30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Section 8 Management Assessment Program (SEMAP) Certification, 52964 [2013-20835]

Download as PDF 52964 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 166 / Tuesday, August 27, 2013 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5683–N–80] 30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Section 8 Management Assessment Program (SEMAP) Certification Office of the Chief Information Officer, HUD. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: HUD has submitted the proposed information collection requirement described below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act. The purpose of this notice is to allow for an additional 30 days of public comment. DATES: Comments Due Date: September 26, 2013. ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name and/or OMB SUMMARY: Control Number and should be sent to: HUD Desk Officer, Office of Management and Budget, New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503; fax: 202–395–5806. Email: OIRA_Submission@omb.eop.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Colette Pollard, Reports Management Officer, QDAM, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW., Washington, DC 20410; email Colette Pollard at Colette.Pollard@hud.gov or telephone 202–402–3400. Persons with hearing or speech impairments may access this number through TTY by calling the tollfree Federal Relay Service at (800) 877– 8339. This is not a toll-free number. Copies of available documents submitted to OMB may be obtained from Ms. Pollard. This notice informs the public that HUD has submitted to OMB a request for approval of the information collection described in Section A. The Federal SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Number of respondents Information collection SEMAP Certification ................................ Corrective Action Plan ............................. Report on Correction of SEMAP Deficiency ................................................... Total Estimated Annual Burden Hours ............................................. tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Burden hour per response Annual burden hours 2,302 100 12 10 575 1 575 2 1,150 ........................ ........................ ........................ ........................ ........................ Annual cost 27,624 800 Authority Section 3507 of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35. Jkt 229001 Title of Information Collection: Section 8 Management Assessment Program (SEMAP) Certification. OMB Approval Number: 2577–0215. Type of Request: Extension without of a currently approved collection. Form Number: HUD–52648. Description of the need for the information and proposed use: Program regulations at 24 CFR Part 985 set forth the requirements of the SEMAP that include a certification of Indicators reflecting performance. Through this assessment, HUD can improve oversight of the Housing Choice Voucher program and target monitoring and assistance to public housing agencies (PHA) that need the most improvement and pose the greatest risk. PHAs designated as troubled must implement corrective action plans for improvements. 1 1 This notice is soliciting comments from members of the public and affected parties concerning the collection of information described in Section A on the following: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) The accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (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 those who are to respond; including through the use of appropriate automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. HUD encourages interested parties to submit comment in response to these questions. 15:54 Aug 26, 2013 Responses per annum A. Overview of Information Collection 2,302 80 B. Solicitation of Public Comment VerDate Mar<15>2010 Frequency of response Register notice that solicited public comment on the information collection for a period of 60 days was published on June 11, 2013. Dated: August 21, 2013. Colette Pollard, Department Reports Management Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. 2013–20835 Filed 8–26–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [FR–5734–N–01] Availability of HUD’s Fiscal Years 2011 and 2012 Service Contract Inventories Office of the Chief Procurement Officer, HUD. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: This notice advises of the availability to the public of service contracts awarded by HUD in Fiscal Years (FY) 2011 and 2012. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Lisa D. Maguire, Assistant Chief Procurement Officer, Office of Policy, Oversight, and Systems, Office of the Chief Procurement Officer, Department of Housing and Urban Development, SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00069 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 $29,574 451 7th Street SW., Washington, DC 20410; telephone number 202–708–0294 (this is not a toll-free number) and fax number 202–708–8912. Persons with hearing or speech impairments may access Mr. Blocker’s telephone number via TTY by calling the toll-free Federal Relay Service at 800–877–8339. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In accordance with section 743 of Division C of the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2010 (Pub. L. 111–117, approved December 16, 2009, 123 Stat. 3034, at 123 Stat. 3216), HUD is publishing this notice to advise the public of service contracts inventories that were awarded in FY 2011 and FY 2012. The inventories are organized by function and are reviewed by HUD to better understand how contracted services are used to support HUD’s primary mission, to insure HUD maintains an adequate workforce for operations and to research whether contractors were performing inherently governmental functions. The inventory was developed in accordance with guidance issued on November 5, 2010 by the Office of Management and Budget’s Office E:\FR\FM\27AUN1.SGM 27AUN1

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DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

[Docket No. FR-5683-N-80]


30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Section 8 
Management Assessment Program (SEMAP) Certification

AGENCY: Office of the Chief Information Officer, HUD.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: HUD has submitted the proposed information collection 
requirement described below to the Office of Management and Budget 
(OMB) for review, in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act. The 
purpose of this notice is to allow for an additional 30 days of public 
comment.

DATES: Comments Due Date: September 26, 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: HUD Desk Officer, Office of 
Management and Budget, New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 
20503; fax: 202-395-5806. Email: OIRA_Submission@omb.eop.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Colette Pollard, Reports Management 
Officer, QDAM, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th 
Street SW., Washington, DC 20410; email Colette Pollard at 
Colette.Pollard@hud.gov or telephone 202-402-3400. Persons with hearing 
or speech impairments may access this number through TTY by calling the 
toll-free Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. This is not a toll-
free number. Copies of available documents submitted to OMB may be 
obtained from Ms. Pollard.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This notice informs the public that HUD has 
submitted to OMB a request for approval of the information collection 
described in Section A. The Federal Register notice that solicited 
public comment on the information collection for a period of 60 days 
was published on June 11, 2013.

A. Overview of Information Collection

    Title of Information Collection: Section 8 Management Assessment 
Program (SEMAP) Certification.
    OMB Approval Number: 2577-0215.
    Type of Request: Extension without of a currently approved 
collection.
    Form Number: HUD-52648.
    Description of the need for the information and proposed use: 
Program regulations at 24 CFR Part 985 set forth the requirements of 
the SEMAP that include a certification of Indicators reflecting 
performance. Through this assessment, HUD can improve oversight of the 
Housing Choice Voucher program and target monitoring and assistance to 
public housing agencies (PHA) that need the most improvement and pose 
the greatest risk. PHAs designated as troubled must implement 
corrective action plans for improvements.

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                                                             Number of     Frequency of    Responses per    Burden hour    Annual burden
                 Information collection                     respondents      response          annum       per response        hours        Annual cost
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SEMAP Certification.....................................           2,302               1           2,302              12          27,624
Corrective Action Plan..................................              80               1             100              10             800
Report on Correction of SEMAP Deficiency................             575               1             575               2           1,150
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    Total Estimated Annual Burden Hours.................  ..............  ..............  ..............  ..............  ..............         $29,574
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B. Solicitation of Public Comment

    This notice is soliciting comments from members of the public and 
affected parties concerning the collection of information described in 
Section A on the following:
    (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for 
the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including 
whether the information will have practical utility; (2) The accuracy 
of the agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of 
information; (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 those who are to respond; including 
through the use of appropriate automated collection techniques or other 
forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission 
of responses. HUD encourages interested parties to submit comment in 
response to these questions.

     Authority Section 3507 of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 
44 U.S.C. Chapter 35.

    Dated: August 21, 2013.
 Colette Pollard,
Department Reports Management Officer, Office of the Chief Information 
Officer.
[FR Doc. 2013-20835 Filed 8-26-13; 8:45 am]
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