Agency Information Collection (Cooperative Studies Program (CSP): Site Survey and Meeting Evaluation) Under OMB Review, 27386-27387 [2011-11468]

Download as PDF 27386 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 91 / Wednesday, May 11, 2011 / Notices 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: REPS Annual Eligibility Report, (Under the Provisions of Section 156, Pub. L. 97–377), VA Form 21–8941. OMB Control Number: 2900–0405. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Abstract: VA Form 21–8941 is completed annually by claimants who have earned income that is at or near the limit of earned income. The REPS program pays benefits to certain surviving spouses and children of veterans who died in service prior to August 13, 1981 or who died as a result of a service-connected disability incurred or aggravated prior to August 13, 1981. VA uses the information collected to determine a claimant’s continued entitlement to REPS benefits. Affected Public: Individuals or households. Estimated Annual Burden: 300 hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 15 minutes. Frequency of Response: Annually. Estimated Number of Respondents: 1,200. Dated: May 5, 2011. By direction of the Secretary. Denise McLamb, Program Analyst, Enterprise Records Service. [FR Doc. 2011–11458 Filed 5–10–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P mstockstill on DSKH9S0YB1PROD with NOTICES DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0079] Proposed Information Collection (Employment Questionnaire) Activity; Comment Request Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. AGENCY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:18 May 10, 2011 Jkt 223001 ACTION: 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 currently approved collection, and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments for information needed to determine continued entitlement to benefits based on unemployment. DATES: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection of information should be received on or before July 11, 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. 2900–0079’’ 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: PO 00000 Frm 00086 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Title: Employment Questionnaire, VA Forms 21–4140 and 21–4140–1. OMB Control Number: 2900–0079. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Abstract: Claimants who are under the age of 60 and receiving individual unemployability compensation at 100 percent rate are required to complete VA Forms 21–4140 and 21–4140–1 certifying that they are still unable to secure or follow a substantially gainful occupation because of a service connected-disability. VA will use the information collected to determine the claimant’s continued entitlement to individual unemployability benefits. Affected Public: Individuals or households. Estimated Annual Burden: 10,833 hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 5 minutes. Frequency of Response: Annually. Estimated Number of Respondents: 130,000. Dated: May 5, 2011. By direction of the Secretary. Denise McLamb, Program Analyst, Enterprise Records Service. [FR Doc. 2011–11466 Filed 5–10–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–New (VA Form 10– 0511)] Agency Information Collection (Cooperative Studies Program (CSP): Site Survey and Meeting Evaluation) Under OMB Review Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501–3521), this notice announces that the Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs, will submit the collection of information abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The PRA submission describes the nature of the information collection and its expected cost and burden; it includes the actual data collection instrument. DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before June 10, 2011. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information through http://www.Regulations.gov or to VA’s OMB Desk Officer, OMB Human SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\11MYN1.SGM 11MYN1 mstockstill on DSKH9S0YB1PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 91 / Wednesday, May 11, 2011 / Notices Resources and Housing Branch, New Executive Office Building, Room 10235, Washington, DC 20503 (202) 395–7316. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900– New (VA Form 10–0511)’’ in any correspondence. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Denise McLamb, Enterprise Records Service (005R1B), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 461– 7485, Fax (202) 461–0966 or e-mail denise.mclamb@va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–New (VA Form 10–0511).’’ SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Titles: a. Cooperative Studies Program (CSP) Site Survey, VA Form 10–0511. b. Cooperative Studies Program (CSP) Meeting Evaluation, VA Form 10– 0511a. OMB Control Number: OMB Control No. 2900–New. Type of Review: New Collection. Abstracts: a. The data collected on VA Form 10– 0511 will be used to assist in evaluating the level of customer service within the CSP Coordinating Centers. b. VA Form 10–0511a will be used to evaluate the effectiveness of the CSP in-person meetings and to identify ways to improve future meetings. An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments on this collection of information was published on February 18, 2011, at pages 9637–9638. Affected Public: Individuals or households. Estimated Annual Burden: a. Cooperative Studies Program (CSP) Site Survey, VA Form 10–0511—83 hours. b. Cooperative Studies Program (CSP) Meeting Evaluation, VA Form 10– 0511a—83 hours. Frequency of Response: Annually. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: a. Cooperative Studies Program (CSP) Site Survey, VA Form 10–0511—10 minutes. b. Cooperative Studies Program (CSP) Meeting Evaluation, VA Form 10– 0511a–10 minutes. Estimated Annual Responses: a. Cooperative Studies Program (CSP) Site Survey, VA Form 10–0511– 500. b. Cooperative Studies Program (CSP) Meeting Evaluation, VA Form 10– 0511a—500. VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:18 May 10, 2011 Jkt 223001 Dated: May 5, 2011. By direction of the Secretary. Denise McLamb, Program Analyst, Enterprise Records Service. [FR Doc. 2011–11468 Filed 5–10–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0658] Agency Information Collection Activity (Lenders Staff Appraisal Reviewer (SAR) Application) Under OMB Review Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501–21), this notice announces that the Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs, has submitted the collection of information abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The PRA submission describes the nature of the information collection and its expected cost and burden and includes the actual data collection instrument. DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before June 10, 2011. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information through http://www.Regulations.gov or to VA’s OMB Desk Officer, OMB Human Resources and Housing Branch, New Executive Office Building, Room 10235, Washington, DC 20503, (202) 395–7316. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900– 0658’’ in any correspondence. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Denise McLamb, Enterprise Records Service (005R1B), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 461– 7485, FAX (202) 461–0966 or e-mail denise.mclamb@va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0658.’’ Title: Lenders Staff Appraisal Reviewer (SAR) Application, VA Form 26–0785. OMB Control Number: 2900–0658. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Abstract: VA Form 26–0785 is completed by lenders to nominate employees for approval as approved Staff Appraisal Reviewer (SAR). Once approved, SARs will have the authority to review real estate appraisals and to issue notices of values on behalf of VA. VA uses the information collected to SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00087 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 27387 perform oversight of work delegated to lenders responsible for making guaranteed VA backed loans. An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments on this collection of information was published on February 15, 2011, at pages 8847–8848. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit. Estimated Annual Burden: 83 hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 5 minutes. Frequency of Response: On occasion. Estimated Number of Respondents: 1,000. Dated: May 5, 2011. By direction of the Secretary. Denise McLamb, Program Analyst, Enterprise Records Service. [FR Doc. 2011–11470 Filed 5–10–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Advisory Committee on Disability Compensation; Notice of Meeting The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under Public Law 92– 463 (Federal Advisory Committee Act) that the Advisory Committee on Disability Compensation will meet on Tuesday, June 21, 2011, at the Saint Regis Hotel, 923 16th Street, NW., Washington, DC from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. The meeting is open to the public. The purpose of the Committee is to advise the Secretary of Veterans Affairs on the maintenance and periodic readjustment of the VA Schedule for Rating Disabilities. The Committee is to assemble and review relevant information relating to the nature and character of disabilities arising from service in the Armed Forces, provide an ongoing assessment of the effectiveness of the rating schedule, and give advice on the most appropriate means of responding to the needs of Veterans relating to disability compensation. The Committee will receive briefings on issues related to compensation for Veterans with service-connected disabilities and other VA benefits programs. Time will be allocated for receiving public comments in the afternoon. Public comments will be limited to three minutes each. Individuals wishing to make oral statements before the Committee will be accommodated on a first-come, firstserved basis. Individuals who speak are E:\FR\FM\11MYN1.SGM 11MYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 91 (Wednesday, May 11, 2011)]
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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS

[OMB Control No. 2900-New (VA Form 10-0511)]


Agency Information Collection (Cooperative Studies Program (CSP): 
Site Survey and Meeting Evaluation) Under OMB Review

AGENCY: Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans 
Affairs.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 
(44 U.S.C. 3501-3521), this notice announces that the Veterans Benefits 
Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs, will submit the 
collection of information abstracted below to the Office of Management 
and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The PRA submission describes 
the nature of the information collection and its expected cost and 
burden; it includes the actual data collection instrument.

DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before June 10, 2011.

ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information 
through http://www.Regulations.gov or to VA's OMB Desk Officer, OMB 
Human

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Resources and Housing Branch, New Executive Office Building, Room 
10235, Washington, DC 20503 (202) 395-7316. Please refer to ``OMB 
Control No. 2900-New (VA Form 10-0511)'' in any correspondence.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Denise McLamb, Enterprise Records 
Service (005R1B), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, 
NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 461-7485, Fax (202) 461-0966 or e-mail 
denise.mclamb@va.gov. Please refer to ``OMB Control No. 2900-New (VA 
Form 10-0511).''

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    Titles:

a. Cooperative Studies Program (CSP) Site Survey, VA Form 10-0511.
b. Cooperative Studies Program (CSP) Meeting Evaluation, VA Form 10-
0511a.

    OMB Control Number: OMB Control No. 2900-New.
    Type of Review: New Collection.
    Abstracts:

a. The data collected on VA Form 10-0511 will be used to assist in 
evaluating the level of customer service within the CSP Coordinating 
Centers.
b. VA Form 10-0511a will be used to evaluate the effectiveness of the 
CSP in-person meetings and to identify ways to improve future meetings.
    An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required 
to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a 
currently valid OMB control number. The Federal Register Notice with a 
60-day comment period soliciting comments on this collection of 
information was published on February 18, 2011, at pages 9637-9638.
    Affected Public: Individuals or households.
    Estimated Annual Burden:
a. Cooperative Studies Program (CSP) Site Survey, VA Form 10-0511--83 
hours.
b. Cooperative Studies Program (CSP) Meeting Evaluation, VA Form 10-
0511a--83 hours.

    Frequency of Response: Annually.
    Estimated Average Burden per Respondent:
a. Cooperative Studies Program (CSP) Site Survey, VA Form 10-0511--10 
minutes.
b. Cooperative Studies Program (CSP) Meeting Evaluation, VA Form 10-
0511a-10 minutes.

    Estimated Annual Responses:
a. Cooperative Studies Program (CSP) Site Survey, VA Form 10-0511- 500.
b. Cooperative Studies Program (CSP) Meeting Evaluation, VA Form 10-
0511a--500.

    Dated: May 5, 2011.

    By direction of the Secretary.
Denise McLamb,
Program Analyst, Enterprise Records Service.
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