Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request, 10252-10253 [E9-4926]

Download as PDF 10252 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 45 / Tuesday, March 10, 2009 / Notices Reproductive Health (CDC/DRH)). The NSFG is also used by state and local governments; private research and action organizations focused on men’s and women’s health, child well-being, and marriage and the family; academic researchers in the social and public health sciences; journalists, and many others. There is no cost to respondents other than their time. The total estimated annualized burden hours are 7,442. ESTIMATED ANNUALIZED BURDEN TABLE Number of responses Respondents/instruments Household Screener ...................................................................................................... Female Interview ........................................................................................................... Male Interview ................................................................................................................ Female and Male Verification questionnaire ................................................................. Female and Male Testing questions ............................................................................. Dated: February 27, 2009. Maryam I. Daneshvar, Acting Reports Clearance Officer, Office of the Chief Science Officer, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. [FR Doc. E9–4985 Filed 3–9–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4163–18–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Administration for Children and Families Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request Proposed Project Title: Head Start Family and Child Experiences Survey (FACES 2009). OMB No.: 0970–0151. Description: The Administration for Children and Families (ACF), U.S. Number of responses per respondent 14,000 2,750 2,250 1,400 250 Department of Health and Human Services, is planning to collect data on a new cohort for the Head Start Family and Child Experiences Survey (FACES). FACES is a longitudinal study of a nationally representative sample of Head Start programs and children that will collect information for Head Start performance measures. Data for FACES will be collected annually through interviews with Head Start parents, teachers, program directors and other Head Start staff, as well as direct child assessments and observations of Head Start classrooms. Data will be collected on a sample of approximately 3,400 children and families from 60 Head Start programs. Data collection will include assessments of Head Start children, interviews with their parents, and ratings by their Head Start teachers. Site visitors will interview Head Start teachers in Average burden per response (in hours) 1 1 1 1 1 3/60 1.5 1 5/60 1 approximately 405 classrooms and make observations of the types and quality of classroom activities. Interviews will also be conducted with Head Start program directors and other staff. A follow-up for children in Kindergarten will include child assessments, parent interviews, and teacher questionnaires and child ratings. The purpose of this data collection is to fulfill the requirements of the Government Performance and Results Act (GPRA) of 1993 (Pub. L. 103–62), and by the 1994 reauthorization of the Head Start program (Head Start Act, as amended, May 18, 1994, Section 649 (d)), which call for periodic assessments of Head Start’s quality and effectiveness. Respondents: Parents of Head Start Children, Head Start Children, Head Start Teachers, Head Start Program Directors and Staff, and Kindergarten Teachers of former Head Start enrollees. ANNUAL BURDEN ESTIMATES Annual number of respondents Instrument Number of responses per respondent Average burden hours per response Estimated annual burden hours Parent Interview Head Start Enrollees .......................................................... Parent Interview Head Start Leavers ............................................................ Child Assessment .......................................................................................... Head Start Teacher Interview ........................................................................ Head Start Teacher Child Rating .................................................................. Program Director Interview ............................................................................ Center Director Interview ............................................................................... Education Coordinator Interview ................................................................... Kindergarten Teacher Questionnaire ............................................................ Kindergarten Teacher Child Rating ............................................................... 2,357 828 3,245 405 405 20 40 20 1,128 1,128 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 9.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.3 1.3 1 0.25 0.75 0.50 0.17 0.50 0.50 10.50 0.50 0.17 2,357 207 2,434 203 620 10 20 10 733 249 Total Annual Burden Hours .................................................................... ........................ ........................ .......................... 6,843 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 VerDate Nov<24>2008 15:20 Mar 09, 2009 Jkt 217001 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 PO 00000 Frm 00035 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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 E:\FR\FM\10MRN1.SGM 10MRN1 10253 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 45 / Tuesday, March 10, 2009 / Notices Management and Budget Paperwork Reduction Project. Fax: 202–395–6974. Attn: Desk Officer for the Administration for Children and Families. Dated: March 4, 2009. Brendan C. Kelly, OPRE Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. E9–4926 Filed 3–9–09; 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: Help America Vote Act (HAVA) Voting Access Application and Annual Report. OMB No.: 0970–0327. Description: This is a revision to include the application for the previously cleared Help America Vote Act (HAVA) Annual report, Payments to States and Units of Local Government, (42 U.S.C. 15421). The Help America Vote Act (HAVA) application to States and Units of Local Government is required by Federal statute and regulation. Each State or Unit of Local Government must prepare an application to receive funds under the Help America Vote Act (HAVA), Public Law 107–252, Title II, Subtitle D, Part 2, Sections 261 to 265, Payments to States and Units of Local Government to Assure Access for Individuals with Disabilities (42 U.S.C. 15421–25). The application is provided in writing to the Administration for Children and Families, Administration on Developmental Disabilities. An annual report is required by Federal statute (the Help America Vote Act (HAVA) of 2002, Public Law 107– 252, Section 261, Payments to States and Units of Local Government, 42 U.S.C. 15421). Each State or Unit of Local Government must prepare and submit an annual report at the end of every fiscal year. The report addresses the activities conducted with the funds provided during the year. The information collected from the annual report will be aggregated into an annual profile of how States have utilized the funds and establish best practices for election officials. It will also provide an overview of the State election goals and accomplishments and permit the Administration on Developmental Disabilities to track voting progress to monitor grant activities. Respondents: Secretaries of State, Directors, State Election Boards, State Chief Election officials. ANNUAL BURDEN ESTIMATES Number of respondents Instrument Help America Vote Act (HAVA) Voting Access Annual Report ...................... Help America Vote Act (HAVA) Voting Access Application ............................ Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 3,950 Additional Information: Copies of the proposed collection may be obtained by writing to the Administration for Children and Families, Office of Administration, Office of Information Services, 370 L’Enfant Promenade, SW., Washington, DC 20447, Attn: ACF Reports Clearance Officer. All requests should be identified by the title of the information collection. E-mail address: infocollection@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. VerDate Nov<24>2008 15:20 Mar 09, 2009 Jkt 217001 50 55 Dated: March 5, 2009. Janean Chambers, Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. E9–4992 Filed 3–9–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4184–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Food and Drug Administration [Docket No. FDA–2008–N–0521] Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for Office of Management and Budget Review; Comment Request; Guidance for Clinical Trial Sponsors: Establishment and Operation of Clinical Trial Data Monitoring Committees AGENCY: Food and Drug Administration, HHS. ACTION: 1 1 Average burden hours per response Total burden hours 24 50 Frm 00036 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 1,200 2,750 DATES: Fax written comments on the collection of information by April 9, 2009. ADDRESSES: To ensure that comments on the information collection are received, OMB recommends that written comments be faxed to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, OMB, Attn: FDA Desk Officer, FAX: 202–395–6974, or e-mailed to oira_submission@omb.eop.gov. All comments should be identified with the OMB control number 0910–0581. Also include the FDA docket number found in brackets in the heading of this document. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jonna Capezzuto,Office of Information Management (HFA–710), Food and Drug Administration, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, MD 20857, 301–796–3794. In compliance with 44 U.S.C. 3507, FDA has submitted the following proposed collection of information to OMB for review and clearance. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice. SUMMARY: The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is announcing that a proposed collection of information has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. PO 00000 Number of responses per respondent E:\FR\FM\10MRN1.SGM 10MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 45 (Tuesday, March 10, 2009)]
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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Administration for Children and Families


Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request

Proposed Project

    Title: Head Start Family and Child Experiences Survey (FACES 2009).
    OMB No.: 0970-0151.
    Description: The Administration for Children and Families (ACF), 
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is planning to collect 
data on a new cohort for the Head Start Family and Child Experiences 
Survey (FACES). FACES is a longitudinal study of a nationally 
representative sample of Head Start programs and children that will 
collect information for Head Start performance measures. Data for FACES 
will be collected annually through interviews with Head Start parents, 
teachers, program directors and other Head Start staff, as well as 
direct child assessments and observations of Head Start classrooms.
    Data will be collected on a sample of approximately 3,400 children 
and families from 60 Head Start programs. Data collection will include 
assessments of Head Start children, interviews with their parents, and 
ratings by their Head Start teachers. Site visitors will interview Head 
Start teachers in approximately 405 classrooms and make observations of 
the types and quality of classroom activities. Interviews will also be 
conducted with Head Start program directors and other staff. A follow-
up for children in Kindergarten will include child assessments, parent 
interviews, and teacher questionnaires and child ratings.
    The purpose of this data collection is to fulfill the requirements 
of the Government Performance and Results Act (GPRA) of 1993 (Pub. L. 
103-62), and by the 1994 reauthorization of the Head Start program 
(Head Start Act, as amended, May 18, 1994, Section 649 (d)), which call 
for periodic assessments of Head Start's quality and effectiveness.
    Respondents: Parents of Head Start Children, Head Start Children, 
Head Start Teachers, Head Start Program Directors and Staff, and 
Kindergarten Teachers of former Head Start enrollees.

                                             Annual Burden Estimates
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                                                                     Number of    Average burden     Estimated
                   Instrument                      Annual number   responses per     hours per     annual burden
                                                  of respondents    respondent       response          hours
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 Parent Interview Head Start Enrollees..........           2,357             1.0            1              2,357
 Parent Interview Head Start Leavers............             828             1.0            0.25             207
 Child Assessment...............................           3,245             1.0            0.75           2,434
 Head Start Teacher Interview...................             405             1.0            0.50             203
 Head Start Teacher Child Rating................             405             9.0            0.17             620
 Program Director Interview.....................              20             1.0            0.50              10
 Center Director Interview......................              40             1.0            0.50              20
 Education Coordinator Interview................              20             1.0           10.50              10
 Kindergarten Teacher Questionnaire.............           1,128             1.3            0.50             733
 Kindergarten Teacher Child Rating..............           1,128             1.3            0.17             249
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     Total Annual Burden Hours..................  ..............  ..............  ..............           6,843
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    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

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Management and Budget Paperwork Reduction Project. Fax: 202-395-6974. 
Attn: Desk Officer for the Administration for Children and Families.

    Dated: March 4, 2009.
Brendan C. Kelly,
OPRE Reports Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. E9-4926 Filed 3-9-09; 8:45 am]
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