Financial Management Service, Fiscal Service, Treasury.
Notice and request for comments.
The Financial Management Service, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on a continuing information collection. By this notice, the Financial Management Service solicits comments concerning the Form FMS-6314 “Annual Financial Statement of Surety Companies—Schedule F.”
Written comments should be received on or before May 29, 2007.
Direct all written comments to Financial Management Service, Records and Information Management Branch, Room 135, 3700 East West Highway, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Requests for additional information or copies of the form(s) and instructions should be directed to Robert Cline, Surety Bond Branch, Room 600F, 3700 East West Highway, Hyattsville, MD 20782, (202) 874-6507.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
Pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)), the Financial Management Service solicits comments on the collection of information described below:
Title: Annual Financial Statement of Surety Companies—Schedule F.
OMB Number: 1510-0012.
Form Number: FMS-6314.
Abstract: This form provides information that is used to determine the amount of unauthorized reinsurance of a Treasury Certified Company, and to compute its underwriting limitations. This computation is necessary to ensure the solvency of companies certified by Treasury, and their ability to carry out contractual surety requirements.
Current Actions: Extension of currently approved collection.
Type of Review: Regular.
Affected Public: Business or other for-profit.
Estimated Number of Respondents: 341.
Estimated Time per Respondent: Varies from 8 hours to 80 hours.
Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 14,458.
Comments: Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for Office of Management and Budget approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology; and (e) estimates of capital or start-up costs and costs of operation, maintenance and purchase of services to provide information.Start Signature
Dated: March 16, 2007.
Assistant Commissioner, Financial Operations.
[FR Doc. 07-1483 Filed 3-26-07; 8:45 am]
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