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 current 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 July 14, 2003. 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 Commission, Room 1-A804, 445 12th Street, SW., Washington, DC 20554, or via the Internet to Leslie.Smith@fcc.gov.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
For additional information or copies of the information collection(s) contact Les Smith at 202-418-0217 or via the Internet at Leslie.Smith@fcc.gov.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
OMB Control Number: 3060-0249.
Title: Section 74.781, Station Records.
Form Number: N/A.
Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.
Respondents: Business and other for-profit entities; not-for-profit institutions; State, Federal or Tribal Governments.
Number of Respondents: 7,400.
Estimated Time per Response: 0.75 hours.
Frequency of Response: Recordkeeping; annual reporting requirement.
Total Annual Burden: 5,735 hours.
Total Annual Costs: $666,000.
Needs and Uses: 47 CFR Section 74.781 requires licensees of low power television, TV translator and TV booster stations to maintain adequate records. FCC staff in field inspections used the records to ensure that reasonable measures are taken to maintain proper station operations and to ensure compliance with the Commission's rules.Start Signature
Federal Communications Commission.
William F. Caton,
[FR Doc. 03-12058 Filed 5-14-03; 8:45 am]
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