Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Comment Request; Single Family Premium Collection Subsystem-Upfront, 77776-77777 [E6-22163]

Download as PDF 77776 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 248 / Wednesday, December 27, 2006 / Notices information to: (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond; including through the use of appropriate automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. This notice also lists the following information: Title of Proposal: Continuum of Care Homeless Assistance Grant Application. OMB Approval Number: 2506–0112. Form Numbers: HUD–40090–1, HUD– 40090–2, HUD–40090–3a, HUD–40090– 3b, HUD–40090–4, HUD–27300, HUD– 2993, HUD–2994, HUD–2880, HUD– 424–SUPP, HUD–96010, HUD–2991. Description of the Need for the Information and Its Proposed Use: Grant application to determine eligibility for the Continuum of Care Homeless Assistance grant program, to establish grant amounts, and to ensure that technical requirements are met. Frequency of Submission: On occasion. Number of respondents Annual responses 9,050 1.49 Reporting Burden: ............................................................................. 8003, Washington, DC 20410 or Lillian_L_Deitzer@hud.gov. Total Estimated Burden Hours: 202,247. Status: Revision of a currently approved collection. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Authority: Section 3507 of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. 35, as amended. Dated: December 21, 2006. Lillian L. Deitzer, Departmental Paperwork Reduction Act Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. E6–22160 Filed 12–26–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5041–N–49] Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Comment Request; Single Family Premium Collection Subsystem—Upfront Office of the Assistant Secretary for Housing-Federal Housing Commissioner, HUD. ACTION: Notice. jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: The proposed information collection requirement described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal. DATES: Comments Due Date: February 26, 2007. ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name and/or OMB Control Number and should be sent to: Lillian Deitzer, Reports Management Officer, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Street, SW., L’Enfant Plaza Building, Room VerDate Aug<31>2005 20:43 Dec 26, 2006 Jkt 211001 Sonja Sharpe, Branch Chief, Single Family Insurance Operations Branch, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Street SW., Washington, DC 20410, telephone (202) 708–0614 X3391 (this is not a toll free number). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Department is submitting the proposed information collection to OMB for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35, as amended). This Notice is soliciting comments from members of the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information to: (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond; including the use of appropriate automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. This Notice also lists the following information: Title of Proposal: Single Family Premium Collection Subsystem— Upfront. OMB Control Number, if applicable: 2502–0423. Description of the need for the information and proposed use: The Single Family Premium Collection Subsystem-Upfront (SFPCS-U) allows the lenders to remit the Upfront Mortgage Insurance Premiums using PO 00000 Frm 00060 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 × Hours per response 14.98 = Burden hours 202,247 funds obtained from the mortgagor during the closing of the mortgage transaction at settlement. The SFPCS–U strengthens HUD’s ability to manage and process upfront single-family mortgage insurance premium collections and corrections to submitted data. It also improves data integrity for the Single Family Mortgage Insurance Program. Therefore, the FHA approved lenders use Automated Clearing House (ACH) and/or Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) applications for all transmissions with SFPCS–U. The authority for this collection of information is specified in 24 CFR 203.280 and 24 CFR 203.281. The collection of information is also used in calculating refunds due to former FHA mortgagors when they apply for homeowner refunds of the unearned portion of the mortgage insurance premium, 24 CFR 203.283, as appropriate. Without this information the premium collection/monitoring process would be severely impeded, and program data would be unreliable. In general, the lenders use the ACH and/ or EDI applications to remit the upfront premium through SFPCS–U to obtain mortgage insurance for the homeowner. Agency form numbers, if applicable: None. Estimation of the total numbers of hours needed to prepare the information collection including number of respondents, frequency of response, and hours of response: The public reporting burden for this collection of information is estimated to average of 5 minutes per response; the number of respondents is 10,735 generating approximately 415,469 annual responses; the frequency of response is on occasion; the estimated total number of burden hours needed to prepare the information collection is 33,328. E:\FR\FM\27DEN1.SGM 27DEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 248 / Wednesday, December 27, 2006 / Notices Status of the proposed information collection: Extension of a currently approved collection. Authority: The Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C., Chapter 35, as amended. Dated: December 20, 2006. Frank L. Davis, General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Housing-Deputy Federal Housing Commissioner. [FR Doc. E6–22163 Filed 12–26–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5041–N–50] Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Comment Request; Uniform Physical Standards & Physical Inspection Requirements Office of the Assistant Secretary for Housing, HUD. ACTION: Notice. jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: The proposed information collection requirement described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal. DATES: Comments Due Date: February 26, 2007. ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name and/or OMB Control Number and should be sent to: Lillian Deitzer, Reports Management Officer, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Street, SW., L’Enfant Building, Room 8202, Washington, DC 20410, telephone (202) 708–5221 (this is not a toll-free number) for copies of the proposed forms and other available information. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kimberly Munson, Office of Asset Management, Policy and Participation Standards Division, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Street, SW., Washington, DC 20410, telephone number (202) 708– 1320 (this is not a toll-free number). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Department is submitting the proposed information collection to OMB for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35, as amended). This Notice is soliciting comments from members of the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed VerDate Aug<31>2005 20:43 Dec 26, 2006 Jkt 211001 collection of information to: (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond; including the use of appropriate automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. This Notice also lists the following information: Title of Proposal: Uniform Physical Standards & Physical Inspection Requirements. OMB Control Number, if applicable: 2502–0369. Description of the need for the information and proposed use: This information is necessary to ensure that HUD program participants carry out their legal obligations to maintain HUD properties in a condition that is decent, safe, sanitary, and in good repairs. Agency form numbers, if applicable: N/A. Estimation of the total numbers of hours needed to prepare the information collection including number of respondents, frequency of response, and hours of response: The estimated number of respondents is 19,628; the frequency of responses is 1; estimated time to conduct the inspection is about 6 hours and the estimated time for preparing and submitting the certification is about 0.3 hours per submission. The estimated total annual burden hours are 79,186 (combined and based on the 3–2–1 inspection cycle). Status of the proposed information collection: Extension of a currently approved collection. Authority: The Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C., Chapter 35, as amended. Dated: December 20, 2006. Frank L Davis, General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Housing-Deputy Federal Housing Commissioner. [FR Doc. E6–22164 Filed 12–26–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P PO 00000 Frm 00061 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 77777 DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5041–N–46] Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Comment Request; FHA TOTAL Mortgage Scorecard Office of the Assistant Secretary for Housing-Federal Housing Commissioner, HUD. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The proposed information collection requirement described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal. DATES: Comments Due Date: February 26, 2007. ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name and/or OMB Control Number and should be sent to: Lillian Deitzer, Reports Management Officer, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Street, SW., L’Enfant Plaza Building, Room 8001, Washington, DC 20410 or Lillian_L_Deitzer@hud.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: James Beavers, Deputy Director, Office of Single Family Program Development, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Street, SW., Washington, DC 20410, telephone (202) 708–2121 (this is not a toll free number) for copies of the proposed forms and other available information. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Department is submitting the proposed information collection to OMB for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35, as amended). This Notice is soliciting comments from members of the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information to: (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond; including the use of appropriate automated collection techniques or other forms of E:\FR\FM\27DEN1.SGM 27DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 248 (Wednesday, December 27, 2006)]
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[Pages 77776-77777]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E6-22163]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

[Docket No. FR-5041-N-49]


Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Comment Request; 
Single Family Premium Collection Subsystem--Upfront

AGENCY: Office of the Assistant Secretary for Housing-Federal Housing 
Commissioner, HUD.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The proposed information collection requirement described 
below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) 
for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department 
is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal.

DATES: Comments Due Date: February 26, 2007.

ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding 
this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name and/or OMB 
Control Number and should be sent to: Lillian Deitzer, Reports 
Management Officer, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 
Seventh Street, SW., L'Enfant Plaza Building, Room 8003, Washington, DC 
20410 or Lillian_L_Deitzer@hud.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sonja Sharpe, Branch Chief, Single 
Family Insurance Operations Branch, Department of Housing and Urban 
Development, 451 Seventh Street SW., Washington, DC 20410, telephone 
(202) 708-0614 X3391 (this is not a toll free number).

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Department is submitting the proposed 
information collection to OMB for review, as required by the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35, as amended).
    This Notice is soliciting comments from members of the public and 
affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information to: 
(1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection is necessary for the 
proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether 
the information will have practical utility; (2) Evaluate the accuracy 
of the agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of 
information; (3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information to be collected; and (4) Minimize the burden of the 
collection of information on those who are to respond; including the 
use of appropriate automated collection techniques or other forms of 
information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of 
responses.
    This Notice also lists the following information:
    Title of Proposal: Single Family Premium Collection Subsystem--
Upfront.
    OMB Control Number, if applicable: 2502-0423.
    Description of the need for the information and proposed use: The 
Single Family Premium Collection Subsystem-Upfront (SFPCS-U) allows the 
lenders to remit the Upfront Mortgage Insurance Premiums using funds 
obtained from the mortgagor during the closing of the mortgage 
transaction at settlement. The SFPCS-U strengthens HUD's ability to 
manage and process upfront single-family mortgage insurance premium 
collections and corrections to submitted data. It also improves data 
integrity for the Single Family Mortgage Insurance Program. Therefore, 
the FHA approved lenders use Automated Clearing House (ACH) and/or 
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) applications for all transmissions 
with SFPCS-U. The authority for this collection of information is 
specified in 24 CFR 203.280 and 24 CFR 203.281. The collection of 
information is also used in calculating refunds due to former FHA 
mortgagors when they apply for homeowner refunds of the unearned 
portion of the mortgage insurance premium, 24 CFR 203.283, as 
appropriate. Without this information the premium collection/monitoring 
process would be severely impeded, and program data would be 
unreliable. In general, the lenders use the ACH and/or EDI applications 
to remit the upfront premium through SFPCS-U to obtain mortgage 
insurance for the homeowner.
    Agency form numbers, if applicable: None.
    Estimation of the total numbers of hours needed to prepare the 
information collection including number of respondents, frequency of 
response, and hours of response: The public reporting burden for this 
collection of information is estimated to average of 5 minutes per 
response; the number of respondents is 10,735 generating approximately 
415,469 annual responses; the frequency of response is on occasion; the 
estimated total number of burden hours needed to prepare the 
information collection is 33,328.

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    Status of the proposed information collection: Extension of a 
currently approved collection.

    Authority: The Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C., 
Chapter 35, as amended.

    Dated: December 20, 2006.
Frank L. Davis,
General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Housing-Deputy Federal Housing 
Commissioner.
[FR Doc. E6-22163 Filed 12-26-06; 8:45 am]
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