Proposed Information Collection (Conduct the Point-of-Care Research Questionnaire); Activities Under OMB Review, 44624-44625 [2013-17709]

Download as PDF sroberts on DSK5SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 44624 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 142 / Wednesday, July 24, 2013 / Notices copies of the revenue procedure should be directed to Martha R. Brinson, at Internal Revenue Service, Room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20224, or through the internet at Martha.R.Brinson@irs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Automatic Data Processing. OMB Number: 1545–1595. Revenue Procedure Number: Revenue Procedure 98–25. Abstract: Revenue Procedure 98–25 provides taxpayers with comprehensive guidance on requirements for keeping and providing IRS access to electronic tax records. The revenue procedure requires taxpayers to retain electronic, or ‘‘machine-sensible’’ records, ‘‘so long as their contents may become material to the administration of the internal revenue laws.’’ Such materiality would continue, according to IRS, at least until the period of limitations, including extensions, expires for each tax year. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Individuals or households, business or other for-profit organizations, not-for-profit institutions, farms, Federal government, and state, local or tribal governments. Estimated Number of Respondents: 3,000. Estimated Time Per Respondent: 40 hours. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 120,000. 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 VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:35 Jul 23, 2013 Jkt 229001 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: June 17, 2013. Yvette Lawrence, IRS Reports Clearance Officer. Technology (OIT)’’, and at FOR FURTHER INFORMATION OR A COPY OF THE SUBMISSION CONTACT, removed ‘‘Records Management Service’’ and add, in its place ‘‘Enterprise Records Service’’. Robert C. McFetridge, Director, Office of Regulation Policy and Management, Office of the General Counsel, Department of Veterans Affairs. [FR Doc. 2013–17749 Filed 7–23–13; 8:45 am] [FR Doc. 2013–17691 Filed 7–23–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0619] DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–NEW (Conduct the Point-of-Care Research Questionnaire)] Inquiry Routing and Information System; Correction Office of Information and Technology, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice; correction. Proposed Information Collection (Conduct the Point-of-Care Research Questionnaire); Activities Under OMB Review AGENCY: AGENCY: SUMMARY: Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. Correction In FR Doc. 2013–16773, published on July 15, 2013, at 78FR42157, make the following corrections. On page 42157, in the first column, at the AGENCY heading, remove ‘‘Veterans Health Administration’’ and add, in its place, ‘‘Office of Information and Technology’’, in the SUMMARY, second column, remove Veterans Health Administration (VHA), and add, in its place, ‘‘Office of Information and In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501–3521), this notice announces that the Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs, will submit the collection of information abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The PRA submission describes the nature of the information collection and its expected cost and burden; it includes the actual data collection instrument. DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before August 23, 2013. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information through www.Regulations.gov; or to VA’s OMB Desk Officer, OMB Human Resources and Housing Branch, New Executive Office Building, Room 10235, Washington, DC 20503 (202) 395–7316. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900– NEW (Conduct the Point of Care Research Questionnaire)’’ in any correspondence. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Crystal Rennie, Enterprise Records Service (005R1B), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 632– 7492 or email: crystal.rennie@va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900– NEW (Conduct the Point-of-Care Research Questionnaire).’’ SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Conduct the Point-of-Care Research Questionnaire, VA Form 10– 10069. The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) published an information collection notice in a Federal Register on July 15, 2013 (78 FR 42157), that contained errors. In the SUMMARY section of the notice, VA announced that the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) had submitted the collection of information titled ‘‘Inquiry Routing and Information System (IRIS) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. It should have stated that the Office of Information and Technology (OIT) had submitted the collection of information to OMB. Also, at the AGENCY heading, VHA was named the sponsoring program office when the sponsoring program office is OIT. Lastly, we have corrected the office title of the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT person. Those errors are corrected by this notice. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Crystal Rennie, Enterprise Records Service (005R1B), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420, at (202) 632–7492. PO 00000 Frm 00106 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\24JYN1.SGM 24JYN1 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 142 / Wednesday, July 24, 2013 / Notices OMB Control Number: 2900–NEW (Conduct the Point-of-Care Research Questionnaire) Type of Review: New collection. Abstract: The data collected on VA Form 10–10069 will be used as a grant to evaluate patient and provider attitudes and willingness to participate in Point-of-Care Research (POC–R). POC–R is an intermediary approach to bridge the gap between clinical trials and observation studies. The POC–R provides a potential mechanism for improving the breadth and significant of clinical research programs in VA. The objectives of this study are twofold: (1) identify the barriers and facilitators to adoption of a Point-of-care research innovation program by assessing the perceptions and attitudes of patients; and (2) produce guidelines for VHA regarding implementation of POC–R. An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments on this collection of information was published on February 7, 2013 at pages 9108–9109. Affected Public: Individuals or Households. Estimated Annual Burden: 2,000 hours. Estimated Average Burden Per Respondent: 15 minutes. Frequency of Response: Annually. Estimated Number of Respondents: 8,000. Dated: July 18, 2013. By direction of the Secretary. Crystal Rennie, VA Clearance Officer, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. [FR Doc. 2013–17709 Filed 7–23–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Proposed Information Collection (Open Burn Pit Registry Airborne Hazard SelfAssessment Questionnaire) Activity; Extension of Comment Period Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. sroberts on DSK5SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:35 Jul 23, 2013 Jkt 229001 ACTION: Notice; Extension of Comment Period. The Veterans Health Administration (VHA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is extending the comment period for the notice published June 5, 2013 (78 FR 33894), and posting the draft questionnaire that was the subject of that notice, on the VA’s Web site. DATES: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection of information should be received on or before August 20, 2013. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information through the Federal Docket Management System (FDMS) at www.Regulations.gov; or to Cynthia Harvey-Pryor, Veterans Health Administration (10B4), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420 or email: cynthia.harvey-pryor@va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900—NEW, Open Burn Pit Registry Airborne Hazard Self-Assessment Questionnaire,’’ in any correspondence. During the comment period, comments may be viewed online through FDMS. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Cynthia Harvey-Pryor at (202) 461–5870 or Fax (202) 495–5397. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On June 5, 2013, VA published a notice in the Federal Register (78 FR 33894) (FR Doc. 2013–13224) announcing an opportunity for public comment on a proposed collection of certain information by VA. This notice solicited comments on a draft questionnaire to collect information to ascertain and monitor the health effects of service members’ exposure to toxic airborne chemicals and fumes caused by open burn pits. The notice listed a VA point of contact that provided the draft questionnaire to members of the public during the comment period. In response to a suggestion from several Members of Congress, VA has decided to post the draft questionnaire on our Web site at http:// www.publichealth.va.gov/docs/ exposures/draft-questionnaire-burn-pitregistry.pdf and http:// www.publichealth.va.gov/docs/ exposures/justification-burn-pitregistry.pdf and is extending the comment period for an additional 15 days, to August 20, 2013. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00107 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 44625 Dated: July 19, 2013. By direction of the Secretary. Crystal Rennie, Clearance Officer, Enterprise Records Service, Office of Information and Technology, Department of Veterans Affairs. [FR Doc. 2013–17784 Filed 7–23–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–NEW] Proposed Information Collection (Wrist Conditions Disability Benefits Questionnaire) Activity: Withdrawal Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice; withdrawal. AGENCY: The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) published a notice in a Federal Register on June 17, 2013 (78 FR 36307), inviting the public to comment on a proposed information collection titled ‘‘Wrist Conditions Disability Benefits Questionnaire, VA Form 21–0960M–16.’’ On June 18, 2013 (78 FR 36643), VA inadvertently published an identical notice for the same information collection. This document corrects that error by withdrawing the FR notice that published on June 18, 2013 (FR Doc 2013–14412). DATES: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection of information notice that published on June 17, 2013 (78 FR 36307) should be received on or before August 16, 2013. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Crystal Rennie, Enterprise Records Service (005R1B), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420, at (202) 632–7492. FR Doc. 2013–14412, published on June 18, 2011 (78 FR 36643), is withdrawn by this notice. SUMMARY: Robert C. McFetridge, Director, Office of Regulation Policy and Management, Office of the General Counsel, Department of Veterans Affairs. [FR Doc. 2013–17748 Filed 7–23–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P E:\FR\FM\24JYN1.SGM 24JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 142 (Wednesday, July 24, 2013)]
[Notices]
[Pages 44624-44625]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-17709]


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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS

[OMB Control No. 2900-NEW (Conduct the Point-of-Care Research 
Questionnaire)]


Proposed Information Collection (Conduct the Point-of-Care 
Research Questionnaire); Activities Under OMB Review

AGENCY: Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 
(44 U.S.C. 3501-3521), this notice announces that the Veterans Health 
Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs, will submit the 
collection of information abstracted below to the Office of Management 
and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The PRA submission describes 
the nature of the information collection and its expected cost and 
burden; it includes the actual data collection instrument.

DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before August 23, 2013.

ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information 
through www.Regulations.gov; or to VA's OMB Desk Officer, OMB Human 
Resources and Housing Branch, New Executive Office Building, Room 
10235, Washington, DC 20503 (202) 395-7316. Please refer to ``OMB 
Control No. 2900-NEW (Conduct the Point of Care Research 
Questionnaire)'' in any correspondence.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Crystal Rennie, Enterprise Records 
Service (005R1B), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue 
NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 632-7492 or email: 
crystal.rennie@va.gov. Please refer to ``OMB Control No. 2900-NEW 
(Conduct the Point-of-Care Research Questionnaire).''

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    Title: Conduct the Point-of-Care Research Questionnaire, VA Form 
10-10069.

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    OMB Control Number: 2900-NEW (Conduct the Point-of-Care Research 
Questionnaire)
    Type of Review: New collection.
    Abstract: The data collected on VA Form 10-10069 will be used as a 
grant to evaluate patient and provider attitudes and willingness to 
participate in Point-of-Care Research (POC-R). POC-R is an intermediary 
approach to bridge the gap between clinical trials and observation 
studies. The POC-R provides a potential mechanism for improving the 
breadth and significant of clinical research programs in VA. The 
objectives of this study are twofold: (1) identify the barriers and 
facilitators to adoption of a Point-of-care research innovation program 
by assessing the perceptions and attitudes of patients; and (2) produce 
guidelines for VHA regarding implementation of POC-R.
    An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required 
to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a 
currently valid OMB control number. The Federal Register Notice with a 
60-day comment period soliciting comments on this collection of 
information was published on February 7, 2013 at pages 9108-9109.
    Affected Public: Individuals or Households.
    Estimated Annual Burden: 2,000 hours.
    Estimated Average Burden Per Respondent: 15 minutes.
    Frequency of Response: Annually.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 8,000.

    Dated: July 18, 2013.

    By direction of the Secretary.
Crystal Rennie,
VA Clearance Officer, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.
[FR Doc. 2013-17709 Filed 7-23-13; 8:45 am]
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