[Federal Register Volume 64, Number 209 (Friday, October 29, 1999)]
[Page 58452]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 99-28338]



Office of the Secretary

Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request

October 22, 1999.
    The Department of Labor (DOL) has submitted the following public 
information collection requests (ICRs) to the Office of Management and 
Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-13, 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35). A copy of 
each individual ICR, with applicable supporting documentation, may be 
obtained by calling the Department of Labor, Departmental Clearance 
Officer, Ira Mills (202) 219-5096 ext. 143) or by E-Mail to Mills-
I[email protected].
    Comments should be sent to Office of Information and Regulatory 
Affairs, Attn: OMB Desk Officer for BLS, DM, ESA, ETA, MSHA, OSHA, 
PWBA, or VETS, Office of Management and Budget, Room 10235, Washington, 
DC 20503 (202) 395-7316), within 30 days from the date of this 
publication in the Federal Register.
    The OMB is particularly interested in comments which:
     Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is 
necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, 
including whether the information will have practical utility;
     Evaluate the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the 
burden of the proposed collection of information, including the 
validity of the methodology and assumptions used;
     Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information to be collected; and
     Minimize the burden of the collection of information on 
those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate 
automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection 
techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting 
electronic submission of responses.
    Agency: Occupational Safety and Health Administration.
    Title: Trucks Used Underground to Transport Explosives, Inspection 
Certifications (1926.903(e)).
    OMB Number: 1218-0227.
    Frequency: Weekly.
    Affected Public: Business or other for-profit.
    Number of Respondents: 1.
    Estimated Time Per respondent: 10 minutes every week.
    Total Burden Hours: 9 hours.
    Total Annualized capital/startup costs: $0.
    Total annual costs (operating/maintaining systems or purchasing 
services): $0.
    Description: The construction standard on underground 
transportation of explosives, 1926.903(e), requires certification of a 
weekly maintenance inspection of trucks used for this purpose. The 
inspection certification, which attests to the safety if the truck's 
electrical systems, is necessary to ensure compliance with the 
Ira L. Mills,
Departmental Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 99-28338 Filed 10-28-99; 8:45 am]