Amendment To Extend the Term of the Existing Enhanced-Use Lease (EUL) at the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center (VAMC) in Houston, TX, 20088 [2011-8583]

Download as PDF 20088 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 69 / Monday, April 11, 2011 / Notices Comments are invited 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, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, and (e) estimates of capital or start-up costs and costs of operation, maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information Comments may be sent to Dawn Wolfgang, Department of the Treasury, Departmental Offices, 1750 Pennsylvania Ave., NW., Suite 11010, Washington, DC 20220. Responses to this notice will be summarized and included in the request for OMB approval and will also become a matter of public record. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection should be directed to Daniel Ballard, (202) 622–5142. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: State Small Business Credit Initiative Allocation Agreement. OMB Number: 1505–0227. Expiration Date: June 30, 2011. Type of Request: Extension without change of a currently approved information collection. Abstract: Under the Small Business Jobs Act of 2010 (the ‘‘Act’’), the Department of the Treasury is responsible for implementing several components of the Act. Among these components is a program under title III srobinson on DSKHWCL6B1PROD with NOTICES ADDRESSES: VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:49 Apr 08, 2011 Jkt 223001 of the Act which requires Treasury to make payments to participating States. Participating States will use the Federal funds for programs that leverage private lending to help finance small businesses and manufacturers that are creditworthy, but are not getting the loans they need to expand and create jobs. The collection of information is necessary to ensure that the allocation agreement constitutes a legal binding obligation of the participating State and to monitor participating State compliance and performance. The recordkeeping requirements ensure both the effective and efficient use of the funds consistent with the agreement. Affected Public: State and Local Governments. Estimated Number of Respondents: 56. Estimated total annual responses: 112. Hours per response: 11. Total annual burden hours: 1,232. Dawn D. Wolfgang, Treasury PRA Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2011–8560 Filed 4–8–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–25–P of the existing lease from 35 years to 75 years. The lessee will continue to lease approximately 8.18 acres of land at the VAMC, and finance, design, develop, construct, operate, manage, and maintain a mixed-use facility on the VAMC campus. In return for VA granting the EUL extension, the lessee will (a) convey to VA an approximately 7.64 acre parking lot currently serving VA, and (b) at commencement of the 40year extension, pay VA fair market value of the aforementioned 8.18 acres of land, based on an appraisal of the underlying land and improvements. The lessee shall bear full financial and legal responsibility to redevelop and maintain the property as a mixed-use property at no cost to VA. VA plans to use the additional lease consideration from the anticipated 40-year lease extension to serve Veterans at the Michael E. DeBakey VAMC. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Edward L. Bradley, Office of Asset Enterprise Management (044), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 461–7778. 38 U.S.C. 8161 et seq., specifically provides that the Secretary may enter into an enhanced-use lease if he determines that the implementation of a business plan proposed by the Under Secretary for Health for applying the consideration under such a lease to the provision of medical care and services would result in a demonstrable improvement of services to eligible Veterans in the geographic service-delivery area within which the property is located. This project meets this requirement. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Amendment To Extend the Term of the Existing Enhanced-Use Lease (EUL) at the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center (VAMC) in Houston, TX Department of Veterans Affairs. Notice of Intent to Enter into an Amendment to Extend the Term of a Current Enhanced-Use Lease. AGENCY: ACTION: The Secretary of VA intends to enter into an amendment to extend the term of the existing EUL with Amelang Partners, LLC (lessee) at the Michael E. DeBakey VAMC in Houston, Texas. VA proposes to extend the term SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00138 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 Approved: March 17, 2011. John R. Gingrich, Chief of Staff, Department of Veterans Affairs. [FR Doc. 2011–8583 Filed 4–8–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P E:\FR\FM\11APN1.SGM 11APN1

Agencies

[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 69 (Monday, April 11, 2011)]
[Notices]
[Page 20088]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-8583]


=======================================================================
-----------------------------------------------------------------------

DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS


Amendment To Extend the Term of the Existing Enhanced-Use Lease 
(EUL) at the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Michael E. DeBakey VA 
Medical Center (VAMC) in Houston, TX

AGENCY: Department of Veterans Affairs.

ACTION: Notice of Intent to Enter into an Amendment to Extend the Term 
of a Current Enhanced-Use Lease.

-----------------------------------------------------------------------

SUMMARY: The Secretary of VA intends to enter into an amendment to 
extend the term of the existing EUL with Amelang Partners, LLC (lessee) 
at the Michael E. DeBakey VAMC in Houston, Texas. VA proposes to extend 
the term of the existing lease from 35 years to 75 years. The lessee 
will continue to lease approximately 8.18 acres of land at the VAMC, 
and finance, design, develop, construct, operate, manage, and maintain 
a mixed-use facility on the VAMC campus. In return for VA granting the 
EUL extension, the lessee will (a) convey to VA an approximately 7.64 
acre parking lot currently serving VA, and (b) at commencement of the 
40-year extension, pay VA fair market value of the aforementioned 8.18 
acres of land, based on an appraisal of the underlying land and 
improvements. The lessee shall bear full financial and legal 
responsibility to redevelop and maintain the property as a mixed-use 
property at no cost to VA. VA plans to use the additional lease 
consideration from the anticipated 40-year lease extension to serve 
Veterans at the Michael E. DeBakey VAMC.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Edward L. Bradley, Office of Asset 
Enterprise Management (044), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 
Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 461-7778.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 38 U.S.C. 8161 et seq., specifically 
provides that the Secretary may enter into an enhanced-use lease if he 
determines that the implementation of a business plan proposed by the 
Under Secretary for Health for applying the consideration under such a 
lease to the provision of medical care and services would result in a 
demonstrable improvement of services to eligible Veterans in the 
geographic service-delivery area within which the property is located. 
This project meets this requirement.

    Approved: March 17, 2011.
John R. Gingrich,
Chief of Staff, Department of Veterans Affairs.
[FR Doc. 2011-8583 Filed 4-8-11; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 8320-01-P