Notices - 2013
[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 9 (Monday, January 14, 2013)]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-00488]
DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
Drug Enforcement Administration
[OMB Number 1117-0038]
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection;
Comments Requested: Collection of Laboratory Analysis Data on Drug
Samples Tested by Non-Federal (State and Local) Crime Laboratories
ACTION: 30-Day notice.
The Department of Justice (DOJ), Drug Enforcement Administration
(DEA) will be submitting the following information collection request
to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in
accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed
information collection is published to obtain comments from the public
and affected agencies. This proposed information collection was
previously published in the Federal Register Volume 77, Number 210,
page 65714 on October 30, 2012, allowing for a 60-day comment period.
The purpose of this notice is to allow for an additional 30 days
for public comment until February 13, 2013. This process is conducted
in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10. Written comments and/or suggestions
regarding the items contained in this notice, especially the estimated
public burden and associated response time, should be directed to the
Office of Management and Budget, Office of Information and Regulatory
Affairs, Attention Department of Justice Desk Officer, Washington, DC
20503. Additionally, comments may be submitted to OMB via facsimile to
(202) 395-5806. Written comments and suggestions from the public and
affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are
encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of the following
--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 agencies 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
--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.
Overview of This Information Collection
(1) Type of Information Collection: Extension of a currently
(2) Title of the Form/Collection: Collection of Laboratory Analysis
Data on Drug Samples Tested by Non-Federal (State and Local Government)
(3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the
Department sponsoring the collection: Form number: None. Office of Diversion Control, Drug Enforcement
Administration, U.S. Department of Justice.
(4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as
well as a brief abstract:
Primary: State, Local or Tribal Government.
Abstract: Information is needed from state and local laboratories
to provide DEA with additional analyzed drug information for the
National Forensic Laboratory Information System.
(5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount
of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: It is estimated
that there are one hundred forty (140) total respondents for this
information collection. One hundred thirty-four (134) respond monthly
at .13 hour (8 minutes) for each response and six (6) respond quarterly
at .13 hour (8 minutes) for each response, for a total number of 1632
(6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated
with the collection: It is estimated that there are 218 annual burden
hours associated with this collection.
If additional information is required contact: Jerri Murray,
Department Clearance Officer, Policy and Planning Staff, Justice
Management Division, Department of Justice, Two Constitution Square,
145 N Street NE., Room 3W-1407B, Washington, DC 20530.
Dated: January 8, 2013.
Department Clearance Officer, PRA, U.S. Department of Justice.
[FR Doc. 2013-00488 Filed 1-11-13; 8:45 am]
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