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61320 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No.

203 / Friday, October 21, 2005 / Notices

Comments: OFFICE OF PERSONNEL The INV 40, INV 41, INV 42, INV 43,
MANAGEMENT and INV 44 ask the recipient to respond
(13) Is the ROP effective, efficient,
to questions concerning the applicant’s
realistic, and timely? [OMB No. 3206–0165] honesty and integrity, as well as other
1 2 3 4 5 security-related questions involving
Submission for OMB Review;
general conduct, use of intoxicants,
Comment Request for Revision of
Æ Æ Æ Æ Æ
Expiring Information Collections finances and mental health.
Comments: Approximately 460,000 INV 40
AGENCY: Office of Personnel inquiries are sent to Federal and non-
(14) Does the ROP ensure openness in Management. federal agencies annually. The INV 40
the regulatory process? ACTION: Notice. takes approximately five minutes to
complete. The estimated annual burden
1 2 3 4 5 SUMMARY: In accordance with the
is 38,300 hours. Approximately
Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub.
1,300,000 INV 41 inquiries are sent to
Æ Æ Æ Æ Æ L. 104–13), this notice announces that
the Office of Personnel Management past and present employers and
Comments: intends to submit to the Office of supervisors. The INV 41 takes
Management and Budget a request for approximately five minutes to complete.
(15) Has the public been afforded The estimated annual burden is 108,300
adequate opportunity to participate in revision of expiring information
collections. Depending upon the type of hours. Approximately 980,000 INV 42
the ROP and to provide inputs and inquiries are sent to individuals
comments? background investigation requested by
the Federal agency, the General Request annually. The INV 42 takes
for Investigative Information (INV 40), approximately five minutes to complete.
1 2 3 4 5
Investigative Request for Employment The estimated annual burden is 81,700
Æ Æ Æ Æ Æ Data and Supervisor Information (INV hours. Approximately 261,000 INV 43
41) (5/02), the Investigative Request for inquiries are sent to educational
Comments: Personal Information (INV 42) (5/02), institutions annually. The INV 43 takes
(16) Has the NRC been responsive to the Investigative Request for approximately five minutes to complete.
public inputs and comments on the Educational Registrar and Dean of The estimated annual burden is 21,750
ROP? Students Record Data (INV 43) (5/02), hours. Approximately 1,000,000 INV 44
and the Investigative Request for Law inquiries are sent to law enforcement
1 2 3 4 5 Enforcement Data (INV 44) (5/02) are agencies annually. The INV 44 takes
forms used in the processing of approximately five minutes to complete.
Æ Æ Æ Æ Æ background investigations to assist in The estimated annual burden is 83,300
determining whether an applicant is hours. The total number of respondents
Comments: suitable for Federal employment or for the INV 40, INV 41, INV 42, INV 43,
(17) Has the NRC implemented the should be granted a security clearance. and INV 44 is 4,001,000 and the total
ROP as defined by program documents? The INV 40, General Request for estimated burden is 333,350 hours.
Investigative Information, is used to
For copies of this proposal, contact
1 2 3 4 5 accommodate sources for which the
collection formats of INV 41–44 are Mary Beth Smith-Toomey on (202) 606–
awkward or inappropriate. The INV 41, 8358, Fax (202) 418–3251 or e-mail to
Æ Æ Æ Æ Æ
Investigative Request for Employment mbtoomey@opm.gov. Please be sure to
Comments: Data and Supervisor Information, is sent include a mailing address with your
to past and present employers and request.
(18) Does the ROP minimize
unintended consequences? supervisors identified on the applicant’s DATES: Comments on this proposal
investigative questionnaire. The INV 42,
should be received within 30 calendar
1 2 3 4 5 Investigative Request for Personal
days from the date of this publication.
Information, is sent to references listed
Æ Æ Æ Æ Æ by the subject of investigation. The INV ADDRESSES: Send or deliver comments
43, Investigative Request for to: Kathy Dillaman, Deputy Associate
Comments: Educational Registrar and Dean of Director, Center for Federal Investigative
(19) Please provide any additional Students Record Data, is sent to Services, U.S. Office of Personnel
information or comments related to the registrars and dean of students of the Management, 1900 E. Street, Room
Reactor Oversight Process. educational institutions listed by the 5416, Washington, DC 20415, and
subject of an investigation to verify Brenda Aguilar, Desk Officer, Office of
Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this 14th day enrollment and degree information, and Information and Regulatory Affairs,
of October, 2005. determine whether there is any relevant Office of Management and Budget, New
For the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory adverse information. The INV 44, Executive Office Building, NW., Room
Commission. Investigative Request for Law 10235, Washington, DC 20503.
Stuart A. Richards, Enforcement Data, is sent to law
enforcement jurisdictions in which the FOR INFORMATION REGARDING
Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation, Division
of Inspection Program Management, subject has had any significant period of ADMINISTRATIVE COORDINATION CONTACT:
Inspection Program Branch. activity during the designated scope of Sherry Tate, Program Analyst,
[FR Doc. E5–5796 Filed 10–20–05; 8:45 am] investigation. The INV 44 inquires about Standards and Evaluations Group,
any outstanding warrants or record of Center for Federal Investigative
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criminal activity involving the subject of Services, Office of Personnel
investigation. Management. (202) 606–0434.

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Office of Personnel Management. products, a small business manufacturer telephone at (202) 619–0422; by FAX at
Linda M. Springer, must have submitted a proposal for a (202) 205–7280; or by e-mail at
Director. contract solicitation or received a edith.butler@sba.gov.
[FR Doc. 05–21051 Filed 10–20–05; 8:45 am] contract from the Federal government
within the last 24 months. The SBA SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Section
BILLING CODE 6325–38–P
defines ‘‘class of products’’ based on a 8(a)(17) of the Small Business Act, (Act)
six digit North American Industry 15 U.S.C. 637(a)(17), requires that
Classification System (NAICS) and the recipients of Federal contracts set aside
SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION for small businesses or SBA’s 8(a)
four digit Product and Service Code
Small Business Size Standards: required as a data entry field by the Business Development Program provide
Waiver of the Nonmanufacturer Rule Federal Procurement Data System. the product of a small business
The SBA received a request on May manufacturer or processor, if the
AGENCY: Small Business Administration 17, 2005 to waive the Nonamnfacturer recipient is other than the actual
(SBA). Rule for Sporting and Athletic Goods manufacturer or processor of the
ACTION: Notice of termination of waiver Manufacturing. In response, SBA product. This requirement is commonly
of the Nonmanufacturer Rule for published a notice in the Federal referred to as the Nonmanufacturer
Sporting and Athletic Goods Register on July 28, 2005 of intent to Rule. The SBA regulations imposing
Manufacturing. terminate the waiver of the this requirement are found at 13 CFR
Nonmanufacturer Rule for Sporting and 121.406(b). Section 8(a)(17)(b)(iv) of the
SUMMARY: The U.S. Small Business Athletic Goods Manufacturing. Act authorizes SBA to waive the
Administration (SBA) is terminating the In response to this notice, SBA Nonmanufacturer Rule for any ‘‘class of
waiver of the Nonmanufacturer Rule for discovered the existence of a small products’’ for which there are no small
Sporting and Athletic Goods business manufacturer of this class of business manufacturers or processors
Manufacturing based on our recent products. Accordingly, based on the available to participate in the Federal
discovery of a small business available information, SBA has market.
manufacturer for this class of products. determined that there is a small
Terminating this waiver will require As implemented in SBA’s regulations
business manufacturer of this class of at 13 CFR 121.1202(c), in order to be
recipients of contracts set aside for products, and is therefore terminating
small businesses, service-disabled considered available to participate in
the class waiver of the Nonmanufacturer the Federal market for a class of
veteran-owned small businesses or Rule for Sporting and Athletic Goods
SBA’s 8(a) Business Development products, a small business manufacturer
Manufacturing, NAICS 339920. must have submitted a proposal for a
Program provide the product of
domestic small business manufacturers Authority: 15 U.S.C. 637(a)(17). contract solicitation or received a
or processors on such contracts. Dated: October 13, 2005. contract from the Federal government
DATES: This termination of waiver is Karen C. Hontz, within the last 24 months. The SBA
effective November 7, 2005. Associate Administrator for Government defines ‘‘class of products’’ based on six
Contracting. digit coding systems. The first coding
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
[FR Doc. 05–21059 Filed 10–20–05; 8:45 am] system is the Office of Management and
Edith G. Butler, Program Analyst, by
Budget North American Industry
telephone at (202) 619–0422; by FAX at BILLING CODE 8025–01–P
Classification System (NAICS). The
(202) 481–1788; or by e-mail at
second is the Product and Service Code
edith.butler@sba.gov.
SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION required as a data entry by the Federal
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Section Procurement Data System.
8(a)(17) of the Small Business Act, (Act) Small Business Size Standards: The SBA received a request on July
15 U.S.C. 637(A)(17), requires that Waiver of the Nonmanufacturer Rule 22, 2005 to waive the Nonmanufacturer
receipts of Federal contracts set aside
AGENCY: Small Business Administration. Rule for Commercial Laundry
for small businesses, service-disabled
ACTION:Notice of Waiver of the Equipment. In response, on August 22,
veteran-owned small businesses, or
Nonmanufacturer Rule for Commercial 2005, SBA published in the Federal
SBA’s 8(a) Business Development
Laundry Equipment. Register a notice of intent to waive the
Program provide the product of a small
Nonmanufacturer Rule for Commercial
business manufacturer or processor, if
SUMMARY: The U.S. Small Business Laundry Equipment. SBA explained in
the recipient is other than the actual
Administration (SBA) is granting a the notice that it was soliciting
manufacturer or processor of the
waiver of the Nonmanufacturer Rule for comments and sources of small business
product. This requirement is commonly
referred to as the Nonmanufacturer Commercial Laundry Equipment. The manufacturers of this class of products.
Rule. basis for waivers is that no small In response to this notice, no comments
The SBA regulations imposing this business manufacturers are supplying were received from interested parties.
requirement are found at 13 CFR these classes of products to the Federal SBA is therefore granting the waiver of
121.406(b). Section 8(a)(17)(b)(iv) of the government. The effect of a waiver the Nonmanufacturer Rule for
Act authorizes SBA to waive the would be to allow otherwise qualified Commercial Laundry Equipment,
Nonmanufacturer Rule for any ‘‘Class of regular dealers to supply the products of NAICS 333312.
Products’’ for which there are no small any domestic manufacturer on a Federal Authority: 15 U.S.C. 637(a)(17).
business manufacturers or processors contract set aside for small businesses or
awarded through the SBA’s 8(a) Dated: October 13, 2005.
available to participate in the Federal
market. Business Development Program. Karen C. Hontz,
As implemented in SBA’s regulations DATES: This waiver is effective Associate Administrator for Government
at 13 CFR 121.1202(c), in order to be November 7, 2005. Contracting.
considered available to participate in FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: [FR Doc. 05–21060 Filed 10–20–05; 8:45 am]
the Federal market for a class of Edith Butler, Program Analyst, by BILLING CODE 8025–01–P

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