The Department of Commerce will submit to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for clearance the following proposal for collection of information under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35).
Agency: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
Title: Aleutian Islands Pollock Fishery.
OMB Control Number: 0648-0513.
Form Number(s): None.Start Printed Page 41482
Type of Request: Regular (revision and extension of a currently approved information collection).
Number of Respondents: 1.
Average Hours per Response: 1.
Burden Hours: 1.
Needs and Uses: This request is for revision and extension of a currently approved information collection.
Amendment 82 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish Fishery of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Management Area (FMP) established a framework for the management of the Aleutian Islands subarea (AI) directed pollock fishery. The Aleutian Islands pollock fishery was allocated to the Aleut Corporation, Adak, Alaska, for the purpose of economic development in Adak, Alaska. The Aleut Corporation is identified in Public Law 108-199 as a business incorporated pursuant to the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (43 U.S.C. 1601 et seq.). Regulations implementing the FMP appear at 50 CFR part 679.
Participants are identified and approved through a letter from the Aleut Corporation which is approved by National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS). This letter includes a list of approved participants. A copy of the letter must be on each participating vessel.
Appeals are no longer included in this information collection. There have not been any appeals submitted since the inception of the program.
Affected Public: Business or other for-profit organizations; individuals or households.
Respondent's Obligation: Mandatory.
This information collection request may be viewed at reginfo.gov. Follow the instructions to view Department of Commerce collections currently under review by OMB.
Written comments and recommendations for the proposed information collection should be sent within 30 days of publication of this notice to OIRA_Submission@omb.eop.gov or fax to (202) 395-5806.
Dated: July 9, 2015.
NOAA PRA Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 2015-17325 Filed 7-14-15; 8:45 am]
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