Notice of Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request: Fellowship Placement Pilot Program, 26650-26651 [2013-10867]

Download as PDF 26650 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 88 / Tuesday, May 7, 2013 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY U.S. Customs and Border Protection Agency Information Collection Activities: African Growth and Opportunity Act Certificate of Origin U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security. ACTION: 60-Day Notice and request for comments; Extension of an existing collection of information: 1651–0082. tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: As part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on an information collection requirement concerning the African Growth and Opportunity Act Certificate of Origin (AGOA). This request for comments is being made pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13). DATES: Written comments should be received on or before July 8, 2013. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Attn: Tracey Denning, Regulations and Rulings, Office of International Trade, 90 K Street, NE., 10th Floor, Washington, DC 20229–1177. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tracey Denning, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Regulations and Rulings, Office of International Trade, at 202–325–0265. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: CBP invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13). The comments should address: (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 estimates 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 including the use of automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of information technology; and (e) the annual cost burden to respondents or record keepers from the collection of information (total capital/startup costs and operations and maintenance costs). The comments that are submitted will be summarized and included in the CBP request for Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval. All comments VerDate Mar<15>2010 15:24 May 06, 2013 Jkt 229001 will become a matter of public record. In this document CBP is soliciting comments concerning the following information collection: Title: African Growth and Opportunity Act Certificate of Origin. OMB Number: 1651–0082. Form Number: None. Abstract: The African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) was adopted by the U.S. with the enactment of the Trade and Development Act of 2000 (Pub. L.106–200). The objectives of AGOA are (1) to provide for extension of duty-free treatment under the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) to import sensitive articles normally excluded from GSP duty treatment, and (2) to provide for the entry of specific textile and apparel articles free of duty and free of any quantitative limits from the countries of sub-Saharan Africa. For preferential treatment under AGOA, the exporter is required to prepare a certificate of origin and provide it to the importer. The certificate of origin includes information such as contact information for the importer, exporter and producer; the basis for which preferential treatment is claimed; and a description of the imported merchandise. The importers are required to have the certificate in their possession at the time of the claim, and to provide it to Customs and Border Protection (CBP) upon request. The collection of this information is provided for in 19 CFR 10.214, 10.215, and 10.216. Instructions for complying with this regulation are posted on CBP.gov Web site at: http://www.cbp.gov/linkhandler/ cgov/trade/priority_trade/textiles/tbts/ TBT2001/TBT–01–008.ctt/TBT–01– 008.doc. Current Actions: This submission is being made to extend the expiration date and to revise the burden hours as a result of updated estimates by CBP of the number of AGOA Certificates of Origins prepared on an annual basis. There are no changes to the information collected. Type of Review: Extension with a change to the burden hours. Affected Public: Businesses. Estimated Number of Respondents: 210. Estimated Number of Responses per Respondent: 107. Estimated Total Annual Responses: 22,494. Estimated Time per Response: 20 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 7,648. PO 00000 Frm 00040 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Dated: May 1, 2013. Tracey Denning, Agency Clearance Officer, U.S. Customs and Border Protection. [FR Doc. 2013–10730 Filed 5–6–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–14–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5689–N–04] Notice of Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request: Fellowship Placement Pilot Program Office of the Assistant Secretary for Policy Development & Research, HUD. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: 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. HUD is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal. DATES: Comments Due Date: July 8, 2013. Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name and/or OMB Control Number and should be sent to: Reports Liaison Officer, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW., Washington, DC 20410, Room 9120 or the number for the Federal Relay Service (1–800–877– 8339). ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kheng Mei Tan, Office of Policy Development & Research, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW., Washington, DC 20410, telephone (202) 402–4986 (this is not a toll free number) for copies of the proposed forms and other available information. HUD is submitting 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 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 SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\07MYN1.SGM 07MYN1 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 88 / Tuesday, May 7, 2013 / Notices 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 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: Fellowship Placement Pilot Program Evaluation. OMB Control Number, if applicable: 2528–0272. Description of the need for the information and proposed use: The Fellowship Placement Program places highly-skilled fellows in distressed cities to work on strategic projects and help build city capacity. The fellowship program is seeking to evaluate its program through surveys of program stakeholders. Agency form numbers, if applicable: N/A. Estimation of the total numbers of hours needed to prepare the information collection including number of respondents, frequency of response, and hours of response: The number of burden hours to complete a survey is 1 hour. The number of respondents is estimated to be 32 respondents. The total number of burden hours is 32 hours. Status of the proposed information collection: This is a revision to add surveys for program evaluation. Authority: The Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C., Chapter 35, as amended. Dated: May 1, 2013. Jean Lin Pao, General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Policy Development and Research. [FR Doc. 2013–10867 Filed 5–6–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5787–N–23] Notice of Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request: Financial Statement of Corporate Application for Cooperative Housing Mortgage Office of the Assistant Secretary for Housing, HUD. ACTION: Notice. tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: 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 VerDate Mar<15>2010 15:24 May 06, 2013 Jkt 229001 Reduction Act. HUD is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal. DATES: Comments Due Date: July 8, 2013. Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name and/or OMB Control Number and should be sent to: Reports Liaison Officer, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW., Washington, DC 20410, Room 9120 or the number for the Federal Relay Service (1–800–877– 8339). ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Theodore K. Toone, Director, Office of Multifamily Housing Development, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW., Washington, DC 20410, telephone (202) 708–1142 (this is not a toll free number) for copies of the proposed forms and other available information. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: HUD is submitting 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 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 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: Financial Statement of Corporate Application for Cooperative Housing Mortgage. OMB Control Number, if applicable: 2502–0058. Description of the need for the information and proposed use: The information collected on the ‘‘Financial Statement of Corporate Application for Cooperative Housing Mortgage’’ form provides HUD with information to determine feasibility, mortgagor/ contractor acceptability as well as the financial data, costs, drawings, and specifications. PO 00000 Frm 00041 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 26651 Agency form numbers, if applicable: HUD–93232A. Estimation of the total numbers of hours needed to prepare the information collection including number of respondents, frequency of response, and hours of response: The number of burden hours is 10. The number of respondents is 10, the number of responses is 10, the frequency of response is monthly, and the burden hour per response is 1 hour. Status of the proposed information collection: This is an extension of a currently approved collection. Authority: The Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C., Chapter 35, as amended. Dated: May 1, 2013. Laura M. Marin, Acting General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Housing—Acting General Deputy Federal Housing Commissioner. [FR Doc. 2013–10866 Filed 5–6–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5708–D–01] Redelegation of Authority to Regional Public Housing Directors and Public Housing Field Office Directors Office of the Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing, HUD. ACTION: Notice of redelegation of authority. AGENCY: SUMMARY: Section 7(d) of the Department of Housing and Urban Development Act, as amended, authorizes the Secretary to delegate functions, powers, and duties as the Secretary deems necessary. By Federal Register notice published August 4, 2011, the Secretary delegated to the Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing and the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing authority for the administration of HUD’s Public and Indian Housing (PIH) programs, and authorized the Assistant Secretary to further redelegate such authority. In this notice, the Assistant Secretary redelegates authority through the General Deputy Assistant Secretary to the Regional Public Housing Directors and PIH Field Office Directors to approve Section 30 mortgage or security interests in a public housing project or other public housing agency (PHA) property, as described in this redelegation of authority, in the approval of Energy Performance Contracts. E:\FR\FM\07MYN1.SGM 07MYN1

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DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

[Docket No. FR-5689-N-04]


Notice of Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request: 
Fellowship Placement Pilot Program

AGENCY: Office of the Assistant Secretary for Policy Development & 
Research, HUD.

ACTION: Notice.

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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. HUD is 
soliciting public comments on the subject proposal.

DATES: Comments Due Date: July 8, 2013.

ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding 
this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name and/or OMB 
Control Number and should be sent to: Reports Liaison Officer, 
Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW., 
Washington, DC 20410, Room 9120 or the number for the Federal Relay 
Service (1-800-877-8339).

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kheng Mei Tan, Office of Policy 
Development & Research, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 
451 7th Street SW., Washington, DC 20410, telephone (202) 402-4986 
(this is not a toll free number) for copies of the proposed forms and 
other available information.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: HUD is submitting 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 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

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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 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: Fellowship Placement Pilot Program Evaluation.
    OMB Control Number, if applicable: 2528-0272.
    Description of the need for the information and proposed use: The 
Fellowship Placement Program places highly-skilled fellows in 
distressed cities to work on strategic projects and help build city 
capacity. The fellowship program is seeking to evaluate its program 
through surveys of program stakeholders.
    Agency form numbers, if applicable: N/A.
    Estimation of the total numbers of hours needed to prepare the 
information collection including number of respondents, frequency of 
response, and hours of response: The number of burden hours to complete 
a survey is 1 hour. The number of respondents is estimated to be 32 
respondents. The total number of burden hours is 32 hours.
    Status of the proposed information collection: This is a revision 
to add surveys for program evaluation.

    Authority: The Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C., 
Chapter 35, as amended.

    Dated: May 1, 2013.
Jean Lin Pao,
General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Policy Development and Research.
[FR Doc. 2013-10867 Filed 5-6-13; 8:45 am]
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