Notice of Proposed Information Collection for Public Comment On: Participation Agreement, Follow-up Survey, and Key Informant Interview Guide for The Impact of Housing and Services Interventions on Homeless Families, 35903-35904 [2011-15270]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 118 / Monday, June 20, 2011 / Notices hours. This document is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. This proposed information collection was previously published in the Federal Register (76 FR 19119) on April 6, 2011, allowing for a 60-day comment period. This notice allows for an additional 30 days for public comments. This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10. Written comments should be received on or before July 20, 2011. ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit written comments on this proposed information collection to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget. Comments should be addressed to the OMB Desk Officer for Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security, and sent via electronic mail to oira_submission@omb.eop.gov or faxed to (202) 395–5806. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) encourages the general public and affected Federal agencies to submit written comments and suggestions on proposed and/or continuing information collection requests pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act (Pub. L. 104– 13). Your comments should address one of the following four points: (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency/component, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agencies/components estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) Minimize the burden of the collections of information on those who are to respond, including the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological techniques or other forms of information. Title: Report of Diversion. OMB Number: 1651–0025. Form Number: CBP Form 26. Abstract: CBP Form 26, Report of Diversion, is used to track vessels traveling coastwise from U.S. ports to other U.S. ports when a change occurs in scheduled itineraries. This form is initiated by the vessel owner or agent to notify and request approval by CBP for a vessel to divert while traveling coastwise from one U.S. port to another sroberts on DSK5SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES DATES: VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:50 Jun 17, 2011 Jkt 223001 U.S. port, or a vessel cleared to a foreign port or place having to divert to another U.S. port when a change occurs in the vessel itinerary. CBP Form 26 collects information such as the name and nationality of the vessel, the expected port and date of arrival, and information about any related penalty cases, if applicable. This information collection is authorized by the Jones Act (46 U.S.C. App. 883) and is provided for 19 CFR 4.91. CBP Form 26 is accessible at http://forms.cbp.gov/pdf/ CBP_Form_26.pdf. Current Actions: This submission is being made to extend the expiration date with no change to the information collected or to CBP Form 26. Type of Review: Extension (without change). Affected Public: Businesses. Estimated Number of Respondents: 1,400. Estimated Number of Responses per Respondent: 2. Estimated Total Annual Responses: 2,800. Estimated Time per Response: 5 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 233. If additional information is required contact: Tracey Denning, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Regulations and Rulings, Office of International Trade, 799 9th Street, NW., 5th Floor, Washington, DC 20229–1177, at 202– 325–0265. Dated: June 14, 2011. Tracey Denning, Agency Clearance Officer, U.S. Customs and Border Protection. [FR Doc. 2011–15161 Filed 6–17–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–14–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5486–N–15] Notice of Proposed Information Collection for Public Comment On: Participation Agreement, Follow-up Survey, and Key Informant Interview Guide for The Impact of Housing and Services Interventions on Homeless Families Office of Policy Development and Research, HUD. ACTION: Notice of proposed information collection. AGENCY: The proposed information collection requirement described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00072 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 35903 Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104– 13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal. DATES: Comments Due Date: August 19, 2011. ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name and/or OMB Control Number and should be sent to: Reports Liaison Officer, Office of Policy Development and Research, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street, SW., Room 8234, Washington, DC 20410. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Elizabeth Rudd at (202) 402–7607 (this is not a toll-free number). Copies of the proposed forms and other available documents submitted to OMB may be obtained from Ms. Rudd. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Department will submit the proposed information collection to OMB for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35, as amended). This Notice is soliciting comments from members of the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information to: (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond; including through the use of appropriate automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology that will reduce burden, (e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses). This Notice also lists the following information: Title of Proposal: The Impact of Housing and Services Interventions on Homeless Families. OMB Control Number: Pending. Description of the need for the information and proposed use: The Participant Follow-up Survey Instruments, the Participation Agreement, and the Key Informant Interviews are necessary to conduct the study, The Impact of Housing and Services Interventions on Homeless Families. The Senate Report 109–109 for the FY 2006 Transportation, Treasury, the Judiciary, Housing and Urban E:\FR\FM\20JNN1.SGM 20JNN1 35904 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 118 / Monday, June 20, 2011 / Notices Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill directed the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to ‘‘undertake research to ascertain the impact of various service and housing interventions in ending homelessness for families.’’ In response to this directive, HUD awarded an Indefinite Quantity Contract (IQC) to Abt Associates, Inc. in September 2008 to conduct a study entitled The Impact of Housing and Services Interventions on Homeless Families. The study will compare several combinations of housing assistance and services in a multi-site experiment, to determine which interventions work best to promote housing stability, family preservation, child well-being, adult well-being, and self-sufficiency. The study has begun enrolling families and administering the baseline survey. The follow-up survey enables collection of data on the outcomes of interest from families who have participated in the study; the survey will permit the research team to track participants and measure the outcomes of participants 18 months after assignment to one of the study’s interventions. Interviews with key informants will enable the study team to collect cost information so that it is possible to assess the costs of the interventions and services provided to homeless families. Members of affected public: Households. Estimation of the total number of hours needed to prepare the information collection including number of respondents, frequency of response, and hours of response: ESTIMATED RESPONDENT BURDEN HOURS AND COSTS Number of respondents Average time to complete (minimum, maximum) in minutes Total burden (hours) Form Respondent sample Follow-up Survey ................................. Key Informant Interviews ..................... All enrolled families (N = 2,550) ... Staff from programs providing services in the studied interventions. 2,550 126 60 (50–70) 120 (100–150) 1 1 2,550 252 TOTAL Burden Hours ................... ........................................................ ........................ ........................ ........................ 2,802 Respondent’s Obligation: Voluntary. Status of the proposed information collection: Pending OMB approval. Authority: Title 13 U.S.C. Section 9(a), and Title 12, U.S.C., Section 1701z–1 et seq. Dated: June 13, 2011. Raphael W. Bostic, Assistant Secretary for Policy Development and Research. [FR Doc. 2011–15270 Filed 6–17–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR-5480–N–52] Notice of Submission of Proposed Information Collection to OMB; Emergency Comment Request; Application for Energy Innovation Fund—Multifamily Pilot Program Office of the Chief Information Officer. ACTION: Notice of proposed information collection. AGENCY: The proposed information collection requirement described below has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for emergency review and approval, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal. This information is collected from applicants for a new pilot program sroberts on DSK5SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:50 Jun 17, 2011 Jkt 223001 seeking innovative proposals for increasing the energy efficiency of Multifamily Housing. DATES: Comments Due Date: July 5, 2011. Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this proposal. Comments must be received within fourteen (14) days from the date of this Notice. Comments should refer to the proposal by name/or OMB approval number (2502–New) and should be sent to: HUD Desk Officer, Office of Management and Budget, New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503; e-mail: OIRASubmission@omb.eop.gov; fax: 202– 395–6974. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Colette Pollard, Departmental Reports Management Officer, QDAM, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street, SW., Washington, DC 20410; e-mail: Colette.Pollard@HUD.gov; telephone: (202) 402–3400. This is not a toll-free number. Copies of available documents submitted to OMB may be obtained from Ms. Pollard. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This Notice is soliciting comments from members of the public and affecting agencies concerning the proposed collection of information to: (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the ADDRESSES: PO 00000 Frm 00073 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Frequency agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond; including through the use of appropriate automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. This Notice also lists the following information: Title of Proposal: Energy Innovation Fund—Multifamily Energy Pilot Program. OMB Control Number, if applicable: 2502–New. Description of the need for the information and proposed use: Application information will be used to evaluate, score and rank applications for grant funds. Agency Form Numbers: HUD 2880, HUD 424CB, HUD 2993, HUD 2991.SF424, SF424Supp. and SF LLL. Members of Affected Public: Eligible applicants are limited to Treasurycertified community development financial institutions with affordable housing and development and rehabilitation programs; National, regional or local private or non-profit entities currently administering affordable housing development and E:\FR\FM\20JNN1.SGM 20JNN1

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DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

[Docket No. FR-5486-N-15]


Notice of Proposed Information Collection for Public Comment On: 
Participation Agreement, Follow-up Survey, and Key Informant Interview 
Guide for The Impact of Housing and Services Interventions on Homeless 
Families

AGENCY: Office of Policy Development and Research, HUD.

ACTION: Notice of proposed information collection.

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SUMMARY: The proposed information collection requirement described 
below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) 
for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public 
Law 104-13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). The Department is soliciting 
public comments on the subject proposal.

DATES: Comments Due Date: August 19, 2011.

ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding 
this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name and/or OMB 
Control Number and should be sent to: Reports Liaison Officer, Office 
of Policy Development and Research, Department of Housing and Urban 
Development, 451 7th Street, SW., Room 8234, Washington, DC 20410.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Elizabeth Rudd at (202) 402-7607 (this 
is not a toll-free number). Copies of the proposed forms and other 
available documents submitted to OMB may be obtained from Ms. Rudd.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Department will submit the proposed 
information collection to OMB for review, as required by the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35, as amended).
    This Notice is soliciting comments from members of the public and 
affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information to: 
(1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is 
necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, 
including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) 
Evaluate the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the 
proposed collection of information; (3) Enhance the quality, utility, 
and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) Minimize the 
burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond; 
including through the use of appropriate automated collection 
techniques or other forms of information technology that will reduce 
burden, (e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses).
    This Notice also lists the following information:
    Title of Proposal: The Impact of Housing and Services Interventions 
on Homeless Families.
    OMB Control Number: Pending.
    Description of the need for the information and proposed use: The 
Participant Follow-up Survey Instruments, the Participation Agreement, 
and the Key Informant Interviews are necessary to conduct the study, 
The Impact of Housing and Services Interventions on Homeless Families.
    The Senate Report 109-109 for the FY 2006 Transportation, Treasury, 
the Judiciary, Housing and Urban

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Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill directed the U.S. 
Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to ``undertake 
research to ascertain the impact of various service and housing 
interventions in ending homelessness for families.'' In response to 
this directive, HUD awarded an Indefinite Quantity Contract (IQC) to 
Abt Associates, Inc. in September 2008 to conduct a study entitled The 
Impact of Housing and Services Interventions on Homeless Families. The 
study will compare several combinations of housing assistance and 
services in a multi-site experiment, to determine which interventions 
work best to promote housing stability, family preservation, child 
well-being, adult well-being, and self-sufficiency. The study has begun 
enrolling families and administering the baseline survey. The follow-up 
survey enables collection of data on the outcomes of interest from 
families who have participated in the study; the survey will permit the 
research team to track participants and measure the outcomes of 
participants 18 months after assignment to one of the study's 
interventions. Interviews with key informants will enable the study 
team to collect cost information so that it is possible to assess the 
costs of the interventions and services provided to homeless families.
    Members of affected public: Households.
    Estimation of the total number of hours needed to prepare the 
information collection including number of respondents, frequency of 
response, and hours of response:

                                   Estimated Respondent Burden Hours and Costs
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                                                                   Average time
                                                                    to complete
             Form                  Respondent        Number of       (minimum,       Frequency     Total burden
                                     sample         respondents     maximum) in                       (hours)
                                                                      minutes
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Follow-up Survey..............  All enrolled               2,550      60 (50-70)               1           2,550
                                 families (N =
                                 2,550).
Key Informant Interviews......  Staff from                   126             120               1             252
                                 programs                              (100-150)
                                 providing
                                 services in the
                                 studied
                                 interventions.
                                                 ---------------------------------------------------------------
    TOTAL Burden Hours........  ................  ..............  ..............  ..............           2,802
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    Respondent's Obligation: Voluntary.
    Status of the proposed information collection: Pending OMB 
approval.

    Authority: Title 13 U.S.C. Section 9(a), and Title 12, U.S.C., 
Section 1701z-1 et seq.

    Dated: June 13, 2011.
Raphael W. Bostic,
 Assistant Secretary for Policy Development and Research.
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