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estimated public burden and associated collection: 140,095 annual burden DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
response time, should be directed to the hours.
Department of Homeland Security If you have additional comments, Bureau of Reclamation
(DHS), USCIS, Director, Regulatory suggestions, or need a copy of the
Management Division, Clearance Office, proposed information collection California Bay-Delta Public Advisory
111 Massachusetts Avenue, 3rd floor, instrument with instructions, or Committee Public Meeting
Washington, DC 20529. Comments may additional information, please visit the AGENCY: Bureau of Reclamation,
also be submitted to DHS via facsimile USCIS Web site at: Interior.
to 202–272–8352 or via e-mail at graphics/formsfee/forms/pra/index.htm.
ACTION: Notice of meeting. When submitting If additional information is required
comments by e-mail please make sure to contact: USCIS, Regulatory Management SUMMARY: In accordance with the
add OMB Control Number 1615–0057 in Division, 111 Massachusetts Avenue, Federal Advisory Committee Act, the
the subject box. Written comments and 3rd Floor, Washington, DC 20529 (202) California Bay-Delta Public Advisory
suggestions from the public and affected 272–8377. Committee (Committee) will meet on
agencies should address one or more of Dated: May 4, 2006. May 25, 2006. The agenda for the
the following four points: Richard A. Sloan, Committee meeting will include
(1) Evaluate whether the proposed discussions with State and Federal
collection of information is necessary Director, Regulatory Management Division,
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. agency representatives on the status of
for the proper performance of the the revitalization of the CALFED Bay-
functions of the agency, including [FR Doc. E6–7018 Filed 5–8–06; 8:45 am]
Delta Program including the 10-Year
whether the information will have Action Plan and Program Plans, priority
practical utility; setting, the changing roles of the
(2) Evaluate the accuracy of the
CALFED agencies, and the restructuring
agencies estimate of the burden of the
INTER-AMERICAN FOUNDATION of the Committee Subcommittees.
proposed collection of information,
including the validity of the DATES: The meeting will be held on
Sunshine Act; Meetings Thursday, May 25, 2006, from 9 a.m. to
methodology and assumptions used;
(3) Enhance the quality, utility, and 4 p.m. If reasonable accommodation is
TIME AND DATE: May 22, 2006, 9 a.m.– needed due to a disability, please
clarity of the information to be 12:30 p.m.
collected; and contact Colleen Kirtlan at (916) 445–
(4) Minimize the burden of the PLACE: 901 N. Stuart Street, Tenth Floor, 5511 or TDD (800) 735–2929 at least 1
collection of information on those who Arlington, Virginia 22203. week prior to the meeting.
are to respond, including through the STATUS: Open session except for the ADDRESSES: These meetings will be held
use of appropriate automated, portion specified as closed session as at the John E. Moss Federal Building
electronic, mechanical, or other provided in 22 CFR part 1004.4 (f). located at 650 Capitol Mall, 5th Floor,
technological collection techniques or MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: Sacramento, California.
other forms of information technology, • Personnel Issues. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
e.g., permitting electronic submission of • Approval of the Minutes of the Keith Coolidge, California Bay-Delta
responses. October 14, 2005, Meeting of the Board Authority, at (916) 445–5551, or Diane
Overview of this information of Directors. Buzzard, U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, at
collection: • President’s Report. (916) 978–5022.
(1) Type of Information Collection: • Fellowship Program.
Extension of a currently approved SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The
• RedEAmérica Update. Committee was established to provide
collection. • Congressional Activities and
(2) Title of the Form/Collection: advice and recommendations to the
Strategy. Secretary of the Interior on
Application for Certificate of • Advisory Council.
Citizenship. implementation of the CALFED Bay-
PORTIONS TO BE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC: Delta Program. The Committee makes
(3) Agency form number, if any, and
the applicable component of the • Approval of the Minutes of the recommendations on annual priorities,
Department of Homeland Security October 14, 2005, Meeting of the Board integration of the eleven Program
sponsoring the collection: Form N–600. of Directors. elements, and overall balancing of the
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration • President’s Report. four Program objectives of ecosystem
Services. • Fellowship Program. restoration, water quality, levee system
(4) Affected public who will be asked • RedEAmérica Update. integrity, and water supply reliability.
or required to respond, as well as a brief • Congressional Activities and The Program is a consortium of State
abstract: Primary: Individuals or Strategy. and Federal agencies with the mission
households. The information collected • Advisory Council. to develop and implement a long-term
on the Form N–600 is necessary for U.S. PORTIONS TO BE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC: comprehensive plan that will restore
Citizenship and Immigration Services • Personnel issues. Closed session as ecological health and improve water
(USCIS) to make a determination that provided in 22 CFR part 1004.4 (f). management for beneficial uses of the
the citizenship eligibility requirements FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: San Francisco/Sacramento and San
and conditions are met by the applicant. Jennifer R. Hodges, General Counsel, Joaquin Bay Delta.
(5) An estimate of the total number of (703) 306–4320. Committee agendas and meeting
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respondents and the amount of time materials will be available prior to all
Dated: May 4, 2006. meetings on the California Bay-Delta
estimated for an average respondent to
respond: 88,500 responses at 1 hour and Jennifer R. Hodges, Authority Web site at http://
35 minutes. General Counsel. and at the meetings.
(6) An estimate of the total public [FR Doc. 06–4342 Filed 5–5–06; 10:30 am] These meetings are open to the public.
burden (in hours) associated with the BILLING CODE 7025–01–P Oral comments will be accepted from

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members of the public at each meeting 2134, Arlington, VA 22209–3939. A copy of the proposed information
and will be limited to 3–5 minutes. Commenters are encouraged to send collection request can be obtained by
(Authority: The Committee was established their comments on a computer disk, or contacting the employee listed in the
pursuant to the Department of the Interior’s via Internet e-mail to FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT
authority to implement the Water Supply,, along with an section of this notice, or viewed on the
Reliability, and Environmental Improvement original printed copy. Mr. Rowlett can Internet by accessing the MSHA home
Act, Pub. L. 108–361; the Fish and Wildlife be reached at (202) 693–9827 (voice), or page ( and then
Coordination Act, 16 U.S.C. 661 et seq.; the (202) 693–9801 (facsimile). choosing ‘‘Statutory and Regulatory
Endangered Species Act, 16 U.S.C. 1531 et FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Information’’ and ‘‘Federal Register
seq.; and the Reclamation Act of 1902, 43 Documents.’’
Contact the employee listed in the
U.S.C. 391 et seq., and the acts amendatory
thereof or supplementary thereto, all ADDRESSES section of this notice.
III. Current Actions
collectively referred to as the Federal SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
Reclamation laws, and in particular, the 30 CFR 75.1100–3, 75.1103–8,
I. Background
Central Valley Project Improvement Act, 34 75.1103–11, 75.1501 and 75.1502
U.S.C. 3401) Under 30 CFR 75.1100–3, chemical requires chemical fire extinguishers to
Dated: April 26, 2006. fire extinguishers must be examined be examined every 6 months; requires
every 6 months and the date of the operators to establish a program for the
Allan Oto,
examination recorded on a permanent instruction of all miners in the proper
Special Projects Officer, Mid-Pacific Region,
tag attached to the extinguisher. Under fire fighting and evacuation procedures
U.S. Bureau of Reclamation.
§ 75.1103–8, a qualified person must in the event of an emergency; requires
[FR Doc. 06–4306 Filed 5–8–06; 8:45 am] examine the automatic fire sensor and operators to conduct fire drills; requires
BILLING CODE 4310–MN–M warning device systems on a weekly a qualified person to examine the
basis, and must conduct a functional automatic fire sensor and warning
test of the complete system at least once device systems; and requires that each
DEPARTMENT OF LABOR a year. Under § 75.1103–11, each fire fire hydrant and hose be tested; requires
hydrant and hose must be tested at least the mine operator to train all miners
Mine Safety and Health Administration once a year, and the records of those about the requirements of this section
tests shall be kept in an appropriate and the identity of the responsible
Proposed Information Collection
location. Under § 75.1501, mine person(s) designated by the operator for
Request Submitted for Public
operators are to train all miners on the the work-shift. The operator also is
Comment and Recommendations; Fire
requirements and identity of the required to instruct miners of any
Protection (Underground Coal Mines)
responsible person designated for change in the identity of the responsible
ACTION: Notice. emergency evacuation. Under § 75.1502, person before the start of their work-
the program of instruction requires shift and any change during the shift;
SUMMARY: The Department of Labor, as revisions to existing fire-fighting and includes all mine emergencies created
part of its continuing effort to reduce evacuations plans to address as a result of a fire, an explosion, or a
paperwork and respondent burden emergencies, and requires training of gas or water inundation in the program
conducts a pre-clearance consultation miners regarding the mine emergency of instruction. This section required
program to provide the general public evacuation fire fighting plan for all revisions to existing fire-fighting and
and Federal agencies with an emergencies created as a result of a fire, evacuations plans to address these
opportunity to comment on proposed an explosion, or a gas or water emergencies, required training of miners
and/or continuing collections of inundation. regarding the mine emergency
information in accordance with the II. Desired Focus of Comments evacuation fire-fighting plan, and
Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 requires that mine operators train
(PRA95) [44 U.S.C. 3506 (c)(2)(A)]. This MSHA is particularly interested in
comments that: miners in any revisions to the plan after
program helps to ensure that requested its submission to MSHA for approval.
data can be provided in the desired • Evaluate whether the proposed
collection of information is necessary Type of Review: Extension.
format, reporting burden (time and
financial resources) is minimized, for the proper performance of the Agency: Mine Safety and Health
collection instruments are clearly functions of the agency, including Administration.
understood, and the impact of collection whether the information will have Title: Fire Protection (Underground
requirements on respondents can be practical utility; Coal Mines).
properly assessed. • Evaluate the accuracy of the
OMB Number: 1219–0054.
Currently, the Mine Safety and Health agency’s estimate of the burden of the
proposed collection of information, Frequency: On Occasion.
Administration (MSHA) is soliciting Affected Public: Business or other for-
comments concerning the extension of including the validity of the
methodology and assumptions used; profit.
the information collection related to the
• Enhance the quality, utility, and Respondents: 634.
30 CFR 75.1100–3, 75.1103–8, 75.1103–
clarity of the information to be Responses: 324,505.
11, and 75.1501; Fire Protection
collected; and
(Underground Coal Mines) and Mine • Minimize the burden of the Total Burden Hours: 51,580 hours.
Emergency Evacuation. collection of information on those who Total Burden Cost (operating/
DATES: Submit comments on or before are to respond, including through the maintaining): $0.
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July 10, 2006. use of appropriate automated, Comments submitted in response to

ADDRESSES: Send comments to U.S. electronic, mechanical, or other this notice will be summarized and/or
Department of Labor, Mine Safety and technological collection techniques or included in the request for Office of
Health Administration, John Rowlett, other forms of information technology, Management and Budget approval of the
Director, Management Services e.g., permitting electronic submissions information collection request; they will
Division, 1100 Wilson Boulevard, Room of responses. also become a matter of public record.

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