Office for Victims of Crime; Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comments Requested, 70371-70372 [E8-27634]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 225 / Thursday, November 20, 2008 / Notices rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES Written comments and/or suggestions regarding the items contained in this notice, especially the estimated public burden and associated response time, should be directed to the Office of Management and Budget, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attention: Department of Justice Desk Officer, Washington, DC 20530. Additionally, comments may also be submitted to OMB via facsimile to (202) 395–5806. Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of the following four points: —Evaluate whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; —Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; —Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and —Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. Overview of This Information Collection (1) Type of Information Collection: Revision of a Currently Approved Collection. (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Notice of Appeal from a Decision of an Immigration Judge. (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the Department of Justice sponsoring the collection: Form EOIR 26, Executive Office for Immigration Review, United States Department of Justice. (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary: A party (either the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement of the Department of Homeland Security or the respondent/ applicant) who appeals a decision of an Immigration Judge to the Board of Immigration Appeals (Board). Other: None. Abstract: A party affected by a decision of an Immigration Judge may appeal that decision to the Board, provided the Board has jurisdiction pursuant to 8 CFR 1003.1(b). An appeal VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:26 Nov 19, 2008 Jkt 217001 from an Immigration Judge’s decision is taken by completing the Form EOIR–26 and submitting it to the Board. (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond/reply: It is estimated that 23,417 respondents will complete the form annually with an average of thirty minutes per response. (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: There are an estimated 11,708.5 total burden hours associated with this collection annually. If additional information is required, contact: Lynn Bryant, Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, Justice Management Division, Policy and Planning Staff, Patrick Henry Building, Suite 1600, 601 D Street, NW., Washington, DC 20530. Dated: November 14, 2008. Lynn Bryant, Department Clearance Officer, PRA, United States Department of Justice. [FR Doc. E8–27645 Filed 11–19–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–30–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Office of Justice Programs [OMB Number 1121–0142] Office for Victims of Crime; Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comments Requested 30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Extension of a currently approved collection; Victims of Crime Act, Crime Victim Assistance Grant Program Performance Report. ACTION: The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. This proposed information collection was previously published in the Federal Register Volume 73, Number 180, page 53444 on September 16, 2008, allowing for a 60 day comment period. The purpose of this notice is to allow for an additional 30 days for public comment until December 22, 2008. This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10. PO 00000 Frm 00063 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 70371 Written comments and/or suggestions regarding the items contained in this notice, especially the estimated public burden and associated response time, should be directed to the Office of Management and Budget, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attention Department of Justice Desk Officer, Washington, DC 20503. Additionally, comments may be submitted to OMB via facsimile to (202) 395–5806. Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of the following four points: —Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; —Evaluate the accuracy of the agencies estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; —Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and —Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. Overview of this Information Collection (1) Type of Information Collection: Extension of a currently approved collection. (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Victims of Crime Act, Crime Victim Assistance Grant Program, Subgrant Award Report. (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the Department sponsoring the collection: The form number is 1121–0142. Office for Victims of Crime, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice is sponsoring the collection. (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary: State government. Other: None. The VOCA, Crime Victim Assistance Grant Program, Subgrant Award Report is a required submission by state grantees, within 90 days of their awarding a subgrant for the provision of crime victim services. VOCA and the Program Guidelines require each state victim assistance office to report to OVC on the impact of the Federal funds, to E:\FR\FM\20NON1.SGM 20NON1 70372 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 225 / Thursday, November 20, 2008 / Notices certify compliance with the eligibility requirements of VOCA, and to provide a summary of proposed activities. This information will be aggregated and serve as supporting documentation for the Director’s biennial report to the President and to the Congress on the effectiveness of the activities supported by these grants. This request is for an extension of a currently approved reporting instrument, with no revisions. (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond/reply: The number of VOCAfunded victim assistance programs varies widely from State to State. A review of information currently available to this Office on the number of active victim assistanceprograms in 15 states selected for variance in size and population revealed that a State would be responsible for entering subgrant data for as many as 436 programs (California) to as few as 12 programs (District of Columbia). The estimated time to enter a record via the Grants Management System is three minutes (.05 hour). Therefore, the estimated clerical time can range from 36 minutes to 22 hours, based on the number of records that are entered. It would take 295 hours to enter 5,900 responses electronically [5,900 × .05 hour]. (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: The current estimated burden is 295 (5,900 responses × .05 hour per response = 295 hours). There is no increase in the annual recordkeeping and reporting burden. If additional information is required contact: Lynn Bryant, Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, Justice Management Division, Policy and Planning Staff, Patrick Henry Building, Suite 1600, 601 D Street, NW., Washington, DC 20530. Dated: November 17, 2008. Lynn Bryant, Department Clearance Officer, PRA U.S. Department of Justice. [FR Doc. E8–27634 Filed 11–19–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–18–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Office of the Secretary rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request November 17, 2008. The Department of Labor (DOL) hereby announces the submission of the following public information collection request (ICR) to the Office of VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:26 Nov 19, 2008 Jkt 217001 Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13, 44 U.S.C. chapter 35). A copy of this ICR, with applicable supporting documentation; including among other things a description of the likely respondents, proposed frequency of response, and estimated total burden may be obtained from the RegInfo.gov Web site at http://www.reginfo.gov/ public/do/PRAMain or by contacting Amy Hobby on 202–693–4553 (this is not a toll-free number)/e-mail: DOL_PRA_PUBLIC@dol.gov. Interested parties are encouraged to send comments to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attn: OMB Desk Officer for Departmental Management (DM), Office of Management and Budget, Room 10235, Washington, DC 20503, Telephone: 202–395–7316/Fax: 202– 395–6974 (these are not toll-free numbers), e-mail: OIRA_submission@omb.eop.gov within 30 days from the date of this publication in the Federal Register. In order to ensure the appropriate consideration, comments should reference the OMB Control Number (see below). The OMB is particularly interested in comments which: • Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; • Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; • Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and • Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. Agency: International Labor Affairs Bureau. Type of Review: New collection (Request for a new OMB Control Number). Title of Collection: Data Collection for OCFT Program Evaluation. OMB Control Number: 1290–0NEW. Affected Public: Federal Government, Individuals or Households, Businesses or other for-profits, Not-for-profit institutions. PO 00000 Frm 00064 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Total Estimated Number of Respondents: 490. Total Estimated Annual Burden Hours: 520. Description: This collection will provide critical information to the Office of Child Labor, Forced Labor and Human Trafficking (OCFT) on the impact of its technical cooperation program to combat exploitive child labor. For additional information, see related notice published at 73 FR 19529 on April 10, 2008. Darrin A. King, Departmental Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. E8–27592 Filed 11–19–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–28–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employee Benefits Security Administration [Application Nos. and Proposed Exemptions; Heico Holding Inc. Pension Plan, D–11428; D–11450, Brewster Dairy, Inc. 401(k) Profit Sharing Plan (the Plan); and Starrett Corporation Pension Plan (the Plan), D–11473, et al.] Notice of Proposed Exemptions Employee Benefits Security Administration, Labor. ACTION: Notice of Proposed Exemptions. AGENCY: SUMMARY: This document contains notices of pendency before the Department of Labor (the Department) of proposed exemptions from certain of the prohibited transaction restrictions of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA or the Act) and/or the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 (the Code). Written Comments and Hearing Requests All interested persons are invited to submit written comments or requests for a hearing on the pending exemptions, unless otherwise stated in the Notice of Proposed Exemption, within 45 days from the date of publication of this Federal Register Notice. Comments and requests for a hearing should state: (1) The name, address, and telephone number of the person making the comment or request, and (2) the nature of the person’s interest in the exemption and the manner in which the person would be adversely affected by the exemption. A request for a hearing must also state the issues to be addressed and include a general description of the evidence to be presented at the hearing. ADDRESSES: All written comments and requests for a hearing (at least three copies) should be sent to the Employee E:\FR\FM\20NON1.SGM 20NON1

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DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Office of Justice Programs

[OMB Number 1121-0142]


 Office for Victims of Crime; Agency Information Collection 
Activities: Proposed Collection; Comments Requested

ACTION: 30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Extension 
of a currently approved collection; Victims of Crime Act, Crime Victim 
Assistance Grant Program Performance Report.

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    The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), 
Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) will be submitting the following 
information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget 
(OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published 
to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. This proposed 
information collection was previously published in the Federal Register 
Volume 73, Number 180, page 53444 on September 16, 2008, allowing for a 
60 day comment period.
    The purpose of this notice is to allow for an additional 30 days 
for public comment until December 22, 2008. This process is conducted 
in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10.
    Written comments and/or suggestions regarding the items contained 
in this notice, especially the estimated public burden and associated 
response time, should be directed to the Office of Management and 
Budget, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attention 
Department of Justice Desk Officer, Washington, DC 20503. Additionally, 
comments may be submitted to OMB via facsimile to (202) 395-5806. 
Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies 
concerning the proposed collection of information are encouraged. Your 
comments should address one or more of the following four points:

--Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary 
for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including 
whether the information will have practical utility;
--Evaluate the accuracy of the agencies estimate of the burden of the 
proposed collection of information, including the validity of the 
methodology and assumptions used;
--Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be 
collected; and
--Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are 
to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, 
electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or 
other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic 
submission of responses.

Overview of this Information Collection

    (1) Type of Information Collection: Extension of a currently 
approved collection.
    (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Victims of Crime Act, Crime 
Victim Assistance Grant Program, Subgrant Award Report.
    (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the 
Department sponsoring the collection: The form number is 1121-0142. 
Office for Victims of Crime, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. 
Department of Justice is sponsoring the collection.
    (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as 
well as a brief abstract: Primary: State government. Other: None. The 
VOCA, Crime Victim Assistance Grant Program, Subgrant Award Report is a 
required submission by state grantees, within 90 days of their awarding 
a subgrant for the provision of crime victim services. VOCA and the 
Program Guidelines require each state victim assistance office to 
report to OVC on the impact of the Federal funds, to

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certify compliance with the eligibility requirements of VOCA, and to 
provide a summary of proposed activities. This information will be 
aggregated and serve as supporting documentation for the Director's 
biennial report to the President and to the Congress on the 
effectiveness of the activities supported by these grants. This request 
is for an extension of a currently approved reporting instrument, with 
no revisions.
    (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount 
of time estimated for an average respondent to respond/reply: The 
number of VOCA-funded victim assistance programs varies widely from 
State to State. A review of information currently available to this 
Office on the number of active victim assistanceprograms in 15 states 
selected for variance in size and population revealed that a State 
would be responsible for entering subgrant data for as many as 436 
programs (California) to as few as 12 programs (District of Columbia).
    The estimated time to enter a record via the Grants Management 
System is three minutes (.05 hour). Therefore, the estimated clerical 
time can range from 36 minutes to 22 hours, based on the number of 
records that are entered. It would take 295 hours to enter 5,900 
responses electronically [5,900 x .05 hour].
    (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated 
with the collection: The current estimated burden is 295 (5,900 
responses x .05 hour per response = 295 hours). There is no increase in 
the annual recordkeeping and reporting burden.
    If additional information is required contact: Lynn Bryant, 
Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, Justice 
Management Division, Policy and Planning Staff, Patrick Henry Building, 
Suite 1600, 601 D Street, NW., Washington, DC 20530.

    Dated: November 17, 2008.
Lynn Bryant,
Department Clearance Officer, PRA U.S. Department of Justice.
[FR Doc. E8-27634 Filed 11-19-08; 8:45 am]
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