Agency Information Collection: Emergency Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request, 19585-19586 [E7-7336]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 74 / Wednesday, April 18, 2007 / Notices information in a record for a particular job-related purpose. Access to computerized records is limited, through the use of a password, to those persons whose official duties require access. below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The PRA submission describes the nature of the information collection and its expected cost and burden; it includes the actual data collection instrument. RETENTION AND DISPOSAL: DATES: Records are retained and disposed of in accordance with National Archives and Records Administration General Records Schedules. ADDRESSES: SYSTEM MANAGER(S) AND ADDRESS: Manager, Payroll and Travel, Office of Thrift Supervision, 1700 G Street, NW., Washington, DC 20552. NOTIFICATION PROCEDURE: Individuals wishing to be notified if they are named in this system or gain access to records maintained in this system must submit a request containing the following elements: (1) Identify the record system; (2) identify the category and type of records sought; and (3) provide at least two items of secondary identification (date of birth, employee identification number, dates of employment or similar information). Address inquiries to FOIA Office, Office of Thrift Supervision, 1700 G Street, NW., Washington, DC 20552. RECORDS ACCESS PROCEDURES: See ‘‘Notification Procedure’’ above. CONTESTING RECORD PROCEDURES: See ‘‘Notification Procedure’’ above. RECORD SOURCE CATEGORIES: Personnel and payroll records of current and former employees. EXEMPTIONS CLAIMED FOR THE SYSTEM: None. [FR Doc. E7–7364 Filed 4–17–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6720–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0002] Agency Information Collection Activities Under OMB Review Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501–3521), this notice announces that the Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs, has submitted the collection of information abstracted pwalker on PROD1PC71 with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:20 Apr 17, 2007 Jkt 211001 Comments must be submitted on or before May 18, 2007. Submit written comments on the collection of information through www.Regulations.gov or to VA’s OMB Desk Officer, OMB Human Resources and Housing Branch, New Executive Office Building, Room 10235, Washington, DC 20503 (202) 395–7316. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900– 0002’’ in any correspondence. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Denise McLamb, Records Management Service (005G2), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 565–8374, Fax (202) 565–7870 or e-mail denise.mclamb@mail.va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0002.’’ SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Veteran’s Application for Pension, VA Form 21–527. OMB Control Number: 2900–0002. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Abstract: VA Form 21–527 is completed by claimants who previously filed a claim for compensation and/or pension and wish to file a new claim for disability pension or reopen a previously denied claim for disability pension. An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB Control Number. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments on this collection of information was published on December 21, 2006, at page 76725. Affected Public: Individuals or Households. Estimated Annual Burden: 104,440 hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 60 minutes. Frequency of Response: One-time. Estimated Number of Respondents: 140,440. Dated: April 4, 2007. By direction of the Secretary. Denise McLamb, Program Analyst, Records Management Service. [FR Doc. E7–7335 Filed 4–17–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P PO 00000 Frm 00125 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 19585 DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0675] Agency Information Collection: Emergency Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request Center for Veterans Enterprise, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501–3521), this notice announces that the United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) the following emergency proposal for the collection of information under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. 3507(j)(1)). The reason for the emergency clearance is to implement Public Law 109–461, Section 8127, the ‘‘Veterans Benefits, Health Care and Information Technology Act of 2006’’ which mandated Federal agencies to implement a verification program. VA will be requesting social security number or VA file/claim number to verify small businesses as veteranowned or service-disabled veteranowned. VA is requesting OMB to act on this emergency clearance request by May 25, 2007. DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before May 18, 2007. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information through www.Regulations.gov; or to VA’s OMB Desk Officer, OMB Human Resources and Housing Branch, New Executive Office Building, Room 10235, Washington, DC 20503, (202) 395–7316. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900– 0675’’ in any correspondence. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Denise McLamb, Records Management Service (005G2), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 565–8374, fax (202) 565–7870 or e-mail denise.mclamb@mail.va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0675.’’ SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: VetBiz Vendor Information Pages and VA Form 0877. OMB Control Number: 2900–0675. Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection. Abstract: The Vendor Information Pages (VIP) will be used to assist federal agencies in identifying small businesses owned and controlled by veterans and service-connected disable veterans. This information is necessary to ensure that veteran owned businesses are given E:\FR\FM\18APN1.SGM 18APN1 19586 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 74 / Wednesday, April 18, 2007 / Notices the opportunity to participate in Federal contracts and receive contract solicitations information automatically. VA will use the data collected on VA Form 0877 to verify small businesses as veteran-owned or service-disabled veteran-owned. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit, and Individuals or households. Estimated Annual Burden: 5,000 hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: VetBiz Vendor Information Pages—20 minutes. VA Form 0877—5 minutes. Frequency of Response: On occasion. Estimated Number of Respondents: 12,000. Dated: April 5, 2007. By direction of the Secretary. Denise McLamb, Program Analyst Records Management Service. [FR Doc. E7–7336 Filed 4–17–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0691] Proposed Information Collection Activity: Proposed Collection; Comment Request Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed new collection, and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments on information needed to identify areas for improvement in clinical training programs. Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection of information should be received on or before June 18, 2007. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information through www.Regulations.gov; or to Mary Stout, Veterans Health Administration (193E1), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420 or e-mail: pwalker on PROD1PC71 with NOTICES DATES: VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:04 Apr 17, 2007 Jkt 211001 mary.stout@va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0691’’ in any correspondence. During the comment period, comments may be viewed online through the Federal Docket Management System (FDMS) at www.Regulations.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mary Stout (202) 273–8664 or FAX (202) 273–9381. Under the PRA of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13; 44 U.S.C. 3501–3521), Federal agencies must obtain approval from OMB for each collection of information they conduct or sponsor. This request for comment is being made pursuant to Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the PRA. With respect to the following collection of information, VHA invites comments on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of VHA’s functions, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) the accuracy of VHA’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of information technology. Title: Learner’s Perception (LP) Survey, VA Form 10–0439. OMB Control Number: 2900–0691. Type of Review: New collection. Abstract: VA Form 10–0439 will be used to obtain health care trainees perception of their clinical experience with VA versus non-VA facilities. VA will use the data to identify strengths and opportunities for improvement in VA clinical training programs. Affected Public: Individuals or households. Estimated Annual Burden: 2,250 hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 15 minutes. Frequency of Response: One time. Estimated Number of Respondents: 9,000. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Dated: April 13, 2007. By direction of the Secretary. Denise McLamb, Program Analyst, Records Management Service. [FR Doc. E7–7337 Filed 4–17–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P PO 00000 Frm 00126 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0092] Proposed Information Collection Activity: Proposed Collection; Comment Request Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension of a currently approved collection, and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments on information needed to determine a claimant’s entitlement to vocational rehabilitation services. DATES: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection of information should be received on or before June 18, 2007. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information through www.Regulations.gov or to Nancy J. Kessinger, Veterans Benefits Administration (20M35), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420 or e-mail to nancy.kessinger@va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0092’’ in any correspondence. During the comment period, comments may be viewed online through the Federal Docket Management System (FDMS) at www.Regulations.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Nancy J. Kessinger at (202) 273–7079 or FAX (202) 275–5947. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under the PRA of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13; 44 U.S.C. 3501–21), Federal agencies must obtain approval from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for each collection of information they conduct or sponsor. This request for comment is being made pursuant to Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the PRA. With respect to the following collection of information, VBA invites comments on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of VBA’s functions, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) the accuracy of VBA’s estimate of the E:\FR\FM\18APN1.SGM 18APN1

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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS

[OMB Control No. 2900-0675]


Agency Information Collection: Emergency Submission for OMB 
Review; Comment Request

AGENCY: Center for Veterans Enterprise, Department of Veterans Affairs.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 
(44 U.S.C. 3501-3521), this notice announces that the United States 
Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), has submitted to the Office of 
Management and Budget (OMB) the following emergency proposal for the 
collection of information under the provisions of the Paperwork 
Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. 3507(j)(1)). The reason for the emergency 
clearance is to implement Public Law 109-461, Section 8127, the 
``Veterans Benefits, Health Care and Information Technology Act of 
2006'' which mandated Federal agencies to implement a verification 
program. VA will be requesting social security number or VA file/claim 
number to verify small businesses as veteran-owned or service-disabled 
veteran-owned. VA is requesting OMB to act on this emergency clearance 
request by May 25, 2007.

DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before May 18, 2007.

ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information 
through www.Regulations.gov; or to VA's OMB Desk Officer, OMB Human 
Resources and Housing Branch, New Executive Office Building, Room 
10235, Washington, DC 20503, (202) 395-7316. Please refer to ``OMB 
Control No. 2900-0675'' in any correspondence.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Denise McLamb, Records Management 
Service (005G2), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, 
NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 565-8374, fax (202) 565-7870 or e-mail 
denise.mclamb@mail.va.gov. Please refer to ``OMB Control No. 2900-
0675.''

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    Title: VetBiz Vendor Information Pages and VA Form 0877.
    OMB Control Number: 2900-0675.
    Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection.
    Abstract: The Vendor Information Pages (VIP) will be used to assist 
federal agencies in identifying small businesses owned and controlled 
by veterans and service-connected disable veterans. This information is 
necessary to ensure that veteran owned businesses are given

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the opportunity to participate in Federal contracts and receive 
contract solicitations information automatically. VA will use the data 
collected on VA Form 0877 to verify small businesses as veteran-owned 
or service-disabled veteran-owned.
    Affected Public: Business or other for-profit, and Individuals or 
households.
    Estimated Annual Burden: 5,000 hours.
    Estimated Average Burden per Respondent:
    VetBiz Vendor Information Pages--20 minutes.
    VA Form 0877--5 minutes.
    Frequency of Response: On occasion.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 12,000.

    Dated: April 5, 2007.

    By direction of the Secretary.
Denise McLamb,
Program Analyst Records Management Service.
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