Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request, 5168 [05-1849]

Download as PDF 5168 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 20 / Tuesday, February 1, 2005 / Notices Dated: January 27, 2005. Alan D. Risenhoover, Acting Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. E5–364 Filed 1–31–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–S CORPORATION FOR NATIONAL AND COMMUNITY SERVICE Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request Corporation for National and Community Service. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Corporation for National and Community Service (hereinafter the ‘‘Corporation’’), as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, conducts a preclearance consultation program to provide the general public and Federal agencies with an opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing collections of information in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA95) (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). This program helps to ensure that requested data can be provided in the desired format, reporting burden (time and financial resources) is minimized, collection instruments are clearly understood, and the impact of collection requirement on respondents can be properly assessed. Currently, the Corporation is soliciting comments concerning the proposed collection entitled: AmeriCorps Annual Progress Reporting Modules. Copies of the document can be obtained by contacting the office listed below in the ADDRESSES section of this notice. DATES: Written comments must be submitted to the office listed in the ADDRESSES section by April 4, 2005. ADDRESSES: You may submit written input to the Corporation by any of the following methods: (1) Electronically through the Corporation’s e-mail address system to Kimberly Mansaray at kmansaray@cns.gov. (2) By fax to (202) 565–2791, Attention Ms. Kimberly Mansaray. (3) By mail sent to: Corporation for National and Community Service, AmeriCorps State and National, 9th Floor, Attn: Ms. Kimberly Mansaray, 1201 New York Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20525. (4) By hand delivery or by courier to the Corporation’s mailroom at Room 6010 at the mail address given in paragraph (3) above, between 9 a.m. and VerDate jul<14>2003 15:06 Jan 31, 2005 Jkt 205001 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Kimberly Mansaray, (202) 606–5000, ext. 249. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Corporation is particularly interested in comments which: • Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Corporation, including whether the information will have practical utility; • Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; • Enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information to be collected; and • Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submissions of responses. I. Background The Corporation for National and Community Service, through its national service programs and projects: (1) Provides opportunities for all Americans to serve; (2) affords members with meaningful, valuable, and enriching experiences; and (3) supports a continued ethic of volunteer service. The Progress Reporting Modules provide programs, grantees and the Corporation with useful output and outcome information about member enrollment and member service activities. They help track whether a program has met or is on track to meet its goals. II. Current Action Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Agency: Corporation for National and Community Service. Title: AmeriCorps Annual Progress Reporting Modules. OMB Number: 3045–0101. Agency Number: None. Affected Public: Eligible applicants to the Corporation for grant funds. Total Respondents: 857. Frequency: Quarterly. Average Time Per Response: .35 hour. Estimated Total Burden Hours: 16,147. Total Burden Cost (capital/startup): None. PO 00000 Frm 00040 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Total Burden Cost (operating/ maintenance): None. Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for Office of Management and Budget approval of the information collection request; they will also become a matter of public record. Dated: January 26, 2005. Rosie K. Mauk, Director of AmeriCorps. [FR Doc. 05–1849 Filed 1–31–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6050–$$–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION [OMB Control No. 9000–0062] Federal Acquisition Regulation; Information Collection; Material and Workmanship Department of Defense (DOD), General Services Administration (GSA), and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). ACTION: Notice of request for an extension to an existing OMB clearance. AGENCIES: SUMMARY: Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Secretariat will be submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve an extension of a currently approved information collection requirement concerning material and workmanship. The clearance currently expires on May 31, 2005. Public comments are particularly invited on: Whether this collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of functions of the FAR, and whether it will have practical utility; whether our estimate of the public burden of this collection of information is accurate, and based on valid assumptions and methodology; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and ways in which we can minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, through the use of appropriate technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology. DATES: Submit comments or before April 4, 2005. ADDRESSES: Submit comments regarding this burden estimate or any other aspect E:\FR\FM\01FEN1.SGM 01FEN1

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CORPORATION FOR NATIONAL AND COMMUNITY SERVICE


Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request

AGENCY: Corporation for National and Community Service.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Corporation for National and Community Service 
(hereinafter the ``Corporation''), as part of its continuing effort to 
reduce paperwork and respondent burden, conducts a pre-clearance 
consultation program to provide the general public and Federal agencies 
with an opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing 
collections of information in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction 
Act of 1995 (PRA95) (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). This program helps to 
ensure that requested data can be provided in the desired format, 
reporting burden (time and financial resources) is minimized, 
collection instruments are clearly understood, and the impact of 
collection requirement on respondents can be properly assessed.
    Currently, the Corporation is soliciting comments concerning the 
proposed collection entitled: AmeriCorps Annual Progress Reporting 
Modules. Copies of the document can be obtained by contacting the 
office listed below in the ADDRESSES section of this notice.

DATES: Written comments must be submitted to the office listed in the 
ADDRESSES section by April 4, 2005.

ADDRESSES: You may submit written input to the Corporation by any of 
the following methods:
    (1) Electronically through the Corporation's e-mail address system 
to Kimberly Mansaray at kmansaray@cns.gov.
    (2) By fax to (202) 565-2791, Attention Ms. Kimberly Mansaray.
    (3) By mail sent to: Corporation for National and Community 
Service, AmeriCorps State and National, 9th Floor, Attn: Ms. Kimberly 
Mansaray, 1201 New York Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20525.
    (4) By hand delivery or by courier to the Corporation's mailroom at 
Room 6010 at the mail address given in paragraph (3) above, between 9 
a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Kimberly Mansaray, (202) 606-5000, 
ext. 249.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Corporation is particularly interested 
in comments which:
     Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is 
necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the 
Corporation, including whether the information will have practical 
utility;
     Evaluate the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the 
burden of the proposed collection of information, including the 
validity of the methodology and assumptions used;
     Enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the 
information to be collected; and
     Minimize the burden of the collection of information on 
those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate 
automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection 
techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting 
electronic submissions of responses.

I. Background

    The Corporation for National and Community Service, through its 
national service programs and projects: (1) Provides opportunities for 
all Americans to serve; (2) affords members with meaningful, valuable, 
and enriching experiences; and (3) supports a continued ethic of 
volunteer service. The Progress Reporting Modules provide programs, 
grantees and the Corporation with useful output and outcome information 
about member enrollment and member service activities. They help track 
whether a program has met or is on track to meet its goals.

II. Current Action

    Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.
    Agency: Corporation for National and Community Service.
    Title: AmeriCorps Annual Progress Reporting Modules.
    OMB Number: 3045-0101.
    Agency Number: None.
    Affected Public: Eligible applicants to the Corporation for grant 
funds.
    Total Respondents: 857.
    Frequency: Quarterly.
    Average Time Per Response: .35 hour.
    Estimated Total Burden Hours: 16,147.
    Total Burden Cost (capital/startup): None.
    Total Burden Cost (operating/maintenance): None.
    Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized 
and/or included in the request for Office of Management and Budget 
approval of the information collection request; they will also become a 
matter of public record.

    Dated: January 26, 2005.
Rosie K. Mauk,
Director of AmeriCorps.
[FR Doc. 05-1849 Filed 1-31-05; 8:45 am]
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