[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 75 (Wednesday, April 20, 2005)]
[Page 20606]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E5-1855]

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Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection: 
Comment Request

AGENCY: Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC).

ACTION: Notice of pending NRC action to submit an information 
collection request to OMB and solicitation of public comment.


SUMMARY: The NRC is preparing a submittal to OMB for review of 
continued approval of information collections under the provisions of 
the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35).
    Information pertaining to the requirement to be submitted:
    1. The title of the information collection: Grant and Cooperative 
Agreement Provisions.
    2. Current OMB approval number: 3150-0107.
    3. How often the collection is required: On occasion, one-time.
    4. Who is required or asked to report: Grantees and Cooperators.
    5. The estimated number of annual respondents: 60.
    6. The number of hours needed annually to complete the requirement 
or request: 1,160 hours (1,055 for reporting (17.58 hours per response) 
and 105 for recordkeeping (.57 hours per recordkeeper)).
    7. Abstract: The Division of Contracts uses provisions, required to 
obtain or retain a benefit in its awards and cooperative agreements to 
ensure: Adherence to Public Laws, that the Government's rights are 
protected, that work proceeds on schedule, and that disputes between 
the Government and the recipient are settled.
    Submit, by June 20, 2005, comments that address the following 
    1. Is the proposed collection of information necessary for the NRC 
to properly perform its functions? Does the information have practical 
    2. Is the burden estimate accurate?
    3. Is there a way to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of 
the information to be collected?
    4. How can the burden of the information collection be minimized, 
including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of 
information technology?
    A copy of the draft supporting statement may be viewed free of 
charge at the NRC Public Document Room, One White Flint North, 11555 
Rockville Pike, Room O-1 F21, Rockville, MD 20852. OMB clearance 
requests are available at the NRC worldwide Web site: http://www.nrc.gov/public-involve/doc-comment/omb/index.html. The document 
will be available on the NRC home page site for 60 days after the 
signature date of this notice.
    Comments and questions about the information collection 
requirements may be directed to the NRC Clearance Officer, Brenda Jo. 
Shelton, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, T-5 F53, Washington, DC 
20555-0001, by telephone at 301-415-7233, or by Internet electronic 
mail to [email protected].

    Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this 11th day of April, 2005.

    For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Brenda Jo Shelton,
NRC Clearance Officer, Office of Information Services.
[FR Doc. E5-1855 Filed 4-19-05; 8:45 am]