Agency Information Collection Activities Under OMB Review, 44148-44149 [E5-4070]

Download as PDF 44148 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 146 / Monday, August 1, 2005 / Notices Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 4,950. The following paragraph applies to all of the collections of information covered by this notice: An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to, a collection of information unless the collection of information displays a valid OMB control number. Books or records relating to a collection of information must be retained as long as their contents may become material in the administration of any internal revenue law. Generally, tax returns and tax return information are confidential, as required by 26 U.S.C. 6103. Request for Comments: Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the 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 collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology; and (e) estimates of capital or start-up costs and costs of operation, maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information. Approved: July 22, 2005. Glenn P. Kirkland, IRS Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. E5–4075 Filed 7–29–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Office of Thrift Supervision Proposed Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request—Voluntary Dissolution Office of Thrift Supervision (OTS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice and request for comment. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Department of the Treasury, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on proposed and continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. 3507. The Office of Thrift VerDate jul<14>2003 14:01 Jul 29, 2005 Jkt 205001 Supervision within the Department of the Treasury will submit the proposed information collection requirement described below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. Today, OTS is soliciting public comments on its proposal to extend this information collection. DATES: Submit written comments on or before September 30, 2005. ADDRESSES: Send comments, referring to the collection by title of the proposal or by OMB approval number, to Information Collection Comments, Chief Counsel’s Office, Office of Thrift Supervision, 1700 G Street, NW., Washington, DC 20552; send a facsimile transmission to (202) 906–6518; or send an e-mail to infocollection.comments@ots.treas.gov. OTS will post comments and the related index on the OTS Internet Site at www.ots.treas.gov. In addition, interested persons may inspect comments at the Public Reading Room, 1700 G Street, NW., by appointment. To make an appointment, call (202) 906– 5922, send an e-mail to publicinfo@ots.treas.gov, or send a facsimile transmission to (202) 906– 7755. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: You can request additional information about this proposed information collection from Patricia Goings, Financial Analyst, Examinations and Supervision Operations, (202) 906– 5668, Office of Thrift Supervision, 1700 G Street, NW., Washington, DC 20552. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: OTS may not conduct or sponsor an information collection, and respondents are not required to respond to an information collection, unless the information collection displays a currently valid OMB control number. As part of the approval process, we invite comments on the following information collection. Comments should address one or more of the following points: a. Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of OTS; b. The accuracy of OTS’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; d. Ways to minimize the burden of the information collection on respondents, including through the use of information technology. We will summarize the comments that we receive and include them in the OTS request for OMB approval. All comments will become a matter of PO 00000 Frm 00066 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 public record. In this notice, OTS is soliciting comments concerning the following information collection. Title of Proposal: Voluntary Dissolution. OMB Number: 1550–0066. Form Number: N/A. Regulation requirement: 12 CFR 546.4. Description: 12 CFR 546.4 provides for federal associations to voluntarily dissolve through the submission of a statement of reasons and plan of dissolution. Approval is required by the board of directors, OTS, and the association’s members. Plans for dissolution may be denied if OTS believes the plan is not in the best interests of concerned parties. Type of Review: Renewal. Affected Public: Savings Associations. Estimated Number of Respondents: 4. Estimated Frequency of Response: Event-generated. Estimated Burden Hours per Response: Plan for dissolution—80 hours; disclosure to customers (averaging 4,140 customers per respondent)—ten minutes per customer. Estimated Total Burden: 3,080. Clearance Officer: Marilyn K. Burton, (202) 906–6467, Office of Thrift Supervision, 1700 G Street, NW., Washington, DC 20552. OMB Reviewer: Mark Menchik, (202) 395–3176, Office of Management and Budget, Room 10236, New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503. Dated: July 26, 2005. By the Office of Thrift Supervision. Richard M. Riccobono, Acting Director. [FR Doc. 05–15136 Filed 7–29–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6720–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0362] Agency Information Collection Activities Under OMB Review Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501–3521), this notice announces that the Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs, has submitted the collection of information abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The PRA submission describes the nature of the information collection and E:\FR\FM\01AUN1.SGM 01AUN1 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 146 / Monday, August 1, 2005 / Notices its expected cost and burden; it includes the actual data collection instrument. DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before August 31, 2005. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION OR A COPY OF THE SUBMISSION CONTACT: Denise McLamb, Records Management Service (005E3), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 273–8030 or FAX (202) 273–5981. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0362.’’ Send comments and recommendations concerning any aspect of the information collection to VA’s Desk Officer, OMB Human Resources and Housing Branch, New Executive Office Building, Room 10235, Washington, DC 20503 (202) 395–7316. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0362’’ in any correspondence. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Titles: a. Claim Under Loan Guaranty, VA Form 26–1874. b. Claim Form—Adjustable Rate Mortgages, VA Form 26–1874a. OMB Control Number: 2900–0362. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Abstract: a. Lenders and holders of VA guaranteed home loans use VA Form 26–1874 as notification to VA of default loans. b. VA Form 26–1874a is used as an attachment to VA Form 26–1874 when filing a claim under the loan guaranty resulting from the termination of an Adjustable Rate Mortgage Loan. The information obtained on both forms is essential to VA in determining the amount owed to the holder under the guaranty. An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments on this collection of information was published on April 19, 2005, at page 20420. Affected Public: Business or other for profit. Estimated Annual Burden: VerDate jul<14>2003 14:01 Jul 29, 2005 Jkt 205001 a. VA Form 26–1874—25,806 hours. b. VA Form 26–1874a—333 hours. Estimated Average Burden Per Respondent: a. VA Form 26–1874—60 minutes. b. VA Form 26–1874a—20 minutes. Frequency of Response: On occasion. Estimated Number of Total Respondents: a. VA Form 26–1874—25,806. b. VA Form 26–1874a—1,000. Dated: July 21, 2005. By direction of the Secretary. Denise McLamb, Program Analyst, Records Management Service, [FR Doc. E5–4070 Filed 7–29–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0320] Agency Information Collection Activities Under OMB Review Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501–3521), this notice announces that the Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs, has submitted the collection of information abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The PRA submission describes the nature of the information collection and its expected cost and burden; it includes the actual data collection instrument. DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before August 31, 2005. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION OR A COPY OF THE SUBMISSION CONTACT: Denise McLamb, Records Management Service (005E3), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 273–8030 or FAX (202) 273–5981. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0320.’’ Send comments and recommendations concerning any PO 00000 Frm 00067 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 44149 aspect of the information collection to VA’s Desk Officer, OMB Human Resources and Housing Branch, New Executive Office Building, Room 10235, Washington, DC 20503, (202) 395–7316. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900– 0320’’ in any correspondence. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Escrow Agreement for Postponed Exterior Onsite Improvements, VA Form 26–1849. OMB Control Number: 2900–0320. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Abstract: The information collected on VA Form 26–1849 documents a legal agreement between parties other than VA when appropriate funds must be set aside for completion of exterior onsite improvements. The builder/seller is required to deposit at least one and onehalf times the cost of completing the improvements into an escrow account. The escrow allows the veteran to occupy the property when exterior improvements are postponed due to unforeseen circumstances such as adverse weather or other specified unavoidable conditions. An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments on this collection of information was published on March 28, 2005, at page 15689. Affected Public: Individuals or households and Business or other forprofit. Estimated Annual Burden: 625 hours. Estimated Average Burden Per Respondent: 30 minutes. Frequency of Response: On occasion. Estimated Number of Respondents: 1,250. Dated: July 21, 2005. By direction of the Secretary. Denise McLamb, Program Analyst, Records Management Service. [FR Doc. E5–4071 Filed 7–29–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P E:\FR\FM\01AUN1.SGM 01AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 146 (Monday, August 1, 2005)]
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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS

[OMB Control No. 2900-0362]


Agency Information Collection Activities Under OMB Review

AGENCY: Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans 
Affairs.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 
(44 U.S.C. 3501-3521), this notice announces that the Veterans Benefits 
Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs, has submitted the 
collection of information abstracted below to the Office of Management 
and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The PRA submission describes 
the nature of the information collection and

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its expected cost and burden; it includes the actual data collection 
instrument.

DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before August 31, 2005.

For Further Information or a Copy of the Submission Contact: Denise 
McLamb, Records Management Service (005E3), Department of Veterans 
Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 273-8030 
or FAX (202) 273-5981. Please refer to ``OMB Control No. 2900-0362.'' 
Send comments and recommendations concerning any aspect of the 
information collection to VA's Desk Officer, OMB Human Resources and 
Housing Branch, New Executive Office Building, Room 10235, Washington, 
DC 20503 (202) 395-7316. Please refer to ``OMB Control No. 2900-0362'' 
in any correspondence.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    Titles:
    a. Claim Under Loan Guaranty, VA Form 26-1874.
    b. Claim Form--Adjustable Rate Mortgages, VA Form 26-1874a.
    OMB Control Number: 2900-0362.
    Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.
    Abstract:
    a. Lenders and holders of VA guaranteed home loans use VA Form 26-
1874 as notification to VA of default loans.
    b. VA Form 26-1874a is used as an attachment to VA Form 26-1874 
when filing a claim under the loan guaranty resulting from the 
termination of an Adjustable Rate Mortgage Loan. The information 
obtained on both forms is essential to VA in determining the amount 
owed to the holder under the guaranty.
    An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required 
to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a 
currently valid OMB control number. The Federal Register Notice with a 
60-day comment period soliciting comments on this collection of 
information was published on April 19, 2005, at page 20420.
    Affected Public: Business or other for profit.
    Estimated Annual Burden:
     a. VA Form 26-1874--25,806 hours.
     b. VA Form 26-1874a--333 hours.
    Estimated Average Burden Per Respondent:
     a. VA Form 26-1874--60 minutes.
     b. VA Form 26-1874a--20 minutes.
    Frequency of Response: On occasion.
    Estimated Number of Total Respondents:
     a. VA Form 26-1874--25,806.
     b. VA Form 26-1874a--1,000.

    Dated: July 21, 2005.

    By direction of the Secretary.
Denise McLamb,
Program Analyst, Records Management Service,
[FR Doc. E5-4070 Filed 7-29-05; 8:45 am]
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