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Federal Register / Vol. 62, No. 197 / Friday, October 10, 1997 / Notices
June 10, 1997. Neither the Department of Justice or the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention received any comments from the public. The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional 30 days for public comment until November 10, 1997. During this same time period, emergency review and approval of this information collection has been requested from OMB by October 8, 1997. If granted, the emergency approval is only valid for 45 days. All comments should be directed to OMB, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs: Attention: Mr. Patrick Boyd, 202–395–5871, Department of Justice Desk Officer, Washington, DC 20530. The Department of Justice request written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed information collection. Your comments should address one or more of the following four points: 1. Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility: 2. Evaluate the accuracy of the agencies estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; 3. Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and 4. Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including though the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. Overview of the information collection: 1. Type of information collection: New Collection. 2. Title of information collection: 1996 National Youth Gang Survey. 3. The agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the Department sponsoring the collection: None. Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, Office of Justice Programs, United States Department of Justice. 4. Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary—State or Local law enforcement agencies (mainly, police and sheriff’s departments, and in rare cases, state law enforcement agencies). Other—None. This collection of information will gather information related to youth and their activities for research and assessment purposes. 5. An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: Survey—Version A: 4,000 respondents; 5 minutes to respond Survey—Version B: 4,000 respondents; 10 minutes to respond 6. An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: 1,000 hours. If additional information is required contact: Mr. Robert B. Briggs, Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, Justice Management Division, Information Management and Security Staff, Suite 850, Washington Center Building, 1001 G Street, NW, Washington, DC 20530.
Dated: October 6, 1997. Robert B. Briggs, Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice. [FR Doc. 97–26977 Filed 10–9–97; 8:45 am]
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Department sponsoring the collection. Form: I–728. Federal Bureau of Investigation, Department of Justice. (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as brief abstract. Primary: State and Local Law Enforcement Agencies. Collection will be printed in English and Spanish. This collection is needed to provide data regarding Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted throughout the United States. Data is analyzed, tabulated, and published in the comprehensive annual ‘‘Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted’’. (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: 17,145 agencies; 500 estimated annual responses [zero reports are not required]; and with an average completion time of 1 hour per report per responding agency. (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with this collection: 500 hours annually. If additional information is required contact: Mr. Robert B. Briggs, Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, Information Management and Security Staff, Justice Management Division, Suite 850, Washington Center, 1001 G. Street, NW., Washington, DC 20530.
Dated: October 6, 1997. Robert B. Briggs, Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice. [FR Doc. 97–26944 Filed 10–9–97; 8:45 am]
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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Bureau of International Labor Affairs U.S. National Administrative Office; National Advisory Committee for the North American Agreement on Labor Cooperation; Notice of Open Meeting by Teleconference Office of the Secretary, Labor. Notice of open meeting by teleconference, October 31, 1997.
AGENCY: ACTION:

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Office of Justice Programs Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
ACTION:

Notice of information collection under emergency review; 1996 national youth gang survey.

The Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention has submitted the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for emergency review and approval in accordance with the emergency review procedures of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The regular 60 day notice for this information collection was published in the Federal Register on

Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 94– 463), the U.S. National Administrative Office (NAO) gives notice of a meeting of the National Advisory Committee for the North American Agreement on Labor Cooperation (NAALC), which was established by the Secretary of Labor. The Committee was established to provide advice to the U.S. Department of Labor on matters pertaining to the implementation and further elaboration of the NAALC, the labor side accord to the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). The Committee is authorized under Article 17 of the NAALC. The Committee consists of 12 independent representatives drawn from among labor organizations, business and industry, and educational institutions. DATES: The Committee will meet on October 31, 1997 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. The meeting will be by teleconference.
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U.S. Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Avenue NW., Room C– 5515 (Seminar Room 1A), Washington, DC 20210. The meeting is open to the public on a first-come, first served basis. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Irasema Garza, designated Federal Officer, U.S. NAO, U.S. Bureau of International Labor Affairs, U.S. Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Avenue, NW., Room C–4327, Washington, DC 20210. Telephone 202– 501–6653 (this is not a toll free number). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Please refer to the notice published in the Federal Register on December 15, 1994 (59 FR 64713) for supplementary information.
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Signed at Washington, DC, on October 6, 1997. Irasema T. Garza, Secretary, U.S. National Administrative Office. [FR Doc. 97–27005 Filed 10–9–97; 8:45 am]
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December 10, 1997. The Department of Labor is particularly interested in comments which: • Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary 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 of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; • Enhance the quality, utility and clarity 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 collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submissions of responses. Contact Ms. Margaret Sherrill at the U.S. Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Avenue, N.W., Room S–3201, Washington, D.C. 20210, telephone (202) 219–7601. The Fax number is (202) 219–6592. (These are not toll-free numbers.)
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Agency: Employment Standards Administration. Title: Notice of Issuance of Insurance Policy. OMB Number: 1215–0059. Agency Numbers: CM–921. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit; State, Local or Tribal Government. Total Respondents: 60. Frequency: Annually. Total Responses: 4,000. Average Time Per Response for Reporting: 10 minutes. Estimated Total Burden Hours: 667. Total Burden Cost (capital/startup): 0. Total Burden Cost (operating/ maintenance): $1,600.000. I. Background Payment of Compensation for partial disability to injured Federal employees is required under 5 U.S.C. 8106. This section also requires the Office of Workers’ Compensation to obtain information regarding a claimant’s earnings during a period of eligibility to compensation. The CA–1027 is used to obtain earnings information for an individual employed by a private employer and is used as criteria for determining the claimants entitlement to compensation benefits. II. Current Actions The Department of Labor (DOL) seeks extension of approval to collect this information in order to carry out its responsibility to meet the statutory requirements of the Federal Employees’ Compensation Act to determine the appropriate level of benefits. Type of Review: Extension. Agency: Employment Standards Administration. Title: Request for Employment Information. OMB Number: 1215–0105. Agency Numbers: CA–1027. Affected Public: Business or for profit. Total Respondents: 1,000. Frequency: On occasion. Total Responses: 1,000. Average Time Per Response for Reporting: 15 minutes. Estimated Total Burden Hours: 250. Total Burden Cost (capital/startup): 0. Total Burden Cost (operating/ maintenance): $320.00.
Dated: October 6, 1997. Cecily A. Rayburn, Director, Division of Financial Management, Office of Management, Administration and Planning, Employment Standards Administration. [FR Doc. 97–27006 Filed 10–9–97; 8:45 am]
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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment Standards Administration Proposed Collection; Comment Request
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Notice.

The Department of Labor, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, conducts a preclearance consultation program to provide the general public and Federal agencies with an opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing collections of information in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA95) [44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)]. This program helps to ensure that requested data can be provided in the desired format, reporting burden (time and financial resources ) is minimized, collection instruments are clearly understood, and the impact of collection requirements on respondents can be properly assessed. Currently, the Employment Standards Administration is soliciting comments concerning two information collections: (1) Notice of Issuance of Insurance Policy, Form CM– 921; and (2) Request for Employment Information, Form CA–1027. Copies of the proposed information collection requests can be obtained by contacting the office listed below in the addressee section of this notice. DATES; Written comments must be submitted to the office listed in the addressee section below on or before
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I. Background Sections 423 of the Federal Mine Safety and Health Act of 1977, as amended specifies that a responsible coal mine operator (RMO) must be insured and outlines the requirements for each contract of insurance, including civil penalties to which a RMO is subject provided prescribed procedures are not followed. In addition, 20 CFR Part V, Subpart C, 726.208–213 requires that each insurance carrier shall report each policy and endorsement issued, canceled, or reviewed with respect to RMOs to the OWCP, Division of Coal Mine Workers’ Compensation, and that separate reports shall be submitted for multiple operators so covered. The CM– 921 is completed by the insurance carrier and forwarded to the Department for review. II. Current Actions The Department of Labor (DOL) seeks extension of approval to collect this information in order to carry out its responsibility to meet the statutory requirements to identify those RMOs who have secured insurance for payment of Black Lung benefits. Type of Review: Extension.