[Federal Register Volume 62, Number 83 (Wednesday, April 30, 1997)]
[Page 23481]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 97-11143]

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Bureau of Land Management
[NV-960-1060-02-24 1A; OMB Approval Number 1004-0042]

Information Collection Submitted to the Office of Management and 
Budget for Review Under the Paperwork Reduction Act

    The proposed collection of information listed below has been 
submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval 
under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. 3501). 
On March 26, 1996, BLM published a notice in the Federal Register (61 
FR 13208) requesting comments on this proposed collection. The comment 
period ended on May 28, 1996. BLM received no comments on that notice. 
Copies of the proposed collection of information and related forms and 
explanatory material may be obtained by contacting the BLM clearance 
officer at the telephone number listed below.
    OMB is required to respond within 60 days but may respond after 30 
days. For maximum consideration your comments and suggestion on the 
requirement should be made directly within 30 days to the Office of 
Management and Budget, Interior Department Desk Officer (1004-0042), 
Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Washington, DC 20503, 
telephone (202) 395-7340. Please provide a copy of your comments to the 
Bureau Clearance Officer (WO-630), 1849 C St., NW., Mail Stop 401 LS, 
Washington, DC 20240.
    Nature of Comments: We specifically request your comments on the 
    1. Whether the collection of information is necessary for the 
proper functioning of the Bureau of Land Management, including whether 
the information will have practical utility;
    2. The accuracy of BLM's estimate of the burden of collecting the 
information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions 
    3. The quality, utility and clarity of the information to be 
collected; and
    4. How to minimize the burden of collecting the information on 
those who are to respond, including the use of appropriate automated 
electronic, mechanical or other forms of technology.
    Title: Application for Adoption of Wild Horse(s) or Burro(s) (43 
CFR 4700).
    OMB Approval Number: 1004-0042.
    Abstruact: BLM proposes to renew the approval of an information 
collection for an existing rule at 43 CFR 4750.3 and the adoption form 
covered by that rule. BLM uses the rule and form to determine whether 
individuals are qualified to provide humane care and treatment to wild 
horses and burros.
    Bureau Form Number: 4710-10.
    Frequency: Once.
    Description of Respondents: Respondents are individuals who wish to 
adopt one or more wild horses or burros. Successful respondents 
demonstrate that they are qualified to provide humane care and proper 
treatment, including proper transportation, feeding and handling. 
Estimated completion time: 10 minutes, including the time to get the 
form, read the instructions, collect and gather the information, fill 
out the form, and send it to BLM.
    Annual Responses: 30,000.
    Annual Burden Hours: 5,000.
    Collection Clearance Officer: Carole Smith, (202) 452-0367.

    Dated: April 9, 1997.
Carole Smith,
Information Collection Officer.
[FR Doc. 97-11143 Filed 4-29-97; 8:45 am]