(1) Evaluate whether the proposed information requirement is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility;
(2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden;
(3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and
(4) Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including using appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology.
Information Collection Requirement
Title:LEO Reimbursement Request.
Type of Request:New Collection.
OMB Control Number:Not yet assigned.
Form(s):LEO Reimbursement Request.
Affected Public:Law Enforcement Officers.
Abstract:Pursuant to 49 U.S.C. §§ 106(m) and 114(m), TSA has authority to enter into agreements with airport operators to reimburse expensesthey incur for the provision of LEOs in support of screening at airport security checkpoints. Consistent with this authority, TSA, through its Office of Law Enforcement/Federal Air Marshal Service (OLE/FAMS), has created the LEO Reimbursement Program. TSA requires that participants in the LEO Reimbursement Program record the details of all reimbursements sought on the LEO Reimbursement Request form. TSA will use this form to provide for the orderly tracking of reimbursements.
Number of Respondents:326.
Estimated Annual Burden Hours:An estimated 3,912 hours annually.
Issued in Arlington, Virginia, on October 12, 2012.
Susan L. Perkins,
TSA Paperwork Reduction Act Officer, Office of Information Technology.