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Federal Register / Vol. 70, No.

36 / Thursday, February 24, 2005 / Notices 9111

I. Background Affected Public: Business or other for- in class PA, as part of a pilot project.
The Office of Workers’ Compensation profit; State, local or tribal government. Unlike traditional certificates of
Programs (OWCP) administers the Total Respondents: 7,000. registration, the certificates issued as
Federal Employees’ Compensation Act Total Annual responses: 7,000. part of the pilot project will not be
(FECA) and the Longshore and Harbor Estimated Total Burden Hours: 1,169. facsimiles of the applications for
Workers’ Compensation Act (LHWCA). Estimated Time Per Response: 10 registration, but will be electronically
These Acts provide vocational minutes. generated from data entered from the
rehabilitation services to eligible Frequency: On Occasion. applications. See 70 FR 3231 (January
workers with disabilities. Section Total Burden Cost (capital/startup): 21, 2005).
8104(a) of the FECA and Section 939(c) $0. In that announcement, the Office
of the LHWCA provides that eligible Total Burden Cost (operating/ included a discussion of the ‘‘Transition
injured workers are to be furnished maintenance): $0. Period’’ as follows:
Comments submitted in response to 4. Transition Period
vocational rehabilitation services, and Certificates in the new format will be
Section 8111(b) of the FECA and this notice will be summarized and/or
included in the request for Office of produced only for applications included in
Section 908(g) of the LHWCA provide the pilot project and initially received in the
that persons undergoing such vocational Management and Budget approval of the
Copyright Office on or after the start date,
rehabilitation receive maintenance information collection request; they will February 14, 2005. For applications for
allowances as additional compensation. also become a matter of public record. motion pictures and other class PA
Form OWCP–44 is used to collect Dated: February 17, 2005. audiovisual works already in process in the
information necessary to decide if Sue Blumenthal, Copyright Office on that date, including
those for which correspondence is pending,
maintenance allowances should Acting Chief, Branch of Management Review certificates will continue to be issued in the
continue to be paid. This information and Internal Control, Division of Financial current format, even after the pilot begins.
collection is currently approved for use Management, Office of Management,
However, in order to implement the
through August 31, 2005. Administration and Planning, Employment
Standards Administration. pilot project, the Office has modified its
II. Review Focus policy with respect to which
[FR Doc. 05–3494 Filed 2–23–05; 8:45 am]
applications will be included in the
The Department of Labor is BILLING CODE 4510–CF–P
project. The Office’s policy is as follows:
particularly interested in comments
which: 4. Transition Period
• Evaluate whether the proposed LIBRARY OF CONGRESS Certificates in the new format will be
collection of information is necessary produced only for applications included in
for the proper performance of the Copyright Office the pilot project, and processing in the pilot
functions of the agency, including will be gradually phased–in to cover more
[Docket No. 2005–1] and more applications for motion pictures
whether the information will have
practical utility; and other class PA audiovisual works. While
Registration of Claims to Copyright: the start date for the pilot is February 14,
• Evaluate the accuracy of the New Format for Certain Copyright 2005, some applications will be included in
agency’s estimate of the burden of the Registration Certificates the pilot which were received before that
proposed collection of information, date. Also, some applications received on or
including the validity of the AGENCY: Copyright Office, Library of after the start date will be processed under
methodology and assumptions used; Congress. the old procedures, and will be issued
• Enhance the quality, utility and ACTION: Policy decision, correction. certificates which are a copy of the
clarity of the information to be application.
collected; and SUMMARY: The Copyright Office Dated: February 17, 2005.
• Minimize the burden of the announces a modification to a policy David O. Carson,
collection of information on those who decision announced January 21, 2005,
General Counsel.
are to respond, including through the concerning changing the format of
certain copyright registration [FR Doc. 05–3578 Filed 2–23–05; 8:45 am]
use of appropriate automated,
certificates. The modification clarifies BILLING CODE 1410–30–S
electronic, mechanical, or other
technological collection techniques or how the Office will select applications
other forms of information technology, for registration to be included in a pilot
e.g., permitting electronic submissions program in which certificates of NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION
of responses. registration will be generated from
registration data scanned from the Agency Information Collection
III. Current Actions applications and stored in an electronic Activities: Comment Request
The Department of Labor seeks the information system. AGENCY:National Science Foundation.
approval of the extension of this FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jeff Submission for OMB Review;
ACTION:
information collection in order to gather Cole, Acting Reengineering Program comment request.
information to enable OWCP Manager, or Kent Dunlap, Principal
rehabilitation specialist to make Legal Advisor to the General Counsel. SUMMARY: The National Science
informed decisions on formal Telephone: (202) 707–8350. Telefax: Foundation (NSF) has submitted the
rehabilitation services for the disabled (202) 707–8366. following information collection
worker. requirement to OMB for review and
Type of Review: Extension. Correction clearance under the Paperwork
Agency: Employment Standards The Copyright Office recently Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104–
Administration. announced that it is changing the format 13. This is the second notice for public
Titles: Rehabilitation Action Plan. of certain copyright registration comment; the first was published in the
OMB Number: 1215–0182. certificates issued for motion pictures Federal Register at 69 FR 61409, and
Agency Numbers: OWCP–44. and other audiovisual works registered one comment was received. NSF is

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