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(s), 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 March 8, 2001. 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 Judy Boley, Federal Communications Commission, Room 1-C804, 445 12th Street, SW, 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 collection(s), contact Judy Boley at 202-418-0214 or via the Internet at firstname.lastname@example.org.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
OMB Control No.: 3060-0702.
Title: Amendment of Parts 20 and 24 of the Commission Rules—Broadband PCS Competitive Bidding and the Commercial Mobile Radio Service Spectrum Cap, Amendment of the Commission's Cellular PCS Cross-Ownership Rule.
Form No.: N/A.
Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection.
Respondents: Individuals or households, businesses or other for-profit, not-for-profit institutions, state, local or tribal government.
Number of Respondents: 150.
Estimated Time Per Response: 20 hours.
Frequency of Response: Recordkeeping requirement, and on occasion reporting requirement. Start Printed Page 9081
Total Annual Burden: 2,251 hours.
Total Annual Cost: $1,079,800.
Needs and Uses: The information will be used by the Commission to determine whether the applicant is legally, technically and financially qualified to bid in the broadband PCS auctions and hold a broadband PCS license. Without such information the Commission could not determine whether to issue the license to the successful applicant, and would not be able to fulfill its statutory responsibilities in accordance with the Communications Act of 1934, as amended.Start Signature
Federal Communications Commission.
Magalie Roman Salas,
[FR Doc. 01-3018 Filed 2-5-01; 8:45 am]
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