Proposed Information Collection Activity: Proposed Collection; Comment Request, 55454-55455 [05-18876]

Download as PDF 55454 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 182 / Wednesday, September 21, 2005 / Notices make decision about his or her medical treat and to record specific instructions about their treatment preferences in the event they no longer can express their preferred treatment. VA’s health care professionals use the data to carry out the claimant’s wish. 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 29, 2005, at pages 22391–22392. Affected Public: Individuals or Households. Estimated Total Annual Burden: 128,127 hours. Estimated Average Burden Per Respondent: 30 minutes. Frequency of Response: One time. Estimated Number of Respondents: 256,253. Dated: September 9, 2005. By direction of the Secretary. Denise McLamb, Program Analyst, Records Management Service. [FR Doc. 05–18874 Filed 9–20–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0031] 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 October 21, 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) 565–8374 or FAX (202) 565–5950 or e-mail: VerDate Aug<31>2005 14:40 Sep 20, 2005 Jkt 205001 denise.mclamb@mail.va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0031.’’ 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– 0031’’ in any correspondence. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Veteran’s Supplemental Application for Assistance in Acquiring Specially Adapted Housing, VA Form 26–4555c. OMB Control Number: 2900–0031. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Abstract: Veterans complete VA Form 26–4555c to apply for specially adapted housing grant. VA uses the data collected to determine if it is economically feasible for a veteran to reside in specially adapted housing and to compute the proper grant amount. 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 May 3, 2005 at page 22997. Affected Public: Individuals or households. Estimated Annual Burden: 150 hours. Estimated Average Burden Per Respondent: 15 minutes. Frequency of Response: On occasion. Estimated Number of Respondents: 600. Dated: September 12, 2005. By direction of the Secretary. Denise McLamb, Program Analyst, Records Management Service. [FR Doc. 05–18875 Filed 9–20–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0171] Proposed Information Collection Activity: Proposed Collection; Comment Request Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an PO 00000 Frm 00124 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension of a currently approved collection and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments on the information needed to determine an applicant’s eligibility for tutorial assistance. Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection of information should be received on or before November 21, 2005. DATES: Submit written comments on the collection of information to Nancy J. Kessinger, Veterans Benefits Administration (20M35), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420 or e-mail irmnkess@vba.va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0171’’ in any correspondence. ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Nancy J. Kessinger at (202) 273–7079 or FAX (202) 275–5947. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under the PRA of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13; 44 U.S.C. 3501—3521), Federal agencies must obtain approval from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for each collection of information they conduct or sponsor. This request for comment is being made pursuant to Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the PRA. With respect to the following collection of information, VBA invites comments on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of VBA’s functions, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) the accuracy of VBA’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of information technology. Title: Application and Enrollment Certification for Individualized Tutorial Assistance (38 U.S.C. Chapters 30, 31, 32, 35; 10 U.S.C. Chapter 1606; Section 903 of Pub. L. 96–342, and the Omnibus Diplomatic Security and Antiterrorism Act of 1986), VA Form 22–1990t. OMB Control Number: 2900–0171. E:\FR\FM\21SEN1.SGM 21SEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 182 / Wednesday, September 21, 2005 / Notices Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Abstract: Students receiving VA educational assistance and need tutoring to overcome a deficiency in one or more course complete VA Form 22– 1990t to apply for supplemental allowance for tutorial assistance. The student must provide the course or courses for which he or she requires tutoring, the number of hours and charges for each tutorial session and the name of the tutor. The tutor must certify that he or she provided tutoring at the VerDate Aug<31>2005 14:40 Sep 20, 2005 Jkt 205001 specified charges and that he or she is not a close relative of the student. Certifying officials at the student’s educational institution must certify that the tutoring was necessary for the student’s pursuit of program; the tutor was qualified to conduct individualized tutorial assistance; and the charges for the tutoring did not exceed the customary charges for other students who receive the same tutorial assistance. Affected Public: Individuals or households. PO 00000 Frm 00125 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 55455 Estimated Annual Burden: 400 hours. Estimated Average Burden Per Respondent: 30 minutes. Frequency of Response: On occasion. Estimated Number of Respondents: 400. Number of Responses Annually: 800. Dated: September 9, 2005. By direction of the Secretary. Denise I. McLamb, Program Analyst, Records Management Service. [FR Doc. 05–18876 Filed 9–20–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P E:\FR\FM\21SEN1.SGM 21SEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS

[OMB Control No. 2900-0171]


Proposed Information Collection Activity: Proposed Collection; 
Comment Request

AGENCY: Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans 
Affairs.

ACTION: Notice

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SUMMARY: The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of 
Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment 
on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under 
the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are 
required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each 
proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension 
of a currently approved collection and allow 60 days for public comment 
in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments on the 
information needed to determine an applicant's eligibility for tutorial 
assistance.

DATES: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection 
of information should be received on or before November 21, 2005.

ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information to 
Nancy J. Kessinger, Veterans Benefits Administration (20M35), 
Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 
20420 or e-mail irmnkess@vba.va.gov. Please refer to ``OMB Control No. 
2900-0171'' in any correspondence.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Nancy J. Kessinger at (202) 273-7079 
or FAX (202) 275-5947.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under the PRA of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-13; 44 
U.S.C. 3501--3521), Federal agencies must obtain approval from the 
Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for each collection of 
information they conduct or sponsor. This request for comment is being 
made pursuant to Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the PRA.
    With respect to the following collection of information, VBA 
invites comments on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information 
is necessary for the proper performance of VBA's functions, including 
whether the information will have practical utility; (2) the accuracy 
of VBA's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of 
information; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of 
the information to be collected; and (4) ways to minimize the burden of 
the collection of information on respondents, including through the use 
of automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of 
information technology.
    Title: Application and Enrollment Certification for Individualized 
Tutorial Assistance (38 U.S.C. Chapters 30, 31, 32, 35; 10 U.S.C. 
Chapter 1606; Section 903 of Pub. L. 96-342, and the Omnibus Diplomatic 
Security and Antiterrorism Act of 1986), VA Form 22-1990t.
    OMB Control Number: 2900-0171.

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    Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.
    Abstract: Students receiving VA educational assistance and need 
tutoring to overcome a deficiency in one or more course complete VA 
Form 22-1990t to apply for supplemental allowance for tutorial 
assistance. The student must provide the course or courses for which he 
or she requires tutoring, the number of hours and charges for each 
tutorial session and the name of the tutor. The tutor must certify that 
he or she provided tutoring at the specified charges and that he or she 
is not a close relative of the student. Certifying officials at the 
student's educational institution must certify that the tutoring was 
necessary for the student's pursuit of program; the tutor was qualified 
to conduct individualized tutorial assistance; and the charges for the 
tutoring did not exceed the customary charges for other students who 
receive the same tutorial assistance.
    Affected Public: Individuals or households.
    Estimated Annual Burden: 400 hours.
    Estimated Average Burden Per Respondent: 30 minutes.
    Frequency of Response: On occasion.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 400.
    Number of Responses Annually: 800.

    Dated: September 9, 2005.

    By direction of the Secretary.
Denise I. McLamb,
Program Analyst, Records Management Service.
[FR Doc. 05-18876 Filed 9-20-05; 8:45 am]
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