Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request, 66178-66179 [07-5835]

Download as PDF 66178 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 227 / Tuesday, November 27, 2007 / Notices 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. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Dated: November 19, 2007. Robert Sargis, Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 07–5831 Filed 11–26–07; 8:45 am] Title: Administrative Subpoena. OMB No.: 0970–0152. Description: Section 452(a)(11) of the Social Security Act requires the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services to promulgate a form for administrative subpoenas to be used in State child support enforcement programs to collect information for use in the establishment, modification and BILLING CODE 4184–01–M Administration for Children and Families Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request enforcement of child support orders in interstate cases. Section 454(9)(E) of the Social Security Act requires each State to cooperate with any other State in using the Federal form for issuance of administrative subpoenas in interstate child support cases. Tribal IV–D agencies are not required to use this form but may choose to do so. OMB approval of this form is expiring in January 2008 and the administration for Children and Families is requesting an extension of this form. Respondents: State, local or Tribal agencies administering a child support enforcement program under title IV–D of the Social Security Act. ANNUAL BURDEN ESTIMATES Instrument Number of respondents Number of responses per respondent Average burden hours per response Total burden hours Administrative Subpoena ................................................................................. 19,508 1 .5 9,754 Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 9,754. 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 Officer for the Administration for Children and Families. Dated: November 19, 2007. Robert Sargis, Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 07–5832 Filed 11–26–07; 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: Voluntary Surveys of Program Partners to Implement Executive Order 12862. OMB No.: 0980–0266. Description: Under the provisions of the Federal Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13), the Administration for Children and Families (ACFR) is requesting clearance for instruments to implement Executive Order 12862 within ACF. The purpose of the data collection is to obtain customer satisfaction information from those entities who are funded to be ACF’s partners in the delivery of services to the American public. ACF partners are those entities that receive funding to deliver services or assistance from ACF programs. Examples of partners are State and local governments, Territories, service providers, Indian Tribes and Tribal organizations, grantees, researchers or other intermediaries serving target populations identified by and funded directly or indirectly by ACF. The surveys will obtain information about how well ACF is meeting the needs of its partners in operating the programs. Respondents: State, local, Tribal governments or Not-for-profit organizations. ANNUAL BURDEN ESTIMATES Number of respondents pwalker on PROD1PC71 with NOTICES Instrument Number of responses per respondent Average burden hours per response 54 200 200 25 10 1 10 10 1 0.5 0.5 0.5 State Governments, Territories and District of Columbia ................................ Head Start grantees & Delegates ................................................................... Other Discretionary grant Programs ................................................................ Indian Tribes and Tribal Organizations ........................................................... VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:26 Nov 26, 2007 Jkt 214001 PO 00000 Frm 00050 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\27NON1.SGM 27NON1 Total burden hours 540 100 1,000 125 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 227 / Tuesday, November 27, 2007 / Notices Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 1,765. 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 of 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: November 20, 2007. Robert Sargis, Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 07–5835 Filed 11–26–07; 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 66179 OMB No.: 0970–0171. Description: Section 466(a)(5)(C)(iv) of the Social Security Act (the Act) requires States to develop and use an affidavit for the voluntary acknowledgement of paternity. The affidavit for the voluntary acknowledgement of paternity must include the minimum requirements specified by the Secretary under section 452(a)(7) of the Act. The affidavits will be used by hospitals, birth record agencies, and other entities participating in the voluntary paternity establishment program. Respondents: State and Tribal IV–D agencies, hospitals, birth record agencies and other entities participating in the voluntary paternity establishment program. Proposed Projects Title: Required Data Elements for Voluntary Establishment of Paternity Affidavits. ANNUAL BURDEN ESTIMATES Number of respondents Number of responses per respondent Average burden hours per response Total burden hours None ................................................................................................................ pwalker on PROD1PC71 with NOTICES Instrument 1,025,521 Variable .166 170,236 Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 170,236. 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: 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) VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:26 Nov 26, 2007 Jkt 214001 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: November 20, 2007. Robert Sargis, Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 07–5841 Filed 11–26–07; 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: Descriptive Study of Early Head Start (DSEHS). OMB No.: New Collection. Description: The Administration for Children and Families (ACF), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), requests clearance to PO 00000 Frm 00051 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 recruit Early Head Start (EHS) programs for participation in the Descriptive Study of Early Head Start (DSEHS) and to conduct a pilot test of potential measures. DSEHS is a longitudinal study of a representative sample of programs and children in three age cohorts, which will collect information about programs, families, and services. When completed, data will be collected on a sample of approximately 2,100 children and families from 60 EHS programs. Data will be collected in four waves: Fall 2008, Fall 2009, Fall 2010, and Fall 2011. Children and families will be followed until children are three years old and exit EHS programs. Data collected under DSEHS will complement information gathered under the Survey of Early Head Start Programs (SEHSP), OMB Control No. 0992–0008. SEHSP gathered information on the management systems, services, and characteristics of children and families served by EHS programs. To complement this information, DSEHS will gather information on the needs and characteristics of children and families enrolled in EHS programs, including an assessment of children’s and families’ needs, how programs meet E:\FR\FM\27NON1.SGM 27NON1

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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Administration for Children and Families


Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request

    Title: Voluntary Surveys of Program Partners to Implement Executive 
Order 12862.
    OMB No.: 0980-0266.
    Description: Under the provisions of the Federal Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-13), the Administration for Children 
and Families (ACFR) is requesting clearance for instruments to 
implement Executive Order 12862 within ACF. The purpose of the data 
collection is to obtain customer satisfaction information from those 
entities who are funded to be ACF's partners in the delivery of 
services to the American public. ACF partners are those entities that 
receive funding to deliver services or assistance from ACF programs. 
Examples of partners are State and local governments, Territories, 
service providers, Indian Tribes and Tribal organizations, grantees, 
researchers or other intermediaries serving target populations 
identified by and funded directly or indirectly by ACF. The surveys 
will obtain information about how well ACF is meeting the needs of its 
partners in operating the programs.
    Respondents: State, local, Tribal governments or Not-for-profit 
organizations.

                                             Annual Burden Estimates
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                                                                     Number of    Average burden
                   Instrument                        Number of     responses per     hours per     Total burden
                                                    respondents     respondent       response          hours
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State Governments, Territories and District of                54              10               1             540
 Columbia.......................................
Head Start grantees & Delegates.................             200               1             0.5             100
Other Discretionary grant Programs..............             200              10             0.5           1,000
Indian Tribes and Tribal Organizations..........              25              10             0.5             125
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    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 1,765.

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 of 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: November 20, 2007.
Robert Sargis,
Reports Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 07-5835 Filed 11-26-07; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4184-01-M