Current Opportunities for Public Comment on Federal Data Collections and Other Statistical Issues

Agricultural Marketing Service

09/27/2021 Cotton Board Rules and Regulations: Adjusting Supplemental Assessment on Imports Shethir M. Riva, Director, Research and Promotion, Cotton and Tobacco Program, AMS, USDA, 100 Riverside Parkway, Suite 101, Fredericksburg, Virginia 22406, telephone (540) 361-2726, facsimile (540) 361-1199, or email at CottonRP@usda.gov.
09/27/2021 Peanut Promotion, Research, and Information Order Victoria M. Carpenter, Marketing Specialist, Promotion and Economics Division, Specialty Crop Program, AMS, USDA, Stop 0244, 1400 Independence Avenue SW, Room 1406-S, Washington, DC 20250-0244; telephone: (202) 720-6930; or electronic mail: VictoriaM.Carpenter@usda.gov.
10/29/2021 Notice of Request for Extension and Revision of a Currently Approved Information Collection Michael Eichorst, USDA AMS Dairy Program, 650 East Diehl Rd., Suite 100, Naperville, IL 60563; Tel: (630) 437-5045; Fax: (630) 437-5060.
11/01/2021 Pandemic Response and Safety Program John Miklozek, Director, Grants Division; (202) 720-1403 or email John.Miklozek@usda.gov.

Bureau of Reclamation

10/05/2021 Agency Information Collection Activities; Recreation Use Data Reports To request additional information about this ICR, contact Ronnie Baca by email at rbaca@usbr.gov, or by telephone at (303) 445-3257. You may also view the ICR at http://www.reginfo.gov/​public/​do/​PRAMain.  

Census Bureau

09/21/2021 Commodity Flow Survey (CFS)

Interested persons are invited to submit written comments by email to Thomas.J.Smith@census.gov. Please reference Commodity Flow Survey in the subject line of your comments. You may also submit comments, identified by Docket Number USBC-2021-0017, to the Federal e-Rulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. All comments received are part of the public record. No comments will be posted to http://www.regulations.gov for public viewing until after the comment period has closed. Comments will generally be posted without change. All Personally Identifiable Information (for example, name and address) voluntarily submitted by the commenter may be publicly accessible. Do not submit Confidential Business Information or otherwise sensitive or protected information. You may submit attachments to electronic comments in Microsoft Word, Excel, or Adobe PDF file formats.

09/27/2021 Spatial, Address, and Imagery Data Program Requests for additional information or specific questions related to collection activities should be directed to Matthew A. Zimolzak, Geography Division, Census Bureau, 301-763-9419, matthew.a.zimolzak@census.gov.
09/27/2021 Report of Building or Zoning Permits Issued for New Privately-Owned Housing Units

Written comments and recommendations for the proposed information collection should be submitted within 30 days of the publication of this notice on the following website www.reginfo.gov/​public/​do/​PRAMain. Find this particular information collection by selecting “Currently under 30-day Review—Open for Public Comments” or by using the search function and entering either the title of the collection or the OMB Control Number 0607-0094.

09/30/2021 Request for Nominations of Members To Serve on the National Advisory Committee on Racial, Ethnic, and Other Populations

Please submit nominations via email to the address listed below, census.national.advisory.committee@census.gov (subject line 2021 NAC Nominations”).

09/30/2021 Request for Nominations of Members To Serve on the Census Scientific Advisory Committee

Please submit nominations to the Census Scientific Advisory Committee email address, census.scientific.advisory.committee@census.gov (subject line “2021 CSAC Nominations”).

10/26/2021 2022 Economic Census Comment Request Requests for additional information or specific questions related to collection activities should be directed to Kimberly Moore, Chief, Economy-Wide Statistics Division, U.S. Census Bureau by phone (301) 763-7643, or by email at kimberly.p.moore@census.gov.

Department of Agriculture

09/27/2021 Notice of Intent to Renew a Currently Approved Information Collection Send comments to: USDA, ARS-NAL, Digitization and Access Branch, 10301 Baltimore Avenue, Room 305-D, Beltsville, MD 20705-2351. Kay Derr, Librarian, telephone: 301-504- 5879; email: kay.derr@usda.gov.

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

10/25/2021 Data Collection for Analytics and Surveillance and Market-Based Rate Purposes Ryan Stertz (Technical Information), Office of Energy Market Regulation, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First St. NE, Washington, DC 20426, (202) 502-6473, Ryan.Stertz@ferc.gov. Regine Baus (Legal Information), Office of the General Counsel, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First St. NE, Washington, DC 20426, (202) 502-8757, Regine.Baus@ferc.gov.

Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation

10/25/2021 Re-Designation of the Primary Highway Freight System (PHFS) Questions may be addressed to Birat Pandey, birat.pandey@dot.gov, 202-366-2842, Office of Freight Management & Operations (HOFM-1), Office of Operations, FHWA, U.S. Department of Transportation, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE, Washington, DC 20590. Office hours are from 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays.  

Health Resources and Services Administration, HHS

10/12/2021 HIV/AIDS Program Client-Level Data Reporting System To request more information on the proposed project or to obtain a copy of the data collection plans and draft instruments, email paperwork@hrsa.gov or call Lisa Wright-Solomon, the HRSA Information Collection Clearance Officer at (301) 443-1984.

National Agricultural Statistics Service, USDA

09/20/2021 Egg, Chicken, and Turkey Surveys

You may submit comments, identified by docket number 0535-0004, by any of the following methods:

  • Email: ombofficer@nass.usda.gov. Include docket number above in the subject line of the message.
  • E-fax: (855) 838-6382.
  • Mail: Mail any paper, disk, or CD-ROM submissions to: David Hancock, NASS Clearance Officer, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Room 5336 South Building, 1400 Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20250-2024.
  • Hand Delivery/Courier: Hand deliver to: David Hancock, NASS Clearance Officer, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Room 5336 South Building, 1400 Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20250-2024.
09/28/2021 Notice of Intent To Request Revision and Extension of a Currently Approved Information Collection Kevin L. Barnes, Associate Administrator, National Agricultural Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, (202) 720-2707. Copies of this information collection and related instructions can be obtained without charge from David Hancock, NASS—OMB Clearance Officer, at (202) 690-2388 or at ombofficer@nass.usda.gov.
10/05/2021 Notice of Intent To Request Revision and Extension of a Currently Approved Information Collection Kevin L. Barnes, Associate Administrator, National Agricultural Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, (202) 720-2707. Copies of this information collection and related instructions can be obtained without charge from David Hancock, NASS—OMB Clearance Officer, at (202) 690-2388 or at ombofficer@nass.usda.gov.

National Center for Health Statistics

09/17/2021 National Hospital Care Survey (NHCS)

You may submit comments, identified by Docket No. CDC-2021-0069 by any of the following methods:

  • Federal eRulemaking Portal: Regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments.
  • Mail: Jeffrey M. Zirger, Information Collection Review Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, MS-D74, Atlanta, Georgia 30329.

Instructions: All submissions received must include the agency name and Docket Number. CDC will post, without change, all relevant comments to Regulations.gov.

Please note: Submit all comments through the Federal eRulemaking portal (regulations.gov) or by U.S. mail to the address listed above.

National Science Foundation

09/30/2021 Computer and Information Science and Engineering Research Experiences for Undergraduates Past Participant Survey Suzanne H. Plimpton, Reports Clearance Officer, National Science Foundation, 2415 Eisenhower Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22314, or send email to splimpto@nsf.gov. Individuals who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1-800-877-8339, which is accessible 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year (including federal holidays). Comments regarding this information collection are best assured of having their full effect if received within 30 days of this notification. Copies of the submission(s) may be obtained by calling 703-292-7556.
10/01/2021 Request for Information (RFI) on an Implementation Plan for a National Artificial Intelligence Research Resource Wendy Wigen and NAIRR-responses@nitrd.gov, (202) 459-9683. Individuals who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1-800-877-8339 between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m., Eastern time, Monday through Friday.
10/25/2021 Managed Honorary Awards Suzanne H. Plimpton, Reports Clearance Officer, National Science Foundation, 2415 Eisenhower Avenue, Suite W18200, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; telephone (703) 292-7556; or send email to splimpto@nsf.gov. Individuals who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1-800-877-8339, which is accessible 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year (including Federal holidays).