Notice of Submission of Proposed Information Collection to OMB Evaluation of the Veterans Homelessness Prevention Demonstration, 70470-70471 [2011-29358]

Download as PDF 70470 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 219 / Monday, November 14, 2011 / Notices Information Collection Requirement Title: TSA Airspace Waiver. Type of Request: Extension of a currently approved collection. OMB Control Number: 1652–0033. Forms(s): N/A. Affected Public: Aircraft operators, passengers, and crewmembers. Abstract: The airspace waiver program allows general aviation U.S. and foreign aircraft operators who undergo security threat assessments to apply for approval to operate in U.S. restricted airspace, including over flying the United States and its territories. TSA is requesting this approval to respond to the needs of the general aviation community and to allow freedom of movement and commerce throughout U.S. airspace. The waiver request requires aircraft operators to provide information about the flight, passengers, and crew members in order for TSA to perform a security threat assessment on each individual. Number of Respondents: 4,600. Estimated Annual Burden Hours: An estimated 2,500 hours annually. Issued in Arlington, Virginia, on November 8, 2011. Joanna Johnson, TSA Paperwork Reduction Act Officer, Office of Information Technology. [FR Doc. 2011–29330 Filed 11–10–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–05–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Transportation Security Administration Extension of Agency Information Collection Activity Under OMB Review: Law Enforcement Officer Flying Armed Training Transportation Security Administration, DHS. ACTION: 30-day Notice. AGENCY: This notice announces that the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has forwarded the Information Collection Request (ICR), Office of Management and Budget (OMB) control number 1652–0034, abstracted below to OMB for review and approval of an extension of the currently approved collection under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA). The ICR describes the nature of the information collection and its expected burden. TSA published a Federal Register notice, with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments, of the following collection of information on August 10, 2011, 76 FR 49504. The collection involves TSA gathering mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 19:40 Nov 10, 2011 Jkt 226001 information from Territorial, Tribal, Federal, municipal, county, state, and authorized railroad law enforcement agencies who have requested the Law Enforcement Officer (LEO) Flying Armed training course. DATES: Send your comments by December 14, 2011. A comment to OMB is most effective if OMB receives it within 30 days of publication. ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit written comments on the proposed information collection to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, OMB. Comments should be addressed to Desk Officer, Department of Homeland Security/TSA, and sent via electronic mail to oira_submission@omb.eop.gov or faxed to (202) 395–6974. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Joanna Johnson, TSA PRA Officer, Office of Information Technology (OIT), TSA–11, Transportation Security Administration, 601 South 12th Street, Arlington, VA 20598–6011; telephone (571) 227–3651; email TSAPRA@dhs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Comments Invited In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), an agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to, a collection of information unless it displays a valid OMB control number. The ICR documentation is available at http://www.reginfo.gov. Therefore, in preparation for OMB review and approval of the following information collection, TSA is soliciting comments to— (1) Evaluate whether the proposed information requirement 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; (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 using appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Information Collection Requirement Title: Law Enforcement Officer Flying Armed Training. Type of Request: Extension of a currently approved collection. OMB Control Number: 1652–0034. Forms(s): N/A. PO 00000 Frm 00064 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Affected Public: Law Enforcement Officers. Abstract: TSA requires Territorial, Tribal, Federal, municipal, county, state, and authorized railroad law enforcement officers (LEOs) who have a mission need to fly armed to complete the LEO Flying Armed Training under 49 CFR 1544.219. Eligibility is based on requirements stated in 49 CFR 1544.219. TSA will gather information, including agency name, address, and name of each individual who will receive the training, from law enforcement agencies that have requested the LEO Flying Armed training course. Applicant verification ensures that only LEOs with a valid need to fly armed aboard commercial aircraft receive training. Applicants come from Territorial, Tribal, Federal, municipal, county, state, and authorized railroad law enforcement agencies throughout the country. For more information about the program, please see http://www.tsa.gov/lawenforcement/ programs/traveling_with_guns.shtm. Number of Respondents: 2,000. Estimated Annual Burden Hours: An estimated 167 hours annually. Issued in Arlington, Virginia, on November 8, 2011. Joanna Johnson, TSA Paperwork Reduction Act Officer, Office of Information Technology. [FR Doc. 2011–29327 Filed 11–10–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–05–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5486–N–27] Notice of Submission of Proposed Information Collection to OMB Evaluation of the Veterans Homelessness Prevention Demonstration Office of Policy Development and Research, HUD. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Department of Housing and Urban Development requests review and approval of the Paperwork Reduction Act requirements for the collection of information required to evaluate the Veterans Homelessness Prevention Demonstration (VHPD). The Department solicits public comments on the proposed collection of information to: (1) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (2) minimize the burden of the information collection on those who respond; including through the use of appropriate automated collection SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\14NON1.SGM 14NON1 70471 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 219 / Monday, November 14, 2011 / Notices techniques or other forms of information technology that will reduce burden. DATES: Comments Due Date: January 13, 2012. Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this proposal. Comments must be received within sixty (60) days from the date of this Notice. Comments should refer to the proposal by name and should be sent to: Reports Liaison Officer, Office of Policy Development and Research, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Street SW., Room 8230, Washington, DC 20410. ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Elizabeth Rudd, Ph.D., Department of Housing and Urban Development, Office of Policy Development and Research, 451 7th Street SW., Room 8120, Washington, DC 20410; email Elizabeth.C.Rudd@hud.gov; or Form telephone (202) 402–7607. This is not a toll-free number. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This Notice informs the public that the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) will submit to OMB a request for approval to collect information to evaluate the Veterans Homelessness Prevention Demonstration. The FY 2009 budget for HUD included a $10 million set-aside for a demonstration program ‘‘to test the effectiveness of strategies to prevent veterans from becoming homeless’’ (Senate Report No. 110–418). The Senate Report directed HUD to coordinate the demonstration program with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL). The resulting demonstration program, the Veterans Homelessness Prevention Demonstration (VHPD), is being implemented in five communities. The objectives of the VHPD evaluation are to Number of respondents Respondent sample Baseline Survey (Group 1) ............... Follow-up Survey (Group 1) ............. Follow-up Survey (Group 2) ............. Focus Groups ................................... Key Informant Interviews .................. Site Reconnaissance Phone Interviews. Total Burden Hours ................... VHPD VHPD VHPD VHPD VHPD VHPD 0.42 0.42 0.42 1.5 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 105 105 210 120 240 21 ........................................................... ........................ ........................ ........................ 801 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: [FR Doc. 2011–29358 Filed 11–10–11; 8:45 am] 2012. BILLING CODE 4210–67–P ADDRESSES: DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5486–N–26] Comments Due Date: January 13, 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. Notice of Proposed Information Collection for Public Comment on the: Study of Public Housing Agencies’ Engagement With Homeless Households mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Total burden (hours) Frequency 250 250 500 80 120 21 Dated: November 3, 2011. Raphael W. Bostic, Assistant Secretary for Policy Development and Research. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Office of Policy Development and Research, HUD. ACTION: Notice of proposed information collection. Anne Fletcher at (202) 402–4347 (this is not a toll-free number). Copies of the proposed forms and other available documents submitted to OMB may be obtained from Ms. Fletcher. AGENCY: The proposed information collection requirement described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for SUMMARY: 19:40 Nov 10, 2011 Average time to complete (hours) Households ........................... Households ........................... Households ........................... clients .................................... Staff ....................................... Staff ....................................... Authority: The Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35, as amended. VerDate Mar<15>2010 (1) Examine the most effective ways to identify, reach, and assist veterans who are at-risk of homelessness or are experiencing short-term homelessness; (2) evaluate the extent to which VHPD services and activities meet the needs of veterans experiencing a housing crisis and contribute to their longer-term economic stability and (3) identify barriers to providing prevention services to veterans. Title of Proposed Notice: Evaluation of the Veterans Homelessness Prevention Demonstration. Description of Information Collection: OMB Control Number: XXXXpending. Agency Form Numbers: None. Members of Affected Public: Households and VHPD program staff. Estimated Total Number of Hours Needed to Prepare the Information Collection Including Number of Respondents, Frequency of Responses, and Hours of Responses: Jkt 226001 The Department will submit the proposed information collection to OMB for review, as required by the Paperwork SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: PO 00000 Frm 00065 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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: Study of Public Housing Agencies’ Engagement with Homeless Households. E:\FR\FM\14NON1.SGM 14NON1

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[FR Doc No: 2011-29358]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

[Docket No. FR-5486-N-27]


Notice of Submission of Proposed Information Collection to OMB 
Evaluation of the Veterans Homelessness Prevention Demonstration

AGENCY: Office of Policy Development and Research, HUD.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Department of Housing and Urban Development requests 
review and approval of the Paperwork Reduction Act requirements for the 
collection of information required to evaluate the Veterans 
Homelessness Prevention Demonstration (VHPD). The Department solicits 
public comments on the proposed collection of information to: (1) 
Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be 
collected; and (2) minimize the burden of the information collection on 
those who respond; including through the use of appropriate automated 
collection

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techniques or other forms of information technology that will reduce 
burden.

DATES: Comments Due Date: January 13, 2012.

ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding 
this proposal. Comments must be received within sixty (60) days from 
the date of this Notice. Comments should refer to the proposal by name 
and should be sent to: Reports Liaison Officer, Office of Policy 
Development and Research, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 
451 Seventh Street SW., Room 8230, Washington, DC 20410.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Elizabeth Rudd, Ph.D., Department of 
Housing and Urban Development, Office of Policy Development and 
Research, 451 7th Street SW., Room 8120, Washington, DC 20410; email 
Elizabeth.C.Rudd@hud.gov; or telephone (202) 402-7607. This is not a 
toll-free number.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This Notice informs the public that the U.S. 
Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) will submit to OMB a 
request for approval to collect information to evaluate the Veterans 
Homelessness Prevention Demonstration. The FY 2009 budget for HUD 
included a $10 million set-aside for a demonstration program ``to test 
the effectiveness of strategies to prevent veterans from becoming 
homeless'' (Senate Report No. 110-418). The Senate Report directed HUD 
to coordinate the demonstration program with the U.S. Department of 
Veterans Affairs (VA) and the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL). The 
resulting demonstration program, the Veterans Homelessness Prevention 
Demonstration (VHPD), is being implemented in five communities. The 
objectives of the VHPD evaluation are to (1) Examine the most effective 
ways to identify, reach, and assist veterans who are at-risk of 
homelessness or are experiencing short-term homelessness; (2) evaluate 
the extent to which VHPD services and activities meet the needs of 
veterans experiencing a housing crisis and contribute to their longer-
term economic stability and (3) identify barriers to providing 
prevention services to veterans.
    Title of Proposed Notice: Evaluation of the Veterans Homelessness 
Prevention Demonstration.
    Description of Information Collection:
    OMB Control Number: XXXX-pending.
    Agency Form Numbers: None.
    Members of Affected Public: Households and VHPD program staff.
    Estimated Total Number of Hours Needed to Prepare the Information 
Collection Including Number of Respondents, Frequency of Responses, and 
Hours of Responses:

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                                                                   Average time
             Form                  Respondent        Number of      to complete      Frequency     Total burden
                                     sample         respondents       (hours)                         (hours)
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Baseline Survey (Group 1).....  VHPD Households.             250            0.42               1             105
Follow-up Survey (Group 1)....  VHPD Households.             250            0.42               1             105
Follow-up Survey (Group 2)....  VHPD Households.             500            0.42               1             210
Focus Groups..................  VHPD clients....              80             1.5               1             120
Key Informant Interviews......  VHPD Staff......             120               1               2             240
Site Reconnaissance Phone       VHPD Staff......              21               1               1              21
 Interviews.
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    Total Burden Hours........  ................  ..............  ..............  ..............             801
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    Authority:  The Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. 
Chapter 35, as amended.

    Dated: November 3, 2011.
Raphael W. Bostic,
Assistant Secretary for Policy Development and Research.
[FR Doc. 2011-29358 Filed 11-10-11; 8:45 am]
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