Notice of Proposed Information Collection for Public Comment on the Study of: Housing for Youth Aging Out of Foster Care, 4336-4337 [2012-1704]

Download as PDF 4336 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 18 / Friday, January 27, 2012 / Notices Closed: March 14, 2012, 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. Place: Hyatt Regency Bethesda, One Bethesda Metro Center, 7400 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda, MD 20814. Closed: March 15, 2012, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. Place: Hyatt Regency Bethesda, One Bethesda Metro Center, 7400 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda, MD 20814. Closed: March 16, 2012, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. Place: Hyatt Regency Bethesda, One Bethesda Metro Center, 7400 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda, MD 20814. Contact Person: Robert Wellner, Ph.D., Scientific Review Officer, Review Branch, DEA, NIDDK, National Institutes of Health, Room 706, 6707 Democracy Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20892–5452, rw175w@nih.gov. 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Name of Committee: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases Special Emphasis Panel; HEV Ancillary Study. Date: March 5, 2012. Time: 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Agenda: To review and evaluate grant applications. VerDate Mar<15>2010 18:14 Jan 26, 2012 Jkt 226001 DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5609–N–02] Notice of Proposed Information Collection for Public Comment on the Study of: Housing for Youth Aging Out of Foster Care 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 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: March 27, 2012. ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name and/or OMB SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00062 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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: 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. 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: Housing for Youth Aging Out of Foster Care. OMB Control Number: XXXXpending. Description of the need for the information and proposed use: This information collection will support research on the role of Family Unification Program vouchers in providing housing for youth aging out of foster care. A survey will be administered to all public housing agencies (PHA) that have an allotment of Family Unification program vouchers (n=300) to determine whether or not their program is currently serving youth aging out of foster care, and why or why not; and for those PHAs that are serving youth, to explore and document key aspects of the program, including the role of the public child welfare agency (PCWA) in the provision of services, the challenges in implementing the program and any strategies employed to overcome challenges; and any outcome data that might be available related to E:\FR\FM\27JAN1.SGM 27JAN1 4337 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 18 / Friday, January 27, 2012 / Notices the housing tenancy and tenure of the youth served. A separate survey will be administered to the PHA partnering PCWAs and will include a similar set of questions, as well as additional questions designed to describe the context of the child welfare system within the specific community. The proposed data collection instrument is a web-based survey. Members of affected public: Public housing agencies (PHA) that administer Family Unification Program (FUP) vouchers and their partnering Public Child Welfare Agencies (PCWA). 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 Form Respondent sample Survey ............................ Survey ............................ Total Burden Hours. PHA Administrators ............................................. PCWA Administrators .......................................... Respondent’s Obligation: Voluntary. Status of the proposed information collection: Pending OMB approval. Authority: Title 13 U.S.C. 9(a), and Title 12, U.S.C. 1701z–1 et seq. Dated: January 20, 2012. Raphael W. Bostic, Assistant Secretary for Policy Development and Research. [FR Doc. 2012–1704 Filed 1–26–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5601–N–04] Federal Property Suitable as Facilities To Assist the Homeless Office of the Assistant Secretary for Community Planning and Development, HUD. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: This Notice identifies unutilized, underutilized, excess, and surplus Federal property reviewed by HUD for suitability for possible use to assist the homeless. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Juanita Perry, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Street SW., Room 7262, Washington, DC 20410; telephone (202) 708–1234; TTY number for the hearing- and speechimpaired (202) 708–2565, (these telephone numbers are not toll-free), or call the toll-free Title V information line at (800) 927–7588. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In accordance with the December 12, 1988 court order in National Coalition for the Homeless v. Veterans Administration, No. 88–2503–OG (D.D.C.), HUD publishes a Notice, on a weekly basis, identifying unutilized, underutilized, excess and surplus Federal buildings tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 18:14 Jan 26, 2012 Jkt 226001 Average time to complete (Minimum, Maximum) In minutes 300 300 30 30 Total burden (hours) Frequency 1 1 150 150 Office of Community Planning and Development. B. Funding Opportunity Title: Funding Availability for the Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG) program. C. Publication: This Notice is initially being published on HUD’s Web site. All HUD materials will be posted on the Dated: January 19, 2012. HUD Homelessness Resource Exchange Mark R. Johnston, at: www.hudhre.info. Deputy Assistant Secretary for Special Needs. D. Catalog of Federal Domestic [FR Doc. 2012–1428 Filed 1–26–12; 8:45 am] Assistance (CFDA) Number: 14.231: Emergency Solutions Grants program BILLING CODE 4210–67–P (ESG). E. Dates: Substantial amendments DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND submitted pursuant to this Notice must URBAN DEVELOPMENT be submitted in compliance with 24 CFR part 91 and the recipient’s citizen participation plan no later than May 15, [Docket No. FR–5594–N–01] 2012. F. Additional Overview Content Notice of the FY 2011 Substantial Information: On November 15, 2011, the Amendment Process and Other Department of Housing and Urban Related Information for Recipients of Development (HUD) posted the interim Emergency Solutions Grants Program rule for the Emergency Solutions Grants Funds program and Consolidated Plan AGENCY: Office of Assistant Secretary for conforming amendments (Interim Rule) Community Planning and Development, on HUD’s Homelessness Resource HUD. Exchange Web site at www.hudhre.info. ACTION: Notice of funding allocations On December 5, 2011, the Interim Rule and requirements. was published in the Federal Register (see 76 FR 75954). Also on November SUMMARY: This Notice advises the public 15, HUD announced the amounts of the of the amounts, and spending second allocation of FY 2011 Emergency restrictions on the use, of the second Shelter Grants program/Emergency allocation of Fiscal Year (FY) 2011 Solutions Grants program funds. To Emergency Shelter Grants/Emergency receive funds from the second Solutions Grants funding (including allocation, each eligible recipient must requirements for establishing each prepare, and obtain HUD approval of, a recipient’s expenditure limit for substantial amendment to its Fiscal Year emergency shelter and street outreach (FY) 2011 Consolidated Plan Annual activities), requirements for receiving Action Plan (Annual Action Plan). This the second allocation, and requirements Notice advises recipients of the 24 CFR that apply to FY 2012 and future part 91 requirements that will apply to consolidated planning submissions. this substantial amendment, highlights DATES: Effective Date: January 27, 2012. the relevant changes under the Interim Overview Information: Rule, and provides guidance on critical A. Federal Agency Name: Department decisions to be made in the planning process. of Housing and Urban Development, and real property that HUD has reviewed for suitability for use to assist the homeless. Today’s Notice is for the purpose of announcing that no additional properties have been determined suitable or unsuitable this week. PO 00000 Frm 00063 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\27JAN1.SGM 27JAN1

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[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 18 (Friday, January 27, 2012)]
[Notices]
[Pages 4336-4337]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-1704]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

[Docket No. FR-5609-N-02]


Notice of Proposed Information Collection for Public Comment on 
the Study of: Housing for Youth Aging Out of Foster Care

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: March 27, 2012.

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: 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.

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: Housing for Youth Aging Out of Foster Care.
    OMB Control Number: XXXX-pending.
    Description of the need for the information and proposed use: This 
information collection will support research on the role of Family 
Unification Program vouchers in providing housing for youth aging out 
of foster care. A survey will be administered to all public housing 
agencies (PHA) that have an allotment of Family Unification program 
vouchers (n=300) to determine whether or not their program is currently 
serving youth aging out of foster care, and why or why not; and for 
those PHAs that are serving youth, to explore and document key aspects 
of the program, including the role of the public child welfare agency 
(PCWA) in the provision of services, the challenges in implementing the 
program and any strategies employed to overcome challenges; and any 
outcome data that might be available related to

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the housing tenancy and tenure of the youth served. A separate survey 
will be administered to the PHA partnering PCWAs and will include a 
similar set of questions, as well as additional questions designed to 
describe the context of the child welfare system within the specific 
community. The proposed data collection instrument is a web-based 
survey.
    Members of affected public: Public housing agencies (PHA) that 
administer Family Unification Program (FUP) vouchers and their 
partnering Public Child Welfare Agencies (PCWA).
    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 sample     Number of       (Minimum,       Frequency     Total burden
                                                    respondents     Maximum) In                       (hours)
                                                                      minutes
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Survey.......................  PHA                           300              30               1             150
                                Administrators.
Survey.......................  PCWA                          300              30               1             150
                                Administrators.
    Total Burden Hours.......
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    Respondent's Obligation: Voluntary.
    Status of the proposed information collection: Pending OMB 
approval.

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

    Dated: January 20, 2012.
Raphael W. Bostic,
Assistant Secretary for Policy Development and Research.
[FR Doc. 2012-1704 Filed 1-26-12; 8:45 am]
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