Federal Register: August 25, 2005 (Volume 70, Number 164)
DOCID: FR Doc 05-16947
TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT AGENCY
Trade and Development Agency
DOCUMENT ACTION: Request for comments.
Notice of Public Information Collection Requirements Submitted to OMB for Review
DATES: Comments must be received by October 24, 2005.
USTDA invites general public and other Federal agencies to
take this opportunity to comment on the following proposed information
collection, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Comments are requested concerning: (a) Whether the proposed collection
of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions
of the agency, including whether the information will have practical
utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the
proposed collection of information, including the validity of the
methodology and assumptions used; (c) ways to enhance the quality,
utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways
to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who
are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated,
electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information
technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses.
Agency information collection activities; proposals, submissions, and approvals,
Summary Collection Under Review
Type of Request: New collection.
Title: Evaluation of USTDA Performance.
Form Number: USTDA 1000E2005a.
Frequency of Use: Annually for duration of project.
Type of Respondents: Business or other for profit; Notforprofit institutions; Farms; Federal Government.
Description of Affected Public: U.S. companies and other entities that participate in USTDAfunded activities.
Reporting Hours: 866 hours per year.
Number of Responses: 2600 per year.
Federal Cost: $350,000 per year.
Authority for Information Collection: Government Performance and Results Act of 1993, 103 Public Law 62; 107 Stat. 285.
Abstract (Needs and Uses): USTDA and contractors will collect
information from various stakeholders on USTDAfunded activities
regarding developmental impact and/or commercial objectives as well as evaluate success regarding GPRA and OMB PART objectives.
Dated: August 22, 2005.
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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT
Carolyn Hum, Attn: PRA, 1000 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 1600, Arlington, VA 222093901; Tel.: (703) 8754357, Fax: (703) 8754009, Email: PRA@ustda.gov.