Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request, 27319 [07-2369]

Download as PDF 27319 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 93 / Tuesday, May 15, 2007 / Notices Dated: May 7, 2007. Maryam I. Daneshvar, Acting Reports Clearance Officer, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. [FR Doc. E7–9279 Filed 5–14–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4163–18–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Administration for Children and Families Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request Proposed Projects Title: Tribal TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families) Financial Report, Form ACF–196T. Description: Authority to collect and report this information is found in the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996 (PRWORA), Pub. L. 104–193. Tribal entities with approved Tribal plans for implementation of the TANF program are required by statute to report financial data. Form ACF–196T provides for collection of Federal expenditures data. Failure to collect this data would seriously compromise the Administration for Children and Families’ (ACF) ability to monitor expenditures and maintain financial management of the Tribal TANF program. The financial data collected is also used to estimate outlays and may be used to prepare ACF budget submissions to Congress. Federal policy requires the strictest controls on funding requirements, which necessitates review of documentation in support of Tribal expenditures for reimbursement. Comments received from a previous effort to implement a similar Tribal TANF report Form ACR–196T were used to guide ACF in the development of the updated report form presented with this submittal. Respondents: All Tribal TANF Agencies. ANNUAL BURDEN ESTIMATES Number of respondents Instrument cprice-sewell on PROD1PC62 with NOTICES ACF–196T ................................................................................................ Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 448 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 VerDate Aug<31>2005 13:50 May 14, 2007 Jkt 211001 Number of responses per respondent 56 Average burden hours per response 1 Total burden hours 8 448 comments and suggestions submitted within 60-days of this publication. Washington, DC 20593–0001. Please submit applications to the same address. Dated: May 9, 2007. Robert Sargis, Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 07–2369 Filed 5–14–07; 8:45 am] Mr. Mark C. Gould, Assistant to the Executive Director, telephone 202–372– 1409, fax 202–372–1926. BILLING CODE 4184–01–M This notice is available on the Internet at http://dms.dot.gov/search/ searchFormSimple.cfm under the docket number [USCG–2007–28091]. The application form is also available on the Internet at http://www.uscg.mil/ hq/g-m/advisory/index.htm. You may also obtain an application by calling Mr. Mark Gould at (202) 372–1409; by emailing him at mark.c.gould@uscg.mil; by faxing him at (202) 372–1926; or by writing him at the location in ADDRESSES above. MERPAC is chartered under the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. 2 (Pub. L. 92–463, 86 Stat. 770, as amended). 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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Administration for Children and Families


Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request

Proposed Projects

    Title: Tribal TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families) 
Financial Report, Form ACF-196T.
    Description: Authority to collect and report this information is 
found in the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity 
Reconciliation Act of 1996 (PRWORA), Pub. L. 104-193. Tribal entities 
with approved Tribal plans for implementation of the TANF program are 
required by statute to report financial data. Form ACF-196T provides 
for collection of Federal expenditures data. Failure to collect this 
data would seriously compromise the Administration for Children and 
Families' (ACF) ability to monitor expenditures and maintain financial 
management of the Tribal TANF program. The financial data collected is 
also used to estimate outlays and may be used to prepare ACF budget 
submissions to Congress. Federal policy requires the strictest controls 
on funding requirements, which necessitates review of documentation in 
support of Tribal expenditures for reimbursement. Comments received 
from a previous effort to implement a similar Tribal TANF report Form 
ACR-196T were used to guide ACF in the development of the updated 
report form presented with this submittal.
    Respondents: All Tribal TANF Agencies.

                                             Annual Burden Estimates
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                                                                  Number of      Average burden
                 Instrument                      Number of      responses per      hours per       Total burden
                                                respondents       respondent        response          hours
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ACF-196T....................................              56                1                8              448
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    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 448
    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: May 9, 2007.
Robert Sargis,
Reports Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 07-2369 Filed 5-14-07; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4184-01-M