Renewal of a Currently Approved Information Collection, 78682-78683 [2010-31635]

Download as PDF srobinson on DSKHWCL6B1PROD with NOTICES 78682 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 241 / Thursday, December 16, 2010 / Notices innovation in the national service and volunteering community. This conference provides learning and networking experiences through multiple formats, and sharing of practical tools to strengthen volunteer and service driven programs. It is attended by professionals in the volunteer field—nonprofits and businesses; academic and faith-based organizations; as well as funders and government agencies. Currently, the Corporation is soliciting comments concerning the Assessment of the National Conference on Volunteering and Service (formerly known as Conference Surveys). Through a partnership with the Points of Light Institute (POLI), each year, the Corporation assesses the satisfaction of participants with the conference’s activities, and to gather feedback about the informational and other needs of conference attendees. Copies of the information collection request can be obtained by contacting the office listed in the addresses section of this notice. DATES: Written comments must be submitted to the individual and office listed in the Addresses section by February 14, 2011. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by the title of the information collection activity, any of the following methods: (1) By Mail sent to: Corporation for National and Community Service, Office of Strategy; Attention Brooke Nicholas, Room 10901B; 1201 New York Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20525. (2) By hand delivery or by courier to the Corporation’s mailroom at Room 8100 at the mail address given in paragraph (1) above, between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, except on Federal holidays. (3) By fax to: (202)–606–3464, Attention: Brooke Nicholas. (4) Electronically through the Corporation’s e-mail address system: Bnicholas@cns.gov. Individuals who use telecommunications devices for the deaf (TTY–TDD_ may call (202)–606–3472 between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. eastern time, Monday through Friday. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brooke Nicholas, (202)–606–6627, or by e-mail at Bnicholas@cns.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Description: The Corporation is particularly interested in comments that: • Evaluate the new title for the data collection. The Corporation is proposing an official title change to the Assessment of the National Conference VerDate Mar<15>2010 18:00 Dec 15, 2010 Jkt 223001 on Volunteering and Service (formerly known as Conference Surveys). • Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Corporation, including whether the information will have practical utility. • Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used. • Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected. • Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are expected to respond, including the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology (e.g., permitting electronic submissions of responses). Background: In partnership with the Points of Light Foundation, the Corporation hosts the annual National Conference on Volunteering and Service. The conference encourages the volunteering community to share information and practices, learn new skills and establish relationships. Attendees include leaders from: Nonprofits and civic infrastructures, academic institutions, businesses and government agencies. Data are collected using the following surveying methods as described below. • Registration—data collected via the Conference registration system that provides demographic data on registered attendees, expectations and previous experiences. • Workshop Survey—onsite surveys administered in a sample of Conference sessions to learn about the workshop/ session experience from attendee’s perspective. • Post-Conference Surveys—online surveys administered to registered attendees, (excluding Conference exhibitors) to gather information about participation, quality and satisfaction, as well as learning and networking experiences during the Conference. Current Action: The Corporation seeks to renew the current data collection. The estimated time burden has not increased. The current instruments are due to expire on June 30, 2011. It is estimated that 5,000 respondents may complete up to 4 separate surveys that take up to 15 minutes each. Type of Review: Renewal. Agency: Corporation for National and Community Service. Title: Assessment of the National Conference on Volunteering and Service PO 00000 Frm 00016 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 (formerly known as National Conference Surveys). OMB Number: #3045–0128. Frequency: Annual. Affected Public: Individuals and households, community and faith-based organizations, non-profits, state and local government and education institutions and businesses. Number of Respondents: 5,000. Estimated Time per Respondent: Fifteen minutes per survey, for up to 4 surveys, including a follow-up survey for a sample of participants. Total Burden Hours: 5,000 hours. Total Burden Cost (capital/startup): None. Total Annual Cost (operating/ maintaining systems or purchasing services): None. Dated: December 10, 2010. Heather Peeler, Chief Strategy Officer, Strategy Office. [FR Doc. 2010–31632 Filed 12–15–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6050–$$–P CORPORATION FOR NATIONAL AND COMMUNITY SERVICE Renewal of a Currently Approved Information Collection Corporation for National and Community Service. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Corporation for National and Community Service (hereinafter the ‘‘Corporation’’), as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, conducts a preclearance consultation process to provide the general public and federal agencies with an opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing collections of information in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA95) (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). This program helps to ensure that requested data can be provided in the desired format, reporting burden (time and financial resources) is minimized, collection instruments are clearly understood, and the impact of the collection on respondents can be properly assessed. Individuals who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TTY–TDD) may call (202) 565–3472 between 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Eastern time, Monday through Friday. Currently, the Corporation is soliciting comments concerning the Corporation’s AmeriCorps’ Member Feedback Survey (formerly known as AmeriCorps’ Performance Measurement). SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\16DEN1.SGM 16DEN1 srobinson on DSKHWCL6B1PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 241 / Thursday, December 16, 2010 / Notices Copies of the information collection request can be obtained by contacting the office listed in the addresses section of this notice. DATES: Written comments must be submitted to the individual and office listed in the ADDRESSES section by February 14, 2011. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments identified by the title of the information collection activity, by any of the following methods. (1) By mail sent to: Corporation for National and Community Service, Office of Strategy; Attention Brooke Nicholas, Policy Analyst, Room 10901B, 1201 New York Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20525. (2) By hand delivery or by courier to the Corporation’s mailroom at Room 8100 at the mail address given in paragraph (1) above, between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. (3) By fax to: (202) 606–3464, Attention: Brooke Nicholas, Policy Analyst. (4) Electronically through the Corporation’s e-mail address system: bnicholas@cns.gov. Individuals who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TTY–TDD) may call (202) 606– 3472 between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Eastern Time, Monday through Friday. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brooke Nicholas, Policy Analyst, (202) 606–6627, or by e-mail at bnicholas@cns.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Description: The Corporation is particularly interested in comments that: • Evaluate the new title for the data collection. The Corporation is proposing an official title change to the AmeriCorps’ Member Feedback Survey, from AmeriCorps’ Performance Measurement. • Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Corporation, including whether the information will have practical utility. • Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used. • Propose ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected. • Propose ways to 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 VerDate Mar<15>2010 18:00 Dec 15, 2010 Jkt 223001 techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submissions of responses. Background: The primary purpose of the AmeriCorps’ Member Feedback Survey is to provide reliable and valid outcome data on members’ AmeriCorps experience. As part of this effort, all exiting AmeriCorps members are surveyed regarding their service experience with AmeriCorps State and National, AmeriCorps VISTA, and the AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps (NCCC). Information captured in these surveys helps inform policy decisions and the management of AmeriCorps’ National Service Programs, as well as help guide the development of the support provided to members and national service organizations. Current Action: The Corporation seeks to renew the current data collection. The estimated time burden has increased because the number of AmeriCorps’ members is expected to grow as a result of the recent passage of the 2009 Edward M. Kennedy Serve America Act. In addition, the Exit Member’s survey instrument(s) has also expanded to include a category on selfreported personal development and community impact. The current instruments are due to expire on March 31, 2011. All AmeriCorps members are invited to complete the survey as they exit the program. The surveys will take approximately twenty minutes to complete per respondent. The estimated number of respondents will incrementally increase each year in parallel with the expected numbers of allotted AmeriCorps slots. The numbers of respondents that will be surveyed is estimated as follows: 2011—115,000 respondents; 2012—140,000 respondents; 2013—170,000 respondents. Accordingly, the total time burden per year is as follows: 2011— 38,333 hours; 2012—46,667 hours; 2013—56,667 hours. Type of Review: Renewal. Agency: Corporation for National and Community Service. Title: AmeriCorps Member Feedback Survey (formerly known as the Performance Measurement in AmeriCorps). OMB Number: 3045–0094. Frequency: Ongoing. Affected Public: Exiting AmeriCorps members. Number of Annual Respondents: 2011—115,000 respondents; 2012— 140,000 respondents; 2013—170,000 respondents. Estimated Time per Respondent: Twenty minutes. PO 00000 Frm 00017 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 78683 Total Annual Burden Hours: 2011— 38,333 hours; 2012—46,667 hours; 2013—56,667 hours. Total Burden Cost (capital/startup): $100,000.00. Total Annual Cost (operating/ maintaining systems or purchasing services): $20,000.00. Dated: December 10, 2010. Heather Peeler, Chief Strategy Officer, Office of Strategy. [FR Doc. 2010–31635 Filed 12–15–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6050–$$–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Office of the Secretary [Docket ID DOD–2010–OS–0166] Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records Office of the Secretary, DoD. Notice to delete a system of AGENCY: ACTION: records. 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CORPORATION FOR NATIONAL AND COMMUNITY SERVICE


Renewal of a Currently Approved Information Collection

AGENCY: Corporation for National and Community Service.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Corporation for National and Community Service 
(hereinafter the ``Corporation''), as part of its continuing effort to 
reduce paperwork and respondent burden, conducts a pre-clearance 
consultation process to provide the general public and federal agencies 
with an opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing 
collections of information in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction 
Act of 1995 (PRA95) (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). This program helps to 
ensure that requested data can be provided in the desired format, 
reporting burden (time and financial resources) is minimized, 
collection instruments are clearly understood, and the impact of the 
collection on respondents can be properly assessed. Individuals who use 
a telecommunications device for the deaf (TTY-TDD) may call (202) 565-
3472 between 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Eastern time, Monday through 
Friday.
    Currently, the Corporation is soliciting comments concerning the 
Corporation's AmeriCorps' Member Feedback Survey (formerly known as 
AmeriCorps' Performance Measurement).

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    Copies of the information collection request can be obtained by 
contacting the office listed in the addresses section of this notice.

DATES: Written comments must be submitted to the individual and office 
listed in the ADDRESSES section by February 14, 2011.

ADDRESSES: You may submit comments identified by the title of the 
information collection activity, by any of the following methods.
    (1) By mail sent to: Corporation for National and Community 
Service, Office of Strategy; Attention Brooke Nicholas, Policy Analyst, 
Room 10901B, 1201 New York Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20525.
    (2) By hand delivery or by courier to the Corporation's mailroom at 
Room 8100 at the mail address given in paragraph (1) above, between 9 
a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays.
    (3) By fax to: (202) 606-3464, Attention: Brooke Nicholas, Policy 
Analyst.
    (4) Electronically through the Corporation's e-mail address system: 
bnicholas@cns.gov. Individuals who use a telecommunications device for 
the deaf (TTY-TDD) may call (202) 606-3472 between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. 
Eastern Time, Monday through Friday.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brooke Nicholas, Policy Analyst, (202) 
606-6627, or by e-mail at bnicholas@cns.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Description: The Corporation is particularly 
interested in comments that:
     Evaluate the new title for the data collection. The 
Corporation is proposing an official title change to the AmeriCorps' 
Member Feedback Survey, from AmeriCorps' Performance Measurement.
     Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is 
necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the 
Corporation, including whether the information will have practical 
utility.
     Evaluate the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the 
burden of the proposed collection of information, including the 
validity of the methodology and assumptions used.
     Propose ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity 
of the information to be collected.
     Propose ways to 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 submissions of responses.
    Background: The primary purpose of the AmeriCorps' Member Feedback 
Survey is to provide reliable and valid outcome data on members' 
AmeriCorps experience. As part of this effort, all exiting AmeriCorps 
members are surveyed regarding their service experience with AmeriCorps 
State and National, AmeriCorps VISTA, and the AmeriCorps National 
Civilian Community Corps (NCCC). Information captured in these surveys 
helps inform policy decisions and the management of AmeriCorps' 
National Service Programs, as well as help guide the development of the 
support provided to members and national service organizations.
    Current Action: The Corporation seeks to renew the current data 
collection. The estimated time burden has increased because the number 
of AmeriCorps' members is expected to grow as a result of the recent 
passage of the 2009 Edward M. Kennedy Serve America Act. In addition, 
the Exit Member's survey instrument(s) has also expanded to include a 
category on self-reported personal development and community impact. 
The current instruments are due to expire on March 31, 2011.
    All AmeriCorps members are invited to complete the survey as they 
exit the program. The surveys will take approximately twenty minutes to 
complete per respondent.
    The estimated number of respondents will incrementally increase 
each year in parallel with the expected numbers of allotted AmeriCorps 
slots. The numbers of respondents that will be surveyed is estimated as 
follows: 2011--115,000 respondents; 2012--140,000 respondents; 2013--
170,000 respondents. Accordingly, the total time burden per year is as 
follows: 2011--38,333 hours; 2012--46,667 hours; 2013--56,667 hours.
    Type of Review: Renewal.
    Agency: Corporation for National and Community Service.
    Title: AmeriCorps Member Feedback Survey (formerly known as the 
Performance Measurement in AmeriCorps).
    OMB Number: 3045-0094.
    Frequency: Ongoing.
    Affected Public: Exiting AmeriCorps members.
    Number of Annual Respondents: 2011--115,000 respondents; 2012--
140,000 respondents; 2013--170,000 respondents.
    Estimated Time per Respondent: Twenty minutes.
    Total Annual Burden Hours: 2011--38,333 hours; 2012--46,667 hours; 
2013--56,667 hours.
    Total Burden Cost (capital/startup): $100,000.00.
    Total Annual Cost (operating/maintaining systems or purchasing 
services): $20,000.00.

    Dated: December 10, 2010.
Heather Peeler,
Chief Strategy Officer, Office of Strategy.
[FR Doc. 2010-31635 Filed 12-15-10; 8:45 am]
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