In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et
seq.), an agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to, a
collection of information unless it displays a valid OMB control number. The ICR
documentation is available at http://www.reginfo.gov. Therefore, in preparation for
OMB review and approval of the following information collection, TSA is soliciting
(1) Evaluate whether the proposed information requirement is necessary for
the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information
will have practical utility;
(2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden;
(3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected;
(4) Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to
respond, including using appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other
technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology.
Information Collection Requirement
OMB Control Number 1652-0055; Pipeline Operator Security Information.
Under the Aviation and Transportation Security Act (ATSA) (Pub. L. 107-71, 115 Stat.
597 (November 19, 2001)) and delegated authority from the Secretary of Homeland
Security, TSA has broad responsibility and authority for “security in all modes of
transportation * * * including security responsibilities * * * over modes of transportation