The Federal Communications Commission, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork burden invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on the following information collection, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13. An agency may not conduct or sponsor a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid control number. No person shall be subject to any penalty for failing to comply with a collection of information subject to the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) that does not display a valid control number. Comments are requested concerning (a) whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Commission, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the Commission's burden estimate; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on the respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology.
Written comments should be submitted on or before May 26, 2000. If you anticipate that you will be submitting comments, but find it difficult to do so within the period of time allowed by this notice, you should advise the contact listed below as soon as possible.
Direct all comments to Les Smith, Federal Communications Commissions, 445 12th Street, S.W., Room 1-A804, Washington, DC 20554 or via the Internet to email@example.com.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
For additional information or copies of the information collections contact Les Smith at (202) 418-0217 or via the Internet at firstname.lastname@example.org.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
OMB Control Number: 3060-0012.
Title: Application for Additional Time to Construct A Radio Station.
Form Number: FCC Form 701.
Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection.
Respondents: Business or other for-profit.
Number of Respondents: 100.
Estimated Time per Response: 2 hours.
Frequency of Response: Reporting on occasion.
Total Annual Burden: 200 hours.
Total Annual Cost: $17,000.00.
Needs and Uses: FCC Form 701 is used when applying for additional time to construct an MDS or international broadcast station. This form is used by agency staff to determine whether to Start Printed Page 16202grant the applicant's request for an additional period of time to construct a station. The agency could not determine whether the applicant's request for additional time to construct should be granted without this collection of information.Start Signature
Federal Communications Commission.
Magalie Roman Salas,
[FR Doc. 00-7425 Filed 3-24-00; 8:45 am]
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