Notice of Submission of Proposed Information Collection to OMB; Comment Request; HUD NEPA ARRA Section 1609(c) Reporting, 46446 [E9-21736]

Download as PDF 46446 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 173 / Wednesday, September 9, 2009 / Notices This data will help identify opportunities for HUD to invest in providing broadband service for residents. This Notice Also Lists the Following Information Title of Proposal: Broadband Research Project. Description of Information Collection: This is a new information collection. The Department of Housing and Urban Development is seeking emergency review of the Paperwork Reduction Act Requirements associated with a broadband research project. OMB Control Number: Pending. Agency Form Numbers: None. Members of the Affected Public: Public housing executive directors, managers of HUD-assisted housing projects and Neighborhood Networks Center managers. Estimation of the total numbers of hours needed to prepare the information collection including number of responses, frequency of responses, and hours of responses: This is a one-time collection. Each respondent will need approximately 15 minutes to complete the questionnaire. There are 7,817 total respondents. The total reporting burden will be 1,563.4 hours. Authority: The Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35, as amended. Dated: September 3, 2009. Lillian Deitzer, Departmental Reports Management Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. E9–21729 Filed 9–8–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5282–N–06] Notice of Submission of Proposed Information Collection to OMB; Comment Request; HUD NEPA ARRA Section 1609(c) Reporting cprice-sewell on DSK2BSOYB1PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: Office of the Chief Information Officer, HUD. ACTION: Notice of proposed information collection. SUMMARY: The proposed information collection requirement described below has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and extension of the current approval, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal. DATES: Comments Due Date: November 9, 2009. VerDate Nov<24>2008 15:47 Sep 08, 2009 Jkt 217001 Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name and/or OMB approval number and should be sent to: Lillian L. Deitzer, Departmental Reports Management Officer, QDAM, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Street, SW., Room 4178, Washington, DC 20410– 5000; telephone (202) 402–8048 (this is not a toll-free number) or e-mail Ms. Deitzer at Lillian.L.Deitzer@hud.gov for a copy of the proposed form, or other available information. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Charles Bien, Director, Environmental Review Division, Office of Environment and Energy, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Street, SW., Washington, DC 20410; e-mail: Charles.Bien@hud.gov; telephone (202) 402–4462. This is not a toll-free number. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This Notice is soliciting comments from members of the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information to: (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond; including the use of appropriate automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. This Notice lists the following information: Title of Proposal: HUD NEPA ARRA Section 1609(c) Reporting. Description of Information Collection: The temporary electronic form will be provided by HUD to be used by grantees [i.e., Respondents] for the purpose of complying with the ARRA Section 1609(c) statutory requirement. Grantees who receive American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) funding for projects must report on the status and progress of their projects and activities with respect to compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) requirements and documentation. HUD will consolidate and transmit the information received from grantees to the Council on Environmental Quality and OMB for the Administration’s reports to the House and Senate committees designated in the legislation. ADDRESSES: PO 00000 Frm 00040 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 OMB Control Number: 2506–0187. Agency Form Numbers: None. Members of the Affected Public: Notfor-profit institutions, State, Local or Tribal Government. Estimation of the total number of hours needed to prepare the information collection including number of responses, frequency of responses, and hours of responses: Estimated number of respondents is 6,000. Frequency of response is quarterly. Annual number of responses is 24,000 (6,000 x 4). Estimate 30 minutes for response. Annualized burden hours is 12,000 (24,000 x 0.5 hours). Authority: The Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35, as amended. Dated: September 2, 2009. ´ Mercedes M. Marquez, Assistant Secretary for Community Planning and Development. [FR Doc. E9–21736 Filed 9–8–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5281–N–67] Notice of Application for Designation as a Single Family Foreclosure Commissioner AGENCY: Office of the Chief Information Officer, HUD. ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: The proposed information collection requirement described below has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal. Under the Single Family Mortgage Foreclosure Act of 1994, HUD may exercise a nonjudicial power of sale of single-family HUD-held mortgages and may appoint foreclosure commissioners to do this. HUD needs the notice and resulting applications for compliance with the Act’s requirements that commissioners be qualified. Most respondents will be attorneys, but anyone may apply. DATES: Comments Due Date: October 9, 2009. ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name and/or OMB approval Number (2510–0012) and should be sent to: HUD Desk Officer, Office of Management and Budget, New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503; fax: 202–395–5806. 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DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

[Docket No. FR-5282-N-06]


Notice of Submission of Proposed Information Collection to OMB; 
Comment Request; HUD NEPA ARRA Section 1609(c) Reporting

AGENCY: Office of the Chief Information Officer, HUD.

ACTION: Notice of proposed information collection.

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SUMMARY: The proposed information collection requirement described 
below has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) 
for review and extension of the current approval, as required by the 
Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments 
on the subject proposal.

DATES: Comments Due Date: November 9, 2009.

ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding 
this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name and/or OMB 
approval number and should be sent to: Lillian L. Deitzer, Departmental 
Reports Management Officer, QDAM, Department of Housing and Urban 
Development, 451 Seventh Street, SW., Room 4178, Washington, DC 20410-
5000; telephone (202) 402-8048 (this is not a toll-free number) or e-
mail Ms. Deitzer at Lillian.L.Deitzer@hud.gov for a copy of the 
proposed form, or other available information.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Charles Bien, Director, Environmental 
Review Division, Office of Environment and Energy, Department of 
Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Street, SW., Washington, DC 
20410; e-mail: Charles.Bien@hud.gov; telephone (202) 402-4462. This is 
not a toll-free number.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This Notice is soliciting comments from 
members of the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed 
collection of information to: (1) Evaluate whether the proposed 
collection is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of 
the agency, including whether the information will have practical 
utility; (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the 
burden of the proposed collection of information; (3) Enhance the 
quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and 
(4) Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who 
are to respond; including the use of appropriate automated collection 
techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting 
electronic submission of responses.
    This Notice lists the following information:
    Title of Proposal: HUD NEPA ARRA Section 1609(c) Reporting.
    Description of Information Collection: The temporary electronic 
form will be provided by HUD to be used by grantees [i.e., Respondents] 
for the purpose of complying with the ARRA Section 1609(c) statutory 
requirement. Grantees who receive American Recovery and Reinvestment 
Act (ARRA) funding for projects must report on the status and progress 
of their projects and activities with respect to compliance with the 
National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) requirements and 
documentation. HUD will consolidate and transmit the information 
received from grantees to the Council on Environmental Quality and OMB 
for the Administration's reports to the House and Senate committees 
designated in the legislation.
    OMB Control Number: 2506-0187.
    Agency Form Numbers: None.
    Members of the Affected Public: Not-for-profit institutions, State, 
Local or Tribal Government.
    Estimation of the total number of hours needed to prepare the 
information collection including number of responses, frequency of 
responses, and hours of responses: Estimated number of respondents is 
6,000. Frequency of response is quarterly. Annual number of responses 
is 24,000 (6,000 x 4). Estimate 30 minutes for response. Annualized 
burden hours is 12,000 (24,000 x 0.5 hours).

    Authority:  The Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. 
Chapter 35, as amended.

    Dated: September 2, 2009.
Mercedes M. M[aacute]rquez,
Assistant Secretary for Community Planning and Development.
[FR Doc. E9-21736 Filed 9-8-09; 8:45 am]
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