[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 63 (Tuesday, April 2, 2013)]
[Page 19689]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-07508]



Office of the Secretary

[Docket ID DoD-2013-OS-0069]

Proposed Collection; Comment Request

AGENCY: Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and 
Readiness, DoD.

ACTION: Notice.


    In compliance with Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction 
Act of 1995, the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel 
and Readiness announces a proposed public information collection and 
seeks public comment on the provisions thereof. Comments are invited 
on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for 
the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including 
whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy 
of the agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed information 
collection; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of 
the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of 
the information collection on respondents, including through the use of 
automated collection techniques or other forms of information 

DATES: Consideration will be given to all comments received by June 3, 

ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by docket number and 
title, by any of the following methods:
     Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. 
Follow the instructions for submitting comments.
     Mail: Federal Docket Management System Office, 4800 Mark 
Center Drive, East Tower, Suite 02G09, Alexandria, VA 22350-3100.
    Instructions: All submissions received must include the agency 
name, docket number and title for this Federal Register document. The 
general policy for comments and other submissions from members of the 
public is to make these submissions available for public viewing on the 
Internet at http://www.regulations.gov as they are received without 
change, including any personal identifiers or contact information. Any 
associated form(s) for this collection may be located within this same 
electronic docket and downloaded for review/testing. Follow the 
instructions at http://www.regulations.gov for submitting comments. 
Please submit comments on any given form identified by docket number, 
form number, and title.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To request more information on this 
proposed information collection or to obtain a copy of the proposal and 
associated collection instruments, please write to the Defense Manpower 
Data Center, ATTN: Daniel McCarthy, 400 Gigling Road, Seaside, CA 
93955, or call the DBIDS Office at 831-583-2400 x4744.
    Title; Associated Form; and OMB Number: Application for Department 
of Defense Access Card--Defense Biometric Identification System (DBIDS) 
Enrollment; OMB Control Number 0704-0455.
    Needs and Uses: This information collection requirement is needed 
to obtain the necessary data to verify eligibility for a Department of 
Defense physical access card for personnel who are not entitled to a 
Common Access Card or other approved DoD identification card. The 
information is used to establish eligibility for the physical access to 
a DoD installation or facility, detect fraudulent identification cards, 
provide physical access and population demographic reports, provide law 
enforcement data, and in some cases provide anti-terrorism screening.
    Affected Public: Individuals or Households.
    Annual Burden Hours: 195,929.
    Number of Respondents: 1,621,487.
    Responses per Respondent: 1.
    Average Burden per Response: 7.25 Minutes.
    Frequency: On Occasion.


Summary of Information Collection

    Respondents are individuals who require physical access to DoD 
installations. Basic identifying information is collected from the 
individuals including several biometrics. Additional information may 
also be collected (such as contact information, vehicle information, 
organization affiliation, etc.) but is not required for that person to 
be registered and gain access to the controlled installation.

    Dated: March 27, 2013.
Aaron Siegel,
Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense.
[FR Doc. 2013-07508 Filed 4-1-13; 8:45 am]