Proposed Information Collection (Disability Benefits Questionnaires-Group 1) Activity: Comment Request, 8846-8847 [2011-3341]

Download as PDF 8846 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 31 / Tuesday, February 15, 2011 / Notices Affected Public: Business or other forprofit and Not-for-profit institutions. Estimated Annual Burden: 274 hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 20 minutes. Frequency of Response: On occasion. Estimated Number of Respondents: 394. Estimated Annual Responses: 821. Dated: February 10, 2011. By direction of the Secretary. Denise McLamb, Program Analyst, Enterprise Records Service. [FR Doc. 2011–3339 Filed 2–14–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0711] Proposed Information Collection (VBA Loan Guaranty Service Lender Satisfaction Survey) Activity: Comment Request Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed revision of a currently approved collection, and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments for information needed to determine lenders satisfaction with VA Loan Guaranty Service. DATES: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection of information should be received on or before April 18, 2011. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information through Federal Docket Management System (FDMS) at http://www.Regulations.gov or to Nancy J. Kessinger, Veterans Benefits Administration (20M33), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420 or e-mail to nancy.kessinger@va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0711’’ in any correspondence. During the comment period, comments may be viewed online through FDMS. jdjones on DSK8KYBLC1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 15:51 Feb 14, 2011 Jkt 223001 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Nancy J. Kessinger at (202) 461–9769 or Fax (202) 275–5947. Under the PRA of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13; 44 U.S.C. 3501–3521), Federal agencies must obtain approval from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for each collection of information they conduct or sponsor. This request for comment is being made pursuant to Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the PRA. With respect to the following collection of information, VBA invites comments on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of VBA’s functions, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) the accuracy of VBA’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of information technology. Title: Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) Loan Guaranty Service Lender Satisfaction Survey. OMB Control Number: 2900–0711. Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection. Abstract: The survey will be used to gather information from lenders about VA Loan Guaranty Program. The information collected will allow the VA to determine lenders satisfaction with the VA’s processes and to make improvements to the program to better serve the needs of eligible veterans. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit. Estimated Annual Burden: 69 hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 15 minutes. Frequency of Response: On occasion. Estimated Number of Respondents: 786. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Dated: February 10, 2011. By direction of the Secretary. Denise McLamb, Program Analyst, Enterprise Records Service. [FR Doc. 2011–3340 Filed 2–14–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P PO 00000 Frm 00140 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–New (DBQs—Group 1)] Proposed Information Collection (Disability Benefits Questionnaires— Group 1) Activity: Comment Request Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed new collection and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments for information needed to obtain medical evidence to adjudicate a claim for disability benefits. DATES: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection of information should be received on or before April 18, 2011. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information through Federal Docket Management System (FDMS) at http://www.Regulations.gov or to Nancy J. Kessinger, Veterans Benefits Administration (20M33), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420 or e-mail to nancy.kessinger@va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–New (DBQs— Group 1)’’ in any correspondence. During the comment period, comments may be viewed online through FDMS. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Nancy J. Kessinger at (202) 461–9769 or FAX (202) 275–5947. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under the PRA of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13; 44 U.S.C. 3501–3521), Federal agencies must obtain approval from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for each collection of information they conduct or sponsor. This request for comment is being made pursuant to Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the PRA. With respect to the following collection of information, VBA invites comments on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of VBA’s functions, including whether the information will have practical utility; SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\15FEN1.SGM 15FEN1 jdjones on DSK8KYBLC1PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 31 / Tuesday, February 15, 2011 / Notices (2) the accuracy of VBA’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of information technology. Titles: a. Hematologic and Lymphatic Conditions, Including Leukemia Disability Benefits Questionnaire, VA Form 21–0960B–2. b. Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (Lou Gehrig’s Disease) Disability Benefits Questionnaire, VA Form 21–0960C–2. c. Peripheral Nerve Conditions (Not Including Diabetic Sensory-Motor Peripheral Neuropathy) Disability Benefits Questionnaire, VA Form 21– 0960C–10. d. Persian Gulf and Afghanistan Infectious Diseases Disability Benefits Questionnaire, VA Form 21–0960I–1. e. Tuberculosis Disability Benefits Questionnaire, VA Form 21–0960I–6. f. Kidney Conditions (Nephrology) Disability Benefits Questionnaire, VA Form 21–0960J–1. g. Male Reproductive Organ Conditions Disability Benefits Questionnaire, VA Form 21–0960J–2. h. Prostate Cancer Disability Benefits Questionnaire, VA Form 21–0960J–3. i. Neck (Cervical Spine) Disability Benefits Questionnaire, VA Form 21– 0960M–13. j. Back (Thoracolumbar Spine) Conditions Disability Benefits Questionnaire, VA Form 21–0960M–14. k. Tumors and Neoplasms (Except Prostate Cancer and Leukemias) Disability Benefits Questionnaire, VA Form 21–0960O–1. l. Eating Disorders Disability Benefits Questionnaire, VA Form 21–0960P–1. m. Mental Disorders (other than PTSD and Eating Disorders) Disability Benefits Questionnaire, VA Form 21–0960P–2. n. Review Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Disability Benefits Questionnaire, VA Form 21–0960P–3. OMB Control Number: 2900–New (DBQs—Group 1). Type of Review: New collection. Abstract: Data collected on VA Form 21–0960 series will be used obtain information from claimants treating physician that is necessary to adjudicate a claim for disability benefits. Affected Public: Individuals or households. Estimated Annual Burden: a. VA Form 21–0960B–2—2,500. b. VA Form 21–0960C–2—1,000. c. VA Form 21–0960C–10—41,250. VerDate Mar<15>2010 15:51 Feb 14, 2011 Jkt 223001 d. VA Form 21–0960I–1—12,500. e. VA Form 21–0960I–6—2,500. f. VA Form 21–0960J–1—12,500. g. VA Form 21–0960J–2—6,250. h. VA Form 21–0960J–3—6,250. i. VA Form 21–0960M–13—37,500. j. VA Form 21–0960M–14—37,500. k. VA Form 21–0960O–1—6,250. l. VA Form 21–0960P–1—1,250. m. VA Form 21–0960P–2—25,000. n. VA Form 21–0960P–3—27,500. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: a. VA Form 21–0960B–2—15 minutes. b. VA Form 21–0960C–2—30 minutes. c. VA Form 21–0960C–10—45 minutes. d. VA Form 21–0960I–1—15 minutes. e. VA Form 21–0960I–6—30 minutes. f. VA Form 21–0960J–1—30 minutes. g. VA Form 21–0960J–2—15 minutes. h. VA Form 21–0960J–3—15 minutes. i. VA Form 21–0960M–13—45 minutes. j. VA Form 21–0960M–14—45 minutes. k. VA Form 21–0960O–1—15 minutes. l. VA Form 21–0960P–1—15 minutes. m. VA Form 21–0960P–2—30 minutes. n. VA Form 21–0960P–3—30 minutes. Frequency of Response: On occasion. Estimated Number of Respondents: a. VA Form 21–0960B–2—10,000. b. VA Form 21–0960C–2—2,000. c. VA Form 21–0960C–10—55,000. d. VA Form 21–0960I–1—50,000. e. VA Form 21–0960I–6—5,000. f. VA Form 21–0960J–1—25,000. g. VA Form 21–0960J–2—25,000. h. VA Form 21–0960J–3—25,000. i. VA Form 21–0960M–13—50,000. j. VA Form 21–0960M–14—50,000. k. VA Form 21–0960O–1—25,000. l. VA Form 21–0960P–1—5,000. m. VA Form 21–0960P–2—50,000. n. VA Form 21–0960P–3—55,000. Dated: February 10, 2011. By direction of the Secretary: Denise McLamb, Program Analyst, Enterprise Records Service. [FR Doc. 2011–3341 Filed 2–14–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0658] Proposed Information Collection (Lenders Staff Appraisal Reviewer (SAR) Application) Activity: Comment Request Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. AGENCY: PO 00000 Frm 00141 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 ACTION: 8847 Notice. The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension of a currently approved collection, and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments information needed to certify a lender’s nominee as a VA Staff Appraisal Reviewer. DATES: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection of information should be received on or before April 18, 2011. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information through Federal Docket Management System (FDMS) at http://www.Regulations.gov or to Nancy J. Kessinger, Veterans Benefits Administration (20M33), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420 or e-mail to nancy.kessinger@va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0658)’’ in any correspondence. During the comment period, comments may be viewed online through FDMS. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Nancy J. Kessinger at (202) 461–9769 or FAX (202) 275–5947. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under the PRA of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13; 44 U.S.C. 3501–3521), Federal agencies must obtain approval from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for each collection of information they conduct or sponsor. This request for comment is being made pursuant to Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the PRA. With respect to the following collection of information, VBA invites comments on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of VBA’s functions, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) the accuracy of VBA’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of information technology. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\15FEN1.SGM 15FEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 31 (Tuesday, February 15, 2011)]
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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS

[OMB Control No. 2900-New (DBQs--Group 1)]


Proposed Information Collection (Disability Benefits 
Questionnaires--Group 1) Activity: Comment Request

AGENCY: Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans 
Affairs.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of 
Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment 
on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under 
the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are 
required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each 
proposed collection of information, including each proposed new 
collection and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the 
notice. This notice solicits comments for information needed to obtain 
medical evidence to adjudicate a claim for disability benefits.

DATES: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection 
of information should be received on or before April 18, 2011.

ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information 
through Federal Docket Management System (FDMS) at http://www.Regulations.gov or to Nancy J. Kessinger, Veterans Benefits 
Administration (20M33), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont 
Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420 or e-mail to nancy.kessinger@va.gov. 
Please refer to ``OMB Control No. 2900-New (DBQs--Group 1)'' in any 
correspondence. During the comment period, comments may be viewed 
online through FDMS.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Nancy J. Kessinger at (202) 461-9769 
or FAX (202) 275-5947.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under the PRA of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-13; 44 
U.S.C. 3501-3521), Federal agencies must obtain approval from the 
Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for each collection of 
information they conduct or sponsor. This request for comment is being 
made pursuant to Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the PRA.
    With respect to the following collection of information, VBA 
invites comments on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information 
is necessary for the proper performance of VBA's functions, including 
whether the information will have practical utility;

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(2) the accuracy of VBA's estimate of the burden of the proposed 
collection of information; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, 
and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) ways to 
minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, 
including through the use of automated collection techniques or the use 
of other forms of information technology.
    Titles:
    a. Hematologic and Lymphatic Conditions, Including Leukemia 
Disability Benefits Questionnaire, VA Form 21-0960B-2.
    b. Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (Lou Gehrig's Disease) Disability 
Benefits Questionnaire, VA Form 21-0960C-2.
    c. Peripheral Nerve Conditions (Not Including Diabetic Sensory-
Motor Peripheral Neuropathy) Disability Benefits Questionnaire, VA Form 
21-0960C-10.
    d. Persian Gulf and Afghanistan Infectious Diseases Disability 
Benefits Questionnaire, VA Form 21-0960I-1.
    e. Tuberculosis Disability Benefits Questionnaire, VA Form 21-
0960I-6.
    f. Kidney Conditions (Nephrology) Disability Benefits 
Questionnaire, VA Form 21-0960J-1.
    g. Male Reproductive Organ Conditions Disability Benefits 
Questionnaire, VA Form 21-0960J-2.
    h. Prostate Cancer Disability Benefits Questionnaire, VA Form 21-
0960J-3.
    i. Neck (Cervical Spine) Disability Benefits Questionnaire, VA Form 
21-0960M-13.
    j. Back (Thoracolumbar Spine) Conditions Disability Benefits 
Questionnaire, VA Form 21-0960M-14.
    k. Tumors and Neoplasms (Except Prostate Cancer and Leukemias) 
Disability Benefits Questionnaire, VA Form 21-0960O-1.
    l. Eating Disorders Disability Benefits Questionnaire, VA Form 21-
0960P-1.
    m. Mental Disorders (other than PTSD and Eating Disorders) 
Disability Benefits Questionnaire, VA Form 21-0960P-2.
    n. Review Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Disability Benefits 
Questionnaire, VA Form 21-0960P-3.
    OMB Control Number: 2900-New (DBQs--Group 1).
    Type of Review: New collection.
    Abstract: Data collected on VA Form 21-0960 series will be used 
obtain information from claimants treating physician that is necessary 
to adjudicate a claim for disability benefits.
    Affected Public: Individuals or households.
    Estimated Annual Burden:
    a. VA Form 21-0960B-2--2,500.
    b. VA Form 21-0960C-2--1,000.
    c. VA Form 21-0960C-10--41,250.
    d. VA Form 21-0960I-1--12,500.
    e. VA Form 21-0960I-6--2,500.
    f. VA Form 21-0960J-1--12,500.
    g. VA Form 21-0960J-2--6,250.
    h. VA Form 21-0960J-3--6,250.
    i. VA Form 21-0960M-13--37,500.
    j. VA Form 21-0960M-14--37,500.
    k. VA Form 21-0960O-1--6,250.
    l. VA Form 21-0960P-1--1,250.
    m. VA Form 21-0960P-2--25,000.
    n. VA Form 21-0960P-3--27,500.
    Estimated Average Burden per Respondent:
    a. VA Form 21-0960B-2--15 minutes.
    b. VA Form 21-0960C-2--30 minutes.
    c. VA Form 21-0960C-10--45 minutes.
    d. VA Form 21-0960I-1--15 minutes.
    e. VA Form 21-0960I-6--30 minutes.
    f. VA Form 21-0960J-1--30 minutes.
    g. VA Form 21-0960J-2--15 minutes.
    h. VA Form 21-0960J-3--15 minutes.
    i. VA Form 21-0960M-13--45 minutes.
    j. VA Form 21-0960M-14--45 minutes.
    k. VA Form 21-0960O-1--15 minutes.
    l. VA Form 21-0960P-1--15 minutes.
    m. VA Form 21-0960P-2--30 minutes.
    n. VA Form 21-0960P-3--30 minutes.
    Frequency of Response: On occasion.
    Estimated Number of Respondents:
    a. VA Form 21-0960B-2--10,000.
    b. VA Form 21-0960C-2--2,000.
    c. VA Form 21-0960C-10--55,000.
    d. VA Form 21-0960I-1--50,000.
    e. VA Form 21-0960I-6--5,000.
    f. VA Form 21-0960J-1--25,000.
    g. VA Form 21-0960J-2--25,000.
    h. VA Form 21-0960J-3--25,000.
    i. VA Form 21-0960M-13--50,000.
    j. VA Form 21-0960M-14--50,000.
    k. VA Form 21-0960O-1--25,000.
    l. VA Form 21-0960P-1--5,000.
    m. VA Form 21-0960P-2--50,000.
    n. VA Form 21-0960P-3--55,000.

    Dated: February 10, 2011.

    By direction of the Secretary:
Denise McLamb,
Program Analyst, Enterprise Records Service.
[FR Doc. 2011-3341 Filed 2-14-11; 8:45 am]
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