Office of Innovation and Improvement; Notice of Implementation of Constitution Day and Citizenship Day; Correction, 30934-30935 [05-10888]

Download as PDF 30934 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 103 / Tuesday, May 31, 2005 / Notices information collection activity, to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attn: Ms. Katherine Astrich, OMB Desk Office for the Corporation for National and Community Service, by any of the following two methods within 30 days from the date of publication in this Federal Register. (1) By fax to: (202) 395–6974, Attention: Ms. Katherine Astrich, OMB Desk Officer for the Corporation for National and Community Service; and (2) Electronically by e-mail to: Katherine_T._Astrich@omb.eop.gov. The initial 60-day Federal Register Notice for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service Grant Application Instructions was published on February 18, 2005. This comment period ended on April 18, 2005; no comments were received. The OMB 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 Corporation’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; • Propose ways to enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information to be collected; and • Propose ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including 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. Type of Review: Regular. Agency: Corporation for National and Community Service. Title: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service Application Instructions. OMB Number: None. Agency Number: None. Affected Public: Organizations who are interested in applying for a Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service grant. Total Respondents: 80. Frequency: Once a year. Average Time Per Response: Ten (10) hours. Estimated Total Burden Hours: 800. Total Burden Cost (capital/startup): None. Total Burden Cost (operating/ maintenance): None. Description: The purpose of these Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: VerDate jul<14>2003 16:14 May 27, 2005 Jkt 205001 Grants is to mobilize more Americans to observe the Martin Luther King, Jr. Federal Holiday as a day of service in communities and to bring people together around the common focus of service to others. The Corporation will award these funds to eligible applicants who will in turn subgrant to eligible local organizations or fund separate events to plan and carry out service activities. Dated: May 24, 2005 Marlene Zakai, Director, Office of Grants Policy and Operation. [FR Doc. 05–10773 Filed 5–27–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6050–$$–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Office of the Secretary Notice; Meeting of the Independent Review Panel To Study the Relationships Between Military Department General Counsels and Judge Advocates General—Open Meeting Department of Defense. SUMMARY: Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), Public Law 96–463, notice is hereby given that the Independent Review Panel to Study the Relationships between Military Department General Counsels and Judge Advocates General will hold an open meeting at the Hilton Crystal City, 2399 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, Virginia 22202, on June 15–16, 2005, from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. PURPOSE: The Panel will meet on June 15–16, 2005, from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., in order to hear testimony of current and former senior Defense Department officials and the public concerning the relationships between the legal elements of their respective Military Departments. These sessions will be open to the public, subject to the availability of space. In keeping with the spirit of FACA, the Panel welcomes written comments concerning its work from the public at any time. Interested citizens are encouraged to attend the sessions. DATES: June 15–16, 2005: 8:30 a.m.– 11:30 a.m., and 1 p.m.–4 p.m. LOCATION: Hilton Crystal City, 2399 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, Virginia 22202. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Any member of the public wishing further information concerning this meeting or wishing to submit written comments may contact: Mr. James R. Schwenk, AGENCY: PO 00000 Frm 00014 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Designated Federal Official, Department of Defense Office of the General Counsel, 1600 Defense Pentagon, Arlington, Virginia 20301–1600, Telephone: (703) 697–9343, Fax: (703) 693–7616, schwenkj@dodgc.osd.mil. Interested persons may submit a written statement for consideration by the Panel at any time prior to June 11, 2005. Persons desiring to make an oral presentation or submit a written statement to the Task Force must notify the point of contact listed above no later than 5 p.m., June 10, 2005. The Panel will hear oral presentations by members of the public on June 16, 2005, from 8:30 until 11:30 a.m. and from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. The number of presentations made will depend on the number of requests received from members of the public, and oral presentation will be limited based upon the number of presentations from the public. Each person desiring to make an oral presentation must provide the above-listed point of contact with one (1) written copy of the presentation by 5 p.m., June 10, 2005. Dated: May 26, 2005. Jeannette Owings-Ballard, OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. [FR Doc. 05–10872 Filed 5–26–05; 1:12 pm] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION Office of Innovation and Improvement; Notice of Implementation of Constitution Day and Citizenship Day; Correction Summary: On May 24, 2005, we published in the Federal Register (70 FR 29727) a notice of implementation of Constitution Day and Citizenship Day under the Office of Innovation and Improvement. On page 29727, first column, under the heading FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT, the telephone number provided for Alex Stein is corrected to read (202) 205–9085 and the Internet address is corrected to read constitutionday@ed.gov. In the last sentence of the section, under the heading FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT, the words ‘‘in section’’ are removed. For Further Information Contact: Alex Stein, U.S. Department of Education, 400 Maryland Avenue, SW., room 4W218, Washington, DC 20202–2110. Telephone (202) 205–9085 or via Internet: constitutionday@ed.gov If you use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TTD), you may call E:\FR\FM\31MYN1.SGM 31MYN1 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 103 / Tuesday, May 31, 2005 / Notices the Federal Relay Service (FRS) at 1– 800–877–8339. Individuals with disabilities may obtain this document in an alternative format (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, or computer diskette) on request by contacting the person listed above. Electronic Access to This Document: You may view this document, as well as all other documents of this Department published in the Federal Register, in text or Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) on the Internet at the following site: http://www.ed.gov/news/ fedregister. To use PDF you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader, which is available free at this site. If you have questions about using PDF, call the U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO), toll free, at 1– 888–293–6498; or in the Washington, DC, area at (202) 512–1530. Note: The official version of this document is the document published in the Federal Register. Free Internet access to the official edition of the Federal Register and the Code of Federal Regulations is available on GPO Access at: http://www.gpoaccess.gov/nara/ index.html. Dated: May 26, 2005. Nina Shokraii Rees, Assistant Deputy Secretary for Innovation and Improvement. [FR Doc. 05–10888 Filed 5–27–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4000–01–P DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, Overview Information, Capacity Building for Traditionally Underserved Populations—Rehabilitation Capacity Building Notice Inviting Applications for New Awards for Fiscal Year (FY) 2005 Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number: 84.315C and D. Dates: Applications Available: May 31, 2005. Deadline for Transmittal of Applications: July 15, 2005. Deadline for Intergovernmental Review: September 13, 2005. Eligible Applicants: For priority 1, minority entities as defined under section 21(b)(5) of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended (Act), as a historically Black college or university, a Hispanic-serving institution of higher education, an American Indian tribal college or university, or another institution of higher education whose minority student enrollment is at least 50 percent. VerDate jul<14>2003 16:14 May 27, 2005 Jkt 205001 For priority 2, a State or a public or private nonprofit agency or organization, such as an institution of higher education or an Indian tribe. Estimated Available Funds: $2,530,000. Estimated Range of Awards: $200,000–$250,000. Priority 1—CFDA Number 84.315C— $200,000–$225,000. Priority 2—CFDA Number 84.315D— $200,000–$250,000. Estimated Average Size of Awards: $218,500. Estimated Number of Awards: 10. Priority 1—CFDA Number 84.315C— 5. Priority 2—CFDA Number 84.315D— 5. Note: The Department is not bound by any estimates in this notice. Project Period: Up to 60 months. Full Text of Announcement I. Funding Opportunity Description Purpose of Program: The Capacity Building for Traditionally Underserved Populations program provides financial assistance for projects that provide training, research, technical assistance, or related activities to improve services provided under the Act, especially services provided to individuals from minority backgrounds. Section 21 of the Act underscores the importance of enhancing the capacity and increasing the participation of minority entities as defined under section 21(b)(5) of the Act in programs funded under the Act. Priorities: These priorities are from the notice of final priorities for this program, published in the Federal Register on May 9, 2002 (67 FR 31700). For purposes of these priorities, a ‘‘minority entity’’ includes a Hispanicserving institution whose Hispanic student enrollment is 25 percent of the institution’s student population. Background: Under section 21 of the Act, only three types of awards can be made as follows: (1) Section 21(b)(2)(A)—awards to minority entities and Indian tribes to carry out activities under programs authorized under titles II, III, VI, and VII of the Act. (2) Section 21(b)(2)(B)—awards to minority entities and Indian tribes to conduct research, training, technical assistance, or a related activity to improve services provided under the Act, especially services provided to individuals from minority backgrounds. (3) Section 21(b)(2)(C)—awards to a State or a public or private nonprofit agency or organization, such as an institution of higher education or an Indian tribe, to provide outreach and technical PO 00000 Frm 00015 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 30935 assistance to minority entities and Indian tribes to promote their participation in activities funded under the Act, including assistance to enhance their capacity to carry out those activities. Absolute Priorities: For FY 2005 these priorities are absolute priorities. Under 34 CFR 75.105(c)(3) we consider only applications that meet these priorities. These priorities are: Priority 1—Establishing New Rehabilitation Training Programs (CFDA Number 84.315C). Projects funded must meet the requirements in section 21(b)(2)(B) of the Act. Projects must— (1) Enhance and increase the capacity of minority institutions of higher education to prepare more individuals for careers in the public vocational rehabilitation program, including individuals from minority backgrounds; (2) Be located at minority institutions of higher education, including community colleges whose minority student enrollment is at least 50 percent, that are interested in establishing new first-time rehabilitation training programs at the associate degree, undergraduate degree, and graduate degree levels; (3) Include an evaluation component based upon clear, specific performance and outcome measures; and (4) Report the results of the evaluation in its annual performance report. Priority 2—Capacity Building for Minority Entities (CFDA Number 84.315D). Projects funded must meet the requirements in section 21(b)(2)(C) of the Act. Projects must— (1) Provide outreach, capacity building, and technical assistance to minority entities and Indian tribes to promote their participation in activities funded under the Act, including assistance to carry out those activities; (2) Provide a variety of training and technical assistance activities, including grant writing workshops that focus on Rehabilitation Services Administration (RSA) and National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR) discretionary grant programs, the peer review process, selection criteria, training on disability legislation (i.e., Americans with Disabilities Act, Rehabilitation Act, etc.), and technical assistance to minority entities that are first-time recipients of grants funded under the Act in order to increase their ability to carry out their grants; (3) Include an evaluation component based upon clear, specific performance and outcome measures; and E:\FR\FM\31MYN1.SGM 31MYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 103 (Tuesday, May 31, 2005)]
[Notices]
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DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION


Office of Innovation and Improvement; Notice of Implementation of 
Constitution Day and Citizenship Day; Correction

    Summary: On May 24, 2005, we published in the Federal Register (70 
FR 29727) a notice of implementation of Constitution Day and 
Citizenship Day under the Office of Innovation and Improvement.
    On page 29727, first column, under the heading FOR FURTHER 
INFORMATION CONTACT, the telephone number provided for Alex Stein is 
corrected to read (202) 205-9085 and the Internet address is corrected 
to read constitutionday@ed.gov. In the last sentence of the section, 
under the heading FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT, the words ``in 
section'' are removed.
    For Further Information Contact: Alex Stein, U.S. Department of 
Education, 400 Maryland Avenue, SW., room 4W218, Washington, DC 20202-
2110. Telephone (202) 205-9085 or via Internet: constitutionday@ed.gov
    If you use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TTD), you may 
call

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the Federal Relay Service (FRS) at 1-800-877-8339.
    Individuals with disabilities may obtain this document in an 
alternative format (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, or computer 
diskette) on request by contacting the person listed above.
    Electronic Access to This Document: You may view this document, as 
well as all other documents of this Department published in the Federal 
Register, in text or Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) on the 
Internet at the following site: http://www.ed.gov/news/fedregister.
    To use PDF you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader, which is available 
free at this site. If you have questions about using PDF, call the U.S. 
Government Printing Office (GPO), toll free, at 1-888-293-6498; or in 
the Washington, DC, area at (202) 512-1530.

    Note: The official version of this document is the document 
published in the Federal Register. Free Internet access to the 
official edition of the Federal Register and the Code of Federal 
Regulations is available on GPO Access at: http://www.gpoaccess.gov/
nara/index.html.


    Dated: May 26, 2005.
Nina Shokraii Rees,
Assistant Deputy Secretary for Innovation and Improvement.
[FR Doc. 05-10888 Filed 5-27-05; 8:45 am]
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