Department of Defense (DOD), General Services Administration (GSA), and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).
Notice of request for an extension to an existing OMB clearance (9000-0012).
Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. chapter 35), the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Secretariat has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve an extension of a currently approved information collection requirement concerning termination settlement proposal forms (Standard Forms (SF's) 1435 through 1440). A request for public comments was published at 66 FR 11006, February 21, 2001. No comments were received.
Public comments are particularly invited on: whether this collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of functions of the FAR, and whether it will have practical utility; whether our estimate of the public burden of this collection of information is accurate, and based on valid assumptions and methodology; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and ways in which we can minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, through the use of appropriate technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology.
Comments may be submitted on or before June 26, 2001.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Linda Klein, Federal Acquisition Policy Division, GSA (202) 501-3775.End Further Info
Comments regarding this burden estimate or any other aspect of this collection of information, including suggestions for reducing this burden, should be submitted to: FAR Desk Officer, OMB, Room 10102, NEOB, Washington, DC 20503, and a copy to the General Services Administration, FAR Secretariat, 1800 F Street, NW., Room 4035, Washington, DC 20405. Please cite OMB Control No. 9000-0012, Start Printed Page 21124Termination Settlement Proposal (SF's 1435 through 1440), in all correspondence.End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
The termination settlement proposal forms (Standard Forms 1435 through 1440) provide a standardized format for listing essential cost and inventory information needed to support the terminated contractor's negotiation position. Submission of the information assures that a contractor will be fairly reimbursed upon settlement of the terminated contract.
B. Annual Reporting Burden
Responses Per Respondent: 2.4.
Total Responses: 2,074.
Hours Per Response: 2.5.
Total Burden Hours: 5,185.
Obtaining Copies of Proposals
Requester may obtain a copy of the proposal from the General Services Administration, FAR Secretariat (MVP), 1800 F Street, NW., Room 4035, Washington, DC 20405, telephone (202) 501-4755. Please cite OMB Control No. 9000-0012, Termination Settlement Proposal Forms—FAR (SF's 1435 through 1440), in all correspondence.Start Signature
Dated: April 24, 2001.
Acting Director, Acquisition Policy Division.
[FR Doc. 01-10519 Filed 4-26-01; 8:45 am]
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