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Download as PDF 36237 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 139 / Wednesday, July 22, 2009 / Notices EXHIBIT 3—ESTIMATED COST—Continued Cost component Total cost Annualized cost Data analyses .......................................................................................................................................................... Finalize survey ......................................................................................................................................................... AHRQ project management .................................................................................................................................... 40,000 35,000 50,000 26,667 23,334 33,334 Total .................................................................................................................................................................. 295,000 196,669 Request for Comments In accordance with the above-cited Paperwork Reduction Act legislation, comments on AFIRQ’s information collection are requested with regard to any of the following: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of AHRQ health care research and health care information dissemination functions, including whether the information will have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of AHRQ’s estimate of burden (including hours and costs) of the proposed collection(s) 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 upon the respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and included in the Agency’s subsequent request for OMB approval of the proposed information collection. All comments will become a matter of public record. Dated: July 8, 2009. Carolyn M. Clancy, Director. [FR Doc. E9–17201 Filed 7–21–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4160–90–M DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Administration for Children and Families Submission for OMB review; Comment Request Title: National Survey of Child and Adolescent Well-Being Second Cohort (NSCAW II). OMB No.: 0970–0202. Description: The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) intends to collect follow-up data on a sample of children and families for the National Survey of Child and Adolescent Well-Being (NSCAW). The NSCAW was authorized under section 427 of the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunities Reconciliation Act of 1996. The NSCAW is the only source of nationally representative, firsthand information about the functioning and well-being, service needs, and service utilization of children and families who come to the attention of the child welfare system. Information is collected about children’s cognitive, social, emotional, behavioral, and adaptive functioning, as well as family and community factors that are likely to influence their functioning. Family service needs and service utilization also are addressed in the data collection. Selection of the current NSCAW sample and baseline data collection began in 2007 with a final anticipated sample size of 5,700 children. The proposed data collection will allow for follow-up of this sample 18 months post-baseline, and will follow the same format as that used in the baseline round and will employ, with only modest revisions, the same instruments that were used in the previous round. Data from NSCAW are made available to the research community through licensing arrangements from the National Data Archive on Child Abuse and Neglect at Cornell University. Respondents: Children and their associated permanent or foster caregivers, caseworkers, and teachers. ANNUAL BURDEN ESTIMATES Number of respondents Instrument jlentini on DSKJ8SOYB1PROD with NOTICES Child Interview ............................................................................................... Caregiver Interview ........................................................................................ Caseworker Interview .................................................................................... Teacher Questionnaire .................................................................................. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 5,882. 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. VerDate Nov<24>2008 16:04 Jul 21, 2009 Jkt 217001 Number of responses per respondent Average burden hours per response 1 1 3 1 1.33 1.9 1 .50 1,424 1,424 285 855 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 PO 00000 Frm 00075 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Total burden hours 1,894 2,706 855 428 Administration for Children and Families. Dated: July 16, 2009. Seth F. Chamberlain, OPRE Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. E9–17301 Filed 7–21–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4184–01–M E:\FR\FM\22JYN1.SGM 22JYN1

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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Administration for Children and Families


Submission for OMB review; Comment Request

    Title: National Survey of Child and Adolescent Well-Being Second 
Cohort (NSCAW II).
    OMB No.: 0970-0202.
    Description: The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) 
intends to collect follow-up data on a sample of children and families 
for the National Survey of Child and Adolescent Well-Being (NSCAW). The 
NSCAW was authorized under section 427 of the Personal Responsibility 
and Work Opportunities Reconciliation Act of 1996. The NSCAW is the 
only source of nationally representative, firsthand information about 
the functioning and well-being, service needs, and service utilization 
of children and families who come to the attention of the child welfare 
system. Information is collected about children's cognitive, social, 
emotional, behavioral, and adaptive functioning, as well as family and 
community factors that are likely to influence their functioning. 
Family service needs and service utilization also are addressed in the 
data collection.
    Selection of the current NSCAW sample and baseline data collection 
began in 2007 with a final anticipated sample size of 5,700 children. 
The proposed data collection will allow for follow-up of this sample 18 
months post-baseline, and will follow the same format as that used in 
the baseline round and will employ, with only modest revisions, the 
same instruments that were used in the previous round. Data from NSCAW 
are made available to the research community through licensing 
arrangements from the National Data Archive on Child Abuse and Neglect 
at Cornell University.
    Respondents: Children and their associated permanent or foster 
caregivers, caseworkers, and teachers.

                                             Annual Burden Estimates
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                                                                     Number of    Average burden
                   Instrument                        Number of     responses per     hours per     Total burden
                                                    respondents     respondent       response          hours
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Child Interview.................................           1,424               1            1.33           1,894
Caregiver Interview.............................           1,424               1            1.9            2,706
Caseworker Interview............................             285               3            1                855
Teacher Questionnaire...........................             855               1             .50             428
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    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 5,882.
    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 Management and Budget, Paperwork Reduction Project, Fax: 202-395-
6974, Attn: Desk Officer for the Administration for Children and 
Families.

    Dated: July 16, 2009.
Seth F. Chamberlain,
OPRE Reports Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. E9-17301 Filed 7-21-09; 8:45 am]
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