Notice of Proposed Information Collection for Public Comment: Study of Public Housing Agencies' Engagement with Homeless Households-Follow-up Sample Survey, 55488-55489 [2012-22212]

Download as PDF 55488 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 175 / Monday, September 10, 2012 / Notices other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement Overview of This Information Collection mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Agency Information Collection Activities: Designation of Attorney in Fact The Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), will submit the following information collection request for review and clearance in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. The information collection was previously published in the Federal Register on June 14, 2012; Vol. 77 No. 115, 14522 allowing for a 60 day comment period. No comments were received during this period. The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional 30 days for public comments. Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies regarding items contained in this notice and especially with regard to the estimated public burden and associated response time should be directed to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget. Comments should be addressed to OMB Desk Officer, for United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Department of Homeland Security, and sent via electronic mail to oira_submission@omb.eop.gov or faxed to (202) 395–5806. Comments are encouraged and will be accepted for thirty days until October 10, 2012. Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information should address one or more of the following four points: (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 agencies estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (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, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:57 Sep 07, 2012 Jkt 226001 (1) Type of Information Collection: Extension, without change, of a currently approved information collection. (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Designation of Attorney in Fact. (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the Department of Homeland Security sponsoring the collection: (No. Form I– 312) U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary: Individuals or Households. The I–312 is the instrument the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) uses to provide immigration bond obligors a means to designate an attorney to accept on the obligor’s behalf, the return of cash or United States bonds or notes deposited to secure an immigration bond upon the cancellation of the bond or the performance of the obligor. (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: 12,500 responses at 30 minutes (.50 hours) per response. (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: 6,250 annual burden hours. Requests for a copy of the proposed information collection instrument, with instructions; or inquiries for additional information should be directed to: Rich Mattison, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, 500 12th Street SW., STOP 5705, Washington, DC 20536–5705. Dated: June 13, 2012. Rich Mattison, Chief, Records Management, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Department of Homeland Security. [FR Doc. 2012–20315 Filed 9–7–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–28–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5603–N–61] Notice of Proposed Information Collection for Public Comment: Study of Public Housing Agencies’ Engagement with Homeless Households—Follow-up Sample Survey Office of Policy Development and Research, HUD. AGENCY: PO 00000 Frm 00038 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Notice of proposed information collection. ACTION: 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: October 10, 2012. ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name and/or OMB approval Number (2528-new) and should be sent to: HUD Desk Officer, Office of Management and Budget, New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503; fax: 202–395–5806. Email: OIRA_Submission@omb.eop.gov fax: 202–395–5806. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Colette Pollard, Reports Management Officer, QDAM, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Street SW., Washington, DC 20410; email Colette Pollard at Colette.Pollard@hud.gov or telephone (202) 402–3400. This is not a toll-free number. Copies of available documents submitted to OMB may be obtained from Ms. Pollard. Copies of the proposed forms and other available information may be obtained from Ms. Pollard. 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) SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\10SEN1.SGM 10SEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 175 / Monday, September 10, 2012 / Notices This Notice also lists the following information: Title of Proposal: Study of Public Housing Agencies’ Engagement with Homeless Households—Follow-up Sample Survey. OMB Control Number: 2528-pending. Description of the need for the information and proposed use: This information collection will support research that will explore and document how public housing agencies (PHAs) currently serve and interact with homeless households, to achieve the following: (1) Establish a baseline level of PHAs’ current engagement in serving homeless households, (2) document the practices of PHAs that have an explicit preference for homeless households; (3) explore PHA perceptions of barriers to, or concerns about, increasing the number of homeless households served or targeting homeless households for priority housing assistance; and (4) identify mechanisms to address or eliminate barriers to serving homeless households in mainstream housing assistance, with a focus on the housing choice voucher (HCV) program and public housing. Findings of this study will enable the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development 55489 (HUD), which funds PHAs, to develop strategies to expand access to mainstream housing opportunities for homeless households that are rooted in evidence and informed by the PHAs themselves. This proposed data collection consists of a telephone survey to be administered to a purposeful sample of 125 public housing agencies. Members of affected public: Public housing agencies. 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 Average time to complete (minimum, maximum) in minutes Frequency Total burden (hours) Form Respondent sample Number of respondents Telephone Survey ............................. A purposeful sample of public housing agencies. 125 60 1 125 Total Burden Hours ................... ........................................................... ........................ ........................ ........................ 125 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: August 28, 2012. Colette Pollard, Department Reports Management Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. 2012–22212 Filed 9–7–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR 5604–N–10] Notice of Proposed Information Collection for Public Comment: Funding Availability for OneCPD Technical Assistance and Capacity Building Program Office of the Assistant Secretary for Community Planning and Development, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). ACTION: Notice of proposed information collection. mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 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. The Department is SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:57 Sep 07, 2012 Jkt 226001 soliciting public comments on the subject proposal. DATES: Comments Due Date: November 9, 2012. ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name/or OMB Control number and should be sent to: Colette Pollard, Departmental Reports Management Officer, QDAM, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW., Room 4160, Washington, DC 20410–5000; telephone (202) 402–3400, (this is not a toll-free number) or email Ms. Pollard at Colette.Pollard@hud.gov for a copy of proposed forms, or other available information. Persons with hearing or speech impairments may access this number through TTY by calling the tollfree Federal Information Relay Service at (800) 877–8339. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kenneth Rogers, Team Lead, Technical Assistance Division, Office of Technical Assistance and Management, CPD, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW., Room 7218, Washington, DC 20410; telephone (202) 708–3176 (This is not a toll-free number). 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 PO 00000 Frm 00039 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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; e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. This Notice also lists the following information: Title of Proposal: Notice of Funding Availability for OneCPD Technical Assistance and Capacity Building Program. Description of the need for the information proposed: Application information is needed to determine competition winners, i.e., those technical assistance providers best able to assist CPD grantees and communities to develop efficient and effective programs and projects that increase the supply of affordable housing units, prevent and reduce homelessness, improve data collection and reporting, and use coordinated neighborhood and E:\FR\FM\10SEN1.SGM 10SEN1

Agencies

[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 175 (Monday, September 10, 2012)]
[Notices]
[Pages 55488-55489]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-22212]


=======================================================================
-----------------------------------------------------------------------

DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

[Docket No. FR-5603-N-61]


Notice of Proposed Information Collection for Public Comment: 
Study of Public Housing Agencies' Engagement with Homeless Households--
Follow-up Sample Survey

AGENCY: Office of Policy Development and Research, HUD.

ACTION: Notice of proposed information collection.

-----------------------------------------------------------------------

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: October 10, 2012.

ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding 
this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name and/or OMB 
approval Number (2528-new) and should be sent to: HUD Desk Officer, 
Office of Management and Budget, New Executive Office Building, 
Washington, DC 20503; fax: 202-395-5806. Email: OIRA_Submission@omb.eop.gov fax: 202-395-5806.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Colette Pollard, Reports Management 
Officer, QDAM, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh 
Street SW., Washington, DC 20410; email Colette Pollard at 
Colette.Pollard@hud.gov or telephone (202) 402-3400. This is not a 
toll-free number. Copies of available documents submitted to OMB may be 
obtained from Ms. Pollard. Copies of the proposed forms and other 
available information may be obtained from Ms. Pollard.

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)

[[Page 55489]]

    This Notice also lists the following information:
    Title of Proposal: Study of Public Housing Agencies' Engagement 
with Homeless Households--Follow-up Sample Survey.
    OMB Control Number: 2528-pending.
    Description of the need for the information and proposed use: This 
information collection will support research that will explore and 
document how public housing agencies (PHAs) currently serve and 
interact with homeless households, to achieve the following: (1) 
Establish a baseline level of PHAs' current engagement in serving 
homeless households, (2) document the practices of PHAs that have an 
explicit preference for homeless households; (3) explore PHA 
perceptions of barriers to, or concerns about, increasing the number of 
homeless households served or targeting homeless households for 
priority housing assistance; and (4) identify mechanisms to address or 
eliminate barriers to serving homeless households in mainstream housing 
assistance, with a focus on the housing choice voucher (HCV) program 
and public housing. Findings of this study will enable the U.S. 
Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), which funds PHAs, to 
develop strategies to expand access to mainstream housing opportunities 
for homeless households that are rooted in evidence and informed by the 
PHAs themselves. This proposed data collection consists of a telephone 
survey to be administered to a purposeful sample of 125 public housing 
agencies.
    Members of affected public: Public housing agencies.
    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
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
                                                                                                       Average time to
                                                                                                           complete
                      Form                                 Respondent sample             Number of        (minimum,        Frequency       Total burden
                                                                                        respondents      maximum) in                         (hours)
                                                                                                           minutes
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Telephone Survey................................  A purposeful sample of public                  125               60                1              125
                                                   housing agencies.
                                                 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Total Burden Hours..........................  ..................................  ...............  ...............  ...............             125
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    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: August 28, 2012.
Colette Pollard,
Department Reports Management Officer, Office of the Chief Information 
Officer.
[FR Doc. 2012-22212 Filed 9-7-12; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4210-67-P