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officer with the information on the breathing air to respirators must have a e.g., permitting electronic submission of
hardcopy version of the OSHA–7 Form. tag containing the most recent change responses.
Agency: Occupational Safety and date and the signature of the individual Agency: Employment and Training
Health Administration. authorized by the employer to perform Administration.
Type of Review: Extension of the change. Employers must maintain Type of Review: Extension of a
currently approved collection. this tag at the compressor. These tags currently approved collection.
Title: Respiratory Protection (29 CFR provide assurance that the compressors Title: Interstate Arrangement for
1910.134). are functioning properly. Combining Employment and Wages.
OMB Number: 1218–0099. OMB Number: 1205–0029.
Frequency: On occasion. Ira L. Mills, Frequency: Quarterly.
Type of Response: Recordkeeping; Departmental Clearance Officer. Affected Public: State, local, or tribal
Reporting; and Third party disclosure. [FR Doc. 05–158 Filed 1–4–05; 8:45 am] government.
Affected Public: Business or other for- BILLING CODE 4510–30–P
Number of Respondents: 53.
profit; Not-for-profit institutions; Number of Annual Responses: 212.
Federal government; and State, local, or Total Burden Hours: 848.
DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Estimated Time Per Response: 4
tribal government.
Number of Respondents: 619,430. hours.
Number of Annual Responses: Office of the Secretary Total Annualized Capital/Startup
Costs: $0.
Submission for OMB Review; Total Annual Costs (Operating/
Estimated Time Per Response: Varies
Comment Request Maintaining Systems or Purchasing
from 5 minutes to mark a storage
Services): $0.
compartment or protective cover to 8 December 28, 2004. Description: This report provides data
hours for large employers to gather and The Department of Labor (DOL) has necessary to measure the scope and
prepare information to develop a submitted the following public effect of the program for combining
written program. information collection request (ICR) to employment and wages covered under
Total Burden Hours: 6,334,648. the Office of Management and Budget difference States’ laws of a single State
Total Annualized Capital/Startup (OMB) for review and approval in and to monitor States’ payment and
Costs: $0. accordance with the Paperwork wage transfer performance.
Total Annual Costs (Operating/ Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13,
Maintaining Systems or Purchasing 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35). A copy of each Ira L. Mills,
Services): $98,545,304. ICR, with applicable supporting Departmental Clearance Officer.
Description: The Respiratory documentation, may be obtained by [FR Doc. 05–159 Filed 1–4–05; 8:45 am]
Protection Standard (Sec. 1910.134; contacting the Department of Labor BILLING CODE 4510–30–P
hereafter, ‘‘Standard’’) information (DOL). To obtain documentation,
collection requirements require contact Ira Mills on (202) 693–4122 (this
employers to: Develop a written is not a toll-free number) or e-mail: DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
respirator program; conduct employee
medical evaluations and provide follow- Comments should be sent to Office of Employment and Training
up medical evaluations to determine the Information and Regulatory Affairs, Administration
employee’s ability to use a respirator; Attn: OMB Desk Officer for DOL, Office
provide the physician or other licensed Announcement of Public Briefings on
of Management and Budget, Room Using the New Permanent Foreign
health care professional with 10235, Washington, DC 20503 (202)
information about the employee’s Labor Certification (PERM) System
395–7316 (this is not a toll-free
respirator and the conditions under number), within 30 days from the date AGENCY: Employment and Training
which the employee will use the of this publication in the Federal Administration, Labor.
respirator; and administrator fit tests for Register. ACTION: Notice.
employees who will use negative- or The OMB is particularly interested in
positive-pressure, tight-fitting face- comments which: SUMMARY: The regulation to implement
pieces. In addition, employers must • Evaluate whether the proposed the re-engineered permanent foreign
ensure that employees store emergency- collection of information is necessary labor certification program (PERM) was
use respirators in compartments clearly for the proper performance of the published in the Federal Register on
marked as containing emergency-use functions of the agency, including December 27, 2004, with an effective
respirators. For respirators maintained whether the information will have date of March 28, 2005. The
for emergency use, employers must practical utility; Employment and Training
label or tag the respirator with a • Evaluate the accuracy of the Administration (ETA) of the Department
certificate stating the date of inspection, agency’s estimate of the burden of the of Labor (Department or DOL) is issuing
the name of the individual who made proposed collection of information, this notice to announce DOL will offer
the inspection, the findings of the including the validity of the four public briefings to educate the
inspection, required remedial action, methodology and assumptions used; public on using the new permanent
and the identity of the respirator. • Enhance the quality, utility, and foreign labor certification system. The
The Standard also requires employers clarity of the information to be four briefings will take place in early
to ensure that cylinders used to supply collected; and 2005 in Chicago, Atlanta, Costa Mesa
breathing air to respirators have a • Minimize the burden of the (California) and Washington, DC. During
certificate of analysis from the supplier collection of information on those who the briefings, the Department will also
stating that the breathing air meets the are to respond, including through the provide an update on backlog reduction
requirements for Type 1—Grade D use of appropriate automated, efforts. This notice provides the public
breathing air; such certification assures electronic, mechanical, or other with locations, dates, and registration
employers that the purchased breathing technological collection techniques or information regarding these four
air is safe. Compressors used to supply other forms of information technology, briefings.

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924 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 3 / Wednesday, January 5, 2005 / Notices

As of December 13, 2004, The Washington, DC: NUCLEAR REGULATORY

Department opened two new National COMMISSION
Processing Centers in Atlanta and Date: Thursday, February 3, 2005.
[Docket No. 72–1]
Chicago. The National Processing Event: PERM briefing.
Centers will handle permanent labor Time: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Notice of Issuance of Renewed
certification cases to be filed under the Materials License SNM–2500, General
PERM system. For the sessions held in Location: Marriott Washington, 1221
22nd Street, NW., Washington, DC Electric Company, Morris Operation,
Atlanta and Chicago, the Department Independent Spent Fuel Storage
will offer an open house to allow the 20037.
public to tour the two new facilities. To Register. To register for one of the
Attendees of the briefings are not PERM briefings listed above, please use AGENCY: Nuclear Regulatory
required to formally register for the the following information. To complete Commission.
open house, but instead are invited to the registration process on-line, please ACTION: Notice of issuance of license
visit the National Processing Centers visit renewal.
during the hours listed below. For questions regarding the registration
process, please call 703–821–2226 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
William Carlson, Chief, Division of extension 232. Christopher M. Regan, Senior Project
Foreign Labor Certification, Manager, Spent Fuel Project Office,
Signed in Washington, DC, this 29th day of Office of Nuclear Material Safety and
Employment and Training December, 2004.
Administration, 200 Constitution Safeguards, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory
Emily Stover DeRocco, Commission, Washington, DC 20555.
Avenue, NW., Room C–4312, Assistant Secretary, Employment and
Washington, DC 20210; Telephone: Telephone: (301) 415–1179; fax number:
Training Administration. (301) 415–8555; e-mail:
(202) 693–3010 (this is not a toll-free [FR Doc. 05–156 Filed 1–4–05; 8:45 am]
following registration information The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory
should be used by any member of the Commission (NRC or the Commission)
public planning to attend a PERM NATIONAL COUNCIL ON DISABILITY has issued renewed Materials License
briefing session. No. SNM–2500 held by the General
Youth Advisory Committee Meeting Electric Company (GE) for the
(Teleconference) possession, storage, and transfer of
Date: Monday, January 10, 2005. spent fuel at the Morris Operation
Event: Open house. Time and Date: 12:30 p.m., EST, Independent Spent Fuel Storage
Time: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. February 4, 2005. Installation (ISFSI), located in Grundy
Location: U.S. Department of Labor, Place: National Council on Disability, County, Illinois. The renewed license
Employment and Training 1331 F Street, NW., Suite 850, authorizes operation of the Morris
Administration, Foreign Labor Washington, DC. Operation ISFSI in accordance with the
Certification National Processing Center, provisions of the renewed license and
844 North Rush Street, 12th Floor, Agency: National Council on
Disability (NCD). its Technical Specifications.
Chicago, Illinois 60611.
Date: Tuesday, January 11, 2005. Status: All parts of this meeting will II. Background
Event: PERM briefing. be open to the public. Those interested By application dated May 22, 2000, as
Time: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in participating should contact the supplemented August 13, 2001, August
Location: Drake Hotel, 140 E. Walton appropriate staff member listed below. 6, 2003, and August 9, 2004, GE
Place, Chicago, IL 60611. Agenda: Roll call, announcements, requested to renew the operating license
Atlanta: reports, new business, adjournment. for the Morris Operation ISFSI. The
renewed operating license would permit
Date: Tuesday, January 11, 2005. Contact Person for More Information: operation for an additional 20 years
Event: Open house. Geraldine Drake Hawkins, Ph.D., beyond the initial licensed period.
Time: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Program Analyst, National Council on
Location: U.S. Department of Labor, Disability, 1331 F Street, NW., Suite III. Finding
Employment and Training 850, Washington, DC 20004; (202) 272– The application for the renewed
Administration, Foreign Labor 2004 (voice), (202) 272–2074 (TTY), license complies with the standards and
Certification National Processing Center, (202) 272–2022 (fax), requirements of the Atomic Energy Act
Harris Tower, 233 Peachtree Street, (e-mail). of 1954 (the Act), as amended, and the
Suite 410, Atlanta, Georgia 30303. Youth Advisory Committee Mission: Commission’s rules and regulations.
Date: Wednesday, January 12, 2005. The purpose of NCD’s Youth Advisory The Commission has made appropriate
Event: PERM briefing. Committee is to provide input into NCD findings as required by the Act and the
Time: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. activities consistent with the values and Commission’s rules and regulations in
Location: Wyndham Atlanta, 160 goals of the Americans with Disabilities 10 CFR Chapter 1, which are set forth
Spring St., NW., Atlanta, GA 30303. Act. in the license. Public notice of the
proposed action and opportunity for a
Costa Mesa: Dated: December 29, 2004.
hearing regarding the proposed issuance
Date: Tuesday, January 25, 2005. Mark S. Quigley, of the renewed license was published in
Event: PERM briefing. Director of Communications and Acting the Federal Register on October 19,
Time: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Executive Director. 2000 (65 FR 62766).
Location: Hilton Costa Mesa, 3050 [FR Doc. 05–153 Filed 1–4–05; 8:45 am] Further Information: As of October 25,
Bristol Street, Costa Mesa, CA 92626. BILLING CODE 6820–MA–P 2004, the NRC initiated an additional

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