Notice of Proposed Information Collection for Public Comment; Customer Service and Satisfaction Survey, Resident Assessment Subsystem (RASS), 62318-62319 [E5-5989]

Download as PDF 62318 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 209 / Monday, October 31, 2005 / Notices Mr. Gould at the numbers or e-mail listed in FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT after November 6, 2005. Agenda of November 16–17, 2005 Meetings: The working group will meet to discuss Task Statement #53, ‘‘Medical Certification Standards and Disqualifying Medical Conditions for Merchant Mariners.’’ The Coast Guard intends to issue a new Navigation and Vessel Inspection Circular (NVIC) to clarify procedures and reduce the confusion among its Regional Examination Centers and applicants regarding the physical competence of mariners. The working group will review the draft NVIC and prepare comments for the full MERPAC committee to consider at its next meeting. Procedural This meeting is open to the public. Please note that the meeting may adjourn early if all business is finished. At the Chair’s discretion, members of the public may make oral presentations during the meeting. If you would like to make an oral presentation at the meeting, please notify Mr. Gould no later than November 2, 2005. Written material for distribution at the meeting should reach the Coast Guard no later than November 2, 2005. If you would like a copy of your material distributed to each member of the committee or working group in advance of the meeting, please submit 25 copies to Mr. Gould no later than November 2, 2005. Information on Services for Individuals With Disabilities For information on facilities or services for individuals with disabilities or to request special assistance at the meeting, contact Mr. Gould at the numbers listed in FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT as soon as possible. Dated: October 24, 2005. Lorne W. Thomas. Captain, U.S. Coast Guard, Acting Director of Standards, Marine Safety, Security and Environmental Protection. [FR Doc. 05–21575 Filed 10–28–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–15–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request Request OMB emergency approval; sworn statement of refugee ACTION: VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:29 Oct 28, 2005 Jkt 208001 applying for admission to the United States. The Department of Homeland Security (Department) has submitted an emergency information collection request (ICR) utilizing emergency review procedures, to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance in accordance with section 1320.13(a)(1)(ii) and (a)(2)(iii) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The DHS has determined that it cannot reasonably comply with the normal clearance procedures under this part because normal clearance procedures are reasonably likely to prevent or disrupt the collection of information. Accordingly, DHS is requesting emergency review from OMB for this information collection. OMB approval has been requested by October 31, 2005. If granted, the emergency approval is only valid for 180 days. This information collection was previously published by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) in the Federal Register on July 19, 2005 at 70 FR 41416, allowing for a 60-day public comment period ending September 19, 2005. No comments were received on this information collection. This information collection will be administratively transferred to U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. This notice allows for an additional 30 days for public comment. Comments are encouraged and will be accepted until November 30, 2005. All comments and suggestions, or questions regarding additional information, to include obtaining a copy of the information collection instrument with instructions, should be directed to the Director, Regulatory Management Division, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Department of Homeland Security, 111 Massachusetts Avenue, NW., 3rd Floor, Washington, DC 20529, telephone 202– 272–8377. Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information should address one or more of the following four points: (1) 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; (2) 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; (3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and PO 00000 Frm 00026 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 (4) 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: Sworn Statement of Refugee Applying for Admission to the United States. (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the Department of Homeland Security sponsoring the collection: Form G–646. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary: Individuals or households. This form provides the grounds for admissibility to the United States as they apply to refugees. The information collected allows the USCIS to make admissibility determinations for refugees. (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: 75,000 responses at 20 minutes (.0333 hours) per response. (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: 24,975 annual burden hours. Dated: October 27, 2005. Stephen Tarragon, Deputy Director, Regulatory Management Division, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. [FR Doc. 05–21715 Filed 10–28–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–10–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–4978–N–08] Notice of Proposed Information Collection for Public Comment; Customer Service and Satisfaction Survey, Resident Assessment Subsystem (RASS) Office of the Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing, HUD. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The proposed information collection requirement described below will be submitted to the Office of E:\FR\FM\31OCN1.SGM 31OCN1 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 209 / Monday, October 31, 2005 / Notices Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal. DATES: Comments Due Date: December 30, 2005. ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name/or OMB Control number and should be sent to: Sherry Fobear McCown, Reports Liaison Officer, Public and Indian Housing, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street, SW., Room 4116, Washington, DC 20410– 5000. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sherry Fobear McCown, (202) 708– 0713, extension 7651, for copies of the proposed forms and other available documents. (This is not a toll-free number). The Department will submit the proposed information collection to OMB for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35, as amended). This Notice is soliciting comments from members of the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information to: (1) 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; (2) evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (3) enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology; e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. This Notice also lists the following information: Title of Proposal: Customer Service and Satisfaction Survey. OMB Control Number: 2507–0001. Description of the need for the information and proposed use: The Customer Service and Satisfaction Survey is the instrument that HUD uses to survey residents residing in assisted housing. The survey assesses residents’ satisfaction with housing services and living conditions. HUD conducts a Customer Service and Satisfaction Survey of assisted housing residents annually. A random sample of residents SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:29 Oct 28, 2005 Jkt 208001 is taken within each public housing agency and surveyed on an annual basis in accordance with Public Housing Assessment System (PHAS) requirements and regulation. PHAs are required to announce the survey and follow-up on substandard scores. Agency form number, if applicable: Not applicable. Members of affected public: Public housing agencies. Estimation of the total number of hours needed to prepare the information collection including number of respondents: 482,928 residents receive the survey, 3171 PHAs submit implementation and follow-up plans, HUD receives a total of 166,759 responses from residents and PHAs (total based on 41.38 percent response rate for survey); annual submission per resident respondents and PHAs; average hours for resident response is 15 minutes; average hours for PHA response is 5.45 hours; the total reporting burden is 51,466 hours. Status of the proposed information collection: Extension of currently approved collection. Authority: Section 3506 of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35, as amended. Dated: October 25, 2005. Paula O. Blunt, General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing. [FR Doc. E5–5989 Filed 10–28–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–27–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–4966–N–03] The Performance Review Board; Notice of Appointment AGENCY: Office of the Deputy Secretary, HUD. ACTION: Notice of appointment. SUMMARY: The Department of Housing and Urban Development announces the appointment of Keith A. Nelson as Vice Chairperson of the Departmental Performance Review Board. The address is: Department of Housing and Urban Development, Washington, DC 20410– 3000. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Persons desiring any further information about the Performance Review Board and its members may contact Earnestine Pruitt, Director, Executive Personnel Management Division, Department of Housing and Urban Development, Washington, DC 20410–3000, telephone PO 00000 Frm 00027 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 62319 (202) 708–1381. (This is not a toll-free number.) Dated: October 20, 2005. Roy A. Bernardi, Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. E5–5988 Filed 10–28–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–27–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Fish and Wildlife Service Information Collection Renewal Sent to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for Approval Under the Paperwork Reduction Act; 1018–0010; Mourning Dove Call Count Survey Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior. ACTION: Notice; request for comments. AGENCY: SUMMARY: We (Fish and Wildlife Service) have sent a request to OMB to renew approval for our information collection associated with the mourning dove call count survey. The current OMB control number for this information collection is 1018–0010, which expires October 31, 2005. We have requested that OMB renew approval of this information collection for a 3-year term. DATES: You must submit comments on or before November 30, 2005. ADDRESSES: Send your comments and suggestions on this information collection renewal to the Desk Officer for the Department of the Interior at OMB–OIRA at (202) 395–6566 (fax) or OIRA_DOCKET@OMB.eop.gov (e-mail). Please provide a copy of your comments to Hope Grey, Information Collection Clearance Officer, Fish and Wildlife Service, MS 222–ARLSQ, 4401 North Fairfax Drive, Arlington, VA 22203 (mail); (703) 358–2269 (fax); or hope_grey@fws.gov (e-mail). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To request a copy of the information collection requirements, explanatory information, or related form, contact Hope Grey, Information Collection Clearance Officer, at the above addresses or by telephone at (703) 358– 2482. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: OMB regulations at 5 CFR 1320, which implement the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), require that interested members of the public and affected agencies have an opportunity to comment on information collection and recordkeeping activities (see 5 CFR 1320.8(d)). Federal agencies may not conduct or sponsor and a person is not E:\FR\FM\31OCN1.SGM 31OCN1

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DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

[Docket No. FR-4978-N-08]


Notice of Proposed Information Collection for Public Comment; 
Customer Service and Satisfaction Survey, Resident Assessment Subsystem 
(RASS)

AGENCY: Office of the Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian 
Housing, HUD.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The proposed information collection requirement described 
below will be submitted to the Office of

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Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork 
Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the 
subject proposal.

DATES: Comments Due Date: December 30, 2005.

ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding 
this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name/or OMB 
Control number and should be sent to: Sherry Fobear McCown, Reports 
Liaison Officer, Public and Indian Housing, Department of Housing and 
Urban Development, 451 7th Street, SW., Room 4116, Washington, DC 
20410-5000.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sherry Fobear McCown, (202) 708-0713, 
extension 7651, for copies of the proposed forms and other available 
documents. (This is not a toll-free number).

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Department will submit the proposed 
information collection to OMB for review, as required by the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35, as amended). This Notice 
is soliciting comments from members of the public and affected agencies 
concerning the proposed collection of information to: (1) 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; (2) evaluate the accuracy 
of the agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of 
information; (3) enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information to be collected; and (4) minimize the burden of the 
collection of information on those who are to respond, including 
through the use of appropriate automated collection techniques or other 
forms of information technology; e.g., permitting electronic submission 
of responses.
    This Notice also lists the following information:
    Title of Proposal: Customer Service and Satisfaction Survey.
    OMB Control Number: 2507-0001.
    Description of the need for the information and proposed use: The 
Customer Service and Satisfaction Survey is the instrument that HUD 
uses to survey residents residing in assisted housing. The survey 
assesses residents' satisfaction with housing services and living 
conditions. HUD conducts a Customer Service and Satisfaction Survey of 
assisted housing residents annually. A random sample of residents is 
taken within each public housing agency and surveyed on an annual basis 
in accordance with Public Housing Assessment System (PHAS) requirements 
and regulation. PHAs are required to announce the survey and follow-up 
on substandard scores.
    Agency form number, if applicable: Not applicable.
    Members of affected public: Public housing agencies.
    Estimation of the total number of hours needed to prepare the 
information collection including number of respondents: 482,928 
residents receive the survey, 3171 PHAs submit implementation and 
follow-up plans, HUD receives a total of 166,759 responses from 
residents and PHAs (total based on 41.38 percent response rate for 
survey); annual submission per resident respondents and PHAs; average 
hours for resident response is 15 minutes; average hours for PHA 
response is 5.45 hours; the total reporting burden is 51,466 hours.
    Status of the proposed information collection: Extension of 
currently approved collection.

Authority: Section 3506 of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 
U.S.C. Chapter 35, as amended.

    Dated: October 25, 2005.
Paula O. Blunt,
General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing.
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