Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request: Foreign School Supplemental Application System, 65372-65373 [2012-26337]

Download as PDF 65372 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 208 / Friday, October 26, 2012 / Notices The request must be signed and include the name and number of this system of records notice, the individual’s full name, DoD ID number, and a complete mailing address. CONTESTING RECORD PROCEDURES: The OSD rules for accessing records, for contesting contents, and appealing initial agency determinations are contained in OSD Administrative Instruction 81; 32 CFR part 311; or may be obtained from the system manager. RECORD SOURCE CATEGORIES: Information is collected from individuals and the following organization records: HRSC–CIV–MIL– PSD report, staffing summary report, cluster report (Office of Director of Administration and Management, Organization and Manpower), executive titles report, OSD Military staffing report, Notification of Incoming Personnel (NIP). EXEMPTIONS CLAIMED FOR THE SYSTEM: None. [FR Doc. 2012–26406 Filed 10–25–12; 8:45 a.m.] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION [Docket No. ED–2012–ICCD–0044] Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request: Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program Income Based Repayment (IBR) Plan Request and Alternative Documentation of Income Department of Education (ED), Federal Student Aid (FSA). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction of 1995 (44 U.S.C. chapter 3501 et seq.), ED is proposing a revision of an existing information collection. DATES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before November 26, 2012. ADDRESSES: Comments submitted in response to this notice should be submitted electronically through the Federal eRulemaking Portal at http:// www.regulations.gov by selecting Docket ID number ED–2012–ICCD–0044 or via postal mail, commercial delivery, or hand delivery. Please note that comments submitted by fax or email and those submitted after the comment period will not be accepted. Written requests for information or comments submitted by postal mail or delivery emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 15:01 Oct 25, 2012 Jkt 229001 should be addressed to the Director of the Information Collection Clearance Division, U.S. Department of Education, 400 Maryland Avenue SW., LBJ, Room 2E117, Washington, DC 20202–4537. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ian Foss, Federal Student Aid, (202) 377– 3681. The Department of Education (ED), in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA) (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)), provides the general public and Federal agencies with an opportunity to comment on proposed, revised, and continuing collections of information. This helps the Department assess the impact of its information collection requirements and minimize the public’s reporting burden. It also helps the public understand the Department’s information collection requirements and provide the requested data in the desired format. ED is soliciting comments on the proposed information collection request (ICR) that is described below. The Department of Education is especially interested in public comment addressing the following issues: (1) Is this collection necessary to the proper functions of the Department; (2) will this information be processed and used in a timely manner; (3) is the estimate of burden accurate; (4) how might the Department enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (5) how might the Department minimize the burden of this collection on the respondents, including through the use of information technology. Please note that written comments received in response to this notice will be considered public records. Title of Collection: Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program Income Based Repayment (IBR) Plan Request and Alternative Documentation of Income. OMB Control Number: 1845–0102. Type of Review: Revision of an existing collection of information. Respondents/Affected Public: Individuals or households. Total Estimated Number of Annual Responses: 3,159,132. Total Estimated Number of Annual Burden Hours: 1,042,514. Abstract: This form serves as the means by which borrowers in the William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) and Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Programs may request an Income-Based or IncomeContingent Repayment (IBR/ICR) Plans if they meet certain statutory and regulatory criteria. The U.S. Department of Education uses the information SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: PO 00000 Frm 00015 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 collected on these forms to determine whether a borrower meets the eligibility requirements for the specific IBR/ICR Plan that the borrower has requested. The burden hours associated with this collection is increasing for one reason; namely, that the collection is being combined with all Income-Based or Income-Contingent materials contained in the soon-to-be revised 1845–0014 (Direct Loan Repayment Plan Selection Form) and soon-to-be discontinued 1845–0016 (Direct Loan IBR/ICR Alternative Documentation of Income Form), so that the forms associated with this collection may be used in both the FFEL and Direct Loan Program. However, because the form has been greatly streamlined, there is a significant burden reduction associated with this clearance that is masked by the increased respondent population. Dated: October 22, 2012. Darrin A. King, Director, Information Collection Clearance Division, Privacy, Information and Records Management Services, Office of Management. [FR Doc. 2012–26336 Filed 10–25–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4000–01–P DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION [Docket No. ED–2012–ICCD–0043] Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request: Foreign School Supplemental Application System Department of Education (ED), Federal Student Aid (FSA). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction of 1995 (44 U.S.C. chapter 3501 et seq.), ED is proposing a revision of an existing information collection. DATES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before November 26, 2012. ADDRESSES: Comments submitted in response to this notice should be submitted electronically through the Federal eRulemaking Portal at http:// www.regulations.gov by selecting Docket ID number ED–2012–ICCD–0043 or via postal mail, commercial delivery, or hand delivery. Please note that comments submitted by fax or email and those submitted after the comment period will not be accepted. Written requests for information or comments submitted by postal mail or delivery should be addressed to the Director of the Information Collection Clearance SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\26OCN1.SGM 26OCN1 emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 208 / Friday, October 26, 2012 / Notices Division, U.S. Department of Education, 400 Maryland Avenue SW., LBJ, Room 2E117, Washington, DC 20202–4537. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Beth Grebeldinger, Federal Student Aid, 202– 377–4018. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Department of Education (ED), in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA) (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)), provides the general public and Federal agencies with an opportunity to comment on proposed, revised, and continuing collections of information. This helps the Department assess the impact of its information collection requirements and minimize the public’s reporting burden. It also helps the public understand the Department’s information collection requirements and provide the requested data in the desired format. ED is soliciting comments on the proposed information collection request (ICR) that is described below. The Department of Education is especially interested in public comment addressing the following issues: (1) Is this collection necessary to the proper functions of the Department; (2) will this information be processed and used in a timely manner; (3) is the estimate of burden accurate; (4) how might the Department enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (5) how might the Department minimize the burden of this collection on the respondents, including through the use of information technology. Please note that written comments received in response to this notice will be considered public records. Title of Collection: Foreign School Supplemental Application System. OMB Control Number: Pending. Type of Review: New collection, request for a new OMB Control Number. Respondents/Affected Public: Business or other for-profits; Not-forprofit institutions. Total Estimated Number of Annual Responses: 70. Total Estimated Number of Annual Burden Hours: 245. Abstract: The Foreign School Supplemental Application System (FS SAS) is designed as a bridge system that will allow foreign school administrators to enter information directly into the system in a secure fashion and upload required documents. The FS SAS works in conjunction with the e-App system. When a foreign school is applying for initial participation, or is submitting an application for recertification or reinstatement, if the school is seeking approval of its medical, nursing or veterinary school, upon completion of VerDate Mar<15>2010 15:01 Oct 25, 2012 Jkt 229001 the e-App, the school will be able to link to the FS SAS on the Information for Financial Aid Professionals (IFAP) Web page. Only foreign schools who are registered with Federal Student Aid and who have been issued the required two factor authentication tokens can access the FS SAS. The FS SAS allows foreign schools to upload required documentation in a portable document format (pdf) to accompany the applications and reducing the time it takes to complete the application to submit to the Foreign Schools Team for review. Dated: October 22, 2012. Darrin A. King, Director, Information Collection Clearance Division, Privacy, Information and Records Management Services, Office of Management. [FR Doc. 2012–26337 Filed 10–25–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4000–01–P DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION Notice of Submission for OMB Review; Federal Student Aid; Student Assistance General Provisions— Student Right-to-Know Section 485 of the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended (HEA) authorizes the administration of the Student Right-to-Know (SRK) regulations. The implementing regulations are in 34 CFR 668.41 and 668.45 and relate to the retention, placement and post-graduate study by students at an institution. DATES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before November 26, 2012. ADDRESSES: Comments submitted in response to this notice should be submitted electronically through the Federal eRulemaking Portal at http:// www.regulations.gov by selecting Docket ID number ED–2012–ICCD–0042 or via postal mail, commercial delivery, or hand delivery. Please note that comments submitted by fax or email and those submitted after the comment period will not be accepted. Written requests for information or comments submitted by postal mail or delivery should be addressed to the Director of the Information Collection Clearance Division, U.S. Department of Education, 400 Maryland Avenue SW., LBJ, Room 2E117, Washington, DC 20202–4537. Individuals who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1–800–877– 8339. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Section 3506 of the Paperwork Reduction Act of SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00016 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 65373 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35) requires that Federal agencies provide interested parties an early opportunity to comment on information collection requests. The Director, Information Collection Clearance Division, Privacy, Information and Records Management Services, Office of Management, publishes this notice containing proposed information collection requests at the beginning of the Departmental review of the information collection. The Department of Education is especially interested in public comment addressing the following issues: (1) Is this collection necessary to the proper functions of the Department; (2) will this information be processed and used in a timely manner; (3) is the estimate of burden accurate; (4) how might the Department enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (5) how might the Department minimize the burden of this collection on the respondents, including through the use of information technology. Please note that written comments received in response to this notice will be considered public records. Title of Collection: Student Assistance General Provisions—Student Right-toKnow. OMB Control Number: 1845–0004. Type of Review: Extension without change of a currently approved collection. Total Estimated Number of Annual Responses: 25,068. Total Estimated Number of Annual Burden Hours: 16,244. Abstract: Pursuant to the HEA and in accordance with 34 CFR 668.41 and 668.45, eligible participating postsecondary institutions are required to provide this SRK information to all enrolled students, prospective students prior to their enrolling or entering into a financial obligation with the school as well as to the institution’s employees. This information pertains to the completion, graduation and postgraduate study rates for students at a given institution. This information must be made through publications, mailings and electronic media. The SRK information is made available so that students and prospective students at that institution to complete a course of study as well as education opportunities upon graduation. Dated: October 19, 2012. Darrin A. King, Director, Information Collection Clearance Division Privacy, Information and Records Management Services Office of Management. [FR Doc. 2012–26392 Filed 10–25–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4000–01–P E:\FR\FM\26OCN1.SGM 26OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 208 (Friday, October 26, 2012)]
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DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

[Docket No. ED-2012-ICCD-0043]


Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the 
Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment 
Request: Foreign School Supplemental Application System

AGENCY: Department of Education (ED), Federal Student Aid (FSA).

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 
chapter 3501 et seq.), ED is proposing a revision of an existing 
information collection.

DATES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before 
November 26, 2012.

ADDRESSES: Comments submitted in response to this notice should be 
submitted electronically through the Federal eRulemaking Portal at 
http://www.regulations.gov by selecting Docket ID number ED-2012-ICCD-
0043 or via postal mail, commercial delivery, or hand delivery. Please 
note that comments submitted by fax or email and those submitted after 
the comment period will not be accepted. Written requests for 
information or comments submitted by postal mail or delivery should be 
addressed to the Director of the Information Collection Clearance

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Division, U.S. Department of Education, 400 Maryland Avenue SW., LBJ, 
Room 2E117, Washington, DC 20202-4537.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Beth Grebeldinger, Federal Student 
Aid, 202-377-4018.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Department of Education (ED), in 
accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA) (44 U.S.C. 
3506(c)(2)(A)), provides the general public and Federal agencies with 
an opportunity to comment on proposed, revised, and continuing 
collections of information. This helps the Department assess the impact 
of its information collection requirements and minimize the public's 
reporting burden. It also helps the public understand the Department's 
information collection requirements and provide the requested data in 
the desired format. ED is soliciting comments on the proposed 
information collection request (ICR) that is described below. The 
Department of Education is especially interested in public comment 
addressing the following issues: (1) Is this collection necessary to 
the proper functions of the Department; (2) will this information be 
processed and used in a timely manner; (3) is the estimate of burden 
accurate; (4) how might the Department enhance the quality, utility, 
and clarity of the information to be collected; and (5) how might the 
Department minimize the burden of this collection on the respondents, 
including through the use of information technology. Please note that 
written comments received in response to this notice will be considered 
public records.
    Title of Collection: Foreign School Supplemental Application 
System.
    OMB Control Number: Pending.
    Type of Review: New collection, request for a new OMB Control 
Number.
    Respondents/Affected Public: Business or other for-profits; Not-
for-profit institutions.
    Total Estimated Number of Annual Responses: 70.
    Total Estimated Number of Annual Burden Hours: 245.
    Abstract: The Foreign School Supplemental Application System (FS 
SAS) is designed as a bridge system that will allow foreign school 
administrators to enter information directly into the system in a 
secure fashion and upload required documents. The FS SAS works in 
conjunction with the e-App system. When a foreign school is applying 
for initial participation, or is submitting an application for 
recertification or reinstatement, if the school is seeking approval of 
its medical, nursing or veterinary school, upon completion of the e-
App, the school will be able to link to the FS SAS on the Information 
for Financial Aid Professionals (IFAP) Web page. Only foreign schools 
who are registered with Federal Student Aid and who have been issued 
the required two factor authentication tokens can access the FS SAS. 
The FS SAS allows foreign schools to upload required documentation in a 
portable document format (pdf) to accompany the applications and 
reducing the time it takes to complete the application to submit to the 
Foreign Schools Team for review.

    Dated: October 22, 2012.
Darrin A. King,
Director, Information Collection Clearance Division, Privacy, 
Information and Records Management Services, Office of Management.
[FR Doc. 2012-26337 Filed 10-25-12; 8:45 am]
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