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98 / Monday, May 23, 2005 / Notices

e-mail, etc., will also be accepted; Hard copy: Your comments must be reporting burden (time and costs) is
however, the applicant bears the submitted (postmarked or received) by minimal, collection instruments are
responsibility of timely submission. July 22, 2005. clearly understood, and OSHA’s
ADDRESSES: Nomination packages must Facsimile and electronic estimate of the information collection
be submitted to Secretary of Labor’s transmission: Your comments must be burden is accurate. The Occupational
New Freedom Initiative Award, Office received by July 22, 2005. Safety and Health Act of 1970 (the Act)
of Disability Employment Policy, Room ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, (29 U.S.C. 651 et seq.) authorizes
S–1303, 200 Constitution Avenue, NW., identified by OSHA Docket No. ICR– information collection by employers as
Washington DC 20210. 1218–0128(2005), by any of the necessary or appropriate for
following methods: enforcement of the Act or for developing
Regular mail, express delivery, hand information regarding the causes and
Dorich of the Office of Disability prevention of occupational injuries,
Employment Policy, telephone (202) delivery, and messenger service: Submit
your comments and attachments to the illnesses, and accidents (29 U.S.C. 657).
693–7880; TTY (202) 693–4920 (these On January 5, 2005, OSHA published
are not toll-free numbers); or 1–866– OSHA Docket Office, Room N–2625,
U.S. Department of Labor, 200 the Standards Improvement Project—
ODEP–DOL (1–866–633–7365) prior to Phase II, Final rule (70 FR 1112). The
the closing deadline. Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington,
DC 20210; telephone (202) 693–2350 final rule removed and revised
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In the provisions of standards that were
(OSHA’s TTY number is (877) 889–
Federal Register of February 10, 2005 5627). OSHA Docket Office and outdated, duplicative, unnecessary, or
(70 FR 7145), the Office of Disability Department of Labor hours are 8:15 a.m. inconsistent and clarified or simplified
Employment Policy published a to 4:45 p.m., ET. regulatory language. The final rule
Solicitation of Nominations for the Facsimile: If your comments are 10 contained several revisions to
Secretary of Labor’s New Freedom pages or fewer in length, including collections of information contained in
Initiative Award. Nomination packages attachments, you may fax them to the the Coke Oven Emissions Standard.1
were to be submitted to the Office of OSHA Docket Office at (202) 693–1648. These revisions included reducing the
Disability Employment Policy by May Electronic: You may submit frequency with which employers must
27, 2005. comments through the Internet at update their compliance plans and
Because of the continuing interest in Follow allowing employers the option to post
this solicitation, the agency believes that instructions on the OSHA Webpage for employee exposure-monitoring results
is desirable to re-open and extend the submitting comments. instead of requiring individual
period for submission of nominations. Docket: For access to the docket to notification. In addition, the final rule
Therefore, the period for submission of read or download comments or reduced the frequency of medical
nominations is extended until June 6, background materials, such as the examinations including, the urinary
2005. complete Information Collection cytology examination; from semi-
Request (ICR) (containing the annually to annually. Those changes
Signed at Washington, DC, this 17th day of
Supporting Statement, OMB–83–I Form, reduced paperwork burden hours while
May, 2005.
and attachments), go to OSHA’s maintaining worker protection and
W. Roy Grizzard, Jr.,
Webpage at In improving consistently among
Assistant Secretary, Office of Disability standards.
Employment Policy. addition, the ICR, comments and
submissions are available for inspection The information collection
[FR Doc. 05–10174 Filed 5–20–05; 8:45 am] requirements in the Coke Oven
and copying the OSHA Docket Office at
the address above. You may also contact Emissions Standard provide protection
Todd Owen at the address below to for employees from the adverse health
obtain a copy of the ICR. For additional effects associated with exposure to coke
DEPARTMENT OF LABOR oven emissions. In this regard, the Coke
information on submitting comments,
please see the ‘‘Public Participation’’ Oven Emissions Standard requires
Occupational Safety and Health
heading in the SUPPLEMENTARY employers to monitor employees’
INFORMATION section of this document.
exposure to coke oven emissions,
monitor employee health, and provide
employees with information about their
Todd Owen, Directorate of Standard and exposures and the health effects of
Coke Oven Emissions Standard; Guidance, OSHA, Room N–3609, 200 exposures to coke oven emissions.
Extension of the Office of Management Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington,
and Budget’s (OMB) Approval of DC 20210, telephone: (202) 693–2222. II. Special Issues for Comment
Information Collection (Paperwork) SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: OSHA has a particular interest in
Requirements comments on the following issues:
I. Background
AGENCY: Occupational Safety and Health • Whether the proposed information
The Department of Labor, as part of its collection requirements are necessary
Administration (OSHA), Labor.
continuing effort to reduce paperwork for the proper performance of the
ACTION: Request for public comment. and respondent (i.e., employer) burden, Agency’s functions, including whether
conducts a preclearance consultation the information is useful;
SUMMARY: OSHA solicits public
program to provide the public with an • The accuracy of OSHA’s estimate of
comment concerning its request for an
opportunity to comment on proposed the burden (time and costs) of the
extension of the information collection
and continuing information collection
requirements contained in the Coke
requirements in accordance with the 1 The Office of Management and Budget approved
Oven Emissions Standard (29 CFR the reduction of 4,426 burden hours after reviewing
Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995
1910.1029). the Information Collection Request for the
(PRA–95) (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). Standards Improvement Project—Phase II Notice of
DATES: Comments must be submitted by This program ensures that Proposed Rulemaking Making, published October
the following dates: information is in the desired format, 31, 2002 (67 FR 66494).

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information collection requirements, inspection and copying at the OSHA instrument(s) and instructions should
including the validity of the Docket Office at the above address. be directed to Kathy Shaeffer, Acting
methodology and assumptions used; Comments and submissions posted on NASA Reports Officer, NASA
• The quality, utility, and clarity of OSHA’s Webpage are available at Headquarters, 300 E Street SW., Mail
the information collected; and Contact the Suite 6M70, Washington, DC 20546,
• Ways to minimize the burden on OSHA Docket Office for information (202) 358–1230, kathleen.shaeffer-
employers who must comply; for about materials not available through
example, by using automated or other the OSHA Webpage and for assistance Title: Cost Reduction Proposals Under
technological information collection using the Webpage to locate docket the NASA FAR Supplement Shared
and transmission techniques. submissions. Savings Clause.
Electronic copies of this Federal SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
III. Proposed Actions
Register notice as well as other relevant I. Abstract
OSHA proposes to extend the Office documents are available on OSHA’s
of Management and Budget’s (OMB) Webpage. Since all submissions become The National Aeronautics and Space
approval of the collection of information public, private information such as Administration (NASA) is requesting
(paperwork) requirements necessitated social security numbers should not be renewal of an existing collection to
by the Coke Oven Emissions Standard submitted. enable contracting officers to determine
(29 CFR 1910.1029). The Agency is acceptance of cost reduction proposals,
requesting a reduction in burden hours V. Authority and Signature and, if approved, to provide periodic
from 56,238 hours to 51,756 hours. The Jonathan L. Snare, Acting Assistant reporting to ensure cost savings are
4,482 hour reduction is necessary to Secretary of Labor for Occupational being realized. Collection is prescribed
reflect the January 5th final rule that Safety and Health, directed the in the NASA Federal Acquisition
reduced the frequency with which preparation of this notice. The authority Regulation Supplement, Subpart
employers must provide urinary for this notice is the Paperwork 1843.71, Shared Savings, and contract
cytology examinations to their Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3506 clauses.
employees from every six months to et seq.), and Secretary of Labor’s Order The information is used by
annually. No. 5–2002 (67 FR 65008). contracting officers to ensure projected
The Agency will include this cost savings have merit and are being
Signed at Washington, DC, on May 10, realized after adoption of shared savings
summary in its request to OMB to 2005.
extend the approval of these collection proposals.
Jonathan L. Snare,
of information requirements. II. Method of Collection
Type of Review: Extension of Acting Assistant Secretary of Labor.
currently approved information [FR Doc. 05–10186 Filed 5–20–05; 8:45 am] NASA collects this information
collection requirements. BILLING CODE 4510–26–M electronically where feasible, but
Title: Coke Oven Emissions Standard. information may also be collected by
OMB Number: 1218–0128. mail or fax.
Affected Public: Business or other for- NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND III. Data
profits; Federal Government; State, SPACE ADMINISTRATION
Local or Tribal Government. Title: Cost Reduction Proposals Under
Frequency: On occasion. [Notice: 05–097] the NASA FAR Supplement Shared
Average Time Per Response: Varies Savings Clause.
Notice of Information Collection OMB Number: 2700–0094.
from 5 minutes (.08 hour) for a secretary
Type of Review: Extension of a
to maintain record to 4 hours to AGENCY: National Aeronautics and currently approved collection.
complete a medical examination. Space Administration (NASA). Affected Public: Business or other for-
Estimated Total Burden Hours: 51, profit; Not-for-profit institutions;
ACTION: Notice of information collection.
756. Federal Government.
Estimated Cost (Operation and SUMMARY: The National Aeronautics and Estimated Number of Respondents: 4.
Maintenance): $933,064. Space Administration, as part of its Estimated Time Per Response: 45.
IV. Public Participation—Submission of continuing effort to reduce paperwork Estimated Total Annual Burden
Comments on This Notice and Internet and respondent burden, invites the Hours: 180.
Access to Comments and Submissions general public and other Federal Estimated Total Annual Cost: $0.
agencies to take this opportunity to IV. Request for Comments
You may submit comments and comment on proposed and/or
supporting materials in response to this continuing information collections, as Comments are invited on: (1) Whether
notice by (1) hard copy, (2) FAX required by the Paperwork Reduction the proposed collection of information
transmission (facsimile), or (3) Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13, 44 U.S.C. is necessary for the proper performance
electronically through the OSHA 3506(c)(2)(A)). of the functions of NASA, including
Webpage. Because of security-related whether the information collected has
DATES: All comments should be
problems, there may be a significant practical utility; (2) the accuracy of
delay in the receipt of comments by submitted within 60 calendar days from NASA’s estimate of the burden
regular mail. Please contact the OSHA the date of this publication. (including hours and cost) of the
Docket Office at (202) 693–2350 (TTY ADDRESSES: All comments should be proposed collection of information; (3)
(877) 889–5627) for information about addressed to Kathy Shaeffer, Mail Suite ways to enhance the quality, utility, and
security procedures concerning the 6M70, National Aeronautics and Space clarity of the information to be
delivery of submissions by express Administration, Washington, DC 20546– collected; and (4) ways to minimize the
delivery, hand delivery and courier 0001. burden of the collection of information
service. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: on respondents, including automated
All comments, submissions and Requests for additional information or collection techniques or the use of other
background documents are available for copies of the information collection forms of information technology.

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