Proposed Information Collection Activity: Proposed Collection; Comment Request, 44615-44616 [E7-15381]

Download as PDF sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 152 / Wednesday, August 8, 2007 / Notices 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 for information needed to determine release of liability and substitution of entitlement of veterans-sellers to the government on guaranteed, insured and direct loans. DATES: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection of information should be received on or before October 9, 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. 2900–2900–0111’’ 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) 461–9769 or FAX (202) 275–5947. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under the PRA of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13; 44 U.S.C. 3501–3521), 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 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: Statement of Purchaser or Owner Assuming Seller’s Loans, VA Form 26–6382. OMB Control Number: 2900–0111. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. VerDate Aug<31>2005 19:57 Aug 07, 2007 Jkt 211001 Abstract: VA Form 26–6382 is completed by purchasers who are assuming veterans’ guaranteed, insured, and direct home loans. The information collected is essential in the determinations for release of liability as well as for credit underwriting determinations for substitution of entitlement. If a veteran chooses to sell his or her VA guaranteed home, VA will allow a qualified purchaser to assume the veteran’s loan and all the responsibility under the guaranty or insurance. In regard to substitution of entitlement cases, eligible veteran purchasers must meet all requirements of liability in addition to having available loan guaranty entitlement. Affected Public: Individuals or households. Estimated Annual Burden: 375 hour. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 15 minutes. Frequency of Response: One-time. Estimated Number of Respondents: 1,500 44615 AGENCY: 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: mary.stout@va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0188’’ 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. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under the PRA of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13; 44 U.S.C. 3501–3521), 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, 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. 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 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 eligibility and authorize funding for various prosthetic services. DATES: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection of information should be received on or before October 9, 2007. Titles: a. Request to Submit Estimate, Form Letter 10–90. b. Veterans Application for Assistance in Acquiring Home Improvement and Structural Alterations, VA Form 10– 0103. c. Application for Adaptive Equipment Motor Vehicle, VA Form 10– 1394. d. Prosthetic Authorization for Items or Services, VA Form 10–2421. e. Prosthetic Service Card Invoice, VA Form 10–2520. f. Prescription and Authorization for Eyeglasses, VA Form 10–2914. OMB Control Number: 2900–0188. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Abstract: The following forms are used to determine eligibility, prescribe, and authorize prosthetic devices. a. VA Form Letter 10–90 is used to obtain the estimated price for prosthetic devices. Dated: July 24, 2007. By direction of the Secretary: Denise McLamb, Program Analyst, Records Management Service. [FR Doc. E7–15380 Filed 8–7–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0188] Proposed Information Collection Activity: Proposed Collection; Comment Request Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. PO 00000 Frm 00133 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 ADDRESSES: E:\FR\FM\08AUN1.SGM 08AUN1 44616 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 152 / Wednesday, August 8, 2007 / Notices sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES b. VA Form 10–0103 is used to determine eligibility/entitlement and reimbursement of individual claims for home improvement and structural alterations. c. VA Form 10–1394 is used to determine eligibility/entitlement and reimbursement of individual claims for automotive adaptive equipment. d. VA Form 10–2421 is used for the direct procurement of new prosthetic appliances and/or services. The form standardizes the direct procurement authorization process, eliminating the need for separate purchase orders, expedites patient treatment and improves the delivery of prosthetic services. e. VA Form 10–2520 is used by the vendors as an invoice and billing document. The form standardizes repair/treatment invoices for prosthetic services rendered and standardizes the verification of these invoices. The veteran certifies that the repairs were necessary and satisfactory. This form is furnished to vendors upon request. f. VA Form 10–2914 is used as a combination prescription, authorization and invoice. It allows veterans to purchase their eyeglasses directly. If the form is not used, the provisions of providing eyeglasses to eligible veterans may be delayed. Affected Public: Business or other for profit and Individuals or households. Estimated Total Annual Burden: 5,738 hours. a. Form Letter 10–90—708. b. VA Form 10–0103—583. c. VA Form 10–1394—1,000. d. VA Form 10–2421—67. e. VA Form 10–2520—47. f. VA Form 10–2914—3,333. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: a. Form Letter 10–90—5 minutes. b. VA Form 10–0103—5 minutes. c. VA Form 10–1394—15 minutes. d. VA Form 10–2421—4 minutes. e. VA Form 10–2520—4 minutes. f. VA Form 10–2914—4 minutes. Frequency of Response: On occasion. Estimated Number of Respondents: 71,200. a. Form Letter 10–90—8,500. b. VA Form 10–0103—7,000. c. VA Form 10–1394—4,000. d. VA Form 10–2421—1,000. e. VA Form 10–2520—700. f. VA Form 10–2914—50,000. Dated: July 25, 2007. By direction of the Secretary. Denise McLamb, Program Analyst, Records Management Service. [FR Doc. E7–15381 Filed 8–7–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P VerDate Aug<31>2005 19:14 Aug 07, 2007 Jkt 211001 DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0089] 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 the information needed to establish a claimant’s parents’ dependency. DATES: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection of information should be received on or before October 9, 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. 2900–0089’’ 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) 461–9769 or FAX (202) 275–5947. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under the PRA of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13; 44 U.S.C. 3501–3521), 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 burden of the proposed collection of PO 00000 Frm 00134 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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: Statement of Dependency of Parent(s), VA Form 21–509. OMB Control Number: 2900–0089. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Abstract: Veterans receiving compensation benefits based on 30 percent or higher for service-connected injuries and depends on his or her parent(s) for support complete VA Form 21–509 to report income and dependency information. Surviving parents of deceased veterans are required to establish dependency only if they are seeking death compensation. Death compensation is payable when a veteran died on active duty or due to service-connected disabilities prior to January 1, 1957, or died between May 1, 1957 and January 1, 1972 while the veteran’s waiver of U.S. Government Life Insurance was in effect. The data collected will be used to determine the dependent parent(s) eligibility for benefits. Affected Public: Individuals or households. Estimated Annual Burden: 4,000 hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 30 minutes. Frequency of Response: One-time. Estimated Number of Respondents: 8,000. Dated: July 24, 2007. By direction of the Secretary. Denise McLamb, Program Analyst, Records Management Service. [FR Doc. E7–15382 Filed 8–7–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Voluntary Service National Advisory Committee; Notice of Meeting The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives under Public Law 92–463 (Federal Advisory Committee Act) that the Executive Committee to the Department of Veterans Affairs Voluntary Service (VAVS) National Advisory Committee (NAC) will meet October 15–16, 2007, at the Rosen Centre Hotel, Orlando, Florida. The sessions will begin at 8:30 a.m. each day and end at 5 p.m. on October 15 and at E:\FR\FM\08AUN1.SGM 08AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 152 (Wednesday, August 8, 2007)]
[Notices]
[Pages 44615-44616]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E7-15381]


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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS

[OMB Control No. 2900-0188]


Proposed Information Collection Activity: Proposed Collection; 
Comment Request

AGENCY: Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs.

ACTION: Notice.

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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 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 eligibility and 
authorize funding for various prosthetic services.

DATES: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection 
of information should be received on or before October 9, 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: mary.stout@va.gov. Please 
refer to ``OMB Control No. 2900-0188'' 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.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under the PRA of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-13; 44 
U.S.C. 3501-3521), 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, 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.

Titles:

    a. Request to Submit Estimate, Form Letter 10-90.
    b. Veterans Application for Assistance in Acquiring Home 
Improvement and Structural Alterations, VA Form 10-0103.
    c. Application for Adaptive Equipment Motor Vehicle, VA Form 10-
1394.
    d. Prosthetic Authorization for Items or Services, VA Form 10-2421.
    e. Prosthetic Service Card Invoice, VA Form 10-2520.
    f. Prescription and Authorization for Eyeglasses, VA Form 10-2914.
    OMB Control Number: 2900-0188.
    Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.
    Abstract: The following forms are used to determine eligibility, 
prescribe, and authorize prosthetic devices.
    a. VA Form Letter 10-90 is used to obtain the estimated price for 
prosthetic devices.

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    b. VA Form 10-0103 is used to determine eligibility/entitlement and 
reimbursement of individual claims for home improvement and structural 
alterations.
    c. VA Form 10-1394 is used to determine eligibility/entitlement and 
reimbursement of individual claims for automotive adaptive equipment.
    d. VA Form 10-2421 is used for the direct procurement of new 
prosthetic appliances and/or services. The form standardizes the direct 
procurement authorization process, eliminating the need for separate 
purchase orders, expedites patient treatment and improves the delivery 
of prosthetic services.
    e. VA Form 10-2520 is used by the vendors as an invoice and billing 
document. The form standardizes repair/treatment invoices for 
prosthetic services rendered and standardizes the verification of these 
invoices. The veteran certifies that the repairs were necessary and 
satisfactory. This form is furnished to vendors upon request.
    f. VA Form 10-2914 is used as a combination prescription, 
authorization and invoice. It allows veterans to purchase their 
eyeglasses directly. If the form is not used, the provisions of 
providing eyeglasses to eligible veterans may be delayed.
    Affected Public: Business or other for profit and Individuals or 
households.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden: 5,738 hours.
    a. Form Letter 10-90--708.
    b. VA Form 10-0103--583.
    c. VA Form 10-1394--1,000.
    d. VA Form 10-2421--67.
    e. VA Form 10-2520--47.
    f. VA Form 10-2914--3,333.
    Estimated Average Burden per Respondent:
    a. Form Letter 10-90--5 minutes.
    b. VA Form 10-0103--5 minutes.
    c. VA Form 10-1394--15 minutes.
    d. VA Form 10-2421--4 minutes.
    e. VA Form 10-2520--4 minutes.
    f. VA Form 10-2914--4 minutes.
    Frequency of Response: On occasion.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 71,200.
    a. Form Letter 10-90--8,500.
    b. VA Form 10-0103--7,000.
    c. VA Form 10-1394--4,000.
    d. VA Form 10-2421--1,000.
    e. VA Form 10-2520--700.
    f. VA Form 10-2914--50,000.

    Dated: July 25, 2007.

    By direction of the Secretary.
Denise McLamb,
Program Analyst, Records Management Service.
 [FR Doc. E7-15381 Filed 8-7-07; 8:45 am]
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