Notice of Availability of the Biennial Report to Congress on the Status of Children in Head Start Programs, 63182 [07-5577]

Download as PDF 63182 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 216 / Thursday, November 8, 2007 / Notices amended 42 USC 666 to require State and Territory Child Support Enforcement (CSE) IV–D agencies to enact the Uniform Interstate Family Support Act (UIFSA) into State and Territory law by January 1, 1998. Section 311(b) of UIFSA requires States and Territories to use standard interstate forms. 45 CFR 303.7 also requires CSE IV–D agencies to transmit child support case information on standard interstate forms when referring cases to other States and Territories for processing. These forms are expiring in January 2008 and the Administration for Children and Families is taking this opportunity to make some revisions as requested by States and Territories during the 60-day comment period. Respondents: State and Territory agencies administering the Child Support Enforcement program under title IV–D of the Social Security Act. ANNUAL BURDEN ESTIMATES Number of respondents Instrument Transmittal 1 .................................................................................................... Transmittal 2 .................................................................................................... Transmittal 3 .................................................................................................... Uniform Petition ............................................................................................... General Testimony .......................................................................................... Affidavit Paternity ............................................................................................. Locate Data Sheet ........................................................................................... Notice of Controlling Order .............................................................................. Registration Statement .................................................................................... Estimate Total Annual Burden Hours: 662,138. 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 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 Office for the Administration for Children and Families. Dated: November 1, 2007. Robert Sargis, Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 07–5576 Filed 11–7–07; 8:45 am] rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES BILLING CODE 4184–01–M VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:35 Nov 07, 2007 Jkt 214001 54 54 54 54 54 54 54 54 54 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Administration for Children and Families Notice of Availability of the Biennial Report to Congress on the Status of Children in Head Start Programs Administration for Children and Families (ACF), Department of Health and Human Services. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Administration for Children and Families announces publication of the Biennial Report to the Congress on the Status of Children in Head Start Programs, Fiscal Year 2005. The report is mandated under Section 650 of the Head Start Act, as amended, which requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services to submit a report to the Congress at least once during every two-year period on the status of children in Head Start programs. During fiscal year 2005 more than 906,000 children were enrolled in Head Start programs including 62,000 children in Early Head Start programs serving children between birth and three years of age. EFFECTIVE DATES: November 8, 2007. ADDRESSES: Persons wishing to receive a copy of the Biennial Report to Congress on the Status of Children in Head Start Programs, Fiscal Year 2005 may contact the Head Start Publication Center on 866–763–6481. Copies of the report may also be obtained by accessing the Office of Head Start Web site at http://www.acf.hhs.gov/ programs/ohs. PO 00000 Frm 00022 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Number of responses per respondent Average burden hours per response 19,278 14,458 964 9,639 11,567 4,819 375 964 8,675 .25 .08 .08 .08 .33 .17 .08 .08 .08 Total burden hours 260,253 62,459 4,164 41,640 206,124 44,238 1,620 4,164 37,476 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Patricia E. Brown, Acting Director, Office of Head Start, 1250 Maryland Avenue, SW., 8th floor, Washington, DC 20024. The Head Start and Early Head Start programs are authorized under the Head Start Act (42 U.S.C. 9801 et seq.). Head Start is a national program providing comprehensive developmental services to low-income preschool children, primarily age three to age of compulsory school attendance, and their families. To help enrolled children achieve their full potential, Head Start programs provide comprehensive health, nutritional, educational, social and other services. Section 650 of the Head Start Act requires that the Secretary publish a Biennial Report of the Status of Children in Head Start Programs. The fiscal year 2005 Biennial Report provides information about children enrolled in the program and the services they receive. During fiscal year 2005 more than 906,000 were enrolled in Head Start programs. Head Start operated 49,000 classrooms in more than 19,000 Head Start centers at an average annual cost per child of $7,287. Over 1,300,000 volunteers contributed their services to Head Start programs. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Dated: October 25, 2007. Patricia E. Brown, Acting Director, Office of Head Start. [FR Doc. 07–5577 Filed 11–7–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4184–01–M E:\FR\FM\08NON1.SGM 08NON1

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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 216 (Thursday, November 8, 2007)]
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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Administration for Children and Families


Notice of Availability of the Biennial Report to Congress on the 
Status of Children in Head Start Programs

AGENCY: Administration for Children and Families (ACF), Department of 
Health and Human Services.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Administration for Children and Families announces 
publication of the Biennial Report to the Congress on the Status of 
Children in Head Start Programs, Fiscal Year 2005. The report is 
mandated under Section 650 of the Head Start Act, as amended, which 
requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services to submit a report 
to the Congress at least once during every two-year period on the 
status of children in Head Start programs. During fiscal year 2005 more 
than 906,000 children were enrolled in Head Start programs including 
62,000 children in Early Head Start programs serving children between 
birth and three years of age.

Effective Dates: November 8, 2007.

ADDRESSES: Persons wishing to receive a copy of the Biennial Report to 
Congress on the Status of Children in Head Start Programs, Fiscal Year 
2005 may contact the Head Start Publication Center on 866-763-6481. 
Copies of the report may also be obtained by accessing the Office of 
Head Start Web site at http://www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/ohs.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Patricia E. Brown, Acting Director, 
Office of Head Start, 1250 Maryland Avenue, SW., 8th floor, Washington, 
DC 20024.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Head Start and Early Head Start programs 
are authorized under the Head Start Act (42 U.S.C. 9801 et seq.). Head 
Start is a national program providing comprehensive developmental 
services to low-income preschool children, primarily age three to age 
of compulsory school attendance, and their families. To help enrolled 
children achieve their full potential, Head Start programs provide 
comprehensive health, nutritional, educational, social and other 
services. Section 650 of the Head Start Act requires that the Secretary 
publish a Biennial Report of the Status of Children in Head Start 
Programs. The fiscal year 2005 Biennial Report provides information 
about children enrolled in the program and the services they receive. 
During fiscal year 2005 more than 906,000 were enrolled in Head Start 
programs. Head Start operated 49,000 classrooms in more than 19,000 
Head Start centers at an average annual cost per child of $7,287. Over 
1,300,000 volunteers contributed their services to Head Start programs.

    Dated: October 25, 2007.
Patricia E. Brown,
Acting Director, Office of Head Start.
[FR Doc. 07-5577 Filed 11-7-08; 8:45 am]
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