Agency Information Collection Activities Under OMB Review, 70644-70645 [E7-24018]

Download as PDF mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES 70644 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 238 / Wednesday, December 12, 2007 / Notices collection of information should be received on or before February 11, 2008. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information through https://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–New (LGY Surveys)’’ in any correspondence. During the comment period, comments may be viewed online through the Federal Docket Management System (FDMS) at https://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. Titles: a. Survey of Veterans Satisfaction with the VA Home Loan Guaranty Process. b. Loan Guaranty Service, Lender Survey. c. VA Specially Adapted Housing Program Survey. d. VA Specially Adapted Housing Program Survey: Eligible Non-Grantee Survey. OMB Control Number: 2900–New (LGY Surveys). Type of Review: New collection. Abstract: The surveys will be used to gather information from veterans and lenders about the VA Loan Guaranty Program. The information collected will allow the VA to determine customer satisfaction with the VA’s processes and to make improvements so that the program best serves the needs of eligible VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:54 Dec 11, 2007 Jkt 214001 veterans. Additionally, VA will use the information collected from eligible users and non-users of the Specially Adapted Housing Grant Program to determine the satisfaction of grant recipients and understand the reasons why certain eligible veterans have not used this benefit. Affected Public: Individual or Households, and Business or other forprofit. Estimated Annual Burden: a. Survey of Veterans Satisfaction with the VA Home Loan Guaranty Process—1,688 hours. b. Loan Guaranty Service, Lender Survey—250 hours. c. VA Specially Adapted Housing Program Survey—100 hours. d. VA Specially Adapted Housing Program Survey: Eligible Non-Grantee Survey—84 hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: a. Survey of Veterans Satisfaction with the VA Home Loan Guaranty Process—15 minutes. b. Loan Guaranty Service, Lender Survey—15 minutes. c. VA Specially Adapted Housing Program Survey—15 minutes. d. VA Specially Adapted Housing Program Survey: Eligible Non-Grantee Survey—5 minutes. Frequency of Response: On occasion. Estimated Number of Respondents: a. Survey of Veterans Satisfaction with the VA Home Loan guaranty Process—6,750. b. Loan Guaranty Service, Lender Survey—1,000. c. VA Specially Adapted Housing Program Survey—400. d. VA Specially Adapted Housing Program Survey: Eligible Non-Grantee Survey—700. Dated: December 5, 2007. By direction of the Secretary. Denise McLamb, Program Analyst, Records Management Service. [FR Doc. E7–24013 Filed 12–11–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–New (Omnibus)] Agency Information Collection Activities Under OMB Review Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 PO 00000 Frm 00086 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 (44 U.S.C. 3501–3521), this notice announces that the Veterans Health Administration (VHA), Department of Veterans Affairs, will submit the collection of information abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The PRA submission describes the nature of the information collection and its expected cost and burden; it includes the actual data collection instrument. DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before January 11, 2008. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information through https://www.Regulations.gov or to VA’s OMB Desk Officer, OMB Human Resources and Housing Branch, New Executive Office Building, Room 10235, Washington, DC 20503 (202) 395–7316. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900– New (Omnibus)’’ in any correspondence. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Denise McLamb, Records Management Service (005R1B), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 461– 7485, FAX (202) 273–0443 or e-mail denise.mclamb@mail.va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–New (Omnibus).’’ SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Omnibus Medication Survey. OMB Control Number: 2900–New (Omnibus). Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Abstract: The survey will enable VA Pharmacy Benefits Management Strategy Health Care Group (PMB) in gathering patients’ perspective in the formulary decisions involving the safety and effectiveness of medications used in the VA system. PBM will use the data collected to determine how medications used in the VA system impact the patient’s quality of care; frequency of side-effects of specific medication and drug combination; and the patient’s satisfaction with the overall drug therapy benefit package and process within VHA. An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments on this collection of information was published on October 1, 2007, at pages 55857–55858. Affected Public: Individuals or Households. Estimated Annual Burden: 6,667 hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 40 minutes. E:\FR\FM\12DEN1.SGM 12DEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 238 / Wednesday, December 12, 2007 / Notices Frequency of Response: Annually. Estimated Number of Respondents: 10,000. Dated: December 5, 2007. By direction of the Secretary. Denise McLamb, Program Analyst, Records Management Service. [FR Doc. E7–24018 Filed 12–11–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0702] Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501–21), this notice announces that the Veterans Health Administration (VHA), Department of Veterans Affairs, will submit the collection of information abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The PRA submission describes the 15:54 Dec 11, 2007 Jkt 214001 Comments must be submitted on or before January 11, 2008. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information through https://www.Regulations.gov; or to VA’s OMB Desk Officer, OMB Human Resources and Housing Branch, New Executive Office Building, Room 10235, Washington, DC 20503 (202) 395–7316. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900– 0702’’ in any correspondence. DATES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION OR A COPY OF THE SUBMISSION CONTACT: Denise Agency Information Collection Activities Under OMB Review VerDate Aug<31>2005 nature of the information collection and its expected cost and burden and includes the actual data collection instrument. McLamb, Records Management Service (005R1B), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 461–7485, Fax (202) 273–0443 or e-mail: denise.mclamb@mail.va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0702.’’ SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Request for National Provider Identification Number, VA Form 10– 0449A. OMB Control Number: 2900–0702. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Abstract: Health care providers for veterans in the private sector (non-VA PO 00000 Frm 00087 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 70645 providers) are requesting local VA medical centers to provide National Provider Identifier (NPI) numbers for VA facilities and VA clinicians who have referred patients to them. NPI numbers are used by non VA providers to request reimbursement for medical care provided to veterans. An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments on this collection of information was published on October 1, 2007 at pages 55860–55861. Affected Public: Business or other for profit. Estimated Total Annual Burden: 10 hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 3 minutes. Frequency of Response: On occasion. Estimated Number of Respondents: 200. Dated: December 5, 2007. By direction of the Secretary. Denise McLamb, Program Analyst, Records Management Service. [FR Doc. E7–24019 Filed 12–11–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P E:\FR\FM\12DEN1.SGM 12DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 238 (Wednesday, December 12, 2007)]
[Notices]
[Pages 70644-70645]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E7-24018]


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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS

[OMB Control No. 2900-New (Omnibus)]


Agency Information Collection Activities Under OMB Review

AGENCY: Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 
(44 U.S.C. 3501-3521), this notice announces that the Veterans Health 
Administration (VHA), Department of Veterans Affairs, will submit the 
collection of information abstracted below to the Office of Management 
and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The PRA submission describes 
the nature of the information collection and its expected cost and 
burden; it includes the actual data collection instrument.

DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before January 11, 2008.

ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information 
through https://www.Regulations.gov or to VA's OMB Desk Officer, OMB 
Human Resources and Housing Branch, New Executive Office Building, Room 
10235, Washington, DC 20503 (202) 395-7316. Please refer to ``OMB 
Control No. 2900-New (Omnibus)'' in any correspondence.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Denise McLamb, Records Management 
Service (005R1B), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, 
NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 461-7485, FAX (202) 273-0443 or e-mail 
denise.mclamb@mail.va.gov. Please refer to ``OMB Control No. 2900-New 
(Omnibus).''

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    Title: Omnibus Medication Survey.
    OMB Control Number: 2900-New (Omnibus).
    Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.
    Abstract: The survey will enable VA Pharmacy Benefits Management 
Strategy Health Care Group (PMB) in gathering patients' perspective in 
the formulary decisions involving the safety and effectiveness of 
medications used in the VA system. PBM will use the data collected to 
determine how medications used in the VA system impact the patient's 
quality of care; frequency of side-effects of specific medication and 
drug combination; and the patient's satisfaction with the overall drug 
therapy benefit package and process within VHA.
    An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required 
to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a 
currently valid OMB control number. The Federal Register Notice with a 
60-day comment period soliciting comments on this collection of 
information was published on October 1, 2007, at pages 55857-55858.
    Affected Public: Individuals or Households.
    Estimated Annual Burden: 6,667 hours.
    Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 40 minutes.

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    Frequency of Response: Annually.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 10,000.

    Dated: December 5, 2007.

    By direction of the Secretary.
Denise McLamb,
Program Analyst, Records Management Service.
[FR Doc. E7-24018 Filed 12-11-07; 8:45 am]
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