The Department of Commerce has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for clearance the following proposal for collection of information under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35).
Agency: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
Title: Saltonstall-Kennedy Grant Program (S-K Program) Applications and Reports.
Form Number(s): NOAA Forms 88-204 and 88-205.
OMB Approval Number: 0648-0135.
Type of Request: Regular submission.
Burden Hours: 985.
Number of Respondents: 210.
Average Hours Per Response: 1 hour for a project budget, 1 hour for a project summary, 2.5 hours for a semi-annual progress report, and 13 hours for a final report.
Needs and Uses: The S-K Program provides financial assistance on a competitive basis for research and development projects that benefit U.S. fishing communities. Respondents must submit applications, and grant recipients must submit semi-annual progress reports and final reports.
Affected Public: Not-for-profit institutions, business or other for-profit organizations, individuals, and State, Local, or Tribal government.
Frequency: On occasion, semi-annually, annually.
Respondent's Obligation: Required to obtain or retain a benefit.
OMB Desk Officer: David Rostker, (202) 395-3897.
Copies of the above information collection proposal can be obtained by calling or writing Madeleine Clayton, Departmental Paperwork Clearance Officer, (202) 482-3129, Department of Commerce, Room 6086, 14th and Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20230 (or via the Internet at MClayton@doc.gov).
Written comments and recommendations for the proposed information collection should be sent within 30 days of publication of this notice to David Rostker, OMB Desk Officer, Room 10202, New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503.Start Signature
Dated: August 9, 2001.
Departmental Paperwork Clearance Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer.
[FR Doc. 01-20653 Filed 8-15-01; 8:45 am]
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