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[Federal Register: June 20, 2006 (Volume 71, Number 118)][Notices]               [Page 35451]
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Office of the Secretary

Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request

June 7, 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 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: 1,3-Butadiene (29 CFR 1910.1051).
    OMB Number: 1218-0170.
    Frequency: On occasion.
    Type of Response: Recordkeeping and Third party disclosure.
    Affected Public: Business or other for-profit; Federal Government; 
and State, Local, or Tribal Government.
    Number of Respondents: 115.
    Number of Annual Responses: 3,532.
    Estimated Time per Response: Time per response ranges from 15 
seconds (.004 hour) to write the date and time on each new cartridge 
label to 2 hours to complete a referral medical examination.
    Total Burden Hours: 956.
    Total Annualized capital/startup costs: $0.
    Total Annual Costs (operating/maintaining systems or purchasing 
services): $90,552.
    Description: The 1,3-Butadiene Standard requires employers to 
monitor employee exposure to 1,3-Butadiene; develop and maintain 
compliance and exposure-goal programs if employee exposures to 1,3-
Butadiene are above the Standard's permissible exposure limits or 
action level; label respirator filter elements to indicate the date and 
time it is first installed on the respirator; establish medical 
surveillance programs to monitor employee health, and to provide 
employees with information about their exposures and the health effects 
of exposure to 1,3Butadiene.

Ira L. Mills,
Departmental Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. E6-9604 Filed 6-19-06; 8:45 am]