Notice of Availability of Funds and Solicitation for Grant Applications for Serving Adult and Youth Ex-Offenders Through Strategies Targeted to Characteristics Common to Female Ex-Offenders, 17098 [2012-6932]

Download as PDF 17098 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 57 / Friday, March 23, 2012 / Notices srobinson on DSK4SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES For additional information, see the related notice published in the Federal Register on December 8, 2011 (76 FR 76768). Interested parties are encouraged to send comments to the OMB, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs at the address shown in the ADDRESSES section within 30 days of publication of this notice in the Federal Register. In order to help ensure appropriate consideration, comments should reference OMB Control Number 1218– 0085. The OMB is particularly interested in comments that: • 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. Agency: DOL–OSHA. Title of Collection: The 13 Carcinogens Standard. OMB Control Number: 1218–0085. Affected Public: Private Sector— Businesses or Other For-Profits. Total Estimated Number of Respondents: 95. Total Estimated Number of Responses: 2,162. Total Estimated Annual Burden Hours: 1,472. Total Estimated Annual Other Costs Burden: $99,207. Dated: March 19, 2012. Michel Smyth, Departmental Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2012–7042 Filed 3–22–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–26–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:14 Mar 22, 2012 Jkt 226001 DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration Notice of Availability of Funds and Solicitation for Grant Applications for Serving Adult and Youth Ex-Offenders Through Strategies Targeted to Characteristics Common to Female ExOffenders Funding Opportunity Number: SGA/ DFA PY–11–12 Through this notice, the Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration (ETA), announces the availability of approximately $12 million in grant funds authorized by the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) to award approximately eight grants to serve adult and youth ex-offenders pre- and post-release. Services to be funded will be targeted to female ex-offenders, but must also be open to eligible male exoffenders. Applicants may submit only one proposal for up to $1.5 million, with the amount requested depending on the number of participants to be served. These grants will be selected through a competitive process open to any non-profit organization with IRS 501(c)(3) status, unit of state or local government, or any Indian and Native American entity eligible for grants under WIA Section 166. These grants will cover a 30-month period of performance that includes up to six months of planning and a minimum of 24 months of operations. The 24 month period for operations must include time to allow each participant to complete the program and have between 3–4 months of follow-up. Thus, the last cohort of participants must complete program services 3 to 4 months before the end of the grant. Grantees may provide follow-up services to some participants while providing direct services to others. The complete SGA and any subsequent SGA amendments, in connection with this solicitation are described in further detail on ETA’s Web site at http://www.doleta.gov/ grants/ or on http://www.grants.gov. The Web sites provide application information, eligibility requirements, review and selection procedures and other program requirements governing this solicitation. DATES: The closing date for receipt of applications is May 4, 2012. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mamie Williams, Grants Management Specialist, Division of Federal Assistance, at (202) 693–3341. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00098 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 The Grant Officer for this SGA is Latifa Jeter. Signed March 19, 2012 in Washington, D.C. Eric D. Luetkenhaus, Grant Officer, Employment and Training Administration. [FR Doc. 2012–6932 Filed 3–22–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FT–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Mine Safety and Health Administration Proposed Extension of Existing Information Collection; Independent Contractor Registration and Identification Mine Safety and Health Administration, Labor. ACTION: Request for public comments. AGENCY: The Department of Labor, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, conducts a pre-clearance consultation program to provide the general public and Federal and state agencies with an opportunity to comment on proposed and continuing collections of information in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. This program helps ensure that requested data can be provided in the desired format, that reporting (time and financial resources) is minimal, that collection instruments are clearly understood, and that the impact of collection requirements can be properly assessed. The Mine Safety and Health Administration is soliciting comments concerning the proposed extension of an existing information collection, OMB Control Number 1219–00040, Independent Contractor Register. OMB last approved this information collection request (ICR) on March 10, 2009. SUMMARY: Submit comments on or before May 22, 2012. ADDRESSES: Comments must be identified with ‘‘OMB Control Number 1219–0040’’ and sent to both the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and MSHA. Comments to MSHA may be sent by any of the methods listed below. • Federal E-Rulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. Follow the on-line instructions for submitting comments. • Facsimile: 202–693–9441, include ‘‘OMB 1219–0040’’ in the subject line of the message. • Regular Mail or Hand Delivery: MSHA, Office of Standards, Regulations, and Variances, 1100 DATES: E:\FR\FM\23MRN1.SGM 23MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 57 (Friday, March 23, 2012)]
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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Employment and Training Administration


Notice of Availability of Funds and Solicitation for Grant 
Applications for Serving Adult and Youth Ex-Offenders Through 
Strategies Targeted to Characteristics Common to Female Ex-Offenders

Funding Opportunity Number: SGA/DFA PY-11-12

SUMMARY: Through this notice, the Department of Labor's Employment and 
Training Administration (ETA), announces the availability of 
approximately $12 million in grant funds authorized by the Workforce 
Investment Act (WIA) to award approximately eight grants to serve adult 
and youth ex-offenders pre- and post-release. Services to be funded 
will be targeted to female ex-offenders, but must also be open to 
eligible male ex-offenders. Applicants may submit only one proposal for 
up to $1.5 million, with the amount requested depending on the number 
of participants to be served. These grants will be selected through a 
competitive process open to any non-profit organization with IRS 
501(c)(3) status, unit of state or local government, or any Indian and 
Native American entity eligible for grants under WIA Section 166. These 
grants will cover a 30-month period of performance that includes up to 
six months of planning and a minimum of 24 months of operations. The 24 
month period for operations must include time to allow each participant 
to complete the program and have between 3-4 months of follow-up. Thus, 
the last cohort of participants must complete program services 3 to 4 
months before the end of the grant. Grantees may provide follow-up 
services to some participants while providing direct services to 
others.
    The complete SGA and any subsequent SGA amendments, in connection 
with this solicitation are described in further detail on ETA's Web 
site at http://www.doleta.gov/grants/ or on http://www.grants.gov. The 
Web sites provide application information, eligibility requirements, 
review and selection procedures and other program requirements 
governing this solicitation.

DATES: The closing date for receipt of applications is May 4, 2012.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mamie Williams, Grants Management 
Specialist, Division of Federal Assistance, at (202) 693-3341.

    The Grant Officer for this SGA is Latifa Jeter.
    Signed March 19, 2012 in Washington, D.C.
Eric D. Luetkenhaus,
Grant Officer, Employment and Training Administration.
[FR Doc. 2012-6932 Filed 3-22-12; 8:45 am]
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