Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection Comment Request, 8759 [E7-3407]

Download as PDF 8759 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 38 / Tuesday, February 27, 2007 / Notices The estimate of burden for this form is as follows: Number of respondents Responses per respondent Total responses Hours per responses Nurse Faculty Loan Program Annual Operating Report (AOR) .................... 150 1 150 8 1200 Total Burden ........................................................................................... 150 1 150 8 1200 Form Send comments to Susan G. Queen, Ph.D., HRSA Reports Clearance Officer, Room 10–33, Parklawn Building, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, MD 20857. Written comments should be received within 60 days of this notice. Dated: February 21, 2007. Alexandra Huttinger, Acting Director, Division of Policy Review and Coordination. [FR Doc. E7–3406 Filed 2–26–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4165–15–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Health Resources and Services Administration Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection Comment Request In compliance with the requirement for opportunity for public comment on proposed data collection projects (section 3506(c)(2)(A) of Title 44, United States Code, as amended by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 Pub. L. 104–13), the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) will publish periodic summaries of proposed projects being developed for submission to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. To request more information on the proposed project or to obtain the data collection plans, call HRSA Reports Clearance Office on (301) 443–1129. Comments are invited 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) ways to enhance 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. Proposed Project: Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students Program— (OMB No. 0915–0149) Application— Reinstatement The Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students (SDS) Program has as its Number of respondents Form Total burden hours purpose the provision of funds to eligible schools to provide scholarships to full-time, financially needy students from disadvantaged backgrounds enrolled in health professions and nursing programs. To qualify for participation in the SDS program, a school must be carrying out a program for recruiting and retaining students from disadvantaged backgrounds, including students who are members of racial and ethnic minority groups (section 737(d)(1)(B) of the PHS Act). A school must meet the eligibility criteria to demonstrate that the program has achieved success based on the number and/or percentage of disadvantaged students who graduate from the school. In awarding SDS funds to eligible schools, funding priorities must be given to schools based on the proportion of graduating students going into primary care, the proportion of underrepresented minority students, and the proportion of graduates working in medically underserved communities (section 737(c) of the PHS Act). The estimated response burden is as follows: Responses per respondent Hours per response Total hour burden Application ........................................................................................................... Report .................................................................................................................. 500 500 1 1 20 1 10,000 1,500 Total .............................................................................................................. 500 1 21 11,500 cprice-sewell on PROD1PC62 with NOTICES Send comments to Susan G. Queen, Ph.D., HRSA Reports Clearance Officer, Room 10–33, Parklawn Building, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, Maryland 20857. Written comments should be received within 60 days of this notice. Dated: February 21, 2007. Alexandra Huttinger, Acting Director, Division of Policy Review and Coordination. [FR Doc. E7–3407 Filed 2–26–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4165–15–P VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:22 Feb 26, 2007 Jkt 211001 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Health Resources and Services Administration Notice of Availability of Draft Policy Document for Comment Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), HHS. AGENCY: Notice of availability and solicitation of comments. ACTION: PO 00000 Frm 00082 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 SUMMARY: This is a Notice of Availability and request for comments on the draft policy document, ‘‘Emergency Management Program Expectations,’’ prepared by HRSA. This document is currently posted on the Internet at http://bphc.hrsa.gov. 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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 38 (Tuesday, February 27, 2007)]
[Notices]
[Page 8759]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E7-3407]


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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Health Resources and Services Administration


Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection 
Comment Request

    In compliance with the requirement for opportunity for public 
comment on proposed data collection projects (section 3506(c)(2)(A) of 
Title 44, United States Code, as amended by the Paperwork Reduction Act 
of 1995 Pub. L. 104-13), the Health Resources and Services 
Administration (HRSA) will publish periodic summaries of proposed 
projects being developed for submission to the Office of Management and 
Budget (OMB) under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. To request more 
information on the proposed project or to obtain the data collection 
plans, call HRSA Reports Clearance Office on (301) 443-1129.
    Comments are invited 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) ways to enhance 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.

Proposed Project: Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students Program--(OMB 
No. 0915-0149) Application--Reinstatement

    The Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students (SDS) Program has as 
its purpose the provision of funds to eligible schools to provide 
scholarships to full-time, financially needy students from 
disadvantaged backgrounds enrolled in health professions and nursing 
programs.
    To qualify for participation in the SDS program, a school must be 
carrying out a program for recruiting and retaining students from 
disadvantaged backgrounds, including students who are members of racial 
and ethnic minority groups (section 737(d)(1)(B) of the PHS Act). A 
school must meet the eligibility criteria to demonstrate that the 
program has achieved success based on the number and/or percentage of 
disadvantaged students who graduate from the school. In awarding SDS 
funds to eligible schools, funding priorities must be given to schools 
based on the proportion of graduating students going into primary care, 
the proportion of underrepresented minority students, and the 
proportion of graduates working in medically underserved communities 
(section 737(c) of the PHS Act).
    The estimated response burden is as follows:

 
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                                                        Number of     Responses per     Hours per     Total hour
                        Form                           respondents     respondent       response        burden
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Application........................................             500               1              20       10,000
Report.............................................             500               1               1        1,500
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    Total..........................................             500               1              21       11,500
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    Send comments to Susan G. Queen, Ph.D., HRSA Reports Clearance 
Officer, Room 10-33, Parklawn Building, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, 
Maryland 20857. Written comments should be received within 60 days of 
this notice.

    Dated: February 21, 2007.
Alexandra Huttinger,
Acting Director, Division of Policy Review and Coordination.
[FR Doc. E7-3407 Filed 2-26-07; 8:45 am]
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