Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comments Requested, 54573-54574 [05-18309]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 178 / Thursday, September 15, 2005 / Notices If additional information is required contact: 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: September 9, 2005. Brenda E. Dyer, Department Clearance Officer, Department of Justice. [FR Doc. 05–18307 Filed 9–14–05; 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: Victims of Crime Act, Crime Victim Assistance Grant Program, Subgrant Award Report. ACTION: Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) 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. Comments are encouraged and will be accepted for ‘‘sixty days’’ until November 14, 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 DeLano Foster (202) 616– 3612, Office for Victims of Crime, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice, 810 7th 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 agency’s estimate of the burden of the VerDate Aug<18>2005 15:03 Sep 14, 2005 Jkt 205001 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 a currently approved collection. (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Victims of Crime Act, Victim Assistance Grant Program, Subgrant Award Report. (3) Agency Form Number, if Any, and the Applicable Component of the Department of Justice Sponsoring the Collection: Form Number: 1121–0142. Office for Victims of Crime, Office of Justice Programs. (4) Affected Public Who Will Be Asked or Required To Respond, as Well as a Brief Abstract: Primary: State Government. Other: None. The VOCA, Crime Victim Assistance Grant Program, Subgrant Award Report is a required submission by state grantees, within 90 days of their awarding a subgrant for the provision of crime victim services. VOCA and the Program Guidelines require each state victim assistance office to report to OVC on the impact of the Federal funds, to certify compliance with the eligibility requirements of VOCA, and to provide a summary of proposed activities. This information will be aggregated and serve as supporting documentation for the Director’s biennial report to the President and to the Congress on the effectiveness of the activities supported by these grants. (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 approximately 5,900 responses will be received which will take an average of 30 minutes to complete per response. (6) An Estimate of the Total Public Burden (in Hours) Associated With the Collection: The current estimated burden is 295 (5,900 responses × .05 hour per response = 295 hours). There is no increase in the annual recordkeeping and reporting burden. If additional information is required contact: Brenda E. Dyer, Department Clearance Officer, United States PO 00000 Frm 00054 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 54573 Department of Justice, Justice Management Division, Policy and Planning Staff, Patrick Henry Building, Suite 1600, 601 D Street, NW., Washington, DC 20530. Dated: September 9, 2005. Brenda E. Dyer, Department Clearance Officer, Department of Justice. [FR Doc. 05–18308 Filed 9–14–05; 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: Victim of Crime Act, Crime Victim Assistance Grant Program, Performance Report. ACTION: Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) 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. Comments are encouraged and will be accepted for ‘‘sixty days’’ until November 14, 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 DeLano Foster (202) 616– 3612, Office for Victims of Crime, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice, 810 7th 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 agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; E:\FR\FM\15SEN1.SGM 15SEN1 54574 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 178 / Thursday, September 15, 2005 / Notices —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 a currently approved collection. (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Victims of Crime Act, Victim Assistance Grant Program, Performance Report. (3) Agency Form Number, if Any, and the Applicable Component of the Department of Justice Sponsoring the Collection: Form number: 1121–0115. Office for Victims of Crime, Office of Justice Programs. (4) Affected Public Who Will be Asked or Required to Respond, as Well as a Brief Abstract: Primary: State Government. Other: None. The VOCA, Crime Victim Assistance Grant Program, State Performance Report is a required annual submission by state grantees to report to the Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) on the uses and effects VOCA victim assistance grant funds have had on services to crime victims in the State, to certify compliance with the eligibility requirement of VOCA, and to provide a summary of supported activities carried out within the State during the grant period. This information will be aggregated and serve as supporting documentation for the Director’s biennial report to the President and to the Congress on the effectiveness of the activities supported by these grants. (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 57 respondents will take approximately 21 hours to complete the report. (6) An Estimate of the Total Public Burden (in Hours) Associated With the Collection: The current estimated burden is 1,197 (20 hours per respondent (estimate median) + 1 hour per respondent for recordkeeping × 57 respondents = 1,197 hours). There is no increase in the annual recordkeeping and reporting burden. If additional information is required contact: Brenda E. Dyer, Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, Justice Management Division, Policy and VerDate Aug<18>2005 15:03 Sep 14, 2005 Jkt 205001 Planning Staff, Patrick Henry Building, Suite 1600, 601 D Street NW., Washington, DC 20530. NATIONAL FOUNDATION ON THE ARTS AND HUMANITIES Dated: September 9, 2005. Brenda E. Dyer, Department Clearance Officer, Department of Justice. [FR Doc. 05–18309 Filed 9–14–05; 8:45 am] National Endowment for the Arts; Guidance to Federal Financial Assistance Recipients Regarding Title VI Prohibition Against National Origin Discrimination Affecting Limited English Proficient Persons BILLING CODE 4410–18–P AGENCY: NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION SUMMARY: The National Endowment for the Arts (‘‘the Endowment’’) publishes for public comment proposed Policy Guidance on Title VI’s prohibition against national origin discrimination as it affects limited English proficient persons. This policy guidance is intended to replace policy guidance published on the Endowment Web site, http://www.arts.gov, in November of 2000. Notice of Proposed Guidance seeking comments was published on June 30, 2004. No comments were received. DATES: The Final Guidance is effective October 17, 2005. ADDRESSES: Interested persons should submit written comments to: Claudia Nadig, Office of General Counsel, National Endowment for the Arts,1100 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20506. Telephone (202) 682–5418. E-mail nadigc@arts.endow.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Claudia Nadig, Office of General Counsel, National Endowment for the Arts, 1100 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20506. Telephone (202) 682–5418. E-mail nadigc@arts.endow.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under Endowment regulations implementing Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, 42 U.S.C. 2000d, et seq. (Title VI), recipients of federal financial assistance have a responsibility to ensure meaningful access to their programs and activities by persons with limited English proficiency (LEP). See 45 CFR 1110. Executive Order 13166, reprinted at 65 FR 50121 (August 16, 2000), directs each federal agency that extends assistance subject to the requirements of Title VI to publish, after review and approval by the Department of Justice, guidance for its respective recipients clarifying that obligation. Executive Order 13166 further directs that all such guidance documents be consistent with the compliance standards and framework detailed in the Department of Justice (DOJ) Policy Guidance entitled ‘‘Enforcement of Title VI of the Civil National Endowment for the Arts, NFAH. ACTION: Notice of final guidance. [Notice (05–135)] NASA Advisory Council, Aeronautics Research Advisory Committee; Council of Deans Subcommittee; Vehicle Systems Program Subcommittee; Aviation Safety and Security Program Subcommittee; Meetings National Aeronautics and Space Administration. AGENCY: ACTION: Notice of meeting cancellation. 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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: Victim of 
Crime Act, Crime Victim Assistance Grant Program, Performance Report.

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    Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), 
Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) 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. Comments are 
encouraged and will be accepted for ``sixty days'' until November 14, 
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 DeLano Foster (202) 616-3612, Office for 
Victims of Crime, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of 
Justice, 810 7th 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 agency's estimate of the burden of the 
proposed collection of information, including the validity of the 
methodology and assumptions used;

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--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 a currently 
approved collection.
    (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Victims of Crime Act, Victim 
Assistance Grant Program, Performance Report.
    (3) Agency Form Number, if Any, and the Applicable Component of the 
Department of Justice Sponsoring the Collection: Form number: 1121-
0115. Office for Victims of Crime, Office of Justice Programs.
    (4) Affected Public Who Will be Asked or Required to Respond, as 
Well as a Brief Abstract: Primary: State Government. Other: None. The 
VOCA, Crime Victim Assistance Grant Program, State Performance Report 
is a required annual submission by state grantees to report to the 
Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) on the uses and effects VOCA victim 
assistance grant funds have had on services to crime victims in the 
State, to certify compliance with the eligibility requirement of VOCA, 
and to provide a summary of supported activities carried out within the 
State during the grant period. This information will be aggregated and 
serve as supporting documentation for the Director's biennial report to 
the President and to the Congress on the effectiveness of the 
activities supported by these grants.
    (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 57 respondents will take approximately 21 hours to 
complete the report.
    (6) An Estimate of the Total Public Burden (in Hours) Associated 
With the Collection: The current estimated burden is 1,197 (20 hours 
per respondent (estimate median) + 1 hour per respondent for 
recordkeeping x 57 respondents = 1,197 hours). There is no increase in 
the annual recordkeeping and reporting burden.
    If additional information is required contact: 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: September 9, 2005.
Brenda E. Dyer,
Department Clearance Officer, Department of Justice.
[FR Doc. 05-18309 Filed 9-14-05; 8:45 am]
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