Agency information collection activities; proposals, submissions, and approvals , 34253 [07-3047]


[Federal Register: June 21, 2007 (Volume 72, Number 119)]
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Administration for Children and Families

Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request

Proposed Projects

    Title: Financial Institution Data Match.
    OMB No.: 0970-0196.
    Description: Section 466(a)(17) of the Social Security Act (the
Act) requires States to establish procedures under which the State
Child Support Enforcement IV-D agencies shall enter into agreements
with financial institutions doing business in States for the purpose of
securing information leading to the enforcement of child support
orders. Under 452(l) and 466(a)(17)(A)(i) of the Act, the Secretary may
aid State agencies conducting data matches with financial institutions
doing business in multiple States by centrally matching through the
Federal Parent Locator Service.
    Respondents: Financial institutions doing business in two or more

                                             Annual Burden Estimates
                                                                    Number of        Average
                   Instrument                       Number of     responses per   burden hours    Total  burden
                                                   respondents     respondent     per response        hours
Financial Data Match Tape......................           4,465               4              .5          8,930
Election Form..................................              71               1              .5             35.5

    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 8,965.5.
    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: 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: June 14, 2007.
Robert Sargis,
Reports Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 07-3047 Filed 6-20-07; 8:45 am]