Notice of Proposed Information Collection Requests, 7931 [E6-2125]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 31 / Wednesday, February 15, 2006 / Notices Section 3506 of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35) requires that the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) provide interested Federal agencies and the public an early opportunity to comment on information collection requests. OMB may amend or waive the requirement for public consultation to the extent that public participation in the approval process would defeat the purpose of the information collection, violate State or Federal law, or substantially interfere with any agency’s ability to perform its statutory obligations. The IC Clearance Official, Regulatory Information Management Services, Office of the Chief Information Officer, publishes that notice containing proposed information collection requests prior to submission of these requests to OMB. Each proposed information collection, grouped by office, contains the following: (1) Type of review requested, e.g. new, revision, extension, existing or reinstatement; (2) Title; (3) Summary of the collection; (4) Description of the need for, and proposed use of, the information; (5) Respondents and frequency of collection; and (6) Reporting and/or Recordkeeping burden. OMB invites public comment. The Department of Education is especially interested in public comment addressing the following issues: (1) Is this collection necessary to the proper functions of the Department; (2) will this information be processed and used in a timely manner; (3) is the estimate of burden accurate; (4) how might the Department enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (5) how might the Department minimize the burden of this collection on the respondents, including through the use of information technology. Adult Education is needed to monitor the performance of the activities and services funded under the Adult Education and Family Literacy Act of 1998, Report to Congress on the Levels of Performance Achieved on the core indicators of performance, provide necessary outcome information to meet OVAE’s Government Performance and Results Act (GPRA) goals for adult education, and provide documentation for incentive awards under Title V of the Workforce Investment Act. The respondents include eligible agencies in 59 states and insular areas. Requests for copies of the proposed information collection request may be accessed from http://edicsweb.ed.gov, by selecting the ‘‘Browse Pending Collections’’ link and by clicking on link number 2971. When you access the information collection, click on ‘‘Download Attachments’’ to view. Written requests for information should be addressed to U.S. Department of Education, 400 Maryland Avenue, SW., Potomac Center, 9th Floor, Washington, DC 20202–4700. Requests may also be electronically mailed to IC DocketMgr@ed.gov or faxed to 202–245– 6623. Please specify the complete title of the information collection when making your request. Comments regarding burden and/or the collection activity requirements should be electronically mailed to the email address IC DocketMgr@ed.gov. Individuals who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1–800–877– 8339. Dated: February 9, 2006. Angela C. Arrington, IC Clearance Official, Regulatory Information Management Services, Office of the Chief Information Officer. Notice of Proposed Information Collection Requests SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: cprice-sewell on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES Office of Vocational and Adult Education Type of Review: Revision. Title: Adult Education Annual Performance and Financial Reports. Frequency: Annually. Affected Public: State, local, or tribal gov’t, SEAs or LEAs. Reporting and Recordkeeping Hour Burden: Responses: 57. Burden Hours: 5,700. Abstract: The information contained in the Annual Performance Reports for VerDate Aug<31>2005 13:17 Feb 14, 2006 Jkt 208001 [FR Doc. E6–2126 Filed 2–14–06; 8:45 am] 7931 a correction notice as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. Dated: February 9, 2006. Angela C. Arrington, IC Clearance Official, Regulatory Information Management Services, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. E6–2125 Filed 2–14–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4000–01–P DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION Office of Safe and Drug Free Schools; Overview Information; Life Skills for State and Local Prisoners; Notice Inviting Applications for New Awards Using Fiscal Year (FY) 2005 Funds for FY 2006 Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number: 84.255A Applications Available: February 15, 2006. Deadline for Transmittal of Applications: April 3, 2006. Deadline for Intergovernmental Review: May 31, 2006. Eligible Applicants: State or local correctional agencies and State or local correctional education agencies. Estimated Available Funds: $4,662,000. Estimated Range of Awards: $315,000–$475,000. Estimated Average Size of Awards: $388,500. Estimated Number of Awards: 12. DATES: Note: On October 28, 2005, the President submitted a request to Congress to rescind (cancel) the funds that would otherwise be available for grant awards under this competition. The rescission request is still pending. BILLING CODE 4000–01–P Note: The Department is not bound by any estimates in this notice. DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION Department of Education. ACTION: Correction notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: On February 7, 2006, the Department of Education published a notice in the Federal Register (Page 6276, Column 3) for the information collection, ‘‘Evaluation of the Impact of Literacy Interventions in Freshman Academies—Follow-Up Forms for Students and Teachers.’’ This notice hereby corrects the e-mail address for comments regarding burden and/or the collection activity requirements to ‘‘IC DocketMgr@ed.gov.’’ The IC Clearance Official, Regulatory Information Management Services, Office of the Chief Information Officer, hereby issues PO 00000 Frm 00020 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Project Period: Up to 18 months. Full Text of Announcement I. Funding Opportunity Description Purpose of Program: The Life Skills for State and Local Prisoners Program provides financial assistance for establishing and operating programs designed to reduce recidivism through the development and improvement of life skills necessary for reintegration of adult prisoners into society. Priority: In accordance with 34 CFR 75.105(b)(2)(v), this priority is from the statute for this program (20 U.S.C. 1211– 2). Absolute Priority: For FY 2006, this priority is an absolute priority. Under 34 CFR 75.105(c)(3) we consider only applications that meet this priority. This priority is: E:\FR\FM\15FEN1.SGM 15FEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 31 (Wednesday, February 15, 2006)]
[Notices]
[Page 7931]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E6-2125]


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DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION


Notice of Proposed Information Collection Requests

AGENCY: Department of Education.

ACTION: Correction notice.

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SUMMARY: On February 7, 2006, the Department of Education published a 
notice in the Federal Register (Page 6276, Column 3) for the 
information collection, ``Evaluation of the Impact of Literacy 
Interventions in Freshman Academies--Follow-Up Forms for Students and 
Teachers.'' This notice hereby corrects the e-mail address for comments 
regarding burden and/or the collection activity requirements to ``IC 
DocketMgr@ed.gov.'' The IC Clearance Official, Regulatory Information 
Management Services, Office of the Chief Information Officer, hereby 
issues a correction notice as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act 
of 1995.

    Dated: February 9, 2006.
Angela C. Arrington,
IC Clearance Official, Regulatory Information Management Services, 
Office of the Chief Information Officer.
 [FR Doc. E6-2125 Filed 2-14-06; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4000-01-P