Notice for October 2006 Advisory Committee Meeting, 60731-60732 [06-8671]

Download as PDF 60731 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 199 / Monday, October 16, 2006 / Notices Instrument Number of respondents Number of responses per respondent Average burden hours per response Total burden hours ACF–696 .......................................................................................................... 56 4 5 1,120 Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 1,120. 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: October 11, 2006. Robert Sargis, Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 06–8690 Filed 10–13–06; 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: OCSE–75 Tribal Child Support Enforcement Program Annual Data Report. OMB No.: New Collection. Description: The data collected by form OCSE–75 are used to prepare the OCSE preliminary and annual data reports. In addition, Tribes administering CSE programs under Title IV–D of the Social Security Act are required to report program status and accomplishments and submit the OCSE–75 report annually. Respondents: Tribal Child Support Enforcement Organizations or the Department/Agency/Bureau responsible for Child Support Enforcement in each tribe. Annual Burden Estimates: Number of respondents Number of responses per respondent Average burden hours per response Total burden hours OCSE–75 ......................................................................................................... jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES Instrument 9 1 2.5 22.5 Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 22.5. Additional Information: Copies of the proposed collection may be obtained by writing to The Administration for Children and Families, Office of Information Services, 370 L’Enfant Promenade, SW., Washington, DC 20447, Attn: ACF Reports Clearance Officer. All requests should be identified by the title of the information collection. E-mail address: infocollection@acf.hhs.gov. OMB Comment: OMB is required to make a decision concerning the collection of information between 30 and 60 days after publication of this document in the Federal Register. Therefore, a comment is best assured of having its full effect if OMB receives it within 30 days of publication. Written comments and recommendations for the proposed information collection should be sent directly to the following: Office of Management and Budget, Paperwork Reduction Project, 725 17th Street, NW., VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:16 Oct 13, 2006 Jkt 211001 Washington, DC 20503, Attn: Desk Officer for ACF; E-mail address: Katherine_T.Astrich@omb.eop.gov. Dated: October 11, 2006. Robert Sargis, Reports Clearance Office. [FR Doc. 06–8691 Filed 10–13–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4184–01–M DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Administration for Children and Families Notice for October 2006 Advisory Committee Meeting Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation, Administration for Children and Families, Department of Health and Human Services. ACTION: Notice of meeting; Advisory Committee on Head Start Accountability and Educational Performance Measures. AGENCY: PO 00000 Frm 00046 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 SUMMARY: The Secretary of Health and Human Services, by authority of 42 U.S.C. 9836A, section 641A(b) of the Head Start Act, as amended (5 U.S.C. Appendix 2), has formed the Advisory Committee on Head Start Accountability and Educational Performance Measures (the Committee). The Committee is governed by the provisions of Public Law 92–463, as amended (5 U.S.C. Appendix 2). The function of the Committee is to help assess the progress of HHS in developing and implementing educational measures in the Head Start Program. This includes the Head Start National Reporting System (NRS). The Committee is to provide recommendations for integrating NRS with other ongoing assessments of the effectiveness of the program. The Committee will make recommendations as to how NRS and other assessment data can be included in the broader Head Start measurement efforts found in the Family and Child Experiences E:\FR\FM\16OCN1.SGM 16OCN1 60732 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 199 / Monday, October 16, 2006 / Notices jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES Survey (FACES), the National Head Start Impact Study, Head Start’s Performance-Based Outcome System, and the ongoing evaluation of the Early Head Start program. DATES: October 27, 2006, 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m. Place: The Westin Embassy Row Hotel, 2100 Massachusetts Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20008. Agenda: The Committee will continue the discussions begun at previous Committee meetings. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This, the fourth meeting of the Committee, is open to the public. Persons wishing to bring written statements or papers focused on relevant, existing research with Head Start populations or on measures appropriate for low-income four- and five-year old children are welcome to do so. Individuals may e-mail such documents to Secretaryadvisory-hs@esi-dc.com or mail to: ESI, ATTN: Townley Knudson, Head Start Secretary’s Advisory Committee, 1150 Connecticut Avenue, NW., Suite 1100, Washington, DC 20036. Documents received shall be presented to the Committee. The Committee meeting records shall be kept at the Aerospace Center located at 901 D Street, SW., Washington, DC 20447. The Committee’s charter, past meeting agendas, meeting proceedings and materials related to this meeting can be found at: http://www.acf.hhs.gov/ programs/hsb/budget/AdvCmteSep05/ index.htm. An interpreter for the deaf and hardof-hearing, will be available upon advance request by contacting Secretaryadvisory-hs@esi-dc.com. Due to a clerical error at the Administration for Children and VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:16 Oct 13, 2006 Jkt 211001 Families, this meeting notice may be published less than 15 days prior to the meeting. Dated: October 10, 2006. Robert A. Sargis, Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 06–8671 Filed 10–13–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4184–01–M facilitate the development of safer and more effective cardiovascular therapies, diagnostic, and assessment tools. This collaboration between the Parties shall be known as the Cardiac Safety Research Consortium. The agreement became effective August 15, 2006. DATES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Food and Drug Administration [FDA 225–06–8404] Memorandum of Understanding Between the Food and Drug Administration, and Duke University for the Cardiac Safety Research Consortium AGENCY: Food and Drug Administration, HHS. ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is providing notice of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) between FDA and Duke University, on behalf of its Duke Clinical Research Institute (DCRI). FDA and Duke University agree to collaborate under the terms and conditions of this MOU, through steering committees and technical working groups, to develop strategic plans, set priorities, and leverage resources and expertise from multiple sources, including the private sector, toward the goals of identifying indicators of cardiovascular risk, predicting adverse cardiovascular events associated with therapeutic interventions, improving the clinical utility of biomarker technologies as diagnostic and assessment tolls that PO 00000 Frm 00047 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 For FDA: Wendy R. Sanhai, Office of the Commissioner (HF–18), Food and Drug Administration, 5600 Fishers Lane, 14B–45, Rockville, MD 20857, 301–827–7867, FAX: 301–443–9718, wendy.sanhai@fda.hhs.gov. 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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 199 (Monday, October 16, 2006)]
[Notices]
[Pages 60731-60732]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 06-8671]


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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Administration for Children and Families


Notice for October 2006 Advisory Committee Meeting

AGENCY: Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation, Administration for 
Children and Families, Department of Health and Human Services.

ACTION: Notice of meeting; Advisory Committee on Head Start 
Accountability and Educational Performance Measures.

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SUMMARY: The Secretary of Health and Human Services, by authority of 42 
U.S.C. 9836A, section 641A(b) of the Head Start Act, as amended (5 
U.S.C. Appendix 2), has formed the Advisory Committee on Head Start 
Accountability and Educational Performance Measures (the Committee). 
The Committee is governed by the provisions of Public Law 92-463, as 
amended (5 U.S.C. Appendix 2).
    The function of the Committee is to help assess the progress of HHS 
in developing and implementing educational measures in the Head Start 
Program. This includes the Head Start National Reporting System (NRS). 
The Committee is to provide recommendations for integrating NRS with 
other ongoing assessments of the effectiveness of the program. The 
Committee will make recommendations as to how NRS and other assessment 
data can be included in the broader Head Start measurement efforts 
found in the Family and Child Experiences

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Survey (FACES), the National Head Start Impact Study, Head Start's 
Performance-Based Outcome System, and the ongoing evaluation of the 
Early Head Start program.

DATES: October 27, 2006, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
    Place: The Westin Embassy Row Hotel, 2100 Massachusetts Avenue, 
NW., Washington, DC 20008.
    Agenda: The Committee will continue the discussions begun at 
previous Committee meetings.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This, the fourth meeting of the Committee, 
is open to the public. Persons wishing to bring written statements or 
papers focused on relevant, existing research with Head Start 
populations or on measures appropriate for low-income four- and five-
year old children are welcome to do so. Individuals may e-mail such 
documents to Secretaryadvisory-hs@esi-dc.com or mail to: ESI, ATTN: 
Townley Knudson, Head Start Secretary's Advisory Committee, 1150 
Connecticut Avenue, NW., Suite 1100, Washington, DC 20036.
    Documents received shall be presented to the Committee. The 
Committee meeting records shall be kept at the Aerospace Center located 
at 901 D Street, SW., Washington, DC 20447. The Committee's charter, 
past meeting agendas, meeting proceedings and materials related to this 
meeting can be found at: http://www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/hsb/budget/
AdvCmteSep05/index.htm.
    An interpreter for the deaf and hard-of-hearing, will be available 
upon advance request by contacting Secretaryadvisory-hs@esi-dc.com.
    Due to a clerical error at the Administration for Children and 
Families, this meeting notice may be published less than 15 days prior 
to the meeting.

    Dated: October 10, 2006.
Robert A. Sargis,
Reports Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 06-8671 Filed 10-13-06; 8:45 am]
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