Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DoT.
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), this notice announces that the Information Collection Request (ICR) abstracted below has been forwarded to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for extension of the currently approved collection. The ICR describes the nature of the information collection and the expected burden. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments on the following collection of information was published Start Printed Page 70862on April 17, 2003 on page 19066. This information collection activity was originally submitted to OMB for review on 11/12/03. The FAA withdrew the package and resubmitted it to reflect a new estimate. This is a request for renewal of the current collection requirements. The burden hours were reduced because the information is collected every 18 months instead of annually and most covered airports have already submitted their initial plans.
Comments must be submitted on or before January 20, 2004. A comment to OMB is most effective if OMB receives it within 30 days of publication.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Judy Street on (202) 267-9895.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
Title: Competition Plans, Passenger Facility Charges.
Type of Request: Extension of a currently approved collection.
OMB Control Number: 2120-0661.
Affected Public: A total of 40 public agencies controlling medium or large hub airports.
Abstract: This information is needed to meet the requirements of Title 49, Section 40117(k), Competition Plans, and to carry out a passenger facility charge application. No Passenger Facility Charge (PFC) may be approved for a covered airport and no Airport Improvement Program (AIP) grant may be made for a covered airport unless the airport has submitted a written competition plan in accordance with the statute. The affected public includes public agencies controlling medium or large hub airports.
Estimated Annual Burden Hours: An estimated 4050 hours annually.
Send comments to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, 725 17th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20503, Attention: FAA Desk Officer. Comments are invited on: Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Department, including whether the information will have practical utility; the accuracy of the Department's estimates of the burden of the proposed information collection; ways to enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information to be collected; and ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology.Start Signature
Issued in Washington, DC on December 12, 2003.
Judith D. Street,
FAA Information Collection Clearance Officer, Standards and Information Division, APF-100.
[FR Doc. 03-31248 Filed 12-18-03; 8:45 am]
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