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format (e.g., Braille, large print, burden and costs. Before submitting this public docket consists of the documents
audiotape, or computer diskette) on ICR to the Office of Management and specifically referenced in this action,
request to the contact person listed in Budget (OMB) for review and approval any public comments received, and
this section. under the PRA, EPA is soliciting other information related to this action.
comments on specific aspects of the Although a part of the official docket,
VIII. Other Information
collection. the public docket does not include
Electronic Access to This Document: Confidential Business Information (CBI)
DATES: Written comments, identified by
You may view this document, as well as or other information whose disclosure is
the docket identification (ID) number
all other documents of this Department restricted by statute. The official public
OPP–2005–0086, must be received on or
published in the Federal Register, in docket is the collection of materials that
before June 20, 2005.
text or Adobe Portable Document is available for public viewing at the
Format (PDF) on the Internet at the ADDRESSES: Comments may be
Public Information and Records
following site: submitted electronically, by mail, or
Integrity Branch (PIRIB), Rm. 119,
fedregister. through hand delivery/courier. Follow
Crystal Mall #2, 1801 S. Bell St.,
To use PDF you must have Adobe the detailed instructions as provided in
Arlington, VA. This docket facility is
Acrobat Reader, which is available free Unit III. of the SUPPLEMENTARY
open from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday
at this site. If you have questions about INFORMATION.
through Friday, excluding legal
using PDF, call the U.S. Government FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: holidays. The docket telephone number
Printing Office (GPO), toll free, at 1– Cameo G. Smoot, Field and External is (703) 305–5805.
888–293–6498; or in the Washington, Affairs Division (7506C), Office of
DC, area at (202) 512–1530. Pesticide Programs, Environmental B. Electronic Access
You may also view this document in Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania You may access this Federal Register
text or PDF at the following site: Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20460– document electronically through the 0001; telephone number: (703) 305– EPA Internet under the ‘‘Federal
thechallenge/applicant.html. 5454; fax number: (703) 305–5884; e- Register’’ listings at http://
Note: The official version of this document mail address:
is the document published in the Federal SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: An electronic version of the public
Register. Free Internet access to the official docket is available through EPA’s
edition of the Federal Register and the Code I. Does this Action Apply to Me?
electronic public docket and comment
of Federal Regulations is available on GPO You may be potentially affected by system, EPA Dockets. You may use EPA
Access at: this action if you are a state and
index.html. Dockets at
territorial government involved in to submit or view public comments,
Dated: April 18, 2005. issuing pesticide registrations. access the index listing of the contents
Deborah A. Price, Potentially affected entities may of the official public docket, and to
include, but are not limited to: access those documents in the public
Assistant Deputy Secretary for Safe and Drug-
Free Schools.
• State and territorial government docket that are available electronically.
involved in issuing pesticide Once in the system, select ‘‘search,’’
[FR Doc. 05–8012 Filed 4–19–05; 8:45 am]
registrations (NAICS 92411), e.g., then key in the appropriate docket ID
administration of air and water number.
resources and solid waste management Certain types of information will not
programs. be placed in the EPA Dockets.
ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION This listing is not intended to be
AGENCY Information claimed as CBI and other
exhaustive, but rather provides a guide information whose disclosure is
[OPP–2005–0086; FRL–7707–6] for readers regarding entities likely to be restricted by statute, which is not
affected by this action. Other types of included in the official public docket,
FIFRA Section 24(c) Special Local entities not listed above could also be will not be available for public viewing
Need Registrations; Renewal of affected. The North American Industrial in EPA’s electronic public docket. EPA’s
Pesticide Information Collection Classification System (NAICS) codes policy is that copyrighted material will
Activities and Request for Comments have been provided to assist you and not be placed in EPA’s electronic public
others in determining whether this docket but will be available only in
AGENCY: Environmental Protection
action might apply to certain entities. printed, paper form in the official public
Agency (EPA).
To determine whether you or your docket. To the extent feasible, publicly
ACTION: Notice. business may be affected by this action, available docket materials will be made
SUMMARY: In compliance with the you should carefully examine the available in EPA’s electronic public
Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) (44 applicability provisions in section 24(c) docket. When a document is selected
U.S.C. 3501 et seq.) this notice of FIFRA. If you have any questions from the index list in EPA Dockets, the
announces that EPA is seeking public regarding the applicability of this action system will identify whether the
comment on the following Information to a particular entity, consult the person document is available for viewing in
Collection Request (ICR): Federal listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION EPA’s electronic public docket.
Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide CONTACT. Although not all docket materials may
Act (FIFRA) Section 24(c) Special Local II. How Can I Get Copies of this be available electronically, you may still
Need Registrations (EPA ICR No. Document and Other Related access any of the publicly available
0595.09, OMB Control No. 2070–0055). Information? docket materials through the docket
This is a request to renew an existing facility identified in Unit II.A. EPA
ICR that is currently approved and due A. Docket intends to work towards providing
to expire January 31, 2006. The ICR EPA has established an official public electronic access to all of the publicly
describes the nature of the information docket for this action under docket ID available docket materials through
collection activity and its expected number OPP–2005–0086. The official EPA’s electronic public docket.

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For public commenters, it is further information on the substance of deliveries are only accepted during the
important to note that EPA’s policy is your comment. EPA’s policy is that EPA docket’s normal hours of operation as
that public comments, whether will not edit your comment, and any identified in Unit II.A.
submitted electronically or in paper, identifying or contact information
B. How Should I Submit CBI to the
will be made available for public provided in the body of a comment will
viewing in EPA’s electronic public be included as part of the comment that
docket as EPA receives them and is placed in the official public docket, Do not submit information that you
without change, unless the comment and made available in EPA’s electronic consider to be CBI electronically
contains copyrighted material, CBI, or public docket. If EPA cannot read your through EPA’s electronic public docket
other information whose disclosure is comment due to technical difficulties or by e-mail. You may claim
restricted by statute. When EPA and cannot contact you for clarification, information that you submit to EPA as
identifies a comment containing EPA may not be able to consider your CBI by marking any part or all of that
copyrighted material, EPA will provide comment. information as CBI (if you submit CBI
a reference to that material in the i. EPA Dockets. Your use of EPA’s on disk or CD ROM, mark the outside
version of the comment that is placed in electronic public docket to submit of the disk or CD ROM as CBI and then
EPA’s electronic public docket. The comments to EPA electronically is identify electronically within the disk or
entire printed comment, including the EPA’s preferred method for receiving CD ROM the specific information that is
copyrighted material, will be available comments. Go directly to EPA Dockets CBI). Information so marked will not be
in the public docket. at, and disclosed except in accordance with
Public comments submitted on follow the online instructions for procedures set forth in 40 CFR part 2.
computer disks that are mailed or submitting comments. Once in the In addition to one complete version of
delivered to the docket will be system, select ‘‘search,’’ and then key in the comment that includes any
transferred to EPA’s electronic public docket ID number OPP–2005–0086. The information claimed as CBI, a copy of
docket. Public comments that are system is an ‘‘anonymous access’’
the comment that does not contain the
mailed or delivered to the docket will be system, which means EPA will not
information claimed as CBI must be
scanned and placed in EPA’s electronic know your identity, e-mail address, or
submitted for inclusion in the public
public docket. Where practical, physical other contact information unless you
docket and EPA’s electronic public
objects will be photographed, and the provide it in the body of your comment.
ii. E-mail. Comments may be sent by docket. If you submit the copy that does
photograph will be placed in EPA’s not contain CBI on disk or CD ROM,
electronic public docket along with a e-mail to,
Attention: Docket ID Number OPP– mark the outside of the disk or CD ROM
brief description written by the docket clearly that it does not contain CBI.
staff. 2005–0086. In contrast to EPA’s
electronic public docket, EPA’s e-mail Information not marked as CBI will be
III. How Can I Respond to this Action? system is not an ‘‘anonymous access’’ included in the public docket and EPA’s
system. If you send an e-mail comment electronic public docket without prior
A. How and To Whom Do I Submit notice. If you have any questions about
Comments? directly to the docket without going
through EPA’s electronic public docket, CBI or the procedures for claiming CBI,
You may submit comments EPA’s e-mail system automatically please consult the person listed under
electronically, by mail, or through hand captures your e-mail address. E-mail FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT.
delivery/courier. To ensure proper addresses that are automatically C. What Should I Consider when I
receipt by EPA, identify the appropriate captured by EPA’s e-mail system are Prepare My Comments for EPA?
docket ID number in the subject line on included as part of the comment that is
the first page of your comment. Please placed in the official public docket, and You may find the following
ensure that your comments are made available in EPA’s electronic suggestions helpful for preparing your
submitted within the specified comment public docket. comments:
period. Comments received after the iii. Disk or CD ROM. You may submit 1. Explain your views as clearly as
close of the comment period will be comments on a disk or CD ROM that possible.
marked ‘‘late.’’ EPA is not required to you mail to the mailing address 2. Describe any assumptions that you
consider these late comments. If you identified in Unit III.A. These electronic used.
wish to submit CBI or information that submissions will be accepted in 3. Provide copies of any technical
is otherwise protected by statute, please WordPerfect or ASCII file format. Avoid information and/or data you used that
follow the instructions in Unit III.B. Do the use of special characters and any support your views.
not use EPA Dockets or e-mail to submit form of encryption. 4. If you estimate potential burden or
CBI or information protected by statute. 2. By mail. Send your comments to: costs, explain how you arrived at the
1. Electronically. If you submit an Public Information and Records estimate that you provide.
electronic comment as prescribed in this Integrity Branch (PIRIB) (7502C), Office
unit, EPA recommends that you include of Pesticide Programs (OPP), 5. Provide specific examples to
your name, mailing address, and an e- Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 illustrate your concerns.
mail address or other contact Pennsylvania Ave., NW., Washington, 6. Offer alternative ways to improve
information in the body of your DC 20460–0001, Attention: Docket ID the collection activity.
comment. Also include this contact Number OPP–2005–0086. 7. Make sure to submit your
information on the outside of any disk 3. By hand delivery or courier. Deliver comments by the deadline in this
or CD ROM you submit, and in any your comments to: Public Information notice.
cover letter accompanying the disk or and Records Integrity Branch (PIRIB), 8. To ensure proper receipt by EPA,
CD ROM. This ensures that you can be Office of Pesticide Programs (OPP), be sure to identify the docket ID number
identified as the submitter of the Environmental Protection Agency, Rm. assigned to this action in the subject
comment and allows EPA to contact you 119, Crystal Mall #2, 1801 S. Bell St., line on the first page of your response.
in case EPA cannot read your comment Arlington, VA, Attention: Docket ID You may also provide the name, date,
due to technical difficulties or needs Number OPP–2005–0086. Such and Federal Register citation.

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D. What Information is EPA Particularly For this collection it includes the time under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION
Interested in? needed to review instructions; develop, CONTACT.
Pursuant to section 3506(c)(2)(A) of acquire, install, and utilize technology
List of Subjects
the PRA, EPA specifically solicits and systems for the purposes of
collecting, validating, and verifying Environmental protection, Reporting
comments and information to enable it
information, processing and and recordkeeping requirements.
1. Evaluate whether the proposed maintaining information, and disclosing
and providing information; adjust the Dated: April 7, 2005.
collections of information are necessary Susan B. Hazen,
for the proper performance of the existing ways to comply with any
previously applicable instructions and Acting Assistant Administrator, Office of
functions of the Agency, including Prevention, Pesticides and Toxic Substances.
whether the information will have requirements; train personnel to be able
to respond to a collection of [FR Doc. 05–7587 Filed 4–19–05; 8:45 am]
practical utility.
2. Evaluate the accuracy of the information; search data sources; BILLING CODE 6560–50–S

Agency’s estimates of the burdens of the complete and review the collection of
proposed collections of information. information; and transmit or otherwise
disclose the information. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION
3. Enhance the quality, utility, and AGENCY
clarity of the information to be The ICR provides a detailed
collected. explanation of this estimate, which is
only briefly summarized in this notice. [OPP–2005–0087; FRL–7706–3]
4. Minimize the burden of the
collections of information on those who The annual public burden for this ICR
is estimated to be 23,400. The following Foreign Purchaser Acknowledgment
are to respond, including through the Statement of Unregistered Pesticides;
use of appropriate automated or is a summary of the estimates taken
from the ICR: Renewal of Pesticide Information
electronic collection technologies or Collection Activities and Request for
other forms of information technology, Respondents/affected entities: States
and territorial governments. Comments
e.g., permitting electronic submission of
responses. Estimated total number of potential AGENCY: Environmental Protection
respondents: 60. Agency (EPA).
IV. What Information Collection Frequency of response: Annual. ACTION: Notice.
Activity or ICR Does this Action Apply Estimated total/average number of
to? responses for each respondent: 8–9. SUMMARY: In compliance with the
EPA is seeking comments on the Estimated total annual burden hours: Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) (44
following ICR: 23,400. U.S.C. 3501 et seq.) this notice
Title: FIFRA Section 24(c) Special Estimated total annual burden costs: announces that EPA is seeking public
Local Need Registrations. $2,126,520. comment on the following Information
ICR numbers: EPA ICR No. 0595.09, Collection Request (ICR): Foreign
VI. Are There Changes in the Estimates Purchaser Acknowledgment Statement
OMB Control No. 2070–0055.
from the Last Approval? of Unregistered Pesticides (EPA ICR No.
ICR status: This is a renewal of an
existing ICR that is currently approved The Agency has revised the estimated 0161.10, OMB Control No. 2070–0027).
by OMB and due to expire January 31, applicant burden upwards to reflect the This is a request to renew an existing
2006. average number of petitions that have ICR that is currently approved and due
Abstract: This data collection program been received in the last three years, to expire on January 31, 2006. The ICR
is designed to provide EPA with the which is 450 annually. In the last describes the nature of the information
necessary data to review approval of a renewal for this ICR the annual petition collection activity and its expected
state issued pesticide registration. rate was only 350 per year. This trend, burden and costs. Before submitting this
FIFRA section 24(c) authorizes the coupled with updated 2004 labor figures ICR to the Office of Management and
states to register additional uses of accounts for the slightly higher burden Budget (OMB) for review and approval
federally registered pesticides for and cost figures for this ICR renewal. No under the PRA, EPA is soliciting
distribution and use within the state to other program changes have occurred. comments on specific aspects of the
meet a special local need (SLN). A state- This proposal represents a burden collection.
issued registration under FIFRA section increase of 5,200 burden hours and DATES: Written comments, identified by
24(c) is deemed a federal registration for $541,370 in increased burden hour costs the docket identification (ID) number
the purposes of the pesticide’s use over the last ICR renewal. OPP–2005–0087, must be received on or
within the state’s boundaries. A state before June 20, 2005.
VII. What is the Next Step in the
must notify EPA, in writing, of any
Process for this ICR? ADDRESSES: Comments may be
action it takes, i.e., issues, amends, or
EPA will consider the comments submitted electronically, by mail, or
revokes a state registration. The Agency
received and amend the ICR as through hand delivery/courier. Follow
has 90 days to disapprove the
appropriate. The final ICR package will the detailed instructions as provided in
registration. In such cases, the state is
then be submitted to OMB for review Unit III. of the SUPPLEMENTARY
responsible for notifying the affected
registrant. and approval pursuant to 5 CFR
1320.12. EPA will issue another Federal FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
V. What are EPA’s Burden and Cost Register notice pursuant to 5 CFR Nathanael R. Martin, Field and External
Estimates for this ICR? 1320.5(a)(1)(iv) to announce the Affairs Division (7506C), Office of
Under the PRA, ‘‘burden’’ means the submission of the ICR to OMB and the Pesticide Programs, Environmental
total time, effort, or financial resources opportunity to submit additional Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania
expended by persons to generate, comments to OMB. If you have any Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20460–
maintain, retain, or disclose or provide questions about this ICR or the approval 0001; telephone number: (703) 305–
information to or for a Federal Agency. process, please contact the person listed 6475; fax number: (703) 305–5884; e-

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