SUMMARY: The FDIC, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork
and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal
agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or
continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork
Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. chapter 35). Currently, the FDIC is
soliciting comments concerning an information collection titled ``Asset
Marketing Survey--Loans and Real Estate.''
DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before July 28, 1997.
ADDRESSES: Interested parties are invited to submit written comments to
Steven F. Hanft, FDIC Clearance Officer, (202) 898-3907, Office of the
Executive Secretary, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, 550 17th
Street N.W., Washington, D.C. 20429. All comments should refer to
``Asset Marketing Survey--Loans and Real Estate.'' Comments may be
hand-delivered to Room F-400, 1776 F Street, N.W. Washington, D.C.
20429, on business days between 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. [FAX number
(202) 898-3838; Internet address: firstname.lastname@example.org].
A copy of the comments may also be submitted to the OMB desk
officer for the FDIC: Alexander Hunt, Office of Information and
Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, New Executive
Office Building, Room 3208, Washington, D.C. 20503.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Steven F. Hanft, at the address
Proposal To Renew the Following Currently Approved Collection of
Title: Asset Marketing Survey--Loans and Real Estate.
OMB Number: 3064-0089.
Frequency of Response: Occasional.
Affected Public: Prospective investors interested in loan
portfolios and real estate available for sale by the FDIC.
Estimated Number of Respondents: 1,900.
Estimated Time per Response: 25 hours.
Estimated Total Annual Burden: 450 hours.
General Description of Collection: The collection consists of Forms
FDIC 7240/01 and 7240/03 which are used to collect information on
investor interest in loans and real estate. The two forms permit local,
regional and national investors to identify the types of loans or real
estate they want to purchase from the FDIC, the size of loan portfolios
they will consider, and the locations which meet their interests.
Request for Comment
Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the collection of information
is necessary for proper performance of the FDIC's functions, including
whether the information has practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the
estimates of the burden of the information collection, including the
validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (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 technology.
At the end of the comment period, the comments and recommendations
received will be analyzed to determine the extent to which the
collection should be modified prior to submission to OMB for review and
approval. Comments submitted in response to this notice also will be
summarized or included in the FDIC's requests to OMB for renewal of
this collection. All comments will become a matter of public record.
Dated at Washington, D.C., this 22nd day of May, 1997.
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation.
Robert E. Feldman,
Deputy Executive Secretary.
[FR Doc. 97-14005 Filed 5-28-97; 8:45 am]
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