Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection: Comment Request, 78373-78374 [E8-30286]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 246 / Monday, December 22, 2008 / Notices Management Web site transitioned to the Federal Dockets Management System (FDMS). FDMS is a Government-wide, electronic docket management system. Electronic comments or submissions will be accepted by FDA only through FDMS at http://www.regulations.gov. Dated: December 16, 2008. Jeffrey Shuren, Associate Commissioner for Policy and Planning. [FR Doc. E8–30440 Filed 12–19–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4160–01–S DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Health Resources and Services Administration Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection: Comment Request In compliance with the requirement for opportunity for public comment on proposed data collection projects (section 3506(c)(2)(A) of Title 44, United States Code, as amended by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104–13), the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) publishes periodic summaries of proposed projects being developed for submission to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. To request more information on the proposed project or to obtain a copy of the data collection plans and draft instruments, e-mail paperwork@hrsa.gov or call the HRSA Reports Clearance Officer on (301) 443– 1129. Comments are invited on: (a) The proposed collection of information for the proper performance of the functions of the agency; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (c) ways to enhance 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. Proposed Project: The Health Professions Student Loan (HPSL) and Nursing Student Loan (NSL) Programs: Forms (OMB No. 0915–0044): Extension The HPSL Program provides longterm, low-interest loans to students Number of respondents Form Responses per respondent 78373 attending schools of medicine, osteopathic medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine, optometry, podiatric medicine, and pharmacy. The NSL Program provides long-term, lowinterest loans to students who attend eligible schools of nursing in programs leading to a diploma in nursing, and an associate degree, a baccalaureate degree, or a graduate degree in nursing. Participating HPSL and NSL schools are responsible for determining eligibility of applicants, making loans, and collecting monies owed by borrowers on their outstanding loans. The deferment form (HRSA form 519) provides the schools with documentation of a borrower’s eligibility for deferment. The Annual Operating Report (AOR–HRSA form 501) provides the Federal Government with information from participating and non-participating schools (schools that are no longer granting loans but are required to report and maintain program records, student records, and repayment records until all student loans are repaid in full and all monies due the Federal Government are returned) relating to HPSL and NSL program operations and financial activities. The estimate of burden is as follows: Total responses Hours per response Total burden hours Deferment HRSA–519 ..................................... AOR–HRSA–501 ............................................. 2,011 907 1 1 2,011 907 0.166 4 334 3,628 Total ................................................... 2,918 ............................ 2,918 ............................ 3,962 E-mail comments to paperwork@hrsa.gov or mail the HRSA Reports Clearance Officer, Room 10–33, Parklawn Building, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, MD 20857. Written comments should be received within 60 days of this notice. Dated: December 15, 2008. Alexandra Huttinger, Director, Division of Policy Review and Coordination. [FR Doc. E8–30284 Filed 12–19–08; 8:45 am] mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES BILLING CODE 4165–15–P VerDate Aug<31>2005 19:07 Dec 19, 2008 Jkt 217001 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Health Resources and Services Administration Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection: Comment Request In compliance with the requirement for opportunity for public comment on proposed data collection projects (section 3506(c)(2)(A) of Title 44, United States Code, as amended by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104–13), the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) publishes periodic summaries of proposed projects being developed for submission to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. To request more information on the proposed project or to obtain a copy of the data collection plans and draft PO 00000 Frm 00090 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 instruments, e-mail paperwork@hrsa.gov or call the HRSA Reports Clearance Officer on (301) 443– 1129. Comments are invited on: (a) The proposed collection of information for the proper performance of the functions of the agency; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (c) ways to enhance 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. Proposed Project: Faculty Loan Repayment Program (FLRP) Application (OMB No. 0915–0150)— Extension Under the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Faculty Loan Repayment Program, degree E:\FR\FM\22DEN1.SGM 22DEN1 78374 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 246 / Monday, December 22, 2008 / Notices trained health professionals and fulltime students in their final year of study from disadvantaged backgrounds may enter into a contract under which the Department of Health and Human Services will make payments on eligible health professions educational loans in exchange for a minimum of two years of service as a full-time or part-time faculty member of an accredited health professions college or university. Applicants must complete an Number of respondents Form Responses per respondent application and provide all other required documentation, including information on all eligible health professions educational loans. The estimated annual burden is as follows: Total responses Hours per response Total burden hours Online application ........................................ Institution Employment Form ....................... Loan Information & Verification Form .......... Checklist Form ............................................. BCRSIS Online Banking Form .................... 181 181 181 181 181 1 1 3 1 1 181 181 543 181 181 1 1 1 .50 .50 Total ...................................................... 181 7 543 4 E-mail comments to paperwork@hrsa.gov or mail the HRSA Reports Clearance Officer, Room 10–33, Parklawn Building, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, MD 20857. Written comments should be received within 60 days of this notice. TPatterson@hrsa.gov; telephone: 301–594– 4140. Dated: December 15, 2008. Alexandra Huttinger, Director, Division of Policy Review and Coordination. [FR Doc. E8–30286 Filed 12–19–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4165–15–P BILLING CODE 4165–15–P Indian Health Service DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Health Resources and Services Administration National Advisory Council on the National Health Service Corps; Notice of Meeting mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES In accordance with section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Public Law 92–463), notice is hereby given of the following meeting: Name: National Advisory Council on the National Health Service Corps. Dates and Times: January 8, 2009, 3 p.m.– 4:45 p.m.; January 9, 2009, 9 a.m.–4:45 p.m.; and January 10, 2009, 8:45 a.m.–1:30 p.m. Place: Hilton Washington DC/Rockville Executive Meeting Center, 1750 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD 20852, Phone: 301–468– 1100. Status: The meeting will be open to the public. Agenda: The Council will be convening in Rockville, Maryland, to hear updates from the Bureau of Clinician Recruitment and Service (BCRS), discuss recruitment strategies for the National Health Service Corps, and address current workforce issues. The agenda will also cover priorities to be set for the 2009 calendar year for the Council. For Further Information Contact: Tira Patterson, BCRS, Health Resources and Services Administration, Parklawn Building, Room 8A–55, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, Maryland 20857; e-mail: VerDate Aug<31>2005 19:07 Dec 19, 2008 Jkt 217001 Dated: December 15, 2008. Alexandra Huttinger, Director, Division of Policy Review and Coordination. [FR Doc. E8–30298 Filed 12–19–08; 8:45 am] DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Request for Public Comment: 30-Day Proposed Information Collection: Indian Health Service Background; Investigations of Individuals in Positions Involving Regular Contact With or Control Over Indian Children, OPM–306 Indian Health Service, HHS. Notice. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: In compliance with Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 which requires 30 days for public comment on proposed information collection projects, the Indian Health Service (IHS) has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve the information collection listed below. This proposed information collection project was previously published in the Federal Register (73 FR 23254) on September 24, 2008, and allowed 60 days for public comment. No public comment was received in response to the notice. The purpose of this notice is to allow 30 days for public comment to be submitted directly to OMB. Proposed Collection: Title: 0917– 0028, ‘‘IHS Background Investigations of Individuals in Positions Involving Regular Contact With or Control Over Indian Children, OPM–306. Type of Information Collection Request: PO 00000 Frm 00091 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 181 181 543 90.50 90.50 1,068 Extension, without revision, of currently approved information collection, 0917– 0028, ‘‘IHS Background Investigations of Individuals in Positions Involving Regular Contact With or Control Over Indian Children, OPM–306.’’ Form Number: OPM–306. Forms: Declaration for Federal Employment. Need and Use of Information Collection: This is a request for approval of information collection required by Section 408 of the Indian Child Protection and Family Violence Prevention Act, Pub. L. 101–630, 104 Stat. 4544, and 25 U.S.C. 3201–3211. The IRS is required to compile a list of all authorized positions within the IHS where the duties and responsibilities involve regular contact with, or control over, Indian children; and to conduct an investigation of the character of each individual who is employed, or is being considered for employment in a position having regular contact with, or control over, Indian children. Section 3207(b) of the Indian Child Protection and Family Violence Prevention Act was amended by Section 814 of U.S.C. 3031, the Native American Laws Technical Corrections Act of 2000, which requires that the regulations prescribing the minimum standards of character ensure that none of the individuals appointed to positions involving regular contact with, or control over, Indian children have been found guilty of, or entered a plea of nolo contendere or guilty to any felonious offense, or any of two or more misdemeanor offenses under Federal, State, or Tribal law involving crimes of violence; sexual assault, molestation, exploitation, contact or prostitution; crimes against persons; or offenses committed against children. In addition, 42 U.S.C. 13041 requires each agency of the Federal Government, and every facility operated by the Federal Government (or operated under contract with the Federal Government), that E:\FR\FM\22DEN1.SGM 22DEN1

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[FR Doc No: E8-30286]


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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Health Resources and Services Administration


Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection: 
Comment Request

    In compliance with the requirement for opportunity for public 
comment on proposed data collection projects (section 3506(c)(2)(A) of 
Title 44, United States Code, as amended by the Paperwork Reduction Act 
of 1995, Public Law 104-13), the Health Resources and Services 
Administration (HRSA) publishes periodic summaries of proposed projects 
being developed for submission to the Office of Management and Budget 
(OMB) under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. To request more 
information on the proposed project or to obtain a copy of the data 
collection plans and draft instruments, e-mail paperwork@hrsa.gov or 
call the HRSA Reports Clearance Officer on (301) 443-1129.
    Comments are invited on: (a) The proposed collection of information 
for the proper performance of the functions of the agency; (b) the 
accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed 
collection of information; (c) ways to enhance 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.

Proposed Project: Faculty Loan Repayment Program (FLRP) Application 
(OMB No. 0915-0150)--Extension

    Under the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) 
Faculty Loan Repayment Program, degree

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trained health professionals and full-time students in their final year 
of study from disadvantaged backgrounds may enter into a contract under 
which the Department of Health and Human Services will make payments on 
eligible health professions educational loans in exchange for a minimum 
of two years of service as a full-time or part-time faculty member of 
an accredited health professions college or university. Applicants must 
complete an application and provide all other required documentation, 
including information on all eligible health professions educational 
loans.
    The estimated annual burden is as follows:

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                                                                  Number of       Responses per                         Hours per         Total burden
                            Form                                 respondents       respondent      Total responses       response            hours
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Online application..........................................               181                 1               181               1                181
Institution Employment Form.................................               181                 1               181               1                181
Loan Information & Verification Form........................               181                 3               543               1                543
Checklist Form..............................................               181                 1               181                .50              90.50
BCRSIS Online Banking Form..................................               181                 1               181                .50              90.50
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    Total...................................................               181                 7               543               4              1,068
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    E-mail comments to paperwork@hrsa.gov or mail the HRSA Reports 
Clearance Officer, Room 10-33, Parklawn Building, 5600 Fishers Lane, 
Rockville, MD 20857. Written comments should be received within 60 days 
of this notice.

    Dated: December 15, 2008.
Alexandra Huttinger,
Director, Division of Policy Review and Coordination.
 [FR Doc. E8-30286 Filed 12-19-08; 8:45 am]
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