Proposed Information Collection (Request for Certificate of Veteran Status) Activity: Comment Request, 47645 [E9-22295]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 178 / Wednesday, September 16, 2009 / Notices received on or before November 16, 2009. DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Submit written comments on the collection of information through the Federal Docket Management System (FDMS) at http://www.Regulations.gov or to Nancy J. Kessinger, Veterans Benefits Administration (20M35), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420 or e-mail to nancy.kessinger@va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–New (26– 8261a)’’ in any correspondence. During the comment period, comments may be viewed online through FDMS. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Nancy J. Kessinger at (202) 461–9769 or FAX (202) 275–5947. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under the PRA of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13; 44 U.S.C. 3501–21), Federal agencies must obtain approval from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for each collection of information they conduct or sponsor. This request for comment is being made pursuant to Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the PRA. With respect to the following collection of information, VBA invites comments on: (1) whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of VBA’s functions, including whether the information will have practical utility; ADDRESSES: [OMB Control No. 2900–New (26–8261a)] Proposed Information Collection (Request for Certificate of Veteran Status) Activity: Comment Request AGENCY: Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. srobinson on DSKHWCL6B1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed new collection, and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments for information needed to determine an applicant’s eligibility for a reduced down payment when obtaining a loan insured by the Federal Housing Administration (FHA). DATES: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection of information should be VerDate Nov<24>2008 17:40 Sep 15, 2009 Jkt 217001 PO 00000 Frm 00096 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 47645 (2) the accuracy of VBA’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of information technology. Title: Request for Certificate of Veteran Status, VA Form 26–8261a. OMB Control Number: 2900–New (26–8261a). Type of Review: New collection. Abstract: The data collected on VA Form 26–8261a will be used to determine Veteran applicants’ eligibility to receive a reduced down payment on a FHA backed loan. Affected Public: Individuals or households. Estimated Annual Burden: 17 hours. Estimated Average Burden Per Respondent: 10 minutes. Frequency of Response: One time. Estimated Number of Respondents: 100. Dated: September 11, 2009. By direction of the Secretary. Denise McLamb, Program Analyst, Enterprise Records Service. [FR Doc. E9–22295 Filed 9–15–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P E:\FR\FM\16SEN1.SGM 16SEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS

[OMB Control No. 2900-New (26-8261a)]


Proposed Information Collection (Request for Certificate of 
Veteran Status) Activity: Comment Request

AGENCY: Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans 
Affairs.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of 
Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment 
on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under 
the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are 
required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each 
proposed collection of information, including each proposed new 
collection, and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the 
notice. This notice solicits comments for information needed to 
determine an applicant's eligibility for a reduced down payment when 
obtaining a loan insured by the Federal Housing Administration (FHA).

DATES: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection 
of information should be received on or before November 16, 2009.

ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information 
through the Federal Docket Management System (FDMS) at http://
www.Regulations.gov or to Nancy J. Kessinger, Veterans Benefits 
Administration (20M35), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont 
Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420 or e-mail to nancy.kessinger@va.gov. 
Please refer to ``OMB Control No. 2900-New (26-8261a)'' in any 
correspondence. During the comment period, comments may be viewed 
online through FDMS.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Nancy J. Kessinger at (202) 461-9769 
or FAX (202) 275-5947.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under the PRA of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-13; 44 
U.S.C. 3501-21), Federal agencies must obtain approval from the Office 
of Management and Budget (OMB) for each collection of information they 
conduct or sponsor. This request for comment is being made pursuant to 
Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the PRA.
    With respect to the following collection of information, VBA 
invites comments on: (1) whether the proposed collection of information 
is necessary for the proper performance of VBA's functions, including 
whether the information will have practical utility; (2) the accuracy 
of VBA's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of 
information; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of 
the information to be collected; and (4) ways to minimize the burden of 
the collection of information on respondents, including through the use 
of automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of 
information technology.
    Title: Request for Certificate of Veteran Status, VA Form 26-8261a.
    OMB Control Number: 2900-New (26-8261a).
    Type of Review: New collection.
    Abstract: The data collected on VA Form 26-8261a will be used to 
determine Veteran applicants' eligibility to receive a reduced down 
payment on a FHA backed loan.
    Affected Public: Individuals or households.
    Estimated Annual Burden: 17 hours.
    Estimated Average Burden Per Respondent: 10 minutes.
    Frequency of Response: One time.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 100.

    Dated: September 11, 2009.

    By direction of the Secretary.
Denise McLamb,
Program Analyst, Enterprise Records Service.
[FR Doc. E9-22295 Filed 9-15-09; 8:45 am]
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