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					                                                                             Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 86 / Wesnesday, May 4, 2011 / Notices                                                 25367

                                               ACTION:   Notice.                                         Dated: April 28, 2011.                                • Hand-carry comments or use an
                                                                                                       John P. Lee,                                          overnight courier service. Our courier
                                               SUMMARY:   The Bureau of Land                           Chief Cadastral Surveyor, Division of Support         address is Building 85, Room A–614,
                                               Management (BLM) is scheduled to file                   Services.                                             Denver Federal Center, West 6th Ave.
                                               the plats of survey of the lands                        [FR Doc. 2011–10820 Filed 5–3–11; 8:45 am]            and Kipling St., Denver, Colorado
                                               described below thirty (30) calendar                                                                          80225. Please reference ICR 1012–0006
                                                                                                       BILLING CODE 4310–22–P
                                               days from the date of this publication in                                                                     in your comments.
                                               the BLM Wyoming State Office,
                                                                                                                                                             FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Hyla
                                               Cheyenne, Wyoming.                                      DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR                            Hurst, telephone (303) 231–3495, or e-
                                               FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
                                                                                                                                                             mail hyla.hurst@onrr.gov. You may also
                                               Bureau of Land Management, 5353                         Office of Natural Resources Revenue                   contact Hyla Hurst to obtain copies, at
                                               Yellowstone Road, P.O. Box 1828,                                                                              no cost, of (1) the ICR, (2) any associated
                                                                                                       [Docket No. ONRR–2011–0008]
                                               Cheyenne, Wyoming 82003.
                                                                                                                                                             forms, and (3) the regulations that
                                               SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: These                        Agency Information Collection                         require the subject collection of
                                               surveys were executed at the request of                 Activities: Proposed Collection,                      information.
                                               the Bureau of Indian Affairs and are                    Comment Request
                                               necessary for the management of these                                                                         SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
                                               lands. The lands surveyed are:                          AGENCY:  Office of Natural Resources                    Title: 30 CFR Part 1243—Suspensions
                                                 The plat and field notes representing                 Revenue (ONRR), Interior.                             Pending Appeal and Bonding—Office of
                                               the dependent resurvey of portions of                   ACTION: Notice of an extension of a                   Natural Resources Revenue.
                                               the Winnebago Indian Reservation                        currently approved information                          OMB Control Number: 1012–0006.
                                               Boundary, the south and east                            collection (OMB Control Number 1012–                    Bureau Form Numbers: Forms ONRR–
                                               boundaries, the subdivisional lines and                 0006).                                                4435, ONRR–4436, and ONRR–4437.
                                               the subdivision of sections 35 and 36,                                                                           Note: These forms are still listed as Forms
                                               and the survey of the subdivision of                    SUMMARY:    To comply with the                        MMS–4435, MMS–4436, and MMS–4437 in
                                                                                                       Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995                       the regulations. As ONRR completes the
                                               sections 35 and 36, Township 27 North,
                                                                                                       (PRA), the Office of Natural Resources                transition to the new organization, we will
                                               Range 5 East, Sixth Principal Meridian,
                                                                                                       Revenue (ONRR) is inviting comments                   publish a rule updating our form numbers in
                                               Nebraska, Group No. 169, was accepted                                                                         the CFR.
                                                                                                       on the renewal of a collection of
                                               April 26, 2011.
                                                 The plat and field notes representing                 information that we will submit to the                   Abstract: The Secretary of the Interior
                                               the dependent resurvey of portions of                   Office of Management and Budget                       is responsible for mineral resource
                                               the Winnebago Indian Reservation                        (OMB) for review and approval. This                   development on Federal and Indian
                                               Boundary, the south and east                            information collection request (ICR) was              lands and the Outer Continental Shelf
                                               boundaries and the subdivision of                       formerly approved under OMB Control                   (OCS). The Secretary is required by
                                               sections 35 and 36, and the survey of                   Number 1010–0122. However, OMB                        various laws to manage mineral
                                               the subdivision of sections 35 and 36,                  approved a new series number and                      resource production from Federal and
                                               Township 27 North, Range 6 East, Sixth                  renumbered our ICRs after the Secretary               Indian lands and the OCS, collect the
                                               Principal Meridian, Nebraska, Group                     of the Interior established ONRR (the                 royalties and other mineral revenues
                                               No. 170, was accepted April 26, 2011.                   former Minerals Revenue Management,                   due, and distribute the funds collected
                                                 The plat representing the entire                      a program under the Minerals                          in accordance with applicable laws. The
                                               record of the perpetuation of certain                   Management Service) by Secretarial                    Secretary also has a trust responsibility
                                               corners and reference monuments                         Order 3299, which was effective                       to manage Indian lands and seek advice
                                               between sections 31 and 32, Township                    October 1, 2010. Also ONRR published                  and information from Indian
                                               27 North, Range 6 East, Sixth Principal                 a rule, effective October 1, 2010,                    beneficiaries. The ONRR performs the
                                               Meridian, Nebraska, Group No. 170, was                  transferring our regulations from                     minerals revenue management functions
                                               accepted April 26, 2011.                                chapter II to chapter XII in title 30 of the          for the Secretary and assists the
                                                 The plat and field notes representing                 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR). This               Secretary in carrying out the
                                               the dependent resurvey of portions of                   ICR covers the paperwork requirements                 Department’s trust responsibility for
                                               the Winnebago Indian Reservation                        in the regulations under 30 CFR part                  Indian lands. Public laws pertaining to
                                               Boundary, the subdivisional lines and                   1243 (previously 30 CFR part 243).                    mineral revenues are on our Web site at
                                               the subdivision of certain sections, and                DATES: Submit written comments on or                  http://www.onrr.gov/Laws_R_D/
                                               the survey of the subdivision of certain                before July 5, 2011.                                  PublicLawsAMR.htm.
                                               sections, Township 27 North, Range 7                    ADDRESSES: You may submit comments                       If ONRR determines that a lessee has
                                               East, Sixth Principal Meridian,                         on this ICR by any of the following                   not properly reported or paid, we may
                                               Nebraska, Group No. 171, was accepted                   methods. Please use ‘‘ICR 1012–0006’’ as              issue an order to pay additional
                                               April 26, 2011.                                         an identifier in your comment.                        royalties, a Notice of Noncompliance, or
                                                 The plat and field notes representing                    • Electronically go to http://                     a Civil Penalty Notice requiring correct
                                               the dependent resurvey of portions of                   www.regulations.gov. In the entry titled              reporting or payment. Lessees then have
                                               the Winnebago Indian Reservation                        ‘‘Enter Keyword or ID,’’ enter ONRR–                  a right to appeal those ONRR actions.
                                               Boundary, the subdivisional lines and                   2011–0008 and then click search.                         Regulations at 30 CFR part 1243
                                               the subdivision of certain sections, and                Follow the instructions to submit public              govern the submission of appropriate
                                               the survey of the subdivision of certain                comments. The ONRR will post all                      surety instruments to suspend
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                                               sections, Township 27 North, Range 8                    comments.                                             compliance with orders or decisions
                                               East, Sixth Principal Meridian,                            • Mail comments to Hyla Hurst,                     and to stay the accrual of civil penalties
                                               Nebraska, Group No. 172, was accepted                   Regulatory Specialist, Office of Natural              (if the Office of Hearings and Appeals
                                               April 26, 2011.                                         Resources Revenue, P.O. Box 25165, MS                 grants a lessee’s petition to stay accrual
                                                 Copies of the preceding described                     61013C, Denver, Colorado 80225. Please                of civil penalties), pending
                                               plats and field notes are available to the              reference ICR 1012–0006 in your                       administrative appeal for Federal and
                                               public at a cost of $1.10 per page.                     comments.                                             Indian leases. For Federal oil and gas


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                                               25368                         Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 86 / Wesnesday, May 4, 2011 / Notices

                                               leases, under 30 U.S.C. 1724(l) and its                 Forms and Other Surety Types                          appealed issues, including applicable
                                               implementing regulations in 30 CFR                                                                            interest charges.
                                                                                                       Form ONRR–4435, Administrative
                                               part 1243, appellants who are requesting                Appeal Bond                                           Self-bonding
                                               a suspension without providing a surety
                                               must submit information to demonstrate                     Appellants may file Form ONRR–                        For Federal oil and gas leases,
                                               financial solvency. This ICR covers the                 4435, Administrative Appeal Bond,                     regulations at 30 CFR 1243.201 provide
                                                                                                       which ONRR uses to secure the                         that no surety instrument is required
                                               burden hours associated with
                                                                                                       financial interests of the public and                 when a person representing the
                                               submitting financial statements or
                                                                                                       Indian lessors during the entire                      appellant periodically demonstrates, to
                                               surety instruments required to stay an                  administrative and judicial appeal                    the satisfaction of ONRR, that the
                                               ONRR order, decision, or accrual of civil               process. Under 30 CFR 1243.4,                         guarantor or appellant is financially
                                               penalties.                                              appellants are required to submit their               solvent or otherwise able to pay the
                                               Stay of Payment Pending Appeal                          contact and surety amount information                 obligation. Appellants must submit a
                                                                                                       on the bond to obtain the benefit of                  written request to ‘‘self-bond’’ every time
                                                  Title 30 CFR 1243.1 states that lessees              suspension of an obligation to comply                 a new appeal is filed. To evaluate the
                                               or recipients of ONRR orders may                        with an order. The bond must be issued                financial solvency and exemption from
                                               suspend compliance with an order if                     by a qualified surety company that is                 requirements of appellants to maintain
                                               they appeal in accordance with 30 CFR                   approved by the U.S. Department of the                a surety related to an appeal, ONRR
                                               part 1290. Pending appeal, ONRR                         Treasury (see Department of the                       requires appellants to submit a
                                               suspends the payment requirement if                     Treasury Circular No. 570, revised                    consolidated balance sheet, subject to
                                               the appellant submits a formal                          periodically in the Federal Register).                annual audit. In some cases, we also
                                               agreement of payment in case of default,                The Director for ONRR or the delegated                require copies of the most recent tax
                                               such as a bond or other surety, or, for                 bond-approving officer maintains these                returns (up to 3 years) filed by
                                                                                                       bonds in a secure facility. After the                 appellants.
                                               Federal oil and gas leases, demonstrates
                                                                                                       appeal has concluded, ONRR may                           In addition, appellants must annually
                                               financial solvency. If the Office of
                                                                                                       release and return the bond to the                    submit financial statements, subject to
                                               Hearings and Appeals grants a lessee’s,
                                                                                                       appellant or collect payment on the                   annual audit, to support their net worth.
                                               or other recipient of a Notice of                       bond. If collection is necessary for a                The ONRR uses the consolidated
                                               Noncompliance or Civil Penalty Notice,                  remaining balance, ONRR will issue a                  balance sheet or business information
                                               request to stay the accrual of civil                    demand for payment to the surety                      supplied to evaluate the financial
                                               penalties under 30 CFR 1241.55(b)(2)                    company with a notice to the appellant.               solvency of a lessee, designee, or payor
                                               and 1241.63(b)(2), the lessee or other                  We will also include all interest accrued             seeking a stay of payment obligation
                                               recipient must post a bond or other                     on the affected bill.                                 pending review. If appellants do not
                                               surety, or, for Federal oil and gas leases,                                                                   have a consolidated balance sheet
                                               demonstrate financial solvency.                         Form ONRR–4436, Letter of Credit
                                                                                                                                                             documenting their net worth or if they
                                                  The ONRR accepts the following                         Appellants may choose to file Form                  do not meet the $300 million net worth
                                               surety types: Form ONRR–4435,                           ONRR–4436, Letter of Credit, with no                  requirement, ONRR selects a business
                                                                                                       modifications. Requirements at 30 CFR                 information or credit reporting service
                                               Administrative Appeal Bond (formerly
                                                                                                       1243.4 continue to apply. The Director                to provide information concerning an
                                               Form MMS–4435); Form ONRR–4436,
                                                                                                       or the delegated officer maintains the                appellant’s financial solvency. The
                                               Letter of Credit (formerly Form MMS–
                                                                                                       Letter of Credit (LOC) in a secure                    ONRR charges the appellant a $50 fee
                                               4436); Form ONRR–4437, Assignment of                    facility. The appellant is responsible for
                                               Certificate of Deposit (formerly Form                                                                         each time we need to review data from
                                                                                                       verifying that the bank provides a                    a business information or credit
                                               MMS–4437); Self-bonding; and U.S.                       current Fitch rating to ONRR. After the               reporting service. The fee covers our
                                               Treasury Securities.                                    appeal has been concluded, we may                     costs in determining an appellant’s
                                                  When one of the surety types is                      release and return the LOC to the                     financial solvency.
                                               selected and put in place, appellants                   appellant or collect payment on the
                                               must maintain the surety until                          LOC. If collection is necessary for a                 U.S. Treasury Securities
                                               completion of the appeal. If the appeal                 remaining balance, we will issue a                       Appellants may choose to secure their
                                               is decided in favor of the appellant,                   demand for payment, which includes all                debts by requesting to use a U.S.
                                               ONRR returns the surety to the                          interest assessed on the affected bill, to            Treasury Security (TS). Appellants must
                                               appellant. If the appeal is decided in                  the bank with a notice to the appellant.              file the letter of request with ONRR
                                               favor of ONRR, then we will take action                                                                       prior to the invoice due date. The TS
                                                                                                       Form ONRR–4437, Assignment of
                                               to collect the total amount due or draw                                                                       must be a U.S. Treasury note or bond
                                                                                                       Certificate of Deposit
                                               down on the surety. We draw down on                                                                           with maturity equal to or greater than 1
                                                                                                          Appellants may choose to secure a                  year. The TS must equal 120 percent of
                                               a surety if the appellant fails to comply               debt by requesting to use a Certificate of            the appealed amount plus 1 year of
                                               with requirements relating to amount                    Deposit (CD) from their bank and                      estimated interest (necessary to protect
                                               due, timeframe, or surety submission or                 submitting Form ONRR–4437,                            ONRR against interest rate fluctuations).
                                               resubmission. Whenever ONRR must                        Assignment of Certificate of Deposit.                 The ONRR accepts only a book-entry
                                               draw down on a surety, we must draw                     Requirements at 30 CFR 1243.4                         TS.
                                               down the total amount due, which is                     continue to apply. Appellants must file
                                               defined as unpaid principal plus the                                                                          Request to OMB
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                                                                                                       the request with ONRR prior to the
                                               interest accrued to the projected receipt               invoice due date. We will accept a book-                 We are requesting OMB’s approval to
                                               date of the surety payment. Appellants                  entry CD that explicitly assigns the CD               continue to collect this information. Not
                                               may refer to the Surety Instrument                      to the Director. If collection of the CD              collecting this information would limit
                                               Posting Instructions, which are on our                  is necessary for an unpaid balance, we                the Secretary’s ability to discharge
                                               Web site at http://www.onrr.gov/FM/                     will return unused CD funds to the                    fiduciary duties and also may result in
                                               Forms/default.htm.                                      appellant after total settlement of the               loss of royalty and other payments.


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                                                                                    Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 86 / Wesnesday, May 4, 2011 / Notices                                                 25369

                                                 Proprietary information submitted to                         Estimated Number and Description of                     The following chart shows the
                                               ONRR under this collection is protected,                     Respondents: 105 Federal or Indian                      estimated annual burden hours by CFR
                                               and no items of a sensitive nature are                       appellants.                                             section and paragraph. We have not
                                               collected. A response is mandatory in                          Estimated Annual Reporting and                        included in our estimates certain
                                               order to suspend compliance with an                          Recordkeeping ‘‘Hour’’ Burden: 105                      requirements performed in the normal
                                               order pending appeal.                                                                                                course of business and considered usual
                                                                                                            hours.
                                                 Frequency: Annually and on occasion.                                                                               and customary.

                                                                                                   RESPONDENTS’ ESTIMATED ANNUAL BURDEN HOURS
                                                Citation 30 CFR part                                                                                             Hour          Average number of     Annual burden
                                                                                              Reporting and recordkeeping requirement
                                                        1243                                                                                                    burden         annual responses         hours

                                               1243.4(a)(1) ...............      How do I suspend compliance with an order? ...............................   1 hour ......   40 (surety instru-                40
                                                                                 (a) If you timely appeal an order, and if that order or portion of                             ments: Forms
                                                                                   that order: (1) Requires you to make a payment, and you want                                 ONRR–4435,
                                                                                   to suspend compliance with that order, you must post a bond                                  ONRR–4436,
                                                                                   or other surety instrument or demonstrate financial solvency                                 ONRR–4437, or
                                                                                   * * *.                                                                                       TS).

                                               1243.6 ........................   When must I or another person meet the bonding or financial                       Burden hours covered under § 1243.4(a)(1).
                                                                                    solvency requirements under this part?
                                                                                 If you must meet the bonding or financial solvency requirements
                                                                                    under § 1243.4(a)(1), or if another person is meeting your
                                                                                    bonding or financial solvency requirements, then either you or
                                                                                    the other person must post a bond or other surety instrument
                                                                                    or demonstrate financial solvency within 60 days after you re-
                                                                                    ceive the order or the Notice of Order.

                                               1243.7(a) ...................     What must a person do when posting a bond or other surety in-                     Burden hours covered under § 1243.4(a)(1).
                                                                                    strument or demonstrating financial solvency on behalf of an
                                                                                    appellant?
                                                                                 If you assume an appellant’s responsibility to post a bond or
                                                                                    other surety instrument or demonstrate financial solvency * * *
                                                                                    (a) Must notify ONRR in writing * * * that you are assuming
                                                                                    the appellant’s responsibility * * *.

                                               1243.8(a)(2) and                  When will ONRR suspend my obligation to comply with an                            Burden hours covered under § 1243.4(a)(1).
                                                 (b)(2).                             order?
                                                                                 (a) Federal leases. * * * (2) If the amount under appeal is
                                                                                     $10,000 or more, ONRR will suspend your obligation to com-
                                                                                     ply with that order if you:
                                                                                 (i) Submit an ONRR-specified surety instrument under subpart B
                                                                                     of this part within a time period ONRR prescribes; or.
                                                                                 (ii) Demonstrate financial solvency under subpart C .....................
                                                                                 (b) Indian leases. * * * (2) If the amount under appeal is $1,000
                                                                                     or more, ONRR will suspend your obligation to comply with
                                                                                     that order if you submit an ONRR-specified surety instrument
                                                                                     under subpart B of this part within a time period ONRR pre-
                                                                                     scribes.

                                               1243.101(b) ...............       How will ONRR determine the amount of my bond or other sur-                       Burden hours covered under § 1243.4(a)(1).
                                                                                   ety instrument?
                                                                                 * * * (b) If your appeal is not decided within 1 year from the fil-
                                                                                   ing date, you must increase the surety amount to cover addi-
                                                                                   tional estimated interest for another 1-year period. You must
                                                                                   continue to do this annually * * *.

                                               1243.200(a) and (b) ...           How do I demonstrate financial solvency?                                     1 hour ......   65 self-bonding sub-              65
                                                                                 (a) To demonstrate financial solvency under this part, you must                                missions.
                                                                                   submit an audited consolidated balance sheet, and, if re-
                                                                                   quested by the ONRR bond-approving officer, up to 3 years of
                                                                                   tax returns to the ONRR, * * *.
                                                                                 (b) You must submit an audited consolidated balance sheet an-
                                                                                   nually, and, if requested, additional annual tax returns on the
                                                                                   date ONRR first determined that you demonstrated financial
                                                                                   solvency as long as you have active appeals, or whenever
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                                                                                   ONRR requests. * * *

                                               1243.201(c)(1),                   How will ONRR determine if I am financially solvent?                           Burden hours covered under §§ 1243.4(a)(1) and
                                                 (c)(2)(i) and (c)(2)(ii)        * * * (c) If your net worth, minus the amount we would require                              1243.200(a) and (b).
                                                 and (d)(2).                       as surety under subpart B for all orders you have appealed is
                                                                                   less than $300 million, you must submit * * *:




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                                                                                               RESPONDENTS’ ESTIMATED ANNUAL BURDEN HOURS—Continued
                                                Citation 30 CFR part                                                                                                                        Hour              Average number of                 Annual burden
                                                                                                    Reporting and recordkeeping requirement
                                                        1243                                                                                                                               burden             annual responses                     hours

                                                                                  (1) A written request asking us to consult a business-information,
                                                                                      or credit-reporting service or program to determine your finan-
                                                                                      cial solvency; and
                                                                                  (2) A nonrefundable $50 processing fee:
                                                                                  (i) You must pay the processing fee * * *;
                                                                                  (ii) You must submit the fee with your request * * * and then an-
                                                                                      nually on the date we first determined that you demonstrated
                                                                                      financial solvency, as long as you are not able to demonstrate
                                                                                      financial solvency * * * and you have active appeals.
                                                                                  (d)* * * (2) For us to consider you financially solvent, the busi-
                                                                                      ness-information or credit–reporting service or program must
                                                                                      demonstrate your degree of risk as low to moderate: * * *

                                               1243.202(c) ................       When will ONRR monitor my financial solvency?                                                               Burden hours covered under § 1243.4(a)(1).
                                                                                  * * * (c) If our bond-approving officer determines that you are no
                                                                                    longer financially solvent, you must post a bond or other
                                                                                    ONRR-specified surety instrument under subpart B.

                                                    Total Burden ....................................................................................................................   ..................   105 ............................            105



                                                 Estimated Annual Reporting and                                        recordkeepers resulting from the                                          information in your comment, be
                                               Recordkeeping ‘‘Non-hour’’ Cost Burden:                                 collection of information. If you have                                    advised that your entire comment—
                                               There are no additional recordkeeping                                   costs to generate, maintain, and disclose                                 including your personal identifying
                                               costs associated with this information                                  this information, you should comment                                      information—may be made publicly
                                               collection. However, ONRR estimates 5                                   and provide your total capital and                                        available at any time. While you can ask
                                               appellants per year will pay a $50 fee                                  startup cost components or annual                                         us in your comment to withhold from
                                               to obtain credit data from a business                                   operation, maintenance, and purchase                                      public view your personal identifying
                                               information or credit reporting service,                                of service components. You should                                         information, we cannot guarantee that
                                               which is a total ‘‘non-hour’’ cost burden                               describe the methods you use to                                           we will be able to do so.
                                               of $250 per year (5 appellants per year                                 estimate major cost factors, including                                      Information Collection Clearance
                                               × $50 = $250).                                                          system and technology acquisition,                                        Officer: Rachel Drucker (202) 208–3568.
                                                 Public Disclosure Statement: The PRA                                  expected useful life of capital                                             Dated: April 29, 2011.
                                               (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.) provides that an                               equipment, discount rate(s), and the                                      Gregory J. Gould,
                                               agency may not conduct or sponsor, and                                  period over which you incur costs.                                        Director, Office of Natural Resources
                                               a person is not required to respond to,                                 Capital and startup costs include,                                        Revenue.
                                               a collection of information unless it                                   among other items, computers and                                          [FR Doc. 2011–10905 Filed 5–3–11; 8:45 am]
                                               displays a currently valid OMB control                                  software you purchase to prepare for                                      BILLING CODE 4310–MR–P
                                               number.                                                                 collecting information; monitoring,
                                                 Comments: Before submitting an ICR                                    sampling, and testing equipment; and
                                               to OMB, PRA section 3506(c)(2)(A)                                       record storage facilities. Generally, your                                DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
                                               requires each agency to ‘‘* * * provide                                 estimates should not include equipment
                                               60-day notice in the Federal Register                                   or services purchased: (i) Before October                                 Office of Natural Resources Revenue
                                               * * * and otherwise consult with                                        1, 1995; (ii) to comply with                                              [Docket No. ONRR–2011–0009]
                                               members of the public and affected                                      requirements not associated with the
                                               agencies concerning each proposed                                       information collection; (iii) for reasons                                 Agency Information Collection
                                               collection of information * * *.’’                                      other than to provide information or                                      Activities: Proposed Collection,
                                               Agencies must specifically solicit                                      keep records for the Government; or (iv)                                  Comment Request
                                               comments to: (a) Evaluate whether the                                   as part of customary and usual business
                                                                                                                       or private practices.                                                     AGENCY:  Office of Natural Resources
                                               proposed collection of information is                                                                                                             Revenue (ONRR), Interior.
                                               necessary for the agency to perform its                                    We will summarize written responses
                                                                                                                                                                                                 ACTION: Notice of an extension of a
                                               duties, including whether the                                           to this notice and address them in our
                                               information is useful; (b) evaluate the                                 ICR submission for OMB approval,                                          currently approved information
                                                                                                                       including appropriate adjustments to                                      collection (OMB Control Number 1012–
                                               accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the
                                                                                                                       the estimated burden. We will provide                                     0008).
                                               burden of the proposed collection of
                                               information; (c) enhance the quality,                                   a copy of the ICR to you without charge                                   SUMMARY:   To comply with the
                                               usefulness, and clarity of the                                          upon request. We also will post the ICR                                   Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995
                                               information to be collected; and                                        on our Web site at http://www.onrr.gov/                                   (PRA), the Office of Natural Resources
                                                                                                                       Laws_R_D/FRNotices/ICR0122.htm.
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                                               (d) minimize the burden on the                                                                                                                    Revenue (ONRR) is inviting comments
                                               respondents, including the use of                                          Public Comment Policy: We will post                                    on a collection of information that we
                                               automated collection techniques or                                      all comments, including names and                                         will submit to the Office of Management
                                               other forms of information technology.                                  addresses of respondents, at http://                                      and Budget (OMB) for review and
                                                 The PRA also requires agencies to                                     www.regulations.gov. Before including                                     approval. This information collection
                                               estimate the total annual reporting ‘‘non-                              your address, phone number, e-mail                                        request (ICR) was formerly approved
                                               hour cost’’ burden to respondents or                                    address, or other personal identifying                                    under OMB Control Number 1010–0107.


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