Proposed Information Collection (Vetbiz Vendor Information Pages Verification Program) Activity: Comment Request, 4814-4815 [2014-01629]

Download as PDF 4814 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 19 / Wednesday, January 29, 2014 / Notices First-class mail to the United States Mint is put through an irradiation process to protect against biological contamination. Support materials put through this process may suffer irreversible damage. We encourage you to consider using alternate delivery services, especially when sending timesensitive material. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: William Norton, United States Mint Liaison to the CCAC; 801 Ninth Street NW.; Washington, DC 20220; or call 202–354–7458. Dated: January 23, 2014. Richard A. Peterson, Deputy Director, United States Mint. [FR Doc. 2014–01612 Filed 1–28–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0029] Proposed Information Collection (Offer To Purchase and Contract of Sale) Activity: Comment Request Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension without change of a currently approved collection, and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments on the information needed to acquire VA property. SUMMARY: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection of information should be received on or before March 31, 2014. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information through Federal Docket Management System (FDMS) at www.Regulations.gov or to Nancy J. Kessinger, Veterans Benefits Administration (20M35), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420 or email nancy.kessinger@va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0029’’ in any correspondence. During the comment tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES DATES: VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:05 Jan 28, 2014 Jkt 232001 period, comments may be viewed online through the FDMS. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Nancy J. Kessinger at (202) 632–8924 or FAX (202) 632–8924. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under the PRA of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13; 44 U.S.C. 3501–21), Federal agencies must obtain approval from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for each collection of information they conduct or sponsor. This request for comment is being made pursuant to Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the PRA. With respect to the following collection of information, VBA invites comments on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of VBA’s functions, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) the accuracy of VBA’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 respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of information technology. Titles: a. Offer To Purchase and Contract of Sale, VA Form 26–6705. b. Credit Statement of Prospective Purchaser, VA Form 26–6705b. c. Addendum to Offer to Purchase and Contract of Sale, VA Form 26–6705d. OMB Control Number: 2900–0029. Type of Review: Extension without change of a currently approved collection. Abstracts: a. VA Form 26–6705 is completed by private sector sales broker to submit an offer to purchase VA-acquired property on behalf of a prospective buyer. VA Form 26–6705 becomes a contract of sale if VA accepts the offer to purchase. It serves as a receipt for the prospective buyer for his/her earnest money deposit, describes the terms of sale, and eliminates the need for separate transmittal of a purchase offer. b. VA Form 26–6705b is used as a credit application to determine the prospective buyer creditworthiness in instances when the prospective buyer seeks VA vendee financing. In such sales, the offer to purchase will not be accepted until the buyer’s income and credit history have been verified and a loan analysis has been completed. c. VA Form 26–6705d is used in the state of Virginia. The form requires the buyer to be informed of the State’s law at or prior to closing the transaction. PO 00000 Frm 00160 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Affected Public: Individuals or households. Estimated Annual Burden: a. VA Form 26–6705—10,000 hours. b. VA Form 26–6705b—7,333 hours. c. VA Form 26–6705d—125 hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: a. VA Form 26–6705—20 minutes. b. VA Form 26–6705b—20 minutes. c. VA Form 26–6705d—5 minutes. Frequency of Response: On occasion. Estimated Number of Total Respondents: a. VA Form 26–6705—30,000. b. VA Form 26–6705b—22,000. c. VA Form 26–6705d—1,500. Dated: January 24, 2014. By direction of the Secretary: Crystal Rennie, ´ Departement Clearance Officer, Enterprise Records Service. [FR Doc. 2014–01708 Filed 1–28–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0675] Proposed Information Collection (Vetbiz Vendor Information Pages Verification Program) Activity: Comment Request Center for Verification and Evaluation (CVE), Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: Center for Verification and Evaluation (CVE), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed revision of a currently approved collection, and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments on information needed to identify veterans owned businesses. SUMMARY: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection of information should be received on or before March 31, 2014. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information through www.Regulations.gov; or Raymond Jackson (00VE), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420 or email: raymond.jackson@va.gov). Please refer DATES: E:\FR\FM\29JAN1.SGM 29JAN1 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 19 / Wednesday, January 29, 2014 / Notices tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0675’’ in any correspondence. During the comment period, comments may be viewed online through the Federal Docket Management System (FDMS) at www.Regulations.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Raymond Jackson at (202) 003–4001 or FAX (202) 632–8358. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under the PRA of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13; 44 U.S.C. 3501–3521), Federal agencies must obtain approval from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for each collection of information they conduct or sponsor. This request for comment is being made pursuant to Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the PRA. With respect to the following collection of information, CVE invites comments on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of CVE’s functions, including whether the VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:05 Jan 28, 2014 Jkt 232001 information will have practical utility; (2) the accuracy of CVE’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 respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of information technology. Title: Vetbiz Vendor Information Pages Verification Program, VA Form 0877. OMB Control Number: 2900–0675. Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection. Abstract: Vetbiz Vendor Information Pages Verification Program is used to assist federal agencies in identifying small businesses owned and controlled by veterans and service-connected disable veterans. The information is necessary to ensure that veteran own PO 00000 Frm 00161 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 4815 businesses are given the opportunity to participate in Federal contracts and receive contract solicitations information automatically. VA will use the data collected to verify small businesses as veteran-owned or servicedisabled veteran-owned. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit. Estimated Annual Burden: 10,000 hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 30 minutes. Frequency of Response: On occasion. Estimated Number of Respondents: 20,000. Dated: January 23, 2014. By direction of the Secretary. Crystal Rennie, VA Clearance Officer, Department of Veterans Affairs. [FR Doc. 2014–01629 Filed 1–28–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P E:\FR\FM\29JAN1.SGM 29JAN1

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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 19 (Wednesday, January 29, 2014)]
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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS

[OMB Control No. 2900-0675]


Proposed Information Collection (Vetbiz Vendor Information Pages 
Verification Program) Activity: Comment Request

AGENCY: Center for Verification and Evaluation (CVE), Department of 
Veterans Affairs.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: Center for Verification and Evaluation (CVE), Department of 
Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment 
on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under 
the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are 
required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each 
proposed collection of information, including each proposed revision of 
a currently approved collection, and allow 60 days for public comment 
in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments on information 
needed to identify veterans owned businesses.

DATES: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection 
of information should be received on or before March 31, 2014.

ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information 
through www.Regulations.gov; or Raymond Jackson (00VE), Department of 
Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420 or 
email: raymond.jackson@va.gov). Please refer

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to ``OMB Control No. 2900-0675'' in any correspondence. During the 
comment period, comments may be viewed online through the Federal 
Docket Management System (FDMS) at www.Regulations.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Raymond Jackson at (202) 003-4001 or 
FAX (202) 632-8358.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under the PRA of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-13; 44 
U.S.C. 3501-3521), Federal agencies must obtain approval from the 
Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for each collection of 
information they conduct or sponsor. This request for comment is being 
made pursuant to Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the PRA.
    With respect to the following collection of information, CVE 
invites comments on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information 
is necessary for the proper performance of CVE's functions, including 
whether the information will have practical utility; (2) the accuracy 
of CVE'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 respondents, including through the use 
of automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of 
information technology.
    Title: Vetbiz Vendor Information Pages Verification Program, VA 
Form 0877.
    OMB Control Number: 2900-0675.
    Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection.
    Abstract: Vetbiz Vendor Information Pages Verification Program is 
used to assist federal agencies in identifying small businesses owned 
and controlled by veterans and service-connected disable veterans. The 
information is necessary to ensure that veteran own businesses are 
given the opportunity to participate in Federal contracts and receive 
contract solicitations information automatically. VA will use the data 
collected to verify small businesses as veteran-owned or service-
disabled veteran-owned.
    Affected Public: Business or other for-profit.
    Estimated Annual Burden: 10,000 hours.
    Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 30 minutes.
    Frequency of Response: On occasion.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 20,000.

    Dated: January 23, 2014.
    By direction of the Secretary.
Crystal Rennie,
VA Clearance Officer, Department of Veterans Affairs.
[FR Doc. 2014-01629 Filed 1-28-14; 8:45 am]
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