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Download as PDF 58256 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 192 / Wednesday, October 5, 2005 / Notices and mail between points in the United States and points in Canada. Renee V. Wright, Program Manager, Docket Operations, Federal Register Liaison. [FR Doc. 05–19964 Filed 10–4–05; 8:45 am] Wanda Rogers, Assistant Commissioner, Financial Operations; Donald J. Sturgill, Assistant Commissioner, Governmentwide Accounting Operations. BILLING CODE 4910–62–P Dated: September 29, 2005. Kenneth R. Papaj, Deputy Commissioner. [FR Doc. 05–19900 Filed 10–4–05; 8:45 am] DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY BILLING CODE 4810–35–M Fiscal Service Financial Management Service; Senior Executive Service; Financial Management Service Performance Review Board (PRB) Financial Management Service, Fiscal Service, Treasury. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: This notice announces the appointment of members to the Financial Management Service (FMS) Performance Review Board (PRB). DATES: This notice is effective on October 5, 2005. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kenneth R. Papaj, Deputy Commissioner, Financial Management Service, 401 14th Street, SW., Washington, DC; telephone (202) 874– 7000. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 4314(c)(4), this notice is given of the appointment of individuals to serve as members of the FMS PRB. This Board reviews the performance appraisals of career senior executives below the Assistant Commissioner level and makes recommendations regarding ratings, bonuses, and other personnel actions. Four voting members constitute a quorum. The names and titles of the FMS PRB members are as follows: SUMMARY: Primary Members Kenneth R. Papaj, Deputy Commissioner; Nancy C. Fleetwood, Assistant Commissioner, Information Resources; Gary Grippo, Assistant Commissioner, Federal Finance; James M. Mills, Assistant Commissioner, Debt Management Services; Judy Tillman, Assistant Commissioner, Regional Operations. Alternate Members Scott Johnson, Assistant Commissioner, Management (Chief Financial Officer); Kerry Lanham, Assistant Commissioner, Agency Services; VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:03 Oct 04, 2005 Jkt 208001 DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0610] Proposed Information Collection Activity: Proposed Collection; Comment Request Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Veterans Health Administration (VHA), 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 for information needed to designate an ecclesiastical endorsing official. DATES: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection of information should be received on or before December 5, 2005. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information to Ann W. Bickoff (193E1), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420 or e-mail: ann.bickoff@hq.med.va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0610’’ in any correspondence. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ann W. Bickoff at (202) 273–8310 or fax (202) 273–9381. 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 PO 00000 Frm 00078 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 being made pursuant to Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the PRA. With respect to the following collection of information, VHA invites comments on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of VHA’s functions, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) the accuracy of VHA’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: Ecclesiastical Endorsing Organization, Request to Designate Ecclesiastical Endorsing Official, VA Form 10–0379. OMB Control Number: 2900–0610. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Abstract: The information collected on VA Form 10–0379 is used to assure that individuals employed by VA as chaplains are qualified to provide for the constitutional rights of veterans to free exercise of religion. Each applicant is required to submit an official statement (‘‘ecclesiastical endorsement’’) from their religion or faith group, certifying that they are in good standing with the faith group and are qualified to perform the full range of ministry required in a VA setting. VA uses this information to determine: (1) Who the faith group designates as its endorsing official(s); (2) whether the faith group provides ministry to a lay constituency; and (3) what is the constituency to which persons endorsed by this group may minister. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit. Estimated Annual Burden: 8 hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 45 minutes. Frequency of Response: On occasion. Estimated Number of Respondents: 10. Dated: September 22, 2005. 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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS

[OMB Control No. 2900-0610]


Proposed Information Collection Activity: Proposed Collection; 
Comment Request

AGENCY: Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Veterans Health Administration (VHA), 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 for 
information needed to designate an ecclesiastical endorsing official.

DATES: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection 
of information should be received on or before December 5, 2005.

ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information to 
Ann W. Bickoff (193E1), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont 
Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420 or e-mail: ann.bickoff@hq.med.va.gov. 
Please refer to ``OMB Control No. 2900-0610'' in any correspondence.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ann W. Bickoff at (202) 273-8310 or 
fax (202) 273-9381.

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, VHA 
invites comments on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information 
is necessary for the proper performance of VHA's functions, including 
whether the information will have practical utility; (2) the accuracy 
of VHA'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: Ecclesiastical Endorsing Organization, Request to Designate 
Ecclesiastical Endorsing Official, VA Form 10-0379.
    OMB Control Number: 2900-0610.
    Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.
    Abstract: The information collected on VA Form 10-0379 is used to 
assure that individuals employed by VA as chaplains are qualified to 
provide for the constitutional rights of veterans to free exercise of 
religion. Each applicant is required to submit an official statement 
(``ecclesiastical endorsement'') from their religion or faith group, 
certifying that they are in good standing with the faith group and are 
qualified to perform the full range of ministry required in a VA 
setting. VA uses this information to determine: (1) Who the faith group 
designates as its endorsing official(s); (2) whether the faith group 
provides ministry to a lay constituency; and (3) what is the 
constituency to which persons endorsed by this group may minister.
    Affected Public: Business or other for-profit.
    Estimated Annual Burden: 8 hours.
    Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 45 minutes.
    Frequency of Response: On occasion.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 10.

    Dated: September 22, 2005.

    By direction of the Secretary.
Denise McLamb,
Program Analyst, Records Management Service.
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