60 Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection for Public Comment: Reporting for HUD Research, Evaluation, and Demonstration Cooperative Agreements, 79473-79474 [2013-31260]

Download as PDF 79473 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 250 / Monday, December 30, 2013 / Notices knowledge related to safe infant sleep behavior and implementation of outreach methods taught, and (4) assess program participants’ resource needs. The sub-studies for this generic will be small scale, designed to obtain results frequently and quickly to guide OMB approval is requested for 3 years. There are no costs to respondents other than their time. The total estimated annualized burden hours are 3,000. campaign development and implementation, inform campaign direction, and be used internally for campaign management purposes. NICHD’s current scope and capacity for STS generic sub-studies is non-existent and this request would fill this gap. Estimated Annualized Burden Hours TABLE 1—ESTIMATES FOR ANNUAL BURDEN HOURS Number of respondents Type of data collection instrument Frequency of response Average time per response Annual hour burden Focus Groups .................................................................................................. Pre/Post Test ................................................................................................... Survey .............................................................................................................. Interview ........................................................................................................... Tracking/Feedback Form ................................................................................. 500 2,500 2,500 500 1,500 1 1 1 1 1 1 15/60 15/60 1 30/60 500 625 625 500 750 Total .......................................................................................................... 7,500 ........................ ........................ 3,000 Dated: December 19, 2013. Sarah L. Glavin, Deputy Director, Office of Science Policy, Analysis, and Communications, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health. [FR Doc. 2013–31159 Filed 12–27–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4140–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5689–N–13] 60 Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection for Public Comment: Reporting for HUD Research, Evaluation, and Demonstration Cooperative Agreements Office of the Assistant Secretary for Policy Development and Research, HUD. ACTION: Notice of proposed information collection. AGENCY: 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. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal. DATES: Comment Due Date: February 28, 2014. ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this proposal. Comments should refer to maindgalligan on DSK5TPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: 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. This is not a toll-free number. Persons with hearing or speech impairments may access this number through TTY by calling the toll-free Federal Relay Service at (800) 877–8339. Copies of available documents submitted to OMB may be obtained from Ms. Pollard. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This notice informs the public that HUD is seeking approval from OMB for the information collection described in Section A. A. Overview of Information Collection Title of Proposal: Reporting for HUD Research, Evaluation, and Demonstration Cooperative Agreements. OMB Control Number: Pending. Description of the Need for the Information and Proposed Use: PD&R intends to establish cooperative agreements with qualified for-profit and nonprofit research organizations and universities to conduct research, demonstrations, and data analysis. Respondents (awardees) Quarterly Reports ............................................................................................ Other Reports .................................................................................................. VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:15 Dec 27, 2013 Jkt 232001 PO 00000 Frm 00084 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 PD&R will issue a Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) describing the cooperative research program. Management of PD&R cooperative agreements for research and demonstrations will require periodic reporting of progress. This information collection will be limited to recipients of cooperative agreements. Agency Form Numbers: No agency forms will be used. The quarterly reporting will be accomplished through a short narrative report. Members of the Affected Public: Forprofit and nonprofit organizations that apply to participate under the cooperative research agreements NOFA. HUD anticipates that approximately 8– 10 organizations will be selected for cooperative agreement award. Recipients of the cooperative agreements will be the sole members of the affected public for the reporting requirement. Estimate of the total number of hours needed to prepare the information collection including number of respondents, frequency of response, and hours of response: HUD anticipates that a maximum of 10 organizations will receive cooperative agreements. Quarterly progress reporting, other mandatory federal reporting and recordkeeping requirements are estimated at 36 labor hours annually for each awardee during the life of the agreement. The total estimated burden for progress reporting by all participants is 360 hours annually. Responses per respondent-year 10 10 E:\FR\FM\30DEN1.SGM 4 1 30DEN1 Hours per response 4 4 Total hours 160 40 79474 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 250 / Monday, December 30, 2013 / Notices Responses per respondent-year Respondents (awardees) Hours per response Total hours Recordkeeping ................................................................................................. 10 1 16 160 Annual paperwork burden ........................................................................ n/a n/a n/a 360 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: December 20, 2013. Jean Lin Pao, General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Policy Development and Research. [FR Doc. 2013–31260 Filed 12–27–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P 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. DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5683–N–106] 30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Father’s Day Office of the Chief Information Officer, HUD. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: 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 October 25, 2013. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 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: January 29, 2014. 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 SUMMARY: A. Overview of Information Collection Title of Information Collection: Father’s Day. OMB Approval Number: 2577–New. Type of Request: New collection. Form Number: None. Description of the need for the information and proposed use: Collection of information is necessary in order to determine how successful PHAs’ events are. This information will be included in the Executive Summary. Respondents (i.e. affected public): State, Local & Tribal Governments. Information collection Number of respondents Frequency of response Responses per annum Burden hour per response Annual burden hours Hourly cost per response Annual cost Total ............................. 400 1 400 1 400 $20 $8,000 maindgalligan on DSK5TPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 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 VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:15 Dec 27, 2013 Jkt 232001 (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. Dated: December 24, 2013. Colette Pollard, Department Reports Management Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. 2013–31256 Filed 12–27–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P Authority: Section 3507 of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. Chapters 35. PO 00000 Frm 00085 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 E:\FR\FM\30DEN1.SGM 30DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 250 (Monday, December 30, 2013)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

[Docket No. FR-5689-N-13]


60 Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection for Public 
Comment: Reporting for HUD Research, Evaluation, and Demonstration 
Cooperative Agreements

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

ACTION: Notice of proposed information collection.

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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. The Department 
is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal.

DATES: Comment Due Date: February 28, 2014.

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. This is not a toll-
free number. Persons with hearing or speech impairments may access this 
number through TTY by calling the toll-free Federal Relay Service at 
(800) 877-8339. Copies of available documents submitted to OMB may be 
obtained from Ms. Pollard.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This notice informs the public that HUD is 
seeking approval from OMB for the information collection described in 
Section A.

A. Overview of Information Collection

    Title of Proposal: Reporting for HUD Research, Evaluation, and 
Demonstration Cooperative Agreements.
    OMB Control Number: Pending.
    Description of the Need for the Information and Proposed Use: PD&R 
intends to establish cooperative agreements with qualified for-profit 
and nonprofit research organizations and universities to conduct 
research, demonstrations, and data analysis. PD&R will issue a Notice 
of Funding Availability (NOFA) describing the cooperative research 
program. Management of PD&R cooperative agreements for research and 
demonstrations will require periodic reporting of progress. This 
information collection will be limited to recipients of cooperative 
agreements.
    Agency Form Numbers: No agency forms will be used. The quarterly 
reporting will be accomplished through a short narrative report.
    Members of the Affected Public: For-profit and nonprofit 
organizations that apply to participate under the cooperative research 
agreements NOFA. HUD anticipates that approximately 8-10 organizations 
will be selected for cooperative agreement award. Recipients of the 
cooperative agreements will be the sole members of the affected public 
for the reporting requirement.
    Estimate of the total number of hours needed to prepare the 
information collection including number of respondents, frequency of 
response, and hours of response: HUD anticipates that a maximum of 10 
organizations will receive cooperative agreements. Quarterly progress 
reporting, other mandatory federal reporting and recordkeeping 
requirements are estimated at 36 labor hours annually for each awardee 
during the life of the agreement. The total estimated burden for 
progress reporting by all participants is 360 hours annually.

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                                                                   Responses per
                                                    Respondents     respondent-      Hours per      Total hours
                                                    (awardees)         year          response
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Quarterly Reports...............................              10               4               4             160
Other Reports...................................              10               1               4              40

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Recordkeeping...................................              10               1              16             160
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    Annual paperwork burden.....................             n/a             n/a             n/a             360
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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: December 20, 2013.
Jean Lin Pao,
General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Policy Development and Research.
[FR Doc. 2013-31260 Filed 12-27-13; 8:45 am]
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