Department of Defense (DOD), General Services Administration (GSA), and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).
Notice of request for public comments regarding an extension to an existing OMB clearance (9000-0152).
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 service contracting. A request for public comments was published in the Federal Register at 68 FR 10212 on March 4, 2003. 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.
Submit comments on or before June 27, 2003.
Submit comments, including suggestions for reducing this burden to: FAR Desk Officer, OMB, Start Printed Page 31691Room 10102, NEOB, Washington, DC 20503, and a copy to the General Services Administration, FAR Secretariat (MVA), 1800 F Street, NW., Room 4035, Washington, DC 20405.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Linda Klein, Acquisition Policy Division, GSA, 501-3775.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
This FAR requirement implements the statutory requirements of Sec. 834, Pub. L. 101-510, concerning uncompensated overtime. The coverage requires that offerors identify uncompensated overtime hours and the uncompensated overtime rate for procurements valued at $100,000 or more. This permits Government contracting officers to ascertain cost realism of proposed labor rates for professional employees.
B. Annual Reporting Burden
Number of Respondents: 19,906.
Responses Per Respondent: 1.
Annual Responses: 19,906.
Average Burden Per Response: 30 minutes.
Total Burden Hours: 9,953.
Obtaining Copies of Proposals: Requesters may obtain a copy of the information collection documents from the General Services Administration, FAR Secretariat (MVA), Room 4035, Washington, DC 20405, telephone (202) 501-4755. Please cite OMB Control No. 9000-0152, Service Contracting, in all correspondence.Start Signature
Dated: May 20, 2003.
Ralph J. DeStefano,
Acting Director, Acquisition Policy Division.
[FR Doc. 03-13204 Filed 5-27-03; 8:45 am]
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