Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request, 66846 [2012-27104]

Download as PDF 66846 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 216 / Wednesday, November 7, 2012 / Notices OMB No.: 0970–0382. Description: Sections 676 and 677 of the Community Services Block Grant Act require States, including the District of Columbia and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Tribes, Tribal organizations and U.S. territories applying for Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) funds to submit an application and plan (Model Application Plan). The application plan must meet statutory requirements prior to being funded with CSBG funds. Applicants have the option DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Administration for Children and Families Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request Proposed Projects Title: Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Program Model Plan Application. to submit a detailed application annually or biannually. Entities that submit a biannual application must provide an abbreviated application the following year if substantial changes to the initial application will occur. OMB renewal is being sought. Respondents: State Governments, including the District of Columbia and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Tribal Governments, Tribal Organizations, and U.S. territories. ANNUAL BURDEN ESTIMATES Number of respondents Instrument Model State CSBG Application ....................................................................... Model Indian Tribes & Tribal Organizations CSBG Application ...................... Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 860. In compliance with the requirements of Section 506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Administration for Children and Families is soliciting public comment on the specific aspects of the information collection described above. Copies of the proposed collection of information can be obtained and comments may be forwarded by writing to the Administration for Children and Families, Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation, 370 L’Enfant Promenade SW., Washington, DC 20447, Attn: ACF Reports Clearance Officer. Email address: infocollection@acf.hhs.gov. All requests should be identified by the title of the information collection. The Department specifically requests comments on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the Number of responses per respondent 56 30 proposed collection of information; (c) the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Consideration will be given to comments and suggestions submitted within 60 days of this publication. Robert Sargis, Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2012–27104 Filed 11–6–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4184–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Administration for Children and Families Average burden hours per response 1 1 Total burden hours 10 10 560 300 OMB No.: 0970–0207. Description: The Office of Head Start is proposing to renew, without changes, the Head Start Grant Application and Budget Instrument, which standardizes the grant application information that is requested from all Head Start and Early Head Start grantees applying for continuation grants. The application and budget forms are available in a password-protected, web-based system. Completed applications can be transmitted electronically to Regional and Central Offices. The Administration for Children and Families believes that this application form makes the process of applying for Head Start program grants more efficient for applicants. Respondents: Head Start and Early Head Start grantees. Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request Proposed Projects Title: Head Start Grant Application and Budget Instruments. ANNUAL BURDEN ESTIMATES Number of respondents Number of responses per respondent Average burden hours per response Total burden hours HS grant and budget instrument ..................................................................... pmangrum on DSK3VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Instrument 1,600 1 33 52,800 Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 52,800. In compliance with the requirements of Section 506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Administration for Children and VerDate Mar<15>2010 15:43 Nov 06, 2012 Jkt 229001 Families is soliciting public comment on the specific aspects of the information collection described above. 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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Administration for Children and Families


Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request

Proposed Projects

    Title: Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Program Model Plan 
Application.
    OMB No.: 0970-0382.
    Description: Sections 676 and 677 of the Community Services Block 
Grant Act require States, including the District of Columbia and the 
Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Tribes, Tribal organizations and U.S. 
territories applying for Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) funds to 
submit an application and plan (Model Application Plan). The 
application plan must meet statutory requirements prior to being funded 
with CSBG funds. Applicants have the option to submit a detailed 
application annually or biannually. Entities that submit a biannual 
application must provide an abbreviated application the following year 
if substantial changes to the initial application will occur. OMB 
renewal is being sought.
    Respondents: State Governments, including the District of Columbia 
and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Tribal Governments, Tribal 
Organizations, and U.S. territories.

                                             Annual Burden Estimates
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                                                                     Number of    Average burden
                   Instrument                        Number of     responses per     hours per     Total burden
                                                    respondents     respondent       response          hours
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Model State CSBG Application....................              56               1              10             560
Model Indian Tribes & Tribal Organizations CSBG               30               1              10             300
 Application....................................
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    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 860.
    In compliance with the requirements of Section 506(c)(2)(A) of the 
Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Administration for Children and 
Families is soliciting public comment on the specific aspects of the 
information collection described above. Copies of the proposed 
collection of information can be obtained and comments may be forwarded 
by writing to the Administration for Children and Families, Office of 
Planning, Research and Evaluation, 370 L'Enfant Promenade SW., 
Washington, DC 20447, Attn: ACF Reports Clearance Officer. Email 
address: infocollection@acf.hhs.gov. All requests should be identified 
by the title of the information collection.
    The Department specifically requests comments on: (a) Whether the 
proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper 
performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the 
information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the 
agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of 
information; (c) the quality, utility, and clarity of the information 
to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection 
of information on respondents, including through the use of automated 
collection techniques or other forms of information technology. 
Consideration will be given to comments and suggestions submitted 
within 60 days of this publication.

Robert Sargis,
Reports Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 2012-27104 Filed 11-6-12; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4184-01-P