Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request, 67878 [06-9374]

Download as PDF 67878 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 226 / Friday, November 24, 2006 / Notices OMB No. 0970–0148. Description: Head Start Program Performance Standards require Head Start and Early Head Start Programs and Delegate Agencies to maintain program records. The Administration for Children and Families, Office of Head Start, is proposing to renew, without changes, the authority to require certain record keeping in all programs as provided for in 45 CFR 1304 Head Start DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Administration for Children and Families Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request Proposed Projects Title: 45 CFR 1304 Head Start Program Performance Standards. Program Performance Standards. These standards prescribe the services that Head Start and Early Head Start programs provide to enrolled children and their families. Respondents: Head Start and Early Head Start grantees and delegate agencies. ANNUAL BURDEN ESTIMATES Number of respondents Instrument Number of responses per respondent Average burden hours per response Total burden hours 2,590 16 41.8 1,732,192 cprice-sewell on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 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 Information Services, 370 L’Enfant Promenade, SW., Washington, DC 20447, Attn: ACF Reports Clearance Officer. E-mail: 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: November 17, 2006. Robert Sargis, Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 06–9374 Filed 11–22–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4184–01–M VerDate Aug<31>2005 13:24 Nov 22, 2006 Jkt 211001 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Food and Drug Administration [Docket No. 2006N–0453] Food Defense Workshop; Public Workshop AGENCY: Food and Drug Administration, HHS. ACTION: Notice of public workshop. SUMMARY: The Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Office of Regulatory Affairs (ORA), Southwest Regional Office (SWRO), in cosponsorship with the Risk Management Small Business Development Center (RMSBDC), is announcing a public workshop entitled ‘‘Food Defense Workshop.’’ This public workshop is intended to provide information about food defense, the regulations authorized by the Public Health Security and Bioterrorism Preparedness and Response Act of 2002 (the Bioterrorism Act), and other related subjects to FDAregulated food facilities (farms, manufacturers, processors, distributors, retailers, and restaurants). Date and Time: This public workshop will be held on March 29, 2007, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Location: The public workshop will be held at the Hoblitzelle Auditorium at the Bill Priest Campus of El Centro College, 1402 Corinth St., Dallas, TX 75215. Contact: David Arvelo, Food and Drug Administration, Southwest Regional Office, 4040 North Central Expressway, Suite 900, Dallas, TX 75204, 214–253– 4952, FAX: 214–253–4970, or e-mail: david.arvelo@fda.hhs.gov. Registration: Registration by March 15, 2007, is encouraged. The RMSBDC has a $20 registration fee to cover the cost of facilities and refreshments. PO 00000 Frm 00033 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Please submit your registration as soon as possible. Those accepted into the workshop will receive confirmation. Registration at the site is not guaranteed but may be possible on a space available basis on the day of the public workshop beginning at 8 a.m. The cost of registration at the site is $25, payable to RMSBDC. If you need special accommodations due to a disability, please contact David Arvelo (see the Contact section of this document) at least 7 days in advance. Registration Form Instructions: To register, please complete the RMSBDC registration form and submit along with payment to RMSBDC, Attn: Saira Roberts, 1402 Corinth St., Dallas, TX 75215. You may fax the completed registration form to RMSBDC at 214– 860–5867. To obtain a copy of the registration form, please call RMSBDC at 214–860–5887 or 214–860–5849. The registration form is also available online at http://www.ntsbdc.org/. Transcripts: Transcripts of the public workshop will not be available due to the format of this workshop. Workshop handouts may be requested through the Freedom of Information Office (HFI–35), Food and Drug Administration, 5600 Fishers Lane, rm. 6–30, Rockville, MD 20857, approximately 15 working days after the public workshop at a cost of 10 cents per page. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This public workshop is being held in response to the large volume of food defense inquiries from FDA-regulated food facilities (farms, manufacturers, processors, distributors, retailers, and restaurants) originating from the area covered by the FDA Dallas District Office. The SWRO is presenting this workshop to help achieve objectives set forth in section 406 of the Food and Drug Administration Modernization Act of 1997 (21 U.S.C. 393), which include E:\FR\FM\24NON1.SGM 24NON1

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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Administration for Children and Families


Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request

Proposed Projects

    Title: 45 CFR 1304 Head Start Program Performance Standards.
    OMB No. 0970-0148.
    Description: Head Start Program Performance Standards require Head 
Start and Early Head Start Programs and Delegate Agencies to maintain 
program records. The Administration for Children and Families, Office 
of Head Start, is proposing to renew, without changes, the authority to 
require certain record keeping in all programs as provided for in 45 
CFR 1304 Head Start Program Performance Standards. These standards 
prescribe the services that Head Start and Early Head Start programs 
provide to enrolled children and their families.
    Respondents: Head Start and Early Head Start grantees and delegate 
agencies.

                                             Annual Burden Estimates
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                                               Number of responses    Average burden hours
                       Number of respondents      per respondent          per response       Total burden hours
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       Instrument                  2,590                     16                   41.8              1,732,192
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    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours:
    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 
Information Services, 370 L'Enfant Promenade, SW., Washington, DC 
20447, Attn: ACF Reports Clearance Officer. E-mail: 
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: November 17, 2006.
Robert Sargis,
Reports Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 06-9374 Filed 11-22-06; 8:45 am]
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