Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request, 13678-13679 [2014-05206]

Download as PDF emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES 13678 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 47 / Tuesday, March 11, 2014 / Notices ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including the use of information technology; and (e) whether small businesses are affected by these collections. In this notice, NARA is soliciting comments concerning the following information collections: 1. Title: Statistical Research in Archival Records Containing Personal Information. OMB number: 3095–0002. Agency form number: None. Type of review: Regular. Affected public: Individuals. Estimated number of respondents: 1. Estimated time per response: 7 hours. Frequency of response: On occasion. Estimated total annual burden hours: 7 hours. Abstract: The information collection is prescribed by 36 CFR 1256.28 and 36 CFR 1256.56. Respondents are researchers who wish to do biomedical statistical research in archival records containing highly personal information. NARA needs the information to evaluate requests for access to ensure that the requester meets the criteria in 36 CFR 1256.28 and that the proper safeguards will be made to protect the information. 2. Title: Request to use personal paper-to-paper copiers at the National Archives at the College Park facility. OMB number: 3095–0035. Agency form number: None. Type of review: Regular. Affected public: Business or other forprofit. Estimated number of respondents: 5. Estimated time per response: 3 hours. Frequency of response: On occasion. Estimated total annual burden hours: 15 hours. Abstract: The information collection is prescribed by 36 CFR 1254.86. Respondents are organizations that want to make paper-to-paper copies of archival holdings with their personal copiers. NARA uses the information to determine whether the request meets the criteria in 36 CFR 1254.86 and to schedule the limited space available. Dated: February 26, 2014. Michael L. Wash, Executive for Information Services/CIO. [FR Doc. 2014–05207 Filed 3–10–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7515–01–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:22 Mar 10, 2014 Jkt 232001 NATIONAL ARCHIVES AND RECORDS ADMINISTRATION [NARA–2014–019] Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). ACTION: Notice; Information Collections. AGENCY: NARA is giving public notice that the agency proposes to request extension of two currently approved information collections. The first information collection is used to advise requesters of (1) the correct procedures to follow when requesting certified copies of records for use in civil litigation or criminal actions in courts of law, and (2) the information to be provided so that records may be identified. The second information collection is used when veterans, dependents, and other authorized individuals request information from or copies of documents in military personnel, military medical, and dependent medical records. The public is invited to comment on the proposed information collection pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. DATES: Written comments must be received on or before May 12, 2014 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Comments should be sent to: Paperwork Reduction Act Comments (ISSD), Room 4400, National Archives and Records Administration, 8601 Adelphi Rd, College Park, MD 20740– 6001; or faxed to 301–713–7409; or electronically mailed to tamee.fechhelm@nara.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the proposed information collections and supporting statements should be directed to Tamee Fechhelm at telephone number 301–837–1694, or fax number 301–713–7409. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13), NARA invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on proposed information collections. The comments and suggestions should address one or more of the following points: (a) whether the proposed information collections are necessary for the proper performance of the functions of NARA; (b) the accuracy of NARA’s estimate of the burden of the proposed information collections; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00069 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 information on respondents, including the use of information technology; and (e) whether small businesses are affected by this collection. The comments that are submitted will be summarized and included in the NARA request for Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. In this notice, NARA is soliciting comments concerning the following information collections: 1. Title: Court Order Requirements. OMB number: 3095–0038. Agency form number: NA Form 13027. Type of review: Regular. Affected public: Veterans and former Federal civilian employees, their authorized representatives, state and local governments, and businesses. Estimated number of respondents: 5,000. Estimated time per response: 15 minutes. Frequency of response: On occasion. Estimated total annual burden hours: 1,250 hours. Abstract: The information collection is prescribed by 36 CFR 1228.164. In accordance with rules issued by the Office of Personnel Management, the National Personnel Records Center (NPRC) of NARA administers Official Personnel Folders (OPF) and Employee Medical Folders (EMF) of former Federal civilian employees. In accordance with rules issued by the Department of Defense and the Department of Transportation, the NPRC also administers military service records of veterans after discharge, retirement, and death, and the medical records of these veterans, current members of the Armed Forces, and dependents of Armed Forces personnel. The NA Form 13027, Court Order Requirements, is used to advise requesters of (1) the correct procedures to follow when requesting certified copies of records for use in civil litigation or criminal actions in courts of law and (2) the information to be provided so that records may be identified. 2. Title: Authorization for Release of Military Medical Patient Records, Request for Information Needed to Locate Medical Records, Request for Information Needed to Reconstruct Medical Data, and Questionnaire about Military Service. OMB number: 3095–0039. Agency form number: NA Forms 13036, 13042, 13055, and 13075. Type of review: Regular. Affected public: Veterans, their authorized representatives, state and local governments, and businesses. Estimated number of respondents: 79,800. E:\FR\FM\11MRN1.SGM 11MRN1 emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 47 / Tuesday, March 11, 2014 / Notices Estimated time per response: 5 minutes. Frequency of response: On occasion (when respondent wishes to request information from a military personnel, military medical, and dependent medical record). Estimated total annual burden hours: 6,650 hours. Abstract: The information collection is prescribed by 36 CFR 1228.164. In accordance with rules issued by the Department of Defense and the Department of Transportation (U.S. Coast Guard), the National Personnel Records Center (NPRC) of NARA administers military personnel and medical records of veterans after discharge, retirement, and death. In addition, NRPC administers the medical records of dependents of service personnel. When veterans, dependents, and other authorized individuals request information from or copies of documents in military personnel, military medical, and dependent medical records, they must provide on forms or in letters certain information about the veteran and the nature of the request. A major fire at the NPRC on July 12, 1973, destroyed numerous military records. If individuals’ requests involve records or information from records that may have been lost in the fire, requesters may be asked to complete NA Form 13075, Questionnaire about Military Service, or NA Form 13055, Request for Information Needed to Reconstruct Medical Data, so that NPRC staff can search alternative sources to reconstruct the requested information. Requesters who ask for medical records of dependents of service personnel and hospitalization records of military personnel are asked to complete NA Form 13042, Request for Information Needed to Locate Medical Records, so that NPRC staff can locate the desired records. Certain types of information contained in military personnel and medical records are restricted from disclosure unless the veteran provides a more specific release authorization than is normally required. Veterans are asked to complete NA Form 13036, Authorization for Release of Military Medical Patient Records, to authorize release to a third party of a restricted type of information found in the desired record. Dated: February 26, 2014. Michael L. Wash, Executive for Information Services/CIO. [FR Doc. 2014–05206 Filed 3–10–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7515–01–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:22 Mar 10, 2014 Jkt 232001 NATIONAL COUNCIL ON DISABILITY Sunshine Act Meetings The Members of the National Council on Disability (NCD) will hold a quarterly meeting on Monday, March 31, 2014, 11 a.m.–1 p.m. (Eastern). This meeting takes the place of the meeting previously noticed to have occurred on Monday, March 3, 2014, which was cancelled due to inclement weather. PLACE: The meeting will occur by phone. NCD staff will participate in the call from the NCD office at 1331 F Street NW., Suite 850, Washington, DC 20004. Interested parties may join the meeting in person at the NCD office or may join the phone line in a listening-only capacity (other than the period allotted for by-phone public comment) using the following call-in number: 888–428– 9490; Conference ID: 5307787; Conference Title: NCD Meeting; Host Name: Jeff Rosen. MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: The Council will receive reports from its standing committees; receive panel presentations from policy experts on the Affordable Care Act; and receive its annual ethics training. AGENDA: The times provided below are approximations for when each agenda item is anticipated to be discussed (all times Eastern): 11–11:30 a.m.—Call to Order and Council Committee Reports 11:30 a.m.–12:15 p.m.—Presentation on the Affordable Care Act (ACA), with presentations by Judy Solomon, Vice President for Health Policy, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities; Melissa Harris, Director, Division of Benefits and Coverage, Disabled and Elderly Health Programs Group, Center for Medicaid and CHIP Services, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services; Sharon Lewis, Principal Deputy Administrator, Administration for Community Living (ACL), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: 12:15–12:30 p.m.—Public Comment on the Affordable Care Act 12:30–1 p.m.—Annual Ethics Training for NCD Council Members and Staff 1:00 p.m.—Meeting Adjourned PUBLIC COMMENT: Due to NCD’s focus on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) on this Council call, the brief public comment period available by phone will be used to receive only comments related to ACA. All those who are interested in making public comment regarding ACA by phone must register in advance by emailing PublicComment@ncd.gov and TIME AND DATES: PO 00000 Frm 00070 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 13679 noting ‘‘Registration’’ in the subject line. Phone comment space is limited and will be accommodated on a firstregistered, first-acknowledged basis until the time is filled. Commenters will be asked to limit their remarks to three minutes and are welcome to submit more detailed comments to the Council via email. The Council always welcomes all comments, regardless of topic, via email. NCD encourages those interested in raising an issue or concern to the Council’s attention to email their thoughts to PublicComment@ncd.gov. CONTACT PERSON FOR MORE INFORMATION: Anne Sommers, NCD, 1331 F Street NW., Suite 850, Washington, DC 20004; 202–272–2004 (V), 202–272–2074 (TTY). ACCOMMODATIONS: A CART streamtext link has been arranged for this meeting. The web link to access CART is: http://www.streamtext.net/ text.aspx?event=033114NCD1100am. Those who plan to attend the meeting in-person and require accommodations should notify NCD as soon as possible to allow time to make arrangements. Please note: To help reduce exposure to fragrances for those with multiple chemical sensitivities, NCD requests that all those attending the meeting in person please refrain from wearing scented personal care products such as perfumes, hairsprays, colognes, and deodorants. Dated: March 7, 2014. Rebecca Cokley, Executive Director. [FR Doc. 2014–05357 Filed 3–7–14; 11:15 am] BILLING CODE 6820–MA–P NATIONAL FOUNDATION ON THE ARTS AND THE HUMANITIES Institute of Museum and Library Services Libraries and Broadband: Urgency and Impact; Public Hearing Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS). ACTION: Notice of public hearing; request for comments. AGENCY: The U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services is holding a public hearing, ‘‘Libraries and Broadband: Urgency and Impact,’’ to examine the need for high speed broadband in America’s libraries. The Institute of Museum and Library Services is charged with advising the President and Congress about the library, museum and information service needs of the American public. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\11MRN1.SGM 11MRN1

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NATIONAL ARCHIVES AND RECORDS ADMINISTRATION

[NARA-2014-019]


Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; 
Comment Request

AGENCY: National Archives and Records Administration (NARA).

ACTION: Notice; Information Collections.

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SUMMARY: NARA is giving public notice that the agency proposes to 
request extension of two currently approved information collections. 
The first information collection is used to advise requesters of (1) 
the correct procedures to follow when requesting certified copies of 
records for use in civil litigation or criminal actions in courts of 
law, and (2) the information to be provided so that records may be 
identified. The second information collection is used when veterans, 
dependents, and other authorized individuals request information from 
or copies of documents in military personnel, military medical, and 
dependent medical records. The public is invited to comment on the 
proposed information collection pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act 
of 1995.

DATES: Written comments must be received on or before May 12, 2014 to 
be assured of consideration.

ADDRESSES: Comments should be sent to: Paperwork Reduction Act Comments 
(ISSD), Room 4400, National Archives and Records Administration, 8601 
Adelphi Rd, College Park, MD 20740-6001; or faxed to 301-713-7409; or 
electronically mailed to tamee.fechhelm@nara.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or 
copies of the proposed information collections and supporting 
statements should be directed to Tamee Fechhelm at telephone number 
301-837-1694, or fax number 301-713-7409.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 
1995 (Pub. L. 104-13), NARA invites the general public and other 
Federal agencies to comment on proposed information collections. The 
comments and suggestions should address one or more of the following 
points: (a) whether the proposed information collections are necessary 
for the proper performance of the functions of NARA; (b) the accuracy 
of NARA's estimate of the burden of the proposed information 
collections; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of 
the information to be collected; (d) ways to minimize the burden of the 
collection of information on respondents, including the use of 
information technology; and (e) whether small businesses are affected 
by this collection. The comments that are submitted will be summarized 
and included in the NARA request for Office of Management and Budget 
(OMB) approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. In 
this notice, NARA is soliciting comments concerning the following 
information collections:
    1. Title: Court Order Requirements.
    OMB number: 3095-0038.
    Agency form number: NA Form 13027.
    Type of review: Regular.
    Affected public: Veterans and former Federal civilian employees, 
their authorized representatives, state and local governments, and 
businesses.
    Estimated number of respondents: 5,000.
    Estimated time per response: 15 minutes.
    Frequency of response: On occasion.
    Estimated total annual burden hours: 1,250 hours.
    Abstract: The information collection is prescribed by 36 CFR 
1228.164. In accordance with rules issued by the Office of Personnel 
Management, the National Personnel Records Center (NPRC) of NARA 
administers Official Personnel Folders (OPF) and Employee Medical 
Folders (EMF) of former Federal civilian employees. In accordance with 
rules issued by the Department of Defense and the Department of 
Transportation, the NPRC also administers military service records of 
veterans after discharge, retirement, and death, and the medical 
records of these veterans, current members of the Armed Forces, and 
dependents of Armed Forces personnel. The NA Form 13027, Court Order 
Requirements, is used to advise requesters of (1) the correct 
procedures to follow when requesting certified copies of records for 
use in civil litigation or criminal actions in courts of law and (2) 
the information to be provided so that records may be identified.
    2. Title: Authorization for Release of Military Medical Patient 
Records, Request for Information Needed to Locate Medical Records, 
Request for Information Needed to Reconstruct Medical Data, and 
Questionnaire about Military Service.
    OMB number: 3095-0039.
    Agency form number: NA Forms 13036, 13042, 13055, and 13075.
    Type of review: Regular.
    Affected public: Veterans, their authorized representatives, state 
and local governments, and businesses.
    Estimated number of respondents: 79,800.

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    Estimated time per response: 5 minutes.
    Frequency of response: On occasion (when respondent wishes to 
request information from a military personnel, military medical, and 
dependent medical record).
    Estimated total annual burden hours: 6,650 hours.
    Abstract: The information collection is prescribed by 36 CFR 
1228.164. In accordance with rules issued by the Department of Defense 
and the Department of Transportation (U.S. Coast Guard), the National 
Personnel Records Center (NPRC) of NARA administers military personnel 
and medical records of veterans after discharge, retirement, and death. 
In addition, NRPC administers the medical records of dependents of 
service personnel. When veterans, dependents, and other authorized 
individuals request information from or copies of documents in military 
personnel, military medical, and dependent medical records, they must 
provide on forms or in letters certain information about the veteran 
and the nature of the request. A major fire at the NPRC on July 12, 
1973, destroyed numerous military records. If individuals' requests 
involve records or information from records that may have been lost in 
the fire, requesters may be asked to complete NA Form 13075, 
Questionnaire about Military Service, or NA Form 13055, Request for 
Information Needed to Reconstruct Medical Data, so that NPRC staff can 
search alternative sources to reconstruct the requested information. 
Requesters who ask for medical records of dependents of service 
personnel and hospitalization records of military personnel are asked 
to complete NA Form 13042, Request for Information Needed to Locate 
Medical Records, so that NPRC staff can locate the desired records. 
Certain types of information contained in military personnel and 
medical records are restricted from disclosure unless the veteran 
provides a more specific release authorization than is normally 
required. Veterans are asked to complete NA Form 13036, Authorization 
for Release of Military Medical Patient Records, to authorize release 
to a third party of a restricted type of information found in the 
desired record.

    Dated: February 26, 2014.
Michael L. Wash,
Executive for Information Services/CIO.
[FR Doc. 2014-05206 Filed 3-10-14; 8:45 am]
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