Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request, 40307 [07-3579]

Download as PDF 40307 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 141 / Tuesday, July 24, 2007 / Notices 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: July 18, 2007. Robert Sargis, Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 07–3578 Filed 7–23–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4184–01–M DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Administration for Children and Families Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request Title: Performance Progress Report (PPR). OMB No.: New Collection. Description: The PPR is a set of uniform reporting formats that will be used for standard reporting on performance under grants and cooperative agreements issued by the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) and the Grants Center of Excellence (CoE) partners. Performance reporting is an integral part of the President’s Management Agenda (PMA). In addition to allowing for uniformity of information collection, these formats will support systematic electronic collection and submission of information. These formats will provide interim and final performance progress information as required by OMB Circulars A–102 and A–110. The PPR consists of a cover page and six optional forms or formats. The cover page contains identifying data elements and a section for a performance narrative. Use of the cover page is required, and programs may only require their respondents to submit this page and/or attach a performance narrative. Alternatively, programs may opt to require the cover page and one or more of the six optional formats. Respondents: ACF, the Grants Center of Excellence partners and their grantees. ANNUAL BURDEN ESTIMATES Number of respondents Instrument mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES Performance Progress Report (SF–PPR) ....................................................... Cover Page Continuation (SF–PPR–2) ........................................................... Performance Measures (SF–PPR–A) .............................................................. Program Indicators (SF–PPR–B) ..................................................................... Benchmark Evaluations (SF–PPR–C) ............................................................. Table of Activity Results (SF–PPR–D) ............................................................ Activity Based Expenditures (SF–PPR–E) ...................................................... Program/Project Management (SF–PPR–F) ................................................... Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 13,868. Additional Information: Copies of the proposed collection may be obtained 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. Email address: infocollection@acf.hhs.gov. All requests should be identified by the title of the information collection. OMB Comment: OMB is required to make a decision concerning the collection of information between 30 and 60 days after publication of this document in the Federal Register. Therefore, a comment is best assured of having its full effect if OMB receives it within 30 days of publication. Written comments and recommendations for the proposed information collection should be sent directly to the following Office of Management and Budget, Paperwork VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:50 Jul 23, 2007 Jkt 211001 16,864 6,540 755 3,075 249 3,019 2,779 37 Reduction Project, FAX: 202–395–6974, Attn: Desk Officer for the Administration for Children and Families. Dated: July 18, 2007. Robert Sargis, Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 07–3579 Filed 7–23–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4184–01–M DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Administration for Children and Families Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request Proposed Project Title: 45 CFR part 95, Section F. OMB No.: 0992–0005. Description: The Advance Planning Document (APD) process, established in PO 00000 Frm 00038 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Number of responses per respondent 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 Average burden hours per response .416666 .333333 .75 .166666 1.50 .75 .333333 .50 Total burden hours 7,027 2,180 566 512 374 2,264 926 19 the rules at 45 CFR part 95, subpart F, is the procedure by which States request and obtain approval for Federal financial participation in their cost of acquiring Automatic Data Processing (ADP) equipment and services. State agencies that submit APD requests provide the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) with the following information necessary to determine States’ needs to acquire the requested ADP equipment and/or services: 1. A statement of need; 2. A requirements analysis and feasibility study; 3. A cost benefit analysis; 4. A proposed activity schedule; and 5. A proposed budget. HHS’ determination of a State agency’s need to acquire requested ADP equipment or services is authorized at sections 402(a)(5), 452(a)(1), 1902(a)(4) and 1102 of the Social Security Act. Respondents: States. E:\FR\FM\24JYN1.SGM 24JYN1

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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Administration for Children and Families


Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request

    Title: Performance Progress Report (PPR).
    OMB No.: New Collection.
    Description: The PPR is a set of uniform reporting formats that 
will be used for standard reporting on performance under grants and 
cooperative agreements issued by the Administration for Children and 
Families (ACF) and the Grants Center of Excellence (CoE) partners. 
Performance reporting is an integral part of the President's Management 
Agenda (PMA). In addition to allowing for uniformity of information 
collection, these formats will support systematic electronic collection 
and submission of information. These formats will provide interim and 
final performance progress information as required by OMB Circulars A-
102 and A-110.
    The PPR consists of a cover page and six optional forms or formats. 
The cover page contains identifying data elements and a section for a 
performance narrative. Use of the cover page is required, and programs 
may only require their respondents to submit this page and/or attach a 
performance narrative. Alternatively, programs may opt to require the 
cover page and one or more of the six optional formats.
    Respondents: ACF, the Grants Center of Excellence partners and 
their grantees.

                                             Annual Burden Estimates
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                                                                     Number of        Average
                   Instrument                        Number of     responses per   burden hours    Total burden
                                                    respondents     respondent     per response        hours
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Performance Progress Report (SF-PPR)............          16,864               1         .416666           7,027
Cover Page Continuation (SF-PPR-2)..............           6,540               1         .333333           2,180
Performance Measures (SF-PPR-A).................             755               1             .75             566
Program Indicators (SF-PPR-B)...................           3,075               1         .166666             512
Benchmark Evaluations (SF-PPR-C)................             249               1            1.50             374
Table of Activity Results (SF-PPR-D)............           3,019               1             .75           2,264
Activity Based Expenditures (SF-PPR-E)..........           2,779               1         .333333             926
Program/Project Management (SF-PPR-F)...........              37               1             .50              19
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    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 13,868.
    Additional Information: Copies of the proposed collection may be 
obtained 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. Email address: infocollection@acf.hhs.gov. All requests should 
be identified by the title of the information collection.
    OMB Comment: OMB is required to make a decision concerning the 
collection of information between 30 and 60 days after publication of 
this document in the Federal Register. Therefore, a comment is best 
assured of having its full effect if OMB receives it within 30 days of 
publication. Written comments and recommendations for the proposed 
information collection should be sent directly to the following Office 
of Management and Budget, Paperwork Reduction Project, FAX: 202-395-
6974, Attn: Desk Officer for the Administration for Children and 
Families.

    Dated: July 18, 2007.
Robert Sargis,
Reports Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 07-3579 Filed 7-23-07; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4184-01-M