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Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 161 / Tuesday, August 21, 2007 / Notices September 18, 2007, from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. (EDT). ADDRESSES: Hubert H. Humphrey Building (200 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20201), Conference Room 800. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Visit http:// www.hhs.gov/healthit./ahic.html. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The meeting will include a presentation by the Population Health/Clinical Care Connections Workgroup on Recommendations; an update on the Nationwide Health Information Network Trial Implementation; a presentation from the State Alliance/National Governors Association; and a report from the AHIC Standing Committee of the Whole on the AHIC Successor. A Web cast of the Community meeting will be available on the NIH Web site at: http:// www.videocast.nih.gov/. If you have special needs for the meeting, please contact (202) 690–7151. DATES: Dated: August 15, 2007. 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E7–16292 Filed 8–20–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4163–18–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Administration for Children and Families Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request Proposed Projects Title: DHHS/ACF/ASPE/DOL Enhanced Services for the Hard-toEmploy Demonstration and Evaluation: Rhode Island 36-Month Data Collection. OMB No.: New Collection. Description: The Enhanced Services for the Hard-to-Employ Demonstration PO 00000 Frm 00035 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 46633 and Evaluation Project (HtE) seeks to learn what services improve the employment prospects of low-income persons who face serious obstacles to steady work. The project is sponsored by the Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation (OPRE) within the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) and the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE), both within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), and the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL). The HtE project is a multi-year, multisite evaluation that employs and experimental longitudinal research design to test four strategies aimed at promoting employment among hard-toemploy populations. The four include: (1) Intensive care management and job services program for Rhode Island Medicaid recipients with serious depression; (2) job readiness training, worksite placements, job coaching, job development and other training opportunities for recent parolees in New York City; (3) pre-employment services and transitional employment for longterm participants receiving Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF); and (4) two-generational Early Head Start (EHS) services providing enhanced self-sufficiency services for parents, parent skills training, and high-quality child care for children in low-income families in Kansas and Missouri. The purpose of this document is to request public comment on the proposed 36-month participant survey in Rhode Island for participating parents and their children. The follow-up survey and direct child assessments at the 36-month follow-up in Rhode Island will be used for the following purposes: Detecting the longterm effects of a telephonic care management intervention on parents’ depression and general health, as well as their employment, income, and earnings; detecting effects of a telephonic care management intervention for parents’ depression on parents’ parenting and on children’s health, behavior, and development over time, and determining the extent to which long-term intervention effects on children’s development can be attributed to changes in their parents’ depressive symptomatology that result from the intervention. Respondents: The respondents to these follow-up surveys will be lowincome parents from the Rhode Island site currently participating in the HtE Project, and some of their children. E:\FR\FM\21AUN1.SGM 21AUN1 46634 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 161 / Tuesday, August 21, 2007 / Notices ANNUAL BURDEN ESTIMATES Number of respondents Instrument RI 36-month, parent survey ............................................................................. RI 36-month, youth survey .............................................................................. RI 36-month, direct child assessment ............................................................. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 646.50. 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. All requests should be identified by the title of the information collection. E-mail address: infocollection@acf.hhs.gov. OMB Comment: OMB is required to make a decision concerning the collection of informatino 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 Number of responses per respondent 400 298 164 of Management and Budget, Paperwork Reduction Project, Fax: 202–395–6974, Attn: Desk Officer for the Administration for Children and Families. Dated: August 15, 2007. Brendan Kelly, OPRE Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 07–4062 Filed 8–20–07; 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: Communities Empowering Youth (CEY) Program Evaluation. OMB No.: New Collection. Description: This proposed information collection activity is to 1 1 1 Average burden hours per response Total burden hours .75 .75 .75 300.00 223.50 123.00 obtain information from Communities Empowering Youth (CEY) grantee agencies and the faith-based and community organizations working in partnership with them. The CEY evaluation is an important opportunity to examine the outcomes achieved through this component of the Compassion Capital Fund in meeting its objective of improving the capacity of faith-based and community organizations and the partnerships they form to increase positive youth development and address youth violence, gang involvement, and child abuse/neglect. The evaluation will be designed to assess changes and improvements in the structure and functioning of the partnership and the organizational capacity of each participating organization. Respondents: CEY grantees and the faith-based and community organizations that are a part of the partnership approved under the CEY grant. ANNUAL BURDEN ESTIMATES Number of respondents Instrument rmajette on PROD1PC64 with NOTICES Indicators of Organizations Capacity Survey .................................................. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 600. 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. All request should be identified by the title of the information collection. E-mail address: infocollection@acf.hhs.gov. 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 VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:08 Aug 20, 2007 Jkt 211001 Number of responses per respondent 800 1 Average burden hours per response Total burden hours .75 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 ACF. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Dated: August 15, 2007. Brendan Kelly, Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 07–4063 Filed 8–20–07; 8:45 am] 600 Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request BILLING CODE 4184–01–M PO 00000 Frm 00036 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Administration for Children and Families Proposed Projects Title: DHHS/ACF/ASPE/DOL Enhanced Services for the Hard-toEmploy Demonstration and Evaluation: Philadelphia 36-Month Data Collection. OMB No.: New Collection. Description: The Enhanced Services for the Hard-to-Employ Demonstration and Evaluation Project (HtE) seeks to learn what services improve the employment prospects of low-income persons who face serious obstacles to steady work. The project is sponsored by the Office of Planning, Research and E:\FR\FM\21AUN1.SGM 21AUN1

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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Administration for Children and Families


Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request

Proposed Projects

    Title: DHHS/ACF/ASPE/DOL Enhanced Services for the Hard-to-Employ 
Demonstration and Evaluation: Rhode Island 36-Month Data Collection.
    OMB No.: New Collection.
    Description: The Enhanced Services for the Hard-to-Employ 
Demonstration and Evaluation Project (HtE) seeks to learn what services 
improve the employment prospects of low-income persons who face serious 
obstacles to steady work. The project is sponsored by the Office of 
Planning, Research and Evaluation (OPRE) within the Administration for 
Children and Families (ACF) and the Office of the Assistant Secretary 
for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE), both within the U.S. Department of 
Health and Human Services (HHS), and the U.S. Department of Labor 
(DOL).
    The HtE project is a multi-year, multi-site evaluation that employs 
and experimental longitudinal research design to test four strategies 
aimed at promoting employment among hard-to-employ populations. The 
four include: (1) Intensive care management and job services program 
for Rhode Island Medicaid recipients with serious depression; (2) job 
readiness training, worksite placements, job coaching, job development 
and other training opportunities for recent parolees in New York City; 
(3) pre-employment services and transitional employment for long-term 
participants receiving Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF); 
and (4) two-generational Early Head Start (EHS) services providing 
enhanced self-sufficiency services for parents, parent skills training, 
and high-quality child care for children in low-income families in 
Kansas and Missouri.
    The purpose of this document is to request public comment on the 
proposed 36-month participant survey in Rhode Island for participating 
parents and their children.
    The follow-up survey and direct child assessments at the 36-month 
follow-up in Rhode Island will be used for the following purposes: 
Detecting the long-term effects of a telephonic care management 
intervention on parents' depression and general health, as well as 
their employment, income, and earnings; detecting effects of a 
telephonic care management intervention for parents' depression on 
parents' parenting and on children's health, behavior, and development 
over time, and determining the extent to which long-term intervention 
effects on children's development can be attributed to changes in their 
parents' depressive symptomatology that result from the intervention.
    Respondents: The respondents to these follow-up surveys will be 
low-income parents from the Rhode Island site currently participating 
in the HtE Project, and some of their children.

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                                             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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RI 36-month, parent survey......................             400               1             .75          300.00
RI 36-month, youth survey.......................             298               1             .75          223.50
RI 36-month, direct child assessment............             164               1             .75          123.00
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    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 646.50.

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. All requests 
should be identified by the title of the information collection. E-mail 
address: infocollection@acf.hhs.gov.
    OMB Comment: OMB is required to make a decision concerning the 
collection of informatino 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: August 15, 2007.
Brendan Kelly,
OPRE Reports Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 07-4062 Filed 8-20-07; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4184-01-M