Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission to OMB for Review and Approval; Public Comment Request, 61369-61370 [2013-24306]

Download as PDF 61369 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 192 / Thursday, October 3, 2013 / Notices midwifery) by budget year one and by budget year two. Need and Proposed Use of the Information: The Project Abstract is often distributed to provide information to the public and Congress. HRSA will use this information gathered from the tables in determining the amount of traineeship support to be awarded per student, per institution, and to succinctly capture data for the number of projected students for determining eligibility for Special Consideration and Statutory Funding Preference. Likely Respondents: Eligible applicants are schools of nursing, nursing centers, academic health centers, state or local governments, and other public or private nonprofit entities determined appropriate by the Secretary that submit an application and are accredited for the provision of primary care nurse practitioner and nurse midwifery programs by a national nurse education accrediting agency recognized by the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Education. The school must be located in the 50 states, the District of Columbia, Guam, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Northern Mariana Islands, American Samoa, the U.S. Virgin Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, or the Republic of Palau. Burden Statement: Burden in this context means the time expended by persons to generate, maintain, retain, disclose or provide the information requested. This includes the time needed to review instructions; to develop, acquire, install and utilize technology and systems for the purpose of collecting, validating and verifying information, processing and maintaining information, and disclosing and providing information; to train personnel and to be able to respond to a collection of information; to search data sources; to complete and review the collection of information; and to transmit or otherwise disclose the information. The total annual burden hours estimated for this ICR are summarized in the table below. TOTAL ESTIMATED ANNUALIZED BURDEN—HOURS Number responses per respondent Form name Grantee ............. Grantee ............. AENT application and attachments .................................. Table 1a: Rural, Underserved, or Public health Practice Settings: Graduate Data. Table 1b: Rural, Underserved, or Public health Practice Settings: Graduates Supported Data. Table 2a: Number of Projected Master Degree and Post Nursing Master’s Certificate Student to Receive Traineeship Support by Role (budget year 1 and budget year 2). Table 2b: Number of Projected Doctoral (PhD and/or DNP) Degree Nursing Students to Receive Traineeship Support by Role (budget year 1 and budget year 2). 70 70 1 1 49.2 3.19 3444 223 70 1 3.19 223 70 1 3.1 217 70 1 3.1 217 ........................................................................................... 70 ........................ ........................ 4324 Grantee ............. Grantee ............. Grantee ............. Total ........... Dated: September 26, 2013. Bahar Niakan, Director, Division of Policy and Information Coordination. [FR Doc. 2013–24308 Filed 10–2–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4165–15–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Comments on this ICR should be received within 30 days of this notice. Health Resources and Services Administration, HHS. ACTION: Notice. tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: In compliance with Section 3507(a)(1)(D) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) has submitted an Information 18:29 Oct 02, 2013 Jkt 232001 Submit your comments, including the Information Collection Request Title, to the desk officer for HRSA, either by email to OIRA_submission@omb.eop.gov or by fax to 202–395–5806. ADDRESSES: Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission to OMB for Review and Approval; Public Comment Request VerDate Mar<15>2010 Collection Request (ICR) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval. Comments submitted during the first public review of this ICR will be provided to OMB. OMB will accept further comments from the public during the review and approval period. DATES: Health Resources and Services Administration SUMMARY: Number of respondents Average burden per response (in hours) Type of respondent To request a copy of the clearance requests submitted to OMB for review, email the HRSA Information Collection Clearance Officer at paperwork@hrsa.gov or call (301) 443–1984. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Information Collection Request Title: Scholarships for Disadvantaged PO 00000 Frm 00049 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Total hour burden Students Application Program Specific Form. OMB No.: 0915–0149—Revision. Abstract: The purpose of the Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students (SDS) Program is to promote diversity among health profession students and practitioners by providing funds to eligible schools to provide scholarships to full-time, financially needy students from disadvantaged backgrounds enrolled in health professions and nursing programs. To qualify for participation in the SDS program, a school must be carrying out a program for recruiting and retaining students from disadvantaged backgrounds, including students who are members of racial and ethnic minority groups (section 737(d)(1)(B) of the Public Health Service Act). A school must meet the eligibility criteria to demonstrate that the program has achieved success based on the number and/or percentage of disadvantaged students who graduate from the school. In awarding SDS funds to eligible E:\FR\FM\03OCN1.SGM 03OCN1 61370 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 192 / Thursday, October 3, 2013 / Notices schools, funding points must be given to schools based on the proportion of graduate students practicing in primary care, the proportion of underrepresented minority students, and the proportion of graduates working in medically underserved communities (section 737(c) of the Public Health Service Act). Need and Proposed Use of Information: Information collected for the SDS application is needed by the Department to determine whether applicant schools meet the statutory and regulatory requirements, to determine eligibility for program participation, and to establish priority points for funding. Applicant schools are requested to complete an application for each discipline or program. Data are provided on the applicant school’s number of full-time student enrollment and its racial/ethnicity data, disadvantaged fulltime enrollment by class year, full-time students graduated, full-time disadvantaged students graduated, and full-time graduates serving in Medically Underserved Communities. Numbers of full-time graduates serving primary care must be provided only for schools of medicine, osteopathic medicine, dentistry, nursing (graduate degree program), physician assistants, dental hygiene, and mental and behavioral health. Each school will determine the eligibility of students based on financial need and whether a student is from a disadvantaged background. Likely Respondents: Schools that participate in the SDS program. Students must be from a disadvantaged background as defined by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and must be a citizen, national, or a lawful permanent resident of the United States (see definition at http:// www.hrsa.gov/loanscholarships/ scholarships/disadvantaged.html). Burden Statement: Burden in this context means the time expended by persons to generate, maintain, retain, disclose or provide the information requested. This includes the time needed to review instructions; to develop, acquire, install and utilize technology and systems for the purpose of collecting, validating and verifying information, processing and maintaining information, and disclosing and providing information; to train personnel and to be able to respond to a collection of information; to search data sources; to complete and review the collection of information; and to transmit or otherwise disclose the information. The total annual burden hours estimated for this ICR are summarized in the table below. TOTAL ESTIMATED ANNUALIZED BURDEN—HOURS Number of respondents Form name Number of responses per respondent Total responses Average burden per response (in hours) Total burden hours Application—Program Specific Form ................................... 400 1 400 22 8,800 Total .............................................................................. 400 1 400 22 8,800 Dated: September 26, 2013. Bahar Niakan, Director, Division of Policy and Information Coordination. [FR Doc. 2013–24306 Filed 10–2–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4165–15–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Health Resources and Services Administration National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program; List of Petitions Received Health Resources and Services Administration, HHS. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) is publishing this notice of petitions received under the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program (‘‘the Program’’), as required by Section 2112(b)(2) of the Public Health Service (PHS) Act, as amended. While the Secretary of Health and Human Services is named as the respondent in all proceedings brought by the filing of petitions for compensation under the Program, the United States Court of tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 18:29 Oct 02, 2013 Jkt 232001 Federal Claims is charged by statute with responsibility for considering and acting upon the petitions. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For information about requirements for filing petitions, and the Program in general, contact the Clerk, United States Court of Federal Claims, 717 Madison Place NW., Washington, DC 20005, (202) 357–6400. For information on HRSA’s role in the Program, contact the Director, National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program, 5600 Fishers Lane, Room 11C–26, Rockville, MD 20857; (301) 443–6593. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Program provides a system of no-fault compensation for certain individuals who have been injured by specified childhood vaccines. Subtitle 2 of Title XXI of the PHS Act, 42 U.S.C. 300aa– 10 et seq., provides that those seeking compensation are to file a petition with the U.S. Court of Federal Claims and to serve a copy of the petition on the Secretary of Health and Human Services, who is named as the respondent in each proceeding. The Secretary has delegated her responsibility under the Program to HRSA. The Court is directed by statute to appoint special masters who take evidence, conduct hearings as PO 00000 Frm 00050 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 appropriate, and make initial decisions as to eligibility for, and amount of, compensation. A petition may be filed with respect to injuries, disabilities, illnesses, conditions, and deaths resulting from vaccines described in the Vaccine Injury Table (the Table) set forth at Section 2114 of the PHS Act or as set forth at 42 CFR 100.3, as applicable. This Table lists for each covered childhood vaccine the conditions which may lead to compensation and, for each condition, the time period for occurrence of the first symptom or manifestation of onset or of significant aggravation after vaccine administration. Compensation may also be awarded for conditions not listed in the Table and for conditions that are manifested outside the time periods specified in the Table, but only if the petitioner shows that the condition was caused by one of the listed vaccines. Section 2112(b)(2) of the PHS Act, 42 U.S.C. 300aa–12(b)(2), requires that ‘‘[w]ithin 30 days after the Secretary receives service of any petition filed under section 2111 the Secretary shall publish notice of such petition in the Federal Register.’’ Set forth below is a list of petitions received by HRSA on August 1, 2013, through August 30, 2013. This list provides the name of E:\FR\FM\03OCN1.SGM 03OCN1

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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Health Resources and Services Administration


Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission to OMB for 
Review and Approval; Public Comment Request

AGENCY: Health Resources and Services Administration, HHS.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: In compliance with Section 3507(a)(1)(D) of the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995, the Health Resources and Services Administration 
(HRSA) has submitted an Information Collection Request (ICR) to the 
Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval. Comments 
submitted during the first public review of this ICR will be provided 
to OMB. OMB will accept further comments from the public during the 
review and approval period.

DATES: Comments on this ICR should be received within 30 days of this 
notice.

ADDRESSES: Submit your comments, including the Information Collection 
Request Title, to the desk officer for HRSA, either by email to OIRA_submission@omb.eop.gov or by fax to 202-395-5806.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To request a copy of the clearance 
requests submitted to OMB for review, email the HRSA Information 
Collection Clearance Officer at paperwork@hrsa.gov or call (301) 443-
1984.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    Information Collection Request Title: Scholarships for 
Disadvantaged Students Application Program Specific Form.
    OMB No.: 0915-0149--Revision.
    Abstract: The purpose of the Scholarships for Disadvantaged 
Students (SDS) Program is to promote diversity among health profession 
students and practitioners by providing funds to eligible schools to 
provide scholarships to full-time, financially needy students from 
disadvantaged backgrounds enrolled in health professions and nursing 
programs. To qualify for participation in the SDS program, a school 
must be carrying out a program for recruiting and retaining students 
from disadvantaged backgrounds, including students who are members of 
racial and ethnic minority groups (section 737(d)(1)(B) of the Public 
Health Service Act). A school must meet the eligibility criteria to 
demonstrate that the program has achieved success based on the number 
and/or percentage of disadvantaged students who graduate from the 
school. In awarding SDS funds to eligible

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schools, funding points must be given to schools based on the 
proportion of graduate students practicing in primary care, the 
proportion of underrepresented minority students, and the proportion of 
graduates working in medically underserved communities (section 737(c) 
of the Public Health Service Act).
    Need and Proposed Use of Information: Information collected for the 
SDS application is needed by the Department to determine whether 
applicant schools meet the statutory and regulatory requirements, to 
determine eligibility for program participation, and to establish 
priority points for funding. Applicant schools are requested to 
complete an application for each discipline or program. Data are 
provided on the applicant school's number of full-time student 
enrollment and its racial/ethnicity data, disadvantaged full-time 
enrollment by class year, full-time students graduated, full-time 
disadvantaged students graduated, and full-time graduates serving in 
Medically Underserved Communities. Numbers of full-time graduates 
serving primary care must be provided only for schools of medicine, 
osteopathic medicine, dentistry, nursing (graduate degree program), 
physician assistants, dental hygiene, and mental and behavioral health. 
Each school will determine the eligibility of students based on 
financial need and whether a student is from a disadvantaged 
background.
    Likely Respondents: Schools that participate in the SDS program. 
Students must be from a disadvantaged background as defined by the U.S. 
Department of Health and Human Services and must be a citizen, 
national, or a lawful permanent resident of the United States (see 
definition at http://www.hrsa.gov/loanscholarships/scholarships/disadvantaged.html).
    Burden Statement: Burden in this context means the time expended by 
persons to generate, maintain, retain, disclose or provide the 
information requested. This includes the time needed to review 
instructions; to develop, acquire, install and utilize technology and 
systems for the purpose of collecting, validating and verifying 
information, processing and maintaining information, and disclosing and 
providing information; to train personnel and to be able to respond to 
a collection of information; to search data sources; to complete and 
review the collection of information; and to transmit or otherwise 
disclose the information. The total annual burden hours estimated for 
this ICR are summarized in the table below.

                                    Total Estimated Annualized Burden--Hours
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                                     Number of       Number of         Total        burden per     Total burden
            Form name               respondents    responses per     responses     response  (in       hours
                                                    respondent                        hours)
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Application--Program Specific                400               1             400              22           8,800
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    Total.......................             400               1             400              22           8,800
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    Dated: September 26, 2013.
Bahar Niakan,
Director, Division of Policy and Information Coordination.
[FR Doc. 2013-24306 Filed 10-2-13; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4165-15-P