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    Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
[Federal Register: February 3, 2006 (Volume 71, Number 23)][Notices]               [Page 5883]
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Office of the Secretary
Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request

January 26, 2006.
    The Department of Labor (DOL) has submitted the following public 
information collection request (ICR) to the Office of Management and 
Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-13, 44 U.S.C. chapter 35). A copy of 
this ICR, with applicable supporting documentation, may be obtained by 
contacting the Department of Labor (DOL). To obtain documentation, 
contact Darrin King on 202-693-4129 (this is not a toll-free number) or 
e-mail: king.darrin@dol.gov.
    Comments should be sent to Office of Information and Regulatory 
Affairs, Attn: OMB Desk Officer for the Occupational Safety and Health 
Administration (OSHA), Office of Management and Budget, Room 10235, 
Washington, DC 20503, 202-395-7316 (this is not a toll-free number), 
within 30 days from the date of this publication in the Federal 
    The OMB is particularly interested in comments which:
     Evaluate 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;
     Evaluate 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;
     Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information to be collected; and
     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: Occupational Safety and Health Administration.
    Type of Review: Extension of currently approved collection.
    Title: Longshoring and Marine Terminal Operations (29 CFR Parts 
1918 and 1917).
    OMB Number: 1218-0196.
    Frequency: On occasion; Weekly; Monthly; and Annually.
    Type of Response: Recordkeeping and Third party disclosure.
    Affected Public: Business or other for-profit; not-for-profit 
institutions; Federal Government; and State, Local, or Tribal 
    Number of Respondents: 750.
    Number of Annual Responses: 152,458.
    Estimated Time per Response: Varies from 1 minute to 1 hour and 
five minutes.
    Total Burden Hours: 35,948.
    Total Annualized capital/startup costs: $0.
    Total Annual Costs (operating/maintaining systems or purchasing 
services): $0.
    Description: The Standards on Marine Terminals (29 CFR Part 1917) 
and Safety and Health Regulations for Longshoring (29 CFR Part 1918) 
contain a number of collections of information which are used by 
employers to ensure that employees are informed properly about the 
safety and health hazards associated with marine terminals and 
longshoring operations. OSHA uses the records developed in response to 
the collection of information requirements to find out if the employer 
is complying adequately with the provisions of the standards.

Ira L. Mills,
Departmental Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. E6-1507 Filed 2-2-06; 8:45 am]