Notice of Submission of Proposed Information Collection to OMB; Emergency Comment Request; the Green Retrofit Program of the American Recovery and Revitalization Act of 2009, 50815-50816 [E9-23636]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 189 / Thursday, October 1, 2009 / Notices Authority: The Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35, as amended. Dated: September 24, 2009. Lillian L. Deitzer, Departmental Reports Management Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. E9–23710 Filed 9–30–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5285–N–32] Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Comment Request Revitalization Area Designation and Management PWALKER on DSK8KYBLC1PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: Office of the Assistant Secretary for Housing, HUD. ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: The proposed information collection requirement described below will be 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. DATES: Comments Due Date: November 30, 2009. ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name and/or OMB Control Number and should be sent to: Lillian Deitzer, Departmental Reports Management Officer, QDAM, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street, SW., Washington, DC 20410; e-mail Lillian_L._Deitzer@HUD.gov or telephone (202) 402–8048. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Vance T. Morris, Director, Office of Single Family Asset Management, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street, SW., Washington, DC 20410, telephone (202) 708–1672 (this is not a toll free number) for copies of the proposed forms and other available information. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Department is submitting the proposed information collection to OMB for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35, as amended). 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 VerDate Nov<24>2008 19:32 Sep 30, 2009 Jkt 217001 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 also lists the following information: Title of Proposal: Revitalization Area Designation and Management. OMB Control Number, if applicable: 2502–0566. Description of the need for the information and proposed use: The Department accepts requests from local governments or interested nonprofit organizations to designate specified geographic areas as revitalization areas. A request must describe the nominated area in terms of census block groups. Agency form numbers, if applicable: None. Estimation of the total numbers of hours needed to prepare the information collection including number of respondents, frequency of response, and hours of response: The number of burden hours is 24. The number of respondents is 12, the number of responses is 12, the frequency of response is on occasion, and the burden hour per response is 2. Status of the proposed information collection: Extension of a currently approved collection. Authority: The Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C., Chapter 35, as amended. Dated: September 24, 2009. Ronald Y. Spraker, Acting General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Housing-Federal Housing Commissioner. [FR Doc. E9–23635 Filed 9–30–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5285–N–31] Notice of Submission of Proposed Information Collection to OMB; Emergency Comment Request; the Green Retrofit Program of the American Recovery and Revitalization Act of 2009 AGENCY: Office of Affordable Housing Preservation of the Office of Housing, Department of Housing and Urban Development. PO 00000 Frm 00054 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 50815 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 emergency review and approval, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal. DATES: Comments Due Date: October 15, 2009. ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this proposal. Comments must be received within fourteen (14) days from the date of this Notice. Comments should refer to the proposal by name/or OMB approval number) and should be sent to: Ross A. Rutledge, HUD Desk Officer, Office of Management and Budget, New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503; e-mail: Ross_A._Rutledge@omb.eop.gov; fax: 202–395–6974. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Lillian L. Deitzer, Reports Management Officer, QDAM, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Street, SW., Washington, DC 20410; email Lillian_L_Deitzer@HUD.gov; telephone (202) 708–2374. This is not a toll-free number. Copies of available documents submitted to OMB may be obtained from Ms. Deitzer. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This Notice informs the public that the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has submitted to OMB, for emergency processing, an information collection package with respect to the Green Retrofit Program authorized by the American Recovery and Revitalization Act of 2009. The legislation includes authority for HUD to make loans, make grants, and take a variety of other actions to facilitate utility-saving investments and other investments that produce environmental benefits, in certain existing HUD-assisted multifamily housing, subject to agreement between HUD and the Owner. The Green Retrofit Program is detailed in HUD Notice H 09–02 issued on May 13, 2009. This Notice is soliciting comments from members of the public and affecting agencies concerning the proposed collection of information to: (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information 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 E:\FR\FM\01OCN1.SGM 01OCN1 50816 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 189 / Thursday, October 1, 2009 / Notices 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 through the use of appropriate automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. This Notice also lists the following information: Title of Proposal: The Green Retrofit Program of the American Recovery and Revitalization Act of 2009. Description of Information Collection: Information will be collected to ensure compliance with program mandates, Recovery Act reporting requirements, Davis-Bacon wage reporting requirements, and to measure the effectiveness of Green retrofits. OMB Control Number: 2502–NEW. Agency Form Numbers: None. Members of Affected Public: Profitmotivated and not-for-profit owners of multifamily housing projects which have been approved for a grant or loan under the Green Retrofit Program. Eligible grant or loan recipients include projects receiving rental assistance pursuant to: • Section 202 of the Housing Act of 1959 (12 U.S.C. 17012), • Section 811 of the CranstonGonzales National Affordable Housing Act (42 U.S.C. 8013); or • Section 8 of the United States Housing Act of 1937 as amended (42 U.S.C. 1437f). Estimation of the total numbers of hours needed to prepare the information collection including number of respondents, frequency of responses, and hours of response: An estimation of the total number of hours needed to prepare the information collection is 9,800, number of respondents is 200, the frequency of response is occasionally and the hours per response is approximately 3 hours. PWALKER on DSK8KYBLC1PROD with NOTICES Authority: The Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35, as amended. Dated: September 24, 2009. Lillian L. Deitzer, Departmental Reports Management Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. E9–23636 Filed 9–30–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–72–P VerDate Nov<24>2008 19:32 Sep 30, 2009 Jkt 217001 DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5341–N–01] Dated: September 23, 2009. ´ Mercedes Marquez, Assistant Secretary for Community Planning and Development. [FR Doc. E9–23637 Filed 9–30–09; 8:45 am] Notice of Availability: Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for Fiscal Year (FY) 2009 Continuum of Care (CoC) Homeless Assistance Program BILLING CODE 4210–67–P AGENCY: Office of the Assistant Secretary for Community Planning and Development, HUD. National Park Service ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: HUD announces the availability on its website of the applicant information, deadline information, and other requirements for the Continuum of Care (CoC) Homeless Assistance Program NOFA for FY2009. Approximately $1.43 billion is made available through this NOFA, through the Omnibus Appropriations Act, 2009 (Pub. L. 111–8, approved March 11, 2009). Carried over or recaptured funds from previous fiscal years, if available, may be added to this amount. Applicants may obtain copies of HUD’s FY2009 CoC NOFA and the HUD’s Fiscal Year 2009 Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) Policy Requirements and General Section to HUD’s FY2009 NOFAs for Discretionary Programs (General Section) at http:// www.hud.gov/offices/adm/grants/ fundsavail.cfm. Applicants will be required to complete and submit their applications in e-snaps at http:// www.hud.gov/esnaps. This system is not part of Grants.gov. Applicants are strongly encouraged to carefully review application submission requirements contained in the FY2009 CoC NOFA. The Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) numbers for the CoC Homeless Assistance Program are: 14.235, Supportive Housing Program (SHP); 14.238, Shelter Plus Care (S+C) and 14.249, Section 8 Moderate Rehabilitation Single Room Occupancy (SRO). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Questions regarding specific program requirements should be directed to the agency contact identified in the program NOFA. Questions regarding the 2009 General Section should be directed to the Office of Departmental Grants Management and Oversight at 202–708– 0667 (this is not a toll-free number) or the NOFA Information Center at 1–800– HUD–8929 (toll-free). Persons with hearing or speech impairments may access these numbers via TTY by calling the Federal Information Relay Service at 1–800–877–8339. PO 00000 Frm 00055 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Rock Creek Park; Notice of extension of public comment period for the Draft Environmental Impact Statement and White-tailed Deer Management Plan for Rock Creek Park AGENCY: Department of the Interior, National Park Service. ACTION: Notice of Extension of Public Comment Period for Draft Environmental Impact Statement and White-tailed Deer Management Plan for Rock Creek Park, Washington, DC. SUMMARY: The National Park Service (NPS) is extending the public comment period through November 2, 2009, for the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) and White-tailed Deer Management Plan for Rock Creek Park. DATES: Comments must be received by November 2, 2009. ADDRESSES: You may submit written comments by the following methods: • Electronically, using the online comment form available on the NPS Planning, Environment and Public Comment (PEPC) Web site at http:// parkplanning.nps.gov/rocr by selecting the link ‘‘Deer Management Plan for Rock Creek Park.’’ • In writing, addressed to: Superintendent, Rock Creek Park, 3545 Williamsburg Lane, NW., Washington, DC 20008. The DEIS and White-tailed Deer Management Plan is available electronically at the website above, and bound copies are also available at the Rock Creek Nature Center, 5200 Glover Road, NW., Washington DC; at Rock Creek Park Headquarters, 3545 Williamsburg Lane, NW., Washington, DC; and at public libraries adjacent to Rock Creek Park. Before including your address, phone number, e-mail address, or other personal identifying information in your comment, you should be aware that your entire comment—including your personal identifying information—may be made publicly available at any time. While you can ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. If you previously submitted E:\FR\FM\01OCN1.SGM 01OCN1

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DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

[Docket No. FR-5285-N-31]


Notice of Submission of Proposed Information Collection to OMB; 
Emergency Comment Request; the Green Retrofit Program of the American 
Recovery and Revitalization Act of 2009

AGENCY: Office of Affordable Housing Preservation of the Office of 
Housing, Department of Housing and Urban Development.

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 emergency review and approval, as required by the Paperwork 
Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the 
subject proposal.

DATES: Comments Due Date: October 15, 2009.

ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding 
this proposal. Comments must be received within fourteen (14) days from 
the date of this Notice. Comments should refer to the proposal by name/
or OMB approval number) and should be sent to: Ross A. Rutledge, HUD 
Desk Officer, Office of Management and Budget, New Executive Office 
Building, Washington, DC 20503; e-mail: Ross_A._Rutledge@omb.eop.gov; 
fax: 202-395-6974.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Lillian L. Deitzer, Reports Management 
Officer, QDAM, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh 
Street, SW., Washington, DC 20410; e-mail Lillian_L_Deitzer@HUD.gov; 
telephone (202) 708-2374. This is not a toll-free number. Copies of 
available documents submitted to OMB may be obtained from Ms. Deitzer.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    This Notice informs the public that the U.S. Department of Housing 
and Urban Development (HUD) has submitted to OMB, for emergency 
processing, an information collection package with respect to the Green 
Retrofit Program authorized by the American Recovery and Revitalization 
Act of 2009. The legislation includes authority for HUD to make loans, 
make grants, and take a variety of other actions to facilitate utility-
saving investments and other investments that produce environmental 
benefits, in certain existing HUD-assisted multifamily housing, subject 
to agreement between HUD and the Owner. The Green Retrofit Program is 
detailed in HUD Notice H 09-02 issued on May 13, 2009.
    This Notice is soliciting comments from members of the public and 
affecting agencies concerning the proposed collection of information 
to: (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information 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

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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 through the use of appropriate automated 
collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., 
permitting electronic submission of responses.
    This Notice also lists the following information:
    Title of Proposal: The Green Retrofit Program of the American 
Recovery and Revitalization Act of 2009.
    Description of Information Collection: Information will be 
collected to ensure compliance with program mandates, Recovery Act 
reporting requirements, Davis-Bacon wage reporting requirements, and to 
measure the effectiveness of Green retrofits.
    OMB Control Number: 2502-NEW.
    Agency Form Numbers: None.
    Members of Affected Public: Profit-motivated and not-for-profit 
owners of multifamily housing projects which have been approved for a 
grant or loan under the Green Retrofit Program. Eligible grant or loan 
recipients include projects receiving rental assistance pursuant to:
     Section 202 of the Housing Act of 1959 (12 U.S.C. 17012),
     Section 811 of the Cranston-Gonzales National Affordable 
Housing Act (42 U.S.C. 8013); or
     Section 8 of the United States Housing Act of 1937 as 
amended (42 U.S.C. 1437f).
    Estimation of the total numbers of hours needed to prepare the 
information collection including number of respondents, frequency of 
responses, and hours of response: An estimation of the total number of 
hours needed to prepare the information collection is 9,800, number of 
respondents is 200, the frequency of response is occasionally and the 
hours per response is approximately 3 hours.

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

    Dated: September 24, 2009.
Lillian L. Deitzer,
Departmental Reports Management Officer, Office of the Chief 
Information Officer.
[FR Doc. E9-23636 Filed 9-30-09; 8:45 am]
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