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[Federal Register: February 8, 2007 (Volume 72, Number 26)][Notices]               [Page 6001]
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Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Agency Information Collection Activities; Announcement of Office 
of Management and Budget (OMB) Control Numbers Under the Paperwork 
Reduction Act

AGENCY: Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), Labor.

ACTION: Notice; announcement of OMB approval of information collection 


SUMMARY: The Occupational Safety and Health Administration announces 
that OMB has extended its approval for a number of information 
collection requirements found in sections of 29 CFR parts 1910, 1915, 
1917, 1918, 1926, and 1928. OSHA sought approval under the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA-95), and, as required by that Act, is 
announcing the approval numbers and expiration dates for those 

DATES: This notice is effective February 8, 2007.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Todd Owen or Theda Kenney, Directorate 
of Standards and Guidance, Occupational Safety and Health 
Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, Room N-3609, 200 Constitution 
Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20210, telephone: (202) 693-2222.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In a series of Federal Register notices, the 
Agency announced its requests to OMB to renew its current extensions of 
approvals for various information collection (paperwork) requirements 
in its safety and health standards for general industry, shipyard 
employment, longshoring, marine terminals, the construction industry, 
and agriculture (i.e., 29 CFR parts 1910, 1915, 1917, 1918, 1926, and 
1928). In these Federal Register announcements, the Agency provided 60-
day comment periods for the public to respond to OSHA's burden hour and 
cost estimates.
    In accordance with PRA-95 (44 U.S.C. 3501-3520), OMB renewed its 
approval for these information collection requirements and assigned OMB 
control numbers to these requirements. The table below provides the 
following information for each of these OMB-approved requirements: The 
title of the collection; the date of the Federal Register notice; the 
Federal Register reference (date, volume, and leading page); OMB's 
control number; and the new expiration date.

                                                    Date of Federal Register
                                                  publication, Federal Register     OMB Control     Expiration
                     Title                         reference, and OSHA docket           No.            date
Benzene (29 CFR 1910.1028)....................  05/24/2006, 71 FR 29986, Docket        1218-0129      11/30/2009
                                                 No. 1218-0129(2006).
1,3-Butadiene (29 CFR 1910.1051)..............  02/24/2006, 71 FR 9607, Docket         1218-0170      07/31/2009
                                                 No. 1218-0170(2006).
Hazard Communication Standard (29 CFR parts     09/01/2005, 70 FR 52134 Docket         1218-0072      10/31/2009
 1910.1200, 1915.1200, 1917.28, 1918.90,         No. 1218-0072(2005).
 1926.59, and 1928.21.
Lead in General Industry (29 CFR 1910.1025)...  10/27/2005, 70 FR 62000, Docket        1218-0092      07/31/2009
                                                 No. 1218-0092(2006).
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for         07/26/2006, 71 FR 42419, Docket        1218-0205      01/31/2010
 General Industry (29 CFR 1910, subpart I).      No. 1218-0205(2006).
Process Safety Management of Highly Hazardous   01/30/2006, 71 FR 4941, Docket         1218-0200      10/31/2009
 Chemicals (29 CFR 1910.119).                    No. 1218-0200(2006).
Temporary Labor Camps (29 CFR 1910.142).......  12/27/2005, 70 FR 76469, Docket        1218-0096      07/31/2009
                                                 No. 1218-0096(2006).
13 Carcinogens Standard (29 CFR 1910.1003,      10/19/2005, 70 FR 60856, Docket        1218-0085      02/28/2009
 1915.1003, and 1926.1103).                      No. 1218-0085(2005).
Vehicle-Mounted Elevating and Rotating Work     08/30/2005, 70 FR 51368, Docket        1218-0230      02/28/2009
 Platforms (29 CFR 1910.67).                     No. 1218-0230(2005).

    In accordance with 5 CFR 1320.5(b), an agency cannot conduct, 
sponsor, or require a response to a collection of information unless 
the collection displays a valid OMB control number and the agency 
informs respondents that they are not required to respond to the 
collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB 
control number.

Authority and Signature

    Edwin G. Foulke, Jr., Assistant Secretary of Labor for Occupational 
Safety and Health, directed the preparation of this notice. The 
authority for this notice is the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 
U.S.C. 3506 et seq.) and Secretary of Labor's Order No. 5-2002 (67 FR 

    Signed at Washington, DC, on February 5, 2007.
Edwin G. Foulke, Jr.,
Assistant Secretary of Labor.
 [FR Doc. E7-2095 Filed 2-7-07; 8:45 am]