Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT.
Notice and request for comments.
The FAA invites public comrnents about our intention to request the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to approve a current information collection. The rule requires passengers who intend to use an approved POC to present a physician statement before boarding.
Please submit comments by August 18, 2008.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Carla Mauney on (202) 267-9895, or by e-mail at: Carla.Mauney@faa.gov.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
Title: Use of Certain Personal Oxygen Concentrator (POC) Devices on Board Aircraft.
Type of Request: Extension without change of an approved collection.
OMB Control Number: 2120-0702.
Forms(s): There are no FAA forms associated with this collection.
Affected Public: A total of 1,735,000 respondents.
Frequency: The information is collected on occasion.
Estimated Average Burden per Response: Approximately 6 minutes per response.
Estimated Annual Burden Hours: An estimated 172,694 hours annually.
Abstract: The rule requires passengers who intend to use an approved POC to Start Printed Page 34976present a physician statement before boarding. The flight crew must then inform the pilot-in-command that a POC is on board.
Send comments to the FAA at the following address: Ms. Carla Mauney, Room 712, Federal Aviation Administration, IT Enterprises Business Services Division, AES-200, 800 Independence Ave., SW., Washington, DC 20591.
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 June 11, 2008.
FAA Information Collection Clearance Officer, IT Enterprises Business Services Division, AES-200.
[FR Doc. E8-13768 Filed 6-18-08; 8:45 am]
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