Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request, 9567 [06-1699]

Download as PDF 9567 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 37 / Friday, February 24, 2006 / Notices (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Program No. 13.714, Medicaid Assistance Program) agencies for the purpose of carrying out responsibilities under programs funded under part A of Title IV of the Act. To Administration for Children and assist OCSE and the Office of Family Families Assistance in measuring savings to the TANF program of Family Assistance in Proposed Information Collection measuring savings to the TANF program Activity; Comment Request attributable to the use of NDNH data matches, the State TANF agencies have Proposed Projects: Title: Temporary Assistance for Needy agreed to provide OCSE with a written description of the performance outputs Families (TANF/National Directory of and outcomes attributable to the State New Hires (NDNH) Match Results TANF agencies’ use of NDNH match Report. results. This information will help OMB No.: New Collection. OCSE demonstrate how the NDNH Description: Section 453(j)(3) of the supports the President’s Management Social Security Act (the Act) allows for Agenda as well as OCSE’s mission and matching between NDNH (maintained strategic goals. by the Federal Office of Child Support Respondents: State TANF Agencies. Enforcement (OCSE) and State TANF DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Dated: February 13, 2006. Mark B. McClellan, Administrator, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. [FR Doc. 06–1647 Filed 2–23–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4120–01–P ANNUAL BURDEN ESTIMATES Instrument Number of respondents Number of responses per respondent Average burden hours per response Total burden hours TANF/NDNH Match Results Report ........................................................................ 40 4 .17 27 Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 27 In compliance with the requirements of Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Administration for Children and Families is soliciting public comment on the specific aspects of the information collection described above. Copies of the proposed collection of information can be obtained and comments may be forwarded by writing to the Administration for Children and Families, Office of Administration, Office of Information Services, 370 L’Enfant Promenade, SW., Washington, DC 20447, Attn: ACF Reports Clearance Officer. E-mail address: infocollection@acf.hhs.gov. All requests should be identified by the title of the information collection. The Department specifically requests comments on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (c) the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Consideration will be given to comments and suggestions submitted within 60 days of this publication. Dated: February 16, 2006. Robert Sargis, Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 06–1699 Filed 2–23–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4184–01–M DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Administration for Children and Families Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request Title: Child Care and Development Fund Annual Aggregate Report. OMB No.: 0970–0150. Description: Section 658K of the Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 1990 (Pub. L. 101–508, 42 U.S.C. 9858) requires that the States and the Territories submit annual aggregate data on the children and families receiving direct services under the Child Care and Development Fund. The implementing regulations for the statutorily required reporting are at 45 CFR 98.70. Annual aggregate reports include data elements represented in the ACF–800. The Administration for Children and Families (ACF) uses aggregate data to determine the scope, type, and methods of child care delivery. This provides ACF with the information necessary to make reports to Congress, address national child care needs, offer technical assistance to grantees, meet performance measures, and conduct research. Consistent with the statute and regulations, ACF requests extension of the ACF–800. Respondents: States, the District of Columbia, and the Territories, including Puerto Rico, Guam, the U.S. Virgin Islands, American Samoa, and the Northern Mariana Islands. wwhite on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES ANNUAL BURDEN ESTIMATES Number of respondents Instrument ACF–800 .......................................................................................................... VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:03 Feb 23, 2006 Jkt 208001 PO 00000 Frm 00055 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Number of responses per respondent 56 E:\FR\FM\24FEN1.SGM 1 24FEN1 Average burden hours per response 40 Total burden hours 2,240

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[FR Doc No: 06-1699]


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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Administration for Children and Families


Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request

    Proposed Projects:
    Title: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF/National 
Directory of New Hires (NDNH) Match Results Report.
    OMB No.: New Collection.
    Description: Section 453(j)(3) of the Social Security Act (the Act) 
allows for matching between NDNH (maintained by the Federal Office of 
Child Support Enforcement (OCSE) and State TANF agencies for the 
purpose of carrying out responsibilities under programs funded under 
part A of Title IV of the Act. To assist OCSE and the Office of Family 
Assistance in measuring savings to the TANF program of Family 
Assistance in measuring savings to the TANF program attributable to the 
use of NDNH data matches, the State TANF agencies have agreed to 
provide OCSE with a written description of the performance outputs and 
outcomes attributable to the State TANF agencies' use of NDNH match 
results. This information will help OCSE demonstrate how the NDNH 
supports the President's Management Agenda as well as OCSE's mission 
and strategic goals.
    Respondents: State TANF Agencies.

                                             Annual Burden Estimates
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                                                                     Number of        Average
                   Instrument                        Number of     responses per   burden hours    Total burden
                                                    respondents     respondent     per response        hours
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TANF/NDNH Match Results Report..................             40               4             .17              27
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    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 27
    In compliance with the requirements of Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the 
Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Administration for Children and 
Families is soliciting public comment on the specific aspects of the 
information collection described above. Copies of the proposed 
collection of information can be obtained and comments may be forwarded 
by writing to the Administration for Children and Families, Office of 
Administration, Office of Information Services, 370 L'Enfant Promenade, 
SW., Washington, DC 20447, Attn: ACF Reports Clearance Officer. E-mail 
address: infocollection@acf.hhs.gov. All requests should be identified 
by the title of the information collection.
    The Department specifically requests comments on: (a) Whether the 
proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper 
performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the 
information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the 
agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of 
information; (c) the quality, utility, and clarity of the information 
to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection 
of information on respondents, including through the use of automated 
collection techniques or other forms of information technology. 
Consideration will be given to comments and suggestions submitted 
within 60 days of this publication.

    Dated: February 16, 2006.
Robert Sargis,
Reports Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 06-1699 Filed 2-23-06; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4184-01-M