[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 127 (Tuesday, July 5, 2005)]
[Page 38711]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E5-3483]



Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for the 
Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Review; Comment Request

AGENCY: U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC).

ACTION: Notice of OMB review of information collection request to OMB 
and solicitation of public comment.


SUMMARY: The NRC has recently submitted to OMB for review the following 
proposal for the collection of information under the provisions of the 
Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35). The NRC hereby 
informs potential respondents that an agency may not conduct or 
sponsor, and that a person is not required to respond to, a collection 
of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number.
    1. Title of submission, new, revision, or extension: Extension.
    2. The title of the information collection: NRC Form 445, Request 
For Approval of Official Foreign Travel.
    3. The form number if applicable: NRC Form 445.
    4. How often the collection is required: On occasion.
    5. Who will be required or asked to report: Non-Federal 
consultants, contractors and NRC invited travelers (i.e., non-NRC 
    6. An estimate of the number of annual responses: 200.
    7. The estimated number of annual respondents: 200.
    8. An estimate of the total number of hours needed annually to 
complete the requirement or request: 200 hours (200 forms x 1 hour 
    9. An indication of whether Section 3507(d), Public Law 104-13 
applies: N/A.
    10. Abstract: Form 445, ``Request for Approval of Foreign Travel,'' 
is supplied by consultants, contractors, and NRC invited travelers who 
must travel to foreign countries in the course of conducting business 
for the NRC. In accordance with 48 CFR part 20, ``NRC Acquisition 
Regulation,'' contractors traveling to foreign countries are required 
to complete this form. The information requested includes the name of 
the Office Director/Regional Administrator or Chairman, as appropriate, 
the traveler's identifying information, purpose of travel, listing of 
the trip coordinators, other NRC travelers and contractors attending 
the same meeting, and a proposed itinerary.
    A copy of the final 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 World Wide 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 should be directed to the OMB reviewer 
listed below by August 4, 2005. Comments received after this date will 
be considered if it is practical to do so, but assurance of 
consideration cannot be given to comments received after this date. 
John A. Asalone, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (3150-
0193), NEOB-10202, Office of Management and Budget, Washington, DC 
    Comments can also be e-mailed to [email protected] or 
submitted by telephone at (202) 395-4650.
    The NRC Clearance Officer is Brenda Jo. Shelton, 301-415-7233.

    Dated in Rockville, Maryland, this 28th day of June 2005.

    For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Beth C. St. Mary,
Acting NRC Clearance Officer, Office of Information Services.
[FR Doc. E5-3483 Filed 7-1-05; 8:45 am]