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Agency Information Collection Activity Seeking OMB Approval

AGENCY: Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT.
ACTION: Notice.
SUMMARY: The FAA invites public comments about our intention to request the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) revision of a current information collection. TheFederal RegisterNotice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments on the following collection of information was published on December 5, 2006, vol. 71, no. 233, page 70578. This information is needed to meet the requirements of Title 49, Section 40117(k), Competition Plans, and to carry out a passenger facility charge application.
DATES: Please submit comments by May 7, 2007.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Carla Mauney atCarla.Mauney@faa.gov.
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)

Title:Competition Plans, Passenger Facility Charges.

Type of Request:Revision of a currently approved collection.

OMB Control Number:2120-0661.

Form(s):There are no FAA forms associated with this collection.

Affected Public:An estimated 40 Respondents.

Frequency:This information is collected on occasion.

Estimated Average Burden Per Response:Approximately 136 hours per response.

Estimated Annual Burden Hours:An estimated 680 hours annually.

Abstract:This information is needed to meet the requirements of Title 49, Section 40117(k), Competition Plans, and to carry out a passenger facility charge application. No Passenger Facility Charge (PFC) may be approved for a covered airport and no Airport Improvement Program (AIP) grant maybe made for a covered airport without unless the airport has submitted a written competition plan in accordance with the statute. The affected public includes public agencies controlling medium or large hub airports.

ADDRESSES:Interested persons are invited to submit written comments on the proposed information collection to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget. Comments should be addressed to Nathan Lesser, Desk Officer, Department of Transportation/FAA, and sent via electronic mail tooir_submission@omb.eop.govor faxed to (202) 395-6974.

Comments are invited on:Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Department, including whether the information will have practical utility; the accuracy of the Department's estimates of the burden of the proposed information collection; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology.

Dated: Issued in Washington, DC, on March 29, 2007. Carla Mauney, FAA Information Collection Clearance Officer, Strategy and Investment Analysis Division, AIO-20.