Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request, 67231-67232 [E9-30092]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 242 / Friday, December 18, 2009 / Notices 67231 hour per response, and Total annual burden hours. Estimated number of respondents Data collection instrument(s) Responses per respondent Annual number of responses Average burden hour per response* Total annual burden hours IHS–843–1A ........................................................................... IDS** ....................................................................................... 7,424 15,157 51 1 378,624 15,157 0.05 (3 mins) 0.05 (3 mins) 18,931 758 Total ................................................................................ 22,581 ........................ ........................ ..................... 19,689 *For ease of understanding, burden hours are also provided in actual minutes. **Inpatient Discharge Summary (IDS) There are no Capital Costs, Operating Costs, and/or Maintenance Costs to report. Request for Comments: Your written comments and/or suggestions are invited on one or more of the following points: (a) Whether the information collection activity is necessary to carry out an agency function; (b) whether the IHS processes the information collected in a useful and timely fashion; (c) the accuracy of the public burden estimate (this is the amount of time needed for individual respondents to provide the requested information); (d) whether the methodology and assumptions used to determine the estimate are logical; (e) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information being collected; and (f) ways to minimize the public burden through the use of automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Direct Comments to OMB: Send your written comments and suggestions regarding the proposed information collection contained in this notice, especially regarding the estimated public burden and associated response time to: Office of Management and Budget, Attention: Desk Officer for IHS, Office of Regulatory Affairs, New Executive Office Building, Room 10235, Washington, DC 20503. Send Comments and Requests for Further Information: To request more information on the proposed collection or to obtain a copy of the data collection instrument and/or instructions, contact: Ms. Betty Gould, Reports Clearance Officer, 801 Thompson Avenue, TMP, Suite 450, Rockville, MD 20852, call non-toll free (301) 443–7899, send via facsimile to (301) 443–9879, or send your e-mail requests, comments, and return address to: Betty.Gould@ihs.gov. Comment Due Date: Your comments regarding this information collection are best assured of having full effect if received within 30 days of the date of this publication. Dated: December 11, 2009. Yvette Roubideaux, Director, Indian Health Service. [FR Doc. E9–30115 Filed 12–17–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4165–16–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Administration for Children and Families Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request Title: Mentoring Children of Prisoners Data Collection Process (MCPDCP). OMB No.: 0970–0266. Description: Information from the Mentoring Children of Prisoners Data Collection Process is necessary for the Federal agency’s reporting and planning under the Government Performance and Results Act and to support evaluation requirements in the statute. The data will be used for accountability monitoring, management improvement, and research. Acquisition of the data ensures that the Federal agency knows if Grantees are meeting the targets (number of children being mentored) recorded in the grant application as required by the statute, and that mentoring activities are faithful to characteristics established by research as essential to success. The data also support grantees as they carry out ongoing responsibilities, maintain program service and manage information for internal uses. Respondents: Recipients of grants from the HHS/ACF/Family and Youth Services Bureau to operate programs to provide mentoring for children of prisoners. Proposed Projects: ANNUAL BURDEN ESTIMATES Number of respondents Number of responses per respondent Average burden hours per response Total burden hours MCP Data Collection Process (MCPDCP) ...................................................... sroberts on DSKD5P82C1PROD with NOTICES Instrument 150 4 12 7,200 Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 7,200. In compliance with the requirements of Section 506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Administration for Children and Families is soliciting public comment on the specific aspects of the information collection described above. VerDate Nov<24>2008 17:33 Dec 17, 2009 Jkt 220001 Copies of the proposed collection of information can be obtained and comments may be forwarded by writing to the Administration for Children and Families, Office of Administration, Office of Information Services, 370 L’Enfant Promenade, SW., Washington, DC 20447, Attn: ACF Reports Clearance Officer. E-mail address: PO 00000 Frm 00069 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 infocollection@acf.hhs.gov. All requests should be identified by the title of the information collection. The Department specifically requests comments on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have E:\FR\FM\18DEN1.SGM 18DEN1 67232 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 242 / Friday, December 18, 2009 / Notices practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (c) the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Consideration will be given to comments and suggestions submitted within 60 days of this publication. Dated: December 15, 2009. Robert Sargis, Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. E9–30092 Filed 12–17–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4184–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Administration for Children and Families Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request Proposed Projects: Title: New Runaway and Homeless Youth, Management Information System (NEORHYMIS). OMB No.: 0970–0123. Description: The Runaway and Homeless Youth Act, as amended by Public Law 106–71 (42 U.S.C. 5701 et seq.), mandates that the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) report regularly to Congress on the status of HHS-funded programs serving runaway and homeless youth. Such reporting is similarly mandated by the Government Performance and Results Act. Organizations funded under the Runaway and Homeless Youth program are required by statute (42 U.S.C. 5712, 42 U.S.C. 5714–2) to meet certain data collection and reporting requirements. These requirements include maintenance of client statistical records on the number and the characteristics of the runaway and homeless youth, and youth at risk of family separation, who participate in the project, and the services provided to such youth by the project. Respondents: Public and private, community-based nonprofit, and faithbased organizations receiving HHS funds for services to runaway and homeless youth. ANNUAL BURDEN ESTIMATES Number of respondents Instrument sroberts on DSKD5P82C1PROD with NOTICES Youth Profile .................................................................................................. Street Outreach Report ................................................................................. Brief Contacts ................................................................................................ Turnaways ..................................................................................................... Data Transfer ................................................................................................. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 58,480.22. In compliance with the requirements of Section 506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Administration for Children and Families is soliciting public comment on the specific aspects of the information collection described above. Copies of the proposed collection of information can be obtained and comments may be forwarded by writing to the Administration for Children and Families, Office of Administration, Office of Information Services, 370 L’Enfant Promenade, SW., Washington, DC 20447, Attn: ACF Reports Clearance Officer. E-mail address: infocollection@acf.hhs.gov. All requests should be identified by the title of the information collection. The Department specifically requests comments on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (c) the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on VerDate Nov<24>2008 17:33 Dec 17, 2009 Jkt 220001 Number of responses per respondent 536 141 536 536 536 respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Consideration will be given to comments and suggestions submitted within 60 days of this publication. Dated: December 15, 2009. Robert Sargis, Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. E9–30091 Filed 12–17–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4184–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services [CMS–2311–NC] Medicaid Program and Children’s Health Insurance Program; Model of Interstate Coordinated Enrollment and Coverage Process for Low-Income Children AGENCY: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), HHS. ACTION: Notice with comment. SUMMARY: This notice requests comments to assist in the development of a model process for the coordination of enrollment, retention, and coverage PO 00000 Frm 00070 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 153 4,211 305 13 2 Average burden hours per response 0.25 0.02 0.15 0.15 0.50 Total burden hours 20,502 11,875.02 24,522 1,045.20 536 for low-income Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program eligible children as required under the Children’s Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act (CHIPRA) of 2009. CHIPRA requires this model process to be developed by August 4, 2010 and the Secretary is required to submit a Report to Congress describing additional steps or authority needed to make further improvements to coordinate the enrollment, retention, and coverage under CHIP and Medicaid of lowincome children who frequently change their State of residence. DATES: To be assured consideration, comments must be received at one of the addresses provided below, no later than 5 p.m. on January 19, 2010. ADDRESSES: In commenting, please refer to file code CMS–2311–NC. Because of staff and resource limitations, we cannot accept comments by facsimile (FAX) transmission. You may submit comments in one of four ways (please choose only one of the ways listed): 1. Electronically. You may submit electronic comments on this regulation to http://www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions under the ‘‘More Search Options’’ tab. E:\FR\FM\18DEN1.SGM 18DEN1

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[Notices]
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[FR Doc No: E9-30092]


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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Administration for Children and Families


Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request

    Proposed Projects:
    Title: Mentoring Children of Prisoners Data Collection Process 
(MCPDCP).
    OMB No.: 0970-0266.
    Description: Information from the Mentoring Children of Prisoners 
Data Collection Process is necessary for the Federal agency's reporting 
and planning under the Government Performance and Results Act and to 
support evaluation requirements in the statute. The data will be used 
for accountability monitoring, management improvement, and research. 
Acquisition of the data ensures that the Federal agency knows if 
Grantees are meeting the targets (number of children being mentored) 
recorded in the grant application as required by the statute, and that 
mentoring activities are faithful to characteristics established by 
research as essential to success. The data also support grantees as 
they carry out ongoing responsibilities, maintain program service and 
manage information for internal uses.
    Respondents: Recipients of grants from the HHS/ACF/Family and Youth 
Services Bureau to operate programs to provide mentoring for children 
of prisoners.

                                             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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MCP Data Collection Process (MCPDCP)........             150                4               12            7,200
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    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 7,200.
    In compliance with the requirements of Section 506(c)(2)(A) of the 
Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Administration for Children and 
Families is soliciting public comment on the specific aspects of the 
information collection described above. Copies of the proposed 
collection of information can be obtained and comments may be forwarded 
by writing to the Administration for Children and Families, Office of 
Administration, Office of Information Services, 370 L'Enfant Promenade, 
SW., Washington, DC 20447, Attn: ACF Reports Clearance Officer. E-mail 
address: infocollection@acf.hhs.gov. All requests should be identified 
by the title of the information collection.
    The Department specifically requests comments on: (a) Whether the 
proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper 
performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the 
information shall have

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practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the 
burden of the proposed collection of information; (c) the quality, 
utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways 
to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, 
including through the use of automated collection techniques or other 
forms of information technology. Consideration will be given to 
comments and suggestions submitted within 60 days of this publication.

     Dated: December 15, 2009.
Robert Sargis,
Reports Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. E9-30092 Filed 12-17-09; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4184-01-P