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Download as PDF emcdonald on DSK2BSOYB1PROD with NOTICES 60758 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 190 / Friday, October 1, 2010 / Notices relating to civil rights and the privacy and security rules and for liaising with other Federal departments and agencies charged with civil rights and privacy and security rules enforcement and compliance responsibilities. B. Office of the Deputy Director for Planning and Business Administration Management (ATA). The Office of the Deputy Director for Planning and Business Administration Management is headed by the Deputy Director for Planning and Business Administration Management, who reports to the Director. The Office of the Deputy Director for Planning and Business Administration Management is responsible for performing the activities that support OCR’s numerous offices and programs. 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[FR Doc. 2010–24678 Filed 9–30–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4110–60–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request In compliance with Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 concerning opportunity for public comment on proposed collections of information, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) will publish periodic summaries of proposed projects. To request more information on the proposed projects or to obtain a copy of the information collection plans, call the SAMHSA Reports Clearance Officer on (240) 276– 1243. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed collections of information are 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) ways to enhance 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. Proposed Project: 2011 Opioid Treatment Program (OTP) Supplement Survey—NEW The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA) Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality (CBHSQ) (formerly the Office of Applied Studies—OAS), in conjunction with the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT), will conduct a facility-level census survey of opioid treatment programs (OTPs). Approximately 1,200 substance abuse treatment facilities identified by SAMHSA as being certified OTPs will make up the survey universe. In order to realize efficiencies in cost and data analysis, the survey will be conducted in conjunction with the 2011 National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Facilities (N–SSATS, E:\FR\FM\01OCN1.SGM 01OCN1 60759 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 190 / Friday, October 1, 2010 / Notices OMB No. 0930–0106). However, a separate OMB approval will be requested for the OTP survey. The OTP survey will use the same point prevalence date as the N–SSATS and will offer the same response options (paper questionnaire, online via the Internet, or by telephone with an interviewer). The information collected will include detailed information on OTP client characteristics and OTP facility operations, information that is not currently obtained by the N–SSATS or other federally-sponsored surveys. The findings will supplement information collected by the annual N–SSATS and will be published by SAMHSA in a separate report on Opioid Treatment Programs. Survey data will also be used to update SAMHSA’s ‘‘Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Addiction State Profiles.’’ These publications will be used by the Federal government, State and local governments, the U.S. Congress, researchers, and other health care professionals. The following Table summarizes the estimated response burden for the survey. ESTIMATED TOTAL RESPONSE BURDEN FOR THE 2011 OTP SURVEY Number of respondents Certified OTP Facilities—2011 Survey .................................................... Send comments to Summer King, SAMHSA Reports Clearance Officer, Room 8–1099, One Choke Cherry Road, Rockville, MD 20857 AND e-mail a copy to summer.king@samhsa.hhs.gov. Written comments should be received within 60 days of this notice. Dated: September 23, 2010. Elaine Parry, Director, Office of Management, Technology, and Operations. [FR Doc. 2010–24505 Filed 9–30–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4162–20–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services [Document Identifier: CMS–367] Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, HHS. In compliance with the requirement of section 3506I(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), Department of Health and Human Services is publishing the following summary of proposed collections for public comment. Interested persons are invited to send comments regarding this burden estimate or any other aspect of this collection of information, including any of the following subjects: (1) The necessity and utility of the proposed information collection for the proper performance of the Agency’s function; (2) the accuracy of the estimated burden; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology to emcdonald on DSK2BSOYB1PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:34 Sep 30, 2010 Jkt 220001 Responses per respondent Average hours per response Total hour burden 1,200 1 .83 996 minimize the information collection burden. 1. Type of Information Collection Request: Revision of a currently approval collection; Title of Information Collection: Medicaid Drug Program Monthly and Quarterly Drug Reporting Format; Use: In order for payment to be made under Medicaid, the drug labeler must complete and sign a drug rebate agreement and fill in the information on the related documents. The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 added two new data elements to potentially be reported by manufacturers. In addition, the Food and Drug Administration has informed us that ‘‘DESI’’ is now obsolete; therefore, we are replacing it with a more appropriate ‘‘rebate eligibility code’’ that will more accurately describe how a product is eligible for coverage under the drug rebate program. Form Number: CMS–367 (OMB#: 0938–0578); Frequency: Monthly and Quarterly; Affected Public: Private Sector: Business or other for-profits; Number of Respondents: 580; Total Annual Responses: 9,280; Total Annual Hours: 137,344 (For policy questions regarding this collection contact Gail Sexton at 410–786–4583. For all other issues call 410–786–1326.) To obtain copies of the supporting statement and any related forms for the proposed paperwork collections referenced above, access CMS Web site address at http://www.cms.hhs.gov/ PaperworkReductionActof1995, or e-mail your request, including your address, phone number, OMB number, and CMS document identifier, to Paperwork@cms.hhs.gov, or call the Reports Clearance Office on (410) 786–1326. To be assured consideration, comments and recommendations for the proposed information collections must be received by the OMB desk officer at the address below, no later than 5 p.m. PO 00000 Frm 00049 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 on November 1, 2010. OMB, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attention: CMS Desk Officer, Fax Number: (202) 395–6974, E-mail: OIRA_submission@omb.eop.gov. Dated: September 24, 2010. Michelle Shortt, Director, Regulations Development Group, Office of Strategic Operations and Regulatory Affairs. [FR Doc. 2010–24477 Filed 9–30–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4120–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Food and Drug Administration [Docket No. FDA–2010–N–0488] Enforcement Action Plan for Promotion and Advertising Restrictions; Availability AGENCY: Food and Drug Administration, HHS. ACTION: Notice. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is announcing the availability of a document entitled ‘‘Enforcement Action Plan for Promotion and Advertising Restrictions’’ (Enforcement Action Plan), which describes FDA’s plan to enforce the restrictions on promotion and advertising of menthol and other cigarettes to youth and other requirements relating to tobacco product promotion and advertising established by the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act (Tobacco Control Act). As described in the Enforcement Action Plan, FDA intends to use a multipronged approach that includes surveillance, inspections, enforcement actions, and education to enforce and facilitate compliance with these restrictions and requirements. The Enforcement Action Plan includes SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\01OCN1.SGM 01OCN1

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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration


Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; 
Comment Request

    In compliance with Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction 
Act of 1995 concerning opportunity for public comment on proposed 
collections of information, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health 
Services Administration (SAMHSA) will publish periodic summaries of 
proposed projects. To request more information on the proposed projects 
or to obtain a copy of the information collection plans, call the 
SAMHSA Reports Clearance Officer on (240) 276-1243.
    Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed collections of 
information are 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) ways to enhance 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.

Proposed Project: 2011 Opioid Treatment Program (OTP) Supplement 
Survey--NEW

    The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's 
(SAMHSA) Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality (CBHSQ) 
(formerly the Office of Applied Studies--OAS), in conjunction with the 
Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT), will conduct a facility-
level census survey of opioid treatment programs (OTPs). Approximately 
1,200 substance abuse treatment facilities identified by SAMHSA as 
being certified OTPs will make up the survey universe. In order to 
realize efficiencies in cost and data analysis, the survey will be 
conducted in conjunction with the 2011 National Survey of Substance 
Abuse Treatment Facilities (N-SSATS,

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OMB No. 0930-0106). However, a separate OMB approval will be requested 
for the OTP survey.
    The OTP survey will use the same point prevalence date as the N-
SSATS and will offer the same response options (paper questionnaire, 
online via the Internet, or by telephone with an interviewer). The 
information collected will include detailed information on OTP client 
characteristics and OTP facility operations, information that is not 
currently obtained by the N-SSATS or other federally-sponsored surveys.
    The findings will supplement information collected by the annual N-
SSATS and will be published by SAMHSA in a separate report on Opioid 
Treatment Programs. Survey data will also be used to update SAMHSA's 
``Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Addiction State Profiles.'' 
These publications will be used by the Federal government, State and 
local governments, the U.S. Congress, researchers, and other health 
care professionals. The following Table summarizes the estimated 
response burden for the survey.

                             Estimated Total Response Burden for the 2011 OTP Survey
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                                              Number of       Responses per     Average hours      Total hour
                                             respondents       respondent       per response         burden
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Certified OTP Facilities--2011 Survey...            1,200                 1               .83               996
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    Send comments to Summer King, SAMHSA Reports Clearance Officer, 
Room 8-1099, One Choke Cherry Road, Rockville, MD 20857 AND e-mail a 
copy to summer.king@samhsa.hhs.gov. Written comments should be received 
within 60 days of this notice.

    Dated: September 23, 2010.
Elaine Parry,
Director, Office of Management, Technology, and Operations.
[FR Doc. 2010-24505 Filed 9-30-10; 8:45 am]
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