Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Employment and Training Administration Disaster Unemployment Assistance Handbook, 56606-56607 [2014-22405]

Download as PDF 56606 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 183 / Monday, September 22, 2014 / Notices asabaliauskas on DSK5VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES additional substantive information about this ICR, see the related notice published in the Federal Register on March 20, 2014 (79 FR 15612). Interested parties are encouraged to send comments to the OMB, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs at the address shown in the ADDRESSES section within thirty (30) days of publication of this notice in the Federal Register. In order to help ensure appropriate consideration, comments should mention OMB Control Number 1205–0268. The OMB is particularly interested in comments that: • Evaluate 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; • Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; • Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and • Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. Agency: DOL–ETA. Title of Collection: Alien Claims Activity Report. OMB Control Number: 1205–0268. Affected Public: State, Local, and Tribal Governments. Total Estimated Number of Respondents: 53. Total Estimated Number of Responses: 212. Total Estimated Annual Time Burden: 212 hours. Total Estimated Annual Other Costs Burden: $0. Dated: September 15, 2014. Michel Smyth, Departmental Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2014–22404 Filed 9–19–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FW–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:07 Sep 19, 2014 Jkt 232001 toll-free numbers) or sending an email to DOL_PRA_PUBLIC@dol.gov. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Office of the Secretary Authority: 44 U.S.C. 3507(a)(1)(D). Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Employment and Training Administration Disaster Unemployment Assistance Handbook ACTION: Notice. The Department of Labor (DOL) is submitting the Employment and Training Administration (ETA) sponsored information collection request (ICR) revision titled, ‘‘Employment and Training Administration Disaster Unemployment Assistance Handbook,’’ to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval for use in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.). Public comments on the ICR are invited. DATES: The OMB will consider all written comments that agency receives on or before October 22, 2014. ADDRESSES: A copy of this ICR with applicable supporting documentation; including a description of the likely respondents, proposed frequency of response, and estimated total burden may be obtained free of charge from the RegInfo.gov Web site at http:// www.reginfo.gov/public/do/ PRAViewICR?ref_nbr=201404-1205-004 (this link will only become active on the day following publication of this notice) or by contacting Michel Smyth by telephone at 202–693–4129, TTY 202– 693–8064, (these are not toll-free numbers) or sending an email to DOL_ PRA_PUBLIC@dol.gov. Submit comments about this request by mail or courier to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attn: OMB Desk Officer for DOL–ETA, Office of Management and Budget, Room 10235, 725 17th Street NW., Washington, DC 20503; by Fax: 202– 395–5806 (this is not a toll-free number); or by email: OIRA_ submission@omb.eop.gov. Commenters are encouraged, but not required, to send a courtesy copy of any comments by mail or courier to the U.S. Department of Labor-OASAM, Office of the Chief Information Officer, Attn: Departmental Information Compliance Management Program, Room N1301, 200 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20210; or by email: DOL_PRA_PUBLIC@dol.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Michel Smyth by telephone at 202–693– 4129, TTY 202–693–8064, (these are not SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00052 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 This ICR seeks approval under the PRA for revisions to the Employment and Training Administration Disaster Unemployment Assistance Handbook, which includes Reporting Form ETA– 902. Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act sections 410 and 423 provide for assistance to eligible individuals who are unemployed due to a major disaster. State Workforce Agencies through individual agreements with the Secretary of Labor, act as agents of the Federal government in providing Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA) to eligible applicants who are unemployed as a direct result of a major disaster. Form ETA–902 is a monthly report submitted by a State on DUA program activities once the President declares a disaster. Form ETA–902 is prescribed pursuant to regulations 20 CFR 625.8 and 625.9 and is necessary for oversight of the DUA program. This information collection has been classified as a revision, because Form 902–A has been discontinued. Form 902–A was designed specifically for the Gulf Coast Oil Spill. The time has passed for submitting Form 902–A; consequently, its continuance no longer has practical utility. Social Security Act section 303(a)(6) authorizes this information collection. See 42 U.S.C. 503(a)(6). This information collection is subject to the PRA. A Federal agency generally cannot conduct or sponsor a collection of information, and the public is generally not required to respond to an information collection, unless it is approved by the OMB under the PRA and displays a currently valid OMB Control Number. In addition, notwithstanding any other provisions of law, no person shall generally be subject to penalty for failing to comply with a collection of information that does not display a valid Control Number. See 5 CFR 1320.5(a) and 1320.6. The DOL obtains OMB approval for this information collection under Control Number 1205–0051. The current approval is scheduled to expire on September 30, 2014; however, the DOL notes that existing information collection requirements submitted to the OMB receive a month-to-month extension while they undergo review. New requirements would only take effect upon OMB approval. For additional substantive information about this ICR, see the related notice SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\22SEN1.SGM 22SEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 183 / Monday, September 22, 2014 / Notices published in the Federal Register on March 20, 2014 (79 FR 15614). Interested parties are encouraged to send comments to the OMB, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs at the address shown in the ADDRESSES section within thirty (30) days of publication of this notice in the Federal Register. In order to help ensure appropriate consideration, comments should mention OMB Control Number 1205–0051. The OMB is particularly interested in comments that: • Evaluate 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; • Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; • Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and • Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. Agency: DOL–ETA. Title of Collection: Employment and Training Administration Disaster Unemployment Assistance Handbook. OMB Control Number: 1205–0051. Affected Public: State, Local, and Tribal Governments. Total Estimated Number of Respondents: 30. Total Estimated Number of Responses: 210. Total Estimated Annual Time Burden: 210 hours. Total Estimated Annual Other Costs Burden: $0. Dated: September 12, 2014. Michel Smyth, Departmental Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2014–22405 Filed 9–19–14; 8:45 am] asabaliauskas on DSK5VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES BILLING CODE 4510–FW–P NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION [Notice: 14–096] NASA Advisory Council; Science Committee; Earth Science Subcommittee; Meeting National Aeronautics and Space Administration. AGENCY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:07 Sep 19, 2014 Jkt 232001 ACTION: Notice of meeting. This is an amended version of NASA’s earlier Federal Register Notice (14–094) previously published on September 15, 2014 (page 55016). 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The agenda for the meeting includes the following topic: —Earth Science Division Research Performance for Fiscal Year 2014. It is imperative that the meeting be held on these dates to accommodate the scheduling priorities of the key participants. SUMMARY: Patricia D. Rausch, Advisory Committee Management Officer, National Aeronautics and Space Administration. [FR Doc. 2014–22458 Filed 9–19–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7510–13–P NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION Committee on Equal Opportunities in Science and Engineering; Notice of Meeting In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L.92– 463, as amended), the National Science Foundation announces the following meeting: Name: Committee on Equal Opportunities in Science and Engineering (1173). Dates/Time: October 16, 2014, 10:00 a.m.–3:30 p.m. Place: National Science Foundation (NSF), 4201 Wilson Boulevard, Room 1235, Arlington, VA 22230. 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Agenda: Thursday, October 16, 2014 Opening Statement by the CEOSE Chair Presentations and Discussions • Update of Broadening Participation Activities by the CEOSE Executive Liaison • Presentation of Pathways to Broadening Participation in Response to the CEOSE 2011–2012 Recommendation • Discussion of the 2013–2014 Biennial CEOSE Report • Discussion with Dr. France Cordova, Director of the National Science Foundation • Reports of CEOSE Liaisons to NSF Advisory Committees • Discussion by Federal Agency Liaisons About Interagency Broadening Participation Activities • Discussion on CEOSE Unfinished Business and New Business Note: CEOSE AC members will participate virtually. Dated: September 8, 2014. Crystal Robinson, Acting, Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2014–21703 Filed 9–19–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7555–01–M NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION Proposal Review Panel for Materials Research; Notice of Meeting In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. 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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Office of the Secretary


Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB 
Review; Comment Request; Employment and Training Administration 
Disaster Unemployment Assistance Handbook

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Department of Labor (DOL) is submitting the Employment and 
Training Administration (ETA) sponsored information collection request 
(ICR) revision titled, ``Employment and Training Administration 
Disaster Unemployment Assistance Handbook,'' to the Office of 
Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval for use in 
accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 
3501 et seq.). Public comments on the ICR are invited.

DATES: The OMB will consider all written comments that agency receives 
on or before October 22, 2014.

ADDRESSES: A copy of this ICR with applicable supporting documentation; 
including a description of the likely respondents, proposed frequency 
of response, and estimated total burden may be obtained free of charge 
from the RegInfo.gov Web site at http://www.reginfo.gov/public/do/
PRAViewICR?refnbr=201404-1205-004 (this link will only become 
active on the day following publication of this notice) or by 
contacting Michel Smyth by telephone at 202-693-4129, TTY 202-693-8064, 
(these are not toll-free numbers) or sending an email to 
DOLPRAPUBLIC@dol.gov.
    Submit comments about this request by mail or courier to the Office 
of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attn: OMB Desk Officer for DOL-
ETA, Office of Management and Budget, Room 10235, 725 17th Street NW., 
Washington, DC 20503; by Fax: 202-395-5806 (this is not a toll-free 
number); or by email: OIRAsubmission@omb.eop.gov. Commenters 
are encouraged, but not required, to send a courtesy copy of any 
comments by mail or courier to the U.S. Department of Labor-OASAM, 
Office of the Chief Information Officer, Attn: Departmental Information 
Compliance Management Program, Room N1301, 200 Constitution Avenue NW., 
Washington, DC 20210; or by email: 
DOLPRAPUBLIC@dol.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Michel Smyth by telephone at 202-693-
4129, TTY 202-693-8064, (these are not toll-free numbers) or sending an 
email to DOLPRAPUBLIC@dol.gov.

    Authority:  44 U.S.C. 3507(a)(1)(D).

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This ICR seeks approval under the PRA for 
revisions to the Employment and Training Administration Disaster 
Unemployment Assistance Handbook, which includes Reporting Form ETA-
902. Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act 
sections 410 and 423 provide for assistance to eligible individuals who 
are unemployed due to a major disaster. State Workforce Agencies 
through individual agreements with the Secretary of Labor, act as 
agents of the Federal government in providing Disaster Unemployment 
Assistance (DUA) to eligible applicants who are unemployed as a direct 
result of a major disaster. Form ETA-902 is a monthly report submitted 
by a State on DUA program activities once the President declares a 
disaster. Form ETA-902 is prescribed pursuant to regulations 20 CFR 
625.8 and 625.9 and is necessary for oversight of the DUA program. This 
information collection has been classified as a revision, because Form 
902-A has been discontinued. Form 902-A was designed specifically for 
the Gulf Coast Oil Spill. The time has passed for submitting Form 902-
A; consequently, its continuance no longer has practical utility. 
Social Security Act section 303(a)(6) authorizes this information 
collection. See 42 U.S.C. 503(a)(6).
    This information collection is subject to the PRA. A Federal agency 
generally cannot conduct or sponsor a collection of information, and 
the public is generally not required to respond to an information 
collection, unless it is approved by the OMB under the PRA and displays 
a currently valid OMB Control Number. In addition, notwithstanding any 
other provisions of law, no person shall generally be subject to 
penalty for failing to comply with a collection of information that 
does not display a valid Control Number. See 5 CFR 1320.5(a) and 
1320.6. The DOL obtains OMB approval for this information collection 
under Control Number 1205-0051. The current approval is scheduled to 
expire on September 30, 2014; however, the DOL notes that existing 
information collection requirements submitted to the OMB receive a 
month-to-month extension while they undergo review. New requirements 
would only take effect upon OMB approval. For additional substantive 
information about this ICR, see the related notice

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published in the Federal Register on March 20, 2014 (79 FR 15614).
    Interested parties are encouraged to send comments to the OMB, 
Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs at the address shown in 
the ADDRESSES section within thirty (30) days of publication of this 
notice in the Federal Register. In order to help ensure appropriate 
consideration, comments should mention OMB Control Number 1205-0051. 
The OMB is particularly interested in comments that:
     Evaluate 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;
     Evaluate the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the 
burden of the proposed collection of information, including the 
validity of the methodology and assumptions used;
     Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information to be collected; and
     Minimize the burden of the collection of information on 
those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate 
automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection 
techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting 
electronic submission of responses.
    Agency: DOL-ETA.
    Title of Collection: Employment and Training Administration 
Disaster Unemployment Assistance Handbook.
    OMB Control Number: 1205-0051.
    Affected Public: State, Local, and Tribal Governments.
    Total Estimated Number of Respondents: 30.
    Total Estimated Number of Responses: 210.
    Total Estimated Annual Time Burden: 210 hours.
    Total Estimated Annual Other Costs Burden: $0.

    Dated: September 12, 2014.
Michel Smyth,
Departmental Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 2014-22405 Filed 9-19-14; 8:45 am]
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