Proposed Information Collection Requests, 29356-29357 [07-2602]

Download as PDF 29356 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 101 / Friday, May 25, 2007 / Notices submission that indicates where confidential information was redacted by inserting asterisks where material was deleted. In addition, the submitter must mark the confidential submission as ‘‘Business Confidential’’ in large, bold letters at the top and bottom of every page of the document. The submitter must clearly mark the public version that does not contain business confidential information as either ‘‘Public Version’’ or ‘‘Non-Confidential’’ in large, bold letters at the top and bottom of every page. The file name of any documents containing business confidential information attached to an e-mail transmission should begin with the characters ‘‘BC-’’. The file name of the public version should begin with the characters ‘‘P-’’. The ‘‘P-’’ or ‘‘BC-’’ should be followed by the name of the person or party submitting the petition. Submissions by e-mail should not include separate cover letters or messages in the message area of the email; information that might appear in any cover letter should be included directly in the submission. The e-mail address for submissions is FR0712@ustr.eop.gov. USTR shall make available for review public versions of all documents relating to this review shortly after the due date by appointment in the USTR Public Reading Room, 1724 F Street, NW., Washington, DC. Availability of documents may be ascertained and appointments may be made from 9:30 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, by calling (202) 395–6186. Everett Eissenstat, Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for the Americas. [FR Doc. E7–10150 Filed 5–24–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3190–W7–P PEACE CORPS Proposed Information Collection Requests Peace Corps. Notice of public use form review request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). AGENCY: jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES ACTION: SUMMARY: Pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C., chapter 3501 et seq.), the Peace Corps has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget a request for renewal of information collections, OMB Control Number 0420–0529, the Peace Corps Week Brochure Registration Form (formerly called the Peace Corps Day Brochure Registration Form). The purpose of this VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:34 May 24, 2007 Jkt 211001 notice is to allow for public comments on whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Peace Corps, including whether their information will have practical use; the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collections information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; ways to enhance the quality, utility and the clarify of the information to be collected; and, ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of automated collection techniques, when appropriate, and other forms of information technology. A copy of the information collection may be obtained from Vivian Nguyen, Office of Domestic Programs, Peace Corps, 1111 20th Street, NW., Room 2121, Washington, DC 20526. Ms. Nguyen may be contacted by telephone at 202– 692–1462 or 800–424–8580, Peace Corps Headquarters, ext. 1462, or e-mail at vnguyen@peacecorps.gov. Comments on the form should also be addressed to the attention of Ms. Nguyen and should be received on or before July 24, 2007. Information Collection Abstract Title: Peace Corps Week Brochure Registration Form. Need For and Use of This Information: This collection of information is necessary because the Peace Corps’ Office of Domestic Programs builds awareness of the continuing benefits that former Volunteers bring back to the United States after their service through its Coverdell World Wise Schools program, the Fellows/USA graduate fellowship program, Returned Volunteers Services program, and through the Peace Corps Week program. The Peace Corps Week program is in support of the third goal of the Peace Corps. For more than 13 years, programs and publications have aimed to harness the cross-cultural experiences of returned Peace Corps Volunteers (RPCVs) to foster better global understanding among Americans, and particularly students, throughout the United States. The information is used by the Office of Domestic Programs to send presentation and education materials to RPCVs, which enhances the quality of the presentations carried out by RPCVs to people in their home communities. Information is also used by Public Affairs Specialists to promote Peace Corps Week regionally, broadly raising awareness for the Peace Corps and augmenting recruiting efforts. Parents of currently serving Volunteers may also PO 00000 Frm 00064 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 receive Peace Corps Week presentation kits. Respondents: Returned Peace Corps Volunteers. Respondents Obligation to Reply: Voluntary. Burden on the Public: a. Annual reporting burden: 500 hours. b. Annual record keeping burden: 0. c. Estimated average burden per response: 3 minutes. d. Frequency of response: one time. e. Estimated number of likely respondents: 10,000. f. Estimated cost to respondents: $1.15. Responses will be returned by postage-paid business reply card, fax, email, and downloaded from the Peace Corps Week Web site (www.peacecorps.gov). Dated: May 18, 2007. Wilbert Bryant, Associate Director for Management. [FR Doc. 07–2601 Filed 5–24–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6051–01–M PEACE CORPS Proposed Information Collection Requests Peace Corps. Notice to re-new public use form review request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB Control Number 0420–001). AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: Pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1981 (44 U.S.C. chapter 35), the Peace Corps has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to approve the re-newel of a information collection, OMB Control Number 0420–0001, the National Agency Check (NAC) Questionnaire for Peace Corps Volunteer Background Investigation. This is a renewal of an active information collection. The purpose of this information collection is necessary to perform a background investigation of people in the Peace Corps Volunteer programs. The Peace Corps Volunteer Background Investigation is used to obtain information from Federal sources about Peace Corps applicants who meet the minimum qualifications for service and have been invited to train for specific programs in host countries overseas. Information provided by the investigation will be used by the Peace Corps’ Office of Placement in order to make a final determination as to an applicant’s/trainee’s suitability for service. The purpose of this notice is to allow for public comment on whether E:\FR\FM\25MYN1.SGM 25MYN1 29357 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 101 / Friday, May 25, 2007 / Notices the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Peace Corps, including whether their information will have practical use; the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; ways to enhance the quality, utility and the clarity of the information to be collected; and, ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of automated collection techniques, when appropriate, and other forms of information technology. A copy of the information collection may be obtained from Ms. Patricia Sayer, Peace Corps, Volunteer Recruitment and Selection, 1111 20th Street, NW., Room 6414, Washington, DC 20526. Ms. Sayer may be contacted by telephone at 202–692–1836 or 800– 424–8580, Peace Corps Headquarters, ext. 1836, or e-mail at psayer@peacecorps.gov. Comments on the form should also be addressed to the attention of Ms. Sayer and should be received on or before July 24, 2007. jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES Information Collection Abstract Title: National Agency Check (NAC) Questionnaire Form for Peace Corps Volunteer Background Investigations. Need for and use of this information: The National Agency Check (NAC) Questionnaire for Peace Corps Volunteer Background Investigation is necessary to screen information from Federal sources about Peace Corps applicants who meet the minimum qualifications for service. Information provided by the investigation will be used by the Peace Corps’ Office of Placement in order to make a final determination as to an applicant’s/ trainee’s suitability for service. The National Agency Check (NAC) Questionnaire for Peace Corps Volunteer Background Investigation supports the first goal of the Peace Corps as required by Congressional legislation. Respondents: Potential Volunteers and Trainees. Respondent’s Obligation to Reply: Voluntary. Burden on the Public: a. Annual reporting burden: 2,500 hours. b. Annual record keeping burden: 1,360 hours. c. Estimated average burden per response: 15 minutes. d. Frequency of response: one time. e. Estimated number of likely respondents: 10,000. VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:34 May 24, 2007 Jkt 211001 f. Estimated cost to respondents: $4.59. At this time, responses will be returned by mail. Dated: May 18, 2007. Wilbert Bryant, Associated Director for Management. [FR Doc. 07–2602 Filed 5–24–07; 8:45am] BILLING CODE 6051–01–M PEACE CORPS Proposed Information Collection Requests Peace Corps. Notice of re-instatement of public use form review request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: Pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1981 (44 U.S.C. chapter 35), the Peace Corps has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request for reinstatement of OMB Control Number 0420–0510, the Peace Corps Health Status Review form (PC–1789S). This is a re-instatement of an expired information collection with revisions. The revisions includes an additional HIV question to the PC–1789S form Volunteer Medical Application: Health Status Review for Peace Corps Volunteers. The purpose of this information collection is necessary to ensure that Volunteers meet this medical eligibility requirement, all applicants for service must undergo physical and dental examination prior to Volunteer service to provide the information needed for clearance, and to serve as a reference for any future Volunteer medical clearance, and to serve as a reference for any future Volunteer disability claims. The Health Status Review form is used to review the medical history of individual applicants, and currently serving Volunteers. The results of these examinations are used to ensure that applicants for Volunteer service will, with reasonable accommodation, be able to serve in the Peace Corps without jeopardizing their health. The purpose of this notice is to allow for public comment on whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Peace Corps, including whether their information will have practical use; the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; ways to enhance the quality, utility and PO 00000 Frm 00065 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 clarity of the information to be collected; and, ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of automated collection techniques, when appropriate, and other forms of information technology. A copy of the information collection may be obtained from Ms. Emilie Deady, Peace Corps, Office of Volunteer Support, 1111 20th Street, NW., Room 5205, Washington, DC 20526. Ms. Deady may be contacted by telephone at 202– 692–1509. Ms. Deady may be e-mailed at edeady@peacecorps.gov. Comments on the form should also be addressed to the attention of Ms. Deady and should be received on or before July 24, 2007. Information Collection Abstract Title: The Peace Corps Health Status Review form (PC–1789). Need For and Use of this Information: The Health Status Review is used to review the medical history of individual applicants, and currently serving Volunteers. The results of these examinations are used to ensure that applicants for Volunteer service will, with reasonable accommodation, be able to serve in the Peace Corps without jeopardizing their health. Respondents: Potential and current Volunteers. Respondent’s Obligation To Reply: Voluntary. BURDEN ON THE PUBLIC PC–1789 health status review a. Estimated number of respondents. b. Estimated average burden per response. c. Frequency of response ........ d. Annual reporting burden ...... e. Estimated annual cost to respondents. 9,700. 45 minutes. one time. 7,275 hours. $138,298. Dated: May 18, 2007 Wilbert Bryant, Associate Director for Management. [FR Doc. 07–2603 Filed 5–24–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6051–01–M PEACE CORPS Notice to Add A New System of Records Peace Corps. Notice to add a new system of AGENCY: ACTION: records. SUMMARY: As required under the Privacy Act of 1974, (5 U.S.C. 552a), as E:\FR\FM\25MYN1.SGM 25MYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 101 (Friday, May 25, 2007)]
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[FR Doc No: 07-2602]


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PEACE CORPS


Proposed Information Collection Requests

AGENCY: Peace Corps.

ACTION: Notice to re-new public use form review request to the Office 
of Management and Budget (OMB Control Number 0420-001).

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SUMMARY: Pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1981 (44 U.S.C. 
chapter 35), the Peace Corps has submitted to the Office of Management 
and Budget (OMB) a request to approve the re-newel of a information 
collection, OMB Control Number 0420-0001, the National Agency Check 
(NAC) Questionnaire for Peace Corps Volunteer Background Investigation. 
This is a renewal of an active information collection. The purpose of 
this information collection is necessary to perform a background 
investigation of people in the Peace Corps Volunteer programs. The 
Peace Corps Volunteer Background Investigation is used to obtain 
information from Federal sources about Peace Corps applicants who meet 
the minimum qualifications for service and have been invited to train 
for specific programs in host countries overseas. Information provided 
by the investigation will be used by the Peace Corps' Office of 
Placement in order to make a final determination as to an applicant's/
trainee's suitability for service. The purpose of this notice is to 
allow for public comment on whether

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the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper 
performance of the functions of the Peace Corps, including whether 
their information will have practical use; the accuracy of the agency's 
estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, 
including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; ways to 
enhance the quality, utility and the clarity of the information to be 
collected; and, ways to minimize the burden of the collection of 
information on those who are to respond, including through the use of 
automated collection techniques, when appropriate, and other forms of 
information technology.
    A copy of the information collection may be obtained from Ms. 
Patricia Sayer, Peace Corps, Volunteer Recruitment and Selection, 1111 
20th Street, NW., Room 6414, Washington, DC 20526. Ms. Sayer may be 
contacted by telephone at 202-692-1836 or 800-424-8580, Peace Corps 
Headquarters, ext. 1836, or e-mail at psayer@peacecorps.gov. Comments 
on the form should also be addressed to the attention of Ms. Sayer and 
should be received on or before July 24, 2007.

Information Collection Abstract

    Title: National Agency Check (NAC) Questionnaire Form for Peace 
Corps Volunteer Background Investigations.
    Need for and use of this information: The National Agency Check 
(NAC) Questionnaire for Peace Corps Volunteer Background Investigation 
is necessary to screen information from Federal sources about Peace 
Corps applicants who meet the minimum qualifications for service. 
Information provided by the investigation will be used by the Peace 
Corps' Office of Placement in order to make a final determination as to 
an applicant's/trainee's suitability for service. The National Agency 
Check (NAC) Questionnaire for Peace Corps Volunteer Background 
Investigation supports the first goal of the Peace Corps as required by 
Congressional legislation.
    Respondents: Potential Volunteers and Trainees.
    Respondent's Obligation to Reply: Voluntary.
    Burden on the Public:
    a. Annual reporting burden: 2,500 hours.
    b. Annual record keeping burden: 1,360 hours.
    c. Estimated average burden per response: 15 minutes.
    d. Frequency of response: one time.
    e. Estimated number of likely respondents: 10,000.
    f. Estimated cost to respondents: $4.59.
    At this time, responses will be returned by mail.

    Dated: May 18, 2007.
Wilbert Bryant,
Associated Director for Management.
[FR Doc. 07-2602 Filed 5-24-07; 8:45am]
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