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Federal Register / Vol. 70, No.

201 / Wednesday, October 19, 2005 / Notices 60877

DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Title: Reporting of Information and DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION


Documents About Potential Defects.
National Highway Traffic Safety OMB Number: 2127–0616. National Highway Traffic Safety
Administration Type of Request: Extension of Administration
currently approved collection.
[U.S. DOT Docket Number NHTSA–2005– Reports, Forms and Recordkeeping
Abstract: Under Chapter 301 of Title
21025]
49 of the United States Code, Requirements; Agency Information
Reports, Forms, and Recordkeeping manufacturers of motor vehicles and Collection Activity Under OMB Review
Requirements items of motor vehicle equipment are
AGENCY: National Highway Traffic
periodically required to submit certain
AGENCY: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), DOT.
information to NHTSA, including
Safety Administration (NHTSA), U.S. ACTION: Notice.
information about claims and notices
Department of Transportation. about deaths and serious injury, SUMMARY: In compliance with the
ACTION: Request for public comment on property damage data, communications Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44
proposed collection of information. to customers and others, and U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), this notice
information on incidents resulting in announces that the Information
SUMMARY: In compliance with the fatalities or serious injuries from
Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 Collection Request (ICR) abstracted
possible defects in vehicles or below has been forwarded to the Office
U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), this notice equipment in the United States or in
announces that the Information of Management and Budget (OMB) for
identical or substantially similar review and comment. The ICR describes
Collection Request (ICR) abstracted vehicles or equipment in foreign
below has been forwarded to the Office the nature of the information collections
countries. The statute also authorized and their expected burden. The Federal
of Management and Budget (OMB) for NHTSA to require the submission of
review and comment. The ICR describes Register Notice with a 60-day comment
other data that may assist in the period was published on April 22, 2005
the nature of the information collection identification of safety-related defects in
and its expected burden. The Federal (70 FR 20962).
vehicles and equipment. DATES: OMB approval has been
Register Notice with a 60-day comment Information and documents submitted
period was published on April 27, 2005 requested by November 18, 2005.
are intended to provide NHTSA with
[Vol. 70 FR 21838]. This document ‘‘early warning’’ of potential safety- FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
describes collection of information for related defects in motor vehicles and William Evans at the National Highway
which NHTSA intends to seek OMB motor vehicle equipment. NHTSA will Traffic Safety Administration, Office of
approval. rely on the information provided (as Crash Avoidance Standards, 202–366–
well as other relevant information) in 2272, 400 Seventh Street, SW.,
DATES: Comments must be received on
deciding whether to open safety defect Washington, DC 20590.
or before November 18, 2005.
investigations. Please note that the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
ADDRESSES: Comments must refer to the
docket notice numbers cited at the currently approved ICR, ‘‘Reporting of National Highway Traffic Safety
beginning of this notice and be Information About Foreign Safety Administration
submitted to Docket Management, Recalls and Campaigns Related to
Potential Defects’’ (OMB Control Title: 49 CFR 571.403, Platform lift
National Highway Traffic Safety systems for motor vehicles and 49 CFR
Administration, Room PL–401, 400 Number 2127–0620) is incorporated
with this request for collections. 571.404, Platform lift installations in
Seventh Street, SW., Washington, DC motor vehicles.
20590. It is requested, but not required, Affected Public: Manufacturers of
motor vehicles and motor vehicle OMB Number: 2127–0621.
that 2 copies of the comment be Type of Request: Extension of a
provided. The Docket Section is open equipment sold in the U.S.
Estimated Total Annual Burden: The currently approved collection.
on weekdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Abstract: FMVSS No. 403, Platform
annual burden is estimated to be 84,218
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. lift systems for motor vehicles,
hours. The estimated annual cost is
Steve Beretzky, Office of Defects $8,105,551. establishes minimum performance
Investigation, National Highway Traffic Comments are invited on: Whether standards for platform lifts designed for
Safety Administration (NVS–217), 400 the proposed collection of information installation on motor vehicles. Its
Seventh Street, SW. (Room 5326), is necessary for the proper performance purpose is to prevent injuries and
Washington, DC 20590. Mr. Beretzky’s of the functions of the Department, fatalities to passengers and bystanders
telephone number is (202) 366–6761. including whether the information will during the operation of platform lifts
Copies of the ICR may be obtained at no have practical utility; the accuracy of that assist persons with limited mobility
charge. the Department’s estimate of the burden in entering and leaving a vehicle.
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: of the proposed information collection; FMVSS No. 404, Platform lift
Before a Federal agency can collect ways to enhance the quality, utility, and installations in motor vehicles, places
certain information from the public, it clarity of the information to be specific requirements on vehicle
must receive approval from the Office of collected; and ways to minimize the manufacturers or alterers who install
Management and Budget (OMB). Under burden of the collection of information platform lifts in new vehicles. Under
procedures established by the on respondents, including the use of these regulations, lift manufacturers
Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, automated collection techniques or must certify that their lifts meet the
before seeking OMB approval, Federal other forms of information technology. requirements of FMVSS No. 403 and
agencies must solicit public comment must declare the certification on the
Issued on: October 13, 2005. owner’s manual insert, the installation
on proposed collections of information,
including extensions and reinstatement Kathleen C. Demeter, instructions and the lift operating
of previously approved collections. Director for Office of Defects Investigation. instruction label. Certification of
Agency: National Highway Traffic [FR Doc. 05–20885 Filed 10–18–05; 8:45 am] compliance with FMVSS No. 404 is on
Safety Administration. BILLING CODE 4910–59–P the certification label already required

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60878 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 201 / Wednesday, October 19, 2005 / Notices

of vehicle manufacturers and alterers of Management and Budget (OMB) for Issued on: October 7, 2005.
under 49 CFR part 567. Therefore, lift review and comment. The ICR describes Roger A. Saul,
manufacturers must produce an insert the nature of the information collections Director, Office of Crashworthiness
that is placed in the vehicle owner’s and their expected burden. The Federal Standards.
manual, installation instructions and Register Notice with a 60-day comment [FR Doc. 05–20892 Filed 10–18–05; 8:45 am]
one or two labels that are placed near period was published on May 11, 2005 BILLING CODE 4910–59–P
the controls of the lift. The requirements [70 FR 24860]. This is a request for a
and our estimates of the hour burden new collection.
and cost to lift manufacturers are given DATES: Comments must be submitted on DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
below. There is no burden to the general or before November 18, 2005.
public. National Highway Traffic Safety
Affected Public: Platform lift FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Administration
manufacturers and vehicle Donovan Green, NHTSA, 400 Seventh
[Docket No. NHTSA–2005–22644]
manufacturers/alterers that install Street, SW., Room 5307, NVS–122,
platform lifts in new motor vehicles Washington, DC 20590. Mr. Green’s Notice of Receipt of Petition for
before first retail sale. telephone number is (202) 493–0248. Decision That Nonconforming 2001
Estimated Total Annual Burden: 144 SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Bentley Arnage Passenger Cars,
hours and $9,315.32. Manufactured From January 1, 2001,
National Highway Traffic Safety Through December 31, 2001, Are
ADDRESSES: Send comments, within 30
Administration Eligible for Importation
days, to the Office of Information and
Regulatory Affairs, Office of Title: Tires and Rim Labeling. AGENCY: National Highway Traffic
Management and Budget, 725 17th OMB Control Number: 2127–0503. Safety Administration, DOT.
Street, NW., Washington, DC 20503, Form Number: This collection of ACTION: Notice of receipt of petition for
Attention NHTSA Desk Officer. information uses no standard forms. decision that nonconforming 2001
Comments Are Invited On Requested Expiration Date of Bentley Arnage passenger cars,
• Whether the proposed collection of Approval: Three years from the manufactured from January 1, 2001
information is necessary for the proper approval date. through December 31, 2001, are eligible
performance of the functions of the Type of Request: Request for public for importation.
Department, including whether the comment on a previously approved SUMMARY: This document announces
information will have practical utility. collection of information. receipt by the National Highway Traffic
• Whether the Department’s estimate Abstract: Each tire manufacturer and Safety Administration (NHTSA) of a
for the burden of the proposed rim manufacturer must label their tire or petition for a decision that 2001 Bentley
information collection is accurate. rim with the applicable safety Arnage passenger cars, manufactured
• Ways to minimize the burden of the information. These labeling from January 1, 2001, through December
collection of information on requirements ensure that tires are 31, 2001, that were not originally
respondents, including the use of mounted on the appropriate rims; and manufactured to comply with all
automated collection techniques or that the rims and tires are mounted on applicable Federal motor vehicle safety
other forms of information technology. the vehicles for which they are standards are eligible for importation
A comment to OMB is most effective intended. into the United States because (1) they
if OMB receives it prior to November 18, Affected Public: Tire and Rim are substantially similar to vehicles that
2005. Manufacturers. were originally manufactured for
Issued on: October 13, 2005. Estimated Total Annual Burden: importation into and sale in the United
Stephen R. Kratzke, $3,611,460.00. States and that were certified by their
Associate Administrator for Rulemaking. manufacturer as complying with the
ADDRESSES: Send comments, within 30
[FR Doc. 05–20891 Filed 10–18–05; 8:45 am] safety standards, and (2) they are
days, to the Office of Information and
capable of being readily altered to
BILLING CODE 4910–59–P Regulatory Affairs, Office of
conform to the standards.
Management and Budget, 725 17th
DATES: The closing date for comments
Street, NW., Washington, DC 20503,
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Attention NHTSA Desk Officer. on the petition is November 18, 2005.
ADDRESSES: Comments should refer to
National Highway Traffic Safety Comments Are Invited On:
the docket number and notice number,
Administration • Whether the proposed collection of and be submitted to: Docket
information is necessary for the proper Management, Room PL–401, 400
Reports, Forms and Recordkeeping performance of the functions of the Seventh St., SW., Washington, DC
Requirements Agency Information Department, including whether the 20590. [Docket hours are from 9 am to
Collection Activity Under OMB Review information will have practical utility. 5 pm]. Anyone is able to search the
AGENCY: National Highway Traffic • Whether the Department’s estimate electronic form of all comments
Safety Administration (NHTSA), U.S. for the burden of the proposed received into any of our dockets by the
Department of Transportation. information collection is accurate. name of the individual submitting the
• Ways to minimize the burden of the comment (or signing the comment, if
ACTION: Notice.
collection of information on submitted on behalf of an association,
SUMMARY: In compliance with the respondents, including the use of business, labor union, etc.). You may
Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 automated collection techniques or review DOT’s complete Privacy Act
U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), this notice other forms of information technology. Statement in the Federal Register
announces that the Information A comment to OMB is most effective published on April 11, 2000 (Volume
Collection Request (ICR) abstracted if OMB receives it within 30 days of 65, Number 70; Pages 19477–78) or you
below has been forwarded to the Office publication. may visit http://dms.dot.gov.

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