Agency Information Collection Request; 30-Day Public Comment Request, 49674-49675 [E8-19460]

Download as PDF jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES 49674 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 164 / Friday, August 22, 2008 / Notices pursuant to the Bank Holding Company Act of 1956 (12 U.S.C. 1841 et seq.) (BHC Act), Regulation Y (12 CFR Part 225), and all other applicable statutes and regulations to become a bank holding company and/or to acquire the assets or the ownership of, control of, or the power to vote shares of a bank or bank holding company and all of the banks and nonbanking companies owned by the bank holding company, including the companies listed below. The applications listed below, as well as other related filings required by the Board, are available for immediate inspection at the Federal Reserve Bank indicated. The applications also will be available for inspection at the offices of the Board of Governors. Interested persons may express their views in writing on the standards enumerated in the BHC Act (12 U.S.C. 1842(c)). If the proposal also involves the acquisition of a nonbanking company, the review also includes whether the acquisition of the nonbanking company complies with the standards in section 4 of the BHC Act (12 U.S.C. 1843). Unless otherwise noted, nonbanking activities will be conducted throughout the United States. Additional information on all bank holding companies may be obtained from the National Information Center website at www.ffiec.gov/nic/. Unless otherwise noted, comments regarding each of these applications must be received at the Reserve Bank indicated or the offices of the Board of Governors not later than September 18, 2008. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond (A. Linwood Gill, III, Vice President) 701 East Byrd Street, Richmond, Virginia 23261–4528: 1. Bank of America Corporation, and NB Holdings Corporation, both of Charlotte, North Carolina; to acquire 100 percent of the voting securities of Bank of America Illinois, National Association, Chicago, Illinois (in organization), and Bank of America Michigan, National Association, Troy, Michigan (in organization). B. Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta (Steve Foley, Vice President) 1000 Peachtree Street, N.E., Atlanta, Georgia 30309: 1. Piedmont Bancorp, Inc., Norcross, Georgia; to become a bank holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the outstanding shares of First Choice Community Bank 1874, Newnan, Georgia. VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:12 Aug 21, 2008 Jkt 214001 Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, August 19, 2008. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E8–19528 Filed 8–21–08; 8:45 am] Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, August 19, 2008. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E8–19526 Filed 8–21–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S BILLING CODE 6210–01–S FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Notice of Proposals to Engage in Permissible Nonbanking Activities or to Acquire Companies that are Engaged in Permissible Nonbanking Activities The companies listed in this notice have given notice under section 4 of the Bank Holding Company Act (12 U.S.C. 1843) (BHC Act) and Regulation Y (12 CFR Part 225) to engage de novo, or to acquire or control voting securities or assets of a company, including the companies listed below, that engages either directly or through a subsidiary or other company, in a nonbanking activity that is listed in § 225.28 of Regulation Y (12 CFR 225.28) or that the Board has determined by Order to be closely related to banking and permissible for bank holding companies. Unless otherwise noted, these activities will be conducted throughout the United States. Each notice is available for inspection at the Federal Reserve Bank indicated. The notice also will be available for inspection at the offices of the Board of Governors. Interested persons may express their views in writing on the question whether the proposal complies with the standards of section 4 of the BHC Act. Additional information on all bank holding companies may be obtained from the National Information Center website at www.ffiec.gov/nic/. Unless otherwise noted, comments regarding the applications must be received at the Reserve Bank indicated or the offices of the Board of Governors not later than September 9, 2008. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta (Steve Foley, Vice President) 1000 Peachtree Street, N.E., Atlanta, Georgia 30309: 1. Banco de Sabadell, S.A., Sabadell, Spain, and its subsidiary, TransAtlantic Holding Corp., Miami, Florida; to engage de novo in making, acquiring, brokering or servicing loans or other extensions of credit through a newlyformed subsidiary, Interstate Property Holdings, LLC, Miami, Florida, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(1) of Regulation Y. PO 00000 Frm 00033 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 [Document Identifier: OS–0990–New; 30Day Notice] Agency Information Collection Request; 30-Day Public Comment Request Office of the Secretary, HHS. In compliance with the requirement of section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Office of the Secretary (OS), Department of Health and Human Services, is publishing the following summary of a proposed collection for public comment. Interested persons are invited to send comments regarding this burden estimate or any other aspect of this collection of information, including any of the following subjects: (1) The necessity and utility of the proposed information collection for the proper performance of the agency’s functions; (2) the accuracy of the estimated burden; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology to minimize the information collection burden. To obtain copies of the supporting statement and any related forms for the proposed paperwork collections referenced above, e-mail your request, including your address, phone number, OMB number, and OS document identifier, to Sherette.funncoleman@hhs.gov, or call the Reports Clearance Office on (202) 690–5683. Send written comments and recommendations for the proposed information collections within 30 days of this notice directly to the OS OMB Desk Officer; faxed to OMB at 202–395– 6974.. Proposed Project: Trends in U.S. Public Awareness of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities (1999–2008)—NewOffice of Minority Health (OMH). Abstract: The proposed survey seeks to collect data for one of OMH’s annual performance measures, approved by OMB in February 2007, following Office of Management and Budget (OMB)’s examination of OMH using the Program Assessment Rating Tool (PART). This measure is to ‘‘increase awareness of AGENCY: E:\FR\FM\22AUN1.SGM 22AUN1 49675 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 164 / Friday, August 22, 2008 / Notices racial/ethnic health status and health care disparities in the general population.’’ Findings from this data collection will enable OMH to track progress on this measure over time as mandated by OMB PART requirements. The lack of general awareness and understanding about the nature and extent of racial and ethnic health disparities in the U.S. and the impact that such disparities are having on the overall health of the Nation have been cited as a major barrier to the provision of programmatic, budgetary, and policy attention to these issues. Therefore, one of the long-term, annual measures agreed upon was to ‘‘increase awareness of racial/ethnic health status and health care disparities in the general population.’’ Additionally, OMH can use the findings about progress made in raising awareness to identify collaborative partners in the federal government, at the state and local levels, among businesses and non-profits, and among the faith community, in order to reach a wider audience. These results can be used by program decision-makers and policy-makers, within and outside of HHS, who are interested in capturing progress made in the last eight years after exposing the U.S. population to information which confirms the existence, and societal effects, of racial and ethnic health disparities. ESTIMATED ANNUALIZED BURDEN TABLE Number of responses per respondent Number of respondents Type of respondent Average burden per response (in hours) Total burden hours General Population .......................................................................... Physician .......................................................................................... 4,100 360 1 1 14/60 14/60 957 84 Total .......................................................................................... ............................ ............................ ............................ 1,041 Terry Nicolosi, Office of the Secretary, Paperwork Reduction Act Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. E8–19460 Filed 8–21–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4150–29–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES [Document Identifier: OS–0990–0290; 30day notice] Agency Information Collection Request. 30-Day Public Comment Request Office of the Secretary, HHS. In compliance with the requirement of section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Office of the Secretary (OS), Department of Health and Human Services, is publishing the following summary of a proposed collection for public comment. Interested persons are invited to send comments regarding this burden estimate or any other aspect of this collection of information, including any of the following subjects: (1) The AGENCY: necessity and utility of the proposed information collection for the proper performance of the agency’s functions; (2) the accuracy of the estimated burden; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology to minimize the information collection burden. To obtain copies of the supporting statement and any related forms for the proposed paperwork collections referenced above, e-mail your request, including your address, phone number, OMB number, and OS document identifier, to Sherette.funncoleman@hhs.gov, or call the Reports Clearance Office on (202) 690–5683. Send written comments and recommendations for the proposed information collections within 30 days of this notice directly to the OS OMB Desk Officer; faxed to OMB at 202–395– 6974. Proposed Project: Evaluating the Title XX Adolescent Family Life (AFL) Program: Care Demonstration Projects— OMB No. 0990–0290—Revision—Office of Adolescent Pregnancy Programs (OAPP). Abstract: The Office of Adolescent Pregnancy Programs (OAPP) is requesting approval from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to revise a currently approved collection of information conducting a cross-site evaluation of the Adolescent Family Life (AFL) care demonstration program utilizing revised core evaluation instruments. ‘‘Evaluating the Title XX Adolescent Family Life (AFL) Program: Care Demonstration Projects’’ is authorized by Title XX of the Public Health Service Act. The program is requesting 3 year approval. Respondents will be pre-adolescents and adolescents aged 9–19 participating in the care demonstration projects and will complete pre-intervention surveys and post-intervention surveys. The affected public will be individuals in the demonstration projects and comparison participants. ESTIMATED ANNUALIZED BURDEN TABLE jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES Number of responses per respondent Number of respondents Form name Average burden per response (in hours) Total burden hours Baseline Care survey for pregnant adolescents ............................. Baseline Care survey for parenting adolescents ............................. Follow-up survey (at birth) ............................................................... Follow-up Care survey (6 months after birth) .................................. Follow-up Care survey (12 months after birth) ................................ 3,333 1,000 3,333 4,333 4,333 1 1 1 ............................ 1 23/60 23/60 23/60 23/60 23/60 1,278 383 1,278 1,661 1,661 Total .......................................................................................... ............................ ............................ ............................ 6,261 VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:12 Aug 21, 2008 Jkt 214001 PO 00000 Frm 00034 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\22AUN1.SGM 22AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 164 (Friday, August 22, 2008)]
[Notices]
[Pages 49674-49675]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E8-19460]


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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

[Document Identifier: OS-0990-New; 30-Day Notice]


Agency Information Collection Request; 30-Day Public Comment 
Request

AGENCY: Office of the Secretary, HHS.
    In compliance with the requirement of section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the 
Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Office of the Secretary (OS), 
Department of Health and Human Services, is publishing the following 
summary of a proposed collection for public comment. Interested persons 
are invited to send comments regarding this burden estimate or any 
other aspect of this collection of information, including any of the 
following subjects: (1) The necessity and utility of the proposed 
information collection for the proper performance of the agency's 
functions; (2) the accuracy of the estimated burden; (3) ways to 
enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be 
collected; and (4) the use of automated collection techniques or other 
forms of information technology to minimize the information collection 
burden.
    To obtain copies of the supporting statement and any related forms 
for the proposed paperwork collections referenced above, e-mail your 
request, including your address, phone number, OMB number, and OS 
document identifier, to Sherette.funncoleman@hhs.gov, or call the 
Reports Clearance Office on (202) 690-5683. Send written comments and 
recommendations for the proposed information collections within 30 days 
of this notice directly to the OS OMB Desk Officer; faxed to OMB at 
202-395-6974..
    Proposed Project: Trends in U.S. Public Awareness of Racial and 
Ethnic Health Disparities (1999-2008)--New-Office of Minority Health 
(OMH).
    Abstract: The proposed survey seeks to collect data for one of 
OMH's annual performance measures, approved by OMB in February 2007, 
following Office of Management and Budget (OMB)'s examination of OMH 
using the Program Assessment Rating Tool (PART). This measure is to 
``increase awareness of

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racial/ethnic health status and health care disparities in the general 
population.'' Findings from this data collection will enable OMH to 
track progress on this measure over time as mandated by OMB PART 
requirements.
    The lack of general awareness and understanding about the nature 
and extent of racial and ethnic health disparities in the U.S. and the 
impact that such disparities are having on the overall health of the 
Nation have been cited as a major barrier to the provision of 
programmatic, budgetary, and policy attention to these issues. 
Therefore, one of the long-term, annual measures agreed upon was to 
``increase awareness of racial/ethnic health status and health care 
disparities in the general population.''
    Additionally, OMH can use the findings about progress made in 
raising awareness to identify collaborative partners in the federal 
government, at the state and local levels, among businesses and non-
profits, and among the faith community, in order to reach a wider 
audience. These results can be used by program decision-makers and 
policy-makers, within and outside of HHS, who are interested in 
capturing progress made in the last eight years after exposing the U.S. 
population to information which confirms the existence, and societal 
effects, of racial and ethnic health disparities.

                                        Estimated Annualized Burden Table
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                                                                Number of      Average burden
           Type of respondent                 Number of       responses per   per response (in    Total burden
                                             respondents       respondent          hours)             hours
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General Population......................             4,100                 1             14/60               957
Physician...............................               360                 1             14/60                84
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    Total...............................  ................  ................  ................             1,041
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Terry Nicolosi,
Office of the Secretary, Paperwork Reduction Act Reports Clearance 
Officer.
 [FR Doc. E8-19460 Filed 8-21-08; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4150-29-P