Advisory Group to the Commissioner of Internal Revenue; Renewal of Charter, 67556 [2011-28171]

Download as PDF 67556 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 211 / Tuesday, November 1, 2011 / Notices Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, 725–17th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20503, Attention NHTSA Desk Officer. Comments are invited on: Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Department, including whether the information will have practical utility; the accuracy of the Department’s estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; ways to enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information to be collected; and ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. A Comment to OMB is most effective if OMB receives it within 30 days of publication. Issued in Washington, DC, on October 25, 2011. Frank Borris, Director, Office of Defects Investigation. [FR Doc. 2011–27978 Filed 10–31–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–59–P BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0156] Proposed Information Collection (Notice of Change in Student Status) Activity: Comment Request 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 report changes in students’ enrollment status. DATES: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection of information should be received on or before January 3, 2012. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information through the Federal Docket Management System (FDMS) at http://www.Regulations.gov or to Nancy J. Kessinger, Veterans Benefits Administration (20M35), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420 or email to nancy.kessinger@va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0156’’ in any correspondence. During the comment period, comments may be viewed online through FDMS. SUMMARY: Advisory Group to the Commissioner of Internal Revenue; Renewal of Charter Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Charter for the Information Reporting Program Advisory Committee (IRPAC), has been renewed for a two-year period beginning October 20, 2011. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms.Caryl Grant, National Public Liaison, at Public_Liaison@irs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given under section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. (1988), and with the approval of the Secretary of the Treasury to announce the renewal of the Information Reporting Program Advisory Committee (IRPAC). The purpose of the IRPAC is to provide an organized public forum for discussion of relevant information reporting issues of mutual concern as between Internal Revenue Service (‘‘IRS’’) officials and representatives of the public. Advisory committee members convey the public’s perception of IRS activities, advise with respect to specific information reporting administration issues, provide SUMMARY: srobinson on DSK4SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES [FR Doc. 2011–28171 Filed 10–31–11; 8:45 am] Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. Internal Revenue Service 17:04 Oct 31, 2011 Dated: October 24, 2011. Candice Cromling, Director, National Public Liaison. AGENCY: DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY VerDate Mar<15>2010 constructive observations regarding current or proposed IRS policies, programs, and procedures, and propose improvements to information reporting operations and the Information Reporting Program. Membership is balanced to include stakeholder segmentation, geographic location, industry representation and influence in channel communication and preferences, technology adaptation, life cycle data reporting, economics and specific product/service usage. Jkt 226001 PO 00000 Frm 00155 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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. Titles: Notice of Change in Student Status, VA Form 22–1999b. OMB Control Number: 2900–0156. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Abstract: Educational institutions use VA Form 22–1999b to report a student’s enrollment status. Benefits are not payable when a student interrupts or terminates a program. VA uses the information to determine a student’s continued entitlement to educational benefits or if the benefits should be increased, decreased, or terminated. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit, and Not-for-profit institutions. Estimated Annual Burden: a. VA Form 22–1999b (Paper Copy)— 16,667 hours. b. VA Form 22–1999b (Electronically Filed)—35,000 hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: a. VA Form 22–1999b (Paper Copy)— 10 minutes. b. VA Form 22–1999b (Electronically Filed)—7 minutes. Frequency of Response: On occasion. Estimated Total Number of Responses Annually: a. VA Form 22–1999b (Paper Copy)— 100,000. b. VA Form 22–1999b (Electronically Filed)—300,000. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Dated: October 26, 2011. E:\FR\FM\01NON1.SGM 01NON1

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[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 211 (Tuesday, November 1, 2011)]
[Notices]
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[FR Doc No: 2011-28171]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Internal Revenue Service


Advisory Group to the Commissioner of Internal Revenue; Renewal 
of Charter

AGENCY: Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Charter for the Information Reporting Program Advisory 
Committee (IRPAC), has been renewed for a two-year period beginning 
October 20, 2011.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms.Caryl Grant, National Public 
Liaison, at Public_Liaison@irs.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given under section 
10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. (1988), 
and with the approval of the Secretary of the Treasury to announce the 
renewal of the Information Reporting Program Advisory Committee 
(IRPAC). The purpose of the IRPAC is to provide an organized public 
forum for discussion of relevant information reporting issues of mutual 
concern as between Internal Revenue Service (``IRS'') officials and 
representatives of the public. Advisory committee members convey the 
public's perception of IRS activities, advise with respect to specific 
information reporting administration issues, provide constructive 
observations regarding current or proposed IRS policies, programs, and 
procedures, and propose improvements to information reporting 
operations and the Information Reporting Program. Membership is 
balanced to include stakeholder segmentation, geographic location, 
industry representation and influence in channel communication and 
preferences, technology adaptation, life cycle data reporting, 
economics and specific product/service usage.

    Dated: October 24, 2011.
Candice Cromling,
Director, National Public Liaison.
[FR Doc. 2011-28171 Filed 10-31-11; 8:45 am]
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