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Rules and Regulations Implementing the Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991

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AGENCY:

Federal Communications Commission.

ACTION:

Final rule; announcement of effective date.

SUMMARY:

In this document, the Commission announces that the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has approved, for a period of three years, the information collection associated with the Commission's Rules and Regulations Implementing the Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991, Do-Not-Call Registry, Report and Order (DNC Report and Order). This notice is consistent with the DNC Report and Order, which stated that the Commission would publish a document in the Federal Register announcing the effective date of the rule.

DATES:

Section 64.1200(c)(2) introductory text, published at 73 FR 40185, July 14, 2008 is effective November 14, 2008.

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Erica McMahon, Consumer Policy Division, Consumer & Governmental Affairs Bureau, at (202) 418-0346.

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SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

This document announces that, on October 31, 2008, OMB approved, for a period of three years, the information collection requirements contained in the Commission's DNC Report and Order, FCC 08-147, published at 73 FR 40183, July 14, 2008. The OMB Control Number is 3060-0519. The Commission publishes this notice as an announcement of the effective date of the rule. If you have any comments on the burden estimates listed below, or how the Commission can improve the collections and reduce any burdens caused thereby, please contact Cathy Williams, Federal Communications Commission, Room 1-C823, 445 12th Street, SW., Washington, DC 20554. Please include the OMB Control Number, 3060-0519, in your correspondence. The Commission will also accept your comments via the Internet if you send them to PRA@fcc.gov.

To request materials in accessible formats for people with disabilities (Braille, large print, electronic files, audio format), send an e-mail to f cc504@fcc.gov or call the Consumer & Governmental Affairs Bureau at (202) 418-0530 (voice), (202) 418-0432 (TTY).

Synopsis

As required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3507), the FCC is notifying the public that it received OMB approval on October 31, 2008, for the information collection requirements contained in the Commission's rules at 47 CFR 64.1200(c)(2). The OMB Control Number is 3060-0519. The total annual reporting burden for respondents for these collections of information, including the time for gathering and maintaining the collection of information, is estimated to be: 49,397 respondents, 135,607,383 responses, total annual burden hours of 625,406 hours, and $4,590,000 in total annual costs. Under 5 CFR part 1320, an agency may not conduct or sponsor a collection of information unless it displays a current, valid OMB 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, which does not display a current, valid OMB Control Number.

The foregoing notice is required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13, October 1, 1995, and 44 U.S.C. 3507.

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Federal Communications Commission.

Marlene H. Dortch,

Secretary.

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[FR Doc. E8-27097 Filed 11-13-08; 8:45 am]

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