Proposed Information Collection (Application for Work-Study Allowance) Activity: Comment Request, 69720 [E8-27506]

Download as PDF 69720 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 224 / Wednesday, November 19, 2008 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0209] Proposed Information Collection (Application for Work-Study Allowance) Activity: Comment Request Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. cprice-sewell on PROD1PC64 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension of a currently approved collection, and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments for information needed to determine a claimant’s eligibility for work-study benefits. DATES: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection of information should be received on or before January 20, 2009. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information through Federal Docket Management System (FDMS) at 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. 2900–0209’’ in any correspondence. During the comment period, comments may be viewed online through FDMS. 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 VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:14 Nov 18, 2008 Jkt 217001 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. Application for Work-Study Allowance, VA Form 22–8691. b. Student Work-Study Agreement (Advance Payment), VA Form 22–8692. c. Extended Student Work-Study Agreement, VA Form 22–8692a. d. Work-Study Agreement, VA Form 22–8692b. OMB Control Number: 2900–0209. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Abstract: a. VA Form 22–8691 is used by claimants to apply for work-study benefits. b. VA Form 22–8692 is used by claimants to request an advance payment of work-study allowance. c. VA Form 22–8692a is used by the claimant to extend his or her workstudy contract. d. VA Form 22–8692b is used by claimants who do not want a workstudy advanced allowance payment. The data collected is used to determine the applicant’s eligibility for work-study allowance and the amount payable. Affected Public: Individuals or households. Estimated Annual Burden: a. VA Form 22–8691—4,350 hours. b. VA Form 22–8692—608 hours. c. VA Form 22–8692a—25 hours. d. VA Form 22–8692b—608 hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: a. VA Form 22–8691—15 minutes. b. VA Form 22–8692—5 minutes. c. VA Form 22–8692a—3 minutes. d. VA Form 22–8692b—5 minutes. Frequency of Response: Annually. Estimated Number of Respondents: a. VA Form 22–8691—17,400. b. VA Form 22–8692—7,300. c. VA Form 22–8692a—500. d. VA Form 22–8692b—7,300. By direction of the Secretary. Denise McLamb, Program Analyst, Records Management Service. [FR Doc. E8–27506 Filed 11–18–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P PO 00000 Frm 00122 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0676] Proposed Information Collection (National Acquisition Center Customer Response Survey) Activity; Comment Request Office of Management, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Office of Management (OM), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each extension of a currently approved collection, and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments on the information needed to measure customer satisfaction with delivered products and services. DATES: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection of information should be received on or before January 20, 2009. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information through the Federal Docket Management System (FDMS) https://www.Regulations.gov; or to Arita Tillman, Acquisition Policy Division (049P1), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420; or e-mail: arita.tillman@va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0676’’ in any correspondence. During the comment period, comments may be viewed online through FDMS. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Arita Tillman at (202) 461–6859, FAX 202–273–6229 SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under the PRA of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13; 44 U.S.C. 3501–21), 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, (OM) invites comments on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of (OM)’s functions, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) the accuracy of (OM)’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of E:\FR\FM\19NON1.SGM 19NON1

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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS

[OMB Control No. 2900-0209]


Proposed Information Collection (Application for Work-Study 
Allowance) Activity: Comment Request

AGENCY: Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans 
Affairs.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of 
Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment 
on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under 
the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are 
required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each 
proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension 
of a currently approved collection, and allow 60 days for public 
comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments for 
information needed to determine a claimant's eligibility for work-study 
benefits.

DATES: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection 
of information should be received on or before January 20, 2009.

ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information 
through Federal Docket Management System (FDMS) at 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. 2900-0209'' in any correspondence. During the comment 
period, comments may be viewed online through FDMS.

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. Application for Work-Study Allowance, VA Form 22-8691.
    b. Student Work-Study Agreement (Advance Payment), VA Form 22-8692.
    c. Extended Student Work-Study Agreement, VA Form 22-8692a.
    d. Work-Study Agreement, VA Form 22-8692b.
    OMB Control Number: 2900-0209.
    Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.
    Abstract:
    a. VA Form 22-8691 is used by claimants to apply for work-study 
benefits.
    b. VA Form 22-8692 is used by claimants to request an advance 
payment of work-study allowance.
    c. VA Form 22-8692a is used by the claimant to extend his or her 
work-study contract.
    d. VA Form 22-8692b is used by claimants who do not want a work-
study advanced allowance payment.
    The data collected is used to determine the applicant's eligibility 
for work-study allowance and the amount payable.
    Affected Public: Individuals or households.
    Estimated Annual Burden:
    a. VA Form 22-8691--4,350 hours.
    b. VA Form 22-8692--608 hours.
    c. VA Form 22-8692a--25 hours.
    d. VA Form 22-8692b--608 hours.
    Estimated Average Burden per Respondent:
    a. VA Form 22-8691--15 minutes.
    b. VA Form 22-8692--5 minutes.
    c. VA Form 22-8692a--3 minutes.
    d. VA Form 22-8692b--5 minutes.
    Frequency of Response: Annually.
    Estimated Number of Respondents:
    a. VA Form 22-8691--17,400.
    b. VA Form 22-8692--7,300.
    c. VA Form 22-8692a--500.
    d. VA Form 22-8692b--7,300.

    By direction of the Secretary.
Denise McLamb,
Program Analyst, Records Management Service.
[FR Doc. E8-27506 Filed 11-18-08; 8:45 am]
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