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					                                   Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 150 / Monday, August 6, 2007 / Notices                                               43641

        It is further ordered, That all                      indicated or the offices of the Board of              C. Langfeld, Director, Regulations
     documents submitted by any party of                     Governors not later than August 31,                   Management Division (MPR), General
     record in this proceeding shall be                      2007.                                                 Services Administration, Washington,
     directed to the Secretary, Federal                         A. Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland               DC 20405; stanley.langfeld@gsa.gov,
     Maritime Commission, Washington, DC                     (Douglas A. Banks, Vice President) 1455               (202) 501–1737. Please cite FMR
     20573, in accordance with Rule 118 of                   East Sixth Street, Cleveland, Ohio                    Bulletin 2007–B4.
     the Commission’s Rules of Practice and                  44101-2566:                                           SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The FY
     Procedure, 46 CFR 502.118, and shall be                    1. Hometown Bancshares, Inc.                       2006 FRPP Summary Report provides
     served on parties of record; and                        Middlebourne, West Virginia; to merge                 summary-level data on worldwide real
        It is further ordered, That in                       with First Community Bancorp, Inc., St.               property owned and leased by the
     accordance with Rule 61 of the                          Marys, West Virginia, and thereby                     Federal Government. The reported data
     Commission’s Rules of Practice and                      indirectly acquire First National Bank of             is pulled from the FRPP inventory
     Procedure, the initial decision of the                  St. Marys, St. Marys, West Virginia. In               system, which is a centralized,
     Administrative Law Judge shall be                       connection with this application, First               comprehensive, and descriptive
     issued by July 30, 2008 and the final                   National Bank of St Marys, Saint Marys,               database of the Government’s real
     decision of the Commission shall be                     West Virginia, will merge with Union                  property portfolio, developed and
     issued by December 1, 2008.                             Bank, Inc., Middlebourne, West Virginia.              managed by GSA in consultation with
     By the Commission                                          B. Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago                 the Federal Real Property Council
     Bryant L. VanBrakle,                                    (Burl Thornton, Assistant Vice                        (FRPC).
                                                             President) 230 South LaSalle Street,                     The FY 2006 report marks the second
                                                             Chicago, Illinois 60690-1414:                         reporting year for the governmentwide
     [FR Doc. E7–15177 Filed 8–3–07; 8:45 am]                   1. Capitol Bancorp, Ltd., Lansing,                 data elements designated by the FRPC
     BILLING CODE 6730–01–P
                                                             Michigan and Capitol Bancorp Colorado                 as required by Executive Order 13327.
                                                             Ltd. II, Fort Collins, Colorado; to acquire           All executive branch agencies are
                                                             51 percent of the voting shares of                    required to submit constructed asset-
     FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM                                  Loveland Bank of Commerce (in                         level data to the FRPP on an annual
     Formations of, Acquisitions by, and                     organization) Loveland, Colorado.                     basis.
     Mergers of Bank Holding Companies                          2. Capitol Bancorp, Ltd., Lansing,                    The FRPP system was re-engineered
                                                             Michigan and Capitol Development                      in FY 2005 and further enhanced in FY
        The companies listed in this notice
                                                             Bancorp Limited V, Lansing Michigan;                  2006 to meet the FRPC’s information
     have applied to the Board for approval,
                                                             to acquire 51 percent of the voting                   technology requirements. Agencies can
     pursuant to the Bank Holding Company
                                                             shares of Bank of Feather River (in                   use the FRPP applications to update
     Act of 1956 (12 U.S.C. 1841 et seq.)
                                                             organization) Yuba City, California.                  portfolio information online and in real
     (BHC Act), Regulation Y (12 CFR Part
                                                             Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve             time, perform historical benchmarking,
     225), and all other applicable statutes
                                                             System, August 1, 2007.                               produce ad hoc reports, measure
     and regulations to become a bank holding
                                                             Robert deV. Frierson,                                 performance of real property assets, and
     company and/or to acquire the assets or
                                                             Deputy Secretary of the Board.                        identify unneeded and underutilized
     the ownership of, control of, or the power
                                                                                                                   assets for disposal. The goals of the
     to vote shares of a bank or bank holding                [FR Doc. E7–15186 Filed 8–3–07; 8:45 am]
                                                                                                                   database are to: 1) improve decision-
     company and all of the banks and                        BILLING CODE 6210–01–P
                                                                                                                   making with more accurate and reliable
     nonbanking companies owned by the
                                                                                                                   data; 2) provide the ability to
     bank holding company, including the
                                                                                                                   benchmark Federal real property asset
     companies listed below.                                 GENERAL SERVICES                                      performance; and 3) centralize
        The applications listed below, as well               ADMINISTRATION                                        collection of key real property data
     as other related filings required by the
                                                             [FMR Bulletin 2007–B4]                                elements into one Federal inventory
     Board, are available for immediate
     inspection at the Federal Reserve Bank                  Federal Management Regulation;
     indicated. The application also will be                                                                         Dated: July 25, 2007.
                                                             Federal Real Property Profile Summary
     available for inspection at the offices of                                                                    Kevin Messner,
     the Board of Governors. Interested                                                                            Acting Associate Administrator, Office of
     persons may express their views in                      AGENCY: General Services                              Governmentwide Policy.
     writing on the standards enumerated in                  Administration.                                       General Services Administration
     the BHC Act (12 U.S.C. 1842(c)). If the                 ACTION: Notice.
     proposal also involves the acquisition of                                                                     [FMR Bulletin 2007–B4]
     a nonbanking company, the review also                   SUMMARY: In furtherance of FMR Bulletin
                                                                                                       Real Property
     includes whether the acquisition of the                 2006–B4, this notice announces the
     nonbanking company complies with the                    Fiscal Year (FY) 2006 release of the new    To: Heads of Federal Agencies
     standards in section 4 of the BHC Act                   version of the Federal Real                 Subject: Federal Real Property Profile
     (12 U.S.C. 1843). Unless otherwise noted,               Property Profile (FRPP) Summary           Summary Report
     nonbanking activities will be conducted                 Report, which provides an overview of       1. What is the purpose of this
     throughout the United States. Additional                the U.S. Government’s owned and leased Bulletin?
     information on all bank holding                         real property as of September 30,
     companies may be obtained from the                      2006. The FY 2006 FRPP Summary              This Bulletin announces the FY 2006
     National Information Center website at                  Report is now available.                  release of the Federal Real Property
     www.ffiec.gov/nic/.                                                                               Profile (FRPP) Summary Report, an
                                                             EFFECTIVE DATE: August 6, 2007.           overview of the U.S. Government’s
        Unless otherwise noted, comments
     regarding each of these applications                    FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For      owned and leased real property as of
     must be received at the Reserve Bank                    clarification of content, contact Stanley September 30, 2006.
                                                                                                         2. What is the background?

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     43642                         Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 150 / Monday, August 6, 2007 / Notices

        a. On February 4, 2004, the President                Administration, at (202) 501–1737, or                 2349, or by e-mail at http://
     issued Executive Order (EO) 13327,                      stanley.langfeld@gsa.gov.                             www.gsa.gov/perdiemquestions. Please
     ‘‘Federal Real Property Asset                           [FR Doc. E7–15170 Filed 8–3–07; 8:45 am]              cite Notice of Per Diem Bulletin 08–01.
     Management,’’ and established the                       BILLING CODE 6820–RH–S                                SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
     Federal Real Property Council (FRPC) to
     oversee the Government’s asset                                                                     A. Background
     management planning process and to                      GENERAL SERVICES                              After an analysis of current data, the
     improve governmentwide real property                    ADMINISTRATION                             General Services Administration (GSA)
     performance. The EO requires the                                                                   has determined that the current
     Administrator of General Services, in                   Federal Travel Regulation (FTR);           standard continental United States
     consultation with the FRPC, to develop                  Maximum Per Diem Rates for the             (CONUS) lodging rate, as well as
     and maintain a centralized inventory                    Continental United States (CONUS)          lodging rates for certain localities (non-
     database, incorporating all key elements                AGENCY: Office of Governmentwide           standard areas), do not adequately
     identified by the FRPC.                                 Policy, General Services Administration reflect lodging market conditions. To
        b. The goals of the centralized                      (GSA).                                     develop the per diem rates for FY 2008,
     database are to: 1) improve decision-                   ACTION: Notice of Per Diem Bulletin 08–    GSA used the same average daily rate-
     making with more accurate and reliable                  01, Fiscal Year (FY) 2008 continental      based methodology used for establishing
     data; 2) provide the ability to benchmark               United States (CONUS) per diem rates.      the FY 2007 per diem rates. The use of
     Federal real property asset performance;                                                           average daily rate information to
                                                             SUMMARY: The General Services
     and 3) centralize collection of key real                                                           establish the standard CONUS lodging
                                                             Administration’s (GSA’s) annual per        rate is new for FY 2008.
     property data elements into one Federal                 diem review has resulted in lodging and
     inventory database. The FRPP system                                                                   A meals study was also conducted for
                                                             meal allowance rate changes for locations two new non-standard areas (NSAs).
     was re- engineered in FY 2005 and                       within the continental United States
     further enhanced in FY 2006 to meet the                 (CONUS) to provide for the                 B. Change in Standard Procedure
     FRPC’s information technology                           reimbursement of Federal employees’
     requirements.                                                                                         GSA issues/publishes the CONUS per
                                                             authorized travel expenses covered by      diem rates, formerly published in
        c. The FY 2006 report marks the                      per diem. Per Diem Bulletin 08–01          Appendix A to 41 CFR Chapter 301,
     second reporting year for the                           updates the standard CONUS lodging per solely on the internet at http://
     governmentwide data elements                            diem rate as well as the maximum per       www.gsa.gov/perdiem. This process,
     designated by the FRPC as required by                   diem amounts for existing non- standard implemented in 2003, ensures more
     Executive Order 13327. All executive                    areas (NSAs) located within CONUS. The timely changes in per diem rates
     branch agencies are required to submit                  standard CONUS lodging rate will           established by GSA for Federal
     constructed asset-level data to the FRPP                increase to $70. All CONUS per diem        employees on official travel within
     on an annual basis. The FRPP is a                       rates prescribed in Bulletin 08–01 may be CONUS. Notices published periodically
     secure, password-protected Web-based                    found at http://www.gsa.gov/ perdiem.      in the Federal Register, such as this
     database that allows Federal real property              GSA based the lodging per diem rates,      one, now constitute the only notification
     managers to update real property data                   including the updated standard CONUS       of revisions in CONUS per diem rates
     online and in real time, perform                        lodging rate, on average daily rate        to agencies.
     historical benchmarking, produce ad hoc                 information that the lodging industry
                                                                                                           Dated: July 31, 2007.
     reports, measure performance of real                    reports. The use of
     property assets, and identify unneeded                  such data in the per diem rate setting     Becky Rhodes,
     and underutilized assets for disposal.                  process enhances the Government’s          Deputy Associate Administrator.
     The FRPP Summary Report provides                        ability to obtain policy compliant lodging [FR Doc. E7–15216 Filed 8–3–07; 8:45 am]
     information regarding Federal real                      where it is needed. In addition to the     BILLING CODE 6820–14–P
     property holdings to stakeholders.                      annual lodging study, GSA identified two
                                                             new redefined non- standard areas
       3. How can we obtain a copy of the                    (NSA’s), which prompted an out of cycle DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND
     FRPP summary report?                                    meal survey for these areas.               HUMAN SERVICES
       The FY 2006 version of the FRPP                          For a complete listing of pertinent
     Summary Report is posted on the GSA                     information that must be submitted         Centers for Disease Control and
     website at http://www.gsa.gov/                          through a Federal executive agency for     Prevention
     realpropertyprofile. Hard copies of the                 GSA to restudy a location if a CONUS       [60Day–07–07BO]
     report can be obtained by contacting the                or standard CONUS per diem rate is
     Asset Management Division (MPA),                        insufficient to meet necessary expenses, Proposed Data Collections Submitted
     Office of Governmentwide Policy,                        please review numbers 4 and 5 of our per for Public Comment and
     General Services Administration, 1800 F                 diem Frequently Asked Questions at         Recommendations
     Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20405.                     (http://www.gsa.gov/perdiemfaqs).
                                                                                                           In compliance with the requirement
                                                             DATES: This notice is effective October
       4. Whom should we contact for                                                                    of section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the
                                                             1, 2007, and applies for travel
     further information regarding the FRPP?                                                            Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 for
                                                             performed on or after October 1, 2007
                                                                                                        opportunity for public comment on
       For further information, contact                      through September 30, 2008.
                                                                                                        proposed data collection projects, the
     Stanley C. Langfeld, Director,                          FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For
                                                                                                        Centers for Disease Control and
     Regulations Management Division                         clarification of content, contact Mr. Cy   Prevention (CDC) will publish periodic
     (MPR), Office of Governmentwide                         Greenidge, Office of Governmentwide        summaries of proposed projects. To
     Policy, General Services                                Policy, Office of Travel, Transportation,  request more information on the
                                                             and Asset Management, at (202) 219–        proposed projects or to obtain a copy of
                                                                                                                   the data collection plans and

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