Federal Register / Vol. 61, No. 226 / Thursday, November 21, 1996 / Notices
Committee House Ways and Means of the U.S. House of Representatives.
Theresa M. O’Malley, Acting Departmental Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 96–29866 Filed 11–20–96; 8:45 am]

for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; * Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; * Enhance the quality, utility, and clarification of the information to be collected; and * 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, e.g., permitting submissions of responses. Agency: Employment and Training Administration. Title: Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC). OMB Number: 1205–0new. Agency Number: ETA 9061–9064. Number of Responses: 7,800. Estimated Time per Response: 20 minutes. Total Burden Hours: 2,600. Affected Public: State, Local or Tribal Government. Total Burden Cost (capital/startup): 0. Total Burden Cost (operating/ maintaining): 0. Description: The Employment and Training Administration (ETA) has oversight responsibilities for the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) under the Small Business Jobs Protection Act of 1996 (Pub. L. 104–188). Data collected on the WOTC will be collected by the State Employment Security Agencies and provided to the U.S. Employment Service, Division of Planning and Operations, Washington, DC, through the appropriate Department of Labor regional office. The data will be used, primarily, to supplement IRS Form 8850, help expedite the processing of, either, employer requests for Certifications generated through IRS Form 8850 or issuance of Conditional Certifications (CCs) and processing of employer requests for Certifications as a result of individuals’ bearing SESAs or participating agencies’ generated CCs, help streamline SESAs verification mandated activities, aid and expedite the preparation of the quarterly reports, and provide a significant source of information for the Secretary’s Annual Report to Congress on the WOTC program. The data recorded through the use of these forms will also help in the preparation of an annul report to the

NATIONAL BANKRUPTCY REVIEW COMMISSION Meeting National Bankruptcy Review Commission. ACTION: Notice of public meeting.

Pension and Welfare Benefits Administration
[Exemption Application No. D–09988]

Proposed Class Exemption for Bank Collective Investment Fund Conversion Transactions Pension and Welfare Benefits Administration, Department of Labor (the Department). ACTION: Notice of technical correction.

On November 13, 1996, the Department published in the Federal Register (61 FR 58224) a notice of proposed class exemption (the Notice) which would permit an employee benefit plan (the Client Plan) to purchase shares of a registered investment company (the Fund), the investment adviser for which is a bank (the Bank) that serves as a fiduciary of the Client Plan, in exchange for plan assets transferred in-kind to the Fund from a collective investment fund maintained by the Bank. The Notice was filed on behalf of Federated Investors. With respect to the information included in the preamble to the Notice, the second column on page 58224 (after the paragraph captioned SUMMARY and prior to the paragraph captioned ADDRESSES) should be modified to contain the following new paragraph: ‘‘* * * DATES: Written comments and requests for a public hearing must be received by the Department on or before January 13, 1997.’’ FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Jan D. Broady or Mr. E. F. Williams, Office of Exemption Determinations, Pension and Welfare Benefits Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, Washington, D.C. at (202) 219– 8881 or 219–8194, respectively, or Ms. Susan E. Rees, Plan Benefits Security Division, Office of the Solicitor, U.S. Department of Labor, Washington, D.C., at (202) 219–4600, ext. 105. (These are not toll-free numbers.)
Signed at Washington, D.C., this 18th day of November, 1996. Ivan L. Strasfeld, Director, Office of Exemption Determinations, Pension and Welfare Benefits Administration. [FR Doc. 96–29778 Filed 11–20–96; 8:45 am]

Tuesday, December 17, 1996; 8:45 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. and Wednesday, December 18, 1996; 8:30 A.M. to 2:30 P.M. PLACE: U.S. House of Representatives Rayburn Office Building, Meeting Room: 2237, Located at the corner of Independence Avenue and South Capitol Street, Washington, D.C. STATUS: The meeting will be open to the public. MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: During its plenary sessions, the Commission will consider consumer bankruptcy, future claims, Chapter 11, pending matters (including venue proposal and Article I/ III issues) and initial proposals as well as general administrative matters; Commission working groups will consider the following substantive matters: small businesses, focusing on single asset real estate cases; consumer bankruptcy, including consumer education; and service and ethics— formulation of material adverse interest standard. An open forum for public participation will be held on Wednesday, December 18, 1996, from 8:30 A.M. to 9:30 A.M. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: It is recommended that the public use the South Capitol Street entrance to the meeting site at the U.S. House of Representatives Rayburn Office Building. Persons who would like to make an oral presentation to the Commission at the open forum may register in advance by calling the National Bankruptcy Review Commission at (202) 273–1813 no later than Monday, December 16, 1996, before 5:00 P.M. EST, by providing name, organization (if applicable), address and phone number, or register in person at the National Bankruptcy Review Commission registration desk at the meeting site. If the volume of requests to speak to the Commission at the open form exceeds the time available to accommodate all such requests, the speakers will be chosen on the basis of order of registration. Oral presentations may be limited to five minutes per speaker. Persons speaking are requested, but not required, to supply twenty (20) copies of their written statements prior to their presentations to the National Bankruptcy Review Commission,