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Collection of Information Under Review by Office of Management and Budget (OMB): OMB Control Number 2115-0633

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AGENCY:

Coast Guard, DOT.

ACTION:

Request for comments.

SUMMARY:

In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Coast Guard intends to seek the approval of OMB for the renewal of one Information Collection Request (ICR). The ICR concerns the Streamlined Inspection Program. Before submitting the ICR to OMB, the Coast Guard is requesting comments on it.

DATES:

Comments must reach the Coast Guard on or before August 3, 2001.

ADDRESSES:

You may mail comments to the Docket Management System (DMS) [USCG 2001-9764], U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), room PL-401, 400 Seventh Street SW., Washington, DC 20590-0001, or deliver them to room PL-401, located on the Plaza Level of the Nassif Building at the same address between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. The telephone number is 202-366-9329.

The DMS maintains the public docket for this request. Comments will become part of this docket and will be available for inspection or copying in room PL-401, located on the Plaza Level of the Nassif Building at the above address between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. You may also access this docket on the Internet at http://dms.dot.gov.

Copies of the complete ICR are available through this docket on the Internet at http://dms.dot.gov and also from Commandant (G-CIM-2), U.S. Coast Guard Headquarters, room 6106 (Attn: Barbara Davis), 2100 Second Street SW., Washington, DC 20593-0001. The telephone number is 202-267-2326.

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Barbara Davis, Office of Information Management, 202-267-2326, for questions on this document; or Dorothy Beard, Chief, Documentary Services Division, U.S. Department of Transportation, 202-366-5149, for questions on the docket.

Request for Comments

The Coast Guard encourages interested persons to submit written comments. Persons submitting comments should include their names and addresses, identify this document [USCG 2001-9764], and give the reason for the comments. Please submit all comments and attachments in an unbound format no larger than 81/2 by 11 inches, suitable for copying and electronic filing. Persons wanting acknowledgment of receipt of comments should enclose stamped self-addressed postcards or envelopes.

Information Collection Request

1. Title: Streamlined Inspection Program.

OMB Control Number: 2115-0633.

Summary: The Coast Guard established an optional Streamlined Inspection Program (SIP) to provide owners and operators of U.S. vessels an alternative method of complying with inspection requirements of the Coast Guard.

Need: Owners and operators of vessels opting to participate in the program will maintain each of their covered vessels in compliance with a Company Action Plan (CAP) and Vessel Action Plan (VAP) and have their own personnel periodically perform many of the tests and examinations normally conducted by marine inspectors of the Coast Guard. The Coast Guard expects that participating vessels will continuously meet a higher level of safety and readiness throughout the inspection cycle.

Respondents: Operators and owners of vessels.

Frequency: On occasion.

Burden Estimate: The estimated burden is 32,244 hours a year.

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Dated: May 21, 2001.

V.S. Crea,

Director of Information and Technology.

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[FR Doc. 01-13927 Filed 6-1-01; 8:45 am]

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