[Federal Register Volume 64, Number 17 (Wednesday, January 27, 1999)]
[Page 4075]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 99-1790]



Office of the Secretary

Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request

ACTION: Notice.


    The Department of Defense has submitted to OMB for clearance, the 
following proposal for collection of information under the provisions 
of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35).
    Title, Associated Form, and OMB Number: Motor Vehicle Traffic 
Accident Report; AF Form 1315; OMB Number 0701-0133.
    Type of Request: Reinstatement.
    Number of Respondents: 20,000.
    Responses Per Respondent: 1.
    Annual Response: 20,000.
    Average Burden Per Response: 15 minutes.
    Annual Burden Hours: 5,000.
    Needs and Uses: The information collection requirement is necessary 
to record information and details of traffic accidents involving damage 
to government vehicles or fixed government property and fatal or 
nonfatal personal injury. The completed form is used as a source 
document to record information and details of traffic accidents which 
may: (1) Require investigative action by commanders, security police, 
and other law enforcement/investigative authorities; and/or, (2) 
require possible criminal prosecution and civil court actions. The form 
also provides information to appropriate individuals and organizations 
within DoD and appropriate law enforcement authorities who ensure 
proper legal and administrative actions are taken. Failure to collect 
data from witnesses and complainants will: (1) Prevent the 
identification of offenders; (2) prevent the determination of accident 
cause/liability; and, (3) prevent the resolution of the accident 
through subsequent legal and administrative actions.
    Affected Public: Individuals or households.
    Frequency: On occasion.
    Respondent's Obligation: Mandatory.
    OMB Desk Officer: Mr. Edward C. Springer.
    Written comments and recommendations on the proposed information 
collection should be sent to Mr. Springer at the Office of Management 
and Budget, Desk Officer for DoD, Room 10236, New Executive Office 
Building, Washington, DC 20503.
    DOD Clearance Officer: Mr. Robert Cushing.
    Written requests for copies of the information collection proposal 
should be sent to Mr. Cushing, WHS/DIOR, 1215 Jefferson Davis Highway, 
Suite 1204, Arlington, VA 22202-4302.

    Dated: January 20, 1999.
Patricia L. Toppings,
Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense.
[FR Doc. 99-1790 Filed 1-26-99; 8:45 am]