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Download as PDF 40161 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 128 / Wednesday, July 3, 2013 / Notices proper performance of responsibilities under the SPRAC program, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) The accuracy of HUD’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (3) Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) Ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques, when appropriate, and other forms of information technology. The public reporting burden for information collection and reporting requirements in the four SPRAC documents are estimated to include the time for reviewing the instructions, Number of respondents Information collection Frequency of response searching existing data sources, gathering and maintaining the data needed, and completing and reviewing the collection of information. Information on the estimated public reporting burden is provided in the following table: 3. Estimated Burden The estimated burden for the four SPRAC documents is as follows: Responses per annum Burden hours per response Annual burden hours ASPRAC I ............................................................................ ASPRAC II ........................................................................... SPRAC I ............................................................................... SPRAC II .............................................................................. 20 20 20 20 1 1 1 1 20 20 20 20 1 1 2 2 20 20 40 40 Totals ............................................................................ 20 4 80 6 120 Dated: June 27, 2013. Laura M. Marin, Acting General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Housing—Acting General Deputy Federal Housing Commissioner. [FR Doc. 2013–16074 Filed 7–2–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5600–FA–40] Announcement of Funding Awards for Fiscal Year 2012 Sustainable Construction in Indian Country Small Grant Program Office of the Assistant Secretary for Policy Development and Research, HUD. ACTION: Announcement of funding award. AGENCY: In accordance with Section 102(a)(4)(C) of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Reform Act of 1989, this document notifies the public of funding awards for the Fiscal Year (FY) 2012 Sustainable Construction in Indian Country Small Grant (SCinIC) Program. The purpose of this document is to announce the names and addresses of the award winners and the amount of the award to be used to help develop, deploy, and disseminate innovative approaches of Sustainable Construction methods or practices that are suitable for Indian Country. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Michael D. Blanford, Affordable Housing Research and Technology, Office of Policy Development and Research, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Room 8134, 451 Seventh Street SW., Washington, emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:48 Jul 02, 2013 Jkt 229001 DC 20410, Telephone at (202) 402–5728. Persons with speech or hearing impairments may call the Federal Relay Service TTY at 800–877–8339. Except for the ‘‘800’’ number, these telephone numbers are not toll-free. Individuals may also reach Mr. Blanford via email at Michael.D.Blanford@hud.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: HUD invited applicants to submit proposals for funding that encouraged the use of sustainable construction practices in Native American housing. Proposals were to take into account the multiple geographic, economic and cultural aspects of Native American residential design and construction. HUD sought applications in four broad areas: demonstration; technical assistance; curriculum development/training; and information dissemination related to sustainable construction in the Native Community. Activities performed under the Sustainable Construction in Indian Country Small Grant Program should document the impact of one or more innovative approaches to sustainable construction in Indian Country, identify a set of lessons learned, and then develop, deploy or distribute a tool highlighting those lessons. Grants could range from $50,000 to $100,000. Grants are awarded for up to a two-year period. The Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance number for this program is 14.525. On February 5, 2013, HUD posted a Notice of Funds Availability (NOFA) for the Fiscal Year 2012 Transformation Initiative: Sustainable Construction in Indian Country Small Grant Program on Grants.gov. The Department reviewed, evaluated and scored the applications received based on the criteria in the NOFA. As a result, HUD has funded the applications announced below, and in PO 00000 Frm 00073 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 accordance with Section 102(a)(4)(C) of the Department of Housing and Urban Development Reform Act of 1989 (103 Stat. 1987, U.S.C. 3545). Dated: June 7, 2013. Jean Lin Pao, General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Policy Development and Research. Attachment List of Awardees for Grant Assistance Under the Fiscal Year (FY) 2012 Sustainable Construction in Indian Country Small Grant Program Funding Competition, by Institution, Address, and Grant Amount 1. Enterprise Community Partners, 10227 Wincopin Circle, Columbia, MD, 21044–3400. Grant: $100,000. 2. Sault Tribe Housing Authority, 154 Parkside, Kincheloe, Michigan 49788– 0000. Grant: $100,000. 3. The Regents of the University of Colorado, 3100 Marine Street, Room 479, Boulder, Colorado 80303–1058. Grant: $100,000. 4. Aleutian Housing Authority, 520 E. 32nd Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99503–4104. Grant: $100,000. 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DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

[Docket No. FR-5600-FA-40]


Announcement of Funding Awards for Fiscal Year 2012 Sustainable 
Construction in Indian Country Small Grant Program

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

ACTION: Announcement of funding award.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with Section 102(a)(4)(C) of the Department of 
Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Reform Act of 1989, this document 
notifies the public of funding awards for the Fiscal Year (FY) 2012 
Sustainable Construction in Indian Country Small Grant (SCinIC) 
Program. The purpose of this document is to announce the names and 
addresses of the award winners and the amount of the award to be used 
to help develop, deploy, and disseminate innovative approaches of 
Sustainable Construction methods or practices that are suitable for 
Indian Country.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Michael D. Blanford, Affordable 
Housing Research and Technology, Office of Policy Development and 
Research, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Room 8134, 
451 Seventh Street SW., Washington, DC 20410, Telephone at (202) 402-
5728. Persons with speech or hearing impairments may call the Federal 
Relay Service TTY at 800-877-8339. Except for the ``800'' number, these 
telephone numbers are not toll-free. Individuals may also reach Mr. 
Blanford via email at Michael.D.Blanford@hud.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: HUD invited applicants to submit proposals 
for funding that encouraged the use of sustainable construction 
practices in Native American housing. Proposals were to take into 
account the multiple geographic, economic and cultural aspects of 
Native American residential design and construction. HUD sought 
applications in four broad areas: demonstration; technical assistance; 
curriculum development/training; and information dissemination related 
to sustainable construction in the Native Community. Activities 
performed under the Sustainable Construction in Indian Country Small 
Grant Program should document the impact of one or more innovative 
approaches to sustainable construction in Indian Country, identify a 
set of lessons learned, and then develop, deploy or distribute a tool 
highlighting those lessons. Grants could range from $50,000 to 
$100,000. Grants are awarded for up to a two-year period.
    The Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance number for this program 
is 14.525.
    On February 5, 2013, HUD posted a Notice of Funds Availability 
(NOFA) for the Fiscal Year 2012 Transformation Initiative: Sustainable 
Construction in Indian Country Small Grant Program on Grants.gov. The 
Department reviewed, evaluated and scored the applications received 
based on the criteria in the NOFA. As a result, HUD has funded the 
applications announced below, and in accordance with Section 
102(a)(4)(C) of the Department of Housing and Urban Development Reform 
Act of 1989 (103 Stat. 1987, U.S.C. 3545).

    Dated: June 7, 2013.
Jean Lin Pao,
General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Policy Development and Research.

Attachment

List of Awardees for Grant Assistance Under the Fiscal Year (FY) 2012 
Sustainable Construction in Indian Country Small Grant Program Funding 
Competition, by Institution, Address, and Grant Amount

    1. Enterprise Community Partners, 10227 Wincopin Circle, Columbia, 
MD, 21044-3400. Grant: $100,000.
    2. Sault Tribe Housing Authority, 154 Parkside, Kincheloe, Michigan 
49788-0000. Grant: $100,000.
    3. The Regents of the University of Colorado, 3100 Marine Street, 
Room 479, Boulder, Colorado 80303-1058. Grant: $100,000.
    4. Aleutian Housing Authority, 520 E. 32nd Avenue, Anchorage, 
Alaska 99503-4104. Grant: $100,000.

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