[Federal Register: June 22, 2000 (Volume 65, Number 121)]
[Page 38814]
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Agency Information Collection Activities Under OMB Review

AGENCY: Commodity Futures Trading Commission.

ACTION: Notice.


SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 USC 3501 et
seq.), this notice announces that the Information Collection Request
(ICR) abstracted below has been forwarded to the Office of Management
and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The ICR describes the nature
of the information collection and its expected costs and burden; it
includes the actual data collection instruments, if any.

DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before July 24, 2000.

(202) 418-5192; FAX: (202) 418-5529; email: sgrossman@cftc.gov and
refer to OMB Control No. 3038-0031.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Procurement Contracts (OMB) Control
No. 3038-0031). This is a request for extension of a currently approved
information collection.
    Abstract: The information collected consists of procurement
activities relating to solicitations, amendments to solicitations,
requests for quotations, construction contracts, awards of contracts,
performance bonds, and payment information for individuals (vendors) or
contractors engaged in providing supplies or services.
    An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required
to respond to, a collection of information unless it displays a
currently valid OMB control number. The OMB control numbers for the
CFTC's regulations were published on December 30, 1981. See 46 FR 63035
(Dec. 30, 1981). The Federal Register notice with a 60-day comment
period soliciting comments on this collection of information was
published on May 9, 2000 (65 FR 26815).
    Burden statement: The respondent burden for this collection is
estimated to average 4 hours per response. These estimates include the
time needed to review instructions; develop, acquire, install, and
utilize technology and systems for the purposes of collection,
validating, and verifying information, processing and maintaining
information and disclosing and providing information; adjust the
existing ways to comply with any previously applicable instructions and
requirements; train personnel to be able to respond to a collection of
information; and transmit or otherwise disclose the information.
    Respondents/Affected Entities: 151.
    Estimated number of respondents: 151.
    Estimated total annual burden on respondents: 604 hours.
    Frequency of collection: On occasion.
    Send comments regarding the burden estimate or any other aspect of
the information collection, including suggestions for reducing the
burden, to the addresses listed below. Please refer to OMB Control No.
3038-0018 in any correspondence.

Steven E. Grossman, U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission, 1155
21st Street, NW, Washington, DC 20581.
Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and
Budget, Attention: Desk Officer for CFTC, 725 17th Street, Washington,
DC 20503.

    Dated: June 16, 2000.
Jean A. Webb,
Secretary of the Commission.
[FR Doc. 00-15779 Filed 6-21-00; 8:45 am]

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