Office of Civil Rights; Information Collection; Nondiscrimination in Federal Financial Assistance Programs, 33455 [E6-8999]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 111 / Friday, June 9, 2006 / Notices completing the form found online at: https://www.federalreserve.gov/secure/ forms/cacregistration.cfm Additionally, attendees must present photo identification to enter the building. The meeting will begin at 9 a.m. EDT and is expected to conclude at 1 p.m. The Martin Building is located on C Street, NW., between 20th and 21st Streets. The Council’s function is to advise the Board on the exercise of the Board’s responsibilities under various consumer financial services laws and on other matters on which the Board seeks its advice. Time permitting, the Council will discuss the following topics: Home Equity Lending • Assessing the impact of the rules implementing the Home Ownership and Equity Protection Act (HOEPA) • Issues related to the subprime mortgage market • Nontraditional mortgage products Financial Literacy • Issues related to the goals for and the effectiveness of financial literacy programs. Reports by committees and other matters initiated by Council members also may be discussed. Persons wishing to submit views to the Council on any of the above topics may do so by sending written statements to Kyan Bishop, Secretary of the Consumer Advisory Council, Division of Consumer and Community Affairs, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Washington, DC 20551. Information about this meeting may be obtained from Ms. Bishop, 202–452–6470. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, June 6, 2006. Jennifer J. Johnson Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E6–8977 Filed 6–8–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION [OMB Control No. 3090–0228] Office of Civil Rights; Information Collection; Nondiscrimination in Federal Financial Assistance Programs Office of Civil Rights, GSA. Notice of request for comments regarding a renewal to an existing OMB clearance. jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:01 Jun 08, 2006 Jkt 208001 U.S.C. Chapter 35), the General Services Administration has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve an extension of a currently approved information collection requirement regarding regarding nondiscrimination in Federal financial assistance programs. A request for public comments was published at 71 FR 10687, March 2, 2006. No comments were received. This OMB clearance expires on June 30, 2006. This information is needed to facilitate nondiscrimination in GSA’s Federal Financial Assistance Programs, consistent with Federal civil rights laws and regulations that apply to recipients of Federal financial assistance. Public comments are particularly invited on: Whether this collection of information is necessary and whether it will have practical utility; whether our estimate of the public burden of this collection of information is accurate, and based on valid assumptions and methodology; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected. DATES: Submit comments on or before: July 10, 2006. ADDRESSES: Submit comments regarding this burden estimate or any other aspect of this collection of information, including suggestions for reducing this burden to Ms. Hillary Jaffe, GSA Desk Officer, OMB, Room 10236, NEOB, Washington, DC 20503, and a copy to the Regulatory Secretariat (VIR), General Services Administration, Room 4035, 1800 F Street, NW., Washington, DC 20405. Please cite OMB Control No. 3090–0228, Nondiscrimination in Federal Financial Assistance Programs, in all correspondence. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Evelyn Britton, Compliance Officer, Office of Civil Rights, at telephone (202) 501–4347 or via e-mail to evelyn.britton@gsa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: A. Purpose The General Services Administration (GSA) has mission responsibilities related to monitoring and enforcing compliance with Federal civil rights laws and regulations that apply to Federal Financial Assistance programs administered by GSA. Specifically, those laws provide that no person on the ground of race, color, national origin, disability, sex or age shall be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise subjected to discrimination under any program in connection with which Federal financial assistance is extended PO 00000 Frm 00022 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 33455 under laws administered in whole or in part by GSA. These mission responsibilities generate the requirement to request and obtain certain data from recipients of Federal surplus property for the purpose of determining compliance, such as the number of individuals, based on race and ethnic origin, of the recipient’s eligible and actual serviced population; race and national origin of those denied participation in the recipient’s program(s); non-English languages encountered by the recipient’s program(s) and how the recipient is addressing meaningful access for individuals that are Limited English Proficient; whether there has been complaints or lawsuits filed against the recipient based on prohibited discrimination and whether there has been any findings; and whether the recipient’s facilities are accessible to qualified individuals with disabilities. B. Annual Reporting Burden Respondents: 200. Responses Per Respondent: 1. Total Responses: 200. Hours Per Response: 2. Total Burden Hours: 400. Obtaining Copies of Proposals: Requesters may obtain a copy of the information collection documents from the General Services Administration, Regulatory Secretariat (VIR), 1800 F Street, NW., Room 4035, Washington, DC 20405, telephone (202) 208–7312. Please cite OMB Control No. 3090–0228, Nondiscrimination in Federal Financial Assistance Programs, in all correspondence. Dated: May 31, 2006 Michael W. Carleton, Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. E6–8999 Filed 6–8–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6820–34–S DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Assistant Secretary for Planning & Evaluation Medicaid Program; Meeting of the Medicaid Commission Assistant Secretary for Planning & Evaluation (ASPE), HHS. ACTION: Notice of meeting. AGENCY: SUMMARY: This notice announces a public meeting of the Medicaid Commission. Notice of this meeting is given under the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. App. 2, 10(a)(1) and (a)(2)). 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GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION

[OMB Control No. 3090-0228]


Office of Civil Rights; Information Collection; Nondiscrimination 
in Federal Financial Assistance Programs

AGENCY: Office of Civil Rights, GSA.

ACTION: Notice of request for comments regarding a renewal to an 
existing OMB clearance.

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SUMMARY: Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 
(44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), the General Services Administration has 
submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to 
review and approve an extension of a currently approved information 
collection requirement regarding regarding nondiscrimination in Federal 
financial assistance programs. A request for public comments was 
published at 71 FR 10687, March 2, 2006. No comments were received. 
This OMB clearance expires on June 30, 2006. This information is needed 
to facilitate nondiscrimination in GSA's Federal Financial Assistance 
Programs, consistent with Federal civil rights laws and regulations 
that apply to recipients of Federal financial assistance.
    Public comments are particularly invited on: Whether this 
collection of information is necessary and whether it will have 
practical utility; whether our estimate of the public burden of this 
collection of information is accurate, and based on valid assumptions 
and methodology; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of 
the information to be collected.

DATES: Submit comments on or before: July 10, 2006.

ADDRESSES: Submit comments regarding this burden estimate or any other 
aspect of this collection of information, including suggestions for 
reducing this burden to Ms. Hillary Jaffe, GSA Desk Officer, OMB, Room 
10236, NEOB, Washington, DC 20503, and a copy to the Regulatory 
Secretariat (VIR), General Services Administration, Room 4035, 1800 F 
Street, NW., Washington, DC 20405. Please cite OMB Control No. 3090-
0228, Nondiscrimination in Federal Financial Assistance Programs, in 
all correspondence.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Evelyn Britton, Compliance Officer, 
Office of Civil Rights, at telephone (202) 501-4347 or via e-mail to 
evelyn.britton@gsa.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

A. Purpose

    The General Services Administration (GSA) has mission 
responsibilities related to monitoring and enforcing compliance with 
Federal civil rights laws and regulations that apply to Federal 
Financial Assistance programs administered by GSA. Specifically, those 
laws provide that no person on the ground of race, color, national 
origin, disability, sex or age shall be excluded from participation in, 
be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise subjected to discrimination 
under any program in connection with which Federal financial assistance 
is extended under laws administered in whole or in part by GSA. These 
mission responsibilities generate the requirement to request and obtain 
certain data from recipients of Federal surplus property for the 
purpose of determining compliance, such as the number of individuals, 
based on race and ethnic origin, of the recipient's eligible and actual 
serviced population; race and national origin of those denied 
participation in the recipient's program(s); non-English languages 
encountered by the recipient's program(s) and how the recipient is 
addressing meaningful access for individuals that are Limited English 
Proficient; whether there has been complaints or lawsuits filed against 
the recipient based on prohibited discrimination and whether there has 
been any findings; and whether the recipient's facilities are 
accessible to qualified individuals with disabilities.

B. Annual Reporting Burden

    Respondents: 200.
    Responses Per Respondent: 1.
    Total Responses: 200.
    Hours Per Response: 2.
    Total Burden Hours: 400.
    Obtaining Copies of Proposals: Requesters may obtain a copy of the 
information collection documents from the General Services 
Administration, Regulatory Secretariat (VIR), 1800 F Street, NW., Room 
4035, Washington, DC 20405, telephone (202) 208-7312. Please cite OMB 
Control No. 3090-0228, Nondiscrimination in Federal Financial 
Assistance Programs, in all correspondence.

    Dated: May 31, 2006
Michael W. Carleton,
Chief Information Officer.
[FR Doc. E6-8999 Filed 6-8-06; 8:45 am]
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