Voluntary Service National Advisory Committee; Notice of Meeting, 12830-12831 [2013-04250]

Download as PDF 12830 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 37 / Monday, February 25, 2013 / Notices The following paragraph applies to all of the collections of information covered by this notice: An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to, a collection of information unless the collection of information displays a valid OMB control number. Books or records relating to a collection of information must be retained as long as their contents may become material in the administration of any internal revenue law. Generally, tax returns and tax return information are confidential, as required by 26 U.S.C. 6103. Request for Comments: Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the 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 collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; (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; and (e) estimates of capital or start-up costs and costs of operation, maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information. Approved: February 13, 2013. Yvette Lawrence, IRS Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2013–04174 Filed 2–22–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 14420 Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: The Department of the Treasury, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104–13 (44 U.S.C. mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:22 Feb 22, 2013 Jkt 229001 3506(c)(2)(A)). Currently, the IRS is soliciting comments concerning Form 14420, Verification of Reported Income. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before April 26, 2013 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Yvette Lawrence, Internal Revenue Service, Room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20224. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the form and instructions should be directed to Martha R. Brinson, (202) 622–3869, at Internal Revenue Service, Room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20224, or through the internet at Martha.R.Brinson@irs.gov. as their contents may become material in the administration of any internal revenue law. Generally, tax returns and tax return information are confidential, as required by 26 U.S.C. 6103. Request for Comments: Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the 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 collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: information to be collected; (d) ways to Title: Verification of Reported Income. minimize the burden of the collection of OMB Number: 1545–2236. information on respondents, including Form Number: Form 14420. through the use of automated collection Abstract: The Pilots are aimed at techniques or other forms of information determining the best method for and technology; and (e) estimates of capital value of using the new Form 1099–K or start-up costs and costs of operation, information to identify and treat nonmaintenance, and purchase of services compliance. This is expected to result in to provide information. the identification of many new cases of Approved: February 19, 2013. gross receipts underreporting. As a Yvette Lawrence, result, this effort will also test new IRS Reports Clearance Officer. treatment streams to allow the IRS to work these cases. One of these treatment [FR Doc. 2013–04177 Filed 2–22–13; 8:45 am] streams is a new notice process. BILLING CODE 4830–01–P Requesting the books and records needed to verify the gross receipts discrepancy through a notice process DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS would result in extensive taxpayer AFFAIRS burden. Instead, the taxpayer can fill out this form, which requests the minimum Voluntary Service National Advisory Committee; Notice of Meeting information needed for us to refine our analysis of the taxpayer’s return and The Department of Veterans Affairs determine if there are any reporting (VA) gives notice under the Federal errors/business characteristics that may Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. explain their outlier reported figures. Current Actions: There are no changes 2, that the annual meeting of the Department of Veterans Affairs being made to this form at this time. Voluntary Service (VAVS) National Type of Review: Extension of a Advisory Committee (NAC) will be held currently approved collection. Affected Public: Businesses and other on March 4–6, 2013, at the Embassy Suites, Raleigh-Durham Research for-profit organizations, Individuals or Triangle Park, 201 Harrison Oaks Households. Boulevard, Cary, North Carolina. On Estimated Number of Respondents: March 14, the meeting will begin at 8 5,600. a.m. and end at 11:30 a.m. On March 5– Estimated Time per Respondent: 4 6, the meetings will begin at 8:30 a.m. hours. and end at 4:30 p.m. on March 5 and at Estimated Total Annual Burden 4 p.m. on March 6. The meeting is open Hours: 22,400. The following paragraph applies to all to the public. The Committee, comprised of fiftyof the collections of information covered four national voluntary organizations, by this notice: advises the Secretary, through the An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to Under Secretary for Health, on the coordination and promotion of respond to, a collection of information volunteer activities within VA facilities. unless the collection of information The purposes of this meeting are to displays a valid OMB control number. Books or records relating to a collection provide for Committee review of volunteer policies and procedures; to of information must be retained as long PO 00000 Frm 00117 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\25FEN1.SGM 25FEN1 mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 37 / Monday, February 25, 2013 / Notices 12831 accommodate full and open communications between organization representatives and the Voluntary Service Office and field staff; to provide educational opportunities geared towards improving volunteer programs with special emphasis on methods to recruit, retain, place, motivate, and recognize volunteers; and to provide Committee recommendations. The March 4 session will include a National Executive Committee Meeting, Health Fair, and VAVS Representative and Deputy Representative training session. The March 5 business session will include remarks from local officials, the Voluntary Service Report, Veterans Health Administration Update, and remarks by VA officials on the My HealtheVet initiative, Patient CenteredCare, and Homelessness. The James H. Parke Memorial Scholarship recipient will be honored at the Parke Awards Luncheon (requires prepayment) to be held at 12 noon. Educational workshops will be held in the afternoon and will focus on student volunteers, developing adaptive sports programs at the facility level, My HealtheVet volunteer program, and national cemetery volunteering. On March 6, the morning business session will include subcommittee reports, presentations on No One Dies Alone program, suicide prevention, and Make the Connection resources. The educational workshops will be repeated in the afternoon. The meeting will conclude with a Closing Awards Dinner (requires prepayment) recognizing the recipients of the American Spirit Awards, VAVS Award for Excellence, and the NAC male and female Volunteer of the Year awards. No time will be allocated at this meeting for receiving oral presentations from the public. However, the public may submit written statements for the Committee’s review to Ms. Laura Balun, Designated Federal Officer, Voluntary Service Office (10B2A), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC, 20420, or email at Laura.Balun@va.gov. Any member of the public wishing to attend the meeting or seeking additional information should contact Ms. Balun at (202) 461– 7300. DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Advisory Committee on Disability Compensation, Notice of Meeting Geriatrics and Gerontology Advisory Committee, Notice of Meeting Amendment Dated: February 20, 2013. By Direction of the Secretary. Vivian Drake, Acting Committee Management Officer. Dated: February 20, 2013. By Direction of the Secretary. Vivian Drake, Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2013–04250 Filed 2–22–13; 8:45 am] [FR Doc. 2013–04276 Filed 2–22–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P BILLING CODE P VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:22 Feb 22, 2013 Jkt 229001 The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. 2, that the Advisory Committee on Disability Compensation will meet on March 18–19, 2013, in Suite 800 at the United States Access Board, 1331 F Street NW., Washington, DC. The sessions will begin at 8:30 a.m. and end at 4 p.m. on both days. The meeting is open to the public. The purpose of the Committee is to advise the Secretary of Veterans Affairs on the maintenance and periodic readjustment of the VA Schedule for Rating Disabilities. The Committee is to assemble and review relevant information relating to the nature and character of disabilities arising during service in the Armed Forces, provide an ongoing assessment of the effectiveness of the rating schedule, and give advice on the most appropriate means of responding to the needs of Veterans relating to disability compensation. The Committee will receive briefings on issues related to compensation for Veterans with service-connected disabilities and other VA benefits programs. Time will be allocated for receiving public comments in the afternoon. Public comments will be limited to three minutes each. Individuals wishing to make oral statements before the Committee will be accommodated on a first-come, firstserved basis. Individuals who speak are invited to submit 1–2 page summaries of their comments at the time of the meeting for inclusion in the official meeting record. The public may submit written statements for the Committee’s review to Nancy Copeland, Acting Designated Federal Officer, Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Benefits Administration, Compensation Service, Regulation Staff (211D), 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420 or email at nancy.copeland@va.gov. Any member of the public wishing to attend the meeting or seeking additional information should contact Mrs. Copeland at (202) 461–9685. PO 00000 Frm 00118 The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. 2, that a meeting of the Geriatrics and Gerontology Advisory Committee has been rescheduled on April 11–12, 2013, in Room 830 on April 11 and in Room 630 on April 12 at the Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW, Washington, DC, and not on April 10–11, 2013, as originally announced in the Federal Register on January 30, 2013. On April 11, the session will begin at 8:30 a.m. and end at 5 p.m. On April 12, the session will begin at 8 a.m. and end at 12 noon. This meeting is open to the public. The purpose of the Committee is to provide advice to the Secretary of Veterans Affairs and the Under Secretary for Health on all matters pertaining to geriatrics and gerontology. The Committee assesses the capability of VA health care facilities and programs to meet the medical, psychological, and social needs of older Veterans and evaluates VA programs designated as Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Centers. The meeting will feature presentations and discussions on VA’s geriatrics and extended care programs, aging research activities, updates on VA’s employee staff working in the area of geriatrics (to include training, recruitment and retention approaches), Veterans Health Administration (VHA) strategic planning activities in geriatrics and extended care, recent VHA efforts regarding dementia and program advances in palliative care, and performance and oversight of VA Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Centers. No time will be allocated at this meeting for receiving oral presentations from the public. Interested parties should provide written comments for review by the Committee to Mrs. Marcia Holt-Delaney, Program Analyst, Geriatrics and Extended Care Services (10P4G), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420, or via email at Marcia.Holt-Delaney@va.gov. Individuals who wish to attend the meeting should contact Mrs. HoltDelaney at (202) 461–6769. Dated: February 20, 2013. Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\25FEN1.SGM 25FEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 37 (Monday, February 25, 2013)]
[Notices]
[Pages 12830-12831]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-04250]


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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS


Voluntary Service National Advisory Committee; Notice of Meeting

    The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under the 
Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. 2, that the annual 
meeting of the Department of Veterans Affairs Voluntary Service (VAVS) 
National Advisory Committee (NAC) will be held on March 4-6, 2013, at 
the Embassy Suites, Raleigh-Durham Research Triangle Park, 201 Harrison 
Oaks Boulevard, Cary, North Carolina. On March 14, the meeting will 
begin at 8 a.m. and end at 11:30 a.m. On March 5-6, the meetings will 
begin at 8:30 a.m. and end at 4:30 p.m. on March 5 and at 4 p.m. on 
March 6. The meeting is open to the public.
    The Committee, comprised of fifty-four national voluntary 
organizations, advises the Secretary, through the Under Secretary for 
Health, on the coordination and promotion of volunteer activities 
within VA facilities. The purposes of this meeting are to provide for 
Committee review of volunteer policies and procedures; to

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accommodate full and open communications between organization 
representatives and the Voluntary Service Office and field staff; to 
provide educational opportunities geared towards improving volunteer 
programs with special emphasis on methods to recruit, retain, place, 
motivate, and recognize volunteers; and to provide Committee 
recommendations.
    The March 4 session will include a National Executive Committee 
Meeting, Health Fair, and VAVS Representative and Deputy Representative 
training session.
    The March 5 business session will include remarks from local 
officials, the Voluntary Service Report, Veterans Health Administration 
Update, and remarks by VA officials on the My HealtheVet initiative, 
Patient Centered-Care, and Homelessness. The James H. Parke Memorial 
Scholarship recipient will be honored at the Parke Awards Luncheon 
(requires prepayment) to be held at 12 noon. Educational workshops will 
be held in the afternoon and will focus on student volunteers, 
developing adaptive sports programs at the facility level, My 
HealtheVet volunteer program, and national cemetery volunteering.
    On March 6, the morning business session will include subcommittee 
reports, presentations on No One Dies Alone program, suicide 
prevention, and Make the Connection resources. The educational 
workshops will be repeated in the afternoon. The meeting will conclude 
with a Closing Awards Dinner (requires prepayment) recognizing the 
recipients of the American Spirit Awards, VAVS Award for Excellence, 
and the NAC male and female Volunteer of the Year awards.
    No time will be allocated at this meeting for receiving oral 
presentations from the public. However, the public may submit written 
statements for the Committee's review to Ms. Laura Balun, Designated 
Federal Officer, Voluntary Service Office (10B2A), Department of 
Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC, 20420, or 
email at Laura.Balun@va.gov. Any member of the public wishing to attend 
the meeting or seeking additional information should contact Ms. Balun 
at (202) 461-7300.

    Dated: February 20, 2013.

    By Direction of the Secretary.
Vivian Drake,
Acting Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 2013-04250 Filed 2-22-13; 8:45 am]
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