Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comments Requested: Extension of a Currently Approved Collection; Victims of Crime Act, Crime Victim Assistance Grant Program Performance Report, 8278-8279 [2012-3370]

Download as PDF 8278 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 30 / Tuesday, February 14, 2012 / Notices mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES information should address one or more of the following four points: • 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; • Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; • Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and • Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g. permitting electronic submission of responses. Overview of This Information Collection: (1) Type of information collection: Extension of a currently approved collection. (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Methodological research to support the redesign of the National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS). (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the department sponsoring the collection: Form numbers not available for generic clearance, Bureau of Justice Statistics, Office of Justice Programs, Department of Justice. (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract. Primary: Persons ages 12 or older in sampled households in the United States. (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond/reply: Approximately 50,200 persons ages 12 or older will be interviewed for some aspect of the redesign research. The average length of interview will vary by the type of interview conducted. Completing the crime screener and incident report is estimated to take 15–30 minutes, while a cognitive interview for testing alternative methods for measuring sexual violence may take 1–2 hours. (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: The total respondent burden is approximately 18,341 hours. If additional information is required, contact: Jerri Murray, Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, Justice VerDate Mar<15>2010 21:57 Feb 13, 2012 Jkt 226001 Management Division, Policy and Planning Staff, Two Constitution Square, 145 N Street NE., Suite 2E–508, Washington, DC 20530. Jerri Murray, Department Clearance Officer, PRA, United States Department of Justice. [FR Doc. 2012–3394 Filed 2–13–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–18–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Office of Justice Programs [OMB Number 1121–0142] Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comments Requested: Extension of a Currently Approved Collection; Victims of Crime Act, Crime Victim Assistance Grant Program Performance Report 30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review. ACTION: The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. This proposed information collection was previously published in the Federal Register Volume 77, Number 20, page 4833, on January 31, 2012, allowing for a 60 day comment period. The purpose of this notice is to allow for an additional 30 days for public comment until March 15, 2012. This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10. Written comments and/or suggestions regarding the items contained in this notice, especially the estimated public burden and associated response time, should be directed to the Office of Management and Budget, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attention Department of Justice Desk Officer, Washington, DC 20503. Additionally, comments may be submitted to OMB via facsimile to (202) 395–7285. Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of the following four points: —Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the PO 00000 Frm 00066 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; —Evaluate the accuracy of the agencies estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; —Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and —Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. Overview of this Information Collection (1) Type of Information Collection: Extension of a currently approved collection. (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Victims of Crime Act, Crime Victim Assistance Grant Program, Subgrant Award Report. (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the Department sponsoring the collection: The form number is 1121–0142. Office for Victims of Crime, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice is sponsoring the collection. (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary: State government. Other: None. The VOCA, Crime Victim Assistance Grant Program, Subgrant Award Report is a required submission by state grantees, within 90 days of their awarding a subgrant for the provision of crime victim services. VOCA and the Program Guidelines require each state victim assistance office to report to OVC on the impact of the Federal funds, to certify compliance with the eligibility requirements of VOCA, and to provide a summary of proposed activities. This information will be aggregated and serve as supporting documentation for the Director’s biennial report to the President and to the Congress on the effectiveness of the activities supported by these grants. This request is for an extension of a currently approved reporting instrument, with no revisions. (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond/reply: The number of VOCAfunded victim assistance programs varies widely from State to State. A review of information currently available to this Office on the number of active victim assistance programs in 15 states selected for variance in size and E:\FR\FM\14FEN1.SGM 14FEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 30 / Tuesday, February 14, 2012 / Notices population revealed that a State would be responsible for entering subgrant data for as many as 499 programs (California) to as few as 9 programs (District of Columbia). The estimated time to enter a record via the Grants Management System is three minutes (.05 hour). Therefore, the estimated clerical time can range from 27 minutes to 25 hours, based on the number of records that are entered. It would take 265 hours to enter 5,300 responses electronically [5,300 × .05 hour]. (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: The current estimated burden is 265 (5,300 responses × .05 hour per response = 265 hours). There is no increase in the annual recordkeeping and reporting burden. If additional information is required contact: Jerri Murray, Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, Justice Management Division, Policy and Planning Staff, Two Constitution Square, 145 N Street, NE., Room 2E– 508, Washington, DC 20530 Jerri Murray, Department Clearance Officer, PRA, U.S. Department of Justice. [FR Doc. 2012–3370 Filed 2–13–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–18–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration [TA–W–81,097] mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Inc., a Subsidiary of Kimberly-Clark Corporation, Everett Mill, Including OnSite Leased Workers From Injury Free, Incorporated, Ventilation Power Cleaning, Inc., Covenant Security Services, Healthforce, Uniseve Corporation, Jacobs Engineering and Stafflogix Corporation, Everett, WA; Amended Certification Regarding Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance In accordance with Section 223 of the Trade Act of 1974, as amended (‘‘Act’’), 19 U.S.C. 2273, the Department of Labor issued a Certification of Eligibility to Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance on December 14, 2011, applicable to workers of Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Inc., a subsidiary of Kimberly-Clark Corporation, Everett Mill, including on-site leased workers from Injury Free, Incorporated, Ventilation Power Cleaning, Inc., Covenant Security Services, VerDate Mar<15>2010 21:57 Feb 13, 2012 Jkt 226001 Healthforce, UNISEVE Corporation and Jacobs Engineering, Everett, Washington. The workers are engaged in activities related to the production of tissue products (paper towels, toilet paper, wipes) and wood pulp. The notice was published in the Federal Register on December 29, 2011 (76 FR 81988). At the request of Washington State and a company official, the Department reviewed the certification for workers of the subject firm. New information from the company shows that workers leased from STAFFLOGIX Corporation were employed on-site at the Everett, Washington location of Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Inc., a subsidiary of Kimberly-Clark Corporation, Everett Mill. The Department has determined that these workers were sufficiently under the control of Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Inc., a subsidiary of Kimberly-Clark Corporation, Everett Mill to be considered leased workers. The intent of the Department’s certification is to include all workers of the subject firm who were adversely affected by increased company imports of tissue products (paper towels, toilet paper, wipes) and wood pulp. Based on these findings, the Department is amending this certification to include workers leased from STAFFLOGIX Corporation working on-site at the Everett, Washington location of the subject firm. The amended notice applicable to TA–W–81,097 is hereby issued as follows: All workers from Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Inc., a subsidiary of Kimberly-Clark Corporation, Everett Mill, including on-site leased workers from Injury Free, Incorporated, Ventilation Power Cleaning, Inc., Covenant Security Services, Healthforce, UNISEVE Corporation, Jacobs Engineering and STAFFLOGIX Corporation, Everett, Washington, who became totally or partially separated from employment on or after February 13, 2010, through December 16, 2013, and all workers in the group threatened with total or partial separation from employment on date of certification through two years from the date of certification, are eligible to apply for adjustment assistance under Chapter 2 of Title II of the Trade Act of 1074, as amended. Signed at Washington, DC, this 25th day of January 2012. Elliott S. Kushner, Certifying Officer, Office of Trade Adjustment Assistance. [FR Doc. 2012–3325 Filed 2–13–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P PO 00000 Frm 00067 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 8279 DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration Notice of Determinations Regarding Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance In accordance with Section 223 of the Trade Act of 1974, as amended (19 U.S.C. 2273) the Department of Labor herein presents summaries of determinations regarding eligibility to apply for trade adjustment assistance for workers by (TA–W) number issued during the period of January 9, 2012 through January 13, 2012. In order for an affirmative determination to be made for workers of a primary firm and a certification issued regarding eligibility to apply for worker adjustment assistance, each of the group eligibility requirements of Section 222(a) of the Act must be met. I. Under Section 222(a)(2)(A), the Following Must Be Satisfied (1) A significant number or proportion of the workers in such workers’ firm have become totally or partially separated, or are threatened to become totally or partially separated; (2) The sales or production, or both, of such firm have decreased absolutely; and (3) One of the following must be satisfied: (A) Imports of articles or services like or directly competitive with articles produced or services supplied by such firm have increased; (B) Imports of articles like or directly competitive with articles into which one or more component parts produced by such firm are directly incorporated, have increased; (C) Imports of articles directly incorporating one or more component parts produced outside the United States that are like or directly competitive with imports of articles incorporating one or more component parts produced by such firm have increased; (D) Imports of articles like or directly competitive with articles which are produced directly using services supplied by such firm, have increased; and (4) The increase in imports contributed importantly to such workers’ separation or threat of separation and to the decline in the sales or production of such firm; or II. Section 222(a)(2)(B) all of the Following Must Be Satisfied (1) A significant number or proportion of the workers in such workers’ firm E:\FR\FM\14FEN1.SGM 14FEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Office of Justice Programs

[OMB Number 1121-0142]


Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; 
Comments Requested: Extension of a Currently Approved Collection; 
Victims of Crime Act, Crime Victim Assistance Grant Program Performance 
Report

ACTION: 30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review.

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    The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), 
Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) will be submitting the following 
information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget 
(OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published 
to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. This proposed 
information collection was previously published in the Federal Register 
Volume 77, Number 20, page 4833, on January 31, 2012, allowing for a 60 
day comment period.
    The purpose of this notice is to allow for an additional 30 days 
for public comment until March 15, 2012. This process is conducted in 
accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10.
    Written comments and/or suggestions regarding the items contained 
in this notice, especially the estimated public burden and associated 
response time, should be directed to the Office of Management and 
Budget, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attention 
Department of Justice Desk Officer, Washington, DC 20503. Additionally, 
comments may be submitted to OMB via facsimile to (202) 395-7285.
    Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected 
agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are 
encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of the following 
four points:

--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;
--Evaluate the accuracy of the agencies estimate of the burden of the 
proposed collection of information, including the validity of the 
methodology and assumptions used;
--Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be 
collected; and
--Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are 
to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, 
electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or 
other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic 
submission of responses.

Overview of this Information Collection

    (1) Type of Information Collection: Extension of a currently 
approved collection.
    (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Victims of Crime Act, Crime 
Victim Assistance Grant Program, Subgrant Award Report.
    (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the 
Department sponsoring the collection: The form number is 1121-0142. 
Office for Victims of Crime, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. 
Department of Justice is sponsoring the collection.
    (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as 
well as a brief abstract: Primary: State government. Other: None. The 
VOCA, Crime Victim Assistance Grant Program, Subgrant Award Report is a 
required submission by state grantees, within 90 days of their awarding 
a subgrant for the provision of crime victim services. VOCA and the 
Program Guidelines require each state victim assistance office to 
report to OVC on the impact of the Federal funds, to certify compliance 
with the eligibility requirements of VOCA, and to provide a summary of 
proposed activities. This information will be aggregated and serve as 
supporting documentation for the Director's biennial report to the 
President and to the Congress on the effectiveness of the activities 
supported by these grants. This request is for an extension of a 
currently approved reporting instrument, with no revisions.
    (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount 
of time estimated for an average respondent to respond/reply: The 
number of VOCA-funded victim assistance programs varies widely from 
State to State. A review of information currently available to this 
Office on the number of active victim assistance programs in 15 states 
selected for variance in size and

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population revealed that a State would be responsible for entering 
subgrant data for as many as 499 programs (California) to as few as 9 
programs (District of Columbia).
    The estimated time to enter a record via the Grants Management 
System is three minutes (.05 hour). Therefore, the estimated clerical 
time can range from 27 minutes to 25 hours, based on the number of 
records that are entered. It would take 265 hours to enter 5,300 
responses electronically [5,300 x .05 hour].
    (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated 
with the collection: The current estimated burden is 265 (5,300 
responses x .05 hour per response = 265 hours). There is no increase in 
the annual recordkeeping and reporting burden.
    If additional information is required contact: Jerri Murray, 
Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, 
Justice Management Division, Policy and Planning Staff, Two 
Constitution Square, 145 N Street, NE., Room 2E-508, Washington, DC 
20530

Jerri Murray,
Department Clearance Officer, PRA, U.S. Department of Justice.
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