[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 184 (Monday, September 22, 2008)]
[Page 54584]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E8-22092]



Energy Information Administration

Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB 
Review; Comment Request

AGENCY: Energy Information Administration (EIA), Department of Energy 

ACTION: Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB 
Review; Comment Request.


SUMMARY: The EIA has submitted the Petroleum Supply Reporting System 
package to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and a 
three-year extension under section 3507(h)(1) of the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-13) (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq).

DATES: Comments must be filed by October 22, 2008. If you anticipate 
that you will be submitting comments but find it difficult to do so 
within that period, you should contact the OMB Desk Officer for DOE 
listed below as soon as possible.

ADDRESSES: Send comments to OMB Desk Officer for DOE, Office of 
Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget. To 
ensure receipt of the comments by the due date, submission by FAX at 
202-395-7285 or e-mail to Nathan_J._Frey@omb.eop.gov is recommended. 
The mailing address is 726 Jackson Place, NW., Washington, DC 20503. 
The OMB DOE Desk Officer may be telephoned at (202) 395-7345. (A copy 
of your comments should also be provided to EIA's Statistics and 
Methods Group at the address below.)

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information 
should be directed to Grace Sutherland. To ensure receipt of the 
comments by the due date, submission by FAX (202-586-5271) or e-mail 
(grace.sutherland@eia.doe.gov) is also recommended. The mailing address 
is Statistics and Methods Group (EI-70), Forrestal Building, U.S. 
Department of Energy, Washington, DC 20585-0670. Ms. Sutherland may be 
contacted by telephone at (202) 586-6264.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This section contains the following 
information about the energy information collection submitted to OMB 
for review: (1) The collection numbers and title; (2) the sponsor 
(i.e., the Department of Energy component); (3) the current OMB docket 
number (if applicable); (4) the type of request (i.e., new, revision, 
extension, or reinstatement); (5) response obligation (i.e., mandatory, 
voluntary, or required to obtain or retain benefits); (6) a description 
of the need for and proposed use of the information; (7) a categorical 
description of the likely respondents; and (8) an estimate of the total 
annual reporting burden (i.e., the estimated number of likely 
respondents times the proposed frequency of response per year times the 
average hours per response).
    1. Forms EIA-800, 801, 802, 803, 804, 805, 810, 811, 812, 813, 814, 
815, 816, 817, 819, 820 ``Petroleum Supply Reporting System''.
    2. Energy Information Administration.
    3. OMB Number 1905-0165.
    4. Three-year extension.
    5. Mandatory.
    6. EIA's Petroleum Supply Reporting System collects information 
needed for determining the supply and disposition of crude oil, 
petroleum products, and natural gas liquids. The data are published by 
EIA and are used by public and private analysts. Respondents are 
operators of petroleum refineries, blending plants, bulk terminals, 
crude oil and product pipelines, natural gas plant facilities, tankers, 
barges, and oil importers.
    7. Business or other for-profit.
    8. 100,186 hours.
    Please refer to the supporting statement as well as the proposed 
forms and instructions for more information about the purpose, who must 
report, when to report, where to submit, the elements to be reported, 
detailed instructions, provisions for confidentiality, and uses 
(including possible nonstatistical uses) of the information. For 
instructions on obtaining materials, see the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION 
CONTACT section.

    Statutory Authority: Section 3507(h)(1) of the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. No. 104-13, 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35).

    Issued in Washington, DC, September 16, 2008.
Stephanie Brown,
Director, Statistics and Methods Group, Energy Information 
[FR Doc. E8-22092 Filed 9-19-08; 8:45 am]