 North Latitude and 106-31-21 West Longitude.
Radio Broadcasting Services; Silverton, CO
Document Number: E7-23299
Type: Rule
Date: 2007-11-30
Agency: Federal Communications Commission, Agencies and Commissions
At the request of Laramie Mountain Broadcasting, LLC, Channel 281A is allotted at Silverton, Colorado, as the community's second local aural transmission service. Channel 281A is allotted at Silverton, Colorado, without a site restriction at coordinates 37-48-43 NL and 107-39-50 WL.
Budget Rent-A-Car System, Inc.; Analysis of Proposed Consent Order to Aid Public Comment
Document Number: E7-23293
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-11-30
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The consent agreement in this matter settles alleged violations of federal law prohibiting unfair or deceptive acts or practices or unfair methods of competition. The attached Analysis to Aid Public Comment describes both the allegations in the draft complaint and the terms of the consent orderembodied in the consent agreementthat would settle these allegations.
Schering-Plough Corporation; Analysis of Agreement Containing Consent Orders to Aid Public Comment
Document Number: E7-23291
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-11-30
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The consent agreement in this matter settles alleged violations of federal law prohibiting unfair or deceptive acts or practices or unfair methods of competition. The attached Analysis to Aid Public Comment describes both the allegations in the draft complaint and the terms of the consent orderembodied in the consent agreementthat would settle these allegations.
Allocation of Assets in Single-Employer Plans; Valuation of Benefits and Assets; Expected Retirement Age
Document Number: E7-23270
Type: Rule
Date: 2007-11-30
Agency: Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
This rule amends the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation's regulation on Allocation of Assets in Single-Employer Plans by substituting a new table that applies to any plan being terminated either in a distress termination or involuntarily by the PBGC with a valuation date falling in 2008, and is used to determine expected retirement ages for plan participants. This table is needed in order to compute the value of early retirement benefits and, thus, the total value of benefits under the plan.
PBGC Flat Premium Rates
Document Number: E7-23269
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-11-30
Agency: Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
This notice informs the public of the PBGC flat premium rates for premium payment years beginning in 2008. These rates can be derived from information published elsewhere but are published in this notice for the convenience of the public.
Benefits Payable in Terminated Single-Employer Plans
Document Number: E7-23267
Type: Rule
Date: 2007-11-30
Agency: Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
This rule amends Appendix D to the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation's regulation on Benefits Payable in Terminated Single- Employer Plans by adding the maximum guaranteeable pension benefit that may be paid by the PBGC with respect to a plan participant in a single- employer pension plan that terminates in 2008. The amendment is necessary because the maximum guarantee amount changes each year, based on changes in the contribution and benefit base under section 230 of the Social Security Act. The effect of the amendment is to advise plan administrators, participants and beneficiaries of the increased maximum guarantee amount for 2008.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Request and Comment Request
Document Number: E7-23253
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-11-30
Agency: Social Security Administration, Agencies and Commissions
Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Subcommittee Meeting on Safety Research Program; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: E7-23251
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-11-30
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Clarification of Scope of Procurement List Additions; 2007 Commodities Procurement List; Quarterly Update of the A-List and Movement of Products Between the A-List, B-List and C-List
Document Number: E7-23238
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-11-30
Agency: Committee for Purchase From People Who Are Blind or Severely Disabled, Agencies and Commissions
The Committee for Purchase From People Who Are Blind or Severely Disabled, in accordance with the procedures published on December 1, 2006 (71 FR 69535-69538), has updated the scope of the Program's procurement preference requirements for the products listed below between and among the Committee's A-list, B-list and C-list. A- list products are suitable for the Total Government Requirement as aggregated by the General Services Administration, the B-list are those products suitable for the Broad Government Requirement as aggregated by the General Services Administration, and C-list products are suitable for the requirements of one or more specified agency(ies). The lists below track changes to A-, B-, C-designations that occurred between August 27, 2007 and November 26, 2007. If not currently available, the A-List products listed below will be available for purchase through the GSA Global Supply system and JWOD-authorized commercial distributors on or about January 1, 2008.
Procurement List; Additions
Document Number: E7-23237
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-11-30
Agency: Committee for Purchase From People Who Are Blind or Severely Disabled, Agencies and Commissions
This action adds to the Procurement List products to be furnished by nonprofit agencies employing persons who are blind or have other severe disabilities.
Procurement List; Proposed Addition and Deletions
Document Number: E7-23236
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-11-30
Agency: Committee for Purchase From People Who Are Blind or Severely Disabled, Agencies and Commissions
The Committee is proposing to add to the Procurement List a service to be furnished by nonprofit agencies employing persons who are blind or have other severe disabilities, and to delete products and services previously furnished by such agencies. Comments must be Received on or Before: December 30, 2007.
U.S.-Israel Agricultural Trade: Probable Economic Effect on U.S. and Israeli Agricultural Industries of Conducting Such Trade in a Free Trade Environment
Document Number: E7-23224
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-11-30
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Following receipt on October 23, 2007, of a request from the United States Trade Representative (USTR) under section 332(g) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1332(g)), the Commission instituted investigation No. 332-494, U.S.-Israel Agricultural Trade: Probable Economic Effect on U.S. and Israeli Agricultural Industries of Conducting Such Trade in a Free Trade Environment.
Polyethylene Terephthalate Film, Sheet, and Strip From Brazil, China, Thailand, and the United Arab Emirates
Document Number: E7-23223
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-11-30
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Revised Regulatory Guides: Impending Issuance, Availability
Document Number: E7-23221
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-11-30
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
In the Matter of: Certain Wireless Communication Chips and Chipsets, and Products Containing Same, Including Wireless Handsets and Network Interface Cards; Notice of Commission Determination Not To Review an Initial Determination Granting Respondent's Motion To Terminate the Investigation Due to a Pending Arbitration
Document Number: E7-23220
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-11-30
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has determined not to review the presiding administrative law judge's (``ALJ'') initial determination (``ID'') (Order No. 5) granting respondent's motion to terminate the investigation due to a pending arbitration.
National Science Board; NSB Public Service Award Committee; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: E7-23212
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-11-30
Agency: National Science Foundation, Agencies and Commissions
Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: E7-23210
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-11-30
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: E7-23209
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-11-30
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: E7-23208
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-11-30
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
John Hancock Life Insurance Company, et al.
Document Number: E7-23205
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-11-30
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Applicants hereby apply for an order of exemption pursuant to Section 17(b) of the 1940 Act to permit in-kind purchases in connection with a substitution as described herein. Filing Date: The application was filed on August 6, 2007 and amended and restated on November 19, 2007. Hearing or Notification of Hearing: An order granting the application will be issued unless the Commission orders a hearing. Interested persons may request a hearing by writing to the Secretary of the Commission and serving Applicants with a copy of the request personally or by mail. Hearing requests must be received by the Commission by 5:30 p.m. on December 20, 2007, and should be accompanied by proof of service on Applicants in the form of an affidavit or, for lawyers, a certificate of service. Hearing requests should state the nature of the requester's interest, the reason for the request, and the issues contested. Persons who wish to be notified of a hearing may request notification by writing to the Secretary of the Commission.