Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request, 21958 [E8-8626]

Download as PDF 21958 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 79 / Wednesday, April 23, 2008 / Notices representative of the target groups for the public assistance research or evaluation project in question. ANNUAL BURDEN ESTIMATES Instrument Number of respondents Number of responses per respondent Average burden hours per response Total annual burden hours Survey Development Field Tests, Respondent Debriefing Questionnaires, Cognitive Interviews and Focus Groups ...................................................... 1,000 1 1 1,000 Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 1,000. 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 Planning, Research and Evaluation, 370 L’Enfant Promenade, SW., Washington, DC 20447, Attn: OPRE Reports Clearance Officer. E-mail address: OPREinfocollection@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) 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: April 14, 2008. Brendan C. Kelly, OPRE Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. E8–8625 Filed 4–22–08; 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 OMB No.: New Collection. Description: The Administration for Children and Families (ACF), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), is proposing a data collection activity as part of the Exploration of Low-Income Couples’ Decision Making (CDM) Processes study. This project will gather important information that will be useful for improving social services delivery approaches for working with individuals in couple relationships. The proposed collection will consist of a telephone survey and in-home observation of low-income couples. These data collection efforts will examine sources of conflict and assess decision-making processes among lowincome couples—especially in relation to issues directly addressed by social service programs (e.g., employment, housing, etc.) Respondents: Low-income couples. Title: Exploration of Low-Income Couples’ Decision-Making Processes. ANNUAL BURDEN ESTIMATES Annual number of respondents Instrument mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES Telephone Survey ............................................................................................ In-Home Observation ....................................................................................... Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 270. Additional Information: Copies of the proposed collection may be obtained by writing to the Administration for Children and Families, Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation, 370 L’Enfant Promenade, SW., Washington, DC 20447, Attn: OPRE Reports Clearance Officer. All requests should be identified by the title of the information collection. E-mail address: OPREinfocollection@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 VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:58 Apr 22, 2008 Jkt 214001 90 90 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. PO 00000 Number of responses per respondent Average burden hours per response 1 1 Estimated annual burden hours .333 2.666 30 240 Dated: April 14, 2008. Brendan C. Kelly, Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. E8–8626 Filed 4–22–08; 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: Child Care and Development Fund Tribal Plan (Form ACF–118–A). Frm 00059 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\23APN1.SGM 23APN1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 79 (Wednesday, April 23, 2008)]
[Notices]
[Page 21958]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E8-8626]


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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Administration for Children and Families


Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request

    Title: Exploration of Low-Income Couples' Decision-Making 
Processes.
    OMB No.: New Collection.
    Description: The Administration for Children and Families (ACF), 
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), is proposing a data 
collection activity as part of the Exploration of Low-Income Couples' 
Decision Making (CDM) Processes study. This project will gather 
important information that will be useful for improving social services 
delivery approaches for working with individuals in couple 
relationships. The proposed collection will consist of a telephone 
survey and in-home observation of low-income couples. These data 
collection efforts will examine sources of conflict and assess 
decision-making processes among low-income couples--especially in 
relation to issues directly addressed by social service programs (e.g., 
employment, housing, etc.)
    Respondents: Low-income couples.

                                             Annual Burden Estimates
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                                                   Annual number     Number of        Average        Estimated
                   Instrument                           of         responses per   burden hours    annual burden
                                                    respondents     respondent     per response        hours
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Telephone Survey................................              90               1            .333              30
In-Home Observation.............................              90               1           2.666             240
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    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 270.
    Additional Information: Copies of the proposed collection may be 
obtained by writing to the Administration for Children and Families, 
Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation, 370 L'Enfant Promenade, 
SW., Washington, DC 20447, Attn: OPRE Reports Clearance Officer. All 
requests should be identified by the title of the information 
collection. E-mail address: OPREinfocollection@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: April 14, 2008.
Brendan C. Kelly,
Reports Clearance Officer.
 [FR Doc. E8-8626 Filed 4-22-08; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4184-01-M