Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comments Requested, 48982-48983 [05-16550]

Download as PDF 48982 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 161 / Monday, August 22, 2005 / Notices 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 submission of responses. Overview of This Information Collection: (1) Type of Information Collection: Reinstatement, with change, of a previously approved collection for which approval has expired. (2) The Title of the Form/Collection: 2006 Census of Adult Parole Supervising Agencies. (3) The Agency Form Number, if Any, and the Applicable Component of the Department Sponsoring the Collection: Form: CJ–36. Corrections Statistics, Bureau of Justice Statistics, Office of Justice Programs, United States Department of Justice. (4) Affected Public Who Will Be Asked To Respond, as Well as a Brief Abstract: Primary: State Departments of Corrections or State Parole authority. Others: The Federal Bureau of Prisons. For the CJ–36 form, 54 central reporters (two State jurisdictions in California and one each from the remaining States, the District of Columbia, the Federal Bureau of Prisons, and one local authority) responsible for keeping records on parolees will be asked to provide information for the following categories: (a) Whether the parole agency is located within the executive or judicial branch of government, whether it is a private organization under contract to a government agency; and whether the agency is administered by the Department of Corrections, a court, an independent agency or another parole agency; (b) As of June 30, 2006, the number of adult parolees under their jurisdiction; (c) As of June 30, 2006, the number of adult parolees under their jurisdiction who were supervised following a discretionary release, a mandatory release, a special conditional release, or other type of release from prison; (d) Whether the adult parole supervising agency also supervises either adult probationers or juveniles on probation or parole/aftercare, and the number of each under supervision on June 30, 2006; VerDate jul<14>2003 16:09 Aug 19, 2005 Jkt 205001 (e) Whether the adult parole supervising agency conducts prison release hearings; and between July 1, 2005 and June 30, 2006, the number of prisoners considered for release and the number of prisoners released; (f) Whether the adult parole supervising agency sets the terms/ conditions of adult parole supervision and, if not, who does; (g) Between July 1, 2005 and June 30, 2006, the number of adult parole revocation hearings conducted by the adult parole supervising agency; or who has responsibility for conducting adult parole revocation hearings; (h) On June 30, 2006, the number of adult parolees under their jurisdiction who were active, inactive, absconders, or supervised out of state; (i) On June 30, 2006, the number of parolees required to have face-to-face contact with a parole officer at least once per week, once per month, and less than once per month; the number of parolees no longer required to report on a regular basis; and the number of parolees released from prison for whom a reporting frequency had not been determined; (j) On June 30, 2006, the number of full-time and part-time payroll staff, nonpayroll staff, and contract staff employed by the agency; (k) On June 30, 2006, the number of full-time and part-time male and female staff employed by the agency; (l) On June 30, 2006, the number of full-time equivalent staff who directly supervised adults who were active on parole; (m) Between July 1, 2005 and June 30, 2006, the number of parolees returned to incarceration because of a drug violation; (n) As of June 30, 2006, whether any parolees were enrolled in a drug treatment program; and the number in a drug treatment program run by a formally trained drug treatment professional, and the number in a selfhelp or drug awareness program; (o) As of June 30, 2006, the number of parolees enrolled in a sex offender treatment program; (p) As of June 30, 2006, the number of parolees enrolled in a mental health treatment program run by a formally trained mental health professional; (q) Whether on June 30, 2006, the parole agency had a program that provided assistance to adult parolees in obtaining housing, and the type of program; (r) Whether on June 30, 2006, the parole agency had a program that provided assistance to adult parolees in obtaining employment, and the type of program; PO 00000 Frm 00051 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 (s) On June 30, 2006, the number of separate offices in the parole agency; (t) The number of adult parolees under supervision at the headquarters office on June 30, 2006; (u) The name of any regional or district office with which the headquarters office is co-located; (v) As of June 30, 2006, the number of adult parolees under supervision at each regional or district office (including field offices located within that administrative unit); and (w) As of June 30, 2006, the number of field offices located within each of the regional or district offices which supervised adult parolees. The Bureau of Justice Statistics uses this information in published reports and for the U.S. Congress, Executive Office of the President, practitioners, researchers, students, the media, and others interested in criminal justice statistics. (5) An Estimate of the Total Number of Respondents and the Amount of Time Estimated for an Average Respondent to Respond: It is estimated that approximately 54 respondents will each take an average of 3 hours to respond. (6) An Estimate of the Total Public Burden (in Hours) Associated With the Collection: It is estimated that there will be 162 hours associated with this collection. If additional information is required, contact: Ms. Brenda E. Dyer, Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, Justice Management Division, Policy and Planning Staff, Patrick Henry Building, Suite 1600, 601 D Street, NW., Washington, DC 20530. Dated: August 17, 2005. Brenda E. Dyer, Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice. [FR Doc. 05–16548 Filed 8–19–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–18–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Office of Justice Programs Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comments Requested 60-day notice of information collection under review: Census of Juveniles in Residential Placement. ACTION: The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP), has submitted the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget E:\FR\FM\22AUN1.SGM 22AUN1 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 161 / Monday, August 22, 2005 / Notices (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. Comments are encouraged and will be accepted for ‘‘sixty days’’ until October 21, 2005. This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10. If you have comments especially on the estimated public burden or associated response time, suggestions, or need a copy of the proposed information collection instrument with instructions or additional information, please contact Janet Chiancone, (202) 353–9258, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice, 810 Seventh Street NW., Washington, DC 20531. Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of the following four points: —Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; —Evaluate the accuracy of the agencies 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 submission of responses. Overview of this information collection: (1) Type of Information Collection: Extension of previously approved collection. (2) The Title of the Form/Collection: Census of Juveniles in Residential Placement. (3) The Agency Form Number, if Any, and the Applicable Component of the Department Sponsoring the Collection: The form number is CJ–14, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, United States Department of Justice. (4) Affected Public Who Will be Asked or Required to Respond, as Well as a VerDate jul<14>2003 16:09 Aug 19, 2005 Jkt 205001 Brief Abstract: Primary: Federal Government. Other: State, Local or Tribal Government, not-for-profit institutions, business or other for-profit. The data collection will gather individual level information on juveniles (persons under 18) who are placed in a residential facility due to contact with the justice system. (5) An Estimate of the Total Number of Respondents and the Amount of Time Estimated for an Average Respondent to Respond/Reply: It is estimated that 3,500 respondents will complete the questionnaire in approximately 3 hours. (6) An Estimate of the Total Public Burden (in Hours) Associated With the Collection: There are approximately 11,550 hours associated with this collection. If additional information is required contact: Brenda E. Dyer, Department Clearance Officer, Policy and Planning Staff, Justice Management Division, Department of Justice, Patrick Henry Building, Suite 1600, 601 D Street, NW., Washington, DC 20530. Dated: August 17, 2005. Brenda E. Dyer, Department Clearance Officer, Department of Justice. [FR Doc. 05–16550 Filed 8–19–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–18–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Office of Justice Programs Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comments Requested 30-day notice of information collection under review: 2005 Census of State and Federal Correctional Facilities. ACTION: The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP) has submitted the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. This proposed information collection was previously published in the Federal Register Volume 70, Number 114, page 34796 on June 15, 2005, allowing for a 60 day comment period. The purpose of this notice is to allow for an additional 30 days for public comment until September 21, 2005. This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10. PO 00000 Frm 00052 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 48983 Written comments and/or suggestions regarding the items contained in this notice, especially the estimated public burden and associated response time, should be directed to the Office of Management and Budget, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attention Department of Justice Desk Officer, Washington, DC 20503. Additionally, comments may be submitted to OMB via facsimile to (202) 395–5806. Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of the following four points: —Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; —Evaluate the accuracy of the agencies 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 submission of responses. Overview of This Information Collection: (1) Type of Information Collection: Reinstatement, with change, of a previously approved collection for which approval has expired. (2) Title of the Form/Collection: 2005 Census of State and Federal Correctional Facilities. (3) Agency Form Number, if Any, and the Applicable Component of the Department Sponsoring the Collection: Form Number: CJ–43, Bureau of Justice Statistics, Office of Justice Programs, Department of Justice. (4) Affected Public Who Will be Asked or Required to Respond, as Well as a Brief Abstract: Primary: Federal, State, and District prison authorities. The Census of State and Federal Correctional Facilities obtains information on each type of facility designed to house adults sentenced to confinement by State, District, or Federal court. These facilities include prisons, penitentiaries, and correctional institutions; boot camps; prison farms; reception, E:\FR\FM\22AUN1.SGM 22AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 161 (Monday, August 22, 2005)]
[Notices]
[Pages 48982-48983]
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[FR Doc No: 05-16550]


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DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Office of Justice Programs


Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; 
Comments Requested

ACTION: 60-day notice of information collection under review: Census of 
Juveniles in Residential Placement.

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    The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), 
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP), has 
submitted the following information collection request to the Office of 
Management and Budget

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(OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published 
to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. Comments are 
encouraged and will be accepted for ``sixty days'' until October 21, 
2005. This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10.
    If you have comments especially on the estimated public burden or 
associated response time, suggestions, or need a copy of the proposed 
information collection instrument with instructions or additional 
information, please contact Janet Chiancone, (202) 353-9258, Office of 
Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, Office of Justice 
Programs, U.S. Department of Justice, 810 Seventh Street NW., 
Washington, DC 20531.
    Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected 
agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are 
encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of the following 
four points:

--Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary 
for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including 
whether the information will have practical utility;
--Evaluate the accuracy of the agencies 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 
submission of responses.

    Overview of this information collection:
    (1) Type of Information Collection: Extension of previously 
approved collection.
    (2) The Title of the Form/Collection: Census of Juveniles in 
Residential Placement.
    (3) The Agency Form Number, if Any, and the Applicable Component of 
the Department Sponsoring the Collection: The form number is CJ-14, 
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, United States 
Department of Justice.
    (4) Affected Public Who Will be Asked or Required to Respond, as 
Well as a Brief Abstract: Primary: Federal Government. Other: State, 
Local or Tribal Government, not-for-profit institutions, business or 
other for-profit. The data collection will gather individual level 
information on juveniles (persons under 18) who are placed in a 
residential facility due to contact with the justice system.
    (5) An Estimate of the Total Number of Respondents and the Amount 
of Time Estimated for an Average Respondent to Respond/Reply: It is 
estimated that 3,500 respondents will complete the questionnaire in 
approximately 3 hours.
    (6) An Estimate of the Total Public Burden (in Hours) Associated 
With the Collection: There are approximately 11,550 hours associated 
with this collection.
    If additional information is required contact: Brenda E. Dyer, 
Department Clearance Officer, Policy and Planning Staff, Justice 
Management Division, Department of Justice, Patrick Henry Building, 
Suite 1600, 601 D Street, NW., Washington, DC 20530.

    Dated: August 17, 2005.
Brenda E. Dyer,
Department Clearance Officer, Department of Justice.
[FR Doc. 05-16550 Filed 8-19-05; 8:45 am]
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