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[Federal Register: September 17, 2008 (Volume 73, Number 181)][Notices]               [Page 53903-53904]
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Office of the Secretary

Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request

September 10, 2008.
    The Department of Labor (DOL) hereby announces the submission of 
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; including among other things a description of the likely 
respondents, proposed frequency of response, and estimated total burden 
may be obtained from the RegInfo.gov Web site at http://
www.reginfo.gov/public/do/PRAMain or by contacting Darrin King on 202-
693-4129 (this is not a toll-free number)/e-mail: DOL_PRA_PUBLIC@dol.gov.
    Interested parties are encouraged to send comments to the 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, Telephone: 
202-395-7316/Fax: 202-395-6974 (these are not toll-free numbers), e-
mail: OIRA_submission@omb.eop.gov within 30 days from the date of this 
publication in the Federal Register. In order to ensure the appropriate 
consideration, comments should reference the OMB Control Number (see 
    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 without change of a previously approved 
    Title of Collection: Onsite Consultation Agreements (29 CFR part 
    OMB Control Number: 1218-0110.
    Form Number: OSHA Form 33.
    Affected Public: State, Local, or Tribal Governments and Private 
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 27,854.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 231,207.
    Estimated Total Annual Costs Burden: $0.
    Description: OSHA's On-Site Consultation Service offers free and 
confidential advice to small and medium-sized businesses in all states 
across the country, with priority given to high-hazard worksites. 
Consultation services are completely separate from enforcement and do 
not result in penalties or citations. The Consultation Program 
regulations at 29 CFR part 1908 specify services to be provided, and 
practices and procedures to be followed by the State On-site 
Consultation Programs. Information collection requirements set forth in 
the On-site Consultation Program regulations are in two categories: 
State Responsibilities and Employer Responsibilities. For additional 
information, see related 60-day preclearance notice published in the 
Federal Register at 73 FR 36905 on June 30, 2008. PRA documentation 
prepared in association with the preclearance notice is available on 
http://www.regulations.gov under docket number OSHA 2008-0019.

Darrin A. King,
Departmental Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. E8-21645 Filed 9-16-08; 8:45 am]