Overseas Private Investment Corporation.
Request for comments.
Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), agencies are required to publish a Notice in the Federal Register notifying the public that the Agency is preparing an information collection request for OMB review and approval and to request public review and comment on the submission. Comments are being solicited on the need for the information, its practical utility, the accuracy of the Agency's burden estimate, and on ways to minimize the reporting burden, including automated collection techniques and uses of other forms of technology. The proposed form under review is summarized below.
Comments must be received on or before April 29, 2000.
Copies of the subject form and the request for review prepared for submission to OMB may be obtained from the Agency Submitting Officer. Comments on the form should be submitted to the Agency Submitting Officer.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
OPIC Agency Submitting Officer: Carol Brock, Records Manager, Overseas Private Investment Corporation, 1100 New York Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20527; 202/336-8563.End Further Info
SUMMARY OF FORM UNDER REVIEW:
Type of Request: Revision of a currently approved collection.
Title: Self-Monitoring Questionnaire for Investment Fund Projects.
Form Number: OPIC-217.
Frequency of Use: Annually.
Type of Respondents: Business or other individuals.
Standard Industrial Classification Codes: All.
Description of Affected Public: U.S. companies assisted by OPIC.
Reporting Hours: 3 hours per form.
Number of Responses: 190 per year.
Federal Cost: $5,700 per year.
Authority for Information Collection: Sections 231(k)2, of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as amended.
Abstract (Needs and Uses): The questionnaire is completed by OPIC-assisted investors annually. The questionnaire allows OPIC's assessment of effects of OPIC-assisted fund projects on the U.S. economy and employment, as well as on the environment and economic development abroad.Start Signature
Dated: February 24, 2000.
Senior Counsel for Administration, Department of Legal Affairs.
[FR Doc. 00-4807 Filed 2-28-00; 8:45 am]
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