30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Housing Choice Voucher Program, 73330-73331 [2014-28965]

Download as PDF 73330 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 237 / Wednesday, December 10, 2014 / Notices research topics and submit proposals in response to SBIR solicitations. In addition, DHS uses a web portal to review RFIs and register to submit a white paper or proposal in response to a specific BAA. The data collection forms standardize the collection of information that is necessary and sufficient for the DHS SBIR Program Office to meet its requirements under 15 U.S.C. 638. There has been no change in the information being collected. The reduction in the total annual burden is based on agency estimates. First, the estimate is based on the number of expected contract awards requiring the submission of information has been declining in the last three years. The Office of Management and Budget is particularly interested in comments which: 1. 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; 2. 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; 3. Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and 4. 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 submissions of responses. mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Analysis AGENCY: Office of the Chief Procurement Officer, DHS. Title: Solicitation of Proposal Information for Award of Public Contracts. OMB Number: 1600–0005. Frequency: Annually. Affected Public: Private Sector. Number of Respondents: 13,612. Estimated Time Per Respondent: 7 hours. Total Burden Hours: 285,852. Dated: December 4, 2014. Carlene C. Ileto, Executive Director, Enterprise Business Management Office. [FR Doc. 2014–28886 Filed 12–9–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–9B–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:48 Dec 09, 2014 Jkt 235001 Office of the Chief Information Officer, HUD. ACTION: Notice. 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 9, 2015. 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 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. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 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 August 21, 2014. Program establishes regulations for the administration of an installation program and establishes a new manufactured housing installation program for States that choose not to implement their own programs. HUD uses the information collected for the enforcement of the Model Installation Standards in each State that does not have an installation program established by State law to ensure that the minimum criteria of an installation program are met. Respondents: Program evaluation. Estimated Number of Responses: 6,796. Estimated Number of Responses: 265,761. Frequency of Response: Annually. Average Hours per Response: 8. Total Estimated Burdens: 148, 815. 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. DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5752–N–104] 30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Model Manufactured Home Installation Program Rules and Regulations AGENCY: SUMMARY: Authority: Section 3507 of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35. Dated: December 5, 2014. Colette Pollard, Department Reports Management Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. 2014–28962 Filed 12–9–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P A. Overview of Information Collection Title of Information Collection: Model Manufactured Home Installation Program Rules and Regulations. OMB Approval Number: 2502–0578. Type of Request: Extension. Form Number: HUD–305, HUD–306, HUD–308, HUD–309, HUD–312. Description of the need for the information and proposed use: The Manufactured Housing Installation PO 00000 Frm 00054 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5752–N–103] 30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Housing Choice Voucher Program Office of the Chief Information Officer, HUD. AGENCY: E:\FR\FM\10DEN1.SGM 10DEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 237 / Wednesday, December 10, 2014 / Notices ACTION: Notice. 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 9, 2015. 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 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. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This notice informs the public that HUD has submitted to OMB a request for approval of the information collection described in Section A. SUMMARY: Information collection The Federal Register notice that solicited public comment on the information collection for a period of 60 days was published on October 10, 2014. A. Overview of Information Collection Title of Information Collection: Housing Choice Voucher Program. OMB Approval Number: 2577–0169. Type of Request: Revision of a currently approved collection with change that eliminates financial forms. Form Number: HUD–52515, HUD– 52667, HUD–52580, HUD–52580–A, HUD–52517, HUD–52646, HUD–52665, HUD–52641, HUD–52641–A, HUD 52642, HUD 52649, HUD 52531A and B, HUD 52530A, HUD 52530B, HUD 52530C, HUD 52578B. Description of the need for the information and proposed use: Public Housing Agencies (PHA) will prepare an application for funding which specifies the number of units requested, as well as the PHA’s objectives and plans for administering the HCV program. The application is reviewed by HUD Headquarters and HUD Field Offices and ranked according to the PHA’s administrative capability, the need for housing assistance, and other factors specified in a notice of funding availability. The PHAs must establish a utility allowance schedule for all utilities and other services. Units must be inspected using HUD-prescribed forms to determine if the units meet the housing quality standards (HQS) of the HCV program. After the family is issued a HCV to search for a unit, the family must complete and submit to the PHA a Request for Tenancy Approval when 73331 it finds a unit which is suitable for its needs. Initial PHAs will use a standardized form to submit portability information to the receiving PHA who will also use the form for monthly portability billing. PHAs and owners will enter into HAP Contracts each providing information on rents, payments, certifications, notifications, and owner agreement in a form acceptable to the PHA. A tenancy addendum is included in the HAP contract as well as incorporated in the lease between the owner and the family. Families that participate in the Homeownership option will execute a statement regarding their responsibilities and execute contracts of sale including an additional contract of sale for new construction units. PHAs participating in the project-based voucher (PBV) program will enter into Agreements with developing owners, HAP contracts with the existing and New Construction/Rehabilitation owners, Statement of Family Responsibility with the family and a lease addendum will be provided for execution between the family and the owner. Respondents: State and Local Governments, businesses or other nonprofits. Estimated Number of Responses: 2,302 PHAs. Estimated Number of Responses: 2843,533. Frequency of Response: Varies by form. Average Hours per Response: .44 hours. Total Estimated Burdens: 1,274,089. Number of respondents Frequency of response Responses per annum Burden hour per response Annual burden hours Hourly cost per response Annual cost 2,302 Varies 2,843,533 .44 1,274,089 $20 $25,481,780 2,302 Varies 2,843,533 .44 1,274,089 20 25,481,780 Total .............................. mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD 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 Sep<11>2014 17:48 Dec 09, 2014 Jkt 235001 (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 3, 2014. Colette Pollard, Department Reports Management Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. 2014–28965 Filed 12–9–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P Authority: Section 3507 of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35. PO 00000 Frm 00055 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 E:\FR\FM\10DEN1.SGM 10DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 237 (Wednesday, December 10, 2014)]
[Notices]
[Pages 73330-73331]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-28965]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

[Docket No. FR-5752-N-103]


30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Housing Choice 
Voucher Program

AGENCY: Office of the Chief Information Officer, HUD.

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ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: 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 9, 2015.

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 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 toll-free 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.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 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 
10, 2014.

A. Overview of Information Collection

    Title of Information Collection: Housing Choice Voucher Program.
    OMB Approval Number: 2577-0169.
    Type of Request: Revision of a currently approved collection with 
change that eliminates financial forms.
    Form Number: HUD-52515, HUD-52667, HUD-52580, HUD-52580-A, HUD-
52517, HUD-52646, HUD-52665, HUD-52641, HUD-52641-A, HUD 52642, HUD 
52649, HUD 52531A and B, HUD 52530A, HUD 52530B, HUD 52530C, HUD 
52578B.
    Description of the need for the information and proposed use: 
Public Housing Agencies (PHA) will prepare an application for funding 
which specifies the number of units requested, as well as the PHA's 
objectives and plans for administering the HCV program. The application 
is reviewed by HUD Headquarters and HUD Field Offices and ranked 
according to the PHA's administrative capability, the need for housing 
assistance, and other factors specified in a notice of funding 
availability. The PHAs must establish a utility allowance schedule for 
all utilities and other services. Units must be inspected using HUD-
prescribed forms to determine if the units meet the housing quality 
standards (HQS) of the HCV program. After the family is issued a HCV to 
search for a unit, the family must complete and submit to the PHA a 
Request for Tenancy Approval when it finds a unit which is suitable for 
its needs. Initial PHAs will use a standardized form to submit 
portability information to the receiving PHA who will also use the form 
for monthly portability billing. PHAs and owners will enter into HAP 
Contracts each providing information on rents, payments, 
certifications, notifications, and owner agreement in a form acceptable 
to the PHA. A tenancy addendum is included in the HAP contract as well 
as incorporated in the lease between the owner and the family. Families 
that participate in the Homeownership option will execute a statement 
regarding their responsibilities and execute contracts of sale 
including an additional contract of sale for new construction units. 
PHAs participating in the project-based voucher (PBV) program will 
enter into Agreements with developing owners, HAP contracts with the 
existing and New Construction/Rehabilitation owners, Statement of 
Family Responsibility with the family and a lease addendum will be 
provided for execution between the family and the owner.
    Respondents: State and Local Governments, businesses or other non-
profits.
    Estimated Number of Responses: 2,302 PHAs.
    Estimated Number of Responses: 2843,533.
    Frequency of Response: Varies by form.
    Average Hours per Response: .44 hours.
    Total Estimated Burdens: 1,274,089.

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                                      Number of       Frequency of    Responses per   Burden hour per   Annual burden   Hourly cost per
     Information  collection         respondents        response          annum           response          hours           response       Annual  cost
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                                            2,302           Varies        2,843,533              .44        1,274,089              $20      $25,481,780
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Total............................           2,302           Varies        2,843,533              .44        1,274,089               20       25,481,780
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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 3, 2014.
Colette Pollard,
Department Reports Management Officer, Office of the Chief Information 
Officer.
[FR Doc. 2014-28965 Filed 12-9-14; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4210-67-P