Agency Information Collection Activities: Form I-134; Extension of an Existing Information Collection; Comment Request, 58302-58303 [E9-27136]

Download as PDF 58302 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 217 / Thursday, November 12, 2009 / Notices (Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance Program Nos. 93.864, Population Research; 93.865, Research for Mothers and Children; 93.929, Center for Medical Rehabilitation Research; 93.209, Contraception and Infertility Loan Repayment Program, National Institutes of Health, HHS) Dated: November 5, 2009. Elaine L. Baker, Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. [FR Doc. E9–27269 Filed 11–9–09; 4:15 pm] Dated: November 5, 2009. Jennifer Spaeth, Director, Office of Federal Advisory Committee Policy. [FR Doc. E9–27198 Filed 11–10–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4163–18–P BILLING CODE 4140–01–P National Institutes of Health DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases; Notice of Closed Meeting Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Advisory Committee to the Director (ACD), Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention—Ethics Subcommittee (ES) jlentini on DSKJ8SOYB1PROD with NOTICES In accordance with section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92–463), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announces the following meeting of the aforementioned subcommittee: Time and Date: 3 p.m.–4 p.m., November 23, 2009. Place: Teleconference. To participate, please dial (866) 919–3560 and enter passcode 4168828 for access. Status: Open to the public; teleconference access limited only by availability of telephone ports. The public is welcome to participate during the public comment period, which is tentatively scheduled from 3:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. Purpose: The Ethics Subcommittee will provide counsel to the ACD, CDC, regarding a broad range of public health ethics questions and issues arising from programs, scientists and practitioners. Matter to be Discussed: Ethical guidance for ventilator distribution during a severe pandemic. This notice is being published less than 15 days prior to the meeting due to the public health emergency declared on April 26, 2009. There is a critical need for this subcommittee to deliberate and discuss urgent matters related to the H1N1 virus and be actively engaged in the national preparedness and response efforts as dictated by circumstances and events. The agenda is subject to change as priorities dictate. Contact Person For More Information: Drue Barrett, Ph.D., Designated Federal Officer, ACD, CDC—ES, 1600 Clifton Road, NE., M/ S D–50, Atlanta, Georgia 30333. Telephone: (404) 639–4690. E-mail: dbarrett@cdc.gov. The Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, has been delegated the authority to sign Federal Register notices pertaining to announcements of meetings and other committee management activities, for both the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry. VerDate Nov<24>2008 16:12 Nov 10, 2009 Jkt 220001 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Pursuant to section 10(d) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended (5 U.S.C. App.), notice is hereby given of a meeting of the Division of Intramural Research Board of Scientific Counselors, NIAID. The meeting will be closed to the public as indicated below in accordance with the provisions set forth in section 552b(c)(6), Title 5 U.S.C., as amended for the review, discussion, and evaluation of individual intramural programs and projects conducted by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, including consideration of personnel qualifications and performance, and the competence of individual investigators, the disclosure of which would constitute a clearly unwarranted invasion of personal privacy. Name of Committee: Division of Intramural Research Board of Scientific Counselors, NIAID. Date: December 7–9, 2009. Time: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate personal qualifications and performance, and competence of individual investigators. Place: National Institutes of Health, Building 10, 10 Center Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892. Contact Person: Kathryn C. Zoon, PhD, Director, Division of Intramural Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH, Building 31, Room 4A30, Bethesda, MD 20892, 301–496–3006, kzoon@niaid.nih.gov. (Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance Program Nos. 93.855, Allergy, Immunology, and Transplantation Research; 93.856, Microbiology and Infectious Diseases Research, National Institutes of Health, HHS) Dated: November 5, 2009. Jennifer Spaeth, Director, Office of Federal Advisory Committee Policy. [FR Doc. E9–27195 Filed 11–10–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4140–01–P PO 00000 Frm 00064 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Agency Information Collection Activities: Form I–134; Extension of an Existing Information Collection; Comment Request ACTION: 60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review; Form I–134, Affidavit of Support; OMB Control No. 1615–0014. The Department Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has submitted the following information collection request for review and clearance in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. Comments are encouraged and will be accepted for sixty days until January 11, 2010. During this 60 day period, USCIS will be evaluating whether to revise the Form I–134. Should USCIS decide to revise Form I–134 we will advise the public when we publish the 30-day notice in the Federal Register in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act. The public will then have 30 days to comment on any revisions to the Form I–134. Written comments and/or suggestions regarding the item(s) contained in this notice, especially regarding the estimated public burden and associated response time, should be directed to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), USCIS, Chief, Regulatory Products Division, Clearance Officer, 111 Massachusetts Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20529–2210. Comments may also be submitted to DHS via facsimile to 202–272–8352 or via e-mail at rfs.regs@dhs.gov. When submitting comments by e-mail, please make sure to add OMB Control No. 1615–0014 in the subject box. Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the collection of information should address one or more of the following four points: (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 agencies estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; E:\FR\FM\12NON1.SGM 12NON1 58303 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 217 / Thursday, November 12, 2009 / Notices (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, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. Overview of This Information Collection (1) Type of Information Collection: Extension of an existing information collection. (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Affidavit of Support. (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the Department of Homeland Security sponsoring the collection: Form I–134; U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS). (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary: Individuals or households. The use of Form I–134 is necessary to determine if an applicant for an immigration benefit will become a public charge if admitted to the United States. (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: 44,000 responses at 1 hour and 30 minutes (1.50) per response. (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: 66,000 annual burden hours. If you need a copy of the information collection instrument, please visit the website at: http://www.regulations.gov/. We may also be contacted at: USCIS, Regulatory Products Division, 111 Massachusetts Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20529–2210, Telephone number 202–272–8377. Dated: November 5, 2009. Sunday Aigbe, Chief, Regulatory Products Division, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Department of Homeland Security. [FR Doc. E9–27136 Filed 11–10–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–97–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5318–FA–01] Announcement of Funding Awards for the Indian Community Development Block Grant Recovery Act Program AGENCY: Office of Native American Programs, Office of Public and Indian Housing, HUD. ACTION: Announcement of funding awards. SUMMARY: In accordance with Section 102(a)(4)(C) of the Department of Housing and Urban Development Reform Act of 1989, this announcement notifies the public of funding decisions made by the Department in a competition for funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (‘‘Recovery Act’’) Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for the Indian Community Development Block Grant (ICDBG) Program. This announcement contains the consolidated names and addresses of the award recipients under the ICDBG Recovery Act Program. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For questions concerning the ICDBG Program awards, contact the Area Office of Native American Programs (ONAP) serving your area or Deborah M. Lalancette, Office of Native Programs, 1670 Broadway, 23rd Floor, Denver, CO 80202, telephone (303) 675–1600. Hearing or speech-impaired individuals may access this number via TTY by calling the toll-free Federal Information Relay Service at (800) 877–8339. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This program provides grants to Indian tribes and Alaska Native Villages to develop viable Indian and Alaska Native communities, including the creation of decent housing, suitable living environments, and economic opportunities primarily for persons with low and moderate incomes as defined in 24 CFR 1003.4. The awards announced in this Notice were selected for funding in a competition announced in a NOFA posted on the Department’s Recovery Act Web site on May 27, 2009 (http:// www.hud.gov/recovery). Applications were scored and selected for funding based on the selection criteria in that notice and Area ONAP geographic jurisdictional competitions. The amount appropriated in the Recovery Act to fund the ICDBG was $10,000,000. The allocations contained in the NOFA for the Area ONAP geographic jurisdictions were adjusted to meet Area Office needs as allowed for in the NOFA. The final adjusted allocations are as follows: Eastern/Woodlands ............ Southern Plains .................. Northern Plains ................... Southwest ........................... Northwest ............................ Alaska ................................. $1,480,885 1,738,957 1,612,431 2,635,925 1,200,000 1,331,802 Total ............................. $10,000,000 In accordance with Section 102 (a)(4)(C) of the Department of Housing and Urban Development Reform Act of 1989 (103 Stat. 1987, 42 U.S.C. 3545), the Department is publishing the names, addresses, and amounts of the 19 awards made under the regional competitions in Appendix A to this document. Dated: October 29, 2009. Sandra B. Henriquez, Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing. APPENDIX A RECOVERY ACT INDIAN COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT AWARDS Name of applicant Amount funded Activity funded Project description jlentini on DSKJ8SOYB1PROD with NOTICES Alaska Region Akiachak Native Community, George Peter, President, P.O. Box 70, Akiachak, AK 99551, (907) 825–4626. Chilkoot Indian Association, Gregory Stuckey, Tribal Administrator, P.O. Box 490, Haines, AK 99827, (907) 766–2323. Yakutat Tlingit Tribe, Victoria Demmert, President, P.O. Box 418, Yakutat, AK 99689, (907) 784– 3238. VerDate Nov<24>2008 16:12 Nov 10, 2009 Jkt 220001 PO 00000 $299,215 Public Facility Infrastructure .. Construct 1,025 feet of access road to Aanaq Subdivision. 432,587 Housing Rehabilitation .......... Inspection and rehabilitation of 20 homes. 600,000 Public Facility ........................ Construction of Community Center/Facility. Frm 00065 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\12NON1.SGM 12NON1

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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services


Agency Information Collection Activities: Form I-134; Extension 
of an Existing Information Collection; Comment Request

ACTION: 60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review; Form I-
134, Affidavit of Support; OMB Control No. 1615-0014.

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    The Department Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration 
Services (USCIS) has submitted the following information collection 
request for review and clearance in accordance with the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995. The information collection is published to 
obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. Comments are 
encouraged and will be accepted for sixty days until January 11, 2010.
    During this 60 day period, USCIS will be evaluating whether to 
revise the Form I-134. Should USCIS decide to revise Form I-134 we will 
advise the public when we publish the 30-day notice in the Federal 
Register in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act. The public 
will then have 30 days to comment on any revisions to the Form I-134.
    Written comments and/or suggestions regarding the item(s) contained 
in this notice, especially regarding the estimated public burden and 
associated response time, should be directed to the Department of 
Homeland Security (DHS), USCIS, Chief, Regulatory Products Division, 
Clearance Officer, 111 Massachusetts Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20529-
2210. Comments may also be submitted to DHS via facsimile to 202-272-
8352 or via e-mail at rfs.regs@dhs.gov. When submitting comments by e-
mail, please make sure to add OMB Control No. 1615-0014 in the subject 
box. Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected 
agencies concerning the collection of information should address one or 
more of the following four points:
    (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 agencies estimate of the burden of 
the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the 
methodology and assumptions used;

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    (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, 
electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or 
other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic 
submission of responses.

Overview of This Information Collection

    (1) Type of Information Collection: Extension of an existing 
information collection.
    (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Affidavit of Support.
    (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the 
Department of Homeland Security sponsoring the collection: Form I-134; 
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS).
    (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as 
well as a brief abstract: Primary: Individuals or households. The use 
of Form I-134 is necessary to determine if an applicant for an 
immigration benefit will become a public charge if admitted to the 
United States.
    (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount 
of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: 44,000 
responses at 1 hour and 30 minutes (1.50) per response.
    (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated 
with the collection: 66,000 annual burden hours.
    If you need a copy of the information collection instrument, please 
visit the website at: http://www.regulations.gov/.
    We may also be contacted at: USCIS, Regulatory Products Division, 
111 Massachusetts Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20529-2210, Telephone 
number 202-272-8377.

    Dated: November 5, 2009.
Sunday Aigbe,
Chief, Regulatory Products Division, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration 
Services, Department of Homeland Security.
[FR Doc. E9-27136 Filed 11-10-09; 8:45 am]
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